We are pleased to announce the launch of four new Advanced Career Training Courses that speak to growing workforce opportunities and changing industry standards. Read on to learn about these exciting new programs and what you need to do to add them to your course catalog.
What do you need to do:
If you are already set up to have courses auto-added into your catalog then no action is required; you may start promoting and highlighting these courses. Otherwise, you will need to load them manually through the online administration center.
Hospitality is one of the few industries with no shortage of jobs. A certificate in hotel management can open a career pathway to managerial or supervisory roles, which have a median annual salary of $51,800. This course is a great alternative to a four-year degree, but still gives students an in-depth knowledge of hotel operations.
Hotel management | Course Code: GES609 | Suggested Retail Price: $995
The Hotel Management program is perfect for students interested in a career in the tourism or hospitality industry. A hotel manager only requires a high school diploma or GED and comprehensive knowledge of hotel management policies. Students taking this course will learn these policies, as well as the nuances of hospitality, commerce, tourism logistics, and supply chain management.
Certified Administrative Professional (Voucher Included)
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are over 3 million positions in the secretarial and administrative assistant job market. For this reason, administrative professional courses are among the most popular titles in our Advanced Career Training catalog. This new course builds on previous theories and offers a Certified Administrative Professional exam voucher upon completion.
Certified Administrative Professional (Voucher Included) | Course Code: GES291 | Suggested Retail PRICE: $1,695
The Certified Administrative Professional (Voucher Included) program is ideal for students seeking a career as an administrative or executive assistant, or starting their own virtual assistant business. Upon course completion, students will be ready to sit for the International Association of Administrative Professionals (IAAP) – Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) exam.
Certified Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2016 (Voucher Included)
Knowledge of the Microsoft Office 2016 suite is a foundational skill for students entering the workforce or looking to expand their opportunities in a professional setting. An administrative professional with both a CAP credential and Microsoft Office Specialist certification brings subject matter proficiency to any organization.
Certified Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Specialist 2016 (Voucher Included) | Course Code: GES2012 | Suggested Retail PRICE: $3,695
This program prepares students for the Microsoft Office Specialist exams in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access 2016. In addition, students will learn real-world methods to support an organization and build the competency needed to sit for the IAAP – Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) exam.
Certified Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Master 2016 (Voucher Included)
A successful administrative professional must possess the skills needed to handle a variety of tasks and scenarios. Becoming a Certified Administrative Professional and a Microsoft Office 2016 Master are an invaluable way for your students to position themselves for success in the workplace.
Certified Administrative Professional with Microsoft Office Master 2016 (Voucher Included) | Course Code: GES2013 | Suggested Retail PRICE: $3,295
This course prepares students for the IAAP – Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) exam and the Microsoft Office 2016 Master exams. Students will learn the essentials of workplace administration, such as human resources, internal communication, and office management. Beyond organizational skills, students will gain credentials that demonstrate the highest level of expertise in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Access 2016.
Recently, we renamed Instructor-Led Courses (ILCs) to Fundamentals courses and Career Training Programs (CTPs) to Advanced Career Training to make it easier for our students to differentiate between the two offerings and to enhance their student experiences.