E-mail, Web Browsing, Training etc
Malawi SDNP will run two training workshops with a duration of six days each during the first two weeks of September 2000 at its location in Blantyre.
2nd WORKSHOP FOR INTERNET NODE OPERATORS
is an intensive technical workshop involving both hardware and software
aspects of the Internet. The workshop will cover the following areas:
PARTICIPATION: Interested organisations and individuals need to submit an application to be admitted to attend the workshop.
Eligible participants will be those with at least a diploma in a computer field or a science degree and at least one year experience in Internet applications such as e-mail and the web. Applicants with a degree in a scientific field will have added advantages for admission.
COVERAGE: The workshop will cover the
PARTICIPATION: Interested organisations and individuals need to submit an application to be admitted to attend this workshop.
Eligible participants will be those with a good computer background preferably with good experience in word processing, some experience in Internet applications such as e-mail and web surfing. Applicants with a certificate, diploma in a computer field or a degree in any field will have added advantages for admission.
Applicants who enclose a backing letter from their organisations to attend this workshop and which includes official permission to bring materials to start a website on their organisations will have an added advantage of being admitted. Materials should include an organisational brochure as a minimum.
FEES FOR EACH WORKSHOP: The workshop fee for each participant is the MK equivalent of US$282 which covers tuition, room and meals at Polytechnic or US$180 for tuition and lunch only. Admitted applicants will be informed of the UN exchange rate to be used for fees payment during the first week of August 2000
A few well qualified participants will be sponsored by Malawi SDNP.
All participants will be required to make their own transport arrangements.
All participants will be required to bring either a recordable CD or 25 floppies.
Detailed day-by-day workshop programmes will be released in mid-August 2000.
Applications to attend the workshops should be sent to:
to arrive not later than 21 July 2000. While SDNP encourages e-mail enquiries, SDNP prefers written and hand signed applications.