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Certificate Digital Marketing (ACE CREDIT®)
Bristol is partnering with MindEdge, founded by Harvard and MIT educators in 1998, to improve the way our region learns – student by student. Online, self-paced or instructor led, MindEdge offers over 30 courses in very diverse sectors. Many courses come with certificates leading to a career or a new skill to develop and expand your portfolio.
The best part is you can register for this class anytime!
This online course introduces learners to the principles, strategies, and technology of digital marketing. Video commentary from marketing professionals provides insight into the challenges and best practices of the field. The self-paced course offers an assortment of interactive exercises, videos, selected readings, case studies, and self-assessments that engage students and provide opportunities to demonstrate their knowledge of digital marketing and practice relevant skills.
Topics covered in the course:
- Content Marketing
- Search Engine Optimization
- Paid Search/Paid Advertising
- Conversion Rate Optimization
- Digital Marketing Strategy
- Web Analytics
- Google Analytics
- Marketing Automation
- Social Media Marketing
- Mobile Marketing
This course has been evaluated by The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE CREDITÂ®) with a recommendation of 2 credits, lower division, in business or marketing.
A student's grade in the course will be based on their performance on a final, cumulative exam. The final exam is composed of 50 multiple-choice questions. Students will have 2 hours to complete the exam. The exam is proctored. For more information, please see the syllabus.
If students do not earn a passing score of 70% on their first attempt, they will have the opportunity to take the exam 2 additional times (3 total attempts). Students must wait 24 hours between exam retakes. A passing score of 70% of above is required to request college credit for this certificate.
Total PDUs/ Contact Hours: 12
- Leadership PDUs: 0.75
- Strategic & Business Management PDUs: 6
- Technical PM PDUs: 6.75
- CEUs: 3.3 (Contact Hours: 36 hours)
- HRCIs: 22.5 (Type: Specified - Strategic Business: 22.5)
- SHRMs: 33
- ACE Credits: 2
Certificate in Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity, also known as Information Security, is the protection of data and personally identifiable information from malicious attacks, theft, and destruction. Failures of cybersecurity policies, both in large corporations and governmental agencies, have earned significant visibility and negative publicity in recent months and years. As the amount of data being stored continues to increase, and as hackers become more sophisticated, the need for cybersecurity is greater than ever.
Topics covered in the course:
- Communication and Network Security
- Asset Security
- Security and Risk Managment
- Security Engineering
- Identity and Access Managment
- Security Assessment and Testing
- Security Operations
- Software Development Security
Total PDUs/ Contact Hours: 40 and 365 access days
- Leadership PDUs: 5
- Strategic & Business Management PDUs: 11.5
- Technical PM PDUs: 23.5
- CEUs: 4 (Contact Hours: 40 hours)
- HRCIs: 40 (Type: Specified - Strategic Business: 40)
- SHRMs: 35
Adobe Illustrator CC
In this Introduction to Illustrator Creative Cloud training class, students will get started creating graphics and illustrations, starting with the basics, including using the tools and utilities the program offers to create layouts and illustrations.
3 month access / 28 hours: Fully online and self-paced
- Students will benefit by gaining skills with the Adobe Illustrator program
- Gain confidence in your ability to create stunning graphics
- Open the door for new employment and freelance opportunities
Adobe Intermediate InDesign CC
Learn to use advanced features in Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud (CC) to produce professional brochures, forms, and documents. This course will not only make you comfortable designing and planning workflows and templates, but also efficient and effective at amping up your publications.
Fully online, instructor led or self-paced
6 weeks access / 24 hour course
Adobe Introduction to Photoshop CC
Whether you are a photographer, digital illustrator, graphic designer, or someone who wants to alter old family photos, you need to learn Adobe Photoshop. The Introduction to Photoshop Creative Cloud course is filled with easy-to-follow, detailed step-by-step instructions that teach you how to edit and manipulate images and create basic compositions using Photoshop in the Creative Cloud. Discover how to improve photographs by editing out flaws, correcting poor exposure, or creating a composite image using the newest techniques Photoshop has to offer. You will even learn how much fun you can have digitally painting and exploring filters and effects to create unique images. And, best of all, you need no prior artistic ability or Photoshop experience to take this course.
6 weeks access / 24 hour course
Certificate in Web Design
A well-designed website is essential for any organization today, with so many people consuming much of their information online. This suite of courses will teach you the skills you'll need to build a website of your own. Building a website involves a lot more than just writing code. Before you start on that, you need to understand what you want your website to do, how it will look, who you want it to reach, and what message it should send. The first five courses in the suite will introduce you to the basics of designing a functional and attractive site, the HTML and CSS languages you'll need to execute your design, and best practices for designing and building a website that responds intelligently to the needs of users. The capstone course will guide you through a scenario-based web design project from conception to completion. Each course features video commentary by web design professionals and interactive learning exercises that will allow you to test your knowledge of web design concepts and practice coding.
Courses Included in this Certificate:
- Introduction to Web Design
- HTML for Web Design
- CSS for Web Design
- Responsive Web Design
- Web Design Captstone: Seaside Bed and Breakfast
Contact Hours: 18 hoursand 365 days access
Blended Nursing Assistant Training (CNA)
with Wendy Sandford
This 100 hour course of Blended training gives you the opportunity to start your training to be become a CNA with a flexible course option. Up to 50% of the program coursework is provided through a digital immersive, story-based curriculum.
This digital curriculum teaches future nursing assistants the skills needed to succeed in their job, while engaging students. In conjunction with online theory, students will meet in person with highly qualified instructors in our state approved lab to learn the skills portion of their Nursing Assistant Training, as well as clinical hours in a skilled nursing facility.
This course is recommended for those students that may be unable to attend full in- person classes or for those who prefer online learning.
Online Theory 48 hours, In person Lab/Skills 26 hours and 26 hours clinical. With successful course completion, you will receive a Nurse Assistant Training certificate & CPR Certification and will be eligible to take the State NAT Competency Exam. This course also meets the Rhode Island reciprocity / endorsment requirements
The cost of uniforms and State testing fees are not included. Pre-requisite forms must be completed prior to the start of class. Registration ends two weeks prior to the class.
Registration Deadline: 2 weeks prior to the start of class
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All In Person skills held at Bristol Community College
777 Elsbree Street, Fall River, MA 02720
Room E201 A
- DATES FOR IN-PERSON SKILLS AND CLINICAL ARE MANDATORY!!!
- *In-person dates listed below for each class.
- 48 hrs of online course work can be completed during any time that works for you
- You must meet weekly sections assigned prior to skills session.
September 20 - October 25th
Orientation: September 20th *In Person Skills: September 20, 27, October 4, 11, 18, Tuesday's 9-2:30 * In Person Clinical: October 20,24,25 7am – 3pm
September 21 – November 5, 2022
Orientation: September 21st (ONLINE)
*In Person Skills: September 28, October 5, 12, 19, 26, November 2nd
5pm – 9pm
* In Person Clinical: October 29, 30 & November 5th
7am – 3pm
October 11 – November 16, 2022
Orientation: October 11th (ONLINE)
*In Person Skills: October 31, November 1, 7, 8, 14
Monday & Tuesdays
9am – 2:30pm
* In Person Clinical: November 15, 16,17
7am – 3pm
November 8 – December 16, 2022
Orientation: November 8th (ONLINE)
*In Person Skills: November 22,29,30; December 6, 13
9am – 2:00pm
* In Person Clinical: December 14, 15, 16
7am – 3pm
Important Information: To meet program requirements prerequisite forms must be completed in the link that you will receive via email after registration. Forms must be uploaded to the link sent for secure processing. Do not email forms. These forms must be received prior to the start of class.
Students will receive a link to securely upload your medical forms. Be prepared to upload the following documents:
- Copy of high school diploma/transript or GED/HiSet (If do not have high school diploma or GED please contact for placement test.)
- Up to date physical form (within 1 year)
- Immunization record
- Negative Tuberculosis Test
- Proof of Flu vaccine
- Covid-19 Vaccination card
*Students will receive directions on how to submit both the C.O.R.I and S.O.R.I. applications upon registering for class. All students must submit an online C.O.R.I. and S.O.R.I application with a photocopy of your driver’s license. A positive C.O.R.I. may prevent students from completing the clinical requirement of the program.
Real Estate Sales Exam Prep
The Real Estate Sales Exam Prep course is a prerequisite for licensing as a real estate salesperson and approved by the Massachusetts Real Estate Board. This course covers basic brokerage, legal aspects of brokerage, financing, closing, listing, valuation, and everything else you need to know to pass the exam.
*Books are not included and are purchased before class begins from Anjos Realty. Students will be notified as to how to purchase the book once registered. The cost of the books are $70.00 and can only be paid by check or money order.
Bristol has a long-standing partnership with Anjos Realty Services, a local business in Fairhaven, MA.
About Anjos Realty Services:
Anjos Realty Services has evolved, expanded and grown into the multi-faceted company it is today. At the center of its success is the Real Estate and Real Estate Education Services that John Anjos, the founder, and president of Anjos Realty Services has developed for over forty years.
John and his associates offer extensive real estate experience as educators, brokers, and investors. Anjos Realty Services provides students with the practical knowledge and individualized services needed as a homeowner or real estate investor.
If you’re considering becoming a real estate agent, Anjos Realty Services will help you study for your Massachusetts Real Estate License.
For more information on the exam and to register for the state exam visit:https://www.mass.gov/orgs/board-of-registration-of-real-estate-brokers-and-salespersons