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Coastal Bend College Introduces Online Course: Mastering Public Speaking

In this course, participants will learn how to speak confidently and persuasively to both large audiences and small groups. They will master the art of verbal and nonverbal communication, find out how to overcome their fear of public speaking, learn how to organize and deliver short or long speeches effectively, and practice techniques for communicating with ease and skill in any setting from a meeting to a job interview.

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Coastal Bend College introduces online course: Dreamweaver CS5

Coastal Bend College Continuing Education has a program that makes it easy to take high-quality, noncredit online courses. CBC has partnered with ed2go to offer hundreds of online, instructor-facilitated courses and is pleased to announce the launch of an outstanding new career training program: Introduction to Dreamweaver CS5. The courses are entirely Web-based with comprehensive lessons, quizzes and assignments. A dedicated professional instructor facilitates every course; pacing learners, answering questions, giving feedback and facilitating discussions. To learn more, call Continuing Ed at (361) 362-2633 or for more information, go to http://www.coastalbend.edu and “Continuing Education.”

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Coastal Bend College introduces online course: basic programming

Take your first steps toward a career as a computer programmer! Using Just BASIC, a free and simple programming language, you’ll learn how to create and work with graphical user interfaces, controls, variables, arrays, conditional logic, and loops. You’ll even dig into graphics and sound as you master basic programming concepts. In each lesson, you’ll get hands-on practice as you write a working computer-game application. By the end of the course, you’ll have the skills and confidence you need to program in BASIC and design your own custom applications for home, school, or work. The courses are entirely Web-based with comprehensive lessons, quizzes and assignments. A dedicated professional instructor facilitates every course; pacing learners, answering questions, giving feedback and facilitating discussions. To learn more, call Continuing Ed at (361) 362-2633 or for more information, go to http://www.coastalbend.edu and “Continuing Education.

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Coastal Bend College introduces online course: Microsoft Excel 2010

If you work with numbers, then you need to master Microsoft Excel 2010—and this is the place to do it. In this easy online course, you’ll discover dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully formatted worksheets quickly and efficiently. You’ll learn the secrets behind writing powerful formulas, using functions, sorting and analyzing data, designing custom charts, creating three-dimensional workbooks, building links, working with templates, and creating macros and custom toolbar buttons. By the time you’re done, you’ll be using Excel like a professional. The courses are entirely Web-based with comprehensive lessons, quizzes and assignments. A dedicated professional instructor facilitates every course; pacing learners, answering questions, giving feedback and facilitating discussions. To learn more, call Continuing Ed at (361) 362-2633 or for more information, go to http://www.coastalbend.edu and “Continuing Education.”

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Explore a career as a pharmacy technician

Coastal Bend College has a program that makes it easy to take high-quality, noncredit online courses. Coastal Bend College has partnered with Ed2Go to offer hundreds of online, instructor-facilitated courses and is pleased to announce the launch of “Explore a Career as a Pharmacy Technician.” To learn more, call Nora Cartwright at Coastal Bend College Continuing Education at (361) 362-2633 or noracart@coastalbend.edu, or go online to http://www.coastalbend.edu/ce.

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