The Community Education Program is one of several instructional programs of the College. It includes short courses, workshops, and training to meet the needs of the local community. The courses are not for credit, but in most cases Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are awarded. Contact the Office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development at the campus nearest you to request further information. Fees charged for these courses cover the instructional and administrative costs. The courses are self-supporting.


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. 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.

AutoCAD 2002 (online)
CompTIA A+ (online)
Buying a Personal Computer
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
Computer Skills for the Workplace (online)
Digital Photography Output! (online)
eBusiness Certification (online)
Help Desk Specialist Certificate (online)
HTML II: Dreamweaver & Beginning Graphics
Imaging for the Web using Fireworks 4 (online)
Intermediate Java 2 Programming (online)
Intermediate Networking (online)
Introduction to the Internet for Seniors
Introduction to Dreamweaver 4 (online)
Introduction to Dreamweaver MX (online)
Introduction to JAVA 2 Programming (online)
Introduction to Microsoft Access (online)
Introduction to Microsoft Excel (online)
Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint (online)
Introduction to Microsoft Word (online)
Introduction to Networking (online)
Introduction to Oracle (online)
Introduction to PC Troubleshooting (online)
Introduction to Photoshop 7 (online)
Introduction to Windows XP (online)
JAVA for the Absolute Beginner (online)
JavaScript Programming for the Web (online)
Linux+/Linux Professional Institute Level 1 Certification (online)
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (online)
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
Microsoft Office Specialist (online)
CompTIA Network +
Introduction to Microsoft FrontPage 2002 (online)
Microsoft Office Specialist Expert Level
More Windows
PC’s for Seniors
Performing Payroll in Quickbooks (online)
Photoshop 7 for the Absolute Beginner (online)
Security + Certification (online)
Web Database Developer Certificate (online)
Webmaster Certification (online)
Windows Review

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

GED Preparation (online)
GMAT Preparation (online)
GRE Preparation I (online)
GRE Preparation II (online)
Land Surveyor Exam Prep
LSAT Preparation I (online)
LSAT Preparation II (online)
ParaPro Test Prep
SAT/ACT Preparation I (online)
SAT/ACT Preparation II (online)
TOEFL Test Preparation

Advanced Conversational French
Basic Automotive Maintenance and Problem-solving
Basic Dog Obedience
Basic Techniques of One Stroke Painting-The Donna Dewberry Way!
Beginning Arabic
Beginning Conversational French
Beginning Conversational Spanish
Beginning Italian
Conquer Your Stress (online)
Contract Bridge for Beginners
Creative Coaching
Debt Elimination Techniques That Work (online)
Dream Interpretation
Driver Improvement
French Art in Washington’s Major Museums
Improving Your Game at Contract Bridge
Intermediate Arabic
Intermediate Conversational French
Intermediate Modern Dance Repertory
Introduction to Investing
Introduction to Massage Therapy
Introduction to Natural Health and Healing (online)
Motorcycle Rider Training
Painless Pop Piano
Pleasures of Poetry (online)
Successful Real Estate Investing
Sure You Can!
The Joy of Journal Writing
Travel Writing (online)
Write Your Life Story (online)

Administrative Medical Specialist (online)
Advanced Coding for the Physician’s Office (online)
Advanced Hospital Coding and CCS Prep (online)
Basic Immigration Law
Bookkeeping the Easy Way (online)
Business Information Technology Management Certificate Program
Business Etiquette
Business Grammar
Business Writing
Certified Bookkeeper (online)
Coding, Reimbursement, & Documentation for Physicians (online)
Communication Strategies
Editing Technical Materials
Effective Business Meetings
Computer Skills for the Workplace (online)
Fundamentals of Technical Writing (online)
HIPAA Compliance (online)
Medical Transcription (online)
Organize… or Agonize
Paralegal Certificate Program (online)
ParaPro Test Prep
Payroll Certification Series:
Beginning Payroll
Intermediate Payroll
Advanced Payroll
Performing Payroll in Quickbooks (online)
Pharmacy Technician Certificate Program (online)
Powerful Presentations
Project Management (online)
Records Management (online)
Revenue Cycle Management for Healthcare Providers (online)
The Business of Freelance Writing
The Keys of Effective Editing (online)
Trading Worldwide in Nine Weeks (online)
Travel Agent (online)


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 the second week of 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 on course offerings.

Bookkeeping for Small Business
Business Etiquette
Food Service Sanitation
Starting and Growing a Small Business
Starting & Operating a Wedding Consultant Business

Business Information Technology Management Certificate
- Introduction to Information Technology Systems Management
- Systems Analysis Management
- Business Process Re-engineering Management
- Project Management
- Information Systems Security Management
- Data Communications Management

Human Resource Management Certificate
- Principles of Human Resource Management
- HR’s Role in Organizational Development & Change Management
- Human Resources Law
- Introduction to Compensation
- Introduction to Employee Benefits
- Managing Employee Performance
- Successful Recruitment, Selection and Placement
- Managing Workforce Diversity
- Selecting/Working with Consultants & Human Resource Information Systems
- Training Design and Implementation
- Effective Use of Immigration Laws in Recruiting
- Measuring the Effectiveness of HR
- Designing & Implementing a Corp. University
- HR Consulting Skills

Accessing Recreational, Cultural, & Community Service Opportunities
Business Skills Training
Career Assessment and Planning
Goal Setting and Career Planning
Job Counseling and Support
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
Adobe Acrobat 6.0
AutoCAD - Introductory
AutoCAD - Level I +
C++ Programming - Introduction, Intermediate
Certified Network Cabling Technician Program
Cisco Certified Network Associate – Part I & II
Computers and Internet for Seniors
Dreamweaver MX – Effective Web Design
Dreamweaver MX - Advanced
Essentials of Networking
Java Programming Certificate
- Enterprise Java Beans
- Java Programming - Introduction, Intermediate, Advanced
- Java Servlets & JSP
Linux Networking & Apache
MS Access 2000 - Introduction, Intermediate, Programming
MS Excel 2000 – Introduction, Intermediate
MS PowerPoint 2000/2002 – Introduction, Intermediate/Advanced
MS Project 2002/2003
MS Word 2000 - Introduction, Intermediate
Network+ Certification Prep
Network Security – What You Really Need to Know!
Oracle Database Administration – Level I & II
Oracle SQL & PL/SQL - Version 9i - Introduction, Advanced
Personal Computers - Windows 98/Office 2000 - Introduction
Security+ Certification Prep
Small Office/Home Office Networking
Solaris/Linux System Administration
TCP/IP 2004
Technology Retraining Internship Program (TRIP)
Troubleshooting, Maintaining & Upgrading Your PC
Troubleshooting with Labs
UNIX - Introduction
UNIX Security
UNIX Shell Programming
Visual Basic 6.0 Programming – Beginning
Visual Basic .NET – Beginning
Wide Area Networks - I & II
Windows 98/ME/XP - Learning to Operate
Windows 2003 Server Administration
Windows XP Networking

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
ESL & Customer Service Program – Evenings
ESL Playgroup for Moms and Toddlers - Mornings
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 Spanish – Levels I & II
Basic Photography
Beginning Conversational French
Beginner’s Italian
Belgium: Art and Architecture
Choosing & Qualifying for a Mortgage
Feng Shui – Energize Your Space
Fundamentals of Interior Design
Get Out From Under Your Clutter
How to Buy Your Next Home
How to Sell Your Home
How to Relocate Overseas Like a Pro
Intermediate/Advanced Photography
Intermediate Conversational Italian
The Joy of Tea

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 Word
Advanced Web Pages
Basic A+ Certification Online – Hardware I
Basics of Building an Online Business
Business and Marketing Writing
CGI Programming for the Web
Computer Keyboarding
Creating a Successful Business Plan
Creating Web Graphics
Creating Web Pages (HTML)
Designing Effective Websites
Discover Digital Photography
Dreamweaver 4.0 - Introduction
Effective Selling
Fast Track Fund Raising
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 Database Development
Introduction to Dreamweaver MX
Introduction to Flash MX
Introduction to Microsoft FrontPage 2002
Introduction to MS PowerPoint
Introduction to Natural Health & Healing
Introduction to Networking
Introduction to PC Troubleshooting
Introduction to Perl Programming
Introduction to PhotoShop 7
Introduction to QuickBooks
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
Keys to Effective Editing
Learn to Buy & Sell on eBay
LSAT Preparation – Part I & II
Marketing Your Business or Organization on the Internet
Microsoft Publisher
Outdoor Survival Techniques
Navigating Your Palm Pilot
Performing Payroll in QuickBooks
PhotoShop 6 for the Absolute Beginner
Photoshop 7 for the Absolute Beginner
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!
Meditation – The Ultimate Stress Management Technique
Moving Meditation
Parents, Children & Divorce – Parent Education Seminar
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 2004 Program will begin the week of September 13. The Flyer will be mailed by mid August. If you have not received a flyer, please call the office at (703) 450-2551 or (703) 450-2552. View, apply and register for our courses on the Web!

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

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
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
RedHat Linex Certified Courses
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 – Intensive Program – Reading & Writing
ESL Intensive Program – Speaking & Listening
Spanish for the Workplace
TOEFL Preparation

Aviation, Intro
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

Advanced Hospital Coding and CCS Preparation
Advanced Medical Terminology
Career Search
Computers in the Dental Office
Dental Terminology, Billing & Coding
Dental Office Workflow
Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Medical Office Workflow & Document Management
Medical Terminology for the Allied Health Professional
Medical Transcription
Nurses Aide Training: CNA
Spanish for the Healthcare Professional

Aerobics - High/Low Impact
Aerobics - Step
Healing Touch Techniques

Designing and Building a Dry Stone Wall
Designing and Building a Stone Walkway
Landscape Plants

Communicating with Difficult People
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

Celtic Harp

Driver Improvement
Motorcycle Training – Novice, Advanced, Sidecar & On-Street Training
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) (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 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
The Career Transition – Overview
Chart Your Career Future: The Individual Development Plan
Project Management
Supervisory Skills

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
E-mail Basics
Computer Programming
JAVA Programming
Visual Basic.NET Programming
Computer Training Courses for Windows 2003 (MCSA) Preparation
Microsoft Win XP Professional
Windows 2003 Server
Managing a Microsoft Windows 2003 Network
MS Win 2003 Network Infrastructure
Microsoft Office 2002 Certificate Program
Microsoft Access
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Word
Network+ Technician Training
Oracle Certification Prep.
Introduction to Oracle SQL
Oracle PL/SQL Programming
Oracle Performance Tuning
Oracle Fundamentals I & II
Web Certificate Program
HTML: Web Authoring, Levels 1 & 2
Photoshop: Basic Skills I
Photoshop: Web Production
Dreamweaver, Levels 1 & 2
Web Skills Training: Advanced
Introduction to SQL
Dynamic HTML
Create Data-Driven Web Sites Using Coldfusion
Active Server Page (ASP)
Introduction to XML

Basic Carpentry
Basic Construction Cost Estimating
Basic Contractor Licensing
Blueprint Reading
Construction Scheduling
Starting a Construction Related Business
Other Construction and Building Trades Courses

CDL Driver Improvement
Driver Improvement

Basic Literacy
ESL I and II
ESL for Construction Work
American Culture
Oral Communication
Reading & Writing
Speaking & Listening
TESOL: Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Two options available: Gatlin or Ed2Go.
Visit our website at:
100 courses to choose from – check it out today!

Acting for the Camera
Basket Making
Breaking into Movie and Television Acting
Conversational French, German, Italian, Spanish
Decorative Faux Finishes
Feng Shui
Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement
Food Service Sanitation
Framing, Matting & More
Freelance Magazine Writing
Grammar Basics
Guitar: Beginning
Interior Design
Parents, Children & Divorce
Photography: 35 mm, Digital, and Composition
Real Estate Investing
Stained Glass
Successful Money Management
Take Time Out for Poetry
Tea Time Etiquette
Voice-Overs: Getting Paid to Talk
Watercolor: Introduction
Writing a Good Query Letter
Writing for the Fun of It

Professional Food Manager Certification
SAT Preparation for English
SAT Preparation for Math


Office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development
6699 Springfield Center Drive
Springfield, VA 22150
For Non-Credit Courses (listed below): Call (703) 822-6523
For Credit Courses: Call (703) 323-3400

The Medical Education Center Continuing Education offers the following courses for the Fall 2004 program.

ACLS Certification – Provider
ACLS Renewal – on line and classroom versions
ACLS Instructor
eACLS program
Basic EKG Rhythm Interpretation (centra online)
12 Lead EKG Interpretations (centra online)
Basic Trauma Life Support/Advanced Combined
Cancer Registry Management
CNA /Nurse’s Aide Training
CNA refresher program
CNA Bridge From Long Term Care To Acute Care
CPR/BLS Instructor - Trainer Training
CPR/BLS Instructor Training
CPR/BLS Heart Saver Instructor Training
Heartsaver First Aide Instructor
Dental Assistant, Chairside - DA
Dental Radiation Safety Seminar
EMT State Exam
EMT National Registry Exam
Emotional Freedom Technique
Health Care Provider CPR
Health Care Provider CPR – Renewal
Health Care Provider CPR Renewal online
Health Information Management – Clinical Data Coder
Health Revenue Management Program
Healthcare Management and Administration Certificate
HeartCode ACLS provider
HeartCode BLS Healthcare provider
Heart Saver CPR - Adult
Heart Saver CPR - Adult & Pediatric
Heart Saver CPR – Pediatric
Heartsaver CPR in Spanish for Adult,
Heartsaver CPR in Spanish for Adult & Pediatric
Heartsaver CPR in Spanish for Pediatric
Heartsaver First Aid Program
HIPPA and Implementation of Security for Health Information (PHI)
Insurance Billing for Healthcare Professionals Certificate
Introduction to Homeopathic Medicine
Introduction to Phlebotomy for Health Care Providers
Limited Radiography For The Health Care Providers
Massage Therapy
Medical Billing and Coding I
Medical Billing and Coding II
Medical/Dental Office Manager
Medical/Dental Office Receptionist Training
Medical Office Assistant – MOA
Nursing Pre-Entrance Exam
On Line Program for Healthcare
PALS Provider
PALS renewal
Pediatric Basic Trauma Life Support
Prehospital Education for the Prehospital Provider (PEPP)
Pharmacy Technician
Quantum Healing
Registered Nurse - Return to Practice
Reiki I
Reiki II
Reiki III
Revenue Management of Patient Accounts
Spanish for the Physician’s office
Spanish for the Doctor’s office
Spanish for the Dentist office
Teaching in Healthcare
Wilderness First Responder


Office of Continuing Education and Workforce Development
15200 Neabsco Mills Road
Woodbridge, VA 22191
For Non-Credit Courses (listed below) - Call (703) 878-5770
Credit Courses – Call (703) 878-5734

The following courses are tentatively scheduled for the fall 2004 semester. However additions and deletions will be made. A flyer giving detailed course and registration information will be mailed to Woodbridge area homes in late July. Check the Web address: for the most current information or call the Office of Continuing Education ~ Woodbridge Campus at (703) 878-5770.

  • Denotes Career Certificate Programs/Tracks

A to Z Grantwriting
Accounting Fundamentals
Craft of Magazine Writing, The
Debt Elimination Techniques that Work
Discover Digital Photography
Fast Track Fundraising
Fundamentals of Technical Writing
GED Test Preparation
Gramma's Guide to the Internet
Grammar for ESL
Grammar Refresher
GRE Preparation
Growing Plants for Fun and Profit
Introduction to Database Development
Introduction to Networking
Introduction to PC Troubleshooting
Introduction to QuickBooks
Job Search Strategies
Keys to Effective Editing
LSAT Preparation
Performing Payroll in QuickBooks
Speed Spanish
Start and Operate Your Own Home-Based Business
Travel Writing
Where Does All My Money Go?
Windows File and Disk Management
Write Your Life Story

  • Certificate Online Programs (see
    Advanced Coding for the Physician's Office
    Advanced Hospital Coding and CCS Prep
    Revenue Cycle Management for Healthcare Providers
    Coding, Reimbursement & Documentation for Physicians
    Microsoft Certified Database Administrator Prep (MCDBA)
    Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD)
    Bookkeeping the Easy Way
    Travel Agent

Accounting Fundamentals: Introduction
Accounting Fundamentals: Intermediate
Building Plans: Read and Understand
Building Codes: Research and Understand
Notary Public Preparation

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

  • Office Assistant Certificate Program
    Customer Service: Building Relationships with Customers
    Essential Communication Skills
    Office Administration
    Powerful Office Skills
    Technology Skills for the Office Assistant
    Writing as a Business Tool

  • Paralegal Certificate
    Discovery: Interviewing & Investigation
    Employment Law
    Family Law
    Legal Research and Writing
    Legal Research using the Internet
    Paralegal Studies: Introduction
    Public Records Retrieval Specialist
    Wedding Coordinator Certificate Program

Build a Web Site Quick & Easy (Age 12+)
Cartooning for Fun
French: Introduction (Ages 10 - 13)
French: Intermediate (Ages 10 - 13)
Guitar: Beginning
Italian for Kids
Keyboarding/Word-processing for Kids (Grades 4-6)
Macromedia Flash: Graphics & Animation (12+)
Word Processing for Kids (Grades 4-6)

Computer Basics
Computer Basics & the Internet for Seniors
Computer Keyboarding
Computer for ESL Students
Java Programming
Microsoft Access
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Publisher
Microsoft Word
Quickbooks Pro 2002: Introduction

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

  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)
    Windows 2003 Network Administration
    Windows XP Professional
    Windows 2003 Server

  • Oracle Database Administration Certificate
    Oracle I: Intro. to Oracle 10g
    Oracle II: Intro. to Oracle PL/SQL 10g
    Oracle 9i Backup and Recovery 10g
    Oracle 9i Database Administration - Parts 1 & 2 10g
    Oracle 9i Network Administration 10g
    Oracle 9i Performance Tuning 10g

  • Unix System Administration Certificate
    Introduction to UNIX
    UNIX System Administration

  • Web Development
    ASP.NET Web Programming Basics
    ASP.NET: Integrating ASP & XML
    ASP.NET Web Programming: Databases & SQL
    Build a Web Site Quick & Easy with Dreamweaver MX
    Buttons, Bullets & Backgrounds
    JavaScript Programming: Professional
    Java Web Programming: Introduction
    Java Web Programming: Java Server Pages
    Java Servlets & JSP
    Macromedia Dreamweaver
    Macromedia Fireworks
    Macromedia Flash
    Regular Expressions
    Web Design Basics: HTML/XHTML and CSS
    XML Development Basics

Driver Improvement

Computer Skills for ESL Students
ESL - Conversation
ESL - Grammar
ESL Intensive - Reading and Writing
ESL Intensive - Speaking and Listening
ESL - Understanding American Culture
ESL - Writing
TOEFL Preparation

Basic Dog Obedience
Basic Painting with Oil or Acrylics
Digital Cameras
Fresh Floral Designs
Genealogy: Level I & II
Genealogy on the Internet
Golf Classes
How to Buy, Sell, & Take Care of Antiques & Collections
Interior Design
Learn to Draw
More than Massage
Photography Basics
Photography - Advanced
Seasonal Floral Designs
Sports Massage
Stained Glass: Beginning Techniques
Strategies for Starting Your Own Business
Successful Real Estate Investing
Successful Real Estate Investing: Advanced
Tai Chi
Watercolor from Beginning to End
Wedding /Event Coordinator
Wedding Floral Designs


  • Administrative Medical Services Certificate
    Computerized Medical Billing
    Customer Service & Communication in Heath Care
    Hospital Billing
    Medical Billing & Coding
    Medical Office Management
    Medical Terminology for the Allied Health Professional

  • Certified Nurse Aide Education Program

  • Dental Radiation Safety Seminar

American Sign Language
Italian: Introduction and Intermediate
Spanish Conversation: Beginning & Intermediate
Spanish for Health Care Professionals
Spanish for Nurses

Professional Food Manager Certification
SAT Preparation English
SAT Preparation Math


Northern Virginia Community College 2004
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