Current Online CEU Courses

BHT 1001 : Introduction to Abnormal Psychology

Explore the psychopathology of mental illness from the causes, assessment and diagnostic criteria, and treatment, and gain a conceptualization of the sociological, psychological, and biological understandings of mental illness.

BHT 1002 : Forensic Sociology of Addictions

Investigate why people use illegal substances and the policies around the enforcement of illicit substances through exploring American History and examining social research.

BHT 1003 : Behavioral Crisis Management

Behavioral Crisis Management gives students information regarding crisis prevention, intervention, suicide prevention, and methods for managing challenging behavior in outpatient treatment settings.

BHT 1004 : Introduction to Operations

Introduction to Operations gives students information regarding the operation of an inpatient residential treatment facility. Topics range from services provided in a facility, roles of staff members, types of admission and therapy, and methods of patient management.

CE 1001: Incident Safety Officer

The need for Incident Safety Officers is vital in all Firehouses to ensure the safety of the men and women who risks their lives every day to protect others. This course prepares individuals who are interested in gaining this certification.

CE 1002: Health and Safety Officer

A Health and Safety Officer has the important role of protecting employees from potentially fatal situations. This course helps prepare individuals who are interested in gaining this certification.

CE 1003: Fire Officer I

Becoming an officer is a huge step in a Fire Fighter's career, but it comes with many new responsibilities. This course provides the necessary training individuals will need to advance into a management position in the Fire Industry.

CE 1004: Fire Officer II

Already a certified Fire Officer I? Interested in continuing your training for the potential to serve an even larger managerial role in your Fire House? CSU now offers Fire Officer II completely online which will help you move up the ladder and become the professional you hope to be.

CE 1101: CHST Exam Prep Course

Based on feedback from our students and the safety community, the Continuing Education Department at CSU has developed this training course to help prepare students for the CHST Exam; all completely online.

CE 1102: Industrial Hygiene for Safety Professionals

After completing CE 1102, you will have a better understanding of what Industrial Hygienists do and why they are a valued member of the Environment, Safety, & Health Team.

CE 1103: ASP Prep Course

Based on feedback from our students and the safety community, the Continuing Education Department at CSU has developed this training course to help prepare students for the ASP Exam; all completely online.

CE 1104: CSP Prep Course

The course prepares students for the Certified Safety Professional Exam offered by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals. This online course provides students with a comprehensive review of the CSP subject matter.

CE 1105: Maritime Hazardous Material Inventory

This course will assist you in becoming familiar with the requirements of the 2009 Hong Kong Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships.
 

CE 1201: School Safety and Security

This course covers a cross-section of Dynamic Internal Crisis and Event (DICE) situations that include terrorism, active shooters & mass violence, explosives, hostage and barricade situations, kidnapping, CBRNE events, and other potential internal crises that could occur in a school setting.

CE 1202: Human Trafficking Awareness

This course defines the crime of human trafficking, and provides the student with an awareness of what human trafficking is in the United States.

CE 1203: The United States' Response to Human Trafficking

This course defines in more depth the crime of human trafficking and reviews the United Nations' Anti-Trafficking Protocols and the United States' Trafficking Victims Protections Act of 2000 (TVPA). The role of various federal agencies involved in teh fight against human trafficking will be examined in detail.

CE 1204: Law Enforcement Investigations of Human Trafficking Crimes

This course examines the role and importance of law enforcement in the fight against human trafficking. The resources available to law enforcement to fight human trafficking will be examined.

CE 1300: Community Paramedic Certification Review Course

Columbia Southern University and the IAFCCP are happy to announce our partnership for the development of the Community Paramedic Certification Review Course!

Clinical Medical Assistant Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

This program prepares students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical aspects of a medical office.

Computer Technician Professional with CompTIA A+ Certificate Program with Externship

The CompTIA A+ course will build upon students’ existing user-level knowledge and experience with personal computer software and hardware in order to present fundamental concepts and techniques that technicians will use every day on the job.

Corrections Specialist Certificate Program with Externship

This program takes students through the ins and outs of the US Corrections system and the laws that govern it alongside the individual, political and societal issues.

Criminal Justice Professional Certificate Program with Externship

This program offers a comprehensive look at the American criminal justice system, particularly from the legal side.

Criminal Procedure Specialist Certificate Program with Externship

The legitimacy of American criminal jurisprudence lies in the function and fairness of its criminal courts and students will examine exactly how these institutions uphold the most basic of constitutional rights and values in their daily application.

Dental Assisting Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

The program prepares students for entry-level positions as a chair-side dental assistant. This course covers the history of dentistry, introduction to the dental office, the legal aspects of dentistry, introduction to oral anatomy, dental operatory, introduction to tooth structure (primary and permanent teeth), the oral cavity; and other areas.

Dialysis Technician Certificate Program

This Dialysis Technician Program provides students with the knowledge needed to perform as a dialysis technician. This program will review kidney dialysis machines, preparing dialyzer reprocessing and delivery systems, and review equipment maintenance.

EKG Technician Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

This course will include information on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography and stress testing.

Financial Professional Certificate Program with Externship

Taking students through both theoretical and real-world examples to demonstrate the valuation of assets, this program will help students in various decision-making processes not only in business, but in personal finance as well.

Foundations for Success

Foundations for Success is a course designed to accompany Chantell Cooley’s book, Winning the Game of Life, and the accompanying workbook, Equipped for the Game of Life. Chantell Cooley is Co-founder and Vice President of Columbia Southern University.

Homeland Security Specialist Certificate Program with Externship

This program is designed to prepare successful students to work in various Homeland Security agencies at a local, state or federal level.

Human Resource Professional Certificate with Externship

The Human Resources Professional Program introduces human resources (HR) functions and related elements and activities to students wishing to enter a career in this field or anyone who runs or may start a business of their own.

Human Trafficking Investigation CEU Certificate

The Continuing Education Department at CSU is excited to partner with Human Trafficking Investigations and Training Institute (HTITI) to offer this new CEU Certificate Program.

IT Cyber Security Professional with CompTIA Security+ Certificate Program with Externship

The CompTIA Security+ course provides students with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to become an IT security professional. This course is designed to fully prepare students to sit for and pass the CompTIA Security+ certification exam.

IT Network Professional with CompTIA Network+ Certificate Program with Externship

The CompTIA Network+ course provides students with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to become an IT network practitioner.

Java Programming Specialist Certificate Program with Externship

Students who complete this program will work through hands-on exercises and labs using real Java code.

Law Enforcement Professional Certificate Program with Externship

Law Enforcement Professionals operate every day inside an ever-evolving world of crime and violence. Facing an array of issues from localized criminal activity to emergency and public health issues that constitute a national or international threat can come up at a moment’s notice, Law Enforcement Professionals are on the front lines of defense for our communities.

Legal Assistant Certificate Program with Externship

This program offers an in-depth view of the role of legal assistants and paralegals play as an essential part of the overall profession.

Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

This program covers information on the medical assisting profession, interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances.

NSA Center for Public Safety CEU Courses

The National Sheriffs’ Association Center for Public Safety is dedicated to enhancing jail operations in the United States by providing training, current events and resources.

Through a partnership with Columbia Southern University, the online training is offered to meet requirements for various certifications offered through the NSA Institute for Jail Operations.

Nursing Assistant Specialist Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

This program is designed to provide students with the knowledge base necessary to become a Nursing Assistant Specialist and potentially begin the career path toward Registered Nurse.

Paralegal Professional Certificate Program with Externship

This program offers an in-depth view of the role of paralegals play within the American legal system.

Pharmacy Technician + Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

This comprehensive course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam.

Pharmacy Technician Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

This comprehensive course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam.

Phlebotomy Technician Certificate Program with Clinical Externship

The Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares students to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis.

Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certificate Program

This program includes training and exam preparation for students to become a Project Management Professional (PMP)® as designated by the Project Management Institute.

Public Speaking Expert Certificate Program with Externship

The Public Speaking Expert program helps students to set themselves apart from their peers and colleagues with polished, professional presentation skills that will be tapped by superiors for a variety of presentations, from bringing in prospective clients and ultimately close deals.

Six Sigma Black Belt Certificate Exam Prep Program

The Six Sigma Professional program is designed for high-performance employees and leaders of business improvement projects.

Six Sigma Green Belt Certificate Program with Externship

The Six Sigma Specialist program helps professionals to strengthen organizations by employing the core concepts of Six Sigma geared toward enhanced problem-solving skills with an emphasis on the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control) model.

Sports Massage & Athletic Training Professional Certificate Program with Externship

This course provides an overview of the theoretical principles for common massage therapy systems and manual techniques. The course discusses the historical influences from a variety of cultures in order to best understand the massage therapy industry and profession today.

Writing Professional Certificate Program with Externship

The Writing Professional program develops written communication skills with an emphasis on understanding the writing process, analyzing readings, and practicing writing for personal and professional applications.


Terms for Payments, Cancellations, Refunds, and Substitutions:

All tuition payments must be paid in full upon 14 business days of registration confirmation. Failure to pay by this time period will result in the forfeiture of your registration. You may re-register as long as enrollment is still available.

Cancellations must be made up to 30 days before the event start date. Columbia Southern University will refund half your paid tuition in this time frame. Any cancellations made less than 30 days of the event start date is nonrefundable. Full refunds will be given at Columbia Southern University’s discretion. Any refund issued will be done by the same method of tuition payment.

*Documentation may be required for cancellation.

Columbia Southern University reserves the right to cancel any event that does not meet the minimum enrollment requirements. Should this occur, we will call registered participants to reschedule. If the alternative event is not convenient for you, a full refund will be issued. Columbia Southern University’s liability is solely limited to refunding of event tuition payments.

Substitutions may be made up to one week of the event start date. The substitute must meet the specific qualifications of the event in order to attend. The participant, or representative, is responsible for providing Columbia Southern University with the substitute’s information.

Any event hosted or sponsored by Columbia Southern University is subject to change. This includes -but is not limited to- the event facility, agenda, and instructors /presenters. If applicable, participants will be notified of changes before event start date.

*Please contact ContinuingEd@columbiasouthern.edu if you have any questions about these terms.