The Higher Level Skills program provides a government subsidy to support eligible individuals to access subsidised training in selected certificate IV or above qualifications, and priority skill sets.
The aim is to assist individuals to gain the higher level skills required to secure employment or career advancement in priority industries or to transition to university to continue their studies. Employers may also be able to access training to address workforce development needs.
Subsidies are provided for a select number of certificate IV, diploma and advanced diploma qualifications, and priority skill sets critical to productivity within the workplace.The program provides the opportunity for employers to engage employees in priority training to address current workforce development needs.
This program is open to any Queensland resident aged 15 years or over, who is no longer at school and is an Australian or New Zealand citizen, or Australian permanent resident (including humanitarian entrants), or a temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency.
Prospective students must not have or be enrolled in a certificate IV or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundations skills training.
For more information on Higher Level Skills funding e.g. eligibility requirement, please click on the following link.
The Certificate 3 Guarantee supports eligible individuals to complete their first post-school Certificate 3 qualification. The Certificate 3 Guarantee is targeted at Certificate 3 qualifications because they are considered the entry-level qualification most often needed to gain employment in many industry sectors.
The program is open to any Queensland resident aged 15 years or over who is no longer at school (with the exception of VET in Schools students) and is an Australian or New Zealand citizen or Australian permanent resident (including humanitarian entrants), or a temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency.
Prospective students must not have or be enrolled in a Certificate 3 level or higher qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundations skills training.
For more information on Certificate 3 funding e.g. eligibility requirement, please click on the following link.
In Queensland (QLD), Traineeships and Apprenticeships are funded under the QLD Government User Choice (2017-20) Program, which provides a public funding contribution towards the cost of training and assessment services for eligible Queenslanders.
The program aims to provide funding aligned to the skills needs of the industry and respond to changing government priorities. The policy recognises that employment-based training aligned to skills shortages is a critical priority for the Queensland Government.
For more information about Fees and Schedule please contact us.
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