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Business & Community Education Classes

CRNDayTimeRoomSeatsFeeRegister
Ed2go Accounting QuickBooks Su
80118 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
September 12, 2020 - March 3, 2021
Ed2go AtoZ Grantwriting Series
80121 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
October 14, 2020 - January 6, 2021
Ed2go Keyboarding
80116 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
September 8, 2020 - December 8, 2020
Ed2go Medical Terminology
80125 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
September 10, 2020 - March 10, 2021
Ed2go Speed Spanish
80117 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
September 10, 2020 - December 10, 2020
Ed2go Technical Writing
80124 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
August 10, 2020 - February 10, 2021
File Management
80174 T 1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. 3K02 6 $0 Add
February 23, 2021 - February 23, 2021
Best Seat in the House
80151 Th 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2K02 10 $0 Add
April 29, 2021 - April 29, 2021
Food Service Sanitation
80171 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 1C03 10 $0 Add
April 27, 2021 - May 18, 2021
Healthcare & UR Retirement
80136 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2L07 8 $0 Add
March 2, 2021 - March 2, 2021
Preparing UR Estate Plan
80137 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2L07 8 $0 Add
March 16, 2021 - March 16, 2021
Retirement Planning Today
80140 M 6:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2K02 8 $0 Add
April 19, 2021 - April 26, 2021
Retirement Planning Today
80141 W 6:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2K02 15 $0 Add
May 5, 2021 - May 12, 2021
Social Security Questions Answ
80138 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2L07 8 $0 Add
March 30, 2021 - March 30, 2021
Standing Guard Protect Yours
80139 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2L07 8 $0 Add
April 6, 2021 - April 6, 2021
AVA Private Pilot Ground Train
80110 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 12 $250
Aviation Private Pilot Ground Training 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). Books and materials for the class can be purchased through the instructor. Aviation materials previously purchased should be brought the first night for instructor evaluation. Flying or airtime is not included in this class. The class will be conducted online through Google Meets. Class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (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 8, 2020 - December 8, 2020
AcrylicPaintPour Swipe
80057 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K04 3 $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 or surface back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! If time permits, students will have the option to paint pour rocks in every class. Recommended: paint shirt/apron. All classes cost $29 each per person and all supplies are included. The class will be in the back of room 3K4 and taught by local artist, Cathy Marlatt. Check out the instructors Facebook page “CJM Fluid Art Creations”. (Ages 10 & Up) Swipe Pour paint on canvas & “swipe” white paint over top. Class Dates: November 30, 2020 - November 30, 2020
Baking 101 for Kids
80152 Th 5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. 2K02 8 $0 Add
April 15, 2021 - April 15, 2021
Beekeeping 101
80129 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2C10 12 $0 Add
January 25, 2021 - January 25, 2021
Beekeeping 101
80129 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2C10 12 $0 Add
February 8, 2021 - February 8, 2021
Beekeeping 101
80129 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2C10 12 $0 Add
March 1, 2021 - March 1, 2021
Beekeeping 101
80129 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2C10 12 $0 Add
March 15, 2021 - March 15, 2021
Body Care, Aromatherapy Produc
80145 T 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 2M07 10 $0 Add
March 16, 2021 - March 23, 2021
Creative Writing Crash Course
80149 Th 5:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. 2L07 10 $0 Add
March 18, 2021 - April 22, 2021
Crocheting 101
80065 M 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 2L07 7 $100
Crocheting 101 Crochet is a great craft and in this class students will learn to create a beautiful square sampler afghan. This is a great class for a beginner or someone who would like to improve their skill level. Learn chain, single, double, rib, and triple stiches. Intermediate techniques include the basket weave, decreasing, increasing, the shell, working in rounds, and working from charts. Students will learn crocheting abbreviations and the anatomy of the crochet hook. Joining yarn, sewing squares together and weaving in the yarn ends will all be covered. Students will take home a sampler afghan by the end of class. A supply list will be emailed to registered students. Check out your instructor’s blog at crochetwithpassion.wordpress.com (Ages 12 & Up) Class Dates: September 14, 2020 - December 7, 2020
Essential Oils 4 Kids & Teens
80143 Th 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 1H16 0 $0 Contact
April 8, 2021 - April 15, 2021
Essential Oils DIY
80142 Th 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 1H16 10 $0 Add
March 18, 2021 - March 25, 2021
Herbal Medicine Making
80144 T 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 2M07 15 $0 Add
February 23, 2021 - March 2, 2021
Kokedama Garden Demo
80130 Th 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 2M07 0 $0 Contact
March 18, 2021 - March 18, 2021
Summer Container Garden Demo
80131 Th 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 1H16 10 $0 Add
April 1, 2021 - April 1, 2021
Tips How To Feed a Busy Family
80154 Th 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. 2K02 15 $0 Add
March 4, 2021 - March 4, 2021
You Can Uke!
80148 A 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1H16 20 $0 Add
April 10, 2021 - April 10, 2021
You Can Uke!
80148 A 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1H18 20 $0 Add
April 10, 2021 - April 10, 2021
10 Hour General Industry/OSHA
80184 T 08:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. 2K02 0 $0 Contact
March 16, 2021 - March 16, 2021
10 Hour General Industry/OSHA
80184 W 08:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1C01 0 $0 Contact
March 17, 2021 - March 17, 2021
Dental Assisting
80007 MW 6:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2M9A 3 $1299
Dental Assisting Program with Clinical Externship The 60 hour Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry-level positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions. Students become familiarized with all areas of pre-clinical dental assisting and are provided training in the skills required to function as an assistant in the dental practice. This course covers the following key areas and topics – Administrative Aspects include: the history of dentistry and dental assisting, introduction to the dental office, the legal aspects of dentistry, policies, and guidelines. Clinical Aspects include: 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 Externship: As part of this Dental Assisting program, you will be eligible to participate in a 40 hour clinical externship. To be eligible for the clinical, students must successfully complete the 60 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. If the program does not meet the minimum enrollment or the on campus class is cancelled due to COVID-19 safety procedures, students can enroll into the online program. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 5, 2020 - December 7, 2020
EMT Basic
80004 MW 6:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. 1H16 0 $749 Contact
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 sit for 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. Students 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 scheduled class time. Call 815.835.6212 or email brenda.helms@svcc.edu for more information. Registration is available online. Class Dates: August 17, 2020 - December 14, 2020
EMT Basic
80004 MW 6:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. 1H18 0 $749 Contact
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 sit for 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. Students 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 scheduled class time. Call 815.835.6212 or email brenda.helms@svcc.edu for more information. Registration is available online. Class Dates: August 17, 2020 - December 14, 2020
Food Sanitation - 1 day
80172 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. 1C01 10 $0 Add
February 6, 2021 - February 6, 2021
Food Sanitation 1 Day
80173 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. 1C01 10 $0 Add
April 3, 2021 - April 3, 2021
Food Service Sanitation
80170 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 1C03 10 $0 Add
March 16, 2021 - April 6, 2021
Forklift Train the Trainer
80185 T 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 2K02 10 $0 Add
April 13, 2021 - April 13, 2021
Lean Tools To Work Smarter
80186 T 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
February 23, 2021 - March 30, 2021
Medical Billing & Coding
80006 TTh 6:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2C10 7 $1799
This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, 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 If the program does not meet the minimum enrollment or the on campus class is cancelled due to COVID-19 safety procedures, students can enroll into the online program. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 29, 2020 - December 15, 2020
Phlebotomy Technician
80041 TTh 5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. 3K04 2 $1799
Phlebotomy Technician with Clinical Externship This 100 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 safely. Classroom and lab work includes terminology, anatomy and physiology, blood collection procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. The students will have a clinical externship experience and will have 100 total classroom hours and 100 sticks which is required for ASCP certification. Students are required to have scrubs, current physical, and immunizations records for the clinical (costs are NOT included in the cost of the class). The required immunizations are TB, Varicella, MMR, and TDap. The optional immunizations are Hepatitis B and Flu shot (seasonal). Clinical time will be scheduled around class time. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 8, 2020 - December 17, 2020

Business & Community Education Classes

CRNDayTimeRoomSeatsFeeRegister
Ed2go Accounting QuickBooks Su
80118 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
September 12, 2020 - March 3, 2021
Ed2go AtoZ Grantwriting Series
80121 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
October 14, 2020 - January 6, 2021
Ed2go Keyboarding
80116 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
September 8, 2020 - December 8, 2020
Ed2go Medical Terminology
80125 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
September 10, 2020 - March 10, 2021
Ed2go Speed Spanish
80117 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
September 10, 2020 - December 10, 2020
Ed2go Technical Writing
80124 TBA   ONLINE 0 $0 Contact
August 10, 2020 - February 10, 2021
File Management
80174 T 1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. 3K02 6 $0 Add
February 23, 2021 - February 23, 2021
Best Seat in the House
80151 Th 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2K02 10 $0 Add
April 29, 2021 - April 29, 2021
Food Service Sanitation
80171 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 1C03 10 $0 Add
April 27, 2021 - May 18, 2021
Healthcare & UR Retirement
80136 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2L07 8 $0 Add
March 2, 2021 - March 2, 2021
Preparing UR Estate Plan
80137 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2L07 8 $0 Add
March 16, 2021 - March 16, 2021
Retirement Planning Today
80140 M 6:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2K02 8 $0 Add
April 19, 2021 - April 26, 2021
Retirement Planning Today
80141 W 6:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2K02 15 $0 Add
May 5, 2021 - May 12, 2021
Social Security Questions Answ
80138 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2L07 8 $0 Add
March 30, 2021 - March 30, 2021
Standing Guard Protect Yours
80139 T 6:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2L07 8 $0 Add
April 6, 2021 - April 6, 2021
AVA Private Pilot Ground Train
80110 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. ONLINE 12 $250
Aviation Private Pilot Ground Training 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). Books and materials for the class can be purchased through the instructor. Aviation materials previously purchased should be brought the first night for instructor evaluation. Flying or airtime is not included in this class. The class will be conducted online through Google Meets. Class invitation and materials will be sent to students via email by the instructor. (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 8, 2020 - December 8, 2020
AcrylicPaintPour Swipe
80057 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m. 3K04 3 $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 or surface back and forth to move the paint, cover the sides and create a composition that they find pleasing. Gravity creates the painting for you! If time permits, students will have the option to paint pour rocks in every class. Recommended: paint shirt/apron. All classes cost $29 each per person and all supplies are included. The class will be in the back of room 3K4 and taught by local artist, Cathy Marlatt. Check out the instructors Facebook page “CJM Fluid Art Creations”. (Ages 10 & Up) Swipe Pour paint on canvas & “swipe” white paint over top. Class Dates: November 30, 2020 - November 30, 2020
Baking 101 for Kids
80152 Th 5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. 2K02 8 $0 Add
April 15, 2021 - April 15, 2021
Beekeeping 101
80129 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2C10 12 $0 Add
January 25, 2021 - January 25, 2021
Beekeeping 101
80129 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2C10 12 $0 Add
February 8, 2021 - February 8, 2021
Beekeeping 101
80129 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2C10 12 $0 Add
March 1, 2021 - March 1, 2021
Beekeeping 101
80129 M 5:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 2C10 12 $0 Add
March 15, 2021 - March 15, 2021
Body Care, Aromatherapy Produc
80145 T 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 2M07 10 $0 Add
March 16, 2021 - March 23, 2021
Creative Writing Crash Course
80149 Th 5:30 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. 2L07 10 $0 Add
March 18, 2021 - April 22, 2021
Crocheting 101
80065 M 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 2L07 7 $100
Crocheting 101 Crochet is a great craft and in this class students will learn to create a beautiful square sampler afghan. This is a great class for a beginner or someone who would like to improve their skill level. Learn chain, single, double, rib, and triple stiches. Intermediate techniques include the basket weave, decreasing, increasing, the shell, working in rounds, and working from charts. Students will learn crocheting abbreviations and the anatomy of the crochet hook. Joining yarn, sewing squares together and weaving in the yarn ends will all be covered. Students will take home a sampler afghan by the end of class. A supply list will be emailed to registered students. Check out your instructor’s blog at crochetwithpassion.wordpress.com (Ages 12 & Up) Class Dates: September 14, 2020 - December 7, 2020
Essential Oils 4 Kids & Teens
80143 Th 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 1H16 0 $0 Contact
April 8, 2021 - April 15, 2021
Essential Oils DIY
80142 Th 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. 1H16 10 $0 Add
March 18, 2021 - March 25, 2021
Herbal Medicine Making
80144 T 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 2M07 15 $0 Add
February 23, 2021 - March 2, 2021
Kokedama Garden Demo
80130 Th 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 2M07 0 $0 Contact
March 18, 2021 - March 18, 2021
Summer Container Garden Demo
80131 Th 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. 1H16 10 $0 Add
April 1, 2021 - April 1, 2021
Tips How To Feed a Busy Family
80154 Th 5:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m. 2K02 15 $0 Add
March 4, 2021 - March 4, 2021
You Can Uke!
80148 A 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1H16 20 $0 Add
April 10, 2021 - April 10, 2021
You Can Uke!
80148 A 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1H18 20 $0 Add
April 10, 2021 - April 10, 2021
10 Hour General Industry/OSHA
80184 T 08:00 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. 2K02 0 $0 Contact
March 16, 2021 - March 16, 2021
10 Hour General Industry/OSHA
80184 W 08:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 1C01 0 $0 Contact
March 17, 2021 - March 17, 2021
Dental Assisting
80007 MW 6:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2M9A 3 $1299
Dental Assisting Program with Clinical Externship The 60 hour Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry-level positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions. Students become familiarized with all areas of pre-clinical dental assisting and are provided training in the skills required to function as an assistant in the dental practice. This course covers the following key areas and topics – Administrative Aspects include: the history of dentistry and dental assisting, introduction to the dental office, the legal aspects of dentistry, policies, and guidelines. Clinical Aspects include: 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 Externship: As part of this Dental Assisting program, you will be eligible to participate in a 40 hour clinical externship. To be eligible for the clinical, students must successfully complete the 60 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. If the program does not meet the minimum enrollment or the on campus class is cancelled due to COVID-19 safety procedures, students can enroll into the online program. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: October 5, 2020 - December 7, 2020
EMT Basic
80004 MW 6:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. 1H16 0 $749 Contact
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 sit for 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. Students 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 scheduled class time. Call 815.835.6212 or email brenda.helms@svcc.edu for more information. Registration is available online. Class Dates: August 17, 2020 - December 14, 2020
EMT Basic
80004 MW 6:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. 1H18 0 $749 Contact
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 sit for 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. Students 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 scheduled class time. Call 815.835.6212 or email brenda.helms@svcc.edu for more information. Registration is available online. Class Dates: August 17, 2020 - December 14, 2020
Food Sanitation - 1 day
80172 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. 1C01 10 $0 Add
February 6, 2021 - February 6, 2021
Food Sanitation 1 Day
80173 A 08:00 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. 1C01 10 $0 Add
April 3, 2021 - April 3, 2021
Food Service Sanitation
80170 T 5:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. 1C03 10 $0 Add
March 16, 2021 - April 6, 2021
Forklift Train the Trainer
80185 T 09:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. 2K02 10 $0 Add
April 13, 2021 - April 13, 2021
Lean Tools To Work Smarter
80186 T 6:00 p.m.- 7:30 p.m. ONLINE 20 $0 Add
February 23, 2021 - March 30, 2021
Medical Billing & Coding
80006 TTh 6:00 p.m.- 9:30 p.m. 2C10 7 $1799
This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, 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 If the program does not meet the minimum enrollment or the on campus class is cancelled due to COVID-19 safety procedures, students can enroll into the online program. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 29, 2020 - December 15, 2020
Phlebotomy Technician
80041 TTh 5:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. 3K04 2 $1799
Phlebotomy Technician with Clinical Externship This 100 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 safely. Classroom and lab work includes terminology, anatomy and physiology, blood collection procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. The students will have a clinical externship experience and will have 100 total classroom hours and 100 sticks which is required for ASCP certification. Students are required to have scrubs, current physical, and immunizations records for the clinical (costs are NOT included in the cost of the class). The required immunizations are TB, Varicella, MMR, and TDap. The optional immunizations are Hepatitis B and Flu shot (seasonal). Clinical time will be scheduled around class time. (Ages 18 & Up) Class Dates: September 8, 2020 - December 17, 2020