Career Development

Our short courses help you to build your unique career, improve your networking skills and get job-ready.

Short Courses available (9)

Critical and Creative Thinking

  • Chadstone Thu 14 Sep
    $210

    We all have our preferred ways of approaching problem-solving, but It’s sometimes necessary to use thinking strategies outside of our experience to solve difficult problems. This highly-interactive course will challenge you to use new thinking skills and apply them to a current business or writing project.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • Chadstone Sat 25 Nov
    $210

    We all have our preferred ways of approaching problem-solving, but It’s sometimes necessary to use thinking strategies outside of our experience to solve difficult problems. This highly-interactive course will challenge you to use new thinking skills and apply them to a current business or writing project.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

Human Resource Management

  • City Fri 15 Sep
    $310

    Human Resource is one of the many links between business and success. This course provides an understanding of the skill set required for roles involving the management of human resources and strategic HRM within an organisation.

    Holmesglen City Campus, 332 St Kilda Road, Southbank, Vic Australia

Investing in the Stock Market

  • Moorabbin Tue 5 Sep
    $270

    Understand stock market terms such as diversification, risk, stock types, blue chip, speculative investments and market indices. Discover what they are and how they work on a day-to-day basis. Investigate what to look for in new share floats and discuss stockbroker services, dividend imputation and dividend reinvestment plans, gearing, taxation issues, including capital gains tax, income splitting and more.

    Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road, Moorabbin, Vic Australia

  • City Wed 11 Oct
    $270

    Understand stock market terms such as diversification, risk, stock types, blue chip, speculative investments and market indices. Discover what they are and how they work on a day-to-day basis. Investigate what to look for in new share floats and discuss stockbroker services, dividend imputation and dividend reinvestment plans, gearing, taxation issues, including capital gains tax, income splitting and more.

    Holmesglen City Campus, 332 St Kilda Road, Southbank, Vic Australia

  • Chadstone Tue 21 Nov
    $270

    Understand stock market terms such as diversification, risk, stock types, blue chip, speculative investments and market indices. Discover what they are and how they work on a day-to-day basis. Investigate what to look for in new share floats and discuss stockbroker services, dividend imputation and dividend reinvestment plans, gearing, taxation issues, including capital gains tax, income splitting and more.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

LinkedIn for networking, finding jobs and LinkedIn for business

  • Waverley Tue 17 Oct
    $110

    With 150 million+ members, LinkedIn is fast becoming a key tool for networking, finding jobs and promoting business. LinkedIn is a business-related social networking site focused solely on professional interactions and relationships. Learn how to use LinkedIn to build a profile, increase and engage with your professional network, access knowledge, insights and opportunities.

    Holmesglen Waverley Campus, 595 Waverley Road, Glen Waverley, Vic Australia

Master the Interview to Land a Job

  • Chadstone Tue 31 Oct
    $110

    Successful interviews: tips and strategies - gain hands on knowledge on how to approach and prepare for an interview, gain confidence in answering and asking questions, know how to handle your nerves and different types of interviews eg. Skype, phone, face to face as well as learn body language tips to present yourself in the best possible way. The course includes discussion/role play in pairs in order to cement your technique and practice for the [...]

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

Negotiation Skills

  • Moorabbin Sat 2 Sep
    $210

    Learn the negotiation basics which can be applied to any situation requiring some give and take. Discover the means of arriving at a Win-Win outcome, where both parties leave with what they need. You’ll find out how to get more from your negotiations, whether they are business-related or on a personal level.

    Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road, Moorabbin, Vic Australia

  • Chadstone Sat 18 Nov
    $210

    Learn the negotiation basics which can be applied to any situation requiring some give and take. Discover the means of arriving at a Win-Win outcome, where both parties leave with what they need. You’ll find out how to get more from your negotiations, whether they are business-related or on a personal level.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • Moorabbin Sat 25 Nov
    $210

    Learn the negotiation basics which can be applied to any situation requiring some give and take. Discover the means of arriving at a Win-Win outcome, where both parties leave with what they need. You’ll find out how to get more from your negotiations, whether they are business-related or on a personal level.

    Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road, Moorabbin, Vic Australia

Professional Publishing Proposals

  • Chadstone Thu 24 Aug
    $210

    In this course you will learn about the acquisition process, how publishers think and how to construct a strong proposal, including a synopsis and an ‘elevator’ pitch. This interactive workshop is designed for those who have completed a book-length work and are unsure of how to approach traditional publishers. Participants should come prepared to pitch their idea to the class and comment on other pitches. There will be ample time for questions and answers.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • Chadstone Sat 28 Oct
    $210

    In this course you will learn about the acquisition process, how publishers think and how to construct a strong proposal, including a synopsis and an ‘elevator’ pitch. This interactive workshop is designed for those who have completed a book-length work and are unsure of how to approach traditional publishers. Participants should come prepared to pitch their idea to the class and comment on other pitches. There will be ample time for questions and answers.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

Project Management Fundamentals

  • Chadstone Thu 16 Nov
    $340

    Gain knowledge and skills for planning, implementing and tracking projects from conception to completion. This course is ideal for those with responsibility for managing or participating in technical or non-technical projects. This course introduces strategies for maximising the efficiency and effectiveness of the project team.

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

Resume and Cover Letter Writing To Stand Out From The Crowd

  • Chadstone Tue 22 Aug
    $110

    Learn how to prepare resumes for any job that will sell you and get you an interview. Resumes have changed dramatically over the years and this session will cover the latest resume techniques and trends. If you are submitting resume after resume and getting no results, your resume may be flawed. Learn why and what you can do about it. In this practical course you can work on your resume, key selection criteria, cover letters [...]

    Holmesglen Chadstone Campus, Batesford Road, Chadstone, Vic Australia

  • Waverley Tue 21 Nov
    $110

    Learn how to prepare resumes for any job that will sell you and get you an interview. Resumes have changed dramatically over the years and this session will cover the latest resume techniques and trends. If you are submitting resume after resume and getting no results, your resume may be flawed. Learn why and what you can do about it. In this practical course you can work on your resume, key selection criteria, cover letters [...]

    Holmesglen Waverley Campus, 595 Waverley Road, Glen Waverley, Vic Australia