Training From ed2go ONLINE COURSES

Take non-credit classes via your computer and over the Internet! Come as you are, when you can. Online, instructor-led  courses start each month. Each course runs for 6 weeks and consists of 12 lessons. New lessons come out at 12n each Wednesday and Friday.
Students are given 2 weeks to complete each lesson.

Interactive quizzes, assignments, tutorials, and online discussion areas supplement lessons. All you need to get started is Internet access, an e-mail address and a Web browser.

STEPS TO TAKING AN ONLINE COURSE:


Step 1: Online enrollment/orientation Go to http://www.ed2go.com/gtcc2go. Click "search catalog" or "browse catalog". Follow the directions on each screen to "enroll now". You will need the course section number for Step 2. Read carefully the orientation which you can access at the end of the enrollment process (print if possible).

Step 2: Payment/registration After you complete Step 1, you will receive an email with payment/registration options and  instructions. Payment must be received by two days past the start date of the course.

Step 3: Classroom Enter the classroom on or after the start date of the course. Go to http://www.ed2go.com/gtcc2go and click "MY Classroom."

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Management (PM)

Business & Industry Services at GTCC is offering a Certificate in Project Management. The program features courses which are designed to help participants become more effective in their present job, and to prepare for future advancement and professional designations. The Certificate in Project Management requires successful completion of the two (2) courses listed below, after which the participant receives a Certificate in Project Management from GTCC.

Project Management Fundamentals (PM)

There are more projects occurring today than at any time in history. If you're organized, perceptive,
detail-oriented, and an excellent communicator, you just might have what it takes to succeed in the fastgrowing field of project management. If you're new to project management, this course will provide you with the essential information you'll need to prepare for and complete your first project. If you're an experienced project manager, this course will make you more valuable to your employer by increasing your skills and competencies.
Course Code: For course codes and dates, go to http://www.ed2go.com/
Instructor: Swaim

Project Management Applications (PM)

In this course, an experienced Project Management Professional will teach you the same powerful tools and techniques that experienced project management professionals rely on every day. You'll increase the probability of project success by mastering the tricks of the trade: Earned Value Performance Measurement, Gantt Charts, Network Scheduling, Work Breakdown Structure, and Cost -Volume Analysis. You'll also become proficient at recruiting project team members
and empowering them to succeed. You'll understand the stages of team development, and you'll gain skills in developing and motivating team leaders. You'll even learn about project software, statistics, change management, processes, and estimating. And you'll gain valuable experience with project planning, control and data analysis tools. You must take Project Management Fundamentals before you take Project Management Applications.
Course Code: For course codes and dates, go to http://www.ed2go.com/
Instructor: Swaim

Certificate in Quality Management

Business & Industry Services at GTCC is offering a Certificate in Quality Management. The program features courses which are designed to help participants become more effective in their present job, and to prepare for future advancement and professional designations. The Certificate in Quality Management requires successful completion of the two (2) courses listed below, after which the participant receives a Certificate in Quality Management from GTCC.


Total Quality Fundamentals (TQ)

Learn how to effectively apply the fundamentals of Six Sigma: Total Quality. Understand what quality is and learn about the histories of the quality movement and Six Sigma. Discover the role of customers in quality and determine the major elements of a quality system. Master key concepts such as the cost of nonquality, variation and total employee involvement (TEI) and increase your value to your company by learning about various motivational models, leadership, and teamwork. Determine how to effectively apply quality standards by creating and implementing internal and external auditing activities. Learn the ins and outs of ISO 9000, ISO 14000, and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
Course Code: For course codes and dates, go to http://www.ed2go.com/
Instructor: Swaim

Six Sigma: Total Quality Applications (TQ)

Learn how to effectively apply the elements and methods of Six Sigma. Understand how more than 25 tools and methods relate to the DMAIC (define, measure, analyze, improve, and control) model. Determine the relationship of basic statistics to Six Sigma and learn about the Six Sigma business case including strategic planning, the voice of the customer (VOC), quality function deployment (QFD), benchmarking, and financial investment methods. Discover how to use brainstorming, Pareto charts, and critical to quality to help define processes, problems, and opportunities. Master the use of other key tools such as cause and effect diagrams, checksheets, scatter diagrams, failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA), and force field analysis. Learn the basics of advanced Six Sigma tools such as design of experiments (DOE), analysis of variance (ANOVA), hypothesis testing, control charts, and probability distributions. You must take TQ Fundamentals before you take TQ Applications.
Course Code: For course codes and dates, go to http://www.ed2go.com/
Instructor: Swaim

 

BUSINESS - ONLINE

Accounting Fundamentals I

Demand for accounting professionals currently exceeds supply. If you're interested in increasing your financial awareness and accountability while also gaining a marketable skill, this course is for you. You'll learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, while also learning how to analyze and record financial transactions, as well as prepare various financial reports at the end of the fiscal period. Accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities will be discussed. We'll cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of
each fiscal period. Enroll now


Accounting Fundamentals II

While it is true that accounting professionals are scarce, those with corporate accounting experience are even more rare. This course will build on the knowledge you gained in our Accounting Fundamentals course to provide you with a solid understanding of corporate accounting practices. You'll be able to analyze transactions and prepare various corporate financial reports. You'll also gain practical experience working with dividends, plant assets, depreciation, accrued revenue and expenses, retained earnings, stockholders' equity. Enroll now

Administrative Assistant Fundamentals

Rapid growth in the health, legal services, data processing, management, public relations, and other industries have created many new job opportunities for administrative assistants. This course will help you discover and master the essentials of managerial and staff support, information and records management, communications technology, travel and meeting coordination, space planning, and office ergonomics. You'll become an indispensable member of your team by identifying opportunities and implementing solutions to turn your office into a high productivity machine. This course may help you prepare for the internationally recognized Certified Professional Secretary (CPS) and Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) exams offered by the International Association of Administrative Professionals.  Enroll now

Administrative Assistant Applications

Gain the skills and knowledge you'll need to prepare for the Certified Administrative Professional exam and begin a rewarding career as an administrative assistant. Discover how economics, accounting, business law, organizational behavior, and management affect administrative assistant responsibilities and activities. Determine how the world economy can affect an enterprise, learn the basics of accounting, including the general ledger and key accounting terms, and see how financial statements and controls help keep your organization moving in a positive direction. Understand the fundamentals of business law, contracts, and the principal-agency relationship; discover ethics and organizational politics; and understand the basics of international business. Learn about key management functions such as planning, control, motivation, and organization, discover how to increase creativity, and find out how marketing differs from sales. Learn the basics of operations.  Enroll now


Fundamentals of Technical Writing

Learn the skills you need to succeed in the well paying field of technical writing. You'll discover the secrets of successful technical writers, including technical writing conventions, interviewing skills, documentation management, publishing and
formatting techniques, and how to get your first job as a technical writer. Enroll now

Grantwriting A to Z

A to Z Grant writing is an informative seminar created for executive directors, organizers, board members, community volunteers, development officers, and individuals who want to learn more about the grant writing process. Learn how to research, prepare proposals, cultivate relationships, organize a campaign and implement a tracking system for requests and funding.  Enroll now

How To Start Your Own Consulting Practice

Do you have training or knowledge that could be useful to others? Have you ever considered becoming a consultant? This course is designed to help those who wish to set up a consulting practice get started. Topics will include skills assessments, pricing policies, contracting, marketing, Enroll now

Introduction to Nonprofit Management- Online

Develop the skills and strategies you need to become an integral part of one of America's fastest growing service sectors. In this course, a seasoned veteran in the nonprofit management field will show you how to transform your good intentions into a professional plan of action. You'll understand the unique characteristics of nonprofit organizations while mastering the core knowledge necessary to become an effective leader in the nonprofit arena. Enroll now