Coronavirus Update
(COVID-19)

Our primary focus is the health and wellbeing of all students and staff.

Information Last Updated: 17 October 2022 @ 5:07pm

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As part of AIBT’s commitment to our student’s and staff’s health and safety, we are monitoring the COVID-19 situation very closely and following all the relevant advice from government agencies and global organisations.

QLD

From 1.00am 14 October 2022, if you test positive to COVID-19, it’s no longer mandatory to self-isolate at home. However Queensland Health strongly recommends you:

  • stay home to isolate until you no longer have acute respiratory symptoms
  • avoid entering hospitals, residential aged care facilities and disability accommodation services for at least 7 days and only when you no longer have any symptoms
  • wear a face mask in an indoor setting and if you are unable to physically distance outside for at least 7 days after testing positive to COVID-19.

Some high-risk settings or other businesses may choose to put in place additional requirements or conditions for staff and visitors to mitigate risk of COVID-19 transmission in these settings.

For information on the current rules and recommendations in QLD, please visit: https://www.qld.gov.au/health/conditions/health-alerts/coronavirus-covid-19/

Please follow the class timetables and announcements made by your respective schools.

NSW

From 14 October 2022 you don’t need to self-isolate if you test positive to COVID-19, but it is recommended you stay home and take steps to protect others.

If you test positive on a rapid antigen test (RAT) please register this with Service NSW. Voluntarily registering your result can help you access medical support from NSW Health, including antiviral medicines if you are eligible. It also assists NSW Health respond to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

For more information on the current rules and recommendations, please visit: https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/stay-safe/

Please follow the class timetables and announcements made by your respective schools.

TAS

From 14 October 2022 individuals who have COVID-19 symptoms are encouraged to stay at home while they remain unwell, but it will no longer be mandated for positive cases to remain in isolation for 5 days.

For more information on the current rules and recommendations in TAS, please visit: https://www.coronavirus.tas.gov.au/families-community/current-recommendations

Please follow the class timetables and announcements made by your respective schools.

Study in Australia Visa and Travel

COVID visa and travel advice for international students from the Australian Government.

The Australian Government’s Department of Home Affairs has provided updated answers and important links related to your most frequently asked student visa questions here:  Study in Australia FAQ

More information is available on  Australia.gov.au and the Department of Health.

Travellers to Australia should contact their airline regarding any current requirements relating to COVID-19 testing.

AIBT Campuses and Studies

  • TAS – Campus, training restaurant and tech sciences workshop are open and operating as usual.
  • QLD – Campus, Sheldon’s Training Restaurant and Edison Workshop are open and operating as usual. 
  • NSW – Campus, Sheldon’s Training Restaurant and Edison Workshop are open and operating as usual. 
  • Orientation will be conducted both face-to-face and online.
  • AIBT is committed to the health and safety of all students and staff and are monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely and following all the relevant advice from government agencies and global organisations.
  • For more information about your classes, please check with your Trainer or School Coordinator here:  Contact our School

Latest information

Links to the Latest Information

Links to the Australian Government and World Health Organisation websites regarding the current outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

General Procedures for Students impacted by Coronavirus

Supporting students impacted by Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) via online classes

Online Study Plan &
Consent Form

Online Study Plan & Consent Form for Students Impacted by Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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