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A brilliant career move for school leavers, job seekers, and everyone returning to the workforce after a break.

2021 is the fresh start we have all been looking forward to. If you are thinking it is time to consolidate your career, formalise qualifications or fast track your job readiness then we highly recommend opting to do more with your summer this year.

Celebrating the New Year fully qualified is going to make a massive difference to your employment prospects. Plus you are likely to be eligible for fee support.

Gold Coast students
The Certificate 3 Guarantee supports eligible individuals to complete their first post-school Certificate III level qualification and increase their skills to move into employment, re-enter the workforce or advance their career. It also supports Queensland’s Year 12 graduates to transition to employment by providing fee-free training in high priority qualifications. Read more about QLD Government course fee funding.

NSW students
Smart and Skilled is a reform of the NSW Government. Under Smart and Skilled the NSW Government contributes to the cost of each course with the student paying the balance. Eligibility criteria apply.
Read more about NSW Government course fee funding.

The Skilling for Recovery Training Initiative is part of a matched funding commitment between the NSW and Australian Governments under the Job Trainer Fund. Skilling for Recovery is a key component of the State’s COVID-19 Recovery Plan.

The program is designed to help job seekers retrain or up-skill and support school leavers entering the workforce for the first time. It will provide a combination of courses for job seekers and young people, including school leavers at no cost.

If you are aged 25 or over and not currently employed OR aged 17-24 (regardless of employment status) OR at risk of losing your job, this could be your opportunity to complete a full certificate course at zero cost. Read more here.

ACE Community Colleges is offering four in demand Certificate qualifications in the 2021 Summer School programme. These courses are delivered Online with student success supported by individual mentoring and workshops.

  • HLT23215 Certificate II in Health Support Services
  • CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support
  • CHC30113 Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
  • BSB30115 Certificate III in Business

Decide to get back in the game. Train smart.