About Us

Cairns Training Academy (CTA), delivers Nationally Recognised online training throughout Queensland that leads to a qualification in the areas of:

  • Early Childhood Education and Care (Diploma & Certificate / Educators in childcare)

  • Education Support (Teacher-aide)

  • Allied Health (VETiS) only

  • Individual Support (Disability Support Worker)

We are proud to be a Skills Assure provider!

The new skills Assure identifer makes it easier to recognise providers that offer training subsidised by the Queensland Government.

By choosing a subsidised course through a Skills Assure supplier, you can gain skills that are valued by industry and will help you get a job once your are finished your studies or you may employment upon enrolment.

This is due to the mandatory practical component of the course where students seek a volunteer placement (if not already employed in the industry) which can lead to employment. For example; Early childhood education and care settings, Disability support organisations and Schools seeking teacher-aides.


  • Courses (Child Care, Teacher-aide, Disability Support and Allied Health) are delivered online with support from Trainers/Assessors.

  • Students have free access to our computers and internet and are encoiuraged to book additional and free training sessions with their trainer.

  • CTA have been 'widening choices and opening pathways'  for students who have gained their industry recignised qualificational for the past 16+ years. 

  • CTA works with industry to ensure students meet workplace/industry benchmarks.

Contact Details:

Street Address Head Office. Bayview Heights. CAIRNS. QUEENSLAND.
Postal address PO Box 93 EARLVILLE. QUEENSLAND.
Phone 0740 545511
Email email/reception)(cta.qld.edu.au