Courses Affiliated with Cognition Today

1. Life Skills Trainer Course (Sept. 10-14th; Rs. 3,300/-; 5:30-7:30 pm IST)

The 21st-century post-pandemic world is unlike anything we’ve seen in history. Public health, education, communication, social health, online behavior has taken a complete detour from what we’ve grown up with. That is why the idea of Life-skills has completely changed. To facilitate growth in the near future and help others adjust to the world, authors and psychologists from 4 institutes have come together to deliver one of the most updated & upgraded life-skills training programs. Dr. Raakesh Kriplani, India’s pioneering cyberpsychologist and trainer, will spearhead these sessions.

Course details

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Offered by: Indian Cyber Psychology Association + George Washington University of Peace + Central India Institute of Psychology + Cognition Today

Date: 10th to 14th September 2020

Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Indian Standard Time (GMT +5:30)

Venue: Zoom

Fees: Rs. 3,300/- per person (Approx $50/-); 10% discount for a group sign-up (3+ people)

Outcome: Life-skills trainer certificate + potential career benefits in management roles, education, counseling, training, coaching, and entrepreneurship.

Lead trainer: Dr. Raakesh Kriplani is one of India’s top psychologists with 1500+ workshops and training sessions under his name. He is a first-generation cyberpsychologist and has spent decades training students and advising private and govt. educational bodies. He is a recipient of an International Health Care Award (2016) for Best Psychologist in Maharashtra by TIME’s Cyber Media and IBN 7.

What will I learn?

Communication skills

  1. Language proficiency, internet speak, computer-speak, cross-cultural sharing, local skills
  2. Empathy
  3. Responsible sharing of information
  4. Conflict resolution
  5. Assertiveness and standing up
  6. Cultural sensitivity
  7. Self-presentation offline and online

Transactive memory

  1. Social capital
  2. Networking

DIY skills

  1. Learning to troubleshoot
  2. Customer care and free resources
  3. Doing your own research


  1. Multiple options ready applications, project ideas, etc.
  2. Multiple problem-solving approaches

Developing expertise

  1. Signal-noise, sensitivity, reliability
  2. Variety and mental flexibility, jack-of-many

Developing trust in authority

  1. Medical info
  2. Official statements
  3. Misinformation, validity check

Creativity skills

  1. Mandatory ability to “create” and “populate ideas”
  2. Mandatory ability to prove you can create

Community help

  1. Internet tax, paying-forward, upkeep
  2. Meta-personal identity

Self-help and self-care

  1. Choosing the right bandwagon
  2. Understanding the survivorship bias
  3. Self-regulation, emotion-regulation, and social management

Decision making & problem-solving

  1. Cognitive biases & overcoming them
  2. The Einstellung effect, problem set, construal level, problem space
  3. Mental models

Who can enroll in this life-skills training course?

Any student who wants to improve life-skills and adapt can take this course. Its perfectly suited for counselors, educators, managers, entrepreneurs, students, and coaches. The certificate will also help anyone who wants to use life-skills training at a professional level or refresh previous training.

Minimum requirements

This course does not have any academic or career-based minimum requirements. Your interest and motivation is perfect!

Sign-up & Inquiry: You can get in touch with Aditya Shukla via email ( or phone (+91 9923747132) directly