The short course in Spatial Planning, Land Use Management and Urban Development Dynamics is specifically designed to enhance your skills and knowledge as real estate practitioner, property valuer, commercial property broker, estate agent, property developer or property financier in the wake of recent changes in development planning and infrastructure delivery bylaws. The course is ideal if you are involved in real estate or property development and often have to deal with complex processes or sometimes high-risk investment decisions on property deals.
The Environmental Compliance Monitoring and Enforcement short course prepares you with knowledge and insights to align company policies and objectives to current environmental legislation to ultimately minimise liabilities and interact with audit, inspection and enforcement processes. The training experience you will receive provides you with the foundation for environmental compliance, both in industry and in wildlife related human activities.
The Introduction to Gaming Audio short course provides you with a brief history to gaming audio and it also equips you with the tools to design, compose and implement your own gaming audio in a practical manner. During the course, a sample game will be demonstrated with the end task to successfully implement a tailored and personalised audio track for gameplay. The course specifically looks into topics on recording, editing, mastering (or audio sequencing), and implementation of audio material in a game world.
The writing and presenting of technical proposals which are audience-focused and purpose driven remain integral to effective project management. It requires a clear understanding of detail orientation and concise technical writing in order to justify resulting expenditure. The transfer of the intended message for achieving a favourable decision is facilitated by effective language skills.
The Chamber of Mines Geotechnical Engineering Practitioner Theory (Paper 1 Preparation) short course provides you with a general theoretical background of basic rock mechanics as applicable to all types of mining in preparation of the Chamber of Mines competence examination. Focusing on surface and underground mining, the course covers the syllabus of Paper 1 in order to gain a better understanding of the themes of stress and strain, constitutive behaviour, rock properties, stress in rock and rockmasses, as well as rockmass properties.
The Aviation Corrosion Prevention and Control Course will empower Corrosion Control Managers, Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (AME), Storage personnel and Ground Crew to Identify, Rectify and Prevent Corrosion damages to Aircraft, Ground- and Support Equipment.
The Online Course: Introduction to Neuroscience Coaching is presented by the Centre for the Study of Resilience and the Departments of Physiology, University of Pretoria. The course is designed to provide an introduction to the neuroscience approach to coaching within the organisational and personal context. It will explore what brain-based coaching is, what makes it different from other coaching methods and how it delivers professional and personal results faster in a sustainable manner.
The Advanced Course in Water Treatment Processes provides you with an overview of both the theoretical and practical aspects of industrially relevant advanced water treatment processes. Topics include chemical water treatment, advanced oxidation processes, calculating the required chemical doses required for various chemical water treatment processes, desalination and membrane technology.
The short course in Seed Science will provide you with a good working knowledge of seed physiology and technology (including seed vigour, dormancy, storage and enhancement) and is specifically aimed at seed analysts, scientists and employees of seed production companies.
Many learners returned to school at the end of July following the end of their holiday break. With the return of learners, the Department of Basic Education (DBE) has made some changes for the new school term.
What are Facilitation Skills and Why Are They Important?
The definition of facilitate is "to make easy" or "ease a process."
What a facilitator does is: plan, guide and manage a group event, to ensure that the group objectives are met effectively…. with clear thinking, good participation and full buy-in from everyone who is involved.