Study child care online

Make the move towards a fulfilling career in the child care industry with a course from TAFE Queensland Online. Learn how to care for young children and support their social, emotional, intellectual, and physical development. Our range of flexible courses can help you develop or expand your skills and get you working in your dream role sooner.

Whether you've just left school or want to get back into the workforce, our online study options allow you to fit your studies around your lifestyle. You'll also have the opportunity to put theory into practice and complete practical work placements as part of your online course. Reach your full potential and discover a rewarding career in child care with TAFE Queensland Online.

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Career outcomes
  • Early childhood educator
  • Family day care provider
  • Out-of-school-hours care coordinator
  • Early childhood centre director

Study online with TAFE Queensland

Make great your way

More people complete their online courses with TAFE Queensland than with any other online education provider in Australia. We're proud to say that 80 per cent of people who start with us actually finish their online course, that's compared to the national average of just seven per cent.


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The five types of people who study online

There are many different types of people who study online, and everyone chooses to study for different reasons. Who are you in the online learning world?

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10 reasons to study at TAFE Queensland

Deciding what you're going to do with your life is a huge decision and ultimately, the only person qualified to decide is you. Part of making that decision is investigating and evaluating your options, so we've put together the top 10 reasons why you should you study at TAFE Queensland.

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Online but not alone

Whether you’re a child growing up in a remote location studying via distance education, or an adult studying to upskill or change careers, online learning is reshaping the training and education space. 

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