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Five Reasons why you should get a Training and Assessment Qualification

Training & Assessment QualificationI have to admit that I am biased – with 5 university degrees, I know the value of an “education”… Completing a training and assessment qualification is a good idea for just about anyone. Whether you’re an artist or a scientist, having this qualification opens up a wide range of employment opportunities. You can choose to study part-time or full-time, and combined with any previous qualifications, it is ensured to improved your employability. Here are five reasons why it’s a good idea to complete a training and assessment course.

It’s Nationally Recognised: By completing a training and assessment qualification, you are enabled to work anywhere in the country. If you’re a regular traveller, or thinking about moving interstate, the course caters perfectly to your needs. Positions all over Australia will open up to you if you have this qualification, even if it doesn’t seem relevant to the field you are applying in.

It Increases Employability: A training and assessment qualification increases employability across all sectors. A Cert IV in training and assessment gives you the minimum qualification to work within the industry, and you can choose to study further if you wis

It’s Transferrable: Even if you’re not currently thinking about switching jobs, employers will look favourably upon you for simply having the qualification – whether or not it is relevant to the job you are applying for. By completing a qualification in training and assessment, you will be showing potential employers that you have a wide range of skills. A training and assessment qualification proves that you have sufficient literacy and numeracy skills, as well as conveying your leadership possibilities.

It’s a Pathway: If you’ve ever been interested in teaching, completing a training and assessment qualification can provide you with a pathway into the industry. By completing the minimum qualification, you ensure your employability without needing to go to the effort to obtain a degree. If you’re unsure about the field you want to work in, it’s a good idea to take this course. It gives you a safety net if you’re ever in need of a job, and provides you with a wonderful point to work from if you decide to continue in the area of study.

It Increases Insight: Completing a qualification in training and assessment not only gives you the qualification itself, but increases your insight across a variety of areas. Taking the course can provide you with development in both your professional and personal life. You will learn valuable skills, transferable to a wide range of industries. By completing this qualification you have the chance to broaden your mind, and not only your qualifications.

In today’s world, finding employment can be difficult. But by completing a course in training and assessment, you open up a broader range of possibilities for yourself. You may not be particularly interested in teaching, but employers in any field will look favourably on your training and assessment skills. Consider taking this course if you’re an aspiring teacher, or just looking to open up your pathways. A qualification in training and assessment can open up career possibilities you may not have even considered.

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