Communications Training for the Next Generation Professional

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  • Lectures 42
  • Length 5.5 hours
  • Skill Level Intermediate Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 5/2014 English

Course Description

This IPK360 program offers advanced communications training for engineers who have a drive for professional excellence and a passion for addressing new frontiers in engineering. This course aims to accelerate your professional development by teaching you to manage rapid change in a fast moving global, technological, multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary work environment. Through this course we will bring you up to date on communication skills you need to work in highly virtualized environments, within distributed teams and across cultures. If you love technology and want to advance your career in engineering this course is for you.

This course provides an introduction to the skills-gaps training model for engineers, changing nature of communications in engineering, understanding cross-cultural competence, cross-cultural communications in engineering and acquiring cultural competence through life-long learning.

What are the requirements?

  • Bachelors or higher degree
  • Exposure to professional practice and workplace desirable

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Advanced understanding of changing nature of the engineering and professional workplace
  • Advanced communications training required to work in highly virtualized environments, within globally distributed teams and across cultures
  • Access to our revolutionary real-time skills gaps driven model of training

What is the target audience?

  • Graduate and mid-career engineers and other professionals

What you get with this course?

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction to Advanced Communications Training
Course Summary
Article
4 pages

This quick powerpoint offers a summary of the material that will be covered in this course

02:37

This lecture comprises of a video introducing the Advanced Communications for Engineering course

Section 2: Skills-Gaps Training Model for Engineers
Course Description and Objectives
Article
20 pages

This lecture is comprised of the workshop's notes in an easy to read and downloadable format

6 pages

This section contains the Lecture Manuscript for this workshop

10:12

This lecture covers this workshop in a video format; complete with narration and summarized lecture notes.

05:10

Second part of the Powerpoint Video

04:16

This section contains video material that is supplementary to this workshop.

Supplementary Video Content- Part 2
06:27
Supplementary Video Content - Part 3
02:20
1 page

This quick one pager; will give you the brief breakdown of the evolution of communications.

Section 3: Changing Nature of Communications in Engineering
Article

This lecture is comprised of the workshop's notes in an easy to read and downloadable format

25 pages

This lecture is comprised of the workshop's notes in an easy to read and downloadable format

6 pages

This section contains the Lecture Manuscript for this workshop

09:26

This lecture covers this workshop in a video format; complete with narration and summarized lecture notes.

Power Point Video- Part 2
08:12
Supplementary Video Content- Part 1
04:15
Supplementary Video Content- Part 2
05:29
Supplementary Video Content- Part 3
03:24
Section 4: Understanding Cross-Cultural Competence
Course Description
Article
24 pages

This lecture is comprised of the workshop's notes in an easy to read and downloadable format

6 pages

This section contains the Lecture Manuscript for this workshop

08:00

This lecture covers this workshop in a video format; complete with narration and summarized lecture notes.

Powerpoint Video- Part 2
09:32
Supplementary Video Content - Part 1
07:43
Supplementary Video Content - Part 2
09:59
5 questions

This short quiz will test you on the knowledge you have obtained in this workshop

Section 5: Cross-Cultural Communications in Engineering
Course Description
Article
28 pages

This lecture is comprised of the workshop's notes in an easy to read and downloadable format

Lecture Manuscript
7 pages
07:15

This lecture covers this workshop in a video format; complete with narration and summarized lecture notes.

Powerpoint Video- Part 2
08:02
Powerpoint Video- Part 3
09:24
Supplementary Video Content - Part 1
06:58
Supplementary Video Content- Part 2
06:48
Supplementary Video Content - Part 3
08:32
5 questions

This short quiz will test you on the knowledge you have obtained in this workshop

Section 6: Acquiring cultural competence through life-long learning
Course Description
Article
24 pages

This lecture is comprised of the workshop's notes in an easy to read and downloadable format

6 pages

This section contains the Lecture Manuscript for this workshop

07:04

This lecture covers this workshop in a video format; complete with narration and summarized lecture notes.

Powerpoint Video - Part 2
06:53
Powerpoint Video- Part 3
08:06
5 questions

This short quiz will test you on the knowledge you have obtained in this workshop

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Instructor Biography

Gurmeet Bambrah, Lead Expert at IPK360 Advanced Competencies Training

Gurmeet Bambrah is the creator of the IPK360 advanced competencies training platform for professionals. She received her PhD and Master’s degrees in engineering management from Loughborough University of Technology and a Bachelor’s in engineering from Aberdeen University in the UK. She has over 35 years of global consulting engineering, action research, technology selection and systematic, integrated and strategic planning experience spanning four continents. She is a fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (UK), past Vice President of the International Rainwater Catchment Systems Association, a Registered Consulting Engineer and a Member of the Association of Consulting Engineers of Kenya. She has authored many publications and presented numerous papers. As well as founding several consulting and R&D companies, she was the immediate past CEO responsible for building CAPE Council for Access to the Profession of Engineering, a Canadian web-based, action research community of engineers and other professionals.

Her research interests have included systems engineering in general and self-regulation under globalization, change management, developing global workforces, talent optimization through merit-driven hiring and emerging frontiers in engineering in particular. This advanced competencies training derives from a revolutionary real-time intelligent technology developed over many years of research in these areas. This technology compares 2000+ jobs with the competencies resident in a community of over 4000 professionals across engineering and other sectors, drawn from 130 countries to identify competency gaps in real-time. Based on these employer needs and adapted to real-time learning needs for engineers communicating effectively across cultures in multi-disciplinary and virtualized work environments is in high demand for those aspiring to become the new kind of professional that our rapidly globalizing world is demanding.

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