Non-Credit Online Learning

Wake Tech teams up with online educational partners like Ed2Go and CareerStep who offer large catalogs of virtual training programs. The programs can range from a quick class to learn a new skill, or a longer, more in-depth training program to earn an industry-recognized credential. Check out the partners below, and browse our catalog of available courses. 

Ed2Go Short Courses for Personal Development

Over 350 online courses that cover a wide variety of categories. These high-quality courses are taught by industry experts and deliver specific skills and knowledge that help to advance student personal or professional development. Fundamentals courses start new each month or start anytime with a self-paced course. Categories include business, computer skills, medical, soft skills, language, personal development, teaching, writing, and more!

 

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In-depth Career Training Programs

Over 180 online career training courses, teaching to the fastest growing, in-demand skills. All courses are taught by experienced subject matter experts and designed to provide training needed for entry or advancement in career opportunities. Many courses prepare students for industry-recognized certifications and a growing number of them include the cost of those certification tests. Financial assistance through programs such as WIOA or MyCAA – Free Career Training for Military Spouses may be available. Categories include healthcare, skilled trades, business, software, IT, management, design hospitality, and more!

 

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What is Career Step?

Get the career-focused education you need to succeed! Wake Tech has partnered with Career Step to offer online training programs including Medical Coding and Billing, Medical Transcription and Editing, Medical Administrative Assistant with EHR, and Pharmacy Technician.

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Non-degree courses offered in an online or hybrid format

Course
Adobe Photoshop Level 1
Name
SEF-3001HZ2
Overall Quality of This Course
★★★★★
Based on 21 student surveys.
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
Anyone who wants to learn the fundamentals of Photoshop.
Description
Adobe Photoshop is a market leader in image editing, creation, and graphic software. The Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) application is commonly used in graphic design, web, and 3D projects. Gain the ability to create basic images, manage selections and layers, modify and repair images, and manage color.
Course Objectives
  1. Identify the components and capabilities of Photoshop CC
  2. Create basic images
  3. Manage selections and layers
  4. Modify and repair images, and manage color
  5. Refine images by adjusting layers, using camera raw and applying advanced image refinement
  6. Import, export, organize, and save files
Outline of Instruction
  1. Getting Started with Photoshop
  2. Creating Basic Images
  3. Managing Selections and Layers
  4. Adjusting Images
  5. Refining Images
  6. Managing Files in a Production Workflow
Contact Hours
8
CEU's
0.8
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
No
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
Ability to navigate the Microsoft Windows environment and type 35 words per minute.
Text and Supplies Needed
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of at least 70% of course material taught.
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
Intended Audience
Anyone who wants to learn the fundamentals of Photoshop.
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
Related Courses
Course Contact Information
Community & Career Education Staff
919-532-5700