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NSW Smart and Skilled

TrainSmart Australia is proud to be selected as an approved provider of the NSW Government’s Smart and Skilled Program. Smart and Skilled is a reform of the NSW Vocational Education and Training System.   This training programe provides participants with a great opportunity to obtain the necessary skills needed to pursue a career and find a job with the help of government-subsidised training. Eligible qualifications range from Certificate I right through to Advanced Diplomas.

Are you eligible for Smart and Skilled?

In order to access this funding you will need to meet all of the requirements below:

  1. An Australian citizen, permanent resident or humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen
  2. Aged 15 years or older
  3. Live or work in New South Wales
  4. Have left school
  5. If you answered ‘yes’ to all four questions, then you’re eligible to enrol in a government-subsidised course with TrainSmart Australia

How to enrol in a Smart and Skilled course

To enroll in a government-subsidised Smart and Skilled course, contact our team of career advisors to discuss your eligibility and the courses available to you.

Smart and Skilled Courses and Pricing

In 2017, eligible Smart and Skilled students contribute, on average, between 10% and 45 % of the course cost, the NSW Government subsidises the remaining amount.  Each government-subsidised qualification has a fixed price (regardless of training provider), which is determined by the NSW Government. You can find out more about the exact prices and subsidies here:


Enquiry form

Ready to inquire about a course and kick start a new career? Simply fill out our inquiry form below and you’ll hear from one of our Career Advisers within the next 2 business days!

Contact our student support

Are you a current student and need to speak with someone at TrainSmart about your current enrolment? Simply fill out our form below and one of our Student Support Officers will be in contact with you as soon as possible. 

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