We have taken great care in choosing our venues. We wanted to embrace a little of Brighton and its character, within a relaxed cafe style environment. We also make sure that it has suitable facilities for training.
We are so pleased that this legendary Brighton cafe has agreed to host our course. Downstairs, away for the day-to-day cafe noise, is the perfect venue for our group sessions.
If you want to know what Metrodeco is all about then take a trip to this quirky, 1930s Parisian style tea salon in Kemp Town Brighton. Originally an Art Deco furniture shop it is now a tea room with an eclectic mix of furniture.
The best Afternoon Tea in Brighton alongside a perfect course for startups or any growing businesses.
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Class sizes are no larger than 10 people, located within a relaxed cafe style environment hosted at various locations in Brighton, East Sussex, UK
Free wifi is provided, Just bring a laptop with google chrome installed. We will introduce and explain how to use each tool. You then apply the tools, in class, on your own business model. Then sit back and admire the astonishing impact these tools can have on your business.
This powerful online tool has effectively harnessed a tried and tested technique to help design, test, and build business models and value propositions.
Design, prototype, and launch dynamic, responsive websites all in your browser, without writing code. This chosen platform is a web design tool, CMS, and hosting platform in one.
This all-in-one sales platform harnesses an effective next-generation approach to managing your sales pipeline. It has proven to help dramatically increase lead response time, convert new leads and therefore increase revenue.
This is an accounting software with all the time-saving tools you need to grow your business. It's small business accounting software that’s simple. Log in online anytime, anywhere on your Mac, PC, tablet or phone.
This tool offers secure cloud storage and file synchronisation. It simplifies the way you create, share and collaborate photos, docs, and videos - access from your Mac, PC, tablet or phone.
A powerful tool for all new businesses. Save time by managing multiple social networks. You can also measure your social campaigns to see how effective they've been and you can schedule posts for one or many media accounts.
Richard has over 10 years experience in software testing training and consultancy. He is a training instructor and advisor to organisations in process improvement techniques (TPI) within the technology sector. During Richard's career, he has gained extensive knowledge of the BCS ISTQB syllabus.
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We realise that time is money, so the course runs for a total of 6 weeks, with only one session a week lasting 2 hours. On completion of this course, students would have covered an introductory level to all six tools.
Don't worry, the course is designed to empower entrepreneurs with enough knowledge to take each tool further in their own time. Alternatively, one-2-one support is provided on a Pay As You Go basis.
No prior knowledge of the tools are needed, neither is it necessary to be technically proficient. All budding entrepreneurs and established businesses are welcome.
BUSINESS PLANNING & FORECASTING
Students will initially sign up for the 14 day trial (no credit card needed). On completion of the 2 hour session, students would have built a business model using an industry tried and tested canvas technique. They would also be able to preview and download their business plan in a format suitable for sharing. Other features of the cloud-based tool will also become familiar.
WEB DESIGN & HOSTING
Students will initially register with a free account (no credit card needed). On completion of the 2 hour session student would have created a website page customised to fit with their own businesses value proposition. Students would have also learnt how to customise elements to transform their ideas into a professional looking website... Without writing a line of code!
CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT (CRM)
Students will initially register with a 30 day free trial (no credit card needed). On completion of this 2 hour session, students will be able to know how to create a customer and follow it through the sales process. They will also know how to customise the different levels in the sales process and produce reports for statistical analysis. Many other feature will be covered.
Students will initially set themselves up with a free months trial. On completion of this session, many of the main features would have been covered, like explaining the dashboard, bank reconciliation, invoicing, expense claims, purchase orders, standard & flat rate VAT reporting and finally viewing many of the different financial reports the tool offers.
Once each student has signed up for the free basic version, many uses of this tool will be demonstrated. On completion of this session, students will know how to share screens shots and files quickly, add comments on files, view any file without installing extra software, keep files safe, use selective sync to save space...This is just some of what students will be able to achieve.
SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGEMENT
Students will initially register for a free basic account. On completion of this session, students would have learned the powerful features available with this tool to manage their social media efforts. Such as; mapping social media workflows to manage tasks and assignments, respond or create one message across multiple social media platforms. Other features will also be covered.
SCHEDULED ONE-2-ONE TRAINING
Typically entrepreneurs would join the group courses before having a one-2-one session. Either way, everyone is welcome! The sessions are delivered within a cafe style environment at one of our venues in Brighton, East Sussex, UK. They are on-demand courses and are designed to be dynamic in the sense of us helping entrepreneurs get the most from any of the six powerful cloud-based solutions we recommend.
Below are 10 reasons why growing businesses should use cloud computing.
For businesses working with teams, they can access, edit and share documents anytime, from anywhere, they’re able to do more together, and do it better.
With cloud computing, if you’ve got an internet connection you can be at work. And with most serious cloud services offering mobile apps, you’re not restricted by which device you’ve got to hand.
The more employees and partners collaborate on documents, the greater the need for watertight document control. Before the cloud, workers had to send files back and forth as email attachments to be worked on by one user at a time. Sooner or later – usually sooner – you end up with a mess of conflicting file content, formats and titles.
Lost laptops are a billion dollar business problem. And potentially greater than the loss of an expensive piece of kit is the loss of the sensitive data inside it. Cloud computing gives you greater security when this happens because your data is securely stored in the cloud,
Wish there was a simple step you could take to become more competitive? Moving to the cloud gives access to enterprise-class technology, for everyone. It also allows smaller businesses to act faster than big, established competitors.
While the above points spell out the benefits of cloud computing for your business, moving to the cloud isn’t an entirely selfish act. The environment gets a little love too. When your cloud needs fluctuate, your server capacity scales up and down to fit. So you only use the energy you need and you don’t leave oversized carbon footprints
We have three course options.
Become a qualified tester! We run BCS ISTQB exam preparation courses for Foundation, Agile and Test Management.
This ISTQB Foundation level certification course covers the following high level learning objectives
Fundamentals of Testing
Testing throughout the Software Life Cycle
Static testing techniques
Test design techniques
Tool support for testing
This ISTQB Agile extension course can be combined with the foundation level certification making it a 5 day course. If run separately,then its a 2 day course. The following high level learning objectives are covered.
The Fundamentals of Agile Software Development
The different agile approaches
The Differences between Testing in Traditional and Agile Approaches
Testing in Agile Projects
Roles and skills of a tester in Agile Projects
Agile testing techniques and methods
Assess product quality risks within an Agile project
Estimate testing effort based on iteration content and quality risks
Tools in Agile Projects
The ISTQB Test Management certification course covers the following high level learning objectives;
Improving the testing process
Test Tools & Automation
We have delivered many software testing certification courses at a customer site.
Please contact us for further details.
Delivered to a team of company testers at the convenience of their own choice location
ISTQB licensed course materials
Delivered by an experienced certified ISTQB trainer
Whether you're self studying or have already taken a course, this structured online exam preparation course will help.
A two part web-based session. Each running for 2 hours.
First session provides an overview of ISTQB Syllabus.
Second session goes through exam style questions
As its we-based, attend from anywhere
Delivered by an experienced certified ISTQB trainer
An emerging hub for innovation and creativity, particularly with regards to digital technology, Brighton or ‘Silicon Beach’ as some tech start-ups refer to it, is fast becoming a popular home for exciting new businesses.
So as to get a feel of this vibrant coastal town, we've put a few photos together.
We run scheduled public courses at training venues in UK and Hong Kong. Onsite courses are often delivered at the convenience of our clients sites. Live web-based exam preparation courses are run online to help students study for the ISTQB certification exam.
Brighton, East Sussex, UK
Admiralty, Hong Kong Central, HK
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