What is Recgonised Prior Learning (RPL)?
RPL is the acknowledgement of a person's skills and knowledge acquired through previous
training, work or life experience, which may be used to grant status or credit in a VET unit of
It does not include the granting of status or credit for existing qualifications or units of
competency completed or previously formally recognised at the same or another RTO.
You may wish to apply for RPL if:
- You have at least 3 years of practical or vocational experience in ministry, but without formal qualifications.
- You have informal training or non-accredited study in your specialised field.
- You believe that the performance criteria can be met based on your experience.
Applicants intending to apply based on experience will need to provide a detailed CV. This should clearly show that yoru experience matches the criteria.