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Extended Ed offers classes on small biz, watercolor and more

Learn a new skill with a course from APSUs Center for Extended and Distance Education.
Business Skills and Professional Development
•Starting a Small Business meets 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 12, at the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce. Free.
•Home-Based Business Workshop meets 9 a.m.-noon, Monday, April 18, at the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce. Free.
•Writing a Business Plan meets 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 20, at the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce. (text $30) Learn a new skill with a course from APSU's Center for Extended and Distance Education.
Business Skills and Professional Development
•“Starting a Small Business” meets 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 12, at the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce. Free.
•“Home-Based Business Workshop” meets 9 a.m.-noon, Monday, April 18, at the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce. Free.
•“Writing a Business Plan” meets 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 20, at the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce. (text $30)
•“Marketing 101Branding and Positioning Your Business” meets 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Thursday, April 21, at the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce. (course $23; supplies $15)
•“Cultural Diversity in the Workplace” meets 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Monday, April 25, at the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce. (course $38; supplies $10)
•“Small Business Tax Seminar” meets 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 26, at the Clarksville Area Chamber of Commerce. Free.
Financial Planning Classes
•“First-Time Home Buying” meets 6-9 p.m., Wednesdays, April 20-27, in APSU's Clement Bldg., Room 134. (course $23, supplies $3)
Computer Classes
•“Overcoming Computerphobia” meets 6-8 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, April 11-20, at 106 Public Square, Clarksville. (course $80, lab $5, supplies $7)
•“Hardware Basics for IT Professionals” meets 6-9 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, April 27-May 9, at 106 Public Square, Clarksville. (course $672, lab $5)
Test Prep Classes
•“ACT PrepLanguage Skills” meets 9-11 a.m., Saturdays, April 30-May 21, at 106 Public Square, Clarksville. (course $65, text $20)
Language Classes
•“Conversational Spanish, Part 3” meets 6-8 p.m., Mondays, April 11-May 16, at 106 Public Square, Clarksville. (course $92)
Creative Arts, Crafts and Hobbies
•“Watercolor Painting Basics” meets 6-8 p.m., Mondays, April 18-May 23, in APSU's Clement Bldg., Room 132. (course $92, supplies $40)
•“Stained Glass ArtPart 2 (Foil)” meets 9 a.m.-noon, Saturdays, April 23-30, in APSU's Clement Bldg., Room 134. (course $52, supplies $25)

Parents, Children and Divorce
•“Parents, Children and Divorce—Montgomery County” meets 5:45-9:45 p.m., Monday, April 11, or 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, April 30, in APSU's Clement Bldg., Room 132. (course $40)
•“Parents, Children and Divorce—Dickson County” meets 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, April 23, in APSU's Clement Bldg., Room 132. (course $40)

Online ClassesRegister by April 20
•“Intro to Quickbooks”—$79
•“Performing Payroll in QuickBooks”—$69
•“Business Marketing Writing”—$79
•“Successful Construction Business Management”—$79
•“Manufacturing Fundamentals”—$79
•“Manufacturing Applications”—$79
•“Leadership”—$79
•“Fundamentals of Supervision and Management I”—$79
•“Fundamentals of Supervision and Management II”—$79
•“Understanding the Human Resources Function”—$79
•“Hire Smart”—$79
•“Conquer Your Stress!”—$79
•“Effective Selling”—$79
•“Professional Sales Skills”—$79
•“Principles of Sales Management”—$79
•“Building an Ethical Business”—$79
•“Administrative Assistant Fundamentals”—$79
•“Administrative Assistant Applications”—$79
•“Managing Technology”—$79
•“Managing Technical Professionals”—$79
•“Six Sigma: Total Quality Fundamentals”—$79
•“Six Sigma: Total Quality Applications”—$79
•“Purchasing Fundamentals”—$79
•“Purchasing Applications”—$79
•“Creating a Home or Small Office Network”—$79
•“Customer Service Fundamentals”—$79
•“Project Management Fundamentals”—$79
•“Project Management Applications”—$79
•“Project Management @ e-Speed”—$79
•“Writing Effective Grant Proposals”—$79
•“Get Assertive”—$79
•“Distribution and Logistics Management”—$79
•“Introduction to Business Analysis”—$79
•“Mastery of Business Fundamentals”—$79
•“Mastery of Business Applications”—$79
•“Accounting Fundamentals”—$79
•“Résumé Writing Workshop”—$79
•“Creating a Successful Business Plan”—$79
•“Effective Business Writing”—$79
•“Keyboarding”—$69
•“Photoshop 7 for the Absolute Beginner”—$79
•“Intro to MS Outlook 2002”—$68
•“Java for the Absolute Beginner”—$69
•“Intro to Java 2 Programming”—$69
•“Intro to MS Publisher 2002”—$79
•“Intro to SQL”—$69
•“Intermediate Networking”—$69
•“Designing Effective Websites”—$69
•“Drawing for the Absolute Beginner”—$79
•“Writeriffic: Creativity Training for Writers”—$79
•“Fundamentals of Technical Writing”—$79
•“Pleasures of Poetry”—$79
•“Discovering Digital Photography”—$79
•“Digital Photography Output”—$79
•“Grammar for ESL”—$79
•“Grammar Refresher”—$79
•“GRE Prep, Part 2: Quantitative”—$79
•“GMAT Prep”—$79
•“GED Prep”—$79
•“Medical Terminology: A Word Association Approach”—$79
•“Certificate in Gerontology”—$189
•“Certificate in Complementary and Alternative Medicine”—$199
•“Certificate in Spirituality, Health and Healing”—$149

The Center also offers year-round online certificate programs in administrative medical specialist, advanced medical coding for the physician's office, medical transcription, Cisco CCNA, travel agent and paralegal programs. Students may register and begin at any time.
For further information, telephone the Center at (931) 221-7816, or visit http://www.apsu.edu/ext_ed.