O'Neill Classes

The schedule of classes at O'Neill

Acrylic Expressions

Join the letter craze! Letters have become artistic elements, and now you can create your own personalized piece of artwork on a ready to hang 12x12 canvas. Choose a lettter and learn some fun techniques you can use in your design. No two are ever alike. Bring an apron or wear old clothes. All the supplies provided. No experience necessary.
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ARTS 5163 60241 10/11/2018-10/11/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTHU132-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class

Acrylic: Autumn Falling

In this somewhat abstract painting class, students will create a forest with serenely falling brushstroke leaves. Your painting will be 'you'nique, as the subject 'leaves' a lot of room for interpretation and creative license. Ready to hang, this long narrow 12x24 canvas willl add the right touch to your fall decor. All the supplies provided. Wear old clothes or bring an apron....and a friend! Good for all levels.
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ARTS 5163 60244 10/16/2018-10/16/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE131-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class
ONEX 131 60245 10/18/2018-10/18/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMTHU131-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class

Acrylic: Bell Pepper

"I'm a pepper, you're a pepper, wouldn't you like to paint a pepper too?" Painting a pepper is perfectly possible! Students in this class will be given step by step instructions on how to paint a large bell peper, in a color of their choice on a 12x12 canvas. Wear an apron or old clothes. All supplies provided. Invite a friend for a colorful morning together. Good for any age/level.
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ARTS 5163 60216 9/13/2018-9/13/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMTHU131-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class

Acrylic: Holiday Lights

Of all the lights that shine during the holidays, nothing is more quiet and serene than that of a gently burning candle. In this acrylic-on-canvas class, students will produce and 11x14 painting of pillar candles with a holiday flair. Step-by-step instructions still allow for choices of color and other elements to make a truly one-of-a-kind piece of art. All levels welcome and supplies provided. Wear old clothes or bring an apron.
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ARTS 5163 60254 11/13/2018-11/13/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE131-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class

Acrylic: Sunflowers

Sun'sational September sunflowers will be the subject of this acrylic on canvas painting class. Students will fill a 16 X 20 canvas with various shades of yellows and gold as they follow step-by-step instructions while adding a personal touch to their piece. Wear an apron or old clothes. Bring a friend for some creative comraderie. All the supplies provided. No experience necessary.
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ARTS 5163 60124 9/5/2018-9/5/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMWED131-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class
ARTS 5163 60215 9/11/2018-9/11/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE131-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class

Agri-business Seminar

This class will cover, in detail, the sales tax exemption for commercial agricultural producers on the purchase and repair of equipment. Discussion will include qualifying agricultural operations, equipment and parts, and how to obtain a refund for tax paid on parts for depreciable agricultural equipment purchased prior to October 1, 2014. Exemptions for feed, seed, and chemicals will be explained. A portion of the session will be dedicated to contractors who build structures, such as grain bins used in agricultural operations. Instructors will teach participants how to complete tax returns for a variety of scenarios, as well as related exemption and refund forms. This session will benefit farmers, implement dealers, equipment suppliers, and parts store owners, as well as those who operate machine shops and other types of repair facilities. It is also relevant to feed & seed suppliers. 3 hours of CPE credit available. This course will be offered via distance learning technology from Norfolk to Ainsworth, 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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9/13/2018-9/13/20181:00 PM-4:00 PMTHU104-O'NeillNebraska Department of Revenue$15.00 Take This Class

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 60221 9/24/2018-9/24/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMMON132-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 60236 9/26/2018-9/26/20181:00 PM-4:00 PMWED122-O'NeillClif Petersen$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 60237 10/3/2018-10/3/20181:00 PM-4:00 PMWED122-O'NeillClif Petersen$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 vs. uploading, saving, and storing information retrieved from the internet. Anti-virus, firewall, and malware software will be discussed.
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INFO 5140 60239 10/10/2018-10/10/20181:00 PM-4:00 PMWED122-O'NeillClif Petersen$30.00 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 September 19 - 20 at the O'Neill Extended Campus. The driving/testing portion will take place at Norfolk Campus October 15 - 19. 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 60150/60151 9/19/2018-10/19/20188:00 AM-5:00 PMMON TUE WED THU FRIONEX 131, O'Neill Extended Campus / UTIL 104, Norfolk Campus-O'NeillCook/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 60261 10/9/2018-11/20/20185:15 PM-6:00 PMTUE THU131-O'NeillJodi Loecker$75.00 Take This Class

CPR Instructor Renewal

This American Heart Association course is a recertification for current CPR Instructors. Any new materials and new procedures will be included in this 4-hour class. Students must bring their current instructor card. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5400 60129 9/5/2018-9/5/20186:00 PM-10:00 PMWEDTBA-O'NeillT. O'Brien$40.00 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 60248 10/23/2018-10/23/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE132-O'NeillTonia Seretta$45.00 Take This Class

Cupcakes 101 (For Kids)

This class is for young students, 8-10 years old who will 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. This would be a fun class to take with your parent/grandparent too! You will take home your own set of decorating tools, and some cupcakes to share.
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HOEC 5180 60243 10/13/2018-10/13/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMSAT132-O'NeillTonia Seretta$45.00 Take This Class

Cupcakes 101 (For Youth & Teens)

This class is for young students, ages 11 and up, who will 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. Sign up with a parent, a grandparent, or friends! You will take home your own set of decorating tools and some cupcakes to share.
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HOEC 5180 60242 10/13/2018-10/13/20182:00 PM-5:00 PMSAT132-O'NeillTonia Seretta$45.00 Take This Class

Driver's Education

This is a Provisional Operators Permit Driver Training course for individuals 14-17 years old. You will acquire the basic skills to operate a vehicle. Bring Learner's or School permit to the first class. 20 hours of classroom and at least 6 hours of driving are required. The book is provided for the class. Parents/Guardians are asked to attend the first part of the first class along with the student. The driving experience will be arranged with the student.
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TRAN 5110 60139/60048 8/6/2018-8/10/201812:00 PM-4:00 PMMON TUE WED THU FRI132-O'NeillJeanne Krotter$295.00 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 Ainsworth, 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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9/13/2018-9/13/20188:30 AM-12:00 PMTHU104-O'NeillNebraska Department of Revenue$15.00 Take This Class

Headstones and History

The Irish have always loved a good story, and in a prairie town begun by Irish settlers, a few of those good stories are sure to be found at the local cemetery. Instructor Natalie Butterfield will draw on insider knowledge, with family going back 140 years here, to share “the stories behind the stones” at the historic O’Neill Cemetery. Besides answering general questions like “What’s with those concrete tree trunks?”, you will be hear tales of heroism, hilarity, and undying love. Meet men who risked their lives in dedication to duty, like William Froelich, the remarkable Kearns brothers, and hear of a blood feud that lasted beyond the grave. Learn of the saintly Monsignor, Michael Cassidy, and of the Angel of Corregidor, along with rebels, renegades, and ordinary people enduring extraordinary events. You will gain a deeper knowledge of these fascinating personalities and their circumstances, in a way that must be experienced to be understood. This class will meet the first night at the O’Neill Extended Campus, for a discussion and presentation, and will conclude with a walking tour of the cemetery on the second night of the class.
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HORC 5130 60238 10/9/2018-10/11/20186:30 PM-8:15 PMWEDTBD-O'NeillNatalie Butterfield$30.00 Take This Class

History of U.S. Military Artifacts

This will be a three-session course that will introduce you to the world of United States military artifacts. With most Americans having at least one member in their family that has served in the armed forces, many have come into contact with some type of military artifact. Session 1 - You will get to see and learn about the uniforms worn by U.S. forces from the American Revolution to today. Session 2 - Explore the extensive field of specific unit shoulder insignia and design from its beginnings in World War I to modern times. Session 3 - Discuss the Decorations and Awards of the U.S. Armed Forces. You will have the opportunity to view, handle and inspect authentic military collectables. Sessions will also include time for the class to research family artifacts.
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HORC 5145 60253 11/8/2018-11/8/20186:03 PM-9:00 PMTHU132-O'NeillMark Hunt$45.00 Take This Class

HR Certification Preparation

This class will provide instruction in the current Human Resource Management Body of Knowledge as identified by the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI). Participants will engage in discussion and complete questions representative of those likely to be on the HRCI Professional in Human Resources (PHR) or Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) exam or the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) exams. This course will be offered via distance learning technology from South Sioux City and is designed to prepare for certification exam; the actual exam is not conducted in the class. For optimal benefit from the course, students should purchase (on their own) the "PHR Study Guide 2017" (ISBN: 978-1-63530-133-5); available from a number of online retailers.
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BSAD 5310 60186 10/3/2018-11/7/20186:00 PM-8:30 PMWED104-O'NeillDr. Cyndi Hanson$150.00 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. **More specific class information may be listed in "Take This Class".** Financial assistance is available through the Community College GAP Assistance Program for students meeting income guidelines. For more information, call 402-844-7245.
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15447 HLTH 1120 8/27/2018-9/12/20188:00 AM-3:35 PMMON TUE WED THUExtended Campus 105-O'NeillK. Hoffman$348.00 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 60256 11/28/2018-12/5/20181:00 PM-4:00 PMWED122-O'NeillClif Petersen$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 60240 10/24/2018-10/31/20181:00 PM-4:00 PMWED122-O'NeillClif Petersen$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".** Financial assistance is available through the Community College GAP Assistance Program for students meeting income guidelines. For more information, call 402-844-7245.
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15446 NURA 1110 10/17/2018-11/14/20189:00 AM-3:35 PMMON TUE WED THU FRIExtended Campus 105-O'NeillK. Hoffman$348.00 Take This Class
15448 NURA 1110 11/26/2018-12/13/20188:00 AM-4:35 PMMON TUE WED THU FRI SATExtended Campus 105-O'NeillK. Hoffman$348.00 Take This Class

Photographic Principles and DSLRs

Do you have a Digital SLR camera 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. You will explore some basic photographic concepts and then look at how DSLRs can be used to create wonderful and unique photos. If you have camera equipment, manuals, and tripod, please bring to class. Also bring a laptop, tablet, or smartphone if available.
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ARTS 5165 60220 9/17/2018-9/17/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMMON105-O'NeillMark Urwiller$30.00 Take This Class

Watercolor: Botanical Prints

Simplicity. So much modern interior design applies the concept of simplicity for a clean, fresh look. Botanical prints follow this idea. Create your own triptych of original botanical prints in watercolor. Students will learn blending techniques as well as simple brush strokes, and apply these elements to die-cut leaf shapes. Result will be three frameable one-of-a-kind watercolor prints. All supplies provided. Bring a friend. You'll love seeing the different results!
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ARTS 5163 60252 11/7/2018-11/7/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMWED132-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class

Watercolor: Bountiful Harvest

October orange, crimson and bronze become the signature of the Bountiful Harvest watercolor class. Learn how to turn brush strokes into pumpkins, carrots, leaves, and autumn wildflowers. Use these sweet little works of art for greeting cards, or gift tags to embellish gifts given from your own bountiful harvest. All the supplies provided. No experience necessary.
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ARTS 5163 60219 10/3/2018-10/3/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMWED132-O'NeillR. Otte$38.00 Take This Class
ARTS 5163 60249 10/23/2018-10/23/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMTUE132-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class

Watercolor: Sunflowers

"Here Comes the Sun(flowers)!" In this class, learn basic floral watercolor techniques to create simple sunflowers in a similar blooms. The process will show students loose and flowing methods of the medium, which will ultimately become a frameable piece of sunflower art. All supplies provided. No experience necessary.
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ARTS 5163 60217 9/18/2018-9/18/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE132-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class
ARTS 5163 60218 9/26/2018-9/26/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMWED132-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class

Watercolor: Winter Wonderland

Christmas ornaments in blended colors, a star-studded winter sky, a textured evergreen wreath-beautiful signs of the holiday season! Create these and more; simple yet elegant designs in watercolor, using salt, toothpicks, Kleenex, and vibrant colors. Turn them into one-of-a-kind greeting cards for an extra special someone…or to frame for your own holiday décor! Sign up now. Class size is limited
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ARTS 5163 60255 11/28/2018-11/28/20186:30 PM-9:30 PMWED132-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class
ARTS 5163 60257 12/6/2018-12/6/20189:00 AM-12:00 PMTHU132-O'NeillRanell Otte$38.00 Take This Class


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