Think: Colleges Pty Ltd is a national provider of higher education and training, and trades under the following names: Australasian College of Natural Therapies, APM College of Business & Communication, Billy Blue College of Design, CATC Design School, William Blue College of Hospitality Management, Australian National College of Beauty, Jansen Newman Institute and Southern School of Natural Therapies.

Vocational Education and Training qualifications

Think: Colleges is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and is registered by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) ASQA is the regulator for vocational education and training appointed under the National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Act 2011 to regulate and monitor RTOs that operate across multiple states in Australia. As part of this registration, Think: Colleges maintains compliance with and improves the quality of its courses following the Standards for NVR Registered Training Organisations. Think: Colleges is authorised to issue nationally recognised vocational education and training qualifications in line with the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). For a full listing of VET qualifications offered by Think: Colleges please visit http://www.training.gov.au, the National Register for RTOs.

Higher Education qualifications

Think: Colleges is an accredited Higher Education Provider (HEP) and is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality Standards Agency (TEQSA). TEQSA is the Regulator for Higher Education, appointed under the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Act 2011 to accredit HE providers and universities throughout Australia. As part of this accreditation, Think: Colleges maintains compliance with and improves the quality of its courses following the Higher Education Standards Framework. Think: Colleges is authorised to issue HE qualifications in line with the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF). For a full listing of HE qualifications offered by Think: Colleges please visit http://teqsa.gov.au to view the National Register for HE providers. Courses offered to overseas students

Think: Colleges is bound by the provisions of the ESOS Act 2000 and National Code 2007. Think: Colleges staff are familiar with the relevant aspects of Think: Colleges obligations to provide quality courses and protect student rights.

English Language Courses

TEQSA is the designated and delegated authority for higher education providers of ELICOS courses of study in a pathway arrangement with a registered higher education provider. TEQSA regulates under the TEQSA Act and ESOS Act for registered higher education providers, and the ESOS Act for ELICOS and ELICOS providers. Think: Colleges is an ELICOS (English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students) provider and is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality Standards Agency (TEQSA).

As part of this accreditation, Think: Colleges maintains compliance with and improves the quality of its courses following the ELICOS National Standards. In addition, ELICOS courses at Think:Colleges are quality assessed and endorsed by NEAS. Think: Colleges is a member of the ELICOS peak body English Australia.

Think: Colleges is bound by the provisions of the ESOS Act 2000 and National Code 2007. Think: Colleges staff are familiar with the relevant aspects of Think: Colleges obligations to provide quality courses and protect student rights.