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Distance Education / Correspondence Courses - Australia

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Welcome to 21st century learning. Courses Direct Distance Education Schools is a world leader in distance education including in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, Ireland. We have helped students realise their earning and creative potential in many areas such as business management, computer studies, psychology, photography, science, education and research and many others. We've set them off down exciting new careers! Courses Direct Distance Education Schools is affiliated with Australian Correspondence Schools, which were established in 1979.

Advanced Certificate in Business, Management and Marketing:
This course is designed to train people for supervisory or managerial positions in a specific industry sector of their choosing. The Advanced Certificate in Applied Management involves the areas of work as follows: Core Studies - Four units of compulsory subjects for all students:Starting a Small Business, Entrepreneurship, Management, Office Practices, Business Planning, Project Management, Leadership, Bookkeeping, Financial Management, Workplace Heath and Safety, Supervision, Personnel Management, Motivation, Marketing Foundations, Advertising and Promotions, Sales Skills, plus many others.

Advanced Certificate in Psychology and Counselling:
This course builds on the certificate in psychology to give the student a broader scope. It involves an additional two study modules plus 100 hours of industry experience. This course may be used as a stepping stone to our Associate Diploma in Psychology or our AssociaPhoto of Distance Education / Correspondence Courses - Australiate Diploma in Psychology and Counselling.

Topics covered: Psychology and Counselling, Industrial Psychology, Child Psychology, Educational Psychology, Marketing Psychology, Life Coaching, Counselling Skills, Counselling Techniques, Stress Management, Relationships and Communication Counselling, Crisis Counselling, Grief Counselling, Careers Counselling, Biopsychology, Neuropsychology, Social Psychology, Psychopharmacology, Abnormal Psychology, Adolescent Psychology, Diploma in Psychology and Counselling, plus many others.

Advanced Certificate in Photography:
Train for supervisory or managerial positions in the photographic industry; with eight modules including: Introduction to Photography, Photographic Technology, Photographic Practice, Management, Office Practices, Business Operations, Marketing and Industry meetings or work experience.Subjects include Hobby Photography, Introduction to Photography, Photographic Technology, Photographic Practice, Digital Photography, Travel Photography, Landscape Photography, Photographing People, plus many others.

Advanced Certificate in Education and Research:
This advanced certificate develops unique and highly valuable skills for workplace trainers, teachers or managers in the field of vocational education; with particular relevance to management as it relates to modern and technologically advanced approaches to learning.This course is relevant to both existing teachers, and aspiring educators who wish to break from traditional approach.
Topics covered include Instructional Skills, Delivering Distance Education, Delivering Classroom Education, Course Writing (Development), Research Project, Workshop I, Certificate in Alternative Education, plus many others.

Advanced Certificate in Writing and Journalism:
Study four core units (ie. Management, Office Practices, Business Operations and Marketing Foundations); three stream units covering puImage of Distance Education / Correspondence Courses - Australiablishing and writing and a workplace project on the publishing industry. Professional writing skills are nurtured and developed throughout the course.Other topics: Freelance Writing, English as a Second Language (ESL), Efficient Writing, Writing Fiction, Children’s Writing, Creative Writing, Technical Writing, Editing I, Publishing I, plus many others.

Associate Diploma in Environmental Studies
Despite huge growth in environmental industries worldwide, many graduates in environmental sciences still find a career eludes them. Often this is because their studies have not covered the subjects and skills which are in fact providing employment opportunities. This course differs from other environmental courses providing a unique opportunity to develop those "in demand".

Topics covered include Ecology, Conservation and Environmental Management, Environmental Assessment, Waste Management, Earth Science, Marine Studies I, Ornithology, Wildlife ManPhotos of Courses Direct Distance Education Schoolsagement, Zoology, Certificate in Wildlife Management, Ecotour Management, Bushcraft and Wilderness Skills, Tour guide, Adventure Tourism, Tourism, Food and Beverage Management, Bed and Breakfast Management, Bar Service, plus many others.

Advanced Certificate in Applied Management for Agriculture (Farming, Rural and Countryside):
This course develops both the skills required to manage a horticultural farm (e.g. Market Garden, Orchard), and also the knowledge in the identification, growing, processing and marketing crops and crop related products.

Subjects covered include Animal Anatomy and Physiology, Animal Diseases, Animal Feed and Nutrition, Animal Health Care, Animal Behaviour, Equine Behaviour, Pet Care, Horse Care I, II and III, Pasture Management, Aquaculture, Beef Cattle, Calf Rearing, Pigs, Sheep, Poultry, Dairy Cattle, Animal Breeding, Sustainable Agriculture, Organic Farming, Farm Management, Agricultural Marketing, Irrigation (Agricultural), Irrigation Management (Ag), Soil Management plus many others.

Computer Studies:
E-Commerce, HTML, Visual Basic.Net, ASP.Net, SQL for the Web, Flash MX, Computer Servicing I, Computer Studies, plus many others.

Alternative Living:
There are 14 courses in this subject area. Courses include Advanced Permaculture, Certificate in Alternative Farming, Organic Plant Culture, Self Sufficiency, Alternative Energy, Mud Brick, Healthy Buildings I (Building Biology), Environmental Health, plus many others.


There are 29 courses in this subject area. Courses include Certificate in Anatomy, Human Biology IA (Anatomy and Physiology), Medical Terminology, Biochemistry I, Botany I, Cell Biology, Machinery and Equipment (Engineering I), Engineering Applications, plus many others.

Health, Fitness and Leisure Studies:
Advanced Certificates and Diplomas in Leisure Facility Management, Recreation Leadership, Event Management, Health and Wellbeing, Health and Fitness I, Fitness Leader Certificate, Sports Psychology, Human Human Nutrition, Sports Nutrition, Childrens Nutrition, Aromatherapy, Resistance and Gym Supervision, Aquafitness, Aerobics, plus many others.

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Inspire Education
Courses / Programs
Based in Brisbane, Inspire Education is a leading Australian provider of nationally-recognised and nationally-accredited vocational training courses in areas that include Training and Assessment, OH&S/WHS, Childcare, Aged Care, Project Management, Bookkeeping, Accounting and TESOL courses among others. We offer Certificate and Diploma courses face to face to adult students in locations throughout Australia, as well as online, through distance learning.

We hand-pick each and every training course and provider that we offer to our potential students. We want to make sure our clients make the right choice by enrolling them in quality vocational training providers that offer nationally recognised qualifications, & deliver top-rate student resources and support.

All of Inspire’s courses are nationally recognised and accredited and offered throughout Australia. We continue to add courses and qualifications that suit a wide range of student in a wide range of circumstances. The training organisations we promote & enrol for are renowned for having excellent student support and back up.
Nationally-Accredited Certificate & Diploma Courses:

Subject areas include:
- Aged Care & Disability
- Bookkeeping & Accounting
- Business Administration & HR
- Business Management
- Child Care
- English Teaching
- Occupational Health & Safety
- Project Management
- Training & Assessment

Courses offered online, through distance learning, or face to face throughout Australia
International Career Institute
Courses / Programs
• The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leading distance learning school offering online career training / professional development courses to students in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Africa and worldwide.

• We offer online courses at ICI Diploma & ICI Advanced Diploma levels in fields including business management, marketing, PR, HR, journalism, fashion design, web design, counselling, nursing assistant, pet care, beauty therapy, makeup, among many others.

• Completing a certification course at ICI enables a graduate to secure their own future by establishing or advancing a career or by even establishing their own business.

• ICI is an accredited and recognised member of the International Association of Private Career Colleges (IAPCC) and the International Accreditation and Recognition Council (IARC). We are also a member of the College of Teachers.

• Using experienced industry-based faculty and the latest resources ICI delivers exciting multi-discipline career and lifestyle prospects to a broad range of people world wide.

• Our Institute was founded on the principle that the key to success in today's business and work environment is knowledge.

Student Review:
"The course was one of the most rewarding courses I have taken. It was practical and useful. Since doing the course I have had the confidence to deal with clients and I take on projects. I now take a more active role in my workplace and I now feel that I am making daily contributions to my company."
- Ashley
ICI Diploma & ICI Advanced Diploma online courses include:

•Business Management
•Hospitality Management
•Paralegal Secretarial
•Human Resources (HR)
•Public Relations (PR)
•Fashion Design
•Interior Design
•Beauty & Make Up
•Wedding Planning
•Event Management
•Catering & Cooking
•Natural Health / Nutrition
•Counselling & Psychology
•Nursing Assistant
•Pharmacy Assistant
•Pet Care / VET Assistant
•TESOL Teacher Training, & more

We have weekly intake dates, and you can enroll whenever you are ready.
Online Candle Making Courses in Australia & Worldwide
Courses / Programs
• With The Candle Academy, a leading candle making training provider, you can now learn to make beautiful candles from the comfort of your own home or studio in Australia or around the world.

• Taught by Gary Simmons from the UK - one of the top candle designers in the world - our distance learning candle making courses will start you on the path to an exciting new career in candle design or a very rewarding hobby.

• Offered through a combination of HD video demonstration, PDF files, email correspondence, and consultation with your instructor via Skype, our courses are for complete Beginners to Advanced level artists and design professionals.

• Gary Simmons also teaches on-site candle making courses at his residential school in Jamaica.

• Our unique and intensive distance learning candle making courses follow the same techniques and training methods as our face-to-face programs, making it an ideal solution for people that live too far to be able to attend in person.

• Our comprehensive courses aim to equip you with the creative, technical, and commercial skills you need to make a profit and livelihood from this special profession.

Candle Academy Student Reviews:

"It has been a privilege to learn from a master."
- Sam, Israel

"Very detailed and intensive. I was looking for the wow factor and that's exactly what I got."
- G. Woodard, USA

"I never imagined that candle making could be so exciting and challenging the course is full of information and helpful tips."
- Y. Tran, Brazil
Online Candle Making Courses

Candle Making Seminars via Skype:

HD Video Course Options:

Clear, Concise, Interactive Teaching: 
These comprehensive candle making courses aim to equip you with the creative, technical, and commercial skills you need to make a livelihood from this special profession.

Training is Hands-on and Very Visual.
Health Academy Australia
Courses / Programs
Health Academy, based in Brisbane, Australia offers affordable online certificate and diploma courses in Nutrition, Natural Health, Psychology, Medical Terminology, Health and Fitness and Biological Sciences. We are recognised and accredited by IARC and have articulations with various recognised organisations. Courses can be started anytime during the year.

Health Academy Australia has been started with the aim of providing Health Courses Online for busy people who cannot afford to attend an institute to upgrade their skills or learn for a new career. Our aim is make the course most affordable but at the same time not compromise on the quality of our courses.

1000's of students have undergone our courses successfully and many are successfully employed. All our tutors are highly qualified and experienced in their fields.

We wish you all the best whether you are contemplating on further education for your career progression or self enhancement.
Courses include:
- Medical Receptionist Certification
- Medical Terminology Course
- Cell Biology Course
- Certificate In Human Biology
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Foundation Diploma In Natural Health
- Advanced Certificate in Nutritional Counselling
- Children's Nutrition
- Introduction to Nutrition
- Sports Nutrition
- Aromatherapy Course
- Medicinal Herbs Course
- Certificate in Counselling
- Certificate in Psychology
- Certificate in Youth Counselling
- Criminal Psychology Course
- Crisis Counselling
MOOC Providers - Australia
Courses / Programs
A major development in distance education, a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) is a short, online course that is offered free of charge to the entire web population. Many MOOC providers offer courses in a wide range of disciplines in partnership with highly-respected universities and colleges. Australian institutions that offer MOOCs include University of Queensland, University of Canberra, University of New South Wales among many others.

MOOCs allows university-level education to be accessible to everyone. Most courses are self-paced, which means that you can study around your work schedule and family commitments. You will have access to all the tutorials, video lectures, and other study materials that you might expect from a module of a university degree. On completion of some MOOCs, you may be eligible to apply for college credit.
MOOC Providers in Australia include

- OpenLearning: Offers courses in partnership with University of New South Wales, University of Canberra, Taylor's University
- edX: Offers courses in partnership with Australian National University, University of Queensland
- Open2Study: An initiative of Open Universities Australia which provides online education through the collaboration of several Australian universities
- MOOEC: Offers courses in partnership with University of Queensland, Griffith University, University of Technology Sydney
Open Training and Education Network
Courses / Programs
The Open Training and Education Network (OTEN) in Sydney is the specialist distance education and open learning institute of TAFE NSW, part of the NSW Department of Education and Training. As part of TAFE NSW - Western Sydney Institute, OTEN is the largest provider of distance education and flexibly-delivered programs in Australia. It offers world-class distance education services and products and enrols more than 37,000 students in over 250 TAFE NSW courses. Most courses give graduates nationally recognised qualifications through the AQF (Australian Qualifications Framework). Other specific-purpose courses are recognised by all of TAFE NSW.
Certificate to Advanced Diploma Level Courses:

Agriculture, Horticulture & the Environment; Building & Construction; Business & Office Skills; Communication; Community Services; Computing & Information Technology; Engineering; English Language; Management & Human Resources; Property, Real Estate & Valuation; Workplace Training & Assessing