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CONTINUING EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT                                                             PHONE DIRECTORY

                                                                                                           Main Phone                                                                     (252) 493-7388
                                                                                                           Dr. David Lusk, Dean of Continuing Education                                                      493-7319
                                                                                                           JoAnn Elkins, Administrative Assistant                                                            493-7260
                                                                                                           Angela Moore, Admissions & Registration                                                           493-7388

                                                                                                           PROgRaM SafETY TRaININg
                                   SPRING10                                                                Jeff Robinson, Director, Law Enforcement Training, Fire, and EMS
                                                                                                           Catherine Cahoon, Administrative Secretary, Law Enforcement Training
                                                                                                           Ryan Willhite, Coordinator, Law Enforcement Training
                                                                                                           Bill Price, Coordinator, Detention/Corrections/Security
                                                                                                                                                                                                           493-7572
                                                                                                                                                                                                           493-7572
                                                                                                                                                                                                  493-7571/493-7723
                                                                                                                                                                                                           493-7214
                                                                                                           Heidi L. Perkins, Administrative Secretary, Fire, EMS, Emergency Management                     493-7238
                                                                                                           Eddie Meeks, School, Fire/Rescue Training                                                       493-7742
                                                                                                           Kyle Willis, School Director EMS/Paramedic Training                                             493-7519

                                                                                                           BaSIC SKILLS
                                                                                                           Marilyn Beaumont, Director, Basic Skills                                                          493-7340
                                                                                                           Ella B. Pitt, Administrative Secretary, Basic Skills                                              493-7396
                                                                                                           Mary T. Whitehead, Administrative Secretary, Basic Skills                                         493-7628
                                                                                                           Jan Fisher, Coordinator, ESL                                                                      493-7213
                                                                                                           Belinda Grubbs, Coordinator, GED, AHS, Learning Center, Work Place Literacy                       493-7560
                                                                                                           Bryan Williamson, Data Management Specialist, Assessments                                         493-7265
                                                                                                           Jean Sherrod, Instructor/Coordinator Basic Skills                                                 493-7526
                                                                                                           Anna Thompson, Learning Center, GED/General Information                                           493-7342
                                                                                                           Beverly Webster, Chief GED Examiner                                                               493-7606
                                                                                                           Tammy Buck, Coordinator, Compensatory Education                                                   493-7377
                                                                                                           Dr. Stephanie Lanier, Basic Skills Counselor                                                      493-7552
                                                                                                           Karyn Vines, Pathways to Employment                                                               493-7549

                                                                                                           BUSINESS aND INDUSTRY SERVICES
                                                                                                           Mary Paramore, Director, Business and Industry Services                                           493-7216
                                                                                                           Brandy Maxwell, Administrative Secretary                                                          493-7266
                                                                                                           Glenda Joyner, Coordinator, HRD                                                                   493-7551
                                                                                                           Steven Pearce, CRC Administrator                                                                  493-7549
                                                                                                           Cindy Halliday, Coordinator for Computer Instruction                                              493-7387

                                                                                                           HEaLTH CaRE SERVICES/NURSINg aSSISTaNT PROgRaMS
                                                                                                           Lou A. Tugwell, RN, Director, Health Care Services                                                493-7233
                                                                                                           Glenda Dunn-Cannon, Administrative Secretary                                                      493-7225
                                                                                                           Debra Premo, RN, Program Coordinator/Nursing Assistant Programs                                   493-7733
                                                                                                           Nancy Bunch, RN, Instructor, Health Care Programs                                                 493-7402

                                                                                                           SMaLL BUSINESS CENTER
                                                                                                           Jim Ensor, Director, Small Business Center                                                        493-7541
                                                 An Equal Opportunity Institution/Committed to Diversity




                                                                                                           Gail Nichols, Program Coordinator, Small Business Center                                          493-7625
                                                                                                           Mary Higgs, Administrative Secretary, Small Business Center                                       493-7576

                                                                                                           COMMUNITY OUTREaCH
                                                                                                           Ernis A. Lee, Director of College Outreach, Division of Continuing Education & Community Development 493-7583
                                                                                                           Lisa Smith, Continuing Education Support                                                             493-7528




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                                                                                   TaBLE Of CONTENTS
Dean’s Message                                                                     Phone Directory                     2
                                                                                   Campus Map                          4
Thanks to your support, the Pitt Community College Division of Continuing
                                                                                   Location Codes                      4
Education and Community Development is the fastest growing Continuing
Education Division in the state of North Carolina.
                                                                                   Registration Information            5
                                                                                   Refund Policy                       5
The programs we offer in our division are designed to deliver the “three           find a Job                          6
E’s,” Education, Empowerment, and Enrichment. Whether you are looking              Start a New Career                  7
for a new career, polishing up an old one, or searching for a new hobby,           Professional Continuing Education   11
we have something to offer. This Spring we are launching our 16/16
                                                                                   Health Care Careers                 12
                                      job training initiative. We have 16
                                      programs that you can complete in
                                                                                   grow Your Business                  15
                                      16 weeks or less to start you on a           get The Basics                      18
                                      path to your new career. Our Small           Enhance Your Lifestyle              20
                                      Business Center is available to              Bring Out The artist In You         21
                                      assist you in starting or growing a
                                                                                   get To Know Your Computer 23
                                      business. Through classes offered
                                                                                   Driver Improvement                  25
                                      in our division you can learn a new
                                      language, learn to paint, or join a          Online Courses                      26
                                      community chorus.                            Course Index                        38

We continue to strive to be the premiere, comprehensive, training service



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provider for Pitt County Residents. We welcome your suggestions on
new programs that you would like to see offered at your community
college. If you have any comments or suggestions, feel free to contact me
at 493-7319.                                                                           Denotes the courses
David J. Lusk, Ed.D.
                                                                                       SENIOR CITIZENS
Dean, Continuing Education and Community Development                                   can take for FREE




                                          Pitt Community College            WWW.PITTCC.EDU/CONTINUING_EDUCATION
                                          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                     106   Intergenerational Community Center
         BEC    Bernstein Educational Center        118 Willis Building                          3   CWE    Everett Building
        CMT     CopyMatic                           201 Anointed Ones Church                     4   KVW    Whichard Building
      COa - g   Council on Aging - Greenville       273 Safe Haven                               5      M   Metal Building
      COa - f   Council on Aging - Fountain         297 STRIVE
         gHC    Greenville Housing Authority        308 Mount Calvary FWB Church                 6   MNT    Maintenance
         gLC    Golden Living Center                309 JR Harvey Building - Grifton             7   aBW    AB Whitley Building
        gRg     Gun Range                           312 Grifton Community Center                 8   WEf    Fulford Building
         JBL    JobLink                             314 Technology Enterprise Center
                                                                                                 9    MW    Masonry & Welding Building
         KCC    Koinonia Christian Center           334 H.B. Suggs Community Center
       MaEC     Music Academy of Eastern Carolina   346 Phillippi Church - Simpson              10    gHL   Leslie Building
         SHC    Sweet Hope FWB Church               354 St. James UMC                           11   EJW    Ed & Joan Warren Building
                – Grimesland                        362 Greenville Church of God                12     RR   Reddrick Building
         017    Bethel Community Center                 Fellowship Hall
                                                                                                13    Cfg   Goess Student Center
         031    Cypress Glenn                       338 Britthaven of Adyen
         047    Farmville Community Center          399 Ray of Hope                             T#     TR   Trailer
         049    Farmville Housing Authority
         089    Pitt County Memorial Hospital


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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
•	 	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
    This refund is limited to the registration fee and does not include                                        if a course is CANCELED by
    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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                                                 SPRING10
     fIND a JOB!                                                                 * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
Striving for Success                                                         *   Resume Writing Clinic                                                        *
Hours: 36                                                                        Hours: 12
The Human Resources Development Program is designed to assist                    This course is designed to help you to become a successful job - hunter, to
unemployed	and	the	underemployed	citizens	in	development	of	                     find	out	the	do’s	and	don’ts	when	creating	a	resume,to	tailor	your	resume	
personal and professional skills to acquire the behavior and motivational        to a particular job, and to promote those special skills and abilities that set
attributes needed to be a successful employee. HRD is delivered in both          you apart from everyone else. Cost: FREE for those who qualify.
individualized	and	group	formats,	and	all	instruction	is	supplemented	
with personal counseling, coaching, and mentoring to ensure success.
                                                                                 ID          Dates                 Days           Times           Location
The program includes an emphasis on effective communication skills,
job seeking skills, job performance behaviors, workplace expectations            50348       01/26 - 02/04         TTH            06:00p - 09:00p GS - 402
awareness, and motivation. Cost: FREE for those who qualify.                     50350       02/09 - 02/18         TTH            06:00p - 09:00p GS - 402
                                                                                 50351       02/23 - 03/04         TTH            06:00p - 09:00p GS - 402
ID          Dates                Days           Times           Location         50352       03/16 - 03/25         TH             06:00p - 09:00p GS - 402
50370       01/11 - 01/29        MWF            06:00p - 09:00p BC - 01
50372       02/08 - 02/26        MWF            06:00p - 09:00p BC - 01
50373       03/08 - 03/26        MWF            06:00p - 09:00p BC - 01          Establish a Professional Presence to Find,
50374       04/05 - 04/23        MWF            06:00p - 09:00p BC - 01          Keep, and Advance in a Job                                                   *
                                                                                 Hours: 3
                                                                                 Acquire the skills you need to be a polished professional in this crash
Job Interview Clinic                                                         *   course! Learn what top leaders do to develop and maintain business.
Hours: 10                                                                        After this presentation, you will be able to greet and approach people
A six hour clinic designed to enhance the participants’ interview skills         appropriately and with ease. You’ll learn how to prepare for success and
by exploring values and work ethic. This clinic will help you to interview       preserve it by doing follow - up that will further develop and maintain your
successfully, to be prepared to answer an employer’s questions, to ask
                                                                                 important professional network. Learn how to follow up on them. This
questions you are likely to be asked, and to prepare a list of questions you
                                                                                 session even includes useful ideas for remembering names in a business
will want to have answered. Cost: FREE for those who qualify.
                                                                                 setting. Cost: FREE
ID          Dates                Days           Times           Location
                                                                                 ID          Dates                 Days           Times           Location
50307       01/13 - 01/21        WTH            06:00p - 09:00p GS - 201
                                                                                 50275       03/30                 T              06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
50309       02/03 - 02/11        WTH            06:00p - 09:00p GS - 201
50311       03/03 - 03/11        WTH            06:00p - 09:00p GS - 201
50314       03/24 - 04/01        WTH            06:00p - 09:00p GS - 201
                                                                                 Repositioning Yourself for the Workplace                                     *
                                                                                 Hours: 3
Job Interview Skills Class                                                   *   This course will focus on how to rebrand yourself after being laid off
                                                                                 or changing careers. Topics include a Marketing Me 101 - 30 Second
Hours: 24
This class is designed to enhance the participants’ interview skills by          Commercial, how to create and produce an effective sellable resume, and
exploring values and work ethic. This class will help you to interview           how	to	define	the	tools	required	to	land	the	career	you	want.	Cost:	FREE
successfully, understand the basics about job interviews, develop a skills
language that describes what you can offer employers, uncover the most           ID          Dates                 Days           Times           Location
important information about a potential employer and the position you            50282       05/04                 T              06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
are seeking, identify key interview questions, prepare effective answers,
address the true concerns that lie behind the tough questions, and mock
interviews. Cost: FREE for those who qualify.

ID          Dates                Days           Times              Location                                 Denotes the Courses

                                                                                           *                SENIOR CITIZENS
50344       02/02 - 02/11        TWTH           06:00p - 09:00p    GS - 202
50345       02/23 - 03/04        TWTH           06:00p - 09:00p    GS - 202
50346
50347
            03/23 - 04/01
            04/13 - 04/22
                                 TWTH
                                 TWTH
                                                06:00p - 09:00p
                                                06:00p - 09:00p
                                                                   GS - 202
                                                                   GS - 202                                 can take for FREE

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Keyboarding                                                                   *          Living Online                                                               *
Hours: 30                                                                                Hours: 24
This course provides the foundational keyboarding skills essential for the               Living Online provides instruction on using the Internet and a discussion
processing of information at the computer. Course topics include focusing                of issues surrounding the Internet. Course topics include an elementary
on the alphabetic and numeric keypad. The student will become familiar                   explanation of how networks work as well as problems and promises of
with numeric, symbol, and function keys and will drill for speed, accuracy,              living in a networked world. Students will learn how to use the Internet
and keyboard applications. Cost: FREE for those who qualify.                             for	electronic	mail,	file	transfer,	and	information	searching.	COURSE	
                                                                                         PREREQUISITE: Computing Fundamentals or equivalent experience. Cost:
ID          Dates               Days             Times              Location             FREE for those who qualify.
50355       *01/06 - 02/10      MW               09:00a - 12:00p    GS - 402
50356       *01/06 - 02/10      MW               06:00p - 09:00p    GS - 402             ID          Dates                Days           Times            Location
50357       02/15 - 03/17       MW               06:00p - 09:00p    GS - 402             50353       02/16 - 03/11        MW             01:00p - 04:00p GS - 402
50358       03/22 - 04/21       MW               06:00p - 09:00p    GS - 402             50354       03/01 - 03/24        MW             06:00p - 09:00p GS - 402
            *Will not meet January 18, 2010

Computer Fundamentals                                                         *              Please remember that Continuing
Hours: 30
Computing	Fundamentals	is	designed	to	familiarize	students	with	the	                         Education Does not accept cash for
internal and external computer parts, turning on and shutting down the
computer, and troubleshooting the initial startup process. The intent of                     registration fees. We accept checks,
this course is to help gain practice in area of computing needed in most
workplaces; including viewing contents of disks, drives, and folders as well                 money orders, Master Card & Visa.
as	creating,	and	saving	files	in	various	applications.	Cost:	FREE	for	those	
who qualify.
                                                                                             You are not officially registered in any Continuing
ID          Dates                  Days     Times                   Location                 Education and Community Development class
50359       01/05 -   02/04        TTH      09:00a - 12:00p        GS - 403
50360       01/05 -   02/04        TTH      06:00p - 09:00p        GS - 403                  until you have received a written confirmation that
50361       02/11 -   03/16        TTH      06:00p - 09:00p        GS - 403
50362       03/23 -   04/22        TTH      06:00p - 09:00p        GS - 403
                                                                                             includes your class day, date, time and location.


     STaRT a NEW CaREER!                                                                 * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
Auto Safety Inspection                                                        *          Aviation Ground School for Pilots                                           *
Hours: 8                                                                                 Hours: 45
Pitt Community College is approved by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles                  This course is a study of aerospace history, weather, navigation,
to offer the Vehicle Safety Inspection course. This eight-hour course is                 instruments, preflight planning, regulations, radio communications, the
designed to prepare auto technicians and service personnel as safety                     aviation	filed,	and	procedures	necessary	to	become	a	safe	pilot.	Classes	
inspectors for motor vehicles. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required.             are oriented toward the latest material available from the Federal Aviation
Cost $70.                                                                                Agency and students are prepared to pass the written examination by the
                                                                                         Government. Cost: $125.
ID          Dates                  Days          Times              Location
48978       01/14                  TH            01:00p - 9:30p      VEW 58              ID          Dates                Days           Times          Location
48983       02/11                  TH            01:00p - 9:30p      VEW 58              49931       02/16 - 04/27        TTH            07:00p - 09:15p RR 240
48984       03/11                  TH            01:00p - 9:30p      VEW 58
48985       04/08                  TH            01:00p - 9:30p      VEW 58
48986       05/13                  TH            01:00p - 9:30p      VEW 58              Barbering Level l
                                                                                         Hours: 764
Auto Safety & OBD Emissions Control Inspection                                *          This	4	month	program	will	provide	the	first	half	of	the	qualifying	education	
                                                                                         necessary to sit for the NC State Barber School examination. Classes are
Hours: 8
This eight - hour course is designed to prepare auto technicians and                     conducted at the Grace School of Barbering in Ayden. Cost $181.30 + tools
service	personnel	as	OBD	Emissions	Inspectors.	For	initial	certification,	               and uniforms.
students	must	attend	eight	(8)	hours	of	training.	Pre-registration	and	pre	
- payment is required. The Action Form can be printed from our website                   ID          Dates                Days           Times           Location
under Continuing Education. The original form must be completed and                      50432       05/11 - 09/21        TWTHFSA        08:00a - 05:00p     GSB
taken to class. Cost: $80.


                                                                                              Exploring Facebook & Twitter
ID          Dates                  Days          Times           Location
50256       01/20                  W             02:00p - 10:30p  VEW 58
50257       03/17                  W             02:00p - 10:30p  VEW 58                                          Check out page 15
50258       05/26                  W             02:00p - 10:30p  VEW 58



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      STaRT a NEW CaREER -                            CONTINUED                  * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
Barbering Level ll                                                               Insurance Agent - Property & Casualty
Hours: 764
This 4 month program will provide the second half of the qualifying
                                                                                 Pre-licensing 54800                                                          *
                                                                                 Hours: 40
education necessary to sit for the NC State Barber School examination. Pre       This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State Property
- requisites: Barbering Level l and/or 764 hours of barber training in a state   & Casualty Insurance Agents Examination. There is a 40-hour study
certified	program.	Classes	are	conducted	at	the	Grace	School	of	Barbering	       requirement	by	DOI	that	will	be	met	with	the	video,	quizzes,	and	study	
in Ayden. Cost $181.30 + tools and uniforms.                                     recommendations on the video. This program is available 24 - hours a day,
                                                                                 seven days a week. Cost: $125 registration and $220 instructional fee.
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
50433       05/11 - 09/21         TWTHFSA       08:00a - 05:00p     GSB          ID          Dates                   Days       Times              Location
                                                                                 N/A         1st of every month      All        Any                  Online


Food Service Management I                                                        Insurance Agent - Life & Health
Hours: 147                                                                       Pre-licensing 54600                                                          *
The ManageFirst Program provides students with the real-world skills             Hours: 40
necessary to excel as managers in the restaurant, hospitality, and               This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State Life & Health
foodservice industry. The student will cover 6 essential topics of the           Insurance Agents Examination. There is a 40-hour study requirement by
program consisting of Customer Service, Food Production, Inventory and           DOI	that	will	be	met	with	the	video,	quizzes,	and	study	recommendations	
Purchasing, Nutrition, Restaurant Marketing, and Serv Safe. The student          on the video. This program is available 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
will also learn to plan, prepare, and serve quality food products in a           Cost: $125 registration and $220 instructional fee.
professional kitchen. Cost: $191.30 plus uniforms and text books.
                                                                                 ID          Dates              Days            Times              Location
ID          Dates               Days          Times             Location         N/A         1st of every month All             Any                  Online
50481       01/05 - 03/17       TWTHF         12:00p - 3:30p Rock Springs
50482       03/30 - 06/11       TWTHF         12:00p - 3:30p Rock Springs
                                                                                 Insurance Agent - North Carolina Medicare
                                                                                 Supplement/Long Term Care 54625                                              *
                                                                                 Hours: 10
Food Service Management II                                                       This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State Medicare
Hours: 66                                                                        Supplement/Long Term Care Insurance Agents Examination. There is a 10-
This	course	is	one	of	the	final	steps	toward	the	Manage	First	Professional	      hour	study	requirement	by	DOI	that	will	be	met	with	the	video,	quizzes,	and	
credential. The students will cover 2 of the Core Credential Topics in the       study recommendations on the video. This program is available 24-hours a
Manage First Program-Controlling Food Service Costs and Hospitality and          day, seven days a week. Cost: $70 registration and $100 instruction fee.
Restaurant Management. The students will also learn advanced culinary
skills with hands on training in a professional kitchen. Food Service            ID          Dates              Days            Times              Location
Management I is a co-requisite. Cost: $191.30 plus uniforms and text books       N/A         1st of every month All             Any                  Online

ID          Dates               Days          Times             Location
50483       03/30 - 05/20       TTHF          8:30a - 11:30a Rock Springs        Insurance Agent - Property & Casualty
                                                                                 Adjusters Pre-licensing 54850                                                *
                                                                                 Hours: 40
Employability Skills for Food Service Workers                                    This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State Property
Hours: 24                                                                        and Casualty Adjusters Examination. There is not a pre-licensing study
This course provides employability skills training for unemployed or             requirement	by	DOI;	however,	students	studying	this	adjuster	specific	
underemployed adults entering Basic Food Service Management Course.              course will increase the probability of passing the state exam. The course
The curriculum framework addresses the development of a positive self            includes	a	video,	quizzes,	and	study	recommendations	on	the	video.	This	
- concept, development of employability skills, and problem solving skills.      program is available 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Cost: $125
The	final	module	covers:	resume	preparation,	applications,	job	search,	          registration fee and $220 instructional fee.
and interviewing skills. Cost: $70, Tuition waiver for those unemployed or
meeting waiver criteria, call for information.                                   ID          Dates              Days            Times              Location
                                                                                 N/A         1st of every month All             Any                  Online
ID         Dates                      Days      Times               Location
TBA        TBA                        TBA       TBA                     TBA



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Insurance Agent - Property - 54700                                       *            Notary Public                                                             *
Hours: 20                                                                             Hours: 8
This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State                        This course covers information necessary for persons wanting to apply for
Property	Examination.	The	course	includes	a	video,	quizzes,	and	study	                notary public commissions. Registration requires students to be able to
recommendations on the video. This program is available 24-hours a day,               read, write, speak English, and present a government issued photo ID. Prior
seven days a week. Cost: $70 registration fee and $135 instructional fee.             to	being	appointed,	first	-	time	candidates	must	successfully	complete	this	
                                                                                      course as one of the state requirements. A textbook is required and must
ID         Dates              Days            Times              Location             be purchased at the PCC Bookstore prior to class. Cost: $70.
N/A        1st of every month All             Any                  Online
                                                                                      ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
                                                                                      50184       02/10                W             08:30a - 05:30p  GS 301
Insurance Agent - Casualty - 54900                                       *            50185       03/22 - 03/24        MW            05:30p - 09:30p  GS 301
Hours: 20                                                                             50186       04/14                W             08:30a - 05:30p  GS 301
This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State                        50187       05/12                W             08:30a - 05:30p  GS 301
Casualty	Examination.	The	course	includes	a	video,	quizzes,	and	study	
recommendations on the video. This program is available 24-hours a day,
seven days a week. Cost: $70 registration fee and $135 instructional fee.             Real Estate Brokers Pre-Licensing
                                                                                      Hours: 80
ID         Dates              Days            Times              Location             This course is required to satisfy the educational requirements for a
N/A        1st of every month All             Any                  Online             provisional broker and is designed to prepare the student to pass the
                                                                                      real estate license examination administered by the NC Real Estate
Insurance Agent - Life 54200                                             *            Commission. Topics include basic real estate principles and practices, law
                                                                                      and	contracts,	financing,	closing	valuation,	fair	housing,	and	real	estate	
Hours: 20                                                                             laws. Cost $275.
This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State Life
Insurance Agents Examination. There is a 20-hour study requirement by                 ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
DOI	that	will	be	met	with	the	video,	quizzes,	and	study	recommendations	              50181       02/2 - 04/15         TTH           06:00p - 10:00p  GS 401
on the video. This program is available 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
Cost: $70 registration and $135 instructional fee.
                                                                                      Wedding Planning
ID         Dates              Days            Times              Location             Hours: 18
N/A        1st of every month All             Any                  Online             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
Insurance Agent - Accident/Health 54400                                  *            by Keisha Jennette, who brings more than 7 years experience to the
                                                                                      classroom	for	your	benefit!	Cost	$60.
Hours: 20
This course is designed to prepare students for the N.C. State Accident/
                                                                                      ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
Health Insurance Agents Examination. There is a 20-hour study requirement
                                                                                      50333       03/08 - 04/12        M             06:30p - 9:30pm WEF 110
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: $70 registration and $135 instructional fee.

ID         Dates              Days            Times              Location
N/A        1st of every month All             Any                  Online

NOTE: Insurance Pre-licensing Classes
Individuals interested in becoming an insurance producer should review
the new changes on the North Carolina Department of Insurance website at
www.ncdoi.com


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        ARE YOU UNEMPLOYED OR UNDEREMPLOYED
            AND LOOKING FOR A NEW CaREER?
                                                                      •	   Food	Service	Management   •	   Chiropractic	Assistant	I

   Give us 16 weeks and we will give
                                                                      •	   Real	Estate	Broker        •	   Phlebotomist
                                                                      •	   Fire	Service              •	   Pharmacy	Technician
                                                                      •	   Insurance	Agent           •	   EMT
   you the education necessary to start a                             •	   Nursing	Assistant	I       •	   EMT	Intermediate
   career in the following professions:                               •	
                                                                      •	
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                                                                           Medication	Aide
                                                                                                     •	
                                                                                                     •	
                                                                                                          EMT	Paramedic
                                                                                                          Police	Officer
                                                                      •	   EKG	Monitor	Technician    •	   Detention	Officer



For more information about how you can kick-start your life with one of
these programs, contact the following PCC Continuing Education Professionals:

Health Care                           glenda Dunn-Cannon          493-7225
Law Enforcement/fire/EMS              Catherine Cahoon            493-7572
Real Estate/Insurance                 gail Nichols                493-7625
food Service                          Joann Elkins                493-7260
    PROfESSIONaL CONTINUINg EDUCaTION                                                  * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
Auto Safety & OBD Emissions                                                            Real Estate Update
Recertification Inspection                                                *            Hours: 4
                                                                                       This	4	hour	mandatory	course	satisfies	the	continuing	education	
Hours: 5
This	five-hour	course	is	designed	for	already	licensed	OBD	Emissions	                  requirement required by the NC Real Estate Commission. Cost: $45.
Inspectors.	For	recertification,	students	must	attend	five	(5)	hours	of	
training. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required. The Action Form can            ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
be printed from our website under Continuing Education. The original form              50252       04/29                  TH             01:00p - 05:00p  GS 301
must be completed and taken to class. Cost: $80.

ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location                Real Estate Elective
50259       02/17                W             05:00p - 10:00p  VEW 58                 Hours: 4
50260       04/21                W             05:00p - 10:00p  VEW 58                 This	4	hour	course	satisfies	the	mandatory	four	hour	classroom	elective	
50261       06/16                W             05:00p - 10:00p  VEW 58                 approved by the NC Commission. Cost: $45.

                                                                                       ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
                                                                                       50253       04/30                  F              08:00a - 12:00P  GS 301
Real Estate 30 - Hour Post Licensing Broker’s
Relationships & Responsibilities
Hours: 30                                                                              Real Estate 7 - Hour National USPAP Update
One of the 3 mandatory post licensing courses that must be completed by
newly licensed NC provisional brokers within 3 years after licensure. Cost:
                                                                                       Appraisal Continuing Education Course
                                                                                       Hours: 7
$150.
                                                                                       This 7 hour class is part of the continuing education courses required by
                                                                                       the	Appraiser	Qualifications	Board	of	the	Appraisal	Foundation.	Cost:	$100.
ID          Dates                Days          Times             Location
50190       02/13 - 02/21        SASU             08:30a - 05:00p GS 301
                                                                                       ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
                                                                                       50192       02/18                  TH             09:00a - 05:00p  GS 301
Real Estate 30 - Hour Post Licensing
Selected Topics                                                                        Real Estate 7 - Hour Appraisal Elective
Hours 30                                                                               (topic to be announced)
One of the 3 mandatory post licensing courses that must be completed by                Hours: 7
newly licensed NC provisional brokers within 3 years after licensure. Cost             This class will provide the 7 hours of elective continuing education required
$150.                                                                                  by the Real Estate Appraisal Board. Cost: $75.

ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location                ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
50262       05/08 - 05/16        SASU          08:30a - 05:00p  GS 301                 50193       02/19                  F              09:00a - 05:00p  GS 301
50486       01/07 - 02/11        TH            08:00a - 01:00p  GS 301


Real Estate 30 - Hour Post Licensing                                                   Electrical License Renewal                                                      *
                                                                                       Hours: 16
Contracts & Closings                                                                   This	renewal	class	includes	definitions	for	electrical	installations,	wiring	
Hours: 30                                                                              methods, and materials, equipment, special occupancies, special
One of the 3 mandatory post licensing courses that must be completed by                conditions, and communication systems. Cost $70.
newly licensed NC provisional brokers within 3 years after licensure. Cost:
$150.                                                                                  ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
                                                                                       50264       05/14 - 05/21          M              08:00a - 05:00p  GS 301
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
50199       02/24 - 03/31        W             08:00a - 01:00p  GS 301


Real Estate BICAR
Hours: 4
This 4 hour mandatory course is required by all Brokers-in-Charge in order
to maintain their eligibility each license year. Cost: $45.
                                                                                                 Advanced Watercolor
                                                                                                      Painting
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
50251       04/29                TH            08:00a - 12:00p  GS 301
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       HEaLTH CaRE CaREERS                                                           * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE

     Pitt Community College’s Healthcare Division in Continuing Education
                                                                                     Nursing Assistant II                                                        *
                                                                                     Hours: 168
     is partnering with the Golden Leaf Foundation to retrain unemployed             Pre-requisite: Nursing Assistant I. The Nursing Assistant II course graduates
     North	Carolinians,	particularly	those	in	Pitt	County	interested	in	finding	     to perform advanced nursing procedures. It includes 80 hours classroom/
     new opportunities in Healthcare through short-term training due to the          lab and 88 hours clinical learning experiences. Students desiring to enroll in
     current economic downturn.                                                      this	class	must	meet	admission	requirements,	be	CPR	certified,	and	have	a	
                                                                                     current listing as a NAI with the Division of Health Services Regulations in
                                                                                     Raleigh. Upon successful completion, the NAII graduate will be listed with
                                                                                     the NC Board of Nursing with employment opportunities at the hospital,
                                                                                     Doctor’s	office,	and	home	health	levels.	Cost:	$210	Book	$66.24.

     We are pleased to offer this partnership for the 2009-2010 school               ID             Dates              Days           Times          Location
     year in Nursing Assistant I, Nursing Assistant II, Home Companion Aide,         48888       01/09 - 06/12         SA            08:00a - 05:00p  GS 303
     Medication Aide, Healthcare Technician, Phlebotomist, and EKG-12                Clinical    03/13 - 06/05         SA            08:30p - 05:00p   PCMH
     Lead Monitor Technician.                                                        47975       01/11 - 04/20         MT            08:30a - 01:00p  GS 115
                                                                                     Clinical    03/09 - 04/13         MT            06:45a - 03:15p   PCMH
     *These programs are open to everyone that meets the requirements of each        48448       01/11 - 04/20         MT            01:00p - 05:30p  GS 115
     program. See each program for pre-requisite requirements                        Clinical    03/09 - 04/13         MT            01:00p - 09:30p   PCMH
                                                                                     50117       05/10 - 08/10         MT            08:00a - 02:30p  GS 115
                                                                                     Clinical    06/29 - 08/09         MT            06:45a - 03:15p   PCMH
                                                                                     48889       06/19 - 11/20         SA            08:00a - 05:00p  GS 303
Nursing Assistant I                                                             *    Clinical    08/28 - 11/13         SA            08:30a - 05:00p   PCMH
Hours: 144
The Nursing Assistant I course prepares graduates to provide personal care
and perform basic nursing skills. It includes classroom, lab, and clinical           Medication Aide                                                             *
                                                                                     Hours: 75
learning experiences. Students desiring to enroll in this class must meet
                                                                                     This course is designed to meet the training requirements for becoming
admission	requirements.	The	successful	graduate	will	receive	a	certificate	          qualified	as	a	Medication	Aide.	The	course	will	cover	the	six	rights	of	
of course completion and assistance with application for the $96 NACES/              medication administration for non-licensed personnel. Topics will include
Pearson Vue Testing. Cost $207.50 Books $73.                                         medication administration via the oral, topical, and instillation routes,
                                                                                     medical asepsis, hand hygiene, terminology, and legal implications. Upon
ID               Dates                            Days   Times            Location   completion, students should be able to take the competency exam and
47973            01/04 - 04/13                    MT     06:00p - 10:00p   GS 115    demonstrate skills necessary to qualify for listing on the North Carolina
Clinical         03/22 - 04/06                    MT     02:45p - 11:15p      GLC    Medication Aide Registry. Must be a Nursing Assistant I to work as a
47971            01/06 - 04/15                    WTH    08:30a - 12:30p   GS 115    Medication Aide in a Skilled Nursing Facility. Cost: $75 Book $10.
Clinical         03/24 - 04/08                    WTH    06:45a - 03:15p        CG
47972            01/06 - 04/15                    WTH    01:00p - 05:00p   GS 115    ID             Dates              Days          Times               Location
Clinical         03/24 - 04/08                    WTH    02:45p - 11:15p        CG   47976       01/04 - 03/01         M             06:00p - 09:00p      GS 404
							(or)																																							WTH	   06:45a	-	03:15p	       CG   50131       05/05 - 06/09         W             08:30a - 12:30p      GS 303
47974            01/09 - 04/17                    SA     08:00a - 05:00p   GS 115
Clinical         03/20 - 04/11                    SASU   08:00a - 05:00p      GLC
50110            05/01 - 08/07                    SA     08:00a - 05:00p   GS 115    Home Companion Aide                                                         *
Clinical         07/17 - 08/01                    SASU   08:30a - 05:00p      GLC    Hours: 75
50112            05/03 - 08/03                    MT     05:00p - 10:00p   GS 115    This is a basic introductory course for individuals needing to prepare
Clinical         07/12 - 07/27                    MT     02:45p - 11:15p      GLC    themselves to work with the elderly, disabled, handicapped, or any
50086            05/05 - 08/05                    WTH    08:00a - 12:30p   GS 115    incapacitated person that needs someone for family aide to assist them
                                                                                     in general areas of nutrition, home management, and personal care. This
Clinical         07/14 - 07/29                    WTH    06:45a - 03:15p   GS 115
                                                                                     course does not require that the student have a HS diploma or GED. Cost:
50087            05/05 - 08/05                    WTH    01:00p - 05:30p   GS 115
                                                                                     $190 Book $38.95
Clinical         07/14 - 07/29                    WTH    02:45p - 11:15p      GLC
50099            05/05 - 08/05                    WTH    05:30p - 10:00p   GS 115
                                                                                     ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
Clinical         07/14 - 07/29                    WTH    06:45a - 03:15p      GLC
                                                                                     47977       01/08 - 03/26         F             09:00a - 04:00p  GS 303
							(or)	 	                                    WTH	   02:45p	-	11:15p	     GLC
                                                                                     50130       04/30 - 07/16         F             08:00a - 04:30p  GS 303




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Admission Requirements for Nursing Assistant I, II, and Phlebotomy
                                                                                                     Required              Required           Required
  Admission Requirement                                                                              for N.A. I            for N.A. II        for PHLE

 High School Grad or GED                                                                             No                   Yes                 Yes

 Copy of NC DHSR Registry Listing for N.A. I                                                         No                   Yes                 No

 Placement Testing for Reading and Math within last 3 years
                                                                                                     Yes                  Yes                 Yes
 (See Note 1 Below)
 Copy verifying you have had vaccination, history of having disease
                                                                                                     Yes                  Yes                 Yes
 or positive titer from physician for Varicella (Chicken Pox)
 Copy verifying you have had vaccination, history of having disease
                                                                                                     Yes                  Yes                 Yes
 or positive titer from physician for Rubella (German Measles)
 Copy verifying you have had vaccination, history of having disease
                                                                                                     Yes                  Yes                 Yes
 or positive titer from physician for Rubeola (Measles)
 Copy verifying you have had vaccination, history of having disease
                                                                                                     Yes                  Yes                 Yes
 or positive titer from physician for Mumps

 Tetanus (within the last 10 years) and Hepatitis B Series Started                                   No                   No                  Yes

 PPD Skin test in last 12 Months                                                                     Yes                  Yes                 Yes

 Chest X-Ray and INH if positive PPD.                                                                Yes                  Yes                 Yes

 Healthcare Provider CPR                                                                             Yes                  Yes                Yes

 Driver License or NC ID Card                                                                        Yes                  Yes                Yes

 Social Security Card                                                                                Yes                  Yes                Yes

 Criminal Background Check (See Note 2)                                                              No                   Yes                Yes

Note 1: Both N.A. I and N.A. II require placement testing using either Asset, Compass or Acuplacer tests.
Tests must have been completed in the last 3 years. If you need to schedule a test, call 493-7561.

                                                                                                     Reading              Math               Reading
 Asset Scores
                                                                                                     34 – 37              34 - 41            34 – 37
                                                                                                     Reading              Math               Reading
 Compass Scores
                                                                                                     32 – 51              22- 45             32 – 51
                                                                                                     Reading              Math               Reading
 Acuplacer
                                                                                                     30+                  30+                30+
                                                                                                     Completion           Completion
 College Work in Lieu of testing                                                                     of College           of College
                                                                                                     English              Math

Note 2: The Nursing assistant II requires a Criminal Background Check	specifically	       Mandatory Uniform and Supply list for NA I and NA II to
from	http://www.certifiedbackground.com				The	cost	from	N.C.	Residents	is	$34.00	        be purchased by students at one of the two locations
non-residents $59.00. N.C. Residents should use code pi06 and out of state students       listed to be in compliance with PCC policy. Uniform must be
should	use	code	pi06os	when	registering	with	certified	background.	Phlebotomy	students	   royal blue top with white PCC logo on right side, white pants, white
are required to obtain a criminal background check from your county courthouse. If        shoes	(no	crocs	and	shoes	must	have	enclosed	front).	Uniform	may	
you fail to complete the criminal background or have certain crimes you may be denied     need to be ordered and take 1-1 1/2 weeks but some are in stock.
admission to required clinical sites and you will not receive a refund. If you have any
questions regarding the criminal background requirement please call 493-7225/7733.        Other items needed: white hose or socks, watch with a second
                                                                                          hand,	pocket-size	notepad,	stethoscope,	blood	pressure	cuff,	black	
Note 3: Copy of Information provided to PCC by Students.                                  ink pen, transfer/gait belt. These items must be worn or brought to
                                                                                          BOTH lab and clinical days.
      HEaLTH CaRE CaREERS -                             CONTINUED                * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
CPR Healthcare Provider                                                    *     Phlebotomy (National Certification)                                            *
Hours: 8                                                                         Hours: 240
HealthCare Provider is a basic life support course including relief or foreign   This training prepares the student to draw blood specimens from patients
body airway obstruction, 1 and 2 rescuers CPR in infant, child, and adult,       for	the	purpose	of	testing	and	analyzing	blood.	A	phlebotomist’s	job	
and	use	of	automated	external	defibrillators	in	adult	and	child.	AHA	-	Health	   includes maintenance of equipment used in obtaining blood specimens;
Care Provider Book & Face Mask available at PCC Bookstore. Cost: $76             the use of appropriate communication skills when working with patients;
Book $16.                                                                        the selection of venipuncture sites; the care of blood specimen; and the
                                                                                 entry of the testing process into the computer, as well as clerical duties
ID          Dates                Days           Times           Location         associated with record keeping of the blood tests. The course consists of
47978       02/05 - 02/05        F              08:00a - 05:00p  GS 404          theory and clinical experience in performing blood collections. The student
47979       02/19 - 02/19        F              08:00a - 05:00p  GS 404          must be a high school graduate or have equivalent GED, have or schedule
47980       03/05 - 03/05        F              08:00a - 05:00p  GS 404          Healthcare	Provider	CPR	and	meet	immunization	requirements.	
47981       03/06 - 03/06        SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 404          Cost: $210 Book $52.
50133       05/07 - 05/07        F              08:00a - 05:00p  GS 404
50145       05/21 - 05/21        F              08:00a - 05:00p  GS 404          ID          Dates              Days         Times                   Location
50147       06/05 - 06/05        SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 404          47989       01/11 - 05/11      MTW          06:00p - 10:00p          GS 404
                                                                                 Clinical    TBA                MTWTHF       08:00a - 05:00p     Various Sites
EKG Monitor Technician 12 Lead                                             *     50391
                                                                                 Clinical
                                                                                             04/01 - 09/10
                                                                                             TBA
                                                                                                                MTTH
                                                                                                                MTWTHF
                                                                                                                             06:30p - 09:30p
                                                                                                                             08:00a - 05:00p
                                                                                                                                                  GS 404/202
                                                                                                                                                 Various Sites
Hours: 75
This 12-Lead EKG Monitor Technician Program focuses on Acute and                 50393       06/01 - 10/01      MTW          06:00p - 10:00p      GS 404/202
Critical Care Heart monitoring and reflects the latest knowledge in              Clinical    TBA                MTWTHF       08:00a - 05:00p     Various Sites
the	Cardiac	field.	It	begins	by	covering	all	the	basics	of	arrhythmia	
interpretation as well as cardiac anatomy and physiology, clinical
interpretation of the 12-lead electrocardiography, and pacemaker rhythms.        Pharmacy Technician I                                                          *
This program may be taken by a student with either no EKG training or by a       Hours: 40
student who previously had basic EKG training interpretation. Employment         This course is designed for employees who will be trained to work under
is usually at the hospital level, in an Acute or Critical Care area of the       the supervision of a pharmacist in a pharmacy. This course provides the
hospital setting. Cost: $190 Book $39.00 $9.00 Packet.                           student with basic knowledge and skills required working as a technician
                                                                                 in a pharmacy. This course includes basic math review, drug calculations,
ID          Dates                Days           Times           Location         drug	classification,	drug	distribution,	and	terminology.	A	book	is	required	
47994       01/12 - 03/16        TTH            08:30a - 12:30p  GS 201          and can be purchased at the PCC book store. Cost: $126.30 Book $56.
47990       01/12 - 03/16        TTH            06:00p - 10:00p  GS 201
50132       04/27 - 06/29        TTH            08:30p - 12:30p  GS 201          ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
                                                                                 47985       01/11 - 04/12         M             06:30p - 09:30p  VEW 12
                                                                                 50128       05/03 - 08/02         M             06:30p - 09:30p  VEW 12
Chiropractic Assistant I                                                   *
Hours: 72
This course consists of a series of separate units of study that provide         Pharmacy Technician II                                                         *
the completer with competencies to become a Level I Professional Aid             Hours: 40
(Chiropractic	Assistant)	to	doctors	of	chiropractics.	Study	units	include:	      Pre - requisite: Pharmacy Technician I. This course provides the student
Introduction to Chiropractics, Terminology, Anatomy and Physiology, Record       with basic knowledge and skills required working as a technician in
Keeping, Physical Exam, Psychology, Diet and Nutrition, Jurisprudence,           a pharmacy. This course includes compounding, calculations, drug
Radiology, Physical modalities, and CPR/First Aid. Each unit is taught by a      classifications,	and	review	for	certification.	Cost:	$126.30		
recognized	expert	in	that	field	of	study.	Cost:	$185.00		Book	$9.00	(Must	
sign	up	for	or	have	a	HCP	CPR	course).                                           ID          Dates                 Days          Times          Location
                                                                                 47986       01/13 - 04/07         W             06:30p - 09:30p VEW 12
ID          Dates                Days           Times           Location         50129       05/05 - 07/28         W             06:30p - 09:30p VEW 12
47982       01/11 - 04/05        MT             07:00p - 10:00p  GS 303




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     gROW a BUSINESS                                                                   * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
Improving Your Credit                                                     *            Developing Your Marketing Plan                                              *
Hours: 3                                                                               Hours: 3
This course is designed to help students understand how to obtain and                  So you have an idea for a product or service that’s bound to capture the
improve credit scores. At completion of the course students will be able to            hearts	and	minds	(and	wallets)	of	consumers	everywhere!	Wait	a	minute!	
obtain their credit report and understand what is on the credit report, how            Have you really determined whether there really is a market for your product
to dispute credit issues, and what to do if you become a victim of identity            or service? This course will give you the means to determine your market
theft. Cost: FREE.                                                                     and your competition, saving you from a death sentence for your product or
                                                                                       service. Cost: FREE.
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
50274       03/02                T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301                 ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
                                                                                       50270       03/18                 TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
How to Start a Small Business                                             *            50271       05/13                 TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
Hours: 3
This seminar will give an overview of the various topics on which to focus             Tax Implications for Starting a Business                                    *
when attempting to start a business. Cost: FREE.                                       Hours: 3
                                                                                       Get your business off on the right foot by complying with North Carolina
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location                tax laws from the beginning. Learn about topics ranging from the proper
50182       02/04                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301                 registration of your business to how to handle complicated withholding
50249       03/25                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301                 challenges, and to how to pay the right amount of property taxes. This
                                                                                       seminar will give you all the information you need on your state tax
Writing a Business Plan                                                   *            obligations, freeing up your time to focus on growing the business. Cost:
                                                                                       FREE.
Hours: 3
Success in business begins with a plan. By committing your idea to paper,
                                                                                       ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
you face tough questions and identify strengths and weaknesses. Business
                                                                                       50191       02/16                 T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
plans	are	not	just	for	financing	purposes;	they	are	working	documents	to	
guide your business. For new and established small business owners, the
course will start you down the path of small business success. Cost: FREE.             Grant Writing                                                               *
                                                                                       Hours: 3
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location                Write grant proposals that get funded or prepare for a management career
50188       02/11                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301                 in	the	fast-growing	nonprofit	sector.	Expert	instructors	prepare	you	for	the	
50189       04/01                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301                 special	needs	of	the	nonprofit	industry	and	help	you	develop	relationships	
                                                                                       with corporate, foundation, and government funding sources. Cost: FREE.
Beginning QuickBooks                                                      *            ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
Hours: 3
                                                                                       50180       02/02                 T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
This class is an introduction to the popular QuickBooks accounting software.
Participants must have basic computer skills - how to use a mouse, etc.
Cost: FREE.                                                                            Exploring FaceBook & Twitter                                                *
                                                                                       Hours: 3
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location                Two great marketing tools that many business owners have overlooked
50268       03/12                F             09:00a - 12:00p  GS 403                 are all the rage right now two social networking sites called FaceBook &
50269       04/27                T             06:00a - 09:00p  GS 403                 Twitter. Both of these sites allow you to cultivate an audience in which you
                                                                                       can have a two way discussion in real time about your business and what
QuickBooks Pro                                                            *            your customers want-not to mention the ability to instantly market your
                                                                                       business to the people who are your biggest fans. With this class, you will
Hours: 12
                                                                                       learn the terminology involved with both of these wildly popular sites, how
This course provides clients standard accounting and business tools for
                                                                                       to create an account on both of them, and good business practices to help
organizing	their	finances	with	ease.	Spend	more	time	running	your	business	
                                                                                       you achieve the greatest ROI possible with their two sites. Cost: FREE.
and less time on your bookkeeping. Cost: $70.
                                                                                       ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
                                                                                       50248       03/16                 T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
50263       05/10 - 05/12        MTW           08:00a - 12:00p  GS 403

How to Get the Loan You Need                                              *            No Cost/Low Cost Web Design                                                 *
Hours: 3                                                                               Hours: 3
This workshop gives participants an overview of the lending process and                Being found online is not as easy as it used to be. Competition for
how to make it work for you. Discussion will cover what lenders look for and           positioning on search engines such as Google and Yahoo! is intense and
expect with regards to your personal credit, cash flow coverage, collateral            with thousands of new web sites created daily, it’s vital that your business
requirements, capital injection, and character. Cost: FREE.                            is	optimized	to	perform	well	in	search	results.	Fortunately,	having	an	
                                                                                       effective web presence does not have to involve thousands of dollars or
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location                web	design	firms.	Come	and	learn	how	to	have	the	presence	you	want	and	
50194       02/18                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301                 need without all the expense! Cost: FREE.
50195       04/15                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
                                                                                       ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
                                                                                       50250       04/13                 T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301


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                                                                               * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
Pricing Your Products                                                      *   SBA Community Express Loan                                                     *
Hours: 3                                                                       Hours: 3
Regardless of the type of business you have, pricing is crucial. Don’t cheat   Need	financing	for	your	business?	If	you	are	a	small	business	owner	and	
your customers or your business by pricing yourself out of the game. It’s      need	financing	for	equipment,	start	-	up,	or	operating	funds	this	seminar	is	
easier than you think. A few simple strategies will have you right in line     for	you!	You	will	fill	out	the	application	during	the	class	and	could	qualify	for	
with	the	competition	and	generating	profits	as	well.	Cost:	FREE.               as much as $25,000.00. Cost: FREE.
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
                                                                               ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
50272       03/04                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
50273       04/22                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301         50196       02/23                  T              03:00p - 05:00p  GS 301
                                                                               50197       02/23                  T              06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301

Small Business Record Keeping                                              *   Sales Skills to Build Your Bottom Line                                         *
Hours: 3
                                                                               Hours: 3
This	3	hour	workshop	is	designed	to	help	business	owners	see	the	benefits	
                                                                               You may not have put much thought into it but if you are a business owner
and the key functions of a sound bookkeeping system, including a brief
                                                                               and sell products and/or services to consumers and/or businesses then you
overview of QuickBooks. Cost: FREE.
                                                                               are a sales person. Have you spent enough time understanding the sales
                                                                               process and what it takes to close more sales for you business? This class
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
                                                                               will help you understand the sales process, how your prospects think, and
50266       02/25                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
                                                                               how you can close more sales. Cost: FREE.
50267       04/29                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
                                                                               ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
Understanding Your Financials                                              *   50368       03/09                  T              06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
Hours: 3
In	this	session	you	will	learn	(1)	What	are	your	financial	statements?	(2)	
Who	prepares	these	financial	statements	(3)	Where	does	the	information	
                                                                               Establish a Professional Presence to Find,
come	from	for	the	financial	statements?	(4)	What	do	the	financial	             Keep, and Advance in a Job                                                     *
statements	tell	you	about	your	business	and	its	success?	(5)	Do	you	really	    Hours: 3
need	these	statements	and	what	is	their	real	use?	(6)	Balance	sheet,	Profit	   Acquire the skills you need to be a polished professional in this crash
and	Loss	Statement	and	Cash	Flow	Statement	-	which	financial	statements	       course! Learn what top leaders do to develop and maintain business.
are the most important? Answers to these questions and more will be            After this presentation, you will be able to greet and approach people
revealed during this workshop. Cost: FREE.                                     appropriately and with ease. You’ll learn how to prepare for success and
                                                                               preserve it by doing follow - up that will further develop and maintain your
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location        important professional network. Learn how to follow up on them. This
50246       03/11                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301         session even includes useful ideas for remembering names in a business
50247       05/06                TH            06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301         setting. Cost: FREE.

                                                                               ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
Electronic Marketing                                                       *   50275       03/30                  T              06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
Hours: 3
Every day your customers are spending more time on-line. This seminar
will explore different methods of reaching these customers. We will discuss    Fresh Ideas for Managing Time, Tasks,
e-mail campaigns, web site improvements, social marketing tools, etc.          and Meetings                                                                   *
Cost: FREE.                                                                    Hours: 3
                                                                               Acquire the skills you need to be a polished professional in this crash
ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location        course! Learn what leaders do to develop and maintain business and how
50265       03/23                T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301         they	find	time	to	do	it!	Cost:	FREE.

                                                                               ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
Doing Business with the Government                                         *   50276       03/30                  T              03:00p - 05:00p  GS 301
Hours: 3
Our government buys jets, toilet paper, and everything in between. Are
you getting government business? Do you understand set - asides? Do
you	need	help	finding	and	responding	to	procurement	process	and	how	to	
compete for government contracts? If you answered yes to any of these,
this seminar is for you. Cost: FREE.

ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
                                                                                 New Students: Welcome to Basic Skills!
50183       02/09                T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
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Simple Yet Effective Customer Service                                      *           How to be an Effective Board Member                                           *
Hours: 3                                                                               Hours: 2
Providing effective and rewarding service to your customers does not have              Somebody told you a little white lie when he/she said, “Oh..come on…
to be complicated or expensive. In this lighthearted and informative, two              join us on the Board! Really, you won’t have to do anything!” So now
-	hour	seminar,	you	will	learn	how	the	first	three	minutes	and	the	last	five	          you’ve volunteered for Board membership, what next? We’ll learn how to
minutes of every transaction are the most crucial. This is NOT your normal             communicate with others about your position on the Board and about the
customer service seminar! Come prepared to laugh, learn, and leave                     mission	of	your	organization.	The	class	will	also	cover	the	Top	10	Board	
inspired! Cost: FREE.                                                                  Responsibilities and Board member role distinctions. Participants will
                                                                                       become more familiar with the workings of 501c3 corporations, public
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location               documents,	fiduciary	responsibilities,	and	more!	Cost:	FREE.
50279       04/20                 T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
                                                                                       ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
                                                                                       50294       03/18                 T             03:00p - 05:00p  GS 301
Setting Up the Best Legal Structure for
My Business                                                                *
Hours: 3                                                                               Building Customer Loyalty
One of the major decisions that a new business owner must face is                      Hours: 8
choosing the legal form for their business. In this course you will learn the          This 8 hour customer service skill training program is designed to help
different entities as well as the advantages and disadvantages or each. You            create a customer focus culture. In the current economy customer
will discuss the criteria you must take into account in order to make the              satisfaction isn’t enough, you need to build customer loyalty. This program
best decision for your business. Cost: FREE.                                           is designed to motivate and build skills of all face-to-face service persons,
                                                                                       internal	support	functions,	customer	service	professionals,	field	technicians,	
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location               and managers. Participants will learn to problem-solve for a solution which
50281       04/27                 T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301                is best for company and customer, delight even upset customers, build
                                                                                       internal	cooperation,	and	capitalize	on	negative	situations.	Cost:	$175.

Repositioning Yourself for the Workplace                                   *           ID          Dates                 Days          Times               Location
Hours: 3                                                                               48658       4/16                  F             8:00a - 5:00p        GS 301
This course will focus on how to rebrand yourself after being laid off
or changing careers. Topics include a Marketing Me 101-30 Second
Commercial, how to create and produce an effective sellable resume, and                Time Management
define	the	tools	required	to	land	the	career	you	want.	Cost:	FREE.                     Hours: 8
                                                                                       This class is for anyone who is ready to master their time. Learn a variety
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location               of time management techniques. The class is loaded with techniques
50282       05/04                 T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301                for	every	person	in	every	profession!	A	must	for	those	who	are	finding	
                                                                                       themselves doing more with fewer resources available. Cost: $50.

Understanding the Different Generations                                                ID          Dates                 Days          Times               Location
in the Workplace                                                           *           48656       2/10                  W             8:00a - 5:00p        GS 201
Hours: 3
This course will give both employers and employees tips on how to foster
and promote an effective work environment. Topics include customer
                                                                                       Effective Communication
                                                                                       Hours: 3
service 101 for both internal and external clients, handling generational
                                                                                       Participants will discover: Listening behaviors and tips; their own
differences, and how to effectively achieve bottom line results. Cost: FREE.
                                                                                       communication abilities; the impact of attitude in our communicating; and
                                                                                       the	Personal	and	professional	benefits	of	being	a	good	Listener.	This	class	
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
                                                                                       is perfect for frontline supervisors, people who must work in a team, and
50283       05/04                 T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
                                                                                       customer service representatives. Cost: $20.

Reaching Your Target Markets                                               *           ID          Dates                 Days          Times               Location
Hours: 3                                                                               48654       1/21                  TH            1:30p - 4:30p        GS 301
Regardless of the type of business you plan to open you will need to know
how to attract and retain customers to ensure your business remains
profitable.	By	looking	at	your	market	you	will	understand	the	habits	and	
                                                                                       Team Dynamics
                                                                                       Hours: 8
characteristics of your customers. You will know how to price based on
                                                                                       To	be	effective,	teams	need	efficient	communications.	Communication	can	
the demands. You will be prepared for your business’s cycles and what
                                                                                       be much better with everyone when you understand how behavioral styles
methods of communication work best. Cost: FREE.
                                                                                       impact communications. Participants in Team Dynamics Class will learn
                                                                                       how to decode and adapt to behavior styles of different team members.
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
                                                                                       The results will include: Appreciation of differences; More effective
50284       05/11                 T             06:00p - 09:00p  GS 301
                                                                                       communications; Fewer conflicts; and getting things done easier without
                                                                                       dreaded drama that can sneak into every workplace. Cost: $79.

                                                                                       ID          Dates                 Days          Times               Location
                                                                                       48657       3/10                  W             8:00a - 5:00p        GS 401



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Basic Skills Education                                                           Basic Skills Learning Center
Basic Skills Education classes are tuition - free programs offered on            Hours: Vary
campus and throughout Pitt County for the adult learner. For information         The Learning Center provides adults with opportunities to improve
about Basic Skills Education and/or Basic Skills Programs, including Adult       reading, math, and writing skills and/or to prepare for the Test for General
Basic	Education	(ABE),	General	Educational	Development	(GED),	Adult	High	        Educational	Development	(GED).	The	Center	offers	individualized	instruction	
School	(AHS),	Life	Skills,	Compensatory	Education,	English	As	A	Second	          in an open lab format and provides a wealth of resources for the adult
Language	(ESL),	and	Pathways	to	Employment,	please	contact	Ella	Pitt	at	         learner. For more information, please contact Belinda Grubbs at 493-7560.
493-7396.                                                                        Cost: FREE.

New Students: Welcome to Basic Skills!                                           Date             Day                Time                         Location
Hours: 12 Day or Evening Sessions                                                1/6 - 5/6        MTWTH              08:00a - 09:00p               GHL207
Orientation & Assessment for New Students: ABE, GED, AHS. To be                  1/8 - 5/7        F                  08:00a - 05:00p               GHL207
eligible for enrollment, potential students need to complete a Basic Skills      Learning Center will be closed on Monday, January 18 and Friday, April 2
Orientation and Assessment session. Please note that Orientation &
Assessment is a required twelve-hour session over a period of three days/
evenings.	Registration	is	on	a	first	come-first	served	basis.	Orientation	may	   Achieving College Entry (ACE) Lab
be conducted at other days/times BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. All students               Located in Leslie, Room 217, the ACE Lab is designed to help students
need	to	present	a	valid	NC	picture	identification	and	a	social	security	card	    review math, reading, and writing skills in preparation for the college
on	the	first	day/evening	of	orientation.	If	you	have	any	questions,	please	      placement testing. The lab is free and available to any individual who has
contact Mary Whitehead at 493-7628, Jean Sherrod at 493-7526, or Bryan           a high school diploma or GED and meets TABE testing requirements. For
Williamson at 493-7265. Cost: FREE.                                              more information, please contact Belinda Grubbs at 493-7560. Cost: FREE.

Minor Students: Students who are 16 or 17 years old are required to              Date              Day                Time                        Location
meet with Dr. Stephanie Lanier, Basic Skills Counselor, before attending         01/19 - 05/06     MTWTH              01:00p - 04:00p             GHL 217
orientation. Call Dr. Lanier at 493-7552 to make an appointment. In
addition, students who are 16 or 17 years old are required to bring a
notarized	release	form.			                                                       Pathways to Employment
                                                                                 Hours: Vary
NOTE: If you are a former student and did not attend the Fall Semester, you      Pathways to Employment is a comprehensive program designed for the
must attend New Student Orientation before enrolling for Spring Semester.        adult learner to develop workplace literacy skills and prepare students
                                                                                 for employment. Instruction is given in three areas: Basic Skills, Human
Day Sessions                      Day           Time            Location         Resources Development, and Occupational Training. For more information,
January 11/12/14                  MTTH          08:30a - 12:30p    L143          please contact Karyn Vines at 493-7396. Cost: FREE.
January 25/26/28                  MTTH          08:30a - 12:30p    L143
February 8/9/11                   MTTH          08:30a - 12:30p    L143          Date        Day                  Time                            Location
February 22/23/25                 MTTH          08:30a - 12:30p    L143          TBA         TBA                  TBA                                 TBA
March 8/9/11                      MTTH          08:30a - 12:30p    L143
March 22/23/25                    MTTH          08:30a - 12:30p    L143
                                                                                 Future WAVES
Evening Sessions                  Day           Time            Location         The goal of Future WAVES is to provide an accessible, exciting, and
February 1/2/4                    MTTH          05:30p - 09:30p    L143          productive learning environment for students 16-21 years old who need a
February 15/16/18                 MTTH          05:30p - 09:30p    L143          GED. Through Future WAVES, students will have the opportunity to explore
March 1/2/4                       MTTH          05:30p - 09:30p    L143          different learning techniques, learn communication skills, learn decision
March 15/16/18                    MTTH          05:30p - 09:30p    L143          making skills, and build self esteem as they set and achieve educational
March 29/30, April 1              MTTH          05:30p - 09:30p    L143          and career goals. Cost: FREE.

                                                                                 Date                             Day          Time            Location
Returning Students: We Miss You!                                                 01/06 - 05/07                    MTWTHF       08:30a - 01:30p     GHC
Hours: Day or Evening Sessions
Orientation & Assessment for Returning Students: ABE, GED, AHS.
If you started but did not complete the Fall Semester, please contact Bryan
Williamson	at	(252)493-7265	to	make	an	appointment	before	returning.		
Returning Student Assessments are scheduled on Thursdays, alternating
day and evening sessions.


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General Educational Development (GED)                                                    Adult Basic Education (ABE)
Hours: Vary                                                                              Hours: Vary
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	or	
GED	tests	(Mathematics,	Writing,	Language	Arts	Reading,	Social	Studies,	                 older)	improve	reading,	math,	writing,	spelling,	and	language	skills.	For	
Science)	that	lead	to	a	high	school	equivalency	diploma.	For	more	                       more information on day classes, please contact Belinda Grubbs at 493-
information on GED classes, please contact Belinda Grubbs at 493-7560.                   7560.	For	more	information	on	Evening	Classes	or	Off	Campus	(Community)	
Cost: FREE.                                                                              Classes, please contact Jean Sherrod at 493-7526. Cost: FREE.

GED	Prep	 01/06-03/11(Session	1)	 MTWTH	 08:00a	-	01:00p		    GHL218                     Main Campus:
GED	Prep	 03/15-05/06(Session	2)	 MTWTH	 08:00a	-	01:00p	     GHL218                     BSP	1	&	2	 01/06	-	03/11(Session	1)	 MTWTH	         08:00a	-	01:00p	 GHL110
GED Prep 01/06-05/06              MTWTH 08:00a - 09:00p GHL207(Lab)                      BSP	1	&	2	 03/15	-	05/06(Session	2)	 MTWTH	         08:00a	-	01:00p		GHL110
Math Prep 01/08-05/07             F        08:00a - 12:00p    GHL218                     BSP	3	      01/06	-	03/11(Session	1)	 MTWTH	        08:00a	-	01:00p	 GHL216
Math Prep 01/08-05/07             F        08:00a - 12:00p    GHL216                     BSP	3	      03/15	-	05/06(Session	2)	 MTWTH	        08:00a	-	01:00p	 GHL216
GED Prep 01/08-05/07              F        08:00a - 05:00p GHL207(Lab)                   BSP	4	      01/06	-	03/11(Session	1)	 MTWTH	        08:00a	-	01:00p	 GHL217
No classes on Monday, January 18 and Friday, April 2.                                    BSP	4	      03/15	-	05/06(Session	2)	 MTWTH	        08:00a	-	01:00p	 GHL217
                                                                                         BSP         01/06 - 05/06             MTWTH         01:00p - 04:00p GHL216
                                                                                         BSP 1 & 2 01/06 - 05/05               MW            06:00p - 09:00p GHL110
GED Testing:                                                                             BSP Writing 01/06 - 05/05             MW            06:00p - 09:00p GHL112
Hours: Vary                                                                              BSP Math 01/07 - 05/06                TTH           06:00p - 09:00p GHL110
Students are expected to attend classes, pass a GED Practice test, and                   BSP 3       01/06 - 05/05             MW            06:00p - 09:00p GHL216
must be referred by an instructor to take a GED test. A fee of $7.50 is                  BSP 3       01/07 - 05/06             TTH           06:00p - 09:00p GHL216
charged;	North	Carolina	picture	identification	and	Social	Security	card	are	             BSP 4       01/06 - 05/05             MW            06:00p - 09:00p GHL217
required. For additional information, please contact Beverly Webster at                  BSP 4       01/07 - 05/06             TTH           06:00p - 09:00p GHL217
493-7606. Cost $7.50 NOTE: No Day/Evening GED Testing on January 18
                                                                                         Off Campus:
Date               Day              Time                            Location             BSP       01/06 - 05/07                 MTWTHF      08:30a - 01:30p     106
1/11 - 4/29        MTWTH            09:00a & 12:00p                 CWE 151              BSP       01/07 - 05/06                 TTH         05:30p - 08:30p     106
1/11 - 4/27        MT               06:00p & 06:30p                 CWE 151              BSP       01/06 - 05/06                 MTWTH       08:30a - 12:30p     049
No GED Testing on Monday, January 18                                                     BSP       01/07 - 05/06                 TTH         09:00a - 12:00p     BEC
                                                                                         BSP       01/06 - 05/05                 MW          05:30p - 08:30p     BEC
No Evening GED Testing Monday, April 5 and Tuesday, April 6                              BSP       01/07 - 05/06                 TTH         06:00p - 09:00p     309
Last date for Language Arts/Writing test is April 19                                     BSP       01/07 - 05/06                 TTH         06:30p - 09:00p     399
                                                                                         BSP       01/06 - 05/05                 MW          06:00p - 09:00p     334
                                                                                         BSP       01/06 - 05/06                 MTWTH       08:30a - 12:30p     308
Adult High School (AHS)                                                                  BSP       01/06 - 05/05                 MW          06:00p - 09:00p     308
Hours: Vary                                                                              BSP       01/07 - 05/06                 TTH         06:00p - 08:00p     346
AHS is a program designed for adult students who wish to earn a high                     BSP       01/07 - 05/06                 TTH         06:00p - 09:00p     201
school diploma by completing course credit not previously earned in                      BSP       01/07 - 05/06                 TTH         06:00p - 09:00p     KCC
a traditional high school setting. Courses not listed may be offered as
independent studies. For courses not offered in a classroom setting, twelve
(12)	hours/course/week	are	required.	For	more	information	on	AHS	classes,	               Compensatory Education
please contact Belinda Grubbs at 493-7560. Cost: FREE.                                   Hours: Vary
                                                                                         Compensatory Education is a program that provides adults with an
Class                    Date             Day      Time            Location              intellectual disability with skills to become more independent and self-
Civics                   01/19 - 03/11    MTWTH    08:15a - 11:15a GHL202                directed and to meet and manage community, social, work, and personal
World Religions          01/19 - 03/11    MTWTH    11:30a - 01:00p GHL202                adult responsibilities. For more information on Compensatory Education
English 3                01/19 - 03/11    MTWTH    02:00p - 05:00p GHL218                classes please contact Tammy Buck at 493-7377. Cost: FREE.
Geometry                 01/19 - 03/11    MTWTH    06:00p - 09:00p GHL218
U.S. History             03/15 - 05/06    MTWTH    08:15a - 11:15a GHL202
AHS Success              03/15 - 05/06    MTWTH    11:30a - 01:00p GHL202                Life Skills
English	4	(Section	1)	   03/15	-	05/06	   MTWTH	   02:00p	-	05:00p	 GHL218	              Hours: Vary
English	4	(Section	2)	   03/15	-	05/06	   MTWTH	   06:00p	-	09:00p	 GHL218               Life Skills is a program designed to teach adults practical skills such as
Independent Study        01/06 - 05/06    MTWTH    01:00p - 05:00p GHL202                balancing a checkbook, preparing for the written driver’s license test,
Math & Science Lab       01/06 - 05/06    MTWTH    05:00p - 09:00p GHL202                improving academic skills, and improving critical thinking skills to meet
                                                                                         the many challenges in today’s world. For more information on Life Skills
                                                                                         classes please contact Tammy Buck at 493-7377. Cost: FREE.




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ESL Orientation & Assessment: New and                                              English as a Second Language (ESL)
Returning Students                                                                 Hours: Vary
Hours: 4                                                                           ESL is a program of instruction designed to help adults with limited or no
To be eligible for enrollment in an ESL class, new and returning students          English	language	proficiency	improve	their	English	reading,	writing,	and	
need to complete an ESL Orientation and Assessment session. Please note            communication skills. For more information on ESL classes, please contact
that the ESL Orientation & Assessment is a required four-hour session.             Jan Fisher at 493 - 7213. Cost: FREE.
Registration	is	on	a	first	come-first	served	basis.	Orientations	may	be	
conducted at other days/times BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. For additional                  Class              Date          Day         Time               Location
information or questions, please contact Jan Fisher at 493-7213.                   ESL Beginning      1/11 - 5/6    MTWTH       08:00a - 12:00p      GS104
Cost: FREE.                                                                        ESL Beginning      1/11 - 5/6    MTWTH       06:00p - 09:00p      GS104
                                                                                   ESL Intermediate   1/11 - 5/6    MTWTH       08:00a - 12:00p      GS114
Date                      Day             Time                         Location    ESL Intermediate   1/11 - 5/6    MTWTH       08:00a - 12:00p      GS302
1/12 - 3/30               T               05:00p                         GS114     ESL Intermediate   1/11 - 5/6    MTWTH       06:00p - 09:00p      GS302
1/15 - 3/26               F               09:00a                         GS114     ESL Adv./ABE       1/11 - 5/6    MTWTH       08:15a - 12:15p      GS202
                                                                                   ESL Beg/Inter      1/11 - 5/7    MTWTHF      08:15a - 12:15p St. James
                                                                                   ESL Advanced       1/11 - 5/6    MTWTH       06:00p - 09:00p      GS126
                                                                                   ESL Lab            1/11 - 5/6    MTWTH       12:00p - 01:30p      GS302
                                                                                   ESL Dist. Lrng.    1/11 - 5/6    MTWTH       video & online       GS302
                                                                                   ESL Beg/Inter      1/11 - 5/6    MTWTH       09:15a - 11:45a St. Gabriel’s
                                                                                   ESL Beg/Inter      1/12 - 5/6    T/TH        06:00p - 09:00p Ayden UMC



   ENHaNCE YOUR LIfESTYLE                                                          * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
Spanish: Beginning Conversation I                                                  Wedding Planning
Hours: 30                                                                          Hours: 18
This course will prepare students to have conversation with Spanish                This 6 - week course will teach everything you need to know in order
speaking individuals. Topics include basic fundamentals of grammar, oral           to become a top - notch wedding planner. The course is being taught
comprehension, various dialects, and basic conversations. A beginning              by Keisha Jennette, who brings more than 7 years experience to the
vocabulary will be established. Cost: $70.                                         classroom	for	your	benefit!	Cost:	$60.

ID            Dates                Days            Times          Location         ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
49363         01/19 - 03/23        T               06:30p - 09:00p RR 243          50333       03/08 - 04/12        M             06:30p - 09:30p WEF 110


Spanish: Beginning Conversation II                                                 Sewing Basics
Hours: 30                                                                          Hours: 24
This course is a continuation of the Level I course. The instruction learned       This course will provide the beginner with information on how to read and
from	Level	I	will	be	further	utilized.	Participants	will	build	their	vocabulary	   understand patterns, discussion of fabrics, notions, and tools. This course
and ability to converse with Spanish speaking individuals. Cost: $70.              will	also	discuss	your	sewing	machine,	(please	bring	in	one	if	you	have	
                                                                                   one)	the	proper	way	to	thread,	wind	the	bobbin,	troubleshoot,	clean,	and	
ID            Dates                Days            Times           Location        maintain your machine. You will learn the basics applications such as how
49364         01/20 - 03/24        W               06:30p - 09:00p  RR 243         to hem pants and skirts, sew a button and take out seams. Cost: $65.

                                                                                   ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
Planning Perfect Personal Events                                               *   49238       01/12 - 02/25        TTH           07:00p - 9:00pm KVW 202
Hours: 18
This course is designed to help aspiring social event planners understand
the complexities of event planning and receive tools and knowledge to              Sewing Basics II
navigate successfully through the event planning process. Topics will              Hours: 16
range from family reunions to religious social functions and everything in         This course is a follow up of Sewing Basics I. Students will go more in
between. Cost: $70.                                                                depth	of	sewing	techniques	that	may	include	pockets,	button	holes,	zippers,	
                                                                                   and cuffs. Basic knowledge of sewing is required. Cost: $60.
ID            Dates                Days            Times           Location
50277         03/10 - 04/14        W               06:30p - 9:30pm WEF 110         ID          Dates                Days          Times           Location
                                                                                   49239       01/11 - 03/08        M             07:00p - 9:00pm KVW 202




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Basic Quilting                                                                          Swing Dance - Intermediate                                                   *
Hours: 24                                                                               Hours: 6
This course will concentrate on learning about fabrics, rotary cutting,                 This course is a continuation of Swing Dance. Swing Dance is a group of
piecing, and simple quilt blocks. Some sewing knowledge is required,                    dances	that	developed	concurrently	with	the	swing	style	of	jazz	music	in	
however,	you	do	not	need	to	bring	your	machine	to	the	first	class.	Class	               the	1920s,	‘30s	and	‘40s.	The	best	known	of	these	dances	is	the	Lindy	Hop,	
supplies	will	also	be	covered	the	first	night	of	class.	Cost:	$65.                      a	popular	partner	dance	that	originated	in	Harlem.	Swing	jazz	features	the	
                                                                                        syncopated	timing	that	many	swing	dancers	interpret	as	‘triple	steps’	and	
ID          Dates                 Days          Times               Location            ‘steps’	—	yet	also	introduces	changes	in	the	way	these	rhythms	are	played	
49240       03/09 - 04/22         TTH           07:00p - 9:00p      KVW 202             —	a	distinct	delay	or	‘relaxed’	approach	to	timing.	Cost:	$35.

                                                                                        ID          Dates                 Days           Times           Location
Swing Dance                                                                   *         50299       03/18 - 04/29         TH             07:15p - 08:15p COA - G
Hours: 6
Swing Dance is a group of dances that developed concurrently with the
swing	style	of	jazz	music	in	the	1920s,	‘30s	and	‘40s.	The	best	known	of	               Tai Chi
these dances is the Lindy Hop, a popular partner dance that originated                  Hours: 10
in	Harlem.	Swing	jazz	features	the	syncopated	timing	that	many	swing	                   This course is for people with or without arthritis. Tai Chi for arthritis is a
dancers	interpret	as	‘triple	steps’	and	‘steps’	—	yet	also	introduces	                  good way to start your journey to better health. It is an enjoyable and safe
changes	in	the	way	these	rhythms	are	played	—	a	distinct	delay	or	                      set	of	forms	which	delivers	many	health	benefits.	The	creation	of	Tai	Chi	
‘relaxed’	approach	to	timing.	Cost:	$35.                                                was based on nature and harmony. Tai Chi for arthritis can help people with
                                                                                        arthritis	to	do	all	these	and	more.	Additional	benefits	include	improvements	
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location                on relaxation, balance, posture, and immunity. Cost: $35.
50298       01/21 - 03/04         TH            07:15p - 08:15p COA - G
                                                                                        ID          Dates                 Days           Times           Location
                                                                                        50300       01/19 - 02/18         TTH            12:00p - 01:00p  GS 129



  BRINg OUT THE aRTIST IN YOU!                                                          * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
Advanced Watercolor Painting                                                  *         Basic Floral Design                                                          *
Hours: 33                                                                               Hours: 18
This class is a continuation of the Beginning Watercolor class. The class will          This course will prepare individuals to design and create beautiful floral
be held at the Grifton Community Center. Cost: $70.                                     arrangements at home and in a professional setting. Course work will
                                                                                        include proper use of tools, and creation of side table and centerpiece
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location                arrangements. Students will take home designs made in class. Students
49930       01/07 - 03/25         TH            06:30p - 09:30p     GCC                 will	be	informed	of	supply	list	during	first	class.	Cost:	$70.

                                                                                        ID          Dates                 Days           Times           Location
Arts & Crafts                                                                 *         50278       01/20 - 02/15         MW             06:30p - 09:30p  GS 201
Hours: 36
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!           Creative Writing Seminar                                                     *
The class will be held at the Grifton Community Center. Cost: $70.                      Hours: 36
                                                                                        This course is designed for the experienced as well as the inexperienced
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location                writer. The emphasis is on creativity, writing, and critique. Assignments
49928       01/19 - 04/06         T             09:00a - 12:00p     GCC                 are read anonymously and critiqued by class members and the instructor
                                                                                        to work toward improved writing technique and communication skills.
                                                                                        Tip sheets on the elements of writing are supplemented by exercises. All
Watercolor Basics                                                             *         genres of writing are welcome. Revision and submission for publication and
Hours: 22                                                                               competition are encouraged. Cost: $65.
This is an introductory class in the art of watercolor painting. You will
be introduced to the very basics of working with watercolor paints and                  ID          Dates                 Days           Times           Location
applying various techniques to create art. The class is an excellent outlet             49241       01/14 - 04/01         TH             06:30p - 09:30p CWE 145
opportunity. Cost: $60.




                                                                                                GED Testing:
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
49929       01/12 - 03/30         T             06:30p - 08:30p COA - G



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Family Stories Workshop                                                     *     Secrets to a more Realistic Painting
Hours: 36                                                                         Hours: 15
Every family has stories to tell, but many are lost before they’re recorded.      This oil painting class is for all skill levels from beginners to professionals.
In this workshop, students will receive guidance in how to write and              You will gain valuable secrets that will take your art to a whole new
structure these stories and their own. Through a balance of lecture,              level. This class will add 6 years of experience to both beginners and
stimulating memory exercises, discussion, and class feedback they will be         professional. Join us for fun tips and tricks that will make your art pop.
able to create a permanent record of these stories for posterity. Cost: $65.      Cost: $75.
ID          Dates                 Days           Times           Location         ID           Dates               Days         Times                    Location
49242       01/11 - 03/29         M              02:00p - 05:00p COA - G          49243        02/08 - 03/08       M            06:00p - 09:00p       Jaycee Park
                                                                                  49244        03/22 - 04/19       M            06:00p - 09:00p       Jaycee Park
New Horizons Band                                                           *
Hours: 48
If you are looking for a fun way to learn a musical instrument without
                                                                                  PCC Symphony Orchestra
                                                                                  Hours: 32
the rigors of individual instruction, you might want to consider joining
the	New	Horizons	Band.		The	New	Horizons	Band	is	for	adults,	ages	50	             This course provides an opportunity for those who play an orchestral
and	up,	who	wish	to	learn	to	play	a	band	instrument	for	the	first	time,	or	       instrument to gain experience playing in an ensemble. Emphasis is placed
relearn	an	instrument.	The	New	Horizons	band	provides	a	relaxed,	fun	             on orchestral techniques and the study and performance of a variety of
learning situation for adults with little or no musical experience and gives      styles and periods or orchestral and string ensemble literature. Upon
them the opportunity to play band music with others. The band meets two           completion, students should be able to demonstrate skills needed to
days a week. Instruments include flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet and          participate in ensemble playing leading to performance. PREREQUISITE:
trombone, other instruments are considered upon request. Come join the            Completion of high school orchestra or band program, or comparable
fun	with	this	ensemble	and	discover	your	hidden	(or	dormant)	musical	             private lesson experience. All other cases to be determined by audition.
talents! Cost: FREE.                                                              Please contact Larry Spell at 493-7493 with any questions.

ID          Dates                 Days           Times           Location         ID           Dates                 Days           Times           Location
50287       01/12 - 05/13         TTH            10:30a - 12:30p    MUSA          50285        01/12 - 04/27         T              06:00p - 08:00p    MAEC


The Celebration Singers                                                     *     Cake Decorating Basics
Hours: 16                                                                         Hours: 15
People who sing together often seem utterly happy and engaged in life.            This	course	will	teach	students	techniques	for	creating	cakes	(fondant	and	
Singing,	Swinging	Seniors	is	a	fun-filled	choir	for	adults,	ages	50	and	up.	If	   tiered),	cupcakes,	cookies	and	more	for	any	occasion.	Participants	will	learn	
you	enjoy	singing	and	socializing…	this	is	the	group	for	you!		Come	enjoy	        cake decorating from Abigail James, who holds The Wilton Method of Cake
music from Gospel to Broadway show tunes and just about everything in             Decorating	certificate.	Cost:	$70.
between.		Singing	may	offer	benefits	to	deep	and	controlled	breathing	and	
focus on maintaining good use of the lungs, diaphragm, and abdominal
                                                                                  ID           Dates                 Days           Times           Location
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       50297        01/12 - 02/16         T              03:00p - 05:00p COA - G
of appointments and travel! No audition required, just a love of music.
Cost: FREE.

ID          Dates                 Days           Times           Location
50286       01/11 - 05/10         M              01:30p - 02:30p    MUSA




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  gET TO KNOW YOUR COMPUTER                                                            * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE

Keyboarding                                                                 *          Gaining Industry Standard Recognition for
Hours: 30
This course provides the foundational keyboarding skills essential for the
                                                                                       Your Computer Skills                                                          *
                                                                                       Hours: 24
processing of information at the computer. Course topics include focusing              You think you already have a good understanding of our digital society but
on the alphabetic and numeric keypad. The student will become familiar                 need	to	fill	in	the	squares	and	show	the	sheepskin?	If	you’re	focusing	any	
with numeric, symbol and function keys and will drill for speed, accuracy,             field	that	requires	the	use	of	computers,	one	certification	can	set	you	apart	
and keyboard applications. COURSE PREREQUISITES: None. Cost: $125.                     from the crowd. This course focuses on preparing you for the Internet and
                                                                                       Computing	Core	Certification	(IC3),	an	internationally	recognized	standard	
ID          Dates                Days           Times           Location               for digital literacy. Course objectives focus on tuning up your existing critical
50356       *01/06 - 02/10       MW             06:00p - 09:00p   GS402                entry-level skills needed to effectively use the latest computer and Internet
50357       02/15 - 03/17        MW             06:00p - 09:00p   GS402                technology in achieving business objectives. COURSE PREREQUISITES:
50358       03/22 - 04/21        MW             06:00p - 09:00p   GS402                Keyboarding, Computing Fundamentals, Key Applications, and Living Online
50355       *01/06 - 02/10       MW             09:00a - 12:00p   GS402                or equivalent. Book required. Cost: $70.
            *Will not meet Jan 18
                                                                                       ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
                                                                                       50326       02/02 - 02/25          TTH            01:00p - 04:00p   GS403
Computing Fundamentals                                                      *          50327       04/19 - 05/17          MW             06:00p - 09:00p   GS403
Hours: 30
Computing	Fundamentals	is	designed	to	familiarize	students	with	the	
most common workplace tool: the computer. Instruction will cover internal              Art of Photography                                                            *
and external computer parts, turning on and shutting down the computer,                Hours: 12
and troubleshooting the initial startup process. The intent of this course is          Do you want to preserve your memories for years to come? Do you have
to help gain practice in areas of computing needed in most workplaces;                 a	digital	camera	but	are	not	confident	in	using	it?	Have	you	been	using	
to include viewing contents of disks, drives, and folders, as well as                  a camera for awhile, but want to learn more about the process of taking
creating,	and	saving	files	in	various	applications.	COURSE	PREREQUISITE:		             good photos? Students will discover that the art of photography is a mix
Keyboarding or equivalent. Book Recommended. Cost: $125.                               of the camera, the subject matter, and the photographer. This class starts
                                                                                       with learning the features of digital cameras, continues with proper photo
                                                                                       taking	techniques,	and	finishes	with	the	student	learning	how	to	transfer	
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
                                                                                       their images to a computer. COURSE PREREQUISITES: Digital camera
50360       01/05 - 02/04         TTH           06:00p - 09:00p   GS403
                                                                                       and	working	knowledge	of	the	Windows	operating	system,	to	include	file	
50361       02/11 - 03/16         TTH           06:00p - 09:00p   GS403
                                                                                       management. Cost: $70.
50362       03/23 - 04/22         TTH           06:00p - 09:00p   GS403
50359       01/05 - 02/04         TTH           09:00a - 12:00p   GS403
                                                                                       ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
                                                                                       50323       01/12 - 01/21          TTH            01:00p - 04:00p  GS 402
Key Applications                                                            *
Hours: 24                                                                              Digital Photography and Imaging:
Key	Applications	is	designed	to	familiarize	students	with	basic	word	
processing and spreadsheet applications used in the current business
                                                                                       Introduction                                                                  *
environment.	You	will	learn	the	fundamentals	of	MS	Office	Word	2007	and	               Hours: 24
MS	Office	Excel	2007.	COURSE	PREREQUISITE:	Computing	Fundamentals	or	                  For those that want to do more with their digital camera pictures than just
equivalent experience. Book Recommended. Cost: $70.                                    look	at	them,	this	course	is	for	you!		Photoshop	Elements	8	(PE8),	the	latest	
                                                                                       release of the “home” version of Adobe Photoshop, allows you to not only
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location               fix	minor	flaws	in	your	pictures,	but	to	create	entirely	new	projects	with	
50320       02/01 - 02/24         MW            06:00p - 09:00p   GS403                your photos as well. Students will become familiar with the PE8 interface,
50321       03/29 - 04/14         MW            06:00p - 09:00p   GS403                and learn how to use and apply the many tools that PE8 offers. This course
50319       01/26 - 02/18         TTH           09:00a - 12:00p   GS402                will	covers	finding	your	way	around	Elements,	organizing	your	photos,	
                                                                                       how to create projects as well as print, share and export them. COURSE
                                                                                       PREREQUISITES: Digital camera and working knowledge of the Windows
Living Online                                                               *          operating	system,	to	include	file	management.	Cost:	$70.
Hours: 24
Living Online provides instruction on using the Internet and a discussion              ID          Dates                  Days           Times           Location
of issues surrounding the Internet. Course topics include an elementary                50324       01/26 - 02/18          TTH            01:00p - 04:00p   GS402
explanation of how networks work as well as problems and promises of
living in a networked world. Students will learn how to use the Internet
for	electronic	mail,	file	transfer,	and	information	searching.	COURSE	
PREREQUISITE: Computing Fundamentals or equivalent experience. Book
Recommended. Cost: $70.

ID
50353
            Dates
            02/01 - 02/24
                                  Days
                                  MW
                                                Times
                                                01:00p - 4:00p
                                                                Location
                                                                  GS402
                                                                                          Electrical License Renewal
50454       03/01 - 03/24         MW            06:00p - 09:00p   GS403
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                                                                                 * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
Digital Photography and Imaging:                                                 How to Use Microsoft Office: Intermediate                                *
Intermediate                                                               *     Hours: 30
                                                                                 The	course	is	designed	to	introduce	you	to	MS	Office	Excel	and	Access.		
Hours: 24
Starting where the “Digital Photography and Imaging: Introduction” class         Students	will	learn	how	to	work	in	MS	Excel	and	use	MS	Excel	to	analyze	
left off, students will jump right into working with layers and experimenting    and present data. You will also learn how to work in MS Access. This
with	all	the	special	effects	available	in	Photoshop	Elements	8	(PE8).			         course	will	use	MS	Office	2007.	COURSE	PREREQUISITE:	Competency	with	
COURSE PREREQUISITES: Digital Camera and “Digital Photography and                mouse and keyboarding skills recommended. Cost: $125.
Imaging: Introduction” or possess equivalent. Cost: $70.
                                                                                 ID          Dates                Days         Times              Location
ID          Dates                Days           Times           Location         50335       02/10 - 03/17        MW           9:00a - 12:00p       GS403
50325       *02/23 - 03/17       TTH            01:00p - 04:00p   GS402          50336       04/08 - 05/04        TTH          9:00a - 12:00p       GS402
            *Class will not meet March 8


How to use Windows Vista                                                   *     How to Maintain Your Computer - The Basics
                                                                                 Hours: 6
Hours: 24
This hands - on class is designed for either the Windows user or a current       Everyone knows that you need to do regular maintenance on your car if you
user switching to Vista. Windows Vista has a new look and feel and this          want it to last. What many do not know is that you also have to do regular
course will help the user understand Vista’s new desktop and menu                maintenance on your computer. We will learn how to keep your computer
system. Hands - on exercises will allow students to explore Windows              clean on the outside and tuned on the inside. Competency with basic
Vista including: the desktop, menus, online help, my computer, windows           computer literacy skills recommended. Cost: $30.
explorer, Internet Explorer, and control panel. Students will also learn the
fundamental	concepts	for	creating	and	working	with	files,	folders,	and	          ID          Dates                Days         Times              Location
shortcuts as well as the basics of managing the resources on the PC.             50339       03/08 - 03/10        MW           9:00a - 12:00p       GS402
Cost: $70.                                                                       50340       03/09 - 03/11        TTH          6:00p - 9:00p        GS402

ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location
50322       01/05 - 01/28         TTH           01:00p - 04:00p  GS 403
                                                                                 How to Maintain Your Computer - Advanced
                                                                                 Hours: 6
How to Use Windows 7                                                       *     Everyone knows all it takes to clean your computer hardware is a soft cloth
Hours: 24                                                                        and some elbow grease, but what about cleaning the software? Things get
This hands-on class is designed for either the new Windows user or a             installed on your system all the time, from applications, to games, to web
current user switching to Windows 7. Windows 7 has a new look and feel           plug-ins. There may even be viruses or “spyware” installed on your system
and this course will help the user understand Window’s 7 new desktop
                                                                                 that you don’t even know about yet. This course will show you how to use
and menu system. Hands-on exercises will allow students to explore
Windows 7 including: the desktop, menus, online help, my computer,               the	proper	tools	to	clean	up	unused	programs,	get	rid	of	unwanted	files,	
windows explorer, Internet Explorer, and control panel. Students will also       and protect yourself and your computer from the bad side of the Internet.
learn	the	fundamental	concepts	for	creating	and	working	with	files,	folders,	    Come learn how to clean-up the software side of your computer and keep
and shortcuts as well as the basics of managing the resources on the PC.         your system running smoothly! Competency with basic computer literacy
COURSE PREREQUISITE: Competency with mouse and keyboarding skills                skills recommended. Cost: $30.
recommended. Cost: $70.
                                                                                 ID          Dates                Days         Times           Location
ID          Dates                 Days          Times           Location         50341       03/15 - 03/17        MW           09:00a - 12:00p   GS402
50328       02/01 - 02/24         MW            01:00p - 04:00p   GS403          50342       04/27 - 04/29        TTH          06:00p - 09:00p   GS402
50331       03/30 - 04/22         TTH           06:00p - 09:00p   GS402
50329       03/02 - 03/25         TTH           09:00a - 12:00p   GS403
50330       04/06 – 04/29         TTH           09:00a - 12:00p   GS403
                                                                                 Upgrade or Buy?
                                                                                 Hours: 6
How to Use Microsoft Office: Introduction                                  *     With all the changes in technology…what is a person to do? This class
                                                                                 will discuss options available for upgrading or buying a new computer. We
Hours: 24
The	course	is	designed	to	introduce	you	to	MS	Office	and	work	with	the	          will	learn	how	to	analyze	what	we	need	from	the	computer	and	what	needs	
Ribbon, menu, and dialog boxes. Students will learn how to work in MS            to be done to get there. Competency with basic computer literacy skills
Word,	MS	PowerPoint,	and	MS	Publisher.	This	course	will	use	MS	Office	           recommended. Cost: $30.
2007. COURSE PREREQUISITE: Competency with mouse and keyboarding
skills recommended. Cost: $125.                                                  ID          Dates                Days         Times           Location
                                                                                 50337       03/29 - 03/31        MW           09:00a - 12:00p   GS402
ID          Dates               Days            Times              Location      50338       05/03 - 05/05        MW           06:00p - 09:00p   GS402
50332       *01/11 - 02/08      MW              9:00a - 12:00p       GS403
50334       03/16 - 04/06       TTH             9:00a - 12:00p       GS402
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  DRIVER IMPROVEMENT                                                                   * Denotes the courses SENIOR CITIZENS can take for FREE
PCSCC/PCC Driver Improvement Training                                                  Motorcycle Safety Foundation:
Hours: 8                                                                               Basic Rider’s Course
Pitt County Safe Communities Coalition in conjunction with Pitt Community              Hours: 22
College offer the AAA approved Driver Improvement course. This course                  This 22 hour course is part of the NC Motorcycle Safety Program. In this
covers a variety of topics for all drivers. This course is offered over a two          class, riders will learn the basics of operating a motorcycle. The course
(2)	night	period	on	Mon.	&	Wed.	nights	or	in	an	all	day	setting	on	Saturdays.	         is held on Friday evening, all day Saturday and all day Sunday. 100%
The 2-day session is from 6-10pm each night. The Saturday class is from                attendance of all scheduled class hours is mandatory. NO EXCEPTIONS!
8:00am to 5:00pm. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required, 3 days                 Participants must wear long pants, long-sleeved shirts, boots over the
prior to the beginning of class. *NOTE: Completion of this course in no way            ankle,	full	fingered	gloves	and	eye	protection	(sunglasses	or	prescription	
guarantees any privileges or rights under applicable NC laws. Cost: $60.               eyewear	is	permissible).	Helmets	are	available,	but	individuals	are	
                                                                                       encouraged to bring their own if they have them. Motorcycles are furnished
ID          Dates                Days           Times           Location               by PCC. Participants must be 16 years of age, but are not required to hold
50201       01/09                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                a driver’s license to participate in the class. Upon successful completion
50202       01/11 - 01/13        MW             06:00p - 10:00p  GS 401                of the course, participants will be able to forego the driving portion of the
50204       01/16                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                NC DMV test for gaining their motorcycle endorsement. Pre-registration, at
50206       01/23                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                least 3 days prior to the beginning of the class is required. Cost: $135.
50207       01/25 - 01/27        MW             06:00p - 10:00p  GS 401
50208       01/30                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                ID          Dates                Days           Times           Location
50211       02/06                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                48967       02/19 - 02/21        F              06:00p - 10:00p
50212       02/08 - 02/10        MW             06:00p - 10:00p  GS 401                                                 SASU           08:00a - 06:00p GHL 126
50213       02/13                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                48970       02/26 - 02/28        F              06:00p - 10:00p
50215       02/20                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                                                 SASU           08:00a - 06:00p GHL 126
50216       02/22 - 02/24        MW             06:00p - 10:00p  GS 401                48971       03/05 - 03/07        F              06:00p - 10:00p
50217       02/27                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                                                 SASU           08:00a - 06:00p GHL 126
50220       03/06                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                48972       03/12 - 03/14        F              06:00p - 10:00p
50221       03/08 - 03/10        MW             06:00p - 10:00p  GS 401                                                 SASU           08:00a - 06:00p GHL 126
50222       03/13                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                48973       04/09 - 04/11        F              06:00p - 10:00p
50224       03/20                Sa             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                                                 SASU           08:00a - 06:00p GHL 126
50226       03/27                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                48974       04/16 - 04/18        F              06:00p - 10:00p
50229       04/10                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                                                 SASU           08:00a - 06:00p GHL 126
50231       04/17                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                48975       04/23 - 04/25        F              06:00p - 10:00p
50233       04/19 - 04/21        MW             06:00p - 10:00p  GS 401                                                 SASU           08:00a - 06:00p GHL 126
50234       04/24                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                48976       04/30 - 05/02        F              06:00p - 10:00p
50236       05/01                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124                                                 SASU           08:00a - 06:00p GHL 126
50237       05/03 - 05/05        MW             06:00p - 10:00p  GS 401
50238       05/08                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124
50240       05/15                SA             08:00a - 05:00p  GS 124




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Accounting Fundamentals                            Mastery of Business Fundamentals                   Learn to Buy and Sell on eBay
  Gain a marketable new skill by learning the       Acquire practical experience in strategic           Auction pros teach you how to work from
  basics of double-entry bookkeeping,               planning, management, and finance without           home or earn extra income by buying and
  financial reporting, and more.                    enrolling in an MBA program.                        selling goods online.

Administrative Assistant Fundamentals              Project Management Fundamentals                    Marketing Your Business on the
 Prepare to take advantage of the many new           Gain the skills you’ll need to succeed in the    Internet
 job opportunities in health care, legal             fast-growing field of project management.          E-commerce expert helps you develop
 services, and other industries.                                                                        an Internet marketing plan for your
                                                   PMP Certification Prep 1                             business.
Managing Customer Service                           Prepare to take–and pass–the PMP
 Become indispensable to any organization           certification exam. Course 1 of 2.                Start Your Own eBay Drop Off Store
 by understanding how to identify and meet                                                              Turn people's unwanted items into a
 customer needs.                                   Understanding the Human                              lucrative source of income by starting an
                                                   Resources Function                                   eBay drop off store.
Professional Sales Skills                            Learn to handle human resource functions
  Discover how to begin a successful and             to ensure the best possible results.             Secrets of the Caterer
  rewarding career in sales.                                                                            Learn cooking and business secrets
                                                     The course was tremendously informative and
                                                                                                        from a professional caterer.
                                                     helpful. I strongly encourage this class to be
Principles of Sales Management                       taken by any Supervisor that's gone from being
  Master the art of managing sales teams from        an employee to now having the Boss               Wow, What a Great Event!
  a sales pro.                                       title(smile). The rewards can be great!!!         Looking for a fun new career coordinating
                                                     SUPER!!                                           special events? Learn proven techniques
Successful Construction                                                                                from a master event planner.
Business Management
  Gain a powerful and permanent advantage          Employment Law Fundamentals                        Growing Plants for Fun and Profit
  over the competition by practicing expert         Learn the basics of employment law so you           An industry professional teaches you
  management.                                       can legally hire, evaluate, and manage              everything you need to prosper in the
                                                    employees.                                          backyard nursery business.
Introduction to QuickBooks
  Learn how to quickly and efficiently gain        Total Quality Fundamentals                         Publish It Yourself: How to Start and
  control over the financial aspects of your         Give yourself a strong foundation in total       Operate Your Own Publishing Business
  business.                                          quality management.                                Convert manuscripts into income by
                                                                                                        producing and selling books like the pros.
Distribution and Logistics Management              Fundamentals of Supervision
  Improve your company’s ability to deliver        and Management                                     Start Your Own Consulting Practice
  on time and on budget, while increasing            Learn the people skills required to motivate       Find out how you can earn income by
  customer satisfaction.                             and delegate, and learn tools for solving          sharing your training or knowledge
                                                     problems and resolving conflicts.                  with others.
Introduction to Business Analysis
  Master powerful techniques to improve your       High Speed Project Management                      Start and Operate Your Own
  decision-making skills at work.                    Learn to deal with the realities of managing     Home-Based Business
                                                     projects at supersonic speeds despite              An experienced entrepreneur teaches
Real Estate Law                                      truncated timelines, inadequate staffing,          you how to develop the motivation,
  Learn the basics of real estate law, including     and skimpy budgets.                                discipline, and creativity to quit your
  investing, title searching, and mortgages.                                                            job and be your own boss.
                                                   Purchasing Fundamentals
Introduction to Peachtree Accounting                 Improve your company’s bottom line by            Creating a Successful Business Plan
  Get the training you need to perform               mastering the fundamentals of purchasing.          Turn your business ideas into a solid plan
  everyday accounting tasks using Peachtree                                                             for financing and long-term success.
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GRANT WRITING/NONPROFITS                                          CAREER IDEAS                                  PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT

Starting a 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
                                                                                                              learning how you can use work to express
Introduction to Nonprofit Management                Real Estate Investing                                     yourself and share your interests and talents.
  Develop the skills and strategies you need to       Build and protect your wealth by investing
  become an integral part of one of the fastest       in real estate.                                       Grammar Refresher
  growing service sectors.                                                                                    Gain confidence in your ability to produce
                                                    Get Paid to Travel                                        clean, grammatically correct documents and
Marketing Your Nonprofit                             Learn everything you need to start your new              speeches.
 Further the ideals and goals of your                and exciting career as a professional tour
 nonprofit by learning to compete more               director.                                              Twelve Steps to a Successful Job
 effectively for members, media attention,                                                                  Search
 donors, clients, and volunteers.                   Fundamentals of Technical Writing                         World-renowned author and career advisor
                                                      Learn the skills you need to succeed in the             shows you how to get the job you want
Get Grants!                                           well-paying field of technical writing.                 quickly and easily and in any economy.
 Learn how to develop successful, fundable
                                                       As a newcomer to the field of technical writing,
 grants from experts in the field.                                                                          Individual Excellence
                                                       I found this course particularly useful. I feel it
                                                       has afforded me a great foundation on which I
                                                                                                              Master 12 career-enhancing skills including
A to Z Grantwriting                                    can further build my skills.                           goal setting, time management, personal
  Learn how to research and develop                                                                           organization, and creativity.
  relationships with potential funding sources,
  organize grantwriting campaigns, and              Introduction to Criminal Law                            Leadership
  prepare proposals.                                  An in-depth look at criminal law and the                Gain the respect and admiration of others,
                                                      real world of prosecutors, defense attorneys,           exert more control over your destiny, and
Writing Effective Grant Proposals                     and the paralegals who work closely with                enjoy success in your professional and
 Learn to prepare grant proposals that get            them.                                                   personal life.
 solid results for your favorite organization
                                                                                                               The instructor did a great job choosing what to
 or charity.                                        Legal Nurse Consulting
                                                                                                               cover. The material was well presented and
                                                      Begin a new career by helping attorneys
                                                                                                               touched on many interesting topics. I definitely
Advanced Grant Proposal Writing                       understand and resolve medical cases and
                                                                                                               recommend this course not only to those who
 Gain a full understanding of the criteria            claims.                                                  are shy, but to anyone who would like pointers
 funders use to determine whether your grant                                                                   in improving him or herself.
 proposal gets funded or rejected.                  Paralegal Preparation 1
                                                      Prepare for a career as a paralegal by
Becoming a Grant Writing Consultant                   learning terminology, processes, and other            Computer Skills for the Workplace
  Increase your income while working from             basics (course 1 of 6).                                Gain a working knowledge of the computer
  home by starting a grant writing consulting                                                                skills you’ll need to succeed in today’s job
  business.                                         Publish It Yourself: How to Start and                    market.
                                                    Operate Your Own Publishing Business                       This course gave me the confidence to re-enter
                                                      Convert manuscripts into income by                       the workforce. I will be able to apply for jobs
           Gain Valuable                              producing and selling books like the pros.               that ask for computer knowledge without
    Computer Skills                                 Become an Optical Assistant
                                                                                                               feeling unsure of my capabilities.

   for the Workplace                                  Learn what it takes to become an optical
                                                      assistant and discover why it's one of today's        Merrill Ream Speed Reading
                                                      most popular and fascinating career                    Acclaimed speed reading expert teaches you
               from the comfort                                                                              how to save yourself time by reading faster
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Get Assertive!                                         GED Preparation                                    Discover Digital Photography
 Find out how you can stop others from                  Want to pass the GED? This course will              An informative introduction to the
 intimidating you or treating you poorly.               help you develop the skills you’ll need to          fascinating world of digital photography
                                                        succeed.                                            equipment.
Goodbye to Shy
 Become more confident in social,                      Prepare for the GED Language Arts,                 Photoshop Elements
 professional, and romantic situations.                Writing Test                                       I and II are now available!
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  Goodbye to Shy" was a wonderful course, and                                                                Photoshop Elements for Windows and take
                                                         and writing.
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                                                                                                             your photo editing skills to the next level!
  and encouraging. As a shy person, I felt
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  really feel a difference in my life already, a         Master the skills you’ll need to pass Test 5     Making Movies with Windows XP
  willingness to try and a greatly reduced               in the GED test series.                           Turn your home videos into entertaining
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                                                       SAT/ACT Preparation - Part 1                        e-mail, the Web, CD, and DVD.
                                                         Get your best possible score on the verbal
Get Funny!                                               and reasoning sections of the new SAT            Photographing People With Your
 Use humor to disarm, befriend, motivate,                exam.                                            Digital Camera
 inspire, and inform others.                                                                                Expert shows you how to take beautiful
                                                       SAT/ACT Preparation - Part 2                         pictures of adults, children, and babies.
Achieving Success with Difficult People                  Do your best on the quantitative section of
  Learn how to have more successful                      the new SAT.
  relationships with difficult bosses,
  co-workers, students, neighbors, or relatives.       GMAT Preparation
                                                        Discover powerful test-taking techniques
       Each ed2go course comes                          and methods for improving your score on
                                                        the GMAT.
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      equipped with a patient and
                                                         I just wanted to thank you for the course and
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Healing Through Hypnosis                                 finally get my GED
  Learn to use hypnotic suggestion on                                                                       Go
  yourself and others with amazing results.
                                                       GRE Preparation - Part 1
                                                        Discover powerful strategies for success in
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Keys to Effective Communication
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                                                       GRE Preparation - Part 2                             through the world of
                                                        Learn a variety of useful techniques for
Handling Medical Emergencies
  Every second counts during a medical                  tackling the math section of the GRE.               Digital Photography!
  emergency. Learn how to respond if                                                                         • Discover the possibilities
  someone needs your help.                             LSAT Preparation - Part 1
                                                                                                             • Learn to use photograph
                                                         Learn about law school entrance procedures,
  The instructor is highly qualified to teach this       develop analytical reasoning skills, and              enhancement tools
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  informative course that met my expectations. I                                                             • Receive expert advice on taking
  would recommend this course to anyone who            LSAT Preparation - Part 2
  would like to gain the knowledge and                                                                         better photographs
                                                         Improve your logical reasoning and reading
  confidence to help your family or others you           comprehension skills; discover proven
  may encounter who are having a medical
                                                         approaches for selecting correct exam
  emergency.
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Music Made Easy                                      Speed Spanish I                                         Business Law for Small Business
 Learn the fundamentals of music theory. Be          II and III are now available!                           Owners
 able to read, write, and play simple music.            Learn six easy recipes to glue Spanish                Learn how to successfully protect your
                                                        words together into sentences, and you’ll be          small business and solve most of the legal
Drawing for the Absolute Beginner                       speaking Spanish in no time.                          problems that may arise.
  Gain a solid foundation in drawing and
  become the artist you’ve always dreamed            Instant Italian                                         Introduction to Criminal Law
  you could be!                                        Learn Italian from the comfort of your home           2 courses available!
                                                       in this fun and enjoyable online course.                An in-depth look at criminal law and the
Get Paid to Travel                                                                                             real world of prosecutors, defense attorneys,
 Learn everything you need to start your new         Beginning Braille Transcription                           and paralegals.
 and exciting career as a professional tour            Prepare for a rewarding career as a
 director.                                             transcriber by learning to write and read the         Evidence Law
                                                       language of the blind.                                  Prepare for a career as a law clerk or legal
                                                                                                               secretary by learning how to help busy
         FAMILY & FRIENDS                            Grammar for ESL                                           attorneys gather and evaluate evidence and
                                                       If English is your second language, this                prepare for trial.
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Luscious, Low-Fat,
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Lightning-Quick Meals
  Discover how easy it can be to prepare                                                                      Learn what it takes to win in civil court from
  meals that are both delicious and nutritious!      Writing for ESL                                          an attorney who has won hundreds of cases.
                                                      Learn how to write in English more
                                                      effectively to succeed in college and at               Constitutional Law: Bill of Rights
Genealogy Basics
 Begin an exciting and fascinating                    work.                                                   Understand the challenges facing the
 exploration of your roots.                                                                                   maintenance of guaranteed freedoms in the
                                                     Conversational Japanese                                  modern world.
                                                      Whether you want to learn conversational
Assisting Aging Parents
  Be prepared to handle the challenges of             Japanese for travel or just for fun, you'll find       Legal Nurse Consulting
  aging while learning to cherish the transition.     this course makes it easy and enjoyable for              If you’re a nurse, this course will help you
                                                      beginners to master the essentials of the                prepare for a new career helping attorneys
  This was a wonderful class. It was practical,       Japanese language.                                       understand and resolve medical cases and
  but also offered moral support to those of us                                                                claims.
  assisting aging parents. I am so glad I took
  this class.
                                                       ART, HISTORY, MATH, & MORE                            Employment Law Fundamentals
                                                                                                              Learn the basics of employment law so you
Ready, Set, Read!                                    Everyday Math                                            can legally hire, evaluate, and manage
  A learning specialist shows you how to raise         Gain confidence in your basic math                     employees.
  a successful reader and writer.                      skills and start using math to your
                                                       advantage.                                            Workers’ Compensation
Enhancing Language Development                                                                                Gain essential skills and a solid
in Childhood                                         Introduction to Algebra                                  understanding of one of the fastest-growing
  Enrich the lives of your children by helping         Understand how algebra is relevant to                  areas in law.
  them become proficient speakers and                  almost every aspect of your daily life, and
  thinkers.                                            become skilled at solving a variety of                Paralegal Preparation 1
                                                       algebraic problems.                                     Prepare for a career as a paralegal by
Understanding Adolescents                                                                                      learning terminology, processes, and other
 Unlock the secrets of the adolescent mind to        Teaching Science: Grades 4-6                              basics (course 1 of 6).
 improve relations.                                    Increase your effectiveness as a science
                                                       teacher for children in fourth through sixth          LSAT Preparation - Course 1 of 2
Get Paid to Travel                                     grades.                                                 Learn about law school entrance procedures
 Learn everything you need to start your new                                                                   and improve your test-taking skills.
 and exciting career as a professional tour          Teaching Math: Grades 4-6
 director.                                             Reinvent math instruction for grades 4-6 by           Real Estate Law
                                                       bringing hands-on learning, inexpensive                 Learn the basics of real estate law, including
                                                       manipulatives, and real-world connections               investing, title searching,
                                                       into your classroom.                                    and mortgages.

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        PERSONAL FINANCE                                           HEALTH CARE                                        HEALTH CARE

Real Estate Investing                                 Become a Physical Therapy Aide                     Handling Medical Emergencies
  Build and protect your wealth by investing            Prepare for a rewarding career as a valued         Every second counts during a medical
  in real estate.                                       member of the physical therapy team.               emergency. Learn how to respond if
                                                                                                           someone needs your help.
Debt Elimination Techniques That Work                 Become an Optical Assistant
  Learn specific, powerful, and proven                  Learn what it takes to become an optical         Legal Nurse Consulting
  strategies to get completely out of debt and          assistant and discover why it's one of today's     Begin a new career by helping attorneys
  live a stress-free lifestyle.                         most popular and fascinating career                understand and resolve medical cases and
                                                        opportunities.                                     claims.
Where Does All My Money Go?
 Learn how to get control of your money               Medical Terminology:                               Certificate in End of Life Care
 once and for all.                                     A Word Association Approach                         (26 contact hours) Understand the needs of
                                                       Prepare for a career in the health services         individuals living with debilitating or
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Teaching Writing: Grades 4-6                         Creating the Inclusive Classroom:                       Writeriffic: Creativity Training for Writers
  In this teacher-training course, you'll learn      Strategies for Success                                   Banish writer’s block forever with these
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Teaching Math: Grades 4-6                              every day--learning proven strategies that              Gain confidence in your ability to produce
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  bringing hands-on learning, inexpensive                                                                      speeches.
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Solving Classroom Discipline Problems                                                                         inspirational autobiography.
  Veteran teacher reveals the secrets to an          Microsoft Excel in the Classroom
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Survival Kit for New Teachers                        Microsoft Word 2007 in the Classroom
  Veteran instructor shares the secrets for            Harness the power of the most popular word            The Keys to Effective Editing
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Differentiated Instruction in                          teacher.                                                editing for both fiction and nonfiction.
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  Improve your ability to teach diverse              Microsoft PowerPoint in the Classroom                   Introduction to Journaling
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The Classroom Computer                               Singapore Math Strategies: Model
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  increase learning and motivate students.             In this professional development course for            Author teaches you how professional writers
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Using the Internet in the Classroom                    start teaching model drawing, the powerful             story.
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  relevant to your students.                                                                                   If you’re a determined new writer, this class
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Creating a Classroom Web Site                        Strategies for Success                                    get published.
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Forensic Science For Writers                       Introduction to Microsoft Word                     Design Projects for Adobe Illustrator
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  marketability to your fiction.                     processor.                                         learn.

Beginning Writer’s Workshop                        Intermediate Microsoft Word                        Introduction to Illustrator CS3
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Travel Writing                                     Advanced Microsoft Word
  Profit from your experiences in exotic lands      Learn how to create and use macros,               Introduction to Oracle
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  write and sell travel articles and books.         queries, and more.                                  management system to plan, organize, and
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Effective Business Writing                         Introduction to Microsoft Access
  Develop powerful written documents that          (Intermediate course available)                    Introduction to QuickBooks
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  continue to the end.                                all types of information.                         control over the financial aspects of your
                                                                                                        business.
Writing for Children                               Introduction to Microsoft Excel
 Published children’s author shows you how         (Intermediate course available)                    Performing Payroll in QuickBooks
 to touch the hearts of children by creating          Discover the secrets to setting up fully          Discover the secrets of effortlessly setting
 books for them.                                      formatted worksheets quickly and efficiently.     up and processing your payroll.

                                                   Advanced Microsoft Excel                           QuickBooks for Contractors
 BASIC COMPUTER LITERACY                            Increase your potential and maximize your          Harness the power of QuickBooks Premier
                                                    value by becoming an expert Microsoft              Contractor Edition for increased success.
Keyboarding                                         Excel user.
  Use the computer program FasType for                                                                Introduction to Photoshop
  Windows to learn the basic skills of touch-      Introduction to PowerPoint                           Learn the basics of using Adobe Photoshop
  typing.                                            Build impressive slide presentations filled        to create images and edit photos.
                                                     with text, images, video, audio, charts, and
Navigating the Internet                              more.                                            Intermediate Photoshop CS3
  Master the ins and outs of the Internet with                                                        (CS2 intermediate course available)
  this informative behind-the-scenes look.         Introduction to Microsoft Publisher                  Have fun taking your Photoshop CS3 skills
                                                     Create brochures, newsletters, and Web sites       to the next level of creativity and
Introduction to Windows XP                           with ease.                                         productivity.
  Learn how Windows XP makes it easy to
  work with text, pictures, audio, video, and      Introduction to Microsoft Outlook                  Introduction to CorelDraw
  more.                                              Communicate and manage information                 Learn how CorelDRAW can help you create
                                                     better and faster.                                 dazzling logos and other artwork for print or
Introduction to Linux                                                                                   the Web.
  Learn how to use the Linux desktop               Introduction to Microsoft Project
  operating system along with the included           Use the ultimate project planning and            Introduction to Dreamweaver
  productivity, multimedia, and Internet             control tool to its fullest.                       Silicon Alley veteran shows you how to
  software.                                                                                             harness the power of the industry standard
                                                   Introduction to Microsoft Visio                      tool for Web designers.
Computer Skills for the Workplace                    Learn how to design professional-looking
 Gain a working knowledge of the computer            diagrams with Microsoft Visio.                   Introduction to Adobe InDesign CS3
 skills you’ll need to succeed                                                                          You'll get hands-on desktop publishing
 in today’s job market.                            Introduction to Microsoft Office                     training and come away knowing how to use
                                                   Accounting Professional                              this page layout software to design and
Introduction to PC Security                          Learn how to use Microsoft Office                  create professional quality letterhead,
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              WEB DESIGN                                      WEB PROGRAMMING                                   COMPUTER PROGRAMMING
Intermediate Dreamweaver                             Introduction to Java Programming                        Introduction to C++ Programming
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Creating Web Pages                                   Introduction to Ruby Programming                        (Intermediate course available)
  Learn the basics of HTML so you can                  Learn how to create a dynamic Web blog                   Learn the fundamentals of computer
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Creating Web Pages II                                                                                        Intermediate C# Programming
  Learn to develop polished and interactive          Introduction to CSS and XHTML                             Learn to write Graphical User Interface
  pages complete with tables, forms, frames,           Learn to create state-of-the-art Web sites              programs in the C# Programming Language.
  audio, and CSS.                                      using modern CSS and XHTML techniques.
                                                                                                             Introduction to Visual Basic 2008
Introduction to Dreamweaver                          Introduction to Perl Programming                          Discover how to write VB programs that
  Silicon Alley veteran shows you how to               Learn a programming skill that will make                can access and modify a database.
  harness the power of the industry standard           you a more valuable Web developer or
  tool for Web designers.                              system administrator.                                 Introduction to Alice 2.0 Programming
                                                                                                               Learn the principles of object-oriented
Introduction to Microsoft FrontPage                  Creating User Requirements Documents                      computer programming while creating rich,
  Find out how FrontPage makes it easy to              Learn to discover and document precisely                interactive three-dimensional worlds filled
  create and upload professional Web sites             what your customer wants and help ensure                with characters, sound, and other exciting
  without programming.                                 your success as a developer.                            elements.

Designing Effective Websites                         High-Speed Project Management                           Introduction to SQL
  Learn powerful graphic design techniques             Discover a breakthrough model for managing              Gain a solid working knowledge of the most
  and build Web sites that are both attractive         truncated timelines, short-staffed project              powerful and widely used database
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Achieving Top Search Engine Positions                Introduction to ASP.NET                                 Introduction to Database Development
  Learn proven, step-by-step strategies to             Learn how to create powerful, interactive,              An experienced professional guides you
  achieve the highest possible position with           community-based Web sites with ASP.NET.                 through a structured approach to database
  the major search engines.                                                                                    design and development.
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Creating Web Graphics with                             Learn how to create dynamic, interactive Web          Introduction to Perl Programming
Photoshop CS3                                          sites using PHP and a MySQL database                    Learn a programming skill that will make
  Learn how to use Photoshop to create                 server.                                                 you a more valuable Web developer or
  graphics for the Web.                                                                                        system administrator.

Introduction to Flash
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Basic CompTIA® A+ Certification Prep               Introduction to PC Troubleshooting
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 Master the terms and concepts you need to            Learn the fundamentals of networking and       to eight weeks and are composed
 pass the CompTIA® Security+ exam and                 prepare for a career in a new and fast-        of 12 lessons, representing 24 or
 earn your Security+ certificate.                     growing field.                                 more hours of instruction. You
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      COURSE INDEX

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Achieving	College	Entry	(ACE)	Lab	     18    Developing Your Marketing Plan                    15    Gaining Industry Standard Recognition         23
                                                                                                     for Your Computer Skills
Adult	Basic	Education	(ABE)	           19    Digital Photography and Imaging: Intermediate 24
                                                                                                     GED Testing:                                  19
Adult	High	School	(AHS)	               19    Digital Photography and Imaging: Introduction 23
                                                                                                     General	Educational	Development	(GED)	        19
Advanced Watercolor Painting           21    Doing Business with the Government                16
                                                                                                     Get the Basics                                18
Art of Photography                     23    Driver Improvement                                25
                                                                                                     Get to Know Your Computer                     24
Arts & Crafts                          21

Auto Safety & OBD Emissions             7    E                                                       Grant Writing                                 15

Control Inspection                                                                                   Grow a Business                               15
                                             Effective Communication                           17
Auto Safety & OBD Emissions            11
                                             EKG Monitor Technician 12 Lead                    14
Recertification	Inspection
                                             Electrical License Renewal                        11
                                                                                                     H
Auto Safety Inspection                  7
                                                                                                     Health Care Careers                           12
                                             Electronic Marketing                              16
Aviation Ground School for Pilots       7
                                                                                                     Home Companion Aide                           12
                                             Employability Skills for Food Service Workers      8
                                                                                                     How to be an Effective Board Member           17
B                                            English	as	a	Second	Language	(ESL)	               20
                                                                                                     How to Get the Loan You Need                  15
                                             Enhance Your Lifestyle                            20
Barbering Level l                       7
                                                                                                     How to Maintain Your Computer - Advanced      24
                                             ESL Orientation & Assessment:                     20
Barbering Level ll                      8
                                             New and Returning Students                              How to Maintain Your Computer - The Basics    24
Basic Floral Design                    21
                                             Establish a Professional Presence to            6, 16   How to Start a Small Business                 15
Basic Quilting                         21    Find, Keep, and Advance in a Job
                                                                                                     How	to	Use	Microsoft	Office:		Intermediate	   24	
Basic Skills Education                 18    Exploring FaceBook & Twitter                      15
                                                                                                     How	to	Use	Microsoft	Office:		Introduction	   24	
Basic Skills Learning Center           18
                                                                                                     How to Use Windows 7                          24
Beginning QuickBooks                   15    f                                                       How to use Windows Vista                      24
Bring Out the Artist in You!           21    Family Stories Workshop                           22

Building Customer Loyalty              17    Find a Job!                                        6
                                                                                                     I
                                             Food Service Management I                          8
                                                                                                     Improving Your Credit                         15
C                                            Food Service Management II                         8
                                                                                                     Insurance Agent - Accident/Health 54400        9
Cake Decorating Basics                 22    Fresh Ideas for Managing Time,                    16
                                                                                                     Insurance Agent - Casualty - 54900             9
                                             Tasks, and Meetings
Chiropractic Assistant I               14
                                                                                                     Insurance Agent - Life & Health                8
                                             Future WAVES                                      18
Compensatory Education                 19                                                            Pre-licensing 54600

Computing Fundamentals               7, 23                                                           Insurance Agent - North Carolina Medicare      8
                                                                                                     Supplement/Long Term Care 54625
CPR Healthcare Provider                14
                                                                                                     Insurance Agent - Property &                   8
Creative Writing Seminar               21
                                                                                                     Casualty Adjusters Pre-licensing 54850

                                                                                                     Insurance Agent - Property &                   8
                                                                                                     Casualty Pre-licensing 54800

                                                                                                     Insurance Agent - Life 54200                   9

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Job Interview Clinic                              6     Pathways to Employment                           18     Sales Skills to Build Your Bottom Line       16

Job Interview Skills Class                        6     PCC Symphony Orchestra                           22     SBA Community Express Loan                   16

                                                        PCSCC/PCC Driver Improvement Training            25     Secrets to a more Realistic Painting         22

K                                                       Pharmacy Technician I                            14     Setting Up the Best Legal Structure          17
                                                                                                                for My Business
Key Applications                                 23     Pharmacy Technician II                           14
                                                                                                                Sewing Basics                                20
Keyboarding                                    7, 23    Phlebotomy	(National	Certification)	             14	
                                                                                                                Sewing Basics II                             20
                                                        Planning Perfect Personal Events                 20

L                                                       Pricing Your Products                            16
                                                                                                                Simple Yet Effective Customer Service        17

                                                                                                                Small Business Record Keeping                16
Life Skills                                      19     Professional Continuing Education                11
                                                                                                                Spanish: Beginning Conversation I            20
Living Online                                  7, 23
                                                                                                                Spanish: Beginning Conversation II           20

M                                                       Q                                                       Start a New Career!                           7

                                                                                                                Striving for Success                          6
Medication Aide                                  12     QuickBooks Pro                                   15
                                                                                                                Swing Dance                                  21
Motorcycle Safety Foundation:                    25
Basic Rider’s Course
                                                        R                                                       Swing Dance - Intermediate                   21

                                                        Reaching Your Target Markets                     17

N                                                       Real Estate 30-Hour Post Licensing Broker’s      11
                                                                                                                T
                                                        Relationships & Responsibilities                        Tai Chi                                      21
New	Horizons	Band		                              22
                                                        Real Estate 30-Hour Post Licensing               11     Tax Implications for Starting a Business     15
New Students: Welcome to Basic Skills!           18
                                                        Contracts & Closings
                                                                                                                Team Dynamics                                17
No Cost/Low Cost Web Design                      15
                                                        Real Estate 30-Hour Post Licensing               11
                                                                                                                The Celebration Singers                      22
Notary Public                                     9     Selected Topics
                                                                                                                Time Management                              17
Nursing Assistant I                              12     Real Estate 7-Hour Appraisal Elective            11
                                                        (topic	to	be	announced)
Nursing Assistant II                             12
                                                        Real Estate 7-Hour National USPAP Update         11     U
                                                        Appraisal Continuing Education Course
                                                                                                                Understanding the Different                  17
                                                        Real Estate BICAR                                11     Generations in the Workplace
                                                        Real Estate Brokers Pre-Licensing                 9     Understanding Your Financials                16
                                                        Real Estate Elective                             11     Upgrade or Buy?                              24
                                                        Real Estate Update                               11

                                                        Repositioning Yourself for the Workplace      6, 17     W
                                                        Resume Writing Clinic                             6     Watercolor Basics                            21
                                                        Returning Students: We Miss You!                 18     Wedding Planning                           9, 20

                                                                                                                Writing a Business Plan                      15




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