Training and careers
Information on vocational education and training qualifications, pre-vocational courses, apprenticeship and traineeship qualifications and adult community education, short and refresher courses.
The student guide provides tips to help you make decisions around enrolling in a training course. It also provides information on where to go for assistance if you are not satisfied with the quality of the training provided or the service received from your training provider.
Subsidised training and incentives
Find information on the range of subsidised training and incentives available to individuals through the VET Investment Plan.
About vocational education and training (VET)
Information about the training system, types of qualifications and training providers.
Find out more about careers, pathways into careers and upgrading your skills to return to work. Access the Queensland Skills Gateway to search for courses, training providers, government funding and career pathways.
The department's new professional development program for secondary schools: VET Pathways consists of a series of three-hour afternoon workshops - register now.
Commonwealth Games Training Pathways
With the Commonwealth Games to take place in on the Gold Coast in 2018, the Department of Education and Training is working in partnership with the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation and industry to address workforce supply and capability.
Recognition of existing skills and experience
Find out how to receive formal acknowledgment of your current skills and knowledge no matter how, when or where your learning occurred.
Overseas qualification recognition
Information for overseas qualified professionals on having their overseas qualifications assessed and recognised.
Support for specific groups
Learn about the government support available for the Indigenous, people with disability, disengaged youth, mature-age learners and women.
Information on the Study Queensland website for students from other countries looking to undertake training and study in Queensland.
Learn great skills, discover real opportunities and improve your future employment prospects.