What is the Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy (QMEA)?

  • A virtual academy of 34 Queensland schools
  • 12 industry sponsors
  • Assists students with their understanding of, and exposure to, the resources sector and related career paths
  • A Queensland Government and Queensland Resources Council partnership

 

ABOUT QMEA

The QMEA is Australia’s largest and most successful industry/education schools partnership between the Queensland resources sector represented by the Queensland Resources Council and the Queensland state government. 

Through its school-industry partnerships the QMEA offers a range of programs and experiences to broaden students’ and teachers’ knowledge of the sector and provide pathways for young people into resource sector related careers.

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Energy for the Future 21 August, Gladstone
  • Toolkit for School Kids 27 August, Rockhampton

To view all upcoming events, click here.
For more information please email info@qmea.org.au.

TO LEARN MORE

To find resources that support the teaching of minerals and energy,
go to Oresome Resources

To find out more about the
Queensland resources sector,
go to Queensland Resources Council

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LATEST NEWS

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Miners mentor as students embrace science

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Students meet Minister and discover resources careers

Students from QMEA schools were treated to a visit from the Minister for Natural Resources and Mines after a day of discovering what it’s like to work in the resources sector. The group of 60...

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Girls open the toolkit to trade careers

Twenty year 10 girls from Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy (QMEA) schools in Mackay were given the tools to explore trade careers in the resources sector, at the recent QMEA ‘Toolkit 4 Girls’ workshop, supported...