© State of
Victoria (Department of Education, Employment & Training) 1999 (First
and its contents including pages, documents, on-line graphics, audio and
video are subject to copyright under the laws of Australia and, through
international treaties, other countries. The copyright is owned by the State
of Victoria (Department of Education, Employment & Training), or in the
case of some materials, third parties.
You may view
this web-site and its contents using your web browser and save an electronic
copy, or print out a copy, of parts of this web-site solely for your own
information, research or study: but only if you (a) do not modify the copy
from how it appears on SOFWeb's web-site; and (b) include the copyright
"© State of Victoria (Department of Education, Employment &
Training) 1999" on the copy.
You must not
reproduce, transmit (including broadcast), adapt or otherwise exercise the
copyright in the whole or any part of this web-site for any other purpose
except as expressly permitted by a current Links Agreement, by statute or
with the relevant agency as identified in the relevant WWW page or the
Department's prior written consent.
That permission, if given, will be subject to conditions that will include a
requirement that the copyright owner's name and interest in the material be
acknowledged when the material is reproduced or quoted, either in whole or
in part. No permission to reproduce or use the Government's copyright
material, other than that expressly stated above, is to be implied by the
availability of that material on this site.
notice and SOFWeb name
includes registered trade marks (or trademarks in the process of being
registered) of which are otherwise protected by law including, but not
limited to the word SOFWeb and the SOFWeb logo. Unless otherwise indicated,
they are owned by the State of Victoria (Department of Education, Employment
You may not use
SOFWeb's trade marks or the name SOFWeb except (1) by saving, or printing
out, a copy of SOFWeb's web-site as permitted by the Copyright
notice; (2) as permitted by a current Links Agreement; (3) as part of a
fair reference to SOFWeb or applicable sub-site with proper recognition of
the trade mark's status; or (4) otherwise with SOFWeb's or copyright owner's
prior written consent.
posted on this server contain hypertext links or pointers to information
created and maintained by other public and private organizations. These
links and pointers are provided for the user's convenience. The State of
Victoria (Department of Education, Employment & Training) does not
control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of
this outside information. Further, the inclusion of links or pointers to
particular items in hypertext is not intended to reflect their importance,
nor is it intended to endorse any views expressed, or products or services
offered, on these outside sites, or the organizations sponsoring the sites.
You access those sites and use their products and services solely at your
This site has
been compiled from information obtained from sources within the State of
Victoria (Department of Education, Employment & Training), and is
subject to change without notice. The State of Victoria (Department of
Education, Employment & Training) has used its best endeavors to ensure
that the Information is correct and current at the time of publication but
takes no responsibility for any error, omission or defect therein.
To the extent permitted by law, the State of Victoria (Department of
Education, Employment & Training) and its employees, agents and
consultants exclude all liability for any loss or damage (including
indirect, special or consequential loss or damage) arising from the use of,
or reliance on, the Information whether or not caused by any negligent act
or omission. If any law prohibits the exclusion of such liability, the
Department limits its liability to the extent permitted by law, to the
resupply of the Information.
rely on their own enquiries in making decisions touching their own or any
other person's interest.
- Downloadable Documents
of Education, Employment & Training makes available to you the provision
to download particular documents, on the conditions set out below. If you do
not agree with these conditions, then you should not download the material.
1. The information
is provided on the basis that upon downloading you will conduct such virus
scanning and other checks as may be necessary to ensure that the downloaded
material will not corrupt in any way your data, software or systems or those
of any other person.
acknowledge and agree that the Department will not be under any liability to
you for any loss or damage including consequential loss or damage however
caused, whether by negligence or otherwise, that arises in any way from the
use of the downloaded material.
3. If you
provide the downloaded material to another party, then you should bring to
the attention of that other party these conditions and only provide the
downloaded material on the same conditions as those on which the original
downloaded material was provided to you by the Department via SOFWeb.
Groups & Chat
includes among its services discussion forums and comment areas in which
users are invited to submit comments. In some cases, personal identifier
information such as name or E-mail address is requested or required. This
information is posted for public access along with the submitted comments
and messages which it accompanies. The State of Victoria (Department of
Education, Employment & Training) endeavors to prevent improper use of
the discussion forums and chat areas but the Department will not be under
any liability for any consequential damage however caused. The State of
Victoria (Department of Education, Employment & Training) may terminate
the Users access to SOFWeb immediately if the User breaches any provision of
information, ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques provided by, or
obtained from, you or your use of SOFWeb's web-site shall be deemed to be
non-confidential and SOFWeb shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose and
distribute the information to others without limitation.
(excluding any linked third party sites) is controlled by the State of
Victoria (Department of Education, Employment & Training) from its
offices at 2/33 St Andrews Place, East Melbourne, VIC 3001. By accessing
this site, you accept that any disputes about this web-site or its contents
are to be determined by the courts having jurisdiction in Victoria in
accordance with the laws in force in Victoria (except any principle of
conflict of laws inconsistent with this requirement).
may be accessed throughout Australia and overseas. The State of Victoria
(Department of Education, Employment & Training) makes no representation
that the content of this web-site complies with the laws (including
intellectual property laws) of any country outside Australia. If you access
this site from outside Australia, you do so on your own responsibility and
are responsible for ensuring compliance with all laws in the place where you
State of Victoria (Department of Education, Employment & Training)
Last updated Friday, March 30,3901.