Recognition of Prior Learning 

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process through which the experience, skills and knowledge that you already have can be converted to nationally recognised qualifications. It means that you don’t have to sit in a classroom and learn about things that you already know. You can just show evidence that you’ve covered it in your job.

Churchill Education often works with current and former Defence members. Defence personnel are often surprised at the qualifications they’re eligible to receive through RPL based on the training they’ve had and roles they’ve worked in while serving.

Whatever industry your background is in, RPL converts your experience to accredited qualifications that any employer can respect and appreciate.

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Personal mentor

When you work with Churchill Education, we won’t assign you a trainer. Instead, we’ll assign you a mentor. Trainers deliver a set course in a set way. Mentors facilitate learning, however they can.

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Government funding

If you live in Queensland, you may be eligible for subsidies through Queensland Government funding programs. Subsidies can apply to qualifications awarded through training and Recognition of Prior Learning.

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Mark Garrard graduates: ‘I wrote notes in the cab between fares.’

Mark Garrard graduates: ‘I wrote notes in the cab between fares.’ A period of unemployment prompted Mark Garrard to undertake a management qualification, in order to increase his job prospects. A former Safety Advisor, Mark … Continued

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work health and safety

Experience is important, but so is the qualification.’ Manga, work health and safety graduate

Work Health and Safety can be an industry dominated by males, so it was with pleasure that we welcomed Mangayarkarasi Jabanesh to her official graduation ceremony, in the company of her two daughters! Here is … Continued

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From canoe to calculator: Steven graduates in accounting!

Steven Rowland recently joined us at an official graduation ceremony, where his mentor Maggie proudly presented him with his FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting. Here is his story: ‘The hard part was, if I’d realised things … Continued

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Second-generation Churchill graduate, Katie Higgins.

Katie Higgins’s father has completed multiple qualifications with Churchill Education, and recommended us to his daughter when she wanted to expand her professional skills and knowledge. Continuing the family tradition of working hard, Katie recently … Continued

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It feels good and it feels earned.’ Youth worker Cameron graduates!

‘It’s hard work, building trust and relationships with kids who don’t know you from a bar of soap. Youth workers don’t get the recognition that they should get, for that.’ After eleven years of on-the-job … Continued

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About Churchill

Churchill Education is a family-owned registered training organisation based in Samford, just outside Brisbane. Whatever qualifications you are seeking, whatever industry background, professional skills or life journey you bring with you, we welcome, respect and acknowledge your stories and experiences.

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What students and customers are saying

Can personally vouch for Churchill Education!! Easy, affordable and they did everything for me.

Ana, RPL Customer

I have worked with a few online Institutes for certificates and Churchill are at the top! Supportive prompt and welcoming! …Overall highly recommend Churchill and will more than likely return to studies through them down the track.

Hollie, Student

Recently used CE for a few qualifications. Couldn’t have asked for a better company to deal with for RPL. Every bit of correspondence by phone or email was great. The most polite customer service team I have experienced in a long time.

Well done CE. Thanks for the quals.

Luke, RPL Customer

A lot of my mates still in the forces are very interested about this service and I will be highly recommending you guys to all of them for the professionalism, the knowledge and the ease of the process for someone who is absolutely inept at paperwork (like myself).

 Josh, Defence RPL Customer

My husband and I have both used Churchill Education to get RPLs. I can highly recommend them. They confirmed that I certainly did have enough experience for several RPLs and it has opened up different pathways for me. I know of Defence and ex-Defence people who have used Churchill and they have also had really good experiences dealing with Churchill Education. Don’t waste your time with any other RTO!!

Melissa, Defence RPL Customer

I returned to work today to find your package with my Certificate and Diploma and wanted to write and say thanks to you and your team for making the RPL so hassle free. I have recommended Churchill Education to several colleagues who are looking to further their study, so don’t be surprised if you get a few more enquiries from the organisation.

Evan, RPL Customer

It was this diploma that helped me score my dream job!! 38 applicants and only 4 of us had this diploma. I am very appreciative!!

Rosie, Student

I RPL’d my diploma with Churchill and it was super easy. Definitely recommend going through them if you’re keen in getting some quals.

Mel-Ann, RPL Customer

Completing my study with Churchill Ed was a stress free experience.
My trainer was amazing and one of the nicest people I have ever met.
She was always easy to contact should I have a question, and would bend over backward to accommodate my every need.
I would highly recommend Churchill Ed to anyone that is looking at studying.

Amy-Jo, Student