Courses

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Our week-long online courses are focused, deep dives on specific topics facilitated by an advanced practitioner in the field. You will gain real-world knowledge as well as receiving valuable feedback and advice.
Your work matters. These courses will help you succeed in your role. And just maybe help change the world while you’re at it.

How does it work?

  1. Read a couple short articles, then answer knowledge check questions before the live online event.
  2. On Wednesday, point your browser to the 90-minute interactive online event. Listen to the lecture, ask questions, and discuss content with your colleagues and fellow participants. (And don’t sweat it—the recording be available if you can’t make it live.)
  3. Do your homework by Sunday—it will help you process what you learned.
  4. Our incredible faculty will give you feedback on your homework.
  5. Want more? Keep the conversation going in our community forums.

Each training costs $125 for NTEN members and $250 for non-members.

These courses can count towards your required curriculum for the Nonprofit Technology Professional Certificate, and many will also qualify for CFRE credits.

Questions
Check out the FAQ. Contact training@nten.org with questions.

Upcoming Courses
As courses become available for registration they will be be listed below.
Jul 12
July 12, 2017

Course: Becoming a Digital-First Organization

Cost: $125 member/$250 Nonmember
Location: Virtual

Becoming a digital-first organization offers the chance to make a bigger impact on your most valuable resource—your supporters—and almost always leads to higher ROI. But it’s challenging to make the transformation to digital-first without breaking the old models of how nonprofits are organized: who sits where, does what, and reports to whom.

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Jul 26
July 26, 2017

Course: Advanced Google Analytics

Cost: $125 to Member/$250 Nonmember
Location: Virtual

You’ve got the basics of Google Analytics down—now learn advanced features like segmenting, goals, and campaigns to get the most from your website’s data.

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Aug 9
August 9, 2017

Course: Project Management Fundamentals

When it comes to complex technology projects, nonprofits often have limited capacity to effectively plan, implement, and evaluate projects. Learn how you can overcome obstacles and successfully take on complete complex projects. This course will help you ask the hard question that is critical to any project’s success: What problem are you solving?

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Sep 13
September 13, 2017

Course: Advanced Digital Engagement in Fundraising

Cost: $125 for Members/$250 for Nonmembers
Location: Virtual

It is easy to get caught up in new technologies and chasing the latest trend only to lose track of the bigger picture. In this advanced course, learn how to build a strong foundational strategy and focus on how to connect, communicate, and cultivate donor relationships through digital marketing to achieve greater success.

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Aparna

“It’s very gratifying to feel like I’m ‘studying’ and working towards advancing in a field I’m interested in. It’s easy to feel like you are floating in the abyss when you are interested in nonprofit tech.”

– Aparna Kothary, Global Citizen Year (May 2016)

Upcoming Topics

Fundraising

Social Fundraising: P2P, Crowdfunding, etc

Digital Storytelling in Fundraising

Intro to Digital Engagement in Fundraising

Advanced Digital Engagement in Fundraising

Intro to Fundraising Email Strategies

IT

Advanced Data Management & Policies

Intro to IT Security

Audits, Assessments & Budgeting

Advanced Technology Project Management

Leadership

Intro to Data Visualization

Becoming a “Digital First” Organization

Building a Culture of Diversity and Inclusion

Digital Literacy for Executive Leadership

Marketing and Communications

Intro to Google Analytics

Advanced Google Analytics

Intro to Content Strategy

Anatomy of a Web Site Redesign

Advanced Social Media Strategy Design

Advanced Social Media Practice

Program

Volunteer Management

Developing Evaluation Programs

Intro to Community Engagement

Advanced Community Engagement