DATE: 7th -11th  August, 2017



The course is designed to teach you how to configure vulnerability scanners to detect points of exposure and prevent network exploitation, acquire the knowledge to assess the risk to your enterprise from an array of vulnerabilities and to minimize costly security breaches.

Run vulnerability scans and observe exploits to better secure network, servers and workstations. Learn to assess the risk to your enterprise from specific vulnerabilities and to continually control your exposure to current security threats. Throughout this course, extensive hands-on exercises provide you with practical experience assessing recent vulnerabilities and analyzing ‘in the wild’ exploits.

Domain Areas

  • Vulnerability Assessment
  • Types of Vulnerability
  • Assessing the Network
  • Vulnerability Assessment Tools of the Trade
  • Output Analysis

Target Audience

All IT Managers, IT Security oriented personnel, System Administrators, Network Administrators and anyone interested in IT Security.


Start Date: 5th March, 2018

End Date: 14th March,2018

Course Overview

The accredited and Certified Fibre Optics Technician Course is designed to equip technicians’ with the needed knowledge, skills and abilities needed for a proper physical installation in telecommunication. This hands-on course is also designed to highlight the key concepts, design principles, and deployment considerations that underlie all RF systems in order to enable people who are new to the field of Fibre Optics to grasp the concept without much difficulty. Participants will also take the FOA Certification exam as part of the training. This exam will enable participants acquire an internationally recognized Fibre Optics Technician (FOT) certificate and a membership ID card from FOA.

Domain Areas

  • Introduction to Fibre Optics
  • Premise Cabling
  • Cable Selection Standards
  • Methods Of Termination
  • Optical Networks
  • Outside plants
  • NEC ratings
  • Connectors
  • Attenuation
  • Loss Budget Analysis

Target Audience

Engineers and Technicians in ICT and Telecom, Electrical Engineers, Technicians in the Oil and Gas industry and Graduates who desire a career path in Fibre Optics.


Course Overview                                                                              

This is a practical workshop designed to aid participants to learn about Network Reconnaissance using Windows or Linux; Vulnerability Identification; Investigation and Research and, Penetration Testing with Metasploit. Participants will also be taken through System Remediation and Hardening, Web Browser Security and Configuration, Data Management, Data Backup, Access Controls, Host Intrusion Detection, Log Security Issues, Network Intrusion Systems, Privacy and Anti-Forensics, and Network Traffic Analysis.


At the end of the training participants will be able to:

  • Secure their corporate networks from network attacks thereby reducing the prevalence of cyber crime.
  • Integrate and manage all aspects of cyber crimes in their organisations as a result of the knowledge acquired.
  • Ensure customers’ confidence in their various organisations.

Target Audience

This course is designed for Network Administrators, IT Security, Corporate and Financial IT Audit Personnel, IT Managers and Directors who are aspiring to be CISSP or CISA Certified.


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                                                               


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                                                                            


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.


  • 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.


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.