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Northeast to offer more classes at West Point and Norfolk Campuses | KTIC Radio

Northeast to offer more classes at West Point and Norfolk Campuses

Northeast to offer more classes at West Point and Norfolk Campuses

Classes have been scheduled at Northeast Community College’s West Point and Norfolk Campuses later this month and early next month. Class information can be found below:

 

NORFOLK – Northeast Community College will offer two courses on DSLR photography, beginning soon.

Digital Photography – Shooting in Manual ARTS 5105/18S & CRN #70377) will be held Tuesday, March 27, from 6-9 p.m. in the Lifelong Learning Center (LLC) in Norfolk.

In this course, participants will learn to operate their DSLR cameras like a professional and move off auto mode. This class will assist beginners with the basic terminology and processes involved in manual mode. They will learn how to control shutter speed and f-stop and learn to control color, flash and other advanced settings.

Participants are asked to bring their own DSLR cameras.

Digital Photography – Take a Good Photo (ARTS 5305/18S & CRN #70378) will be held Wednesday, Tuesday, April 10, at the same time and in the same location.

This interactive class will teach participants how to take a good photo using manual mode in all settings, including nature. Taking a perfect photograph with a DSLR camera isn’t always easy, but this class will help participants understand settings, the use of light, composition and posing.

Participants are asked to bring their own DSLR cameras.

Cost of each course, with Elley Coffin the instructor, is $45.

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

NORFOLK – The Allied Health Department at Northeast Community College will offer an additional Advanced Cardiac Life Support Renewal course later this month.

The course (HLTH 5505/18S & CRN #70279) will meet Friday, March 30, from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. in the Nebraska Room of Faith Regional Health Services, 2700 W. Norfolk Avenue.

The ACLS Renewal course is open to healthcare professionals who have completed the ACLS Provider Course within the last two years and have a current Basic Life Support card. Pre-course Requirements: Review of Manual, review of information on student CD, completion of ACLS Pre-Course Self-Assessment test. Participants are asked to print their test score and bring to class. In addition, please bring your current BLS CPR card.

Cost of the class is $80. A book is available in the Hawks Shop in the Northeast Student Center, (402) 844-7140.

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

NORFOLK – Northeast Community College has added an intermediate Microsoft Word class to its schedule.

Microsoft Word 2016, Level 2 (INFO 5320/18S & CRN #70172) will be held two consecutive Wednesdays, March 28 and April 4, from 8:30-11:30 a.m. in the Lifelong Learning Center on the Norfolk campus.

This is the ideal course for those who know the basics of Microsoft Word and want to become more productive with the software. Participants will learn intermediate skills, such as formatting tables, printing labels and envelopes, working with graphics, templates and document revisions.

Cost of the class, with Stacy Anderson the instructor, is $60.

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

NORFOLK – Northeast Community College has added three intermediate computer courses to its upcoming schedule.

Intermediate Computer I (INFO 5210/18S & CRN #70173) will be held Wednesday, March 28, from 6-9 p.m. in the Lifelong Learning Center (LLC) on the Norfolk campus.

In this class, the student will be taught intermediate computer skills using the Windows operating system. Concepts will include starting programs, working with files and folders, tool bars, keyboard shortcuts and word processing tools such as cut, copy and paste. How to insert pictures and text into a document will also be covered.

Intermediate Computer II (INFO 5310/18S & CRN #70180) will be held Wednesday, April 4, from 6-9 p.m. in the LLC.

In this class, students will review and build upon skills learned in Intermediate Computer I. Concepts will include how to size windows and back up files as well as saving to CDs, flash drives and external hard drives. Students will browse the web using Internet Explorer.

Intermediate Computer III (INFO 5510/18S & CRN #70186) will be held Wednesday, April 11, from 6-9 p.m. in the LLC.

Students in this class will review and build upon skills learned in Intermediate Computer I and II. Using the Windows operating system, they will learn how to install and remove programs, basic computer maintenance such as disk cleanup and defragmenting and customizing the Windows operation system.

These classes are suitable for students who have some computer knowledge and can use a mouse and keyboard. They are taught at a very relaxed pace with significant hands-on practice.

Cost of each course, with Pattie Schuckman the instructor, is $30. To register for any or all classes, call Northeast Community College at (402) 844-7000.

NORFOLK – The Allied Health Department at Northeast Community College in Norfolk will an pediatric advanced life support renewal course in April.

Pediatric Advanced Life Support Renewal will meet Tuesday, April 3, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Nebraska Room at Faith Regional Health Services, 2700 West Norfolk Avenue in Norfolk.

This class is open to those who have completed the PALS Provider course within the last two years and hold a current Basic Life Support card. It provides a review of course material and re-verification of skills and knowledge.

Pre-course requirements include: review of the manual, review of information on student CD and completion of the PALS pre-course self-assessment test. Participants are asked to print their test score and bring it to class, along with a current Basic Life Support CPR card.

Cost is $80.

The textbook is available at the Hawks Shop in the Northeast Student Center, (402) 844-7140.

Pre-registration is required. To register, call Northeast Community College at (402) 844-7000.

NORFOLK – Northeast Community College in Norfolk will offer two Microsoft PowerPoint classes, beginning next month.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Level I (INFO 5125/18S & CRN #70179) will be held Tuesday and Thursday, April 3 and 5, from 6-9 p.m. in the Lifelong Learning Center (LLC).

Participants will discover how to create impressive and professional presentations in this introductory level class focused on the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint 2016. They will learn to format text, use drawing objects, work with graphics and insert tables and charts. Working with templates and themes, slide masters and transition effects will also be covered.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Level 2 (INFO 5325/18S & CRN #70184) will be held Tuesday and Thursday, April 10 and 12, from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. in the same location.

Participants will discover the advanced techniques that will make PowerPoint presentations more effective. They will learn to add tables and charts to presentations as well as hyperlinks and audio/video. Editing the slide master and creating support materials such as audience handouts and speaker notes will also be covered.

Cost of each class, with Stacy Anderson the instructor, is $60.

To register for one or both classes, call Northeast Community College at (402) 844-7000.

WEST POINT – Northeast Community College in West Point will offer a three credit Medication Aide class beginning next month.

The course (HLTH 1120/18S & CRN #24104) will be held Mondays and Thursdays, April 5-May 7, from 5-9 p.m. at St. Francis Memorial Hospital, 430 N. Monitor Street, in West Point. The first class will meet at Northeast’s West Point extended campus, 202 Anna Stalp Avenue. Mary Dickson is the instructor.

This course is designed to prepare students to assume the role and responsibilities of a Medication Aide working in a nursing facility. The course includes information regarding medication administration, pharmacology rules and regulations, classification of drugs, orders, storage abbreviations and an overview of commonly used drugs and documentation.

Cost of each class is $340.50 for Nebraska residents. Textbooks are available for purchase for $56.28 at the West Point extended campus, 202 Anna Stalp Avenue.

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

WEST POINT – Northeast Community College in West Point will offer a class next month on the latest apps for productivity.

Apps for Productivity (INFO 5230/18S & CRN #70181) will meet Thursday, April 5, from 6-9 p.m. in Room 212 of the West Point Extended Campus, 202 Anna Stalp Avenue.

In this course, participants will discover favorite apps that can help simplify their lives and become more productive. They will learn about happs that can help with budgeting, shopping lists, organizing tasks, traveling, keeping the family on schedule and more. Participants are asked to bring their fully charge smartphone, iPad or tablet along with an email address and password.

Cost of the course, with Laci Fitch the instructor, is $30.

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

NORFOLK –Northeast Community College will offer an additional course option later this month for those interested in learning the basics of motorcycle riding.

Motorcycle Rider Course (TRAN 5105/18S & CRN #70021/70022) will be offered Friday through Sunday, April 6-8. Hours on Friday will be 6:30-10 p.m.; Saturday, 7:50 a.m.-5:30 p.m., and Sunday 7:50 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Classes will be held in Room 103 in the Northeast Community College Utility Line building, just east of the main campus on Benjamin Avenue.

The class includes five hours of classroom instruction and ten hours of riding instruction. It begins with the basics, such as turning, shifting, and braking. Then it moves on to more advance street riding strategies. Professionally trained instructors teach in the classroom and then coach riders in a controlled riding area.

Within 30 days of the completing the course, students are required to take the MSF Basic eCourse. Details regarding this course will be sent to students after they register for the Motorcycle Rider Course. There is no additional cost for the mandatory eCourse.

Cost of the course, with Michael Holcomb, Taylor Holcomb, James Jones, Keith Neal and Jacob Korinek the instructors, is $250.

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

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