Courses

Discover why the SketchUp 3D modeling program is considered one of the most popular visualization tools in the world. It is used for a wide range of drawing applications such as architectural, interior design, film and video game design and more.


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The Basic Life Support Instructor Essentials course is designed to teach AHA instructor candidates the fundamentals of teaching Basic Life Support to a variety of audiences. Successful completion of this course allows the participant to teach BLS Provider, Heartsaver First Aid CPR/AED for Adult, Child, and Infant (some additional requirements apply), BLS Heartcode Blended Learning Classes, and Family & Friends CPR. Review full class details for course requirements.


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Technological advancements in modern vehicles have changed how we perform diagnosis. This course examines various methods of those enhancements of automotive drive systems, with major emphasis on electronic programing, and how to accurately repair them, using computers and scan tools.


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Vehicle Performance is enhanced by a variety of methods. This course teaches how to determine if degradation has caused reduced performance. Students will examine various methods of performance enhancements of automotive drive systems with major emphasis on OBD electronic diagnostics & PCM programming.


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Be assured and confident in your BLS skills. Basic Life Support training reinforces healthcare professionals' understanding of the importance of early CPR and defibrillation, basic steps of performing CPR, relieving choking, and using an AED; and the role of each link in the Chain of Survival.


Friday, July 26, 2019, PON 0204
Saturday, August 3, 2019, PON 0206
Saturday, September 21, 2019, PON 0206
Saturday, September 28, 2019, PON 0206
The HeartCode BLS Provider provides the same education and certification as the standard BLS with a convenient online portion that can be done at home followed by an in-person 2.5 hour skills session.


Thursday, August 8, 2019, PON 0206
Thursday, August 8, 2019, PON 0206
The BLS renewal class is open to anyone who has a current, unexpired AHA BLS certification. You must show your current BLS certification to your instructor at class.


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Do you want to become a licensed tax preparer, expand your tax knowledge to help you in your business, or just add skills to your resume?


September 5, 2019 to December 9, 2019, BEC 0154
Add basic bookkeeping and accounting skills to your tool kit. This class is designed to help you understand and apply entry-level accounting concepts to keep books electronically using QuickBooks Pro.


October 10, 2019 to December 12, 2019, CHLAB 207
CNA2 is an 88-hour noncredit course that includes lecture, skills lab and clinical practicum, meeting the current OSBN requirements.


August 5-29, 2019, HCC 0230
Thinking about a new career in software development? Start here! In this one-day workshop, you'll get a taste of a day in the life of a software developer.


Saturday, July 20, 2019, PON 0206
Saturday, August 17, 2019, PON 0206
Ready to move past the concepts covered in Code 101 and work with experienced developers who can help guide you through your online learning? Join us for Code 102. You will blast through Khan Academy's JavaScript tutorials and get a better understanding of the programming ecosystem.


July 29, 2019 to August 2, 2019, PON 0206
Build a strong software development foundation and learn how to use HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and various libraries to create fully-functional web apps.


September 9, 2019 to October 4, 2019, PON 0206
Learn how to create and launch web apps in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, with the help of third-party APIs and libraries from around the web.


October 14, 2019 to November 8, 2019, PON 0206
This course provides technical, hands-on training and the opportunity to learn basic skills common to residential and commercial construction to enter the construction workforce.


July 8, 2019 to August 28, 2019, RTEC 124
Digital marketing helps organizations promote and sell products and services through online marketing methods such as social media messaging, website ads, Facebook marketing campaigns, Google Adwords, and more. It's vital to develop a marketing strategy that keeps up with the technology. Course cover the strategic issues, marketing methods and tactics, industry terminology, and best practices.


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Licensed Electricians can complete four hours of continuing education in Central Oregon performing electrical calculations based on the 2017 National Electric Code. Covers specific factors that impact calculations based on various conditions.


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Licensed Electricians can complete four hours of significant 2017 NEC Code Change continuing education in Central Oregon.


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This 48-hour course prepares licensed Electricians for the State of Oregon exams for Electrical Signing Supervisors License, Electrical Plant Supervisor License, and Electrical Inspector Certification.


January 11, 2020 to March 28, 2020, RTEC 124
Licensed Electricians can complete four hours of continuing education in Central Oregon while examining electrical overcurrent protection requirements and specific code references for transformer installations.


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This three-day, 27-hour course covers both the State of Oregon, Oregon Health Authority (OHA) EMT 24-hour renewal requirements and the revised NREMT 20-hour EMT Recert National Component.


December 6-8, 2019, CAS 114
This self-paced online class fulfills the 4 contact hour Professional Ethics Continuing Education requirement as defined by the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists. This class examines the meaning,implications, and ethics of professional conduct for a Licensed Massage Therapist. NCBTMB Approved Provider.


March 22, 2019 to June 20, 2019
Explore common ethical challenges faced by practicing LMT's in this in-person class using interaction and discussion. Class fulfills the 4 hour Professional Ethics requirement for the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists. NCBTMB Approved Provider.


Saturday, June 22, 2019, HCC 0140
This self-paced online class is a general review of ethics and standards and fulfills the 4 contact hour Professional Ethics Continuing Education requirement as defined by the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists. NCBTMB Approved Provider.


March 22, 2019 to June 20, 2019
Create, edit, format, and save spreadsheets using Excel. Write formulas, create charts, manage multiple worksheets, and customize the appearance to meet your needs.


June 14-21, 2019, RDM1 128
July 16-18, 2019, CHLAB 207
Streamline your work in Excel by managing multiple worksheets, and using conditional formatting and IF functions.


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Excel has many powerful tools used to calculate and analyze worksheet information, helping you to make the best decisions possible.


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Learn how to safely operate a forklift and earn your forklift operator's card upon successful completion.


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Has your job scope grown to include Human Resource responsibilities? In today's workplaces, many professionals oversee HR functions while multitasking across various disciplines from sales, accounting, finance, etc. This course is designed to give non-HR professionals a baseline in Human Resource management, including the fundamentals and best practices of legal issues, recruitment and selection, training and development, assessing employee performance, and motivation techniques. This course combines five classroom sessions with online homework and student-directed projects that will have a direct impact on your organization (plan on spending about three hours per week outside class on homework and projects).


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If you are an experienced supervisor, you already know that there are many different styles of effective leadership. Are you aware of the style you naturally gravitate towards? This class will explore cutting-edge research on the four most common leadership styles along with the pros and cons of each style. Learn how to maximize your strengths and overcome your weaknesses, as well as set goals for future improvement in your leadership role.


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The common perception of Comedy Improvisation is people are just "making things up."  In reality, Improv has formal rules and structure guiding players to success.  Join Master Improviser, Actor/Director, Renny Temple, in an interactive workshop of fun improv games and exercises for enjoyment, for stage, and for life, for life is also improvised - no script and no cue cards.  Every day, unrehearsed words are spoken and ideas shared.


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Adobe InDesign is an easy-to-use design and layout program used to create documents of many types, from single page advertisements and flyers to complex multi-page color publications.


July 9-11, 2019, BEC 0156
Leadership Lab@COCC is an intensive leadership development immersion experience incorporating many learning activities to grow the habits successful leaders need in today's workplace.


October 10, 2019 to December 19, 2019, BEC 0154
Would you like to gain more clarity, productivity, and courage as a leader to reach a new level of excellence leading your team? Through reading bestselling book High Performance Habits, examine how each of the six habits can challenge us to be better leaders through lively discussion, video clips, self-reflection, and shared conversation. The weekly at-home readings and goal-setting exercises will energize and focus you in new ways. You'll leave this class knowing what the six habits are and how to implement them to greatly increase your leadership influence. 


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Take the next step in your career as a Tax Professional in this three-day course for Tax Preparers studying for the Oregon Licensed Tax Consultant exam.


June 21-23, 2019, BEC 0154
Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a continual learning process. Professionals with previous MI training or practice will continue developing skills in their role supporting individuals to make and sustain behavior changes.


Friday, November 15, 2019, BEC 0154
This introduction covers the spirit, core skills and processes of MI, as well as the most current research of MI use and effective practice.


Friday, August 2, 2019, BEC 0154
Friday, October 11, 2019, BEC 0154
Make your transition from peer to supervisor successful! Being promoted to a role supervising your former peers is one of the most difficult transitions to make in your career.


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This class for Licensed Massage Therapists provides essential tools for the use of massage as a powerful healing tool for those living with cancer and cancer survivors.


August 22-24, 2019, HCC 0140
This course covers the use of herbicides in the establishment and maintenance of ornamental plants and turf to prepare for the Oregon pesticide certification exam in the Ornamental & Turf: Herbicide category. Prerequisite: Pesticide Applicator Laws & Safety course or license.


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This course covers the use of insecticides and fungicides in the establishment and maintenance of ornamental plants and turf to prepare for the Oregon pesticide certification exam in the Ornamental Turf: Insecticides/Fungicides category. Prerequisite: Pesticide Applicator Laws & Safety course or license. All materials included in class fee for students preparing to take the state exam (exam fee is not included).


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A review of federal and state pesticide laws, regulations and safe use to prepare for the Oregon Department of Agriculture Laws & Safety exam.


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A review of federal and state pesticide laws, regulations and safe use for currently licensed applicators looking to earn eight recertification credits.


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Prepare for the Department of Agriculture Right of Way exam in this 1.5 day class. Covers information about weed biology, identification and control practices, herbicide basics, pesticide application, right-of-way chemicals, and laws and liability in preparation for taking Oregon's Right-of-Way and Regulatory Weed Control licensing exams. Bring a calculator; all materials included in course fee. Prerequisite: Pesticide Applicator Laws & Safety course or license.


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A review of Right-of-Way laws and regulations including weed biology, identification and control practices, herbicide basics, pesticide application, right-of-way chemicals, and laws and liability.


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Photoshop is the industry standard for image manipulation and transformation. Learn the essential skills needed to get the most out of this powerful program. Explore which tools work best for specific jobs, how to effectively use palettes and how to customize your workspace.


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This Oregon Board of Dentistry approved course teaches Expanded Function Dental Assistants (EFDA) the placement of pit and fissure sealants. Attendees will receive their curriculum completion form after successfully completing the course and providing a copy of their EFDA certification.


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Whether your official job title is "Project Manager" or not, if you are managing projects, you'll gain immediate tools for facilitating collaboration among different groups and individuals in this half-day course. Learn how to use process mapping to create a shared understanding of the big picture while problem-solving as a team. Hands-on learning activities will help you to obtain tools and techniques for identifying the most impactful ways to achieve success in your projects.


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Become an indispensable member of your project team by discovering and mastering the critical concepts you need to initiate, plan, execute, monitor, control, and close any type and size of project. You will receive access to online content at the first session and complete 5-8 hours of online study each week throughout the ten week course.


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Project management skills are in growing demand and are often required in many different occupations and industries. Attend this free information session to learn about these skills and if you might benefit from certification. Registration is recommended.


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Increase your project management knowledge and earning potential in this class designed for those preparing to take the exam to become certified as a Project Management Professional (PMP).


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This three-week blended delivery course combines classroom sessions and online self-study to meet the Oregon Real Estate Agency's 27-hour advanced practices education requirement for those renewing their broker license for the first time.


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Prepare for the Oregon Real Estate Broker's License Exam in just 10 weeks. This hybrid course combines weekly classroom sessions with online home study to meet the Oregon Real Estate Agency (OREA) requirement.


September 17, 2019 to November 23, 2019, BEC 0154
October 2, 2019 to December 14, 2019, BEC 0154
Project management is becoming a vital part of many professions. Gain an overview of how to navigate all phases of project management, including how to successfully initiate, plan, execute, control, and close out projects applying industry accepted project management best practices.


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Rapid change in the workplace puts more emphasis on the importance of effective conflict resolution. Explore and identify your preferred approach to dealing with conflict and learn the skills needed to resolve conflicts successfully in a respectful manner.


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The Spanish Health Care Interpreter training prepares bilingual individuals to serve as Health Care Interpreters in medical settings and meets the Oregon Health Care interpreter law standards for entry-level training and education.


Tuesday, July 16, 2019, BEC 0154
Wednesday, August 7, 2019, BEC 0154
Licensed Tax Preparers and Licensed Tax Consultants can fulfill six hours of Oregon continuing education requirements in one day in this update covering a review of the significant changes to tax law for 2018 tax year.


Friday, August 23, 2019, BEC 0154
Unable to meet production deadlines? Running out of space because of inventory? Quality problems plaguing your profitability? You know there is problem, but don't know where to start? Value Stream Mapping (VSM) is a Lean tool used to look at how a whole system works and assists in the identification of the highest impact improvement opportunities for system efficiency.


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Learn the art and science of writing foundation grants for your nonprofit in this hands-on course.


September 23, 2019 to October 14, 2019, CHLAB 301