Training and Employment

Current program - Skilling Queenslanders for Work
Community Foundation Skills and Skill Up

Enrol now for: 

  • Cert III Community Services 
  • Cert III Individual Support 
  • Cert III Early Childhood Education and Care 
  • Certificate III in Hospitality 
  • Certificate III in Driving Operations

Places are limited. Don’t miss out!

TMC provides supported pathways to training through our projects, including: Community Work Skills, Community Foundation Skills and Skill Up.

Through workshops and one-on-one support, we also help people improve their work readiness skills.

We currently offer Community Work Skills programs under the Queensland Government’s Skilling Queenslanders for Work Initiative.

The Skilling Queenslanders for Work project is proudly funded by the Queensland Government.

Skilling Queenslanders for Work provides skill development, training, and job opportunities to unemployed, disengaged, or disadvantaged Queenslanders through a suite of targeted skills and training programs.

Why choose TMC?

  • Industry-leading RTOs
  • Tutoring and training support
  • Job search assistance and training
  • Employability skills workshops
  • Queensland Training Award State Winner 2021

Launch your new career with:

• Nationally recognised training
• Flexible study options: in-class, blended or online (contact us for details about your course)

Participant Benefits*

  • Travel vouchers
  • Interview outfit assistance
  • Food/nutrition vouchers
  • Haircut/grooming vouchers
  • Uniform assistance
  • Stationary supplies
  • Study assist for assignments/coaching/mentoring

*Conditions apply

Professional Support

  • Friendly staff
  • Tutoring and training support
  • Job search assistance and training
  • Employability Skills
  • Connections with stakeholders

Community foundation SKills



Want to improve your workplace English language skills and increase your employability skills to help you get a job?

This course is designed for individuals who need to develop foundation skills to prepare for workplace entry or vocational placement pathways.

  • 10 weeks of study
  • First Aid training included
  • Direct entry into Certificate III 
  • Job readiness workshops 

Skill up - WorkAble 2022 in-demand Careers on the Gold Coast


Acquire the ability to utilise a person-centred approach in supporting vulnerable people in a community or residential setting. 

Career Outcomes

  • Support Workers
  • Age Care Workers
  • Disability Services Workers
  • NDIS and Case Workers
  • Family Support Workers
  • Welfare Support Workers

Please note: This course has a compulsory work placement of 120 hours.


Gain the skills and expertise to provide quality education for children in a range of environments.

Career Outcomes

  • Early Childhood Educator
  • Education Assistant
  • Group Leader
  • Early Childhood Centre Director
  • Family Daycare Worker
  • Childcare Coordinator

Please note: This course has a compulsory work placement of 160 hours.


Experience hands-on hospitality skills for employment in hotels, restaurants, cafes and bars.

Career Outcomes 

  • Front Desk Receptionist
  • Function Attendant
  • Gaming Attendant
  • Food and Beverage Service
  • Housekeeper
  • Waiter and Bar Attendant
  • Coffee Machine Operator


Learn practical skills for entry into a career on the road, with many opportunities in the transport and logistics industries. 

Career Outcomes 

  • HR Truck Driver
  • Interstate Driver
  • Linehaul Driver
  • Courier
  • Bus Driver
  • Road Freight Driver


Passionate about helping people? Join the Community Services industry and make a difference!

Career Opportunities and Outcomes

  • Caseworker
  • Employment Customer Service Officer
  • Community Services Worker
  • Health and Social Services call-Centre Operator
  • Family Support Worker
  • Migrant Support Worker

Limited spaces available
Secure your place now by calling us on 07 55917261

"Thank you Indira and Mok for all your support throughout my studies. I was really happy to get the job I wanted after completing my Certificate III."
Glenny Soedira
SQW participant

TMC delivers the current Community Foundation Skills and Skill Up projects in partnership with selected training organisations:

TMC delivers the current Community Foundation Skills and Skill Up projects in partnership with selected training organisations:

Frequently asked questions

These are fully funded courses. We just need to assess your eligibility to participate. Some criteria applies. 

Key target groups for SQW include: young people (15-24 years), including those in and transitioned from out-of-home care

• Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

• mature age jobseekers (45+ years)

• people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds

• people with disability

• women re-entering the workforce

• veterans, ex-Australian Defence Force (ADF) members and their families.

More broadly, disadvantaged jobseekers and underutilised Queensland workers are able to access assistance under SQW. Participants who fall into this category do not have to belong to one of the target groups listed above.

Participants must be:

• Queensland residents

• aged 15 years or older

• an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident (includes humanitarian entrant), temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on a pathway to employment. 

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TMC offers participants a range of wrap around services that include:

Travel vouchers (for interviews)

Interview outfit assistance

Food/ nutrition vouchers

Haircut/grooming vouchers

Uniform assistance 

Stationary supplies

Study assist for assignments/coaching/mentoring

Tutoring available Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am-3pm

To enroll in the program you need to email or call 07 5591 7261 to organise an appointment. We can assess your eligibility over the phone, however forms need to be completed in person. Don’t forget to bring two forms of identification. (Driver’s Licence and Medicare card for example). Proof of Visa may be required for temporary entrants or partner visa holders.

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Susan HasanSusan Hasan
07:48 18 Nov 22
TMC organization always helped me and encouraged me to finish my study, they helped me to find job.
Nattayaporn JacksonNattayaporn Jackson
11:20 16 Nov 22
TMC very nice service. All the staff are nice. They're supported and helped me for the course to find the job. I would like to say thank you TMC for supported and also helped me feel more confidence.
Abdulla GiemeAbdulla Gieme
08:53 16 Nov 22
TMC helps CALD communities such my community Eritrean Community on the Gold Coast with different services, advocacy, education, general advice and entertainment
Maria Luisa AndradeMaria Luisa Andrade
22:09 15 Nov 22
Excellent Service & ongoing Support to our Senior Family Carers Group.Maria-Luisa AndradeSpanish Carers GroupCoordinator.
Sumia EssidSumia Essid
04:30 15 Nov 22
The Sewing group is very excellent idea to bring women together in the community and giving them the opportunity to learn such an important skills.The team of sewing is very friendly and patient to teach such amazing sewing skills .The TMC Thriving Multicultural team members are very friendly, welcoming and supportive team .I would express my deep appreciation for the sewing group and TMC community member.I learned from you all .In the future I wish this sewing group will be open for girls from 10 to 15 years old .Best Wishes.