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This five-day program prepares new Green Belts to lead projects and contribute to improving services and manufacturing. Those who pass the exam, which is held on the final day, will receive Green Belt certification from the University of Kansas.

Designed and built by an Associate Business Continuity Professional working inside of the Kansas School of Business, the Kansas Small Business Development Center’s Cybersecurity for Small Business online courses provide the background that small business owners need to better understand how they can protect their business’ digital footprint.

The Kansas SBDC course will allow business owners to take detailed look inside the growing threat that cybersecurity poses.

 

Note: If you are a business owner who is interested in taking this course, please make sure you have taken the Cybersecurity Assessment for Small Business. This assessment will allow you to better understand which of the five areas require your most focus!

You can enroll and start the courses at any time. To get started, click on the link below for the enrollment period currently open and register your spot today!


Take a quick, expert-led path into the world of data with the Big Data for Managers and Decision Makers workshop, presented by the University of Kansas in Kansas City. This three-part training event is for managers and managerial teams who want to learn the fundamentals of big data and how it can be used to improve business decisions.

Topics covered during the workshop include:

  • Day 1:
    • Data-Driven Decisions
    • Big Data Technological Landscape
  • Day 2:
    • The Intersection of Data Science and Big Data
    • Constraints and Limitations of Big Data
  • Day 3:
    • Big Data Resources and HR
    • New Directions and Opportunities for Innovation
This workshop is offered twice a year. To be notified when registration opens for the next workshop, click on the link below!

Certificate Programs