Courses

As an APICS CLTD designee, you will have the skills and knowledge it takes to get noticed by employers and stand out from your peers. Earning the APICS CLTD certification will demonstrate your commitment to advancing both your career and your company's operations. Certification designed with you in mind!


September 29, 2020 to November 24, 2020, VIRTUAL CLASS
This course is intended to prepare applicants for the CADC exam. It has been approved for (21) CEU's from the Illinois Certification Board and/or as a 2 hour credit course to GSU students.


October 1-3, 2020, VIRTUAL CLASS
Join GSU's School of Extended Leaning as we begin the conversation around cannabis and the workplace in Illinois.


Thursday, October 29, 2020, LIVE ONLINE CLASS
Governors State University School of Extended Learning's Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® Exam Preparation ONLINE Course breaks down complex topics for anyone who is interested in or are just starting out in project management. This online course is a hands-on approach covering a wide range of topics, all reinforced through pre-recorded videos on each of the knowledge areas and practical examples with comprehension being tested at the end of each area with sample exam questions.Governors State University is a proud Registered Education Provider (R.E.P) with the PMI® with all material being approved through the PMI®. The textbook is an additional fee.


November 7, 2020 to December 12, 2020
April 10, 2021 to May 15, 2021
Early Development Professional Institute : Proof is in the Play Online


Saturday, September 26, 2020, Online
Acquire strategies in math, reading comprehension, writing, and verbal and quantitative skills to improve GRE scores using acclaimed Cambridge test preparation materials. Fee includes textbook, practice tests, and all course materials.The course will be online via Go To Meeting


September 19, 2020 to October 31, 2020, VIRTUAL CLASS
The four hour Illinois State Cannabis Certification Course: Responsible Vendor Training will fulfill the state's mandatory class room training for individuals seeking to work with Cannabis and Marijuana upon recreational legalization on January 1, 2020 in the State of Illinois. This class will run as a LIVE ONLINE CLASS.


Saturday, August 8, 2020, VIRTUAL CLASS
Students will complete a Lean Six Sigma project from inception to completion. Dates and times are flexible; please contact Amy Barsha at abarsha@govst.edu or 708.534.4565 to set schedule with instructor.


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The Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certificate program will focus on both Advanced Lean Techniques and Six Sigma "Green Belt" methodologies. Detailed and real-world examples of lean thinking will be reviewed with hands - on examples to enhance the learning experience. Learn how to integrate theories of business, statistics, and the elimination of waste with the goal of achieving tangible results. Six Sigma methods will include project planning and various statistical tools to equip the student to be Green Belt certified and a practitioner of Lean Six Sigma at their organization. The course is offered 100% online. Textbooks are an additional fee. Funding Available: This is a WIOA Approved Program.


September 12, 2020 to October 24, 2020, VIRTUAL CLASS
Lean Six Sigma for Supply Chain Certification focuses solely on Supply Chain. (LS3C) is a fresh new perspective to improve Supply Chain process flow while utilizing tools that Lean Six Sigma offers. Focusing entirely on Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Transportation and Procurement enables the practitioner to analyze current trends and follow-thru implementation. Supply Chain has proven results with improved customer service while reducing errors to zero.Optimizing Supply Chain Lean Six Sigma tools, helps maximize supplier partnerships within the Supply Chain that facilitates a shortened "time to market" with new product introduction. The efficient integration of identifying the "8 Wastes" within the Supply Chain builds visibility so the organization can begin to reduce or eliminate the non-value added activities that cost organizations loss revenue and disappoint customers. Six Sigma methods will include project planning and various statistical tools to equip the student to be green belt certified and a practitioner of Lean Six Sigma at their organization.


September 5, 2020 to October 17, 2020
Acquire strategies on verbal skills, logic, critical reasoning, and analytical writing to improve LSAT scores. You will receive: Practice exams, Test taking strategies, Cambridge test prep books and Weekly take home assignments. Fee includes test prep materials.


September 19, 2020 to October 31, 2020, VIRTUAL CLASS

Governors State University's licensure review course provides intense preparation for the LSW/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.



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This comprehensive online 50 hour program will prepare students to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board's PTCB exam. Course content includes: pharmacy medical terminology, the history of pharmacy, the pharmacy practice in multiple environments, pharmacy calculations and measurements, reading and interpreting prescriptions and defining drugs by generic and brand names.

ONLINE/SELF PACED: The student will determine his or her start date and will be given up to 6 months to complete the program.

OPTIONAL Non-Paid 40 Hour Externship. To be eligible for the clinical externship, students must successfully complete the 50 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening, and meet other requirements.

National Certification: This program meets the necessary requirements to take the Pharmacy Technician Certified Board (PTCB).

CALL TODAY TO SCHEDULE YOUR START DATE. Please contact, Amy Barsha at 708.534.4565 or abarsha@govst.edu.



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This 90 hour Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares professionals to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis.  Students will become familiar with all aspects related to blood collection and develop comprehensive skills to perform venipunctures completely and safely. Course includes terminology, anatomy and physiology; blood collection procedures; specimen hands-on practice; and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods.  

National Certification In-class students who successfully complete the program can sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Exam.

Optional Non-Paid 40 Hour ExternshipTo be eligible for the clinical externship, students must successfully complete the 90 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. 

ONLINE / SELF PACED: The student will determine start date and will be given up to 6 months to complete the program. 

CALL TODAY TO SCHEDULE YOUR START DATE. Please contact, Cynthia Staples at 708.534.3044 or cstaples@govst.edu

 


January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020

The PHR/SPHR Certification Preparation Course is a rigorous program that will meet 100% online. The live online course will provide an overview of key areas in human resources management designed to better prepare HR professionals for the national PHR (Professional in HR) or the SPHR (Senior Professional in HR) exams. Both exams are administered by the HRCI ® (Human Resources Certification Institute). Earning the PHR® or SPHR® from HRCI® makes you a recognized expert and leader in the HR field.

ONE-ON-ONE LIVE ONLINE INSTRUCTION

This course will be taught one-on-one with the instructor. Dates and times are flexible and will be coordinated between the instructor and each student.

CALL TODAY TO SCHEDULE YOUR ONE-ON-ONE PHR/SPHR CERTIFICATION PREPARATION COURSE. For more information, please contact Amy Barsha at 708.534.4565 or abarsha@govst.edu.



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Earn your PMP Certification by taking our 100% online preparation course taught by our resident PMP certified instructor. Our curriculum is broken down into eight weeks and covers all the knowledge areas and process groups that are on the exam.


January 25, 2021 to March 21, 2021, ONLINE
SCPro Level One is the only industry certification that covers the comprehensive supply chain, from end-to-end, and requires candidates to demonstrate their knowledge of the eight Cornerstones of Supply Chain Management via a multiple-choice exam. It was developed in partnership with supply chain experts and academics and is recognized by both companies and educational institutions as the most comprehensive certification available in the industry.


October 26, 2020 to December 28, 2020