Funding Opportunities

Smart and Skilled FY2019

Transformed has places available in FY2019 for the following qualifications for the Sydney postcode region under the Targeted Priorities Full Qualifications Program.

This subsidized training entitlement is for commencement of training from 1 July 2018 (online/correspondence mode). 


This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. 
Region: Sydney 

Smart and Skilled Entitlement Apprenticeships and Traineeships Program

Transformed also has spaces available for Smart and Skilled Apprenticeships and Traineeships in all NSW regions the following qualifications:

Regions include: Capital Region, Central Coast, Central West, Coffs Harbour – Grafton, Far West and Orana, Hunter Valley (excl Newcastle), Illawarra, Mid North Coast, Murray, New England and North West, Newcastle & Lake Macquarie, Richmond – Tweed, Riverina, Southern Highlands & Shoalhaven, Sydney.

To check your eligibility to have access to the funding for a Targeted Priority Full Qualification or Apprenticeship / Traineeship – email our team at enquiries@transformed.com.au or call Transformed on 1300 738 720.

Candidates must :
  • be over 15 years of age 
  • have left school
  • live or work in NSW
  • be an Australian citizen or Australian permanent resident or humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen. 
  • Provide or apply for a USI at www.usi.gov.au.
If you are eligible we will provide you with a Smart and Skilled eligibility report detailing your student fee and the steps to undertake the study with Transformed.

More information on Smart and Skilled can be found at https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au.

Fee Free Scholarships

People who are experiencing or have experienced domestic and family violence and/or their dependant(s) may be eligible for free training that is funded by the NSW government under the Smart and Skilled initiative. Please go to https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/for-students/fee-free-scholarships to find out more.

Jobs for Tomorrow Scholarships

People with skills in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) are in high demand. If you are interested in training in these skills, you may be eligible for a $1,000 Jobs of Tomorrow scholarship under the NSW Government's Smart and Skilled Program.

From 2016, the NSW Government are offering 25,000 scholarships over four years to students commencing selected qualifications under Smart and Skilled.

Transformed offers the CPP41212 Certificate IV in NatHERS Assessment qualification which is an identified STEM qualification.  

Visit https://smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au/for-students/scholarships/jobs-of-tomorrow-scholarships for more information on how to apply for the scholarships.

Construction Skills Queensland 2018/19

Transformed has secured a limited number of places under Construction Skills Queensland’s subsidized funding arrangements for existing workers in the Civil Construction industry to gain a nationally recognised qualification in line with industry standards.

Transformed has funding available for:

Construction Skills Queensland's eligibility conditions are;

Be existing workers currently employed in the Building and Construction industry who has one month or more employment relationship with their employer. The working relationship can be full time, part time or casual employment or engaged as a contract worker.

An eligible worker - relevant clerical, administration and professional workers employed by organisations who are part of the Queensland Building and Construction Industry.

An unemployed eligible worker is a person who has been unemployed for a period of not greater than 6 months that would otherwise meet the requirements of an eligible worker.

And must be:
  • Be an Australian or New Zealand citizen; or 
  • a permanent resident of Australia; or 
  • a holder of a refugee or humanitarian visa;
  • And must:
  • Permanently reside in Queensland; or
  • Be permanently employed in Queensland.
Must NOT be:
  1. currently enrolled and participating in a school program; or 
  2. a contracted trainer and assessor or an existing worker of any RTO; or 
  3. already funded by an Authority or other such source for delivery of the same training being undertaken as part of this program; or 
  4. Previously funded under this program in the same program contract period. 
Students will also be required to:
  • Complete a Transformed Self-Assessment to validate level of experience
  • Sign a disclosure (a declaration that you meet the CSQ eligibility requirements to obtain funding assistance).

Australian Apprenticeships

Funding through the form of apprenticeships and traineeships are available for existing workers and workers of all ages. Transformed works with employers to gain relevant funding and manage the training plan through to completion for the individual or group.

For the ACT visit - https://www.accesscanberra.act.gov.au/app/answers/detail/a_id/1856/~/australian-apprenticeships

ACT – Skilled Capital

Skilled Capital is an ACT Government funded training initiative. Skilled Capital offers a comprehensive range of services to provide Canberrans the support they need to complete the training that is right for them. Skilled Capital will improve access to high quality training in areas of skills needs and maximise improved employment opportunities for students.

Transformed can check eligibility for access to the Skilled Capital funding for the following qualifications under a Traineeship Arrangement:

BSB41515 - Certificate IV in Project Management Practice 
 

If you reside or work in the ACT you may be eligible for funded training. 
A tuition fee of $500 is applicable, paid at commencement of training.

This website provides information about Skilled Capital for individuals, business and industry and registered training organisations -  visit: https://www.skills.act.gov.au/

For the ACT visit: https://www.skills.act.gov.au/ 

Download our Apprenticeships Brochure
 

NSW Green Skills and Energy Efficiency Training

Courses listed on this site may be funded through State Training Services - https://www.training.nsw.gov.au/programs_services/strategies_services/greenskills/index.html


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Are you interested in finding out if you have options for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for a qualification?
 
Do you have some work experience or have been in the workforce for a number of years but not sure how you can apply your existing knowledge to achieving a qualification?
 
Our self assessment survey will give you more information for what your self paced learning pathway looks like based onyour work and life experience – ie do you have options for Recognition of PriorLearning (RPL) or is a distance package best for you – or a blend of both.
 
The survey is free and it takes just 10 mins to complete and within 24 hours you will have a response from a Transformed team member with your recommended learning pathway as well as the fee to complete and the next steps should you wish to enrol. We have payment plans to suit all budgets. 
 
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Our Clients
Transformed works across a broad range of industries in both government and private sectors.
Federal Government
  • Attorney General’s Department
  • Australian Federal Police
  • Australian Trade Commission
  • Australian War Memorial
  • Biosecurity Australia 
  • Centrelink
State Government
  • Building Services Authority (QLD)
  • Public Works (QLD) 
  • Department of Treasury (ACT) 
  • Disabilities Services Commission (WA) 
  • Darwin Ports Corporation 
  • Department of Business and Employment (NT)
Selected Private Sector
  • AbiGroup
  • Access Economics
  • ATCO Structures
  • Australian Institute of Management
  • Australian Institute of Project Management
  • Australia Post