An overview of the 2023 funding available to support the practicum year is outlined below.
All figures exclude GST.
|Funding type||Amount per trainee per year||Paid to|
|500 hours of clinical release time||$15,000||Employer/agency providing practicum experience|
|Clinical supervision allowance||$5,600||Employer/agency providing practicum experience|
|Study day release time to attend a minimum of 12 study days/year||$3,000||Employer|
|Course fees for 60 credits||Fees vary per University (fully paid)||University|
|Travel allowance for study days||Up to $2000 per year||Student|
|Secondary Placement||$1000 per 40-hour block||Secondary Placement provider|
|Secondary Placement travel allowance||Variable depending on distance from place of residence||Student|