Explore the African markets as you tag along on an international business trip for Central Products. While there, you will attend a conference in Nigeria, Africa's largest economy, where topics like direct foreign investment, local cultures, and sustainable business practices will be covered. Worth 2 PDCs (SHRM).
Gain familiarity with the basic concepts of international business and global trade
Learn how to identify high-potential markets
Understand the business cultures of Africa and how to sustainability can be achieved in those markets
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.
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Many IT projects run into issues for a variety of reasons, but an understanding of the implementation process can help you become a more flexible and preferred project manager. Take this course to explore the benefits of Learning Management Systems for individuals and organizations. Worth 2 PDCs (SHRM).
Immerse yourself in the world of forecasting, using quantitative methods to make sales and inventory predictions. By implementing benchmarking and break-even analysis to aid in decision-making, you’ll come alongside the other workers at Central Products to help determine the future trajectory of the company. Worth 5 CEUs (HRCI) and 5 PDCs (SHRM).
Bounce around the offices of Central Products and learn from their best and brightest managers cross-departmentally. You’ll have the chance to sit in with executives as they have round-table discussions, and receive wisdom on various management styles. They will assist you in honing the skills you'll need to forecast, plan, and schedule projects, as well as how to get things done through other people – the basis of management. Worth 25 RCHs (APA: American Payroll Association).
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.