CEF Overview

For the CEF application procedure, please visit the following links or steps below.
http://www.wfsfaa.gov.hk/cef/en/application/procedures.htm

Eligibility for CEF Subsidy

Applicants must be Hong Kong residents aged 18 to 70.

 

Applicants are required to attend a minimum of 70% attendance

 

Applicants are required to obtain at least 50% score in the final examination

Enhancement measures with effect from 1 April 2019

Increase subsidy ceiling from $10,000 to $20,000 per applicant

 

Re-activate closed accounts, the unused balance (if any) from the past could also be utilised

 

Co-payment ratio of course fee by learners: 20% for first $10,000 subsidy; 40% for second $10,000 subsidy

 

Raise upper age limit for applicants from 65 to 70

 

All eligible courses registered in Qualifications Register can be registered as CEF courses

 

Streamline application procedures, Lift restrictions on validity period and number of claims; and

 

Enhance quality assurance monitoring of CEF courses