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Then there's a load of acronyms such as these:
ANTA Australian National Training Authority, which was abolished in 2005.
AQF The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF), a system of qualifications that ranges from the certificates for the simplest menial skill up to postgraduate research qualifications
AQTF Australian Quality Training Framework
ARF Australian recognition Framework, the predecessor to the AQTF
AVETMISS Australian Vocational Education and Training Management Information Statistical Standard
CBA Competency Based Assessment
CBT Competency Based Training
CBTA Competency Based Training and Assessment
DEST Department of Education Science and Training
NRT Nationally Recognised Training (the logo that RTOs may use)
NTF National Training Framework, which means the national VET system endorsed and comprising the AQTF and nationally endorsed Training Packages.
NTIS National Training Information Service (www.ntis.gov.au)
NTQC National Training Quality Council (now called National Quality Council)
NQC National Quality Council
RCC Recognition of Current Competencies:
1. An obsolete term for RPL
2. Verification that a students still has the competencies stated in a qualification or statement of attainment
RPL Recognition of Prior Learning
RTO Registered Training Organisation
VET Vocational Education and Training
And in line with current trends, language may not be gender specific.