Certificate 3 Guarantee provides Queensland Government’s subsidy towards the training cost for eligible students undertaking a qualification on the Queensland Training Subsidies List*.
The principal aim of the Certificate 3 Guarantee is to assist working-age Queenslanders without a certificate III or higher level qualification to complete a nationally recognised certificate III level qualification that leads to:
The Queensland Government’s Department of Education, Training and Employment administers the Certificate 3 Guarantee.
To be eligible to enrol for Certificate 3 Guarantee, prospective students must:
A co-contribution fee towards the cost of training and assessment services must be made by students undertaking a certificate III level qualification.
The co-contribution fee is:
a) the student holds a Health Care concession card or Pensioner concession card issued under Commonwealth law, or is the partner or a dependant of a person who holds a health care concession card or pensioner concession card, and is named on the card
b) the student provides the training organisation with an official form under Commonwealth law confirming that
c) the student, his or her partner, or the person of whom the student is a dependant, is entitled to concessions under a health care or pensioner concession card
d) the student is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander
e) the student is a school student and is enrolled in a VETiS program (may include youth in detention)
f) the student has a disability
g) the student is an adult prisoner.
*The Queensland Training Subsidies list can be accessed via the following link:http://www.skillsgateway.training.qld.gov.au/content/user/subsidy/SUBSIDIES-LIST.pdf