Online learning

For Many Years, We Have Been Focusing On The Added Value Of Online Learning

With current lockdown in most countries across the world, training and coaching can only be provided online. We have substantial experience with online training and coaching. In fact, for many years, we have been focusing on the extra value that online training can provide: Supporting long-term development through a powerful blend of input, interaction and implementation.

How can we support your organisation with our online intercultural learning programmes? Contact us to make an appointment with our Blended Learning Expert Yvonne van der Pol.

Projects With Our Clients and Partners

We have developed online and blended learning programmes for these organisations:

Qantas Airways

Design and delivery of seven online intercultural learning modules

Qantas Airways was one of the first companies using online programmes for soft skills training. We designed and delivered country-specific online learning programmes for cabin crew and ground staff, helping them to understand and deal with the needs of customers from Japan, Korea, China, Australia and India. We also produced an online intercultural programme for all staff as well as an online intercultural programme for managers of Qantas Airways.


Open Online Catalogue of Intercultural Tools for VET Trainers (2018 – 2020)

Developing an online platform with a database of intercultural tools and introductory reading on intercultural learning, teaching and training.
In co-operation with six European project partners from Bulgaria, Ireland, Italy, Poland and Germany, we have developed an online platform for vocational trainers designed to support them in meeting the needs of culturally diverse groups of learners. Click here to learn more.

Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

SPOC Small Private Online Courses

We designed and have been delivering the Small Private Online Course (SPOC) Essential competences for international success for all government staff with international responsibilities. Up to 175 employees from all over the world can join the SPOC for joint learning and development of the four competences of Intercultural Readiness.


Expatriate assessment, coaching and country preparation

For more than five years, IBI has supported expatriates of Asurion and their partners in getting ready for the expatriate challenge and for living and working in the host country. Ninety percent of all programmes have been delivered entirely through online means, including online assessment of Intercultural Readiness, telephone coaching and video training by expatriation and culture specialists.

Government, industry and education

Intercultural Readiness Check Online Certification

For more than five years, we have been offering online certification for the Intercultural Readiness Check to members of organisations from around the world, including Georgetown University, Deakin University, Talengo,  Intercultures, ITIM International, the Howard Center, Windesheim University of Applied Sciences, Ghent University, Aston Business School and Crown Relocations.

Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Online And Blended Learning Programmes

We design and deliver online and blended programmes for members of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and for members of other Dutch ministries whose work is international in orientation.