Certificate 3 Guarantee Program:

The Certificate 3 Guarantee supports the Queensland Government’s Working Queensland jobs plan. It provides a government subsidy to support eligible individuals to complete their first post-school certificate III qualification. It also supports Queensland’s Year 12 graduates to transition to employment by providing fee-free training in high priority qualifications. 

Foundation skills training and lower level vocational qualifications may also be subsidised in certain circumstances. For example; RII30113 Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations can be delivered by full training and RPL to upskill and further the education of learners in the Coal Infrastructure and Mining Industry for a co-contribution fee of $30 for non-concessional students and $15 for concessional students.

Skilling Queenslanders for Work:

The Queensland Government has reintroduced the highly successful Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative, with an investment of $240 million over four years to support up to 32,000 Queenslander's into work.

The initiativze helps eligible Queenslanders to gain the skills, qualifications and experience needed to enter and stay in the workforce. The programs are targeted at different groups including young people, mature-age job seekers, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.