Lapeer Community Education Course Schedule

 

 Business Skills - Diversity in America, Ethics and Small Business, HR for the Entrepreneur, Legal Issues for the Entrepreneur, and Speaking With Ease.

Business Skills
             
Registration Information
Diversity in AmericaThis class is designed for business owners who deal with a diverse customer base both locally and globally. Topics studied include cross-cultural differences, generational diversity, and the changing demographic profile of the US.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/24/14R36-9pm$39$0
Diversity in AmericaThis class is designed for business owners who deal with a diverse customer base both locally and globally. Topics studied include cross-cultural differences, generational diversity, and the changing demographic profile of the US.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/19/14F32-5pm$39$0
Ethics and the Small BusinessLearn to enhance the ethical climate of your business to enhance profitability and avoid legal pitfalls.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
08/07/14R36-9pm$39$0
Ethics and the Small BusinessLearn to enhance the ethical climate of your business to enhance profitability and avoid legal pitfalls.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/03/14F32-5pm$39$0
Human Resources for the EntrepreneurDesigned for business owners who want to hire and train the right associates. Topics include recruiting, selection, training, development, and performance enhancement.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
08/21/14R36-9pm$39$0
Human Resources for the EntrepreneurDesigned for business owners who want to hire and train the right associates. Topics include recruiting, selection, training, development, and performance enhancement.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/17/14F32-5pm$39$0
Legal Issues for the EntrepreneurExamine basic legal concepts for the entrepreneur. Areas include contracts, employment law, agency law, and to avoid legal and liabilities pitfalls in the small business.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/10/14R36-9pm$39$0
Legal Issues for the EntrepreneurExamine basic legal concepts for the entrepreneur. Areas include contracts, employment law, agency law, and to avoid legal and liabilities pitfalls in the small business.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/05/14F32-5pm$39$0
Speaking with EaseDevelop better speaking and presentation skills; think quickly and clearly on your feet. Presented by the Lapeer Toastmasters Club.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
08/05/14T27-9pm$29$0
Speaking with EaseDevelop better speaking and presentation skills; think quickly and clearly on your feet. Presented by the Lapeer Toastmasters Club.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/16/14T27-9pm$29$0
Speaking with EaseDevelop better speaking and presentation skills; think quickly and clearly on your feet. Presented by the Lapeer Toastmasters Club.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/04/14T27-9pm$29$0

 Certification & Career - CNA, Concealed Pistol License, Electrical Code Update, Freelance Writing, Builder License Test Prep, and Leadership Certificate

Certification & Career
             
Registration Information
Builder License Test PrepPrepare for the Michigan Residential Builder and Residential Maintenance & Alteration Contractor exam.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/09/14 - 10/28/14T/R605:30 - 9:30pm$599$105
Certified Nurse AidePrepare for the Michigan Certified Nurse Aide exam in this State approved 16-day program.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/07/14 - 07/31/14M-R1208:30am - 4:30pm$1,500$0
Certified Nurse AidePrepare for the Michigan Certified Nurse Aide exam in this State approved 16-day program.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
08/25/14 - 09/18/14M-R1208:30am - 4:30pm$1,500$0
Certified Nurse AidePrepare for the Michigan Certified Nurse Aide exam in this State approved 16-day program.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/06/14 - 10/30/14M-R1208:30am - 4:30pm$1,500$0
Certified Nurse AidePrepare for the Michigan Certified Nurse Aide exam in this State approved 16-day program.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/17/14 - 12/11/14M-R1208:30am - 4:30pm$1,500$0
Concealed Pistol License PrepLearn basic firearms safety and personal protection in the home, laws that apply to carrying a concealed pistol, and the license application process. Participants must furnish their own handgun, ammunition, and ear and eye safety gear.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/04/14 - 10/05/14S/U129am - 5pm 9am - 1pm$159$0
Concealed Pistol License PrepLearn basic firearms safety and personal protection in the home, laws that apply to carrying a concealed pistol, and the license application process. Participants must furnish their own handgun, ammunition, and ear and eye safety gear.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/06/14 - 12/07/14S/U129am - 5pm 9am - 1pm$159$0
Electrical Code UpdateThis course is a State of Michigan mandated class for all electricians to renew their license.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/12/14 - 10/10/14F17.56 - 9:30pm$275$82
How to Start a Freelance Writing CareerGet started on building your own home-based freelance writing career. Learn to get in touch with editors, tracking submissions, and tax rules.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/30/14 - 07/30/14W26-8pm$39$0
How to Start a Freelance Writing CareerGet started on building your own home-based freelance writing career. Learn to get in touch with editors, tracking submissions, and tax rules.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/21/14 - 10/21/14T26-8pm$39$0
Leadership CertificateLearn communication, team building, problem solving, goal setting, and time management.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/15/14 - 11/12/14W156 -9 pm$250$0

 Computers - Gain fluency with the most frequently used PC programs and applications.

Computers
             
Registration Information
eBay and CraigslistMake money while buying and selling on eBay or Craiglist.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/25/14F31-4pm$49$0
eBay and CraigslistMake money while buying and selling on eBay or Craiglist.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/04/14R36-9pm$49$0
eBooks and ReadersTake your library with you wherever you go. �We will compare different readers, discuss the best free and for pay websites available and selling your eBooks online.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/25/14F39am - 12pm$49$0
eBooks and ReadersTake your library with you wherever you go. �We will compare different readers, discuss the best free and for pay websites available and selling your eBooks online.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/11/14R36-9pm$49$0
Excel ICreate spreadsheets and calculate with formulas and functions.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
08/29/14F69am - 3:30pm$79$20
Excel ICreate spreadsheets and calculate with formulas and functions.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/02/14 - 10/09/14R66-9pm$79$20
Excel ICreate spreadsheets and calculate with formulas and functions.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/14/14F69am - 3:30pm$79$20
Excel 2Continue learning with advanced spreadsheet topics.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/05/14F69am - 3:30pm$79$20
Excel 2Continue learning with advanced spreadsheet topics.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/16/14 - 10/23/14R66-9pm$79$20
Excel 2Continue learning with advanced spreadsheet topics.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/21/14F69am - 3:30pm$79$20
Introduction to ComputersThis hands-on class is designed for the novice to learn what a computer can do.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/24/14R45:30 - 9:30pm$59$20
Introduction to ComputersThis hands-on class is designed for the novice to learn what a computer can do.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
08/15/14F49am - 1pm$59$20
Introduction to ComputersThis hands-on class is designed for the novice to learn what a computer can do.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/13/14R45:30pm - 9:30pm$59$20
Photoshop 1Edit your photos using the industry standard in photo editing software.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/29/14 - 08/05/14T66-9pm$79$20
Photoshop 1Edit your photos using the industry standard in photo editing software.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/10/14F69am - 3:30pm$79$20
Photoshop 1Edit your photos using the industry standard in photo editing software.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/18/14 - 11/25/14T66-9pm$79$20
Photoshop 2Going past some of the basics we will dive into making more complex projects.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/17/14F69am - 3:30pm$79$0
Photoshop 2Going past some of the basics we will dive into making more complex projects.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/02/14 - 12/09/14T66-9pm$79$0
QuickBooks ICreate and manage accounts, accounts receivable and more.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/09/14T69am - 3:30pm$79$20
QuickBooks ICreate and manage accounts, accounts receivable and more.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/27/14 - 11/03/14M-R66-9pm$79$20
QuickBooks ICreate and manage accounts, accounts receivable and more.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/02/14T69am - 3:30pm$79$20
QuickBooks IIAdvanced accounting techniques including inventory and accounts payable.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/16/14T69am - 3:30pm$79$0
QuickBooks IIAdvanced accounting techniques including inventory and accounts payable.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/10/14 - 11/17/14M66-9pm$79$0
QuickBooks IIAdvanced accounting techniques including inventory and accounts payable.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/09/14T69am - 3:30pm$79$0
QuickBooks IIIPayroll tasks only.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/23/14T49am - 1pm$59$0
QuickBooks IIIPayroll tasks only.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/24/14M45:30-9:30pm$59$0
QuickBooks IIIPayroll tasks only.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/16/14T49am - 1pm$59$0
Social Networking: LinkedIn/FacebookDiscover the gifts and widgets, games, and other Facebook & LinkedIn tools.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
08/14/14R36-9pm$49$0
Social Networking: LinkedIn/FacebookDiscover the gifts and widgets, games, and other Facebook & LinkedIn tools.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/24/14F39am - 12pm$49$0
Social Networking: LinkedIn/FacebookDiscover the gifts and widgets, games, and other Facebook & LinkedIn tools.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/20/14R36-9pm$49$0
Web DesignLearn to create your own website
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/15/14 - 07/22/14T66-9pm$79$20
Web DesignLearn to create your own website
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/12/14F69am - 3:30pm$79$20
Web DesignLearn to create your own website
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/28/14 - 11/04/14T66-9pm$79$20
Windows 8Learn the tips and trips of this operating system.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/03/14F69am - 3:30pm$79$0

 Cooking - Learn to bake breads, holiday recipes, gluten free cooking, stews, soups, decorate cupcakes, homemade pasta, and skillet suppers.

Cooking
             
Registration Information
Baking BreadsLearn how to make sourdough, crescent rolls, and fresh homemade bread. Tasting welcome!
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/11/14R36-9pm$44$0
Decorating CupcakesHave fun learning cute new ways to decorate themed cupcake creations. For kids and adults of all ages.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
08/21/14R1.56-7:30pm$39$0
Festive Recipes for the HolidaysSouthern Chef, The Divine Dixie Deva, Kathryn Pierce-McAllister, brings her southern charm and cooking to Mott. Come hungry!
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/01/14M26:30-8:30pm$44$0
Gluten Free CookingLearn how to cook easy, tasty, and cheap meals gluten free! Taste and take home food samples, tips and resources to help you enjoy living gluten free!
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
08/13/14W26-8pm$44$0
Gluten Free HolidaysWho can enjoy the holidays if you get sick from the food?? You CAN enjoy the holidays and still eat gluten free! Taste and take home sample food, tips and resources.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/12/14W26-8pm$44$0
Harvest TreatsLearn to create fall themed goodies including fruit turnovers and pumpkin treats.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/08/14W26-8pm$44$0
Make Your Own Pasta
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/30/14R36-9pm$44$0
Savory SoupsLearn how to make savory homemade soups. Tasting welcome!
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/20/14R36-9pm$44$0
Skillet SuppersJoin the Divine Dixie Deva as she shows you recipes to knock the socks off your family. You will enjoy supper complete with stories of the south.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/08/14M26:30-8:30pm$44$0
Southern StewsTry a few of the Divine Dixie Deva?s hot recipes for the upcoming cold months.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/13/14M26:30-8:30pm$44$0
Thanksgiving FeastThe Divine Dixie Deva will share a few of her recipes for the holiday.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/03/14M26:30-8:30pm$44$0

 Exclusive - Check out our Exclusive classes in Spanish and drawing.

Exclusive
             
Registration Information
Beginning SpanishCome and learn espanol in a relaxed & friendly atmosphere. You will learn phrases and vocabulary essential for daily basic communication in Spanish. Enjoy and have fun learning a second language.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/23/14 - 10/16/14T/R126-7:30pm$119$0
Beginning SpanishCome and learn espanol in a relaxed & friendly atmosphere. You will learn phrases and vocabulary essential for daily basic communication in Spanish. Enjoy and have fun learning a second language.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/11/14 - 12/09/14T/R126-7:30pm$119$0
Drawing Without FearUsing a variety of materials and subjects, mostly from observation. People, animals, and landscape will all be covered in this class. You will practice a lively approach that will show, you can learn to draw and have fun doing it.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
08/19/14T26-8pm$29$0
Drawing Without FearUsing a variety of materials and subjects, mostly from observation. People, animals, and landscape will all be covered in this class. You will practice a lively approach that will show, you can learn to draw and have fun doing it.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/23/14R26-8pm$29$0

 Gardening - Outstanding classes to grow your garden.

Gardening
             
Registration Information
BulbsYou can have bulbs blooming in your garden from March to October. We'll talk about tulips, daffodils, and many you might not have heard of.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/28/14T26:30-8:30pm$29$0
Grow Your Own HerbsSpice up your garden and your cooking by learning to grow your own herbs. You will take home a small planter with the beginnings of your own indoor herb garden.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/11/14T26:30-8:30pm$44$0
Pruning with ConfidenceLearn the basic skills for pruning trees and shrubs for health and vigor.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/06/14R26-8pm$29$0

 Healthy Living - Explore new trends in Natural living including Aromatherapy, Meditation, and Hypnosis

Healthy Living
             
Registration Information
Anthropological MixologyExplore the sacred and ritual use of oils across time and culture. All participants will receive of kit of oils used in ancient times.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/09/14T26-8pm$44$0
Aromatherapy MixologyIntermediate course on blending aromatherapy ?cocktails?. You will leave with a massage oil, mister, and a personal perfume.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/14/14T26-8pm$44$0
Caregiver Discussion PanelLearn tips and tricks to help with the care of your loved one. Ask questions and find resources available in our community.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/01/14T110-11am$5$0
Caregiver Discussion PanelLearn tips and tricks to help with the care of your loved one. Ask questions and find resources available in our community.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/02/14T12-3pm$5$0
Caregiver Discussion PanelLearn tips and tricks to help with the care of your loved one. Ask questions and find resources available in our community.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/04/14T17-8pm$5$0
Essential Oils on the GoEver wonder which oils to take with you? This class will help you with which oils to pack in your car, suitcase, diaper bag, etc. Each participant will leave with an oil kit.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
07/15/14T26-8pm$44$0
Gastric Imagery Through HypnosisLearn the necessary skills to control gut function & reduce abdominal�symptoms through imagery (IBS).
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/04/14 - 09/18/14R86:30-9pm$99$0
Hypnosis to Quit SmokingYou've tried patches, pills, and quit cold turkey, but still have the urge to smoke. Stop the mental addiction to smoking.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/19/14W26:30-8:30pm$29$0
Meditation Session #1: Learning and Understanding MeditationAn exploration within, the discovery of the Real Self, and how the experience of the Self releases the stresses we carry. Stress does not fall upon us, we bring it on ourselves.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/13/14 - 09/27/14S69-11am$69$0
Natural Bath and Body GiftsLearn to make body scrub, bath salt soak, body cream and lip balm. Keep for yourself or give as a gift.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/13/14R26-7:30pm$39$0
Weight Loss with HypnosisLearn how to get your mind set for successful weight control and follow leading proven weight loss methods plus experience hypnosis for complete weight loss support and reinforcement.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/06/14M26:30-8:30pm$29$0

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