Smart & Skilled

Shire Business College - Smart and Skilled

SGSCC is an approved Smart & Skilled provider.

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. Under Smart & Skilled the NSW Government contributes to the cost of each course with the student paying the balance.

To be eligible for any Smart & Skilled program, you must:

  • Be an Australian Citizen, a Permanent Resident, a Humanitarian Visa Holder or a New Zealand Citizen,
  • Live or work in New South Wales, and
  • No longer be at school,
  • Be 15 years of age or older

Concession Criteria

The concession fee for Certificate IV courses is $240

Who is eligible for a concession?

(Evidence will be required)

  • Aged Pension
  • Carer Payment (not Carer Allowance or Carer Adjustment Payment)
  • Family Tax Benefit A (maximum rate)
  • Newstart
  • Parenting Payment (single)
  • Special Benefit
  • Sickness Allowance
  • Veterans Affairs Pension
  • Widow B Pension
  • Widow Allowance
  • Wife Pension
  • Youth Allowance

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