Do I need to purchase a CSWE Licence for ELICOS delivery?
To use the CSWE curriculum framework and documentation for your RTO delivery, you will need to purchase a CSWE licence. This includes where the student is enrolled in non-accredited training.
What will be the length of the accreditation period ?
The CSWE curriculum accreditation period is 5 years. Our current curriculum period ends 30/09/2018.
Which framework CSWE aligns to ?
CSWE courses align with the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) and map against the Australian Core Skills Framework (ACSF), International Second Language Proficiency Rating (ISLPR) scale, and IELTS.
Who can offer CSWE ?
Only Registered Training Organisations are able to offer the Certificates in Spoken and Written English. Once you have purchased the licences from NSW AMES and agreed to the terms and conditions, you are then able to produce your contextualised delivery documentations and apply to ASQA to add these to your teaching scope.
What is Certificates in Spoken and Written English (CSWE) ?
The Certificates in Spoken and Written English are national courses, accredited by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). The courses focus on the development of English from preliminary English language skills for learners with no or low levels of English, through to English for Employment and for Further Study.
Can I Deliver CSWE Off-shore?
If you are interested in delivering the Certificates in Spoken and Written English (CSWE) offshore, then you must have a main site (RTO) in Australia. For an Australian RTO you may have sub-sites offshore. For an off-shore organisation you will need to have a partnership/auspicing arrangement with an RTO in Australian.