West Point Classes

The schedule of classes at West Point

All Things Google

Many think of Google as a search engine, but it is so much more! Millions of people worldwide use Google Apps. Explore how Google can enhance and organize your life! Discussion will include Google Docs, Earth, Images, Translate, Maps, Calendar, and more.
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INFO 5215 70095 2/13/2017-2/13/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTBDRoom 212-West PointChad Miller$30.00 Take This Class

Basic Computer I

Learn the basics of using a computer. You will begin with skills such as powering the computer on and off, using a mouse and keyboard, utilizing the desktop and launching programs. This class will be taught at a very relaxed pace with significant hands-on practice and is appropriate for the person with very limited computer knowledge or none at all.
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INFO 5105 70083 2/16/2017-2/16/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTHURoom 212-West PointChad Miller$30.00 Take This Class

Basic Computer II

Learn the basics of using a computer. You will expand your skills by learning to use a word processor and work with tool and task bars. Performing basic formatting functions and saving and printing documents will also be covered. This class will be taught at a very relaxed pace with significant hands-on practice, and is appropriate for the person with very limited computer knowledge.
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INFO 5305 70087 2/23/2017-2/23/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTHURoom 212-West PointChad Miller$30.00 Take This Class

Basic Internet

Join the adventure of exploring the internet! Discover search engines, downloading vs. uploading, saving and storing information, creating an email account, and most importantly internet security. This class is specifically designed for those 60 years and older who have some computer knowledge and will be taught at a very relaxed pace for those individuals apprehensive about operating a computer.
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INFO 5140 70113 3/27/2017-3/27/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTBDRoom 212-West PointChad Miller$30.00 Take This Class

Beginning Word

Covers the basic principles required for effective formatting of documents and e-mail. Modifying fonts, importing pictures and clip art, changing margins and using bullet points will be demonstrated and discussed. Students will learn how to create a professional appearing document using color and layout techniques.
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INFO 5120 70091 3/16/2017-3/16/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTHURoom 212-West PointChad Miller$30.00 Take This Class

CDL Training - West Point/Norfolk

Instruction will include everything you will need to know to pass the license exam, pre-trip inspection, and practical driving test. You will spend 16 hours in the classroom that will prepare you for the written test needed to obtain a learner's permit. You will then complete the 40-hour driving portion of the course in Norfolk, which will culminate with a driving test. The testing fee is included in the course cost. The classroom portion will be completed March 16-17 at the West Point Extended Campus. The driving/testing portion will take place at Norfolk Campus April 24-28. Financial Assistance is available through the Community College Gap Assistance Program for students meeting income guidelines. For more information, contact Amy Kaiser at (402) 844-7245.
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TRAN 5125 70297/70298 3/16/2017-4/28/20178:00 AM-5:00 PMMON TUE WED THU FRIWPEC 207/UTIL 104-West PointLewis/Cook$730.00 Take This Class

Cooking Basics with Graybeals

Come join Mike and Heath to learn the basics of cooking! Learn how to stretch your food dollar, be creative with your leftovers and discover basic cooking tips to make your time in the kitchen better!
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HOEC 5105 70073 2/16/2017-2/16/20176:30 PM-8:30 PMTHUWest Point Nielsen Community Center, Kitchen-West PointHeath Graybeal$30.00 Take This Class

Cooking for Adults - Keep on Cooking!

Short on time but want to have a nice dinner for your family? Each recipe will take a few store bought ingredients added with a few fresh ones to make one great meal! You will learn to make one appetizer (Artichoke Faccini), one side dish (Cilantro garlic potatoes), and one main dish (Chicken vera cruz)! Come join the fun!
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HOEC 5105 70079 3/9/2017-3/9/20177:00 PM-9:00 PMTHUWest Point Nielsen Community Center, Kitchen-West PointErica Paus$27.75 Take This Class

Cooking for Kids - The Brunch Bunch!

THE BRUNCH BUNCH! Mini chefs will come and make a brunch including snowman pancakes, donut snowmen and more! Also join in playing fun food games. Ages 5—10. Be sure to wear your jammies!
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HOEC 5105 70069 2/1/2017-2/1/20176:00 PM-8:00 PMWEDWest Point Nielsen Community Center, Kitchen-West PointErica Paus$27.75 Take This Class

Cooking: Easter Meal Preparation with Graybeals

Come join Mike and Heath to discover tips and tricks to enhancing your Easter meal! Learn how to prepare larger portions to feed your family and friends! Class size is limited so come join the fun!
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70094 70094 4/4/2017-4/4/20176:30 PM-8:30 PMTUEWest Point Nielsen Community Center, Kitchen-West PointHeath Graybeal$30.00 Take This Class

Craft: Year Round Wreath

Can it get any better than one wreath all year round? Create a wreath with interchangeable flower petals for every holiday! Saves on storage and is so versatile! We’ll make an Easter, a patriotic and a Christmas decoration in this class. Come join Karen in the fun and enjoy your wreath or use it as a wonderful gift! All supplies are included in the cost of the class.
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HOEC 5135 70092 3/22/2017-3/22/20176:30 PM-8:30 PMWEDRoom 212-West PointKaren Green$32.00 Take This Class

Crochet: Basics and Beyond

Learn the stitches, tools and techniques you need to get started with crochet! Join Carol as she provides step-by-step instruction for getting started - from selecting the right yarn and deciphering tricky yarn labels to properly holding your hook and working yarn. You'll love Carol's down-to-earth approach as she teaches you a basic chain stitch and demonstrates single, double and half-double crochet and the slip stitch! Learn how to work in rows, keep your crochet on track and troubleshoot rows gone wrong.
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HOEC 5130 70072 2/8/2017-2/15/20176:30 PM-8:00 PMWEDRoom 219-West PointCarol Schuetze$30.00 Take This Class

Excel Level 1

Explore the essentials of Microsoft Excel to analyze, manage and share data of all kinds. Learn to construct and modify worksheets, incorporate formulas and functions, navigate worksheets and workbooks with ease, and use simple functions and formatting techniques to evaluate and organize your data effectively.
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INFO 5115 70078 3/7/2017-3/14/20179:00 AM-12:00 PMTUERoom 212-West PointDiann Ballard$60.00 Take This Class

Excel Level 2

This course is designed for the experienced Excel user covering topics such as; working with large worksheets; adding graphics to worksheets; using templates; protecting workbooks; linking cells and worksheet; creating tables and outlines.
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INFO 5315 70081 3/21/2017-3/28/20179:00 AM-12:00 PMTUERoom 212-West PointDiann Ballard$60.00 Take This Class

General Sales and Use Tax Seminar

This course covers the basics of Nebraska sales and use tax. Sales tax affects everyone! If you are a business owner, or are considering starting your own business, this information is a must for you and your bookkeeper. The topics discussed will not only benefit professionals; the general public can learn how sales tax affects them every day. The presentation covers all areas of sales and use tax, including licensing requirements, exemptions, reporting, and taxable services. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers. 4 hours of CPE Credit available. This course will be offered via distance learning technology from Norfolk to Hartington, O'Neill and West Point.

Course materials can be found at: http://www.revenue.nebraska.gov/education/educate.html
Click on the Seminar Schedule, then click on the specific seminar you are attending.
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4/5/2017-4/5/20178:30 AM-12:00 PMWEDWPEC 222-West PointNebraska Department of Revenue$15.00 Take This Class

Home Decorating!

Welcome to the world of home decorating and design! Whether you’re decorating an individual room or an entire home, knowing the decorating basics will help transform your space into something beautiful! During this course, Rachel will guide you through your greatest design challenges. Discover the basic design vocabulary, explore color principles and become familiar with the color wheel. Explore the design process and learn to define your style. Understanding finish basics and room considerations that will continue to compliment your style and define your space.
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HOEC 5115 70114 4/5/2017-4/5/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMWEDRoom 212-West PointRachel Rardon$30.00 Take This Class

iPhone, iPad - Beyond the Basics

For iPhone and iPad owners who want to learn how to use their device more efficiently. Learn how to download and manage apps, configure email accounts, create presentations, utilize iCloud and iTunes, as well as use Facetime.
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INFO 5360 70076 3/7/2017-3/7/20176:30 PM-9:30 PMTUERoom 212-West PointPatty Schinstock$30.00 Take This Class

iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch - The i's Have It!

Are you wanting to enter the world of Apple products? Bring your device to class and discover the unique functions and features of these products. Learn how to navigate your device, manage the settings, browse the web, use the camera, and how to download and use the apps. Don’t have a device? This class will help you choose the device that will be the most beneficial for you in your daily life. Join Patty as she helps you explore methods for using your Apple product in your everyday life.
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INFO 5160 70074 2/28/2017-2/28/20176:30 PM-9:30 PMTUERoom 212-West PointPatty Schinstock$30.00 Take This Class

Kid's Craft - Lovebugs for Valentine's Day

Let your lil lovebug craft some really cute lovebugs of their own! They’ll love them! All supplies are included. Ages 7 – 11. Class size is limited so come join the fun!
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HOEC 5135 70071 2/8/2017-2/8/20176:00 PM-8:00 PMWEDRoom 212-West PointKaren Green$22.00 Take This Class

Manufacturing Machinery and Equipment Seminar

This class will cover, in detail, the sales tax exemption for purchases of equipment used in the manufacturing process. Parts and repair labor for MME is included in this topic. Discussion will include qualifying manufacturing operations and which equipment qualifies for the exemption. A portion of the session will be dedicated to contractors who annex or install MME, or perform repairs on MME. Instructors will help participants complete tax returns for a variety of scenarios. This session will benefit anyone operating a manufacturing facility or anyone who provides equipment, parts, or repairs to manufacturing operations. 3 hours of CPE Credit available. This course will be offered via distance learning technology from Norfolk to Hartington, O'Neill, and West Point.

Course materials can be found at: http://www.revenue.nebraska.gov/education/educate.html
Click on the Seminar Schedule, then click on the specific seminar you are attending.
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4/5/2017-4/5/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMWEDWPEC 222-West PointNebraska Department of Revenue$15.00 Take This Class

Medication Aide

This course is designed to prepare the student to meet the requirements of the Medication Aide Act and the responsibilities of the medication aide in an assisted living facility and/or nursing facility. This course includes information regarding medication administration, pharmacology, rules and regulations, classification of drugs, orders, storage, abbreviations and an overview of commonly used drugs and documentation. Upon completion of this course, the student is eligible to take the state administered written exam. After successfully passing this examination and completing the application procedure, the student's name will be placed on the medication aide registry at the Nebraska Health and Human Services Regulation and Licensure, Credentialing Division. The book is located in the Norfolk campus bookstore, 402-844-7140. CLASS CANNOT BE REGISTERED ONLINE.
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HLTH 1120 23741 3/13/2017-4/13/20175:00 PM-9:30 PMMON THUWest Point Extended Campus 201-West PointM. Dickson$328.50 Take This Class

Quickbooks 2

Level 2: Learn how to go beyond the basics in this Quickbooks 2010 one-day workshop, including inventory management; sales tax reporting; processing payroll; asset management; and depreciation.
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ACCT 5300 70080 3/21/2017-3/28/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTUERoom 212-West PointDiann Ballard$60.00 Take This Class

QuickBooks Level 1

This introductory course covers the basics of setting up a company, creating customers, receiving payments, and making deposits into your bank accounts. We will work with and create vendors and pay bills, create and edit a chart of accounts for your company, run reports, and reconcile bank accounts.
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ACCT 5100 70077 3/7/2017-3/14/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTUERoom 212-West PointDiann Ballard$60.00 Take This Class

Self Defense for Women

This class is designed to teach you how to deter and defend yourself from attackers and to ensure the ability to get away from an attack safely. You will perform hands-on techniques to develop simple, effective and retainable methods of self-defense. Wear comfortable loose fitting clothing and proper foot attire. No jewelry – no exceptions.
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HPER 5120 70070 2/6/2017-2/6/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTBDWest Point-Beemer H.S., Wrestling Room-West PointCory Krause$30.00 Take This Class

Smartphone Photos!

Do you have too many photos on your smartphone that you are running out of storage? Are you unsure of where to store them or what to do next? Do you want to know how to easily share your photos with others? Are you wanting to discover all of the fun apps you can use to enhance your photos, make picture collages, or even put text (yes, in amazing fonts) on your photos? Join Patty in discovering everything you need to know on how to maximize the photos on your smartphone.
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INFO 5200 70093 4/19/2017-4/19/20176:30 PM-9:30 PMWEDRoom 212-West PointPatty Schinstock$30.00 Take This Class

Social Media

Social Media is always changing! Keep up-to-date on the latest trends. Learn tips and tricks of using Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, Snapchat, and LinkedIn. Discover the possibilities of Social Media for yourself while also getting a glimpse into the technology your family is using today!
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INFO 5155 70085 2/20/2017-2/20/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTBDRoom 212-West PointLaci Fitch$30.00 Take This Class

Social Media for Businesses 1

As a small business professional, it is important to understand how the major social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and others) can help build relationships, increase organizational awareness, network, turn cold leads into warm leads and improve brand recognition. Whether you are a construction contractor or looking to start your own coffee shop, this module will aid you in your business endeavors. If you are unfamiliar with social media, we suggest taking the general social media class before attending this class.
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INFO 5155 70088 2/27/2017-2/27/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTBDRoom 212-West PointLaci Fitch$30.00 Take This Class

Social Media for Businesses 2

Expand your knowledge on how other social media platforms (Instagram, Pinterest and Snapchat) can help small business owners build relationships, increase organizational awareness, network, turn cold leads into warm leads and improve brand recognition. Join Laci once again, as this class expands on what is learned in the Social Media for Businesses I class.
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INFO 5355 70089 3/2/2017-3/2/20176:00 PM-8:00 PMTHURoom 212-West PointLaci Fitch$20.00 Take This Class

Social Media for Seniors

Do you want to join in on Social Media, but aren't sure how to start? This is the class for you! In this beginner class, we will explore Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat. You will learn how to set up an account, put privacy and security settings in place, find friends and start sharing photos and comments.
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INFO 5155 70082 2/14/2017-2/14/20172:00 PM-5:00 PMTUERoom 212-West PointLaci Fitch$30.00 Take This Class

Swing Dance!

Join the fun in this beginner class for West Coast Swing! Learn the basic steps, rhythm and simple turns. Having a partner is strongly encouraged but it is possible to learn the basic rhythm and steps without one. Don’t miss out! Sign up today! (Please wear smooth-soled comfortable shoes – NO high heels or tennis shoes).
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HPER 5105 70075 3/6/2017-3/20/20176:30 PM-8:00 PMTBDWest Point Nielsen Commiunity Center, Ballroom-West PointDeb Daehnke$48.00 Take This Class


Classes are being added all the time. Check back soon for more classes!