PSOW Staff - Tuesday, August 18, 2015
Students will learn to conduct international business, identify appropriate business attire and dress codes, demonstrate giving appropriate eye signals and a correct handshake, make introductions, use appropriate conversation skills, and present and receive business cards. Students will also learn how to organize official entertaining and receiving lines; practice the role of a host, guest of honor or guest; demonstrate how to dine using various styles of dining; create menu cards for different occasions; and how to set various place settings, silverware, glassware and decorations.
ONLINE 13-MODULE PROTOCOL OFFICER TRAINING CERTIFICATE
The Protocol School of Washington's Online Instructor-Led Distance Learning Program
The robust curriculum from The Protocol School of Washington's flagship, classroom-based course for protocol professionals is now available online. Our experienced instructors are leaders in the field of operational protocol and will teach you the skills necessary to plan and implement special events, orchestrate VIP visits, and execute international ceremonies.
During these live, instructor-led distance learning modules you will collaborate and network directly with other students and interact with subject matter experts while expanding your business leadership skills. Whether you need to develop new protocol skills or would like to refresh and enhance your current knowledge, you can select one module, several modules, or the entire package. Students who complete the entire 13-module training package will earn a Protocol Officer Training certificate from The Protocol School of Washington and will become members of our alumni network.
Students participating in the Protocol Officer Training certificate program will receive:
Modules of the Protocol Officer Training certificate program include: Protocol History, Precedence, and Positioning | Titles and Forms of Address | VIP Management | Seating | Logistics and Event Management | Ceremonies | Flags and Logos | International: The Impact of Culture on Protocol | Gifts | Personal Diplomacy + Dining Skills | Military Protocol | Leadership + Legendary Service | Professional Development
Students who complete the entire 13-module training package will earn a Protocol Officer Training certificate from The Protocol School of Washington and will become members of our alumni network.
Pricing for the online Protocol Officer Training certificate is US$6500 for new students.
Graduate/Alumni pricing for the online Protocol Officer Training certificate is US$6175.
Modules include: Protocol History + Precedence | Titles and Forms of Address | VIP Management | Seating | Logistics | Ceremonies | Flags and Logos | International: The Impact of Culture on Protocol | Gifts | Personal Diplomacy + Dining Skills | Military Protocol | Leadership + Legendary Service | Professional Development
This training is designed for professionals who require competency as (or wish to learn the skills necessary to be) an operational protocol officer – one who holds an office of trust, authority or command who must understand and ensure the appropriate rules of international protocol and public affairs. Basic computer skills are suggested.
Online Protocol training is ideal for:
PSOW's instructor-led distance learning is delivered over Microsoft Teams and Zoom**.
Participation in the PSOW online courses requires:
* Access via mobile device will require downloading the Microsoft Teams Application and the Zoom Application version 5.0.
** To ensure the privacy of all attendees, students will enter a "waiting room" for each virtual class, allowing the training manager to vet attendees prior to entry. In addition, Zoom meetings have been set up with a password and will be shared within the Microsoft Teams platform, which requires a password to access. The recording feature has been disabled for trainees and at no time will PSOW record trainees during a virtual class without their explicit consent.
Please review the full listing of Zoom system requirements for PC, Mac, and Linux.
Please review a full listing of MS Teams system requirements whether accessing via the desktop app or web app for PC, Mac, or Linux.
Each module in the 13-week online certificate program for protocol professionals requires 1-2 hours of pre-work each week, in addition to approximately 3 hours of virtual class time each week.
Classes are presented in English using the Zoom videoconference platform. To ensure the best student experience, English language proficiency and basic computer skills are required.
Select a course to attend:
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