Courses

Do you love writing and building rewarding, long-lasting relationships? Do you have a passion for a cause? As a grant writer, you can help nonprofit organizations, schools, religious institutions, and research organizations acquire the funds they need to operate and to thrive. In this A to Z Grant Writing class, you'll learn how to put together a Gold Medal Proposal Package-one that will capture the attention, and the funds, of donors.


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Develop the language of accountability, a model for achieving a work environment where people can count on each other to keep commitments. Learn how to hold others accountable using clear agreements and build personal ownership to support effective delegation.


October 20-22, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Gain a solid foundation of accounting with hands-on experience. This course will provide you the essentials of double-entry bookkeeping as you learn to properly analyze and record receivables, payables, payroll, taxes and common banking activities within professional accounting documents.


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Develop essential skills in Microsoft Excel 2016 to better consolidate, analyze, and report on data. This course provides expert instruction and hands-on exercises to help you easily master analysis tools, PivotTables, conditional formatting and other advanced features to play a key role in any organization.


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These courses will provide managers the basic foundation they need to become competent Agile practitioners. The program introduces the learner to the basic methodologies, practices, and key concepts of Agile and enables the learner to explore, through case studies, many of the common challenges of working on an Agile team.


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The HeartCode BLS Provider provides the same education and certification as the standard BLS with a convenient online portion that can be done at home followed by an in-person 2.5 hour skills session. See class bulletin for more information on in-person class guidelines.


Saturday, October 10, 2020, Bend Classroom & Online
Saturday, October 24, 2020, Bend Classroom & Online
Saturday, October 24, 2020, Bend Classroom & Online
These courses offers instruction on crafting many of the most common business communication formats: memos, reports, brochures, proposals, presentations, catalogs, and websites. Topics include formal and informal outlining techniques, using email appropriately in an organizational setting, and revising for wordiness, unnecessary phrases, redundancy, and jargon.


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Gain the skills to give and receive feedback, helping your team members grow and develop while building engagement within the organization.


November 3-5, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Discover how to stay connected while working in the virtual environment using Microsoft Teams through Office 365. Learn to set up teams, create channels, chat with your colleagues, share files and more. This useful tool will also save time and maintain workplace relationships regardless of your location.


Wednesday, October 14, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Learn how to create attractive, sophisticated blogs and websites-without any coding! WordPress is the world's most popular content management system, powering more than 34 percent of all sites on the Internet. WordPress is an easy-to-use solution that will help you put your site on the web in far less time than by coding, and at a much lower cost than hiring a professional.


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This self-paced online class fulfills the 1 hour Cultural Competency Continuing Education requirement as defined by the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists. NCBTMB Approved Provider.


September 18, 2020 to January 4, 2021, ONLINE BLACKBOARD
These courses offer an introduction to the critical elements of information security, as well as foundational information about key certifications for professionals in the industry. Each of the eight courses will help learners master the vocabulary of the industry and offers examples, videos, interactive games, and review questions to ensure mastery of the material.


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Based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown, Dare to Lead™ is an empirically based courage-building program designed for professionals. The most significant finding from Brené's latest research is that courage is a collection of four skill sets that are teachable, measurable, and observable. Join us in this five-day experiential course to develop these courage-building skills and grow as a leader. For more information, visit our Dare to Lead webpage.


October 6, 2020 to November 6, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
These data analytic courses provide an overview of topics in statistics and their applications in a variety of fields. Explore the basics of quantitative analysis and its increasing use in today's professional landscape. Learners are exposed to quantitative decision-making tools and techniques, which tie into real-world case studies.


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Creating effective online learning courses and simulations can be a challenge. There are tools and techniques, as well as best practices, that can help those designing and creating online learning content for organizations and institutions of higher education.


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Digital marketing helps organizations promote and sell products and services through online marketing methods such as social media messaging, website ads, Facebook marketing campaigns, Google Adwords, and more. It's vital to develop a marketing strategy that keeps up with the technology. Courses cover the strategic issues, marketing methods and tactics, industry terminology, and best practices.


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Licensed Electricians can complete four hours of continuing education in Central Oregon covering articles 701 and 702 emergency system installation requirements, required signage and the continuity of the systems for safety.


Tuesday, October 13, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Licensed Electricians can complete eight hours of continuing education focusing on the changes of the 2017 Grounding and Bonding of the National Electric Code (NEC). Bring your 2017 NEC Code Book to class if you have one.


Tuesday, November 10, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
This 48-hour course prepares licensed Electricians for the State of Oregon exams for Electrical Signing Supervisors License, Electrical Plant Supervisor License, and Electrical Inspector Certification.


January 9, 2021 to March 20, 2021, RTEC 209
Emotional Intelligence is based on such competencies as respecting yourself, persistently working to achieve your full potential, valuing and motivating others, and engaging creatively when conflict happens. Learn to identify and develop these competencies in yourself and others. Leaders and teams with high emotional intelligence are more successful and resilient than those who are only technically qualified.


October 6-8, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
This class combines self-paced online learning with in-person class sessions that covers the State of Oregon, Oregon Health Authority (OHA) EMT 24-hour renewal requirements and the revised NREMT 20-hour EMT Recert National Component.


October 16-17, 2020, CAS 114
These courses introduce key issues in entrepreneurship for those looking to start a business on their own. What does it take to build and grow a business from scratch? What personal characteristics are shared by successful entrepreneurs? What types of resources are available to budding entrepreneurs, and where can you find them? Learners who complete this program will have the answers to those questions and others that are essential to the success of their businesses.


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This self-paced online class fulfills the 4 contact hour Professional Ethics and the 1 hour Cultural Competency Continuing Education requirements as defined by the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists. NCBTMB Approved Provider.


September 18, 2020 to January 4, 2021, ONLINE BLACKBOARD
This self-paced online class is a general review of ethics and standards and fulfills the 4 contact hour Professional Ethics Continuing Education requirement as defined by the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists. NCBTMB Approved Provider.


September 18, 2020 to January 4, 2021, ONLINE BLACKBOARD
These courses will introduce non-financial managers to the essentials of finance. The course will help you become conversant in critical financial terminology, and you'll learn how to calculate key financial management indicators. You will learn how to assess your organization's financial health by reviewing balance sheets, income statements, and statements of cash flow, and you will discover how finance and accounting tools can be used to support informed decision-making within organizations.


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Introduces the organization and management of a fire and emergency services department and the relationship of government agencies to the fire service. Emphasis is placed on fire and emergency service ethics and leadership from the perspective of the company officer. (This course is a FESHE non-core requirement and is equivalent to NFA C0272.) Prerequisites: SFS 101, SFS 102, WR 121 or instructor permission. Please contact Stephanie Goetsch, sgoetsch@cocc.edu to obtain instructor permission. Books are required for this class.


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Do you have a knack for explaining complex subjects in a way that makes them easy to understand? If so, you should consider entering the well-paying field of technical writing. This course will teach you the fundamentals techniques that all successful technical writers use. You will learn how to translate complex information into easily understood language, and how to become a wizard at marrying the art of publishing with the science of technology.


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Develop English grammar skills and take your writing and speaking to the next level. This course explores the eight parts of speech, punctuation and mechanics, foundational sentence construction, phrases, clauses, problem words, common mistakes, and more with practical, hands-on exercises.


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Has your job scope grown to include Human Resource (HR) responsibilities? In today's workplaces, many professionals oversee HR functions while multitasking across various disciplines from sales, accounting, finance, etc. This course is designed to give non-HR professionals a baseline in Human Resource management.


October 8, 2020 to December 3, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
An effective human resource management strategy is a valuable asset to any company, but those running small businesses often cannot justify designating a full-time HR professional to manage employee relations, compensation, policy-making, performance management, and employee appraisals. These courses will teach you the basics of managing the benefits and policies that support an effective staff. What does an employer need to know about anti-discrimination regulations? What are the key aspects of pay policies? How can employers avoid the traps of the employee selection process? Discover the answers to these and other important questions.


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These courses will help you become reacquainted with your own stores of creativity and innovation. Gain a set of tools that allow you to leverage your creativity to identify and solve organizational problems. One activity asks you how you might look at a problem from a different angle to produce a more creative result; others walk you through the process of using analogies or replacement techniques to invent creative solutions to problems.


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Discover how to add features to and customize websites built with WordPress, the world's most popular website building platform. This course will help you build interactive sites where visitors can comment on your articles, fill out forms and applications, buy your products, and even make appointments.


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Learn how to use Adobe Acrobat X to create PDF files and take advantage of its many time-saving features, communication options, and forms.


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Create state-of-the-art, modern websites like the pros using CSS3 and HTML5. This course will provide you with the foundation you need to master these two critical and fast-growing new Web languages through hands-on training and expert instruction.


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If you work with numbers, you need to master Microsoft Excel 2016! This course will teach you dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully-formatted worksheets quickly and efficiently. You will also learn the secrets behind writing powerful mathematical formulas and discover how to use the function wizard to quickly and automatically calculate statistics, loan payments, future value, and more.


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Take your presentations from "so-so" to sensation with PowerPoint. This course will help you discover how to use Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 to create professional-quality slide presentations that grab attention from start to finish and make your message memorable.


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Photoshop is the world's most popular photo-editing program. Artists, photographers, designers, and hobbyists all rely on Adobe Photoshop for image creation and editing. The course provides detailed, step-by-step instructions that will teach you how to use Photoshop CC with confidence.


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Take control of accounting for your business. This course provides hands-on experience in QuickBooks 2019 as you set up a chart of accounts; reconcile your bank accounts; create and print invoices, receipts, and statements; track payables, inventory, and receivables; create estimates; and generate reports.


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Become more confident, make great first impressions, get along with others, and create better personal and professional relationships. This course provides a step-by-step process to become a great conversationalist as you use communication to build rapport and create trust, warmth, and respect.


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Leadership Lab@COCC is six topic leadership development experience incorporating many learning activities to grow the habits successful leaders need in today's workplace. More information: https://www.cocc.edu/departments/continuinged/leader-lab.aspx


October 6, 2020 to December 17, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
What is leadership and why is it important? How does a leader encourage change without triggering fearful resistance? What are the key elements to leading an effective team? What is the role of charisma in leadership? How can a leader achieve work-life balance? These courses address all of these questions and many more.


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This self-paced course introduces key concepts and terms to prepare learners to earn their LEED® Green Associate v4 accreditation. The course is divided into modules that explain LEED® process, LEED® certification, and the knowledge domains associated with the seven LEED® rating systems, in a simple and straightforward way that can be quickly and easily understood.


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Take the next step in your career as a Tax Professional in this three-day course for Tax Preparers studying for the Oregon Licensed Tax Consultant exam.


December 2-14, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Choose from a range of online courses designed for the experienced manager as well as those who are new to management. Get a head start on managing issues correctly and professionally with less stress and fewer negative organizational circumstances.


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If you have ever had trouble memorizing medical terms, this course (and word association approach) is for you. You'll learn medical terminology from an anatomical approach by looking at each root term, its origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage.


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Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a continual learning process. Professionals with previous MI training or practice will continue developing skills in their role supporting individuals to make and sustain behavior changes. More Information and Continuing Education Approval: cocc.edu/ce/mi/


November 6-13, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
This introductory course covers the spirit, core skills and processes of Motivational Interviewing (MI), as well as the most current research of MI use and effective practice. For additional information and Continuing Education approval, visit our Motivational Interviewing webpage.


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Make your transition from peer to supervisor successful! Being promoted to a role supervising your former peers is one of the most difficult transitions to make in your career. Learn how to develop agreements to hold yourself and others accountable, build your team, set goals, support your organization and create documentation of poor performance.


October 27-29, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
These online courses introduce learners to key current management issues for nonprofit organizations. Fundraising, board and volunteer development, budgeting, reading financial statements, leadership, marketing, and setting strategic direction are all addressed, and video commentary on these crucial topics will give you insight into how nonprofit professionals apply key concepts in their own organizations.


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Learn the core concepts and components of supply chain management, including supplier evaluations, logistics, inventory management, and other supply chain practices.


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Approach Performance Management on a day-to-day basis by working with your employees to be sure they understand their roles and responsibilities. Ultimately, this will inspire employees to reach for greater productivity and personal growth.


December 1-3, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
A review of federal and state pesticide laws, regulations and safe use to prepare for the Oregon Department of Agriculture Laws & Safety exam.


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Leaders know that this unique time offers many challenges and opportunities, and we are unsure about the road ahead. Join us as we tackle head-on the specific challenges of team leadership during this era of uncertainty.


September 29, 2020 to October 6, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Prepare for the first overhaul of evaluation and management (E/M) office visit documentation and coding in almost 30 years.


November 10-12, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Are you looking for high quality and interesting online coursework to study for the PMP exam or to earn PDUs to maintain your PMP certification? Explore our online options.


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Become an indispensable member of your project team by discovering and mastering the critical concepts you need to initiate, plan, execute, monitor, control, and close any type and size of project. This course combines 36 hours of online learning with five interactive online sessions.


October 6, 2020 to December 1, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Increase your project management knowledge and earning potential in this class for candidates preparing to take the exam to become certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP). This is not an entry-level course. Material will focus on PMBOK, 6th edition. See www.pmi.org for more information about PMP exam requirements.


November 7-14, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM


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A great class for the professional who is a true beginner or novice, with little or no Spanish language instruction. Manage emergencies efficiently and safely using accurate Spanish vocabulary and phrases.


November 5, 2020 to December 10, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Prepare for the Oregon Real Estate Broker's License Exam in just 10 weeks. This course combines weekly interactive sessions with online home study to meet the Oregon Real Estate Agency (OREA) requirement.


October 6, 2020 to December 19, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
December 2, 2020 to February 13, 2021, ONLINE ZOOM
These self-paced courses prepare you for the successful completion of the MindEdge Six Sigma Yellow or Green Belt Certification Exams by explaining the concepts, strategies, tools, and techniques you will need to complete process improvement projects and activities.


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This online informational meeting will help you gather information about COCC's bilingual training preparing individuals to serve as Health Care Interpreters in medical settings. Registration for meeting is required to receive online access link.


Tuesday, November 10, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
This series includes five independent but interconnected sessions building competencies to move from coping to thriving in the workplace and beyond. The key concepts and skills learned in each session will improve your professional and personal life and make your work/life integration stronger, smoother and happier.


October 13, 2020 to November 10, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Intentionally building community and connection positively impacts your ability to manage small and large challenges. If you've felt disconnected to others or questioned your value on your team, learn some concrete steps you can take to create a strong community.


Tuesday, November 10, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
When change is all around, your unique and powerful strengths can help you boost productivity. Regardless of how you feel about ambiguity, this session will help you create more comfort and clarity in the midst of uncertainty.


Tuesday, October 20, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Discover how the unique and powerful strengths you already have are the key to your happiness right now and to your overall success. Set the foundation for future Stronger@Work sessions by learning how to recognize your core strengths.


Tuesday, October 13, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Your ability to fully focus and create opportunities for flow in the workday is the foundation for identifying high-impact work and increasing productivity. Discover where you are losing energy and momentum in your daily routine and how to generate energy and forward movement.


Tuesday, October 27, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Build your resilience by developing a set of daily skills and practices anchored by the ability to carefully listen and respond rather than react. Being responsive and resilient is a competency that can be built through leveraging your personal strengths in your daily activities.


Tuesday, November 3, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
A sustainable business is one that generates profits for its owners, protects the environment, and improves the lives of the people with whom it interacts. This program covers key topics in Sustainable Management.


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Learn proven techniques to transform your team into a highly-motivated, hardworking team. Whether your team is virtual or not, a unified team will consistently outperform a collection of talented individuals.


December 15-17, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Dr. Andria Woodell brings you an hybrid self-paced and interactive live online professional development workshop on the psychological science behind bias and how awareness of the research can help individuals and communities work to change our perception and interaction with others.


November 13-21, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM
Advance your ability to identify, understand and respond to difficult people in a positive and productive manner.


November 17-19, 2020, ONLINE ZOOM