Recognition of prior learning
Recognition of Prior Learning is a chance to have your skills, knowledge and experience count towards a formal qualification. Recognition of Prior Learning recognises skills and knowledge, no matter where, when or how you gained them.
Your skills and knowledge are matched to current industry qualifications so you can gain that formal recognition. Recognition of Prior Learning is ideal for people with industry relevant work skills or knowledge acquired through paid or unpaid work experience, life experience or community work.
Formal recognition of your skills could help you with:
Improved job security
Re entry into the workplace
Job promotion or career change
Moving from volunteer work to paid employment
Entry into a training course
Fast track getting a qualification.
TAFE Queensland institute contacts for any queries regarding recognition of prior learning.
Forms of evidence
Examples of evidence required for the recognition of prior learning process.
Frequently asked questions
Answers to some frequently asked questions.
Process and tips
The suggested recognition of prior learning process you should go through to gain recognition and several tips to help you along the way.
TAFE Queensland success stories of students who have used recognition of prior learning.