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Funded Training

Competency Training is approved to offer training under various Funding Schemes within Australia. Follow the links below to understand how you might be able to gain rebates, or pay a discounted fee for the courses. Please contact us  to discuss your eligibility.


Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) Funding

Competency Training delivers quality training that is focused on building the workforces of tomorrow. Our trainers are real-world professionals who have on-the-ground knowledge of compliant teams and industry requirements.

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) is an independent industry-funded body supporting employers, workers, apprentices and career seekers in the building and construction industry.

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Eligibility Rules apply*


Competency Training can provide funded places to eligible students wishing to complete their:

  • UEE40411 – Certificate IV in Electrical Instrumentation
  • UEE40611 – Certificate IV in Electrotechnology – Systems Electrician

Under the Higher Level Skills Program, eligible students pay only $990 ($900 for concession) for their full Cert IV.


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For residents of Western Australia, we are soon to announce the details of funding in your area. Please come back soon for more details or Contact us.


Generously funded places are available to eligible South Australian students wishing to complete their:

  • UEE40411 – Certificate IV in Electrical Instrumentation
  • UEE40611 – Certificate IV in Electrotechnology – Systems Electrician
  • UEE42611 – Certificate IV in Hazardous Areas – Electrical

Application process progresses candidates through a series of steps including

  • Initial eligibility checks (Identification, Residency, Electrical Licence)
  • Some preliminary reading, writing and mathematics testing
  • Permission to access SA Funding data on your behalf

On completion, an application for funding will be made, and training plan issued stating your student co-contribution fee.

Construction training fund, WA

The Construction industry is the largest industry in WA employing tens of thousands of skilled workers in over 130 different occupations across civil, commercial and residential sectors.

The Construction Training Fund (CTF) is 100% industry funded through the collection of the BCITF levy which applies to all construction projects in WA.

Training Subsidies 2018/2019

Do you want to upskill your trade?

CTF can subsidise up to 80% of the costs:

Eligibility to access this funding is dependent on an individual or a company’s ability to provide evidence of involvement in WA’s construction industry. Learn more.

JETCO funding

What is JETCO?

The Joint Electrical Training Council (JETCO) is CIRTs associated training fund. JETCO offers Eligible employees who complete training related to the electrical contracting industry subsidies to assist within the cost of completing a course.

Eligibility Rules apply *

Approved Training:

To be eligible for a JETCO training subsidy, the course completed must be an approved course.

Training which would be generally considered acceptable would be any training course that is a requirement of the Electrical contracting industry.

To find out if your employer has been making contributions towards CIRT/JETCO , please call JETCO directly on 1300 200 123 or click the link for more information. CIRT Home