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Personal Enrichment and Healthy Living Courses

Motorcycle course 2To Register for Classes:

  • Please call 704-216-7222

  • Register online using WebAdvisor  (Click “Students”, then click “Register and Pay for Continuing Education Classes”)

  • Payment is due at the time of registration

Event NameEvent TypeWhenWhere
Basic Riders CourseCourseJuly 7, 2016 - July 10, 2016South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3211
Starting Seeds IndoorsCourseJuly 12, 2016 - August 2, 2016
Tuesdays
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Elma C. Lomax Farm
Basic Riders CourseCourseJuly 14, 2016 - July 17, 2016South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3211
Digital PhotographyCourseJuly 15, 2016 - August 26, 2016
Fridays
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
North Campus
Building – 400
Room – 4230
Digital PhotographyCourseAugust 1, 2016 - August 22, 2016
Mondays, and Wednesdays
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 200
Room – 2118
Basic Riders CourseCourseAugust 4, 2016 - August 7, 2016South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3211
Basic Riders CourseCourseAugust 18, 2016 - August 21, 2016South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3211
Fall and Winter GardeningCourseSeptember 6, 2016 - September 27, 2016
Tuesdays
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Elma C. Lomax Farm
Basic Riders CourseCourseSeptember 8, 2016 - September 11, 2016South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3211
Clip & Save: Couponing 101CourseSeptember 13, 2016
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3241
Basic Riders CourseCourseSeptember 22, 2016 - September 25, 2016South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3211
Basic Riders CourseCourseOctober 6, 2016 - October 9, 2016South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3211
Native Tree IdentificationCourseOctober 8, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Elma C. Lomax Farm
Basic Riders CourseCourseOctober 20, 2016 - October 23, 2016South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3211
Grow Your Own MushroomsCourseOctober 22, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Elma C. Lomax Farm
Basic Riders CourseCourseNovember 3, 2016 - November 6, 2016South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3211
Basic Riders CourseCourseNovember 10, 2016 - November 13, 2016South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3211
Event NameEvent TypeWhenWhere
Starting Seeds IndoorsCourseJuly 12, 2016 - August 2, 2016
Tuesdays
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Elma C. Lomax Farm
Basic Forklift OperatorCourseJuly 29, 2016 - July 30, 2016
Fridays, and Saturdays
North Campus
Building – 400
Room – 4128
Conversational Spanish ICourseAugust 16, 2016 - September 22, 2016
Tuesdays, and Thursdays
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3371
Conversational Spanish 2CourseAugust 16, 2016 - October 4, 2016
Tuesdays
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
North Campus
Building – 400
Room – 4128
Spanish for Customer ServiceCourseAugust 22, 2016 - October 17, 2016
Tuesdays
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3309
Fall and Winter GardeningCourseSeptember 6, 2016 - September 27, 2016
Tuesdays
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Elma C. Lomax Farm
SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification Test Preparation CourseCourseSeptember 10, 2016 - November 9, 2016
Saturdays
9:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 1000
Room – 209
Conversational Spanish 2CourseSeptember 27, 2016 - November 3, 2016
Tuesdays, and Thursdays
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3371
Native Tree IdentificationCourseOctober 8, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Elma C. Lomax Farm
Spanish for Customer ServiceCourseOctober 11, 2016 - November 29, 2016
Tuesdays
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
North Campus
Building – 400
Room – 4128
Grow Your Own MushroomsCourseOctober 22, 2016
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Elma C. Lomax Farm
Truck Driver TrainingCourseNovember 7, 2016 - January 26, 2017
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Conversational Spanish 3CourseNovember 8, 2016 - December 15, 2016
Tuesdays, and Thursdays
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
South Campus
Building – 3000
Room – 3371
Truck Driver TrainingCourseApril 10, 2017 - June 14, 2017
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Here’s a sample of available topics:

Aromatherapy: Essence of Essential Oils

Learn about the amazing benefits of essential oils.   Experience the healing art of aromatherapy by making your own spa product.  Treat yourself, indulge your senses, and experience the pure and potent power of these amazing oils. Touch, taste and smell your way to wellbeing. Sampling essential oils which can help with relaxation and sleep, energy and focus, will be part of the workshop.  Learn various ideas and recipes for gifts.

Beginning Yoga

This course introduces the fundamentals of Yoga with a focus on proper breathing techniques, relaxation and correct body positions.  Yoga is an exercise that strengthens the body and mind through exercises in relaxation and balance.  Space is limited to facilitate individualized instruction.  Bring a Yoga Mat and wear loose, comfortable clothing.

Core Stability

This course makes use of gliding sliding disc exercises to transform traditional exercises, allowing for engaged full body effort from start to finish and also includes exercising with stability balls. Train every muscle in your body to extend your range of motion. You will improve your balance, muscular endurance, and flexibility while working out to popular music.  Bring a stability ball, mat, towel, and water – and wear athletic shoes and comfortable clothing.

Digital Photography: How To Use Your Digital Camera

This class will cover the basics of digital photography, and teach you how to understand and use the features of your own camera, whether you have an old, familiar point-and-shoot or a shiny new DSLR. These classes are ideal for anyone who would like to learn more about their own camera in order to take better photographs. You’ll also learn many tips and tricks that photographers utilize every day, and gain a better understanding of what turns a simple snapshot into a photograph. Class size is limited to facilitate personalized instruction.

Fortify Your Fitness and Finish a 5K!

The benefits of running/walking are many & can change your life. In eight weeks, participants will learn and apply usable information on running topics such as running form, stretching, strengthening, nutrition, injury prevention, safety and race day preparation.  Included is individual coaching with your own training schedule from a certified running coach, personal trainer, and wellness professional as well as a dry-fit technical shirt! In just eight weeks, you can go from beginner to completion of a 5K. This class is ideal for new runners and walkers as well as previous runners who need a restart.

Photoshop Elements

This class will cover all three components of the Elements software: the Organizer, which allows keyword tagging, star ratings and grouping photos; Photo Projects, for the designing of cards and slideshows; and the Editor, which enables image adjustments, object removal, brightening, darkening, retouching and more.

Square Foot Gardening

Learn the new approach to gardening – no weeding, no digging, no tilling – no kidding!  This course is designed to teach participants the simple and inexpensive method of Square Foot Gardening.  Participants will learn the ten basics of Square Foot Gardening, as well as how to construct a Square Foot Garden box which can be expanded to suit individual gardening needs.