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Fall 2019 Community Education Course Catalog

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TABLE OF CONTENTS Personal Enrichment2 Career Opportunities10Professional Development3 Customized Workforce Training 11Computer Technology6 Online Learning12Safety8…
TABLE OF CONTENTS Personal Enrichment2 Career Opportunities10Professional Development3 Customized Workforce Training 11Computer Technology6 Online Learning12Safety8 FAQS14Summer Youth Camps9 Registration Form15PERSONAL ENRICHMENT Intro to Google Apps-New! Oct. 1-10, 6-8 p.m. $75What's Google Apps? How does Google Apps work? These questions will be answered in this Intro to Google Apps course. Using hands-on projects the student will learn to work within the different Google App programs such as Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Calendar, Google Keep, and Google Slides. With a basic knowledge of Google Apps students will have the power of Google at their fingertips to access information from anywhere. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4 sessions. Denise Hogan, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, room 222.Cubelet Challenge!-New! Saturday, Oct. 26, 9-12 p.m. FREEIs your child interested in robots? Do you want to spend a few hours together, as a family, learning something new? This class will explore the basics of cubelet robotics. Work in a group (of your family and possibly others) to build different robots based on the direction of the instructor. This will be a great chance to learn something new as a family and is fun for kids and adults of all ages! Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. This is a fun, free class sponsored by Entergy. Becky Warren, instructor. UACCB Nursing Allied Health, room 902.Page 2www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082PERSONAL ENRICHMENT Digital Photography Oct. 3-24, Thursdays, 6-8 p.m. $50Instructor Jim Krause, co-owner of Deux Bijoux Bijoux in Evening Shade, will teach the basic functions of a Digital Single-Lens Reflex (DSLR) camera. This beginner’s class will teach the photographer to get away from using the camera’s auto functions and move into using the manual functions of the digital camera. Bring to class a digital camera with an SLR body and lens, the camera’s user manual and a journal for taking notes. Thursdays, 4 sessions. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, room 242.Intro to Photoshop Oct. 29-Nov. 19, Tuesdays, 6-8:30 p.m. $60Discover the power and flexibility of designing and creating in Photoshop. Instructor Jim Krause, co-owner of Deux Bijoux Bijoux of Evening Shade, will teach Photoshop terminology and how to use the workspace, panels, brushes, selection tools and filters. Tuesdays, 4 sessions, UACCB Main Campus Bldg, 222.PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Class B CDL School Bus Training Sept. 10-19, 5-8 p.m. and Sept. 28, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $150School bus drivers are needed in almost every school district in the state of Arkansas. UACCB is offering a 20-hour training course for those interested in pursuing a Class B Commercial Driving License with a School Bus Endorsement. The course covers the general knowledge portion of the CDL exam as well as the school bus, passenger and air brakes endorsements. A Class B license will enable you to drive any vehicle (including dump trucks) that is greater than 26,001 lbs. Paul Barrett, instructor. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturday. UACCB Independence Hall, room 102.www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082Page 3PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Heartsaver CPR AED Oct. 8, 5-9 p.m. $59 Oct 24, 5-9 p.m. $59Heartsaver CPR AED is a video-based, instructor-led course that teaches adult and child CPR and automated external defibrillator (AED) use. The training includes infant CPR and how to relieve choking in adults, children and infants. The course teaches skills using the American Heart Association’s practice-while-watching technique, which allows instructors to observe the students, provide feedback and guide students’ learning. This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training. Participants are asked to bring their cell phones to download the QCPR learner app and watch their progress as they practice CPR. Heartsaver CPR card will be issued upon successful completion of the course. The registration fee includes book and supplies needed for this class. Cathy Shonk, instructor. UACCB Nursing Allied Health, room 930.First Responder Oct. 28-Dec. 17, 5-9 p.m. $359First Responder is a 48-hour course designed to teach students emergency care for trauma patients, splinting techniques, bleeding control, rescue procedures, how to prepare a patient for transport and stabilization of a patient. This class meets department of transportation standards and fire academy standards for pre-requisites for Firefighter I. The course fee is $359 and includes textbook. Robert Galligher, instructor. Mondays and Tuesdays, 12 sessions (schedule of class dates will be provided to the student upon request). Deadline to register is Oct. 14. UACCB Nursing Allied Health Bldg, room 910. Page 4www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Basic Life Support (BLS) Nov. 7, 5-9 p.m. $45The Basic Life Support (BLS) certification course provides healthcare providers and public safety professionals the knowledge and skills necessary to respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in adult, child and infant patients. Upon successful completion of the course, learners will receive a 2-year Basic Life Support digital certificate. Cathy Shonk, instructor. UACCB Nursing Allied Health, room 930.“Cathy Shonk had a lot of personal experiences to tell in order to explain real life scenarios. It was definitely one of the best CPR courses I’ve ever taken.” Hayden Webb, Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR Training “The instruction was understandable and encouraged active participation. The knowledge gained will possibly be used to save health or life. The instructor was courteous, smart and encouraged group interaction.” Carol Ball, First Responder Course Introduction to Quickbooks-New! Oct. 28-Nov. 18, 6-8 p.m. $75In this beginner to intermediate class, learn the basics of Quickbooks for a small to mid-sized business, how to write checks, make deposits, invoicing, reporting and more. Barbara Taylor, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, room 223.Managing Generations in the WorkplaceOnline $175Generations X and Y are significantly different than the Boomer generation. In this class, discover what motivates each generation, what incentives they respond to and what messages they value. You will explore practical how-to tips and techniques for managing each generation. Kassia Dellabough, instructor. 16 hours. 1.6 CEUs. Next online course can be started November 4.www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082Page 5COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY Microsoft Today-New! Aug. 22, 8:30 a.m.-12 noon $79 Learn what Windows 10 can do to improve your efficiency. This class will focus on the ways Windows 10 organizes files, arranges the desktop, as well as some shortcuts and tricks. Discover what’s new in Office 2016, 2019 and 365, including a new tab in Word; new data management options in Excel; and the new look of PowerPoint presentations with the added convenience of cloud technology and integration with mobile devices. Rhonda Williams Byrd, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, room 244.Microsoft Excel Level 1 Sept. 26, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $79Learn the basics of Excel including entering and formatting numbers and text; ranges; copying and moving data; basic formulas; data entry shortcuts like filling in a range, auto sum, auto complete and auto fill; relative and absolute cell references; searching Help; formatting and printing. Rhonda Williams Byrd, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, room 244.E-Commerce-New! Sept. 27, 8:30 a.m.-12 noon $79This class includes the entire process of developing, marketing, selling, delivering, servicing and paying for products and services online. If you want to do business online, this class is just the thing for you! Learn how to market your business through branding, Web placement, and electronic communications. Students need to be comfortable with working on a computer, email, and Internet browsing. Rhonda Williams Byrd, instructor. UACCB Independence Hall, room 103.Microsoft Excel Level 2 Oct. 17, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $79Excel Level 2 covers large workbooks with multiple worksheets; 3D formulas; more advanced formulas for financial; logical and date questions; Excel as a datasheet (database table), including sorting and filtering, charts, comments and hyperlinks. Rhonda Williams Byrd, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, room 244. Page 6www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY Microsoft Excel Level 3 Nov. 21, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $79Excel Level 3 covers how to use Excel for a variety of problemsolving tasks. Included are how to use Excel as a database; utilizing conditional formatting, data validation, the Data Table, outlining and subtotaling; Paste Special with calculations; consolidating; programmatic formulas including VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, ISERROR and nested IF statements with AND and OR; and Pivot Tables and Scenarios. Rhonda Williams Byrd, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, room 244.Microsoft Access Fundamentals Dec. 12, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $79Learn the basics of Access from a user perspective and how it can be used as an additional tool to Excel. This course covers the fundamentals of data management and database design. Explore basic querying – asking questions of the data; basic form design; basic report design; and printing. Rhonda Williams Byrd, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, 222.“The class was easy to follow along with and Rhonda Williams Byrd was great!” Tara Jo Barnett, Excel Level 1 “What I liked most about the class was the information and the instructor’s delivery.” Bill Oliva, Excel Level 1 “Rhonda has a great personality and holds students’ attention.” Katey Vinson, Excel Level 1 “Love the way the instructor presents material and everything is hands-on.” Diane Phillips, Excel Level 3 www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082Page 7SAFETY Hunter Education Aug. 31, 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. FREE Oct. 5, 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. FREEThis class sponsored by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is required for anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 1968. To hunt in Arkansas, you must complete a hunter education course and carry a valid hunter education card. Youth under age 16 may hunt without hunter education as long as they are under the direct supervision of an adult who is 21 years of age. There is no specific age requirement to enroll in hunter education. However, the educational reading material is based on a sixth-grade reading level. Mary Zirkle, instructor. UACCB Nursing Allied Health Bldg, rooms 927/928. Registration online is required. To register online for Aug. 31 class, register here. For Oct. 5 class, register here. For more info, visit www.agfc.com.ServSafe速 Food Safety Training Oct. 11, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $149The ServSafe速 program provides food safety training for food service managers. Students will earn the ServSafe速 Food Protection Manager certification accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Instructor Melissa Foster has more than 35 years of food service experience. Ms. Foster is the Food Preparation Supervisor at UACCB. She is a Certified ServSafe速 Instructor Proctor, Certified Dietary Manager and Certified Food Protection Professional. Registration fee is $149. Deadline to register is Sept. 27. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, room 222.Electrical Code Update Oct. 19, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. $75This seminar covers the most significant changes to the 2017 National Electric Code (NEC). Instructor is Nathan Price of Arkansas Construction Education Foundation (ACEF). Bring your NEC 2017 code book for reference. Fee: $75 (includes all course materials). UACCB Nursing Allied Health Bldg, room 902. To register, call Nathan Price at 501-372-1590.Page 8www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082SUMMER ENGINEERING CAMPS Engineering Camps are offered at UACCB through a partnership with the U of A College of Engineering. The following camps are scheduled for the week of June 22-26, 2020. More information to come. Save these dates! FIRST® LEGO® League, Jr. - Current 1-3 grades Explore robotics engineering with hands-on activities during a week-long, half day program designed specifically for students who are currently in 1rd through 3rd grades. Students will participate in a weeklong FIRST ® LEGO ® League, Jr. program, from design to competition.Inside Engineering - Current 5-8 grades Engineer like a professional at our Inside Engineering camps offered to students who have just completed 5 th through 8thgrades. During this week long, full day program students will have the opportunity to apply engineering concepts from multiple fields to a real world problem.Soaring High In Engineering - Current 5-8 grades Soaring High in Engineering (SHE) is a girls only camp developed specifically for young women. During this full day camp, students will participate in engaging, hands-on activities designed with a real world theme.SUMMER KIDS’ COLLEGE UACCB Kids’ College July 6-17, 2020Kids’ College is a summer enrichment program designed to spark the imagination and expand the knowledge of youth who will enter first through sixth grade in fall 2020. Deadline to apply for Kids’ College is May 15, 2020. There are a limited number of partial scholarships available for qualified students. Kids entering first through third grade are eligible to attend July 6-10. Kids entering fourth through sixth grade are eligible to attend July 13-17. The fee is $190 for full days and $115 for half days. www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082Page 9CAREER OPPORTUNITIESPage 10www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082CUSTOMIZED WORKFORCE TRAINING The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville (UACCB) has access to instructors who can help businesses and industry meet specific workforce training needs. UACCB staff work directly with an employer to assess training needs, adapt training to meet the organizational objectives and deliver training according to the employer’s schedule. Training can be delivered at your company site, on the UACCB campus or other employer designated location. Customized trainings can include soft skills training on areas such as, but not limited to oral and written communication, conflict resolution, team building and time management. UACCB trainings can also include hard skills training such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, PowerSafe, HACCP, LEAN, cybersecurity, OSHA, Class B CDL school bus and forklift training. Customized courses can be arranged for emerging training needs. Do you have employees that need to learn new skills to increase productivity? Are you starting a new process? Let UACCB provide your business with quality training at an affordable price. For more information, email becky.warren@uaccb.edu or call 870-612-2048.www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082Page 11ADVANCED CAREER TRAINING ONLINE Career training programs are online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations. The courses are developed by a team of professionals from each respective field, providing students with effective web-based learning programs. Career training programs are self-paced. Each course varies in length from 6 to 18 months. You can start and finish the program at your own pace within the allotted time.Freight Broker/Agent Training-New!Online $1,895Learn the skills you need in order to be a successful Freight Broker/Agent. In this growing industry, as a service based business, you connect shippers and manufacturers with transportation companies and manage those shipments. Upon registering, you are given six 6 months to complete the course.Pharmacy Technician (Voucher Included) Online $2,495 Learn the skills you need to become a pharmacy tech in a hospital or retail setting. This program will teach you medical and pharmaceutical terminology, basic anatomy related to the pharmacology of medications and pharmaceutical calculations. Students will gain the skills and knowledge to qualify for entry-level positions in pharmacies and will be prepared for national certification. Upon registering, you are given 12 months to complete the course.Professional Bookkeeping with Quickbooks 2019 and Payroll Practice and Management-New! Online $3,595 If you are pursuing an entry-level position as a bookkeeper, this course will train you to use Quickbooks 2019 for small business bookkeeping, accounting and payroll. Quickbooks software is included in the course price. This online course bundle covers all critical areas of bookkeeping and payroll administration and management. This course is open enrollment so you can register and start the course whenever you are ready. Upon registering, you are given 6 months to complete the course.To learn more about online career training course options, call the community education office 870-612-2082 or email communityed@uaccb.edu or visit the career training website here.Page 12www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082ONLINE LEARNING Beginning Conversational FrenchOnline $99Instant ItalianOnline $99Spanish for Law EnforcementOnline $99Proper pronunciation is important to good communication. Beginning Conversational French has been carefully crafted to help you master pronouncing French words correctly. You will learn what to say at the airport, how to get to your hotel, how to talk about transportation and how to communicate in restaurants. Each lesson includes cultural tips to prepare you for your next trip! This dynamic course will teach you how to express yourself comfortably in Italian. You will read, hear and practice dialogues of everyday words which will teach you to communicate in a wide variety of settings.With more Spanish-speaking people living in the United States every year, learning the Spanish language is becoming ever more important. In the law-enforcement field, mastering basic Spanish will give you more power to handle situations involving Spanishspeaking victims, witnesses or criminals. It’s also a smart career move, because adding Spanish skills to your resume can open doors to new job opportunities.Spanish for Medical ProfessionalsOnline $99Are you struggling to communicate with your Spanish-speaking patients? Adding Spanish skills to your resume can broaden your career horizons. This course focuses on the Spanish medical personnel really need to know in a medical setting.Speed SpanishOnline $99Imagine yourself speaking, reading and writing Spanish. Now you can with Speed Spanish. This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn Spanish pronto.Writing News and Press ReleasesOnline $195Being able to write a good news story, press release or publicity notice is a skill that can set you apart in the workplace. Acquire the skills good journalists have and learn how to craft a news story, press release or publicity notice that will get attention. William Draves, instructor. Next course can be started November 4. 16 hours. 1.6 CEUs. www.uaccb.edu | 870-612-2082Page 13FAQs How do I enroll in a class?There are multiple ways to register. An easy way is to click here and register online. We will be notified and will contact you for payment. You may also register by phone at 870-612-2082; in person at the community education office, Annex 401A; or use the registration form (page 15) and email a scanned copy or fax it to 870-793-4988.How and when do I pay my registration fee?Payment is due at the time of registration. Early registration and payment should be made to guarantee your place in class. Accepted payments are cash, check, Visa, Mastercard or Discover. If paying by check, make check payable to UACCB. To pay by credit card, call the community education office at 870-612-2082.Where is your office located and what are your hours?The office of community education is located at 2005 White Drive, Batesville in the Annex Building, room 401A, next to the Arts and Science Building. Office hours are Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.What is your refund policy?Three business days’ notice prior to the course starting date is required to wi
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