Holmesglen offers certificates, diplomas and degrees in:
Arts, design, and fashion
Our art and design courses are created around real world creative projects that give you practical experience with the latest media and technology. This emphasis on creative projects and practical experience will provide you with an impressive folio or showreel, to show employers or use towards further study.
Our purpose built facilities will enhance your learning and the quality of your work. We offer courses in sports media, animation, radio, TV, fashion, graphic design, photography, professional writing, ceramics and visual arts.
Business and management
In the world of business, experience is valued as highly as a formal qualification, which is why our business and finance courses are designed to give you the real world skills the industry is looking for. Holmesglen offers fully accredited accounting courses, many of which feature industry-based projects. A qualification in accounting, commerce, business, finance, administration, marketing, HR, project management or logistics could be where your future begins.
Building and construction
Holmesglen is the most comprehensive provider of quality training for building and construction in the state of Victoria. Whether you’re interested in a trade, running your own building business or managing large construction projects, our building and construction courses are relevant and respected in the industry. Offering diplomas and degrees in bricklaying, carpentry, construction, glazing, plumbing, painting, plastering, stonemasonry and tiling, a course at Holmesglen could be where your future begins.
Things move quickly in the worlds of technology, electrical and engineering. Only a short time ago, there was no such thing as an IT industry. Today some of the most exciting careers in the world are in information and electrical technology. Holmesglen invests in facilities and equipment so you learn using the latest technology and our focus on practical skills and real client projects while you study means you graduate confident, skilled and work ready. Holmesglen offers courses in an electrical trade, fabrication engineering, information and communication technology, software development and programming, web based technologies or gaming and digital media.
Information technology and multimedia
Things move quickly in the world of technology. Today some of the most exciting careers in the world are in IT. Our courses in digital media and technology will provide you with the skills and knowledge to be confident in the use of introductory multimedia and web applications. You will learn basic web page design, digital imaging, video,2D/3D animation and IT support.
Training in applications including Adobe Dreamweaver, Flash, Illustrator, Photoshop, Premier and Autodesk Maya will enable you to graduate with a basic portfolio of web design and multimedia work.
Environment and landscape
In today’s world of changing climate and carbon footprints, careers in horticulture and environment have never been more relevant or topical. Whether you’re after a career in conservation and land management or want to work in parks and gardens or a nursery, our courses are specially designed to give you an edge with government and private employers. Holmesglen offers courses in conservation and land management, floristry, turf management, horticulture, arboriculture and our new landscape architecture degree.
These courses focus on the design of furniture and the application of the design into finished furniture products or for a range of interior design careers. The furniture design course develops skills and knowledge required to design and produce individual fine furniture for display or custom production.
Health sciences and community studies
In our growing world, communities are becoming bigger, more diverse and older, causing the demand for quality care and support to increase. At Holmesglen we have a range of health and community services courses for careers where you can really make a difference in the lives of others. Holmesglen health and community services graduates enter the work force confident, skilled and work ready due to their training in our purpose built industry standard facilities. Holmesglen offers courses in allied health, community services, dental technology, justice, nursing, pathology and laboratory testing.
Hospitality and tourism
Our focus on work ready skills and practical experience is recognised by industry throughout Australia as a winning recipe for producing outstanding graduates. Holmesglen is three times winner of the Victorian Tourism Award for Education and Training and our cookery graduates have repeated success in the Apprenticeship of the Year awards. Holmesglen offers courses in cookery, bakery or pastry wine service, events or hospitality programs as well as thenewHolmesglenhospitality management degree.