1. The Education Agent Training Course is an online course supported by Australian Education International (AEI) and the Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP). The course provides Education Agents with information about the Australian education system and Australia as a study destination, education quality assurance issues and the Australian visa regulation system. This course can be completed at www.pieronline.org
2. International Education Association is the representative body for international education professionals in Australia and New Zealand who work in student services, advocacy, teaching, and policy development in Australia and New Zealand. The website offers a free online tutorial for all Education Agent to get knowledge of Australian international education standards under the revised National Code. For more information visit www.isana.org.au
3. The Australian Government‘s National Code for Education Providers Standard 4 outlines commitments and obligations of Australian Registered Training Organisations working with Education Agents that can be found on 3. The Australian Government‘s National Code for Education Providers Standard 4 outlines commitments and obligations of Australian Registered Training Organisations working with Education Agents that can be found on www.aei.gov.au
4. The Australian Government’s Department of Education maintains up to date information regarding international colleges and courses they deliver to international students. The international colleges are listed on the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS). For more information visit www.cricos.deewr.gov.au
5. The Australian Government Department of Immigration and Border Protection (DIBP) provides information on visa options, living in Australia and citizenship. For more information visit www.immi.gov.au
6. Study in Australia is the official Australian Government site for studying in Australia and provides information for students and Education Agents on study pathways, costs, living in Australia, scholarships, visa and other services. Please visit www.studyinaustralia.gov.au for details.