We are one of Australia’s largest RTO consultancy firms

Our team have over 100 years of experience in the VET sector each of whom bring their own unique set of skills and experience to benefit our clients. 

About Us

RTO Advice Group was established in 2009 to provide advisory and consultancy services to Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) operating in Australia. The directors of RTO Advice Group have a passion for excellence within the Australian vocational education and training environment.

RTO Advice Group can assist RTOs to successfully achieve their objectives.

We pride ourselves of being able to support you through your RTO compliance audits by using our tried and tested approached to RTO management and quality systems. Our solutions will be completely tailored to your needs and goals, while at the same time drawing on your years of knowledge and understanding of RTO management to benefit your current or soon-to-be RTO.

For existing RTOs, we provide services to work with you to reach your quality, compliance and operational objectives and enhance your RTO. We can work with you on RTO policy and procedures reviews, quality management system reviews, staff management, business development and more.

RTO Advice group equips clients with the skills and knowledge they require to run their RTO with confidence and success. We enable our clients to develop, enhance and provide quality training and assessment programs that are flexible and innovative and that lead to learner outcomes and employer satisfaction.

We see our success as the success of our clients – at audit time, at graduation time, upon the receipt of feedback from students, employers and staff.

Our Values & Vision

Our Purpose

We help RTOs succeed in their business

Our Vision

To be the best RTO support organisation in the country

Our Mission

To provide first-class quality support to RTOs around the country by providing consulting and advisory support services, top quality training and assessment resources, recruitment and industry-specific training and professional development. Providing our services with integrity and with quality and compliance at the centre of our attention is what our business is all about.

We believe RTO management doesn’t have to be hard. It has to be done right. Let us take care of the tricky things so you can focus on developing your business and supporting your staff and students. We draw on the friendly, professional and supportive expertise of our team to deliver a solution that is tailored to your needs, clear, well presented and easy to implement.

Our Company Values


Quality in VET in what matters most. We are committed to providing excellence in our products and services, driving the industry forward.


We focus on being innovative in our approach for the benefit of our clients, the industry and the company.


We lead by example in our best practrice approaches to business and VET quality and compliance.


We are committed to sustainable business practices to create a positive impact – environmentally, socially and economically.


We have open, fair and long-lasting relationships with our clients and staff and share in their successes.

Shanelle Oakley – Testimonial

Three audits in a row with no non-compliances is a massive achievement I just want to say a massive thank you to RTO Advice Group for all your help and support with my initial RTO registration! Emily was so supportive during my RTO set-up. Every time I sent an email I got a reply almost immediately. I made lots of phone calls throughout the process and always got helpful and friendly service and...

Sarah Radi – Testimonial

They gave me the confidence and ability to get through audit I sought the support from RTO Advice Group to assist me in applying and registering for a Registered Training Organisation. The RTO was successfully registered through the support and ongoing assistance of Shashi Hodge from RTO Advice. Shashi and her team were able to assist with any questions I had, and supported me 100% all the way;...

Brooke Taylor – Testimonial

The service has always been outstanding and highly professional RTO Advice Group have provided us with support in a range of areas including preparing for our re-registration audit, preparation of assessment materials, extension to scope and implementation of a new QMS. The service provided has always been outstanding and highly professional. Shashi and the team provided great service and always...

Karl Waddell – Testimonial

It's wonderful to have knowledge, friendly and cooperative stakeholders to help me through RTO Advice Group provided me with expert advice and service that I found to be particularly helpful. Applying for RTO accreditation has the potential to be quite a daunting experience; it's wonderful to have knowledgeable, friendly and cooperative stakeholders to help me through the process. Thank you....

Nikki Riddiford – Testimonial

Such a great team that actually delivers on their promises RTO Advice Group have provided fantastic support for us as a new RTO. We could not speak more highly of the entire team at RTO Advice Group. After dealing with two other companies that claim to provide the same type of service, we were so thankful to have found such a great team that actually can deliver on their promises. Jacqui and the...

Teena Sapwell – Testimonial

12 Qualifications and 200 enrolments in 12 months Thanks to RTO Advice Group and the experience of its directors I was confident in the decision to develop my own RTO and managed to do so, with no non compliances in only 4 months. Although my team and I had worked for several years with other RTOs, and I myself had been a State Manager and Campus Director, the task of setting up an RTO from...

Jennie Barrera – Testimonial

We gladly endorse their services Werribee Community and Education Centre is able to look to RTO Advice Group for accurate advice whenever it needs to. We gladly endorse their services. Jennie Barrera

Anne Smithies – Testimonial

Expert advice and guidance in all aspects of RTO policies and procedures In 2010, Berry Street made a decision to purchase a package of policies, procedures and supporting documents, that would ensure compliance against AQTF 2010 standards. After thorough research, we decided that the RTO Advice Group package was the most suitable for us. The RTO policies and procedures are very thorough,...