WHAT IS THIS PROGRAM?
The User Choice 2017-20 program provides a public funding contribution towards the cost of training and assessment services for eligible Queensland apprentices and trainees.
WHO IS ELIGIBLE TO RECEIVE TRAINING?
To be eligible to receive a government contribution, the apprentice or trainee must:
Have entered into a Training Contract for a qualification that is funded by the department
Be registered on DELTA with a commencement date
STUDENT CO-CONTRIBUTION FEES
Student contribution fees are the non-government financial contribution to the cost of the training and assessment services provided by Compact Services Queensland. It may be paid on behalf of the student by their employer or a third party unrelated to Compact Services Queensland. In some cases Compact Services Queensland may provide either a partial or full exemption for a student in respect to the co-contribution fee.**
Student contribution fees under the User Choice program are set at $1.60 per nominal hour for each unit of competency/module to be calculated at the time of enrolment.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
For more information on the User Choice Program download the Queensland Governments factsheet found HERE