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Northeast to hold more classes in November at West Point and Norfolk Campuses | KTIC Radio

Northeast to hold more classes in November at West Point and Norfolk Campuses

Northeast to hold more classes in November at West Point and Norfolk Campuses

Northeast will hold more classes in November at their West Point and Norfolk Campuses. Class information can be found below:

 

NORFOLK – The Allied Health Division at Northeast Community College will offer another Heart Code – BLS for Healthcare Provider Online & Skills Session course, beginning soon.

The first portion of this course (HLTH 5300/18F & CRN #60082) is web-based and is available on-line
24 hours a day. The skills session meets Saturday, November 3, from 8 a.m.-12 p.m., in Room 101 of the Arlo Wirth Building on the Norfolk campus.

The Basic Life Support course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking. This course is designed for the first time or renewal certification and has two parts for completion.

Part 1 provides a flexible alternative to classroom training. Part 2 is a skills session where hands on practice and competency testing are completed with a Certified AHA Instructor. When online Part 1 is completed, students will register for the Skills Sessions. Participants are to bring their online completion certificate (Part 1 completed within the last 60 days) to the Skills Session for which they have registered.

Online key codes for Part 1 are available at the Hawks Shop in the Student Center on the Norfolk campus, (402) 844-7140. NOTE: Participants need to bring their AHA Part 1 Health Care Provider Online Course Completion Certificate to be admitted to the Skills Session. No textbook is required for this class.

Cost of the class, with Brock Soderberg the instructor, is $40.

To register, call Northeast Community College at (402) 844-7000.

NORFOLK – The Allied Health Division at Northeast Community College will offer additional Heart Code – Heartsaver CPR/AED and First Aid On-line Skills Sessions.

Three testing sessions – Heartsaver CPR/AED/First Aid (HLTH 5130/18F & CRN #60108); Heartsaver CPR/AED – Adult, Infant and Child (HLTH 5150/18F & CRN #60119); Heartsaver First Aid (HLTH 5105/18F & CRN #60097) will be held Saturday, November 3, from 8 a.m.-12 p.m. in the Arlo Wirth building, Room 101, on the Norfolk campus.

The Heartsaver CPR/AED and First Aid course CPR/AED (testing sessions will cover any of the combinations as listed above) – teaching rescuers to recognize and treat cardiac arrest and choking for adults, children and infant victims, use an AED and First Aid – teaching management of certain environmental reactions; allergic reactions, cuts, wounds, bites, and various situations requiring treatments.

The on-line course is designed for the first time or renewal certification. This course is accessible 24 hours a day and provides a flexible alternative to classroom training for the course itself. After completing this course, students are eligible to register for the testing session. Online key codes for Part 1 (online course) are available at the Hawks Shop in the Norfolk campus Student Center, (402)-844-7140. Students will need to bring their AHA Online Course Completion Certificate (within 60 days) to be admitted to the Skills Testing Session. No textbook is required for this class.

Cost of the testing session, with Brock Soderberg, is $54.50.

To register, call Northeast Community College at (402) 844-7000.

WEST POINT – Northeast Community College in West Point will offer a new class soon on Natural Remedies for Cold and Flu Season.

The class (HOEC 5160/18F & CRN #60250) will meet Saturday, November 3, from 2-4 p.m. at the Northeast Community College West Point Extended Campus, 202 Anna Stalp Avenue, in Room 211.

In this class, participants will learn simple methods of strengthening the immune system as well as remedies for common winter ailments using homemade herbal elixirs, infusions, decoctions, poultices, compresses, steams, honeys, tinctures and salves. Many recipes and samples will be provided.

Cost of the class, with Rachel Liester the instructor, is $27.

To register, call Northeast Community College in West Point at (402) 372-2269.

WEST POINT – Northeast Community College in West Point will offer a fun, one-of-a-kind class on slam poetry next month.

Slam Poetry (INFO 5155/18F & CRN #60251) will meet Monday, November 5, from 6-8 p.m. in Room 219 of the West Point Extended Campus, 202 Anna Stalp Ave.

Slam poetry is a form of poetry that combines writing and performance, offering a fun, engaging opportunity to express one’s voice. This class, suitable for beginners, is designed to help participants explore and enjoy the art of spoken word poetry.

Cost of the class, with Teresa Person the instructor, is $20.

To register for the class, call Northeast Community College in West Point at (402) 372-2269.

WEST POINT – A class next month at Northeast Community College in West Point will give participants the chance to create their own jewelry.

Jewelry Making (HOEC 5135/18F & CRN #60205) meets Monday, November 5, from 7-9 p.m. in Room 209 of the West Point extended campus, 202 Anna Stalp Avenue.

In this class, participants will learn how to create a custom-fit bracelet and a pair of earrings. The skills taught in the class will enable participants to assemble their own custom jewelry on their own. All supplies are included in the cost of the class.

Cost of the class, with Judy Mutzenberger the instructor, is $30.

To register, call Northeast Community College in West Point at (402) 372-2269.

WEST POINT – Northeast Community College in West Point will offer two a QuickBooks class next month with a special focus on agriculture.

QuickBooks for Agriculture (ACCT 5100/18F & CRN #60206) will meet Tuesday, November 6, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Northeast Community College in West Point, 202 Anna Stalp Ave., in Room 212.

This course is an introduction to QuickBooks, designed to provide an overview of the QuickBooks software application. It will cover the basic features, such as sales tax, inventory, invoicing adjustments and year-end procedures. Each student will gain hands-on experience reproducing the exercises presented by the instructor. The course is appropriate for individuals at all levels of agriculture who want to start using QuickBooks for their agricultural business record-keeping.

Cost of each class, with Diann Ballard the instructor, is $60.

To register, call Northeast Community College in West Point at (402) 372-2269.

NORFOLK – Northeast Community College in Norfolk will offer a beginning Microsoft Excel class in November.

Microsoft Excel 2016 – Level I (INFO 5115/18F & CRN #60366) will be held two consecutive Tuesdays, November 6 and 13, from 6-9 p.m. in the Lifelong Learning Center (LLC). Stacy Anderson is the instructor.

In this course, participants will explore the essentials of Microsoft Excel 2016 to analyze, manage and share data of all kinds. They will learn to construct and modify worksheets, incorporate formulas and functions, navigate worksheets and workbooks with ease and use simple functions and formatting techniques to evaluate and organize data effectively.

Cost is $60.

To register, call Northeast Community College at (402) 844-7000.

WEST POINT – Northeast Community College in West Point will offer a class on estate planning next month.

Estate Planning & The Probate Process – What, Why, How (FNPL 5110/18F & CRN #60207) will meet two consecutive Wednesdays, November 7 and 14, from 6:30-8 p.m. at Northeast Community College in West Point, 202 Anna Stalp Ave.

Death is a hard reality to confront, but planning for the future can be very beneficial for those loved ones left behind. Preparing documents like wills, trusts and powers of attorney in advance may alleviate stress and bring comfort and clarity to the grieving process. This class will teach participants what to consider before having these documents prepared; how to protect assets and minimize tax consequences; how to designate someone else to make important decisions for you and how to ensure those wishes are carried out.

Cost of each class, with Benjamin Borgmann the instructor, is $30.

To register, call Northeast Community College in West Point at (402) 372-2269.

NORFOLK – Northeast Community College will offer another intensive six-week Professional Truck Driving course beginning next month.

The course (TRDR 5100/18F & CRN #60035/60036) will be held Monday-Friday, November 8-December 21, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Utility Line/Truck Driving building, Room 104, across from Northeast’s main campus in Norfolk.

In this course, students will learn to operate articulated vehicles in a training environment that includes driving on city streets, two-lane and interstate highways. The program includes 240 contact hours, 44-plus hours of behind the wheel training and 190 hours of classroom, lab and observation.

Students will go for night drives and long runs. This means being gone for a week, overnights and
14-hour days.

Cost for the course, with Ed Lewis and Ryan Cook the instructors, is $1,995. Tuition does not include the cost of books, Department of Transportation physical, drug screen, MVR report, learner’s permit or the CDL license. Financial assistance is available through the Community College GAP Assistance Program for students meeting income guidelines. For more information, call (402) 844-7245.

To register for the course, call Northeast Community College at (402) 844-7000.

NORFOLK – The Allied Health Department at Northeast Community College in Norfolk has announced several free, one-session workshops for emergency medical service technicians during the month of November.

The workshops are offered for three continuing education credits. They will be held from 7-10 p.m. All workshops will be conducted in local fire halls.

There is no need to pre-register. The workshops, dates and locations include:

Skills Night Monday, November 5 Butte

Extrication Tuesday, November 13 Butte

Diabetic Emergencies Tuesday, November 20 Plainview

This program is funded in whole or in part with funds provided through the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Office of Emergency Health System.

For additional information, call the Allied Health Department, Northeast Community College, at (402) 844-7702.

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