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Workforce Development

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College of Southern Maryland
conedops@csmd.edu
8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
301-539-4760

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WHEN TO REGISTER FOR ONLINE COURSES

It is recommended that you register for ed2go online classes at least 24 hours prior to the session start date to ensure you receive the required login credentials. All course payments are due at the time of registration.

WHAT IS ED2GO?

Ed2go is the affiliate organization that hosts CSM's online continuing education courses. Students will complete the CSM registration process, and login to the ed2go Web site to participate in the courses.

Contact Information

Workforce Development Courses:

Business and IT Courses:

Paula Coluzzi
paulac@csmd.edu
301-934-7557

Teacher Education Courses:

Shaunda Holt
srholt@csmd.edu
301-934-7652

 

Community Education Courses:

Shaunda Holt
srholt@csmd.edu
301-934-7652

 

Registration, Orientation and Access Issues:

ed2go@csmd.edu
301-539-4760 

Workforce Development Online Classes

Below you will find the current Workforce Development online non-credit Ed2Go class offerings. For more information about how to register and access non-credit online Ed2Go classes click here.

Business Courses

A to Z Grant Writing (BUS-5330)
Jan 21
Learn how to research and develop relationships with potential funding sources, organize grant writing campaigns, and prepare proposals.

Accounting Fundamentals (BUS-5340)
Jan 21
Gain a marketable new skill by learning the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, financial reporting, and more.

Accounting Fundamentals II (BUS-5350)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Give yourself skills that are in high demand by exploring corporate accounting with a veteran instructor.

Administrative Assistant Applications (BUS-5380)
Feb 21
Prepare to take advantage of the many new job opportunities in health care, legal services, and other industries.

Administrative Assistant Fundamentals (BUS-5370)
Jan 21
Prepare to take advantage of the many new job opportunities in health care, legal services, and other industries.

Building Teams (BUS-5040)
Nov 12, Feb 18
What are the secrets to managing successful teams in the workplace? Explore communication techniques and problem-solving skills that will help you get your team on track in no time.

Business and Marketing Writing (BUS-8220)
Nov 12, Jan 21
Write great marketing copy to improve your company's image and your chances of getting hired or promoted.

Effective Business Writing (BUS-8240)
Feb 18
Improve your career prospects by learning how to develop powerful written documents that draw readers in and keep them motivated to continue to the end.

Fundamentals of Supervision and Management (BUS-5480)
Jan 21
Learn the people skills required to motivate and delegate, and learn tools for solving problems and resolving conflicts.

Fundamentals of Supervision and Management II (BUS-5550)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Learn how to be an effective manager or supervisor. Master the basics of communicating effectively, and learn tools for developing your own interpersonal skills.

Intro to Internet Writing Markets (BUS-8020)
Jan 21
A professional writer shows you how to make money writing on the Internet.

Keys to Effective Communication (BUS-5250)
Nov 12, Jan 21
Lost for words? Don't be! Learn to build rapport, trust, warmth, and respect through conversation.

Leadership (BUS-5120)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Gain the respect and admiration of others, exert more control over your destiny, and enjoy success in your professional and personal life.

PMP® Certification Prep I (BUS-5780)
Jan 21, Feb 18
Begin a well-paying career as a project manager by preparing to take--and pass--the PMP certification exam. Please visit www.pmi.org to review requirements for taking the PMP Certification test before signing up for this class.

PMP Certification Prep 2 (BUS-5790)
Nov 12, Dec 10, Feb 18
Prepare to take--and pass--the Project Management Institute's PMP certification exam.

Project Management Applications (BUS-5840)
Feb 18
Experienced project manager teaches you tricks of the project management trade.

Project Management Fundamentals (BUS-5830)
Jan 21
Gain the skills you'll need to succeed in the fast-growing field of project management.

QuickBooks 2012, Introduction to (BUS-7070)
Nov 12
Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain control of the financial aspects of your business with this powerful accounting software program.

QuickBooks 2012, Intermediate (BUS-7080)
Feb 18
Discover how to use the advanced features in QuickBooks to gain more control over how you manage your company's accounting files, lists, and inventory.

QuickBooks 2013, Introduction to (BUS-7130)
Jan 21
Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain control of the financial aspects of your business with this powerful accounting software program.

QuickBooks 2013, Intermediate (BUS-7140)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Master the advanced features of QuickBooks and learn to manage multiple company files, create customer statements, enter price levels for inventory, and much more.

Real Estate Investing (BUS-5860)
Jan 21
Build and protect your wealth by investing in real estate.

Writing Effective Grant Proposals (BUS-6790)
Jan 21
Learn to prepare grant proposals that get solid results for your favorite organization or charity.

 

Information Technology Courses

Adobe Acrobat X, Introduction to (ITS-5910)
Feb 18
Learn how to use Adobe Acrobat X to create PDF files and take advantage of its many time-saving features, communication options, and forms.

Adobe Edge Animate, Introduction to (ITS-5930)
Jan 21
Learn how to use Edge Animate, Adobe's tool for creating graphics, animation, and interactive content for the Web and mobile devices.

Ajax Programming, Introduction to (ITS-7590)
Feb 18
Learn Ajax programming and discover how to use the technologies that comprise Ajax (HTML, JavaScript, XML, PHP, and more) to create Web applications with desktop-like performance.

ASP.NET, Introduction to (ITS-7580)
Nov 12, Jan 21
Learn how to create powerful, interactive, community-based Web sites with ASP.NET.

C# Programming, Introduction to (ITS-7520)
Jan 21
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with the new C# programming language.

C++ Programming, Introduction to (ITS-7510)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Learn to program in C++, even if you have no prior programming experience!

CompTIA Network+ Certification Prep (ITS-9230)
Feb 18
Prepare to take and pass the CompTIA Network+ Exam and begin a career as a network tech.

CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep 2 (ITS-8570)
Nov 12
Continue to prepare for the CompTIA® Security+ exam as you review the information you need to pass the test and earn this important certification.

Creating Web Pages (ITS-6360)
Jan 21
Learn the basics of HTML so you can design, create, and post your very own site on the Web.

Creating WordPress Websites, Introduction to (ITS-5100)
Nov 12, Jan 21
Learn how to use WordPress, a free and popular Web design tool, to quickly and easily create attractive blogs and interactive websites.

CSS and XHTML, Introduction to (ITS-7940)
Jan 21
Learn to create state-of-the-art Web sites using modern CSS and XHTML techniques.

CSS3 and HTML5, Intermediate (ITS-7950)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Take your CSS3 and HTML5 skills to the next level and learn how to create professional-quality websites.

Database Development, Introduction to (ITS-5410)
Jan 21
An experienced professional guides you through a structured approach to database design and development.

Designing Effective Websites (ITS-6390)
Nov 11, Feb 18
Learn powerful graphic design techniques and build Web sites that are both attractive and wickedly effective.

How to Get Started in Game Development (ITS-5940)
Feb 18
Take steps toward a new career in game development by building a foundation to design games in a wide variety of genres for different audiences and platforms.

Illustrator CS6, Introduction to (ITS-5920 )
Jan 21
Learn to design and draw vector art, work with shape gradients, and manipulate color images using Adobe Illustrator CS6.

Java Programming, Introduction to (ITS-7540)
Jan 21
An experienced Java programmer introduces important Java topics with clear, step-by-step instructions.

Java Programming, Intermediate (ITS-7550)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Deepen your understanding of the Java programming language, and start writing programs that are more sophisticated and professional.

Lightroom 4, Introduction to (ITS-5950)
Jan 21
Learn how to use the tools in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 to organize and edit your images and develop an efficient image processing workflow.

Microsoft Access 2010, Introduction to (ITS-9590)
Nov 12, Jan 21
Learn to build, edit, and maintain a database in Access 2010, using tables, reports, forms and queries to give you fast access to all your important information.

Microsoft Access 2010, Intermediate (ITS-9860)
Feb 18
Learn how to build more intuitive and powerful Microsoft Access 2010 databases.

Microsoft Excel 2007, Introduction to (ITS-9430)
Feb 18
Work with numbers? You need to know Excel. Learn the secrets of this powerful application.

Microsoft Excel 2010, Introduction to (ITS-9550)
Nov 12, Jan 21, Feb 18
Become proficient in using Microsoft Excel 2010 and discover dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully formatted worksheets quickly and efficiently.

Microsoft Excel 2010, Intermediate (ITS-9850)
Nov 12, Jan 21, Feb 18
Take your Microsoft Excel 2010 skills to the next level as you master charts, PivotTables, Slicers, Sparklines, and other advanced Excel features.

Microsoft Outlook, Introduction to (ITS-9570)
Nov 12, Jan 21
Take control over your meetings, emails, and to-do lists by mastering the essentials of Microsoft Outlook 2010.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, Introduction to (ITS-9580)
Jan 21
Learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 to create exciting slide presentations that include SmartArt, multimedia, animation, sound, charts, clip art, and hyperlinks.

Microsoft Project 2010, Introduction to (ITS-9560)
Jan 21
Discover how to effectively plan, implement, and control projects using Microsoft Project 2010, the world's most popular project management software.

Microsoft Word 2010, Introduction to (ITS-9540)
Jan 21
Learn how to create and modify documents using Microsoft Word 2010, the world's most popular word processing program.

Microsoft Word 2010, Intermediate (ITS-9840)
Feb 18
Master the more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010 and learn how to create an index, build a list of figures, design a table of contents, do desktop publishing, perform a mail merge, and use timesaving shortcuts.

Networking, Introduction to (ITS-6460)
Jan 21
Learn the fundamentals of networking and prepare for a career in a new and fast-growing field.

Networking, Intermediate (ITS-9940)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Gain practical experience in a hot new career field. Topics include VPNs, security, and Internet connectivity.

Oracle, Introduction to (ITS-5450)
Jan 21
Learn how to use the Oracle database management system to plan, organize, and manage your data.

Oracle, Intermediate (ITS-5460)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Gain practical experience in a hot new career field. Topics include VPNs, security, and Internet connectivity.

PC Security, Introduction to (ITS-8280)
Jan 21
Security expert teaches the fundamentals of PC and network security.

PC Security, Advanced (ITS-8540)
Nov 12
Use ethical hacking techniques to locate and close security holes in your own network.

Photoshop CS6, Introduction to (ITS-8680)
Jan 21
Learn how to use Photoshop CS6, the world's best graphics program for photographers, to edit photos and create original images

Photoshop CS6, Intermediate (ITS-8690)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Extend your Photoshop knowledge and learn how to enhance graphics by using layers, layer masks, and other advanced photo-editing features.Ls

Photoshop Elements 11 for the Digital Photographer (ITS-7920)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 to successfully edit and fix your photos and images.

PHP and MySQL, Introduction to (ITS-7560)
Jan 21
Learn how to create dynamic, interactive Web sites using PHP and a MySQL database server.

PHP and MySQL, Intermediate (ITS-7570)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Learn how to create a dynamic, interactive online store using advanced PHP techniques and a MySQL database server.

Python 2.5 Programming, Introduction to (ITS-7600)
Nov 12, Jan 21
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming in Python with topics that include basic decisions and loops, advanced data structures, object-oriented programming, and graphical user interfaces.

SQL, Introduction to (ITS-5430)
Jan 21
Gain a solid working knowledge of the most powerful and widely used database programming language.

SQL, Intermediate (ITS-5440)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Expand your knowledge of Structured Query Language (SQL), the industry standard database programming language.

Web Pages, Advanced (ITS-7070)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Take your Web development skills to the next level as you learn how to create advanced websites using CSS, HTML5, media queries for mobile devices, interactive forms, and embedded video.

Small Business Development Center

Marketing Your Business on the Internet (SBC-9010)
Nov 12, Feb 18
Develop an Internet marketing plan for your business that incorporates SEO, advertising, email, social media, and more.

Payroll in Quickbooks 2012 (SBC-9000)
Nov 12, Jan 21
Learn how to use QuickBooks 2012 to create paychecks, pay tax liabilities, and produce forms and reports.

Small Business Marketing on a Shoestring (SBC-9020)
Jan 21
Discover small business marketing strategies that can help you attract attention, woo your target audience, grow your customer base, and expand your profits—all for little or no money.

Teacher Education Courses

Creating Classroom Centers (ECE-5460)
Jan 21, Feb 18
Learn how to create engaging, easy-to-maintain classroom center activities that boost independent learning while increasing small-group instruction time.  

Differentiated Instruction (ECE-5470)
Feb 18
Improve your ability to teach diverse learners with real-world examples from elementary, middle, and high school classrooms.  

Practical Ideas for ESL/EFL (TED-5270)
Nov 12
Learn ESL teaching strategies for fostering a more successful learning environment for your adult ESL/EFL students, as well as how to create activities that build a bridge from the classroom to the real world.

Praxis I Preparation (TED-5170)
Nov 12, Jan 21
Develop the knowledge and skills you need to pass the Praxis I Exam as you review and prepare for everything the test includes.
 

SMART Boards (TED-5180)
Feb 18
Master the use of SMART Board and SMART Notebook technology so you can create powerful interactive lessons that capture your students’ attention.

Teaching ESL/EFL Grammar (TED-5260)
Nov 12
Discover what makes a well-balanced vocabulary course when you're teaching ESL and how to plan one that truly meets your students' needs 

Teaching ESL/EFL Reading (TED-5250)
Feb 18
Discover practical techniques and methods for teaching reading in any ESL or EFL environment that will help you become a more confident and effective reading teacher. 

Teaching ESL/EFL Vocabulary, Introduction to (TED-5230)
Feb 18
Learn how to be an effective English language teacher from an expert in the field.

Teaching ESL/EFL Vocabulary (TED-5240)
Feb 18
Discover what makes a well-balanced vocabulary course when you're teaching ESL and how to plan one that truly meets your students' needs.

Teaching Preschool (ECE-5480)
Jan 21
In this course on teaching preschoolers, you'll learn how to come up with creative and balanced preschool lesson plans for every month of the school year.