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What you should know about the Aged Care Industry
Did you know that working in aged care requires a certain level of expertise to work within, along with people skills, empathy and a willingness to care for and connect with older people. There are a lot of different jobs in the aged care sector
Announcing NCA’s NEW Learning Management System NCA iLearn
We are very excited to announce the launch of a brand new learning management system (LMS), NCA iLearn. With changes to our external environments over the last two years, NCA has strategically reviewed our qualifications, learning systems, and training delivery to ensure we provided as
NCA has launched Traineeship to Employers in the Community Services Sector
Fee Free Training – NSW Smart & Skilled Traineeships Under the NSW Government’s Fee-Free Traineeship Initiative, NSW Trainees who are funded under Smart and Skilled, and commence subsidised training on or after 1 January 2020, are eligible for free training! Traineeships and apprenticeships combine work-based
Get ready to gain ‘transferable skills’ for in-demand jobs in Australia.
Anytime is a good time to gain 'transferable skills' for in demand jobs in Australia The jobs landscape in Australia has changed, and continues to evolve, moving away from manufacturing and more towards the services industry with more than three in four Australians employed in
Media Release: NCA launches Project SX: Student Experience Journey Mapping Program
Project SX: Student Experience Journey Mapping After a successful launch and implementation of Project Kondo, a full website redesign and digital transformation initiative (nationalcollege.edu.au), in November 2019, National College Australia (NCA), a respected Registered Training Organisation (RTO) offering nationally accredited Certificate and Diploma level online
Launching Soon: NCAs Newly Redesigned Website
NCAs Website gets a complete makeover!We are super excited and delighted to announce the launch of National College Australia's (NCA) newly redesigned website. Same website address (nationalcollege.edu.au) but a completely new look and feel.Come Monday, 25th November, you'll be able to experience the 'refreshed and
How to boost study motivation and spark learning joy
How to boost study motivation and spark learning joy?Everyone can do with a spark of joy and this is especially true for students of online learning who for many can lose their learning joy or motivation to keep going. So, can you gain some joy
Want to be a Physiotherapist’s Assistant?
Do you want a career with endless opportunities? Given Australia’s aging population, the need for allied health professionals, such as physiotherapist assistants is unlikely to slow down any time soon. This is good news if you are interested in the aged care and community
Why work as an Occupational Therapist’s Assistant?
Why work as an Occupational Therapist’s Assistant? If you want a rewarding career with plenty of job opportunities across Australia, being an occupational therapist’s assistant can give you all that and much more. As an allied health worker, skills such as yours will continue to
What is a Behavioural Support Officer?
A day in the life of a Behavioural Support WorkerAre you interested in helping people with disabilities to improve their quality of life by creating individualised strategies that are designed to reduce destructive behaviours, such as self-harm, aggression or property destruction? With Australia’s ageing population,
What is a Disability Support Officer?
A career as a Disability Support WorkerAre you patient, flexible and understanding? Do you relish responsibility and love communicating with a diverse range of people? Can you work as a team, but are also able to work on your own? If you have all these
Flexible Learning at NCA
Ever wondered why flexible learning is so popular?Flexible learning at NCA (National College Australia) means that you are free to enrol in our courses at any time, and study at your own pace, anywhere, anytime. Since all of our courses are delivered online, you don’t
What is Diversional Therapy?
Understanding Diversional Therapy in Aged CareHave you always wanted to help elderly people, but don’t know where to start?Do you long to leave work at the end of the day knowing that you made a positive difference in people’s lives? Well, you’re not alone, because
Top 10 Reasons to Study with NCA
What are the Top 10 Reasons to Study with National College Australia (NCA)?Do you want to obtain nationally recognised qualifications in the Aged Care and Community Service sectors?Whether you want to update your skills or learn new skills, at NCA our focus is on empowering
Why work as a Mental Health Worker?
Why work as a Mental Health Worker?Do you want to make a real difference in the lives of people who suffer from mental health issues?If you have a caring and supportive nature, good communication skills and an ability to relate to a diverse range of
6 Killer Reasons Why Online Learning Rocks!
Ever wondered by online learning rocks?Also known as e-learning or distance study, online learning have taken the world by storm, growing to a $5bn industry in Australia over the past five years. So, why are so many students enrolling into online courses?Just imagine.If you could
Certificate IV in Leisure and Health (CHC43415) – Course Guide 2019
Certificate IV Leisure and Health (CHC43415) - Course Guide 2019Let's set the record straight about the Certificate IV Leisure and Health (CHC43415) Course. It's a course designed for employment opportunities in LEISURE and HEALTH programming. It's not to become a Personal Trainer as many people
980,000 Aged Care workers required by 2050, Royal Commission.
Royal Commission: Aged Care workforce needs to grow to 980,000 workers by 2050 The Royal Commission into the Aged Care Quality and Safety has revealed some startling facts about Aged Care workforce in it's first background report, Navigating the maze: An overview of Australia's current