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Becoming a Professional Mediator

Trish Elledge
Are you looking for a career change, want to add adjunct revenue to your current counseling or law practice, or know that facilitating peaceful settlements is your life-long calling? Learn to understand the world of professional mediation as an overall industry, its pros and cons, related job opportunities, training requirements, training resources and other topics.

Mon, Apr 20, 6:30-9 p.m.                   Littleton Campus
BUSI 1032S01-81492          $49, $5 material fee to instructor

Basic Mediation Certificate

Trish Elledge
Join the burgeoning field of professional mediation. With more courts ordering litigants to mediation, corporations implementing internal dispute resolution programs, and neighborhood associations realizing the long-term benefits of amicably resolved disputes between neighbors, is it any wonder that mediation is one of the fastest-growing professions across the country? Get the fundamental concepts, skills, and practice essential skills to add professional mediation to your skill set. It meets the voluntary training guideline set forth by the Colorado Council of Mediators and Mediation Organizations (CCM). Certificate of completion awarded upon successful completion of course.

Fri and Sat, Jun 5-6, 12-13, 9-5 p.m.                   Littleton Campus
and Sun, Jun 7 and 14, 10-3 p.m., 2 wks                                        
BUSI 1001S01-81493              $799, $25 material fee to instructor


Find a Job Series: The Clues To Finding Your Best Job Ever! 

If you are still looking for work or are “underemployed,” this series of classes will get you on the right track! Not getting responses to your resumes? Getting interviews but not getting job offers? Confused about the role of social media in the search? It’s easier than you think. Uncover the clues! One student in a previous class doubled her salary on the very next job she landed by applying these skills. Watch Linda's How To Find Hidden Jobs Video!

Find a Job Series Part I: Where Are the Jobs and How Do I Find Them?

Linda Sorrento
Most jobs are “hidden.” Discover where you can find them—now! Accelerate your search with low and high-tech job search strategies with skills you already have! Social Media: LinkedIn (Connections and Groups) are powerful tools for your search. Create a LinkedIn profile or improve the one you already have. Bring your laptop if you have one or work on the one in class with coaching from the instructor. Connect with Linda on LinkedIn or check out her blog to get more tips!

Tue, Mar 10, 6-8 p.m.                    Littleton Campus closed
BUSI 2013W01- 81358                              $59

Find a Job Series Part II: Clues to Your Resume Makeover

Linda Sorrento
Have you been putting off revising your resume? Focus and get it done. Tailor it to represent you. Discover free online electronic portfolios and why this can give you an edge. Learn a simple technique that will save you time and impress the employer with a cover letter. Discover how to distribute your resume effectively. Bring a current resume if you have one (either print or electronic version) or you can start from scratch! Connect with Linda on LinkedIn or check out her blog to get more tips!

Tue, Mar 17, 6-8 p.m.                   Littleton Campus
BUSI 2014W01- 81359                          $59

Find a Job Series Part III: Clues to Hitting a Home Run On Interview and Follow-Up Strategies

Linda Sorrento
Examine tough questions and how to answer them. Discuss and prepare for commonly used “behavioral” questions. Discover questions to ask and ones to avoid. Learn to handle one on one and group interviews. Explore the organization, prepare what to say, to do, and to wear. Present your best self. Follow-up is key and goes beyond thank you notes, both email and snail mail. Prepare for salary negotiations so you are not leaving money on the table. If you didn’t get the job—what do you do now? Discover a simple technique not used by most applicants that works! Connect with Linda on LinkedIn or check out her blog to get more tips!

Tue, Mar 24, 6-8 p.m.                   Littleton Campus
BUSI 2015W01- 81360                         

What to Do Right Now to Get the Job You REALLY Want! Four Keys to Your Job Search Success

Linda Sorrento
If you have a job but are less than enthused about it, or are still looking for meaningful work, learn the four keys to getting the job that’s right for you:

  • Access places where the jobs are (hint: they are not posted online!)
  • Make contacts, learn new skills, have fun and make a difference at the same time
  • Brand yourself online--the right approach to using social media
  • Make rejects work for you

Tue, May 5, 6:30-8:30 p.m.          Littleton Campus
BUSI 2019S01-81842                               $59


AARP's - Life Reimagined

As you move into retirement, you may have some questions. Do I have enough money to live comfortably in retirement? What do I do with my free time?  How can I give back to the community? To help you answer these questions, AARP has developed a program that can help. Discover a new way of thinking about what’s next in your life. Backed by decades of research, explore a powerful step-by-step approach to help you discover possibilities, prepare for change, and make your ideas real - whether you’re focused on work, health, relationships, or finally pursuing your passion. While this class won’t “answer” these questions for you, it will empower you with guidance, tools, and connections, both online and in person, to plan your next move.

Sat, Mar 7, 9-11 a.m.         Littleton Campus
BUSI 1100W02-81741      Free, registration required


How to be a Travel Writer: The Easy Way

Ron Stern
Stay in the best hotels, eat the finest foods, and experience VIP treatment - all for free! Learn inside information as a travel writer in this fast-track career. Use the Internet to explore free trips. Find the best sites for writers. Build a media contact list, obtain assignments, approach airlines for free airfare, conduct interviews, create a portfolio, take photos that sell, and more. *$25 optional book fee.

Wed, Mar 4, 6-8 p.m.                     Littleton Campus
TRVL 1008W01- 80162                            


Voice-Overs: NOW is YOUR Time!

Mike Rosen
In what could be one of the most enlightening 2 hours you’ve ever spent, discover how YOU could actually begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films, videos and more! Learn about a unique, outside the box way to cash in on one of the most lucrative full or part-time careers out there. Start a business that you can handle on your own terms with practically no overhead. And NOW is the best time to make this happen, as new companies are looking for new voices like never before.  This exciting and fun class could be the game changer you’ve been looking for!

Mon, Jun 1, 6:30-8:30 p.m.               Parker Campus
BUSI 1019SP1-81793                                  $54


Check out our RN Refresher Program and update your skills to get a job as a nurse. For information, call 303.734.3701.

Want to get back into nursing? The Refresher Program is designed for RNs who have been away from the nursing workforce and would like to update their nursing knowledge and review clinical skills in preparation for re-entry into active practice. These intensive courses are offered 2 times per year - summer and spring - and include classroom and online theory, skills lab, and practical experience.

Call 303-734-3701 or e-mail for more information regarding the application process and upcoming dates.


Event Management Certification Program

Become an Event Manager Generalist or Specialist! Fast Track evening programming for working adults. Program approved by the Colorado Festival and Events Association. Classes held at the ACC Parker Campus.

Choose from 3-week programs:

  • Hotel Event Specialist
  • Wedding Event Specialist
  • Convention Event Specialist
  • Event Manger Entrepreneur
  • Non-Profit Event Specialist

Call 303-734-3701 for more information or e-mail:
Visit our website.


Medical Billing Program

Learn more about this growing field. Call 303.734.3701 for more information or to make a reservation.


Discover dozens of in-depth, fast track, training programs for which you will receive a certificate upon successful completion. These programs will enhance your job prospects. Work with a career counselor to help guide your transition from the classroom to the workplace. All materials, workbooks, and software are part of the course fee. Payment plans are available.

Online certificate training programs are available in:

For more information follow the online links.


Fun! Fast! Convenient! Great Content! Get a Certificate!  All these courses are conducted online. Click on the class links below or visit our online section to see how easy and fun online learning can be.

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  • S01  Apr 15
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To register for online courses, follow the specific class link and click on 'enroll now.'

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