About the School ACS was founded in 1979 by John Mason, who at the time was a well known Australian based gardening author and former parks manager, landscape designer and nurseryman....(Excerpt from page) Click to read more
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Affiliated Colleges If you would like to find out more about starting your own school and joining our affiliation network, please visit, or email our Affiliations Manager at [email protected](Excerpt from page) Click to read more
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Contact Us PO Box 2092 Nerang MDC, QLD 4211 AUSTRALIA        OR...(Excerpt from page) Click to read more
Design A Course The Australian Correspondence Schools offers around 400 short courses or modules (most are approximately 100 hours in duration). Around 200 of these are in areas related to horticulture....(Excerpt from page) Click to read more
FAQs Q. If I do a shorter course first can I get credits towards a certificate or longer study programs later? A. Yes. We will assess previous studies to give you appropriate credits. Doing it this way will probably take a little longer and cost more in fees though. Q. When can I start my course? A. Anytime of the year ...(Excerpt from page) Click to read more
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Free Course Counselling ACS provides a Free Course Advice service to help you make the best choice when selecting a course....(Excerpt from page) Click to read more
FREE Handbook Click here to download an electronic version of our most up to date course guide....(Excerpt from page) Click to read more
Job Opportunities OPPORTUNITY ....or a Crisis? Industry Needs to Wake Up! An Education Crisis Looming!   Agriculture and Horticulture Education faces a serious skills shortage over the next decade. Consider: • Over 50,000 people have left the Industry (Reported by Agrifoods Skills Council Conference, in Sydney, Sept 07) ...(Excerpt from page) Click to read more
John Mason (Principal)
Levels of Study Levels of Study: What they mean...(Excerpt from page) Click to read more
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Privacy Policy 1. Introduction  1.1 ACS Distance Education (ACS) acknowledges that the privacy of your personal information, and the security of your transactions with us is of paramount importance to us. ACS has data protection policies to ensure your privacy and data security. The ACS Privacy Policy sets out the rules we will abide by when dealing with personal information we collect from individuals during the course of our business. This policy is based on Australian Privacy Legislation and also complies with the European GDPR (General Data Processing Regulations).  1.2 In order to ensure that we meet and maintain our Privacy standards, we have appointed a Privacy Officer. Should you wish to contact us in relation to Privacy, please email [email protected] . 1.3 We...(Excerpt from page) Click to read more
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Skills Shortage
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