What do horse racing tracks, weather stations and international finance have in common? They all rely on predictions, which are subject to risks. In International Finance, forecasting must be used as a means of hedging these risks, and as currency rates fluctuate, businesses must attempt to predict how the markets will swing. Join the International Business team as they work to determine the proper forecasts for Central Products. Worth 3 PDCs (SHRM).
Become familiar with the basics of risk management in international finance
Learn how to assess the foreign exchange markets and which factors affect it
Gain a better understanding of how to manage foreign exchange exposure
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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International business strategy requires careful consideration and planning, so in this course, you will meet with Sir Winston Randolph and his International Team as they discuss the strategies for their future locations around the world, gaining a better understanding of the intricacies of strategy in foreign markets. Worth 2 PDCs (SHRM).
As part of Central’s Accounting team, you will build a deep understanding of Cash Flow Statements, exploring their purpose, regulatory ethics, data auditing, financial planning, as well as learning to classify the sources and uses of funds. Worth 2 PDCs (SHRM) and 2 CEUs (HRCI Business Credits).
Visit the many corners of the globe where Central is working to widen the scope of their market reach and learn how to grow and sustain business performance in a globalized economy! Working alongside the International team, address the common functions of market analysis, exporting, sourcing, direct foreign investment, and cross-cultural management while exploring more delicate facets, like handling different cultures and customs from a business perspective. Worth 27.5 PDCs (SHRM) and 26 CEUs (HRCI Global Credits).
SHRM: VTR is recognized by SHRM to offer SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP professional development credits (PDCs). This program is valid for 3 PDCs. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit shrmcertification.org.