Funded by the Queensland Department of Employment, Small Business and Training, the Certificate 3 Guarantee supports eligible individuals to complete their first post-school Certificate III qualification to improve their opportunity to transition into employment, re-enter the workforce or advance their career.
It also supports school students to access training and Queensland’s Year 12 graduates to transition to employment by providing fee-free training in high priority qualifications.
To view the Queensland Department of Employment, Small Business and Training’s Certificate 3 Guarantee Program Fact Sheet, please click here.
As a condition of your enrolment, you will be required to complete a student training and employment survey within three months of completing or discontinuing your training.
Are you eligible?
Funded training is available for individuals who are:
To be eligible to receive the Certificate 3 Guarantee, students must not already hold, or be currently studying a Certificate III or higher-level qualification.
However, Certificate III qualifications completed while at school and foundation skills courses are not counted and you will still be eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee.
What will you gain from this program?
This program provides a government subsidy to support eligible individuals to complete their first post-school Certificate III Qualification. The Certificate 3 Guarantee is targeted at Certificate III level qualifications because they are entry-level qualifications often needed to gain employment in many industry sectors.
Students are entitled to access government subsidised training for one completed Certificate III qualification.
Do you need to contribute to the cost of training?
Eligible applicants are required to contribute to the costs of their training through a co-contribution fee. The fee may be paid on your behalf by an employer or another third party and is charged at the time of enrolment. There is a requirement to complete a student employment survey within three months of completing or discontinuing the qualification.
Queensland (Face to face delivery)
|Co-contribution Fee – total
|Co-contribution Fee – per unit of competency
|SIT30616 Certificate III in Hospitality
How do you qualify for concession fees?
Concessional student status applies when:
Call TIAWA QLD office on 1300 606 267 for more information