West Point Classes

The schedule of classes at West Point

Beginning Beekeeping

Learn about beginning beekeeping. This class will give an overview of a typical season's work, honeybee life cycles, terminology, and equipment needed. The goal of this class is to inspire further learning about honeybees and the courage to try it. Class will be lecture based.
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AGRI 5120 70109 2/20/2020-2/20/20206:30 PM-8:30 PMTHUTech Center 102-West PointMelissa Heberer$20.00 Take This Class

Computer Gaming and Programming

Learn the basics of programming! This course is designed to teach the fundamentals of programming and computational thinking, instill confidence in working with technology, and show how to create basic apps and games. Learn how to create your very own game by the end of class!
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INFO 5101 70145 2/8/2020-2/8/20201:00 PM-4:00 PMSATEd Center 212-West PointMatt Stansberry$30.00 Take This Class

Cricut T-shirt

Get the most out of your Cricut! Join Laci in this interactive class to learn how to use your cricut machine. You will learn how to use DesignSpace while also creating a design for a shirt! You can create one for yourself or as a gift! Laci will bring her heat press so you will leave the class with a finished shirt! If you have a cricut bring your machine and a laptop to the class. Don’t have a cricut? Come and learn what it can all do! Bring your own shirt! All other supplies will be provided and are included in the cost of the class.
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HOEC 5135 70112 3/10/2020-3/10/20206:00 PM-8:00 PMTUETech Center 102-West PointLaci Fitch$30.00 Take This Class

Crochet - Basics and Beyond

Learn the stitches, tools and techniques you need to get started with crochet! You will learn 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 this down-to-earth approach as you learn to do a basic chain stitch, then 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 70106 2/11/2020-2/25/20206:30 PM-8:00 PMTUETech Center 102-West PointCarol Schuetze$45.00 Take This Class

Digital Photography I

In this beginner digital photography course you will learn the basics of your digital camera. Learn the different controls and modes your camera has to offer as well as how to compose a good image. We will discuss the different brands of cameras as well as learn the various lens options. This class is the beginning of taking you from auto mode to full manual.
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ARTS 5105 70117 3/19/2020-3/19/20206:00 PM-9:00 PMTHUEd Center 212-West PointErin Beutler$30.00 Take This Class

Digital Photography II

In part II of the digital photography journey, you will build on what we learned in week 1 by becoming familiar with other photography gear like memory cards and batteries. Furthermore, you will learn about additional items such as umbrellas, flashes, soft boxes, and other photo gear. Again, join our instructor to learn all about your camera and the gear you can use to compose great shots!
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ARTS 5305 70119 3/26/2020-3/26/20206:00 PM-9:00 PMTHUEd Center 212-West PointErin Beutler$30 Take This Class

Digital Photography III

Take what you learned and let’s go shoot! In the final part of the Digital Photography series, you will get to take what you’ve learned about ISO, aperture, and shutter speed to get yourself shooting in full manual mode. Practice everything you learned during a real maternity shoot! The instructor will guide you as you learn to compose a good shot, work with lighting, and capture some great shots with your camera, all in full manual mode!
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ARTS 5500 70120 4/2/2020-4/2/20206:00 PM-9:00 PMTHUEd Center 212-West PointErin Beutler$30.00 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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TRAN5110 CRN#70100/70101 4/4/2020-4/11/20208:00 AM-1:00 PMFRI SAT SUNWPEC-West PointDan Loofe$295.00 Take This Class

Estate Planning

Death is a hard reality to confront but planning for the future can be very beneficial for those loved ones left behind. Preparing documents like wills, trusts and power of attorneys in advance, may alleviate stress and bring comfort and clarity during the grieving process. These classes will teach you: what to consider before having these documents prepared, how to protect your assets, minimize tax consequences, how to designate someone else to make important decisions for you and how to ensure those wishes are carried out.
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FNPL 5110 70118 3/24/2020-3/31/20206:30 PM-8:00 PMTUETech Center 102-West PointBen Borgmann$30.00 Take This Class

Faux Leather Earrings Using Cricut

Learn how to create a custom set of faux leather earrings for yourself or as a gift! It’s a simple and fun project! The possibilities are endless! All supplies will be included. Let's have some fun and get creative!
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HOEC 5135 70110 3/3/2020-3/3/20206:30 PM-8:30 PMTUETech Center 102-West PointJudy Mutzenberger$30.00 Take This Class

Furniture Rehab

Learn the basics of furniture painting, staining, and/or distressing with instructor Shelly Stark in this 3-session class. Paint can help you to transform a solid well-constructed piece of furniture into something beautiful, trendy/classic, and unique for very little money. No experience needed, just come and join the fun, while making a gorgeous piece to take home! (Note: Students will choose a furniture item to bring to class for painting. If you need information on where to find a quality, low cost piece to work with the instructor can help. Students will need to call or text the instructor at 402-987-4203 for a list of supplies to bring to class.)
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HOEC 5135 70107 2/12/2020-2/25/20206:30 PM-8:30 PMTUE WEDTech Center 115-West PointShelly Stark$75.00 Take This Class

Geneology - Climbing Your Family Tree

Tracking your family's history is a fascinating journey. Who will you discover? Genealogy Basics will help you understand the genealogy research process and the way we interpret the information we find. This course guides you through the search process for family names using several web sites. You'll discover, in simple terms, where to look, who to contact and how to make your family history come alive. With the digitization of historical records, it is now possible to do much of this research from the comfort of your home.
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GENE 5100 70122 4/23/2020-4/23/20206:00 PM-9:00 PMTHUTech Center 102-West PointMichelle Monson$30.00 Take This Class

HIPAA Refresher

In this course, we will discuss the background and purpose of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy Rule.  Participants will identify ways in which HIPAA applies to healthcare providers, review basic HIPAA definitions, and apply HIPAA basics in a practice setting. Discussion will also be held around how to safeguard protected health information in any format, identification of who protected information may be shared with and differentiating between Internal and External disclosers.  There will be plenty of time for questions and answers. This course is applicable to anyone who comes into contact with protected health information. *Certificates of completion will be provided.*
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BSAD 5102 70254 3/18/2020-3/18/20206:00 PM-9:00 PMWEDEd Center 222-West PointTina Mazuch$60.00 Take This Class

Insurance: Cyber Decision Making (36586-NE; 100679-IA)

First party. Third party. All parties should be reviewing their cyber exposure in today's business environment. Get the lastest on underwriting, evaluating risk, identifying coverage's and discuss best practice for your business.
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INSU 5215 70114 3/12/2020-3/12/20209:00 AM-12:00 PMTHUEd Center 219-West PointLaurie Vanderwal$45.00 Take This Class

Insurance: So You Want To Be an Insurance Professional (#36324-NE; #100329-IA)

Risk management in today’s changing environment. Discuss the “do’s” and “don’ts” of documentation, coverage gaps, and steps the team can take to successfully navigate the E&O challenges of today.
**A minimum enrollment is required two weeks prior to the class date. Please enroll early to ensure this class will successfully be held.**
Nebraska Department of Insurance Course ID#36324-NE; #100329-IA; 3 hours of Continuing Education-Ethics
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INSU 5185 70113 3/12/2020-3/12/20201:00 PM-4:00 PMTHUEd Center 219-West PointLaurie Vanderwal$45.00 Take This Class

iPhone, iPad - Basics

Discover how to use an iPhone and iPad for emailing, browsing the web, managing time, getting directions, taking notes, talking photos, and listening to music. Explore free applications that can be downloaded to your device. Participants need to bring their own iPad or iPhone fully charged and know your Apple ID or iCloud ID and password.
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INFO 5160 70104 2/10/2020-2/10/20206:30 PM-9:30 PMMONEd Center 212-West PointPatty Schinstock$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 70108 2/17/2020-2/17/20006:30 PM-9:30 PMMONEd Center 212-West PointPatty Schisntock$30.00 Take This Class

Jewelry Making

Perfect for special occasions! Think Valentine’s Day, Easter, Confirmation, Graduation or for everyday wear or gift giving! Learn how to create a custom fit bracelet, earrings or necklace. The skills you will learn in this class will enable you to assemble your own custom jewelry. The possibilities are endless! All supplies will be included, your choice. Let's have some fun and get creative!
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HOEC 5135 70105 2/11/2020-2/11/20206:30 PM-8:30 PMTUETech Center 102-West PointJudy Mutzenberger$30.00 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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HLTH 1120 24838 3/23/2020-5/4/20205:00 PM-9:00 PMMON THUExtended Campus 207-West PointM. Dickson$366.00 Take This Class

QuickBooks 2018 - 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 70111 3/6/2020-3/6/20209:00 AM-4:00 PMFRIEd Center 212-West PointDiann Ballard$60.00 Take This Class

QuickBooks 2018 - 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 loan accounts, and discuss dealing with bad debt.
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ACCT 5300 70115 3/13/2020-3/13/20209:00 AM-4:00 PMFRIEd Center 212-West PointDiann Ballard$60.00 Take This Class

REAL ESTATE: 10 Coaching Points for Home Buyers (0721)

From exclusive buyer representation to property search and discovery to specific contract language protecting the home buyer to negotiations to closing, this 3 hour continuing education class offers tips and techniques to effectively coach home buyers through their real estate experience from agency to acquisition.
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REAL 5210 70247 5/26/2020-5/26/20201:00 PM-4:00 PMTUEEd Center 206-West PointMark Wehner$45.00 Take This Class

REAL ESTATE: Ethics Training (0497R)

The National Association of Realtors approved course that meets the quadrennial Ethics course requirement. This course is a study of the Realtor Code of Ethics.
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REAL 5135 70250 5/27/2020-5/27/20201:00 PM-4:00 PMWEDEd Center 206-West PointMark Wehner$45.00 Take This Class

REAL ESTATE: Profiting from the Paperwork - Purchase Agreement (0019R)

Complete with a line-by-line tutorial, this class makes the purchase agreement a great tool for agents to “educate” the home buyer on every facet of the real estate contract. This allows the agent to do a better job for the buyer, and it’s an opportunity to earn future referrals for a job well done. (Basic)
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REAL 5225 70248 5/26/2020-5/26/20206:00 PM-9:00 PMTUEEd Center 206-West PointMark Wehner$45.00 Take This Class

REAL ESTATE: Profiting from the Pending (0270)

This class offers the perfect blend of attention to detail and buyer/seller relationship building, as it demonstrates how the agent can set the stage for smoother real estate transactions without surprises, and after the sale goes pending. (Basic)
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REAL 5180 70249 5/27/2020-5/27/20209:00 AM-12:00 PMWEDEd Center 206-West PointMark Wehner$45.00 Take This Class

REAL ESTATE: REEmarkable Risk Reduction (0903R)

This course will detail key points of risk for today's real estate agent. From representation, to environmental, and the law, the participating agent will gain a solid foundation to keep them and their broker out of real estate jail.
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REAL 5510 70246 5/26/2020-5/26/20209:00 AM-12:00 PMTUEEd Center 206-West PointMark Wehner$45.00 Take This Class

Smartphones - Discovering Your Droid!

Whether you’re thinking of getting an Android smartphone or already have one, this class if for you. Discover the basics of the Android smartphone. Explore pictures, sharing pictures, texting, managing contacts, working with apps and using the internet with your phone. Bring your user ID and password and be sure your phone is fully charged.
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INFO 5200 70121 4/15/2020-4/15/20206:30 PM-9:30 PMWEDEd Center 212-West PointPatty Schinstock$30.00 Take This Class

Social Media for Business

Is your business active on social media? Are you avoiding it because you are unsure where to start or the value that it brings? Social Media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and others) can help build relationships, increase brand awareness, and help your community know more about what it is that you do. Attend this class to learn how you can apply strategy to your business's social media efforts to maximize reach efficiently. 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 70116 3/17/2020-3/17/20206:00 PM-9:00 PMTUEEd Center 212-West PointLaci Fitch$30.00 Take This Class

Streaming Services

Learn about streaming services! Some of the most popular streaming devices are Roku, Chromecast, Firestick and Apple TV. You can enjoy watching Netflix, Hulu, ESPN, Amazon videos or other services in order to actually stream shows, movies and music! Come learn the ins and outs of streaming!
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INFO 5103 70186 2/8/2020-2/8/202010:00 AM-12:00 PMSATEd Center 212-West PointMatt Stansberry$20.00 Take This Class

Trauma Assessments

3-hr Continuing Education Workshops for Emergency Medical Technicians. No Costs. *This program is funded in whole or in part with funds provided through the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services Office of Emergency Health Systems.
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EMTN 6380 0 2/18/2020-2/18/20207:00 PM-10:00 PMTUEFire Hall-West PointB. Korth0 Take This Class


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