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October 28, 2016

Business & Community Training Center Category

Write a compelling grant proposal

Grant Writing 101 on Nov. 15 has been approved for seven continuing education credit hours from Kentucky Department of Education.

Announcing our Business & Community Training Center

The Center for Rural Development is proud to announce the name of our career and workforce training program—formerly Your Center of Learning—has been changed to more accurately reflect the diverse selection of training courses we offer our business community.

YCOL courses approved for credit hours

Are you in need of professional development hours? The Center for Rural Development has received approval under the Effective Instructional Leadership Act for educators to receive EILA hours for attending our Your Center of Learning training courses. Register now for our April courses! (Click on the course title to register for these Your Center of […]

May 23: Cyber security training

If you have a mobile device, use a computer, or utilize technology, as most of us do these days, protecting and keeping our personal information and sensitive business information safe is a top priority.

Three new Excel classes in May

Harness the power of Excel and become an advanced user at our Your Center of Learning Microsoft Office Excel classes at The Center for Rural Development. Microsoft Office specialist Carol Whitson will be leading three Excel classes in May for beginner, intermediate, and advanced-level users. Microsoft Office Excel 2013: Level 1 — May 6 8:30 a.m.-4:30 […]

Grant Writing 101 workshop

Melissa Vermillion will teach you how to write a compelling grant proposal on April 26 at Grant Writing 101.

Meet the trainer

Get to know Your Center of Learning and certified Microsoft Office specialist Carol L. Whitson

IT event draws top Kentucky leaders

Top-level business executives, educators, and community leaders from throughout Kentucky were at The Center for Rural Development this week to learn how they can move their organizations to higher levels of efficiency and productivity at a one-day technology event, “Executive Outlook — Information Technology Trends of 2014.”

Learn how to make a good impression at YCOL class

Leading communications expert Dr. Mike Searcy will be teaching participants the how’s and why’s of impression management at a new Your Center of Learning training class on Thursday, Sept. 19, from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at The Center for Rural Development. “Wonderful step-by-step application and informative communication. It was a delightful course to prepare to interview, […]

Workforce skills training

Six new instructor-led classes have been added to The Center for Rural Development’s Your Center of Learning business and workforce skills training program. The Center and its e-learning training partner, New Horizons Computer Learning Centers, offer professional expert training in some of Microsoft’s top business software programs. The latest Your Center of Learning classes to […]

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