The historical township of Atherton is located on the Atherton Tablelands in Tropical North Queensland. This fertile plateau features rolling green hills, stunning views, and high quality local produce including coffee, chocolate, wine, cheese, and tropical fruits.
TAFE Queensland is relocating to a new location in Atherton in early 2023. The following temporary locations will be open for student learning:
- 16 January until further notice - Government Offices, 28 Peters St, Mareeba.
Check this page later for an update.
Whats on offer at the Atherton campus
The campus offers a range of study areas and delivers courses in early childhood education and care, first aid, and CPR.
Facilities and services
- Customer service centre
- Modern classrooms
- Free on-site parking
Certificate I in Workplace Skills
Set yourself on the path to a career in business with this introductory qualification. This course will prepare you for further study and equip you with the foundation skills to work in a range of entry-level administrative positions.
- Administration Assistant
- Office Assistant
- General Clerk
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
Progress your career in Early Childhood Education and Care with this advanced qualification and gain the specialised skills and knowledge needed to work as an early childhood educator or centre director.
- Early Childhood Educator
- Early Childhood Centre Director
TAFE Queensland is relocating to a new location in Atherton in early 2023.
The following temporary locations will be open for student learning
9 to 13 January - Tablelands Regional Council Coordination Centre, 15 Vernon St, Atherton.
16 January until further notice - Government Offices, 28 Peters St, Mareeba.
PO Box 752,
Atherton Qld 4883
Taxi services are available through Atherton Taxis, however there is no public transport available to the Atherton campus.
If you live nearby, cycling could be another cost effective option to get to class.
We have plenty of free on-site parking available for students at our Atherton campus.
The 2023 Trade Excellence Awards celebrate your apprentice's or trainee's success, attitude, performance and passion for their trade.
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