Study Programs Available


Specialist Award
A specialist award is a specialist qualification, for people who already have a “foundation” knowledge of a subject; but who wish to undertake limited specialist study in that field. This award allows you to attain a qualification without needing to make as much of a commitment as a full certificate.
Requires: 3 modules (combined nominal duration of at least 300 hours).
Plus 200 hours of work experience or industry meetings.

Prerequisites: A reputable certificate or higher qualification; or significant industry experience which demonstrates a foundation knowledge in the subject or equivalent (contact school for more information), over 18years
 
Certificate (Cert.)
This would be generally considered equal to or higher than a trade level qualification.
Requires: 6 modules (combined nominal duration of at least 600 hours)
Prerequisite: Over 18 years

Advanced Certificate (Adv.Cert.)
This would normally be considered equal to, or higher than a supervisory qualification.
Requires: 8 modules (combined nominal duration of at least 800 hours)
Plus 100 hours of work experience or industry meetings

Prerequisite: Over 18 years

1000 Hour Learning Bundle

This is considered in particular, appropriate to prepare for self employment at a professional level. It allows a deep, but more focused study of the discipline, and in doing so can be completed faster than other types of diplomas. It can prepare someone for managing their own enterprise, or operating as a specialist contractor or consultant.

Requires: 10 modules - which all relate to a specialist industry sector. 

Prerequisite: Over 18 years

1500 Hour Learning Bundle

This would normally be considered appropriate training for lower levels of management or technician training.

Requires: 14 modules (combined nominal duration of at least 1400 hours)
Normally including Research Project I
Plus 100 hours of work experience or industry meetings
Prerequisite: Over 18 years

2100 Hour Learning Bundle
This would normally be considered a management or professional study program.
Requires: 20 modules (combined nominal duration of at least 2000 hours)
Normally including Research Project I and II
Plus 100 hours of work experience or industry meetings
Prerequisite: Over 18 years

2500 Hour Learning Bundle
This is considered an extended management or professional study program
Requires: 24 modules (combined nominal duration of at least 2400 hours)
Normally including Research Projects I, II and III
Plus 100 hours of work experience or industry meetings
Prerequisite: Over 18 years