GeSS Education is Queensland’s newest, state-of-the-art education campus that is setting the standard in new-age learning.

Based on the Gold Coast, in a brand new, custom-designed campus in the iconic Australia Fair and bordered by Australia’s most beautiful beaches, GeSS Education is revolutionising the traditional learning pathways students can take to turn their dreams into reality.

Founded and managed by education industry icon Cristine Russell, a leader in her chosen profession with more than 20 years at the cutting edge of education, GeSS Education is the one-stop for local and international students who want a high-quality, on-line and face-to-face education experience of a lifetime.

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*All courses are subject to eligibility criteria and availability without notice.

Multiple Options are available, please contact us for further details.

Why study at our Gold Coast Campus?

• Internships available for select courses
• Diverse student community
• Friendly, supportive and experienced teaching and support staff
• Small classes
• Reputable RTOs offering courses that may lead to your desired future
• 24/7 online resources accessible to help with your course progression
• Dedicated English Language teacher to assist with studies
• Timetable that caters to your study-work-life balance
• Plenty of activities and places to see
• Beautiful national parks, waterfalls and mountains to explore
• Stunning beaches and weather
• 1,000 kilometres of cycling and walking trails
Our Gold Coast Campus will also offer non-accredited workshops conducted by industry professionals. While studying at our Centre you can learn other skills that will help you in your studies as well as being prepared for job hunting.

Global Academy – Gold Coast

Global Academy – Gold Coast offers Professional Development Workshops catered for job-seekers, corporate sector and students. For example:
• Job hunting skills & CV/Resume preparation
• IT workshops – from beginner to advanced
• Academic skills e.g. referencing and report writing
• Retail & Hospitality basic skills
• Small Business Mgt
• Customer Service Skills
• Project Mgt Fundamentals
• Public Speaking
• How to network at events
• Robotics Basics
• Coding Basics

INTERNSHIPS

What is an internship? An Internship is a work-related learning experience for students requiring hands-on work experience in a certain industry or occupational field. GeSS Education offers Internships with selected on campus courses, please refer to course pages to see if your course of interest has an internship requirement. For some courses, the internship is non-mandatory, for others it is mandatory as it forms part of vocational placement requirements. For example, Aged Care & Hospitality. Internships are unpaid – but if you have a current employer that you wish to intern with and your employer is happy for this; then you can be paid during your normal hours of work during your Internship.

Benefits of Internships

• Allows you to test drive your chosen career path
• Networking opportunities with employers and work colleagues
• Allows you to put your knowledge and skills learned into practice
• Allows you to value add to your Resume – Internships look very appealing to future employers
• An Internship is your chance to show what a great employee you could be
GeSS Education will find and coordinate your INTERNSHIP PLACEMENT within Gold Coast/South-East Brisbane region. You will be supervised by employers and we monitor supervision and attendance of placement by having you attend our Campus for reflection, tutorials, and further skills development at least half a day per week during Internship. During this time, it is your opportunity to reflect on how your placement is going and to discuss any challenges or issues you are facing. Our aim is to have you finish your Internship placement, with the employer giving you a resounding positive reference.
You and the employer will be well informed about your responsibilities via communication from GeSS Education’s Placement Officer as well as through Placement Handbooks, Inductions, and appropriate journals; and sign off sheets will be used throughout the process. Students are covered under the relevant College’s insurance throughout the Internship period.
EXAMPLE Internship schedules:
• 2 days per week work-based learning within relevant industry plus half a day per week at campus
• 1 day per week work-based learning within relevant industry plus 1.5 days per week at campus
• 1 day per week work-based learning within relevant industry plus 1 day per week at campus plus half a day per week undertaking relevant Online studies
Your Internship will be conducted during the last 3 to 6 months of your course and this is also an ideal time to catch up with any assessment outstanding prior to your graduation.
Internships can be an unforgettable life experience that helps prepare you for your chosen career!!!!