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Power Skills Essentials

R 17,999 R 15,299
Starts 25th January

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Course Details

Acquire the skills to succeed in an ever-changing business environment by developing a personal and professional brand focused on emotional intelligence, effective communication, adaptability, and flexibility.

Set yourself apart in your current role or step into a new position with the human skills that you need to succeed. Through this 10-week online course, you will earn a certificate from Wits Business School and develop the professional capabilities to grow your career, excel in diverse organisations, and increase your productivity. 

Gain the essential human-centred power skills necessary to thrive in dynamic and demanding work environments. Develop your personal and professional brand that can be applied in a digital, ever-changing business context and immediately apply these sought-after power skills through practical guidance. 

What will I learn?

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be equipped to: 

  • Implement the skills necessary to succeed in a fast-paced, ever-changing work environment. 
  • Increase your productivity by focusing on emotional intelligence, communication skills, time management, adaptability, and flexibility.
  • Develop a personal brand that is professional, sustainable and recognisable.
  • Use your personal and professional brand to communicate effectively and build your network.
  • Recognise your role as a digital citizen in dynamic and agile workplaces. 

Course breakdown

Week 1 | Welcome to your online course

Week 2 | Module one: Introduction to power skills

Week 3 | Module two: Communication and confidence

Week 4 | Module three: Adaptability, flexibility, and productivity

Week 5 | Module four: Workplace integrity and professionalism

Week 6 | Module five: Digital etiquette and collaboration

Week 7 | Module six: Leveraging networks for success

Week 8 | Module seven: Workplace social skills and EQ

Week 9 | Module eight: Designing your personal and professional profile and brand

Week 10 | Assessment week

Is this right for me?

This course is suited for those wanting to gain the skills, knowledge, and confidence to build a professional profile and behaviours that enable you to succeed in your organisation. Contribute to organisational needs and capabilities, excel in your work place, and grow in your professional capabilities.

Course details

Power Skills Essentials

Registrations Close:

24 January 2023

Start Date:

25 January 2023


10 weeks


R 17,999


4 - 6 hours

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Payment options

Our payment options offer you a convenient, affordable, and easy way to pay off your online course with monthly interest-free instalments. Track your payment history, minimise the stress of manual payments and tailor your payments to fit your lifestyle. Enrolment is available at 20% of the course fee + R500 once-off admin fee (subject to the 4-month payment plan). Speak to our enrolment team to find out more

  • A Credit Card payment is the easiest way to ensure an effortless transaction. We accept credit card payments from VISA and Mastercard. We accept a small, 25% initial instalment to enrol and start your course with us.
  • An electronic funds transfer (EFT) allows a simple and effective payment process between two parties by using electronic signals to transfer money. EFT payment options allow for affordable instalments through payment plans and monthly instalments. On EFT, enrolment is available at 25% of the course fee.
  • Ozow offers a payment solution that allows you to make Ozow easy, Ozow secure payments right from your mobile or laptop. Through a simple step-by-step process making Instant EFT safe, quick and easy.
  • Mobicred is an online credit facility that is a smarter, simpler and more convenient way to help you pay for your online course, today. Repayments options of up to 12 months, making it a flexible, affordable and stress-free way to pay.
  • Knowledge is power, and by upskilling it allows your company to benefit and tap into the knowledge and expertise gained from your chosen online course.
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Course faculty

Portia Heynes (BCom, Executive MBA)

Portia is a multitalented lecturer who specialises in the areas of systems thinking, personal mastery, digital transformation and change, and creating sustainable learning cultures. Currently doing her doctorate, Portia views education as her purpose and legacy.