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TAFE Queensland Brisbane is the best choice you'll ever make

There are too many reasons to list! So we've struggled as we've narrowed it down to the top 10. However you look at it, it's clear that studying with TAFE Queensland Brisbane is the best choice you'll ever make.

  1. We're government owned and operated
  2. The TAFE (Training and Further Education) system is government regulated, so it maintains the highest educational standards and most comprehensive student support. Qualifications obtained at TAFE Queensland Brisbane are recognised all over the world.

  3. We're award-winning
  4. TAFE Queensland Brisbane is consistently recognised as being at the forefront of providing the highest quality education and training around. Check out some of our most recent awards.

  5. We're practical
  6. Our programs are about more than just theory. We give our students practical know-how by putting them in real-world settings. We operate working restaurants, salons and nurseries that are open to the public. Our students use their innovative ideas to work with industry clients to develop resources and products that really work. We believe doing is just as important as knowing.

  7. Our teachers know their stuff
  8. Our teachers are selected because they are at the top of their industry, with years of hands-on experience and practical knowledge. They're also experts at passing their hard-earned knowledge on to you, so you know you're only getting trained in the best techniques, by the people who know their stuff inside out.

  9. We will support you for the duration of your study
  10. TAFE Queensland Brisbane offers international students learning support, student counselling, and a dedicated support team who are happy to help you with anything you need; whether it's help finding accommodation, queries about settling in to your new city, or just someone to chat to if you're feeling homesick.

  11. You'll get the personal attention you deserve
  12. We keep our class sizes small to ensure you get the personal attention and instruction you deserve. Our trainers are here to make sure you are getting all you can from their knowledge and experience. Our close-knit student community will make you feel at home in no time!

  13. Employers love TAFE Queensland graduates
  14. TAFE Queensland graduates are among the most sought-after job-seekers in the country, as Australian businesses recognise that a TAFE Queensland qualification means you are totally job-ready - often before you've even completed your training.
    We are constantly working with our industry contacts to review and fine tune our programs to ensure that you get the best training possible.

  15. We offer seamless university pathways
  16. We can help you to fast-track your career through pathway programs with Brisbane's leading universities. Students can study to diploma level and on successful completion, transfer to university to complete their degree.

  17. We recognise the skills you already have
  18. The recognition of prior learning (RPL) program allows the skills you have learned in the workplace and through life experience to be recognised formally; regardless of how, when or where the learning occurred. This could mean less study time for you, and get you to your dream career sooner.

  19. You'll enjoy an unparalleled lifestyle
  20. Brisbane's riverfront setting, perfect climate, cultural diversity, outdoor lifestyle and unrivalled employment growth make it one of the most attractive cities to live in in Australia.

There is always something to do, with the stunning beaches of the Gold and Sunshine coasts only an hour from the city centre, and many world famous attractions, such as the Great Barrier Reef within relatively easy reach.