An RTO, which is registered with the Department of Education and Training, ensures the successful operation of a trainee or apprentices agreed Training Program Outline. The RTO is responsible for the quality of training and assessment. RTOs include private training providers and TAFE Colleges.
Registered Training Organisation (RTO) means a training organisation registered in accordance with the Australian Quality Training Framework, within a defined scope of registration. From AQTF Standards for RTOs
is an organisation registered by a State or Territory recognition authority to deliver training. Also see http://www.ette.vic.gov.au/registration/index.htm