Why Ironwood

5 Great reasons to study at Ironwood

Australian national accredited and internationally recognised qualifications

Ironwood is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Number: 40287) and registered on Commonwealth Register of Institutions and Courses for Overseas Students (CRICOS Number: 03039E). This means we meet administrative, delivery, staffing, facility, marketing, financial, quality assurance and assessment standards agreed to by the Federal, State and Territory Governments in Australia.

Please note: Australian qualifications are recognised in most countries, however if you wish to gain professional recognition within another country outside Australia upon completion of your studies, you are advised to approach the relevant professional body to discuss your proposed program of study, prior to commencing your studies.

Great training facilities

The campus is in the heart of Adelaide City Centre, which offers an excellent blend of history, culture, modern lifestyle and a friendly learning environment. The site delivers not only a state of-the-art learning and information hub but also provides all student support services and is well connected by public transport (bus, tram and train). The Ironwood campus also features flexible teaching rooms designed for online collaboration and computer workstations available for learning. Horticulture students will also have access to real commercial horticulture site for practical training.

Qualified Staff

We understand that skilled and competent educators equal successful course outcomes for our students. Our trainers and assessors are qualified in their specialised areas with current industry knowledge which they are expert at transferring to their students. Please refer to Ironwood Team

Student Focused Support

Ironwood has professional and friendly staff to assist students in a broad range of areas, including academic and non-academic matters. Please refer to Students support services.

Pathway to Universities

Ironwood offers a range of accessible and affordable pathways within the Institute and also to other higher education providers. Ironwood has established strong connections with industry and higher education institutions in Australia to offer an ideal platform to our students to plan their careers from gaining hands on skills through to leading the organisations of the future. Please refer to University Pathways.

Specialist provider of Agribusiness and Horticulture training

Ironwood is one of the only providers offering both horticulture and agribusiness programs to the international and domestic market.   With courses ranging from an introduction to horticulture to business skills for future industry leaders, Ironwood has both the technical skills and industry links to give students a great path for their careers.

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