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. Bring your smartphone, iPad or tablet with you!
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INFO 5230 60189 11/1/2017-11/1/20176:30 PM-9:30 PMWED212-West PointPatty Schinstock$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 60263 10/2/2017-10/2/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTBD212-West PointDiann Ballard$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 60264 10/5/2017-10/5/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTHU212-West PointDiann Ballard$30.00 Take This Class

Construction Contractors Seminar

This course covers Nebraska sales and use tax as it applies to construction contractors. You will benefit from this course if you perform construction services or handle bookkeeping for contractors. If you ever need to hire a contractor, this course will explain to customers what forms need to be completed and how the invoice they receive should look. The presentation will cover licensing requirements, contractor registration, contractor options, exemptions, reporting, and taxable services. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers. 3 Hours of CPE Credit available. This course will be offered via distance learning technology from Norfolk to O'Neill, South Sioux City 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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10/17/2017-10/17/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTUENortheast Education Center-West PointNebraska Department of Revenue$15.00 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 O'Neill, South Sioux City 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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10/17/2017-10/17/20178:30 AM-12:00 PMTUE212-West PointNebraska Department of Revenue$15.00 Take This Class

Google I

This is a great course for those who would like to learn a little more about Google Drive and Google Docs, and want to become more productive with the cloud-based program. Learn how to create and save documents, spreadsheets, and more.
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INFO 5215 60331 11/28/2017-11/28/20176:30 PM-9:30 PMTUE212-West PointPatty Schinstock$30.00 Take This Class

Google II

If you want to dive a little deeper into Google’s world of Google Maps and Google Earth, this is the class for you. Learn how to use and get directions with Google Maps. Learn the basics of Google Earth and how satellite images take you to a location without actually going there.
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INFO 5215 60332 11/30/2017-11/30/20176:30 PM-9:30 PMTHU212-West PointPatty Schinstock$30.00 Take This Class

Hand Embroidery

Love working with your hands? Give embroidery a try! In this hands-on beginner’s class, you will walk through the basics from choosing fabrics and floss, to hooping up and crafting 10 beautiful stitches. Embroidery can be used in a number of different ways including hand towels, baby quilts, quilt blocks and so much more. Come learn and enjoy this meditative pastime. Call Connie for the supply list at 402-372-2004.
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HOEC5135 60416 11/2/2017-11/2/20176:00 PM-8:00 PMTHURoom 201-West PointConnie Nebuda$20.00 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 60353 10/5/2017-11/9/20176:00 PM-8:30 PMTHU212-West PointDr. Cyndi Hanson$150.00 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, taking photos, and listening to music. Explore free applications that can be downloaded to your device. Participants should know their Apple, iTunes, or iCloud ID and password.
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INFO 5160 60185 10/18/2017-10/18/20176:30 PM-9:30 PMWEDRm 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 60188 10/25/2017-10/25/20176:30 PM-9:30 PMWED212-West PointPattie Schinstock$30.00 Take This Class

Jewelry Making

Perfect for special occasions, everyday wear or gift giving (think Christmas gifts)! Learn how to create a custom fit bracelet and a pair of earrings. 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 60418 11/16/2017-11/16/20177:00 PM-9:00 PMTHURoom 207-West PointJudy Mutzenberger$30.00 Take This Class

Kid's Hairstyling

Are you struggling to find new ways to do your child’s hair? Are you looking for quick and easy styles to do before school or for the upcoming holidays? In this class, Terri will teach you how to create the right style for your child while demonstrating different hairstyles such as pony tails, braids, and buns. You will also learn about proper hair care and products. Join us for this hands-on class where you will learn how to style hair on our models.
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HORC 5140 60278 11/14/2017-11/14/20177:00 PM-9:00 PMTUE201-West PointTerri Johnson$20.00 Take This Class

Meal Prep for a Healthy Lifestyle

Not being prepared when it comes to meals and snacks could be sabotaging your success at healthy eating. Learn how to design a weekly meal plan, write a grocery shopping list, and prep your meals for up to one week. This may seem daunting and sound complicated, but with some tips and guidance you will find that it can be fun, flexible, and rewarding in the end. Handouts, recipes and samples will be offered in the class.
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HOEC 5175 60302 11/9/2017-11/9/20176:30 PM-8:30 PMTHU207-West PointAshley Unzicker$25.00 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 60209 10/3/2017-10/10/20179:00 AM-12:00 PMTUE212-West PointDiann Ballard$60.00 Take This Class

Microsoft Excel 2016 - Level 2

This course is designed for the intermediate Excel user. Topics to be discussed include working with large worksheets, adding graphics to worksheets, using templates, protecting workbooks, linking cells, and creating tables and outlines.
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INFO 5315 60212 10/17/2017-10/24/20179:00 AM-12:00 PMTUE212-West PointDiann Ballard$60.00 Take This Class

Microsoft Word 2016 - Level 2

This is the ideal course for those who know the basics of Microsoft Word and want to become more productive with the software. Learn intermediate skills such as formatting tables, printing labels and envelopes, working with graphics, templates and document revisions.
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INFO 5320 60214 10/31/2017-10/31/20179:00 AM-4:00 PMTUE212-West PointDiann Ballard$60.00 Take This Class

Musical Christmas Ornament

Be a star, make a star! Bring just yourself to this class and we will make two beautiful star Christmas ornaments out of musical sheets! Very unique and creative! Keep one for yourself and use the other as a gift!
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HOEC 5135 60187 11/7/2017-11/7/20176:30 PM-9:00 PMTUE201-West PointBrenda Nissen$29.00 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 14824 10/9/2017-12/7/20175:00 PM-9:00 PMMON THU SAT201-West PointMary Dickson$340.50 Take This Class

Pie Baking

Get ready for the holidays by learning how to make pumpkin pie and individual apple pies. During this class, Judy will share how to make delicious pies your family will love while teaching you tips and tricks to making the process quicker. You will also learn ideas for finishing off the top of the pie with decorations that will be sure to impress. Come join the fun and be ready for a little taste testing! Please bring 1 apple (Granny Smith or any tart apple) and a rolling pin if you have one. The rest of the ingredients will be supplied.
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HOEC 5100 60417 11/7/2017-11/7/20176:30 PM-8:30 PMTUENielsen Community Center, Kitchen-West PointJudy Mutzenberger$30.00 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 60210 10/3/2017-10/10/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTUE212-West PointDiann Ballard$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 60213 10/17/2017-10/24/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTUE212-West PointDiann Ballard$60.00 Take This Class

Real Estate: License Law Jeopardy (0268R)

In this class, participants will study the Nebraska Real Estate License Laws in a "game show" format. (Intermediate). Nebraska Real Estate Commission Course Number: 0268R
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REAL 5325 60432 10/16/2017-10/16/20179:00 AM-12:00 PMTBD206-West PointMark Wehner$45.00 Take This Class

Real Estate: Licensee's Role in Home Inspection (0280)

This course outlines the specific agent responsibilities and how to avoid potential liabilities as it would pertain to home inspections. (Intermediate). Nebraska Real Estate Commission Course Number: 0280
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REAL 5335 60428 10/16/2017-10/16/20171:00 PM-4:00 PMTBD206-West PointMark Wehner$45.00 Take This Class

Real Estate: Mold...A Growing Issue (0517R)

Students will be presented with the various types of mold and where it is found. A Lincoln, Nebraska case study will be viewed and discussed on an actual mold mitigation case and the costs involved. Mold growth in the typical home will be presented with photos showing growth and the most common areas for growth. Students will be alerted to EPA disclosures on mold. Those attending will see not all molds are deadly and every home, new or used, has mold spores present. We will look at how fungus is used to benefit us in our everyday lives.

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REAL 5110 60436 10/16/2017-10/16/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTBD206-West PointMark Wehner$45.00 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 60186 10/25/2017-10/25/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMTHUWest Point-Beemer High School Wrestling Room-West PointCory Krause$30.00 Take This Class

Social Media for Businesses II

Understand how to use the faster growing social media platforms such as Instagram, Snapchat and Pinterest to build relationships, increase brand recognition, network, and turn cold leads into warm leads. Interact with people on Instagram. Use boards, pins and likes and capitalize on searching using Pinterest. Post, sponsor posts and create location tags on Snapchat.
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INFO 5355 60184 10/5/2017-10/5/20176:00 PM-8:00 PMTHU212-West PointLaci Fitch$20.00 Take This Class

Web Page Development Using Google

Create a Webpage for your business, job or family using Google sites. Learn to insert images, text and links. Share your site with additional editors to keep it up to date easier. Create multiple pages. Embed a calendar, YouTube video or map from Google. Publish the site so all can see. Continue updates to the website on your own. Use your own images to create a personalized site.
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INFO 5240 60265 10/4/2017-10/4/20176:30 PM-9:30 PMTBD212-West PointPattie Schinstock$30.00 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 60211 10/11/2017-10/11/20176:00 PM-9:00 PMWED212-West PointTrevor Bailey$30.00 Take This Class

Yoga - Slow Flow Method

Join Kessy as she shares her love of yoga with you. This class is a great way to slow your breathing, body, and mind after a busy day. It will blend smooth transitions, steady breathing and holding postures. 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 60182 10/4/2017-10/25/20176:30 PM-7:30 PMWEDNielsen Center Meeting Room-West PointKesalia Hansen$50.00 Take This Class

Yoga - Synergy Style!

Synergy yoga is for those who want to move and notch up their yoga to a new level. Don’t let the name scare you! Nothing is too hard or scary. Quick flows fuses power and breathing together! 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 60183 10/4/2017-10/25/20178:00 PM-9:00 PMWEDNielsen Center Meeting Room-West PointKesalia Hansen$50.00 Take This Class


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