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CSP-4000-A7Medicine Cabinet MakeoverAvery County Campus06/29/201906/29/2019K. Hageman0/20$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.
CSP-4000-A6Sounds of AppalachiansAvery County Campus07/08/201907/12/2019N. Collins5/35$165.00Community 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-A7Sounds of Appalachians-PartialAvery County Campus07/08/201907/12/2019N. Collins3/37$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-A1DrawingAvery County Campus07/16/201908/20/2019M. Schmitt5/5$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-A8CprAvery County Campus06/20/201906/20/2019E. Barrier3/7$37.00Community 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-A1Decorative WeldingAvery County Campus07/09/201908/01/2019J. Thomas1/9$70.00This 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.
PHO-3001-A1Digital PhotographyBanner Elk School07/15/201909/02/2019T. Bush8/12$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.
PLU-3024-A1Plumbing NccerAvery County Campus08/13/201903/10/2020R. McDonald1/19$270.20This course is designed to cover the basic installation and maintenance of plumbing systems and components. Topics include safe use of tools, implementation of standard practices, and installation/maintenance of piping, fittings, valves, appliances and fixtures used in plumbed systems. Upon completion, students should be able to install/maintain basic plumbing systems, components, appliances, and fixtures through appropriate use of plumbing tools and standard practices.
CIS-3100-A1Excel Crash CourseAvery County Campus06/25/201906/25/2019J. Walsh5/5$70.00This course introduces basic computer usage. Emphasis is placed on developing basic personal computer skills. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in basic computer functionality and navigation of applications.
CSP-4000-A10Tote BagAvery County Campus07/29/201907/31/20192/8$95.00Community 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.
PHM-3250-A1Pharmacy Technician TrainingAvery County Campus08/13/201901/09/20200/20$339.03This course is designed to provide instruction in the technical procedures for preparing and dispensing drugs in the hospital and retail settings under supervision of a registered pharmacist. Topics include drug packaging and labeling, out-patient dispensing, hospital dispensing procedures, controlled substance procedures, inventory control, and non-sterile compounding. Upon completion, students should be able to perform basic supervised dispensing techniques in a variety of pharmacy settings.
CSP-4000-A11Spinner RingsAvery County Campus07/30/201907/30/20191/9$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-A12Sterling Silver Stacked RingsAvery County Campus07/23/201907/23/20195/5$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-A13Jewelry Making-Soldering 101Avery County Campus07/16/201907/16/20195/5$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.
FLI-3717-A1Spanish: Para PricipiantesAvery County Campus08/05/201909/16/2019J. Dover0/20$84.95This course provides an introduction to understanding, speaking, reading, and writing Spanish. Emphasis is placed on pronunciation, parts of speech, communicative phrases, culture, and skills for language acquisition. Upon completion, students should be able to identify and apply basic grammar concepts, display cultural awareness, and communicate simple Spanish phrases.
CSP-4000-A18Botanical ElementsAvery County Campus07/29/201908/14/2019D. Burtt0/6$156.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-A2Boot ScraperAvery County Campus08/17/201908/18/2019D. Burtt1/5$156.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-Y7Forge Blacksmith ToolsYancey County Campus06/21/201906/23/2019P. Lundquist5/1$156.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-Y8Community CprYancey County Campus06/29/201906/29/2019J. Ollis0/30$42.00Community 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-Y9Blacksmith: Botanical ElementsYancey County Campus07/13/201907/14/2019D. Burtt1/5$156.20Community 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.
CSP-400084-Y5Deep Tissue MassageYancey County Campus07/16/201907/18/2019S. Brown0/30$300.00This course designation is to be used for all non occupational program offerings that are self-supported. All recreational courses must be coded CSP4000.
CSP-4000-Y10Blacksmith Tool Beyond the BasYancey County Campus07/19/201907/21/2019P. Lundquist4/2$156.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-Y11Forge a Door KnockerYancey County Campus07/27/201907/28/2019D. Burtt1/5$156.20Community 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.
CSP-4000SEW-Y1Wool Hand Embroidered Pin CushYancey County Campus07/27/201907/27/20190/30$50.00Sew Easy
CSP-4000-Y12Forge a Boot ScraperYancey County Campus08/03/201908/04/2019D. Burtt0/6$156.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-Y13Forge Flat/Box-Jaw TongsYancey County Campus08/10/201908/11/2019D. Burtt0/6$156.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-Y1Make Own Anvil, Vise, ForgeYancey County Campus08/16/201908/18/2019P. Lundquist1/5$226.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-A20Door KnockerAvery County Campus07/20/201907/21/2019D. Burtt0/6$156.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-A3Flat Jaw & Box JAW TongsAvery County Campus08/19/201908/26/2019D. Burtt0/6$156.20Community 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.
ELC-3016-M1Electrical License RenewalMain Campus07/27/201907/27/2019R. McDonald0/25$70.00The course is designed to provide electrical contractors with updated information on the latest changes in the National Electric Code, NC Electric Code, and local utility company requirements.
AUT-3129-M1Auto Safety InspectionMain Campus07/27/201907/27/2019C. Cook2/18$70.00This course is designed to meet the training and licensing requirements (initial and/or renewal) for the Vehicle Safety and On-Board Diagnostic (OBD) Emissions Inspection Program administered by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles, License and Theft Bureau. Upon completion, a student will understand the rules, regulations and procedures for conducting a vehicle safety and OBD emissions inspection; be able to inspect a vehicle properly; and be prepared to sit for the state certification exam.
CSP-4000-M2Nra Basic Cartridge ReloadingMain Campus08/10/201908/10/2019C. Helms0/20$85.00Community 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-M1Auto Dealer Initial LicensingMain Campus08/14/201908/15/2019D. Mauk0/20$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-M2Auto Dealer License RenewalMain Campus08/16/201908/16/2019D. Mauk0/20$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-M4ReikiMain Campus07/13/201907/20/2019G. Galjour0/15$250.00Community 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-M5ReikiMain Campus08/03/201908/10/2019G. Galjour0/15$250.00Community 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.
PTH-3000-M1Physical Therapy AideMain Campus08/19/201912/11/2019C. Helms0/20$467.09This course is designed to provide entry-level education and training to perform routine physical therapy aide tasks. The class will cover an overview of the physical therapy profession, the role of the physical therapy aide, and associated career opportunities. Topics include: medical terminology, patient charts, musculoskeletal anatomy, thermal and electrical modalities, ambulating techniques, spine safety, range of motion exercises, strengthening and cardiovascular exercise, massage, facility cleanliness, interpersonal skills, and ethics. Physical therapy aides are not required to be licensed by the NC Board of Physical Therapy Examiners but must work under the supervision of a licensed physical therapist or physical therapist assistant.
WLD-3106-A1WeldingAvery County Campus08/15/201909/16/2019J. Lonon0/6$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.
PRC-3104-A3WoodturningAvery County Campus09/20/201909/22/2019J. Vaughn0/10$100.00This 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.
ACC-3150-A1QuickbooksAvery County Campus09/09/201909/12/2019J. Walsh0/20$70.00This course provides an applied/practical approach to the operation of computerized general ledger system. Material covered will include accounts receivable, inventory management, sales invoicing, accounts payable, and cash management.
CSP-4000-A4Watercolor WorkshopAvery County Campus09/09/201909/20/2019N. Fowler0/20$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.
MLS-3874-A1Notary Public EducationAvery County Campus08/16/201908/16/20196/14$99.62This 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/.
AUT-3200-A1Small EngineAvery County Campus09/30/201912/16/2019R. 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.
CSP-400084-Y1Reflexology for Spa TreatmentYancey County Campus09/03/201909/05/2019S. Brown0/20$300.00This course designation is to be used for all non occupational program offerings that are self-supported. All recreational courses must be coded CSP4000.
CSP-4000-A5Intro to BlacksmithingAvery County Campus09/28/201909/29/2019D. Burtt1/9$156.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-A6Bushcraft KnifeAvery County Campus10/05/201910/06/2019D. Burtt0/10$156.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-A7Nc Concealed CarryAvery County Campus10/26/201910/26/2019D. Burtt0/5$85.00Community 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-A8Nurturing Mind and BodyAvery County Campus10/07/201911/25/2019T. Bush0/20$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.
MLA-3022-A1PhlebotomyAvery County Campus08/13/201912/05/2019M. Burleson0/12$280.00This course provides theory and clinical experiences needed for the proper collection of blood and other specimens used for diagnostic testing. Emphasis is placed on ethics, legalities, medical terminology, safety and universal precautions, health care delivery systems, patient relations, anatomy and physiology, and specimen collection. Upon completion, students should be able to safely perform procedures necessary for specimen collections on patients in various health care settings and may be eligible for national certification as phlebotomy technicians. Course may include a clinical component
MLA-3022-A2PhlebotomyAvery County Campus08/12/201912/12/2019M. Burleson1/11$294.20This course provides theory and clinical experiences needed for the proper collection of blood and other specimens used for diagnostic testing. Emphasis is placed on ethics, legalities, medical terminology, safety and universal precautions, health care delivery systems, patient relations, anatomy and physiology, and specimen collection. Upon completion, students should be able to safely perform procedures necessary for specimen collections on patients in various health care settings and may be eligible for national certification as phlebotomy technicians. Course may include a clinical component
CSP-4000-A-9Vinyasa YogaAvery County Campus09/24/201910/29/20190/10$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-A9Stained Glass Crash-ChristmasAvery County Campus10/15/201910/16/20194/4$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.
CSP-4000-A10A Week in the Linville WildernAvery County Campus09/13/201909/20/20190/20$126.20Community 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.
CSP-4000-A11Community CprAvery County Campus11/14/201911/14/2019E. Barrier0/10$42.00Community 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.
FIP-4728-A3Raises and Lowers08/02/201908/03/2019J. Henson0/20$70.00This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.
NUR-3240-A1Nurse Aide Level IAvery County Campus08/26/201912/13/2019T. Waldrop0/20$228.20This course is designed to prepare graduates to provide personal care and perform basic nursing skills for the elderly and other adults. Emphasis on aging process including mental, social and physical needs of the elderly, patient's rights, nutrition management, elimination procedures, safe environment, restorative services, personal and special care procedures and activities, human body structure and function and related common disease/disorders, communication and documentation, death and dying, and roles of the nursing assistant and health team members. A skill/competency evaluation is required. The course includes class, laboratory and clinical learning experiences. Upon satisfactory completion of the course and skill/competency evaluation, the graduate is eligible to apply for listing as a Nurse Aide I by the N.C. Division of Facility Services.
ELC-3119-A1Electric Technician Level IAvery County Campus09/04/201903/18/2020R. McDonald0/20$181.20This course is designed to cover the principles of electrical wiring as it applies to commercial/ residential applications. Emphasis is on Ohm's law, alternating and direct currents, series circuits, parallel circuits and series parallel circuits, use of electrical tools and equipment, wiring materials and many other special subjects. Preventive maintenance and troubleshooting as well as National Electrical Code will be covered.

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