Jobs and Skills (WA)

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About Jobs and Skills (WA)

Jobs and Skills WA is the funding program in Western Australia for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Students can enrol in subsidised training across a broad range of industries including equity courses and foundation skills.

Jobs and Skills WA allows eligible students in Western Australia to enrol in subsidised Certificate II through to Advanced Diploma qualifications. Subsidies of up to 99% of course costs are available across a broad range of industries including:-

  • More than 500 apprenticeships and traineeships
  • Foundation skills like developing language, literacy, numeracy and employability skills
  • Equity courses for special needs and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students
  • Priority industry qualifications
  • General industry training
  • Existing worker traineeships

Priority Industry Qualifications

Priority industry qualifications give students the skills they need get jobs in high demand occupations across Western Australia. The list of Priority industry qualifications (PIQL) is updated each year based on the needs of the WA economy.

PIQL includes subsidies for eligible existing workers to undertake traineeships from Certificate IV to Advanced Diploma level courses that are aligned to state priority occupations.

Find Your Course Funding

Jobs and Skills WA only applies to students seeking funding for training in Western Australia. Find a complete list of approved online registered training organisations and courses in Western Australia here.

Approved Course List

There are 43 courses approved for Jobs and Skills government funding. These are the most popular courses.

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Certificate III in Business Administration (BSB30415)

The Certificate III in Business Administration is an entry level course perfect for students seeking careers in office and business environments or already working in roles like Office Assistant, Receptionist, Junior Personal Assistant or Payroll Officer. Students will gain immediate skills in ke...

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Diploma of Accounting (FNS50215)

The Diploma of Accounting is suitable for students seeking professional accounting job roles in financial services and other industries such as Financial Clerk or Assistant Accountant. Superseded by: FNS50217 Diploma of Acco...

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Diploma of Counselling (CHC51015)

The Diploma of Counselling is suitable for students seeking careers as counsellors working with clients on personal and psychological issues using established counselling modalities. Students graduate read to work in supported counselling roles in established agencies rather than in independent p...

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Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113)

The Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care is for students seeking roles in a range of early childhood education settings, working within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. Students gain a range of knowledge a...

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Diploma of Counselling (CHC51015)

The Diploma of Counselling is suitable for students seeking careers as counsellors working with clients on personal and psychological issues using established counselling modalities. Students graduate read to work in supported counselling roles in established agencies rather than in independent p...

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Diploma of Mental Health (CHC53315)

A Diploma of Mental Health CHC53315 is perfect for students seeking careers as community services workers supporting people with mental health issues. Students learn about working collaboratively, maintaining personal safety, helping people affected by drugs and alcohol, facilitating recovery, as...

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Certificate III in Business (BSB30115)

The Certificate III in Business is for students seeking careers in an office or other business role such as customer service adviser, general clerk, typist or word processing operator. Students gain valuable skills in designing and producing documents, responding to customer complaints, working i...

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Advanced Diploma of Network Security (ICT60215)

The Advanced Diploma of Network Security (ICT60215) provides the skills and knowledge to plan, design, manage and monitor an enterprise Information and Communications Technology (ICT) network. The qualification has a high-level ICT technical base with appropriate security units and the ability to...

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Certificate IV in Customer Engagement (BSB40315)

A Certificate IV in Customer Engagement is suitable for managers and supervisors who have or desire an active role in implementing continuous improvement processes and managing customer service. Students will learn how to implement customer service standards and strategies, develop individuals an...

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Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology (ICT41015)

A Certificate IV in Computer Systems Technology provides the skills and knowledge to manage the installation of a range of networks, including inter-networking, security and e-business integration. Students will learn to locate and troubleshoot IT equipment for system and software faults, install...

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