People are using virtual meetings for everything nowadays, including hangouts with friends, virtual happy hours, and check-ins with family. When it comes to these types of virtual get-togethers, it’s about having fun and connecting. But, when it comes to virtual business meetings, it’s important to be mindful of some communication best practices.
Perhaps one of the biggest challenges in today’s society, with everyone’s busy schedules spanning across multiple time zones, is finding a time that works best for everyone. It’s important to prioritise your people when communicating virtually.
This flexible online short course will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to effectively communicate in the virtual business world we find ourselves in today.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Is this accredited?
This is a short course aimed at personal skills development and is not accredited.
Is this Unit Standard aligned?
This is a short course aimed at personal skills development and is not aligned to any unit standards.
Do I write tests/exams?
You will not be required to write any tests or exams to complete this short course.
Must I submit a Portfolio of Evidence?
You will not be required submit a Portfolio of Evidence to complete this short course.
Can I earn exemptions?
This short course is not eligible for exemptions.
Is it available via RPL?
This short course is not eligible for RPL.
Do I need to be employed to enrol?
You do not need to be employed in the industry in order to enrol for the qualification.
Is this a fully online course?
Yes, the course is fully online. The course material is a combination of e-learning, resources, and pre-recorded e-lectures.
Do you offer a blended learning option?
Yes, we offer a blended learning approach. This is available as part of our corporate training and development solutions
Do I need the internet access for this course?
Yes, you do need internet access. A PC or tablet with sufficient connectivity to download learning materials and view videos.
This course can be completed in 3 – 4 hours.
NQF level 5
- Lectures 8
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
- Assessments Yes
- This flexible online short course covers:
- Introduction to communicating virtually
- Virtual team meeting and management
- How to collaborate effectively if your team is remote (The Explainer)
- Challenges of working remotely
- How-to host an effective team meeting
- How to build trust on your virtual team
- Types of communication
- 57 Virtual team building activities