Free training for Year 12 graduates
Year 12 graduates have been able to access free training in high priority areas since January 2014.
To be eligible for free training, Year 12 graduates need to start an apprenticeship, traineeship or training in a high priority qualification with a pre-approved training provider within the calendar year following their completion of Year 12.
Free training applies to
high priority qualifications available under the Queensland Government's
Certificate 3 Guarantee program or
User Choice program, which funds training and assessment services for apprenticeships and traineeships. To find out more on the high priority qualifications available, visit the Queensland Skills Gateway.
To be eligible to access free training, individuals must:
Eligibility rules also apply.
For further advice contact the department by phone on 1300 369 935, email
firstname.lastname@example.org or read the
frequently asked questions.