AVETMISS Compliant Software Register

12 September 2016 Revised: 26 September 2018

About

The AVETMISS Compliant Software Register contains a list of publicly available student management systems or data entry tools that software vendors have registered as being AVETMISS compliant. This information is designed to help registered training organisations (RTOs) choose an appropriate system.

A vendor may register a software system as AVETMISS compliant if the system fulfils the minimum AVETMISS compliance criteria of producing correctly formatted AVETMISS files.

Important: An AVETMISS compliant software system ensures correctly formatted AVETMISS files but may not check all of your data values. Therefore, your data may still contain errors that require correction before they can be submitted to your State/Territory Training Authority (STA) or NCVER. You can check if your data are AVETMISS compliant by validating your data in NCVER’s free web-based AVETMISS validation software.

AVETMISS compliance pertains to the national reporting requirements only. It does not give assurance that data produced by a software product will meet state or territory reporting requirements.

Product registration is optional. While we aim at encouraging all vendors to register their products, there may be some AVETMISS compliant systems available that are not listed on the register.

The Register

Before consulting the information in the register below, please read the conditions of use:

  1. The information in the register is solely supplied by the software vendors. NCVER cannot verify the information provided and does not take any responsibility for their accuracy or for decisions taken based on the information in the register.
  2. The register does not constitute an endorsement, sponsorship or approval of products by NCVER nor provide any indication of, or guarantee or warranty in relation to, the quality of the software or the support provided by the software vendor.
  3. Product registration is optional. While we aim to encourage all vendors to register their products, there may be some AVETMISS compliant systems available that are not listed on the register.
  4. It is expected that RTOs take their own steps to ascertain that the information provided by the vendor is accurate and that the system fulfills expectations.

The register is updated with new or updated registrations within five working days of their approval.

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AVETMISS Compliant Software Register

Last updated 26 September 2018

A detailed description of the levels of AVETMISS compliance is provided in the AVETMISS compliance tab.

You can download the printable version of the AVETMISS Compliant Software Register here.

ProductAVETMISS releaseAvailable in following states/territoriesProduces AVETMISS files in correct formatVerifies mandatory AVETMISS fields (optional)Verifies AVETMISS classifications (optional)Verifies classifications in system files (optional)Unique Student Identifier Compliant[1]Last updated
DATA ENTRY TOOLS (software tools for capturing and exporting training activity data for AVETMISS reporting)
AVETMISS Data Entry Tool
(release 1.0)
Company: NCVER
http://www.ncver.edu.au/avetmiss/21086.html

8.0

All10 April 2018
Ace AVETMISS
(release V8 version 8.0.0.0)
Company: Ace Avetmiss Pty Ltd
http://aceavetmiss.com.au/

8.0

All18 Dec 2017
Student Management Systems (comprehensive student information systems)
Attribute
(Release 5 version 25)
Company: Prodata Solutions Pty
http://attribute.net.au/

8.0

All3 Aug 2017
Audit Answers (release 8 version 8)
Company: RTO Answers Pty Ltd http://auditanswers.com.au/
8.0All23 Aug 2018
aXcelerate
(release 1.7, version 1.7)
Company: VM Learning
8.0All10 Nov 2017
BA Advantage
(version 8.2)
Company: BSNAPPS Pty Ltd
http://tmdb.com.au/
8.0All31 Jul 2017
BA Edge
(version 8.2)
Company: BSNAPPS Pty Ltd
http://tmdb.com.au/
8.0Allv31 Jul 2017
Bluegem
(release May 2018, version 4.2)
Company: Bluegem Software http://bluegem.com.au/
8.0All10 May 2018
Capabiliti LMS
(version 8)
Company: Veritec Pty Ltd
http://www.capabiliti.com.au
8.0NSW
Qld
SA
VIc
    23 Aug 2017
ChalkPort LearnCentre
(release 6 version 985)
Company: ChalkPort
http://www.chalkport.com
8.0All 27 Oct 2017
CourseSales.com
(version 6.94)
Company: Course Sales Pty Ltd
http://www.coursesales.com
8.0All5 Mar 2018
eBECAS
(release 9 version 9.9.13.0)
Company: Equator Information Technology
http://ebecas.equatorit.com/
8.0All31 Jul 2017
Enquiry Mate
(release Jan 2018 version 4.02)
Company: JWGecko Innovation Pty Ltd
https://jwgecko.com/
8.0All 23 Apr 2018
Esystats
(release 7 version 8)
Company: easystats
http://www.esystats.com
8.0Vic 20 Oct
2017
Icare (release 2.3 version 2.3.1.0)
Company: Omniscient Australia Pty Ltd http://omniscient.com.au/
8.0All29 Aug 2018
JobReady Plus
Company: JobReady
http://www.jobready.com.au
8.0All20 Dec 2017
NRolls Gold
(release 9 version 9.7)
Company: SDLC Consulting
http://www.nrolls.com.au
8.0Qld
Vic
WA
 16 Aug 2017
onCourse
(version 9.5.2)
Company: ish group
http://www.ish.com.au/oncourse
8.0All24 Sep
2018
PowerPro RTO
(release 3.0 version 2018)
Company: Vidatek
http://www.powerprorto.com.au
8.0All21 Jun 2018
RTO Data Cloud
(release October 2018)
Company: Newbery Consulting Pty Ltd
http://www.newberyconsulting.com.au
8.0All26 Sep 2018
RTOManager
(release 2017.4 version 1.1
Company: Websutra Technology Pty Ltd
http://www.rtomanager.com.au
8.0All8 Feb 2018
SolzRBM (Soluzione RTO Business Management)
(release 2018 version 4.0)
Company: Soluzione IT Services Pty Ltd https://solzrbm.com.au/
8.0NSW
Qld
SA
12 Jun 2018
SPARKS
(release 2017 version 2.0)
Company: SPARKS Consultancy & Services http://sparksrto.com.au/
8.0All 8 Sep
2017
Strata (release 4 version 4.6.69)
Company: Avaxa Pty Ltd
http://www.avaxa.com
8.0All

18 Jun 2018

TEAMS
(version 2)
Company: LTO Success Group Pty Ltd
http://www.rtosoftware.com.au/
8.0All11 Aug 2017
Truss RTO
(release July 2017 version 4.0)
Company: Truss Education Systems Pty Ltd
https://trussrto.io/
8.0All31 Jul 2017
tuple Student Management System
(February 2018)
Company: Tuple Systems
https://www.tuplesms.com/
8.0All 5 Mar 2018
TUTIS
(version 9.7.35)
Company: Tutis Operations Pty Ltd
8.0All

26 Feb 2018

Vasto Educator
(release April 2018 version 4.5.0)
Company: Vasto Software Pty Limited
http://www.vastosoftware.com.au/
8.0All3 May 2018
VETtrak
(release 18.1)
Company: VETtrak Pty Ltd
https://www.vettrak.com.au/
8.0All12 Jan 2018
Weworkbook
Company: DNA Progression Pty Ltd
http://www.weworkbook.com/
8.00All   11 Jul 2018
Wisenet Learning Relationship Management
(release March 2016)
Company: Wisenet Information Systems
http://www.wisenet.co/
8.0All23 Oct 2017
WorldLearn RTO Module
(release 3 version 4)
Company: WorldLearn Pty Ltd
http://www.worldlearn.com.au/
8.0All 4 Jul 2018

[1]Sourced from the Department of Education and Training - USI Compatible Student Management Systems Register: https://www.usi.gov.au/training-organisations/set-access-usi-registry-system/sms-provider-usi-compliance-register

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Vendor information

Vendors offering student management systems or data entry tools that comply with the minimum requirement for AVETMISS compliance may register their software for the AVETMISS Compliant Software Register.

Vendor registration

Product registration is optional. If you wish to register, please complete the registration form and follow the instructions for submission. You will be notified of your application status within five working days.

NCVER reserves the right to change a registration or remove a product from the register if non-compliance is suspected until a final decision has been made.

Changes to vendor registration details

Has your software release, contact information or website address changed? Please let us know by emailing us at support@ncver.edu.au. We will update the register with your new details.

Feedback

Your feedback is critical to the success of the register and we welcome your comments and suggestions.

On registered software systems

Are you particularly pleased with a product on the register? Do you have any unresolved concerns about a product? Please let us know by submitting a feedback form.

NCVER will investigate claims of AVETMISS non-compliance or misleading information regarding AVETMISS of a registered product and may change the status of a registration (including the removal of a product) if AVETMISS compliance cannot be verified.

On the AVETMISS Compliant Software Register

Please let us know of your experience with the register. What do you find useful? How could the register be improved? Please submit feedback on the register by emailing us at support@ncver.edu.au

AVETMISS Compliance

A vendor may register a student management system or a data entry tool as AVETMISS compliant when the software fulfils the minimum compliance requirement of producing AVETMISS files in the correct format.

Software systems that offer further support in producing AVETMISS files can be registered for optional compliance requirements. All levels of compliance are displayed in the register.

The data submitted by training organisations for the national collection must fully comply with AVETMISS and be error-free. Use the free web-based AVETMISS validation software to test that data are error-free.

Minimum compliance requirement

Produce AVETMISS files in the correct format

The software system must be able to export training activity data to AVETMISS text files as specified in the AVETMISS VET Provider Collection specifications. There are ten AVETMISS files that a system must be able to create. The files are:

  • Training organisation (NAT00010)
  • Training organisation delivery location (NAT00120)
  • Program (NAT00030)
  • Subject (NAT00060)
  • Client (NAT00080)
  • Client postal details (NAT00085)
  • Disability (NAT00090)
  • Prior educational achievement (NAT00100)
  • Enrolment (NAT00120)
  • Program completed (NAT00130)

For release 8.0, a software system must also be able to produce two additional files if they are supporting training organisations who submit data to a state/territory training authority, but whose training organisation and/or program data does not appear on Training.gov.au. These files are:

  • Training organisation (NAT00010A)
  • Program (NAT00030A)

Optional compliance requirements

Verify mandatory AVETMISS fields

The software system must verify that all mandatory AVETMISS fields are populated as specified in the AVETMISS VET Provider Collection specifications for release 8.0. Fields that include the rule ‘This field must not be blank’ are mandatory fields.

Verify AVETMISS classifications

The software system must verify the values of AVETMISS fields for which the standard defines the permitted values (e.g. Sex: ‘F – female’; ‘M – male’; ‘@ – not specified’). AVETMISS classifications are specified in the AVETMISS data element definitions for release 8.0.

The following fields are AVETMISS classifications:

♦ At school flag

♦ Commencing program identifier

♦ Date program (release 8.0 only)

♦ Delivery mode identifier

♦ Disability flag

♦ Disability type identifier

♦ Funding source - national

♦ Highest school level completed identifier

♦ Indigenous status identifier

♦ Issued flag

♦ Labour force status identifier

♦ Outcome identifier - national

♦ Prior educational achievement flag

♦ Prior educational achievement identifier

♦ Proficiency in spoken English identifier (release 7.0 only)

♦ Program level of education identifier

♦ Program recognition identifier

♦ Sex (known as Gender from release 8.0)

♦ State identifier

♦ Study reason identifier

♦ Survey contact status (release 8.0 only)

♦ Subject flag (release 7.0 only)

♦ Training organisation type identifier

♦ VET flag

♦ VET in schools flag

♦ Year highest school level completed (release 7.0 only)

♦ Year program completed (release 7.0 only)

 

Verify classifications in system files

The software system must verify the values of AVETMISS fields against the up-to-date reference lists of national training information and classifications as specified in the AVETMISS systems files.

Data must be checked against the following up-to-date system files to be eligible for this level of AVETMISS compliance.

Source

AVETMISS reference list

AVETMISS (NAT) file

Update frequency

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Country identifier

Training organisation delivery location

Client

As required

 

ANZSCO identifier

Program

As required

 

Program field of education

Program

As required

 

Subject field of education

Subject

As required

 

Language identifier

Client

As required

Other

Nationally agreed hours

Subject

As required

 

Specific funding identifier

Enrolment

As required