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Penny Ferry Training (Comet.training) are now fully accredited to offer Nature Site Guide - Level 2 courses on-line. These courses are fully compliant with the SAQA requirements and are available immediately from anywhere - we have already accredited our first batch of Learners as Tourist Guides at this level. The…
Recall a course in college that made a lasting impact on you. What was so unique about it? Was it because it was very useful? Or was it because the instructor was very good? Or did the interaction with peers make it meaningful? If you really think about it, you…
Irwin King says we must take risks to turn Hong Kong’s passive culture of rote-learning into creative learning, and the government has made moves in the right direction. As a knowledge-based and technologically driven society, Hong Kong is well placed to adopt e-learning in a big way. Yet, e-learning in…
Mobile, relevant, personalised and self-paced content coverage at point of need. These are the things learners want. Unfortunately, in traditional classroom courses, learning is often very different and tend to disappoint. The boom in digital revolution and mobile-phone sales has triggered dramatic changes in how we come across, view, ideate, propagate…
There has been an uproar regarding the significant changes taking place in Edu-tech sector. Education industry has moved from traditional blackboard style to highly advanced internet based industry. In the last five years, there are tremendous changes that have been observed by the industry. The Indian system of education started…
Hotels Find Benefits from Online and Hands-on Training The hospitality industry is notorious for the high turnover rate of front line employees. Costs to train a new employee can range from $5,000 and up. In addition, there are soft costs resulting from on boarding new employees including missed sales opportunities…
The eLearning Industry is always buzzing with inventiveness and excitement. Technology is the great enabler, and Learning and Development teams in enterprises are looking towards eLearning for creative ways to enhance training experiences. Here are 4 ways to increase interactivity in eLearning and address the employees’ training and development needs.…
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Comet Training is a trading name for The Penny Ferry (Pty) Ltd, a limited liability company established in 1996. The Penny Ferry has been involved in hands-on training and e-learning for many years, specializing in the Marine, Environmental, Tourism, Industrial, Health and Technical markets. Through close associations with other organizations, Comet Training was established to better promote a suite of e-learning applications to the global markets.