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Many of our courses at Universal Class™ will fit in multiple categories but we decided to create a very, very general category called the "How To..." category; how to do something, how to make something, how to find something, how to start something. Of course, we have courses that are "how to" courses but don’t start with "how to" (are you confused yet?) so we also mixed in a few of those.

This is a great section to browse in because you never know what you'll find:  how to persuade, how to manage rental properties, how to solve word problems, how to become a mediator, how to plan a wedding, etc.  Enroll in one of these courses and you will be informed and inspired by our thought provoking lessons.
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Popular How To / Do It Yourself Classes

  • Waiter and Waitress Training 101
    Waiter and Waitress Training 101
    Whether you are looking for a part-time job, a summer job, work to help you through college, to supplement your family income, or a possible career, working in the restaurant industry as a waiter or waitress can be your answer. This course will disc...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • How to Start and Run a Daycare Service
    How to Start and Run a Daycare Service
    Finding quality daycare these days is not always easy. Working parents are constantly seeking educated and experienced childcare providers to meet the needs of their children. There has been and always will be a need for home daycare settings for ch...
    $75.00
    0.5 CEUs 5h
  • How to Improve Your Concentration
    How to Improve Your Concentration
    Concentration is a part of our daily lives. We concentrate on our work and our life situations, either consciously or subconsciously. Is focus the same as concentration, and if not why are the terms often used so interchangeably? Why can some of ...
    $75.00
    0.4 CEUs 4h
  • Wellness Coaching
    Wellness Coaching
    Wellness coaching is a relatively new field, intriguing anyone who desires to get all areas of their life into balance. This Wellness Coaching course is a general survey course designed to give you a well-rounded introduction to this exciting discip...
    $75.00
    1.1 CEUs 11h
  • Speed Reading 101
    Speed Reading 101
    Speed reading provides you with the tools and information you need to improve not only the speed that you read, but your comprehension and concentration as well. Speed reading will also provide you with effective tools that you can use when you're i...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • Professional Organizer Training
    Professional Organizer Training
    The need for Professional Organizers is growing rapidly as a sector of the employment and business industry. Based on industry growth statistics there is no better time to begin your own professional organizing business. Your services are in high...
    $80.00
    1.1 CEUs 11h

How To / Do It Yourself Courses

 
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  • ABCs of Technical Writing
    ABCs of Technical Writing
    Technical writing is the art and science of translating technical information into readable, accessible writing usable by a wide audience. If you have ever read the user's manual for a piece of software or equipment you've purchased, you've seen tec...
    $75.00
    0.9 CEUs 9h
  • Anger Management 101
    Anger Management 101
    If you have been at the mercy of the negative consequences that result from mishandled anger, Anger Management 101 will provide relief. This insightful course is filled with both practical wisdom and application that will end the anger trap for goo...
    $75.00
    0.5 CEUs 5h
  • Aromatherapy 101
    Aromatherapy 101
    Have you always wanted to learn the secrets of how to blend ingredients and make your own bath and massage oils, or hand and face lotions, or room refreshers and potpourri? Then this is the class for you! This is a self-paced beginner's course...
    $75.00
    0.9 CEUs 9h
  • Bartending and Mixology 101
    Bartending and Mixology 101
    Do you love making people happy, making friends, and being the life of the party? Do you mind having other people take you into their confidence and trust you with their best evenings? Do you enjoy the difference between how things taste on the pale...
    $75.00
    0.3 CEUs 3h
  • Become a Life Coach - Course Bundle
    Become a Life Coach - Course Bundle
    Life Coaching: Coaching has long been an accepted method of improving performance, specifically in sports. The excellent results shown in the sports arena have been expanded to those in executive positions in business. For the last fifteen to twe...
    $145.00
    5.4 CEUs 54h
  • Business Management
    Business Management
    Introduction to Business Management The world of business management offers an array of career opportunities unparalleled among income earning possibilities. Industries from mining to waste disposal have management-level positions in many comp...
    $110.00
    0.9 CEUs 9h
  • Buying and Selling Antiques and Collectibles
    Buying and Selling Antiques and Collectibles
    How to Buy and Sell Antiques and Collectibles offers a highly successful approach to acquiring and selling antiques and collectibles for both fun and profit. This course incorporates many strategies of acquiring and selling desirable objects and pie...
    $75.00
    1.0 CEUs 10h
  • Cake Decorating 101
    Cake Decorating 101
    Have you ever had a greasy puddle of icing on your cake plate? By the end of Cake Decorating 101, you'll be assured this will never happen to one of your cakes. Cake decorating is not just buttercream anymore. It is the final packaging everyone see...
    $75.00
    1.4 CEUs 14h
  • Candle Making 101
    Candle Making 101
    Candle making is a craft as old as civilization itself, yet after so many millennia and technological advances, we still love the light, warmth, and beauty of a lit candle. Whether a seasoned artisan or a budding enthusiast, this course offers somet...
    $75.00
    1.0 CEUs 10h
  • Concierge 101: How to Run a Personal Service Business
    Concierge 101: How to Run a Personal Service Business
    Whether a full-time mom, a young business person or simply someone looking to build a growing and viable business, an errand service is ideal for those with an entrepreneurial spirit. Small upstart dollars, flexibility and a growing industry are jus...
    $75.00
    1.1 CEUs 11h
  • Cooking Class Bundle: 5 Cooking Courses
    Cooking Class Bundle: 5 Cooking Courses
    Cooking and Baking 101: Cooking and baking are the kinds of activities that most people assume are second nature. After all, we're humans, and our most basic need is to supply ourselves with nutrition. Logically, we should just be able to get in ...
    $120.00
    2.5 CEUs 25h
  • Creating an Effective Sales Team
    Creating an Effective Sales Team
    Every small business owner or new entrepreneur knows that the success of their company will depend largely on the effectiveness of their sales team. After all, if you are not selling something, then you can hardly call yourself in business since bus...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • Creative Writing Workshop
    Creative Writing Workshop
    Do you dream of writing poetry, short stories, or novels? Have you ever watched a movie or a play and felt the desire to write a script of your own? Or have you already done some writing but want to find ways to bring more creativity, more originali...
    $90.00
    1.4 CEUs 14h
  • Dealing With Difficult People
    Dealing With Difficult People
    Dealing with a difficult or toxic personality can be damaging both emotionally and physically, particularly if the person is your boss or sitting in the cubicle right next to you. Confronting those who compromise your comfort and job security can be...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • Dog Grooming 101
    Dog Grooming 101
    For many of us, our dogs are considered beloved members of our family. They are constantly by our side and we know we can count on them even when it seems as though everyone else has abandoned us. It is not surprising then that when it comes to ...
    $75.00
    1.2 CEUs 12h
  • Effective Presentations
    Effective Presentations
    Speaking in front of a group of people is one of the most common fears people experience. In fact, it may be more feared than death...or even spiders . Yet being able to present ourselves, our companies, our ideas and products to others is one of th...
    $75.00
    0.5 CEUs 5h
  • Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
    Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
    This research-based introductory course will provide comprehensive information on Emotional and Behavioral disorders. The course material will provide you with information on the following: definitions, characteristics, prevalence, causes, assessm...
    $80.00
    0.9 CEUs 9h
  • Essay Writing 101
    Essay Writing 101
    Essays are a vital part of writing, both in academic circles and in many professions. Being able to write good essays is a rare ability and those that can demonstrate a mastery of this writing form will quickly distinguish themselves from those who ...
    $80.00
    1.1 CEUs 11h
  • Etiquette 101
    Etiquette 101
    Etiquette 101 is an overview of today's etiquette rules, updated for today's fast-paced lifestyles and ever-changing codes of conduct for work and leisure. The role of etiquette has changed over the years. At one time, it served as an indicator of e...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • Event Management Course Bundle
    Event Management Course Bundle
    Event Planning 101: Event planning is one of the hottest new fields available to people from all walks of life today. Although some event planners may possess a college degree in business or a related field of study, a college degree is not requ...
    $145.00
    4.8 CEUs 48h
  • Event Planning 101
    Event Planning 101
    Event planning is one of the hottest new fields available to people from all walks of life today. Although some event planners may possess a college degree in business or a related field of study, a college degree is not required to be an event pla...
    $95.00
    0.9 CEUs 9h
  • Feng Shui 101
    Feng Shui 101
    Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese art that is designed to help you improve your life personally and professionally. The Chinese believe that your environment has a large effect on you mentally and your physical well-being. When you are unbalanced ...
    $80.00
    1.4 CEUs 14h
  • Fundraising 101
    Fundraising 101
    Whether you are seeking to raise funds for your non-profit group, a worthy charity, political or religious organization, your local school or to provide community specific aid, this detailed course will provide you with everything you need to know...
    $75.00
    0.5 CEUs 5h
  • Genealogy 101
    Genealogy 101
    Genealogy is one of the fastest growing hobbies in the United States. According to some experts, nearly 75% of Americans are interested in discovering their family history. There are many reasons for this: some people are interested in learning more...
    $75.00
    0.9 CEUs 9h
  • Home Business
    Home Business
    Owning a home business can be one of the most rewarding career moves you will ever make. Not only do you get the freedom of answering only to yourself, but our increasingly Internet-savvy society makes reaching out to worldwide consumers easier th...
    $75.00
    0.5 CEUs 5h
  • Housekeeping 101
    Housekeeping 101
    Keeping a clean house seems like such a daunting exercise for many people, but it need not be. Arming yourself with the right knowledge and the right tools will make cleaning easy and efficient. In this course, we offer a comprehensive view of how t...
    $75.00
    0.6 CEUs 6h
  • How to Bake Cookies
    How to Bake Cookies
    Chocolate chip cookies, peanut butter cookies, sugar cookies, and gingerbread men. Every person has their favorite variety but most people have a special place in their heart for cookies and the memories they carry with them. Some remember their gra...
    $75.00
    0.4 CEUs 4h
  • How To Draw 101
    How To Draw 101
    This course is designed for beginner artists who have an interest in learning how to draw or sketch -- or simply want to improve their skills. It covers the tools you'll need to draw and also provide plenty of exercises to practice drawing using dif...
    $95.00
    1.0 CEUs 10h
  • How to Improve Your Concentration
    How to Improve Your Concentration
    Concentration is a part of our daily lives. We concentrate on our work and our life situations, either consciously or subconsciously. Is focus the same as concentration, and if not why are the terms often used so interchangeably? Why can some of ...
    $75.00
    0.4 CEUs 4h
  • How to Start a Craft Business
    How to Start a Craft Business
    Congratulations on considering opening your own craft business! This course offers an introduction to business and guidelines that will help you create a successful and sustainable crafting business. In this course, you'll learn what to expect, how ...
    $75.00
    1.0 CEUs 10h
  • How to Write a Business Plan
    How to Write a Business Plan
    Most CPAs will tell you that the number one mistake people make in starting a new business is that they fail to write a business plan. Without a written set of plans and directions, a new business will struggle on many levels. You may start out doin...
    $75.00
    0.5 CEUs 5h
  • How to Write Short Stories for Children
    How to Write Short Stories for Children
    Do you long to write but feel like you're too busy? Writing for children can be the answer. Children's stories are generally far shorter and simpler than stories for adults. You can draft an 800 word children's story during a couple of lunch hours o...
    $90.00
    1.1 CEUs 11h
  • Landscaping 101
    Landscaping 101
    The enjoyment of a beautiful landscape is one of the great pleasures of home ownership. However, actually realizing your landscaping visions can be stressful Frequently you have a bare dirt and poor grass yard or an all grass yard and you just don...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • Listening Skills 101
    Listening Skills 101
    Did you know that there is a difference between hearing and listening? There is! Have you ever been told that you just don't listen? Most people have at some point in their life, so you probably have experienced it as well. But the problem is that g...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • Mastering Conversation Skills
    Mastering Conversation Skills
    This course reviews the fundamental skills that make up each person's ability to communicate effectively in both social and business settings. We begin with an overview of the building blocks of communication, providing a foundation for understandin...
    $75.00
    0.5 CEUs 5h
  • Mediation 101
    Mediation 101
    The individual who pursues a career as a mediator can look forward to a job that is personally satisfying and financially rewarding. With its emphasis on fairness and cooperation, this career is an ideal choice for those who are empathetic and wan...
    $95.00
    1.1 CEUs 11h
  • Meditation 101: Learn How to Meditate
    Meditation 101: Learn How to Meditate
    Meditation is a practice by which a person achieves a greater sense of awareness, wisdom, introspection, and a deeper sense of relaxation. Practiced for millennia, it is the discipline of concentrating on a single object, thought, sound, movement, ...
    $75.00
    1.1 CEUs 11h
  • Memory and Concentration Techniques
    Memory and Concentration Techniques
    Memory, concentration, focus, communication, problem solving and relationships all interconnect and interact to give us the information we need to function properly in the everyday world. T his course will focus on these topics and explore how memo...
    $80.00
    1.1 CEUs 11h
  • Memory Improvement
    Memory Improvement
    Memory is one of the most basic and important functions of the human brain. In fact, without memory we can't learn. Most people think of memory as how we recall past events, but it is also the building blocks for almost everything we do in the pre...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • Nonfiction Writing 101
    Nonfiction Writing 101
    The famous Ayn Rand once wrote, Like every human activity, [writing] requires practice and knowledge. But there is nothing mystical about it. Any person who can speak English grammatically can learn to write nonfiction. This is as true today as when...
    $90.00
    1.2 CEUs 12h
  • Party Planning 101
    Party Planning 101
    Looking for a way to throw a party on a tight budget? Easy crafting and good old creativity can balance the budget and still bring joy to all the little party guests. In the party planning business, there is no right or wrong, only a desire to make ...
    $75.00
    0.9 CEUs 9h
  • Pet Sitting & Dog Walking Business 101
    Pet Sitting & Dog Walking Business 101
    This is a guide to the ins and outs of starting and maintaining a successful pet sitting and pet walking service. Pet sitting and pet walking businesses were almost unheard of a generation ago, but today they are in every major city and most towns....
    $90.00
    0.8 CEUs 8h
  • Pie Baking 101
    Pie Baking 101
    Treat family and friends to a precious childhood memory by serving a mouth watering just-out-of-the-oven baked homemade pie. The step-by-step instructions presented in this course are easy to follow and understand. Beginning with a brief history ...
    $75.00
    0.6 CEUs 6h
  • Professional Organizer Training
    Professional Organizer Training
    The need for Professional Organizers is growing rapidly as a sector of the employment and business industry. Based on industry growth statistics there is no better time to begin your own professional organizing business. Your services are in high...
    $80.00
    1.1 CEUs 11h
  • Resume Writing 101
    Resume Writing 101
    One of the most important and intimidating steps in the job search process is writing a solid resume that gets the attention you want and need. Unfortunately, many job seekers get overwhelmed before they even get started. The result is poorly-writte...
    $75.00
    0.9 CEUs 9h
  • Soap Making 101
    Soap Making 101
    Learn how to make your own soap in our self-paced online course. If you've always wanted to try different soap-making recipes, create your own signature items for personal use, for gifts or for profit, or just learn about what goes into making a ...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • Speed Reading 101
    Speed Reading 101
    Speed reading provides you with the tools and information you need to improve not only the speed that you read, but your comprehension and concentration as well. Speed reading will also provide you with effective tools that you can use when you're i...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • Speed Writing 101
    Speed Writing 101
    Speedwriting is for anyone out there who needs to write faster. You may be a student struggling frantically to make sense of the lectures that you attend, but your method of taking notes only seems to capture about one-third of the material that is...
    $75.00
    1.0 CEUs 10h
  • Stress Management
    Stress Management
    Stress is one of the most common words used in society today and a phenomenon that each one of us will experience at some point in our life. Stress affects people of all ages, professions and life situations. While we have an innate understanding...
    $75.00
    0.6 CEUs 6h
  • Tex Mex Cooking 101
    Tex Mex Cooking 101
    Tex Mex Cuisine 101 is a course for those who want to learn more about the Tex Mex phenomenon. Often when we consider Mexican food, it is actually Tex Mex we are thinking of. Tex Mex is a blend of cuisine from Mexico and the Southern States, especia...
    $75.00
    0.8 CEUs 8h
  • Typing and Keyboarding 101
    Typing and Keyboarding 101
    Today, knowing how to type fast is almost a necessity in the business world. More and more corporate-world employees are being asked to create reports, sales letters, business plans, blogs, web content, forecasts and more. Knowing how to type ca...
    $75.00
    2.0 CEUs 20h
  • Waiter and Waitress Training 101
    Waiter and Waitress Training 101
    Whether you are looking for a part-time job, a summer job, work to help you through college, to supplement your family income, or a possible career, working in the restaurant industry as a waiter or waitress can be your answer. This course will disc...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
  • Wedding Planning 101
    Wedding Planning 101
    You won't find a more comprehensive of a wedding course online that isn't offered by a bridal association! This eleven-lesson course teaches you all that you need to know to become a well paid, successful wedding planner--starting the day after yo...
    $95.00
    1.2 CEUs 12h
  • Weight Loss Management
    Weight Loss Management
    People decide to lose weight for a multitude of different reasons. For many, improved health is one of the best motivators for lifestyle change, and that is what this online class will focus on: the improved health benefits of weight loss, exercise...
    $80.00
    1.4 CEUs 14h
  • Wellness Coaching
    Wellness Coaching
    Wellness coaching is a relatively new field, intriguing anyone who desires to get all areas of their life into balance. This Wellness Coaching course is a general survey course designed to give you a well-rounded introduction to this exciting discip...
    $75.00
    1.1 CEUs 11h
  • Western Calligraphy
    Western Calligraphy
    Western calligraphy is a great personal hobby. Calligraphy gives you the capability to personalize many items and gifts. This Western Calligraphy course teaches you how to create beautiful calligraphy--even if you have no artistic experience. ...
    $75.00
    1.5 CEUs 15h
  • Writing Effective Persuasion
    Writing Effective Persuasion
    Do you hear stirring speeches that inspire to go out and take to heart what the speaker was talking about? Do you wonder how some people can sell nearly anything simply by how they talk? If you do, then chances are you are wondering about being pers...
    $75.00
    1.2 CEUs 12h
  • Yoga 101
    Yoga 101
    Yoga is accessible to everybody. A history of 5000 years is proof of how lasting and magical this exercise art really is. How many other exercises can boast worldwide acceptance? The fact is, over the past twenty years, yoga popularity has incre...
    $75.00
    0.7 CEUs 7h
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