To be eligible for a State and Federal Government subsidised place under the Skills First Program, you must meet the criteria below:
You must reside in Victoria whilst undertaking the qualification.
Please bring Proof of Residency to your enrolment appointment, including your driver’s licence or any other document which shows that you reside in Victoria.
You must meet citizenship/residency requirements and be in one of the following categories:
Please note: If you are aged under 20 years*, you must also bring one of the following Proof of Age documents to your enrolment appointment (only if the Proof of Citizenship/Residency above does not include your date of birth):
*Age is your age as at 1st January in the year in which you are starting the course.
Please be aware that accessing your Skills First Program entitlement may impact your access to future government subsidised training
You must meet ‘upskilling’ requirements for certain cohorts:
Exemptions may be granted by the Commission only for individuals who do not meet the eligibility requirements.
Enrolment for eligible learners is under the Skills First Program and may impact access to further government subsidised training. For additional information regarding the Skills First Program please contact us.