It's always great to develop your learning and knowledge further, so why don't you sign up for some of these courses?
2 February 2014| Last updated on 19 June 2017
Do you want to spend your time in Qatar usefully? There are lots of courses for you, from beauty academies to language institutes- all the contact details are below for you...
Berlitz Language Centre www.berlitz-qatar.com
Learn the language of your choice for business, pleasure and travel - quickly, enjoyably, effectively, and with unmatched expertise! With more than 130 years of experience, 500 centers in over 70 countries and millions of satisfied graduates, Berlitz is the only source you need for effective language instruction and cross-cultural training, whether for business or personal enrichment. Today’s world offers infinite opportunities – but only to those who have the right skills. Learn to speak Arabic, French, English, Spanish, German, Dutch, Portuguese, Italian, Turkish, Persian, Russian, Chinese or Japanese like a native speaker!
British Council www.britishcouncil.org/me-qatar
As the UK’s international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations, the British Council develops relationships with people from a wide range of backgrounds. Engaging positively with the richness of the diversity is central to what we do and in line with our core values.Our 129 teaching centres teach over one million classroom hours every year. We also connect people through visits, student exchange programmes, exams, library services and the many arts and cultural events.
Doha Home Educators www.dohahomeeducators.wordpress.com
Doha Home Educators consists of expats who are home schooling their child or children in Qatar.
The purpose of the group is to connect expatriate parents and their children with one another and to facilitate the exchange of information as it pertains to parenting, home schooling, and other relevant topics in a positive, supportive atmosphere.Among the functions that we offer are the following:Mom’s Night Out, Children’s Activities: Field Trips, Enrichment Activities. We also have various cooperative learning opportunities offered throughout the year.
French Cultural Centre www.ccfdoha.jimdo.com
Close to the exhibition center and the cultural village, near the high school French-Qatari Voltaire, the French Cultural Centre in Doha is dedicated to the promotion of culture and French language. The French Cultural Center is open to all French, Francophones and Francophiles of Qatar. It aims to:
disseminate the French language abroad and promote French culture in Qatar by organizing various cultural events (events, conferences, movie nights, exhibitions, etc.) You can watch television in French and discover our latest exhibitions, participate in training in the conference room, learn Arabic or French in one of our five classrooms. Our language lab is available to our students on the ground floor, right next to the staffroom.
Qatar Foundation www.qf.org.qa
Qatar Foundation, located in Doha, Qatar, is an independent, private, non-profit, chartered organization founded in 1995 by decree of His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Amir of the State of Qatar, to support centers of excellence which develop people's abilities through investments in human capital, innovative technology, state of the art facilities and partnerships with elite organizations, thus raising the competency of people and the quality of life. Qatar Foundation's mission is to prepare the people of Qatar and the region to meet the challenges of an ever-changing world, and to make Qatar a leader in innovative education and research. To achieve that mission, QF supports a network of centers and partnerships with elite institutions, all committed to the principle that a nation's greatest natural resource is its people. Education City, Qatar Foundation's flagship project is envisioned as a Center of Excellence in education and research that will help transform Qatar into a knowledge-based society.
Qatar Skills Academy www.qatarskillsacademy.com
Accredited training and development for front-line staff, supervisors and managers in a range of occupational sectors. To support Qatarization, we provide comprehensive assessment and development to place people in effective roles. Our qualifications assist small and medium-sized businesses to demonstrate quality assurance and capability for contract compliance. Our learning methods are flexible. Workplace assessment maximises time spent at work, accreditation of previous skills and experience incentivises learners, no term times mean we respond to your business requirements. We aim to reduce HR costs by producing a motivated, loyal and flexible workforce with transferable skills.
Stenden Institute www.stenden.com/qatar
We believe in “learning by doing”, and in transfer of training to the workfloor. Our delegates are involved in dynamic activities, problem solving, case studies and role play. Course duration is typically 3 or 6 hours, and delivery takes place either at Stenden Institute or at the clients’ premises. Below is an overview of existing, customizable courses. Other courses can be developed upon request. In addition, ladies-only programmes are available. Stenden Institute provides professional evaluators to inform you on your company’s performance in an objective way. A full report with recommendations is provided immediately after the investigation. We conduct Mystery Shopping, -Calls and -Visits for the Retail and the Service Industry. We conduct public evening seminars on business related topics on a regular basis.
Supreme Education Council www.sec.gov.qa
Students graduating from high school today are entering an increasingly competitive, rapidly changing global society. To meet the new demands of the 21st century, students will need to develop a wide range of skills and knowledge. Increasingly, higher education will serve as the driving force for students to gain these skills and knowledge needed to succeed. The Supreme Education Council’s Higher Education Institute recognizes the fundamental role higher education will play in enabling Qatar’s youth and the entire nation to prosper.
Through a variety of scholarship programs, the Higher Education Institute is encouraging Qatar’s youth to pursue higher education and helping prepare them for the rigors they will face in applying to and attending the top colleges and universities around the world. It is working to help students advance their dreams, explore their interests and improve their abilities, while addressing the evolving needs of Qatar’s labor market.
Sylvan Learning www.sylvanlearning.com/doha
For more than 30 years, Sylvan has helped more than two million students learn to read, write, calculate and organize themselves to reach their potential inside and outside of the classroom. More importantly, Sylvan has helped children develop a love of learning and a confidence that they carry throughout their lives.Most students- regardless of their academic performance- can use extra help to achieve their full learning potential in one or more key subjects. At Sylvan in Doha, we offer a choice of quality tutoring programs to help students improve overall. Our proven process begins with a Sylvan Skills Assessment test that is designed to identify your child's strengths and needs, so that we can then create a personalized program that's right for your child. Our trained and certified teachers ensure that your child receives the individualized attention necessary to master the skills needed to do better in school and better in life.
Tajmeel- Qatar International Beauty Academy www.qiba.com.qa
Qatar International Beauty Academy (QIBA). Tajmeel is dedicated to transferring knowledge, expertise and professionalism by providing quality education in the Beauty industry and its associated fields.
We are proud to be Qatar’s first vocational training centre to offer internationally awarded Beauty Therapy qualifications. The globally recognized ITEC qualification awarded by the International Therapy Examination Council (UK) is now offered in Qatar, through Tajmeel. In addition, the Academy has a series of short courses and workshops for those who work in the Beauty industry or for those who simply enjoy acquiring new skills for their personal use. Tajmeel is committed to producing skilled professionals who will enhance the Beauty industry in Qatar and the Middle East region. Careers assistance is given to all graduates with talks arranged throughout the training period from various representatives and specialists within the industry. Our goal is to equip our students for a successful, beautiful future.