February 9, 2023

Coastal Bend College

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Coastal Bend College Offering Three Online Continuing Education Courses Starting December 15

Coastal Bend College’s Department of Continuing Education is pleased to announce the start of 3 online courses starting Wednesday, December 15 through a partnership with Ed2Go. The three online courses include Discover Sign Language, Project Management Fundamentals, and Introduction to QuickBooks Online.

Each course is online, 6 weeks long and has the ability to be completed anywhere.

Discover Sign Language will teach you how to sign basic phrases and complete sentences and how to put it all together, allowing you to introduce yourself and start a conversation.
Discover Sign Language aims to provide students an understanding of the Deaf Community by offering an immersive American Sign Language course experience. This course is taught using the best practices of the industry, with video modules that demonstrate how to sign and how to incorporate facial expressions that are integral to communicating in ASL. 

Discover Sign Language will teach you how to sign basic phrases and sentences, and how to put them together so you can introduce yourself and start a conversation in ASL. Signs and phrases you will learn in this course include colors, numbers, locations, family members, and common activities

If you’re organized, perceptive, detail-oriented, and an excellent communicator, you just might have what it takes to succeed in the fast-growing field of project management. You will learn about project politics and ethics, project measurements, and project closure. You will be able to develop all sections of a project plan, you will become comfortable with the project management body of knowledge, and you will develop a variety of powerful techniques to generate project ideas.

If you’re new to project management, this course will provide you with the essential information you will need to prepare for and complete your first project. If you’re an experienced project manager, this course will make you more valuable to your employer by increasing your skills and competencies.

This QuickBooks course will teach you how to manage your business finances with QuickBooks Online. This powerful accounting software has helped millions of small business owners oversee their finances. Now that the cloud-based version is outpacing the desktop version, there’s no better time to refresh your QuickBooks knowledge.

You will learn to use key features of QuickBooks Online and gain hands-on experience creating invoices, receipts, and statements; track payables, inventory, and receivables; generating reports; and more. Whether you’re new to QuickBooks or need a quick refresher, this course will empower you to take control of your business’s financial accounting, all with the ease and convenience of an online platform.

If you have any questions or would like to register for the Discover Sign Language, Project Management Fundamentals, and Introduction to QuickBooks Online courses at Coastal Bend College, please email ce@coastalbend.edu or call 361-354-2768.