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ACADEMY Find the CompTIA Career Pathway for you CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certificate

CompTIA IT Fundamentals is designed to help you learn more about the world of information technology (IT). In this class, you will learn foundational knowledge on computer hardware, software, networking, cybersecurity, troubleshooting, and emerging technologies. This class will prepare you for the CompTIA IT Fundamentals exam that can be a stepping stone to more advanced certifications such as CompTIA A+. CompTIA A+ Certificate CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for establishing a career in IT, and it is the foundation of an IT career. A+ candidates are better prepared to troubleshoot and problem solve a wider variety of issues, ranging from networking and operating systems to mobile devices and security. In this 4-week, 40-hour bootcamp class, get hands-on experience in a classroom led by highly qualified instructors. Prerequisite includes current IT Essentials Certification or equivalent with instructor permission. CompTIA Network+ Certificate CompTIA Network+ verifies that you have the essential knowledge and skills in networking to develop a career in IT infrastructure. It prepares candidates to support the network regardless of the platform, forming the foundation needed before specializing in a vendor solution. Work in a lab setting in a classroom with highly qualified instructors, and learn how to troubleshoot, configure, and manage common network and wired devices. Prerequisite includes current A+ Certification or equivalent with instructor permission. CompTIA Security+ Certificate CompTIA Security+ is a global certification that validates the baseline skills necessary to perform core security functions and pursue an IT security career emphasizing hands-on practical skills, ensuring the security professional is better prepared to problem solve a wider variety of issues. Develop your skills over 40 hours in a hands-on learning classroom led by highly qualified instructors. Prerequisite includes current Network+ Certification or equivalent with instructor permission.

For more information, see page 8 or call 509-533-8486.


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Spring registration opens February 26! Call 509-279-6030 to register • TABLE OF CONTENTS • Business & Professional Development.......2 TO STAY CURRENT WITH OUR SCHEDULE AND OFFERINGS

Certificate Programs........................................... 8 Social Media & Marketing.................................12 Computers & Technology................................. 14 Teacher Education............................................. 16

We welcome new instructors! Do you have expertise or a hobby you are passionate about? Do you have experience and expertise you want to share with others? Do you feel there are community members who are interested in your topic and who want to learn? • Adult Family Home Administrator • Dementia & Mental Health Specialty • Home Care Aide • Blogging

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Grant Writing Foreign Language Arts & Crafts Outdoor Pursuits Other ideas welcome!

If you are qualified to teach a class listed above, please email ce@ccs.spokane.edu or call 509-533-8483.

Health & Medical............................................... 19 Personal Interest.........................................22 Art & Design....................................................... 22 Music................................................................... 24 Photography....................................................... 25 Fitness & Sports................................................. 26 Special Interest................................................... 28 Cuisine & Libations............................................31 Registration and Information....................32

Corporate/Customized Training Whether your organization requires a one-day workshop or an in-depth program of ongoing training and instruction, Community Colleges of Spokane’s Center for Workforce & Continuing Education (CWCE) offers corporate educational expertise and flexible training solutions to meet all of your unique business needs.

Let us help you assess and tailor your training to suit your employees and your organization. To gain immediate measurable returns on your training investment, contact: 509-533-8476 | ce@ccs.spokane.edu

For registration information see page 32

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Business & Professional Development Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Business Writing

This course explains financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses and provides practical techniques that increase your effectiveness. Understand the seven steps in the accounting cycle and use financial information in decision making. 3124 BUSPD 101 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195

Take away the key practices you need to develop and hone your business writing communication effectively and successfully. Get the best practices for crafting effective, professional business documents. Find out how to avoid grammatical pitfalls. And acquire business writing principles that will be good for years to come. 3743 BUSPD 216 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195

3125 BUSPD 101

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Advanced Data Analysis After taking this course, you will be able to perform inquiries that will be useful to your business or organization, and have the skill necessary to communicate these results through graphs and text that your fellow employees will understand. Take the guesswork out of important company decisions and make decisions based on statistically significant information. Whether your business is home based or a large company, this class will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned. 1596 BUSPD 102 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3128 BUSPD 102 Online

3744 BUSPD 216

Online

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $195

Applying Lean Sigma Practices to HR Functions Develop the mindset of Lean Operational Excellence, an advanced problem solving approach that facilitates continuous improvement within the organization through the identification and elimination of waste. Lean principles can also be used to streamline processes in the human resource functions such as recruiting, hiring, training, compensating and managing performance. Find out about Lean concepts, tools, and methods with which you can benchmark and assess problems, and lead continuous improvement efforts to resolve them. 3483 BUSPD 189 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $245

Online

Building a Solid Foundation for TrueWealth: Your Blueprint for Success This course will teach you a practical and simple solution for protecting your wealth, creating predictable streams of income, and providing useful strategies to increase your wealth. Learn the strategies that protect you and match your lifelong financial needs. (Cost does not include workbook) Steve Minnich, MAEd 5288 BUSPD 205 4/21-4/28 S 1 0AM-2PM $95

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm TBA

Cash is King Discover how to maximize cash flow, learn the importance of cash, and find out your role in cash flow success. 3126 BUSPD 167 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195 Online

Creating Community & Social Change

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From elected officials to the CEO of Apple, leaders are now urging people in the workplace and community to participate in community and social change to help improve communities and society. Discover how social change happens, and doesn’t, and how you can influence change. Then explore working within an established organization versus creating your own group for change. Finally, learn different change strategies and techniques to highlight issues and improve your community and society for all. 1626 BUSPD 212 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195

Online

Collaborative Management Whether you manage or lead people, collaborative skills are essential to help harness the energy of groups and teams for maximum performance and productivity. Knowledge of collaborative skills will enable you to gain participation quickly, get input and buy-in for building consensus and plan for cooperation to get crucial projects completed. This course will help you explore the principles of collaborative management and gain insight on how to expand your collaborative skills for success of your team or organization. 3792 BUSPD 221 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $245

Online

Conflict Management Discover a workable conflict management model, discuss case studies, and take away successful strategies to apply in your workplace. 3417 BUSPD 108 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $245 3418 BUSPD 108

CWCE provides online learning opportunities to accommodate any schedule!

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $195

Online

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $245

Questions? Please call 509-533-8482 or email ce@ccs.spokane.edu Spring 2018


Creating High Performance Virtual Teams

New!

Building on the foundation learned in Introduction to Leading Virtual Teams, this course includes how to organize the team and then how to empower communication between team members while meeting the individual team member’s needs. You will also learn processes used by most high performing virtual teams. Finally, the course will cover the leaders’ role in developing highly engaged team members including how to build trust, commitment, respect and empowerment. 1623 BUSPD 210 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 Online

Customer Service Leadership From selecting customer service oriented employees to developing the best processes, you’ll find simple ways to increase your bottom line with outstanding customer service. By saving time and building a strong customer base, you will develop lifelong customers. 3754 BUSPD 218 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195 Online

Cyber Security for Managers

Effective Copywriting Come away with the tools and techniques you need to improve your copywriting skills and learn how to avoid the common writing mistakes that can hold you back. 3212 BUSPD 191 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195 Online

Embracing Sustainability in the Workplace It’s a smart business practice and the right thing to do. Find out how to implement sustainability solutions for your workplace. Gain practical information for yourself and your employees to begin on Monday morning.  Brand your organization in the world of environmental stewardship. 1597 BUSPD 192 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3133 BUSPD 192 Online

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Entrepreneur Boot Camp Starting a business is something that all of us have thought about at one time or another. Everyone wants to be their own boss.  Yet statistics show that most businesses fail within the first five years. This course provides insight into the characteristics, knowledge and skills needed to become a successful entrepreneur. 3138 BUSPD 115 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195

Be proactive against cyber terrorism. This course covers common attacks including viruses, malware, and spyware in addition to intrusion detection, prevention, and disaster recovery planning. 3132 BUSPD 111 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195

3139 BUSPD 115

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Developing Your Leadership Skills

Entrepreneurial Marketing

This course is for future and emerging leaders in Generation Y. Discover the key concepts of being a leader and best strategies for developing leadership skills. Learn the unspoken secrets of leaders and strategies they employ for influencing others. 3487 BUSPD 113 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $145

Online

Have you ever wondered how do I get to that next level in my career? What does it take?  This course will help you identify those skills that all great leaders possess, while learning new skills that will help take you to the next level.  1619 BUSPD 114 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $145 3488 BUSPD 114 Online

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With an emphasis on customer-driven marketing decisions, you will learn how to build a strong brand, analyze which tactics to use, and implement your marketing plan. Whether you are starting a business or growing an existing one, you will take away practical marketing tips and tools that you can use to improve your marketing efforts. 1612 BUSPD 116 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3140 BUSPD 116

Developing Your Professional Career

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Extraordinary Customer Service Extraordinary customer service comes from focusing on the essential elements that yield big results. Discover how easy it is to take your customer service from ordinary to extraordinary. 3214 BUSPD 117 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $145

Online

Registration now available call 509-279-6030

Challenge your mental muscles and make new friends. Learn the game of bridge! For more information visit ccs.spokane.edu/workforce For registration information see page 32

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Financial Analysis and Planning for Non-Financial Managers Designed for non-financial managers, business owners, entrepreneurs, and other decision-makers, this advanced course will take the mystery out of money matters. Throughout this course, financial information that drives your organization will be assessed and analyzed to understand it. An understanding of these reports will help you make smart decisions when it comes to budgeting, setting goals, and assessing performance within your own area of influence. 1595 BUSPD 193 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3127 BUSPD 193 Online

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $195

Funding Your Business

SFCC Bachelor of Applied Science Programs Do you have an associate’s and want to earn a bachelor’s degree? Are you a working professional who needs a flexible schedule?

Enroll in these degrees designed for you! • Cyber Security NEW!

3137 BUSPD 168 Online

Finding new clients or customers can be challenging, reaching out to them and actually making a sale is a whole other thing. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned professional, understanding the basic steps of sales and freeing your mind of negativity is the foundation to your business success. Save time, money and effort with these tried and true proven sales techniques that are guaranteed to deliver proven results. 3722 BUSPD 214 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195

Online

• Applied Management

Google Analytics

Accelerate your degree with Prior Learning Assessment Earn credits for: • Work experience • Select industry or military training • Advanced Placement, CLEP, DSST, and International Baccalaureate scores For more information contact a program coordinator at PLA_SFCC@sfcc.spokane.edu

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $195

Getting Started in Sales

• Information Systems and Technology

Call 509-533-3522 or email BAS@sfcc.spokane.edu

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What does it take to have a financially feasible business? The short answer is Money! But, where does this money come from? Come explore your business’s financial feasibility in three areas—start-up or expansion, profits, and cash. Then, you will explore potential debt and equity sources of funds to help support these areas and create a financially successful venture. 1610 BUSPD 168 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195

If you are not reviewing your website statistics, then you are missing several key opportunities to profit from website traffic. Aimed at nontechnical users, this course teaches you how to use website analytics on the world-standard Google Analytics, a free online tool. 3798 BUSPD 119 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3799 BUSPD 119 Online

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $195

How to Avoid Fatal Leadership Errors Review cases of real leaders in business, education, and government who experienced initial success but ultimately failed because of their own actions. Find out the leading errors, inappropriate dispositions and attitudes, and lack of knowledge and skills. You will take away several practical recommendations to help you minimize these errors and help you perform your leadership role to an optimal level of efficiency. 1620 BUSPD 176 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $145

Online

Spring 2018


Improving Email Promotions

Keys to Customer Service

Find out how to analyze your email response rates including open rates and click through rates. Learn how to improve your email promotion and responses by tracking when to email, what to email, and testing email copy. 3805 COMTE 136 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195

Discover the direct relationship between customer service skills and career achievement. Become skilled at being an exceptional service provider. 3215 BUSPD 128 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $145

3806 COMTE 136 Online

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $195

Introduction to Data Analysis Data analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace. Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze these data to see trends and make predictions. 3130 BUSPD 124 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3131 BUSPD 124 Online

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Intermediate Data Analysis Look at relationships between variables and product recognition as it relates to subsequent product purchase. This Intermediate Data Analysis course introduces statistics behind group differences and relationships. 3129 BUSPD 122 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195 Online

Introduction to Project Management Project management is one of the fastest paths to promotion by increasing your network through greater exposure. You will have the skills, tools and templates to confidently develop and maintain a project. An overview of salaries, certification costs, education and experience requirements is provided. We hope you will choose Project Management as a career. 3756 BUSPD 219 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3757 BUSPD 219 Online

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $195

Job Searching Tips with an Executive Recruiter New! Learn to serve as your own personal headhunter by modeling your job-search efforts after work that professional executive recruiters perform in placing top-quality candidates into Fortune 500 Companies. Use the comprehensive systems approach utilized by engineers to help resolve your employment problems in the most effective and efficient manner possible. Taught by CWCE instructor Don Hite, a chemical engineer who is a nationally-recognized Executive Recruiter. Don is a published author with over 25 years of recruiting experience and over 500 paid placements in high-tech industries with corporate clients such as: Amergen, American Electric Power, California Steel, Calpine, Energy Northwest, Entergy, Exelon, FirstEnergy, Fluor Hanford, General Chemical, General Electric, Google, Niagara Mohawk, and Westinghouse. Don Hite 5146 BUSPD 208 4/2-4/6 MWF 5:30-8:30PM $95 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm TBD For registration information see page 32

3216 BUSPD 128

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $145

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Leadership Principles Become an effective leader and discover your style of leadership. Learn about task completion, building relationships with subordinates, becoming socially perceptive to changes in the workplace, utilizing your emotions in a positive and effective manner, and addressing challenging goals. 3489 BUSPD 129 6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $145

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Lean Six Sigma In today’s world, Lean is a part of the business environment. Lean Six Sigma attacks inefficiencies, non-value added wastes caused by defects, non value-added flow of information or materials, non-productive time, data storage, stacks of inventory, overproduction and extra processing. No pre-requisites required! 1624 BUSPD 211 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $245 3715 BUSPD 211 Online

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $245

Legal Office Administration This course seeks to enable students to acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for becoming an exceptional legal practitioner in an administrative capacity. It is a bridge course designed to provide students with the tools to develop a thorough understanding of legal office procedures including database management, the preparation of legal documentation including research, legal accounting methods, legal analysis, communications and ethics. 1613 BUSPD 195 4/2-4/7 ARR ARR $245

Online

Management Boot Camp Enhance your management skills through this course for supervisors, managers, and emerging leaders. Nothing creates success like a solid foundation. Discover the keys for effectively managing your employees. Find out how to create clear expectations, engage and motivate employees, and increase your effectiveness through use of the DiSC personality profile (included). 3716 BUSPD 135 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $295 3717 BUSPD 135 Online

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $295

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Managing Generations In the Workplace

Office Operations

Get an understanding of managing workers in different generations in the workplace. Discover what motivates each generation at work, what incentives they respond to, and what messages they value. Generations X and Y are significantly different than the Boomer generation. Each generation has different expectations and styles of work in the workplace. 1625 BUSPD 137 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $175

Discover strategies for focusing on specific office outcomes and operating a high-functioning office. Office operations refer to the administration and management of office business practices to support the highest level of efficiency and productivity within an organization. Learn how to design, implement, evaluate, and maintain the process of work within your office. 3134 BUSPD 197 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195

3718 BUSPD 137 Online

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $175

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Managing Productivity Whether you are measuring and documenting your own productivity or managing the productivity of others, acquire the four new management systems and procedures to maximize productivity in your work organization. Move your skill set from the last century’s system of managing time to this century’s managing of productivity. With a growing number of people in the workforce working remotely, only these four new management systems allow you to successfully manage both office or on-site workers and those working from a distance, including home. 1617 BUSPD 207 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $245 3206 BUSPD 207 Online

6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $245

Negotiation: Get What You Want Negotiation is a key skill for success in business and everyday life. Understanding negotiation strategies helps clarify what you want, prioritize needs, and ensure you gain what is essential. Learn skills that help others get what they want to improve relationships and increase your success in the future. Learn to plan, implement, and win in the bargaining process. 3419 BUSPD 141 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195

Online

New 21st Century Strategies for Productivity and Time Management Time is even more valuable in this century than in the last. How effectively you manage your time and productivity can affect your business and personal life in so many ways. You’ll get tips and techniques you won’t get anywhere else for managing time and increasing productivity. Whether you are managing your own time, or others’ time, come away with proven tips to put into practice on Monday morning. 3207 BUSPD 196 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3208 BUSPD 196 Online

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3135 BUSPD 197

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Onboarding New Employees Ensure a smooth transition from best candidate to star employee. Onboarding is the process of socializing new employees into the organization. 3484 BUSPD 171 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3485 BUSPD 171 Online

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Power Selling No matter what product or service you represent, there are powerful strategies that will help you become a top-producing sales person. Gain a better understanding of the importance of the sales function and learn new skills in relationship management, prospecting, customer management, and delivering a compelling sales presentation. Move yourself or your sales team to increased success. 1598 BUSPD 206 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3136 BUSPD 206 Online

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Program Evaluation for Nonprofits Enhance your understanding of program evaluation within the nonprofit context. Find out how to improve your evaluation planning, data collection, data analysis and data use.  Special attention will be paid to the real-world challenges that organizations may face when conducting evaluation, including staff time, costs and reporting evaluation results to funders. By the close of the course, you will have a complete program logic model and evaluation plan ready for implementation. 1621 BUSPD 146 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $245

Online

Project Management Processes Acquire a well-rounded knowledge of the five Project Management Processes relating to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Guide. This basic information will assist you in learning the beginnings of Project Management, whether you are interested in project management, in a project management field, or in any line of work.  Come away with a solid foundation of the five processes to learn and use when any type of project occurs in your employment arena. 3789 BUSPD 220 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195 Online

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Project Management Knowledge Areas This course introduces the student to the ten (10) Project management Knowledge Areas and their support role and relationships to the five (5) Project Management Processes. 1622 BUSPD 209 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3714 BUSPD 209 Online

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Self-Publishing eBooks Discover what makes a great ebook and how to create, format, and publish your eBook. Learn steps necessary to create your eBook with text, photos, illustrations, audio, videos, and hyperlinks to websites. 3480 BUSPD 148 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195

Online

The Business Plan This course teaches basics of the entrepreneurial planning process, culminating in the development of an early-stage business plan. By preparing your business concept, building your plan, and evaluating your business for feasibility you gain knowledge critical for business start-up and development. 3141 BUSPD 150 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195

Online

Using Personality Profiles for Better Work Performance Understanding yourself and others will increase your overall effectiveness at work, home, and in all of your relationships. Learn how to improve your communication with others, convey your ideas effectively, and improve your ability to understand what is important to those who don’t share your same style. Course fee includes your own DiSC Behavioral Personality Profile assessment and review. 1618 BUSPD 209 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $295 3420 BUSPD 209 Online

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Writing News and Press Releases Being able to write a good news story, press release or publicity notice is a skill that can set you apart in the workplace. Getting the word out is an essential activity for every organization. Acquire the skills good journalists have and learn how to craft a news story, press release or publicity notice that will get attention. 1614 BUSPD 199 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3213 BUSPD 199

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Your Workplace, Your Employees & The Law Designed for non-lawyers, this course will provide business owners, managers, supervisors, and HR professionals with a roadmap for effectively handling complicated employee-related issues that affect today’s work environment. 3486 BUSPD 200 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195

Online

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Study Electronics at SCC!

Earn an Associate of Applied Science degree as a Biomedical Equipment Technician or an Electronics Engineering Technician. Learn about:

• Internet of Things • Photonics • Microprocessors • AC/DC Theory • Wireless Communications • And more! Classes start in Fall and Winter Quarters. For more information call 509-533-7133. ARR=Arranged

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Certificate Programs

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ACADEMY CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certificate

New!

CompTIA IT Fundamentals is designed to help you learn more about the world of information technology (IT). In this class, you will learn foundational knowledge on computer hardware, software, networking, cybersecurity, troubleshooting, and emerging technologies. This class will prepare you for the CompTIA IT Fundamentals exam that can be a stepping stone to more advanced certifications such as CompTIA A+. Earning your IT Fundamentals certification can help you feel more comfortable for a position as a sales associate, sales engineer, account manager, business development manager, product or marketing specialist or entry level customer support. Exam voucher (FC0-U51) and books are included (over a $150 value!). 5284 CRTPG 160 3/19-3/31 MW 6-9:30PM and S 8AM-12PM $1395

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 18, Rm 127B

CompTIA A+ Certificate

New!

CompTIA A+ is the industry standard for establishing a career in IT, and it is the foundation of an IT career. A+ candidates are better prepared to troubleshoot and problem solve a wider variety of issues, ranging from networking and operating systems to mobile devices and security. In this 4-week, 40-hour bootcamp class, get hands-on experience in a classroom led by highly qualified instructors. Prerequisite includes current IT Essentials Certification or equivalent with instructor permission. Earning your A+ certification gives you an internationally recognized credential. Leading companies around the world are hiring A+ certified professionals like you. Two exams are needed to certify; exam vouchers (220-901 and 220-902), additional virtual lab access, and books are included (over a $450 value!). 5285 CRTPG 161 4/2-4/28 MW 6-9PM and S 8AM-12PM $2395 Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 18, Rm 127B

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CompTIA Network+ Certificate

New!

CompTIA Network+ verifies that you have the essential knowledge and skills in networking to develop a career in IT infrastructure. It prepares candidates to support the network regardless of the platform, forming the foundation needed before specializing in a vendor solution. Work in a lab setting in a classroom with highly qualified instructors, and learn how to troubleshoot, configure, and manage common network and wired devices. Prerequisite includes current A+ Certification or equivalent with instructor permission. Earning your Network+ certification will help you advance toward a rewarding IT career as a network field technician, help desk technician, network support specialist, network administrator, or network analyst. Exam voucher (N10-007), and books are included (over a $350 value!). 5286 CRTPG 162 4/30-5/26 MW 6-9PM and S 8AM-12PM $2395 Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 18, Rm 127B

CompTIA Security+ Certificate

New!

CompTIA Security+ is a global certification that validates the baseline skills necessary to perform core security functions and pursue an IT security career emphasizing hands-on practical skills, ensuring the security professional is better prepared to problem solve a wider variety of issues. Develop your skills over 40 hours in a hands-on learning classroom led by highly qualified instructors. Prerequisite includes current Network+ Certification or equivalent with instructor permission. When you earn your CompTIA Security+ certification you’ll have the skills to secure a network and deter hackers. Exam voucher (SY0-501), and books are included (over a $350 value!). 5287 CRTPG 163 5/30-6/23 MW 6-9PM and S 8AM-12PM $2395

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 18, Rm 127B

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3D Printing for Educators Certificate

Digital Marketing (eMarketing) Certificate

This certificate covers how the technology works and then moves on to how to use it effectively. If participants have 3D printers, the instructors will customize the class as much as possible so participants can follow along on the hardware they have. If a participant does not yet have access to a 3D printer, the instructors can help participants define criteria to make decisions about appropriate hardware to buy. 3725 CRTPG 153 4/2-6/1 ARR ARR $345

Come get a fundamental yet advanced introduction to eMarketing, including improving email promotions, analyzing your web site traffic, doing search engine optimization, and how to successfully employ online advertising. 3807 CRTPG 130 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495 Online

3726 CRTPG 153

Entrepreneurial Finance Certificate

Online

6/4-7/27 ARR ARR $345

Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers Certificate Every successful person in the workplace utilizes financial information to aid effective decision making. The Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers explains the financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses and will provide practical techniques that will increase your effectiveness. 3727 CRTPG 142 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495 3728 CRTPG 142 Online

6/4-8/31 ARR ARR $495

Business Writing Certificate Begin with understanding the format, construction, and successful techniques of writing effective business reports and proposals. Then improve your skills with editing and proofreading. Finally, discover what good journalists know. Learn how to write a news story, press release or other publicity notice that zings. 3745 CRTPG 143 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495 3746 CRTPG 143 Online

6/4-8/31 ARR ARR $495

Customer Service Certificate Whether it relates to retaining customers, serving your audience, or turning inquiries from potential customers into sales, good customer service is now one of the central factors in organizational success. Learn to improve your customer service skills to enhance your career skill set, improve productivity, and increase your organization’s success. 3747 CRTPG 144 4/2-6/1 ARR ARR $245 3748 CRTPG 144

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Data Analysis Certificate Data Analysis is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after skills in the workplace. Companies have vast amounts of data, but it is rare to have someone with the ability to analyze that data to see trends and make predictions. Add a whole new skill set to your portfolio, and make a big difference in the success of your organization by acquiring data analysis skills. 3729 CRTPG 104 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495

Online

For registration information see page 32

3808 CRTPG 130

6/4-8/31

ARR ARR $495

Finance is a key to entrepreneurial success. The lack of financial knowledge about business and business start-ups is one of the leading causes of failure for entrepreneurial ventures. As an entrepreneur, you have limited time, and you certainly have limited resources, so knowing where to put your valuable time, and your limited resources, is critical to the success of your new venture. 3734 CRTPG 155 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495 3735 CRTPG 155

Online

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ARR ARR $495

Entrepreneurship Certificate Get the latest on planning your business, brainstorming business ideas and a checklist for going into business. Then learn how to create a business plan, including assessing business feasibility and prepare the management and financial plans.  Then take home a step by step approach to attract and keep customers, with an emphasis on customer-driven marketing decisions and building a strong brand. 3736 CRTPG 112 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495 3737 CRTPG 112

Online

6/4-8/31

ARR ARR $495

Flagger/Traffic Control Earn your Washington State Traffic Control card in just eight hours. This intensive one-day course is designed with lecture, reading, and hands-on training to meet required state certification. Certification card issued upon completion of the course, but must be renewed every three years. Parking fee required. Cindy Close 1592 CRTPG 113 4/13 F 8AM-4:30PM Dan Gadd

1593 CRTPG 113 5/14 M 8AM-4:30PM Cindy Close

1594 CRTPG 113 6/8 F 8AM-4:30PM

$95 $95 $95

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

Anytime, anywhere—many classes available online. For additional class information and registration, go online:

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Game Design Certificate

Mobile Marketing Certificate

Games are increasingly recognized as a tool that can serve many business purposes beyond entertainment. This certificate provides you with a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment. 3741 CRTPG 158 4/2-6/1 ARR ARR $395

You will learn how mobile marketing can increase your capabilities to retain current customers and gain new ones. Find out about proximity marketing, mobile marketing metrics, and developing a mobile marketing campaign for your organization. 3819 CRTPG 118 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $595

3742 CRTPG 158

6/4-7/27 ARR ARR $395

Online

Google Tools Certificate Learn more about Google Analytics, Google apps for business, and Google+. Acquire new tips and techniques for greater productivity, effectiveness and even profitability for your work. 3800 CRTPG 146 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495 3801 CRTPG 146

Online

6/4-8/31

ARR ARR $495

This certificate provides practical information on advancing leadership potential and making a difference in the workplace. Find out what it takes to become an effective leader and discover your style of leadership. 3755 CRTPG 106 6/4-8/31 ARR ARR $395

Online

Management Certificate Enhance your management skills through this program for supervisors, managers, and emerging leaders. Nothing creates success like a solid foundation. Discover the keys for effectively managing your employees. Find out how to create clear expectations, engage and motivate employees, and increase your effectiveness. 3730 CRTPG 137 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $595 3731 CRTPG 137

6/4-8/31

ARR ARR $595

Mastering Video Marketing Certificate Video marketing is the latest hot new marketing trend. Shoppers who viewed product videos were 144% more likely to add the product to their cart. Video with good SEO has a 53% higher chance of showing up on page one of Google searches. When done correctly, video can tell a story, and stories connect people. Video also leads to an emotion ‘trigger’ that plain text cannot do. 3812 CRTPG 121 4/2-6/1 ARR ARR $395 3813 CRTPG 121 Online

6/4-7/27 ARR

ARR $395

For additional class information and registration, go online: www.ccs.spokane.edu/ContinuingEd

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Office Operations Certificate Efficient office operations can mean the difference between being in the black and being in the red. The strategies and benchmarks of office operations increase the productivity of every person in your organization. Position yourself in your organization as the one who knows what to get done, and how to get things done in office operations. 3730 CRTPG 137 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495 3731 CRTPG 137 6/4-8/31

Online

Leadership Development Certificate

Online

3820 CRTPG 118

Online

ARR ARR $495

Presentation Media Certificate Whether your presentation is online or in-person, presentation media not only enhance your message but often make your message successful. Find out how to use Prezi, the new slide software that goes beyond one-dimensional presentations, and the finer points of Photoshop for presentations. 3750 CRTPG 147 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495 3751 CRTPG 147

Online

6/4-8/31

ARR ARR $495

Product Prototyping on a Budget Certificate Creating a prototype of a product used to be a very expensive proposition. Now, with the availability of consumer-level 3D printers and relatively easy-toprogram custom electronics controlled by processors like the Arduino, it is possible to prototype many types of products yourself. This certificate consists of two classes; either one can be taken first. 3739 CRTPG 157 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $395

Online

Productivity and Time Management Certificate New! Boost your productivity by managing your time better. Discover the Top Ten most effective time management techniques to increase your work outcomes without spending more time. Take home new 21st century techniques and strategies. Then find out about the exciting Productivity eTools that are available now, and utilize technology to boost your productivity. Finally, get the latest best information on documenting your own productivity, and managing the productivity of others. 3739 CRTPG 157 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $595 3740 CRTPG 157

Online

6/4-8/31

ARR ARR $595

Spring 2018


Project Management Certificate

Small Business Boot Camp

In today’s business environment, there is a need for good project management. Project management provides visibility of project health to the business and the customer. Through continuous monitoring, early detection of variations to plan, schedule, and budget can be communicated to stakeholders for quick resolution, including project cancellation.  3790 CRTPG 132 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495

Small Business Boot Camp is an accelerated program that enables you to take the next step in launching your small business. Small Business Boot Camp prepares you to utilize local resources available to small businesses, determine the viability of your small business plan or business idea, establish your start-up costs, find customers, and market to your audience. The CCS Foundation has generously provided scholarships to help registration costs for the first 20 participants: Pay only $250 for this 8-week workshop to success. 4229 CRTPG 131 4/24-6/14 TTH 5:30-8PM $395

3791 CRTPG 132

Online

6/4-8/31

ARR ARR $495

Spokane Community College, Bldg. 1, Rm 131

Sales Certificate Whether you are a beginner new to the sales process or a seasoned professional who loves selling, understanding the basic steps of sales and freeing your mind of negativity is the foundation to your business success. Gain a better understanding of the importance of the sales function and learn new skills in relationship management, prospecting, customer management, and delivering a compelling sales presentation. Move yourself or your sales team to increased success. 3732 CRTPG 154 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $495 3733 CRTPG 154

Online

6/4-8/31

ARR ARR $495

Workplace Communication Certificate Good communication in the workplace is more important than ever and critical to your career advancement and success. Take back a workable conflict management model, along with successful and practical conflict management strategies, then work with a pro to learn how to improve your negotiation skills. Finally, find out more about yourself and others using personality profiles for better work performance. 3752 CRTPG 148 4/2-6/29 ARR ARR $595 3753 CRTPG 148

Online

6/4-8/31

ARR ARR $595

New! Certificate for Beginning Floral Design Learn the basics of floral design in this 10-week intensive certificate program. In this program, there will be lecture and lab. Learn the principles of design and how to utilize them in your floral designs. Start with the basics and work toward intermediate level. All flowers and reading materials are included in the price of the class. You will earn a Certificate for Beginning Floral Design. Instructor Loretta Etchison has been in the floral industry for 30 years, with 16 years at SCC. Ideal for budding florists but also great for floral hobbyists and enthusiasts! For more information see page 22 or call 509-533-8483 For registration information see page 32

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Social Media & Marketing Advanced Mobile Marketing

Introduction to Mobile Marketing

After taking this course, you will be able to perform inquiries that will be useful to your business or organization, and have the skill necessary to communicate these results through graphs and text that your fellow employees will understand. Take the guesswork out of important company decisions and make decisions based on statistically significant information. Whether your business is home based or a large company, this class will take you to the next level where important decision-making is concerned. 3817 BUSPD 104 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $245

Find out about location-based marketing, mobile payments, QR codes, applications, and mobile coupons. Learn how mobile marketing can increase your capabilities to retain current customers and gain new ones. 3815 BUSPD 126 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $245

3818 BUSPD 104 6/4-6/29 ARR

Online

ARR

$245

Boosting Your Website Traffic Acquire the basic skills to boost your website traffic. Learn how to analyze your visitor traffic, use search engine optimization to get greater visibility in Google searches, and redesign your website copy to increase your visitors and results. 3802 BUSPD 106 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195 Online

Savvy organizations across the globe are investing in building cell phone apps for reaching customers. Learn step-by-step instructions on how nontechnical users can build, deploy, and market smartphone applications across Android, iPhone, and Blackberry platforms. 3814 BUSPD 110 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $245

Online

Google+ has surpassed Twitter to become the second largest social network behind Facebook. Discover the best ways to use this popular and emerging social media platform to raise your online profile and connect with current and potential new contacts. You’ll learn the advantages of using Google+, how it can help your organization to engage existing users, and grow your base and techniques for using the platform to create relationships, and expand your reach and knowledge in particular subject matter areas. 3795 COMTE 108 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 ARR

$195

Students will be exposed to a powerful, concise way to present information. The course begins with a history of Infographics and the types of infographics used in Business, Education and Industry. Students will be exposed to Pinterest and other web-based sources of infographics. 3414 COMTE 141 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3415 COMTE 141 6/4-6/29 ARR ARR

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Online Advertising Get the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization. See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works.  Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns. Learn how you can target local audiences.  Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach. 3803 BUSPD 143 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3804 BUSPD 143 6/4-6/29 ARR

Online

ARR

$195

This course enables both successful sales people and those new to the sales profession, to leverage powerful social media sales solutions designed to help you save time, save money and make money throughout the sales cycle from prospecting to referrals to closing sales. 3723 BUSPD 215 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3724 BUSPD 215 6/4-6/29 ARR ARR $195

Video Marketing Find out how to shoot simple, effective videos without costly fancy equipment or savvy technical skills. Discover the secrets to creating content that commands attention. Learn how to dominate Google and YouTube with your video and to strategically use YouTube to market your business 24/7 -- even while you sleep. 3809 BUSPD 153 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $245 3810 BUSPD 153 6/4-6/29 ARR

Online

ARR

$245

YouTube for Business

Infographics

Online

$245

Online

Google +

Online

ARR

Strategic Selling with Social Media

Creating Cell Phone Apps for Your Business

3796 COMTE 108 6/4-6/29 ARR

3816 BUSPD 126 6/4-6/29 ARR

Online

$195

Discover the power of video for your organization, and how to use video as a marketing tool to reach and serve more people. Find out what types of video work best on YouTube, how other businesses use YouTube, how to create your own YouTube channel, and the techniques of adding captions, annotations, and other extra features. 3811 BUSPD 155 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $245

Online

Spring 2018


C W C E C O M M U N I T Y C O R N E R F E AT U R E :

Banking Academy

The Center for Workforce & Continuing Education designed the Fundamentals for Banking Academy in collaboration with local financial institutions and credit unions to best meet industry need.

The Banking Academy focuses on banking fundamentals and provides participants with the soft-skills to work in a customer service and sales environment. Additionally, workshops on résumé writing and interviewing are included. The program closes with a round of speed interviews with representatives from local financial institutions. In the last year, one-third of the program’s graduates have been hired and are currently working in the financial industry. Anna Lord, Banking Academy alumna said that “Fundamentals of Banking Academy through CCS is a great class to take if you want to change your career path to go into banking.” “Despite the name, it’s more than just banking; you also get an equal dose of customer service and selling fundamentals. Anyone either entering the business world or just needing a refresher of the nuts and bolts would benefit” said, Michael Richards, another graduate of the program.

For more information on this program, and for future offerings, please contact ce@ccs.spokane.edu For registration information see page 32

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Computers & Technology 3D Printing: Introduction

Excel 2013 — Bundle Deal!

Take your design ideas to the next level and turn your creative concepts into tangible realities! This class is intended to be an introduction to 3D printing, including 12 hours of in-person instruction in a lab with multiple printers for student use. Use cutting-edge technology to learn how to design and create small inventions to take home! Class will meet every other Saturday. Chris Cecil 4228 COMTE 147 4/7-5/12 S 1-4PM $150

Take all three levels of Excel 2013 for a reduced price. Parking fee required. Excel 2013 Foundations, Apr 13, 9AM-4PM Excel 2013 Intermediate, Apr 20, 9AM-4PM Excel 2013 Advanced, Apr 27, 9AM-4PM 3652 COMTE 122 4/13-4/27 F 9AM-4PM $395

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm TBD

3D Printed Science and Math: Visualizations and Experiments A 3D printer can be used to teach science and math in two ways: when a teacher creates an accurate 3D model of a concept for students to handle, or to design a “starter set” model that students can then alter and use as the basis for explorations. The instructors will impart ideas for developing appropriate content of concepts ranging from kindergarten to grad school and will teach participants to use the free and open source 3D modeling program OpenSCAD. The class assumes participants already know the basics of using a 3D printer. 3719 COMTE 147 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $245

Online

Excel 2013 — Foundations Gain a foundational understanding of the basic functions and features of Excel 2013. Learn how to efficiently track and analyze data utilizing the program’s powerful commands and settings to develop electronic worksheets, calculate simple formulas, apply formatting, and employ time-saving tools like the new Flash Fill. Parking fee required. 3649 COMTE 123 4/13 F 9AM-4PM $150 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 6

Excel 2013 — Intermediate Expand your knowledge of Excel’s robust commands to create advanced workbooks capable of extracting actionable information from raw data. Explore higher-level functionality to customize the Excel environment, create complex formulas and analyze data using tables, charts, and specialty formatting. Parking fee required. 3650 COMTE 124 4/20 F 9AM-4PM $150

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 6

Excel 2013 — Advanced Tap into the full power of Excel to interpret in-depth data. Discover how to automate complex and repetitive tasks, construct elaborate formulas, link and consolidate multiple workbooks, create interactive forms, forecast goals, and collaborate with colleagues. Parking fee required. 3651 COMTE 121 4/27 F 9AM-4PM $150

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 6

Google Apps for Business Move beyond the basic features you figured out on your own. Learn the advanced time-saving tips and strategies to get more done in you work and personal life. 3797 COMTE 137 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195

Online

Graphic Design for Visual Presentations Make your visual presentations look professional and communicate effectively. Get the latest most advanced techniques on graphic design principles, including page layout, typography and basic design considerations. Take away more skills to create an effective and beautiful visual presentation on any presentation software program that you choose. 1615 COMTE 142 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195 3416 COMTE 142 6/4-6/29 ARR ARR Online

$195

Introduction to Game Design This course provides a general introduction to what goes into the design and development of both video and analog games, with a particular focus on the use of games outside of consumer entertainment. By completing this course, you can take the first steps into understanding game design, and how it can be applied in your field. 3209 COMTE 137 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $245 3210 COMTE 137 6/4-6/29 ARR ARR

Online

$245

Intermediate Video Game Design In this course you will learn the basics of video game design process, learn about the main video game genres, and use a game development application to begin your journey of making games. 3211 COMTE 143 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $245 Online

Anytime, anywhere—many classes available online. For additional class information and registration, go online:

www.ccs.spokane.edu/ContinuingEd

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 6

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Introduction to 3D Printing

QuickBooks - Keep Going!

In this online course, you will learn how to separate the real promise of the technology from the hype, and understand the workflow for a consumer-level 3D printer. You will become familiar with some typical online databases of objects available to print, and get a bit of experience with free or opensource software for all stages of the process. This class will be primarily focused to introduce you to the tools of the open 3D printer ecosystem, but the principles will apply to consumer 3D printers in general. 3720 COMTE 148 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $195

Learn to customize forms, create reports and graphs, track and pay sales tax in QuickBooks. This class also focuses extensively on payroll features. Parking fee required. Jane McCarville 3494 COMTE 114 5/11 F 9AM-4PM $150

3721 COMTE 148 6/4-6/29 ARR ARR

Online

$195

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 6

QuickBooks

Bundle Deal!

Take both levels of QuickBooks 2015 for a reduced price. Parking fee required. Jane McCarville 3495 COMTE 112 5/4-5/11 F 9AM-4PM $280

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 6

Photoshop for Presentations Acquire the skills to navigate an extensive list of Photoshop features.  You will gain both a foundational and advanced understanding of the popular software and practice the most commonly used methods, such as managing text, working with layers, and image file properties.  You will find out the purpose of each photo-editing tool and walk away with the skills to use them. You will even learn what the pros know.  3749 BUSPD 217 5/7-6/1 ARR ARR $195

CCS ONLINE

Online

Podcasting Businesses are turning to podcasting to grow their brand and connect with customers. Podcasting is experiencing a rebirth on mobiles. 3821 COMTE 134 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $245 3822 COMTE 134 6/4-6/29 ARR ARR Online

$245

Prototyping with Maker Electronics This class will survey and give you a start in understanding what you will need to learn to create awesome electronics projects for your makerspace, home or classroom. The course will include electronics like those in the Arduino ecosystem of microprocessors such as sensors, LEDs and other components. We will also cover the sewable circuits that are the underpinning of interactive fashion garments. You will also learn how to find and sort through the many free resources online. 1616 COMTE 146 4/2-4/27 ARR ARR $245 3142 COMTE 146 6/4-6/29 ARR ARR Online

$245

QuickBooks - Get Going! QuickBooks makes bookkeeping manageable and efficient. Learn how to set up the inventory or services you sell, invoice and receive payments from customers and enter and pay bills. Parking fee required. Jane McCarville 3493 COMTE 113 5/4 F 9AM-4PM $150

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 6 For registration information see page 32

Now you can earn your AA or Business transfer degree completely online. In addition to our AA and Business Transfer degrees, students can choose from a variety AAS degrees and certificates. All degrees and certificates can be earned in 24 months or less.

Consider becoming an online student. Online courses offer you the flexibility to obtain a degree while juggling your personal and professional life. Online students also have access to our online Student Success Coach, eTutoring, online counseling, and priority registration.

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Teacher Education Advanced Classroom Management: Children as Change Agents

Drugs & Alcohol in Schools: Understanding Substance Use & Abuse

Geared primarily for professionals serving youth exhibiting behavior problems in the school or community, this course focuses on cognitive and cognitive-behavioral interventions with an emphasis on teaching students how to manage their own behavior. Previous knowledge of traditional behavioral concepts and strategies is required. 3758 EDCE 110 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

This course is designed to help the learner gain a more comprehensive understanding of alcohol, drugs, and their influences in the classroom. Understand a basic historical perspective of substance use along with the biological, psychological, and social factors that comprise the disease of addiction. 3763 EDCE 115 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Online 30 CH

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: Information & Interventions for Effective Teaching

Early Childhood: Family-Centered Services

This course covers the history of the disorder, accepted methods to assess and identify students with the disorder, and various methods, medications, and strategies that are currently used to treat it. 3759 EDCE 111 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

In this course you will learn what is meant by family-centered services as it applies to diverse systems of care, gain an understanding of family diversity, and explore the major stress factors facing families today. 3764 EDCE 116 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Online 30 CH

Autism & Asperger’s Disorder: Information & Effective Intervention Strategies

Early Childhood: Observation & Assessment

The course helps the learner understand why individuals with Autism spectrum disorders behave the way they do, and what you can do to enhance more appropriate behavior as well as what resources are available. 3760 EDCE 112 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

This course explores observation and assessment instruments, as well as recommended practices and available resources for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. Content includes an emphasis on observing young children and assessing their early childhood learning environments. 3765 EDCE 117 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 30 CH

Online 45 CH

Behavior is Language: Strategies for Managing Disruptive Behavior

Early Childhood: Program Planning

Topics covered include behavioral techniques and intervention strategies that remediate disruptive behaviors and reduce power struggles while increasing classroom control, reducing educator workload, and helping prevent burnout. 3761 EDCE 113 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 45 CH

Child Abuse: Working with Abused & Neglected Children Designed to help the learner identify and effectively teach students affected by child abuse and/or neglect, this course covers how to recognize the signs of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse, and physical and emotional neglect in students. Note: This course meets the child abuse and neglect educational requirement in most states. 3762 EDCE 114 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

This course is designed to give you a new perspective on planning and implementing developmentally appropriate programs for young children from birth through age eight. In this course you will learn what is meant by curriculum, assessment, evaluation, and program planning as these terms apply to early childhood education. 3766 EDCE 118 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 45 CH

Early Childhood: Typical & Atypical Development This course explores contemporary best practice and perspectives on early childhood development. Content includes patterns and sequences of typical development for children from birth to six years. Emphasis is on individual differences, cultural influences, and the impact of developmental delay and disability during infancy, toddlerhood, and the preschool years. 3767 EDCE 119 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 45 CH

CWCE partners with VESi Virtual Education Software to provide online learning opportunities to educators who would like to earn continuing education clock hours (CH). 16

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Eductional Assessment: Assessing Student Learning in the Classroom The focus of the course is on assessment for instructional programming and will outline procedures for designing or selecting, administering, and interpreting a variety of informal assessment measures typically used in schools. 3768 EDCE 120 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Reading & Writing in Content Area The material stresses the skills of vocabulary building, comprehension, and writing, as well as methods for motivating adolescents to read and write. The course also provides information on recognizing reading difficulties, assessing textbooks, and the integration of reading strategies within a content area. 3773 EDCE 125 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Online 30 CH

Harassment, Bullying & Cyber-Intimidation in Schools

Reading Fundamentals #1: An Introduction to Scientifically-Based Research

This course will discuss definitions and the personal, social, and legal ramifications associated with sexual harassment, bullying, and cyber-intimidation. We will explore preventative strategies as well as how school staff can address these issues when they occur. 3769 EDCE 121 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Inclusion: Working with Students with Special Needs in General Education Classrooms This course is designed to help special and general educators gain a better understanding of inclusion, one of the current educational reform movements that advocates educating students with disabilities in the general education classrooms. 3770 EDCE 122 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Infant & Toddler Mental Health: Issues & Information for Educators This course is designed to help educators achieve a better understanding of infant and toddler mental health, child development, and strategies that can be used to promote positive relationships with children and their families. 3771 EDCE 123 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Learning Disabilities: Practical Information for the Classroom Teacher This course describes diverse theoretical approaches to handling learning disabilities in the classroom. It lays the foundation for sensitive, appropriate, assessment and evaluation of students. In addition, this course covers program planning and implementation. 3772 EDCE 124 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 45 CH

It is recommended that the Reading Fundamentals courses be taken sequentially; however, it is not mandatory that all three courses be taken. 3774 EDCE 126 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Reading Fundamentals #2: Laying the Foundation for Effective Reading Instruction It is recommended that the Reading Fundamentals courses be taken sequentially; however, it is not mandatory that all three courses be taken. 3775 EDCE 127 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Reading Fundamentals #3: The Elements of Effective Reading Instruction & Assessment It is recommended that the Reading Fundamentals courses be taken sequentially; however, it is not mandatory that all three courses be taken. 3776 EDCE 128 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 45 CH

Response to Intervention: Practical Information for the Classroom Teacher New! RTI is a process schools can and should use to help students who are struggling with academics or behavior. Even though RTI is primarily linked to special education and the early identification of learning problems, RTI is not just for students in special education. RTI is for all students and is based on the premise that a student might be struggling due to instruction or the curriculum in the past, or in the current classroom. 3788 EDCE 140 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 45 CH

We can provide any of these courses in person at your business. Contact CWCE at 533-8476 for information.

Microsoft Excel

Get face-to-face help mastering Microsoft Office Excel 2013 in one of our Spring sessions

Bundle all 3 courses and save money For registration information see page 32

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Six Traits of Writing Model: Teaching and Assessing

Traumatized Child: The Effects of Stress, Trauma & Violence on Student Learning

The first chapter of this course will discuss why teaching writing is important and give you an introduction to the Six Traits of Writing Model. Through chapters 2, 3, and 4 we will discuss the elements of the Six Traits of Writing Model. Throughout those elements we will look at practical ways to use this model in your classroom. 3787 EDCE 139 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Talented & Gifted: Working with High Achievers

Try DI!: Planning & Preparing a Differentiated Instruction Program

Online 30 CH

This course provides information on the history of exceptional students in relation to education, current law, and accepted methods for referral, assessment, and identification. It covers major program models and methods of differentiating instruction to meet the rate and level of learning of those students identified. 3777 EDCE 129 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Teaching Diversity: Influences & Issues in the Classroom This course teaches how to identify differences in approaches to learning and performance, including different learning styles and ways in which students demonstrate learning. An emphasis in this course is on understanding how students’ learning is influenced by individual experiences, talents, disabilities, gender, language, culture, and family and community values. 3778 EDCE 130 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200 Online 30 CH

Teaching Elementary Math Conceptually: A New Paradigm This course is designed to expand your methodology for teaching Mathematics. Explore an innovative teaching model that incorporates strategies for teaching concepts constructively and contextually. This course will focus on the topics of number sense, basic operations, and fractions. 3779 EDCE 131 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Teaching Secondary Math Conceptually: Meeting Mathematics Standards The goal of this course is for you to gain a deeper understanding of the underlying concepts of various math topics and explore the principles of teaching those concepts to learners. The course will also explore teaching methodologies that support many federal and state standards. This course will focus on the topics of integers, fractions, factoring, and functions. 3786 EDCE 138 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Questions? Please call 509-533-8482 or email ce@ccs.spokane.edu

Participants will learn the signs and symptoms of stress and trauma and explore how stress, violence, and trauma affect a student’s learning, cognitive brain development, and social-emotional development. 3780 EDCE 132 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

This course follows Why DI?: An Introduction to Differentiated Instruction, which addressed the What, Why, and Who of a classroom that reflects a DI approach. 3781 EDCE 133 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 45 CH

Understanding & Implementing Common Core Standards The organization of the course covers the rationale for and design of the Common Core State Standards, the “Common Core Mindset” practitioners need for successful implementation, and what specific actions can be taken for deeper implementation across settings. 3783 EDCE 135 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 45 CH

Understanding Aggression: Coping with Aggressive Behavior in the Classroom This course is designed to help school personnel become more aware of the causes of aggression and ways to evaluate it and intervene before it turns to violence in schools. Topics include: youth gangs, aggression in sports and on television, drugs and alcohol, and “hot spots” that tend to breed aggression and violence. 3782 EDCE 134 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 45 CH

Violence in Schools: Identification, Prevention & Intervention Strategies This course is designed to give participants an understanding of school violence and increase intervention strategies. The learner will gain an understanding of identification an d intervention approaches to working with out-of-control behaviors. 3784 EDCE 136 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $200

Online 30 CH

Why DI?: An Introduction to Differentiated Instruction This course is an interactive computer-based instruction course, designed to give you an understanding of the need for creating supportive learning environments for diverse learning populations. In this course you will learn what is meant by Differentiated Instruction (DI) and the common myths associated with creating the differentiated classroom. 3785 EDCE 137 4/2-6/8 ARR ARR $230

Online 45 CH

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Health & Medical Adult Family Home (AFH) Administrator Training This 54-hour class is required for those who wish to become licensed as a Washington State Adult Family Home owner. Additional training requirements include successful completion of the oneday DSHS AFH Orientation and the ability to pass a CASAS exam. Amanda Witthauer, CPG 5411 CRTPG 123 4/10-4/26 TWTH 9AM-4PM $750 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

Balancing Stress for the Caregiver This class was developed to support caregivers in finding their own balance with stress. Learn how to use music techniques to counteract the effects of stress, burnout, and mitigate anxiety in your own life and the lives of your clients. Carla Carnagie, MT-BC, NMT 5412 HEMED 144 4/13 T 1:30PM - 2:30PM $24.99 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 143

Dementia Specialty Training: Capable Caregiver, Level 1 This class will assist managers and long-term care workers with information and resources to provide care for people with varying types of dementia. Students will examine the differences between dementia, delirium, and depression. DSHS approved 8-hour class includes exam and certificate upon completion. Meets requirements for Manager Dementia class. 5413 HEMED 145 5/18 TH 8AM-5PM $99

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Recertification/Refresher EMT recertification/refresher course includes instruction in all aspects of basic health care; disease, disorder, and injury symptomology and diagnosis; emergency medical treatment procedures for various injuries and disease outbreaks; basic pharmacology; anesthetics; intravenous and other drug administration procedures; obstetrics procedures; basic surgical techniques; emergency medical equipment operation and maintenance; special care of patients exposed to heat, cold, radiation, or contagious disease; and administrative aspects of emergency medicine. Programs may include emergency vehicle operation and patient transportation procedures, depending on level of training. Psychomotor practical skills exam included. Ben Sabori, AEMT 5416 HEMED 128 3/16-18 FRI-SUN 8AM-5PM $375 5417 HEMED 134 3/18/17 SUN 8AM-5PM $250 TEST ONLY Spokane Community College, Bldg. 9, Rm 113

HIV/AIDS for Professional Licensing — Online This 7-hour online course meets the Washington State requirement of HIV/AIDs education for professional licensure. Students who complete the course with at least 80 percent proficiency on tests receive a mailed Certificate of Completion. You must provide an e-mail address at registration. Becky Scheid, CST/RST, M.Ed. 5418 HEMED 107 3/26-6/15 8AM-2PM $70

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

Spokane Community College, Online

DSHS Adult Family Home (AFH) Orientation

Home Care Aide (HCA) Certification - Hybrid

This one-day class provides an overview of the AFH program and expectations of the AFH licensee in providing care and services to the residents in a licensed home setting. It also provides a brief overview of the process prospective AFH owners will follow in obtaining an Adult Family Home license. This class is one of the requirements (see Washington Administrative Code [WAC] 388-76-10060) applicants need to meet prior to turning in the application for licensing. Parking fee required. 5414 HEMED 106 3/20 T 9AM-4PM $39 5415 HEMED 106

5/15 T

9AM-4PM

$39

Spokane Community College, Bldg. 50, Rm 108

Obtain your HCA in 75-hours of course work. Training will provide DSHS certifications in dementia care, mental health care, navigating challenging behaviors, and traumatic brain injuries. This course is the minimum requirement for employment with home care agencies, assisted living facilities, adult family home caregivers and owners, individual state contracted personal care workers, group homes, and any other direct care workers providing home or community-based services to the elderly or people with functional or developmental disabilities. For more details call 533-8057 or email cehealthandmed@ccs.spokane.edu Matthew Smith, LPN 5419 HEMED 131 4/30-5/11 M-F 8 AM - 5PM $450 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 112

Phlebotomy Refresher Course This 3-day refresher course is for those who have already completed an accredited phlebotomy program and would like to brush up on their skills for licensure.

March 19 - 21, 2018 For registration information see page 32

For more information, please see page 21 ARR=Arranged

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Home Care Aide Certified to Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) Bridge Program This training expands upon the skills and knowledge of the Home Care Aide to offer 24 hours of advanced theory and skills required to sit for the NACES exam. This bridge program consists of 8-hours of lecture, 8-hours of lab, and 8-hours in clinical rotation under supervision. Matthew Smith, LPN Deborah Cameron, BSN, RN, CMSRN 5421 HEMED 108 3/28-3/31 WTHF 2PM-10PM $350 TBD HEMED 108 6/6-6/8

WTHF 2PM-10PM $350

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 112

Medical Assistant (MA) Certified to Nursing Assistant Certified (NAC) Bridge Program This bridge program allows the MA to obtain the skills required to sit for the NACES exam. For persons who have successfully completed an accredited MA program or registered apprenticeship program recognized by the State of Washington, and have successfully passed a Certified Medical Assistant examination through AAMA, a Registered Medical Assistant examination through AMT, a Clinical Medical Assistant Certification examination through NHA or a National Certified Medical Assistant examination through NCCT. Matthew Smith, LPN Deborah Cameron, BSN, RN, CMSRN 5423 HEMED 113 3/28 - 3/31 WTHF 2PM-10PM $350 TBD HEMED 113 6/6-6/8

WTHF 2PM-10PM $350

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 112

Manager Mental Health Specialty This 6-hour class will provide managers or longterm care workers a general overview about mental disorders along with more information on four of the most common mental disorders. DSHS approved class with certificate upon passing exam. 5436 HEMED 138 5/25 TH 8AM-2PM $69

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 109

Fearless

painting classes!

Learn to create paintings of abstraction, floral, and figurative subjects on paper or canvas using watercolors and acrylics.

Mental Health Specialty LTC This class will provide the long-term care worker a general overview on four of the most common mental disorders. DSHS approved 4-hour class includes exam and certificate. 5437 HEMED 132 5/25 TH 8AM-12PM $49

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 109

Music for Dementia and Adult Daily Living (ADL) Music can bring emotional and physical closeness which, in the later stages of dementia is often lost. This course explains how caregivers, family members, and adult family home facilities benefit from music therapy. Also learn how routines with music can be grounding for a client/family member, support ADL’s, decrease agitation, and maintain motor movement. Carla Carnegie, MT-BC, NMT 5439 HEMED 143 4/17 T 1:30PM - 3:30PM $35 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

Navigating Through Challenging Behaviors As a long-term care worker, there will be times when working with a client requires more effort, skill, and patience on your part because of a client’s challenging behavior. The training provides information, tips, and best practices to help guide care workers through these challenging situations. DSHS approved 3-hour class with certificate upon completion. 5440 HEMED 135 5/24 F 9AM-12PM $35 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 109

Phlebotomist Certification for Lab Technicians and Scientists This 8-hour class will allow the Medical Lab Technician (MLT), Technologist (MT), or Scientist (MLS) to obtain a phlebotomy program completion certificate, which is required to be eligible to apply for the Medical Assistant-Phlebotomist credential and work as a Phlebotomist in the State of Washington. This certification will also provide the candidate the opportunity to complete their national Phlebotomist certification with the ASCP. All candidates must present proof of successful completion of an MLT, MT, or MLS program from an accredited institution prior to registration, or be nationally certified. Completion of this class does not fulfill the 7-hour HIV/AIDS training required by Department of Health (DOH) prior to obtaining the MA-P credential. Karen Mathison, MLT 5424 CRTPG 151 3/26 & 3/27 MT 9AM-1PM $350 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108 & 110

Please contact 509-533-8483 or see page 23 for more information on these classes.

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CWCE provides online learning opportunities to accommodate any schedule! Spring 2018


Phlebotomy Refresher

New!

This 3-day refresher class designed for those who have completed an accredited phlebotomy program within the last 10 years and have not been in the workforce. Must have proof of completion upon request. Recognition of attendance will be provided upon successful completion of the class. Karen Mathison, MLS 5446 HEMED 150 3/19-3/21 MTW 8AM-5PM $350 Spokane Community College, Bldg. 50, Rm 108

Population Specific Bundle Deal This bundle provides Dementia LTC Specialty, Mental Health LTC Specialty, TBI-Strategies for Surviving & Thriving, and Navigating Challenging Behaviors for a reduced cost when purchased together. Bundle includes exams for Dementia LTC and Mental Health Specialty as well as certificates upon completion of each class. Bundle includes Manager’s Specialty certifications. 5441 HEMED 137 5/17-5/20 THF 8AM-5PM $249 Spokane Community College, Bldg. 50, Rm 109

Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist Exam Review I — Online This online class is intended for RNs, CVTs and RTs currently employed in a catheterization lab with two years’ cath lab experience or a graduate of an accredited CVT program. To prepare for the Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist Credential Examination. Review I and II can be taken in any order. Dale Cuilla, RCIS 5442 HEMED 115 4/2-6/15 ARR $177 Online

Spanish for Medical Professionals Are you frustrated by the communication gap that can occur between you and your Spanish-speaking patients? If you answered yes, this Spanish class - designed specifically for healthcare professionals - will help you bridge that gap. You will practice the basic, practical language skills needed to effectively communicate with your Spanish-speaking patients and their families. You will learn the basics of the language, gain an understanding of the culture, and know how to ask the questions crucial to quality healthcare. Complete the course with the skills you will need to effectively communicate with your Spanish-speaking patients. 3481 HEMED 118 4/2 - 5/25 ARR $290 3482 HEMED 118 Online

6/4 - 7/27 ARR

Special Needs Parenting: Life after High School Did you know 70 percent of adults with an intellectual or developmental disability (I/DD) such as autism, Down syndrome, or cerebral palsy live at home with their parents or other family caregivers? “Life after High School” is a six-part series designed to help parents and caregivers navigate the complex support system for people with I/DD to create a richer life for their children. Brian Holloway 5544 HEMED 142 5/2-6/06 W 6-8PM $18.50 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 109

Stress Management Reducing stress is as easy as understanding what stress is, understanding what stress is to you, and using that knowledge to restructure your thoughts. 5438 BUSPD 149 4/2-4/24 ARR $145

Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist Exam Review II — Online

Online

This online class is intended for RNs, CVTs and RTs currently employed in a catheterization lab with two years’ cath lab experience or a graduate of an accredited CVT program. To prepare for the Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist Credential Examination. Review I and II can be taken in any order. Dale Cuilla, RCIS 5443 HEMED 116 4/2-6/15 ARR $177

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI): Strategies for Surviving and Thriving

Online

Phlebotomy Summer Orientation is April 17

$ 290

This class was developed for caregivers who provide care and services to adults affected by a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). This class will assist you with understanding and working effectively with adults with TBI. DSHS approved 6-hour class includes certificate upon completion. 5445 HEMED 133 4/24 F 8AM-2PM $70

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

Phlebotomy students work hard to develop blood drawing skills by practicing on each other in the CWCE Health and Medical Program’s MA-Phlebotomist Training Program (MA-P). Attend the mandatory orientation to apply for the MA-Phlebotomist Training Program at SCC! For more information or to be added to the interest list, contact cehealthandmed@ccs.spokane.edu

For registration information see page 32

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Art & Design Certificate for Beginning Floral Design

New!

Learn the basics of floral design in this 10-week intensive certificate program. In this program, there will be lecture and lab. Learn the principles of design and how to utilize them in your floral designs. We will start with the basics and work towards intermediate level. All flowers and reading materials are included in the price of the class. You will earn a Certificate for Beginning Floral Design. Instructor Loretta Etchison has been in the floral industry for 30 years, with 16 years at SCC. Ideal for budding florists but also great for floral hobbyists and enthusiasts! Loretta Etchison 4292

ARTDE 157 4/4-6/6 W

6-9PM

$350

Spokane Community College, Bldg 10, Rm 105

Spring Garden Basket

New!

Create a beautiful Spring garden in a basket with fresh plants and flowers. Loretta Etchison 3660 ARTDE 149 4/10

T

6-8PM

$45

Spokane Community College, Bldg 10, Rm 105

Spring Flower Arrangement

New!

Create a wild and natural arrangement in a vase using beautiful foliage and fresh Spring flowers. Loretta Etchison 3661 ARTDE 150

4/17

T

6-8PM

$55

Spokane Community College, Bldg 10, Rm 105

Floral Headpiece and Garland

New!

Botanical Jewelry

New!

Learn to create a beautiful botanical bracelet or necklace using hens and chicks and other plant material. Loretta Etchison 3665 ARTDE 152

5/1

T

6-8PM

$39

Spokane Community College, Bldg 10, Rm 105

Mother’s Day Basket

New!

Create a beautiful fresh Spring flower Mother’s day basket arrangement--a great for a gift for Mom. Loretta Etchison 3666 ARTDE 153 5/8

T

6-8PM

$69

Spokane Community College, Bldg 10, Rm 105

Beautiful Bouquets

New!

Learn to make and wrap a European hand tied bouquet and a presentation bouquet. Loretta Etchison 3667 ARTDE 154 5/15

T

6-8PM

$55

Spokane Community College, Bldg 10, Rm 105

Garden Fresh Arrangement

New!

Learn to make an asymmetrical arrangement with beautiful old fashioned garden fresh flowers. Loretta Etchison 3668 ARTDE 155 5/22

T

6-8PM

$55

Spokane Community College, Bldg 10, Rm 105

Wedding Workshop

New!

Create a fresh flower and foliage headpiece and learn to make garland. All supplies included and take the finished project home. Loretta Etchison

Bring your questions, and we will create two types of current wedding bouquets. We will make a tussy mussy and also a wild Bohemian style wedding bouquet. Make and take with you! Loretta Etchison

Spokane Community College, Bldg 10, Rm 105

Spokane Community College, Bldg 10, Rm 105

3662 ARTDE 151 4/24

T

6-8PM

$45

3681 ARTDE 156 5/29

T

6-8PM

Conservative Retirement Planning

$125

New!

Conservative Retirement Planning teaches retirees and pre-retirees how to allocate their retirement assets to last through retirement, breaking down key concepts into easy-to-understand terms. Learn strategies and tools to help you with managing risk, income planning, and Social Security maximization. Instructor Richard Keppler, a licensed fiduciary, will help you navigate the complex world of finance and build a retirement plan that meets your needs. This is a 6-hour course spread over 3 weekday evenings or 2 consecutive Saturdays. Bring your spouse at no extra charge! Workbook included! Richard Keppler 5352 SI 128 4/10-4/24 T 6:30-8:30PM $59 5253 SI 128 4/14-4/21 S 9AM-12PM

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Fearless Painting I: Acrylics

Yard Art Welding

This 6-week introductory acrylics painting class will demystify and inspire the artist inside of you! Through lots of painting demonstrations and encouragement, students will learn how to successfully paint with acrylics while exploring a variety of painting styles, use different acrylic mediums and explore a range of techniques. If you are interested in taking a class with in-depth, individual creative instruction, then Fearless Painting for Acrylics will help you to improve your artistic skills. Students will need to purchase materials for class. A materials list can be found online at the instructor’s website http://embart.com/classmaterials.html and will be provided before class begins. Elise Beattie 3502 ARTDE 126 4/3-5/8 T 5:30-7:30PM $75

Shape new, used, or recycled metal into yard art by using basic welding techniques, brazing and cutting material to a shape you desire in this 20-hour class. Instructor will choose and provide materials for the first project; students will design and provide materials for additional projects. Students must furnish some supplies, clothing, and safety equipment. Leroy Fautch 3490 ARTDE 105 4/3-5/9 TW 5-7PM $130 3491 ARTDE 105 4/3-5/9 TW 7:15-9:15PM $130

Spokane Community College, Bldg 28, Rm 119

Spring Photography offerings!

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

Fearless Painting I: Watercolor This is a 6-week class for anyone interested in knowing the truth about painting with watercolor media. It is fun and easy to paint with transparent watercolors the Fearless way! Demonstration, individual instruction and lots of inspiration will bring out the fearless painter in everyone! Whether you are a beginner or seasoned artist, this painting class will help you find new ways to express yourself and strengthen your artistic skills. Learn about all the basic watercolor techniques, tools and materials while producing art you’ll be proud to hang on your wall! Students will need to purchase materials for class. A materials list can be found online at the instructor’s website http://embart.com/classmaterials.html and will be provided before class begins. Elise Beattie 3503 ARTDE 140 4/5-5/10 TH 5:30-7:30PM $75

Call to register now!

509-279-6030

Don't miss out • Fundamentals of DSLR Digital Photography 1.0 • Digital Photography 2.0 • Your Digital Darkroom 1.0: Photoshop CC 2018 for Photographers

• Your Digital Darkroom 2.0: Photoshop CC 2018

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

for Photographers

See page 25 for more information

Sustainable Small Farming & Ranching Have you always wanted to get into farming or ranching? Are you already in farming but want to know how to start a farm the right way? Join us for a 12-week course that will introduce all the things you need to know. Crop and animal production, pasture management, pest and weed management, farm insurance, marketing your production, farm record keeping, soil management and planning your farm. Learn from WSU Spokane County Extension staff and faculty and local farmers who are already doing what you want to do. There will be two Saturday field trips to local farms. Reduced tuition for honorably discharged US veterans. Please contact Pat Munts at 477-2173 or pmunts@spokanecounty.org with questions.

Pat Munts and Jeremy Cowan CEES 103 4/3-5/24 5311 5312

CEES 103

4/3-5/24

For registration information see page 32

T

4-5:30PM

T

4-5:30PM

$125 $50 (US Military Veterans) ARR=Arranged

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Music Community Concert Band

Orchestra – Advanced

Shostakovich to Sousa! Unleash your musical inhibitions and perform a variety of literature from new symphonies and band compositions to the old standards. David Larsen Concert: Monday June 4, 7PM, SFCC Music Auditorium 3577 MUSCM 101 4/2-6/4 M 7:15-9:15PM $40

The SFCC Advanced Orchestra is a full orchestra including winds, strings, and percussion. Specific instrumentation varies by quarter. Ensemble experience preferred. Jason Moody Concert: Monday, June 11, 7PM, SFCC Music Auditorium 3584 MUSCM 103 4/2-6/4 M 5:15-7:15 $40

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 15, Rm 113

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 5, Rm 113

Community Choir

Private Music Lessons

SFCC Community Choir seeks any interested voice, regardless of skill level or experience, to help present one choral concert a quarter. This low-impact, low-pressure class is perfect for those who sang in school or wish they had and a great way to engage in the many benefits singing offers. Paint pictures with sound on the canvas of silence! Nathan Lansing Concert: Tuesday, June 5, 7PM, SFCC Music Auditorium 3579 MUSCM 105 4/6-6/8 F 1-2PM $20

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 15, Rm 109

Jazz Ensemble The SFCC Jazz Ensemble is a full big band including trumpets, trombones, saxophones, and rhythm section (piano, bass, guitar, vibes, drums). Music performed will include traditional big band swing literature, contemporary works, Latin style pieces, and original compositions. David Larsen Concert: Thursday, June 7, 7PM, SFCC Music Auditorium (with World Drumming) 3581 MUSCM 102 4/4-6/6 W 7-9PM $40

For Personal Enrichment ONLY. No grade given, no outcome assessment. Students can choose whatever instrument they are interested in and must contact the SFCC Music Instructor to enroll. Please call (509) 533-3720 for instructor information. Staff 3586 MUSCP 101 4/2-6/15 ARR ARR $300

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 15, Rm TBA

World Drumming This course introduces students to the basic art of drumming as a gateway to explore the cultures of music of Africa, Brazil, Cuba and the Middle East. No previous reading or drumming ability required (although helpful) and instruments are provided. Paul Raymond Concert: Thursday, June 7, 7PM, SFCC Music Auditorium (with Jazz Ensemble) 3586 MUSCP 101 4/4-6/6 W 4-6PM $40

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 15, Rm 110

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 5, Rm 113

Anytime, anywhere—online. For additional class information and registration, go online:

www.ccs.spokane.edu/ContinuingEd

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Swing Dancing series AT SFCC!

Learn the basics of swing dance starting from the Charleston and progressing to Balboa and Lindy Hop. Each of these classes use a step-by-step approach. No partner necessary! For more information, call 509-533-8483 or see page 29

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Photography Fundamentals of DSLR Digital Photography 1.0 Introductory class with 10 packed hours of class learning of basic skills using “Manual Mode” on your DSLR, studying the effects of zoom lenses, flash and flash fill, framing, angles, rules of composition, and so much more. And weather permitting, we will go on location, learning indoor & outdoor techniques and cover as much as we can with landscapes, micro photography, people candids, and more. Also learn how to store and transfer your images, and touch a little on using Photoshop as your “digital darkroom.” One hour of private lesson at Green Gables Photography studio is included for free with each student registered for this class. Myron G. Bursell, FPh - owner of Green Gables Photography 3497 PI 105 4/10-5/8 T 6-8PM $115 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 109

Digital Photography 2.0 This intermediate class has 10 packed hours and is designed to go beyond the camera basics. Learn the technical aspects of ISO, aperture, and shutter speed--known as the “exposure triangle.” Delve into the Ten Plus One Rules of Composition and artistry of creating those great WOW factor images. Explore the nuances of light and how it affects all types of images from micro photos, portraits, landscapes, panoramas, night photography, action-stopping moving streams, and more. Finally, learn to use the “digital darkroom” of Photoshop to produce striking images in black & white, color, and panoramas. LIVE photography sessions will be scheduled outside the classroom so you can learn firsthand the many facets of your DSLR camera, expanding your personal creativity, and seeing the direction and color of the light, time and weather permitting. Myron G. Bursell, FPh - owner of Green Gables Photography 3496 PI 128 4/9-5/7 M 6-8PM $115

Your Digital Darkroom 2.0: Photoshop CC 2018 for Photographers In 10 packed hours of this intermediate course, develop competency in Photoshop CC. Delve into the different capabilities of the “digital darkroom” and learn how to enhance your images with the various tools that are available in Photoshop CC. Utilize tools such as the new Adobe Camera Raw filter plug-in that works with all file types, the in-depth capabilities of Layers, exposure techniques for color and black & white images, retouching people with healing tools, artwork on landscapes such as adding a new sky to your image or fixing unwanted objects in your images. Develop your techniques in this class so you can use the digital darkroom to your advantage, turning out photographs that everyone will admire. You will work with the same stock images in class as the instructor, so it makes learning the technique and procedures even easier. Then you can confidently apply what you have learned to your own personal images. One hour of private lesson at Green Gables Photography studio is included for free with each student registered for this class. Myron G. Bursell, FPh - owner of Green Gables Photography 3498 PI 129 4/11-5/9 W 6-8PM $115 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 109

History of Yum

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 109

Your Digital Darkroom 1.0: Photoshop CC 2018 for Photographers In this introductory class, learn the tools and procedures for the main components of Photoshop: saving different file types, levels and exposure compensation, the all-important concept of Layers, and other aspects to get you started and on the right track with this amazing program called Photoshop CC. We will have 10 packed hours of learning. You’ll be more confident in your abilities and ready to reach higher, drill deeper into the magic of Photoshop, your “digital darkroom,” and edit like a pro! One hour of private lesson at Green Gables Photography studio is included for free with each student registered for this class. Myron G. Bursell, FPh - owner of Green Gables Photography 3496 PI 124 4/12-5/10 TH 6-8PM $115

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 109 For registration information see page 32

Celebrate Craft Beer week with this two-part class on the history of Beer! Start with a brief history of swills and continue the conversation at Bellwether Brewing Co. where participants may purchase and enjoy a flight of their historically-based brews. Must be 21 to imbibe. For more information: call 509-533-8483 or see page 29 ARR=Arranged

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Fitness & Sports Ballroom Dance – Introduction

Body Conditioning, Core & More

Learn to dance, now! Instructor Linda Christine is excited to offer beginning Ballroom Dance classes at SFCC. In ten weeks, you will learn the basics of Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, and Swing. Linda will teach ballroom etiquette, musicality, posture, and simple steps you can use to start dancing right away. This class is meant for the beginning student who has never danced before or one who has forgotten how. An emphasis will be placed on having fun and learning to enjoy yourself in any ballroom dance situation. If you have ever wanted to dance, sign up now! Partner NOT required. For more course information call 509 496-8138. To register, call 509 279-6030. Linda Christine 3532 DANCE 102 4/3-6/5 T 6-7:30PM $50

A fabulous way to get in shape! Everyone is welcome to join in the fun! Do you want to engage in weight bearing exercise, but not sure where to start, or have trouble staying motivated? Body Conditioning, Core & More offers resistance training set to music, while emphasizing proper alignment and technique. Individuals will work out at their own level of intensity and complexity. Students will use handheld weights, exertubes, fit-balls, weighted bars and mats to sculpt the entire body including the core. Warm-up, cooldown, and stretching will also be included during class time. All of the exercise equipment will be provided, all you need to do is show up to class! Students must be pre-registered (paid in advance) before you participate. No payment accepted at class. For more course information, call Carol Dyksterhuis at 509 533-3636 or email Carol.Dyksterhuis@ccs.spokanefalls.edu. To register, call 509 279-6030. NO CLASS HELD MAY 28. Carol Dyksterhuis 3548 FITNS 186 4/2-6/6 MW 5:25-6:25PM $50

3533

DANCE 102 4/5-6/7 TH 6-7:30PM $50

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Ballroom Dance – Intermediate Intermediate Ballroom Dance Class will continue to develop the skills presented in Introduction to Ballroom Dance. Students will progress in the Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, and Swing, while new steps are introduced in each dance. With these dances, the student can dance anywhere (weddings, parties, ballrooms, etc.). Have a great time learning new steps and techniques while gaining greater confidence in your dancing abilities. This class is perfect for those who have danced before and want to improve. Emphasis is placed on having fun and enjoying Ballroom Dance. As always, Partner NOT required. For more course information call Linda Christine 509 496-8138. To register, call 509 279-6030. Linda Christine 3534 DANCE 103 4/3-6/5 T 7:30-9PM $50 Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Ballroom Dance – Experienced Fundamentals Experienced Fundamentals Social Dance Class will continue to develop the skills presented in Introduction to Social Dance. Students will progress in Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, and Swing, while introducing Rhumba and Tango! With these dances, the student can dance anywhere (weddings, parties, ballrooms, etc.). Have a great time learning new steps and techniques while gaining greater confidence in your dancing abilities. This class is perfect for those who have danced before and want to improve. Emphasis is placed on having fun and enjoying social dance. As always, Partner NOT required. For more course information call 509 496-8138. To register, call 509 279-6030. Class will meet in the SFCC Cafeteria May 10; Bldg. 17 SUB. Linda Christine 3535 DANCE 101 4/5-6/7 TH 7:30-9PM $50 Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

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Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Facility Use — Pool and Track This class would give community people, 18 years and older, access to the swimming pool during open swim hours. This would include use of the indoor track, locker rooms, and basketball courts when available. Parking permit required NOTE: This does NOT allow use of the Fitness Center or Weight Room. Michele Heuer 3398 FITNS 106 4/2-6/11 ARR ARR $50 Spokane Community College, Bldg 5, Rm 121

Facility Use Quarterly Enroll in the SCC Fitness Center, Weight room, and Swimming pool for use during scheduled open times. For community members ages 18 and older. $90 per quarter. For open times call 533-7212 8:00am-5:00pm.Parking permit required. Michele Heuer 3400 FITNS 107 NA ARR ARR $90

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 146

Facility Annual Fitness Use Enroll in the SCC Fitness Center, Weight room, and Swimming pool for use during scheduled open times. For community members ages 18 and older. $90 per quarter. For open times call 533-7212 8:00am-5:00pm. Parking permit required. Michele Heuer 3399 FITNS 108 NA ARR ARR $200 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 146 Spring 2018


FC/Wt. Room-Community Quarterly

Jazz Dance @ SFCC

Community members can work out in the Fitness Center and Weight Room at SFCC and/or SCC for the current quarter. Closed all national holidays. For more information call Keith Snyder at 533-3648, the Fitness Center at 533-FITT (5333488), PE/Athletic Office at 533-3630 or email Keith.Snyder@ccs.spokane.edu. SFCC Fitness Center & Wt. Room Hours: 6:30am-6:30pm Monday-Thursday and 6:30am-4:30 Friday. 10:00am1:00pm Saturday. Parking fee required. CLOSED MAY 26-28. Keith Snyder 3556 FITNS 155 4/2-6/15 ARR ARR $90

Course includes jazz dance oriented stretching and warm-ups. Class will learn jazz combinations, walks and steps incorporated in a variety of dance routines. No payment accepted at class. For more course information, call Carol Dyksterhuis at 509 533-3636 or email Carol.Dyksterhuis@ccs. spokanefalls.edu. To register, call 509 279-6030. Parking fee required. NO CLASS HELD MAY 28. Carol Dyksterhuis 3540 FITNS 196 4/2-6/11 MW 12:30-1:30PM $53

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 7, Rm 122

FC/WT Room-CCS Alumni Community Colleges of Spokane Alumni can work out in the Fitness Center and Weight Room at SFCC and/or SCC for the current academic year. Current and/or former CCS students must have earned 36+ credits to be eligible for the alumni rate. Admissions/Registration will verify credits earned prior to enrollment. Closed all national holidays. For more information call Keith Snyder at 533-3648, the Fitness Center at 533-FITT (533-3488), PE/ Athletic Office at 533-3630 or email Keith.Snyder@ ccs.spokane.edu. SFCC Fitness Center/Weight Room Hours: 6:30am-6:30pm Monday-Thursday, 6:30am-4:30 Friday, and 10:00am-1:00pm Saturday. Parking fee required. CLOSED MAY 26-28. Keith Snyder 3560 FITNS 194 9/1-8/31 ARR ARR $150

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 7, Rm 122

Intramurals - SCC Course required for individuals 18 years and older participating in the CCS intramural program who are not currently registered CCS students. Parking fee required. For more course information, call 5337231 between 9AM-4PM. Bruce Johnson 3405 FITNS 125 4/2-6/15 ARR ARR $30

Spokane Community College, Bldg 5, Rm 120

Intramurals - SFCC Course required for individuals 16 years and older participating in the Community Colleges of Spokane intramural program who are not currently registered CCS students. For more information on specific activities and schedules, contact Bruce Johnson at SFCC (533-3647) or e-mail Bruce.Johnson@ccs.spokane.edu. Students must be pre-registered (paid in advance) before you participate. No payment accepted during class. To register, call 279-6030. Parking fee required. Intramurals-SFCC will meet @ SCC during SFCC gym renovation. 3564 FITNS 165 4/2-6/15 SCC TBD ARR $30 Spokane Falls Community College, TBD For registration information see page 32

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Kickboxing Students will learn the basic skills, techniques and safety procedures of kickboxing. Sport specific activities to improve individual balance, strength, endurance and cardiovascular conditioning are emphasized. Students must be pre-registered (paid in advance) before you participate. No payment accepted at class. For more course information, call Carol Dyksterhuis at 509 533-3636 or email Carol.Dyksterhuis@ccs.spokane.edu. To register, call 509 279-6030. Parking fee required. NO CLASS HELD MAY 3 & 10. Carol Dyksterhuis 3536 FITNS 150 4/3-6/7 TTh 1:30-2:30PM $48

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Lifeguarding Upon successful completion of this American Red Cross Lifeguard course students will have the necessary certifications required for a job as a lifeguard. These will include lifeguarding/CPR/ AED/1stAid. Students must be 15 years or older and pass a required swim test. Lifeguard book is available online. For course information call 5337211 9am-5pm, M-TH. Michele Heuer 3388 FITNS 109 4/10-5/10 TTh 6-8:30PM $100 Spokane Community College, Bldg 5, Rm 121

Lifeguarding Update Course designed to re-certify individuals who hold a current A.R.C. Lifeguard Training Certificate and a CPR/PR Certificate. For course information, call 533-7211 9am-5pm, M-TH. Michele Heuer 3389 FITNS 121 5/2-6/15 ARR ARR $37

Spokane Community College, Bldg 5, Rm 121

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Parent/Child Aquatics

Pilates

For infants/preschool ages 6 months to 3-years and a parent/or trusted adult. This four-hour class is designed to help young children become comfortable in and around water so they are ready to learn to swim. It is not designed to teach children to become good swimmers or even to survive in the water on their own. Parent and Child Aquatics gives parents information and techniques to help orient their children to the water and to supervise water activities in a safe manner. Prerequisite: Children in diapers must wear a swim diaper and a protective covering. Lab/supply fee included in cost. Parking fee required. For course information, call 533-7211 9am-5pm, M-TH. Michele Heuer 3397 FITNS 131 4/6-5/11 F 10:15-11AM $20

Low-impact total body conditioning course includes stretching, breathing, core movements, and overall strength and fitness routines. Parking permit required. Margarita Evans 3406 FITNS 110 4/3-6/14 TTH 6AM-7AM $48

Spokane Community College, Bldg 5, Rm 121

Recreational Aquatic Fitness Progressive program of shallow and deep water exercises to help develop overall body conditioning. Parking permit required. For more class information call 533-7211 between 9am-5pm. 3391 FITNS 111 4/2-6/11 MWF 8:30-9:30AM $75 Michele Heuer 3392 FITNS 111 4/2-6/11 MW 4-5PM

$53

Michele Heuer 3393 FITNS 111 4/2-6/11 MW 5:30-6:30PM $53 Margaret Stuart 3394 FITNS 111 4/3-6/7 TTH

5-6PM

$53

Carol Olsen Spokane Community College, Bldg 5, Rm 121

Pickleball: Beginner/Intermediate Pickleball, a paddle sport mixing elements of tennis and Ping-Pong, is one of the world’s fastest-growing sports! Learn or improve your Pickleball skills in this exciting course. Pickleball is a game for everyone! 24 hours of class over 8 weeks—a great value! We supply all equipment. Wear non-marking tennis shoes or court shoes, comfortable clothes. Bring a water bottle & towel! Joni Holliday 5307 SI 126 4/3-5/24 TTH 2-3:30PM $59 Colville Campus Gym

Pickleball: Intermediate/Advanced Enjoy hours of game time and continue to improve your Pickleball skills! This course is aimed at students already comfortable with the rules of this growing sport. We supply all equipment. Wear non-marking tennis shoes or court shoes, comfortable clothes. Bring a water bottle & towel! Joni Holliday 5308 SI 127 4/3-5/24 TTH 4-5:30PM $59 Colville Campus Gym

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Spokane Community College, Bldg 5, Rm 120

Step, Sculpt, Core & More This class will include the elements of Step and Sculpt with the addition of yoga inspired stretching. Individuals will work out at their own level of intensity and complexity. Participate in aerobic routines set to music while using a step platform - movements can be modified without the step, as a low impact routine on the floor. Students will use handheld weights, exer-tubes, fit balls, weighted bars, and mats to sculpt the entire body. Equipment used in class is provided except for yoga mats; please bring your own yoga mat. No payment accepted at class. For more course information, call Carol Dyksterhuis at 509 533-3636 or email Carol.Dyksterhuis@ccs.spokane.edu. Carol Dyksterhuis 3550 FITNS 188 4/3-6/7 TTh 3:30-4:45PM $60 Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Step Express/Cardio Party Cardio and more cardio! Get maximum benefits from this aerobic workout. Participants will engage in exciting aerobic routines set to music using a step platform or as a low-impact floor workout without the step. Warm-up, cool down and stretching will be included in class time. No payment accepted at class. For more course information, call Carol Dyksterhuis at 509 533-3636 or email Carol.Dyksterhuis@ ccs.spokanefalls.edu. To register, call 509 279-6030. Parking fee required. NO CLASS HELD MAY 28. Carol Dyksterhuis 3542 FITNS 184 1/3-3/14 MW 4:15-5:15PM $50 Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Zumba® — SFCC Are you ready to party yourself into shape? Forget the workout, just lose yourself in the music and find yourself in shape at the original dance-fitness party. Zumba® classes feature exotic rhythms set to high-energy Latin and international beats. Before you know it, you’ll be getting fit and your energy levels will be soaring! It’s easy to do, effective and totally exhilarating. Students must be pre-registered (paid in advance) before you participate. No payment accepted at class. For more course information, call Carol Dyksterhuis at 509 533-3636 or email Carol.Dyksterhuis@ccs.spokane.edu. To register, call 509 279-6030. Parking fee required. NO CLASS HELD MAY 3 & 10. Carol Dyksterhuis 3538 FITNS 154 4/3-6/7 TTH 1 2:30-1:30PM $48 Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Spring 2018


Special Interest Astronomy for Beginners

Swing Dance: The Charleston

Explore the solar system and beyond. Learn about the stars, the planets, and the stories behind their discoveries. Class includes a trip to the SFCC Planetarium. Dan Bakken 3492 PI 101 5/16-5/30 W 6-9PM $50

Learn this famous dance in this introductory, 4-week class. This class uses a step-by-step approach to learning the steps and how to partner. This is a perfect start for first time dancers or those new to Swing dance. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. No partner needed. Before the class begins, you will be contacted to see if you are a “lead” or a “follow” to ensure there is a good mix. Colleen Robinson 3654 PI 147 4/2-4/23 M 7:30-9PM $59

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 28

German Language: Introduction

New!

German is the most widely spoken native language in Europe, and whether you want to travel, study music history, or perhaps read the owner’s manual for your German car, learning German can be exciting and beneficial. Learn German in 16 sessions over 8 weeks, focusing on grammar and pronunciation. The instructor is fluent in German and has a certificate from Goethe Institut. Students will need to purchase the textbook “The Everything Learning German Book,” 2nd Edition, by Edward Swick. Michael Humiston 3594 PI 144 4/2-5/23 MW 6-7PM $115

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

History of Yum: Beer

New!

Who invented beer? How did hops help? Did the Pilgrims really drink all day long? Celebrate Spokane Craft Brew Week (May 14 - 20) with this two part class. We’ll learn the evolution of this frosty beverage from antiquity to current craft brews. The first night we’ll explore the history of beer through the words of brewers and depictions of taverns through time. On Tuesday, we’ll continue the conversation at Bellwether Brewing Co., 2019 N Monroe St, Spokane, where students will have the option to purchase and enjoy a flight of their historically-based brews ($8 for five 4 oz samples). Class open to any age; must be 21 to imbibe. Monica Stenzel 3595 PI 145 5/14-5/15 MT 6:30-8PM $29

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 109

Meditation for Peace and Prosperity With instructor and guidance by meditation master Lama Lakshey Zangbo, students practice simple yet profound techniques to calm, stabilize, and clarify the mind and heart. Learn to tame your mind, free yourself from afflicting emotions, and deal with life’s problems more effectively through one-pointed and analytic meditation. Llama Lakshey Zangbo 3575 PI 112 4/3-5/29 T 6-8PM $39

3656 PI 147 4/30-5/21

New!

M

7:30-9PM

$59

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Swing Dance: Balboa

New!

This 4-week class takes you from zero to Balboa, a classic vintage swing dance. This class uses a step-by-step approach to learning the steps and how to partner. Great for first time dancers or those new to Swing dance. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. No partner needed. Before the class begins, you will be contacted to see if you are a “lead” or a “follow” to ensure there is a good mix. Colleen Robinson 3655 PI 148 4/4-4/25 W 7-8:30PM $59

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Swing Dance: The Lindy Hop

New!

This 4-week class introduces dancers to the Lindy Hop. The Lindy Hop is an impressive dance that has its roots in the Charleston. This class uses a step-by-step approach to learning the steps and how to partner. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. No partner needed. Before the class begins, you will be contacted to see if you are a “lead” or a “follow” to ensure there is a good mix. Colleen Robinson 3657 PI 149 5/2-5/23 W 7-8:30PM $59

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Lindy Hop Bootcamp

New!

Learn the Lindy Hop from scratch or improve your abilities with this one-day, four-hour crash course. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. No partner needed. Before the class begins, you will be contacted to see if you are a “lead” or a “follow” to ensure there is a good mix. Colleen Robinson 3658 PI 150 5/12 Sa 12:15-4:15PM $39

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 24, Rm 229

We can provide any of these courses in person at your business. Contact CWCE at 533-8476 for information. For registration information see page 32

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Tai Chi - Beginning Form

New!

Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese exercise that promotes health and wellbeing. As you move through a series of postures at a slow and even pace, your body relaxes and your mind and emotions become calm. Tai Chi is gentle enough for anyone to enjoy, no matter the age. Practicing Tai Chi increases circulation, improves balance and posture, reduces stress, and increases vitality. It combines meditation, movement and breath awareness. Please come to class wearing comfortable clothes and socks. You will be asked to take off your shoes. Charlene Barker 3659 PI 146 4/7-6/9 Sa 1 1AM-12PM $ 49 Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 13, Rm 101

Voice Overs…Now is Your Time!

New!

This class will show you how YOU could begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films, videos and more! In this class, you will learn about a unique, outside the box way to cash in on a lucrative full or part-time career. And NOW is the best time to make this happen as new companies are looking for new voices like never before. Instructor Lisa Foster has voiced commercials for dozens of businesses and is a well-known radio personality in the Seattle broadcast market. She has been coaching and instructing beginning voice over talents for 10 plus years. Lisa Foster 3500 PI 143 5/1 T 6 :30-8:30PM $40

Tips to get your item Noticed, how to sell Antiques, Collectibles and Large items you don’t want to ship. Taught by multi-award winning instructor and published eBay author from Seattle. Lecture. Kevin Boyd 3591 SI 122 6/2 Sa 1-4PM $69

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

eBay Selling Series Bundle

New!

Take both eBay selling classes at a discount. Must register for both classes at the same time. Kevin Boyd 3592 SI 123 6/2 Sa 9AM-4PM $119 Spokane Community College, Bldg 150, Rm 108

Emergency Preparedness

New!

You have 30 minutes to get out, what do you do? Determine what is crucial to take in the event of fire, flood, natural disaster or medical emergency. Organize your vital information in a “Grab-&-Go” binder. Easily convert everything to electronic documents including photo albums, and back it all up to the Cloud. Discover local evacuation routes, useful free apps and multiple tips. Create your own “Go” Bags, Backpacks & Bins. Instructor was in Santa Rosa, CA as the fires spread. Lecture. (Early summer class--enrollment begins May 21st). Kevin Boyd TBA TBA 6/5 T 6-9PM $59

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 143

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm TBA

eBay 1 – the Basics of Selling

Create a Website for Fun, Profit & Business

New!

Whether you simply want to clear the closet, desire additional part-time income or a serious eBay business, this class is your foundation. Learn how to set up an eBay Seller account, create successful eBay listings, upload pictures and accept credit card payments with PayPal. Included are selling “Tips, Tricks and the Traps” to avoid. Covers how to determine shipping costs, where to get FREE shipping supplies, how to print shipping labels from your home computer and get FREE home pickup. The class is taught by a multi-award winning instructor and published eBay author from Seattle. Lecture. Kevin Boyd 3590 SI 107 6/2 Sa 9AM-12PM $69 Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

eBay 2 – Advanced Selling Strategies

New!

Discover if your item will sell or not in just one minute! Learn the “Insider Tips, Tricks and Strategies” that will draw the most bids, close the sale, and beat your competition. Covers how to find a profitable niche, what to sell, what to avoid and how to use Drop Shippers to minimize inventory costs. Includes eBay research, Marketing and Photography

Anytime, anywhere—many classes available online. 30

New!

No programming required! Discover easy-touse, drag & drop design tools that can build your personal or small business website quickly, with no programming! Covers website layout planning, SEO, social media marketing and the tips and traps of website design. Plus how to create money generating Affiliate websites. Taught by a multi award-winning instructor and published author from Seattle. Lecture. Kevin Boyd 3593 SI 124 6/4 M 6-9:30PM $79

Spokane Community College, Bldg 50, Rm 108

Bridge 2

New!

You’ve learned the basics of the world’s most popular card game. Enhance your skill in Competitive Bidding and Play of the Hand in a fast, fun and friendly environment. Book included. Prerequisite: Previous Bridge course or familiarity with Standard American Bidding. William Rottmayer 3571 SI 121 4/3-6/12 T 6 -8PM $65

Spokane Falls Community College, Bldg 5, Rm 115

For additional class information and registration, go online: www.ccs.spokane.edu/ContinuingEd Spring 2018


Cuisine & Libations Call to enroll 509.279.6030

Work and learn alongside some of the Inland Northwest’s best-known chefs during cooking classes for the public, offered by SCC’s highly regarded culinary arts program.

Perfectly Cooked Steak

Croissants

Ever wanted to cook steaks perfectly without fail? Whether it’s for two people or twenty, you will learn tricks to perfect doneness every time. Both classic and modern techniques will be explored. Come learn the science behind the perfect steak! Inland Northwest Culinary Academy (INCA) staff 3408 CUSIN 160 4/5 TH 6-8PM $59

Homemade Croissants…with almond or chocolate. The queen of all breakfast treats...learn how to make your own buttery, homemade Croissants! Class will utilize almond paste and local chocolate. Imagine brunch on the patio, with friends, and you serve these creations...yum!

Spokane Community College, Bldg 1, Rm 144

Thai-One-On This is a total Thai immersion class. Join our Chef and learn the secrets to making authentic curry pastes. Then use these pastes in creating classic mouthwatering curry dishes. Master the art of making spring rolls while sipping on an ice-cold refreshment! Inland Northwest Culinary Academy (INCA) staff 3409 CUSIN 128 4/19 TH 6-8PM $59 Spokane Community College, Bldg 1, Rm 144

Pizza Stromboli, Oh My Have fun in this hands-on class making pizza and Stromboli...you will fill, shape, bake and enjoy these Italian delights! There will be all kinds of scrumptious fillings to pick from to create your own Stromboli and pizza masterpiece. Pair this with an Italian wine and Viva Italiano! Inland Northwest Culinary Academy (INCA) staff 3410 CUSIN 152 5/3 TH 6-8PM $59

Spokane Community College, Bldg 1, Rm 144 For registration information see page 32

Inland Northwest Culinary Academy (INCA) staff 3411 CUSIN 134 5/17 TH 6-8PM $49

Spokane Community College, Bldg 1, Rm 144

Mouthwatering Mediterranean Small Plates Join us and travel through the Mediterranean palate of small plates…you will add scrumptious classic tapas, meze and antipasti to your bag of party tricks and entertain with all the ease of the Mediterranean! Inland Northwest Culinary Academy (INCA) staff 3412 CUSIN 118 5/31 TH 6-8PM $59

Spokane Community College, Bldg 1, Rm 144

Summer Salad Party Come make tantalizing salads to enjoy on hot summer nights. In this hands-on cooking class you will make delicious salads that can really liven up the party. Complimentary coolers to quench your thirst provided! Inland Northwest Culinary Academy (INCA) staff 3413 CUSIN 124 6/14 TH 6-8PM $59

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Five easy ways to enroll. 1. Online Registration Request - www.ccs.spokane.edu/workforce 2. Mail

3. Phone

4. FAX

5. In Person

Spokane Community College Noncredit Registration MS 2151 Student Services, Bldg 15 2000 N Greene Street Spokane, WA 99217

509-279-6030 1-800-845-3324 toll free 509-279-6092 TTY

509-279-6090

Spokane Community College Noncredit Registration MS 2151 Student Services, Bldg 15 2000 N Greene Street Spokane, WA 99217

Withdrawals and refunds

Class Cancellations

If you register for a class and cannot attend, please call in advance to cancel. This makes it possible for another student to enroll. Students are responsible for initiating the paperwork for withdrawal and refund requests. A $7 processing fee is deducted from the refund amount. All refunds require at least two weeks for processing. The following policies apply whether a student attends class or not.

All class offerings are subject to change. Community Colleges of Spokane (CCS) cannot guarantee class offerings, designated times or specific instructor. CCS reserves the right to cancel any continuing education class and may reduce class hours or cancel classes due to low enrollment. Fees for classes cancelled by CCS will be refunded automatically. Some class enrollments are limited due to space and equipment.

• 100% refund for classes and workshops cancelled by the college.

Disability Support Services

• Student-initiated withdrawals must occur three business days prior to the first day of class (including online classes) and are subject to the $7 processing fee. • No refund granted two business days or less prior to the start of a class. A business day is 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday.

Persons with a disability requiring any auxiliary aids or accommodations should contact one of our Disability Support Services offices in advance of class. Contact: SCC: 509-533-716 | SFCC: 509-533-4166 For all other locations: 509-279-6037

Office of Campus Security 24-hour line: 509-533-3333

Center for Workforce & Continuing Education Registration form – CONTINUING please print EDUCATION & CORPORATE TRAINING REGISTRATION FORM CCS WORKFORCE, PLEASE PRINT

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Spring 2018


COLLEGE FOR KIDS! Summer Youth Camps Start JuNE 25, 2018 Call 509-533-8483 today for more information. Registration opens May 21st!

Youth camp is back again this summer and will contain a variety of content, including STEM classes like coding, modding and creating virtual reality environments. There will also be culinary classes and outdoor fun, including paddleboarding and kayaking! Choose a week of mornings or afternoons or bundle for savings! Registration opens May 21st.

June 25-29 (ages 8-10) Code Your Own Adventure! Interactive Storytelling (M-F 9AM-12PM) $199 Move and Learn!: Swim, Sports and Culinary 1 (M-F 1PM-4PM) $199

Bundle for $379!

July 9-13 (ages 8-14) MinecraftŠ Modders (M-F 9AM-12PM) $199 Move and Learn!: Swim, Sports and Culinary 2 (M-F 1PM-4PM) $199

Bundle for $379!

July 16-20 (ages 8-14) Virtual Reality: The Future is Now (M-F 9AM-12PM) $199 (+$19 fee for VR headset) Hands On!: 3D Printing, Kayaking and Culinary (M-F 1PM-4PM) $199 (+$19 fee for 3D printing materials)

Bundle for $379 + fees!


Nonprofit Organization U.S. Postage PAID Spokane WA Permit No 714

District Administration

501 N Riverpoint Blvd MS 1015 PO Box 6000 Spokane WA 99217-6000

Introduction to 3D Printing Take your design ideas to the next level and turn your creative concepts into tangible realities! This class is intended to be an introduction to 3D printing, including 12 hours of in-person instruction in a lab with multiple printers for student use. Use cutting-edge technology to learn how to design and create small inventions to take home! Class will meet every other Saturday. See page 14 for course descriptions and information.

Small Business Boot Camp This course is an accelerated program that enables you to take the next step in launching your small business. Small Business Boot Camp prepares you to:

• Utilize local resources available to small businesses • Determine the viability of your small business plan or business idea • Establish your start-up costs • Find customers and market to your audience

Financial assistance available for those who qualify. Contact 509-533-8482 for more information, or see page 6.

Tuesdays and Thursdays March 24th - June 16th, 2018 5:30-8:00pm

Community Colleges of Spokane does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, sexual orientation or age in its programs, activities or employment. Please direct all inquiries regarding compliance with access, equal opportunity and/or grievances to chief administration officer, CCS, 501 N Riverpoint Blvd, PO Box 6000, MS1004, Spokane WA 99217-6000 or call 509-434-5037, SCC TTY 533-8610/VP 866-948-2811, SFCC TTY 533-3838/VP 509-315-2310. Marketing and Public Relations, February 2018 - 17-378 - A

CWCE Spring 2018 Class Schedule  

The Community Colleges of Spokane's Center for Workforce & Continuing Education (CWCE) provides courses in business and professional develop...

CWCE Spring 2018 Class Schedule  

The Community Colleges of Spokane's Center for Workforce & Continuing Education (CWCE) provides courses in business and professional develop...

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