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Certificate courses

Get job-ready skills to enter the workforce when you complete a certificate course with TAFE Queensland. Our certificate courses are designed to give you hands-on skills and introductory theory that will equip you to confidently seek employment in your chosen industry.  

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Certificate I 

Certificate I courses cover base-level skills for entry into the workforce. They usually don't require you to have any prior knowledge or education and are a great place to start if you haven't studied in a while or want a basic introduction to a new field.

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Certificate II 

Certificate II courses prepare you for entry level positions or apprenticeships in a variety of industries. As well as providing basic knowledge, a certificate II demonstrates to a potential employer that you’re actively interested in their industry.

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Certificate III 

With a relevant certificate III course you’ll develop skills, theoretical knowledge and problem-solving abilities. This qualification is ideal for those wanting to gain a trade, change careers or move out of entry level roles.

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Certificate IV

Designed for supervisory and management positions, certificate IV courses typically interest those who want to advance their careers in the industry they already work in, or further develop skills and knowledge acquired through previous study.

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