Start Your Career in Project Management

3 Must Have Assets for a Career in Project Management A career in project management is simultaneously challenging and stimulating, where every day brings with it unique obstacles to conquer. This career path best suits those who are fascinated by the ‘how’ of making things, have a penchant for planning and like to liaise with…

5 Top Apps to help you Study Smarter

As adult learners, we can all use better tips for study that will support us to study smarter in the time we have available. Even with the best intentions, time-sappers such as social media, proofreading, making memory cards, reference keeping, and brain fade are familiar evils that get in the way of actual study time.…

Why Choose a Career in Human Resource Management

The Importance of Human Resource Management The importance of human resources within a company cannot be undervalued – the department plays a key part in how a business performs. Their duties are far more complex than simply hiring, firing and paying employees. This begs the question, what is the role of human resources? A HR…

7 Tips to Increase Your Productivity as a Student

As a student, you have a lot to do with what can feel like very little time. Alongside achieving the best grades, this is an important time to get plenty of rest, be social and take care of yourself. When you return to adult learning, there are some smart techniques you can use to increase…

Stocktake your year – Words of Advice from our...

Here we are at the half-way point of the year. Where did that go? June is a perfect time to take stock of your goals and how you are travelling with accomplishing them.   What do you need to keep doing well? There will be countless things you are doing well this year so let’s…

Self-Education Expenses – What Can’t I Claim?

Adult education courses are a great way to build on your knowledge, learn new skills, and progress your career. The good news is, they can also be a tax deduction for students. There are a few rules to know when claiming self-education expenses. The course that you are enrolled in must be related to your…

Why are so many RTOs failing?

In some recent high profile cases, well-known RTOs have collapsed, leaving students bereft and disillusioned – without a qualification and with a large debt to pay off. Why are these RTOs failing? Some other RTOs have lost their license to operate. There are a few key reasons why this occurs and all are related to…

How to find the best Training Provider for you

How to Choose the Right Training Provider for You

How Do I Choose Which Provider to Study With? This is a question we are often asked as more negative news articles fill news feeds breeding uncertainty in prospective students’ minds. It’s becoming more and more important to do your research and make sure you find the right fit for you. Choosing to get qualified…

Is the Diploma of Logistics Right for You?

  The Diploma of Logistics qualification (TLI50415) prepares current and aspiring logistics professionals for a fulfilling and progressive career in a growing industry. The College for Adult Learning prides itself on being able to offer a course which is as diverse as the people who study it. This qualification is packaged to continue to meet…

How Upskilling Can Increase Your Career Prospects

If you have reached a roadblock in your career, you may be wondering how to increase your career prospects. There are different ways you can do this; one of the best is to upskill. There are many benefits of upskilling yourself and it can be a lot easier than you think. Read on to discover…