The Australian and State Governments as well as independent industry organisations are committed to developing the level of skill in the workforce. Governments provide funding which is directed towards meeting the skills needs in priority industry areas and also make funding available to assist job seekers gain employment. Industry bodies offer funding to target particular skills needs in their respective industries.
Institute of Management can offer training under the following funded initiative:
IM is again an approved provider of subsidised training in 2017 for Smart and Skilled NSW under the Targeted Priorities Full Qualifications Program. This training is subsidised by the NSW Government (Department of Industry, Skills and Regional Development).
For training commencing from 1 January 2017, IM can offer funded training places to eligible students for the following full qualifications:
Certificate IV in Business - BSB40215
Certificate IV in Business Administration - BSB40515
Certificate IV in Customer Engagement - BSB40315
Certificate IV in New Small Business - BSB42615
Please refer to the following outline for more details and indicative student fees.
Students who wish to complete a qualification can also access Smart and Skilled funding and will be granted a Credit Transfer for units already completed or Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) if they can demonstrate prior learning and experience.
Credit Transfer and RPL will reduce the student fee required and a new fee will be determined.
Please refer to the following outline for more details and an example of an adjusted fee.
Smart and Skilled website:
All students must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) - information on how to obtain a USI for students can be found at: http://usi.gov.au/ or
Smart and Skilled Fee Administration Policy 2017
Smart and Skilled Consumer Protection Strategy
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