Newsletter August 2008
1. WHAT'S HAPPENING AT ACS?
In July we enjoyed some very productive visits from representatives of two of our affiliates - Brenden Tempest Mogg from Warnborough College (UK) and Dr Chelvi Rajahkan from the Mind Map Business School.
BEAT THE FEE INCREASE!
ACS will be increasing fees soon, however we are offering courses at the current cost to those who enrol within the next 30 days. Just quote this newsletter offer when you enrol.
NEW COURSES ONLINE
Professional Practice and Consultancy
This course is a valuable guide to setting up and operating a consulting business in any profession. It has been developed to complement studies in the various disciplines taught by ACS, including Psychology, Horticulture, Agriculture, Leisure Studies, Business Management and Environmental Management.
Leadership skills are needed in all facets of our society: business, politics, religion, youth services, and leisure industries, to mention only some. This new course is relevant to all of those areas, developing your understanding and capacity to apply leadership skills.
NEW STAFF PROFILES
Jennifer McAnany B.HSc (Nursing), B.Naturopathy
We are very pleased to welcome Jennifer to our team of Academics. Jennifer brings a wealth of knowledge to ACS. A Registered Nurse with 15 years experience to her name, Jennifer is also a registered Naturopath, specialising in Herbal Medicine. She is also a member of the Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS).
Jennifer has a special interest in children’s health.
Linda Main Bachelor I.T (Software Engineering) – Completing
Trained as a traditional typesetter, Linda has 20 years experience in publishing and typesetting, graphic design, and multimedia and animation. She has worked for major newspapers, run training courses, and more recently has worked in technical support for a major technology provider.
||ACS is now an Organisational Member of the Association for Coaching. If you are currently studying in this field or just have an interest, it is well worth looking into joining as a student member. Check out their web site: www.associationforcoaching.com
2. ACS DISCOUNTS!*
Students who enrol in subsequent courses receive a 5% discount.
Enrol with a friend and receive a 5% discount.
Discounts for large groups are available (price on application).
*Only one discount per person per enrolment can be claimed at any one time.
Check out our bookshop. We have new titles and book descriptions being added every month.
4. BEST SELLING COURSES
- Human Nutrition I
- Advanced Diploma in Agriculture – Alternative Agriculture
- RHS (2) Certificate in Horticulture
- Animal Healthcare
5. STUDENT TESTIMONIAL
Nhys Freelance Writing
"I’ve tried to do correspondence before, but have lost patience waiting for the snail mail, and extended periods for marking. The speed with which each assignment was handled (by ACS) using email was excellent, and I applaud you! I will start on Freelance Writing 2 with much enthusiasm."
6. OUR CREDENTIALS
- Recognised by International Accreditation and Recognition Council (IARC)
- Highly qualified, experienced and respected staff
- A range of memberships and affiliations in the UK, Australia and elsewhere.
- Affiliations and articulation arrangements with a range of other colleges in the UK and Australia.