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Train with TAFE for career opportunities that align with NDIS

TAFE Queensland North is ready to help you prepare for new career opportunities emerging with the rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme.

If you have a passion for working with people with a disability, TAFE Queensland North can help you develop the skills you need to be a competent, hands-on support worker.

We have courses that will equip you with the necessary skills to work in:

  • Residential group homes
  • Training resource centres
  • Day respite facilities
  • Holiday programs
  • Private homes
  • Open employment services
  • Anywhere people with a disability need support.

After you receive your qualification from TAFE Queensland North, you will be able to work without supervision and to be able to liaise with health professionals and other service agencies.

When you graduate, your career prospects may include:

  • Behavioural support officer
  • Disability support officer
  • Employment disability coordinator
  • Lifestyle support officer
  • Local area coordinator

TAFE Queensland North has training available now to provide passionate individuals with training to support people with disabilities to enhance their ability to achieve greater levels of independence, self-reliance and community participation.

TAFE Queensland North courses focus on competency based training.

For students not actively working in the sector, our courses will provide you with vocational placement in a real-life disability work environment, giving you an introduction to the industry as well as a network of people who can assist you in your disability role.

You can find out more by clicking on one of the following courses:

Certificate III in Individual Support (Disability) CHC 33015

Certificate IV in Disability CHC43115

Short courses and skills sets available:

To find out more contact TAFE Queensland North Business Development Officer, Julie O'Neil on 0477 762 597.