Walters State’s Division of Community Education plans the following classes in August:
Introduction to Google Analytics
Learn how to set up a Google Analytics account and begin tracking visitors to your website and see the valuable insights gained from this valuable data. The class runs Aug. 21-Sept. 25 The cost is $125.
Newport Utilities Board Community Room
•Seven Ways to Take Your Company Back Aug. 21, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
This lunch and learn will cover seven areas of waste that can lurk in your business and cost millions. This short session will show you how to get rid of these and take your company back. The fee is $25.
Greeneville/Greene County Technology Center
Parents, Children and Divorce Aug. 15, 5:30-9:30 p.m.
This class meets court-ordered requirements for divorcing parents. Parents are encouraged to take it as soon as possible in the divorce process so positive communication skills can be practiced. The class also helps you understand how your child feels about the divorce. The course fee is $50.
Microsoft Excel 2010 – Level 3 Aug. 19 and 26, 8: 30 a.m.-noon
Students will work with advanced tools and formulas, use VLOOKUP, Match and INDEX. Students will also learn about data validation and database functions. The cost of this class is $175.
Sevier County Campus
Microsoft Excel 2010 – Level 3 Aug. 14 and 21, 8:30 a.m.-noon
Students will work with advanced tools and formulas; use VLOOKUP, Match and INDEX. Students will also learn about data validation and database functions. The cost of this class is $175.
Microsoft Outlook – Level 1, Aug. 7, 9 a.m.-noon
Learn simple tricks and shortcuts that make working with this popular software easier and more time efficient. The cost is $59.
Understanding Your iPad – Aug. 12, 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m.
Class members will explore their iPads together, beginning with Apps, working in iCloud, facetime and much more. The class includes a six-page reference card. If you want to learn but don’t have an iPad, one will be available for you during this class. The cost is $59.
Workplace Violence – Aug. 1, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Learn how to prevent workplace violence, identify possible problems and implement a strategy before a tragic situation occurs. More people fall victim to an attacker at work than fire – this class will help you organize a crisis drill much like a fire drill. Learn how to protect the safety of your employees and customers. The cost of this class is $175.
Neon Buzz – Aug. 21, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (special location, Riverstone Resort and Spa)
This hands-on course demonstrates highly interactive and fast-paced business simulation, showing the power of a high-performance organization. Learn how to energize employees around the actions and behaviors that drive success. This course is great for managers seeking to balance collaboration and empowerment. Discover how to create a results-oriented culture and an intense focus on customer, quality and continuous improvement. See these processes in action and learn how to easily implement them in your business. The cost is $349.
For information on any of these classes, contact Amanda Hill at (423) 798-7946 or Amanda.Hill@ws.edu.