Study legal, justice and government online

If you're looking to launch or expand your career in justice, government or law, TAFE Queensland Online has a course to get you there. We offer courses in government, crime and justice studies, legal services, and business administration for the legal industry. Learn about government processes, policy implementation, legal frameworks and social justice issues. Put your skills into practice drafting legal documents, interpreting legal terminology, searching public records, and applying regulatory powers.

Study your way with our flexible online study options. Do your assessments in the morning before the kids wake up or make study notes at night when your housemates are asleep — the choice is yours. Our dedicated student-support team are ready to help you every step of the way. Whether you want to work in a law firm, the police service, public sector, customs, or corrections, we have an online study option to suit your needs.

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Career outcomes
  • Convenyancer
  • Corrective services officer
  • Customs officer
  • Government investigator
  • Legal secretary
  • Paralegal
  • Police officer
  • Policy manager
  • Public servant

Areas of study

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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Kick start your career in crime and justice

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Eight tips to prepare you for online study

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