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Smart and Skilled

Smart and Skilled - Connecting people to skills, jobs and careers.

Smart and Skilled is a NSW Government reform aimed at helping people in NSW get the skills they need to find a job and further their careers.

Smart and Skilled provides eligible students with:

  • an entitlement to government-subsidised training up to and including Certificate III
  • government funding for higher-level courses (Certificate IV and above) in targeted priority areas.

Under Smart and Skilled, people in NSW can choose from hundreds of government-subsidised qualifications from a range of training providers. To find out more about which courses are subsidised under Smart and Skilled, download the NSW Skills List

To look for a course that is funded under Smart and Skilled, click here.

For more information and the latest news on Smart and Skilled visit www.smartandskilled.nsw.gov.au

Smart and Skilled Policy for Market Management – 2020-21 Activity Period.

Smart and Skilled Update No.123

Please see below further attachments relating to Update No.123.

Smart and Skilled Policy for the Skilling for Recovery Initiative
Skilling for Recovery – Redeployment and Youth
Skilling for Recovery – Construction 

Smart and Skilled Update No.122 - VET Student Outcomes survey results.

Smart and Skilled Update No.121 - Amendments to the A&T Training Plan proforma and the Educational Pathways Pilot Program.

Smart and Skilled Update No.120 - TPPPQ Infection Control training update.

Smart and Skilled Update No.119 - Webinar series for S&S providers.

Smart and Skilled Update No.118

Please see below further attachments relating to Update No.118.

Fee Admin Policy
SBAT Fee Admin Policy
Skilling for Recovery Part Qualifications
Skilling for Recovery Initiative
Skilling for Recovery Part Qualification Decision Matrix
Skilling for Recovery Full Qualifications Enrolments Process Provider Fact Sheet
Skilling for Recovery Part Qualification Construction Fact Sheet
Skilling for Recovery Part Qualification Redeployment & Youth Provider Fact Sheet

Smart and Skilled Update No.117 - Revised NSW Quality Framework and changes to the NSW Skills List.

Smart and Skilled Update No.116 - New TS NSW webinar series for S&S Providers.

Smart and Skilled Update No.115 - Skilling for Recovery released.

Please see below further attachments relating to Update No.115.

- Smart and Skilled Policy for Skilling for Recovery Initiative
- Full Qualifications Enrolments Process
- Prices and fees of priority Qualifications not on the NSW Skills List
- Skilling for Recovery - Redeployment & Youth - Provider Factsheet
- Skilling for Recovery – Construction - Provider Factsheet
- Priority part Qualifications
- Part Qualifications decision matrix.

Smart and Skilled Update No.114 - SIT30216 CIII in Travel now available as a School Based Traineeship.

Smart and Skilled Update No.113 – Consultations and feedback on how to improve post-training outcomes for students who experience disadvantage.

Attachment A - Discussion Paper on Improving post-training outcomes.

Smart and Skilled Update No.112 – Skilling for Recovery – training places available.

Smart and Skilled Update No.111 – Review of the NSW Quality Framework and changes to the Skills List – your feedback is needed.

Smart and Skilled Update No.110 – S&S Targeted Priorities Prevocational and Part Qualifications (TPPPQ) and Priority Skill Sets update.

Smart and Skilled Update No.109 - Financial cap review 1.

Smart and Skilled Update No.108 - Changes to TNI application requirements for Disaster Recovery Priority Skill Sets.

Smart and Skilled Update No.107 - C-19 Advice to providers on Victorian border restrictions.

Smart and Skilled Update No.106 - Commonwealth consultation on the Review of the Disability Standards for Education.

Smart and Skilled Update No.105 - Infection control EOIs and the Targeted Priority Part-Qual information.

Smart and Skilled Update No.104 - Update to the S&S Policy for Market Management – 2020-21 Activity.

Smart and Skilled Update No.103 - TNI Part Qualification Funding for Priority Skills Sets – Bushfire Recovery and COVID-19 Response. 

Smart and Skilled Update No.102 - VET Student Outcomes Snapshot – Updated version available for feedback.

Smart and Skilled Update No.101 - Training needs identification (TNI) part qualification funding for priority skill sets – including Hospitality.

Smart and Skilled Update No.100 - Using existing Financial Caps & Financial Cap variations for the remainder of the 2019-20 Activity Period.

For earlier Smart and Skilled editions please email nswitab@skillsiq.com.au