Fee-Free Year 12 Graduates

Have you graduated from year 12 and would love a career working with young children?

Exciting news!

Eligible Year 12 graduates can access fee-free apprenticeships, traineeships and training in high priority areas within the calendar year after graduating.

Fee-free training means eligible Year 12 graduates are exempt from paying student contribution fees under the Certificate 3 Guarantee and User Choice programs. The Year 12 fee-free arrangements were introduced from 1 January 2014.

Who can access the fee-free training?

Fee-free training is available to Year 12 graduates who enrol in a high priority qualification within 12 months of leaving school. Students must have completed Year 12 in Queensland and hold a Senior Statement issued by the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority or equivalent certification.

What courses can I study with ACCCO FEE-FREE?

CertifIcate 3 Guarantee Program

User Choice Traineeships & Apprenticeships Funding

Are you eligible?

To be eligible to access fee-free training, you must:

  • have completed Year 12 in Queensland and hold a Senior Statement issued by the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority or equivalent certification.
  • enrol and start an apprenticeship, traineeship or training, with an approved training provider in a high priority qualification by the end of the calendar year following completion of Year 12.
  • permanently reside in Queensland.

For further information please refer to the Department of Education and Training website:
Fee Free Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a question you can't find an answer to?

Feel free to contact ACCCO on 1300 139 406 during business hours.