Credit: 1 PDH or CE Hours
Course Fee: $9.00
Attention PE engineers in the States of Ohio, Indiana, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania!
This course can not be used as a continuing education course to renew your license in any of the above States. The course material of this course is not within the guidelines of States requirements.
The world faces a range of significant global challenges including food and water shortages, energy security, climate change, human and animal diseases, and counter-terrorism. Science and engineering can provide solutions to these and more, but none of the answers the world requires will be realized if the skills we need to communicate them have been neglected.
As science and engineering professionals we must continue to work effectively with each other and with other stakeholders both in Government and elsewhere. We all have an instrumental role to play in developing and delivering the policy solutions needed to mitigate these issues. Perhaps most importantly, we must ensure a fully informed public is kept up to speed.
The key to better understanding is better communication, and as well as our collective need to improve verbal communication, it is in our writing that the impact of our messages must be maximized.
Review the quiz before studying the course.
Course Author: Professor John Beddington (Government Chief Scientific Adviser)
This course comes with a multiple-choice quiz. You can view the quiz and take the quiz if you are logged in your account. You can take the quiz for this online PDH course as many times until passed. The passing grade is 70% and above. After you pass the quiz simply follow the page, to pay for the course and print your certificate instantly. A copy of the certificate and receipt for this course will always be in your account.
This online PDH or CE course can also be used as a continuing education course for the following.