Courses

DURATION: 5 DAYS  

Start Date: 26th Feb, 2018

End Date: 2nd March, 2018

Campus:  Accra

Course Overview

This training programme helps participants build sophisticated spreadsheets, perform “what-if” analyses, apply functions, manipulate Pivot Tables, present and interpret results in Microsoft Excel

Programme outcome

Participants will be able to:-

  • Leverage features of Microsoft Excel to facilitate business decisions
  • Develop intelligent worksheets to quickly identify Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Perform “what-if” analyses for developing budget and project plans
  • Summarize and analyze large amounts of data using PivotTables and Excel features
  • Automate Excel processes

Course outline

  • Analyzing Data with Functions
  • Controlling calculations and nested formulas
  • Quantifying variables in a workbook model
  • Organizing workbooks and links and consolidating ranges
  • Enhancing Excel Usage with Macros
  • Recognizing the code behind a Macro
  • Troubleshooting and Enhancing Professional Workbooks

Who Should Attend

Business and Technical Professionals, Business Decision Makers, Data Analysts, or any individual who wants to increase their knowledge in intermediate to advanced features in Power Excel.

DURATION: 5 DAYS                                                                               

The IT Project Management training program is an intensive and comprehensive introduction to managing IT projects. This program provides practical skills and techniques used to manage an IT project successfully from start to finish. The skills and techniques covered in this program are considered best practices and are grounded in theories. The Project Management theories and concepts needed to manage projects successfully are emphasized throughout the program. Practical techniques for planning, managing risk, estimating and scheduling will be covered as well.

Topics to be covered:

  • Introduction to Software Development Methodologies and Alternatives
  • Team Management
  • Scope Management
  • IT project Cost Estimation
  • Activity Scheduling
  • Network Scheduling Techniques
  • Project Monitoring and Control
  • Project Risk Management
  • Quality Management
  • Contracts and Procurement
  • Evaluation Tools

Course Outcome

At the end of this course, delegates will:

  • Develop the skill set that organizations are looking for to manage IT projects successfully.
  • Acquire a deeper understanding of the skills, tools and techniques needed to successfully manage a project.
  • Be equipped with knowledge in the following crucial project management areas: Time, Scope, Cost, Quality, Human Resources, Communications, Risk, Procurement Management and Integration Management.

Target Audience

The target group of participants for this training programme includes:

Managers, Project Managers, Project Team Leaders, and Project Team Members who are interested in enhancing their career by preparing to become a certified PMP, students and fresh graduates.

DURATION: 4 DAYS                                                               

Overview

Strategic Business Management involves the formulation, implementation and evaluation of cross-functional decisions that will enable an organization to achieve its long-term objectives. It entails specifying the organization‘s mission, vision and objectives, developing policies and plans, often in terms of projects and programs, which are designed to achieve these objectives. It includes allocating resources to implement a company’s policies.

The Strategic Business Management workshop aims at equipping participants with the knowledge to analyze and understand initiatives, policies, plans and objectives of their companies. Participants will also learn to apply the requisite concepts and fundamental economic processes in business and finance.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the training, delegates will:

  • Develop vital skills that will enable them Improve productivity in their various organisations.
  • Acquire knowledge that will increase the business competitive edge of their organisations
  • Understand change management and reduce their resistance to change.
  • Identify the necessary tools to manage human capital in their organisations and create a healthy and positive culture that creates a happy customer.
  • Build stronger professional reputation through consistent, timely and accurate analysis.
  • Improve their understanding of competitors strategies
  • Develop strategies to empower their employees, recognize their accomplishments and provide them with competitive salaries.

Target Audience

The target audience for the workshop includes Managers, Business Executives, Graduates and anyone who wants to acquire knowledge in Strategic Business Management

DURATION: 10 DAYS   START: 20 th February – 3 rd March, 2017                                                                            

Overview

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.

Course Objectives:

On completion of this course delegates 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

Topics to Be Covered

 

  • 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: 4 MONTHS                                                     

Course Overview

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.

Benefits

  • 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: 3 DAYS  22ndFebruary – 24thFebruary, 2017                                            

Course Overview

Intellectual Property Rights are the legally recognized exclusive rights to creations of the mind. It allows creators of patents, trademarks, industrial design, copyrighted works etc, to benefit from their own investment in creation. Knowledge of the rights will strike a balance between the interest of innovators and the public interest, providing an environment where creativity and invention can benefit all.

Topics to be treated:

  • Introduction to Intellectual Property (IP)
  • Industrial Designs
  • Geographical Indication
  • Enforcement
  • Trade Secret
  • Trademark
  • Patent
  • Types of Works Protected by IP
  • Collective Management Organization
  • What is Plagiarism and Kinds of Plagiarism
  • Copyright
  • Technology Transfer

Target Audience

Engineers, Lawyers, Publishers, Actors, Authors, Researchers, Lecturers, Computer Programmers, Software Developers and other Individuals and Professionals who create or deal with intellectual property in the course of plying their trade or profession.

DURATION: 5 DAYS

Course Overview

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.

DURATION: 3 MONTHS From: 27th March, 2017

Course Overview

The training will enable participant configure Oracle database for multilingual applications, practice various methods of recovering database using RMAN and Flashback technology, administer database efficiently by using database technologies such as the Resource Manager, the Scheduler, Automatic Storage Management (ASM), and VLDB features, set up secure database using Virtual Private Database, and learn how to efficiently move data from database to database.

Course Objectives

On completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Employ SQL functions to generate and retrieve customized data
  • Run data manipulation statements (DML) to update data in the Oracle Database 11g
  • Control user access and manage schema objects
  • Install Oracle Database 11g and configure a database
  • Perform backup and recovery of a database
  • Monitor, troubleshoot, and maintain a database
  • Configure Oracle Net services
  • Detect block corruption and take appropriate measures to correct
  • Control database resource usage with Resource Manager
  • Review database log files for diagnostic purposes
  • Customize language-dependent behavior for the database and individual sessions
  • Implement a secure database

Target Audience

Application Developers, Business Intelligence Developers, Database Administrators, PL/SQL Developers, Support Engineers, System Analysts, Functional Implementers, Portal Developers, Reports Developer, Technical Consultants, Network Administrators.

DURATION: 5 DAYS

Start Date: 19th February, 2018       

End Date: 23rd February, 2018                                                              

Course Overview

AutoCAD covers the essential core topics for working with the AutoCAD software. The teaching strategy is to start with a few basic tools that enable the student to create and edit a simple drawing, and then continue to develop those tools. More advanced tools are also introduced throughout the training guide. Not every command or option is covered, because the intent is to show the most essential tools and concepts, such as understanding the AutoCAD workspace and user interface, using basic drawing, editing, and viewing tools, organizing drawing objects on layers, inserting reusable symbols (blocks), preparing a layout to be plotted and adding text, hatching and dimensions. The course begins with creation of wireframe models, and evolves into complex creation of solid models in later units. You will also learn how to view, rotate and shade your 3D models along with plotting them.

Course Outline

  • Getting Started with AutoCAD
  • Basic 3D Concepts
  • Basic Geometry Drawing & Editing Commands
  • Working with 3D Coordinates
  • Drawing Precision in AutoCAD
  • Solid Modeling Concepts
  • Creating a Simple Drawing
  • Creating Surfaced Objects           

Target Audience

Architects, All Engineers, Draftsmen, Town Planners, Surveyors, Programmers, Artists, Designers etc.

Starting: 6TH JUNE

We are happy to inform you that the ABCE /GBCE courses are currently available for registration. Interested applicants should pickup a form from the CPD office at the main Tesano Campus or contact them on 0302200615 / 0302200606.