If you love working with people to help them to achieve optimal health, then there are many flexible ways to study for a quality course and potential career while learning at your own pace. Open Colleges has partnered with some of the best health specialists in the country to deliver these quality online courses.

Explore your passion for Allied Health in occupational therapy, physiotherapy, community services, speech pathology or nutrition and dietetics with these accredited courses.

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Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Nutrition and Dietetics)

Health workers, career-changers, those returning to the workforce and others with a passion for food and nutrition now have the opportunity to build a career and great prospects in their chosen field.

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Occupational Therapy)

Occupational Therapists provide an invaluable assistance to their clients by helping people live functional, comfortable lives.

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Physiotherapy)

This comprehensive allied health qualification could see you working in a wide variety of roles, including as an assistant to a qualified physiotherapist.

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Speech Pathology)

If job satisfaction, good prospects and a career in the allied health sector are high on your wish list, a career as a speech pathology assistant is well worth pursuing.

Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance (Community Rehabilitation)

The satisfaction of helping to improve clients' quality of life is just one reason for allied health's popularity as a career.

Get your body and your fitness career moving! Studying for accredited fitness courses has never been more flexible. Online courses include work placements to help you gain those valuable on-the-job skills.

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Personal Trainer Pathway

Get the skills and experience to become a personal trainer with this unique pathway program that combines two nationally recognised fitness qualifications.

Certificate III in Fitness

This course is designed for people who are passionate about health and well-being, who want a career focusing on fitness while instructing others. Learn to conduct fitness appraisals, develop programs, use fitness equipment safely, and advise clients on fitness and nutrition matters.

Certificate IV in Fitness

This Certificate covers fitness planning and programming, legal matters, client screening and motivation, program delivery and business planning. This course would be suitable if you aspire to work as a personal trainer, whether in an established organisation or in your own business.

Get the foundations you need to pursue a management or leadership role within the health industry.

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Diploma of Practice Management

Get the skills and knowledge you need to effectively and efficiently manage a health or clinical practice with the Diploma of Practice Management.

The fitness and natural therapies industries continue to grow in Australia, with greater numbers of people turning to natural methods of keeping their bodies healthy.

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Certificate in Human Nutrition

What we eat has a key impact on our health. Discover the various applications of human nutrition through this online professional certificate, including nutrition for sport and fitness, the role of a healthy diet, nutrition in children and pregnancy and nutrition for weight management.

Certificate in Massage Therapy

Massage is widely used as both a remedial and restorative therapy.

A career in the healthcare or dental industries can be hugely rewarding. Get the skills to move into or progress in these industries with these accredited, nationally recognised qualifications.

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Certificate III in Dental Assisting

Prepare for a career in dental health with this nationally recognised qualification.

Certificate III in Health Services Assistance

A nationally accredited qualification that can set you on the path to a career as a nursing assistant or health care aide.

Certificate III in Health Services Assistance (Assistant in nursing work in acute care)

A nationally accredited qualification that can set you on the path to a career as a nursing assistant or health care aide in an acute care environment.