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NSW Smart and Skilled

Do you live or work in NSW?

Linx Institute is an approved Smart and Skilled provider which means you might be eligible to enrol into subsidised courses including early childhood education, aged care, individual support, disability and community services.

For Students

You could be eligible to apply for Smart and Skilled subsidised training from the NSW government. You will need to meet the following eligibility requirements:

• 15 years old or over, and
• no longer at school, and
• living or working in NSW (or an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person living in specific NSW border areas), and
• an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen or
• a NSW apprentice or trainee

Providing you meet the personal eligibility criteria for Smart and Skilled, you’re entitled to enrol in a subsidised course up to Certificate III level.

You can also enrol in subsidised training in targeted priority areas at Certificate IV and Diploma level, depending on the availability of funding for these courses.

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government

To find out your eligibility and and how to enroll into a Smart and Skilled subsidised course please contact one of our Student Advisors who will be able to confirm your eligibility and get you started.

Enquire now to confirm your eligiblity

Please be aware that accessing government subsidised training may impact your ability to apply for further government subsidies. For more details please visit the Smart and Skilled Website.

For Employers

If you are looking for apprentices or trainees, Linx Institute can help you recruit and train apprentices or trainees subsidised through the Smart and Skilled program. There may be additional financial incentives available for your business.

Smart and Skilled subsidised apprenticeships and traineeships can help provide affordable, job-ready people for your business.

In order to start a confidential discussion on how we can support your business meet its workforce requriements please contact our CEO at

Eligible Courses

  • CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Ageing)
  • CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  • CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood
  • CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Home and Community)
  • CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services
  • CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services
  • CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability)
  • CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability
  • BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management
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