Want to receive a qualification at a subsidised price?

Smart and Skilled is a reform of the NSW Vocational Education and Training (VET) system. It’s helping people in NSW get the skills they need to find a job and advance their careers. 

Subsidised Smart and Skilled Courses available in 2022:

The table below indicates 2022 course fees and subsidies.

 2022 SubsidyTuition Fee if applicable*Prices for student’s with previous qual**
CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support6,7001,4501,750
CHC43015 Certificate IV in ageing Support10,3101,5602,320 
SIT40521 Certificate IV in Kitchen Management13,9202,3602,750
SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management10,3103,7504,230
SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management11,0803,7504,230
SIT60316 Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management13,1504,1204,630
SIT60216 Advanced Diploma of Event Management11,0804,1204,630

Disclaimer: Smart and Skilled placements are subject to availability.

* This cost applies for those who have no other qualification outside of high school.

** This cost applies for those who have already received a qualification outside of high school.


Am I eligible for this program?

In order to be eligible for Smart and Skilled training, you must be:

  • 15 years old or over
  • No longer at school
  • Living or working in NSW
  • An Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen

If you answered ‘yes’ to all four questions, then you may be eligible to enrol in a government-subsidised course with Kenvale as an approved Smart and Skilled training provider.

You still pay a fee, but the majority of the course fee is subsidised by the NSW government.

Student Information

For any fee information in relation to studying with a Smart and Skilled Funding, please see Fee Administration Policy, or visit the relevant page on Smart and Skilled website here.

The Consumer Protection Strategy also outlines the rights of a student who undertakes a VET training under the Smart and Skilled Funding. It includes any measures that has been set by the government to ensure consumer protection are obliged by the training providers, as well as other processes that may assist the students receiving training under the Smart and Skilled funding. You may also visit the relevant page on Smart and Skilled website here.

For details on Smart & Skilled contract and policies, please refer to the website here.

For information about additional fees and charges click here

Contact details and enquiries

To find out more about qualifications and enrolment, contact 02 9314 6213.