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.

Course for Residential & Day Care Workers

Next intake for October 2021

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

 

FULLY  BOOKED

A Course for Dementia Caregiving in the Community

February – March 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

 

STANDARD STATISTICAL MODELLING TECHNIQUES USING R

February – March 2021

17:30 – 20:00

Course trainers:

Dr. Monique Borg Inguanez,    Dr. Fiona Sammut, Dr. David Suda

Duration: 15 hours

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

 

POSTPONED

Sex Education for Persons with Intellectual Disability

  February – April 2021

  17:00 – 19:00

  Course trainer:

  Dr. Claire Azzopardi Lane

Duration: 20 hours

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

 

FULLY  BOOKED

Award in the Art of Public Speaking

Feb – Apr 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 

 

Care of the Diabetic Foot

Online via ZOOM webinars

  7, 8, 9 April 2021

  5.30pm – 7.30pm

Course trainer:

     Professor Cynthia Formosa               PhD, MSc (Brighton) FFPM             RCPS (Glasg.)

    Dr Alfred Gatt PhD MSc FFPM           RCPS (Glasg.)

    Dr. Stephen Mizzi

Duration: 6 hours

 

 

 

Short Training Course on Stroke Care for Caregivers 

April – May 2021

Course Trainers:

Dr Anthony Scerri,  Ms Cynthia Scerri, Ms Nadine Spiteri Gingell, Ms Charmaine Mallia, Ms Helen Fiorini

Duration: 12 hours

Course held Online via ZOOM

 

Digital Marketing Strategy

  TBA

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

 

 

Award in Pharmacognosy and Herbal Products

Time and Venue:

TBA

Course trainer:

Prof Everaldo Attard 

Duration: 28 hours