NIC offers community education classes in the Silver Valley
North Idaho College will offer several community education courses in the Silver Valley this spring that are open to the general public.
Courses will be offered at the new Silver Valley Center, located at 323 Main Street in Kellogg.
Nurse Assistant Training (CNA) will be offered in 30 sessions from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays April 4 through June 13. This course will prepare individuals for employment opportunities in extended care facilities, hospitals, home care and hospice situations as a nursing assistant. The course meets the requirements for Idaho registration of nursing assistants, but to be placed on the Idaho Registry for CNAs, individuals must pass a clinical skills test and written exam. The course costs $635, which includes books.
Computerphobia is a two-session class offered from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, April 18 and Wednesday, April 20. The class will teach participants basics of starting and running computer programs using Microsoft Windows and a brief introduction to the Internet. Cost is $29.
Introduction to Money Management will be offered in two sessions from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays April 21 and 28. The class offers tips on how to invest wisely and profitably by understanding stocks, bonds, mutual funds, annuities and insurance. The course costs $15.
Introduction to Computers will be offered in nine sessions from 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays April 25 through May 25. Participants in the class will explore the features of the Microsoft Works Suite that offers word processing, spreadsheets, home publishing, using a database, Internet Explorer and Picture It. Cost is $198.
The special interest course Geology of Yellowstone and Glacier National Park will be offered in one session from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, April 30. Cost is $27.
Work Zone Flagging and Traffic Control Certification provides successful completers of the class a flagger certification card that is valid in Idaho, Washington and several other states. The course will be offered in one session from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, May 9. Cost is $59.
For More Information
for a $5 registration fee discount or call (208) 769-3333.
NIC Community Education Director Kathryn Hunt, (208) 769-3224
Posted: Monday, March 28, 2005