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with Dan Belhassen
Get the keys to making online advertising work for you and your organization. See how pay-per-click advertising with Google AdWords works. Find out how to test low budget Adword campaigns. Learn how you can target local audiences. Then discover Facebook advertising and how you can determine the demographics and even numbers of people you want to reach.
No experience necessary, but if you are at an advanced level, your instructor is an online ad expert and can answer your toughest questions as well.
with Condensed Curriculum
This comprehensive program will prepare students to work as a pharmacy technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board's PTCB exam. Course content includes: pharmacy medical terminology, the history of pharmacy, the pharmacy practice in multiple environments, pharmacy calculations and measurements, reading and interpreting prescriptions and defining drugs by generic and brand names. Through classroom lecture and hands-on labs, students will review dosage calculations, drug classifications, the "top 200 drugs," I.V. flow rates, sterile products, total parental nutrition (TPN), dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control and billing and reimbursement. Students must attend Healthcare Orientation, Math course, technology course, and receive a score of 241 on the Reading CASAS assessment as a pre-requisite to this course.
Phlebotomy Technician IET (Integrated Education and Training Program)
with ACE Staff
This course prepares students to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students will become familiar with all aspects related to blood collection and develop comprehensive skills to perform venipunctures completely and safely. Classroom and lab work includes terminology, anatomy and physiology, blood collection procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. This program includes a clinical externship rotation for all students. To be eligible for the clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the program, submit to a through background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. Classroom lectures and hands-on labs are integrated with contextualized, concurrent English, Math, technology, and employability externship. Pre-requisite: Healthcare Orientation and Healthcare Academy.
Using Cell Phones in the Classroom
with Ryan Moore
Class, turn your cellphones--on! Most of your students have cell phones, and now you can use this valuable tool in your classroom to engage and involve your students more in their learning. Discover how to implement cell phones in your classroom from a teacher who has done it successfully. Come away with a step-by-step how-to plan on enhancing your students' learning, and your teaching.
Using Personality Profiles for Better Work Performance
with Sally Klauss
Understanding yourself and others will increase your overall effectiveness at work, home, and in all of your relationships. Learn how to improve your communication with others, convey your ideas effectively, and improve your ability to understand what is important to those who don't share your same style. Course fee includes your own DISC Behavioral Personality Profile assessment and review.
with Joel Pelletier
This 8-week course will focus on your interests and projects. You will be able to concentrate on a particular style of welding while using the welding procedure of your choice, such as torch welding, brazing, soldering, mig welding, or spot welding. You should have a project in mind before registering for this course (e.g. woodstove, small trailer, toolbox, etc.) Materials fee: $75, payable to the instructor at the first class. 8 Sessions.
Welding, Introduction To
with Joel Pelletier
This 8-week course provides a basic introduction to welding in different phases: mig welding and heli-arc, torch welding, brazing, soldering, and basic metals. By the end of 8 weeks, students will be able to do small projects. Materials fee: $75, payable to the instructor at the first class. 8 Sessions.