Queensland Government Funded Training – Individual Support

User Choice – Government Funded Training – Individual Support

The User Choice program funds nationally recognised, accredited training and assessment services for Apprentices and Trainees in Queensland. Morrissey Training is a Pre-qualified Supplier under the User Choice program. As a Priority One Qualification, User Choice government funded training is available for CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support through Morrissey Training in Queensland.

What qualifications are available?

Specialisations are available in

  • Aging
  • Home and Community
  • Disability

Our standard qualification now includes two specialisations. Once you have successfully completed the course with us, you will graduate with the full qualification of:

Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community).

View our brochure here.

The specialisation of disability is also available.

To enhance your employment opportunities our training includes:

HLTAID003      Apply First Aid

To enhance your job readiness, you can choose to add the below unit of competency to your training course. This is in addition to CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support and as such, is subject to an additional cost)

HLTHPS006     Assist clients with medication

If you are already working in the industry and are yet to gain the relevant qualification, this program is perfect for you! We will work with you and your employer to ensure minimal work disruption with the best possible training.

Where can I complete Government funded aged care training?

With multiple locations throughout Queensland, Morrissey Training is your local training organisation!

Currently delivery training in the following locations;

  • Brisbane
  • Maryborough
  • Bundaberg
  • Rockhampton
  • Mackay

Student Contribution Fees

The User Choice Program funds the cost of the traineeship in full.

A student contribution fee is set at $1.60 per nominal hour, per unit of competency, as stipulated by The Department of Education, Training and Employment. This is payable in advance of unit completion.

Partial or full exemptions to the student contribution fees are available in some circumstances. Full exemption is available for School-based trainees.

If you’ve been thinking about a traineeship but aren’t sure if it’s for you, the Queensland government apprenticeship info website has some great information.

The program works in conjunction with the Commonwealth Australian Apprenticeships System, under which Apprentices and Trainees enter into legally binding Training contracts with their employers and receive structured training to achieve a nationally recognised qualification.

Certificate 3 Guarantee Program

The Certificate 3 Guarantee will provide a Government subsidy towards the training costs for eligible Participants undertaking an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate level III qualification from 1 July 2013.

Fee Free Training for Year 12 Graduates

Fee Free training is available for students who graduated Year 12 in Queensland in the 12 months prior to course commencement. So, if you completed Year 12 in 2016, you have until the end of 2017 to commence a course as a Fee Free applicant.

To start training today, send your request using the form on the right of the page