Employment Opportunities with a Diploma from TAFE

Southbank Institute graduates have an edge in the workforce due to the hands on learning that they receive from lecturers who have industry experience, thus providing them with the necessary skills and exposing them to the real life-working environment. Rylin Richardson – Associate Degree in Civil Engineering 2012

    Get real world experience

When you study at TAFE Queensland, you add value to your CV and get skills that will take you further with employers. Our hands-on training is recognised in the industry as it prepares students to the workplace, and our partnerships with industry ensure our training is up-to-date and relevant.

TAFE Queensland teachers are at the top of their game and will instil in you a passion for learning and for practising your trade. Whether your plan is to pursue your studies at university level through our pathway programs or to enter the workplace, TAFE Queensland will prepare you for the future.

    Build your professional career

Before you start at TAFE Queensland, we offer specific orientation programs where you can find out more about your studies and our services, meet your teachers and your classmates. As a student here, you benefit from our support services and advice from professionals to help you prepare for your future career.

TAFE Queensland offers some fantastic professional development courses as well as career resources to help students find the best path to start their career. Whatever your dream career, we can get you there.

    Become part of the alumni community

The Southbank Experience doesn’t end when you graduate, and we greatly value the relationship we have with our students once they leave TAFE Queensland. Our graduates enter the world knowing they gave the best quality teaching and practical training from the skilled and respected TAFE Queensland professionals.

The Institute is committed to creating a leading, internationally recognised, metropolitan centre of learning in collaboration with its business partners, and its alumni benefit from these established links throughout their career. The alumni community continues your experience after you graduate: it connects you to the Institute, to other professionals, and to the industry you will work in.