Certificate IV in Adult Tertiary Preparation (CATP)

Pathways from a Certificate IV in Adult Tertiary Preparation

This qualification is for adults wishing to commence tertiary study, particularly if some time has elapsed since you completed your secondary studies. Students are trained in the knowledge and skills needed for successful tertiary study and be able to acquire necessary prerequisites for specific University programs. If you complete the full Certificate IV in Adult Tertiary Preparation (CATP) at a Queensland TAFE Institute are guaranteed a place in a range of Griffith University programs. You can also complete specific components of the CATP to meet Subject Prerequisite for admission into your intended degree.

The Certificate IV in Adult Tertiary Preparation (39260QLD and 10397NAT) delivered by TAFE Queensland and private providers is designed to provide a mode of access to tertiary institutions for adult learners, independent of the senior secondary school system.

Eligibility for admission to your program of choice is determined when you have the competitive Admission rank for entry and have met any other requirements, such as subject prerequisites.