Education and training

CDU provides professional development courses to help you up-skill in your field, experience the latest training available and update your industry knowledge.

We offer exciting training opportunities for a variety of occupations or industries, with courses that are up-to-date and directly related to specific jobs and careers.

The University offers you and your employees a strong foundation upon which to develop or improve upon currently held skills, in an environment where the focus is on the student so you can get the most out of our training and education programs.

Our academic staff are well placed to provide your organisation or business with the expertise and resources required to foster development.

Enquire about what courses are available for you and/or your employees.

CDU Short Courses

CDU has partnered with the Australian Institute of Management to offer a range of professional development short courses.


Customised training

CDU can work directly with your organisation to develop training courses specific to your needs.


Short courses

Short courses

Our short courses are presented by the Australian Institute of Management and by Shift Professional Learning Solution.
Courses are non-accredited and are open to anyone over the age of 16.

Visit the CDU short courses website to find out more.

Alice Springs short course calendar

Darwin short course calendar

VET Courses

Accredited and non-accredited professional and industry training across a wide range of industry sectors for individuals or groups.


Higher Education

Sponsoring staff on a Bachelors, Master or PhD? Get course information, fees and timetable information.


What we can do for you

  • Contract research
  • Consultancies
  • Needs analyses
  • Commercial research
  • Course design & customisation