International Career Institute

Introduction

The International Career Institute (ICI) is a 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 career and lifestyle focused courses to a broad range of adult learners regardless of location or prior experience and education. 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 industries,
  • 32% of ICI students are in fact employees of companies and government departments. Course fees have either been partially or fully funded by employers.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programmes

This school also offers:

Course

Course in Advertising

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI offers an advertising program aimed at individuals looking for a brief yet comprehensive course. Take the course quickly and conveniently through online distance learning and be able to build a career in advertising in no time. [+]

ICI offers an advertising program aimed at individuals looking for a brief yet comprehensive course. Take the course quickly and conveniently through online distance learning and be able to build a career in advertising in no time.

Course Outline

Our advertising curriculum is divided into three parts, namely:

Advertising; Selling; and Distribution and Channels of Distribution

The Advertising section is composed of the following chapters:

General Concepts of Advertising The Advertising Agency The Creative Process in Advertising Memory Mechanisms in Advertising

Selling section includes:

Sales Promotion Personal Sales

For Distribution and Channels of Distribution:... [-]


Course in Beauty Therapy and Make-up

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s beauty therapy and make-up course gives you exceptional training in all aspects relevant to make people be at their best. Developed by beauty experts and industry professionals, our course delivers the best-kept secrets and the most advanced techniques to give you the edge in beauty services. [+]

ICI’s beauty therapy and make-up course gives you exceptional training in all aspects relevant to make people be at their best. Developed by beauty experts and industry professionals, our course delivers the best-kept secrets and the most advanced techniques to give you the edge in beauty services.

Course Outline Provide manicure and pedicure services Apply gel nail enhancement Apply acrylic nail enhancement Apply nail art Use electrical equipment for nails Apply airbrushed nail art Provide body treatments Provide aesthetic aromatic massage Provide & Plan spa program Apply aromatic plant oil chemistry to beauty treatments Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments Provide superficial lymph drainage massage Conduct financial transactions Apply techniques to update beauty industry knowledge Provide service to clients Apply knowledge of nail science to nail services Apply knowledge of skin biology to beauty treatments Advise on beauty services Develop a treatment plan for beauty therapy treatments Apply knowledge of anatomy and physiology to beauty therapy treatments Apply knowledge of skin science to beauty therapy treatments Apply knowledge of electricity to beauty therapy treatments Apply knowledge of nutrition to beauty therapy treatments Apply knowledge of cosmetic chemistry to beauty therapy treatments Investigate new products and services Demonstrate retail skin care products Design and apply make-up Design and apply make-up for photography Design and apply remedial camouflage Provide lash and brow treatments Provide facial treatments Provide advanced facial treatments Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Biblical Studies & Christian Ministry

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Getting in touch with our spirituality, beliefs, and inner faith is important for many of us. Some even go to the extent of sharing these to others. More than being a job or hobby, they treat is as their calling. [+]

Getting in touch with our spirituality, beliefs, and inner faith is important for many of us. Some even go to the extent of sharing these to others. More than being a job or hobby, they treat is as their calling. If your desire in life includes leading other people to find and nurture their spiritual needs, take ICI’s biblical studies & Christian ministry course. Our course will help you gain a better understanding of the Scriptures and Christian faith as well as guide you if your goal is to become a teacher, spiritual leader, or educator.

Course Outline Old Testament Studies New Testament Studies Theological Studies History of the Christian Church Major Religions of the World Christian Ministry Pastoral Care and Counselling Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Bookkeeping

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Employment opportunities are plenty for people with bookkeeping skills. If you have a penchant for keeping things organised and can crunch numbers fairly, ICI can help you become qualified to grab those opportunities. [+]

Employment opportunities are plenty for people with bookkeeping skills. If you have a penchant for keeping things organized and can crunch numbers fairly, ICI can help you become qualified to grab those opportunities. Our bookkeeping program is designed by carefully considering government and bookkeeping industry standards. It is developed with professional bookkeepers and taught in a practical and easy to understand approach.

Course Outline

The course trains you vital bookkeeping tasks such as:

Preparing financial statements Maintaining asset and inventory records Developing and implementing policies and practices relevant to bookkeeping activities Establishing and maintaining a cash accounting system Establishing and maintaining an accrual accounting system Carrying out business activity and installment activity statement tasks Communicating in the workplace Using technology in the workplace Applying principle of professional practice to work in the financial services industry Introduction to bookkeeping and bookkeeping principles Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Business Management

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s business management module will help you hone the skills you will need for small business or large business department management. It was developed by professionals with extensive experience in the business industry, discussing a wide range of topics that will help you build a strong foundation for your career in management. [+]

ICI’s business management module will help you hone the skills you will need for small business or large business department management. It was developed by professionals with extensive experience in the business industry, discussing a wide range of topics that will help you build a strong foundation for your career in management.

Course Outline

The course includes lessons on:

Establishment Procedures Management Procedures Communication in Business Problem Solving Staff Management Productivity Financial Management Marketing Techniques Career Prospects

Begin a stimulating and financially-rewarding career in this growing field. If you have the right qualifications, you can:

Start a job in an established business to earn experience. Boost your earning capability and enjoy job security. Work your way as a business consultant so that you can help others tap business opportunities and assist in establishing and improving such to ensure growth and success of the business. Have the power to start building your own empire and obtain the freedom of becoming your own boss! If you own the small business, you can work practically anytime and anywhere you wish without compromising on driving your business to success. Have your own retail store, start a franchised business, or enjoy the many benefits of a home-based business. ... [-]

Course in Catering & Cooking (Culinary Course)

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s catering and cooking course turn your passion into a highly fulfilling profession! Many people have included eating out in their regular activities whether to foster personal or professional relationships. [+]

ICI’s catering and cooking course turns your passion into a highly fulfilling profession! Many people have included eating out in their regular activities whether to foster personal or professional relationships. Additionally, the need to have food catered by a professional is a necessity on several occasions. Hence, there will always be venues for a skilled culinary expert like you!

Course Outline Commercial Cookery - Identify and Prepare Meat Commercial Cookery - Plan and Prepare Food for Buffets Commercial Cookery - Prepare and Cook Poultry and Game Commercial Cookery - Prepare and Cook Seafood Commercial Cookery - Prepare Appetisers and Salads Commercial Cookery - Prepare Hot and Cold Desserts Commercial Cookery - Prepare Pastries, cakes and yeast goods Commercial Cookery - Prepare Sandwiches Commercial Cookery - Prepare Soups Commercial Cookery - Prepare Stocks and Sauces Commercial Cookery - Prepare Vegetables, Eggs and Farinaceous Dishes Catering Business Practices Catering Employment Human Food and Nutrition Kitchen & Food Management Planning A Menu Beverages Scope and Nature Of Catering Services Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Counseling and Psychology

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s counselling and psychology course allow you to achieve a very rewarding career in a rapidly growing profession. You can find many opportunities to work in established institutions and companies as well as help people cope with personal and professional difficulties. [+]

ICI’s counselling and psychology course allow you to achieve a very rewarding career in a rapidly growing profession. You can find many opportunities to work in established institutions and companies as well as help people cope with personal and professional difficulties. We offer you a course developed and conducted by qualified professionals who are highly experienced and successful in the field.

Course Outline Module 1: Introducing Counselling Skills Module 2: Personal Development Module 3: Taking Care of Yourself Module 4: Maintaining Good Practice Module 5: Being a Listening Helper Module 6: Qualities, Skills, and Knowledge for Listening Module 7: Recognising Your Own Barriers to Listening Module 8: Establishing a Helping Relationship Module 9: Counselling Practice 1: Beginning the Discussion Module 10: Counselling Practice 2: Deepening Understanding Module 11: Counselling Practise 3: Working with Action and Endings Module 12: Being Prepared for Common Personal Problems Module 13: Understanding People from a Social Perspective Module 14: Understanding Individuals from a Psychological Perspective Module 15: Coping with Different Types of Helping Conversations Module 16: Dealing with Difficulties Module 17: Key Counselling Skills Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Criminal Justice & Criminology

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI delivers a criminal justice and criminology course that prepares you for the various challenges of the profession. Developed by experts in the field, we provide a comprehensive course that will train you to be effective in many positions related to battling crimes. [+]

ICI delivers a criminal justice and criminology course that prepares you for the various challenges of the profession. Developed by experts in the field, we provide a comprehensive course that will train you to be effective in many positions related to battling crimes.

Course Outline Criminal Justice Management Investigations Forensics Research Methods and Data Resources Introduction to Criminal Psychology Psychological approaches to understanding crime Psychology and understanding serious crimes Mental disorder and crime Gender and Crime Youth and Crime Psychology and the Police Psychology in the Courtroom Psychology and Crime Prevention Office Practices Legal Terminology Criminal Psychology Professional Practice for Consultants Technical Writing Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Criminal Psychology

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s criminal psychology course is your first step in attaining a career that can only be paralleled by very few professions in terms of being unique and intriguing. If you have the desire to understand the behaviour of offenders so you can be of help to the society and the victims, then consider our criminal psychology curriculum and learn from the experts in this field. [+]

ICI’s criminal psychology course is your first step in attaining a career that can only be paralleled by very few professions in terms of being unique and intriguing. If you have the desire to understand the behaviour of offenders so you can be of help to the society and the victims, then consider our criminal psychology curriculum and learn from the experts in this field.

Course Outline Introduction to Criminal Psychology Psychological approaches to understanding crime Psychology and understanding serious crimes Mental disorder and crime Gender and Crime Youth and Crime Psychology and the Police Psychology in the Courtroom Psychology and Crime Prevention Career Prospects

Criminal psychology is constantly gaining popularity. Thanks to numerous TV shows and movies that depict the enticing world of crime-busting, people are beginning to understand what the profession entails. Once you complete the course, you can apply your skills in determining a criminal’s intention and reaction. You can also assist in profiling and in rendering second opinions in witness interrogations and case studies. You will play a significant role in hunting down offenders and in legal proceedings.... [-]


Course in e-Business

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

The e-business course offered by ICI hones the skills required in establishing and managing an e-commerce division of a huge company or a simpler e-business. It was prepared by leaders in the e-business sector covering a wide range of lessons that will guarantee a strong foundation for your e-business career. [+]

The e-business course offered by ICI hones the skills required in establishing and managing an e-commerce division of a huge company or a simpler e-business. It was prepared by leaders in the e-business sector covering a wide range of lessons that will guarantee a strong foundation for your e-business career.

Course Outline Understanding e-Business – Learning the nature of e-business, its benefits, and how to start one. Planning e-Business – How to search for opportunities and everything involved in setting up an e-business. Building e-Business – Developing a website and choosing people to help you in this aspect. Protecting e-Business – Preparing for risks that may affect your business. Managing e-Business – Management, maintenance, and legal issues concerning your e-business. Improving e-Business – All about getting your business another step ahead. Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Event Management

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s event management course gives you the edge when establishing a career in events management. Fr one, our curriculum is prepared by experts in the events industry and delivered by successful events professionals themselves. [+]

ICI’s event management course gives you the edge when establishing a career in events management. Fr one, our curriculum is prepared by experts in the events industry and delivered by successful events professionals themselves. Thus, you are guaranteed of gaining skills that are highly relevant and useful in the industry.

Course Outline Introduction to Event Management Preliminary Steps to Plan an Event Get Organized Services and Specializations Venues Marketing Vendors Event Day Preparing for Your Career Getting Hired Starting Your Own Business Getting Clients Career Prospects

Our events management program provides you with intensive training so you can be confident when applying for various positions in organisations like:... [-]


Course in Executive Secretarial

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

To gain the skills you need to be an effective personal assistant or executive secretary, take ICI’s executive secretarial course. Our course is tailored to credible industry representatives so you can be guaranteed of relevant and quality education. [+]

To gain the skills you need to be an effective personal assistant or executive secretary, take ICI’s executive secretarial course. Our course is tailored to credible industry representatives so you can be guaranteed of relevant and quality education. Learn the skills conveniently and quickly, too, with ICI’s online distance learning program.

Course Outline

Our course will teach you how to:

Administer projects Implement workplace information systems Write complex documents Observe workplace OH&S (safety and ergonomics) Communicate effectively (face to face and telephone) Do word processing (MS Word) Make spreadsheets (MS Excel) Career Prospects

Our intensive training allows our executive secretarial course graduates to find confidence in their skills when applying for jobs. Many of them started as personal secretaries or executive assistants and advanced to managerial positions in time. What’s so good about this course is that there are many positions available for most small and large companies need employees with such skills.... [-]


Course in Fashion Design

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI offers you a fashion design course prepared with the most admired names in the fashion industry. Succeed in this glamorous world by widening your knowledge and honing your skills in fashion and fashion designing. Get your certificate or diploma conveniently and quickly through our comprehensive online distance learning program. [+]

ICI offers you a fashion design course prepared with the most admired names in the fashion industry. Succeed in this glamorous world by widening your knowledge and honing your skills in fashion and fashion designing. Get your certificate or diploma conveniently and quickly through our comprehensive online distance learning program.

Course Outline Introduction Fashion and Design Process Fashion Design Skills Fashion Design Careers Starting Your Own Business Marketing Your Designs Career Prospects

A career in fashion is popular for bringing fun and profit to qualified individuals. That is why many people look forward to entering the fashion world or starting their own fashion line. There are various fashion designing and manufacturing companies who would be happy to take in skilled fashion design graduates and ICI would like to help you become one of those. Work in top notch fashion houses, be employed by manufacturers of mass-market apparel, or build your own fashion design business with an ICI fashion education! ... [-]


Course in Fashion Stylist & Image Consultant

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

A successful career in fashion is envied by many. After all, there are probably very few professions that can rival the glamour of being a fashion guru. The world of fashion is definitely one of the most watched and many people are always concerned about what other people wear, celebrity or not. [+]

A successful career in fashion is envied by many. After all, there are probably very few professions that can rival the glamour of being a fashion guru. The world of fashion is definitely one of the most watched and many people are always concerned about what other people wear, celebrity or not. If you wish to work in this fabulous field as a fashion stylist or image consultant, then start with a program from ICI.

Course Outline Introduction to Styling Fashion and Design Process Elements of Style and Trends Styling Specifics Wardrobe Styling Colour Personal Styling Makeovers Business Practices for Stylists Marketing Career Prospects

Fashion stylists and image consultants can earn pretty well while prettifying well-known personalities and other individuals. They can work as an independent consultant or be employed by a fashion brand or a company that needs professional styling for their talents. Industries such as film, television, advertising, and publishing all need a good stylist to make most of their projects successful. On the other hand, celebrities and public officials employ image consultants to project the look they want the public to perceive about them ICI’s fashion stylist and image consultant course graduates will learn valuable skills and gain credentials to become:... [-]


Course in Floristry Design

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI lets your career bloom literally and figuratively with our floristry design course. To keep up with industry standards, our course is specially developed by experienced florists. We are dedicated to providing you quality floristry education to broaden your knowledge and hone your skills in the field. [+]

ICI lets your career bloom literally and figuratively with our floristry design course. To keep up with industry standards, our course is specially developed by experienced florists. We are dedicated to providing you quality floristry education to broaden your knowledge and hone your skills in the field.

Course Outline Introduction Creating Floral Arrangements Getting Hired Starting Your Own Flower Shop Getting and Keeping Customers Career Prospects

Our floristry course graduates spend every workday brightening people’s lives with their creativity in arranging flowers. Additionally, they get to earn extremely well in this exciting job. Whether it is getting employed in an established flower shop or opening your own florist business for more freedom and financial gains, ICI can help you achieve it.... [-]


Course in Frontline Management

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

A career in frontline management can be realised and fully maximised with ICI’s frontline management course. Behind our course is a dedicated team of industry professionals who are willing to share their expertise through the lessons below. [+]

A career in frontline management can be realised and fully maximised with ICI’s frontline management course. Behind our course is a dedicated team of industry professionals who are willing to share their expertise through the lessons below.

Course Outline

Acquire the skills you need in a fast, convenient, and affordable way as we offer frontline management course through distance learning. Upon completion of the course, you will be able to:

Implement effective workplace relationships Implement operational plan Promote team effectiveness Develop work priorities Monitor a safe workplace Implement workplace information system Implement continuous improvement Develop teams and individuals Identify risk and apply risk management processes Manage projects Facilitate and capitalise on change and innovation Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Hairdressing

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

A career in hairdressing is exciting as it is. Add the fact that it is a profession recognised all over the world (and therefore gives you many opportunities to work and be known in any or every part of the globe) and you will realise that you are in for a great career ride if you choose a hairdressing course. [+]

A career in hairdressing is exciting as it is. Add the fact that it is a profession recognised all over the world (and therefore gives you many opportunities to work and be known in any or every part of the globe) and you will realise that you are in for a great career ride if you choose a hairdressing course. ICI gives you all the training you need to start a successful career in hairdressing.

Course Outline

On scalp full head and retouch blonding services

Inspiration Client consultation Consultation techniques Client consultation Products Lightening products Workplace safety Material Safety Data Sheets Application Processing times Lightening stages Heat acceleration Toning Toning products ... [-]

Course in Horticulture

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

A career in horticulture is perfect for individuals who adore gardening, love working outdoors, and want to put their management, design, planning, science, and technical skills to good use. At ICI, we introduce to you a comprehensive horticulture course that endows you with skills necessary to be successful in this field. [+]

A career in horticulture is perfect for individuals who adore gardening, love working outdoors, and want to put their management, design, planning, science, and technical skills to good use. At ICI, we introduce to you a comprehensive horticulture course that endows you with skills necessary to be successful in this field.

Course Outline Plant Propagation Plant Protection Landscaping & Garden Design Crops Viticulture Cut Flower Growing Horticultural Technology Organic Plant Growing Permaculture Ornamental Horticulture Grounds Management Turf Nature Park Management Arboriculture Career Prospects

ICI’s horticulture graduates can enjoy a wide range of opportunities in many areas of the field including:... [-]


Course in Hospitality and Hotel Management

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Hospitality and hotel management course by ICI excels among others in terms of providing quality education in a quick and convenient way. Get the skills you need to start a career in this cutthroat industry without shelling out tons and waiting for years till you get a certification. [+]

Hospitality and hotel management course by ICI excels among others in terms of providing quality education in a quick and convenient way. Get the skills you need to start a career in this cutthroat industry without shelling out tons and waiting for years until you get a certification.

Course Outline

We take pride in our hospitality and hotel management course. It is developed by leaders in the industry and updated regularly to provide the most up-to-date information.

Introduction Organisation of the Hotel Workplace Staff Management in Hotels Control Systems Front Desk Management (Reception) Servicing Rooms and General Cleaning Building and Facility Management Activities Management Food Service Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Human Resources

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s human resources management course is developed in conjunction with the human resources industry and the federal government. You are guaranteed to learn with ease and finish fast because the program is brief yet comprehensive. [+]

ICI’s human resources management course is developed in conjunction with the human resources industry and the federal government. You are guaranteed to learn with ease and finish fast because the program is brief yet comprehensive. At the end of the course, you will gain skills needed to be an effective human resources manager.

Course Outline

Learn how to:

Manage human resource consultancy services Manage human resource information systems Manage performance management systems Manage remuneration and employee benefits Manage recruitment selection and induction processes Manage separation/termination Manage work/life skills Manage rehabilitation/return to work programs Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Import-Export

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s Import-Export (International Trade) course is one that you can quickly utilize. Regardless if you are still thinking of a business to put up, planning to join a global trade company, or wish to launch your existing business into the international scene, you will find the course extremely helpful. [+]

ICI’s Import-Export (International Trade) course is one that you can quickly utilise. Regardless if you are still thinking of a business to put up, planning to join a global trade company, or wish to launch your existing business into the international scene, you will find the course extremely helpful.

Course Outline Introduction – Understand your position as an import-export agent and as a business operator as well as how much you can earn. Starting in Importing and Exporting – Know the do’s and don’ts of importing and exporting, doing market research, and planning your business. Sourcing Products and Sellers – Learn about customs and buying and selling over the internet, test your market potential, and find products to import. The Agency Agreement – Find information regarding commissions, exclusive territory, contracts, and promotions. How to Find Buyers – Get tips on selling and entering markets. The Difference between an Agent and a Merchant – Familiarise yourself with payment methods and exporting process. Advertising – Learn how to write effective advertisements and press releases. Laws and Regulations – Be aware of importation permits and other restrictions imposed. Documentation – be able to identify and prepare documents required when importing and exporting goods. Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Interior Design and Decoration

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI gives you the opportunity to learn interior decoration and design conveniently and quickly. More importantly, you will learn all the skills needed to become successful in the field since our course is developed with acclaimed professionals in the industry. [+]

ICI gives you the opportunity to learn interior decoration and design conveniently and quickly. More importantly, you will learn all the skills needed to become successful in the field since our course is developed with acclaimed professionals in the industry.

Course Outline Introduction to Interior Design and Decoration Elements of Principles of Design Functional and Decorative Use of Colour Lighting Effects on Colour Planning a Harmonious Decorative Colour Scheme for a Client Light and Colour I Light and Colour II Light and Colour III Decorating Styles How to Decorate (Step by Step) Building Systems and Components Materials Furnishings Interior Planting Job Seeking Skills Starting Your Own Interior Design Business Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in IT (Web Design)

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI delivers a web design course that will keep you signed in the booming e-commerce and IT sectors. Our course teaches you everything you need to create practical and attractive web pages. As web designers become more in demand, you will definitely thank yourself for choosing this course. [+]

ICI delivers a web design course that will keep you significant in the booming e-commerce and IT sectors. Our course teaches you everything you need to create practical and attractive web pages. As web designers become more in demand, you will definitely thank yourself for choosing this course.

Course Outline E-Commerce Internet Marketing Computer Programming Web Scripting Operating System Management Project Management Establishing Your Own Business Career Prospects

Let your creative juices flow into the World Wide Web through a career in web design. Work from home or be employed by established IT and web design companies. Websites and web tools are increasing each day so there would always be a demand for the services of skilled web designers.... [-]


Course in Jewellery Design

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s jewelry design course is your key to a successful career in jewelry designing. The course is developed by esteemed jewelry designers and jewelry industry experts. You can finish it quickly and study conveniently in our online distance learning program.

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ICI’s jewelry design course is your key to a successful career in jewelry designing. The course is developed by esteemed jewelry designers and jewelry industry experts. You can finish it quickly and study conveniently in our online distance learning program. Our modules feature easy to understand step-by-step guide to jewelry making and designing. It is also filled with valuable tips which you will find useful in your career as a jewelry designer.

Course Outline Introduction How to Design Jewellery With lessons on: Designing different types of jewelry Equipment and supplies The design process Making your own jewelry Preparing for Your Career Getting Hired Starting Your Own Business Selling Your Designs Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Journalism

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s journalism course is established with seasoned journalists to give you the best in journalism techniques and education. Journalism is a very challenging field so you need to get armed with skills that are desired by employers and appreciated by the public. [+]

ICI’s journalism course is established with seasoned journalists to give you the best in journalism techniques and education. Journalism is a very challenging field so you need to get armed with skills that are desired by employers and appreciated by the public.

Course Outline The World of Journalism News Stories Interviewing Law TV and Radio Writing Skills Features and Specialisms Courts Public Administration Where To Go From Here Career Prospects

Our journalism course graduates can begin exciting careers in media, whether in print, TV, radio or online. Gone are the days when journalists scored low in the salary department. Today, there are many opportunities for people who are perceptive and gifted with exceptional writing skills.... [-]


Course in Landscaping

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI gives you the opportunity to learn from successful landscaping professionals so you can acquire the skills you need to build your own career in the landscaping industry. Our course can be completed quickly and easily because we made all efforts to produce concise yet comprehensive modules. [+]

ICI gives you the opportunity to learn from successful landscaping professionals so you can acquire the skills you need to build your own career in the landscaping industry. Our course can be completed quickly and easily because we made all efforts to produce concise yet comprehensive modules.

Course Outline Landscape Design Landscape Planning Maintenance Cost Estimating Visual Analysis StreetScape Planting Design Visual Analysis Irrigation Monuments Exterior Lighting Urban Forestry Erosion Control Interior Planting Career Prospects

Our graduates can demonstrate the skills desired by employers so they enjoy do not only gain acceptance in the industry but also become preferred landscaping services providers. Aside from getting paid well, they can derive personal satisfaction in green spaces.... [-]


Course in Languages

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Choose from any of our 34 languages courses and learn fast at the comfort of your own home or office. ICI guarantees an effective languages program that provides you with efficient tools as well as boosts your desire to learn any language that will take your career or personal life to greater heights. [+]

ICI is proud to bring you language courses that took four decades to fully develop and now utilized by business professionals, students, diplomats and even by the CIA and FBI. Choose from any of our 34 languages courses and learn fast at the comfort of your own home or office. ICI guarantees an effective languages program that provides you with efficient tools as well as boosts your desire to learn any language that will take your career or personal life to greater heights.

Courses Offered

Are you still undecided on a particular language to take? Here are the ten most widely spoken languages in the world.

Chinese (Mandarin) Spanish English Bengali Hindi Portuguese Russian Japanese German (Standard) Chinese (Cantonese) ... [-]

Course in Life Coaching

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s life coaching course gives you the opportunity to guide people in their search for personal satisfaction and/or professional growth. Life coaching careers are very fulfilling because a competent life coach becomes a part of other people’s improvement as a person and as a career-driven individual.

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ICI’s life coaching course gives you the opportunity to guide people in their search for personal satisfaction and/or professional growth. Life coaching careers are very fulfilling because a competent life coach becomes a part of other people’s improvement as a person and as a career-driven individual. This career choice is very exciting, too, as it offers tons of opportunities to establish new relationships and at the same time benefit from its flexibility and earning potentials.

Course Outline Introduction to life coaching Individual perception Lifestyle organization The coaching processes Coaching skills Coaching delivery Coaching and psychology Meeting coaching objectives Objectives and planning Review and adjustment Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Marketing

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

While there are many job opportunities for people interested in marketing, only those with exemplary marketing skills can truly enjoy a rewarding and lucrative career. Learn these skills fast and conveniently with ICI. [+]

While there are many job opportunities for people interested in marketing, only those with exemplary marketing skills can truly enjoy a rewarding and lucrative career. Learn these skills fast and conveniently with ICI. Our marketing course is developed with industry leaders so you can rest assured that you will learn the most relevant and advanced marketing techniques.

Course Outline

Specifically, our marketing course will teach you to:

Research the market Identify marketing opportunities Profile the market Analyse consumer behaviour for specific markets Implement and monitor marketing activities Make a presentation Design direct response offers Analyse direct marketing databases Selling Distribution and channels of distribution Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Medical Secretary

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI gives you the opportunity to join the challenging yet highly fulfilling field of medicine as a medical secretary. If you are genuinely interested in health and medicine and have superb customer service skills, you can enjoy a rewarding career in this profession. [+]

ICI gives you the opportunity to join the challenging yet highly fulfilling field of medicine as a medical secretary. If you are genuinely interested in health and medicine and have superb customer service skills, you can enjoy a rewarding career in this profession.

Course Outline Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security in a medical environment Maintain patient records Controlling stocks and supplies Prepare and process medical accounts Organise schedules Maintain workplace safety Medical terminology Career Prospects Career Prospects

There is a bright future for qualified medical secretaries as employment opportunities are expected to increase by a whopping twenty percent according to the Bureau of Statistics. Hospitals, clinics, and medical centres all need medical secretaries to function efficiently and provide the services expected of them by their patients. From administrative and accounting tasks to managing patients, medical secretaries and assistants have crucial roles to perform.... [-]


Course in Paralegal

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI offers a paralegal course for individuals who wish to pursue a career in the field as well as for those who are already working as legal secretaries and paralegals and want to boost their credentials. [+]

ICI offers a paralegal course for individuals who wish to pursue a career in the field as well as for those who are already working as legal secretaries and paralegals and want to boost their credentials. Our course is developed with representatives from the industry and government to guarantee that the skills you will acquire after the course are relevant and current.

Course Outline

At the end of the course, you will be able to:

Apply knowledge of the legal system to complete tasks Carry out search of the public record Apply the principles of confidentiality and security within the legal environment Handle receipt and dispatch of information Use legal terminology in order to carry out tasks Assist in prioritizing and planning activities in a legal practice Work effectively in a business environment Produce business documents Contribute to effective workplace relationships Maintain records for time and disbursements in a legal practice Understand the processes involved in court documentation Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Photography

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Photography is an exciting industry that offers numerous opportunities to earn money, travel, meet people, or even just release your creativity. Not surprisingly, many people are eager to grab a camera and start a career in photography. [+]

Photography is an exciting industry that offers numerous opportunities to earn money, travel, meet people, or even just release your creativity. Not surprisingly, many people are eager to grab a camera and start a career in photography. However, it would be a total waste of time and effort to just go on shooting without learning the basics of photography and how to be a professional in the field. ICI gives you real advantage through a photography course developed by industry experts.

Course Outline Introduction to Photography The Camera Picture Building Lighting Advanced Composition Photographic Style Photojournalism Portfolio and Promotion Career Prospects

There are tons of employment opportunities for skilled photographers. The requirement can range from sheer creativity to specialized, technical abilities. Our photography graduates can find themselves involved in:... [-]


Course in Political Science

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI offers a political science course that you can take quickly and conveniently without sacrificing any significant lesson that will make you a qualified political scientist. Enrol in our political science program and be able to enter a field that makes a huge impact in the society. [+]

ICI offers a political science course that you can take quickly and conveniently without sacrificing any significant lesson that will make you a qualified political scientist. Enrol in our political science program and be able to enter a field that makes a huge impact in the society.

Course Outline

Our courses are prepared by credible insiders in the arena of public affairs and politics.

Introduction to Political Science Political Science Theories of Political Behaviour Ideology International Law Political Systems Separation of Powers Political Party Politics of Australia Political Campaign Elections Voting Public Administration and Bureaucracy Public Relations Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Professional Nanny

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI’s professional nanny course provides all information and training you need to gain employment in this fast-growing industry. Take the following units and start a personally-fulfilling and professionally-rewarding job. [+]

Certificate | Diploma | Advanced Diploma

Course Outline: What You Will Cover

ICI’s professional nanny course provides all information and training you need to gain employment in this fast-growing industry. Take the following units and start a personally-fulfilling and professionally-rewarding job.

Unit Description

Physical and Emotional Needs

Understanding physical needs and providing physical care Child psychology and responding to emotional needs Establishing an environment to help kids become independent

Safety

Identifying children who are at risk of abuse and harm Responding and reporting incidents of child abuse or harm Travelling with children

Health

Ensuring children’s health and safety Keeping a clean and hygienic environment Administering first aid and medication ... [-]

Course in Project Management

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Project management is a fast-growing profession and this is very understandable because almost every industry relies on project managers to oversee works from inception to completion. Government departments and private companies alike need dependable and capable individuals to lead their projects to success. [+]

Project management is a fast-growing profession and this is very understandable because almost every industry relies on project managers to oversee works from inception to completion. Government departments and private companies alike need dependable and capable individuals to lead their projects to success. If you wish to gain the skills required to become a project manager, enrol in ICI’s project management course and achieve a rewarding profession that is desired in many industries.

Course Outline Introduction to Project Management Project Management Scope and Formulation Planning Projects Task Delegation Project Implementation Project Evaluation Project Management Skills Leadership Skills Personnel Development Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Public Relations

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

A successful career in the challenging field of public relations is highly possible with ICI’s public relations course. After all, our course is developed by individuals who have mastered public relations. [+]

A successful career in the challenging field of public relations is highly possible with ICI’s public relations course. After all, our course is developed by individuals who have mastered public relations. Learn what they have gathered from years of experience in successfully shaping and evaluating public reactions as well as facts and behaviour for various organisations and individuals.

Course Outline Introduction to Public Relations The Functions of Public Relations Specialist Career and Skills Development Freelancing/Starting Your Own Public Relations Agency Finding Clients Career Prospects

Media-related careers can always stir interest in many assertive individuals. If you believe you have what it takes to enter the world of public relations, let ICI help you in honing your skills to make your dream a reality. Your certificate or diploma in public relations can open doors for you to become:... [-]


Course in Real Estate

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

A career in the real estate industry is known for being highly lucrative but intensely challenging. Without solid training and insider tips, you may not even get your foot in the door. [+]

A career in the real estate industry is known for being highly lucrative but intensely challenging. Without solid training and insider tips, you may not even get your foot in the door. This is why you need to take ICI’s real estate program. Our course is guided by TAFE and set with real estate industry standards to give you the best background when establishing a career in real estate.

Course Outline

Students assume the position of an employee at the Virtual Realty agency. Real-life scenarios are presented and students will interact with the staff and clients of Virtual Realty as they go through the course activities.

The course is divided into four segments:

Property sales Property management Agency services Business practices ... [-]

Course in Retail Management

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Managing a retail outlet entails specific skills. To possess such, enroll in ICI’s retail management course. The course utilizes techniques employed by successful retailers. Moreover, since it will be taken via distance learning, you can enjoy the convenience of studying at your own pace and place. [+]

Managing a retail outlet entails specific skills. To possess such, enroll in ICI’s retail management course. The course utilizes techniques employed by successful retailers. Moreover, since it will be taken via distance learning, you can enjoy the convenience of studying at your own pace and place.

Course Outline

Developing and Recognising Skills

Includes lessons on (1) Implementing staff training and (2) Assessing workplace competencies Leading and Managing People

Managing Human Resources

Includes: (1) Providing a safe working environment, (2) Administering human resources policy, and (3) Recruiting and Selecting Personnel

Managing Financial Resources... [-]


Course in Sports Management

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Sports management is an enticing field that is not difficult to enter if you have the right skills. Learn these from ICI’s comprehensive sports management course and be confident in embarking on a refreshing career. [+]

Sports management is an enticing field that is not difficult to enter if you have the right skills. Learn these from ICI’s comprehensive sports management course and be confident in embarking on a refreshing career. Additionally, you do not have to spend years to seize a certificate or diploma because you have the choice to get it in a matter of weeks at ICI.

Course Outline

Our sports management course is developed with leaders in the industry so you can expect practical and current information.

Sport – What it is All About The Context of Sporting The Voluntary Sector Sports Development Leadership Working Together People Organizational Management Management in Practice Management Challenges Marketing Event Management Personal Skills Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Teachers Aid

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Many people find satisfaction in being a part of an individual’s growth. As a teacher’s aide, you can experience this while enjoying an exciting and fun-filled career. Although this profession does come with challenges, becoming a teacher’s aide can be very fulfilling. [+]

Many people find satisfaction in being a part of an individual’s growth. As a teacher’s aide, you can experience this while enjoying an exciting and fun-filled career. Although this profession does come with challenges, becoming a teacher’s aide can be very fulfilling. Just enter the field prepared by completing a teacher’s aide course from ICI and you will surely find success and stability in this career.

Course Outline Educational psychology Office practices Classroom delivery Skills Course writing and development Careers Counselling Counselling and psychology Career Prospects

A teacher's aide, also referred to as teacher assistant or integration aide, render support to preschool, elementary, and high school teachers. They can solely assist in clerical and administrative tasks, work closely with students, or perform both as needed. Specific duties include:... [-]


Course in Travel and Tourism

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

If your desire is to go places literally and figuratively, then consider ICI’s travel and tourism course. Our course is designed to provide you with the skills you need to establish a career in the travel and tourism industry without going through many years of studying theories you may not really use in the workplace. [+]

If your desire is to go places literally and figuratively, then consider ICI’s travel and tourism course. Our course is designed to provide you with the skills you need to establish a career in the travel and tourism industry without going through many years of studying theories you may not really use in the workplace. What you will get is easy to understand lessons that can be completed without hitch.

Course Outline Tourism Defined The Tourism System The Development of Tourism Tourist Destinations The Tourism Product The Tourism Industry Tourists Economic Issues in Tourism Socio-cultural and Environmental Impacts Tourism Planning Alternative Tourism The Future of Tourism Receive and Process Reservations Access and Interpret Product Information Sell Tourism Products Services Source and Provide Destination Information and Advice Communicating Effectively with Tourists Setting Up a Tourist Business Career Prospects ... [-]

Course in Wedding Planning Planner

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

ICI gives you a wedding planner course that is designed and developed by industry professionals and experts. You will receive exceptional training in all aspects involved when planning a wedding. Study in weeks what others have learned from years of experience. [+]

ICI gives you a wedding planner course that is designed and developed by industry professionals and experts. You will receive exceptional training in all aspects involved when planning a wedding. Study in weeks what others have learned from years of experience. Acquire the skills you need plus learn all tricks and secrets successful wedding planners keep!

Course Outline An introduction to wedding planning Organizing yourself The ceremony and location The day of the event People and their roles Catering Flowers and decorations Invitations and gift lists Entertainment Transport Organising extras Your first meeting with a client Budgeting for your client’ s big day Setting up your business Finance Contracts Career Prospects ... [-]

Executive Diploma in Private Investigation

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Our comprehensive Private Investigator curriculum is all you need to start a practice in this exciting industry. We put in information that normally takes years to gain. Successful private investigators also share tricks of the trade in this all-inclusive course. [+]

Course Outline: What You Will Cover

Our comprehensive Private Investigator curriculum is all you need to start a practice in this exciting industry. We put in information that normally takes years to gain. Successful private investigators also share tricks of the trade in this all-inclusive course.

Course Units Using Criminal Psychology to Understand Crimes Tracking down/Locating People and Tracing Missing Persons Launching an Investigation Getting Results through Surveillance, Examination, and Expert Consultation Matrimonial and Domestic Cases Surveillance and Counter-Surveillance Espionage: Commercial Espionage and Counter-Espionage Taking and Reporting Statement Statement Taking and Reporting Investigating Fraud and Other Cases Public Record Search Setting up a Private Investigation Business Career Prospects ... [-]

Diploma

Executive Diploma in Forensics

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Forensics is a very interesting field as evidenced by popular TV programs these days. Below are the modules that wrap up this course. [+]

Course Outline: What You Will Cover

Forensics is a very interesting field as evidenced by popular TV programs these days. Below are the modules that wrap up this course.

Course Units Developing Skills in Observing Investigation of a Crime Scene and Examination of Evidence Study of Hair, Fibers, and Fabrics DNA Profiling, Fingerprinting and Blood Spatter Pollen and Spore Examination Toxicology and Identifying Drugs Analyzing Handwriting, Forgery, and Counterfeits Manner, Meaning, Mechanism and Time of Death Soil Examination Forensic Anthropology Glass Evidence Casts and Impressions Tool Marks Ballistics Career Prospects

Our forensics course will surely benefit professionals in the field of law enforcement and private investigation as well those working for homeland security, intelligence services, forensics laboratories and certain government branches. The course uncovers the science behind forensics and discusses the most relevant tasks in this field. ... [-]


Executive Diploma in Graphics Design & Desktop Publishing

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

A career in Graphics Design & Desktop Publishing can be very exciting for individuals with an eye for design. It brings technical ability and creative prowess to the fore. Sign up for the course and complete the modules below: [+]

Course Outline: What You Will Cover

A career in Graphics Design & Desktop Publishing can be very exciting for individuals with an eye for design. It brings technical ability and creative prowess to the fore. Sign up for the course and complete the modules below:

Course Units

1 Learning the Basics

Colour Theory Computer Graphics History Resolution Postscript Bit Depth and File Size

2 Tools and Workplace

Computer Hardware Graphics Software File Formats How to Set Up a Studio Selecting Appropriate Tools

3 Raw Materials

Graphics Tablet Selecting Scanner Scan Basics Descreen & Black/White Point Fundamentals of Digital Camera Royalty-Free Images ... [-]

Executive Diploma in Mediation

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Very few careers offer immense personal and professional satisfaction like mediation and dispute resolution. Sign up for the course and complete the modules below. [+]

Course Outline: What You Will Cover

Very few careers offer immense personal and professional satisfaction like mediation and dispute resolution. Sign up for the course and complete the modules below.

Course Units

1 Insights on Mediation and Conflict Resolution

Dispute Management and Resolution Organizing Mediation

2 Setting the Foundation for Successful Mediation

Meeting the Disputing Parties Choosing a Mediation Strategy Gathering and Evaluating Information Developing Plans for Mediation Gaining Trust and Cooperation

3 Facilitating Productive Mediation

Starting the Mediation Session Determining Concerns and Agenda Setting Revealing the Interests Concealed by the Disputing Parties Creating Settlement Options ... [-]

Executive Diploma in Sales

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

There’s no mystery in sales. Opening and closing a sale are skills that can be learned and you have the opportunity to do so in this course. The following units make up our competitive sales program: [+]

Course Outline: What You Will Cover

There’s no mystery in sales. Opening and closing a sale are skills that can be learned and you have the opportunity to do so in this course. The following units make up our competitive sales program:

Course Units

1 Developing Skills in Sales

Selling Steps and Methods Opening a Sale: Building a Desirable Atmosphere Closing a Sale: Conquering Objections

2 Salesmanship Basics

Ground Rules of Salesmanship Managing the Sales Team Recruiting and Hiring Sales People Training & Motivating Salesmen

3 Salesmanship Principles and Concepts

Salesmanship Evaluation and Appraisal Design, Branding, and Packaging of Products Deciding on Price ... [-]

Executive Diploma in Zoology

Online Full time Part time Open Enrolment United Kingdom London

Zoology is one field that many people wish to enter since childhood. Let ICI’s zoo keeper/zoology course make that dream come true as you complete the following units: [+]

Course Outline: What You Will Cover

Zoology is one field that many people wish to enter since childhood. Let ICI’s zookeeper/zoology course make that dream come true as you complete the following units:

Course Units

1 Breeding Animals

Genetics Cross and Pure Breeding

2 Animal Diseases and Diagnoses

Types of Diseases Testing Diagnosing Diseases

3 Vertebrate Zoology

The Animal Kingdom Classification and Characteristics of Animals

4 Animal Behaviour & Psychology

Social Behaviour Instinct, Training, and Handling

5 Animal Health Care

Health Care Facilities Common Health Issues Detection First Aid Rehabilitation

6 Zoo Keeping

Enclosures and Holding Facilities Animal Husbandry Working in a Zoo Career Prospects ... [-]

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