SQA ACT 2010 PROVISION ON REGISTRATION OF PROVIDERS
All PSET Providers whether inside or outside of Samoa wishing to offer PSET activities are required under the newly enacted Samoa Qualifications Authority 2010 to be registered following certain criteria’s.
Read more on the SQA Act 2010 – Part VI: Provider Registration

Annual Registration Renewal (ARR) process is mandated under the SQA Act 2010, Part VI and Section 18 (2) to ensure continuous compliance of registered PSET Providers with the Registration requirements. ARRs 2020 were due on 5th April
2020 with 25 providers confirmed to have met ARR requirements. continuous compliance of registered PSET Providers with the Registration requirements. ARRs 2020 were due on 5th April
2020 with 25 providers confirmed to have met ARR requirements.
Two formal PSET providers were deregistered including the Samoa Shipping Academy Training that is now merged with
the NUS School of Maritime as well as Martin Hautus Institute of Learning – Samoa which has confirmed closing operations
in 2020. This brings the number of registered PSET providers with SQA to 25.

1. Apia Harvest Centre Bible College (AHCBC)
2. Australia Pacific Training Coalition (APTC)
3. Assemblies of God in Samoa Theological College
4. Congregational Christian Church of Samoa School of Fine Arts and Museum (CCCSSFAM)
5. Congregational Christian Church of Samoa Vocational School (CCCSVS)
6. Don Bosco College and Vocational Technical Centre (DBCVTC)
7. Don Bosco Technical Centre (DBTC)
8. Early Childhood Education Teachers Training Institute (ECETTI)
9. Methodist Creative Technical Centre Laumua o Punaoa (MCTCLoP)
10. Malua Bible School (MBS)
11. Malua Theological College (MTC)
12. Moamoa Theological College (MoTC)
13. National University of Samoa (NUS)
14. Oceania University of Medicine (OUM)
15. Pesega Technical and Vocational Education and Training Institute (PTVETI)
16. Piula Theological College (PTC)
17. RHEMA Bible Training Centre -South Pacific (RBTCSP)
18. Samoa Business Hub (SBH)
19. South Pacific Nazarene Theological College (SPNTC)
20. Tesese Institute (TI)
21. Uesiliana Vocational Centre (UVC)
22. University of the South Pacific (USP)
23. Vaiola Technical and Vocational Education and Training Institute (VTVETI)
24. Worldwide Mission Training Centre (WMTC)
25. Youth With A Mission (YWAM)

Le Iunivesite o le Amosa o Savavau 
Pacific Paramedic Training Centre PPTC

CCCS Vocational School (Savaii)

BENEFITS OF REGISTRATION

  1. Mark of quality as PSET provider
  2. Confirmation that PSET Providers operate on quality systems and processes
  3. Affirmation that the organisation has the capability to provide quality PSET and can set itself up as a legitimate Provider in Samoa
  4. It is the first step to Programme Accreditation process resulting in the registration of their qualifications of the SQF and assisting provider programems to be recognised internationally.