RTO STARTUP

Starting up an RTO?

Get the tools, expertise and guidance you need to set up for success with Eduworks Academy

We enable and empower our clients to run efficient, profitable & quality focused RTOs.

RTO Advice, Consulting & Support with Eduworks Academy

As a member of Eduworks Academy with enrolment in the RTO Startup package, we work with you and your team throughout the RTO registration journey to enable and empower you to run your RTO successfully from the day you’re registered.

You’ll be supported along each step by our dedicated and passionate team who are committed to all things VET and to driving success for our clients.

Our packages include:

We provide the tools, guidance and support to ensure your business is in safe hands.

Package Benefits

VET & RTO Experts on Hand

Our experienced team of VET & RTO experts are just a phone call or email away.

Library of Tools

Access a huge library of user-friendly tools, that we've refined over the past 15 years to help our clients excel in the sector.

On-Demand Videos & RTO Content

Take your learning further and get more out of your membership. Access on-demand videos on industry-specific learning content.

Regular Webinars

Weekly or fortnightly webinars on a variety of topics, including strategy, growth and quality to help you keep ahead of the curve.

Expert Team

There are no one-man band shows here! With Eduworks Co. you get a team of RTO strategy, operations, compliance, L&D and LMS experts working with you to achieve your business goals. Your success is our success.

Training Focused Consulting

Our passion and focus is on providing training education, and support to equip you and your team with the vital VET strategy, operations and compliance knowledge you will need to be successful.

We can assist with:

Domestic Registration

For anyone looking to deliver to anyone currently living in Australia.

CRICOS Registration

For those who want to get into the international market and deliver Australian qualifications to international students on a student VISA.

ELICOS Registration

For anyone looking to deliver English Language courses such as IELTS, General English and more.

To become an RTO You Need:

Why Choose Us

RTO Advice Group has been helping RTOs get registered since 2009 and have collectively set up over 150 RTOs.

We provide you with:

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Shashi Hodge

Shashi started her career in the VET sector in 2001 by helping to build an award-winning RTO with multi-jurisdictional presence across Australia, where Shashi was responsible for overseeing the RTO’s operations across three interstate locations.
During her career, Shashi has held roles such as National Operations Manager, Compliance Manager, Training Manager and Industry Based Learning Manager in RTOs before she established RTO Advice Group (now Eduworks Co.) with Jacqui Hodge in 2009.
Since 2009, Shashi has worked with a wide range of RTOs, supporting them in their registration journeys, working with clients to improve systems, designing learning programs, supporting and preparing for audits, supporting growth, as well as conducting numerous audits for RTOs across the country. Shashi was also an auditor for the Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA) before setting up and running a TAE-focused RTO for a number of years before it was sold.
Shashi’s passion for high quality learning design and industry-focused assessment, led Shashi to design the methods, tools and processes we use at Eduworks Resources to develop our 6 times award-winning learning and assessment resources.
Shashi is the CEO and Director of Eduworks Co and is a hands-on passionate VET leader, constantly pushing the team forward to inspire new innovations and solutions to support the sector.

Shashi Hodge

Shashi started her career in the VET sector in 2001 by helping to build an award-winning RTO with multi-jurisdictional presence across Australia, where Shashi was responsible for overseeing the RTO’s operations across three interstate offices.

During her career, Shashi has held roles such as National Operations Manager, Compliance Manager and Industry Based Learning Manager in RTOs before she established RTO Advice Group with Jacqui Hodge in 2009.

Since 2009, Shashi has worked with a wide range of clients, setting up RTOs, working with RTOs on their operations, quality systems, best practice delivery and staffing requirements, as well as conducting internal audits for RTOs. Shashi has also been an auditor, conducting registration and compliance audits for Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority (VRQA). Shashi is the driving force behind Eduworks Resources, a well-respected resource division of RTO Advice Group, that develops high quality resources for more than 10 different Training Packages, including Business Services and Financial Services. In 2013, Shashi also set up and registered Training Partners Australia, trading as RTO Leadership Institute, an RTO that now focuses on delivering high quality programs for the VET sector.

Shashi is the CEO of Eduworks Resources and RTO Advice Group and oversees the day to day effective running of the company.