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Spring 2017 Course Listings

Online and Professional Development

Lifelong Learning

Health Careers

Register Now! Youth Programming

Real Estate Courses Page 14 EKG Technician Program Page 29

Microsoft Excel Courses Pages 7-9 Phlebotomy Technician Page 30

Start dates range from Jan. 18 to early May

Spanish Interpreter Certificate Page 9 Polish Interpreter Certificate Page 9


Center for Business and Professional Development at Triton College Training can be customized for your company. Here are some of the topics we can bring to your company for your employees:

Basic Skills

Quality and Productivity

• Spanish, Polish or other languages • English as a Second Language (ESL) • Basic Skills: Math and Reading

• • • • • •

Computers

Why partner with Triton’s Center for Business and Professional Development? For over three decades, Triton has been providing customized training and consulting services to businesses and industries in the western suburbs. We offer: • Flexible, creative managers to help customize programs for your company and your employee needs • General business to highly specialized training options • Experienced instructors with practical knowledge • Reasonable costs for first-class services • In-district tuition for out-of-district residents • Needs assessments and consulting • State-of-the-art facilities • Access to grants

Workforce Development Clients Alberto Culver Arlington Park Racetrack ASAP Transport American Pride Security Service American Society of Quality (ASQ) Cook County Public Defender DePaul University Dynamic Manufacturing Follett Higher Education Group Illinois Department of Transportation Jewel Local 399 Stationary Engineers

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Mannheim School District #83 Master Spring & Wire Form Museum of Science & Industry Navistar Ohio League for Nursing PACE Suburban Bus Service Proviso Township Mental Health Commission Riverside Brookfield High School Scholle Packaging Vision of Restoration

• Microsoft Office - Word - Excel - Access - PowerPoint - MS Project • AutoCAD • ProE • QuickBooks • Quicken • Marketing on the Internet • Computer Networking • IT Security and Data Assurance • IP Technologies

Manufacturing and Maintenance • • • • • • • • • • •

Leadership and Management • • • •

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Supervisory Skills Customer Service Sales/Marketing Project Management - 23-hour Fundamentals (CAPM prep) - CAPM Exam Review - 35-hour Certificate (PMP prep) - MS Project Team Building Managing Change Business Writing Managing Diversity Effective Meetings Conflict Resolution Managing/Dealing with Change Goal Setting Interviewing and Hiring Developing Performance Standards Performance Assessment Effective Presentation Delegation Coaching and Counseling

Lean Manufacturing ISO 9001:2008 ISO 140 01 ISO Auditor Training ISO/TS16949 Six Sigma

Shop Math Blueprint Reading Metrology with GD&T Machining CNC Electricity for Industry PLC’s Hydraulics/Pneumatics Machine Tool Technology Heating and Air Conditioning Welding - Shielded Metal Arc Welding - MIG - TIG - AWS Certification

Health and Safety • • • •

Respiration Protection Confined Space Entry First Aid and CPR 10 and 30-hour OSHA Safety

Project Management • 23-hour Fundamental (CAPM preparation) • CAPM Exam Review • 35-hour Certificate (CAPM preparation) • MS Project

Training Grant Opportunities Double your training budget! There are grant funding sources to help companies pay for training. Triton’s experienced staff will even help you navigate the grant process.

For more information, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3489.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Affirmative Action and Title IX Triton College reaffirms its commitment to affirmative action and offers equal employment and educational opportunities, including career and technical education opportunities, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, or any other basis which is protected by law except where such characteristics are bonafide occupational requirements. Grievance procedures are available to interested persons by contacting either of the compliance officers listed below. Inquiries regarding this non-discrimination policy may be directed to the persons listed below: STUDENTS Corey M. Williams Dean, Student Services Triton College 2000 Fifth Avenue River Grove, IL 60171 708-456-0300, Ext 3230 coreywilliams@triton.edu

River Grove, IL 60171 708-456-0300, Ext. 3743 joeklinger@triton.edu SECTION 504 Deborah Ford Director, Center for Access and Accommodative Services Triton College 2000 Fifth Avenue River Grove, IL 60171 708-456-0300, Ext. 3854

EMPLOYEES Joe Klinger AVP, Human Resources Triton College 2000 Fifth Avenue

deborahford@triton.edu

Additional information is available by visiting: http://www.triton.edu/collegecatalog/applied-science-programsoffered.htm or by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3130.

Mission Triton College is committed to student success through institutional and academic excellence, and providing a student-centered, lifelong learning environment for our diverse community.

Vision Triton College is a model of teaching excellence and student success. We are a community college that embraces the educational, training, and personal development needs of the diverse communities we serve through innovation in our programs and approach to learning.

Times, dates and costs listed are subject to change. All tuition fees are subject to revision by the Triton College Board of Trustees without prior notice.

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

Triton Schedule, Volume 47, No.4, is produced by the Creative Services Department, Triton College. Triton Schedule, (USPS 688-710) is published six times a year by Triton College, 2000 Fifth Ave., River Grove, IL 60171. Second-class postage paid at River Grove, IL and additional mailing offices. Postmaster: Send address changes to Triton Schedule, 2000 Fifth Ave., River Grove, IL 60171.

Table of Contents Career Training ..................................................................................................7-16 Bookkeeper ......................................................................................................7 Computer Information Technology .............................................................7-9 Emergency Medical Services............................................................................9 Hospitality Industry Administration ...............................................................9 Language Interpretation .................................................................................9 Paralegal.........................................................................................................10 Police Science Administration..................................................................10-13 Real Estate ......................................................................................................14 Social Media ..............................................................................................14-15 Transportation Management ........................................................................15 Waterworks...............................................................................................15-16 Wedding and Event Planning .......................................................................16 Computer Information Technology................................................................16-21 Business...........................................................................................................16 Computer Information Systems ...............................................................16-19 Office Technology ..........................................................................................19 Online ........................................................................................................19-21 Technical Science............................................................................................21 Dance................................................................................................................22-23 Recreation .................................................................................................22-23 Finance Investment ..............................................................................................23 Retirement......................................................................................................23 Fitness...............................................................................................................23-25 Health, Sport & Exercise Science..............................................................23-25 Recreation ......................................................................................................25 Food..................................................................................................................25-27 Cooking .....................................................................................................25-27 Health Careers .................................................................................................27-30 Allied Health .............................................................................................27-28 Health Education ......................................................................................28-29 Health Management Systems .......................................................................29 Health Professional ........................................................................................30 Nursing ...........................................................................................................30 Online .............................................................................................................30 Hobbies/Crafts .................................................................................................30-35 Art..............................................................................................................30-32 Health, Sport & Exercise Science...................................................................32 Online .............................................................................................................32 Photography .............................................................................................32-34 Recreation ......................................................................................................34 Visual Communication Graphic Design ........................................................34 Woodworking Technology .......................................................................34-35 Horticulture ...........................................................................................................35 Ornamental Horticulture...............................................................................35 Language..........................................................................................................35-36 American Sign Language ..............................................................................35 French .............................................................................................................35 Italian.........................................................................................................35-36 Japanese .........................................................................................................36 Polish...............................................................................................................36 Spanish............................................................................................................36 Music ................................................................................................................36-38 Music..........................................................................................................36-38 Personal Enrichment .......................................................................................38-39 Data Processing ..............................................................................................38 English/Literature & Composition.................................................................38 History.............................................................................................................38 Humanities ................................................................................................38-39 Online .............................................................................................................39 Speech/Theatre...............................................................................................39 Retirement......................................................................................................39 Professional Development .............................................................................39-46 Business .....................................................................................................39-41 Business Skills ............................................................................................41-42 Computer Information Systems ....................................................................42 Office ..............................................................................................................43 Office Technology ..........................................................................................43 Online ........................................................................................................43-46 Supervision .....................................................................................................46 Technology .....................................................................................................46 Swimming .............................................................................................................46 Health, Sport & Exercise Science...................................................................46 Teacher Professional Development ...............................................................48-50 Early Childhood Education............................................................................48 Education ..................................................................................................48-50 Test Preparation...............................................................................................50-52 Education ..................................................................................................50-52 Youth Programs ....................................................................................................52 Children’s Camp .............................................................................................52 Health, Sport & Exercise Science...................................................................52 Music...............................................................................................................52 Registration Information .....................................................................................58

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Take an online continuing education course this spring! Whether your goal is professional development or personal enrichment, Triton has an opportunity that is right for you. Expand your horizons with thought-provoking courses, gain credentials to break into a new field, explore a creative passion or reinvigorate your career — and do it all online from the comfort of your home!

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Certified Bookkeeper 5 AEC .............................................................................7

Introduction to Microsoft Access 1.5 AEC ...............................................20

Certified Bookkeeper II 4 AEC .........................................................................7

Intermediate Microsoft Access 1.5 AEC ....................................................20

Paralegal Research 1.5 AEC .............................................................................10

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 1.5 AEC ..................................................20

Paralegal Jurisprudence 1.5 AEC ..................................................................10

Intermediate Microsoft Excel 1.5 AEC .......................................................20

Paralegal Litigation 1.5 AEC ............................................................................10

Introduction to PC Troubleshooting 1.5 AEC .........................................20

Paralegal Management 1.5 AEC ...................................................................10

Mac, iPhone and iPad Programming 1.5 AEC .......................................20

Paralegal Career 1.5 AEC ..................................................................................10

Basic A+ Certification 1.5 AEC .......................................................................20

Real Estate Investing 1.5 AEC ....................................................................... 14

Intermediate A+ Certification: Operating Systems 1.5 AEC........................21

Distribution & Logistics Management 1.5 AEC ....................................15

Introduction to Microsoft Word 1.5 AEC .................................................21

Freight Broker/Agent Training 6 AEC ........................................................15

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 1.5 AEC ....................................21

MS PowerPoint 2 AEC .......................................................................................16

Introduction to Adobe Edge Animate 1.5 AEC .....................................21

Perform Payroll-Quickbooks 2013 1.5 AEC .............................................16

Achieving Top Search Engine Positions for Your

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 1.5 AEC ..................................................16

Website 1.5 AEC .............................................................................................21

Introduction to Linux 1.5 AEC .......................................................................16

Intermediate QuickBooks 2014 1.5 AEC ..................................................21

Introduction to C# Programming 1.5 AEC ...............................................17

Introduction to Crystal Reports 10 1.5 AEC ............................................21

Intermediate C# Programming 1.5 AEC ....................................................17

Java for the Absolute Beginner 1.5 AEC ..................................................21

Introduction to Microsoft Access 1.5 AEC ...............................................17

Introduction to Windows Vista 1.5 AEC ..................................................21

Introduction to MS Outlook 1.5 AEC .........................................................17

C++ Programming 1.5 AEC ..............................................................................21

Introduction to MS Project 1.5 AEC ............................................................18

Complementary & Alternative Medicine 2 AEC ..................................28

Introduction to Microsoft Word 1.5 AEC .................................................18

End of Life Care 1.5 AEC ...................................................................................28

Introduction to MS Publisher 1.5 AEC .......................................................18

Issues in Oxygenation 2 AEC .........................................................................28

Introduction to MS Excel 2010 1.5 AEC ....................................................18

Gerontology 2.5 AEC ..........................................................................................29

Introduction to Microsoft Project 2010 1.5 AEC ..................................18

Medical Terminology: Word Association

Forensic Computer Examiner 5 AEC ......................................................... 19

Approach 1.5 AEC .......................................................................................30

Advanced CompT.I.A. A+ Certification Prep 1.5 AEC ........................19

Medical Terminology 2.5 AEC ........................................................................30

CompTIA Network+ Certification Prep 1.5 AEC ...................................19

Human Anatomy and Physiology 1.5 AEC .............................................30

CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep 1.5 AEC .....................................19

Introduction to Natural Health & Healing 1.5 AEC ............................30

Introduction to Word 2010 1.5 AEC ...........................................................19

Handling Medical Emergencies 1.5 AEC ..................................................30

Intermediate Word 2010 1.5 AEC ................................................................19

Romance Writing ..................................................................................................32

Introduction to Windows XP 1.5 AEC .......................................................19

Introduction to Photoshop CS3 1.5 AEC ..................................................32

Introduction to the Internet 1.5 AEC .........................................................19

Photoshop Elements 12-Digital Photography 1.5 AEC .........................34

Creating Web Pages 1.5 AEC ..........................................................................20

Introduction to InDesign 1.5 AEC ................................................................34

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Introduction to Photoshop 6 1.5 AEC ........................................................34

Project Management Application 1.5 AEC ..............................................44

Digital Photography 1.5 AEC ..........................................................................34

Effective Selling 1.5 AEC ...................................................................................44

Speed Spanish .......................................................................................................36

Market Your Business on the Internet 1.5 AEC ...................................44

Speed Spanish II ...................................................................................................36

Managing Customer Service 1.5 AEC ........................................................45

Speed Spanish III ..................................................................................................36

Interpersonal Communication 1.5 AEC .....................................................45

Writeriffic: Creativity Training for Writers ............................................39

Total Quality Fundamentals 1.5 AEC ..........................................................45

Craft of Magazine Writing .............................................................................39

Six Sigma: Total Quality Application 1.5 AEC .......................................45

Travel Writing ........................................................................................................39

Wow! What a Great Event 1.5 AEC ............................................................46

Write Your Life Story ........................................................................................39

Supervisory Skills: An Introduction 0.5 AEC ..........................................46

Writeriffic: Advanced Creativity Training for Writers .........................39

High Speed Project Management 1.5 AEC .............................................46

Leadership Development 1 AEC ................................................................. 39

Manufacturing Processes 2 AEC ..................................................................46

Teams and Team Building 1 AEC .................................................................40

Enhancing Language Development in Childhood 1.5 AEC..........................48

Accounting Fundamentals I 1.5 AEC ..........................................................40

Guiding Kids on the Internet 1.5 AEC .......................................................48

Accounting Fundamentals II 1.5 AEC .........................................................40

Big Ideas in Little Books 1.5 AEC ..................................................................48

Compensation Concepts & Principles-CMS 2 2 AEC .........................40

Creating the Inclusive Classroom 1.5 AEC ...............................................48

Manufacturing Applications 1.5 AEC .........................................................40

Differentiated Instruction in the Classroom 1.5 AEC..............................48

Mastery of Business Fundamentals 1.5 AEC ..........................................40

Guided Reading and Writing 1.5 AEC .......................................................48

Introduction to Business Analysis 1.5 AEC .............................................41 Finance for the Non-Financial Manager 2 AEC ....................................41

Guided Reading Strategies for the Differentiated Classroom 1.5 AEC .........................................................................................48

Supply Chain Management Fundamentals 1.5 AEC ..........................41

MS Excel in the Classroom 1.5 AEC ............................................................49

Perform Payroll-QuickBooks 2007 1.5 AEC .............................................41

MS Word in the Classroom 1.5 AEC ...........................................................49

Introduction to Quickbooks 1.5 AEC ..........................................................41

Solving Classroom Discipline Problems 1.5 AEC ..................................49

Decision Making Skills 1.5 AEC .....................................................................41

Solving Classroom Discipline Problems II 1.5 AEC ..............................49

Fundamentals of Supervision & Management 1.5 AEC ..............................42

Teaching Math: Grades 4-6 1.5 AEC ...........................................................49

Fundamentals of Supervision & Management II 2 AEC .............................42

Teaching Science Grades 4-6 1.5 AEC .........................................................49

Business Plan for Small Business 1 AEC ...................................................42 Business Technical Writing 0.5 AEC ............................................................42

Working Successfully with Learning Disabled Students 1.5 AEC ............................................................................................49

Computer Skills for the Workplace 1.5 AEC ...........................................42

Ready, Set, Read! 1.5 AEC ................................................................................49

Introduction to Keyboarding 1 AEC ..........................................................43

Survival Kit for New Teachers 1.5 AEC .....................................................49

Administrative Assistant Applications 1.5 AEC.....................................43

The Creative Classroom 1.5 AEC ...................................................................49

Key to Effective Communication 1.5 AEC ...............................................43

Integrating Technology in the K-5 Classroom 1.5 AEC ........................50

Resume Writing Workshop ...........................................................................43

Using Internet in the Class 1.5 AEC ............................................................50

A to Z Grantwriting 1.5 AEC ...........................................................................43

Understanding Adolescence 1.5 AEC .........................................................50

Start-Operate Your Own Home-based Business 1.5 AEC ............................................................................................43

Get Assertive! 1.5 AEC .......................................................................................50 GMAT Preparation ..............................................................................................50

Starting a Consulting Practice 1.5 AEC .....................................................43

GRE Prep Part I - Verbal & Analytical .......................................................50

Effective Business Writing 1.5 AEC .............................................................43

GRE Prep Part II - Quantitative ....................................................................50

Employment Law Fundamentals 2 AEC ..................................................43

LSAT Preparation - Part I .................................................................................50

Administrative Assistant Fundamentals 2 AEC ...................................43

LSAT Preparation - Part II ................................................................................52

Professional Sales Strategies 2 AEC ...........................................................44

SAT/ACT Preparation - Part I .........................................................................52

Project Management Fundamental 1.5 AEC ..........................................44

SAT/ACT Preparation - Part II ........................................................................52

To get the latest information about our online classes, visit our online class selection at www.ed2go.com/triton or call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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How to Select and Register for Your Online Continuing Education Class

Once you have registered for your class either through Triton’s website or by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, you must let the online classroom know you are ready to start your class. 1. Go to www.ed2go.com/triton.

Most of our online offerings have monthly start dates. To make sure you register for the correct online class section, just follow these simple steps.

Note the registration code for this class, EDU C42. Determine what month you would like to begin, either Jan. 18, Feb. 15, March 15 or April 12.

For a Feb. 15 start you would add the section code 392. For a March 15 start you would add the section code 393. For a April 12 start you would add the section code 394. So if you wanted to take GMAT Preparation starting on Jan. 18, you would register for class EDU C42 391.

3. Enter the name of the course that you want to access. 4. Proceed through the next steps, adding your name, password and contact information.

For example, let’s assume you want to register for GMAT Preparation on Page 50.

For an Jan. 18 start you would add the section code 391.

2. Select COURSES from the navigation menu at the top of the page.

5. When prompted, select “Already Paid” and complete the process. 6. You are now ready to go through the orientation process and start your class on the appropriate date. 7. Please call Triton College to make your payment for the course. 8. Registration is a two-step process — please make sure to call Triton College to verify payment of your Ed2Go course.

If you experience any difficulty, our staff will be happy to help you. Just call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, for assistance. Our hours of operation are Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (Call Ext. 3130)

Polish Interpreter Certificate Program The need for Polish language interpreters is expected to continue to experience growth for the foreseeable future. To meet this growing need Triton College's Department of Continuing Education is now offering a Certificate in Polish Language Interpretation. The certification covers three major categories, in four semesters; Legal Proceedings, Medical Situations I and II and school/educational situations. Polish Interpreter - Medical Settings II SOC E32 301 Tuesdays, Jan. 31-May 16, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Triton College Main Campus $339/889.05/18

For more information, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or go to triton.edu/polish_interpreter/

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Continuing Education Course Listings CAREER TRAINING Bookkeeper Certified Bookkeeper I 5 AEC The program prepares experienced bookkeepers to become Certified Bookkeepers and consists of American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB) best practices in six separate subject areas including accounting, adjusting entries, correcting accounting errors (including bank reconciliation), book and tax depreciation, basic payroll, merchandise inventory, and internal controls and fraud prevention. ONL E67 395 Online Class 1/21/17 5/8/17 $1995 $1995 $1995 Certified Bookkeeper II 4 AEC Part II of the Certified Bookkeeper program prepares experienced bookkeepers to become Certified Bookkeepers and consists of American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB) best practices in six separate subject areas including accounting, adjusting entries, correcting accounting errors (including bank reconciliation), book and tax depreciation, basic payroll, merchandise inventory, and internal controls and fraud prevention. ONL

E68 395 Online Class 1/23/17 5/19/17 $1995 $1995

Word Basic 0.5 AEC One of a series designed to provide instruction on using the basic features of Microsoft Word. Topics include how to create, edit, format, and print a document using the basic features of Word. Students should be familiar with using personal computers, have used a mouse and keyboard, and should bring a Universal Serial Bus (USB) compatible flash drive to all classes to store in-class work.

CIT RB

E01 2/1/17

7:00 PM $148.18

8:55 PM $3

CIT RB

330 W 3/22/17 $56.50

6:30 PM $148.18

8:20 PM $3

E02 3/1/17

Word Advanced 0.5 AEC One of a series of courses designed to provide instruction on using the advanced features of Microsoft Word. Topics include securing documents, adding reference marks, and creating forms using the advanced features of Word. Students should be familiar with using personal computers, have used a mouse and keyboard, and should bring a Universal Serial Bus (USB) compatible flash drive to all classes to store in-class work. CIT E03 301 MainW 2/21/17 3/2/17

TH $56.50

7:00 PM $148.18

8:55 PM $3

EXCEL Basic 0.5 AEC One of a series of courses designed to provide instruction on using the basic features of Microsoft Excel. Topics include how to create and modify spreadsheets and edit, format, and print documents using the basic features of Excel. Students should be familiar with using personal computers, have used a mouse and keyboard, and should bring a Universal Serial Bus (USB) compatible flash drive to all classes to store in-class work. CIT E11 MainW 3/7/17

301 TH 3/16/17 $56.50

7:00 PM $148.18

8:55 PM $3

7:00 PM $148.18

8:55 PM $3

CIT PW

E11 4/3/17

310 M 4/24/17 $56.50

7:00 PM $148.18

8:50 PM $3

330 W 2/22/17 $56.50

6:30 PM $148.18

8:20 PM $3

CIT EP

E11 3/1/17

320 W 3/22/17 $56.50

6:30 PM $148.18

8:20 PM $3

course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 start date

301 TH 2/16/17 $56.50

TH $56.50

How to read our schedule.

location

CIT E02 MainW 2/7/17

$1995

Computer Information Technology

CIT E01 301 MainW 1/24/17 2/2/17

Word Intermediate 0.5 AEC One of a series designed to provide instruction on using the intermediate features of Microsoft Word. Topics include how to manage lists, customize tables, mail merges and modifying a document using the intermediate features of Word. Students should be familiar with using personal computers, have used a mouse and keyboard, and should bring a Universal Serial Bus (USB) compatible flash drive to all classes to store in-class work.

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Veterinary Assistant Program Veterinary assistants are critical members of a veterinary staff. Learn the practical skills needed to assist veterinarians and veterinary technicians as you care for sick and injured animals. Learn how to assist with medical procedures, customer relations and examinations. Students will also learn how a veterinary hospital operates by focusing on billing, workplace safety and marketing in an externship. This 150-hour Veterinary Assistant Program prepares students for entry-level positions in the veterinary field. Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to demonstrate the practical skills needed to become a valuable veterinary assistant. Career Outlook According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment in the veterinary assistant field is expected to grow 9 percent through 2024, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. Veterinary assistants and laboratory animal caretakers work mainly in clinics, animal hospitals and research laboratories. Their work may be physically and emotionally demanding. Salaries vary depending on experience, hours and location. Median annual wages of veterinary assistants was $23,790 in May 2014.

Veterinary Assistant HTH E60 301 Feb. 13-May 10, 2017 Mondays and Wednesdays, 5-10 p.m.

Educational Requirements Most employers prefer that veterinary assistants have a high school diploma or equivalent.

Tuition: $1017* (Textbooks not included.) *Additional college registration and technology fees may apply.

For more information, please contact Katie Leonardo, manager, Center for Health Professionals at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3709, or email katieleonardo@triton.edu.

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Career Training (continued)

Emergency Medical Services

EXCEL Intermediate 0.5 AEC One of a series of courses designed to provide instruction on using the intermediate features of Microsoft Excel. Topics include organize table data, formulate formulas, filter data and use PivotTables using the intermediate features of Excel. Students should be familiar with using personal computers, have used a mouse and keyboard, and should bring a Universal Serial Bus (USB) compatible flash drive to all classes to store in-class work.

Medicar Driver/Attendant Training 1 AEC Prepares students to become certified medicar operators and attendants. Topics including proper loading and securing techniques, vehicle lift operation, legal documentation and compliance. An emphasis on patient care during transport including a general overview of disabilities, first aid review, escort priorities and special transport considerations will be included. At the conclusion of this course students will sit for the NEMT Driver/Attendant Certification - D/A-01 examination.

CIT E12 301 MainW 3/28/17 4/6/17 CIT EP

E12 4/5/17

TH $56.50

7:00 PM $148.18

8:55 PM $3

EMS E31 301 FA MainW 1/27/17 1/28/17 $179

8:00 AM $179

4:45 PM $179

320 W 4/26/17 $56.50

6:30 PM $148.18

8:20 PM $3

EMS E31 302 FA MainW 2/17/17 2/18/17 $179

8:00 AM $179

4:45 PM $179

EMS E31 303 FA MainW 3/17/17 3/18/17 $179

8:00 AM $179

4:45 PM $179

EMS E31 304 FA MainW 4/21/17 4/22/17 $179

8:00 AM $179

4:45 PM $179

EMS E31 MainW 5/5/17

8:00 AM $179

4:45 PM $179

EXCEL Advanced 0.5 AEC One of a series of courses designed to provide instruction on using the advanced features of Microsoft Excel. Topics include complex data sets, troubleshooting errors, macros and importing data in these advanced features of Excel. Students should be familiar with using personal computers, have used a mouse and keyboard, and should bring a Universal Serial Bus (USB) compatible flash drive to all classes to store in-class work. CIT E13 301 TH MainW 4/11/17 4/20/17 $56.50

7:00 PM $148.18

8:55 PM $3

Office Technology 3 AEC Individuals returning to the workplace or students wishing to brush up MS Office skills in Word, Access, Excel and PowerPoint can receive the latest information and hands-on practice. While this class is not for the raw beginner, it is a helpful refresher of the basic operations of the above mentioned MS Office products. CIS E49 MainW 2/6/17

301 MW 4/26/17 $339

6:30 PM $889.05

8:25 PM $18

PowerPoint 0.5 AEC Instruction on using the features of Microsoft PowerPoint. Topics include how to create a presentation, add graphical objects, design charts and format text using the features of PowerPoint. Students should be familiar with using personal computers, have used a mouse and keyboard, and should bring a Universal Serial Bus (USB) compatible flash drive to all classes to store in-class work. CIT E21 301 MainW 4/25/17 5/4/17

TH $56.50

7:00 PM $148.18

8:55 PM $3

Introduction to Network Security 3 AEC Study and practice of contemporary cybersecurity management frameworks, principles, models, and standards. International computer and network laws, specific industry compliance laws, auditing, ethical practices and policies are covered. This course is co-listed with college credit - lower numbered sections are noncredit only. CIT

E63 370 Online Class 1/23/17 5/19/17 $339 $889.05

$18

Information Assurance Risk, Continuity & Governance 3 AEC Study and practice of cybersecurity and information assurance risk policy and management, business continuity, disaster recovery, and governance. Risk assessment, data integrity strategies, and security metrics are covered. This course is co-listed with college credit - lower numbered sections are noncredit only. CIT E64 301 W MainW 1/25/17 5/17/17 $339

6:00 PM $889.05

7:50 PM $18

305 5/6/17

FA $179

Hospitality Industry Administration Food Service Sanitation and Safety Cert The Illinois Department of Public Health, as of July 1st 2014, requires mandatory attendance in a training course in proper food handling and sanitation to qualify to take the state exam. Once a license is obtained, you will have to take this course every five years as part of the license renewal process. A picture ID is required in order to take the exam. Books are not included. HIA C20 301 TW MainW 2/21/17 2/22/17 $183

5:30 PM $183

9:30 PM $183

HIA C20 302 TW MainW 4/25/17 4/26/17 $183

5:30 PM $183

9:30 PM $183

Food Handler Course Food handler training is required for those individuals that work in restaurants and other non-restaurant facilities such as nursing homes, licensed day cares, hospitals, schools, and long-term care facilities. The Food Handler Certificate requires you to complete a 2-hour training course covering basic food safety principles. Books are not included. HIA C21 301 M MainW 2/20/17 2/20/17 $30

6:00 PM $30

7:55 PM $30

HIA C21 302 M MainW 4/24/17 4/24/17 $30

6:00 PM $30

7:55 PM $30

Language Interpretation Spanish Interpreter Training-Medical Settings II 3 AEC General Interpretation for Medical Settings/ Terminology to provide an introduction to general interpretation, guidelines, techniques and practice using Spanish to English and English to Spanish interpretations. For more information, visit our webpage at www.triton.edu/spanish_interpreter/. SOC E21 301 T MainW 1/31/17 5/16/17 $446

6:30 PM $446

9:30 PM $446

Polish Interpreter-Medical Settings II 3 AEC General interpretation for medical settings/ terminology to provide an introduction to general interpretation, guidelines, techniques and practice using Polish to English and English to Polish interpretations. Students must be fluent in both Polish and English languages. For more information, visit our webpage at www.triton.edu/polish_interpreter/. SOC E32 301 T MainW 1/31/17 5/16/17 $339

6:30 PM $889.05

9:30 PM $18

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Career Training (continued) Paralegal Paralegal Research 1.5 AEC Paralegal Studies is a flexible program designed for the novice, as well as the person currently in the legal field. Emphasis is placed on development of the core paralegal skills in legal research techniques, understanding substantive law, court procedures, law office management and strategies of paralegal job search. Paralegal Research focuses on analytical reasoning, with a significant amount of emphasis in using the law library. The goal of the program is to help students learn the practical skills essential for success in the legal profession. BSN BSN

E72 2/2/17

370 Online Class 3/16/17 $195 $195

$195

E72 4/6/17

371 Online Class 5/18/17 $195 $195

$195

E73 2/2/17

370 Online Class 3/16/17 $195 $195

$195

BSN

E73 4/6/17

371 Online Class 5/18/17 $195 $195

$195

E74 2/2/17

370 Online Class 3/16/17 $195 $195

$195

BSN

E74 4/6/17

371 Online Class 5/18/17 $195 $195

$195

BSN

E75 2/2/17

370 Online Class 3/16/17 $195 $195

$195

E75 4/6/17

371 Online Class 5/18/17 $195 $195

$195

BSN

E76 2/2/17

370 Online Class 3/16/17 $195 $195

$195

BSN

E76 4/6/17

371 Online Class 5/18/17 $195 $195

$195

Police Science Administration

Paralegal Litigation 1.5 AEC Paralegal Litigation presents an overview of litigation and trial support including federal and state techniques used by practicing paralegals in daily procedural work. The students will be required to visit a specific court system and investigate the procedures and administrative requirements of pretrial and post-trial. The history of common and statutory law, and administrative agency procedures will also get some attention. The goal of the program is to help students learn the practical skills essential for success in the legal profession. Prerequisite: H.S. Diploma or equivalent. A free virtual orientation seminar is requested and is available 24/7 at http://paralegalstudies.com/free_orientation.htm. BSN

BSN

Paralegal Career 1.5 AEC Paralegal Career is a course that will present an overview of paralegal job search/portfolio techniques that will help you match up your legal specialties, management abilities and investigative goals with a potential new entry-level position. The students will be required to compose a fifteen-section paralegal job search portfolio and explore job leads and interviews. The goal of the program is to help students learn the practical skills essential for success in the legal profession.

Paralegal Jurisprudence 1.5 AEC Paralegal Jurisprudence presents an overview of the paralegal profession including many of the more popular areas of legal specialization. The students will be required to select and pursue at least three specialty areas for substantive career development and job search. BSN

Paralegal Management 1.5 AEC Paralegal Management will present an overview of the paralegal office manager performing a wide variety of duties including deposition techniques and the use of office equipment. The student will be required to network with other practicing paralegals in the field and acquire information. The goal of the program is to help students learn the practical skills essential for success in the legal profession.

Illinois Conceal Education Training (CCW) Fulfills the 16-hour requirement by the State of Illinois to apply for a Concealed Carry License. Basic firearm safety and Illinois State and Federal laws regarding the carry of a concealed handgun will be reviewed. Students must have a Firearm Owner’s Identification (FOID) card before enrolling. Proof of card will need to be shown on the first day of class. PSA C05 MainW 2/4/17

301 2/5/17

AS $249

9:00 AM $249

4:55 PM $249

PSA C05 302 AS MainW 3/11/17 3/12/17 $249

9:00 AM $249

4:55 PM $249

PSA C05 MainW 4/8/17

9:00 AM $249

4:55 PM $249

303 4/9/17

AS $249

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

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Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Triton College Center for Health Professionals

Medical Spanish for Health Professionals Certificate The certificate will be valuable to nurses, physicians, pharmacists, front office staff, receptionists, dieticians, laboratory technicians, social workers, etc., who are entering or currently employed in the medical field or healthcare settings, such as hospitals, physicians' offices, pharmacies, rehabilitation clinics, etc. Individuals seeking employment in the medical field or in a healthcare setting. To meet this growing need Triton College's Department of Continuing Education is now offering a certificate in Medical Spanish for Health Professionals. The certificate covers three classes in three semesters: Medical Spanish for Health Professionals I, Medical Spanish for Health Professionals II, and Medical Spanish for Health Professionals III.

The certificate requires the completion of three classes:

HTH E51 – Medical Spanish for Health Professionals I The course is designed for students with little or no formal background in Spanish who would like to learn to use Spanish in the medical setting. It is a first course in Spanish progressively merging grammar and health care terminology in the context of various medical settings. We will be focusing in dialogues, readings and cultural notes. This course provides a foundation of knowledge and experience to the health care provider who wants to learn Spanish to facilitate a better communication with the growing monolingual Hispanic community in the United States.

HTH E52 – Medical Spanish for Health Professionals II Classes will be conducted almost exclusively in Spanish with a continued emphasis on conversation rather than grammar. We will be focusing in speaking through dialogues, readings and cultural notes. Topics will include medical terminology and the applications of language to patient care with a focus on oral and listening comprehension. Students will be taught phrases and commands facilitating the completion of a physical assessment as well as everyday terms used in the clinical setting.

HTH E53 – Medical Spanish for Health Professionals III This course is designed for students who have completed Conversational Medical Spanish I and II and are working towards a certificate in Medical Spanish. The class will be conducted exclusively in Spanish. It is designed to serve those in the medical professions who seek high conversational skills in Spanish. It presents everyday situations that medical students, pre-professionals and professionals may encounter at work settings such as hospitals, emergency rooms, laboratories and clinics when dealing with Spanish-speaking patients and personnel in the Unites States. Students learn through role plays how to communicate and give instructions about very important health issues, from AIDS to drugs and drug addiction. Also, there will be different readings and discussions on Hispanic cultural notes. Certificate is awarded upon completion of all three classes. Classes must be taken in sequential order. (A basic understanding of Spanish is necessary.)

For more information, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3709, or go to triton.edu/medicalspanish/.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Spring 2017

LIFELONG LEARNING NEW

NEW

The Beatles: A Magical History Tour

p39

A deeper appreciation for the Beatles musical and lyrical maturity and their cultural impact.

Zumba - Gold

p24

p32 Tangle with Zentangle Explore the art form of Zentangle through drawing patterns called tangles.

Line Dancing (Beginning)

p22

Zumba Gold uses the same great Latin styles of music and dance and is as much fun as the regular Zumba classes.

Just get in line, shake away the blues and shape up your body!

p46 Aquacize for Seniors You’ll exercise in the shallow end of the pool to limber up stiff joints and tone your body.

Get informed, gain perspective, learn about and discuss important decisions facing all Americans.

p23 Affording Retirement This course will assist attendees in evaluating their readiness for retirement with several self-evaluation exercises.

Great Decisions

p38

Introduction to Facebook p15 Facebook welcomes all people of all ages and allows its users to connect with past friends, new friends, family that live far away and other various social connections.

Great Books for Everyone

p38

Financial Management in Retirement

p23

Great Films for Everyone

p38

Introduction to Computers I (1st Time User)

p38

Introduction to Computers II

p38

Learn to Enjoy Singing in a Group Healthcare in Retirement

p38 p23

For full descriptions, schedule and pricing, see pages listed above. All times, dates, costs and locations listed are subject to change.

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Career Training (continued)

PWR MainE

C01 304 A 1/28/17 1/28/17 $50

11:30 AM $50

1:25 PM $50

20-HOUR Basic Security Training 1.5 AEC Meets the requirements of the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation as outlined in the Detective Act. Security fundamentals for new officers and review for experienced employees who want to earn state certification. PSA E02 and a Permanent Employee Registration Card (PERC) is needed for employees of private security agencies.

PWR MainE

C01 305 A 2/11/17 2/11/17 $50

9:00 AM $50

10:55 AM $50

PWR MainE

C01 306 A 2/11/17 2/11/17 $50

11:30 AM $50

1:25 PM $50

PWR MainE

C01 307 A 2/25/17 2/25/17 $50

9:00 AM $50

10:55 AM $50

PSA E02 MainW 2/4/17

301 A 2/18/17 $169.50

8:00 AM $444.53

3:35 PM $9

PWR MainE

C01 308 A 2/25/17 2/25/17 $50

11:30 AM $50

1:25 PM $50

PSA E02 MainW 4/1/17

302 A 4/22/17 $169.50

8:00 AM $444.53

3:35 PM $9

PWR MainE

C01 309 A 3/11/17 3/11/17 $50

9:00 AM $50

10:55 AM $50

PWR MainE

C01 310 A 3/11/17 3/11/17 $50

11:30 AM $50

1:25 PM $50

PWR MainE

C01 311 A 3/25/17 3/25/17 $50

9:00 AM $50

10:55 AM $50

PWR MainE

C01 312 A 3/25/17 3/25/17 $50

11:30 AM $50

1:25 PM $50

PWR MainE

C01 4/8/17

313 4/8/17

A $50

9:00 AM $50

10:55 AM $50

PWR MainE

C01 4/8/17

314 4/8/17

A $50

11:30 AM $50

1:25 PM $50

Private Security Firearm Training 1.5 AEC Armed officers in Illinois need 40 hours of instruction in order to be certified by the Illinois DFPR to carry a firearm in the line of duty. After completing a 20-hour basic course, students enroll in this 20-hour firearms class to become state certified. Classroom instruction is followed by a written test and range qualification. NOTE: A current Illinois Firearm Owner’s Identification Card (FOID) is a prerequisite to receive firearms training at Triton College. Your FOID card must be presented to the firearms instructor at the beginning of the first day of class. (Out-of state residents are exempt from this requirement.) 301 A 3/18/17 $259.50

8:00 AM $524.55

5:55 PM $99

PWR MainE

C01 315 A 4/22/17 4/22/17 $50

9:00 AM $50

10:55 AM $50

PSA E25 302 A MainW 4/29/17 5/13/17 $259.50

8:00 AM $524.55

5:55 PM $99

PWR MainE

C01 316 A 4/22/17 4/22/17 $50

11:30 AM $50

1:25 PM $50

PWR MainE

C01 5/6/17

317 5/6/17

A $50

9:00 AM $50

10:55 AM $50

PWR MainE

C01 5/6/17

318 5/6/17

A $50

11:30 AM $50

1:25 PM $50

PWR MainE

C01 319 A 5/20/17 5/20/17 $50

9:00 AM $50

10:55 AM $50

PWR MainE

C01 320 A 5/20/17 5/20/17 $50

11:30 AM $50

1:25 PM $50

PSA E25 MainW 3/4/17

POWER Test The Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board have established the Peace Officer Wellness Evaluation Report (POWER) test. These fitness entrance requirements help to ensure that potential recruits can undergo both the physical and academic demands of an academy without undue risk of injury and with a level of fatigue tolerance to meet all academy requirements. Class meets in R Building. PWR MainE

C01 301 A 1/14/17 1/14/17 $50

9:00 AM $50

10:55 AM $50

PWR MainE

C01 302 A 1/14/17 1/14/17 $50

11:30 AM $50

1:25 PM $50

PWR MainE

C01 303 A 1/28/17 1/28/17 $50

9:00 AM $50

10:55 AM $50

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Career Training (continued) Real Estate Real Estate Broker Pre-License Course 6 AEC Effective April 2011, legislation affecting the Illinois Real Estate Act of 2000 eliminated the Real Estate Salesperson License. In its place is the Real Estate Broker with new educational requirements. Satisfies the 90 hours of instruction required by the Illinois Department of Professional and Financial Regulation. Successful completion allows the students to sit for the Real Estate Broker Examination. To learn more about the license requirements, attend our FREE information session on Jan. 12, 2017, at 6 p.m. in the A Building, Room A-122A. Sign up online at www.triton.edu/broker/. RES E13 301 MW MainW 1/30/17 5/17/17 $678

6:30 PM $1778.10

9:30 PM $36

Home Inspection 4 AEC This course satisfies the 60 clock hours required to be eligible to obtain an Illinois Home Inspector License. It examines the major elements of home inspection. Specific attention will be given to exteriors, interiors, roofing, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, structure, and miscellaneous appliances. The Illinois Home Inspector Law/Administrative Rules and Standards of Practice will also be covered. RES E35 301 TH MainW 1/31/17 3/30/17 $452

6:00 PM $1185.40

E55

$99

Online Class

10:00 PM $24

$99

SOC E51 301 TH MainW 1/31/17 2/14/17 $113

$99

Social Media Introduction Social Media Promotion 1 AEC Provides instruction for entrepreneurs, business owners, promoters and organizations seeking to utilize the growing opportunities available through social media marketing. Investigates a variety of social media platforms (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Foursquare) their functions, user information, advertising capabilities and best practices. An understanding of the

6:30 PM $296.35

9:30 PM $6

Social Media: Online Presence 1 AEC Explore ways to make it easy for online users to instantly connect with a business or organization while strengthening the relationships between the two. Learn how to maintain a strong online presence while capturing positive feedback from users. Maximize online presence with a variety of marketing techniques using while using social media. To learn more about the Social Media certificate program, attend our FREE information session on Jan. 25, 2017, at 6 p.m. in the A Building, Room A-122A. Sign up online at www.triton.edu/socialmediaprogram/. SOC E52 301 MainW 2/16/17 3/2/17

Real Estate Investing 1.5 AEC Have you ever heard the old saying, “Buy low, sell high?� News stories about the softening real estate market might scare away some novice investors. Experienced investors, however, recognize weak markets as opportunities to pick up bargains. Specially designed worksheets and handson activities that take the guesswork out of investing efforts. Emphasizes systems and service that will support and identify trends in the real estate market when purchasing property. Internet access and email is required. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. RES

internet, email and Facebook accounts are required. To learn more about the Social Media certificate program, attend our FREE information session on Jan. 25, 2017, at 6 p.m. in the A Building, Room A-122A. Sign up online at www.triton.edu/socialmediaprogram/.

TH $113

6:30 PM $296.35

9:30 PM $6

Social Media: Advertising 1 AEC Looking to increase brand awareness through online advertising while using social media? Review Facebook ad campaigns and Google analytics to effectively and efficiently promote a business, organization or event on social media. Even on a tight budget, it is possible to advertise like the professionals. To learn more about the Social Media certificate program, attend our FREE information session on Jan. 25, 2017, at 6 p.m. in the A Building, Room A-122A. Sign up online at www.triton.edu/socialmediaprogram/. SOC E53 301 MainW 4/18/17 5/2/17

TH $113

6:30 PM $296.35

9:30 PM $6

Social Media: Management 1 AEC Learn about the opportunities and challenges when managing an online presence with social media, including best practices and creative marketing techniques. Stay consistent with online messaging using expert tools for easy management of multiple accounts. To learn more about the Social Media certificate program, attend our FREE information session on Jan. 25, 2017, at 6 p.m. in the A Building, Room A-122A. Sign up online at www.triton.edu/socialmediaprogram/. SOC E54 301 TH MainW 3/28/17 4/11/17 $113

6:30 PM $296.35

9:30 PM $6

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

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Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


will not only show you how to create and operate a logistics function, but it will also show you how to achieve success through a combination of strategies and tactics. You’ll discover the key elements of a logistics system, including physical distribution, warehouse selection, material handling, packaging, order fulfillment, customer service, receiving, production stores, and returned goods and find how to manage inventory, effectively, use technology, manage a logistics department, complete and control transportation documents. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

Introduction to Facebook Facebook welcomes all people of all ages. It is a social media service that allows its users to connect with past friends, new friends, family that live far away and other various social connections. This class is designed to introduce you to Facebook and get you started with opening your own Facebook page. All students must have an active email address to participate in this course. SOC C41 301 A MainW 1/28/17 1/28/17 $20

9:00 AM $20

10:50 AM $20

SOC PW

C41 310 T 3/14/17 3/14/17 $20

6:30 PM $20

8:20 PM $20

SOC EP

C41 4/5/17

7:00 PM $20

8:50 PM $20

320 4/5/17

W $20

TTM

Introduction to Twitter Twitter is used by celebrities, politicians, news stations, professional athletes, as well as everyday people. It is a social media avenue that allows its users to follow and share with a variety of people and organizations. Twitter can connect you with your favorite musician or even your state’s government. Designed as an introduction to Twitter and will get you started to open your own Twitter account. All students must have an active email address to participate in this course. SOC C42 301 A MainW 1/28/17 1/28/17 $20

11:00 AM $20

12:50 PM $20

Transportation Management Distribution & Logistic Management 1.5 AEC Distribution and logistics management is a critical company function. Professionals in this field play a key role in fulfilling customer demands, ordering and managing inventory, controlling inbound and outbound shipments, reducing costs, saving time, and meeting company objectives. Course

E13

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Freight Broker/Agent Training 6 AEC Nationally recognized Freight Broker Training Course that teaches the skills students must acquire to be a successful Freight - Load Broker Agent. Tutorials and projects will teach the student the practical application of Freight Broker skills. The Freight-Load Broker Training Course is offered only in partnership with major accredited colleges and universities. TTM ONL

E14 395 1/23/17 5/19/17 $1895

$1895

$1895

Waterworks Water Works Operation Volume II 3 AEC Operators will learn the practical aspects of operating and maintaining water treatment plants and emphasizing safe practices and procedures. Information will also be presented on the importance and responsibilities of a water treatment plant operator, sources of water, reservoir management, and intake structures. Operators will learn how to safely operate and maintain coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, filtration, and disinfection processes. They will also learn to control tastes and odors in drinking water, control corrosion to meet the requirements of the Lead and Copper Rule,

Take your 16-hour Illinois Concealed Carry Education Training at Triton College! Illinois Concealed Carry Education Training (CCW) Fulfills the 16-hour requirement by the state of Illinois to apply for a Concealed Carry License. Basic firearm safety and Illinois state and federal laws regarding the carry of a concealed handgun will be reviewed. Students must have a Firearm Owner’s Identification (FOID) card before enrolling. Proof of card will need to be shown on the first day of class. Course No.

Days

Start Time

End Time

Location

Start Date

End Date

Cost

PSA C05 301

AS

9:00 AM

4:55 PM

MainW

2/4/17

2/5/17

$249

PSA C05 302

AS

9:00 AM

4:55 PM

MainW

3/11/17

3/12/17

$249

PSA C05 303

AS

9:00 AM

4:55 PM

MainW

4/8/17

4/9/17

$249

For more information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or go to triton.edu/ccw.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Career Training (continued) perform basic water laboratory procedures, and solve arithmetic problems commonly associated with water treatment plant operations. An important segment of the course provides operators information on overall plant operation and covers topics such as daily operating procedures, regulation of flows, chemical use and handling, records and reports, plant maintenance, safety and security, emergency conditions and procedures, handling complaints, and energy conservation. HME E31 301 T MainW 1/31/17 5/16/17 $324

6:00 PM $846.72

8:55 PM $18

BUS

Wedding and Event Planning 3 AEC Do you have an eye for detail and design? Do you like to organize and plan for parties and events? If so, this is the class for you. A wedding and event planner has a very important role in the planning of a couple’s special day, there is much to learn in the way of planning, budgets, working with vendors, contracts, revenue channels, not to mention keeping up with the latest trends in bridal fashion, color choices and wedding design. This is a course designed for students looking to get started in the glamorous and exciting wedding and event industry. This class covers everything an event and wedding planner needs to know, including contracts, etiquette, flowers, music, day of services, marketing, industry business practices and application. This program will provide students with all of the tools necessary to become a professional wedding and event planner. Join us at our FREE information session on Jan. 26, 2017 at 6 p.m. in the A Building, Room A-122A. Sign up online at www.triton.edu/eventplanner/. 301 4/3/17

MW $900

6:00 PM $900

Business MS PowerPoint 2 AEC Use MS PowerPoint to create title charts, organizational charts, pie charts, slides and other presentation graphics required for professional presentations. Students will develop an automated slide show. Knowledge of MS Word is strongly recommended. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. E62

$99

Online Class

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 1.5 AEC Work with numbers? Then you need to learn Excel. In this unique sixweek online workshop, you’ll discover dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully formatted worksheets quickly and efficiently. You’ll also learn the secrets behind writing powerful mathematical formulas, using the function wizard to quickly and automatically calculate statistics, loan payments, future value, and more. You’ll also learn the best ways to sort and analyze data, create custom charts and graphs, create 3-dimensional workbooks, build links between files, endow your worksheets with decision-making capabilities, and automate oft-repeated tasks with macros and buttons. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E01

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Introduction to Linux 1.5 AEC You will learn how to use the free Linux desktop system to perform all of the functions you currently do with Microsoft Windows or Apple Macintosh. Learn the basics of the Linux desktop, such as how to use its graphical environment to manipulate files and folders, create user accounts, and set up hardware devices. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

8:55 PM $900

COMPUTER INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

BUS

E91

Computer Information Systems

Wedding and Event Planning

HIA E25 MainW 2/6/17

Perform Payroll-QuickBooks 2013 1.5 AEC Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain control over the financial aspects of your small business with this powerful accounting software program. Whether new to QuickBooks or have already used earlier versions of this accounting software program, this course will empower you to take control of financial accounting for your business. Requirements: QuickBooks Pro 2013 or QuickBooks Premier Edition 2013; (please be sure to install this software on your computer before the course begins). For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

$99

CIS

E07

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

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Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Internet Essential Skills 0.5 AEC This class is designed to give you all the basics on how to “survive” on the internet. We’ll introduce you to email, how to do it, why you want it, etc. We’ll also introduce you to the World Wide Web, the hottest thing to hit the internet since email. You’ll learn to use Netscape to locate and view websites. Other topics we’ll discuss are how to ‘chat’ with other users, how to use the Internet, and introduce you to Internet Newsgroups. CIS E11 MainW 4/1/17 CIS WL

350 A 4/29/17 $86.50

E11 351 W 2/15/17 4/12/17 $86.50

10:00 AM $178.18

11:55 AM $33 Bilingual

6:30 PM $178.18

7:25 PM $33 Bilingual

CIS

Introduction to C# Programming 1.5 AEC Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with C#, the in-demand and incredibly useful programming language that incorporates the best features of Visual Basic, C++, and Java. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E33

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Intermediate C# Programming 1.5 AEC Build upon your current knowledge of programming logic by writing Graphical User Interface applications in the C# programming language. Learn how to write applications with menus, toolbars, and files, and find out how to interact with databases and write SQL queries. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E34

Online Class

$99

$99

Introduction to Microsoft Access 1.5 AEC Learn how Microsoft’s powerful and award-winning database can help you manage, store, search, analyze, and display important business, personal, or scientific data. You’ll gain practical, hands-on experience with tables, relationships, custom data entry forms, queries, mailing labels, macros, and more. Increase productivity, reduce data entry errors, conduct comprehensive searches, and produce handsome and professionally formatted reports. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. E62

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to MS Outlook 1.5 AEC Want to learn Microsoft Outlook fast? Want to become a confident and productive user of this powerful program without having to memorize a lot of technical mumbo-jumbo? In this course, you’ll see what’s new in Outlook and get up and running quickly with the most important aspects of the program, from basic emailing to automating your work with rules. You will learn security basics and how to perform maintenance tasks, like backing up your data. You will even create a Google G-mail account for class assignments and personal use. Also, you will interact with other students and an instructor whose Outlook books, articles, and online courses have helped thousands of people like you learn the essentials of earlier editions of Outlook. Whether you’re new to Outlook or you’ve been using it for years, you are sure to learn something useful in every lesson. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E63

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

$99

Dental Assisting Program The Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entrylevel positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions. Dental assistants provide quality preventative and corrective dental care under direct supervision of the dentist or dental hygienist. Dental assistants work in a variety of health care settings including dentist offices, hospitals and other similar facilities. The purpose of this course is to familiarize the student with all areas of pre-clinical dental assisting and provide training in the professional skills required to function as an assistant in the dental practice. HTH E31 301, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-9 p.m., Main Campus West, Feb. 7-May 2, 2017; $1199

For more information, call the (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3709, or email katieleonardo@triton.edu.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Computer Information Technology (continued) Introduction to MS Project 1.5 AEC Discover how to effectively plan, implement, and control projects using Microsoft Project. In this hands-on course, you’ll find out how to apply the world’s most popular project management software to your needs. You will convert lists and schedules into an integrated plan you can be proud of, and see how Microsoft Project can walk you through any project by helping you organize details, sequence tasks, produce a baseline, assign resources and costs, track progress, identify and analyze variances, revise your project plan, create schedules, and share everything with your customers and coworkers. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E64

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to Microsoft Word 1.5 AEC Learn to use the word processor PC Magazine ranked as one of the ‘strongest and most intelligent programs ever written.’ In this hands-on workshop, you’ll learn how to add, move through, and edit text, move words from one part of your document to another, work on two or more documents simultaneously, change the size or appearance of text, change margins and tab settings, automatically center, right align, justify, and indent text; run the integrated grammar and spelling checker; use the thesaurus, and save, retrieve, copy, organize, and print your documents. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E65

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to MS Publisher 1.5 AEC In this hands-on, project-oriented class for beginners, you’ll learn how to design, create, and publish a wide variety of stunning documents using Microsoft Publisher 2007. If you’re looking for a quick, easy, and inexpensive way to produce professional brochures, newsletters, flyers, or even a website,

Microsoft Publisher is your solution! This affordable and functionalitypacked program can take you to levels of design expertise you never dreamed possible. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E66

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Word I 1 AEC Students will learn the basic functions of Microsoft Word, the primary word processing software of our time. Topics covered include creating, editing, proofing and formatting documents, along with the basic use of tables. CIS WL

E70 351 W 2/15/17 5/10/17 $143

7:30 PM $326.35

8:50 PM $36 Bilingual

Introduction to MS Excel 2010 1.5 AEC Do you work with numbers? Then you need Microsoft Excel 2010. You will discover dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully formatted worksheets quickly and efficiently. Learn the secrets behind writing powerful formulas, using functions, sorting and analyzing data, designing custom charts, creating three-dimensional workbooks, building links, working with templates, and creating macros and custom toolbar buttons. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E73

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to Microsoft Project 2010 1.5 AEC Discover how to effectively plan, implement, and control projects using Microsoft Project 2010 and how to think through and organize your project’s details, plan a schedule, sequence tasks, produce a baseline, assign resources and costs, track your progress, identify and analyze variances, and revise your project plan. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E79

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Earn a

Social Media Certificate at Triton College

The School of Continuing Education now offers a Social Media Certificate program. This program is designed to provide instruction for entrepreneurs, business owners, promoters and organizations seeking to utilize the growing opportunities available through social media marketing. A variety of social media platforms (i.e. Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Foursquare) will be introduced in the program as a modern method of marketing ones services and products. See Pages 14-15 for course information.

For questions about this program, please call the School of Continuing Education at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500. www.triton.edu/SocialMediaProgram

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Forensic Computer Examiner 5 AEC As criminal defense attorneys and civil attorneys encounter law-enforcement examiners, the need for qualified civilian forensic computer examiners continues to grow. The primary certification for civilian forensic computer examiners is the Certified Computer Examiner (CCE) certification. The Forensic Computer Examiner Online Training Program is an authorized ISFCE (International Society of Forensic Computer Examiners) training course that will thoroughly prepare you to take the CCE certification exam. CIS

E81 395 1/21/17 5/8/17

Online Class $3095 $3095

$3095

Advanced CompTIA A+ Certification Prep 1.5 AEC The Advanced CompTIA A+ Certification Prep course focuses on fun technology. You’ll learn everything you need to know to select, install, and service video, sound, portable computers, wired and wireless networks. You will also learn about security plus get an outstanding troubleshooting methodology. An advanced course, which completes the three-course CompTIA A+ Certification Exam Prep cycle and prepares you for both the exams and for real life as a PC technician. An Internet delivered class. Internet access, email, and Internet Explorer, Netscape or Firefox web browser is required. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E83

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

CompTIA Network+ Certification Prep 1.5 AEC Teaches you everything you need to know to take and pass the challenging CompTIA Network+ certification exam and become an excellent network technician. You will learn about topologies, the OSI Seven-Layer model, protocol suites, modern network operating systems, network hardware, cabling standards, remote connectivity, Internet connections, network troubleshooting and more. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E84

$109

Online Class

$109

E99

$109

Online Class

$109

$109

$109

CIS

CIS

course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

E72

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Office Technology Introduction to Windows XP 1.5 AEC Whether you’re new to Windows or an experienced PC aficionado, there’s a lot to learn in the all-new Windows XP. Course covers all the basic skills and concepts needed to use a computer and will teach you how to work with text, pictures, photos, sound, music, DVD, Interactive TV, and video; create shortcuts, customize the interface, take full advantage of the Internet, and even build your own local area network (LAN). For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. E44

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Online Introduction to the Internet 1.5 AEC Become net-savvy in just a few weeks! Learn where the Internet came from, what makes it tick, and where it’s headed. Learn how MIME will allow you to attach programs, documents and pictures to simple email messages. Learn how to put File Transfer Protocol (FTP) to work for you. Learn advanced search techniques so that you will be able to find virtually anything on the World Wide Web. Get answers to virtually any question you could imagine asking in the Newsgroups. Conduct live conferences over the Internet with chat and Internet Telephony. Explore the uncharted wilderness of Gopherspace. Take control of remote computers with Telnet. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

How to read our schedule.

E74

Intermediate Word 2010 1.5 AEC Microsoft Word 2010 is a powerful and popular program, yet most people use only a fraction of its features. You will learn Microsoft Word’s more advanced features, which can make writing easier, faster, and more fun. You will discover how to create an index, make a list of figures, build a table of contents, utilize desktop publishing, perform a mail merge, and use timesaving shortcuts. By the end of the course, you will know how to use Word to both save time and set your creativity free! For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

OFT

CompTIA Security+ Certification Prep 1.5 AEC The U.S. Department of Labor forecasts that computer security and related computer-support specialties will be among the fastest-growing occupations through 2012. CompTIA’s Security+ certificate is widely regarded as the entry-level certificate for gaining access to this well-paying, in-demand field. In this six-week course, you’ll learn everything you need to know to achieve your Security+ credential. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

Introduction to Word 2010 1.5 AEC Learn how to create and modify documents in WORD 2010, the world’s most popular word processing program. With the help of step-by-step instruction and hands-on activities, you will quickly master every basic feature of WORD and be able to use this program at home and on the job. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

E01

$99

Online Class

Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

$99

$99

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Computer Information Technology (continued) Creating Web Pages 1.5 AEC Create and post your very own website on the internet in this extensive, hands-on workshop. First, you’ll learn about the capabilities of the World Wide Web and the fundamentals of web design. Then, with your instructor’s patient guidance, you’ll plan the content, structure and layout of your website, create pages full of neatly formatted text, build links between the pages and to the outside world, and add color, backgrounds, graphics, tables, hot buttons, and animation. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E02

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Introduction to Microsoft Access 1.5 AEC This course is designed to master the basic features of Microsoft Access and introduce some of the more advanced parts of the software program. Basic fundamental concepts will be introduced in this short-term, seminar style course. Students will learn the basic concepts of Microsoft Access and will be required to use class time to practice the learned materials. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E05

$99

Online Class

$99

E06

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 1.5 AEC Work with numbers? Then you need to learn Excel. In this unique sixweek workshop, you’ll discover dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully formatted worksheets quickly and efficiently. You’ll also learn the secrets before writing powerful mathematical formulas using the function wizard, to quickly and automatically calculate statistics, loan payments, future value, and more. You will learn the best ways to sort and analyze data, create custom charts and graphics create 3-dimensional workbooks, build links between files, endow your work with decision-making capabilities, and automate oft-repeated tasks with mac buttons. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E07

$99

Online Class

ONL

E08

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Introduction to PC Troubleshooting 1.5 AEC Don’t spend your hard-earned cash on expensive PC repairs! The vast majority of the problems people experience with their computers are completely avoidable, most can be solved with nothing more than a few minutes of your time. Introduction to PC Troubleshooting takes you step by step through the typical hardware and operating system problems encountered by technicians, teaching troubleshooting techniques to decipher. any problem, and giving you the skills you need to solve them. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E11

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Intermediate Microsoft Access 1.5 AEC Learn how to build a fully automated database management system complete with your own custom data entry forms. You will also learn how to add graphics, sound and macros to your database and some advanced reporting techniques. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2010 1.5 AEC Take your Excel skills to the next level. Learn master charting, PivotTables, Slicers, Sparklines, and other advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010 as you discover how this powerful MS Office program can boost your productivity. Requires Microsoft Windows 7, Vista, or XP, and Microsoft Excel 2010 or Microsoft Excel Home and Student 2010 or Microsoft Office 2010 (the Home and Student Edition or Standard Edition of Microsoft Office 2010 is acceptable). For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

$99

Mac, iPhone and iPad Programming 1.5 AEC The fastest-growing software market today involves mobile applications. Learn to use the free Xcode compiler and the Objective-C programming language to program applications that can sell while reaching millions of potential customers around the world. Offers the guidance to build your own applications, whether you are new to programming or have experience programming a different type of computer. Xcode 4.3 compiler, an Intelbased Mac (software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins); Lion Mac OS X 10.7; Internet access, email, the Safari or Mozilla Firefox web browser, and the Adobe Flash and PDF plug-ins. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E18

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Basic A+ Certification 1.5 AEC This course teaches you how to configure and troubleshoot the hardware common to virtually every personal computer, including microprocessors, RAM, power supplies, motherboards, BIOS, CMOS, floppy drives, and hard drives. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E21

$120

Online Class

$120

$120

$99

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

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Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Intermediate A+ Certification: Operating Systems 1.5 AEC This course teaches you DOS, DOS memory management, Windows 3.x tweaking, Windows 9X installation, optimization, and troubleshooting. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E22

Online Class

$120

$120

$120

Introduction to Microsoft Word 1.5 AEC Learn how to create and modify documents in Word, the strongest and most popular word processing program available. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E23

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 1.5 AEC Learn how to create dazzling slide presentations with awesome multimedia slides, charts, outlines, graphs, clip art, hypertext links, and special effects. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E31

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to Adobe Edge Animate 1.5 AEC For years, creating animated and interactive content on the web has required learning complex tools and managing proprietary plug-ins. Designers will create engaging content and graphics quickly and easily, relying on widelyaccepted web standards and requiring a minimal amount of code. Basics of Adobe Edge Animate, including an introduction to the interface of the basics of animation, and how to create graphics and add interactivity is covered. Adobe Edge Animate 1.5 required; an Adobe Creative Cloud subscription; Microsoft Windows 7 or 8 or Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 or 10.8. Internet access, email, the Microsoft Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox web browser, and the Adobe Flash and PDF plug-ins. Adobe Illustrator CS6 and Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 will also be utilized. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E36

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Achieving Top Search Engine Positions on Your Website 1.5 AEC With nearly 90 percent of web traffic coming from search engines, the most important thing you can do to increase your website’s traffic is to increase your search engine ranking. Learn proven, step-by-step strategies to achieve the highest possible position with the major search engines. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E37

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Intermediate QuickBooks 2014 1.5 AEC Learning how to use QuickBooks to its full potential goes far beyond learning the basic features of the program. Even many experienced users struggle when applying certain business situations to QuickBooks. Whether you are a small business owner, bookkeeper, or accountant needing a QuickBooks refresher, feel more confident and secure in accounting for your business. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E78

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to Crystal Reports 10 1.5 AEC Learn how to use Crystal Reports to convert raw database or accounting data into meaningful and readable reports. Impress your peers, clients, and superiors by discovering new ways to convey information. By the time you finish this course, you’ll be able to create a wide variety of handsome and sophisticated reports that communicate more—much more—than mere facts. You’ll also be able to use charts and maps to present information visually, and cross-tabs to show correlations between loosely related data items. You’ll even find out how to save yourself time and effort by creating a library of custom functions you can use over and over in report after report. Required: Crystal Reports 10 (please be sure to install this software on your computer before the course begins), Microsoft Windows, Internet access, email, and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser. Crystal Reports 8.5, 9, and XI are also usable, though slight modifications in step-by-step instructions may be required. This course is not suitable for Macintosh users. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E94

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Java for the Absolute Beginner 1.5 AEC If you want to learn Java but don’t have any prior programming knowledge, you’ll enjoy this course. Explore this exciting new language in a friendly and supportive environment. Build up your confidence with easy-to-understand examples and plenty of skill-building exercises. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E95

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to Windows Vista 1.5 AEC Windows Vista is a radical departure from the Windows versions of yesteryear. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced Windows user, you won’t want to miss out on everything this powerful new version has to offer. In this course, specifically designed for beginners and casual users, you’ll learn to use Vista’s best and most important features. You’ll discover techniques for personalizing Vista to your own needs and preferences, set up user accounts and enforce parental controls, keep your computer secure from Internet threats, browse the World Wide Web, manage your email, and keep your names and addresses organized in the new Contacts folder. You’ll also learn to take full advantage of the new Calendar feature, manage and edit your digital photos with the new Windows Photo Gallery, and add fonts, color, and style to your written text. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E96

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Technical Science C++ Programming 1.5 AEC Learn how to program in C++ from a master programming instructor and published author. In this project-oriented course, you’ll skip all the gobbledygook and get right to programming-even if you have no prior programming experience! Before you know it, you’ll be putting together programs that have their own windows and controls, and you’ll see how easy programming really is. By the end of the course, you’ll be using Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Express Edition to write real programs for Microsoft Windows. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. TSC

E34

Online Class

$99

$99

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

$99

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DANCE

REC PW

C36 310 1/25/17 3/8/17

W $53

7:00 PM $53

8:50 PM $20

Recreation Belly Dance I Learn an ancient and exotic art form and a sound approach to good physical conditioning. Warm-up exercises, dance steps and routines are included. Bring leotards or wear non-restrictive clothing. REC EL

C05 2/8/17

340 W 3/22/17 $27

7:00 PM $27

7:50 PM $14

Line Dancing (Beginning) Learn to enjoy easy-to-do line dancing. You don’t need special shoes or special talent or a special partner. Just get in line, shake away the blues and shape up your body! REC MainE

C14 360 T 1/24/17 4/18/17 $87

12:30 PM $87

1:50 PM $28

Line Dancing: Intermediate Learn to enjoy some of the more challenging dances that make Country Line Dancing so popular. REC MainE

C26 365 T 1/24/17 4/18/17 $87

10:00 AM $87

11:20 AM $28

Basic Chicago Style Steppin’ Come and learn Chicago Style Steppin’. Basic footwork, counting procedures and basic turns will be covered in this fun social dance. Become a stepper and get out on the dance floor! REC MainE

C36 2/3/17

301 F 3/17/17 $53

7:00 PM $53

8:50 PM $20

REC MainE

C36 302 F 3/31/17 5/19/17 $53

7:00 PM $53

8:50 PM $20

Next Level Chicago Style Steppin’ For students who have taken REC C36, Basic Steppin’ or for those experienced steppers who are looking to add to their dancing repertoire. REC PW

C41 310 3/15/17 5/3/17

W $53

7:00 PM $53

8:50 PM $20

Introduction to Bachata Bachata is considered a sensual and simple form of Latin dancing that has gained much popularity. Experience the fun in learning the basic footwork and partnering skills essential to gain confidence in dancing Bachata. Both singles and couples are welcome to join. REC OP

C42 3/2/17

335 H 5/10/17 $60

8:00 PM $60

9:20 PM $24

Beginning Ballroom Dance Don’t be a wallflower any longer. In this introductory course for singles and couples, you’ll learn to waltz, fox-trot, swing, rumba, cha-cha and tango. Add more fun to your life. Try dancing. Partners are not provided, you are encouraged to sign up with a friend. REC RB

C56 330 T 2/14/17 4/25/17 $50

7:00 PM $50

8:20 PM $24

REC MainE

C56 2/2/17

7:00 PM $50

8:20 PM $24

366 H 4/13/17 $50

Medicar Safety Training The training program, offered through a partnership with Medicar Safety, is designed to target primary instructional areas of non-emergency transport requirements. EMS E31 301 Friday and Saturday, Jan. 27-28, 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m. EMS E31 302 Friday and Saturday, Feb. 17-18, 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m. EMS E31 303 Friday and Saturday, March 17-18, 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m. EMS E31 304 Friday and Saturday, April 21-22, 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m.

See Page 9 for more information, or call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.

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EMS E31 305 Friday and Saturday, May 5-62, 8 a.m.-4:45 p.m.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Intermediate Ballroom Dancing Review basic dance steps and learn intermediate-level dances of cha-cha, rumba, tango, fox-trot and waltz. Prerequisite: REC C56, Beginning Ballroom Dancing or comparable skills. Partners are not provided, you are encouraged to sign up with a friend. REC RB

C57 330 T 2/14/17 4/25/17 $50

8:30 PM $50

9:50 PM $24

REC MainE

C57 2/2/17

8:30 PM $50

9:50 PM $24

365 H 4/13/17 $50

Financial Management in Retirement There are various financial elements to manage while in retirement such as investments, taxes, income needs, and insurance requirements. Examine the implications of retirement accumulation and distribution planning. Different types of qualified retirement plans, IRAs, and distribution rules will be reviewed. Managing taxation in retirement is briefly covered along with examining risk management. Students will assess risks to their life, health, and property. RET C03 301 A MainW 2/25/17 2/25/17 $20

FINANCE INVESTMENT Affording Retirement Looking to explore if retirement is an option? This course will assist attendees in evaluating their readiness for retirement with several self-evaluation exercises. Once the exercises are complete, attendees will be introduced to the Ten Critical Questions related to retirement readiness. These are the essential questions that every retiree must answer before embarking on a successful retirement. We will cover how benefits are calculated, the nuances of Social Security, how benefits are taxed, benefits for spouses or widows and what happens to benefits if you are working. The basics elements of estate planning will be covered and students will be encouraged to conduct their own estate analysis. 9:00 AM $20

11:50 AM $20

Healthcare in Retirement There are many options for healthcare benefits when exploring retirement. Medicare: Part A (Hospital Insurance), Part B (Medical Insurance), Part C (Medicare Advantage Plans), and Part D (Prescription Plans) will be reviewed and discussed, as will supplements and the different choices available. Students will receive an overview of long-term care insurance and the four most common strategies used to protect estates from the high costs of long-term care. RET C02 301 A MainW 2/18/17 2/18/17 $0

9:00 AM $20

11:50 AM $20

FITNESS

Retirement

RET C01 301 A MainW 2/11/17 2/11/17 $20

9:00 AM $20

11:50 AM� $20

Personal Trainer One-on-One Are you looking for one-on-one personal training with a certified personal trainer? This course offers a systematic counseling approach that is maintainable, easy to follow and specifically designed for you. Each session will involve instruction on form, technique, coordination, and balance by providing positive feedback and creating an environment that is friendly, stimulating and personally tailored. Assessments may include body composition, total body measurements as well as strength and cardiovascular benchmarks. FIT MainE

C01 301 (4 Sessions) 1/23/17 5/19/17 $140 $140

$140

FIT MainE

C02 301 (6 Sessions) 1/23/17 5/19/17 $210 $210

$210

FIT MainE

C03 301 (8 Sessions) 1/23/17 5/19/17 $280 $280

$280

FIT MainE

C04 301 (12 Sessions) 1/23/17 5/19/17 $420 $420

$420

Health, Sport & Exercise Science Swimming for Fitness Provides an opportunity to utilize the basic swimming strokes to improve cardiorespiratory, muscular endurance, as well as balance and flexibility. PED MainE

C13 301 TH 1/31/17 5/18/17 $148

8:00 AM $331.35

8:55 AM $41

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Fitness (continued)

PED PW

C46 2/7/17

310 T 4/18/17 $49

7:00 PM $49

7:50 PM $14

Total Fitness If you’re male or female, in or out of shape, by participation in our total fitness program, you’ll get an exercise prescription that’s just perfect for you. A personalized computer assessment will establish a blend of workouts on universal exercise machines, aerobic bicycles, and the indoor track to maximize the results of your exercise time. Join the fun, and enjoy the results! You must attend class the first two weeks to take part in the orientation program. Sessions will be held in the T Building, Room T-160 due to renovations of the Fitness Center.

PED RB

C46 330 H 2/23/17 5/11/17 $49

7:00 PM $49

7:50 PM $14

PED EL

C46 2/2/17

7:00 PM $49

7:50 PM $14

PED MainE

C37 301 MW 1/23/17 5/17/17 $143

9:00 AM $143

9:50 AM $36

PED MainE

C37 302 MW 1/23/17 5/17/17 $143

11:00 AM $143

11:50 AM $36

PED MainE

C37 303 MW 1/23/17 5/17/17 $143

5:30 PM $143

6:20 PM $36

PED MainE

C37 304 MW 2/13/17 5/17/17 $143

1:00 PM $143

2:05 PM $36

PED MainE

C37 305 MW 3/27/17 5/17/17 $143

7:30 AM $143

8:45 AM $36

PED MainE

C37 306 TH 2/14/17 5/18/17 $143

10:00 AM $143

10:55 AM $36

PED MainE

C37 307 TH 1/24/17 5/18/17 $143

5:00 PM $143

5:50 PM $36

PED MainE

C37 308 TH 2/14/17 5/18/17 $143

8:00 AM $143

8:50 AM $36

PED MainE

C37 309 TH 2/21/17 5/18/17 $143

1:00 PM $143

2:05 PM $36

PED MainE

C37 310 MTWH 7:00 PM 3/27/17 5/18/17 $143 $143

7:50 PM $36

Dancercise With Zumba Dance your way to a fitter you! With exciting and unique Latin moves and rhythms, Zumba is taking the world by storm! Zumba is a fitness/ Latin dance program designed to strengthen the heart and lungs, trim and tone the entire body, increase flexibility, improve coordination and develop body awareness. Zumba combines high energy and motivating Latin music with unique dance moves that allow participants to dance away their worries. PED MainE

C46 2/8/17

301 W 4/19/17 $49

PED MainE

C46 302 A 2/18/17 5/13/17 $49

6:00 PM $49

6:50 PM $14

11:00 AM $49

11:50 AM $14

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

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340 H 4/13/17 $49

Zumba - Gold A less-intense course for the active older adult, beginners, and/or people who are not used to exercising. Zumba Gold uses the same great Latin styles of music and dance and is as much fun as the regular Zumba classes. Your balance, strength, flexibility and most importantly, your heart will improve. REC MainE

C98 301 T 1/24/17 3/14/17 $32

7:00 PM $32

7:50 PM $24

REC MainE

C98 302 T 3/28/17 5/16/17 $32

7:00 PM $32

7:50 PM $24

REC MainE

C98 3/4/17

12:00 PM $32

12:50 PM $24

REC WL

C98 345 H 1/26/17 3/16/17 $32

6:30 PM $32

7:20 PM $24

303 5/6/17

A $32

Beginning Tai-Chi Tai chi is an ancient Chinese art that combines meditation, therapeutic breathing and slow, flowing movement into a unique form of exercise that tones and strengthens without stress or strain. Tai chi is beautiful to watch and enjoyably stimulating to perform. PED EP

C54 320 W 2/22/17 4/26/17 $50

6:30 PM $50

7:20 PM $24

PED RB

C54 2/7/17

6:30 PM $50

7:50 PM $24

330 T 3/14/17 $50

Walking for Fitness Theory and practice of exercise in the form of walking is performed to improve health and fitness. Skills and knowledge will be taught to carry over the application of walking throughout the student’s lifetime. PED MainE

C56 301 TH 1/31/17 5/18/17 $113

1:00 PM $296.35

1:50 PM $6

Basketball Skill development of offensive and defensive techniques in basketball. Dribbling, shooting, passing, scoring, and the basic rules of the game are covered. PED MainE

C73 301 MW 1/30/17 5/17/17 $113

Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

12:00 PM $296.35

PW RB RW WL

12:50 PM $6

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Badminton Badminton is one of the fastest growing racket sports in the United States. Why not give it a try? You’ll get a great workout and, at the same time, meet new friends. Rackets and shuttlecocks will be provided; basic rules and strategies will be discussed. PED OP

C25 2/1/17

335 W 4/26/17 $67

8:00 PM $67

9:55 PM $24

Recreation Beginning Yoga Yoga is a system of physical exercise and mental relaxation as well as an attitude toward life. You will gain peace of mind and the ability to relax as you improve muscle tone and body flexibility. Learn how to cope with stress and tension via this coed class. Bring yoga mat to class. REC MainE

C18 301 M 1/23/17 4/17/17 $50

6:00 PM $50

7:20 PM $24

REC MainE

C18 302 M 1/23/17 4/17/17 $50

7:30 PM $50

8:50 PM $24

REC MainE

C18 303 A 2/11/17 5/13/17 $50

9:30 AM $50

10:50 AM $24

REC EP

C18 320 T 1/31/17 4/25/17 $50

6:30 PM $50

7:50 PM $24

REC RW

C18 2/8/17

325 5/3/17

W $50

6:30 PM $50

7:50 PM $24

REC RB

C18 2/7/17

330 5/2/17

T $50

6:30 PM $50

7:50 PM $24

REC RB

C18 2/9/17

331 5/4/17

H $50

6:30 PM $50

7:50 PM $24

REC OP

C18 2/7/17

335 5/2/17

T $50

7:00 PM $50

8:20 PM $24

REC EL

C18 2/7/17

340 5/9/17

T $50

7:30 PM $50

8:50 PM $24

Pilates Mat Class (Beginning) The Pilates Method incorporates Eastern and Western philosophies of physical and mental conditioning which focus on re-patterning, realigning, clarifying, and defining the body. Pilates mat work is a structured regimen of continuously flowing, rhythmic movements designed to strengthen, lengthen and tone your body without machines. Pilates has long been revered as the best all around workout technique; optimize flexibility, balance, coordination, range of motion, and muscular endurance.

FOOD Cooking Wedding & Shower Cakes If you have had previous cake decorating experience learn how to create tiered cakes with fancy flowers and borders. You will also learn techniques for proper transportation of your finished cake. A materials fee will be assessed. CKG C11 MainW 5/6/17

350 A 5/13/17 $25

9:00 AM $25

11:50 AM $18 Bilingual

Cooking: Back to the Basics Learn how to create a delicious dish in the comfort of your own kitchen. Cooking: Back to the Basics is a course that will assist you in making that magical dinner you want to prepare for yourself or someone special. CKG PW

C40 310 W 2/15/17 4/12/17 $130

6:30 PM $130

8:20 PM $112

Beginning Cake Decorating Discover the beautiful art of cake decorating using the Wilton method. You’ll learn how to prepare cakes for decoration plus the various icing for each type of decoration. Learn to make a variety of flowers including the rose! Materials needed will be discussed at first class meeting. CKG C68 301 M MainW 1/23/17 2/13/17 $38

7:00 PM $38

8:50 PM $27

CKG WL

7:00 PM $38

8:50 PM $27 Bilingual

C68 351 H 1/26/17 2/16/17 $38

Intermediate Cake Decorating You’ve tried cake decorating and have mastered the basics. Now learn how to make life-like flowers and how to use them in attractive floral arrangements for cakes. You’ll also learn top borders for special occasion cakes. Supplies needed will be discussed at first class meeting. CKG C70 301 M MainW 2/20/17 3/13/17 $38

7:00 PM $38

8:50 PM $27

CKG WL

7:00 PM $38

8:50 PM $27 Bilingual

C70 351 H 2/23/17 3/16/17 $38

Advanced Cake Decorating Learn advanced decorating techniques used in making professional looking tiered cakes! You’ll also learn the color flow techniques, lace work and more. Supplies needed for course will be discussed at first class meeting.

REC EP

C24 2/2/17

320 H 4/27/17 $27

7:00 PM $27

7:50 PM $14

CKG C71 301 M MainW 3/27/17 4/17/17 $38

7:00 PM $38

8:50 PM $27

REC EL

C24 2/7/17

340 5/9/17

6:30 PM $27

7:20 PM $14

CKG WL

7:00 PM $38

8:50 PM $27 Bilingual

T $27

Qi Gong Qi Gong is the practice of distinctive movements for the cultivation and mastery of Qi, or life-force energy. Widely practiced in Asia, Qi Gong has recently become popular in the West as an approach to overall health and well-being. Qi Gong helps induce a relaxation response that may positively impact your body’s natural healing ability and increase your sense of balance in a seemingly stressful world. REC MainE

C99 301 W 2/15/17 4/26/17 $58

7:00 PM $58

8:20 PM $44

C71 351 H 3/23/17 4/20/17 $38

Advanced Cake Decorating - Fondant & Gum Paste Continue learning advanced decorating techniques with fondant and gum paste. Discover a great new way to add excitement to your cakes using a variety of fondant techniques and the beauty of decorating with gum paste. You will learn how to create flowers and accents with detail. You will be prepared to decorate a great professional-looking cake. CKG C72 301 M MainW 4/24/17 5/15/17 $38

7:00 PM $38

8:50 PM $27

CKG WL

7:00 PM $38

8:50 PM $27 Bilingual

C72 351 H 4/27/17 5/18/17 $38

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Make a Difference with RSVP Put your talents and experience to work with the RSVP Volunteer Program of West Suburban Cook and Southern DuPage Counties. We can help by identifying volunteer opportunities in your community. You can: • Provide tax assistance • Help ESL students practice their English conversational skills • Give companionship by visiting, listening, talking or reading to older adults • Serve as a mentor • Work with children • And more What you will receive in return is the joy of volunteering, as well as: • Free membership in a national organization • A quarterly newsletter • Mileage reimbursement upon request • Supplemental auto insurance • Invitation to volunteer appreciation events • A feeling of accomplishment by giving back to the community and feeling good about yourself

Call the RSVP Volunteer Program at Triton College! (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3835 or 3603.

Triton College Active Retired Citizens Club Looking for something to do in your retirement? Want to make new friends? Triton College’s Active Retired Citizens Club is a social club that provides activities and networking opportunities to adults who are young at heart and want to expand their social and intellectual life.

For more information, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3896.

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Food (continued) Introduction to the Hospitality Industry 3 AEC Hotel and Foodservice management course which focuses on career development, department structure and operations, as well as future trends. In addition, the focus will also be on the human relations skills needed for success in the hospitality industry. This class is colisted with college credit course. HIA E10 001 W MainW 1/25/17 5/17/17 $379

11:45 AM $929.05

2:15 PM $48

Food Sanitation and Safety 2 AEC The course will focus on causes and prevention of food borne illnesses and accidents. Course stresses food service workers’ responsibilities in safety and protecting public health. Course meets requirements for the Illinois Department of Public Health Certification. This class is colisted with college credit course.

Culinary Art Quant Food Prep I 3 AEC Students participate in supervised back-of-the-house activities in conjunction with the faculty dining operation. Experience is provided in the following areas: basic cooking techniques, preparation of soups, sauces, entrees, vegetables, starches, and garnishes. Sanitation, recipe reviews and analysis, and a knowledge of tools and equipment included. This class is colisted with college credit course. HIA E30 301 M MainW 1/23/17 5/15/17 $379

8:30 AM $929.05

Artisan Breads 3 AEC Fundamental theories behind baking yeast breads, production of rolls, baguettes, bagels and hearthbreads, ethnic and specialty breads emphasized. This class is colisted with college credit course. HIA E34 301 W MainW 1/25/17 5/10/17 $379

8:30 AM $929.05

HIA E15 301 M MainW 3/27/17 5/15/17 $226

5:00 PM $592.70

8:40 PM $12

HEALTH CAREERS

HIA E15 302 W MainW 1/25/17 5/17/17 $226

8:30 AM $592.70

10:40 AM $12

Allied Health

Dining Room Service 3 AEC Students are assigned to stations or jobs in the demonstration/staff-dining area for supervised experience in operational procedures. Special emphasis is placed on dining room salesmanship, table service, guest relations, table setting and personal appearance. This class is colisted with college credit course. HIA E22 001 T MainW 1/24/17 5/16/17 $369

9:30 AM $919.05

2:20 PM $48

Introductory Baking/Pastry 3 AEC Fundamentals of baking and pastry, equipment,ingredients, weights and measures, technology, preparation and storage. The production of desserts, breads and rolls are also introduced throughout the course of the program. This class is colisted with college credit course. HIA E28 301 W MainW 1/25/17 5/17/17 $379

2:30 PM $929.05

7:20 PM $58

2:20 PM $58

1:30 PM $58

Pharmacy Technician Course 5 AEC Training for pharmacy technicians. Designed to familiarize students with the role of the pharmacy technician and develop the skills required for assisting pharmacists. An intense review of mathematical principles as they apply to pharmacology, a review of various disease states, basic physiology, pharmacy law, ethics, and the fundamentals of technician training. Emphasis will be given to pharmacology measurement, pharmacy abbreviations and generic medications, prescription processing and hands-on compounding techniques. Introduces students to various settings in pharmacy practice, including the community, hospital, managed care, mail order and long-term care. Information on qualifying for the pharmacy certification examination will be provided. AHL E24 MainW 2/6/17

301 MWF 4/10/17 $1200

8:00 AM $1200

11:00 AM $1200

AHL E24 MainW 2/7/17

302 5/4/17

6:00 PM $1200

8:55 PM $1200

TH $1200

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Health Careers (continued) Pharmacy Technician Externship 2 AEC Clinical training is an essential part of healthcare for any specialty, including pharmacy technicians. This course offers students who have completed a pharmacy technician training program an opportunity to complete an externship involving 90 hours of hands-on training at a pharmacy. Students will be required to complete a drug test and background check. Hours and schedule may vary depending on location. Students may enroll at any time during the semester. AHL E26 Off Campus

301 1/30/17 5/30/17

$282

$282 $282

Health Education Complementary & Alternative Medicine 2 AEC Enhance your professional awareness and marketability by gaining a broad understanding of alternative health care options. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. HTH

E07

Online Class

$199

$199

$199

End of Life Care 1.5 AEC The number of individuals, young and old, who are living with debilitating, chronic, or terminal illnesses, is increasing. The demand for knowledgeable providers to meet the needs of this population is dramatically increasing, new jobs are being developed, and new services created. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. HTH

E09

Online Class

$199

$199

Issues in Oxygenation 2 AEC Targeted toward nurses of all levels (student nurses, registered nurses, licensed vocational or practical nurses, advance practice nurses, and nursing faculty) and in all positions (staff nurses and nurse administrators). Also relevant for nursing assistants, social workers, occupational therapists, recreation therapists, physical therapists, respiratory therapists, health care administrators, personal care assistants and volunteers. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. HTH

E10

Online Class

$199

$199

$199

Dental Assisting Program 4 AEC The 60-hour Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry-level positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions - Dental Assisting. The purpose of this course is to familiarize the student with all areas of pre-clinical dental assisting and provide training in the professional skills required to function as an assistant in the dental practice. This course covers the following key areas and topics - Administrative Aspects include: the history of dentistry and dental assisting; introduction to the dental office; the legal aspects of dentistry; policies and guidelines. Clinical Aspects include: introduction to oral anatomy; dental operatory; dental equipment, introduction to tooth structure; primary and permanent teeth; the oral cavity and related structures; proper patient positioning; dental hand-pieces. HTH E31 MainW 2/7/17

301 5/2/17

TH $1199

6:00 PM $1199

9:00 PM $1199

$199

Train to be a Security Professional The Triton College School of Continuing Education offers courses in Basic Security Officer (PSA E02) and Firearms (PSA E25). Students will begin with the 20-hour Basic Security course which is certified through the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDPR) as outlined in the Detective Act. The course covers security fundamentals for both new and experienced security employees who want to earn state certification. This required course along with a PERC (Permanent Employee Registration Card) are needed for employment with private security agencies. Armed officers in Illinois need an additional 20 hours of instruction beyond the 20- hour Basic Security course in order to carry a firearm in the line of duty. Our 20-hour Firearms course (PSA E25) is composed of classroom instruction, written test, firing range practice and final qualification. A current Illinois Firearm Owner’s Identification Card is a prerequisite to receive firearms training at Triton College. 20-HOUR Basic Security Training

Private Security Firearms Training

PSA E02 301 Saturdays, Feb. 4-18 8 a.m.-3:35 p.m.

PSA E25 301 Saturdays, March 4-18, 8 a.m.-5:55 p.m.

PSA E02 302 Saturdays, April 1-22, 8 a.m.-3:35 p.m.

PSA E25 202 Saturdays, April 29-May 13, 8 a.m.-5:55 p.m.

For more information or to register, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or go to triton.edu/ce.

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Physical Therapy Aide 3 AEC This comprehensive 50-hour Physical Therapy Aide Program prepares students for the growing field of physical therapy. The physical therapy aide is generally responsible for carrying out the non-technical duties of physical therapy, such as preparing treatment areas, ordering devices and supplies, and transporting patients working under the direction of the physical therapist. Furthermore, these workers assist physical therapists in providing services that help improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients suffering from injuries or disease. Physical therapy aides may be employed in nursing homes, hospitals, sports rehabilitation center and some orthopedic clinics. Note: This program does not include a national or state certification as part of its overall objectives. HTH E34 301 MW MainW 2/13/17 4/19/17 $999

6:00 PM $999

9:00 PM $999

EKG Technician Program 3.5 AEC Comprehensive EKG Technician Certification Program that prepares students to function as EKG technicians and enable them to take the NHA CET exam and other national certification exams. Includes important practice and background information on anatomy of the heart and physiology, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, legal aspects of patient contact, laboratory assisting, electrocardiography and echocardiography. Additionally, students will practice with equipment and perform hands-on labs including introduction to the function and proper use of the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12-lead placement, stress tests and other clinical practices. HTH E38 301 MW MainW 2/13/17 4/26/17 $999

6:00 PM $999

9:00 PM $999

Dialysis Technician 3 AEC The student learns to function as a dialysis technician with proficient clinical skills with a basic understanding of general knowledge in the field of nephrology care. Upon completion of the course the student is prepared to take the certification examination to be a certified dialysis technician. One year of medical experience as a CNA, MA, EMT required. Class are held at the Loyola Dialysis Center. HTH OFF

E08 3/2/17

301 5/4/17

TH $899

5:30 PM $899

7:30 PM $899

Medical Spanish for Health Professionals I 1.5 AEC Explore the Spanish language through health care terminology in the context of various medical settings. Dialogues, readings and cultural notes will be examined. Offers a foundation of knowledge and experience to the health care provider, who wants to learn Spanish to better communicate with the growing Hispanic community in the United Sates. Designed for students with little or no formal background in Spanish and would like to apply Spanish in the medical setting. HTH E51 MainW 2/2/17

301 TH 3/23/17 $169.50

6:30 PM $444.53

9:30 PM $9

Medical Spanish for Health Professionals II 1.5 AEC Classes will be conducted almost exclusively in Spanish with a continued emphasis on conversation rather than grammar. Topics include medical terminology and the applications of language to patient care, with a focus on oral and listening comprehension. Phrases and commands facilitating the completion of a physical assessment, as well as everyday terms used in the clinical setting. HTH E52 302 MainW 4/13/17 6/1/17

TH $169.50

6:30 PM $444.53

9:30 PM $9

Veterinary Assistant 5 AEC Veterinary assistants are critical members of the veterinary staff. Learn the practical skills needed to assist veterinarians and veterinary technicians as you care for sick and injured animals. Learn how to assist with medical procedures, customer relations, and examinations. Students will also learn how a veterinary hospital operates by focusing on billing, workplace safety, and marketing. HTH E60 301 MW MainW 2/13/17 5/10/17 $1017

5:00 PM $1017

10:00 PM $1017

Health Management Systems Gerontology 2.5 AEC This course is relevant for registered nurses, nurse practitioners, licensed vocational nurses, practical nurses, nursing assistants, social workers, occupational therapists, recreation therapists, physical therapists, respiratory therapists, administrators, psychologists, personal care assistants, volunteers, physicians, chiropractors, clergy, physical fitness professionals, adult children of aging parents, or any other individual currently working with or planning to work with older adults. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. HMS

E92

$258

Online Class

$258

$258

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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ders with recent advances in medicine is included. Internet access (Internet Explorer, Netscape or Firefox web browsers) and email are required to enroll in this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

Health Careers (continued) Health Professional Phlebotomy Technician 6 AEC The health care system of the laboratory, anatomy and physiology of the body systems, institutional procedures such as infection control, patient care issues such as specimen collection and handling, detailed content outline for certificate examination for phlebotomists and professionals including quality assurance and professional standards are covered. Students must supply proof of health insurance at the first class meeting. IHP E05 301 MainW 2/13/17 5/8/17

MTW $2250

9:00 AM $2250

11:55 AM $2250

IHP E05 302 MainW 2/13/17 5/8/17

MWF $2250

6:00 PM $2250

9:00 PM $2250

RN Re-Entry Update 3.5 AEC A nursing update/refresher course for RNs and LPNs who have been outside nursing practice and would like to feel prepared to return to the clinical setting and care for patients in the medical and surgical areas. This 16-week course will take place on campus for the first eight weeks and at a clinical location for the second eight weeks. Nurses must have an active Illinois nursing license. 302 TH 6:00 PM 5/25/17 Call for cost

9:00 PM

CNA Inst Crs Incl Eval Wrkshp 2.5 AEC Successful completion of this IDPH-approved course qualifies registered nurses (RNs) licensed in Illinois to develop and teach a Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program (BNATP). Eligibility requirements include current Illinois RN license, minimum of two years nursing experience, and at least one year of experience caring for the elderly or chronically ill of any age. Participants are required to present a training simulation module. This course includes the Alzheimer’s component and IDPH Approved Evaluator Workshop. NRS E19 301 MTWHF 8:00 AM MainW 1/16/17 1/20/17 $475 $475

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Medical Terminology 2.5 AEC This course serves as a foundation for all other medical training courses. Over 1000 words and terms are defined in 33 chapters outlined by body systems. Words are pronounced through your computer speaker. The CD ROM contains a comprehensive audio medical dictionary. Students must have access to a computer and an email account. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E60

Online Class

$795

$795

$795

Human Anatomy and Physiology 1.5 AEC Human Anatomy and Physiology focuses on the structure and function of the human body. The student will gain an understanding of basic chemistry, the human cell and the anatomy of the body’s organ systems and the functions they perform. Also covered is how the body’s organ systems work together to allow us to process sensations, think, communicate, grow, move, reproduce and stay alive. Ways to take care of our bodies for various disor-

30

$99

$99

$99

E74

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Handling Medical Emergencies 1.5 AEC What would you do if a member of your family suffered a medical emergency? You could certainly call for trained emergency medical responders, but what would you do while you’re waiting for them to arrive? Every second counts during a medical emergency. Recognizing the early signs and symptoms of common medical conditions and providing appropriate treatment can mean a better outcome for the patient. Early recognition and intervention can greatly reduce the seriousness of the illness, which means a shorter hospital stay and lower medical costs. It’s also very satisfying to know how to help someone in a time of need. This course will identify common medical emergencies affecting children and adults, help you recognize signs and symptoms, and teach you how to render appropriate emergency care. For adults, you will learn how to recognize and manage chest pain, heart attack, stroke, diabetic problems, seizures, breathing difficulty, burns and allergic reactions. For children, you will also learn about poisoning, fever, childhood illnesses, injuries from accidents, and the signs of abuse. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E75

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Art

Medical Terminology: Word Association Approach 1.5 AEC This teaches medical terminology according to each body system. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. E41

Online Class

HOBBIES/CRAFTS

3:55 PM $475

Online

ONL

E73

Introduction to Natural Health & Healing 1.5 AEC Designed for anyone who wants a basic understanding of the field of natural health. You will discover how to create and maintain a naturally healthy lifestyle and a healing environment. You will explore areas of natural health to include naturopathy, aromatherapy, nutritional healing, and body therapies. Internet access, email, and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to enroll in this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

Nursing

NRS E88 MainW 2/7/17

ONL

Fine Arts Discovery Workshop Take a voyage of self discovery through art. This fine arts workshop offers students the opportunity to experiment with various media in order to produce original works of art using the following materials: pastels, charcoal, watercolor and acrylics. Basic printmaking techniques will also be examined. A different project will be completed each week for those students wishing to work closely with the instructor. This class is open to beginning, advanced and professional level students. ART C04 MainW 2/7/17

301 5/2/17

T $60

7:30 PM $60

8:50 PM $36

Basic Sketching & Drawing Learn basic sketching and drawing techniques using pencil, pen, and charcoal. Develop your artistic eye, learn to understand and use interpretive line, and study texture, and shading. Bring an 11 X 14 inch sketch pad (not newsprint), a kneaded eraser and two or more of the following pencils - 6B, 4B, 2B, HB, H, and 2H to the first class. ART EP

C31 2/2/17

320 3/9/17

H $52

6:30 PM $52

8:20 PM $30

ART RW

C31 325 W 2/15/17 4/12/17 $52

7:00 PM $52

8:20 PM $30

ART OP

C31 2/7/17

7:00 PM $52

8:50 PM $30

335 T 3/14/17 $52

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Wedding and Event Planning Do you have an eye for detail and design? Do you like to organize and plan for parties and events? If so, this is the class for you! A wedding and event planner has a very important role in the planning of a couple's special day, there is much to learn in the way of planning, budgets, working with vendors, contracts, revenue channels, not to mention keeping up with the latest trends in bridal fashion, color choices and wedding design. This is a course designed for students looking to get started in the glamorous and exciting event and wedding industry. This class covers everything a wedding and event planner needs to know, including contracts, etiquette, flowers, music, day of services, marketing, industry business practices and application. This program will provide students with all of the tools necessary to become a professional wedding and event planner. HIA E25 301 Meets Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 6-April 3, 6-8:55 p.m.

Join us at our FREE information session on Jan. 26, 2017, at 6 p.m., in the A Building, Room A-122A. Sign up online at www.triton.edu/eventplanner/.

For more information or to register, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or go to triton.edu/ce

Is learning a foreign language on your to do list? Whether you want to sound like a native when strolling through Rome, or just want to impress your friends when ordering in a local French bistro, learning a new language is exciting and empowering! Whatever your reason for wanting to learn a foreign language, we can make it happen! We offer courses in French, Italian, Japanese, Polish and Spanish. See Pages 35-36 for course descriptions and meeting times.

For more information or to register, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or go to triton.edu/ce.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Online

Hobbies/Crafts (continued) Tangle with Zentangle You do not have to be an artist to Tangle with NEW! Zentangle. Students are taught the art form of Zentangle through drawing patterns called tangles. Zentangle allows the student to tap into their imagination by drawing abstract lines to create art. This inspirational, fun and relaxing art form can bring some joy to one’s day. Materials for the class are included. ART C25 MainW 3/4/17

301 A 3/18/17 $59

10:00 AM $59

11:50 AM $36

Painter’s Workshop Work in the material of your choice; acrylic, oil, watercolor or pen and ink. This class will be a guide to different painting and drawing techniques as well as collage work. This class is for beginners and experienced artists. ART C42 301 A MainW 2/11/17 3/18/17 $50

10:00 AM $50

11:50 AM $20

Intermediate Drawing Expand your drawing knowledge and learn complex drawing skills such as facial proportions, figure drawing, and gestural drawing with Intermediate Drawing. This class will assist you with drawing realistic portraits and people. Explore various drawing media that will include: charcoal, graphite, and chalk. Some drawing experience required. For the first day of class, each student will need to supply their own pencils, charcoal (black and white), chalk (grayscale), sketchbook (minimum 14”x17”), and erasers. ART EL

C71 340 H 1/26/17 5/11/17 $116

7:00 PM $116

8:50 PM $36

Health, Sport & Exercise Science Circus Arts You don’t need to run away to join the circus! Acquire the basic skills needed to perform as a Triton Trouper. Learn juggling, unicycle riding, and clowning skills. Explore the tight wire, tumbling, trampoline, web rope and other circus acts. PED MainE

C11 301 MH 1/23/17 3/30/17 $77

7:00 PM $77

9:55 PM $77

Romance Writing Explore how to craft three-dimensional characters and how to weave a plot to grab the reader’s interest from page one. Practice elements important for any writer to master: setting, pacing, point of view, dialogue, research, mood, and tone. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

C59

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Photography Basic Photography This course covers both digital and film photography. Are you unsure of how to use your digital or film camera? Are you dissatisfied with the photos you get in automatic mode? Have you ever seen an amazing photo and wondered how the photographer got it? You can learn to confidently and consistently take good photographs through an understanding of automatic and manual camera operation, exposure, flash and various photographic composition techniques used by professional photographers. Bring your camera to this class along with your instruction book or camera manual. Make sure you have memory cards or film. PHG C02 MainW 2/6/17

301 5/1/17

M $67

7:00 PM $67

8:20 PM $24

PHG EP

C02 2/2/17

320 H 4/27/17 $67

7:00 PM $67

8:20 PM $24

PHG RB

C02 2/7/17

330 T 4/11/17 $67

6:30 PM $67

8:20 PM $24

Intermediate Photography Intermediate Photography will continue and reinforce concepts covered in Basic Photography. Special attention will be devoted to topics including close-ups, portraits, landscape photography, and other areas requiring more sophisticated techniques. PHG EL

C03 2/8/17

340 5/3/17

W $92

7:00 PM $92

8:50 PM $65

Introduction to Photoshop CS3 1.5 AEC If you’re a photographer, a graphic artist, or you just want to alter your old family photos, Adobe Photoshop is the program you most need to learn. A hands-on, project-oriented course that is filled with detailed, step-by-step instructions that you will have no trouble following as you learn how to edit photos, create basic paintings and prepare your images for printing. Discover how to improve photographs by removing flaws, correcting poor exposure, or adding new elements using the newest techniques Photoshop CS3 has to

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

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Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Center for Health Professionals Advance your career with convenient and affordable continuing education courses. The center develops quality continuing education programs for healthcare practitioners. Our instructors will help you update your professional knowledge and help you learn new skills as they work closely with professional associations, healthcare agencies and advisory committees to create programs that are relevant, timely and educationally sound.

For detailed course descriptions, dates and times, see Pages 27-30. Pharmacy Technician Course 5 AEC This course is designed to familiarize students with the role of the pharmacy technician and to develop the skills required for assisting pharmacists. Pharmacy Technician Externship 2 AEC This course offers students who have completed a pharmacy technician training program an opportunity to complete an externship involving 90 hours of hands-on training at a pharmacy. Dental Assisting Program 4 AEC The 60-hour Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry-level positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions. Dialysis Technician 3 AEC The student learns to function as a dialysis technician with proficient clinical skills with a basic understanding of general knowledge in the field of nephrology care. Physical Therapy Aide 3 AEC This comprehensive 50-hour Physical Therapy Aide Program prepares students for the growing field of physical therapy. EKG Technician Program 3 AEC This 50-hour comprehensive EKG Technician Certification Program prepares students to function as EKG Technicians and to take the ASPT-EKG Technician Exam and other national certification exams. Phlebotomy Technician 6 AEC The health care system of the laboratory, anatomy and physiology of the body systems, institutional procedures, patient care issues, detailed content outline for certificate examination for phlebotomists and professionals including quality assurance and professional standards are covered. Medical Spanish for Health Professionals I 1.5 AEC Offers a foundation of knowledge and experience to the health care provider, who wants to learn Spanish to better communicate with the growing Hispanic community in the United Sates. Medical Spanish for Health Professionals II 1.5 AEC Classes will be conducted almost exclusively in Spanish with a continued emphasis on conversation rather than grammar. RN Re-Entry Update A nursing update/refresher course for RNs who have been outside nursing practice and would like to feel prepared to return to the clinical setting and care for patients in the medical and surgical areas. Veterinary Assistant I 5 AEC Learn the practical skills needed to assist veterinarians and veterinary technicians as you care for sick and injured animals.

CNA Inst Crs Incl Eval Wrkshp 2.5 AEC Successful completion of this IDPH-approved course qualifies registered nurses (RNs) licensed in Illinois to develop and teach a Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program (BNATP).

Online Courses Complementary & Alternative Medicine End of Life Care Issues in Oxygenation Gerontology Medical Terminology: Word Association Approach Medical Terminology Human Anatomy and Physiology Introduction to Natural Health & Healing Handling Medical Emergencies

Information Sessions If you are interested in a career in any one of these fields, or want to update your professional knowledge, attend one of the information sessions to learn how. All sessions will be held in Room H-124. Phlebotomy Technician Program Dates: Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 • 11 a.m.-noon Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017 • 6-7 p.m. EKG Technician Date: Monday, Jan. 9, 2017 • 6-7 p.m. Pharmacy Technician Program Dates: Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017 • 6-7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 • 11 a.m.-noon Dialysis Technician Program Date: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 • 1-2 p.m. Medical Spanish for Health Professionals Date: Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 • 6-7 p.m. Veterinary Assistant Program Date: Monday, Jan. 16, 2017 • 6-7 p.m. Dental Assisting Program Date: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 • 6-7 p.m. Physical Therapy Aide Date: Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 • 6-7 p.m. RN Re-entry Date: Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 • 5-6 p.m.

For more information, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or go to triton.edu/ce. Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Hobbies/Crafts (continued)

Recreation

offer. You will even learn how much fun it can be to paint again without the usual mess. And, best of all, you won’t need any prior artistic ability or Photoshop experience to take this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

Basic Bird Watching Receive tips and techniques for field identification of more than 200 species of birds in the Chicago area. The greater part of class time will be spent in local forest preserves. Binoculars will be necessary. The first class session will meet in the school. All other classes will meet in the school’s parking lot on Saturday morning.

PHG

E02

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Photoshop Elements 12-Digital Photography 1.5 AEC Explore how to use Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 to do everything from quick fixes to detailed enhancements that will greatly improve the look of digital photos. Little or no image-editing experience, this class will cover all the basics of Photoshop. It is also a great solution if upgrading from an earlier version of Photoshop Elements. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. PHG

E03

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to InDesign 1.5 AEC Explore the important aspects of InDesign while preparing print and online products for a home business or corporate organization. Dozens of files will be available to work with, including a partially completed InDesign document used to start each lesson. Discover how the program features relate to producing actual usable documents as well as the best ways to explore different types of material, how to reuse items such as colors and artwork, and how to produce publications for different page sizes and devices. The course is applicable to any version of InDesign CS4 or newer. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. PHO

E45

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Introduction to Photoshop 6 1.5 AEC Take an in-depth look at Photoshop’s most practical features. Learn how to use layers, filters, actions, blends, composites, seamless patterns, fill layers and the free transform command. You will also learn how best to create and save images for the web. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E57

Online Class

$99

$99

REC C68 MainW 4/1/17

301 A 5/13/17 $60

7:00 AM $60

9:50 AM $28

Visual Communication Graphic Design Digital Photography 1.5 AEC Join us and explore the world of digital photography! This course provides an introduction to the fascinating technology that is catapulting the photographic world into the 21st century. We’ll discuss the basics of digital photography, equipment, software, the digital darkroom, printing, internet and email use, along with commercial and personal applications. You’ll learn what you need, what you can do, and what you can expect to invest. Whether you’re new to photography or a long-time professional looking for a complement to traditional photography, this class will provide an introduction to new opportunities for putting digital photography to use. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. VIC

E10

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Woodworking Technology Woodcarving Design and produce a project in woodcarving or wood sculpture. You’ll receive individual instruction in selection of materials and use and maintenance of tools such as knives, gouges, and chisels. WOT OP

C03 335 T 1/31/17 4/25/17 $101

7:00 PM $101

9:20 PM $45

$99

Phlebotomy Technician The health care system of the laboratory, anatomy and physiology of the body systems, institutional procedures such as infection control, patient care issues such as specimen collection and handling, detailed content outline for certificate examination for phlebotomists and professionals including quality assurance and professional standards are covered. Students must supply proof of health insurance at the first class meeting. See Page 30 for dates and times.

For more information or to register, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or go to triton.edu/ce.

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Woodcarving II The Woodcarving II course explores intermediate to advanced carving techniques and projects. Students who have taken Woodcarving I or have experience carving wood will enjoy this next level course. WOT OP

C14 335 T 1/31/17 4/25/17 $132

7:00 PM $132

9:20 PM $93

Woodworking Do you have a project idea or a yen to create with wood? Whether you’re a beginner or a veteran, you’ll find everything you need from help on design, proper use of hand, machine, and power tools to woodworking and finishing techniques. WOT RW

C05 325 T 1/31/17 4/11/17 $101

7:00 PM $101

9:50 PM $45

WOT RW

C05 2/1/17

326 W 4/12/17 $101

7:00 PM $101

9:50 PM $45

WOT RW

C05 2/2/17

327 H 4/13/17 $101

7:00 PM $101

9:50 PM $45

WOT OP

C05 3/9/17

335 H 5/18/17 $101

6:30 PM $101

9:20 PM $45

French French I Introductory course for first-time French language students to acquire the basic pronunciation, vocabulary, useful expressions, and fundamental grammar that allow for effective communication. At the end of the course, students will be able to understand simple spoken phrases and speak French in simple sentences. FRE RB

C01 330 W 2/15/17 5/10/17 $114

7:00 PM $114

9:20 PM $36

FRE OP

C01 2/1/17

7:00 PM $114

9:20 PM $36

335 W 4/26/17 $114

French II Builds upon the basic knowledge obtained in French I or an equivalent course and provides opportunities for students to expand the range of their conversational ability. Students will develop a deeper perspective of French culture and better learn to read and comprehend written French. FRE OP

C02 2/2/17

335 H 4/27/17 $114

7:00 PM $114

9:20 PM $36

Italian

HORTICULTURE Ornamental Horticulture Wedding Designs You can create the wedding of the year when you plan and make flower bouquets and arrangements just the way you want them. Your projects in class will include bride and bridesmaid bouquets and corsages in fresh, wild and dry flowers. A material fee will be assessed. ORN MainE

C28 350 A 2/11/17 3/18/17 $40

9:00 AM $40

11:05 AM $23 Bilingual

LANGUAGE American Sign Language American Sign Language II 5 AEC Reviews ASL vocabulary and grammar essentials presented in ASL E01 and continues to build receptive and expressive American Sign Language and development and application of increasingly complex grammatical structures. Additional information regarding the deaf culture is presented. ASL EL

E02 340 1/31/17 5/4/17

TH $565

6:30 PM $1481.75

9:20 PM $30

Italian I Introductory course for first-time Italian language students to help acquire the basic pronunciation, vocabulary, useful expressions, and fundamental grammar to allow for effective communication. By the end of the course students will be able to understand simple spoken phrases and speak Italian in simple sentences. ITL RW

C01 325 T 1/31/17 4/25/17 $114

7:00 PM $114

9:20 PM $36

ITL OP

C01 335 W 2/15/17 5/10/17 $114

7:00 PM $114

9:20 PM $36

Italian II Builds upon the basic knowledge obtained in Italian I or an equivalent course and provides opportunities for students to expand the range of conversational ability. Deeper perspective of Italian culture and reading and comprehension of written Italian. ITL RW

C02 2/2/17

325 H 4/27/17 $114

7:00 PM $114

9:20 PM $36

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Language (continued) Conversational Italian Engage in simple, fun conversations using the teachings of Italian I and Italian II. Discuss culture, art, music, film, current events, and other topics, as you build confidence and language capacity. ITL OP

C03 335 H 2/16/17 4/27/17 $65

7:00 PM $65

SPN

8:20 PM $36

Japanese Japanese II Builds upon the basic knowledge obtained in Japanese I or an equivalent course and provides opportunities for students to expand the range of conversational ability. Students will develop a deeper perspective of Japanese culture and better learn to read and comprehend written Japanese. JPN OP

C02 335 W 2/15/17 5/10/17 $114

7:00 PM $114

9:20 PM $36

Polish Polish I Introductory course for first-time Polish language students to help acquire the basic pronunciation, vocabulary, useful expressions, and fundamental grammar for effective communication. By the end of the course students will be able to understand simple spoken phrases and speak Polish in simple sentences. POL EL

C01 340 T 1/24/17 4/11/17 $114

6:00 PM $114

8:50 PM $36

Polish II Continue developing basic conversational skills in Polish. Structure, vocabulary and conversations will be discussed. Elements of Polish culture, history and customs will be reviewed to enhance learning Polish language. POL EL

C02 340 1/25/17 4/5/17

W $114

6:00 PM $114

8:50 PM $36

Spanish Speed Spanish Imagine yourself speaking, reading and writing Spanish. Now you can with Speed Spanish! This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn Spanish pronto. You’ll learn six easy recipes for gluing Spanish words together to form sentences. In no time at all, you’ll be able to go into any Spanish speaking situation and converse in Spanish. Que’ Bueno! For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

C20

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Speed Spanish II Have you ever seen a non-native speaking Spanish fluently? Were you impressed? Would you like to become more conversational and more comfortable in Spanish-speaking situations? Now you can. Our Speed Spanish courses are unlike any other Spanish classes you may have ever taken. You’ll see words, hear them pronounced properly, and be granted plenty of opportunities to practice your pronunciation. Then, you’ll learn several clever recipes that you can use to glue the words together into sentences. Enroll in Speed Spanish II, and you’ll see an immediate improvement in your Spanish fluency from the very first lesson. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. $99

C22

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Spanish I Introductory course for first-time Spanish language students to help acquire the basic pronunciation, vocabulary, useful expressions, and fundamental grammar for effective communication. By the end of the course students will be able to understand simple spoken phrases and speak Spanish in simple sentences. SPN C01 301 MainW 2/13/17 5/8/17

M $114

6:30 PM $114

8:50 PM $36

SPN PW

C01 2/1/17

310 W 5/17/17 $114

6:00 PM $114

7:50 PM $36

SPN WL

C01 2/2/17

345 H 5/18/17 $114

6:30 PM $114

8:20 PM $36

Spanish II Builds upon the basic knowledge obtained in Spanish I or an equivalent course and provides opportunities for students to expand the range of conversational ability. Students will develop a deeper perspective of Spanish culture and will better learn to read and comprehend written Spanish. SPN PW

C02 2/1/17

310 W 5/17/17 $114

8:00 PM $114

9:50 PM $36

SPN OP

C02 2/1/17

335 W 4/26/17 $114

7:00 PM $114

9:20 PM $36

SPN WL

C02 2/1/17

345 W 5/17/17 $114

6:00 PM $114

8:20 PM $36

Conversational Spanish Engage in simple, fun conversations using the teachings of Spanish I and Spanish II. Discuss culture, art, music, film, current events, and other topics, as you build confidence and language capacity. SPN OP

C03 2/2/17

335 H 4/13/17 $65

7:00 PM $65

8:20 PM $36

MUSIC Music Beginning Guitar Learn your favorite contemporary songs in a class that focuses on individual attention to help you learn to play quickly and build a repertoire at the same time! Learn the tunes of James Taylor, Billy Joel, Journey, Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, The Who, Gordon Lightfoot, Bonnie Raitt, Paul Simon, and many more. Students are required to provide their own instruments. Students are encouraged to tape each class for maximum retention of material presented. Sight reading is not required. MUS C02 301 MainW 2/21/17 5/9/17

T $67

7:00 PM $67

ONL

C01

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.

Online Class

$99

Speed Spanish III Master the ability to speak, understand, and read Spanish by taking the final installment in this three-part Speed Spanish learning series. In this advanced-level course, the student will learn the final six recipes that will serve as templates to create any Spanish sentences. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

$99

8:50 PM $24


Bilingual Programming Bilingual Cake Decorator Certificate In this program, students will learn professional cake decorating techniques which will prepare them for an entry-level position in a retail bakery operation.

Certificado de Decorador de Pasteles p25 En este programa, aprenderá técnicas profesionales para decorar pasteles que lo preparan para obtener trabajo en pastelerías o iniciar su propio negocio.

Requisitos: CKG C68 Decoración de Pasteles – Básico CKG C70 Decoración de Pasteles – Intermedio

CKG C71 Decoración de Pasteles – Avanzado CKG C72 Decoración con Fondant – Avanzado (Duración: 4 semanas por curso)

Bilingual Floral Designer Certificate Students specialize in floral design, preparing either for self-employment or entry-level positions.

Certificado de Diseñador de Arreglos Florales p35 Este programa ayuda al estudiante a especializarse en diseño floral. Con este entrenamiento el estudiante puede obtener trabajo en florerías establecidas o iniciar su propio negocio. ORN C52 Arreglos Florales de Temporada Requisitos: ORN C23 Arreglos Florales Artificiales (Duración: 4 a 6 semanas por curso) ORN C28 Arreglos Florales para Bodas

Bilingual Bookkeeper Certificate Program Students learn basic accounting procedures, as well as the application of data processing. Students may receive entry-level positions in accounts payable, accounts receivable, data entry and bookkeeping.

Certificado de Auxiliar de Contabilidad p18, 42 El estudiante aprenderá conceptos básicos de contabilidad básica al igual que la aplicación de procesamiento de datos. Los participantes en este programa reciben la preparación necesaria para iniciar empleo en una gran variedad de establecimientos y/o organizaciones en áreas donde se realizan trámites contables como pagar cuentas, tramitar pagos, entrada de datos, y contaduría.

Requisitos: CIS BUS BUS CIS

E70 E09 E10 E06

Microsoft Word Básico Contabilidad I Contabilidad II Microsoft Excel

CIS E17 QuickBooks CIS E11 Internet Básico o Internet Intermedio (CIS E12) (Duración: 4 a 8 semanas por curso)

Bilingual Office Assistant Program Students in this program will be prepared to begin entry-level office positions. Students learn the skills and knowledge in office procedures, word processing, and customer service.

Certificado de Asistente de Oficina p17-18, 41 El estudiante aprenderá habilidades y técnicas en procedimientos de oficina, procesamiento de texto y atención al cliente, que lo prepara para iniciar un trabajo de oficina.

Requisitos: CIS

E11 Internet Básico o Internet Intermedio (CIS E12 ) OFT E15 Windows CIS E70 Microsoft Word Básico CIS E71 Word II

CIS E06 Microsoft Excel BSN E02 Introducción a Servicio al Cliente (Duración: 3 a 8 semanas por curso) * Cursos adicionales: PowerPoint and Publisher

New Program for Spring 2017 — Introduction to Computers Program (Four Course Series) In this program, students will be introduced to the basic features of operating a computer, saving and downloading documents, accessing the internet and sending emails.

Un nuevo programa para laprimavera del 2017 Programa de Introducción a Computación (Serie de Cuatro Cursos) p38 Por medio de este programa, los estudiantes aprenderán las características básicas acerca de la operación de una computadora, guardar y descargar documentos, acceso al internet y enviar correos electrónicos. Introducción a Computación I Introducción a Computación II

Introducción a Computación III Introducción a Computación IV

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Music (continued) Jazz Band From Count Basie and Duke Ellington to Quincy Jones, the finest jazz compositions are yours to perform in jazz band. Great emphasis will be placed on individual improvisation within an ensemble. Students should be able to play an instrument before enrolling in this course. For course sections numbered 99 and below the course may be taken for college credit. All higher numbered sections are non-credit only. MUS C07 301 H MainW 1/26/17 5/18/17 $158

7:00 PM $346.35

9:45 PM $56

Beginning Piano Haven’t you always wanted to play the piano? Don’t put it off any longer. Learn chords and melodies in a relaxed atmosphere designed to help you enjoy playing from the beginning. High school students and adults are welcome. MUS C09 301 M MainW 2/13/17 4/24/17 $67

7:00 PM $67

8:20 PM $24

Intermediate Piano Expand on the skills learned in beginning piano. Gain a deeper understanding of scales, chords and music theory, and learn songs from different sources in these group lessons. Students should be prepared to dedicate time to practicing at home. MUS C10 301 M MainW 2/13/17 4/24/17 $67

8:30 PM $67

9:50 PM $24

Learn to Enjoy Singing in a Group Under direction of an experienced teacher/choral conductor, develop your voice through singing in a group. You don’t need past experience with singing, just a desire to find out how much pleasure it can give you. MUS MainE

C15 2/2/17

365 H 4/27/17 $80

11:30 AM $80

12:50 PM $27

Introduction to Computers III An introduction to the World Wide Web and email, students learn to use the Internet Explorer browser to view websites to determine the latest news, weather reports, TV listing, etc. Also how to compose, send, receive, and store email. DPR C19 MainW 2/7/17

360 T 3/14/17 $97

Data Processing Introduction to Computers I (1st Time User) Adult course for first-time users. We will start from scratch. Students will be given hands-on instruction in using the Windows operating system. No textbook will be required. Easy-to-use instructional handouts will be provided in class. It is expected that students will follow up class instruction with practice at home or in Triton’s open computer labs, which students are entitled to use. DPR EP

C05 4/6/17

320 H 5/11/17 $97

6:30 PM $97

8:20 PM $79

DPR C05 350 A MainW 2/11/17 3/18/17 $97

12:00 PM $97

1:50 PM $79 Bilingual

DPR C05 MainW 2/9/17

10:00 AM $97

11:50 AM $79

360 H 3/16/17 $97

Introduction to Computers II This is a continuation of introduction to computers I for first-time users with further instruction and practice in basics such as saving, copy and pasting, using shortcut menus and the keyboard. Easy-to-use instructional handouts will be provided in class. DPR C07 MainW 4/1/17

350 A 5/13/17 $97

DPR C07 360 MainW 3/30/17 5/4/17

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H $97

12:00 PM $97

1:50 PM $79 Bilingual

10:00 AM $97

11:50 AM $79

11:50 AM $79

Introduction to Computers IV Students in this course will build on the information in Computers III, as they continue to explore the web and email. Students will learn how to narrow internet searches, use different search engines, find a variety of useful items on the web, and learn about internet security, students will also learn more about using email, including how to use the address book, folders, and sending and receiving pictures. DPR C21 360 MainW 3/28/17 5/2/17

T $97

10:00 AM $97

11:50 AM $79

English/Literature & Composition Creative Writing I Enter the exciting world of the art of creative written communication. In a noncompetitive atmosphere, learn through exercises, assignments, and discussion to express yourself clearly and concisely, but with an imprint of individuality. Both fiction (short stories, novels, poetry, etc.) and nonfiction (articles, essays, journal entries, etc.) will be covered. ENG OP

C10 2/2/17

335 H 4/27/17 $101

7:00 PM $101

9:20 PM $36

Great Books for Everyone Read and discuss some selections from the Great Books of the Western World. Selections vary from semester to semester and before you register you need to find out what book or books you should acquire and what you should read before the first class. For information on this semesters books, please email askce@triton.edu. ENG C19 360 M MainW 1/30/17 4/10/17 $50

PERSONAL ENRICHMENT

10:00 AM $97

1:00 PM $50

2:20 PM $24

History Great Decisions Do you understand what’s going on in the world? Here’s your chance. Get informed, gain perspective, learn about and discuss important decisions facing all Americans. Topics to be discussed are based on significant foreignpolicy issues and problems the U.S. has had to deal with in recent months. HIS C08 MainW 2/8/17

360 W 4/19/17 $50

1:00 PM $50

2:20 PM $24

Humanities Great Films for Everyone What makes a film great? Learn by watching and discussing films selected for the quality of their content and cinematic art. Enjoy the rewarding sensations, feelings, thoughts and inspirations these artfully crafted films have awakened in generations of filmgoers. Reflect on how we view life through the lens of film art, enjoying characters’ experiences and the way cinema presents them. Then discuss the great ideas, universal themes and perennial questions emerging in these films. HUM C14 360 T MainW 1/24/17 2/28/17 $50

1:00 PM $50

2:50 PM $24

HUM MainE

1:00 PM $50

2:50 PM $24

C14 3/7/17

361 T 4/25/17 $50

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


The Beatles: A Magical History Tour As a musical entity the Beatles have not existed for over NEW! 45 years, yet their story, personalities and most importantly their music continues to influence our culture and expectations of today’s music. With the use of audio and visual content, participants will explore the arc of the Beatles career from their development in Liverpool, through Beatlemania, into their psychedelic phase and finally their dissolution. A deeper appreciation for the Beatles musical and lyrical maturity and their cultural impact. HUM MainE

C19 2/9/17

301 H 3/16/17 $52

1:00 PM $52

2:55 PM $26

HUM MainE

C19 4/6/17

302 H 5/11/17 $52

1:00 PM $52

2:55 PM $26

$99

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$99

C36

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C42

$99

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$99

$99

Write Your Life Story Writing the story of your life can heal, inspire, and entertain. Only you can do it. this course leads you quickly through the process from idea to complete manuscript, helping you write like a pro. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

C44

$99

Online Class

$99

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

10:00 AM $889.05

10:50 AM $18

Rules of the Road Are you an Illinois resident who needs to retake the Illinois Written Driver’s License Examination? You will feel more confident taking the exam with an increased understanding of the most recent rules and regulations. This class will get you up to date and ready to take your license or re-license examination. RET C24 301 W MainW 2/22/17 2/22/17 $0

10:00 AM $0

11:50 AM $0

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Business Leadership Development 1 AEC Leadership skills can help you gain the respect and admiration of others, while also allowing you to enjoy success in your career and more control over your destiny. Contrary to popular belief, leadership skills can be learned and developed. Even if you don’t hold a leadership position, this course will teach you how to use the principles of great leaders to achieve success in almost every aspect of your daily life. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E04

$99

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$99

$99

$99

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

$99

$99

Travel Writing Explore your world of fun and profit as a travel writer. You can write about the exotic lands half a world away or what’s happening in your own backyard. You can sell your experiences in articles or in travel books. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

$99

Retirement

$99

$99

$99

Online Class

SPE E30 301 MWF MainW 1/23/17 5/19/17 $339

Craft of Magazine Writing Turn your dreams into bylines and help yourself to a bright future as a magazine writer. If you’re a determined new writer, this class will provide you with the skills you need to get published. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

C45

Introduction to Theater 3 AEC Role of Theater as a major fine art and a communicator of ideas, human understanding and cultural values. Contributions of the playwright, actor/actress, director, designer and technician to theatrical production are covered.

Writeriffic: Creativity Training for Writers Banish writer’s block forever with these tricks from the published writer’s toolbox. Writeriffic liberates the inventive bolts of genius that are inside everyone. If you’ve ever dreamed of hearing your writer’s voice, this class will make it happen. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. C34

ONL

Speech/Theatre

Online

ONL

Writeriffic: Advanced Creativity Training for Writers Increase writing confidence, beat writer’s block, manage time, negotiate writing fees, write and live your dreams. Learn advanced methods to create and write like the professionals - whether you are launching a career or seeking personal satisfaction through writing. In Writeriffic 2, you will learn to be the writer you have always wanted to be and have fun too. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Professional Development (continued) Teams and Team Building 1 AEC Large ambitious projects usually require that people work together, effective teams are an intermediary goal towards getting good, sustainable results. Industry has seen increasing efforts through training and cross-training to help people to work together more effectively and to accomplish shared goals, whether colleagues are present or working in remote locations. This class is designed to provide the leader an introduction to team dynamics and the skills needed to give a team purpose and a sense of direction and accomplishment. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E06

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Accounting Fundamentals I 1.5 AEC You will learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, while also learning how to analyze and record financial transactions, as well as prepare various financial reports at the end of the fiscal period. Accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities will be discussed. We will cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period. Suitable for either a small business or an individual household. Course is sure to increase financial awareness and accountability. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E09

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$99

$99

$99

Accounting Fundamentals II 1.5 AEC While it is true that accounting professionals are scarce, those with corporate accounting experience are even rarer. This course will build on the knowledge you gained in Accounting Fundamentals I (or another introductory accounting course) to provide you with a solid understanding of corporate accounting practices. In Accounting Fundamentals II, you will explore such topics as special journals, uncollectible accounts receivable, plant assets, depreciation, notes and interest, accrued revenue and expenses, dividends,

retained earnings, and various financial reports for corporations. If you are interested in increasing your financial awareness and accountability while also gaining a marketable skill, this is the course for you. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E52

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Compensation Concepts & Principles-CMS 2 2 AEC A framework for understanding various types of compensation approaches. Begins by presenting a pay model outlining strategic compensation objectives, policies that form the foundation of a compensation system, and alternate techniques that can be used in paying employees. Distinguishes between job-based and person-based pay structures and the ongoing management functions that maintain internal alignment, enhance organizational competitiveness, and create employee incentives within these various types of pay systems. Methods for decision-making regarding pay level, pay mix and pay structures. Various pay-for-performance plans are explained along with research evidence concerning their effectiveness in motivating employees and achieving business objectives. The role of government and legal compliance issues in determining compensation practices. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E32

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Manufacturing Applications 1.5 AEC Increase efficiencies and productivity by learning to apply the principles and concepts of manufacturing. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E40

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Mastery of Business Fundamentals 1.5 AEC Are you interested in acquiring practical business experience in strategic planning, management, and finance without enrolling in an MBA program? This course is for you! You’ll understand the significance of strategic planning and discover how external and internal environmental factors affect an organization. You’ll learn about various organizational structures and deter-

Microsoft Office courses We have designed a series of courses that will make it easier for you to learn all the features of Microsoft — starting with the basics through advanced! You will also learn about important changes for Microsoft 2013. The following courses are now available: • Word Basic, Intermediate and Advanced • Excel Basic, Intermediate and Advanced • PowerPoint • Access For course descriptions, dates and times, see Pages 7-9.

For more information or to register, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or go to triton.edu/ce.

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


mine how to use leadership, motivation, and control for maximum impact. You’ll master the fundamentals of accounting and increase your knowledge about key financial terms, cash flow management, financial statements, and cost control. You’ll also discover various financial investment models and you’ll learn the basics of financial planning and budgeting methods. You’ll even understand the basic principles of business law, contracts, and the principal-agency relationship. Internet access, email, and Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E49

$99

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$99

$99

Introduction to Business Analysis 1.5 AEC Give yourself an employment advantage by developing analytical skills that are consistently in high demand. This course will teach you powerful quantitative methods that will have you making better, more informed, and more effective business decisions. The days of making critical business decisions by instinct or coin toss are long gone. If you are planning a career in business, you cannot afford to miss this course! Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E57

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Finance for the Non-Financial Manager 2 AEC Enhance your marketing, sales, manufacturing, engineering or general management skills by studying finance. Learn basic financial concepts, terms and principles. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E66

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Supply Chain Management Fundamentals 1.5 AEC Course will help you succeed as a supply chain management professional. You’ll master the fundamentals of supply chain management, including customer demand forecasting, master production scheduling (MPS), material requirements planning (MRP), capacity planning, and production activity control (PAC). Also includes essential information to help you prepare for internationally recognized supply chain and materials management certification examinations, including the Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) exam. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E75

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Perform Payroll-QuickBooks 2007 1.5 AEC Learn how to use QuickBooks software to process payroll quickly and easily. You’ll discover all the steps you need to properly set up your payroll system, troubleshoot common problems, and avoid mistakes. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BUS

E79

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Business Skills Introduction to QuickBooks 1.5 AEC QuickBooks is designed for the small-to-midsized business owner who enjoys Quicken’s ease of use, but prefers a more traditional approach to accounting. Learn how this well-designed program can make it a snap to set up a chart of accounts, reconcile your checking account, create and print invoices, receipts, and statements, track your payables, inventory, and receivables, create estimates, and generate reports. Required: QuickBooks Pro 2008 or QuickBooks Premier 2008 (please be sure to install this software on your computer before the course begins); Microsoft Windows XP; internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser. Course is not suitable for Macintosh users, nor for users of QuickBooks Online or QuickBooks SimpleStart. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BSN

E01

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Customer Service/Office Equipment 0.5 AEC Introduction to learning basic skills and knowledge to be successful when dealing with the public in a business setting. Telephone skills, message taking and general office skills will also be covered along with the proper usage of general office equipment. BSN WL

E02 351 H 4/13/17 5/11/17 $56.50

6:30 PM $148.18

8:20 PM $3 Bilingual

Decision Making Skills 1.5 AEC Learn how to make excellent everyday decisions. The student will learn about abilities we’re born with for figuring things out and making good decisions in this six-week online course. Also covered is why our instincts and intuition are sometimes deceiving and how self-knowledge can help guard against becoming overly confident. The student will discover the steps necessary to achieve goals, as well as the power that ordinary, everyday decisions can have over the quality of professional life. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BSN

E26

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Professional Development (continued) Fundamentals of Supervision & Management 1.5 AEC If you have recently been promoted to a supervisory or management position or want to learn how to become a more effective manager, this course will help you master the basics of business by learning the language of management. You will learn how to make a successful transition from employee to manager and you’ll learn how to manage your time so that you can deal with the constant demands of a managerial job. You will learn the skills required to delegate responsibility and motivate your employees. A large part of a manager’s job involves getting things done through other people, and this course will help you understand how to influence and direct other people’s performance. Finally, you will learn how to solve problems and resolve conflicts so you can accomplish your job more effectively. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BSN

E55

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Fundamentals of Supervision & Management II 2 AEC What does a supervisor or a manager need to know? Have you ever felt technically prepared for a supervisor’s role, yet felt defeated by all of the people issues that seem to arise? You are not alone; many people feel the same way. In this six-week online course, you will learn how to be a more effective manager or supervisor. You will master the basics of communication, because effective communication is essential in your quest to be a good manager or supervisor. In addition, we will discuss how you can develop your interpersonal skills, by understanding and dealing with the various people issues that arise at work. We are going to show you how you can understand various personality traits—in yourself and in others—and how they impact the ability to get the job done. These traits include emotional intelligence, the need for power, conscientiousness, agreeableness, and more. Internet access, email, and Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. SUP

E25

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Business Plan for Small Business 1 AEC Course covers the necessary elements in development of a business plan for the small business. Appropriate for persons interested in starting a business or current owners. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BSN

E66

$99

Online Class

$99

Business Technical Writing 0.5 AEC This course will teach you the skills you need to succeed as a technical writer. You will learn how to translate complex information into easily understood language and how to become a wizard at marrying the art of publishing with the science of technology. Internet access, email, and Internet Explorer, Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to enroll in this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. BSN

E71

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Computer Information Systems Computer Skills for the Workplace 1.5 AEC Most jobs today require a working knowledge of certain computer skills. Employers seek and reward employees with the skills and knowledge to send messages across the country via email; use a spreadsheet to create a graph and paste it into a report; add and edit data in a database; understand the implications of file sizes, memory limitations, and network arrangements; and recognize the function and features of modern computer components. Any job candidate who already possesses these skills will stand above those who do not. Designed to provide the fundamental computer competencies you need to survive and prosper in today’s fast-changing workplace. Learn how to implement the powers of modern office software to work faster and more efficiently. Focuses on practical application for software most common to the workplace. At the end of the course, you will have learned why employers consider technological literacy so critical to the success of any organization. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. CIS

E04

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Introduction to QuickBooks 2007 1.5 AEC QuickBooks is designed for the small to midsized business owner who enjoys Quicken’s ease of use but prefers a more traditional approach to accounting. Learn how this well-designed program can make it a snap to set up a chart of accounts, reconcile your checking account, create and print invoices, receipts, and statements, track your payables, inventory, and receivables, create estimates, and generate reports. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. CIS E17 MainW 2/4/17

350 A 4/29/17 $169.50

11:00 AM $444.53

12:50 PM $9 Bilingual

$99

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

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Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Office Introduction to Keyboarding 1 AEC Learn proper keyboarding techniques for inputting information into a computer. Keyboarding by touch, not sight will be stressed along with proper fingering for letters, numbers, and symbols. Recommended for any non-typist who uses a computer. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. OFC

E03

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Office Technology Administrative Assistant Applications 1.5 AEC Understand the fundamentals of business law, contracts, and the principalagency relationship; discover ethics and organizational politics; and understand the basics of international business. Learn about key management functions such as planning, control, motivation, and organization, discover how to increase creativity, and find out how marketing differs from sales. Learn the basics of operations management, understand why effective change management is so vital, and determine how to recruit, evaluate, select, and train team members. Also helps you prepare for the internationally recognized Certified Professional Secretary (CPS) and Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) exams offered by the International Association of Administrative Professionals. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. OFT

E31

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$99

$99

$99

Key to Effective Communication 1.5 AEC If you often find yourself at a loss for words or lack confidence in your communication abilities, you’ll appreciate this course. With the help of a patient instructor and a supportive community of your fellow students, you’ll work step by step through the process of becoming a great conversationalist. Learn to use communication to build rapport and create environments of trust, warmth, and respect. Become more confident, create a great first impression, get along well with others, and create more and better personal and professional relationships. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. OFT

E48

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Online Resume Writing Workshop Create an effective resume, or improve the one you already have. Transform your resume into a powerful tool that will get you interviews. This workshop will lead you through a self-assessment series so you will have extensive knowledge about the product you are marketing you! Learn different resume formats, how to write an employment objective ant tricks to writing persuasive cover letters. Make the most of your work experience. Know what to reveal in a resume and what to keep to yourself. This course also covers the use of on-line resumes and Internet Resume Secrets. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

C46

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$99

$99

$99

A to Z Grantwriting 1.5 AEC A to Z Grant Writing is an invigorating and informative seminar specially created for executive directors, organizers, board members, community volunteers, development officers and individuals who want to learn a “bird’s eye” view of the grant writing process and learn how to research and develop mutually beneficial relationships with potential funding sources. Organize a grant writing campaign and keep track of all funding sources, requests and donations. Prepare complete proposal packages, and dissolve crisis management and submit 100 proposals a year in 10 hours a week. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E10

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$99

$99

Start-Operate Your Own Home-based Business 1.5 AEC Learn how to be your own boss and eliminate the stress of having a “job.” Learn how to develop the entrepreneurial qualities—motivation, discipline, creativity—that you will need to succeed. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E12

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$99

$99

$99

Starting a Consulting Practice 1.5 AEC Do you have training or knowledge that could be useful to others? Have you ever considered becoming a consultant? This course is designed to help those who wish to set up a consulting practice get started. Topics will include skills assessments, pricing policies, contracting, marketing, and more. Prerequisite(s): The student must have internet access, email, and a Netscape, AOL, or Internet Explorer web browser. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E43

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$99

$99

$99

Effective Business Writing 1.5 AEC Do you have a nagging suspicion that a small improvement in your writing skills might also improve your career prospects? Do not let small gaps in your business writing skills prevent you from reaching your full potential! If you communicate with others in writing, you need this course to help you identify and eliminate problem areas. By the end of this course, you’ll know the secret to developing powerful written documents that immediately draw readers in and keep them motivated to continue until your very last, well chosen word. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E53

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$99

$99

$99

Employment Law Fundamentals 2 AEC Learn the basics of employment law so you can legally hire, evaluate, and manage employees. Learn the difference between an employee and an independent contractor; the basic types of employee benefits; effective hiring, evaluation, and termination procedures; methods to resolve employment disputes in and out of court; discrimination and union laws; and workplace safety rules. This course is a must for anyone who is (or aspires to be) a supervisor, manager, or human resources professional. Internet access, email, and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E70

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$99

$99

$99

Administrative Assistant Fundamentals 2 AEC Rapid growth in the health, legal services, data processing, management, public relations, and other industries have created many new job opportunities for administrative assistants. This course will help you discover and master the essentials of managerial and staff support, information and records management, communications technology, travel and meeting coordination, space planning, and office ergonomics. You’ll become an indispensable member of your team by identifying opportunities and implementing solutions to turn your office into a high productivity machine. This course may help you prepare for the internationally recognized Certified Professional Secretary (CPS) and Certified Administrative Professional (CAP) exams offered by the International Association of Administrative Professionals. Internet access, email, and Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to enroll in this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E71

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$99

$99

$99

$99

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Professional Development (continued) Professional Sales Strategies 2 AEC Today, there is no shortage of opportunities for skilled salespeople. In good times or bad, companies never stop looking for sales representatives that can help them meet their financial goals. If you’ve always dreamed of becoming successful in sales, this course is exactly what you need. You’ll learn how to turn prospects into buyers, how to provide proper customer service, how to develop a sales plan, and more! Internet access, email, and Internet Explorer, Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to enroll in this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E72

$99

Online Class

$99

E76

$99

Online Class

ONL

E77

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Project Management Fundamental 1.5 AEC There are more projects occurring today than at any time in history. Organizations initiate projects to create new computer applications, erect bridges and buildings, improve processes, develop new products, and reorganize company operations. Unfortunately, most organizations do not manage projects well, creating an unprecedented demand for project management practitioners. If you’re organized, perceptive, detail-oriented, and an excellent communicator, you just might have what it takes to succeed in the fast-growing field of project management. If you’re new to project management, this course will provide you with the essential information you’ll need to prepare for and complete your first project. If you’re an experienced project manager, this course will make you more valuable to your employer by increasing your skills and competencies. This course will also help you prepare for the internationally recognized Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) exams offered by the Project Management Institute. Internet access, email, and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

cient at recruiting project team members and empowering them to succeed. You’ll understand the stages of team development, and you’ll gain skills in developing and motivating team leaders. You’ll even learn about project software, statistics, change management, processes, and estimating. And you’ll gain valuable experience with project planning, control and data analysis tools. This course will also help you prepare for the internationally recognized Project Management Professional (PMP) and Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) exams offered by the Project Management Institute. Internet access, email, and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

$99

$99

Project Management Application 1.5 AEC In this course, an experienced Project Management Professional will teach you the same powerful tools and techniques that experienced project management professionals rely on every day. You’ll increase the probability of project success by mastering the tricks of the trade: Earned Value Performance Measurement, Gantt Charts, Network Scheduling, Work Breakdown Structure, and Cost-Volume Analysis. You’ll also become profi-

Effective Selling 1.5 AEC The goal of effective selling is not to teach you how to make a sale today, but to help you discover how you can easily convert a potential customer into a long-term asset. Effective Selling will help you lay the groundwork for repeat business and your future success. In sales there are no quick fixes. However, with the knowledge, planning skills, communication techniques and the understanding of human nature that you will gain from this course; your sales will grow as if by magic. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E79

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Market Your Business on the Internet 1.5 AEC Find out how to market your business on the Internet from an e-commerce expert, even if you have little or no money to spend. In this practical, handson course, you’ll learn little-understood secrets about the types of businesses that thrive on the web. Then, you’ll discover proven methods that will help you establish an Internet presence and build an online brand identity. You’ll even learn several low-cost promotion strategies that you can use to drive visitors to your site, and you’ll find out how a media kit can you help you earn extra revenue by selling advertising space on your site. Throughout the course, you’ll learn to think strategically about marketing your website, products, and services using Internet technologies. You’ll know how to use an Internet marketing checklist and other tools and materials to develop a sound online business strategy. Before you know it, you’ll have the skills and knowledge you need to develop a winning Internet marketing plan for your own business. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E80

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

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Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Spanish Interpreter Training General interpretation for school settings/terminology to provide an introduction to general interpretation, guidelines, techniques and practice using Spanish to English and English to Spanish interpretations. Spanish Interpreter Medical Settings II SOC E21 301 Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Jan. 31-May 16; Main Campus West $446

For more information or to register, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.

Managing Customer Service 1.5 AEC Customer service personnel interact with current and potential customers every day. But do they truly send time finding out what customers really want and giving them the highest service possible? In this six-week online course, you’ll discover dynamite methods for bringing out the best in your team, measuring customer service, and anticipating the needs of your reps and your customers. Learn how to attract and hire top-notch reps, succeed with teams, and minimize customer complaints. As an added bonus, you’ll unlock the power of leading by example and setting new trends for customer service in your growing business. Internet access, email, and the Internet Explorer, Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E81

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Interpersonal Communication 1.5 AEC This course will show you how to manage the conscious and unconscious codes of meaning we send to each other and to respond with appropriate codes in turn. This course explains and explores concepts of verbal and nonverbal expression including personal style, listening, relationship dynamics, self-esteem, conflict management, and cultural and gender communication differences. Internet access, email, Internet Explorer, Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to enroll in this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E87

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Total Quality Fundamentals 1.5 AEC Learn how to effectively apply the fundamentals of total quality. Understand what quality is and learn about the history of the quality movement. Discover the role of customers in quality and determine the major elements of a quality system. Master key concepts such as the cost of non-quality, variation, and total employee involvement (TEI). Increase your value to your company by learning about various motivational models, leadership, and teamwork. Determine how to effectively apply quality standards by creating and implementing internal and external auditing activities. Learn the ins

and outs of ISO 9000, ISO 14000, and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. In this six-week online course, you will learn how successful organizations apply quality to their everyday activities. You will find out how to use teamwork to make the most of employees’ abilities and potential. I will help you manage the process of change, reduce customer complaints, and increase customer service. You will learn of a number of quality fallacies and how to lessen their impact. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E97

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Six Sigma: Total Quality Application 1.5 AEC Learn how to effectively apply the elements and methods of Six Sigma. Understand how more than 25 tools and methods relate to the DMAIC (define, measure, analyze, improve, and control) model. Determine the relationship of basic statistics to Six Sigma and learn about the Six Sigma business case including strategic planning, the voice of the customer (VOC), quality function deployment (QFD), benchmarking, and financial investment methods. Discover how to use brainstorming, Pareto charts, and critical to quality to help define processes, problems, and opportunities. Master the use of other key tools such as cause and effect diagrams, check sheets, scatter diagrams, failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA), and force field analysis. Learn the basics of advanced Six Sigma tools such as design of experiments (DOE), analysis of variance (ANOVA), hypothesis testing, control charts, and probability distributions. This course will also help you prepare for the internationally recognized Six Sigma Black Belt and Quality Manager exams offered by the American Society for Quality. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E98

Online Class

$99

$99

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

$99

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Professional Development (continued)

SWIMMING

Wow! What a Great Event 1.5 AEC Learn how to create and coordinate successful special events. Develop skills, find resources and gain confidence to plan and produce any size or type of event. This course reveals proven tips, tools, techniques, and procedures used by experts and master event planners to help you avoid embarrassing and costly planning errors or production mistakes. You’ll discover how to select the right suppliers for food, decorations, entertainment, and you’ll learn how to effectively employ them within your own budgetary constraints. You’ll get easy access to event industry information compiled by and for professional event planners. We’ll even point you in the right direction to meet other event and meeting planners and to join a professional association or industry group. You’ll be so excited with your newly gained confidence and expertise that you’ll want to start planning your next event even before this course is over. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

Health, Sport & Exercise Science

ONL

E99

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Supervision Supervisory Skills: An Introduction 0.5 AEC Provides an overview of the skills and knowledge supervisors need to be effective as they begin the job, including the role and responsibilities of the supervisor; managing employee performance; and dealing with different types of employees. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. SUP

E24

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Technology High Speed Project Management 1.5 AEC With accelerated schedules driving many technology projects today, the smart project manager must rapidly retool their skill set. Offers a breakthrough model for dealing with the realities of managing projects at supersonic speeds. Learn to meet and win the challenges of truncated timelines, short-staffed project teams, skimpy budgets and crippling risks. An Internet delivered class. Internet access, email and the Internet Explorer, Netscape or Firefox web browser is required. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. TEC

E16

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Manufacturing Processes 2 AEC Learn the basic skills required to work in the manufacturing field. Discover the role of production design, process planning, and the heart of 13 different manufacturing processes. Understand why facility location and plant layout decisions are so vital and learn how job design helps you accomplish company goals and achieve worker satisfaction. Find out what makes up the physical work environment and learn how to characterize different types of production materials. Internet access, email, and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. TEC

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Beginning Swimming for Adults If you’ve never learned to swim as a child and are afraid of the water, fear not! Help is at hand. In a relaxed setting with an understanding teacher, you can overcome your feat of the water and learn a few basic strokes. You’ll feel better once you’ve conquered your fear, and you’ll enjoy your new water skills. Bring your own lock and towel. Plan to be in the water for the first class. PED MainE

C16 301 T 1/31/17 5/16/17 $101

8:00 PM $101

8:50 PM $75

PED MainE

C16 2/2/17

302 H 5/18/17 $101

8:00 PM $101

8:50 PM $75

PED MainE

C16 303 A 1/28/17 5/20/17 $101

2:00 PM $101

2:50 PM $75

Intermediate Swimming for Adults If you feel comfortable in the water and can do a few basic strokes, now is the time to develop your skills and to build up your endurance. Swimming is not only fun, but also an excellent way to exercise. Bring your own lock and towel. Plan to be in the water the first class. PED MainE

C17 301 M 1/30/17 5/15/17 $81

8:00 PM $81

8:50 PM $55

PED MainE

C17 2/1/17

8:00 PM $81

8:50 PM $55

302 W 5/17/17 $81

Aquacize Get in shape in a refreshing new way with a combination of aerobics and toning exercises done in the shallow end of the pool. Swimming skills not necessary. Bring your own lock and towel. Plan to dress for the first class. PED MainE

C49 301 1/23/17 5/8/17

M $101

9:00 AM $101

9:50 AM $75

PED MainE

C49 302 1/24/17 5/9/17

T $101

9:00 AM $101

9:50 AM $75

PED MainE

C49 303 W 1/25/17 5/10/17 $101

9:00 AM $101

9:50 AM $75

PED MainE

C49 304 H 1/26/17 5/18/17 $101

9:00 AM $101

9:50 AM $75

PED MainE

C49 305 M 1/30/17 5/15/17 $101

7:00 PM $101

7:50 PM $75

PED MainE

C49 2/1/17

7:00 PM $101

7:50 PM $75

306 W 5/17/17 $101

Aquacize for Seniors Get in shape with a combination of aerobics and toning exercises to limber up stiff joints and tone your body. Swimming skills not necessary. Bring your own suit, towel and lock for the locker.Plan to dress for the first class. PED MainE

C74 361 1/23/17 5/8/17

M $101

10:00 AM $101

10:50 AM $75

PED MainE

C74 362 1/24/17 5/9/17

T $101

10:00 AM $101

10:50 AM $75

PED MainE

C74 363 W 1/25/17 5/10/17 $101

10:00 AM $101

10:50 AM $75

PED MainE

C74 364 H 1/26/17 5/11/17 $101

10:00 AM $101

10:50 AM $75

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


The School of Continuing Education professional development programs connect you with qualified, credentialed leaders in a wide range of fields who can help you get to where you want to be. We offer classes, certificates and one-on-one consultation to help answer your questions.

FEATURED PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS

At a glance What: Classes, certificates and consultation keeping your skills, and credentials current and your resumĂŠ standing out in an increasingly competitive environment.

Who: Taught by qualified faculty, experts and professional practitioners in each program area.

Where/when: Throughout the year with face-to-face programs as well as many online classes.

Questions? Email askce@triton.edu, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or visit our webpage www.triton.edu/ce

Vocational Certificates Basic Security and Firearms Safety & Training Certifications Bookkeeping For Personal and Professional Development Concealed Carry Handgun Training (CCW) Green Technology Training - Online Professional in Human Resources (PHR) Certification Exam Music Business Certificate Paralegal Studies Certificate - Online Polish Language Interpretation Certificate Spanish Language Interpretation Certificate Waterworks Operations Wedding/Event Planning Certificate Social Media Certificate Freight Broker Training Bilingual Office Assistant Certificate Bilingual Bookkeeper Certificate Bilingual Floral Designer Certificate Bilingual Cake Decorator Certificate Real Estate 90 Hour Broker Certificate Real Estate Home Appraiser Real Estate Home Inspector Real Estate National USPAP Update Course (7 Hours) Real Estate Broker to Managing Broker Certification

Health Care Professionals RN Re-Entry Program CPR for Healthcare Providers Dental Assisting Program EKG Technician Program Medical Billing and Coding Medicar Driver/Attendant Certification Patient Care Technician Program Pharmacy Technician Certification Phlebotomy Technician Physical Therapy Aide Program Rehabilitation Aide Program Medical Spanish for Health Professionals Certificate Veterinary Assistant Program

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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TEACHER PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT Early Childhood Education Enhancing Language Development in Childhood 1.5 AEC Have fun while enhancing language development! In this fun and userfriendly course for teachers, and teaching paraprofessionals, you will discover how children learn to process language and become proficient speakers and thinkers. This course will help you enrich a child’s life by stimulating his or her continued speech, brain, and language development in an enjoyable, age-appropriate, and natural way. For use with children between 1 and 4 years of age. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ECE

E01

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Education Guiding Kids on the Internet 1.5 AEC Work the web with your students! Essential course for teachers, leaders, and parents will give you the confidence you need for helping children get the best from Internet access. Step-by-step instructions will lead you in discovering various kid-friendly Internet features, which include web page creation with easy-to-use templates and examples, kid-safe searches, fun resources for kids; and the many communication possibilities for schools, clubs, teacher networks, and even extended families. Includes lessons for you, the adult, but also features printable instruction sheets that can be used directly with the young people you work with. The activities are informative, interactive, and fun; and, most importantly, will help you and your kids use the Internet to its fullest potential. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E63

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Big Ideas in Little Books 1.5 AEC Increase student performance on standards important to your district by learning how to develop your own work books, lab manuals, booklets, activity kits, visual aids, and manipulatives targeting those standards. The instructor—a former K-12 teacher who is also the author and developer of over 50 products for the educational market—will walk you step-by-step through the process of creating a wide variety of instructional materials. You’ll also learn how to profit from your ideas by offering the products you develop for sale through catalogs, stores, and trade shows. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E65

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Creating the Inclusive Classroom 1.5 AEC In this professional development course for teachers, you’ll get the training you need to reach the diverse mix of students you face every day-learning proven strategies that turn diversity into opportunity. With students who have learning disabilities, neurobiological disorders, and physical challenges, the modern classroom requires an efficient and effective teacher who can prioritize under tight deadlines and be creative on demand. Learn how to be the kind of super teacher who can guide every student toward academic success. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E66

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Differentiated Instruction in the Classroom 1.5 AEC Differentiated instruction (DI) is becoming a mainstay in classrooms across the country as educators are starting to see the ways that the traditional classroom setting limits their ability to reach diverse learners. Join us on this journey through 10 practical DI integration strategies! Count on at least three sample integration lessons on each strategy, and just think of all the ways that you can apply them to improve learning outcomes for your students. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E67

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Guided Reading and Writing 1.5 AEC Get the professional development training you need to improve student literacy as an accomplished teacher shares the secrets of turning guided reading strategies into opportunities for teaching writing. Find out how to harness the power of the total literacy framework. The road to literacy is also the road to ingenuity, invention, and imagination, and you’ll soon learn how to take your students from groans to grins with creative lesson plans that really work! For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E68

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Guided Read Strategies for the Differentiated Classroom 1.5 AEC Now more than ever, today’s teachers are grappling with the question of how to reach struggling readers. While there are no quick fixes, thousands of teachers are combining the principles of differentiated instruction and guided reading with unparalleled success. Mixed in the right proportion, these popular strategies will help you build a balanced literary framework that gets results with even the most challenged learners. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E69

$99

Online Class

$99

$99

Smoke Free Campus All smoking and tobacco products are prohibited on Triton premises.

How to read our schedule. course number days class meets

DPR C05 MainW 6/11 location

start date

160 7/16

T $97

end date

in-district tuition

start time end time

10:00 AM $97 out-ofdistrict tuition

11:50 AM $79 reduced rate for in-district older adults

Additional fees are applied to Continuing Education courses. Please see fee explanation on Page 58.

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Location Codes: MainW Triton College Main Campus (west side of 5th Ave.) MainE Triton College Main Campus (east side of 5th Ave.) EL East Leyden High School EP Elmwood Park High School OFF Off-campus (location TBA) ONL Online course OP Oak Park and River Forest High School

PW RB RW WL

Proviso West High School Riverside/Brookfield High School Ridgewood High School West Leyden High School

Day Codes: M - Monday T - Tuesday W - Wednesday H - Thursday

F - Friday A - Saturday S - Sunday

Room assignments will be made approximately two weeks prior to the start of the semester. All times, dates, costs and locations listed in this schedule are subject to change. *This course is self-sufficient and is not supported by any state or local taxes.

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


MS Excel in the Classroom 1.5 AEC Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel in this professional development course for teachers, and get the training every teacher needs for using and teaching this powerful program effectively in the classroom. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E71

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

MS Word in the Classroom 1.5 AEC Mastering Microsoft Word can make you a more productive and creative teacher. You’ll learn how to create, open, edit, and save documents, as well as how to create tabs, margins, and spacing. Then you’ll make your classroom documents come to life. You’ll add borders, clip art, and WordArt. You’ll even insert shapes, pictures, tables, and complete a host of other exciting tasks that you can teach your students. As you get more familiar with this program, you’ll find that it enhances your teaching in ways you didn’t think possible, and you’ll have a host of ideas for curriculum-related classroom projects. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E73

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Solving Classroom Discipline Problems 1.5 AEC Why do some teachers enjoy peaceful, orderly classrooms while other teachers face daily discipline battles? The answer is that many teachers have not been taught the secrets to solving discipline problems. This course reveals those secrets and presents a step-by-step approach to effective, positive classroom discipline. Teachers continually rate this course one of the most valuable they have ever taken. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E83

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Solving Classroom Discipline Problems II 1.5 AEC In this professional development course, you’ll get the teacher training you need to deal effectively with serious discipline problems and help even the most challenging students you’re teaching make more responsible choices. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E74

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Teaching Math: Grades 4-6 1.5 AEC Reinvent math instruction for grades 4-6 by bringing hands-on learning, inexpensive manipulatives, and real-world connections into your classroom. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E75

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Teaching Science Grades 4-6 1.5 AEC Ready to maximize your abilities in teaching science? You’ll learn about foundational content in physical, life, and earth science, and ways to teach that content to your students. Discover specific teaching methods and science process skills, and learn how to improve the emotional climate in your classroom. Lots of examples and worksheets you can use in your own classroom are included. There’s a big emphasis on the scientific method, and there’s even an entire lesson devoted to science fairs! For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E76

Online Class

$99

$99

Working Successfully with Learning Disabled Students 1.5 AEC Learn how to successfully meet the diverse needs of the learning disabled students in your classroom from an experienced special educator. We’ll dissect the whole special education process, from working with individualized education programs (IEPs) to helping students struggling with reading comprehension, math skills, and writing. Empower yourself by discovering easy, practical, and creative strategies that you can use to help your struggling students to find their light bulb moments! For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

E77

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Ready, Set, Read! 1.5 AEC Take this opportunity to find out how children really learn to read and write. Explore current research that cuts through the media messages about reading wars and the right way to teach children. Learn by reading stories about children, doing interactive assignments, and exploring the latest in parent and childcare information. You will see everyday children’s play with a new eye as you understand how play can connect to literacy. Gain confidence in your ability to guide a child’s literacy development, and take pleasure in seeing how even the littlest events can lead to really big steps in reading and writing success. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E82

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Survival Kit for New Teachers 1.5 AEC Feel a little trepidation before entering your classroom? You’re not alone! Whether you’re already teaching, a newly credentialed graduate, or a substitute looking to transition to full-time, this course will provide you with proven tools, tips, and tricks to make your early years in the classroom a breeze. Teaching is a balancing act, and it requires a blend of subject expertise and classroom skills to reach all of your diverse learners. In this informational and interactive six-week course, you’ll learn the particulars of running a motivational classroom that will feel like home to your students. You’ll find out how to write winning lesson plans, reach diverse learners through differentiated instruction, communicate clearly, plan memorable events, and most important, keep stress at bay so you can feel good about going to work every morning. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E84

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

The Creative Classroom 1.5 AEC Creativity will abound in your classroom as you tap into your students’ hidden talents. Learn how to use creativity to teach reading, writing, visual arts, performing arts, social studies, science, mathematics, and physical and health education. Develop creative new approaches to field trips, learning labs, activities, exercises, assignments, and evaluation methods. Think beyond the textbook and challenge your students by making your classroom a creative classroom! Internet access, email, and Internet Explorer, Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to enroll in this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E85

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

$99

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Teacher Professional Development (continued) Integrating Technology in the K-5 Classroom 1.5 AEC Join us for an exciting and fun-filled tour of the technology-friendly classroom. Educational technology is advancing at an astounding rate, offering today’s busy teacher quick and easy solutions for more interactive lesson plans, exciting WebQuests, and challenging assignments. Discover the power and creativity that technology can bring to your classroom as we look at basic integration, subject-specific activities, and smart ways to make your integration seamless. Take your teaching to another level with these fun new ways to incorporate technology into your lesson plans. In this course, you’ll learn how to design your presentation station, identify kid-friendly Internet search tools, teach keyboarding, and develop integrated lesson plans in reading, writing, science, math, social studies, as well as music and art. You’ll also discover ways to reach special needs, GATE, and bilingual learners, who are often marginalized when we stick to one lesson plan that doesn’t fit all circumstances. Finally, we’ll take a look at computer ethics and the future of technology in the classroom. If you find yourself being forced to produce more and more in less and less time, this course is an absolute must! This course will help you reinvigorate and streamline your lesson plans with the latest techniques and newest technologies. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E86

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Using Internet in the Class 1.5 AEC Harness the power of the Internet to make your textbooks and lessons come alive! Teach your students how to locate and evaluate Internet resources. Improve the caliber and amount of discussion through the use of email and discussion boards. Learn how to safeguard your students and their personal information while they are using the Internet. The Internet can make teaching easier—this course will show you how. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. ONL

E89

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

Understanding Adolescence 1.5 AEC Yesterday, she was a sweet young girl. Today, you swear aliens have abducted her and put an evil twin in her place. To know your kids is to love them. In this course, an experienced social worker will help you gain a deep understanding and appreciation of your adolescent’s development and behavior. You’ll uncover the secrets of the adolescent mind and gain valuable information on how they think, how they feel, and how their identities develop. Parents, family members, child and youth workers, counselors and the like will all benefit from the information shared in this course. You’ll learn about the many physical, emotional, and cognitive changes that affect the teens in your life, and you’ll understand the significance of these changes both for you and the adolescent. You’ll look into relationships both in and outside of the home and the development of a teen’s identity. You’ll explore personality, moral development and the role of faith. Finally, you’ll gain an understanding as to how teens are affected by stress, including common defense mechanisms, coping techniques, and common mental health issues. By the time you finish this course, you should be very well-prepared to understand, appreciate, and meet the needs of the teens in your life. Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. $99

ONL

E93

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$99

$99

$99

TEST PREPARATION Education GMAT Preparation Applying to graduate business and management schools usually means taking the GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test). Taking this course will provide test-taking techniques and methods for improving your score and saving time on all GMAT question types. Review questions and learn how to approach question types that may be new such as critical reasoning and data sufficiency. Practice on actual GMAT tests from previous years, which is the best way to prepare for any standardized test. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

C42

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

GRE Prep Part I - Verbal & Analytical The course covers all question types on the verbal and analytical sections of the GRE. Review how to do your best on reading comprehension, analogies, sentence completions, antonyms, and logical and analytical reasoning questions. Time saving techniques for both the paper based and computer administration of the test will be reviewed. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

C43

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

GRE Prep Part II - Quantitative Math review and techniques for tackling the quantitative comparison, discrete quantitative, and data interpretation questions that make up the math section of the GRE. Time-saving techniques are included for both the paperbased and computer administrations of the test. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

C44

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

LSAT Preparation - Part I Taking both Part I and Part II will prepare you to perform well on all three question types on the LSAT: reading comprehension, logical reasoning, and analytical reasoning. Practice on actual LSAT exams from previous years and also learn proven test-taking techniques. LSAT Preparation-Part I provides an overview of law school entrance procedures, a career in law and law school survival techniques for drafting the three most helpful types of diagrams, and explanations for and interpretations of correct answer choices. Learn the outline format that law school admissions counselors favor for preparing the writing sample. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

C45

Online Class

$99

ONL

E91

50

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.

Online Class

$99

Get Assertive! 1.5 AEC Are you tired of being intimidated and treated badly by others? Discover how you lose power when you talk and how to gain it back. Find out the secrets to defusing anger and avoiding criticism. Gain the skills to be assertive with family members, friends, bosses, co-workers, professionals and clerks. It’s your turn to speak out! Internet access; email; and the Internet Explorer or Netscape or Firefox web browser are required to register for this course. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6.

$99

$99

$99


Are You Aware of the New Rules and Requirements for Real Estate Professionals? Let Triton help you update your license. The new law changes the license categories under the Real Estate License Act of 2000 from Salesperson and Broker to Broker and Managing Broker. The status of Real Estate Salesperson has been discontinued. The term “broker” is what the public identifies with when it comes to the real estate licensee they work with in a transaction. The term “managing broker” clearly identifies the person(s) in the brokerage operation that have management authority and responsibility.

Broker

Frequently Asked Questions

• Increases the entry-level of licensure – now “broker” – from 45 hours of pre-license courses to 90 hours of prelicense courses. • Provides that 15 of those hours shall be “situational” offerings in a classroom or interactive setting. • Requires brokers to take 30 hours of post-licensure education within the first renewal period. 15 of those hours must be situational in an interactive setting. • Requires 12 hours of continuing education (CE) each renewal period (except the first period when the 30 hours of post-license coursework are taken).

Managing Broker • The current top category of licensure – “broker” – requires 120 hours of licensure (salesperson plus 45 hours). This bill creates the new category of “managing broker,” and requires managing brokers to have 165 pre-license hours (the 120 broker hours, plus a 45 hour course of study focusing on management of an office, supervision of licensees, and administrative issues; 15 of those 45 hours would be situational offerings in an interactive setting). • Managing brokers would have to take the 12 hours per renewal of broker CE, plus an additional 12 hours of CE on broker management.

Enroll in Triton’s Real Estate Academy: Two courses are available depending on your current status. (All courses include the required 15 hour interactive component.) 1. If your Illinois Real Estate Salesperson license has expired or if you have never held a Real Estate License, you can take the 90 hour Broker Pre-License class, RES E13. 2. If you are a currently Licensed Real Estate Broker, you can transition to Managing Broker by taking the 45 hour Managing Broker Pre-License class, RES E17.

Do I need to worry about the conversion right now? Please visit www.idfpr.com/ for more information on the transition process. What are the new license categories under the revised Act? Two main categories of licensure will exist under the revised Act: a) Managing Broker b) Broker There are no changes to the Leasing agent requirements. I am a real estate salesperson with an active license. How long will my license remain in effect? The expiration date on all activelylicensed real estate salesperson licenses was extended an additional year and expired April 30, 2012. I am a real estate salesperson who did not renew my license in 2009. Can I still renew my license? No, the cut off date was April 30, 2011. You will need to meet the requirements of a new licensee. Can I obtain a managing broker license and not manage an office? Yes, just the same as brokers did under the old license law. However only licensed managing brokers designated with the Department as a managing broker by their sponsoring broker can advertise themselves to the public as a managing broker.

Where is more information available on the new Act? The revised Real Estate License Act of 2000 is available at www.idfpr.com/DPR/RE/REALEST.asp Select the Real Estate License Act of 2000 link. I failed the proficiency examination. How can I transition my license? You will need to provide the Division with proof of post-license education which will be the 30-hour course for salesperson to broker and proof of passing the 45-hour course for broker to managing broker. A transition form will be available on the IDFPR Web site at www.idfpr.com/RETransition. I had a discipline against a previous license. How will this affect my ability to transition my license? Any discipline orders that exist will need to go through the Enforcement section for further review. How can I check the status of my license with the Department? By entering your license number into the IDFPR online look-up at www.idfpr.com/dpr/licenselookup/d efault.asp

Managing brokers that are not designated with the Department as a managing broker should advertise themselves as a “broker”.

To register for any of these classes, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.

www.triton.edu/ce Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Test Preparation (continued) LSAT Preparation - Part II Taking both Part I and Part II provides preparation on all three question types on the LSAT: reading comprehension, logical reasoning, and analytical reasoning. Practice on actual LSAT exams from previous years and also learn proven test-taking techniques. Learn the outline format that law school admissions counselors utilize for preparing the writing sample. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

C46

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

SAT/ACT Preparation - Part I SAT/ACT Preparation Part I is designed to prepare for the Reading, English, and Science sections of the ACT and the critical reading and writing sections of the SAT. Refresh your knowledge of verbal topics and learn techniques that can help you relieve test-taking anxiety. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

C47

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

SAT/ACT Preparation - Part II Prepares the student to take the verbal question types on both the ACT and the SAT. SAT/ACT Preparation Part I is designed to prepare you for the Reading, English, and Science sections of the ACT and the critical reading and writing sections of the SAT. Refresh your knowledge of verbal topics and learn techniques that can help you relieve test-taking anxiety. For course registration procedure, please see Page 6. EDU

C48

Online Class

$99

$99

$99

YOUTH PROGRAMS Children’s Camp Junior Artist Are you a budding Picasso or just want to express yourself creatively? In Art Camp, you’ll be able to do that using one or more of several media-drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, or a combination. Let you inner artist out and share your work with other young artists. CMP C13 301 MainW 2/11/17 4/8/17

A $95

10:30 AM $95

11:50 AM $95 Ages 6-9

Scratch Programming Young students will learn how to create computer animations and games using Scratch, a programming language from MIT. Fundamental programming concepts, through making and importing objects, creating audio recordings, and using them to build and play computer games or music videos. CMP MainE

C48 301 2/11/17 4/8/17

A $135

10:00 AM $135

11:50 AM $135 Ages 10-12

Health, Sport & Exercise Science Parent-Tot Swim Give your pre-school child the opportunity to become adjusted to the water, attain skills and learn to socialize with other children. You’ll accompany your child into the water and learn techniques used to teach your child to swim. EACH CHILD MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT AND OUT OF DIAPERS. A $69

1:00 PM $69

Swimming for Children Learn to swim! This course, taught by qualified Red Cross water safety instructors, is open to any youngster who can stand in three feet of water. Classes are divided into groups according to ability. PED MainE

C64 301 1/28/17 4/8/17

A $110

9:00 AM $110

9:50 AM $110 Ages 5-7

PED MainE

C64 302 1/28/17 4/8/17

A $110

10:00 AM $110

10:50 AM $110 Ages 8-13

PED MainE

C64 303 1/28/17 4/8/17

A $110

11:00 AM $110

11:50 AM $110 Ages 5-7

PED MainE

C64 304 1/28/17 4/8/17

A $110

12:00 PM $110

12:50 PM $110 Ages 8-13

PED MainE

C64 305 T 1/31/17 4/11/17 $110

6:00 PM $110

6:50 PM $110 Ages 6-8

Music Children’s Music Lessons: Piano Introduce your child to the joy and excitement of music. Beginners will learn rhythm, counting, note value and introductory piano in private lessons. Before registering for a section, parents/guardians should go to www.triton.edu/youthmusic to select an instructor and a time slot for instruction. Parents may attend theclasses with their children to learn techniques for practicing at home. For any other questions, please call the School of Continuing Education at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500. (Recommended for children ages 5 - 15) MUS C03 MainW 2/4/17

301 A 5/13/17 $275

8:00 AM $275

11:55 AM $275

MUS C03 MainW 2/4/17

302 A 5/13/17 $275

1:00 PM $275

4:55 PM $275

MUS C03 MainW 2/4/17

303 A 5/13/17 $275

8:00 AM $275

11:55 AM $275

MUS C03 MainW 2/4/17

304 A 5/13/17 $275

1:00 PM $275

4:55 PM $275

MUS C03 MainW 2/7/17

305 5/9/17

T $275

4:00 PM $275

7:55 PM $275

MUS C03 MainW 2/7/17

306 5/9/17

T $275

4:00 PM $275

7:25 PM $275

MUS C03 MainW 2/9/17

307 H 5/11/17 $275

4:00 PM $275

7:55 PM $275

Childrens Music Lessons: Violin Introduce your child to the joy and excitement of music. Beginners will learn rhythm, counting, note value and introductory violin in private lessons. Before registering for a section, parents/guardians should go to www.triton.edu/youthmusic to select an instructor and a time slot for instruction. Parents may attend the classes with their children to learn techniques for practicing at home. For any other questions, please call the School of Continuing Education at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500. (Recommended for children ages 5 - 15) MUS C04 MainW 2/4/17

301 A 5/13/17 $275

8:00 AM $275

11:55 AM $275

MUS C04 MainW 2/4/17

302 A 5/13/17 $275

1:00 PM $275

4:55 PM $275

PED MainE

C05 302 1/28/17 4/8/17

1:50 PM $69

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Come see the

Triton Troupers Circus this spring! 7 p.m. • April 6 and 7 1 p.m and 7 p.m. • April 8

An exciting event for all ages! For more information, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3130.

Summer is Coming… Youth summer camps will be starting in June

New this summer! Former Major League baseball player and Triton College alumni Lou Collier will be hosting a summer baseball camp for all ages (grouped according to ability and age). Lou is currently the Chicago-based scout for the Kansas City Royals and is looking forward to seeing you at camp this summer!

For more information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or email us at askce@triton.edu. Visit our youth webpage www.triton.edu/ceyouth/

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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We’re in Your Neighborhood! Course Title

Ridgewood High School

Credit Hrs.

Course No.

Course List by Extension Site Day

Start Time

End Time

Start Date

End Date

Cost

Triton College Community Center

7500 W. Montrose, Norridge, IL

Noncredit Courses Beginning Yoga Basic Sketching and Drawing Woodworking Woodworking Woodworking Italian I

REC ART WOT WOT WOT ITL

C18 C31 C05 C05 C05 C01

325 325 325 326 327 325

W W T W H T

6:30 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM

7:50 PM 8:20 PM 9:50 PM 9:50 PM 9:50 PM 9:20 PM

2/8 2/15 1/31 2/1 2/2 1/31

5/3 4/12 4/11 4/12 4/13 4/25

$50/$50/$24 $52/$52/$30 $101/$101/$45 $101/$101/$45 $101/$101/$45 $114/$114/$36

Free English Language Acquisition (ELA) (formerly English as a Second Language - ESL) classes - Please visit the address above on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017 at 6 p.m. to register.

Elmwood Park High School

Triton College Community Site

8201 W. Fullerton, Elmwood Park, IL

Noncredit Courses Excel Basic Excel Intermediate Introduction to Facebook Introduction to Computers I (1st Time User) Beginning Tai-Chi Beginning Yoga Pilates Mat Class (Beginning) Basic Sketching and Drawing Basic Photography

CIT CIT SOC DPR PED REC REC ART PHG

E11 E12 C41 C05 C54 C18 C24 C31 C02

320 320 320 320 320 320 320 320 330

W W W H W T H H H

6:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM

8:20 PM 8:20 PM 8:50 PM 8:20 PM 7:20 PM 7:50 PM 7:50 PM 8:20 PM 8:20 PM

3/1 4/5 4/5 4/6 2/22 1/31 2/2 2/7 2/2

3/22 4/26 4/5 5/11 4/26 4/25 4/27 3/9 4/27

$56.50/$148.18/$3 $56.50/$148.18/$3 $20/$20/$20 $97/$97/$97 $50/$50/$24 $50/$50/$24 $27/$27/$14 $52/$52/$30 $67/$67/$24

Triton College Community Center

Riverside|Brookfield High School 160 Ridgewood Road, Riverside, IL Noncredit Courses Word Basic 2010 Word Intermediate Beginning Ballroom Dance Intermediate Ballroom Dancing Dancercise With Zumba Beginning Tai-Chi Beginning Yoga Beginning Yoga Basic Photography French I

Proviso West High School

CIT CIT REC REC PED PED REC REC PHG FRE

E01 E02 C56 C57 C46 C54 C18 C18 C02 C01

330 330 330 330 330 330 330 331 330 330

W W T T H T T H T W

6:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM 8:30 PM 7:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM

8:20 PM 8:20 PM 8:20 PM 9:50 PM 7:50 PM 7:50 PM 7:20 PM 7:50 PM 8:20 PM 9:20 PM

2/1 3/1 2/14 2/14 2/23 2/7 2/7 2/9 2/7 2/15

2/22 3/22 4/25 4/25 5/11 3/14 5/2 5/4 4/11 5/10

$56.50/$148.18/$3 $56.50/$148.18/$3 $50/$50/$24 $50/$50/$24 $49/$49/$14 $50/$50/$24 $50/$50/$24 $50/$50/$24 $67/$67/$24 $114/$114/$36

Triton College Community Site

4701 W. Harrison, Hillside, IL 60162

Noncredit Courses Excel Basic Introduction to Facebook Basic Chicago Style Steppin’ Next Level Chicago Style Steppin’ Dancercise With Zumba Cooking: Back to the Basics Spanish II

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CIT SOC REC REC PED CKG SPN

E11 C41 C36 C41 C46 C40 C02

310 310 310 310 310 310 310

M T W W T W W

7:00 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 6:30 PM 8:00 PM

8:50 PM 8:20 PM 8:50 PM 8:50 PM 7:50 PM 8:20 PM 9:50 PM

4/3 3/14 1/25 3/15 2/7 2/15 2/1

For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.

4/24 3/14 3/8 5/3 4/18 4/12 5/17

$56.50/$148.18/$3 $20/$20/$20 $53/$53/$20 $53/$53/$20 $49/$49/$14 $130/$130/$112 $114/$114/$36


Course Title

Credit Hrs.

Course No.

Oak Park and River Forest High School

Day

Start Time

End Time

Start Date

201 N. Scoville Ave., Oak Park, IL

End Date

Cost

Triton College Community Site

Noncredit Courses Introduction to Bachata Badminton Beginning Yoga Basic Sketching and Drawing Woodcarving Woodcarving II Woodworking French I French II Italian I Conversational Italian Japanese II Spanish II Conversational Spanish Creative Writing

REC PED REC ART WOT WOT WOT FRE FRE ITL ITL JPN SPN SPN ENG

C41 C25 C18 C31 C03 C14 C05 C01 C02 C01 C03 C02 C02 C03 C10

335 335 335 335 335 335 335 335 335 335 335 335 335 335 335

H W T T T T H W H W H W W H H

8:00 PM 8:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM

9:20 PM 9:55 PM 9:20 PM 8:50 PM 9:20 PM 9:20 PM 9:20 PM 9:20 PM 9:20 PM 9:20 PM 8:20 PM 9:20 PM 9:20 PM 8:20 PM 9:20 PM

3/2 2/1 2/7 2/7 1/31 1/31 3/9 2/1 2/2 2/15 2/16 2/15 2/1 2/2 2/2

5/10 4/26 5/2 3/14 4/25 4/25 5/18 4/26 4/27 5/10 4/27 5/10 4/26 4/13 4/27

$60/$60/$24 $67/$67/$24 $50/$50/$24 $52/$52/$30 $101/$101/$45 $132/$132/$93 $101/$101/$45 $114/$114/$36 $114/$114/$36 $114/$114/$36 $65/$65/$36 $114/$114/$36 $114/$114/$36 $57$57/$36 $101/$101/$36

Triton College Community Site

East Leyden 3400 N. Rose, Franklin Park, IL 60131 Noncredit Courses Belly Dance I Dancercise With Zumba Beginning Yoga Pilates Mat Class (Beginning) Intermediate Drawing Intermediate Photography American Sign Language I Polish I

REC PED REC REC ART PHG ASL POL

C05 C46 C18 C24 C71 C03 E01 C01

340 340 340 340 340 340 340 340

W H T T H W T,H T

7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:00 PM

7:50 PM 7:50 PM 8:50 PM 7:20 PM 8:50 PM 8:50 PM 9:20 PM 8:50 PM

2/8 2/2 2/7 2/7 1/26 2/8 1/31 1/24

3/22 4/13 5/9 5/9 5/11 5/3 5/4 4/11

$27/$27/$14 $49/$49/$14 $50/$50/$24 $27/$27/$14 $116/$116/$36 $92/$92/$65 $565/$1481.75/$30 $114/$114/$36

Triton College Community Site

West Leyden 1000 Wolf Road, Northlake, IL 60164 Noncredit Courses Internet Essential Skills Word I Zumba - Gold Beginning Cake Decorating Intermediate Cake Decorating Advanced Cake Decorating Advanced Cake Decorating-Fondant & Gum Paste Spanish I Spanish II

CIS CIS REC CKG CKG CKG CKG SPN SPN

E11 E70 C98 C68 C70 C71 C72 C01 C02

351 351 345 351 351 351 351 345 345

W W H H H H H H W

6:30 PM 7:30 PM 6:30 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 7:00 PM 6:30 PM 6:00 PM

7:25 PM 8:50 PM 7:20 PM 8:50 PM 8:50 PM 8:50 PM 8:50 PM 8:20 PM 8:20 PM

2/15 2/15 1/26 1/26 2/23 3/23 4/27 2/2 2/1

4/12 5/10 3/16 2/16 3/16 4/20 5/18 5/18 5/17

$86.50/$178.18/$33 $143/$326.35/$36 $32/$32/$24 $38/$38/$27 $38/$38/$27 $38/$38/$27 $38/$38/$27 $114/$114/$36 $114/$114/$36

Free English Language Acquisition (ELA) (formerly English as a Second Language - ESL) classes - Please visit the address above on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 at 6 p.m. to register. All times, dates, costs and locations listed are subject to change

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Real Estate Broker Pre-License Course Are you looking to become a real estate agent? Come take our 90 hour certification class to sit for the Illinois Real Estate Exam. Did you know that effective April 2011, legislation affecting the Illinois Real Estate Act of 2000 eliminated the Real Estate Salesperson License? In its place is the Real Estate Broker License with new educational requirements. This course satisfies the 90 hours of instruction required by the Illinois Department of Professional and Financial Regulation. Successful completion allows you to sit for the Real Estate Broker Examination. Course Number: RES E13 301 Dates: Mondays and Wednesdays, Jan. 30-March 30, 2017 Time: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Tuition: $678 plus registration fee (In-District)

Questions about the program? Join us at our information session on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, at 6 p.m. A Building, Room A-122A (Register online at triton.edu/broker) Please visit www.idfpr.com/ for current Real Estate license requirements.

Real Estate Home Inspection Course Did you know that you can obtain your Home Inspection License at Triton College? All Home Inspectors practicing in Illinois must be at least 21 years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalent course of study (GED). Our course satisfies the 60 clock hours required to be eligible to obtain an Illinois Home Inspector License. It examines the major elements of home inspection and specific attention will be given to exteriors, interiors, roofing, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, structure and miscellaneous appliances. The Illinois Home Inspector Law/Administrative Rules and Standards of Practice will also be covered. Upon completion of the course, you will be eligible to apply for the Home Inspector State Examination. Course Number: RES E35 301 Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan. 31-March 30, 2017 Time: 6-10 p.m. Tuition: $452 plus registration fee (In-District)

For more information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext: 3500, email askce@triton.edu, or go to www.triton.edu/ce. All times, dates, costs and locations are subject to change.

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


Adult Education Triton College offers a wide range of adult education programs that assist adults in gaining the skills or certification needed to take college courses and succeed in the workplace. The Adult Education department works closely with the college’s Learning Resource Center to provide tools and resources to support students throughout their educational journey. For more information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3259 or visit the Triton College website at www.triton.edu.

English Language Acquisition (ELA)

Bridges to College and Careers

(formerly English as a Second Language - ESL) English Language Acquisition (ELA) is designed for non-native English speaking adults to build reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. Class times meet the needs of working adults in the morning, afternoon and in the evening. Some Saturday classes are also available. In addition, free Citizenship courses are offered. As classes tend to fill up quickly, registering early is strongly advised.

This program is intended for ELA and High School Completion students who are in the higher levels. It allows students to be in bridge courses such as Basic Electronics, Introduction to Allied Health, Introduction to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) careers, and career-focused reading and writing bridge courses while completing their ELA and GED® preparation classes.

For more information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3513.

For more information, contact the Executive Director of Bridges to College and Careers Dr. Luisa Hernandez at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3960.

High School Equivalency This program provides classes that prepare students to take the GED® (high school equivalency) examination. Students are given a placement test to determine the level of classes needed. The GED® classes are offered in both English and Spanish. Classes are held in the morning and evenings at Triton and throughout the community. These programs are also designed for adults who do not have a high school diploma or who wish to develop their basic skills. For more information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3259.

Access to Literacy (Rooms J-216-217) The Access to Literacy Program is designed to help adults develop basic reading, writing and math skills. A component of this program is the ELA preparation program for Spanish speakers. Volunteer tutors are trained to assist students in small group or individual tutoring sessions. A computer lab is also available to provide additional support. For more information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3730.

Register Early Registration sessions are available through the year, early in October, December, January, March and May.

MOST CLASSES ARE FREE. CALL TODAY! (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3259 or 3513.

You Can Do It!

Free English as a Second Language Classes

Prepare for the GED® (General Education Development) exam today!

For information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3259.

Enrolling in GED® preparation classes is easy. • Find answers to your questions about the GED® test. • Take the placement test to assess your skills in reading and math. • Enroll in reading, language arts and/or math classes. • Attend classes two or four evenings or mornings a week for eight weeks. • Have access to a computer lab and individual tutoring to supplement class instruction. For more information, please call the Triton College Adult Education Department at (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3513. For the purposes of compliance with Section 511 of Public Law 101-106, approximately $450,000 or 38% of the funds used to support this program in FY ‘08 came from federal sources.

Clases Gratis de Inglés Como Segundo Idioma Para más información, favor de llamar al (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3259.

Bezp∏atne Lekcje J´zyka Angielskiego Po wi´cej informacji prosz´ dzwoniç pod numer (708) 456-0300, wew. 3259. For the purposes of compliance with Section 511 of Public Law 101-166, approximately $449,510 or 38% of the funds used to support this program in FY ‘07 came from federal sources.

Register now by calling (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or register online at www.triton.edu.

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Register in Two Easy Steps Start dates range from Jan. 18 to early May. Step 1: Select Courses Each course description includes the course number, location (including both on- and off-campus courses), date of first class, time, room number and tuition.

Step 2: Register in Person, by Phone or Online Register early to prevent cancellation of a class due to low enrollment. Late registration will be accepted the first night of class if space is available and the class has not been canceled. Payment must accompany late registrations.

Register in Person

Personal Data

At Triton’s Main Campus Come to the Welcome Center located in the Student Center.

Tuition

Registration Hours: 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

When it is necessary to withdraw or revise a scheduled class, the college will contact students as soon as possible. Current home and work phone numbers and address information must be accurate on your student records.

Monday through Thursday Friday Saturday

Payment Payment must be made at time of registration. Acceptable forms of payment include cash, check, MasterCard, Visa or American Express.

Register Online Go to www.triton.edu and log into MyTriton portal. Restrictions may apply. Payment Payment must be made at time of registration. Acceptable forms of payment include MasterCard, Visa or American Express.

Register by Phone With a Triton Representative Select your courses and call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, to register. Be prepared to give the representative the course information (course title and number, etc.).

Phone Registration Hours: 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday (Call Ext. 3130) Note: Payment of tuition by credit card is subject to verification of credit card number and expiration date.

The tuition listed at the end of each course entry includes these rates. For example: $48.00/126.00/19.00 The first amount is in-district tuition, the second amount is out-of-district tuition and the third amount is the special rate for in-district older adults (age 60 and over). All tuition is subject to change without notice.

Fees Students enrolled in “E” noncredit/vocational courses (i.e. PSY E01) are assessed fees totaling $16 per Adult Education Credit hour (AEC). This includes the Registration, Auxiliary, Technology, and Student Services fee. Students enrolled in “C” noncredit/personal enrichment courses (i.e. PED C01) are assessed a $7 registration fee per course. Students registering for multiple “C” courses are eligible for a refund of any registration fee balance over $7 and should contact the Continuing Education main office. The registration fee is waived for in-district senior citizens age 60 years and older. In the event a student cancels a course, the Registration fee will not be refunded.

Extension Centers Meeting dates for classes held at extension centers generally follow the schedules and/or school calendar of that center. When a center is closed because of local scheduling, severe weather or some other condition that makes holding class impossible, that class meeting will be canceled and rescheduling arrangements will be made at the next class meeting.

Refund Policy • One hundred percent refund up to three business days (9 a.m.-5 p.m.) prior to the start of the class. No refunds will be granted after this time. No-shows do not constitute cancellation. • Requests for exception to the refund policy must be stated in writing on a General Petition or letter to the dean, Continuing Education Department and submitted to Room A-201 of the Learning Resource Center within one calendar year of the semester in dispute. • All refund checks are mailed. Credit card payments are refunded by credit card and check payments are processed 10 working days after check receipt. Cashier’s Office hours are: 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Fridays 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays For more information, call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3392, 3581 or 3540.

Scheduling Triton College reserves the right to withdraw, postpone, combine or divide classes and to change either the time, dates or location of classes. Triton also reserves the right to make other required revisions that may be necessary when there are insufficient paid registrations; when qualified instructors, facilities or equipment become unavailable; or for other reasons that are beyond the college’s control.

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For more information about Continuing Education courses, call 708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500.


On-Campus Building Codes A

Learning Resource Center Building (Adult Education, Cashier’s Office, Library, Continuing Education)

B

Student Center (Admission and Records, Welcome Desk, Financial Aid)

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C

D

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Bookstore

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Cernan Earth and Space Center

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PAL MER STR EET

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Gallery, Cox Theater

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Triton College Police Station (Loading Dock)

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Robert M. Collins Center (Triton College Performing Arts Center, Older Adults Center, Fitness Center, Pool)

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VISITOR PARKING

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Baseball Field Soccer Field

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Softball Field

TE-TEN

Tennis Courts

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Track Field

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Triton College partners with a number of schools and locations to bring continuing education classes close to your home.

Oak Park and River Forest High School 201 N. Scoville, Oak Park, IL 60302 • 708/434-3125 — after 6 p.m. Proviso West High School 4701 W. Harrison, Hillside, IL 60162 • 708/449-6400 West Leyden High School 1000 Wolf Rd., Northlake, IL 60164 847/451-3056 — after 6:30 p.m.

Extension Site Entrance and Parking Instructions OAK PARK RIVER FOREST (OPRF) Main Entrance at Ontario and Scoville / Parking Garage next door to school for $.50 per 30 minutes (CASH ONLY) RIVERSIDE|BROOKFIELD (RB) Turn west on Ridgewood Road and then north on Golf / Parking lot for RB is on the right / Main entrance inside school is off Golf Road RIDGEWOOD (RW) Parking Lot off Montrose Ave where the Athletic Fields are located / Evening students use Entrance 12

Triton College Community Center at Ridgewood High School 7500 W. Montrose, Norridge, IL 60706 708/456-4242, Ext. 293 — after 6:30 p.m. Triton College Community Center at Riverside |Brookfield High School 160 Ridgewood Road, Riverside, IL 60546 • 708/442-7500, Ext. 107 East Leyden High School 3400 N. Rose, Franklin Park, IL 60131 • 847/451-3056 — after 6:30 p.m. Elmwood Park High School 8201 W. Fullerton, Elmwood Park, IL 60707 • 708/583-6214

PROVISO WEST (PW) Enter the North parking lot from Harrison Street / From North Parking lot, enter the double doors at the Main Entrance / Press the buzzer to the right and state that you are here for the Triton classes. WEST LEYDEN (WL) Parking located on Wolf Rd. / Students enter through Entrance #1 EAST LEYDEN (EL) Students enter through Entrance #4 ELMWOOD PARK (EP) Driveway entrance is on the east side on Fullerton (by the Tennis Courts) / Enter through Entrance 9 by the West Parking Lot


2000 Fifth Ave. River Grove, IL 60171

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BOARD OF TRUSTEES Mark R. Stephens, Chairman; Donna L. Peluso, Vice Chairwoman; Diane Viverito, Secretary; Luke Casson; Glover Johnson; Elizabeth Ann Potter; Jay Reyes; Andrea Senyk, Student Trustee PRESIDENT Mary-Rita Moore Triton College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution.

Triton Classes are Offered Right in Your Neighborhood! Pursue your passion and meet new friends while staying close to home! See Pages 54-55 for a listing of Triton Continuing Education classes currently offered at our convenient off-campus locations.

Elmwood Park:

Northlake:

Elmwood Park High School

West Leyden High School

Franklin Park:

Oak Park:

East Leyden High School

Oak Park and River Forest High School

Hillside: Proviso West High School

Riverside: Riverside|Brookfield High School

Norridge: Ridgewood High School Free English Language Acquisition (ELA) (formerly English as a Second Language – ESL) classes are offered in your neighborhood! For more information and class locations, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3513.

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