Will a certificate in Commercial Diplomacy make a difference
in my career?
The program is designed to give a professional involved
in trade policy issues, whether in the government or the
private sector, a solid grounding in the analytical techniques
required to think through all the aspects of the issue and
to map out a strategy for advancing an organization’s
trade policy objectives. The certificate signifies successful
completion of the program, and is symbolic of the new skills
Are any credits given towards
a University degree?
Policies among higher educational institutions vary with
respect to applying credits to work experience and other
successfully completed programs. Check with your university’s
administrative department or career counselor to learn if
ITCD online can be applied to course credits.
the ITCD Online Certificate Program really 100% online?
How long will it take for me to complete
The program can be
pursued by each individual at their own pace. The course
should take about 80-100 hours, though it may take more
time or less time depending on the individual's familiarity
with the topics.
Is there a time limit to
complete the course?
There is a time limit of 6 months.
What is the registration
Once you have submitted your registration you will go through
an approval process. You will receive an email that you
have been accepted to the program and be directed to the
registration page to pay your tuition fee. Upon completion
of this process, you will gain access to the ITCD Online
electronic classroom. Once there, you will have an opportunity
to familiarize yourself with the learning environment on
the Welcome Page.
do I start the program?
You will gain access to the program once your application
has been approved and you have received your confirmation
Who has developed the material
for the online course?
A wide range of experts in the fields
represented in commercial diplomacy.
Will there be an instructor
for the program?
No, this is a self-study
program. An online forum is available for sharing ideas
and seeking help.
When and how often do I have
to be online for class?
There is no set schedule. You choose your own hours and
frequency of visits to the site
What if I have problems?
For technical problems check the Help page. If your question
is not answered there send an email to admin@itcdonline
and check with your systems administrator.