British Council

Monday 26 September 2016 - 00:01 to Saturday 22 October 2016 - 23:55

Give those entering the world of work a head start by suggesting they register for ‘How to Succeed in the Global Workplace’: a free online course for people preparing for their first role or in the early stages of their career. 

Perfect for students, graduates, those returning to work or anyone who wants to upgrade their skills, this online training equips participants with the skills and techniques to communicate confidently, build relationships and make that all-important good first impression at work. 

Jointly developed by the British Council and the University of Sheffield, the course focuses on the essential skills employers worldwide require from new employees, including working across cultures, adapting to new environments, effective team-building, and creating rapport with colleagues and clients from different backgrounds. 

The course starts on 26 September 2016 and has three hours of online learning per week, over four weeks. Registration is now open for people worldwide. If you know anyone who would benefit, direct them to the following link to find out more and sign up for this 'How to Succeed in the Global Workplace' course. 

Based in more than 100 countries, the British Council has been connecting people in the UK and worldwide for more than 80 years, through initiatives like its professional Intercultural Fluency Training. The University of Sheffield is one of the world’s top 100 universities, recognised globally for its high-quality teaching and international outlook.