Millions paid for ITO courses where no credits achieved

Another case of governments setting up a scheme based on ideological theory and not regulating it properly. Then act surprised when scumbags take advantage of 'free' money.In 2009, $57.8 million of taxpayer money was paid for Industry Training Organisation courses for which "no evidence of credit achievement" could be found. Tertiary Education Minister Steven Joyce said "That's not a trivial amount, that's a big deal ... that's $58m to achieve no credits." "You can only measure it on credits [...]

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