Europe is, by convention, one of the world's seven continents. Comprising the western most point of Eurasia, Europe is usually divided from Asia by the watershed divides of the Ural and Caucasus Mountains, the Ural River, the Caspian and Black Seas, and the waterways connecting the Black and Aegean Seas.
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Course - Certified Expert in Microfinance
In March 2014, the Frankfurt School‘s most successful e-learning course “Certified Expert in Microfinance”will start once again. The online course, which is based on Frankfurt School’s broad experience in practical project work and theoretical business school education programs, is tailored to the needs of microfinance practitioners and loan officers, as well as all who are active or interested in Microfinance.
Frankfurt School delivers applicable content that will help to achieve personal career objectives and make an impact on the bottom line of participants’ institutions. The6-month part-time certification course matches individual schedules. It is up to the participant when and where to study. This allows balancing a busy workload and family obligations with an intellectually stimulating programme....
Velawoods English is the perfect way to get you ready for exams like IELTS & TOEFL as it is the only online English course specifically designed for self-study using
Velawoods English is the perfect way to get you ready for exams like IELTS & TOEFL as it is the only online English course specifically designed for self-study using the same complete learning programme linked to international English Language qualifications. It covers all the language skills: Speaking, Listening, Reading, Writing, Grammar & Vocabulary and the syllabus is aligned to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
This course is ideal if you know no or little English
39 engaging Lessons
100s of interactive practice activities
Unlimited speaking practice
The course tests are linked to internationally recognized qualifications
Certificate of Completion at the end of each course
In-course virtual teacher to explain key language points
Next generation e-learning compatible with Windows, Mac, Android, and iOS
Suitable for learners of all ages especially adult learners
12 months full access
If you’re keen to try university study, our CertHE Business and Management course online can be achieved as a stand-alone qualification or used as a stepping stone toward
CertHE Business and Management
If you’re keen to try university study, our CertHE Business and Management course online can be achieved as a stand-alone qualification or used as a stepping stone towards a Foundation or Bachelors degree. The course has been designed to give students practical and usable skills that can be used in both current and future employment roles. The study is based on specific business-related issues within the context of cross-functional modules that will develop your communications, presentation, writing, analytical and critical thinking skills.
Why study this subject?
Studying for a CertHE Business and Management will introduce you to a number of key and practical skills that can form the basis for ongoing career development. Learn about the structure and dynamics of different types of organisations, understand different leadership and managerial approaches, become adept at analysing, evaluating and interpreting information and data and discover techniques to solve a range of business problems....
Starting every year in spring and fall, the University of Freiburg in cooperation with Fraunhofer offers a series of training modules in the field of Solar Energy Enginee
Starting every year in March and October, the University of Freiburg in cooperation with Fraunhofer offers a series of training modules in the field of Solar Energy Engineering with a focus on photovoltaic technology. The certificate program will be offered in the winter and summer term. Upon successful completion of a module, participants will receive a certificate of attendance granted by the University of Freiburg. The continuing education modules are offered in a blended learning format: a combination of self-learning phases, regular online meetings and attendance phases (campus phases) in Freiburg. During the campus phases, students have the opportunity to network with faculty and fellow students, take exams and put their knowledge into practice in the labs of the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE....
The online Financial Advising programme allows you to acquire the necessary understanding that will make you a professional qualified to properly advise on current financ
A course accredited by the EFPA (European Financial Planning Association) to prepare for the EIP (European Investment Practitioner) certification exam. With this, you will be able to prove your worth and professionally yield high-level results in the field of banking and consulting which grows mostly in developed countries. The program is offered in an online format.
Credits: 6 ECTS
Duration: 24 Weeks
Methodology: Online with interactive content, virtual classes, and recorded video conferences.
The online Financial Advising program allows you to acquire the necessary understanding that will make you a professional qualified to properly advise on current financial products in compliance with current regulations. This includes, but is not limited to, topics such as:...
The Level 3 qualifications in First Line Management have been developed for Junior Managers, Supervisors and First Line Managers who have operational responsibility for a
CMI Certificate in First Line Management (Distance Learning)
The Level 3 qualifications in First Line Management have been developed for Junior Managers, Supervisors and First Line Managers who have operational responsibility for a defined area of activity and who wish to build on and develop their existing management skills and knowledge. This can be people at work or not working.
This qualification gives Junior Managers the communication and motivational skills to help improve operational efficiency. A more extensive qualification, our Level 3 Certificate in First Line Management gives you a broader knowledge of effective management skills while focusing on the specific management areas appropriate to you and your workplace....
Students will learn the Pedagogical Principles that guide the Montessori Method. Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to get a deep understandi
Students will learn the Pedagogical Principles that guide the Montessori Method. Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to get a deep understanding of the child development from 0 to 3, including different complementary approaches such us Emmi Pikler’s free movement theories or Elinor Goldschmied’s vision of playing area.
We want to propose an online learning program to contribute, with concrete proposals, in order to improve the quality of the education provided in spaces of early childhood, such as Kindergarten, Montessori Moms, families or any other facilitator.
International Montessori Institute (IMI) is a Montessori training centre with a primary purpose: to offer a classic and rigorous Montessori courses based on the main principles of Maria Montessori and adapted to the educational needs of nowadays....
Keilir Academy has been educating personal trainers in Iceland since 2007 through the IAK personal trainer programme. It is the most extensive personal training study pro
Keilir has been educating personal trainers in Iceland since 2007 through the IAK personal trainer programme. It is the most extensive personal training study programme in the country. Nordic Fitness Education is Keilir's leading online training school. The NPTC online personal training programme is built to European professional standards and benefits from our experience of teaching the IAK programme. By the end of the course, students will be fully qualified Level 4 Personal Trainers and will be prepared to work with clients in health and fitness clubs as well as being able to tap into their business skills which are developed in the programme to work as self-employed. The Nordic Personal Trainer Certification is:...
The programme gives you everything you need to be a modern HR manager. By the end of your programme, you'll have gained up-to-date industry knowledge, an have an industry
Please note that this is an English language course, and requires a good level of written and spoken English.
This qualification builds on your existing HR expertise and knowledge and is suitable for you if:
you want to develop your career in HR management with a professional qualification
you need to understand the role of HR in the wider organizational context
you have a CIPD Level 3 Foundation qualification and want to develop your professional HR knowledge
The CIPD Level 5 Certificate in HR management is 100% online. You work at your own pace, so you can easily fit studying around other commitments. If you want to get qualified as soon as possible, you can also complete the programme in as little as 4 months!...
This distance learning mechanical engineering HNC course is for learners who wish to work as technicians/technician engineers in mechanical engineering design, manufactur
This distance learning mechanical engineering HNC course is for learners who wish to work as technicians/technician engineers in mechanical engineering design, manufacture, maintenance and testing. Developed in consultation with local industry, it combines theory and practical work with the focus being on industrial applications.
The Higher National Certificate (HNC) Mechanical Engineering by Flexible Open Learning provides you with a programme of study over a range of disciplines to help you develop skills to progress your career through employment or further education at degree level. This is a Teesside University award delivered under licence from Pearson by Teesside University Open Learning (Engineering)....
The content of Level 3 Certificate in Business Studies qualification is focused on managing communication, business organisations in a global context, people management
The content of Level 3 Certificate in Business Studies qualification is focused on managing communication, business organisations in a global context, people management and finance, as well as an understanding of the research skills and personal development expected of a manager. It includes a broad range of highly relevant business and management subject areas, making it ideal for those who have started, or are planning to move into, a career in private or public sector business. The programme allows learners to acquire knowledge and understanding in a range of topics and to develop key skills they require to work in Business Management roles.
GSBF delivers high-quality and accredited programmes that are current and relevant. We offer over 20 programmes including finance, accounts, marketing, human resources and general management that are reflective of the new business landscape....
The Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA)
The CIPFA Certificate in IPSAS (Cert IPSAS) provides trainees with a foundation knowledge of some of the published standards, and important related documents.
CIPFA Certificate in International Public Sector Accounting Standards
Become an IPSAS expert - qualifications in International Public Sector Accounting Standards
CIPFA’s PFM expertise means that we have the knowledge and experience to help develop and interpret the standards, providing relevant qualifications and training to meet the needs of international governments (including local government), state enterprises, transnational organisations and public entities.
CIPFA Certificate in IPSAS (Cert IPSAS)
What the certificate covers
The CIPFA Certificate in IPSAS (Cert IPSAS) provides trainees with a foundation knowledge of some of the published standards, and important related documents. Successful completion of this course will demonstrate knowledge of the basic technical content of IPSAS and the ability to explain how certain events and transactions to public service organisations should be treated....
The Certificate level qualification demonstrates a broader knowledge of the professional consultant role. Typically takes between 3 and 12 months to complete.
The Certificate level qualification demonstrates a broader knowledge of the professional consultant role. Typically takes between 3 and 12 months to complete. (Two assignments)
Five instructor-led tutorials included within the course fee
The aims of this course are to equip you with the core skills required to operate as a management consultant or trusted advisor. You will learn how to:
Operate in a client-centred way
Improve client and stakeholder relationships
Lead the client and not be led
Identify their team working strengths and needs
Manage the client and projects with the use of powerful visual management techniques
Manage consultancy interventions with clear governance
Develop and present proposals or a business case
Adopt structured, problem-solving tools and techniques
Elicit solutions from the client with coaching techniques
The globalization of trade, the widespread use of e-commerce and continuous customer pressures towards shorter lead times have created severe competition on the basis of
The globalization of trade, the widespread use of e-commerce and continuous customer pressures towards shorter lead times have created severe competition on the basis of time and cost-efficiency for contemporary enterprises and organizations.
At the same time, emerging trends in the business landscape such as mass customization and postponement strategies, responsive business models (pull or make-to-order systems), innovative ICT applications, outsourcing and offshoring (and several other trends in the business landscape), pose new, challenging logistical requirements that call for well-trained logistics professionals on top of just good practitioners.
Recognizing the aforementioned logistical challenges and requirements, the "Supply Chain Management" course provides a broad, horizontal training at the medium level of detail/depth that is targeted to both students/graduates with relevant background studies and professionals with small empirical experience in the field....
This certificate aims at broadening the view of (adult) educators with a perspective on adult education and a European dimension within this heterogeneous area of topics
The target group for this certificate is rather diverse as it focuses on the generic competencies for adult educators in general. Therefore, the certificate addresses people involved in the broad field of adult education or those who plan to enter the field within their existing job or due to a job change. This may be practitioners or theorists but most experts within their field.
This certificate aims at broadening the view of (adult) educators with a perspective on adult education and a European dimension within this heterogeneous area of topics and people.
A graduate degree from a public or publically recognised university or university of applied sciences (Bachelor, Diploma or Master).
A sufficient proof of English proficiency is mandatory.