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Professional Development Workshops for Secondary Teachers and Careers Advisors
We are pleased to advise that the 2018 Brisbane workshop dates have been confirmed and are listed below.
Thanks to 2017 attendee feedback and suggestions, the one and two-day seminars have been refreshed with the development of a new Workshop Toolkit for attendees to scan prior to the workshop day.
The Workshop Toolkit contains recommended reading modules which attendees can familiarise themselves with, depending on the workshop they are attending.
For example, the New to QTAC Workshop attendees will want to read the Welcome to QTAC, Post-Secondary Education in Queensland and Application Basics modules. QTAC Refresher Workshop attendees may choose to skip straight to the Admissions Transparency, My Path or Adjustment Factors module.
The modules are designed to provide robust information for registered attendees prior to workshops to allow for discussion, questions and practical engagement on the workshop day.
There are two choices of workshop available:
1. New to QTAC Workshop
The New to QTAC workshop has been designed for those education professionals new to our world and provides a practical introduction to QTAC, our systems, data analytics, application process and practical tips for helping students through the preferencing process. It also acquaints attendees with the tertiary education industry trends and information.
2. QTAC Refresher Workshop
the QTAC Refresher workshop provides returning careers advisors and education professionals with the opportunity to revisit our application and preferencing processes, as well as providing a more in-depth look at any other relevant information such as industry trends, data and statistics.
Both workshops are fully catered and provide a day of professional upskilling, collegial interaction, learning activities and the ability to ask questions as well as engage with QTAC industry experts.
The workshops comply with the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers standard 7.
The workshops commence at 9.30am and finish by 3.30pm.
The following dates have been confirmed for the workshops:
New to QTAC Workshop
Friday 9 March
Thursday 15 March
Wednesday 16 May
QTAC Refresher Workshop
Friday 23 February
Wednesday 7 March
Wednesday 21 March
Thursday 10 May
Friday 25 May
Thursday 7 June
Friday 15 June
Tuesday 19 June
Gold Coast Professional Development Workshop
Tuesday, 27 March
Mercure Gold Coast Resort
Toowoomba Professional Development Workshop
Tuesday, 24 April
City Golf Club
Cairns Professional Development Workshop
Friday, 25 May
Pullman Cairns International
Workshops can now be booked via Eventbrite.
Regional workshops are being confirmed and added to the list regularly; please check to see if your region has been added. Townsville, Mackay and Rockhampton will be scheduled in May and June.
2018 Year 12 School Talks
Our specialist staff can conduct information sessions at your school, designed particularly for your Year 12 students and their parents.
Presentations can be scheduled during school hours or in the evening so parents can attend.
Topics can be tailored to your school's needs, but generally include:
- how to apply through QTAC
- entry requirements
- ordering preferences
- important dates and deadlines
- EAS scheme
- adjustment factors.
Download the school talk registration form (PDF 612.6KB).
Email the completed form to email@example.com.
Bookings will be allocated on a first served basis. We will try to accommodate your first preference if at all possible. If the date you request is unavailable, we will be in touch to arrange an alternative presentation date.
Open Days and Expos
2018 dates will be advised early in 2018.
OP Ineligible Estimator
OP ineligible students can use our OP ineligible rank estimator (XLSM 329.1KB) to get an idea of their OP ineligible rank. Results produced by the estimator are intended as a guide only and are based on Queensland Senior studies completed in 2017.
Find out how subject weightings and results are used to work out your OP ineligible rank (PDF 49.1KB).
Year 12 conversion tables
View the OP, ATAR and QTAC selection rank conversion tables.
Page last updated: 22 Feb 2018