Success in the workplace is not necessarily tied to how intelligent you are, how many qualifications you hold or even how hard you work. While these traits are important, learning and sharpening your skills are equally important. Career advancement can stall without fine tuning and developing new skills.
These certificates combine in-depth learning with online flexibility. Each certificate requires you to complete 3 to 4 courses and is offered fully online. Learn at your own pace, using quizzes, optional assignments and online discussions to help deepen your understanding. There are no admission requirements.
Explore our noncredit online workplace skill-enhancing certificates below.
ADVANCED WEB DESIGN CERTIFICATE
Learn HTML code, delve into CSS3 and HTML5, and choose an elective to learn about engine optimization, programming, databases or dynamic websites.
BASIC SUPERVISORY SKILLS CERTIFICATE
Obtain practical supervisory knowledge to enhance effectiveness as a new or current team leader.
GRAPHIC DESIGN TOOLS
LEVEL I CERTIFICATE
Produce professional-quality documents, create stunning vector graphics, edit and process photographs to develop your original images, and organize your images quickly and effectively.
EFFECTIVE WORKPLACE COMMUNICATION CERTIFICATE
Discover how to communicate more effectively at work, enhance your written, verbal and nonverbal communication skills, and gain practical skills to be more confident and create better professional relationships.
DIGITAL MARKETING CERTIFICATE
Explore how to develop an internet marketing plan, use popular social media platforms and achieve higher positions with major search engines.
INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS WRITING CERTIFICATE
Brush up on your grammar, writing and editing skills. Learn how to develop written documents that draw readers in and keep them motivated to read to the end.
ESSENTIALS TO WEB DESIGN CERTIFICATE
INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS ESSENTIALS CERTIFICATE
Gain confidence in financial planning, leadership and accounting. Develop time management skills, understand how to handle essential human resources functions and acquire practical business experience.
INTRODUCTION TO DATABASE CERTIFICATE
Learn all you need to know to plan, organize and manage your data and translate it into clear, easy-to-understand documents.
|USI Lifelong Learning offers online noncredit open enrollment courses and certificates to meet various educational needs and goals.|
AGRICULTURE NONCREDIT PROGRAMS
Based on the feedback we’ve received from farmers in the region we are offering a series of low-cost agricultural programs.
See our full listing of courses at USI.edu/agriculture
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|With the challenges of the past year, we understand your workforce may be operating differently, but that doesn’t mean that professional training has to stop. Our Customized Consulting and Training can review your workforce needs and create solutions that are right for your business.|
CUSTOMIZED CONSULTING AND TRAINING
We provide site-specific and job-specific coaching and training programs to organizations. We will meet to understand and determine our client’s specific skill-gap needs and then identify the best resources to address those needs. Training can be virtual, on-site or on campus. MORE INFO HERE
|NOT READY FOR IN-PERSON CLASSES YET?|
Not a problem, we understand. We continue to offer an extensive catalog of online courses and industry-recognized certifications you can access from the comfort of your own home.
ONLINE NONCREDIT COURSES
Art & Design, Business, Computer Applications, Computer Science, Construction & Trades, Hospitality, Information Technology, Language, Legal, Math & Science, Teacher Professional Development, Test Prep and Writing