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Safety science students quiz
National Council of Science Museums and UL India, a safety science company, are organising National Safety Science Quiz 2015 for high school students during August-October 2015. The theme is “Safety in Everyday Life”. The written round for selection of students will be held at  Bengaluru and six other cities. Each participating school can send up to a maximum of 20 students from class IX to class XII. The top four students from each of the seven centres will then participate in further rounds of the quiz to be held at Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum (VITM), Bengaluru, during the last week of October. Registration for the written test will be done online till July 31, 2015. Visit www.vismuseum.gov.in for registration and details.

Language Development course
Brindavan Education Centre, Jayanagar, Bengaluru, is conducting a short course for teachers to equip them with the necessary knowledge and skills in early language development of children from preschool to lower primary. The course is titled ‘Developing Literacy and Numeracy in Pre School years – a teacher  enrichment programme’. The certificate is given jointly from Brindavan Education Centre and Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan. It is a six-month course commencing in July 2015. Classes will be held on Saturday afternoons at Jayanagar.  Contact: 080-26581692 / 9845357361 to know more or email brindavansldtraining@gmail.com.

Online English Grammar course
Edx is conducting an online course on English Grammar and style covering grammatical principles, word usage, writing style, sentence and paragraph structure, and punctuation. It will introduce learners to resources by showing them video clips of interviews conducted with distinguished grammarians, challenging them with quizzes and writing activities that will give them strategies to help  build skills that will enhance the quality of their writing. Visit www.edx.org/course/english-grammar-style-uqx-write101x-0 to know more.

B Sc (Hons)
in Computer Networks
Staffordshire University, UK, is offering applications for its BSc (Hons)-one year top-up programme in Computer Networks. The course duration is one year, with the option of placement in renowned companies. The University is offering automatic scholarships worth £1000 to the applicants for its 2015 intake starting from September. The last date to send the applications for the course is July 31, 2015. For details visit http://www.staffs.ac.uk/course/SSTF-10247.jsp.

Managers programme
Cornell University has launched a specially-designed ‘Cornell-ILR Experienced Managers Program (CEMP)’ for Indian professionals. Crafted to bring the next stage of career growth for mid-level professionals/entrepreneurs, the 12-month certificate program offers insights into integral managerial decision-making processes. Recruitment for the first batch of participants has already begun and the enrolment process will remain open until September 23, 2015. The batches will start the programme on Friday, October 23, 2015. Visit: cemp.ilr.cornell.edu for more details.
Diploma in Printing Technology
Institute of Printing Technology, Pune, is offering a two-year Diploma in Printing Technology and Graphic Arts. The subjects included are Corel Draw, Page Maker,  Photoshop,  Essentials of Printing Technology,  Offset Printing ,  Reproduction Photography,  Surface Preparation, Screen Printing, Gravure Printing, Flexography Printing,  Flexible Packaging, Imaging techniques/Communication skills/Printers design, Mechanical/Electrical/Electronics,  Print for Packaging,  Modern techniques in Surface Preparation, New Concepts in Packaging and Development of Business skills. Visit instituteofprintingtechnology.com to know more.
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