Continuing Education Professional Development and Certification Classes

Take your career to the next level, or add something new to your skill set. A wide variety of professional development classes, preparation for licensing exams, and required continuing education for your industry or occupation are available. Includes computer-related classes (Adobe, Word, Excel, Quickbooks, etc.).


Excel Beyond the Basics

Take your Excel skills to a higher level. Work with tables and charts. Format workbooks to make them more readable. Improve analysis using goal seek and solver. Start using or improve your use of functions such as IF, ROUND, VLOOKUP, AND, OR, MATCH, INDEX, and others. Utilize nested functions to start on the road to becoming a power user. Extra time and attention will be spent on pivot tables. For the current user of Excel who wants to make the most of this exciting and powerful application.

Wednesdays, November 6 and 13
9 a.m. – Noon • Stevens Point Campus
Class #: 66707 • Course Fee: $99.35 / 62+ Fee: $78.87


Criminal Justice Instructor Development Course

First half of the prerequisite course for anyone wishing to become certified as a WI DOJ Training and Standards-level instructor. This course prepares criminal justice instructor candidates to create effective environments to support learners. Competencies include planning and managing learning, training and evaluation methods, and delivering teaching scenarios. This curriculum is endorsed by the Law Enforcement Standards Board (LESB) and required of instructors seeking LESB certification. Corequisite: Criminal Justice Development Course – Part 1 & Part 2.

Part 1 - Monday and Tuesday, December 9 – 10
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. • Wisconsin Rapids Campus
Class #: 66703 • Course Fee: $112.50 / 62+ Fee: $57.90

Part 2 – Wednesday and Thursday, December 11 – 12
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. • Wisconsin Rapids Campus
Class #: 66704 • Course Fee: $112.50 / 62+ Fee: $57.90

IHI National Forum on Quality Improvement in Healthcare

For the past 30 years, the IHI National Forum has been at the center of quality improvement in healthcare. Those who attend this conference—from healthcare visionaries to improvement professionals, world leaders to industry newcomers—will explore how improvement science methodologies can be used to effect real change in patient safety and care. At this industry-defining event you will:

  • See improvement work in action
  • Meet professionals who share your passion
  • Discover and define actionable strategies for your organization
  • Find inspiration from those who are paving the way
  • Take meaningful steps toward change that will save lives, prevent harm, and create joy in work

Join us in making healthcare better for all. CEU and CME available.  
Tuesday, December 10
7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. • Wisconsin Rapids Campus
Class #: 66111 • Course Fee: $99 / 62+ Fee: $44.40

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