Are you eligible for subsidised training?
Smart and Skilled provides government-subsidised training in quality courses to help you get skills to find a job and advance your career.
Apprenticeships are a proven pathway to well-paid jobs in a diverse range of careers. In NSW, they're fee free – meaning no upfront training costs.
Traineeships are a proven pathway to well-paid jobs in a diverse range of careers. In NSW, traineeships are also fee free.
NSW Fee Free training
Skills NSW provides fully subsidised training to gain skills in Australia’s growing industries. Explore hundreds of qualifications.
Pre-apprenticeships and pre-traineeships
Access fee-free introductory units that'll give you a taste of a full apprenticeship or traineeship.
Fee-free training for disadvantaged students
Find out if you are eligible for fee exemptions when you enrol in Smart and Skilled training.
Subsidised training for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
Eligible Aboriginal students are entitled to fee-free government subsidised training via Smart and Skilled NSW.