Personal Development in Dublin

One or Three 60-Minute Harp Workshops at The Schwartz School of Music (48% Off)

The Schwartz School of Music

Worthington

$25 $13

A talented harpist teaches students the basics of coaxing music from taut strings

$64 for a Three-Hour Basics of Photography Workshop from Desired Focus Photography ($150 Value)

Desired Focus Photography

Multiple Locations

$150 $64

Workshop teaches participants photography basics, including how to use different camera modes

$199 for 40-Hour Bartending Certification Course at ABC Bartending School ($495 Value)

ABC Bartending School

Knolls West

$495 $199

Instructors guide burgeoning bartenders within a real bar, preparing them to mix, stir, and shake drinks for fun or professionally

Four Private Classes or Two Private and One Group Class with a Dance Party at Danceville, USA (Up to 88% Off)

Danceville, USA

Short North

$235 $29

Instructors teach dancers to strut their stuff in partnered ballroom lessons and social dance parties

$49 for $85 Worth of CPR and First-Aid Certification Classes — Premier Choice Health Services

Premier Choice Health Services

Columbus

$85 $49

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$39 for a Microsoft Office Certification Career Advancement Bundle from IT University Online ($399 Value)

IT University Online

Online Deal

$399 $39

Exercises, multimedia aids, and exam simulators aid in Microsoft Office certification, strengthening resumés and enhancing marketability

$69 for CompTIA A+, Network+ and Security+ IT Certification Training Bundle from Career Academy ($1,485 Value)

Career Academy

Online Deal

$1,485 $69

Online courses with video instructions help IT professionals attain certifications in networking and corporate security

$29.99 for an Online Home-IT Course from Excel With Business ($299 Value)

EwB Home IT Course

Online Deal

$299 $29.99

Lord over your home's computer and Internet with a course designed by the technology expert who wrote the first ...For Dummies book

$99 for an IT Database Admin Online Training Bundle from Database Training Academy ($3,595 Value)

Database Training Academy

Online Deal

$3,595 $99

More than 150 hours of training in all areas of database technology ranging from SQL to Oracle

60-Minute Introductory Flight Lesson at New Flyers Association (Up to 50% Off)

New Flyers Association

Northwoods

$198 $99

A nonprofit aviation school whisks students skyward under the tutelage of certified flight instructors

$149 for an All-In-One Mega Software-Training Package of 227 Online Courses from e-Careers ($5,000 Value)

e-Careers

Online Deal

$5,000 $149

More than 200 online courses cover basics of software ranging from Adobe Photoshop to Final Cut as well as skills such as podcasting

Grooming for a Small, Medium, Large, or Extra-Large Dog at Central Ohio Dog Grooming Academy (Up to 54% Off)

Central Ohio Dog Grooming Academy

East Columbus

$50 $25

Dogs ranging from 5 to 50 lbs. are properly pampered with grooming services that leave them washed, brushed, and smelling fresh

Four or Eight 30- or 60-Minute Private Music Lessons, or Guitar Restringing at Sound City Music (Up to 56% Off)

Sound City Music

Troy

$176 $79

Students improve their musical skills under the tutelage of experienced instructors; guitar restringing gets instruments back in top shape

Three or Six Flute or Piano Lessons at Price Music Studio (Up to 54% Off)

Price Music Studio

Vandalia

$70 $35

Students learn to play the flute or piano during private lessons

Two-Hour Beginner or Intermediate Photography or Photo-Editing Class for One or Two at Fotoskool (Up to 59% Off)

Fotoskool

Vandalia

$70 $34

Designed for beginner and novice photographers, classes cover holding the camera, taking pictures in manual mode, and basic editing

Photo-Shoot Package for a Family or Child at Cleary Creative Portraits (Up to 80% Off). Three Options Available.

Cleary Creative Portraits

Riverside

$125 $39

Professional photographer with a quarter century of experience in the field chronicles kids and families in artistic in-studio shoots

Three or Six 60-Minute Tutoring Sessions with Diagnostic Exam at U-Learn Academy (Up to 57% Off)

U-Learn Academy

Riverside

$225 $99

After an initial exam assesses a student's current level of academic performance, tutors can customize sessions to fit individual needs

$19 for One Year of Online Guitar Lessons from Center Stage Guitar Academy ($108 Value)

Center Stage Guitar Academy

Online Deal

$108 $19

Bryan Billhimer leads lessons organized by skill level, covering technique and song learning in high-quality videos shot from many angles

$5 for a One-Month Online Guitar-Lesson Membership from JamPlay, LLC ($19.95 Value)

JamPlay, LLC

Online Deal

$19.95 $5

Burgeoning rock stars learn to play guitar in the comfort of their own home by using JamPlay, LLC's library of online videos

$89 for Math Tutoring with Assessment at Mathnasium The Math Learning Center ($259 Value)

Mathnasium The Math Learning Center

Centerville

$259 $89

Comprehensive oral and written math assessment forms the basis for personalized tutoring sessions designed to build ability and confidence

Three Hour Digital-Photography Class for One or Two from Brian Jorg Outdoors (Up to 70% Off)

Brian Jorg Outdoors

Multiple Locations

$79 $25

Photographer Brian Jorg teaches basic camera skills during three-hour classes

$95 for One-Hour Introductory Flight Lesson Plus 30-Day Membership at Eagle Air Flying Club ($240 Value)

Eagle Air Flying Club

Bowling Green

$240 $95

Budding pilots earn experience with the instruments and protocols on a refurbished '73 Piper Arrow and '68 Piper Cherokee

DSLR Basic-Training Class or a Semi-Private Training Session at Michael Zero Photography (Up to 51% Off)

Michael Zero Photography

Kenwood Classroom

$120 $59

Classes led by a respected photographer who has spent more than 7,000 hours teaching 4,000-plus students

One or Four 30-Minute Guitar, Bass, or Drum Lessons at Fairfield Music Academy (Up to 52% Off)

Fairfield Music Academy

Fairfield Music Academy

$25 $12

Instructors with nearly 10 years of experience offer private lessons for students of all ages and skill levels, from beginner to pro

$39 for 12-Month Access to Adobe-Library Online Training from Total Training ($229.99 Value)

Total Training

Online Deal

$229.99 $39

Students learn the ins and outs of design programs in the Adobe suite, such as InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Premiere Pro

30-Minute Flight Experience for One or Two or Five-Week Ground School at Premier Flight Academy (Up to 65% Off)

Premier Flight Academy

Multiple Locations

$250 $99

Flight lessons gets guests flying in planes for aerial tours; ground school prepares private pilots for their licensing test

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PGA instructor Paul Newman's resumé includes positions as president of the Southeast Chapter of the Southern Ohio PGA of America and President's Council member of the PGA. Elton Sargent, the outfit's club-fitting and sword-whittling specialist, has worked directly with club manufacturers and brands such as Mizuno, and has taught more than 6,000 lessons. Together they bolster ball-thwacking skills with techniques based on advanced TPI 3D motion-capture technology. The wireless system simultaneously analyzes posture, swing plane, clubface position, and favorite flavor of golf ball, communicating the results through data that are interpreted by an experienced golf instructor. Performance Golf Academies of America also utilizes The Optimal Motion Instructor (TOMI) putting-training system, which assesses putts from backstroke to follow-through and postputt pirouette.

6677 Dublin Center Dr
Dublin,
OH
US

From his home base at Scioto Reserve Country Club, The Powell Golf Academy's director of instruction, Brent Kalb, helps students of all ages and skill levels improve their golf skills. Each of Brent's private lessons, youth camps, and group clinics takes a step-by-step approach to instruction, allowing for the development of a dependable swing. On-course instruction helps players formulate sound mental strategy, which can include decisions on club selection and whether to attack the pin head on or sneak up on it in a camouflage jacket.

3737 Village Club Drive
Powell,
OH
US

  • Owned and operated by Michael Celentano, a graduate of New York's Fashion Institute of Technology and a former interior designer
  • Hosts BYOB painting classes and private events for church groups, bachelorette parties, and other group outings
  • Kids can learn to paint in birthday painting parties, summer camps, and family painting sessions
  • All paintings in the private studio are available for sale

679-B High St.
Worthington,
OH
US

The nonprofit New Flyers Association empowers student aviators to improve their soaring skills under the tutelage of certified flight instructors. Whether taking off for the first time on an introductory flight or logging hours in pursuit of a Sport Pilot license, pupils experience the freedom of winged travel aboard such flying machines as a Flight Design CTLS or Piper Cherokee, depending on availability. The association makes its nest in hangar A-10 at The Ohio State University?s Don Scott Airport, a general aviation airport that allows students to learn fundamentals in a professional environment that's safer than jumping from the top bunk bed.

2160 W Case Rd
Columbus,
OH
US

The 4,000 square feet of climbing space at Vertical Adventures encompasses terrain for top roping, bouldering, and lead climbing under the watchful supervision of a trained staff. The gym challenges wall scramblers to test both their physical endurance and problem-solving skills as they take on the top-rope courses, which represent the majority of the routes and tower as high as 25 feet. Rather than let new patrons become overwhelmed by the variety of courses or get stranded at the top without reading material, the gym?s instructors also conduct lessons for all climbing levels to help climbers improve technique and conquer fears.

6295 Busch Blvd
Columbus,
OH
US

Progressive and independent filmmakers have been pushing the boundaries of the silver screen since 1950 at the Columbus International Film & Video Festival?making it one of the longest-running film festivals in the US. Among the subjects regularly questioned over the years is not only what constitutes a "film," but also what constitutes "normal" in society. The filmmaker who addresses their chosen subject best walks away with the applause of rapt audiences and the coveted Chris Award?a reference to Christopher Columbus.

1021 E. Broad St.
Columbus,
OH
US