Known as the unofficial capital of north Queensland, Townsville offers a laid-back tropical lifestyle with all the facilities of a major city. The city's attractions include the Strand, the city's seaside promenade lined with restaurants, cafes and bars, and the nearby Great Barrier Reef and Magnetic Island. The Townsville (Trade Training Centre Bohle) campus is a $37 million state-of-the-art facility that trains more than 2,000 apprentices annually. The centre is conveniently located in the city's industrial area in the suburb of Bohle, approximately a 15 minute drive from the Townsville city centre.

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What's on offer at Townsville (Trade Training Centre Bohle)

The Townsville (Trade Training Centre Bohle) campus offers courses in a range of traditional trade areas including automotive, construction, electrotechnology, engineering, instrumentation, plumbing, and refrigeration. It also features a range of specialised facilities including a four storey plumbing tower, fully-fitted instrumentation laboratory, and state-of-the-art thermostatic mixing values (TMV) and backflow testing laboratory.

Facilities and services
  • Automotive, motor and wiring workshops
  • Construction and wood machine workshops
  • Customer service centre and student common room
  • Electrical, electronics and cyber workshops
  • Fabrication and fitting workshops
  • Gas cutting and welding workshop
  • Painting and decorating workshop
  • Plumbing gas laboratory
  • Process instrumentation workshop
  • Refrigeration workshop and gas training room
  • Video conferencing facilities
Townsville (Trade Training Centre Bohle)

Street Address:

763 Ingham Road,
Bohle Qld 4818

Postal Address:

Locked Bag 1 ,
Townsville Qld 4810

Monday 7:30am-3:30pm
Tuesday 8:00am-4:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am-4:00pm
Thursday 8:00am-4:00pm
Friday 7:30am-3:30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed
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Public transport

Sunbus operates buses in the area with the closest bus stop located out the front of the campus on Ingham Road.


If you live nearby, cycling could be another cost effective option to get to class.


We have plenty of free on-site parking available for students at the Townsville Trade Training Centre.


News and events


2020 Townsville Trade Excellence Awards

North Queensland's top apprentices and trades students were celebrated at the annual awards night held on 8 October 2020.

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Abi's engineering her future

Described as a once in a lifetime apprentice, Abi Winter is making her mark as a fitter and turner.

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Richard Parker and Donnelly Madden from TEi Services

High tech trade skills

The fourth industrial revolution, also known as Industry 4.0, is rapidly transforming how businesses operate. To support industry through this change, TAFE Queensland has partnered with Skills Lab, Ai Group and the Queensland Government to roll out the Higher Level Apprenticeship Pilot.


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