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ON TI 8 RA N ST JA GI NS RE EGI B

JAN - JUN 2018

Building a better community for over 45 years

EARLY BIRD special

Get into the SWING OF THINGS

go on a culinary ADVENTURE

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09 What's new this spring! Chef's Series, pg. 6 & 7 Introducing two new series for chefs - The Chef's Table and Essential Culinary Techniques. The first program takes you on a culinary adventure through France, Italy and Morocco. The second series helps hone your culinary skills with the techniques of master chefs.

Healthy Mind, Healthy Body, pg. 12 Life is about finding the right balance. See our great selection of mind, body and soul classes to bring harmony to your life.

Get into the Swing of Things, pg. 17 Ready to learn how to golf or perhaps brush up on your skills? New this spring - golf lessons with CPGA Robert Toshack, Director of Golf at Long Shotz Driving Range.

Career Goals, pg. 19 & 20 Now is a great time to reinvest in you! Our new certificate in Effective Communications can enhance your professional and personal communication skills. Going through a career transition? Check out Career Planning & Insight on page 20 for job search techniques, resume writing and interviewing skills.

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Ways to save!

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• Early bird special: 15% off from Jan 8 - 12, 2018 use code EARLY15

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• Adults 60+ receive 20% off - use code SENIOR20

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• Sign up with a friend and you will both enjoy 10% off. Call our office to register and receive the discount.

Career Development

*Discount must be applied at the time of registration. No adjustments. Discounts cannot be combined or applied to High School Night classes and Diploma Prep classes.

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Did you know? We welcome youth 12+ to any class when accompanied by an adult. Contact our office to find out more.

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How to Register Registration begins Jan 8, 2018 The Next Step Continuing Education office is located at 20 Festival Way, Sherwood Park, Alberta, T8A 4Y1 (in Salisbury Composite High School). Registrations are accepted: Online www.eipscontinuinged.ca By phone 780-467-7292 In person By e-mail eips.conted@eips.ca

Location Unless otherwise stated, programs will be held at Salisbury Composite High School, 20 Festival Way, Sherwood Park, AB, T8A 4Y1.

Office Hours Our office hours are: • Monday through Thursday 8:30 am - 7:30 pm

Age Requirements

Cancellation

Most classes are designed for adult learners over the age of 16. Children as young as 12 are welcome when accompanied by an adult. In certain circumstances, younger children are admitted to a course (subject to administrative approval).

We do our very best to make sure all of our courses run for your enjoyment; however, sometimes we will cancel a class due to unexpected events or low enrollment. In this case, we make every effort to accommodate you in another class. If there is no other class which is satisfactory to you, you will receive a full refund.

Payment All fees are due at the time of registration with the exception of specified instructor manuals. Registration is confirmed when payment is processed. You will receive confirmation of registration by e-mail.

Refund Policy Visit eipscontinuinged.ca/registration-info/ refunds to view the Refund Policy for all courses.

Other Fees GST is calculated on the registration fee plus additional materials/supplies fees.

Location Codes • CAM Campbelltown Elementary, 271 Conifer Street, Sherwood Park

• Friday 8:30 am - 3 pm

• CGC Common Ground Community Cafe, 50 Brentwood Boulevard, Sherwood Park

• Closed between 1 - 4:30 pm the first Wednesday of every month for a staff meeting

• SAL Salisbury Composite High School, 20 Festival Way, Sherwood Park

• LDR Long Shotz Driving Range, 53139 Highway 21, Strathcona County • SCS Strathcona Christian Secondary, 1011 Cloverbar Road, Sherwood Park • SUB Sublime Wines, #104 160 Broadway Boulevard, Sherwood Park • TBA To be announced

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Language begin your

journey

Spanish for Travellers Learning Spanish will transform your travel experience! Gain vocabulary skills about typical travel activities such as finding your way around cities, eating in restaurants, and talking to your new amigos. Come away with practical communication tools for travelling to Spanish speaking countries. No previous knowledge of Spanish is required. Instructor: Teresa Castro Albarracin and Imelda Dykstra Course ID: SPANT SAL $99 + $10 materials | 6 Hrs Jan 25, 30, Feb 1 (Th/T/Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

“Excellent course. The instructor was encouraging and I did not feel intimidated pronouncing words/phrases out loud. Really looking forward to practicing!” Student, Spanish for Travellers Spanish Building Blocks I Prerequisite: Introduction to Spanish or

equivalent. Continue to increase your Spanish fluency by expanding your Spanish vocabulary and idiomatic expressions, as well as improving your pronunciation and conversational skills. Instructor: Imelda Dykstra Course ID: SPAN2 SAL $165 + $45 materials | 10 Hrs Feb 7 - 28 (W) 6:30 - 9 pm

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Spanish Building Blocks II

French Building Blocks I

Prerequisite: Spanish Building Blocks I or

Prerequisite: Introduction to French or equivalent.

Enhance your Spanish pronunciation and conversational skills by practicing what you learned in previous levels. To enhance your language learning we recommend reviewing and practicing between classes.

Continue your journey en français by expanding your vocabulary and pronunciation, and delving into basic conversation. Topics covered include: articles; verbs (to be, to do, to go, -er verbs); different ways to ask questions; negative form; prepositions and regular adjectives.

Instructor: Teresa Castro Albarracin Course ID: SPAN3

Instructor: May Viney Course ID: FREN2

SAL $165 + $45 materials | 10 Hrs Apr 3 - 24 (T) 6:30 - 9 pm

SAL $165 + $10 materials | 10 Hrs Jan 29 - Mar 5 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

NEW Fundamentals of German II

French Building Blocks II

equivalent.

Prerequisite: Fundamentals of German I or

Prerequisite: French Building Blocks I or

equivalent.

equivalent.

Continue to develop your German language skills by reviewing and deepening your command of German grammar and vocabulary with an opportunity for more conversational practice. Topics covered include the present and past tenses, three types of German verbs, the dative case, word order and two-way prepositions. Further cultural topics in Germanspeaking countries will also be presented.

Aimer-vous continuer à parler français? Build on your French fluency and vocabulary from Building Blocks I. This is a unique opportunity to practice conversation as well as learn idioms. Topics covered include past tense; irregular -er verbs and adjectives; possessive adjectives; and more verbs (vouloir, pouvoir, devoir).

Instructor: Veronica Miller Course ID: GERMF

SAL $165 + $10 materials | 10 Hrs Apr 9 - May 7 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $235 | 16 Hrs Feb 28 - Apr 25 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

German for Travellers Planning a trip to Germany, Austria, Switzerland or surrounding countries? This is a great place to start! Practice common dialogue situations you are likely to experience abroad, such as finding your way around cities, booking hotels, eating in restaurants and more. Cultural insights will add to your understanding of the language and those who speak it. No previous knowledge required. Instructor: Veronica Miller Course ID: GERMT SAL $99 | 6 Hrs May 7, 9 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: May Viney Course ID: FREN3

NEW French Building Blocks III Prerequisite: French Building Blocks II or

equivalent.

Continue to build on your French fluency and vocabulary from Building Blocks II. Develop a heightened degree of complexity and details as you develop your oral and written comprehension and expressions. Instructor: Aicha Dermoumi Course ID: FRNBB SAL $165 + $10 materials | 10 Hrs May 15 - Jun 12 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm


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Photography master a

technique

Photography 101 FROM AUTO TO THE GREAT BEYOND Understand how to use the basic functions of your DSLR camera and learn the fundamental rules of photography. Intended for beginners or those who wish to move beyond Auto. Bring your fully charged DSLR camera, extra batteries, any lenses you have and the owner's manual. Instructor: Al Dixon Course ID: PH101 SAL $129 | 6 Hrs Feb 12, 14 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Photo Editing with Lightroom With today's digital photography, postproduction of your image is an important element. Develop your ability to catalogue your images, crop, adjust tones, contrast, white balance, saturation and more. Instructor: Al Dixon Course ID: PELGH SAL $129 | 6 Hrs May 7, 9 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Photography 201 IMAGES WITH IMPACT Broaden your knowledge of the principles of photography learned in Photography 101. Find out about lighting, composition, depth of field, technique and much more. After this class you will have a better understanding of how your DSLR camera works. Bring your fully charged DSLR camera, extra batteries, any lenses you have and the owner's manual. Instructor: Al Dixon Course ID: PH201 SAL $129 | 6 Hrs Mar 12, 14 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Photography 301 CREATIVE MASTERY An advanced photography class for those who are well-versed in the use of their DSLR and want to take their photos from amateur to professional. You will learn to make expressive and meaningful photographs with the goal of creating art and expressing your individuality. Bring your fully charged DSLR camera, extra batteries, any lenses you have and the owner's manual.

Photography Workshops NEW Night Photography Blackfoot Reserve Professional photographer Al Dixon leads this incredible experience under the night skies! Learn what it takes to capture engaging nightscape images with this hands-on, in-thefield workshop. This course will include a preshoot instruction class, three-hour night shoot, and a closing class on sense of place, composition, light and post processing. What an excellent opportunity to learn and capture incredible nightscape images. Instructor: Al Dixon Course ID: PNIGH SAL $145 | 9 Hrs Mar 1 & 5 (Th/M) 6 - 9 pm plus Mar 3 (Sa) 7 - 10 pm

NEW Hands-on Photography Broadmoor Lake Park (By Festival Place)

Instructor: Al Dixon Course ID: PH301

Students learn best when they practice – so let’s get shooting! Join professional photographer Al Dixon on location at the beautiful surroundings of Festival Place. Learn to take fantastic pictures and have fun in this interactive hands on photography course.

SAL $129 | 6 Hrs Apr 16, 18 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Al Dixon Course ID: PHAND TBA $59 | 3 Hrs May 12 (Sa) 10 am - 1 pm

Looking for more? Check out... Elements of Summer, pg. 8 Finding Calm in Chaos, pg. 13 Building the Best You, pg. 14

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adventure

Mexican Street Food Discover how to make authentic street tacos and the spicy salsas you crave as you explore the best of Mexican street food. Learn to dry roast and char ingredients to enhance flavor, and to create diverse salsas and hot sauces for every palate. Transform beef, chicken and fish into delicious authentic tacos. Wrap it all up with a tasty lesson on homemade tortillas and a scrumptious dessert. Instructor: Imelda Dykstra Course ID: MEXSF SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs Feb 22 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

“I had such a blast! The instructor was top notch! Appreciate that she was willing to share about her heritage cuisine!” Student, Mexican Street Food Spanish Tapas Tapas cover a wide variety of appetizers and snacks in Spanish cuisine. In Mexico, similar dishes are called "botanas". You will prepare a variety of easy and delicious little bites to share at your own fiesta! Instructor: Imelda Dykstra Course ID: TAPAS SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs Apr 18 (W) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Chinese Dim Sum Host your own dim sum brunch after learning the fun and intricate techniques of preparing delectable classics such as Sticky Rice in Lotus Leaf and Shumai (Pork and Shrimp Dumpling). Take home your very own rice steamer! Instructor: Karen Haugen Course ID: CDSUM SAL $65 + $45 materials | 3 Hrs Feb 27 (T) 6 - 9 pm

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New Orleans Style Discover why New Orleans is one of the 'Best Foodie Cities in the South'. Learn how to cook Cajun food recipes passed down from generation to generation, popular New Orleans recipes, and many mouth-watering dishes the whole family will love. Instructor: Sandy Spates Course ID: CAJUN SAL $65 + $25 materials | 3 Hrs Mar 13 (T) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Thai Street Food Discover the vibrant flavours and spices of Thailand! Learn to create your own versions of Thai curry, salad rolls and the ever famous tom yum soup. Instructor: Karen Haugen Course ID: TFOOD SAL $65 + $25 supplies | 3 Hrs Apr 9 (M) 6 - 9 pm

Splendor of Fresh Herbs Bring the ancient wisdom of herbal lore and the aromatic pleasures of the herb garden into your kitchen. From classic favorites to more unusual dishes, discover how to use fresh or dried herbs from appetizers to desserts and how to preserve fresh herbs in pestos. This is a demonstration course with time to interact with a professional chef and taste the cuisine. Instructor: Herb and Margaret Hess Course ID: HERBS SAL $65 + $20 materials | 3 Hrs May 23 (W) 6 - 9 pm

What to bring We recommend bringing the following items to your cooking class: • • • •

hair tie closed-toe shoes water bottle containers for leftovers

NEW SERIES: The Chef's Table

Feed your inner epicurean! Award-winning chef Herb Hess will enhance your techniques and understanding while taking you on a culinary journey to remember.

NEW A Culinary Tour of France France is synonymous with gastronomy. The country has a rich culinary history, from rustic peasant foods to technical haute cuisine masterpieces. We've collected our favorite French recipes from across the country with the goal to take a culinary tour of the French provinces. Mar 7 (W) 6 - 9 pm | 3 Hrs

NEW Italian Farm House Cuisine "A Taste of Italy" Go beyond spaghetti and meatballs! This class will focus on preparing a variety of regional Italian cuisines and stocking the pantry with Italian ingredients but with a local Canadian context. Classic pasta dishes, risotto, and Caprese salad are among the dishes that will be prepared. Apr 4 (W) 6 - 9 pm | 3 Hrs

NEW A Moroccan Taste Adventure One of the great cuisines of the world, Moroccan cooking is infused with subtle spices and intriguing flavor combinations. Influenced by Andalusian Spain, Arabia and France, Morocco’s cuisine is a delicious combination of mouthwatering flavors that make it unique. Iconic Moroccan dishes will be prepared: chermoula, tagines and cous cous flavored with unique North African ingredients such as dates, preserved lemons and olives. May 2 (W) 6 - 9 pm | 3 hrs Instructor: Herb and Margaret Hess Course ID: CTABL SAL $225 (includes materials) | 9 Hrs total NOTE: These are demonstration classes with time to interact with a professional chef and taste the cuisine.


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NEW SERIES:

cooking

NEW Fit Foods

NEW Gluten-Free Cooking

Discover how to properly prepare flavourful meals for a fit lifestyle. Our Red Seal chef demystifies carbs, proteins and fats so that you can adapt recipes to suit your fitness goals whether you’re a high performing athlete, a body builder, or a weekend warrior. Fuel your performance!

Cooking gluten-free can be delicious, hearty and healthy. Together we will create some enticing dishes that prove it is possible to make gourmet food that is gluten-free! Note: Meals are not made in a gluten-free kitchen.

Mar 20 (T) 6 - 9 pm | 3 Hrs

Instructor: Bobby McKinnon Course ID: FITFD

NEW Roasting

SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs Feb 21 (W) 6 - 9 pm

SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs May 9 (W) 6 - 9 pm

Essential Culinary Techniques Refine your culinary skills with the techniques and secrets of a Red Seal Chef.

NEW Sautéing and Pan Frying The restaurant methods of sautéing and pan frying will add panache to your culinary skills.

Roasting is a dry heat method using the oven. The chef's method of roasting enhances meats and vegetables, creating distinct flavors for your sophisticated palate. Apr 24 (T) 6 - 9 pm | 3 Hrs

NEW Braising Proper braising starts with dry heat and finishes with moist heat. Transform tougher cuts of meat into delectable tender bites. You will braise a variety of meats as well as fruits for a cold weather dessert. May 15 (T) 6 - 9 pm | 3 Hrs

NEW Blanching, Steaming, and Poaching Blanching, steaming and poaching are all moist heat cooking methods. These sophisticated techniques will open up new possibilities in your culinary repertoire. Jun 5 (T) 6 - 9 pm | 3 Hrs Instructor: Bobby McKinnon Course ID: ECTEC SAL $199 (includes materials) | 12 Hrs total NOTE: These are demonstration classes with time to interact with a professional chef and taste the cuisine.

Instructor: Karen Haugen Course ID: GFCOO

Basic Knife Skills

Portion control is essential for healthy living but it can be a challenge to feel full. Join our Red Seal chef and explore not only portion size but the elements vital for creating nutritious meals. Discover tasty dishes the whole family will enjoy and that will leave you feeling satisfied!

Did you know that many chefs consider the knife to be the most important tool in the kitchen? Knife skills can be difficult to master and understand. Through demonstration and hands-on experience, you will learn knife terms, sharpening techniques and simple cutting skills that make you look like a pro. This class is sure to sell out quickly. Register early, chop chop!

Instructor: Bobby McKinnon Course ID: BALME

Instructor: Ron Bayda Course ID: KNFSK

SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs Apr 5 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

SAL $65 + $20 materials | 3 Hrs Apr 11 (W) 6 - 9 pm

Introduction to Raw Food

Fruit & Vegetable Carving

NEW Balanced Meals

Eating a raw, plant-based diet or incorporating more raw foods may help you rejuvenate and re-energize. This class will cover an introduction to the fundamentals of raw food preparation including tips on soaking and sprouting nuts and seeds, delicious dips and spreads for the whole family, salads and dressings, plant based entrees, and delicious raw desserts. Instructor: Caroline Reynolds Course ID: RAWF2 SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs Apr 17 (T) 6 - 9 pm

“I would definitely recommend this course to anyone considering adding more plantbased foods to their diets – I learned a great deal!” Student, Introduction to Raw Foods

Explore the craft of creating edible art by transforming everyday produce such as radishes, cucumbers, peppers and melons into leaves and flowers. Practice designs that will wow your guests. Bring your favorite paring knife and discover your inner culinary artist. Instructor: Ngamta (Eed) Tekauyporn Course ID: FRVGC SAL $65 + $25 materials | 3 Hrs May 10 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

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NEW Elements of Summer (Grilling/Curing/Smoking/Marinating) Want to grill like a master? Look no further! Discover different woods, spices and marinades to create distinct flavorings, while learning the purpose of brining and curing, the difference between hot and cold smoke and the perfect temperature and techniques for properly using your grill/BBQ. Instructor: Ron Bayda Course ID: ESUMM SAL $99 + $40 materials | 5.5 Hrs May 26 (Sa) 9:30 - 3 pm

Understanding Meats

NEW Phyllo Pastry Workshop

Crepes

Phyllo pastry is used in a variety of Mediterranean cuisines from savory hors d'oeuvres to tasty desserts. Learn the skill of working with this delicate pastry to make recipes like spinach feta triangles, baked brie, and the delicious dessert - baklava!

Think crepes are too difficult to create? Think again! Discover the art of making the perfect crepe and plenty of ideas for scrumptious fillings. From dinner to dessert, your mouth will be watering by the time you sit down to enjoy your creations.

Instructor: Katelynn Bayes Course ID: PPASW

Instructor: Doris Shwabe Course ID: CREPE

SAL $65 + $30 materials | 3 Hrs May 14 (M) 6 - 9 pm

SAL $65 + $20 materials | 3 Hrs Mar 5 (M) 6 - 9 pm

SAL $65 + $25 materials | 3 Hrs May 28 (M) 6 - 9 pm

Homemade Jerky

Bread of all Seasons

Making Sausage

There is nothing quite like the smell of freshly baked bread wafting through your kitchen. Abandon ready-sliced loaves and discover a world of delicious, fresh bread baked at home. Spend a day with Sandy, who will inspire you to rise to the occasion.

BBQ season is on its way and what better way to kick it off than cooking up fresh, homemade sausage that doesn't contain additives and fillers. From selecting fresh meat and grinding to choosing and stuffing the casings, you will learn everything you need to know to create your own delicious sausages. It's not as difficult - or as messy - as you may think!

Instructor: Sandy Spates Course ID: BRDSN SAL $89 + $25 materials | 6.5 Hrs Apr 21 (Sa) 9:30 am - 4 pm

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Take the mystery out of different cuts of meat and the culinary terms used to describe them. Discover how seasoning with rubs and marinades can improve your entree. Understand several basic methods of cooking meat such as roasting, sautĂŠing, braising and frying and how to choose the proper method for your cut of meat. Finally, learn how different pan sauces enhance your dinner.

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Instructor: Ron Bayda Course ID: SAUSG SAL $99 + $30 materials | 6 Hrs Mar 19, 21 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Ron Bayda Course ID: MEATS

Discover how to make the most delicious jerky to wow your family and friends! This is a handson class using a regular oven or an electric smoker. Learn to choose the best cuts, slicing techniques, seasoning and marinating methods, and the drying and dehydrating process. It's jerky from start to finish! Instructor: Ron Bayda Course ID: JERKY SAL $65 + $30 materials | 6 Hrs May 29, 31 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

Looking for more? Check out... Wine & Cheese Appreciation, pg. 11 Food, Mood and Health, pg.13 3D Printing, pg. 23


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Life & Leisure discover a new

pastime

Acrylic Painting All new paintings! Acrylics are rich, vibrant and expressive - easy to paint and easy to learn! Join us for a relaxed approach to paint with acrylics. Learn colour mixing and pairing, washes, blending, brushwork and more! A supply list will be provided upon sufficient enrollment. Instructor: Karen Clair Course ID: ACRYL

Watercolours I All new paintings! Led by renowned artist Willie Wong, explore your creative side by discovering the basics of watercolour painting. Experience colour mixing and brush strokes through discussion, demonstration and hands-on practice. All skill levels are welcome. Visit our website to view pictures of the paintings. Instructor: Willie Wong Course ID: WTCLR SAL $185 | 12 Hrs Feb 7 - 28 (W) 6 - 9 pm

Watercolours II All new paintings! Awaken your creative side with more basics in watercolour painting. Explore colour mixing and brush strokes through discussion, demonstration and hands-on practice. All levels of experience are welcome.Visit our website to view pictures of the paintings. Instructor: Willie Wong Course ID: WTCL2 SAL $185 | 12 Hrs May 2 - 23 (W) 6 - 9 pm

SAL $175 | 12 Hrs Apr 4 - 25 (W) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Four Classes - Four Mediums Experiment with an assortment of fascinating media - watercolours, acrylics, charcoal and pastels. Discover which medium suites you best! Instructor: Karen Clair Course ID: ARTMD SAL $175 + $45 materials | 12 Hrs May 8 - 29 (T) 6 - 9 pm

Woodworking - Counter Intelligence Renovating a bathroom can add value to your home and constructing a bathroom counter is within your skill set! Join this opportunity to work with plywood, mdf, solid hardwood, plastic laminate and contact cement to create countertop models. Note: With sufficient interest, a follow up class may be offered to build your own fitted bathroom countertop. Instructor: Fred Rempel Course ID: WWCTR SCS $49 + $10 materials | 3 Hrs Apr 24 (T) 6 - 9 pm

“Excellent instruction and demonstrations of the tools and how to use them. Lots of personal interaction with the instructor” Student, Woodworking

NEW Spring Burlap Wreath A spring wreath is one of the nicest ways to increase curb appeal and welcome spring to your front door! Learn a different technique and design your very own burlap wreath with all the materials and finishing touches to create your own style. Instructor: Cristi Storz Course ID: SBWRE SAL $39 + $40 materials | 3 Hrs Mar 12 (M) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Festool Feast Festool creates the highly accurate cuts in European design. You will try your hand at the rolling vacuum base with orbital sanders, circular saws, jigsaws, routers and the Domino joiner. Instructor: Fred Rempel Course ID: FEFEA SCS $49 | 3 Hrs Mar 20 (T) 6 - 9 pm

Woodworking - Returning to the Lathe NOTE: Participants must have some lathe experience. Explore new turning projects and techniques such as advanced face plate turned bowls and spindle turning which may include projects ranging from a pepper mill or pen, to a lamp, rolling pin or legs for a table. Instructor: Fred Rempel Course ID: WDWKL SCS $175 + $30 materials | 12 Hrs Feb 6 - 27 (T) 6 - 9 pm

Ways to save! • Early bird special of 15% from Jan 8-12 use code EARLY15. • Seniors 60+ enjoy 20% off use code SENIOR20.

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NEW Woodworking Machines How do you get the most out of the woodworking tools you have or plan to buy? We will explore the operation and maintenance of the most commonly used machines: jointer, thickness planer, mitre saw, band saw, sanders and router table. Instructor: Fred Rempel Course ID: WOODM SCS $49 + $10 materials | 3 Hrs Mar 6 (T) 6 - 9 pm

NEW The Sharp Shop Explore different types of cutting edges such as kitchen knives, saw blade teeth and hand plane blades. Learn to sharpen using water stones, diamond hones and a felt wheel to hone the edge to a razor sharpness. This is a demonstration class with a chance to participate.

Paint Café

Paint, create and donate!

In our ongoing commitment to give back to the community, join us for heART Paint Café and make a difference for charities in our region. You will enjoy a fun-filled evening with friends at Common Ground Community Café creating a beautiful painting to take home. Thirty per cent of the registration proceeds from heART Paint events are donated to the organization. Using watercolours as your medium, enjoy painting in support of Parents Empowering Parents, a local organization that provides programming, support and hope for individuals and families dealing with addictions. Instructor: Willie Wong Course ID: HRPC17 CGC $39 + $25 supplies | 3 Hrs Mar 16 (F) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Fred Rempel Course ID: SHARP SCS $49 | 3 Hrs Apr 17 (T) 6 - 9 pm

Furniture Re-chic (Chalk painting) Find out everything you need to know about chalk paints and waxes for wood furniture. Try your hand at application techniques such as dry brushing, washes, layering and distressing. Complete your piece using soft and dark waxes. For the second class, bring a small piece of furniture to re-chic.

Using acrylics as your medium, enjoy painting in support of the Camp Health, Hope and Happiness Society (Camp He Ho Ha), a not-for-profit organization situated on Lake Isle in Northern Alberta that provides safe and rewarding recreational opportunities to children and adults with physical and mental disabilities. Instructor: Fiona Graham Course ID: HRPC18 CGC $39 + $25 supplies | 3 Hrs Apr 20 (F) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Cristi Storz Course ID: FRNCP SAL $85 + $45 materials | 6 Hrs Apr 10, 17 (T) 6 - 9 pm

Ways to save! Sign up with a friend and you will both receive 10% off registration fees. Call our office to register.

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Using acrylics as your medium, enjoy painting in support of the Strathcona in Bloom Society. This organization beautifies Strathcona County and Sherwood Park through the efforts of volunteers, businesses and County staff as well as encouraging the efforts of private home owners. Instructor: Karen Clair Course ID: HRPC19 CGC $39 + $25 supplies | 3 Hrs Jun 1 (F) 6 - 9 pm


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Women & wine Add flare to your girls night out! NEW Past Lives - How do they Affect us Today? Enjoy wine and have fun learning! Do you experience strange knowings, random coincidences, subtle inklings or "deja vu"? Do you have powerful dreams that feel real? These clues from previous incarnations may be messages brought forward to assist you in your current life. Experience how to connect with these insights to help you solve challenges with your health, relationships and career. Instructor: Suzanne Belanger, RMT Course ID: WWIN4 SUB $45 + $10 materials | 2 Hrs May 24 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Wine and Cheese Appreciation Unlock the mysteries of wine and begin to build a strong base for lifelong wine appreciation. Sensory training, wine vocabulary, and tasting major varietals help build your ability to discern the distinct flavours and nuances from many types of wine. Learn about label information, wine aging and choosing perfectly paired cheeses. Instructor: Amy Holden Course ID: WNCHS SUB $29 + $25 materials | 2 Hrs Feb 1 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Favorite Patio Cocktails From patio parties and backyard BBQ's to just escaping the sizzling heat – learn how to entertain effortlessly with the latest and most delicious summer cocktails. Expect to interact, have fun and, of course, learn a lot! Instructor: Sandra McFadyen Course ID: PATCK SUB $29 + $25 materials | 1.5 Hrs Jun 7 (Th) 7 - 8:30 pm

Makeup Bootcamp Are you bored with your make up routine? Is your skin lacking glow? Gain an understanding of your skin tone and face shape to find the right colors that will accentuate your best features. You will walk away with easy techniques that are guaranteed to freshen up your look. Instructor: Aurora Harrison Course ID: MKPBC SAL $49 | 3 Hrs May 3 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

Do you have hair envy? See a great hair style and wonder "how did she do that?" Find out in this hands-on class that will cover quick and easy everyday hair styles, as well as do-ityourself up-do's fit for a night on the town, a hot date or a formal event! Brush up on braids, buns and curls with our talented hairstylist. Instructor: Colleen Nelson Course ID: HAIRT SAL $49 | 3 Hrs Apr 24 (T) 6 - 9 pm

NEW The Bucket List As we grow older we aim to do things while we still have our health to enjoy them. What dreams are on your bucket list? During a fun evening of discussion, story-telling and a bit of introspection, we will look at a variety of things that either hold us back or help us to fulfill our desires. Bring a dream, a pad of paper and a pen.

SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Mar 13 (T) 7 - 9 pm

This introductory course combines different landscape planning techniques into a recipe for sustainable happiness in your own outside spaces. Time is allotted in each class for discussing and working on a plan for your own landscape project. Any size landscape is welcome, from acreage to balcony. Instructor: Anaya Webb Course ID: LDPEF

Hairstyling Trends

Instructor: Fred Rempel Course ID: BUCKL

NEW Landscape Design, Permaculture and Energy Flow: Introduction

SAL $85 | 6 Hrs Feb 15, 22 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Greenhouse and Gardening: Seeding and Transplanting You will learn how-to's and lots of tricks about seeding and transplanting young plants. Half the course is spent in discussion about the basics while the other half includes hands-on practice. You will be provided with plants, special reusable seed trays, growing-on containers and media. Bring your own seeds. Instructor: Anaya Webb Course ID: GRGAR SAL $85 + $37 materials | 6 Hrs Mar 22, Apr 12 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Edible & Medicinal Plants You Can Grow This course will focus on plants that will allow you to turn your yard into a place of natural healing with essential food and medicinal plants. Grow plants that are beautiful and beneficial. This course focuses on domestic and indigenous plants. You can have a beautiful yard and eat from it too! Instructor: Anaya Webb Course ID: EDMED SAL $35 + $40 materials | 2 Hrs Apr 5 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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balance your life Soothing Massage for Two Take time out for some much needed TLC. Feel the tension fade away as you spend an evening with your partner practicing basic massage techniques. Check the website for what to wear and bring. Register in partners. Instructor: Suzanne Belanger, RMT Course ID: STHMS SAL $90 per pair + $5 materials | 6 Hrs Apr 9 & 11 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Muscle Pain Solutions Whether your discomfort and muscle pains are from stress, tension or physical activity you will discover holistic strategies and techniques to treat and prevent those everyday aches. Useful for all ages and fitness levels. Instructor: Suzanne Belanger, RMT Course ID: MPSOL SAL $59 | 3 Hrs May 8 (T) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Health: An Integrative Approach

Food is just one of the factors that affects health. Look beyond diet and into integrative nutrition in this introductory course. Explore the four pillars of health – relationships, career, physical activity and spirituality – and how bringing balance to those aspects are necessary for creating a lifestyle and diet unique to you. Instructor: Kathryn McLean Course ID: HINTA SAL $35 | 2 Hrs May 10 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

NEW Managing Seasonal Allergies Has hay fever ever forced you to stay indoors? Is an antihistamine part of your daily routine? Learn how to manage seasonal allergies with natural products such as foods, essential oils and some lifestyles shifts that will help you get back outside. Instructor: Michelle Dionne-Nisbet Course ID: MSALL SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Apr 18 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Women, Weight & Hormones Are you finding that fat is collecting around your mid-section and no matter how well you watch what you eat or how much you exercise, that weight is not budging? This may have more to do with your hormone levels than anything else. Join our Naturopathic doctor to find out more about hormones, the effect they have on your body, and strategies for fighting fat and losing weight. Instructor: Dr. Lisa Clements, BSC. ND. Course ID: WWHOR SAL $75 | 4 Hrs Feb 26 & 28 (M/W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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NEW Autoimmune Diseases and Nutrition

Concerned that you might suffer from inflammation or an autoimmune disorder? Do you have minor irritations like rashes and runny noses or suffer from a chronic and debilitating disease like Crohn’s or rheumatoid arthritis? This course will explore the nutrition and lifestyle strategies that can support medical treatments and alleviate some symptoms of several autoimmune disorders. Instructor: Dr. Lisa Clements, BSC. ND. Course ID: AUTDN SAL $69 | 4 Hrs May 14 & 16 (M/W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Foot Reflexology Reflexology relieves tension, improves circulation and helps promote the natural function of the mind and body. Through the use of theory, demonstrations and practice sessions, learn about this natural healing art by applying pressure to reflex areas of the feet. Instructor: Debra Cookson Course ID: FRFLX SAL $79 | 5 Hrs Mar 19, 21 (M/W) 6:30 - 9 pm


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Welcome back! We are pleased to welcome back Dr. Tamara Eriksen to share her wealth of knowledge about health and nutrition. Dr. Eriksen obtained her naturopathic medical license in Alberta in 2008 and is a member of the College of Naturopathic Doctors of Alberta (CNDA) and the Canadian Association of Naturopathic Doctors (CAND). She currently practices in Sherwood Park. Dr. Eriksen believes it is important to educate yourself so you can make informed decisions about your health. NEW Whole Body Natural Detox Jump start your health goals by learning how to reduce your toxic load and optimize your natural detoxification mechanisms. Boost energy, gain mental clarity and help prevent chronic disease. Instructor: Dr. Tamara Eriksen Course ID: NDTOX SAL $69 | 4 Hrs Feb 20 & 22 (T/Th) 6 - 8 pm

NEW Healthy Brain Uncover natural ways that may alleviate the symptoms of Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, dementia and neurodegenerative disease. Promote your best brain functionality.

NEW Finding Calm in Chaos

Stress Management - Holistic Approach to Mood & Anxiety Emotions are processed throughout the body and may affect us at a cellular level. Essential oils may be used to help balance emotions and brighten moods. In this workshop, we will deconstruct stress and explore different methods to manage stress through breath and mindfulness, as well as essential oils. Instructor: Michelle Dionne-Nisbet Course ID: STRES

Healing Art of Reiki

A Holistic Approach to Rest, Relaxation and Sleep Learn how to use essential oils to help you relax, sleep better and reduce stress. Discover sleep hygiene techniques, how to choose quality essential oils, and how to use different blends of oils to support a calmer, more relaxed state of mind.

SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Mar 14 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Instructor: Hazel Butterworth Course ID: FCCHA SAL $79 | 6 Hrs May 16, 23, 30 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Feb 21 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Instructor: Michelle Dionne-Nisbet Course ID: RRSLP

Feeling overwhelmed by the competing demands of work, family and friends? Swamped by expectations, schedules and competing roles? Discover how you can filter this chaos to reduce anxiety and drama to make life more simplistic and calm for yourself. You’re worth it!

Reiki's effectiveness lies in its simplicity and its limitless potential. Invite happiness, health and success into your everyday life by discovering what Reiki is and how to apply it to yourself and assist those closest to you. No previous experience required. Instructor: Hazel Butterworth Course ID: HREIK SAL $115 | 9 Hrs Apr 12, 19, 26 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Dr. Tamara Eriksen Course ID: HTHBR SAL $69 | 4 Hrs Apr 10 & 12 (T/Th) 6 - 8 pm

NEW Food, Mood & Health Good nutrition is essential for our mental health. Learn about the gut-brain connection and discover how our food, and the chemicals in it, affect our mental health. Instructor: Dr. Tamara Eriksen Course ID: FMHEA SAL $69 | 4 Hrs May 1 & 3 (T/Th) 6 - 8 pm

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Mindful Meditation

NEW Building the Best You

Many women feel they don’t know who they are or what their purpose in life is. They have lived their lives for everyone else except themselves, playing the role of daughter, wife and mother but somewhere along the way they got lost. This class will take you back to the truth of who you are and why you are here. Grow inspired to be yourself again and begin living your life for 'YOU'.

Mindfulness meditation is being aware of your thoughts and actions in the present moment, without judging yourself, as a means of reducing the effects of stress and improving your mood and boosting your immune system. Gain practice and practical tips in meditation to improve your life and feel great.

Instructor: Carmen Braga Course ID: INSPR

SAL $79 | 6 Hrs Mar 7, 14, 21 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Is it really possible to be happy, healthy, and prosperous? Is there hope for a better tomorrow? The answer is a resounding YES! Regardless of your circumstances, you have the freedom to choose your attitude toward circumstances. It is possible to make radical changes in your life by taking small, consistent steps. You will discover that you already have everything necessary to make your life better. You will leave the class with an action plan to take your life where you want it to go.

SAL $79 | 6 Hrs Mar 6, 13, 20 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

“The instructor was very insightful. Just the course I needed on my journey of selfdiscovery and growth” Student, Grow Inspired to be Yourself NEW Exploring Intuition We all have intuition – we sense, feel and know more than we often realize but most of us have forgotten how to use it. In this fun class, you will learn how to tune into your own intuition and gain an understanding of what you’re being shown in the messages from your higher self, guides and angels. Instructor: Carmen Braga Course ID: EXPIN SAL $79 | 6 Hrs May 15, 22, 29 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

The Pendulum: Your Intuition Ally Amplify your gut feelings and focus your intuition with a pendulum. In this session you will delve into your subconscious and inner wisdom. No experience needed. Demo pendulums are provided if you don't already have one. Bring a bottle of water to drink. Instructor: Suzanne Belanger, RMT Course ID: CINTN SAL $59 | 3 Hrs Mar 12 (M) 6 - 9 pm

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Just Breath! Techniques to Calm, Centre and Balance Breathing in specific ways can have amazing and powerful healing benefits. Learn ancient breathing exercises that may improve energy, focus and calm, and decrease depression and anxiety. The simplest and most powerful technique for optimum health of mind and body is absolutely free and literally right under your nose. Instructor: Sabrina de Vere Course ID: BRTHE SAL $99 | 8 Hrs Mar 1 - 22 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Instructor: Leisa Crocq Course ID: BBYOU SAL $139 + $30 materials | 10 Hrs Feb 20, 22, 27, Mar 1 (T/Th) 6:30 - 9 pm

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Never lose your keys again! Two-time and current Alberta Memory Champion Jim Gerwing will lead you through time-honored techniques used by memory athletes so you can quickly memorize speeches, poems, words, numbers, shuffled cards and (everybody’s bane) put names to faces. Jim will present systems that are immediately useful in daily life. Take the class: you’ll never forget it! Instructor: Jim Gerwing Course ID: MINDS SAL $189 | 20 Hrs Apr 4 - May 23 (W) 6:30 - 9 pm

Caring for Aging Parents Wondering where to start helping your aging parents find and access the supports they need? Find out about services available to seniors and their caregivers. Gain insight into knowing when it is time to seek outside help, what types of care are available and community living options. Bring a second person for free. Instructor: Alberta Health Services Course ID: CARAP SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Mar 8 (Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

“Thank you for coming to our community to share information on such an important topic. Excellent presentation” Student, Caring for Aging Parents Financial Literacy Made Easy Whether you are starting out in your career, raising a family or planning to retire, you can develop your knowledge of personal finance using the fundamentals of money management. Learn to effectively plan and manage your finances, how to protect those finances using tax strategies and how to build your wealth using investments to create and maintain a better lifestyle. Bring a second person for free. Instructor: Nadine Michael Course ID: FINLE

NEW Family ManagementOrganizing Strategies for Parents and Kids Overwhelmed by trying to do it all? A trained Professional Organizer provides useful strategies for meal planning, storage ideas and teamwork to tame the chaos and bring harmony to your busy household. NOTE: Please bring a month of your family schedule to class. Instructor: Daina Benson Course ID: FMORS

Declutter Your Home Decluttering is not as simple as just throwing out anything you haven’t used. Get tips from a professional organizer to help you not only declutter but to put simple systems in place for long-term improvements to keep your home organized.

SAL $55 | 3 Hrs Feb 15 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

How well you get along with your boss, your customers, your friends and your family can determine the accomplishments you achieve in life. Learn the four steps you can take to build healthy relationships with your family and your colleagues. Instructor: Leisa Crocq Course ID: BWINR SAL $139 + $30 materials | 10 Hrs Apr 10, 12, 17, 19 (T/Th) 6:30 - 9 pm

NEW Goal Setting and Achievement

SAL $39 | 3 Hrs Apr 5 (Th) 6 - 9 pm

Instructor: Janice Mills Course ID: CLUTR

NEW Building Winning Relationships

Do New Year’s resolutions leave you frazzled, frustrated or frozen? Let 2018 be the year you take a new approach. Learn the power of the goal setting formula and the easy steps it takes to guarantee you can achieve any objective you set. With definite goals, you release your own power and things start happening! Instructor: Leisa Crocq Course ID: GSACH SAL $139 + $30 materials | 10 Hrs Mar 13, 15, 20, 22 (T/Th) 6:30 - 9 pm

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SAL $69 | 4 Hrs Apr 16, 18 (M/W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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Check out... NEW Puppy/Dog Basics for Families Is a new puppy/dog in your home or in your future? Discover how to care for your new furry family member. Topics covered will include when to feed and what foods are safe; safe exercise tips from an early age; how much walking is too much; how to stop bad habits like jumping before they form; and grooming tips, such as ear and nail care. Join Stefani for this fun and informative evening. Please leave your pets at home as this is a demonstration session only. Instructor: Stefani Sellsted Course ID: PDBAS SAL $59 | 3 Hrs Mar 5 (M) 6 - 9 pm

Dog Grooming

Ballroom, Beyond Basics Discover some new dances! Take your dancing skills to the next level and expand your dancing experience from Brave Enough for Ballroom. You'll be ready for Dancing With the Stars in no time. Please register as a pair and bring nonmarking indoor shoes. Prerequisite: Brave Enough for Ballroom or equivalent. Instructor: Peter & Helga Zankl Course ID: BLLBB CAM $199 per couple | 12 Hrs Jan 30 - Mar 20 (T) 6:30 - 8 pm

Ballroom Dancing - The Waltz The waltz has long been considered the most elegant dance, with graceful movements and impeccable style. Join Helga and Peter as you discover the fundamentals, form and patterns while you gain confidence and poise for your next social event. Please register as a pair and bring non-marking indoor shoes. Instructor: Peter & Helga Zankl Course ID: BRWAL CAM $99 per couple | 6 Hrs Apr 3 - 24 (T) 6:30 - 8 pm

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NEW Horsing Around (with Bethany) Owning and caring for any animal is a big responsibility but the extra infrastructure needed for keeping and transporting a horse is fairly involved. Through stories and pictures told by a dad and daughter, journey through what it takes to own a horse such as where to purchase, building fences/shelters, nutrition, boarding and riding lessons. Instructor: Fred Rempel Course ID: HAROU SAL $59 | 3 Hrs May 8 (T) 6 - 9 pm

Ways to save! • Early bird special of 15% from Jan 8-12 use code EARLY15. • Seniors 60+ enjoy 20% off use code SENIOR20.

Practice simple techniques that you can do at home to keep your pooch happy. Basic nail and foot care, eye and ear care, and trimming will be covered. We will also discuss proper coat care for your dog's breed and what you should know before sending your dog to a professional groomer. Your furry family members will appreciate this. Please leave your pets at home as this is a demonstration session only. Instructor: Stefani Sellsted Course ID: DOGGR SAL $59 | 3 Hrs May 14 (M) 6 - 9 pm

“Excellent teacher and great demos. The instructor has a wealth of knowledge and I truly learned a lot!” Student, Dog Grooming

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Get into the swing of things! Taking golf lessons is the best way to learn how to play or improve your game. Let CPGA Robert Toshack, Director of Golf at Long Shotz Driving Range, share his golf expertise with you and have you swinging your way onto the golf course with confidence this season. Group Lessons (all ages)

Swing Analysis

Semi-Private Lessons

Our fun and social group sessions are available for all skill levels. They are designed to help you hit straighter and farther than ever before. Learn simple techniques for permanent improvement. It is a great way to meet new people and improve your game.

This private lesson is designed to establish goals and identify an improvement plan for any skill level. The use of video analysis helps to identify swing flaws and promote permanent corrections. The session can be followed up with private coaching sessions to execute the improvement plan.

Perfect for couples or friends to learn and improve together in a convenient and costeffective way. More personalized than group lessons, the information is specific to the student’s goals and communicated in an easy, effective manner. Video analysis is used in each lesson.

Instructor: Robert Toshack, C.P.G.A Course ID: GSWAN

Instructor: Robert Toshack, C.P.G.A Course ID: GSPRL

LDR $89 | 1 Hr

LDR $220 | 5 Hrs

Instructor: Robert Toshack, C.P.G.A Course ID: GGRPL LDR $120 | 4 Hrs May 2 - 23 (W) May 3 - 24 (Th) May 5 - 26 (Sa) Jun 6 - 27 (W) Jun 7 - 28 (Th) Jun 9 - 30 (Sa)

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May 4 - Jun 1 (F) 6 - 7 pm or 7:15 - 8:15 pm May 28 - Jun 25 (M) 6 - 7 pm or 7:15 - 8:15 pm

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Career Development Administrative Assistant

Office Skills

NEW Effective Communications

CE Professional Certificate

CE Professional Certificate

CE Professional Certificate

Learn the skills you need to excel as an administrative professional or executive assistant. You will gain insight into the world of business and expand your skills to become more knowledgeable and productive in your work environment. This certificate may help you prepare for the internationally recognized Certified Administrative Professional® exam offered by the International Association of Administrative Professionals®.

Gain entry level skills for a variety of office environments by exploring the basics of two of the most common office software programs used in business today, Microsoft Word and Excel. Learn up-to-date grammar rules for improved written communications, as well as skills in goal setting and time management.

You will learn to build rapport, trust, warmth, and respect through effective conversations as well as gain valuable knowledge on communicating with a variety of personalities. You will also master the essentials of writing so you can excel at business and online communications.

Completion Requirements

Completion Requirements

Pre-requisite: We recommend Back to the Workplace (pg. 24) prior to beginning this program. This certificate requires the completion of four mandatory courses within one year from the start of the first course.

This certificate requires the completion of three mandatory online courses within one year from the start of the first course.

Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of three mandatory courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM

ONLINE PROGRAM

• Administrative Assistant Fundamentals • Administrative Assistant Applications • Effective Business Writing

• Word 2013 Level 1 (classroom or online) • Excel 2013 Level 1 (classroom or online) • Writing Essentials (online) • Individual Excellence (online)

Fee: $365 | Course ID: CADMN Check website for monthly start dates

Fee: $485 | Course ID: COFFS Check website for monthly start dates

ONLINE PROGRAM • Keys to Effective Communication • Writing Essentials • Achieving Success with Difficult People Fee: $365 | Course ID: CECOM Check website for monthly start dates

Leadership CE Professional Certificate

Leadership skills can be learned and developed. Enhance your leadership potential by discovering how to develop and lead a successful team, the most valuable resource in any business. You will gain valuable knowledge on communicating effectively with a variety of personalities and making decisions with confidence. Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of four mandatory online courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM • Achieving Success with Difficult People • Leadership • Building Teams that Work • Skills for Making Great Decisions

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Business Administration CE Professional Certificate

Gain skills for the career you deserve. Begin by developing your basic accounting knowledge and learning accounting software widely used in the business community. You will also learn database management and improve your business writing skills for more effective communication. Acquire the language of management by learning the skills required to delegate responsibility and motivate colleagues. Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of six mandatory courses within one year from the start of the first class. ONLINE PROGRAM • Accounting Fundamentals I • Accounting Fundamentals II • Introduction to QuickBooks 2016 • Introduction to Microsoft Access 2016 • Fundamentals of Supervision & Management • Effective Business Writing Fee: $729 | Course ID: CBUSA Check website for monthly start dates

Digital Marketing CE Professional Certificate

In today's fast-paced, connected environment, it is increasingly important to know how to utilize the power of online marketing. Find out how to develop an internet marketing plan, use popular social media platforms and achieve higher positions with major search engines. You will come away with tools that you can implement right away. Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of three mandatory online courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM • Marketing Your Business on the Internet • Using Social Media in Business • Achieving Top Search Engine Positions

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Web Tech Certificate CE Professional Certificate

CE Professional Certificate

Ready to start your own business? Begin by creating a successful plan. You will uncover financing options, business policies and the very important aspect of any business marketing and social media. Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of six mandatory online courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM • Creating a Successful Business Plan • Small Business Marketing on a Shoestring • Introduction to Internet Writing Markets • Marketing Your Business on the Internet • Business Finance for Non-Finance Personnel • Using Social Media In Business Fee: $729 | Course ID: CSBUS Check website for monthly start dates

Project Management Whether you are thinking about becoming a project manager or are currently employed as one and would like to develop your skills further, this program will provide you with essential information to successfully complete projects in various industries. These courses meet the Project Management Institute's expectations for professional development in project management. Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of three mandatory online courses within one year from the start of the first course. • Project Management Fundamentals • Project Management Applications • High Speed Project Management

Completion Requirements

This certificate requires the completion of seven mandatory courses within one year from the start of the first course. ONLINE PROGRAM • Introduction to Dreamweaver CS6 • Introduction to Adobe Illustrator CS6 • Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS6 • Intro to CSS3 and HTML5 • Intro to JavaScript • Creating Web Pages • Designing Effective Websites Fee: $849 | Course ID: CWEBT Check website for monthly start dates

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ONLINE PROGRAM

Obtain the skills to become a web designer! You'll learn the fundamentals of web design and how to create state-of-the-art websites using modern CSS3 and HTML5 techniques, as well as learn how to add more power to your programming with JavaScript. You'll also learn powerful no-cost or low-cost web marketing strategies.

Course Start Dates • January 17, 2018 • February 14, 2018 • March 14, 2018 • April 11, 2018 • May 16, 2018 • June 13, 2018 Ways to save! • Early bird special of 15% from Jan 8-12 use code EARLY15.

Fee: $365 | Course ID: CPRJM Check website for monthly start dates

Fee: $365 | Course ID: DGMRK Check website for monthly start dates

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Check out... boost your career Career Planning & Insight Whether you’re just starting out or going through a career transition, choosing the right career path will make you a happier and more successful person. Improve your chances of securing the job you want by learning effective job search and relationship building strategies; how to successfully market yourself using a powerful resume and cover letter combined with interview skills; and strategies to overcome fear and anxiety. Instructor: Michelle Cumine Course ID: CARPI SAL $129 | 9 Hrs Apr 23, 25, 30 (M/W/M) 6 - 9 pm

Difficult Conversations Whether at work or at home, we all have challenging situations we need to address with others that we know will not improve or change if we continue to avoid them. Discover how to tackle difficult conversations so you don't have to lose another night's sleep worrying. Learn how to prepare yourself, courageously and carefully and how to follow-up to ensure things keep moving in the right direction. Instructor: Michelle Cumine Course ID: DCONV SAL $169 | 12 Hrs May 7, 9, 14, 16 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

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NEW Goal Setting and Achievement

How well you get along with your boss, your customers, your friends and your family can determine the accomplishments you achieve in life. Learn the four steps you can take to build healthy relationships with your family and your colleagues.

Do New Year’s resolutions leave you frazzled, frustrated or frozen? Let 2018 be the year you take a new approach. Learn the power of the goal setting formula and the easy steps it takes to guarantee you can achieve any objective you set. With definite goals, you release your own power and things start happening!

Instructor: Leisa Crocq Course ID: BWINR SAL $139 + $30 materials | 10 Hrs Apr 10, 12, 17, 19 (T/Th) 6:30 - 9 pm

NEW Mental Health at Work Discover common mental health concerns and how they may present in the workplace, followed by a strategy for how to help a colleague who is struggling. This course is targeted to managers, supervisors and human resource professionals. Instructor: Kara Lehman. Course ID: MHWOR SAL $85 | 6 Hrs Mar 5, 7 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

Mental Health First Aid Certificate Earn a certificate in Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) and be able to provide the help needed to a person developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Like physical first aid, MHFA is given until appropriate treatment can be found or until the crisis is resolved. MHFA is an evidence-based program of the Mental Health Commissions of Canada. Topics covered include: substance related disorders, mood related disorders, anxiety and trauma related disorders and psychotic disorders. Instructor: Andrea Taylor Course ID: CMHFA SAL $199 + $38 materials | 12 Hrs Jan 23, 25, 30, Feb 1 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

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NEW Introduction to Teaching ESL: A Practical Approach Teaching a language requires more than just being able to speak it. In this course you will learn practical methods to prepare and conduct effective, fun and interesting lessons. This is an interactive course which will provide teachers, tutors and EAs with an opportunity to put into practice the skills learned so that they have the confidence to start teaching right away. Topics covered will include: lesson planning, how to engage students, phonics, grammar and more. Instructor: Kathryn McLean Course ID: ITESL SAL $129 | 9 Hrs Feb 7, 14, 21 (W) 6 - 9 pm

NEW Designing a Workplace Health Program This introductory workshop focuses on how to design and implement an effective and impactful workplace health program. Content is applicable to different industries, budgets and company-sizes. Instructor: Kara Lehman. Course ID: DWPHP SAL $59 | 3 Hrs Apr 25 (W) 6 - 9 pm


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NEW Supporting and De-escalating Students with Challenging Behaviors Explore supports and strategies for working or living with children aged 3-12 years who demonstrate challenging behaviors. You will discover how to prevent these behaviors and get things back on track sooner. Designed for parents, teachers, EAs, childcare workers and those who want to learn more about this subject. Instructor: Andrea Perrotta & Lindsay Jones Course ID: CHLBV SAL $59 | 3 Hrs Feb 12 (M) 6 - 9 pm

Managing the Cycle of Meltdowns for People with ASD Find out the difference between tantrum behavior and a meltdown. This course is designed for anyone supporting a person with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and provides new ideas in getting through and reducing meltdown behavior. Instructors: Andrea Perrotta & Lindsay Jones Course ID: ASDCY SAL $59 | 3 Hrs Apr 3 (T) 6 - 9 pm

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Supporting Students with ADHD

This session focuses on addictions occurring in today’s youth. Understanding the impact of the individual and the family, along with community resources available, will be presented when discussing the following substances: smoking, vaping, alcohol, marijuana, ecstasy, cocaine and fentanyl.

Discover how ADHD can impact learning and how you can help students and your child go further. Designed for parents, teachers, EAs and childcare workers who are looking for ways to support kids who have trouble focusing on the right thing.

Instructors: Karen Wiltse, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) & Diane Hansen, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) Course ID: ADDMH SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Feb 26 (M) 6 - 8 pm `

Building Resiliency and Other Preventative Factors for Our Children and Youth How do we help today’s children and youth build self-confidence and what are effective strategies to assist in building positive mental health? Join us in understanding the potency of resiliency and other protective factors in empowering our children and youth for future challenges. Instructor: Karen Wiltse, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) & Diane Hansen, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) Course ID: BROCY SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Apr 9 (M) 6 - 8 pm

Instructor: Karen Wiltse, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) & Diane Hansen, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) Course ID: CADHD SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Apr 23 (M) 6 - 8 pm

“This course taught me some new strategies to try, and also re-assured me that most of what I’m doing is helpful.” Student, Supporting Students with ADHD NEW Sexual Minorities Awareness Individuals who identify themselves as members of sexual minorities experience unique challenges both individually and as a group. This session will discuss the challenges along with the strengths facing these persons. This session is designed for parents, teachers, EAs, childcare workers and others who want to learn more about this subject. Instructor: Karen Wiltse, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) & Diane Hansen, M.Ed., R.Psych. (AB) Course ID: SMAWR SAL $49 | 2 Hrs May 7 (M) 6 - 8 pm

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Computer acquire valuable skills Word 2013 Level 1 Also suitable for Word 2010 users Learn how to use the world’s most popular word processor. Come and spend some hands-on time with us. This course is for beginners needing to know how to create a document and add some pizzazz using font and paragraph formatting. You will discover new-found tricks that will make using Word more efficient than you imagined!

Word 2013 Level 2

Excel 2013 Level 1 Accelerated

Prerequisite: Word 2013 Level 1

Prerequisite: For experienced Excel users

Uncover more secrets of Word. Learn how to do a mail merge to send a personalized letter or create labels for many recipients. Also discover how to use Styles to control formatting in your document, as well as how to generate a table of contents. You won’t believe how efficient you’ll become using Autotext and Autocorrect. Course manual is $10 and is payable directly to the instructor on the first day of class.

Do you currently use Excel for basic tasks but want to learn some ways to get your spreadsheet working for you? You will review formulas including absolute references, printing techniques, as well as dozens of tips regarding sorting, copying cells, autofill, formatting and more. It will give you a whole new appreciation for Excel!

Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: WL213

Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: XLA13

SAL $135 | 6 Hrs Apr 10, 12 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

SAL $89 + $10 materials | 3 Hrs Mar 9 (F) 9 am - 12:00 pm or Apr 6 (F) 9 am - 12:00 pm

Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: WL113

Word 2013 Level 3

Excel 2013 Level 2

SAL $135 + $10 materials | 6 Hrs Feb 27, Mar 1 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

Prerequisite: Word 2013 Level 2

Prerequisite: Excel 2013 Level 1 or equivalent.

Take your knowledge to the next level by creating a multi-level outline list, custom templates, macros and tool bar, and keyboard customizations. Learn how to create section breaks, headers and footers and page setup. The Track Changes and Document Comparison features are also discussed. Course manual is $10 and is payable directly to the instructor on the first day of class.

If you’re comfortable with basic and absolute formulas, now it’s time to explore IF, NOW, ROUND and more. You will also find out how to name ranges and use them in formulas, as well as working with multiple worksheets. Course manual is $10 and is payable directly to the instructor on the first day of class.

Word 2013 Level 1 Accelerated Prerequisite: For experienced Word users

If you are currently a Microsoft Word user and have never taken any formal training (or it’s been awhile), this course is for you. Learn how to quickly format and enhance your document and line up text properly with margins, tabs and tables. You won't believe the time you'll save with all the shortcuts provided. Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: WDA13 SAL $89 + $10 materials | 3 Hrs Mar 9 (F) 1 - 4 pm or Apr 6 (F) 1 - 4 pm

“The instructor was very patient and kind. I learned a few points that will be very helpful to speed up my work – thank you!” Student, Word 2013 Level 1 Accelerated

Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: WL313 SAL $135 | 6 Hrs May 8, 10 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

Excel 2013 Level 1 Also suitable for Excel 2010 users If you have never created a spreadsheet or consider yourself a newbie in this area, this course is for you! Learn to create a spreadsheet and use basic formulas to make Excel do the math for you. We’ll also cover sorting and printing techniques. The only pre-requisite is that you know how to use a mouse. Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: XL113 SAL $135 + $10 materials | 6 Hrs Feb 13, 15 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm or Mar 13, 15 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

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Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: XL213 SAL $135 | 6 Hrs Apr 24, 26 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm

Excel 2013 Level 3 Prerequisite: Excel 2013 Level 2 or equivalent.

This course is all about organizing and summarizing long lists of data. Explore advanced sorting, filtering, pivot tables, subtotaling and functions such as COUNTIF and SUMIF. You should be at ease using Excel formulas and autosum before taking this course. Course manual is $10 and is payable directly to the instructor on the first day of class. Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: XL313 SAL $135 | 6 Hrs May 22, 24 (T/Th) 6 - 9 pm


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MOS Certification Take your career to a whole new level by becoming a certified Microsoft Office Specialist in Word or Excel. The Word or Excel Value Suite certification includes Levels 1, 2 and 3, 6 hours of exam prep, study guides and the exam writing fee.

Word MOS Value Suite Course ID: WDMVS Word Level 1 $135 Word Level 2 $135 Word Level 3 $135 MOS Exam Prep - May 28 & 30 $125 Study Guide $40 Exam - Week of Jun 11 $150 Whole Price Value Price

$720 $619

Excel MOS Value Suite

NEW Social Media Safety

Prerequisite: Familiarity with Apple ID/iTunes

Keeping yourself and your loved ones safe on social media doesn’t need to be complicated or scary. We’ll look at general considerations that apply to all types of social media for adults and for teens, tweens, and younger children. As well, we will go through settings and options of some of the more popular apps/sites.

accounts and passwords.

This course is designed for beginners and will cover the very basics of operating and getting to know your iPad. You will learn many additional features such personalizing your iPad, downloading and arranging your apps, connecting to email and social media, utilizing features such as eBooks, saving and sharing photos, streaming movies, accessing the internet and much more. Bring your fully charged iPad and ensure that you have updated to the most recent version of the operating system. Instructor: David Hay Course ID: IPAD1 SAL $69 | 3 Hrs Feb 5 (M) 6 - 9 pm

Course ID: EXMVS Excel Level 1 Excel Level 2 Excel Level 3 MOS Exam Prep - Jun 4 & 6 Study Guides Exam - Week of Jun 11

$135 $135 $135 $125 $40 $150

Whole Price Value Price

$720 $619

Already have advanced skills in Word or Excel? Then opt for the Word or Excel MOS Advanced package which includes the exam prep, study guide and exam fee.

Word MOS Advanced* Course ID: WDMAD MOS Exam Prep - May 28 & 30 $125 Study Guide $40 Exam - Week of Jun 11 $150 Total Price

New to iPads

$315

Maximizing Your iPad

Instructor: David Hay Course ID: SMSFT SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Feb 21 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Social Media for Beginners Looking to jump onto the social media bandwagon or just want to know what all the fuss is about? Discover what the most popular social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Pinterest and Google+ have to offer and how they can benefit you! Instructor: David Hay Course ID: SMBEG

Prerequisite: Apple ID/iTunes account and

password required. Know how to download apps and basic operations. In a comfortable environment, learn the amazing features of your iPad and its accessories. You will discover how to communicate, stay organized, search, edit photos, use Facetime, and many more tips, tricks and tools for the iPad. This class is for those with experience but want to learn more. Bring your fully charged iPad and ensure that you have updated your iPad to the most resent version of the operating system.

SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Mar 19 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Instructor: David Hay Course ID: IPAD2 SAL $69 | 3 Hrs Feb 26 (M) 6 - 9 pm

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Excel MOS Advanced* Course ID: EXMAD MOS Exam Prep - Jun 4 & 6 Study Guide Exam - Week of Jun 11

$125 $40 $150

Total Price

$315

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Check out... 3D Printing Try your hand at designing 3D objects using free software and websites. We’ll have a couple of 3D printers available to turn your creations into physical things, and we’ll also talk about what to look for in a 3D printer and materials. We’ll explore some online ordering services, and look at where to go from here. This is a hands-on class but no previous experience is necessary. Instructor: David Hay Course ID: MAKER SAL $135 + $10 materials | 6 Hrs May 8, 15, 22 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Windows 10 BRING YOUR OWN DEVICE

All Google

Back into the Workplace

Google is much more than just a search engine tool. Explore the benefits of Google's products such as Gmail, Calendar, Google Drive and some of the most useful Google apps like Maps, Photos, Google+, Hangouts and much more.

Gain an overview of Windows, Excel, Word and PowerPoint. This is perfect for people who have been out of the workplace for a while and want to update their skills using current software.

Instructor: David Hay Course ID: AGOOG

SAL $165 + $10 materials | 8 Hrs Jan 23, 25, 30, Feb 1 (T/Th) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $49 | 2 Hrs Apr 9 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

WordPress - Website Design WordPress is a popular free web software used by hundreds of community volunteers and small business owners to create beautiful websites. This is a beginner class for those who are completely new to building a website. Get started by learning how to create content, handle text and images, add extra features using plugins, control your design using themes, and manage your site and keep it safe. Instructor: David Hay Course ID: WPWEB SAL $135 | 6 Hrs Apr 23, 25 (M/W) 6 - 9 pm

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“The instructor is very knowledgeable with the course material. Easy to understand and I look forward to enrolling in another course.” Student, Back into the Workplace PowerPoint 2013 Ready to create professional looking presentations and wow your audience? Learn how to use built-in templates, outline view and master slides. Inserting pictures and shapes and creating slide shows will also be covered. Instructor: Ken Burns Course ID: PPT13 SAL $69 + $10 materials | 3 Hrs Mar 20 (T) 6 - 9 pm

If you are familiar with your computer and want to know how to navigate Windows 10 more efficiently, this course is for you. Bring your own device and gain hands-on familiarity with your computer's hardware. Instructor: David Hay Course ID: WIN10 SAL $69 | 3 Hrs Mar 6 (T) 6 - 9 pm

"This is the first time I had 'fun' learning computer skills -absolutely no stress." Student, Windows 10 Looking for more? Check out... Gluten Free Cooking, pg. 7 The Sharp Shop, pg. 10 Healthy Brain pg. 13

Ways to save! • Early bird special of 15% from Jan 8-12 use code EARLY15. • Seniors enjoy 20% off - use code SENIOR20.


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Law legal matters simplified Being an Executor What is involved in being an executor and probating a will? Know whether to accept or decline an offer to be an executor and when to seek legal and accounting advice. Instructor: Wanda Fawcett Course ID: EXCTR SAL $49 | 2.5 Hrs Mar 6 (T) 6 - 8:30 pm or May 23 (W) 6 - 8:30 pm

Will & Estate Planning Why do you need a will? Find out about the importance of a will and the essentials of estate planning for you and your family. Learn how to plan for joint ownership, designated beneficiaries, personal directives and more. Instructor: Wanda Fawcett Course ID: WILES SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Feb 5 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm or May 8 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Enduring Powers of Attorney & Personal Directives

What happens if you become temporarily or permanently incapacitated by unforeseen circumstances? Discover the benefit of adding an Enduring Power of Attorney to your personal planning. Learn what a Personal Directive is, how to obtain one and how it impacts your wishes and your loved ones when you are unable to make medical decisions in a time of crisis. Instructor: Wanda Fawcett Course ID: EPOAT SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Apr 4 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Estate Planning for Blended Families Planning your estate for a blended family can be complicated, especially if not done properly. Learn the important factors to consider when planning to accommodate a blended family in your estate.

Thinking of owning a residential rental property? Learn the ins and outs of being a landlord included in the Residential Tenancies Act and your legal rights and obligations when renting your property to tenants.

Instructor: Wanda Fawcett Course ID: EBLND

Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: LANDL

SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Feb 21 (W) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Apr 9 (M) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Legal Aspects of Living Together

Buying & Selling Your Home Privately

Gain an overview of the laws relating to unmarried persons who live together in a relationship of interdependence. We will also cover the topic of cohabitation agreements. Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: LIVIN SAL $29 | 1.5 Hrs Feb 27 (T) 6:30 - 8 pm

Child & Spousal Support Find guidance and answers to questions involving child and spousal support for separating couples. Learn what the underlying goals of support are, how to determine who pays support and the guidelines used to establish the appropriate amount to be paid. This session is geared towards both married and unmarried (common-law) families. Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: CHDSS SAL $39 | 2 Hrs Mar 20 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Navigating Separation Delve deeper into the legalities of separation and divorce. You will explore the documents required for divorce and find out the legal process for separating couples, whether married or unmarried, including a discussion on separation agreements. Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: NVGDV SAL $39 | 2 Hrs May 29 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

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Being a Landlord

Commission-free real estate is a popular route among many home owners. Learn what you need to know about the legal process and paperwork needed in order to facilitate a smooth sale or purchase of real-estate without a realtor. Instructor: Strathcona Law Group Course ID: PRVHM SAL $39 | 2 Hrs May 1 (T) 6:30 - 8:30 pm

Wise Buyer - Condominium Law Get an introduction to condo law from our expert with a focus on the obligations of owners, the board and the condominium corporation. Learn about the recent amendments to Alberta’s condominium legislation and conclude with practical tips on becoming a more informed purchaser when the time comes to make an offer. Instructor: Hugh Willis, B.A., LL.B. Course ID: COND3 SAL $49 | 2.5 Hrs Apr 19 (Th) 6:30 - 9:00 pm

Looking for more? Check out... Greenhouse and Gardening, pg. 11 Caring for Aging Parents, pg. 15 Golf Lessons, pg. 17


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Free homework help is available for students in grades 1 - 6. When: Tuesdays Where: Pine Street School Time: 4:30 - 6:00 pm Parents are to drop off students and pick up students on time.

First session goes from Jan 23 until May 8, 2018 For registration please contact Grazyna Pakos at 780-410-8603

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High School Night Classes

High School Credit Courses

Diploma Exams

Are you looking for quality instruction and small class sizes? Next Step Continuing Education's Night School is the answer!

Students registered in a credit course through Next Step Continuing Education will write a diploma exam in June at Salisbury Composite High School. If this is not your first time writing a diploma exam for that credit course, you are required to submit a Diploma Exam Rewrite form together with a $25 + GST rewrite fee directly to Alberta Education.

Whether you need to earn Alberta high school credits or acquire better marks for post-secondary applications, this is your opportunity to learn in a mature environment from experienced teachers with a record of success. Our courses are open to high school students, recent graduates and mature students. Small class sizes and quality instruction make Next Step Continuing Education your community night credit class choice.

Credit Schedule Mon/Wed

Tue/Thu

Biology 30

English 30-1

Math 30-1

English 30-2

Science 30

Social Studies 30-1

Social Studies 30-2

Math 30-2

Chemistry 30

Physics 30

SAL | Feb 26 - Jun 11 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm (no classes during school closure days and spring break)

Visit www.education.alberta.ca for the complete diploma exam schedule and applicable rewrite forms.

Course Fees Payment of textbook rental fees and mature student fees are required at time of registration. Next Step Continuing Education reserves the right to cancel any class due to low enrollment or unexpected circumstances. A full refund will be issued if Next Step Continuing Education cancels the class. •

Students under the age of 20 as of Sept. 1, 2017 No registration fee Textbook rental - $125 (fully refunded after return of text book in good condition)

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Students 20 years of age or older as of Sept. 1, 2017 Registration fee - $580 Textbook rental - $125 (fully refunded after return of text book in good condition)

Registration Info Registrations for credit courses are accepted: Online www.eipscontinuinged.ca In person at Next Step Continuing Education, 20 Festival Way, Sherwood Park, AB, T8A 4Y1

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Diploma Exam Prep We've got you COVERED! Ease the stress of your diploma exams and get the support you need to conquer them once and for all. New for this spring! We are offering a new math review class for grade 9 students. Students are given the opportunity to review major curriculum topics and discover strategies for successful exam writing. Small class sizes offer more personalized support. Our engaging teachers provide a positive experience and are able to take the time to make sure you really understand. All classes are offered at Salisbury Composite High School in Sherwood Park. Bring a lunch/snack for the weekend classes as a 1/2 hour break is provided. NOTE: No classes during spring break and school closure days.

Grade 12 Diploma Prep Schedule English 30-1

Social 30-1

SAL $109 | 12 Hrs Jun 2 (Sa) 9 am - 3:30 pm plus Jun 4, 6 (M/W) 5:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $109 | 12 Hrs Jun 2 (Sa) 9 am - 3:30 pm plus Jun 4, 6 (M/W) 5:30 - 8:30 pm

English 30-2

Social 30-2

SAL $55 | 6 Hrs Jun 4, 5 (M/T) 5:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $55 | 6 Hrs Jun 4, 5 (M/T) 5:30 - 8:30 pm

Math 30-1; Math 30-2

Chemistry 30

SAL $135 | 15 Hrs Jun 16, 17 (Sa/Su) 9 am - 3:30 pm plus Jun 18 (M) 5:30 - 8:30 pm

SAL $135 | 15 Hrs Jun 22 (F) 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm plus Jun 23, 24 (Sa/Su) 9 am - 3:30 pm

Physics 30 SAL $135 | 15 Hrs Jun 22 (F) 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm plus Jun 23, 24 (Sa/Su) 9 am - 3:30 pm

Biology 30 SAL $109 | 12 Hrs Jun 16, 17 (Sa/Su) 9 am - 3:30 pm

NEW this spring! Grade 9 Math Pat Prep SAL $40 | 4 Hrs Jun 20, 21 (W/Th) 6 - 8 pm

Registration Info Registrations are accepted: Online www.eipscontinuinged.ca In person at Next Step Continuing Education, 20 Festival Way, Sherwood Park, AB, T8A 4Y1

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Course Calendar

AT A GLANCE...

pick a month, pick a date, pick a class!

January

05 Puppy/Dog Basics

Pg 16

06 Word 2013 Level 1 Acc.

Pg 22

05 Mental Health at Work

Pg 20

09 All Google

Pg 24

06 Being an Executor

Pg 26

09 French Building Blocks II

Pg 04

06 Woodworking Machines

Pg 10

09 Thai Street Food

Pg 06

23 Mental Health First Aid

Pg 20

06 Grow Inspired to be Yourself

Pg 14

09 Soothing Massage for Two

Pg 12

23 Back into the Workplace

Pg 24

06 Windows 10

Pg 24

09 Bldg. Resiliency and Other Factors

Pg 21

25 Spanish for Travellers

Pg 04

07 German for Travellers

Pg 04

09 Being a Landlord

Pg 26

29 French Building Blocks I

Pg 04

07 The Chef's Table - France

Pg 06

10 Healthy Brain

Pg 13

30 Ballroom, Beyond Basics

Pg 16

07 Mindful Meditation

Pg 14

10 Word 2013 Level 2

Pg 22

08 Caring for Aging Parents

Pg 15

10 Furniture Re-Chic

Pg 10

09 Excel 2013 Level 1 Acc.

Pg 22

10 Bldg. Winning Relationships

09 Social Media for Beginners

Pg 23

11 Basic Knife Skills

Pg 07

12 The Pendulum

Pg 14

12 Healing Art of Reiki

Pg 13

12 Spring Burlap Wreath

Pg 09

16 Fin. Literacy Made Easy

Pg 15

12 Photography 201

Pg 05

16 Photography 301

Pg 05

17 Intro to Raw Foods

Pg 07

February

Pg 15 & 20

01 Wine and Cheese Apprection

Pg 11

05 New to iPads

Pg 23

05 Wills & Estate Planning

Pg 26

06 Woodworking - Lathe

Pg 09

07 Spanish Building Blocks I

Pg 04

07 Watercolours I

Pg 09

07 Intro. to Teaching ESL

Pg 20

12 Supporting and De-escalating

Pg 21

12 Photography 101

Pg 05

13 Excel 2013 Level 1

Pg 22

15 Landscape Design, Intro

Pg 11

15 Declutter Your Home

Pg 15

20 Whole Body Natural Detox

Pg 13

20 Building the Best You

Pg 14

21 Stress Mgmt - Holistic Appr.

Pg 13

21 Fit Foods

Pg 07

21 Social Media Safety

Pg 23

21 Estate Planning for Blended Fam.

Pg 26

22 Mexican Street Food

Pg 06

April

26 Maximizing Your iPad

Pg 23

03 Spanish Building Blocks II

Pg 04

May

26 Women, Weight & Hormones

Pg 12

03 Ballroom Dancing - Waltz

Pg 16

01 Food, Mood & Health

Pg 13

26 Addictions and Mental Health

Pg 21

03 Managing the Cycle of Meltdowns

Pg 21

01 Buying & Selling Your Home

Pg 26

27 Legal Aspects of Living Together

Pg 26

04 Enduring Powers of Attorney

Pg 26

02 The Chef's Table - Morocco

Pg 06

27 Chinese Dim Sum

Pg 06

04 Acrylic Painting

Pg 09

02 Watercolours II

Pg 09

27 Word 2013 Level 1

Pg 22

04 The Chef's Table - Italy

Pg 06

02 Golf - Group Lessons

Pg 17

04 Mind Sharp

Pg 15

03 Golf - Group Lessons

Pg 17

05 Edible & Medicinal Plants

Pg 11

03 Makeup Bootcamp

Pg 11

05 Balanced Meals

Pg 07

04 Golf - Semi-Private

Pg 17

05 Family Mgmt. - Organizing Strat.

Pg 15

05 Golf - Group Lessons

Pg 17

March 01 Night Photography

Pg 05

01 Just Breath! Techniques to Calm

Pg 14

05 Phyllo Pastry Workshop

Pg 08

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13 Goal Setting & Achieve.

Pg 15 & 20

13 The Bucket List

Pg 11

17 The Sharp Shop

Pg 10

13 New Orleans Style

Pg 06

18 Spanish Tapas

Pg 06

13 Excel 2013 Level 1

Pg 22

18 Managing Seasonal Allergies

Pg 12

14 A Holistic Appr. to Rest

Pg 13

19 Wise Buyer - Condo Law

Pg 26

16 Heart Paint Café

Pg 10

20 Heart Paint Café

Pg 10

19 Making Sausage

Pg 08

23 Career Planning & Insight

Pg 20

19 Foot Reflexology

Pg 12

23 Supporting Students with ADHD

Pg 21

20 Child & Spousal Support

Pg 26

23 WordPress - Website Design

Pg 24

20 PowerPoint 2013

Pg 24

24 Excel 2013 Level 2

Pg 22

20 Essential Culinary Tech. - Sautéing

Pg 06

24 Hairstyling Trends

Pg 11

20 Festool Feast

Pg 09

24 Woodworking - Counters

Pg 09

Pg 11

24 Essential Culinary Tech. - Roasting

Pg 06

25 Designing a Health Prog.

Pg 20

22 Greenhouse and Gardening


07 German for Travellers

Pg 04

07 Golf - Group Lessons

Pg 17

07 Photo Editing with Lightroom

Pg 05

07 Favorite Patio Cocktails

Pg 11

07 Difficult Conversations

Pg 20

08 Golf - Swing Analysis

Pg 17

07 Sexual Minorities Awareness

Pg 21

09 Golf - Group Lessons

Pg 17

08 Will & Estate Planning

Pg 26

15 Golf - Swing Analysis

Pg 17

08 3D Printing

Pg 24

22 Golf - Swing Analysis

Pg 17

08 Word 2013 Level 3

Pg 22

08 Horsing Around

Pg 16

08 Four Classes - Four Mediums

Pg 09

08 Muscle Pain Solutions

Pg 12

09 Gluten-Free Cooking

Pg 07

10 Health: An Integrative Approach

Pg 12

10 Fruit & Vegetable Carving

Pg 07

12 Hands-on Photography

Pg 05

14 Understanding Meats

Pg 08

14 Autoimmune Diseases

Pg 12

14 Dog Grooming

Pg 16

15 Exploring Intuition

Pg 14

15 French Building Blocks III

Pg 05

16 Finding Calm in Chaos

Pg 13

22 Excel 2013 Level 3

Pg 22

24 Women & Wine

Pg 11

24 Essential Culinary Tech. - Braising

Pg 07

21 Bread of all Seasons

Pg 08

23 Splendor of Fresh Herbs

Pg 06

23 Being an Executor

Pg 26

28 Crepes

Pg 08

28 Golf - Semi-Private

Pg 17

28 Word MOS Exam Prep

Pg 23

29 Navigating Separation

Pg 26

29 Homemade Jerky

Pg 08

30 Golf - Swing Analysis

Pg 17

31 Golf - Swing Analysis

Pg 17

June 01 Heart Paint Café

Pg 10

02 Golf - Swing Analysis

Pg 17

04 Excel MOS Exam Prep

Pg 23

05 Essential Culinary Tech. - Blanching

Pg 06

06 Golf - Group Lessons

Pg 17

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