Business and law short courses

  • Advanced Conference Interpreting for EU/UN Accreditation Test

    Short Course
    Entry: November 2018
    This course is intended for interpreters working towards taking the interpreting accreditation test for the EU and/or UN institutions, or interpreters who are already qualified who want to carry on with their practice.
  • CIPS Professional Diploma in Procurement & Supply (Levels 2 to 6) - Professional Diploma

    Short Course
    Entry: November 2017, December 2017, January 2018, February 2018, March 2018, April 2018, May 2018, June 2018, July 2018
    We take pride in delivering a professional service, flexible in its approach, and focused on the organisation, individuals and their needs. We have been recognised as a Centre of Excellence by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS).
  • Diploma in Public Service Interpreting (DPSI) (English Law)

    Short Course
    Entry: January 2018,October 2018
    This is a preparatory course for the Diploma in Public Service Interpreting (DPSI) examination.
  • Employee Engagement - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: January 2018,September 2018
    This course will equip learners with a comprehensive academic understanding of the concept of engagement and how it can be applied in an organisational and international context.
  • Employment Law and Practice - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: January 2018,September 2018
    This short course will provide you with an understanding of the legal framework relating to employee relations and human resource management, giving you the ability to handle and analyse legal materials with confidence.
  • Engagement: Measuring and Managing Employee Engagement for Organisational Success - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: February 2018,September 2018
    This one-day course ensures that you gain a comprehensive understanding of employee engagement. Find out what motivates your staff and how to keep them focused on making your organisation a success.
  • Excel: Acquiring Critical Skills For Data Manipulation - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: January 2018
    This short course will teach users how to employ certain critical tools in Excel Office. This course focuses on understanding how to use ready-made numerical functions, learning how to employ sophisticated data manipulation tools, understanding how to use ready-made macros, learning how to create macros from scratch and understanding the concept of developing a worksheet application.
  • Interpreting: Introduction to Conference Interpreting - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: July 2018
    This course is ideal for interpreters who'd like an introduction to conference interpreting. 2018 dates: 25 to 29 July
  • Interviewing Skills - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: December 2017,December 2018
    This course enables participants to develop and practise interview skills in a variety of work related contexts. It provides participants with appropriate skills, knowledge and attributes to enable them to conduct interviews successfully and with confidence in the workplace.
  • Introduction to Company Accounts - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: February 2018,September 2018
    This one-day course is designed to provide an understanding of the primary financial statements and other main contents of published annual company accounts. The focus is on defining accounting terms and explaining key concepts so that you'll be able to read an annual report with confidence. No prior knowledge of company accounts is assumed.
  • Introduction to Diplomatic Interpreting - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2018
    Improve your interpreting techniques in the diplomatic environment with this short course running on 19 to 23 June 2017.
  • Open Language Programme - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: January 2018,September 2018
    This short course will enable you to learn and develop knowledge of a language from a wide range of choice.
  • Presentation Skills - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: November 2018
    This short course explores the skills needed to deliver effective and engaging presentations within a professional environment. It examines what is needed to clearly communicate with confidence.
  • SQL and Database Technology for Financial Information Systems - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: January 2018
    This short course enables participants to learn how to create a Menu driven financial Information System and use associated SQL scripts.
  • Subtitling: Intensive Course - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2018
    This course will give you an overview of the main characteristics of subtitling against other audio-visual translation modes, available between 21 and 23 June 2017.
  • Training the Trainers of Interpreting Studies

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2018
    This course is suitable for professional interpreters with an interest and experience in teaching interpreting skills (in further and higher education) and a wish to enhance their pedagogic methodology.
  • Training the Trainers of Translation - Short course

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2018
    To develop translation training skills and understand teaching methodologies applied to translation studies.
  • Translation Memory Tools (SDL Trados) - Short Course

    Short Course
    Entry: June 2018
    This course provides a solid grounding in the use of Translation Memory (TM) tools (SDL Trados Studio) and general training in the principles of TMs.