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Office of Continuing Education & Off-Campus Programs
Courses, Workshops & More
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Office of Continuing Education &
Off-Campus Programs

8695 College Parkway
Suite 1181
Ft. Myers, FL 33919

Phone #s: all area codes are 239
Continuing Education: 425-3270
Institute of Government: 425-3271
Renaissance Academy: 425-3272
Fax:  425-3260

Upcoming Professional Development Programs


The Office of Continuing Education & Off-Campus Programs presents the following Professional Development Programs.

Professional Development Lee/Collier/Charlotte 2017-18
(PDF download here)
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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt   $1750

10/4/17-03/28/18 [no class 11/22, 12/20, 12/27], Weds: 6:00-8:00pm (FGCU Main Campus)
Learn to identify and reduce the seven wastes in organization processes

First Time Supervisor Training $260

10/18-12/13 [No Class 11/22], Weds, 1:30-4:30pm (FGCU Main Campus)
Motivate others to go out of their way for the team

Fundamentals of Project Management $125

11/8, Wed, 8:00am-5:00pm (Naples)
Proven process and tools for successful management of projects

Dynamics of Supervision  $185

Dynamics of Supervision I - (2017) 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/30, Thur, 8:30am-11:30am (Punta Gorda)

Dynamics of Supervision II - (2017-18) 12/14, 12/21, 1/11, 1/18, 1/25, 2/1, Thur, 8:30am-11:30am (Punta Gorda)

Dynamics of Supervision III - (2018) 2/15, 2/22, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22, Thur, 8:30am-11:30am (Punta Gorda)

Expand skills to increase effectiveness, grow interpersonal skills, reduce stress, and boost productivity 

Personal Fitness Trainer Certification Course $749

New 2018 Dates TBA, Sats, 9:00am-4:00pm
(Classroom: TBA, Fitness Center: Around the Clock Fitness Alico Commons)
Start an exciting fitness career and become a Certified Personal Trainer

Planning and Leading Successful Negotiations $150

11/21, Tue, 8:00am-5:00pm (FGCU Main Campus)
tools and techniques for planning and leading successful negotiations, including communication styles, words that matter, Negotiator's Profile, and templates.

Advanced Tools for the Experienced Project Manager $165

11/29, Wed, 8:00am-5:00pm (FGCU Main Campus)
Learn, practice setting-up and successfully managinging a project through all phases

Communications Dynamics for Professionals $175

1/17, 1/24, 1/31, Weds, 5:45-8:45pm (Naples)
2/14, 2/21, 2/28, Weds, 5:45-8:45pm (Atrium Fort Myers)
Ensure that you are a key communicator in your organization
(individual courses in this series listed below)
Writing for Impact $69
1/17 (Naples) REGISTRATION  |  2/14 (Fort Myers) REGISTRATION
Secrets of Effective Communication $69
1/24 (Naples) REGISTRATION  |  2/21 (Fort Myers) REGISTRATION
How to Make a Winning Presentation $69
1/31 (Naples) REGISTRATION  |  2/28 (Fort Myers) REGISTRATION

Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement $79 single/$99 couples

2/6/18-2/27/18, Tues, 6:00-8:30pm (FGCU Main Campus)
2/8/18-3/1/18, Thurs, 6:00-8:30pm (Naples)
3/20/18-3/29/18, Tues/Thurs, 6:00-8:30pm (FGCU Main Campus)
3/20/18-3/29/18, Tues/Thurs, 6:00-8:30pm (Naples)
Assess your retirement income needs and develop a plan to meet your retirement goals


Professional Grant Proposal Writing $695

Start Now/Start Anytime, 2017 (Online)
Locate grants that fit your needs and write proposals that win grants

Pharmacy Technician Online $649

Start Now/Start Anytime, 2017 (Online)
Online preparation for the certification examination administered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB)

Medical Coding Online $649

Start Now/Start Anytime, 2017 (Online)
Online preparation for 3 national certification exams administered by the AAPC and AHIMA boards