New South Wales

BCA National has partnered with the NSW Government to provide funding for a range of quality courses in 2017.  Most adults in NSW will be eligible for some level of funding which drastically reduces the cost of a range of courses.  To check your eligibility and check the course list, complete the enquiry form, call us on 1300 66 57 43 or review the links below.

Smart and Skilled Apprenticeships and Traineeships program 
Smart and Skilled Targeted Priorities Program 


BCA National is an approved provider of Smart and Skilled courses in NSW and is now taking enrolments for 2017. To be eligible for a subsidised place in any Smart and Skilled program you must:

  1. be an Australian citizen, a permanent Australian resident, a humanitarian visa holder or a New Zealand citizen, and
  2. be aged 15 years or older, and
  3. live or work in New South Wales, and
  4. no longer be at school.

The course fee – or student contribution – is dependent on your individual circumstances, with fee concessions and exemptions available. You can check your eligibility and obtain an estimate of your student contribution via the Smart and Skilled website (

BCA will also provide you with a fee estimate and payment options on application for a Smart and Skilled place. Please find the fee administration policy here.

Undertaking training can help rebuild someone's life and get them back into the workforce. People who have experienced domestic and family violence and/or their dependant(s) may be eligible for free training that is funded by the NSW government under the Smart and Skilled initiative. Please visit or contact us on 1300 79 67 87 to find out more.

Smart and Skilled Targeted Priorities Full Qualifications Program 2016

BCA National offers a range of subsidised qualifications in the Sydney region through this program.

Qualifications include:

  1. CHC40213 Certificate IV in Education Support
  2. CHC43015 Certificate IV in Ageing Support
  3. BSB40812 Certificate IV in Frontline Management
  4. FNS50215 Diploma of Accounting
  5. CHC50313 Diploma of Child, Youth and Family Intervention
  6. CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling
  7. BSB51915 Diploma of Leadership and Management
  8. CHC52015 Diploma of Community Services
  9. BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management
  10. FNS40215 Certificate IV in Bookkeeping
  11. BSB40215 Certificate IV in Business
  12. BSB41915 Certificate IV in Business (Governance)

Contact our admissions team for more information, including course start dates.

Smart and Skilled Entitlement Full Qualifications Program 2016

BCA National offers the following Certificate III level qualifications through this program:

  1. FNS30315 Certificate III in Accounts Administration
  2. CHC30212 Certificate III in Aged Care
  3. CHC33015 Certificate III in Individual Support
  4. BSB30115 Certificate III in Business 
  5. AHC31410 Certificate III in Conservation and Land Management 
  6. CHC30408 Certificate III in Disability
  7. CHC30312 Certificate III in Home and Community Care 
  8. PSP30712 Certificate III in School Support Services

Contact our admissions team for more information, including course start dates. 

BCA National Complaints & Appeals Policy and Process
Approved Smart and Skilled training providers must have a consumer protection and complaints-handling system in place, as required by the Smart and Skilled Consumer Protection Strategy, the NSW Quality Framework and the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) Click here to access BCA’s Complaints & Appeals Policy which includes our Consumer Protection Strategy and details of our Consumer Protection Officer.

Applying for a USI
You are required to have a Unique Student Identifier in order to proceed with your enrolment in a Smart and Skilled course. BCA National can assist you to apply for a USI, or you can do it yourself via the USI website.