Health & Community Services

Health & Community Services

Health and community services is Australia’s second largest employing industry – and is still growing! It delivers a range of residential and social assistance services to support our community. This is a significant task, and it involves a diverse range of occupations in areas such as community services, aged care, and disability.This is a rewarding industry to be involved in, and you’ll be amazed at the career choices available to you.

Course Fee: From $244.80

Government funded courses under the Jobs and Skills WA Program(for local students).


These courses are provided by our partnered RTO (RTO Code 51973).

Certificate III in Individual Support

(Ageing)

Funding Category:

  • PIT Priority Industry Training (Job Seeker)
  • WR Participation- Work-Readiness program

Course Eligible for Targeted Fee Relief

Course Duration:

16 weeks (Intensive Course includes mandatory work based training)

Concession Course Fee:

$254.40

Non-Concession Course Fee:

$858.60

Career Opportunities:

Accommodation Support Worker, Respite Care Worker

Certificate III in Community Services

(Disability)

Funding Category:

  • PIT Priority Industry Training (Job Seeker)
  • WR Participation- Work-Readiness program

Course Eligible for Targeted Fee Relief

Course Duration:

16 weeks (Intensive Course includes mandatory work based training)

Concession Course Fee:

$266.40

Non-Concession Course Fee:

$899.10

Career Opportunities:

Disability Services Worker, Disability Support Worker

Certificate III in Community Services

(Intensive Pathway)

Funding Category:

  • PIT Priority Industry Training (Job Seeker)
  • WR Participation- Work-Readiness program

Course Eligible for Targeted Fee Relief

Course Duration:

15 weeks (Intensive Course includes mandatory work based training)

Concession Course Fee:

$244.80

Non-Concession Course Fee:

$826.20

Career Opportunities:

Migrant Support Worker, Neighbourhood Centre Worker, Support Workers (Community Services), Community Care Worker, Client Contact, Assistant Community Worker

Diploma of Community Services

(Case Management)

Funding Category:

  • PIT Priority Industry Training (Job Seeker)
  • WR Participation- Work-Readiness program

Course Eligible for Targeted Fee Relief

Course Duration:

52 weeks (Intensive Course includes mandatory work based training)
(Course Duration includes holidays )

Concession Course Fee:

$400.00

Non-Concession Course Fee:

$1200.00

Career Opportunities:

Case Management Supervisor, Community Care Worker, Community Services Worker, Program Coordinator

Overall Eligibility

1

an Australian citizen OR

2

a permanent visa holder OR

3

a holder of visa subclass 309, 444, 785, 790, 820 or 826; OR

4

secondary holders of a temporary visa of subclass 457; OR

5

holders of a Bridging Visa E (subclasses 050 and 051) where the visa holder has made a valid application for a visa of subclass 785 or 790; AND

6

unemployed or under-employed

Funding Category Eligibility

Priority Industry Training (Job Seeker)

  • Students must NOT have an active apprenticeship/traineeship training contract registered on WAAMS.
  • The Job Seekers target group are persons who are unemployed or underemployed.

Participation – Work Readiness Program

To be eligible for the program, students must be unemployed and able to access mainstream training. Students must:

  • have a written referral from an Approved Participation Referral Agent for Job Seekers; OR
  • be referred by themselves; another agency or recruited by the Service Provider and have a “health care card” or “pension card”.

Targeted Fee Relief: Lower Fees Local Skills

The annual maximum course fees (cap) for these courses are:

  • Concession: $400 (to be eligible for the course cap, students must have concession status OR be aged 15-24 years old
  • Non-Concession: $1200

Concession Eligibility Status

The following students are eligible for a concession rate on fees (for training up to Certificate IV level)

Persons and dependants of persons holding:

  • a Pensioner Concession Card; OR
  • a Repatriation Health Benefits Card issued by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs; OR
  • a Health Care Card.

Persons and dependents of persons for whom the Commonwealth’s JobKeeper payments are being received.

Persons and dependants of persons in receipt of services from the following Commonwealth support or employment services programs:

  • Jobactive;
  • Online Employment Services; or
  • ParentsNext.

Persons and dependents of persons in receipt of AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY.

Persons and dependants of persons in receipt of the Youth Allowance.

Persons and dependents of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution.

Persons that are secondary school age, not enrolled in school.

Notes: Concession rates do not apply to Diploma courses(unless otherwise specified)

Student Tuition Fees

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.

Prices quoted are calculated at the concession rate unless otherwise specified. Eligibility criteria apply. Prices as per the VET Fees and Charges Policy 2021.

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