Central Institute of Technology

Central Institute of Technology is Western Australia's first post-secondary education institution having run its first classes on 16 May 1900. Now one of Australia's largest training colleges, Central Institute of Technology provides high quality vocational education and training to more than 36,000 students annually, including 3,700 international students (onshore and offshore).

Central Institute of Technology is the premier deliverer of paraprofessional qualifications in Western Australia and is the major deliverer of higher level qualifications in the State, with around 70% of qualifications at Certificate IV and above. The Institute is a major contributor to the economic development of the broader community, responding directly to the requirements of industry, employers and government for a highly skilled and capable workforce.

Central Institute of Technology offers around 400 nationally accredited training options ranging from Certificate I to Advanced Diploma, together with a range of customised fee-for-service training courses. Central's close relationships with industry ensure that courses are practical, job-focused and driven by employment outcomes. The Institute delivers programs across a wide variety of training areas:

  • Business and Management;
  • Finance and Property Services;
  • Creative industries;
  • Digital Content;
  • Engineering;
  • Building, Design and Construction;
  • Health and Lifestyle;
  • Community and Children's Services;
  • Resources, Science and Environment;
  • Sport, Recreation and Fitness;
  • Tourism and Languages;

Central Institute of Technology's campuses are located near the Perth Central Business District making them easily accessible and close to industry. Each campus houses state of the art facilities and latest industry equipment to ensure that the training is up to date and relevant for industry needs.

Central Institute of Technology also provides a range of industry and employer consultancy, skill recognition, training needs analysis and workforce development services, designed to increase skill development and utilisation in the workplace, increase workforce productivity and build business capability.

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Contact Details

Central Institute of Technology (Perth Campus)

Street Address:
25 Aberdeen Street
Northbridge WA 6000

Postal Address:
Locked Bag 6
Northbridge 6865

Email Address: enquiry@central.wa.edu.au
Phone: +61 1300 300 822

Campus Locations

Perth Campus:
12, 19, 25 and 30 Aberdeen Street,


East Perth Campus:
140 Royal Street,

Leederville Campus:
cnr Oxford and Richmond Streets,

Mt Lawley Campus:
cnr Lord and Harold Streets,

Nedlands Campus:
Oral Health Centre of WA
17 Monash Avenue

Enrolling Information

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