With tourism the major regional economic activity, Blue Mountains College provides a range of tourism and hospitality qualifications. We also provide specialist qualifications in ecotourism and environmental studies to meet the needs of a growing industry and the concerns of the local community. We are a major provider of off-the-job training for tourism and hospitality traineeships. Other specialist areas include massage therapy, taught at our new training clinic in Katoomba, welfare qualifications, such as youth work and alcohol and other drug work and outdoor recreation.
Blue Mountains College features an industry-standard commercial training kitchen, excellent hospitality front-off-house facilities, an indoor climbing wall and industry-standard training salon facilities. A number of computer labs are used to deliver specialist training in web design, programming and computer support as well as to support training in all courses.
Our training restaurant elevation 867 is open to the public for lunch and dinner and is popular with locals and visitors.
Blue Mountains - Campus Maps
Both campuses are easily accessed by public transport. Wentworth Falls campus is located just off the Great Western Highway, a short walk up the hill from Wentworth Falls station and has plenty of parking on site.The bus stops adjacent to the college gate on the highway. Katoomba campus is an easy walk from Katoomba station.
You can speak with a Customer Service Officer to make enquiries and receive help regarding student records, fees, TAFEcard, refunds, travel concessions, changing enrolment details or anything else you might need to know.
Beauty Therapy - Blue Mountains
The Hair and Beauty Academy at Blue Mountains College delivers the highest quality up to date training and education in brand new state of the art facilities.
We provide a wide range of services in our simulated clinic which is open to the general public.
For an appointment please contact the Beauty Clinic on 4780 7810.
We offer a large variety of courses in Beauty Therapy and a selected range of short courses.
elevation 867 - Wentworth Falls
Elevation 867 offers Alternative Service and a la Carte service for Lunch and Dinner on selected days. Elevation 867 is fully licensed.
Coffee Barista - Blue Mountains
We offer a range of Espresso courses commencing with the Espresso Coffee – Introduction which provides participants with the fundamentals of good coffee, including the importance of roasting and grinding and how to safety operate a commercial coffee machine and extract a perfect espresso base
Complementary Health - Blue Mountains
The Complementary Health section at Blue Mountains College delivers the highest quality up to date training and education.
We offer courses in Remedial Massage, Massage Therapy Practice, Shiatsu and Oriental Therapies and a selected range of short courses.
Our Shiatsu and Massage Clinics are open to the public and allows students to practise their skills in a supervised environment. For an appointment please contact the Massage Clinic on 4753 2084.