CDU short courses in Darwin

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Workplace Communication

Assertive Techniques

*NEW* Assertive Techniques provides you with personal insight into the ways in which you respond to different people, situations and events. With a strong focus on communication and behaviour, it gives you tools and techniques to effectively manage your responses and express your views and plans.

Date:     6th and 7th June 2019      

Cost:     $990.00 (Early Bird $920.00 - enrol before 6 April 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 23rd May 2019

 

Conflict Resolution

This two-day Conflict Resolution short course provides an in-depth exploration of the drivers of conflict and the skills you need to effectively intervene and facilitate positive outcomes. Developed by Australia Institute of Management and facilitated by Charles Darwin University.

Date: EOI’s - Taking expressions of interest for 2019.

Please submit your details here if you are interested and we will get in contact with you.

Cost:      $990.00 

Enrolment Closes: TBA

 

Critical Thinking and Problem Solving

This Critical Thinking and Problem Solving course provides you with the skills you need to solve problems efficiently and make decisions that are aligned to business goals. The course considers a range of models and techniques and provides practical guidance on how to implement them in your workplace.

Date: 22nd February 2019           

Cost:  $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 8th February 2019

Effective Communication

This two-day Effective Communication short course explores the personal impact cycle, and the role that communication plays in perception. Developed by Australia Institute of Management and facilitated by Charles Darwin University.

Date: 19th and 20th February 2019           

Cost: $990.00 (Early Bird $920.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 5th February 2019

 

 

Supervisor, Leadership and Management

Building Team Performance

*NEW* In this Building Team Performance one-day course you'll examine real-world team dynamics, focusing on the leader's role in creating and nurturing a performance based culture. Using practical tools to set team goals, establish performance measures and work collaboratively, you'll learn how to effectively coach and develop results-driven team members.

Date:     27th March 2019       

Cost:     $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 13th March 2019

 

 

Management Skills for New Supervisors

During the two-day Management Skills for New Supervisors course you will examine key team management competencies in addition to undertaking a broad analysis of your current group dynamics. 

You will return to the workplace with resources to improve your confidence as a leader and with tips to assist you to avoid common management mistakes.

Date: 20th and 21st June 2019           

Cost: $1220.00 (Early Bird $1150.00 - enrol before 20th April 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 7th June 2019

 

Performance Management

The Performance Management one-day short course, developed by Australia Institute of Management and facilitated by Charles Darwin University, explores the end-to-end processes associated with the performance management cycle. From the setting of goals and allocation of work, through to performance reviews and recognition.

Date: 26th February 2019          

Cost: $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 12 February 2019

 

Risk Management

Risk Management two-day Short Course will give you skills to become competent in identifying and managing risk while applying risk management processes and coordinating a risk management strategy. Developed by Australia Institute of Management and facilitated by Charles Darwin University. 

Date:  EOI’s - Taking expressions of interest for 2019.

Please submit your details here if you are interested and we will get in contact with you.

Cost:   $990.00

Enrolment Closes: TBA

 

The Emotionally Intelligent Leader

DuringThe Emotionally Intelligent Leader two-day Short Course you will improve your understanding of emotions and emotional intelligence. You will also explore and practice tools and techniques for applying emotional intelligence in leadership and creating high performance in others on that basis. 

Date: 13th and 14th March 2019           

Cost:  $1220.00 (Early Bird $1150.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 27th February 2019

 

Project Management

Applied Project Management

This three-day Applied Project Management Short course provides you with a broad exploration of project management best practice, this course will give you an understanding all aspects of the project management lifecycle. 

Date: 3rd, 4th and 5th April 2019         

Cost: $1450.00 (Early Bird $1340.00 - enrol before 3rd February 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 20th March 2019

Introduction to Projects

This one-day Introduction to Projects course offers an overview of the tools, techniques and resources you need to plan, develop and implement projects. Covering the phases of the project lifecycle, you’ll gain insight into project planning, budget preparation, stakeholder management, schedule management and project closure and review – everything you need to successfully contribute to workplace projects.

Date: 12th March 2019      

Cost: $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 26th February 2019

 

 

Project Management Fundamentals

This two day Project Management Fundamentals course provides the comprehensive foundations you need to effectively initiate and manage workplace projects. Covering the end-to-end project lifecycle, this course gives you practical insight into the critical knowledge areas of the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK®). 

Date: 4th and 5th June 2019           

Cost: $990.00 (Early Bird $920.00 - enrol before 4th April 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 21st May 2019

 

Workplace Skills

Building Client Relationships

If you’re in a sales-related role or responsible for developing and maintaining ongoing relationships, this Building Client Relationships two-day course will build the skills and confidence you need to effectively engage with new and existing clients. Gain valuable insight into building sales, retaining business and increasing referrals, and explore how to identify, differentiate and customise client solutions.

Date:     9th and 10th April 2019       

Cost:      $990.00 (Early Bird $920.00 - enrol before 9th February 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 26th March 2019




Contract Management

The Contract Management two-day short course developed by Australia Institute of Management and facilitated by Charles Darwin University is designed as a practical guide to managing the implementation and monitoring of contracts.

Date: 11th and 12th April 2019        

Cost: $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 11th February 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 28th March 2019

 

Customer Service

The Customer Service short course explores the essence of truly exceptional customer service and provides you with the skills and knowledge to respond to customer and client needs. By examining all customer touch points and focusing on professional communication, this course will help you manage and monitor the effectiveness of your service to customers.

Date:  EOI’s - Taking expressions of interest for 2019.

Please submit your details here if you are interested and we will get in contact with you.

Cost:  $510.00

Enrolment Closes: TBA

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Dealing with Difficult Behaviours

The Dealing with Difficult Behaviours short course supports your development as a proficient communicator, adept in dealing with challenging personalities and situations. Through this course you will gain the confidence and professionalism to maintain composure in the face of difficulty.

Date: 7th March 2019       

Cost: $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 21st February 2019

Effective Business Writing

The two-day Effective Business Writing Short Course developed by Australian Institute of Management and Facilitated by Charles Darwin University provides you with the practical tools and techniques to effectively develop professional business communications. 

Date: 21st and 22nd March 2019            

Cost: $990.00 (Early Bird $920.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 7th March 2019

 

Effective Workplace Relationships

*NEW* Effective Workplace Relationships course is designed to build your interpersonal skills by teaching you to be more responsive to others and foster positive workplace relationships. You’ll focus on communication and behaviour, and learn how to create and maintain workplace networks that are based on a culture of feedback, openness and trust.

Date:     28th March 2019       

Cost:      $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 14th March 2019

Professional Skills for Executive Assistants

This Professional Skills for Executive Assistants short course delivered over two days, explores the strategic skills of communication, influence and priority management required to undertake the challenging yet underestimated role of executive support. Developed by Australia Institute of Management and facilitated by Charles Darwin University. 

Date:  EOI’s - Taking expressions of interest for 2019.

Please submit your details here if you are interested and we will get in contact with you.

Cost:   $990.00

Enrolment Closes: TBA

 

Recruitment and Selection

If you are charged with finding, hiring and retaining the best people for your business, this Recruitment and Selection two-day course will be invaluable. Learn the skills and techniques to conduct job analysis, implement candidate attraction strategies, assess candidates and make informed selection choices. Plus, study effective induction and development processes designed to ensure you retain key talent when you find it.

Date: 11th and 12th June 2019         

Cost: $990.00 (Early Bird $920.00 - enrol before 11th April 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 28th May 2019

Resilience in Self

*NEW* If you would like to have more control when facing setbacks at work, this Resilience in Self one-day course will equip you with a set of individual strategies you can use to effectively respond to both workplace and personal situations.

Date:     2nd April 2019       

Cost:       $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 2nd February 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 19th March 2019

The Power of Influence

* NEW* The Power of Influence. Personal influence is an essential leadership skill, and one that can even eclipse your title. If you are required to influence a diverse range of people and situations, this two-day course will prove invaluable. You’ll gain the skills and techniques needed to shape opinion and build credibility in the workplace, allowing you to guide people and situations, including those over whom you have no authority.

Date:     28th and 29th May 2019  

Cost:     $990.00 (Early Bird $920.00 - enrol before 28th March 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 14th May 2019

Time Management

If you struggle to prioritise and complete tasks in a timely manner, this one day Time Management course will give you the tools and techniques to maximise your effectiveness, minimise wasted time and control your workload. You’ll learn to analyse workloads, prioritise tasks, overcome procrastination and create time management systems that increase productivity and effectiveness for yourself and your team.

Date:  EOI’s - Taking expressions of interest for 2019.

Please submit your details here if you are interested and we will get in contact with you.

Cost:  $510.00

Enrolment Closes: TBA

 


Work Priorities

This Work Priorities one-day short course developed by Australia Institute of Management and facilitated by Charles Darwin University, provides you with practical tools and techniques to set meaningful goals and realistic plans to achieve them. It shows you how to manage pressures, organise work commitments and improve your productivity. 

Date:  EOI’s - Taking expressions of interest for 2019.

Please submit your details here if you are interested and we will get in contact with you.

Cost:  $510.00

Enrolment Closes: TBA

 

Workplace Safety

*NEW* This Workplace Safety course will provide a solid understanding of workplace safety standards and practices, including the Work Health and Safety legislation. Learn strategies for promoting awareness and cooperation amongst staff and gain the tools to create and implement an effective and sustainable work health and safety framework in your workplace.

Date:     22nd May 2019       

Cost:    $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 22nd March 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 8th May 2019

Writing Effective Minutes

The Writing Effective Minutes short course provides practical tools and techniques for ensuring that meeting minutes provide a record of decisions made by teams, work groups and committees. This one-day Short course provides a thorough introduction to minute taking and the skills you need to write professional minutes. Developed by Australia Institute of Management and facilitated by Charles Darwin University.

Date:  5th March 2019          

Cost:  $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 19th February 2019

 

Writing More Persuasively

CDU’s interactive Writing More Persuasively one-day workshop conveys an array of tricks and techniques that can be used to write more precisely, concisely, engagingly, and persuasively. Developed and delivered by Charles Darwin University.

Date:  EOI’s - Taking expressions of interest for 2019.

Please submit your details here if you are interested and we will get in contact with you.

Cost:  $510.00

Enrolment Closes: TBA

 

 

Microsoft Training

Microsoft Excel 2016 - Level 1

This is a beginner’s Microsoft Excel 2016 Level 1 x two half-days Short Course which aims to give the new spreadsheet user a thorough grounding in the basics of creating and working with spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel.

Date: 27th and 28th February (2 half days, 1:00pm to 4:30pm *No lunch provided).                       

Cost:   $475.00 (Early Bird $445.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 13th February 2019

 

Microsoft Excel 2016 - Level 2

The skills and knowledge acquired in Microsoft Excel 2016 Level 2 x two half-days Short Course enables the user to expand their knowledge and learn how to create more productive workbooks.

Date: 27th and 28th March 2019 (2 half days, 1:00pm to 4:30pm *No lunch provided).          

Cost:   $475.00 (Early Bird $445.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 13th March 2019

 

Microsoft Excel 2016 - Level 3

The skills and knowledge acquired in Microsoft Excel 2016 Level 3 x two half-days Short Course are sufficient to be able to protect worksheet data, perform advanced data operations using summarising, data consolidations, and filters.

Date: 15th and 16th May 2019 (2 half days, 1:00pm to 4:30pm *No lunch provided).          

Cost:   $475.00 (Early Bird $445.00 - enrol before 15th March 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 1st May 2019

 

 

Microsoft Project 2016 - Level 1

Microsoft Project 2016 Level 1 x 1-day Short Course provides you with the skills and knowledge to create a new project, enter and work with tasks and resources, create a schedule and print effective project information.

Date:  EOI’s - Taking expressions of interest for 2019.

Please submit your details here if you are interested and we will get in contact with you.

Cost: $510.00

Enrolment Closes: TBA

 

 

Microsoft Project 2016 - Level 2

Microsoft Project 2016 Level 2 x 1-day Short Course is designed for existing users of Microsoft Project who wish to extend their skills and knowledge beyond the creation of simple projects.

Date:  EOI’s - Taking expressions of interest for 2019.

Please submit your details here if you are interested and we will get in contact with you.

Cost: $510.00

Enrolment Closes: TBA

 

Finance

Finance for Non Finance Managers

The Finance for Non-Finance Managers short course provides a practical guide to analysing financial data and understanding the implications of financial performance. It introduces all aspects of financial management from planning through to budget review and reporting on financial outcomes.

Date: 13th and 14th June 2019           

Cost:  $990.00 (Early Bird $920.00 - enrol before 13th April 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 30th May 2019

Introduction to Accounting

The function of accounting in any organisation is to closely monitor the movement of funds in order to determine the financial health of a business and identify ways of increasing profitability. This short Introduction to Accounting course covers the accounting requirements for Australian businesses, describes key accounting concepts and provides the basic skills required to interpret and report on financial activity.

Date:  EOI’s - Taking expressions of interest for 2019.

Please submit your details here if you are interested and we will get in contact with you.

Cost:  $990.00

Enrolment Closes: TBA

Manage Budgets

*NEW* This Manage Budgets course introduces the main concepts involved in the planning and implementation of budgets, and provides insight into important aspects of managing team budgets and financial plans including accurate reporting, monitoring and financial performance review.

Date:     26th March 2019       

Cost:     $510.00 (Early Bird $480.00 - enrol before 31st January 2019)

Enrolment Closes: 12th March 2019

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