Drone Flight Training and FAA Part 107
Many people are unaware that anyone operating a drone for any commercial or business purpose must obtain a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) remote pilot certification…This includes activities such as photography, construction, contract work or any other use that might result in making money from operating the unmanned aircraft. This course will prepare you to pass the Part 107 exam. Content includes concepts such as charting, weather, airspace, navigation. Study guides, practical exercises, and interactive exercises are also included in the course.
Amazon Web Services (AWS)
This course introduces participants to the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud computing platform. Regardless of technical role within an organization, the class is appropriate for individuals seeking to learn the basics of cloud computing. Content includes a detailed overview of cloud concepts, AWS core services, security, architecture, pricing, and support.
Introduction to Taxation
This session includes the tax fundamentals required to complete various IRS 1040 forms. The session includes basic tax laws, filing information, filing requirements, and the do’s and don’ts of tax preparation. At the conclusion of this course, participants will be proficient in the completion of simple tax documents.
American Sign Language (ASL)
This American Sign Language (ASL) introductory course is designed to minimize communication barriers with individuals who are hard of hearing or deaf. It includes fundamentals such as fingerspelling, numbers, vocabulary, and grammar. At the end of the course, participants will be proficient in visual/gestural communication and have basic conversational skills.
This course examines the medical language and terminology used by health care professionals. The class is designed for those who work or are pursuing a career in health and science, and will enable you to communicate with physicians, dentists, or other medical professionals. Participants will analyze and define terms, and review body systems, health, wellness and disease terms. The course also includes documents commonly used in the medical profession.
Diversity in the Workplace
In our society, we each bring unique experiences, cultures, political views, values, and perspectives to the workplace. This course will explore the vast differences—some visible and some invisible-—that exist among people. The session looks into the importance of communication and underlying messages, techniques for connecting with others, building relationships, and fostering an inclusive environment.
Interpersonal communication is a crucial workplace skill for any business professional. In companies and organizations of all types, effective communication determines whether a team can operate effectively and accomplish core business goals. The Interpersonal Skills course reviews positive and professional image, verbal and non-verbal communication, building a rapport with co-workers and customers, meeting the needs of customers. We will also explore the different communication styles and methods for managing conflict that may occur.
Effective time management is fundamental to reaching professional and personal goals. Failure to get things done is often related to our values, or old habits and routines that we can change. This course serves as a practical guide to addressing disorganization, conflicting priorities, and procrastination while setting goals, developing benchmarks, and tracking projects.
Quite often we are expected to be a functional part of a team—whether at work, home or out in the community. Good team members and a strong team are key to the success of any organization. This course explores different team concepts, goal-setting, problem-solving, leadership strategies, goal-setting, and good interpersonal skills.
Interview Skills / Resume Writing
Writing a resume and interviewing are two of the most important, yet intimidating parts of a job search. This course reviews various types of resumes and includes techniques for ensuring that your resume gets noticed. The session covers different types of interviews, common questions, the importance of preparation, and other topics that will improve your confidence when trying to land the perfect job.
Introduction to the Custodial Profession
This program provides the knowledge and hands-on training needed to apply for entry-level building maintenance positions in the public and private sectors. Students will learn and practice basic safety protocols, the use of common custodial tools, and the specific cleaning processes for various types of building areas.