TAFE Queensland North
Imagine studying at a campus with modern and state-of-the-art facilities set amid tropical gardens and just minutes from Cairns CBD.
At TAFE Queensland North, we have more than 35 years’ experience training both national and international students. Our students learn in modern and industry-specific facilities, including industrial kitchens, a working restaurant and a nursing lab equipped with modern hospital equipment.
TAFE Queensland North is part of the Queensland Government Department of Education, Training and Employment. Our international students study at our Cairns campus, which is located just 2km from Cairns city center. The campus is accessible via the public bus service, 12 minutes by bicycle or by a brisk 20 minute walk.
Training is delivered by teachers with relevant industry experience and teaching qualifications. There is a strong emphasis on practical experience and hands-on instruction for students to prepare them for their prospective career. Some courses also include vocational placement.
International students have access to support services such as counsellors, disability and equity staff and learning support tutors. The International Student Unit can also assist you with accommodation services, overseas student health cover, medical services and more.
Students also have access to 24-hour emergency phone numbers through the institute and Allianz, a library, social activities, bookshop, canteen, restaurant, coffee shop, hair and beauty salon, public phones, basketball court, and free Internet access seven days a week.
Why choose TAFE Queensland North?
- We have more than 35 years’ experience and are part of the Queensland Government Department of Education, Training and Employment
- We offer a wide range of Certificate and Diploma courses
- Student support services are available and campus training facilities are of a high standard and industry relevant.
Courses available for international students
TAFE Queensland North delivers Certificates III, IV and Diploma courses with durations from six months to two years. Where applicable, in courses such as Cookery, Hospitality and Nursing, vocation/industry placement is included as part of the course.
- Commercial Cookery
- Health Services Assistant
- Individual Support (ageing)
- Beauty Therapy
- Childhood Education and Care
Set in spacious tropical gardens, the TAFE Queensland North campus provides a welcome and friendly environment only 2 km from the Cairns city centre. Regular bus service stops outside the TAFE throughout the day.
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Contact TAFE Queensland North
Postal Address: PMB 1 Cairns, Queensland, 4870, Australia