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Engaging Indigenous people within Higher Ed

CQUniversity's Office of Indigenous Engagement recently hosted a visit from the Oodgeroo Unit of Queensland University of Technology (QUT), at Rockhampton Campus.

Professor Anita Lee Hong, Director of the Oodgeroo Unit, and Lone Pearce, Project Officer, met with Office of Indigenous Engagement staff to discuss employment issues and best practice models for engaging Indigenous people within the higher education sector, including governance matters.

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CQUni to host project management training and examination 

Project managers and those in associated industries in regional Queensland have the rare chance to gain internationally recognised Project Management Professional (PMP) qualifications for the first time in Mackay and Gladstone.

CQUniversity has been selected to host the International Certification Examination on Mackay and Gladstone campuses. This exam has only been offered in capital cities in the past.

This Queensland Centre for Professional Development (QCPD) initiative with the Project Management Institute (PMI) recognises the place CQUniversity holds as a strong advocate for the professional development needs of industry in Central Queensland.

An application process is required for those interested to demonstrate experience in project management.

Four-day preparation courses will be held in Gladstone (October 17 to 20) and Mackay (October 23 to 26).

The deadline to submit the PMI application is September 25, 2012. Exams will be held on November 10.

For more details contact Ruth Kinslow in Gladstone 4970 7282, Lyn Forbes-Smith in Mackay 4940 7867 or register by emailing train@bay3000.com.au or phone 0426 816 016.