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ECQA Certified Terminology Manager - ENGINEERING

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NEXT ONLINE ENGINEERING COURSE - from OCTOBER 2018 to JANUARY 2019

COURSE STARTS OCT 3, 2018

This online course comprises 6 skill units - 4 theoretical units and 2 practical units based on exercises.

For every unit participants will receive:
- a set of materials in a Moodle e-learning platform;
- an online tutorial or live webinar, and
- discussion forum posts for questions and answers (Q&As).

Webinars will be given by renowned experts for every unit, and recordings will be uploaded at the Moodle Learning platform.
Learners will go through the learning materials and the recorded webinars at their own pace, and will be coached for the practical exercises.

Training organization: TermNet Business GmbH
Language: English

Training Program (may be subject to changes):

INTRODUCTION - ECQA, Certificate, Online Course

  • What is ECQA and CTM - Engineering
  • Learning concept
  • Learning platform / Moodle
  • Exam and certificate

UNIT 1 – TERMINOLOGY MANAGEMENT IN ENGINEERING

  • Terminology work for Engineering: The big picture
  • Coining terms and writing definitions for engineering environments
  • Dealing with essential data categories for engineering terminology
  • How to structure a terminological entry (equivalents, synonymy and ontologies)

UNIT 2 – TECHNICAL COMMUNICATION AND DOCUMENTATION

  • Interfaces for technical communication and terminology work
  • Multilingual documentation (English terminology for non-English speakers)
  • Controlled language and relevant tools
  • Standards for technical documentation (DITA and more)

UNIT 3 - TERMINOLOGY STRATEGIES FOR BUSINESS PROCESSES

  • Terminology planning and policies
  • How to present the business case for terminology
  • How to calculate and argue costs & return on investments
  • How to involve relevant stakeholders
  • How to collaborate and communicate with relevant organisational units and teams


UNIT 4 – QUALITY AND HARMONISATION IN ENGINEERING

  • Handling inconsistencies
  • Updating and maintenance
  • Workflows and processes
  • Standards, copyright and product liability

UNIT 5 – BEST PRACTICE AND WORST PRACTICE

  • Practical examples and case studies delivered by trainers and facilitators
  • Participants analyse and comment on case studies (oral exam – part 1)

UNIT 6 – APPLICATION SCENARIOS

  • Participants present their own terminology projects (oral exam - part 2)


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How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Just shoot us an e-mail: events@termnet.org

Are exam fees included?

No, exam fees are NOT included in the course fees. You have to register for the exam and pay additional EUR 379 (VAT-exempt) for the engineering course.

Are taxes included?

No, all fees exclude 20% VAT. No VAT will be added if the participant can provide a valid VAT Number from an EU member state (Reverse Charge System of the European Union).

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