Welcome to Virak, your one-stop People and Project Skills Education and Coaching provider. You are in good company.


NEW COURSE We are pleased to introduce you to Productivity 360, our new productivity workshop for all team members!

NEW WEBSITE: We have just launched the German version of our website. Please feel free to let your German-speaking friends know if they are looking for Persönliche Kompetenzen und Projektmanagement Kurse.

NEW COACHING: Instead of one of our 2-day courses, why not try our high performance 1-on-1 coaching days?

NEW WORKSHOP: We have added a new 1-day workshop on “Change – What can I do About It?” – click on the title for more details.

FREE TEAM BUILDING! We just compiled a 150 pages guide for free team building activities ideas. You can also send us an email to know more about our team building workshops!

Christine Petersen spoke at the 2014 Project Management Congress in Lausanne on 24 April on: “Managing Difficult People” in English. For a copy of the presentation, please send us an email

Christine Petersen has released her book The Practical Guide to Project Management online for free. Please make sure you download in order to discover a very easy overview of good practice in Project Management.
Feel free to review it on your websites and blogs!

ProPM-P© Certification Preparation - We have added new courses dates for one of our most requested trainings, taking place in:

Geneva on:
- 15-16 Sept + 9-10 Oct 2014
- 27-28 Oct + 20-21 November 2014

Zurich on:
- 6-7 Oct + 30-31 Oct 2014
- 17-18 Nov + 8-9 Dec 2014

Please contact us online to book a seat for a public project management skills or people skills course or send an email info@virak.com.

Productive Teams Wellness Workshop - We are delighted to introduce our new exclusive 1/2 day workshop. Contact us to know more ! info@virak.com

Intercultural Awareness course - We have created a new course on intercultural awareness, helping you negotiate and communicate better in an international cross-cultural environnement.

Please send us an email for course dates in 2014 for the following courses:
+ Writing and Presenting in Public
+ Problem Solving Decision Making
+ Stress, Time and Priorities
+ Effective Presentation Skills 

Christine Petersen spoke on "How to Convince Through Storytelling" at the  PMI / SMP Conference in Lausanne. Send us an email to know more about the presentation and how to convince through storytelling.

Christine Petersen spoke in French on "10 Commandments of Project Management" for the Geneva Junior Chamber. Send us an email to know more about the presentation and project management.

Christine Petersen spoke on "Body Language: What are you REALLY Saying" at the PMI / SMP Conference in Lausanne. Send us an email to know more about the presentation and body language.

Christine Petersen spoke on "Communicating in Difficult Situations" at the ASO conference. Send us an email to know more about the presentation and crisis management.


Based in Switzerland, we are a specialist international company offering expertise, coaching and training in Project Management, Six Sigma and People Skills to clients around the world.

Virak also offers preparations to the PMP® and CAPM® certifications of
the Project Management Institute (PMI®): we are PMI Registered Education Providers.

We ensure that the course content clearly targets the needs of the participants, that they learn quickly and are ready to apply their new knowledge and self-awareness as soon as they are back in the work environment. We believe that if participants are enjoying themselves, are interacting and are actively participating, then they will be much more likely to achieve this goal.

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