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Specialized Support for digital publishing Macs:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Upgrades & configuration
  • Preventive maintenance
  • Workflow assessment
  • Strategic planning

Mac users: Dr. Tom Piwowar will personally work with your IT support team to achieve your specialized digital publishing requirements.
Particularly valuable when your IT support team is Windows centric.


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NEW ADDRESS AS OF OCTOBER 16, 2017
1627 K St NW, Suite 5034, Washington DC 20006

Certificates & CEUs

Certificates and Continuing Education Units


Certificates and their accompanying Continuing Education Units are a great way to boost your career by enhancing your résumé. Certificates and CEUs prove that you are on top of the industry and keeping up with technology. You may request a Continuing Education Transcript or Certificate of Completion for class series described in these tabbed panels.

Adjustments can be made to fit your particular needs, Classes can be added and/or removed from certificates upon request. Additional Class days can be added for $375/class day.

Please contact us for more information and a revised quote. Don't see what you need here? Call us to discuss, (202) 656-1725.

Tablet Publisher

11.5 Class Days • 6.9 CEUs
Mac or Windows
$4500 • Save $1157
($5657 if taken separately)

Contact Us about this Certificate

  • Publishing to tablets, like the Apple iPad, Amazon Kindle, Barnes&Noble Nook, and various Android devices has revolutionized the publishing industry
  • The switch to tablets is progressing very rapidly. Introduced in 2010, tablets are now (Aug 2012) owned by 25% of US adults
  • Amazon, America's largest bookseller, reports that for every 100 paper books it sells, 114 tablet editions are sold
  • Tablet publishing is new technology, requiring different skills than print or web publishing. Most workers in the industry do not yet have these essential skills.
  • The Tablet Publishing Certificates cover the three leading programs for producing publications for tablets
  • The BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook projects average job growth (13%) for Graphic Designers
  • No projections in the BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook for specifically publishing to tablets because this is an emerging technology
  • The rapid expansion of tablet computers suggests that job growth in this part of the occupation should be ahead of the rest of the field
  • As tablets replace paper media, these new skills should be especially important for continued employment
  • This certificate is for those who have no previous experience with Adobe InDesign (ID)
Tablet Publisher for InDesign Users

9 Class Days • 5.4 CEUs
Mac or Windows
$3550 • Save $835
($4385 if taken separately)

Contact Us about this Certificate

  • Publishing to tablets, like the Apple iPad, Amazon Kindle, Barnes&Noble Nook, and various Android devices has revolutionized the publishing industry.
  • The switch to tablets is progressing very rapidly. Introduced in 2010, tablets are now (Aug 2012) owned by 25% of US adults.
  • Amazon, America's largest bookseller, reports that for every 100 paper books it sells, 114 tablet editions are sold
  • Tablet publishing is new technology, requiring different skills than print or web publishing. Most workers in the industry do not yet have these essential skills
  • The Tablet Publishing Certificates cover the three leading programs for producing publications for tablets
  • The BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook projects average job growth (13%) for Graphic Designers
  • No projections in the BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook for specifically publishing to tablets because this is an emerging technology
  • The rapid expansion of tablet computers suggests that job growth in this part of the occupation should be ahead of the rest of the field
  • As tablets replace paper media, these new skills should be especially important for continued employment
  • This certificate is for those who have previous experience with Adobe InDesign (ID)
Web Design Starter

6 Class Days • 3.6 CEUs
Mac or Windows
$1850 • Save $404
($2254 if taken separately)

Contact Us about this Certificate

  • Web developers create websites to provide firms a presence on the Internet
  • Web developers combine art and technology to communicate ideas through images and the layout of web screens
  • The BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook 2012-13 projects faster than average growth (22%) for this field
  • Focus on transitioning Graphic Artists who have a background in print design to work in the new medium of the Internet
  • These classes focus on developing the skills of Graphic Artists. These classes are not intended for computer programmers.
  • An introduction to basic skills
Web Designer Pro

10 Class Days • 6.0 CEUs
Mac or Windows
$3650 • Save $774
($4424 if taken separately)

Contact Us about this Certificate

 

  • Web developers create websites to provide firms a presence on the Internet
  • Web developers combine art and technology to communicate ideas through images and the layout of web screens
  • The BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook 2012-13 projects faster than average growth (22%) for this field
  • Focus on transitioning Graphic Artists who have a background in print design to work in the new medium of the Internet
  • These classes focus on developing the skills of Graphic Artists. These classes are not intended for computer programmers
  • Provides an intermediate level of skill in key areas of Web development
Digital Media Creator Starter

4 Class Days • 2.4 CEUs
Mac or Windows
$1450 • Save $290
($1740 if taken separately)

Contact Us about this Certificate

  • Both tablet publications and websites increasingly incorporate audio and video
  • Audio-video production skills are not typically possessed by Graphic Artists and Web Developers
  • Focus on expanding skills to work with audio and video
  • The BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook 2012-13 projects faster than average growth (22%) for this field
  • Covers basic skills for working with audio and video, plus methods of adding interactivity and animation to tablet publications and websites.
Digital Media Creator Pro

11 Class Days • 6.6 CEUs
Mac or Windows
$3950 • Save $894
($4844 if taken separately)

Contact Us about this Certificate

  • Both tablet publications and websites increasingly incorporate audio and video
  • Audio-video production skills are not typically possessed by Graphic Artists and Web Developers
  • Focus on expanding skills to work with audio and video
  • The BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook 2012-13 projects faster than average growth (22%) for this field
  • Covers basic skills for working with audio and video for tablet publishing and websites
Print Design Starter

6 Class Days • 3.6 CEUs
Mac or Windows
$2175 • Save $460
($2635 if taken separately)

Contact Us about this Certificate

  • The Print Design certificates are intended to expand the capabilities of Graphic Artists who are unfamiliar with the special requirements of print design
  • The BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook 2012-13 projects rapid decline (-15%) for this field
    • We recommend these skills only as an adjunct to skills in the rapidly developing portions of the field
    • As technology changes it is particularly valuable to be well versed in all delivery media: print, Web, and tablets
  • While the use of print media is declining, many projects have a print component. This certificate focuses on making non-print oriented workers competent with print
  • Covers basic skills for working with print media
Print Design Pro

11 Class Days • 6.6 CEUs
Mac or Windows
$3950 • Save $900
($4850 if taken separately)

Contact Us about this Certificate

  • The Print Design certificates are intended to expand the capabilities of Graphic Artists who are unfamiliar with the special requirements of print design
  • The BLS Occupational Outlook Handbook 2012-13 projects rapid decline (-15%) for this field
    • We recommend these skills only as an adjunct to skills in the rapidly developing portions of the field
    • As technology changes it is particularly valuable to be well versed in all delivery media: print, Web, and tablets
  • While the use of print media is declining, many projects have a print component. This certificate focuses on making non-print oriented workers competent with print
  • Covers intermediate skills for working with print media