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Darling Downs and South West orientations

Kick start your study journey with TAFE Queensland. Find out more about our welcome sessions and events, as well as handy tips and tricks for your first few weeks.
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  • DATE
  • Monday 8 July, 2024
  • TIME
  • Multiple sessions

  • LOCATION
  • Online

  • PRESENTER
  • TAFE Queensland

Orientation sessions

Your 2024 Semester 2 Orientation starts with an online session on Monday 8 July. Your course-specific orientation will generally be on your first day of class from Tuesday 9 July onwards.  Some course specific orientation sessions are online

For further details about your study timetable, please visit our Timetables page.

Why is it important to attend an orientation session?

Orientation is where you'll find out all the information you’ll need to nail your studies. You will meet key staff that can assist you with your studies and find out more about:

  • Study assistance options
  • Career counselling
  • Access and equity services
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander support
  • Library services
  • Other ways to obtain assistance.

It will also provide an overview of key systems and digital tools that you'll need to access during your studies and how to find out more information about them. 

Registration for your online orientation session will be available soon.

General orientation online sessions

Join our online orientation session 1 via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/67854009887

Please note that this session may be recorded.

Join our online orientation session 2 via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/65686652755

Please note that this session may be recorded.

Join our online orientation session 3 via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/69902141015

Please note that this session may be recorded.

Library and cultural awareness online sessions

Join our online library session 1 via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/66844186138

During this session your will discover more about the TAFE Queensland library network. With over 20 libraries based throughout Queensland, you can use any of our libraries and visit us online or in person.  The Darling Downs and South West region has two physical libraries based at the Ipswich and Toowoomba campuses. Campuses that do not have a physical library on-site have student hubs enabling student access to computer facilities.

Join this session and find out more about how you can borrow resources, access printing services and book specialist sessions on databases, referencing or research conducted by TAFE Queensland librarians.

Join our online library session 2 via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/69538686644

During this session your will discover more about the TAFE Queensland library network. With over 20 libraries based throughout Queensland, you can use any of our libraries and visit us online or in person.  The Darling Downs and South West region has two physical libraries based at the Ipswich and Toowoomba campuses. Campuses that do not have a physical library on-site have student hubs enabling student access to computer facilities.

Join this session and find out more about how you can borrow resources, access printing services and book specialist sessions on databases, referencing or research conducted by TAFE Queensland librarians.

Join our online Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural awareness session via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/61058640936

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural awareness session provides an overview of what culture is and how it differs between language groups. It is designed to help raise awareness of the influences and impacts of culture on how we do things. It will help with your studies, when interacting with peers and is a basic starting point for your career. It's also a free space to ask questions.

Please note that this session may be recorded.

Course-specific online orientation sessions

Your course-specific orientation will generally be on your first day of class from Tuesday 11 July onwards. For further details about your study timetable, please visit our Timetables page.

For online course-specific orientation sessions, please click on your study area below for session times and Zoom links.

Join our Diploma of Counselling (CHC51015) online course specific orientation session via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/65476950794

Please note that this session may be recorded.

Join our Certificate III in Beauty Services (SHB30121) and Diploma of Beauty Thearapy (SHB50121) online course specific orientation via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/68880359727

Please note that the session may be recorded.

Join our Diploma of Business/Leadership and Management (BSB50120 and BSB50420) online course specific orientation session via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/5974104698

Please note that this session may be recorded.

Join our Certificate III Health Services Assistance (HLT33115) online course specific orientation session via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/67216740469

Please note that this session may be recorded.

Join our Adult Tertiary Preparation online course specific orientation sessions via the Zoom links below (you only have to attend one session):

Monday July 10, 2pm - https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/62171456968

Monday July 10, 6.30pm - https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/62171456968

Please note that these sessions may be recorded.

Join our Certificate IV in Leisure and Health (CHC43415) online course specific orientation session via the Zoom link below:

https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/66098898290

Please note that this session may be recorded.

Join our Information Technology and Cyber Security online course specific orientation sessions via the Zoom links below:

Diploma of IT Advanced Networking and System Administration (ICT50220-NWKSYS) - Ipswich and Toowoomba: https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/9368564527

Certificate IV in Cyber Secuity (22603VIC) - Toowoomba: https://tafeqld.zoom.us/j/5619934099?pwd=clc4ZnpKOG9QekdKZEh6WXBYVHVoQT09  

Please note that these sessions may be recorded.

Register now

You only need to register for one online orientation session at your preferred time. You can also choose to join our optional cultural awareness and library orientation sessions,

An Auslan interpreter will be available in the online orientation session scheduled for 12.30-1.30pm.

Course specific online orientation sessions

Your course-specific orientation will generally be on your first day of class from Tuesday 23 January onwards.  Some course specific orientation sessions are online. You can view links to the these online sessions below.

ICT50220-NWKSYS Diploma of Information Technology Advanced Networking and System Administration (Ipswich and Toowoomba)

Tuesday 23 January | 9am - 12pm | Zoom link

22603VIC Certificate IV in Cyber Security

Tuesday 23 January | 9am - 12pm | Zoom link

HLT33115 Certificate III Health Services Assistance (Springfield and Toowoomba)

Wednesday 24 January | 9am - 11am | Zoom link

CHC43121 Cert IV in Disability Support (Toowoomba)

Wednesday 24 January | 6.30pm - 9pm | Zoom link

CHC43415 Certificate in IV in Leisure and Health (Toowoomba)

Wednesday 24 January | 2pm - 4pm | Zoom link

CHC51015 Diploma of Counselling (Toowoomba)

Monday 29 January | 8.30am - 4pm | Zoom link

CHC50121 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care (International and Springfield)

Wednesday 24 January | 4.30pm - 7.30pm | Zoom link

SHB30416 Certificate III in Hairdressing (Ipswich and Toowoomba)

Wednesday 31 January | 9am to 4.30pm | Zoom link 

11240NAT Certificate IV in Adult Tertiary Preparation 

Please note that students are only required to attend one of the two sessions availble:

Tuesday 23 January | 2pm - 3.30pm | Zoom link

Tuesday 23 January | 7pm - 8.30pm | Zoom link

10972NAT Diploma of Justice Studies (Springfield)

Tuesday 23 January | 9am - 12pm | Zoom link

BSB50120 and BSB50420 Double Diploma of Business and Diploma of Leadership Management (Springfield)

Tuesday 23 January | 9am to 12pm | Zoom link

BSB50120 Diploma of Business (Toowoomba and Springfield)

Tuesday 23 January | 9am to 12pm | Zoom link

BSB50420 Diploma of Leadership and Management (Toowoomba and Springfield)

Tuesday 23 January | 9am to 12pm | Zoom link