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Office of Continuing Education &
Off-Campus Programs

8695 College Parkway
Suite 1181
Ft. Myers, FL 33919

Phone #s: all area codes are 239
Continuing Education: 425-3270
Institute of Government: 425-3271
Renaissance Academy: 425-3272
Fax:  425-3260

Upcoming Professional Development Programs

 
 

The Office of Continuing Education & Off-Campus Programs presents the following Professional Development Programs.

Please call 239-425-3270 if you have any difficulty registering.

Pharmacy Technician Certificate Course $2899

2/7-6/29, Hybrid format: video lectures online and local onsite pharmacy workshops
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board exam prep; externship w/local pharmacies
REGISTRATION

English as a Second Language for Professionals $295

8/22-10/3, Tues, 5:30-8:00pm (FGCU Main Campus)
REGISTRATION
Develop speaking, listening, reading and writing English language skills for the workplace

How to Attract and Keep Millenials in Today's Work Environment $100

8/22, Tue, 8:00-10:30m (FGCU Main Campus)
REGISTRATION
Learn how to implement minor changes in your organization to attract and keep engaged employees

Building a Gender Diverse Workforce $100

8/29, Tue, 8:00-10:30am (FGCU Main Campus)
REGISTRATION
Learn how to implement changes in your organization to promote a gender diverse workforce

Wedding Planning Certification $495

9/24-9/25, Sun & Mon, Sun: 10:30am-7:30pm, Mon: 9:00am-6:30pm (FGCU Main Campus)
REGISTRATION
Achieve Wedding Venue Professional Certification (or) Wedding Planner Certification with The Bridal Society

Stop Fixing Shortcomings & Develop Your Strengths $80

9/26, Tue, 1:30pm-4:00pm (Naples)
REGISTRATION
9/27, Wed, 5:30pm-8:00pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
REGISTRATION
10/3, Tue, 5:30pm-8:00pm (Punta Gorda)
REGISTRATION
Lean into your strengths to accomplish your goals

Lean Six Sigma Black Belt   $1750

10/4/17-03/28/18 [no class 11/22, 12/20, 12/27], Weds: 6:00-8:00pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
REGISTRATION
Learn to identify and reduce the seven wastes in organization processes

First Time Supervisor Training $260

10/18-12/13 [No Class 11/22], Weds, 1:30-4:30pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
REGISTRATION
Motivate others to go out of their way for the team

Fundamentals of Project Management $125

10/11, Wed, 8:00am-5:00pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
REGISTRATION
11/8, Wed, 8:00am-5:00pm (Naples)
REGISTRATION
Proven process and tools for successful management of projects

Dynamics of Supervision  $185

Dynamics of Supervision I - (2017) 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/30, Thur, 8:30am-11:30am (Punta Gorda)
REGISTRATION

Dynamics of Supervision II - (2017-18) 12/14, 12/21, 1/11, 1/18, 1/25, 2/1, Thur, 8:30am-11:30am (Punta Gorda)
REGISTRATION

Dynamics of Supervision III - (2018) 2/15, 2/22, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, Thur, 8:30am-11:30am (Punta Gorda)
REGISTRATION

Expand skills to increase effectiveness, grow interpersonal skills, reduce stress, and boost productivity 
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Making Retirement the Happiest Time of Your Life $149

10/21-11/18, Sats: 10:00am-12:00pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
REGISTRATION
10/24-11/21, Tues: 10:00am-12:00pm (Naples)
REGISTRATION
10/25-11/22, Weds: 10:00am-12:00pm (Punta Gorda)
REGISTRATION
Make an informed shift from career life to a fulfilling new chapter

Personal Fitness Trainer Certification Course $749

10/21-12/2, Sats, 9:00am-4:00pm
(Classroom: Atrium Fort Myers, Fitness Center: Around the Clock Fitness Alico Commons)
REGISTRATION
Start an exciting fitness career and become a Certified Personal Trainer

Coaching Essentials for Non-Profit Leaders $295

10/24, Tue: 8:30am-5:00pm (FGCU Main Campus)
REGISTRATION
10/25, Wed: 8:30am-5:00pm (Punta Gorda)
REGISTRATION
Learn the secrets of motivating your team and inspiring donors

Advanced Tools for the Experienced Project Manager $165

11/29, Wed, 8:00am-5:00pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
REGISTRATION
Learn, practice setting-up and successfully managinging a project through all phases

Communications Dynamics for Professionals $175

1/17, 1/24, 1/31, Weds, 5:45-8:45pm (Naples)
REGISTRATION (series)
2/14, 2/21, 2/28, Weds, 5:45-8:45pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
REGISTRATION (series)
Ensure that you are a key communicator in your organization
(individual courses in this series listed below)
Writing for Impact $69
1/17 (Naples) REGISTRATION  |  2/14 (Fort Myers) REGISTRATION
Secrets of Effective Communication $69
1/24 (Naples) REGISTRATION  |  2/21 (Fort Myers) REGISTRATION
How to Make a Winning Presentation $69
1/31 (Naples) REGISTRATION  |  2/28 (Fort Myers) REGISTRATION

Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement $79 single/$99 couples

2/6/18-2/27/18, Tues, 6:00-8:30pm (FGCU Main Campus)
REGISTRATION
2/8/18-3/1/18, Thurs, 6:00-8:30pm (Naples)
REGISTRATION
3/20/18-3/29/18, Tues/Thurs, 6:00-8:30pm (FGCU Main Campus)
REGISTRATION
3/20/18-3/29/18, Tues/Thurs, 6:00-8:30pm (Naples)
REGISTRATION
Assess your retirement income needs and develop a plan to meet your retirement goals
 

ONLINE OFFERINGS


Professional Grant Proposal Writing $695

Start Now/Start Anytime, 2017 (Online)
REGISTRATION
Locate grants that fit your needs and write proposals that win grants

Pharmacy Technician Online $649

Start Now/Start Anytime, 2017 (Online)
REGISTRATION
Online preparation for the certification examination administered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)

Medical Coding Online $649

Start Now/Start Anytime, 2017 (Online)
REGISTRATION
Online preparation for 3 national certification exams administered by the AAPC and AHIMA boards

Certificate in Customer Service $245

Starts July 3, 2017 (Online)
REGISTRATION
Improve customer service skills to enhance your career skill set, improve productivity, and increase your organization’s success

Mobile Marketing Certificate $595

Starts July 3, 2017 (Online)
REGISTRATION
Gain the knowledge to implement a mobile marketing plan for your organization to retain current customers and gain new ones

Entrepreneurial Finance Certificate $495

Starts July 3, 2017(Online)
REGISTRATION
Increase your knowledge about entrepreneurial finance, and how to maximize the chances of success
and minimize the risks for your new venture

Certificate in Workplace Communication $595

Starts July 3, 2017 (Online)
REGISTRATION
Learn how to improve your negotiation skills for a win-win outcome, including helping others to get what they want,
so you get what you want

Social Media Certificate Course $250

Sept 6-Oct 20, 2017 (Online)
REGISTRATION
Learn the why and how of social media networking for your business