This course embarks on a journey through the social context of various countries and how this facet of culture dramatically impacts international business. Alongside other employees of Central Products, you will conduct research and discover the importance of foreign cultures when considering business ventures abroad. Worth 2 PDCs (SHRM).
Become familiar with customs in foreign markets and learn how to identify those with high potential
Understand how to conduct effective market research
Gain insight into various trade organizations and how they function
I’m looking for continuing education credits, how does that work with the free courses?
You have the option to purchase an accredited course outright and once completed you will then have access to your certificate of completion (credits). Alternatively, you can complete the course for free, and once completed you will be prompted to purchase access to your certificate of completion (credits).
Can I earn free credits?
Yes, you can! We award up to 3 free credits after completing the first few modules of a course. Once you have completed the required modules, your certificate of completion will be available under my courses. In order to access your remaining credits, you will be prompted to purchase.
How quickly do I receive my credits after completing a course?
Immediately, once you have completed you will have access to your certificate of completion/activity ID to submit to your organization to redeem your credits.
How long do I have to complete my course?
You have one year after beginning your course to complete it. After that year, your course will close automatically and no progress will be permitted.
What happens if I fail my course?
Your course will reset and you will be allowed to retake the course until you have met the passing requirements.
Do I earn a certificate of completion?
If you are looking to recertify with HRCI, SHRM, APA, and NASBA/AICPA, we offer a certificate of completion that can be used to redeem continuing education credit with these organizations. However, our courses are not accredited stand-alone and are not a certification in any way.
Here are some other courses you might like:
Are you unfamiliar with Accounting. This course casts you as an intern for Central Products’ Accounting department to help , you will familiarize yourself with the basics and build a strong foundation for further development. Worth 2 CEUs (HRCI) and 2 PDCs (SHRM).
Foreign Exchange in the international marketplace is risky business. Currency exchange rates constantly fluctuate, and appropriate measures must be taken to forecast these changes. Join Central Products’ International Business team as you explore the factors involved in making exchange rate predictions. Worth 3 PDCs (SHRM).
Rarely, if ever, does a business get the opportunity to know how their strategic decisions will pan out ahead of time, so it’s vital to weigh the options and protect against poor outcomes. Join Central Products' International Business team as they use different hedging methods and measure risks in their foreign ventures. Then, find out whether the methods they chose were the right ones. Worth 3 PDCs (SHRM).
Join the International Business team at Central Products to begin training in International Finance. Alongside Courtney, Abdel and CK, you will explore the basics of financial systems around the world to learn how the global economy is affected by currencies and their exchange rates. Worth 2 PDCs (SHRM).
SHRM: VTR is recognized by SHRM to offer SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP professional development credits (PDCs). This program is valid for 2 PDCs. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit shrmcertification.org.