Professional Development

Courses

Leaders today are facing unprecedented challenges and volatility, and never has there been a more important time for leaders to have clarity and vision. Invest in your leadership skills with this four-part series where you will learn how to capitalize on the opportunities of a new, emerging economy, get the most out of a dynamic, diverse workforce, and cope with a breath-taking pace of change.


September 11, 2020 to October 2, 2020, Online Course
This presentation is full of ideas on how to realize where you are wasting time and how to solve it. Do you have time robbers that you want to get rid of? We will discuss goals, using a calendar or planner, to do list, procrastination, avoiding interruptions and time management during meetings.


Thursday, September 24, 2020, Online Course
This one-day seminar is designed as an in-service training about the latest cannabis information for licensed professionals and others. The program will cover a detailed legal update, the latest medical research on cannabis, related cannabis products including hemp flower cannabidiol and designer synthetic cannabinoids, and how to document under the influence.


Monday, October 12, 2020, WDC*D152
Join Barb Bancroft for an in-depth review of the acute and chronic stress response and its consequences for health and happiness. Barb will not only discuss the implications of acute stress on immediate situations, but she will also focus on chronic stress and its ramifications for numerous physical and psychological clinical conditions.


Wednesday, October 14, 2020, Online Course
This course provides the information, training, demonstration and practice necessary to pass the CPR Health Care Provider.


Saturday, September 19, 2020, WDC*D151
During the course the Instructor will be proctoring participants in the nine basic skills required by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians.


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This eight-week course is designed to bring an English speaker to a beginning level of communication in Spanish. This class provides a strong base for you to have fun while you expand your mind.


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This workshop is a comprehensive introduction to the many applications of essential oils. Topics include: how to use, buy and store, basic care kit, pharmacological and psychological properties, carrier oils, and everyday applications.


Wednesday, September 23, 2020, WDC*D123
This course is a continuation of aromatherapy study. It is a more in-depth exploration of essential oils and their uses. Participants will learn about pharmacological properties of these healing oils, as well as the basics for mixing therapeutic, skin/personal care, and home use products.


Thursday, October 22, 2020, WDC*D123
This workshop is a continuation of aromatherapy study and will focus on the art of selecting, balancing and blending essential oils for specific uses. We'll examine blending for home use, personal care products and custom perfumes as well as formulating therapeutic blends.


Tuesday, November 10, 2020, WDC*D123
Examine how Optimal Healing Environments impact the health of individuals and communities on a physical, social, psychological, and spiritual level. This course will give you the skills to recommend methods for enhancing the personal care and work environments around you to support health and well-being.


July 15, 2020 to September 4, 2020, Online Course
When leaders - especially women - improve, everyone wins! This conference shares how women can lean into challenging and awkward conversations, clarify important goals and become more effective leaders.


Friday, November 13, 2020, WDC*D152
This video and discussion is about Introduction to the Count Up (CTU) in RSLogix 500. It demonstrates how to program a Counter Up Instruction. It explains and demonstrates how the CTU works using conveyor with prox switch.


Thursday, July 30, 2020
This video and discussion is about Limit Test Instruction. It works you through the two most common methods for using a LIM Instruction.


Thursday, August 6, 2020
What is Section 609 Certification? Any person who repairs or services a motor vehicle air conditioning (MVAC) system must be properly trained and certified under section 609 of the Clean Air Act by an EPA-approved program. This course provides training on the proper use of MVAC servicing equipment, the applicable regulatory requirements, the importance of refrigerant recovery, as well as the effects of improper handling of refrigerants on the ozone layer and climate. To be certified, technicians must be trained and pass a test demonstrating their knowledge in these areas. The paper/pencil test will be provided during the afternoon session of this course.


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This seminar will provide first-hand advice on what to expect when starting a small business. Bring your questions and learn about free services to assist you in your business venture.


Thursday, September 10, 2020, Online Course
Thursday, October 15, 2020, Online Course
This course builds your skills in handling chronic performance problems. You will learn how to document and present a solid case for needed improvement and effective interactions skills, identify the steps to take after the performance problem discussion to provide ongoing feedback and support, and determine if it is necessary to impose formal consequences.


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This course introduces effective skills and tools for exploring others' unique perspectives, understanding and leveraging people's inherent differences, challenging devaluing behavior, and creating an environment in which people's differences are respected and utilized.


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This course provides a practical introduction to job analysis, emphasizing how to conduct the well-known technique called DACUM (Developing a Curriculum). DACUM has a long history of proven success in gathering information about what people do on their jobs.


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In the midst of success, there can also be much hardship and suffering. How do you learn to live fearlessly? We'll explore what traditions and modern science say about life transformation in this day-long workshop. Learn where suffering comes from, how to become mindful of it, when to forgive and let go, and how to start developing a practice of compassion.


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We'll introduce the interaction skills that enable you to communicate more effectively with colleagues and customers and, in the process, build trust, strengthen partnerships, and achieve desired results.


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This course is designed for dislocated workers who want a refresher course on the skills required for employment. Topics include:Microsoft Word,Excel, and Access; Critical Thinking; Time Management; Communicating Effectively; Managing People and Conflicts;Stress Management; Business Writing; Attitude; Math Builder and Business Etiquette. Upon completion students will receive a certificate of completion to show potential employers their desire to gain employment.


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There is no such thing as eliminating conflict for as long as there are people, there is conflict. However, there are ways to manage conflict that are constructive and preserve the relationships involved. Participants will complete a short conflict management assessment during the workshop to provide them with additional insights into their own personal attitudes and behaviors relative to conflict.


Wednesday, November 11, 2020, WDC*D123
Goals are scientifically proven to be one of the most effective motivators for success. Yet achieving goals eludes a vast majority of society. You will learn a proven goal planning process you can implement immediately and start achieving success on your terms.


Tuesday, October 6, 2020, WDC*D123
Never before in history has five generations actively engaged in the business workforce. Each generation was influenced by a unique set of circumstances creating a wide array of attitudes and behaviors in the modern workforce. Participants will take away constructive ideas on how to make the multigenerational workforce in alignment with the organizations vision and strategy.


Tuesday, December 8, 2020, WDC*D123
Interested in small business financing? Find out what the bank will expect in your business proposal, how to properly prepare a small business loan proposal, and available, free, resources to assist you with the process.


Thursday, October 1, 2020, Online Course
Thursday, November 12, 2020, Online Course
Prepare for the Project Management Institute's Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam. This course will help you master the content in the first seven chapters of the PMBOK Guide and discover tips and techniques related to questions you with experience on the actual PMP exam. 6 Weeks Access 24 Course Hrs.


July 15, 2020 to September 4, 2020, Online Course
September 16, 2020 to November 6, 2020, Online Course
Learn how to meet the diverse needs of students with disabilities in your classroom through easy, practical, and creative strategies developed by an experienced special educator. This course explores the total special education process and help you understand and empower your special needs students.


July 15, 2020 to September 4, 2020, Online Course
September 16, 2020 to November 6, 2020, Online Course
Need a resume refresher? Learn five easy steps to update your resume and win over the employer!


Tuesday, September 22, 2020, Online Course
Write cover letters with confidence using the simple AIDA (Attention Interest Desire Action) formula.


Tuesday, September 29, 2020, Online Course
Are you a job seeker looking to connect with employers on LinkedIn? Learn to optimize your profiles for job search and build a LinkedIn network that can open doors to your next job opportunity.


Tuesday, October 13, 2020, Online Course
What is a micro-internship and how do I apply? This webinar provides an overview of micro-internships and advice for students and recent graduates on how to successfully land a project.


Tuesday, October 6, 2020, Online Course
Job interviews have gone virtual! Explore the different types of video interviews and learn expert tips for interviewing success.


Tuesday, October 20, 2020, Online Course
The Contact Tracing and Infection Control course covers all CDC-recommended training elements required to successfully identify patients who have come in close contact with a particular virus or contagion. We'll discuss important breach avoidance strategies and outline the main steps involved in the contact tracing process.


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This video and discussion is about Timer On Delay using RSLogix 500. It demonstrates how to timer's enable, timer timing, and done bit work. It explains and demonstrates how the TON works using double acting cylinder connected to a 5/2 solenoid controlled spring return directional control valve.


Thursday, July 23, 2020, Online Course