Entries by TAFE Queensland

TAFE Queensland aviation training cleared for take-off on the Gold Coast

For the first time on the Gold Coast, TAFE Queensland together with Airways Aviation will deliver a nationally-accredited aviation diploma with students graduating as a fully qualified commercial aeroplane pilot. The first cohort studying TAFE Queensland’s Diploma of Aviation (Commercial Pilot Licence – Aeroplane) (AVI50219) will take-off in April while learning to navigate the skies […]

Michelle’s new career is no accident

A car accident left a Gold Coast mother-of-two with permanent injuries and unable to continue work as a beauty trainer, but it also steered her onto a new career path that she otherwise would never have known about. Michelle Wirth spent months in rehabilitation after the accident and struggled with not being able to lead […]

Fires spark new learning path for Corinna

The shocking day Binna Burra Lodge in the Gold Coast hinterland burnt down was the same day Corinna Schindel lost her dream job. The 39-year-old from Lower Beechmont had worked at the award-winning heritage listed property for 18 months and had only been in her new role as guest activities coordinator for two months. “I […]

Employers turn to TAFE for skilled staff

As demand for skilled workers in Aged Care continues to grow, employers are turning to TAFE Queensland to both reduce recruitment time and match them with job-ready students. General Manager of Dignified Home Care, Adam Stiller said the in-home aged care and disability service previously had trouble finding appropriate staff until they joined forces with […]

Get it done in 2021 with TAFE Queensland

With four out of five TAFE Queensland students securing a job within three months after graduating, there has never been a better time to explore study options at the Online Open Day. From 13-15 January a virtual booth will be open to the public to discover course options, watch on-demand videos, check out the new […]