About the Adult Migrant English Program 

  • Access free English lessons and free childcare.
  • Study practical English for living, working and studying in Australia.
  • Tailored streams for your specific learning needs and goals.
  • Learn how to access government and community services.
  • Make new friends who have just moved to Australia.
  • Get ready for work or study and plan for your future.

Eligibility criteria 

  • You have a family, skilled, humanitarian, spousal or approved temporary visa.*
  • You need to improve your English.
  • You are aged over 18. Some migrant youths aged 15-17 may also be eligible.

*Please note that approved temporary visas do not include the work and holiday visa, working holiday visa or visitor visas.

Flexible study options 

  • Study full-time or part-time at locations across Queensland.
  • Be supported by a tutor if you can’t attend full-time.
  • Study online through distance learning.

We are here to help

  • Join a class suitable for your level of English.
  • One-on-one pathway advice.
  • Learn about Australian workplace language, culture and practices.
  • Access free childcare while you study.
  • Prepare for interviews and write a resume.
  • Participate in work experience.


Course Brochure



How do I enrol?

Enquire now


Call: (07) 3244 5488


Visit a TAFE Queensland location near you. Please have your passport and visa information ready.

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 Enquire now about our English language lessons


The AMEP is funded by the Australian Government Department of Home Affairs. In Queensland, the AMEP is delivered through TAFE Queensland.