If you are seeking a career change or returning to the workforce, our online FlexiStudy Diploma and Certificate courses are ideal tailoring learning to your lifestyle. FlexiStudy allows you to work at your own pace from home, and adjust course work to suit your schedule to maximise your potential for career success. No ATAR is required to enrol, and all of our FlexiStudy courses are nationally-accredited and provide industry-recognised qualifications on successful completion. St Patrick's offers FlexiStudy Diploma and Certificate courses in industry sectors that are aimed at helping our students advance their careers and get the skills they need to find great jobs in the emerging high-growth sectors of business, management, community services and hospitality.
What you receive with FlexiStudy
Our FlexiStudy program features customised course materials tailored to your needs, with the ability to set your own pace. Delivery of the course is through a blended learning structure - this can include face-to-face sessions, online learning, webinars, telephone tutorials and self-paced workbooks. A dedicated trainer is assigned to each student to provide one-to-one support throughout the course.
You are provided with one-to-one learning support with a dedicated trainer, who is available by telephone and email throughout the course. Your trainer is there to help with questions you might have and is an experienced industry and education expert.
You will have one-on-one sessions that are organised at times to suit both you and your trainer. These can be face to face meetings and/or telephone tutorials that form part of the assessment component of your course. This is the ideal study option for the busy adult learner.
Your course and assessment material has been customised and designed for adult learners and is easy to use. The customisation has been undertaken by industry and educational experts who are current leaders in their respective fields.
Applying a blend of learning options makes the course more interesting and flexible. Combining the options of face to face sessions, self-paced workbooks, telephone and email support and online learning, you gain a richer and more satisfying learner experience. You will be able to take advantage of webinars, watch practical videos, engage in student discussions, as well as complete and submit assessments electronically.
You can customise your course by choosing electives to go with the core subjects. In this way you get the course that meets your individual needs. We can assist in choosing the electives and advise on the best learning options.
FlexiStudy students will need access to a computer with Windows 7 or XP and Word 2010 or above. A good broadband or WiFi connection is also essential.
We offer nationally-accredited Diploma and Certificate online courses in industry sectors that are aimed at helping our students advance their careers, and to get the skills they need to find great jobs in the high-growth sectors of business, management, community services and hospitality.
You can view details on all St Patrick's FlexiStudy Diploma and Certificate courses, as well as course fees and payment options here >>