The Financial Services IRC is responsible for national training package qualifications relevant to the following industries within the financial services sector: Banking; Mortgage broking; Financial markets; Financial planning and advice; Insurance; Superannuation; Accounting and bookkeeping; Mercantile agents; and Trust administration.
These qualifications are included in the FNS – Financial Services Training Package.
The IRC will consult widely during any future training package development process, providing opportunity for interested parties to make a contribution.
Technical Advisory Committees may also be established to inform future work, utilising a broad range of stakeholders with technical and specific industry knowledge.
The Financial Services IRC is supported by the Skills Service Organisation PricewaterhouseCoopers Skills for Australia. For more information, visit Skills for Australia.
Further information about the role of IRCs and how they operate can be found in the IRC Operating Framework.
The AISC has approved the following members for the Financial Services IRC:
|Peak body||Association of Superannuation Funds Australia Limited||Mr Stefan Simunic||NSW|
|Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance||Ms Rebecca Slingo||VIC|
|Australian Financial Markets Association||Ms Nikita Dhanraj||NSW|
|Certified Practicing Accountants Australia||Ms Keddie Waller (Deputy chair)||VIC|
|Financial, Administrative and Professional Services Training Council Incorporated||Mr Allan Jones (Chair)||WA|
|Financial Planning Association of Australia||Ms Anne Palmer||NSW|
|Employer / Enterprise||Commonwealth Bank||Ms Kareena Assem||NSW|
|Industry Skills Advisory Council Northern Territory||Ms Yvonne Webb||NT|
|The Financial Services Academy||Ms Gail Smith||QLD|
|knowIT Group||Mr Robert Lavery||NSW|
|Union||Finance Sector Union of Australia||Ms Julia Angrisano||NSW|
|Government||Australian Taxation Office||Ms Eileen Eaton||TAS|