Business Administration for the IT Professional Certificate

Business Administration for the IT Professional Certificate

Employers repeatedly report that many prospective hires and current employees have excellent technical skills but do not have the soft skills, business acumen and leadership understanding in order to work effectively in today’s cross functional environment. This program is designed to provide the individual new to the workforce with individual leadership skills, project management principles, process understanding and improvement along with the basic business acumen to work effectively and efficiently.

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This WIA Title I financially assisted program or activity is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. If you need special assistance to participate in this program, call (714) 562-9200. TDD/TTY users, please call the California Relay Service at (800) 735-2922 or 711. Please call 48 hours in advance to allow the Orange County One-Stop Center to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to this program.

Business Administration for the IT Professional Certificate

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt
21 hours, 2.1 CEUs

This accelerated Lean Six Sigma Green Belt program allows students to learn Lean Six Sigma methodology and earn a certification by passing an examination administrated at the end of the class. Students will learn both Lean and Six Sigma Principles and terminologies. They will be able to distinguish and implement the roles and responsibilities of Lean Six Sigma into an organization. Students will learn valuable tools to save a business or organization money by streamlining processes using the DMACI method to assuring quality remains high and errors low.
 

SharePoint Foundation 2013 Site User
8 hours, 0.8 CEUs

In this course, students will learn about and use a SharePoint Team Site to access, store, and share information and documents.                                                                               

 

Excel Level One
16 hours, 1.6 CEUs

In this course, students will use Microsoft® Office Excel® 2013 to create spreadsheets and workbooks that you can use to store, manipulate, and share your data.

 

Excel Level Two
16 hours, 1.6 CEUs

Students will build upon the foundational Microsoft® Office Excel® 2013 knowledge and skills already acquired and learn to create advanced workbooks and worksheets, including advanced formulas, tables, PivotTables, PivotCharts and data filtering.

 

Excel Level Three
16 hours, 1.6 CEUs

In this course, students will learn some of the more advanced features of Excel, including automating common tasks, auditing workbooks to avoid errors, sharing data with other people, analyzing data, and using Excel data in other applications.

 

Excel MOS Exam and Exam Prep
The MOS EXCEL exam is designed by Microsoft to test a candidate's ability to use an Office application in a way that's more closely aligned with how they would use it daily in a work environment.

 

Powerful Presentations
8 hours, 0.8 CEUs

The ability to effectively present information to groups of people is essential. Whether motivating a team, facilitating a department meeting, conducting a training session or delivering a keynote address. This course provides students with specific strategies and techniques regarding preparation, delivery, organization, use of visuals, room set up and more. The course includes time to practice skills learned.

 

Project Management - Level 1 - Project Management Fundamentals
24 hours, 2.4 CEUs

This course covers the fundamentals of managing projects. Participants explore complex topics in project management while deepening their understanding of planning and controlling processes. Participants will demonstrate an understanding of concepts, tools and ways to manage projects to achieve positive outcomes. Principles and techniques are applied to real world projects.

 

Introduction to Business Administration and Models
8 hours, 0.8 CEUs

In order to work effectively and efficiently in today's cross functional business team environment, all members of the workforce need to understand the goals of business functional areas including sales, marketing, finance, supply chain, etc. This course provides an overview of these business departments and functional areas as well as an understanding of various business models.

 

Effective Individual and Team Leadership: Essential Skills for the Workplace
24 hours, 2.4 CEUs

Today, all career paths require practical and proven individual leadership skills and understanding of business processes. Individuals in information technology focused fields must be able to work closely with others throughout various business functional areas. Learn practical and proven tools to improve these interactions, increase effectiveness and enhance productivity. Individual leadership tools for workforce readiness include interpersonal communications, authentic listening skills, team decision making skills, lean team problem solving, and customer service. An individual development plan, coaching and much more enhance this course.

Business Administration for the IT Professional Certificate

  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt $2,100.00
  • SharePoint Foundation 2013 Site User $395.00
  • Excel Level One $295.00
  • Excel Level Two $295.00
  • Excel Level Three $295.00
  • Excel MOS Exam and Exam Prep $200.00
  • Powerful Presentations $300.00
  • Project Management - Level 1 - Project Management Fundamentals $750.00
  • Introduction to Business Administration and Models $950.00
  • Effective Individual and Team Leadership: Essential Skills for the Workplace $1,050.00

Courses are offered online and scheduled to meet your needs.