Brisbane Campus

Academia Australia

RTO Code: 21595 | Type: Privately operated | Registered since 2005

Courses Offered

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Training Provider Summary

Provision of education is the only service offered by Australian Academy of Vocational Education and Trades Pty Ltd.

Mission Statement
To educate our students in an effective, timely and enjoyable manner while extending each and every one towards excellence in their field of study.

To be recognised as a high-quality, mid-sized education provider demonstrating real student care and to leverage such recognition to sustainably grow Academia into new markets and regions.

Chief Executive Officer
Academia International is recognized as a leading quality Vocational Education and English Studies Institution (International Provider of the Year 2012 & 2013, Victorian winner of excellence in international education, Victorian Training Awards Finalist 2009). We specialize in over 25 nationally recognised qualifications in a wide range of areas for domestic and international students. Our philosophy of quality education is to treat each student as an individual whilst providing:

  • Highly skilled teachers
  • Nationally recognised courses
  • A mix of practical (lab) and theory based tuition
  • Fun and caring environment were students are encouraged to reach their maximum academic potential

Other recognitions include;

  • Member of the Australian Council of Private Education and Training (ACPET)
  • Member of English Australia (EA)
  • English courses are quality endorsed by NEAS.
  • Contracted to deliver the vocational qualifications under the VET Student Loans

Located a short walk from the heart of Brisbane CBD, we are easy to get to with multiple forms of public transport servicing our campus. The majority of our courses are delivered 3 days per week providing students with the option to work and study at the same time.

Our partnerships with a number of universities across Australia offer students choice of Diploma to Degree direct entry pathways offering significantly less costly and more supportive entry to higher education.

Study options exist over a number of education streams offering 13 nationally accredited qualifications in:

Aged Care / Child Care / / Business / Marketing / Hospitality / Patisserie / Cookery 

I look forward to welcoming you to Academia.

Mel Koumides
Managing Director


  • Head Office - Icon Head Office
  • Campus - Icon Campus
41 Raff Street SPRING HILL QLD 4000


Mr Tony Kluytmans
03 9671 4755
03 96700 4390
Level 8, 399 Lonsdale Street MELBOURNE VIC 3000, AUSTRALIA

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Delivery Options

This training provider offers courses in the following delivery modes:

Face to face training

All courses are delivered and assessed on-campus by qualified Trainers. Some courses have a mandatory practical placement component require Students to complete unpaid work as part of their course.

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Academia Brisbane is a new purpose-built campus offering clean and modern facilities.  There are common areas for Students to relax on breaks with free WiFi available.  Classrooms are bright and spacious, with each room having its own air conditioning system. 

The Cookery and Patisserie training rooms are purpose built including small and large fixtures found in Commercial settings, such as: Stainless Steel benches, Gas commercial ovens and burners, Grillers, Commercial fridges, Commercial Dishwashers, Microwaves, etc.

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Services include:

  • Enrolment
  • Accommodation assistance
  • Pathways to further study
  • Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC)

Information is provided by the Training Provider. No warranty is given by the Commonwealth as to the accuracy or reliability of the information.

Financial Assistance

The federal, state and territory governments provide financial incentives and support for vocational education and training students to help them gain the skills required to secure and maintain rewarding and sustainable employment.

There are programs for all kinds of students; apprentices and trainees, new job starters, those re-entering the workforce, retraining for a new job or upgrading their skills for an existing job.

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If you are leaving school or looking for work, you may be able to study a free or low-fee course through JobTrainer.

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Subsidised Training

State and Territory governments dedicate funds to reduce or, in some cases, fully cover tuition fees for VET students. This Training Provider is approved to deliver subsidised training in the following highlighted states and territories. Click on a state or territory below, or contact the Training Provider, for more information.

VET Student Loans

This RTO can offer VET Student Loans for certain approved courses. A VET Student Loan is a capped loan from the Australian Government to help you pay your tuition fees. Your initial loan debt amount (loan and loan fee, if applicable), plus indexation, must be paid back once you start earning over a certain amount. The amount for the 2017-2018 income year is $55,874.

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