Graphic & Web Design Workshops

Introduction to WordPress

Did you know about 25 percent of all websites on the internet are powered by WordPress, more than any other platform? In this workshop, you will learn the power and ease of using WordPress to make your own website, whether it is for your business or hobby. Some of the topics that will be covered include design and development basics, blogging, themes, content, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), branding, categories and tags.

COAP-174 (18 Hours)
Fee: $299 

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    6 Mondays beginning Sept. 18, 2017
    (Ending Oct. 23, 2017)
    5:30-8:30 p.m.

Intermediate WordPress

Prerequisite: Introduction to WordPress or previous experience with WordPress is highly recommended. 

What separates great sites from average quality sites? More importantly, how do you use WordPress to create great sites? Learn about the finer points of themes, plug-ins, customization and more in this intermediate-level workshop. A self-hosted instance of www.wordpress.org is required.

COAP-161 (12 Hours)
Fee: $189

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus
    Monday and Tuesday beginning Nov. 13, 2017 
    (Ending Nov. 21, 2017)
    5:30-8:30 p.m.

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS6

Prerequisite: Basic computer knowledge and experience with Windows.

Learn how to modify and combine scanned photographs to create realistic composite images, use painting tools and blending modes, perform adjustments to contrast and color balance, and use layers and filters to create special effects. Book is provided.

COAP-182 (12 Hours)
Fee: $189 (Tuition $180, Materials $9)

  • Section MW01-Mays Landing Campus, T Building
    4 Mondays beginning Nov. 20, 2017
    (Ending Dec. 11, 2017)
    6-9 p.m. 

Virtual Assistant:  Social Media Marketing

Prerequisite: Unemployed or underemployed for at least six months and qualify under the Ready to Work guidelines.

This training program is designed to teach you the marketing fundamentals and skills necessary to be a successful social media marketing professional. The social media marketing module of this program prepares you with the skills to understand marketing fundamentals, align content types to specific marketing goals, use keywords to connect to an audience, boost social media through influencers and effectively use hashtags. The virtual assistant focus of this program provides instruction on the key elements you will need to prepare and market yourself to work remotely for employers and clients.

  • Beginning Monday, Sept 11, 2017 
    (Ending March 8, 2018)
    380 Hours

Call our Program Navigator for additional  information at 609-343-5655.