We partner with you and your employer to provide training for your apprenticeship or traineeship.
If you are currently studying Year 11 and 12, or have just recently graduated, we can help you to make great happen too.
We understand that study is a big undertaking for our students and we are committed to helping you to get the most from your experience.
You are on a journey and like any other expedition you will need guidance, advice and help to reach your destination.
The student support team offers counselling, disability services, learning support and Indigenous student support.
There's never a dull moment at TAFE. Don't miss out on important dates and happenings on the academic calendar.
Businesses that invest in training are more productive, proactive and profitable.
We provide training services to some of Australia and Queensland’s leading companies.
TAFE Queensland South West empowers individuals, industry, and communities to achieve their career and business goals.
Find out how to become part of Queensland's biggest and best further education and training provider.
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TAFE courses are a great option for improving Overall Positions and Selection Ranks for University entry.
Please find below details of how completing a TAFE course converts into an OP score for tertiary entrance.
Program - Completed Advanced Diploma
Selection rank - 91 (minimum)
Approx. OP equivalent - 6
Program - Completed Diploma
Selection rank - 82 (minimum)
Approx. OP equivalent - 10
Program - Completed Certificate IV
Selection rank - 74
Approx. OP equivalent - 13
Program - Completed Certificate III
Selection rank - 68
Approx. OP equivalent - 15
Selection Ranks vary depending on how many subjects are completed and how well a student averages across subjects.
By studying at TAFE Queensland South West you will have guaranteed entry into selected programs at the University of Southern Queensland (USQ).
You can also gain credit toward your university studies to fast-track your degree. For example - TAFE Queensland South West diplomas can transition into the same bachelor program with USQ, which be can be successfully completed within three to three-and-a-half years, full-time.