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JobTrainer at CIT

JobTrainer is a jointly funded initiative of the Commonwealth, state and territory governments.

JobTrainer offers free vocational education and training to young people (17 to 24 years, who have finished school), and job seekers across Canberra, in areas of employment growth. Places are limited and you must meet the eligibility requirements.

JobTrainer aims to provide free training opportunities to young people and job seekers in the ACT.

Current Available Qualifications

CIT has a limited number of JobTrainer courses available for commencement in 2020 with a larger roll out of courses to take place in the coming weeks for commencement in January 2021.



Course Name Start Date
Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) UEE22011
February 2021

JobTrainer Eligibility Criteria

As a minimum a student must, for the duration of the enrolment, be:

  1. an Australian citizen, permanent resident, or New Zealand passport holder resident for more than six (6) months, or
  2. a person who holds a visa that is identified as being eligible, and
  3. living or working in the ACT

A student must, at the time of enrolment, be:

  1. a person aged 17-24 years of age, regardless of employment status, who is not enrolled in or attending a school or college, or another program leading to the completion of year 12, or
  2. a job seeker who is:
    - out of work; and/or
    - in receipt of income support payments.

Please note

  • Students cannot be enrolled into a course if they are already enrolled in the same or equivalent course.
  • Students cannot be enrolled into a course they have completed in the past 7 years.

If you meet the above entry requirements and would like to register an expression of interest for a JobTrainer place complete this form now and we will be in contact with you to help get you started.

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