Community College of Rhode Island

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Contact Information

Cindy Pennacchia
401.333.7333

cpennacchia@ccri.edu

Online Career & Workforce Training

Programs Open for Immediate Enrollment!

These programs are designed by a team of professionals who work with an existing textbook or base of material to provide the most effective web-based learning experience. Instructors are actively involved in the students’ online learning experience by responding to any questions or concerns as well as encouraging and motivating students to succeed. Each program includes everything needed to succeed (books, CD-ROM, lessons, quizzes and assignments)! Grades are a combination of computer-graded tests and the instructor’s evaluation of the students’ work. See for yourself by enrolling in one of these high-quality online programs! Students love the quality as well as the convenience of anytime, anywhere learning!

Program Offerings
Registration Information
Register by Mail:

Complete a Center for Workforce & Community Education registration form (PDF*). Attach a check or money order, or provide credit card information for the appropriate amount. Make checks and money orders payable to CCRI. Mail to:

CCRI, Center for Workforce & Community Education
1762 Louisquisset Pike
Lincoln, RI 02865-4585
Register by Fax:

Use your VISA, MasterCard, or Discover Card to register 24 hours a day, seven days a week by completing a Center for Workforce & Community Education registration form (PDF*) and faxing it to the Center for Workforce & Community Education Office at Lincoln (401.333.7237).

Center for Workforce & Community Education Registration Form:

Center for Workforce & Community Education registration form - PDF*

Once your registration and payment are processed you will receive email notification that you have been added to the course.  Your access will typically be set up within 48 hours of this email notification.


Business and Professional

Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 «NEW!
This program is WIA-approved [Learn more...]

This unique program will give you the skills you need to be a successful administrative professional, as well as familiarizing you with the Microsoft suite. In addition, the Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 portion 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.

Course #  GTLN-2003
Fee: $2,395  (includes $5 Registration Fee)
460 hours
Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2010 Master Certification Training «NEW!

In this unique program, students get the training to become administrative professionals and prepare for Microsoft Office 2010 Master certification at the same time. Students will learn the essentials of administration, including goal setting, business etiquette, professional communication skills, and collaborative planning. In addition, they'll prepare for Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification by learning basic to advanced skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook 2010.

Course #  GTLN-2000
Fee: $1,995  (includes $5 Registration Fee)
380 hours
Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2007

This nationally recognized Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist Training 2007 online course and training program teaches the skills that students must acquire to be successful as an Administrative Professional using the Microsoft® Office 2007 suite of programs. Students receive training on the most popular Microsoft Office 2007 programs including Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, and Outlook as well as the new Vista operating system. Upon successful completion of this program students will be prepared to sit for the MCAS certification offered by Microsoft®.

Course #  GTLN-2001
Fee: $2,395  (includes $5 Registration Fee)
480 hours
Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2007 Master

Administrative Professionals are the largest segment of the office workforce! Our Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office 2007 Master training not only provides you with Administrative Professional training but also prepares you for Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS) Master certification. The Microsoft Office 2007 Master portion is the only comprehensive, performance-based certification program approved by Microsoft to validate business computer skills using Microsoft Office® 2007: Excel, Word, Power Point, and Outlook.

Course #  GTLN-2002
Fee: $1,995  (includes $5 Registration Fee)
340 hours
Certified Bookkeeper
This program is WIA-approved [Learn more...]

This online course for professional bookkeepers leads to national certification with the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB). The AIPB certification is a high professional standard and the only national standard for bookkeepers. Becoming a Certified Bookkeeper (CB) can increase earning potential, enhance professional status and offer a decisive edge in any job market. This course was created by AIPB to prepare bookkeepers for the certification exam at any Prometric Test Center. The web-based format allows students to move at their own pace from any web-enabled computer. Certified Bookkeepers are to bookkeeping what CPA's are to accounting.

Course # GTLN-2020
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
140 hours
Professional Bookkeeping with QuickBooks 2012 

In this program, students will learn all of the skills necessary for bookkeeping for a small business: how to plan a budget, manage payroll systems, and manage accounting. It will also make students aware of the legal standards that apply to their accounting methods, giving them the proper credentials they need to practice bookkeeping with confidence.

Course # GTLN-2022
Fee: $1,895 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
140 hours
Professional Bookkeeping with QuickBooks 2013 <<New!

In this program, students will learn all of the skills necessary for bookkeeping for a small business: how to plan budgets, manage payroll systems, and handle accounting dynamics. It also trains students on the legal standards that apply to accounting methods, in addition to providing them with resources that will increase their credentials and allow them to practice bookkeeping with confidence. They will practice with QuickBooks 2013 software. This interaction will help them become proficient in using the software to accomplish various bookkeeping processes.

Course # GTLN-2024
Fee: $1,895 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
140 hours
Professional Bookkeeping with QuickBooks 2013 (Software Included) <<New!

In this program, students will learn all of the skills necessary for bookkeeping for a small business: how to plan budgets, manage payroll systems, and handle accounting dynamics. It also trains students on the legal standards that apply to accounting methods, in addition to providing them with resources that will increase their credentials and allow them to practice bookkeeping with confidence. They will practice with QuickBooks 2013 software. This interaction will help them become proficient in using the software to accomplish various bookkeeping processes.

Course # GTLN-2025
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
140 hours
Event Management and Design

This exciting Event Management and Design online program is structured to provide both practical knowledge and a comprehensive understanding of the modern special event industry. Event Management and Design will equip you with the knowledge to advance in the field if you are already working in events, or to prepare you to enter the profession with an understanding of the industry and knowing what you are getting yourself into. Students will build the foundation which you can use to build a career in special events or start your own special event business.

Course # GTLN-2035
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
300 hours
Grant Writing

This nationally recognized Grant Writing online certificate program is perfect for anyone seeking to learn the essentials in writing or acquiring grants for private, public, or government use. If you are thinking of starting a business that utilizes grants, you will want to learn the essentials of writing, researching, obtaining and maintaining operations and strategies within the grant system. The Grant Writing Certificate consists of 10 modules geared to provide the essential information in a timely manner designed to fit busy, work, and family schedules.

Course # GTLN-2045
Fee: $2,295 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
300 hours
Project Management

Project management is growing exponentially. It is used in virtually all industries, such as health care, government, education, and banking. Projects are how organizations streamline to improve productivity. As mid-level management positions are reduced, project managers fill the void. Expertise in project management is a source of security, prosperity, and power to these survivors. Students will learn the basics of project management via the nation's premier web-based program at their own pace! Textbook included.

Course # GTLN-2040
Fee: $1,695 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
100 hours
Microsoft Project 2007

Microsoft Project® is one of the most popular project management scheduling software products available today. Whether you are an occasional user or a full-time scheduler, your understanding of Project is vital to your ability to plan, manage, and track your projects effectively. This is the essential MSProject® training program. You will become familiar with how to really plan and track projects using Project’s many features.

Course # GTLN-2042
Fee: $795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
60 hours
Project Management with Microsoft Project 2007

The Project Management portion of this online certification training program provides a comprehensive education in project management. You'll learn the basics of project management and get preparation for the current edition of the Project Management Professional national certification exam. Textbook and exam prep are included.

In the Microsoft Project® portion, you'll master one of the most popular project management scheduling software products available today. Whether you're an occasional user or a full-time scheduler, your understanding of Project is vital to your ability to plan, manage, and track your projects effectively. This program is the essential Microsoft Project® training. You'll become familiar with how to really plan and track projects using Project’s many features.

Course # GTLN-2043
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
100 hours
Microsoft Project 2010 «NEW!

This program will lead you through Microsoft Project 2010 features and functions one step at a time. You will learn how to plan out your work and keep projects of any level on track using this powerful software. In addition, you will gain confidence and competency through hands-on practice experience. This program combines knowledge of project management scheduling disciplines with the use of the Microsoft Project 2010 software. 

Course # GTLN-2041
Fee: $795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
60 hours
Project Management with Microsoft Project 2010 «NEW!

The purpose of this training is to improve your knowledge and skills in project management and prepare you for the next step in your professional development. You will learn the terminology associated with this profession and the practical application of these concepts in the day to day planning and execution of projects.

Course # GTLN-2044
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
100 hours
 
Microsoft Sharepoint 2013 Certification Training «NEW!

In this program, students will develop skill-sets with Microsoft SharePoint 2013. They will work hands-on with the program commands, create sample projects to enhance their learning, and prepare students for the Microsoft Certification Exam 77-419. They will also gain basic to advanced skills and explore the business application and personal benefits of using the tools and functions available within SharePoint. This program includes the following supplemental coding manuals:

  • SharePoint 2013 End User
  • SharePoint 2013 Power User

This program will prepare students to take the Microsoft Certification Exam 77-419. Once a student passes this exam, he/ she will become certified as a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS): SharePoint 2013.

Course # GTLN-5004
Fee: $795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
82 hours
 
Records Management

Virtually every organization is faced with staggering amounts of records created, received, processed, distributed, filed, discarded, and stored. As a result, businesses overstuff filing cabinets, experience costly delays, misplace documents, lose documents, and miss important business opportunities. Office personnel, executives and administrators become frustrated with inadequate records and information. This power packed online program will give you the ability to manage electronic records and conquer the paper pile-up.

Course # GTLN-2050
Fee: $1,595 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
180 hours
Six Sigma Greenbelt

Six Sigma is a Quality Improvement methodology structured to reduce product or service failure rates to a negligible level (roughly 3.4 failures per million opportunities). To achieve six sigma levels, the Six Sigma process encompasses all aspects of a business, including management, service delivery, design, production and customer satisfaction. Six Sigma companies typically spend less than 5 percent of their revenues addressing and repairing quality problems. As a philosophy Six Sigma drives business culture and requires a nearly flawless execution of key processes making Six Sigma a high standard for companies and individuals to achieve. This interactive online experience will communicate the skills needed to affect this highly valuable skill as well as prep for the national certification. All materials included.

Course # GTLN-2060
Fee: $1,895 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
100 hours
Six Sigma Blackbelt

The Black Belt training program integrates online learning with hands-on data analysis. The course material provides an in-depth look at the DMAIC problem-solving methodology, as well as deployment and project development approaches. The course flow follows the DMAIC methodology, with the appropriate tools and concepts taught at each stage of project deployment. Since software will be used for data analysis, the course material concentrates on the application and use of the tools, rather than on detailed derivation of the statistical methods. Workshops are incorporated extensively throughout the training to challenge the student's analytical and problem-solving skills.

Course # GTLN-2065
Fee: $2,695 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
200 hours
Lean Mastery

Lean Mastery contains clear, concise information on transforming an enterprise to Lean. It is packed with examples, photographs, graphics, quizzes, progress tests, case studies and many interactive features that provide tips, "try this" exercises and in-depth information. The program contains 60 hours of study that covers all of the Lean Enterprise concepts and was authored by people who have successful, hands-on, practical worldwide experience.

Course # GTLN-2070
Fee: $1,895 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
60 hours
Payroll Practice and Management
This program is WIA-approved [Learn more...]

This nationally recognized Payroll Certification online course and training program is ideal for students aspiring to become a Payroll Specialist. This Payroll Certification program is a good overall review for the Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) test given by the American Payroll Association. Textbook and exam prep included.

Course # GTLN-2087
Fee: $1,795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
80 hours
Purchasing and Supply Chain Management

This nationally recognized Purchasing and Supply Chain Management online training program is particularly well suited to anyone working in or interested in working in purchasing, supply chain management, procurement specialists, and buyers. In this program students will be introduced to the various aspect of the supply chain environment, including enterprise resource planning systems and requirement systems. The interrelationships between purchasing, vendor selection, sources of supply and the role of technology will also be explored in this program so that a student understands the integrated approach to planning, acquisition, flow and distribution from raw materials to finished products. In this program, the focus is on the management function, and the skills and resources that develop a successful manager.

Course # GTLN-2090
Fee: $2,295 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
300 hours
Certified Wedding Planner

This nationally recognized certified wedding planner-coordinator course teaches the student how to become a successful wedding planner and coordinator. This comprehensive program covers everything an aspiring wedding planner needs to know to get started in the business. Whether you plan on working part-time, planning only a few weddings a year, or a full-time career, this program will provide all the tools necessary to work as a professional wedding planner or start your wedding planning business.

Course # GTLN-2091
Fee: $1,395 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
300 hours
Certified Mediator

This online Certified Mediator program will give you just the start you're looking for in mediation. Offered in partnership with Mediators without Borders®, this online program offers a highly comprehensive mediation education that can help you advance in your present job, add a sought after skill to your resume, or set up a private practice as a Certified Mediator.

As you progress through the program, you'll have the opportunity to learn about conflict styles, pre-negotiation, communication, and the stages of mediation (from beginning to the end). In addition, you'll have the opportunity to practice your new skills with a 60-hour online internship where you can role-play your way through mediation sessions. In these moderated webinars, you'll have the chance to serve as the mediator, disputant, or observer; it's perfect preparation for the real world of mediating.

Course # GTLN-2092
Fee: $1,795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
120 hours
Certified Alternative Dispute Resolution Specialist

The Certified Alternative Dispute Resolution Specialist (ADR) program will prepare you for an exciting career in alternative dispute resolution. ADR is the practice of seeking nonlegal alternatives to resolving conflicts and disputes. Through this three-course program, you'll learn valuable mediation skills in addition to specialty skills that relate to specific areas of ADR, such as workplace alternative dispute resolution or eldercare alternative dispute resolution. Offered in partnership with Mediators without Borders®, this program includes a 60-hour online internship and the opportunity to become an MwB Certified Alternative Dispute Resolution Specialist.

All textbooks are included, and you'll have the opportunity to take one core course on mediation in addition to two specialty courses of your choosing. Upon completion, you'll have the option to join the Mediators without Borders® Society for an annual membership fee.

Course # GTLN-2093
Fee: $2,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
240 hours
Certified Residential Interior Designer

Do you find that furniture stores make you giddy, and you're constantly watching HGTV as you dream up new ways to style your living room? Are you looking for a career where you can put your creativity and planning skills to good use? If so, this program will give you the basic skills and background you need to start working as a residential interior designer.

Course # GTLN-2094
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
120 hours
Retail Customer Service Skills Training «NEW!

In this program, students will gain professional retail customer service skills,
including effective management strategies, approaches to team work and
collaboration, and recognition of methods that build customer loyalty. Students
will gain a competitive edge in the retail industry, which will help them gain
employment or advancement in a variety of retail opportunities.

Course # GTLN-2004
Fee: $850 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
120 hours
Food and Customer Service Skills Training «NEW!

In this program, students will prepare for opportunities in the food service
industry. They will become familiar with food safety techniques and learn about
various requirements for food preparation. The program also provides students
with an education on NEHA professional food management criteria and trains them
to take the CPFM exam.

Course # GTLN-2005
Fee: $850 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
120 hours

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Healthcare Programs

ICD-10 Medical Coding

ICD-10 is an upgraded diagnostic and procedural medical coding system that, by law, must be implemented throughout the healthcare industry by October 1, 2014. This new coding system is radically different from the version currently in use, so it’s important to start preparing for and implementing the massive changes to the existing coding system. 

This online program offers you comprehensive, robust training in diagnostic and procedural coding, using the ICD-10-CM (diagnostic) and ICD-10-PCS (procedural) coding manuals. This training includes detailed instructions for using the coding manuals, understanding the coding guidelines, and accurately applying the ICD-10 coding steps. There are more than 40 quizzes and exams for diagnoses and procedures by body system to test your knowledge and understanding. Textbooks included.

Course # GTLN-1075
Fee: $1,795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
200 hours
Veterinary Assistant

This program will prepare you to become a productive member of a veterinary team. You'll learn about every aspect of veterinary assisting, including anatomy and physiology, animal restraint, laboratory sample collection, assisting in surgery and dentistry, prescription preparation, and taking radiographs. You'll also learn how to interact professionally with clients and gain the expertise you need to educate them about key topics in pet care, such as nutrition, vaccinations, and administering medication. This program is designed for people who want to work at a veterinary hospital and those who are already employed in positions in which they look after animals.

Course # GTLN-1080
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
170 hours
Certified National Pharmaceutical Representative

This nationally recognized Pharmaceutical Sales Representative online training course (CNPR) and program was developed in response to a rising need for entry-level certified pharmaceutical sales representatives. The program is designed for individuals who want to gain entry into the pharmaceutical industry but who lack the required pharmacology and medical education.

Course # GTLN-1091
Fee: $1,795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
90 hours
Pharmacy Technician

This nationally recognized Pharmacy Technician online course and training program teaches the skills needed to gain employment as a Pharmacy Tech in either the hospital or retail setting. The objective of the Pharmacy Technician Program is to provide graduates with the skills and knowledge that will enable them to qualify for entry-level positions in pharmacies as well as prepare for national certification. This program pairs students with an instructor for one-on-one assistance and includes a forty-hour externship. All materials are included.

Course # GTLN-1090
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
300 hours

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Internet, Design, and Technical Programs

AutoCAD 2011

In this program, students will master basic and advanced design skills as they gain hands-on practice in using the 2D tools in AutoCAD 2011. They will begin with basic tools and then explore efficiency tools, complex objects, use of external reference and image files, advanced plotting, and customizations. This program will give students the skills they need to prepare for the Autodesk AutoCAD 2011 Certified Associate exam. The program comes with a full student AutoCAD 2011 license and the AutoCAD 2011 Course Notes.

Course # GTLN-3003
Fee: $2,595 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
150 hours
AutoCAD 2011 with AutoCAD 3D

In this program, students will master basic and advanced design skills as they gain hands-on practice in using the 2D commands and 3D modeling tools in AutoCAD 2011. They'll begin with basic tools and then explore efficiency tools, complex objects, use of external reference and image files, advanced plotting, and customizations. In addition, they will get a thorough grounding in the main features of AutoCAD's advanced 3D Modeling workspace. This program will teach students the skills they need to prepare for the Autodesk AutoCAD 2011 Certified Associate exam. The program comes with a full student AutoCAD 2011 license and the AutoCAD 2011 Course Notes.

Course # GTLN-3006
Fee: $3,295 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
230 hours
AutoCAD 3D

Students who have mastered AutoCAD's 2D concepts and methods can take their skills to a new level by adding 3D tools to their repertoire. In this program, they'll get a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of 3D and explore the main features of AutoCAD's advanced 3D Modeling workspace. This program will also help students prepare for the Autodesk AutoCAD 2011 Certified Associate exam. Tuition does not include AutoCAD software. It does include the AutoCAD 2011 Course Notes.

Course # GTLN-3004
Fee: $1,695 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
80 hours
AutoCAD 3D, Software Included

Students who have mastered AutoCAD's 2D concepts and methods can take their skills to a new level by adding 3D tools to their repertoire. In this program, they'll get a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of 3D and explore the main features of AutoCAD's advanced 3D Modeling workspace. This program will also help students prepare for a portion of the Autodesk AutoCAD 2011 Certified Associate exam. The program comes with a full student AutoCAD 2011 license and the AutoCAD 2011 Course Notes.

Course # GTLN-3005
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
80 hours
 
Graphic Design With Photoshop CS5 Training «NEW!

Students will prepare for a career in graphic design by mastering Photoshop CS5, the world's most popular application for creating and editing graphic images.

Course # GTLN-3007
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
200 hours
iPhone/ iPad (iOS) Application Developer «NEW!

Start an exciting new career in an expanding technical field as a mobile app developer. Companies and organizations, both small and large, are looking for new ways to attract current and prospective users of their products, services, and information. These businesses are realizing the power of increasing their client interaction via iPhone and iPad applications. Prepare to create compelling iPhone and iPad apps with this course.

Course # GTLN-3056
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
200 hours
Mobile Web Developer

In this program, students will become fluent in a variety of web languages and coding in order to develop the skills necessary to create dynamic websites for mobile devices, such as Androids and iPhones. By participating, students will perform web design strategies that coincide with the latest technologies in Mobile Web Development.

Course # GTLN-3054
Fee: $2,295 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
280 hours
Mobile and Desktop Web Developer «NEW!

The Mobile and Desktop Web Developer program teaches you to build dynamic database-driven websites for desktop and mobile devices using the most current technologies. You will gain intensive web development knowledge to enter an exciting and rewarding career in a growing technical field.

Course # GTLN-3057
Fee: $2,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
460 hours
Forensic Computer Examiner

This nationally recognized forensic computer examiner online course and training program is for the aspiring forensic computer examiner. For many years, law enforcement officers have been the primary forensic computer examiners, however the need for qualified civilian forensic computer examiners is growing faster than ever.

Course # GTLN-3055
Fee: $3,095 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
80 hours
Pay Per Click Marketing

This nationally recognized Pay Per Click Marketing (PPCM) online course and training program has been developed because of the high demand for Pay Per Click marketing specialists. Pay Per Click Marketing (PPC) is a sub-set of Search Engine Marketing, and refers to a specific type of advertising where you pay a search engine every time a potential customer clicks on your ad. These ads appear on search engine results pages and sometimes on the pages of sites within a search engine’s network of partners.

Course # GTLN-3060
Fee: $1,495 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
150 hours
Search Engine Marketing

This nationally recognized Search Engine Marketing (SEM) online course and training program has been developed in direct response to the skyrocketing growth of the search engine industry. This comprehensive program covers all aspects of search engine marketing including; search engine optimization, pay per click marketing and website copywriting. These are the essential components for understanding this unique and growing career field.

Course # GTLN-3066
Fee: $1,895 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
250 hours
Search Engine Optimization

This nationally recognized search engine optimization (SEO) online course and training program has been developed because of the high demand for search engine specialists. Search engine optimization is considered a sub-set of Search Engine Marketing. Below is a definition of SEO provided by MSN Careers: “Search engine optimization specialists (SEOs) increase a firm's website traffic by improving its search engine page rankings (SERPs). This is an especially important task in today's Internet-driven world, where many customers first learn of an organization and its products or services through the web. Because of a shortage of experts in this relatively new area, many top SEOs receive multiple job offers. SEOs typically supplement their knowledge of how various search engines operate and determine page rankings with strong marketing skills, as well as the ability to communicate effectively and program using HTML.”

Course # GTLN-2095
Fee: $1,495 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
150 hours
Web Applications Developer

Whether you’re new to web development or want to enhance your skills, this program will give you the knowledge you need to create dynamic database-driven websites using the latest technologies. You’ll master basic HTML (the core technology behind almost all websites), learn CSS for designing pages, and discover how to make your pages more dynamic with JavaScript. In addition, you’ll learn the fundamentals of PHP, SQL, XML, and Ajax. You’ll also explore HTML5, the newest version of HTML, putting you on the cutting edge of web development.

Course # GTLN-3053
Fee: $2,395 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
360 hours
Help Desk Analyst: Tier 1 Support Specialist

This nationally recognized Help Desk Analyst: Tier 1 Support Specialist online course and training program teaches the skills that students must acquire to be successful as a Help Desk Analyst. Tutorials and projects will teach the student the practical uses of Help Desk Analyst skills. This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.

Course # GTLN-3051
Fee: $1,495 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
120 hours
Android Application Developer  «NEW!

This program will give you valuable Android Application development experience. In this program, you will learn how to develop basic Android Applications using the Android ADT framework. When you have completed the program, you will be equipped to start exploring the world of creating applications for Android Devices. This program will take you through the basics of Android Framework to working with complex applications.

Course # GTLN-3002
Fee: $1,695 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
120 hours
Paid Search Professional with OMCP® Certification «NEW!

In the Paid Search Professional with OMCP® Certification program, you'll gain a comprehensive overview of online marketing, and develop a solid understanding of not only how each discipline works, but how the disciplines relate to each other. You will also receive a comprehensive Pay Per Click (PPC) and Conversion Optimization training. The program incorporates the latest trends and tips in Display Advertising and includes a specialized training in paid social media advertising in which you'll explore the advertising opportunities of Facebook, YouTube, and other top social media channels.

Course # GTLN-3047
Fee: $1,795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
135 hours
Digital Analytics and Conversion Professional with OMCP® Certification «NEW!

In the Digital Analytics and Conversion Professional with OMCP® Certification program, you'll gain a comprehensive overview of online marketing, and develop a solid understanding of not only how each discipline works, but how the disciplines work together. This is followed by comprehensive conversion optimization and web analytics training. You'll also learn how to measure the impact of social media on your overall strategy through specialty training in social media measurement and analytics. You'll develop all the skills necessary to collect and analyze data and determine the overall effectiveness of your online marketing strategies.

Course # GTLN-3048
Fee: $1,795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
135 hours
Search Marketing Professional with OMCP® Certification «NEW!

In the Search Marketing Professional with OMCP® Certification program, you'll gain a comprehensive overview of online marketing and develop a solid understanding of not only how each discipline works, but how the disciplines work together. This is followed by comprehensive Search Engine Optimization, Conversion Optimization, and Content Marketing training. You'll learn everything you need to know to complete and SEO a project from start to finish, generate the content consumers are looking for, and learn how to convert the visitors on your website into customers.

Course # GTLN-3049
Fee: $1,795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
160 hours
Social Media and Mobile Marketing Professional with OMCP® Certification  «NEW!

In the Social Media and Mobile Marketing Professional with OMCP® Certification program, you'll gain a comprehensive overview of online marketing and develop a solid understanding of not only how each discipline works, but how the disciplines work together. This is followed by comprehensive Social Media Marketing, Mobile Marketing, and Content Marketing training. The program also incorporates the latest trends and tips in YouTube and Video Marketing, and includes specialized training in Social Media Advertising in which you'll learn how to turn Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and other forms of social media into massive lead generations and customer communication platforms. 

Course # GTLN-3050
Fee: $1,795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
160 hours
Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) Training «NEW!

This is an ideal program for those seeking the SSCP certification or preparing to find a position as a network administrator or a security administrator. This program is focused on several domains, including access controls, administration, auditing and monitoring, risk, response and recovery, cryptography, data communication, and malicious code/ malware. The Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) course will prepare students to take the SSCP certification exam.

Course # GTLN-3008
Fee: $1,295 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
75 hours

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Microsoft Certification Prep Programs

Microsoft Office Specialist 2010 (MOS) Certification Training «NEW!

Learn basic to advanced skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access 2010, while you prepare for certification. You will discover how to create and format documents, use tables, complete a mail merge, and more. This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.

Course # GTLN-5019
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
380 hours
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) - Windows 7 «NEW!

This online training program prepares students for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Windows 7 certification. This MCSA certification is the ideal way to demonstrate ability to identify the cause and resolution of desktop application, network, and security issues. It helps validate ability to support and maintain systems and mobile devices that run Windows 7.

Course # GTLN-5021
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
200hours
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) - Server 2008

The MCSA: Windows Server 2008 series will prepare you to take the Microsoft 70-640, 70-642, and 70-646 certification exams. The MCSA: Windows Server 2008 program will also prepare you to administer and manage Windows 2008 Networks.

Course # GTLN-5020
Fee: $2,195 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
275 hours
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) - SQL Server 2008 «NEW!

This online training program prepares students for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) - SQL Server 2008 certification. The MCSA certification validates a set of core SQL Server 2008 skills that are relevant across multiple solution areas. Students receive instructions that prepare them to take the Microsoft 70-432 and 70-488 certification exams.

Course # GTLN-5022 
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
220 hours
Microsoft Office 2010 Master Certification Training «NEW!

In this program, students will learn basic to advanced skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook 2010. They'll discover how to create and format documents, use tables and worksheets, customize presentations, complete a mail merge, and more. Upon completion, students will have the skills needed to prepare for Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification.

Course # GTLN-5005
Fee: $1,695 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
300 hours 
Microsoft Access 2010 Certification Training «NEW!

Participate in the Microsoft Access 2010 course to improve your level of knowledge with Microsoft Access functions, while you prepare to take the Microsoft Certification Exam. The book, The Complete Guide to Microsoft Access 2010 includes both recall and authentic assessments to measure your understanding at an increasingly advanced level. You will work hands-on with the commands, as you complete sample projects to reinforce your learning. This course does not rely on abstract learning but on the program in context.

Course # GTLN-5012
Fee: $595 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
120 hours
Microsoft Excel 2010 Certification Training «NEW!

With this comprehensive, performance-based certification preparation program, you can build and validate your business computer skills using Microsoft Excel 2010 software.  You’ll cover basic through advanced topics, including formatting fonts, applying number formats, linking worksheets, creating a PivotTable, and more. Upon completion, you'll be prepared to earn your certification and gain an important edge in today's competitive job market.

Course # GTLN-5006
Fee: $595 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
95 hours
Microsoft Outlook 2010 Certification Training «NEW!

Learn basic to advanced skills in Microsoft Outlook 2010 while you prepare for certification.  You’ll discover how to create and format outgoing messages, track and respond to incoming messages, manage the Inbox with Rules and Quick Steps, create appointments and tasks, and more!  This program is part of the Microsoft Business Certification program:  Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS).

Course # GTLN-5007
Fee: $595 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
45 hours
Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 Certification Training «NEW!

Learn basic to advanced skills in Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 while you prepare for certification.  You’ll discover how to create and format presentations, how to apply Transitions and Animations, how to set up presentations, and more!  This program is part of the Microsoft Business Certification program:  Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS).

Course # GTLN-5008
Fee: $595 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
65 hours
Microsoft Word 2010 Certification Training «NEW!

Master Microsoft Word 2010 and gain an edge in today's competitive job market. In this program, you’ll prepare for certification as you develop your expertise with this in-demand word processing program. You'll discover how to create and format documents, how to use tables, how to complete a mail merge, and more.

Course # GTLN-5009
Fee: $595 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
95 hours
Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Certification Training «NEW!

Regardless of whether or not students have prior experience with SharePoint, this program teaches them all of the skills they need to pass a Microsoft Certification Exam in order to become certified Microsoft Office Specialists. They'll learn to manage SharePoint sites with competence and gain sought-after skills that will give them a competitive edge in the job market.

Course # GTLN-5011
Fee: $795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
82 hours
Microsoft Office Specialist 2007

Formerly titled Microsoft Certified Application Specialist (MCAS)

This nationally recognized Microsoft Office Specialist 2007 online certification training course is comprehensive, practical and effective. The Comma Method of Microsoft Office® training was designed to meet the needs of college students, educators, administrators, and business professionals. This course uses real-life examples to teach the skills that employers want their employees to have.

The Microsoft Office Specialist 2007 program is the only performance-based certification program approved by Microsoft to assess and validate computer skills using Microsoft Office 2007® Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access and Outlook, as well as Microsoft Windows Vista.

Course # GTLN-5016
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
400 hours
Microsoft Office 2007 Master

The Microsoft Office 2007 Master online course is the only comprehensive, performance-based certification program approved by Microsoft to validate business computer skills using Microsoft Office® 2007: Excel, Word, Power Point, and Outlook.

Officially referred to as “Microsoft Office 2007 Master”, this program is part of the new Microsoft Business Certification series. The Master certification is the globally recognized standard for validating expertise with the 2007 Microsoft Office system of business productivity applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

Course # GTLN-5045
Fee: $1,695 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
260 hours
Microsoft Web Developer

In this program, you’ll learn how to develop Web pages using .NET Framework 4.0. When you’ve completed the program, you will have the foundational knowledge you need to take the Microsoft 70-515 exam and earn a certification as a Microsoft Web Developer.

Skills you will master in this program include installing and using Visual Studio 2010, using web developer express, and debugging code. You will also explore HTML concepts, elements and tags, attributes, hyperlinks and anchors, image management, XML, CSS, .NET programming, ASP.NET, JQuery, AJAX, ASP .NET Web Applications, and .NET Framework 4.0.

Course # GTLN-5050
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
240 hours

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Networking and CompTIA Certification Prep Programs

CompTIA™ A+ Certification Training

The CompTIA™ A+ program will prepare you for two CompTIA™ A+ certification exams: CompTIA A+ Exam 220-801 and CompTIA A+ Exam 220-802. Topics covered in the program include motherboards, memory, processors, video, storage media and devices, printers, operating systems, networking, virtualization, mobile devices, security, and more. Gaining CompTIA™ A+ certification assures employers and computer owners that a PC technician has the requisite knowledge to build, upgrade, optimize, troubleshoot, and repair personal computer (PC) systems..

Course # GTLN-4020
Fee: $1,695 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
150 hours
CompTIA™ Network+ Training

In this program, you'll learn the fundamentals you need to obtain a CompTIA™ Network+ certification and start a career as a network technician. You'll master basic networking concepts and learn about network design, security, routing, and switching.

Course # GTLN-4030
Fee: $1,495 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
80 hours
CompTIA Security+ Certification Training

This course is designed to provide students with the fundamentals of security, and to help prepare for the CompTIA™ Security+ exam. It covers material related to general security concepts, communications security, infrastructure security, basics of cryptography, and operational/organizational security.

Course # GTLN-4040
Fee: $1,495 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
80 hours
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Sustainable Energy and Going Green

Principles of Green Building

The Principles of Green Buildings course is designed to teach an individual in the building, remodeling, or trade industry the principles they must know to make buildings perform more efficiently. It was developed and written in partnership with nationally recognized building science experts from Advanced Energy of North Carolina and is full of scientific facts, pictures, videos, graphics, and text. Everything an individual in the building, remodeling, or trade industry needs to know to make buildings perform more efficiently is introduced in this course. The Principles of Green Buildings course has also been designed to help prepare individuals for various NATE, NARI, BPI, RESNET, and other industry credentials for green building. This course is NATE recognized for 28 hours of continuing education units (CEUs) applicable to NATE recertification. Materials are included.

Course # GTLN-6000
Fee: $795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
30 hours
Performing Comprehensive Building Assessments

The exciting new Performing Comprehensive Building Assessments (PCBA) program is designed to introduce students to the comprehensive building assessment process. This intermediate course is geared toward conducting visual building inspections, performing diagnostic testing, and determining residential building improvement opportunities in the field; then documenting a home's performance, prioritizing improvements, and preparing a work scope that will guide the homeowners decision making process for making the improvements.

Course # GTLN-6001
Fee: $895 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
30 hours
Building Analyst Quick Start Program (BPI BA Certification)

This Building Analyst Course was developed and written in partnership with nationally recognized building science experts. The two BPI online training courses are full of scientific facts, interactive exercises, pictures, videos, graphics, and text. See the individual course descriptions in the Overview for a more detailed description. Also, they are recognized by North American Technician Excellence and Building Performance Institute for continuing education hours. You’ll also receive a study guide and a one year subscription to Home Energy Magazine. This program is a great way to compliment and increase your company’s GREEN services for your customers and to open new doors of opportunity.

Course # GTLN-6002
Fee: $1,395 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
60 hours
Biofuel Production Operations

The Bio Fuel Production Operations Program will give you the training you need to begin an exciting career in biofuel production. As a biofuel production operator, your job will be to ensure the quality and purity of the biofuel your plant produces. This involves inspecting and repairing equipment, operating computer systems, and handling lab equipment. This online course will ensure you have the skills you need to handle these tasks.

At the present time hundreds of facilities world-wide are producing biofuels. Over the next few decades many advances will be made in this field and hundreds of new facilities will be built for production of this type of fuel. This opens a new field for potential workers. For decades to come, biofuels will be produced and consumed in the United States - creating an ongoing demand for biofuel production workers.

Course # GTLN-6005
Fee: $2,595 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
400 hours
Natural Gas Plant Operations

The Natural Gas Plant Operations online course provides the knowledge and skills you'll need to begin an exciting career in natural gas plant operations. Natural gas has two things going for it. First, it provides clean energy. Second, it is plentiful in the United States. For decades to come, natural gas will be produced and consumed in the United States - creating ongoing demand for natural gas plant operators.

For people who want to enter this field it is difficult to find suitable training to become prospective entry level workers. This online course provides fundamental technical background to such workers. To take this course no prior science or math education is necessary - the course includes all of the necessary basic science and technology elements.

Course # GTLN-6006
Fee: $2,595 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
400 hours
Certified Green Supply Chain Professional

Gain the skills and knowledge you’ll need to “green” an organization’s supply chain with this Supply Chain Management Certification preparation online training program. This course gives you the specialized knowledge to enable a company to achieve its environmental sustainability goals through global sourcing, material management, procurement/buying, transportation and logistics, and new product development.

Course # GTLN-6010
Fee: $1,595 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
60 hours
Certified Indoor Air Quality Manager (CIAQM)

In this Certified Indoor Air Quality Manager online training and certification program, you’ll learn how to respectfully, thoroughly and expeditiously handle indoor air quality complaints. Are you a facility manager, building engineer or health & safety officer that wants to improve the indoor air quality of your building? If so, the Certified Indoor Air Quality Manager (CIAQM) Course is just for you.

“The air in our building is making me sick.”
Are you properly prepared to handle these air quality complaints? Common mistakes can turn a small grievance into a wildfire of speculation and accusation. With this online course, you will learn how to diagnose, resolve and prevent IAQ problems. We’ll help you establish a comprehensive IAQ plan specific to your buildings.

Course # GTLN-6015
Fee: $795 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
16 hours
Certified Indoor Environmental Prep

Certified Indoor Environmental Prep has a new focus to better prepare students for their ACAC Certified Indoor Environmental Examination. The course Outline features new modules that cover the content in-depth in regard to IAQ Contaminants and Heath Effects, the Built Environment, HVAC, Equipment and Assessments, Guidelines Regulations, and Standards, and Remediation. There are no changes in the hours of the cost of the course.

Course # GTLN-6020
Fee: $895 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
32 hours
Senior Certified Sustainability Professional
This program is WIA-approved [Learn more...]

This online Senior Certified Sustainability Professional training and development program will prepare you for an exciting career as a leader in the green collar economy. As a Certified Sustainability Professional, you will be responsible for setting the course and coordinating an enterprise’s sustainability strategy. Millions of new jobs in this rapidly growing sector will be available to people that set themselves apart from the crowd by earning the professional credentials and skills they need to lead sustainable business practices.

Course # GTLN-6025
Fee: $2,495 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
110 hours
Solar Power Professional

Get the renewable energy training you need as you learn the basics of solar systems, their benefits, and their many applications. Examine the history of photovoltaic solar power, and gain a sense for where the PV industry is headed. We'll start with basic safety, including how to avoid potential accidents and how to create a safe work environment as well as the use of protective equipment. You'll master the fundamentals of electricity and solar energy, including how to calculate simple circuit values and predict solar position using solar path diagrams. Upon completion of this program, you'll have a thorough understanding of PV applications, working safety as it pertains to this field, basic electricity, and PV module fundamentals.

Course # GTLN-6035
Fee: $1,895 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
120 hours
Wind Energy Professional

Wind energy companies are growing exponentially to meet America's demand for clean, renewable, and domestic energy. This entry level Wind Energy Professional online training course prepares you for a career in the wind energy industry.

Course # GTLN-6030
Fee: $2,395 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
240 hours

Video Game Design and Development Programs

3ds max

This exciting new certificate program will teach students how to use both 3ds max and Character Studio to design, develop, and animate 3D video game characters. This program offers the chance for students to immerse themselves in a 3D world. If you are looking to design professional 3D games that look and feel just like the ones you play at home then you don't want to miss this course!

Course # GTLN-7000
Fee: $1,695 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
300 hours
Video Game Design and Development

The most important, but least emphasized as a career in the video game industry, is game play, or what makes the game compelling and entertaining. This Program prepares you to move from being a video game programmer, a game artist, or animator to being the influential leader of the game designing processes. This Program is the most up-to-date, tightly focused method of driving your career in Video Gaming to the next level. You will be exposed to the entire game development process, from brainstorming the ideas, to establishing the focus, to writing the storytelling, to documenting the design.

Course #  GTLN-7050
Fee: $1,995 (includes $5 Registration Fee)
500 hours

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