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Obtain the skills to get the job you need and want.
 
Time-on-Task: 26 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course provides students with very basic skills on how to operate a computer and function within a digital environment. Students will explore a computer’s hardware and software, as well as use the internet for either job search or basic workplace purposes. Course Objectives       Operate a computer, including keyboard, mouse, and controls       Create files within an application       Write emails to communicate       Attach files to an email       Use the internet for research and social networking You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       eTextbook       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $150.00



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Time-on-Task: 47 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course Description This course teaches students a professional branding technique that prepares them to create and manage their own personal brand to further themselves in their chosen industry. Students learn how to market your own experiences on a resume, in a personal narrative, and in a visual timeline or portfolio. Branding themselves for professional development helps students achieve short-term goals and visualize their goals for the long-term. Course Objectives       Describe the advantages of creating, managing, and maintaining a personal brand in today's employment market       Understand the expectations of employers in today's employment market       Create a professional portfolio that satisfies the needs of employers       Produce a video introduction that satisfies the needs of employers       Learn how to develop and leverage a social network to help advance your career       Learn best practices for sharing your personal brand You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       eTextbook       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $149.00



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Time-on-Task: 36 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionNavigating a job search can be frustrating, daunting, and ineffective if done incorrectly. Job seekers need to know how to develop a proactive job search. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to use data from self-assessment tools to select a job title, analyze their career marketing documents, analyze the strategies available to effectively access the hidden job market and the strategies to employ before, during, and after a job interview. Students will be able to differentiate between network communication strategies, develop a job search social media plan, and analyze the resources available to them in their job search. Course Objectives       Analyze the results of a self-assessment as it relates to a job search       Create career marketing documentation to use in a job search       Analyze strategies used to access the hidden job market       Determine a job search communication strategy       Analyze a social media plan for use in a job search       Develop a job search monitoring plan       Analyze job pre-interview strategies       Analyze job post-interview strategies You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $99.00



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Time-on-Task: 47 hoursCourses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course Description This course teaches students a professional branding technique that prepares them to create and manage their own personal brand to further themselves in their chosen industry. Students learn how to market your own experiences on a resume, in a personal narrative, and in a visual timeline or portfolio. Branding themselves for professional development helps students achieve short-term goals and visualize their goals for the long-term. Course Objectives       Describe the advantages of creating, managing, and maintaining a personal brand in today's employment market       Understand the expectations of employers in today's employment market       Create a professional portfolio that satisfies the needs of employers       Produce a video introduction that satisfies the needs of employers       Learn how to develop and leverage a social network to help advance your career       Learn best practices for sharing your personal brand You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       eTextbook       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $149.00



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Time-on-Task: 13 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course covers the importance of communication and collaboration in the workplace. Course Objectives       Describe the purposes and methods of communication for the workplace       Analyze appropriate verbal workplace communication       Analyze appropriate nonverbal workplace communication, including body language, facial expressions, emotions, and silence       Explain appropriate written communication for the workplace       Explain the elements of successful collaboration with teams in the workplace       Understand what constitutes proper meeting etiquette for each type of meeting You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $50.00



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Time-on-Task: 13 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course covers how to apply creativity skills and innovative thinking to the workplace. Course Objectives       Define creativity and innovation       Use the creative cycle in a workplace example       Explain strategies for developing and refining ideas in a group setting to improve and maximize creative efforts       Apply the process for implementing new ideas in the workplace       Identify symptoms of job burnout and mitigation strategies You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.  

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $50.00



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Time-on-Task: 13 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course covers how to apply critical thinking and problem solving skills to the workplace. Course Objectives       Define inductive, deductive, and circular reasoning       Describe qualities found in critical thinkers       Explain benefits of critical thinking in your work       Describe the connections between information and arguments       Describe solving problems using conventional and innovative methods You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.  

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $50.00



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Time-on-Task: 13 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course provides an overview of the principal elements of financial literacy. Course Objectives       Explain annual and monthly income       Identify different types of expenses       Describe the benefits and pitfalls of credit and loans       Explain the key elements of banking accounts       Describe best practices for maintaining a personal budget You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $50.00



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Time-on-Task: 13 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course provides an overview of the principal areas of flexibility and adaptability. Course Objectives       Describe advantages of flexibility at work       Identify the characteristics of adaptable people       Identify adaptation techniques       Describe the importance of incorporating different types of feedback       Define ways to manage change       Identify signs of depression related to change at work You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $50.00



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Time-on-Task: 13 hoursCourses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course provides an overview of the principal areas of initiative and self-direction. Course Objectives       Identify the traits of an individual with strong initiative and self-direction       Explain tangible and intangible success criteria when setting goals       Describe types of goals and techniques to reward yourself for goals achieved       Apply self-direction techniques to advance professional skills You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $50.00



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Time-on-Task: 13 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course covers the importance of quality leadership and how to lead with integrity. It discusses ethical behavior in using influence and power in the workplace and how to take responsibility. Course Objectives       Identify the characteristics of an effective leader       Explain how leaders motivate others       Identify ways to demonstrate and earn more responsibility       Identify the roles of integrity and ethical behaviour in using influence and power       Identify and choose a mentor You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.  

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $50.00



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Time-on-Task: 13 hours Courses may be completed in as little as a few short weeks, or up to 6 months. Your success throughout your online course experience will be represented digitally within a badge. The badge will show your employers and professional network your qualifications as well as course materials you mastered. Course DescriptionThis course covers the importance of productivity and accountability in the workplace. Course Objectives       Explain how worker productivity impacts business       Describe goal-setting strategies in difficult situations       Describe ways to increase productivity       Identify productivity tools       Identify characteristics of a productive team       Describe ways to keep a team productive       Describe task management process       Identify ways to assess personal accountability       Explain steps for being more accountable You want to be engaged as you learn. We get it.  We also know engagement is important to true retention and learning. For that reason, each course includes:       Online course material       Interactive lesson presentations       Audio-to-go podcasts       Personalized study guides       User-specific pacing charts       Engaging lesson presentations       Interactive “Check Your Understanding” exercises/quizzes       Mobile Friendly Experience: laptops, computers, tablets, etc.

Self-Paced

Instructor : Online Class Instructor 

Online 24/7 (Dates:Upon Registration)

Location : Online

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition: $50.00



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