Upcoming Courses

Courses

Every successful person in the workplace uses financial information to help make effective decisions. This course will give you a foundation to understand the finance, accounting, liabilities and financial planning basics to increase your effectiveness. This course is included in the Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Acupressure is an eastern healing technique that involves pressing or massaging key points on the body to stimulate energy flow through pathways called meridians. When the points that regulate metabolism, digestion and thyroid function are blocked or out of balance, losing weight will seem like an impossible task. In this virtual workshop, you will learn the main pressure points that help strengthen thyroid function, boost metabolism, control appetite, decrease food cravings, reduce stress-eating and strengthen the entire digestive system.


Monday, October 4, 2021, Online Only
Adobe Illustrator is the industry standard computer illustration software. Learn to use the drawing tools, color and text to create print-ready PDF documents. This course is included in the Graphic Design Software Essentials course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Adobe InDesign allows you to create multi-page documents such as brochures, flyers, books and magazines, and works seamlessly with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop. This course is included in the Graphic Design Software Essentials Certificate course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Impress your business organization, friends, and family by enhancing their photos and creating magazine cover-quality enhanced images. This course is included in the Graphic Design Software Essentials Certificate course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Take the guesswork out of important company decisions and make decisions based on statistically significant information. This course is included in the Certificate in Data Analysis course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
You can't make sound decisions with inaccurate information. Discover the Excel tools that can help you use your data and information with confidence. This class is included with the Certificate in Mastering Excel course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
A project- and activity-based course, you will get the opportunity to practice with Google Analytics for more advanced learning and skill development. Your instructor will work with you on implementing Google Analytics for your own website. You will come away with the skills necessary for employing this most useful tool. This course is included in the Google Analytics Certificate course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Expand your knowledge of Power BI Desktop to the highest level! Focus on the advanced capabilities of Power Query, Data Modeling and Reports.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Complete your SQL Certificate with advanced information. Learn how to write advanced subqueries, advanced join queries, and UNION queries that query more than one table. This course is included in the SQL Certificate course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
December 6-31, 2021, Online Only
Make your website truly responsive and able to serve all device sizes from smartphone to desktop. This course is included in the Certificate in Web Design course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Raw fish might be its classic centerpiece, but did you know you can roll practically anything into a sushi roll? If it tastes good together, it will taste great wrapped up in sushi rice and nori (or other wrappings)! All ages are welcome. Great for kids and grown-ups alike!


Thursday, August 12, 2021, Online Only
Looking for some quick and simple options for a wonderful holiday menu made in your Instant Pot? Dinner will be fast and stress-free with full-flavored faux roasted chicken, holiday mashed potatoes, spiced honey-glazed carrots, and pumpkin cheesecake. Spend more time with your family and less in the kitchen! This is a combination demonstration and cook-along class. You will cook the pumpkin cheesecake during class.


Saturday, November 20, 2021, Online Only
How do you keep track of day-to-day financial transactions of a business? Learn how to understand the numbers and how to record every penny.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Would you like to speak Spanish? Practice the basic building blocks of the language and be able to ask and answer questions and hold simple conversations. You'll be speaking and reading Spanish in no time with this two-month online course.


September 7, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
Get ready for your New Year celebration with this short virtual course on brie, and discover what cheeses go with your favorite bubbly beverages, including wine, cider, and beer.


Thursday, December 9, 2021, Online Only
Whether you run your own business, run the family finances, or want to add to your job skills, this online certificate course will help you understand the bookkeeping process and how to keep your accounts accurately.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Understanding Debits and Credits, General Ledger and Month-End Procedures, and Closing Procedures and Financial Statements.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Acquire the basic skills to boost your website traffic, including how to optimize your search engine presence. This course is included in the Certificate in Digital Marketing course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Celebrate Minnesota Makers as we create a bountiful Cheese and Charcuterie board to share with others while supporting our small Minnesota producers! A few days prior to the start of class you will receive a link to the ZOOM video conferencing, information materials and a suggested shopping list.


Friday, October 15, 2021, Online Only
Saturday, November 13, 2021, Online Only
Whether starting a business or growing the one you have, a business plan serves as a roadmap and can help secure needed funding. In this course, you evaluate the many aspects and potential hurdles of the business and build the Business Plan one step at a time.
This course is included in the Entrepreneurship Certificate course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
The ability to communicate in writing is a critical skill in any business or workplace. Understanding the basic principles and steps used in writing reports and proposals will set you on the path to crafting effective professional business documents. This course is included in the Certificate in Business Writing course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Cash is arguably the most important factor in business success. Discover your role as a non-financial manager in the cash flow process. This course is included in the Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Nearly every decision in the workplace relies on financial information in one way or another. Discover how understanding this information can help you make smart decisions about budgeting, setting goals and assessing performance within your area of influence.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers, Cash is King, and Financial Analysis and Planning for Non-Financial Managers.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Games are increasingly recognized as tools that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment. This course looks at both video and analog games.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: Introduction to Game Design and Intermediate Video Game Design.


September 7, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
Successful communicators in the workplace move forward, others move back. Enhance your career by improving this critical communication skill.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Business Writing, Effective Copywriting, and Writing News and Press Releases.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Customer service is an essential part of any business or organization. As the use of technology increases, human interaction with customers becomes even more important. You can become an excellent service provider through this two-part online program.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: Extraordinary Customer Service and Keys to Customer Service.


September 7, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
Data analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace. Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Data Analysis, Intermediate Data Analysis, and Advanced Data Analysis.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Especially geared for future leaders in the Gen Y generation (born 1980-1999), this certificate course provides practical information on advancing your leadership potential and making a difference in both the workplace and in society.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Leadership Principles, Developing Your Leadership Skills, and Developing Your Professional Career.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
New research and information comes out frequently about how your learners - and you - learn. Everyone learns differently. This course brings you the most advanced information about three of the most prevalent student characteristics you face in teaching: generation, gender, and the autism spectrum.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Students with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder), Gender in the Classroom, and Generational Learning Styles.


October 4, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Microsoft Excel is the most used spreadsheet tool in the world. How well do YOU know it?
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Mastering Microsoft Excel, Intermediate Excel, and Advanced Excel.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Every business or organization needs project management. A good project manager can detect problems early for quick resolution, which can improve employee, customer and public confidence and attitude. Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Project Management, Project Management Knowledge Areas, and Project Management Processes.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
This is your invitation to teach others in-person and join in one of the more important functions in life -- passing on knowledge and skills to others.


September 7, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
Have you ever judged a business or company by their website? Effective website design is essential in the digital marketplace. No prior web design, HTML or coding knowledge is needed for this course. 
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Web Design, Intermediate Web Design, and Advanced Web Design.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Communication in the workplace is more important than ever and critical to your career advancement and success. Discover skills and techniques you can study over the weekend and put to use on Monday morning!
Registration for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Conflict Management, Negotiation: Get What You Want, and Using Personality Profiles for Better Work Performance.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Financial statements can help you measure performance, make improvements and set goals for your business, organization or home finances. Learn how to prepare these statements, close your books, and get ready for the next accounting period. This course is included in the Bookkeeping Certificate course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Bring out your inner curd nerd and mixologist during this interactive class! Work through making some traditional and not-so-traditional cocktails, and discover what cheeses and small bites can enhance the experience. Let's have some fun!


Thursday, August 19, 2021, Online Only
Build a computer bot to play head-to-head against other coders! This is the perfect way to explore the competitive coding world of Code Championship. This event is hosted online using Google Meet and the Code Championship website. No previous coding experience is necessary, but you do need to know how to navigate the internet (basic typing and mouse control).


Tuesday, August 17, 2021, Online Only
Tuesday, September 14, 2021, Online Only
Coding is becoming one of the most in-demand skills in the workplace today. Take your first steps into learning a skill that can help you become even more valuable in the job market or in your current organization.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Coding, HTML Fundamentals, and CSS Fundamentals.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
An average manager can spend more than 20 percent of their day engaged in or reacting to a conflict situation. No matter what your position, conflict management skills can positively correlate to higher earnings and promotion. This course is included in the Workplace Conflict Solutions Certificate course, and the Certificate in Workplace Communication course.



September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
According to the Medscape Coronavirus Resource Center, at least 44 states and the District of Columbia have begun expanding their contract tracing workforce. To help meet the need for training for contact tracers, we are offering this course, based on CDC and public health guidelines.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets, which describes how HTML elements are to be displayed on screen, paper, or in other media. It can control the layout of multiple web pages all at once, saving you, as the creator, a lot of work! This course is included in the Coding Certificate course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Grab your favorite road trip snacks and pull up a patio chair! We will be going on a virtual road trip to some of our local cheese producers all around the great state of Minnesota! Sample from some of our hidden gems as well as our flagship producers of cheese and wine. Perhaps a brew or two will be thrown in there as well! Bring your experience to the table and let's talk road trip! Twizzlers optional.


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Especially for future and emerging leaders in Gen Y, come discover the key concepts of being a leader and the best strategies for developing your leadership skills and influence. Learn the unspoken secrets that leaders know and the strategies they employ/exhibit for influencing others. This course is included in the Certificate in Leadership Development course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Have you ever wondered what it takes to get to that next level in your career? Identify the skills that all great leaders possess. Discover how your image can determine where you go. This course is included in the Certificate in Leadership Development course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Get a fundamental, yet advanced, introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your website traffic, and optimizing your presence on search engines.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Improving Email Promotions, Boosting Your Website Traffic, and Online Advertising.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Are you ready to earn your driver's permit and learn to drive? During Minnesota Executive Order 20-02, the Minnesota Drivers Education classroom will be offered through with an exciting new e-learning option. The e-Learning Classroom will consist of the 30 hours of classroom instruction required by the State of Minnesota. Once you have your permit, schedule Behind the Wheel training from our State-licensed and certified instructors. Students must be 15 years old by the last day of classroom instruction.


August 2-13, 2021, Online Only
September 13-24, 2021, Online Only
October 4-15, 2021, Online Only
November 8-19, 2021, Online Only
December 6-17, 2021, Online Only
Whether you are sending out a press release, communicating internally with a memo, or promoting your skills online or in a letter, strong writing skills are the key to success. Learn how to avoid the common writing mistakes that can hold you back.
This course is included in the Certificate in Business Writing course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Holistic coaching will affect every aspect of your life -- mind, body, spirit, relationships, and career. You will find the spark in your life and work to bring that to light in all areas. Together with your coach, you will find balance, peace, excitement and rejuvenation. Review the online course description for a full breakdown of a weekly course outline. This is an individual, virtual class with no other participants.


June 1, 2021 to August 31, 2021, Online Only
Holistic coaching will affect every aspect of your life -- mind, body, spirit, relationships, and career. You will find the spark in your life and work to bring that to light in all areas. Together with your coach, you will find balance, peace, excitement and rejuvenation. Review the online course description for a full breakdown of a weekly course outline. This is an individual virtual class with no other participants.


June 1, 2021 to August 31, 2021, Online Only
Starting a business is something that all of us have thought about at one time or another. Everyone wants to be their own boss. Yet statistics show that most businesses fail within the first five years. This course provides insight into the characteristics, knowledge and skills needed to become a successful entrepreneur.
This course is included in the Entrepreneurship Certificate course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
To succeed in today's marketplace, entrepreneurs must know how to effectively market their product or service. This course offers you a step-by-step approach to attract and keep customers, all within a realistic budget.
This course is included in the Entrepreneurship Certificate course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Boost your chances of success for your new or small business and reduce your risks. Get the latest on planning your business, brainstorming business ideas, and a checklist for going into business.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Entrepreneur Boot Camp, The Business Plan, and Entrepreneurial Marketing.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Escape to the Mediterranean with the flavors of Greece while you cook along with Tess from the comfort of your own kitchen. Create a classic full-flavored Greek meal with your family, significant other, or friends for a special evening enjoying a taste of Greece!


Saturday, October 9, 2021, Online Only
We all know good customer service is important, but what makes it truly extraordinary? Discover how easy it is to tweak ordinary customer service into an experience that will keep customers coming back. This course is included in the Certificate in Customer Service course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Take the mystery out of money matters! Build on your understanding of financial concepts and information found on your organization's reports. This course is included in the Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
There are differences in how the genders learn. Discover techniques and activities to help them be successful in the classroom and the workplace. This course is included in the Certificate in Learning Styles course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
General ledgers are all about balance. In this online course, you'll learn how to post journal entries and make sure your general ledger balances at the end of the month. This course is included in the Bookkeeping Certificate course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Students learn in a variety of ways, and generational characteristics can influence learning styles. Explore fascinating information on the brain and how each generation has responded to their unique "cohort experience." This course is included in the Certificate in Learning Styles course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Do you know how to get the most out of your website? Understand your visitor traffic better, calculate return on investment for your online advertising, and turn traffic into profit. This class is included in the Google Analytics Certificate course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
If you are not reviewing your website statistics, you are missing several key opportunities to profit from your website traffic. This Certificate, aimed at non-technical users, will take you through all the key techniques and how to use website analytics using the world-standard Google Analytics, a free online tool.
Registration for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: Google Analytics and Advanced Google Analytics.


September 7, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
Good grammar doesn't make good writing, but good writing demands good grammar. Whether you're a student or a professional, a career changer or a job seeker, this comprehensive program will guide you through the linguistic twists and turns of English grammar and equip you to write more effectively from day one.
Registration in this course will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Word Level Grammar, Sentence Level Grammar, and Refining Your Writing.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
The Adobe software tools are the leading software for graphic design. Discover how to use Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop to create a myriad of print projects and digital art work. Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Photoshop.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Build simple web pages by hand coding, using HTML tags to create paragraphs, headings, lists, links, and more! This course is included in the Coding Certificate course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Discover new ways to improve your email promotions, including when and what to email, and testing email content. This course is included in the Certificate in Digital Marketing course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Demystify the electric pressure cooker/multi-cooker called the Instant Pot during a virtual class! Learn the foundations of cooking and care, and how to make a few amazingly satisfying dishes in the Instant Pot. This class is a combination of demonstration and cook-along. Follow Tess as she creates a Creamy Cheesy Tuscan Chicken with Penne pasta dish.


Wednesday, September 15, 2021, Online Only
Have dinner ready in no time on a busy day! This virtual Instant Pot demonstration-style class has the option to prep-along one of the meals as well! Learn the foundations of preparing nourishing make-ahead freezer meals that will go straight from your freezer to your Instant Pot and include a variety of protein, vegetable, and starch ingredients.


Saturday, September 18, 2021, Online Only
What goes into building a great social network? How do you select the right tool for your business? What is Ning? How do you know where to spend your time? What's next? Or are you still working on last year's trends? This course is included in the Social Media for Business Certificate course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Many business decisions involve comparing groups for differences and relationships between variables. Explore the statistics behind differences and relationships in this online course. This course is included in the Certificate in Data Analysis course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Increase your efficiency by learning how to organize, display and calculate your data into useful information. This course is included in the Certificate in Mastering Excel course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Discover insights hidden in your data! Delve further into Power Query to Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) your data. Add user-friendly features to enhance your reports. This course is included in the Power BI certificate course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Start with a review of Structured Query Language (SQL). Then discover how to retrieve more meaningful data from one or more tables stored in a database. This course is included in the SQL Certificate course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
December 6-31, 2021, Online Only
Worldwide, video game sales including consoles, online and mobile games are projected to reach $111 billion this year. Learn the basics of video game processes, the main video game genres, and acquire simple game programming ability. This course is included in the Certificate in Basic Game Design course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
You know how to put together a basic website, but you want it to do more! Add functions, objects, forms, databases and tables, and examine accessibility guidelines and conformance. This course is included in the Certificate in Web Design course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
New technologies allow you to create your own web pages using code, even if you aren't a computer science expert. Explore the basics of HTML, CSS, and Java Script, and practical uses for each. This course is included in the Coding Certificate course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Businesses look for candidates with an understanding of how to analyze the data they have been collecting. This course will help you start on that journey. This course is included in the Certificate in Data Analysis course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
It has been said that everyone has a book in them. Do you? Designed specifically for those with little to no fiction-writing experience, this online course will help you find your path toward your fiction-writing goals.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Discover how to quickly extract, transform, and load data with just a few clicks using Microsoft's free Power BI Desktop program. This course is included in the Power BI certificate course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Having good project management skills is one of the fastest paths to promotion in many organizations. Go through the basics of creating a project in this online course. This course is included in the Certificate in Project Management course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Discover resources for developing game design and identify the mechanics and verbs used in different games. Understand the different roles required in the development of a video game, and how to work with game developers.This course is included in the Certificate in Basic Game Design course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Discover the top social media sites and learn how businesses are using them. This course is included in the Social Media for Business Certificate course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Learning how to write Structured Query Language (SQL) code can increase your worth in the job market! Start here with the basics. This course is included in the SQL Certificate course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
December 6-31, 2021, Online Only
Explore the voiceover industry! Discover current trends, opportunities and tools you need to find success. Read a real script and receive coaching from your instructor, a professional voice actor, to improve your delivery. This class is a one-time, 90-minute, one-on-one video chat class! Learn more at http://www.voicesforall.com/ooo


June 1, 2021 to August 31, 2021, Online Only
September 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021, Online Only
Frequently, a website forms the first impression of a business, company or organization. A good website starts with a plan. Discover the basics of web design from planning the structure to layout to publishing. This course is included in the Certificate in Web Design course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Breathing in specific ways can have amazing and powerful healing benefits on mind and body. Breath work is the single most powerful thing you can practice for improving energy levels, health and well-being. The simplest and most powerful technique for optimum health of mind and body is absolutely free and literally right under your nose.


Monday, October 18, 2021, Online Only
Good customer service skills can have a powerful impact on your life as well as your career. Discover how to avoid customer turnoffs and what it takes to consistently deliver great customer service. This course is included in the Certificate in Customer Service course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Find out what it takes to become an effective leader. Discover your style of leadership. Discuss task completion, building relationships with your subordinates, becoming socially perceptive to changes in the workplace, and addressing challenging goals. This course is included in the Certificate in Leadership Development course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Educators and psychologists know that learning is significantly affected by factors such as stress, anxiety, self-image, cultural expectations and societal expectations. The increasing number of diverse student backgrounds in today's classrooms introduces a tremendous diversity of lived experience which influences how students learn. Examine the factors that come together to create unique challenges to black students in the classroom and explore ways in which teachers can minimize those challenges and support school success for all students.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Social media can help you develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your business or organization. Find out which platform will work best for you. This course is included in the Social Marketing for Business Certificate course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Must-have skills to succeed in the workplace include the ability to create, edit and manage presentations, documents, email, calendars and spreadsheets in the Microsoft Office Suite. Take your computer skills from plain and drab to exciting and engaging.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation. This course is included in the Certificate in Mastering Excel course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
You can have quick and healthy breakfasts ready in no time to start your busy day! Save money by making your own instead of purchasing them. Our online chef will demonstrate how to make and store homemade breakfast sandwiches, wraps, waffles, cinnamon French toast sticks, and more for the freezer.


Saturday, September 25, 2021, Online Only
Video marketing is a hot marketing trend. When done correctly, video can tell a story, and stories connect with people. Learn how to turn that connection into a positive outcome.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the two required courses: YouTube for Business, and Video Marketing.


September 7, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
Negotiation and bargaining skills are useful in everyday life as well as in business and the workplace. Discover your natural bargaining style and learn how to balance firmness and flexibility to get the best outcome. This course is included in the Certificate in Workplace Communication course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Get the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization or company. Learn how to target local audiences, use Facebook advertising, and how to determine the demographics of people you want to reach! This course is included with the Certificate in Digital Marketing course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Computer coding is the language that tells computers what to do. It allows us to communicate with machines and create software programs and apps. Online Coding Club is led by live teachers who will help you learn important coding skills in a fun and easy way. The program is split up into two levels. Level 1 is an introductory class that shows you how to handle user input, deal with motion and direction, and use your imagination to design your own characters.


September 25, 2021 to October 30, 2021, Online Only
November 6, 2021 to December 18, 2021, Online Only
January 8, 2022 to February 12, 2022, Online Only
February 19, 2022 to March 26, 2022, Online Only
April 23, 2022 to May 28, 2022, Online Only
Computer coding is the language that tells computers what to do. It allows us to communicate with machines and create software programs and apps. Online Coding Club is led by live teachers who will help you learn important coding skills in a fun and easy way. The program is split up into two levels. Level 2 keeps you building on your knowledge of block programming, and adding random motion, basic loops, and conditionals while you create your own game.


November 6, 2021 to December 18, 2021, Online Only
January 8, 2022 to February 12, 2022, Online Only
January 8, 2022 to February 12, 2022, Online Only
Have you ever had a day where you just can't stop eating? Do you crave starches, snack foods and sweets, and find the more you eat, the more you WANT to eat? Is your snacking out of control? Overcoming carb cravings is not a matter of willpower, but a matter of biology. Learn how you can stop the vicious cycle of food craving and weight gain. No hype - just the facts.


Wednesday, December 1, 2021, Online Only
Podcasts are like "on-demand radio," and cover all kinds of topics! Do you have a business, hobby or passion you'd like to share? Discover how to get started in podcasting and how you can reach your maximum audience.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Gain insights into your data using business intelligence software - Power Business Intelligence. Discover the process of creating interactive reports, charts, visuals, and more to enhance the data analysis skills that will allow you to make more informed decisions for your organization or business.
Registration for this course will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Power BI, Intermediate Power BI, and Advanced Power BI.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
The knowledge areas covered in this course support the Project Management Processes. Explore these areas including communication, cost, scope, quality, human resources, risk and procurement. This course is included in the Certificate of Project Management course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
The basic information in this online course will assist you in learning the beginnings of Project Management, whether you are interested in a project management field or for use in your current line of work. Come away with a solid foundation of the five processes to use when any type of project occurs in your employment arena. This course is included in the Certificate in Project Management course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Make your writing say exactly what you intend it to say. Explore errors in agreement, structural inconsistencies, and wordiness/concision. Learn to correct and reshape sentences that have gone wrong. This course is included in the Grammar Refresher Certificate course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Whether in speaking or writing, a poorly-composed sentence can make a negative impression on your audience. Discover how fixing common sentence grammar errors can help your communication become more polished and effective. This course is included in the Grammar Refresher Certificate course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
You see social media every day -- Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, blogs, and vlogs. And you see all kinds of businesses using it to advertise. Why aren't you?
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to Social Media, Integrating Social Media in Your Organization, and Marketing Using Social Media.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
Good communication is an essential part of healthcare today. This Spanish class -- designed specifically for healthcare professionals -- will give you the skills you need to effectively communicate with Spanish-speaking patients.


September 7, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
Structured Query Language (SQL) is the industry-standard database programming language. Become more marketable in computer-related career fields that pertain to database administration. Learning SQL can also lead to a job that is specific to analyzing data such as a data analyst, a quality assurance analyst or a business analyst.
Registering for this certificate program will automatically enroll you in the three required courses: Introduction to SQL, Intermediate SQL, and Advanced SQL.


August 2, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
October 4, 2021 to December 31, 2021, Online Only
Today, every school in America has students who have been diagnosed with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder). It is important for every teacher to understand how to recognize behaviors that may indicate ASD, and how to work effectively with ASD students. This course is included in the Certificate in Learning Styles course.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
Your employees are your most valuable resources! Even experience supervisors and managers will discover something new and practical in this online course.


September 7, 2021 to October 29, 2021, Online Only
Do you ever wonder just what your teenager is thinking? The teen brain actually functions very differently from the adult brain. Certain kinds of thinking, such as decision-making, actually happen in different parts of the brain for adolescents and adults.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Every financial transaction falls into one or more of five categories involved in bookkeeping. Learn how to create a chart of accounts to meet your needs, as well as double-entry bookkeeping and the process of recording debits and credits. This course is included in the Bookkeeping Certificate course.


September 7, 2021 to October 2, 2021, Online Only
View Jay Grammond's presentation on the history of the U.S. - Dakota War of 1862 and join the live discussion with others from around the state. A few weeks prior to the discussion, you will receive a link to the video presentation to view at your leisure.


Tuesday, August 31, 2021, Online Only
Understanding yourself and others increases your overall effectiveness at work, at home, and in all your relationships. Learn how to communicate effectively with all personality styles. This course is included in the Certificate in Workplace Communication course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Sight, sound, and motion are much more compelling than static words on a page. Discover how to use simple online video to quickly bond with your viewer, drive traffic to your website, boost business, and build brand awareness. This course is included in the Mastering Video Marketing Certificate course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
Are you finding that fat is collecting around your midsection and no matter how well you watch what you eat or how much you exercise that weight is not budging? It might be your hormones! In this virtual workshop you will learn 7 key strategies for fighting fat and losing weight, and how to help your body begin to lose weight again.


Tuesday, October 26, 2021, Online Only
Get reacquainted with the parts of speech. Learn how to choose the right word from pairs that sound alike, but have very different meanings. This course is included in the Grammar Refresher Certificate course.


September 7, 2021 to October 1, 2021, Online Only
WordPress is the most popular content management system (CMS) for website and blog design. After successfully completing this course, you will know how to build a WordPress website or blog, customize and maintain it, and use search engine optimization to bring more visitors to your site.


September 7, 2021 to November 26, 2021, Online Only
You don't need a journalism degree or published articles to write for anyone's online blog, magazine or website. Some opportunities offer exposure, while many pay well -- $1 a word or more! In this fast-paced virtual course, you will learn how to find ideas, sources, and more than 1,000 opportunities that pay.


Wednesday, October 27, 2021, Online Only
Getting the word out is an essential activity for every business or organization. Being able to write a good news story, press release or publicity notice is a skill that can set you apart in the workplace!
This course is included in the Certificate in Business Writing course.


August 2-27, 2021, Online Only
November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Did you know YouTube is the second largest search engine? Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people. This course is included in the Mastering Video Marketing Certificate.


October 4-29, 2021, Online Only
This 3D printing camp guides you through the process from start to finish. Design 3D objects using TinkerCAD (an online web app), and use the 3D slicing program Cura to bring your creations to life. This introduction to 3D printing is perfect if you like to draw, design, and imagine. No experience is necessary, but familiarity with doing common tasks using a computer and keyboarding is required.


October 2-9, 2021, Online Only
During this five-week cooking series, you'll learn the foundations, tips, and tricks needed to be successful in mastering the skills for preparing quick 30- to 40-minute home-cooked, nourishing meals. Cook along with Tess as she creates Chicken Fried Rice, Chicken Parmesan, Homemade Chicken Tenders, Chicken-Sweet Potato Stew, and Burgers with Chili Fries! Register for individual classes, or register for all 5 for a discount!


Wednesday, September 22, 2021, Online Only
Wednesday, September 29, 2021, Online Only
Wednesday, October 6, 2021, Online Only
Wednesday, October 13, 2021, Online Only
Wednesday, October 27, 2021, Online Only
Minnesota is home to a fantastic variety of Veteran memorials -- everything from street names to granite monuments to statues. Join our instructor as he shares his travels around the state to discover some of the ways Minnesota honors its Veterans.


Thursday, November 11, 2021, Online Only
Acupressure is an ancient Eastern healing technique that involves pressing or kneading key points on the body to release energy blockages and stimulate energy flow through pathways called meridians. Continual sinus problems have become an epidemic in both children and adults. You can find relief by stimulating the many points that relieve sinus blockages, headaches, and more.


Tuesday, November 9, 2021, Online Only
Get ready to wire up your Minecraft worlds with command blocks and Redstone! Even if you're a seasoned Minecraft pro, there's plenty for you to learn. From basic traps to powered machines, Redstone offers Minecraft players a whole new range of opportunities to create amazing things. Minecraft's command block is a pseudo-programming language that consists of logic and execution written in text. We'll learn to spawn creatures, teleport all over your world, and make multiplayer games.


December 4-11, 2021, Online Only
Have you ever wondered what the air fryer hype is all about? Do you want cooking ideas that go beyond fries and frozen processed foods? Dive into the world of air frying in this demonstration and cook-along class! Watch as our online chef makes homemade egg rolls, pizza bites, seasoned potato wedges, and burgers, and cook-along to make copycat KFC chicken!


Saturday, October 16, 2021, Online Only
Vehicle production took an amazing turn in the 1950s. World War II was over, manufacturing went back to normal, and the economy was starting to blossom. Highways were becoming a thing that allowed people to travel the country. This virtual class takes a look at the details that made these cars so special.


Tuesday, December 14, 2021, Online Only
Did you know that Utah is home to five National Parks? Not only that, but they also have amazing State Parks, National Monuments, and recreation areas! Join our instructor as he shares photos and information from his recent summer road trip. Explore the Mighty Five, and start planning a road trip of your own!


Thursday, December 9, 2021, Online Only
Start a new holiday tradition and create lifelong family memories by baking homemade gingerbread and constructing your own gingerbread house! During this class, you will create the gingerbread for the house and whip up a batch of stiff Royal Icing to hold it all together!


Saturday, December 18, 2021, Online Only
Desserts are often the star of the show when it comes to celebrations or entertaining. Bake along with Tess and learn how to create this showstopping 3-tiered carrot cake with cream cheese buttercream frosting! Tess will demonstrate how to construct the layers and frost the cake so you'll be able to assemble yours after class, once your layers have cooled.


Saturday, November 13, 2021, Online Only
When your child has a Smartphone, there are key things you should know in order to keep them safe and secure. We'll help you understand recommended safety settings on popular social media apps, explore parental control apps for your child's Smartphone, and simplify this complicated technology so that you and your child can use the phone safely without worry.


Monday, October 25, 2021, Online Only
Turn your kitchen into a pizzeria! Our online chef will show you how to make your own pizza with homemade dough used in a variety of ways, including Detroit Style Pan Pizza with sauce, Baked Pizza Bombs, and Pizza Pinwheels. This is a great opportunity for family fun in the kitchen!


Saturday, December 11, 2021, Online Only
When you were a child, did you dream of discovering lost treasure? We walk over lost items, and maybe even "treasures," every day. Join our instructor Jay as he shares with you some items found through his hobby of metal detecting that otherwise may have been lost to time. We'll explore how metal detecting is done, and take a virtual walk back in time by viewing Jay's intriguing finds.


Thursday, December 2, 2021, Online Only
Make an interactive computer game using Scratch. We'll show you how to put code blocks together and recreate a classic video game. You'll learn fundamental coding concepts such as sequencing, conditionals, variables, and more!


Saturday, November 20, 2021, Online Only
Smash into virtual walls to tear down castles or navigate labyrinths and mazes. We'll code virtual robots using Vexcode VR, which lets you code a virtual robot using a block-based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. Create robotic mayhem in a virtual playground while igniting a lifelong love of problem-solving!


December 4-11, 2021, Online Only
Discover simple computer programming concepts using Scratch, a drag-and-drop creative coding platform developed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Create a Mario Kart-style game, then pick characters and a track to customize it. You'll need a PC or laptop; the program won't work on a phone, tablet, or Chromebook.


Saturday, September 25, 2021, Online Only
Learn the fundamentals of coding with Scratch by creating a Nintendo-themed game. Inspire your student to pursue today's most exciting technologies. Scratch uses colorful, visual blocks that fit together like LEGOs to create interactive stories, games, and animations.


Saturday, October 23, 2021, Online Only
Homemade cookies and treats are always a wonderfully thoughtful gift around the holidays. Join our Holiday Cookie Tin Treats Bake-Along classes and help fill your holiday cookie tins for gifting! The recipes used in this class are Tess' personal recipes that she is sharing for the first time outside of her own home! Make it a family affair and have your children or significant other join you! Sign up for individual classes or register for all four classes and receive a discount!


Wednesday, November 17, 2021, Online Only
Wednesday, December 1, 2021, Online Only
Wednesday, December 8, 2021, Online Only
Wednesday, December 15, 2021, Online Only
You can't change your chronological age, but you CAN shave years off your biological age. Explore simple steps you can take now to shave years off your BioAge and help make every system in your body as healthy as possible. What you do now greatly affects your health and well-being now and in the future. Nothing beats good health!


Thursday, October 28, 2021, Online Only
Make the perfect bowl of soup during this Instant Pot soup and chili cook-along class. We'll prepare two dishes --choose one for your cook-along and watch a demonstration of the other. If you have two Instant Pots, make both! You'll also be able to bake wonderful rolls from scratch to accompany your meal.


Saturday, December 4, 2021, Online Only
Pull on your apron, roll up your sleeves and have fun participating in this virtual Instant Pot cook-along class! Discover the wonders of making fall-off-the-bone ribs in a fraction of the time! In addition to the BBQ ribs, we will be making wonderful Instant Pot Potato Salad and Sweet Creamed Corn, just in time for Saturday night dining.


Saturday, November 6, 2021, Online Only
Customize your gaming experience! Using MCreator, you will learn to make Java mods for Minecraft Java Edition Minecraft, as well as concepts of software programming. No previous experience is necessary, but you should be comfortable with keyboarding, and, of course, playing Minecraft! At the end of the class, take home your Mods to share with family and friends.


October 2-9, 2021, Online Only
Get ready to face the biggest challenge in Minecraft, defeating the Ender Dragon! Work with online friends to brainstorm and develop strategies to defeat this enemy. Learn techniques to create tools, prep equipment, gather resources, brew potions, use enchantments, and craft armor to use in battle.


December 27-28, 2021, Online Only
Work with your friends to construct a city! Take home your completed world files at the end of class. Beginners and experienced Minecrafters alike will love this action-packed camp!


November 6-13, 2021, Online Only
Customize your gaming experience! Learn to make Java mods for Minecraft Java Edition Minecraft using MCreator. MCreator is a great tool to learn Minecraft modding and to learn concepts of software programming. At the end of the class, take your Mods home to share with family and friends. You don't need previous experience, but you should be comfortable with keyboarding, and, of course, playing Minecraft!


September 11-18, 2021, Online Only
Unleash your creativity as you work together! Create a world with others in multiple unique themed lands. Build different biomes, or base a section on your favorite movie or video game! Meld your quadrants together with bridges, and separate them with moats of water, lava, or even the void! You'll get a copy of the world to continue development at home.


Saturday, December 18, 2021, Online Only
This past year has resulted in some of the most significant changes to the college planning process in decades. Our friends from College Inside Track will show you how these changes may impact your family and will present new strategies to consider to give your student the best opportunities for admission, scholarships, and financial aid. If you are a parent of a student in grades 9-11, this is incredibly important info you will not want to miss!


Wednesday, October 13, 2021, Online Only
Learn the main causes of a bulging belly and 6 strategies for getting rid of belly bloat. Instructor Janice Novak will teach you a few exercises designed to strengthen the deepest layer of abdominal muscle - the layer that is responsible for flattening the stomach, shaping your waistline, and supporting your lower back. And we will do this without getting on the floor!


Wednesday, September 29, 2021, Online Only
Your biological or body age is measured by how well all of your organs and body systems work. There are many things you can do to affect your biological age. Learn simple, scientifically proven things you can do right now to decrease your body age. Discover facial acupressure points to help erase years from your face naturally by increasing muscle tone and decreasing puffiness and undereye bags. Reduce lines and prevent new lines from forming. Help yourself look better, feel younger, and age with health and vigor.


Thursday, September 23, 2021, Online Only
Learn how to create YouTube content! Shoot videos, edit sound and create an online presence on the top destination for online videos. Learn tricks that pro filmmakers use for better shots, lighting, and sounds. Edit your video, add transitions, and insert a soundtrack, then share your finished video with the world!


December 29-30, 2021, Online Only
Learn how to create YouTube content! Shoot videos, edit sound and create an online presence on the top destination for online videos. Learn tricks that pro filmmakers use for better shots, lighting, and sounds. Edit your video, add transitions, and insert a soundtrack, then share your finished video with the world!


November 6-13, 2021, Online Only
Explore the world of wine and cheese pairings in a virtual event! During this event, Kerry will recommend various cheese and wine pairings, as well as ask you to use your imagination to create tasty combos. You will receive a guide for purchasing wine and cheeses.


Thursday, September 16, 2021, Online Only