Who is looking out for your career? Your employer? probably not,
your accountant? we doubt it. However at ICI
it is our mission to look out for
your career interests. Not only will we provide you with the
most effective skills and knowledge we will also help you get that dream job
you have always wanted or even help you start your own business!
The International Career Institute (ICI) is an
Australian leader in distance education with some of the most
diverse course offerings available to students. It is part of a
network of affiliated colleges established in 1978 which
together educate tens of thousands of students yearly worldwide.
ICI students are given skills that will change
their employment prospects and increase their value to employers.
The Institute listens to employers, through its strong links to
industry. Our tutors are professionals who are not full time
teachers but rather practitioners who actively work in their field
of specialization. ICI currently offers over 50 exciting
lifestyle focused courses to a broad range of adult
learners regardless of location or prior experience and education.
President's Welcome Message -
Dear Prospective Student
We are glad you are visiting our website today. If you want
to prepare for a better, brighter future, you’re at the
right place! And you’re not alone. Right now, thousands of
ICI students are at home or work, experiencing the
convenience and excitement of our self-paced,
professional-level distance learning programs.
Just think: in less than a year from now – perhaps as little
as several months — you could be receiving your diploma in a
field that fits your interest, talents and goals. There is
nothing to compare with the sense of self-confidence that
comes from having specialized knowledge and skills. Your
diploma will give you the competitive edge as you pursue
exciting career opportunities.
ICI is a proven educational method, committed to student
service, and reasonable tuition prices which results in an outstanding learning experience. We hope you’ll join us
today. We’ll be right there with you from Lesson One until
Take the next step towards achieving your goals today by
learning how to enrol.
International Career Institute
ICI is recognized internationally. The Institute has:
- Established formal standing with various government,
industry and quality assurance bodies,
- Been supported by professionals throughout the world,
- Courses are developed in cooperation with government education
agencies and industry representatives,
- Graduates have obtained employment and
established successful businesses across a wide range of
- 32% of ICI students are in fact employees of companies and
government departments. Course fees have either been partially or
fully funded by employers. The following is a partial list of
companies and government departments which have enrolled staff
into ICI courses:
- Australian Red Cross
- Mission Australia
- Dairygold Co-operative
- SKILLHIRE WA
- BAO Australia
(subsidiary of Shanghai Baosteel Group Corporation,
- WorkWays Association
Inc - Job Services Australia
- Epic Employment Agency
- Banksia Financial Ltd
- ANZ Bank
- Verekers Law
- Australian High
Commission (Port Morsby)
- The Salvation Army
- Campbell Page Limited
- Care Australia
- Australian Institute of
- EBM Insurance Brokers
- Shield Mercantile
- Austech Institute for
- Charles Sturt
- Verekers Lawyers
- Melton Shire Council
(State of Victoria)
- Coles Group Ltd
- Sumitomo Metal
Australia (Japanese Mining Company)
- Australian Veterinary
- Calvin Klein
- Banksia Securities
Limited / The Banksia Financial Group
- Gunnebo Australia
- Devos International
- Emery Partners
- Shann Family Lawyers
- Hennikers Solicitors
- UnitingCare Ageing
- Leisure Link (Aus) Pty
- Alliance Network
- Brookfield Multiplex
- BCI Australia
- Clifton Productions
- Community Axis Inc.
- Davidson Trahaire
Corpsych / Accor Hotels
- Darwin International
- Employment Directions
Network (funded by the Department of Education &
- MAX Employment
- NSW Department of
- Department of Tourism,
Regional Development & Industry
- Department of
Employment, Economic Development & Innovation
- Pearson Education
- Hatch Associates Pty
- The Placement People
- MTC Work Solutions
- Maurice Blackburn
- NEATO Employment
- Campbell Page
- Employment Directions
- Alliance Network
- South Australian
- Work Skills Inc SA
- Melton Shire Council
- Lawn Tennis Association
- The Sports Centre,
University of Kent
- Prisoners Education
|ICI is accredited and recognised by the International Association of Private Career Colleges.
IAPCC accreditation ensures that the Institute has met IAPCC
in the areas of course content, course delivery, student
assessments, administration and the tutorial faculty.
ICI is accredited and recognised by the International Accreditation
and Recognition Council. IARC is a system that
provides recognition, approval and endorsement of
institutions provided they meet and satisfy a set of
academic, ethical and operational standards.
ICI is an institutional member of the
College of Teachers. This means it is an
organisation with an educational interest which has
agreed to follow The College's Code of Professional
ICI is an Approved Training Provider
with the International Institute of Complementary
Therapists (IICT). IICT is one of Australia’s
leading professional bodies representing practitioners
operating within the natural health industry. ICI
students and graduates are able to obtain IICT
Membership. Membership provides numerous benefits such
as access to discounted Professional Indemnity and
Public Liability Insurance. (Relevant to Counselling and
Natural Health courses offered by ICI).
ICI is an Accredited Training Centre
of the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers.
Students who complete ICI bookkeeping courses are eligible to join
the Institute which is the largest such institute in
the bookkeeping industry - world wide.
ICI is a member of the Australian Society
of Horticulture Science. AuSHS promotes the horticulture
profession, the study of horticulture, introduces codes
of management and ethics and provides technical advice
to government and industry organisations.
ICI is a member of Adult Learning
Australia (ALA). ALA is the national peak body for
the Adult and Community Education fields. ALA has both
organizational and individual members in all States and
Territories who reflect the diversity of adult and
community education. ALA is primarily funded by a
project grant from the Department of Education,
Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR).
ICI is a
educational member of the International Nanny
Association (INA). In 1985 nanny agency owners, nannies
and nanny educators from Australia, New Zealand, United
States, England, Canada, and New Zealand gathered at
Scripps College in Claremont, California, for the first
INA conference. Since 1985 INA has become the global
industry body for Nannies all around the world.
(Relevant to Nanny courses offered by ICI).
When you see the VeriSign Trade Mark, you
know you are working with a certified and trusted
provider. All transaction carried out via the ICI
website (online enrolments via the cart) are processed and protected
using trusted encryption security to keep your details
private and secure.
ICI is an approved training provider for
Courses Now and the MyCareer
Education Centre, part of the Fairfax Media network.
ICI is a CMA College Member and is found on the
Complementary Medical Association's
Education Providers. ICI has met the expectations of
this global organization which represents more than 100
colleges and 15,000 practitioners in the field.
(Relevant to: Counselling, Natural
Health, Nutrition and Massage courses offered by ICI).
Staff at the NSW Department of Education and
can obtain training via the International Career
Institute. Our registered Vendor Number with the
Department is: 100116706.
Our mission is to provide our learners with high quality courses
that develop highly effective graduates who have the knowledge and
skills to embark on a new chosen career or advance themselves in
careers they may already be engaged with.
"Real Skills for the Real World"
is the fundamental
philosophy toward learning at ICI. Our learning content, faculty and
graduate outcomes are geared towards imparting practical knowledge
and skills. The Institute was founded on the principle that the key
to success in today’s business and work environment is knowledge.
The International Career Institute is a private provider of
education and training whose purpose is:
- To create and advance new and existing career prospects for
- To instil within each student that the key to success in
today’s business and work environment is knowledge.
- To cater to a broad range of people ranging from school
leavers to men and women in established careers.
- To offer programs that focus on the application of theory,
concepts and skills so that graduates can meet future challenges
that may be presented.
- To provide curricula developed in consultation with
practitioner faculty who are industry experts.
- To support students with services that foster success,
personal development and career potential.
”Secure Your Future”, derived from the Latin “Munite
Futurum”, is our Institute’s motto.
To view our prospectus click on the link below:
ICI Prospectus (PDF, 2.04MB)