New Courses We have a range of new courses available in varying industries.

  • Learn the fundamentals to successfully use Xero Accounting software to manage business accounts. This interactive, self-paced course will provide you with a practical understanding of Xero, giving you an overview of the software package and an insight into Xero best practice. Work through the course in your own time, following our step-by-step instructions.

  • Become a Certified Customer Service administrator with our nationally recognised qualification. Our online course will help you gain a qualification, upskill and obtain a job in front-line customer service and deliver exceptional and professional customer service.

  • Certificate in Small Business Accounting

    Small Business Accounting is a course that has been created so that you may have a thorough understanding of accounting principles if you were looking to possibly gain an accounts position, up skill in your business credentials for further promotion or to understand and manage the accounts of your own business.

  • Presented in plain language, the Certificate in Business Administration will give you a sound knowledge of the theory and practice of office administration and procedures. This online training course will familiarise you with the business environment and increase your job prospects with minimal disruption to your current commitments.

  • This practical business bookkeeping course is designed for people wishing to perform bookkeeping tasks using Xero in a wide range of industries and want to become a Certified Bookkeeper.

  • Do you want a career that you can work with man’s best friend?

    An understanding of canine psychology and behaviour is vitally important for anyone who works with dogs or keeps them as a companion animal.  There are a range of occupations that require this understanding, including;  dog breeders, dog groomers, dog trainers, dog therapists, dog walkers or pet sitters, dog boarding or kennel assistants, pet shop assistants and RSPCA workers.

  • Learn the business of horticulture with this module from the prestigious and world-renowned Royal Horticultural Society. This is a module from the RHS M.Hort (based on curriculum developed by the Royal Horticultural Society); this can be taken either as part of the M.Hort Program, as a module in one of our other qualifications or as a stand alone course (Ideal for use as a Professional Development program for persons working in the horticulture industry anywhere in the world).

  • Develop a capacity to apply legal, contractual and staff management considerations to demonstrate informed interpretation and analysis, critical thought processes and an understanding of complex issues in relation to the management of a range of different sectors of the horticulture industry.

  • Develops management strategies for human resources in a recreation or fitness service, or facility. People are a key resource for any business.  This course develops an understanding of important human resource issues such as work schedules, developing a team approach, team performance, staff recruitment, evaluating staff performance, and communication between staff.  Builds on Leisure Management I, but can stand alone.

  • Develop management strategies for clerical and financial operations in a recreation or fitness environment. Keeping accurate and efficient financial records is paramount for successful business. During this course you will learn to develop strategies for manageing clerical and financial aspects for a recreation facility or service.  The course covers financial records, budgets, legal reporting, liaising, managing documents, forming a resource library, and using information technology.

  • A comprehensive introductory course focusing on the management and development or redevelopment of recreation facilities.  Subjects cover the nature of recreation and fitness facilities, legal requirements during contruction, the management of minor construction projects and evaluating fitness and recreation equipment.

    This course develops skills to manage day to day operations of facilities such as gyms, health clubs, swimming pools, or recreation facilities.  The course deals with managing bookings, purchasing, safety, contingencies and insurance.

  • This course relates to the management and maintenance of both indoor and outdoor facilities and equipment, including swimming pools, locker rooms, buildings, gymnasiums, and sports turf. Content includes monitoring the condition of equipment, routine maintenance programming and simple repair procedures. It also develops a manager's ability to participate effectively as part of a design team for major works, or to plan and direct contractors in the development of minor facilities.

  • This course describes why humans see, touch, smell, taste and hear the world around us like we do. It also shows with practical examples how our body is able to move and how to improve flexibility, performance and posture. The course guides you to a better understanding of the operation of muscles and nerves, in movements and reactions observed in the body.

    This course covers: nerves, the nervous system, motor skills, structure & function of skeletal muscle, muscular strength, endurance and flexibility.

     

  • Interested in starting a writing career? Or maybe you would like to learn the skills of the writer for your own personal fulfilment? Whatever your goals, our Comprehensive Writing course can offer concrete advice and personal support to improve your work - be it writing for pleasure or profit.

    During your course you\'ll be shown how to write, and also how to market your material to give you the best possible chance of publishing success! Your personally allocated tutor will also help you achieve your writing goals by assessing and overseeing your progress.

  • Health and Fitness are only two of the many different words used to describe peoples physiological condition. The Health and Fitness industry is not a clearly defined industry, for it includes many aspects, and it overlaps onto many other fields, such a medicine, sports, recreation, tourism, education and so on. As you commence this course, your perception of the scope of this field may be limited, but by the time you complete the course, your perspective will have broadened considerably. Your ability to identify prospects for employment, and to pursue those that suit you, will have also broadened.

  • Entrepreneurs try to identify and meet a need for a product or service. Entrepreneurs come from all types of backgrounds, may be of any age, and create all kinds of businesses. Some own tiny craft shops, while others own huge construction companies. Entrepreneurs try to identify the needs of the marketplace and to meet those needs by supplying a service or product. When they succeed, their businesses flourish and the profits go to them. When they fail, their companies decline and they may have to go out of business.

Short Courses Short courses are a great way to start your studies or test the waters as to what career path you would like to take.

  • Learn the fundamentals to successfully use Xero Accounting software to manage business accounts. This interactive, self-paced course will provide you with a practical understanding of Xero, giving you an overview of the software package and an insight into Xero best practice. Work through the course in your own time, following our step-by-step instructions.

  • Become a Certified Customer Service administrator with our nationally recognised qualification. Our online course will help you gain a qualification, upskill and obtain a job in front-line customer service and deliver exceptional and professional customer service.

  • Certificate in Small Business Accounting

    Small Business Accounting is a course that has been created so that you may have a thorough understanding of accounting principles if you were looking to possibly gain an accounts position, up skill in your business credentials for further promotion or to understand and manage the accounts of your own business.

  • Presented in plain language, the Certificate in Business Administration will give you a sound knowledge of the theory and practice of office administration and procedures. This online training course will familiarise you with the business environment and increase your job prospects with minimal disruption to your current commitments.

  • This practical business bookkeeping course is designed for people wishing to perform bookkeeping tasks using Xero in a wide range of industries and want to become a Certified Bookkeeper.

  • Do you want a career that you can work with man’s best friend?

    An understanding of canine psychology and behaviour is vitally important for anyone who works with dogs or keeps them as a companion animal.  There are a range of occupations that require this understanding, including;  dog breeders, dog groomers, dog trainers, dog therapists, dog walkers or pet sitters, dog boarding or kennel assistants, pet shop assistants and RSPCA workers.

  • Learn the business of horticulture with this module from the prestigious and world-renowned Royal Horticultural Society. This is a module from the RHS M.Hort (based on curriculum developed by the Royal Horticultural Society); this can be taken either as part of the M.Hort Program, as a module in one of our other qualifications or as a stand alone course (Ideal for use as a Professional Development program for persons working in the horticulture industry anywhere in the world).

  • Develop a capacity to apply legal, contractual and staff management considerations to demonstrate informed interpretation and analysis, critical thought processes and an understanding of complex issues in relation to the management of a range of different sectors of the horticulture industry.

  • Develops management strategies for human resources in a recreation or fitness service, or facility. People are a key resource for any business.  This course develops an understanding of important human resource issues such as work schedules, developing a team approach, team performance, staff recruitment, evaluating staff performance, and communication between staff.  Builds on Leisure Management I, but can stand alone.

  • Develop management strategies for clerical and financial operations in a recreation or fitness environment. Keeping accurate and efficient financial records is paramount for successful business. During this course you will learn to develop strategies for manageing clerical and financial aspects for a recreation facility or service.  The course covers financial records, budgets, legal reporting, liaising, managing documents, forming a resource library, and using information technology.

  • A comprehensive introductory course focusing on the management and development or redevelopment of recreation facilities.  Subjects cover the nature of recreation and fitness facilities, legal requirements during contruction, the management of minor construction projects and evaluating fitness and recreation equipment.

    This course develops skills to manage day to day operations of facilities such as gyms, health clubs, swimming pools, or recreation facilities.  The course deals with managing bookings, purchasing, safety, contingencies and insurance.

  • This course relates to the management and maintenance of both indoor and outdoor facilities and equipment, including swimming pools, locker rooms, buildings, gymnasiums, and sports turf. Content includes monitoring the condition of equipment, routine maintenance programming and simple repair procedures. It also develops a manager's ability to participate effectively as part of a design team for major works, or to plan and direct contractors in the development of minor facilities.

  • This course describes why humans see, touch, smell, taste and hear the world around us like we do. It also shows with practical examples how our body is able to move and how to improve flexibility, performance and posture. The course guides you to a better understanding of the operation of muscles and nerves, in movements and reactions observed in the body.

    This course covers: nerves, the nervous system, motor skills, structure & function of skeletal muscle, muscular strength, endurance and flexibility.

     

  • Interested in starting a writing career? Or maybe you would like to learn the skills of the writer for your own personal fulfilment? Whatever your goals, our Comprehensive Writing course can offer concrete advice and personal support to improve your work - be it writing for pleasure or profit.

    During your course you\'ll be shown how to write, and also how to market your material to give you the best possible chance of publishing success! Your personally allocated tutor will also help you achieve your writing goals by assessing and overseeing your progress.

  • Health and Fitness are only two of the many different words used to describe peoples physiological condition. The Health and Fitness industry is not a clearly defined industry, for it includes many aspects, and it overlaps onto many other fields, such a medicine, sports, recreation, tourism, education and so on. As you commence this course, your perception of the scope of this field may be limited, but by the time you complete the course, your perspective will have broadened considerably. Your ability to identify prospects for employment, and to pursue those that suit you, will have also broadened.

  • Entrepreneurs try to identify and meet a need for a product or service. Entrepreneurs come from all types of backgrounds, may be of any age, and create all kinds of businesses. Some own tiny craft shops, while others own huge construction companies. Entrepreneurs try to identify the needs of the marketplace and to meet those needs by supplying a service or product. When they succeed, their businesses flourish and the profits go to them. When they fail, their companies decline and they may have to go out of business.

Short Courses Short courses are a great way to start your studies or test the waters as to what career path you would like to take.

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