Business & Professional Programs Show Descriptions

Accounting for the Entrepreneur

Course CPD217  |   45 hours, 4 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $695  |   Course Details 

Accounting is essential to the success of any business. Without a foundational badge_accounting_entrepreneur-01understanding of accounting, the entrepreneur is operating blindly. This course will teach you about the basics of accounting, accounting procedures, principles, and practices. Assets, liabilities, and equity will also be covered in this course. This then leads to learning about the three major financial statements and evaluating a company’s 10-K reporting. This course will prepare you to create the major financial statements for your business. Once this information has been developed, the entrepreneur can determine financial information needed for lenders or investors. You will also learn about the various budgets necessary for an operating business, and how to create these budgets. Finally, this course will also review accounting software and outsourcing options available to the entrepreneur.

Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2010

Course   |   460 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $2395  |   Course Details 

This unique program will teach you the skills you need to become a successful administrative professional. In addition, you will gain efficiency using the following Microsoft Office 2010 products: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access.

Learn business and administrative applications of the Microsoft 2010 suite, while you prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 certification. Discover how to use the Microsoft Suite features to create and format documents, use tables, complete a mail merge, and more.

Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 is the only comprehensive, performance-based certification program approved by Microsoft to validate business computer skills using Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook, and Access 2010.

Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2013

Course CPD152  |   455 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $2395  |   Course Details 

The Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2013 training program teaches the key skills you need to become an Administrative Professional and prepare you for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exams 77-418, 77-425, and 77-426 (Word), 77-420, 77-427, and 77-428 (Excel), 77-422 (PowerPoint), 77-423 (Outlook), and 77-424 (Access).

You will learn essential skills including how to work in a modern professional office, how to maintain a professional image, personal and professional ethics, communication essentials, technology basics, record keeping and financial management, event planning and travel, and how to advance in an administrate career.

You will then learn essential skills of working at advanced level in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access 2013.

Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2016

Course CPD012  |   455 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $2995  |   Course Details 

Administrative professionals are the backbone of a professional organization, helping keep the team organized and operating efficiently.

In this program, you will learn the skills you need to support an organization, manage stressful situations that may arise, and excel in an administrative career.

This program will also prepare you to sit for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification 77-727 and 77-728 (Excel), 77-725 and 77-726 (Word), 77-729 (PowerPoint), 77-731 (Outlook), and 77-730 (Access). The registration fee for these exams are included with this program.

Capital Funding for the Entrepreneur

Course CPD219  |   45 hours, 4 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $695  |   Course Details 

Capital funding can come from various types of sources; from personal savings, badge_capital_-funding_for_entrepreneurship-01to investors, to crowdfunding. In this course, you will examine different sources of funding and determine the requirements you will need to meet in order to request funding. Entrepreneurs need to be able to determine the valuation of their venture when seeking capital; you will apply pro forma statements to your business in this course. You will also create your funding plan, your pitch deck, and your funding pitch. At the conclusion of this course, you will be ready to pitch a funding request for your business venture to potential investors.

Certified Bookkeeper

Course CPD017  |   140 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1995  |   Course Details 

The Certified Bookkeeper Online Training Program for experienced bookkeepers leads to national certification with the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB). The AIPB certification is a high professional standard for bookkeepers. This program was created by the AIPB and is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers. All textbooks are included

Certified Residential Interior Designer

Course CPD114  |   120 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1995  |   Course Details 

The online Residential Interior Design Education (R.I.D.E.) program is available to both aspiring designing individuals and interior designers who are wanting to increase their education, career opportunities, and professional status in the interior design industry. The R.I.D.E. certification trains new designers and increases the credentials for designers in current practice.

This program will not only give you the basic skills and background you need to start working as an interior home designer, but the R.I.D.E. credential will also increase your status with potential clients. You will explore the cornerstones of professional design, discover how to plan both visually appealing and functional spaces, and study how interior design has evolved throughout history.

This program will also provide you with an education on ethics that you can apply to your own practice. This resourcefulness of ethical standards will increase your worth as a designer and make you a stronger candidate in the industry.

Upon completion of this program, you will take the Residential Interior Designer Exam (R.I.D.E.) as the final. Also after completion, you can qualify for benefits such as a free one-year Designer Society of America, or DSA designer membership and possible participation in a 40-hour internship through DSA, if you meet certain eligibility requirements.

Chartered Tax Professional

Course CPD047  |   180 hours, 18 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1895  |   Course Details 

The Chartered Tax Professional Online Certificate Program will teach you to prepare tax returns for individuals, small business corporations, partnerships, and sole proprietorships. In fact, you can start working and earning money while completing the program. After successfully finishing just the first two modules in the Chartered Tax Professional Certificate Program, you'll be qualified to prepare individual tax returns for almost all U.S. taxpayers. This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.

Entrepreneurial Marketing

Course CPD218  |   45 hours, 4 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $695  |   Course Details 

Business marketing encompasses much more than just advertising. It involves badge_entrepreneurial_marketing-01research on the industry, marketing, and market, which are used to define a target market and market segmentations. It also involves developing a marketing budget, researching media platforms, and determining promotional material costs. Distribution channels are a vital part of marketing as well. Finally, the marketing strategy describes business marketing goals and objectives in a unified plan. Each of these essential components will be examined within this course. Students will actively research and apply each component to their own business ventures, which will culminate in the development of a marketing plan.

Event Management and Design

Course CPD059  |   300 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1995  |   Course Details 

The Event Management and Design Online Training Program will equip you with the knowledge to advance in the field if you're already working in special events, or it will prepare you to enter the profession with an understanding of the industry. You'll build a foundation that you can use to build a career in special events or start your own special event business. This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.

Freight Broker/Agent Training

Course CPD064  |   180 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1895  |   Course Details 

In this program, you’ll learn the skills you need in order to be a successful Freight Broker/Agent. In this growing industry, as a service-based business, you’ll explore how to connect shippers and manufacturers with transportation companies and manage those shipments. From licensing to operations, to sales and marketing, you'll learn the basics of how to run a domestic freight brokerage or agency in the United States.

Additionally, students will have access to Brooke Transportation Training Solution’s Resource Friday offering the opportunity to meet and discuss agent positions with participating freight brokerages in a virtual environment. The best businesses and brokers in the industry talk about the choice of starting their own brokerage, working as an agent for another firm, and other job opportunities. Complementary businesses also attend Resource Friday to meet new students and explain how each can mutually benefit the other in successful business.

Fundraising Essentials Certificate

Course CPD223  |   80 hours, 3-month cohort/4-month self paced  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1595  |   Course Details 

badge_fundraising_essentials-01Fundraising for any nonprofit organization is essential to building programs that sustain an organization’s mission and vision. As an individual breaking into the field of fundraising, or an established professional looking to redesign an existing operation, this program will teach you the strategies and underlying principles for a successful development program. 

Full participation in Fundraising Essentials Certificate is applicable for 80 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or re-certification. 

Fundraising Strategy and Leadership

Course CPD229  |   48 hours, 2 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $975  |   Course Details 

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Fundraising for any nonprofit organization is essential to building programs that sustain an organization’s mission and vision. As an individual breaking into the field of fundraising, or an established professional looking to redesign an existing operation, this program will teach you the strategies and underlying principles for a successful development program.

Fundraising Strategy and Leadership is the second course in a two course series for the Fundraising Essentials Certificate. For the experienced professional, this course builds from an existing annual campaign to advanced fundraising topics: major gifts, planned giving, volunteer management, and leadership. You will learn how to research and cultivate prospective donors in order to secure larger gifts that have the ability to transform programs. Build your comprehensive fundraising plan and further develop a culture of philanthropy with your board of directors. Prerequisites for this course include the ability to analyze an organization’s financial documents, ability to articulate a case for support, and experience in annual giving.    

 

Full participation in Fundraising Strategy and Leadership is applicable for 48 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or re-certification. 

Grant Writing

Course CPD065  |   300 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $2295  |   Course Details 

The Grant Writing Online Training Program will teach you the essentials of writing, researching, obtaining, and maintaining grants. You’ll learn about the grant environment and the roles and responsibilities of a board of directors at nonprofit organizations. You’ll develop skills to prepare, secure, and maintain grant funding from researching and finding grants to writing a compelling proposal, outlining budget essentials, and forming or dissolving various business entities.  

In addition to learning the various aspects and goals for securing grant funding, you will also strengthen your technical writing skills to format, proofread, and edit effectively.

Human Resources Professional

Course CPD015  |   120 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1795  |   Course Details 

Are you seeking a career in a high-demand field with plenty of opportunity for advancement? In this online program, you'll master the skills needed to advance within your human resources career.

This program will prepare you to take the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification exam, with HRCI (Human Resource Certification Institute) as the certifying body. We will also cover much of the information you will find on the (SHRM Certified Professional certification) SHRM-CP exam as well as the new certification (Associate Professional Human Resources) aPHR exam offered by HRCI.

Introduction to Entrepreneurship

Course CPD215  |   45 hours, 4 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $695  |   Course Details 

Welcome to the first course in the Entrepreneurship Certificate program. In thisbadge_introduction_to_%ef%80%83entrepreneurship-01 introductory course, you will gain insight into what entrepreneurship is, as well as the varying types of entrepreneurs that exist. Part of the focus for this course will be assessing the environment for entrepreneurship so that you can better prepare yourself for business venture ownership. This course will also help you determine the entrepreneurial route you envision for yourself. Finally, you will evaluate the purposes and benefits of various types of business models available to entrepreneurs.

Legal and Taxation for the Entrepreneur

Course CPD216  |   45 hours, 4 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $695  |   Course Details 

Legal and taxation are two subjects that every entrepreneur should have a badge_legaltaxation_entrepreneur-01working knowledge of, because legalities and taxes can make or break a business or venture. During this course, you will learn about the different types of business structures available for your business, as well as the tax implications for each. Recognizing and determining the variety of tax obligations that your business will incur is a necessity to operating legally and honestly. During the course of your business you may create intellectual property and should consider protecting it. Deterring crime, business crime, and torts is also an important feature of running a successful business. This course will examine each of these areas, and concludes a compilation of professional services for legal and taxation needs.

Managing an Annual Giving Campaign

Course CPD225  |   32 hours, 6 weeks  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $650  |   Course Details 

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Fundraising for any nonprofit organization is essential to building programs that sustain an organization’s mission and vision. As an individual breaking into the field of fundraising, or an established professional looking to redesign an existing operation, this program will teach you the strategies and underlying principles for a successful development program.

Managing an Annual Giving Campaign is the first course in a two course series for the Fundraising Essentials Certificate. This course focuses on the tools and techniques needed to successfully launch an Annual Giving Campaign or reinvigorate an existing program. Using an organization’s mission and vision statements, you will develop or revise your case for support and review the importance of establishing policies for accepting gifts. You will learn how to segment your donors for effective messaging. To conclude this course and prepare you for Fundraising Strategy & Leadership, you will analyze a case example to identify areas for growth in year-to-year giving.

Full participation in Managing an Annual Giving Campaign is applicable for 32 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or re-certification. 

Mastering Project Management (with PMP Prep)

Course CPD011  |   70 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1295  |   Course Details 

This program presents material sequentially as it will likely occur in actual projects. You’ll gain a better understanding of how to apply project management concepts and the variations between them. Key and critical topics are explored in-depth as is appropriate for an intermediate, advanced level understanding. You will learn about project selection, developing project strategies, creating a schedule model, statusing and forecasting, project recovery, and more.

This program meets or exceeds the educational requirements for those interested in the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification.

Microsoft Office Specialist 2010

Course CPD156  |   380 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1995  |   Course Details 

The Microsoft Office Specialist program is the only comprehensive, performance-based certification program approved by Microsoft to validate business computer skills using Microsoft Office 2010: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access. In the Microsoft Office Suite, you will cover basic through advanced topics, including formatting, linking worksheets, creating PivotTables, and preparing presentations. You will also manage the E-mail Inbox with rules and quick steps, create appointments and tasks, and learn how to automate data entry and expense reports.

Upon successful completion of the Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 Program, you should be able to use the Microsoft Office suite of software effectively and knowledgeably. The Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 Certification Training Program is part of the Microsoft Business Certification program: Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS). MOS certification is the globally recognized standard for validating expertise with the Microsoft Office 2010 suite.

Microsoft Office Specialist 2013

Course CPD213  |   335 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1995  |   Course Details 

The Microsoft Office Specialist program is the only comprehensive, performance-based certification program approved by Microsoft to validate business computer skills using Microsoft Office 2013: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access. You will learn essential skills including how to work in a modern professional office, how to maintain a professional image, personal and professional ethics, communication essentials, technology basics, record keeping and financial management, event planning and travel, using the tools in the Microsoft Office Suite. You will cover basic through advanced topics, including formatting, linking worksheets, creating PivotTables, and preparing presentations. You will also manage the E-mail Inbox with rules and quick steps, create appointments and tasks, and learn how to automate data entry and expense reports.

 Upon successful completion of the Microsoft Office Specialist 2013 Program, you should be able to use the Microsoft Office suite of software effectively and knowledgeably.

The Microsoft Office Specialist 2013 training program prepares you for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exams for Microsoft Word 77-418, 77-425, and 77-426 (Word), 77-420, 77-427, and 77-428 (Excel), 77-422 (PowerPoint), 77-423 (Outlook), and 77-424 (Access).

Microsoft Office Specialist 2016

Course CPD013  |   335 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $2595  |   Course Details 

The Microsoft Office 2016 Specialist training program prepares you to sit for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exams, which cover Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access.

You will acquire advanced skills working within Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access 2016.

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In this program you will learn the ins and outs of working within Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access 2016 - important skills to bring to any profession or workplace.

Non-Profit Management Training

Course CPD096  |   300 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $2295  |   Course Details 

Learn all about nonprofit management! Examine the fundamental principles of nonprofit manag

Particularly appealing to a new or aspiring manager in the nonprofit field, the Nonprofit Management Online Training Program provides an introductory perspective on unique issues facing management of a nonprofit organization. You will examine the fundamental principles of nonprofit management, explore the roles and responsibilities of a nonprofit board of directors and the management team, discover the essential aspects of fundraising, and become acquainted with the budgeting process. In addition to basic managerial skills, you'll learn about finance and accounting, employment law, marketing, leadership, communication, and fundraising.  

ement, explore the roles and responsibilities of a nonprofit board of directors and the management team, discover the essential aspects of fundraising, and become acquainted with the budgeting process. This Nonprofit Management Online Training Program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.

Paralegal

Course CPD101  |   300 hours, 12 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1995  |   Course Details 

Paralegals are involved in sophisticated legal work in traditional law office settings and in the corporate, government, and public arenas. The Paralegal Online Training Program will prepare you for success in this growing career field. You’ll learn about the U.S. legal system, how to conduct legal research and legal interviews, how to perform legal analyses, ethical standards for paralegals and attorneys, and more. Your training will prepare you to become a legal secretary or paralegal and to take the certification exam.

Your tuition includes free access to NALA and Westlaw. Regardless of your plan to take the certification exam, the NALA Campus preparatory courses are a value-added addition to your paralegal education and Westlaw provides online legal research services to facilitate the completion of assignments throughout the course.  

Payroll Fundamentals

Course CPD195  |   40 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $895  |   Course Details 

A NEW SESSION WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR REGISTRATION THE BEGINNING OF APRIL.

PayTrain Fundamentals teaches the fundamental payroll calculations and applications necessary for individuals who are new to the payroll industry, those who support the payroll industry, and those who are preparing for the FPC or CPP certification examinations. This part of the program will provide you with the basic knowledge and skills required to maintain payroll compliance and prevent costly penalties.

Payroll Mastery

Course CPD196  |   40 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $895  |   Course Details 

A NEW SESSION WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR REGISTRATION THE BEGINNING OF APRIL.

PayTrain Mastery is a continuation of PayTrain Fundamentals and provides you with an in-depth understanding of the advanced payroll topics necessary for payroll managers and supervisors. This part of the program is ideal for experienced payroll professionals seeking compliance training, professional development, or CPP certification preparation. Together, the two parts of the program offer the knowledge and skills necessary to sit for the FPC and CPP exams.

Payroll Practice and Management

Course CPD001  |   80 hours, 6  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1595  |   Course Details 

A NEW SESSION WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR REGISTRATION THE BEGINNING OF APRIL.

PayTrain Fundamentals teaches the fundamental payroll calculations and applications necessary for individuals who are new to the payroll industry, those who support the payroll industry, and those who are preparing for the FPC or CPP certification examinations. This part of the program will provide you with the basic knowledge and skills required to maintain payroll compliance and prevent costly penalties.

PayTrain Mastery is a continuation of PayTrain Fundamentals and provides you with an in-depth understanding of the advanced payroll topics necessary for payroll managers and supervisors. This part of the program is ideal for experienced payroll professionals seeking compliance training, professional development, or CPP certification preparation. Together, the two parts of the program offer the knowledge and skills necessary to sit for the FPC and CPP exams.

Professional Bookkeeping with Quick Books 2015 (software included)

Course CPD016  |   140 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1895  |   Course Details 

Prepare for a career in the high-demand field of bookkeeping and accounting, as you master QuickBooks 2015, the leading financial software tool for small businesses. Even with no bookkeeping experience, you can prepare do professional bookkeeping for a small business with this course. This online program teaches you to plan a budget, manage payroll systems, and manage accounting. It also makes you aware of the legal standards that apply to accounting methods, giving you the proper credentials you need to practice bookkeeping with confidence.

Project Management Essentials

Course CPD010  |   60 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1195  |   Course Details 

In this program, you’ll learn the knowledge and skills essential to project managers and those who work on projects in other support roles. The materials in this program are aligned with the international recognized standards of project management. You will learn concepts and knowledge areas such as Time, Cost, Risk, and Communications. Each lesson focuses exclusively on a single topic so that you can master each topic before moving to the next.

Once complete, students will meet or exceed the educational pre-requisites for the Certified Associate In Project Management (CAPM)® certification offered through the Project Management Institute (PMI)®.

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

Course CPD112  |   300 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $2295  |   Course Details 

The Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Online Training Program will introduce you to the fundamental aspects of the supply chain environment, including enterprise resource planning systems and requirement systems. The interrelationships between purchasing, vendor selection, sources of supply, and technology will also be explored in this program. You will learn an integrated approach to planning, acquisition, flow, and distribution, from raw materials to finished products. Finally, you'll also develop an understanding of the basics of marketing management, the strategies involved in developing a marketing plan, and the art of negotiation – skills needed for any entrepreneurial or business endeavor.

This program provides an excellent foundation for a Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) certification exam, but please note that this is not a CPM review program.

Records Management

Course CPD113  |   180 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1595  |   Course Details 

This power-packed program will teach you how to manage electronic records and conquer the paper pile-up. The Records Management Online Training Program will give you an introduction to the profession of records and information management. It focuses on establishing and managing successful organization-wide records management programs.

Six Sigma Black Belt

Course CPD118  |   200 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $2695  |   Course Details 

The Six Sigma Black Belt Online Training Program integrates Six Sigma with hands-on data analysis. The program material provides you with an in-depth look at the Six Sigma Black Belt problem-solving methodology, DMAIC: Define the problem, Measure key aspects, Analyze data, Improve the process, Control the future process. You'll also learn successful approaches to implementing a Six Sigma program in an organization so you can effectively participate in creating credible Lean Six Sigma programs.

Six Sigma Green Belt

Course CPD119  |   100 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1895  |   Course Details 

Our Six Sigma Green Belt Online Training Program has been used by thousands of students to learn the essential elements of a Six Sigma program. This interactive online program provides the training you need to master these highly valuable skills and participate effectively in credible Six Sigma programs.

Successful completion of the Green Belt course and the final exam provides a Green Belt Certification without Projects. Green Belt students participating in Six Sigma projects sponsored by their management may submit Green Belt Assessment Forms, completed by your project sponsors and team members, to their instructor for consideration towards the full Green Belt Certification (with projects).

Small Business Entrepreneurship Certificate

Course CPD221  |   hours,   |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $3475  |   Course Details 

Looking to start your own business, or jump-start an existing business? In this badge_entrepreneur%ef%80%83_certificate-01fully online certificate program, you will explore the various topics surrounding entrepreneurship and small business development in order to launch a successful business venture.

The certificate is comprised of five courses, each offered in a flexible self-paced format. Designed for adult learners, all coursework involves practical activities that directly apply to business and professional growth. Students have four months to complete each course; extensions are available. After completing the certificate program, you will have the components required to create a formal business plan and will be able to pitch your business to potential investors.

Travel Agent Training

Course CPD123  |   250 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1795  |   Course Details 

Whether you’re an experienced world traveler or just have wanderlust, a career in travel allows you to share your passion with others by offering advice on trip destinations, planning trip itineraries, and making travel arrangements for your clients.

Travel agents sell and book travel for everything from family vacations, to honeymoons, to corporate travel. It’s their job to cater aspects of the trip to their clients needs. As you advance your career, you can even specialize in a specific type or region of travel.

And, as an added perk, you’ll know all the insider tips to the travel industry, so the next vacation you plan will be exactly what you hoped for.

Volunteer Management

Course CPD224  |   8 hours, 2 weeks  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $175  |   Course Details 

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Fundraising for any nonprofit organization is essential to building programs that sustain an organization’s mission and vision. As an individual breaking into the field of fundraising, or an established professional looking to redesign an existing operation, this program will teach you the strategies and underlying principles for a successful development program.

Volunteer Management is an individual, short course from the Fundraising Essentials Certificate. As nonprofit organizations are asked to do more with less, leveraging a program with limited or no salaries is extremely important. In this course, you learn how to use your board of directors to set the culture of philanthropy in your organization and create a valuable experience for your volunteers. If done successfully, volunteers can be pathways to prospective donors as well as your most loyal donors themselves. In this course, you’ll set the foundation to recruit and train the right volunteers for an engaging volunteer experience.

Full participation in Volunteer Management is applicable for 8 points in Category 1.B – Education of the CFRE International application for initial certification and/or re-certification. 

Wedding Planner

Course CPD130  |   340 hours, 6 months  |   Instructor-Facilitated  |   $1595  |   Course Details 

Wedding planners combine creativity and organization to help happy couples celebrate the most important day of their lives. Train for a career surrounded by celebratory events!

In this program, you will master the fundamentals of planning, orchestrating, and delivering stunning weddings and parties. This program allows you to earn your certification as a professional wedding and event planner and will give you an opportunity to put your new skills to work in an optional internship.