Legal, crime and justice
Discover a challenging and meaningful career in legal services or crime and justice with our industry-relevant courses. Get the skills needed for a range of career options working in law firms, corrections, border force, customs or the police service.
Study legal, crime and justice
According to the Australian Government's Jobs Outlook service, employment of paralegals and legal assistants is expected to increase by 12 per cent in the next decade. Or for those interested in a policing career, this field is expected to have around 9,000 job openings in the next five years.
Whether you want to become a legal secretary, paralegal, police officer or customs officer, you'll be taught by industry-experienced professionals who have up-to-date knowledge and currently work within the law enforcement or legal system.
From entry-level certificates through to diploma-level courses, TAFE Queensland can help you make great happen.
- Compliance officer
- Corrective services officer
- Customs officer
- Law clerk
- Police officer
- Policy manager
Legal, crime and justice courses
Diploma of Justice Studies
Make a difference in your community with this diploma qualification from TAFE Queensland. This course is perfect for people pursuing a career in the crime and justice sector.
- Australian Border Force Officer
- Protective Services Officer
- Paralegal /Legal Administrator
- Court Services Officer
- Corrections Officer
- Police Officer (State or Federal)
- Youth Justice roles
- Private Investigator
- Local/State Government Investigator
- Government Administrator
In its fifth year The TAFE Queensland - SkillsTech Apprentice Awards are back.
TAFE Queensland on the Gold Coast would like to invite you to an upcoming Nursing webinar. We'd love to have you join us to learn all about starting your journey towards a rewarding career in nursing!
Cartwrights Restaurant and Bar and Eco Blue Bistro and Bar are taking bookings for Semester 2 services.
Celebrating all things pork, this three-day food festival in Queensland’s South Burnett, showcases the region's world class produce.
Are you just starting your career, looking for a change or want to enhance your existing skills but not sure where to start? Join us at one of our four campuses to speak to our experienced teachers and explore our amazing facilities.
Action-packed WorldSkills events test the skills and knowledge of vocational education and training students in a series of competitions.
TAFE at School student Hannah Lawrence was named the Secondary Student of the Year Award at the 2022 Salute to Excellence Award
Rob Witham's training journey with TAFE Queensland started in 1989, 30 years later he is passing on a wealth of industry-proven skills.
Niki completed her Diploma of Visual Arts at TAFE Queensland’s Cairns campus several years ago and subsequently heavily immersed herself in the creative industries, and then some.
Jarrad Rogers has been recognised for his commitment to excellence, as the North Coast Vocational Student of the Year.
TAFE Queensland's new teacher program - a magnet for passionate industry experts
The ‘earning while learning’ transition has been a highly successful pathway for Kevin, who is now employed as a Teacher at TAFE Queensland. Exactly as the Foundation Educator Program intends.