The Diocese of Lismore Catholic Schools Limited (DLCSL) RTO 45649, is registered by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) as a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) for the delivery of vocational qualifications that are accredited within the Australian Qualifications Framework. Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses delivered in schools are based on nationally recognised qualifications and are approved by the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for credit towards the RoSA or Higher School Certificate.

The Diocese of Lismore Catholic Schools Limited provides RTO services to Catholic Schools in the diocese of Lismore and to the neighbouring diocese of Armidale.


The DLCSL RTO 45649 Scope of Registration includes qualifications in the following industry areas. The current list of qualifications on scope can be found on the website.

Go to the VET Courses page for information on the courses offered in each of these industry areas.



As the RTO for the above courses, the DLCSL RTO 45649 provides support services to schools in regard to:

  • Compliance with legislative and educational requirements for VET (ASQA, SafeWorkNSW, NESA)
  • VET teacher training and on-going professional development
  • Resource development and funding to support quality course delivery and assessment
  • Implementation of strategic initiatives such as Trade Training Centres, VET in Stage 5
  • Partnerships with employers, community organisations and other external agencies, including work placement brokers, TAFE and other RTOs.


Armidale Diocese Cluster

Holy Trinity School  Moore Street, Inverell NSW 2360

O’Connor Catholic College  37 Kirkwood Street, Armidale NSW 2350

St Mary’s College  151-153 Bloomfield Street, Gunnedah NSW 2380

St Philomena’s School 55 Boston St, Moree NSW 2400

Coastal Cluster

Xavier Catholic College  2 Redford Drive, Skennars Head NSW 2478

Hastings Cluster

MacKillop College Ocean Drive, Port Macquarie NSW 2444

Newman Senior Technical College Boundary Street, Port Macquarie NSW 2444

St Joseph’s Regional College College Drive, Port Macquarie NSW 2444

Nambucca Cluster

St Paul’s College 115-145 Sea Street, Kempsey NSW 2440

North Clarence Cluster

McAuley Catholic College  Lot 21, Pacific Highway, Grafton NSW 2460

St John Paul College  Hogbin Drive, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450

Richmond Cluster

St Mary’s Catholic College  Canterbury Street, Casino NSW 2470

St John’s College  203 Woodlawn Road, Lismore NSW 2480

Trinity Catholic College  1 Dawson Street, Lismore NSW 2480

Tweed Cluster

St Joseph’s College  2 Doyle Drive, Banora Point NSW 2486

Mount St Patrick College  Main Street, Murwillumbah NSW 2484