9 Introduction to Project Management To get through life we all need to manage projects; some people choose this as a career and manage projects for business and industry while others simply need to manage a wedding, home renovation or family vacation. You will learn how tools and techniques can make your project easier and less stressful while increasing the chances it will be successful. Explore project concepts and  the ideas of Lean Six Sigma, Agile and Waterfall project styles.  5 Mondays • 6 - 9pm • February 26 - March 26 • $199 CB17-S18 Instructor: Amanda Preston-Penny Grant Seeking Grant seeking skills are valuable to anyone working in non-profits, community programs, government agencies, academic research, arts and environmental groups, and also businesses seeking loans or government contracts and volunteers serving in community organizations. You will gain insight into the grant prospecting process including an overview of grant funding in today’s competitive environment, what funders look for, how to research funding sources, how to approach and woo funders, lots of resources for finding potential funders, and an introduction to grant writing basics. Wednesday • 6:30 - 9:30pm • February 28 • $59 CB05-S18 Instructor: Ellen Gugel Grant Writing Developing a compelling, fundable grant proposal goes beyond good writing. You will learn how to organize your proposal, “logic models” to frame your program, outcomes, budgets, cover letters, leveraging resources, and more. You will uncover how to organize and develop a specific proposal including the strategy of grant writing through examples and exercises, program design through logic models and other tools, program evaluation and “outcomes thinking”, how the budget fits with the narrative, and have an opportunity to get feedback on your own grant writing piece. Wednesday • 6:30 - 9:30pm • March 7 • $59 CB06-S18 Instructor: Ellen Gugel Career Building Career Building Accounting and Bookkeeping Basics Learn basic accounting theory and application from the first transaction through the post-closing trial balance.  Some of the topics included are cash vs accrual accounting, internal controls for small businesses, accounting transactions and changes, debits and credits, posting to a general ledger, and financial statements.  You will begin each class by examining a new accounting theory or rule and then complete activities to apply what you have learned. The instructor is sensitive to the homework capabilities of working adults.  Textbook information is provided on our website and in your confirmation email.   10 Tuesdays • 6 - 8:30pm • February 27 - May 8 • $299 (No class April 17) CB07-S18 Instructor: Ray Ratan Online Career Training Programs Financial Aid Available Certified Bookkeeper $1,995 - 6 Months Professional Bookkeeping with QuickBooks 2017 (Software Included) $1,995 - 6 Months Visit Our Website for More Details Assabet.TrainOnline.cc / Spring18 Continued…