Illinois Valley Community College’s Continuing Education and Business Services Department’s offering of free online personal and professional development classes has attracted more than 500 students.
Since registrations opened April 1, 526 students have enrolled in 795 free courses, said IVCC’s Director of Continuing Education and Business Services, Jennifer Scheri.
“We are thrilled with the overwhelming response and are happy to help the unemployed and those looking to upskill for their current employer,” Scheri said.
Registration deadline for the free courses is June 30. Upon registration, students have three months to complete their course or courses.
“We also have hundreds more online offerings available at a reasonable cost,” she noted.
The free, self-paced, online classes include: Creating Web Pages, Creating WordPress Websites, Fundamentals of Supervision and Management, Individual Excellence, Keys to Effective Communication, Managing Customer Service, Marketing Your Business on the Internet, Personal Finance, Small Business Marketing on a Shoestring and 12 Steps to a Successful Job Search.
Enroll at www.ed2go.com/ivcc, or contact Scheri at 815-224-0547 or email@example.com for more information.