Vocational Education and Training (VET)
You can find a copy of the VET Student Handbook here
(link to 2017 VET Student Handbook document)
Currently we deliver 3 qualifications:
BSB10115 – Certificate I in Business
BSB20115 – Certificate II in Business
ICT10115 – Certificate I in Information, Digital Media and
Also, through our relationship with Binnacle Training, we
offer the Certificate III in Business as a school subject. For more
information, see the Senior Subject Selection Handbook.
At Benowa State High School we have close
ties to the Gold Coast Institute of TAFE.
Currently we have students in:
Certificate 3 - Hospitality
Certificate 3 - Multimedia
Certificate 3 - Fitness
More courses will be add to this list soon in
the areas of Trades and Creative Industry.
The possibilities are endless at GCIT
While you're still at school, explore a
possible career path by enrolling into one of our short courses designed for
school students. Increase your job opportunities by completing a school-based
apprenticeship or traineeship or start your pathway to university. Start a
pathway to university when you apply for a guaranteed place in a diploma or
advanced diploma level course through our direct entry and scholarship program.
Secure your early place in a diploma program at Gold Coast Institue of TAFE by applying for one of eight education and training scholarship
places on offer through the direct entry and Scholarship program.
Gold Coast Institute of TAFE recognises all
Gold Coast and Northern New South Wales year 12 students commitment to an
industry area of your choice. The direct entry and Scholarship program can
guarantee you a place in a diploma program based on your vocational studies and
industry experience. No OP or rank is required. The direct entry and
scholarship program recognises that you may be well suited to a particular
course and offers a direct place. It focuses on your personal attributes and
your suitability to a particular course you are interested in. The scholarships
cover course fees and $500 to be spent towards learning materials at the Gold
Coast Institute of TAFE bookshop. Eligibility for these scholarships is open
only to Gold Coast year 12 students who are Queensland residents.
If you are a school-leaver then be sure to
make an informed choice about your study options.
You can find information about our Complaints
and Appeals process here. (Link to complaints and appeals document)