24 October 2018
Here is a list of some of the courses NILC offer in Cardiff and how they would benefit your business:
Technical IT Training Courses
We have a series of technical IT training courses, offering sessions that cover:
- Cisco training
- CompTIA training
- Microsoft Technical training
Our Cisco training courses prepare staff on how to deal with a variety of issues, including how to install, operate, configure, and verify a basic IPv4 and IPv6 network, including configuring a LAN switch, configuring an IP router, connecting to a WAN, and identifying basic security threats.
The CCNAX course covers these topics in more depth and teaches learners how to perform basic troubleshooting steps in enterprise branch office networks, preparing learners for Cisco CCNA certification.
Our CompTIA development courses cover numerous topics, such as security and analysis, as well as focussing on other hardware technologies and operating systems plus related storage and network systems and support procedures.
Finally, we can also help the team become fully competent with a whole host of Microsoft technical applications.
Our range of digital skills training courses cover the varying topics:
- Social media
- Web design
We run courses for the ECDL Award, ECDL Extra or ECDL Advanced.
The ECDL Award introduces the core IT user skills and applications commonly used in many businesses around the world. Completing this qualification will develop an understanding of these applications and teach how to use the software efficiently.
ECDL Extra covers core IT applications commonly used in many businesses around the world. Completing this qualification will improve your team’s understanding of these applications and teach how to use the software efficiently.
EDCL Advanced covers high level IT user skills and applications. By completing this qualification, staff will develop advanced IT user knowledge and skills needed to work productively in a managerial job role that requires the expert use of common IT software applications.
Even if your staff have started these qualifications, we can accomodate for all levels of progress, no matter how far along they are.
Our social media training will educate your employees on how to make the use of the biggest platforms for promoting your business. Our courses cover Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.
Finally, our web design courses will show you how to create a website from scratch and how to manage it correctly. We base our content around the WordPress engine as it’s the most popular website creation service.
We run a number of programming and database courses in Cardiff and the South West including:
- SQL training
- VB training
- VBA training
No matter how much experience your staff has with these programming languages, enrolling them onto our courses will enhance their skills, enabling them to deal with the most common business problems.
Both the SQL and VB training programs are available at beginner and advanced levels, suitable for all abilities.
Our VBA programming courses are available for either Word or Excel.
We understand how the importance of cyber security and so we have dev0eloped and perfected our CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional Training Course.
CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) draws from a comprehensive, up-to-date, global common body of knowledge that ensures security leaders have a deep knowledge and understanding of new threats, technologies, regulations, standards and practices.
This CISSP exam preparation course deals with the security concepts to be mastered in order to obtain CISSP certification. In an accelerated but rigorous manner, this training prepares the student for the CISSP examination, covering the entirety of the Common Body of Knowledge about security (CBK) as defined by the ISC2®.
Our service management training is focussed on the ITIL®.
The ITIL® foundation course provides a firm foundation in IT Service Management best practices principles and processes. The course is based on the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL®). Certification also provides an entry pre-requisite for related courses
Employees enrolled on the course will gain a clear understanding of the service management lifecycle principles and key processes, and how they relate to the business, customers and industry standards. They will learn from many real world examples and discover approaches to help implement and apply service management principles.
The course concentrates on the IT Service lifecycle, considering overall business strategy, service design, transition and operation, all within a continual service improvement environment.
The ITIL® Practitioner Training Course was developed in collaboration with Practitioners worldwide to help organisations and individuals increase the value they obtain from using the ITIL® framework, by offering additional practical guidance to adopt and adapt the framework to support the business.
It can be the next step after ITIL® Foundation for professionals who have already learned the basics of IT Service Management (ITSM) and the business value of well-designed and delivered services. It is also equally applicable to those who have already taken Intermediate training and even those who have achieved ITIL® Expert level. It will help guide you through the practical side of successfully applying the theory in the workplace.
Leadership and Management
Our leadership and management course is focussed around the ILM, specifically levels 3, 4 and 5.
Level 3 is suited for junior managers or supervisors that have experience in management positions but have not had leadership training. It is
Ideal for team leaders who will be leading people through organisational change, budget cuts or other pressures.
Level 4 is for new and aspiring department heads and middle managers looking to further their knowledge and technical skills needed to be an effective leader.
Level 5 is perfect for project managers, department heads and middle managers that want to develop their technical knowledge, strategic insight and practical expertise.
We have the following compliance training courses ready for your staff to enrol:
- Fire safety
- First aid
- Health and safety
We have written a whole post dedicated to the importance of competent compliance training in this article.
We also offer the Level 3 Education and Training qualification, designed to provide an introduction to teaching for individuals who would like to work or currently work within FE Colleges, Independent Training Providers and/or Local Authorities.
Contact us for more information on any of the above courses or if you want to find out any more about the rest of our courses, head on over to the full list.