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—Serina Phoenix, Student, Digital Marketing

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"This industry brings an incredible number of jobs and offers a clean energy opportunity for both Louisiana's workforce as well as consumers."

—Southeastern Wind Coalition President Katharine Kollins

Featured: Advanced Career Training

Offshore Wind Opportunity: A Virtual Panel Event

Monday, October 24th, 2022 from 10 a.m.—noon, Central Standard Time Registration opens soon! Join us for a virtual discussion of the opportunity in Offshore Wind. In this interactive event, panelists will provide a high-level overview of the sector, outline some opportunities for disruptive innovation and technology integration, discuss supply-chain and manufacturing considerations, and share insights…

Discovering, Developing and Evaluating Entrepreneurial Ideas

This course is designed for future founders as well as investors that are interested in evaluating new business ideas. If you are an innovator, investor, a startup mentor, or manage a fund, incubator, accelerator or an “intra”-preneurial wind energy project, this course is for you! Watch this space for information about the course. If you…

Offshore Wind Economics for Complete Beginners

When does an offshore wind (OSW) farm create economic value for its developers? How would you measure and model such value anyway? What do you need for a good site? Why are people building or investigating development opportunities in some places but not others? If you’re curious about such things but new to offshore wind…

Medical Billing and Coding (Voucher Included)

Whether you’re just starting work or transitioning into a different field, there has never been a better time to enter a career in Medical Billing and Coding. This course will prepare you for success in this rewarding career as you learn about legal, ethical, and regulatory concepts central to this field, including HIPAA compliance, official…

Certified AWS Cloud Practitioner Solutions Architect (Vouchers Included)

Become an AWS Solutions Architect As computing moves to the cloud, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world’s most widely adopted cloud platform. Its 200 data centers help customers lower costs, grow their organizations, and create innovation. This 100% online course provides you with the knowledge to prepare for the first-level AWS Cloud Practitioner the…

Online Childcare Development Training

Become a Child Development Associate (CDA) Childcare development specialists play crucial roles in the education and development of many children. They are responsible to provide safe, nurturing environments, help children learn cognitive, emotional and physical skills and grow during their most formative years. This 100% online course prepares you for the Child Development Associate® (CDA)…

NASM Certified Personal Trainer

Prepare for NASM personal trainer certificate Online As individuals, employers and health organizations become more aware of the role physical fitness plays in health and longevity, career opportunities for personal trainers are on the rise. Certifications such as those offered by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) can provide an efficient route to a…

The Complete Project Manager with CAPM and PMP Prep

Project Management Certification Preparation The Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) and the Project Management Professional (PMP®) are the leading credentials for project managers across a variety of industries. This 100% online course will teach you fundamentals of the project management based on the Project Management Institute’s (PMI) A Guide to the Project Management Body…

Human Resources Professional

Become a Certified HR Professional Human capital is the single most important asset in any business and human resources professionals are charged with protecting these assets. This 100% online training course will prepare you for the Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification exam offered by the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI). You will be fully…

Freight Broker/Agent Training

Learn How to Start Your Freight Brokerage From licensing and operations to sales and marketing, learn how to get your broker license and start a successful freight brokerage – 100% online and at your own pace!  “This course used real life examples and different learning materials that still help us operate a business,” Kay P., United…