What is the aim?Note: No refunds apply unless the course is cancelled by TAFE SA.
This short course is aimed at people who want to learn about investing in property, in particular, the local residential property market.
Principles from the course can be applied to many different property markets but case studies, field trips and class exercises will be based around the real-life local property market.
The courses cover many aspects of property investing which are vital to understand so as to maximise your opportunities to create wealth and minimise the chances of losing your money.
This short course will be offered twice per year. It is part-time with classes held outside of normal working hours. The courses are offered on weeknights and/or Sundays.
The weeknight classes are held on a Tuesday night between 6:00-9:00pm, at the TAFE SA Adelaide City Campus - 120 Currie St, Adelaide.
The weekend classes are held on a Sunday between 9:30am-4:30pm, at the City West Campus of Uni SA.
Benefits of the courses
TAFE SA offers high quality and practical property investment short courses that will give you a better understanding of investment and help you make educated and informed decisions when buying, selling, renovating, renting or developing property.
In addition to learning how to successfully navigate and invest in the property market, you are able to learn:
-The fundamentals of property investment
-How to manage your property and/or your property manager
-Renovate property for investment
-The basics of property development
-Which suburbs and what type of property to invest in
-Access to RP Data – a property sales database, usually only available to real estate agents and other property professionals.
The courses are taught by lecturers who are not only experts in their respective fields but also personally invest in property. The course coordinator Peter Koulizos is the senior lecturer and author of Top Australian Suburbs and Property vs Shares.
Renovating for Investment
This course is suited to students who have some knowledge/experience with property or have studied 'Fundamentals of Property Investment' and have an interest in adding value to property through renovation. Topics covered include:
- Understanding the renovation process
- Developing renovation techniques to oversee minor renovating projects
- Preparation and planning for your renovation
- Best finishes and colours to use
- Know when to call in a professional