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Continuining Education

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Office of Continuing Education & Off-Campus Programs
Courses, Workshops & More
Locations & Directions

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.


Dynamics of Supervision  $185

Dynamics of Supervision III - 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23, 3/2, 3/9, Thur, 8:30am-11:30am (Punta Gorda)

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

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)

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

Expand skills to increase effectiveness, grow interpersonal skills, reduce stress, and boost productivity 

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

2/7-2/28, Tues, 6:30pm-9:00pm, (FGCU Main Campus)
2/9-3/2, Thurs, 6:30pm-9:00pm, (Naples)
3/16-4/6, Thurs, 6:00pm-8:30pm, (FGCU Main Campus)
3/21-4/11, Tues, 6:00pm-8:30pm, (Naples)

Develop a plan for retirement, understand investment choices, use tax laws to your advantage, and
protect yourself and your family

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

Gift of Self-Care for the Busy Professional $59

2/23, Thur, 6:00pm-8:00pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
2/28, Tue, 6:00pm-8:00pm (Punta Gorda)
Proven strategies to avoid unhappiness, sickness and disharmony -- realign into a healthy place

Fundamentals of Project Management $125

3/8, Wed, 8:00am-5:00pm (Naples)
Proven processes and tools for successful management of projects

Communications Dynamics for Professionals Certificate Program $175

3/14-3/21-3/28, Tues, 5:45-8:45pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
Below please find the individual courses in the series above:
Writing for Impact - 3/14, Tues, 5:45-8:45pm - $69 -- REGISTRATION
Communicating with Confidence - 3/21, Tues, 5:45-8:45pm - $69 -- REGISTRATION
How to Make a Winning Presentation - 3/28, Tues, 5:45-8:45pm - $69 -- REGISTRATION

Achieve results with communication. Motivate others to act and react. Write effective emails, proposals, reports and more.

Coaching Essentials for Nonprofit Leaders $295

4/4, Tue, 8:30am-5:00pm (FGCU Main Campus)
Strengthen values, vision and passion for success motivating your fundraising team and inspiring donors

Creating Your Mobile App and Generating Sales on Mobile $299

4/4-4/25, Tues, 5:45-8:45pm (FGCU Main Campus)
Learn to design, build, market and distribute your mobile app

Stop Fixing Shortcomings and Develop Your Strengths: Gallup StrengthsFinder $80

4/18, Wed, 1:30pm-4:00pm (Naples)
4/19, Wed, 5:30pm-8:00pm (Fort Myers)
4/25, Wed, 5:30pm-8:00pm (Punta Gorda)
Learn the science behind what happens in the brain when we establish, strive for, and achieve goals

First Time Supervisor Training $260

5/3-6/21, Weds, 1:30-4:30pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
Motivate others to go out of their way for the team

Wedding Planning Certification $495

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


Professional Pet Care Certificate Course $426

2/23-4/10 (Online)
Learn how to handle the most commonly encountered pet issues through education and internship

Professional Grant Proposal Writing $695

3/7-3/27, 2017(Online)
Locate grants that fit your needs and write proposals that win grants

Business Research Certificate $495

Starts March 6, 2017(Online)
Learn where to find information on market potential, competitive intelligence, productivity improvement and more

Certificate in Office Operations $495

Starts March 6, 2017 (Online)
Position yourself in your organization as the one who know what needs to get done and how to make it happen

Certificate in Customer Service $245

Starts March 6, 2017(Online)
Discover the direct relationship between service skills and career achievement

Spanish for Medical Professionals $145

Starts March 6, 2017 (Online)
Learn the skills you need to effectively comunicate with your Spanish-speaking patients

Pet CPR & First Aid Course $86

3/16-4/3 (Online)
Learn how to respond in an emergency situation involving pets