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CFK- Griddle Cooking
80016 T 09:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m. 2K02 7 $29 Add
Kids will learn how to cook safely on a griddle. Breakfast and lunch items will be cooked on a griddle and homemade ice cream in a bag for dessert. On the menu: pancakes, lunch sandwiches, and homemade ice cream. Kids are recommended to wear an apron or old shirt. Supplies are included in the cost of the class. (Ages 8-14) Cost:$29 Class Dates: July 20, 2021 - July 20, 2021
CFK- Writing Olympics
80018 MTWTh 12:30 p.m.- 2:00 p.m. 2K02 9 $39 Add
Becoming an Olympian takes a lot of work and practice, just like writing. In this class, kids will use articles based on the Olympics to find the main idea, make outlines, write paragraphs, and put it all together for shorter essays. This course will help them organize their thoughts and facts into outlines and then put those into paragraphs. By the end of the class the students will learn how to add to their writing and have it sound amazing. (Ages 10-14) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
CFK-Nature Embellished Frame
80017 Th 10:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. 1EMA 10 $19 Add
Students will embellish a matboard framed photo of themselves utilizing objects found in nature creating an all-natural work of art. Kids will need to bring an 8x10 photo to embellish. (Ages 10-12) Class Dates: July 22, 2021 - July 22, 2021
Cinderella Around the World
80019 MTWTh 09:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m. 2L06 10 $39 Add
Cinderella, a fairy godmother, and a glass slipper? You most likely have heard of the fairy-tale of Cinderella, but did you know that there are claimed to be 500 versions found in Europe alone? Almost every culture seems to have their own version of Cinderella. You will be extremely surprised by the twists and turns of the events as they unfold as we compare and contrast several Cinderella tales from around the world. The main character may even be a lad. You will leave this cross-curricular book study with the desire to read more versions on your own, or maybe it will inspire you to publish your own Cinderella tale someday. (Ages 8-12) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
College for Kids - Kids Baking
80015 M 09:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m. 2K02 5 $29 Add
Kids will be introduced to measuring and safety guidelines. This course will teach the basics of baking and sanitation for the best and safest final product. Kids will bake chocolate chip cookies with the knowledge that they learn. Kids are recommended to wear an apron or old shirt. Supplies are included in the cost of the class. This class is scheduled to be on campus, but may be moved to a curbside pickup and live stream class depending on COVID-19 safety precautions. (Ages 7-14) Cost: $29 Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 19, 2021
Constructing with Google
80020 MTWTh 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. 3K02 9 $39 Add
Kids will use Google Slides to design a personalized castle. The number of rooms, secret passages, and history is all up to the designer! By the end of the course, students will be more familiar with architectural terminology pertaining to castles along with how to use Google Slides in an engaging and interactive way. (Ages 8-12) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
DIY Crafts
80024 MTWTh 2:00 p.m.- 3:30 p.m. 3K04 8 $49 Add
Kids will create a DIY craft project every day. From wearable art to room decor, these projects are fun to make and will be unique to each kid. (Ages 10-14) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
Exploring Rocks and Crystals
80023 MTWTh 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 3K04 7 $49 Add
What are crystals? How are rocks formed? Learn about the interesting world of rocks and crystals. This class would focus on learning and creating projects to take home including rock candy to eat. (Ages 8-14) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
Olympic Games
80022 MTWTh 12:00 p.m.- 1:30 p.m. 1G01 9 $39 Add
What does it take to be an Olympic Athlete? This class you will explore a variety of Olympic experiences including races, obstacles courses, and more. (Ages 8-14) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
Summertime Lunch and Dessert
80021 MTWTh 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 10 $49 Add
July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
Ed2go Building Teams that Work
80027 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $105 Contact
May 26, 2021 - August 18, 2021
Ed2go Computer Skills 4 Work
80038 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $115 Contact
June 16, 2021 - July 28, 2021
Ed2go Digital Game Artist Cert
80001 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
September 17, 2020 - March 17, 2022
Ed2go Electrical Technician
80002 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
November 3, 2020 - November 3, 2021
Ed2go Interm Excel 2019/Office
80026 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $119 Contact
May 13, 2021 - August 5, 2021
Ed2go Intro MSWord/Office 365
80028 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
May 27, 2021 - August 19, 2021
Ed2go Math Refresher
80012 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
April 28, 2021 - July 28, 2021
Ed2go Medical Terminology
80036 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
June 10, 2021 - September 1, 2021
Ed2go Supervision/Mgmt Fundame
80025 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $105 Contact
May 13, 2021 - August 5, 2021
Ed2goAchieiving Success
80013 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $105 Contact
May 10, 2021 - July 30, 2021
File Management
80039 W 1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 10 $65 Add
Learn to manage your folders and files. We will review the cut, copy, paste and rename commands. File management will allow you to store data (pictures, letters, recipes, etc.) on your PC in an organized manner with makes it easier to retrieve and it will enable you to back up data. Learn to copy or move data to an external storage device. Get your photos off your memory card! Prerequisite: Basic computer knowledge and skills required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 15, 2021 - September 15, 2021
Get To Know Your iPhone
80111 M 7:00 p.m.- 8:15 p.m. ONLINE 20 $55 Add
Getting to Know Your iPhone This class is designed for recent iPhone users. The instructor will demonstrate how to use an iPhone smartphone and will cover cell phone topics such as: the photo app, texting, navigating, apps, contacts, e-mail, camera, App Store, settings, and the internet. This class is NOT for Android users. The course will be conducted live online through Zoom. The class invitation will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 12 & Up) Class Dates: November 1, 2021 - November 15, 2021
How To Take A Zoom Class
80105 Th 2:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
How Do I Take A Live Class With Zoom? Most instructors use Zoom for live/virtual classes such as cooking, painting, exercising, computers, music, etc. Author and computer instructor Mike Wilson offers this free & easy session to help you understand the process of “getting to your classroom” and using Zoom. The course will be conducted live online. The class invitation will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 9, 2021 - September 9, 2021
How To Take A Zoom Class
80106 S 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
How Do I Take A Live Class With Zoom? Most instructors use Zoom for live/virtual classes such as cooking, painting, exercising, computers, music, etc. Author and computer instructor Mike Wilson offers this free & easy session to help you understand the process of “getting to your classroom” and using Zoom. The course will be conducted live online. The class invitation will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 12, 2021 - September 12, 2021
How To Take A Zoom Class
80107 S 5:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
How Do I Take A Live Class With Zoom? Most instructors use Zoom for live/virtual classes such as cooking, painting, exercising, computers, music, etc. Author and computer instructor Mike Wilson offers this free & easy session to help you understand the process of “getting to your classroom” and using Zoom. The course will be conducted live online. The class invitation will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: December 12, 2021 - December 12, 2021
Microsoft Excel Adv. Formulas
80046 Th 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
We explore additional advanced formulas: use your vlookup formula to search, find, and input data automatically for you. If/then statements allow you to test your data: we will explore traditional if/then statements as well as the nesting of if/then in formulas. Conditional formatting will aid you in evaluating your data and we will use this feature in class. Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills and knowledge of formula writing in Microsoft Excel required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 21, 2021 - October 21, 2021
Microsoft Excel Graphing
80047 W 2:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 10 $45 Add
Set up and modify graphs in Excel. Learn how to tie the graph to your data, generate different types of graphs, modify text and title, add legends, and messages. Prerequisite: Basic typing skills and knowledge of computers and basic knowledge of writing formulas in Microsoft Excel required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 13, 2021 - October 13, 2021
Microsoft Excel Level 2
80045 T 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
Take your knowledge of Excel and maximize the power of this software as you explore linking, sheet management, and using advanced formulas to summarize data. Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills and knowledge of formula writing in Microsoft Excel required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 19, 2021 - October 19, 2021
Microsoft Excel Level One
80043 Th 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
Learn basic spreadsheet operations, spreadsheet design, layout, math operations, controlling page appearance, and printing spreadsheets. An emphasis is placed on writing formulas to obtain desired results. Use shortcuts to accomplish tasks as you set up several spreadsheets. A basic understanding of keyboard and mouse operations as well as the fundamental Windows operations is required to operate Excel. Prerequisite: Basic understanding of keyboard and mouse operations as well as the fundamental Windows operations is required to operate Excel. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 30, 2021 - September 30, 2021
Microsoft Excel Level One #2
80044 T 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
Learn basic spreadsheet operations, spreadsheet design, layout, math operations, controlling page appearance, and printing spreadsheets. An emphasis is placed on writing formulas to obtain desired results. Use shortcuts to accomplish tasks as you set up several spreadsheets. A basic understanding of keyboard and mouse operations as well as the fundamental Windows operations is required to operate Excel. Prerequisite: Basic understanding of keyboard and mouse operations as well as the fundamental Windows operations is required to operate Excel. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 5, 2021 - October 5, 2021
Microsoft Excel Pivot Tables
80048 W 2:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 10 $45 Add
Microsoft Excel – Pivot Tables & Data Management Manage data in Excel using Sorting and Filtering. Pivot tables in Excel will allow you to extract some meaningful information from the data. Pivot tables allow you to quickly summarize and analyze large amounts of data in lists and tables independent of the original data layout in your spreadsheet. You can do this by dragging and dropping columns to different rows, columns, or summary positions. Learn to design pivot tables and customize their appearance for reporting purposes. Prerequisite: Basic typing skills and knowledge of computers and Microsoft Excel required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 27, 2021 - October 27, 2021
Microsoft PowerPoint
80049 W 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
PowerPoint is a program used to create slide show presentations. You will learn about backgrounds, colors, pictures, text, and transitions as you create your own slide show presentation. Learn all the basics. You will be making some impressive slide show presentations in no time! Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: November 3, 2021 - November 3, 2021
Microsoft Word Level One
80040 M 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
Word is a word processing program used to generate documents. Create several documents as you learn about page definition, margins, tabs, editing, enhancing text, spell check, saving, printing, and retrieving documents. Learn about available shortcuts, basic editing techniques, paragraph and character formatting, and controlling page appearance. Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 20, 2021 - September 20, 2021
Microsoft Word Level Two
80041 W 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
Take a more in-depth look at Word in this intermediate class. Discover indents, shortcuts to formatting text, creating, editing and using styles. Set up and edit templates as well as work with graphics, borders, and word art in documents and templates. Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 22, 2021 - September 22, 2021
Microsoft Word Merge
80042 T 2:00 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $40 Add
Learn to mail merge and how to use it for mass mailings, envelopes, and labels. Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 28, 2021 - September 28, 2021
Should I Click On That?
80108 MT 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $35 Add
Are you frustrated with strange things that pop-up on your computer? The instructor will inform you about what you should and should NOT click on. Computers were made to be enjoyed and not have the user stuck with unknown and frustrating things that occur. The instructor will define and demonstrate: Online Safety; Scams to Know About; Frustrating and Suspicious Popups; Turning on Popup Blockers; Friendly Windows 10 Notifications; Advertisements; E-mail Ads and Links, Knowing What to Click On; Malware Protection; Do Your Research; Downloading Files, Cookies and Your Browser, Updates, Get Control of Your Device, and The Real from the Counterfeit! (Not for Apple/Mac users, or tablets.) The course will be conducted live online through Zoom. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 13, 2021 - September 14, 2021
Should I Click On That?
80109 S 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $35 Add
Are you frustrated with strange things that pop-up on your computer? The instructor will inform you about what you should and should NOT click on. Computers were made to be enjoyed and not have the user stuck with unknown and frustrating things that occur. The instructor will define and demonstrate: Online Safety; Scams to Know About; Frustrating and Suspicious Popups; Turning on Popup Blockers; Friendly Windows 10 Notifications; Advertisements; E-mail Ads and Links, Knowing What to Click On; Malware Protection; Do Your Research; Downloading Files, Cookies and Your Browser, Updates, Get Control of Your Device, and The Real from the Counterfeit! (Not for Apple/Mac users, or tablets.) The course will be conducted live online through Zoom. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: December 5, 2021 - December 12, 2021
Understanding Web Browsers
80110 F 5:00 p.m.- 6:15 p.m. ONLINE 20 $55 Add
Understanding Browsers & Getting the Most Out of Searching the Web Learn the ins and outs of browsers, such as Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome. Set your home page and create favorite websites to easily return to. You will see how to use browser tabs, enlarge web pages, as well as use “Read Aloud”. (“Read Aloud” is a feature that will read the text to you.) You will understand how to use and get the best out of search engines such as Google for looking up information and doing research. Learn about features that will make your life easier. The course will be conducted live online through Zoom. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 9, 2021 - September 24, 2021
Badminton
80098 W 09:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m. 1G01 10 $25 Add
Learn the fundamentals on how to play the game of Badminton. Students will learn the rules and strategy of the racket sport. Students will play as singles and/or teams for fun. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: November 3, 2021 - December 8, 2021
Developing a Powerful Resume
80051 Th 4:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
If you’ve never written a resume before, or it’s been a while since you updated your existing one, this workshop is for you. You’ll learn how to create an effective resume that not only looks professional but communicates your transferable skills to potential employers. Your resume is an important job-hunting tool, its purpose is to market you to potential employers. Learn how to write a job specific resume to secure a job offer. The course will be conducted live online through Google Meets. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 15 & Up) Class Dates: October 21, 2021 - October 21, 2021
Healthcare & UR Retirement
80085 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2M07 10 $13 Add
Health Care & Your Retirement The potential impact of rising healthcare costs on retirement savings. Includes an introduction of Medicare coverage costs, long-term care costs, and available options for supplemental health care and long-term care insurance. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 12, 2021 - October 12, 2021
Intermediate Ancient Yoga
80092 Th 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. TWC 20 $65 Add
Intermediate Ancient Yoga Stretching The word yoga means “union”. In this practice you will connect the mind and body through focus and breath. Combining stretching with deep breathing, the body learns to relax and all systems come into better balance supporting the body’s natural tendency towards health and healing. Simple meditation helps to calm the mind for less stress and better clarity. At the end of class a hot rock self-massage will be offered. Students are recommended to bring a yoga mat, towel or yoga strap. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 16, 2021 - October 21, 2021
Interview Do's & Don'ts
80050 Th 4:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
Want to know more about interviewing and how to improve your skills? Join us in learning interview techniques that employers use to prepare for a successful interview. Get information and familiarize yourself with the type of initial interviews and potential questions you might face. The workshop covers pre-interview preparation, interview structure, question and answer preparation, and post-interview etiquette. The course will be conducted live online through Google Meets. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 15 & Up) Class Dates: September 23, 2021 - September 23, 2021
Meditation
80089 T 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $65 Add
The goal of meditation is to face yourself and look within. Meditation is about achieving anything including enlightenment. One meditates to discipline the mind, cultivate awareness, and see things as they are. Through meditation you can reduce stress and support your quest for self-knowledge and self-transformation. Students may use a yoga mat if desired. Students will need a computer or mobile device to access Zoom, sound, and internet connection. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 14, 2021 - October 19, 2021
Muay Thai Conditioning
80091 W 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. TWC 20 $65 Add
This class will help you improve your conditioning and lung capacity. It includes drills, aerobic exercise, and pad work and also teaches skills which can be used in Muay Thai. Recommended equipment: mouth guard and athletic cup. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 15, 2021 - October 20, 2021
Muay Thai Techniques
80094 A 4:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. TWC 10 $75 Add
Inspired by the traditional Muay Thai training, this class will focus on pad work, drills, and light sparring, along with the application of the basic techniques and philosophies of self-defense. Mixed in with this will be bag work, shadow boxing, and calisthenics to aid in the training. Recommended equipment: mouth guard and athletic cup. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 18, 2021 - October 23, 2021
Pranayama & Mudras
80090 W 5:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $65 Add
Pranayama (Breathing) & Mudras Learn how to become conscious of your unhealthy breathing patterns and integrate deep, natural, healthy breathing into your life. Learn to use the full range of movement in your entire body to inhale and exhale fully and deeply. Mudras are gestures which use fingers, hands, and sometimes the whole body to enhance awareness and produce a therapeutic effect. Both can improve your health and increase your energy. Students may use a yoga mat if desired. Students will need a computer or mobile device to access Zoom, sound, and internet connection. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 15, 2021 - October 20, 2021
Preparing Your Estate
80084 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2M07 10 $13 Add
Preparing Your Estate Plan This class offers a basic overview of estate planning: account registration, beneficiary designation, will, trust, tax information, life insurance, and TOD. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 28, 2021 - September 28, 2021
Retirement Planning
80088 Th 6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. 2K02 30 $49 Add
Retirement Planning Today® is designed for adults looking to retire within the next 15 years. The course is designed to teach you how to build wealth and align your money with your values to accomplish your goals in life. You will also learn how to save money on taxes, manage investment risks and protect assets from potential long-term health expenses. You will receive an easy-to-understand education on life planning and retirement planning strategies and two workbooks (one at each session) with examples and illustrations. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 16, 2021 - September 23, 2021
Retirement Planning Today
80087 M 6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. 2K02 30 $49 Add
Retirement Planning Today® is designed for adults looking to retire within the next 15 years. The course is designed to teach you how to build wealth and align your money with your values to accomplish your goals in life. You will also learn how to save money on taxes, manage investment risks and protect assets from potential long-term health expenses. You will receive an easy-to-understand education on life planning and retirement planning strategies and two workbooks (one at each session) with examples and illustrations. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 13, 2021 - September 20, 2021
Save $ w/Extreme Couponing
80075 Th 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Save Money with Extreme Couponing! Learn how to save $$$ every day with extreme couponing. Coupons are NOT just for groceries. The savings can add up to HUNDREDS or even THOUSANDS of dollars every year. This comprehensive workshop will teach you: • where to find all different types of coupons, even for high ticket items • how to find the best coupon apps and websites • how to match coupons with sales for maximum savings • the best way to sort and store coupons • how to find other people to trade coupons and merchandise with This workshop is taught by someone who has used many couponing secrets to save thousands. Class Dates: October 28, 2021 - October 28, 2021
Social Security Questions Answ
80083 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2M07 20 $13 Add
Social Security: Your Questions Answered Learn ways to maximize Social Security benefit amounts for the individual and spouse based on age, life expectancy, employment and need. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 14, 2021 - September 14, 2021
Soft Skills
80052 Th 4:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
Soft Skills – What They Are & Why They Matter This workshop will help you understand soft skills and how to use them alongside your existing skills. “Soft-skills” is a sociological term relating to a person’s “EQ” (Emotional Intelligence quotient), the cluster of personality traits, social graces, communication, language, personal habits, friendliness, and optimism that characterize relations with other people. Soft skills are an essential part of any job, and job success! The course will be conducted live online through Google Meets. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 15 & Up) Class Dates: November 18, 2021 - November 18, 2021
Standing Guard Protect What U
80086 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2M07 10 $13 Add
Standing Guard: Protect What You’ve Worked For Share strategies designed to help guard valuable assets and protect pre-and-post-retirement income. Discusses impact of longevity, withdrawal strategies, anticipating rising costs, reviewing insurance/LTC. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - October 26, 2021
Tai Chi
80093 A 08:30 a.m.- 09:30 a.m. TWC 20 $65 Add
Tai Chi is an exercise of gentle postures, slowly flowing from one to the next, coordinated with breath. Tai Chi both conditions the body and focuses the mind. While cultivating body awareness you will improve balance, boost circulation, increase mobility and flexibility, reduce stress and sharpen concentration. Because of the slow, gentle nature of this ancient art, it is suitable for all ages and ability levels. In this class you will learn and practice different types of breathing techniques, as well as how to apply them to your daily life. You will also learn the history and philosophy of Tai Chi. At the end of class a hot rock self-massage will be offered. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 15, 2021 - October 23, 2021
APP Ball Chain Flower
80057 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K04 8 $29 Add
Ball Chain Flower Create a large flower using a chain. Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paints to create an art piece. Students will mix more than one paint color in a cup and then “pour” it on the canvas or surface. The paints mix as they leave the cup blending the colors and creating interesting and sometimes unexpected colors and results. Students will then tilt the canvas back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! Recommended: paint shirt/apron. (Ages 10 & Up) Class Dates: September 27, 2021 - September 27, 2021
APP Balloon Kiss Flowers
80056 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K04 8 $29 Add
Pour Your Art Out – Acrylic Paint Pouring Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paints to create an art piece. Students will mix more than one paint color in a cup and then “pour” it on the canvas or surface. The paints mix as they leave the cup blending the colors and creating interesting and sometimes unexpected colors and results. Students will then tilt the canvas back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! Recommended: paint shirt/apron. (Ages 10 & Up) Balloon Kiss Flowers Create balloon kiss flowers by pressing the balloon into a freshly painted canvas. Class Dates: September 20, 2021 - September 20, 2021
APP Colander Pour
80059 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K04 8 $29 Add
Colander Pour Pour paint through a colander onto the canvas. Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paints to create an art piece. Students will mix more than one paint color in a cup and then “pour” it on the canvas or surface. The paints mix as they leave the cup blending the colors and creating interesting and sometimes unexpected colors and results. Students will then tilt the canvas back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! Recommended: paint shirt/apron. Class Dates: October 18, 2021 - October 18, 2021
APP Swipe
80058 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K02 8 $29 Add
Swipe Pour paint on canvas & “swipe” white paint over top. Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paints to create an art piece. Students will mix more than one paint color in a cup and then “pour” it on the canvas or surface. The paints mix as they leave the cup blending the colors and creating interesting and sometimes unexpected colors and results. Students will then tilt the canvas back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! Recommended: paint shirt/apron. Class Dates: October 4, 2021 - October 4, 2021
APP Tree Ring Swirl
80060 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K04 8 $29 Add
Tree Ring Pour Mixing, layering, and pouring paint in a small swirl to create a tree ring effect. Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paints to create an art piece. Students will mix more than one paint color in a cup and then “pour” it on the canvas or surface. The paints mix as they leave the cup blending the colors and creating interesting and sometimes unexpected colors and results. Students will then tilt the canvas back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! Recommended: paint shirt/apron. Class Dates: November 8, 2021 - November 8, 2021
Aviation Instrument
80061 M 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $375 Add
For the Advanced Pilot: Acquire an understanding of instrument scan techniques, IFR instruments, instrument maneuvers on full and partial, radio navigation aids for enroute, instrument approach and instrument departure, radar, holding patterns, Federal Aviation Regulations, weather theory and reporting, and the requirements of the Instrument Practical Test Standards. Successful completion of this course guarantees the student will be eligible to take and pass the F.A.A. Instrument Pilot Knowledge Exam (additional fee for F.A.A. Exam). Flying or airtime is not included in this class. This course will be conducted online through Google Meets. The classroom invitation and materials will be sent to students by email from the instructor. Textbooks and supplies for this class are: Pilot’s Manual Volume 3: Instrument Flying Seventh Edition by Aviation Theory Centre, Ltd. Editorial Team and Test Prep 2021: Instrument Rating, by Aviation Supplies & Academics. Students may purchase all supplies online or locally from M & M Aviation Services, Ltd. Prerequisites: Private Pilot’s License or instructor authorization. (Ages 17 & Up) *Through the generous support of local donors, students who pursue their certification through SVCC Community Education and the Dixon Municipal Airport may be eligible to receive a reimbursement award up to $2,000. Class Dates: August 23, 2021 - December 13, 2021
Aviation Private Pilot Ground
80062 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $275 Add
Learn to fly by preparing for the Private Pilot Knowledge Exam. At the end of this course, you will understand operations of the flight controls and instruments, airport and airspace considerations, aircraft weight and balance, aircraft performance tables, basic weather meteorology, federal aviation regulations, flight physiology, and emergency preparedness. After successful completion of this course, the student will be eligible to take the F.A.A. Private Pilot Knowledge Exam (additional fee for F.A.A. Exam). If the student has previously purchased this exam, please advise the instructor before the first class for instructor evaluation and approval. Flying or airtime is not included in this class. This course will be conducted online through Google Meets. The classroom invitation and materials will be sent to students by email from the instructor. Textbooks and supplies for this class are: Complete Private Pilot, Bob Gardner Thirteenth Edition by Aviation Supplies & Academics, Inc. and Test Prep 2021: Private Pilot, by Aviation supplies & Academics. Students must possess an aviation E6B flight computer and an aviation rotating plotter. Students may purchase all supplies online or locally from M & M Aviation Services, Ltd. (Ages 15 & Up) *Through the generous support of local donors, students who pursue their certification through SVCC Community Education and the Dixon Municipal Airport may be eligible to receive a reimbursement award up to $2,000. Class Dates: September 7, 2021 - December 7, 2021
Basic/Int Dance LindyHop Swing
80080 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 1EMA 30 $50 Add
Basic-Intermediate Ballroom Dance Lindy Hop, the original swing dance from the Savoy Ballroom in New York City is fun and lively that will definitely add to your dancing pleasure. Whether you think you can dance or not, Dennis and Sandy will help you reach your dancing goals and you’ll have a great time doing it! It’s great physical and mental exercise; while at the same time, spending time with friends or that special someone you care about. Get comfortable stepping out onto the dance floor and enjoy ballroom dancing for a lifetime. Proper dance technique, frame, posture, floor crafting, and beat identification will be covered. Students are allowed to video steps in class for personal use. No dance experience is required. Hard soled shoes are recommended and a partner is suggested, but not required. All classes will be held in the Dillon Mall (East entrance) and instructed by Dennis and Sandy Scheckel. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - November 16, 2021
Basic/Int Dance Night Club Two
80079 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 1EMA 30 $50 Add
Basic-Intermediate Ballroom Dance Night Club Two is an easy dance to learn and works great for those beautiful, romantic love songs, no matter what genre the music comes from country, modern, or 50-60’s. Whether you think you can dance or not, Dennis and Sandy will help you reach your dancing goals and you’ll have a great time doing it! It’s great physical and mental exercise; while at the same time, spending time with friends or that special someone you care about. Get comfortable stepping out onto the dance floor and enjoy ballroom dancing for a lifetime. Proper dance technique, frame, posture, floor crafting, and beat identification will be covered. Students are allowed to video steps in class for personal use. No dance experience is required. Hard soled shoes are recommended and a partner is suggested, but not required. All classes will be held in the Dillon Mall (East entrance) and instructed by Dennis and Sandy Scheckel. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 28, 2021 - October 19, 2021
Beg Guide 2 Getting Published
80070 T 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $45 Add
Beginner's Guide to Getting Published Did you know Stephen King was rejected 75 times before he sold his first novel? If your goal is to become a published freelance writer by selling a magazine article, short story, poem, or even a novel to a traditional publisher, this comprehensive workshop will guide you to, then past the editor's desk. You will discover how to: • become a “published” writer overnight • submit manuscripts the correct way • find the right publisher for your work • write irresistible query letters • determine when and how to get an agent • 100 ways to make money as a freelance writer • obtain FREE future Q&A opportunities If you really want to succeed, this step-by-step workshop is a must! Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - October 26, 2021
Beg Guide 2 Start a Blog
80074 W 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $45 Add
Beginner's Guide to Starting a FREE Blog Online blogging is a great way to get the word out about you, your service, your product, or information you want to share! You will learn step-by-step how to: • start a FREE blog with WordPress • choose a blog template • emphasize your blog content with a creative name • use your unique voice to share your expertise • connect your domain/website You will also learn how to earn an income with your blog, including links to other websites and advertising on your blog, as well as increase your internet ranking. Class Dates: October 27, 2021 - October 27, 2021
Creative Writing Crash Course
80100 M 5:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $50 Add
C.W.C.C. (Creative Writing Crash Course) Calling all who have a passion for poetry and fiction! C.W.C.C. is for beginners or for those who are stuck in a rut when it comes to writing poetry and/or fiction. This class will help fine tune the skills you need to create a captivating piece. You will also be writing pieces to share with your peers as well as receiving feedback. So, pick up your writing utensil and let’s get started! Students will need a computer or mobile device to access Zoom, sound, and internet connection. (Ages 17 & Up) Class Dates: September 13, 2021 - October 18, 2021
Explore Self Publishing Option
80071 T 8:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Explore 50 Different Self-Publishing Options Self-Publishing is all the rage, but is it the best option for YOU? And, can you do both? You will discover the pros and cons of all the self-publishing options, including print-on-demand and e-book publishing, as well as the Amazon option of Create Space. You will leave with a rated description of 50 self-publishing companies. Prerequisite: Beginner’s Guide to Getting Published. Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - October 26, 2021
Fall Container Garden Demo
80064 Th 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 1H16 20 $15 Add
Students will be shown the steps to create unique container gardens for the fall season utilizing materials from the home landscape. (Ages 16 & Up) DEMONSTRATION Class Dates: September 16, 2021 - September 16, 2021
Holiday Sugar Cookies
80078 M 5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $29 Add
Holiday Sugar Cookies Live-Stream Enjoy baking and decorating Holiday cut-out cookies at home while following along live online with the instructor. Surprise your family and friends with homemade delicious sugar cookies. Students can pick up Holiday cookie kits “curb-side” at SVCC on December 9; 4:00-6:00PM. Each kit will make approximately two dozen cookies. Students will need to provide wet ingredients, mixer, rolling pin, and oven. Included in the kit will be the recipe, cookie cutters, rubber spatula, dry ingredients, and decorating items. If you are unable to attend the virtual instruction, you will be given access to the recording. *Cookie cutter shapes and decorating items will be Christmas themed. (All Ages) Class Dates: December 13, 2021 - December 13, 2021
Homemade Hearty Soups
80077 Th 5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. 2K02 10 $29 Add
There is nothing quite as satisfying as a warm and hearty bowl of soup in the cold winter months. The instructor will make a broth and cream soup and share delicious recipes and professional tips for making the perfect bowl of comfort. Students will sample the soups and receive tips on how to utilize leftovers, time saving short cuts, and how to save money. This class is a cooking demonstration and sampling. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: November 4, 2021 - November 4, 2021
Honey Bee Winter Prep
80063 W 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2K02 20 $35 Add
This course will cover the honey season, mite control, and how to prepare the bees for winter. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 8, 2021 - September 8, 2021
Honey Bee Winter Prep
80063 W 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2K02 20 $35 Add
This course will cover the honey season, mite control, and how to prepare the bees for winter. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: October 6, 2021 - October 6, 2021
Int/Adv Dance Night Club Two
80082 T 7:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 1EMA 30 $50 Add
Intermediate-Advanced Ballroom Dance Night Club Two gives you an option to the usual slow dancing with some beautiful, soft flowing steps. If you already have some dance experience, this class will improve your skills by learning new steps and combinations. The patterns the instructors teach will be appropriate for ballroom and small dance floors and can be used for venues’ such as clubs, wedding, blues festivals, big band dances, and 50’s and 60’s performances. Proper dance technique, frame, posture, floor crafting, and beat identification will be covered. Students are allowed to video steps in class for personal use. Hard soled shoes are recommended and a partner is suggested, but not required. All classes will be held in the Dillon Mall (East entrance) and instructed by Dennis and Sandy Scheckel. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - November 16, 2021
Int/Adv Dance Waltz
80081 T 7:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 1EMA 30 $50 Add
Intermediate-Advanced Ballroom Dance Waltz, the very first “Touch” dance, is timeless. An intermediate-advanced class will add to your dance repertoire and dancing pleasure. If you already have some dance experience, this class will improve your skills by learning new steps and combinations. The patterns the instructors teach will be appropriate for ballroom and small dance floors and can be used for venues’ such as clubs, wedding, blues festivals, big band dances, and 50’s and 60’s performances. Proper dance technique, frame, posture, floor crafting, and beat identification will be covered. Students are allowed to video steps in class for personal use. Hard soled shoes are recommended and a partner is suggested, but not required. All classes will be held in the Dillon Mall (East entrance) and instructed by Dennis and Sandy Scheckel. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 28, 2021 - October 19, 2021
Intro to Screenwriting
80069 T 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Introduction to Screenwriting for Television or Movies In this fast-paced comprehensive session, you will learn about special screenwriting terms and formats for television and the big screen. You will also learn how to plot a story, develop characters, and execute your work in the proper screenwriting format. You will discover the difference between a Treatment, a Spec Script and a Shooting Script and when to do each. And, you’ll get an inside look into the business of selling your script to agents and producers and building your career as a screenwriter. Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - October 26, 2021
Introduction to Voiceovers
80099 F 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
Explore the fun, rewarding possibilities of the voiceover industry! Discover current trends and how they make it easy and affordable for just about anyone to get involved. You will learn about different types of voiceovers and tools you will need to find success. Your instructor, a professional voice actor from Voices For All, will take notes as you read a real script in this one-on-one video chat setting, and offer some coaching to improve your delivery. You will receive a professional voiceover evaluation later. Learn more at http://www.voicesforall.com/ooo. Your 90-minute session will be scheduled at a time of your convenience upon your registration. Session must be completed by Friday, December 10. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: December 10, 2021 - December 10, 2021
Macro Counting 101
80095 T 7:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $10 Add
Have you tried every diet with little or no results? Have you regained pounds lost after you stop dieting? Learn how to count macros where no food is off limits, it just has to fit in. Macro counting is a lifestyle change teaching you how to eat for lasting results. Students will need a computer or mobile device to access Zoom, sound, and internet connection. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 14, 2021 - September 14, 2021
Macro Counting 101
80096 T 7:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $10 Add
Have you tried every diet with little or no results? Have you regained pounds lost after you stop dieting? Learn how to count macros where no food is off limits, it just has to fit in. Macro counting is a lifestyle change teaching you how to eat for lasting results. Students will need a computer or mobile device to access Zoom, sound, and internet connection. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 12, 2021 - October 12, 2021
Pumpkin Arrangement Demo
80066 Th 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 1H16 20 $15 Add
Students will be shown the steps to create a unique fresh pumpkin arrangement utilizing materials from the home landscape. (Ages 16 & Up) DEMONSTRATION Class Dates: October 14, 2021 - October 14, 2021
Self Publish UR Book w/Kindle
80072 W 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Using Amazon’s Kindle Direct to Self-Publish your Book for FREE Whether you’re looking to publish a paperback novel or short e-book now or in the future, this detailed tutorial will teach you step-by-step how to create an Amazon KDP account, format your manuscript and upload it to the platform, easily create a book cover from available templates, determine pricing and royalties, develop a sales pitch for your Amazon page, and write an Amazon author bio. The webinar login information, along with a detailed tutorial to set up your free Zoom account, will be emailed the day before class. Class Dates: October 27, 2021 - October 27, 2021
Winter Container Garden Demo
80065 Th 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 1H16 20 $15 Add
Students will be shown the steps to create unique container gardens for the winter season utilizing materials from the home landscape. (Ages 16 & Up) DEMONSTRATION Class Dates: September 30, 2021 - September 30, 2021
Write 4 Online Blogs Mags Webs
80073 W 6:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Writing for Online Blogs, Magazines & Websites You don’t need a journalism-school degree, newspaper reporting experience, or previously published articles to write for online blogs, magazines, and websites. Some online opportunities offer exposure and networking, while many pay well -- $1 a word and more. In this fast-paced session, you will learn how to: find more than 1,000 opportunities that pay, find story ideas, conduct interviews and find sources, find and study your target market, and create pitches, queries and LOI’s (letters of intent). Class Dates: October 27, 2021 - October 27, 2021
You Can Uke!
80097 A 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1C01 20 $109 Add
This hands-on, action packed class offers immediate, get to know it, get to love it, get to do it instruction on “the instrument of the 21st Century – the noble ukulele”. Love those old classic songs? Love the new ones? Want a friendly partner on the porch? The ukulele is a gateway that opens up all kinds of music and all kinds of fun. Bring friends and family (the course makes a great gift too). No musical experience required. If you have long fingernails, you might wish to trim them in order to play more effectively. Cost includes a great uke, an electronic tuner and a workbook/song book. (Ages 12 & Up) Class Dates: December 4, 2021 - December 4, 2021
10 Hour General Industry OSHA
80054 T 08:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. 2K02 20 $309 Add
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. Students will receive handouts during class plus a SVCC completion certificate and an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry card upon completion. Morning craft service and lunch included. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: November 16, 2021 - November 16, 2021
10 Hour General Industry OSHA
80054 W 08:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 2K02 20 $309 Add
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. Students will receive handouts during class plus a SVCC completion certificate and an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry card upon completion. Morning craft service and lunch included. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: November 17, 2021 - November 17, 2021
CPC Medical B/C Online
80037 TBA 08:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
June 10, 2021 - May 28, 2022
Dental Assisting
80031 MW 6:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2M9A 7 $1199 Add
The 60 hour Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry-level positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions. Students are familiarized with all areas of pre-clinical dental assisting and provided training in the skills required to function as an assistant in the dental practice. This course covers the following key areas and topics: the history of dentistry and dental assisting, introduction to the dental office, the legal aspects of dentistry, policies, and guidelines, introduction to oral anatomy, dental operatory, dental equipment, introduction to tooth structure, primary and permanent teeth, the oral cavity and related structures, proper patient positioning, dental hand-pieces, sterilization, and other areas. In addition to entry-level administrative jobs, this course is ideal for students interested in pursuing a future formal Dental Hygienist program. *Clinical practice is NOT included in this course. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 4, 2021 - December 6, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 1H16 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: September 18, 2021 - September 18, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 1H16 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: October 23, 2021 - October 23, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 1H16 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: November 6, 2021 - November 6, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 1H16 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: December 4, 2021 - December 4, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 MW 6:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. 1H16 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: August 16, 2021 - December 8, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 MW 6:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. 1H18 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: August 16, 2021 - December 8, 2021
Explore Legit Home Biz Ideas
80067 M 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $45 Add
Explore 250 Legitimate Home-Based Business Ideas Tired of working for someone else? Do you need to make more money? Turn your talents and hobbies into profits by starting a home business. Taught by a Chamber of Commerce Past President and award winning business owner, this is probably the most comprehensive business startup workshop you will ever find. You will discover: • more than 250 legitimate home business ideas • mandatory legal documentation • many ways to market your product/service • how to take tax deductions (this workshop included!) If you really want to succeed in a home business, this step-by-step session is a must! Class Dates: October 25, 2021 - October 25, 2021
Food Sanitation
80034 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 2K02 10 $149 Add
Develop the knowledge and responsibility for food sanitation operations. Qualify for your food sanitation manager’s license from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health upon satisfactory completion of a license examination. This class is slower paced and ideal for those who have never held a food sanitation license. The food sanitation exam will be given during the last class. Students may purchase the 7th Edition of the ServSafe Manager Textbook with exam scan sheet online or from Follett Bookstore on SVCC’s Campus. (Ages 15 & Up) Class Dates: September 7, 2021 - September 28, 2021
Food Sanitation
80035 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 2K02 10 $149 Add
Develop the knowledge and responsibility for food sanitation operations. Qualify for your food sanitation manager’s license from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health upon satisfactory completion of a license examination. This class is slower paced and ideal for those who have never held a food sanitation license. The food sanitation exam will be given during the last class. Students may purchase the 7th Edition of the ServSafe Manager Textbook with exam scan sheet online or from Follett Bookstore on SVCC’s Campus. (Ages 15 & Up) Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - November 16, 2021
Food Sanitation - 1 Day
80033 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. 2K02 10 $139 Add
This course prepares students to take the food sanitation manager’s license from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health exam in one day. Students will participate in class and take the exam on the same day. This one-day course is fast-paced and recommended but not required for students 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 & Up) Class Dates: October 2, 2021 - October 2, 2021
Food Sanitation - 1Day
80032 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. 2K02 9 $139 Add
This course prepares students to take the food sanitation manager’s license from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health exam in one day. Students will participate in class and take the exam on the same day. This one-day course is fast-paced and recommended but not required for students 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 & Up) Class Dates: August 28, 2021 - August 28, 2021
Forklift Train the Trainer
80053 W 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 2K02 20 $139 Add
Forklift Operation Safety Train-the-Trainer In 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. Students will receive handouts and a SVCC completion certificate during class. Note: Hands on forklift driving is NOT included in this class. Morning craft service is included. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 27, 2021 - October 27, 2021
Freight Broker Agent Online
80011 TBA 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 1 $0
March 8, 2021 - September 8, 2021
HVAC/R Technician Online
80006 TBA 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 0 $2895 Contact
April 14, 2021 - April 14, 2022
Make $ w/Virtual Assistant
80068 M 8:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Make Money with a Virtual Assistant/Word Processing Business If you can type, then you can make money at home using your computer. Having already learned all about home-based business success, you will then discover: • how and where to find clients • 50 ways to advertise/market your services • effective home office equipment choices • 100 ways to make money with a computer • FREE national networking information There really is a need for your services, so learn to be your own boss, set your own hours, and make more money. Prerequisite: Students must attend Explore 250 Legitimate Home-Based Business Ideas to enroll into this class. Class Dates: October 25, 2021 - October 25, 2021
Medical B/C Online
80010 TBA 8:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. ONLINE 1 $0
March 22, 2021 - March 22, 2022
Medical Billing & Coding
80030 A 09:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. 2M05 6 $1799 Add
This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using the CPT and ICD-10 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, appeal denied claims, and use generic forms to streamline billing procedures. The course covers the following areas: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation, and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for medical insurance and third party reimbursements. Students will learn how to find the service and codes using manuals, (CPT, ICD-10, and HCPCS). Note: After obtaining the practical work experience (6 months to 2 years), students who complete this course could be qualified to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) – Certified Professional Coder Exam (CPC or CPC-H Apprentice); the American Health Information Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam; and/or other National Exams. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 23, 2021 - October 23, 2021
Medical Billing & Coding
80030 A 09:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. 2M05 6 $1799 Add
This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using the CPT and ICD-10 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, appeal denied claims, and use generic forms to streamline billing procedures. The course covers the following areas: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation, and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for medical insurance and third party reimbursements. Students will learn how to find the service and codes using manuals, (CPT, ICD-10, and HCPCS). Note: After obtaining the practical work experience (6 months to 2 years), students who complete this course could be qualified to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) – Certified Professional Coder Exam (CPC or CPC-H Apprentice); the American Health Information Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam; and/or other National Exams. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: November 13, 2021 - November 13, 2021
Medical Billing & Coding
80030 TTh 6:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2M05 6 $1799 Add
This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using the CPT and ICD-10 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, appeal denied claims, and use generic forms to streamline billing procedures. The course covers the following areas: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation, and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for medical insurance and third party reimbursements. Students will learn how to find the service and codes using manuals, (CPT, ICD-10, and HCPCS). Note: After obtaining the practical work experience (6 months to 2 years), students who complete this course could be qualified to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) – Certified Professional Coder Exam (CPC or CPC-H Apprentice); the American Health Information Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam; and/or other National Exams. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 28, 2021 - December 9, 2021
Monetize Websites Blogs & Soci
80076 Th 6:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
$Monetize$ Websites, Blogs, and Social Media with 1000+ Affiliate Marketing Opportunities Earn a passive monthly income from selling other people’s products by placing a merchant-provided advertisement link on your site and get a commission for every sale, click or lead. Learn where to find 1000+ free and low cost opportunities and how to avoid scams or links that won't offer a beneficial ROI (return on investment). Learn how to find high, recurring, and second-tier commissions, and how sales funnels can increase your income. You will also learn SEO secrets to increase your site's ranking and visibility on search engines like Google. Class Dates: October 28, 2021 - October 28, 2021
Personal Trainer Certification
80055 A 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1G01 10 $799 Add
Turn your passion into a career with the fitness industry’s most comprehensive and engaging course. The W.I.T.S. online personal trainer course is a SELF-PACED program with short, impactful online videos to be a successful personal trainer in the fitness industry. A course bonus is you can join the Virtual GOTO Lectures with one of W.I.T.S. veteran 5 STAR presenters. The lessons will help you with key core topics to learn how the body functions under the stresses of exercise. Topics include anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, health assessment, nutrition, exercise prescription, equipment usage, special populations, legal and safety issues. The essential practical skills are packed with insightful drills that you can duplicate to master the skill set. This course is loaded with practice quizzes, discussion boards and much more. Your test vouchers ($450 value) for the NCCA Accreditation national exams are included and a must for employers. Turn your passion into a career. This course is completed all online and teacher mentored with optional in-person practical review on 11/20. Students will have access to the course for 12 months after enrollment to complete the course. Required Textbook: 7th edition of the Fitness Professional’s Handbook with web resources (ISBN-13: 9781492523376). Special Note: After successful completion of the course activities and online exam you will receive a Certificate of Completion. After you pass the national exam you will receive a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer credential. The practical review and national exam will be conducted on-campus. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: November 20, 2021 - November 20, 2021
Personal Trainer Certification
80055 TBA 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 10 $799 Add
Turn your passion into a career with the fitness industry’s most comprehensive and engaging course. The W.I.T.S. online personal trainer course is a SELF-PACED program with short, impactful online videos to be a successful personal trainer in the fitness industry. A course bonus is you can join the Virtual GOTO Lectures with one of W.I.T.S. veteran 5 STAR presenters. The lessons will help you with key core topics to learn how the body functions under the stresses of exercise. Topics include anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, health assessment, nutrition, exercise prescription, equipment usage, special populations, legal and safety issues. The essential practical skills are packed with insightful drills that you can duplicate to master the skill set. This course is loaded with practice quizzes, discussion boards and much more. Your test vouchers ($450 value) for the NCCA Accreditation national exams are included and a must for employers. Turn your passion into a career. This course is completed all online and teacher mentored with optional in-person practical review on 11/20. Students will have access to the course for 12 months after enrollment to complete the course. Required Textbook: 7th edition of the Fitness Professional’s Handbook with web resources (ISBN-13: 9781492523376). Special Note: After successful completion of the course activities and online exam you will receive a Certificate of Completion. After you pass the national exam you will receive a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer credential. The practical review and national exam will be conducted on-campus. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 13, 2021 - December 4, 2021
Personal Trainer Certification
80055 A 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1G01 10 $799 Add
Turn your passion into a career with the fitness industry’s most comprehensive and engaging course. The W.I.T.S. online personal trainer course is a SELF-PACED program with short, impactful online videos to be a successful personal trainer in the fitness industry. A course bonus is you can join the Virtual GOTO Lectures with one of W.I.T.S. veteran 5 STAR presenters. The lessons will help you with key core topics to learn how the body functions under the stresses of exercise. Topics include anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, health assessment, nutrition, exercise prescription, equipment usage, special populations, legal and safety issues. The essential practical skills are packed with insightful drills that you can duplicate to master the skill set. This course is loaded with practice quizzes, discussion boards and much more. Your test vouchers ($450 value) for the NCCA Accreditation national exams are included and a must for employers. Turn your passion into a career. This course is completed all online and teacher mentored with optional in-person practical review on 11/20. Students will have access to the course for 12 months after enrollment to complete the course. Required Textbook: 7th edition of the Fitness Professional’s Handbook with web resources (ISBN-13: 9781492523376). Special Note: After successful completion of the course activities and online exam you will receive a Certificate of Completion. After you pass the national exam you will receive a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer credential. The practical review and national exam will be conducted on-campus. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: December 4, 2021 - December 4, 2021
Phlebotomy Technician
80029 TTh 5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. 3K04 4 $1799 Add
This 96-hour Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares students to collect blood specimens for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students will become familiar with all aspects related to blood collection and develop comprehensive skills to perform venipunctures completely and OSHA safety techniques. Classroom and externship include: terminology, anatomy and physiology, blood collection procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. The students will experience a clinical externship at two local hospitals and will have a total of 100 clinic working hours and 100 sticks per ASCP & NAACLS guidelines. The externship will depend on the clinical site openings. Students may need to adjust with their work schedules for the clinic externship. Students are required to have scrubs, current physical, and immunizations records for the clinical and the cost of them are NOT included in the cost of the class. The required immunizations are TB, Varicella, MMR, and Tdap and must be turned in to the instructor by October 5th, 2021 (Paperwork will be given in class). The optional immunizations are Hepatitis B and Flu shot (seasonal). Clinical time will be scheduled around class time. All students must maintain a 75% or better (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 7, 2021 - December 7, 2021
Self Guided Chicago Trip
80104 A 08:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m. 3K04 50 $39 Add
Self-Guided Chicago Bus Trip Travel with us in person to enjoy the sights and sounds of Chicago. Explore the city’s museums, shops and eateries. This self-guided trip allows you and your friends to enjoy the city without bothersome schedules, stressful driving and parking hassles. (All Ages) Bus departs SVCC North parking lot promptly at 8:00 a.m., arriving at Water Tower Place (north side of building) at 10:30 a.m. Bus departs Chicago at 5:00 p.m. and will arrive back at SVCC at approximately 8:00 p.m. COVID-19 protocols and sanitation procedures will be followed on the charter bus. Class Dates: December 11, 2021 - December 11, 2021
Virtual Holiday Bakery Box Tou
80103 Th 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. ONLINE 40 $89 Add
Holiday Bakery Bus in a Box If there is one thing that we love, it is sweet treats from bakeries in Milwaukee. Sit back, relax and enjoy! We will bring the treats and learning opportunities to you! Enjoy pastries from authentic Italian, German, Danish, Mexican, and French bakeries. Deadline to register is December 2. Bakery Boxes will be mailed directly to participants. Virtual trip includes bakery items in the box, shipping, educational seminar, and tour guide gratuity. (All Ages) Samples included in the Bakery Box: • Taste Milwaukee's Italian heritage with a half-pound box of Peter Sciortino's Bakery on historic Brady Street • Delve into Mexican culture with a mini Three King's Cake from woman-owned La Flor de Trigo • Enjoy a dozen of National Bakery's famous German pecan fingers • Savor 6 madeleines as a French delight from Greige Patisserie • Homemade, hand-dipped chocolate treats from Ultimate Confections You can share the experience or keep all the treats for yourself. Virtual tours also make a great gift or care package for a friend who loves traveling! Contents are planned to be adequate for two participants to share the tour experience. Items will be shipped to your home the week of December 6 and will include instructions for joining the virtual tour. Participants will need a computer or mobile device, sound, and internet connection. Class Dates: December 9, 2021 - December 9, 2021
Virtual St Louis Heritage Tour
80102 A 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 40 $69 Add
Buon Cibo! Exploring St. Louis’ Italian Heritage Travel to America's Last Little Italy and learn about the history, culture and enjoy a “Taste of The Hill” with local guide, Dea Hoover. We will take you on a virtual tour through the neighborhood, showing you the old with the new, including the Imo's Piazza and fountain. Before the virtual tour, you will receive a special care package curated for your tour so that you can enjoy not only the sights but also the aroma and the tastes of the Hill! Each item included in your care package holds its own story and will be related to the area of Italy from which it originated and remains most popular. Your care package will contain items that are both savory and sweet; as well as a few spices. Learn about the recently published book and DVD available about the history of The Hill in St. Louis. Deadline to register is October 22. Italian Care Package will be mailed directly to participants. Virtual trip includes care package, shipping, educational seminar, and tour guide gratuity. (All Ages) Your Sweet & Savory Italian Care Package will include: • Fancy Garlic Pepper (Urzi's Special Blend) • Italian cookies from MO Baking • Amaretto Macaroon (voted best cookie in STL a few years ago) • Olive Oil • Bread Dipping Spice • Italian salami • Small bag of pasta • Licorice (may be substituted) • Limoncello almonds You can share the experience or keep all the treats for yourself. Virtual tours also make a great gift or care package for a friend who loves traveling! Contents are planned to be adequate for two participants to share the tour experience. Items will be shipped to your home the week of November 1. You will receive an email with instructions for joining the virtual tour the week of the program. Participants will need a computer or mobile device, sound, and internet connection. Class Dates: November 6, 2021 - November 6, 2021
Virtual Trick or Treat Tour
80101 A 09:00 a.m.- 10:00 a.m. ONLINE 40 $85 Add
Tricks, Treats & Something Good to Eat! Trick or treating just isn’t for kids. Let’s celebrate the season with Halloween inspired treats from Wisconsin and tales of days gone by. We will travel virtually to Milwaukee, Wisconsin and sample sweet treats while listening to lively (not too spooky) stories of the city’s history and culture, and view behind the scene videos. Deadline to register is October 7. Bakery Boxes will be mailed directly to participants. Virtual trip includes bakery items in the box, shipping, educational seminar, and tour guide gratuity. (All Ages) Samples included in the box: • 1, 3-ounce bag of Creepy Corn popcorn popped fresh by Pop’s Kettle Corn in Muskego. • 1 milk chocolate Halloween variety pack from Ultimate Confections in Wauwatosa which includes dipped pretzel twists (7), a dipped Oreo and a chocolate ghost. • 1, 1-ounce of the Spice House’s Mulling Spices. Their perfect mix of cinnamon, allspice and cloves is enough to mull two bottles of wine or a gallon of cider. • 1 original Ziegler Chocolate Bar, original to the Milwaukee George Ziegler Candy Co.  In 1911, they were the first in the country to market a wrapped candy bar. Made by Ziegler’s HALF NUTS in West Allis. • 2 traditional soul cakes baked just from us using a recipe from the 1800’s by La Tarte Bakery so that we can dive into the tradition of souling. You can share the experience or keep all the treats for yourself. Virtual tours also make a great gift or care package for a friend who loves traveling! Contents are planned to be adequate for two participants to share the tour experience. Items will be shipped to your home the week of October 11. You will receive an email with instructions for joining the virtual tour the week of the program. Participants will need a computer or mobile device, sound, and internet connection. Class Dates: October 16, 2021 - October 16, 2021

Business & Community Education Classes

CRNDayTimeRoomSeatsFeeRegister
CFK- Griddle Cooking
80016 T 09:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m. 2K02 7 $29 Add
Kids will learn how to cook safely on a griddle. Breakfast and lunch items will be cooked on a griddle and homemade ice cream in a bag for dessert. On the menu: pancakes, lunch sandwiches, and homemade ice cream. Kids are recommended to wear an apron or old shirt. Supplies are included in the cost of the class. (Ages 8-14) Cost:$29 Class Dates: July 20, 2021 - July 20, 2021
CFK- Writing Olympics
80018 MTWTh 12:30 p.m.- 2:00 p.m. 2K02 9 $39 Add
Becoming an Olympian takes a lot of work and practice, just like writing. In this class, kids will use articles based on the Olympics to find the main idea, make outlines, write paragraphs, and put it all together for shorter essays. This course will help them organize their thoughts and facts into outlines and then put those into paragraphs. By the end of the class the students will learn how to add to their writing and have it sound amazing. (Ages 10-14) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
CFK-Nature Embellished Frame
80017 Th 10:00 a.m.- 11:00 a.m. 1EMA 10 $19 Add
Students will embellish a matboard framed photo of themselves utilizing objects found in nature creating an all-natural work of art. Kids will need to bring an 8x10 photo to embellish. (Ages 10-12) Class Dates: July 22, 2021 - July 22, 2021
Cinderella Around the World
80019 MTWTh 09:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m. 2L06 10 $39 Add
Cinderella, a fairy godmother, and a glass slipper? You most likely have heard of the fairy-tale of Cinderella, but did you know that there are claimed to be 500 versions found in Europe alone? Almost every culture seems to have their own version of Cinderella. You will be extremely surprised by the twists and turns of the events as they unfold as we compare and contrast several Cinderella tales from around the world. The main character may even be a lad. You will leave this cross-curricular book study with the desire to read more versions on your own, or maybe it will inspire you to publish your own Cinderella tale someday. (Ages 8-12) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
College for Kids - Kids Baking
80015 M 09:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m. 2K02 5 $29 Add
Kids will be introduced to measuring and safety guidelines. This course will teach the basics of baking and sanitation for the best and safest final product. Kids will bake chocolate chip cookies with the knowledge that they learn. Kids are recommended to wear an apron or old shirt. Supplies are included in the cost of the class. This class is scheduled to be on campus, but may be moved to a curbside pickup and live stream class depending on COVID-19 safety precautions. (Ages 7-14) Cost: $29 Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 19, 2021
Constructing with Google
80020 MTWTh 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. 3K02 9 $39 Add
Kids will use Google Slides to design a personalized castle. The number of rooms, secret passages, and history is all up to the designer! By the end of the course, students will be more familiar with architectural terminology pertaining to castles along with how to use Google Slides in an engaging and interactive way. (Ages 8-12) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
DIY Crafts
80024 MTWTh 2:00 p.m.- 3:30 p.m. 3K04 8 $49 Add
Kids will create a DIY craft project every day. From wearable art to room decor, these projects are fun to make and will be unique to each kid. (Ages 10-14) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
Exploring Rocks and Crystals
80023 MTWTh 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 3K04 7 $49 Add
What are crystals? How are rocks formed? Learn about the interesting world of rocks and crystals. This class would focus on learning and creating projects to take home including rock candy to eat. (Ages 8-14) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
Olympic Games
80022 MTWTh 12:00 p.m.- 1:30 p.m. 1G01 9 $39 Add
What does it take to be an Olympic Athlete? This class you will explore a variety of Olympic experiences including races, obstacles courses, and more. (Ages 8-14) Class Dates: July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
Summertime Lunch and Dessert
80021 MTWTh 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 10 $49 Add
July 19, 2021 - July 22, 2021
Ed2go Building Teams that Work
80027 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $105 Contact
May 26, 2021 - August 18, 2021
Ed2go Computer Skills 4 Work
80038 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $115 Contact
June 16, 2021 - July 28, 2021
Ed2go Digital Game Artist Cert
80001 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
September 17, 2020 - March 17, 2022
Ed2go Electrical Technician
80002 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
November 3, 2020 - November 3, 2021
Ed2go Interm Excel 2019/Office
80026 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $119 Contact
May 13, 2021 - August 5, 2021
Ed2go Intro MSWord/Office 365
80028 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
May 27, 2021 - August 19, 2021
Ed2go Math Refresher
80012 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
April 28, 2021 - July 28, 2021
Ed2go Medical Terminology
80036 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
June 10, 2021 - September 1, 2021
Ed2go Supervision/Mgmt Fundame
80025 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $105 Contact
May 13, 2021 - August 5, 2021
Ed2goAchieiving Success
80013 TBA 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 0 $105 Contact
May 10, 2021 - July 30, 2021
File Management
80039 W 1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 10 $65 Add
Learn to manage your folders and files. We will review the cut, copy, paste and rename commands. File management will allow you to store data (pictures, letters, recipes, etc.) on your PC in an organized manner with makes it easier to retrieve and it will enable you to back up data. Learn to copy or move data to an external storage device. Get your photos off your memory card! Prerequisite: Basic computer knowledge and skills required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 15, 2021 - September 15, 2021
Get To Know Your iPhone
80111 M 7:00 p.m.- 8:15 p.m. ONLINE 20 $55 Add
Getting to Know Your iPhone This class is designed for recent iPhone users. The instructor will demonstrate how to use an iPhone smartphone and will cover cell phone topics such as: the photo app, texting, navigating, apps, contacts, e-mail, camera, App Store, settings, and the internet. This class is NOT for Android users. The course will be conducted live online through Zoom. The class invitation will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 12 & Up) Class Dates: November 1, 2021 - November 15, 2021
How To Take A Zoom Class
80105 Th 2:00 p.m.- 3:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
How Do I Take A Live Class With Zoom? Most instructors use Zoom for live/virtual classes such as cooking, painting, exercising, computers, music, etc. Author and computer instructor Mike Wilson offers this free & easy session to help you understand the process of “getting to your classroom” and using Zoom. The course will be conducted live online. The class invitation will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 9, 2021 - September 9, 2021
How To Take A Zoom Class
80106 S 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
How Do I Take A Live Class With Zoom? Most instructors use Zoom for live/virtual classes such as cooking, painting, exercising, computers, music, etc. Author and computer instructor Mike Wilson offers this free & easy session to help you understand the process of “getting to your classroom” and using Zoom. The course will be conducted live online. The class invitation will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 12, 2021 - September 12, 2021
How To Take A Zoom Class
80107 S 5:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
How Do I Take A Live Class With Zoom? Most instructors use Zoom for live/virtual classes such as cooking, painting, exercising, computers, music, etc. Author and computer instructor Mike Wilson offers this free & easy session to help you understand the process of “getting to your classroom” and using Zoom. The course will be conducted live online. The class invitation will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: December 12, 2021 - December 12, 2021
Microsoft Excel Adv. Formulas
80046 Th 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
We explore additional advanced formulas: use your vlookup formula to search, find, and input data automatically for you. If/then statements allow you to test your data: we will explore traditional if/then statements as well as the nesting of if/then in formulas. Conditional formatting will aid you in evaluating your data and we will use this feature in class. Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills and knowledge of formula writing in Microsoft Excel required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 21, 2021 - October 21, 2021
Microsoft Excel Graphing
80047 W 2:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 10 $45 Add
Set up and modify graphs in Excel. Learn how to tie the graph to your data, generate different types of graphs, modify text and title, add legends, and messages. Prerequisite: Basic typing skills and knowledge of computers and basic knowledge of writing formulas in Microsoft Excel required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 13, 2021 - October 13, 2021
Microsoft Excel Level 2
80045 T 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
Take your knowledge of Excel and maximize the power of this software as you explore linking, sheet management, and using advanced formulas to summarize data. Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills and knowledge of formula writing in Microsoft Excel required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 19, 2021 - October 19, 2021
Microsoft Excel Level One
80043 Th 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
Learn basic spreadsheet operations, spreadsheet design, layout, math operations, controlling page appearance, and printing spreadsheets. An emphasis is placed on writing formulas to obtain desired results. Use shortcuts to accomplish tasks as you set up several spreadsheets. A basic understanding of keyboard and mouse operations as well as the fundamental Windows operations is required to operate Excel. Prerequisite: Basic understanding of keyboard and mouse operations as well as the fundamental Windows operations is required to operate Excel. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 30, 2021 - September 30, 2021
Microsoft Excel Level One #2
80044 T 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
Learn basic spreadsheet operations, spreadsheet design, layout, math operations, controlling page appearance, and printing spreadsheets. An emphasis is placed on writing formulas to obtain desired results. Use shortcuts to accomplish tasks as you set up several spreadsheets. A basic understanding of keyboard and mouse operations as well as the fundamental Windows operations is required to operate Excel. Prerequisite: Basic understanding of keyboard and mouse operations as well as the fundamental Windows operations is required to operate Excel. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 5, 2021 - October 5, 2021
Microsoft Excel Pivot Tables
80048 W 2:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 10 $45 Add
Microsoft Excel – Pivot Tables & Data Management Manage data in Excel using Sorting and Filtering. Pivot tables in Excel will allow you to extract some meaningful information from the data. Pivot tables allow you to quickly summarize and analyze large amounts of data in lists and tables independent of the original data layout in your spreadsheet. You can do this by dragging and dropping columns to different rows, columns, or summary positions. Learn to design pivot tables and customize their appearance for reporting purposes. Prerequisite: Basic typing skills and knowledge of computers and Microsoft Excel required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 27, 2021 - October 27, 2021
Microsoft PowerPoint
80049 W 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
PowerPoint is a program used to create slide show presentations. You will learn about backgrounds, colors, pictures, text, and transitions as you create your own slide show presentation. Learn all the basics. You will be making some impressive slide show presentations in no time! Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: November 3, 2021 - November 3, 2021
Microsoft Word Level One
80040 M 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
Word is a word processing program used to generate documents. Create several documents as you learn about page definition, margins, tabs, editing, enhancing text, spell check, saving, printing, and retrieving documents. Learn about available shortcuts, basic editing techniques, paragraph and character formatting, and controlling page appearance. Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 20, 2021 - September 20, 2021
Microsoft Word Level Two
80041 W 12:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $75 Add
Take a more in-depth look at Word in this intermediate class. Discover indents, shortcuts to formatting text, creating, editing and using styles. Set up and edit templates as well as work with graphics, borders, and word art in documents and templates. Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 22, 2021 - September 22, 2021
Microsoft Word Merge
80042 T 2:00 p.m.- 4:30 p.m. ONLINE 10 $40 Add
Learn to mail merge and how to use it for mass mailings, envelopes, and labels. Prerequisite: Basic computer and typing skills required. Class size is limited to 10 students. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 28, 2021 - September 28, 2021
Should I Click On That?
80108 MT 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $35 Add
Are you frustrated with strange things that pop-up on your computer? The instructor will inform you about what you should and should NOT click on. Computers were made to be enjoyed and not have the user stuck with unknown and frustrating things that occur. The instructor will define and demonstrate: Online Safety; Scams to Know About; Frustrating and Suspicious Popups; Turning on Popup Blockers; Friendly Windows 10 Notifications; Advertisements; E-mail Ads and Links, Knowing What to Click On; Malware Protection; Do Your Research; Downloading Files, Cookies and Your Browser, Updates, Get Control of Your Device, and The Real from the Counterfeit! (Not for Apple/Mac users, or tablets.) The course will be conducted live online through Zoom. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 13, 2021 - September 14, 2021
Should I Click On That?
80109 S 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $35 Add
Are you frustrated with strange things that pop-up on your computer? The instructor will inform you about what you should and should NOT click on. Computers were made to be enjoyed and not have the user stuck with unknown and frustrating things that occur. The instructor will define and demonstrate: Online Safety; Scams to Know About; Frustrating and Suspicious Popups; Turning on Popup Blockers; Friendly Windows 10 Notifications; Advertisements; E-mail Ads and Links, Knowing What to Click On; Malware Protection; Do Your Research; Downloading Files, Cookies and Your Browser, Updates, Get Control of Your Device, and The Real from the Counterfeit! (Not for Apple/Mac users, or tablets.) The course will be conducted live online through Zoom. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: December 5, 2021 - December 12, 2021
Understanding Web Browsers
80110 F 5:00 p.m.- 6:15 p.m. ONLINE 20 $55 Add
Understanding Browsers & Getting the Most Out of Searching the Web Learn the ins and outs of browsers, such as Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome. Set your home page and create favorite websites to easily return to. You will see how to use browser tabs, enlarge web pages, as well as use “Read Aloud”. (“Read Aloud” is a feature that will read the text to you.) You will understand how to use and get the best out of search engines such as Google for looking up information and doing research. Learn about features that will make your life easier. The course will be conducted live online through Zoom. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 9, 2021 - September 24, 2021
Badminton
80098 W 09:00 a.m.- 10:30 a.m. 1G01 10 $25 Add
Learn the fundamentals on how to play the game of Badminton. Students will learn the rules and strategy of the racket sport. Students will play as singles and/or teams for fun. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: November 3, 2021 - December 8, 2021
Developing a Powerful Resume
80051 Th 4:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
If you’ve never written a resume before, or it’s been a while since you updated your existing one, this workshop is for you. You’ll learn how to create an effective resume that not only looks professional but communicates your transferable skills to potential employers. Your resume is an important job-hunting tool, its purpose is to market you to potential employers. Learn how to write a job specific resume to secure a job offer. The course will be conducted live online through Google Meets. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 15 & Up) Class Dates: October 21, 2021 - October 21, 2021
Healthcare & UR Retirement
80085 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2M07 10 $13 Add
Health Care & Your Retirement The potential impact of rising healthcare costs on retirement savings. Includes an introduction of Medicare coverage costs, long-term care costs, and available options for supplemental health care and long-term care insurance. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 12, 2021 - October 12, 2021
Intermediate Ancient Yoga
80092 Th 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. TWC 20 $65 Add
Intermediate Ancient Yoga Stretching The word yoga means “union”. In this practice you will connect the mind and body through focus and breath. Combining stretching with deep breathing, the body learns to relax and all systems come into better balance supporting the body’s natural tendency towards health and healing. Simple meditation helps to calm the mind for less stress and better clarity. At the end of class a hot rock self-massage will be offered. Students are recommended to bring a yoga mat, towel or yoga strap. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 16, 2021 - October 21, 2021
Interview Do's & Don'ts
80050 Th 4:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
Want to know more about interviewing and how to improve your skills? Join us in learning interview techniques that employers use to prepare for a successful interview. Get information and familiarize yourself with the type of initial interviews and potential questions you might face. The workshop covers pre-interview preparation, interview structure, question and answer preparation, and post-interview etiquette. The course will be conducted live online through Google Meets. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 15 & Up) Class Dates: September 23, 2021 - September 23, 2021
Meditation
80089 T 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $65 Add
The goal of meditation is to face yourself and look within. Meditation is about achieving anything including enlightenment. One meditates to discipline the mind, cultivate awareness, and see things as they are. Through meditation you can reduce stress and support your quest for self-knowledge and self-transformation. Students may use a yoga mat if desired. Students will need a computer or mobile device to access Zoom, sound, and internet connection. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 14, 2021 - October 19, 2021
Muay Thai Conditioning
80091 W 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. TWC 20 $65 Add
This class will help you improve your conditioning and lung capacity. It includes drills, aerobic exercise, and pad work and also teaches skills which can be used in Muay Thai. Recommended equipment: mouth guard and athletic cup. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 15, 2021 - October 20, 2021
Muay Thai Techniques
80094 A 4:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. TWC 10 $75 Add
Inspired by the traditional Muay Thai training, this class will focus on pad work, drills, and light sparring, along with the application of the basic techniques and philosophies of self-defense. Mixed in with this will be bag work, shadow boxing, and calisthenics to aid in the training. Recommended equipment: mouth guard and athletic cup. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 18, 2021 - October 23, 2021
Pranayama & Mudras
80090 W 5:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $65 Add
Pranayama (Breathing) & Mudras Learn how to become conscious of your unhealthy breathing patterns and integrate deep, natural, healthy breathing into your life. Learn to use the full range of movement in your entire body to inhale and exhale fully and deeply. Mudras are gestures which use fingers, hands, and sometimes the whole body to enhance awareness and produce a therapeutic effect. Both can improve your health and increase your energy. Students may use a yoga mat if desired. Students will need a computer or mobile device to access Zoom, sound, and internet connection. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 15, 2021 - October 20, 2021
Preparing Your Estate
80084 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2M07 10 $13 Add
Preparing Your Estate Plan This class offers a basic overview of estate planning: account registration, beneficiary designation, will, trust, tax information, life insurance, and TOD. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 28, 2021 - September 28, 2021
Retirement Planning
80088 Th 6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. 2K02 30 $49 Add
Retirement Planning Today® is designed for adults looking to retire within the next 15 years. The course is designed to teach you how to build wealth and align your money with your values to accomplish your goals in life. You will also learn how to save money on taxes, manage investment risks and protect assets from potential long-term health expenses. You will receive an easy-to-understand education on life planning and retirement planning strategies and two workbooks (one at each session) with examples and illustrations. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 16, 2021 - September 23, 2021
Retirement Planning Today
80087 M 6:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. 2K02 30 $49 Add
Retirement Planning Today® is designed for adults looking to retire within the next 15 years. The course is designed to teach you how to build wealth and align your money with your values to accomplish your goals in life. You will also learn how to save money on taxes, manage investment risks and protect assets from potential long-term health expenses. You will receive an easy-to-understand education on life planning and retirement planning strategies and two workbooks (one at each session) with examples and illustrations. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 13, 2021 - September 20, 2021
Save $ w/Extreme Couponing
80075 Th 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Save Money with Extreme Couponing! Learn how to save $$$ every day with extreme couponing. Coupons are NOT just for groceries. The savings can add up to HUNDREDS or even THOUSANDS of dollars every year. This comprehensive workshop will teach you: • where to find all different types of coupons, even for high ticket items • how to find the best coupon apps and websites • how to match coupons with sales for maximum savings • the best way to sort and store coupons • how to find other people to trade coupons and merchandise with This workshop is taught by someone who has used many couponing secrets to save thousands. Class Dates: October 28, 2021 - October 28, 2021
Social Security Questions Answ
80083 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2M07 20 $13 Add
Social Security: Your Questions Answered Learn ways to maximize Social Security benefit amounts for the individual and spouse based on age, life expectancy, employment and need. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 14, 2021 - September 14, 2021
Soft Skills
80052 Th 4:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
Soft Skills – What They Are & Why They Matter This workshop will help you understand soft skills and how to use them alongside your existing skills. “Soft-skills” is a sociological term relating to a person’s “EQ” (Emotional Intelligence quotient), the cluster of personality traits, social graces, communication, language, personal habits, friendliness, and optimism that characterize relations with other people. Soft skills are an essential part of any job, and job success! The course will be conducted live online through Google Meets. The class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (Ages 15 & Up) Class Dates: November 18, 2021 - November 18, 2021
Standing Guard Protect What U
80086 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2M07 10 $13 Add
Standing Guard: Protect What You’ve Worked For Share strategies designed to help guard valuable assets and protect pre-and-post-retirement income. Discusses impact of longevity, withdrawal strategies, anticipating rising costs, reviewing insurance/LTC. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - October 26, 2021
Tai Chi
80093 A 08:30 a.m.- 09:30 a.m. TWC 20 $65 Add
Tai Chi is an exercise of gentle postures, slowly flowing from one to the next, coordinated with breath. Tai Chi both conditions the body and focuses the mind. While cultivating body awareness you will improve balance, boost circulation, increase mobility and flexibility, reduce stress and sharpen concentration. Because of the slow, gentle nature of this ancient art, it is suitable for all ages and ability levels. In this class you will learn and practice different types of breathing techniques, as well as how to apply them to your daily life. You will also learn the history and philosophy of Tai Chi. At the end of class a hot rock self-massage will be offered. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 15, 2021 - October 23, 2021
APP Ball Chain Flower
80057 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K04 8 $29 Add
Ball Chain Flower Create a large flower using a chain. Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paints to create an art piece. Students will mix more than one paint color in a cup and then “pour” it on the canvas or surface. The paints mix as they leave the cup blending the colors and creating interesting and sometimes unexpected colors and results. Students will then tilt the canvas back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! Recommended: paint shirt/apron. (Ages 10 & Up) Class Dates: September 27, 2021 - September 27, 2021
APP Balloon Kiss Flowers
80056 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K04 8 $29 Add
Pour Your Art Out – Acrylic Paint Pouring Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paints to create an art piece. Students will mix more than one paint color in a cup and then “pour” it on the canvas or surface. The paints mix as they leave the cup blending the colors and creating interesting and sometimes unexpected colors and results. Students will then tilt the canvas back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! Recommended: paint shirt/apron. (Ages 10 & Up) Balloon Kiss Flowers Create balloon kiss flowers by pressing the balloon into a freshly painted canvas. Class Dates: September 20, 2021 - September 20, 2021
APP Colander Pour
80059 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K04 8 $29 Add
Colander Pour Pour paint through a colander onto the canvas. Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paints to create an art piece. Students will mix more than one paint color in a cup and then “pour” it on the canvas or surface. The paints mix as they leave the cup blending the colors and creating interesting and sometimes unexpected colors and results. Students will then tilt the canvas back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! Recommended: paint shirt/apron. Class Dates: October 18, 2021 - October 18, 2021
APP Swipe
80058 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K02 8 $29 Add
Swipe Pour paint on canvas & “swipe” white paint over top. Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paints to create an art piece. Students will mix more than one paint color in a cup and then “pour” it on the canvas or surface. The paints mix as they leave the cup blending the colors and creating interesting and sometimes unexpected colors and results. Students will then tilt the canvas back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! Recommended: paint shirt/apron. Class Dates: October 4, 2021 - October 4, 2021
APP Tree Ring Swirl
80060 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K04 8 $29 Add
Tree Ring Pour Mixing, layering, and pouring paint in a small swirl to create a tree ring effect. Pour painting is an innovative way to use acrylic paints to create an art piece. Students will mix more than one paint color in a cup and then “pour” it on the canvas or surface. The paints mix as they leave the cup blending the colors and creating interesting and sometimes unexpected colors and results. Students will then tilt the canvas back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! Recommended: paint shirt/apron. Class Dates: November 8, 2021 - November 8, 2021
Aviation Instrument
80061 M 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $375 Add
For the Advanced Pilot: Acquire an understanding of instrument scan techniques, IFR instruments, instrument maneuvers on full and partial, radio navigation aids for enroute, instrument approach and instrument departure, radar, holding patterns, Federal Aviation Regulations, weather theory and reporting, and the requirements of the Instrument Practical Test Standards. Successful completion of this course guarantees the student will be eligible to take and pass the F.A.A. Instrument Pilot Knowledge Exam (additional fee for F.A.A. Exam). Flying or airtime is not included in this class. This course will be conducted online through Google Meets. The classroom invitation and materials will be sent to students by email from the instructor. Textbooks and supplies for this class are: Pilot’s Manual Volume 3: Instrument Flying Seventh Edition by Aviation Theory Centre, Ltd. Editorial Team and Test Prep 2021: Instrument Rating, by Aviation Supplies & Academics. Students may purchase all supplies online or locally from M & M Aviation Services, Ltd. Prerequisites: Private Pilot’s License or instructor authorization. (Ages 17 & Up) *Through the generous support of local donors, students who pursue their certification through SVCC Community Education and the Dixon Municipal Airport may be eligible to receive a reimbursement award up to $2,000. Class Dates: August 23, 2021 - December 13, 2021
Aviation Private Pilot Ground
80062 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $275 Add
Learn to fly by preparing for the Private Pilot Knowledge Exam. At the end of this course, you will understand operations of the flight controls and instruments, airport and airspace considerations, aircraft weight and balance, aircraft performance tables, basic weather meteorology, federal aviation regulations, flight physiology, and emergency preparedness. After successful completion of this course, the student will be eligible to take the F.A.A. Private Pilot Knowledge Exam (additional fee for F.A.A. Exam). If the student has previously purchased this exam, please advise the instructor before the first class for instructor evaluation and approval. Flying or airtime is not included in this class. This course will be conducted online through Google Meets. The classroom invitation and materials will be sent to students by email from the instructor. Textbooks and supplies for this class are: Complete Private Pilot, Bob Gardner Thirteenth Edition by Aviation Supplies & Academics, Inc. and Test Prep 2021: Private Pilot, by Aviation supplies & Academics. Students must possess an aviation E6B flight computer and an aviation rotating plotter. Students may purchase all supplies online or locally from M & M Aviation Services, Ltd. (Ages 15 & Up) *Through the generous support of local donors, students who pursue their certification through SVCC Community Education and the Dixon Municipal Airport may be eligible to receive a reimbursement award up to $2,000. Class Dates: September 7, 2021 - December 7, 2021
Basic/Int Dance LindyHop Swing
80080 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 1EMA 30 $50 Add
Basic-Intermediate Ballroom Dance Lindy Hop, the original swing dance from the Savoy Ballroom in New York City is fun and lively that will definitely add to your dancing pleasure. Whether you think you can dance or not, Dennis and Sandy will help you reach your dancing goals and you’ll have a great time doing it! It’s great physical and mental exercise; while at the same time, spending time with friends or that special someone you care about. Get comfortable stepping out onto the dance floor and enjoy ballroom dancing for a lifetime. Proper dance technique, frame, posture, floor crafting, and beat identification will be covered. Students are allowed to video steps in class for personal use. No dance experience is required. Hard soled shoes are recommended and a partner is suggested, but not required. All classes will be held in the Dillon Mall (East entrance) and instructed by Dennis and Sandy Scheckel. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - November 16, 2021
Basic/Int Dance Night Club Two
80079 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 1EMA 30 $50 Add
Basic-Intermediate Ballroom Dance Night Club Two is an easy dance to learn and works great for those beautiful, romantic love songs, no matter what genre the music comes from country, modern, or 50-60’s. Whether you think you can dance or not, Dennis and Sandy will help you reach your dancing goals and you’ll have a great time doing it! It’s great physical and mental exercise; while at the same time, spending time with friends or that special someone you care about. Get comfortable stepping out onto the dance floor and enjoy ballroom dancing for a lifetime. Proper dance technique, frame, posture, floor crafting, and beat identification will be covered. Students are allowed to video steps in class for personal use. No dance experience is required. Hard soled shoes are recommended and a partner is suggested, but not required. All classes will be held in the Dillon Mall (East entrance) and instructed by Dennis and Sandy Scheckel. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 28, 2021 - October 19, 2021
Beg Guide 2 Getting Published
80070 T 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $45 Add
Beginner's Guide to Getting Published Did you know Stephen King was rejected 75 times before he sold his first novel? If your goal is to become a published freelance writer by selling a magazine article, short story, poem, or even a novel to a traditional publisher, this comprehensive workshop will guide you to, then past the editor's desk. You will discover how to: • become a “published” writer overnight • submit manuscripts the correct way • find the right publisher for your work • write irresistible query letters • determine when and how to get an agent • 100 ways to make money as a freelance writer • obtain FREE future Q&A opportunities If you really want to succeed, this step-by-step workshop is a must! Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - October 26, 2021
Beg Guide 2 Start a Blog
80074 W 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $45 Add
Beginner's Guide to Starting a FREE Blog Online blogging is a great way to get the word out about you, your service, your product, or information you want to share! You will learn step-by-step how to: • start a FREE blog with WordPress • choose a blog template • emphasize your blog content with a creative name • use your unique voice to share your expertise • connect your domain/website You will also learn how to earn an income with your blog, including links to other websites and advertising on your blog, as well as increase your internet ranking. Class Dates: October 27, 2021 - October 27, 2021
Creative Writing Crash Course
80100 M 5:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $50 Add
C.W.C.C. (Creative Writing Crash Course) Calling all who have a passion for poetry and fiction! C.W.C.C. is for beginners or for those who are stuck in a rut when it comes to writing poetry and/or fiction. This class will help fine tune the skills you need to create a captivating piece. You will also be writing pieces to share with your peers as well as receiving feedback. So, pick up your writing utensil and let’s get started! Students will need a computer or mobile device to access Zoom, sound, and internet connection. (Ages 17 & Up) Class Dates: September 13, 2021 - October 18, 2021
Explore Self Publishing Option
80071 T 8:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Explore 50 Different Self-Publishing Options Self-Publishing is all the rage, but is it the best option for YOU? And, can you do both? You will discover the pros and cons of all the self-publishing options, including print-on-demand and e-book publishing, as well as the Amazon option of Create Space. You will leave with a rated description of 50 self-publishing companies. Prerequisite: Beginner’s Guide to Getting Published. Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - October 26, 2021
Fall Container Garden Demo
80064 Th 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 1H16 20 $15 Add
Students will be shown the steps to create unique container gardens for the fall season utilizing materials from the home landscape. (Ages 16 & Up) DEMONSTRATION Class Dates: September 16, 2021 - September 16, 2021
Holiday Sugar Cookies
80078 M 5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $29 Add
Holiday Sugar Cookies Live-Stream Enjoy baking and decorating Holiday cut-out cookies at home while following along live online with the instructor. Surprise your family and friends with homemade delicious sugar cookies. Students can pick up Holiday cookie kits “curb-side” at SVCC on December 9; 4:00-6:00PM. Each kit will make approximately two dozen cookies. Students will need to provide wet ingredients, mixer, rolling pin, and oven. Included in the kit will be the recipe, cookie cutters, rubber spatula, dry ingredients, and decorating items. If you are unable to attend the virtual instruction, you will be given access to the recording. *Cookie cutter shapes and decorating items will be Christmas themed. (All Ages) Class Dates: December 13, 2021 - December 13, 2021
Homemade Hearty Soups
80077 Th 5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. 2K02 10 $29 Add
There is nothing quite as satisfying as a warm and hearty bowl of soup in the cold winter months. The instructor will make a broth and cream soup and share delicious recipes and professional tips for making the perfect bowl of comfort. Students will sample the soups and receive tips on how to utilize leftovers, time saving short cuts, and how to save money. This class is a cooking demonstration and sampling. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: November 4, 2021 - November 4, 2021
Honey Bee Winter Prep
80063 W 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2K02 20 $35 Add
This course will cover the honey season, mite control, and how to prepare the bees for winter. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: September 8, 2021 - September 8, 2021
Honey Bee Winter Prep
80063 W 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2K02 20 $35 Add
This course will cover the honey season, mite control, and how to prepare the bees for winter. (Ages 14 & Up) Class Dates: October 6, 2021 - October 6, 2021
Int/Adv Dance Night Club Two
80082 T 7:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 1EMA 30 $50 Add
Intermediate-Advanced Ballroom Dance Night Club Two gives you an option to the usual slow dancing with some beautiful, soft flowing steps. If you already have some dance experience, this class will improve your skills by learning new steps and combinations. The patterns the instructors teach will be appropriate for ballroom and small dance floors and can be used for venues’ such as clubs, wedding, blues festivals, big band dances, and 50’s and 60’s performances. Proper dance technique, frame, posture, floor crafting, and beat identification will be covered. Students are allowed to video steps in class for personal use. Hard soled shoes are recommended and a partner is suggested, but not required. All classes will be held in the Dillon Mall (East entrance) and instructed by Dennis and Sandy Scheckel. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - November 16, 2021
Int/Adv Dance Waltz
80081 T 7:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 1EMA 30 $50 Add
Intermediate-Advanced Ballroom Dance Waltz, the very first “Touch” dance, is timeless. An intermediate-advanced class will add to your dance repertoire and dancing pleasure. If you already have some dance experience, this class will improve your skills by learning new steps and combinations. The patterns the instructors teach will be appropriate for ballroom and small dance floors and can be used for venues’ such as clubs, wedding, blues festivals, big band dances, and 50’s and 60’s performances. Proper dance technique, frame, posture, floor crafting, and beat identification will be covered. Students are allowed to video steps in class for personal use. Hard soled shoes are recommended and a partner is suggested, but not required. All classes will be held in the Dillon Mall (East entrance) and instructed by Dennis and Sandy Scheckel. (Ages 16 & Up) Class Dates: September 28, 2021 - October 19, 2021
Intro to Screenwriting
80069 T 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Introduction to Screenwriting for Television or Movies In this fast-paced comprehensive session, you will learn about special screenwriting terms and formats for television and the big screen. You will also learn how to plot a story, develop characters, and execute your work in the proper screenwriting format. You will discover the difference between a Treatment, a Spec Script and a Shooting Script and when to do each. And, you’ll get an inside look into the business of selling your script to agents and producers and building your career as a screenwriter. Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - October 26, 2021
Introduction to Voiceovers
80099 F 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
Explore the fun, rewarding possibilities of the voiceover industry! Discover current trends and how they make it easy and affordable for just about anyone to get involved. You will learn about different types of voiceovers and tools you will need to find success. Your instructor, a professional voice actor from Voices For All, will take notes as you read a real script in this one-on-one video chat setting, and offer some coaching to improve your delivery. You will receive a professional voiceover evaluation later. Learn more at http://www.voicesforall.com/ooo. Your 90-minute session will be scheduled at a time of your convenience upon your registration. Session must be completed by Friday, December 10. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: December 10, 2021 - December 10, 2021
Macro Counting 101
80095 T 7:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $10 Add
Have you tried every diet with little or no results? Have you regained pounds lost after you stop dieting? Learn how to count macros where no food is off limits, it just has to fit in. Macro counting is a lifestyle change teaching you how to eat for lasting results. Students will need a computer or mobile device to access Zoom, sound, and internet connection. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 14, 2021 - September 14, 2021
Macro Counting 101
80096 T 7:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $10 Add
Have you tried every diet with little or no results? Have you regained pounds lost after you stop dieting? Learn how to count macros where no food is off limits, it just has to fit in. Macro counting is a lifestyle change teaching you how to eat for lasting results. Students will need a computer or mobile device to access Zoom, sound, and internet connection. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 12, 2021 - October 12, 2021
Pumpkin Arrangement Demo
80066 Th 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 1H16 20 $15 Add
Students will be shown the steps to create a unique fresh pumpkin arrangement utilizing materials from the home landscape. (Ages 16 & Up) DEMONSTRATION Class Dates: October 14, 2021 - October 14, 2021
Self Publish UR Book w/Kindle
80072 W 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Using Amazon’s Kindle Direct to Self-Publish your Book for FREE Whether you’re looking to publish a paperback novel or short e-book now or in the future, this detailed tutorial will teach you step-by-step how to create an Amazon KDP account, format your manuscript and upload it to the platform, easily create a book cover from available templates, determine pricing and royalties, develop a sales pitch for your Amazon page, and write an Amazon author bio. The webinar login information, along with a detailed tutorial to set up your free Zoom account, will be emailed the day before class. Class Dates: October 27, 2021 - October 27, 2021
Winter Container Garden Demo
80065 Th 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 1H16 20 $15 Add
Students will be shown the steps to create unique container gardens for the winter season utilizing materials from the home landscape. (Ages 16 & Up) DEMONSTRATION Class Dates: September 30, 2021 - September 30, 2021
Write 4 Online Blogs Mags Webs
80073 W 6:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Writing for Online Blogs, Magazines & Websites You don’t need a journalism-school degree, newspaper reporting experience, or previously published articles to write for online blogs, magazines, and websites. Some online opportunities offer exposure and networking, while many pay well -- $1 a word and more. In this fast-paced session, you will learn how to: find more than 1,000 opportunities that pay, find story ideas, conduct interviews and find sources, find and study your target market, and create pitches, queries and LOI’s (letters of intent). Class Dates: October 27, 2021 - October 27, 2021
You Can Uke!
80097 A 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1C01 20 $109 Add
This hands-on, action packed class offers immediate, get to know it, get to love it, get to do it instruction on “the instrument of the 21st Century – the noble ukulele”. Love those old classic songs? Love the new ones? Want a friendly partner on the porch? The ukulele is a gateway that opens up all kinds of music and all kinds of fun. Bring friends and family (the course makes a great gift too). No musical experience required. If you have long fingernails, you might wish to trim them in order to play more effectively. Cost includes a great uke, an electronic tuner and a workbook/song book. (Ages 12 & Up) Class Dates: December 4, 2021 - December 4, 2021
10 Hour General Industry OSHA
80054 T 08:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. 2K02 20 $309 Add
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. Students will receive handouts during class plus a SVCC completion certificate and an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry card upon completion. Morning craft service and lunch included. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: November 16, 2021 - November 16, 2021
10 Hour General Industry OSHA
80054 W 08:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 2K02 20 $309 Add
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. Students will receive handouts during class plus a SVCC completion certificate and an OSHA 10-Hour General Industry card upon completion. Morning craft service and lunch included. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: November 17, 2021 - November 17, 2021
CPC Medical B/C Online
80037 TBA 08:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
June 10, 2021 - May 28, 2022
Dental Assisting
80031 MW 6:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2M9A 7 $1199 Add
The 60 hour Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry-level positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions. Students are familiarized with all areas of pre-clinical dental assisting and provided training in the skills required to function as an assistant in the dental practice. This course covers the following key areas and topics: the history of dentistry and dental assisting, introduction to the dental office, the legal aspects of dentistry, policies, and guidelines, introduction to oral anatomy, dental operatory, dental equipment, introduction to tooth structure, primary and permanent teeth, the oral cavity and related structures, proper patient positioning, dental hand-pieces, sterilization, and other areas. In addition to entry-level administrative jobs, this course is ideal for students interested in pursuing a future formal Dental Hygienist program. *Clinical practice is NOT included in this course. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 4, 2021 - December 6, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 1H16 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: September 18, 2021 - September 18, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 1H16 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: October 23, 2021 - October 23, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 1H16 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: November 6, 2021 - November 6, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. 1H16 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: December 4, 2021 - December 4, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 MW 6:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. 1H16 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: August 16, 2021 - December 8, 2021
EMT Basic
80003 MW 6:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. 1H18 19 $799 Add
This Emergency Medical Technician Basic course is designed to train police, fire, rescue personnel and persons interested in the techniques of prehospital emergency care. Students will gain the knowledge and skills to provide basic emergency medical assistance to people in need. The curriculum, developed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, prepares students for the National & State certification examinations. An EMT is trained to respond to emergency situations and provide efficient and immediate care to the ill and injured. They transport patients to an appropriate medical facility. The EMT possesses the basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate interventions at the scene and during transport. EMTs function as part of comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight, and function with basic interventions and equipment. This extensive course combines reading, lecture, computer-based and on-line learning, significant study time, and practical labs. Skills taught include all areas of patient assessment (medical, cardiac, pediatric, and trauma), airway management, splinting, and appropriate interventions. This demanding course requires significant reading, computer skills, and participatory effort by the EMT candidate. Course is 184-plus hours of classroom training, clinical experience, and field experience. After successful completion, the candidate qualifies to challenge the national exam and certification in Illinois. Qualifications: Aptitudes required for EMT work are good physical stamina, endurance, and body conditions to handle significant lifting, stooping and walking. Student must balance items and patients in excess of a minimum of 125 pounds. To be certified as an EMT, candidates must be at least 18 years old and possess a high school diploma or equivalent (GED), at the time of class completion. Students will complete 16 hours of clinical with at least 10 hours of patient contact hours outside of the schedule class time. Mondays and Wednesdays, August 16 – December 8; 6:00PM-10:00PM; Saturdays, September 18; 8:00AM-5:00PM, October 23 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM, November 6; 8:00AM-4:00PM, and December 4 (MANDATORY); 8:00AM-5:00PM Class Dates: August 16, 2021 - December 8, 2021
Explore Legit Home Biz Ideas
80067 M 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $45 Add
Explore 250 Legitimate Home-Based Business Ideas Tired of working for someone else? Do you need to make more money? Turn your talents and hobbies into profits by starting a home business. Taught by a Chamber of Commerce Past President and award winning business owner, this is probably the most comprehensive business startup workshop you will ever find. You will discover: • more than 250 legitimate home business ideas • mandatory legal documentation • many ways to market your product/service • how to take tax deductions (this workshop included!) If you really want to succeed in a home business, this step-by-step session is a must! Class Dates: October 25, 2021 - October 25, 2021
Food Sanitation
80034 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 2K02 10 $149 Add
Develop the knowledge and responsibility for food sanitation operations. Qualify for your food sanitation manager’s license from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health upon satisfactory completion of a license examination. This class is slower paced and ideal for those who have never held a food sanitation license. The food sanitation exam will be given during the last class. Students may purchase the 7th Edition of the ServSafe Manager Textbook with exam scan sheet online or from Follett Bookstore on SVCC’s Campus. (Ages 15 & Up) Class Dates: September 7, 2021 - September 28, 2021
Food Sanitation
80035 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 2K02 10 $149 Add
Develop the knowledge and responsibility for food sanitation operations. Qualify for your food sanitation manager’s license from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health upon satisfactory completion of a license examination. This class is slower paced and ideal for those who have never held a food sanitation license. The food sanitation exam will be given during the last class. Students may purchase the 7th Edition of the ServSafe Manager Textbook with exam scan sheet online or from Follett Bookstore on SVCC’s Campus. (Ages 15 & Up) Class Dates: October 26, 2021 - November 16, 2021
Food Sanitation - 1 Day
80033 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. 2K02 10 $139 Add
This course prepares students to take the food sanitation manager’s license from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health exam in one day. Students will participate in class and take the exam on the same day. This one-day course is fast-paced and recommended but not required for students 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 & Up) Class Dates: October 2, 2021 - October 2, 2021
Food Sanitation - 1Day
80032 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. 2K02 9 $139 Add
This course prepares students to take the food sanitation manager’s license from the State of Illinois Department of Public Health exam in one day. Students will participate in class and take the exam on the same day. This one-day course is fast-paced and recommended but not required for students 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 & Up) Class Dates: August 28, 2021 - August 28, 2021
Forklift Train the Trainer
80053 W 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 2K02 20 $139 Add
Forklift Operation Safety Train-the-Trainer In 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. Students will receive handouts and a SVCC completion certificate during class. Note: Hands on forklift driving is NOT included in this class. Morning craft service is included. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 27, 2021 - October 27, 2021
Freight Broker Agent Online
80011 TBA 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 1 $0
March 8, 2021 - September 8, 2021
HVAC/R Technician Online
80006 TBA 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 0 $2895 Contact
April 14, 2021 - April 14, 2022
Make $ w/Virtual Assistant
80068 M 8:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
Make Money with a Virtual Assistant/Word Processing Business If you can type, then you can make money at home using your computer. Having already learned all about home-based business success, you will then discover: • how and where to find clients • 50 ways to advertise/market your services • effective home office equipment choices • 100 ways to make money with a computer • FREE national networking information There really is a need for your services, so learn to be your own boss, set your own hours, and make more money. Prerequisite: Students must attend Explore 250 Legitimate Home-Based Business Ideas to enroll into this class. Class Dates: October 25, 2021 - October 25, 2021
Medical B/C Online
80010 TBA 8:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. ONLINE 1 $0
March 22, 2021 - March 22, 2022
Medical Billing & Coding
80030 A 09:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. 2M05 6 $1799 Add
This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using the CPT and ICD-10 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, appeal denied claims, and use generic forms to streamline billing procedures. The course covers the following areas: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation, and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for medical insurance and third party reimbursements. Students will learn how to find the service and codes using manuals, (CPT, ICD-10, and HCPCS). Note: After obtaining the practical work experience (6 months to 2 years), students who complete this course could be qualified to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) – Certified Professional Coder Exam (CPC or CPC-H Apprentice); the American Health Information Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam; and/or other National Exams. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 23, 2021 - October 23, 2021
Medical Billing & Coding
80030 A 09:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m. 2M05 6 $1799 Add
This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using the CPT and ICD-10 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, appeal denied claims, and use generic forms to streamline billing procedures. The course covers the following areas: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation, and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for medical insurance and third party reimbursements. Students will learn how to find the service and codes using manuals, (CPT, ICD-10, and HCPCS). Note: After obtaining the practical work experience (6 months to 2 years), students who complete this course could be qualified to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) – Certified Professional Coder Exam (CPC or CPC-H Apprentice); the American Health Information Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam; and/or other National Exams. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: November 13, 2021 - November 13, 2021
Medical Billing & Coding
80030 TTh 6:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2M05 6 $1799 Add
This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using the CPT and ICD-10 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, appeal denied claims, and use generic forms to streamline billing procedures. The course covers the following areas: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation, and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for medical insurance and third party reimbursements. Students will learn how to find the service and codes using manuals, (CPT, ICD-10, and HCPCS). Note: After obtaining the practical work experience (6 months to 2 years), students who complete this course could be qualified to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) – Certified Professional Coder Exam (CPC or CPC-H Apprentice); the American Health Information Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam; and/or other National Exams. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 28, 2021 - December 9, 2021
Monetize Websites Blogs & Soci
80076 Th 6:00 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. ONLINE 20 $30 Add
$Monetize$ Websites, Blogs, and Social Media with 1000+ Affiliate Marketing Opportunities Earn a passive monthly income from selling other people’s products by placing a merchant-provided advertisement link on your site and get a commission for every sale, click or lead. Learn where to find 1000+ free and low cost opportunities and how to avoid scams or links that won't offer a beneficial ROI (return on investment). Learn how to find high, recurring, and second-tier commissions, and how sales funnels can increase your income. You will also learn SEO secrets to increase your site's ranking and visibility on search engines like Google. Class Dates: October 28, 2021 - October 28, 2021
Personal Trainer Certification
80055 A 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1G01 10 $799 Add
Turn your passion into a career with the fitness industry’s most comprehensive and engaging course. The W.I.T.S. online personal trainer course is a SELF-PACED program with short, impactful online videos to be a successful personal trainer in the fitness industry. A course bonus is you can join the Virtual GOTO Lectures with one of W.I.T.S. veteran 5 STAR presenters. The lessons will help you with key core topics to learn how the body functions under the stresses of exercise. Topics include anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, health assessment, nutrition, exercise prescription, equipment usage, special populations, legal and safety issues. The essential practical skills are packed with insightful drills that you can duplicate to master the skill set. This course is loaded with practice quizzes, discussion boards and much more. Your test vouchers ($450 value) for the NCCA Accreditation national exams are included and a must for employers. Turn your passion into a career. This course is completed all online and teacher mentored with optional in-person practical review on 11/20. Students will have access to the course for 12 months after enrollment to complete the course. Required Textbook: 7th edition of the Fitness Professional’s Handbook with web resources (ISBN-13: 9781492523376). Special Note: After successful completion of the course activities and online exam you will receive a Certificate of Completion. After you pass the national exam you will receive a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer credential. The practical review and national exam will be conducted on-campus. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: November 20, 2021 - November 20, 2021
Personal Trainer Certification
80055 TBA 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. ONLINE 10 $799 Add
Turn your passion into a career with the fitness industry’s most comprehensive and engaging course. The W.I.T.S. online personal trainer course is a SELF-PACED program with short, impactful online videos to be a successful personal trainer in the fitness industry. A course bonus is you can join the Virtual GOTO Lectures with one of W.I.T.S. veteran 5 STAR presenters. The lessons will help you with key core topics to learn how the body functions under the stresses of exercise. Topics include anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, health assessment, nutrition, exercise prescription, equipment usage, special populations, legal and safety issues. The essential practical skills are packed with insightful drills that you can duplicate to master the skill set. This course is loaded with practice quizzes, discussion boards and much more. Your test vouchers ($450 value) for the NCCA Accreditation national exams are included and a must for employers. Turn your passion into a career. This course is completed all online and teacher mentored with optional in-person practical review on 11/20. Students will have access to the course for 12 months after enrollment to complete the course. Required Textbook: 7th edition of the Fitness Professional’s Handbook with web resources (ISBN-13: 9781492523376). Special Note: After successful completion of the course activities and online exam you will receive a Certificate of Completion. After you pass the national exam you will receive a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer credential. The practical review and national exam will be conducted on-campus. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 13, 2021 - December 4, 2021
Personal Trainer Certification
80055 A 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1G01 10 $799 Add
Turn your passion into a career with the fitness industry’s most comprehensive and engaging course. The W.I.T.S. online personal trainer course is a SELF-PACED program with short, impactful online videos to be a successful personal trainer in the fitness industry. A course bonus is you can join the Virtual GOTO Lectures with one of W.I.T.S. veteran 5 STAR presenters. The lessons will help you with key core topics to learn how the body functions under the stresses of exercise. Topics include anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, health assessment, nutrition, exercise prescription, equipment usage, special populations, legal and safety issues. The essential practical skills are packed with insightful drills that you can duplicate to master the skill set. This course is loaded with practice quizzes, discussion boards and much more. Your test vouchers ($450 value) for the NCCA Accreditation national exams are included and a must for employers. Turn your passion into a career. This course is completed all online and teacher mentored with optional in-person practical review on 11/20. Students will have access to the course for 12 months after enrollment to complete the course. Required Textbook: 7th edition of the Fitness Professional’s Handbook with web resources (ISBN-13: 9781492523376). Special Note: After successful completion of the course activities and online exam you will receive a Certificate of Completion. After you pass the national exam you will receive a Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer credential. The practical review and national exam will be conducted on-campus. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: December 4, 2021 - December 4, 2021
Phlebotomy Technician
80029 TTh 5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. 3K04 4 $1799 Add
This 96-hour Phlebotomy Technician Program prepares students to collect blood specimens for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students will become familiar with all aspects related to blood collection and develop comprehensive skills to perform venipunctures completely and OSHA safety techniques. Classroom and externship include: terminology, anatomy and physiology, blood collection procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. The students will experience a clinical externship at two local hospitals and will have a total of 100 clinic working hours and 100 sticks per ASCP & NAACLS guidelines. The externship will depend on the clinical site openings. Students may need to adjust with their work schedules for the clinic externship. Students are required to have scrubs, current physical, and immunizations records for the clinical and the cost of them are NOT included in the cost of the class. The required immunizations are TB, Varicella, MMR, and Tdap and must be turned in to the instructor by October 5th, 2021 (Paperwork will be given in class). The optional immunizations are Hepatitis B and Flu shot (seasonal). Clinical time will be scheduled around class time. All students must maintain a 75% or better (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 7, 2021 - December 7, 2021
Self Guided Chicago Trip
80104 A 08:00 a.m.- 8:00 p.m. 3K04 50 $39 Add
Self-Guided Chicago Bus Trip Travel with us in person to enjoy the sights and sounds of Chicago. Explore the city’s museums, shops and eateries. This self-guided trip allows you and your friends to enjoy the city without bothersome schedules, stressful driving and parking hassles. (All Ages) Bus departs SVCC North parking lot promptly at 8:00 a.m., arriving at Water Tower Place (north side of building) at 10:30 a.m. Bus departs Chicago at 5:00 p.m. and will arrive back at SVCC at approximately 8:00 p.m. COVID-19 protocols and sanitation procedures will be followed on the charter bus. Class Dates: December 11, 2021 - December 11, 2021
Virtual Holiday Bakery Box Tou
80103 Th 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. ONLINE 40 $89 Add
Holiday Bakery Bus in a Box If there is one thing that we love, it is sweet treats from bakeries in Milwaukee. Sit back, relax and enjoy! We will bring the treats and learning opportunities to you! Enjoy pastries from authentic Italian, German, Danish, Mexican, and French bakeries. Deadline to register is December 2. Bakery Boxes will be mailed directly to participants. Virtual trip includes bakery items in the box, shipping, educational seminar, and tour guide gratuity. (All Ages) Samples included in the Bakery Box: • Taste Milwaukee's Italian heritage with a half-pound box of Peter Sciortino's Bakery on historic Brady Street • Delve into Mexican culture with a mini Three King's Cake from woman-owned La Flor de Trigo • Enjoy a dozen of National Bakery's famous German pecan fingers • Savor 6 madeleines as a French delight from Greige Patisserie • Homemade, hand-dipped chocolate treats from Ultimate Confections You can share the experience or keep all the treats for yourself. Virtual tours also make a great gift or care package for a friend who loves traveling! Contents are planned to be adequate for two participants to share the tour experience. Items will be shipped to your home the week of December 6 and will include instructions for joining the virtual tour. Participants will need a computer or mobile device, sound, and internet connection. Class Dates: December 9, 2021 - December 9, 2021
Virtual St Louis Heritage Tour
80102 A 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. ONLINE 40 $69 Add
Buon Cibo! Exploring St. Louis’ Italian Heritage Travel to America's Last Little Italy and learn about the history, culture and enjoy a “Taste of The Hill” with local guide, Dea Hoover. We will take you on a virtual tour through the neighborhood, showing you the old with the new, including the Imo's Piazza and fountain. Before the virtual tour, you will receive a special care package curated for your tour so that you can enjoy not only the sights but also the aroma and the tastes of the Hill! Each item included in your care package holds its own story and will be related to the area of Italy from which it originated and remains most popular. Your care package will contain items that are both savory and sweet; as well as a few spices. Learn about the recently published book and DVD available about the history of The Hill in St. Louis. Deadline to register is October 22. Italian Care Package will be mailed directly to participants. Virtual trip includes care package, shipping, educational seminar, and tour guide gratuity. (All Ages) Your Sweet & Savory Italian Care Package will include: • Fancy Garlic Pepper (Urzi's Special Blend) • Italian cookies from MO Baking • Amaretto Macaroon (voted best cookie in STL a few years ago) • Olive Oil • Bread Dipping Spice • Italian salami • Small bag of pasta • Licorice (may be substituted) • Limoncello almonds You can share the experience or keep all the treats for yourself. Virtual tours also make a great gift or care package for a friend who loves traveling! Contents are planned to be adequate for two participants to share the tour experience. Items will be shipped to your home the week of November 1. You will receive an email with instructions for joining the virtual tour the week of the program. Participants will need a computer or mobile device, sound, and internet connection. Class Dates: November 6, 2021 - November 6, 2021
Virtual Trick or Treat Tour
80101 A 09:00 a.m.- 10:00 a.m. ONLINE 40 $85 Add
Tricks, Treats & Something Good to Eat! Trick or treating just isn’t for kids. Let’s celebrate the season with Halloween inspired treats from Wisconsin and tales of days gone by. We will travel virtually to Milwaukee, Wisconsin and sample sweet treats while listening to lively (not too spooky) stories of the city’s history and culture, and view behind the scene videos. Deadline to register is October 7. Bakery Boxes will be mailed directly to participants. Virtual trip includes bakery items in the box, shipping, educational seminar, and tour guide gratuity. (All Ages) Samples included in the box: • 1, 3-ounce bag of Creepy Corn popcorn popped fresh by Pop’s Kettle Corn in Muskego. • 1 milk chocolate Halloween variety pack from Ultimate Confections in Wauwatosa which includes dipped pretzel twists (7), a dipped Oreo and a chocolate ghost. • 1, 1-ounce of the Spice House’s Mulling Spices. Their perfect mix of cinnamon, allspice and cloves is enough to mull two bottles of wine or a gallon of cider. • 1 original Ziegler Chocolate Bar, original to the Milwaukee George Ziegler Candy Co.  In 1911, they were the first in the country to market a wrapped candy bar. Made by Ziegler’s HALF NUTS in West Allis. • 2 traditional soul cakes baked just from us using a recipe from the 1800’s by La Tarte Bakery so that we can dive into the tradition of souling. You can share the experience or keep all the treats for yourself. Virtual tours also make a great gift or care package for a friend who loves traveling! Contents are planned to be adequate for two participants to share the tour experience. Items will be shipped to your home the week of October 11. You will receive an email with instructions for joining the virtual tour the week of the program. Participants will need a computer or mobile device, sound, and internet connection. Class Dates: October 16, 2021 - October 16, 2021