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Fee Free Training

Enrol in free training through Jobs and Skills WA funding initiatives.

Fee Free Training

There has never been a better time to get into training! COVID-19 has impacted the businesses and jobs across all industries. As a result, the State Government has released a range of free and discounted courses through Jobs and Skills WA to support businesses and displaced workers looking for employment.

Jobs and Skills WA provide funding through two different initiatives:

Skills Ready Training

Free training! A range of free training is available to upskill you and your workplace.

Lower Fees Local Skills

Half price training! Over 70 qualifications are available at half price.

 

Skills Ready Training

Free training! A range of free training is available to upskill you and your workplace.

Free skill sets are provided in:

  • Infection Control
  • Job Ready

 

Infection Control

Fast track your skills with our free infection control skill sets to get you job ready.

All infection control skill sets are 100% free for everyone!

These infection control skill sets have been developed specifically to get you job ready to safely manage infection control in the workplace. They match up with the skills employers are looking for, to support WA businesses in key areas such as aged care, disability support, retail, hospitality, transport and logistics.

The skill sets contain selected units of competency from nationally accredited and recognised vocational qualifications that target specific skill areas.

 

Available Courses

 

Job Ready

Not all jobs need a full qualification, and maybe you don’t either – skill sets are the perfect solution. Skill sets can help you get ready for your first job, or re-skill quickly for jobs that are available as WA’s economy recovers. These new job ready skill sets have been developed in consultation with businesses and employers to deliver fast track training that will get you skills ready for jobs in areas including hospitality, health care, retail, business, cyber security, agriculture and construction. and many more.

Job Ready skill sets are 100% free for eligible students:

  • Persons aged 15—24 years at the time of enrolment (excluding school students)
  • Secondary school-aged persons who are not enrolled at school
  • Persons receiving the JobSeeker or JobKeeper payment
  • Persons and dependents of persons receiving the Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY
  • Persons and dependents of persons holding a Pensioner Concession Card or Health Care Card or a Repatriation Health Benefits Card issued by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs
  • Dependents of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution

 

Available Courses

 

Lower Fees Local Skills

Half price training! Over 70 qualifications are available at half price. Even better is there is a fees cap:

  • All students aged 15—24 years of age, and other eligible concession students are eligible for the course fee cap of $400
  • The course fee cap for non-concession students is $1,200

The concession rate course fee cap of $400 applies to:

  • All students aged 15—24
  • Persons and dependents of persons holding:
  • a pensioner concession card;
  • a repatriation health benefits card issued by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs; or
  • a Health Care Card
  • Persons and dependents of persons in receipt of the Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY
  • Dependents of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution
  • Secondary school-aged persons, not enrolled at school

 

Available Courses

  • BSB40215 Certificate IV in Business
  • BSB41015 Certificate IV in Human Resources
  • CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
  • CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)