About NSW Smart and Skilled

Bamara Training is an approved provider of Smart and Skilled, so eligible students have access to government-subsidised training up to and including Certificate IV in Traineeships.

The NSW Government subsidises Smart and Skilled qualifications, and new-entrant trainees may be eligible for a government subsidy for the training that supports their traineeship.

If you’re an Aboriginal student, you’re entitled to fee-free training in priority skill areas.

This training is subsidised by the NSW Government. Enquire today to get started.


For Smart and Skilled training, you must be:

  • at least 15 years old
  • no longer at school
  • living or working in NSW
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen.

You may be eligible for fee exemptions when enrolling in a Smart and Skilled course if you’re:

  • an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander student
  • a student with disability
  • an Australian Government welfare recipient.

You can find further information on eligibility on Smart and Skilled training here.

Eligible courses

Smart and Skilled provides government-subsidised training and higher-level courses to help eligible students gain the skills to find a job and advance in their career.

As an approved Smart and Skilled provider, Bamara Training offers NSW Government subsidised or fee-free training for the following Qualifications.

We also offer fee-free Traineeships. Contact us today to learn more.

BSB20120 – Certificate II in Workplace Skills

This qualification qualification allows individuals to develop essential skills and knowledge to prepare for work.

CHC22015 – Certificate II in Community Services

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working as developing and emerging leaders and managers in a range of enterprise and industry contexts. 

BSB30120 – Certificate III in Business

The Certificate III in Business qualification reflects the role of individuals in a variety of Business Services job roles.

CHC32015 – Certificate III in Community Services

This qualification reflects the role of entry level community services workers who support individuals through the provision of person-centred services.

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