Training and Education

Mon 30 Sep 2013

Spike in personal trainers forging careers in fitness sector

Spike in personal trainers forging careers in fitness sector

According to the Australian Institute of Fitness, the past 12 months have seen a huge spike in personal trainers,

Tue 17 Sep 2013

Teaching career path offers wide range of choices

Teaching career path offers wide range of choices

IF YOU’RE thinking about a career in education, one of the first choices you’ll need to make is also one of the biggest.

Tue 27 Aug 2013

USC shines for educational experience and work outcomes

USC shines for educational experience and work outcomes

THE University of the Sunshine Coast has scored top marks from the Good Universities Guide for the educational experience it provides students.

Sat 22 Jun 2013

There is no need to wait for year's end to start studying

There is no need to wait for year's end to start studying

If you are considering a return to study there’s no need to wait for the start of the year – most universities and TAFEs offer mid-year program starts.

Sat 13 Apr 2013

Extra study delivers on pay day

Extra study delivers on pay day

Although the cost of study might be daunting, the career benefits far outweigh any perceived negatives.

Sat 6 Apr 2013

Different ways to upskill and get ahead at work

Different ways to upskill and get ahead at work

TAKING the next step in your career doesn’t have to mean changing jobs.

Sat 23 Feb 2013

Company provides training skills for gas sector

Company provides training skills for gas sector

Easternwell’s RTO has developed and implemented a comprehensive Rig Employee Development Program.

Tue 18 Dec 2012

Larger number of school-leavers enrol for uni in 2013

Larger number of school-leavers enrol for uni in 2013

AN EXTRA 3000 Year 12 school-leavers have applied to study at university next year, compared with 2012.

Thu 6 Dec 2012

Parents have positive impact on their children's education

Parents have positive impact on their children's education

PARENTS who support their children in their studies are one of the keys to a well-rounded education.

Wed 21 Nov 2012

Report outlines importance of TAFE in our social fabric

Report outlines importance of TAFE in our social fabric

REGIONAL towns will be hit hardest if the TAFE campuses don’t survive the NSW Government’s education cuts according to a damning policy paper

Wed 14 Nov 2012

Fewer young people going on to uni or getting a job

Fewer young people going on to uni or getting a job

THE number of young Australians getting jobs or going to university actually fell in the three years to 2011 despite a national commitment to increase the rate.

Mon 12 Nov 2012

Nortec smashes 1000 jobs in 100 days target

Nortec smashes 1000 jobs in 100 days target

THE state of the economy has not impacted on employment agency Nortec's ability to find jobs for more than 1000 people.

Fri 26 Oct 2012

Oakeshott enraged over Labor Govt's education cost cutting

Oakeshott enraged over Labor Govt's education cost cutting

AN ANGRY Rob Oakeshott has reminded Labor its education policy was one of the "key reasons" he backed it to form government after the 2010 election.

Sun 21 Oct 2012

Stay on top of your game

Stay on top of your game

HAVING some short courses behind you can illustrate an open mind and an enthusiastic and positive attitude.

Sat 20 Oct 2012

Degree of difficulty

Degree of difficulty

A STORY doing the online rounds through the week highlighted the difficulty some university graduates are having in finding jobs.

Fri 19 Oct 2012

Expand your APPetite for working

Expand your APPetite for working

THERE has bee a surge of inquiries about new courses for those who want a career as an app developer.

Wed 17 Oct 2012

Online learning will change universities by degrees

Online learning will change universities by degrees

NEW technologies and online learning are set to transform universities bringing an era of great change

Mon 15 Oct 2012

Is a uni degree worthwhile?

Is a uni degree worthwhile?

THE latest Australian Graduate Survey shows around 76% of new graduates are in full time jobs within four months of finishing their degree.

Sat 13 Oct 2012

Reaping study rewards

Reaping study rewards

STUDENTS who enrol in CQUniversity’s Bachelor of Engineering (co-op) program also have the chance for paid work placement with industry partners.

Sat 25 Aug 2012

New model to boost trade training

New model to boost trade training

THE proposed merger of Central Queensland Institute of TAFE and CQUniversity will create new career pathways for trade and technical students

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