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1. International Career Institute
Courses / Programs
• Based in the UK and Australia, and serving students in South Africa and around the globe, International Career Institute (ICI) is a leading provider of online / distance learning career training courses at Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and Executive Diploma levels.

• ICI currently offers over 50 exciting career and lifestyle focused courses to a broad range of adult learners regardless of location or prior experience and education.

• Study topics include Business, Management, Advertising, Marketing, Finance, Education, Journalism, Photography, Fashion Design, and many more.

• We provide a learning schedule that suits you. The Institute allows you to study at home, at work, or at a suitable location.

• ICI is accredited and recognised by the International Association of Private Career Colleges.

Student Review:
"I embarked on this journey a little over 24 weeks ago. As I progressed through every module my confidence grew and I learnt skills which have produced some breath taking photos. I never knew I would enjoy assignments so much."
- Susan
Online Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, MBA Courses

•Online MBA Degree
•Business Management
•Hospitality Management
•Project Management
•Bookkeeping
•Advertising
•Marketing
•Sales
•Import-Export / International Trade
•Paralegal Secretarial
•Human Resources (HR)
•Public Relations (PR)
•Fashion Design
•Interior Design
•Photography
•Journalism
•Beauty & Make Up
•Hairdressing
•Floristry Course
•Wedding Planning
•Event Management
•Catering & Cooking
•Natural Health / Nutrition
•Counselling & Psychology
•Nursing Assistant
•Pharmacy Assistant
•Pet Care / VET Assistant
•TESOL Teacher Training
•Spanish/ 34 Foreign Languages
2. Arden University, UK - Online Courses
Courses / Programs
• Online education with Arden University empowers you to study a degree from a UK University and enhance your career potential from South Africa or elsewhere around the world!

• Arden University has a physical campus in Coventry, UK, and also offers high quality online bachelor & postgraduate degree programmes to international students all over the world.

• Through their 25+ years of experience, Arden University have positioned themselves as distance learning specialists, enabling students to access their career-focused programmes online.

• They have supported over 50,000 students whilst remaining true to their core values, ensuring higher education is available for all.

• Arden University’s commitment to quality education is demonstrated through their portfolio of career-focussed online programmes. Their versatile undergraduate and postgraduate qualifications are approved by UK professional bodies, with many programmes receiving accreditation.

• Covering a range of professional subjects in 12 academic fields, Arden University make UK education accessible and affordable through their innovative study platform. You can study from any location, at any time, and on any digital device, meaning you have complete control over your education.
Masters Degree Programs
MBA (CMI)
MBA (Finance)
MBA (Data Analytics)
MBA (Top Up)
MSc Psychology (BPS)
MA Human Resource Management (CIPD)
MA Strategic Marketing (CIM)
MSc Engineering Management (CMI)
MSc IT Security Management
MSc Strategic IT Management
MSc Project Management (APM)
MSc Telecommunications Management
MSc Enterprise Architecture Management
MSc Data Analytics (8)

Bachelor & BA Top-Up Degrees
Business  (12)
Accounting
Finance
Tourism
Computing
Law
Marketing
HRM
Criminology
Psychology
Sociology
Finance
Graphic Design
Health Care
HRM
Law 
Psychology
Computing
Top ups (5)
3. University Canada West - Online MBA Degree
Courses / Programs
University Canada West (UCW) is a private, business-oriented university in Vancouver which offers MBA and Bachelor degrees online that prepare you to be an effective leader in the workplace in South Africa or elsewhere around the world.

UCW is known for its innovation and effectiveness across Canada and abroad. It aims to prepare students for professional-level careers. UCW Vancouver transforms students into graduates who are ready to be the leaders of tomorrow.

Online MBA Program:
The online MBA syllabus is focused on enhancing competencies across areas such as leadership, critical thinking, project planning, and a host of further advanced business disciplines. Each program module is led by an experienced UCW academic, whose role is to encourage discussion and debate, to facilitate active student participation, and to provide guidance and feedback.

Those who graduate from this ACBSP-accredited MBA program will find themselves more capable of responding strategically to challenges within the business environment presents. You will learn to take responsibility for important decisions, with the ability to explain yourself and your ideas.

Student Review:
“I love the flexibility of the online classes, as well as the structure of the weekly course load and due dates. I was able to complete my school work around my work, family and social life.”
Megan Clifton, 2017 Medal for Academic Excellence recipient
Online MBA Program:

Tier 1: Analytical Foundations
•Business Environment, Ethics & Strategy
•Leadership in the Global Context
•Human Interfaces
•Research Methodologies & Inquiry

Tier 2: Management Principles & Practices
•Managerial Accounting
•HRM in the Global Environment or Canadian Human Resource Management
•Marketing Management
•Operations Management

Tier 3: Business Applications
•Financial Management
•Consulting Practice
•Project Management
•Two electives

Tier 4: Integration & Implementation
•Consulting/Research Project or Strategic Management
•One elective

Electives in Marketing, Finance or Leadership
4. EU Business School - Online Degree Courses in South Africa & Worldwide
Courses / Programs
• Further your career and study online in South Africa, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, Pretoria, throughout Africa & around the world with EU Business School to earn an internationally-accredited MBA, BBA bachelor's degree or a master's degree in Management, Marketing, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, and Fashion & Luxury Industry Business via small, dynamic classes taught in English.

• Established in 1973, EU Business School is part of the EU network of business schools in Switzerland (Geneva and Montreux), Germany (Munich), and Spain (Barcelona) recognized worldwide for the excellence of the students and faculty.

EU Business School truly is an international institution:
Our diverse student body is made up of students of 100+ nationalities coming from, for example, Albania, Algeria, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bulgaria, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, Germany, Ghana, India, Italy, Lebanon, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mexico, Morocco, Norway, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, UAE, UK, USA, and more.

EU Business School has been ranked #1 for the Online MBA, and as part of the QS 2018 rankings, EU was placed 9th in the world for diversity.

EU combines the American university model with top European management practices for today's business world.

We welcome you to contact us today about your interest in our online degree programs or enrollment into our campus-based courses.
Accredited Online Degree Courses:

Online BBA - Bachelor of Business Administration degree course.

Online EBBA - Executive Bachelor of Business Administration degree.

Online MBA Degree Programs where specializations include:

- Blockchain Management
- Communication & Public Relations
- Digital Business
- Entrepreneurship
- Global Banking & Finance
- Human Resources Management
- International Business
- International Marketing

• Online Masters Programs include:
- Masters in Management
- Masters in Marketing
- Masters in Innovation & Entrepreneurship
- Masters in the Fashion & Luxury Industry Business
Updated: 2020-01-15
Updated: 2020-01-15
5. Online Candle Making Courses in South Africa & Worldwide
Courses / Programs
• With The Candle Academy, a leading candle making training provider, you can now learn to make beautiful candles from the comfort of your own home or studio in South Africa and around the world.

• Home Study / Online Candle Making Classes in South Africa & globally include the choice of Live Seminars via Skype with Gary Simmons - one of the top candle designers in the world from the UK, or lessons via HD Video & PDF information files.


• These distance learning candle making courses for complete Beginners to Advanced artists will start you on the path to an exciting new career in candle design or a very rewarding hobby!

• These intensive candle making training courses are Hands-on and Very Visual, and follow the same techniques as our onsite programs, making it an ideal solution for people that live too far to be able to attend in Jamaica in person.

• Perhaps you would prefer to learn in person through an incredible educational holiday package in beautiful Jamaica in the Caribbean!

• Business start-up and Hobby courses offered year-round, both onsite or online. Welcome to this very special profession!

Candle Academy Student Reviews:

• "Very detailed and intensive. I was looking for the wow factor and that's exactly what I got."
- G. Woodard, USA

• "Gary has the creative ability and eye to take an ordinary object and make it extraordinary with commercial appeal. This has made him one of the most sought after candle designers in the business today."
- Mike, CEO of Aroma Home, UK
Online Candle Making Courses

Candle Making Seminars via Skype:
• 6 DAY COMPLETE BUSINESS SET UP COURSE
​• 4 DAY CONDENSED BUSINESS SET UP
• 2 DAY INTRODUCTORY COURSE

HD Video Course Options:
• BUSINESS SET UP COURSE
• PLATINUM COURSE
• INTERACTIVE COURSE
• HOBBY COURSE

Clear, Concise, Interactive Teaching:
These comprehensive candle making courses aim to equip you with the creative, technical, and commercial skills you need to make a livelihood from this special profession.

Training is Hands-on and Very Visual.
6. Lyceum Correspondence College
Courses / Programs
Lyceum Correspondence College in Johannesburg offers certificate, diploma and degree distance learning courses in the fields of Business Studies, Traffic Management and Policing, Education, and Fleet Management. Lyceum offers all the benefits of distance learning. You can continue to earn while you learn via correspondence, and you can plan your studies according to your schedule. Lyceum’s wide range of distance learning courses are far more affordable than face-to-face studies, so begin your journey to a better future today.

For over 90 years, Lyceum has combined traditional higher education values with an innovative approach to correspondence and distance learning. We provide quality student service by offering courses that are innovative and flexible. We strive to empower each student with a qualification that will empower them and enhance their career prospects.
Certificate & Diploma Courses:
- Marketing & Sales Management
- Management: Financial Accounting
- General Management
- Financial Management
- Entrepreneurship Management
- Credit Management
- Metropolitan and Traffic Policing
& more ..

Degree Program:
Bachelor of Commerce: Management
7. Global Chef and Hospitality School
Courses / Programs
Based in Cape Town, South Africa, the Global Chef and Hospitality School provides a comprehensive online Certificate in Food Preparation and Cooking. We provide the theory content in electronic format, so that every student can conduct their theory component at their own convenience or study pace. We also offer a range of distance learning hospitality and tourism management courses. Topics include Hotel Management, Casino Management, Travel Management, and Tourism Management.

Each topic of learning is accompanied by an in-depth assignment which needs to be completed before progressing to the next topic of learning. At the same time, learners will be assessed during an internship at regular intervals on all the practical components that need to be assessed.

Taking classes online is a popular way for working professionals to have the chance to earn a qualification at their own pace. At Global Chefschool Online we offer our students the opportunity to earn whilst you learn. We will place you in a suitable establishment for the duration of your studies where you will be afforded the opportunity to earn some money whilst you are studying.
Online Certificate in Food Preparation and Cooking:

Features include:
- Safety at work
- Introduction to Nutrition
- Prepare food for cold presentation
- Prepare, cook and finish foods
- Introduction to basic kitchen procedures
- Introduction to the hospitality and catering industry
- Food safety in catering

Distance Learning Hospitality & Management Courses:
- Hotel Management
- Casino Management
- Travel Management
- Tourism Management
8. International TEFL Institute - ITEFLI
Courses / Programs
• The International TEFL Institute (ITEFLI) provides internationally-accredited and globally-recognized certificate and diploma programs in Teaching English Language as a Foreign Language (TEFL).

• Taught via online learning, our TEFL (TESOL) programs are available to students in South Africa, the U.S., Canada and worldwide.

• We equip you with the teaching skills and certification required to get a professional well-paid job teaching English anywhere in the world.

• A TEFL qualification from ITEFLI will help you find TEFL jobs throughout the world. Our online TEFL certification programs are provided through up-to-date, technologically-advanced interactive training media which enhance and promote the learning experience.

• The main advantages of completing an online TEFL course are convenience and flexibility. You can study from any location you choose and you can start the program whenever you want.

• Learn at your own pace with up to 6 months to complete a course. You don't have to take any exams - your qualification is earned through assignments you submit.

Student Review:
"The course itself is professionally produced and contains great information...thank you very much for the wonderful time I had. I'm equally impressed with the professional materials. I highly recommend this course to anyone."
- Francis
Online TEFL / TESOL Certificate & Diploma Programs:

• Online TEFL Certificate (120 hrs)
Initial qualification for those wishing to start a career as an English teacher.

• Online TEFL Master Diploma Course (250 hrs)
Increase your understanding of the principles & practice of English teaching. Ideal for those who wish to extend their professional experience and accept new responsibilities.

• Short Certificate Course
Teaching Practice Certificate (20 hours)
9. Spanish Gurus
Courses / Programs
If you live in South Africa and would like to learn European Spanish or Latin American Spanish online, Spanish Gurus may be the perfect solution for you!

With top-quality Spanish language courses delivered online via video conference, our native speaking teachers, flexible scheduling and professional curriculum will help you to improve your Spanish quickly and effectively.

Spanish Gurus provides online group classes and private lessons to adults and children throughout South Africa and worldwide, as well as online Spanish language training for businesses or organizations.

We teach students of all levels - from basic beginner to advanced - and on completion of your course, you receive a CEFR certificate.

Spanish Gurus offer flexible scheduling with morning, afternoon, and evening classes available during weekdays and weekends.

Our online Spanish courses ensure students acquire the level of Spanish language that is required by DELE and SIELE, the official Spanish language exams. We provide a professional and rigorous curriculum, taught in the same way that official schools and top universities teach it.

Student Testimonial:
"Spanish Gurus offers outstanding teachers, good video conference tools, modern study programs and contents, and great classmates."
- Rakesh, India
Online Spanish Courses:
- European Spanish & Latin American Spanish taught via Video Conference

Group Spanish Courses (3- 6 students)

• General Spanish
• DELE exam preparation
• SIELE exam preparation
• Spanish for children
• Customized Spanish course for companies
• VIP courses - customized classes

Private & Semi-private Spanish Lessons (1-2 students)
• General Spanish
• DELE exam preparation
• SIELE exam preparation
• Spanish for children
• Customized Spanish course for companies
• Tutors for IB / IGCSE Spanish
• VIP courses - customized classes
10. TEFL Training College
Courses / Programs
Earn an internationally-recognised TESOL Certificate or Diploma qualification online from the comfort of your own home in South Africa and around the globe.

TEFL Training College is a global leader in online TEFL / TESOL education. We have graduates working globally – in all continents.

We are accredited by the International TEFL Accreditation Council (ITEFLAC), an independent body specialising in the accreditation of TEFL/TESOL course providers and institutions. Receiving ITEFLAC accreditation is proof of an institution’s commitment to providing a quality education that is recognized around the world. 

Our pledge is to provide excellent service and support to all our students and to provide them with a qualification that is internationally recognised and accepted.

Student Testimonial:
"My congratulations and gratitude go to the TEFL Training College staff with regard to the Diploma in EMS TESOL which I have recently completed.

I enjoyed each well-thought out assignment and especially the final extended essay which brought everything together so well."
- Dr. Jill Fardon, South Africa
Online TESOL/TEFL Courses:
- Accredited & internationally recognized TESOL qualifications

- Learn at your own pace with flexible schedules

- Our courses are known for their convenience, affordability and quality

Certificate in TESOL:
• Duration: 150 hours
• Aimed at persons who wish to gain an initial TEFL / TESOL qualification

Master Diploma in TESOL:
• Duration: 300 hours
• Designed for teachers who wish to achieve an advanced level qualification in TESOL theory and methodology
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