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C1302 GB MS-Powerpoint essentials Luxembourg Th

C1302 - MS-Powerpoint essentials

Public cible

Anyone wishing to use the features of a presentation software to quickly create professional presentations.

Objectifs
  • Work with presentations and save them in different file formats.
  • Swap between different presentation views and choose different slide layouts and designs.
  • Insert and edit pictures, images, drawn objects and tables.
  • Choose, create and format charts as well as art graphic elements.
  • Improve the presentations by choosing the appropriate formatting options.
  • Control the advanced concepts of themes and styles.
  • Apply animation and transition effects to presentations.
  • Setup and manage the slideshow navigation options.
  • Print slides, notes and handouts.

Prérequis

It is recommended to complete the module « Office tools fundamentals » (C1300) prior to enroling for this course or proof of equivalent certified knowledge.

Notes

Participants are entitled to take the ECDL « Presentation » test free of charge.

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C1302 GB 18:00 - 21:00 27 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 160 € Th pri. 2020
C1321 GB MS-Excel advanced Luxembourg Tu

C1321 - MS-Excel advanced

Public cible

Anyone wishing to acquire advanced skills in spreadsheet utilization.

Objectifs
  • Manipulate the spreadsheet in an effective way.
  • Manage the various types of links.
  • Learn formula auditing and error checking.
  • Work with nested function implementations and array definitions.
  • Use and integrate lookup functions.
  • Know the database management features of a spreadsheet.
  • Use analysis and summarization tools.
  • Manage scenarios.
Prérequis

Successful completion of the module « MS-Excel essentials » (C1320) or proof of equivalent certified knowledge.

Notes

Participants are entitled to take the ECDL « Spreadsheet advanced » test free of charge.

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C1321 GB 18:00 - 21:00 25 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 170 € Tu pri. 2020
C1501 GB CCNA - Routing and Switching Essentials Luxembourg Mo and Th

C1501 - CCNA - Routing and Switching Essentials

Public cible

Anyone wishing to start using the concept, the configuration and the maintenance of computer networks.

Objectifs
  • Understand and describe basic switching concepts and the operation of Cisco switches, as well as enhanced switching technologies such as VLANs, VLAN Trunking Protocol, Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol, and 802.1q.
  • Understand and describe the purpose, nature, and operations of a router and routing tables as well as configure and troubleshoot VLANs and inter-VLAN routing.
  • Understand and describe dynamic routing protocols, distance vector routing protocols, and link-state routing protocols.
  • Understand, describe, configure and troubleshoot access control lists (ACLs) for IPv4 and IPv6 networks.
  • Understand, describe, configure and troubleshoot Network Address Translation (NAT) operations.
  • Understand, describe, configure and troubleshoot the operations of Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol and Domain Name System for IPv4 and IPv6.
  • Configure and troubleshoot basic operations of a small switched network and of routers in a small routed network as well as an Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) network.
  • Configure and troubleshoot static routing and default routing (RIP and RIPng).
Prérequis

Successful completion of the module «  CCNA - introduction to networks » (1500E) or proof of equivalent certified knowledge.

Notes

Monday evenings from 18:00 - 21:00 (Lab) and Wednesday evenings from 18:00 - 20:00 (Theory). No reduced price for unemployment possible.

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C1501 GB 18:00 - 21:00 3 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 400 € Mo and Th pri. 2020
C1503 GB CCNA - Connecting Networks Luxembourg Mo and Sa

C1503 - CCNA - Connecting Networks

Public cible

Candidates who wish to deepen their knowledge of the concept, the configuration and the maintenance of computer networks.

Objectifs
  • Describe different WAN connections and technologies and their benefits.
  • Describe the operations and benefits of virtual private networks (VPNs) and tunneling.
  • Analyze, simulate and design network architectures.
  • Understand borderless networks and the characteristics of Data centers and of virtualization.
  • Understand collaboration technology and solutions.
  • Configure and troubleshoot serial and broadband connections.
  • Configure and troubleshoot IPSec tunneling operations.
  • Monitor and troubleshoot network operations using syslog, SNMP, and NetFlow.
Prérequis

Succesful completion of the module «  CCNA - scaling networks » (1502E) or proof of equivalent certified knowledge.

Notes

Monday evenings from 18:00 - 20:00 (Theory) and Wednesday evenings from 18:00 - 21:00 (Labs). No reduced price for unemployment possible.

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C1503 GB 18:00 - 20:00 8 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 400 € Mo and Sa pri. 2020
C1511 GB CCNP Routing and Switching : Switching Luxembourg Tu and Sa

C1511 - CCNP Routing and Switching : Switching

Public cible

Anyone wishing to develop an in-depth understanding and theoretical knowledge of advanced routing and switching.

Objectifs
  • Implement, monitor, and maintain switching in converged enterprise campus networks.
  • Plan, configure, and verify the implementation of complex enterprise switching solutions.
  • Understand the secure integration of VLANs, WLANs, voice, and video into campus networks.
  • Reinforce configuration skills.
Prérequis

Succesful completion of the module «  CCNA - routing and switching : routing» (150E) or proof of equivalent certified knowledge.

Notes

Tuesday evenings from 18:00 - 20:00 (Theory) and Saturday mornings from 9:00 - 13:00 (Labs). No reduced price for unemployment possible.

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C1511 GB 18:00 - 20:00 4 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 600 € Tu and Sa pri. 2020
C1520 GB Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT)

C1520 - Introduction to Internet of Things (IoT)

Public cible

Anyone willing to learn about the Internet of Things, commonly referred to as IoT, which is the network of physical objects, devices, vehicles, buildings,and other « things » with network connectivity that enables them to collect and exchange data. Once collected, this data becomes a powerful resource.

Objectifs
  • Gain an understanding of what the IoT is and the requirements to design your own IoT solutions.
  • Examine the concept of IoT.
  • Learn how it works, and how to harness its power to improve business.
  • Understand what constitutes an IoT design solution.
  • Start developing IoT ideas in your environment.
  • Enable to leverage business and/or technical knowledge across IoT-related functions in the workplace.
  • Examine cybersecurity and privacy issues.
Prérequis

None. It is however recommended to have a basic level of understanding of electronic circuit design, microcontrollers and programming languages, as well as knowledge of computer fundamentals.

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C1521 GB Introduction to Cybersecurity Luxembourg, Fr - blended learning, waiting list - blended learning fully booked,

C1521 - Introduction to Cybersecurity

Public cible

Anyone willing to learn about the world of Internet security and who want to be literate in the field. Or for any professional responsible for security and privacy of company or customer systems.

Objectifs
  • Learn what cybersecurity is and its potential impact to you
  • Understand the most common threats, attacks and vulnerabilities.
  • Learn how to protect your personal data and privacy online and in social media, and why more and more IT jobs require cybersecurity awareness and understanding.
  • Learn what cybersecurity is and what it means for you personally and professionally.
  • Learn how to be safe online by understanding the most common threats, attacks and vulnerabilities.
  • Find out how businesses protect their operations from cyber-attacks
Prérequis

None.

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C1521 GB 18:00 - 20:00 8 nov. 2019 Luxembourg 70 € Detail aut. 2019
C1521 GB 18:00 - 20:00 8 nov. 2019 Luxembourg 70 € waiting list - blended learning fully booked aut. 2019
C1522 GB IT Essentials Luxembourg Tu and We

C1522 - IT Essentials

Public cible

Anyone wanting to learn computer fundamentals, from building a computer to connecting it securely to a network. This module prepares for the CompTIA A+ Certification.

Objectifs
  • Provide an introduction to the computer hardware and software skills needed to help meet the growing demand for entry-level ICT professionals. (PC Hardware and Software V6 curriculum) 
  • Fundamentals of computer hardware and software as well as advanced concepts such as security, networking, and the responsibilities of an ICT professional.
  • Develop working knowledge of how computers operate, how to assemble computers, and how to troubleshoot hardware and software issues.
  • Develop critical thinking and complex problem-solving skills with Hands-on labs and virtual learning tools
  • Install and upgrade hardware and software and troubleshoot systems.
  • Experiment with network designs and configurations with Cisco Packet Tracer simulation-based learning activities
  • Emphasize practical experience to help candidates to develop fundamental computer skills
  • Install, configure, and troubleshoot computers and mobile devices.
  • Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using both real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer.
  • Identify common security threats like phishing and spoofing.
  • Prepare for CompTIA A+ Certification

 

Prérequis

None.

Notes

Tuesday evenings from 18:00 - 20:00 (Theory) and Wednesday evenings from 18:00 - 21:00 (Labs).

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C1522 GB 18:00 - 21:00 4 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 400 € Tu and We pri. 2020
C1530 GB Cybersecurity essentials Luxembourg Mo

C1530 - Cybersecurity essentials

Public cible

Objectifs
  • Understand security controls for networks, servers and applications.
  • Learn valuable security principals and how to develop compliant policies.
  • Implement proper procedures for data confidentiality and availability.
  • Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer.
  • Gain insight into the importance of cybersecurity and the integral role of cybersecurity professionals.
  • Explore foundational cybersecurity principles, security architecture, risk management, attacks, incidents, cryptography and emerging IT technologies.

 

Prérequis

Succesful completion of the module "Introduction do Cybersecurity (C1521E) or proof of equivalent certified knowledge.

Notes

This course is recommended for candidates planning to study for the Cisco CCNA R&S, CCNA Cyber Ops or Cisco CCNA Security Certifications.

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C1530 GB 18:00 - 21:00 24 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 190 € Mo pri. 2020
C1531 GB CCNA – Cybersecurity Ops

C1531 - CCNA – Cybersecurity Ops

Public cible

Objectifs
  • Install virtual machines to create a safe environment for implementing and analysing cybersecurity threat events.
  • Explain the Windows Operating System features and characteristics needed to support cybersecurity analyses.
  • Explain the features and characteristics of the Linux Operating System.
  • Classify the various types of network attack.
  • Use network monitoring tools to identify attacks against network protocols and services.
  • Explain the impacts of cryptography on network security monitoring.
  • Apply incident response models to manage network security incidents.
  • Deepen knowledge in how best to detect and respond to security incidents.
  • Gain job-ready, practical skills in cybersecurity operations.
  • Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer.
  • Prepare the candidates for CCNA Cyber Ops Certification.
  • How to monitor, detect and respond to cybersecurity threats.
  • Covers cryptography, host-based security analysis, security monitoring, computer forensics, attack methods and incident reporting and handling.
  • Prepare for the CCNA Cyber Ops Certification.
Prérequis

Successful completion of the module “Cybersecurity essentials” (C1530) or proof equivalent certified knowledge. The candidates should have the following knowledge or skills: Basic Windows and Linux system concepts; Basic Networking concepts; Binary and Hexadecimal understanding; Awareness of basic programming concepts; Awareness of basic SQL queries

Notes

Tuesday evenings from 18:00 - 20:00 (Theory) and Wednesday evenings from 18:00 - 21:00 (Labs).

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C1600 GB Organisational, legal and technical basics of the Internet Luxembourg Mo

C1600 - Organisational, legal and technical basics of the Internet

Public cible

Anyone wishing to become familiar with the concepts and services of the Internet.

Objectifs
  • Becoming familiar with the vocabulary, concepts and services of the Internet.
  • Understand the purpose of networks, their properties and tools.
  • Becoming familiar with IP addresses, TCP protocols, DNS services, DHCP.
  • Use and configure emails, programming FTP's and Browsers with helping tools.
  • Know organizational processes and techniques to create and operate a web site.
  • Get to know the different aspects of IT security against protection of WEB dangers.
  • Acquire data protection skills based on confidentiality, integrity and availability.
  • Create a HTML page using a tree structure and link mechanisms between different files.
Prérequis

None. However, it is recommended to complete the module « Creating web pages with HTML and CSS » (C1601) prior to enroll to this module or to have equivalent knowledge.

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C1600 GB 18:00 - 21:00 24 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 160 € Mo pri. 2020
C1601 GB Creating web pages with HTML and CSS Luxembourg We

C1601 - Creating web pages with HTML and CSS

Public cible

Anyone wishing to create or edit modern, easy to use websites, who has no knowledge of HTML or cascading style sheets (CSS). To learn how to create web pages to create and the pages locally and to get the knowledge of standard html5 and the WAI standards.

Objectifs
  • Understand the language in which web pages are created.
  • Understand the basic structure of web pages.
  • Build a system of web pages. Understand and create link connections between them.
  • Write a proper source code for the created websites, using only text editors.
  • Insert texts, images, lists. Create menus with links to other web pages.
  • Understand the concept of user-friendly web pages.
  • Understand and use the semantics of HTML.
  • Create web pages using cascading style sheets (CSS).

 

Prérequis

None. However, it is recommended to complete the module « Organisational, legal and technical basics of the Internet» (C1600) or «Introduction to programming» (C1610) prior to enroll to this module or to have equivalent knowledge.

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C1601 GB 18:00 - 21:00 26 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 160 € We pri. 2020
C1611 GB User friendly web pages with JavaScript Luxembourg Mo

C1611 - User friendly web pages with JavaScript

Public cible

Anyone, working in a professional environment, wishing to create interactive and user-friendly websites using HTML and JavaScript.

Objectifs
  • Acquire fundamental programming skills using JavaScript, a client-side language.
  • Develop simple functions in JavaScript to make websites more interactive.
  • Create user-friendly web forms.
  • Check the data given by the user and displaying a corresponding message.
  • Create a simple image gallery.
  • Use JavaScript libraries such as jQuery.
  • Find and correcting errors in JavaScript code using debugging tools.
  • Improve the usability of a Web page.
Prérequis

Successful completion of the module « Creating web pages with HTML and CSS » (C1601E) and « Introduction to programming » (C1610E) or proof of equivalent certified knowledge.

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C1611 GB 18:00 - 21:00 24 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 170 € Mo pri. 2020
C1613 GB PHP and MySQL Web Development Luxembourg Th

C1613 - PHP and MySQL Web Development

Public cible

Anyone wishing to learn how to create dynamic websites using MySQL database and PHP and to extending their knowledge of PHP by using it with MySQL

Objectifs
  • Understand the purpose and operations of relational databases.
  • Create databases and tables using a management system for the MySQL database.
  • Become familiar with management tools for creating and managing databases and        tables.
  • Learn how to use databases in web development.
  • Apply data structures for optimal use with MySQL.
  • Insert, modifying and deleting data in MySQL.
  • Use data queries when creating web pages.
  • Apply PHP and MySQL in order to create a simple website that uses a database.
  • Prérequis

    Successful completion of the module « Concepts of creating dynamic web pages using PHP » (C1612E) or proof of equivalent certified knowledge.

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    C1613 GB 18:00 - 21:00 27 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 190 € Th pri. 2020
    C1631 GB Android Programming Luxembourg Th

    C1631 - Android Programming

    Public cible

    Anyone wishing to write programs for mobile devices running under Android operating system on the basis of their Java programming skills.

    Objectifs
    • Acquire an overview of Android.
    • Install the needed software and running existing example applications.
    • Create and test Android projects in Eclipse. Understanding the structure of the given project.
    • Organize the screen. Different layouts.
    • Event Handling - Invoking Activities.
    • Networking under Android.
    • Multi-threading.
    • Graphics and Animations.
    Prérequis

    None. However, it is recommended to complete the module « Java crash course for programmers » (C1635E) or « Le langage Java : partie 1 » (C1040) and « Le langage Java : partie 2 » (C1041) prior to enroll to this module or to have equivalent certified knowledge.

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    C1631 GB 18:00 - 21:00 27 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 180 € Th pri. 2020
    C1634 GB Wordpress, create a website without any programming Luxembourg Mo

    C1634 - Wordpress, create a website without any programming

    Public cible

    Anyone who wants to create a website without programming knowledge.

    Objectifs
    • Install your website on a local server.
    • Create, manage and optimize the content of the site.
    • Customize the appearance of the site.
    • Add media like images, video, etc.
    • Create a navigation menu.
    • Install and configure necessary plugins (Security, backup, functions, etc.).
    • Referencing your site (SEO).

     

    Prérequis

    None.

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    C1634 GB 18:00 - 21:00 24 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 180 € Mo pri. 2020
    C1643 GB Understanding and governance of information systems Luxembourg We

    C1643 - Understanding and governance of information systems

    Public cible

    Anyone wishing to better understand the information system (IS) of one’s company, made up of computerised and non-computerised elements, in order to gather and map the processed data, and then put in place a governance ensuring the security of these data and the legal compliance of the processing.

    Objectifs
    • Understand the components of the information system of one's organisation.
    • Explain and support compliance of one's IS.
    • Establish the mapping of information flows : databases, software, paper documents, etc.
    • Contribute to the action plan to develop one's IS and make it compliant with the principles of data protection.
    • Accompany the creation of the records of processing activities and assess them.
    • Set up the organisational and technical measures to ensure data are kept confidential and safe.
    • Set up required procedures : privacy by design and by default, respect of data subjects' rights, data breach notification, etc.
    • Ensure the means to guarantee the transparency and the traceability of the processing (accountability).
    Prérequis

    None.

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    C1643 GB 18:30 - 21:00 26 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 160 € We pri. 2020
    C1644 GB Spring Boot: Java on the server site Luxembourg Tu

    C1644 - Spring Boot: Java on the server site

    Public cible

    Anyone wishing to develop dynamic, enterprise-class Web applications using Java on the server site. The objective of this course is learning how to use Java on the server site. We concentrate on the Spring Boot.

    Objectifs
    • Server site programming concept.
    • Installing and configuring Spring Boot. Basics of Maven.
    • MVC Architecture concept. Generating of an aplication.
    • Controllers,  views, models in Spring Boot.
    • Thymeleaf.
    • Processing HTML forms.
    • Accessing Data with JPA.
    • Authentication and authorisation.
    Prérequis

    Successful completion of the module « Java crush course for programmers » (C1635E) or « Le langage Java: partie 1 » (C1040) and « Le langage Java: partie 2 » (C1041) or proof of equivalent certified knowledge.

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    C1644 GB 18:15 - 20:45 25 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 180 € Tu pri. 2020
    C1645 GB Ionic Framework - Mobile Apps with HTML, CSS & JS Luxembourg Fr

    C1645 - Ionic Framework - Mobile Apps with HTML, CSS & JS

    Public cible

    Anyone wishing to learn how to create mobile applications that work on multiple platforms i.e. iOS (iPhone, iPod, iPad, ), Android, Windows Phone, using HTML5, CSS and JavaScript. The objective of this course is learning how to write applications working on almost all mobile systems.

    Objectifs

     

    • The concept of Cordova. Environment setup.
    • First Ionic application for Android and iOS.
    • Angular. Typescript.
    • Ionic UI components.
    • Accessing the device - storage, camera, media.
    • Ajax, Network connections.
    • Using other native plugins.
    • Creating a complex, multi platform application.
    Prérequis

    Successful completion of the module « Creating web pages with HTML and CSS » (C1601) and « User friendly web pages with JavaScript » (C1611) or proof of equivalent certified knowledge.

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    C1645 GB 18:00 - 21:00 28 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 180 € Fr pri. 2020
    C3047 GB Individual income tax Luxembourg Tu

    C3047 - Individual income tax

    Public cible

    Anyone wishing to understand the basic mechanisms of individual taxation for professional or personal reasons.

    Objectifs
    • Get an overview of general basic principles governing individual taxation.
    • Learn the computation mechanism of taxable income.
    • Define the different categories of income and explain the computation of the net income in each category (commercial profit, profit from agriculture and forestry, are not covered by this course).
    • Be familiar with provisions reducing the taxable basis : special expenses, extraordinary charges and allowances.
    • Know how to compute personal income tax.
    • Understand the concept of tax residency from a national and international point of view as well as the related consequences.
    • Be aware of administrative procedures and tax claims.
    • Analyse taxpayers' situations in order to determine a potential tax compliance obligation and/or option.
    Prérequis

    None.

    Notes

    Candidates must attend at least 10 sessions in order to be allowed to sit the exam.

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    C3047 GB 18:30 - 20:45 4 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 200 € Tu pri. 2020
    C3048 GB Value added tax Luxembourg Th

    C3048 - Value added tax

    Public cible

    Anyone wishing to understand the mechanisms of VAT.

    Objectifs
    • Understand the general history and mechanisms of VAT.
    • Learn the 5 major concepts of VAT : the taxable person, the taxable operation, the place of supply, exemption and the person responsible for VAT.
    • Distinguish between the supply of goods and the supply of services.
    • Understand the principal VAT exemptions and VAT rates in Luxembourg.
    • Understand concepts linked to the person responsible for VAT, including the chargeable event and taxable basis.
    • Understand the processes for VAT recovery.
    • Learn how VAT applies domestically or across borders, including on particular transactions : sale of goods, Real Estate and Financial Services.
    • Description of the administrative procedures and compliance obligations related to VAT.
    Prérequis

    None.

    Notes

    Candidates must attend at least 10 sessions in order to be allowed to sit the exam.

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    C3048 GB 18:30 - 20:45 6 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 200 € Th pri. 2020
    C3049 GB Corporate income tax Luxembourg Tu, waiting list - course fully booked

    C3049 - Corporate income tax

    Public cible

    Anyone wishing to learn the basic principles of direct taxes for corporations and partnerships in Luxembourg.

    Objectifs
    • Get to know the basic rules of the corporate income tax and the taxpayers subject to this tax.
    • Get to know the basic rules of the municipal business tax and the taxpayers subject to this tax.
    • Get to know the basic rules of the net wealth tax and the taxpayers subject to this tax.
    • Understand the differences between accounting results and the tax result, and more specifically the  application of the participation exemption regime.
    • Be aware of tax neutrality mechanisms in case of the restructuring of companies.
    • Learn about the tax unity regime.
    • Understand the concept of dividend distributions, hidden capital contributions and the consequences  of withholding tax.
    • Get an overview of the administrative procedure and compliance matters.
    Prérequis

    Previous knowledge of accounting and tax law is recommended.

    Notes

    Candidates must attend at least 10 sessions in order to be allowed to sit the exam.

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    C3049 GB 18:30 - 20:45 4 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 200 € Tu pri. 2020
    C3049 GB 18:30 - 20:45 4 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 200 € waiting list - course fully booked pri. 2020
    C3050 GB International taxation Luxembourg Th

    C3050 - International taxation

    Public cible

    Beginners of tax advisory firms and tax practitioners who aim to develop a good understanding of international taxation.

    Objectifs
    • Understand the principles of international taxation.
    • Learn about the taxation of residents and non-residents under Luxembourg domestic tax law.
    • Be aware of forms and reasons of double taxation and understand the role of tax treaties as a means to avoid double taxation.
    • Learn about the taxation of specific kinds of income : interest, dividend, capital gain and intellectual property rights.
    • Know about the applicability of tax treaties and learn to analyse taxing rights allocated under the OECD Model Convention as well as triangular tax cases in a tax treaty context.
    • Understand the methods for elimination of double taxation.
    • Be aware of tax aspects of extraordinary transactions such as mergers.
    • Get an overview of the Special provisions of the OECD Model Convention and get acquainted with international tax planning.
    Prérequis

    None. However it is recommended to complete the module "Corporate income tax" (C3049E) prior to enroling to this module or to have equivalent knowledge.

    Notes

    Candidates must attend at least 10 sessions in order to be allowed to sit the exam.

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    C3050 GB 18:30 - 20:45 6 févr. 2020 Luxembourg 200 € Th pri. 2020
    C6032 GB International trade challenged by globalisation

    C6032 - International trade challenged by globalisation

    Public cible

    Anyone willing to acquire knowledge in international trade and to get tools to understand and analysed the challenges and opportunities of the globalization or anyone interested in contemporary societal issues

    Objectifs
    • Understand the different concepts and the stages of globalization in the long term.
    • Know the theoretical, traditional and recent tools that govern international trade.
    • Get a common understanding of international trade and business.
    • Understand the role of international organizations in regulating international trade.
    • Analyze the strategy of multinational firms in globalization: motivation, dynamics and investments
    • Determine the place of the developing countries in international economic relations.
    • Understand the impact of raw materials values in the global economy.
    Prérequis

    None.

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    C6040 GB Introduction to the operating principles of an economy

    C6040 - Introduction to the operating principles of an economy

    Public cible

    Anyone interested in learning more about the operating principles of an economy in a general perspective. A special focus will be placed on the Luxembourg economy, including examples and illustrations.

    Objectifs
    • Know and understand the « economic problem » of a society and the goals of an economic system, whether traditional, centrally planned or mixed;
    • Know and understand the behavior of economic agents: households, financial and non-financial firms, governments, rest of the world;
    • Know and understand the flows of goods, services and money between economic decision makers (economic circuit);
    • Learn how to evaluate economic performance with the support of national accounts and related indicators;
    • Know the main economic indicators of a national economy (GDP, investment, inflation, unemployment, );
    • Know the basic principles of taxation and its contribution to the functioning of an economy;
    • Know the key characteristics of the Luxembourg economy.
    Prérequis

    None.

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    C6049 GB Audit and Compliance

    C6049 - Audit and Compliance

    Public cible

    Professionals willing to know how to design and implement a proper enterprise risk management system with a focus on governance, and key internal control functions approach and tools.

    Objectifs
    • Identify the key rules of a proper enterprise governance.
    • Approach the international standards in matter of risk assessment.
    • Know how to implement a proper enterprise risk management system.
    • Develop key tools for a tailored-made a risk based approach.
    • Know how to design and communicate a control program.
    • Know how to design a Data Privacy Impact Assessment (DPIA).
    Prérequis

    None. However it is recommended to have good knowledge of any kind of legislative module.

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    Seminars :

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    S1009 GB Financial derivative instruments 9th and 10th March 2020

    S1009 - Financial derivative instruments

    Durée

    2 jours

    Public cible

    This program is dedicated to professionals of the financial markets : traders, back/middle office, risk managers, accountants, compliance officers, etc.

    Objectifs
    This program aims to present the features and uses of financial derivatives in a clear, practical way, with numerous real market examples and exercises. The risks associated to the use of derivatives are also analyzed.
    Description

    • General :
      • derivative (forward) instruments ;
      • the interests yield curve ;
      • OTC vs exchange products.
    • Forward interest rates :
      • concept, valuation ;
      • forward foreign exchange ;
      • FRAs.
    • Futures contracts :
      • the futures exchange, margining system ;
      • theoretical vs market price ;
      • futures on stock indexes : speculative trading / hedging ;
      • futures on bonds ;
      • futures on commodities.
    • Swaps contracts :
      • IRS, CRS, terminology, contracts features ;
      • Swaps valuation ;
      • the ISDA documentation ;
      • unwinding of a swap ;
      • the swap rates market & yield curve ;
      • speculative trading with swaps ;
      • hedging with swaps.
    • Options contracts :
      • definitions & terminology ;
      • the basis of option valuation ;
      • the 4 fundamental strategies ;
      • options on stocks & stock indexes : speculative trading and hedging operations ;
      • options on interest rates (caps, floors, collars) ;
      • swaptions.
    • Credit risk derivatives :
      • notions of credit risk ;
      • contractual aspects ;
      • credit risk valuation ;
      • CDS (credit default swap) / TRS (total return swap).

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    S1050 GB Hedge Funds 16th and 17th March 2020

    S1050 - Hedge Funds

    Durée

    2 jours

    Public cible

    This program is dedicated to professionals of the financial markets : traders, back/middle office, risk managers, accountants, compliance officers, etc.

    Objectifs
    This program aims to present the features of hedge funds activities, and more generally, of alternative invesment : rationale, underlyings and asset classes, investment styles and related risks including many real market examples and exercises.
    Description

    • Alternative vs traditional investment.
    • Hedge funds, as an alternative investment vehicle; main features.
    • The theoritical background; alpha vs beta source of profit.
    • Hedge funds assets allocations.
    • Hedge funds use of financial instruments & derivatives.
    • Hedge funds styles.
    • Hedge funds performance & risks.
    • Funds of hedge funds.

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    S1069 GB Investment funds in Luxembourg 6th and 7th May 2020

    S1069 - Investment funds in Luxembourg

    Durée

    2 jours

    Public cible

    This seminar is for people who want to understand investment funds and their importance for Luxembourg.

    Objectifs
    This seminar aims to provide the basis for understanding the mechanisms of operation investment funds, as well as the importance of this industry for the Luxembourg financial center. It also gives elements of understanding on management and distribution of investment funds.
    Description

    • Investment funds :
      • funds characteristics ;
      • different types of funds ;
      • interest of investment funds.
    • Investment funds administration :
      • fund accounting ;
      • net asset value computation ;
      • register of shareholders.
    • Fund management :
      • portfolio management ;
      • respect of the objectives ;
      • performance and risk.
    • Investment funds distribution :
      • distributors ;
      • prospectus ;
      • KIID.
    • The place of Luxembourg :
      • importance of investment funds ;
      • evolution of the Place ;
      • perspectives.

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    S1185 GB Selling financial products 9th and 10th March 2020

    S1185 - Selling financial products

    Durée

    Public cible

    This seminar is aimed at any member of staff in contact with customers and selling financial product and services.

    Objectifs
    This seminar aims to allow you to sell faster and better thanks to a systematic approach and a proven product description. Case studies can be defined by the participants if they so wish. In any event they are geared towards the reality of the financial centre and the economic environment.
    Description

    • Marketing :
      • what is a brand ?
      • the marketing approach ;
      • the basic principles of marketing ;
      • customer profiling ;
      • competition.
    • Financial products in the economic environment :
      • a mental framework for economics ;
      • the interest rates ;
      • the intervention of the central bank ;
      • the research of a balance between various policies.
    • The selling technique :
      • selling in four phases ;
      • harmony within a transaction framework ;
      • the delicate situations ;
      • the follow-up ;
      • selling through various communication channels.
    • Exercise typology :
      • the sale of asset products ;
      • the sale of liabilities products ;
      • the sale of off-balance sheet products ;
    • The basic principles of asset allocation.

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    S1192 GB Advanced Lux GAAP : mastering the fundamentals 13th and 19th December 2019,
    9th and 16th March 2020

    S1192 - Advanced Lux GAAP : mastering the fundamentals

    Durée

    Public cible

    This seminar is aimed at all professionals looking for a training that provides a working knowledge on accounting and F/S under Lux GAAP.

    Objectifs
    This seminar aims to give a comprehensive review of Lux GAAP, based on a detailed analysis of its local sources. The purpose is to deal more efficiently with a principles-based set of accounting rules where a detailed guidance is not easily accessible (legal commentaries being in French only) and its lacking for certain items.
    Description

    • The real meaning of "Lux GAAP".
    • The legal framework, i.e. accessing and understanding :
      • the commercial law ("Code de Commerce") ;
      • the company law
      • the current amended version of the applicable laws and grand-ducal regulations on the annual accounts and on the consolidated annual accounts;
      • the regulations on the Standard Chart of Accounts ("Plan comptable normalisé") and on the electronic filing of the annual accounts.
    • Comprehensive study of the classic Lux GAAP (with illustrative examples) :
      • the balance sheet and its components ;
      • the profit and loss account and its components ;
      • the other statements (legal options).
    • The alternative use of the IFRS or of the "Lux GAAP at fair value"(legal options). 
    • The use of other GAAP in Luxembourg (legal departure).

    Notes

    A course session is available in French (with the same course material in English).

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    S1197 GB Financial innovations and complex financial instruments 2nd and 3rd April 2020

    S1197 - Financial innovations and complex financial instruments

    Durée

    Public cible

    This program is dedicated to professionals of the financial markets : traders, back/middle office, risk managers, accountants, compliance officers, etc.

    Objectifs
    This program aims presenting the array of more sophisticated financial instruments and techniques going one step further than the 'Financial derivative instruments'.
    Description

    • Second generation derivatives :
      • forward contracts : NDFs, CFDs ;
      • swaps : 0-coupon, performance swaps, volatility swaps, CMS ;
      • "exotic" options : barrier options, digital options, average ("asian") options.
    • Structured products :
      • typology ;
      • structures on interest rates ;
      • structures on currencies ;
      • structures on stocks and stock indexes : simple structures, "principal protected" products, reverse convertibles, autocalls.
    • Financial instruments, operations & markets, at large :
      • the ETFs market ;
      • contingent convertibles ;
      • securitization and synthetic securitization ;
      • private equity investment.

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    S1204 GB Advanced Lux GAAP : complex accounting treatments and financial reporting disclosures 29th November 2019,
    27th April 2020

    S1204 - Advanced Lux GAAP : complex accounting treatments and financial reporting disclosures

    Durée

    Public cible

    This seminar is aimed at professionals having an understanding of Lux GAAP (see training S1192) and willing to develop their knowledge.

    Objectifs
    This seminar aims to provide workable solutions derived from the local accounting practice (including the "plan comptable normalisé" or PCN) or from other GAAP (insofar the latter can be adapted to the Luxembourg GAAP). It includes exercices or illustrative materials on the accounting treatment and on the annual accounts' disclosure.
    Description

    • Analysis of selected balance-sheet items :
      • rights in immovable property (the "droits réels immobiliers") ;
      • finance lease ;
      • specific value adjustments on shares ;
      • specific value adjustments on other securities ;
      • optional use of fair-value of non-financial assets ;
      • optional use of fair-value of financial assets ;
      • provision for pension ;
      • specific value adjustments on financial liabilities.
    • Analysis of selected profit and loss account items :
      • specific issues with revenue recognition ;
      • financial income and expenses;
      • foreign currencies' translation versus similar transactions ;
      • deferred taxes.

    Notes

    A course session is available in French (with the same course material in English).

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    S1215 GB Essentials of financial derivative instruments 4th February 2020

    S1215 - Essentials of financial derivative instruments

    Durée

    Public cible

    This program is dedicated to professionals of the financial markets : traders, back/middle office, risk managers, accountants, compliance officers, etc.

    Objectifs
    This program aims to present the features, risks and uses of financial derivatives for non practitioners, in a clear, practical way with numerous real market examples.
    Description

    • General about derivatives instruments and markets :
      • OTC market vs exchanges. 
    • Introducing forward products : 
      • futures and forwards on stock indexes ;
      • IRS swaps ;
      • options on stocks and stock indexes ;
      • bonds & interest rates ;
      • currencies ;
    • Commodities :
      • principle & main uses (hedging , speculative trading).
    • Credit derivatives :
      • the default risk concept and measure ;
      • contractual aspects (ISDA).
    • Products :
      • CDS, TRS.

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    S1223 GB Pricing, valuation of derivative products 26th June 2020

    S1223 - Pricing, valuation of derivative products

    Durée

    Public cible

    This program is dedicated to professionals of the financial markets : traders, back/middle office and risk managers.

    Objectifs
    This program aims evidencing in a clear way, without focusing on pure mathematical developments, the fundamentals of derivatives prices, hypotheses and limits of usual methodologies, with real market examples.
    Description

    • Fundamental principles and tools for valuing derivative products :
      • the major role of the yield curve and corresponding forward prices.
    • Pricing/valuation of unconditional derivatives (forwards , futures , swaps) :
      • on stocks and stock indexes ;
      • bonds & interest rates ;
      • currencies ;
      • commodities.
    • Pricing/valuation of conditional derivatives (options) :
      • in a contingent environment ("random walk" , volatility) ;
      • on stocks and stock indexes ;
      • bonds & interest rates ;
      • currencies.
    • Pricing/valuation of credit derivatives.

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    S1225 GB Business plan and budget techniques 21st and 22nd April 2020

    S1225 - Business plan and budget techniques

    Durée

    Public cible

    This seminar is aimed at everyone willing to understand business planning and budgeting techniques.

    Objectifs
    This seminar aims to provide knowledge on business plan building techniques and it especially insists on budget aspects of a business plan. It aims to provide basic budgeting techniques as well as simple methods regarding product and services offering definition and pricing techniques.
    Description

    • Business plan :
      • what is the purpose of a business plan ?
      • what should be included in a business plan ?
      • what is the purpose of a forecast budget?
    • Data needed to achieve a forecast budget :
      • business requirements and investments ;
      • products / services pricing ;
      • turnover forecast ;
      • marketing, communication and costs ;
      • charges ;
      • depreciation ;
      • taxes.
    • Financial data / Budget estimate :
      • funding plan ;
      • forecast result ;
      • profitability threshold / breakeven ;
      • working capital requirements / cash.
    • Examples.

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    S1237 GB Company valuation 19th and 20th December 2019

    S1237 - Company valuation

    Durée

    Public cible

    This seminar is targeting investors, fund directors and managers, accountants and auditors in the PE field.

    Objectifs
    This seminar aims at teaching the participants how to use professional company valuation methods with the help of practical examples drawn from real life. After reviewing the « best practices » of the financial industry, the participants will themselves have the opportunity to implement the taught methods on a real case.
    Description

    • Know the professional valuation standards.
    • Understand definitions and basic concepts.
    • Understand the principles of the different valuation methods.
    • Be able to use the various methods on a practical example.
    • Be able to interpret and compare the results.

    Notes

    This seminar may also be of interest for entrepreneurs and business owners who envisage to buy or sell a business, as it is conceived as a hands-on workshop.

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    S1250 GB Advanced Lux GAAP : financial and non-financial reporting disclosures, including rights and commitments 3rd July 2020

    S1250 - Advanced Lux GAAP : financial and non-financial reporting disclosures, including rights and commitments

    Durée

    Public cible

    Ce séminaire s'adresse aux professionals looking for a training that provides a working knowledge on F/S under Lux GAAP.

    Objectifs
    Ce séminaire vise à give a comprehensive review of Lux GAAP, based on a detailed analysis of its local sources. The purpose is to deal more efficiently with a principles-based set of accounting rules where a detailed guidance is not easily accessible (legal commentaries being in French only) and its lacking for certain items.
    Description

    • Impact of the classification of the undertaking on the level of reporting disclosures
    • Financial disclosures
      • Influences of the general accounting principles;
      • Requirements of section 8  of the Accouting law (art. 65 seq.);
      • Requirements of related articles existing in other sections of the Accounting law;
      • Requirements of other laws and regulations.
    • How to deal with a legal requirement expressed in general terms/the absence of accounting best practice ?
    • Comprehensive review of the rights and commitments
      • Guarrantees, pledges and similar collaterals;
      • Technical guarantees
      • Commitments to the benefits of the undertaking's bodies; for the purchase of fixed assets; etc.
      • Finance lease
      • Forward contracts
      • Option contracts
      • Other rights and commitments
    • Comprehensive review of the related party transactions
    • Non-financial disclosures: elements existing in
      • the notes to the annual accounts;
      • the management report;
      • the payments to governements report.
    • Illustrative examples will be used to set up an interactive discussion.

    Notes

    A course session is available in French (with the same course material in English).

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    S1251 GB "PCN 2020" : implementing the new Standard Chart of Accounts 20 janvier 2020

    S1251 - "PCN 2020" : implementing the new Standard Chart of Accounts

    Durée

    Public cible

    Ce séminaire s'adresse aux professionals looking for a working knowledge on the "PCN 2020" implementation (accounting and F/S).

    Objectifs
    Ce séminaire vise à provide a practical analysis of the differences between the current and the future version of the SCA. Such knowledge should allow the attendant to identify the impacts (accounting and statutory F/S) of the SCA for its accounting practices, and to update the later; subsequently, to use appropriately the flexibility left by the 2020 SCA.
    Description

    • Update on the sectoral and individual filing exemptions for the Standard Chart of Accounts (SCA).
    • The 2009 version of the Standard Chart of Accounts.
    • The draft Grand-Ducal Regulation, dated June 22, 2018 :
      • the weaknesses of the SCA's original version for the public administrations ;
      • the discrepancies with the Accounting law (changes in law occured in 2013 and 2015) ;
      • the remedies to the above issues in the said draft regulation, including the automatically generated  B/S and P/L (eCDF).
    • The related eCDF electronic documents. 
    • The available explanatory materials. 
    • Analysis of the differences between the current SCA and the 2020 SCA, i.e. accounts that will be created; suppressed; merged; split; transferred to an other caption of B/S or P/L. 
    • Illustrative examples of accounting treatments (before and after) :
      • acquisition cost of assets ;
      • gain/loss on disposals of assets ;
      • non-distributable reserves ;
      • results of the year ;
      • investment subsidies ;
      • payroll expenses ;
      • other operating income/expenses ;
      • deferred taxes ;
      • etc.
    • The mapping from the SCA to the F/S ("Tableau de passage") :
      • a new component of the F/S filing package ;
      • an new allowance for flexibility?
    • Foreseeable impacts of the 2020 SCA on LUX GAAP for :
      • the public administrations ;
      • the other users.

    Notes

    A course session is available in French (with the same course material in English).

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    S2182 GB Self-efficacy 9th June 2020

    S2182 - Self-efficacy

    Durée

    1 day

    Public cible

    This seminar is aimed at any professional concerned about his or her performance improvement.

    Objectifs
    This seminar aims to familiarise yourself with the many little tips and tricks that can improve your professional performance. Discover that there is an optimal way to motivate the professional in you. It aims at increasing your chances for a successful career through short presentations and case studies.
    Description

    • Branding :
      • how to become a branded professional ;
      • how to assure that you lead your life like you would be leading a company.
    • Techniques of memorisation :
      • performance improvement through the appropriate use of your short and long term memory ;
      • the ten most popular ways to help remembering things effectively.
    • Techniques of effective selling :
      • selling an idea or a product is a matter of technique ;
      • the four stages of selling ;
      • the three C's of selling.
    • Transactional attitude to reach your objective :
      • the right attitude in function of the customer's profile ;
      • managing delicate situations.
    • Information management :
      • selecting, storing and retrieving information ;
      • dispatching useful information.
    • Listening to avoid waste :
      • adopting the right and constructive attitude ;
      • anticipating questions and situations.
    • Self preservation :
      • improving on your real and perceived weaknesses ;
      • branding, image and communication ;
      • avoiding the myths.

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    S2218 GB The Emotional Intelligence (EI) 4th and 5th February 2020

    S2218 - The Emotional Intelligence (EI)

    Durée

    Public cible

    This seminar is aimed at increasing the awareness of Emotional Intelligence (EI) and developing its competences.

    Objectifs
    This seminar aims to help you to recognize the basic elements of Emotional Intelligence (EI), identify the skills and behaviors associated with emotional competences. During this seminar you will explore and reflect on your own personal and social elements of EI, you will gain knowledge and skills how to start consciously reinforcing them on an ongoing basis.
    Description

    • Emotional Intelligence (EI) :
      • what is EI ?
      • the evolution of EI ;
      • why EI is so crucial in today's society ?
    • The emotion :
      • what is the emotion ?
      • the basic emotions ;
      • the role of your emotions in your behaviour ;
      • understanding your own emotions ;
      • understanding the emotions of others.
    • Personal elements of EI :
      • self-awareness: emotional awareness, self-assessment, self-esteem, and self-confidence ;
      • self-regulation: self-control, adaptability, and transparency ;
      • motivation.
    • Social elements of EI :
      • empathy: active listening, the importance of body language and tonality, elements of the empathic communication ;  
      • social skills: building rapport with others, cooperating with others, managing the relationships, socializing with people of different mindsets.
    • Self-assessment :
      • How to increase emotional competence through self-awareness and self-regulation ?
      • How to increase emotional competence through social awareness and social skills ?

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    S2225 GB Building and reinforcing assertiveness skills 3rd and 4th March 2020,
    20th and 21st October 2020

    S2225 - Building and reinforcing assertiveness skills

    Durée

    Public cible

    This seminar is aimed at anyone willing to build and reinforce assertiveness skills.

    Objectifs
    This seminar aims to enable you to understand assertive behaviour and how it differs from aggressive and passive behaviour. Assertiveness is a journey, which requires engagement and practice. You will analyze what stops you from being assertive, gain knowledge and skills how to start changing it and respond in accordance with your inner needs and standards.
    Description

    • Awareness Part :
      • characteristics of different behaviours ;
      • is our behaviour in certain circumstances automated ?
      • conscious response versus automated reaction ;
      • what is the assertive behaviour ?
      • what are the benefits of assertive behaviour ?
      • how can we recognize assertive behaviour ?
      • what is the difference between being assertive and being arrogant ?
      • what are the benefits of interacting with an assertive individual ? 
      • what are the benefits of communicating assertively ? 
      • the different types of aggressive communication behaviour ;
      • disadvantages of aggressive behaviour ;
      • body language and tone of the voice associated with behaviours ;
      • workplace and assertiveness.
    • Self-discovery Part :
      • what stops me from being assertive ?
      • consequences of unassertive behaviour ;
      • how can I give myself the right to be assertive ?
      • how can I voice my needs, dreams with inner confidence and respect towards others ?
      • to what do I want to say No and how can I do it assertively ?
      • how can I respond assertively when feeling pressure ?
      • how can I respond assertively when facing aggressive individuals ? 
      • opening yourself to compliments ;
      • opening yourself to the constructive negative feedback ;
      • living with my own standards and agreement with myself.

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    S2303 GB Tips to work in emergency 6th July 2020

    S2303 - Tips to work in emergency

    Durée

    Public cible

    This seminar aims at anyone working in a stressfull and time-sensitive context, willing to develop skills and tools to work serenely.

    Objectifs
    This seminar aims to identify urgent tasks in your activity, understand your individual positioning when facing emergency and develop your toolbox to work more smoothly in emergency conditions.
    Description

    • Identify emergencies in your business environment :
      • prioritize the emergencies ;
      • anticipate planned emergencies ;
      • formalize an action plan.
    • Assume the level of urgency :
      • don't rush yourself to take better decisions ;
      • focus optimally ;
      • maintain good communication with the ones around you.
    • Make a feedback :
      • assess the emergency ;
      • analyze the chosen response to the emergency ;
      • identify your fatigue level when managing emergency.

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    S2316 GB Conscious Leader Training - leadership styles, power of perception & emotions 18th November 2020

    S2316 - Conscious Leader Training - leadership styles, power of perception & emotions

    Durée

    Public cible

    This seminar is suitable for leaders to reinforce their competencies and people willing to prepare for a future leadership role.

    Objectifs
    This seminar bring awareness on core leadership competencies: leadership styles and their impact on the relationship between the leader and team member, awareness about biases and the influence they can have on the organization and also aims at basic awareness of the EI and its importance in the workplace.
      Description

      • Leader role and leadership styles : 
        • what makes a leader role important ?
        • importance of trust in the relationship leader team member ;
        • leadership styles ; 
        • what is my natural leadership style ?
        • which leadership style do I want to reinforce ?
        • what is the level of development of my team members ?
        • which leadership style did I use for specific team members in specific situations ?
        • which styles will I apply in similar situations in the future ?
      • Perception : 
        • why my perception might differ from others ?
        • what is bias ?
        • how does human perception work ?
        • what is my role as a leader to raise awareness about biases ;
        • how can you work on your biases ?
      • Introduction to the emotional intelligence (EI) :
        • what is EI ? 
        • the evolution of EI ;
        • why EI is so crucial in a leadership role ?
      • The emotion :
        • what is the emotion ?
        • the basic emotions ;
        • understanding your own emotions o understanding the emotions of your direct reports ;
        • acceptance of your own emotions ;
        • why awareness about emotions is important in the workplace ?

      Notes

      This training program is composed of 4 parts and each of them can be taken independently. Conscious Leader Training - leadership styles, power of perception & emotions Conscious Leader Training - emotionally intelligent (EI) leader Conscious Leader Training - conflict resolution & coaching Conscious Leader Training - delegation skills & communicating around change

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      S2317 GB Conscious Leader Training - emotionally intelligent (EI) leader 26th November 2020

      S2317 - Conscious Leader Training - emotionally intelligent (EI) leader

      Durée

      Public cible

      This seminar is suitable for leaders to reinforce their EI competencies and people willing to prepare for a future leadership role.

      Objectifs
      This seminar explore and reflect on personal and social elements of the Emotional Intelligence and appreciate its importance in the leadership role and the role that emotions play in the work environment.
      Description

      • Personal elements of emotional intelligence (EI) :
        • self-awareness: emotional awareness, self-assessment, self-esteem, and self-confidence ;
        • self-regulation: self-control, adaptability, transparency ;
        • motivation: how to motivate and empower others ?
      • Social elements of EI :
        • empathy ;
        • what is active listening and how to apply it ?
        • what are some barriers to effective listening ?
        • importance of body language and tonality ;
        • elements of effective communication ;
        • building rapport with others ;
        • how to deliver constructive feedback ?
      • Self-assessment : 
        • how to increase emotional competence through self-awareness and self-regulation ? 
        • how to increase emotional competence through social awareness and social skills ?

      Notes

      This training program is composed of 4 parts and each of them can be taken independently. Conscious Leader Training - leadership styles, power of perception & emotions Conscious Leader Training - emotionally intelligent (EI) leader Conscious Leader Training - conflict resolution & coaching Conscious Leader Training - delegation skills & communicating around change

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      S2318 GB Conscious Leader Training - conflict resolution & coaching 3rd December 2020

      S2318 - Conscious Leader Training - conflict resolution & coaching

      Durée

      Public cible

      This seminar is suitable for leaders to reinforce their competencies and people willing to prepare for a future leadership role.

      Objectifs
      This seminar enhance your credibility as a leader, by learning how to deal effectively, wisely in a conflict situation and learn the art of conversational coaching. This increase motivation though the gift of focused attention to colleagues and employees.
      Description

      • Conflict resolutions :
        • perception of conflict ;
        • what are the main drivers of conflicts ?
        • the reasons for avoiding conflicts ?
        • what can happen when we ignore conflicts ?
        • transactional analysis and its value in effective conflict resolution.
      • Coaching others :
        • what is coaching ? 
        • when to coach ? 
        • how to enhance credibility as a leader by coaching ?
        • how the language we use affects understanding ?
        • language patterns ;
        • the power of good question ;
        • the GROW model in theory and practice ; 
        • the model T questioning in theory and practice ;
        • precision questioning technique.

      Notes

      This training program is composed of 4 parts and each of them can be taken independently. Conscious Leader Training - leadership styles, power of perception & emotions Conscious Leader Training - emotionally intelligent (EI) leader Conscious Leader Training - conflict resolution & coaching Conscious Leader Training - delegation skills & communicating around change

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      S2319 GB Conscious Leader Training - delegation skills & communicating around change 9th December 2020

      S2319 - Conscious Leader Training - delegation skills & communicating around change

      Durée

      Public cible

      This seminar is suitable for leaders or anyone willing to reinforce delegation skills and communicating within the change.

      Objectifs
      This seminar enrich two important leadership skills, first one knowing when/how to use delegation and apply it as a great tool to motivate and develop people. The second skill is communicating around change, we will learn about common people's behaviours during such events, and how to respond effectively.
      Description

      • Effective Delegation :
        • what is delegation ?
        • what stops leaders from delegating ?
        • what stops me from delegating ?
        • why delegate ?
        • when to delegate ?
        • what to delegate ?
        • how to delegate and to whom ?
        • what when mistake happen ?
        • how to create my delegation plan ?
        • importance of communication when delegating ;
        • how to monitor effectively and avoid micromanagement when delegating ?
      • Communicating around Change :
        • stages of people behaviour in the change cycle ;
        • the role of the leader in the change ;
        • how to deal with the resistance to change ;
        • how to communicate change effectively ?

      Notes

      This training program is composed of 4 parts and each of them can be taken independently. Conscious Leader Training - leadership styles, power of perception & emotions Conscious Leader Training - emotionally intelligent (EI) leader Conscious Leader Training - conflict resolution & coaching Conscious Leader Training - delegation skills & communicating around change

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      S5222 GB The emotionally intelligent leader 11th and 12th February 2020

      S5222 - The emotionally intelligent leader

      Durée

      Public cible

      This seminar is aimed at leaders who wish to increase their awareness of the emotional intelligence and develop their competences.

      Objectifs
      This seminar aims to help leaders to fully appreciate the role that emotions play at the workplace and to develop a greater awareness of their own emotional reactions. This course will help you to identify the skills and behaviours associated with emotional competences and to create a development plan to increase emotional intelligence in your leadership role.
      Description

      • Emotional intelligence :
        • what is emotional intelligence ?
        • the evolution of emotional intelligence ;
        • why is emotional intelligence so crucial in today's society ?
      • The emotion :
        • what is the emotion ?
        • the basic emotions ;
        • the role of emotions in behaviour ;
        • why emotions are important.
      • Understanding your own leader emotions.  
      • Understanding the emotions of others.  
      • Influencing the emotions of these around you.  
      • Strategies for dealing with unpleasant emotions. 
      • Emotionally competent leader :
        • self-awareness ;
        • self-regulation ;
        • motivation ;
        • empathy and social skills.
      • How leader can increase emotional competency. 
      • The characteristics of the emotionally competent leader.
      • The non-EI leader in the organization and the consequences.

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      S5294 GB Risk management : a structured overview 26th et 27th March 2020,
      24th and 25th September 2020

      S5294 - Risk management : a structured overview

      Durée

      Public cible

      Financial sector professionals and everyone interested in risk management.

      Objectifs
      The seminar aims to provide a structured overview of the main categories of risk facing a bank, an investment fund or any other entity engaging in financial sector activities, by building on theory through actual model prototypes and case studies.
      Description

      • Risk taxonomy and governance :
        • identifying the main categories of risk ;
        • three lines of defense (3LoD) model.
      • Credit risk :
        • introduction to credit risk modelling ;
        • counterparty credit risk ;
        • concentration risk.
      • Market risk :
        • value at risk ;
        • expected shortfall.
      • Interest rate risk :
        • earnings vs. economic value perspective ;
        • repricing Gaps ;
        • duration of equity.
      • Liquidity risk :
        • asset liquidity vs. funding liquidity ;
        • liquidity coverage ratio ;
        • net stable funding ratio ;
        • intraday liquidity risk.
      • FX risk :
        • transaction risk ;
        • translation risk ;
        • economic risk.
      • Operational risk :
        • event types overview ;
        • governance aspects ;
        • impact of new technologies.
      • Stress testing :
        • stress test taxonomy ;
        • reverse stress testing.

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      S5295 GB Advanced risk management (case studies) 2nd Octobre 2020

      S5295 - Advanced risk management (case studies)

      Durée

      Public cible

      This seminar aims at all those working in areas such as trading, risk management, accounting, audit, etc.

      Objectifs
      This seminar aims illustrating notable, real, risk management cases that have taken place over the last years. The study and analysis of each case will provide the participants with a concrete understanding of the do and don't do lessons in the several fields of market risk, credit risk, liquidity risk, etc.
      Description

      • Barings Bank :
        • lessons in rogue trading and organization of the risk management function.
      • Orange County :
        • a notable case of market risk management failure in a public financial entity.
      • Long Term Capital Management :
        • the various risks (market, credit, liquidity, model) inherent in the activity of a sophisticated hedge fund. 
      • Northern Rock :
        • the credit and liquidity risks implied in an innovative lending business model.
      • Bear Stearns : 
        • a severe misjudgment of liquidity risk.
      • Herstatt and KfW :
        • history repeating in settlement risk.

      Notes

      Participants are asked to bring a calculator.

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      S5301 GB MiFID II - Module 1 : General principles of financial markets 18th and 19th February 2020

      S5301 - MiFID II - Module 1 : General principles of financial markets

      Durée

      Public cible

      The persons concerned by this training programme are people giving investment advice and/or providing information on financial instruments, investment services or, ancillary services to clients on behalf of a professional, or for their own account, under the prudential supervision of the CSSF.

      Objectifs

      This training aims to acquire the knowledge and competence related to the criteria described in the CSSF circular 17/665 with regards to the ESMA Guidelines for the assessment of knowledge and competence.

      At the end of this training, the participants will be able to demonstrate that they possess the necessary knowledge and competence to fulfil their obligations under Articles 24 and 25 of MiFID II.

      Description

      • Economy :

        • macroeconomics: theories, definitions, concepts ;
        • Economic environment and globalisation ;
        • Financial Information (s): understanding, interpretation.
      • Events, indicators, impacts :
        • the main indicators (GDP, CPI, PMI...): typology, characteristics, interpretation ;
        • interdependence of economic cycles and financial markets ;
        • crises, conflicts, etc.
      • Financial markets :
        • typology of financial markets ;
        • interest rates: creation, evolution, influence ;
        • equity markets: capitalization, sectors, cyclical values.
      • Evolutions, psychology, analysis :
        • market efficiency: sensitivity ;
        • psychology of the markets ;
        • analysis: fundamental, technical.

       

      Notes

      Certificate of participation and of achievement per module, or for the complete programme where applicable. Exam included.

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      S5302 GB MiFID II - Module 2 : Portfolio management and financial instruments 4th and 5th March 2020

      S5302 - MiFID II - Module 2 : Portfolio management and financial instruments

      Durée

      Public cible

      The persons concerned by this training programme are people giving investment advice and/or providing information on financial instruments, investment services or, ancillary services to clients on behalf of a professional, or for their own account, under the prudential supervision of the CSSF.

      Objectifs

      This training aims to acquire the knowledge and competence related to the criteria described in the CSSF circular 17/665 with regards to the ESMA Guidelines for the assessment of knowledge and competence.

      At the end of this training, the participants will be able to demonstrate that they possess the necessary knowledge and competence to fulfil their obligations under Articles 24 and 25 of MiFID II.

      Description

      • Financial instruments: characteristics and valuation :
        • equities: specifics, quotation, indicators ;
        • bonds: typology, rates, ratings ;
        • derivatives: typology, pricing, use ;
        • structured products: definition, examples ;
        • investment funds: typology, specificities.
      • Markets and operations: introduction :
        • stock exchanges and regulated markets ;
        • marketplaces and OTC markets ;
        • operations: from customer's instruction to posting.
      • Portfolio Management :
        • theory and reality(ies) ;
        • portfolio management strategies: active management, passive management, management styles, tactics, and other methods ;
        • diversification.
      • Tools and Limitations of Portfolio management :
        • objectives and constraints ;
        • communicating with the customer ;
        • comparisons and their limits: performance, indices, risk.

      Notes

      Certificate of participation and of achievement per module, or for the complete programme where applicable. Exam included.

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      S5303 GB MiFID II - Module 3 : Investment products 7th and 8th April 2020

      S5303 - MiFID II - Module 3 : Investment products

      Durée

      Public cible

      The persons concerned by this training programme are people giving investment advice and/or providing information on financial instruments, investment services or, ancillary services to clients on behalf of a professional, or for their own account, under the prudential supervision of the CSSF.

      Objectifs

      This training aims to acquire the knowledge and competence related to the criteria described in the CSSF circular 17/665 with regards to the ESMA Guidelines for the assessment of knowledge and competence.

      At the end of this training, the participants will be able to demonstrate that they possess the necessary knowledge and competence to fulfil their obligations under Articles 24 and 25 of MiFID II.

      Description

      • Investment products :
        • characteristics of the products offered ;
        • risk(s)-carrying elements ;
        • tax issues and their impacts.
      • Cost structures :
        • costs, fees and taxes related to products ;
        • costs, fees and taxes related to service delivery ;
        • transparency of costs and reporting obligations.
      • Documentation of investment products :
        • financial information and prospectuses ;
        • KIIDS, PRIIPS ;
        • analyzing and understanding available information.
      • Investment products and clients :
        • adequacy of investment products: client knowledge vs knowledge of client ;
        • market access: structures, risks, constraints ;
        • costs: details, limits, decisions

      Notes

      Certificate of participation and of achievement per module, or for the complete programme where applicable. Exam included.

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      S5304 GB MiFID II - Module 4 : Risks and performance 19th and 20th May 2020

      S5304 - MiFID II - Module 4 : Risks and performance

      Durée

      Public cible

      The persons concerned by this training programme are people giving investment advice and/or providing information on financial instruments, investment services or, ancillary services to clients on behalf of a professional, or for their own account, under the prudential supervision of the CSSF.

      Objectifs

      This training aims to acquire the knowledge and competence related to the criteria described in the CSSF circular 17/665 with regards to the ESMA Guidelines for the assessment of knowledge and competence.

      At the end of this training, the participants will be able to demonstrate that they possess the necessary knowledge and competence to fulfil their obligations under Articles 24 and 25 of MiFID II.

      Description

      • Performance :
        • elements influencing performance ;
        • performance calculation: methods, differences, comparison ;
        • performance analysis: decomposition, cross-effects.
      • Communicating performance :
        • performance comparison: benchmarks, indicators ;
        • performance history(ies) and forecast(s) ;
        • performance, return, volatility.
      • Measuring the risk :
        • components of the risk: definition, analysis ;
        • types of risks: mitigation methodologies ;
        • calculation of risk: methods, comparisons, limits.
      • Risk and clients :
        • risk appetite and investment horizon ;
        • risk elements in investment products ;
        • risk communication, indicators.

      Notes

      Certificate of participation and of achievement per module, or for the complete programme where applicable. Exam included.

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      S5305 GB MiFID II - Module 5 : Client relation, compliance, AML 16th and 17th June 2020

      S5305 - MiFID II - Module 5 : Client relation, compliance, AML

      Durée

      Public cible

      The persons concerned by this training programme are people giving investment advice and/or providing information on financial instruments, investment services or, ancillary services to clients on behalf of a professional, or for their own account, under the prudential supervision of the CSSF.

      Objectifs

      This training aims to acquire the knowledge and competence related to the criteria described in the CSSF circular 17/665 with regards to the ESMA Guidelines for the assessment of knowledge and competence.

      At the end of this training, the participants will be able to demonstrate that they possess the necessary knowledge and competence to fulfil their obligations under Articles 24 and 25 of MiFID II.

      Description

      • Investment advisory activity :
        • regulatory framework ;
        • service offerings, advice / information differences ;
        • compliance with obligations.
      • Knowledge of its client :
        • suitability of products and services with customer profile ;
        • relevant information: understanding and interpretation ;
        • evolution, communication, obligations.
      • Anti-money laundering :
        • regulatory framework, responsibilities, sanctions ;
        • customer knowledge, obligations ;
        • money laundering operations: steps and points of attention.
      • Market abuse :
        • regulatory framework, responsibilities, sanctions ;
        • scope, prevention and detection tools ;
        • privileged information, share buybacks, insider trading and other cases.

      Notes

      Certificate of participation and of achievement per module, or for the complete programme where applicable. Exam included.

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      S6189 GB Excel: core and essential features 6th October 2020

      S6189 - Excel: core and essential features

      Durée

      Public cible

      This seminar aims at people who want to master the general and essential features of the Excel spreadsheet.

      Objectifs
      This seminar aims obtaining a global vision of the possibilities of handling the Excel spreadsheet in a professional environment. Participants will also be prepared to participate without difficulty in advanced and specialized courses about the Excel spreadsheet.
      Description

      • Working with sheets :
        • open, create and save workbooks ;
        • select, insert and delete cells ;
        • data types, series and custom lists ;
        • find and replace contents, copy and move cells ;
        • one level data sort ;
        • customize options ;
        • default file locations.
      • Basic formulas and functions :
        • calculating with cells ;
        • use basic functions in calculations ;
        • error message significations ;
        • types of references ;
        • basic content check with the help of the logical IF-function.
      • Formatting sheets:
        • the autoformat tool ;
        • number and date formats ;
        • font and alignment settings ;
        • the format painter ;
        • merge cells ;
        • borders and special effects.
      • Creating charts :
        • 3 basic chart types ;
        • add, remove and handle chart elements.
      • Page layout and printing :
        • basic page setup ;
        • automatic fields in headers and footers ;
        • print area selection.
      • Managing workbooks :
        • insert, delete, rename, copy and move sheets ;
        • insert objects ;
        • use comments.

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      S6191 GB Successful presentations with Powerpoint 10th November 2020

      S6191 - Successful presentations with Powerpoint

      Durée

      Public cible

      This seminar aims at people who want to master the essential features of Powerpoint presentation software.

      Objectifs
      This seminar aims obtaining a global vision of the possibilities of handling the Powerpoint presentation software in a professional environment. Participants will also be prepared to participate without difficulty in advanced and specialized courses about the Powerpoint presentation software.
      Description

      • Basic presentation concepts :
        • the default template ;
        • the display modes ;
        • slides layouts ;
        • manage slides ;
        • text formatting ;
        • bullets and numbering.
      • Add specific items :
        • tables ;
        • charts ;
        • flow charts ;
        • illustrations and pictures ;
        • drawing methods.
      • Planning the presentation :
        • factors to be taken into account ;
        • animation effects ;
        • transition effects ;
        • speaker support ;
        • page setup and print control.
      • Short overview of some advanced concepts :
        • master slides ;
        • designing themes ;
        • multimedia animations.

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      S6195 GB Word: essential features summary 10th December 2019,
      24th November 2020

      S6195 - Word: essential features summary

      Durée

      Public cible

      This seminar is aimed at People who want to master the general and essential features of word processing.

      Objectifs
      This seminar aims obtaining a global vision of the possibilities of handling the word processing software in a professional environment. Participants will also be prepared to participate without difficulty in advanced and specialized courses about the word processing software.
      Description

      • The word processing environment :
        • open, save and close documents;
        • create documents based on templates ;
        • switch between open documents ;
        • customize and configure default options ;
        • default paths and file management.
      • Text entering by kilometer :
        • the concept of paragraphs ;
        • non-printable characters, symbols and special characters ;
        • insert fields ;
        • manage Tabs ;
        • selection of parts of the text ;
        • replacement, overwrite and insertion modes;
        • automatic search and replacement ;
        • dictionary and spell checker ;
        • cancel, delete and repeat an entry.
      • Formatting characters and paragraphs :
        • automatic word break ;
        • indents, line spacing and paragraph spacing ;
        • bulleted lists and numbered lists ;
        • paragraph border and grid ;
        • the formatting reproduction tool ;
        • apply existing styles.
      • Inserting Objects :
        • create and format tables ;
        • insert graphic objects ;
        • dimensioning and replacing added objects.
      • Finishing of documents :
        • document orientation ;
        • margins of the document ;
        • page breaks ;
        • headers and footers ;
        • page numbering ;
        • printing the document.

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