Courses

Have you been considering moving into coaching as your next career step? If you are a counselor interested in moving into coaching, our 30-hour program is the place to start.


January 16, 2024 to May 6, 2024, Online Self-Paced

Autism Certificate

Course Fee: $295

Dates: Start anytime 

Times: Online, open enrollment

Course Description: In partnership with International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards, IBCCES, GovState’s School of Extended Learning is pleased to offer two Autism Certifications. The Autism Certificate (AC) is available for all professionals employed in a setting that requires you to work or have contact with individuals with autism. This Certificate recognizes professionals dedicated to promoting quality care in the field of Autism. The Autism Certificate does not require a Master's degree.



February 20, 2024 to May 10, 2024, Online

Certified Autism Specialist 

Course Fee: $495

Dates: Start anytime 

Times: Online, open enrollment

Course Description: In partnership with International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards, IBCCES, GovState’s School of Extended Learning is pleased to offer two Autism Certifications. A Certified Autism Specialist™ is defined as a professional who is responsible for the support and/or services provided to an individual on the autism spectrum that directly relates to the professional's specific scope of practice.

 



February 20, 2024 to May 10, 2024, Online

Certified Recovery Support Specialist Success Program 

Course: $3,000 to $3,300

Dates: February 23 to June 22, 2024 

Times: Meeting Schedule Determined by Instructors

Course Description: The Certified Recovery Support Specialist (CRSS) Success Program will provide high quality recovery support training with supervised practical experience and wrap-around supports.  Coordinated by post-secondary educational institutions for individuals with lived experience of mental health, substance use, or co-occurring mental health and substance use recovery.

All registrations must be approved before enrolling by GSU's Addictions Program. 



February 23, 2024 to June 22, 2024

Certified Recovery Support Specialist Success Program 

Course: $3,000 to $3,300

Dates: January 20 to May 11, 2024 

Times: Meeting Schedule Determined by Instructors

Course Description: The Certified Recovery Support Specialist (CRSS) Success Program will provide high quality recovery support training with supervised practical experience and wrap-around supports.  Coordinated by post-secondary educational institutions for individuals with lived experience of mental health, substance use, or co-occurring mental health and substance use recovery.

All registrations must be approved before enrolling by GSU's Addictions Program. 

If you have questions regarding the Peer Recovery training programs or are interested in signing up for future programs please contact prssgsu@govst.edu



January 20, 2024 to May 20, 2024
This program prepares students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical aspects of a medical office. Instruction includes preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, pharmacology, taking and documenting vital signs, technical aspects of phlebotomy, the 12-leadEKG and the cardiac life cycle. The purpose of the Clinical Medical Assisting program is to prepare students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical aspects of a medical office.


February 8, 2024 to May 16, 2024, Online via Blackboard

Dinner Event for Fostering Educational and Vocational Success for Young Adults with Disabilities

Dinner Fee: $25 

Dates: March 13, 2024

Times: 5 to 6 p.m. 

Course Description: 

Join us for dinner after the conference to generate ideas for what's next in our efforts to foster educational and vocational success. Dinner will conclude in time for guests to secure their seats for the presentation. This dinner is ticketed ($25) and limited capacity.  

To purchase dinner tickets only, please contact, 708.534.4099. 

 



Wednesday, March 13, 2024

Fostering Educational and Vocational Success for Young Adults with Disabilities - 5.0 hours

Course Fee: $100 for general public, $25 for GSU students

Dates: March 13, 2024

Times: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

Course Description: 

Supporters of young adults with disabilities, join us at Governors State University for the College of Health and Human Services 50th Anniversary Conference. You will have the opportunity to learn about evidence-based practices and connect with members of the community focused on providing resources for people with disabilities. The March 13, 2024 conference will be organized into three separate events.

Exhibitor Registration here.

 



Wednesday, March 13, 2024, Governors State University
Kinesio Taping Workshop The Kinesio Taping Foundations Course will present all the concepts and techniques of Kinesio Taping in an expedited course format. This course will be held over an 8 Hour two-day period with a 4 Hour Pre-course.


This course contains no sessions
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Governors State University's licensure review course provides intense preparation for the LCSW exams. This review course uses the most up-to-date examination materials from LEAP (Licensing Exam Preparation Services, LLC) and reflects the latest information for the DSM-5. Start this course anytime.


January 16, 2024 to May 6, 2024, Online Self-Paced Via Black Board