Courses in Switzerland

Compare 86 Top Courses in Switzerland 2018

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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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Course in Mergers & Acquisitions

Executive M.B.L.HSG, University of St. Gallen
Campus Full time 5 - 6  September 2018 Switzerland St.Gallen

Mergers and Acquisitions are among the most important capital market transactions. They require close collaboration between experts working in management and strategy, and the experts mastering the legal aspects of the changes. [+]

Mergers and Acquisitions are among the most important capital market transactions. They require close collaboration between experts working in management and strategy, and the experts mastering the legal aspects of the changes. Thus, M&A pose the highest requirements in the area of strategic and financial management as well as in human resources. M&A will often be carried out by specialized teams. Many of these are based in Frankfurt a.M. – the location of the M&A module of the Executive M.B.L-HSG. Experts will offer their insight from several perspectives, amended by discussion of best practices and case studies.

International Company Law M&A Management Introduction M&A Agreement M&A Process Restructuring Firms and Labor Law Forms of Acquisition Structuring and Financing of Transactions Tax Planning with a special focus on M&A Contract Negotiation, Signing, and Closing Acquisition for Growth Valuation Distressed Assets Equity Capital Markets and Stock Exchange Listings [-]

Sustainable Sport & Events (SSE)

AISTS - International Academy of Sports Science and Technology
Campus Full time 2 - 2 days March 2018 Switzerland Lausanne

The AISTS Sustainable Sport & Events (SSE) open module provides an understanding of the current challenges and opportunities of sustainability in sport. [+]

NOTE: Registrations for the 2017 edition of the Sustainable Sport and Events open learning module are not yet open. The dates are confirmed but the programme and speakers are currently being finalised.

Sport and sport events have the potential to impact our society in both positive and negative ways. The ability of a sport federation or organisation to balance the economic, environmental and social impact of their activities, including events they host, organise or govern is critical to the future development of their sport.

Now more than ever, sports managers and event organisers have the opportunity to positively harness sport for the benefit of society, and by doing so, contribute to their organisation's bottom line.... [-]


Summer Experience

Glion Institute of Higher Education
Campus Full time 1 - 2 weeks February 2018 Switzerland Montreux

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

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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.... [-]


Swiss Professional Degree in Hospitality Management

SSTH Swiss School of Tourism and Hospitality
Campus Full time 6 semesters February 2018 Switzerland Chur

SSTH offers an attractive English language hospitality management program that has achieved Swiss federal accreditation. Our Swiss Professional Degree is designed to fulfill the demanding government regulations for the elite league of nationally recognized higher education institutions. [+]

SSTH offers an attractive English language hospitality management program that has achieved Swiss federal accreditation. Our Swiss Professional Degree is designed to fulfill the demanding government regulations for the elite league of nationally recognized higher education institutions. Professionals with strong people skills, intercultural competence and entrepreneurial thinking are in high demand in the international hospitality industry. An essential feature of the skill-based management training at SSTH is the focus on bringing together business and practical thinking into action. Being highly motivated, responsible and self-dependent are requirements for this rigorous training. After completion of the Swiss Professional Degree, continuing on with the prestigious Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality Management, designed by Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne, is also an option. ... [-]


CEPA & EMSA English

English Training Lounge
Campus Full time September 2018 Switzerland Bern

Common Educational Proficiency Assessment (CEPA) and External Measure of Student Achievement, (EMSA) are a set of locally-developed standardized tests used for admissions and placement by all federal institutions of higher and further education in the United Arab Emirates: ADVETI, Zayed University, the Higher Colleges of Technology, and UAE University. [+]

CEPA & EMSA English English Training Lounge - The Professional's Choice

Common Educational Proficiency Assessment (CEPA) and External Measure of Student Achievement, (EMSA) are a set of locally-developed standardised tests used for admissions and placement by all federal institutions of higher and further education in the United Arab Emirates: ADVETI, Zayed University, the Higher Colleges of Technology, and UAE University.

The CEPA is produced by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific research as part of NAPO (National Admissions and Placement Office) and EMSA by the Abu Dhabi Education Council. There are two exams for the CEPA and EMSA. The English examinations test basic English proficiency, and the Mathematics measures basic math skills. Both the English and the Maths exams are administered in two formats: paper-based (with scanned answer sheets) and computer-based for the CEPA and computer-based only for the EMSA. English Training Lounge offers full CEPA and EMSA- English training and tuition and can also arrange for mathematics tuition if needed. It is also important to keep in mind that the EMSA also has a Science section. This is often, but not always integrated into the Mathematics section of the exam.... [-]


French Language Etrangère

INSEEC Chambéry campus
Campus Full time 1 semester October 2018 Switzerland Geneva

The Rhône-Alpes region and the department of Savoie, draw their strength from their geographical location [+]

Entry Requirements

LANGUAGE LEVEL Minimum required A2 (European Framework of Reference for Languages)

ACADEMIC LEVEL Candidate to contest Evolution 1 and 2 INSEEC Grande Ecole: Bac +2 - Bac + 3-4 Candidate in the contest EGC: Bachelor's degree or equivalent

GROUNDS MAINTENANCE IN FRENCH Moving in Chambery candidate or remote connection on site or by telephone

Volume Schedule 315 hours of teaching face to face

Academic content

French Foreign Language (FLE) Deepening of the four language skills: Listening Reading comprehension Oral production Written production Logic and memory Reasoning and problem solving English Analysis, synthesis and drafting from authentic documents Preparation for oral tests of motivation ... [-]

Course: German intensive

Sprachschule Schneider
Campus February 2018 Switzerland Zurich

An intensive course is the quickest way for you to achieve your learning goals. Small, carefully composed Mini-Groups of only 3 to 6 people enable you to make quick progress. [+]

O caminho mais curto para atingir seu objetivo

Com um curso intensivo, você atinge o mais rapidamente possível o objetivo a que você se propôs. E para conseguir um rápido progresso você trabalha em pequenos e cuidadosamente compostos mini-grupos de 3–6 participantes.

Conteúdo do curso

Você adquire, desde o começo do curso, através de sólida estrutura de ensino, todas as habilidades em relação à língua: compreensão, expressão oral, gramática e escrita. Graças aos pequenos grupos de apenas 3–6 participantes, o ponto central do curso é a expressão oral e o vocabulário, com o que você vai poder se afirmar o mais rápido possível no seu dia-a-dia. É preciso deixar claro que não utilizamos laboratório de línguas ou computa- dores, todavia você recebe uma aula de alemão muito eficiente e animada, na qual você tem um completo e individual acompanhamento de nossos excelentes e bem habilitados professores e da qual você participa ativamente. ... [-]


European Culinary Arts

DCT University Center – Switzerland
Campus Full time 3 months October 2018 Switzerland Luzern 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.... [-]


Executive Leadership Coaching

Center for Creative Leadership
Campus Part time 6 months September 2018 Switzerland Davos

Executive Leadership Coaching provides a complete discovery, alignment, assessment, feedback and coaching package. It can be engaged along with another CCL program or as a stand-alone leadership development opportunity. [+]

This research-driven model of coaching is a custom-built, one-on-one developmental experience for the mid- to senior-level executive who is preparing for a greater scope of responsibility or who needs to make a leap forward in leadership capability. Executive Leadership Coaching provides a complete discovery, alignment, assessment, feedback and coaching package. It can be engaged along with another CCL program or as a stand-alone leadership development opportunity.

Format

A custom assessment package that typically includes personality and style surveys, 360-degree feedback instruments and telephone interviews with selected work colleagues. In-person feedback and goal-setting sessions. May include a boss-alignment session between the coach, coachee, and the supervisor to cement agreement on developmental goals. Ongoing coaching utilizing a variety of media that could include: telephone, in-person, video, or on-line contact. On-site observations - shadowing - can be included in the assessment or coaching phase. ... [-]

Thematic Seminar: Negotiation in Humanitarian Settings

CERAH - The Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action
Campus Full time March 2018 Switzerland Geneva

Develops skills for humanitarian programme managers to to successfully negotiate with a multitude of actors. Through lectures and case studies, participants learn to design a negotiation strategy that is adapted to a specific context and takes into account short, mid-and long-term outcomes. [+]

One of very few courses focused on negotiation, it allows humanitarian programme managers to develop skills that enable them to successfully negotiate with a multitude of actors. Through lectures and case studies, participants learn to design a negotiation strategy that is adapted to a specific context and takes into account short, mid-and long-term outcomes.

External speakers include academics and practitioners, and come from a range of institutions and organisations including the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights, International Committee of the Red Cross and Médecins Sans Frontières.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

At the end of the course, you will be able to:... [-]


Co-Active Coaching | Fundamentals

Schouten Global
Campus Full time 2 - 3 days March 2018 Switzerland Zurich 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 ... [-]

Language & Methodology for Teachers of English

Anglolang Academy of English
Campus Full time 2 weeks Switzerland

With more than twenty years experience of teacher training, Anglolang offers dynamic, motivating and highly-practical courses for primary, secondary and tertiary teachers. The aim of our two week course is to provide stimulating practical teaching [+]

With more than twenty years experience of teacher training, Anglolang offers dynamic, motivating and highly-practical courses for primary, secondary and tertiary teachers. The aim of our two week course is to provide stimulating practical teaching ideas and to develop English language proficiency.

Methodology sessions can include:

Vocabulary learning, recording & recycling Learner autonomy Motivating learners to speak Project work in the classroom The use of drama and role-play Different ways of teaching grammar

This course is available at regular dates throughout the year.

Erasmus+

People working within a school, college or educational institution may be eligible for Erasmus+ funding for this course. If you are a teacher from the EU member State or a NON-EU Programme Country (former Yugoslav, Liechtenstein, Switzerland, republic of Macedonia, Norway, Turkey and Iceland), your institution should apply for Erasmus+ funding.... [-]


GMAT

MasterPrep International
Campus or Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment Switzerland Zurich

The GMAT ® (Graduate Management Admission Test) is required for admission to MBA and other post-graduate programs at the most important universities and business schools. [+]

The GMAT ® (Graduate Management Admission Test) is required for admission to MBA and other post-graduate programs at the most important universities and business schools.

The GMAT assesses the examinee with 4 different sections: Analytical Writing Assignment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative Section, Verbal Section.

ANALYTICAL WRITING ASSIGNMENT

This section requires the writing of an essay that is later scanned and scored to evaluate the reasonableness of the assumptions and conclusions that the essay offers.

INTEGRATED REASONING

This section tests the ability to assess information and data coming from different sources, such as charts, tables, emails, etc.... [-]


IELTS

Eurocentres - Language schools
Campus Full time 2 - 52 weeks Open Enrollment Switzerland Lausanne

Prove your fitness in English with this certificate. It is your entry ticket to study courses in the UK, the USA, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Accordingly, the IELTS test examination preparation is [+]

Prove your fitness in English with this certificate. It is your entry ticket to study courses in the UK, the USA, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa. Accordingly, the IELTS test examination preparation is targeted at the English required in an academic environment. As an internationally defined language test, the International English Language Testing System assesses your English skills in listening, reading, writing and speaking. Our courses with specific IELTS training sessions will help you obtain a good result in the test. All you have to do is select your preferred destination from the many different locations where we offer the course. Are you ready for take-off?

IELTS test: Familiarise yourself with the English required in an academic context. Acquire all the linguistic skills necessary to participate in university life, such as understanding lectures or taking part in academic discussions. Thanks to lots of IELTS exercises and tuition in examination skills, you will achieve your goal in a relatively short time. Eurocentres, one of the largest IELTS test centres in Europe and with experienced teaching staff, is an excellent partner to assist you in achieving your goal. Flexible timescale: You can start your IELTS test training course at almost any time at almost all destinations and schools. And if you want to study further, we will be pleased to advise you: We have partnerships with many renowned universities.... [-]