North Central College - Naperville, IL

Professional Development Courses

Networking with LinkedIn

How does the ability to network with more than 200 million people sound? LinkedIn is the social media network for business professionals. This hands-on class will take you through the mechanics: from opening your membership to creating an effective profile, posting updates, joining groups, understanding connections, the inbox and search, job search and company pages.

Instructor: Holly Katko          Tuition: $49 (Min. 6)

Thursday, Oct. 8 from 6 - 8 p.m. 

iPad for Fun and Business--Newly Enhanced!

Apple iPad training is nice, but it only focuses on Apple products. This iPad training will show you how to integrate your iPad with every aspect of your work and home life. Learn how to utilize free services to help improve your scheduling, communication, security, entertainment, office and family life. 

Instructor: Chad Sutton          Tuition: $99 (Min. 6)

Wednesdays, Sept. 23 - Oct. 14 from 7 - 9 p.m. 

Project Management Certification Program 

This online course is registered with Project Management Institute (PMI) as a 56-hour online course, though actual time will vary among students. Each student receives an initial six-month license to the online course material. Students also download and install our test engine and question bank on their own computers. The emphasis of TheCourse is the core competencies of Project Management as defined by PMI and set forth in the Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK). One of the common PMBOK “Tools and Techniques” is Project Management Software. To assure the student appreciates the significance of this tool, TheCourse includes numerous illustrations of how functions are performed using Microsoft Project. The purpose is to lend visibility and perspective to preparation of project plans and schedules, resource leveling, earned value and other areas where the two subjects overlap.

Tuition: $795           To register call 630-637-5560