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Equip program

Equip yourself with the ultimate toolkit for your future!
Have you ever thought you'd like to study at uni or TAFE?
UniSC Equip is a free, supportive program to help adults thinking any TAFE or uni qualification, gain the confidence, knowledge and skills to select, start, and succeed with their studies.

Our free workshops and phone consultations can help you:

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You can complete one, two or all three workshops OR book an over-the-phone consultation 

These FREE workshops are facilitated by experienced UniSC advisers and are designed for adults (18+) of all ages and experiences, including those who may not have undertaken formal study for some years, or who did not finish high school.

If you are not able to attend one of our workshops we'd still love to help you. You can book a FREE over-the-phone consultation where we will discuss your circumstances, provide options, and help you create a plan.

Workshop details

Workshop 1: Conquer the challenges to start your studies

Learn how to overcome any challenges or fears stopping you from achieving your study goals. You will get honest and helpful information and the support to make a confident and informed decision. Meet a current student who can share their advice and chat one-on-one with our staff to plan what's next.

This workshop will cover:

Workshop 2: Define my direction

Gain the tools and resources to help you research possible career paths, explore options for study and identify your goals.

This workshop will cover:

Workshop 3: Upskill for study 

Discover the essential skills and resources needed to succeed in further study, such as reading, referencing, writing, researching.

This workshop will cover:

Workshop dates and locations

Fraser Coast

UniSC Fraser Coast - 161-179 Old Maryborough Rd, Hervey Bay: Building C, Level 2, Room 09

  • Wednesday 15 May 2024, 9:30am-11:30am: Conquer the challenges
  • Wednesday 15 May 2024, 5:00pm-7:00pm: Define my direction

UniSC Gympie - 71 Cartwright Road, Gympie: Ground level, Room 17

  • Monday 13 May 2024, 9:00am-11:00am: Conquer the challenges
  • Monday 13 May 2024, 5:00pm-7:00pm: Define my direction


Sunshine Coast
UniSC Sunshine Coast - 90 Sippy Downs Drive, Sippy Downs
  • Friday 17 May 2024, 9:00am-11:00am: Conquer the challenges: Building E, Ground level, Room 18
  • Friday 17 May 2024, 12:30pm-2:30pm: Define my direction: Building E, Ground level, Room 18
  • Thursday 23 May 2024, 5:30pm-7:30pm: Upskill for study: Building H2, Ground level, Room 02



UniSC Caboolture - Tallon St, Caboolture: Building J, Level 2, Room 01

  • Wednesday 22 May 2024, 9:00am-11:00am: Conquer the challenges
  • Wednesday 22 May 2024, 5:00pm-7:00pm: Upskill for study
Moreton Bay

UniSC Moreton Bay - 1 Moreton Parade, Petrie: Building MBA4, Ground level, Room 13

  • Monday 20 May 2024, 9:00am-11:00am: Conquer the challenges
  • Monday 20 May 2024, 12:30pm-2:30pm: Upskill for study
  • Monday 20 May 2024, 5:30pm-7:30pm: Define my direction

Online - via Zoom (link will be provided via email)

  • Tuesday 21 May 2024, 5:30 pm-7:00 pm: Conquer the challenges
  • Tuesday 28 May 2024, 5:30 pm-7:00 pm: Define my direction
  • Thursday 30 May 2024, 5:30 pm-7:00 pm: Upskill for study

Want to bring the UniSC Equip program to your organisation?

If you’re a community organisation in one of the following regions, an experienced UniSC staff member can deliver one, or more UniSC Equip program workshops at your organisation for FREE.

  • Fraser Coast and Wide Bay
  • Gympie
  • Sunshine Coast and Noosa
  • Moreton Bay

UniSC will require a minimum of 10 people registered to deliver these workshops. To find out more, contact mature@usc.edu.au or Tel:+61 7 5459 4675


Widening Participation UniSC
Email: mature@usc.edu.au
Tel: +61 7 5459 4675

Please note: UniSC Equip workshops cannot be used to gain admission into or credit towards a UniSC program. This program is only for domestic students. For further information on UniSC's free bridging program, visit Tertiary Preparation Pathway. This program is not intended for existing UniSC students. If you are a current student and need study skills assistance, please attend an academic skills workshop.

UniSC Equip is a free widening participation program developed by UniSC to increase participation in tertiary education. It is funded by the Australian Government Department of Education, Skills and Employment under the Higher Education Participation and Partnerships Program (HEPPP).