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  • Become a Dialysis Technician

    As kidney failure continues to be a growing national health problem, kidney disease is driving the growing demand for well-trained dialysis technicians. While most technician training has historically been done “on-the-job,” today’s healthcare employers are seeking well-trained technicians who possess the necessary knowledge and skills to fill this growing number of positions. Under the supervision of physicians and registered nurses, dialysis technicians operate kidney dialysis machines, prepare dialyzer reprocessing and delivery systems, as well as maintain and repair equipment. Furthermore, technicians work with patients during dialysis procedures and monitor and record vital signs, as well as administer local anesthetics and drugs as needed. You will complete the course with the knowledge and skills needed to perform the duties required of dialysis technicians and be ready to apply for an entry level position. Click here to register. Instructors: TBA Location: Online 21XAE161 Open-Ended Start Date 4-6 month program
  • Become a Freight Broker

    Become part of the exciting trucking, freight logistics, and transportation industries as a licensed freight broker or as a freight broker agent. Freight broker training will help you learn the skills you need to be a successful Freight Broker/Agent. From licensing and operations to sales and marketing, you'll learn the basics of how to run a domestic freight brokerage or agency in the United States. Freight brokerage is a growing, service-based industry. As a freight agent or broker, you connect shippers and manufacturers with transportation companies and manage those shipments. Entrepreneur magazine has rated the freight brokerage business as one of the top home-based businesses to own, and a Wall Street Journal article cited freight brokering and logistics as the largest growing sector of the transportation industry. Written by freight brokerage specialists, this freight broker course will provide you with the knowledge and resources needed to break into the shipping industry. From transportation law, contracts, and insurance, to setting up and running your own business, this is the best online freight broker training available. For details and to register click here: Instructors: Jan & Jeff Roach Location: Online
  • Become a Welding Technician

    Welding is a high-tech industry that can take you places all over the world. From ladders to aircraft carriers, from NASCAR to national defense, and from the laboratory to sales and repair, the varied welding industry impacts virtually every industry. Technology is creating more uses for welding in the workplace. The Welding Technician program is designed to prepare you to support industrial, transportation, oil and gas, constructing, and many other industries with welding skills. Upon completion you can serve in positions such as Welders, Cutters, Solderers and Brazers and go on to earn multiple credentials through the American Welding Society, and you will be eligible for an optional externship with a local employer. Click here to register.
  • Introduction to Fiction Writing

    Are you interested in dabbling in fiction writing? Think you might have a short story or a novel in you but don’t know where to start? If you answered yes, this introductory fiction writing class is for you. Designed specifically for those with little to no fiction writing experience who want to learn how to begin a fiction writing project, this class helps you find a pathway toward your fiction writing goals. You will learn the basic building blocks of story: character, plot and setting, as well as the different forms of fiction writing and some of the genres you might like to explore. You will also learn about researching avenues for marketing your work: online versus print magazines, self-publishing versus publishing with a traditional press. Whether you’ve never written a word of fiction, or haven’t written since high school or college, you will complete the course with the skills you need to get started on a new work of fiction (or to revive an old one that’s been sitting in your bottom drawer) as well as an outline for moving forward with your project, including goals for ultimately marketing. Instructor: Jacqueline Lipton Location: Online Asynchronous
  • LEED Green Associate

    LEED Green Associate Adults 18+ This self-paced course introduces key concepts and terms to prepare you to earn your Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) Green Associate v4™ accreditation. The course is divided into modules that explain LEED® process, LEED® certification, and the knowledge domains associated with the seven LEED® rating systems, in a simple and straightforward way that can be quickly and easily understood. Throughout the course, comprehension and understanding of important topics will be tested through challenging exercises and interactive games. Quizzes and tests will also be employed to ensure that learners have a clear grasp of the critical details they'll need to know as LEED Green Associates™. To more information and to register, visit Instructors: TBA Location: Online
  • Social Media for Business Certificate

    Come get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising. Relevant for any type of organization, including businesses, companies, non-profits, and government agencies. No eMarketing experience or expertise is necessary. If you are already at an advanced level, your instructors are experts and can provide the latest most advanced information and answer your toughest questions. Choose A for all three courses, B for Introduction to Social Media, C for Integrating Social Media in Your Organization, or D for Marketing Using Social Media.
  • Spanish for Medical Professionals

    Whether you speak some Spanish and need a refresher, or speak no Spanish, you will complete this course with the skills you will need to effectively communicate with your Spanish-speaking patients. You will also need to order an eBook for under $10, or the paperback book version of McGraw Hill’s Complete Medical Spanish, 3rd edition. OCE&R’s own Spanish instructor, Cristina, will teach.
  • Train to Become a Professional Bookkeeper with QuickBooks

    Whether you own or want to start your own business, or if you are looking for employment with a small business, this program takes you through the ins and outs of baseline accounting principles, bookkeeping and overall record keeping relative to successful small business accounting. With a comprehensive understanding of accounting, this program ensures you can not only keep accurate books, but understand why and how these records are kept, as well as how these processes and procedures might be improved. A full study of QuickBooks® will ensure that you can operate successfully within the most-widely used accounting software application and provide associated accounting professionals with the files necessary for tax preparation and/or support their efforts in any tax or audit situation. Click here to register. Instructors: TBA Location: Online 21XAE162 Open-Ended Start Date 4-6 month program
  • Train to Become an EKG Technician

    EKG technicians are in demand! Similar to other growing healthcare professions, the demand for EKG technicians is expected to continue to grow substantially. During this course, you will learn topics and processes critical to conducting and interpreting electrocardiograms (EKGs). To begin, you will review the anatomy and physiology of the heart. From there, you will go on to explore the technology used such as the EKG machine. Next, you will learn how to interpret a rhythm strip. And finally, you will discover the details of a myocardial infarction. Successful completion of this program will help prepare learners to perform the role of EKG technician. After completing the course, you will have the opportunity to pursue national certification and the skills necessary to pursue employment as an EKG technician. Instructors: TBA Location: Online 21XAE160 Open-Ended Start Date 2-4 month program
  • Train to Become an Electrical Technician

    This Occupational Safety and Health Administrative (OSHA) program will jump start your career as an entry-level Electrical Technician using our custom-built electrical training walls for residential and commercial use that you won’t see anywhere else. Electrical technicians assemble, install, test, maintain and repair electrical wiring and equipment. This program focuses on broad, transferable skills, including an understanding of the electrical trade, the National Electrical Code® and more to prepare for entry-level careers in this growing field. You will be eligible for an optional externship with a local employer after successful course completion. Click here to register. Instructors: TBA Location: Online 21XAE163 Open-Ended Start Date 4-6 month program