Course Title Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Seats taken/open Price
MLS-3874-A1Notary Public EducationAvery County Campus10/22/202110/22/2021G. Reeves11/9$99.63This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.
CSP-4000-A1Appalachian Ghost StoriesAvery County Campus09/25/202109/25/202111/3$50.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
OST-3100-A1Ada Compliance for Microsoft OAvery County Campus10/11/202110/13/2021W. Miller0/15$70.00This course provides an overview of business productivity applications. Topics may include wordprocessing, spreadsheets, and presentation software. Upon completion students should be able to demonstrate proficiency in producing professional business documents.
CSP-4000-A4Yard Art: Mixed MediaAvery County Campus09/25/202109/26/2021J. Miller4/6$90.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-A5Nurturing Mind & BodyBanner Elk School10/04/202111/15/2021T. Bush1/11$80.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-A10Cigar Box GUITARAvery County Campus08/15/202112/31/20210/10$130.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-A13Workshop:drawing & SketchingAvery County Campus09/20/202109/20/2021M. Schmitt1/9$30.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
WLD-3106-A3Smaw (stick Welders)Avery County Campus10/05/202110/28/2021J. Jaynes1/9$70.00This course provides instruction on the principles and practices of welding. Emphasis is on the blueprint reading, metallurgy, welding inspection, and destructive and non-destructive testing. Course content will be specific to a particular welding process such as SMAW (stick), GMAW (MIG), and GTAW (TIG). Upon completion, students will have the knowledge base to sit for various industry-specific certifications.
CSP-4000-A15Workshop: Drawing & SketchingBanner Elk School10/18/202110/18/2021M. Schmitt1/9$30.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-A16Social Engineering Red FlagsAvery County Campus11/02/202111/02/20210/20$30.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-A17Stained Glass EarringsAvery County Campus10/27/202110/27/2021K. Dingo0/8$70.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-A18Stamped BraceletAvery County Campus11/10/202111/10/2021K. Dingo1/7$100.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-A19Vintage China PendentAvery County Campus10/13/202110/13/2021K. Dingo1/7$70.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-A20Snowman EarringsAvery County Campus12/08/202112/08/2021K. Dingo0/8$100.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CAR-3201-M1Gen. Contractor Lic. RenewalMain Campus10/02/202110/02/2021W. Winchester0/15$102.00This course is designed to provide continuing education hours required by the NC General Contracting Licensing Board. Any course approved by the board may be selected, or a course may be submitted for approval to the board. Requirements and course specifics should reference requirements of the NC General Contracting Licensing Board (www.nclbgc.org).
CSP-4000-M4Community CprMain Campus10/28/202110/28/2021T. Renfro0/15$40.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CAR-3124-M1Woodworking BasicMain Campus10/26/202112/07/2021T. Lewis0/15$110.00This course provides instruction related to framing in residential or commercial settings. Emphasis is placed on safety, use of power and hand tools, selecting, measuring and cutting framing lumber, and the assembly of wall, floor or roof framing systems. Upon completion, students will have the knowledge to apply safety practices and procedures; identify and demonstrate use of tools and equipment associated with framing in construction; identify and estimate material requirements from blueprints; and demonstrate proper methods used in framing.
ELC-3016-M1Elec. Contractor Lic. RenewalMain Campus12/04/202112/04/2021R. McDonald0/15$70.00This course is designed to prepare individuals for the Electrical Contractor's Licensing examination for the state of North Carolina.
MLS-3874-Y1Notary Public EducationYancey County Campus09/30/202109/30/2021M. Manning14/5$99.63This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.
CSP-4000-Y15Sew EasyYancey County Campus10/12/202111/02/20212/10$50.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-Y16Yard Art, Mixed MediaYancey County Campus10/16/202110/17/20212/10$101.20Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
MEC-3010-Y4Intro to CncYancey County Campus10/18/202112/16/2021C. Huffman0/12$125.00This course introduces machining operations as they relate to the metalworking industry. Topics include machine shop safety, measuring tools, lathes, drilling machines, saws, milling machines, bench grinders, and layout instruments. Emphasis is placed on setup and operation of machine tools including the selection and use of work holding devices, speeds, feeds, cutting tools, and coolants. Upon completion, students should be able to safely perform the basic operations of measuring, layout, drilling, sawing, turning, and milling.
CSP-4000-Y17Beginners Guide T/ScrapbookingYancey County Campus10/21/202112/02/20210/12$50.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
PRC-3104-Y1Intro to BlacksmithingYancey County Campus11/06/202111/07/2021D. Burtt1/5$71.20This course is designed to cover a specific heritage art such as pottery, basket weaving, fabric arts, wood turning, wood carving, jewelry making; as well as cover a specific skill level such as introductory, intermediate, or advanced levels. Course work will include discussion on the history and trends of the art, practice in selected heritage arts, and information to build and supply appropriate studios. Upon completion, students will be prepared to either advance to a higher skill level or to fabricate and market their goods.
PRC-3104-Y2Blacksmithing II Rivet/CollarYancey County Campus11/13/202111/14/2021D. Burtt1/5$71.20This course is designed to cover a specific heritage art such as pottery, basket weaving, fabric arts, wood turning, wood carving, jewelry making; as well as cover a specific skill level such as introductory, intermediate, or advanced levels. Course work will include discussion on the history and trends of the art, practice in selected heritage arts, and information to build and supply appropriate studios. Upon completion, students will be prepared to either advance to a higher skill level or to fabricate and market their goods.
PRC-3104-Y3Flat-Jaw & Box-Jaw TongsYancey County Campus11/20/202111/21/2021D. Burtt1/5$71.20This course is designed to cover a specific heritage art such as pottery, basket weaving, fabric arts, wood turning, wood carving, jewelry making; as well as cover a specific skill level such as introductory, intermediate, or advanced levels. Course work will include discussion on the history and trends of the art, practice in selected heritage arts, and information to build and supply appropriate studios. Upon completion, students will be prepared to either advance to a higher skill level or to fabricate and market their goods.
PRC-3104-Y4Fire Poker and ShovelYancey County Campus11/27/202111/28/2021D. Burtt2/4$71.20This course is designed to cover a specific heritage art such as pottery, basket weaving, fabric arts, wood turning, wood carving, jewelry making; as well as cover a specific skill level such as introductory, intermediate, or advanced levels. Course work will include discussion on the history and trends of the art, practice in selected heritage arts, and information to build and supply appropriate studios. Upon completion, students will be prepared to either advance to a higher skill level or to fabricate and market their goods.
AUT-3200-A1Small Engine RepairAvery County Campus01/20/202205/09/2022R. Huskins0/10$180.00This course is designed to provide the student with hands-on knowledge of engine rebuilding techniques to manufacturer's specifications. The student will learn how to completely disassemble engines and check for manufacturer's specifications and reassemble. Emphasis will be placed on the proper use of special tools and testing equipment. Upon completion students will be able to explain operating principles of engines, name major parts of engines, work safely in the shop, explain how force work and torque are related to horsepower, define horsepower, list and explain combustion chamber designs, properly run rack, time injectors, adjust values, and adjust governors.
WLD-3106-A1Intro to WeldingAvery County Campus01/18/202202/10/2022J. Jaynes0/10$70.00This course provides instruction on the principles and practices of welding. Emphasis is on the blueprint reading, metallurgy, welding inspection, and destructive and non-destructive testing. Course content will be specific to a particular welding process such as SMAW (stick), GMAW (MIG), and GTAW (TIG). Upon completion, students will have the knowledge base to sit for various industry-specific certifications.
MED-3002-A1Central Sterile ProcessingAvery County Campus01/25/202205/17/20220/8$340.00This course is designed to introduce the primary responsibilities of a central sterile technician. The course includes practical applications of learned concepts and procedures. Topics include preparation, storage, distribution of instruments, supplies and equipment, quality assurance and inventory management. Upon completion, students should be able to apply the principles of sterilization/disinfection in the workplace, as well as the principles of distribution of instruments/supplies/equipment.
CSP-4000-A1Nurturing Mind and BodyBanner Elk School02/07/202203/21/2022T. Bush1/9$80.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
WLD-3106-A1WeldingAvery County Campus02/15/202206/02/2022J. Jaynes0/10$180.00This course provides instruction on the principles and practices of welding. Emphasis is on the blueprint reading, metallurgy, welding inspection, and destructive and non-destructive testing. Course content will be specific to a particular welding process such as SMAW (stick), GMAW (MIG), and GTAW (TIG). Upon completion, students will have the knowledge base to sit for various industry-specific certifications.
PHO-3001-A1PhotographyBanner Elk School04/04/202205/16/2022T. Bush0/10$70.00This course is designed to provide instruction on the principles and application of digital photography. Course topics include camera operation and image production, composition, flash usage, and use of exposure meters and filters. Upon completion, students will be able to use the camera for photographing various lighting situations and then download and manipulate digital photos using imaging software.
CSP-4000-A2Raised Patio PlanterAvery County Campus04/11/202204/14/2022J. Vaughn0/7$200.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
PSY-3000-A1Mental Health TechnicianAvery County Campus01/24/202205/23/2022T. Vance-Yoder0/8$180.00This course is designed to prepare individuals with the knowledge and skills needed to provide safe, therapeutic patient care to individuals who have mental health/behavioral needs in an effective and ethical manner. Course work includes lecture, clinical instruction, isolated clinical experiences, module assignments, module tests, and class projects, delivered through a variety of learning modalities. Successful completion of this instruction will prepare students for Level I American Association of Psychiatric Technicians (AAPT) certification exam and entry level positions for Psychiatric Aides, Mental Healthcare Technicians and Healthcare Techs/Nurse Aides whose primary patient population has special mental health/behavioral needs.
CSP-4000-A3Basic Gardening 101Avery County Campus04/05/202204/12/2022G. Blackburn0/10$70.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-Y18Dot Bowl SetYancey County Campus10/09/202110/09/2021A. Taylor0/12$75.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-Y19Fused Garden StakesYancey County Campus10/09/202110/09/2021A. Taylor0/12$75.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-Y20Dot Bowl SetYancey County Campus10/16/202110/16/2021A. Taylor0/12$75.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-Y21Fused Garden StakesYancey County Campus10/16/202110/16/2021A. Taylor0/12$75.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
CSP-4000-A4Electrical TrainingAvery County Campus01/24/202201/28/2022J. Vaughn0/10$65.00Community Service Programs provides courses, seminars, and community activities that contribute to an individual's cultural, civic, and/or personal growth. These programs are self-supporting and are not reported to the state for budget FTE.
AHR-3131-A1HVAC: Heating, Air ConditionAvery County Campus01/18/202206/16/20220/10$444.20This program is designed to provide students with the skills necessary to become employed as a heating and air conditioning technician. Course topics focus on operating principles of heating and cooling systems with emphasis on safety, theory and principles of refrigeration, types of heating/cooling systems, Ohm's law, load calculation, troubleshooting using the various types of test equipment, servicing, repairing and installing components/entire systems and employment of customer service techniques.

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