Location and Facilities
Studying in Brisbane
Brisbane is the third largest and third most populous city in Australia. It is also the capital of the state of Queensland (QLD) and is almost five times the size of Japan. Brisbane has a subtropical climate which makes it the perfect place for many outdoor activities like kayaking up the Brisbane River, camping and hiking in one of the national parks, snorkelling around one of the Moreton Bay islands, and a whole lot more.
Over 75,000 international students are calling Brisbane their second home. They all have access to a wide range of study choices whether vocational training or higher learning. Brisbane also offers a long list of credible educational institutions like Queensford College.
Students studying at Queensland education institutions are eligible for concessions on public transport, a GO card. Modes of transport includes buses, trains, and ferries. Students are allowed to apply for the tertiary concession fares. A free City Loop and Spring Hill Loop bus services are available within the Brisbane CBD. For more information: Visit Translink
Located in the heart of the CBD, the Brisbane Campus provides a warm, friendly, multicultural environment with state-of-art-facilities and modern classrooms. Creating a comfortable, accessible and resourceful environment for all students is one of our top priorities. Classrooms are fully furnished with projectors in an air-conditioned environment. Each campus has its own kitchen and lounge facilities, which includes a fridge, microwave, watercooler, instant coffee, and dining table and chairs. Power points are also available to recharge electric devices. Course material can be accessed online through a learning platform. Please see campus reception to connect to free Wi-Fi.
Specialised Training Campus Facilities
Queensford College has been investing in different ways by which it can further enrich the learning experiences of its students.
Queensford College’s School of Hospitality has just taken commercial cookery course delivery to a much higher level. The newly opened commercial kitchen facility is set to be the perfect stage for honing the skills and talents of aspiring chefs and cooks but also in bringing about the best learning experiences that create possibilities.
It is a fully-equipped professional kitchen fitted with state-of-the-art combi oven, two walk-in refrigerators, three (3) 2,000-liter freezers, and modern cooking utensils, and other appliances to stimulate a real-life commercial kitchen.
Class sizes are also kept small so that students are provided with adequate working space and undivided attention from the college’s industry-qualified trainers. Each student is allocated a workstation comprising of their own individual stove top, oven, fridge, and bench.
Take a look inside Brisbane’s new hottest training commercial kitchen.
Combining modern amenities, the use of technological innovations, and focusing on the true purposes of Nursing; the clinical skills laboratory provides an optimal simulated learning environment for nursing students.
The layout is fitted out with seven hospital beds complete with pressure relieving mattresses, essential bed head units, disabled lavatory, storage and treatment rooms, first aid kits, basic emergency room equipment, and fully equipped training mannequins.
Within the clinical training facility students will gain practical hands-on training with using equipment like:
- Electro-mechanical beds
- Dressing trollies
- Medical mannequins
- Patient lifting machines
- Medication cupboards
- Pulse oximeter
- Glucometer sets
- Other medical consumables.
Our child care simulation room has been designed to simulate a child care room within a child care centre and is furnished with child care furniture.
Our aged care simulation room has been strategically equipped with furniture, first aid and manual handling equipment that used within an aged care setting.
All computer labs on campuses are equipped with desktop PC’s that are connected to high speed internet and to a printer.
It’s important that you have access to the right people to help with any study enquiries, technical services, health care and overall general student support.