Certificates and Diplomas

Looking for the right course to help you get a job, improve your skills or help you move up in the workforce? When you choose to train with CQUniversity, you’ll get quality education and training from a trusted local provider.

Our certificate courses are designed with industry input and range from nursing, hospitality, kitchen operations, commercial cookery and more. Whether you're looking for entry-level Certificate I and II courses, or if you wish to upskill with Certificate III and IV courses, you'll be sure to find the level you're looking for. Plus, with seamless pathways between our courses, you can work towards higher level qualifications.

If you're looking for that next step, our diploma courses provide you with theoretical knowledge and practical skills for work and reflect the latest developments in industry.

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CQUniversity offers a number of work and study preparation courses to support and assist you in developing the skills and confidence you need to further your education. Courses include:

English, Work and Study Preparation


You may be eligible for a range of Government subsidies or financial assistance to help reduce or cover the cost of your TAFE qualification with CQUniversity. Find out more about the subsidised training options offered by the Queensland Government – such as the Certificate 3 Guarantee, Fee-Free Training for Year 12 Graduates and the Higher Level Subsidy – and VET student loans to see what’s available to you.

Subsidised Training