Bundaberg is a regional city that offers plenty of coastal attractions. Located on the Burnett River the city is known for its sugar plantations, the famous Bundaberg Rum factory, and nearby beaches. Centrally located five minutes from the town centre, our Bundaberg campus offers a range of practical courses in purpose-built facilities.
What's on offer at the Bundaberg campus
Our Bundaberg campus offers courses across a range of program areas including business, community services, hair and beauty, nursing, hospitality and tourism, retail, and trades. The campus features specialist training facilities including a beauty and hairdressing salon, nursing ward, retail training facility, training restaurant, as well as construction, engineering and mechanical workshops. Please note: no cash payments accepted at this campus.
Facilities and services
- Beauty and hairdressing salon
- Echo's training restaurant
- Student service centre
Diploma of Business
Thrive in a career in business with this high-level qualification. This course is perfect for people who want to elevate their skills at a management or executive level.
- Program Consultant
- Program Coordinator
- Executive Officer
- Administration Manager
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 centre director.
- Early Childhood Educator
- Out of School Hours Care Coordinator
- Early Childhood Centre Director
118 Walker Street,
Bundaberg Qld 4670
PO Box 5252,
SCMC Nambour Qld 4560
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 Bundaberg campus.
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'll have the opportunity to put theory into practice and gain practical skills in a real-world environment.
Echo's training restaurant
Our training restaurant Echo's gives our hospitality students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in a real-world environment. You'll learn the workings of a real restaurant in state-of-the-art facilities under the guidance of industry-experienced teachers. Hospitality students will have the opportunity to both prepare and serve food and beverages to paying customers.
Simulated nursing ward
Our learning spaces are more than just classrooms. Our custom-built nursing training facilities include a simulated clinical ward equipped with electric beds, vital signs monitors, ECG machines, IV trolleys and responsive simulator mannequins. Prepare yourself for real-world situations and practice on state-of-the-art equipment under the supervision of industry professionals.
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