In our 3 months employability program afringa academy provides students with a various skill set to enable a smooth start in the world of work. Currently, HR manager are searching for widely diversified job candidates, offering a well-rounded skill set. Our studying program covers the four most important competence categories: digital-, soft-, language- and career development skills.
Learning style: 40% self-study (work tasks and videos) guided 60% remote online Classroom
Hours per week: 7-9 working hours including online classes, homework and self studies.
|Module 1 (month 1)|
|Digital skills||Word/ Open Office processing software||Learn basics of word processing with Microsoft Word or Open Office||Classroom and Self-study||Basics|
|Digital skills||Power Point/ Open Office Impress presentation software||Create presentations and layouts with Microsoft Power Point or Open Office Impress||Classroom and Self-study||Basics|
|Soft skill||Strategies of efficient Time management||Learn the essentials of a well-planned time management||Self-study||–|
|Soft skill||Powerful mental tools:||Get insides on productive working technics, as well as aim setting, concentration, problem solving and motivation||Self-study||–|
|Soft skill||Communication and networking||Learn how to communicate/ behave in a professional environment||Classroom and Self-study||–|
After module 1, students will be able to manage their time effectively and work productively. Moreover, they have gained experience in using Microsoft Word/ Open Office as well as Power Point/ Open Office Impress professionally. Due to communication and networking class we promote the development of various soft skills, including relationship building and the ability to work in teams.
|Module 2 (month 2)|
|Digital skills||PowerPoint/ Open Office Impress presentation software||Improve Power Point skills to an advanced level||Classroom and Self-study||advanced|
|Digital skills||Excel/ OpenOffice.org Calc Spreadsheet software||Knowledge on how to use Excel in the daily world of work||Classroom and Self-study||Basics|
|Digital skills||Online Video Conferencing software||Learn how to use and present yourself in online conferencing software such as ZOOM||Self-study||–|
|Career Development skills||Apply for jobs -training course||Manage to write a proper resume. Skills on how to master a job interview.||Classroom and Self-study||–|
|Soft skills||Dealing with criticism||Learn how to deal with criticism||Self-study||–|
Students who have successfully completed the second module, manage to write proper resumes, and know how to master job interviews. With including classes about online video conferencing software, we prepare our students for possible online meetings. Furthermore, the participants have learned the professional use of Power Point/Open Office Impress to create convincing presentations and layouts. Basic skills of Excel/ Open Office.org calc are adopted.
|Module 3 (month 3)|
|Digital skills||Excel/ OpenOffice.org Calc processing software||Study advanced tools of Excel: calculation, pivot tables and more||Classroom||Advanced|
|Soft skills||Stress management||Ways to prevent and relieve stress||Self-study||–|
|Soft skills||Public Speaking and class presentations||Learn how to present yourself and important topics in front of audience.||Classroom||–|
|Soft skills||Communication and networking||You will learn Business networking strategies to set you up for success||Classroom and Self-study||–|
|Language skills||Business English||Upgrade your English on a business level||Classroom and Self-study||–|
|Career Development skills||Cover Video/ Cover Letter class||Learn how to write convincing cover letters/ record outstanding cover videos||Classroom and Self-study||–|
Our 3rd and final module will round off the established skills for a successful entry in the world of work. The Excel/Open Office.org Calc knowledge of our students will accelerate to an advanced level. afringa academy users are enabled to write professional work mails and have also improved their soft and personal competences. Moreover, the final module strengthens Public speaking abilities, and upgrades the language skills of our participants to proper Business English.
After successfully completing the afringa academy online university our students receive the afringa work-skills certificate.apply now
The tuition fee is 45$.
If you need financial support, please apply for our financial aid program: http://afringa-academy.com/financial-support-program/