About Future Skills WA Funding

Future Skills WA provides a guaranteed, subsidised training place for eligible Trainees enrolled in courses that are deemed State priority qualifications, where a training place is available. The guarantee means that for State priority courses, the Government will not limit the number of training places it subsidises.

 

Subsidised Qualifications

Site Skills Training provides funded training through Future Skills WA. We have funding for eligible participants in the following Qualifications:

  • BSB30115 Certificate III in Business
  • BSB30415 Certificate III in Business Administration
  • BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety
  • BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management
  • CPC30511 Certificate III in Dogging
  • CPC30711 Certificate III in Rigging
  • CPC30911 Certificate III in Scaffolding
  • MEM20105 Certificate II in Engineering
  • MEM30505 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical
  • MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering
  • MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering (Existing Workers)
  • MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical
  • MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical (Existing Workers)
  • MSA50108 Diploma of Manufacturing Technology
  • PMA20116 Certificate II in Process Plant Operations
  • PMA30116 Certificate III in Process Plant Operations
  • PMA40116 Certificate IV in Process Plant Technology
  • RII10115 Certificate I in Resources and Infrastructure Operations (Indigenous Workers)
  • RII30115 Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations
  • RII30815 Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations
  • RII30915 Certificate III in Civil Construction
  • SIT30616 Certificate III in Hospitality
  • UEG40114 Certificate IV in Gas Supply Industry Operations

 

Eligibility Requirements

Unless otherwise specified, the following enrolment categories will not be funded:

a) Persons whose primary place of residence is not in Western Australia, with the exception of Apprentices who have:

- a training contract registered in Western Australia; and

- a Western Australian workplace address; and

- the training is undertaken in Western Australia, if available.

b) Residents of Christmas Island or Cocos Island;

c) Persons who are neither Australian citizens nor permanent residents of Australia unless they are holders of approved temporary visa subclasses, or spouses or dependents that accompany 457 visa holders. 2

d) Prisoners;

e) Secondary school students;

f) Persons under 15 years of age;

g) Persons under 18 years of age in the year of enrolment unless under a DoE Notice of Arrangement (NoA) (Full Time) or exempted from the School Education Act 1999. This does not include students undertaking a school based program such as an Apprenticeship, Traineeship, Pre-apprenticeship or Aboriginal School Based Training (ASBT) students. 3

h) Enrolments in training programs that are not accredited or which fall outside of the Service Provider's scope of registration;

i) Enrolments in units of competence (UoCs) for which the payment for the reported outcome is shown in Table 1, Service Payment as 0%;

j) Students who do not meet the eligibility criteria for the target group(s) specified in these Business Rules;

k) Students that do not have a valid USI;

l) Students who do not commence Training within the student commencing start and end dates as defined in the CPS; and

m) Individuals recruited by a third party on behalf of the Service Provider for a fee.

 

Fees

Individuals undertaking training must contribute to their training costs through a co-contribution fee.

Please see below list of payments and fees.

Qualification Code Qualification Title Approx nom hrs Non-concessional Concessional
BSB30115 Certificate III in Business 420 $1,365 $407
BSB30415 Certificate III in Business Administration 420 $1,365 $407
BSB41415 Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety 470 $1,528 $456
BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management 665 $3,850 $3,850
CPC30511 Certificate III in Dogging 448 $1,456 $435
CPC30711 Certificate III in Rigging 472 $1,534 $458
CPC30911 Certificate III in Scaffolding 384 $1,248 $372
MEM20105 Certificate II in Engineering 302 $982 $293
MEM30505 Certificate III in Engineering - Technical 360 $1,170 $349
MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering 320 $1,040 $310
MEM40105 Certificate IV in Engineering exisitng workers 320 $1,853 $1,853
MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical 756 $4,377 $4,377
MEM50212 Diploma of Engineering - Technical existing workers 756 $4,377 $4,377
MSA50108 Diploma of Manufacturing Technology 778 $4,505 $4,505
PMA20116 Certificate II in Process Plant Operations 475 $1,544 $461
PMA30116 Certificate III in Process Plant Operations 690 $2,243 $669
PMA40116 Certificate IV in Process Plant Technology 985 $3,201 $955
RII10115 Certificate I in Resources and Infrastructre Operations (Indigenous Workers) 180 $585 $175
RII30115 Certificate III in Surface Extraction Operations 455 $1,479 $441
RII30815 Certificate III in Civil Construction Plant Operations 636 $2,067 $617
RII30915 Certificate III in Civil Construction 696 $2,262 $675
SIT30616 Certificate III in Hospitality 570 $1,853 $553
UEG40114 Certificate IV in Gas Supply Industry Operations 1155 $3,754 $1,120

 

*NOTES:

New entant trainees only are funded, other than Exisitng Workers where identified above

 

The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as student service and resource fees.

For more information about Future Skills WA please call us on 1300 700 080 or visit the Western Australian Government website.