Jobs & Skills WA Subsidy

Am I Eligible?

Which Courses are Subsidised?

Why TrainSmart?

Government Subsidised Programs

TrainSmart Australia is proud to be on the panel of approved providers to run 2023 courses funded under the Jobs & Skills WA Participation Work Readiness Program (PWR) and Priority Industry Training Program (PIT). The state is encouraging people to gain skills and knowledge that align with current requirements for industry and employers.

Am I eligible?

You are eligible for a guaranteed training place if you have left school, your primary place of residence is in Western Australia, and you meet one of the below criteria:

1.

You are an Australian Citizen

2.

You are a permanent visa holder or holder of visa sub-class 309, 444, 785, 790, or 820

3.

You are a partner or dependant of a holder of a temporary Visa sub-class 457, or 482

4.

You hold a Bridging Visa E (sub-classes 050 and 051) with a valid application for a visa sub-class 785 or 790

Jobs & Skills WA Training Delivery

Existing Workers

Target Group

Mandatory On-Campus, Face-To-Face Classes – One Day per week

*Few units will be delivered online, through mandatory live remote/virtual classes

 ‘Existing Worker’ is an individual who works 20 hours or more per week for the same employer. 

Job Seekers

Target Group

Mandatory On-Campus, Face-To-Face Classes – Two Days per week

*Few units will be delivered online, through mandatory live remote/virtual classes

‘Job Seeker’ is an individual that is currently unemployed or under employed (working less than 20 hours a week with one or across multiple employers).

*For information about availability, please contact the Career Advisor Team on 1300 855 517.

* Please note, you can only enrol and claim ONE Job’s and Skills WA subsidy at a time. If you are currently enrolled in another course through Job’s and Skills WA (Including Lower Fees, Local Skills AND Skills Ready), you must either complete or withdraw from that course before enrolling in a new course.

Half price courses for 2024

Through the Lower Fees, Local Skills program, selected course prices have been cut in half! From the 1st of January, 2020, the Department of Training and Workplace Development through their Jobs and Skills WA program, have reduced the course tuition cost of over 180 priority qualifications. The half price course fees through the Lower Fees, Local Skills program are available to WA residents eligible to study. The fee cap means that regardless of how much the course normally costs, you will not have to pay more than a certain amount per course in any one year!

 

Which Courses Are Subsidised?

Priority Industry Training Program

The availability of these courses under this subsidy may change. To confirm the availability of the subsidy for a specific course, please contact our enrolments team. 

* The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees.

Existing Workers: 1 Day/per week
An ‘Existing Worker’ is an individual who works 20 hours or more per week for a single or multiple employer.

Jobseekers: 2 Days/per week
A ‘Job Seeker’ is an individual that is currently unemployed or under employed (working less than 20 hours a week with one or across multiple employers).

HLT52015
Diploma of Remedial Massage

This qualification has been designed to give students theoretical competencies and practical application of remedial massage.

Duration

12 months

Concession Price

$812.64*

Non-Concession Price

$2,742.66*

counselling client

CHC51015
Diploma of Counselling

We will equip you with the knowledge and understanding to provide professional help as a counsellor, to diverse groups and individuals.

Duration

12 months

Concession Price

$444.00*

Non-Concession Price

$1,498.50*

Mental Health Client

CHC53315
Diploma of Mental Health

This course guides students in learning practical skills in supporting, communicating and working with individuals experiencing mental health issues. 

Duration

14 months

Concession Price

$542.40*

Non-Concession Price

$1,830.60*

HLT52021
Diploma of Remedial Massage

This qualification has been designed to give students theoretical competencies and practical application of remedial massage.

Duration

14 months

Concession Price

$769.44*

Non-Concession Price

$2,596.86*

*You must meet eligibility criteria to qualify. The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as service and resource fees* This is a Western Australian government program available to WA residents.

happy community

CHC52015
Diploma of Community Services

Students will learn skills to be able to support various groups and individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds and circumstances. 

Duration

12 months

Concession Price

$372.00*

Non-Concession Price

$1,255.50*

Drug and Alcohol Support Worker: Salary, Description, duties

CHC52015
Diploma of Community Services (Case Management)

This course places a strong emphasis on developing transferable skills in caseload management applicable to various sectors.

Duration

12 months

Concession Price

$388.80*

Non-Concession Price

$1,312.20*

*You must meet eligibility criteria to qualify. The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as service and resource fees* This is a Western Australian government program available to WA residents.

Why study with TrainSmart Australia?

Nationally Accredited

Government Subsidies

Study Now, Pay later

Leading Industry Professionals

Once you’d decided on a course, the next step is to enrol! Fill out the form on our Request Course Information page or give our Lower Fees, Local Skills career advisors a call on 1300 855 517!

If you’d like to enrol, head over to our Online Application for Enrolment page to begin the enrolment process!