Civil Engineering at TAFE Queensland Brisbane

"Studying the Associate Degree in Civil Engineering at TAFE Queensland Brisbane gave me an insight into all aspects of the industry, something that may have taken years had I waited to experience it in the workplace. It also helped to prepare me for the challenges of the job so I knew what to expect. The teaching experience was great."

Sarah Russell, Associate Degree in Civil Engineering

Our engineering programs are smartly designed and enable students to build strong links with the industry. Practice is incorporated, and training built in so you can learn the tricks of the trade from experienced working professionals.

    Outstanding study options in Brisbane

The Civil Engineering program at TAFE Queensland is a great way to start your career. You will study in an international environment, with other like-minded and focused students, and fulfil your potential to start a rewarding career. Brisbane is Australia’s third most populous city and has a lot to offer including cultural events, sights, tourism, and opportunities for all to socialise and be entertained.

    Your engineering career starts at TAFE Queensland

Engineers are highly in demand in emerging economies as well as in developed countries, making it a career of choice that promises secure employment. The program offered here at TAFE Queensland is accredited by Engineers Australia at the level of Engineering Associate and prepares dedicated students to a career in civil engineering by developing their design and drafting skills. Students will learn how to design and produce drawings for roads, pipelines, dams, bridges, steel and concrete structures.

After graduating from a civil engineering course, students can become drafters working on drawings for the public facilities they have studied on the program

    Continue your education to further your career

This course is very complete and covers everything from CAD programs to surveying and construction. Using our pathway to university program, you get credit towards a university bachelor degree when you complete your Diploma or Advanced Diploma.

    Options to pursue your studies at University level include:
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (CQU) 5 semesters
  • Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Civil -Transportation/Municipal) (CQU)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (QUT) 5 semesters
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (USQ) 5 semesters
  • Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Civil) (USQ) 2 semesters