Gerard Prendergast is Manager and Training Director of Abacus Learning Systems.
Among numerous courses Gerard Prendergast has developed the ILM (Institute of Leadership and Management) certified Abacus Online Trainer Course. He has also delivered this course as well as various other online and face-to-face sessions and workshops together with Christel Schneider over the last four years.
Professor Kurt Kohn holds the Chair of Applied Linguistics in the English Department at the University of Tübingen. He is also Director of the Steinbeis Transfer Centre - Language Learning Media, affiliated to the Chair of Applied Linguistics.
Professor Kurt Kohn advises and supports Christel Schneider in transferring language course content into appropriate web-based sessions for online delivery using the Telos Language Studio Authoring Tools.
Margrit Lehmkuhl-Wiese is head of department at the Administration Union- Volkshochschule Lingen. She offers Online Courses delivered by Abacus trained staff on the platform of the E-VHS-Akademie. She also supports the Abacus Online Trainer Certificate Courses at Abacus Learning Systems.
Arthur McKeown is Lecturer in Management at the University of Ulster, Business Institute, Belfast Northern Ireland.
Christel Schneider and Arthur McKeown have been cooperating in the online qualification of University Staff at the University of Ulster as well as in the design and delivery of English Courses online.