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TAFE and short courses

TAFE and training

Looking for the right course to help you get a job, improve your skills or help you move up in the workforce? When you choose to train with CQUniversity, you’ll get quality education and training from a trusted local provider.

Our wide range of TAFE courses include options in Accounting and Bookkeeping, Aged Care, Beauty, Business, Childcare, Community Services, Disability, Education Support, Hairdressing, HR, IT, Justice, Management, Nursing, Paramedic Science, Project Management, Retail, Training and more. Plus, with seamless pathways between our courses, you can even work towards a university-level qualification.

Choose from on-campus study options in Biloela, Bundaberg, Cairns, Emerald, Gladstone, Mackay, Noosa, Rockhampton, Townsville or Yeppoon, or study online via our renowned online study mode. Many courses are available to start straight away – so check out what you can apply for below.



You may be eligible for a range of Government subsidies or financial assistance to help reduce or cover the cost of your TAFE qualification with CQUniversity. Find out more about the subsidised training options offered by the Queensland Government – such as the Certificate 3 Guarantee, Fee-Free Training for Year 12 Graduates and the Higher Level Subsidy – and VET student loans to see what’s available to you.


If you have further questions regarding CQUniversity’s TAFE and training options, including how to apply, call us on 13 27 86, submit your question using our Ask A Question eForm (select 'Future Student' as the category) or visit your nearest local CQUniversity campus