Many of the local calligraphy classes may only be listed for 3-5 hours. There are a number of resources available to level-up your calligraphy education in practice in typography and I've listed some that are available.
First Round is a one-day showcase of original presentations made to clients showing initial design explorations for logo, identity, and branding projects. I attended the event in San Francisco where I started noticing patterns between many of the speakers. Here's a collection of 11 different ways Brand Designers and companies prepare for their first client presentation.