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Course Title Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Seats taken/open Price
CSP-8019-603Motorcycle Basic Rider09/28/201809/30/20183/9$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 Rider10/05/201810/07/20181/11$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 Rider10/19/201810/21/20180/12$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 Rider10/26/201810/28/20180/12$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 Rider11/02/201811/04/20180/12$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-8033-521Learning and Loving WatercolorTransylvania County10/29/201812/10/2018M. Grissom4/11$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.
SEF-8587-402National Electrical CodeHenderson County11/03/201811/03/2018R. Ruhe3/27$70.00Earn your NEC continuing education credits. The National Electrical Code® (NEC) is the most widely adopted Code in the world. Approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the NEC is the most complete set of electrical code requirements that govern electrical installations in the interest of safety for persons and property. Stay up to date with current code changes. Bring your most current code book to class with you.
SEF-8565-509Vehicle Safety InspectionHenderson County09/24/201809/25/2018G. 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. Topics covered include an overview of DMV regulations, inspection procedures, and proper use of diagnostic equipment. NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is included in registration fee. Register early, class size is limited.
SEF-8565-510Vehicle Safety InspectionHenderson County10/22/201810/23/2018G. 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. Topics covered include an overview of DMV regulations, inspection procedures, and proper use of diagnostic equipment. NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is included in registration fee. Register early, class size is limited.
SEF-8565-511Vehicle Safety InspectionHenderson County11/26/201811/27/2018G. 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. Topics covered include an overview of DMV regulations, inspection procedures, and proper use of diagnostic equipment. NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is included in registration fee. Register early, class size is limited.
SEF-8565-512Vehicle Safety InspectionHenderson County12/10/201812/11/2018G. Dudas1/17$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. Topics covered include an overview of DMV regulations, inspection procedures, and proper use of diagnostic equipment. NC Vehicle Safety Inspection Regulations Manual is included in registration fee. Register early, class size is limited.
SEF-8566-509OBD Emissions InspectionHenderson County09/26/201809/27/2018G. Dudas8/10$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD Inspector. 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 state certification exam administered in class. Topics covered include an overview of DMV regulations, inspection procedures, and proper use of diagnostic equipment. NC Emissions/OBD Regulations Manual is included in registration fee. Register early, class size is limited.
SEF-8566-510OBD Emissions InspectionHenderson County10/24/201810/25/2018G. Dudas0/18$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD Inspector. 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 state certification exam administered in class. Topics covered include an overview of DMV regulations, inspection procedures, and proper use of diagnostic equipment. NC Emissions/OBD Regulations Manual is included in registration fee. Register early, class size is limited.
SEF-8566-511OBD Emissions InspectionHenderson County11/28/201811/29/2018G. Dudas2/16$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD Inspector. 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 state certification exam administered in class. Topics covered include an overview of DMV regulations, inspection procedures, and proper use of diagnostic equipment. NC Emissions/OBD Regulations Manual is included in registration fee. Register early, class size is limited.
SEF-8566-512OBD Emissions InspectionHenderson County12/12/201812/13/2018G. Dudas1/17$71.30Become a licensed Auto Emission/OBD Inspector. 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 state certification exam administered in class. Topics covered include an overview of DMV regulations, inspection procedures, and proper use of diagnostic equipment. NC Emissions/OBD Regulations Manual is included in registration fee. Register early, class size is limited.
CSP-8692-501Intermediate CalligraphyHenderson County10/29/201812/10/20180/15$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-8573-401Self-Publishing for Fun and ProfitHenderson County10/24/201811/14/20187/13$60.00Learn to turn your personal written and/or photographic work into a professional looking book and ebook available for sale. This class will help both the creative and editing process as well as address the steps necessary to self-publish your masterpiece. If you already have your transcript prepared or just thinking about undertaking the process, this class is for you.
CSP-8705-401What House Style Is That?Henderson County10/30/201810/30/20182/18$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-8705-411What House Style Is That?Henderson County11/08/201811/08/20181/19$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-8070-501French for Beginners IHenderson County10/10/201812/05/20181/14$65.00This is an introductory course for persons wanting to begin the study of French. Learn to acquire the basic skills necessary to listen, speak, read, write and understand French. Emphasis will be on developing conversational skills. Please bring notebook to first class.
CSP-8697-511Guitar for BeginnersHenderson County10/10/201812/05/20180/20$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
SEF-8944-406Welding IHenderson County10/16/201811/01/2018J. Gordon0/12$125.00Learn 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.
SEF-8944-407Welding IHenderson County11/20/201812/12/2018J. Gordon0/12$125.00Learn 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.
SEF-8929-402Basic Electricity IHenderson County10/02/201810/23/2018S. McCallister0/15$110.00This course is designed to introduce the students to electricity. Students will learn the basic elements and how to safely work with electricity. Included will be an overview of the principles of electricity, concepts, components, circuits, and measurement instruments.
SEF-8967-502Basic Electricity IIHenderson County11/06/201811/27/2018S. McCallister0/12$110.00Gain 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.
SEF-8970-401Print ReadingHenderson County10/22/201810/29/2018S. McCallister0/12$70.00Learn to read and understand the basic principles of print reading. This course will introduce you to the various types and principles of blueprints, shop prints and schematics used in an industrial or construction environment. Learn to interpret the different types of standard symbols and abbreviations found on drawings, schematics and wiring diagrams. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase the required book before the start of class.
SEF-8968-402NCCER Core Construction Training IHenderson County09/21/201811/03/2018M. Broome2/10$499.00Take 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.
SEF-8965-402Electrical FundamentalsHenderson County10/11/201810/11/2018J. Edwards5/10$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.
CSP-8407-412Yoga for Every BodyHenderson County10/16/201812/04/20181/19$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.
SEF-8949-402Utility Cave-In Protection-Comp PersonHenderson County11/27/201811/27/2018J. Edwards0/12$70.00Approved 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. . This course will provide 6 hours of continuing education credits to those that hold a water/wastewater license. Please bring your operator certification card(s) to class.
SEF-8971-402Pump Types, Components and RepairHenderson County11/15/201811/15/2018M. Eaker0/12$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.
CSP-8119-521Stained GlassTransylvania County10/22/201812/10/2018J. Danis-Stys3/12$81.30Learn 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-8407-431Yoga for Every BodyHenderson County10/24/201812/12/20182/18$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-8119-522Stained GlassTransylvania County10/17/201812/12/2018J. Danis-Stys1/14$81.30Learn 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
SEF-8939-402Process ControlHenderson County10/30/201810/30/2018J. Edwards4/8$70.00Approved by NC DENR for six (6) recertification hours for water and wastewater operators. Topics include: coagulation, flocculation, sedimentation, filtration, chlorination. This course will provide 6 hours of continuing education credits to those that hold a water/wastewater license. Please bring a calculator and your operator certification card(s) to class.
SEF-8966-403Intro to Maintenance ProceduresHenderson County09/28/201811/30/2018S. McCallister0/12$325.00Learn basic maintenance fundamentals for power transmission equipment in this hybrid class. Topics include equipment inspection, lubrication, alignment, and other scheduled maintenance procedures. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate knowledge of accepted maintenance procedures and practices according to current industry standards.
CSP-8033-801Learning and Loving WatercolorAthletics and Activity Center10/24/201812/05/20183/7$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-8109-421Outdoor Photography WorkshopTransylvania County09/19/201810/24/2018L. St. Romain4/4$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-8482-501Henderson County History & Heritage IIHenderson County10/11/201812/06/2018J. Giles4/16$65.00Explore Henderson County history from the Civil War to 1920. Topics include the Civil War, Reconstruction, black history, Appalachian culture and stereotypes, political and economic history, industry, agriculture, transportation, religious history, education, tourism, communities, and World War I.
CSP-8599-800Wire Wrapping Pendant JewelryFletcher Town Hall11/19/201811/26/20183/17$56.30Learn 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
CSP-8657-521Pastel PaintingTransylvania County10/19/201811/30/2018B. Kies6/6$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-8706-800Making Wired-Wrapped RingsFletcher Town Hall10/22/201810/29/20181/19$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-8647-411Dog Behavior 101Henderson County09/26/201810/31/20184/16$55.00Explore the basics of dog behavior and how to understand your pup. It will include: how to read canine body language, how to help your fearful or anxious dog and addressing common dog behavior problems to name a few of what you will learn in this class.
CSP-8680-531Beginners Shag Dance ITransylvania County10/25/201812/06/2018C. Bryson9/5$61.30Enjoy this fun-filled course for couples and singles who know the basic shag steps, female and male turns, the basic start and would like to learn more social dance steps to the shag music of the sixties. Learn lead and follow steps like the chase, the belly roll, the closed position and some basic variations to enhance your dance. Basic Beginners Shag Dance class not required but suggested prior to taking this class.
CSP-8109-511Outdoor Photography WorkshopHenderson County09/19/201810/24/20183/17$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-8657-421Pastel PaintingAthletics and Activity Center10/15/201811/19/20186/14$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-8698-803Intermediate Pastel PaintingAthletics and Activity Center10/17/201811/28/20186/14$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.
SEF-8972-501Welding IIHenderson County11/05/201811/28/2018J. Gordon0/12$155.00Gain 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.
CSP-8376-401Calligraphy in the Italic StyleHenderson County10/16/201811/06/20186/14$55.00Learn the traditional Italic style of calligraphy also known as the "go to" hand of broad edge calligraphers. You will begin with pencil drills to learn the essential characteristics of this elegant hand. Markers will be used for letters. Finished projects will help encourage you to practice at home for better personal results. Approximate cost of supplies is $25 with details to be discussed during the first session.
CSP-8668-521Introduction to Digital Photography IITransylvania County11/05/201812/05/2018K. King0/10$55.00Learn techniques and improve your photographic competency in this Level II study of digital photography. For those who have completed Introduction to Digital Photography, or are comfortable using a DSLR in Manual mode, this class is for you. Hands-on demonstration and a variety of assignments will help to further develop your photographic style. Bring a DSLR camera with manual settings to class.
CSP-8689-421Intro to Macro PhotographyTransylvania County09/21/201810/05/2018K. King3/7$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-8604-421Modern Short StoriesTransylvania County09/18/201811/06/2018K. King7/8$65.00Carry on a conversation with the authors of some of the best American short stories. Great short stories are delightfully fascinating. Reading them increases our understanding of ourselves and our world. Discussing these works allows us to appreciate them as great literature and observe how they illuminate the human condition. A list of short stories to be discussed will be provided upon registration.
CSP-8684-421U.S. Constitutional LawTransylvania County09/18/201811/06/2018C. Kale5/15$65.00Examine the origins of our Constitution from the beginning British legacy to passage of the Articles of Confederation to the monumental Constitutional Convention of 1787. Early famous landmark cases will be discussed, along with the Supreme Court procedures that continue to shape our daily lives today.
CSP-8621-401Learn to Use your iPhone/iPad for PhotoHenderson County10/02/201811/27/2018T. Kaczmarek2/13$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-8700-401iPhone/iPad 250Henderson County10/04/201811/29/2018T. Kaczmarek0/15$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.
CSP-8688-501iPhone/iPad 201: Beyond the BasicsHenderson County10/02/201811/27/2018T. Kaczmarek8/7$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-8569-800Rubber Stamping TechniquesAthletics and Activity Center10/02/201810/23/20186/9$63.00Gain a better understanding of rubber stamping techniques. This course will cover advanced embossing, card folds and coloring techniques all of which are important in taking the art of stamping to the next level. In this class you will complete nine cards, a gift bag, a gift tag and a gift box. Registration fee includes the cost of materials.
SEF-8571-406SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Exam Prep CourseHenderson County09/29/201811/10/2018T. Sparks1/19$995.00Establish yourself as a globally recognized human resource expert by earning the new standard in HR certification. This comprehensive review of SHRM Learning System materials covers the nine SHRM-developed HR Competencies. The HR Expertise competency is then addressed through in-depth coverage of 15 Functional areas under the four general headings of People, Organization, Workplace, and Strategy. This course prepares students to take either the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP exams.
SEF-8975-402Disinfection for Water & WastewaterHenderson County09/20/201809/20/2018J. Edwards5/11$70.00Learn the common methods of disinfection and the associated risk of each type of disinfection. This course is a re-certification course for water and wastewater operators. Please bring your operators card to class.
SEF-8976-501Math Refresher for Water & WastewaterHenderson County12/11/201812/11/2018J. Edwards3/13$70.00This is a six hour re-certification course for water and wastewater treatment plant operators. Learn about math, conversions and the use of formulas to determine volumes, flows, retention times, loading rates and other pertinent math operations. Please bring a calculator to class.
CSP-8715-411Dog Grooming 10210/15/201811/19/20184/6$175.00Advance your knowledge and skills as you learn about breed groups, breed patterns, styling techniques of particular breeds, grooming the senior pet, and grooming the neglected pet. This course builds on the skills learned in Dog Grooming 101. You must have taken Dog Grooming 101 to take this course.
CSP-8717-412NC Concealed Carry Handgun TrainingHenderson County09/24/201809/25/20181/11$100.00Learn the legal issues around a concealed carry permit, handgun safety and proper storage, different types of handguns, how to proper clean and maintenance a handgun and so much more in the NC Concealed Carry Handgun (CCH) NCDOJ Standard Course. The registration fee includes the State DOJ CCH Training guide and other materials needed for this class. No guns or live ammunition are allowed to be brought to campus for this course
CSP-8717-511NC Concealed Carry Handgun TrainingHenderson County10/22/201810/23/20181/11$100.00Learn the legal issues around a concealed carry permit, handgun safety and proper storage, different types of handguns, how to proper clean and maintenance a handgun and so much more in the NC Concealed Carry Handgun (CCH) NCDOJ Standard Course. The registration fee includes the State DOJ CCH Training guide and other materials needed for this class. No guns or live ammunition are allowed to be brought to campus for this course
CSP-8717-512NC Concealed Carry Handgun TrainingHenderson County12/10/201812/11/20180/15$100.00Learn the legal issues around a concealed carry permit, handgun safety and proper storage, different types of handguns, how to proper clean and maintenance a handgun and so much more in the NC Concealed Carry Handgun (CCH) NCDOJ Standard Course. The registration fee includes the State DOJ CCH Training guide and other materials needed for this class. No guns or live ammunition are allowed to be brought to campus for this course
CSP-8709-401Pencil, Perspective & DrawingAthletics and Activity Center10/25/201811/15/20185/5$60.00Learn a unique approach in how to draw. Starting with the pencil, you will gain understanding of the full range of pencils, values, and marks. You will explore an in depth lesson of 1 & 2 point perspective, the illusive magic of foreshortening and how you pull it all together. This very structured drawing class will allow you to gain confidence in learning to draw what you see while gaining a full appreciation and understanding of how to use these tools in your drawings.
SEF-8986-401EDIT Your Script for Contests, etc.!Henderson County10/15/201812/06/20182/18$130.00Learn how to identify the main characters' strengths, weaknesses, behavior and misbehaviors in a screenplay. You will clearly state the project's strengths and worthiness, escalate each scene as it relates to conflict then demonstrate conflict within the scope of the overall storyline. Class will be divided into groups to discuss each member's project and offer suggestions to strengthen each scene, state the developmental weakness' of their characters' misbehavior, support their characters' emotional depth and defend the value of their project to the entire class. You will be expected to write between 3-10 pages for the next class discussion.
CSP-8713-511Dog Behavior 102Henderson County10/23/201811/27/20180/15$55.00Continue your in-depth look at dog behavior, which will include how and why to bond with your dog, what dogs want and need and the importance of your own beliefs and attitudes. You will need to have taken dog behavior 101 or a solid experimental understanding of dog behavior.
CSP-8716-401Fun with iPhone and iPad AppsHenderson County10/25/201812/06/2018T. Kaczmarek1/14$75.00Advance your knowledge of Apps that come on your iPhone and iPad and the many others that are available for download. You will review some of the millions that cover topics including health, security, games, and so many other topics. Bring your iPhone or iPad to class and be sure to know your Apple ID and password. If you have forgotten either we'll also cover how to discover your Apple ID or reset your password. A basic working knowledge of your Apple device is also required.
CSP-8712-421Digital Scrapbooking for BeginnersTransylvania County10/03/201810/31/2018K. King0/10$60.00Save your memories! Digital scrapbooking allows you to save precious information in a more secure way and makes sharing those memories with others easier. You will learn how to use Photoshop Elements® to edit images, create simple templates, use digi-kits, and retouch old photos. We will cover clone stamping, adding text, and other tips and tricks. You'll also learn about working with brushes and textures to create your own papers and backgrounds. Students may bring a laptop computer with Adobe Photoshop Elements® (version 12 or higher) and a selection of digital images to work with. A limited number of computers (with Elements version 11) will be available for students to use during class.
SEF-8989-411German for Beginners IHenderson County10/03/201812/12/201812/18$70.00Experience learning another language. In this first of a two part introductory course, you begin the study of the German language. Learn to acquire the basic skills necessary to listen, speak, read, write and understand German. Emphasis will be on developing conversational and reading and writing skills.
CSP-8690-521Leather MoccasinsTransylvania County10/31/201811/07/2018M. Dixon1/8$68.30Learn how to make a unique gift for that certain someone by hand crafting a pair of soft sole leather moccasins. This one day class will take you from tracing the pattern on leather, cutting them out, punching the sewing holes and then sewing your materials together. Once construction is complete, you can decorate your moccasins any way you desire. Registration fee includes the cost of materials used during class.
CSP-8690-531Leather MoccasinsTransylvania County10/30/201811/06/2018M. Dixon1/8$68.30Learn how to make a unique gift for that certain someone by hand crafting a pair of soft sole leather moccasins. This one day class will take you from tracing the pattern on leather, cutting them out, punching the sewing holes and then sewing your materials together. Once construction is complete, you can decorate your moccasins any way you desire. Registration fee includes the cost of materials used during class.
MKT-8447-421Guest Service GoldTransylvania County09/18/201809/20/2018S. Adams2/18$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-8563-601Wilderness First Aid TrainingHenderson County10/20/201810/21/20184/16$201.30Prepare for the unexpected with this WFA course. Incorporating fast paced, hands-on training designed to meet the needs of trip leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and individuals working in remote locations. This course will prepare you to care for people who become ill or injured far from definitive medical care. Classroom lectures and demonstrations are combined with realistic scenarios where mock patients will challenge you to integrate your learning. At the end of the course, you will have the knowledge, skills and ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations
SEF-8916-404Franklin Covey - 7 HabitsHenderson County10/25/201810/25/20183/22$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.
SEF-8927-421Electronic Notary PublicTransylvania County09/21/201809/21/2018G. Gavalas3/17$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-8927-601Electronic Notary PublicHenderson County11/17/201811/17/2018P. Roberts0/20$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.
SEF-8132-603Notary Public EducationHenderson County12/15/201812/15/2018G. Gavalas0/20$80.00The 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.
HOS-8086-5214-HR Servsafe Food Safety Manager ReviewTransylvania County11/02/201811/02/2018A. 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.
SEF-8132-423Notary Public EducationTransylvania County11/30/201811/30/2018G. Gavalas2/18$80.00The 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-8132-422Notary Public EducationTransylvania County10/05/201810/05/2018G. Gavalas11/9$80.00The 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-8132-602Notary Public EducationHenderson County10/27/201810/27/2018P. Roberts4/16$80.00The 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-8969-501OSHA 10-Hour General Industry StandardsHenderson County10/16/201810/25/2018T. Boardley0/16$80.00The 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 cash, check or money order to the first class. There is a processing fee charged by the OTI Education Centers.
SEF-8984-501Computers 102: Savvy ContinuedHenderson County10/15/201811/19/20183/9$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.
CSP-8688-521iPhone/iPad 201: Beyond the BasicsTransylvania County10/03/201811/28/2018T. Kaczmarek2/18$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-8621-521Learn to Use your iPhone/iPad for PhotoTransylvania County10/03/201811/28/2018T. Kaczmarek2/18$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-8716-531Fun with iPhone and iPad AppsTransylvania County10/03/201811/07/2018T. Kaczmarek1/19$75.00Advance your knowledge of Apps that come on your iPhone and iPad and the many others that are available for download. You will review some of the millions that cover topics including health, security, games, and so many other topics. Bring your iPhone or iPad to class and be sure to know your Apple ID and password. If you have forgotten either we'll also cover how to discover your Apple ID or reset your password. A basic working knowledge of your Apple device is also required.
AUT-8327-432Vehicle Safety InspectionTransylvania County09/24/201809/25/2018J. Galloway0/15$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.
SEF-8401-201WW Treatment-Fixed Film Process OnlineInternet-Based Course09/17/201809/28/2018M. Eaker0/30$90.00Students will explore the rudiments of wastewater treatment. The topics of this course include general issues regarding the trickling filter process when treating 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.
AUT-8327-531Vehicle Safety InspectionTransylvania County10/22/201810/23/2018J. Galloway1/19$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.
SEF-8402-201WW Treatment-Pollution Control OnlineInternet-Based Course10/08/201810/19/2018M. Eaker0/30$90.00Students 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.
AUT-8327-532Vehicle Safety InspectionTransylvania County11/26/201811/27/2018J. Galloway0/20$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-8327-533Vehicle Safety InspectionTransylvania County12/03/201812/04/2018J. Galloway0/20$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.
SEF-8981-511Spanish Literature & Culture II-BHenderson County10/22/201812/10/20181/14$70.00Read literature to acquire new vocabulary and grammar, focusing on Argentina and Columbia to learn more about their culture and customs.
SEF-8403-201WW Treatment-Pond Systems OnlineInternet-Based Course10/15/201810/26/2018M. Eaker1/29$90.00Students 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 OnlineInternet-Based Course10/29/201811/09/2018M. Eaker0/30$90.00Students 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 OnlineInternet-Based Course11/05/201811/16/2018M. Eaker0/30$90.00Students 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-8406-201WW Treatment-Disinfect-Chlorin OnlineInternet-Based Course11/19/201811/30/2018M. Eaker0/30$90.00Students will explore the rudiments of wastewater treatment. The topics of this course include general issues operators face when disinfecting 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-8407-201HAZWOPER Refresher Online - 8 HoursInternet-Based Course09/17/201809/28/2018M. Eaker1/29$90.00OSHA-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-8407-202HAZWOPER Refresher Online - 8 HoursInternet-Based Course10/15/201810/26/2018M. Eaker0/30$90.00OSHA-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 HoursInternet-Based Course11/19/201811/30/2018M. Eaker0/30$90.00OSHA-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.
CSP-8711-521Christmas DecorationsTransylvania County10/24/201810/24/2018M. Dixon0/20$52.30Add to the joy of Christmas while learning to decorate this season with your own handmade decorations. You will make a leather pattern for your tree, another out of wood requiring paint, and if time permits, even more. Become creative making those special decorations out of leather, wood and beads. Registration fee includes the cost of materials.
CSP-8711-531Christmas DecorationsTransylvania County10/25/201810/25/2018M. Dixon0/20$52.30Add to the joy of Christmas while learning to decorate this season with your own handmade decorations. You will make a leather pattern for your tree, another out of wood requiring paint, and if time permits, even more. Become creative making those special decorations out of leather, wood and beads. Registration fee includes the cost of materials.
AUT-8321-431OBD Emission Inspection CertificationTransylvania County09/26/201809/27/2018J. Galloway2/18$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-8321-531OBD Emission Inspection CertificationTransylvania County12/05/201812/06/2018J. Galloway0/20$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.
CIS-8014-521Computers 102: Savvy ContinuedTransylvania County10/16/201811/13/2018R. Sprouse1/9$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.
NOS-8000-421Computers 201: Windows 10Transylvania County10/11/201812/06/2018C. Duval3/7$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 County10/15/201812/10/20182/8$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.
OST-8000-421Microsoft ExcelTransylvania County09/21/201811/16/2018R. Sprouse0/10$75.00Learn to enter, calculate, analyze and visually represent numerical data with customized charts, create and edit worksheets, manipulate formulas and functions and format cell properties. Microsoft Excel is the most prominent spreadsheet program in today's business world. Professionals in all career fields are now expected to have a comfortable working knowledge of Excel and this class will ensure you understand the basics. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase the required book before class begins.
SEF-8995-401Computers 301: Office ComputingHenderson County10/04/201811/29/2018T. Kaczmarek3/9$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.
SEF-8998-401Mentoring as a Business StrategyHenderson County09/25/201809/25/20180/20$75.00Learn to leverage the experience within your organization to positively impact key performance drivers such as recruitment, diversity, employee engagement, turnover, retention, and company culture. Mentoring is a high-impact; low-cost method of training that can be a "game-changer" for your organization. Develop and implement a mentoring program tailored for your company's goals and objectives including. The selection process, pairing process, the development of training for mentors and protégés, and evaluations to assess the impact to program goals will be covered. Discussed will be strategies on how to present the benefits of mentoring to the "C" suite and gain their buy-in.
SEF-8997-401Importance of Organizational CultureHenderson County11/01/201811/01/20182/18$75.00Learn why, "Culture Eats Strategy for breakfast." Discuss organizational culture and its impact on every other aspect of your company's bottom-line results. Why do some companies have a great culture while others miss the mark? Who drives culture within an organization and who can influence cultural change? Learn the answers to these and many other questions while sharing and learning from class participants.
SEF-8996-401Building Teams That Work!Henderson County11/15/201811/15/20183/17$75.00Build teams that work. How many times have you seen it? Something goes wrong and everyone on the leadership team quickly tries to deflect blame or worse - throw one another under the proverbial bus. The concept of winning as a team is easy to talk about but hard to incorporate. In his book, "The Advantage," Patrick Lencioni provides the basis for this course where participants will learn to identify positive team traits and those that will surely spell disaster for teams if they fall into old patterns. The course will also incorporate other proven teambuilding techniques to help you build and grow great teams.
CSP-8722-401Smart Home Basics: Getting StartedHenderson County11/05/201812/03/2018T. Kaczmarek5/7$55.00Making your home a Smart Home. Knowing where to start and choosing from among the many products available today can be intimidating. In this course we will cover the first steps you need to consider in this fun journey, the possibilities in Smart Home technologies, and what requirements you should look for before buying. No special skills or equipment is required in this course, just an interest to learn.
SEF-8409-20224 Hour Moderate Risk HAZWOPER OnlineInternet-Based Course10/29/201811/19/2018M. Eaker0/30$90.00OSHA-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.
SEF-8993-401Intermediate ExcelHenderson County10/15/201810/31/20184/16$75.00Apply your basic Excel skills to business situations. You will summarize data and use formulas; format and analyze data using tables, charts and graphs. The pace of this class assumes the student has basic Excel skills and is comfortable with worksheets. Pre-requisites: Basic Excel Skills.
SEF-8994-401Advanced ExcelHenderson County11/26/201812/12/20181/19$75.00Increase your knowledge with Excel's powerful analytical and decision making tools. Advanced Excel is all about analyzing data using specialized tools such as specialized functions, lookups, pivot tables, and automation, resulting in time saving skills and stronger decision making. This class is paced for students comfortable with excel. Pre-requisites: Intermediate Excel skills: Formulas, formatting, graphs & charts and tables & ranges.
SEF-8993-412Intermediate ExcelHenderson County10/09/201810/25/20183/17$75.00Apply your basic Excel skills to business situations. You will summarize data and use formulas; format and analyze data using tables, charts and graphs. The pace of this class assumes the student has basic Excel skills and is comfortable with worksheets. Pre-requisites: Basic Excel Skills.
SEF-8994-413Advanced ExcelHenderson County11/06/201811/29/20181/19$75.00Increase your knowledge with Excel's powerful analytical and decision making tools. Advanced Excel is all about analyzing data using specialized tools such as specialized functions, lookups, pivot tables, and automation, resulting in time saving skills and stronger decision making. This class is paced for students comfortable with excel. Pre-requisites: Intermediate Excel skills: Formulas, formatting, graphs & charts and tables & ranges.
SEF-8545-531Introduction to Bicycle MechanicsTransylvania County11/06/201811/13/20189/1$71.30Learn the essentials of assembling, adjusting and basic maintenance of today's high quality bicycles. This course is designed to help prepare students to work as shop assemblers and fleet maintenance personnel. This course will start to prepare you for the BSE Level 1 Certification. Students are required to bring an essential tool kit to the first class (approximate value $50 - list of required tools available upon request).
SEF-8560-531Bicycle Mechanics IITransylvania County11/20/201811/27/20188/2$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).
SEF-8573-531Bicycle Mechanics IIITransylvania County12/04/201812/11/20185/5$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.
SEF-9000-401Future of Performance ManagementHenderson County10/09/201810/09/20180/20$75.00Be more agile with performance management practices. Ditch the antiquated practice of annual performance reviews in favor of this best practice for your organization. With technology growing exponentially, business has had to adapt and keep up with the times or face irrelevance. And while many business practices and processes have changed to keep up, the annual performance review has remained virtually unchanged for the past 70 years. Learn what your organization can (and must) do to maintain relevancy and even grow your engagement scores (and your market share) by offering more directed, timely feedback and have fun doing it.
ELC-8123-504Basic Electricity IIHenderson County11/06/201811/27/2018S. McCallister0/20$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.
ELC-8014-401Basic ElectricityHenderson County10/02/201810/23/2018S. McCallister1/14$91.30This course is designed to introduce the students to electricity. Students will learn the basic elements and how to safely work with electricity. Included will be an overview of the principles of electricity, concepts, components, circuits, and measurement instruments.
MNT-8016-403Industrial Maintenance - Automation09/28/201811/30/2018S. McCallister1/11$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.
SEF-8945-511Beginning Spanish IIHenderson County10/16/201812/04/20186/9$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.
BPR-8004-402Print ReadingHenderson County10/22/201810/29/2018S. McCallister0/12$75.00Learn to read and understand the basic principles of print reading. This course will introduce you to the various types and principles of blueprints, shop prints and schematics used in an industrial or construction environment. Learn to interpret the different types of standard symbols and abbreviations found on drawings, schematics and wiring diagrams. Please visit the BRCC bookstore to purchase the required book before the start of class.
APP-8203-406Welding IHenderson County10/16/201811/01/2018J. Gordon3/6$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-8203-407Welding IHenderson County11/13/201812/06/2018J. 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-8204-505Welding IIHenderson County11/05/201811/28/2018J. Gordon2/10$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.
RLS-8702-405Broker Relationships and ResponsibilitieHenderson County10/06/201811/03/2018R. Whitaker7/13$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-8706-405Broker Contracts & ClosingsHenderson County10/29/201811/26/2018R. Whitaker4/16$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.
FLI-8761-531Beginning Spanish IITransylvania County10/21/201812/11/2018E. Marquez1/19$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-8756-531Advanced Spanish ITransylvania County10/11/201812/06/2018E. Marquez0/20$70.00You will focus on the imperfect tense and compare its uses with those of the preterit tense. Continue to learn new vocabulary by topic. Prerequisite: Intermediate Spanish Conversation or equivalent proficiency..
CSP-8062-501Exploring ClayHenderson County10/16/201812/11/20189/1$136.30Learn 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-8062-511Exploring ClayHenderson County10/17/201812/12/20187/3$136.30Learn 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-8170-412Intermediate PotteryHenderson County10/11/201812/06/20186/4$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-8170-501Intermediate PotteryHenderson County10/15/201812/10/20189/1$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.
SEF-9007-909A to Z Grant Writing - DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker1/29$90.00Learn the skills and tools you need to enter the exciting field of grant writing with this invigorating and informative course! You'll learn how to raise needed funds by discovering how and where to look for potential funders who are a good match for your organization. You'll also learn how to network and develop true partnerships with a variety of funders, how to organize a successful grant writing campaign, and how to put together a complete proposal package. This course speaks mainly to nonprofit organizations, schools, religious institutions, and municipalities seeking grants from foundation, corporate, government, and individual donors. It's also an excellent primer for individuals wishing to become grant writing consultants or community grant writing volunteers. Many of this course's elements also easily translate to the for-profit field and to individual artists, and material specifically designed for businesses and individuals is included. No matter who you are or what level of experience you have, you'll find the A to Z of writing and submitting successful proposals here!
CSP-8620-800Mixed Media Painting10/08/201811/26/2018L. Erickson2/10$65.00Learn 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.
ELC-8017-801N C Electrician Continuing Education PreparationArvin Meritor09/25/201809/26/2018R. Ruhe0/25$70.00Renew your license. Get eight hours of continuing education credit for NC licensed electrical contractors. Receive updated information on the latest changes in the National Electric Code. Review new materials and procedures, as well as related code requirements. Optional textbook is "Stallcup's Illustrated 2011 Code Changes." Books are available at the BRCC Bookstore.
SEF-8933-909Speed Spanish - DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker0/35$90.00Imagine yourself speaking, reading and writing Spanish. Now you can with Speed Spanish! This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn Spanish pronto. You'll learn six easy recipes for gluing Spanish words together to form sentences. In no time at all, you'll be able to go into any Spanish speaking situation and converse in Spanish. ¡Qué Bueno!
SEF-8937-909Explore Admin Medical Care-DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker0/35$90.00Are you interested in a career in the medical field-and are you seeking job security and room for advancement? Here's your chance to learn all about the exciting job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA). In this course, you'll explore the many responsibilities of an AMA, from making appointments and handling the front desk to creating a medical chart and verifying patients' insurance. In addition, you'll learn to perform check-out tasks including creating a receipt, posting patients' charges, and filing a medical chart. And finally, you'll delve into the basics of diagnostic and procedural coding and insurance billing.
SEF-8935-909Medical Terminology - DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker1/34$90.00This course teaches medical terminology from an anatomical approach. Root terms are divided by each body system. The origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage is provided for each root term. Word Associations are provided as a learning tool. Unusual and interesting information is provided in regards to each term. Root terms are combined with prefixes and suffixes as your learning will culminate in the interpretation of several paragraphs of medical notes.
SEF-9004-909Creating Web Pages - DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker1/34$90.00Create and post your very own Web site on the Internet using HTML in this extensive, hands-on, six-week workshop. First, you will learn about the capabilities of the World Wide Web and the fundamentals of web design. Then, with your instructor's patient guidance, you'll plan the content, structure and layout of your Web site, create pages full of neatly formatted text, build links between the pages and to the outside world, and add color, backgrounds, graphics, and tables. You will also learn critical and timely information on securing the best possible location in search engine listings, and powerful no-cost or low-cost web marketing strategies.
SEF-8172-909Understanding Adolescence - DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker1/34$80.00To know your kids is to love them. In this course, an experienced social worker will help you gain a deep understanding and appreciation of your adolescent's development and behavior. You'll uncover the secrets of the adolescent mind and gain valuable information on how they think, how they feel, how their identities develop, and what steps you can take to ensure that you are well prepared to meet the needs of the teens in your life.
SEF-9020-909Teaching Math: Grades 4-6 - DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker1/34$90.00Learn the best ways to walk students through the complexities of elementary school math. From teaching them the best way to learn complicated vocabulary to turning them into problem-solving detectives, you'll discover lots of fun and practical ways to extend your students' learning into their homes, the community, and the world.
SEF-9019-909Spanish for Law Enforcement-DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker0/35$90.00With more and more Spanish-speaking people living in the United States every year, learning the Spanish language is becoming ever more important-especially in the field of law enforcement, where clear and quick communication is crucial. Mastering basic Spanish will give you more power to handle situations involving Spanish-speaking victims, witnesses, or criminals. Adding Spanish skills to your résumé may open the door to new job opportunities. This course will teach you the basic Spanish phrases you need from making casual conversation to handling life-or-death situations. You'll start with simple vocabulary for everyday topics including colors, numbers, conversational phrases, family names, and words for asking questions. Next, you'll learn Spanish terminology you can use during arrests, traffic stops, medical emergencies, and other common law enforcement situations. This course will focus specifically on Spanish for law enforcement personnel.
SEF-9017-909Computer Skills for the Workplace - DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker1/34$90.00Learn to survive and prosper in today's fast-changing workplace with this great introduction to Windows 10 and Office 2016. This course is designed to provide you the fundamental computer skills with a focus on practical application using software most common to the workplace. You will learn to implement the powers of modern office software to work faster and more efficiently. Gain the skills and knowledge to send messages across the country via e-mail; use a spreadsheet to create a graph and paste it into a report; add and edit data in a database; understand the implications of file sizes, memory limitations, and network arrangements; and recognize the function and features of modern computer components. Upon course completion you will know why employers consider technological literacy critical to the success of their organization.
SEF-9021-909Blogging and Podcasting for BeginnersInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker1/34$80.00Learn to create, manage, and promote your own blog and audio and video podcast using tools that you already have on your computer-no paid software or equipment is needed. Perhaps you'd like to try out podcasting too. You can and it's easy. Guided by an expert instructor, you'll find that creating a blog and podcast is much easier than you ever imagined. You'll begin by developing a plan for the content, setup, and long-term maintenance of a blog, and then you'll use free blogging software like Blogger and WordPress to put that plan into action. After that, you'll learn to record a professional-sounding audio podcast with a very simple recording tool. You'll edit the file with another free software program, add music and then post it online for others to enjoy. Your instructor will guide you through all these steps. Finally, you'll find out how to record a video podcast. You'll use pre-recorded video to learn the editing process, and then you'll apply what you've learned to your own video file. You'll edit it, add special effects, drop in a podcasting-safe music file, and then publish it online. Through hands-on exercises, discover the benefits of using free web tools like Blogger, WordPress, Audacity, and YouTube. By the end of this course, you'll be amazed how much you've accomplished.
SEF-9022-909Intro to Internet Writing Markets-DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker1/34$90.00Learn the secrets of how to be successful in publishing online. Learn about search skills, website traffic evaluation, identifying your own expertise and gathering it into a CV, research strategies, RSS feeds, online interview tips, crowdfunding large projects, and more. Markets are different on the Internet, so you'll take an in-depth look. From paying publications to setting up a passive income earning stream, you'll go from the familiar, like online magazines, to the lesser known, like freelance marketplaces, along with different types of online jobs for writers. The Internet provides unlimited opportunities, whether you just have a few hours a week to blog or want a full-time publishing career or just plan to promote your books or business on the Web. This course shows you the hundreds of different choices you have, and helps you set your own goals. By the end of the course, you'll have your very own publishing plan, from the steps to take in developing your platform or brand, to the markets that will help you accomplish your goals. Ever wondered if it would be better to start a WordPress blog or a Twitter microblog? Whether it's legal to publish fan fiction or not? How you can make extra money if you also take photos or make videos? This course will answer all your questions about Internet publishing.
CSP-8161-909Where Does All My Money Go? - DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker0/35$80.00Learn the basics of how to get control of your finances rather than letting them control you. If you get frustrated that you never seem to get ahead, if you and your family constantly argue about money, wonder where your money went last month, or you have trouble saving money and wish you had financial security, and need to work on paying down your debt but don't know where to find the money, this on line course can help you. It is the help you need before learning about investing, debt elimination, retirement or college planning. Start to make conscious decisions about spending and saving. Make your own informed choices about where you want it to go. Learn to fund your dreams and to save money for everything from emergencies to vacations. If you have ever felt lost about where to start working on your finances, this course is for you. This course is an investment in your future and will save the cost of the course many times over by applying what you learn.
SEF-9023-909Mind-Body Therapies Bundle-DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201802/11/2019M. Eaker1/34$249.00Enhance your professional marketability in this Therapies Bundle. Students will earn a certificate in Energy, Meditation, Mindfulness and Stress Management. You will become knowledgeable, skilled and increase your committed professional credentials upon success completion of the four (4) disciplines. You will increase your skills and understanding in this multidisciplinary experience.
SEF-9024-909Business Marketing Writing-DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker0/35$90.00Learn to write or identify copy that achieves business and marketing goals in this fun, introductory course. Whether you are a writer working in the business world or a marketing professional responsible for obtaining great marketing copy or perhaps your boss made you the company writer but you've never had any training or if you're just interested in a writing or marketing, this course will teach you to write or identify copy that achieves business and marketing goals. Using clear explanations, real-life examples, and an animated style, the course solidifies the relationship between business and marketing principles and written communications. You'll learn how business and marketing objectives affect writing choices. You'll get practical writing instruction in grammar, clarity, structure and more. You'll understand issues unique to this discipline, such as buzzwords, working with a team, and marketing ethics. Whether you seek to improve your own writing or learn to identify effective copy, this course will help you understand the power of writing.
SEF-9025-909Advanced Excel 2016-DLInternet-Based Course09/12/201811/02/2018M. Eaker1/34$90.00Learn to effectively use the advanced Excel features in this practical and information-packed course. Most organizations rely heavily on Excel to consolidate, analyze, and report financial information. By learning these advanced techniques, you can become more valuable. You'll see how to work with the additional analysis tools provided by Excel add-ins and become skilled in using validation to protect the integrity of your worksheets. Impress your coworkers by learning how to add functional and eye-catching custom controls and how to use scenarios and data tables to quickly perform what-if data analysis. Discover ways to work with databases and advanced techniques for PivotTables, like creating Timelines, calculated fields, and calculated items. Learn to use Excel's consolidation function to efficiently summarize data from multiple sources, become adept at importing external data using Excel's built-in Power Query tool, and master the art of conditional formatting to highlight duplicate entries and other common worksheet problems. Learn how Excel 2016 table tools take the complexity out of table creation and management. As you become proficient at nesting functions within other functions, you'll be able to accomplish just about anything Microsoft Excel has to offer!
AUT-8327-510Vehicle Safety InspectionHenderson County10/22/201810/23/2018G. Dudas0/20$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-8327-511Vehicle Safety InspectionHenderson County11/26/201811/27/2018G. Dudas0/20$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-8327-512Vehicle Safety InspectionHenderson County12/10/201812/11/2018G. Dudas0/20$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-8321-510OBD Emission Inspection CertificationHenderson County10/24/201810/25/2018G. Dudas0/20$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-8321-511OBD Emission Inspection CertificationHenderson County11/28/201811/29/2018G. Dudas0/20$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-8321-512OBD Emission Inspection CertificationHenderson County12/12/201812/13/2018G. Dudas0/20$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.
SEF-9012-401Basics of Local Government FinanceHenderson County09/24/201809/24/20184/46$125.00This course is an overview of the basics of local government finance in North Carolina from a very practical perspective.

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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.