Government subsidised training available at Asset College
This training is subsidised by the NSW government.
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.
Smart and Skilled provides eligible students with:
Under the Smart and Skilled Skilling for Recovery program, Asset College has been approved to deliver the CPP20218 Certificate II in Security Operations to eligible NSW participants. You can read more about the initiative in this brochure.
For more information regarding Smart and Skilled funding please visit the NSW Government website here.
Asset College has been approved to deliver the following qualifications under the Smart and Skilled Skilling for Recovery funding. This training is subsidised by the NSW government.
Applicants will need to meet all the eligibility requirements for Smart and Skilled funding and meet one of the Skilling for Recovery eligibility categories.
Smart and Skilled Eligibility
There are also some exceptions to the eligibility conditions described above, such as for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who live in specific, defined areas outside the NSW border.
Skilling for Recovery Eligibility – must meet 1 of the following categories:
You’ll need to provide proof of your eligibility when you enrol. Some examples of proof include a letter, email, employment contract, payslip indicating JobKeeper payments, notice of redundancy or other documentation relating to your employment. A full list of the documents you can provide is available on the application.
Note: you need to be over 18 to be eligible for a security licence. You can view more about the eligibility for a security licence in NSW here.
More information about determining eligibility criteria can be found on the NSW government website.
This training is fee-free for the student and is subsidised by the NSW Government for eligible participants.
The standard course fee of $1500 is 100% subsidised for course participants.
The licence fee for Security Officers in NSW is $160 per year. Further information is available under the schedule of fees issued by NSW Police Force. The licence fee is not included in this funding.
The prospective student will be asked to provide consent to the enrolment process including the declaration of disclosing private information to the NSW Government during the enrolment process.
The student will also be required to declare that they have provided accurate and complete information, are aware of any subcontracting arrangements (if applicable) and have been provided with the Fee information relevant to their enrolment and all appropriate student information.
The student will also be required to confirm that a notification of Enrolment process has not concurrently been completed for the same qualification and/or the same units of competency for the same or other qualifications(s).
Student Support Service and Further Information
Details regarding our policies and procedures, including student support services are available in our Student Handbook.
You can view our refund policy here.
All students enrolling in Smart and Skilled course will be required to supply a Unique Student Identifier and will be requested to do so on their enrolment form. More information about the Unique Student Identifier can be found here.
All students are entitled to seek recognition of prior learning (RPL) as an alternative means of establishing competency for all or part of their course. Additionally, Asset College will recognise Statements of Attainment issued by other RTOs and will grant credit towards the Smart and Skilled qualifications for current and equivalent units of competency.
Students who wish to defer or discontinue a Smart and Skilled course must do so in writing to Asset College via email to [email protected] or via post to PO Box 350, North Lakes QLD 4509. The student will be provided with any statements of attainment completed and an updated training plan.
If you require assistance with accessing this information or require support, please contact us.
Terms and Conditions
Applications are subject to approval by Asset College’s Head Office. Submitting a completed application does not guarantee approval of funding. Training cannot commence until you have received written confirmation of your application being approved.