Professional Internship Program

Professional Internship Program

Quick program guide

Price:

AUD $2,000.00*

Duration:

16 weeks (approx.)

Locations:

Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney

Industries:

Various

Overview


Gain work experience and bridge the gap between university and your career.

The Professional Internship Program can kick-start your career with online work-readiness modules and a professional internship that will improve your employability prospects.

Program participants spend time immersed in a host company alongside Australian professionals. The program consists of four online workshops with a 12 week full-time or part-time internship.

Navitas Professional and your host company will agree on a personalised training plan and allocate a mentor to you, so you, the participant, will get the most out of your internship and Australian workplace experience.

Navitas Professional is the only internship program provider to have an office in all major Australian cities to provide local support to our participants.

For more detailed information, download a brochure.

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Program structure

The Professional Internship Program is a 16 week program consisting of:

The Professional Internship Program is a 16 week program consisting of:

  • four online work-readiness modules to be completed at any time prior to your internship
  • 12 week full-time or part-time professional internship 
  • exit interview
  • graduation event

If one of your goals is to improve your English skills, we can arrange for an English language study option either before or during your internship.

Participants may join the program at any time throughout the year.

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Coursework

The online module** series includes:

The online module** series includes:

Online module 1: Succeeding in the Australian workplace by understanding culture, management and initiative
Online module 2: Succeeding in the Australian workplace through communication, teamwork and diversity
Online module 3: Express your personal brand with your portfolio
Online module 4: Work integrated learning - your internship experience

**Where appropriate, workshop content embeds performance criteria elements of the national Unit of Competency: BSBWOR404 - Develop work priorities in preparation for the vocational placement component of this program.

Upon completion of the online series modules you will be eligible to undertake an internship placement relevant to your field of study.

Throughout the program, a dedicated Internship Placement Coordinator will meet with you to discuss and assess your career goals, coach and help you prepare for your interview/s and find a suitable placement.

 

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Workplace experience placements

100% of our internship placements have been matched to our participants' professional background and future career goals.

100% of our internship placements have been matched to our participants' professional background and future career goals.

*Some placements may attract a $300 specialty fee.

Our network consists of 2100+ industry partners; from multi-nationals and fellow ASX 100 companies to small and medium sized businesses across a range of industries. Our wide network enables us to tailor your internship experience to meet your career goals.

Internships can be sourced across a range of industries, including:

  • Accounting
  • Architecture
  • Banking
  • Biological research
  • Charities and non-profit
  • Engineering
  • Environmental science
  • Event management
  • Finance
  • Human resources
  • Information technology
  • Insurance
  • Interior design
  • Logistics
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing
  • Media and communications
  • Public relations
  • Sales
  • Telecommunications

The work experience placement component of this course includes summative assessment according to performance and knowledge assessment criteria specified in BSBWOR404 Develop work priorities.

This is integrated throughout our authentic internship selection process that will build your confidence in key job seeking stages and experience real world workplace selection process. Once your placement is successful, an agreed personalised internship training plan, with your host company, will be developed and allocated supervisors will mentor and support you throughout your placement.

 

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Benefits

Professional Internship Program candidates graduate with:

Professional Internship Program candidates graduate with:

  • improved employability opportunities.
  • a professional job search portfolio including LinkedIn profiles, resume and cover letter examples enhancing the conversion of your job application to interview.
  • an understanding of the interview process including the types of questions to expect and how to frame answers according to individual experiences.
  • realistic expectations relating to employment in the Australian workplace.
  • an understanding of acceptable behaviour and practice in the Australian workplace relating to relevant Work Health & Safety (WHS) frameworks, workplace diversity, workplace codes of conduct, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and discrimination.
  • the ability to self-manage their daily work activities in a team environment. 
  • a solution-focus to workplace problems.
  • an awareness of how to give and receive professional constructive feedback.
  • an understanding of how to maximise the internship experience.
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Program inclusions

The following are all included in the Professional Internship program.

The following are all included in the Professional Internship program.

  • 4 online work-readiness modules.
  • 12 week full-time or part-time professional internship.
  • Internship training plan and appointed company mentor.
  • The option to transfer interstate for your internship.
  • Access to custom-built resume platform, myNavCV.
  • Free Cambridge BULATS assessment (valued at $240) and online BULATS preparation course.
  • Career counseling; before and during the program and after graduation.
  • Navitas Professional Certificate of Completion
  • BSBWOR404 - Develop work priorities Statement of Attainment.
  • All insurance required for the program.
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Quality assurance

Our focus on quality ensures you will receive current industry-relevant job training and advice, so that you can benefit from your coursework and internship experience.

Our focus on quality ensures you will receive current industry-relevant job training and advice, so that you can benefit from your coursework and internship experience.

  • Navitas Professional Training Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation RTO: 21663.
  • All Navitas Professional Internship Placement Coordinators have current exposure to the Australian workplace settings and will help you develop the skills you need to succeed in your career.
  • Navitas Professional are consistently engaging with industry to ensure our programs continue to meet current industry standards, so that students can be assured they have the up-to-date required skills for today’s workplace
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Eligibility

Applications for the Navitas Professional Internship Program are open to Australian citizens, permanent residents or participants that hold an eligible visa. To enrol, participants must:

Applications for the Navitas Professional Internship Program are open to Australian citizens, permanent residents or participants that hold an eligible visa. To enrol, participants must:

  • have recently completed or be completing a tertiary course of study,
  • be a native English speaker or demonstrate English language proficiency to a minimum overall IELTS band score 6.0 or equivalent, and
  • apply or hold an eligible visa if an international applicant.

For more information about visa requirements or contact your local Navitas Professional office to discuss your individual situation.

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Location, start dates and timetables

With our flexible online course structure, timetable and a choice of any state to begin your internship; you can choose to start the program at any time.

With our flexible online course structure, timetable and a choice of any state to begin your internship; you can choose to start the program at any time.

Contact us for more information or click on any of the links below to find out which city best suits you.

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