Course Title Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Seats taken/open Price
PHM-3250-A1Pharmacy TechnicianAvery County Campus03/07/202305/23/2023S. Cole1/9$354.00This 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.
MLS-3874-A1NotaryAvery County Campus02/08/202302/08/2023G. Reeves17/3$101.23This 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-A1ReflexologyAvery County Campus04/21/202304/21/2023M. Large0/10$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-A2Barn QuiltAvery County Campus02/21/202303/14/2023J. Vaughn4/6$135.00Community 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-A3Abstract AcrylicsAvery County Campus04/04/202304/27/20230/10$120.00Community 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-A1QuiltingAvery County Campus03/01/202304/05/20234/6$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.
ACC-3150-A1QuickbooksAvery County Campus03/07/202303/15/2023J. Walsh2/8$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-A4What It's Like to Be a BirdAvery County Campus04/24/202304/25/20230/10$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-A5Introduction to Home AssistantAvery County Campus03/14/202303/23/2023A. Parker0/10$45.00Community 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-A1Excel for the BeginnerAvery County Campus02/28/202303/23/2023T. Ollis0/10$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.
CIS-3100-A1Introduction to ComputersAvery County Campus03/14/202304/06/20230/10$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-A6Swing DancingAvery County Campus05/04/202306/01/20230/10$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.
CAR-3112-A1Building Tiny: ConstructionAvery County Campus04/18/202310/26/2023J. Vaughn5/5$181.20This course is designed to introduce elements of construction building trades. Safety, tools, carpentry, masonry, cabinetry, drywall, building codes and inspections, restoration, estimating, sustainability, supervisory functions, energy options and energy efficiency will be covered.
LEX-3874-A1NotaryAvery County Campus06/21/202306/21/2023G. Reeves1/19$101.22This 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/.
PBT-3022-A1PhlebotomyAvery County Campus02/13/202307/12/20233/5$372.08This 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-A7Leaded Stained GlassAvery County Campus04/18/202304/27/2023D. Hoyle2/8$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.
PHO-3001-A1Photography: Next StepsAvery County Campus02/20/202304/03/2023T. Bush1/9$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.
GSM-3010-M1Gunsmithing BasicMain Campus02/07/202303/16/2023M. McKinney7/8$70.00This course is designed to provide the student with the required skills needed to refurbish metal and wood as applicable to firearms, to diagnose malfunctions for repair, and to accomplish more complex custom gunsmithing tasks. Course work includes manufacturing of tools used in the gunsmithing trade, restoration of firearms, stock making barrel work, repair work and custom work.
CSP-4000-M3Traditional Cultured MozzarellMain Campus02/25/202302/25/2023C. Gordon0/15$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.
ELC-3100-M1Elec. Cont. License RenewalMain Campus03/04/202303/04/2023R. McDonald5/15$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.
CSP-4000-M4Auto Dealer Initial LicensingMain Campus03/13/202303/15/2023D. 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-M5Auto Dealer License RenewalMain Campus03/16/202303/17/2023D. 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.
SAF-3011-M1Mental Health Cert. AdultMain Campus03/21/202303/28/2023M. Silver0/20$114.18This course is designed to develop competencies in identifying, understanding, and responding to signs of mental illness and substance use disorder. Upon successful completion, students will possess the skills needed to reach out and provide initial support to an individual who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to appropriate care resources.
SAF-3011-M2Mental Health Cert. YouthMain Campus03/29/202304/04/2023M. Silver0/20$114.18This course is designed to develop competencies in identifying, understanding, and responding to signs of mental illness and substance use disorder. Upon successful completion, students will possess the skills needed to reach out and provide initial support to an individual who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem and help connect them to appropriate care resources.
CSP-4000-M1Beekeeping AdvancedMain Campus03/30/202303/30/2023R. Harty0/15$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-M2Beekeeping Queen RearingMain Campus04/06/202304/06/2023R. Harty0/15$20.00Community 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.
DMV-3129-M1Auto Safety InspectionMain Campus04/15/202304/15/2023J. Jones1/19$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.
COS-3205-M1Microdermabrasion Certificatio04/22/202304/22/2023A. Ollis1/19$70.00This course is designed to provide continuing education hours required by the NC Board of Cosmetic Arts. Any course approved by the board may be selected, or a course may be submitted for approval to the board.
CAR-3108-M1Woodworking Custom BenchMain Campus05/01/202305/10/2023L. King0/15$100.00This course provides instruction related to the core skills used by carpenters in residential and commercial settings. Topics include safety, hand/power tool use, site preparation, measurement and layout, footings and foundations, construction framing, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to construct, erect, install, or repair structures and fixtures made of wood, such as concrete forms; building frameworks, including partitions, joists, studding, and rafters; wood stairways, window and door frames, and hardwood floors.
CSP-4000-M1Self MeditationMain Campus05/16/202306/01/2023S. Wallace0/15$25.00Community 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-M2Belief MeditationMain Campus05/16/202306/01/2023S. Wallace0/15$25.00Community 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.
PHO-3001-Y1Intermediate PhotographyYancey County Campus04/04/202304/25/2023J. Slater0/30$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-4000113-Y2Summer Cover CroppingYancey County Campus05/02/202305/13/2023J. Smith0/15$30.00Landscaping W/Native Plants
PHO-3001-Y2Beginner's PhotographyYancey County Campus02/07/202302/25/2023J. Slater0/10$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.
AGR-3001-Y3Farm Knowledge IIYancey County Campus02/07/202303/11/2023J. Smith1/9$70.00This course is designed for instructional areas related to the aspects of sustainable agriculture: 1)animal production, 2) crop production, 3) pest management, and 4) soil management.
CSP-4000-Y9Valentine Plant Stakes/SuncatcYancey County Campus02/11/202302/11/2023A. Taylor1/9$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-Y10Valentine Platter/SconceYancey County Campus02/11/202302/11/2023A. Taylor2/8$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.
CSP-4000-Y11Business of Market FarmingYancey County Campus02/16/202302/16/20231/9$20.00Community 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.
MKT-3419-Y1Sales Success FundamentalsYancey County Campus03/01/202304/19/20230/10$70.00This course is designed for instructional areas related to principles and practices of sales and marketing in the retail industry: 1) promotion, 2) placement, 3) pricing strategies for products, 4) management skills related store operations, 4) green products & packaging and 5) staffing.
PHO-3001-Y3Beginner's PhotogrphyYancey County Campus03/07/202303/25/2023J. Slater0/10$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-Y15Holistic Animal HusbandryYancey County Campus03/11/202303/11/2023C. Gordon1/9$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-Y16Light Up the Night LanternsYancey County Campus03/11/202303/11/2023A. Taylor1/9$110.00Community 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-Y17Light Up the Night Night LightYancey County Campus03/11/202303/11/2023A. Taylor1/9$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-Y18Hot Process Soap/Herbal SalveYancey County Campus03/25/202303/25/2023C. Gordon1/9$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.
LEX-3874-A2NotaryAvery County Campus09/13/202309/13/2023G. Reeves0/20$101.23This 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-Y24Vibrant PlattersYancey County Campus04/15/202304/15/2023A. Taylor1/9$110.00Community 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-Y25Wind ChimesYancey County Campus04/15/202304/15/2023A. Taylor1/9$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.
AGR-3001-Y4Collective Landscaping IIYancey County Campus04/18/202304/29/2023J. Smith0/10$70.00This course is designed for instructional areas related to the aspects of sustainable agriculture: 1)animal production, 2) crop production, 3) pest management, and 4) soil management.
CSP-4000-Y26Farming and InsectsYancey County Campus05/06/202305/06/20231/9$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-Y27Abundance O/A Sm. PermacultureYancey County Campus05/09/202305/09/20232/8$20.00Community 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-Y4Collective Landscaping IIIYancey County Campus05/16/202305/20/2023J. Smith0/10$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.
PRC-3104-Y2Tomahoawk/Bushcraft KnivesYancey County Campus02/21/202303/23/2023L. King0/6$186.20This 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.
CSP-4000-A7Native SnakesAvery County Campus06/26/202306/27/20230/10$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-A8CprAvery County Campus07/27/202307/27/2023E. Barrier0/10$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-A9CprAvery County Campus06/06/202306/06/2023E. Barrier0/10$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-A11Wooden Pattern Barn QuiltAvery County Campus06/06/202306/29/2023J. Vaughn1/9$155.00Community 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-A1Drone Pilot TrainingAvery County Campus02/18/202303/05/20230/20$180.00This course will allow students to be exposed to new and emerging issues in fire and rescue.
CSP-4000-A13March Madness Mascot MayhemAvery County Campus03/06/202303/13/20230/10$110.00Community 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-A14Resin Relief OverlayAvery County Campus04/10/202304/17/20230/10$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-A15Sketchbook-IngBanner Elk School09/05/202309/26/2023M. Schmitt0/10$55.00Community 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-A16Sketchbook-IngBanner Elk School06/06/202306/27/2023M. Schmitt0/10$55.00Community 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-WWAT12-M15Water/Wastewater CeMain Campus05/02/202305/02/2023N. Conference0/30$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.

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