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We offer exceptional professional certificate programs in AutoCAD, Data Analysis, TESOL and more
Discover the world of Computer-Aided Design and Drafting (CAD). This program is designed to prepare the student with drafting and design skills needed to compete in the rapidly changing 21st century global workplace and qualify for entry level AutoCAD® drafting positions.
Learning to provide extraordinary customer service will help you grow professionally and improve your overall productivity.
This online certificate program is comprised of two different courses:
Data Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace. Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions. This comprehensive online certificate program is comprised of three courses:
Increasingly, our world is governed by data and the insights gained from analyzing data. This course offers an introduction to the field of data science, as well as the basic tools and algorithms used by data scientists.
Data science is a discipline on the intersection of several disciplines, so you will also learn the basics of programming with Python, underlying mathematical and statistical principles, data collection, cleaning and manipulation, and machine learning.
Seasoned experts will guide you through email marketing, search engine optimization, online advertising, and more.
This online certificate program is comprised of three courses:
Fundamentals of Distilling
This 40-hour certificate program consists of 24 classroom hours with a written assessment, followed by 16-hours of hands-on practical work at an operational craft distillery.
It includes the following courses:
- Fundamentals of Distilling – The only US-based offering of the world-renowned Institute of Brewing & Distilling’s comprehensive introduction to craft distilling.
- Practical Distilling Workshop: Whiskey – Bourbon or Rye – Join expert local craft distillers for a two-day hands-on practical distilling class exploring the basics of whiskey.
Becoming a successful grant writer requires a series of key skills related to project design, development and persuasive writing skills. This comprehensive course will introduce the fundamental tools required to produce truly competitive proposals.
Maritime Industry Professional Certification
Seattle Central’s Maritime Academy provides customized professional development training to private sector companies, government agencies, military units and unions. Our high-quality, hands-on training can help professional mariners work towards upgrading or renewing licensing requirements, prepare for USCG assessments and learn the skills needed to advance their careers.
We currently offer the following professional certifications:
Medical Marijuana Consultant
The Medical Marijuana Consultant Certificate Program is approved by the Washington State Department of Health, and it satisfies the education requirements for employees who wish to sell medical marijuana at licensed stores. This program distinguishes current employees and prepares prospective employees to be eligible for employment.
Non Profit Administration
Non-profits today need to be run like a business in many respects. This online certificate program focuses on revenue generation and program evaluation in the non-profit space.
Nutritional Therapy Practitioner
Small Business Accounting
Learn the essential skills and gain the experience necessary to work as an accountant or bookkeeper for a small business or entrepreneur. Upon completion of this 3-course program, you’ll be prepared to sit for the Certified Bookkeeper exam.
Supervisory and Leadership Certificate
Your employees are your most valuable resources. Ensuring the efficiency of your team is the key to your success and is your most important responsibility. Get practical, easy to understand, and insightful methods for new and even experienced supervisors and managers.
Take the next step in your yoga practice and learn how to teach others. Our 100-hour or 200-hour teacher training intensives will provide you a comprehensive understanding of how to structure a class, anatomy as it applies to yoga, how different styles compare and more. Graduates of both programs will receive a certificate from Seattle Central College, while those that complete the 200-hour program are also eligible to register with the Yoga Alliance.