Maximise Your Workforce Potential with Skills First Program

Maximise Workforce Potential with the Skills First Program

Are you looking for a way to improve productivity, upskill your workforce and reduce training costs for your business? The Victorian and Commonwealth Government’s Skills First Program is offering limited funding for businesses in the rail industry to receive high-quality accredited rail training.

Available through CERT Training, the Skills First Program is a funding initiative delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding aimed at providing eligible individuals and businesses with access to high-quality, Victorian government-subsidised training. The program is designed to support the growth and development of the rail infrastructure industry in Victoria, by providing the necessary high quality training and upskilling opportunities for workers. Funding is currently available for eligible trainees on the TLI27121- Certificate II in Rail Infrastructure.

The cost of training through Skills First Program is incredibly cost-effective, making it an outstanding opportunity for rail industry businesses to upskill their workforce. The funding covers the majority of the training costs, leaving only ancillary costs and training business expenses to be paid by the business. This means that businesses can access high-quality accredited training without breaking the bank, making it a smart investment in the future of your workforce. With the support of Victorian and Commonwealth Governments, it’s never been easier or more affordable to upskill your employees.

Plus, CERT Training is here to help you access this funding and incentives. Our team of experts will support you throughout the process, from checking staff eligibility to offering in-house, site-based or off-site training options that suit your business needs.

If you receive Government funding for TLI27121- Certificate II in Rail Infrastructure and have your training delivered by CERT Training’s highly-experienced and industry recognised rail trainers, you can reduce the burden of administration and compliance while ensuring your employees receive the best possible training.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to upskill your workforce, reduce costs and gain a competitive advantage in the rail industry. Contact CERT Training today to discuss enrollment and take advantage of this limited time Government funding offer.

Skills First Program Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for Skills First funding, individuals must first meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Be a Victorian resident
  • Be an Australian Citizen, or an Australian Permanent Resident or Humanitarian Visa holder, or a New Zealand citizen
  • Be aged 15 years or older
  • Be enrolled in an eligible training program
  • Be physically present in the state of Victoria at all times while undertaking training and assessment

Additional enrollment criteria apply, you can check eligibility here. This is where CERT Training’s experienced administrative staff can assist you to review individual employee applications and provide support to apply for the Government funding to ensure your business receives the maximum benefits through the Skills First funding initiative. You can find out more about this offer from CERT Training here.

If your business is looking to take advantage of the Victorian Government’s Big Build Opportunities in the rail infrastructure industry, securing Skills First funding for your employees’ training is a must. With the benefits of reduced training costs, improved workplace morale, and a highly skilled workforce, it’s never been more affordable or easier to get your team upskilled and back on-site quickly and efficiently. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to give your business a competitive edge.

Want to receive exclusive Rail Training Funding? Call us today at 1300 042 378.

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