No-Cost Workshops

 

Virginia Wesleyan University Global Campus offers comprehensive non-degree continuing education courses designed to provide advanced skill sets valued by employers. Because of COVID-19's economic impact on our communities, VWU Global Campus—in partnership with the Hampton Roads Workforce Council and Virginia Beach Department of Economic Development—is offering the following professional development workshops at no cost to you.

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If you've completed a previous workshop and would like to enroll in another, please email ceinfo@vwu.edu


Upcoming Workshops

Workshop Information

October 17 - December 14

Supply Chain Management A-Z: Operations and Logistics Basic
Mondays/Wednesdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
The Hive in Virginia Beach
140 Independence Blvd., Virginia Beach
This workshop will provide the basics of supply chain management, operations and logistics, and customer service. Participants will learn logistics, how to manage a shipment, and how to manage export and import documents.


October 17 – December 14

Entrepreneurship II
Mondays/Wednesdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
The Hive in Virginia Beach
140 Independence Blvd., Virginia Beach
Teaches business owners how to effectively maintain a business for longevity. Learn how to create an organizational structure while also taking into consideration the ethics of it all.


October 17 – December 14

A+ Certification Prep Workshop
Mondays/Wednesdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Virginia Wesleyan University (Clarke Hall, Room 125)  
5817 Wesleyan Dr., Virginia Beach
Learn and review basic computer concepts and terminology to prepare for the CompTIA A+ workshop. Designed for students seeking to enroll in the A+ workshop in the spring.
Prerequisite for the CompTIA A+ Workshop.


October 18 – December 15

Essentials of Google Office Products
Tuesdays/Thursdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Virginia Wesleyan University (Clarke Hall, Room 125)  
5817 Wesleyan Dr., Virginia Beach
Google Workspace provides access to Gmail and the collection of Google office products. Learn how to create documents, spreadsheets, and presentations using Google Workspace products. A Gmail account is required for this workshop.


October 15 – December 10

Project Management Essentials with CAPM Prep
Saturdays from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Virginia Wesleyan University (Clarke Hall, Room 125)  
5817 Wesleyan Dr., Virginia Beach
Gain skills essential to project managers and those in support roles, with course materials aligned with the internationally recognized standards of project management. Once completed, participants will meet prerequisites for the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM®) certification offered through the Project Management Institute (PMI®).


October 17 – December 14

Microsoft Excel Certification Training
Mondays/Wednesdays from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
The Hive in Virginia Beach
140 Independence Blvd., Virginia Beach
Learn to create, modify, and format Microsoft Excel worksheets, perform calculations, and print workbooks. Teaches formulas and formatting techniques, use of lists, illustrations, and charts. Showcases Excel’s advanced features, such as pivot tables, audit worksheets, data tools, macros, and collaboration methods. Basic knowledge of Excel required.
Prerequisite for the CompTIA Data+ workshop.