Will a job Accept an Online Qualification?

Online courses have become more popular in South African over the years.‘Will a job Accept an Online Qualification?’ is a common question people ask themselves before they choose the option to study online.

Can I get a job With an Online Qualification?

 

The answer is yes. There are several employers who accept job seekers with online qualifications. Online courses are designed to give students job specific skills. Giving them an advantage over other candidates and helping them gain skills to perform their daily tasks. Many online courses are also catered to professionals who would like to update and improve their skills. Most online institutions are known for giving quality education. 

Reasons to add an Online Course to Your CV

 

Would you like to know how you can benefit from adding an online course to your CV? Here’s what adding an online qualification can do for you and your career:

It Shows You’re Determined 

Adding an online course to your CV shows that you are committed and determined to succeed in your career field. It is often not easy to express your desire for the position, so why not let your skills and qualifications speak for you. 

It Sets you Apart From the Rest

Want to impress employers and set yourself apart from other candidates? This is your chance. Online courses often equip you with skills that no university or college can give you. These unique skills can give you an advantage if you can demonstrate your knowledge within the field.

Showcase Your Soft Skills

Soft skills are those qualities that are hard to showcase during interviews. And if you’re looking for a way to put them on display, this is the best way. If you have a full-time job and other responsibilities, this will show recruiters that you are good at time-management and prioritising. 

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Other Reasons to Study Online

 

You now know the benefits of having an online qualification, but it doesn’t end there. There are reasons why you should consider taking this route. Studying online has many advantages, here’s why you enrol for an online course:

Study From Home

Don’t do well in noisy and distracting classrooms? Well, you can study from the comfort of your own home. That means you don’t have to dress up and make yourself presentable to sit in a class for a few hours. You can just sit in your lounge or kitchen and get your qualification.

Become Techno Savvy

Online courses will push you to become more techno savvy and broaden your computer knowledge. You will need to access your study material online, watch web seminars, upload and download important files, and more. These skills will come in handy in handy one day.

Save Money 

Studying from home means you will no longer waste your money. You don’t have to spend extra on petrol and transportation, and you won’t be tempted to buy food from the tuck shop on campus. 

Concerned about the credibility of your online course? Learn more about Accredited Courses here. 

Advance Your Career With Online Qualifications

 
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Last Updated: September 16, 2021

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

Cherri-Lee Rhode
Cherri-Lee Rhode
Cherri-Lee is the Head Writer and Content Team Leader at Skills Academy. She enjoys writing but loves the mentoring and training aspects of her job just as much. Her philosophy and answer for everything is 'skills are taught'. You can view her LinkedIn here

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