Commercial Arts Training College (CATC) was first established in 1982 and is one of Australia's leading private training providers in Graphic Design, Multimedia, Web Design & Development, Interior Decoration and Design and Visual Merchandising with campuses in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Surfers Paradise. All courses from Certificate III through to Advanced Diploma are Nationally Recognised, Industry Recognised and articulate to university.
With a fantastic Industry reputation and profile CATC continues to aid students towards employment, with previous graduates taking up positions with many multinational companies like IKEA, The Steinhof Group, Billabong, and Holden, as well as in local business such as CDX global, Robertsons and Le Merciers. Check out the following employment destinations for an overview of our 2006 graduate success:
Beau Morrison - Designer for Darkside Skateboards
Andrea Parsons - Mirvac
Kieran Frawley - Designer for Antipodes Clothing
Peter Law - Promotion to Manager at Space Furniture
Megan Giles - Studioplus
Inse Van Damme - The Westerner Newspaper
Daley Miller - Web Designer at Infolink
Rebecca Pearce - Acceber Design
Megan Boys - Interior Designer at Tileworld
Shaun Western - Xpress Digital Design and Print
Ben Turner - Copycat Print and Design
Kym Morley - Local News Publications
Sommer Hayes - Digicon
Kym Armour - Super Amart - Art Department
Laura Koolik - Pedlethorp/ Architects
Tineele McKendry - Reece Design
Carl Robertson - Dreamworld Graphic Design Department
Daniel Briden - Salefest
Daniel Lynch - Printsmart Graphics
Jamie Harding - Billabong
Kimberley Jones - Design Design
Linda Ross - Le Merciers
Natalie Hague - Raunik Design Group
And the list of success goes on and on...
Our past students are also known in the industry for the many awards that they have accumulated. CATC has recently seen our students win "The DIA's Interior Design Student of the year Award" (awarded consecutively for year of 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, & 2002) "The Design Graphics Magazines Cover of the year 2004", "The 2005 redesign of Runaway Bay Sports Super Centres logo" and the "2004 redesign Gold Coast Tourism logo competition" to name a few.
CATC has campuses in Brisbane, Melbourne, Sydney and on the Gold Coast. All courses can be taylored to your educational needs and CATC also offer external study options.