Micro-Credential Training

Completed in 1 day (7.5 hours): 9 am-4:30 pm
Taught at the SCF Advanced Technology Center
Successful Completers Earn a Digital Badge

Harnessing the Power of ChatGPT/A.I.

This is an instructor-led micro-credential course that includes a curriculum, exercises, and assessments. This training builds a foundational understanding of what ChatGPT and generative AI are, and how to write/enter effective prompts with enough context to get the most accurate responses.

Also covered are practical examples and exercises of how you can use AI to assist in creating emails, agendas, outlines, press releases, instructions, travel plans, and even content for PowerPoint slides.

Finally, AI bias, privacy issues, AI in business, best practices, and future trends will be addressed.

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CANVA: Digital Design at the Speed of Life

Canva is an online graphic design platform used to create social media graphics, documents, and presentations. Start from over 50,000 rich templates, use their drag-and-drop interface to customize your project with photos and graphic elements.

Learn cropping, textured backgrounds, and color correction to give your photo more dimension.

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Microsoft Co-Pilot and Power Automate

This is an instructor-led micro-credential course that includes a curriculum, practical hands-on exercises, and assessments. Microsoft Co-Pilot is an A.I. companion for your work life that will interface with all your existing Microsoft products. 365 Chat introduces a powerful new capability to tame the complex, eliminate drudgery, and reclaim time at work.

This training also teaches you Power Automate, so you can automate repetitive business processes. These automated processes are called “flows”. Employees are empowered to create their own solutions. Learn templates and practice creating flows.

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Teams Design Better Together Using FIGMA

FIGMA is a collaborative interface design tool that connects everyone in the design process so teams can deliver better products, faster. Seamlessly design, prototype, develop, and
collect feedback in a single platform.

You will learn about auto layout, pre-loaded frames, and standardized styles, components, and variables. Use FIGMA to collaborate in a multiplayer format while receiving comments from stakeholders. Use sections/pages to organize your designs and learn branching/merging. Use smart-select to adjust layers, draw vector networks, and use OpenType and variable fonts. Customize workflows, connect FIGMA to other tools, in either web or mobile apps.

HubSpot: Learn to Attract, Engage, and Delight Customers

Treat potential and current customers with the care they deserve. HubSpot is a customer relationship management (CRM) software.

You will learn marketing and content creation, data analysis, campaign budgeting, contact management skills, interviewing, vendor management, and copywriting. Learn to automate workflows, publish content, and streamline email marketing. Define each step of your sales pipeline, track sales, and learn how many other useful apps can be integrated into HubSpot. Keep your fingers on the pulse of your customer process and improve the quality of that experience with HubSpot.

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AWS Cloud Basics

Want to learn more about how data and coding are moving to a cloud-based environment? What is the difference between on-premises and cloud computing? This micro-credential will introduce you to AWS overview, global infrastructure, developer tools, infrastructure as code (IaC), and Well- Architected infrastructure.

Learn about AWS services, security, architecture, pricing, and support.

Drone FAA Part 107: Remote Pilot Certificate

Want to learn more about how data and coding are moving to a cloud-based environment? What is the difference between on-premises and cloud computing? This micro-credential will introduce you to AWS overview, global infrastructure, developer tools, infrastructure as code (IaC), and Well- Architected infrastructure.

Learn about AWS services, security, architecture, pricing, and support.

Adobe Basics: Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign

This instructor-led micro-credential course is designed to be an introductory course to Adobe’s Visual Design software that includes Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop that are part of Adobe Creative Cloud. Adobe Illustrator allows you to create digital illustrations, complex graphics, and logos using vector graphics that are well-suited for a variety of scalable printed formats.

Adobe Photoshop allows you to resize, crop, and rotate objects. Learn about working with layers and how to use levels, curves, and color. Create and edit images, learn about adding text to an image, image file formats, and practice using various selection tools.

Adobe InDesign smoothly integrates Illustrator and Photoshop into desktop publishing. Work with templates, master pages, and frames to create professional layouts and typography as you import your designs from Illustrator and Photoshop seamlessly through the Library panel.

Team Collaboration Tools: OneDrive, Teams, and SharePoint

OneDrive, Teams, and SharePoint are all part of Microsoft 365 and give team members integrated and flexible ways to work on their projects and tasks. OneDrive allows online file storage for one user, Teams is for a small group of users, and SharePoint is for sharing and collaborating with everyone.

Learn how to store, sync, and share files. Collaborate with colleagues using multiple tools to enhance productivity. Use permission management and create either public or private teams. Have a conversation, work together, edit documents in real-time, and meet where the work is happening online.