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Creating WordPress Websites
with Richard Mansfield
Learn how to create attractive, sophisticated blogs and websites—without any coding! WordPress is the world’s most popular content management system, powering more than 34 percent of all sites on the Internet. WordPress is an easy-to-use solution that will help you put your site on the web in far less time than by coding, and at a much lower cost than hiring a professional. In addition to mastering the technical elements of WordPress, you’ll learn how to organize a blog or website, create appealing content, keep your site secure, and achieve better positions on search engine results pages. By the end of this course, you’ll be able to confidently use WordPress to create a blog or a personal, business, or organizational website.The WordPress.org version covered in this class is the platform the pros use. While it normally requires a paid hosting account, this course includes a free SiteGround hosting account for three months, along with a private place on the web for practice.Self-Paced Online, 24 hr course,
Start Dates: Mar 17, Apr 14, May 12, $115
Finding a Purpose in your Career
with MindEdge .com
Whether you’re just starting out in the workforce or changing careers, it is important to understand how the job you perform contributes to your sense of fulfillment in life. This course prompts you to examine various job settings and functions, comparing each against your own preferences, values, and expectations, in order to determine the best job fit for you.
Self-Paced, You pick the date, 3 hr course, $49
REGISTER HERE:Finding a Purpose in your Career
Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
with David Iseminger
For decades, artificial intelligence (AI) has been a staple of science fiction stories, but thanks to modern advances in computational capacity and storage capabilities, it’s becoming a reality. Today, there are examples of artificial intelligence all around us. The purpose of this course is to provide you with an artificial intelligence practical knowledge foundation.
Self-Paced Online, 24 hr course, Start Dates: Mar 17, Apr 14, May 12, $115
Measuring Sustainable Management Performance
with MindEdge .com
One well-known business saying is that you can’t manage what you can’t measure. With the growing importance of sustainable management, business leaders must find the appropriate tools and techniques for measuring their organization’s sustainability performance. This course reviews the measurement of sustainable management practices and performance.
Self-Paced, You pick the date, 3 hr course, $79
REGISTER HERE: Measuring Sustainable Management Performance
Tech Hire- CompTIA A+ Academy
with Jim Grant
Already Tech savvy? Ready for a challenge? Do you want to start a career in the IT field?
This course builds knowledge and skill development in digital literacy and IT support: including hardware and software troubleshooting, operating systems, and communication and procedure. Participants earn two industry certifications: IC3® & CompTIA® A+. You will be prepared for employment as a computer user support specialist/help desk technician.
To qualify for the FREE program, you must be:
A resident of Maine
Not enrolled in High School
Unemployed or underemployed
Authorized to work in the U.S.
Class schedule March 2, 2021- June 3, 2021, Tuesday and Thursday 5:00pm-8:00pm and Wednesday 5:00pm-6:00pm. Contact us to complete the required orientation and assessments before the class.
Drawing for the Absolute Beginner
with Chad Walker
Gain a solid foundation in the basics of drawing to become the artist you’ve always wanted to be. This course will help you become familiar with paper type, drawing styles, techniques, and basic principles of perspective, layout and design. Self-Paced Online,
Start Dates: Mar 17, Apr 14, May 12
Support through Meditation
with Tia Mandrozos
Learn to be resilient in times of challenge and uncertainty. This class will help you get through these difficult times by learning various meditative techniques as coping tools in reducing anxiety, stress and/or depression associated with the pandemic.
Wednesdays, 7 - 8 PM, 6 weeks, Mar 8 - June 4, $69
Yoga with Jade
with Jade Pedrick
60 minutes for all levels of yoga to increase strength, flexibility, and mindfulness. Please note: This class is on Tuesdays, not Wed as originally printed in catalog.