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Upcoming Professional Development Programs

 
 

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

 

Pharmacy Technician Certificate Course - $3900

8/18-11/21, Tues 6-9pm & Sat 9-12pm (Fort Myers)
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board exam prep; externship w/local pharmacies
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Social Media Marketing - $250

8/24-9/25 ONLINE
Hows and whys of social media networking, Web 2.0 Marketing, and why you need to be online
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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt $1500

9/9-3/16, Weds, 6-9 pm (Fort Myers)
Learn to identify and eliminate the 7 wastes in manufacturing or service processes
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Project Management $125

9/16, Weds 8-5pm (Fort Myers); or 9/23, Weds 8-5pm (Naples Center)
Complete tasks on time, within budget and with limited resources
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Referral Marketing Course - $250

9/21 - 11/13 ONLINE
Word-of-mouth promotion is the best way to get new clients and customers
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CPR/AED Certification $60

9/22, Tues 8:30am-12:00pm (Fort Myers)
This classroom-based, instructor-led course teaches first aid basics featuring single-rescuer and team basic life support skills
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Dynamics of Supervision $195

9/30-11/4, Weds 1:30-4:30pm (Fort Myers); or 10/8-11/12, Thurs 8:30-11:30am (Naples)
Current and potential supervisiors build/enrich their skills and effectiveness
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10/15-11/19, Thurs 8:30-11:30am (Punta Gorda)
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Personal Fitness Trainer Certification $749

10/10-11/14, Sats 9:00am-4:00pm (Naples Center)
Earn a nationally-recognized W.I.T.S. certification and gain real-life experience in an internship
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Pet Care $340 / Pet CPR & First Aid $86

10/16-12/11 (Pet Care); 11/30-12/11 (Pet CPR) ONLINE
Start or enhance your career, business, or joy of working with animals; optional internship
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Certificate in Operational Excellence $895

10/20-12/15, Tues 8-5pm (Fort Myers)
Transform your organization through strategic operational approaches, methodologies, processes, and tools
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Certified Wedding Planner Course $395 college students* / $495 non-students*

10/24-10/25, Sat/Sun 10:30am-8:00pm (Main Campus)
Includes lifetime membership in The Bridal Society *prices increase closer to course date
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Why Smart People Make Bad Decisions: Gallup’s StrengthFinder $120

11/4 & 11/11, Weds 6:30-8:30 pm (Fort Myers)
Lean-in to top strengths, establish goals, and position for success; 
receive bestselling “StrengthFinder 2.0” and an online StrengthFinder Assessment
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Social Media Content: Brand Creation for Your Business- $250

11/17 - 01/06 ONLINE
Learn how to develop, procure, and automate content for personal/business pages
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Repackaging Yourself: For Women in Career Transition $50

11/19, Thurs 6:30-8:30 pm (Naples Center)
Interactive workshop to assist women who are re-entering the workforce or searching for a new job or career
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Results Based Resume $50

12/3, Thurs 6:30-8:30 pm (Fort Myers)
Discuss guidelines for writing an impactful, value-based resume that will stand out
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