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Professional & Workforce Training is proud to offer a variety of learning formats to fit the individual needs of our clients. From self-paced online learning to live, interactive learning in a virtual classroom, you’re sure to find the right course for your learning style. In addition, we can customize any course into an on-site format to accommodate your business needs. Contact us for an on-site customized training solution.

Live Online Courses 

  • Live, interactive training in a virtual classroom
  • Non-credit courses led by high-quality industry experts
  • Short-term sessions of 8 weeks or less
  • Learn with a cohort of peers in your industry
  • Attend class using a computer, video camera, microphone & internet connection
  • Industry-recognized certifications
  • Recommended for: employee training, apprenticeships, professional development, and resume building.

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Live Online Courses:

Starts Anytime | 225 Hours | $2,495 | Instructor: Casey Thompson | Voucher Included

The Paralegal course will help you gain the skills you need to enter the paralegal workforce. You will learn how to conduct legal research and legal interviews, how to perform legal analyses, and more. As you prepare for your paralegal career, you will also receive soft skills training to increase workplace effectiveness. The course concludes with a capstone project and a portfolio review.

>> View the Online Paralegal Course

Starts Friday, August 7, 8:30 am-12:00 pm | 10 Sessions | $2,100 | Instructor: Mary Kay McVey

Leadership Academy is designed to provide leadership opportunity for career-focused individuals and refine skills which are applicable to their own unique environment. This year, Leadership Academy will explore the fundamentals of Leadership Foundations. Participants will discuss ways of growing in leadership capacity and personalize future goals. Each session offers hands on professional development, mentorship with community guest leaders, and goal identification that fits within personal leadership plans.

The program will focus on content that is relevant to the current local workforce; enhancement of critical thinking, problem-solving, and ethical decision-making that help to meet the challenges of our changing and complex world.

>> View the Leadership Academy (Online) Course

Starts Friday, June 5, 10am-12pm | 8 Sessions | $399 | Instructor: Dr. Tom Moore | Register by: 5/15

Advanced Manufacturing Leadership Program: Leading Into the Future is an 8-week live virtual class that provides new and experienced leaders in the manufacturing industry with the opportunity to delve into why they lead the way they do and how best to leverage their natural styles.

>> View the Advanced Manufacturing Leadership Program: Leading Into the Future Course

Starts Tuesday, June 2, 9am-11am | 8 Sessions | $349 | Instructor: Jerry Musielewicz | Register by: 5/18

Maintenance Awareness is an 8-week virtual training that introduces the concepts of Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) and preventive maintenance. Students are introduced to lubrication, electricity, hydraulics, pneumatics, and power transmission systems.

>> View the Maintenance Awareness (Online) Course

Starts Wednesday, June 3, 4-6:00 pm | 8 Sessions | $349 | Instructor: Jerry Musielewicz | Register by: 5/18

Manufacturing Processes & Production is an 8-week virtual training that emphasizes Just-In-Time (JIT) manufacturing principles, basic supply chain management, communication skills, and customer service. This course is designed to align with the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council’s (MSSC) assessment and certification system for Manufacturing Processes.

>> View the Manufacturing Processes & Production (Online) Course

Starts Wednesday, June 3, 10 am-12:00 pm | 8 Sessions | $349 | Instructor: Jerry Musielewicz | Register by: 5/18

Print Reading is an 8-week live virtual training that will give students an understanding of basic mechanical drawing principles. Topics include the alphabet of lines, arrangement of views, orthographic projections, scaling, dimensioning, tolerancing, and symbols. Students will read and interpret mechanical drawings.

>> View the Print Reading (Online) Course

Starts Wednesday June 3, 12-2:00 pm | 8 Sessions | $349 | Instructor: Jerry Musielewicz | Register by: 5/25

Quality Practices is an 8-week virtual training that introduces students to a quality management system and its components. These include corrective actions, preventative actions, control of documents, control of quality records, internal auditing of processes, and control of non-conforming product.

>> View the Quality Practices (Online) Course

Starts Wednesday, June 3, 1-3:00 pm | 8 Sessions | $349 | Instructor: Jerry Musielewicz | Register by: 5/18

This 8-week course provides an introduction of OSHA standards relating to personal protective equipment, HAZMAT, tool safety, confined spaces and others. The course curriculum is based upon federally-endorsed national standards for production workers, and students will earn an OSHA 10 card.

>> View the Safety Awareness (Online) Course

Starts Monday, June 1, 11:30 am-2:30 pm | 8 Sessions | $469 | Instructor: Jerry Musielewicz | Register by: 5/18

Technical Math is an 8-week virtual training that provides participants with a solid foundation in the basic skills of math, shop algebra and geometry. Math instruction will include fundamentals of math, fractions and decimals, units of measure, lines and angles, triangles, shop geometry, circles and polygons, shop algebra and the Pythagorean Theorem.

>> View the Technical Math (Online) Course

Starts  June 17 | July 15 | Aug 12 | $324

Microsoft Excel 2019 Course Bundle

  • Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2019/Office 365
  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2019/Office 365
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel 2019/Office 365

>> View the Microsoft Excel 2019 Course Bundle (Online)

Starts  June 17 | July 15 | Aug 12 | $199

Whether you’re a sole proprietor looking to manage your business finances or you simply want to gain an understanding of accounting basics for career advancement or for personal use, the courses in this bundle will give you a solid foundation in financial matters. If you’re interested in increasing your financial awareness while also gaining a marketable skill, this series of courses is perfect for you. This course bundle includes the following courses:

  • Accounting Fundamentals
  • Accounting Fundamentals II

>> View the Accounting Fundamentals Series Course Bundle (Online)

Starts  June 17 | July 15 | Aug 12 | $153

Learn how to harness the power of the Internet to build and sustain a profitable business. This course will teach you the step-by-step process of creating a product, building a website, engaging a customer base, and finding new leads online.

Today, the Internet has changed everything. It is now entirely possible to create, launch, and build a profitable business from the convenience of your home with little to no upfront investment. This course will give you a solid foundation for building and growing a successful digital business.

>> View the Start Your Own Online Business Course (Online)

Starts  June 17 | July 15 | Aug 12 | $199

Supervision and Management Series Course Bundle

  • Fundamentals of Supervision and Management I
  • Fundamentals of Supervision and Management II

>> View the Supervision and Management Series Course Bundle (Online)

100 Course Hours | $2,895 | Instructors: Eric Reed

This accredited course provides you with advanced hacking tools and techniques so that you can assess the security posture of an organization with the same approach these malicious hackers use. You’ll be able to identify weaknesses and fix the problems before they are identified by the enemy, preventing what could potentially be catastrophic damage to your organization. This is sure to help you get ahead in your current and future positions.

Upon completion of this course, you will be prepared to sit for the Certified Ethical Hacker Exam 312-50, offered by EC-Council. This course also includes a voucher which covers the fee of the exam.

>> View the Certified Ethical Hacker – Voucher Included (Online) Course

Starts Monday, July 20, 5:30 pm | 5 Sessions | $899 | Instructor: Sky Eye Films | Register by: 7/20

This 5 day online course prepares students to pass the FAA Remote Pilot Certificate exam which allows drone pilots to operate commercially. Major topics of this exam include regulations, understanding the national airspace, weather systems, airport operations, aeronautical decision making and real world flight and operation instruction.

>> View the Drone Pilot Training (Online) Course

Starts Tuesday, June 2, 9:00 am-11:00 am | 4 Sessions | $389 | Instructor: Mary Kay McVey | Register by: 5/25

Change management is an approach to prepare, support and help individuals, teams and organizations in making organizational change. It is important for all team members to understand how change management improves organizational results.

>> View the Change Management (Online) Course

Starts Wednesday, July 15, 9:00 am-1:00 pm | 1 Sessions | $99 | Instructor: Roxanne Hayenga | Register by: 6/24

The True Colors Adult Personality Instrument and training serves as the foundation for leaders and work teams to address common organizational issues such as leadership, stress reduction, conflict prevention, team building, improving customer service and much more.

>> View the Know Yourself, Understand Others and Start Creating True© Teams (Online) Course

Starts Wednesday, July 8, 1:00 pm-4:00 pm | 1 Sessions | $149 | Instructor: TD Hostikka | Register by: 6/24

Every workplace should be a place where employees feel safe. TD Hostikka is certified by the state of Minnesota to help employers stay compliant and knowledgeable about current definitions related to harassment. This 3-hour training includes information for managers as well as employees.

>> View the Sexual Harassment: Making Your Workplace and Policies Compliant (Online) Course

Starts Monday, May 20, 9:00 am-12:00 pm | 1 Sessions | $125 | Instructor: Mary Kay McVey | Register by: 5/13

Explore the major concepts and theories of negotiation, the dynamics of interpersonal and intergroup conflict and its resolution. Identify dynamics required for successful navigation of the negotiating process; structural (parties, positions, interests) and process (cognitive, interactional). Improve your individual or department sales skills, negotiate better pricing, and improve negotiating skills within your teams.

>> View the Skills of Negotiating (Online) Course

250 Course Hours | $1,995 | Instructors: Nikki Choyce

This is combined program (“bundle”) consisting of the Essentials of Project Management and Mastering Project Management courses. This program is based on the current Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide), which establishes the international standard regarding the project management discipline. It aligns with PMI’s Talent Triangle® and is also eligible for Professional Development Units (PDUs) for PMP® or other project management certifications.

>> View the Complete Project Manager with CAPM® and PMP® Prep (Online) Course

Starts Monday, July 6, 1:00 pm-3:00 pm | 5 Sessions | $189 | Instructors: Terry Meschke, Robert Weston, and Terry Weston | Register by: 6/24

OSHA 10-Hour Construction Industry provides ten hours of live virtual training to entry-level workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces in the construction industry. Become more knowledgeable about workplace hazards and your rights, and earn an OSHA 10-Hour Construction Industry wallet card from the OSHA Training Institute (OTI).

>> View the OSHA 10-Hour Construction Industry (Online) Course

Starts Monday, July 6, 9:00 am-11:00 am | 5 Sessions | $189 | Instructors: Terry Meschke, Robert Weston, and Terry Weston | Register by: 6/24

OSHA 10-Hour General Industry provides ten hours of live virtual training to entry-level workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces in general industry. Become more knowledgeable about workplace hazards and your rights, and earn an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry wallet card from the OSHA Training Institute (OTI).

>> View the OSHA 10-Hour General Industry (Online) Course

Starts Wednesday, May 15, 8:00 am-4:30 pm | 1 Session | $325 | Instructors: Robert Weston | Register by: 5/11

This highly interactive 8-hour training will take place live in a virtual classroom and will teach you how to address electrical hazards in the workplace and the steps you can take to minimize them, with special emphasis on shock avoidance and arc flash hazard recognition. We’ll walk through personal protective equipment scenarios, electrical test equipment demonstrations, and hazard recognition analysis.

>> View the Arc Flash & Electrical Safety in the Workplace (Online) Course

We offer a comprehensive library of safety training courses for workers in the general industry and manufacturing. Our courses are delivered online through state-of-the-art technology and satisfy the compliance training needs of students with the advantage of a flexible study schedule and location. Get your general industry safety training now.

>> View the General Safety Online Courses

24 Course Hours | $595

Our Fall Arrest Systems course sets forth those requirements and criteria for fall protection in construction workplaces covered under 29 CFR part 1926. It is important to note that the provisions of this subpart do not apply to employees making an inspection, investigation, or assessment of workplace conditions prior to the actual start of construction work or after all construction work has been completed. This course is for: “Superintendents “Foremen “Safety Coordinators and Directors “Competent persons 

>> View the Fall Arrest Systems (Online) Course

200 Course Hours | $2,295 | Instructors: Joseph Cummins, Joe Tangradi

The Home Inspection Certificate Course covers the principal components, procedures, and processes of home inspection. This course has also been approved by the American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI) and various home inspector organizations and regulatory boards for membership renewal credits or continuing education credits. It is also one component of the steps required to obtain a NIBI Certified Inspector credential.

Through 11 in-depth modules, you will gain insight on the methodologies required to perform a home inspection. You will learn how to inspect and report on heating and cooling systems, plumbing and electrical systems, roof and siding, the foundation, and other major components of a home.

>> View the Home Inspection Certificate (Online) Course

10 Course Hours | $99

This package includes the Learn2Serve Food Safety Management Principles Course which provides a foundational knowledge of the FDA Food Code to help prospective Food Managers prepare for a Food Protection Manager Certification Exam. This course covers food safety issues, regulations, and techniques to maintain a food-safe environment.

>> View the Learn2Serve Food Safety Manager Principles Training + Food Manager Exam (Online) Course

Starts  June 17 | July 15 | Aug 12 | $149

Gain insight into how food interacts with your body and how to make healthy changes for better nutrition. This course provides a holistic overview of current food and nutrition issues and their impact on physical, social, emotional, and spiritual health.

Food and nutrition have a profound impact on people’s health and well-being, yet many people are not aware of what foods to eat, which diets are healthy, and where their food originates. The goal of this course is to provide a holistic overview of current food and nutrition issues and their impact on physical, social, emotional, and spiritual health.

>> View the Certificate in Food, Nutrition, and Health Course (Online)

150 Course Hours | $1,795 | Instructors: Cindy Lamkin

This course will teach you the essential skills for managing the business aspects of a dental practice and becoming an administrative dental assistant. You will build effective communication skills and gain knowledge to assist dentists with organizational duties such as fee collection, banking, and accounts payable. This course is the best way to learn everything you need to know for your new career.

>> View the Administrative Dental Assistant (Online) Course

Starts Monday, June 1 | 16 Weeks | $1,025 | Instructor: Jason Turner | Register by: 5/18

Pharmacy Technician Training is a 16-week non-credit program designed to prepare students to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Test. The coursework will integrate pharmacy principles and practices in an online self-paced environment with live online instruction in a virtual classroom and a 144-hour documented internship at the student’s place of employment.

>> View the Pharmacy Technician Training Online Course

Special Group Discount – Register 5 employees, the 6th registers FREE! Promo code: B5G1*

Registration Questions: Call 763-576-4045 or email heidi.braun@anokaramsey.edu

Refunds will only be granted if registration is cancelled no less than 3 business days prior to the class start date.

*Discount should only be applied to the 6th registration from the same company. Any misuse of code will result in a cancelled registration.

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