http://www.tri-c.edu/corporatecollege/professional-development/index.html

ZPDI-0460 Microsoft Office 2019: New Features (Online)

0.8 CEU’s

An introduction to the new features in Microsoft Office 2019, including updates to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Access.

Contact hours: 8

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-0501 Certified Digital Marketing Associate (Online)

3 CEU’s

This online course is for anyone who understands the importance of staying relevant — who knows the game has changed and that it won’t stop changing anytime soon. Digital marketing has transformed customers’ behavior too, so an understanding of key digital concepts is essential in reaching, engaging and retaining them. It’s about taking back control, responding dynamically and creating change in your career and your organization

Contact hours: 30

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-0502 Certified Digital Marketing Professional (Online)

3 CEU’s

Become an in-demand Certified Digital Marketing Professional by learning the fundamentals of digital marketing and understanding key digital specialisms from mobile and social media marketing to email, PPC and SEO.

Contact hours: 30

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-0503 Certified Digital Marketing Specialist in Search Marketing (Online)

3 CEU’s

This dynamic online search marketing course gives you the skills, know-how, strategy and techniques to change the digital marketing game. While your content may be extraordinary, moving and relevant, what's most important is that it's seen. Learn how to use search marketing to bring your brand and your message to billions of people. Be there when it matters. Offer the "hero" product. Bring the meaningful message. And above all, make the unseen seen.

Contact hours: 30

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-0504 Certified Digital Marketing Specialist in Social Media (Online)

3 CEU’s

This dynamic online social marketing course gives you the skills, know-how, strategy and techniques to speak to and influence billions of people. For a social animal, it’s an intriguing proposition: reach that is both vast and intimate — my time, my platform, I "like," I share — in a space that is big, elastic and malleable. Fill it with your message. Bend it toward conversion. See tangible, multi-dimensional results in real time. Take your brand, your organization and your career to new places and do something that nonspecialists simply can’t do.

Contact hours: 30

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-0505 Certified Digital Marketing Specialist in Digital Strategy and Planning (Online)

3 CEU’s

This dynamic online search marketing course gives you the skills, know-how, strategy and techniques to think, lead and create. Define what "success" means for your brand. Understand it from multiple angles and create actionable plans to make success manifest. This is the visionary’s specialism. All-encompassing, creative and exciting. Thanks to analytics, digital visionaries can now create with a new sense of control and develop extraordinary campaigns. See what works. Create better.

Contact hours: 30

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-0506 Certified Digital Marketing Specialist in Digital and Social Selling (Online)

3 CEU’s

This dynamic online social selling training course gives you the skills, know-how, strategy and techniques to speak your brand’s truth across platforms and continents. To lead. To influence. To convert. Implanting messages in millions of minds is an extraordinary power. Learn how content drives the human conversation forward, and how data gives a deep and true insight into what people think and do. What happens with insight and content come together, and how do the messages change and evolve?

Contact hours: 30

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-0521 CompTIA A 220-1001 and 220-1002 with exam voucher (Online)

5 CEU’s

CompTIA A certification is a globally recognized industry standard for establishing an IT career. The A Core Series 220-1001 and 220-1002 exams cover expanded content on growing IT support roles, including expanded baseline security topics. A certification defines competency in operational procedures including basic disaster prevention, recovery and scripting basics, as well as a greater dependency on networking and device connectivity. This course includes free 12-month access to a cloud-based lab platform that uses high-quality practical exercises to help students develop the skills necessary to succeed in high-demand IT jobs. Students execute each practical task in a safe environment, accessible from anywhere, without needing to buy their own hardware or risk damage to their own system.

Contact hours: 50

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1023 Finance for Non-Financial Managers

0.8 CEU’s

To get ahead and stay ahead, today’s managers have to be finance-savvy. You’ve got to know how to justify a request, quantify your contributions to the company and spot profit drains before they get out of hand. From accruals to write-offs, accounts receivable to working capital, this seminar shows you the concepts, techniques and tools that can help you make each decision pay off — on the job and on the bottom line! No matter how effective your management methods or how innovative your ideas, the results are measured in numbers: dollars and cents.

Contact hours: 8

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1160 Project Management

2.4 CEU’s

Proper planning is key to success in any endeavor. This program is a hands-on workshop for those in a formal project management role, or for those managers who need to lead others through projects. Participants will practice using tools and techniques to define, plan, implement, and close projects successfully.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1187 Dynamic Presentation Skills

0.4 CEU’s

Whether leaders are persuading colleagues, selling a client or energizing a team, the power of their presentation makes the difference between success and failure. In this session, participants will learn how to present thoughts and ideas with self-confidence and organization. Our experienced instruction team will guide participants on how to overcome challenges they may face while practicing presenting in a safe environment.

Contact hours: 4

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1224 Professional Business Writing

0.8 CEU’s

In the workplace, your writing speaks volumes about you. Whether you are writing a three-line email or a multipage report, you need to write in a polished, professional way. This course reviews the principles of written communication in the workplace. The course introduces students to common formats such as the memo, letter and report and helps students improve their writing skills to gain greater mastery of grammar, mechanics and style.

Contact hours: 8

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1238 Fundamentals of Meeting and Event Management (Part One and Two)

3 CEU’s

To become a successful event planner, you must first learn the essentials. This course will provide you with the tools and strategies to excel in event management, including logistics, financial management, feasibility, risk management, charts, tools and formulas (including food and beverage). Build the foundation necessary to become an in-demand event planner and discover the career path that best suits your skills.

Contact hours: 30

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1242 Allergen-Friendly Series (Online)

0.6 CEU’s

This series of interactive online courses provides allergen awareness for your entire operation and staff. In this course, you will learn current information on what causes an allergic reaction, the main food allergens, how to communicate with customers who have food allergies, and how to assure customers’ allergen needs are communicated within the operation, from the initial order to the serving process. Upon successful completion of the series, students will earn a certificate that is valid for three years. Three courses are included in the series: Allergen Awareness Allergen Plan Development Allergen Plan Specialist

Contact hours: 6

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1243 Ohio Level Two Food Safety Manager Certification (Online)

1.5 CEU’s

This interactive online course prepares participants for the state of Ohio's Level Two Food Safety Manager Certification exam. It is fully compliant with the latest FDA Food Code and Conference for Food Protection (CFP) guidelines.

Contact hours: 15

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1244 Strategies for Increasing Sales (Online)

0.9 CEU’s

This interactive online course assists participants in the development of a written food service operations marketing plan. By the end of the course, students will have completed a fully developed marketing plan ready for evaluation and implementation to increase overall sales and revenue in any food service operation .

Contact hours: 9

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1245 Allergen Awareness (Online)

0.2 CEU’s

This interactive online course provides allergen awareness for your entire staff. In this course, you will learn current information on what causes an allergic reaction, the main food allergens, how to communicate with customers who have food allergies, and how to assure customers’ allergen needs are communicated throughout the operation, from the initial order to the serving process. Also covered: cross-contact and how to avoid it, and what to do when an allergic reaction occurs. Allergen Awareness was designed to be highly flexible, allowing students to train on their schedule.

Contact hours: 2

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1246 Allergen Plan Development (Online)

0.2 CEU’s

This course walks management through all the elements of food allergens in a food operation, allowing management to decide what action to take. Throughout the course, the user is offered a series of questions and options for how much accommodation the operation will give to the issue of food allergen safety. Even those operations not able to achieve a high level of accommodations will have made the decision with a full awareness of what is not being provided. Operations that decide to offer a high level of food allergen accommodations will end the course with the foundation of their allergen plan. This plan or essay will be saved and used to develop the details of the operation's food allergen safety process.

Contact hours: 2

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1247 Allergen Plan Specialist (Online)

0.2 CEU’s

This course will provide students with an in-depth understanding of food allergens, product ingredients and common allergen foods. Students will learn how to evaluate a menu and its recipes. Knowing all the products used by the operation will help students learn how to identify the food allergen ingredients. Students will learn how to be alert to potential ingredient changes, how to communicate with suppliers and what to do about product recalls due to allergen mislabeling or undocumented allergens. Students will learn how to use this knowledge to create a database to track each allergen, from product to menu. Lesson 2 covers the steps of an operation and how to develop written protocols for each step: receiving, storage, ordering, cooking and serving. Students will learn how to work with other staff to evaluate each step of the operation from an allergen viewpoint.

Contact hours: 2

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1251 Fundamentals of Meeting and Event Management: Planning (Part One)

1.5 CEU’s

To become a successful event planner, you must first learn the essentials. This course will provide you with the tools and strategies to excel in event management, including logistics, financial management, feasibility, risk management, charts, tools and formulas (including food and beverage). Build the foundation necessary to become an in-demand event planner and discover the career path that best suits your skills.

Contact hours: 15

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1252 Fundamentals of Meeting and Event Management: Design (Part Two)

1.5 CEU’s

To become a successful event planner, you must first learn the essentials. This course will provide you with the tools and strategies to excel in event management, including logistics, financial management, feasibility, risk management, charts, tools and formulas (including food and beverage). Build the foundation necessary to become an in-demand event planner and discover the career path that best suits your skills.

Contact hours: 15

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1269 Spanish for Law Enforcement (Online)

1.6 CEU’s

Spanish for Law Enforcement is a self-paced, online Spanish course designed for police officers and law enforcement personnel wanting to communicate with the Spanish-speaking public. Students will build their workplace Spanish vocabulary and conversation skills while learning with pictures, native-pronunciations, readings and quizzes, as well as cultural tidbits along the way.

Contact hours: 16

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1275 Become an Entrepreneur (Online)

13 CEU’s

This course provides students with tools, information and strategies for starting a successful business. Discussion topics include risk, economics, the global market, ethics, legal considerations, organization, human resources and marketing. Students will gain a practical understanding of the components of a small business and the steps one must take to create and establish that business from idea to business plan to strategies for helping the business succeed and grow.

Contact hours: 130

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1276 Event Planner Career Prep (Online)

30 CEU’s

This course addresses the principles and practices of event planning.

Contact hours: 300

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1281 Grant-Writing Certificate (Online)

18 CEU’s

This course is ideal for anyone seeking to learn the essentials in writing or acquiring grants for private, public, or government use. If you are thinking of starting a business that utilizes grants, you will need to learn the essentials of writing, researching, obtaining and maintaining grants, and operations and strategies within the grant system.

Contact hours: 180

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1282 Editing and Proofreading for Business Writers (Online)

2.4 CEU’s

To write well, you must follow the rules, so that you can best make yourself understood. We will review some basic grammar and look at correcting common mistakes that can make our writing harder to read.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1283 Business Writing for Busy Professionals (Online)

2.4 CEU’s

Learn strategies for writing documents faster and better. This course demonstrates how to customize your documents for a specific reader and to accomplish your writing purpose. You will discover ways to create documents when time is limited. You will also master models to organize and format letters, emails and reports in order to make them clear, direct, and reader friendly. Conversational writing style and parallel structure will also be covered.

Contact hours: 24

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1285 Sales and Marketing Professional (Online)

25 CEU’s

This course prepares you to work in the sales and marketing industry. Topics will include sales and marketing strategies and best practices, understanding the customer, producing, sales off goods and services, and the global marketplace.

Contact hours: 250

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1286 Grant-Writing Fundamentals (Online)

1.6 CEU’s

Need funding for future projects or planned activities? Are you a student, parent, teacher or school administrator hoping to find a way to pay for research or services? This course provides a step-by-step approach to preparing winning grant proposals. Grant money can help you develop new services, strengthen your operating budget and support existing programs. Students will leave this course more confident in their grant-writing abilities.

Contact hours: 16

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1288 CompTIA Project PK0-004 (Online)

2.5 CEU’s

This course follows that CompTIA Project exam blueprint and is divided into sections that cover major topic areas. Each section is explained in sufficient detail to become a Project certified professional. If you’ve never taken a certification test before, you’ll find that the Project exam is a pleasant way to get your feet wet. The test simply covers the basics of project management. Once you pass the exam and gain confidence in your project management knowledge and skills, you’ll be ready to progress to other certifications. This course prepares students to take the CompTIA Project PK0-004 certification exam.

Contact hours: 25

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1307 CompTIA Network N10-007 (Online)

5 CEU’s

This course is for entry-level computer support professionals with a basic knowledge of computer hardware, software and operating systems who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of networking concepts. You will acquire the skills to prepare for a career in network support or administration, or prepare for the CompTIA Network certification (Exam N10-007).

Contact hours: 50

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1308 CompTIA Security SY0-501 (Online)

6 CEU’s

CompTIA Security is an entry-level, international, vendor-neutral credential designed for IT security professionals to identify risk, participate in risk-mitigation activities, and provide infrastructure, information, operational and application security. CompTIA Security SY0-501 exam covers the application of security controls to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability; identification of appropriate technologies and products; troubleshooting security events and incidents, and many other essential skills. This course prepares students to take the CompTIA Security SY0-501 certification exam.

Contact hours: 60

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1309 CompTIA Server SK0-004 (Online)

2.5 CEU’s

Gain hands-on expertise in CompTIA Server certification exam by taking this SK0-004 course. CompTIA Server is a vendor neutral credential designed for IT professionals to validate foundation level skills and knowledge in server technologies to build, maintain, troubleshoot, secure and support server hardware and software technologies, including virtualization. This course prepares students to take the CompTIA Server SK0-004 certification exam.

Contact hours: 25

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1311 CompTIA IT Fundamentals (Online)

4 CEU’s

The CompTIA IT Fundamentals exam helps you learn more about the world of information technology. It’s ideal if you’re considering a career in IT or if you work in an allied field that requires a broad understanding of IT. CompTIA IT Fundamentals can also be a stepping stone to more advanced certifications such as CompTIA A , and, with specialized experience, CompTIA Network and CompTIA Security . This course prepares students to take the CompTIA IT Fundamentals FC0-U51 certification exam.

Contact hours: 40

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1312 CompTIA Cloud Essentials (Online)

3 CEU’s

CompTIA Cloud Essentials addresses real-world issues and practical solutions of cloud computing in business and IT. It’s the preferred cloud certification for business professionals and non-IT staff. While not a technical-heavy certification, its coverage of cloud computing principles is anything but superficial. This course prepares students for the CompTIA Cloud Essentials CLO-001 certification exam.

Contact hours: 30

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1415 Ohio Level One Food Protection Manager Certification (Online)

0.2 CEU’s

Corporate College® has partnered with TAP® Series to offer this online certification course, which has been approved by the Ohio Department of Health. Level I Certification in Food Protection is mandated training for any person in charge of any risk level I, II, III and IV foodservice operation or retail food establishment that: Was licensed after March 1, 2010 (unless the individual has successfully completed an equivalent or more comprehensive certification course in food protection). Has been implicated in a foodborne disease outbreak. Has been found in violation of Section 3717.29 (retail food establishment) or Section 3717.49 (foodservice operation) of the Revised Code by its licensor. Upon successful completion of the course and exam, participants will be able to print their Ohio Level I Food Protection Manager training certificate.

Contact hours: 2

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1500 Data Security Compliance (Online)

2.5 CEU’s

This course outlines important data security measures to be taken by individuals to protect sensitive data and PI. Topics include how to prevent data breaches, protecting your personal information and different types of breaches. The security measures outlined in this course not only protect individuals, but also protect data up to the corporate level. These safe practices can prevent hacking in in a variety of instances, including personal social media accounts, sensitive corporate data, and data breaches. Learn how to better protect yourself and your company..

Contact hours: 25

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1501 CIW Database Design Specialist (Online)

4 CEU’s

The CIW Database Design Specialist course provides introductory vendor-neutral training for individuals planning to pursue product-focused database specialization. This course introduces you to DB2, Oracle Database 11g, MS SQL and mySQL. You will also learn about structured query language (SQL) and database optimization through normalization. Topics Include: Relational database fundamentals Database planning Database design methodology, including logical and physical database design Optimization and normalization Structured query language (SQL) Relational algebra Transactions and database security

Contact hours: 40

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1502 CIW JavaScript Specialist (Online)

4 CEU’s

The CIW JavaScript Specialist course teaches developers how to use the features of the JavaScript language to design client-side, platform-independent solutions. Students will also learn how to use the most popular applications of JavaScript. These specialized web language skills can help you begin or grow a career in advanced web development and technologies. Topics Include: JavaScript language essentials, including program flow control, form validation, image animation, frame targeting and cookie creation. JavaScript code development, including writing programs and writing script for the JavaScript object model. Website implementation, including authoring and scripting, Web content creation, Web management and digital media tools.

Contact hours: 40

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1503 CIW Perl Specialist (Online)

4 CEU’s

The CIW Perl Specialist course teaches developers how to fully use the features of the Perl programming language in web application development. These specialized web language skills can help you begin or grow a career in advanced web development and technologies. Topics Include: Perl language essentials, including syntax, regular expressions and data types Perl code development, including accessing and manipulating files Website implementation, including database connectivity and debugging techniques

Contact hours: 40

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1504 CIW Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 Specialist (Online)

4 CEU’s

Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 Specialist is the first course in the CIW Web and Mobile Design series. The CIW Advanced HTML5 and CSS3 Specialist course tests essential HTML5, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and JavaScript knowledge. These technologies, known as the web development trifecta, provide web pages that easily adapt to smartphones, tablets, gaming devices and smart TVs, as well as to traditional PCs. This course teaches deep knowledge of HTML5 and CSS3, and thus assumes a certain amount of existing knowledge (such as basic HTML coding). The course is a natural step from the current CIW Foundations Site Development Associate (SDA) certification. Topics Include: Demonstrate advanced uses of the canvas element Implement JavaScript to create interactive pages Validate HTML5 code Identify ways to determine browser compatibility for a page or device Implement HTML5 forms Use CSS3 to shape content on the page Design for mobile devices Implement HTML5 APIs Identify program flow issues in relation to JavaScript-based applications Design pages for a cloud-based storefront

Contact hours: 40

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1505 CIW Data Analyst Specialist (Online)

4 CEU’s

Data Analyst is the seventh and final course in the CIW Web and Mobile Design series. In this course, you will learn how to use data to analyze all aspects of a company's operation and make appropriate business decisions. You will study how to compare and contrast structured and unstructured data. You will learn how to deploy tools for capturing and analyzing data, including Hadoop, R Project and custom database solutions. In addition, you will study how to extrapolate information using data obtained from new and traditional data sources, including web and social media logs, marketing, sales, technical support, and customer relations. You will also learn how to determine relationships between organizational efforts and business outcomes. Finally, you will study the ways to capture and represent data, including creating dashboards, executive summaries, reports and charts, using both traditional and web-based tools. Topics include: Identify typical sources of institutional knowledge, including customer relationship management (CRM) applications, transaction data, social media and marketing sources. Compare and contrast structured and unstructured data. Deploy specific tactics for working with cloud-based data, including cloud-native data and migrating data to or from the cloud. Summarize ways that data is used to drive business decisions. Deploy tools for capturing and analyzing data, including Hadoop, R Project, custom database applications. Extrapolate information using data obtained from new and traditional data sources, including web and social media logs, marketing, sales, technical support and customer relations. Determine relationships between organizational efforts and business outcomes. Identify ways to capture and represent data, including creating dashboards (e.g., executive summaries), creating reports and charts, using traditional and web-based tools.

Contact hours: 40

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1506 CIW Internet Business Associate (Online)

2 CEU’s

The CIW Internet Business Associate course prepares you to work effectively in today's business environment. In this course, you will learn about the tasks involved in various web technology job roles, and you will learn the skills and technologies to perform them. The career opportunities that demand these common web-based skills are endless. Once certified, you have proven that you have foundational knowledge of important technologies that affect virtually every business. This certification is ideal for all students and professionals who use the internet on the job. Topics Include: Internet connection methods, internet protocols, the Domain Name System (DNS) and cloud computing The basic functions of web browsers, the components of web addresses, the use and control of cookies, and browser use in the business world Browser plug-ins and add-ons, and use of browsers to download and manage files Databases as they relate to web search engines, and ways to conduct basic and advanced web searches Configuration and use of email clients, guidelines for effective communication over the internet using modern web technologies and social networking tools Internet research and collaboration tools, software development tools, and the patent and licensing practices that accompany software applications Issues and risks associated with the internet, and the security measures that can keep your computer system and your personal information secure Fundamental elements of project and program management, and the importance of acquiring these skills for all IT job roles.

Contact hours: 20

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1507 CIW Network Technology Associate (Online)

2 CEU’s

The Network Technology Associate course prepares you for job readiness in many business and technology-related careers. Understanding the fundamentals of networking, internet protocols and network security is important for all professionals who use the internet. This certification proves your mastery of the basics of networking and prepares you for further study in the specialty of your choosing. Topics Include: Essential networking technologies and skills, including TCP/IP, stable network creation, wireless networking and network troubleshooting Various network components and protocols that enable users to share data quickly and easily Various types of transmission media, and the ways that network architecture and topologies provide for efficient and secure communication OSI reference model and its relationship to packet creation, plus the OSI model vs. the internet architecture model Functions and features of internetworking server types, and the benefits of implementing a content management system (CMS) Basic hardware and operating system maintenance procedures Mobile computing devices and the importance of RFC documents Routing, IP addressing, IP address classes and subnet masks Essential network security concepts, internet-based challenges facing today's users, and methods you can use to secure networks and network transmissions, including authentication, encryption and firewalls.

Contact hours: 20

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1508 CIW Site Development Associate (Online)

2 CEU’s

The CIW Site Development Associate course teaches you essential webpage development skills. You will learn to develop websites using Hypertext Markup Language version 5 (HTML5) and cascading style sheets (CSS). You will learn to write code manually, as well as use graphical user interface (GUI) authoring tools. You will also work with images, create hyperlinks, and add tables, forms, video and audio to your webpages. If you want the knowledge and skills to design or improve websites, this course is for you. In addition to learning about HTML5 and CSS coding, you will learn how to use HTML5 and JavaScript application programming interfaces (APIs) to extend the functionality of webpages, such as geolocation, drag-and-drop, canvas and offline web applications. Other topics include validating your HTML and CSS code, employing search engine optimization (SEO), using style sheets extensively to format webpage content, and implementing fundamental design concepts. Throughout the course, you will learn how websites are developed as managed projects. You will also identify e-commerce solutions and relate website development to business goals. Once certified, you have proven that you have foundational knowledge to develop basic websites. This certification is ideal for students and professionals who want a career in website design or marketing. Topics include: Website development using Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Extensible HTML (XHTML). Manual code writing, graphical user interface (GUI) authoring tools, and XHTML code validation. Webpage development using images, hyperlinks, tables, forms and frames. CGI and connecting Webpages to databases. Internet marketing and search engine optimization (SEO). Cascading style sheets (CSS) for formatting webpage content, and fundamental web design concepts. Development of websites as managed projects. Introductory e-commerce solutions, and the relationship of website development to business goals.

Contact hours: 20

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1509 CIW User Interface Designer (Online)

4 CEU’s

The CIW User Interface Designer is the second course in the CIW Web and Mobile Design series. In this course, you will learn about the strategies and tactics necessary to design user interfaces, with particular emphasis on creating user interfaces for mobile devices. You will study how to apply essential usability concepts, including clarity, ease of use, simplicity and detectability. You will learn how information obtained from the client, sales and marketing is utilized to design and develop compelling visual-experience websites for multiple platforms, including mobile, tablet and desktop. In addition, you will learn more about wireframes, color schemes, tones, design templates, formatting and typography. This course builds upon your abilities to implement user analysis techniques, usability testing procedures and the vital role of testing to publish and maintain a website. Finally, you will study branding considerations and responsive design implementation in relation to the user-interface design of websites. Topics Include: Obtain information from the client, including obtaining detailed information from relevant parties (e.g., sales and marketing). Create a wireframe. Deploy appropriate color schemes and tones. Describe and use current typical design templates. Summarize proper use of formatting and typography. Recognize user analysis techniques. Apply essential usability concepts, including clarity, ease of use, simplicity, detectability and typography. Describe usability testing procedures, including the importance of testing. Design for multiple platforms (e.g., mobile phone, tablet and desktop). Identify elements that make a compelling visual experience. Discuss branding considerations in relation to user-interface design. Implement responsive design (e.g., progressive enhancement and feature detection). Design pages for a cloud-based storefront.

Contact hours: 40

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1510 CIW Web Foundations Associate Bundle (Online)

6 CEU’s

Certified CIW Web Foundations associates have validated their understanding of important technologies that affect virtually every business. This certification is ideal for all professionals who use the internet on the job. Once certified, these individuals are ready to pursue specialties in web design, e-commerce, JavaScript, databases and other fields. This bundle includes three courses: CIW Internet Business Associate CIW Site Development Associate CIW Network Technology Associate

Contact hours: 60

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1511 CIW Web Security Associate (Online)

7.2 CEU’s

Web Security Associate teaches you how to secure your network from unauthorized activity. This course teaches you about security principles, such as establishing an effective security policy, and about the different types of hacker activities that you are most likely to encounter. This course identifies security principles and techniques that enable you to stop a hacker by understanding how to implement access control lists, operating system hardening and firewall technology. It also teaches you how to personalize your network security system so you can create a solution that adheres to universal principles, but also conforms to your business needs in responding to specific hacker attacks. You will learn about authentication procedures, encryption standards and implementations that help ensure proper user authentication. You will also learn about the specific ports and protocols that hackers manipulate, and about direct and indirect ways to protect your network operating systems. Finally, you will learn how to respond to and report hacker activity, engage in proactive detection and always keep your company's needs in mind.

Contact hours: 72

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1512 CIW Web Security Professional (Online)

7.2 CEU’s

The CIW Web Security Associate course teaches you how to secure your network from unauthorized activity. This course teaches you about security principles, such as establishing an effective security policy, and about the different types of hacker activities that you are most likely to encounter. Individuals with these security skills can pursue or advance careers in many aspects of online and network security. Candidates who also pass TWO of the following certification exams from third-party security training providers earn the advanced CIW Web Security Professional certification: view list

Contact hours: 72

Not financial aid eligible.

ZPDI-1513 CIW Web Security Specialist (Online)

7.2 CEU’s

The CIW Web Security Associate course teaches you how to secure your network against unauthorized activity. This course teaches you about security principles, such as establishing an effective security policy, and about the different types of hacker activities that you are most likely to encounter. Individuals with these security skills can pursue or advance careers in many aspects of online and network security. The CIW Web Security Associate course prepares candidates to take the CIW Web Security Associate exam. Candidates also need to pass one of the following certification exams from third-party security training providers to achieve the CIW Web Security Specialist certification: view list

Contact hours: 72

Not financial aid eligible.