Continuing Education Program (Cep) Allowance - Operational Employees Only - Units 5-6

Award Definition

Ambulance and Patient Transport Industry Award 2010 [MA000098]

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Last updated: 16 August 2021

Allowance Description

A CEP and Paramedic allowance is payable to an employee who is required to undertake, and who has obtained specified qualifications:



$ per week

Continuing Education Program (CEP) allowance units 1–4


CEP allowance units 5–6


CEP allowance unit 7


Paramedic skills allowance
(inclusive of CEP allowances 1–7)


What to pay

$0.50 per hour


This allowance is based on the employee holding a relevant qualification

Should you withhold tax?

Withhold tax from this allowance

Should super be paid on this allowance?

This allowance forms part of ordinary times earnings

Should payroll tax be paid on this allowance?

Include this allowance for payroll tax purposes

How is it treated on the payment summary?

Include this allowance as part of gross wages

How should it be reported for Single Touch Payroll?


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