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There are plenty of affordable certificate programs to boost your resume. This is especially convenient if you don’t have the money or the patience to go back to school. Check out these six awesome programs that will give you the valuable skills that more and more businesses demand.

6 Certifications to Improve Your Resume

1.      FEMA

Also known as the Emergency Management Institute, FEMA offers numerous preparedness certifications. These are self-paced courses for people who have emergency management responsibilities, but they’re also great for the general public. A FEMA certification is also widely applicable, and companies will appreciate it.

2.      Free Code Camp

Looking to learn how to code? Free Code Camp is a wonderful place to start. It teaches you HTML5, JavaScript, CSS3, and more. Coding is in high demand, and having this skill set will make you that much more valuable to companies.

3.      WordPress Academy

This 30-day certification will give you WordPress knowledge. It’s a great resource if you’re new to website management and will enhance skills if you already have some background. As part of the program, you’ll learn from expert developers, entrepreneurs, and authors. The Academy staff fully assess each course and presents you with a full certification upon completion.

4.      Alison Diploma in Project Management

You can transfer project management skills to all areas of work—this makes them incredibly popular around the world. With this course, you can learn about product management planning, design, analysis, tools, methodology, evaluation, and so much more. Alison also has a ton of other certificate programs that will boost your resume!

5.      Google Analytics Academy

Employers will absolutely love it if you have a certification from Google Analytics Academy. These free online courses will teach you all you need to know about Google’s measurement tools. Business owners will be ecstatic to learn that you can help them understand and grow their business.

6.      Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Open Culture gives you the chance to learn and earn free certifications. If you want to learn more about financial engineering or cryptocurrency, Open Culture has those to offer and so much more. You can impress future employers with knowledge in a wide range of topics.

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Denise Lockwood has an extensive background in traditional and non-traditional media. She has written for Patch.com, the Milwaukee Business Journal, Milwaukee Magazine and the Kenosha News.