Workforce Fundamentals Certification Training

This page is for people who are currently participating in the SCSEP program. The following training courses are recommended to you by VANTAGE Workforce Solutions. Please explore training opportunities and certifications to give you the tools you need to succeed. 

Remember to print and attach all certifications to your training timesheet each pay period. If you are not sure how, please do not hesitate to ask your project director to assist you. is a leading online learning platform that helps individuals learn business, software, technology, and creative skills to achieve their goals. To access courses, you will need a library card from an Ohio public library. Find a Library Here.

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The following training courses can be taken on

Sharing and Printing Certificates of Completion on (5m)

Customer Service Mastery: Delight Every Customer (2h 12m)

Business Etiquette: Phone, Email, and Text (58m)

Master Microsoft Word:

  • Learning Word Desktop/Office 365 (40m)
  • Word Essential Training (2h 36m)
  • Word Quick Tips (31m)

Learning about PowerPoint 2019 (1h 16m)

Learning Computer Security and Internet Safety (1h 18m)

Microsoft Teams Essential Training (2h 18m)

Working with Difficult People (1h 46m)

Nonprofit Management Foundations (1h 46m)

Writing a Resume (2 h 39 m)

Ohio Means Jobs Learning Express

Ohio Means Jobs provides an online platform for free training called OMJ Learning Express. To get started, log into your account to verify the time spent in training. 

Personal Computer Fundamentals: Hardware, Software, and Network Basics (40m)

Microsoft Outlook 2013 Basic (45m)

Browsing, Searching and Staying Safe Online (48m)

Writing a Resume (1h 6m)

Interview Fundamentals Mastery Track (1h 43m)

Prepare and Practice Answering Interview Questions by Industry (varies)

Financial Literacy Tools (varies)

Other Valuable Training

Identifying and Safeguarding Personally Identifiable Information (PII) (1h) Part 2

Sharing and Printing Certificates of Completion (5m)


Word 2019 Essential Training (2h 36m)

PowerPoint Essential Training (2h 19m)

PowerPoint Tips and Tricks (1h 53m)

PowerPoint: Audio and Video (2h 3m)

Getting started with Excel (2h 8m)

Excel: Introduction to Charts and Graphs (56m 3s)

Access Basics for Excel Users (27m 15s)

Business Essentials

Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging (47m 19s)

Improve Your Listening Skills (1h 4m)

Finance Essentials for Small Business (51m 10s)

Marketing Foundations (49m)

Marketing to Diverse Audiences (51m 21s)

Market Research Foundations (54m 20s)

Strategic Human Resources (54m 25s)

Organization Communication (1h 15m)

Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing (41m 54s)

Tips for Writing Business Emails (34m 5s)

Asking for a Raise (43m 54s)

Finding your Time Management Style (1h 14m)



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