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Welcome to BTA

Nationally recognised Training for professionals in the student boarding industry

Boarding Training Australia provides training to meet the needs of managers, supervisors and other staff in the student residential boarding industry.

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Our Courses

Boarding Fundamentals

Boarding Fundamentals

(Part of CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services)
CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services – Student Residential Care

CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services – Student Residential Care

CHC50413 – Diploma of Youth Work - Student Residential Care

CHC50413 – Diploma of Youth Work - Student Residential Care

Training Options

Customised training options to meet your needs and experience.

Boarding Fundamentals Part of Cert IV
    • Comprehensive introduction of student boarding
    • 4 Units
    • First four units of Certificate IV
    • Payment Plan $100 a month
    • Method of training
      Online
      By distance
      Face to face
      workshops
      Webinars
      (or a combination of above)
  • Most popular training
    Pre-work
    (online or distance)
    2 day workshop
    Post work
    Sign off on practical skills
Certificate IV in Community Services Student residential care CHC42015
  • Becoming the minimum requirement for boarding staff
  • 15 Units
  • Boarding Fundamentals – 4 units credit transfer, Duty of Care – RPL
  • Payment Plan $100 a month
  • Method of training
    Online
    By distance
    Face to face
    workshops
    Webinars
    (or a combination of above)
  • Most popular training
    Pre-work
    5 -6 day workshop
    Post work
    Sign off on practical skills
Diploma of
Youth Work CHC50413
  • The next qualification in a boarding career path
  • 21 units
  • Up to 14 units credit transfer or RPL from the Certificate IV
  • Payment Plan $200 a month
  • Method of training
    Online
    By distance
    Face to face
    workshops
    Webinars
    (or a combination of above)
  • Most popular training
    Pre-work
    5 -6 day workshop
    Post work
    Sign off on practical skills

The BTA Journey

First boarding job: Eighteen years old and caring for 40 primary-aged boarding students at Christchurch Grammar School in Perth in 1975; Steve’s introduction to boarding began as a part time job for two years during Teacher’s College.

Back to Boarding for 24 years: In 1980 Steve and Jenny found each other and married while teaching together in the Kimberley. Steve then became Principal of boarding schools for twenty-four years; firstly in Coolgardie CAPS then on to Wongutha CAPS near Esperance. During this time Steve and Jenny saw the need for recognised training for boarding staff.

Then Boarding training: With the support of the boarding industry in Australia, Steve and Jenny customised the Certificate IV in Community Services to become specialised training for staff in the student residential care industry. In 2013 Steve and Jenny formed BTA (Boarding Training Australia) as a Registered Training Organisation. BTA is accredited to deliver and assess CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services – student residential care, and CHC50413 Diploma of Youth Work – student residential care.

Wall of Excellence

The ‘Wall of Excellence’ recognises the high level of knowledge competency of the boarding professionals listed below. These professionals have achieved a standard of excellence in both the assessment responses and diligence in application. They are in the top two per cent of all Boarding professionals who have completed this qualification with Boarding Training Australia.

Kimberley Forster
Linda Foster
Ben Deeley
Nathaniel Burr
Angelique Patterson
Mathew Osmond
Kate Ross
Matthew McKinlay
Carlo Hengstler
Cath Jeffrey
Sean Hunter
Mike Lewis
Carmen Ryan