Courses in Switzerland

Compare 82 Top Courses in Switzerland 2018/2019

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Switzerland is a top choice for professionals and students from around the world for academic, business, and professional development. There are excellent educational opportunities in Switzerland that can help with career advancement, as well as having the opportunity to develop a network that can span Europe. Taking courses in Switzerland will provide not only a top-notch educational program, but also a cultural experience in a lovely and beautiful country.

Courses in Switzerland can often be taken in conjunction with degree programs, certificate programs or professional development series. There are study options for courses in Switzerland that can fit the needs of most students and include online, distance learning, or classroom setting. Courses in Switzerland are offered in a variety of topics such as management, science, banking, healthcare, theology, economics and others.

Take a look through the courses in Switzerland to learn more about the opportunities that await you. It may be the next step in your career!

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International Hospitality Operations (Short Program)

The Swiss Institute for Management & Hospitality (SWISS IM&H)
Campus Full time 2 weeks February 2019 Switzerland Weggis

This course helps students to know Switzerland and basic Swiss hospitality operations, the process through which organizations analyze, plan, implement, and control programs to develop and maintain beneficial exchanges with target buyers. Effective basic hands-on learning is critical to the long-term success of any studies. This function also ensures that the student attracts, retains, and grows by creating, delivering, and communicating properly in an international environment. [+]

Course Description

This course helps students to know Switzerland and basic Swiss hospitality operations, the process through which organizations analyze, plan, implement, and control programs to develop and maintain beneficial exchanges with target buyers. Effective basic hands-on learning is critical to the long-term success of any studies. This function also ensures that the student attracts, retains, and grows by creating, delivering, and communicating properly in an international environment.

Competencies to be achieved

Successful graduates of this short program upon completion of this course:

Analyze and access themselves as a future employee of the hospitality industry Apply theory to practice by performing exercises and field trips related to the hospitality industry Question and differentiate potential outcome based on ethical decision making Describe and analyze career paths for both traditional emerging areas of the Swiss hospitality industry Learning Outcomes Taxonomy Level ... [-]

Summer Experience

Glion Institute of Higher Education
Campus Full time 1 - 2 weeks February 2019 Switzerland Montreux

The Glion Summer Experience offers a first-class introduction to the world of luxury hospitality. [+]

The Glion Summer Experience offers a first-class introduction to the world of luxury hospitality and a taste of the bachelor degree program with a choice of three holiday courses.

London – one-week course. Learn what it takes to manage an international business through workshops and field trips to world famous hospitality companies including a visit to a luxury establishment and a tour of a premier sports arena.

Glion – one-week course. You will arrive in the birthplace of hospitality – Switzerland. Here you will learn hands-on hospitality skills in kitchen, service and rooms division, visit local attractions, and see first-hand how Swiss chocolate is made.... [-]


MDP- Management Development Program in SHML

SHML - Swiss College of Hospitality Management Lenk
Campus Full time 1 year February 2019 Switzerland Lenk im Simmental

The School’s Management Development Program (MDP) in Hospitality Management in collaboration with Centara Hotels and Resorts and SWISS IM&H is a rigorous one-year program that covers all aspects of hospitality management. Our academic office has designed a business-management oriented MDP curriculum that provides a solid foundation in all core business and management functions, along with broad choices in electives that invite students to explore their specific interests. Students can also choose an optional concentration to focus intensively in a particular area of the hospitality industry. [+]

SHML is a hospitality management school situated in Switzerland. The School’s Management Development Program (MDP) in Hospitality Management in collaboration with Centara Hotels and Resorts and SWISS IM&H is a rigorous one-year program that covers all aspects of hospitality management.

Our academic office has designed a business-management oriented MDP curriculum that provides a solid foundation in all core business and management functions, along with broad choices in electives that invite students to explore their specific interests. Students can also choose an optional concentration to focus intensively in a particular area of the hospitality industry.

The curriculum is carefully balanced between theory and practice (industrial training)—and with many opportunities for case studies and group projects, students are cultivating not just the necessary knowledge, but the leadership skills and professionalism that will enable them to assume cutting-edge roles in the next generation of the hospitality industry. The course also consists a self-oriented (academic office paced) Capstone Project and presentation.... [-]


Sport Event Management & Organisation Seminar (SEMOS)

AISTS - International Academy of Sports Science and Technology
Campus Full time 5 - 5 days October 2018 Switzerland Lausanne

The AISTS Sport Event Management and Organisation Seminar (SEMOS) module offers an overview of the key tasks that people need to successfully plan, communicate and operate when organising sport events. [+]

AISTS Sport Event Management & Organisation Seminar (SEMOS)

8th - 12th October - 2018

Gain all the benefits of a university course and education on a focused topic and in a condensed time frame.

The AISTS SEMOS module offers an overview of the key tasks that people need to successfully plan, communicate and operate when organising sport events, providing a 360° view and behind the scenes look at the mechanics of sport events.

Bringing together leaders of International Sport Federations and other experts of the AISTS network, including the International Olympic Committee and sport event organisers, AISTS SEMOS is both pertinent and practical, and recognises the increased expectations of spectators, media and sponsors at major events.... [-]


IELTS

MasterPrep International
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Switzerland Zürich

IELTS is the English language assessment test most commonly used in English-speaking countries for admissions to educational institutions, immigration and work. [+]

IELTS is the English language assessment test most commonly used in English-speaking countries for admissions to educational institutions, immigration and work.

IELTS is available in two formats depending on the reason for which the test is required: Academic, General Training.

ACADEMIC

This test format is used for those who wish to study abroad in an English-speaking institution of higher education. In this case, the test assesses a candidate’s knowledge of academic language which is essential in attending universities and Masters programs in English.

GENERAL TRAINING

This test format is suitable for those who wish to go abroad for secondary education, immigration or work. In this case, the test measures English language proficiency in a practical everyday context.... [-]


Co-Active Coaching | Fundamentals

Schouten Global
Campus Full time 2 - 3 days September 2018 Switzerland Zürich Geneva + 1 more

The ICF-accredited Co-Active Coaching Fundamentals program (CTI): focuses on individual coaching; evokes transformation; accomplishes higher achievements and deeper connection and fulfillment; is the first part of a 6 month Co-Active Coach training program. [+]

Co-Active Coaching | Fundamentals

The ICF-accredited Co-Active Coaching Fundamentals program (CTI):

focuses on individual coaching evokes transformation accomplishes higher achievements and deeper connection and fulfillment is the first part of a 6 month Co-Active Coach training program Target group

You are a professional coach or want to coach or as an independent or internal coach on work-related and/or private development. This training is also very suitable if you want to learn powerful skills to apply in your work as a manager, HR business partner, L&D professional, trainer, teacher, etc. You like to learn by practice and are open to reflection. You need at least a bachelor level of education.... [-]


Certification CISCO CCNA- Rooting & Switching

GITI - Geneva Information Technology Institute
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time Open Enrollment Switzerland Geneva

Cisco training at Geneva IT Institute privileges practice and offers to its students, during their study period, the possibility to use the Cisco laboratory after classes. Official cisco curriculum is covered. [+]

Cisco training at Geneva IT Institute privileges practice and offers to its students, during their subscription period, the possibility to use the Cisco laboratory after classes. In such a case, a qualified instructor will remain at their disposal to assist them. Cisco training at Geneva IT Institute focuses on success and gives the utmost importance to learning through practice. The students will have all the necessary help in order to progress in their work and pass the theory and, in particular, the practice exams successfully. Network Fundamentals

Living in a Network- Centric World Communicating Over the Network Application Layer Functionality and Protocols OSI Transport Layer OSI Network Layer Adressing the Network - IPv4 Data Link Layer OSI Physical Layer Ethernet Planning and Cabling Networks Configuring and Testing Your Network ... [-]

Corporate English

English Training Lounge
Campus Full time September 2018 Switzerland Bern

Corporate English is a branch of English for a Specific Purpose. However, Corporate English training tends to concentrate on the business and commerce sector of English language teaching and training. [+]

Corporate English

English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice

Corporate English is a branch of English for a Specific Purpose. However, Corporate English training tends to concentrate on the business and commerce sector of English language teaching and training. English Training Lounge’s Corporate English courses offer first class English language training for those who want to develop English skills for employment and practical business and industrial situations. ETL learners also gain the ability to give effective presentations, give instructions and develop the skills necessary to pass the Cambridge Business English Examination (BEC), an internationally recognized ESP qualification which tests the skills for using English in the office, workplace or shop-floor. This direction of study has proved popular within Singapore and Japan's financial sectors. Other than cities such as Tokyo and Yokohama, the Kansai region of Japan consisting of Fukui, Shiga, Kyoto, Osaka, Hyogo, Nara and Wakayama has seen a large upturn in academic and business English language needs. ETL is offering a business English and English for Academic purposes, (EAP) course that primarily addresses English academic writing and phonemic awareness. Topics include: 1. Negotiating 2. Networking 3. Managing meetings 4. Interviewing 5. Placing orders 6. Customer services 7. General communication... [-]


Course - Intensive French

ASC International House Language School
Campus Full time 1 year Open Enrollment Switzerland Geneva

Courses begin every Monday for all levels except beginners. Beginners start as soon as a group of five [+]

Since 1974, ASC IH has been offering high-quality language courses taught by qualified professional teachers, thus earning a solid reputation for pioneering and progressive teaching methods.

Today, a wide range of group and one-to-one courses is taught in over 40 classrooms. A well-equipped multimedia centre supervised by a permanent member of the teaching staff is open to all private and corporate students, free of charge. Preparation for official language examinations is also offered.

ASC International House was the first school of languages in French-speaking Switzerland to be awarded the Swiss EduQua certificate of quality in 2001 (renewed in 2013).

Courses begin every Monday for all levels except beginners. Beginners start as soon as a group of five exists.... [-]


Leadership Development for HR Professionals

Center for Creative Leadership
Campus Part time 5 days September 2018 Switzerland Davos

Developed through a collaboration between CCL and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), this program prepares you to become a more effective leader of people and processes. It focuses on self-awareness, proven methods of building leadership skills, and ways you can positively impact the organization's business strategy. [+]

Every business or organization begins and ends with people - and that's where you come in.Today's competitive marketplace requires human resource professionals to have an expanded role in the organization due to increasing importance of social and relationship capital. Your challenge today is to gain and use influence to become a better strategic partner, to determine where the organization is headed, and to get out in front and use the human resources function to help lead the way.The Leadership Development for Human Resource Professionals program can help you get there.Developed through a collaboration between CCL and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), this program prepares you to become a more effective leader of people and processes. It focuses on self-awareness, proven methods of building leadership skills, and ways you can positively impact the organization's business strategy.... [-]


On-site Corporate Programs

The Richard DeVos Graduate School of Management, Northwood University
Campus Part time September 2018 Switzerland Montreux

University College provides learners with the opportunity to complete their education at the work place. Arrangements are made between Northwood University and the employer. [+]

University College provides learners with the opportunity to complete their education at the work place. Arrangements are made between Northwood University and the employer.

Each onsite program is unique to the business. Onsite programs include:

Degree programs are completed at the worksite. Courses may be offered in 6, 8, 10 and 12 week formats. Program FlexibilityClasses are offered around employee working hours, with sections offered mornings and/or evenings if needed. Work Life Learning PortfolioStudents can earn up to one year of college credit for prior learning and work experience. Dedicated AdministratorA Northwood University employee will assist the learner from the application process through graduation. Faculty that make a DifferenceNorthwood faculty are more than subject matter experts, they are industry professionals. They help students make the connection between the classroom, the boardroom, and the world at large. [-]

Learn Italian Summer Camp

Alpadia Language Schools
Campus Full time Part time February 2019 Switzerland Montreux

With a programme of classes every morning and activities every afternoon, we encourage the active practice of the language both inside the classroom and out. The generous sports and creative entertainment we supply our camper ensure they live an enjoyable summer learning experience. [+]

Italian Summer Camp

Alpadia offers a wonderful Italian language summer camp in the gorgeous lakeside town of Ascona in Switzerland.

With a programme of classes every morning and activities every afternoon, we encourage the active practice of the language both inside the classroom and out. The generous sports and creative entertainment we supply our camper ensure they live an enjoyable summer learning experience.

Ascona, Switzerland

Ideally situated only a stone’s throw away from the small streets of the old town and the quays lining the banks of Lake Maggiore, our Ascona course center is located in the magnificent Collegio Papio.

About Italian Italian is the language of the culinary arts, interior design, furniture design and fashion. Around 85 million people speak Italian worldwide and it is a native language in Italy, Switzerland, San Marino, Vatican City, Slovenia (Slovenian Istria) and in Croatia’s Istria County. Italian is an easy language to learn for an English or French native speaker. Italian is important for the study of subjects like history, music, art, business, economics, political science and literature. ... [-]

Middle School (grades 7 & 8) Courses

Leysin American School
Campus Full time 2 - 4 semesters August 2019 Switzerland Leysin

Get ready to learn. Get ready to push yourself. Get ready to have fun. And get ready for high school. The LAS middle school provides a solid background in core academics and the freedom to explore individual talents in a variety of 5-week courses. We mix traditional and innovative education to mold interested – and interesting – young people. [+]

Get ready for Middle School!

Get ready to learn. Get ready to push yourself. Get ready to have fun. And get ready for high school.

The LAS middle school provides a solid background in core academics and the freedom to explore individual talents in a variety of 5-week courses. We mix traditional and innovative education to mold interested – and interesting – young people.

The goal of the Middle School is to give students a strong base on which to build their success in later grades through the LAS values of academic challenge, balanced program, community harmony, and international understanding.

A Self-Contained Program

The Middle School is largely a self-contained program where students interact mostly with other grade 7 and 8 students and their faculty. Students enjoy scheduled activities, as well as special programs for the weekends. Middle School cultural trips will only be for students in grades 7 and 8.... [-]


Standard French Course

Voxea Language School
Campus Full time 1 - 12 weeks Open Enrollment Switzerland Lausanne

Our French courses are designed to support people in increasing their knowledge and fluency. They are taught in small groups of around 10 students, all of whom are at similar levels of attainment. [+]

Standard French Course Planned for Progress

Our French courses are designed to support people in increasing their knowledge and fluency. They are taught in small groups of around 10 students, all of whom are at similar levels of attainment.

Classes are held during the day, from 08:30 to 12:00 or 13:00 to 16:30, depending on the level of students.

Participants

5 to 12

When:

Monday to Friday

08:30 to 12:00 or 13:00 to 16:30 Fee

CHF 430.-

1 week, 20 lessons

CHF 1610.-

4 weeks, 80 lessons

CHF 4,300.-

12 weeks, 200 lessons

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European Culinary Arts

DCT University Center – Switzerland
Campus Full time 3 months October 2018 Switzerland Lucerne Vitznau + 1 more

If you’re passionate about great cuisine and looking for an excellent culinary education, then consider your choice of programs at DCT's European Culinary Center. [+]

DCT’s comprehensive European Culinary Management program was the first international program to be accredited by the American Culinary Federation (ACF). DCT’s educational leadership is recognized by the World Association of Chefs Societies (WACS) which designates DCT as an Extraordinary Member, and again most recently by the ACF which awarded DCT its Exemplary Program status – making DCT one of only 22 programs worldwide and the only program outside the US to be recognized in this manner for its consistently high standards and level of excellence.

European Culinary Arts program modules

Foundation in European Cuisine (FEC) will introduce you to European cooking methods, kitchen equipment, machinery and utensils, as well as recipe costing and kitchen procedures. You will learn to use European ingredients; develop your preparation techniques and knife skills; learn to prepare the basic stocks, soups, sauces and bakery & pastry products; and gain an understanding of kitchen terminology. FEC or appropriate prior experience is a prerequisite for EGC.... [-]