Information Technology

Accounting Software

These are 6-week, 24 hours of instruction, online classes which begin the 2nd Wednesday of every month. The cost of these classes is $129.

Introduction to QuickBooks 2016

Scott Paxton, CPA
Learn to manage the financial aspects of your small business quickly and efficiently with this powerful accounting software program. Designed especially for the small- to midsized-business owners who need a fully functional accounting system that’s also easy to use. Gain hands-on experience as you master the tools you need set up a chart of accounts; reconcile your checking account; create and print invoices, receipts, and statements; track your payables, inventory, and receivables; create estimates; and generate reports.

Intermediate QuickBooks 2016

Scott Paxton, CPA
Go beyond the basics as you master QuickBooks’ more advanced features and applications. Learn to manage multiple company files, export and import list data from one file to another, and make journal entries. Discover how to enter price levels and track discounts and credits, and how to track mileage on vehicles you use in your business. This course is designed for those who already have a good grasp on the basics of this program or have successfully completed the Introduction to QuickBooks course.

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.

Graphic Design

Adobe Creative Suite/Cloud

These are 6-week, 24 hours of instruction, online classes which begin the 2nd Wednesday of every month. The cost of these classes is $129.

Introduction to Photoshop CC

Sherry London
Learn how to use Photoshop while accessing it from the Creative Cloud (CC). Follow detailed, step-by-step instructions that you’ll have no trouble following - even if you’ve never used a computer graphics program before! Begin with an introduction to the Photoshop environment. Next, learn how to create simple digital paintings (including some brushes that let you create the look of an oil painting from a photo). Then edit your own photographs to get rid of dust and scratches, fix the color, and correct image exposure. Finally, master techniques for switching the backgrounds on images and removing wrinkles and blemishes from photos, just like they do in magazines. By the time you finish this fun, hands-on, project-oriented course, you’ll be well on your way to expressing yourself with the most exciting graphics program ever developed.

Introduction to InDesign CC

Donna Baker
Have you ever seen a terrific-looking brochure or newsletter and wondered how it was made? Chances are the designer used Adobe InDesign CC, the industry standard desktop publishing software now available through the Creative Cloud. The course is applicable to any version of InDesign CS4 or newer. Lesson by lesson, discover how the program features relate to producing actual usable documents as we explore the best ways to create types of material, how to reuse items such as colors and artwork, and how to produce publications for different page sizes and devices. Come away knowing how to use this popular page layout software to design and create professional-quality letterhead, business cards, brochures, forms, interactive PDF files, an eBook, and more. You don’t have to be a designer or an artist to produce professional quality documents!

Introduction to Dreamweaver CS6

Robert Fuller
Begin the course by touring the Dreamweaver workspace and configuring it for your specific site-management needs. Learn how to use Dreamweaver’s intuitive tool set to structure text, and investigate the myriad formatting options CSS provides. Along the way, you’ll work with images, build navigation elements, discuss effective layout methods, learn where and when to use tables, and examine successful site planning strategies. By the end of the course, you’ll have successfully built a website and know how to use Dreamweaver’s built-in FTP tools to upload to the server of your choice.

Database Management and Security

Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) – Includes exam voucher

The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) accreditation is a highly respected certification within the IT industry. Obtaining your CISM certification qualifies you for a position in Risk Management, Security Auditor, Compliance Officer or an executive management position as a CSO, CTO or CIO. The registration fee for the Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) exam is included with this program.

This 120 hour program is entirely online and is completed at your own pace. When you register, you will receive 6 months to complete this program. Cost is $1,395. Register now.

More online training courses

These are 6-week, 24 hours of instruction, online classes which begin the 2nd Wednesday of every month. The cost of these classes ranges from $129 to $139.

Network Security

Course Name Course Number Cost
CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep 2 ONLI 1250 $139
Advanced CompTIA A+ Certification Prep ONLI 2046 $139
Basic Comp TIA A+ Certification Prep ONLI 2047 $139
CompTIA Network+ Certification Prep  ONLI 2048 $139
CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep ONLI 2049 $139
Intermediate CompTIA A+ Certification Prep ONLI 2050 $139
Introduction to Networking  ONLI 1215 $129
Intermediate Networking  ONLI 1216 $129
Wireless Networking  ONLI 1217 $129
Introduction to PC Security    ONLI 1056 $129
Advanced PC Security  ONLI 1057 $129

Database Development

Course Name Course Number Cost
Introduction to Database Development ONLI 1075 $129
Introduction to SQL  ONLI 1223 $129
Intermediate SQL ONLI 1038 $129
Introduction to Oracle ONLI 1224 $129
Intermediate Oracle ONLI 1225 $129