GEM College of International Business

Specialty Short Courses

GEM College's short courses range from half day to three-day courses. GEM short courses provide students and employers with a meaningful end result whilst providing a building block towards further study.

Generic titles are provided for convenience.

 

 Local Government

 
 Course Title Length (Days)
  Elected Members – Understanding Planning Processes 1
  Elected Members – Understanding Meeting Procedures 1
  Governance in Local Government 1
  Licenses including Software Licensing 0.5
     

 Management, Leadership & Communication

 
 Course Title Length (Days)
 Managers & Leaders Interpersonal Skills 2
 Performance Management & Review Procedures 2
 Managing Change & Problem Solving PROJECT
 Strategic Process Management 1
 Mentor Systems Management PROJECT
 Mentors & Managers 2
 Workplace Communication 2
 Business Communication 1
 Women in the Workplace 1
 Interpersonal Skills for the Workplace 2
 Organisational Needs Analysis (Strategic Planning) 2
 Manager / Leader Styles 2
 Ethnographic Studies 2
       

 Personal Development

 
 Course Title Length (Days)
 Conflict Management 1 1
 Goal Setting 0.5
 Time Management 1
 Negotiation Skills 0.5
 Personality in the Workplace 0.5
 Conflict Resolution 1
 Report Writing 2
       

 Human Resource Management

 
 Course Title Length (Days)
 Personnel Recruitment & Induction 2
 Skills Audits 1
 Alcohol / Drug Abuse in the Workplace 0.5
       

 Workplace Teams

 
 Course Title Length (Days)
 Team Problem Solving 2
 Managing Empowered Teams 2
 Facilitating Team Meetings 1
 Building Teams 2
 Team Facilitation 1
 Team Skills 1
 Team Skills – Effective Empowerment 1
       

 Finance, Accounting & Budgetting

 
 Course Title Length (Days)
 Financial Performance Management 2
 Budgeting for Training 2
       

 Contracts & Legislation

 
 Course Title Length (Days)
 Tenders & Contracts 2
 Contractual Administration 2
 Contract Law 2
       

 Occupational Health, Safety & Welfare

 
 Course Title Length (Days)
 Hazard Management 0.5
 Safety & Statistics 1
 Advanced Safety Project PROJECT
 Safety & Legislation in the Workplace 2
 Foundations of Workplace Safety 1
 OHSW – The Act, Regulations & Implications 1
 Manual Handling 1
 Ergonomics in the Workplace 1
 Fire, Personal Protection & Emergency Procedures 1
 Confined Space Entry – Entry Procedures 2
 Hazardous Substances 1
 Dangerous Goods Transportation 2
 Safety Audits 1
 Safety Project PROJECT
       

 Quality Systems & Productivity

 
 Course Title Length (Days)
 Just-in-Time Management 2
 Quality & Customer Service 1
 Quality Improvement 1
 Leaders & Quality Managers 1