Workforce Development

Kent State University Geauga and the Twinsburg Academic Center are committed to helping employers respond to the training and lifelong learning needs of Northeast Ohio. Our wide variety of non-credit continuing education programs are designed to help develop a premier workforce in our region. If you or your company would like to request a specific topic or class for training, please contact us. We are happy to tailor our programs to your needs.

Kent State Geauga in Partnership with Geauga Growth Partnership Workforce Development Class Offerings

To register for any of the class offerings below, please email Geauga Growth to set up billing or payment.

Upcoming Workforce Development Classes

Course Prices:

GGP Member: $99.00
Non-GGP Member: $125.00
Quickbooks GGP Member: $150.00
Quickbooks Non-GGP Member: $175.00

Course Options:

Advanced Excel - November 12 and 19; 8:30 a.m. - Noon

The advanced level Excel class teaches using advanced functions, lookup and data tables, and advanced list management. Pivot tables and charts, exporting and importing data, various analytical options (scenarios, goal seek, and solver), and an introduction to macros are also taught.

PowerPoint - December 10; 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
This course introduces the basics of PowerPoint: creating slides, adding text and graphics, using different designs, and adding transitions and some interactivity. It will include do’s and don’ts to ensure that the presentations are dynamic, interesting, and easy-to-follow. We will also work on creating custom presentations, integrating other Office files (spreadsheets, databases, and documents), creating interactive elements, and customizing tables and graphics. Participants will practice delivering their presentations to the class.

Site and Contact Information

Kent State University Geauga Campus
14111 Claridon-Troy Road
Burton, OH 44021

If you would like to be on our mailing list to receive announcements about upcoming courses or specialized training opportunities or have questions about current programming, contact Judy Paternite by email or call 440-834-3719.