How to apply for RPL

Version 1.0 | 20-06-2018

This information applies to all students enrolled in (or applying for) our tertiary / VET courses

Steps to apply

1. You must apply for entry into the course or unit/s of competency before you complete and lodge the RPL application. To do this:

2. Once your application passes initial acceptance, we will send you the relevant RPL application form.

3. Once you have fully completed the RPL application, send the form and your portfolio of evidence:

  • by email to
  • or by mail to: The Manager, Par Avion Flight Training, GPO Box 451, Hobart 7001.

4. If RPL assessment fees are payable, you will receive an invoice for this. The assessment of your application will not proceed until this has been paid. Note – RPL assessment fees are not refundable after the assessment process has commenced or concluded, regardless of assessment outcomes.

Assistance with your application

If you have any questions or issues with the process or the RPL application form, please do not hesitate to email or call us on (03) 6248 5390.

Responsibilities of the parties in RPL

Our Registered Training Organisation (RTO) is responsible for providing you with:

  • RPL information (ie the information in this online handbook); and
  • reasonable guidance and assistance when considering and completing an RPL application.

You (the applicant) are responsible for:

  • all research required to substantiate an application;
  • participating in assessment activities as requested by the assessor;
  • sourcing evidence for the application and compiling an evidence portfolio;
  • submission of the application; and
  • payment of RPL assessment fees.

Our assessors are responsible for:

  • assessing the evidence provided;
  • requesting further evidence and/or facilitating a learning and assessment pathway for you;
  • making the assessment decision;
  • providing feedback to you on the outcome of the assessment decision; and
  • documenting the assessment outcome.