Funding for South Australia

WorkReady Funding

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

Eligible people may 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.

You can enrol in a maximum of two subsidised courses at a time.

FEES:  The fees under the WorkReady Funding are listed in the table below.


Skilling South Australia provides subsidies towards the cost of training and assessment services for eligible Trainees and Apprentices. The program aims to assist people to get skills and qualifications to build careers and meet the workforce needs of industry through growth in Traineeships and Apprenticeships.

For more information on Skilling South Australia funding, please visit

Qualification WorkReady Fees Traineeship Fees
CHC33021 Certificate III in Individual Support
$ 300 $ 300
CHC32015 Certificate III in Community Services $ 300 $ 300
HLT37315 Certificate III in Health Administration $ 500 $ 500
HLT33015 Certificate III in Allied Health Assistance $ 300 $ 300
HLT33115 Certificate III in Health Services Assistance $ 300 $ 300
HLT37215 Certificate III in Pathology Collection $ 300 $ 300
HLT30113 Certificate III in Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care N/A $ 500
HLT37121 Certificate III in Hospital/Health Services Pharmacy Support N/A N/A
CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support
$ 300 $ 300
CHC43315 Certificate IV in Mental Health
$ 500 $ 300
CHC43121 Certificate IV in Disability Support
$ 300 $ 300
CHC40413 Certificate IV in Youth Work
$ 300 $ 300
CHC42021 Certificate IV in Community Services
$ 300 N/A
HLT47121 Certificate IV in Hospital/Health Services Pharmacy Support N/A N/A
HLT47321 Certificate IV in Health Administration $ 500 $ 500
HLT43015 Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance $ 300 $ 300
BSB40520 Certificate IV in Leadership and Management
N/A $ 800
BSB40920 Certificate IV in Project Management Practice
N/A $ 1,000
HLT47015 Certificate IV in Sterilisation Services
N/A $ 300
HLT47515 Certificate IV in Operating Theatre Technical Support
$ 300 N/A
BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and ManagementN/A $ 1,500
BSB50820 Diploma of Project Management
N/A $ 2,000
HLT57715 Diploma of Practice Management $ 1,500 $ 1,000
CHC52021 Diploma of Community Services $ 300 $ 300
CHC52121 Diploma of Community Development $ 300 N/A

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