Business Start-Up Fundamentals of Supervision and Management Online Classes
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Successfully complete all three classes and receive a Small Business Social Media Certificate and CEUs. You may also take individual classes.

How to Use Social Networking to Boost Your Business

Carrie Gottschalk
What’s all the madness about Facebook and Twitter? These sites offer a lot more than telling people what you had for lunch. Become familiar with and learn to use social networking to build your business quickly. Discover the top social networking sites, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube. Learn to build your profile, what information is important to include about yourself and your business, build your friends and connections. Discover ways to connect your blogs and websites to your social sites and use them for effective marketing. Traditional marketing may be a thing of the past when you discover how easy it is to network online.

Add to Cart  Tue, Jan 17, 6-9 p.m.                                   Littleton Campus
BUSI 1060W01-81719           $69, $5 material fee to instructor

Facebook Your Way to Business Success

Carrie Gottschalk
Thousands of people are joining Facebook every day not just to find old friends, but to build their businesses too. With over 400 million accounts within the Facebook community, this isn’t an opportunity that can be ignored. Whether you have a local service business, or a business that can have clients anywhere in the world, you’ll find Facebook an attractive tool to add to your marketing plans. Be successful using this tool and get personal assistance.

Add to Cart  Tue, Jan 24, 6-9 p.m.                                    Littleton Campus
BUSI 1077W01-81720            $69, $5 material fee to instructor

Introduction to Facebook Advertising: Secrets to Boost Your Likes and Views

Carrie Gottschalk
You have to pay to play! Facebook has changed the way the News Feed works for users. Facebook’s traditional reach is declining rapidly. Advertising has become an essential part of a social media marketing strategy, and knowing how to properly advertise on Facebook has become key to a business’s success. Explore the different types of advertising, how and when to use each type of ad, how to identify a target audience and how to set up and create an ad on Facebook.

Tue, Jan 31, 6-9 p.m.                                     Littleton Campus
BUSI 1076W01-81996      $69, $5 material fee to instructor closed

Search Engine Optimization with Content Marketing

David Laverty
The search engine world has changed. Gone are the days of tricks and gimmicks to move up the search engine rankings. As Google leads the battle to reward valued content, you can learn ways to make your website more visible. By consistently developing marketing and business-focused content, you can optimize your site with a commitment of time instead of money.

Add to Cart  Tues, Feb 7, 6:30-9:30 p.m.                                     Littleton Campus
BUSI 2028W01-82315                     $59, $5 material fee to instructor



Entrepreneurs in Colorado! How to Get Started

David Laverty
Explore the pre-startup and startup steps to building your business on a firm foundation. Avoid the pitfalls that cause so many businesses to fail and protect your personal assets. Receive a Colorado Business Resource Guide and discover where to find reliable business information.

Add to Cart  Wed, Jan 25, 6:30-9:30 p.m.                          Littleton Campus
BUSI 1024W01-80214             $59, $5 material fee to instructor

Make a Difference as a Social Entrepreneur

David Laverty
Learn the ways entrepreneurs are contributing to making a difference in the world through their company or non-profit. Business can be about more than profit. Leading entrepreneurial companies recognize their ability to achieve social goals and earn money at the same time.

Wed, Feb 1, 6:30-9:30 p.m.                                    Littleton Campus
BUSI 1005W01-82314          $59, $5 material fee to instructor closed

Supervise and Manage

Fundamentals of Supervision and Management

Patricia Addesso
If you have recently been promoted to a supervisory or management position or want to learn how to become a more effective manager, master the basics of business by learning the language of management. Learn the skills required to delegate responsibility and motivate your employees and explore how to influence and direct other people’s performance. Finally, learn how to solve problems and resolve conflicts so you can accomplish your job more effectively.

This course is preapproved for professional development units through PMI and has been reviewed by a project management professional (PMP) to ensure that it meets PMI’s expectations for professional development in project management.

This is a 6-week online class which begins the 2nd Wednesday of every month. Cost is $119 for 24 hours of instruction. Register for this course.


These are 6-week online classes which begins the 2nd Wednesday of every month. For more information, to register and pay, please view our online programs. Cost is $119 for 24 hours of instruction.

Introduction to QuickBooks 2015

Scott Paxton, CPA
Learn to manage the financial aspects of your small business quickly and efficiently with this powerful accounting software program. QuickBooks is designed especially for the small to midsized-business owner who needs a fully functional accounting system that’s also easy to use.

QuickBooks 2015 for Contractors

Scott Paxton, CPA
Contractors have many unique bookkeeping needs, so we’ve designed this course from the ground up specifically for the construction industry. Learn how to use the Premier Contractor Edition of QuickBooks 2015 to run your business more efficiently. Discover how to create custom, professional-looking contract estimates, track time and materials, and learn the different methods you can use to bill your clients, including how to use the QuickBooks progress invoicing and job-costing features. Explore how to deal with change orders and retainage requirements. Discover techniques to protect your business from fraud, prepare for tax time, and generate useful and dynamic reports.

Preparing Payroll Using QuickBooks 2015

Scott Paxton, CPA
Preparing payroll in any small business can be a daunting task. Whether you have one employee or 20 employees, the federal and state requirements are often the same. Master efficient techniques for creating checks, paying taxes, and generating forms and reports quickly and easily and find the IRS information you need. Learn how to track work and vacation time; produce job costing reports; generate W-2, W-3, and 1099 forms; create paychecks; and more.


How to Start Your Own Arts and Crafts Business

If you have an art or a craft and you dream about starting your own home-based or small business, this is the course for you! Discover how to find your niche within your chosen craft and how to create your own unique business identity. Discuss what makes marketing in the arts and crafts business different from marketing in most other enterprises. Find a sales approach that meshes with your personality and preserves your creative integrity. Get insider secrets too, learning how to find and get into the best craft shows, as well as design booths that really draw customers in. Discover how to price your work effectively so you can set yourself up for success whether you’re selling through craft shows, in galleries, online, or even in your own retail store.

This is a 6-week online class which begins the 2nd Wednesday of every month. For more information, to register and pay, go to and follow the online links. Cost is $119 for 24 hours of instruction.


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.

Classes begin on the 3rd Wednesday of every month.

Section Numbers

  • W01 Jan 18
  • W01 Feb 15
  • W03 Mar 15

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

Start Your Own Small Business ONLI 2082 $119
Start and Operate Your Own Home-Based Business ONLI 1005 $119
Start a Consulting Practice ONLI 1006 $119
Start Your Own Arts and Crafts Business ONLI 2106 $119
Start Your Own Gift Basket Business ONLI 2204 $119
Start a Pet Sitting Business ONLI 1173 $119
Small Business Marketing on a Shoestring ONLI 1089 $119
Marketing Your Business on the Internet ONLI 1132 $119
Creating a Successful Business Plan ONLI 1131 $119
Managing Customer Service ONLI 1170 $119
Business Finance for Non-Finance Personnel ONLI 1246 $119
Intermediate QuickBooks 2012, 2013 or 2014 ONLI 1208 $119
Accounting Fundamentals ONLI 1242 $119
Accounting Fundamentals II ONLI 1243 $119
Introduction to QuickBooks 2012, 2013, or 2014 ONLI 1245 $119
Introduction to Crystal Reports ONLI 2212 $119
Performing Payroll in QuickBooks ONLI 2217 $119
Understanding the Human Resources Function ONLI 1081 $119
Mastery of Business Fundamentals ONLI 1082 $119
Purchasing Fundamentals ONLI 1084 $119
Total Quality Fundamentals ONLI 1181 $119
Six Sigma: Total Quality Application ONLI 1182 $119
Introduction to Business Analysis ONLI 1086 $119
Distribution and Logistics Management ONLI 1087 $119
Supply Chain Management Fundamentals ONLI 1088 $119
Fundamentals of Supervision and Management ONLI 1078 $119
Fundamentals of Supervision and Management II ONLI 1079 $119
Building Teams That Work ONLI 1179 $119
PMP Certification Preparation 1 ONLI 2052 $129
PMP Certification Preparation 2 ONLI 2053 $129
Keys to Effective Communication ONLI 1142 $119
High Speed Project Management ONLI 1074 $119
Project Management Fundamentals ONLI 1076 $119
Project Management Applications ONLI 1077 $119
Leadership ONLI 1016 $119
Business and Marketing Writing ONLI 1240 $119
Effective Business Writing ONLI 1109 $119
Learn to Buy and Sell on eBay ONLI 1007 $119
Professional Sales Skills ONLI 1133 $119
Effective Selling ONLI 1134 $119
Administrative Assistant Fundamentals ONLI 1080 $119
Administrative Assistant Applications ONLI 1180 $119