Build your career with our solid foundation
If you're interested in joining Australia's growing construction industry, one of our courses in building, cabinet making, bricklaying and more will help your career take off in a big way.
With our practical courses, you could be working on residential builds, new buildings, heritage work, additions or renovations or commercial and industrial projects like factories, motels, offices, restaurants, retail or service outlets and warehouses.
We provide a range of options from entry level to senior management giving you the skills needed to increase your employment prospects in this diverse industry.
Building and construction study areas
- Construction and carpentry
- Painting and decorating
- Bricklaying and block laying
- Wall and floor tiling
- Civil construction
- Furniture and cabinet making
Apprenticeship and Traineeship Pathways
If you want to combine your training with paid work, an apprenticeship pathway might be the best option for you. Find out more about our apprenticeships and traineeships.
What our students say
"TAFE training is excellent! Our cabinet making teachers have years of industry experience and they let us get hands on across heaps of projects while providing their skills and expertise to make us better tradesmen. Studying at TAFE Queensland East Coast led me to create award winning furniture to kick start my career."
2014 Australian Furniture Design Award Winner
Excellence in Student Design Decorator Furniture