Brisbane Youth Education & Training Centre, Wacol

Name: Brisbane Youth Education & Training Centre
Type: Primary and Secondary School
Address: Cnr Aveyron & Wolston Park Roads
Town: Wacol
Postcode: 4076
State: Queensland
Region Moreton
Phone: (07) 3271 0771
Fax: (07) 3271 0770
Pupils: 90

The Brisbane Youth Education & Training Centre is a unique school which resides inside the grounds of the Brisbane Youth Detention Centre at Wacol and is part of Qld Dept.of_Communities. The Centre is a purpose built, state-of-the-art facility, which commenced operations in February 2001.

Our school is extremely well resourced and reflects the Government's vision of supporting and promoting the well-being and capacity of young people in detention. Modern, well-equipped new buildings provide extensive opportunities for our community of young people.

Diverse pathways are provided for each student. An increasing number of vocational Education and Training studies combined with a core focus on Literacy and Numeracy skills help broaden our students' choices.



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