Under the Data Provision Requirements 2012, Sydney Higher Education Institute is required to collect personal information about you and to disclose that personal information to the National Centre for Vocational Education Research Ltd (NCVER).
Sydney Higher Education Institute is required to provide this information in accordance with the AVETMISS reporting guidelines and to collect and store this information in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles.
Your personal information (including the personal information contained on this enrolment form), may be used or disclosed by Sydney Higher Education Institute for statistical, administrative, regulatory and research purposes. Sydney Higher Education Institute may disclose your personal information for these purposes to:
- Commonwealth and State or Territory government departments and authorised agencies and NCVER.
Personal information that has been disclosed to NCVER may be used or disclosed by NCVER for the following purposes:
- populating authenticated VET transcripts;
- facilitating statistics and research relating to education, including surveys and data linkage;
- pre-populating RTO student enrolment forms;
- understanding how the VET market operates, for policy, workforce planning and consumer information; and
- administering VET, including program administration, regulation, monitoring and evaluation.
You may receive a student survey which may be administered by a government department or NCVER employee, agent or third party contractor or other authorised agencies. Please note you may opt out of the survey at the time of being contacted.
NCVER will collect, hold, use and disclose your personal information in accordance with the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), the National VET Data Policy and all NCVER policies and protocols (including those published on NCVER's website at www.ncver.edu.au).
Sydney Higher Education Institute collects participant information and training activity data which may include information provided in this enrolment form and provides this information to relevant Funding Bodies, State Training Authorities and the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER).
The information provided is used for planning, administration, policy development, program evaluation, resource allocation, reporting and/or research activities. For these and other lawful purposes, the relevant State Training Authority or the NCVER may also disclose information to its consultants, advisers, other government agencies, professional bodies and/or other organisations. The NCVER may contact past and present students for the purpose of engaging them in surveys or endorsed projects, or for audit or review purposes.
For more information in relation to how participant information may be used or disclosed please contact the Sydney Higher Education Institute office on 1300794683 (during business hours).