Security guard licencing in Australia

In Australia, each state or territory has their own authoritative bodies when it comes to the issuance of security guard licences. What confuses our students is not the difference in licencing bodies, but the discrepancies in training requirements. In this article, we will briefly talk about the training requirements for getting a security licence in…

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Online training – benefits and drawbacks

In 2011, HRtraining opened its online learning management system HRtraining College. Since then, all of our new students are enrolled online. After about a year, we literally eliminated paper-based assessment and transferred everything online. Admittedly, online training is the future. This trend is perfectly epitomized by the unneglectable popularity of MOOC (massive open online course)…

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Get vocational training OR obtain a university degree?

That is, without doubt, a question facing many high school graduates in Australia. Traditionally, there is a very clear boundary between vocational education and higher education. However, as the society evolves, vocational education and higher education have been emerged, to some extent. For instance, many institutions offer diploma courses that can be used to exempt…

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