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  • 1. Developing AdvantageOn Course GuideSpring/Summer 2011Management and People DevelopmentIT and ComputingTechnologyProject and Risk ManagementSystems Engineering BUSINESS COURSES Choose from over CoursesNew dates and courses. Learn more inside > In partnership with PTS
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  • 3. Want to develop advantage from training?Welcome to the guide that puts you on course.This latest Thales Training & Consultancy On Course Guide, offers over 100 training courses toput you and your people up there with the best. Courses are delivered at our training centre or at avenue of your choice for our in-company training option. Our expert consultants can also developyour bespoke learning and development programme from scratch.Choose from our diverse range of courses designed and delivered by experts to help developadvantage in the critical business areas of leadership, management and people development,IT, technology, project and risk management and systems engineering.From the company that thinks about your needsThales Training & Consultancy is a highly established training services company based in Crawley.We help companies to develop advantage through learning and development. Uniquely, we dothis by starting from the customer’s point of view by learning about their business goals, thendevelop the training solutions that are right for them.To discuss your training needs further contact Sarah Harvey on 0800 313 4743.Top flight training solutions for developing business advantage.We provide a range of services to deliver the exact learning solutions you need to develop advantagefor your people and organisation. Training Courses Supply Management Bespoke Services Managed ServicesDeveloping Individual Advantage Developing Procurement Developing Organisational Developing Commercialby taking learning and Advantage by widening your Advantage through tailor-made Advantage through totaldevelopment to new heights. access to the best available learning and development 360° management of your courses. solutions. training function. 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.com Thales Training & Consultancy 3
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  • 5. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.com Management and People Development CoursesManagement and People Development CoursesMaximise business Best SellerDeveloping a Strategic thinking Finance for the nonsuccessful business skills financial managerstrategy Is it right for me? Is it right for me?Is it right for me? This course has been specifically designed This course is designed for managers and for managers and/or leaders who wish to professional staff who use managementThis three-part programme is designed to develop their strategic thinking skills and and other financial reports in their work,support those responsible for providing move their part of the organisation forward but who have not had any formal trainingstrategic leadership to their organisation. in a coherent way. This course will help in accounting concepts.The programme is delivered as group you identify which activities are tactical,coaching, using real business issues and What will I get out of it?developing real business plans throughout. operational or strategic. l Learn to read and interpret financialWhat will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? information l Ability to define ‘strategy’ and its value Learn to effectively use and interpretl The ability to identify the leader’s role with l to the organisation basic financial tools respect to people, products and profit l Ability to recognise the stages in the Learn to use the information acquired tol Develop a successful business strategy l strategic thinking process improve yours and your organisation’s to communicate and implement across your organisation l Ability to describe the benefits of having performance a clear vision l Develop an overview of business finance l Ability to identify how to use strategicDates: thinking to effectively manage self and08 Sep 11 others Dates:22 Sep 11 11 - 12 Apr 11 10 - 11 Oct 1113 Oct 11 Date: 01 - 02 Jun 11 07 - 08 Dec 11Price: £1500 Duration: 3 days 13 Sep 11 03 - 04 Aug 11Each course has 3 dates spread over 6 weeks Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £720 Duration: 2 daysMaximise businessEssential networking Creating sales Negotiation skillsskills opportunities in business Is it right for me?Is it right for me? Is it right for me? This course is designed for managers or professional staff who are required toThis one day strategic business networking This practical course is specifically negotiate and influence others to achievecourse will benefit anyone who needs to designed for non-sales individuals who results in the workplace. It looks at how toexpand their network within a business offer additional products or services as deal with every stage of a negotiation fromsetting. The course will demystify the art part of their job role. If you are new to preparation to closing. You will get theof networking and clarify how to the concept of ‘sales’ or need a refresher, opportunity to learn and practice the skillscommunicate effectively. this course will enhance essential needed to create win-win outcomes. behavioural and communication skills.What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it?l Develop your business and social networks What will I get out of it? l Prepare effectively for all types of Build your confidence to approach people l Apply relationship building techniques tol negotiation in a business setting a sales discussion l Set negotiation objectives and identify Choose from a variety of tools and l Learn how to listen and ask questions tol what can be traded techniques to personalise your approach uncover opportunities l Improve assertiveness and influencing to networking l Demonstrate key skills used on the skills telephone to introduce new or additional products/services l Use appropriate strategies and tactics to achieve the best resultsDates: Dates:04 Jul 11 04 - 05 Jul 11 Dates:29 Sep 11 28 - 29 Sep 11 26 - 27 Apr 11 04 - 05 Oct 1105 Dec 11 05 - 06 Dec 11 05 - 06 Jul 11 06 - 07 Dec 11Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £720 Duration: 2 days Price: £720 Duration: 2 daysTake Advantage NOW. To book a course or discuss your training needs, contact Sarah Harvey on 0800 313 4743.Follow us on twitter.com/ThalesTraining or visit thales-trainingconsultancy.com Thales Training & Consultancy 5
  • 6. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.comManagement and People Development Courses Management and People Development Courses Maximise business Managing difficult Managing meetings discussions with impact Is it right for me? Is it right for me? Do you worry about how to give negative feedback or deal with performance issues? Flexible Do your meetings include: agendas that are muddled or overcrowded? Agenda points Are you concerned about giving bad news? Our difficult discussions course is designed to give you the skills, knowledge and learning that change during the meeting? People attend irregularly or are often late? If this describes any of the meetings that you confidence to tackle these scenarios in a attend, this is the course for you. productive way. What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? New management and l Identify different types of meetings and l You will be able to list the communication people development their uses skills necessary to give successful Make meetings shorter, more focused shorter course options l feedback in difficult situations and productive l Describe the preferred behavioural style l Develop a concise checklist for planning for giving feedback and preparing meetings l State the most appropriate influencing For more details call l Write an agenda according to the type technique to use in your situations Sarah Harvey today of meeting on 0800 313 4743 Dates: Date: 16 May 11 12 Sep 11 06 Sep 11 18 Jul 11 17 Nov 11 Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Maximise business Powerful presentations Doing business with Building and leading using PowerPoint the French high performance teams Is it right for me? Is it right for me? Is it right for me? This course is designed for inexperienced This course is designed for people who work This course is designed for managers and or novice presenters, who wish to build their across geographical frontiers in international team leaders who want to be more dynamic confidence in delivering presentations to projects or who work for companies with in their approach to building and leading groups. It will focus on improving personal international locations or customers. their team. style as well as improving the style of PowerPoint slides to deliver more impact. What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? l Define ‘culture’ and explain its effect upon l Identify what people need from a high What will I get out of it? intercultural relationships performing team l Understand how your presentations l Describe how the history, art, education, l Identify what a leader needs to build and impact on an audience cuisine and geography of France have manage a high performing team l Plan and deliver a clear structure for played their part in shaping its culture l Use techniques to guide your team your presentations l Avoid many of the faux pas in conversation through its stages of evolution l Improve your delivery style and personal relationships when doing l Apply skills and techniques to improve l Appreciate how PowerPoint can be used business with the French individual and team performance to create impact when presenting l Use common courtesies and basic l Identify team roles and the impact on manners expected by the French how teams perform Dates: 15 Apr 11 Dates: Dates: 13 Jul 11 04 - 05 Jul 11 06 - 07 Apr 11 10 - 11 Oct 11 17 Oct 11 10 - 11 Oct 11 11 - 12 Jul 11 07 - 08 Dec 11 Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £720 Duration: 2 days Price: £720 Duration: 2 days Save 5% when you book more than one person from the same organisation on the same management and people development course. Call Sarah Harvey today on 0800 313 4743 for more details. Thales Training & Consultancy 6
  • 7. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.com Management and People Development CoursesManagement and People Development CoursesBuild my teamRecruitment and Managing remote Coaching skillsselection interviewing teams Is it right for me?Is it right for me? Is it right for me? Most people learn how to do their jobsThis course is designed to provide ‘on-the-job’. Coaching supports this, but This workshop is designed for middlemanagers, supervisors or HR professionals the learning is planned to bring about a and junior managers who run teams thatwith the techniques for successful selection specific result. Development of staff is now are spread over more than one location,interviewing. To improve confidence, the recognised as one of the key responsibilities nationally or internationally, and who wishcourse gives an opportunity to practise the of line managers, this course will equip to find ways to enhance teamworkingskills and techniques learnt. your managers with the skills for effective in these conditions. coaching.What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it?l How to plan and prepare for a selection l Identify key actions to take to manage interview l Review the benefits and value of coaching team performance remotely Interview and select potential employees l Identify the coaching process andl l Implement a communications plan for with greater confidence techniques use within the team Control the interview and use effective l Practise the key skills required forl l Allocate tasks to team members to build questioning techniques to gain a better effective coaching a culture of teamworking across the understanding of the interviewee different locations l Develop personal action plans for improvement l Know how to involve your team members in planning team activitiesDates: Dates:18 - 19 May 11 Dates: 08 - 09 Jun 11 27 - 28 Oct 1105 - 06 Sep 11 23 Jun 11 01 - 02 Aug 11 01 - 02 Dec 1106 - 07 Dec 11 11 Oct 11 21 - 22 Sep 11Price: £720 Duration: 2 days Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £720 Duration: 2 daysEmployee loyalty Build relationships Best SellerLeading employee Leading with Building positiveengagement emotional intelligence relationshipsIs it right for me? Is it right for me? Is it right for me?This workshop is suitable for leaders and This course is designed for experienced This course is designed for managers ormanagers at all levels who need to learn managers and leaders who have identified professional staff who need to build positiveapproaches and tools for increasing the the importance of emotions in the effective relationships with others.engagement of those they lead. leadership of people and organisations. What will I get out of it?What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? l Analyse the effects of their behaviourl Be able to describe the benefits of l Learn how emotionally intelligent you when dealing with others employee engagement in the realisation are with our test, the MSCEIT l To respond to situations more assertively of your organisation’s vision and goals l Recognise the four key elements of l Communicate effectively by developingl Identify the key components of Emotional Intelligence skills, knowledge and attitude to achieve engagement l Learn a range of skills to build and successl Link your own vision with the engagement maintain key relationships l Work towards win-win outcomes you will need to generate to achieve it l Develop an emotionally intelligent ‘culture’l Plan approaches to maintaining and in your part of the organisation improving engagement during change Dates:Dates: 09 - 10 May 11 12 - 13 Sep 1110 May 11 Dates: 01 - 02 Jun 11 19 - 20 Oct 1115 Aug 11 11 - 12 Apr 11 05 - 06 Sep 11 05 - 06 Jul 11 17 - 18 Nov 1110 Nov 11 22 - 23 Jun 11 07 - 08 Nov 11 11 - 12 Aug 11 12 - 13 Dec 11Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £850 Duration: 2 days Price: £720 Duration: 2 daysTake Advantage NOW. Learn about our new ILM approved skills focused packages and developyour management and leadership techniques. Contact Sarah Harvey today on 0800 313 4743. Thales Training & Consultancy 7
  • 8. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.comManagement and People Development Courses Management and People Development Courses Build relationships The art of influence Assertiveness - Assertiveness - and conflict management influencing and developing personal Is it right for me? managing conflict effectiveness The programme is an exciting and highly Is it right for me? Is it right for me? interactive course. Day 1 focuses on This course aims to build the confidence This course is aimed at those who would established theory as well as introducing of the individual in dealing with a spectrum like to improve their personal effectiveness new techniques. Day 2 focuses on putting of challenging work situations such as through communication and who have had those theories and techniques into practice meetings, delegation and discipline. little or no previous training in assertiveness. by working with a team of actors on a variety of approaches with colleagues, suppliers What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? and customers. l Define the behavioural styles and their l Recognise and define assertiveness and What will I get out of it? impact on working relationships its benefits l Identify your current style and how to build l Assert your rights in a reasonable and l Explain the differences between a more proactive and strategic approach responsible manner aggressive, non-assertive and assertive Identify behaviours that can help or hinder behaviour Be able to utilise new techniques to l l enhance your influencing skills interactions with others l Have an awareness of why we behave Give professional feedback to help retain the way we do and when that behaviour Use listening and questioning skills to l l positive relationships is counter productive, know what to do identify others’ motivational drivers about it Dates: Dates: 08 - 09 Jun 11 19 - 20 Oct 11 Dates: 11 - 12 May 11 03 - 04 Oct 11 01 - 02 Aug 11 28 - 29 Nov 11 13 May 11 21 Sep 11 27 - 28 Jul 11 08 - 09 Dec 11 05 - 06 Sep 11 11 Jul 11 23 Nov 11 Price: £810 Duration: 2 days Price: £720 Duration: 2 days Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Build relationships Excellence in leadership Leading with influence Leadership skills Is it right for me? Is it right for me? Business professionals who are required to develop working relationships and This course is designed for anyone who leads a team. It is particularly suitable if In company partnerships across different functions and/or organisations. you are required to lead teams through times of change and ideal if you wish to contribute to your business in a more training What will I get out of it? strategic way. Recognise the value of networking and All our public courses l managing relationships within and What will I get out of it? beyond their organisation l Identify the differences between can be delivered for Identify and prioritise key relationships managers and leaders groups of people from l essential to their success l Draw up a checklist of leadership qualities l Become more self-reliant and proactive l Identify whether your time is spent your organisation at a in initiating and managing working effectively in different levels of leadership relationships venue of your choice l Utilise emotional intelligence to improve l Recognise and work skillfully to influence relations individuals and groups with different and l Motivate teams to achieve goals sometimes conflicting frames of reference Contact Sarah Harvey Dates: Dates: 17 - 18 May 11 on 0800 313 4743 01 Jun 11 07 Sep 11 20 - 21 Jul 11 13 - 14 Sep 11 today to find out more 01 Dec 11 28 - 29 Nov 11 Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £720 Duration: 2 days Read our latest news, tips and techniques. Follow us on twitter.com/ThalesTraining, read our blog at blog.thales-trainingconsultancy.com or visit thales-trainingconsultancy.com Thales Training & Consultancy 8
  • 9. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.com Management and People Development CoursesManagement and People Development CoursesManagement skills Best SellerManaging a changing Excellence in Essentialenvironment management management skillsIs it right for me? Is it right for me? Is it right for me?This practical programme is designed for This course is designed for managers This popular course is designed for newlymanagers who need to lead and bring who have experience and prior training in appointed or current line managers whoabout change within their organisation. core management skills. The programme have had no formal training for managingThe key models, skills and techniques for is intended to allow delegates to move to people. It provides an overview of thechange are reviewed and discussed. greater depths of understanding and skill in necessary elements to become a key areas of management. successful manager.What will I get out of it?l Apply organisational change models What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? to your own organisation l Explain a deeper understanding of their l Identify styles of leadership and reviewl Identify and overcome “barriers to role as managers when it is appropriate to use them change” within your organisation l Develop and use excellent communication l Use appropriate interpersonal skillsl Identify and practise a different approach and influencing skills l Review the planning, prioritising and to gain staff “buy in” to change l Identify the drivers of their own manager scheduling of work to use time effectivelyl Identify the key managerial skills required and negotiate win-win outcomes with them to successfully implement change l Deal effectively with the causes of poor performance and lack of motivation Dates:Dates: 17 - 19 May 1113 - 14 Jun 11 12 - 14 Jul 1119 - 20 Sep 11 Dates: 20 - 22 Sep 1105 - 06 Dec 11 09 - 10 May 11 12 - 14 Dec 11Price: £720 Duration: 2 days Price: £720 Duration: 2 days Price: £915 Duration: 3 daysPersonal effectivenessDelegation and 1:1 training Executive assistantmotivation at work Is it right for me? Is it right for me?Is it right for me? The majority of training in business is Our executive assistant course will helpThis course has been designed for not done in the classroom, but on the job! you to take control of your tasks andmanagers who want to develop their However, many employees are never shown relationships. You will learn how to improvedelegation skills and to learn how to how to train their colleagues effectively, on the key skills needed for this demandingpositively influence the motivation of others. leading to inefficiency, lost productivity but rewarding role. From assertiveness toThe course focuses on why, when and and increased costs. This course is for managing small projects this course willhow to delegate. It aims to boost your for senior team members who have the cover all you need to succeed.confidence to delegate. responsibility to train others on elements of their day-to-day job. What will I get out of it?What will I get out of it? l Describe how to manage conflicting What will I get out of it? working stylesl Identify the benefits of delegation for the individual, the team and the organisation l Understand how people learn differently l List 3 ways to improve your relationshipl State why, when and how we delegate l Identify the most effective way to train with your manager individuals Explain how to use assertive techniquesl Delegate effectively with confidence l l Set clear objectives for 1:1 training to improve effectivenessl Describe key motivators at work l Adopt a common and systematic l Describe the time management processl Select from a range of approaches to approach to 1:1 training Recognise 3 key elements needed for help motivate others l effective delegationDates:06 Jun 1112 Sep 11 Date: Date:17 Nov 11 25 May 11 03 May 11Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £395 Duration: 1 dayTake Advantage NOW. For high quality expertly delivered bespoke leadership andmanagement learning programmes, call Karen Osborn today on 0800 313 4743. Thales Training & Consultancy 9
  • 10. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.comManagement and People Development Courses Management and People Development Courses Personal effectiveness MSCEIT Time management Personal effectiveness Optimising organisation - Is it right for me? through emotional tools and techniques This course is designed for people at all intelligence Is it right for me? levels who need to gain control of time and Is it right for me? This unique course combines management effectively prioritise their workload. Planning, This course will provide an opportunity to theory and Microsoft IT applications to offer organising, implementing and monitoring are consider your ability to recognise, use, you an all round package for improving essential elements of this programme, along understand and manage emotions in organisation skills. with the need to delegate effectively. yourself and others. What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? l At least 3 behavioural changes that l Systematically review your use of time l Recognise the importance of emotional will be necessary for becoming more l Prioritise your workload intelligence on the workplace organised l Practice the key skills for getting l Identify the four key elements of emotional l Describe 2 personal skills they will use organised intelligence in order to stay well organised l How to manage interruptions l Use a range of skills to build and maintain l Plan and schedule short and long-term key relationships tasks using Microsoft Outlook and Excel l Create a personal action plan to continue l Increase productivity through effective to enhance and monitor your emotional organisation of emails intelligence Dates: Dates: 10 May 11 26 Sep 11 11 May 11 07 Sep 11 Dates: 04 Jul 11 01 Nov 11 15 Jul 11 10 Nov 11 09 Jun 11 21 Oct 11 08 Aug 11 12 Dec 11 Price: £395 Duration: 1 day 15 Aug 11 12 Dec 11 Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price with MCSEIT: £545 Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Personal effectiveness Presentation skills Train the trainer Analytical and creative Is it right for me? Is it right for me? thinking at work This confidence building course focuses on If you want to learn how to prepare, design Is it right for me? planning and preparing the content of your and deliver stimulating and valuable training This course is suitable for anyone that needs presentation as well as receiving feedback sessions then this course is for you. Over to enhance their ability to use powerful and on your delivery style. It is designed for the 3 days you will have the opportunity proven analytical and creative processes people with little or no experience and to demonstrate your improved skills with for situational review problem-solving, provides a safe environment for practice. a 10-minute presentation and a 20-minute decision-making and plan management. Participant numbers are deliberately kept training session. to a minimum for this purpose. What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? l Analyse a problem systematically and l Confidently deliver icebreakers and identify the real cause l Give presentations with greater energisers confidence and effectiveness l Define a decision, generate and evaluate l Know your preferred learning style and options to achieve the best choice l Use a systematic approach to planning how that will impact on your training and preparing a presentation l Ensure plans are successfully l Deliver a training session with increased implemented by anticipating potential l Deliver your presentation with confidence problems by introducing contingency professional feedback Plan and design interactive training l action Dates: 11 - 12 May 11 24 - 25 Oct 11 Dates: 08 - 09 Jun 11 16 - 17 Nov 11 Dates: 07 - 08 Apr 11 04 - 05 Oct 11 01 - 02 Aug 11 12 - 13 Dec 11 10 - 12 May 11 21 - 23 Sep 11 13 - 14 Jun 11 14 - 15 Dec 11 07 - 08 Sep 11 04 - 06 Jul 11 22 - 24 Nov 11 17 - 18 Aug 11 Price: £720 Duration: 2 days Price: £915 Duration: 3 days Price: £720 Duration: 2 days Save £75 when you book Personal Effectiveness through EI and the MSCEIT test at the same time. Call Sarah Harvey today on 0800 313 4743 for details. Thales Training & Consultancy 10
  • 11. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.com Management and People Development CoursesManagement and People Development CoursesPersonal effectivenessBusiness report writing First class coordinatorIs it right for me? Is it right for me? Choose your ILMThis course is designed for professional If you want to be more organised, efficientstaff and managers who need to produce and proactive in your administrative tasks approved managementeffective and efficient business reports.The primary purpose is to address the issue you will certainly benefit from this course. You will discover how to assertively and and leadershipof report writing; how to prepare, present professionally manage both your admin training from ourand produce an effective document. tasks and your relationships with others. range of 9 skillsWhat will I get out of it? What will I get out of it?l Use a systematic approach for report l Establish what you need in order to focused packages: writing which can be applied to all operate proactively documents l Implement effective organisation systems Lead, Strategy, Projectl Structure a report and present a professional business case l Organise, prioritise and schedule your Management, Sell, workload effectivelyl Adopt the correct and appropriate tone l Begin to manage their own behaviour Grow, Talent, Change, for report writing and their working relationships Unite, EngageDates: To learn more call31 May 1109 Aug 11 Sarah Harvey on22 Sep 11 Date: 0800 313 474301 Nov 11 12 Apr 11Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £395 Duration: 1 dayPersonal effectivenessPublic speaking with Communicating for Making a difference...confidence success with customersIs it right for me? Is it right for me? Is it right for me?This workshop is specifically designed for This course is designed to equip you with This course is designed for team membersprofessionals who are required to make a greater understanding of the importance who deal with customers face to face ona speech at, for example, prestigious and impact of effective communication - a daily basis. For those who are new tocorporate events, award ceremonies, verbally, vocally and visually. customer service, it will provide you withdinners and conferences. best practise guidelines but is equally What will I get out of it? suited if you want to refresh your skills.What will I get out of it? l Identify your own communication stylel Learn what makes a presenter look and that of others What will I get out of it? confident and professional from the l Recognise your own behaviours and l Identify the necessary requirements for audience view point how to improve upon them providing a good servicel Use appropriate body language l Communicate more effectively using l Communicate with customers morel Identify the key criteria for a well visual, vocal and verbal messages confidently and effectively structured speech l Use key communication skills to enhance l Use techniques and skills to deal withl Practise speaking to large audiences your success as a communicator difficult situations using a microphone l Produce an action plan to build on their current approach Dates:Dates: 06 May 1106 Jun 11 14 Jul 1130 Sep 11 13 Sep 11 Date:28 Nov 11 14 Nov 11 28 Apr 11Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £395 Duration: 1 day Price: £395 Duration: 1 dayTake Advantage NOW. To book a course or discuss your training needs, contact Sarah Harvey on 0800 313 4743.Follow us on twitter.com/ThalesTraining or visit thales-trainingconsultancy.com Thales Training & Consultancy 11
  • 12. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.comProject and Risk Management Courses Project and Risk Management Courses APM New APMP introductory APMP accreditation - APM practitioner certificate in project preparation and assessment In partnership with PTS In partnership with PTS In partnership with PTS management exam (ICMP) Is it right for me?* Is it right for me? Is it right for me? Individuals with at least three years This course is aimed at anyone looking Anyone substantially involved in project experience in responsible leadership to start a successful career in project activity at supervisory and management functions of non-complex projects or team management or simply wanting to levels, including work package managers, members in more complex projects. understand the principles of project team leaders, project managers, programme What will I get out of it? management excellence. managers, project executives and sponsors. Project support office and assurance staff l Successful candidates are awarded the What will I get out of it? may also benefit from the course. APM Practitioner Qualification l Perform the learning outcomes defined l Successful candidates will be registered in the Introductory Certificate Syllabus, What will I get out of it? with the International Project Management 3rd Edition l Perform the learning outcomes defined Association (IPMA) level C qualification l Undertake the ICPM examination in the APMP syllabus, 3rd edition l In line with the stipulations of the level l Explain project and project management l Undertake the APMP examination C qualification, the APM Practitioner terms Qualification is valid for a period of Course Dates: Exam Dates: five years l Explain key features of projects including life cycle characteristics, principal phases 09 - 12 May 11 20 May 11 and activities performed 18 - 21 Jul 11 29 Jul 11 Dates: 05 - 08 Sep 11 16 Sep 11 11 - 13 Apr 11 Dates: 10 - 13 Oct 11 21 Oct 11 17 - 19 Oct 11 13 - 14 Jun 11 03 - 04 Oct 11 14 - 17 Nov 11 25 Nov 11 08 - 09 Aug 11 05 - 06 Dec 11 Price: £1900 Duration: 3 days Price: £1675 *Please note candidates must satisfy a criteria for this Price: £745 Duration: 2 days Duration: 4 days (Exam 0.5 day) course, see our website for details. APM New PRINCE2® New New APMP certification PRINCE2® - PRINCE2 - ® for PRINCE2® foundation practitioner In partnership with PTS practitioners Is it right for me? Is it right for me? Is it right for me? Those playing, or wishing to play, an Anyone who has used or who is using Current PRINCE2 Registered Practitioners, ® active role in a project environment where PRINCE2® and holds the foundation involved in project activity at supervisory PRINCE 2® is used, wishing to gain a solid certificate, wishing to gain the formal and management levels. Delegates should “grounding” in the method and to gain the practitioner qualification. have at least two years experience working foundation qualification. Anyone needing to gain the PRINCE 2® foundation qualification What will I get out of it? in project environments and must provide proof that their PRINCE2® is current. before moving on to sit the practitioner l This two day workshop style event will qualification. provide delegates with an opportunity to What will I get out of it? review the PRINCE2® 2009 edition project What will I get out of it? management method and to prepare l Features relevant to a project context including business as usual, programmes, l To provide delegates with a detailed for and sit, the PRINCE2® practitioner portfolios, external factors, organisational knowledge of the background, principles, examination, held on the second day structures, roles and governance of structure and terminology used in the project management PRINCE2® 2009 edition project management method and to prepare l Aspects of project life cycles and methods them to sit the PRINCE2® foundation supporting project initiation including examination, held on the third day stakeholder management, requirements management and context evaluation Dates: Dates: 27 - 29 Jun 11 30 Jun - 01 Jul 11 Dates: 05 - 07 Sep 11 08 - 09 Sep 11 11 - 13 Jul 11 07 - 09 Nov 11 12 - 14 Dec 11 15 - 16 Dec 11 Price: £1150 Duration: 3 days Price: £845 Duration: 3 days Price: £745 Duration: 2 days Get APM accredited. Choose from our wide selection of key APM courses. Call Sarah Harvey on 0800 313 4743 to book. Thales Training & Consultancy 12
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  • 18. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.comInformation Technology Courses Information Technology Courses Access Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Queries and reports - Database design - Queries and reports - essentials essentials advanced Is it right for me? Is it right for me? Is it right for me? This course is designed for first time users This course is designed for new users who This course is designed for existing users of Microsoft Access who need to extract need to build relational database systems. of Microsoft Access who need to use more data from existing databases. You should It will enable you to build systems, e.g. data manipulation techniques within their be competent in using a PC for general training records, help call log, etc. and databases or for importing and tidying business use. No previous experience quickly and easily enter and extract up data. of Access is required. information. You should be competent in using a PC for general business use. What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? No previous experience of Access l Create complex queries to extract l Work with existing Access databases is required. information to extract information l Create action queries to change What will I get out of it? information l Report out on information in an easy to understand format l Create a database l Create de-duplication queries l Build tables, forms, queries and reports l Create reports to group and sub total data l Create fully relational databases l Export information to other packages Dates: Dates: 27 Apr 11 17 - 18 May 11 24 May 11 01 - 02 Aug 11 Dates: 29 Sep 11 24 - 25 Oct 11 16 May 11 03 Oct 11 11 Nov 11 01 - 02 Dec 11 12 Aug 11 07 Dec 11 Price: £175 Duration: 1 day Price: £350 Duration: 2 days Price: £175 Duration: 1 day Access VBA in Access Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Database design - Part 1 - automation Part 2 - access objects advanced Is it right for me? and DAO Is it right for me? This course is designed for existing Is it right for me? experienced users of Access who need This course is aimed at users who can This VBA course is designed for existing to use VBA to automate their databases. design and build tables and queries for experienced users of Access. Users must be You must be able to confidently create a relational database and who now wish able to confidently create fully relational fully relational databases including tables, to create a professional looking interface databases including tables, forms, reports forms, reports and queries before attending that makes it easy for others to use their and queries before attending this course. this course. database application. Basic VBA experience is required. This can What will I get out of it? be gained by attending our VBA in Access What will I get out of it? part 1 - automation course. l Write your own code for use on command l Create forms for interactive searching buttons, forms and reports What will I get out of it? and display of search results l Set up user messages l Use the Access object model l Build simplified forms and use forms within forms l Use the debut tools l Use the DAO - Data Access object model l Create interactive combo and list controls l Write error handling routines and edit l Transfer information to Word and Excel on forms Access error messages l Use macros and simple Visual Basic to l Write your own functions, e.g. conversion make forms interactive functions, date functions Dates: Dates: Dates: 27 - 28 Jul 11 23 - 24 May 11 23 - 24 May 11 07 - 08 Nov 11 05 - 06 Sep 11 10 - 11 Oct 11 Price: £380 Duration: 2 days Price: £440 Duration: 2 days Price: £440 Duration: 2 days All our IT courses can be adapted to your specific training requirements. Call Sarah Harvey on 0800 313 4743 to find out more. Thales Training & Consultancy 18
  • 19. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.com Information Technology CoursesInformation Technology CoursesReporting toolsTechnical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate EssentialsCrystal reports module Crystal reports modules Cognos impromptu -1 & 2 - creating and 3 - advanced reporting report design essentialsmodifying reports techniques Is it right for me?Is it right for me? Is it right for me? This course is aimed at new users of This course is designed for existing users Impromptu who need to create new “listThis practical course is designed for new of Crystal reports who wish to extend their style” reports or modify existing reports.users who need to become proficient skills to beyond simple list style reporting. You should be competent in using a PCin creating and modifying reports. An You should be confident building simple for general business use. No previousunderstanding of database structure would Crystal reports. Attending on our Crystal experience of Cognos Impromptu isbe an advantage but is not essential. reports module 1 and 2 will give all the required.What will I get out of it? required pre-requisites. What will I get out of it?l Select and sort database records in What will I get out of it? l Create, modify and enhance reports a report l Include and modify graphs within reports l Organise data and perform simplel Produce simple, grouped and l Summarise data using a cross tab report calculations summarised reportsl Include calculations and conditional l Produce reports that incorporate formatting in reports sub-reports l Creating running totals l Use date calculationsDates: Dates: Dates:19 - 20 May 11 11 Jul 11 04 Jul 1120 - 21 Sep 11 13 Oct 11 18 Oct 11Price: £500 Duration: 2 days Price: £250 Duration: 1 day Price: £250 Duration: 1 daySQL VisioTechnical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate EssentialsFoundation Module 1 - flowcharts Module 2 - layers, shapesIs it right for me? and diagrams and customisationThis course is designed for experienced Is it right for me? Is it right for me?PC users. No prior knowledge of SQL This course is a comprehensive introduction This course is designed for existing usersis required. The course aims to give an to Visio enabling you to create and modify of Visio, who would like to learn moreintroduction to SQL and can be applied to flowcharts and a variety of other business advanced drawing skills and improvedifferent databases including SQL Server, diagrams. You should be competent in efficiency with the use of layers, templates,Oracle, Access and MYSQL. using a PC for general business use. No shapes and stencils. You should haveWhat will I get out of it? previous experience of Visio is required. attended our module 1 course or have equivalent knowledge.l Decompose real data into a form suitable What will I get out of it? for implementation within a relational What will I get out of it? l Create Visio diagrams, including database flowcharts and organisation charts l Create your own templates, stencilsl Apply key/foreign key relationships and shapes between tables of a relational database l Use the Visio tools to create and modify text and shapes l Create a scale drawingl Choose appropriate column types for a table l Create business diagrams l Work with layersl Create tables using SQL and populate l Save and print diagrams l Add custom properties to shapes them with dataDates: Dates: Dates:27 - 28 Jun 11 03 Jun 11 24 Jun 1101 - 02 Sep 11 10 Aug 11 05 Sep 1128 -29 Nov 11 26 Oct 11 24 Nov 11Price: £620 Duration: 2 days Price: £175 Duration: 1 day Price: £190 Duration: 1 dayTake Advantage NOW. To book a course or discuss your training needs, contact Sarah Harvey on 0800 313 4743.Follow us on twitter.com/ThalesTraining or visit thales-trainingconsultancy.com Thales Training & Consultancy 19
  • 20. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.comInformation Technology Courses Information Technology Courses Adobe Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Photoshop - essentials Acrobat Writer - creating DreamWeaver module Is it right for me? and managing PDFs 1&2 This course is designed for new users of Is it right for me? Is it right for me? Adobe Photoshop who need to manipulate Our Adobe Acrobat Writer course is This course is designed for those and create images. You should be competent designed for new users of Acrobat who responsible for designing, managing and in using a PC for general business use. No need to generate Portable Document editing an internet or intranet website. previous experience of Photoshop is required. Format (PDF) files or to read existing ones You should be competent in using a PC What will I get out of it? and mark them with changes. for general business use. No previous experience of DreamWeaver is required. l Manipulate images using selection and What will I get out of it? filtering techniques What will I get out of it? l Read and navigate Portable Document l Create new images from existing image Format (PDF) files l Design and build a professional website sources l Create PDF files from authoring l Maintain and upgrade an existing l Save images for use on web pages applications website and web pages l Create navigational structures Dates: 27 May 11 Dates: 08 Aug 11 Dates: 18 Aug 11 19 Oct 11 05 - 06 May 11 06 Dec 11 30 Nov 11 31 Oct - 01 Nov 11 Price: £220 Duration: 1 day Price: £190 Duration: 1 day Price: £380 Duration: 2 days Conversion PowerPoint Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Office 2010 Module 1 - creating Module 2 - PowerPoint Is it right for me? professional presentations masterclass Existing users of Word, Excel and Is it right for me? Is it right for me? PowerPoint who have upgraded or are This masterclass course is designed for Our PowerPoint module 1 course highlights planning to upgrade and need to be able to experienced users of PowerPoint who have the key features of PowerPoint that need to quickly adapt to Office 2010. It looks at the attended our PowerPoint module 1 course be mastered for a truly professional looking innovative features and changes within the and now need to expand their skills. You presentation. The course includes tips on applications including the new user interface, should be a confident PowerPoint user who fast ways of getting the best results and new layouts and views, new and improved can create presentations and slide shows. advice on presentation colours, content wizards and enhanced functionality. and delivery techniques. What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? What will I get out of it? l Create a template which includes a l Navigate within the Office 2010 applications l Edit an existing presentation and create customised slide master and title master l Use the new document features available a new one l Create organisation charts in Word l Apply and modify a presentation design l Manipulate clipart for specialist use l Use the new wizards, layouts and Produce simple drawn objects l l Produce complex animations formatting options in Excel l Animate text, drawings and graphs l Build interactive presentations l Use the new tools available in PowerPoint Dates: Dates: Dates: 21 Apr 11 07 Oct 11 28 Apr 11 27 Oct 11 18 May 11 09 Jun 11 14 Nov 11 20 Jun 11 01 Dec 11 12 Sep 11 28 Jul 11 09 Dec 11 16 Aug 11 16 Dec 11 16 Nov 11 09 Sep 11 29 Sep 11 Price: £175 Duration: 1 day Price: £175 Duration: 1 day Price: £175 Duration: 1 day If you are undertaking an IT Roll Out in your business, call Susan Howard on 0800 313 4743 to discuss how we can develop your Roll Out training programme. Thales Training & Consultancy 20
  • 21. To book 0800 313 4743 thales-trainingconsultancy.com Information Technology CoursesInformation Technology CoursesWordTechnical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate Essentials Technical Advanced Intermediate EssentialsModule 1 - essentials Module 2 - making it work Module 3 - structuredIs it right for me? for you documentsThis course is designed for new users Is it right for me? Is it right for me?of Word who need to create and format This course is designed for existing users This course is designed for experienceddocuments. You should be competent of Word who need to learn presentation users of Word who need to create largerin using a PC for general business use. techniques to create professional looking and more complex documents, such asNo previous experience of Word is required. documents and to create mail merge handbooks, manuals, reports, etc. YouWhat will I get out of it? documents. should be confident in creating documents and use Word daily.l Create, save and print documents, What will I get out of it? e.g. letters, memos, etc l Work with tables and columns to What will I get out of it?l Enhance documents to give them a effectively layout a document l Use templates and styles to build professional appearance l Add bullets and numbering and headers structured document more effectively and footers to improve presentation l Work with sections to manage complex l Customise Word and automate some documents frequently repeated tasks l Use data from other packages within Word l Create mail merge documents and l Insert and link graphics envelopes and labels Dates:Dates: Dates: 06 Jun 1128 Apr 11 07 Apr 11 01 Sep 11 09 Aug 1104 Aug 11 26 May 11 09 Dec 11 06 Oct 1129 Nov 11 06 Jul 11 20 Dec 11Price: £175 Duration: 1 day Price: £175 Duration: 1 day Price: £175 Duration: 1 dayOutlook Systems engineeringTechnical Advanced Intermediate Essentials INCOSE certified Systems engineeringAdvanced Outlook - system engineering for INCOSE CSEPbeyond email professional (CSEP) candidatesIs it right for me? boot camp Is it right for me?This course is designed for those who Is it right for me? This course is designed for projectcurrently use Outlook and want to learn more managers, programme managers andin order to optimise their time and to become This course is aimed at System Engineers work package managers who need tomore organised and efficient. You should be working towards INCOSE Certified get the best out of their project team.familiar with the basics of Outlook. Systems Engineering Professional (CSEP) accreditation who require additional What will I get out of it?What will I get out of it? guidance. l Understand fundamentals of systemsl Manage your email using message What will I get out of it? engineering, the systems engineering options and rules lifecycle and key activities in each lifecycle l Support a primarily self-learning basedl Create email templates stage approach to achieving CSEPl Create and manage folders to use on l Gain practical experience using basic l Understand the process for INCOSE the network and offline systems engineering techniques Certification applicationl Schedule activities and tasks l Understand the INCOSE Certification l Understand the structure and content of application processl Maintain and make effective use of a the INCOSE SE handbook contacts list l Test acquired knowledge by answering l Provide guidance and typical questions questions posed in typical CSEP examDates: in CSEP exam format format25 May 1112 Aug 11 Dates: Dates:15 Nov 11 26 - 27 Sep 11 05 - 09 Sep 11Price: £175 Duration: 1 day Price: £495 Duration: 2 days Price: £1895 Duration: 4.5 daysTake Advantage NOW. To learn more about the systems engineering training and courses we offer,contact Ian Presland today on 0800 313 4743. Thales Training & Consultancy 21
  • 22. When you attend our training centre in Crawley, you are ourguest and we always take the time to make you feel welcome,relaxed and ready to learn.Crawley training centreOur Crawley training centre has 15 rooms and additional syndicate rooms. Located approximatelyone mile from junction 10 on the M23, the centre is easily accessible from all areas of the south eastof England. The state of the art environment allows you to work in a relaxed atmosphere surroundedby high quality technology and design.Our IT rooms contain modern PC’s for every participant. They run a wide variety of softwareapplications and can be adapted to different Windows operating systems dependent on your needs.Our management training facilities include a full suite of training aids and equipment, for example,interactive smartboards.Room hireOur Crawley centre provides the perfect state-of-the-art venue and facilities for training, seminars,events, conferences or management meetings. Our management rooms vary in size, generallyholding up to 14 people. We also have a large conference room that can hold up to 60 peopleauditorium style; ideal for conferences, seminars or management briefings. Our IT rooms hold upto 8 participants and each will be provided with their own PC as part of the package.For all room hire package details and prices contact Sarah Harvey on 0800 313 4743 or emailsarah.harvey@thalesgroup.com Thales Training & Consultancy 22
  • 23. Take advantage NOW!To book a course or discuss your training needs,contact Sarah Harvey today on 0800 313 4743or visit thales-trainingconsultancy.com
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