The Far North Queensland region spans from Innisfail in the south to Thursday Island in the north. It includes the regional areas of Atherton and the Northern Peninsula Area, as well as the popular tourist destination of Cairns.

TAFE Queensland offers a full range of qualifications in the Far North Queensland region from entry-level skill sets and certificates through to high level diplomas. No matter what study area you're interested in, we have a course that's right for you.

Study areas available in Far North Queensland include automotive, beauty and hairdressing, building and construction, business, child care, community services, electrotechnology and utilities, engineering, general education and training, horticulture, hospitality and cookery, nursing and health, information technology, management, maritime, music, sports and fitness, tourism, and visual arts.


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Cairns free lunchtime concert

Our music department invites students, staff and the public to our monthly lunchtime concert.

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Build Your Workforce And Give Back To The Community

Join us for a morning tea and networking to discuss community services training and funding opportunities with TAFE Queensland to upskill your workforce.

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Marketing basics for small business

From big brands right down to sole traders, marketing is an aspect of running a successful business that cannot be overlooked.

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