Funding for South Australia

Health Industry Training is proud to be a preferred supplier for the South Australia government’s WorkReady initiative. You may be eligible for government subsidised training if you live or work in South Australia and you are:

  • an Australian or New Zealand citizen
  • a permanent Australian resident, or
  • an eligible visa holder

and you are:

  • 16 years or over and not enrolled at school, or
  • 16 years or over, enrolled in school and undertaking training through the Training Guarantee for SACE Students (TGSS), or
  • undertaking training through a training contract as an apprentice or trainee in an identified course

For a full list of qualifications available under the WorkReady Funding Initiative please visit https://www.skills.sa.gov.au/course-search


Eligible participants can access:

  • one foundation skills course (if assessed to need it)
  • up to five bridging units at every qualification level (if assessed to need them)
  • unlimited priority courses.

All students are required to demonstrate effective Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills at course enrolment according to the Government’s Upfront Assessment of Need testing. Your reading, writing and numeracy skills will be assessed using the online Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA). The LLN test is used to determine whether you will be required to undertake additional support units alongside your qualification or undertake a pathway course before commencing your chosen qualification.

To check your eligibility visit the following website https://www.skills.sa.gov.au/subsidised-eligibility


Courses available under the South Australia government’s WorkReady Initiative by Health Industry Training

QualificationSouth Australia Student Contribution Fee
CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support$ 300
CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services$ 400
HLT37315 Certificate III in Health Administration$ 750
HLT33015 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance$ 750
HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance$ 300
HLT37115 Certificate III in Hospital/Health Services Pharmacy Support$ 500
HLT30113 Certificate III in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care$ 300
HLT47115 Certificate IV in Hospital/Health Services Pharmacy Support$ 500
CHC42015 Certificate IV in Community Services$ 300
HLT47715 Certificate IV in Medical Practice Assisting$ 500
CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support$ 300
CHC43115 Certificate IV in Disability$ 300
HLT47315 Certificate IV in Health Administration$ 500
HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance$ 750
HLT40113 Certificate IV in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care$ 300
CHC40413 Certificate IV in Youth Work$ 300
HLT57715 Diploma of Practice Management$ 750
CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services$ 750
CHC52115 Diploma of Community Development$ 500
CHC50413 Diploma of Youth Work$ 500