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Short courses to kick start your career

We all know that having a tertiary qualification is a great foot in the door for your career. But if the idea of spending three years studying full time for a university degree doesn’t appeal to you, don’t worry. There are plenty of other options for further education.

A short course can get you started in your career sooner than you’d imagined. Short courses are designed to be completed in a shorter amount of time (6 – 12 months generally) and will give you the qualifications you need to work in your chosen field.

Sounds too good to be true?!

Here’s a few examples of shorts courses offered by TrainSmart. Each course will give you the background you need to get started in your career, and prospective employers will be impressed by your qualifications. Short courses can lead to great roles in different industries – take a look:

Make-Up Courses

Studying the Diploma of Screen and Media, you can learn about fashion, make-up, hair styling, special effects, camouflage, air-brushing, and much more. This short course can lead to a career in television or theatre make-up artistry, or could see you running your own business as a make-up artist and stylist.

Allied Health

Shorts courses cover areas including Ageing, Ageing Support, Youth Work, Alcohol and other drugs, Mental Health, and Community Services. Your career in Allied Health can see you working as a Social Worker, Carer, Youth Worker, Counsellor, or many other roles in this important industry.

Beauty Therapy

The Diploma of Beauty Therapy will take you one step further in fulling your passions in making it in the beauty industry! You will gain practical experience using quality products and will start on the path of working as a beauty therapist in a salon; or starting your own beauty treatment business.

Business and Management

A short course in Business Management will set you up with invaluable skills that will help in any workplace. Short courses cover areas such as Human Resources, Leadership and Management, Business, and Business Administration. These short courses will equip you to run your own business, or give you valuable skills to use in your current employment.

Information and Technology

IT skills are pivotal in any workplace, and a well-trained IT professional will never be without a job! A career in IT is universal, which means the skills you learn can be put into practice anywhere in the world. Learn up-to-date skills in IT Networking and get started in your career with these short courses.

Short courses can be available both online or in class, and because they are short, you will be able to fast-track your career. Check out TrainSmart website for more inspiration on short courses.

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