Courses - Australian College of Environmental Studies
Established in 1999. Registered Training Organisation No. 21740.
Head Office: Shop 3 / 90 Melbourne Hill Rd, Warrandyte. VIC. 3113
Phone: 1300 889 845
Ideal for the conscientious parent, this course focuses on the health hazards likely to be in your home and what to do about them. You will learn about chemicals in cleaning and personal care products, mould and bacteria, electromagnetic fields, and plastics (baby bottles...). For more detail, phone the Australian College of Environmental Studies on 1300 889 845 or click here.
Advanced Diploma of Building Biology (10194NAT)
Looking for a rewarding career change? Become a Building Biologist! The Advanced Diploma of Building Biology (10194NAT) is a nationally (government) accredited two year full time, four year part time course that identifies and addresses the health hazards in the built environment. Graduates are trained to conduct mould, electromagnetic field testing, drinking water recommendations, chemical, gas and particulate sampling. In addition, students are trained to provide advice to architects and building designers on how to design healthy homes to cater for people with allergies, electrical and chemical sensitivities. To find out why you should study building biology at ACES and how we differ to other international building biology courses, click here. Graduates from the course are eligible to join the Australian Society of Building Biologists. For more detail, go to the Australian College of Environmental Studies on 1300 889 845.
Certificate IV in Feng Shui (10189NAT)
The Certificate IV in Feng Shui (10189NAT) is the only nationally (government) accredited Feng Shui course in Australia. It is a ten month full time, two year part time course that covers both Traditional and Modern forms of Feng Shui and has been developed to produce competent Feng Shui practitioners at the highest level. Students learn how to identify negative energies on a site, how to conduct a sacred space, and through the principles of feng shui, create a home that supports the mind, body and soul. Austudy is available to eligible students (apply through Centrelink). With our flexible delivery program, students can choose to study on-campus or online. For more detail, phone the Australian College of Environmental Studies on 1300 889 845.
Are you designing or building your own home? Learn how to design buildings that support the health and wellbeing of the occupants that live and work within them. As part of the course you will learn how to rate building materials using the Building Biology criteria, and assess their impact on human health and the environment (embodied energy). For more detail, phone the Australian College of Environmental Studies on 1300 889 845 or click here.
This course focuses on how to identify, measure and reduce exposure to electromagnetic fields commonly found in and around buildings including extra low frequency electromagnetic fields from appliances, overhead powerlines and building wiring as well as high frequency radio/microwaves from mobile phone towers and wireless technologies. For more detail, phone the Australian College of Environmental Studies on 1300 889 845 or click here.