The Spring 2017 Community Education Course Catalog is now available!
Call 870.612.2082 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to request a printed brochure.
Community Education provides a variety of non-credit educational opportunities. Program areas include:
- Professional Development Classes: Non-credit classes offered for the purpose of developing or improving professional skills. Sample courses include: computer courses and small business seminars.
- Personal Enrichment Classes: Non-credit classes taught to enhance skills in language, art, leisure and recreation.
- Online Classes: Non-credit classes offered through Education to Go. Click on ed2go logo for more information!
- Community Service Classes: Free or nominal cost classes for the benefit of the UACCB community. The classes include Child Care Orientation, Hunter Education and Customer Service Workshops.
- Online Certificate Programs: Boost your productivity by earning certificates by experts in your field! Visit UGotClass for details!
Basic CPR/First Aid-New!
Mar. 27-28, 4 –8 p.m. $49
This course follows the American Heart Association’s Heart Saver CPR, AED training and first aid including manikin practice and a practical exam. Crystal Bullard, instructor. UACCB Nursing Allied Health Bldg, 917. For more information or to register, call 870.612.2082 or email email@example.com.
Microsoft Excel Level 1-New!
Mar. 14, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $69
Rhonda Williams Byrd of Nightwing Consulting has extensive experience teaching computer applications. In Excel Level 1, you will learn the basics of Excel. The course covers entering and formatting numbers and text, ranges, copying and moving data, basic formulas, data entry short-cuts like filling in a range, auto sum, auto complete and auto fill, relative and absolute cell references, searching Help, formatting and printing. Rhonda Williams Byrd, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, 222. For more information or to register, call 870.612.2082 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Microsoft Excel Level 2-New!
Mar. 28, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. $69
Excel Level 2 covers large workbooks with multiple worksheets, 3D formulas, more advanced formulas for financial, logical and date questions, Excel as a datasheet (database table), including sorting and filtering, charts, comments and hyperlinks. Rhonda Williams Byrd, instructor. UACCB Main Campus Bldg, 222. For more information or to register, call 870.612.2082 or email email@example.com.
Boater Education - New!
Apr. 1, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. FREE
Anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 1986 and of legal age to operate a motorboat or sailboat must have successfully completed an approved Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Boating Education Course and carry proof while operating a motorboat or sailboat on Arkansas water. To operate a motorboat powered by an engine of 10 horsepower or more, a person must be 12 or older or be under the direct supervision of a person at least 18 years old. To operate a personal watercraft, a person must be 16 or older; be 12 to 15 years old and be under the direct supervision of a person at least 18 years old or be under 12 and be under the direct supervision of a person at least 21 years old. Denis Dunderdale, North Central Regional Education Coordinator instructor. UACCB Nursing Allied Health Bldg, 902. For more information or to register, call 870.612.2082 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration online is required at the following link: https://register-ed.com/events/view/92118
ServSafe Food—2 day training
Apr. 5, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; Apr 6, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. $140
The ServSafe program provides food safety training to food service managers. Students can earn the ServSafe Food Protection Manager certification accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Julian Carpenter, instructor. UACCB Independence Hall, 102. For more information or to register, call 870.612.2082 or email email@example.com.
Apr. 8, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $60
Dan Nash, owner of Satori Adventure and Expeditions, teaches a condensed version of the general two-day wilderness first aid class that is centered around the most common injuries and medical issues that may arise while in the wilderness. Unlike many other wilderness first aid classes, Dan takes this class a step further in providing practical exercises that not only cover the diagnosing and treating of patients but also the evacuation if necessary. Students will need to bring their first aid kit, along with other items that they would normally take with them on a day trip, such as trekking poles, rain gear, survival kit, water, extra clothing, etc. The class will be 8 hours in length and consist of 5 hours of classroom and 3 hours of practical exercises. During the practical exercises, students will use what they have available to build litters, splints and learn to extract patients. UACCB Nursing Allied Health Bldg, 902. To learn more about Dan’s classes, visit www.hikingtheozarks.com. For more information or to register, call 870.612.2082 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Life Skills 101
Apr. 20-May 25, 6-8 p.m. $225
This 12-hour course includes a variety of life skills including decision-making, critical thinking and problem solving, goal setting, life and stress management, budgeting and maintaining a home, staying positive in a negative world, assertiveness and more. Dr. Edward Myers and Angela Davis, instructors. Thursdays, 6 sessions. UACCB Row Johns Bldg, 802. For more information or to register, email email@example.com or call 870.612.2080.
Engineering Camp, June 19-23
Current 5th - 6th graders
Click here for Discover Engineering application
Current 7th - 8th graders
Click here for Explore Engineering application
Kids' College 2017 - "Blast Off to Kids' College!"
Week 1 – Entering Grades 1-3, July 10-14
Week 2 – Entering Grades 4-6, July 17-21
Donate to Kids' College scholarships!
To sponsor a child for Kids' College, make donation payable to UACCB FOUNDATION, P.O. Box 3350, Batesville AR 72503. Be sure to write "Kids' College Sponsorship" on your payment. For more information, contact the UACCB Foundation here. Information about our next Kids' College will be available April 2017.
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