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    Office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development
    Engineering Bldg., Room 213
    3001 North Beauregard Street
    Alexandria, VA 22311-5097
    Credit Courses: call (703) 845-6200.
    Non-credit Courses: call (703) 845-6240

    Continuing Education and Workforce Development offers a non-credit Community Program three times a year on a seasonal basis. Our fall program will begin the week of August 4. THIS IS A TENTATIVE LIST OF COURSES. Additions and deletions will be made to this list. The fall catalog will be distributed through the U.S. Postal Service to the zip codes served by the campus. If you do not receive a catalog and would like one, please call 703- 845-6240 or 703-845-6280 and ask for one to be sent.


    Buying a Personal Computer
    Computer Skills for the Workplace (on line)
    Digital Photography Output! (on-line)
    HTML I: Introduction to Web Page Development
    HTML II: Advanced Web Page Design
    Imaging for the Web using Fireworks 4 (on-line)
    Introduction to the Internet for Seniors
    Introduction to C++ Programming
    Intermediate Programming in C++
    Introduction to Dreamweaver 4 (on-line)
    Intro to Microsoft Access (on line)
    Intro to Microsoft Excel (on line)
    Intro to Microsoft PowerPoint (on line)
    Intro to Microsoft Word (on line)
    Introduction to PC Troubleshooting (on line)
    Introduction to Photoshop 7 (on line)
    Introduction to Windows XP (on line)
    JAVA for the Absolute Beginner (on-line)
    Network +
    Microsoft FrontPage 2002 (on-line)
    Microsoft Publisher (on line)
    Oracle Developer 2000 Certificate Program
    Introduction to Oracle SQL
    Oracle PL/SQL
    Introduction to Oracle Forms 5.0 (Developer 2000)
    Advanced Oracle Forms 5.0 (Developer 2000)
    Oracle Reports 3.0 (Developer 2000)
    Oracle Database Administration
    Oracle Database Administrator I
    Oracle Database Administrator II
    PC’s for Seniors
    Performing Payroll in Quickbooks (on-line)
    Photoshop 7 for the Absolute Beginner (on line)
    Trading Worldwide in Nine Weeks (on-line)
    Windows File and Disk Management (on-line)
    Windows Review for Busy People
    You’ve Had a PC for a While, Now What?


    Accent Reduction
    Advanced Writing Workshop
    Afternoon (level B, C)
    Conversational English: Intermediate
    Conversational English: Advanced
    ESL for the Workplace
    Evening (all levels)
    Intensive (all levels)
    Intermediate Writing Workshop
    Mid-Semester Grammar Review
    Saturday (level B, C)
    TOEFL Test Preparation
    Word Processing for ESL Students


    GED Preparation (on line)
    GMAT Preparation (on line)
    GRE Preparation I (on-line)
    GRE Preparation II (on-line)
    LSAT Preparation I (on-line)
    LSAT Preparation II (on-line)
    SAT/ACT Preparation I (on-line)
    SAT/ACT Preparation II (on-line)
    TOEFL Test Preparation


    Achieving Success with Difficult People (on-line)
    Basic Automotive Maintenance and Problem-solving
    Basic Motorcycle Maintenance
    Basic Upholstery
    Beginning Arabic
    Beginning Conversational French
    Conquer Your Stress (on-line)
    Debt Elimination Techniques That Work (on-line)
    Dream Interpretation
    Driver Improvement
    French Art in Washington’s Major Museums
    How to Conduct Feng Shui Consultations
    Intermediate Arabic
    Intermediate Modern Dance Repertory
    Introduction to Feng Shui
    Introduction to Great Highland Bagpipes
    Introduction to Investing
    Introduction to Massage Therapy
    Introduction to Natural Health and Healing (on-line)
    Introduction to Stained Glass
    Monet and Manet: Impressionist Reflections
    Motorcycle Rider Training
    Painless Pop Piano
    Pleasures of Poetry (on-line)
    Stress Reduction Through Mindfulness Meditation
    Successful Real Estate Investing
    They Call it Modern, But is it Art?
    Travel Writing (on line)


    Business Information Technology Management Certificate Program
    Business Etiquette
    Business Grammar
    Business Writing
    Editing Technical DocumentsEffective Business Meetings
    Effective Delegation for Managers
    Commercial Driver Improvement Clinic
    Fundamentals of Technical Writing (on-line)
    Introduction to Acquisition
    Nurse Aide Education Program
    Nurse Aide Review Course
    Paralegal Certificate Program (on line)
    Payroll Certification Series:
    Beginning Payroll
    Intermediate Payroll
    Advanced Payroll
    Performing Payroll in Quickbooks (on-line)
    Professional Tractor-Trailer Driver Training Program
    Project Management Best Practices for Small Business Growth
    Trading Worldwide in Nine Weeks (on line)
    Taxes for Small Business



    Office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development
    8333 Little River Turnpike
    Annandale, VA 22003-3796
    For Non-Credit Courses (listed below): Call (703) 323-3168
    For Credit Courses: Call (703) 323-3400

This list of courses is subject to change. Some classes will begin in mid September. Flyers with course descriptions will be bulk mailed to area homes by the end of August. Please call if you do not receive a flyer by the first week of September. Registration for classes is on a first-come, first-served basis and may be limited. Check the Web address listed above for the most current information.

    Bookkeeping for Small Business
    Business Etiquette – Western Style
    Business Information Technology Management Certificate Program
    Introduction to Information Technology Systems Management
    Systems Analysis Management
    Business Process Re-engineering Management
    Project Management
    Microsoft Project 2000
    Information Systems Security Management
    Data Communications Management
    Business Writing Tips
    Effective Use of Immigration Laws in Recruiting
    Food Service Sanitation
    Growing a Small Business
    Hiring the Best: Competency-Based Behavioral Interviewing Strategies That Work!
    HR’s Role in Organizational Development & Change Management
    Human Resources Law
    Human Resource Management Certificate Program
    Introduction to Compensation
    Introduction to Employee Benefits
    Managing Employee Performance
    Managing Workforce Diversity
    Principles of Human Resource Management
    Project Management
    Selecting/Working with Consultants & Human Resource Information Systems
    Starting a Small Business
    Starting & Operating a Wedding Consultant Business
    Successful Recruitment, Selection and Placement
    Training Design and Implementation

    Accessing Recreational, Cultural, & Community Service Opportunities
    Adapted Introduction to MS Word & Excel 2000
    Business Skills Training
    Career Assessment and Planning
    Goal Setting and Career Planning
    Healthy, Flavorful Ethnic Cooking
    Job Counseling and Support Group
    Job Exploration
    Job Training Apprenticeship
    Life 101
    Personal Life Coaching

    Cartooning for Kids – Introduction, Advanced
    Clay Animation Workshop

    A+ Certification Preparation – Core, Operating Systems Technology
    AutoCAD - Introductory
    AutoCAD - Level I +
    C Language Programming - Introduction, Advanced
    C++ Programming - Introduction, Intermediate
    Certified Network Cabling Technician Program
    Computers and Internet for Seniors
    HTML 1 – Introduction to Web Page Development
    HTML 2 – Advanced Web Page Design (with Dreamweaver 4 Option)
    HTML 3 – Dynamic HTML with Cascading Style Sheets
    Java Programming - Introduction, Intermediate, Advanced
    Jazz Up Your Web Pages with JavaScript
    Local Area Networks - Introduction
    Macromedia’s Fireworks 4 for Windows- Introduction
    MS Access for Office 2000 - Introduction, Intermediate, Programming
    MS Excel for Office 2000 – Introduction, Intermediate
    MS PowerPoint for Office 2000 – Introduction, Intermediate
    MS Project 2000
    MS Word for Office 2000 - Introduction, Intermediate
    Oracle Database Administration – Level I & II
    Oracle SQL & PL/SQL - Version 9i - Introduction, Advanced
    Personal Computers - Windows 98/Office 2000 - Introduction
    PhotoShop 6.0 – Introduction, Intermediate
    Smalltalk with Extreme Programming (XP) - Introduction
    Solaris/Linux Network Administration
    Solaris/Linux System Administration – I, II & III
    Technology Retraining Internship Program (TRIP)
    Typed Logic Programming - Introduction
    UNIX - Introduction
    UNIX Scripting Tools
    UNIX Shell Programming - Introduction
    Visual Basic 6.0 Programming for Windows - Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced
    Visual Basic – Moving from 6.0 to Visual Basic .NET
    Web Developer CEU Certificate Program
    HTML – Level 1
    HTML – Level 2
    Dreamweaver MX – Level 1
    Dreamweaver MX – Level 2
    Photoshop 7 – Basic Skills
    Photoshop 7 – Web Production
    Fireworks MX – Introduction
    Flash MX – Introduction
    Wide Area Networks - I & II
    Windows 98/ME/XP - Learning to Operate
    Windows 2000 Professional
    Windows 2000 Server Administration
    Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure
    Windows XP Professional – Installing, Configuring & Administering
    XML – Introduction

CONSUMER HEALTH – Medical Education Center
    Awareness Through Movement – The Feldenkrais Method
    Balancing Hormones Naturally
    Freedom From Headaches
    Live Life Free from Allergies
    Natural Approach to Low Back Pain Management
    Natural Solutions to Breathing Problems
    Staying Fit While You Sit
    Understanding Fibromyalgia
    What Your Mother Never Told You About Surviving Perimenopause, Menopause, and Beyond
    Five Secrets to Permanent Weight Loss

    Advanced Composition - Evenings
    Advanced Reading & Discussion - Mornings & Evenings
    Business Communication for ESL Students - Mornings & Evenings
    Discussion of Current Events and Issues - Evenings & Saturdays
    English Pronunciation for ESL Students - Evenings
    Grammar Clinic for ESL Students - Evenings
    Intensive Pronunciation Workshop - Afternoons
    Intensive Reading and Writing - Afternoons
    Intensive Speaking and Listening - Afternoons
    Intensive Writing Workshop - Afternoons
    Introduction to American Culture- Evenings
    Methods of Teaching ESL-Evenings
    Microsoft Office for ESL Students – Mornings & Evenings
    Reading and Writing - Evenings, Mornings, Saturdays
    Speaking & Listening - Evenings, Mornings, Saturdays
    TOEFL Test Preparation - Mornings, Evenings, Saturdays
    Word Processing for ESL Students - Evenings
    Writing about Current Events and Issues - Evenings & Saturdays

    Arabic for the Beginner
    Basic Conversational German
    Basic Conversational Spanish – I & II
    Beginning 35mm Photography
    Body Language - First Impressions
    Body Language in Love & Romance
    Buying the Perfect Home
    Choosing & Qualifying for a Mortgage
    Conversational French - Beginning
    Fundamentals of Interior Design
    How to Relocate Overseas Like a Pro
    Introduction to Feng Shui
    Italian – Beginner’s
    The Joy of Tea

HEALTHCARE & TECHNICAL SKILLS – Medical Education Center
    ACLS Prep
    ACLS Certification - Provider
    Advanced Physical Assessment for RN’s
    Basic EKG Rhythm Interpretation
    Basic Trauma Life Support
    Cancer Registry Management
    Certified Nurse Aide Training - (CNA)
    Clinical Research Associate and Coordinator Training
    Clinical Technician - Acute Care
    CPR/BLS Instructor - Trainer Training
    CPR/BLS Instructor Training
    CPR/BLS HeartSaver Instructor Training
    CPR in Spanish
    Dental Assistant, Chairside - DA
    Dental Radiation Safety Seminar
    EKGs for ACLS
    Family & Friends CPR
    Health Care Provider CPR
    Health Care Provider CPR - Renewal
    HeartSaver CPR - Adult
    HeartSaver CPR - Adult & Pediatric
    HeartSaver CPR – Infant & Child
    Limited Radiography
    Medical/Dental Office Manager
    Medical/Dental Office Receptionist Training
    Medical Office Assistant - MOA
    PALS Certification - Provider
    Patient Care Assistant Training - PCA
    Pediatric Trauma Life Support
    Phlebotomy for Beginners
    Registered Nurse - Return to Practice
    Standard First Aid Program
    Step Up Your Knowledge
    Teaching in Healthcare
    12 Steps to HIPAA Compliance: Physician’s Edition
    Wilderness Responder First Aid

    ONLINE COURSES – http://www.ed2go.com/nvccan
    A to Z Grantwriting
    Accounting Fundamentals
    Achieving Success with Difficult People
    Achieving Top Search Engine Positions
    Advanced A+ Certification Online – Hardware & Operating Systems II
    Advanced MS Word 97/2000
    Advanced Web Pages
    After the Marriage Ends
    Basic A+ Certification Online – Hardware I
    Basics of Building an Online Business
    Business and Marketing Writing
    CCNA 2.0 Prep – 1, 2, 3
    CGI Programming for the Web
    Computer Keyboarding
    Creating a Successful Business Plan
    Creating Web Graphics
    Creating Web Pages (HTML)
    Debt Elimination Techniques That Work
    Designing Effective Websites
    Discover Digital Photography
    Dreamweaver 4.0 - Introduction
    eBook Publishing Essentials
    Effective Selling
    Fast Track Fund Raising
    Food and Fitness to Fight Cancer
    Fundamentals of Technical Writing
    GED Preparation
    Genealogy Basics
    Getting Organized with Outlook
    GMAT Preparation
    Grammar for ESL
    Grammar Refresher
    Growing Plants for Fun and Profit
    Imaging for the Web Using Fireworks
    Intermediate A+ Certification Online - Operating Systems I
    Introduction to Adobe Acrobat 5
    Introduction to Database Development
    Introduction to Flash MX
    Introduction to Microsoft FrontPage 2002
    Introduction to Natural Health & Healing
    Introduction to Networking
    Introduction to PC Troubleshooting
    Introduction to Perl Programming
    Introduction to PhotoShop 7
    Introduction to PhotoShop 6
    Introduction to QuickBooks
    Introduction to Oracle
    Introduction to SQL
    Introduction to the Internet
    Introduction to Visual Basic 6.0
    Introduction to Windows 2000 Professional
    Introduction to Windows XP
    Introduction to XML
    Java for the Absolute Beginner
    Java 2 Programming - Introduction, Intermediate
    JavaScript Programming for the Web
    Job Search Strategies
    Keys to Effective Editing
    Learn to Buy & Sell on eBay
    Managing Technology
    Marketing Your Business or Organization on the Internet
    Microsoft Publisher
    Outdoor Survival Techniques
    Navigating Your Palm Pilot
    Network+ Certification Prep
    Performing Payroll in QuickBooks
    PhotoShop 6 for the Absolute Beginner
    Photoshop 7 for the Absolute Beginner
    Practical Financial Management for Small Business
    Project Management @ E-Speed
    Quicken for Windows
    Resume Writing Workshop
    Secrets of Better Photography
    Solving Discipline Problems at Home
    Speed Spanish
    Start and Operate Your Own Home-Based Business
    Start Your Own Consulting Practice
    Stress S.O.S. for Women
    The Craft of Magazine Writing
    Travel Writing
    12 Steps to a Successful Job Search
    Windows File & Disk Management
    Write Like a Pro
    Writeriffic: Creativity Training for Writers

    Connecting to Higher States of Consciousness
    Finding a Career You Will Love
    How to Get People to Do What You Want – and Like It!
    Parents, Children & Divorce – Parent Education Seminar
    Parents of Gifted Children Discussion Group
    Speed Reading & Comprehension
    Tai Chi for Health – I & II
    The Power of Self Hypnosis
    Turbo Charge Your Memory



    Office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development
    1000 Harry Flood Byrd Highway
    Sterling, VA 20164
    (703) 450-2551 or (703) 450-2552

    The Loudoun Campus Continuing Education offers classes throughout the year. The fall 2003 program will begin the week of September 15. A Continuing Education Flyer will be mailed the week of August 19. If you have not received a flyer, please call the office at (703) 450-2551 or (703) 450-2552. View our flyer on the Web! www.nvcc.edu/loudoun/continuing.

    3-D Animation - Level I & II
    Adobe After Effects
    Adobe Illustrator, Intro & Intermediate
    Adobe Photoshop I & II
    Digital Photography
    Multimedia Presentation
    Quicktime VR
    Self-Expression Through Art

    Capability Maturity Models
    Configuration Management Tools
    Conflict Resolution
    Effective Network Marketing
    Effective Process Definition
    Internet Research
    Internet Security and Firewalls
    ISO 9000 Courses
    MS Internet Information Server
    MS Office
    Negotiation Skills
    Project Management
    Project Management Communications
    Quality Management & Assurance
    Risk and Change Management
    Team Dynamics
    Systems Analysis of Information Systems
    WML & WAP for Mobile Commerce

    CAD AutoCAD
    CISCO Networking
    Client/Server Computing
    Computer Networking and Security
    Configuration Management/Unix
    Dental Office Administration
    Digital Video Production
    English As A Second Language
    Healthcare Administration
    Healthcare Administration & Professional Development Skills
    Horticultural Therapy
    Intensive College Prep
    Internet Networking
    Java Enterprise Application Development
    LAMP: The Open Source Web Platform
    Microsoft Office
    Microsoft Solution Developer
    Microsoft SQL Server
    Multimedia and Web Design
    Oracle Database
    Photography and Emerging Imaging
    Private Investigation
    Professional Development Skills
    Project Management
    Project Management & Information Technology
    Web and Internet Programming
    Webmaster Certificate Program

    3-D Animation I & II
    Active Server Pages
    Adobe After Effects
    Adobe Golive
    Adobe Illustrator Intro & Intermediate
    Adobe Photoshop I & II – Windows
    Adobe Premiere, I & II
    Advanced Multimedia Design
    Authorware Attain
    AutoCAD Courses
    C Language
    CGI Scripting Using PERL Language
    Capability Maturity Models
    Charts & Graphs for Excel, Access & Word
    Cisco Routers
    Client Server
    Coldfusion: Building Database-Bound Applications on the Web
    Computer Crime & Privacy
    Configuration Management Courses
    Creating & Extracting Attributes
    C-Sharp Intro
    Crystal Reports
    Data Modeling and Database Design
    Digital Photography
    Digital Video Production Courses
    Dynamic HTML
    Enterprise Java Design Patterns
    Enterprise JavaBeans Intro
    Final Cut Pro
    Flash – Intro. & Adv.
    Frontpage for Designers
    HTML Authoring and WWW Publishing
    HTML for Designers
    Internet Security and Firewalls
    Internetworking and Networking Design
    Java I & II
    Java & XML
    Java Data Objects
    Java Message Service
    Java Network Programming
    Java Server Pages
    Java Servlets
    Java Swing & JFC
    Javascript I & II
    JDeveloper Intro
    JDeveloper Object Oriented Programming
    JDBC – Intro to Java DB Application Development
    LAN Switching & CISCO Catalyst Switches
    Linux & Apache Web Server
    Macromedia Director
    Macromedia Fireworks
    Managing Sound for Multimedia
    MS Access
    MS Access Programming with Visual Basic
    MS Excel
    MS Internet Information Server
    MS Powerpoint
    MS SQL Server 2000
    MS SQL Server Using Transact-SQL
    MS Word
    MS Net Framework & Tools
    Migrating from Windows NT 4.0 to MS Windows 2000
    Motion Graphics Design
    Multimedia Courses
    Network Security
    Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
    OLE & Raster Images
    Oracle Database Administration
    Oracle Forms
    Oracle JDeveloper Courses
    Oracle PL/SQL & Procedure Builder
    Oracle Portal
    Oracle Reports
    Oracle SQL & SQL Plus
    Oracle WebDB
    Paper Space in AutoCAD
    PHP & MySQL Programming
    Printing, Plotting & Design
    Quicktime VR
    Security Essentials
    Security Policies & Procedures
    SOAP Using Java
    Software Configuration Management
    Software Testing
    SQL Server
    UML for Object Oriented Analysis and Design
    Unix Courses
    Unix/Linux Security
    Video for the Internet
    Visual Studio.NET
    Web Design for Designers, Adv.
    Web Graphics Using PhotoShop
    Web Services Using Java
    Web Site User Interface
    Windows 2000/98 Intro
    Windows 2000 Directory Services
    Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure
    Windows 2000 Professional
    Windows 2000 Security, Designing
    Windows 2000 Server Administration
    Webmaster Training
    XML: Extensible Markup Language
    XML Programming
    XSL Introduction

    The American Experience: A Certificate Program
    ESL Academic Certification Program
    ESL Advanced Courses
    ESL and American Business Certificate
    ESL Core Courses
    ESL for Business Certificate Program
    ESL GMAT Prep
    ESL – Intensive Program – Reading & Writing
    ESL Intensive Program – Speaking & Listening
    Spanish for the Workplace
    TOEFL Preparation

    Aviation, Intro
    Applique, Beginning
    Basic 35MM Photography Courses
    Confident Public Speaking
    Dog Obedience
    For Sale By Owner
    Investment and Financial Planning Strategies
    Managing Change and Conflict Resolution
    Music Instruction, Individual and Group
    Private Investigation
    Quilting Courses
    Writing for Publication
    Writing for the Web

    Aerobics - High/Low Impact
    Aerobics - Step
    Healing Touch Techniques
    Seeding Change
    Trim and Tone

    Designing and Building a Dry Stone Wall
    Designing and Building a Stone Walkway
    Horticultural Therapy Courses
    Indoor and Tropical Plants
    Indoor Gardening
    Landscape Plants

    Confident Public Speaking
    Conflict Resolution Skills
    Effective Public Presentations
    Managing with Behavioral Objectives
    Negotiation Skills
    People Network Marketing Skills
    Performance Evaluation Skills
    Professional Communication Skills
    Project Management
    Project Management Communications
    Spanish for the Workplace
    Supervisory/Management Skills
    Team Dynamics


    Driver Improvement
    Motorcycle Training – Novice, Advanced, Sidecar & On-Street Training
    Parents, Children and Divorce
    Private Pilot Written Test Preparation



    Office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development
    6901 Sudley Road
    Manassas, VA 20109-2399
    (703) 257-6630 (Registration information)
    703-361-5269 (Fax)
    703-257-6634 (Contract training information)
www.nvcc.edu/manassas/continuing (Online registration available 24/7)

    The following courses are tentatively scheduled for the fall. A brochure listing course titles, class dates, and fees will be mailed to area residents. However, anyone seeking detailed course descriptions and other class information should go to the Web address at www.nvcc.edu/manassas/continuing. Online registration is available 24/7. Also, any new classes added after this printing will be posted on the Web site. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis and many classes fill quickly.

    Professional Development
Chart Your Career Future: The Individual Development Plan
    Coaching and Counseling for Results
    Customer Service: How to Keep Customers
    Love Your Audience…And They Will Love You
    Negotiation Strategies and Tactics
    Project Management
    Supervisory Skills
    Telecommuting 101

Small Business Development
    Entrepreneurship: The Business Plan I & II

    Will return next summer

    A+ Computer Service Technician Program

    A+ Certificate Preparation I
    A+ Certificate Preparation II

Cisco Certification Preparation
    Cisco Network Router Training: Understanding and Designing LANs
    Installation and Management of Cisco Local Area Networks

Computer Applications Training
    Personal Computer: Introduction
    Windows 98/ME

Computer Programming
    JAVA Programming
    Visual Basic.NET Programming

Computer Training Courses for Windows 2000/ (MCSA) Preparation
Microsoft Win 2000 Professional
    Windows 2000 Server
    Managing a Microsoft Windows 2000 Network
    MS Win 2000 Network Infrastructure
    Microsoft Office 2000 Certificate Program

    Microsoft Access
    Microsoft Excel
    Microsoft Excel Expert Level
    Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft Word
    Microsoft Word Expert Level

Network+ Technician Training
    Oracle Certification Prep.

    Introduction to Oracle SQL
    Oracle PL/SQL Programming
    Oracle Performance Tuning
    Oracle Backup and Recovery
    Oracle Fundamentals

Security+ (CompTIA)
    Web Certificate Program

    HTML: Web Authoring, Level I & II
    Photoshop: Basic Skills I
    Photoshop: Web Production
    Web Developer Project

Web Skills Training: Advanced
    Introduction to SQL
    Dynamic HTML
    Create Data-Driven Web Sites Using Coldfusion
    Active Server Page (ASP)
    Introduction to XML
    B2B Electronic Commerce

    Individual Excellence
    Grammar Refresher
    Get Funny!
    Fast Track Fund Raising
    Non-Profit Management
    Give That Speech
    Effective Spelling
    Speed Spanish
    Project Management @ E-Speed
    Intro to PC Troubleshooting
    Windows XP
    Intro to the Game Industry
    Intro to Red Hat Linux
    Creating User Requirement Docs
    Buy/Lease a Car Like a Pro
    Debt Elimination Techniques That Work
    Stocks, Bonds & Investing – Oh My!
    Learn to Buy and Sell on eBay
    Insurance: Unraveling the Maze
    Introduction to Stock Options
    Online Investing
    Start Your Own Consulting Practice
    Basics to Building an Online Business
    Marketing Your Business or Organization on the Internet
    Laws of the Business Jungle
    Start and Operate Your Own Home-based Business
    Fundamentals of Technical Writing
    eBook Publishing Essentials
    The Keys to Effective Editing
    Business & Marketing Writing
    Your Screenwriting Career
    Write Like a Pro
    A to Z Grantwriting
    Travel Writing
    Write Your Life Story

    CDL Driver Improvement
    Driver Improvement

    Basic Car Maintenance
    Basket Making
    Be a Notary Public
    Cake Decorating
    Candy Making
    Civil War Topics
    Creative Writing
    Diamonds: An Educated Consumer
    Electric for Homeowners
    Floral Designing
    Food Service Sanitation
    Framing, Matting & More
    Fun with Art History
    Home Repairs: Do It Yourself and Save!
    Interior Design
    Parents, Children & Divorce
    Photography Courses
    Plumbing for Homeowners
    Stained Glass
    Tea Etiquette
    Turbo Charge Your Memory
    Watercolor: Introduction

    Basics of Massage for Personal Use
    Comforting Touch
    Making the Transition to Vegetarianism
    Positive Attitude: Your Power Behind All Powers
    Setting Higher Goals: A Secret to Stay Ever Young, Healthy and Successful

    German: Conversational
    Italian: Conversational
    Korean: Conversational
    Spanish: Conversational
    Vietnamese: Conversational

    Acting for the Camera
    Breaking into Movie and Television Acting
    Clogging: Beginning
    Guitar: Beginning

    Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement
    Real Estate Investing: Beginning and Advanced
    Successful Money Management

    Basic Construction Cost Estimating
    Basic Contractor Licensing
    Blueprint Reading
    Other Construction and Building Trades Courses

    SAT Preparation for English
    SAT Preparation for Math



    College Information - Call (703) 878-5700
    Credit Courses - Call (703) 878-5734
    Non-Credit - Call (703) 878-5770
    Division of Continuing Education
    15200 Neabsco Mills Road
    Woodbridge, VA 22191

    The following courses are being planned for the fall 2003 semester. Additions and deletions will be made. A flyer giving detailed course and registration information will be mailed to all residences in Woodbridge in late July. On-line registration begins July 23, 2003. In-person registration begins on August 4, 2003, and classes begin on August 25, 2003 . For more information, call the Division of Continuing Education ~ Woodbridge Campus at (703) 878-5770.

  • Denotes Career Certificate Programs/Tracks

    A to Z Grantwriting
    Accounting Fundamentals
    Achieving Success with Difficult People
    Assisting Aging Parents
    Debt Elimination Techniques that Work
    Enjoying European Art Online
    Getting Organized with Outlook
    Growing Plants for Fun and Profit
    Introduction to PC Troubleshooting
    Introduction to QuickBooks
    Introduction to the Internet
    Laws of the Business Jungle
    Navigate Your Palm Pilot
    101 Tips and Tricks for the iMac and Macintosh
    Online Investing
    Performing Payroll in QuickBooks
    The Craft of Magazine Writing
    Windows File and Disk Management
    Write Your Life Story
    Your Screenwriting Career


  • Human Resources Development & Management
    Benefiting from Workforce Diversity
    Business Communication
    Employee Benefits & Compensation: Introduction
    Employee Performance Appraisal Systems
    Human Resource Management
    Interpersonal Skills & Techniques
    Legal and Ethical Issues in HR
    Organizational Change and Development
    Successful Personnel Recruitment, Selection & Placement

Management Studies
    Leadership Skills for the Millennium
    Supervision Skills for Successful Leaders

  • Office Assistant Certificate Program
    Essential Communication Skills
    Office Administration
    Powerful Office Skills
    Technology Skills for the Office Assistant
    Writing as a Business Tool

  • Paralegal Certificate
    Client Accounting for the Law Office
    Contract Law

    Discovery: Interviewing & Investigation
    Legal Research and Writing
    Legal Research using the Internet
    Paralegal Studies: Introduction
    Public Records Retrieval Specialist

    Build a Web Page for Kids (Age 12+)
    Cartooning for Fun
    Cartooning for Fun: Advanced
    Chess for Beginners (10 – 13)
    Jazz Dance
    Keyboarding/Word-processing for Kids (Grades 4-6)

    Computer Basics
    Computer Basics & the Internet for Seniors
    Computer Keyboarding
    Computer for ESL Students
    Introduction to C Programming (
    Java Programming Levels I & II
    Microsoft Access 2000 - (Levels 1 & 2)
    Microsoft Excel 2000- (Levels 1 & 2)
    Microsoft PowerPoint 2000 (Levels 1 & 2)
    Microsoft Publisher 2000
    Microsoft Word 2000 (Levels 1 & 2)
    Windows 2000: Introduction

  • A+ Certificate Program (Computer Service Technician)
    A+ Certification Preparation I: Hardware
    A+ Certification Preparation II: Software

  • Adobe Certificate Program

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate preparation

     CISCO I: Basic Concepts in Internetworking
    CISCO II: Design, Installation & Management of Cisco LANs
    CISCO IV: IPX basics & LAN Segmentation
    CISCO V: Router Configuration & Support for WANs

Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)
    Windows 2000 Professional
    Windows 2000 Server

  • Oracle Database Administration Certificate
    Oracle I: Intro. to Oracle SQL
    Oracle II: Intro. to Oracle PL/SQL
    Oracle 9i Backup and Recovery
    Oracle 9i Database Administration – Parts 1 & 2
    Oracle 9i Network Administration
    Oracle 9i Performance Tuning

  • Unix System Administration Certificate
    Introduction to UNIX/Linux
    UNIX/Linux System Administration Parts I & II

  • Web Page Developer Certificate Program
    ASP: Levels I, II, III
    HTML: Comprehensive
    HTML: Designing for Accessibility & Usability
    HTML: Style Sheets
    Internet Legal Basics
    JavaScript: Advanced Techniques
    JavaScript Basics
    Macromedia DreamWeaver: Level I & II
    Web Graphics: Introduction
    Web Page Development: Introduction
    Web Streaming Multimedia
    XML: Introduction

    Driver Improvement

    Computer Skills for ESL Students
    ESL - Basic Communication Skills
    ESL – Conversation and Listening
    ESL- Reading, Writing, and Adv. Conversation

    Basic Home Repairs
    Basic Painting with Oil or Acrylics
    Choosing & Qualifying for a Mortgage
    Christmas Stained Glass
    Crazy Quilting
    Creative Writing
    Creative Writing II: Fiction
    Digital Cameras – How to Use
    Finding the Work You Love
    Fresh Floral Designs
    Genealogy: Level I & II
    Genealogy on the Internet
    Grammar Review for the Workplace
    How to Buy, Sell, & Take Care of Antiques & Collections
    Flamenco: Beginning
    Learn to Draw
    Math Review for Adults
    Photography Basics
    Photography – Landscape
    Picture Framing
    Real Estate Appraising
    Seasonal Floral Designs
    Stained Glass: Beginning Techniques
    Strategies for Starting Your Own Business
    Successful Real Estate Investing
    Successful Real Estate Investing: Advanced
    Tai Chi
    Wedding /Event Coordinator
    Wedding/Event Planning Basics & Beyond
    Watercolor from Beginning to End
    Writing Good Poetry


  • Administrative Medical Services Certificate
    Computerized Medical Billing
    Medical Office Management
    Medical Terminology for the Allied Health Professional

  • Certified Nurse Aide Education Program
  • Medical Transcription Certificate Program
    Transcription I & II


  • ASL Training Program
    American Sign Language (Levels I - III)

    French Conversation (Beginning)
    Spanish Conversation (Beginning - Advanced)


    SAT Preparation English
    SAT Preparation Math

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