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IIT- Offering Government Funded Courses In Victoria!

Government funded Courses are available again in 2016 at the International Institute of Technology (IIT) via the VTG (Victorian Training Guarantee) VTG funding

Take advantage of this amazing opportunity, get a qualification while saving your money, for a house, a new car or maybe that holiday you’ve been planning for so long. You only pay a minimal tuition fee to cover the cost of administration, books and resources. The Victorian Government pays for the rest of the course for you. This is not a loan, this is a funded contract, allowing eligible Victorian residents to gain funding for a qualification within Victoria.

With Government funded courses available in Victoria, you can obtain a qualification that will fast track your career, without straining your financial situation. Many people dream of gaining entry into the rewarding field of financial services, but are worried about the tuition costs involved in attaining a qualification. If you meet the eligibility criteria, email us to find out more about the course you intend to enrol in  or talk to our experienced staff to find out about Vic Govt Funded Training Courses! 1300 883346 *Please note, when undertaking a Victorian Training Guarantee funded course, this may impact you gaining further funded courses in the future. For example, if you would like to enrol in two courses within one year, they can be the same level qualification but once you graduate from them you cannot enrol in the same level again the next year.                                                                                                                   As a guide to checking your eligibility, you cannot hold a qualification higher or the same level as the one you intend on enrolling in. ie if you wish to enrol in a Diploma level course, you cannot hold a qualification higher than a Certificate IV in any field. If you want to enrol in a Certificate IV course then you cannot hold a qualification higher than a Certificate III in any field. email education@iit.edu.au to find out more or call 1300 88 33 46 to speak with one of our compliance staff.

Choose IIT to reach your goals

Many students choose Government Funded Online Courses in Victoria, but at the International Institute of Technology (IIT) we also offer you face-to-face workshops that aid students in their efforts to obtain a qualification. Our teaching methods provide students with the set of specific skills and knowledge they need to advance in the financial service industry. Holding a qualification in this field is a crucial requirement to advancing in the professional market. IIT offer a great range of programs that will help you to reach your goals.

Give us a call today and find out about Government Funded Training Courses
Phone 1300 88 33 46

*If you are a company, wishing to put staff through a Federally funded qualification, call us know to find out more! Only certain qualifications are available through federal funding. You do not need to live in Victoria for the Federal funded traineeships.

*The student tuition fees as published, are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment; and details of any other fees including but not limited to student services, amenities, goods or materials.

Certificate IV level- $600 $275* Limited time only!
Diploma Level- $700 $375* Limited time only!
Advanced Diploma level- $800 $475* Limited time only!

If you hold a health care card, you may be eligible for a concession if enrolling in Certificate IV level or below. Concession for up to Cert IV level courses

IIT encourage students with disabilities to enrol in a course suitable to their learning needs. Where necessary, reasonable adjustments will be made to accommodate students with disabilities. For students with learning disabilities, LLN testing and a pre enrolment interview will be organised by our assessors to determine if the student is eligible and able to undertake the level qualification they are interested in enrolling in.

*You are eligible to enrol in a maximum of 2 VTG funded courses per year. You must finalise one course before you can enrol in the other course. Discounted pricing for the second course is available. Call 1300 88 33 46 to find out more.

Payment of the above fee entitles the student to full access of course materials for Distance Education (online). For Face to Face Workshops, additional fees may apply. Please call to find out more. Instalments can be used to pay for our courses.

What if I want to study and I don’t meet the eligibility criteria?

You can still study at IIT, but you may not be able to access a government-subsidised place.

AUSTUDY and ABSTUDY (Centrelink)

Austudy and Abstudy are financial assistance programs offered by the Federal Government. Austudy provides support for students and Australian Apprentices aged 25 or over.

You may get Austudy if you are a:

• full-time student aged 25 or over undertaking an approved course at an approved institution.Centrelink Approved Courses generally include secondary education courses, undergraduate courses, associate diplomas and some other diplomas, TAFE courses and some post-graduate courses. From 1 January 2008 certain Masters courses that are required for professional entry will also be approved, or

• full-time Australian Apprentice aged 25 or over with a current Commonwealth Registration Identification number.

You must also:

• be an Australian permanent resident
• be in Australia on the day you claim, and
• have lived in Australia for a total of two years

Please contact your nearest Centrelink or JobNetwork Member office to find out more details. Mention you wish to enrol in an IIT qualification and they will assist you further.

What is my next step?

Go through the eligibility criteria and if you are still unsure please email education@iit.edu.au or call one of our friendly support team on 1300 88 33 46 to find out how to enrol or gain more information.

Disclaimer: The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment; and details of any other fees including but not limited to student services, amenities, goods or materials.