CEM Credential – Executive application

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Admission to the ITECA College of Vocational Education and Training Professionals provides a pathway to recognise individual managers of Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) that are accomplished managers with a strong understanding of vocational training and assessment. Memberships isn’t for everyone as you’ll need to be able to demonstrate clearly – and verifiably – that you’ve met the eligibility criteria for membership.


CEM Certified Education Manager


Certified Education Manager – Online application form

Receiving the Certified Education Manager (CEM) credential is an executive career milestone to aspire to. It provides a clear and very public validation of your professionalism and commitment to quality that sets you apart from your peers.

Who should seek a credential?

Chief Executives, Managing Directors and division heads responsible for the overall strategic direction and management of an RTO are eligible to apply for the CEM credential.  The CEM credential are available to individual executives from independent RTOs plus those within public TAFE colleges and universities.

What do you need to seek a credential?

The primary requirement is a demonstrated ongoing commitment to RTO management and excellence at an executive level. You’ll need to be able to provide documentation that you meet the criteria for the CEM credential. Further, you’ll require two written referee statements from peers.

How long does it take to be awarded a credential?

Assuming an application for the CEM credential is complete and all of the supporting documentation has been provided, an application is typically processed within three to five days. It may take longer if there is a need to seek further information or to validate the information provided.

What are the ongoing requirements?

Once admitted you’ll need to continue working as a trainer and assessor or manager and also meet the ongoing continuing professional development requirements associated with the CEM credential.

Take the next step as an RTO executive by applying for admission to the ITECA College of Vocational Education and Training Professionals. It’s what sets you apart from others in the field and is a clear demonstration of your commitment to quality and compliance.

CEM Certified Education Professional – An executive credential that recognises your commitment to excellence.

Further Information ―

If you'd like to discussion admission to the ITECA College of Vocational Education and Training Professionals, simply email [email protected] or telephone 1300 421 017. Be sure to follow ITECA on Twitter, Facebook and Linkedin.

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....Credentials That Recognise Your Commitment To Excellence