Business Essential Classes - Whether you are an entrepreneur or want to expand your business
knowledge and skills, you will find classes on starting or growing a
business, improving your marketing and more.
To register, click on class title or call: (541) 383-7270.
Marketing with Facebook
Explore how to effectively use Facebook to
market and advertise your small to medium business. Find out how to create an
online brand presence on this social media site. Taught in a computer lab to
give you valuable hands-on training. Prerequisite: Must have a Facebook account.
Jamie Wood 9:00am-4:00
5/2 Madras MDR 120 Cost $79
Matthew Hand 9:00am-noon
5/18 to 5/20 Bend
CHLAB 207 Cost $79
for Business & Beyond
Think blogging is just social? Think again.
Blogging for business can drastically help your website's SEO, build
credibility, drive traffic to your site, connect you with customers, and
increase your business. Even if you've never written an article in your life,
you can successfully blog for business. This course will teach you how to set
up a Wordpress.com blog, integrate your blog with other social media, engage
with your audience and other bloggers, and create original content on the fly.
Suzanne Bell 6:00pm-8:00 Th 27579
5/14 to 5/28 Bend PIO 200B Cost $75
Nonprofit Grant Writing
Become skilled at
selecting grant opportunities for nonprofit organizations and writing
successful applications. Identify funding sources, especially in Oregon.
Discover tips on research, effective writing, board involvement, grant
management and reporting. Students are encouraged to bring a current grant
project. Basic computer skills helpful.
Jennifer Rusk 9:00am-noon
5/15 to 5/22 Bend
CHLAB 207 Cost $89
Do you want to add basic bookkeeping and accounting
skills to your tool kit? This class will help you understand and apply
entry-level accounting concepts to keep books electronically using QuickBooks
Pro. For those with little or no bookkeeping experience who are looking to add
employable skills in a relatively short period of time or small business owners
who need the accounting basics to keep accurate records. Prerequisite:
Keyboarding and basic computer skills using Windows. Required text: Bookkeepers' Bootcamp, 2nd Edition. Must
attend first session on 4/28. CEUs
Kathryn Henderson 9:00am-noon
4/28 to 6/16 Bend
CHLAB 301 Cost $199
Put it All
Together: Grow in Dollars & Donors
Nonprofits are constantly drawn in many directions at
once. Get a handle on donor evaluation, constituencies and proper recognition
in order to grow your dollars and donors. Bill Kemp is a Certified Fund Raising
Executive with more than 30 years of diversified fundraising experience. He has been responsible for raising nearly
$35 million in a career working with nine non-profits in five states.
Bill Kemp 6:00pm-8:00
4/28 to 4/30 Bend
BEC BDRM Cost $79
Six Sigma Problem Solving Series Webpage
Six Sigma is a set of techniques and tools for process improvement used in many industrial sectors. Choose from a series of four classes or take them individually.
Real Estate Professional Development Webpage
Looking to prepare for the Oregon Real Estate
Broker or Oregon Property Manager License exams? We will soon be
offering hybrid courses in these areas which combines the convenience of online
learning with weekly classroom sessions where you connect with a
knowledgeable instructor and other students.
Computer & Web Webpage
Learn programs in our hands-on classes including Excel, Access, Word, Publisher, PowerPoint, Outlook, QuickBooks Pro, Adobe Creative Suite, Mac and iProducts (including apps) and more.
Marketing & Social Media Webpage
COCC Community Learning offers classes on leveraging your business opportunities through the use of social media.
Small Business Development Center
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View our Winter 2015 Professional Development Schedule