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How H&H Supports Your Study

Are you thinking about embarking on a course with h&h? That’s a great decision! We know you will love our informative courses and they will set you up for a bright future. We also know that you’ll thrive in our friendly and welcoming community of staff, team...

Is Your College Legitimate?

When it comes to adult education, there are some operators out there that are less than legitimate. Some are quick to take (a lot of) your money without actually giving you the correct qualifications required to work in your chosen industry. Firstly, you can rest...

Meet The Graduate

Meet The Graduate – Olivia Brettle, 22, Aged Care Worker In a new series of blogs, we are going to introduce you to some of our very special graduates. Firstly, we’d love to introduce you to 22-year-old  Olivia Brettle, who studied Aged Care and Individual Support...

The Importance of Self Care

The Importance of Self Care Working as a carer, be it for children, the aged or the disabled, is a highly rewarding career. However, as with any job, it can sometimes be draining and emotional, perhaps sometimes even more so as we develop strong bonds and friendships...

You Are Never Too Old

You Are Never Too Old At h&h, we believe that anyone of any age can follow their dreams and achieve their goals, and we support our students of all ages in doing exactly that. We become so inspired when we see people in their twilight years taking up yoga,...

Why Should You Study Business?

Why Should You Study Business? Are you wondering why you may need business skills to apply to your chosen career? There are so many amazing reasons to study business, no matter what field of work you decide to enter into. Knowing how to run a business of any kind will...

Why should I undertake adult education?

Why should I undertake adult education? Great question, thank you for asking! People of a more mature age choose to undertake study for a variety of reasons. Perhaps you didn’t have the chance to finish your studies from years before? You might be bored with your...

Should I study from home or on campus?

Should I study from home or on campus? h&h Accredited Training Australasia is one of the leading accredited providers of government funded vocational education.  A family owned and operated college located in the heart of Granville, NSW, h&h caters to a wide...

Six Benefits of a Traineeship

Six Benefits of a Traineeship Are you thinking of doing a traineeship? That’s some smart thinking on your part. Here, we explain the multiple benefits you’ll gain from undergoing on-the-job study with h&h. LEARN ON THE JOB A traineeship allows you to continue...

How To Get Ahead In Your Studies And Your Career

How To Get Ahead In Your Studies And Your Career Want to maximise your studies and get ahead in your career from the get-go? Follow this super-helpful advice! BE OPEN Stay open to all or any new work experiences and learnings. Keeping up to date with advancements in...

How To Avoid Burn Out

How To Avoid Burn Out If you’re studying, raising a family, working full or part time, or even simply trying to do one of these things (let alone all of them), you’re going to find yourself at risk of burnout at some point. At h&h, that’s the last thing we want...

Four Steps For Seamless Study!

Four Steps For Seamless Study! As an adult, you automatically juggle many responsibilities. At any given time, you could have a full or part-time job, the responsibility of running a home, looking after loved ones and/or parenting little ones and of course, bills to...

First Aid Training – Yes, You Should Have It!

First Aid Training – Yes, You Should Have It! Did you know that on average, the NSW Ambulance Service alone responds to some kind of health scare or emergency call every 27 seconds? These statistics are quite frightening and highlight just how important it is that all...

ALL ABOUT THE NDIS

ALL ABOUT THE NDIS What is the NDIS? We are so glad you asked. The NDIS (or National Disability Insurance Scheme) was initiated by the Australian government in 2013 to assist people living with disabilities. The aim is to create a ‘managed market’ for disability...

All About Distance Learning

All About Distance Learning Are you interested in starting a new career but can’t get to campus to study? Don’t stress! At h&h, we offer Distance Learning for people who live within the Sydney metropolitan area, which means you can carry on with your...

Five Tips To Get The Most From Your Adult Education

As adults, we have a tendency to overthink things and we can often be quite hard on ourselves. We may feel we are ‘too old’ to begin a new career or ‘not qualified enough’ or just plain ‘too busy’ to take on a life changing and lifestyle improving course.  You know...

Relationships with Family Members

Whether the course you’re undertaking will qualify you to work with children, the disabled or the aged community, you will need to have skills to communicate and build relationships with the family members of those in your care. This is a vital part of the care...

Food Preparation in the Carer’s Workplace

In Early Childhood, Disability and Aged Care settings, we can make huge differences in the lives of children, parents and other family members, and a large part of that includes how we prepare their food and make meal times an enjoyable experience. For this reason,...

Three Ways To Tap Into Your Creativity

When you have a job and career that involves caring for either children, the disabled or the elderly, there will always be a time when you need to get creative in the activities you carry out with them. Whether it’s art, drawing or drama, or music and dancing,...

Seven Foods To Help You Concentrate (and some to avoid )

We get it … studying as an adult, with all your other responsibilities can be challenging at best. If you have family to care for on top of work commitments, finding the time – or indeed the motivation and mind clarity - to study can be even harder. Did you know that...

How Further Study Can Make You Happy

Have you ever wondered what real happiness is? What is the actual secret to happiness? It's something most humans ponder on a daily or weekly basis, but sometimes it can elude us. Other times, it is present in a fleeting moment, a week-long celebration (like the...

Why Sleep is So Important When Studying

Are you getting enough sleep? It’s super important that you get a quality eight hours or more each night, especially when studying.  We spoke to Cheryl Fingleson, The Sleep Coach, on how and why sleep can help you study more efficiently and retain information better. ...

How To Stress Less When You’re Studying

Juggling study, a job and possibly even a family can sometimes be overwhelming, and it can be difficult working out how you will fit everything in. To help you out, we’ve listed a few top tips that will keep you organised and on top of your workload and hopefully even...

So, you want to be a Disability Care Worker?

Good for you! You’ve have chosen the most wonderful career path! 

In this line of work, you will give back to the community, while being part of a growing industry.  Disability care work offers job satisfaction like few other employment choices do. As a disability...

Why Aged Care is a Truly Exciting Career Choice

There’s never been a better time to begin or further your career in the Aged Care sector. The number of aged care job vacancies is doubling year on year and there are approximately four times more aged care jobs available than there are people looking to fill these...