Online Training (Short-term)

Online Training (Professional Development)

Are you a busy professional or an individual wanting to upgrade your current skills and knowledge but have limited time and access to off-site classrooms in a traditional environment?

Now you can gain knowledge, learn new skills and develop new talents in the comfort of your own home or office.

Our online classes are offered in partnership with Education to Go.

Visit our website at www.ed2go.com/accc for a complete listing of our online courses, descriptions and fees. Classes begin every six weeks.

What are the course requirements?

All you need to get started is Internet access, an email address and a web browser. Each course runs for six weeks and consists of 12 lessons. Interactive quizzes, assignments, tutorials and online discussion areas are available to supplement each lesson.

An online comprehensive final examination must be completed within 10 days from the end of the course in order to obtain a certificate of completion. Individual courses may have specific requirements and prerequisites. Be certain to review each course before registering.

How do I register?

Go online to www.ed2go.com/accc, select your course, attend the orientation and submit payment online.

How to Get Started:

  1. Visit our Online Instruction Center.
  2. Review the course descriptions and select the course of interest.
  3. Click the orientation link and follow the instructions to enroll in your course. During orientation, you will learn important information about your course. You will also be provided an opportunity to choose the name and password you will use to access your course.
  4. After completing the orientation, you will receive further instructions via email regarding payment.
  5. When your course starts, return to our Online Instruction Center and click the Classroom link. To begin your studies, simply log in with the name and password you selected during orientation.

Online Training (Career Training Programs)

Visit our website for a complete listing of our online Career Training courses, descriptions and fees.

CPC Medical Billing and Coding (Voucher Included)

CPC Medical Billing and Coding is an ideal program for students new to a medical career. If you’re seeking entry into the healthcare industry, this comprehensive program will provide you with all of the information you need to earn a certification in medical billing and coding.

You will build a foundation of medical vocabulary, to help you better understand the contents of a patient’s medical record, as well as notes from practicing physicians. In addition, you’ll learn current medical coding standards, so you can be successful within the industry.

Upon completion of this program, you will be prepared to sit for the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam, offered by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). The registration fee for this exam is included with this program.

Clinical Dental Assistant

The Clinical Dental Assistant Online Training Program will prepare you to become a productive member of a dental team as a professional dental assistant. You’ll learn about every aspect of professional dental assisting, including invaluable real-world perspectives from experienced dental assistants and essential information about anatomy and physiology, preventive dentistry, patient care and communication, radiology, pharmacology, anesthesia, assisting in specialty practices, employment strategies, and much more. Upon finishing this program, you’ll be prepared to successfully complete the radiology and infection control portions of the Dental Assisting National Board* exam.

All materials are included. This online certificate program is offered in partnership with major colleges, universities, and other accredited education providers.

HVACR Certified Technician

The HVACR Certified Technician program is a unique, all-inclusive online training that encompasses heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration.

The program is structured to provide an instruction on the skills necessary to installers and technicians who are seeking HVAC certification. This program is truly all-encompassing, because as a part of your tuition, you will receive paid exam vouchers to take exams that lead to the most significant industry certifications. As a part of the program, you will receive vouchers for the following exams: EPA 608 Refrigerant Handling Exam R-410A Refrigerant Handling Qualification Inclusion of card and certificate for refrigerant accreditation Your choice of Excellence or NATE certification tracks:* Stage 1 Certification Exams: HVAC Excellence Work Ready Exams or NATE Service Core Stage 2 Certification Exams: HVAC Excellence AC (specialty exam) or NATE AC Service Level (EPA specialty exam)

Veterinary Assistant

This online program will prepare you to become a productive member of a veterinary team. You’ll learn about every aspect of veterinary assisting, including anatomy and physiology, animal restraint, laboratory sample collection, assisting in surgery and dentistry, prescription preparation, and taking radiographs. You’ll also learn how to interact professionally with clients and gain the expertise you need to educate them about key topics in pet care, such as nutrition, vaccinations, and administering medication. This program is designed for people who want to work at a veterinary hospital and those who are already employed in positions in which they look after animals.

Certified Residential Interior Designer

The online Residential Interior Design Education (R.I.D.E.) program is available to both aspiring designing individuals and interior designers who are wanting to increase their education, career opportunities, and professional status in the interior design industry. The R.I.D.E. certification trains new designers and increases the credentials for designers in current practice.

This program will not only give you the basic skills and background you need to start working as an interior home designer, but the R.I.D.E. credential will also increase your status with potential clients. You will explore the cornerstones of professional design, discover how to plan both visually appealing and functional spaces, and study how interior design has evolved throughout history.

This program will also provide you with an education on ethics that you can apply to your own practice. This resourcefulness of ethical standards will increase your worth as a designer and make you a stronger candidate in the industry.

Upon completion of this program, you will take the Residential Interior Designer Exam (R.I.D.E.) as the final. Also after completion, you can qualify for benefits such as a free one-year Designer Society of America, or DSA designer membership and possible participation in a 40-hour internship through DSA, if you meet certain eligibility requirements.

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

The demand for information security professionals is strong, with a recent report stating “56% of cyber security jobs require CISSP”. The CISSP credential demonstrates in-depth technical knowledge and experience that employers and other industry professionals recognize. Earning the CISSP is considered by many to be a must have for cyber security professionals and for those seeking to specialize in information security. It is also of very high value for IT professionals in other roles who are involved in information security or for those wanting to broaden their skills.

NASM Certified Personal Trainer and Exam Preparation (Voucher Included)

Want to become a leading fitness industry professional and start an exciting career helping others achieve their fitness goals? The NASM Certified Personal Trainer and Exam Preparation is a unique online training program that prepares for the NASM exam, to earn one of the most respected and in-demand certifications in the health and fitness industry. You will use a robust set of available resources (videos, presentations, readings, quizzes, activities) to master health and fitness topics, including nutrition, program design, human movement science, fitness assessments, among others.

This program includes exam preparation, all study materials, as well as the certification exam fee. The NCCA accredited NASM CPT Personal Trainer Exam is taken at a local testing center (PSI), and you can schedule your exam date after completion of the program.

CompTIA Security+ Certification Training (Voucher Included)

IT security is paramount to organizations as cloud computing and mobile devices have changed the way we do business. With the massive amounts of data transmitted and stored on networks throughout the world, it’s essential to have effective security practices in place. That’s where CompTIA Security+ comes in to prepare candidates to fulfill these responsibilities. Get the Security+ certification to show that you have the skills to secure a network and deter hackers and you’re ready for the job.

Maintenance Technician

A Maintenance Technician is required to have a thorough understanding of how machines and systems function to keep them running without breakdowns and maintain service for their expected lifespan and beyond. This program is an intensive overview of skills necessary for manufacturing maintenance from the basic principles of power transfer and rigging safety to PLCs and robotics.

Accounting Fundamentals Series

Accounting Fundamentals

In this course, you’ll learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. You’ll get hands-on experience with handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities. We’ll cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period.

Accounting Fundamentals II

This course will build on the knowledge you gained in Accounting Fundamentals, to provide you with a solid understanding of corporate accounting practices. You’ll explore such topics as special journals, uncollectible accounts receivable, plant assets, depreciation, notes and interest, accrued revenue and expenses, dividends, retained earnings, and various financial reports for corporations.

Grammar Refresher Series

Grammar Refresher

The key to effective writing and speaking is English grammar. Whether you are just now learning the basics of grammar or if you need a refresher, this course will help you develop the foundational skills you need. In this course, you’ll explore the eight parts of speech, punctuation and mechanics, foundational sentence construction, and we’ll even get into the details of phrases, clauses, problem words, common grammar mistakes, and much more! An instructor will guide you every step of the way as you learn grammar through hands-on, practical exercises. You’ll also learn through short videos, examples, and even fun games. Take your writing and speaking to the next level of excellence!

Grammar Refresher II

Take your grammar and writing skills to the next level! In this course, you’ll review the foundational elements of grammar, including the parts of speech, and master the basics of punctuation and mechanics.

Next, you’ll explore sentence structure, nouns and pronouns, and you’ll work with the different kinds of verb tenses. You’ll also explore adjective and adverb use and be introduced to some “best practices” for using these parts of speech effectively in your writing.

Then, you’ll take a look at phrases and clauses, as well as parallelism, coordination, and subordination. You’ll see how different phrases and clauses fit together in sentences so that your writing is clear, concise, and meaningful.

Finally, you’ll put your skills to work as you explore some different kinds of business writing, paragraph writing, and even formal essay writing. By the time you’re done with the course, you’ll not only have the advanced grammar skills you need, you’ll also understand how to use those skills in practical ways.

A to Z Grant Writing Series

A to Z Grant Writing

A to Z Grant Writing is an invigorating and informative course that will equip you with the skills and tools you need to enter the exciting field of grant writing! You’ll learn how to raise needed funds by discovering how and where to look for potential funders who are a good match for your organization. You’ll also learn how to network and develop true partnerships with a variety of funders, how to organize a successful grant writing campaign, and how to put together a complete proposal package.

A to Z Grant Writing II - Beyond the Basics

Are you ready to continue your journey into the world of grants? You’ll learn how to create a fundraising plan for all types of grantmakers. In addition, you’ll explore websites for finding and reviewing corporate, foundation, and government grant funding opportunities and grant application guidelines.

Medical Terminology Series

Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach

This course teaches medical terminology from an anatomical approach. Root terms are divided by each body system. The origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage is provided for each root term. Word Associations are provided as a learning tool. Unusual and interesting information is provided in regards to each term. Root terms are combined with prefixes and suffixes as your learning will culminate in the interpretation of several paragraphs of medical notes.

Medical Terminology II: A Focus on Human Disease

Take a journey through the human body and learn medical terminology related to all 11 of its organ systems. In this course, we discuss diseases of the cardiovascular, lymphatic, respiratory, nervous, skeletal, muscular, integumentary (skin), urinary, digestive, and male and female reproductive systems. We also go over different diagnostic and treatment procedures for each system. As you progress through the course, you’ll learn the meaning of many prefixes, root words, and suffixes, and you’ll greatly increase your medical terminology vocabulary!

SQL Series

Introduction to SQL

Learn the key concepts of Structured Query Language (SQL), and gain a solid working knowledge of this powerful and universal database programming language.

In this course, you’ll learn about the basic structure of relational databases and how to read and write simple and complex SQL statements and advanced data manipulation techniques. By the end of this course, you’ll have a solid working knowledge of structured query language. You’ll feel confident in your ability to write SQL queries to create tables; retrieve data from single or multiple tables; delete, insert, and update data in a database; and gather significant statistics from data stored in a database.

Intermediate SQL

In this course, you’ll learn advanced techniques that will enable you to write powerful queries that perform complicated searches and sorts on your data. By the end of this course, you’ll be able to use a wide range of advanced SQL techniques with confidence. Your new skills with databases will enhance your competitiveness in the technical fields of software development and database administration.

There are hundreds of other courses available through Ed2Go, please visit www.ed2go.com/accc to view our entire catalog.

Note: Ed2Go classes are not valid as prerequisites and do not transfer.