SMALL BUSINESS SUCCESS / ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Students will be required to establish a WordPress account at the first class and should bring a credit card.
Prerequisite: Working knowledge of computers.
WordPress is a powerful web design platform that is user-friendly for those with little to no programming experience. This course covers how to create a modern WordPress website that allows for flexibility and easy updates, with many user-friendly features. At the end of this course, students will have an understanding of how to create a fully functional WordPress website. WDA-243
INSTRUCTOR: John Hester, BA
Course Code #: 28851
6 Sessions: 15 hours, CEU 1.5
Time: 6:30-9 p.m., Thurs, April 22-May 27
Handle your finances with proficiency after taking this course. Discover the basics of double entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. Get hands-on experience handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes and various common banking activities. This course is a prerequisite for QuickBooks. BDT-124.
INSTRUCTOR: Leonor Crespo-DiStefano, BS
Course Code #: 28231
11 Sessions: 15 hours, CEU 1.5
Time: Mon and Wed, March 10-April 21, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Orientation, March 10 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.Â Â Class, March 15-April 21 from 6:30-8 p.m.
(no class April 5, 7)
PREREQUISITE: Accounting Fundamentals, or a minimum of one-year work related bookkeeping or accounting experience. Students who register for this class, and do not have the prerequisite knowledge, will be limited in their ability to participate in this course.Â Students need to have a personal computer with Windows 10. Students will receive information and CCM credentials to download the student version of QuickBooks directly from Intuit.
QuickBooks is a popular and commonly used accounting software package for small-to-medium sized businesses. In this class, learn to create purchase orders, track sales and expenses, produce and manage invoices and monitor financial records. The course will help you prepare for the QuickBooks certification exam. This course uses QuickBooks 2019, desktop and cloud versions. BDT-146.
INSTRUCTOR: Leonor Crespo-DiStefano, BS
Course Code #: 28232
12 Sessions: 22 hours, CEU 2.2
Time: Mon and Wed, May 5-June16
Orientation, May 5Â from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Class, May 10-June 16 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. (no class May 31)
Are you perplexed by the multitude of social media channels and donâ€™t know where to start? Have you wondered why efforts at promoting your business using social media have not produced results? Social media marketing is a strategy and a tool. Used effectively, it can expand your market reach and deliver your message to ever wider audiences. Identifying the right platforms and the right time and way to deliver your message form the basis of an effective, strategic use of social media.Â BDT-145.
INSTRUCTOR:Â Frank Morales, BA
Course Code #: 28233
2 Sessions, 4 hours, CEU 0.4
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m., Tues, May 18-25
GOOGLE WORKSPACE: LEARN ABOUT GOOGLEâ€™S FREE ONLINE PRODUCTIVITY APPS AND WORK FROM ANYWHERE
PREREQUISITE: 1) Solid comfort level using a computer, software programs, and switching between two open programs on your computer (as we will be switching back and forth between Zoom and Chrome throughout the course). The instructor can supply you with a handout on how to do this ahead of time if you need it. 2) Have or create a personal Gmail account prior to class (you can create an account at Gmail.com). It is also important to remember your sign-in and password for the day of class.
Learn about Googleâ€™s powerful, free cloud-based suite of apps that allow you to work, collaborate, communicate and manage your life from wherever you are. Whether a company you work for (or are looking to work for) uses it, or you have clients who use it, or you just like the cost effective idea of using a free Office Suite – this class is for you. Learn about the Google Productivity Apps of Drive (file storage), Gmail (email), Docs (documents), Slides (presentations), Sheets (spreadsheets), Calendar and Forms (an incredibly useful tool once you learn and work with it). WDT-175.
INSTRUCTOR: Alyce Garver, BA
Course Code #: 28148
2 Sessions: 7 hours, CEU 0.7
Time: 1-4:30 p.m., Tues and Thurs, June 22-24