The Writing Professional program develops written communication skills with an emphasis on understanding the writing process, analyzing readings, and practicing writing for personal and professional applications. Students will have the opportunity to really break down the writing process and see how it is useful in constructing and finally writing their own work. Students will discover various styles and sentence structures that can alter the meaning and impact of their writing and ensure they have the tools necessary to convey the meaning they intend, communicate their thoughts effectively and clearly and ensure their writing is presented professionally in terms of grammar, spelling and other issues that can otherwise inhibit successful writing.
Our students taking this course will learn strategies for improving their informational writing as well as improving upon their creative work. The course provides instruction on writing accurate and clear business letters, memos, and reports. Topics will cover mechanics such as sentence structure, punctuation, and how to avoid wordiness in informational writing. Students will also learn how to enhance their creative writing by building character and plot, among many other things
The GED® Prep Comprehensive course is an interactive learning experience designed to help students achieve success on the GED® test. Preparing for the GED® test may seem like a daunting task. The Workforce Readiness: GED® Prep Comprehensive course offers students a useful and easy-to-follow guide through all five of the content areas covered on the GED® test: language arts; writing and reading; social studies; science; and mathematics.
Workers' Compensation: A Field Guide for Employers covers all the topics a student needs to know to understand Workers Compensation insurance, including how to reduce premium costs. Topics covered include how Workers' Compensation insurance is priced and audited. This course explains the classification system used by insurance companies, the audit process, experience modification factors, and how and why overcharges occur. Most importantly, it explains in plain language to students how employers can protect themselves from the common mistakes the insurance industry makes that cause Workers' Compensation premiums to be higher.
With WordPress, you can create brilliant, highly customizable websites and blogs with just a few clicks. Thousands of plugins and a personal publishing system provide everything you need to create stunning web pages. Our WordPress course provides you with basic knowledge of how the software is structured, how to organize your web page or blog as well as themes for creating the perfect look and feel for your content. Get ready to be introduced to the world’s most popular content management system for websites… WordPress!
Con más de 1.200 millones de usuarios en el mundo, estudiantes y profesionistas de todo el mundo deben usar Microsoft Word para completar las tareas diarias. Comprender mejor las características de Microsoft Word no solo aumenta su valor como candidato potencial, sino que también mejora su flujo de trabajo personal al ahorrarle tiempo y permitir organizar mejor sus ideas. El curso intermedio de Word 2010 está diseñado para aquellos que buscan mejorar su conocimiento actual de Microsoft Word y aprovechar al máximo sus características más complejas. Las personas que están familiarizadas con las características de Word 2007 y que buscan explorar las características actualizadas también encontrarán útil este curso.
Microsoft Word es un programa de procesamiento de texto gráfico indispensable que es usado por más de mil millones de personas en todo el mundo. No importa en qué industria trabaje, conocer el modo básico de Microsoft Word es esencial para el éxito profesional. El entrenamiento básico de Word 2010 está diseñado para personas cuyos trabajos o estudios requieren una comprensión básica de Microsoft Word o de aquellos que están familiarizados con versiones anteriores del software y desean explorar las funciones actualizadas de Microsoft Word 2010. Este curso enseña a los estudiantes cómo crear nuevos documentos de Word, usar plantillas, mejorar documentos antiguos y revisar, compartir y descargar archivos.
Con 1.200 millones de usuarios en oficinas de todo el mundo, Microsoft Word es un programa de procesamiento de textos indispensable que los empleadores esperan que sea maniobre con facilidad. Hoy en día, casi todas las descripciones de trabajo de negocios requieren el conocimiento de Microsoft Word, y para sobresalir como un candidato viable, debe poseer las habilidades para crear documentos impresionantes y profesionales utilizando esta plataforma. Las empresas que crean documentos con un buen formato tienen una mejor reputación de marca en general y tienen más éxito en la transmisión de sus mensajes interna y externamente.
The world of work is different for women and men. They not only see things around them differently, but women also notice and evaluate completely different things. The female vision describes what is unique about how women perceive their world at work and offers strong research support for how this uniqueness can benefit women as well as organizations. This course will unpack what is involved in the differences between the typical male and female vision, how they impact one another, and how women can capitalize on their unique vision to benefit their leadership and become a considerable asset to any organization.
This course teaches students a more in depth look at different health considerations women face at different stages of their lives and how to appropriately adapt exercise and wellness programs to meet their needs. Topics of interest include the “Female Athlete Triad”, pre and postpartum fitness, women with pelvic floor dysfunctions, osteoporosis, menopause, autoimmune disorders, and breast, ovary, and uterine cancers. Students will gain an understanding of how to design exercise programs for these special populations.
The Online Professional Certificate in Women’s Exercise Training and Wellness is designed to prepare graduating students for a career working with women of all ages at medically-based fitness facilities, community wellness programs, personal training studios, physical therapy clinics, health promotion sites, and private and commercial health clubs. Students will learn how to apply their client’s health history, goals, and abilities integrating exercise science curriculum and practical training techniques into a systematic model that teaches students to progress their clients through various phases of a woman’s life.
The availability of clean, renewable power is without question going to be the defining challenge and goal of the 21st century, and wind will lead the way. Wind power can realistically not only replace the lion’s share of oil, coal, and natural gas fired electrical plants in the U.S., but also can add enough extra power capacity to allow for most of the cars in the nation to run on electricity. This Wind Energy Technician program covers all aspects of installing and troubleshooting wind turbines, giving technicians the knowledge they need to handle even complex maintenance tasks. This program explains how wind turbine blades harvest wind energy, and how generators convert shaft turning energy into electricity.