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    This course introduces the student to basic accounting terminology and the fundamental principles of accounting and the accounting cycle. Students will develop the practical skills necessary to record transactions in chronological order by using journals, and categorize them by account using ledgers. In addition, students will learn how to interpret financial statements, use them to determine company profitability, and measure cash flow. This course covers payroll expenses, liabilities, taxes, forms, laws, and regulations as well as a variety of other payroll functions. Students are also introduced to the fundamentals of the budgeting process.

    Project Management
    $2,295.00

    Our online project management course is ideal for anyone seeking to enhance their skills and increase their knowledge of fundamental project management principles and practices. The profession of Project management is a dynamic and growing field that has application in any number of industries. The Project Management Institute, which is the certifying organization in the field, has defined project management as the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to a broad range of activities in order to meet the requirements of a particular initiative. In this program you will examine the project management framework, time and cost management, quality and risk management, procurement management, communications and human resource management.

    Our Logistics, Supply Chain and Purchasing Management program teaches students the fundamental principles of supply chain management, purchasing, and contracting. This program covers the fundamental principles of the purchasing process including purchasing efficiency and organization, the various aspects of the supply chain environment, the relationships that exist between purchasing, vendor selection, supply sourcing, and the role technology plays in the supply chain process, the fundamentals of the budgeting process and provides students with an understanding of how to prepare and manage a budget, the fundamental principles that determine how suppliers are chosen throughout the various phases of the procurement process, the various phases of the contracting process as you gain a solid...

    If you’d like to manage larger projects and gain more responsibility or add project management skills into your current role, then the Certified Associate in Project Management program is right for you. Learn to master the most proven methods in project management as well as exciting new techniques emerging from current industry and today's most recent research. This course introduces manual techniques perfected during the past 50 years and progressive automated techniques, all consistent with the latest PMBOK Guide. Up to date content covers measuring project management ROI, value to the organization and to customers, and much more. The course's focused approach is ideal for building strong portfolios that showcase project management skills for future interviews.

    Individuals trained and certified in the field of Human Resources are qualified to flourish in a wide range of employment positions. HR professionals can pursue a variety of careers such as Manager, Specialist, Executive, Consultant, Training & Development Manager, and International Specialist. HR professionals are qualified to handle such tasks as employee management, communications and disputes, benefits programs managements, navigating government regulations, and creating policies for measuring employee performance. Students who complete this course will both develop mastery over human resource principles and experience real world scenarios commonly faced by HR professionals.

    Included in this program are eleven self paced modules and one simulation. Each of these modules offers an assortment of interactive exercises, videos, selected readings, case studies, and self-assessments that will engage you and help you practice effective decision making in a nonprofit setting. Once each of the modules have been completed, learners will participate in the included simulation. Leading the Courtney Museum is a simulation designed to challenge and engage participants while exploring key real-world leadership issues confronted by nonprofit managers. The learner assumes the role of executive director of the troubled Courtney Museum, and deals with a series of personnel, marketing, financial, and board/community relations issues.

    Any successful business owner can tell you that proper accounting is one of the most important aspects of their entire organization. Proper accounting is essential to the effective functioning and success of any small business and the leadership teams in these companies depend entirely on their accounting staff to track and report the overall health of the company from day to day, quarter to quarter and year to year. Staff who understand how to calculate the essential accounting data for a company have the skills to properly advise leadership on the business decisions they need to make.

    This writing course is designed to help students become more effective and persuasive communicators and gives great emphasis to the written and verbal skills they need to succeed in business. The course focuses on a variety of topics including writing, grammar, and practical applications for those such as how to write interesting, informative and persuasive newsletters that add value to any business. In addition to writing, public speaking is a valuable form of communication, constantly useful in ways such as speaking to a colleague, co-worker, supervisor or employer, customer or vendor. How well you speak reflects your professionalism and competency, and can effectively help to build your personal influence as well as that of your entire organization.

    The bigger the company, the more they need well-trained Administrative Assistants. Those assistants with Bookkeeping skills and practice with QuickBooks are at the top of that demand. This perfect triad of skills is in demand all over the US providing an even greater pool of opportunities. The median income in 2016 for an administrative assistant was $36,750. The median income for a bookkeeper was $39,750. You would have a distinct hiring advantage with both these skill sets and QuickBooks proficiency too! What’s in this Program? Three parts make up this well-balanced program. 1- Administrative Assistant: the person who keeps the wheels greased and turning so that a professional office functions well.

    Do you love being around children? Have you ever thought about becoming a child care worker or wondered if you could start a home day care business? Child day care management distance learning course can provide you with the information to take the first step toward earning an attractive child care worker salary. With our child day care management distance learning course, you can learn the key concepts involved in being a child care worker. You could even learn some basic ideas on how to start a home day care business! A child care worker is a special person who helps children grow, learn, and gain new skills every day. A child care worker also provides behavioral and emotional support so children feel safe and comfortable while with a child care worker.

    This program is designed to prepare successful students to work in various Homeland Security agencies at a local, state or federal level. Specifically for those students whose career-focus is in counter-terrorism, counter-intelligence, national security or government security, this program is a great way to examine new and different subject areas within this growing field. The program provides an overview of the elements involved in the homeland security function, as well as the challenges critical infrastructure managers in government and industry can/will face while maintaining mission operations and staff accountability in the midst of multiple overlapping roles and responsibilities in our rapidly changing world.

    Child Care Worker
    $2,795.00

    Love working with children and want to learn techniques for supporting their development? This Child Development Associate course provides practical advice to prepare you for your role as an educator of children ages 0-5. Learn the principles of providing ultimate learning environments, developing engaging curricula for various developmental stages, meeting children’s social-emotional needs and interests, and communicating and interacting with parents and staff professionally. This course covers the basics of early education and positive guidance strategies to enhance physical, cognitive, language, social-emotional, and creativity development.