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Attaining a certificate may be the best way for students to acquire a specific set of skills or show that they have a proficient level of knowledge in a certain field. Typically taking a year or less to complete, certificates are often able to help individuals sharpen their skills and offer a deeper level of knowledge about a specific field of interest. Those who have completed a certificate program often benefit by having the tangible proof that they do, indeed, have a specialized level of training.

While some may immediately understand the benefits of a certificate program, others may find themselves asking just what is a certificate? At times, a certificate program is offered to assist new employees in making the move from an academic environment to a professional career.  At other times, certificate programs are beneficial in helping individuals move from one phase of academic study to the next.

Because certificate courses are offered by a wide range of educational institutions, the cost of different programs can vary widely. Factors that influence the cost of each program include the length of a program, the country from which the program is being offered, and the depth of study. At times, companies requiring a certificate will offer full or partial financial aid to assist an employee.

Many certificate programs are beneficial as they can enhance knowledge about jobs already held by individuals. This additional field-specific training often helps to provide proof that a current employee has attained a specialized skill level and may, in some cases, increase the individual’s chances of being promoted. Working individuals looking to stay up-to-date in their field will almost certainly benefit by gaining a certificate.

 

With so many options available, determining the type of certificate program that will be the most beneficial can often be overwhelming. If you have been looking for ways to improve your current job skills or enhance your eligibility for an upcoming promotion, be sure to search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form. 

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CEIBS Certificate and Diploma Programs

Zurich Institute of Business Education
Campus Part time 12 - 12 days February 2019 Switzerland Horgen

A Certificate or Diploma Program from CEIBS will do more than propel your career. It is a transformational experience. It equips you with the necessary skills and knowledge, as well as a network. [+]

Our Certificate and Diploma Programs offer compact learning in a specialist field. Improve your professional prospects and undergo a personal transformation. A Certificate and/or Diploma will open the door to your further management training, for example, with our CEIBS Global Executive MBA program.For a "Certificate in Management" you have a choice of three 2-day workshops from our short programs.

Start: rolling, any time Duration: 6 days Price: CHF 7'500

For "Advance Management Program" you have to take four 3-days modules at CEIBS in Zurich.

Start: October 2018 Duration: 12 days Price: USD 18'000

Admission criteria

Adequate professional qualification. Sufficient fluency in spoken and written English to complete assignments and examinations and participate in debates without difficulty. [-]

Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start)

Tec-NQ
Campus Full time 20 weeks January 2019 Australia Townsville City

This course is a great way to gain entry level skills in the electrotechnology industry. This qualification provides a basic grounding in the safety and basic skills and knowledge for the participant to work in any electrotechnology discipline. [+]

Course Description

This course is a great way to gain entry level skills in the electrotechnology industry. This qualification provides a basic grounding in the safety and basic skills and knowledge for the participant to work in any electrotechnology discipline.

Course Duration

This course is delivered over a period of 20 weeks. You are enrolled in a classroom based mode for 33.75 hours per week. To get the most out of your course you need to do some self-study in your own time.

Course Requirements

For overseas participants whose first language is not English, the required level of entry for this course is a minimum of:

IELTS (International English Language Testing System) with a score of 6 with no individual score of less than 5 or equivalent. Participants must be over the age of 18 years. ... [-]

English as a Second Language

Taylor Business Institute
Campus 60 weeks September 2018 USA Chicago

Language is not a genetic gift, it is a social gift. Learning a new language is becoming a member of the club -the community of speakers of that language (Frank Smith). Join TBI to achieve the necessary knowledge and language skills to efficiently and effectively pursue your professional career or life goals within the United States or abroad. [+]

The limits of your language are the limits of your world.

Language is not a genetic gift, it is a social gift. Learning a new language is becoming a member of the club -the community of speakers of that language (Frank Smith). Join TBI to achieve the necessary knowledge and language skills to efficiently and effectively pursue your professional career or life goals within the United States or abroad.

Program description

The English as a Second Language Program allows non-native speakers to develop the Englishlanguage proficiency necessary to succeed in academic or personal pursuits. As a stand-alone program – not integrated into any other TBI program offering – it instructs students through its multi-level, integrated-skills approach. Students achieve the necessary knowledge and language skills to efficiently and effectively pursue their professional careers or life goals within the theUnited States or abroad.... [-]


Conflict Resolution Certificate

Independence Community College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 USA Independence

ICC's Conflict Resolution Certificate Program provides its students with practical knowledge and training in conflict analysis and resolution, mediation, negotiation, peacebuilding, arbitration, group facilitation, and crisis management. The program actively incorporates intensive course sessions, lecture, seminars, and role-play in real and simulated situations to prepare students to utilize... [+]

Conflict Resolution Certificate

ICC's Conflict Resolution Certificate Program provides its students with practical knowledge and training in conflict analysis and resolution, mediation, negotiation, peacebuilding, arbitration, group facilitation, and crisis management. The program actively incorporates intensive course sessions, lecture, seminars, and role-play in real and simulated situations to prepare students to utilize conflict analysis and resolution approaches in their work in a variety of fields. The Certificate Program is specifically designed for students and mid-career professionals to train them in conflict analysis and resolution theory, research, and practical techniques relevant to their focused area of study or work. The certification in conflict resolution is open to students or mid-career professionals seeking a certificate degree alone, as well as to students enrolled in an Associate's degree program. The Conflict Resolution course explores a variety of techniques, theories, and frameworks for analyzing and resolving conflict. Students will understand the procedure from conflict analysis to exploring techniques, process models, and third-party roles to constructively intervene in conflict. Because this class emphasizes building conflict resolution skills and abilities, a significant portion of the class will be experientially-based. Much of the class will involve engaging in simulated conflict scenarios and subsequent reflection. Interpersonal, small group, community, and international conflict will be discussed in the course, but special emphasis will be placed on interpersonal and small group conflicts as the building blocks for doing conflict resolution in larger and more complex settings. The certificate program in conflict resolution requires completion of 15 credit hours (5 classes). Coursework... [-]


ALMA Italian Culinary Program - Advanced Level

ALMA - The International School of Italian Cuisine
Campus Full time 7 months October 2018 Italy Parma

The course is designed to give to International Students not just theoretical and practical training in advanced Italian Cuisine but a real full Italian Experience. The combination of the Italian culinary culture, language, history, wine and all field trips and a professional training in one of one of the top Italian Restaurants it’s a perfect way to learn how become a real professional of Italian Cuisine. [+]

The course is designed to give to International Students not just theoretical and practical training in advanced Italian Cuisine but a real full Italian Experience. The combination of the Italian culinary culture, language, history, wine and all field trips and professional training in one of one of the top Italian Restaurants it’s a perfect way to learn how to become a real professional of Italian Cuisine. The program is developed in two phases: the first residential phase at ALMA Campus, near Parma, just declared Creative city for Gastronomy by Unesco, with demo lessons and training classes, and the second phase, a traineeship in a restaurant or hotel. Addressing to: International students aiming at becoming a professional chef of Italian Cuisine, should respect the following requirements for admission:... [-]


Level 2 Certificate for Children & Young People’s Workforce

Alpha Gateway College
Campus Full time 12 - 14 months January 2019 United Kingdom London

This qualification provides the skills and experience to develop your career in child care in a wide range of settings. Areas covered include Understanding child and young person development, Context and principles for early years provision, Promoting the well-being and resilience of children and young people and Supporting children and young people to achieve their education potential. [+]

Why CYPW

This qualification provides the skills and experience to develop your career in child care in a wide range of settings. Areas covered include Understanding child and young person development, Context and principles for early years provision, Promoting the wellbeing and resilience of children and young people and Supporting children and young people to achieve their education potential.

Relevant for

The Level 2 will suit those who are working, or are about to work, as a nursery assistant, crèche worker or special educational needs assistant in a supporting role. You want to work with children, but you'll generally work under supervision.

Entry Requirements?

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EDGE ONLINE: Business Foundations

UCLA Anderson Executive Education
Online Full time Part time 90 days Open Enrollment USA Los Angeles + 1 more

The complexity of today’s world of work is built upon fundamental principles that form the foundations of business, whatever your industry and wherever you are in the world. Understanding these key principles is vital for anyone venturing into business, whether in management or as an entrepreneur. By completing this course, students will gain a powerful business toolkit enabling them to deliver more value to their organizations and accelerate their careers. [+]

EDGE ONLINE: Business Foundations

The goal is simple: to deliver a clear working knowledge of the basic concepts and strategies that drive global business today. What you get:

Learn at your own pace: you’ll get 90 days to complete the course online Learn from the best: this course is taught by the elite of UCLA Anderson’s world-class faculty Talk the talk: learn the fundamental vocabulary of key areas of business and management Walk the walk: apply business concepts to boost your career and deliver more organizational value Certificate of Completion from UCLA Anderson Executive Education

About the Course

Beneath the ever-evolving complexity of today’s world of work are fundamental principles that form the foundations of business, whatever your industry and wherever you are in the world. Understanding these foundations – how they work together and how to practically apply them – is a necessity for anyone venturing into business, whether in management or as an entrepreneur. This course is divided into three areas, each of which introduces students to one or more key dimensions of business:... [-]


ACCA London + MBA Online

London School of Business and Finance (LSBF)
Campus Full time Part time 6 - 30 months June 2019 United Kingdom London + 1 more

At LSBF you have the opportunity to top up your ACCA qualification with an MBA at minimal costs. Combining the two means not only joining one of the world's largest accounting bodies but also acquiring the business and leadership expertise that will open doors to a higher position and salary. [+]

ACCA London + MBA Online

At LSBF you have the opportunity to top up your ACCA qualification with an MBA at minimal costs. Combining the two means not only joining one of the world's largest accounting bodies, but also acquiring the business and leadership expertise that will open doors to a higher position and salary. You will get exemptions and be able to complete the dual programme in just 2 extra modules and a dissertation.

Course Requirements Standard entry: Minimum requirements are 2 A Levels and 3 GCSEs or equivalent in five separate subjects, including English and Mathematics. Access to ACCA via FIA or AAT qualification: No other academic qualifications required. Gain exemptions from ACCA papers F1 – F3. Graduate entry: Degree holders from ACCA-accredited institutions may be exempt from up to 9 exams. Other relevant degrees may also qualify you for exemptions. Duration ... [-]

Certificate in Human Resources Technician

American Heritage College
Campus Full time September 2018 USA Orange Garden Grove Long Beach Oceanside + 2 more

The Human Resources Technician program is designed for individuals interested in maintaining or pursuing a career in the field of human resources. [+]

Human Resources Technician Course

The Human Resources Technician program is designed for individuals interested in maintaining or pursuing a career in the field of human resources.

The certificate provides updating and/or broadening the knowledge of employees in the field of human resources and for individuals desiring to enter the field. This course will provide a general survey of the theories and contemporary practices in the process of public and private administration. In addition to traditional topics in the field of personnel management, such as recruitment and placement, training and development, compensation and performance appraisals, the course will also focus on techniques for motivation, productivity, and creativity associated with individual and organizational effectiveness.... [-]


Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery

Ad Astra Institute
Campus Full time 18 months January 2019 Australia Melbourne

This qualification reflects the role of commercial cooks who have a supervisory or team leading role in the kitchen. They operate independently or with limited guidance from others and use discretion to solve non-routine problems. [+]

This qualification reflects the role of commercial cooks who have a supervisory or team leading role in the kitchen.

They operate independently or with limited guidance from others and use discretion to solve non-routine problems.

Entry Requirements (International Students)

Applicants will need to show they meet one of the following entry criteria:

English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5; 18 years or over; Satisfy the Australian Department of Immigration’s (DIBP) genuine temporary entrant (GTE) criteria for a student visa (subclass 500); Completion of Australian Year 11 (senior secondary) education or overseas equivalent; OR Demonstrated skills acquired through work experience; OR Employed in a relevant position with the opportunity to acquire skills; OR Demonstrate through an admissions interview, either in person or by phone, that they have the skills and capability to succeed in the course. ... [-]

The University of Auckland Certificate in Foundation Studies

ACG Pathways
Campus Full time 8 - 18 months March 2019 New Zealand Auckland

Delivered exclusively by ACG Pathways, this foundation programme prepares international students for entry into the University of Auckland’s undergraduate degrees, ensuring they not only meet the entry requirements but are also well equipped for the challenges of degree-level study. This course lays the foundations for success. [+]

The University of Auckland Certificate in Foundation Studies puts students on the pathway to their degree of choice at New Zealand’s top university.

Delivered exclusively by ACG Pathways, this foundation programme prepares international students for entry into the University of Auckland’s undergraduate degrees, ensuring they not only meet the entry requirements but are also well equipped for the challenges of degree-level study. This course lays the foundations for success.

The University of Auckland Certificate in Foundation Studies is taught at the ACG Pathways campus in the heart of Auckland’s CBD, close to public transport and a wide range of accommodation.

Subjects for standard full year foundation studies programmes ... [-]

ARTIST DEVELOPMENT FOR SONGWRITERS & PRODUCERS

California College of Music
Campus Full time 12 months Open Enrollment USA Pasadena

Singer-songwriters and music producers from all over the world come to study, create, perform, record, and share popular music at CCM. Located adjacent to Los Angeles and Hollywood in sunny Pasadena, our supportive community is driven by experienced professionals from the heart of the music industry. [+]

The one-year Artist Development program is designed with talented recording artists, singer-songwriters, and producers/engineers in mind. Musicians who already possess a clear artistic vision, and wish to spend time developing their work in our world-class recording studios and taking electives customized to their personal interests will find the Artist Development perfectly suited to their needs. Our talented, supportive faculty members act as mentors helping students to develop their own unique style, giving guidance and production tips throughout the writing and recording process. By the end of the Artist Development program, students will have completed a professionally recorded demo and an effective press kit, enabling them to successfully promote their music in the modern industry.... [-]


Cambridge CELTA TEFL

International House Bangkok
Campus Full time 4 weeks Open Enrollment Thailand Bangkok

The Cambridge CELTA is the world’s most recognized and respected TEFL certificate available. During the 4 week full time intensive course, trainees will learn all about what makes a quality teacher. They will teach 8 different times, receiving feedback and support from our permanent Cambridge qualified trainers. [+]

The Cambridge CELTA is the world’s most recognized and respected TEFL certificate available. During the 4-week full-time intensive course, trainees will learn all about what makes a quality teacher. They will teach 8 different times, receiving feedback and support from our permanent Cambridge qualified trainers.

The Best TEFL Certificate Available

Not all TEFL certificates are created equal. As the biggest Cambridge Teacher Training Centre in Asia, we know first-hand that many schools won’t hire teachers unless they have a specific TEFL certification. That’s why we only offer the Cambridge CELTA – the gold standard of TEFL qualifications recognized around the world.

Those trainees who have successfully completed the course will be awarded either a pass, pass B or pass A, according to the continuous assessment by our trainers.... [-]


Certificate IV in Business

Cairns Business College
Campus Full time Part time 18 - 36 weeks January 2019 Australia Cairns + 1 more

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. They apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. [+]

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use well-developed skills and a broad knowledge base in a wide variety of contexts. They apply solutions to a defined range of unpredictable problems, and analyse and evaluate information from a variety of sources. They may provide leadership and guidance to others with some limited responsibility for the output of others.

Job and opportunities

Job titles and roles vary across different industry sectors.

Possible titles relevant to this qualification include:

Administrator Project Officer Entry requirements BSB30115 Certificate III in Business or other relevant qualification/s

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vocational experience in providing administrative or operational support to individuals and/or teams but without a formal business administration qualification. Course start dates ... [-]

Certificate in Introduction to Filmmaking

afilm International Film Workshops
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Spain Sitges

The Introduction to Filmmaking Programme is a film training course exploring all aspects of filmmaking, designed for individuals who wish to embark on a viable career in visual storytelling, with an emphasis in film. [+]

The Introduction to Filmmaking Programme is a film training course exploring all aspects of filmmaking, designed for individuals who wish to embark on a viable career in visual storytelling, with an emphasis in film. This introduction programme is designed for individuals with passion, creativity, determination and a real commitment to initiating a lasting career as a professional in the film industry. It provides you with a unique opportunity to gain first hand experience by creating a series of individual short films, as well as crewing on a feature film.

For the next eight months you will join a tight-knit group of like-minded artists all working towards discovering their voices as visual storytellers. A group of working filmmakers will guide you, encouraging and leading a small group of passionate and specially selected students dedicated to professionally crafting stories about the human condition. You will be part of an international team that is taken on a journey writing, directing, and editing three short films each, while crewing on all other afilm productions, all gaining experience, and confidence with all the tools of our trade.... [-]