O'Neill Classes

The schedule of classes at O'Neill

Astronomy: Beginning Observational Astronomy/Atmospheric Optics

If you have an interest in the night (or daytime) sky, this class will allow you to better understand what you see. You will explore some concepts of celestial mechanics, types of objects to view day or night, and equipment that can be used to enjoy the sky. This class will help you enjoy the sky without special equipment, use the equipment you already have, or select equipment to buy if you want to take your interest to the next level. Bring a laptop, tablet, or smartphone if available.
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HORC 5110 70122 1/22/2018-1/22/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTBD105-O'NeillMark Urwiller$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 70116 2/20/2018-2/20/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE122-O'NeillJane Dexter$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 70118 2/27/2018-2/27/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE122-O'NeillJane Dexter$30.00 Take This Class

Basic Internet

Learn basic skills using the internet safely. Topics covered will include using search engines effectively, browsing the internet, downloading and uploading, saving and storing information retrieved from the internet. Anti-virus, firewall and malware software will be discussed.
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INFO 5140 70120 3/13/2018-3/13/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE122-O'NeillJane Dexter$30.00 Take This Class

BLS for Healthcare Provider CPR

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

This course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings.

A BLS for Healthcare Providers course certification card will be issued upon successful completion. Book is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616694074. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5300 70191 4/19/2018-4/19/201812:00 PM-6:00 PMTHUExtended Campus 104-O'NeillJ. Reiman$60 Take This Class

BLS for Healthcare Provider CPR Renewal

BLS for Healthcare Provider CPR Renewal is a course that is specifically designed to provide in-depth training including 2-man and use of the AED. This program is for those of you who hold a professional license, work in a healthcare facility, or volunteer with a fire department or EMS Service and have a current card that needs renewing. Book is available at the Norfolk bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616694074. PLEASE BRING CURRENT CERTIFICATION CARD THE NIGHT OF CLASS.
You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5305 70190 3/22/2018-3/22/20181:00 PM-5:00 PMTHUExtended Campus 104-O'NeillJ. Reiman$40.00 Take This Class

CDL Training - O'Neill/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 April 26-27 at the O'Neill Extended Campus. The driving/testing portion will take place at Norfolk Campus May 21-25. 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 70016/70017 4/26/2018-5/25/20188:00 AM-5:00 PMMON TUE WED THU FRIONEX 132/UTIL 104-O'NeillR. Cook/E. Lewis$730.00 Take This Class

Core Construction

Would you like to construct muscle, manage your middle, and build your endurance from head to toe? Strengthen your abdominal and back muscles with core enhancing Pilates exercise and strength building yoga poses. Regardless of your fitness level, you will improve your flexibility and balance. Each class session ends with a total body stretch and relaxation, so you will leave feeling rejuvenated and peaceful.
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HPER 5135 70085 1/15/2018-2/21/20185:15 PM-6:00 PMMON WED131-O'NeillJodi Loecker$75.00 Take This Class
HPER 5135 70125 3/12/2018-4/18/20185:15 PM-6:00 PMMON WED131-O'NeillJodi Loecker$75.00 Take This Class

Cupcakes 101

Want to up your cupcake game and learn to decorate cupcakes like you see in the cupcake stores? Learn how to make icing, which tools to use, how to use them properly, and how to decorate cupcakes using swirls and other embellishments. We provide the equipment, ingredients and know how-you provide yourself and your friends. You will take home your own set of decorating tools, and some cupcakes to share.
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HOEC 5180 70105 1/22/2018-1/22/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTBD132-O'NeillTonia Seretta$45.00 Take This Class
HOEC 5180 70109 2/5/2018-2/5/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTBD132-O'NeillTonia Seretta$45.00 Take This Class

Customer Service Excellence

Are you a Customer Magnet? In today’s competitive environment, you can’t stop at gaining new customers; you have to be relentless at retaining customers through exceptional customer service. Do your employees approach their work with the ‘voice of the customer’ in mind? This seminar will teach basic customer service principals that anyone with customer contact can apply to increase customer satisfaction and retention.
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BSAD 5150 70090 1/16/2018-1/16/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMTUE104-O'NeillDan Kuester$120.00 Take This Class

Engaging and Motivating Others

It’s no surprise. Employees who feel they are valued and recognized for their contributions are more motivated and productive at their jobs. In this program, learn how to promote and grow a more dynamic, engaged and positive workforce. Understand what elements contribute to a positive work environment and set the stage for individuals to meet their goals and experience professional successes.
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BSAD 5205 70095 2/22/2018-2/22/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMTHU104-O'NeillHilary Maricle$120.00 Take This Class

Farm and Ranch Welding

This course provides you with applied skills in the construction, maintenance, and repair of welded agricultural equipment and facilities. Emphasis is placed on the welding processes commonly used in the agricultural industry; shielded metal arc welding (SMAW) stick and gas metal arc welding (GMAW). You will gain a technical understanding of welding safety; equipment setup, operation and maintenance; metallurgy; and proper material handling and preparation techniques that apply to the MIG and stick welding processes.
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WELD 1990 23672 1/10/2018-2/28/20187:00 PM-10:00 PMWED132/133-O'NeillJohn Knapp$227.00 Take This Class

Heartsaver Adult CPR and AED

The Heartsaver CPR course is a modular CPR course that teaches how to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies including cardiac arrest and choking for responsive and non-responsive adults. The general public is the target audience for this course. The application and use of the automated, electronic defibrillator (AED) is also included. The ISBN is 9781616694241. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5140 70162 1/18/2018-1/18/20181:00 PM-5:00 PMTHUExtended Campus 104-O'NeillJ. Reiman$40 Take This Class

Heartsaver First Aid and CPR and AED Adult, Child and Infant

The Heartsaver First Aid and CPR and AED Adult, Child and Infant course combines techniques in First Aid and CPR and AED situations- teaching rescuers to recognize and treat cardiac arrest and choking for a adult, child and infant victims, use an AED and First Aid. This course teaches management of certain environmental reactions; allergic reactions, cuts, wounds, bites, and various situations requiring treatments. Upon completion the student will have an understanding of First Aid care and basic CPR and AED procedures for an adult, child and infant. The ISBN is 9781616694241. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5130 70189 2/22/2018-2/22/201812:00 PM-8:00 PMTHU132-O'NeillJ. Reiman $80.00 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 24007 1/22/2018-2/5/20189:00 AM-3:45 PMMON TUE WED THU SATExtended Campus 105-O'NeillK. Hoffmann$340.50 Take This Class

Microsoft Excel 2016 - 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 70127 4/10/2018-4/17/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE122-O'NeillJane Dexter$60.00 Take This Class

Microsoft Word 2016 - Level 1

Learn the essentials of Microsoft Word and word processing. Create, navigate and save documents, apply character and paragraph formatting, insert symbols, and create headers and footers. Find out how to check spelling and grammar, add page breaks, work with document views, and learn how to print and convert documents to PDF.
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INFO 5120 70126 3/20/2018-3/27/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE122-O'NeillJane Dexter$60.00 Take This Class

Nurse Aide

This course is designed to meet the Nebraska Health & Human Services System training requirements for nurse aide certification and employment in long-term care facilities. This course combines classroom lecture and laboratory application for the development of basic skills needed to provide safe, effective, and caring services to the elderly or chronically ill patient of any age, in a long-term care facility. Upon completion of this course, the student is eligible to take the state written and practical skills exam. After successfully passing this examination and completing the application procedure, the students name will be placed on the basic nurse aide registry at the Nebraska Health and Human Services Regulation and Licensure, Credentialing Division. The book is located in the campus bookstore, 402-844-7140. CLASS CANNOT BE REGISTERED ONLINE. An additional $45 fee will be required if student choose to register to take the Certified Nursing Assistant exam at the end of the course. This $45 fee will be required at the time of the non-credit exam registration. **More specific class information may be listed in "Take This Class".**
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NURA 1110 24008 2/12/2018-3/2/20189:00 AM-4:45 PMMON TUE WED THU FRI SATExtended Campus 105-O'NeillK. Hoffmann$340.50 Take This Class
NURA 1110 24009 3/19/2018-4/12/20189:00 AM-4:45 PMMON TUE WED THU SATExtended Campus 105-O'NeillK. Hoffmann$340.50 Take This Class

Personal Money Management

Learn about personal money management concepts including establishing financial values and goals, determining sources of income, and identifying expenses. Understand how to distinguish between needs and wants, and preparing a budget, and manage income and bill paying. Basic banking and checkbook balancing, as well as recognizing the importance of using and maintaining credit.
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FNPL 5105 70086 1/31/2018-2/7/20187:00 PM-9:00 PMWED123/122-O'NeillJill Everitt$40.00 Take This Class

Photographic Principles and DSLRs

Do you have a Digital SLR or are you considering getting one? This course can help you decide if a DSLR is right for you or what you need to learn to effectively use the one you have. We will explore an overview of basic photographic concepts and then look at how DSLRs can be used to create wonderful and unique photos. Bring your camera equipment, manuals, and tripod if you have them. Also bring a laptop. tablet, or smartphone if available.
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ARTS 5165 70123 1/29/2018-1/29/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTBD105-O'NeillMark Urwiller$30.00 Take This Class

Positive Communication

The purpose of communication is to get your message across to others clearly and unambiguously. Doing this involves effort from both the sender of the message and the receiver. And it's a process that can be fraught with error, misinterpretation, confusion and missed opportunity. In this training, participants will explore the many opportunities and barriers that lead to and/or inhibit successful communication. They will explore breakdowns and roadblocks that stand in their way both personally and professionally, and they will learn best practices to convey their thoughts and ideas effectively.
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BSAD 5120 60604 12/13/2017-12/13/20179:00 AM-12:00 PMWED104-O'NeillElmer Miller$120.00 Take This Class

QuickBooks for Agriculture

This course is an introduction to QuickBooks. Its main objectives are to introduce you to the basic features in QuickBooks and to give you an opportunity for hands-on practice. You'll learn about the types of information you need to track in your farm and ranch business, how to modify reports to fit your operation, build a cash flow and you'll see how to enter that information and track it in QuickBooks. By the time you complete this course, you'll be familiar with the most common tasks, and you'll know where to find information about more advanced features.
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ACCT 5100 70110 2/6/2018-2/6/20189:00 AM-4:00 PMTUE122-O'NeillDenise Pribil$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. You 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 70115 2/15/2018-2/15/20189:00 AM-4:00 PMTHU122-O'NeillDenise Pribil$60.00 Take This Class

Quickbooks Level 2

This course covers creating inventory, dealing with items, and adjusting inventory counts on a continual basis. Learn about Sales Tax and Sales Tax groups, paying your sales tax, running payroll, and paying your payroll liabilities. We will create capital assets and utilize the Loan Manager, generating an amortization schedule. Discuss dealing with bad debt and creating journal entries.
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ACCT 5300 70117 2/22/2018-2/22/20189:00 AM-4:00 PMTHU122-O'NeillDenise Pribil$60.00 Take This Class

Roles and Responsibilities of a Leader

As a leader you are responsible for everything that happens or fails to happen. Leaders/managers/supervisors participating in this session will obtain practical knowledge as they explore the roles and responsibilities of being a leader. For the new managers and leaders, this will assist them in navigating past the dysfunctional structures and procedures that many of them inherit and limit the number of difficult situation they find themselves involved in. This training will instruct managers and leaders to look beyond assumptions and past perceptions of the company or previous leaders and help them to focus on the bigger picture.
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LEAD 5120 70096 3/13/2018-3/13/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMTUE104-O'NeillDan Kuester$120.00 Take This Class

Small Engines, Motorcycles, ATV Maintenance & Repair

Whether you love riding and fixing ATVs and motorcycles as a hobby or a career, or simply want to work on small engines such as lawn mowers, chain saws, snow blowers or more this course is for you. You will develop the skills necessary to inspect, test, repair, and maintain nearly anything with a small engine. Whether a beginner or advanced student, learn how to save money by making your own repairs. Class includes lab time to work on hands-on projects.
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DESL 1990 23982 3/15/2018-5/9/20185:30 PM-8:45 PMTHU131/132-O'NeillJames Jones$227.00 Take This Class

Team Building

The overall goals of team building are to increase the teams understanding of team dynamics and improve how the team works together. Unlike working as a group, working as a team incorporates group accountability rather than individual accountability and results in a collective work product. The focus of this training is to understand the importance of teams and develop skills that are necessary to build highly productive teams.
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BSAD 5125 70100 4/11/2018-4/11/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMWED104-O'NeillElmer Miller$120.00 Take This Class

Time Management

Discover techniques to help you master your time and maximize your effectiveness at home and on the job. In this interactive training, learn how to plan, schedule and defend your time against time-wasters and procrastination. Learn to focus time and energy on your high-return activities and stop saying “yes” when you really mean “no”. Explore the advantages of delegation and learn when it is both appropriate and beneficial for you to do so.
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BSAD 5135 70101 5/3/2018-5/3/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMTHU104-O'NeillHilary Maricle$120.00 Take This Class


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