What is “Higher Level Skills Program”?

Funded by the Queensland Government Department of Education and Training, the Higher Level Skills program aims to assist individuals to gain the higher-level skills required to secure employment or career advancement in a priority industry, or to transition to university to further their studies.

As a condition of your enrolment, you will be required to complete a student training and employment survey within three months of finishing or discontinuing your training.

 

Are you eligible?

This program is open to individuals who are:

  • Queensland resident aged 15 or over
  • No longer at school
  • Australian or New Zealand citizens or Australian permanent residents (including humanitarian entrants), or a temporary resident with the necessary visa and on the pathway to permanent residency
  • Not holding, and not enrolled in, a Certificate IV level or higher qualification (not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training)

 

Additional Certificate IV Commercial Cookery criteria:

  • Student must be an existing worker in the Tourism and Hospitality industry and must already hold a trade qualification (Certificate III) in the Tourism and Hospitality industry

 

Additional Certificate IV in Hospitality criteria:

  • Student must be an existing worker in the Tourism and Hospitality industry

 

What will you gain from this program?

The program provides eligible individuals with access to one subsidised training place in priority certificate IV level and above qualifications or priority skill sets.

 

What courses are offered by Queensford College under “Higher Level Skills”?

The program provides eligible individuals with access to one subsidised training place in priority Certificate IV level and above qualifications or priority skill sets.

To view the Queensland Department of Education and Training Higher Level Skills Program Fact Sheet, please
click here.

 

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
Courses Co-Contribution Fees – Full Qualification Co-Contribution Fees – Per unit of competency
Non-Concession Concession Non-Concession Concession
SIT40416 Certificate IV in Hospitality $30.00 $15.00 $1.43 $0.71
SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery $30.00 $15.00 $0.91 $0.45
SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management $30.00 $15.00 $1.07 $0.54
CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support $50.00 $25.00 $2.78 $1.39
CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care $99.00 $69.00 $3.54 $2.47

 

Please
click here to download a copy of the Queensford College Student Handbook to view a full schedule of miscellaneous fees including replacement student ID cards and the reissuance of Qualifications.

 

What are the available course delivery modes in Queensford College?

  • Classroom
  • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

 

When can you start?

You can choose to start your training on any of our available monthly intake dates.

 

How can you apply

Call us at 1300 120 457 or send an e-mail to info@queensford.edu.au to apply. Our supportive Course Advisors will provide you with more information and assist you through every step of the enrolment process.

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