UPDATED 2024: In Vetting Foreign Markets, you will explore the social contexts of various countries and begin to understand how this facet of culture dramatically impacts international business operations. Alongside the employees of Central Products, you will conduct research and discover the importance of foreign cultures when considering business ventures abroad. Course Type: Business Simulation. 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
How do I earn credits with VTR Learning?
Earning credits with VTR Learning is easy. Simply purchase one of our self-paced courses and complete it within a year. Afterward, you will be given a certificate of completion, which contains a code to submit to your certifying organization.
Can I earn free credits?
Yes, you can! For each organization we serve, we offer at least one free course, which can be found at the top of the Shop page. Once you have completed a course, whether free or paid, your certificate of completion will be available under “My Courses”.
How quickly do I receive my credits after completing a course?
Immediately! Once you have completed a course, 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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UPDATED 2024: As payroll professionals are well aware, there’s much more to payroll than the simple transaction of money for time. The practice includes pay structures, health insurance, benefits and multiple other facets. And sometimes, it’s helpful to go back to the basics for a quick refresher. That’s exactly what this course offers, in a narrative, story-based format. So, alongside the HR team at Central Products, you can see issues of payroll as they might happen in a real setting. Course Type: Business Simulation. Worth 3 RCHs (APA).
UPDATED 2024: Because there are numerous risks associated with doing business abroad, it’s important for international businesspeople to stay up-to-date on changes in various economies. In this Global Finance course, you will consider direct foreign investments in a fictitious setting which allows you to learn important principles and ideas without incurring the risks associated with the real-life practice. Course Type: Business Simulation. Worth 3 PDCs (SHRM).
This is a non-technical course from ACI Learning designed for every end user. Our experts explain very common security topics that are critical to be aware of in today's work environment, but explains in the end-user's non-technical language, so everyone can understand. Many stories are told as examples for easier understanding. One might think this is super easy and doesn't go deep on topics, but you would be wrong. This course is a perfect fit for everyone to understand and prevent security risk. Course Type: Video. Worth 4.5 CPE credits (CPA/NASBA).
UPDATED 2024: Alongside Central Products’ International Business team, you will begin training in the basics of international finance, primarily exploring the different financial systems around the world to learn how the global economy is affected by currencies and exchange rates. Course Type: Business Simulation. 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.