New Skilled Capital Release - 1 August 2016

A new release of places for the Skilled Capital program will open on 1 August 2016, with the announcement of places and subsidies occurring on 30 May 2016. Approximately 900 places will be released across 12-22 qualifications, predominantly from the ACT Skills Needs List.

A new release of places for the Skilled Capital program will open 3 June 2016. Skilled Capital is the ACT's signature entitlement program, and provides $21 million over three years to improve access to high quality training in areas of skills need and maximise improved employment outcomes for students.

Approximately 900 places will be released across 12-22 qualifications, predominantly from the ACT Skills Needs List.

Qualifications announced for the release may include qualifications which were part of the original January 2016 release. Qualifications which currently have places remaining will remain open until the end of the year.

Key dates for the release:

  • 30 May: Announcement of Qualifications, places and subsidies
  • 3 June: Qualifications nominations open on AVETARS for new qualifications
  • 18 July: Final day to update tuition fees for update on skills.gov.au website 
  • 1 August: Enrolment date, opens at 9.00am

Submitted on 2016-05-02 by Matthew Haggan

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