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Spring 2019 Business Classes

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GSV 100 Commercial Drivers License
60455 W MTWThF 8:00am- 4:30pm 3K04 Staff 25 $1356
Train to earn your Class “A” Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and prepare for a career in the trucking industry, one of the fastest growing Industries in the country. With over 300,000 truck-driving jobs available in the United States, this course is designed for students with little or no commercial driving experience.The Sauk Valley Community College Truck Driver Training Course, provided by the 160 Driving Academy, includes everything you need to earn a CDL and find your first job as a truck driver. After successful completion of the four-week course you will take the Secretary of State administered Class A test and receive certificates from Sauk Valley Community College, 160 Driving Academy as well as an Illinois Commercial Driver’s License from the Secretary of State. Courses start every couple of weeks and runs Monday – Friday; 8:00 am-4:30 pm. For more information, you can call (815) 835-6212 or visit svcc.edu/cdl.Cost of the program is $4,520 and includes cost of permit, drug screen and DOT physical. Students will be charged an additional non-refundable registration fee for this class. Carrier sponsorship and grant options are available to eligible students to help cover tuition expenses. Financial Aid is available to students pursuing the Entrepreneurial Truck Driving Certificate. (Ages 18 amp; Up) Class dates: November 27, 2018 - May 16, 2019
GSV 102 Commercial Vehicle Operation
60456 W MTWThF 8:00am- 4:30pm Staff 26 $3164
Train to earn your Class “A” Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and prepare for a career in the trucking industry, one of the fastest growing Industries in the country. With over 300,000 truck-driving jobs available in the United States, this course is designed for students with little or no commercial driving experience.The Sauk Valley Community College Truck Driver Training Course, provided by the 160 Driving Academy, includes everything you need to earn a CDL and find your first job as a truck driver. After successful completion of the four-week course you will take the Secretary of State administered Class A test and receive certificates from Sauk Valley Community College, 160 Driving Academy as well as an Illinois Commercial Driver’s License from the Secretary of State. Courses start every couple of weeks and runs Monday – Friday; 8:00 am-4:30 pm. For more information, you can call (815) 835-6212 or visit svcc.edu/cdl.Cost of the program is $4,520 and includes cost of permit, drug screen and DOT physical. Students will be charged an additional non-refundable registration fee for this class. Carrier sponsorship and grant options are available to eligible students to help cover tuition expenses. Financial Aid is available to students pursuing the Entrepreneurial Truck Driving Certificate. (Ages 18 amp; Up) Class dates: November 27, 2018 - May 10, 2019
XPD 705 Smoke Recog/Flashover Prevent
60763 P MWF   Staff 20
Class dates: March 18, 2019 - March 22, 2019
60764 P1 S   Staff 20 Add
Class dates: April 6, 2019 - April 6, 2019
XPD 705 Health Careers Overview (FREE)
60708 W Th 5:30pm- 7:30pm 1K04 Staff 24
This overview is intended for students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging, and rewarding career in healthcare. This informational session will give prospective students information and details on the Dental Assisting, Medical Billing amp; Coding Program, Pharmacy Technician, and Phlebotomy Technician programs. The overview meeting is free to prospective students, but registration is required. (Ages 16 amp; Up) Class dates: February 28, 2019 - February 28, 2019
XPD 705 OWLAPA Looking 4 th Sunny Side
60725 W6 W 10:00am- 12:00pm HERITA Staff 11
Class dates: January 9, 2019 - January 9, 2019
XPD 705 OWLAPA Therapeutic Activity Pr
60759 W7 W 10:00am- 12:00pm NEIGH Staff 20
Class dates: March 20, 2019 - March 20, 2019
XPD 715 Conversational Sign Language
60718 W M 6:00pm- 8:00pm 2L07 Staff 11 $65 Add
Students will build on the vocab from the Basic Sign Language class and learn concepts of putting that vocab into motion. Students will cover every day conversational topics including the 3 D’s (directions, descriptions amp; desires). Textbook required: The Gallaudet Dictionary of American Sign Language ISBN: 1-56368-282-6. (Ages 12 amp; Up)$100 (Textbook included)$65 (Textbook not included) Class dates: April 1, 2019 - April 29, 2019
XPD 720 Food Sanitation
60640 W T 5:30pm- 8:30pm 1H16 Staff 10 $115
Develop the knowledge and responsibility for food sanitation operations. Qualify for your food sanitation license from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health upon satisfactory completion of a license examination. This class is ideal for those who have never held a food sanitation license. The food sanitation exam will be given during the last class. Students can purchase the textbook and exam scan sheet from Follett Bookstore on SVCC’s Campus. (Ages 15 amp; Up) Class dates: February 5, 2019 - February 26, 2019
60641 W1 T 5:30pm- 8:30pm 1H16 Staff 18 $115 Add
Develop the knowledge and responsibility for food sanitation operations. Qualify for your food sanitation license from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health upon satisfactory completion of a license examination. This class is ideal for those who have never held a food sanitation license. The food sanitation exam will be given during the last class. Students can purchase the textbook and exam scan sheet from Follett Bookstore on SVCC’s Campus. (Ages 15 amp; Up) Class dates: April 16, 2019 - May 7, 2019
XPD 720 Food Sanitation Refresher
60642 W2 S 8:00am- 5:30pm KSB Staff 0 $125 Contact
This course will meet the needs of certified food service sanitation managers seeking renewal of their FSSMC certificates. Emphasis will be on current Illinois time/temperature requirements for cooking, cooling and refrigeration, hand contact with ready-to-eat foods, consumer advisories, cross-contamination, cleaning and sanitizing, HACCP, and problems associated with food borne outbreaks The exam scan sheet is included in the cost of the class. (Ages 15 amp; Up) Class dates: March 2, 2019 - March 2, 2019
60643 W3 S 8:00am- 5:30pm KSB Staff 18 $125 Add
This course will meet the needs of certified food service sanitation managers seeking renewal of their FSSMC certificates. Emphasis will be on current Illinois time/temperature requirements for cooking, cooling and refrigeration, hand contact with ready-to-eat foods, consumer advisories, cross-contamination, cleaning and sanitizing, HACCP, and problems associated with food borne outbreaks The exam scan sheet is included in the cost of the class. (Ages 15 amp; Up) Class dates: May 4, 2019 - May 4, 2019
XPD 735 Ag mechanics Bootcamp
60620 P TWThF 8:00am- 4:00pm T2 RG. Anderson 14 Add
Class dates: May 28, 2019 - May 31, 2019
XPD 735 Forklift Train the Trainer
60703 W M 9:00am- 12:00pm 2K02 Staff 13 $129
Forklift Operation Safety Train-the-TrainerIn this classroom train the trainer session, participants will leave with the information and materials to develop an in-house training program. Topics will cover the classroom, performance and evaluation requirements of the Powered Industrial Truck Standard. Not: Hands on driving is not included in this class. Coffee and breakfast pastry will be available to students during class. (Ages 18 amp; Up) Class dates: February 18, 2019 - February 18, 2019
XPD 735 10 Hour Construction
60704 W1 Th 8:00am- 3:30pm 2K02 Staff 13 $299
F 8:00am- 12:30pm 2K02
10 Hour Construction CourseParticipants will learn the major provisions of Occupational Safety and Health in the Construction Industry. Primary topics include; the inspection and citation process, working and walking surfaces including ladders and scaffolds, hazardous materials, fall protections, electrical safety, material handling and more. Additional topics can be customized to meet the participant’s needs. Participants will earn their OHSA 10 Hour Construction card upon completion of this class. Coffee and breakfast pastry will be available to students during each class. (Ages 18 amp; Up) CRN:60704(2 sessions), Thursday, February 21; 8:00AM-3:30PM amp; Friday, February 22; 8:00AM-12:00PMSVCC-Room 2K2 Instructor-Jeff Clark$299 (lunch provided Thursday only) Class dates: February 21, 2019 - February 21, 2019
XPD 735 10 hour General Industry
60707 W4 W 8:00am- 3:30pm 2K02 Staff 20 $299 Add
Th 8:00am- 12:30pm 2K02
10 Hour General Industry (OSHA)Participants will learn the major provisions of the Occupational Safety and Health Act. The instructor will cover new and updated information on the regulations. Primary topics include; the inspection and citation process, the new working and walking surfaces, emergency plans and exit routes, Global Harmonization System (GHS), electrical safety, machine guarding, and updated illness and injury recordkeeping requirements. This course can be customized to meet the participant’s needs. Recommended for managers, supervisors, team leaders, and members of a company safety committee. Participants will receive handouts during class plus an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry card upon completion. Coffee and breakfast pastry will be available to students during each class. (Ages 18 amp; Up) CRN:60707(2 sessions), Wednesday, April 10; 8:00AM-3:30PM amp; Thursday, April 11; 8:00AM-12:00PMSVCC-Room 2K2 Instructor-Jeff Clark$299 (lunch provided Wednesday only) Class dates: April 10, 2019 - April 10, 2019