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Did you hate chemistry at school because it was boring? Daunting?   But now you need to understand environmental chemistry basics for your job?  Have a look at our  new Environmental-Chemistry course which starts at basics and leads you into the fascinating world of chemicals in the environment.  Become familiar with names like POPs (sounds friendly but it isn’t – Persistent Organic Pollutants) and PAHs (Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons released when fuels or organic matter are burned).Learn the difference between oxygen and ozone. Understand how, what and where chemicals occur in air, water and soil, including the good, the bad, the ugly. 

 

What is Writing?

By ACS Distance Education on March 16, 2017 in Education, Jobs Success & Psychology | comments

Everyone can write- or can they?

The purpose of writing is to communicate from one person to another. If writing does not convey the intended message; it could be argued it fails to be real writing.

Most people write every day - text messages on the phone, emails, and notes to friends, colleagues, family or others. Some of us write more, and some less; but there are few people who don't use writing to communicate -or at least to attempt communication.

 

 

How to select the right course for you?

There is so much pressure to decide on a career path and many people assume that by studying one course will ensure that they will be guaranteed a job once they complete their studies. This is not always the case. Many people also find themselves beginning a course and not completing it fully, finding they have large education debt (HECS debt) and then becoming a bit lost.

This doesn't have to be the case. Here are some recommendations that we often tell our students and prospective students when they are seeking advice on what to study...

 

What is CSS

By ACS Distance Education on December 17, 2016 in Jobs Success | comments

CSS is an important tool used for creating web pages

You can learn about this and a whole lot more in our html -writing a website, online course.

These are skills that are valuable in just about any business or office today.

If you wish to improve your own business or career prospects; this is a great course to undertake.

 

Do you want a job  that gets you out of bed with a smile on your face?

Are you dreaming of a  career in land management where every day is different? Or perhaps you want to have a job that combines production with ethics or even a job where you only work outdoors?  There are many career options out there for you ranging from traditional jobs in environmental management and planning through employment in recycling companies; water and wastewater management; ‘green’ organisations; parks, vegetation and wildlife management; farming and forestry etc.

With our increasing world population and the ensuing intense pressures on the environment, the world has never been in greater need of good land managers.