Professional development

At Griffith, we understand the importance of keeping your knowledge and skills up to date

Whether you’re motivated by career aspirations or a thirst for knowledge, we offer a vast range of professional development and corporate training courses, without the need to commit to an entire degree. Using our university educational resources, lecturers and facilities, these courses draw on the latest research and are taught using relevant industry examples with a strong practical focus. We can also help custom design short courses to suit your timeframe and budget.

Success story: AMP

AMP has partnered with Griffith University to create an online Master of Financial Planning degree that combines theoretical coursework with practical, real-life experience as a financial advisor.

Find out more about the AMP story

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Professional Learning Hub

Ideal for teachers and schools, our Professional Learning Hub allows you to tailor professional learning opportunities, register for upcoming events, explore study pathways and book speakers for specific areas of expertise.

Find out more about the Professional learning hub

Franchising short courses

Our Asia–Pacific Centre for Franchising Excellence offers a range of formal education and training programs, including short courses and eClasses.

Learn more about franchising short courses

International business development short courses

Our International Business Development Unit hosts a range of professional development courses in areas such as human resources management and international relations. The Unit can also help design non-award short courses, drawing on its vast expertise.

Learn more about international business development short courses

Continuing Education Certificates

Ideal for those looking to develop their skills in a particular area, our Continuing Education Certificates comprise four key subjects of a related degree program, which are studied over the course of one year. The certificates span a range of study areas and relate to a variety of industries and professions. Continuing Education Certificate students study alongside undergraduate students and complete the same subject requirements.

Find out more about continuing Education Certificates

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Professional training

See our other short courses created for industry

Creative short courses

Our Queensland College of Art offers a range of short courses across areas of fine art, film and television, design, photography and animation. Students of all skill levels and experience are welcome, with courses available from beginner to advanced level.

View QCA short courses

Music short courses

Our Queensland Conservatorium runs professional development short courses for music teachers, as well as music lessons for adult beginners, through its Open Conservatorium initiative.

Find out more about Open Conservatorium

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Next steps

Enquire now about developing a collaborative partnership with Griffith

Contact our Research Development Team for advice on collaborating with Griffith University