Education and training

CDU provides professional development courses to help you up-skill in your field, experience the latest training available and update your industry knowledge.

We offer exciting training opportunities for a variety of occupations or industries, with courses that are up-to-date and directly related to specific jobs and careers.

The University offers you and your employees a strong foundation upon which to develop or improve upon currently held skills, in an environment where the focus is on the student so you can get the most out of our training and education programs.

Our academic staff are well placed to provide your organisation or business with the expertise and resources required to foster development.

Enquire about what courses are available for you and/or your employees.

CDU Short Courses

CDU has partnered with the Australian Institute of Management to offer a range of professional development short courses.


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  • Customised training

    CDU can work directly with your organisation to develop training courses specific to your needs.

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  • Upcoming short courses

    Next available course

    Alice Springs: Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010

    2 days February 11th & 12th 
    15 places available

    Other upcoming courses

    Darwin: Writing Effective Minutes
    1 day February 18th
    15 places available

    Alice Springs: Dealing with Difficult Situations

    1 day February 20th
    15 places available

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    VET Courses

    Accredited and non-accredited professional and industry training across a wide range of industry sectors for individuals or groups.

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  • Higher Education

    Sponsoring staff on a Bachelors, Master or PhD? Get course information, fees and timetable information.

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  • What we can do for you

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    • Course design & customisation