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About This Course
What you will learn
  • Know and apply the key components of the critical thinking process
  • Utilize non-linear thinking skills
  • Apply logical thinking to a problem
  • Understand what being a critical thinker means

  • Use critical thinking skills to evaluate information
  • Identify critical thinking benefits
  • Change or alter perspective when necessary
  • Understand and apply problem-solving abilities

Study Critical Thinking Online Course; Analyze and Evaluate Information to Boost Your Performance

Take control of any situation and learn how to create out of the box solutions with our Critical Thinking Online Course. Our course equips you with the necessary skills to enable you to effectively analyze and assess information. You will gain the confidence in your decision-making abilities and avoid costly judgement errors.  

Our Critical Thinking Online courses are designed to help you become more rational and disciplined in your thinking. It reduces bias leading to greater understanding of any situation. Critical thinking goes beyond rational decision making; critical thinking requires a certain amount of creativity and innovation. By taking this course you will learn the importance of making accurate and thoughtful decisions, while developing your critical skill abilities.

At Courses For Success, our training programs have been carefully developed by leading professionals and validated by industry experts to guarantee you are getting the most up-to-date experience. By enrolling in this course, you can be confident you are getting the best education possible.

Critical Thinking Online Course - Requirements

The Critical Thinking Online Certificate course is delivered 100 percent online 24/7 and takes around 8 hours of study to complete. 

To complete this course, a student must:

  • Have access to the internet and the necessary technical skills to navigate the online learning resources
  • Have access to any mobile device with internet connectivity (laptop, desktop, tablet)
  • Be a self-directed learner
  • Possess sound language and literacy skills

Quick Course Facts

  1. Course content is structured for easy comprehension
  2. Approximately 6 to 8 hours of study is needed to complete the course
  3. Registered students gain unrestricted lifetime access to the Critical Thinking Online Certificate Course
  4. All course material is available online 24/7 and can be accessed using any device
  5. Study online from anywhere in your own time at your own pace
  6. All students who complete the course will be awarded with a certificate of completion

Critical Thinking Online Course - Outline

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Components of Critical Thinking

Critical thinking is a critical component of decision making. But it is more than just making judgements but also how we take action. In this module, we discuss the components of critical thinking.

  • Applying Reason -The ability to reason is a key component of critical thinking. Reasoning requires logic to determine what follows what.
  • Open-mindedness - is essential to learning. It is important for revising current understanding when relevant evidence or arguments go against it. It enables us to learn by allowing us to be open to alternatives.
  • Analysis - This component allows us to discriminate and access information. Analysis allows us to breakdown complex ideas allowing us to understand new or difficult concepts.
  • Logic - Logic and reasoning may appear similar but are not the same. Logic provides the rules for deriving valid conclusions.

Module Three - Non-Linear Thinking

Problems are usually approached following a step-by-step fashion based on critical thinking. However, when problems are approached in a different order, this is called linear-thinking.

  • Step Out of Your Comfort Zone - Our decisions are often based on past experiences. Non-linear thinking requires us to step out of our comfort zones and discover new things using a different perspective.
  • Don’t Jump to Conclusions - Mistakes are often the results of jumping into conclusions or making decisions even before we have all the facts.
  • Expect and Initiate Change - Nothing stays the same, expect changes and take charge to make this change.
  • Being Ready to Adapt - After accepting that change is inevitable, we must be ready to adapt to these changes.

Module Four - Logical Thinking

Logical thinking requires steps. It is checking the components of arguments and making connections between them which is also called reasoning.

  • Ask the Right Questions - Logical thinking starts with asking the right questions. As a logical thinker should begin reasoning by asking many questions. It should start with determining the statement is fact or a value, and not to confuse the two.
  • Organize the Data - The second step in the logic process, we organize the information by making connections. This can include breaking up the information and laying out the premises.
  • Evaluate the Information - After organizing the information, logic dictates that this information be evaluated if it is valid. Conclusions must only be made after the distinction between truth and validity is made.
  • Draw Conclusions - Conclusions are made once data has been collected, organized, and evaluated. Conclusions based on deductive reasoning are made from valid premises while conclusions based on inductive reasoning are drawn from conclusions, or a hypothesis.

Module Five - Critical Thinker (Part 1)

This part of the Critical Thinking Online Certificate course discusses the characteristics of critical thinkers.

  • Active Listening - The best communicators are active listeners.
  • Be Curios – the main goal of a teacher to spark curiosity and engage their students
  • Be disciplined – critical thinking requires reasoning and rationale
  • Be Humble – Humility relates to having an open mind. Arrogance the opposite of humility, can be a strong barrier to accepting information for what it really is

Module Six - Critical Thinking (Part 2)

In this module, we take a more detailed look into characteristics that help us to improve critical thinking abilities.

  • Seeing the Big Picture – this is about making connections. Ideas increase in significance when it relates to other ideas.
  • Objectivity – this helps us to be more deliberate or thorough. This characteristic helps us to engage ore thoughtfully and deliberately.
  • Using Your Emotions – you should not entirely eliminate your emotions when thinking critically. Emotions also play a critical role in critical thinking, but this should not cloud your judgement.
  • Being Self-Aware – we should be aware of one’s feeling, feelings, and opinions. This is the starting point of critical thinking.

Module Seven - Evaluate the Information

After looking at some steps in evaluation information using logic, we will take a closer look into how to properly evaluate information.

  • Making Assumptions – these are statements which have no prior proof or evidence. These are generally unstated or mentally held.
  • Watch out for the Bias – this is something innate and often difficult to completely eliminate. However, when thinking critically, we must avoid confirmation bias.
  • Ask Clarifying questions – it is important that we always ask the right questions. But of equal importance is to ask clarifying questions.
  • SWOT Analysis- this can be very useful in helping us think more clearly. This is often used in most business and marketing situations.

Module Eight - Benefits of Critical Thinking

In this part of the course, we discuss some of the benefits of critical thinking, these are:

  • Being More Persuasive – this is the characteristic of being able to influence others. This characteristic is often associated with politician and salespersons.
  • Better Communication – being an effective communicator helps us improve our persuasiveness. Critical thinking enables us to use language with more clarity.
  • Better Problem Solving – critical thinking is essential to problem solving. Logic, critical thinking, and problem solving all use the same cognitive processes.
  • Increased Emotional Intelligence – critical thinking increases emotional intelligence by improving self-awareness

Module Nine - Changing your Perspective

After learning the importance of keeping an open mind, we will examine further the concept of changing our perspective.

  • Limitations of Your Point of View – critical thinking lets you go beyond the limits of your bias and mental blinders.
  • Considering Others Viewpoint – critical thinking helps us get a better appreciation of another person’s viewpoint and how it promoted objectivity.
  • Influences on Bias – logic helps limit the influences on bias on our conclusions.
  • When New Information Arrives – critical thinking helps organize new information. It helps compartmentalize information into a familiar format.

Module Ten - Problem Solving

In this module, we discuss some steps for problem solving and the importance of critical thinking in finding solutions.

  • Identify Inconsistencies – this can be the result of variances or dissimilarities. It is caused by a natural tendency to remove inconsistencies when solving a problem.
  • Trust Your Instincts – falls into the second stage of problem solving. It can be a valuable element in the creative process when combined with trial and error, informed guesses, and brainstorming.
  • Asking Why – this allows you to go beyond the usual information or data.
  • Evaluate the Solution(s) – before proceeding with any solution, it is critical that your first evaluate the solution. Some problems can have several solutions. Determining which one is best helps save time and improve outcomes.

Module Eleven - Putting it all Together

This part of the course discusses how to combine all the skills we have acquired in the earlier modules.

  • Retaining Your New Skills – after learning all the skills needed to develop our critical thinking abilities, we discuss how we could retain these new skills.
  • Reflect and Learn From Mistakes – reflection and learning from mistakes helps develop critical thinking and eliminate costly future mistakes
  • Always Ask Questions – learning is sparked by the desire to know more. Asking questions leads to possible solutions and answers.
  • Practicing Critical Thinking – improving our critical thinking abilities can be done by applying it to our daily lives and constant practice

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Recognition & Accreditation

Upon successful completion of this course and achieving a passing score for the assessment, you will be issued with an international continuing education credit (CEU) certificate.

This Certificate is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers, and potential employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

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If you’d like to improve yourself or your staff in a variety of ways, a personal development course through Courses For Success will help you achieve!

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Units of Study

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Components of Critical Thinking

  • Applying reason
  • Open Mindedness
  • Analysis
  • Logic

Module Three - Non-Linear Thinking

  • Step out of your comfort zone
  • Don't jump to conclusions
  • Expect and initiate change
  • Being ready to adapt

Module Four - Logical Thinking

  • Ask the right questions
  • Organise the data
  • Evaluate the information
  • Draw conclusions

Module Five - Critical Thinker (Part 1)

  • Active listening
  • Be curious
  • Be disciplined
  • Be humble

Module Six - Critical Thinking (Part 2)

  • Seeing the big picture
  • Objectivity
  • Using your emotions
  • Being self-aware

Module Seven - Evaluate the Information

  • Making assumptions
  • Watch out for the bias
  • Ask clarifying questions
  • SWOT analysis

Module Eight - Benefits of Critical Thinking

  • Being more persuasive
  • Better communication
  • Better problem solving
  • Increased emotional intelligence

Module Nine - Changing your Perspective

  • Limitations of your point of view
  • Considering others viewpoint
  • Influences on bias
  • When new information arrives

Module Ten - Problem Solving

  • Identify inconsistencies
  • Trust your instincts
  • Asking why?
  • Evaluate the solution(s)

Module Eleven - Putting it all Together

  • Retaining your new skills
  • Reflect and learn from mistakes
  • Always ask questions
  • Practicing critical thinking

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

 

Requirements

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

Microsoft Windows XP, or laterModern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

OSX/iOS 6 or laterModern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or fasterFlash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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  • Delivery: Online
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  • Duration: 6-8 Hours
  • Assessments: Yes
  • Qualification: Certificate
About This Course
What you will learn
  • Know and apply the key components of the critical thinking process
  • Utilize non-linear thinking skills
  • Apply logical thinking to a problem
  • Understand what being a critical thinker means

  • Use critical thinking skills to evaluate information
  • Identify critical thinking benefits
  • Change or alter perspective when necessary
  • Understand and apply problem-solving abilities

Study Critical Thinking Online Course; Analyze and Evaluate Information to Boost Your Performance

Take control of any situation and learn how to create out of the box solutions with our Critical Thinking Online Course. Our course equips you with the necessary skills to enable you to effectively analyze and assess information. You will gain the confidence in your decision-making abilities and avoid costly judgement errors.  

Our Critical Thinking Online courses are designed to help you become more rational and disciplined in your thinking. It reduces bias leading to greater understanding of any situation. Critical thinking goes beyond rational decision making; critical thinking requires a certain amount of creativity and innovation. By taking this course you will learn the importance of making accurate and thoughtful decisions, while developing your critical skill abilities.

At Courses For Success, our training programs have been carefully developed by leading professionals and validated by industry experts to guarantee you are getting the most up-to-date experience. By enrolling in this course, you can be confident you are getting the best education possible.

Critical Thinking Online Course - Requirements

The Critical Thinking Online Certificate course is delivered 100 percent online 24/7 and takes around 8 hours of study to complete. 

To complete this course, a student must:

  • Have access to the internet and the necessary technical skills to navigate the online learning resources
  • Have access to any mobile device with internet connectivity (laptop, desktop, tablet)
  • Be a self-directed learner
  • Possess sound language and literacy skills

Quick Course Facts

  1. Course content is structured for easy comprehension
  2. Approximately 6 to 8 hours of study is needed to complete the course
  3. Registered students gain unrestricted lifetime access to the Critical Thinking Online Certificate Course
  4. All course material is available online 24/7 and can be accessed using any device
  5. Study online from anywhere in your own time at your own pace
  6. All students who complete the course will be awarded with a certificate of completion

Critical Thinking Online Course - Outline

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Components of Critical Thinking

Critical thinking is a critical component of decision making. But it is more than just making judgements but also how we take action. In this module, we discuss the components of critical thinking.

  • Applying Reason -The ability to reason is a key component of critical thinking. Reasoning requires logic to determine what follows what.
  • Open-mindedness - is essential to learning. It is important for revising current understanding when relevant evidence or arguments go against it. It enables us to learn by allowing us to be open to alternatives.
  • Analysis - This component allows us to discriminate and access information. Analysis allows us to breakdown complex ideas allowing us to understand new or difficult concepts.
  • Logic - Logic and reasoning may appear similar but are not the same. Logic provides the rules for deriving valid conclusions.

Module Three - Non-Linear Thinking

Problems are usually approached following a step-by-step fashion based on critical thinking. However, when problems are approached in a different order, this is called linear-thinking.

  • Step Out of Your Comfort Zone - Our decisions are often based on past experiences. Non-linear thinking requires us to step out of our comfort zones and discover new things using a different perspective.
  • Don’t Jump to Conclusions - Mistakes are often the results of jumping into conclusions or making decisions even before we have all the facts.
  • Expect and Initiate Change - Nothing stays the same, expect changes and take charge to make this change.
  • Being Ready to Adapt - After accepting that change is inevitable, we must be ready to adapt to these changes.

Module Four - Logical Thinking

Logical thinking requires steps. It is checking the components of arguments and making connections between them which is also called reasoning.

  • Ask the Right Questions - Logical thinking starts with asking the right questions. As a logical thinker should begin reasoning by asking many questions. It should start with determining the statement is fact or a value, and not to confuse the two.
  • Organize the Data - The second step in the logic process, we organize the information by making connections. This can include breaking up the information and laying out the premises.
  • Evaluate the Information - After organizing the information, logic dictates that this information be evaluated if it is valid. Conclusions must only be made after the distinction between truth and validity is made.
  • Draw Conclusions - Conclusions are made once data has been collected, organized, and evaluated. Conclusions based on deductive reasoning are made from valid premises while conclusions based on inductive reasoning are drawn from conclusions, or a hypothesis.

Module Five - Critical Thinker (Part 1)

This part of the Critical Thinking Online Certificate course discusses the characteristics of critical thinkers.

  • Active Listening - The best communicators are active listeners.
  • Be Curios – the main goal of a teacher to spark curiosity and engage their students
  • Be disciplined – critical thinking requires reasoning and rationale
  • Be Humble – Humility relates to having an open mind. Arrogance the opposite of humility, can be a strong barrier to accepting information for what it really is

Module Six - Critical Thinking (Part 2)

In this module, we take a more detailed look into characteristics that help us to improve critical thinking abilities.

  • Seeing the Big Picture – this is about making connections. Ideas increase in significance when it relates to other ideas.
  • Objectivity – this helps us to be more deliberate or thorough. This characteristic helps us to engage ore thoughtfully and deliberately.
  • Using Your Emotions – you should not entirely eliminate your emotions when thinking critically. Emotions also play a critical role in critical thinking, but this should not cloud your judgement.
  • Being Self-Aware – we should be aware of one’s feeling, feelings, and opinions. This is the starting point of critical thinking.

Module Seven - Evaluate the Information

After looking at some steps in evaluation information using logic, we will take a closer look into how to properly evaluate information.

  • Making Assumptions – these are statements which have no prior proof or evidence. These are generally unstated or mentally held.
  • Watch out for the Bias – this is something innate and often difficult to completely eliminate. However, when thinking critically, we must avoid confirmation bias.
  • Ask Clarifying questions – it is important that we always ask the right questions. But of equal importance is to ask clarifying questions.
  • SWOT Analysis- this can be very useful in helping us think more clearly. This is often used in most business and marketing situations.

Module Eight - Benefits of Critical Thinking

In this part of the course, we discuss some of the benefits of critical thinking, these are:

  • Being More Persuasive – this is the characteristic of being able to influence others. This characteristic is often associated with politician and salespersons.
  • Better Communication – being an effective communicator helps us improve our persuasiveness. Critical thinking enables us to use language with more clarity.
  • Better Problem Solving – critical thinking is essential to problem solving. Logic, critical thinking, and problem solving all use the same cognitive processes.
  • Increased Emotional Intelligence – critical thinking increases emotional intelligence by improving self-awareness

Module Nine - Changing your Perspective

After learning the importance of keeping an open mind, we will examine further the concept of changing our perspective.

  • Limitations of Your Point of View – critical thinking lets you go beyond the limits of your bias and mental blinders.
  • Considering Others Viewpoint – critical thinking helps us get a better appreciation of another person’s viewpoint and how it promoted objectivity.
  • Influences on Bias – logic helps limit the influences on bias on our conclusions.
  • When New Information Arrives – critical thinking helps organize new information. It helps compartmentalize information into a familiar format.

Module Ten - Problem Solving

In this module, we discuss some steps for problem solving and the importance of critical thinking in finding solutions.

  • Identify Inconsistencies – this can be the result of variances or dissimilarities. It is caused by a natural tendency to remove inconsistencies when solving a problem.
  • Trust Your Instincts – falls into the second stage of problem solving. It can be a valuable element in the creative process when combined with trial and error, informed guesses, and brainstorming.
  • Asking Why – this allows you to go beyond the usual information or data.
  • Evaluate the Solution(s) – before proceeding with any solution, it is critical that your first evaluate the solution. Some problems can have several solutions. Determining which one is best helps save time and improve outcomes.

Module Eleven - Putting it all Together

This part of the course discusses how to combine all the skills we have acquired in the earlier modules.

  • Retaining Your New Skills – after learning all the skills needed to develop our critical thinking abilities, we discuss how we could retain these new skills.
  • Reflect and Learn From Mistakes – reflection and learning from mistakes helps develop critical thinking and eliminate costly future mistakes
  • Always Ask Questions – learning is sparked by the desire to know more. Asking questions leads to possible solutions and answers.
  • Practicing Critical Thinking – improving our critical thinking abilities can be done by applying it to our daily lives and constant practice

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

Recognition & Accreditation

Upon successful completion of this course and achieving a passing score for the assessment, you will be issued with an international continuing education credit (CEU) certificate.

This Certificate is applicable worldwide, which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers, and potential employers. Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles and job applications.

Other Soft Skills Courses

If you’d like to improve yourself or your staff in a variety of ways, a personal development course through Courses For Success will help you achieve!

Show More Hide
Units of Study

Module One - Getting Started

Module Two - Components of Critical Thinking

  • Applying reason
  • Open Mindedness
  • Analysis
  • Logic

Module Three - Non-Linear Thinking

  • Step out of your comfort zone
  • Don't jump to conclusions
  • Expect and initiate change
  • Being ready to adapt

Module Four - Logical Thinking

  • Ask the right questions
  • Organise the data
  • Evaluate the information
  • Draw conclusions

Module Five - Critical Thinker (Part 1)

  • Active listening
  • Be curious
  • Be disciplined
  • Be humble

Module Six - Critical Thinking (Part 2)

  • Seeing the big picture
  • Objectivity
  • Using your emotions
  • Being self-aware

Module Seven - Evaluate the Information

  • Making assumptions
  • Watch out for the bias
  • Ask clarifying questions
  • SWOT analysis

Module Eight - Benefits of Critical Thinking

  • Being more persuasive
  • Better communication
  • Better problem solving
  • Increased emotional intelligence

Module Nine - Changing your Perspective

  • Limitations of your point of view
  • Considering others viewpoint
  • Influences on bias
  • When new information arrives

Module Ten - Problem Solving

  • Identify inconsistencies
  • Trust your instincts
  • Asking why?
  • Evaluate the solution(s)

Module Eleven - Putting it all Together

  • Retaining your new skills
  • Reflect and learn from mistakes
  • Always ask questions
  • Practicing critical thinking

Module Twelve - Wrapping Up

 

Requirements

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

Microsoft Windows XP, or laterModern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

OSX/iOS 6 or laterModern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or fasterFlash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

FAQS

1.  Who are Courses For Success?

Courses For Success is a global course platform that started in 2008
with 5 courses, since then we have grown to over 10,000 online courses.

Our courses span across the following categories:

•Animal    

•Beauty    

•Business    

•Health & Fitness     

•Finance

•Lifestyle    

•IT & Software    

•Personal Development

•Teaching & Academics

2.  Is there a refund/cancellation policy?

Yes, we have a 7-day money-back refund guarantee. Just send us an email to info@coursesforsuccess.com with the subject Courses For Success Refund so we can accommodate your request.

3.  What is the FREE Personal Success Training Program?

The Personal Success Training Program
was developed by Courses For Success to help our customers achieve
success. Currently, we are offering this program for FREE with every
course or bundle purchase this month. This is a limited time offer!

4.  Are there any requirements to study this course?

No,
anyone who has an interest in learning more about this subject matter
is encouraged to take our course. There are no entry requirements to
take this course.

5.  Do I require to have finished high school to complete this course?

No,
you do not require a High School Diploma or to have finished school to
study this course, this course is open to anyone who would like to take
this course.

6.  What if English is not my first language?

This
course is provided in English, however, due to the digital nature of
our training, you can take your time studying the material and make use
of tools such as google translate and Grammarly.

7.  Is this course online or conducted in person?

All our courses are accessible online on any device. You may complete them at your own pace and at your own time.

8.  How do I receive my course?

After
you have completed the payment, you will receive a confirmation email
and tax receipt. You will also receive an email containing your course
login details (username and password), as well as instructions on how to
access and log in to your course via the internet with any device,
please check your junk/spam folder in the event that you do not receive
the email.

9.  When does this course start?

Providing
you have internet access you can start this course whenever you like,
just go to the login page and insert your username and password and you
can access the online material.

10.  What is online learning like?

Online learning is easy, if not easier than a traditional academic situation.
By studying an online course, the usual boundaries caused by location and time constraints are eliminated, meaning you are free to study where and when you want at your own pace.

Of course, you will need to be able to self-manage your time and be organized, but with our help, you’ll soon find yourself settling into a comfortable rhythm of study.

11.  What computer skills do I need for my course?

You
don't need to be a computer expert to succeed with our online training,
but you should be comfortable typing, using the internet and be capable
of using common software (such as Microsoft word).

12.  How long will you have access to the online course?

The majority of our courses have unlimited lifetime access, meaning you can access this course whenever you want.

Please also check the course summary, as a small selection of courses have limited access.

13.  How long will my course take?

Course duration, is listed under Course Summary

14.  Do I need to buy textbooks?

All the required material for your course is included in the online system, you do not need to buy anything else.

15.  Is the course interactive?

Yes, all our courses are interactive.

16.  Is there an assessment or exam?

Yes,
you will be required to complete a multiple-choice test online at the
end of your course, you can do this test as many times as you require.

17.  What type of certificate will I receive?

You
will receive a Certificate of Completion that is applicable worldwide,
which demonstrates your commitment to learning new skills. You can share
the certificate with your friends, relatives, co-workers and employers.
Also, include it in your resume/CV, professional social media profiles
and job applications.

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Our
completion certificates are very valuable and will help you progress in
your work environment and show employers how committed you are to learn
new skills, you might even get a promotion.

18.  Will this course be credited by universities?

No, it is not equivalent to a college or university credit.

19.  Am I guaranteed to get a job with this certificate?

This course will give you the skills you need to help you obtain employment, but it’s up to you if you get the job or not.

20.  How will this course assist me with my career?

Studying
and completing this course will show employers that you have the
knowledge in this field, additionally you will gain more confidence in
this area of expertise.

21.  How long is the certificate valid for?

The Certificates are valid for life and do not need renewing. 

22.  Can I take more than one course at a time?

Courses
are studied online at your own pace and you are free to study as many
or as few courses as you wish, we also offer online course bundles that
allow you to save on additional courses so that you may get all the
topics related to your training goals in one go.

23.  What are the Payment Methods available? Is there a payment plan?

We accept payments via PayPal, Credit Card and Bank Transfer.

Payment Plans: We have partnered with Partial.ly, to offer our own in house payment plan. Everyone is Pre-Approved, providing the initial deposit is paid in full.

To pay via bank transfer contact us info@coursesforsuccess.com

24.  Can I purchase for multiple people?

Yes, you can do this by purchasing individually via website or send us a request via email at info@coursesforsuccess.com

25.  Can I request for an invoice before purchase?

Yes, you can request for an invoice via email at info@coursesforsuccess.com

26.  Purchase for a gift?

Yes, you can purchase this course as a gift, simply send an email to info@coursesforsuccess.com, with the course details and we can accommodate this.

27.  Can I create my own course bundle?

Yes,
you can customize your own bundle. Please send us the complete list
with the exact course link of the courses you'd like to bundle up via
email info@coursesforsuccess.com and we will create them for you. *Each course access, time of completion and certification varies depending on the course type.

28.  How will I contact Courses For Success if I have any questions?

You can contact our support team, at any time through live chat on our website, or email at info@coursesforsuccess.com, or by calling one of our phone numbers depending on which country you are in.  

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