Professional Development

Courses

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.


Thursday, October 10, 2019, WDC*D124
This workshop will explore the issues of motivation and behavioral change in relation to clinical practice, supervision, management, and personal development. Participants will apply the principles of self-motivation to their personal lives and professional aspirations through use of case studies and experiential exercises.


Friday, October 25, 2019, WDC*D124
Business Boot Camp is a way to better learn and lay the foundation for your business that will serve you for years to come and leads to less levels of bitterness, burnout and resentment.


Friday, November 8, 2019, WDC*D124
Barb presents the most up-to-date data from evidence-based research on the safety of numerous OTC products. Learn more about multivitamins, as well as specific vitamins including vitamins A, B, C, D, E and K. Magnesium, zinc and iron supplements are also common--but need warning labels. Barb also will discuss supplements containing omega-3 fatty acids, melatonin, CoQ10, lavender, milk thistle, glucosamine, garlic, grapeseed, gingko, and ginger.


Thursday, November 7, 2019, LIB2*L110
This healthcare conference will include topics as the opioid crisis, legalized marijuana, active shooter situations and much more.


Tuesday, November 5, 2019, WDC*D152
Sometimes people do everything right and still get disillusioned, irritable, lost and overwhelmed. That's when burnout happens. The workshop provides guidelines for burnout recovery. Family and colleagues learn how to help reversal of burnout.


Friday, November 8, 2019, WDC*D212
This course is designed to offer an introduction to medicinal herbs and their history of use in healing. Topics include a brief history of herbal medicine, how herbs work in the human body, herbal properties and characteristics, and demonstrations of how to prepare a wide range of internal and external applications.


Tuesday, November 12, 2019, WDC*D124
This one-day conference shares how women can lean into challenging and awkward conversations, clarify important goals and become leaders. Participants will take the Habit Finders Profile and get detailed results to keep.


Friday, November 15, 2019, WDC*D152
Interpreters are needed in public service areas. This course teaches the skills necessary to become an effective interpreter including skits and plenty of practice. Participants must be fluent in both English and Spanish.


October 7, 2019 to November 11, 2019, WDC*D123
This course provides the information, training, demonstration and practice necessary to pass the CPR Health Care Provider.


Wednesday, October 2, 2019, WDC*D151
Saturday, November 23, 2019, WDC*D151
Wednesday, December 4, 2019, WDC*D151
In this four-hour course, participants will cover 1) General Facility Rules 2) Hazard Communication 3) Personnel Hazards and Protection 4) Equipment Hazards 5) Emergencies and Environmental Concerns and 6) Supplemental Information such as MSDS Sheets and a Glossary of Terms.Upon successfully passing an exam at the end of the course, participants will receive a course completion card which may be used for entry into local manufacturing facilities.


Thursday, October 3, 2019, WDC*D151
Excel has become the backbone that powers many organizations. Build your Excel skills in a one-day workshop for beginners.


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Learn how to manipulate large worksheets; use multiple worksheets and workbooks; customize Excel; apply advanced formatting; use Excel as a list manager; perform advanced charting options; use auditing and comments features; and create and manage templates.


Wednesday, September 25, 2019, WDC*D122
Topics include working with multiple worksheets and workbooks; using LOOKUP functions and formula auditing; sharing and protecting workbooks; data validation; creating sparklines; and mapping and forecasting data.


Wednesday, October 23, 2019, WDC*D122
Learn how to efficiently use the Word window; edit documents; move and copy text; distinguish between character and paragraph formatting; create and manage tables; control page layout features.


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In this course, you will learn to work with styles, sections, and columns; formatting tables; print labels and envelopes; create templates and use building blocks; work with graphics and objects; and manage document revisions.


Monday, October 28, 2019, WDC*D121
Microsoft Word enables you to do far more than simple word processing. Word includes advanced image manipulation tools, collaboration features, cross-referencing and linking tools, entry forms and data collection, security features, and tools to automate document production.


Monday, December 9, 2019, WDC*D122
This course will introduce you to using OneNote notebooks to store a wide variety of content in an organized structure, access the content from anywhere, and also share it with others. Additionally, learning how OneNote and the other applications in the suite are integrated increases your productivity with Microsoft Office.


Monday, November 4, 2019, WDC*D122
Monday, November 4, 2019, WDC*D122
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.


September 9, 2019 to October 28, 2019, NEC*N101
This course takes a communicative approach to developing your ability to use and understand Spanish in practical, everyday contexts. It focuses on conversation skills - both listening and speaking - emphasizing pronunciation, fluency and vocabulary.


September 11, 2019 to October 30, 2019, NEC*N101
This course leads participants through the development of a mission, vision and values statement.


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The Workplace Excellence Series is designed to help people understand and deliver the essential workplace skills that companies demand today.


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