Information Technology & Engineering

Information and communication technologies have become critically important area in the advancement to the global society. Not least because we increasingly live in a divided world and in an increasingly divided society, information and communication have pivotal roles in the development of a society. Technological advancement during the last few decades has transformed global society into an information society. Today, more than ever, ICTs are recognized as means for sustainable human, social and economic development.

Innovations in ICT and their diffusion lead to much more than faster communication and the simple automation of tasks. Many developing countries have accepted ICT as a national mission within an overall 4C framework of ICT: computers, communications, content, and human capacity. The challenges of ICT across all dimensions in the four interrelated features: awareness, availability, accessibility, and affordability require improvement in order to reduce the digital divide. Security and privacy issues are key concerns that place an implicit cost on transactions.

Engineering discipline is the creative application of scientific innovations, which is always dynamic as new technologies are emerging often in response to the human need for development. The rapid pace of technological advancement gives birth to new disciplines of engineering such as nanotechnology, mechatronics or computer engineering. Engineering is regarded as the key driver to the human development. Thus the development of engineering skills is vital for the social and economic development.

The ICT and Engineering training courses offered by AIT Extension will continue to stress on capacity building in the Asia pacific region. The focus of our courses will be on the development of skills in emerging domains of engineering and ICT that will enhance the information communication and engineering delivery capabilities of an organization.

Development of human capacity is one of the most important elements in harnessing ICTs to the development needs. With the mission of developing the human capacity of the developing and under developed nations in the Asia Pacific region, AIT Extension is imparting training on ICT based on the experiences of countries in the region. ICTs are to be applied successfully for sustainable development, and new capabilities must be established and sustained.

The ICT training courses offered by AIT Extension will continue to stress on capacity building in the Asia Pacific region and will focus more on later developments in the ICT disciplines that will enhance information generation and communication delivery capabilities of an organization.

AIT Extension is qualified and proficient in providing a large scope of training courses. The following extensive course list is simply for reference and is not scheduled unless advertised in our calendar. If you are interested in any of these courses or require a customized course, please note that to open and run it, we require at least 10 participants. 

The course costs USD 12,500 for a group of ten participants for One week, and USD 1,250 for each additional participant, and that the course can be made available on demand, and customized to the specific requirements of the client. Scheduling will be in consultation with the client. 

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Information Technology & Engineering offers these courses:

Codesort icon Title Course duration
EG01 Introduction to the Micro–Hydro Power 1 Week
EG02 Introduction to Renewable Energy 1 Week
EG03 Bridge Design and Construction using ICT 3 Weeks
EG04 Construction Management 3 Weeks
EG05 Construction Management and Quality Control for Road Works 2 Weeks
EG06 Irrigation System Management 3 Weeks
EG07 Small Scale Water Resources Rehabilitation and Management 3 Weeks
EG08 Monitoring and Evaluation of Rural Infrastructure Development Project 2 Weeks
EG09 Rural Road Development and Maintenance Management 3 Weeks
IM01 Remote Sensing and GIS Applications in Natural Resources Management 3 Weeks
IM02 Implementing Selective ERP Applications and Management 2 Weeks
IM03 Information Technology Applications in Project Management 3 Weeks
IM04 E-Commerce and E-Services: Strategies and Implementation 3 Weeks
IM05 Educational Research, Evaluation and Analysis Using Information Technology 3 Weeks
IM06 Information Technology Applications in Management 2 Weeks
IM07 ICT for Poverty Reduction and Rural Development Planning 3 Weeks
IM08 Construction Management Using ICT 3 Weeks
IM09 Effective Implementations of e-Governance 2 Weeks
IM10 Information Systems Development and Management 3 Weeks
IM11 Effective Management Skills Using ICT 3 Weeks
IM12 Office/General Management Skills Using IT Applications 2 Weeks
IM13 Water Resources Management and IT Applications 2 Weeks
IM14 ICT in Public Administration and Civil Services Management 2 Weeks
IM15 Knowledge Management 2 Weeks
IM16 Multimedia Journalism 2 Weeks
IM17 E-Procurement 2 Weeks
IM18 IT Governance 2 Weeks
IT01 Network Security 3 Weeks
IT02 Web Page Development and Deployment 2 Weeks
IT03 Design and Development of Intranet/Internet Accessible Information System Using MS SQL Server 4 Weeks
IT04 Linux Essentials and Server Administration 3 Weeks
IT05 Design and Development of Instructional Material Using Desktop, Web and Multimedia Tools 3 Weeks
IT06 Web-based Database Applications Development Using MySQL and PHP 4 Weeks
IT07 Survey Data Organization and Analysis Using Statistical Application Software 4 Weeks
IT08 PC Configuration and Troubleshooting 2 Weeks
IT09 Implementing and Trouble Shooting Wireless Networks 2 Weeks
IT10 Office Applications, Web and Multimedia Tools 3 Weeks
IT11 Installation and Administration of Windows 2003 Server 2 Weeks
IT12 Oracle Database Development and Administration 4 Weeks
IT13 ICT for International Construction Projects 3 Weeks
IT14 ICT for Gender Development 2 Weeks
IT15 Municipality Administrative System using Application of ICT 2 Weeks
IT16 Information Technology Audit 3 Weeks
IT17 IT Service Management: Best Practices 2 Weeks
IT18 Essentials of RFID Technology 1 Week
IT19 RFID Software Integration 2 Weeks
IT20 Cloud Computing: Implementation, Management and Security Risks 2 Weeks
IT21 Managing IT Projects 2 Weeks
IT22 Virtualization: Concepts and Implementation 2 Weeks
IT23 Implementing Virtualization using Windows 2008 Hyper-V 2 Weeks