Barrier Reef Institute of TAFE
Business hours: Monday to Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm
Telephone: 1300 130 084
Postal address: PMB 1, Townsville DC QLD 4810, Australia
Barrier Reef Institute of TAFE is the largest provider of vocational education and training in North Queensland.
The institute enrols over 13,500 students each year, operating in a competitive training market along with other private training providers. The institute is the largest trainer of apprentices in the region, and also trains large numbers of employees, across a broad range of industries in North Queensland.
Barrier Reef Institute of TAFE provides community building programs (literacy, return to work) and customised programs for business. Program delivery includes face to face, on the job, web based, block release and blended modes.
Barrier Reef Institute of TAFE has conveniently located campuses across North Queensland:
Burdekin (Home Hill)
Townsville - Bohle, City, Pimlico.
The institute is close to some of North Queensland's major tourist attractions and the world's largest living coral reef ecosystems, the Great Barrier Reef. Other service and facilities provided to their students include:
- hair and beauty salon
- child care centre
- restaurant and cafe
- George Coates Training Restaurant, telephone: 07 4750 5412 or 07 4750 5438
- L. Plates Training Restaurant, telephone: 07 4750 5412 or 07 4750 5438.
Barrier Reef Institute of TAFE has credit arrangements with James Cook University.
View a list of courses offered at Barrier Reef Institute of TAFE.