SUMMER 2014 PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT Safely Caring for Your Family Member Hospice of Kankakee Valley staff will share tips for caring for a family member such as how to safely transfer someone from a chair to a bed, give a bed bath, feed someone and care for their skin. Other topics include info on healthcare equipment, and understanding the stages of dementia. Free, but registration is required. LECT 9500.A11 • Wed., July 23 1-2:30 p.m. • KCC Room M112 Body Sculpting In this 30-minute blast of resistance training, you will utilize bands and weights to sculpt your body. Please wear workout clothes such as T-shirts, shorts, sweats and gym shoes. Locker rooms are available. Instructor: Yvonne Mills. $60. FITN 9000.A13 • Mon. & Wed., Sept. 8 to Dec. 10 12-12:30 p.m. • Room G107 CERTIFICATION CNA Re-Certification A process for those who are no longer on the Illinois Health Care Worker Registry. 4-steps to re-certify: 1. Call the Illinois Department of Public Health at 217-785-5133 or email email@example.com and ask if you are eligible to recertify. If yes, request a recertification packet. 2. Complete a fingerprint-based criminal history records check. Fingerprint background check cost varies based upon the IDPH-vendor the applicant chooses. Do not proceed to the next step until the criminal history check is successfully completed. 3. Schedule a date and time to complete the 21 manual skills test with an IDPH-approved evaluator. The cost for the 21 manual skills test is $199. To schedule a time, contact KCC’s Office of Continuing Education and Career Services at 815-802-8207. Upon successful completion of the manual skills test, IDPH will mail you a second packet to register for the written exam. 4. Register to take the written exam. The written exam fee is $65. To receive a list of dates for the written test, contact KCC’s Health Careers Division at 815-802-8800. Classes for younger kids are listed first. Phone 815-802-8206 or visit www.kcc.edu/ college4kids for complete information or a brochure. What Can You Make from Junk Mail, Newspapers & Magazines? 6/16, 6/17 & 6/18 Rocking the Rock Cycle! 7/15, 7/17, 7/22 & 7/24 Scrapbook Your Memories 6/16, 6/17 & 6/18 Drawing with the Ed Emberley Series 7/21, 7/22 & 7/23 Intro to Improv 7/15, 7/17, 7/22 & 7/24 Star Wars™: Droid Battle 6/16, 6/17 & 6/18 Superhero Robotics 7/14, 7/15 & 7/16 LEGO® Moviemaking: Star Wars™ 6/16, 6/17 & 6/18 LEGO® Moviemaking: Superheroes 7/14, 7/15 & 7/16 Career Focus 6/23, 6/24, 6/25 & 6/26 Keyboarding for Kids 7/14, 7/15, 7/16, 7/21, 7/22 & 7/23 Intro to Improv 7/15, 7/17, 7/22 & 7/24 Professional Truck Driver Training Jobs are waiting...call today! • 120 hours of yard and road skills • 40 hours of classroom study Illinois Secretary of State administered Class A road test • Class size is limited • Courses start every month Information: 815-932-0211 or email cdl@ kcc.edu The training office is at 231 E. Broadway in Bradley, second floor of the Hoover Building. CPR Healthcare Provider Includes the information, training, demonstration and practice necessary to pass the CPR Healthcare Provider written examination and perform adult, child and infant cardiopulmonary resuscitation acceptable to the American Heart Association (AHA). After successful completion, participants will receive an AHA certification card. Instructor: Sheree Wertz. $105, includes the AHA required textbook. Class notes: Textbooks should be picked up from the Continuing Education office prior to the first class. No refunds after the registration deadline. WELL 9006.Q11 • Wed., July 9 5-9 p.m. • KCC Room D123 WELL 9006.Q13 • Wed., Aug. 13 5-9 p.m. • KCC Room D123 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT NEW! Delegating with Purpose Leaders will learn delegation skills as well as gaining the commitment of team members, developing individual skills, and enhancing the overall capability and capacity of teams. Topics will include identifying tasks delegate, selecting appropriate individuals, assessing capabilities and commitment, and planning the delegation discussion. Instructor: MariBeth Hearn. $145, includes materials. LEAD 9040.A11 • Tues., July 1 8 a.m. - noon • KCC Room D123 NEW! Coaching for Peak Performance Effective coaching is an important driver of team member performance. By teaching the importance of three coaching techniques and how to effectively handle both proactive and reactive coaching discussions, this course helps leaders learn to have more effective and efficient interactions. Instructor: MariBeth Hearn. $145, includes materials. LEAD 9050.A13 • Tues., Aug. 5 8 a.m. - noon • KCC Room D123 Training for the Trainer If you are preparing to be a professional trainer or do some training as part of your job, these sessions are for you. The seminar will cover how to create and deliver engaging, compelling workshops with simple training outlines and handouts; creative teaching skills; and a comprehensive evaluation. You’ll learn to make the process (preparation – exciting presentation – follow-up) seem effortless. Instructor: Kris Condon. $199, includes materials. BSNS 351D.A13 • Thurs., Aug. 28, Sept. 4, 11, & 18 1-5 p.m. • KCC Rooms D122 & D123 Food Sanitation and Safety This course prepares individuals for the National Registry of Food Safety Professionals (NFRSP) exam, which is approved by the state of Illinois and the Conference for Food Protection. This certification is recognized nationwide and is valid for five years. The exam will be the last two hours of the second class. $139, includes book. Exam retakes are $35, with payment made prior to retake. After you pass the exam, the Illinois Department of Public Health will bill you an additional $35 for the state certification. Class note: Handouts can be picked up prior to the first class. HLTH 520A.A11 • Tues., July 1 & Mon., July 7 • 4-10 p.m. KCC Room D124 • $139 HLTH 520A.A13 • Tues., Aug. 26 • 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Fri., Aug. 29 • 8 a.m. - noon KCC Room D123 • $139 HLTH 520A.A23 • Fri., Sept. 12 • 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. and Fri., Sept. 19 • 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. KCC Room D123 • $139 New requirements for re-certification: As of July 1, 2014, the Illinois Department of Public Health will not accept a five-hour food sanitation refresher course for recertification. To comply with new requirements, complete the eight-hour Food Sanitation and Safety course and pass the exam every five years. Here's how to enroll 1. Go to www.kcc.edu/comejoinus 2. Choose your course(s) 3. Click “submit” and follow the instructions Phone 815-802-8207 • Hours are 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Fridays in June & July Train for Road Construction & Union Apprenticeships Do you have a valid driver’s license? Are you 18 years or older, have your high school diploma or GED and have an interest in working in the construction trades? If YES, contact us today! You might be eligible for the Highway Construction Careers Training Program. Applications available at Kankakee Community College in the Workforce Development Center: 100 College Drive, Kankakee KCC is located off River Road. Online directions: www.kcc.edu/directions Applicants will be notified of orientation/testing dates. Orientation includes a basic education assessment and time for questions and answers. Contact: John Willard • firstname.lastname@example.org Highway Construction Careers Training Program at KCC www.kcc.edu/hcctp KCC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. The Illinois Department of Transportation, the Illinois Community College Board and the participating community colleges do not guarantee employment upon a trainees’ graduation from the Highway Construction Careers Training Program.