APTC Micro-credentials Courses

A unique partnership between the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF), the Pacific Tourism Organization (SPTO), Australia Pacific Training Coalition (APTC) and Tourism Solomons in response to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Australian Pacific Training Coalition (APTC) is offering the following micro-credential courses:

Digital Literacy Essentials which provides an introduction to modern digital technologies, software and popular social media platforms.

Communication Technologies for Business Success which explores digital communication technologies and software used by industry today and how these can improve productivity and collaboration in the workplace.

An initial focus group of fifty (50) individuals will be selected to undertake these courses fully funded by UNDP with support from the Government of Japan.

The programme support is aimed at tourism employees that have lost their jobs or are on leave without pay due as a direct effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on the tourism industry in Solomon Islands.

Preference will be given to applicants with a good understanding of written and spoken English and with access to some form of technology that will enable them to complete the course(s) online.

To be eligible for this course, you must be a citizen of Solomon Islands and recently or currently employed in the tourism industry.

Please fill the form below to submit your expression of interest to complete one of these courses which will be offered for free.  You may be contacted to provide further details during the screening process. Please ensure that your contact details are correct to allow us to contact you in a timely fashion.

Applications will close on Friday 13th November, 2020.

APTC Micro-credentials Expression of Interest Form

Please note: If you are successful in obtaining a position in the course, your personal details will be forwarded to APTC to allow for Registration and Enrolment to take place. If you do not wish this to take place, do not submit this Expression of Interest.

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