History - Stanleycollege




Stanley International College Pty Ltd was founded as a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) in 2008. From its first campus in Beaufort Street, Perth the College attracted students for its courses in cookery and hospitality.


In 2010, the College began diversifying, offering a business course, and attracting a more diverse cohort of students. In 2010, the College began diversifying, offering business and management courses, and attracting a more diverse cohort of students.


In 2011, one of the four founders of the College, Mr. Dhyan Singh, and its CEO, Mr. Alberto Tassone, who had joined in 2009, acquired all its shares. The College began another growth phase by moving to a larger and more amenable campus in James Street, Northbridge.


In 2012, an experienced RTO manager, Vickie Powell was appointed as Compliance Manager. By the time Vickie was appointed General Manager in 2014; Stanley College had opened a second campus in Francis Street, Perth, and launched its English Language school. By this time, it had added courses in Aged Care, Early Childhood Education and Care, and Security.


In 2014, Stanley College was awarded ‘Preferred Provider Panel’ status by the Department of Training and Workplace Development (DTWD), which enabled it to provide courses at concession rates to eligible local students in courses funded under the Future Skills WA scheme (now Jobs and Skills WA).


In 2015, Stanley College commenced operations at a third campus in Mirrabooka, to accommodate the high demand from local students living in the lower socioeconomic demographic around Mirrabooka and to serve the vocational education and training needs of students supported by government programs such as Priority Industry Training.


In 2016, the College acquired a three-storey office building in Outram Street, West Perth.


In 2018, the conversion of this building from a Class 5 office building to a purpose-built Class 9b educational facility has been completed, Stanley College has become one of Western Australia’s largest and most awarded colleges. The college currently has 29 nationally accredited courses on scope.


Stanley College is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA) as an approved Higher Education Provider {Provider Number PRV14050), and is registered with the Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS) to offer Bachelor of Business {CRICOS Course Code: 0100538} degree to international students in Australia on a student visa.