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Course Title Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Seats taken/open Price
CSP-8620-801Mixed Media Painting06/18/201807/30/2018L. Erickson0/12$70.00Learn mixed media basics using familiar materials with different acrylic applications, creative backgrounds, texturing, layering, integrating objects, scribbling and more. Anyone with little or no prior experience is welcome. At the end of the course, you will have a few pieces of your own original artwork. A supply list will be provided upon registration.
CSP-8620-802Mixed Media Painting03/07/201804/25/2018L. Miller1/11$70.00Learn mixed media basics using familiar materials with different acrylic applications, creative backgrounds, texturing, layering, integrating objects, scribbling and more. Anyone with little or no prior experience is welcome. At the end of the course, you will have a few pieces of your own original artwork. A supply list will be provided upon registration.
CSP-8482-501Henderson County History & Heritage IIHenderson County03/22/201805/24/2018J. Giles2/18$65.00This second course of Henderson County history will explore the years from the Civil War to the present. Learn about Henderson County during the Civil War, Reconstruction, the Great Depression, World Wars I and II and the post-war era. Examine the impact of cultural changes, political and economic issues, agriculture, transportation, religious history, education, industrialization, the arts, black history, and contributions of women.
CSP-8482-511Henderson County History & Heritage IIHenderson County03/22/201805/24/2018J. Giles1/19$65.00This second course of Henderson County history will explore the years from the Civil War to the present. Learn about Henderson County during the Civil War, Reconstruction, the Great Depression, World Wars I and II and the post-war era. Examine the impact of cultural changes, political and economic issues, agriculture, transportation, religious history, education, industrialization, the arts, black history, and contributions of women.
CSP-8617-401Henderson County History & Heritage IIIHenderson County03/06/201805/08/2018J. Giles12/8$65.00Gain an understanding of the history of Henderson County from 1920 to the present. Topics include the Roaring '20s, Great Depression, World War II, Korean War, the post-war era and Vietnam War. Specifics addressed will include cultural changes, minorities, political and economic history, agriculture, transportation, education, industrialization, communities and current issues. Come learn what happened in our community during the 20th Century.
CSP-8636-801Sketching without FearAthletics and Activity Center03/15/201804/26/2018M. Hughes5/7$60.00Learn to draw what you see around you every day. In this class, you will be introduced to the pure joy of sketching the world from your unique perspective. Class will begin with exercises that teach you how to be observant, non-judgmental and able to start drawing right away. Bring a pencil, eraser and sketch pad to your first class. All levels are welcomed.
CSP-8636-802Sketching without FearAthletics and Activity Center05/10/201806/14/2018M. Hughes0/12$60.00Learn to draw what you see around you every day. In this class, you will be introduced to the pure joy of sketching the world from your unique perspective. Class will begin with exercises that teach you how to be observant, non-judgmental and able to start drawing right away. Bring a pencil, eraser and sketch pad to your first class. All levels are welcomed.
CSP-8164-801Intermediate WatercolorAthletics and Activity Center03/13/201804/24/2018M. Hughes3/9$70.00This course is for students with some knowledge and experience with watercolor. The student's knowledge and abilities will be assessed and then instruction will build on those abilities. Students will learn how to achieve a strong center of interest, review color theory, and to critique their own work in progress.
CSP-8164-802Intermediate WatercolorAthletics and Activity Center05/08/201806/12/2018M. Hughes2/10$70.00This course is for students with some knowledge and experience with watercolor. The student's knowledge and abilities will be assessed and then instruction will build on those abilities. Students will learn how to achieve a strong center of interest, review color theory, and to critique their own work in progress.
CSP-8033-801Learning and Loving WatercolorAthletics and Activity Center03/14/201804/25/2018M. Hughes6/6$70.00Develop your watercolor painting skills as we cover the basics of watercolor techniques including washes, bleeds, gradations and masking. Learn the proper use of brushes, water and pigment with an emphasis on mixing your own colors. Experiment with a variety of effects, working realistically and abstractly. A supply list will be provided when you register.
CSP-8033-802Learning and Loving WatercolorAthletics and Activity Center05/09/201806/13/2018M. Hughes0/12$70.00Develop your watercolor painting skills as we cover the basics of watercolor techniques including washes, bleeds, gradations and masking. Learn the proper use of brushes, water and pigment with an emphasis on mixing your own colors. Experiment with a variety of effects, working realistically and abstractly. A supply list will be provided when you register.
CSP-8022-801Beginning Cake DecoratingAthletics and Activity Center06/04/201807/09/2018M. Ruff3/5$60.00Come learn the proper use of different decorating tips and utensils including how to write using icing, the art of creating flowers, and border of designs. A supply list and an icing recipe needed for the first class will be mailed to you after registration. A supply list and an icing recipe needed for the first class will be provided upon registration.
CSP-8101-511Line DancingHenderson County05/21/201807/30/2018S. McFalls1/49$66.30Here is a fun way for you to exercise, reduce stress, increase energy and muscle tone, and you do not need a partner. The first few weeks will include a repetitive approach to learning basic line dance steps and simple routines. Class sessions will review and gradually introduce new, faster, and more difficult steps and routines that will move you to a more advanced level. Classes will be dancing country and rock and roll music. Flat leather soled shoes are recommended.
CSP-8614-501Intro to the Native American FluteHenderson County03/05/201804/30/2018R. McDaniel6/6$55.00Learn to play the Native American Flute at the beginner level. In addition to technique topics include design, variations and tunings. You will learn scale, modes, fingering and breathing/tongue techniques to become proficient at playing music with this historical and beautiful instrument.
CSP-8614-511Intro to the Native American FluteHenderson County03/05/201804/30/2018R. McDaniel1/11$55.00Learn to play the Native American Flute at the beginner level. In addition to technique topics include design, variations and tunings. You will learn scale, modes, fingering and breathing/tongue techniques to become proficient at playing music with this historical and beautiful instrument.
CSP-8614-502Intro to the Native American FluteHenderson County06/04/201807/23/2018R. McDaniel0/10$55.00Learn to play the Native American Flute at the beginner level. In addition to technique topics include design, variations and tunings. You will learn scale, modes, fingering and breathing/tongue techniques to become proficient at playing music with this historical and beautiful instrument.
CSP-8614-503Intro to the Native American FluteHenderson County06/04/201807/23/2018R. McDaniel0/12$55.00Learn to play the Native American Flute at the beginner level. In addition to technique topics include design, variations and tunings. You will learn scale, modes, fingering and breathing/tongue techniques to become proficient at playing music with this historical and beautiful instrument.
WAT-8206-501Electr Fundamentals Water - Wastewater Continuing EducationHenderson County03/06/201803/06/2018J. Edwards2/10$70.00Approved by NC DENR for six (6) recertification hours for water and wastewater operators. Topics include atomic energy, energy sources, electromagnetism, inductance, capacitance, power systems, control system components, OSHA and NEC deficiencies and lockout/tagout. Please bring your operator certification card(s) to class.
WAT-8200-501Process Control Coag Floc Sed Filtr ChlHenderson County04/10/201804/10/2018J. Edwards0/12$70.00Approved by NC DENR for six (6) recertification hours for water and wastewater operators. Topics include: coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, filtration, chlorination. Please bring a calculator and your operator certification card(s)to class.
CSP-8119-521Stained GlassTransylvania County03/12/201804/30/2018J. Danis-Stys3/11$71.30Learn the art of stained glass using the copper foil method under the guidance of an experienced instructor. You will select projects at your individual skill level. A supply list is available upon registration
CSP-8119-522Stained GlassTransylvania County03/14/201805/02/2018J. Danis-Stys1/13$71.30Learn the art of stained glass using the copper foil method under the guidance of an experienced instructor. You will select projects at your individual skill level. A supply list is available upon registration
CSP-8062-403Exploring ClayHenderson County05/22/201807/31/2018R. Kirby4/6$106.30Learn how to express your creative visions through working with clay. Whether your skills are at the beginner, intermediate, or advanced level, this course offers tips and techniques to help you develop your skills. Small classes allow time for individual as well as group instruction. From the basics of throwing, hand-building, glaze application and firing to refining skills and learning new techniques, classes are designed to meet the needs of students at varying skill levels. Clay and tools are available at the BRCC Bookstore.
CSP-8119-523Stained GlassTransylvania County05/30/201807/25/2018J. Danis-Stys0/14$71.30Learn the art of stained glass using the copper foil method under the guidance of an experienced instructor. You will select projects at your individual skill level. A supply list is available upon registration
HOS-8086-4214-HR Servsafe Food Safety Manager ReviewTransylvania County03/02/201803/02/2018A. Smith2/18$70.00This class will review information from the National Restaurant Association's (NRA) ServSafe Manager 6th Edition Book before taking the proctored two hour 09-ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification Examination. North Carolina 15A .2600 Rules Governing Food Protection and Sanitation of Food Establishments states that food service establishments must have a certified manager present at all times of operation. Food establishments will receive a deduction of two points on food safety inspection scores if this requirement is not met. The student will be responsible for reading and performing all book related activities prior to attending the course. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase required answer sheet before class begins.
MKT-8447-801Guest Service GoldGoodwill Career Connections03/13/201803/15/2018S. Adams2/8$70.00Learn to provide memorable customer service in this comprehensive course to train guest service oriented line level staff members. Core competencies include the seven key elements required to consistently deliver the very highest level of guest service in all areas of the hospitality industry. Upon completion you will receive a certificate from the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute.
SEF-8544-513Wilderness First Responder TrainingHenderson County03/17/201803/25/20186/24$645.00Train to respond to emergencies in remote settings with this nationally recognized program. This course is designed to provide you with the tools to make critical medical and evacuation decisions in remote locations and includes standards for urban and extended care situations. Half of your time will be spent completing practical skills, case studies and scenarios designed to challenge your decision making abilities. Adult CPR is included. Upon successful completion of this course you will receive the WMI Wilderness First Responder and WMI Adult & Child CPR certifications.
HOS-8086-5214-HR Servsafe Food Safety Manager ReviewTransylvania County04/27/201804/27/2018A. Smith3/17$70.00This class will review information from the National Restaurant Association's (NRA) ServSafe Manager 6th Edition Book before taking the proctored two hour 09-ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification Examination. North Carolina 15A .2600 Rules Governing Food Protection and Sanitation of Food Establishments states that food service establishments must have a certified manager present at all times of operation. Food establishments will receive a deduction of two points on food safety inspection scores if this requirement is not met. The student will be responsible for reading and performing all book related activities prior to attending the course. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase required answer sheet before class begins.
HOS-8086-5224-HR Servsafe Food Safety Manager ReviewTransylvania County06/18/201806/18/2018A. Smith1/19$70.00This class will review information from the National Restaurant Association's (NRA) ServSafe Manager 6th Edition Book before taking the proctored two hour 09-ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification Examination. North Carolina 15A .2600 Rules Governing Food Protection and Sanitation of Food Establishments states that food service establishments must have a certified manager present at all times of operation. Food establishments will receive a deduction of two points on food safety inspection scores if this requirement is not met. The student will be responsible for reading and performing all book related activities prior to attending the course. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase required answer sheet before class begins.
CSP-8062-413Exploring ClayHenderson County05/23/201808/01/2018R. Kirby0/10$106.30Learn how to express your creative visions through working with clay. Whether your skills are at the beginner, intermediate, or advanced level, this course offers tips and techniques to help you develop your skills. Small classes allow time for individual as well as group instruction. From the basics of throwing, hand-building, glaze application and firing to refining skills and learning new techniques, classes are designed to meet the needs of students at varying skill levels. Clay and tools are available at the BRCC Bookstore.
SEF-8560-431Bicycle Mechanics IITransylvania County02/26/201803/05/2018N. Brock6/3$71.30Build on the skills learned in Bicycle Mechanics I in this course that takes you to the next level of bicycle mechanic skills. Learn wheel mechanics and truing, drivetrain install, headset service and adjustments. Students are required to bring an essential tool kit to the first class and the list of required tools will be provided upon registration (approximate value $90).
CSP-8170-412Intermediate PotteryHenderson County03/22/201805/24/2018R. Kirby9/1$106.30Take your pottery skills to the next level. If you have some experience with clay, either hand building or potter's wheel, this course is for you. Guidance and instruction will be provided at your skill level and class time will allow for independent work or structured assignments based on your interest. Clay is available for purchase at the bookstore. Tools must be provided by the student.
SEF-8573-431Bicycle Mechanics IIITransylvania County03/12/201803/19/2018N. Brock3/6$71.30Building on the skills learned in Bicycle Mechanics I and II, this course takes you to the ultimate level of bicycle mechanic skills. Revisit wheel truing and tensioning. Learn bottom bracket overhaul, cable and housing installation, suspension technology and adjustments and bicycle fitting. Students are required to bring an essential tool kit to class. A supply list will be provided upon registration. Please bring your bike and tools to the first class.
CSP-8170-413Intermediate PotteryHenderson County05/31/201808/09/2018R. Kirby2/8$136.30Take your pottery skills to the next level. If you have some experience with clay, either hand building or potter's wheel, this course is for you. Guidance and instruction will be provided at your skill level and class time will allow for independent work or structured assignments based on your interest. Clay is available for purchase at the bookstore. Tools must be provided by the student.
CSP-8033-421Learning and Loving WatercolorTransylvania County06/18/201807/23/2018M. Grissom0/15$70.00Develop your watercolor painting skills as we cover the basics of watercolor techniques including washes, bleeds, gradations and masking. Learn the proper use of brushes, water and pigment with an emphasis on mixing your own colors. Experiment with a variety of effects, working realistically and abstractly. A supply list will be provided when you register.
ACC-8112-402QuickBooks & Accounting BasicsHenderson County02/27/201805/08/2018N. Waddell8/5$130.00Learn the basics of QuickBooks, a comprehensive accounting and financial software system used in many small to mid-sized businesses. This course includes accounting basics in order to better understand the applications and processes in QuickBooks as well as the importance of applying these basics to any business. This course is relaxed, informative and for beginners and those who want to enhance their basic accounting and QuickBooks knowledge. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase the required books before class begins.
CSP-8560-421Container GardeningTransylvania County06/06/201806/06/2018M. Dixon3/12$35.00Learn to make a great container garden for the porch or the yard. From modest to elaborate, the possibilities are endless. You will learn about soil, water, container size and what plants need to grow. You will make a small garden that can be taken home at the end of class with plants that will be available to be potted. Bring a 12 to 15-inch pot with you to class.
CSP-8692-501Intermediate CalligraphyHenderson County04/09/201805/21/2018D. Tickle1/9$65.00Explore more advanced calligraphy techniques and styles such as Old English Gothic, Irish Uncials, italic and more in this class for those who have a basic knowledge of calligraphy. In addition to new techniques you will also learn how to use color and gold leaf for initial letters. As you develop these new skills, you will be able to impress family and friends with hand crafted holiday greeting cards and invitations. A supply list will be available at the first meeting.
CSP-8664-401Illuminated Manuscript LetteringHenderson County06/04/201807/09/2018D. Tickle2/10$68.00Learn the six dominant periods of illuminated lettering from the 6th Century to the 16th Century and choose your favorite style to use throughout the class. Illuminated lettering can be used as an art form on many surfaces such as t-shirts, mugs, greeting cards wall art and other gift items. Make your favorite quotes or verses come to life with illuminated letters using a step by step approach using color and 23kt gold leaf. This class requires no previous art training and is open to all levels.
CSP-8560-431Container GardeningTransylvania County06/07/201806/07/2018M. Dixon2/13$35.00Learn to make a great container garden for the porch or the yard. From modest to elaborate, the possibilities are endless. You will learn about soil, water, container size and what plants need to grow. You will make a small garden that can be taken home at the end of class with plants that will be available to be potted. Bring a 12 to 15-inch pot with you to class.
CSP-8462-421How to Take Better PicturesTransylvania County03/13/201803/27/2018L. St. Romain0/15$61.30Learn why technique is much more important than equipment in taking good pictures. Get to know your camera, learn how to practice and avoid some common mistakes to improve your photographs.
CSP-8109-421Outdoor Photography WorkshopTransylvania County04/10/201805/29/2018L. St. Romain1/14$61.30Learn the art of outdoor photography by capturing and creating moments that explore the essence of our environment. Our subjects will be still photography, wildlife, and scenery. You will also learn the additive and subtractive elements of lighting, backgrounds and copying. Bring your camera to class.
CSP-8657-801Pastel PaintingAthletics and Activity Center03/26/201805/21/2018B. Kies4/8$70.00Enjoy learning the creative powers of pastel. You will learn to translate what you see into what you paint, through palette selection, use of certain materials, picking correct values (colors), composition, plus blending and layering of color. We will build on different stages, starting with sketching and drawing, blocking in and building up, leading to a successful painting. A supply list will be provided upon registration.
CSP-8657-802Pastel PaintingAthletics and Activity Center06/25/201807/30/2018B. Kies2/10$70.00Enjoy learning the creative powers of pastel. You will learn to translate what you see into what you paint, through palette selection, use of certain materials, picking correct values (colors), composition, plus blending and layering of color. We will build on different stages, starting with sketching and drawing, blocking in and building up, leading to a successful painting. A supply list will be provided upon registration.
FLI-8754-531Intermediate Spanish IITransylvania County03/15/201805/04/2018E. Marquez0/20$70.00Continue to add to your knowledge of the Spanish language. Direct and indirect objects, 'gustar', 'por' and 'para' and topical vocabulary will be covered. Prerequisite: Intermediate Spanish I or equivalent proficiency.
FLI-8753-431Intermediate Spanish IIITransylvania County05/17/201807/12/2018E. Marquez0/20$70.00Continue to practice present and past tense forms, learn the present progressive tense, work with reflexive verbs and study topical vocabulary. Prerequisite: Intermediate Spanish II or equivalent proficiency.
CSP-8462-411How to Take Better PicturesHenderson County03/13/201803/27/2018L. St. Romain8/2$61.30Learn why technique is much more important than equipment in taking good pictures. Get to know your camera, learn how to practice and avoid some common mistakes to improve your photographs.
CSP-8109-511Outdoor Photography WorkshopHenderson County04/17/201806/05/2018L. St. Romain0/10$66.30Learn the art of outdoor photography by capturing and creating moments that explore the essence of our environment. Our subjects will be still photography, wildlife, and scenery. You will also learn the additive and subtractive elements of lighting, backgrounds and copying. Bring your camera to class.
CSP-8688-521iPhone/iPad 201: Beyond the BasicsTransylvania County03/07/201805/02/2018T. Kaczmarek3/12$70.00Take your understanding of the Apple iPhone and iPad to the next level. After taking either the iPhone 101 or iPad 101 course you have gained some experience with your new Apple device and now it is time to explore more of the installed apps. Learn to use the organizational features like Mail, Contacts, Calendars, Notes and Reminders to keep you on task and up to date in your busy life. Manage your photos in the Photos App. Discover how to listen to music or a podcast, watch a movie or read a good book right from your iPhone or iPad. Finally learn how to synchronize all your Apple devices together by using Apple iCloud. The text for this class will be the online Apple User Guide. Prerequisite: iPhone 101, iPad 101 or equivalent experience.
CSP-8687-422iPhone 101: Getting StartedTransylvania County05/16/201806/06/2018T. Kaczmarek0/15$60.00Get to know and use your new Apple iPhone. Getting started with your brand new iPhone can be a challenge so this class takes learning slowly and patiently. In this class you will learn the basics to get you up and running with your iPhone including such topics as placing and receiving phone calls and text messages, taking pictures, understanding the AppleID (iCloud) and installing apps. Text for this class will be the online Apple iPhone User Guide.
CSP-8686-422iPad 101: Getting StartedTransylvania County06/13/201807/11/2018T. Kaczmarek0/15$60.00Get to know and use your new Apple iPad. Getting started with your brand new iPad can be a challenge so this class takes learning slowly and patiently. In this class you will learn the basics to get you up and running including such topics as sending and receiving emails and text messages, surfing the Web, taking pictures, understanding your AppleID (iCloud) and installing apps. Text for this class will be the online Apple User Guide
CSP-8071-521French for Beginners IITransylvania County03/19/201805/07/2018C. Kale0/15$65.00This course is for persons who have completed French for Beginners part I or equivalent and wants to improve their language skills.
AHR-8133-401HVAC: Heating and Air Conditioning IHenderson County03/06/201804/19/2018L. Seebo5/7$156.30Learn the fundamentals of heating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems. Course work will include safety, tools, principles of heat transfer, piping, electricity, controls, heating system components and air conditioning systems. Upon completion, the student will have the knowledge base for troubleshooting, repair and maintenance of heating and air conditioning units in a residential or commercial setting. The goal of the course is to provide the student with necessary skills to become employed as an HVAC maintenance technician.
AHR-8134-401HVAC: Heating & Air Conditioning IIHenderson County03/15/201805/03/2018L. Seebo2/10$156.30Learn more advanced techniques of HVAC operation, installation and repair of heat pumps, oil and gas furnaces in this level II course. You will be exposed to more complex situations with troubleshooting and repair, with air flow calculations, schematics and electrical diagrams. Students should have completed HVAC Level I or have experience working in the field prior to taking this level.
APP-8203-402Welding IHenderson County03/06/201803/22/2018J. Gordon9/3$88.80Learn the different welding symbols, shop math and safety procedures through hands-on experience with various types of welding techniques. This entry level course will provide MIG, TIG and STIC welding process training. Anyone looking to enter the lucrative welding trade, increase skills and knowledge should enroll. Students are required to purchase personal safety equipment prior to the first day of class.
APP-8203-403Welding IHenderson County04/10/201805/01/2018J. Gordon0/12$88.80Learn the different welding symbols, shop math and safety procedures through hands-on experience with various types of welding techniques. This entry level course will provide MIG, TIG and STIC welding process training. Anyone looking to enter the lucrative welding trade, increase skills and knowledge should enroll. Students are required to purchase personal safety equipment prior to the first day of class.
APP-8203-404Welding IHenderson County06/05/201806/21/2018J. Gordon0/12$88.80Learn the different welding symbols, shop math and safety procedures through hands-on experience with various types of welding techniques. This entry level course will provide MIG, TIG and STIC welding process training. Anyone looking to enter the lucrative welding trade, increase skills and knowledge should enroll. Students are required to purchase personal safety equipment prior to the first day of class.
APP-8204-502Welding IIHenderson County03/06/201803/22/2018J. Gordon6/6$88.80Gain additional opportunities to practice the various types of welding learn in Welding I with greater emphasis on refinement of welding skills, math, symbols and blueprint reading. You should have completed Level I welding or have welding experience prior to registering for this class. Please bring personal safety equipment to the first day of class.
APP-8204-503Welding IIHenderson County04/10/201805/01/2018J. Gordon1/11$88.80Gain additional opportunities to practice the various types of welding learn in Welding I with greater emphasis on refinement of welding skills, math, symbols and blueprint reading. You should have completed Level I welding or have welding experience prior to registering for this class. Please bring personal safety equipment to the first day of class.
APP-8204-504Welding IIHenderson County06/05/201806/21/2018J. Gordon1/11$88.80Gain additional opportunities to practice the various types of welding learn in Welding I with greater emphasis on refinement of welding skills, math, symbols and blueprint reading. You should have completed Level I welding or have welding experience prior to registering for this class. Please bring personal safety equipment to the first day of class.
WLD-8133-401Welding Fabrication IHenderson County04/10/201805/01/2018J. Gordon2/10$88.80Learn the basics of metal fabrication through this project based course. You will start with an idea and work through inception, choosing the right materials, preparing a materials list and welding the project together. A basic understanding of the three major welding processes (STICK, MIG, and TIG) is a pre-requisite for this class including welding experience or completion of Welding I.
CSP-8476-521Our Cherokee HeritageTransylvania County03/06/201804/17/2018E. McCall-Dickson11/7$60.00Discover our Cherokee heritage as told through stories, myths and sacred legends of the Cherokee. Explore contemporary and social justice issues and concerns of the Eastern Band of the Cherokee Indians. Learn about the origin of the Cherokee and the settlement of the Eastern Band in the Qualla Boundary. Discuss the preservation of the Cherokee culture and language, the impact of acculturation, boarding schools, and the railroad system on the Cherokee. Understand the importance of racial justice for subjugated populations.
ELC-8123-501Basic Electricity IIHenderson County03/19/201804/30/2018S. McCallister2/13$91.30Gain an understanding of the advanced elements of electricity including an overview of the principles of electrical distribution, lighting, heating, generators, control circuits and transformers. This course is designed to follow up and reinforce concepts from Basic Electricity I by providing a more advanced understanding of electrical work in commercial and/or industrial settings. Basic Electricity I or working knowledge of electricity is required to take this class.
CSP-8562-521Transylvania County History & HeritageTransylvania County03/07/201804/18/2018E. McCall-Dickson16/4$60.00Discover Transylvania County history and heritage by exploring the period from prehistory to current day. Topics include early settlers and background, first contact with the Cherokee, the Walton War, Appalachian culture, early communities, economic history, transportation, education and black history. Come learn about the amazing gem known as The Land of the Waterfalls - Transylvania County.
AUT-8203-402Outdoor Power Equipment (OPE) IHenderson County06/04/201807/18/2018C. Heaton0/12$136.30This entry level course will provide basic knowledge and skills for entry level employment in power equipment dealership or repair. Through hands on experiences, students learn the basic mechanical skills to repair and rebuild small engines. The course focuses on maintenance of systems for equipment performance.
CSP-8288-531Reiki Energy Healing, Level ITransylvania County06/05/201806/26/2018M. Gale0/10$56.30Learn how to increase your energy level and healing ability for yourself and others. Reiki also reduces pain and stress. Reiki is gentle healing touch that complements traditional medical treatment, natural therapies and hospice care. You will practice doing Reiki on yourself and others and receive the four attunements that empower you to enhance Reiki energy through your hands. No previous experience necessary.
WAT-8203-501Water and Wastewater DisinfectionHenderson County07/31/201807/31/2018J. Edwards1/14$70.00Approved by NC DENR for six (6) recertification hours for water and wastewater operators. Examines common methods of disinfection and the risks associated with each type. Provides training on disinfection processes and methods along with proper methods for handling a given disinfectant in an emergency. Please bring your operator certification card(s)to class.
WAT-8208-501Pump Types, Components and Repair Continuing EducationHenderson County04/19/201804/19/2018J. Edwards1/17$70.00Approved by NC DENR for six (6) recertification hours for water and wastewater operators. Topics include pump types, pump components and pump repair. Please bring your operator certification card(s)to class.
WAT-8207-501Utility Cave-In Protection-Comp Person Continuing EducationHenderson County05/03/201805/03/20180/15$70.00This course is approved by NC DENR for six (6) recertification hours for water and wastewater operators. Topics include causes of cave-ins, classification and determination of soil types, backhoe safety and hazardous condition inspection, protection systems (sloping, shielding, and shoring), trenching and shoring techniques, water hazard considerations, excavation safety and accident prevention. Please bring your operator certification card(s) to class.
SEF-8132-403Notary Public EducationHenderson County03/10/201803/10/2018P. Roberts17/3$75.00The State of North Carolina requires those who want to be commissioned by the Secretary of State as a Notary Public to complete a course of instruction at a community college. Students must be 18 years or older, live or work in NC, have a high school diploma or an equivalent (GED). You must also speak, read, and write English. You will receive instruction on the notary public application process. Students will be required to provide a government issued picture ID such as driver's license. Registration Fee of $75 includes books and materials, which will be provided in class.
SEF-8132-404Notary Public EducationTransylvania County03/23/201803/23/2018G. Gavalas6/14$75.00The State of North Carolina requires those who want to be commissioned by the Secretary of State as a Notary Public to complete a course of instruction at a community college. Students must be 18 years or older, live or work in NC, have a high school diploma or an equivalent (GED). You must also speak, read, and write English. You will receive instruction on the notary public application process. Students will be required to provide a government issued picture ID such as driver's license. Registration Fee of $75 includes books and materials, which will be provided in class.
SEF-8132-405Notary Public EducationHenderson County04/28/201804/28/2018R. Whitaker0/20$75.00The State of North Carolina requires those who want to be commissioned by the Secretary of State as a Notary Public to complete a course of instruction at a community college. Students must be 18 years or older, live or work in NC, have a high school diploma or an equivalent (GED). You must also speak, read, and write English. You will receive instruction on the notary public application process. Students will be required to provide a government issued picture ID such as driver's license. Registration Fee of $75 includes books and materials, which will be provided in class.
SEF-8132-406Notary Public EducationTransylvania County05/04/201805/04/2018G. Gavalas0/20$75.00The State of North Carolina requires those who want to be commissioned by the Secretary of State as a Notary Public to complete a course of instruction at a community college. Students must be 18 years or older, live or work in NC, have a high school diploma or an equivalent (GED). You must also speak, read, and write English. You will receive instruction on the notary public application process. Students will be required to provide a government issued picture ID such as driver's license. Registration Fee of $75 includes books and materials, which will be provided in class.
SEF-8132-407Notary Public EducationHenderson County06/02/201806/02/2018P. Roberts0/20$75.00The State of North Carolina requires those who want to be commissioned by the Secretary of State as a Notary Public to complete a course of instruction at a community college. Students must be 18 years or older, live or work in NC, have a high school diploma or an equivalent (GED). You must also speak, read, and write English. You will receive instruction on the notary public application process. Students will be required to provide a government issued picture ID such as driver's license. Registration Fee of $75 includes books and materials, which will be provided in class.
SEF-8132-408Notary Public EducationTransylvania County06/28/201806/28/2018G. Gavalas2/18$75.00The State of North Carolina requires those who want to be commissioned by the Secretary of State as a Notary Public to complete a course of instruction at a community college. Students must be 18 years or older, live or work in NC, have a high school diploma or an equivalent (GED). You must also speak, read, and write English. You will receive instruction on the notary public application process. Students will be required to provide a government issued picture ID such as driver's license. Registration Fee of $75 includes books and materials, which will be provided in class.
SEF-8132-409Notary Public EducationHenderson County07/28/201807/28/2018R. Whitaker0/20$75.00The State of North Carolina requires those who want to be commissioned by the Secretary of State as a Notary Public to complete a course of instruction at a community college. Students must be 18 years or older, live or work in NC, have a high school diploma or an equivalent (GED). You must also speak, read, and write English. You will receive instruction on the notary public application process. Students will be required to provide a government issued picture ID such as driver's license. Registration Fee of $75 includes books and materials, which will be provided in class.
CSP-8621-401Learn to Use your iPhone/iPad for PhotoHenderson County05/21/201807/16/2018T. Kaczmarek2/10$70.00Taking, editing and storing your photos from an iPhone or iPad is easy once you know the basics. Learn to take better photographs, enhance them in the Apple® Photos app and store them in iCloud for use across all your mobile devices and MAC or PC computers. Whether you are a seasoned photography pro or a new iPhone/iPad user, you will find this class an enlightening and fun way to create perfect pictures for use in business or personal situations. Bring your own devices with you to class.
CSP-8687-402iPhone 101: Getting StartedHenderson County05/21/201806/18/2018T. Kaczmarek1/11$60.00Get to know and use your new Apple iPhone. Getting started with your brand new iPhone can be a challenge so this class takes learning slowly and patiently. In this class you will learn the basics to get you up and running with your iPhone including such topics as placing and receiving phone calls and text messages, taking pictures, understanding the AppleID (iCloud) and installing apps. Text for this class will be the online Apple iPhone User Guide.
CSP-8686-402iPad 101: Getting StartedHenderson County07/02/201807/23/2018T. Kaczmarek0/12$60.00Get to know and use your new Apple iPad. Getting started with your brand new iPad can be a challenge so this class takes learning slowly and patiently. In this class you will learn the basics to get you up and running including such topics as sending and receiving emails and text messages, surfing the Web, taking pictures, understanding your AppleID (iCloud) and installing apps. Text for this class will be the online Apple User Guide
SEF-8402-201WW Treatment-Pollution Control Online02/26/201803/09/20180/30$70.00Students will explore the rudiments of wastewater treatment. The topics of this course include general issues regarding what is meant by the term water pollution, the steps needed to treat it and the math used. Approved by NC DENR for ten (10) recertification hours for wastewater operators only. Along with reading assignments from the text, each course is enhanced with audio, up-to-date photographs, interactive exercises and online links related to the course topics. Students will receive sign-on ID and password by e-mail on the course start date. All course work will be completed online. Please provide your wastewater operator certification number on the registration form.
SEF-8403-201WW Treatment-Pond Systems Online03/12/201803/23/20180/30$70.00Students will explore the rudiments of wastewater treatment. The topics of this course include general issues regarding use of wastewater ponds as a treatment method. Approved by NC DENR for ten (10) recertification hours for wastewater operators only. Along with reading assignments from the text, each course is enhanced with audio, up-to-date photographs, interactive exercises and online links related to the course topics. Students will receive sign-on ID and password by e-mail on the course start date. All course work will be completed online. Please provide your wastewater operator certification number on the registration form.
SEF-8404-201WW-Preliminary Treatment Online04/09/201804/20/20180/30$70.00Students will explore the rudiments of wastewater treatment. The topics of this course include general issues regarding the steps in preliminary treatment of wastewater. Approved by NC DENR for ten (10) recertification hours for wastewater operators only. Along with reading assignments from the text, each course is enhanced with audio, up-to-date photographs, interactive exercises and online links related to the course topics. Students will receive sign-on ID and password by e-mail on the course start date. All course work will be completed online. Please provide your wastewater operator certification number on the registration form.
SEF-8405-201WW-Primary Treatment Online04/23/201805/04/20180/30$70.00Students will explore the rudiments of wastewater treatment. The topics of this course include general issues regarding the steps in primary treatment of wastewater. Approved by NC DENR for ten (10) recertification hours for wastewater operators only. Along with reading assignments from the text, each course is enhanced with audio, up-to-date photographs, interactive exercises and online links related to the course topics. Students will receive sign-on ID and password by e-mail on the course start date. All course work will be completed online. Please provide your wastewater operator certification number on the registration form.
SEF-8400-201WW-Suspended Growth Systems Online05/21/201806/01/20180/30$70.00Students will explore the rudiments of wastewater treatment. The topics of this course include general issues regarding suspended growth systems. Approved by NC DENR for ten (10) recertification hours for wastewater operators only. Along with reading assignments from the text, each course is enhanced with audio, up-to-date photographs, interactive exercises and online links related to the course topics. Students will receive sign-on ID and password by e-mail on the course start date. All course work will be completed online. Please provide your wastewater operator certification number on the registration form.
SEF-8409-20224 Hour Moderate Risk HAZWOPER Online04/09/201804/27/20180/30$70.00OSHA-required training meeting the requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120 for HAZMAT technicians needing 24 hour Moderate Risk certification. All course work will be completed online. Students will receive sign-on ID and password by e-mail on the course start date.
SGR-8005-403Adobe Lightroom Made EasyHenderson County05/29/201807/19/2018T. Kaczmarek0/12$130.00Learn the photograph editing program, Adobe Lightroom to bring out the best in your photography. Punch up colors, make dull-looking shots vibrant, remove distracting objects and straighten skewed shots. You will also learn to manage large volumes of digital photographs, work in a non-destructive environment to allow for fearless experimentation and perform sophisticated image processing tasks to easily produce good-looking pictures and polished presentations for both web and print.
SEF-8409-20324 Hour Moderate Risk HAZWOPER Online06/04/201806/21/20180/30$70.00OSHA-required training meeting the requirements of 29 CFR 1910.120 for HAZMAT technicians needing 24 hour Moderate Risk certification. All course work will be completed online. Students will receive sign-on ID and password by e-mail on the course start date.
CSP-8700-401iPhone/iPad 250Henderson County05/24/201807/12/2018T. Kaczmarek1/11$75.00Advance your basic iPhone or iPad skills in organizing, simplifying, and being more productive in your business. Learn how to manage your time more efficiently, get more accomplished away from the office, and manage your mail, documents, photos, and other resources for your everyday needs. Find solutions for accepting payments from your iPad or iPhone to let your customers pay with credit cards or other digital payment systems. Prerequisite: either iPhone 101 or iPad 101, or equivalent experience.
AUT-8327-433Vehicle Safety InspectionTransylvania County03/26/201803/27/2018J. Galloway3/15$71.30Become a licensed Vehicle Safety Inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Safety Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8-hour safety course and pass a state certification exam administered in class to become a licensed inspector. A NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is available in the class for study purposes. Register early as class size is limited.
AUT-8321-431OBD Emission Inspection CertificationTransylvania County03/28/201803/29/2018J. Galloway1/17$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Emission Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8 hour emission course and pass a written and hands-on state certification exam administered in class for both certification and recertification. Students will be required to conduct an emissions inspection of a motor vehicle during class to successfully complete the course. Register early, class size is limited.
MNT-8016-402Industrial Maintenance - AutomationHenderson County04/13/201806/15/20180/15$186.30Gain the introductory knowledge and skill required for installing, maintaining and troubleshooting modern industrial equipment, its infrastructure and facility systems. You will learn to solve practical maintenance problems, read and interpret mechanical drawings, interpret maintenance publications and keep production equipment and systems running smoothly and efficiently. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase the required materials before class begins.
CIS-8014-401Computers 102: Savvy ContinuedHenderson County03/13/201804/17/2018T. Kaczmarek3/9$75.00Further your journey with simple to understand computer concepts. Learn how to navigate the internet, send and receive e-mail, upload and download safely to the Cloud. You will gain an understanding to security settings, search engines, netiquette and emoticons. Textbook is the continuation from Computers 101 course. Prerequisite: Computers 101 or equivalent proficiency.
AUT-8327-434Vehicle Safety InspectionTransylvania County04/25/201804/26/2018J. Galloway0/18$71.30Become a licensed Vehicle Safety Inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Safety Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8-hour safety course and pass a state certification exam administered in class to become a licensed inspector. A NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is available in the class for study purposes. Register early as class size is limited.
AUT-8327-435Vehicle Safety InspectionTransylvania County05/21/201805/22/2018J. Galloway0/18$71.30Become a licensed Vehicle Safety Inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Safety Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8-hour safety course and pass a state certification exam administered in class to become a licensed inspector. A NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is available in the class for study purposes. Register early as class size is limited.
AUT-8321-432OBD Emission Inspection CertificationTransylvania County05/23/201805/24/2018J. Galloway0/18$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Emission Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8 hour emission course and pass a written and hands-on state certification exam administered in class for both certification and recertification. Students will be required to conduct an emissions inspection of a motor vehicle during class to successfully complete the course. Register early, class size is limited.
AUT-8327-436Vehicle Safety InspectionTransylvania County06/18/201806/19/2018J. Galloway0/18$71.30Become a licensed Vehicle Safety Inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Safety Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8-hour safety course and pass a state certification exam administered in class to become a licensed inspector. A NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is available in the class for study purposes. Register early as class size is limited.
AUT-8327-437Vehicle Safety InspectionTransylvania County07/23/201807/24/2018J. Galloway0/18$71.30Become a licensed Vehicle Safety Inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Safety Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8-hour safety course and pass a state certification exam administered in class to become a licensed inspector. A NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is available in the class for study purposes. Register early as class size is limited.
AUT-8321-433OBD Emission Inspection CertificationTransylvania County07/25/201807/26/2018J. Galloway0/18$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Emission Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8 hour emission course and pass a written and hands-on state certification exam administered in class for both certification and recertification. Students will be required to conduct an emissions inspection of a motor vehicle during class to successfully complete the course. Register early, class size is limited.
CSP-8700-431iPhone/iPad 250Transylvania County05/16/201807/11/2018T. Kaczmarek0/10$75.00Advance your basic iPhone or iPad skills in organizing, simplifying, and being more productive in your business. Learn how to manage your time more efficiently, get more accomplished away from the office, and manage your mail, documents, photos, and other resources for your everyday needs. Find solutions for accepting payments from your iPad or iPhone to let your customers pay with credit cards or other digital payment systems. Prerequisite: either iPhone 101 or iPad 101, or equivalent experience.
SEF-8927-402Electronic Notary PublicHenderson County04/14/201804/14/2018P. Roberts1/19$80.00Become an electronic notary with this mandatory four-hour course. Successful participants must currently hold a valid commission as a notary public in North Carolina and score at least 80% on the final exam. Participants are required to provide an official identification, such as a valid driver's license. This course is designed for instructional areas related to individuals who want to become commissioned as an electronic notary. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act set forth in the General Statue 10B Article 2. Registration fee includes the Electronic notary class booklets needed for this class.
SEF-8927-403Electronic Notary PublicTransylvania County07/26/201807/26/2018G. Gavalas0/20$80.00Become an electronic notary with this mandatory four-hour course. Successful participants must currently hold a valid commission as a notary public in North Carolina and score at least 80% on the final exam. Participants are required to provide an official identification, such as a valid driver's license. This course is designed for instructional areas related to individuals who want to become commissioned as an electronic notary. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act set forth in the General Statue 10B Article 2. Registration fee includes the Electronic notary class booklets needed for this class.
CIS-8009-401Computers 301: Office ComputingHenderson County03/13/201805/22/2018T. Kaczmarek2/8$75.00This fast-paced course will teach you the critical skills necessary to meet workforce demands by learning Microsoft's latest operating system integrated with Microsoft Office and Google Drive. Get comfortable learning these features: manage windows and folders, sort and filter files, create and save folders both on the local PC and the Cloud, along with file sharing from the internet. Learning will be reinforced with practical hands-on projects. Some computer knowledge required. Please bring a USB drive and notebook to first class.
CSP-8689-421Intro to Macro PhotographyTransylvania County03/02/201803/23/2018K. King1/11$60.00Macro photography allows the photographer to explore familiar objects in new ways. If you want to get "up close and personal" to your photography subject, then macro photography might be for you. In this three-week workshop, we will define macro photography, review the equipment required for this art form, learn how to find, set up and photograph subject matter and post-process our images using Adobe Lightroom®. You will need to bring the following equipment to class: DSLR camera, macro lens, tripod and computer with Adobe Lightroom® (version 4 or higher, or Creative Cloud). Optional equipment: remote/shutter release.
CSP-8704-521Understanding ColorTransylvania County04/09/201806/11/2018M. Grissom8/10$60.00Gain an introduction to Color Theory and how to use color more effectively. You will develop an understanding of basic terminology and the relationships between color combinations. Experiment with mixing colors through artistic and design applications. A supply list will be provided upon registration.
CSP-8655-421Backyard ChickensTransylvania County02/21/201802/28/2018M. Dixon3/12$40.00Learn to house chickens at home. It's that time of year when chicks are at the feed store and if you want to know what is required to get started, then this course is for you. You will learn how to care for the chicks, coop requirements, basic breeds, potential problems, feed and herb use in the coop. You'll be walked through the entire process of how to be a successful chicken owner.
CIS-8014-421Computers 102: Savvy ContinuedTransylvania County03/13/201804/17/2018R. Sprouse3/7$75.00Further your journey with simple to understand computer concepts. Learn how to navigate the internet, send and receive e-mail, upload and download safely to the Cloud. You will gain an understanding to security settings, search engines, netiquette and emoticons. Textbook is the continuation from Computers 101 course. Prerequisite: Computers 101 or equivalent proficiency.
CIS-8013-422Computers 101: Becoming SavvyTransylvania County05/17/201806/14/2018R. Sprouse0/10$75.00Designed and recommended for the new computer user. Develop the skills you need to effectively operate a computer. Class is slow-paced with no computer experience required and with minimal typing involved. Learn how to navigate these features: the desktop, basic word processing, spreadsheets, along with hands-on exercises for a successful learning experience. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase required books and supplies before class begins.
SEF-8407-202HAZWOPER Refresher Online - 8 Hours04/09/201804/20/20180/30$70.00OSHA-required refresher for students who have completed HAZWOPER 40 Hour and/or 24 Hour Spill Response certifications. Training as specified in 29 CFR 1910.120. All course work will be completed online. Students will receive sign-on ID and password by e-mail on the course start date.
SEF-8407-203HAZWOPER Refresher Online - 8 Hours06/04/201806/15/20180/30$70.00OSHA-required refresher for students who have completed HAZWOPER 40 Hour and/or 24 Hour Spill Response certifications. Training as specified in 29 CFR 1910.120. All course work will be completed online. Students will receive sign-on ID and password by e-mail on the course start date.
CIS-8014-422Computers 102: Savvy ContinuedTransylvania County06/28/201807/26/2018R. Sprouse0/10$75.00Further your journey with simple to understand computer concepts. Learn how to navigate the internet, send and receive e-mail, upload and download safely to the Cloud. You will gain an understanding to security settings, search engines, netiquette and emoticons. Textbook is the continuation from Computers 101 course. Prerequisite: Computers 101 or equivalent proficiency.
CSP-8657-422Pastel PaintingTransylvania County06/28/201808/02/2018B. Kies2/9$70.00Enjoy learning the creative powers of pastel. You will learn to translate what you see into what you paint, through palette selection, use of certain materials, picking correct values (colors), composition, plus blending and layering of color. We will build on different stages, starting with sketching and drawing, blocking in and building up, leading to a successful painting. A supply list will be provided upon registration.
CSP-8288-431Reiki Energy Healing, Level ITransylvania County03/06/201803/27/2018M. Gale2/8$56.30Learn how to increase your energy level and healing ability for yourself and others. Reiki also reduces pain and stress. Reiki is gentle healing touch that complements traditional medical treatment, natural therapies and hospice care. You will practice doing Reiki on yourself and others and receive the four attunements that empower you to enhance Reiki energy through your hands. No previous experience necessary.
CSP-8679-422Basic Beginners Shag DanceTransylvania County05/24/201806/28/2018C. Bryson0/10$61.30Enjoy this fun-filled course for couples and singles who like the shag music from the sixties, while benefiting from great exercise! Learn rhythmic timing with a six-count basic shag step and simple turns. Have fun while learning the basics, male and female turns, social dance steps and lead/follow steps.
ACC-8112-431QuickBooks & Accounting BasicsTransylvania County03/06/201806/12/2018M. Ellsworth3/7$130.00Learn the basics of QuickBooks, a comprehensive accounting and financial software system used in many small to mid-sized businesses. This course includes accounting basics in order to better understand the applications and processes in QuickBooks as well as the importance of applying these basics to any business. This course is relaxed, informative and for beginners and those who want to enhance their basic accounting and QuickBooks knowledge. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase the required books before class begins.
CSP-8697-421Guitar for BeginnersTransylvania County04/12/201806/07/20184/6$60.00Learn and enjoy the basic skills in guitar technique and music fundamentals through a diverse repertoire that includes popular, folk, and country styles. The class is designed for the beginning student and it is not necessary to have any previous music experience. You will need to bring a six-string acoustic guitar (can be nylon or steel strings) and music manuscript paper (staff paper) to each class session. Students will have opportunities to recommend songs of interest for the class to learn
CSP-8695-421Expand Music Learning SkillsTransylvania County06/19/201807/19/20180/20$60.00Learn and develop your listening skills to increase your understanding of the many genres of music. You will study a variety of music styles including classical, popular, and film music. Based on principles of the aural analysis of music, you will expand your skills as a listener and enhance your enjoyment of music recordings and concerts.
ISC-8363-431Craft Beer Brewing & IndustryTransylvania County03/19/201807/18/20183/17$181.30Discover how to become a part of the growing craft beer industry. Expand your knowledge of the brewing, fermentation and production process with attention to marketing, sales and some of the NC brewery laws. Build your knowledge of the craft beer industry and beer brewing with weekly classes and onsite brewery experiences. Hear first-hand from professional brewers, guest speakers and field trips to small - to medium - sized breweries. This course provides a solid introduction to the beer universe and helps prepare for the IBD "General Certificate in Brewing" exam (registration process and exam fee information explained in class). The IBD exam is offered at Blue Ridge Community College Campus at the end of each semester. Students must be at least 21 years old to enroll in this course.
NOS-8000-421Computers 201: Windows 10Transylvania County02/21/201804/18/2018C. Duval7/3$75.00Let us show you how to personalize your computer by learning how and why the new features work in Windows 10. Organizing the Start Screen, manipulating applications, using the Control Panel, and navigating the file system are just a few of its capabilities. you will learn. This class is for the student who is familiar with computers but want to expand their knowledge. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase required books and supplies before class begins.
NOS-8000-422Computers 201: Windows 10Transylvania County05/29/201807/24/20182/8$75.00Let us show you how to personalize your computer by learning how and why the new features work in Windows 10. Organizing the Start Screen, manipulating applications, using the Control Panel, and navigating the file system are just a few of its capabilities. you will learn. This class is for the student who is familiar with computers but want to expand their knowledge. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase required books and supplies before class begins.
CIS-8009-421Computers 301: Office ComputingTransylvania County03/12/201805/07/2018C. Duval1/9$75.00This fast-paced course will teach you the critical skills necessary to meet workforce demands by learning Microsoft's latest operating system integrated with Microsoft Office and Google Drive. Get comfortable learning these features: manage windows and folders, sort and filter files, create and save folders both on the local PC and the Cloud, along with file sharing from the internet. Learning will be reinforced with practical hands-on projects. Some computer knowledge required. Please bring a USB drive and notebook to first class.
CIS-8009-431Computers 301: Office ComputingTransylvania County05/21/201807/16/20180/10$75.00This fast-paced course will teach you the critical skills necessary to meet workforce demands by learning Microsoft's latest operating system integrated with Microsoft Office and Google Drive. Get comfortable learning these features: manage windows and folders, sort and filter files, create and save folders both on the local PC and the Cloud, along with file sharing from the internet. Learning will be reinforced with practical hands-on projects. Some computer knowledge required. Please bring a USB drive and notebook to first class.
CSP-8407-431Yoga for Every BodyTransylvania County06/05/201806/28/2018C. Coffey0/15$56.30Learn to unite breath with movement, flexibility with strength and lessons "on the mat" with perspective in life. The objective of class is to facilitate your practice in a safe, noncompetitive and welcoming environment. Individuals of all ages and levels of experience are welcome. You should wear comfortable clothing and bring your own mat and towel.
RLS-8704-402Real Estate Selected TopicsHenderson County02/24/201803/17/2018R. Whitaker3/17$125.00Get 30-hours of post-licensing education. Real Estate Broker required training to assist the provisional broker to meet the 90-hour post-licensing educational requirements set forth by the North Carolina Real Estate Commission. This course consists of high-level advanced instruction covering special topics. It includes land use controls, miscellaneous law issues, sale of undeveloped land and other special topics. Textbook required: NC Real Estate Manual.
RLS-8702-403Broker Relationships and ResponsibilitieHenderson County03/05/201803/27/2018R. Whitaker8/12$125.00Real Estate Broker required training to assist the provisional broker to meet the 90-hour post-licensing educational requirements set forth by the North Carolina Real Estate Commission. Get 30-hours of post-licensing education. This course consists of high-level advanced instruction covering Agency relationships and duties to principals and third parties, working with sellers and working with buyers. This course also includes issues confronted when agents leave/change firms with the resulting licenses and education concerns. Textbook required: NC Real Estate Manual.
AUT-8327-503Vehicle Safety InspectionHenderson County03/19/201803/20/2018G. Dudas8/10$71.30Become a licensed Vehicle Safety Inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Safety Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8-hour safety course and pass a state certification exam administered in class to become a licensed inspector. A NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is available in the class for study purposes. Register early as class size is limited.
RLS-8706-403Broker Contracts & ClosingsHenderson County04/09/201805/01/2018R. Whitaker1/19$125.00Real Estate Broker required training to assist the provisional broker to meet the 90-hour post-licensing educational requirements set forth by the North Carolina Real Estate Commission. Get 30-hours of post-licensing education. This course consists of high level advanced instruction covering contracts and closing. This course will also discuss license status and education issues. Textbook required: NC Real Estate Manual.
AUT-8327-505Vehicle Safety InspectionHenderson County05/21/201805/22/2018G. Dudas0/18$71.30Become a licensed Vehicle Safety Inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Safety Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8-hour safety course and pass a state certification exam administered in class to become a licensed inspector. A NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is available in the class for study purposes. Register early as class size is limited.
RLS-8704-404Real Estate Selected TopicsHenderson County06/02/201806/23/2018R. Whitaker1/19$125.00Get 30-hours of post-licensing education. Real Estate Broker required training to assist the provisional broker to meet the 90-hour post-licensing educational requirements set forth by the North Carolina Real Estate Commission. This course consists of high-level advanced instruction covering special topics. It includes land use controls, miscellaneous law issues, sale of undeveloped land and other special topics. Textbook required: NC Real Estate Manual.
RLS-8702-404Broker Relationships and ResponsibilitieHenderson County06/04/201806/26/2018R. Whitaker0/20$125.00Real Estate Broker required training to assist the provisional broker to meet the 90-hour post-licensing educational requirements set forth by the North Carolina Real Estate Commission. Get 30-hours of post-licensing education. This course consists of high-level advanced instruction covering Agency relationships and duties to principals and third parties, working with sellers and working with buyers. This course also includes issues confronted when agents leave/change firms with the resulting licenses and education concerns. Textbook required: NC Real Estate Manual.
RLS-8706-404Broker Contracts & ClosingsHenderson County07/09/201807/31/2018R. Whitaker0/20$125.00Real Estate Broker required training to assist the provisional broker to meet the 90-hour post-licensing educational requirements set forth by the North Carolina Real Estate Commission. Get 30-hours of post-licensing education. This course consists of high level advanced instruction covering contracts and closing. This course will also discuss license status and education issues. Textbook required: NC Real Estate Manual.
AUT-8327-506Vehicle Safety InspectionHenderson County06/18/201806/19/2018G. Dudas0/18$71.30Become a licensed Vehicle Safety Inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Safety Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8-hour safety course and pass a state certification exam administered in class to become a licensed inspector. A NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is available in the class for study purposes. Register early as class size is limited.
AUT-8321-503OBD Emission Inspection CertificationHenderson County03/21/201803/22/2018G. Dudas14/4$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Emission Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8 hour emission course and pass a written and hands-on state certification exam administered in class for both certification and recertification. Students will be required to conduct an emissions inspection of a motor vehicle during class to successfully complete the course. Register early, class size is limited.
AUT-8321-504OBD Emission Inspection CertificationHenderson County04/18/201804/19/2018G. Dudas0/18$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Emission Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8 hour emission course and pass a written and hands-on state certification exam administered in class for both certification and recertification. Students will be required to conduct an emissions inspection of a motor vehicle during class to successfully complete the course. Register early, class size is limited.
AUT-8321-505OBD Emission Inspection CertificationHenderson County05/23/201805/24/2018G. Dudas0/18$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Emission Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8 hour emission course and pass a written and hands-on state certification exam administered in class for both certification and recertification. Students will be required to conduct an emissions inspection of a motor vehicle during class to successfully complete the course. Register early, class size is limited.
AUT-8321-506OBD Emission Inspection CertificationHenderson County06/20/201806/21/2018G. Dudas0/18$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD inspector or renew an existing license. This course meets the training requirements for the Auto Emission Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. A mechanic must attend an 8 hour emission course and pass a written and hands-on state certification exam administered in class for both certification and recertification. Students will be required to conduct an emissions inspection of a motor vehicle during class to successfully complete the course. Register early, class size is limited.
OSH-8051-501OSHA Stds for General Industry 10 HrHenderson County04/16/201804/18/2018T. Boardley0/18$70.00The OSHA for General Industry 10 Hour covers the major provisions of the Occupational Safety and Health Act. Participants will learn how to locate and interpret OSHA standards and how to identify critical safety and health issues with OSHA-authorized curriculum and instructor. If you wish to receive an official OSHA course completion card, please bring $5 cash, check or money order to the first class. This is a processing fee charged by the OTI Education Centers.
CAR-8126-401NCCER Core Construction Training IHenderson County03/09/201804/27/20180/18$226.30Take the first step to working in the construction industry. Enroll in the NCCER (National Center for Construction Education and Research) Core Construction class. By earning this required credential, the student will gain an understanding of topics such as Basic Safety, Critical Communication Skills on a Job Site and Introduction to Construction Drawings. Be a part of this growing field and position yourself for job growth and opportunities in this lucrative field.
CSP-8699-511Intermediate/Advanced Line DancingHenderson County05/24/201808/02/2018S. McFalls0/30$66.30Learn line dances that are more challenging. This class is for those who have taken line dance before and want to advance in knowledge and skill. This class is at a faster pace and is not recommended to beginners.
CSP-8481-511Henderson County History & Heritage IHenderson County05/31/201807/05/2018J. Giles1/19$60.00Learn about Henderson County from prehistory to the Civil War. Topics will include geography and natural resources, Cherokee history and culture, Revolutionary War and treaties with the Cherokee, early settlers and backgrounds, Appalachian culture, political and economic history, agriculture, transportation, religious history, education, early communities, black history and slavery, and contributions of women.
CSP-8482-512Henderson County History & Heritage IIHenderson County07/12/201808/14/2018J. Giles1/19$60.00This second course of Henderson County history will explore the years from the Civil War to the present. Learn about Henderson County during the Civil War, Reconstruction, the Great Depression, World Wars I and II and the post-war era. Examine the impact of cultural changes, political and economic issues, agriculture, transportation, religious history, education, industrialization, the arts, black history, and contributions of women.
CSP-8698-801Intermediate Pastel PaintingAthletics and Activity Center03/28/201805/23/2018B. Kies1/11$75.00This course will move you beyond the Pastel Painting course.You will be encouraged to push the limits to achieve exciting pastel painting knowledge. Drawing skills, creating effective color relationships and strong design will be focused on in greater detail. Wet underpaintings with sanded pastel paper will be taught. Learn to offer your own unique perspective to your work.
CSP-8698-802Intermediate Pastel PaintingAthletics and Activity Center06/27/201808/08/2018B. Kies2/10$75.00This course will move you beyond the Pastel Painting course.You will be encouraged to push the limits to achieve exciting pastel painting knowledge. Drawing skills, creating effective color relationships and strong design will be focused on in greater detail. Wet underpaintings with sanded pastel paper will be taught. Learn to offer your own unique perspective to your work.
CSP-8703-800Rubber Stamping GiftablesAthletics and Activity Center05/08/201805/29/2018A. Carroll5/3$55.00Learn how to make beautiful hand-made gift items using rubber stamps. Items include stationary items, paper bouquet, and gift boxes. Beginners and advanced stampers welcome. Please bring scissors to class. Approximate cost of supplies is $10.
CSP-8694-401Calligraphy - Uncial StyleHenderson County03/01/201803/29/2018C. Langsdorf2/8$60.00This traditional book hand style is a wonderful first experience with the broad edge calligraphy tool. Begin with pencil drills to learn the essential characteristics of this round alphabet. Formal and casual variations will be studied with a chisel marker. Supplies will be discussed during the first session. Approximate cost of supplies is $25.
CSP-8595-501Copperplate CalligraphyHenderson County04/11/201805/23/2018C. Langsdorf1/11$65.00Enjoy this introductory class in the art of pointed pen, shaded script calligraphy. We will look at the English Roundhand, copperplate and modern variations. This class will give students practice with the special tool which uses an oblique handle and a flexible, steel nib. Supplies will be discussed at first session. Approximate cost of supplies is $45.
CSP-8702-411Pointed Brushed CalligraphyHenderson County03/06/201803/17/2018C. Langsdorf1/11$55.00Enjoy the act of creating and practicing good letterforms using Brush markers. Students will begin with pencil drills to learn the essential characteristics and Brush markers will be used for finished letters and projects. Supplies will be discussed during the first session. Approximate cost of supplies is $25.
CSP-8407-413Yoga for Every BodyHenderson County05/08/201807/03/2018D. McDorman0/12$56.30Learn to unite breath with movement, flexibility with strength and lessons "on the mat" with perspective in life. The objective of class is to facilitate your practice in a safe, noncompetitive and welcoming environment. Individuals of all ages and levels of experience are welcome. You should wear comfortable clothing and bring your own mat and towel.
CSP-8407-414Yoga for Every BodyHenderson County06/20/201808/15/2018D. McDorman0/20$56.30Learn to unite breath with movement, flexibility with strength and lessons "on the mat" with perspective in life. The objective of class is to facilitate your practice in a safe, noncompetitive and welcoming environment. Individuals of all ages and levels of experience are welcome. You should wear comfortable clothing and bring your own mat and towel.
CSP-8705-401What House Style Is That?Henderson County03/21/201803/21/2018D. Gelbert2/8$30.00Learn to identify elements of popular architectural building styles seen on America's and Western North Carolina's streets and place the buildings in the proper historical era.
CSP-8696-801Eye to Hand Drawing WorkshopAthletics and Activity Center03/15/201803/15/20182/10$30.00Want to develop your passion for drawing? This 3 hour drawing intensive for beginner's or non-beginners alike, focuses on looking closely, guiding students to see the hand with an artist's eye. It is the perfect way to get your hands and eyes moving and see if you want to take a longer drawing class. Just bring a stick of vine charcoal (art supply), eraser and sketchpad to your first class.
CSP-8696-802Eye to Hand Drawing WorkshopAthletics and Activity Center05/24/201805/24/20182/9$30.00Want to develop your passion for drawing? This 3 hour drawing intensive for beginner's or non-beginners alike, focuses on looking closely, guiding students to see the hand with an artist's eye. It is the perfect way to get your hands and eyes moving and see if you want to take a longer drawing class. Just bring a stick of vine charcoal (art supply), eraser and sketchpad to your first class.
CSP-8701-411New Testament Historical StudyHenderson County03/05/201804/30/20186/6$60.00Explore the ancient writings of the New Testament, including dates of events, summary of empires in power, basic tenants of the ancient text, claims made by prominent figures of the text and the effects on modern day culture.
CSP-8549-412Qigong for Health and WellnessHenderson County03/05/201804/18/20182/10$56.30Qigong is an ancient Chinese practice with wonderful health benefits. With slow, graceful movements, visualization and breathing allows you to connect with your body and become conscious of your Qi (life force energy). Learn a classic form called Eight Piece Brocade and meditations. Qigong can be done by anyone regardless of age or health.
CSP-8643-800Advanced Card MakingAthletics and Activity Center07/24/201808/14/2018A. Carroll0/8$58.30Learn how to make four different advanced cards: Infinity, Spinner, Magic Slider and Pop & Twist. Put your paper crafting skills to work. Please bring a pair of scissors with you to class. Registration fee includes the cost of materials.
CSP-8707-801The Zentangle MethodAthletics and Activity Center03/02/201803/23/20182/10$55.00Relax and have fun creating beautiful images by drawing structured patterns with the Zentangle method. This is class is for everyone, those that don't think they can draw as well as accomplished artists. Approximate cost of supplies is $12 with details to be discussed during the first session.
CSP-8707-802The Zentangle MethodAthletics and Activity Center06/07/201806/28/20180/12$55.00Relax and have fun creating beautiful images by drawing structured patterns with the Zentangle method. This is class is for everyone, those that don't think they can draw as well as accomplished artists. Approximate cost of supplies is $12 with details to be discussed during the first session.
CSP-8706-800Making Wired-Wrapped RingsFletcher Town Hall04/17/201804/24/2018E. Till-Fidelman1/7$66.30Learn how to construct finger rings out of sterling silver and/or 14kt gold-filled wire or wire with crystals or gemstones. One, two or three rings will be made, depending on ability and time.
CSP-8599-800Wire Wrapping Pendant JewelryAthletics and Activity Center07/11/201807/11/2018E. Till-Fidelman1/7$51.30Learn to make your own professional silver wire and gemstone pendant. Experience the art of wire-wrapping through the construction of a beautiful gemstone pendant. No experience is necessary, but good eyesight or a close work magnifier or glasses is necessary. Approximate cost of supplies $25.00. Off-campus location, please see page XX for address
FLI-8761-501Beginning Spanish IIHenderson County04/12/201806/07/20183/9$70.00Continue to establish a foundation for learning the Spanish language by building vocabulary and learning basic grammar points: the simple negative, interrogatives, the verb 'to be,' expressions using the verb 'tener', prepositions time and the weather. Prerequisite: Beginning Spanish I or equivalent proficiency.
FLI-8762-501Beginning Spanish IIIHenderson County06/14/201808/09/20181/11$70.00Continue to develop listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. The main points to be covered include: irregular present tense verbs, cardinal and ordinal numbers, shortened forms of adjectives, possessive adjectives, demonstrative adjectives, and vocabulary related to times, dates, holidays, family, friends and occupations. Prerequisite: Beginning Spanish II or equivalent proficiency.
FLI-8763-511Beginning Spanish ConversationHenderson County03/14/201805/16/2018E. Marquez0/12$70.00Review the grammar and vocabulary learned in Beginning Spanish I, II, and III with conversation as the focus. Rules of stress, accent, gender, plural nouns, definite articles, personal subject pronouns, conjugation of present tense regular verbs, common conversational phrases, simple negative, interrogatives, verb 'to be,' and 'tener,' prepositions, irregular present tense verbs, cardinal and ordinal numbers, shortened forms of adjectives, possessive and demonstrative, numbers, days,months, weather, time, body parts, family, friends, occupations, clothing, city locations, ordering in a restaurant and shopping. Prerequisite: Beginning Spanish III or equivalent proficiency.
FLI-8755-511Intermediate Spanish IHenderson County06/06/201808/01/20180/12$70.00Continue to grow in your knowledge of the Spanish language. Learn stem changing verbs, commands, adverbs and topical vocabulary. Prerequisite: Beginning Spanish Conversation or equivalent proficiency.
FLI-8753-800Intermediate Spanish IIIFletcher Town Hall03/19/201805/14/2018Y. Tierson1/11$70.00Continue to practice present and past tense forms, learn the present progressive tense, work with reflexive verbs and study topical vocabulary. Prerequisite: Intermediate Spanish II or equivalent proficiency.
FLI-8753-511Intermediate Spanish IIIHenderson County03/20/201805/29/2018M. Harney1/11$70.00Continue to practice present and past tense forms, learn the present progressive tense, work with reflexive verbs and study topical vocabulary. Prerequisite: Intermediate Spanish II or equivalent proficiency.
FLI-8752-411Intermediate Spanish ConversationHenderson County06/05/201808/07/2018M. Harney0/12$70.00This course will be a review of the grammar and vocabulary learned in the Intermediate Spanish 1, 2, and 3, with an emphasis on conversation: stem changing verbs, commands, adverbs, direct and indirect objects, gustar, 'por' and 'para', preterite tense and topical vocabulary. Prerequisite: Intermediate Spanish 3 or equivalent proficiency.
CSP-8697-411Guitar for BeginnersHenderson County03/01/201804/26/20186/4$60.00Learn and enjoy the basic skills in guitar technique and music fundamentals through a diverse repertoire that includes popular, folk, and country styles. The class is designed for the beginning student and it is not necessary to have any previous music experience. You will need to bring a six-string acoustic guitar (can be nylon or steel strings) and music manuscript paper (staff paper) to each class session. Students will have opportunities to recommend songs of interest for the class to learn
CSP-8071-411French for Beginners IIHenderson County04/11/201806/06/20181/11$65.00This course is for persons who have completed French for Beginners part I or equivalent and wants to improve their language skills.
CSP-8697-511Guitar for BeginnersHenderson County05/31/201807/26/20180/12$60.00Learn and enjoy the basic skills in guitar technique and music fundamentals through a diverse repertoire that includes popular, folk, and country styles. The class is designed for the beginning student and it is not necessary to have any previous music experience. You will need to bring a six-string acoustic guitar (can be nylon or steel strings) and music manuscript paper (staff paper) to each class session. Students will have opportunities to recommend songs of interest for the class to learn
FLI-8802-411Destinos Spanish Conversation III-AHenderson County03/22/201805/24/2018M. Harney0/12$70.00Destinos teaches speaking, listening, and comprehension skills in Spanish. This telenovela, or Spanish soap opera, immerses students in everyday situations with native speakers and introduces the cultures, accents, and dialects of Mexico, Spain, Argentina, and Puerto Rico. This course will allow students to use the Imperfect Subjunctive and Past Perfect Subjunctive grammar tenses.
FLI-8803-511Destinos Spanish Conversation III-BHenderson County06/07/201808/09/2018M. Harney0/12$70.00Destinos teaches speaking, listening, and comprehension skills in Spanish. This telenovela, or Spanish soap opera, immerses students in everyday situations with native speakers and introduces the cultures, accents, and dialects of Mexico, Spain, Argentina, and Puerto Rico. This course will allow students to use the Imperfect Subjunctive and Past Perfect Subjunctive grammar tenses. This course is the second part of Destinos Spanish Conversation III.
FLI-8805-800Spanish Composition Thru Literature I BAthletics and Activity Center03/20/201805/15/2018Y. Tierson0/12$70.00Acquire new vocabulary and grammar as well as reading and writing fluency in this advanced composition and beginning literary analysis class. You will also focus on Latin America in this course in order to gain a better understanding of its culture and customs. This course is the second part of the Spanish Composition Though Literature I.
FLI-8810-800Spanish Composition Thru Literature IIAAthletics and Activity Center06/05/201807/24/2018Y. Tierson0/12$70.00Learn to combine advanced composition and beginning literary analysis through reading literature and syntax exercises in order to understand the grammar construction between the English and Spanish languages. You will acquire new vocabulary and grammar as well as reading and writing fluency. This course will also focus on Ecuador in order to gain a better understanding of its culture and customs.
FLI-8807-411Spanish Literature & Culture II-BHenderson County03/19/201805/21/2018Y. Tierson1/11$70.00Read literature to acquire new vocabulary and grammar, focusing on Argentina and Columbia to learn more about their culture and customs. This course is the second part of Spanish Literature and Culture II.
FLI-8808-511Spanish Literature & Culture III-AHenderson County06/04/201807/30/2018Y. Tierson0/12$70.00In this course students will read literature to acquire new vocabulary and grammar as well as reading and writing fluency. The course will also focus on Chile and Peru to learn their culture and customs.
SEF-8916-403Franklin Covey - 7 HabitsHenderson County04/20/201804/20/20180/25$95.007 Habits of Highly Effective People is to help you live your life in a truly effective way. Experience a paradigm shift, and get to know the 7 habits as created by Stephan R. Covey. The 7 habits are: Be Proactive, Begin with the End in Mind, Put First Things First, Think Win-Win, Seek First to Understand Then to Be Understood, Synergize and Sharpen the Saw. Applying the principles of the 7 Habits in your daily life, you will gain more personal and interpersonal growth, helping you to become a more effective person and leader.
FIP-8052-801Live Structural Burn Training02/24/201802/24/2018B. Elmore0/20$70.00This class involves the student participating in a live burn of a structure for realistic fire service training. All training should be conducted in accordance with NFPA 1403.
CSP-8019-601Motorcycle Basic RiderHenderson County04/13/201804/15/20185/7$190.00Learn the skills you need to operate a motorcycle safely in traffic, including the location and operation of your motorcycles controls. Practice riding to demonstrate you have the strength, balance, and coordination to perform straight - line riding, shifting, and turning exercises. You will also learn street riding strategies needed for riding on the highway in traffic as well as skills to avoid accidents including emergency braking, swerving, and proper cornering techniques. BRCC will provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle and must be used in this course.
CSP-8019-602Motorcycle Basic RiderHenderson County04/20/201804/22/20180/12$190.00Learn the skills you need to operate a motorcycle safely in traffic, including the location and operation of your motorcycles controls. Practice riding to demonstrate you have the strength, balance, and coordination to perform straight - line riding, shifting, and turning exercises. You will also learn street riding strategies needed for riding on the highway in traffic as well as skills to avoid accidents including emergency braking, swerving, and proper cornering techniques. BRCC will provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle and must be used in this course.
CSP-8019-603Motorcycle Basic RiderHenderson County05/11/201805/13/20180/12$190.00Learn the skills you need to operate a motorcycle safely in traffic, including the location and operation of your motorcycles controls. Practice riding to demonstrate you have the strength, balance, and coordination to perform straight - line riding, shifting, and turning exercises. You will also learn street riding strategies needed for riding on the highway in traffic as well as skills to avoid accidents including emergency braking, swerving, and proper cornering techniques. BRCC will provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle and must be used in this course.
CSP-8019-601Motorcycle Basic Rider05/24/201805/26/20180/12$190.00Learn the skills you need to operate a motorcycle safely in traffic, including the location and operation of your motorcycles controls. Practice riding to demonstrate you have the strength, balance, and coordination to perform straight - line riding, shifting, and turning exercises. You will also learn street riding strategies needed for riding on the highway in traffic as well as skills to avoid accidents including emergency braking, swerving, and proper cornering techniques. BRCC will provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle and must be used in this course.
CSP-8019-602Motorcycle Basic Rider05/31/201806/03/20180/12$190.00Learn the skills you need to operate a motorcycle safely in traffic, including the location and operation of your motorcycles controls. Practice riding to demonstrate you have the strength, balance, and coordination to perform straight - line riding, shifting, and turning exercises. You will also learn street riding strategies needed for riding on the highway in traffic as well as skills to avoid accidents including emergency braking, swerving, and proper cornering techniques. BRCC will provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle and must be used in this course.
CSP-8019-603Motorcycle Basic Rider06/07/201806/09/20180/12$190.00Learn the skills you need to operate a motorcycle safely in traffic, including the location and operation of your motorcycles controls. Practice riding to demonstrate you have the strength, balance, and coordination to perform straight - line riding, shifting, and turning exercises. You will also learn street riding strategies needed for riding on the highway in traffic as well as skills to avoid accidents including emergency braking, swerving, and proper cornering techniques. BRCC will provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle and must be used in this course.
CSP-8019-604Motorcycle Basic Rider06/21/201806/23/20180/12$190.00Learn the skills you need to operate a motorcycle safely in traffic, including the location and operation of your motorcycles controls. Practice riding to demonstrate you have the strength, balance, and coordination to perform straight - line riding, shifting, and turning exercises. You will also learn street riding strategies needed for riding on the highway in traffic as well as skills to avoid accidents including emergency braking, swerving, and proper cornering techniques. BRCC will provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle and must be used in this course.
CSP-8019-605Motorcycle Basic Rider07/05/201807/08/20180/12$190.00Learn the skills you need to operate a motorcycle safely in traffic, including the location and operation of your motorcycles controls. Practice riding to demonstrate you have the strength, balance, and coordination to perform straight - line riding, shifting, and turning exercises. You will also learn street riding strategies needed for riding on the highway in traffic as well as skills to avoid accidents including emergency braking, swerving, and proper cornering techniques. BRCC will provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle and must be used in this course.
CSP-8019-606Motorcycle Basic Rider07/26/201807/29/20180/12$190.00Learn the skills you need to operate a motorcycle safely in traffic, including the location and operation of your motorcycles controls. Practice riding to demonstrate you have the strength, balance, and coordination to perform straight - line riding, shifting, and turning exercises. You will also learn street riding strategies needed for riding on the highway in traffic as well as skills to avoid accidents including emergency braking, swerving, and proper cornering techniques. BRCC will provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle and must be used in this course.
CSP-8019-607Motorcycle Basic Rider08/02/201808/04/20180/12$190.00Learn the skills you need to operate a motorcycle safely in traffic, including the location and operation of your motorcycles controls. Practice riding to demonstrate you have the strength, balance, and coordination to perform straight - line riding, shifting, and turning exercises. You will also learn street riding strategies needed for riding on the highway in traffic as well as skills to avoid accidents including emergency braking, swerving, and proper cornering techniques. BRCC will provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle and must be used in this course.
CSP-8057-601Basic Rider Course II06/10/201806/10/20180/12$85.00Basic Rider II allows you to hone the technical and mental skills necessary to assure your safety and the safety of your passenger, as you ride your motorcycle.. Use your own bike on a controlled course to practice managing traction, stopping quickly, cornering and swerving. You have the option of including a passenger in this course. Discuss how to balance the mental and physical aspects of safe riding, manage risk, increase visibility and optimize your lane position. Learn about protective gear, rider responsibility, motorcycle inspection and care and the effects of alcohol and other drugs on riding. You have the option to test for a waiver card which exempts you from the NCDMV riding test portion required for full motorcycle endorsement on your license. You must still take the written test portion.
FIP-8913-801Fire Officer I03/03/201804/05/2018R. Alley0/20$125.00This course will present the Fire Officer candidate with the knowledge, skills, and ability to satisfy the requirements of Chapter Four of NFPA 1021: Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications. The course is designed to meet the needs of the mid-level officer/supervisor. The course is built around class lectures and interactive group exercises.
CSP-8057-602Basic Rider Course II06/24/201806/24/20180/15$85.00Basic Rider II allows you to hone the technical and mental skills necessary to assure your safety and the safety of your passenger, as you ride your motorcycle.. Use your own bike on a controlled course to practice managing traction, stopping quickly, cornering and swerving. You have the option of including a passenger in this course. Discuss how to balance the mental and physical aspects of safe riding, manage risk, increase visibility and optimize your lane position. Learn about protective gear, rider responsibility, motorcycle inspection and care and the effects of alcohol and other drugs on riding. You have the option to test for a waiver card which exempts you from the NCDMV riding test portion required for full motorcycle endorsement on your license. You must still take the written test portion.
CSP-8057-603Basic Rider Course II07/07/201807/07/20180/12$85.00Basic Rider II allows you to hone the technical and mental skills necessary to assure your safety and the safety of your passenger, as you ride your motorcycle.. Use your own bike on a controlled course to practice managing traction, stopping quickly, cornering and swerving. You have the option of including a passenger in this course. Discuss how to balance the mental and physical aspects of safe riding, manage risk, increase visibility and optimize your lane position. Learn about protective gear, rider responsibility, motorcycle inspection and care and the effects of alcohol and other drugs on riding. You have the option to test for a waiver card which exempts you from the NCDMV riding test portion required for full motorcycle endorsement on your license. You must still take the written test portion.
CSP-8057-604Basic Rider Course II07/28/201807/28/20180/12$85.00Basic Rider II allows you to hone the technical and mental skills necessary to assure your safety and the safety of your passenger, as you ride your motorcycle.. Use your own bike on a controlled course to practice managing traction, stopping quickly, cornering and swerving. You have the option of including a passenger in this course. Discuss how to balance the mental and physical aspects of safe riding, manage risk, increase visibility and optimize your lane position. Learn about protective gear, rider responsibility, motorcycle inspection and care and the effects of alcohol and other drugs on riding. You have the option to test for a waiver card which exempts you from the NCDMV riding test portion required for full motorcycle endorsement on your license. You must still take the written test portion.
CSP-8145-601Motorcycle Passenger 2-Up06/10/201806/10/20180/12$30.00This course is designed to teach the passenger to work with the motorcycle driver rather than against. As the driver learns techniques for advanced turning, braking, and swerving, the passenger learns appropriate responses for each of these maneuvers.
MKT-8447-802Guest Service GoldHenderson Co Public Library03/07/201803/14/2018S. Adams0/10$70.00Learn to provide memorable customer service in this comprehensive course to train guest service oriented line level staff members. Core competencies include the seven key elements required to consistently deliver the very highest level of guest service in all areas of the hospitality industry. Upon completion you will receive a certificate from the American Hotel & Lodging Educational Institute.
CSP-8145-602Motorcycle Passenger 2-Up06/24/201806/24/20180/12$30.00This course is designed to teach the passenger to work with the motorcycle driver rather than against. As the driver learns techniques for advanced turning, braking, and swerving, the passenger learns appropriate responses for each of these maneuvers.
CSP-8145-603Motorcycle Passenger 2-Up07/07/201807/07/20180/12$30.00This course is designed to teach the passenger to work with the motorcycle driver rather than against. As the driver learns techniques for advanced turning, braking, and swerving, the passenger learns appropriate responses for each of these maneuvers.
CSP-8145-604Motorcycle Passenger 2-Up07/28/201807/28/20180/12$30.00This course is designed to teach the passenger to work with the motorcycle driver rather than against. As the driver learns techniques for advanced turning, braking, and swerving, the passenger learns appropriate responses for each of these maneuvers.
CSP-8417-601Motorcycle Advanced Rider05/27/201805/27/20180/12$85.00This course is designed for experienced motorcycle riders who desire to learn and practice more in- depth riding techniques. Classroom activities use small group discussions and interactive activities to explore personal risk management strategies; options for cornering, braking and swerving; and ways to improve visual perception to identify collision traps. On-cycle range exercises provide practice in cornering, braking and swerving. There are no skills tests in this course. Participants must provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle.
CSP-8417-602Motorcycle Advanced Rider08/05/201808/05/20180/12$85.00This course is designed for experienced motorcycle riders who desire to learn and practice more in- depth riding techniques. Classroom activities use small group discussions and interactive activities to explore personal risk management strategies; options for cornering, braking and swerving; and ways to improve visual perception to identify collision traps. On-cycle range exercises provide practice in cornering, braking and swerving. There are no skills tests in this course. Participants must provide a safe, street-ready motorcycle.

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Refund Policy
Pursuant to the North Carolina Administrative Code Title 23, Chapter 2(D) Section, 0203(d), the college shall refund registration fees under the following circumstances:

  1. If a student officially withdraws from the class prior to the first class session the student will receive a 100% refund. NOTE: Official withdrawal requires written notification received by the Continuing Education Office prior to the first class session.
  2. If a class is canceled due to insufficient enrollment, the student will receive a 100% refund.
  3. After a class begins and a student officially withdraws from the class prior to or on the 10% point of the scheduled class hours, the student will receive a 75% refund. NOTE: For most classes, the 10% point is the first class session. Written notification must be received by the Continuing Education Office on the 10% date or 1st class session. Insurance Fees and Computer Use and Technology Fees are non-refundable.