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Advanced skills will enable you to manage your states of consciousness to eliminate the negative emotions and limiting decisions that interfere with your ability to obtain the highest levels of success in all areas of your life, including career, relationships, health & fitness, family and personal growth & development. You will learn how to effectively use language to enhance communication and reframe any situation to your personal benefit.

Start date: 08/01/16

End date: 08/26/16

Tuition:$175.00



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If you are nurse, teacher, law enforcement, employer or just have the desire to learn a new language, this beginning Bosnian language class will teach you the basics so you are able to communicate with your Bosnian clients, neighbors, students and friends. Instructor, Vahida Dallenbach, was born and raised in Bosnia until she was 17 yrs. old. She is fluent in Bosnian and English and she will teach you the Bosnian alphabet, words for the number system and most common words used in everyday conversations. In addition, websites and other resources will be shared to help you learn more Bosnian words after class.

Start date: 06/20/16

End date: 08/15/16

Tuition:$89.00



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NLP is a powerful change management tool that transforms the way people think and act to have the greatest impact both professionally and personally. NLP is one of the most powerful skills used today in business, psychology, sales, and all forms of personal development. Find out how to manage your emotional and psychological states to eliminate fear and anxiety, replace negative behaviors with positive ones, and establish rapport in your personal and professional relationships. Then learn how to model highly successful people and better understand your staff''s and customer''s needs, motivations and behaviors.

Start date: 07/05/16

End date: 07/29/16

Tuition:$175.00



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Spanish Fundamentals is a self-paced, online Spanish conversation course that seeks to bridge the communication gap between English and Spanish-speakers. http://protrainedu.org/Lumens/Spanish-Fundamentals/1123" target="_blan

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition:$165.00



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Spanish Fundamentals is a self-paced, online Spanish conversation course that seeks to bridge the communication gap between English and Spanish-speakers. http://protrainedu.org/Lumens/Spanish-Fundamentals/1123" target="_blan

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition:$165.00



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Spanish for Health Care is a self-paced, online occupational Spanish conversation course that seeks to bridge the communication gap between English-speaking health care professionals and Spanish-speaking patients. http://protrainedu.org/Lumens/Spanish-for-Health-Care/367" target="_blan

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition:$165.00



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Spanish for Health Care is a self-paced, online occupational Spanish conversation course that seeks to bridge the communication gap between English-speaking health care professionals and Spanish-speaking patients. http://protrainedu.org/Lumens/Spanish-for-Health-Care/367" target="_blan

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition:$165.00



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Spanish for the Workplace is an innovative, self-paced, online occupational Spanish conversation course that seeks to bridge the communication gap between English and Spanish-speaking supervisors and co-workers. http://protrainedu.org/Lumens/Spanish-for-the-Workplace/374" target="_blan

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition:$165.00



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Spanish for the Workplace is an innovative, self-paced, online occupational Spanish conversation course that seeks to bridge the communication gap between English and Spanish-speaking supervisors and co-workers. http://protrainedu.org/Lumens/Spanish-for-the-Workplace/374" target="_blan

Start Date: upon registration

Tuition:$165.00



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