Courses

DURATION: 6 WEEKS (SATURDAYS)

The efficient and effective role of supply chain in ensuring the competitiveness of organizations is paramount for the survival of businesses the world over. Supply chain deals how organizations manage their upstream and downstream activities by adding value in order to satisfycustomer requirement for quality goods and services.

The training aims at equipping participants with the requisite knowledge to work effectively and efficiently in the supply chain functions both within the private and public sectors. The training will cover the supply chain concept, procurement, logistics management and managing risk within the supply chain to ensure the survival of businesses.

 LEARNING OUTCOMES

The programme would equip participants:

  • With valued knowledge in Supply Chain and Procurement management within both the public and private sectors.
  • To know how to manage risk within the supply chain environment
  • To understand supplier relationship, development and management
  • To examine supplier evaluation processes
  • To determine how, where and when to order and store goods to meet operational requirements.
  • To examine the role of ethical sourcing and sustainability within the procurement process.
  • To understand the important role of transportation and distribution within the supply chain.
  • To examine the role ICT within the supply chain
  • To appreciate the concept of reverse logistics.
  • To understand the importance of waste elimination in manufacturing and service industries
  • To start a managerial role within an industrial or commercial supply organization.

BROAD TOPICAL AREAS (MODULES)

  • Supply Chain Management in Practice
  • Logistics Operations
  • Procurement in Practice
  • Managing Risk within the Supply Chain

TARGET AUDIENCE

Participants expected on this programme include Supply Chain and Procurement practitioners, Procurement Professional, Stores and Inventory Management Practitioners, Logistics Managers and Officers within both the public and Private sector.

DURATION: 6 WEEKS (SATURDAYS)

The Project Management Professional (PMP®) Certificate is the most recognized and respected credential in the field of project management. This Training Course objective is to impart the required knowledge to project team members, leaders and managers aspiring to get PMP certification from PMI. All will benefit from learning globally accepted best practices in managing projects.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be able to apply the generally recognized practices of project management acknowledged by the PMI to successfully manage projects. They will:

  • Get started with project management fundamentals.
  • Identify organizational influences and project life cycle.
  • Work with project management processes.
  • Understand the project management process groups.
  • Plan for project scope, schedule, cost, quality, and resource management.
  • Plan for communications, stakeholder, risks and procurement management.
  • Execute and manage project work, scope, schedules, and cost.
  • Monitor, control and close a project

TARGET AUDIENCE

Associate project managers, project managers, project coordinators, project analysts, project leaders, team leaders, product managers, program managers, project team members, and senior managers.

DURATION: 9 weeks (Saturdays)

This course has been carefully designed to provide the participants with specialized skills and expertise required to prevent, detect and investigate commercial crimes, and to ensure that effective corrective measures are implemented.  It also provides specific skills set that integrates accounting, auditing and investigative skills to identify the warning signals or indicators of fraud, corruption and embezzlements.

COURSE OUTCOME

At the end of this course, participants will be able:

  •      To integrate accounting, auditing and investigative skills in the performance of their tasks
  •      To demonstrate the skill sets required to identify, detect and investigating fraud risks
  •      To gain the expertise to conduct investigations and ensure recovery of lost resources
  •      To identify fraud schemes and fictitious financial transactions as well as fraudulent reporting
  •      To compare and contrast various fraud schemes to devise the appropriate internal control strategy
  •      To apply evidence-gathering techniques used to detect all forms of fraud& embezzlement
  •      To develop strategic & workable internal controls that will limit or prevent these fraud schemes
  •      To analyze data to identify high-risk transactions for further review and investigations
  •      To evaluate financial and project risks for potential fraud and misappropriation

TARGET AUDIENCE

This course is designed for Accountants, Auditors, Finance Managers, Chief Executives, Project Supervisors and other individuals responsible for eliminating waste, embezzlement, fraud and other abuse in spending

DURATION: 7 weeks (Saturdays)

Strategically managing treasury functions is central to the financial and operational activities of every Organization. The safeguarding and creation of value through competent management of cash flows, borrowing, investments and financial risks are very significant for the survival of every business. As a consequence, treasury and operations management has become an essential skill set or tool for finance professionals in dealing with the many cash flows challenges. The diversity and multiplicity of financing options coupled with the increased volatility on the money markets and its associated financial risks which have intensified considerably are sources of concern. Therefore, Strategic Treasury and Operations Management have emerged as a specialized qualification to deal with the more complex treasury issues. It is important to provide the opportunity for treasury professionals to necessarily have competences to effectively and efficiently manage all forms of treasury operations. This course aims at addressing the challenges treasury practitioners face in today’s dynamic treasury environment. It will also provide insights and a better understanding of the major facets of treasury.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Advance their knowledge of corporate treasury management and the treasury functions;
  • Develop a practical understanding of financial markets and their various products;
  • Understand the role and impacts of effective Treasury Management;
  • Develop strategic balanced treasury portfolios for their Organization;
  • Effectively manage risk both in treasury and within the fraud arena;
  • Gain the tactical skills and competence to confidently handle treasury operations;
  • Examine several strategic options available for improving treasury functions;
  • Understand the components and options available within Capital Markets
  • Integrate Capital Market options within Treasury Strategy;
  • Appreciate the risk factors within Capital Markets and to develop effective risk management strategies.

 CONTENTS

  • Overview of Strategic Treasury and Operations Management
  • Capital Markets and Funding Options
  • Corporate Finance and Treasury
  • Strategic Management of Cash and Liquidity
  • Ethics, Regulatory and Legal Environment in Treasury
  • Strategic Risk Management within Treasury
  • Strategic Treasury Operations Management and Controls

TARGET AUDIENCE

This program is designed for Treasury Professionals, Finance Professionals, Finance /Accounts managers, Financial Controllers, Chief Accountants, Banking Professionals and Corporate Business Professionals.

INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATE IN LOGISTICS & TRANSPORT (CILT)

MODULES:

  • Business Applications
  • Business Theory
  • Supply Chain Operations
  • Global Logistics

Duration: 6 Months

Lecture Period: Weekday Evenings (6-8 pm)

INTERNATIONAL DIPLOMA IN LOGISTICS & TRANSPORT (DILT)

MODULES:

  • Transport Planning
  • Transport Operations
  • Management In Logistics & Transport
  • Supply Chain Management
  • International Business/Global Logistics

Duration: 12 Months

Lecture Period: Weekday Evenings (6-9 pm)

INTERNATIONAL ADVANCED DIPLOMA IN LOGISTICS & TRANSPORT (ADILT)

MODULES:

  • Strategic Contexts
  • Leadership and Strategic Management
  • Strategic Network Planning
  • Delivery Strategic Performance
  • Research Methods and Professional Projects

Duration: 18 Months

Lecture Period: Saturdays (9 am-4 pm)

DURATION: 4 MONTHS (Saturdays)                                   

The Oil & Gas Industry is developing at a fast pace in today’s market economy, as a result new professional development priorities are being set. This has placed a high demand on qualified professionals in both onshore and offshore operations. Professionals in this sector need local knowledge and expertise as well as understanding and appreciation of the global nature of the oil and gas business.

The training aims at equipping participants with the requisite skill and knowledge to work effectively and efficiently in the industry. The training will cover upstream operations, such as exploration production and downstream processes such as refining, transportation and marketing.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • To equip participants with valued knowledge in refining of oil and natural gas processing
  • To offer services and supplies to the industry through innovation and entrepreneurship.
  • Entrepreneurial Development in the Oil and Gas Industry
  • To provide participants with knowledge and skills that will be necessary for the procurement of jobs at refineries and gas processing plants.

BROAD TOPICAL AREAS

  • Basics of the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Natural Gas Processing Operations
  • Refinery Operations

TARGET AUDIENCE

Energy Industry Professionals such as Economists, Refinery Workers, Policy Analysts, Engineers, Safety, Health and Environment Specialists, Lawyers, Accountants, Technologists, Entrepreneurs and Technicians

DURATION: 4 DAYS

The life-blood of any company in a highly competitive business world is Customer Service. Thus, the effective management of customer queries play a large role in how a business is perceived by the public, and it can determine the success or failure of a company’s products or service.  Because of this, well-trained customer service or Call Centre agents, supervisors/ managers are highly sought after in all industries. The aim of this course is to equip participants with the requisite practical knowledge and skills to successfully establish, manage a Call Centre and provide superior customer experience.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of the training program, participants will be able to:

  • Know what it takes to establish and manage a world class call centre
  • Provide customer delight through service excellence
  • Utilise managerial skills to run the operations within the call centre as well as the relationships with other departments
  • Utilized human resource management knowledge and skills required to manage Call Centre staff

CONTENT

  • Understanding Call Centre Environment & Management
  • Communication Skills for Call Center Managers and Operators
  • Creating the Ultimate Customer Experience
  • Time &Stress Management
  • Emotional Intelligence

TARGET AUDIENCE

Participants expected on this training are Front Desk Executives such as; Client Service Personnel, Call Center Executives, Secretaries, Receptionists, Telephonists, Personal Assistants and anybody who wishes to improve upon his/her interpersonal relationship and work well with others.

DURATION: 5 DAYS                                                                                               

Organisations around the world are leveraging their information technology (IT) investments by integrating mapping such as Global Positioning System (GPS) and Geographic Information System (GIS) technology. This course will provide participants essential knowledge base in GIS and GPS which will assist them to make informed decisions.

 LEARNING OUTCOMES

On completion of this course participants will:

  • Be equipped with knowledge in collecting special and associated attribute date
  • Understand the fundamental principles and concepts behind GIS, GPS and Satellite based remote sensing
  • Share knowledge with others and visualise data in ways simply not possible in the rows and columns of a spreadsheet.
  • Acquire knowledge in GIS project management
  • Learn to collect process and analyze data using GPS and GIS

CONTENT

  • GIS and the Information Age
  • Data collection procedures
  • Selecting a GPS receiver for a project
  • GIS Uses and Applications
  • What can GIS do for you
  • Building GIS projects and applications
  • Moving data from GPS platform to GIS

TARGET AUDIENCE

Managers, Chief Executives, It Professionals, Planners in Transport, Telecommunication, Real estate, Local Government, Defense, Marketing, Banking, Education, Utility (Water, Electricity) Mining, Oil exploration, Health, Insurance.

DURATION: 8 weeks (Saturdays)

Computerized Accounting Suites Comprising Tally Erp9, Sage 50, & Quick Books 2013 has been a historical relationship between Accounting and IT. Computerized Accounting Suites has reinvented changes that reengineer Business Accounting processes. With this course you will justify the reasons for changing the nature of accounting and how the use of information technology can enable such   change. It will provide you with knowledge of the business concepts in the key areas of accounting. There will always be a need for people who can understand how to manage accounts and payroll, track   income and expenditures and analyze budgets and forecasts.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Understand the Framework of Computerized Accounting System
  • Setup a Computerized Accounting System and be able to use it efficiently to perform your routine Accounting tasks,
  • Design, use and evaluate Accounting Information Systems
  • Analyze and interpret Accounting data using the advanced and power tools of Microsoft Excel
  • Create Financial Reports and perform analysis for effective decision making
  • Finalize Profit & loss Account and Balance sheet for all nature of Business
  • Implement Automated Inventory management systems
  • Implement efficient Human Resource and Payroll Management Systems
  • Increase their skills & participation in the evolution of Accounting Information System
  • Perform detailed financial audit at any given time

TARGET AUDIENCE

E-Commerce Consultants, IT managers, network engineers, System Engineers, IT security professionals, IT lecturers, students etc

DURATION: 5 DAYS

This course seeks to enable you to be able to create charts, work effectively with multiple sheets in workbooks, use basic functions effectively, use productivity tools and work with the Excel list/ database features.

COURSE OUTLINE INCLUDES:

  • Formulas and functions
  • Worksheet Techniques
  • Data Linking
  • Creating Charts
  • Charting Techniques
  • Special Pasting
  • Conditional Formatting
  • Hyperlinks
  • Sorting Data
  • Working with Tables
  • Filtering Data

TARGET AUDIENCE

Business and Technical Professionals, Business Decision Makers, Data Analysts, or Any Individual Who Wants To Increase His/ Her Knowledge on Intermediate To Advanced Features In Fundamental Excel.