Become an Intuit QuickBooks Certified User and stand out from the crowd. This intensive training teaches the fundamentals of Intuit's QuickBooks.
Ideal for those who have a basic understanding of accounting, this hands-on workshop teaches practical application as well as provides an opportunity for nationally- recognized certification through Intuit.
You'll come away with a solid foundation in the leading accounting system, practical knowledge you can apply daily, and the tools to evaluate a company's financial status so you can make business decisions with confidence.
Monday evenings from September 11 to October 28 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Make social media work to your advantage to drive more customers to your business, increasing visiting frequency and spending.
This intense interactive social media boot camp gives you hand –on tools to create a clear and concise message for your business or organization, your brand, and your product or service.
Drive customers your way by learning key skills in this interactive class:
Best uses for Twitter as a public relations tool;
Maximizing Facebook to engage with your community as well as monitor and respond to feedback of your posts;
How Instagram works to take photos and alert consumers of sales or trending products, people or places;
Employing Pinterest as both an internal brainstorming tool and a marketing tool; and
Master the power of web-based video – easy to make, post and distribute, right on your smartphone!
Excel Specialist Boot Camp for Business (8 Hours)
Tuesday, October 3 and Thursday, October 5, 2017 from 4pm to 8pm
One day of dedicated instruction empowers you to create and edit basic worksheets and workbooks. This course is designed for those who want to gain the necessary skills to produce, edit, format, and print basic Microsoft Excel 2016 worksheets.
$299 with Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certificate exam
Microsoft Office Specialist and Intuit QuickBooks Certification Testing
Register for the Intuit QuickBooks and/or Microsoft Specialist Excel Certification Exam in the Lyndon State College Certiport Authorized Testing Center. Anticipated testing time for both exams is one hour. Note the last exam start will be at 11:45am. All exam costs include a test voucher for the relevant exam and the opportunity to retake the exam.
Saturday, November 11, 2017, 9am to 1pm
$115 per Microsoft Office Specialist exam; $149 per Intuit QuickBooks exam, A $15.00 proctor and access fee applies.
Hospitality Certification Program Fall 2017
Professional Certification with American Hotel and Lodging Education Institute
Guest Service Excellence (4 hours)
Friday, November 3, 2017
9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Five-star service begins with your employees and service is more important than ever in a tough, tight, and competitive market.
Excellent guest service is not an expense, but an investment.
Move beyond the standard guest service training and get recognized for implementing and achieving service excellence.
$85 includes four hours of instruction, workbook (yours to keep), and exam fee
Earn your Certified Guest Service Professional certificate and lapel pin with successful completion of the assessment
Our trainers have a 100% pass rate!
Hospitality Trainer Development
Wednesday November 8 & Thursday, November 9, 2017
8:30 am to 4:30 pm
This train- the- trainer program teaches department managers how to prepare and create staff trainings, communicate effectively as an instructor, and provide feedback in on-the –job training situations.
The best practices shared in this course prepare managers to understand how adults learn and present information in an actionable and engaging way.
Aimed at up-and coming- department trainer, this training gives confidence to managers who have taken on the additional responsibility of training others.
$299 includes 16 hours of instruction, workbook (yours to keep), and exam fee
Supervisor Skill Development
Wednesday, November 15 & Thursday, November 16, 2017, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Move valued employees into management positions by teaching them to communicate effectively, motivate employees, resolve workplace conflicts, and gain the respect, trust, and support of staff.
Enable your new supervisors to see themselves as leaders by gaining the level of self- awareness needed to be a successful.
As a result, they will fulfill their responsibilities to senior management as well as the staff they supervise while impacting the bottom line.
Appropriate for developing supervisors in all industries!