PUBLIC COURSES 

Mission Statement:

To build around the life-long learning process and encourage and support continuing education, professional development and training.

We provide a variety of short training and educational programmes utilising tutors and facilities of the University of Malta. Through the ongoing support of the academic body of the University, the Professional Development line has gained the reputation of being one of the island’s leading training providers built on the philosophy that continuing education and training are part of the life-long learning process of every individual particularly in today’s rapidly changing world.

 

We are licensed by the National Commission for Further and Higher Education and a number of our courses are accredited. If you wish to be informed by email whenever a new course is available for registration, please click on the ‘SUBSCRIBE FOR FURTHER INFO’ button above.

 

Our upcoming courses are listed below.

 

Award in the Art of Public Speaking – FULLY BOOKED

October – December 2021

Course trainer:

Dr Joseph G. Agius, MSc. (Dublin), Ed.D. (Sheffield)

Duration: 25 hours

MQF level 5 Accredited

Approved under the Get Qualified Scheme 

 

Short Course on Grief and Bereavement 

October – November 2021

Course trainer:  Ms Catherine Smith, B.Psy (ODU), P.G.Dip. Systemic Family Psychotherapy, MA T.Couns. (Melit)

Duration: 12 hours

Course held  230 Works Business Centre, Eucharistic Congress Street, Mosta

 

 

A Course for Dementia Caregiving in the Community 

November 2021

Course Trainers:

Prof Charles Scerri, Mr Alex Gobey, Mr Anthony Scerri, Ms Rosette Bonello

Duration: 7.5 hours

Course held at Malta University Residence, Robert Mifsud Bonnici Street, Lija

 

Award in Digital Marketing Strategy – Planning & Implementation

   Nov 2021 – Jan 2022

Course trainer:

Dr Franco Curmi Ph.D (Lancs), M.Res. (Lancs), M.A. (Melit)

Duration: 16 hours

 MQF Level 5 Accredited

Approved under the Get Qualified Scheme

 

 

Sex Education for Persons with Intellectual Disability

  January – March 2022

  

  Course trainer:

  Dr. Claire Azzopardi Lane

Duration: 20 hours

Course held at Malta University Residence, Robert Mifsud Bonnici Street, Lija

 

Award in Intermediate Technical and Practical Alternative Dispute Resolution Skills

Course trainer:            Dr Mario Caruana LL.D.,  CEDR 

Duration: 30 hours

 Course held Online via ZOOM

 

Award in Pharmacognosy and Herbal Products

Course trainer:

Prof Everaldo Attard 

Duration: 28 hours

 Course held Online via ZOOM

 

Award in Residential & Day Care Work

Academic Advisor: Dr Natalie Kenely PhD

Course Coordinator:  Ms Maria Mangion

Duration: Split over three modules.  See Course Info Sheet for more details

Course held at Malta University Residence, Robert Mifsud Bonnici Street, Lija

 

Two half-day training seminars on Social Work Supervision – FULLY BOOKED

Course lecturer:

Professor Maureen Cole, B.A. (Melit.), B.Soc.Wk.(Hons.) (Monash), Ph.D.(UEA

Duration:  8 hours