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OLE - Online Learning 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





Florida Gulf Coast University's Office of Continuing Education has partnered with several leading online curriculum providers to offer hundreds of instructor-facilitated and self-study professional development and training courses for business owners and employees wishing to improve their professional skill sets.

W.I.T.S. Personal Fitness Online Continuing Education Courses
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  • All W.I.T.S. graduates are required to complete a minimum of 10 hours of study within a 2 year period to maintain their current status as a W.I.T.S. certified professional.
  • As a leader in fitness education and certification, W.I.T.S. is offering digital badges for select courses and credentials.
  • Business & Marketing Success Series
  • W.I.T.S. CEU/CEC Courses
  • W.I.T.S. Certifications

Career Training Certificate Programs
  • In-depth, instructor-guided, career training certificate programs designed to help you achieve professional caliber positions for many occupations
  • Courses range from 12 to 580 hours and cost between $595 and $5,595
  • Course categories include:
  • Skilled Trades and Industrial
  • Business and Professional
  • Healthcare and Fitness
  • Hospitality
  • Information Technology and Software Development
  • Media and Design 

Instructor-Facilitated Professional Training
  • Six-week professional development and training courses, many starting at $99.
  • Topics include:
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Accounting
  • Health Care, Nutrition and Fitness
  • Law
  • Business Administration
  • Database Programming 
  • Graphic and Web Design
  • PC Troubleshooting, Networking and Security
  • Health Care
  • Child Care and Parenting
  • Courses for Teaching Professionals

Self-Study Short Courses and CEU’s
  • ed2go-Pro offers a comprehensive collection of online, self-study, open enrollment courses starting at just $15. CEU’s for licensure maintenance may be earned through a wide variety of professional industry-specific courses.
  • Course categories include:
  • Business
  • Composition and Design
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Environmental
  • Finance
  • Healthcare
  • Industrial Skills
  • Insurance
  • Languages
  • Legal
  • Electronics
  • Real Estate
  • Service and Hospitality
  • Skilled Trades

U Got Class Online Certificate Courses Skills for the 21st Century: Online Certificates
  • With a whole new set of competencies, skills and job duties needed for business and professional people in the workplace for the next few decades, start preparing for success now.
  • Courses include:
  • Business
  • Business Communication
  • Career Skills
  • Health
  • Human Resources
  • Leadership
  • LEED Green Workplace
  • Management
  • New Media Marketing
  • Professional Development
  • Social Media for Business
  • Courses for Parents
  • Training and Education
  • Training for K-12 Teachers

cyber security class fort myers florida Cyber Security Workforce Education Program
  • This Workforce Education Program provides training and education to individuals who are interested in gaining the necessary knowledge and skills to start a new career or enhance an existing one by broadening their expertise in Cyber Security.
  • Courses include:
  • Locking Down Linux User Accounts, Filesystems, and Services
  • Protecting Networks with Firewalls and VPNs
  • Protecting Windows Systems with Access Controls, Encryption, and Group Policy
  • Securing Web Applications
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Computer Forensics Evidence Collection
  • Ethical Hacking Tools and Techniques
  • Managing Information Security Risks, Threats, and Vulnerabilities
  • Network Security Essentials
  • Information Security and Risk Management Planning

American Safety Council Regulatory, Pre-Licensing and Court Ordered Programs
  • Courses include:
  • Florida Online Traffic School
  • First Time Driver (D.A.T.A.) Program
  • Advanced Driver Improvement (ADI) Program
  • Florida Driving Records - Check your driving records
  • Judge Ordered 8-Hour Driving Program
  • Mature Driver Course - Receive an insurance discount if you are 55 or over
  • Florida Boating Course
  • New Jersey Defensive Driving Course
  • Notary Courses - Become a Florida Notary Public
  • Florida Incorporation Service - Start your own business
  • Florida Insurance Pre-license 2-15 Course
  • KIDS - Parent Education & Family Stabilization Course - 4-hour course online
  • OSHA 510 & 511 Courses