Government Funding

The College of Health and Fitness is an approved Skills Assure provider, offering training subsidised by the Queensland Government.

The Certificate 3 Guarantee program supports eligible individuals to complete their first Certificate III qualification and increase their skills to move into employment, re-enter the workforce, or advance their career by providing a Queensland Government subsidy for a range of Certificate III level vocational qualifications.

As a Skills Assure Supplier, The College of Health and Fitness is approved to deliver the following qualifications to approved participants through the Certificate 3 Guarantee program.

BSB30120 – Certificate III in Business

HLT37315 – Certificate III in Health Administration

SIS30321 – Certificate III in Fitness

To be eligible to enrol in the Certificate 3 Guarantee, prospective students must:

  • be a permanent resident of Queensland;
  • be aged 15 years or older;
  • be no longer at school (with the exception of school students in Years 10, 11 and 12 undertaking a VET in School (VETiS) program – see the VETiS fact sheet for more information);
  • be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen; and
  • not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate III or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training.

Additional opportunities may be available in exceptional circumstances where a prospective student does not meet the eligibility criteria for the program but circumstances indicate the objectives of the program will be met through a confirmed employment benefit. Additional opportunities will be considered (by the Qld Government) on a case-by-case basis upon request by a prospective student.

What courses does Certificate 3 Guarantee Funding apply to?

The College of Health and Fitness offers the Certificate 3 Guarantee program for the Certificate III in Fitness. If your heart is set on embarking on a new career in the fitness industry at the College of Health and Fitness, you can take the first step by enrolling in SIS30315 – Certificate III in Fitness.

Fitness offers an exciting and rewarding career, and with predictions of very strong future growth (Australian Government Job outlook), qualified fitness professionals are likely to be in demand in the coming years.

Looking for a career in Business? The College of Health and Fitness also offers the Certificate 3 Guarantee program for the BSB 30120 Certificate III in Business.

Improve your business knowledge and skills with this nationally accredited course, which provides training in workplace health and safety, spreadsheets, financial records and more. With stable growth predicted and business skills relevant in most industries, this business qualification may be the kick start your career needs.

Is a job in the Health industry calling you? The College of Health and Fitness offers the Certificate 3 Guarantee program for the HLT37315 – Certificate III in Health Administration to help you take your first step.

The HLT37315 – Certificate III in Health Administration is an excellent way to prepare for a career in the Health administration sector. This course provides the specialised skills and knowledge essential to work in the administrative departments of health-related organisations.

As long as you meet the eligibility criteria, the Queensland Government will subsidise the cost of the education and training you will receive from the College of Health and Fitness for the following qualifications:

BSB30120 – Certificate III in Business

HLT37315 – Certificate III in Health Administration

SIS30321 – Certificate III in Fitness

The Queensland Government Certificate 3 Guarantee Program provides a subsidy but eligible students are required to contribute a mandatory co-contribution fee.

A co-contribution fee is required from all eligible Certificate 3 Guarantee subsidised students. This co-contribution fee is a contribution to the cost of training and assessment services we deliver. The fee must be paid, either by the students or by a third party (e.g. employer).

The Co-contribution Fees charged by the College of Health and Fitness are contained in our Learners Handbook: https://cohaf.accelerware.com/download_item.cfm?franchise_id=2075&resource_id=2657&rscd=4FE72720-3E0A-4FAD-BAD37BB8129B4B9F

See Learner Handbook for more information.

User Choice Co-Contribution Fee

The User Choice program provides a contribution towards the cost of training and assessment services provided by the College of Health and Fitness for eligible trainees studying SIS 30321 – Certificate III in Fitness, BSB30120 – Certificate III in Business, & HLT37315 – Certificate III in Health Administration.

The co-contribution fee may be paid on behalf of the trainee by their employer or a third party unrelated to The College of Health and Fitness.

Student co-contribution fees under the User Choice program are set at $1.60 per nominal hour for each unit of competency/module to be calculated at the time of enrolment. This co-contribution fee applies for both Full Time and Part Time trainees. The College of Health and Fitness does not charge a co-contribution fee for school-based trainees.

The College of Health and Fitness is an approved Smart and Skilled provider, offering training subsidised by the New South Wales Government.

The Smart and Skilled program supports eligible individuals to complete their first Certificate II qualification and increase their skills to move into employment, re-enter the workforce, or advance their career by providing a NSW Government subsidy for a range of Certificate II level vocational qualifications.

As a Smart and Skilled Supplier, The College of Health and Fitness is approved to deliver the following qualifications to approved participants through the Smart and Skilled program.

HLT23221 – Certificate II in Health Support Services

To be eligible to enrol in the Smart and Skilled, prospective students must:

  • be a permanent resident of New South Wales;
  • be aged 15 years or older;
  • be no longer at school;
  • be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency, or a New Zealand citizen; and
  • not hold, and not be enrolled in, a certificate III or higher-level qualification, not including qualifications completed at school and foundation skills training.

Additional opportunities may be available in exceptional circumstances where a prospective student does not meet the eligibility criteria for the program but circumstances indicate the objectives of the program will be met through a confirmed employment benefit. Additional opportunities will be considered (by the NSW Government) on a case-by-case basis upon request by a prospective student.

As long as you meet the eligibility criteria, the NSW Government will subsidise the cost of the education and training you will receive from the College of Health and Fitness for the following qualifications:

HLT23221 – Certificate II in Health Support Services

The NSW Government Smart and Skilled Program provides a subsidy but eligible students are required to contribute a mandatory co-contribution fee.

A co-contribution fee is required from all eligible Smart and Skilled subsidised students. This co-contribution fee is a contribution to the cost of training and assessment services we deliver. The fee must be paid, either by the students or by a third party (e.g. employer).

The Co-contribution Fees charged by the College of Health and Fitness are contained in our Learners Handbook: https://cohaf.accelerware.com/download_item.cfm?franchise_id=2075&resource_id=2657&rscd=4FE72720-3E0A-4FAD-BAD37BB8129B4B9F

Concessional Fee Eligibility

See Learner Handbook for more information.

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