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					CONTINUING EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT



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WWW.PITTCC.EDU/CONED        (252) 493-7388
CONTINUING EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT                                                             PHONE DIRECTORY

                                                                                                           Main Phone                                                                  (252) 493-7388
                                                                                                           Dr. David Lusk, Dean of Continuing Education                                           493-7319
                                                                                                           Vacant, Administrative Assistant                                                       493-7260
                                                                                                           Lisa A. Smith, Admissions & Registration                                               493-7388

                                                                                                           BASIC LAW ENFORCEMENT TRAINING
                                                                                                           Jeff Robinson, Director, Law Enforcement Training                                       493-7572
    SPRING08                                                                                               Catherine Cahoon, Admin Secretary Law Enforcement Training
                                                                                                           Ryan Willhite, Coordinator, Law Enforcement Training
                                                                                                           Bill Price, Coordinator, Detention/Corrections/Security
                                                                                                           CB Landreth, Coordinator, Law Enforcement
                                                                                                                                                                                                   493-7572
                                                                                                                                                                                          493-7571/493-7723
                                                                                                                                                                                                   493-7214
                                                                                                                                                                                                   493-7723

                                                                                                           BASIC SKILLS
                                                                                                           Marilyn Beaumont, Director, Basic Skills                                               493-7340
                                                                                                           Ella L. Barnes, Administrative Secretary, Basic Skills                                 493-7396
                                                                                                           Mary T. Whitehead, Administrative Secretary, Basic Skills                              493-4628
                                                                                                           Terry Nolte, Coordinator, ESL & Compensatory Education                                 493-7213
                                                                                                           Belinda Grubbs, Coordinator, GED, AHS, Learning Center, Work Place Literacy            493-7560
                                                                                                           Lori Millsap, Data Management Specialist, Assessments                                  493-7265
                                                                                                           Jean Sherrod, Instructor/Coordinator Basic Skills                                      493-7526
                                                                                                           Learning Center, Anna Thompson, GED/General Information                                493-7324
                                                                                                           Beverly Webster, Chief GED Examiner                                                    493-7606
                                                                                                           Rena Bunns-Battle, Administrative Assistant, ESL                                       493-7344

                                                                                                           BUSINESS AND INDUSTRY SERVICES
                                                                                                           Lynn Creech, Director, Business and Industry Services                                  493-7216
                                                                                                           JoAnn Elkins, Administrative Secretary                                                 493-7266

                                                                                                           COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY
                                                                                                           Don Hazelwood, MSIT, Coordinator, Computer Technology                                  493-7387

                                                                                                           CRIMINAL JUSTICE
                                                                                                           Jeff Robinson, Director, Criminal Justice                                              493-7446
                                                                                                           Catherine Cahoon, Administrative Secretary, Criminal Justice                           493-7572
                                                                                                           Ryan Willhite, Coordinator, Criminal Justice                                           493-7571
                                                                                                           William Price, Coordinator, Detention/Correction/Security                              493-7214
                                                                                                           CB Landreth, Coordinator, Criminal Justice                                             493-7723

                                                                                                           GENERAL ADULT EDUCATION
                                                                                                           Heidi L Perkins, Administrative Secretary                                              493-7238
                                                                                                           Jeff Robinson, Acting Director for Fire and EMS                                        493-7446
                                                                                                           Eddie Meeks, School Director Fire & Rescue Training                                    493-7742
                                                                                                           Kyle Wills, School Director EMS/Paramedic Training                                     493-7742
                                                                                                           Eddie Moore, Coordinator, Motorcycle Safety                                            493-7253

                                                                                                           HEALTH CARE SERVICES/NURSING ASSISTANT PROGRAMS
                                                                                                           Lou A. Tugwell, RN, Director, Health Care Services/Nursing Asst. Programs              493-7233
                                                                                                           Glenda Dunn-Cannon, Administrative Secretary                                           493-7225
                                                                                                           Debra Premo, RN, Instructor, Nursing Assistant Program                                 493-7733
                                                 An Equal Opportunity Institution/Committed to Diversity




                                                                                                           PITT COUNTY JOBLINK
                                                                                                           Ronnie Christian, Director                                                             321-4601
                                                                                                           Mary Higgs, Administrative Secretary, JobLink                                          321-4581
                                                                                                           Angela Moore, Information Receptionist                                                 321-4534
                                                                                                           Talaika Goss - Williams, Career Consultant (WIA)                                       321-4536
                                                                                                           Melvine Cline, Career Consultant                                                       321-4578
                                                                                                           Glenda Joyner, Coordinator, HRD                                                        321-4551

                                                                                                           SMALL BUSINESS CENTER
                                                                                                           Jim Ensor, Director, Small Business Center                                             493-7541
                                                                                                           Gail Nichols, Program Coordinator, Small Business Center                               493-7625



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                                                                                 TABLE OF CONTENTS
Dean’s Message                                                                   Phone Directory                                2
                                                                                 Campus Map                                     4
The Division of Continuing Education and Community Development
                                                                                 Location Codes                                 4
is continuing to grow to meet the needs of Pitt County citizens. The
                                                                                 Registration Information                       5
renovations at our facility located at 3107 S. Memorial Drive in Greenville
                                                                                 Refund Policy                                  5
will be complete in February of 2008. This expansion will provide six
additional classrooms and much needed office space to accommodate                 Seniors – Enjoy Your Prime Time!               6
our growth.                                                                      Start a New Career – Fast!                     9
                                                                                 Healthcare Careers                            12
                                      You will notice a large number of          EMT Training                                  13
                                      new class offerings for the spring.        Professional Continuing Education             16
                                      In response to requests from the           Grow Your Business                            17
                                      community, we have expanded our
                                                                                 Invest in Leadership                          21
                                      schedule to offer courses specifically
                                                                                 Improve Workplace Safety                      22
                                      designed for seniors, business
                                                                                 Get to Know Your Computer 23
                                      owners and managers, specialty trade
                                                                                 Driver Improvement                            26
                                      contractors (construction), and EMS
                                      professionals. We are always looking       Outdoor Recreation & Sports 27
                                      for new programs to serve you better.      Just for Fun!                                 27
If there are programs or individualized training you would like for us to        En Espanol                                    32
offer, please do not hesitate to call with your suggestions.                     Improve Your Job Skills                       34
                                                                                 Course Index                                  39
As always, we are committed to educating and empowering people for               Online Courses                                41
success; as well as enriching the lifestyle of our friends and neighbors in
                                                                                 Registration Form                             53
Pitt County.



David J. Lusk, Ed.D.
                                                                                   HELP WANTED
                                                                              We are particularly interested in instructors for food
Dean, Continuing Education and Community Development                          service, human resources, Real Estate Broker Pre-
                                                                              Licensing, landscaping, cooking, guitar, writing, and
                                                                              artistic endeavors.

                                                                              Please Contact Jim at 493-7541.

                                          Pitt Community College                WWW.PITTCC.EDU/CONED
                                          PO Drawer 7007
                                          Greenville, NC 27835-7007
                                                                                       (252) 493-7388

                                          Registration & Main Office
                                          PCC Greenville Center
                                          3107 S Memorial Dr,
                                          Greenville, NC 27858


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    CAMPUS MAP

    WWW.PITTCC.EDU/CONED                                                                                   Pitt Community College
    (252) 493-7388                                                                                         PO Drawer 7007
                                                                                                           Greenville, NC 27835-7007

                                                                                                           Registration & Main Office
                                                                                                           PCC Greenville Center
                                                                                                           3107 S Memorial Dr.
                                                                                                           Greenville, NC 27858




                                                                                              CAMPUS BUILDING KEY
    OFF - CAMPUS KEY                                                                               Code Building/Location
      Code     Location                                                                         1   RLH Humber Building
                                                                                                2  VEW Vernon White Building
         AC    Ayden Computers                     089   Pitt County Memorial Hospital
        BEC    Bernstein Educational Center        106   Intergenerational Community Center     3  CWE Everett Building
       CMT     CopyMatic                           118   Willis Building                        4  KVW Whichard Building
     COA - G   Council on Aging - Greenville       273   Safe Haven                             5     M Metal Building
     COA - F   Council on Aging - Farmville        297   STRIVE
                                                                                                6  MNT Maintenance
        GHC    Greenville Housing Authority        308   Mount Calvary FWB Church
        GLC    Golden Living Center                309   JR Harvey Building - Grifton           7  ABW AB Whitley Building
       GRG     Gun Range                           312   Grifton Community Center               8  WEF Fulford
        JBL    JobLink                             314   Technology Enterprise Center           9 M&W Masonry & Welding Building
        KCC    Koinonia Christian Center           324   Cherry Oaks Club House                10   GHL Leslie Building
      MAEC     Music Academy of Eastern Carolina   334   H.B. Suggs Community Center
        SHC    Sweet Hope FWB Church               346   Phillippi Church - Simpson
                                                                                               11 E&JW Ed & Joan Warren Building
               – Grimesland                        348   LaLee’s                               12    RR Reddrick Building
        017    Bethel Community Center             354   St. James UMC                         T#    TR Trailer
        031    Cypress Glenn                       362   Greenville Church of God
        047    Farmville Community Center                Fellowship Hall
        049    Farmville Housing Authority


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REGISTRATION INFORMATION                                                                             Questions, please call (252) 493-7388.

• Registration by the Continuing Education and Community Development                                   YOU MUST REGISTER THREE (3) DAYS
  is on a FIRST COME-FIRST SERVED basis.                                                                 BEFORE THE CLASS START DATE
• Any adult 18 years of age or older (and out of high school) may
  register for a course. Individuals 16-18 years old may register only
                                                                                                           NO WALK - IN REGISTRATION
  with written permission from their high school official.                                                         on first day of class
• There is no registration fee for Adult Basic Education and Adult High                               (excluding the Basic Skills and HRD classes).
  School courses.
• There is no registration fee for Senior Citizens 65 or older
  (except for self-supporting (SEF) classes).                                                                  PLEASE PAY BY
• Pitt Community College reserves the right to change schedules at                                         CHECK or MONEY ORDER
                                                                                                                (credit cards also accepted).
  any time and to add or withdraw courses.
                                                                                                                       NO CASH!

REFUND POLICY

The College may refund registration fees under the following circumstances:
                                                                                                         NO REFUNDS or TRANSFERS
• If a student officially withdraws from the class prior to the first                                    for Self - Supporting (SEF) courses
  class session, the student will receive a 100% refund.                                              unless the course is CANCELED by the
• If a class is canceled due to insufficient enrollment, the student                                         Continuing Education and
  will receive a 100% refund.
                                                                                                            Community Development.
• After a class begins and a student officially withdraws from the
  class prior to or by the 10% point of the scheduled hours, the
  student will receive a 75% refund.
                                                                                                      REFUNDS are automatically processed
                                                                                                         for ALL COURSES by the College if a
   This refund is limited to the registration fee and does not include                                        course is CANCELED by the
   accident insurance, liability insurance, textbooks, or supplies. To                                     Continuing Education and
   officially withdraw for a refund, students must sign a refund form                                       Community Development.
   on or before the 10% point of the class. This form is available in
   the Continuing Education & Community Development Division office.


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     SENIORS - ENJOY YOUR PRIME TIME!

Retirement Living                                                               Singing, Swinging Seniors
Hours: 18                                                                       Hours: 15
Come join us in the new Council On Aging facility in Greenville to hear         People who sing together often seem utterly happy and engaged in life.
various guest speakers throughout our community on topics that are              Singing, Swinging Seniors is a fun - filled choir for adults, ages 50 and up.
important to you. This is an open enrollment class and we would love to         If you enjoy singing and socializing… this is the group for you! Come enjoy
have you join us for some coffee, discussion and community. Cost Free           music from Gospel to Broadway show tunes and just about everything in
                                                                                between. Singing may offer benefits to deep and controlled breathing and
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location      focus on maintaining good use of the lungs, diaphragm and abdominal
37591      01/07 - 05/12         W          09:00a - 11:00a        COA - G      muscles. In addition, singing maintains good speech and diction. Add
                                                                                music to your health! Attend as often as you can-we understand life is full
                                                                                of appointments and travel! No audition required, just a love of music.
                                                                                Cost FREE
Business & Culture in China
Hours: 14
                                                                                ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
If you currently do business in China or are considering it for the future, a
                                                                                37996     01/14 - 5/12          M          01:00p - 02:00p          MUSA
fluent knowledge of Chinese business culture is essential to your success.
Discover Chinese business practices. Learn about Chinese schools of
thought and about the conduct expected in personal interactions, meetings
and banquets. Practice interpersonal communication techniques you               Ballroom Dance: Level I
can use to work more efficiently and communicate more effectively with           Hours: 12
suppliers, clients and colleagues. Experience a Chinese banquet, from the       Ballroom dancing is a couples’ dance where couples move to the music
reception of guests to the farewell protocols, as you enjoy a several course    using step - patterns and rhythms that match the character of a given song.
meal. If you plan on attending the trip to China, the Business and Culture in   There are two main types of ballroom dance. The first, referred to as the
China class comes at no cost. Cost $60                                          Smooth/Ballroom style of dance, are flowing dances that move around the
                                                                                entire dance floor in a counter-clockwise fashion. The couple is constantly
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location      moving on the dance floor, smoothly transitioning from pattern to pattern.
37594      02/28 - 05/22         TH         07:00p - 09:00p        GS 402       Examples are Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz and Quickstep.

                                                                                The second type of ballroom dance is called the Latin/Rhythm style of
New Horizons Band                                                               dance. These dances pretty much stay in one spot on the dance floor. They
                                                                                are energetic dances that reflect the syncopated rhythm of the music being
Hours: 50
                                                                                danced to. Examples are Swing, Rumba/Bolero, Cha Cha, Salsa/Mambo,
If you are looking for a fun way to learn a musical instrument without the
                                                                                Merengue, Disco/Hustle, Samba and Paso Doble. Cost $65
rigors of individual instruction, you might want to consider joining the New
Horizons Band. The New Horizons Band is for adults, ages 50 and up,
                                                                                ID        Dates                 Days       Times             Location
who wish to learn to play a band instrument for the first time, or relearn
                                                                                37294     02/05 - 03/11         T          07:00p - 09:00p Cherry Oaks
an instrument, the New Horizons Band provides a relaxed, fun learning
situation. The New Horizons Band provides adults with little or no musical
experience the opportunity to play band music with others. The band meets
two days a week. Instruments include flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet         Ballroom Dance: Level II
and trombone, other instruments are considered upon request. Come join          Hours: 12
the fun with this ensemble and discover your hidden (or dormant) musical        Advanced Ballroom Dancing, is intended for the experienced student who
talents! Cost FREE                                                              wants to tighten his skills and address the fine points of the most popular
                                                                                ballroom dances. You will learn how to develop strong leading and following
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location      techniques, as well as personal style, and how to improve balance.
37997      01/15 - 05/13         TTH        10:30a - Noon            MUSA       Cost $65

                                                                                ID        Dates                 Days       Times             Location
                                                                                37297     03/25 - 04/29         T          07:00p - 09:00p Cherry Oaks




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Learn to Shag!                                                                          Creative Writing Seminar
Hours: 12                                                                               Hours: 36
Shag is a couple’s dance. The basic step is a six count and involves a                  This course is designed for the experienced as well as the inexperienced
simple forward-and-back motion and a change step at the end; with the six               writer. The emphasis is on creativity, writing, and critique. Assignments
count, this consists of two triple steps, followed by a rock step for the ladies        are read anonymously and critiqued by class members and the instructor
and an optional kick-ball for the gents. Men lead with their left, naturally,           to work toward improved writing technique and communication skills.
and women with their right; standard swing turns are often used to break                Tip sheets on the elements of writing are supplemented by exercises. All
the pattern up, but the shag is mainly about footwork. “Mirror moves,” or               genres of writing are welcome. Revision and submission for publication and
moves where one partner mimics the other at the same time, as if they                   competition are encouraged. Cost $65
were reflections of each other, are also popular. Cost $65
                                                                                        ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
ID         Dates             Days         Times                    Location             37299      01/24 - 04/17         TH          06:30p - 09:30p        CWE 214
37295      02/06 - 03/12     W            07:00p - 09:00p        Cherry Oaks


                                                                                        PCC Symphony Orchestra
America’s Boating Course                                                                Hours: 32
Hours: 8                                                                                This course provides an opportunity for those who play an orchestral
This is an 8 hour introductory boating course for recreational boaters and              instrument to gain experience playing in an ensemble. Emphasis is placed
personal watercraft operators who only want the essentials. This course                 on orchestral techniques and the study and performance of a variety of
primarily covers the basics of nautical terminology, boat handling, safety,             styles and periods or orchestral and string ensemble literature. Upon
equipment, navigation rules and lights, buoys, lines and knots, tailoring,              completion, students should be able to demonstrate skills needed to
personal watercraft operation (jet skis), water sports, and boating laws and            participate in ensemble playing leading to performance. PREREQUISITE:
responsibilities. A certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the             Completion of high school orchestra or band program, or comparable
course. Cost $40                                                                        private lesson experience. All other cases to be determined by audition.
                                                                                        Please contact Larry Spell at 493-7493 with any questions.
ID         Dates                  Days         Times                Location
37830      05/05 - 05/14          MW           06:30p - 08:30p          TBA             ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
                                                                                        36644      01/08 - 04/29         T           06:00p - 08:00p         MAENC

Starting Your Own Business
Hours: 3                                                                                Arts & Crafts
This seminar will give an overview of the various topics on which to focus              Hours: 36
when attempting to start a business. Cost FREE                                          This class will utilize various mediums to create your own arts and crafts.
                                                                                        It is a great way to create unique, personal gifts for the holidays or anytime!
ID         Dates           Days           Times                     Location            The class will be held at the Grifton Community Center. Cost $65
37254      02/21           TH             06:00p - 09:00p            GS 301
37540      03/13           TH             06:00p - 09:00p            GS 301             ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
37541      04/03           TH             06:00p - 09:00p            GS 301             37290      01/22 - 04/08         T           09:00a - Noon              GCC


Family Stories Workshop                                                                 Basic Scrapbooking
Hours: 36                                                                               Hours: 30
Every family has stories to tell, but many are lost before they’re recorded.            Basic Scrapbooking starts with the right tools and concepts. In this
In this workshop, students will receive guidance in how to write and                    class you will learn the tools needed, design concepts, color choices,
structure these stories and their own. Through a balance of lecture,                    and crafty techniques for making scrapbook pages. Starting with basic
stimulating memory exercises, discussion, and class feedback they will be               techniques students will be creating pages the first night. Subsequent
able to create a permanent record of these stories for posterity.                       classes will include creating heritage pages and how to make your own
Cost $65                                                                                embellishments. Students will make a total of 14 pages. *NOTE: students
                                                                                        will need to purchase a kit with basic scrapbooking tools. Students will
ID         Dates                  Days        Times                 Location            need to purchase albums separately, if desired. Cost $60
37298      01/28 - 04/21          M           06:30p - 09:30p        COA - G
                                                                                        ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
                                                                                        37831      02/19 - 02/28         TTH         06:00p - 09:00p            TBA




                                                                                                   BUILD YOUR OWN PC!
                                                                                                                   Check out page 23




                                  Times, dates and locations are subject to change, please check our website for the latest updates.                                7
Watercolor Basics                                                                Computers for the Absolute Beginner
Hours: 12                                                                        Hours: 30
This is an introductory class in the art of watercolor painting. You will        This class provides and introduction to computers and computing.
be introduced to the very basics of working with watercolor paints and           Topics covered include hardware and software applications. Databases,
applying various techniques to create art. The class is an excellent outlet      graphics, the Internet, operating systems, spreadsheets and word
opportunity. Cost $50                                                            processing software will be introduced. Maintaining a PC with software
                                                                                 and hardware updates will be covered as well. An in-depth look at
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location      using and understanding the operating systems basics will be covered.
37287      02/05 - 03/18         T          06:30p - 08:30p         COA - G      Adding printers, digital cameras and other hardware will be taught. Upon
                                                                                 completion of the class you’ll have an understanding how to use and
                                                                                 maintain your own PC. Cost $60
Advanced Watercolor Painting                                                     ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
Hours: 33
                                                                                 36676      01/28 - 02/27         MW         01:00p - 04:00p        COA - G
This class is a continuation of the Beginning Watercolor class. The class will
                                                                                 36677      04/21 - 05/21         MW         01:00p - 04:00p        COA - G
be held at the Grifton Community Center. Cost $70

ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
37288      01/10 - 04/03         TH         06:30p - 09:30p            GCC       Computing on the Cheap!
                                                                                 Hours: 3
                                                                                 Computers don’t cost a lot of money these days to purchase, use or
Secrets to a more Realistic Landscape                                            maintain. If you know where to look, you can find cheap computers that are
                                                                                 just as good as the name brands and you can get software to do your work
Hours: 15
                                                                                 for free LEGALLY. There are lots of options for you to use if you know what
All levels from beginner to professional will benefit by leaping at least 5
                                                                                 you are looking for. That is where this class comes in. You’ll learn where to
years ahead in their artistic level. This will be a relaxed class where all
                                                                                 look for bargains on computers and find free software that will allow you to
questions will be answered. We will turn out a 16 x 20 landscape. Join us
                                                                                 write letters, send e-mails, edit photos, prepare budgets, scan for viruses
for the fun, tips and tricks to make your art a masterpiece. Cost $75
                                                                                 and all sorts of other fun things! Cost $30
ID         Dates                 Days       Times              Location
                                                                                 ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
36692      01/28 - 02/25         M          06:00p - 09:00p Jaycee Park
                                                                                 36698      01/04                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202
                                                                                 36699      02/01                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202
                                                                                 36700      03/07                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202
Secrets to a more Realistic Painting                                             36701      04/04                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202
Hours: 15                                                                        36702      05/02                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202
This class is for all skill levels from beginners to professionals. You will
gain valuable secrets that will take your art to a whole new level. This class
will add 6 years of experience to both beginners and professional. Join us
for fun tips and tricks that will make your art pop. Cost $75
                                                                                 E-Mailing for Beginners
                                                                                 Hours: 3
                                                                                 E-Mail is by far the most popular service on the Internet. Sending messages
ID         Dates                 Days       Times              Location
                                                                                 is a snap. Our E-Mailing for Beginners class will provide the beginner a
36643      03/31 - 04/28         M          06:00p - 09:00p Jaycee Park
                                                                                 general overview of e-mail functionality and cover the basics of using
                                                                                 e-mail effectively. Topics to be included in this 3 hour session are sending
                                                                                 and receiving messages, attachments, e-mail client software, web mail,
Spring Technology Series                                                         formatting, mailing lists, newsgroups and e-mail etiquette. Everyone
Hours: 10                                                                        will walk out of class with a free e-mail address that can be accessed
Come join us at the Council on Aging in Greenville our new Technology            anywhere in the world. Cost $30
Series. We will be covering various topics this spring from using technology
for medical research to purchasing a computer to demystifying cell phones.       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
Cost $60                                                                         36661      01/11                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 201
                                                                                 36662      02/08                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 201
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location      36663      03/14                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 201
37589      01/07 - 05/12         M          10:00a - Noon           COA - G      36664      04/11                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 201




        ONLINE CLASS CATALOG
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Introduction to Digital Photography                                                    Taking an Online Class
Hours: 30                                                                              Hours: 3
Do you want to preserve your memories for years to come? Do you have a                 Everyone’s life is busier. Everyone needs additional skills and certifications
digital camera but are not confident in using it? Do you want to share your             to get that new job or promotion. But when do you have to time to get the
pictures easily, quickly and cheaply but don’t know how? Because digital               training you need to gain those skills or the knowledge needed to pass
imaging is relatively new, this technology can be confusing. It can be hard            the exam to get your certification? Online education is the answer! This
to put all the pieces together and understand computers, color, pixels and             class will give you insight into taking classes online. You’ll learn different
printing all at the same time. Introduction to Digital Imaging will introduce          terms and software that will help remove the “online” as a barrier to your
you to digital image file management. You’ll learn how to edit and crop                 education! Cost $30
out unwanted portions of your photos, resize them, adjust their colors, add
special effects, print at the highest possible quality, e-mail digital photos          ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
to friends and family, and use them to create cards or electronic photo                36704      01/25                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
albums. Cost $60                                                                       36705      02/01                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
                                                                                       36706      03/28                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location            36707      04/25                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36653      01/07 - 02/11         MW         01:00p - 04:00p         GS 201
36655      02/18 - 03/19         MW         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 201
36654      04/01 - 05/01         TTH        09:00a - Noon           GS 201



     START A NEW CAREER - FAST!

Auto Safety & OBD Emission Control Inspection                                          Barber School Intermediate I Day Class
Hours: 8                                                                               Hours: 640
The eight-hour course is designed to prepare auto technicians and service              This day course is the second phase of the Barber School Beginning Class.
personnel as OBD Emissions Inspectors. For initial certification, students              Students will gain the next level of qualifying education necessary to sit for
must attend eight (8) hours of training. Pre-registration & payment and                the NC State Barber School Examination.
textbook are required. Cost $55 and the textbook is $20
                                                                                       ID         Dates                  Days   Times                      Location
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location            35783      12/10 - 04/15          TWTHFS 09:00p - 05:00p                GBS
36629      01/30                 W          02:00p-10:30p           VEW 47
36630      03/26                 W          02:00p-10:30p           VEW 47
                                                                                       Real Estate Brokers Pre-Licensing
                                                                                       Hours: 80
Auto Safety Inspection                                                                 This course is required to satisfy the educational requirements for a
Hours: 8                                                                               provisional broker and is designed to prepare the student to pass the
Pitt Community College is approved by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles                real estate license examination administered by the NC Real Estate
to offer the Vehicle Safety Inspection course. This eight-hour course is               Commission. Topics include basic real estate principles and practices, law
designed to prepare auto technicians and service personnel as safety                   and contracts, financing, closing valuation, fair housing and real estate
inspectors for motor vehicles. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required.           laws. The first session of the course will include TABE testing and a review
Cost $55                                                                               of materials required for the course. Students are required to bring a
                                                                                       calculator and a #2 pencil. Cost $65
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
35922      01/10                 TH         01:00pm-9:30p           VEW 47             ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
35923      02/14                 TH         01:00pm-9:30p           VEW 47             37536      01/19 - 02/24          SSU        08:30a - 05:30p         GS 301
35924      03/13                 TH         01:00pm-9:30p           VEW 47
35925      04/10                 TH         01:00pm-9:30p           VEW 47
35926      05/08                 TH         01:00pm-9:30p           VEW 47
                                                                                       Real Estate Math
                                                                                       Hours: 20
                                                                                       This class will be scheduled as needed to help students overcome math
Barber School Intermediate I Evening Class                                             anxiety. Students will use a comprehensive workbook that improves
Hours: 320                                                                             math skills and prepares students for actual real estate practice. The
This evening course is the second phase of the Barber School Beginning                 text features step-by-step instructions for the mathematical calculations
Class. Students will gain the next level of qualifying education necessary to          required of real estate professionals. Cost $60
sit for the NC State Barber School Examination.
                                                                                       ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location            TBA        TBA                    TBA        TBA                        TBA
35786      12/12 - 04/18         TWTHF       05:00p - 09:00p           GBS
                                 SAT         09:00p - 05:00p           GBS




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Real Estate Residential Appraisal                                               Blueprint Reading
Hours: 75 - 200                                                                 Hours: 20
This course is for those students who have an associate’s degree and            This 20 hour class helps prepare students for the state General Contractors
would like to become a Trainee, Licensed or Certified Residential Appraiser.     Exam. Cost $60
For class times and fees contact Gail at 493-7625.
                                                                                ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location      37525     05/21 - 06/03         MW         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 403
TBA        TBA                   TBA        TBA                       TBA

                                                                                Insurance Agent - Property & Liability
Mechanical Licensing Prep                                                       Pre-licensing 54800
Hours: 80                                                                       Hours: 40
This course will examine the State codes and local ordinances in the            This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State Property
installation, alteration, or replacement of Heating, Air Conditioning,          & Liability Insurance Agents Examination. There is a 40-hour study
Ventilation, Gas Piping, Decorative Appliances, and Plumbing including          requirement by DOI that will be met with the video, quizzes and study
all necessary construction documentation. This 80 hour course prepares          recommendations on the video. This program is available 24-hours a day,
students for the NC State Examination. Cost $65                                 seven days a week. Cost $65 registration and $175 instructional fee

ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location      ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37588      01/07 - 03/17         MW         06:00p - 10:00p        GS 403                 1st of every month    All        Any                     On-line


                                                                                Insurance Agent - Life & Health
Electrical Licensing Prep                                                       Pre-licensing 54600
Hours: 80                                                                       Hours: 40
This 80 hour class prepares students for the NC Electrical Exam. Topics         This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State Life & Health
covered include definitions, requirements for electrical installations, wiring   Insurance Agents Examination. There is a 40-hour study requirement by
methods and materials, equipment, special occupancies, special conditions       DOI that will be met with the video, quizzes and study recommendations
and communication systems. Cost $65                                             on the video. This program is available 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
                                                                                Cost: $65 registration and $175 instructional fee
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37587      01/08 - 03/13         TTH        06:00p - 10:00p        GS 403       ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                          1st of every month    All        Any                     On-line

Plumbing License Prep
Hours: 80                                                                       Insurance Agent - North Carolina Medicare
The purpose of the course is preparation for the Plumbing Contractors’          Supplement/Long Term Care 54625
State Exam for residential and commercial licensing. Cost $65                   Hours: 10
                                                                                This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State Medicare
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location      Supplement/Long Term Care Insurance Agents Examination. There is a
37522      04/01 - 06/03         TTH        06:00p - 10:00p        GS 403       10-hour study requirement by DOI that will be met with the video, quizzes,
                                                                                and study recommendations on the video. This program is available
                                                                                24-hours a day, seven days a week. Cost: $55 registration and $75
                                                                                instruction fee
General Contractors Prep
Hours: 30
                                                                                ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
This 30 hour class is designed to guide and assist licensing candidates in
                                                                                          1st of every month    All        Any                     On-line
their successful preparation for the NC General Contractor’s Examination.
Cost $60
                                                                                Insurance Agent - Property & Liability
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37521      04/02 - 04/23         MW         06:00p - 10:00p        GS 403       Adjusters Pre-licensing 54850
                                                                                Hours: 40
                                                                                This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State Property
                                                                                and Liability Adjusters Examination. There is not a pre-licensing study
NC Building Codes                                                               requirement by DOI; however, students studying this adjuster specific
Hours: 28                                                                       course will increase the probability of passing the state exam. The course
This 28 hour class helps prepare students for the state General Contractors     includes a video, quizzes and study recommendations on the video.
Exam as well as gives those that deal with codes an update and refresher.       This program is available 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Cost: $65
Cost $60                                                                        registration and $175 instructional fee

ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location      ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37526      04/28 - 05/19         MW         06:00p - 10:00p        GS 403                 1st of every month    All        Any                     On-line




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Pharmacy Technician I                                                                 Jewelry Design I
Hours: 40                                                                             Hours: 30
This course is designed for employees who will be trained to work under               Jewelry Design for Work or Play I encompasses a wide variety of
the supervision of a pharmacist in a pharmacy. This course provides the               experiences in metal explorations and expression in jewelry. Students
student with basic knowledge and skills required working as a technician              will develop a strong foundation in the basic technical processes in
in a pharmacy. This course includes basic math review, drug calculations,             manipulating metal. Projects will include a fibula (pin), stamped band ring, a
drug classification, drug distribution, and terminology. A book is required            multi-layered belt buckle, exploring texture, rivets and a wire
and can be purchased at the book store. Cost $65. Book required.                      manipulation project of choice. *NOTE: Students need to bring a supplies
                                                                                      fee of $60 to the first night of the class. This covers the cost of tools, a
ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location             sheet of silver and other related materials for the class. Pre - registration
36855     01/28 - 04/21         M          06:30p - 09:30p          VW12              and payment for class is required. Cost $60 + $60 for supplies

                                                                                      ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
Pharmacy Technician II                                                                36282      01/15 - 03/18          T          06:00p - 9:00p         WEF 146
Hours: 40
Pre - requisite: Pharmacy Technician I. This course provides the student
with basic knowledge and skills required working as a technician in a                 Jewelry Design II
pharmacy working as a technician in a pharmacy. This course includes                  Hours: 30
compounding, calculations, drug classifications, and review for certification.          Jewelry Design II introduces three-dimensional jewelry and hollow-ware
Cost $65.                                                                             design. Emphasis is placed on producing a hollow - form and a repeated
                                                                                      linkage design. Additional techniques and processes to be included:
ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location             working with color epoxy, surface treatments, such as solder in-lay and
                                                                                      working with patina. At this level, students are building on technical skills
36856     01/23 - 04/16         W          06:30p - 09:30p          VW12
                                                                                      from Jewelry Design for Work or Play I and learning new ways to solve
                                                                                      soldering and forming problems. Students will maintain a sketchbook for
                                                                                      notes, handouts and sketch evolutions. Projects are based on individual
Bioworks: Process Technician                                                          preference and design. In Jewelry Design for Work or Play II, students
                                                                                      continue jewelry making as a business, with emphasis placed upon
Hours: 128
                                                                                      their individual work and the look that they want to market. *NOTE:
Bioworks is an introductory course designed to provide basic preparation
                                                                                      Students need to bring a supplies fee of $60 to the first night of the class.
for entry level process technician jobs in Bioprocess manufacturing,                  Preregistration and payment for the class is required. Cost $60 + $60 for
Pharmaceutical manufacturing, and Chemical manufacturing. This course                 supplies.
will focus on safety awareness, quality, measurements, chemistry, process
manufacturing, process control, microbiology, and biochemistry. A book is             ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
required and must be purchased at the book store. Costs: $70.00. Book                 36283      01/17 - 03/20          TH         06:00p - 9:00p         WEF 146
required.

ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
36857     02/05 - 05/22         TTH        06:30p - 09:30p        Tech Ctr.           Wedding Planning
                                                                                      Hours: 18
                                                                                      This 6 - week course (18 hours) will teach everything you need to know in
                                                                                      order to become a top-notch wedding planner. The course is being taught
Train the Trainer for Adjunct Instructors -                                           by Keisha Jennette, who brings more than 7 years experience to the
                                                                                      classroom for your benefit! Cost $60
*Bilingual
Hours: 36
                                                                                      ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
The communication and presentation skills of your trainers can “make or
                                                                                      36280      01/28 - 03/03          M          06:30p - 9:30p         WEF 110
break” a classroom training session. This course covers the Adult Learner,
Presentation Skills, and logistics for teaching on and off campus as well
as your work setting for industrial trainers. This workshop focuses on
developing an understanding of how people learn in a classroom setting,               Planning Perfect Personal Events
and applying effective classroom communication and presentation                       Hours: 30
                                                                                      This course is designed to help aspiring social event planners understand
techniques. You will prepare for and make live classroom presentations.
                                                                                      the complexities of event planning and receive tools and knowledge to
Costs: $65.00/No book costs *Bilingual - in English/Spanish                           navigate successfully through the event planning process. Topics will
                                                                                      range from family reunions to religious social functions and everything in
ID        Dates              Days      Times                     Location             between. Cost $60
36819     02/18 - 03/14      MWF       09:00p - Noon      Bernstein Center
                                                                                      ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
                                                                                      36279      02/07 - 04/10          TH         06:30 - 9:30p          WEF 110



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      HEALTHCARE CAREERS

Nursing Assistant I Refresher                                                     Nursing Assistant II (Fast Track)
Hours: 28                                                                         Hours: 168
This 5 day class offers a Refresher Course on Nursing I material & skills.
This is only a refresher. The student is responsible for refreshing parts of      ID          Dates                Days      Times                 Location
the material on their own. The student is eligible for this class only if their   36408       01/14 - 03/17        MTW       08:00a - 01:00p        GS 111
NA I certification has expired in the last 4 years and they were listed as         Clinical    02/19 - 03/12        MTW       06:45a - 03:15p         PCMH
a NC Nursing Assistant Level I. The successful student must pass a State
Nursing Assist Test to be recertified. We offer the only Refresher in the
Tri-County area. Cost $66.05
                                                                                  Medication Aide
                                                                                  Hours: 24
ID         Dates                   Days       Times                   Location
                                                                                  This course is designed to meet the training requirements for becoming
36224      01/28 - 03/10           M          01:00p - 05:00p          GS 115
                                                                                  qualified as a Medication Aide. The course will cover the six rights of
                                                                                  medication administration for non-licensed personnel. Topics will include
                                                                                  medication administration via the oral, topical and instillation routes,
Nursing Assistant I                                                               medical asepsis, hand hygiene, terminology, and legal implications. Upon
Hours: 144                                                                        completion, students should be able to take the competency exam and
The Nursing Assistant I course prepares graduates to provide personal care        demonstrate skills necessary to qualify for listing on the North Carolina
and perform basic nursing skills. It includes classroom, lab, and clinical        Medication Aide Registry. This relatively new course is an added incentive
learning experiences. Students desiring to enroll in this class must meet         for NAs employability. Cost $65.05
admission requirements and have a HS diploma or GED. The successful
graduate will receive a certificate of course completion and assistance with       ID          Dates                Days      Times                 Location
application for NACES/Promissor testing. We serve close to 100 students a         36236       01/07 - 01/22        MT        01:00p - 06:00p        GS 111
semester with interest steadily rising. Cost $97.55                               36235       02/08 - 03/14        F         08:00a - Noon          GS 111
                                                                                  36237       04/09 - 04/24        WTH       06:00p - 10:00p        GS 115
ID         Dates                   Days       Time                    Location
36216      01/05-04/19             SAT        08:00a-05:00p            GS 115
           02/29
           03/07
                                   F
                                   F
                                              05:00p-09:00p
                                              05:00p-09:00p
                                                                       GS 115
                                                                       GS 115
                                                                                  Home Companion Aide
                                                                                  Hours: 72
Clinical   03/14                   F          08:00a-04:30p               GLC
                                                                                  This is a basic introductory course for individuals needing to prepare
           03/15-04/12             SAT        06:45a-03:15p               GLC
                                                                                  themselves to work with the elderly, disabled, handicapped or any
36220      01/09-04/17             WTH        08:30a-12:30p            GS 115
                                                                                  incapacitated person that needs someone for family aide to assist them
Clinical   03/26-04/10             WTH        06:45a-03:15p               GLC
                                                                                  in general areas of nutrition, home management, and personal care. This
36221      01/09-04/17             WTH        01:00p-05:00p            GS 115
                                                                                  course does not require that the student have a HS diploma or GED.
Clinical   03/26-04/10             WTH        06:45a-03:15p                 CG
                                                                                  Cost $75.05
36222      01/09-04/17             WTH        06:00p-010:00            GS 115
Clinical   03/26-04/10             WTH        02:45p-11:15p               GLC
                                                                                  ID          Dates                Days      Times                 Location
                                                                                  36238       03/11 - 04/15        MT        8:30a - 4:00p          GS 115

Nursing Assistant II
Hours: 168
The Nursing Assistant II course graduates to perform advanced nursing
                                                                                  Home Companion Aide (Spanish)
                                                                                  Hours: 75
procedures. It includes 80 hours classroom/lab and 88 hours clinical
learning experiences. Students desiring to enroll in this class must meet
                                                                                  ID          Dates                Days      Times                 Location
admission requirements, be CPR certified, and have a current listing as
                                                                                  36432       01/09 - 03/12        WTH       6:00p - 10:00p            TBA
a NA I with the Division of Facility Services in Raleigh. Upon successful
completion, the NA II graduate will be listed with the NC Board of Nursing
with employment opportunities at both the hospital and home health levels.
We serve over 50 students a semester with successful employment in local
hospitals and doctor officers. Cost $100.05                                                   Real Estate Academy
                                                                                                •   Real Estate Broker Pre - Licensing
ID         Dates                   Days       Times                   Location
                                                                                                •   Real Estate Broker Continuing Education
36228      01/14 - 04/22           MT         08:30a - 01:00p          GS 115
Clinical   03/11 - 04/15           MT         06:45a - 03:15p           PCMH                    •   Real Estate Appraiser Qualifying
36227      01/14 - 04/22           MT         06:00p - 10:30p          GS 115                   •   Real Estate Appraiser Continuing Education
Clinical   03/11 - 04/15           MT         02:45p - 11:15p           PCMH
                                                                                             Classes are taught throughout the year based on demand.
                                                                                             For information about pricing and availability
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CPR Healthcare Provider                                                                Chiropractic Assistant I
Hours: 8                                                                               Hours: 144
Health Care Provider is a basic life support course including relief or foreign        This course consists of a series of separate units of study that provide
body airway obstruction, 1and 2 rescuers CPR in infant, child, and adult,              the completer with competencies to become a Level I Professional Aid
and use of automated external defibrillators in adult and child. This course            (Chiropractic Assistant) to doctors of chiropractics. Study units include:
is offered 3 times a semester accommodating 20 students each semester.                 Introduction to Chiropractics, Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology, Record
Cost $58.05                                                                            Keeping, Physical Exam, Psychology, Diet and Nutrition, Jurisprudence,
                                                                                       Radiology, Physical modalities, and CPR/First Aid. Each unit is taught by a
ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location           recognized expert in that field of study.
36255      02/01 - 02/01          F          08:00a - 5:00p          GS 303
35950      02/02 - 02/02          S          08:00a - 5:00p          GS 404            ID         Dates                Days       Time                  Location
36257      02/09 - 02/09          S          08:00a - 5:00p          GS 303            36419      01/07 - 05/07        MW         06:00p - 10:00p           TBA



EKG Monitor Technician 12 Lead                                                         Phlebotomy (National Certification)
Hours: 75                                                                              Hours: 240
The 12-Lead EKG Monitor Technician Program is a 75-hour program                        This training prepares the student to draw blood specimens from patients
that focuses on Acute and Critical Care Heart monitoring and reflects                   for the purpose of testing and analyzing blood. A phlebotomist’s job
the latest knowledge in the Cardiac field. It begins by covering all the                includes maintenance of equipment used in obtaining blood specimen;
basics of arrhythmia interpretation and covers cardiac anatomy and                     the use of appropriate communication skills when working with patients;
physiology and clinical interpretation of the 12-lead electrocardiography              the selection of venipuncture sites; the care of blood specimen; and the
and pacemaker rhythms. This program may be taken by a student with                     entry of the testing process into the computer, as well as clerical duties
either no EKG training or by a student who previously had basic EKG                    associated with record keeping of the blood tests. The course consists of
training interpretation. This program provides a much more sophisticated               theory and clinical experience in performing blood collections. The student
understanding of the 12-lead EKG interpretation. At the conclusion of                  must be a high school graduate or have equivalent GED, have or schedule
this program, the student will be familiar with 12-lead EKG’s, bundle                  Healthcare Provider CPR. Student must meet the admissions requirements.
branch block, infraction location, and axis deviation. The student will be             This is a new course offering with each class filling to capacity.
able to distinguish subtle EKG findings, concealed conduction, reciprocal               Cost $100.05
conduction, trifasicular block, and their bundle recordings. Employment
is usually at the hospital level, in and Acute or Critical Care area of the            ID         Dates             Days          Time                 Location
hospital setting. Cost $75.05                                                          35949      01/07 - 05/06     MTW           06:00p - 10:00p        GS 303
                                                                                       Clinical   (TBA)             MTWTHF        08:00a - 02:00p (Various Sites)
ID         Dates                  Days       Time                   Location
36260      01/8 - 03/11           TTH        06:00p - 10:00p            TBA




     EMT TRAINING

Surgical Airway                                                                        EKG Review - 3 Lead
Hours: 3                                                                               Hours: 3
Introduction to the Melker Surgical Kit. This training is required by the              Review of 3 Lead EKG including placement of limb leads, EKG basics, and
Medical Director or QM committee. All EMS Providers should attend.                     cardiac rhythms. This training is required by the Medical Director or QM
                                                                                       committee. All EMS Providers should attend.
Date                              Time                              Location
01/14                             09:00a - Noon                          GFR           Date                            Time                             Location
01/15                             09:00a - Noon                          GFR           01/14                           01:00p - 4:00p                        GFR
01/16                             09:00a - Noon                          GFR           01/15                           01:00p - 4:00p                        GFR
01/16                             07:00p - 10:00p                     LS 143           01/16                           01:00a - 4:00p                        GFR
02/18                             01:00p - 04:00p                        GFR           02/18                           09:00a - Noon                         GFR
02/19                             01:00p - 04:00p                        GFR           02/19                           09:00p - Noon                         GFR
02/20                             01:00p - 04:00p                        GFR           02/20                           09:00p - Noon                         GFR
                                                                                       02/20                           07:00p - 10:00p                    LS 143




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EKG Review - 12 Lead                                                                Lifting, Moving, Handling and Packaging
Hours: 3
This course will review the basics of 12 Lead EKG placement and reading.
                                                                                    of Patients
                                                                                    Hours: 3
This training is required by the Medical Director or QM committee. All EMS
                                                                                    This course will review safe handling techniques of various patients
Providers should attend.
                                                                                    including stretcher operations, LBB, and other methods of transferring the
                                                                                    patient in a safe manner.
Date                              Time                               Location
05/19                             09:00p - Noon                           GFR
                                                                                    Date                              Time                              Location
05/20                             01:00p - 04:00p                         GFR
                                                                                    01/17                             06:00p - 09:00p                       JAS
05/21                             09:00a - Noon                           GFR
                                                                                    01/24                             06:00p - 09:00p                     Med 1
05/21                             07:00p - 10:00p                      LS 143
                                                                                    02/06                             07:00a - 10:00p                   CareFirst
06/16                             01:00p - 04:00p                         GFR
06/17                             01:00p - 03:00p                         GFR
06/18                             01:00p - 03:00p                         GFR
                                                                                    Respiratory Emergencies
                                                                                    Hours: 3
ALS Skills Review                                                                   This course will review A&P, basic airway management, advanced airway
                                                                                    management, and respiratory diseases.
Hours: 3
This course will cover the yearly required training for all levels. This training
                                                                                    Date                              Time                              Location
is required by the Medical Director or QM committee. All EMS Providers
                                                                                    01/22                             07:00p - 10:00p                     Grifton
should attend.

Date                              Time                               Location
03/25                             07:00p - 10:00p                      Grifton      Technical Scope of Practice
04/01                             07:00p - 10:00p                    Farmville      Hours: 7
06/18                             01:00p - 04:00p                      LS 143       This course is required for anyone re-credentialing this year. You must
                                                                                    register no later than 3 days prior to the course start date. You will receive
                                                                                    an appointment time for evaluation. Contact Helen or Kyle for information.
Case Studies                                                                        Limited to 24 participants. Subject to change based on Con Ed and QM
                                                                                    Commission.
Hours: 3
This course will review scenarios including Respiratory emergencies,
                                                                                    Date                              Time                              Location
Cardiac emergencies, and Allergy & Anaphylaxis. One hour will be devoted
                                                                                    01/26                             09:00a - 04:00p                  Leslie 143
to each topic.
                                                                                    04/26                             09:00a - 04:00p                  Leslie 143
Date                              Time                               Location
01/03                             07:00p - 10:00p                    Farmville
03/17                             01:00p - 04:00p                         GFR       AHA CPR Healthcare Provider
03/18                             09:00a - Noon                           GFR       Hours: 4
03/19                             01:00p - 04:00p                         GFR       This course is a pre-requisite for any ACLS or PAL course. This course is
03/19                             07:00p - 10:00p                      LS 143       designed for a minimum of 12 and a maximum of 24 students. You must
04/14                             09:00a - Noon                           GFR       register at least 3 days prior to the course date. A $3.00 fee is due the night
04/15                             09:00a - Noon                           GFR       of the class for your card.
04/16                             09:00a - Noon                           GFR
                                                                                    Date                              Time                              Location
                                                                                    01/31                             06:00p - 10:00p                  Leslie 143
Anatomy of the Human Body                                                           03/27                             06:00p - 10:00p                  Leslie 143
Hours: 3
This course will be a 3 hour overview of the human body including bones
and body systems.                                                                   OB/GYN
                                                                                    Hours: 3
Date                              Time                               Location       This course will review A&P, General assessment, GYN emergencies, and
01/03                             07:00p - 10:00p                    CareFirst      OB emergencies.
02/07                             06:00p - 09:00p                       Med 1
02/21                             07:00a - 10:00p                         JAS       Date                              Time                              Location
05/27                             07:00p - 10:00p                      Grifton      02/05                             07:00p - 10:00p                   Farmville
06/03                             07:00p - 10:00p                    Farmville      02/26                             07:00p - 10:00p                     Grifton
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Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)                                                  CPAP Review
Hours: 8                                                                              Hours: 3
This one - day course will have a minimum of 12, maximum of 24 students.              This course is a review of specific devices used by departments in Pitt
A valid CPR card is required. You must purchase the required text prior to            County including CPAP, Oxylator, and AutoPulse. This review of skills/devices
taking the class.                                                                     is required by Pitt County protocals.

Date                            Time                            Location              Date                                Time                               Location
02/05                           08:00a - 05:00p                Leslie 143             05/06                               07:00p - 10:00p                    Farmville
                                                                                      05/19                               01:00p - 04:00p                        GFR
                                                                                      05/20                               01:00p - 04:00p                        GFR
Medical / Legal Considerations                                                        05/21
                                                                                      06/16
                                                                                                                          01:00p - 04:00p
                                                                                                                          09:00a - Noon
                                                                                                                                                                 GFR
                                                                                                                                                                 GFR
Hours: 3
                                                                                      06/17                               09:00a - Noon                          GFR
This course will review NCOEMS regulations, legal considerations and
                                                                                      06/18                               09:00a - Noon                          GFR
ethical considerations.

Date                            Time                             Location
03/04                           07:00p - 10:00p                  Farmville            Endocrinology
03/17                           07:00p - 10:00p                       GFR             Hours: 3
03/18                           07:00p - 10:00p                       GFR
03/19                           07:00p - 10:00p                       GFR             Date                                Time                               Location
04/14                           01:00p - 04:00p                       GFR             05/07                               07:00p - 10:00p                    CareFirst
04/15                           01:00p - 04:00p                       GFR             06/05                               06:00p - 09:00p                       Med1
04/16                           01:00p - 04:00p                       GFR             06/19                               06:00p - 09:00p                        JAS
04/22                           07:00p - 10:00p                    Grifton


                                                                                      EMT - Basic Skills Stations
Airway & Ventilations                                                                 Hours: 3
Hours: 3
This course will review the A&P of the airway, basic airway adjuncts and              Date                                Time                               Location
procedures, use of BVM, and a review of BIAD                                          05/08                               06:00p - 09:00p                       Med1
                                                                                      05/15                               06:00p - 09:00p                        JAS
Date                            Time                             Location             06/04                               07:00p - 10:00p                    CareFirst
03/05                           07:00p - 10:00p                   Carefirst
04/03                           06:00p - 09:00p                     Med1


                                                                                          Symphony Orchestra
04/17                           06:00p - 09:00p                       JAS
03/19                           07:00p - 10:00p                       GFR
04/14                           01:00p - 04:00p                       GFR
04/15                           01:00p - 04:00p                       GFR
04/16                           01:00p - 04:00p                       GFR



Patient Assessment
Hours: 3
This course will review the aspects of patient assessment beginning with
the initial assessment and assessment of the medical and trauma patients,
including ongoing assessment.

Date                            Time                             Location
03/06                           06:00p - 09:00p                     Med1
03/20                           06:00p - 09:00p                       JAS
04/02                           07:00p - 10:00p                  CareFirst
06/24                           07:00p - 10:00p                    Grifton


Math / Reading Test
Hours: 3                                                                                  Gain experience playing in an ensemble, orchestral techniques and the study
Math and reading exam for Fall “08 for EMT-B, EMT-I, and EMT-P.
                                                                                          and performance of a variety of styles and periods of orchestral and string
Date                            Time                            Location                  ensemble literature.
04/24                           07:00p - 09:00p                Leslie 143
                                                                                                                 Find out more on page 7 & 29.



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      PROFESSIONAL CONTINUING EDUCATION

Auto Safety & OBD Recertification Inspection                                       Electrical License Renewal
Hours: 5                                                                          Hours: 8 or 16
The five-hour course is designed for already licensed OBD Emissions                These renewal classes (8 hours & 16 hours) include definitions for
Inspectors. For recertification, students must attend five (5) hours of             electrical installations, wiring methods and materials, equipment, special
training. Pre-registration & payment are required. Cost $55.00                    occupancies, special conditions and communication systems. Cost $55

ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location      ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
36632      02/27                  W          05:00p-10:00p           VEW 47       37523      03/07                 F          08:00a - 05:00p        GS 301
36633      04/30                  W          05:00p-10:00p           VEW 47       37524      03/18,19,25,26        TW         06:00p - 10:00p          L143


Real Estate 30 - Hour Post-Licensing                                              Insurance Agent - 18223 “Health Reimbursement
Special Topics                                                                    Account” Continuing Education
Hours: 30                                                                         Hours: 3
This course is one of three 30-hour mandatory post-licensing courses that         The HRA course is an A-rated course and was written for students with very
must be completed by newly licensed NC provisional brokers within three           little knowledge about the program. The objective of this course is to define,
years after licensure. Topics addressed in this course include commercial         describe, compare and contrast this insurance program with other health
real estate brokerage, residential property management, land controls,            programs. Students will have a basic knowledge about HRAs after viewing
loan fraud, license law issues and case studies, fair housing, establishing a     this course. Cost $55 registration and $23 instructional fee
brokerage firm, and manufactured and modular homes. Cost $65
                                                                                  ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location                 1st of every month    All        Any                     On-line
37531      01/12 - 01/20          SASU        08:30a - 05:30p        GS 104

                                                                                  Insurance Agent - 18220 “Family Medical
Real Estate Broker 24 - Hour Transition Course                                    Leave Act” Continuing Education
Hours: 24                                                                         Hours: 3
This course is designed for the Real Estate salesperson licensees whose           The FMLA course is an A-rated Course and was written for students with
license was changed to a broker’s license as of April 1, 2006 and became          very little knowledge about the federal program. The objective of this
classified as provisional brokers. All of these licensees who do not have at       course is for students to be able to successfully identify what the family
least four years of full-time cumulative experience must take a 24-hour           Medical Leave Act (FMLA) is and understand how it applies to their current
broker transition course within two years to retain their license. Upon           role as an insurance agent and employee. Students will have a basic
satisfactory completion of this course, the provisional status of their license   knowledge about FMLA after viewing this course. Cost $55 registration
is removed. Cost $60                                                              and $23 instructional fee
ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location      ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37590      01/25 - 01/28          FSSUM      08:30a - 03:30p         GS 104                  1st of every month    All        Any                     On-line


Notary Public                                                                     Insurance Agent - 18222 “Section 125”
Hours: 8
This course covers information necessary for persons wanting to apply for         Continuing Education
notary public commissions. Prior to being appointed, first-time appointees         Hours: 6
must successfully complete this course as one of the state requirements. A        The Section 125 course is an A-rated course and was written for students
textbook is required and must be purchased at the PCC Bookstore prior to          with very little knowledge about the program. The objective of the course
class. Cost $55                                                                   is to define, describe, compare and contrast this insurance program with
                                                                                  other health programs. Students will have a broad knowledge about
ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location      Section 125 after viewing this course. Cost $55 registration and $46
37243      01/24                  TH         08:30a - 05:00p         GS 301       instructional fee
37259      02/11 - 02/13          MW         05:30p - 09:30p         GS 301
37260      03/04                  T          08:00a - 05:00p         GS 301       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37261      03/20                  TH         08:00a - 05:00p         GS 301                  1st of every month    All        Any                     On-line
37267      04/08                  T          08:00a - 05:00p         GS 301
37268      04/24                  TH         08:00a - 05:00p         GS 301
37270      05/06                  T          08:00a - 05:00p         GS 301




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Insurance Agent - 18224 “Flood Insurance                                               Insurance Agent - 18225 “Workers
Since Katrina” Continuing Education                                                    Compensation” Continuing Education
Hours: 3                                                                               Hours: 3
The objective of this course is for students to be able to successfully                The objective of this course is for students to be able to successfully
identify what changes have been implemented since Hurricane Katrina. The               identify how the Workers Compensation program operates and understand
devastation caused by Katrina revealed many areas of weakness within the               how it applies to their current role as an insurance agent. Students
country’s disaster preparedness as well as ambiguously defined insurance                will be familiar with the definition of disability as it relates to Workers
policy language. A number of insights gained from this experience have                 Compensation as well as the impact it can have on an employee benefits
led to improvements in the insurance industry and the country as a whole.              program. Cost $55 registration and $23 instructional fee
Cost $55 registration and $23 instructional fee
                                                                                       ID         Dates                Days       Times                 Location
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location                       1st of every month   All        Any                     On-line
           1st of every month    All        Any                      On-line



Insurance Agent - 18221 “North Carolina                                                        ONLINE CLASS CATALOG
Rate Bureau” Continuing Education                                                                               starts on page 41
Hours: 6
The objective of this course is for students to be able to successfully
identify what the North Carolina Rate Bureau (NCRB) does and how it
operates. And most importantly, understand how it applies to their current
role as an insurance agent. Students will be familiar with the various lines
of insurance the NCRB is designed to support. Cost $55 registration and
$46 instructional fee

ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
           1st of every month    All        Any                      On-line




     GROW YOUR BUSINESS

Starting Your Own Business                                                             Financing Your Business
Hours: 3                                                                               Hours: 3
This seminar will give an overview of the various topics on which to focus             This workshop gives participants an overview of the lending process and
when attempting to start a business. Cost FREE                                         how to make it work for you. Discussion will cover what lenders look
                                                                                       for and expect with regards to your personal credit, cash flow coverage,
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location            collateral requirements, capital injection, and character. Cost FREE
37254      02/21                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 301
37540      03/13                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 301             ID         Dates                Days       Times                 Location
37541      04/03                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 301             37274      02/07                TH         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301
                                                                                       37258      05/08                TH         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301


Writing a Successful Business Plan
Hours: 3                                                                               SBA Community Express Loan Program
Success in business begins with a plan. By committing your idea to paper,              Hours: 3
you face tough questions and identify strengths and weaknesses. Business               Join us for a small office/home office (SOHO) financing workshop delivered
plans are not just for financing purposes; they are working documents to                by the Small Business Administration (SBA) and bank officials. This program
guide your business. For new and established small business owners, the                is for individuals interested in financing up to $25,000 loans and primarily
course will start you down the path of small business success. Cost FREE               serves minorities, women, veterans, low-to-moderate income areas, and
                                                                                       HUB Zones. Financing is available for $5,000 to $25,000 (unsecured) loans
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location            and up to $50,000 (secured) loans. You can have your loan in as little as 25
37255      03/20                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 301             business days. Cost FREE
37538      02/28                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 301
37539      04/10                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 301             ID         Dates                Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                       37241      02/26                T          06:00p - 09:00p          L 143




                                 Times, dates and locations are subject to change, please check our website for the latest updates.                            17
                                PCC SMALL BUSINESS CENTER PARTNERS




     N.C. Small Business & Technology Development Center
                   East Carolina University
     • Confidential Management Counseling:
      finance, marketing, human resources, operations
     • Management Education Services:
      change management, strategic positioning, and
      leadership development
     • Government Procurement:
      local, state, and federal contracts
     • Technology Commercialization/Manufacturing:
      commercialization assistance, SBIR/STTR
      support, business development, strategic
      management, and continuous improvement

      Contact: 252-737-1385                    www.sbtdc.org


                                    Offering the following FREE services to Pitt County Business Owners
                                     •      Free Seminars - Weekly 3-hour seminars covering all aspects of
                                            Starting, Growing, and Running a business.
                                     •      Confidential One-On-One Counseling - Advice from former Small
                                            Business Owners about how to achieve success with your business.
     For More Information            •      Business Resource Library - Reference materials, Internet Access,
      Call 493-7625.                        DVD’s etc. for you to access for marketing or business plan research.




                    • Free and confidential business counseling
                      for start-up and existing businesses
                    • Long-term mentoring
                    • Workshops and seminars on business topics                                                 East Carolina SCORE
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                      Business Administration (SBA)                                                             score@mideastcom.org




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How to Get the Loan You Need                                                           Writing a Marketing Plan for Small Business
Hours: 3                                                                               Hours: 3
This course is a combination of what you should have in your business plan             Learn how to identify your market, its size and locations. You will learn how
AND what you the customer should know before you visit the bank. This                  to advertise and market your products and services, and what customer
course offers a few helpful hints that should make your visit to the bank              demand is. Pricing will also be discussed. Cost FREE
more successful. Cost FREE
                                                                                       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location             37257      04/17                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301
37550      03/27                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301


                                                                                       Effective Presentation Skills
Grant Writing                                                                          Hours: 3
Hours: 3                                                                               “If you want to give a superb presentation, you need a powerful start
Write grant proposals that get funded or prepare for a management career               and a dynamic ending, and you need to put them as close together as
in the fast - growing nonprofit sector. Expert instructors prepare you for the          possible.” These words spoken by Winston Churchill, but very appropriate
special needs of the nonprofit industry and help you develop relationships              for today. In this seminar you will learn the techniques necessary to make
with corporate, foundation, and government funding sources. Cost FREE                  an effective and professional presentation no matter what your academic
                                                                                       accomplishments or your job - related skill level is. Cost FREE
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37236      03/06                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301              ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                       37582      05/06                            06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301


Small Business Insurance Issues
Hours: 3                                                                               Sales Made Easy
Local insurance agents will discuss the particular insurance needs of small            Hours: 3
business and answer your questions such as: How much liability insurance               You may not have put much thought into it but if you are a business owner
do I need? Worker’s Comp? Am I covered working at home? Who needs                      and sell products and/or services to consumers and/or businesses then you
business interruption insurance? How do I get bonding? And more.                       are a sales person. Have you spent enough time understanding the sales
Cost FREE                                                                              process and what it takes to close more sales for your business? This class
                                                                                       will help you understand the sales process, how your prospects think and
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location             how you can close more sales. Cost FREE
37315      02/19                 T          06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301
                                                                                       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                       37240      04/29                 T          06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301
Choosing the Proper Legal Form for Your
Business                                                                               Pricing Products
Hours: 3                                                                               Hours: 3
This course will focus on how to decide which legal form a business                    Regardless of the type business you have, pricing is crucial. Don’t cheat
should take in order to serve the business owner best. You will learn                  your customers or your business by pricing yourself out of the game. It’s
the differences, advantages and disadvantages of sole proprietorships,                 easier than you think. A few simple strategies will have you right in line
partnerships, corporations, chapter S corporations and limited liability               with the competition and generating profits as well. Cost FREE
corporations. Cost FREE
                                                                                       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location             37856      05/01                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301
37285      04/08                 T          06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301

                                                                                       E-Commerce Marketing
Conducting Market Research                                                             Hours: 3
Hours: 3                                                                               Join us to explore various strategies to drive traffic and sales to your
So you have an idea for a product or service that’s bound to capture the               e-commerce enabled Web site. Learn search engine strategies e-mail
hearts and minds (and wallets) of consumers everywhere! Wait a minute!                 marketing, banner campaigns, how to track your results and buying
Have you really determined whether there really is a market for your                   advertising space in complementary online properties to drive sales.
product or service? This course will give you the means to determine your              Cost FREE
market and your competition thus save you from a death sentence for your
product or service. Cost FREE                                                          ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                       37282      03/11                 T          06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37583      05/13                 T          06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301




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E-Mail Marketing - Creating Effective E-Mail                                   Quick Books Pro
Campaigns                                                                      Hours: 12
Hours: 3                                                                       This 12 hour course can make it a snap to set up a chart of accounts,
E-mail marketing comes in many flavors-newsletters, promotions, coupons         reconcile your checking account, create and print invoices, receipts,
and more. Of all the marketing techniques used on the Internet, e-mail         and statements, track your payables, inventory, and receivables, create
marketing delivers the greatest Return on Investment every time. Join us to    estimates, and generate reports. Cost $60
learn the opportunities this marketing venue can provide, what results you
can expect and how much you need to budget to see good results.                ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
Cost FREE                                                                      37234      05/12 - 05/21         MW         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 202

ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37857     04/01                 T          06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301
                                                                               Human Resource Challenges and Compliance
                                                                               Hours: 3
                                                                               This seminar will assist participants in learning how to create a proactive
The Art of Building & Maintaining a Successful Network                         work environment. This course also addresses employee problems and how
Hours: 3                                                                       to handle them quickly and therefore reduce liability. Cost FREE
We’ve all heard “It’s not what you know but who you know” Well it’s time
to learn how to get to know the people that create the circle of success.
                                                                               ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
The business world is actually one big social scene, but knowing where
and how to mingle sets the stage for creating a powerful network. After this   37286      03/18                 T          06:00p - 09:00p         GS 301
class you’ll be mingling like a pro! Cost FREE

ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37252     02/12                 T          06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301       Office Conflict Resolution
                                                                               Hours: 3
                                                                               Do you have conflict in your office? Who doesn’t? This course will enable
                                                                               you to more easily identify the problem areas and give you solutions to the
Tax Requirements Every Small Business                                          problems before they mushroom into real battles. Cost FREE
Owner Should Know                                                              ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
Hours: 3
Every new business must face the issues of paying taxes. Do you know           37281      04/22                 T          06:00p - 09:00p         GS 301
what the laws are that determine what you must pay? Do you know how
and when you must pay your taxes? This seminar will help you understand
these and other issues that are associated with paying taxes for you           eBay Your Way to Success
business. Cost FREE                                                            Hours: 3
                                                                               This course covers everything you need to know in order to sell items on
                                                                               eBay. Starting with what eBay is and how it works, this course also covers
ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                               registering as an eBay buyer or seller. In addition, you will learn the basic
37273     02/05                 T          06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301       steps of selling items on eBay, what to do after the auction ends, and other
                                                                               tips and techniques to successfully “turn your trash into cash”. Cost FREE

Understanding Your Financials                                                  ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
Hours: 3                                                                       37235      03/25                 T          06:00p - 09:00p         RR 227
In this session you will learn (1) What are your financial statements? (2)
Who prepares these financial statements (3) Where does the information
come from for the financial statements? (4) What do the financial                Doing Business with the Military
statements tell you about your business and it’s success? (5) Do you really    Hours: 3
need these statements and what is their real use? (6) Balance sheet, Profit     The military buys jets, toilet paper and everything in between. Are you
and Loss Statement and Cash Flow Statement - which financial statements         getting military business? Do you understand set-asides? Do you need help
are the most important? Answers to these questions and more will be            navigating the NCMBC website or finding and responding to procurement
revealed during this workshop. Cost FREE                                       requests? Join us and learn more about the military procurement process
                                                                               and how to compete for military business. Cost FREE
ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37855     04/24                 TH         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 301       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
                                                                               37237      03/04                 T          06:00p - 09:00p         GS 301

Beginning QuickBooks
Hours: 3                                                                       Retail Sales Improvement
This class is an introduction to the popular QuickBooks accounting             Hours: 3
software. Participants must have basic computer skills - how to use a          Learn how to Increase your sales volume without increasing foot traffic or
mouse, etc. Cost FREE                                                          spending an arm and a leg on advertising Make the most out of each sales
                                                                               opportunity, and watch your profits rise Use the proven techniques from this
ID        Dates                 Days       Times                 Location      seminar to increase your sales 5-10% or more! Cost FREE
37277     02/20                 M          06:00p - 09:00p        GS 110
37278     03/10                 M          06:00p - 09:00p        GS 201       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
                                                                               37860      04/02                 W          10:00a - Noon           GS 301



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Inventory Control for Retailers                                                        Merchandising for Small Business Retailers
Hours: 3                                                                               Hours: 3
Having the correct merchandise is critical to getting the most profit from              You have a limited amount of shelf space to work with. In order to get the
every sale. Maintaining proper inventory levels is also essential to keep              most from each inch of space, you must know how and what to measure.
your customers coming back for more. In this course you will learn to                  This free course will show you how to maximize your retail space and
maximize your merchandising mix to increase your profits. Cost FREE                     display your products in the most appealing manner. Cost FREE

ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location           ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37859      04/09                  W          10:00a - Noon           GS 301            37858      4/16                  W          10:00a - Noon          GS 301



     INVEST IN LEADERSHIP

Time Management                                                                        The Practical Leader
12 Hours                                                                               Hours: 28
This course teaches students the fundamentals of time management.                      This skill-based workshop is designed for employees in the organization
Students will learn how to evaluate the use of time, identify goals and set            who will be or are currently in a supervisory or management position.
priorities, develop an overall time management plan, discuss the Pareto                All the information and exercises can be easily applied to work-related
principle, assign a price to time, conduct a time audit, and correctly identify        situations such as distinguishing between management and leadership,
                                                                                       using followership to determine their leadership abilities, identifying and
and control poor time management personality types. Course activities also
                                                                                       applying the skills of other effective leaders, identifying and dealing with
cover managing their time to increase their productivity, developing a daily           any blocks to their success as a leader, recognizing the emotions of others
plan, managing technology, and saying “no” to doing too much. Students                 in determining how to gain followers, and dealing with “value” challenges
will also learn how to handle e-mail, the Internet, the telephone, personal            in leadership positions. Other topics included are It’s the Law using a
interactions, and paperwork to productively use their time. The manual is              variety of workplace scenarios to illustrate that taking critical precautions
designed for quick scanning in the classroom and filled with interactive                and having a clear understanding of the law will minimize employment
exercises that help ensure student success. Cost $60.00                                discrimination by covering ADA, Discrimination and Harassment, Recruiting
                                                                                       ad Hiring, Progressive Discipline and Termination, Workplace Violence,
Must pre-register by 01/22/08.                                                         Substance Abuse, and Family Medical Leave Act and four proven strategies
ID        Dates                Days          Times                  Location           that will help a new supervisor navigate changing relationships and prepare
36861     02/05 - 02/21        TTH           10:00a - Noon           GS 401            for the most difficult situations they’re likely to encounter as they assume
                                                                                       their new role by accepting responsibilities of their new role, setting clear
Must pre-register by 02/19/08.                                                         boundaries, communication skills, and taking thoughtful and strategic
                                                                                       action while focusing on handling lost friendships, disciplining a former
ID        Dates                Days          Times                  Location
                                                                                       peer, managing co-workers who are older, enforcing policy, avoiding the
36862     03/04 - 03/27        TTH           7:00p - 9:00p           GS 401            appearance of favoritism, handling confidential information, and admitting
                                                                                       mistakes as they move from peer to supervisor.
                                                                                       Costs $60.00/No book costs
Team Dynamics
Hours: 16
                                                                                       Must pre-register by 01/22/08.
This workshop is designed for employees in the organization who are
                                                                                       ID        Dates                Days         Times                 Location
new or existing team members who want to create and manage high
                                                                                       36864     02/04 - 02/25        MW           1:00p - 05:00p         GS 401
performance teams. All the information and exercises can be easily applied
to work - related situations such as establishing team goals and charters,
                                                                                       Must pre-register by 02/19/08.
reaping the benefits of cohesive, goal-oriented teams vs. working in groups,
                                                                                       ID        Dates                Days         Times                 Location
five levels of empowerment to increase responsibility, decision-making, and
                                                                                       36865     03/04 - 03/25        TTH          9:00a - 01:00p         GS 401
trust of team members, plan meetings, dealing with dysfunctional meeting
behaviors, using criteria-based evaluation methods to help team members
focus objectively on solutions, developing action plans that work, and using           Listening & Conflict Resolution
follow-up tools and collect on-going information. Costs $60.00/No book                 Hours: 16
costs                                                                                  This skill-based workshop is designed for employees from managers
                                                                                       to non-supervisors. All the information and exercises can be easily
Must pre-register by 1/22/08                                                           applied to work-related situations such as improving rapport and
ID        Dates                   Days       Times                  Location           interpersonal relationships, minimize barriers to communication, enhancing
36859     02/05 - 02/28           TTH        01:00p - 05:00p         GS 401            organizational & personal productivity through more effective listening,
                                                                                       identifying blocks to successful performance, responding to anger in others,
                                                                                       managing and understanding their own anger, recognizing and dealing
                                                                                       with someone challenging a “value” such as fairness, integrity, trust, etc.,
                                                                                       dealing with a person who sees the facts differently from you, and gaining
                                                                                       a basic understanding of how to manage conflict in others when they are in
                                                                                       third party role. Costs $60.00/No book costs

                                                                                       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                       36860      02/05 - 02/28         TTH        07:00p - 09:00p        GS 401




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Customer Service
Hours: 16
This skill-based workshop is designed for employees in the organization
who are in customer service roles with internal or external customers.
All the information and exercises can be easily applied to work-related
                                                                                  HELP WANTED
                                                                                  WE ARE LOOKING FOR NEW COURSE IDEAS & INSTRUCTORS
situations such as build trust and encourage repeat business, increase
customer satisfaction from internal and external customers, determine             Teaching at Pitt Community College is a great opportunity
what customers really want and how to meet those needs, deal with
dissatisfied customers or co-workers, adopt a professional friendly                for networking and marketing, and a whole lot of fun!
perspective throughout conversations, work toward positive outcomes.
Costs $60.00/No book costs                                                        If you have an idea for a course, please contact
                                                                                  Jim at 493-7541.
Must pre-register by 02/19/08.
ID        Dates                Days         Times                 Location
36866     03/04 - 03/27        TTH          03:00p - 5:00p         GS 401


      IMPROVE WORKPLACE SAFETY

10 Hour Construction Standards 29 CFR 1926                                     30 Hour OSHA General Standards 29 CFR 1910
Hours: 10                                                                      Hours: 30
This course covers Construction Standards, training in the standards,          This course covers General Industry Standards 29 CFR 1910, training in
responsibilities under the standards, General Industry Standards (29 CFR       the standards, responsibilities under the standards, record keeping, and
1910) relating to construction, record keeping, and OSHA penalties. Learn      OSHA penalties. Learn about OSHA inspection, appeals process, accident
about OSHA inspection, appeals process, accident log, avoiding OSHA            log, avoiding OSHA penalties, and compliance documentation. Taught by
penalties, and compliance documentation. Taught by an authorized trainer.      an authorized trainer. Upon completion, participants will receive an official
Upon completion, participants will receive an official completion card from     completion card from Federal OSHA. Purchase books from NC Department
Federal OSHA. Purchase books from NC Department of Labor prior to the          of Labor prior to the start of class. It could take up to 1 to 2 weeks to
start of class. It could take up to 1 to 2 weeks for the book to come to you   receive the book. Cost $60.00
by mail. Cost $55.00
                                                                               Section    Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
Section    Dates                 Days       Times                 Location     36870      03/03 - 03/24         MW         01:00p - 5:00p         GS 401
36868      03/14 - 03/28         F          08:00a - 01:00p        GS 401

                                                                               Industrial Safety
30 Hour Construction Standards 29 CFR 1926                                     Hours: 10
                                                                               The associate will learn about Occupational Safety and Health Laws and
Hours: 30
This course covers Construction Standards, training in the standards,          OSHA, employers safety responsibilities, associates safety responsibilities,
responsibilities under the standards, General Industry Standards (29 CFR       proper dress, personal protective equipment, housekeeping, emergency
1910) relating to construction, record keeping, and OSHA penalties. Learn      response, reporting unsafe acts and conditions, medical services and first
about OSHA inspection, appeals process, accident log, avoiding OSHA            aid, eye washes and emergence showers, Hazard Communications/MSDS,
penalties, and compliance documentation. Taught by an authorized trainer.      hand tool safety, ergonomics, machine guarding, lockout/tagout, electrical
Upon completion, participants will receive an official completion card from     safety, fire protection, confined space, and forklift pedestrian safety.
Federal OSHA. Purchase books from NC Department of Labor prior to the          Costs $55.00/No book costs
start of class. It could take up to 1 to 2 weeks for the book to come to you
by mail. Cost $60.00                                                           Section    Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                               36871      02/04 - 03/14         M-F        01:00p - 05:00p         On-line
Section    Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
36869      02/04 - 02/25         MW         08:00a - Noon          GS 401



10 Hour OSHA General Standards 29 CFR 1910
Hours: 10
This course covers General Industry Standards 29 CFR 1910, training in
the standards, responsibilities under the standards, record keeping, and

                                                                                       Adobe Photoshop
OSHA penalties. Learn about OSHA inspection, appeals process, accident
log, avoiding OSHA penalties, and compliance documentation. Taught by
an authorized trainer. Upon completion, participants will receive an official
completion card from Federal OSHA. Purchase books from NC Department
of Labor prior to the start of class. It could take up to 1 to 2 weeks to
receive the book. Cost $55.00
                                                                                   Elements 5 Fundamentals
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Section    Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
36867      02/15 - 02/22         F          08:00a - 01:00p        GS 401



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     GET TO KNOW YOUR COMPUTER

Build Your Own PC!                                                                    Software Maintenance & Security
Hours: 8                                                                              Hours: 3
This is the class you’ve been waiting for. Learn how to put together the              Everyone knows all it takes to clean your computer hardware is a soft cloth
jigsaw puzzle known as a personal computer. You get to choose from 3                  and some elbow grease, but what about cleaning the software? Things get
models of PC, the home desktop, and office desktop and a gamer machine.                installed on your system all the time, from applications, to games, to web
You’ll purchase one of these three models and when you arrive to class                plug-ins. There may even be viruses or “spyware” installed on your system
on Saturday you’ll learn what the different parts are, the proper safety              that you don’t even know about yet. This course will show you how to use
precautions needed to take and you’ll put together your machine. When the             the proper tools (some of which you may already have) to clean up unused
class is over, you’ll take home your very own machine that you built!                 programs, get rid of unwanted files, and protect yourself and your computer
Cost $75 + purchase of PC parts                                                       from the bad side of the Internet. All you need is a basic understanding of
                                                                                      the Windows XP operating system and be familiar with using a mouse to
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location            attend. Come learn how to clean-up the software side of your computer and
37584      02/09                 SAT        08:00a - 05:00p        GS 201             keep your system running smoothly! Cost $30
37586      04/12                 SAT        08:00a - 05:00p        GS 201
                                                                                      ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
                                                                                      36665      01/18                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
Computers for the Absolute Beginner                                                   36666
                                                                                      36667
                                                                                                 02/15
                                                                                                 04/18
                                                                                                                        F
                                                                                                                        F
                                                                                                                                   09:00a - Noon
                                                                                                                                   09:00a - Noon
                                                                                                                                                           GS 201
                                                                                                                                                           GS 201
Hours: 30
This class provides and introduction to computers and computing.
Topics covered include hardware and software applications. Databases,
graphics, the Internet, operating systems, spreadsheets and word                      Taking an Online Class
processing software will be introduced. Maintaining a PC with software                Hours: 3
and hardware updates will be covered as well. An in-depth look at                     Everyone’s life is busier. Everyone needs additional skills and certifications
using and understanding the operating systems basics will be covered.                 to get that new job or promotion. But when do you have to time to get the
Adding printers, digital cameras and other hardware will be taught. Upon              training you need to gain those skills or the knowledge needed to pass
completion of the class you’ll have an understanding how to use and                   the exam to get your certification? Online education is the answer! This
maintain your own PC. Cost $60                                                        class will give you insight into taking classes online. You’ll learn different
                                                                                      terms and software that will help remove the “online” as a barrier to your
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location            education! Cost $30
36674      01/17 - 02/11         MW         09:00a - Noon          GS 201
36676      01/28 - 02/27         MW         01:00p - 04:00p        COA - G            ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
36709      02/04 - 03/05         MW         03:00p - 06:00p             AC            36704      01/25                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36675      02/18 - 03/19         MW         01:00p - 04:00p        GS 201             36705      02/01                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36708      03/31 - 04/30         MW         03:00p - 06:00p             AC            36706      03/28                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36678      04/14 - 05/14         MW         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 201             36707      04/25                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36677      04/21 - 05/21         MW         01:00p - 04:00p        COA - G


                                                                                      E-Mailing for Beginners
Computing on the Cheap!                                                               Hours: 3
Hours: 3                                                                              E-mail is by far the most popular service on the Internet. Sending
Computers don’t cost a lot of money these days to purchase, use or                    messages is a snap. Our E-Mailing for Beginners class will provide the
maintain. If you know where to look, you can find cheap computers that are             beginner a general overview of e-mail functionality and cover the basics
just as good as the name brands and you can get software to do your work              of using e-mail effectively. Topics to be included in this 3 hour session are
for free LEGALLY. There are lots of options for you to use if you know what           sending and receiving messages, attachments, e-mail client software, web
you are looking for. That is where this class comes in. You’ll learn where to         mail, formatting, mailing lists, newsgroups and e-mail etiquette. Everyone
look for bargains on computers and find free software that will allow you to           will walk out of class with a free e-mail address that can be accessed
write letters, send e-mails, edit photos, prepare budgets, scan for viruses           anywhere in the world. Cost $30
and all sorts of other fun things! Cost $30
                                                                                      ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location            36661      01/11                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36698      01/04                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202             36662      02/08                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36699      02/01                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202             36663      03/14                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36700      03/07                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202             36664      04/11                  F          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36701      04/04                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202
36702      05/02                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202




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Web 2.0 & You                                                                   Open Office 2.0: Fundamentals
Hours: 3                                                                        Hours: 21
This fun class will teach you about what the term Web 2.0really means and       OpenOffice is a free office application software that is compatible with the
how you can use it. Web 2.0 is the social side of the internet and this class   Microsoft Office Suite. It includes a word processing program, spreadsheet
is going to show you where Web 2.0 is hiding. You’ve heard of MySpace           program and presentation program. In this class, you will be given a copy
and Facebook, terms like RSS and podcasting. This class will show you           of the software and learn the basics of how to use the word processing and
these site and define the terms and show you have to make these new              spreadsheet programs. This low-cost alternative to expensive software is
technologies work for you! Cost $30                                             an ideal solution for students, senior citizens, non-profit organizations and
                                                                                small businesses. Cost $60
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
36693      01/11                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
36694      02/08                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202       36641      01/22 - 02/12         TTH        01:00p - 04:00p        GS 202
36695      03/14                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202       36642      03/17 - 04/07         MW         09:00a - Noon          GS 202
36696      04/11                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202
36697      05/09                 F          09:00a - Noon          GS 202
                                                                                MS Excel: Fundamentals
                                                                                Hours: 30
How to use Windows XP                                                           Excel is a valuable program for managing and calculating data in an
Hours: 24                                                                       organized and efficient manner. Use its powerful tools for managing the
This hands-on class is designed for either the new Windows XP user or a         information and creating professional looking reports, complete with graphs
current user switching to XP. Windows XP has a new look and feel and this       and charts. This class is excellent for anyone who has to manage budgets,
course will help the user understand XP’s new desktop and menu system.          calculate data reports, develop what if scenarios, plan production and
Hands-on exercises will allow students to explore Windows XP including:         inventory projections.
the desktop, menus, online help, my computer, windows explorer, Internet
Explorer, and control panel. Students will also learn the fundamental           Class will cover getting started with Excel 2000, Building and editing
concepts for creating and working with files, folders, and shortcuts as well     spreadsheets, Formatting spreadsheets, Working with charts, Working
as the basics of managing the resources on the PC. Cost $60                     with formulas and functions, Managing workbooks and preparing them
                                                                                for the web, Automating Worksheet tasks, Using lists, Analyzing list data,
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location      Enhancing Charts and Worksheets, Sharing Excel files and Incorporating
36645      01/08 - 01/31         TTH        09:00a - Noon          GS 201       web information. Cost $60
36647      02/26 - 03/20         MW         01:00p - 04:00p        GS 201
36646      04/14 - 05/07         TTH        06:00p - 09:00p        GS 201       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                36670      01/08 - 02/07         TTH        09:00a - Noon          GS 202
                                                                                36673      01/14 - 02/18         MW         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 202
MS Word: Fundamentals                                                           36671      02/19 - 03/20         TTH        01:00p - 04:00p        GS 202
Hours: 30                                                                       36672      040/8 - 05/08         TTH        06:00p - 09:00p        GS 202
Microsoft Word is an excellent program for all of your word processing
needs. Learn how to create professional documents such as letters,
memos, resumes, reports as well as a host of other things. Learn to take        MS Excel: Intermediate
advantage of helpful features like spelling and grammar check, cutting,         Hours: 30
copying, and pasting items, as well as creating professional looking formats    This intermediate class will review the basic features of using Microsoft
for your work. This class is great for anyone in an administrative role, or     Excel. Learn in-depth how to manipulate formulas and functions, manage
for anyone who has to create letters, memos, and reports. Class will cover      workbooks, automate worksheet tasks, utilize lists and lists data, and sort
getting started with Word, editing and proofing documents, formatting            and filter data. Also learn to prepare your worksheet or workbook for the
a document, working with tables, formatting pages, adding graphics to           Web. Cost $60
documents, creating a web page using Word, using mail merge to create
form letters and mailing lists. Cost $60                                        ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                36680      03/17 - 04/02         MW         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 202
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location      36679      04/28 - 05/14         MW         09:00a - Noon          GS 202
36637      01/14 - 02/18         MW         09:00a - Noon          GS 202
36638      03/03 - 04/02         MW         01:00p - 04:00p        GS 202
36639      04/07 - 05/07         MW         06:00p - 09:00p        GS 202       Desktop Publishing
                                                                                Hours: 3
                                                                                In this class you learn how to format and combine text, numerical data,
MS Word: Intermediate                                                           photographs, charts, and other visual graphic elements to produce
Hours: 18                                                                       publication-ready material. The majority of this class will be spent working
This Intermediate class will review the basic features of using Microsoft       with MS Publisher. Cost $30
Word. Learn in-depth how to format pages, add graphics, create tables,
mail merge and create a Web Page. Cost $60                                      ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                36688      01/22 - 02/14         TTH        01:00p - 04:00p        GS 201
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
36640      04/22 - 05/08         TTH        09:00a - Noon          GS 202




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Digital Video: An Introduction                                                         Electronic Color Management
Hours: 3                                                                               Hours: 4
Digital Video: An Introduction will expose you to the basics of creating               In an ideal world, you point your digital camera at something, go click, and
useful digital and professional looking video. With this class you will gain a         make prints that either match reality or improve upon it. However, in the
basic overview of the technologies and the software involved with creating             real world, your camera has to talk to your computer, which needs to talk
and editing digital video. When finished with the class you will have the               to a printer and somehow, the color information needs to get passed along
                                                                                       as well. This is where color management steps in. In this class you will be
information needed to help you in creating the video you want. Cost $30
                                                                                       introduced to the concepts of color management using color spaces, ICC
                                                                                       profiles and monitor calibration. Cost $40
ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
36687      01/14 - 02/11         MW          06:00p - 09:00p         GS 201
                                                                                       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
36685      03/03 - 03/26         MW          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
                                                                                       36682      03/08                 SAT        10:00a - 03:00p         GS 201
36686      04/17 - 05/13         MW          01:00p - 04:00p         GS 201



Adobe Photoshop Elements 5 Fundamentals                                                Fundamental Database Design
                                                                                       Hours: 12
Hours: 30                                                                              Database design is a complex subject and the key to having a database
For those that want to do more with their digital camera pictures than just            that will give you the answers you need when you need them. A properly
look at them, this course is for you! Photoshop Elements 5 (PE5), the latest           designed database is a digital model of a real world object or process. This
release of the “home” version of Adobe Photoshop, allows you to not only               class will begin to give you a basic understanding of database design. You
fix minor flaws in your pictures, but to create entirely new projects with               will become familiar with the terms, processes and strategies for designing
your photos as well. Students will become familiar with the PE5 interface,             your database. Cost $60
and learn how to use and apply the many tools that PE5 offers; From
simple brightness and contrast adjustments, to working with multi-layered              ID         Dates                 Days       Times                   Location
artwork, to creating animated slideshows. This course covers all the                   36689      01/15 - 01/17         TWTH       01:00p - 05:00p          GS 202
basics of Photoshop Elements 5. (Students will be expected to have a good              36690      05/06 - 05/08         TWTH       01:00p - 05:00p          GS 202
working knowledge of the Windows operating system, using and working
with files and folders). Cost $60

ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location           Introduction to Digital Photography
                                                                                       Hours: 30
36650      01/08 - 02/07         TTH         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 201
                                                                                       Do you want to preserve your memories for years to come? Do you have a
36648      02/19 - 03/20         TTH         01:00p - 04:00p         GS 201            digital camera but are not confident in using it? Do you want to share your
36649      03/31 - 04/30         MW          09:00a - Noon           GS 201            pictures easily, quickly and cheaply but don’t know how? Because digital
                                                                                       imaging is relatively new, this technology can be confusing. It can be hard
                                                                                       to put all the pieces together and understand computers, color, pixels and
Adobe Photoshop Elements 5: Level II                                                   printing all at the same time. Introduction to Digital Imaging will introduce
                                                                                       you to digital image file management. You’ll learn how to edit and crop
Hours: 21                                                                              out unwanted portions of your photos, resize them, adjust their colors, add
Starting where the “Introduction to Adobe Photoshop Elements 5 (PE5)”                  special effects, print at the highest possible quality, e-mail digital photos
class left off, students will jump right into working with layers and                  to friends and family, and use them to create cards or electronic photo
experimenting with all the special effects available in PE5. Not only will             albums. Cost $60
students become familiar with applying adjustment layers to enhance
existing images, but will discover techniques for using layers and layer               ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
masks to build totally new creations. In addition, students will learn how to          36653      01/07 - 02/11         MW         01:00p - 04:00p         GS 201
apply the hundreds of filters, effects, and styles available in PE5 to modify           36655      02/18 - 03/19         MW         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 201
and improve digital images. Students will also become skilled at using text            36654      04/01 - 05/01         TTH        09:00a - Noon           GS 201
and “hand-painting” to add mood, functionality, and clarity to their digital
projects. (Students are expected to have taken “Introduction to Adobe
Photoshop Elements 5” or possess equivalent knowledge of PE5 before
registering for this class.) Cost $60                                                  Introduction to The Internet
                                                                                       Hours: 30
ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location           This introductory course is designed for anyone wanting to learn how to
36651      02/19 - 03/11         TTH         09:00a - Noon           GS 201            use the resources available on the Internet. Participants will learn how
36652      03/25 - 04/15         TTH         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 201            and where to find these valuable resources and become more familiar
                                                                                       and comfortable using the Internet. Learning to use e-mail and adding
                                                                                       attachments to e-mail will also be covered in this course. Cost is $60

                                                                                       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                   Location
                                                                                       36681      03/10 – 04/09         MW         01:00 – 04:00p          COA - G
           BUILD YOUR OWN PC!
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                                 Times, dates and locations are subject to change, please check our website for the latest updates.                               25
Learn Google Apps                                                                  MS Access: Fundamentals
Hours: 3                                                                           Hours: 30
Whether you’re a family, a local club or one with chapters nationwide, or an       Microsoft Access is a database management program that allows you to
international association, Google Apps will let your members communicate           manage, store and retrieve information. Access allows you to use data
and work together online, all for free. Our class will show you the basics         efficiently, allowing you to tie together multiple groups of data to give
of Google Apps. With Google Apps you can use e-mail, instant messaging,            you the information, as you want it, in professional reports. This class is
and calendar accounts. Best of all, it’s all hosted by Google, so there’s no       excellent for anyone who wants to manage large amounts of information,
hardware or software to download, install or maintain. Cost $30                    such as mailing lists, inventory and data reports. The class will introduce
                                                                                   planning a database, creating forms, planning reports, modifying database
ID         Dates                  Days        Times                  Location      structure, creating multiple queries, developing forms and sub - forms and
36656      01/04                  F           09:00a - Noon           GS 201       building complex reports. Cost $60
36657      02/01                  F           09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36658      03/07                  F           09:00a - Noon           GS 201       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
36659      04/04                  F           09:00a - Noon           GS 201       36668      01/28 - 02/20         MW         01:00p - 04:00p         GS 202
36660      05/02                  F           09:00a - Noon           GS 201       36669      04/22 - 05/15         TTH        06:00p - 09:00p         GS 201



      DRIVER IMPROVEMENT

PCSCC/PCC Driver Improvement                                                       PCSCC/PCC Mejoramiento de Habilidades de Manejo
Hours: 8                                                                           Hours: 8
Pitt County Safe Communities Coalition in conjunction with Pitt Community          Pitt County Coalicion de Comunidades Seguras, conjuntamente con Pitt
College offer the AAA approved Driver Improvement course. This course              Community College ofrece el AAA aprobado curso de Mejoramiento de
covers a variety of topics for all drivers. The course is offered over a two (2)   Habilidades de manejo. Este curso cubre una variedad de temas utiles para
night period on Wed. & Thurs. nights or in an all day setting on Saturdays.        todos los conductores. Cost $55
The 2-day session is from 6-10pm each night. The Saturday class is from
8:00am-5:00pm. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required, 3 days                ID         Dates             Days           Times                 Location
prior to the beginning of class. *NOTE: Completion of the course in no way         35861      01/12             SAT            08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 203
guarantees any privileges or rights under applicable NC laws. Cost $55             35862      03/01             SAT            08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 203
                                                                                   35863      05/03             SAT            08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 203
ID         Dates                Days          Times                 Location
35927      01/09 - 01/10        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201
35928      01/12                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201
35929      01/16 - 01/17        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201
                                                                                   Motorcycle Safety Foundation: Basic Rider’s Course
                                                                                   Hours: 22
35930      01/19                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201
                                                                                   This 22 hour course is part of the NC Motorcycle Safety Program. In this
35931      01/23 - 01/24        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       class riders will learn the basics of operating a motorcycle. The course
35932      01/26                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201       is held on Friday evening, all day Saturday and all day Sunday. 100%
35933      01/30 - 01/31        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       attendance of all scheduled class hours is mandatory. NO EXCEPTIONS!
35934      02/02                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201       Participants must wear long pants, long-sleeved shirts, boots over the
35935      02/06 - 02/07        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       ankle, full fingered gloves and eye protection (sunglasses or prescription
35955      02/09                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201       eyewear is permissible). Helmets are available, but individuals are
35956      02/13 - 02/14        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       encouraged to bring their own if the have them. Motorcycles are furnished
35958      02/16                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201       by PCC. Participants must be 16 years of age, but are not required to hold
35959      02/20 - 02/21        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       a driver’s license to participate in the class. Upon successful completion
35960      02/23                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201       of the course, participants will be able to forego the driving portion of the
35961      02/27 - 02/28        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       NC DMV test for gaining their motorcycle endorsement. Pre-registration, at
35962      03/01                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201       least 3 days prior to the beginning of the class is required. Cost $125
35963      03/05 - 03/06        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201
35964      03/08                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201       ID         Dates             Days           Times                  Location
35965      03/12 - 03/13        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       37300      02/22 - 02/24     F              06:00a - 10:00p        GHL 146
35966      03/15                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201                                    SASU           08:00a - 05:00p        GHL 146
35967      03/19 - 03/20        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       37301      02/29 - 03/02     F              06:00a - 10:00p        GHL 146
35968      03/26 - 03/27        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201                                    SASU           08:00a - 05:00p        GHL 146
35969      04/02 - 04/03        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       37302      03/07 - 03/09     F              06:00a - 10:00p        GHL 146
35970      04/05                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201                                    SASU           08:00a - 05:00p        GHL 146
35971      04/09 - 04/10        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       37303      03/14 - 03/16     F              06:00a - 10:00p        GHL 146
35972      04/12                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201                                    SASU           08:00a - 05:00p        GHL 146
35973      04/16 - 04/17        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       37304      04/04 - 04/06     F              06:00a - 10:00p        GHL 146
35974      04/19                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201                                    SASU           08:00a - 05:00p        GHL 146
35983      04/23 - 04/34        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       37305      04/11 - 04/13     F              06:00a - 10:00p        GHL 146
35985      04/26                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201                                    SASU           08:00a - 05:00p        GHL 146
35986      04/30 - 05/01        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       37306      04/18 - 04/20     F              06:00a - 10:00p        GHL 146
35987      05/03                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201                                    SASU           08:00a - 05:00p        GHL 146
35988      05/07 - 05/08        WTH           06:00p - 10:00p      KVW - 201       37307      05/02 - 05/04     F              06:00a - 10:00p        GHL 146
35989      05/10                SAT           08:00a - 05:00p      KVW - 201                                    SASU           08:00a - 05:00p        GHL 146


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     OUTDOOR RECREATION & SPORTS

America’s Boating Course                                                              Carrying a Concealed Weapon
Hours: 8                                                                              Hours: 10
This is an 8 hour introductory boating course for recreational boaters and            This class is designed to meet the North Carolina Criminal Justice
personal watercraft operators who only want the essentials. This course               Education and Training Standards Commission which states that all
primarily covers the basics of nautical terminology, boat handling, safety,           applicants must pass a firearms safety and training course. Our instructor
equipment, navigation rules and lights, buoys, lines and knots, trailering,           will verify that the applicant is competent with a handgun and also has full
personal watercraft operation (jet skis), water sports, and boating laws and          knowledge about the laws concerning the carrying of a concealed weapon
responsibilities. A certificate is awarded upon successful completion of the           and using deadly force. The certificate earned with completion of this
course. Cost $40                                                                      course must be submitted to the sheriff of Pitt County when the applicant
                                                                                      is seeking a permit. Completing this class does not grant one the ability to
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location            carry a concealed weapon legally. Cost $75 + supplies
37830      05/05 - 05/14         MW         06:30p - 08:30p           TBA
                                                                                      ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
Basic Firearm Safety                                                                  37929      01/14 - 01/19         MT
                                                                                                                       SAT
                                                                                                                                   06:00p - 09:00p
                                                                                                                                   08:00a - 05:00p
                                                                                                                                                              TBA
                                                                                                                                                              GRG
Hours: 8
                                                                                      37930      02/11 - 02/19         MT          06:00p - 09:00p            TBA
The course is designed to give gun owners or potential gun owners the
                                                                                                                       SAT         08:00a - 05:00p            GRG
basics of firearm safety in the home and a clarification of myths involved
                                                                                      37931      03/10 - 03/15         MT          06:00p - 09:00p            TBA
with firearms. Successful completion of the course will prepare the student
                                                                                                                       SAT         08:00a - 05:00p            GRG
to safely handle and store a firearm. The student will need to be prepared
                                                                                      37932      04/07 - 04/12         MT          06:00p - 09:00p            TBA
to learn to confidently unload and make a firearm safe. Cost $39
                                                                                                                       SAT         08:00a - 05:00p            GRG
                                                                                      37933      05/05 - 05/10         MT          06:00p - 09:00p            TBA
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                                                       SAT         08:00a - 05:00p            GRG
37291      02/23                 SAT        08:00a - 05:00p        GS 402
37292      03/22                 SAT        08:00a - 05:00p        GS 402
37293      04/19                 SAT        08:00a - 05:00p        GS 402




     JUST FOR FUN

Adobe Photoshop Elements 5 Fundamentals                                               Adobe Photoshop Elements 5: Level II
Hours: 30                                                                             Hours: 21
For those that want to do more with their digital camera pictures than just           Starting where the “Introduction to Adobe Photoshop Elements 5 (PE5)”
look at them, this course is for you! Photoshop Elements 5 (PE5), the latest          class left off, students will jump right into working with layers and
release of the “home” version of Adobe Photoshop, allows you to not only              experimenting with all the special effects available in PE5. Not only will
fix minor flaws in your pictures, but to create entirely new projects with              students become familiar with applying adjustment layers to enhance
                                                                                      existing images, but will discover techniques for using layers and layer
your photos as well. Students will become familiar with the PE5 interface,
                                                                                      masks to build totally new creations. In addition, students will learn how to
and learn how to use and apply the many tools that PE5 offers; From                   apply the hundreds of filters, effects, and styles available in PE5 to modify
simple brightness and contrast adjustments, to working with multi-layered             and improve digital images. Students will also become skilled at using text
artwork, to creating animated slideshows. This course covers all the                  and “hand - painting” to add mood, functionality, and clarity to their digital
basics of Photoshop Elements 5. (Students will be expected to have a good             projects. (Students are expected to have taken “Introduction to Adobe
working knowledge of the Windows operating system, using and working                  Photoshop Elements 5” or possess equivalent knowledge of PE5 before
with files and folders). Cost $60                                                      registering for this class.) Cost $60

ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location            ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
36650      01/08 - 02/07         TTH        06:00p - 09:00p        GS 201             36651      02/19 - 03/11         TTH         09:00a - Noon           GS 201
36648      02/19 - 03/20         TTH        01:00p - 04:00p        GS 201             36652      03/25 - 04/15         TTH         06:00p - 09:00p         GS 201
36649      03/31 - 04/30         MW         09:00a - Noon          GS 201

                                                                                      Arts & Crafts
American Sign Language                                                                Hours: 36
Hours: 18                                                                             This class will utilize various mediums to create your own arts and crafts.
The student is introduced to finger spelling, ASL signs and grammar,                   It is a great way to create unique, personal gifts for the holidays or anytime!
terminology, and communication processes. Information is presented                    The class will be held at the Grifton Community Center. Cost $65
through lectures, games, exercises, and activities. Cost $70
                                                                                      ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                                      37290      01/22 - 04/08         T           09:00a - Noon              GCC
37592      01/28 - 02/18         MW         01:00p - 04:00p        GS 402
37593      03/24 - 04/19         MW         01:00p - 04:00p        GS 402


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Metal Art Work                                                                 Beginning Sewing
Hours: 40                                                                      Hours: 6
This course will focus on current and emerging metal art technologies to       This class meets for three (3) 2-hour sessions. It is the continuation of the
be used in the creation of conceptual, aesthetic, and functional art works.    B4USew class with students providing their own machines, and using the
Through the use of a wide range of metal art technologies, students create     fundamentals from the B4USew class to complete a project of their choice:
new kinds of art works not otherwise possible. Projects will involve a wide    either a pair of lounge pants or shorts, or a simple skirt. During the first
variety of skills, techniques, and processes, including use of metalworking    session, students will review their patterns and fabric, prepare the pattern
hand tools and different types of welding. Shop work is supplemented with      pieces and cut out the fabric. The remainder of the sessions will be spent
lectures and helpful demonstrations. This basic metal fabrication class        completing the projects, with short demos of seam finishing, pressing, and
relies upon cumulative learning experience through different projects.         elastic application. Sewing machine, scissors, pins, ruler, etc required by
Competency is expected in numerous new skills and techniques, and              students. Cost $30
the creative use and application of these technologies is essential to the
success of completed art works. Cost $79                                       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                               37246      02/7 - 02/26          TTH        07:00p - 09:00p        GS 402
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location     37247      04/15 - 05/01         TTH        07:00p - 09:00p        GS 402
38007      01/19 - 03/29         SAT        8:00a - Noon          ABW 124

                                                                               Sewing Machine Mastery
Aviation: Instrument Flying                                                    Hours: 6
Hours: 60                                                                      In this class you are going to learn your sewing machine inside and out! You
As a private pilot, the student prepares for the FAA instrument pilot          will learn the different parts of your machine and how to use them. Take a
airplane written test. Topics covered include advanced meteorology,            tour of the accessories that come with the basic sewing machine. Learn
radio navigation, instrument flight charts and emergency procedures and         proper needles and threads to use along with basic machine maintenance.
planning. Some flying experience required to register. Cost $65                 And finally you will take some driving lessons, how to pivot, sew a straight
                                                                               line, and much more. Cost $40
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
37832      02/12 - 04/17         TTH        06:00p - 09:00p           TBA      ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
                                                                               37242      03/4 - 03/31          TTH        07:00p - 09:00p        GS 402
                                                                               37232      05/06 - 05/13         TTH        07:00p - 09:00p        GS 402
Aviation Ground School
Hours: 45
This course is a study of aerospace history, weather, navigation,
                                                                               Business & Culture in China
                                                                               Hours: 14
instruments, preflight planning, regulations, radio communications, the         If you currently do business in China or are considering it for the future, a
aviation filed and procedures necessary to become a safe pilot. Classes         fluent knowledge of Chinese business culture is essential to your success.
are oriented toward the latest material available from the Federal Aviation    Discover Chinese business practices. Learn about Chinese schools of
Agency and students are prepared to pass the written examination by the        thought and about the conduct expected in personal interactions, meetings
Government. Cost $65                                                           and banquets. Practice interpersonal communication techniques you
                                                                               can use to work more efficiently and communicate more effectively with
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location     suppliers, clients and colleagues. Experience a Chinese banquet, from the
37833      02/12 - 04/17         T          07:00p - 09:00p           TBA      reception of guests to the farewell protocols, as you enjoy a several course
                                 TH         07:00p - 09:30p                    meal. If you plan on attending the trip to China, the Business and Culture in
                                                                               China class comes at no cost. Cost $60

B4U Sew                                                                        ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location
Hours: 6                                                                       37594      02/28 - 05/22         TH         07:00p - 09:00p        GS 402
This is a 6 hour class over 3 evenings. The first class is a complete
discussion of fabric, notions and tools. The second class is a discussion on
the pattern, from envelope to pattern pieces with a demonstration. The third   Ballroom Dance: Level I
session has the students bring in their sewing machines (if they have one)     Hours: 12
and learn the proper way to thread, wind the bobbin, simple cleaning and       Ballroom dancing is a couples dance where couples move to the music
maintenance and practice sewing with paper patterns. Cost $30                  using step-patterns and rhythms that match the character of a given song.
                                                                               There are two main types of ballroom dance. The first, referred to as the
ID         Dates                 Days       Times                 Location     Smooth/Ballroom style of dance, are flowing dances that move around the
                                                                               entire dance floor in a counter-clockwise fashion. The couple is constantly
37244      01/22 - 02/07         TTH        07:00p - 09:00p           TBA
                                                                               moving on the dance floor, smoothly transitioning from pattern to pattern.
37245      03/25 - 04/10         TTH        07:00p - 09:00p        GS 402      Examples are Foxtrot, Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz and Quickstep.

                                                                               The second type of ballroom dance is called the Latin/Rhythm style of
                                                                               dance. These dances pretty much stay in one spot on the dance floor. They
                                                                               are energetic dances that reflect the syncopated rhythm of the music being
                                                                               danced to. Examples are Swing, Rumba/Bolero, Cha Cha, Salsa/Mambo,
                                                                               Merengue, Disco/Hustle, Samba and Paso Doble. Cost $65

                                                                               ID         Dates               Days       Times                  Location
                                                                               37294      02/05 - 03/11       T          07:00p - 09:00p      Cherry Oaks




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Ballroom Dance: Level II                                                               Watercolor Basics
Hours: 12                                                                              Hours: 12
Advanced Ballroom Dancing, is intended for the experienced student who                 This is an introductory class in the art of watercolor painting. You well
wants to tighten his skills and address the fine points of the most popular             be introduced to the very basics of working with watercolor paints and
ballroom dances. You will learn how to develop strong leading and following            applying various techniques to create art. The class is an excellent outlet
techniques, as well as personal style, and how to improve balance.                     opportunity. Cost $50
Cost $65
                                                                                       ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
ID         Dates                Days       Times                   Location            37287      02/05 - 03/18         T          06:30p - 08:30p         COA - G
37297      03/25 - 04/29        T          07:00p - 09:00p       Cherry Oaks


                                                                                       Cake Decorating from Scratch
Learn to Shag!                                                                         Hours: 25
Hours: 12                                                                              Participants will learn cake decorating form Master Pastry Chef Laura Neal,
Shag is a couple’s dance. The basic step is a six count and involves a                 formerly of the Biltmore House in Asheville, NC. Participants will learn to do
simple forward-and-back motion and a change step at the end; with the six              things such as: various borders, shell and reverse shell, string-work, zigzag
count, this consists of two triple steps, followed by a rock step for the ladies       and ruffle garlands, drop flowers, sweet peas, rosebuds, rolled fondant,
and an optional kick-ball for the gents. Men lead with their left, naturally,          cake assembly (including 3 tiered wedding cakes), figure piping, color flow
and women with their right; standard swing turns are often used to break               and much more! Cost $60 and $50 for supplies
the pattern up, but the shag is mainly about footwork. “Mirror moves,” or
moves where one partner mimics the other at the same time, as if they                  ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
were reflections of each other, are also popular. Cost $65                              37520      01/14 - 03/17         M          06:30p - 09:00p          LaLees

ID         Dates                Days       Times                   Location
37295      02/6 - 03/12         W          07:00p - 09:00p       Cherry Oaks
                                                                                       Decorate Your World I
                                                                                       Hours: 21
                                                                                       Want to learn how to make a room, home, or other area glow, flow and
Instant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People                                               just all around look good? Come take our interior decorating class! Our
Hours: 3.5                                                                             instructor has over 15 years experience in decorating and design. Learn
If you yearn to experience the joy of playing piano, but you don’t want                various styles of design, furniture arrangement, color wheel and schemes,
years of weekly lessons, this short course is for you. In just one enjoyable           fabrics and more. Students have the opportunity to develop storyboards
evening, you can learn enough secrets of the trade to make piano playing               and present them in class. If you have a room you always wanted to redo or
a part of your life, learning chords, not notes. You’ll learn all the chords           a special project you would like to tackle, this class would be an excellent
needed to play any song, any style, any key. And you’ll get a healthy dose             place to begin! Cost $60
of insider secrets, how to embellish songs. This is an absolutely beginning
class in chord piano techniques, and if you can find middle C and know the              ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
meaning of Every Good Boy Does Fine, you already know enough to enroll.                37271      01/08 - 02/19         T          06:00p - 09:00p         RR 243
Includes a book and 68 minute practice CD. Cost $75

ID         Dates                Days       Times                    Location
36691      05/07                W          06:00p - 08:30p              TBA
                                                                                       Decorate Your World II
                                                                                       Hours: 21
                                                                                       This class is a continuation of Decorate Your World I. Cost $60
PCC Symphony Orchestra                                                                 ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
Hours: 32
                                                                                       37272      04/01 - 05/13         T          06:00p - 09:00p         RR 243
This course provides an opportunity for those who play an orchestral
instrument to gain experience playing in an ensemble. Emphasis is placed
on orchestral techniques and the study and performance of a variety of
styles and periods or orchestral and string ensemble literature. Upon                  Advanced Watercolor Painting
completion, students should be able to demonstrate skills needed to                    Hours: 33
participate in ensemble playing leading to performance. PRE-REQUISITE:                 This class is a continuation of the Beginning Watercolor class. The class will
Completion of high school orchestra or band program, or comparable                     be held at the Grifton Community Center. Cost $70
private lesson experience. All other cases to be determined by audition.
Please contact Larry Spell at 493-7493 with any questions.                             ID         Dates                 Days       Times                  Location
                                                                                       37288      01/10 - 04/03         TH         06:30p - 09:30p            GCC
ID         Dates                  Days       Times                  Location
36644      01/8 - 04/29           T          06:00p - 08:00p         MAENC




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Secrets to a more Realistic Landscape                                               Digital Video: An Introduction
Hours: 15                                                                           Hours: 3
All levels from beginner to professional will benefit by leaping at least 5          Digital Video: An Introduction will expose you to the basics of creating
years ahead in their artistic level. This will be a relaxed class where all         useful digital and professional looking video. With this class you will gain a
questions will be answered. We will turn out a 16 x 20 landscape. Join us           basic overview of the technologies and the software involved with creating
for the fun, tips and tricks to make your art a masterpiece. Cost $75               and editing digital video. When finished with the class you will have the
                                                                                    information needed to help you in creating the video you want. Cost $30.
ID         Dates                  Days        Times              Location
36692      01/28 - 02/25          M           06:00p - 09:00p Jaycee Park           ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
                                                                                    36687      01/14 - 02/11         MW          06:00 - 09:00p          GS 201
                                                                                    36685      03/03 - 03/26         MW          09:00a - Noon           GS 201
Secrets to a more Realistic Painting                                                36686      04/17 - 05/13         MW          01:00 - 04:00p          GS 201
Hours: 15
This class is for all skill levels from beginners to professionals. You will gain
valuable secrets that will take your art to a whole new level. This class will      Family Stories Workshop
add 6 years of experience to both beginners and professional. Join us for           Hours: 36
fun tips and tricks that will make your art pop. Cost $75                           Every family has stories to tell, but many are lost before they’re recorded.
                                                                                    In this workshop, students will receive guidance in how to write and
ID         Dates                  Days        Times              Location           structure these stories and their own. Through a balance of lecture,
36643      03/31 - 04/28          M           06:00p - 09:00p Jaycee Park           stimulating memory exercises, discussion, and class feedback they will be
                                                                                    able to create a permanent record of these stories for posterity. Cost $65

                                                                                    ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
Basic Scrapbooking                                                                  37298      01/28 - 04/21         M           06:30p - 09:30p         COA - G
Hours: 30
Basic Scrapbooking starts with the right tools and concepts. In this
class you will learn the tools needed, design concepts, color choices,
and crafty techniques for making scrapbook pages. Starting with basic               Get Organized!
techniques students will be creating pages the first night. Subsequent               Hours: 6
classes will include creating heritage pages and how to make your own               This course is designed to help small businesses, busy individuals and
embellishments. Students will make a total of 14 pages. *NOTE: students             families better understand the basics about getting and staying organized.
will need to purchase a kit with basic scrapbooking tools. Students will            It will provide conceptual information about organizing all areas of life
need to purchase albums separately, if desired. Cost $60                            including physical spaces, clutter, and paper. Cost $35

ID         Dates                  Days        Times                   Location      ID         Dates                Days         Times                  Location
37831      02/19 - 02/28          TTH         06:00p - 09:00p             TBA       37576      01/14 - 01/17        MWTH         01:00p - 03:00p         GS 402
                                                                                    37578      02/18 - 02/21        MWTH         01:00p - 03:00p         GS 402
                                                                                    37579      03/17 - 03/20        MWTH         01:00p - 03:00p         GS 402
Creative Writing Seminar                                                            37580
                                                                                    37581
                                                                                               04/14 - 04/17
                                                                                               05/12 - 05/15
                                                                                                                    MWTH
                                                                                                                    MWTH
                                                                                                                                 01:00p - 03:00p
                                                                                                                                 01:00p - 03:00p
                                                                                                                                                         GS 402
                                                                                                                                                         GS 402
Hours: 36
This course is designed for the experienced as well as the inexperienced
writer. The emphasis is on creativity, writing, and critique. Assignments
are read anonymously and critiqued by class members and the instructor              Introduction to Digital Photography
to work toward improved writing technique and communication skills.                 Hours: 30
Tip sheets on the elements of writing are supplemented by exercises. All            Do you want to preserve your memories for years to come? Do you have a
genres of writing are welcome. Revision and submission for publication and          digital camera but are not confident in using it? Do you want to share your
competition are encouraged. Cost $65                                                pictures easily, quickly and cheaply but don’t know how? Because digital
                                                                                    imaging is relatively new, this technology can be confusing. It can be hard
ID         Dates                  Days        Times                   Location      to put all the pieces together and understand computers, color, pixels and
37299      01/24 - 04/17          TH          06:30p - 09:30p         CWE 214       printing all at the same time. Introduction to Digital Imaging will introduce
                                                                                    you to digital image file management. You’ll learn how to edit and crop
                                                                                    out unwanted portions of your photos, resize them, adjust their colors, add
                                                                                    special effects, print at the highest possible quality, e-mail digital photos
                                                                                    to friends and family, and use them to create cards or electronic photo
                                                                                    albums. Cost $60

                                                                                    ID         Dates                 Days        Times                  Location
                                                                                    36653      01/07 - 02/11         MW          01:00p - 04:00p         GS 201
                                                                                    36655      02/18 - 03/19         MW          06:00p - 09:00p         GS 201
                                                                                    36654      04/01 - 05/01         TTH         09:00a - Noon           GS 201




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     Command Spanish
     Grab the opportunity to provide your goods & services
                                        to the expanding Hispanic market!
     “Command Spanish” is the nation’s leading provider of Occupational Spanish language and
     cross - cultural training and materials. Command Spanish materials are highly job - specific
     and are available for a wide range of jobs and professions, including, but not limited to,
     medical, nursing, dentistry, law enforcement, public safety, hospitality, warehousing, banking,
     office management, construction, manufacturing, education and retail sales. The programs are
     all non - grammar based and need no prior knowledge of Spanish. The language component
     utilizes phonetic encoding to address the most important Spanish Commands related to the
     individualized company, or group of employees. It addresses the Most Important Spanish
     commands, questions, and phrases pertinent to daily interactions in each business.


     Enroll Your Employees Today!

     For more information contact Hispanic/Latino Coordinator at 493-7253.                         For healthcare applications contact Lou at 493-7266.




Spanish: Beginning Conversation I
Hours: 30
This course will prepare students to have conversation with Spanish
                                                                                               Join us for Lunch!
speaking individuals. Topics include basic fundamentals of grammar, oral                       The Lunch and Learn events are co-sponsored by the PCC
comprehension, various dialects and basic conversations. A beginning                           Small Business Center and the Greenville-Pitt Chamber
vocabulary will be established. Cost $60                                                       of Commerce. These sessions will be held at some of
                                                                                               Greenville’s finest Restaurants. For more information on
ID         Dates                  Days        Times                  Location
                                                                                               locations and registration call 493-7625.
37543      01/16 - 04/02          W           06:30p - 09:00p         GS 402

                                                                                                  Spring Semester Lunch-n-Learn Schedule:
Spanish: Beginning Conversation II
Hours: 30                                                                                         Doing Business with the Military
This course is a continuation of the Level I course. The instruction learned                      Dates        Days            Times             Location
from Level I will be further utilized. Participants will build their vocabulary                   01/09        W               11:00a - 01:00p       TBA
and ability to converse with Spanish speaking individuals. Cost $60
                                                                                                  Michael Gerber-E-myth revisited
                                                                                                  Dates        Days            Times             Location
ID         Dates                  Days        Times                  Location
                                                                                                  02/13        W               11:00a - 01:00p       TBA
37542      01/14 - 04/14          M           06:30p - 09:00p         GS 402
                                                                                                  Small Business Legal Issues
Spring Technology Series                                                                          Dates        Days            Times             Location
Hours: 10                                                                                         03/12        W               11:00a - 01:00p       TBA
Come join us at the Council on Aging in Greenville our new Technology
Series. We will be covering various topics this spring from using technology                      Event Planning
for medical research to purchasing a computer to demystifying cell phones.                        Dates        Days            Times             Location
Cost $60                                                                                          04/09        W               11:00a - 01:00p       TBA

ID         Dates                  Days        Times                  Location                     Human Resources Challenges
37589      01/07 - 05/12          M           10:00a - Noon           COA - G                     Dates        Days            Times             Location
                                                                                                  05/14        W               11:00a - 01:00p       TBA




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      EN ESPANOL

Electricidad Básica (Basic Electricity)                                            Entrenar al entrenador para instructores
Horas: 64
Este curso cubre un básico y no matemático acercamiento a los principios
                                                                                   adjuntos *Bilingüe (Train the Trainer for
de la electricidad. Presenta la teoría del electrón, la electricidad estática,     Adjunct Instructors - *Bilingual)
electrones en marcha y magnetismo. Abarca los métodos básicos                      Horas: 36
de medida de corriente, voltaje y resistencia. Explica los circuitos               La habilidad de comunicación y presentación de sus entrenadores puede
componentes-conductores, resistencias, condensadores y simples cálculos            “hacer o romper” una sesión de entrenamiento en la clase. Este curso
de la ley de Ohm para circuitos de DC y AC. Costo $65.00/Sin costo de              cubre el estudiante adulto, habilidades de presentación y logística para
libro *Bilingüe - en Inglés y Español                                              enseñar dentro o fuera del campo también como su escenario de trabajo
                                                                                   para instructores industriales. Este curso se enfoca en el desarrollo y
ID         Dates                   Days         Times                   Location   entendimiento de como la gente aprende en un escenario de sala de clases
36825      01/018 - 05/09          F            06:00p - 10:00p          GS 125    y la aplicación de una efectiva comunicación y técnicas de presentación
                                                                                   en la sala de clases. Usted será preparado para llevar presentaciones en la
                                                                                   sala de clases. Costo $65.00/Sin costo de libro *Bilingüe - en Inglés y
                                                                                   Español
Habilidades de presentación
(Presentation Skills)                                                              ID         Dates                 Days         Times                      Location
Horas: 16                                                                          36819      02/18 - 03/14         MWF           9:00a - Noon       Bernstein Center
Este curso esta diseñado para empleados en organizaciones los cuales son
responsables de dar presentaciones a clientes internos o externos. Toda
la información y ejercicios pueden ser fácilmente aplicados a situaciones          PCSCC/PCC Mejoramiento de Habilidades de Manejo
relacionadas al trabajo. Los temas incluyen: Mejorar la calidad de                 Hours: 8
presentaciones a través de mejor uso de la voz, ojos, gestos y movimientos.        Pitt County Coalicion de Comunidades Seguras, conjuntamente con Pitt
Captar la atención de la audiencia, usar marcos de presentación que                Community College ofrece el AAA aprobado curso de Mejoramiento de
aseguren a los miembros de la audiencia conocer las metas y objetivos,             Habilidades de manejo. Este curso cubre una variedad de temas utiles para
y otras destrezas para mantener y crear el interés de los miembros de              todos los conductores. Cost $55
la audiencia. Costo $60.00/Sin costo de libro *Bilingüe - en Inglés y
Español                                                                            ID         Dates                 Days         Times                       Location
                                                                                   35861      01/12                 SAT          08:00a - 05:00p            KVW - 203
ID         Dates                   Days         Times                   Location   35862      03/01                 SAT          08:00a - 05:00p            KVW - 203
36903      04/01 - 05/08           TWTH         07:00p - 09:00p             BEC    35863      05/03                 SAT          08:00a - 05:00p            KVW - 203




      PCC is looking for you!                                                         PCC lo esta buscando a Usted!!
  Pitt Community College is seeking persons looking for                              Pitt Community College ofrece nuevas oportunidades
  new job opportunities as part - time instructors in the                            de trabajo para instructores de medio tiempo en las
  following areas:                                                                   siguientes areas:
  Requirements:                                     •   Auto Mechanics
                                                    •   Basic Electricity            Requisitos:                                         •   Mecanica de Autos
                                                    •   Cake Decorating                                                                  •   Electricidad Basica
  Bilingual (Spanish/ English)                                                                                                           •   Decoracion de pastel
                                                    •   Computer Skills              Bilingue (espanol/ ingles)
                                                    •   Cosmetology                                                                      •   Computacion
  For Technical areas - need someone                                                 Para areas tecnicas - Se necesita                   •   Cosmetologia
  with prior “hands - on” or job                    •   Crafts
                                                    •   Ethnic Cooking               personal con conocimiento o experien-               •   Manualidades
  related experience.                                                                cias de trabajo en estas especialidades             •   Cocina Internacional
                                                    •   Hydraulics
                                                    •   Internet                     relacionadas.                                       •   Hidraulica
  Flexible Schedule - available                                                                                                          •   Internet
                                                    •   Landscaping
  weekends, nights and daytime.                     •   Industrial Maintenance
                                                                                     Horario flexible - fines de semana,                   •   Arreglo de Jardines
                                                                                     noches y dias.                                      •   Mantenimiento Industrial
                                                    •   Music
  Pitt Community College is willing to              •   Painting                                                                         •   Musica
  train how to teach.                                                                PCC proporciona entrenamiento para                  •   Pintura
                                                    •   Welding
                                                                                     ensenar                                             •   Soldaduria
  Call: (252) 757-3872, Fax resume to (252) 321-4433 or mail resume to:
                                                                                     Llame al: (252) 757 - 3872 o Fax resume al: (252) 321 - 4433 o Mande resume por cor
  Pitt Community College
  Continuing Education Hispanic/Latino Coordinator                                   Pitt Community College
  P.O. Drawer 7007 • Greenville, NC 27835                                            Continuing Education Hispanic/Latino Coordinator
                                                                                     P.O. Drawer 7007
                We will train you to teach in your field of expertise.                Greenville, NC 27835



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Principios y Operaciones de Soldadura                                                Introducción de Habilidades en Computación
(Welding Principles and Operations)                                                  Horas: 30
                                                                                     Esta clase proporciona e introduce a los computadores y la computación.
Horas: 48                                                                            Los temas cubiertos incluyen aplicaciones en hardware y software.
Este curso cubre los fundamentos de soldadura, discute las                           Bases de datos, gráficos, Internet, sistemas operativos, hojas de cálculo
consideraciones y precauciones de seguridad al soldar. Abarca el                     y procesador de texto serán presentados. El mantenimiento de un PC con
equipamiento de soldadura al arco y al oxigeno. Describe las técnicas y              software y hardware actualizados será cubierto también. Al término de la
símbolos de la soldadura. Trata las formas de evitar fallas al soldar.               clase usted conocerá como usar y mantener su propio PC. Costo $60.00/
                                                                                     Sin costo de libro
Costo $66.75/Sin costo de libro *Bilingüe – en Inglés y Español
Call Malina Rodriguez 252-757-3872 for registration                                  ID         Dates                Days       Times               Location
                                                                                     36906      02/07 - 04/03        TTH        07:00p - 09:00p      GS 110
                                                                                     36905      02/12 - 04/01        TTH        10:00a - Noon        GS 110
Mecanografía
Horas: 36
¡Aprender como tipiar en una forma fácil! No mas buscar y picar con                  Spanish GED: Lectura
solo dos dedos. Este curso esta diseñado para introducir el uso básico               Horas: 36
del teclado del computador. Los temas incluyen la correcta posición de               Los cursos de GED en español preparan estudiantes para tomar exámenes
las manos y el uso del teclado numérico, también aprender teclas guías               en redacción, estudios sociales, ciencias, lenguaje y lectura. Ofrecemos
y teclas alfabéticas, de símbolos, puntuación y espaciado. Si usted es               instrucción para adultos que no han terminado la secundaria, pero quiénes
principiante o avanzado, puede ser beneficiado de esta clase.                         han aprendido de su vida y experiencias profesionales. Costo $65.00/Sin
Costo $65.00/Sin costo de libro                                                      costo de libro
ID        Dates                 Days      Times                 Location             ID         Dates                Days       Times               Location
36904     03/01 - 05/10         SAT       09:00a - Noon          GS 110              37266      01/29 - 03/27        TTH        07:00p - 09:00p         TBA
                                                                                     37265      03/31 - 05/09        MWF        09:00p - 11:00a        BEC 1

Habilidades Avanzadas en Computación
Horas: 30
Esta clase entregará un minucioso vistazo al uso y entendimiento de
                                                                                     Spanish GED: Matemáticas
                                                                                     Horas: 36
los siguientes software: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint y Access.
                                                                                     Los cursos de GED en español preparan estudiantes para tomar exámenes
Usted será capaz de desarrollar actividades en estos programas usando
herramientas avanzadas para obtener un mejor resultado creando                       en matemáticas desde operaciones básicas hasta algebra y geometría.
documentos, hojas de cálculos, presentaciones en diapositivas y bases de             Ofrecemos instrucción para adultos que no han terminado la secundaria,
datos. Costo $60.00/Sin costo de libro                                               pero quiénes han aprendido de su vida y experiencias profesionales. Costo
                                                                                     $65.00/Sin costo de libro
ID        Dates                 Days      Times                 Location
37269     01/23 - 03/12         MW         07:00p - 09:00p          TBA              ID         Dates                Days       Times               Location
                                                                                     37280      01/23 - 03/26        MW         07:00p - 09:00p        BEC 1


Introducción a Internet                                                              Money Smart
Horas: 30
                                                                                     Horas: 8
Curso introductoria diseñado para quien busca aprender como usar los
recursos disponibles en Internet. Los participantes aprenderán como y                Esta clase está diseñada para ayudar a los estudiantes a entender los
donde encontrar estos importantes recursos y se volverán más familiar                conceptos de la economía en la vida real y para brindarles información
y cómodos usando Internet. Aprender a usar el correo electrónico y                   que les permite tomar mejores decisiones acerca de finanzas o compras
agregarles documentos adjuntos a los correos electrónicos estará cubierto            majores. Costo Sin costo alguno
en este curso también. Costo $60.00/Sin costo de libro
                                                                                     ID         Dates                Days       Times               Location
ID        Dates                 Days      Times                 Location             TBA        02/19 - 02/28        TTH        06:30p - 08:30p       Joblink
37275     03/26 - 05/14         MW        07:00p - 09:00p        GS 109              TBA        04/19 - 04/10        TTH        06:30p - 08:30p       Joblink



Decoración de Pastel                                                                 Principios Basicos en Computación
                                                                                     Horas: 20
Horas: 36
                                                                                     Esta clase le enseñará al estudiante los conceptos básicos de cómo
Aprender que tan divertido puede decorar un pastel en este corto curso
                                                                                     comenzar a usar la computadora. Está diseñada para personas con poca
que abarcara todo lo fundamental. Usted aprenderá técnicas básicas de
                                                                                     o nada de experiencia en computación y prepara a los estudiantes para el
decoración, las cuales incluyen escritura, bordes, insertar objetos, etc.
                                                                                     siguente nivel de habilidades en computación. Costo Sin costo alguno
Introducción a los varios tipos de equipamiento, glaseados y diseños serán
enseñados. Costo $65.00/más $16.95 por el costo del kit
                                                                                     ID         Dates                Days       Times               Location
                                                                                     TBA         01/15 - 02/07       TTH        06:00p - 08:30p       Joblink
ID        Dates               Days     Times                    Location
                                                                                     TBA        02/16 - 03/15        SAT        09:00p - 01:00p       Joblink
37276     01/12 - 04/05       SAT      10:00a - 01:00p      Whichard 202



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      IMPROVE YOUR JOB SKILLS

Basic Skills Education                                                           Basic Skills Learning Center Lab
Basic Skills Education classes are tuition-free programs offered on campus       Hours: Varies
and throughout Pitt County for the adult learner. For information about          The Learning Center provides adults with opportunities to improve reading,
Basic Skills Education and/or Basic Skills Programs, including Adult Basic       math, and writing skills, and/or prepare for the Test for General Educational
Education (ABE), General Educational Development (GED), Adult High               Development (GED). The Center offers individualized instruction in an open
School (AHS), Life Skills, Compensatory Education, English As A Second           lab format and provides a wealth of resources for the adult learner. For
Language (ESL), and Pathways to Employment, please contact Ella Barnes           more information, please contact Belinda Grubbs at 493-7560. Cost Free
at 493-7396.
                                                                                 Date              Day               Time                          Location
                                                                                 01/07 - 05/08     MTWTH             08:00a-09:00p                  GHL207
New Students: Welcome to Basic Skills!                                           01/11 - 05/09     F                 08:00a-05:00p                  GHL207
Hours: 4
Orientation & Assessment for New Students: ABE, GED, AHS, Life Skills.
To be eligible for enrollment, potential students need to complete a Basic       Achieving College Entry (ACE) Lab
Skills Orientation and Assessment session. Please note that Orientation          Located in Everett, Room 155, the ACE Lab is designed to help students
& Assessment is a required four-hour session. Registration is on a first          review math, reading, and writing skills in preparation for the college
come-first served basis. Orientation may be conducted at other days/times         placement testing. The lab is free and available to any individual who has
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Students who are 16 or 17 years old are required            a high school diploma or GED and meets TABE testing requirements. For
to bring a Release Form to Orientation. If you have any questions, please        more information, please contact Belinda Grubbs at 493-7560. Cost Free
contact Mary Whitehead at 493-7628 or Jean Sherrod at 493-7526.
Cost Free                                                                        Date                          Day             Time                Location
                                                                                 01/07 - 02/14 (Session 1)     MTWTH           01:00p - 04:00p     CWE 155
Date                    Day         Time                           Location      02/18 - 03/27 (Session 2)     MTWTH           01:00p - 04:00p     CWE 155
01/08 - 04/08           T           05:30p - 09:30p                 GHL111       03/31 - 05/08 (Session 3)     MTWTH           01:00p - 04:00p     CWE 155
01/04 - 04/11           F           08:30a - 12:30p                 GHL111


                                                                                 Pathways to Employment
Returning Students: We Miss You!                                                 Hours: Varies
Hours: Varies                                                                    Pathways to Employment is a comprehensive program designed for the
Orientation & Assessment for Returning Students: ABE, GED, AHS, Life             adult learner to develop workplace literacy skills and prepare students
Skills. If you are a former student and have missed at least one semester,       for employment. Instruction is given in three areas: Basic Skills, Human
you will need to contact us before reenrolling. Please contact Lori Millsap at   Resources Development, and Occupational Training. For more information,
493-7265 to make an appointment. Cost Free                                       please contact Jean Sherrod at 493 - 7526. Cost Free

Date                    Day         Time                           Location      Date              Day               Time                          Location
01/10 - 04/10           TH          08:30a - 12:30p                 GHL111       TBA               TBA               TBA                               TBA
01/10 - 04/10           TH          05:30p - 09:30p                 GHL111


                                                                                 Future WAVES
ESL Orientation & Assessment: New and                                            Hours: Varies
Returning Students                                                               The goal of Future WAVES is to provide an accessible, exciting, and
                                                                                 productive learning environment for students 16-21 years old who need a
Hours: 4
                                                                                 GED. Through Future WAVES, students will have the opportunity to explore
To be eligible for enrollment in an ESL class, new and returning students
                                                                                 different learning techniques, learn communication skills, learn decision
need to complete an ESL Orientation and Assessment session. Please
                                                                                 making skills, and build self esteem as they set and achieve educational
note that Orientation & Assessment is a required four - hour session.
                                                                                 and career goals.
Registration is on a first come - first served basis. Orientation may be
conducted at other days/times BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. For additional
                                                                                 Date                Day               Time                        Location
information or questions, please contact Terry Nolte at 493-7213 or Rena
                                                                                 01/07 - 05/09       MTWTHF            08:30a - 01:30p                 GHC
Bunns-Battle at 493-7344. Cost Free

Date                    Day         Time                           Location
01/07 - 04/07           M           05:00p - 09:00p                  GS114
01/04 - 04/11           F           09:00a - 01:00p                  GS114
                                                                                                 Command Spanish
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General Educational Development (GED)                                                  Adult Basic Education (ABE)
Hours: Varies                                                                          Hours: Varies
GED is a program designed to prepare adult students to take the five                    ABE is a basic skills program designed to help adults (16 years of age
GED tests (Mathematics, Writing, Language Arts Reading, Social Studies,                or older) improve reading, math, writing, spelling, and language skills.
Science) that lead to a high school equivalency diploma. For more                      For more information on day classes, please contact Belinda Grubbs
information on GED classes, please contact Belinda Grubbs at 493-7560.                 at 493-7560. For more information on Evening Classes or Off Campus
Cost Free                                                                              (Community) Classes, please contact Jean Sherrod at 493-7526. Cost Free

Class          Dates           Days        Times              Location                 Main Campus:
GED Prep       01/07 - 05/08   MTWTH       08:00a - 01:00p     GHL218                  Class   Dates                 Days             Times              Location
GED Prep       01/07 - 05/08   MTWTH       08:00a - 09:00p GHL207 (Lab)                BSP 2   01/07 - 05/08         MTWTH            08:00a - 01:00p     GHL110
Math Prep      01/11 - 05/09   F           08:00a - 12:00p     GHL218                  BSP 3   01/07 - 05/08         MTWTH            08:00a - 01:00p     GHL216
GED Prep       01/11 - 05/09   F           08:00a - 05:00p GHL207 (Lab)                BSP 4   01/07 - 05/08         MTWTH            08:00a - 01:00p     GHL217
Skills Tutor   01/07 - 05/09   MTWTHF      On-Line             GHL207                  BSP 2   01/07 - 05/08         MW               06:00p - 09:00p     GHL110
GED Conn.      01/07 - 05/09   MTWTHF      Home Study          GHL207                  BSP 3   01/07 - 05/07         MW               06:00p - 09:00p     GHL216
                                                                                       BSP 3   01/08 - 05/08         TTH              06:00p - 09:00p     GHL216
                                                                                       BSP 4   01/07 - 05/07         MW               06:00p - 09:00p     GHL217
                                                                                       BSP 4   01/08 - 05/08         TTH              06:00p - 09:00p     GHL217
GED Testing
Hours: Varies                                                                          Off Campus:
Students are expected to attend classes, pass a GED Practice test, and                 Class    Dates                Days             Times              Location
be referred by an instructor to take a GED test. A fee of $7.50 is charged;            BSP      01/07 - 05/08        MTWTH            08:30a - 02:00p        106
North Carolina picture identification and Social Security card are required.            BSP      01/10 - 05/08        TH               07:00p - 09:00p        106
For additional information, please contact Beverly Webster at 493-7606.                BSP      01/07 - 05/08        MTWTH            08:30a - 12:30p        049
Cost $7.50                                                                             BSP      01/07 - 05/07        MW               05:30p - 08:30p        BEC
                                                                                       BSP      01/08 - 05/08        TTH              06:00p - 09:00p        309
Date                    Day              Time                     Location             BSP      01/08 - 05/08        TTH              06:30p - 09:00p        017
01/07 - 05/08           MTWTH            09:00a - 12:00p          CWE 151              BSP      01/07 - 05/08        MW               06:00p - 09:00p        334
01/07 - 05/06           MT               06:00p - 07:30p          CWE 151              BSP      01/07 - 05/08        MTWTH            09:00a - Noon          308
                                                                                       BSP      01/07 - 05/08        MW               06:00p - 09:00p        308
                                                                                       BSP      01/08 - 05/08        TTH              06:00p - 08:00p        346
Adult High School (AHS)                                                                BSP      01/07 - 05/08        MW               06:00p - 09:00p        SHC
Hours: Varies                                                                          BSP      01/08 - 05/08        TTH              06:00p - 09:00p        KCC
AHS is a program designed for adult students who wish to earn a high
school diploma by completing course credit not previously earned in
a traditional high school setting. Courses not listed may be offered as                Compensatory Education
independent studies. Twelve (12) hours/course/week required. For more                  Compensatory Education is a program that provides intellectually
information on GED classes or AHS classes, please contact Belinda Grubbs               challenged adults with skills to become more independent and self-directed
at 493-7560. Cost Free                                                                 and to meet and manage community, social, work, and personal adult
                                                                                       responsibilities. For more information on Compensatory Education classes
Class                   Date            Day     Time           Location                please contact Terry Nolte at 493-7213. Cost Free
Civics (E/L/P)          01/14 - 03/06   MTWTH   08:15a - 11:15a GHL202
Expl. the Holocaust     01/14 - 03/06   MTWTH   11:30a - 01:00p GHL202                 Date                Day                Time                       Location
English 3               01/14 - 03/06   MTWTH   02:00p - 05:00p GHL218                 01/07 - 05/09       MTWTHF             08:45a - 03:45p               TR24
U.S. History            03/17 - 05/08   MTWTH   08:15a - 11:15a GHL202                 01/07 - 05/09       MTWTHF             08:45a - 03:45p             GHL112
AHS Success             03/17 - 05/08   MTWTH   11:30a - 01:00p GHL202                 01/07 - 05/08       MTWTH              08:45a - 03:45p                334
English 4 (Section 1)   03/17 - 05/08   MTWTH   02:00p - 05:00p GHL218
English 4 (Section 2)   03/17 - 05/08   MTWTH   06:00p - 09:00p GHL218
Independent Study       01/07 - 05/09   MTWTH   02:00p - 05:00p GHL218
Independent Study       01/11 - 05/09   F       08:00a - 05:00p GHL218                 Life Skills
Math & Science Lab      01/07 - 05/09   MTWTH   05:00p - 09:00p GHL202                 Hours: Varies
                                                                                       Life Skills is a program designed to teach adults practical skills such as
                                                                                       balancing a checkbook, preparing for the written driver’s license test,
                                                                                       improving academic skills, and improving critical thinking skills to meet
                                                                                       the many challenges in today’s world. For more information on Life Skills

        Adobe Photoshop
                                                                                       classes please contact Terry Nolte at 493-7213. Cost Free

                                                                                       Date                Day              Time                         Location
    Elements 5 Fundamentals                                                            01/07 - 05/07       MW               09:30A - 11:30A                  CMT

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English as a Second Language (ESL)                                               Employability Lab
Hours: Varies                                                                    Hours: 96 - 115
ESL is a program of instruction designed to help adults with limited or no       This course provides employability skills training for unemployed and
English language proficiency improve their English reading, writing, and          underemployed adults. The curriculum framework addresses each of the
communication skills. For more information on ESL classes, please contact        six core HRD components. Instruction is designed to be self-directed,
Terry Nolte at 493-7213. Cost Free                                               self-paced, and structured on an open-entry, open-exit basis to meet the
                                                                                 customized needs of individuals and/or partner agencies at JobLink
                                                                                 (One-Stop) Career Centers. Membership hours are counted on a contact
Class              Date              Day          Time            Location
                                                                                 hour basis. Cost FREE
ESL Beginning      01/07 - 05/08     MTWTH        08:00a - 12:00p   GS114
ESL Beginning      01/07 - 05/07     MW           06:00p - 09:00p   GS104
                                                                                 Dates               Days                 Times                    Location
ESL Intermediate   01/07 - 05/08     MTWTH        08:00a - 12:00p   GS104
                                                                                 TBA                 Weekdays             9:00a - 05:00p               JBL
ESL Intermediate   01/07 - 05/07     MW           06:00p - 09:00p   GS302
ESL Advanced       01/08 - 05/08     TTH          06:00p - 09:00p   GS104
ESL Lab            01/07 - 05/08     MTWTH        12:00p - 02:00p   GS114
ESL Lab            01/07 - 05/07     TH           06:30p - 08:30p   GS114        Human Resources Development (HRD)
ESL Civics         01/07 - 05/08     MTWTH        08:00a - Noon     GC302        Human Resources Development (HRD) is a structured program to
ESL TOEFL          01/08 - 05/08     TTH          06:00p - 09:00p GHL112         recruit, counsel, and train unemployed and underemployed adults. The
ESL Dist. Lrng.    01/07 - 05/09     MTWTHF       Video Based         TBA        primary objective is to help trainees orient themselves to the world of
                                                                                 work, appreciate the effects of their behavior on others, and develop the
ESL Advanced       01/07 - 05/08     MTWTH        08:15a - 12:15p     354
                                                                                 basic academic and communication skills prerequisite to obtaining and
ESL                01/08 - 05/08     TTH          06:00p - 09:00p     BEC        maintaining employment. HRD offers a nontraditional entrance into the
ESL                01/08 - 05/07     MW           12:30p - 02:00p     354        community college system without the fear of failure. If you have any
ESL                01/05 - 05/03     SA           09:00a - 12:30p     BEC        questions about the HRD Program or classes, please call Glenda Joyner at
                                                                                 321-4551.

Employability Skills
Hours: 96 - 115                                                                  Introduction to Computer Skills
This course provides employability skills training for unemployed and            Hours: 30 - 40
underemployed adults. The curriculum framework addresses each of the             This course provides employability skills training for unemployed and
six core HRD components: 1) assessment of an individual’s assets and             underemployed adults. The curriculum framework is designed to introduce
limitations, 2) development of a positive self-concept, 3) development           computers and computer terms, develop a moderate comfort level of basic
of employability skills, 4) development of communication skills, 5)              computer-use skills, introduce the Internet and develop e-mail capabilities,
development of problem-solving skills, and 6) awareness of the impact of         and develop skills in navigating the Internet and using search engines. The
information technology in the workplace. Cost FREE                               content of the instructional materials focuses on the following topics: using
                                                                                 the computer to search for jobs and occupational information, compiling
                                                                                 employment-related documents (resumes, cover letters, applications),
Dates                Days                 Times                     Location
                                                                                 accessing governmental and educational resources, and emphasizing the
TBA                  TBA                  TBA                           JBL
                                                                                 role of information technology in the world of work. Cost FREE

                                                                                 Dates               Days                 Times                    Location
                                                                                 TBA                 TBA                  TBA                          TBA



      BASIC LAW ENFORCEMENT TRAINING
Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) is designed to give students               Admission Procedures/Requirements
essential skills required for entry-level employment as law enforcement          Students must be a high school graduate. Must have a letter of
officers with state, county or municipal governments or with private              sponsorship by a North Carolina Law Enforcement Agency. Must be 20
enterprise.                                                                      years of age. No felony convictions. No major misdemeanors. Must pass
                                                                                 physical exam by North Carolina doctor. Admission packets can be picked
This program utilizes State-commission-mandated topics and methods of            up from Greenville Center Room 129 or can be requested by contacting
instruction. 35 blocks of instruction include but are not limited to, criminal   PCC BLET at pccblet@email.pittcc.edu.
law, juvenile law, civil process, traffic crash investigations, alcoholic
beverage laws, investigative, patrol, custody and court procedures,              CJC 100
emergency responses, ethics and community relations.                             Hours: 39
                                                                                 This course covers the skills and knowledge needed for entry-level
Career Opportunities                                                             employment as a law enforcement officer in North Carolina. Emphasis is
Successful graduates receive a curriculum certificate after passing the           placed on topics and areas as defined by the North Carolina Administrative
certification examinations mandated by the North Carolina Criminal Justice        Code. The requirements include 9 hours of classroom time and 30 lab
Education and Training Standards Commission and/or the North Carolina            hours. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate
Sheriff’s Education and Training Standard Commission.                            competence in the topics and areas required for the state comprehensive
                                                                                 examination. This is a certificate level course.




 36                                      WWW.PITTCC.EDU/CONED                            (252) 493-7388
Detention Officer Certification Course                                                  Mandated hours, Sheriff’s Choice
Hours: 170
This course is designed to prepare the student as an inexperienced officer
under rules and regulations of the North Carolina Sheriff’s Commission.               Communication Skills
                                                                                      Hours: 4
The Detention Officer Certification Course (DOCC) Curriculum is designed to             This course provides the officer with basic verbal/nonverbal strategies to
prepare entry level individuals with the cognitive and physical skills needed         more effectively communicate with ohers.
to become certified detention officers in North Carolina. The course is
comprised of 20 separate blocks of instruction to include Suicide and Crisis          Date                Day                  Time                     Location
Management, Legal Aspects of Supervision and Management, Fire
Emergencies, and Contraband Searches. The DOCC contains practical                     02/21               Th                   08:00a - 12:00p            GS122
exercises that are woven throughout the training experience.                          03/11               Th                   08:00a - 12:00p            GS122
                                                                                      04/01               T                    08:00a - 12:00p            GS122
Career Opportunities                                                                  04/22               T                    08:00a - 12:00p            GS122
Successful graduates have one year to be employed and certified, after
passing the certification examinations mandated by the North Carolina
Sheriff’s Education and Training Standard Commission. Starting salaries
range up to $33,201.00/year.                                                          OC Spray & Chemical Projector Certification
                                                                                      Hours: 4
Admission Procedures/Requirements                                                     This is a certification course for use of OC spray.
Students must be a high school graduate or GED. Must be 21 years of age.
No felony convictions. No major misdemeanors. Must pass physical exam                 Date                Day                  Time                     Location
by North Carolina doctor. Admission packets can be picked up from                     02/21               Th                   12:00p - 05:00p            GS122
Greenville Center Room 129 or can be requested by contacting
                                                                                      03/11               Th                   12:00p - 05:00p            GS122
bprice@email.pittcc.edu.
                                                                                      04/01               T                    12:00p - 05:00p            GS122
                                                                                      04/22               T                    12:00p - 05:00p            GS122
Date                Day                  Time                     Location
01/07               MTWTHF               08:00a - 05:00p            GS122
06/02               MTWTHF               08:00a - 05:00p            GS122
                                                                                      Heartsaver CPR/AED/Firstaid
                                                                                      Hours: 8
Detention In-Service - Mandated Hours,                                                This course is a recertification in CPR. The officer learns the skills
                                                                                      necessary in the operation of an AED and is provided the first aid skills
Sheriff’s Standards                                                                   necessary as a first responder.

Legal Update                                                                          Date                Day                  Time                     Location
Hours: 4                                                                              03/06               Th                   08:00a - 05:00p            GS122
Sheriff’s Training and Standards mandated In-Service training                         03/25               Th                   08:00a - 05:00p            GS122
                                                                                      04/15               T                    08:00a - 05:00p            GS122
Date                Day                  Time                     Location            05/06               T                    08:00a - 05:00p            GS122
02/04 - 02/29                                                   Blackboard
03/03 - 03/28                                                   Blackboard
04/01 - 04/30                                                   Blackboard            PPCT Handcuffing Techniques
05/05 - 05/30                                                   Blackboard            Hours: 6
06/02 - 06/27                                                   Blackboard
                                                                                      Date                Day                  Time                     Location
                                                                                      02/26               T                    08:00a - 03:00p            Annex
Professionalism                                                                       03/20               Th                   08:00a - 03:00p            Annex
Hours: 2                                                                              04/10               Th                   08:00a - 03:00p            Annex
Sheriff’s Training and Standards mandated training                                    04/29               T                    08:00a - 03:00p            Annex

Date                Day                  Time                     Location
02/04 - 04/29                                                   Blackboard            Taser Familiarization
03/03 - 03/28                                                   Blackboard            Hours: 2
04/01 - 04/30                                                   Blackboard
05/05 - 05/30                                                   Blackboard            Date                Day                  Time                     Location
06/02 - 06/27                                                   Blackboard            02/26               T                    03:00p - 05:00p            Annex
                                                                                      03/20               Th                   03:00p - 05:00p            Annex
                                                                                      04/10               Th                   03:00p - 05:00p            Annex
Inmate Movement                                                                       04/29               T                    03:00p - 05:00p            Annex
Hours: 2
Sheriff’s Training and Standards mandated training.

Date                Day                  Time                     Location
02/04 - 02/29                                                   Blackboard
03/03 - 03/28                                                   Blackboard
04/01 - 04/30                                                   Blackboard
05/05 - 05/30                                                   Blackboard
06/02 - 06/27                                                   Blackboard



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In-Service Blackboard Courses                                                                Restraint Chair
                                                                                             Hours: 4
                                                                                             This course is designed to familiarize the student with the use of a restraint
TB Awareness                                                                                 chair in dealing with inmates that are uncontrollable, noncompliant, and/or
Date               Day              Time                        Location                     a danger to themselves.
02/04 - 02/29                                                 Blackboard
03/03 - 02/28                                                 Blackboard                     Date                     Day                  Time                 Location
04/01 - 04/30                                                 Blackboard                     02/12                    T                    08:00a - Noon          GS122
05/05 - 06/30                                                 Blackboard                     02/19                    T                    08:00a - Noon          GS122
06/02 - 06/27                                                 Blackboard                     06/10                    T                    08:00a - Noon          GS125
                                                                                             06/24                    T                    08:00a - Noon          GS125

Bloodborne Pathogens
Date               Day              Time                        Location                     Use of Force Report Writing
02/04 - 02/29                                                 Blackboard                     Hours: 8
03/03 - 03/28                                                 Blackboard                     This course provides information necessary to familiarize the participants
04/01 - 04/30                                                 Blackboard                     with systematic methods of use of force report writing, increasing the law
05/05 - 05/30                                                 Blackboard                     ennforcement officer’s proficiency in concise documentation of incidents
06/02 - 06/27                                                 Blackboard                     othat require written reports.

                                                                                             Date                     Day                  Time                  Location
Hazardous Materials Communication                                                            02/14                    Th                   08:00a - 05:00p        GS122
Date               Day              Time                        Location                     02/21                    Th                   08:00a - 05:00p        GS122
02/04 - 02/29                                                 Blackboard                     06/12                    Th                   08:00a - 05:00p        GS125
03/03 - 03/28                                                 Blackboard                     06/26                    Th                   08:00a - 05:00p        GS125
04/01 - 04/30                                                 Blackboard
05/05 - 05/30                                                 Blackboard
06/02 - 06/27                                                 Blackboard
                                                                                                     PITT COUNTY JOBLINK
Fire Extinguisher
Date               Day              Time                        Location                          • Labor Market Information
02/04 - 02/29                                                 Blackboard                          • Access to Career Training
03/03 - 03/28                                                 Blackboard
04/01 - 04/30                                                 Blackboard                          • Job Matching Services
05/05 - 05/30                                                 Blackboard                          • Computer Skills Upgrade
06/02 - 06/27                                                 Blackboard
                                                                                                  • Cover Letter and Resume Assistance
                                                                                                  • WorkKeys Skills Assessment
                                                                                                  • Connector between Employers and Qualified Workers

                                                                                                  JOBLINK OFFICE (Next to Chico’s in Winterville)
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                                       H O W T O R EA D C O U R SE DE SC R IPTIO N
                                       Intro to Business
         Course Name                   Hours: 3                                                                                                Course Description
                                       This seminar will give an overview of the various topics on which to focus
        Course Length                  when attempting to start a business. Cost $0                                                               Course Cost
                                       ID             Dates                         Days           Times                    Location
           Course ID                   33287          06/13 - 06/13                 W              05:50p - 07:50p             118 1           Location Code (p4)
                                       33299          07/25 - 07/25                 W              05:30p - 07:30p             118 1
      Course Dates, Days, & Times

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     COURSE INDEX

                                                  22    Compensatory Education                            35
10 Hour Construction Standards 29 CFR 1926
                                                                                                                G
10 Hour OSHA General Standards 29 CFR 1910        22    Computers for the Absolute Beginner            8, 23
                                                                                                                GED Testing                                     35
30 Hour Construction Standards 29 CFR 1926        22    Computing on the Cheap!                        8, 23
                                                                                                                General Contractors Prep                        10
30 Hour OSHA General Standards 29 CFR 1910        22    Conducting Market Research                        19
                                                                                                                General Educational Development (GED)           35
                                                        CPAP Review                                       15
                                                                                                                Get Organized!                                  30
A                                                       CPR Healthcare Provider                           13
                                                                                                                Get to Know Your Computer                       23
Achieving College Entry (ACE) Lab                  34   Creative Writing Seminar                       7, 30
                                                                                                                Grant Writing                                   19
Adobe Photoshop Elements 5 Fundamentals        25, 27   Customer Service                                  22
                                                                                                                Grow Your Business                              18
Adobe Photoshop Elements 5: Level II           25, 27
Adult Basic Education (ABE)                        35   D                                                       H
Adult High School (AHS)                            35   Decoración de Pastel                              33
                                                                                                                Habilidades Avanzadas en Computación            33
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)               15   Decorate Your World I                             29
                                                                                                                Habilidades de presentación                     32
Advanced Watercolor Painting                    8, 29   Decorate Your World II                            29
                                                                                                                  (Presentation Skills)
AHA CPR Healthcare Provider                        14   Dention Officer Certification Course                37
                                                                                                                Hazardous Materials Communciation               38
Airway & Ventilations                              15   Dention In-Service                                37
                                                                                                                Healthcare Careers                              12
ALS Skills Review                                  14   - Mandated Hours, Sheriff’s Standards
                                                                                                                Heartsaver CPR/AED/Firstaid                     37
America’s Boating Course                        7, 27   Desktop Publishing                                24
                                                                                                                Home Companion Aide                             12
American Sign Language                             27   Digital Video: An Introduction                25, 30
                                                                                                                Home Companion Aide (Spanish)                   12
Anatomy of the Human Body                          14   Doing Business with the Military                  20
                                                                                                                How to Get the Loan You Need                    19
Arts & Crafts                                   7, 27   Driver Improvement                                26
                                                                                                                How to use Windows XP                           24
Auto Safety and OBD Emission Control Inspection 9, 16
                                                                                                                Human Resource Challenges and Compliance        20
Auto Safety Inspection                              9   E                                                       Human Resources Development (HRD)               36
Aviation Ground School                             28   eBay Your Way to Success                           20
Aviation: Instrument Flying                        28   E-Commerce Marketing                               19
                                                                                                                I
                                                        Effective Presentation Skills                      19
                                                                                                                Improve Workplace Safety                        22
B                                                       EKG Monitor Technician 12 Lead                     13
                                                                                                                Improve Your Job Skills                         34
B4U Sew                                         28      EKG Review – 12 Lead                               14
                                                                                                                Industrial Safety                               22
Ballroom Dance: Level I                      6, 28      EKG Review – 3 Lead                                13
                                                                                                                Inmate Movement                                 37
Ballroom Dance: Level II                     6, 29      Electrical License Renewal                         16
                                                                                                                In-Service Blackboard Course                    38
Barber School Intermediate I Day Class           9      Electrical Licensing Prep                          10
                                                                                                                Instant Piano for Hopelessly Busy People        29
Barber School Intermediate I Evening Class       9      Electricidad Básica (Basic Electricity)            32
                                                                                                                Insurance Agent                                 16
Basic Law Enforcement Training                  36      Electronic Color Management                        25
                                                                                                                   – 18223 “Health Reimbursement Account”
Basic Firearm Safety                            27      E-Mail Marketing                                   19
                                                                                                                   Continuing Education
Basic Scrapbooking                           7, 30         – Creating Effective E-Mail Campaigns
                                                                                                                Insurance Agent                                 17
Basic Skills Education                          34      E-Mailing for Beginners                         8, 23
                                                                                                                   – 18225 “Workers Compensation”
Basic Skills Learning Center Lab                34      Employability Lab                                  36
                                                                                                                   Continuing Education
Beginning QuickBooks                            20      Employability Skills                               36
                                                                                                                Insurance Agent                                 10
Beginning Sewing                                28      EMT – Basic Skills Stations                        15
                                                                                                                   – Life & Health Pre-licensing 54600
Bioworks: Process Technician                    11      EMT Training                                       13
Bloodborne Pathogens                            38      En Espanol                                         32
                                                                                                                Insurance Agent                                 10
Blueprint Reading                               10      Endocrinology                                      15
                                                                                                                   – North Carolina Medicare Supplement/Long
Build Your Own PC!                              23      English as a Second Language (ESL)                 36
                                                                                                                   Term Care 54625
Business & Culture in China      6, 28, Back Cover      Entrenar al entrenador para                        32
                                                                                                                Insurance Agent                                 10
                                                           instructores adjuntos *Bilingüe (Train the Trainer
                                                                                                                   – Property & Liability Adjusters
C                                                          for Adjunct Instructors - *Bilingual)
                                                                                                                   Pre-licensing 54850
Cake Decorating from Scratch                      29    ESL Orientation & Assessment:                      34
                                                                                                                Insurance Agent                                 10
Carrying a Concealed Weapon                       27       New and Returning Students
                                                                                                                   – Property & Liability Pre-licensing 54800
Case Studies                                      14
                                                                                                                Insurance Agent                                 16
Chiropractic Assistant I                          13    F                                                          – 18220 “Family Medical Leave Act”
Choosing the Proper Legal Form                    19    Family Stories Workshop                        7, 30
                                                                                                                   Continuing Education
  for Your Business                                     Financing Your Business                           17
                                                                                                                Insurance Agent                                 17
CJC 100                                           36    Fire Extinquisher                                 38
                                                                                                                   – 18221 “North Carolina Rate Bureau”
Communication Skills                              37    Fundamental Database Design                       25
                                                                                                                   Continuing Education
                                                        Future WAVES                                      34


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      COURSE INDEX

Insurance Agent                                16                                                           Spanish GED: Lectura                           33
                                                     O
   – 18222 “Section 125” Continuing Education                                                               Spanish GED: Matemáticas                       33
                                                     OB/GYN                                           14
Insurance Agent                                17                                                           Spanish: Beginning Conversation I              31
                                                     OC Spray & Chemical Projector Certification       37
   – 18224 “Flood Insurance Since Katrina”                                                                  Spanish: Beginning Conversation II             31
                                                     Office Conflict Resolution                         20
   Continuing Education                                                                                     Spring Technology Series                    8, 31
                                                     Open Office 2.0: Fundamentals                     24
Introducción a Internet                        33                                                           Start a New Career – Fast!                      9
                                                     Outdoor Recreation & Sports                      27
Introducción de Habilidades en Computación 33                                                               Starting Your Own Business                  7, 17
Introduction to Computer Skills                36                                                           Surgical Airway                                13
                                                     P
Introduction to Digital Photography     9, 25, 30
                                                     Pathways to Employment                           34
Introduction to The Internet                   25
                                                     Patient Assessment                               15
                                                                                                            T
Inventory Control for Retailers                21                                                           Taking an Online Class                      9, 23
                                                     PCC Symphony Orchestra                        7, 29
Invest in Leadership                           21                                                           TB Awareness                                   38
                                                     PCSCC/PCC Driver Improvement                     26
                                                                                                            TazerFamiliarization                           37
                                                     PCSCC/PCC Mejoramiento de                    26, 32
J                                                       Habilidades de Manejo
                                                                                                            Tax Requirements Every Small Business          20
Jewelry Design I                               11                                                              Owner Should Know
                                                     Pharmacy Technician I                            11
Jewelry Design II                              11                                                           Team Dynamics                                 21
                                                     Pharmacy Technician II                           11
Just for Fun!                                  27                                                           Technical Scope of Practice                   14
                                                     Phlebotomy (National Certification)               13
                                                                                                            The Art of Building and Maintaining a         20
                                                     Planning Perfect Personal Events                 11
L                                                    Plumbing License Prep                            10
                                                                                                               Successful Network
Learn Google Apps                               26                                                          The Practical Leader                          21
                                                     PPCT Handcuffing Techniques                       37
Learn to Shag!                               7, 29                                                          Time Management                               21
                                                     Pricing Products                                 19
Legal Updates                                   37                                                          Train the Trainer for Adjunct Instructors     11
                                                     Principios Basicos en Computación                33
Life Skills                                     35                                                             – *Bilingual
                                                     Principios y Operaciones de Soldadura            33
Lifting, Moving, Handling and                   14
                                                        (Welding Principles and Operations)
   Packaging of Patients
                                                     Professional Continuing Education                17
                                                                                                            U
Listening & Conflict Resolution                 21                                                           Understanding Your Financials                 20
                                                     Professionalism                                  37
                                                                                                            Use of Force Report Writing                   38
M                                                    Q
Math / Reading Test                            15
                                                     Quick Books Pro                                  20
                                                                                                            W
Mecanografía                                   33                                                           Watercolor Basics                           8, 29
Mechanical Licensing Prep                      10                                                           Web 2.0 & You                                  24
                                                     R
Medical / Legal Considerations                 15                                                           Wedding Planning                               11
                                                     Real Estate 30-Hour Post-Licensing               16
Medication Aide                                12                                                           Writing a Marketing Plan for Small Business    19
                                                       Special Topics
Merchandising for Small Business Retailers     21                                                           Writing a Successful Business Plan             17
                                                     Real Estate Broker 24-Hour Transition Course     16
Metal Art Work                                 28
                                                     Real Estate Brokers Pre-Licensing                 9
Money Smart                                    33
                                                     Real Estate Math                                  9
Motorcycle Safety Foundation:                  26
                                                     Real Estate Residential Appraisal                10
  Basic Rider’s Course
                                                     Respiratory Emergencies                          14
MS Access: Fundamentals                        26
                                                     Restraint Chair                                  38
MS Excel: Fundamentals                         24
                                                     Retail Sales Improvement                         20
MS Excel: Intermediate                         24
                                                     Retirement Living                                 6
MS Word: Fundamentals                          24
                                                     Returning Students: We Miss You!                 34
MS Word: Intermediate                          24
                                                     S
N                                                    Sales Made Easy                                   19
NC Building Codes                              10
                                                     SBA Community Express Loan Program                17
New Horizons Band                               6
                                                     Secrets to a more Realistic Landscape          8, 30
New Students: Welcome to Basic Skills!         34
                                                     Secrets to a more Realistic Painting           8, 30
Notary Public                                  16
                                                     Seniors – Enjoy Your Prime Time!                   6
Nursing Assistant I                            12
                                                     Sewing Machine Mastery                            28
Nursing Assistant I Refresher                  12
                                                     Singing, Swinging Seniors                          6
Nursing Assistant II                           12
                                                     Small Business Insurance Issues                   19
Nursing Assistant II (Fast Track)              12
                                                     Software Maintenance & Security                   23



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 basics of double-entry bookkeeping,                 fast-growing field of project management.             home or earn extra income by buying and
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Managing Customer Service                          PMP Certification Prep 1
 Become indispensable to any organization           Prepare to take–and pass–the PMP                     _NEW COURSE!_
 by understanding how to identify and meet          certification exam. Course 1 of 2.
                                                                                                         Start Your Own eBay Drop Off Store
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                                                   Understanding the Human                                 lucrative source of income by starting an
Professional Sales Skills                          Resources Function                                      eBay drop off store.
  Discover how to begin a successful and             Learn to handle human resource functions to
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                                                                                                         Secrets of the Caterer
                                                                                                           Learn cooking and business secrets
Principles of Sales Management                     Employment Law Fundamentals                             from a professional caterer.
  Master the art of managing sales teams from       Learn the basics of employment law so you
  a sales pro.                                      can legally hire, evaluate, and manage
                                                                                                         Wow, What a Great Event!
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Business Management                                Total Quality Fundamentals                             from a master event planner.
  Gain a powerful and permanent advantage            Give yourself a strong foundation in total
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                                                                                                         Growing Plants for Fun and Profit
  management.                                                                                              An industry professional teaches you
                                                   Fundamentals of Supervision                             everything you need to prosper in the
Introduction to QuickBooks                         and Management                                          backyard nursery business.
  Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain          Learn the people skills required to motivate
  control over the financial aspects of your         and delegate, and learn tools for solving
                                                                                                         Publish It Yourself: How to Start and
  business.                                          problems and resolving conflicts.
                                                                                                         Operate Your Own Publishing Business
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  Improve your company’s ability to deliver           helpful and was able to use many of the things
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Introduction to Business Analysis                     to those already in management.”                     with others.
  Master powerful techniques to improve your
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                                                   High Speed Project Management
                                                     Learn to deal with the realities of managing        Home-Based Business
Real Estate Law                                                                                            An experienced entrepreneur teaches
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  Learn the basics of real estate law, including                                                           you how to develop the motivation,
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  investing, title searching, and mortgages.                                                               discipline, and creativity to quit your
                                                     skimpy budgets
  “This class was everything I hoped and more,                                                             job and be your own boss.
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Mastery of Business Fundamentals                                                                         Business and Marketing Writing
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Creating Your Own Nonprofit                        Become a Veterinary Assistant                       Listen to Your Heart, and Success
  Industry veteran shows you how to take a           Practicing veterinarian prepares you to work      Will Follow
  nonprofit business from vision to reality.         in a veterinary office or hospital.                 Design a life that makes you happy by
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Introduction to Nonprofit Management                                                                     yourself and share your interests and talents.
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  Develop the skills and strategies you need to      enrolling in a College Veterinary Technician
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A to Z Grantwriting                                 and exciting career as a professional tour           Master 12 career-enhancing skills including
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  relationships with potential funding sources,                                                          organization, and creativity.
  organize grantwriting campaigns, and             Fundamentals of Technical Writing
  prepare proposals.                                 Learn the skills you need to succeed in the       Leadership
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Writing Effective Grant Proposals                                                                        exert more control over your destiny, and
 Learn to prepare grant proposals that get         Introduction to Criminal Law                          enjoy success in your professional and
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 Gain a full understanding of the criteria                                                               recommend this course not only to those who
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                                                     Begin a new career by helping attorneys             are shy, but to anyone who would like pointers
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 Increase your income while working from                                                               Computer Skills for the Workplace
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                                                     Prepare for the GED Math Test                            your photo editing skills to the next level!
                                                       Master the skills you’ll need to pass Test 5
Goodbye to Shy                                         in the GED test series.                             Making Movies with Windows XP
 Become more confident in social,
                                                                                                            Turn your home videos into entertaining
 professional, and romantic situations.              SAT/ACT Preparation - Part 1                           movies that you can share with others by
                                                       Get your best possible score on the verbal           e-mail, the Web, CD, and DVD.
Get Funny!                                             and reasoning sections of the new SAT
 Use humor to disarm, befriend, motivate,              exam.                                               Photographing People With Your
 inspire, and inform others.
                                                                                                           Digital Camera
                                                     SAT/ACT Preparation - Part 2                            Expert shows you how to take beautiful
Achieving Success with Difficult People                Do your best on the quantitative section of           pictures of adults, children, and babies.
 Learn how to have more successful                     the new SAT.
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 co-workers, students, neighbors, or relatives.      GMAT Preparation
                                                      Discover powerful test-taking techniques
     Each ed2go course comes                          and methods for improving your score on
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         caring instructor.                          GRE Preparation - Part 1
                                                      Discover powerful strategies for success in
The Magic of Hypnosis                                 the verbal and analytical sections of the
  Learn to use hypnotic suggestion on                 GRE.                                                    Go
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                                                     GRE Preparation - Part 2
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Keys to Effective Communication
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Handling Medical Emergencies                            others, and I am grateful for your services.”
 Every second counts during a medical
                                                                                                              Digital Photography!
 emergency. Learn how to respond if                                                                           • Discover the possibilities
                                                     LSAT Preparation - Part 1
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                                                       Learn about law school entrance procedures,
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Outdoor Survival Techniques                            Improve your logical reasoning and reading
 Learn the essential skills you will need to           comprehension skills; discover proven
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           ENTERTAINMENT                                         LANGUAGES                                LAW & LEGAL CAREERS

 Marketing Tools for Actors                        Speed Spanish I                                   Introduction to Criminal Law
  A working casting director teaches effective     II and III are now available!                     2 courses available!
  strategies to secure film and television work.      Learn six easy recipes to glue Spanish           An in-depth look at criminal law and the
                                                      words together into sentences, and you’ll be     real world of prosecutors, defense attorneys,
 Music Made Easy                                      speaking Spanish in no time.                     and paralegals.
  Learn the fundamentals of music theory. Be
  able to read, write, and play simple music.      _NEW COURSE!_                                     Evidence Law
                                                   Instant Italian                                     Prepare for a career as a law clerk or legal
 Drawing for the Absolute Beginner                   Learn Italian from the comfort of your home       secretary by learning how to help busy
   Gain a solid foundation in drawing and            in this fun and enjoyable online course.          attorneys gather and evaluate evidence and
   become the artist you’ve always dreamed                                                             prepare for trial.
   you could be!                                   Beginning Conversational French
                                                     Discover how easy it can be to learn            Winning Strategy for the Courtroom
                                                     common words and phrases for both leisure        Learn what it takes to win in civil court
          FAMILY & FRIENDS                           and business.                                    from an attorney who has won hundreds
                                                                                                      of cases.
 Luscious, Low-Fat,                                Beginning Braille Transcription
 Lightning-Quick Meals                               Prepare for a rewarding career as a             Constitutional Law: Bill of Rights
   Discover how easy it can be to prepare            transcriber by learning to write and read the    Understand the challenges facing the
   meals that are both delicious and nutritious!     language of the blind.                           maintenance of guaranteed freedoms in the
                                                                                                      modern world.
 Wine Appreciation for Beginners                   Grammar for ESL
  Master and enjoy the secrets of fine wine.         If English is your second language, this        Legal Nurse Consulting
                                                     course will teach you the principles you’ll       If you’re a nurse, this course will help you
 Genealogy Basics                                    need to succeed.                                  prepare for a new career helping attorneys
  Begin an exciting and fascinating                                                                    understand and resolve medical cases and
  exploration of your roots.                       Writing for ESL                                     claims.
                                                    Learn how to write in English more
 Assisting Aging Parents                            effectively to succeed in college and at         Employment Law Fundamentals
   Be prepared to handle the challenges of          work.                                             Learn the basics of employment law so you
   aging while learning to cherish the                                                                can legally hire, evaluate, and manage
   transition.                                                                                        employees.
                                                    ART, HISTORY, MATH, & MORE
 Ready, Set, Read!                                                                                   Workers’ Compensation
   A learning specialist shows you how to raise                                                       Gain essential skills and a solid
                                                   Enjoying European Art Online
   a successful reader and writer.                                                                    understanding of one of the fastest-growing
                                                     An introduction to the most important works
                                                                                                      areas in law.
                                                     of European art, with a wealth of
 Enhancing Language Development                      commentary and interesting historical
 in Childhood                                        information.                                    Paralegal Preparation 1
   Enrich the lives of your children by helping                                                        Prepare for a career as a paralegal by
   them become proficient speakers and             _NEW COURSE!_
                                                                                                       learning terminology, processes, and other
   thinkers.                                                                                           basics (course 1 of 6).
                                                   Teaching Science: Grades 4-6
                                                     Increase your effectiveness as a science
 Understanding Adolescents                                                                           LSAT Preparation - Part 1
                                                     teacher for children in fourth through sixth
  Unlock the secrets of the adolescent mind to                                                       Course 1 of 2
                                                     grades.
  improve relations.                                                                                   Learn about law school entrance procedures
                                                                                                       and improve your test-taking skills.
                                                   Everyday Math
 Get Paid to Travel                                  Gain confidence in your basic math
  Learn everything you need to start your new                                                        Real Estate Law
                                                     skills and start using math to your
  and exciting career as a professional tour                                                           Learn the basics of real estate law, including
                                                     advantage.
  director.                                                                                            investing, title searching,
                                                                                                       and mortgages.
                                                   Introduction to Algebra
                                                     Understand how algebra is relevant to
                                                     almost every aspect of your daily life, and
                                                     become skilled at solving a variety of
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        PERSONAL FINANCE                                         HEALTH CARE                                            HEALTH CARE

Real Estate Investing                              Medical Terminology:                                  Handling Medical Emergencies
  Build and protect your wealth by investing        A Word Association Approach                            Every second counts during a medical
  in real estate.                                   Prepare for a career in the health services            emergency. Learn how to respond if
                                                    industry by learning medical terminology in            someone needs your help.
Debt Elimination Techniques That Work               a memorable and enjoyable fashion.
  Learn specific, powerful, and proven                                                                   Legal Nurse Consulting
  strategies to get completely out of debt and     Human Anatomy and Physiology                            Begin a new career by helping attorneys
  live a stress-free lifestyle.                     Learn how our organ systems work together              understand and resolve medical cases and
                                                    to allow us to process sensations, think,              claims.
Where Does All My Money Go?                         communicate, grow, move, and reproduce.
 Learn how to get control of your money                                                                  Certificate in End of Life Care
 once and for all.                                 Become a Veterinary Assistant                           (26 contact hours) Understand the needs of
                                                     Practicing veterinarian prepares you to work          individuals living with debilitating or
Listen to Your Heart, and Success                    in a veterinary office or hospital.                   terminal illnesses.
Will Follow
   Find meaning through work.                      Become a Veterinary Assistant II:                     Certificate in Gerontology
                                                   Canine Reproduction                                     (30 contact hours) Earn a certificate proving
                                                     Manage the entire canine breeding cycle,              you have the skills required to meet the
               Convenient,                           from assessing the health of parents to               health care needs of a rapidly aging
               Affordable,                           puppy care.                                           population. $189
              and Effective.
                                                   Become a Veterinary Assistant III:                    Introduction to Natural Health and
  Take ed2go courses from the comfort of your
                                                   Practical Skills                                      Healing
    home or office at the times that are most
              convenient for you.
                                                     Learn the practical skills you’ll need to             Learn how to promote wellness, balance,
                                                     be a valuable veterinary assistant or                 and health in all aspects of your daily life
                                                     educated pet owner.
Personal Finance
  Protect your assets and discover how best to
  achieve all your financial goals.                   Online Courses
Stocks, Bonds, and Investing:                         For Becoming
Oh, My!
  Make wise investment decisions so you               Veterinary Assistants
  have enough to live comfortably through
  your retirement.
                                                    Learn More...                      • Become a Veterinary Assistant
The Analysis and Valuation of Stocks                • Expert Instructors               • Become a Veterinary Assistant II:
  Discover valuable techniques that show you        • 24-Hour Access                     Canine Reproduction
  step-by-step how to research and value            • Online Discussion Areas          • Become a Veterinary Assistant III:
  stocks.                                           • 6 Weeks of Instruction             Practical Skills
Introduction to Stock Options
                                                    New course sessions                Our instructor-facilitated online courses are informative, fun,
  Learn how stock options can help
                                                    begin on the third                 convenient, and highly interactive. Our instructors are famous for
  you profit in any type of market.
                                                    Wednesday of each                  their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners.
                                                    month. Please visit our            It's no wonder that many long-lasting friendships have formed in our
Building Wealth
                                                    Online Instruction Center
                                                                    o                  lively discussion areas.
 Certified financial planner shows you how
 most wealthy people build their fortunes.          to see exact start dates           All courses run for six weeks (with a two-week grace period at the
                                                    for the courses that               end). Courses are project-oriented and include lessons, quizzes,
Introduction to Microsoft Excel                     interest you.                      hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links, and
  Work with numbers? You need to know                                                  more. You can complete any course entirely from your home or
  Excel. Learn the secrets of this powerful                                            office. Any time of the day or night.
  application.
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                 TEACHING                                          TEACHING                                             WRITING

 Solving Classroom Discipline Problems             Microsoft Excel in the Classroom                    The Craft of Magazine Writing
   Veteran teacher reveals the secrets to an         Discover how Excel can help you improve             If you’re a determined new writer, this class
   orderly classroom. A step-by-step approach        your effectiveness as a teacher.                    will provide you with the skills you need to
   to effective, positive discipline.                                                                    get published.

 _NEW COURSE!_                                                      WRITING                            _NEW COURSE!_
 Survival Kit for New Teachers                                                                         Advanced Fiction Writing
   Veteran instructor shares the secrets for       Writeriffic:                                         Explore advanced fiction writing techniques
   success in your first years of teaching.        Creativity Training for Writers                      with a published novelist.
                                                     Banish writer’s block forever with these
 Differentiated Instruction in                       tricks from the published writer’s toolbox.       Research Methods for Writers
 the Classroom                                                                                           Learn the most efficient and effective
   Improve your ability to teach diverse           Real Estate Law                                       methods to conduct research for any writing
   learners with real-world examples from            Learn the basics of real estate law, including      project.
   elementary, middle, and high school               investing, title searching, and mortgages.
   classrooms.                                                                                         Fundamentals of Technical Writing
                                                   Grammar Refresher                                     Learn the skills you need to succeed in the
 Big Ideas in Little Books                           Gain confidence in your ability to produce          well-paying field of technical writing.
   Increase student performance and earn extra       clean, grammatically correct documents and
   income by converting your ideas for               speeches.                                         Creating a Sense of Place
   instructional aids into reality.                                                                      Develop your eye for detail and improve
                                                   The Keys to Effective Editing                         your writing with vivid descriptions,
 The Classroom Computer                              If you aspire to be an editor, this course will     memorable settings, and believable
   Learn how to use the classroom computer to        teach you the fundamentals of top-notch             characters.
   increase learning and motivate students.          editing for both fiction and nonfiction.
                                                                                                       Forensic Science For Writer
 Using the Internet in the Classroom               Introduction to Journaling                            Learn the secrets behind forensic science
   Discover how you can use the Internet to          Discover how journaling can help you                and add new characters, depth, and
   make teaching easier for you and more             explore your dreams, values, and beliefs,           marketability to your fiction.
   relevant to your students.                        survive unwanted change, succeed in your
                                                     career, and express your creativity.              Effective Business Writing
 Microsoft PowerPoint in the Classroom                                                                   Develop powerful written documents that
   Motivate your students and enrich your          Pleasures of Poetry                                   draw readers in and keep them motivated to
   lessons by bringing PowerPoint into your          This course will help you create your best          continue to the end.
   classroom.                                        possible work, whether you’re looking to be
                                                     published or simply wish to craft beautiful       Mystery Writing
 The Creative Classroom                              poems for friends.                                 Using vivid examples from bestselling
   Enrich your teaching talents and encourage                                                           mystery novels, this course will teach you
   your students’ creative thinking as you learn   Beginner’s Guide to Getting Published                the techniques you need to become a
   to turn your classroom into a creative            Published writer shows you how to give             successful author.
   classroom.                                        yourself the credibility you need to get your
                                                     works published.                                  Writing for Children
 Integrating Technology in the K-5                                                                      Published children’s author shows you how
 Classroom                                         _NEW COURSE!_                                        to touch the hearts of children by creating
   Take your teaching to another level with        Romance Writing Secrets                              books for them.
   these fun new ways to incorporate                Learn how to write and sell romance novels
   technology into your lesson plans.               from a veteran romance author.                     Travel Writing
                                                                                                         Profit from your experiences in exotic lands
 Microsoft Word in the Classroom                   Write Your Life Story                                 (or your own backyard) by learning how to
   Harness the power of the most popular word       Give your family and friends an                      write and sell travel articles and books.
   processing program on the market and             inspirational autobiography.
   become a more productive and creative                                                               Beginning Writer’s Workshop
   teacher.                                        Write Fiction Like a Pro                              Get a taste of the writer’s life and improve
                                                    Author teaches you how professional writers          your writing skills in this introduction to
 Ready, Set, Read!                                  use story outlines to structure any type of          writing creatively.
   Learning specialist shows you how to             story.
   develop successful readers and writers.




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 BASIC COMPUTER LITERACY                                 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS                                COMPUTER APPLICATIONS

Keyboarding                                           Introduction to Microsoft Word                      Introduction to Oracle
  Use the computer program FasType for                  Learn how to create and modify documents            Learn how to use the Oracle database
  Windows to learn the basic skills of touch-           with the world’s most popular word                  management system to plan, organize, and
  typing.                                               processor.                                          manage your data.

_NEW COURSE!_                                         Intermediate Microsoft Word                         _NEW COURSE!_
Introduction to Windows Vista                           Take advantage of Word’s publishing               Introduction to Microsoft Visio 2003
  Learn the important basic skills and                  capabilities to create eye-catching                 Learn how to design professional-looking
  concepts you need to take control of your             documents.                                          diagrams with Microsoft Visio 2003.
  Windows Vista PC.
                                                      Advanced Microsoft Word                             Introduction to QuickBooks
Introduction to the Internet                           Learn how to create and use macros,                  Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain
  Master the ins and outs of the Internet with         shortcuts, form letters, mailing labels,             control over the financial aspects of your
  this informative behind-the-scenes look.             queries, and more.                                   business.
  “This was my first class online and I enjoyed it    Introduction to Microsoft Access                    Performing Payroll in QuickBooks
  very much. It’s so great being able to do this at     Store, locate, print, and automate access to
  my own pace instead of going to a three hour
                                                                                                            Discover the secrets of effortlessly setting
                                                        all types of information.                           up and processing your payroll.
  class at night after working all day.”
                                                      Intermediate Microsoft Access                       QuickBooks for Contractors
Introduction to Windows XP                              Learn to solve real-world business problems        Harness the power of QuickBooks Premier
  Learn how Windows XP makes it easy to                 with Access.                                       Contractor Edition for increased success.
  work with text, pictures, audio, video, and
  more.                                               Introduction to Microsoft Excel                        “This class was the answers to my prayers. I
                                                        Discover the secrets to setting up fully             have never used an accounting software before
                                                                                                             and this gave me a lot of useful knowledge on
Introduction to Linux                                   formatted worksheets quickly and
                                                                                                             how to set up my company as well as all of the
  Learn how to use the Linux desktop                    efficiently.
                                                                                                             useful reports I will be able to utilize.”
  operating system along with the included
  productivity, multimedia, and Internet              Intermediate Microsoft Excel
  software.                                             Work faster and more productively with            Introduction to Photoshop
                                                        Excel’s most powerful tools.                        Learn the basics of using Adobe Photoshop
101 Tips and Tricks for the iMac and                                                                        to create images and edit photos.
Macintosh                                             Advanced Microsoft Excel
  Experienced instructor shows you how to              Increase your potential and maximize your          Design Projects for Adobe Illustrator
  become a more productive Mac user.                   value by becoming an expert Microsoft                Learn the basics of Adobe Illustrator with
                                                       Excel user.                                          design projects that let you practice as you
Computer Skills for the Workplace                                                                           learn.
 Gain a working knowledge of the computer             Introduction to PowerPoint
 skills you’ll need to succeed                          Build impressive slide presentations filled       Intermediate Photoshop CS2
 in today’s job market.                                 with text, images, video, audio, charts, and        Learn the secrets of professional image
                                                        more.                                               editing from a 2006 nominee to the
Introduction to PC Security                                                                                 Photoshop Hall of Fame.
  What you don’t know can really hurt                 Introduction to Microsoft Publisher
  you. Learn what you can do to protect                 Create brochures, newsletters, and Web sites      Introduction to CorelDraw
  yourself.                                             with ease.                                          Learn how CorelDRAW can help you create
                                                                                                            dazzling logos and other artwork for print or
                                                      Introduction to Microsoft Outlook                     the Web.
            Learn                                       Communicate and manage information
                                                        better and faster.                                Introduction to Dreamweaver
 Windows Vista                                                                                              Silicon Alley veteran shows you how to
                                                      Introduction to Microsoft Project                     harness the power of the industry standard
  from the comfort                                      Use the ultimate project planning and               tool for Web designers.
    of your home!                                       control tool to its fullest.


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          WEB PROGRAMMING                                            WEB DESIGN                           COMPUTER PROGRAMMING

 Introduction to Java Programming                      Creating Web Pages                               Introduction to C++ Programming
   An experienced Java programmer introduces             Learn the basics of HTML so you can              Learn to program in C++, even if you have
   important Java topics with clear, step-by-            design, create, and post your very own site      no prior programming experience!
   step instructions.                                    on the Web.
                                                                                                        Introduction to C# Programming
 _NEW COURSE!_                                         Creating Web Pages II                              Learn the fundamentals of computer
 Introduction to CSS and XHTML                           Learn to develop polished and interactive        programming with the new C# programming
   Learn to create state-of-the-art Web sites            pages complete with tables, forms, frames,       language.
   using modern CSS and XHTML techniques.                audio, and CSS.
                                                                                                        Intermediate C# Programming
     “Wow! I am extremely pleased at the delivery      Introduction to Dreamweaver                        Learn to write Graphical User Interface
     of the course for such a complex subject. The       Silicon Alley veteran shows you how to           programs in the C# Programming Language.
     writing style of the lessons were so clear and
                                                         harness the power of the industry standard
     easy to understand. More importantly, all
                                                         tool for Web designers.                        _NEW COURSE!_
     questions were answered immediately. The
     instructor was extremely helpful and provided                                                      Intermediate Visual Basic 2005
     detailed answers to all questions asked.”                                                            Discover how to write VB programs that
                                                                      Convenient,                         can access and modify a database.
 Introduction to JSP Programming                                      Affordable,
   Become proficient in the programming                                                                 Introduction to Visual Basic .NET
   language that powers many of today’s top
                                                                     and Effective.
                                                             Take ed2go courses from the comfort          Experienced programmer and teacher shows
   Web sites.                                                                                             you how to create Windows applications
                                                            of your home or office at the times that
                                                                 are most convenient for you.             using Visual Basic .NET.
 Introduction to Perl Programming
   Learn a programming skill that will make                                                             _NEW COURSE!_
   you a more valuable Web developer or                Introduction to Microsoft FrontPage              Introduction to Alice 2.0 Programming
   system administrator.                                 Find out how FrontPage makes it easy to          Learn the principles of object-oriented
                                                         create and upload professional Web sites         computer programming while creating rich,
 Creating User Requirements                              without programming.                             interactive three-dimensional worlds filled
 Documents                                                                                                with characters, sound, and other exciting
   Learn to discover and document precisely            Designing Effective Websites                       elements.
   what your customer wants and help ensure              Learn powerful graphic design techniques
   your success as a developer.                          and build Web sites that are both attractive   Introduction to SQL
                                                         and wickedly effective.                          Gain a solid working knowledge of the most
 High-Speed Project Management                                                                            powerful and widely used database
   Discover a breakthrough model for                   Achieving Top Search Engine Positions              programming language.
   managing truncated timelines, short-staffed           Learn proven, step-by-step strategies to
   project teams, skimpy budgets, and crippling          achieve the highest possible position with     Introduction to Database Development
   risks.                                                the major search engines.                        An experienced professional guides you
                                                                                                          through a structured approach to database
 Introduction to ASP.NET                               _NEW COURSE!_                                      design and development.
   Learn how to create powerful, interactive,          Creating Web Graphics with
   community-based Web sites with ASP.NET.             Photoshop CS3                                    Introduction to Perl Programming
                                                         Learn how to use Photoshop to create             Learn a programming skill that will make
 _NEW COURSE!_                                           graphics for the Web.                            you a more valuable Web developer or
 Introduction to PHP and MySQL                                                                            system administrator.
   Learn how to create dynamic, interactive            Introduction to Flash
   Web sites using PHP and a MySQL database              Learn how to create exciting interactive       Introduction to the Game Industry
   server.                                               animations from a working Flash designer         Leading game designer prepares you for a
                                                         and author.                                      career in game development, design, and
     “When I enrolled in this course, I'd just
     received a refund from another school for a                                                          production.
     PHP course that fell sharply below my             Drawing for the Absolute Beginner
     expectations in examples and hands-on               Gain a solid foundation in drawing and
     application. I could hardly believe this course     become the artist you’ve always dreamed
     offered so much, but I'm now convinced I got        you could be!
     everything the course said I would and
     more…”




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     ToolBox Tuesday Schedule                      FREE SEMINARS
     Tuesday Feb. 4        Tax Requirements for Small Businesses
     Tuesday Feb. 12       Creating Your ideal Network
     Tuesday Feb. 19       Small Business Insurance
     Tuesday Feb. 26       SBA Community Express Loans
     Tuesday Mar. 4        Doing Business with the Military
     Tuesday Mar. 11       E-Commerce Marketing
     Tuesday Mar. 18       Human Resource Challenges
     Tuesday Mar. 25       e-Bay Your Way to Success
     Tuesday Apr. 1        E-mail Marketing
     Tuesday Apr. 8        Choosing a Legal Entity for Your Business
     Tuesday Apr. 22       Office Conflict Resolution
     Tuesday Apr. 29       Sales Made Easy!
     Tuesday May 6         Effective Presentation Skills
     Tuesday May 13        Conducting Market Research

     These seminars will be taught at the PCC Greenville Center located
            at 3107 S. Memorial Drive in Greenville from 6-9 pm.

            Pre-Registration is Required for all Seminars
     In addition to our classroom training, the Small Business Center also offers
     free counseling for existing businesses and start-ups. We would enjoy
     having a confidential conversation about your business, and how we can
     help you to become more successful. To schedule an appointment contact
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                                                          Pitt Community College             WWW.PITTCC.EDU/CONED
                                                          PO Drawer 7007
                                                          Greenville, NC 27835-7007
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 Customized Training
 and Development
 Serving The Special Needs of Existing Pitt County Industry



 A Primary role of the North Carolina Community College and
 their Customized Training and Development Services is to help
 businesses and industries maintain their competitive edge in the
 market place.


 A special training program for North Carolina’s traditional industries
 serving primarily manufacturing clients, this program uses
 individualized needs assessments and consultations to design
 and implement targeted, customized training. Organizations that
 need to upgrade their associates skills because of technological or
 process advances will benefit greatly from this program.


 Customized Training includes:
Technical Training                       Safety Training
• Basic Electrical                       • Orientations
• Advanced Electrical                    • Haz Woper
• Hydraulics                             • General OSHA Standards
• Pneumatics                             • Industrial Forklift
• Blueprint Reading




       Not a “cookie cutter” approach to training programs,
              since no two companies are the same.


For additional Information on Customized Training for your company,                      contact Lynn at 493-7215.


                     Times, dates and locations are subject to change, please check our website for the latest updates.   55
BUSINESS IN CHINA
                                                    MAY08
 If you currently do business in China or are considering it for the future, a fluent
 knowledge of Chinese business culture is essential to your success. Discover Chinese                         13-Day Program Includes:
 business practices. Learn about Chinese schools of thought and about the conduct                             	     •		 4	days	in	Beijing
 expected in personal interactions, meetings and banquets. Practice interpersonal                             	     •		 2	days	in	Xi’an
 communication techniques you can use to work more efficiently and communicate more                           	     •		 2	days	in	Shanghai
 effectively with suppliers, clients and colleagues. Experience a Chinese banquet, from the                   	     •		 1	day	in	Shenzhen
 reception of guests to the farewell protocols, as you enjoy an eight course meal.                            	     •		 2	days	in	Hong	Kong


 This class is being taught in conjunction with our PCC Abroad program “Business in
 China”. This 13-day program, along with visits to important sites such as the Great Wall,
 Forbidden City, the Terra Cotta Warriors and other historical and cultural sites. Take a
 closer look at business and economic development in China with visits to companies in
 China’s first Special Economic Zone in Shenzhen.



                                                                                            Business & Culture in China
 The program is open to anyone who is 18 years and older at time of departure.              Hours: 14
                                                                                            If you plan on attending the trip to China, the Business and
                                                                                            Culture in China class comes at no cost. Cost is $60
 For applications, itineraries, or more information, please contact PCC Abroad
 Directors Darlene Smith-Worthington (252-493-7429, PCC’s Reddrick                          ID       Dates             Days Times          Location
 Building 132) and Jane Keller (252-758-4419).                                              37594    02/28 - 05/22     TH   07:00p - 09:00p GS 402

				
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