Business & Professional Development Opportunities
...and for those on the GO!
Get prepared to take the next step in your Human Resources career. HR is highly competitive and ever-changing and professional development is critical to your success. Earning your designation as a PHR or SPHR helps keep you up-to-date, demonstrates your commitment to the HR profession, and can set you apart as an expert in your field. Using materials from the Human Resources Certification Preparation Program (HRCP), this training prepares you to take the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI) exam for your PHR or SPHR credential. (3.5 CEU)
Materials NOT included. Email email@example.com for information and discount code BEFORE purchasing your materials from HRCP.com.
18ABPD01 ONLINE* Sept 11 - Dec 22 $395 (materials not included) After Sept 4 - $465
*What you can expect:
- Course will be accessible 24/7.
- Live lectures every Tuesday (and some Thursdays) from 6:30 - 8:30 PM. (Lectures will be recorded for later viewing.)
- Weekly assignments: Readings, discussion posts, quizzes, module tests.
- Contact with instructor via email and discussion board.
- Interact with fellow students through discussion and message boards.
For more information on this course, contact Sue Bailey: 229-245-6884 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
One Day Certification Course Do you know how to reduce critical risk factors for food-borne illness in your food service establishment? With ServSafe training you can bring back to work the knowledge you and your employees need to serve safe food to your customers! Participants passing with a grade of 75% or higher receive ServSafe Food Safety Certification from the NRAEF. Certification is valid for 5 years. (.85 CEU) Instructor Sue Bailey is certified to teach ServSafe®.
Benefits of taking ServSafe training with us:
- One-day training with a certified instructor.
- Class concludes with the administration of the online certification exam.
- eCertificates now available from ServSafe.com once grades have been recorded.
- Textbook and exam materials are included.
- Multilingual textbooks and test materials are available. Please call Sue Bailey for information: 229-245-6484.
18ABPD02 Mon Sept 18 9 AM – 6:30 PM $189 ($229 after Sept 4)
REGISTER BY SEPT 4 TO GUARANTEE YOU WILL HAVE YOUR BOOK IN TIME TO STUDY BEFORE CLASS.
After Sept 8:
- Additional 2nd day or overnight delivery charges for materials may be incurred.
- Call to see if spots are available in class.
- No refunds for cancellations, but you may send a substitute. Please contact our office in advance with the substitute's name and registration information.
Exam Only Sessions
For individuals seeking a proctor only:
Exams are online but must be taken onsite with a proctor.
Tests available in English, Spanish, and Chinese.
eCertificate can be downloaded/printed once your grade has been recorded.
Registrants are responsible for self-study AND for purchasing their study materials and exam voucher from the ServSafe website: www.servsafe.com.
Exam Only Proctoring Fee - $75
|Tues, Aug 8||9 AM||Register|
|Mon, Sept 18||4:15 PM||Regsiter|
|Tues, Oct 10||9AM||Register|
For exam-only students, please register by 4 PM the Thursday before the exam date.
Attention, attorneys! Did you know that you can earn your CLE credits without leaving Valdosta? The Institute for Continuing Legal Education in Georgia offers live webcasts on Fridays during which the participants may call in with questions. Replays of the webcasts are generally available the following Thursdays. Programs are scheduled from November through March, with a program for new attorneys in the spring.
Walk-in Registrations Welcome
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 Statewide Satellite Downlink Schedule - TBA
Check the ICLE web site at www.iclega.org, or call 1-800-422-0893 for program details, registration information, and fees.
Learn the basics of putting your great voice to work for television, film, radio, audiobooks, documentaries, and the internet in your area. Hear samples of demos recorded by professional voice actors and practice recording a commercial script. Register early! Minimum enrollment must be met by January 16. (.25 CEU) Instructors are professional voice-over coaches from Creative Voice Development Group.
18ABPD06 Mon Sept 11 6:30 - 9 PM $29
Interested in learning basic skills to operate your digital SLR camera and take better photos? Explore auto settings, exposure control, how to choose ISO settings, and gain an understanding of color temperature, white balance, image noise reduction, and more. You will have lots of practice taking pictures using your new skills. A prosumer SLR digital camera with interchangeable lenses is recommended; an advanced digital camera with a zoom lens and aperture and shutter priorities is acceptable. Please bring your camera to class. (1.0 CEU)
Please note: This class is NOT for absolute beginners. Participants must have a basic working knowledge of camera operations.
Instructor Paul Leavy earned his B.S. in journalism in 1985 from the University of Florida. Paul became university photographer for VSU in August 2012 after more than 25 years as Valdosta Daily Times staff photographer. He has won many photography awards including the coveted Photo of the Year from the Georgia Associated Press (1.0 CEU)
18ABPD05 5 Tues Sept 26 - Oct 24 6 - 8 PM $139