Continuing Education

Contact 

Christi Nation
Director of Continuing Education
cnation@lsua.edu
LSUA Downtown
807 Jackson Street
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 427-4441

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The LSUA Continuing Education Department offers non-credit courses which include seminars, individualized corporate training, professional continuing education to upgrade skills, personal enrichment, instruction in specialized areas, hobby instruction, and adult training areas.  We also offer a variety of classes that can be taken online from the convenience of your home or office.  Call or email us for more information!

fall 2018 COURSES

Water Aerobics

  • For a brief description, please visit here.
  • Classes offered year round
  • Cost $45 monthly

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Microsoft Excel  Microsoft Excel icon


  • Tuesday and Thursday - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • $125 for each level (including book)

 

  • MS Excel - Level One
  • October 30
  • November 1
  • This course helps cover the Microsoft Office Specialist exam objectives to help students prepare for the Excel 2016 Exam and the Excel 2016 Expert Exam. Completing Levels 1 - 3 will help pass the exam.  Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to create and develop Excel worksheets and workbooks in order to work with and analyze the data that is critical to the success of your organization.

  • You will:

  • Get started with Microsoft Office Excel 2016.
  • Perform calculations.
  • Modify a worksheet.
  • Format a worksheet.
  • Print workbooks.
  • Manage workbooks.

 

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  • MS Excel - Level Two
  • November 13
  • November 15
  • This course builds upon the foundational knowledge presented in the Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016: Part 1 course and will help start you down the road to creating advanced workbooks and worksheets that can help deepen your understanding of organizational intelligence. The ability to analyze massive amounts of data, extract actionable information from it, and present that information to decision makers is at the foundation of a successful organization that is able to compete at a high level.
  • This course helps cover the Microsoft Office Specialist exam objectives to help students prepare for the Excel 2016 Exam and the Excel 2016 Expert Exam. Completing Levels 1 - 3 will help pass the exam. Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to leverage the power of data analysis and presentation in order to make informed, intelligent organizational decisions.
  • You will:
  • Work with functions.
  • Work with lists.
  • Analyze data.
  • Visualize data with charts.
  • Use PivotTables and PivotCharts.

 

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  • MS Excel - Level Three
  • December 11
  • December 13

  • This course builds off of the foundational and intermediate knowledge presented in the Microsoft® Office Excel® 2016: Part 1 and Part 2 courses to help you get the most of your Excel experience. The ability to collaborate with colleagues, automate complex or repetitive tasks, and use conditional logic to construct and apply elaborate formulas and functions will put the full power of Excel right at your fingertips. The more you learn about how to get Excel to do the hard work for you, the more you'll be able to focus on getting the answers you need from the vast amounts of data your organization generates.
  • This course helps cover the Microsoft Office Specialist exam objectives to help students prepare for the Excel 2016 Exam and the Excel 2016 Expert Exam. Completing Levels 1 - 3 will help pass the exam. Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to perform advanced data analysis, collaborate on workbooks with other users, and automate workbook functionality.
  • You will:
  • Work with multiple worksheets and workbooks.
  • Use Lookup functions and formula auditing
  • Share and protect workbooks.
  • Automate workbook functionality.
  • Create sparklines and map data.
  • Forecast data.

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Marketing for Small Business Series
  • Thursdays - 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • $149 for each level
    • Digital Marketing for Your Small Business - Level One
      • November 1
      • November 8
      • November 15
    • Digital Marketing for Your Small Business - Level Two
      • November 29
      • December 6
      • December 13

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Conversational German and Culture - Level One
  • Wednesdays - 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • $149 - Six Sessions
    • October 24
    • October 31
    • November 7
    • November 14
    • NO class on November 21 due to Thanksgiving Holiday
    • November 28
    • December 5

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Special Courses From LSU Offered on LSUA's Campus

Fundamentals of Supervision 

November 5, 6, & 7 - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Description: Fundamentals of Supervision (FOS) is the flagship program offered by LSU Continuing Education’s Management & Leadership Institute. FOS delivers basic, practical training for supervisors, managers, business professionals, and team leaders in a three-day seminar format. The goal is to enhance individual management skills and personal effectiveness in the work environment. FOS gives supervisors and other business professionals the opportunity to master the basic leadership skills that are essential for high productivity and continuing quality improvement. The program is specifically designed for new or aspiring supervisors or those desiring a refresher. FOS emphasizes the achievement of goals by using practical solutions to real-world problems.

Spring 2019 Courses

Huey Long Lecture Series
  • Learn about Senator Huey Long int his captivating three-part series about his historic life and times. Viewing original photographs are part of the series. 
  • Wednesdays - 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • January 16, 23, 30 
  • $180

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Private Investigator (Two Weekends - Friday Evening 6PM - 10PM, Saturday & Sunday, 8AM - 5PM) 
  • 40- Hour Basic Training Course - Two Weekends
  • March 1, 2 & 3, 2019
  • March 15, 16 & 17, 2019
  • Cost for the course: $350 for the whole course and an additional $50 to paid on the last day for the exam.

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FALL 2019 COURSES

New Paralegal Course Starts Tuesday, September 17, 2019

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