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Acronyms and abbreviations

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A

ACARA
Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority
ACE
Adult Community Education
ACPA
Aboriginal Centre for the Performing Arts
AMEB
Australian Music Examinations Board
AMEP
Adult Migrant English Program
AQTF
Australian Quality Training Framework
Auslan
Australian Sign Language
Aust
Australia

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B

BCITF
Building and Construction Industry Training Fund
BNIT
Brisbane North Institute of TAFE

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C

CDW
Corporate Data Warehouse
CFC
Children and Family Centre
C&K
Creche and Kindergarten
COAG
Council of Australian Governments
COM
Central Office Mentoring
CQIT
Central Queensland Institute of TAFE
CRICOS
Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students

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D

DELTA
Direct Entry Level Training Administration
DER
Digital Education Revolution
DET
Department of Education and Training
DETi
Department of Education and Training International
DPW
Department of Public Works

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E

eDRMS
Electronic Document and Records Management System
ELCC
Early Learning and Care Centre
EMG
Executive Management Group
ESFP
Education Support Funding Program
ESL
English as a second language
ESL/D
English as a subsequent language/dialect
ESS
Earth Smart Science
ETRF
Education and Training Reforms for the Future

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G

GCIT
Gold Coast Institute of TAFE
GSA
Green Skills Agreement
GST
Goods and services tax

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H

HRMIS
Human Resource Management Information System

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I

IBD
International Baccalaureate Diploma
ICT
Information and communications technology
IESS
Indigenous Education Support Structures
IFP
Indigenous Funding Pool
IS42
Information Standard 42: Information Privacy
IVI
Indigenous VET Initiatives

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L

LNQ
Learning Network Queensland

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M

MCEECDYA
Ministerial Council for Education, Early Childhood Development and Youth Affairs
MCTEE
Ministerial Council on Tertiary Education and Employment
MP
Member of Parliament
MSIT
Metropolitan South Institute of TAFE

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N

NAPLAN
National Assessment Program Literacy and Numeracy
NCVER
National Centre for Vocational Education Research
NEA
National Education Agreement
NMS
National Minimum Standard

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O

OP
Overall Position

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P

P&C
Parents and Citizens' Association
PISA
Programme for International Student Assessment
PLC
Professional Learning Community
PPR
Policy and Procedures Register

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Q

QCAR
Queensland Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting
QCE
Queensland Certificate of Education
QCIA
Queensland Certificate of Individual Achievement
QCPCA
Queensland Council of Parents and Citizens' Associations
QCT
Queensland College of Teachers
QESSI
Queensland Environmentally Sustainable Schools Initiative
QIECC
Queensland Indigenous Education Consultative Committee
Qld
Queensland
QSC
Queensland Skills Commission
QSP
Queensland Skills Plan
QUT
Queensland University of Technology

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R

RPL
Recognition of Prior Learning
RTO
Registered training organisation

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S

SAE
Standard Australian English
SAT
School-based apprenticeship and traineeship
SBIT
Southbank Institute of Technology
SCIT
Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE
SEMP
School Environmental Management Plan
SEQ
South East Queensland
SES
Socioeconomic status
SET
Senior Education and Training
SMS
Student management system
STAC
State Training Agency Clearing House
STEM
Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics
SWPBS
Schoolwide Positive Behaviour Support

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T

TAFE
Technical and further education
TBIT
The Bremer Institute of TAFE
TIFIARRC
Training Initiatives for Indigenous Adults in Regional and Remote Communities
TIMSS
Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study
TOL
TAFE Open Learning
TSS
The Solution Series

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U

UQ
The University of Queensland

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V

VEO
VET Export Office
VET
Vocational education and training

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Y

YES
Year of Environmental Sustainability

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