The Back to Work Youth team is providing a unique opportunity for youth aged between 15 and 24 years to access additional funds for short courses and support services for eligible youth applicants.


Back to Work Jobseeker Youth Officers may refer eligible youth to tailored fee-for-service options aligned to local employment demands and the needs of the youth, products include;


  • Work Ready Checklist
  • Prepare yourself for work sessions
  • Machinery ticket
  • Short courses aligned to job requirements
  • Driving lessons - linked to employment
  • White Card and Blue Card fees
  • Funds for Birth certificate - if required


Youth that are assessed as requiring a full qualification for their preferred employment pathway will be referred to Certificate 3 Guarantee (C3G) or Certificate 3 Guarantee Boost Funding.


If you have left school or are leaving school, and are in aged between 15 and 24 and would like to know more. Please complete the online form below and we will get in touch.

ESYP Christmas Closure Dates

The Enterprise Skills for Youth Program Team will be offline from 20 December 2021 to 07 January 2022, returning to the office Monday 10 January 2022. To ensure processing prior to Christmas closure period, please ensure applications are submitted by COB Friday 10 December 2021.

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Back To Work Initiatives

Back To Work

Back to Work teams are based throughout Queensland to support both employers and jobseekers locally.  These teams work in collaboration with employers, service providers and community representatives to assist in building regional employment solutions that meet both current and emerging local needs. 

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Enterprise Skills For Youth Project - Support Service Providers EOI

Back to Work is seeking expressions of interest from eligible training providers who offer short courses across a range of study areas to become preferred contractors for the new Enterprise Skills For Youth Project. 

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