To support Year 12 graduates into work, the Queensland Government offers free training in high priority areas. Eligible Year 12 Graduates must enrol and start training in a high priority qualification within the calendar year after leaving school to take advantage of this great opportunity.
Fee-free training means the full cost of the course fees are covered. Year 12 graduates are exempt from paying student fees under the Skills Assure Certificate 3 Guarantee program. You will find the student fact sheet here.CHECK YOUR ELIGIBILITY & APPLY HERE
The following qualifications are included in the Certificate 3 Guarantee free tafe training for eligible Year 12 graduates:HLT23215 Certificate II in Health Support Services in schools HLT37315 Certificate III in Health Administration
To be eligible to access the Free tafe for year 12 graduates training, individuals must:
- Have completed Year 12 in Queensland and hold a Senior Statement issued by the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority or equivalent certification
- Enrol and start training with an approved training provider in a high priority qualification by 31 December the year after graduating (e.g. 2019 graduates have to start by 31 December 2020)
- Permanently reside in Queensland.
- Complete the online funding application.
- Return the form along with Colour copies (or photos) of your ID
- Process your application. Your application will be assessed on the information provided. Upon receiving all paperwork and supporting evidence, a formal assessment of your eligibility for government funding will be conducted. You will be notified by an enrolments officer on the status of this application once your eligibility has been assessed.
- Link to enrol. If you are successful in obtaining the funding, you will be sent a link to enrol in the course. (Although you aren’t paying anything, you still need to complete the relevant information).
Along with the application form, you will need to supply the following documents:
- Electronic copies (or photos) of one of these: Australian Birth Certificate, Australian Passport, Green Medicare Card, Visa
- Electronic copies (or photos) of one of these: of your Drivers License, Proof of age card, Centrelink or other Government-issued form, Current utility bill with your name and address
- A copy of your High School Certificate / Statement of Results from your school.
Before you submit your application, it is important that you provide all the above-required documentation. Without these, we are unable to process your application.