Non-credit online courses available for free at Roane State through June 30th

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Roane State Community College is offering 10 free online courses through the Workforce Development Program until June 30, 2020.

There are no prerequisites associated with the available courses and anyone may sign up. Access to the self-paced courses will be available for three months following registration. Participants may choose from one or more of the following:

  • Creating Web Pages
  • Creating WordPress Websites
  • Fundamentals of Supervision and Management
  • Twelve Steps to a Successful Job Search
  • Keys to Effective Communication
  • Managing Customer Service
  • Marketing Your Business on the Internet
  • Personal Finance
  • Small Business Marketing on a Shoestring
  • Individual Excellence

Each of these courses would normally cost participants $100 or more. There is no limit on how many of the courses one person may take. Anyone interested in taking advantage of these free course offerings can sign up online by visiting roanestate.edu/workforce.

Additional self-paced and instructor-led courses are available for a fee through the same Workforce Development website. Topics include blogging and podcasting, Javascript, event planning, personal finance and nature photography. Questions can be directed to Sonya Parker, Roane State’s Workforce Training Manager, by emailing parkers@roanestate.edu.

About Brad Jones

Brad is the Owner/Operator of BBB TV 12, and has been with the company since August of 1996. Brad is a 1987 graduate of Coalfield High School and a 1995 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Communications. He won the 1995 broadcast production student of the year award. Brad worked at Shop at Home, Inc. a home shopping network that was located in Knoxville, TN from 1993 - 1995 and then at Via TV (RSTV, Inc.) from 1995 - 1996. After some freelance work in Nashville, Brad joined the BBB Communications staff in August of 1996. A short stint at WVLT TV as a news photographer was in 2001, but he continued to work at BBB TV as well. Brad is married to Nicole Jenkins Jones, a 1990 graduate of Oak Ridge High School, who works at Oak Ridge Gastroenterology and Associates in Oak Ridge. They have 3 kids, Trevor Bogard, 27, Chandler 22, and Naomi 13. On December 12, 2013 they welcomed their first grandchild, Carter Ryan Bogard. Brad is also the assistant boys basketball coach at Coalfield High School for the past 11 years. In 2013-14 the Yellow Jackets won their first district title since 1991 and just the 4th in school history.

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