Our Story

Our story is your story: putting you on the pathway to success, or continuing your journey of lifelong learning.

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In a marketplace where change is constant, you need to continually learn and improve your skills. But how do you find time in your busy life?

A new way of learning is emerging – short courses and ‘micro-credentialing’. Unlike many other short courses, Forge Faculty brings together the quality courses from a group of specialist colleges, each with established expertise and experience in delivering high quality online education. We’ll help you get your foot in the door of a dream job, stay relevant in your industry, or assist you to build your knowledge and skills.

OUR COURSES

Our partner colleges deliver nationally recognised and accredited provide qualifications. You can feel confident in putting your new qualifications on your resume – knowing you’ve received a quality learning experience from experts in the education industry.

HOW IT WORKS

  • Choose a single course or a ‘micro-credential’ course bundle. It’s up to you.
  • You can enrol online anytime and from anywhere. Or let’s chat about what is the best course or course bundle for you. We can have you up and running within 48 hours.
  • You’ll have plenty of time to complete your courses, allowing you to study at your own pace. Each subject takes between 40 and 60 hours to complete and you’ll have 10 weeks’ access to our online learning platform for each course. Need an extension? Speak to us about your special circumstance.
  • Once enrolled, commence your studies through our intuitive online platform, engage with your educator and fellow students, and participate in structured webinars on key topic areas.
  • You’ll be assigned your own qualified educator who will mentor, support and guide you through your coursework, assignments and assessments.
  • When you’ve completed your course, add your qualification to your resume.
  • Find out all you need to know in our FAQs.
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Your learning experience

Forge Faculty uses the latest technology and methodologies to ensure your learning is suited to you, and you’re ahead of the curve. It combines the flexibility to study how you want, the way you want with real-life projects and stories, employing technology that’s intuitive, engaging and fun.

STUDY ANYTIME, ANYWHERE, ON ANY DEVICE
Your learning experience will include access to materials on Canvas, one of the top 5 student learning management systems in the world. It’s a learning platform that delivers an intuitive cloud-based user experience which can be customised to suit your individual preferences. What’s more, Canvas allows you to view content across multiple devices, so you can access materials anywhere and anytime.

INTERACTIVE AND SUPPORTED LEARNING
You’ll be motivated and engaged by our courses that use up-to-date and interactive content, and provided with support and guidance by our qualified trainers. Learn and play, play and learn: we’ve made learning interactive. Test your skills and knowledge with interactive quizzes that provide you with instant feedback on your progress.

VIDEO TUTORIALS AND INTERACTIVE EDUCATIONAL WEBINARS
By undertaking our courses, you can bring your learning to life through access to thousands of videos from Lynda, a leading online education company that offers a whole range of video courses in software, creative and business skills. You can improve your practical skills through highly interactive, monthly educational webinars. From digital design to digital marketing, to setting up your website or improving your SEO, ask questions and share knowledge in these webinars. Topics are chosen in collaboration with students to address the skills and issues identified as most important for your career.

REAL-LIFE EXAMPLES AND PROJECTS
You need more than theory to be job-ready. To apply your knowledge in the marketplace, you’ll work with real-life case studies, stories and examples from real life that will make your learning journey more enjoyable – and more relevant. All of our assignments are based on real business situations so you can confidently apply your new knowledge and skills. Practical business projects will help you to build your portfolio.

Don’t study alone

ln the real world, you’ll be applying your learning by working with suppliers, customers, teammates and managers. At Forge Faculty we believe your study experience shouldn’t be in isolation. It should reflect the collaborative approaches you’ll be putting into practice in your working life. That’s why we provide ample opportunities for you to interact with other students and be supported by your own personal educator.

CHAT WITH OTHERS
Some people learn best through interaction with others. You’ll be able to chat with other students or with your educator in online discussion forums. Share your ideas and ask questions as if you were in a traditional classroom.

CONTACT YOUR EDUCATOR
Need to chat about your tasks and assignments? Want to ask questions? You can contact your personal educator via email any time and any day. You’ll always get a response.

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