Cancelled Courses and Programs

Catalog Update: January 2021

Our catalog is constantly changing and that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on recent and upcoming course updates.

Fundamentals 

The following course will be updated effective immediately:

  • Certificate in Integrative Mental Health

How is this course changing?

This course title will change from Certificate in Integrative Mental Health to Certificate in Integrative Behavioral Health.


The following course will be retired and removed from the catalog effective immediately:

  • Introduction to Adobe Acrobat X (iax/T14090)

Will this course be replaced?

No.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to course access.


The following course will be updated effective January 28th:

  • Technical Writing Suite (B14247)

How is this course changing?

This revision involved removing retired course Introduction to Adobe Acrobat X from the bundle.


What Partners Need to Do:

You do not need to take any action as these changes will be reflected in your catalog automatically.

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Catalog Update: December 2020

Our catalog is constantly changing and that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on recent and upcoming course updates.

Advanced Career Training 

The following course will be updated effective immediately:

  • Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (GES136)

Why are these courses being updated?

The revision involved removing an application that was not functioning correctly (Harris Care Tracker) and replacing it with MOSS 3.0. MOSS 3.0 is the simulated EHR students will be using during the course for their assignments.

How will this impact students?

Students will receive an access code from their instructor to access MOSS 3.0.


 

Fundamentals 

The following courses will be retired and removed from the catalog effective immediately:

  • Introduction to Oracle (ioc/T14088)
  • Oracle Series Bundle (B8578)
  • Intermediate Oracle (NOC)

Why are these courses being retired?

They are being retired due to outdated content. 

Will these courses be replaced?

No.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to course access. The course will be removed after March and any students interested in the course will need to enroll prior to that date. 


What Partners Need to Do:

You do not need to take any action as these changes will be reflected in your catalog automatically.

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Course Discontinuations

Our catalog is constantly changing, but that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on recent and upcoming course retirements.

ADVANCED CAREER TRAINING

The following course will be retired and removed from the catalog on December 31st, 2020:

  • Certified Protection Officer (GES227)

Why is this course being retired?

This course will be retired because it no longer fits our catalog roadmap.

Will this course be replaced?

No, we do not plan to replace this course at this time.


What Partners Need to Do:

You do not need to take any action as these changes will be reflected in your catalog automatically. If you plan to replace these discontinued courses on the Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL), you should apply for approval as soon as possible. For more information, please contact your account manager.

What Enrolled Students Need to Do:

Students currently enrolled in these courses will able to finish their course with no change to the curriculum.

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Catalog Update: October 2020

Our catalog is constantly changing and that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on recent course updates.

Advanced Career Training 

 

The following course was updated on October 27, 2020:

  • Optician Certification Training (GES126)

How is this course changing?

Primarily, we are updating the course content to better meet today’s learning standards. Students will now learn through objective-based lessons and scenario-based activities.

Will the content changes impact the course outline?

Yes. The amount of lessons will increase from 24 to 26.

Will the course still prepare students for certification?

Yes. Students will be prepared for the ABO’s National Opticianry Competency exam (NOCE) and Contact Lens Registry exam (CLRE). On course completion, they will receive a pre-paid voucher that covers the cost of the ABO exam of their choosing.

Is the course title changing?

No.

Will the price change?

No.

How will this impact Partners?

These changes will be reflected in the catalog automatically.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to course access.

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Catalog Update: September 2020

Our catalog is constantly changing and that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on recent and upcoming course updates.

 

Advanced Career Training 

 

The following courses will be updated on effective immediately:

  • AutoCAD 2018 Certified User (Voucher Included) (GES3008)
  • AutoCAD 3D 2018 (GES3009)
  • AutoCAD 2018 with AutoCAD 3D 2018 (Voucher Included) (GES3010)
  • Autodesk Revit Architecture (Voucher Included) (GES3011)
  • Autodesk Inventor (Voucher Included) (GES3012)

Why are these courses being retired?

These courses will be retired because they focus on outdated software. Autodesk released a new version of their foundational software suite, which aligns with today’s commercial drafting and design needs.  

Will these courses be replaced?

Yes. We recently released courses that train students to use Autodesk’s 2021 software suite:

  • AutoCAD 3D 2021 (GES3024)
  • AutoCAD 2021 Certified User (Voucher Included) (GES3027)
  • AutoCAD 2021 with AutoCAD 3D 2021 (Voucher Included) (GES3028)
  • Autodesk Inventor 2021 (Voucher Included) (GES3029)
  • Autodesk Revit Architecture 2021 (Voucher Included) (GES3030)

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to course access. Pending students will be given the option to enroll in the newer course.


 

This is a friendly reminder that the following courses were retired and removed from the catalog:

  • High School Diploma with Child Care Training (GES130)
  • High School Diploma with Commercial Driving Training (GES224)
  • High School Diploma with Certified Protection Officer Training (GES225)
  • High School Diploma with Homeland Security Training (GES226)
  • High School Diploma with Food and Hospitality Training (GES235)
  • High School Diploma with Retail Customer Service Skills Training (GES237)
  • High School Diploma with Office Management Training (GES418)
  • High School Diploma with General Career Preparation (GES420)
  • High School Diploma with Hospitality and Leisure (GES20170
  • High School Diploma with Home Care Professional (GES2018)

Why are these courses being retired?

These courses will be retired because they no longer fit our catalog roadmap.

Will these courses be replaced?

No, we do not plan to replace these courses at this time.  

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to course access. Pending students will be processed through August 30, 2020.


 

Fundamentals 

 

The following course will be retired and removed from the catalog effective immediately:

  • What’s New in Microsoft Office 2013 (of3)

Why are these courses being retired?

This course is being retired due to outdated content. 

Will this course be replaced?

No.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to course access. 


 

The following courses will be updated on December 1, 2020:

  • Certificate in Integrative Mental Health

How is this course changing?

This course title will change from Certificate Integrative  Mental  Health  to  Certificate Integrative Behavioral Health. The course hours will increase from 20 to 24 and the suggested retail price (SRP) will increase from  $114 to $144.

Is the course content changing?

Yes. While the content will largely remain the same, we are adding two additional sections: “Suicide Assessment and Prevention” and “Substance Abuse.” 

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to course access.

 


What Partners Need to Do:

You do not need to take any action as these changes will be reflected in your catalog automatically.

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Catalog Update: July 2020

Our catalog is constantly changing and that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on recent and upcoming course updates.

 

Advanced Career Training 

 

The following courses will be retired and removed from the catalog on August 30, 2020:

  • High School Diploma with Child Care Training (GES130)
  • High School Diploma with Commercial Driving Training (GES224)
  • High School Diploma with Certified Protection Officer Training (GES225)
  • High School Diploma with Homeland Security Training (GES226)
  • High School Diploma with Food and Hospitality Training (GES235)
  • High School Diploma with Retail Customer Service Skills Training (GES237)
  • High School Diploma with Office Management Training (GES418)
  • High School Diploma with General Career Preparation (GES420)
  • High School Diploma with Hospitality and Leisure (GES20170
  • High School Diploma with Home Care Professional (GES2018)

Why are these courses being retired?

These courses will be retired because they no longer fit our catalog roadmap.

Will this course be replaced?

No, we do not plan to replace these courses at this time.  

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to course access. Pending students will be processed through August 30, 2020.


 

The following course will be updated effective immediately:

  • Event Management and Design (GES402)

How is this course changing?

The provided learning materials for this course, Art of the Event: Complete Guide to Designing and Decorating Special Events (ISBN: 9780471426868), will be changed from a physical copy to an eBook. 

How will this impact students?

This change does not impact actively enrolled students. Pending and new students will receive the eBook moving forward. 


 

Fundamentals 

 

The following courses will be retired and removed from the catalog on effective immediately:

  • CA Advanced I (T3309)
  • CA Small Business & Ethics (T3310)
  • CA Small Business I (T3311)
  • Employee Business Expenses (T3316)
  • Retirement Income (T3326)

Why are these courses being retired?

These courses will be retired because they no longer fit our catalog roadmap.

Will this course be replaced?

No, we do not plan to replace these courses at this time.  

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to course access.

 


What Partners Need to Do:

You do not need to take any action as these changes will be reflected in your catalog automatically.

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Catalog Update: June 2020

Our catalog is constantly changing and that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on recent and upcoming course updates.

 

Advanced Career Training 

 

The following course will be retired and removed from the catalog effective immediately:

  • SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner (Voucher Included) (GES333)

Why is this course being retired?

In our commitment to protecting our student’s Personally Identifiable Information (PII), we will no longer offer a voucher for the SSCP exam. In turn, we will retire the “voucher included” version of the SSCP course and advise students to take the non-voucher version. 

Will this course be replaced?

We currently offer SSCP Systems Security Certified Practitioner (GES322), which uses the same course content but does not include a voucher. Students in the non-voucher version will be equally prepared for the exam, but must go through the exam registration process on their own.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to their course access. Pending students will be directed to the non-voucher course.


 

The following course will be revised effective immediately:

  • Information Security Master Training (Vouchers Included) (GES359)

What changes are being made to this course?

We are no longer offering a voucher for the Certified Information Security Professional (CISSP) exam. The other two exam voucher in this bundle will remain unchanged.

Why is this course being revised?

Similar to the SSCP voucher, we will no longer offer a voucher for the CISSP exam and instead direct students to register for the exam on their own.

How will this impact students?

Active students who wish to take the CISSP exam will receive a partial refund (cost of the exam voucher), which was factored into their initial enrollment. Pending students will be enrolled in the revised course.


 

 

The following course will be updated on September 4, 2020:

  • Full Stack Software Developer (GES375)

Why is this course being updated?

The speed at which web technology moves requires constant updates to educational training material. As such, we are updating this course to train students to best use the latest web development languages, tools and techniques.

How will this course change?

Since the course content is being updated, the outline will change and the total course hours will increase from 600 to 650.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to their course access. 


 

The following course will be retired and removed from the catalog on September 4, 2020:

  • Professional Certificate in Tech Fundamentals (GES376)

Why is this course being retired?

This course will be retired because it no longer fits our catalog roadmap.

Will this course be replaced?

No, we do not plan to replace the course at this time.  

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish the course with no changes to their course access.


 

Fundamentals 

 

The following courses will be retired and removed from the catalog on September 15, 2020:

  • Performing Payroll in QuickBooks 2013 (qp3)
  • Performing Payroll in QuickBooks 2014 (qp4)

Why are these courses being retired?

These courses align with outdated versions of the QuickBooks software.

Will these course be replaced?

No. However, we currently offer numerous courses that prepare students to use the latest versions of QuickBooks.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish the course with no change their course access.

 


What Partners Need to Do:

You do not need to take any action as these changes will be reflected in your catalog automatically.

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Catalog Update: April 2020

Our catalog is constantly changing and that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on recent and upcoming course updates.

 

Advanced Career Training 

 

The following courses will be retired and removed from the catalog effective immediately:

  • Human Resources Professional with Workplace Mediation (GES2064)
  • Senior Professional in Human Resources with Workplace Mediation (GES2065)

Why are these courses being revised?

We recently retired our Workplace Mediation (GEs426) course, so we are also retiring the bundles that include this course.

Will these course be replaced?

No, we do not plan to replace these courses at this time. However, both Human Resources Professional (GES419) and Senior Professional In Human Resources (GES434) are offered independently of these bundles. 

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to their course access.


 

The following courses will be retired and removed from the catalog effective immediately:

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Server 2012 (GES834)
  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): Server 2012 (Voucher Included) (GES853)

Why are these courses being retired?

Microsoft is retiring the MCSA certification on January 1, 2021. As a result, we are retiring courses that prepare for the certification exam.

Will these courses be replaced?

No, we do not plan to replace these courses at this time.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to their course access.


 

The following courses will be retired and replaced on June 19, 2020:

  • EXIN Cloud Computing (GES369)
  • UNIX Administration Basics (GES370)
  • Salesforce: Power User (GES365) 

Why are these courses being revised?

As web technology evolves, so do the skill and competencies needed to work in the tech industry. We are revising these titles to better align with the latest industry standards.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes. Pending students will be given the opportunity to enroll in the new versions when they launch.


 

The following courses will be retired on July 20, 2020:

  • PMI Risk Management Professional (Voucher Included) (GES28)

Why is this course being retired?

We can no longer offer the voucher for the PMI Risk Management certification exam. However, we will continue to carry the non-voucher version of this course (GES278) to help students prepare for the exam.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes. Pending students will be given the opportunity to enroll in the non-voucher course.


 

The following courses will be retired on September 28, 2020:

  • Entrepreneurship: Start-Up and Small Business Owner Management (GES401)

Why is this course being retired?

This course will be replaced with a new title that better prepares students for the Entrepreneurship and Small Business (ESB) Certification.

When will this course be replaced?

Yes, the replacement course (GES439) will launch on May 5, 2020.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no changes to their course access. Pending students will be given the opportunity to enroll in the new course after it launches.


 

Fundamentals 

 

The following course will be revised on August 12, 2020:

  • Veterinary Assistant Series (B8563)

How is this course being revised?

We are adding the recently released Veterinary Medical Terminology (vmt) course to the Veterinary Assistant Series bundle. Due to this update, we will also change the course code from B8563 to B14125

How will this change the course bundle?

With the added course, the total hours will increase from 72 to 96. Additionally, the SRP increase from $299 to $395.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish the course as it is structured prior to the August 12, 2020 change.

 


What Partners Need to Do:

You do not need to take any action as these changes will be reflected in your catalog automatically.

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Catalog Updates: March/April 2020

Our catalog is constantly changing and that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on new and revised courses, and course updates.

 

New and Revised Courses

 

Fundamentals 

New Courses 

Veterinary Medical Terminology

Learn standard medical terminology used in the veterinary field. This course will teach students to pronounce, spell and define medical terms unique to the anatomy, physiology, pathology and treatment of animals. 

COURSE CODE: vmt | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $115


 

Veterinary Medical Terminology (Self-Paced Tutorial)

This self-paced course features the same content as the instructor-led Veterinary Medical Terminology (vmt). 

COURSE CODE: T9807 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $115


 

Revised Courses

Intermediate WordPress Websites

This course was revised to teach students how to use the latest version of WordPress. They will learn to build interactive sites where visitors can make appointments, fill out forms, buy products and more. 

COURSE CODE: cw2 – 7 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $115


 

Intermediate WordPress Websites (Self-Paced Tutorial)

This self-paced course features the same content as the instructor-led Intermediate WordPress Websites (cw2 – 7). 

COURSE CODE: T9220 | SUGGESTED RETAIL PRICE: $115


 

What you need to do:

If you’ve elected to auto-add new titles to your catalog, then no further action is required. Otherwise, you will need to add them manually in the online administration center. If you’re not sure if you have the auto-add feature set up, contact your Account Manager.


 

Course Updates

Advanced Career Training 

 

The following course was retired and removed from the catalog on March 27, 2020:

  • Certificate in Workplace Mediation (GES426)

Why were these courses retired?

This course was retired because it no longer fits our catalog roadmap.

Will they be replaced?

No, we do not plan to replace this course at this time.  

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish the course with no changes to their course access.


 

What Partners Need to Do:

You do not need to take any action as these changes will be reflected in your catalog automatically.

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Catalog Update: December 2019

We’re constantly updating our catalog and that’s a good thing! Please read below for more information on recent changes.

 

ADVANCED CAREER TRAINING

The following course will be retired effective immediately:

  • Physical Therapy Aide (GES125)

Why is this course being retired?

We planned to revise this course to better align with AMCA PT Technician/Aide certification exam. However, we found that creating a robust replacement would provide a more optimal learning experience.

Will this course be replaced?

Yes. We launched a new title, Certified Physical Therapy Aide (Voucher Included), on October 15, 2019.

How will this impact students?

Active students will be able to finish their course with no change to the curriculum.

 


WHAT PARTNERS NEED TO DO:

You do not need to take any action. These changes will be reflected in your catalog automatically. If you plan to replace the Advanced Career Training courses on the Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL), you should apply for approval as soon as possible. For more information, please contact your account manager.

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