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Professional Development Workshops

In 2017 the School of Education and the Arts, in association with its professional and industry partners, will be continuing its very successful vocational professional development workshops in the teaching discipline areas of Industrial Technology and Design (ITD) and Home Economics/Hospitality.

These workshops are available to registered teachers and teachers working in Registered Training Organisations (RTOs) such as TAFE colleges, for use as professional development opportunities to up skill or re-train into these high demand teaching areas.

The following Professional Development workshops are planned for 2017.

INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY AND DESIGN (ITD) – Graphics, Manual Arts

Year 1 Industrial Technology and Design Workshops

Workshops2017 DatesLocation
EDSE11023 - Metal Technology 3 - 5 AprilGlenmore State High School
EDSE11022 - Timber Technology and Design 18 - 20 SeptemberGlenmore State High School
(E Block) 
EDSE11022 - Timber Technology and Design21 - 23 SeptemberGlenmore State High School
(E Block) 

Year 2 Industrial Technology and Design Workshops

Workshops2017 DatesLocation
EDSE12027 - Industrial Design 3 - 5 JulyCQUniversity Rockhampton City Campus 
(TAFE Training Centre)
EDSE12026 - Graphics and 2D Computer Aided Design 3 - 5 AprilMackay, Venue TBA
EDSE12026 - Graphics and 2D Computer Aided Design6 - 8 AprilCQUniversity Mackay Ooralea Campus

Year 3 Industrial Technology and Design Workshops

Workshops2017 DatesLocation
EDSE13002 - Industrial Skills 26 - 28 JuneCQUniversity Rockhampton City Campus 
(TAFE Training Centre)
EDSE14005 - Manufacturing 25 - 27 SeptemberCQUniversity Trade Training Centre Mackay
EDSE14005 - Manufacturing28 - 30 SeptemberCQUniversity Trade Training Centre Mackay


These workshops are subject to student demand and the availability of appropriately qualified workshop presenters.

Home Economics/Hospitality Workshops

Workshops2017 DatesLocation
EDVT11021 - Food Technology 4 - 7 AprilCQUniversity Rockhampton City Campus
(TAFE Training Centre)

Brisbane (TBA and depending on number of enrolments)

EDSE14001 - Fashion Design

27 - 30 JuneSt Ursula's College, Yeppoon
EDVT11022 - Textile Technology 4 - 7 JulyEmmaus College, North Rockhampton
EDVT11022 - Textile Technology4 - 7 JulyStuartholme School, Toowong
(Home Economics Department)

EDSE13001 - Culinary  Science for Teachers

26 - 29 SeptemberCQUniversity Rockhampton City Campus
(TAFE Training Centre)

Brisbane (TBA and depending on number of enrolments)


These workshops are subject to student demand and the availability of appropriately qualified workshop presenters.

Workshop participation details:
  1. All workshop sessions are conducted from 8 am to 5 pm, unless otherwise stated.
  2. CQUniversity provides a light morning tea on-site at each school.
  3. Lunch is not provided. Rockhampton Grammar School may.
  4. Due to the nature of the workshop session, it is preferred that students adhere to the designated delivery times for starting, finishing and all refreshment breaks.
  5. Safety shoes and appropriate workshop clothing must be worn for all courses except Graphics and CAD.
Resources provided for participants:
  1. Safety glasses, kevlar vests, welding gloves, leather aprons.
  2. Learning resource packs for Graphics, Welding and Industrial Design workshops.
  3. Printed materials for each workshop including Workbook, Study Guide and Course Profile if required.
  4. All consumables (i.e. materials necessary to undertake the jobs of each workshop).
  5. Please note, registration for each workshop is to be completed online.

Accommodation

If you are intending to attend any of the workshops listed above, please note that you are responsible for arranging your own travel and accommodation requirements

There is a large range of accommodation available in Rockhampton. Please check out wotif.com and lastminute.com for the latest specials.

CQUniversity Rockhampton/Mackay Student Residence

North Rockhampton Campus/Mackay Campus

07 4930 9766

studentresidences@cqu.edu.au

True Blue Motor Inn

1012 Yaamba Road, North Rockhampton

1800 654 354

www.truebluemotorinn.com

Glenmore Tavern

500 Yaamba Road, North Rockhampton

07 4928 0455

www.glenmorehotelmotel.com.au

The Edge Apartment Hotel

102 Victoria Parade, South Rockhampton

07 4930 1000

www.theedgeapartments.com.au

Leichardt Hotel

Bolsover Lane, South Rockhampton

07 4927 6733

www.leichardthotel.com.au

Travelodge Hotel

86 Victoria Parade, South Rockhampton

07 4994 5000

www.tfehotels.com