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Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate
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Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate

$495

with UGot Class, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Six Sigma professionals are in strong demand by organizations around the world. On the front-lines of Six Sigma efforts are Green Belts. LERN’s Green Belt training teaches participants problem-solving skills, using the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) model.

After completing this challenging course, Six Sigma Green Belts serve their organizations as a trained specialist able to work on Six Sigma projects that benefit the organization. Although not required, participants are strongly encouraged to have a project during the course. The instructors and mentors work closely with the class to not only teach the material, but to guide candidates as they work projects.

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Social Media for Business Certificate
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Social Media for Business Certificate

$495

with Nicole Siscaretti, Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Get in on this exciting and growing way to communicate, market, and serve your customers and clients. For businesses, nonprofits, government, and other organizations. Learn how social networks are used to develop a two-way communication and marketing strategy for your organization. From Facebook to Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, and more, discover the new principles of communication, how these social networks work, and the uses for your organization. Whether you are new to social networks or already involved, you will come away with practical, how-to techniques to integrate social networks into your organization.

3 one-month courses

Introduction to Social Media

Marketing Using Social Media

Integrating Social Media in Your Organization

SAVE! On all three courses & certificate

New! This Certificate is also offered in a Self-Study Format. Start anytime, end anytime.

SQL Certificate
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SQL Certificate

$595

with UGot Class, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Structured Query Language (SQL) is the industry standard database programming language. It is one of the most in demand skills in occupations that require interaction with data and analyzing data. Through your knowledge of Structured Query Language, you will become more marketable in computer related career fields that pertain to database administration. Learning SQL can also lead to a job that is specific to analyzing data such as a data analyst, a quality assurance analyst, or a business analyst.

You’ll first learn about relational database structures, the history and uses of Structured Query Language, and how to use Structured Query Language to create a database, add records to database tables, and how to use SQL queries to extract meaningful data from database tables.  You will quickly progress from creating simple SQL queries that query a single table to querying multiple tables simultaneously. You’ll also learn how to alter data in a database and how to gather significant statistics from data stored in a database. Finally, you'll learn techniques that will enable you to write powerful queries that perform complicated searches and sorts on your data. This certificate will enhance your competitiveness in the field of database administration and data analyst jobs.

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Start Your Own Small Business
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Start Your Own Small Business

$115

with Ed2Go Online Learning, Winthrop/Monmouth Adult Education

Learn how to take your dream of starting a business and put it into action. In this class, you will learn everything you need to know about starting a business. You will begin by discovering the tricks to picking the right opportunity for you.

Next, you will learn how to develop proven marketing techniques to easily build sales. Since every business needs money, this course discusses traditional and nontraditional financing options. Finally, you will learn easy-to-implement employee-management procedures and how to write business policies that help you build your business. You, as a business owner, need to manage all your limited resources. One resource that often gets overlooked is your time.

In the final lesson, you will learn time-management techniques especially for entrepreneurs. While taking this course, you will discover the secrets that separate the successful entrepreneurs from the struggling ones.

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Strategic Marketing for Entrepreneurs
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Strategic Marketing for Entrepreneurs

$129

with MindEdge Learning, Scarborough Adult Learning Center

Important: You must register online for this class thru MindEdge Learning at https://catalog.mindedge.com/scarborough

Self-paced and online, accessible from anywhere and available on mobile.

Reviews the strategic issues that an entrepreneur faces while starting a new venture or business and highlights the questions about market acceptance that must be answered during every stage of the entrepreneurial process.

Estimated length: 5 hours

Access time: 90 days

.5 CEUs | 5 HRCIs 

Cost: $129

Register online: catalog.mindedge.com/scarborough

Entrepreneurship

 

Supervisory & Leadership Certificate
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Supervisory & Leadership Certificate

$395

with UGot Class, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Your employees are your most valuable resources. Ensuring the efficiency of your team is the key to your success and is your most important responsibility. Get practical, easy to understand, and insightful methods for new and even experienced supervisors and managers.

Learn about effective delegation, performance management, and writing performance reviews. Discuss the specifics of the supervisor's role and responsibilities, and strategies for improving your overall effectiveness as a leader.

Take home practical information along with tips and techniques that can be applied at your job immediately. 

Two-month certificate offered Sept, Feb, April & June

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Supervisory and Leadership Certificate
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Supervisory and Leadership Certificate

$395

with Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Your employees are your most valuable resources. Ensuring the efficiency of your team is the key to your success and is your most important responsibility. Get practical, easy to understand, and insightful methods for new and even experienced supervisors and managers.  Learn about effective delegation, performance management, and writing performance reviews. Discuss the specifics of the supervisor’s role and responsibilities, and strategies for improving your overall effectiveness as a leader.  Take home practical information along with tips and techniques that can be applied at your job immediately.

Two-month course 

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WordPress Certificate
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WordPress Certificate

$495

with UGot Class, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

WordPress is the most popular content management system (CMS) for website and blog design.   

During the first week, you will learn or refresh your knowledge of all the initial steps and the required elements for having a website. Then find out how to build a simple WordPress website or blog. Topics include an introduction to CMS, WordPress installation and setup, page and content creation, administration, themes (selection, purchase, installation, and setup), working with widgets and plugins, and more.   Finally, acquire advanced knowledge about WordPress options and features. You will learn how to modify WordPress web pages by hand-coding, learn about simple yet effective search engine optimization (SEO) techniques that improve your website ranking, and much more.    

After successfully completing the WordPress Certificate you will know how to build a WordPress website or blog, customize your WordPress site by hand-coding HTML, CSS, and PHP, know necessary regular WordPress maintenance, create WordPress website backup, and know how to apply SEO techniques in WordPress. 

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