Vocational education


​​​Cavendish Road State High School

RTO Code: 30257

CRICOS: Provider Number 00608A

Cavendish Road State High School is a Registered Training Organisation that offers nationally recognised certificate courses for vocational education. Our school provides students in Years 11 and 12 the opportunity to study a variety of vocational certificate courses, as well as engage in traineeships and apprenticeships.  These courses are offered either by the school or through an external training provider such as local TAFE colleges. 

Courses offered under the scope of Cavendish Road State High School

The Certificate II in Music Industry is a timetabled class directed by one of our highly qualified music teachers. The course is a two year course that prepares students for current industry music skills using state of the art technology and operational methods used in today’s booming industry.
CUA20615 Certificate II in Music Industry – 2 year timetabled course

  • BSBWHS201 Contribute to health and safety of self and others
  • BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others
  • CUAIND201 Develop and apply creative arts industry knowledge
  • CUAMLT202 Apply knowledge of music culture to music making
  • CUAMPF203 Develop ensemble skills for playing or singing music
  • CUASOU203 Assist with sound recordings
  • CUASOU202 Perform basic sound editing
  • CUASOU204 Mix sound in a broadcasting environment
  • CUAMPF202 Incorporate music technology into performance
  • CUASOU307 Record and mix a basic music demo​


The Certificate II in Visual Arts is a practical-based certificate focused on developing a range of creative skills for creating a folio of work. This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are developing the basic creative and technical skills that underpin visual arts and craft practice.

CUA20715 Certificate II in Visual Arts – 1 year course during Wednesday afternoon sport (offered from 2023)

  • BSBWHS211 Contribute to the health and safety of self and others
  • CUAACD201 Develop drawing skills to communicate ideas
  • CUAPPR211 Make simple creative work
  • CUARES202 Source and use information relevant to own arts practice
  • CUADRA201 Develop drawing skills
  • CUADRA311 - Produce drawings
  • CUAPAI211 Develop painting skills
  • CUAPRI211 Develop printmaking skills
  • CUADES201 Follow a design process​ 


The Certificate II in Skills For Work and Vocational Pathways is an optional certificate course for Year 12 students. The course has a duration of 1 year and will run every Wednesday afternoon from 1.30-2.50 pm.  This course provides Year 12 students with valuable skills for work, including 30 hours of work experience (optional) within a chosen field of interest.​ 

FSK20113 Certificate II in Skills For Work and Vocational Pathways – 1 year course during Wednesday afternoon sport

  • FSKLRG011 Use routine strategies for work-related learning 
  • FSKNUM014 Calculate with whole numbers and familiar fractions, decimals and percentages for work 
  • FSKNUM015 Estimate, measure and calculate routine metric measurements for work
  • FSKNUM018 Collect Data and Construct Routine Tables and Graphs for Work​
  • FSKDIG003 Use digital technology for non-routine workplace tasks
  • ​FSKLRG009 Use strategies to respond to routine workplace problems 
  • FSKLRG010 Use Routine Strategies for Career Planning
  • FSKLRG018 Develop A Plan to Organise Routine Workplace Tasks
  • FSKOCM007 Interact effectively with others at work
  •  FSKRDG010 Read and respond to routine workplace information 
  • FSKWTG009 Write Routine Workplace Texts 
  • BSBCMM211 Apply Communication Skills
  • BSBPEF202 Plan and Apply Time Management
  • BSBTWK201 Work Effectively with Others 

External course providers both on and off campus 

  • RTO Code: 0275
  • CRICOS: 03020E
TAFE Queensland offer a wide range of certificates and courses across a plethora of vocational avenues. Students eligible for TAFE courses will attend one day of school off-campus at their chosen TAFE college.
Binnacle Training
Undertake a nationally recognised qualification offered onsite by Binnacle Training. These courses are undertaken at the school as per normal timetable arrangements.
Qualification (Code and Course Name)Registered Training Organisation (RTO)
BSB30115 Certificate III in Business Binnacle Training RTO 31319
SIS30315 Certificate III in Fitness Binnacle Training RTO 31319
SIS20115 Certificate II in Sport and Recreation Binnacle Training RTO 31319
Adapt Education
  • RTO Code: 32452
Last reviewed 24 February 2022
Last updated 24 February 2022