The Key Centre for Human Factors (KCHF) was funded by an ARC Key Centre grant from 1999 to 2004. ARC funding for Key Centres in general ceased in 2004. KCHF has functioned on substantial grant and contract funding from 2005-2007.
In 2008 the activities of KCHF have taken several directions:
From 2002-2008 an innovative suite of online postgraduate programs in Human Factors was offered, but it has been discontinued. The remaining students in the program are completing their degrees in 2008 and 2009, but no certificate, diploma or degree enrolments are being taken.