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Transition Your Skills into Recognised Qualifications! 25% discount

Transition Your Skills into Recognised Qualifications! 25% discount

DVA & 3CIR

DVA can fund your Qualification

Being competitive in the labour market is a key challenge veterans and injured service people can face during their transition into civilian life. While many skills are obtained during service, many are not recognised in the civilian space. This means your resume may not be considered by employers if you do not possess the right qualifications.

Under DVA funding, Veterans and injured service people can access education as part of their rehabilitation plan. This is because DVA understand that qualifications are key to achieving sustainable employment.

3CIR works in partnership with accredited Registered Training Organisation Asset College (RTO#31718) and can provide educational services eligible for DVA funding.

DVA & 3CIR

3CIR can work with DVA for:

Defence Force Transition Program (DFTP)

Part of this program involves career transition training to help you obtain gainful employment after discharge. If you are eligible, you’ll receive a contribution of up to $5,320 to help fund upskilling or training. You can find out more about it here

Defence Force Transition Program (DFTP)
Vocational Rehabilitation 3ICR & DVA
Vocational Rehabilitation

Retraining and further education may be part of your rehabilitation packaged if you’re injured and eligible for this program. DVA will assist in funding for any short course or qualification provided it is through a Registered Training Organisation. You can find out more information here.

Why Choose 3CIR?

Tailored Education and Training Programs:
With over 40 nationally recognised qualifications available, we can design training and education programs that meet your specific needs (from basic literacy and numeracy to advanced diplomas).
Supportive Environment:
3CIR is a Veteran owned and operated organisation. We understand first-hand what life is like after service and provide a supportive community to help you successfully transition back to civilian life.
Liaising with DVA and Rehabilitation Providers:
As veteran education specialists, we’re experienced with working alongside DVA and rehabilitation providers to provide funding and support services.
Flexible Learning Options:
Learn at your own pace with our flexible online learning model. We also provide training credits through Recognition of Prior Learning, which may potentially reduce your study time.

Ready to take the next step?

Complete our Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) assessment form to find out if you’re eligible for course credit or qualification based on your previous education, training, and experience.

Our RPL assessment form is quick and easy to complete and provides you with an opportunity to fast track your learning and save time and money.

FREE RPL ASSESSMENT

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DVA & 3CIR FAQs

There are so many reasons to consider undertaking the process and applying for Recognition of Prior Learning. Not only can it significantly reduce your time spent studying a course but it can also allow you to become eligible for courses you may not have the previous formal qualifications needed to meet the criteria. As a general rule, if you’ve undertaken a formal course, the AQF has created a guide that Registered Training Organisations can use to decide how much of your RPL course credit can count towards a qualification

The sooner you apply, the better! While RPL is much quicker than traditional study, just how quick depends a lot on you. In order to gauge what qualifications you will be able to obtain, our assessors need an idea of your previous experience and skills. This requires evidence and the more you provide the easier and quicker the process is. Usually if you provide enough supporting documents or information, your RPL qualification can take around 4 weeks to complete. Luckily there are plenty of different ways you can supply evidence of your skills and knowledge, see our comprehensive list below!

We know that education should never be a barrier to obtaining any qualification and we work hard at 3CIR to ensure our students can access the funds they need. That’s why we offer three payment plan options: 

  • AfterPay
  • Payright
  • ZeeFi 

All offer manageable plans with easy-to understand instructions – you will find there is always an option for your budget!

Whether you’re studying online or obtaining your qualification through RPL, we provide a number of convenient options:

  • Direct Transfer
  • Credit
  • BPay
  • PayID
  • Paypal

To reduce the costs of tuition, many universities allow you to count your past education and work experiences towards a degree. If approved, learning credits can help you complete your degree quicker, saving you money along the way.  

Whether you’re looking to earn credit for your studies or find a career path, we can help!

If you have an Advanced Diploma, you can be eligible for:

50% credit awarded towards a three-year Bachelor Degree
37.5% credit awarded towards a four- year Bachelor Degree

If you have a Diploma, you can be eligible for:

33% credit awarded towards a three-year Bachelor Degree
24% credit awarded towards a three-year Bachelor Degree

Below is a list of documents you can provide as examples of your work history:

  • References from current or former employers
  • References from current or former supervisors/managers
  • Performance appraisals (PAR’s) current or former positions
  • Performance development reviews (PDR’s)
  • Current or former employment contracts
  • Current or former position descriptions
  • Any formal qualifications (Certificates, qualifications, diplomas, degrees)
  • Recent and up to date Resume / CV
  • Service history reports (Emergency services, Defence Force personnel)
  • Statutory declaration for evidence not able to be shown
  • Statutory declaration from a person who can attest to you having performed a certain role/task
  • Personal Identification documents (Driver’s license, passport, USI number)
  • Any licences
  • Tickets held, eg forklift, crane
  • Photographs of work undertaken
  • Diaries/task sheets/job sheets/logbooks
  • Site training records
  • Site competencies held record
  • Membership of relevant professional associations
  • Hobbies/interests/special skills outside work
  • Industry awards
  • Any other documentation that may demonstrate your trade or industry experience or support your claim.

Depending on where you have worked and what the work may have included, you may or may not have documentary evidence. Do not be put off if you do not have documentary evidence, we will work with you during the assessment process.

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