This site uses Flash. You may not have the latest version of the Flash Player installed. Download the free Flash Player.
 

Workforce Development

Realize your Potential

Contact Us

College of Southern Maryland
conedops@csmd.edu
8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
301-539-4760

Instructor teaching a class in front of a whiteboard

WHEN TO REGISTER FOR ONLINE COURSES

It is recommended that you register for ed2go online classes at least 24 hours prior to the session start date to ensure you receive the required login credentials. All course payments are due at the time of registration.

WHAT IS ED2GO?

Ed2go is the affiliate organization that hosts CSM's online continuing education courses. Students will complete the CSM registration process, and login to the ed2go Web site to participate in the courses.

Contact Information

Workforce Development Courses:

Business and IT Courses:

Paula Coluzzi
paulac@csmd.edu
301-934-7557

Teacher Education Courses:

Shaunda Holt
srholt@csmd.edu
301-934-7652

 

Community Education Courses:

Shaunda Holt
srholt@csmd.edu
301-934-7652

 

Registration, Orientation and Access Issues:

ed2go@csmd.edu
301-539-4760 

Workforce Development Online Classes

Below you will find the current Workforce Development online non-credit Ed2Go class offerings. For more information about how to register and access non-credit online Ed2Go classes click here.

Business Courses

A to Z Grant Writing (BUS-5330)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn how to research and develop relationships with potential funding sources, organize grant writing campaigns, and prepare proposals.

Accounting Fundamentals (BUS-5340)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Gain a marketable new skill by learning the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, financial reporting, and more.

Accounting Fundamentals II (BUS-5350)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Give yourself skills that are in high demand by exploring corporate accounting with a veteran instructor.

Administrative Assistant Applications (BUS-5380)
Aug 12, Sep 16
Prepare to take advantage of the many new job opportunities in health care, legal services, and other industries.

Administrative Assistant Fundamentals (BUS-5370)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Prepare to take advantage of the many new job opportunities in health care, legal services, and other industries.

Building Teams (BUS-5040)
Oct 14, Nov 11
What are the secrets to managing successful teams in the workplace? Explore communication techniques and problem-solving skills that will help you get your team on track in no time.

Business and Marketing Writing (BUS-8220)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Write great marketing copy to improve your company's image and your chances of getting hired or promoted.

Effective Business Writing (BUS-8240)
Sep 16, Oct 14
Improve your career prospects by learning how to develop powerful written documents that draw readers in and keep them motivated to continue to the end.

Fundamentals of Supervision and Management (BUS-5480)
Aug 12, Sep 16
Learn the people skills required to motivate and delegate, and learn tools for solving problems and resolving conflicts.

Fundamentals of Supervision and Management II (BUS-5550)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Learn how to be an effective manager or supervisor. Master the basics of communicating effectively, and learn tools for developing your own interpersonal skills.

High Speed Project Management (BUS-5010)
Jul 15
Learn to deal with the realities of managing projects at supersonic speeds despite truncated timelines, inadequate staffing, and skimpy budgets.

Intro to Internet Writing Markets (BUS-8020)
Aug 12, Oct 14
A professional writer shows you how to make money writing on the Internet.

Keys to Effective Communication (BUS-5250)
Oct 14, Nov 11
Lost for words? Don't be! Learn to build rapport, trust, warmth, and respect through conversation.

Leadership (BUS-5120)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Gain the respect and admiration of others, exert more control over your destiny, and enjoy success in your professional and personal life.

Nonprofit Fundraising (BUS-8420)
Jul 15
Learn the basics of fundraising for nonprofit organizations, from annual and special fund drives to more advanced projects involving corporate and foundation relations, major gifts, and planned giving.

PMP® Certification Prep I (BUS-5780)
Aug 12, Oct 14, Nov 11
Begin a well-paying career as a project manager by preparing to take--and pass--the PMP certification exam. Please visit www.pmi.org to review requirements for taking the PMP Certification test before signing up for this class.

PMP Certification Prep 2 (BUS-5790)
Aug 12, Sep 16, Nov 11, Dec 9
Prepare to take--and pass--the Project Management Institute's PMP certification exam.

Project Management Applications (BUS-5840)
Sep 16, Oct 14
Experienced project manager teaches you tricks of the project management trade.

Project Management Fundamentals (BUS-5830)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Gain the skills you'll need to succeed in the fast-growing field of project management.

QuickBooks 2012, Introduction (BUS-7070)
Jul 15
Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain control of the financial aspects of your business with this powerful accounting software program.

QuickBooks 2013, Introduction to (BUS-7130)
Sep 16, Oct 14
Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain control of the financial aspects of your business with this powerful accounting software program.

QuickBooks 2013, Intermediate (BUS-7140)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Master the advanced features of QuickBooks and learn to manage multiple company files, create customer statements, enter price levels for inventory, and much more.

Real Estate Investing (BUS-5860)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Build and protect your wealth by investing in real estate.

Start Your Own Arts and Crafts Business (BUS-8190)
Jul 15
Learn how to start your own arts and crafts business from a professional artist.

Success with Difficult People (BUS-5130)
May 13
Learn how to have more successful relationships with difficult bosses, co-workers, students, neighbors, or relatives.

Supply Chain Management Fundamentals (BUS-5050)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Master the fundamentals of supply chain management and prepare for internationally recognized certification examinations.

 

Information Technology Courses

Ajax Programming, Introduction to (ITS-7590)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn Ajax programming and discover how to use the technologies that comprise Ajax (HTML, JavaScript, XML, PHP, and more) to create Web applications with desktop-like performance.

ASP.NET, Introduction to (ITS-7580)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Learn how to create powerful, interactive, community-based Web sites with ASP.NET.

C# Programming, Introduction to (ITS-7520)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with the new C# programming language.

C++ Programming, Introduction to (ITS-7510)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Learn to program in C++, even if you have no prior programming experience!

CompTIA Network+ Certification Prep (ITS-9230)
Sep 16, Oct 14
Prepare to take and pass the CompTIA Network+ Exam and begin a career as a network tech.

CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep 1 (ITS-8550)
Sep 16, Oct 14, Dec 9
Master the terms and concepts you need to pass the CompTIA® Security+ SY0-401 exam and earn your Security+ certificate.

CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep 2 (ITS-8570)
Nov 11
Continue to prepare for the CompTIA® Security+ exam as you review the information you need to pass the test and earn this important certification.

Creating Web Pages (ITS-6360)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn the basics of HTML so you can design, create, and post your very own site on the Web.

Creating WordPress Websites, Introduction to (ITS-5100)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Learn how to use WordPress, a free and popular Web design tool, to quickly and easily create attractive blogs and interactive websites.

CSS and XHTML, Introduction to (ITS-7940)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn to create state-of-the-art Web sites using modern CSS and XHTML techniques.

CSS3 and HTML5, Intermediate (ITS-7950)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Take your CSS3 and HTML5 skills to the next level and learn how to create professional-quality websites.

Database Development, Introduction to (ITS-5410)
Aug 12, Oct 14
An experienced professional guides you through a structured approach to database design and development.

Designing Effective Websites (ITS-6390)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Learn powerful graphic design techniques and build Web sites that are both attractive and wickedly effective.

Java Programming, Introduction to (ITS-7540)
Aug 12, Oct 14
An experienced Java programmer introduces important Java topics with clear, step-by-step instructions.

Java Programming, Intermediate (ITS-7550)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Deepen your understanding of the Java programming language, and start writing programs that are more sophisticated and professional.

Microsoft Access 2010, Introduction to (ITS-9590)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Learn to build, edit, and maintain a database in Access 2010, using tables, reports, forms and queries to give you fast access to all your important information.

Microsoft Access 2010, Intermediate (ITS-9860)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn how to build more intuitive and powerful Microsoft Access 2010 databases.

Microsoft Excel 2010, Introduction to (ITS-9550)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Become proficient in using Microsoft Excel 2010 and discover dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully formatted worksheets quickly and efficiently.

Microsoft Excel 2010, Intermediate (ITS-9850)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Take your Microsoft Excel 2010 skills to the next level as you master charts, PivotTables, Slicers, Sparklines, and other advanced Excel features.

Microsoft Outlook, Introduction to (ITS-9570)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Take control over your meetings, emails, and to-do lists by mastering the essentials of Microsoft Outlook 2010.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, Introduction to (ITS-9580)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 to create exciting slide presentations that include SmartArt, multimedia, animation, sound, charts, clip art, and hyperlinks.

Microsoft Project 2010, Introduction to (ITS-9560)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Discover how to effectively plan, implement, and control projects using Microsoft Project 2010, the world's most popular project management software.

Microsoft Word 2010, Introduction to (ITS-9540)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn how to create and modify documents using Microsoft Word 2010, the world's most popular word processing program.

Microsoft Word 2010, Intermediate (ITS-9840)
Aug 12, Oct 14, Dec 9
Master the more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2010 and learn how to create an index, build a list of figures, design a table of contents, do desktop publishing, perform a mail merge, and use timesaving shortcuts.

Networking, Introduction to (ITS-6460)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn the fundamentals of networking and prepare for a career in a new and fast-growing field.

Networking, Intermediate (ITS-9940)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Gain practical experience in a hot new career field. Topics include VPNs, security, and Internet connectivity.

Oracle, Introduction to (ITS-5450)
 
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn how to use the Oracle database management system to plan, organize, and manage your data.

Oracle, Intermediate (ITS-5460)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Gain practical experience in a hot new career field. Topics include VPNs, security, and Internet connectivity.

PC Security, Introduction to (ITS-8280)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Security expert teaches the fundamentals of PC and network security.

PC Security, Advanced (ITS-8540)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Use ethical hacking techniques to locate and close security holes in your own network.

Photoshop CS6, Introduction to (ITS-8680)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn how to use Photoshop CS6, the world's best graphics program for photographers, to edit photos and create original images

Photoshop CS6, Intermediate (ITS-8690)
Sep 16, Nov 11, Dec 9
Extend your Photoshop knowledge and learn how to enhance graphics by using layers, layer masks, and other advanced photo-editing features.Ls

Photoshop Elements 11 for the Digital Photographer (ITS-7920)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 to successfully edit and fix your photos and images.

PHP and MySQL, Introduction to (ITS-7560)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Learn how to create dynamic, interactive Web sites using PHP and a MySQL database server.

PHP and MySQL, Intermediate (ITS-7570)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Learn how to create a dynamic, interactive online store using advanced PHP techniques and a MySQL database server.

Python 2.5 Programming, Introduction to (ITS-7600)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming in Python with topics that include basic decisions and loops, advanced data structures, object-oriented programming, and graphical user interfaces.

SQL, Introduction to (ITS-5430)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Gain a solid working knowledge of the most powerful and widely used database programming language.

SQL, Intermediate (ITS-5440)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Expand your knowledge of Structured Query Language (SQL), the industry standard database programming language.

Web Pages, Advanced (ITS-7070)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Take your Web development skills to the next level as you learn how to create advanced websites using CSS, HTML5, media queries for mobile devices, interactive forms, and embedded video.

Small Business Development Center

Marketing Your Business on the Internet (SBC-9010)
Sep 16, Nov 11
Develop an Internet marketing plan for your business that incorporates SEO, advertising, email, social media, and more.

Payroll in Quickbooks 2012 (SBC-9000)

Learn how to use QuickBooks 2012 to create paychecks, pay tax liabilities, and produce forms and reports.

Small Business Marketing on a Shoestring (SBC-9020)
Aug 12, Oct 14
Discover small business marketing strategies that can help you attract attention, woo your target audience, grow your customer base, and expand your profits—all for little or no money.

Teacher Education Courses

Creating Classroom Centers (ECE-5460)
Sep 16, Oct 14, Nov 11
Learn how to create engaging, easy-to-maintain classroom center activities that boost independent learning while increasing small-group instruction time.

Differentiated Instruction (ECE-5470)
Sep 16, Oct 14
Improve your ability to teach diverse learners with real-world examples from elementary, middle, and high school classrooms.

Differenting K-12 Assessment (ECE-5820)
Nov 11, Dec 9
Learn effective strategies for differentiating your assessments and empowering every student in your class to succeed.

Guided Reading: Strategies for the Differentiated Classroom (ECE-5830)
Oct 14, Dec 9
Learn creative ways to bring differentiated instruction and guided reading to life in your classroom.

Integrating Technology in the Classroom (ECE-5840)
Sep 16, Nov 11, Dec 9
In this professional development course for teachers, you'll learn the secrets of technology integration in the classroom, gaining the skills educators need to use tools such as wikis, podcasts, and blogs effectively.

Praxis Core Preparation (TED-5170)
Aug 12, Oct 14, Nov 11
Develop the knowledge and skills you need to pass the Praxis I Exam as you review and prepare for everything the test includes.

SMART Boards (TED-5180)
Sep 16
Master the use of SMART Board and SMART Notebook technology so you can create powerful interactive lessons that capture your students’ attention.

Spanish in the Classroom (ECE-5800)
Oct 14, Dec 9
Learn the essential Spanish for teachers so you can communicate effectively with your Spanish-speaking students and parents.

Teaching ESL/EFL Reading (TED-5250)
Oct 14
Discover practical techniques and methods for teaching reading in any ESL or EFL environment that will help you become a more confident and effective reading teacher. 

Teaching ESL/EFL Grammar (TED-5260)
Nov 11
Learn new methods for teaching English grammar that will both engage and challenge ESL/EFL students. 

Practical Ideas for ESL/EFL (TED-5270)
Nov 11
Learn ESL teaching strategies for fostering a more successful learning environment for your adult ESL/EFL students, as well as how to create activities that build a bridge from the classroom to the real world.

Teaching ESL/EFL Vocabulary, Introduction to (TED-5230)
Sep 16
Learn how to be an effective English language teacher from an expert in the field.

Teaching ESL/EFL Vocabulary (TED-5240)
Oct 14
Discover what makes a well-balanced vocabulary course when you're teaching ESL and how to plan one that truly meets your students' needs.

Teaching Preschool (ECE-5480)
Sep 16, Oct 14
In this course on teaching preschoolers, you'll learn how to come up with creative and balanced preschool lesson plans for every month of the school year.