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Industry schools

With more than 200 courses, from entry level to advanced diplomas, VET at CDU can help you achieve the qualification you want.

Perhaps you haven't studied for a while or you're interested in changing industries? Get hands-on experience with a VET course.

CDU VET courses are nationally recognised qualifications. You learn alongside industry professionals who are supportive and enthusiastic about their craft.

Primary Industries

Community and Children's Services

The Community Services team deliver courses in:

  • Aged Care
  • Youth Work
  • Community Services Work
  • Mental Health
  • Population Health
  • Home and Community Care
  • The team also provides First Aid and Occupational Health training.

The Children's Services Team delivers courses in:

  • Children's Services
  • Early Childhood Education and Care
  • Afterschool Care
  • Teacher Assistant and Education Support Assistant

Office of VET Business Improvement

Service Industries


Creative Arts

VET Business Darwin Waterfront

The VET Business Darwin Waterfront team provides business, business administration, human resources, small business management, leadership and management, project management, work health & safety, accounts administration, bookkeeping, accounting, training and assessment and other courses.

These range from Certificate II to Diploma level at Darwin Waterfront campus, Katherine, Nhulunbuy and remote communities. Certificate I level courses can be delivered outside the Darwin area.