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Wanderlust Volunteer Program

Wanderlust Exchange China
Campus Full time 2 - 24 weeks September 2018 China Shanghai

Wanderlust Volunteer Program gives you an opportunity to make a difference where it is most needed while you have the opportunity to explore one of the modernist and most bustling cities in China--Shanghai. You will be staying in an orphanage center located in a children’s hospital where the seriously injured orphans are sent to receive better medical treatment. [+]

Wanderlust Volunteer Program

Wanderlust Volunteer Program gives you an opportunity to make a difference where it is most needed while you have the opportunity to explore one of the modernist and most bustling cities in China--Shanghai. You will be staying in an orphanage center located in a children’s hospital where the seriously injured orphans are sent to receive better medical treatment. These children arrive from other orphanages in rural areas of China and with your love and care you can help them through their recovery.

Program Overview:

This project gives you the opportunity to make a difference where it is most needed, whilst exploring one of the most successful and modern cities in China - Shanghai. As a volunteer, you will be staying in an orphanage center, located in a children’s hospital, where the injured and sick orphans are sent to receive better medical treatment. These children arrive from other orphanages in rural areas of China and with your love and care you can help them through their recovery.... [-]


Wanderlust Au Pair China Program

Wanderlust Exchange China
Campus Full time 3 - 12 months September 2018 China Shanghai

Wanderlust Exchange provides students with opportunities that integrate educational travel, Mandarin learning, childcare and English tutoring. It is a great chance for overseas youngsters to experience China with an authentic touch by staying with Chinese host families. [+]

Wanderlust Au Pair China Program

Wanderlust Exchange provides students with opportunities that integrate educational travel, Mandarin learning, childcare and English tutoring. It is a great chance for overseas youngsters to experience China with an authentic touch by staying with Chinese host families.

Au Pair China Program Overview

Locations of host families: Mostly in Shanghai(we have host families in other major cities including Beijing, Chongqing, Hangzhou, Tian Jin and etc.)

Program time span: 3 months-12 months You give: 30 hours of childcare and English tutoring per week You get: 1500 RMB pocket money/month You get: 3000-12000 RMB as flight stipend ( depending on your length of stay for 3-12 months program) You study: 3 hours of Mandarin classes/week You get: 1.5 days off each week You get: International medical insurance You get: Visa application & renewal fee reimbursement ( upon au pairs' completion of the program) Payment: 0$ application fee + 100 $ downpayment ( the downpayment will be completely returned to au pairs upon their completion of the program) You can apply if you: Are 18-28 years old Have completed secondary school Are proficient in English Have no criminal record Are open to cultural differences Can teach English ... [-]

Course: Live & Learn English for Au Pairs

Bridge Education Group
Campus Part time 6 weeks September 2018 USA Denver

Bridge's Live and Learn English Program is specifically designed for au pairs living with American families. Live & Learn English will not only help you to perfect your English skills, but also to gain a better understanding of American life and culture, and others’ perceptions of the United States. [+]

Bridge's Live and Learn English Program is specifically designed for au pairs living with American families. An important part of being a successful au pair is learning to communicate effectively and interact appropriately with your host family and community members. Live & Learn English will not only help you to perfect your English skills, but also to gain a better understanding of American life and culture, and others’ perceptions of the United States.

Some examples of courses include:

American Film, which allows you to explore U.S. culture through the medium of film. You'll view films in class and take part in class discussions, group interactions and presentations. American Culture, which lets you learn more about culture in the United States and establish a broad understanding of relevant concepts and ideas around American Culture. You'll participate in local excursions, class discussions, group interactions, and presentations. Language focus for this course includes academic reading, speaking, listening, and idioms & slang a... [-]


Course: Intensive Spanish + Au pair work

Giralda Center
Campus Full time 4 weeks Open Enrollment Spain Seville

This option allows you to follow our Intensive Spanish Course in the morning and also do au pair work with a Spanish family in Seville. [+]

This option allows you to follow our Intensive Spanish Course in the morning and also do au pair work with a Spanish family in Seville. Intensive Spanish Course + Au pair work

20 hours per week of Intensive Spanish Course for a minimum of 4 weeks.

Au pair work with a Spanish family in Seville consisting of looking after children and related duties (25-30 hrs/week), in the afternoon/evening. Payment: Individual room and full board plus a 80€ to 100€ weekly pay. One day and a half to two days off per week. A daily program, Monday to Friday, of free afternoon/evening cultural activities. This course is available at all levels, all year round. Take advantage of our flexibility: our courses begin every Monday all year round. If you are a student at the A1 level (Beginner) we recommend the following starting dates:... [-]


Childcare & Education (QCF) - Level 3 Award CACHE Course

Distance Learning Centre
Online Part time 180 hours Open Enrollment United Kingdom UK Online

The CACHE Childcare and Education (VRQ) - Level 3 Award Course is a course designed for students who want to start a career in Childcare and acts as an perfect preparation for those who want to follow on to do CACHE Level 3 Certificate or Diploma qualifications. [+]

The CACHE Childcare and Education (VRQ) - Level 3 Award Course is a course designed for students who want to start a career in Childcare and acts as an perfect preparation for those who want to follow on to do CACHE Level 3 Certificate or Diploma qualifications.

Childcare is a competitive industry, and employers increasingly look for job applicants holding nationally recognised qualifications. This CACHE course provides successful learners with a Level 3 qualification especially designed for those looking to work with children ages 0-5 in a professional childcare setting.

The Diploma level course would enable learners to gain the knowledge and experience to allow them to work with children from birth to 5 years in non-supervised capacity. It should be stressed, however, that the Award itself is a valuable standalone qualification in its own right, and will be especially useful to those looking to boost their CV with a view to working with children in a supervised capacity. It would also be suitable for those already working in childcare as a piece of CPD (Continuing Professional Development).... [-]


Course in Insurance - Financial Literacy in Short Term Insurance

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 49 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of the programme, learners will receive a Damelin Results Letter outlining the unit standards covered and if the PoE is found competent, Damelin will apply to INSETA on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Financial Literacy in Short Term Insurance: SAQA ID 49929 (Credits 13) to be awarded. [+]

Course in Insurance - Skills Programme in Financial Literacy in Short Term InsuranceCertificationUpon successful completion of the programme, learners will receive a Damelin Results Letter outlining the unit standards covered and if the PoE is found competent, Damelin will apply to INSETA on the learner’s behalf for the Skills Programme in Financial Literacy in Short Term Insurance: SAQA ID 49929 (Credits 13) to be awarded.Entry Requirements

If done on a full-time basis: Communication at NQF Level 3/Grade 11 Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 3/Grade 11 If done on a part-time basis: Knowledge, comprehension and application of Numeracy and Literacy (1st and 2nd language) at Grade 12 or equivalent CAT has been approved, thus exempting the learner from doing the fundamentals ... [-]

Course in Child Care - Short Programme in International Au Pairing

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 50 hours February 2019 South Africa Johannesburg

The programme duration is 50 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays. [+]

Course in Child Care - Short Programme in International Au PairingCertificationThis programme in International Au Pairing is certified by the Damelin Academic Board.Entry Requirements

Knowledge, comprehension and application of English language and Mathematical literacy at Grade 11 or equivalent. Admission may be subject to an interview with an academic staff member.

Course DurationThe programme duration is 50 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroIt takes a very special person to au pair. Not everyone can. Why? Because the main criteria is a love of children and the ability to work with and nurture them. While most of us profess to love children, we do so from a safe distance, and when the going gets tough, we merely hand them back to their mothers. This Short Programme in International Au Pairing addresses all the critical issues in this field of interest.... [-]


Accredited Workplace First Aid Training Course - CPD & IAO Accredited

iStudy
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

You never know when an emergency might occur and you are in dire need of first aid. That is why learning first aid can be a very good thing for you, as you will be considered an asset to your company given that they don’t have to hire a specialist in this field. This Workplace First Aid Online Training Course can help you in that endeavor. This course initially starts with moderate information by familiarizing you with the aims of first aid, health, and safety regulation, and giving you the general idea behind what is needed in your emergency first aid kit – be it your home, office or car. Next, you move onto the procedures section of the course as you learn about the priorities, different emergency scenarios and their relevant actions. You can also learn about Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) in this course by going through how to perform this task to different groups. Finally, you find out more about different illness or injuries and their respective treatments. The course is well balanced and is extremely useful in the sense that it gets you well prepared for an emergency scenario. [+]

Course Highlights

Accredited Workplace First Aid Training Course is an award-winning and the best selling course that has been given the CPD Qualification Standards & CiQ GOLD accreditation. It is the most suitable course anyone looking to work in this or relevant sector.

It is considered one of the perfect courses in the UK that can help students/learners to get familiar with the topic and gain necessary skills to perform well in this field. We have packed Accredited Workplace First Aid Training Course into 8 modules for teaching you everything you need to become successful in this profession.

To provide you ease of access, this course is designed for both part-time and full-time students. You can become accredited in just 4 hours, 25 minutes hours and it is also possible to study at your own pace.... [-]


Accredited Car Maintenance Course - CPD & IAO Accredited

iStudy
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

The first car ever made was around 1885, which was a massive step for mankind. Cars make our lives so much easier by providing us quick and easy transport to anywhere we want. The modern automobile industry has also seen a lot of innovation and produced cars that are roomy or fast or luxurious, basically feeding all the niches. But what goes in the car? Well to find that you need to get this Car Maintenance Course. This course will initially introduce you to general safety rules and tools you will need to explore underneath the hood of your car. You will get a quick guide to general maintenance which will allow you to take good care of your car with ease. Following that, you will discover more about dashboard indicators, tires, IC engines and engine oil. Finally, you take a schematic view of the cooling system, fuel system, electrical system, drive train, brakes and understand a bit about the auto repair industry. Getting this course would be a great idea for anyone because it doesn’t just help you take care of your car as you can utilize the skills developed professionally as well. [+]

Course Highlights

Accredited Car Maintenance Course is an award-winning and the best selling course that has been given the CPD Qualification Standards & CiQ GOLD accreditation. It is the most suitable course anyone looking to work in this or relevant sector.

It is considered one of the perfect courses in the UK that can help students/learners to get familiar with the topic and gain necessary skills to perform well in this field. We have packed Accredited Car Maintenance Course into 11 modules for teaching you everything you need to become successful in this profession.

To provide you ease of access, this course is designed for both part-time and full-time students. You can become accredited in just 8 hours, 10 minutes hours and it is also possible to study at your own pace.... [-]


DIY: Professional Repair Expert Online - CPD & IAO Accredited

iStudy
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

Repairing jobs are very popular and also has a lot of demand. Professionals who work as repair experts are highly costly. Why do you think they charge a lot? [+]

Why You Should Choose DIY: Professional Repair Expert Online Lifetime access to the course No hidden fees or exam charges CPD Accredited certification on successful completion Full Tutor support on weekdays (Monday – Friday) Efficient exam system, assessment, and instant results Download Printable PDF certificate immediately after completion Obtain the original print copy of your certificate, dispatch the next working day for as little as £9. Improve your chance of gaining professional skills and better earning potential. Who is this Course for?

DIY: Professional Repair Expert Online is CPD certified and CiQ Gold accredited. This makes it perfect for anyone trying to learn potential professional skills.... [-]


Pass Driving Test - Online Course - CPD Certified & IAO Accredited

John Academy
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

The UK driving test is a test of your ability to drive a vehicle on the main roads by adhering to the laws set by the governing body. Driving is an essential part for anyone over the age of 16 and any healthy person should at any point in his/her life learn to drive for his/her personal convenience. If you want to prepare yourself for the driving test, then you should get this Pass Driving Test – Online Course now. The driving test is fundamentally divided into parts: Theory test and practical test. For the theory test, you have to face a multiple choice test and hazard perception test where you will be asked a lot of standardized questions. In multiple choice test, you have to score a minimum mark just to qualify for receiving a driving licence. In the practical test, you have to drive a vehicle under the supervision of an invigilator. Apart from these fundamental aptitude assessments, there are other several factors which are considered before you even qualify to receive a licence. This course has been designed for you so that you gain profound knowledge about all the aspects of the driving test and pass them with ease and confidence. So what are you waiting for? Get started with this course now. [+]

Best Courses in Life Skills 2018. Why choose Pass Driving Test – Online Course? All the study materials are available on your student portal. Unlimited access to the learning portal 24/ 7. Efficient exam systems for the assessment and instant result; The UK & internationally recognised accredited qualification; The benefit of applying for NUS Extra Discount Card; Excellent and flexible mentor supports our team of experienced tutors/trainers via email. Assessment: At the end of the course, you will be required to sit for an online MCQ test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately. You will instantly know whether you have been successful or not. Before sitting for your final exam you will have the opportunity to test your proficiency with a mock exam. Certification: After completing and passing the course successfully, you will be able to obtain an Accredited Certificate of Achievement. Certificates can be obtained either in hard copy at a cost of £39 or in PDF format at a cost of £24. Who is this Course for? People interested learn how to drive Professionals interested in pursuing a job related to driving Professionals interested in pursuing a career at the DVLA Requirements ... [-]

Course in Professional Nanny

International Career Institute
Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment United Kingdom London

ICI’s professional nanny course provides all information and training you need to gain employment in this fast-growing industry. Take the following units and start a personally-fulfilling and professionally-rewarding job. [+]

Certificate | Diploma | Advanced Diploma

Course Outline: What You Will Cover

ICI’s professional nanny course provides all information and training you need to gain employment in this fast-growing industry. Take the following units and start a personally-fulfilling and professionally-rewarding job.

Unit Description

Physical and Emotional Needs

Understanding physical needs and providing physical care Child psychology and responding to emotional needs Establishing an environment to help kids become independent

Safety

Identifying children who are at risk of abuse and harm Responding and reporting incidents of child abuse or harm Travelling with children

Health

Ensuring children’s health and safety Keeping a clean and hygienic environment Administering first aid and medication ... [-]

First Aid at Work Requalification Training Course - Level 3

London South Bank University
Campus Full time 2 days August 2018 United Kingdom London

This two-day course is designed to train you to deal with emergency situations in the workplace. Accredited by Highfields. [+]

These Highfields accredited first aid courses are designed to give you the skills, knowledge, and competence required to administer emergency first aid in the workplace. This includes being able to assess, diagnose and treat casualties before the arrival of medical staff in the event of an emergency.

Courses are delivered by our experienced tutors, who are practical and hands-on in their approach. Training will take place in our Academy of Sport, which has recently undergone £1 million of investment.

Highfields is one of the UK's leading awarding bodies in compliance qualifications, so these courses are ideal if you work in a fitness or health related industry.

First Aid training should be risk-specific so please contact us if you would like to discuss a training package based on your specific requirements.... [-]


First Aid at Work Annual Update - Refresher Training Course

London South Bank University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 days August 2018 United Kingdom London

These one and two-day courses are designed to train you to deal with emergency situations. Accredited by YMCA. [+]

This course is strongly recommended by the HSE to all first aiders holding a valid first aid at work or emergency first aid course accreditation.

These YMCA accredited first aid courses are designed to give you the skills, knowledge, and competence required to administer emergency first aid in the workplace. This includes being able to assess, diagnose and treat casualties before the arrival of medical staff in the event of an emergency.

Courses are delivered by our experienced tutors, who are practical and hands-on in their approach. Training will take place in our Academy of Sport, which has recently undergone £1 million of investment.

YMCA is one of the UK's leading awarding bodies in fitness, health and well-being, so these courses are ideal if you work in a fitness or health related industry.... [-]


First Aid Course - Levels 2 and 3

London South Bank University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 days August 2018 United Kingdom London

These one and two-day courses are designed to train you to deal with emergency situations. Accredited by YMCA. [+]

These YMCA accredited first aid courses are designed to give you the skills, knowledge, and competence required to administer emergency first aid in the workplace. This includes being able to assess, diagnose and treat casualties before the arrival of medical staff in the event of an emergency.

Courses are delivered by our experienced tutors, who are practical and hands-on in their approach. Training will take place in our Academy of Sport, which has recently undergone £1 million of investment.

YMCA is one of the UK's leading awarding bodies in fitness, health and well-being, so these courses are ideal if you work in a fitness or health related industry.

First Aid training should be risk-specific so please contact us if you would like to discuss a training package based on your specific requirements.... [-]