What Can I Learn Through A Short Course?



Do you want to improve your current skills or learn something new? A short course is a great way to do both.



Do you want to improve your current skills or learn something new? A short course is a great way to do both. Short courses can consist of either introductory or advanced level material depending on the aim of the programme.

The length of a short course can vary, ranging any where from 2 days to 12 months. This allows learners to choose the programme that best fits their schedule and study needs. Despite all these benefits many people still don't know what they can achieve through a short course.

So what exactly can you learn in only a few days or months? Here are a few ideas for first-time or post graduate students.

What: Project Management Principles and Practices

Who: Enterprises University of Pretoria

During the course, you will gain insights to develop a business case for a project, initiate the project, plan its lifecycle phase, manage scope changes and deliver a scope statement, identify work packages and identify stakeholders (including their roles and responsibilities) on a project in your organisation yielding the benefits of project support systems and specialised management planning techniques. 

What: Coaching Skills

Who: Khulisane Academy

The purpose of this programme is to equip learners with the necessary knowledge, skills and attitudes to prepare for one-to-one training on the job, conduct training sessions, monitor and report on learner progress and review training.

What: Effective communication skills for legal professionals

Who: UCT Law@Work Professional Development Project

While most tend to think of public speaking as keynotes and speeches in front of large audiences, it is so much more. This course from the University of Cape Town's Law@Work will teach you effective communication skills as a legal professional.

What: Marketing Code for Healthcare Products

Who: Intellectus Campus

This 2 Day Accredited Short Course will help you understand and be compliant to international and local marketing codes that apply to Pharmaceutical, Medical Devices and Diagnostic Products.

What: Occupational Health and Safety

Who: Corporate Training NC

This Qualification is to equip learners working in any type of workplace with a broad understanding and knowledge of Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) concepts and practices with sufficient detail to enable them to function in a safe and healthy way and to deal with health and safety.




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