Free & Free to Choose Higher Education by Pathfinder

Free & Free to Choose Higher Education by Pathfinder
Free & Free to Choose Higher Education by Pathfinder

The Pathfinder foundation is a non-profit, non-partisan, research and advocacy institute which conducts periodic community meeting and seminars title Sanvada or Samvatham.

The pathfinder organized a programme of Free & Free to Choose Higher Education, the main presentations are,

  • Free & Free to Choose Higher Education: Role of State, Private Sector and Regulations
  • Why A National Qualification framework should be a priority
  • Higher Education in Srilanka
  • Development of Private Higher Education in Srilanka – Sizing the Opportunity
  • And the Open Forum

All the proceedings with simultaneous translation to Sinhala/ Tamil / English

Date: 30th June 2011
Time: 2.30 Pm to 5.30 Pm
Venue: Srilanka Foundation Institute,
  No 100, Independence Square,
  Colombo 07.
Admission: Free
For Prior registration:
Tel: 011 2372895, 011 2372896
Email: pm@pathfinderfoundation.org

 

For More information:

http://sanvada.org/

http://pathfinderfoundation.org/

Certificate in Conversational Tamil

Certificate in Conversational Tamil
Certificate in Conversational Tamil

Ladies College, Department of Vocational Studies calls Applications for Certificate in Conversational Tamil.

The Batch 1

Duration: 48 Hours
Day and Time: Saturday
  2.00 Pm to 5.00 Pm
Commencing: 25th June 2011

 

The Batch 2

Duration: 48 Hours
Day and Time: Monday and Wednesday
  5.30 PM to 7.30 PM
Commencing: 20th June2011

 

For more information:
27th lane,  
Off Inner Flower Road,
Colombo 03.
Tel: 011 2 574194
Email: dvs@stmail.lk
Website: www.dvs.edu.lk

Certificate course in Human Nutrition and Dietetics @ University of Colombo

Certificate course in Human Nutrition and Dietetics @ University of Colombo
Certificate course in Human Nutrition and Dietetics @ University of Colombo

The University of Colombo, Faculty of Medicine Invites to enroll the Certificate course in Human Nutrition and Dietetics.

Entry Requirement:

Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine, Biology or Allied Sciences or Equivalent Qualification with Minimum experience of 3 years in nutrition /dietetics.

Course Fee: Rs.30, 000.00
Duration: 4 Months part time basis
Medium: English
Application closing date: 4th July 2011

 

The interested Applicant obtained the application form from the Department of Community Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Kynsey Road, Colombo 08.

For More information:

Dr.Arambepola,

Course Coordinator,

Tel: 011 2677765

Language Courses by the Department of Official Languages

Language Courses by the Department of Official Languages
Language Courses by the Department of Official Languages

The Department of Official Languages invites Applications for Language courses.

Languages to be offered,

Sinhala
German
Spanish
Tamil
Hindi
Chinese
English
Italian
Arabic
French
Japanese
Korean

 

Selection:

Selection is based on interview, the interview will be held on 17th June 2011. 9.00 AM to 4.00 PM.

Documents to be submit on interview

  • Computerized Bio Data
  • Photocopy of the higher educational Certificates and professional Qualifications,
  • Color Bust Photograph (4.50 x 3.50 CM)

 

Course fee:

Basic Course: Rs.7, 500.00
Advance course: Rs.8, 000.00
Special Speech Training Course: Rs.7, 500.00
Duration: 48 Hours ( 2 Hours per Week)

 

For more Detail:

Department of Official languages,

Bhasha Mandiraya,

341/7, Kotte Road,

Rajagiriya.

Tel:         011 2889457, 011 2888934

Website:              www.languagesdept.gov.lk

Certificate and Diploma Courses in Quantity Surveying

Certificate and Diploma Courses in Quantity Surveying
Certificate and Diploma Courses in Quantity Surveying

Institute for Construction Training and Development calls application for Certificate and Diploma Courses in Quantity Surveying.

Certificate level

The course is targeted to Technical Officers, Draughtsman, Supervisors, Middle and lower level personal and others engage with construction.

Entrance Qualification: Two Years Experience in the field of Construction and acceptable Technical qualifications
Duration: 16 days
Course Fee: Rs.50,000.00
   
Time: 8.45 am to 4.00 Pm
Commencement: 20th June 2011
Medium: English

 

Diploma level

The course is targeted to Technical Officers, Draughtsman, Supervisors, Middle and lower level personal and others engage with construction.

Entrance Qualification: Successfully completed CHPD Certificate Course, CHPB BOQ & Estimates/ NCT(QS) or NVQ Level 4 Equivalent
Duration: 26 days
   
Course Fee: Rs.25,000.00
Time: 8.45 am to 4.00 Pm
Commencement: 20th June 2011
Medium: English

 

Accommodation:             on request at Rs.250.00 + Gov Tax Per Day.

For More information,

Programme Officer

Tel:         011 2785628, 011 2787661

Certificate Course in Construction Works Management

Certificate Course in Construction Works Management
Certificate Course in Construction Works Management

Institute for Construction Training and Development calls application for Certificate Course in Construction Works Management.

The course is targeted to School leavers and the lower level personal and others engage with construction.

Entrance Qualification: Pass GEC O/L 6 Subjects with credit for Science and Mathematics
Duration: one year Full time
  4 Month Class room
  8 Month Onsite Training
Time: 9.00 am to 4.00 Pm
Commencement: 20th June 2011
Medium: Sinhala / English

 For More information,

Programme Officer

Tel:         011 2785628, 011 2787661

Certificate Course on Shipping Law and Practice by ICLP CCC

Certificate Course on Shipping Law and Practice by ICLP CCC
Certificate Course on Shipping Law and Practice by ICLP CCC

Institute for the Development of Commercial Law & Practice invites Applications for Certificate Course on Shipping Law and Practice.

Course Contain of

  • Maritime Law,
  • Carriage of Goods by Sea
  • Admiralty Law,
  • International Trade,
  • Port Operations,
  • Marine Insurance
  • Custom Formalities, Etc…

 

Duration: 3 to 4 Months
Days and time: Saturdays from 9.00 Am to 1.15 PM
Venue: ICLP Arbitration Centre, 61, Carmel Road, Colombo 03
Course Fee: Rs.45, 000.00
Date of Commencement: 2nd July 2011
Medium: English
Closing date: 27th June 2011
For More information: ICLP Arbitration Centre,
  61, Carmel Road,
   Colombo 03.
   
Tel: 0112 346164/3
Fax: 0112 346163
Email: iclp@eureka.lk
Website: www.iclparbitrationcenter.com

National HR Conference by IPM

National HR Conference
National HR Conference

The IPM organized a National HR Conference with the best HR leaders of the Srilanka and International.

The Conference is resourced by

Mr. Swaminathan

Engaging & retaining Talent in tomorrow’s World – the Path to superior performance.

Prof. Janek Ratnatunga

The Ultimate Measure turning qualitative HR indicators to financial indicators, metrics and Measurements.

Mr. Martin Roll

A world of opportunities enhancing your EVP

Prof. Thomas Langu

Leading the change successfully by winning employee hearts and minds

The Panel Discussion is about “Can HR Power the Booming Economy

  • Srilanka Macro HR Indicators
  • Business Leaders Forum
  • HR Excellence Awards
  • Union Leader Forum

 

Date: 28th and 29th of June 2011.
Venue: Cinnamon Grand
Investment: Rs.13, 770.00

For more information:

Karu or Marky: 0112 822811 or 0112 768278

Himali:  0112 822888 or 0713 922933

Website: www.ipmlk.org

Professor Philip Kotler in Srilanka

Professor Philip Kotler in Srilanka
Professor Philip Kotler in Srilanka

For the First time in Srilanka Professor Philip Kotler participate in forums Organised by Srilanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM).

The SLIM organized 2 Forums with Professor Philip Kotler,

Knowledge Forum Marketing 3.0

The Forum is a value driven marketing for discovering relations between Profitability, returnability and sustainability.

Date: 6th June 2011
Time: 9.00 Am to 3.00 Pm
Venue: Waters edge
Investment: Rs. 25,000.00 with Lunch.

CEO Forum

This forum is added value to CEO on how to increase shareholder values through Marketing.

These forums carries contained of  

  • Segmentation
  • Targeting
  • Positioning
  • Sustainability to earn
  • Own Market

 

Date: 6th June 2011
Time: 6.30 Pm onwards
Venue: Waters edge
Investment: Rs. 45,000.00 with Dinner.

For More information;

Nazi : 0772 376126
Mihiri: 0777 701166
Chamil: 0777 774585
General: 0112 675000
Email: operations@slim.lk

Short course on Research Methodology by Open University of Srilanka

Short course on Research Methodology by Open University of Srilanka
Short course on Research Methodology by Open University of Srilanka

Open University of Srilanka calls applications for Short course on Research Methodology.

Admission requirement: The candidate should hold a bachelors Degree from recognized University.
Nature of Course: 12 Workshops during the Weekends
Duration: 3 Months
Medium: Sinhala and Tamil
Place: Regional Center Colombo
Course Fee: Rs.15, 000.00
Application closing date: 16th June 2011

 

For more information:

Ms.Ayomi Irugalbandara,

Coordinator,

Short Course on Research Methodology,

Faculty of Education,

The Open University of Srilanka,

PO Box 21,

Nawala,

Nugegoda.

Airline Reservations & fares Calculation Course by Civil Aviation Authority of Srilanka

Airline Reservations & fares Calculation Course by Civil Aviation Authority of Srilanka
Airline Reservations & fares Calculation Course by Civil Aviation Authority of Srilanka

Civil Aviation Authority of Srilanka calls Applications for Airline Reservations & fares Calculation Course. The course will contained of

  • Introduction of Geography and the passenger Air Traffic
  • Fare selection, Special fare construction
  • Collection of taxes, fee, surcharges and collection of penalty fees,
  • Children and infants ticketing and fare construction
  • Simulation of ticketing entries and many more
Entry qualification: Credit Pass in English and mathematics in GCE O/L
  Good communication of English language
Medium: English  
Date of Commencement: 16th July 2011  
Time: Saturdays 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM  
Duration: 10 weeks  
Venue: Civil Aviation Authority,  
  Training academy,  
Colombo 03.    
Fee: Application and Registration fee: Rs.      400.00
  Course fee: Rs.20,000.00
Application form: Application form can be downloading from  www.caa.lk
For More information:    
Tel: 011 2 358 812  
Email: ticketing@caa.lk  
Website: www.caa.lk  

Seminar on Simplified Suspended Vat Scheme (SVAT) 2011

Seminar on Simplified Suspended Vat Scheme (SVAT) 2011
Seminar on Simplified Suspended Vat Scheme (SVAT) 2011

According to the 2011 Budget of Srilankan Government the Suspended VAT introduce to the Exporters of the Srilankan Companies.

This is where the Exporters no need to Pay VAT to its suppliers and not Able to claim too.

The National Chamber of Exporters of Srilanka will conduct a Seminar on the Simplified Suspended Vat Scheme (SVAT)

The seminar will be conducted in English with the explanation in Sinhala and Elaborate on the documentary requirements and Process.

Date: 9th June 2011
Time: 2.30 PM to 5.30 PM
Venue: The Auditorium of the Srilanka Export Development Board.
  DHPL Building, 3rd Floor, No 40, Nawam Mawatha, Col 02.
Programme Conducted by: Ms. Deepani Herath.
  Deputy Commissioner – VAT,
  Department of Inland Revenue.
Investment:  
Members: Rs.1, 500.00 + NBT+VAT= Rs.1, 714.20
Non Members: Rs.1, 800.00 + NBT+VAT= Rs.2, 057.12
 For More Information:  
Suneetha: 011 2 503 429
Rasa: 011 2 500 316 or 0714 753 357

 Email: nce@eureka.lk , itcnce@eureka.lk

Website: www.nce.lk

Course on Operational Aspects of international Trade – SL EDB

Course on Operational Aspects of international Trade – SL EDB
Course on Operational Aspects of international Trade – SL EDB

Srilanka Export Development Board calls Applications for Course on Operational Aspects of international Trade.

Legal and Financial Aspects of International Trade (Module 1)

Negotiation Skills

Sales Contracts

Contracts of settlements & Import export Financing

Costing and Pricing

INCOTERMS

Exchange Risks

Settlement Disputes

Preferential Trading

Factoring

E Commerce

Logistics & Import / Export Procedures (Module 2)

Transport &freight forwarding

Customs Procedures

SLPA Procedures

Duty Free Access to import inputs

Export Packaging

Marine Insurance

Air Cargo

BOI Procedures

Import & Export Procedures and Enterpot Trade

Field Visit: (Optional) to Srilanka Customs, Container Freight Station and the Air Cargo Terminal Katunayake.
Closing date: 2nd June 2011. (30 Participants per Course)
Course Fee: Rs.12, 500 for Programme+ NBT + VAT
Medium: English
Venue: Skill Center, Royal College Union, Rajakeeya Mw, Colombo 07.
Course Duration: 10 Weeks,
  Module 1 – 5 Weeks
  Module 2 – 5 Weeks

 

For More Information

Srilanka Export Development Board

42, Nawam Mawatha,

Colombo 02.

Tel: 011 2 300 724 and 011 2 303 026

Fax: 011 2 300 724

Email: serve@edb.tradenetsl.lk

Intermediate Taxation course in Srilanka

Intermediate course of Taxation
Intermediate course of Taxation

Srilanka Institute of Taxations calls applications for intermediate course of Taxation.

Subjects to be contained

  • Tax Administration and principle of commercial law
  • Taxation of Individuals
  • Partnerships & Companies,
  • Value added tax and Nation Building tax
  • Accounting And tax Computation Incomplete records and tax computation

Entry Qualification

  • Minimum 3 passes at one sitting at Advance Level (Srilanka Or London)
  • Or any other higher qualification

Duration and Time

6 month from 28th May 2011

Saturdays 8.30 AM to 5.30 PM

After completion

The candidates successfully completing the Intermediate and final examination become an Associate member of the Srilanka Institute of Taxation

Can Act as an ‘Authorized Representative’

Investment: Rs.35,000

Contact Information

Srilanka Institute of Taxation

85 1/3 Galle Road,

 Dehiwala North,

Dehiwala.

Tel: 011 2 2718804 / 077 0884927

Email: sltaxationinst@sltnet.lk

Strategies for Service Organizations Seminar by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Srilanka

Strategies for Service Organisation
Strategies for Service Organisation

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Srilanka organized a programme of Strategies for Service Organizations.

The seminar is targets to Chairmen, Directors, CEO’s, CFO’s and Senior Management, professionals in financial services, Manufacturing, Hospitality/ Tourism, Travel, Healthcare and ICT personals.

The seminar will be resourced by

Professor B.Mahadevan
Professor of operations management,
Institute of management,
Bangalore.

 

Date and day: 5th May 2011 Thursday
Time: 9 am to 5 pm
Venue: The Eagle, Waters Edge.
Registration: On or before 4th May 2011.
Investment: Rs.8000.00

Source: Daily News 29th April 2011.

Certificate Course in Taxation by AAT Srilanka

Certificate Course in Taxation AATSL
Certificate Course in Taxation AATSL

Association of Accounting Technicians of Srilanka [AAT SL] calls Applications for Certificate Course in Taxation. The course will be containing more detail of Taxation methods and the approaches.

Course fee: Members / Student of AAT Rs.10, 000.00
  Others Rs.12, 500.00
Durations: 12 weeks [48 hours]  
Days & Time: Sunday 8.30 am to 12.30 pm  
Venue: AAT Center  
Commencement: 8th May 2011  

 For more information

Course Coordinator
Tel: 011 2 559 669 or 011 2 595 857
Email: aatsltra@sltnet.lk
Website: www.aatsl.lk

 Source: Daily news 26th April 2011.

Certificate Course on Diplomacy and international Relations 2011 – BIDTI

Certificate Course on Diplomacy and International Relations 2011
Certificate Course on Diplomacy and International Relations 2011

Bandaranaike International Diplomatic Training Institute calls Application for Certificate Course on Diplomacy and international Relations 2011.

The course is design for those preparing to join the Srilanka foreign services, Administrative service Defense Attaches, Army staff College, Law College, Public and private sector Employees, Member of Armed forces/ police, NGO officers , university graduates and school levers.

Duration: 4 Month
Lectures on: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Time: 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm
Course commencement: 6th May 2011
Course Fee: Rs.24, 000 plus Rs.2, 400 for registrations.

 Further more details,

Programme officer
BIDTI,
Suite 3G-07, BMICH,
Bauddhaloka Mawatha,
Colombo 07.
Tel: 011 2 682 109 / 011 2 682 110
Fax: 011 2 682 111
Email: bidtilk@gmail.com
Website: www.bidti.org

Source: Daily News 26th April 2011.

University of Colombo (UOC) Institute of Human Resource Advancement (IHRA) Calls Application for Executive Diploma In service Management

Executive Diploma In service Management
Executive Diploma In service Management

University of Colombo (UOC) Institute of Human Resource Advancement (IHRA) calls application for Executive Diploma In service Management.

Applications calls for,

  • Certificate in Service Management
  • Diploma in Service Management
  • Executive Diploma In service Management

Closing Date

The closing date will be on 29th April 2011

Contact Details

Institute of Human Resource Advancement (IHRA)

275, Bauddhaloka Mawatha,

Colombo 07.

Tel : (+94) 11 2 503 393 – Ext – 105/106
  : (+94) 11 2 502 089, 072 5 616 125 or 072 9 618 148
Email : kamani@ihra.cmb.ac.lk
Website : www.ihra.cmb.ac.lk

Source: Sunday Observer 03rd March 2011

Certificate Course in Research Methodology in Education – 2011

Certificate course in research methodology in education - 2011
Certificate course in research methodology in education - 2011

University of Colombo, Faculty of Educations, National Education research and Evaluation Center calls applications for Certificate Course in Research Methodology in Education 2011

The Certificate Course in Research Methodology in Education will be entertained from researchers / Potential Researchers in the field of education,

Entry Qualification

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 2 years experience in research
  • 5 years experience in research

Duration of Course

The course will be conducted in weekends for 4 Months.

Medium of Instruction

The lectures and the instruction will be conducted in English

Course Fee         : Rs.40, 000.00

Process of Applications

Application forms may be obtained in person or by post producing or sending a self addressed Stamped (for Rs.15.00) to the

Director,

NEREC,

Faculty of Educations

University of Colombo,

Colombo 03