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Stretch yourself

Whether you want to extend your mind, your body or your ability to guide others, The Career Academy has an accredited online course to help you succeed.

Feel better, beat stress, grow your life; your journey starts here!

Interior Design


Good design enhances life and is a visual language, communicating subtle or overt messages to the end user. Accredited by the Interior Design Institute, this course will teach you everything you need to know about Interior Design. You’ll learn to use your flair and creativity, while using technical and practical skills to translate your ideas into reality.

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Digital Marketing


Delivered by expert practitioners working in the digital marketing sector, this diploma will teach you to improve website conversion rates and increase online revenue and lead generation. If you want to master the fast growing marketing discipline of Conversion Rate Optimisation (CRO), this course is for you!

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Child Development


This certificate is focused for people wanting to or already are working with children as well as anyone wanting to develop skills for a career in childcare. This certificate is comprised of the following courses – Introduction to Early Childhood Development and Care, Child Psychology and Children’s Nutrition.

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Private Investigation

Being a private investigator is a legitimate career involving painstaking research, specialised skills and an understanding of the legal system. You may become involved in a range of work from insurance fraud and burglary investigations to missing persons and domestic cases.

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Child Nutrition


Nutritional habits, once formed, can be hard to break. A child who develops a sweet tooth and dislike for vegetables will find it much harder to maintain a healthy diet through their later life than a child raised with a balanced diet of fresh fruit, vegetables, grains, meat and dairy. So it is important to ensure good habits are established early.

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Digital Photography

Photography course

Check out our exciting new Diploma in Digital Photography. Start creating exceptional images with expertise and trade secrets from a professional photographer.

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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. We are also an ICB Accredited Training Provider.