Alert: Once again its time - Instructors must renew for 2016
AUSI now requires all Instructors at ALL levels to have a current valid Instructor Certification. All instructors must renew their certification before March 31st, 2016 when current certifications will lapse. AUSI cannot recognise qualifications issued by un-registered instructors after March 31st.
New AUSI Definitions, Procedures and Standards
AUSI has issued revised Definitions (Nov 2015), Procedures (Nov 2015) and Snorkel Standards (Nov 2015). All AUSI Professionals should download these documents and implement immediately.
New AUSI Instructor Card
in February 2015, AUSI as released a new plastic certification card for Instructors with the text "AUSI Professional" above, and the year in front of the Certification Number. From March 31st 2015 ALL Instructors must have one of the new annual Instructors cards. If you are doing an AUSI Course after 1st April 2015, please check your instructor's card for currency. The Expiry date must be shown on the card.
Further, any current AUSI card must have an AUSI Watermark clearly visible in a repeated pattern across the card. AUSI cards may ONLY be purchased direct from AUSI. BEWARE of cards issued other than by AUSI - this may represent a non valid instructor certification.
New AUSI Card
In-store laminated cards are still used by AUSI, however AUSI released i January 2015 a new plastic certification card for purchase. Any plastic card issued after that date must have an AUSI Watermark clearly visible in a repeated pattern across the card. AUSI cards may ONLY be purchased direct from AUSI. BEWARE of plastic cards issued other than by AUSI, such as a store - as this may not be a valid certification.
New contact details
AUSI HQ has moved, so please use this address for all forms and correspondence:
Snail Mail and by appointment at:
73 Silverdale Road
Preferred method of contact
Mobile: +61 40506 9792
AUSI Course Notes
AUSI Course Notes:
To register as an AUSI Facility, complete the AUSI Facility Registration Form and forward the completed form to AUSI Head Office. The fee (AU$275) payable upon registration is for twenty non-transferable AUSI Certification Forms.
Annual Facility Registration is due on the 30th November each year.