West Point Classes

The schedule of classes at West Point

Appy Hour! All About Apps!

There are so many apps out there, it is hard to keep up with the trends. Keeping track of your budget, making a family calendar, comparing prices when shopping, keeping notes, making traveling easier, or even teaching your kids colors can all be done through apps. Many businesses such as banks and retail stores also have apps to make your experience quicker and more convenient. With apps the possibilities are endless! Come join us in discovering what apps are, how they can be valuable and make your life easier.
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INFO 5230 70269 4/11/2017-4/11/20176:00 PM-8:00 PMTUERm 212-West PointLaci Fitch$20.00 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

Computer Security and Troubleshooting

Have you ever wondered why your PC slows down over time? Want to explore ways to keep your PC and personal information safe from the bad guys? If so, this is the class for you! We will cover techniques that hackers use to try and steal your information or render your computer unusable. This class will cover features in regards to Windows 7, 8 &10.
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INFO 5270 70300 3/30/2017-3/30/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTHURm 212-West PointTrevor Bailey$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: 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

Cricut: Tile Monogram

Get the most out of your Cricut and make images that are anything but one dimensional! Join Shelly in this interactive class to learn how to use your cricut machine. You will create a monogram out of vinyl and place it on a tile for a decorative item that you can display at home. 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! All supplies will be provided and are included in the cost of the class.
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HOEC 5135 70343 3/15/2017-3/15/20176:00 PM-8:00 PMWEDRm 212-West PointShelly Harriger$24.50 Take This Class

Digital Photography I

Capture your memories! Learn the skills to taking a well-shot image. Discover the basic functions and capabilities of the camera, gain an understanding of an image’s composition and exposure as well as learning about brands of cameras and the different lens options. Bring your digital camera and learn the basic functions to improve your photography skills. Don’t have a digital camera? Come and decide if purchasing one would be right for you. Take that step out of auto mode. Join photographer Jenn Wiemann for this interactive class all about digital photography.
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ARTS 5105 70291 3/23/2017-3/23/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTHURm 207-West PointJenn Wiemann$30.00 Take This Class

Digital Photography II

Take your photography to the next level! During this class, you will build your skills by learning about the parts of the camera and additional gear such as flashes, memory cards, batteries, chargers and much more! Questions pertaining to your individual camera will also be answered during this session. Once again, join photographer Jenn Wiemann for this hands-on class.
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ARTS 5305 70299 3/30/2017-3/30/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTHURm 212-West PointJenn Wiemann$30.00 Take This Class

Digital Photography III: Shoot in Real Life

Learn to shoot in REAL LIFE! Apply knowledge of Aperture, shutter speed and ISO to take great images! During this class, you will get to practice what you have learned by shooting a styled session. Learn from photographer Jenn Wiemann as she walks through the steps of an engagement session to help you experience a live shoot with hands-on instructions.





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ARTS 5500 70301 3/6/2017-3/6/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTHURm 207-West PointJenn Wiemann$30.00 Take This Class

DIY Reversible Holiday Blocks: Spring and Easter

Have you seen those cute and fun reversible holiday blocks? Join Shelly as she walks you through how to create your own DIY wooden block set that you can use to decorate for Spring and Easter. If you have a cricut, please bring the machine and a laptop. However, having a cricut machine is not required. You will need to bring your own scrapbooking paper to class (6 – 12 sheets). All other supplies are included and in the cost of the class.
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HOEC 5135 70344 3/27/2017-3/27/20176:00 PM-8:30 PMTBDRm 212-West PointShelly Harriger$35.25 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

Forklift Safety Training

Keep yourself and your workplace safe from one of the leading causes of workplace injuries. Forklift training is required for all operators to develop & reinforce safe operating practices, learn the differences between various lift trucks, reduce injuries to co-workers and operators, and minimize damage to property and cargo. You will learn: training requirements for each style of forklift, how to conduct a pre-operation inspection, classes of forklifts, principles of safety related to forklift movement and stability, accident prevention rules for safety forklift operation, safe load handling, special re-fueling guidelines and requirements for practical training and evaluation. This course meets the latest OSHA classroom training requirements and must be supplemented by site-specific, hands-on training and evaluation. Certificates will be issued upon successful completion.
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SAFT 5100 70382 4/6/2017-4/6/201712:30 PM-4:30 PMTHUWPEC 207-West PointNebraska Safety Council$105.00 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

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

Marketing Your Business on the Internet

Find out how to market your business or organization on the Internet, even if you have little or no money to spend! In this practical, hands-on course, you’ll discover proven methods that will help you establish an Internet presence and build an online brand identity. You’ll learn how search engine optimization (SEO) works. You’ll understand how to use online advertising, email marketing, and social media to drive business to your website. Finally, you’ll learn how to keep your visitors coming back again and again!
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INFO 5355 70295 3/21/2017-3/28/20176:30 PM-9:30 PMTUERm 212-West PointPatty Schinstock$50.00 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

OSHA 10 Hour for Construction

Understand all that OSHA requires in its Construction Industries Standard 29CFR1926. This program was developed by the U.S. Department of Labor to provide construction workers, supervisors, and other personnel responsible for construction activities with an awareness of safety & health concerns in the construction industry. Attendees will become familiar with the OSHA requirements for a number of construction activities. The focus of the class is to provide attendees with available options to control hazards associated with construction. Students will receive a course completion card issued through the Department of Labor-OSHA. Topics include: introduction; overview of the OSH Act & the General Safety & Health Provisions, and the Occupational Health & Environmental Controls; OSHA inspections; health hazards; basic safety requirements; PPE; fire protection & prevention; materials handling, and storage use and disposal; hand & power tools; electrical; scaffolding; fall protection; excavations; concrete & masonry; and stairways & ladders. Workbook and OSHA-10 Hour Certification Card are included in the course cost. This course will meet from 8:00-4:30 on day 1 and 8:00-12:00 on day 2.
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SAFT 5145 70389 4/5/2017-4/6/20178:00 AM-4:30 PMWED THUWPEC 207-West PointNebraska Safety Council$250.00 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

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

String Art

Take pride in where you live! Get into the crafting mood by making a cute and simple string art piece that you will be proud to display. The instructor will walk you through the process of creating a heart within Nebraska using only wood, nails, and string. You will need to bring a hammer to the class. All other materials will be provided and are included in the cost of the class.
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HOEC 5135 70321 4/4/2017-4/4/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTUERm 212-West PointBrooke Meister$37.00 Take This Class

Succulent Garden Boxes

Come and create a beautiful, one of a kind succulent garden box that you can hang or place in your garden. You will learn how to care for succulents and how they can be used in the garden landscape. Bev will also share tips for all your summer flower pots. Supplies included in the class are a wood box container, soil and a variety of succulent cuttings.
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HORT 5110 70345 4/18/2017-4/18/20176:30 PM-8:30 PMTUERm 212-West PointBev Wieler$45.00 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

Windows 10

Demystify Windows 10! We will explore a variety of new features in Windows 10 including (but not limited to): Task View / Virtual Desktops, Cortana, Start Menu, Action Center, Edge Browser and more if time permits. Attendees will gain hands-on experience while taking advantage of new tips and tricks to take the mystery out of Windows 10.
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INFO 5190 70302 4/6/2017-4/6/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTHURm 212-West PointTrevor Bailey$30.00 Take This Class

Yoga Basics

Join Kessy as she shares her love of yoga with you. She will combine different styles of yoga to fully relax and calm both mind and body! Everyone is welcome from newbie to advanced. Please bring a yoga mat if you have one and a water bottle to stay hydrated. Some yoga mats will be provided. Dress comfortably so you can move freely. Layers are encouraged.
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HPER 5100 70385 3/9/2017-4/20/20177:30 PM-8:30 PMTHUWest Point Nielsen Center, Meeting Room-West PointKesalia Hanson$50.00 Take This Class


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