Frequently Asked Questions
We invited to work with us on development of the Trainings top experts in their respective fields of expertise, having hands-on experience, skilled in working with diverse groups of learners and experienced in intercultural communication. In the Team there are academics and practitioners in different walks of professional life – journalists, analysts, NGO leaders and many more, all ready to share their knowledge and assist you in building your skills.
When designing the Trainings we wanted to make them as informative and practical as possible, not only providing knowledge (also by analysing many case studies), but also building skills through e.g. assignments or group work. Therefore, in cooperation with the authors of Trainings we decided that in principle for each Training module Participants will be offered a pre-recorded lecture, a self-study module and / or an individual assignment and a live session on-line with authors of Trainings, to present and interpret latest changes in areas where important developments occurred, to follow-up on assignment, to discuss outstanding issues eg. relate to the self-study module, etc.
For all majority of sessions we will be using the Zoom, in selected cases we will turn to Jitsy. The College of Europe in Natolin will provide you with links – there will be no need to install anything on your computer.
Yes, rebates are offered to undergraduate and PhD students, civils servants and officials of international institutions, and to those who register early. Rebates do not combine. For more detailed information, please consult the Terms and Conditions (§ 3 thereof).
Receiving a rebate is easy. Participants registering not later than 4 weeks before launching of a Training will be automatically offered a reduced free. Participants wishing to avail the rebate for another reason, which is the status of Participant, will be expected to provide a confirmation of their status, for example in the form of a certificate of enrolment, a certificate of the employer, a link to a relevant website, etc. Once the candidate’s status is confirmed, the College of Europe in Natolin will send a discount coupon to respective Participant, to use during the procedure of payment to receive the rebate.
Yes, you can withdraw at any time and you may be eligible for a refund in accordance with the Terms and Conditions. You may also change the Training you are prevented from participating to another one or nominate a friend or colleague to take your place – please check the Terms and Conditions for details.
No, there is no limit as regards the number of participants in each Training. In order to make sure that the on-line live session allow for proper interactivity and contact between the expert and Participants in some cases the teacher may decide to create rooms, where Participants will work in smaller groups.
Yes, once the Participant accomplishes a Training, a certificate will be provided via e-mail. Please note that participants are also eligible for a ETGN Certificate in accordance with the rules of the ETGN.
In principle a Training lasts 18 hours, which includes: pre-recorded lectures, self-study components and it is enriched by live sessions with the author.
Yes. While we strongly encourage Participants to take the subsequent modules in the order in which they have been presented, if for some reasons a Participant cannot finish the on-line components first, there will be the possibility to complete those after the live n-line session or sessions.
Yes, the live on-line sessions will be re recorded. This way they can be made available e.g. to those, who took the on-line course but for some reasons could not attend the live on-line component. Participants not wishing to disclose their images may turn the camera off although we strongly recommend that camera are left on whenever possible, to ensure better contact and interaction between the Teachers and Participants.