Smart & Skilled Funding
Smart and Skilled is an updated version of the New South Wales Vocational Education and Training (VET) system.
From 1 January 2015, Smart and Skilled provides eligible students with:
- An entitlement to government-subsidised training up to and including Certificate III
- Government funding for higher-level courses (Certificate IV and above) in targeted priority areas.
Smart and Skilled funding is available for eligible students in the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113) run by PEAK Training. Normally, this Certificate III costs $2590. With the Smart and Skilled funding, this course costs $1590.
Fully funded certificate III training package
Smart and Skilled Fee-Free Scholarships are available to NSW Social Housing Residents aged between 15-30 years or residents of Aboriginal or Toress Strait Islander descent, who want to study the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113).
Am I Eligible?
Smart and Skilled scholarships are available to students in New South Wales Social Housing aged between 15-30 years who want to study the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113). For more information including eligibility criteria, available places and enrolment, please contact PEAK Training via the contact form or call us on 02 9779 9999.02 9779 9999
Download Eligibility Criteria (PDF)
How do I Apply?
The application process involves a few steps which we can help you with. Get in touch with us and we can start your enrolment immediately. Otherwise, more information about the Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care (CHC30113) with Smart and Skilled can be found in the Certificate III Course Information Booklet.
Certificate III Course Information Booklet (PDF)