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Gain an Industry Recognised Qualification

Complete an Industry Recognised Course!

Our courses are supported by Industry and Employers throughout New Zealand. The Career Academy works with hundreds of employers throughout New Zealand and overseas, providing courses for their employees and potential employees. The Career Academy clients include employers such BDO, Staples Rodway, Grant Thornton, Campbell Tyson, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Audit New Zealand, etc.

We also work closely with a number of Industry bodies such as the New Zealand Bookkeepers Association, Institute of Hospitality,  Institute of Counselling, Association of Administrative Professionals New Zealand, Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand, MYOB, Xero, Reckon, Accounts and Tax Agents Institute of New Zealand.

International Recognition

The Career Academy is Internationally Recognised by the International Accreditation & Recognition Council (IRAC). Click here to view our certificate.

International Accreditation

We have received the prestigious full accredited centre seal from ICOES after a rigorous evaluation and audit of the services we offer. The International Council for Online Educational Standards, whose seal guarantees a high standard of content with measurable outcomes from an ethically run training organisation.

Graham Consulting supports The Career Academy because they offer quality online courses to help student gain employment. Their courses are recognised by Employers throughout New Zealand and their students gain practical, industry ready skills to they can gain employment, and FAST! We highly recommend The Career Academy if you are looking for a job or promotion.”

Kendall Bushby, Recruitment Consultant, Graham Consulting

Related imageHoban has developed a successful partnership with The Career Academy, who provide employer and industry recognised courses to help students gain employment.

Kamila Kwiatkowski, Permanent Consultant, Hoban Recruitment.

Wolters Kluwer NZ has developed a successful partnership with The Career Academy, who provide employer and industry recognised courses to help students gain employment. For several years we have jointly published a series of CCH books for students of The Career Academy who are completing Accounting, Bookkeeping and Payroll qualifications.

Andrew Campbell, Head of Content, Wolters Kluwer NZ

“The Career Academy are an excellent online education provider, offering employer and nationally recognised courses that help students succeed in their career or business. Xero’s role is to support and inspire business vitality and success – and together The Career Academy and Xero are wanting to further support you, and we welcome you to the Xero community once you graduate to continue your journey of success in your business or career.”

Melanie Morris, Xero, Head of Bookkeeping NZ

We are an approved training organisation authorised by the New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants (Issued December 2011 under Institute ID 2086603)

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 In November 2016, The Career Academy was recognised by Deloitte as New Zealand's 35th Fastest Growing Company.

The Career Academy has been approved as an Education Institute Member. Students get a FREE 12-month membership to the International Association for Counselling on completion of our Psychology & Counselling courses.

The Career Academy has enrolled over 500 students in the Diploma in Accounting. Our Diploma in Accounting was reviewed by Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (CAANZ) and the content and assessments are recognised as meeting 9/11 competencies required to become a qualified Accounting Technician. Students with the required work experience complete the Diploma in Accounting, followed by an ethics module (PETH) and then meet with Bronwyn Porter, AT Specialist at CAANZ for assessment. Thank you for everything you have done for students Bronwyn and CAANZ - the partnership is fantastic and really helps students succeed in their careers or business.

"We [CAANZ and The Career Academy] are generally aligned in getting more AT's trained."

Jason Dale, Head of Eduction, Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand, January 2016

 

The Career Academy has been partnered with the Photography Institute & The Interior Design Institute for many years providing the highest quality creative diploma courses available online.

The Career Academy are a proud sponsor of SPCA. We donate 10% to SPCA for every Pet & Animal Care course completed!

Pathway into higher level study!

Several of the modules in our Diploma in Accounting have been approved to be used as cross-credits to Open Polytechnic's Bachelor of Business. We make it easy for students to pathway into higher level study.

The Career Academy is a member of the Flexible Learning Association of New Zealand (FLANZ). FLANZ is committed to fostering growth, development, research and good practice in open, flexible, and distance learning.

 The Career Academy has been approved by Reckon as an Approved Training Organisation

Beauty Courses Online

The Career Academy and Beauty Courses Online are in a strategic partnership with The Career Academy acting as a re-seller of a range of beauty courses.

Speedy Rhino are a premium nanny placement and maternity support specialist. They offer professional services for working, busy parents at short notice across Auckland whilst also offering gift hampers for new parents all across New Zealand. We have partnered with Speedy Rhino who are actively hiring our students, get qualified and take that first step towards a rewarding role working with children!

The Career Academy and the New Zealand Academy of Fashion have partnered to provide students with the best opportunities to set foot into the fashion industry.

Gain a qualification recognised by Employers!

The Back Office recognise that our Certificate in Bookkeeping enables students to gain a good understanding of Bookkeeping and sets them up well for employment as a Bookkeeper. Congratulations to Kerry Brady, a graduate of our Certificate in Bookkeeping who was recently hired by The Back Office.

The Back Office are also looking for other graduates of the Certificate in Bookkeeping. Graduates should send their CV and cover letter to arran@tbo.nz

Gain a Certificate endorsed by the Association of Administrative Professionals New Zealand

Many of our admin courses are AAPNZ approvedThe Association of Administrative Professionals New Zealand (AAPNZ) has a Strategic Partnership with The Career Academy. AAPNZ supports and endorses The Career Academy Certificates and Diplomas. AAPNZ also recognise The Career Academy qualifications as meeting the Continuing Professional Development criteria required to attain AAPNZ Certification.

“CCH Learning is really happy to support The Career Academy because they offer nationally recognized, industry accredited online courses to help students gain employment. CCH Learning have a strategic partnership with The Career Academy and provide their students with complimentary access to over $1,800 worth of webinar content from CCH Learning. This webinar content, along with the courses provided by The Career Academy provide students with practical skills to help them succeed in the workplace. All CCH Learning webinars are CPD verifiable.” 

Dione Kimpton, Manager - CCH Learning

Looking for a new job or promotion?

We are delighted to announce that HAYS Recruitment has partnered with The Career Academy to help you gain a new job or promotion. If you are studying accounting, HAYS can help you gain a new job in a CA Firm or Corporate environment.

"HAYS Recruitment supports The Career Academy and their students because they offer quality courses to help students become qualified Accountants. Their courses are recognised by Employers throughout New Zealand and we are delighted to be a strategic partner and supporter to help their candidates succeed."  

Eleanor Pierce, HAYS Recruitment Consultant

HAYS are offering The Career Academy students a FREE 60 minute, confidential consultation. If you are interested, please contact our friendly student advisors for further information on 0800 342 829.

Gain a Certificate accredited by the New Zealand Bookkeepers Association

NZBAI and The Career Academy have a successful strategic partnership and work closely together to develop the bookkeeping profession. NZBAI supports The Career Academy because they offer quality, interactive online courses to help students gain employment or set up their own business. Their courses are nationally recognised by employers and businesses throughout New Zealand. NZBAI looks forward to welcoming you as a new member once you graduate and continuing to help you on your pathway to success

Di Crawford-Errington, acting NZBAI President

See our accredited Certificate in Bookkeeping

"The Career Academy have partnered with KiwiSkills to offer applicable students the opportunity to undertake the International Computer Drivers Licence (ICDL). ICDL is a global qualification which is internationally recognised. ICDL certifies the computer skills that employers want and prove that you have the practical employable skills that are relevant to today’s workforce. This is offered FREE to students of The Career Academy who meet the requirements and will further boost your employment opportunities and make online study easier! Get skilled. Get certified. Get hired."

June Robinson, ICDL/KiwiSkills Manager


“The Career Academy offer nationally recognised online courses to help students gain employment or manage their own business. MYOB and The Career Academy have developed a successful strategic partnership and work closely together to help develop businesses and their employees. MYOB has accredited The Career Academy as an Approved Education Partner as they offer quality, interactive online courses. Both organisations are committed to helping you on your pathway to success in your career or business”

Shailan Patel MYOB National Account Manager – Education & Retail

The Career Academy has been accredited by CPA Australia (CPA) as a Recognised Employer Partner! CPA have recognized that our organization has demonstrated a strong commitment to providing high quality learning development programs and support to our employees and students. Thank you CPA - we are proud to play our part in helping to improve the knowledge and professionalism of the accounting industry. Pictured is Tony Adams, Tutor Manager at The Career Academy accepting the award from Rick Jones, Country Head, NZ, CPA Australia.

“The Career Academy are an excellent online education provider, offering employer and nationally recognised courses that help students succeed in their career or business.  The Chamber of Commerce’s role is to support and inspire business vitality and success – and together the Academy and the Chamber are wanting to further support you, and we welcome you as a new member once you graduate to continue your journey of success in your business. There are a number of member benefits including connecting you with business networking events, a business support line, potential employers, business savings, ensuring a voice for business and the best platform for success in your own business”.

Nicole Donahoe, Auckland Chamber of Commerce

O’Neills Personnel has a longstanding working relationship with The Career Academy. We support The Career Academy because they offer practical, interactive online courses to help up skill candidates. Their courses are recognised by employers throughout New Zealand and are endorsed by industry bodies. We have received positive feedback from candidates placed with CA - they are good people!to deal with!

Annette Sleep, Managing Director, O’Neills Personnel

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atainz, accountants, tax agents, institute, new zealand, accountants and tax agents instituteIn 2016, The Career Academy was deemed an Approved Training Organisation by the Accountants and Tax Institute of New Zealand. We received an award in 2017 for officially announcing the partnership at the 2017 ATANZ Tax Conference.

"The BCITO promotes the availability of Career Academy business management training to business owners with apprentices in the construction industry".

Greg Durkin, Stakeholder Engagement, BCITO

The International Live Events Association has endorsed The Career Academy as an Approved Education Partner. They have accredited our Certificate in Event Management and students receive a 12-month membership to the International Live Events Association on completion of this course.

We partner with leading recruitment companies to help you succeed!

The Career Academy works in partnership with Numero who are specialists in accounting, finance & supply chain recruitment. They also specialise in sales, marketing & digital recruitment.

 

The Career Academy has a strategic partnership with the Chamber of Commerce and offers students complementary memberships for selected courses. A key benefit of joining the Chamber is that students get access to a 0800 Business Advice & Support line. Students who are members and are running or looking to start a new business can call anytime and seek guidance on any business or employment related issue. The 0800 Business Advice and Support line is managed by Clair Wade at the Chamber of Commerce (pictured here with Daniel Hunt, Managing Director of The Career Academy).

Our courses are supported by Wiley!

“Wiley have a strategic partnership with The Career Academy, providing their students with access to the MYOB and Xero for Dummies eBooks. Wiley support The Career Academy because they offer industry accredited, quality online courses to help students get qualified and gain employment. The Wiley eBooks are natural complements to the courses that they offer, enabling students to gain a good understanding of the accounting software and preparing them for the workforce.” Dylan Senthilan, Account Manager – Corporate Sales ANZ

Whether you’re running a small business or seeking work, improving your small business accounting, bookkeeping and Xero skills will benefit you long term. It enhances your financial literacy skills, improves your efficiencies and effectiveness in the workplace and is a passport to international job opportunities." - Heather Smith, Author of Xero for Dummies.

The Career Academy is a Registered Service Provider with NZTE

Want to start or grow your business? The Career Academy is a Registered Service Provider with NZTE. Click here to Find out more.

 

The Career Academy is an Approved Training Organisation, certified by the New Zealand Bookkeepers Association, Xero, MYOB, Reckon, New Zealand Institute of Chartered Accountants, International Live Events Association, Accountants and Tax Agents Institute of New Zealand and the Association of Administrative Professionals New Zealand. The International Association for Counselling has approved us as an Education Institute Member and the Institute of Hospitality has endorsed our Hospitality & Tourism courses. We are also an Approved Training Employer, certified by Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand and have been approved as a CPA Australia Recognised Employer Partner. Many of our courses are Internationally accredited by ICOES, the International Council for Online Educational Standards, which guarantees you a high standard of content with measurable outcomes from an ethically run training organisation. The Career Academy is Internationally Recognised by the International Accreditation & Recognition Council and is a Registered Service Provider with NZTE Regional Business Partners Network.