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QTAC seminars for secondary teachers and guidance officers

Book your Brisbane seminar now! 

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Come along to get the most accurate and up-to-date information about tertiary admissions.

In all of our seminars find out about:

  • key timelines
  • selecting courses
  • ordering preferences  
  • meeting course prerequisites and other entry requirements
  • applying to QTAC and managing QTAC applications
  • QTAC’s Educational Access Scheme
  • supporting your students and their parents through the tertiary application process
  • accessing resources and support.

Hear from specialist guest speakers at the New to QTAC and Annual Update seminars.

New to QTAC

If you haven't led students through the QTAC process before, this two-day seminar is the one for you.

As well as providing the information you need, we will walk you through the QTAC application and associated processes.

We will also work through a range of other hands-on activities with you that will help you to help your students lodge their tertiary applications confidently and get the best outcome.

Tuesday & Wednesday 30 & 31 May
Thursday & Friday 22 & 23 June
Thursday & Friday 20 & 21 July

Annual update

For those already familiar with the QTAC process, refresh your knowledge via this one-day workshop.

Hear about the admissions year in review as well as what's new for 2017.

Get the latest tips and tricks.

Monday 29 May
Thursday 15 June
Friday 16 June
Monday 19 June
Friday 14 July
Wednesday 19 July
Thursday 27 July

Regional seminars

Friday 26 May Cairns
Friday 2 June Sunshine Coast
Friday 9 June Townsville
Friday 23 June Mackay
Friday 14 July Toowoomba
Friday 28 July Gold Coast


Book your seminar now:

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School talks

Our specialist staff can conduct information sessions at your school, designed particularly for your students and their parents.

We cater for both OP and OP ineligible students.

Arrange a session during school time, in the afternoon or evening.

Topics can be tailored to your school's needs, but generally include:

  • how to apply through QTAC
  • entry requirements
  • ordering preferences
  • pathways
  • selection ranks for VET studies
  • bonus rank schemes.

Download the school talk registration form (DOCX 55.9KB)

Complete the form and email it back to us at We will then get in contact with you.

For Year 12 students

Find the Year 12 PowerPoint Presentation (PPTX 8.2MB) to help your students with their QTAC application.

OP ineligible

Current year 12 OP ineligible students can still get a rank that helps them get into some tertiary courses.

2016 OP ineligible Year 12s can now find their OP ineligible rank in their QTAC application, if they have applied. 

If they have not applied they can find out their OP ineligible rank by contacting QTAC.

Check your 2016 Year 12 OP ineligible rank (XLSM 284.6KB).

Find out how subject weightings and your results have been used to work out your 2016 OP ineligible rank (PDF 192.9KB).

Open days and expos

Find out dates for institution open day and tertiary and careers expos.

For Year 10 and 11 students

Tertiary Prerequisites

Access the Tertiary Prerequisites 2019 and changes after publication PDFs.


Page last updated: 13 Sep 2017