Studying English in Australia should be something to really enjoy, which you can look back on in years to come as being one of the happiest and most beneficial times in your life.
To make that ideal a reality, you need to obtain the right guidance to help you select the best college, which offers a quality course for the best price, with the flexibility to allow you to work, and enjoy the great Australian lifestyle as well. That way you will make the most of the opportunities available, during your time of study and beyond.
It's not only about choosing the best college though, you need to make sure that you select the correct course which is suited to both your current level of English, and your long term goals.
Far too many international students commence courses, without having a proper plan for the outcomes that they want to achieve over the long term in their lives. That only leads to mediocre results and disappointment.
The staff at Learn in Australia have all experienced the trials of international study, at a tertiary level, and are well equipped with the real world knowledge to give you the right information and guidance as you make this decision, which we recognize is one of the most important for your future life.
There are many different courses available, including special courses for different professions once you reach that level.
The following are the main courses with suite international students;
The general English course is a perfect place to start, in order to increase your skills for further study of courses that are focused on IELTS or Cambridge exams. You may be ready to start as a beginner, and work your up all the way to advanced, or you may be ready to start at a more advanced stage that is relevant to your current English skills.
The 10-week TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication) course prepares intermediate and above-level English language students to achieve the best possible TOEIC results. The TOEIC test measures how well people can communicate with others in English in the international workplace. The course includes general business themes such as: marketing, shipping, finance, management, product development, travel, technology, corporate development, personnel, entertainment, health, offices, and technical areas.
The purpose of this course is to prepare you for the IELTS course. You may find that you need to complete the IELTS exam, for further studies, or just to include it on your resume and showcase your English level for prospective employment. You may start at a foundations level and move through to the advanced level later on.
Cambridge Exam Preparation
Studying this English course will help you prepare for the Cambridge exams. This exam is recognized all around the world, by employers and education institutions alike.
English For Specific Purpose
This English course will help students prepare for academic or business scenarios, in order to perform at Your best.
Learn in Australia has partnerships with colleges offering the Demi-Pair Program, to assist students with their cost of living in Australia, while experiencing the local culture.
In exchange for 15 hours of work per week in the family, you will receive free accommodation with the family and 3 meals per day.
You can combine the demi-pair program with different English courses such as General English, Cambridge, IELTS, TOEIC and Business English
Let us know which course we can help you with today?
Vocational courses are most suited to students who already possess a good standard of English.
You may have completed another English course with the same college, a different institution or in your home country, and you want to take the next step on your path to a rewarding career.
There are a range of vocational course options available including;
CERTIFICATE III IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND CARE
This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of early childhood education settings who work within the requirements of the Education and Care Services National Regulations and the National Quality Standard. Students will learn to support the implementation of an approved learning framework, and support children’s learning and development. This qualification will enable direct supervision or autonomous work activity in a range of child care facilities such as full day care centres, occasional care facilities, crèches and early learning centres as an Early Childhood Educator.
The Early Childhood Education and Care profession is one of the fastest growing professions in Australia and is expected to grow over the next 5 years.
Your qualifications will provide excellent employment prospects due to child care workers being in high demand.
ADVANCED DIPLOMA OF LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT
The Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management (BSB61015) enables you to equip yourself for a career in senior management. This course enhances your management capability and helps you develop expertise in the strategic direction of a business through leadership behaviour, financial management and a comprehensive understanding of business operations.
CERTIFICATE IV IN BUSINESS
A business qualification enables you to turn your passion into a successful career.
Whether you wish to manage a company or start your own, training with Shafston International College will help you succeed.
During your study you will develop core business skills with the support of industry expert trainers. You will become competent in:
- Business communication
- Service management
- Marketing Principles
- Management Information systems
The Certificate IV in Business (BSB40215) places emphasis on people management skills, organisational and technology skills. This course is recommended for anyone who wants to improve their business skills.
DIPLOMA OF BUSINESS (ENTREPRENEURIAL FOCUS)
If you are someone who likes to take on challenges, to be a lateral thinker, to step outside the box and be creative or learn how to use marketing, public relations, publishing, ecommerce and partnerships then the Diploma of Business (Entrepreneurial Focus) is for you.
All acquired skills are transferable across countries, careers and industries.
By studying at Shafston International College you can:
- pursue your entrepreneurship ideas at two multi-million dollar innovation hubs that bring together start-up ideas, investors and mentors and identify Brisbane as a centre of innovation in the Asia Pacific region
- create further opportunities for entrepreneurship study at leading Australian universities.
DIPLOMA OF LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT
The Diploma Leadership and Management sets the foundation for strong management skills with a focus on productivity, managing and motivating people and implementing strategies to further improve efficiencies and service delivery.
The Diploma has been developed by industry professionals and endorsed by a number of industry bodies to equip you with the practical knowledge and skills required to step up and hit the ground running as a team leader or manager in small, medium or large organisation, across all industry sectors.
DIPLOMA OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT
Project Management is a dynamic field with many, varied applications across a wide range of careers and is becoming a key skill in all types of employment.This course is applicable worldwide applying the theory to the modern workplace. The training materials are developed, delivered and assessed by experienced trainers with industry experience. By completing a Diploma of Project Management students will:
- Be able to apply project management skills and knowledge.
- Manage projects in a variety of contexts, across a number of industry sectors.
- Be responsible for achieving project objectives.
- Graduates will possess a sound theoretical knowledge base and use a range of specialised, technical and managerial competencies to initiate, plan, execute and evaluate their own work and/or the work of others.