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Open New Doors in 2015 in your Business Career

 

Is your New Year’s resolution to change career or progress in your current role by up-skilling? If the answer’s ‘yes’ then now is the time to enrol for a course at Griffith College – there’s plenty of choice to suit a wide range of interests and career objectives …

Business, Marketing, HR & Finance Courses Starting January – March 2015

Working full time? Why not consider one of the part-time Business, Marketing, HR or Finance courses listed below. Part-time evening courses offer you a flexible and accessible way of learning.

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BUSINESS, MARKETING, HR & FINANCE COURSES

Learn the basics of business and management or continue your professional development with one of these part-time business courses including Business Management, Marketing, Public Relations, Sales, Online Marketing and Digital Strategy, Human Resource Management, Project Management, Investment Operations & Compliance, Administration & Office Skills, International Hospitality Management and many others.  

Certificate in Online Marketing and Digital Strategy – starting 26 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 12 weeks | Validated by ICM

This part-time course combines digital media, web design principles, web technologies, online marketing and public relations, social technologies and online advertising.

I am currently working as a Marketing Manager and I choose the Certificate in Online Marketing and Digital Strategy as I wanted to up skill and develop my marketing skills specifically for digital strategy. I liked the course content and felt it suited my needs.”

- Jane O’Brien, Certificate in Online Marketing & Digital Strategy

Diploma in Online Marketing and Digital Strategy – starting 23 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 12 weeks | Validated by ICM

This course builds on the Certificate in Online Marketing and Digital Strategy course in providing a framework for attendees to build actual digital marketing initiatives using Social Media, Online Advertising Platforms, Email Marketing, Rich Media, Blogging as well as how to implement and measure the effectiveness of these campaigns using Google Analytics.

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Diploma in Project Management – starting 23 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 12 weeks | Validated by ICM

This evening course explores project management competencies, the project life cycle, and the various tools and techniques of project initiation, planning, execution, control, and close-out to successfully achieve project deliverables. 

“I found the Diploma in Project Management to be both engaging and practical. The support and encouragement I received from both the College and lecturer enabled me to better understand the concepts of the course and to put it into practise in my every day professional life.”

- Jennifer Dempsey, Diploma in Project Management

Diploma in Finance for Non-Financial Managers – starting 25 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 12 weeks | Validated by ICM

This course provides a basic grounding in key financial documents and processes to help you analyse financial performance and manage budgets – an essential part of many managers’ roles.

Diploma in Leadership Skills – starting 25 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 14 weeks | Validated by ICM

This part-time evening course is for aspiring, new or experienced managers, supervisors and team leaders who wish to learn the skills to motivate their employees, maximize individual and team potential, and achieve higher performance.

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Diploma in Business Management – starting 28 January 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 24 weeks | Validated by ICM

This part-time evening course is suited to the aspiring or newly appointed manager, the team leader, the self-employed and those interested in enhancing personal performance.

Progression to: BA in Business Studies (with some module exemptions)

Read about how business student Siobhan McKillen juggled being a mother with a full-time job and returning to study part-time in a recent blog post Considering A Career Change?

Diploma in Marketing, Advertising, PR and Sales – starting 28 January 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 24 weeks | Validated by ICM

This qualification will give you an in-depth understanding of a range of marketing and communication methods and how to use them to successfully meet business and brand objectives.

Progression to: BA in Business Studies (with some module exemptions)

Diploma in Human Resource Management – starting 28 January 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 24 weeks | Validated by ICM

This part-time evening human resource course is designed to provide attendees with the appropriate skills and knowledge essential for effective human resource management.

Progression to: BA in Business Studies (with some module exemptions)

“The course offers a lot of practical elements, demonstrating how to apply various techniques in the workplace and this is what I most enjoyed about the programme. The lecturers were extremely helpful throughout my studies and this made the course a lot more enjoyable.”

- Elaine Kelly, Diploma in HR Management

Diploma in Credit Management and Debt Collection – starting 26 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 15 weeks | Validated by ICM

This part-time course provides attendees with an in depth overview of the credit management role within businesses. It sets out to dispel any negative perceptions there may be about credit and show how a positive, commercially aware, profit and customer-focused credit team needs to be at the heart of every successful business.

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Diploma in Capital Markets, Investment and Training – starting 24 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 10 weeks | Validated by ICM

Gain the skills you need to make sound financial decisions and manage risks in the high-stakes world of investments and trading.

Diploma in Investment Operations and Compliance – starting 6 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 15 weeks | Validated by QQI

If you’re interested in a new career in the financial services sector, have a business or finance level 7 degree qualification, and are either a jobseeker or an Investment Operations professional looking to extend your expertise in investment operations compliance, then this part-time Diploma course could be ideal for you. Find out why there’s a demand for skilled workers in this area.

Certificate in Administration and Office Skills – starting 18 February 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 26 weeks | Validated by City & Guilds and Griffith College

This part-time administration course is designed to develop both practical administration and office skills - essentials in today's modern business environment.

Business Analysis Foundation – starting 10 March 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 4 days | Validated by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT

This certificate covers the broad range of principles and techniques within the sphere of Business Analysis and is relevant to anyone requiring an understanding of Business Analysis including business analysts, business managers and their staff, business change managers and project managers.

Specialist Project Management Courses

Prince2 Project Management Foundation course – starting 9 March 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 3 days

This course provides attendees with a practical understanding of the PRINCE2 project management method. Participants will be able to go on and take the PRINCE2 Foundation examination at the end of this event. The course follows the standard syllabus issued by the PRINCE Examinations Board, which focuses on the PRINCE2 framework and how this might be applied pragmatically to real projects.

Prince2 Project Management Practitioner course – starting 12 March 2015

Available: Dublin | Duration: 2 days

This training course builds on your existing knowledge of PRINCE2, by showing you how to apply the methods introduced in the foundation course to the practical running and management of a project within a PRINCE2 environment.

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If you are interested in finding out more or want to apply please Contact the short courses team:

+353 (0) 1 416 3313

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