How to enrol or apply
To apply for this course you must meet the Smart and Skilled eligibility criteria: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/smart-skilled
GET YOUR UNIQUE STUDENT IDENTIFIER (USI)
Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Visit http://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi to request a USI. Remember to add Sydney TAFE to your account via the Manage Permissions page (code: 90003, name: TAFE NSW - Sydney Institute).
COMPLETE THE VET FEE-HELP ACADEMIC ASSESSMENT (if required)
Before applying for a VET FEE-HELP loan, you will need to show evidence of completion of Year 12 in Australia or demonstrate that your reading and numeracy skills are sufficient for you to undertake the course by completing an online assessment.
If you did not complete Year 12 in Australia or you cannot locate your Year 12 Certificate, you can take the VET FEE-HELP academic assessment now prior to enrolment. Call us on 1300 360 601 to arrange for an assessment.
Find out more about applying and enrolling: http://www.sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/applying-and-enrolling
SMART AND SKILLED FEES
Smart and Skilled courses are government-subsidised, meaning you contribute a portion of the course fee to Sydney TAFE and the government pays the rest.
You will pay the Standard Student First Qualification fee if you have not previously completed a Certificate I or higher. You will pay the Standard Student Subsequent Qualification fee if you have previously completed a Certificate I or higher.
If you are eligible for a concession fee you will pay between $80 and $240. If you are fee exempt, you will not have to pay any fee. Concession fees are not available for qualifications above Certificate IV.
Find out more: http://sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance
VET FEE-HELP is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government to help students pay their course fees.
The table below outlines the fees for this course. Fees are charged on the census date for each unit of study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application for a VET FEE-HELP loan before the census date of the first unit of study. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.
You can seek independent financial advice before applying for a VET FEE-HELP loan. As with any loan contract, VET FEE-HELP loans may affect your credit rating.
Find out more about VET FEE-HELP: http://sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/vet-fee-help
Find out more about recognition: http://sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/recognition
READ BEFORE YOU ENROL
Fees, payment and refunds: http://sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/fees-and-charges
Financial assistance: http://sydneytafe.edu.au/courses/financial-assistance