Located in the heart of the Sunshine Coast, Mooloolaba is home to some of the best swimming and surfing beaches in the region. Our Mooloolaba campus is located just minutes from the buzzing beachfront esplanade and the pure white sands of Mooloolaba Beach.
What's on offer at the Mooloolaba campus
Our Mooloolaba campus is located within easy reach of relaxed surfside cafes, vibrant nightlife, and shopping precincts. Featuring specialised training facilities including a gym, training restaurant, and hairdressing and beauty salon, the campus offers a wide range of study areas including beauty services, child care, community services, cookery, events management, fashion, fitness, hairdressing, hospitality management, information technology, and tourism.
Facilities and services
- Flexible learning centre
- Hairdressing and beauty salon
- Student service centre
- Training restaurants
Certificate III in Fitness
Your fitness career goals are within your reach with this entry-level qualification. This course is an essential minimum requirement to work at a gymnasium or as an exercise instructor.
- Gymnasium Instructor
- Group Exercise Instructor
- Aqua Exercise Instructor
- Fitness Instructor
Certificate IV in Youth Work
Kick start your career in youth work with this intermediate-level course that will equip you with the skills to start working with young people in the community sooner.
- Indigenous Support Worker
- Intervention and support programs with young people and their families
- Child Safety Support Officer
- Youth justice youth worker
- Youth worker / program support officer in community based programs supporting children, young people and families experiencing mental health, domestic
- Child and youth residential care worker
- Youth mental health and disability youth worker
- School based youth support officer
- Neighbourhood centre programs including parenting programs worker / case worker
- Program support worker with children, young people and their families
Diploma of Community Services
Take the next step in your career in community services with this advanced qualification. This course is perfect for people who want to work in the community sector.
- Social Housing Coordinator
- Community Services Worker
- Welfare Worker
- Case Manager
- Family Support Worker
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 service supervisor.
- Early Childhood Educator
- Early Childhood Service Supervisor
Certificate IV in Cyber Security
Set yourself apart in the IT industry with this specialised course in cyber security. Develop the technical skills you need to protect organisations against malicious cyber activity and seek work as a cyber security practitioner.
- Cyber Security Support Officer
- Security Penetration Tester
- Information Systems Security Support Officer
- Network Security Support Officer
- Website Security Support Officer
34 Lady Musgrave Drive,
Mooloolaba Qld 4557
PO Box 5252,
SCMC Nambour Qld 4560
Our Mooloolaba campus is easily accessible via public transport. The closest bus stop is located out the front of the campus on Lady Musgrave Drive.
If you live nearby, cycling could be another cost effective option to get to class with bike racks available on campus.
We have plenty of free on-site parking available for students at our Mooloolaba campus.
Our Mooloolaba campus has two on-campus restaurants: Eco Blue Bistro and Bar, and Cartwrights Restaurant and Bar. Our training restaurants give our hospitality students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a real-world environment. You will learn the workings of a real restaurant in state-of-the-art facilities under the guidance of industry-experienced teachers. You will also have the opportunity to both prepare and serve food and beverages to paying customers.
Degrees of Fitness is our fully-equipped, open to the public gym. As a fitness student you will gain first-hand experience working with real clients under the supervision of our experienced staff in this fresh and modern facility. You will plan, develop, conduct and evaluate real training programs and provide leadership and guidance to paying clients.
Hairdressing and beauty salon
Our fully operational hairdressing and beauty salon, Hair, Beauty and Soul, offers a range of services including hair styling, cutting, colouring, perming, and chemical straightening. Beauty services include waxing, tinting, manicures, pedicures, spray tanning, makeup application, facials, and massages. We use the same products, equipment, and facilities found in a real salon and work with real, paying clients. You will have the opportunity to put theory into practice and gain practical skills in a real-world environment.
At TAFE Queensland we believe education and training has a key role to play in achieving an inclusive Australia where people with disability participate equally and equitably in all aspects of life.
TAFE Queensland has been named the Large Training Provider of the Year at the prestigious 2023 Australian Training Awards.
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