Upcoming Courses

Courses

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!


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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.


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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.


Tuesday, May 10, 2022, 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
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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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.


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.


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Expand your knowledge of Power BI Desktop to the highest level! Focus on the advanced capabilities of Power Query, Data Modeling and Reports.


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.


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.


November 1-26, 2021, Online Only
Have you heard about the app called TikTok? In this fun class, we will take a look at the fastest-growing social media app used by millions each day. Learn how it's used and how parents can make it safer for their kids. We'll cover everything you need to know as TikTok changes the future of social media.


Monday, February 7, 2022, 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, January 22, 2022, Online Only
Explore the land of sky-blue waters with professional photographer Jay Grammond as he takes you on a virtual road trip around the state to learn about some of Minnesota's waterways. Come away with the seeds of your own road trip ideas planted and ready for Spring and Summer!


Tuesday, February 22, 2022, 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? It also has 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
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
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.


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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
Are you a photographer who wants to take their images to the next level? Or maybe you are just getting started. Discover compositional basics, discuss concepts of building your photographic vision, and take away ideas and concepts that you can put into practice right away.


Thursday, March 24, 2022, 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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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
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.


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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
Tuesday, February 22, 2022, 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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


November 1-26, 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.


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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.



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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.


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.


November 1-26, 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
Saturday, April 9, 2022, Online Only
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.


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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.


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.


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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
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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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!


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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
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.


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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
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.


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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. Cook along with Tess as she creates a Creamy Cheesy Tuscan Chicken with Penne pasta dish.


Saturday, January 8, 2022, 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
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
Have dinner ready in no time on a busy day! This virtual Instant Pot demonstration and cook along class will show you the foundations of preparing nourishing homemade meals that will go straight from your freezer to your Instant Pot. Four to five make-ahead meals with a variety of protein, vegetable and starch ingredients will be prepared for the freezer during this class. Cook along with Tess as she prepares Cheesy Stuffed Shells for the freezer.


Saturday, January 15, 2022, 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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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


September 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021, Online Only
January 1, 2022 to May 31, 2022, 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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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Examine the life of an Excel worksheet and workbook, from creation to presentation. This course is included in the Certificate in Mastering Excel course.


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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.


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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
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
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.


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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.


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.


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
During this virtual course, you will learn how to earn income from selling other people's products by placing a merchant-provided advertisement link on your website and get a commission for every sale, click or lead. Discover where to find 1000+ free and low-cost opportunities and learn how to avoid scams or links that won't offer a beneficial return on investment. Learn how to find high, recurring, and second-tier commissions. You'll also uncover secrets to increasing your site's ranking and visibility on search engines like Google.


Saturday, March 5, 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
Thursday, February 10, 2022, 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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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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
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!


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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.


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Your employees are your most valuable resources! Even experience supervisors and managers will discover something new and practical in this online course.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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.


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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
Thursday, March 10, 2022, 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.


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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.


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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
Saturday, March 5, 2022, 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.


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.


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Cook along with Tess to create a classic Greek meal served on tables of all Greek families around the world. On the menu: sheet pan oven-roasted lemon chicken, potatoes, and a side of Tzatziki (savory yogurt dip) and a Greek orzo pasta salad.


Saturday, March 12, 2022, Online Only
Wow and dazzle your family or guests with a full-flavored, mouth-watering Mediterranean meal! Spend two hours cooking along with Tess as she prepares two types of Mediterranean meat skewers (chicken souvlaki and beef/turkey kebabs), accompanied by Tzatziki (savory Greek yogurt dip), homemade hummus, and homemade pita bread. Finish off the fun-filled class by learning how to wrap, present and plate these delicious wonders with a Greek salad.


Saturday, February 26, 2022, Online Only
Theodore Roosevelt National Park is unique among National parks, as it preserves not only the stunning landscape of the area but also the memory of an extraordinary person. Roosevelt visited the area in 1883 to hunt bison and went on to have a ranch there. Join our instructor as he shows you some of the landscapes in the park as well as the wildlife you might find such as wild horses, buffalo, antelope, and more.


Thursday, May 19, 2022, Online Only
Is your goal is to become a published freelance writer by selling a magazine article, short story, poem, or even a novel to a traditional publisher? This comprehensive workshop will guide you to, then past the editor's desk.


Saturday, March 5, 2022, Online Only
Online blogging is a great way to get the word out about you, your service, your product, or information you want to share! You will learn step-by-step how to start a free blog with WordPress and how to catch the eye of your followers. You will also learn how to earn an income with your blog, including links to other websites and advertising on your blog, as well as how to increase your internet ranking.


Saturday, March 5, 2022, Online Only
Discover how to make the perfect pot of sushi rice, and discuss and brainstorm a myriad of fillings for sushi rolls, including vegetarian options, seasonal produce, and even leftovers. Practice the proper techniques for rolling a maki roll and a hand roll. Anything goes in creative sushi rolling -- no raw fish or sushi mat required.


Wednesday, April 20, 2022, Online Only
Current research shows lifestyle and diet have a big effect on how the brain ages. No matter what your age, there are things you can begin to do today to improve how quickly and effectively brain cells communicate with each other. Learn which superfoods reduce the damaging effects of toxins and inflammation on the brain and which nutrients are great for memory, attention, processing information and reducing stress.


Thursday, March 24, 2022, Online Only
Demystify the spices used in Ethiopian cuisine as you learn to blend your own berbere from scratch. You will cook along and create three delicious vegetarian dishes, practice steaming injera, a fermented flatbread, and sit down to a flavorful, healthy meal by the end of the course.


March 3-5, 2022, Online Only
Are you tired of working for someone else? Do you need to make more money? Turn your talents and hobbies into profits by starting a home business. Taught by a Chamber of Commerce Past President and award-winning business owner, this is probably the most comprehensive business start-up workshop you will ever find.


Saturday, February 26, 2022, Online Only
Self-Publishing is all the rage, but is it the best option for YOU? You will discover the pros and cons of all the self-publishing options, including print-on-demand and e-book publishing, as well as Amazon options. You will leave with a rated description of 50 self-publishing companies. Participants must attend "Beginner's Guide to Getting Published" before attending this class.


Saturday, March 5, 2022, Online Only
Do you remember seeing those old painted ads on the sides of buildings for Coca-Cola, Grain Belt Beer, grocery stores, and warehouses? Join Jay as he takes you on a virtual walk around the Twin Cities to view this sort of "Art Gallery" that surrounds us. You will also learn a bit about the history of some of these companies that date back into the 1800s.


Tuesday, May 17, 2022, Online Only
Have you ever found that in the morning your pants fit just fine, but by mid-afternoon the waistband is squeezing you like a tourniquet? Or that no matter how many crunches or ab exercises you do, some days your belly will hang out? Learn the causes of belly bloat as well as concrete solutions and fast fixes to rid you of it once and for all.


Tuesday, March 22, 2022, Online Only
Is your child battling skin problems such as acne, breakouts, sun damage, dryness, or irritation? Learn how to help your child clear acne and blemishes quickly and effectively without medication. Discover how to protect your skin from the inside out.


Thursday, June 23, 2022, Online Only
Perfect your Pierogies during this virtual cook-along class! Start with homemade dough and filling that will make your taste buds dance for joy! You'll also discover how to freeze these little dumplings and store them for a rainy day.


Saturday, April 30, 2022, Online Only
Learn the basics to create and begin your very own YouTube channel. Join the world's largest media platform to share your hobbies, advice, instructions, talents/gifts, and more with the world and your audience!


Monday, February 28, 2022, Online Only
Experience how to make BBQ Pulled Chicken in a fraction of the time and elevate the flavors to another level using the Instant Pot. The menu for this complete homemade meal is BBQ Pulled Chicken, Quick Homemade Potato Rolls (baked in the oven), a side of Twice-Baked Potatoes (prepared using the Instant Pot and oven), and a delicious quick slaw.


Saturday, February 12, 2022, Online Only
Grab your Instant Pot and learn how to master flavorful Classic Chili and delicious Loaded Baked Potato Soup in a fraction of time. Before class, choose one of the soups to prepare during the cook-along portion, then follow along as Tess creates homemade rolls to bake in the oven.


Saturday, February 5, 2022, Online Only
Discover the wonders of enjoying savory Greek and Latin American wraps throughout the year in a fraction of the time using an Instant Pot. Two dishes will be demonstrated during this class; choose one for cooking along, and watch a demonstration of the other. If you have two Instant Pots, make both!


Saturday, March 26, 2022, Online Only
Lasagna, Creamy Broccoli-Cheddar Chicken with Pasta - OH MY! Discover deliciously nutritious pasta dishes using the Instant Pot. Two Instant Pot dishes will be created during this class. Choose one for your cook-along and watch a demonstration of the other. If you have two Instant Pots, make both!


Saturday, May 14, 2022, Online Only
Become more efficient and consistent in the kitchen and perfect your kitchen knife skills. Start with the basics by choosing the right tools and learning how to hold a knife properly. During class you will practice at least 15 basic skills including dice, slice, mince, chiffonade, julienne, supreme, and zest. Learn how to reduce waste and keep yourself safe.


Tuesday, March 22, 2022, Online Only
Now that there is a "new normal," compliments of COVID-19 and other life-changing events of 2020, single parents are struggling to find their balance. The Living as an Inspired Single Parent workshop offers parents key ways to create a solid and personally rewarding foundation to help them move forward onto the next phases of their lives.


Thursday, February 10, 2022, Online Only
Thursday, May 12, 2022, Online Only
Gather with friends for a pre-Cinco de Mayo cocktail party! Whip up drinks to sip with queso to dip. All while you create and simmer a divine mole sauce made from re-hydrated fruit, chili peppers, spices, nuts, seeds and CHOCOLATE. Later, use your prepared sauce for Chicken Mole or Mushroom Mole Tacos.


Sunday, May 1, 2022, Online Only
Kick off this virtual cooking class by whipping up a batch of pierogi dough from scratch. Next, Chef Laura will walk you through mixing up perfectly seasoned fillings including potato, cheese, and caramelized onion or sweet potato. Lastly, learn how to perfect techniques for assembling and sealing pierogi that can be applied to all types of filled foods including ravioli, dumplings, and tortellini!


Saturday, February 5, 2022, Online Only
Do you have joints that ache - a knee, hip, or back? Whether you have arthritis, bursitis, or just creaky joints, this workshop is for you! Joint lubrication exercises are simple and easy to do yet produce rather remarkable results by helping to free your joints of pain. You'll also discover which nutrients are needed to help keep your joints healthy.


Thursday, May 19, 2022, Online Only
Build a computer bot to play head-to-head against other coders! Whether this is your first Code Championship event or you've been competing for years, this is the perfect way to explore the competitive coding world of Code Championship. No previous coding experience necessary!


April 2, 2022 to May 7, 2022, Online Only
Do you have too much stress in your life? Discover the damaging effects of stress on your nervous system, how to keep it from aging you, and one-minute stress-busting techniques to calm the nervous system. Explore ways to decrease stress hormone levels, and learn how different foods, colors, surroundings, and even music can increase or decrease stress.


Wednesday, April 13, 2022, Online Only
Heart disease is the #1 killer of women. Symptoms are different for women than men, so many symptoms are ignored or go unrecognized. We will discuss all you need to know: signs, symptoms, and risk factors of a heart attack. Learn how hormones and your heart intermingle. Discover foods that can help prevent and reverse heart disease, nutrients that are particularly helpful for heart health, exercises, and the 4 numbers you need to know that could save your life.


Wednesday, February 2, 2022, Online Only