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Discover a wide range of professional development classes in NYC. Gain new skills in areas like marketing, finance, communication, and more to advance your career and unlock new opportunities.

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Phlebotomy & EKG for Health Professionals

Borough of Manhattan Community College @ Bellevue Hospital, New York, NY

This course is designed for current Allied Health Professionals and Clinical Research Coordinators to learn how to perform EKGs on patients under the supervision of a Medical Professional and Phlebotomy to collect and prepare blood and other specimen collections ordered by a licensed Health Provider. This course teaches both skill competencies to make you more marketable within the health care field. [Note: All hand on skills will be done using simulation...

Thursday Feb 8th, 5–8pm Eastern Time

 (16 sessions)


16 sessions

Management Skills for Administrative Professionals

American Management Association @ 1601 Broadway, New York, NY

Enhance your performance and expand your management skills to better support your organization and boost your career. Gain the confidence to manage changing responsibilities, communicate effectively, and apply leadership skills for continuous improvement. Discover a wide range of skills to handle any work challenge with confidence and effectiveness.

Wednesday Mar 13th, 9am–4:30pm Eastern Time

 (3 sessions)


3 sessions

Project Management Professional® Certification Training

Learning Tree International @ 1601 Broadway, New York, NY

Gain the knowledge, experience, and skills to successfully manage and complete projects with the Project Management Professional® Certification Training at Learning Tree International. Sharpen your project management skills and increase your competitive edge in the profession.

Monday Jan 8th, 8am–5pm Eastern Time

 (5 sessions)


5 sessions

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Principles of Professional Selling

American Management Association @ 1601 Broadway, New York, NY

No matter how great your product or service is, or how talented a salesperson you are, you will not be able to close the deal if you cannot tell your clients how what you’re selling will benefit them. Through this intensive professional sales training seminar, you will learn how to gain your clients business by earning their trust. Go through the entire sales process and discover the most modern sales methods today—consultative/solutions selling....

Wednesday Mar 13th, 9am–4:30pm Eastern Time

 (3 sessions)


3 sessions

CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer Review

92nd Street Y @ 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, NY

Stay up-to-date on your CPR/AED certification with this one-day renewal course at 92nd Street Y. Get your digital certificate of completion on the same day and ensure you have a current certification to attend. Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination is required.

Monday Dec 11th, 10:30am–3:30pm Eastern Time

Tango Basics for Total Beginners

Triangulo @ 289 W 7th Ave , New York, NY

You will learn: Basic walking, basic lead and follow, fundamental tools for navigating around the dance floor and how to lead and follow the cross. New to Argentine tango? We'll get you dancing in no time! You are not expected to know anything about tango or about partner dancing, and you don't need to bring a partner. This class is also useful for students who have taken just a couple classes and want to perfect their basics! Students wanting...

Thursday Dec 14th, 6:30–7:30pm Eastern Time

Artist Business Development

JS Media & Agent-cy Online Marketing @ 450 Lexington Ave, New York, NY

Learning Objectives: Embark on a transformative journey to establish and grow your career as a successful artist. This comprehensive program empowers artists with the tools and expertise needed to navigate the art world as entrepreneurs. Explore the intricacies of defining your unique artistic brand, showcasing your work online, and implementing effective marketing strategies. Learn the secrets and nuances of the creative industry from an experienced...

Wednesday Dec 20th, 5–6pm Eastern Time

ArchiMate® 3 Training: Practitioner (Level 2)

EA Principals, Inc. @ 71 W 23rd St, New York, NY

Learn how to apply the ArchiMate® 3 modeling language to develop comprehensive enterprise architecture models with EA Principals, Inc.'s intensive ArchiMate® 3 Training: Practitioner (Level 2) course. Gain a deep understanding of the language structure, relationships, and viewpoints, and prepare for the ArchiMate® 3 Practitioner (Level 2) examination. Ideal for enterprise architects, business analysts, and IT strategists.

Wednesday Dec 13th, 9am–5pm Eastern Time

 (2 sessions)


2 sessions

Medical Assistant Training

Technical Institute of America @ 545 8th Ave, New York, NY

As a Medical Assistant student, you will learn to perform clinical and non-clinical skills required to become a proficient healthcare professional who is trained to work in a variety of healthcare settings: medical offices, clinics and ambulatory care facilities. You will learn to assist physicians during examination and also trained to do medical insurance billing, coding and reports. Upon Completion of this course students will be able to take...

Monday Jan 29th, 10am–5pm Eastern Time

 (79 sessions)


79 sessions

Female Entrepreneurial Development

JS Media & Agent-cy Online Marketing @ 450 Lexington Ave, New York, NY

Learning Objectives: Empower your business journey with our Female Entrepreneurial Development course. Designed to equip women with the skills and confidence needed to succeed in the corporate world or entrepreneurial ventures. Learn effective networking, leadership, and business strategies to break through barriers and achieve your career goals. Join a supportive community of like-minded women and take charge of your professional growth. Unlock...

Wednesday Dec 20th, 5–6pm Eastern Time

Effective Business Writing

NYC Career Centers @ 185 Madison Ave, New York, NY & Virtually Online

Enhance your professional communication skills with NYC Career Centers. Discover the secrets to writing persuasive emails, impactful memos, and persuasive proposals that get results. Master the art of organizing your thoughts and crafting clear sentences that speak to different business audiences.

Sunday Dec 17th, 10am–5pm Eastern Time


ArchiMate® 3 Training: Foundation (Level 1)

EA Principals, Inc. @ 71 W 23rd St, New York, NY

Learn the essential concepts and principles of ArchiMate® 3, an open and independent modeling language for Enterprise Architecture, with this comprehensive training course. Enroll now and gain the knowledge and skills to describe, analyze, and visualize relationships among entities in business, data, application, and technology domains.

Monday Dec 11th, 9am–5pm Eastern Time

 (2 sessions)


2 sessions

Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Renewal

92nd Street Y @ 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, NY

American Heart Association course designed for the health care provider, and/or summer camp director. Blended online renewal and skill session. Nationally certified course taught by Lifesaving Enterprises, LLC. There are two fees for this course. Part One: Heartcode® BLS Online HeartCode® BLS Online is a self-directed, comprehensive eLearning program that uses adaptive learning technology to allow learners to acquire and demonstrate Basic...

Sunday Dec 17th, 2:30–4pm Eastern Time

Essentials of Marketing

American Management Association @ 1601 Broadway, New York, NY

Gain a clear understanding of your markets and learn modern techniques for analyzing customer needs and preferences in this course from the American Management Association. Discover how to implement effective marketing tactics and avoid common mistakes to generate profits for your organization. Perfect for newly appointed marketers, product managers, and business professionals looking to enhance their marketing knowledge.

Thursday Feb 1st, 9am–4:30pm Eastern Time

 (2 sessions)


2 sessions

60 Minute Private Makeup Lesson

Shara Makeup Studio @ 326 East 65th Street, New York, NY

Learn the secrets of flawless makeup application with personalized lessons from professional makeup artists at SHARA Makeup Studio. Enhance your skills, conquer your makeup trouble areas, and find the perfect shades for your skin, eyes, and lips. Book your one-on-one makeup lesson today and leave looking flawless and ready to take on NYC!

Thursday Dec 14th, 10–11am Eastern Time

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Discover the Best Professional Skills Classes in NYC

If you’re a part of the workforce in New York City or you are looking to get a job in the near future, you should know what professional skills are. Most commonly, professional skills are defined as career competencies and abilities used in the workplace that are beneficial for nearly any job. These abilities are broken into two subcategories: hard skills (job-specific duties that can be trained) and soft skills (transferable traits like good work ethic, communication skills, and leadership). Knowledge of professional skills can help you succeed in any job, regardless of your field or experience.

Why You Should Learn Professional Skills in NYC

Learning professional skills in New York City may help you relieve some of the stress that comes with work, because you will better understand how to be a good employee. There are many professional skills that are important to learn regardless of what field you work in or the type of position you hold. By learning professional skills, you can even help others because you will be able to do your job more efficiently and effectively. 

Once you have a basic knowledge of professional skills and why they are important, you will discover that there is a global community that is passionate about honing their professional skills. It might be a good idea to research local clubs, groups, events, and organizations where you can meet others that are interested in polishing their professional skills.

Lastly, your newfound professional skills will look good on your resume, especially if you have the top professional skills that are best suited for a resume. The more professional skills you can develop and acquire, the better your resume is going to look to potential employers. You may even be able to ask for a raise at your current job or a higher salary at a new one if you can prove that you know the professional skills you include on your resume.

In-Person Professional Skills Classes & Schools in NYC

If you would like to learn about professional skills in-person in New York City, CourseHorse can connect you with classes that will help you succeed. For example, the Certified Professional in Management Exam Prep Course is put on by the American Management Association. In this four session class you will learn and practice foundational management skills to prepare you for the AMA Certified Professional in Management™ exam, which will help you become a well-rounded and successful manager. Another offering from the American Management Association is Developing Your Analytical Skills, a two session course that will help you research and present information quickly. You will learn how to synthesize qualitative data, determine implications, and make informed decisions. Digital Marketing Certificate is offered by Noble Desktop and promises to help you launch your career in digital marketing or create an effective marketing strategy for your business. You will learn about SEO, social media marketing, paid search strategies, and analytics tracking from top marketing experts.

Effective Business Writing is a class from the NYC Career Center that will teach you how to write effective emails, persuasive memos, and proposals. You will learn how to write clear sentences, organize your thoughts, and write different business documents for a variety of professional audiences.

The Employment Law Course comes from the American Management Association and takes place over two sessions. This in-depth class will help you learn how to implement and apply legally defensible best practices in your organization. Communicating with Confidence is another American Management Association offering that also takes place over two sessions. This interactive course is for any professional who wants to enhance their fundamental verbal communication skills, including finding the right words and sharing them in the correct manner for your audience.

Unleash Your Sales Greatness comes from Master Sales Training and is a three hour workshop that is designed to sharpen your understanding of sales. You will be uplifted and supported in a positive and professional environment while learning all you can about the art of sales.

Presentation Skills Workshop is offered by the American Management Association and will teach you how to present effectively and become comfortable with your own style. You will develop key presentation skills and learn how to present your ideas with conviction, control, and poise–and without fear. Effective Executive Speaking is also offered by the American Management Association over three sessions. This class covers everything from presentations to public speeches and builds your confidence for stepping up to the podium and transforming every presentation you give into a credible and compelling communication. Business Writing Made Simple is yet another American Management Association course that will teach you how to incorporate professionalism and credibility into your writing. This practical one day class comes packed with in-class exercises and offers immediate feedback to help you quickly develop this crucial skill.

How to Communicate with Diplomacy and Tact is a two session offering from Dale Carnegie Training of Northern NJ in nearby Caldwell, NJ. This program will help you influence outcomes and create cooperation through diplomatic and tactful communication. Public Speaking Mastery is also offered by Dale Carnegie Training of Northern NJ in Caldwell, NJ, and aims to turn you into a confident professional who communicates with assuredness. And Leadership Training for Managers is another Dale Carnegie Training of Northern NJ offering that takes place in Caldwell, NJ. Over three sessions you will learn proven methods for developing engaged and high-performing teams through the acquisition of organizational development and people skills.

Fundamental Selling Techniques for Salesperson is put on by the American Management Association. This two session course will introduce you to selling with an intensive that will help you build the skills necessary to have a successful career in sales.

Virtual Professional Skills Classes & Schools

You may find the idea of taking a virtual professional skills class daunting at first, but it is good to remember that they have their pros and cons, just like in-person classes. One good thing about taking a virtual professional skills class is that you can attend it from anywhere. That means you can work on developing your professional skills in the comfort of your own home, in your backyard, or another quiet area. You also do not have to commute to a classroom, which saves both money and time. The biggest con about taking an online professional skills class is that you generally have to supply your own materials, but most of these classes do not require much more than your presence.

If you are interested in online professional skills classes, CourseHorse has options that will work for you. For example, Managing Personality & Behavioral Styles at Work is offered by Perception Insights. This class is designed to mitigate arguments and misunderstandings that occur in the workplace by educating you on different individual behavioral styles and how to help them behave harmoniously. Project Management for Administrative Professionals is an American Management Association offering that is designed to help executive secretaries, administrative assistants, office managers, and more give their best at work through exceptional project management skills. You will learn how to juggle the many responsibilities that come with project management throughout this three session course. How to be an Ally is another American Management Association course that will educate you about issues surrounding inclusivity. You will learn how to find common ground with others and actively support individuals from different groups, which will help your organization’s diversity and inclusion program thrive.

Coaching from a Distance from the American Management Association is a class for managers who cannot be face to face with their team. This unique offering will help you develop coaching skills that can be used with your fellow professionals through virtual communication. The American Management Association also offers Taking On Greater Responsibility will teach you what you need to know to step up to the plate and lead while working on a team and juggling new assignments. You will acquire new skills and prepare to make a positive difference at work, all while getting ready to grow as an employee.

Private Group Professional Skills Classes in NYC

If you live or work in New York City, you may want to consider scheduling a professional skills class as a fun team-building event for your business or organization. CourseHorse offers live professional skills classes for private groups in New York City that you and your colleagues can enjoy together. If you do not see a professional skills class listed publicly right now, it is something that CourseHorse can provide for a group. Reach out through the contact form on their website to learn about the options that are available to you. There are a variety of benefits when you book your next group professional skills class with CourseHorse. Your group size can be changed after booking if necessary, a confirmation is sent within 24 hours, and there are no additional booking fees. They also support multiple platforms, so you can join in on the fun of a group professional skills class from just about anywhere.

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