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May Members Lunch Box - The Unique Student Identifier (USI) – a lifelong education number

17 May 2021

Lunch and learn! Join us for our 'Members Lunch Box PD' monthly webinar series, where we will feature a timely topic presented by an expert from the VET sector. These are exclusive sessions open to Velg Training Members, including Individual, Corporate and Sibling Account holders.

17 May 2021: The Unique Student Identifier (USI) – a lifelong education number

Presented by:   Luke Hutchinson

Over 11 million students have created a USI since 2015. The USI gives VET students access to an online record of their Australian training achievements. They can also give permission to RTOs or third parties to view their authenticated VET transcript. Hear the latest news about the USI, including new developments in 2021 and beyond.

Key topics covered within the webinar

  • The latest USI stats
  • USI customer profiles
  • 2020 year in review
  • 2021 agenda including USI outreach program, credentials platforms/making USI more useful to students, increasing VET transcript verification

NB. Can't make the session?
We send out all electronic resources to registrants within 48 hours of the session closure. All Velg Training Webinars are scheduled in AEST (QLD time) - please check your timezone before logging onto the online training session.

Date & Time

17 May 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm (AEST: QLD)

Other timezones:
12:00pm - 1:00pm (AEST: NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS)
11:30am - 12:30pm (ACST: SA)
11:30am - 12:30pm (ACST: NT)
10:00am - 11:00am (AWST: WA)

Who should attend

  • RTO Managers
  • Training Managers
  • Compliance Managers
  • Trainers/Assessors
  • Heads of Faculty/Department/Area Managers
  • Consultants
  • Curriculum Developers/L&D Managers

What to expect

Presented by Luke Hutchinson, you will be provided with the following resources after the event:

  • PowerPoint
  • Recording of the webinar (three months access)
  • Additional electronic resources
  • Electronic Statement of Attendance


Luke Hutchinson

Luke Hutchinson is an experienced professional and community leader, with over 20 years of experience working across both the public sector and the tertiary education sector. Luke uses his extensive understanding of innovation and process improvement to enhance the customer experience for students and providers alike. He leads the Customer Experience and External Relations teams in the Office of the Student Identifiers Registrar.


Monday, 17 May 2021

11:45am (AEST: QLD) - 12:00pm (AEST: QLD) Registration
12:00pm (AEST: QLD) - 1:00pm (AEST: QLD) Webinar

Opportunities to interact

  • Use a microphone to speak with trainer/attendees (Not available in all Webinars)
  • Raise your 'virtual hand' to engage in discussion
  • Share your thoughts via online chat window
  • Answer online polls that provide instant group feedback

NB. If you would like to send chat questions to the presenter before the session, please email

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