Update your skills, discover a new talent, or chart a career path at your convenience with our online courses. Interactive quizzes, assignments, tutorials and online discussion areas are available to supplement the lessons. Read your lessons and ask questions of your instructor at the times most convenient for you. All you need to get started is Internet access, an e-mail address and a Web browser. Additional requirements, if any, will be listed with the course description on the Web site. Begin your online learning today!
This intensive program is designed for both beginning and experienced secretaries who are interested in improving their skills and working more efficiently within the law office. You will study such topics as: legal terminology; legal process; jurisdiction and venue; ethics; written communications including letters, pleadings, discovery, notices and motions; filing procedures, billing and accounting; time management; records management; overview of commonly used word and data processing programs; legal research; memoranda preparation, and citation format. A certificate of completion will be awarded upon successful completion of this program. There are no prerequisites. Register for the Legal Secretary Online Program call: 1-800-522-7737.
Course Fee: $575 (plus textbooks and materials-estimated cost $50)
This intensive, nationally acclaimed program is designed for beginning as well as advanced legal workers. You will be trained to interview witnesses, investigate complex fact patterns, research the law, prepare legal documents, and assist in preparing cases for courtroom litigation. The instruction is practice-oriented and relates to those areas of law in which paralegals are in most demand. Areas of study include:
The program is broken into two concurrent sections, Paralegal I and Paralegal II, that runs 14 weeks; seven weeks for Paralegal I and seven weeks for Paralegal II. A certificate of completion will be awarded upon successful completion of both Paralegal I and Paralegal II. There are no prerequisites to take Paralegal I but Paralegal I is a prerequisite for Paralegal II. Register for the Paralegal Online Program or call: 1-800-522-7737.
Course Fee: $1,189 (plus textbooks and materials-estimated cost $375)
These affordable courses will provide you with the skills you need to launch a new career or start a home-based business. This flexible program includes online training, accessible 24/7, with great links to industry resources, Web sites, and videos. Become a travel professional and see the world on the job!
Students who successfully complete all three courses in the Certification Sequence and the Travel Agent Proficiency Exam, which is administered on campus, will earn a Travel and Tourism Professional Certificate from Heartland Community College.
- Geography for Travel & Tourism - Fall 2013
- The Business of Travel & Tourism - Fall 2013
- Travel Agent Proficiency Review & Exam - Fall 2013
Professional Development Courses
Aspiring and experienced travel professionals may be interested in these specialized courses for professional development and continuing education opportunities.
- Meeting & Event Planning: An Introduction to the Industry - Fall 2013
- Caribbean Destination Specialist - Fall 2013
- A Guide to the Cruise Industry - Summer 2013
- A Guide to the Cruise Industry - Fall 2013
- European Culture and Heritage Destination Specialist - Summer 2013
- European Culture and Heritage Destination Specialist - Fall 2013
Join us on campus to discover how this affordable and flexible online program will prepare you to work part time or full time in the travel industry, or how to start your own home-based travel business. You will meet the instructor and learn about the travel and tourism industry professional certifications and designations needed to be successful in this business. Find out how you can "see the world on the job" using industry travel discounts and benefits!
Saturday, August 17, 11am-12m, HCC WDC 1403
Free, but pre-registraiton is required
UGotClass - Online Certificates and Courses
In partnership with LERN, Community Education is now offering UGotClass online certificates and courses to help you grow, develop new or update current skills. Instructors are experts in their respective fields and have a passion for teaching and learning. Note: All classes have specific start and end dates. Students will receive an email invitation with instructions the Thursday before the course begins.
View the UGotClass online certificate and course descriptions, prices and start dates.
JER Online-Workforce and Continuing Education Online Learning
JER Online lists over 1000+ affordable, non-credit Continuing Workforce Courses and Certificates. No ordinary courses - JER Online courses and certificates are industry developed. This means that you are going to have access to the same e-learning that business and industry uses for their employee training.
- Start anytime or on a fixed time schedule
- Access your course anytime from anywhere for fast completion
- JER Online offers discounted pricing for employee group enrollments
- As an extra added value and bonus, students will have 1 year access to their online courses, post course completion (applies to self-directed corporate developed courses only)
Choose a course of study from our online course catalog and take your learning needs to a new level. Enroll today (start anytime) or choose from a fixed start date. Visit our JER Online-Workforce and Continuing Education Online Learning site at www.coursecatalog.com/hcce for more information.
Acquire new skill or gain knowledge in just 6 weeks! Most Ed2Go courses run for 6 weeks and consist of 12 lessons. You have two weeks after the last lesson is posted to complete the course. Visit our Ed2Go Web site at www.ed2go.com/hcc for more information.
New class sessions will begin:
- June 19
- July 17
- August 21
Gatlin Education Services (GES) Programs
Complete a career training program in just 90 days! All of GES courses are self-paced and open enrollment. You can start and finish the course at your own pace. When you register for a course you are given an initial 90 days to finish the course. If you need more time, extensions are available. GES offers certificate programs including Administrative Medical Specialist, Medical Transcription Certificate, Game Programming, Home Inspection, Certified Bookkeeper and more. Visit our GES Web site at www.gatlineducation.com/hcc for online demo and more information.