Whether you are working from home, or doing a six hour work day, you might find that you have quite a bit of spare time on your hands. What better way to use your free time than to learn new skills?

You might be looking for some courses to enhance your resume, or maybe you would just like to learn some new skills. Either way there are now plenty of online classes to help you achieve your goals.

Learn English with The British Council

English Online for Adults aims to deliver an engaging, flexible, high quality learning experience which builds learner confidence no matter their skill level. Students have the choice of adding a specific pathway that supports their learning needs – English for Work, English for Study or English for Life.

For more information about all the courses on offer from the British Council read more about all their online courses or click here to visit their website, or to register for a free consultation click this link. You can call 800 5501 or email [email protected] if you have any questions.

Invest Your Time with Ulster University

Ulster University Virtual Open Day

If you are interested in broadening your horizons, you may want to invest in a Business degree at Ulster University. However, these are full-time courses that begin in September  so you would have to commit to the courses. You can register for the virtual open day here or for more information about the Virtual Open Day you can click here.

Explore Self-Care with Tajmeel – Qatar International Beauty Academy

Qatar International Beauty Academy (QIBA) Tajmeel was founded by Nama Qatar’s Social Development Center in 2009 to provide professional beauty training courses for women in Qatar – it is the country’s first and only licensed beauty academy.

Tajmeel offers a range of courses in beauty therapy, body treatments, hair styling, make-up artistry and nail care. Course offerings are designed to meet the needs of all: the beauty enthusiast, the aspiring beauty professional, and the seasoned beauty professional.

There are courses available in all sorts of areas, each with differing levels of commitment. Some courses only take a day to complete while others are far more in depth and last months. You can see a full list of their available classes here.

However, while we wait for the world to get back to normal, Tajmeel are dedicated to helping the Qatar community stay beautiful by publishing online self-care videos on their wonderful Facebook page. Keep an eye on their page to see lots of useful tips like ‘Lip Exfoliation Tips’, ‘How To Keep Cosmetics Safe’ or ‘Facial Skin Care Tips’.

Take a look at their website here or call 4036 3057 for more information.

Get Thinking with HEC Paris

HEC Paris is hosting a series of Online Masterclasses every month to meaningfully engage with you as we embrace and prepare for a new tomorrow. You can learn about ‘Creating Intelligence in the Face of Uncertainty’ or what might happen after the pandemic and debate ideas about how to manage successfully in the post-virus world.

If you would like more information about HEC Paris in Qatar, click here or call 4454 0161. In fact you could also attend on of their Online Information Sessions if you would like to learn more about HEC Paris in Qatar. The next session is on 3 June at 4 pm. Click here to discover more information.

Enhance Your Creativity with VCUarts Qatar

VCUarts Qatar values its community, and during times when it cannot host physical classes, the Community Education team is offering free creative courses online to offer its support. The initiative is called Virtual Studios.

There are a huge variety of classes available from ‘How to Set Up Your Creative Home Office‘ to Art & Collective Conversations in Crisis (Art Therapy)’ You can find a link to all of the online classes here.

Understand the pandemic with Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar

Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar has launched a live webinar series to allow the healthcare community in Qatar to discuss the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, its impact, recommended responses and treatment protocols.

Each Wednesday at 4 pm, a different medical expert will give a live presentation to explain their understanding of the pandemic, how it can best be controlled, and how it will affect the way healthcare is delivered in the future.

The COVID-19 Live Webinar Clinical Series are accredited locally by the Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners-Accreditation Department (QCHP-AD) and internationally by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME).

You can see the schedule for the COVID-19 Live Webinar Clinical Series by clicking here, or for more information about the webinar series click here.