Online Training

Online Training (Professional Development)

Are you a busy professional or an individual wanting to upgrade your current skills and knowledge but have limited time and access to off-site classrooms in a traditional environment? Now you can gain knowledge, learn new skills, and develop new talents in the comfort of your own home or office. Our online classes are offered in partnership with Education to Go. 

Visit our website at www.ed2go.com/accc for a complete listing of our online courses, descriptions, and fees. Classes begin every six weeks.

What are the course requirements?

All you need to get started is Internet access, an email address, and a web browser. Each course runs for six weeks and consists of 12 lessons. Interactive quizzes, assignments, tutorials, and online discussion areas are available to supplement each lesson.

An online comprehensive final examination must be completed within ten days from the end of the course to obtain a certificate of completion. Individual courses may have specific requirements and prerequisites. Be sure to review each course before registering.

How do you register? Go online to www.ed2go.com/accc, select your course, attend the orientation, and submit payment online.

How to Get Started:

  1. Visit our Online Instruction Center: ed2go.com/accc.
  2. Review the course descriptions and select the course of interest.
  3. Click the orientation link and follow the instructions to enroll in your course.
  4. During orientation, you will learn important information about your course. You will also be provided an opportunity to choose the name and password you will use to access your course.
  5. After completing the orientation, you will receive further instructions via email regarding payment.
  6. When your course starts, return to our Online Instruction Center and click the Classroom link. To begin your studies, simply log in with the name and password you selected during orientation.

ACCOUNTING FUNDAMENTALS SERIES

In this course, you will learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping and how to analyze and record financial transactions. You will get hands-on experience handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various everyday banking activities.

We will cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period.

GRAMMAR REFRESHER SERIES

The key to effective writing and speaking in English grammar. Whether you are just now learning the basics of grammar or if you need a refresher, this course will help you develop the foundational skills you need. This course will explore the eight parts of speech, punctuation and mechanics, and foundational sentence construction. We will even get into the details of phrases, clauses, problem words, common grammar mistakes, and much more! An instructor will guide you every step of how you learn grammar through hands-on, practical exercises. You will also learn through short videos, examples, and even fun games. So take your writing and speaking to the next level of excellence!

A TO Z GRANT WRITING SERIES

A to Z Grant Writing is an invigorating and informative course that will equip you with the skills and tools you need to enter the exciting field of grant writing! You will learn how to raise needed funds by discovering how and where to look for potential funders who are a good match for your organization. You will also learn how to network and develop true partnerships with a variety of funders, how to organize a successful grant writing campaign, and how to put together a complete proposal package.

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY SERIES

This course teaches medical terminology from an anatomical approach. Root terms are divided by each body system. The origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage are provided for each root term. Word Associations are provided as a learning tool. Unusual and interesting information is provided in regards to each term. Root terms are combined with prefixes and suffixes as your learning will culminate in interpreting several paragraphs of medical notes.

SQL SERIES

Learn the key concepts of Structured Query Language (SQL), and gain a solid working knowledge of this powerful and universal database programming language.

This course will learn about the basic structure of relational databases and how to read and write simple and complex SQL statements, and advanced data manipulation techniques. By the end of this course, you will have a solid working knowledge of structured query language. You will feel confident in your ability to write SQL queries to create tables; retrieve data from single or multiple tables; delete, insert, update data in a database; and gather significant statistics from data stored in a database.

PROJECT MANAGEMENT SERIES

In this six-week course, an experienced Project Management Professional will help you master the essentials of project management. You’ll become an indispensable member of your project team by discovering and mastering the critical concepts you need to plan, implement, control, and close any type of project.

You’ll learn about project politics and ethics, project measurements, and project closure. You’ll be able to develop all sections of a project plan, you’ll become comfortable with the project management body of knowledge, and you’ll develop a variety of powerful techniques to generate project ideas.

This course and its follow-up (Project Management Applications) also include essential information that will help you prepare for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® and the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) exams offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI)®. Certification Magazine recently identified PMP certification as “the highest-paying certification” of the year.

START YOUR OWN SMALL BUSINESS

Learn how to take your dream of starting a business and put it into action. In this class, you will learn everything you need to know about starting a business. You will begin by discovering the tricks to picking the right opportunity for you. Next, you will learn how to develop proven marketing techniques to build sales quickly. Since every business needs money, this course discusses traditional and nontraditional financing options. Finally, you will learn easy-to-implement employee-management procedures and write business policies that help you build your business.

You, as a business owner, need to manage all of your limited resources. One resource that often gets overlooked is your time. In the final lesson, you will learn time-management techniques, especially for entrepreneurs. While taking this course, you will discover the secrets that separate successful entrepreneurs from struggling ones.

CREATING A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS PLAN

Turn your business ideas into a solid plan for financing and long-term success. Committing your idea to paper in the form of a business plan not only increases your chances of obtaining financing, but also in keeping your business strategically focused. You will work through all the major components of writing a business plan and emerge with your first draft in hand. And most importantly, you will have completed the first—and most difficult—step on the path to small business success.

BLOGGING AND PODCASTING FOR BEGINNERS

Blogging and Podcasting for Beginners will teach you how to plan and create your very own blog and podcast. Through hands-on exercises, you will discover the benefits of using free web tools like Blogger, WordPress, Audacity, and YouTube. You will find that creating a blog and podcast is much easier than you ever imagined.

First, you will learn how to develop a plan for the content, setup, maintenance, and how to use free blogging software like Blogger and WordPress to put that plan into action. After that, learn how to record a professional-sounding audio podcast with a very simple recording tool you already have. You will edit the file with another free software program, add music to it, and then post it online for others to enjoy. Finally, you will find out how to record a video podcast. You will edit it, add special effects, drop in a podcasting-safe music file, and then publish it online.

INTRODUCTION TO PHOTOSHOP CC

Photoshop is the world’s most popular photo-editing program. Artists, photographers, designers, and hobbyists all rely on Adobe Photoshop for image creation and editing. The course provides detailed, step-by-step instructions that will teach you how to use Photoshop CC with confidence.

Photoshop CC has a host of impressive new features for photographers, and you will encounter a number of them in an introduction to the Photoshop environment. Next, you will learn how to create simple digital paintings. Then you will be editing your own photographs to get rid of dust and scratches, fix the color, and correct image exposure. You will master techniques for switching the backgrounds on images and removing wrinkles and blemishes from photos, just like they do in magazines. You will also learn about the content-aware Move tools in CC that, like magic, let you move something on an image and intelligently replace the “hole” left behind at the same time. By the time you finish this fun, hands-on, project-oriented course, you will be well on your way to expressing yourself with the most exciting graphics program ever developed.

Online Career Training Programs

Visit our website at https://careertraining.ed2go.com/accc/training-programs for a complete listing of our online Career Training courses, descriptions, and fees.

 

CPC. Medical Billing and Coding is an ideal program for students new to a medical career. Suppose you are seeking entry into the healthcare industry. In that case, this comprehensive program will provide you with all of the information you need to earn a certification in medical billing and coding.

You will build a foundation of medical vocabulary to help you better understand the contents of a patient’s medical record, as well as notes from practicing physicians. You will also learn current medical coding standards so you can be successful within the industry.

Upon completing this program, you will be prepared to sit for the Certified Professional Coder (C.P.C.) exam offered by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). The registration fee for this exam is included with this program.

This online program will prepare you to become a productive member of a veterinary team.

You will learn about every aspect of veterinary assisting, including anatomy and physiology, animal restraint, laboratory sample collection, assisting in surgery and dentistry, prescription preparation, and taking radiographs. You will also learn how to interact professionally with clients and gain the expertise you need to educate them about key topics in pet care, such as nutrition, vaccinations, and administering medication. This program is designed for people who want to work at a veterinary hospital and those already employed in positions in which they look after animals.

When you become a dental assistant, you will enjoy a career that is not only fulfilling but also rewarding. Caring dental assistants genuinely make a difference with clients, providing comfort and education. Plus, this field offers flexible hours and is expected to grow exponentially in the future. Dental assistant school is the first step you need to take, and this online Clinical Dental Assistant course will prepare you to become a productive and successful member of a dental hygienist team.

This online dental assisting course is the most comprehensive you will find. You will learn about every aspect of professional dental assisting, including invaluable real-world perspectives from experienced dental assistants and essential information about anatomy and physiology, preventive dentistry, patient care, communication, radiology, pharmacology, anesthesia, and assisting in specialty practices, employment strategies, and much more.

Toward the end of the course—or after completion—you will have the opportunity to apply for an externship, where you will get real-life clinical assistant experience. You will also be ready to pursue certification as a dental assistant by passing the Dental Assisting National Board examination’s radiology and infection control portions. The exam or one or more of its components is necessary for states where registration is required for dental assistants.

If you have more than a year of HVAC/R experience, this course will prepare you for the next step—certification. HVAC/R technicians are in demand, but certified technicians can earn more and have better career opportunities. 

This course uses hands-on service call simulations to prepare for the HVAC Excellence or NATE certification exams. By course completion, you will be ready to pass the HVAC Excellence Core and Professional Technician exams, the NATE Core and Specialty Test exams, and the EPA 608 certification exam. You will also receive a voucher package for taking the HVAC Excellence exams.

This program combines two essential career training for those interested in entering the logistics sector. In learning supply chain management and freight brokerage, you will have a holistic understanding of how these roles contribute to logistics.

The Purchasing and Supply Chain Management program will give you an integrated approach to planning, acquisition, flow, and distribution, from raw materials to finished products. Topics such as developing a corporate culture, working successfully with teams, developing and implementing successful people management strategies, and workflow and performance management will be explored in this program. The art of negotiation is also covered in great detail, giving you a foundation for negotiating with great awareness and effectiveness.

Additionally, you will learn how individuals become part of trucking, freight logistics, and transportation industries as licensed freight brokers or freight broker agents. From licensing and operations to sales and marketing, you will learn the basics of how a domestic freight brokerage or agency is managed within the United States.

This program is entirely online and is completed at your own pace. When you register, you receive twelve (12) months to complete this program.

This 100% online AutoCAD 2021 training course will teach you how to create and edit a simple drawing, and then gradually introduce more advanced tools. Once you master the basic 2D skills, you will move on to explore more advanced efficiency tools, complex objects, using external reference and image files, collaboration tools, publishing, and enhancing productivity with simple customization. You will then learn the fundamentals of 3D and explore the main features of the advanced 3D modeling workspace. The course content is heavily focused on hands-on exercises which require that the software be installed. All examples and exercises are taken from a variety of fields where AutoCAD is used.

This course offers enrollment with a voucher. The voucher is pre-paid access to sit for the
certifying exam upon eligibility.

This online suite of courses teaches all the aspects of career counseling and life coaching, from
working with clients to establishing a business.

In the Career Counselor course, you will learn career development stages, planning fundamentals, and how to work with diverse audiences. In the Certified Life Coach course, you will learn the Core Competencies of the International Coach Federation (ICF) and ICF-recognized protocols to build a distinctive coaching style. This course also incorporates the International Association of Professional Recovery Coaches (IAPRC) Code of Ethics to enhance individuals’ lives impacted by addiction. As a career counselor and life coach, you can help others improve their lives and careers with smart goals and clear directions.

Upon completing the final exam, you will receive the Certified Professional Coach (CPC) certification. This credential is issued through the International Association of Professional Recovery Coaches (IAPRC). Finally, you will have gained the industry-recognized skills needed to establish a successful coaching business as a career counselor and certified life coach.

Note: Ed2Go classes are not valid as prerequisites and do not transfer.