Skills Checkpoint for Older Workers
Skills Checkpoint for Older Workers is a government-led program that allows eligible Australians to access up to $2,200* to fund suitable education and training.
You can find out more about the funding by visiting the government website here: Skills Checkpoint for Older Workers.
*Note: This is matched funding therefore will cover you for up to 50% of the costs of the training course.
Am I eligible?
an Australian citizen or permanent resident
employed and at risk of entering the income support system, or recently unemployed (within three months)
not registered for assistance through an Australian Government employment services program (e.g. jobactive, Disability Employment Service, Community Development Programme).
How does it work?
This is the ideal time to take advantage of the Australian Government program to help fill the gap in the services currently offered to older Australians.
By applying for, and being successful, in the funding, you will be able to get access to a whole world of knowledge that may not otherwise be as easily affordable.
This could be the most empowering move you make this year - you owe it to your future self to take action now!
1) Have an idea of what you would like to achieve
Browse through our range of online business courses to get an idea of the courses that you could study from your home and what outcomes you could achieve.
2) Schedule a chat with one of our friendly team
Use the form above to arrange a time for a quick chat with one of our friendly advisors. They will help you decide on what would be the right subject and the right level for you to study and to chat through the payment options that are available.
3) Apply for the funding!
Depending on where you live, there are two companies that are dealing with the allocation of the funding. As soon as you are ready, jump onto the relevant website and lodge your application!
NSW, Victoria and ACT:
Apply Here or call 1300 483 786
QLD, SA, WA, TAS and NT:
Apply Here or call 132879
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