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The ACLS Provider Course is designed to teach you the lifesaving skills required to be both a team member and a team leader in either an in-hospital or out-of-hospital setting. This course covers Adult CPR, BVM, Electrical and Pharmacological Therapy during a cardiac arrest. ECG interpretation skills are required.

ACLS does not include BLS Renewal. If you want BLS Renewal with your ACLS class, please register for the ACLS Provider with HeartCode BLS Renewal class.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

HeartCode ACLS is the AHA's blended learning delivery method for the Advanced Cardiac Life Support Course. Blended learning is a combination of eLearning (online portion), in which you complete part of the course in a self-directed manner, followed by a hands-on session. Register for your hands-on skills session separately. Online HeartCode Course Key is non-refundable.
This in-person skills session is open only to students who have successfully completed the AHA HeartCode online ACLS course. Once the online portion has been completed, students attend this instructor-led hands-on session focused on skills practice, debriefing, team scenarios, discussions of local protocols, and skills testing.
The ACLS Provider Course is designed to teach you the lifesaving skills required to be both a team member and a team leader in either an in-hospital or out-of-hospital setting. This course covers Adult CPR, BVM, Electrical and Pharmacological Therapy during a cardiac arrest. ECG interpretation skills are required.

Included in this ACLS Provider class is a BLS renewal. You will be required to complete the online (HeartCode) portion of the BLS class prior to the ACLS class, print and bring your certificate of completion to the ACLS class and be prepared to demonstrate BLS skills to your ACLS instructor.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Use this practical framework to develop your team members while increasing productivity and dedication. Adaptive leadership skills enable you to assess the performance of others and adjust your approach to meet the readiness of your employee through a proven, easy to apply model that is sure to improve your leadership skills.
Learn how to create three separate documents that incorporate text effects, basic shapes, images and illustrations using Adobe InDesign. Students will also have the opportunity to create documents of their own design, based on example projects presented by the instructor.
Excel has many powerful tools used to calculate and analyze worksheet information, helping you to make the best decisions possible.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a conversation style that supports change in a manner congruent with a person's own values and concerns using collaborative, goal-orientated methods of communication. . See cocc.edu/continuinged/mi for additional information and continuing education approval.
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.
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.
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? This 80-hour accelerated basic tax preparer's course meets Monday and Thursday evenings, plus several Sunday afternoons.
Basic Life Support (BSL) for Healthcare Providers Blended Learning certification or re-certification. This is the Online Portion only. To receive certification, you must complete the online portion, print confirmation of completion, register and complete a hands-on skills session. Online HeartCode Course Key is non-refundable.
This class is designed to help you understand and apply entry-level accounting concepts to keep books electronically using QuickBooks Pro. This course is for those with little or no bookkeeping experience who are looking to add employable skills in a relatively short period or small business owners who need accounting basics to keep accurate records.
Today's workplaces need engaged team members who can make decisions, invent solutions to problems, and take initiative. Explore motivation theory and how it can be applied in the every day work environment.
Learn the fundamental skills related to gaining and keeping a job. These skills will apply to communication with employers, coworkers, customers and other interactions in the job setting. In addition to learning fundamental communication skills, you will gain customer service skills, build a career portfolio, learn job safety, personal hygiene, and study for your food handler card.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Learn the fundamental skills related to gaining and keeping a job. These skills will apply to communication with employers, coworkers, customers and other interactions in the job setting
Coaching is a disciplined conversation using concrete performance information between a leader and an individual or a team that results in the continuous improvement of performance. It involves three main processes: communicating, influencing, and helping. The primary goal of coaching is to help your employee grow and develop in the organization.
Our Leadership Series gives managers and team leaders the practical skills they need to improve communication, enhance collaboration, develop confidence in supervisory abilities, and increase workplace productivity.
Studies show appreciation for work well done is often more effective than financial incentives in the workplace. Explore the keys to creating a successful reward system as well as low and no cost ideas for making your coworkers feel valued.
Enjoy Summer 2017 at the Cascade Culinary Institute, gaining professional development experience while basking in the Central Oregon sunshine. Join Chef David Trask for four days of hands-on culinary skill development as you explore a variety of international cuisines.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

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. See cocc.edu/continuinged/mi for additional information and continuing education approval.
Licensed Electricians can complete four hours of significant 2017 NEC Code Change continuing education in Central Oregon.
Licensed Electricians can complete four hours of Oregon Rule & Law continuing education in Central Oregon.
Meet your renewal deadline for CE in Central Oregon! Licensed Electricians can complete their required continuing education in this 8-hour day covering Oregon 2017 significant changes to National Electrical Code (NEC) in the morning and Oregon Rule and Law in the afternoon. Registration/refund deadline is 9/6/17.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Disasters occur in many forms and the only certainty is that they will happen. The Emergency/Disaster Preparedness & Resilience Conference helps those in the Care Community to prepare for disasters and emergencies, regardless of the type.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Leaders and teams with high emotional intelligence are more successful and more resilient than those who are only technically qualified.
This EMT refresher course covers 24 hours of Oregon state requirements and some national requirements over three days.
The Ensuring Quality Care (EQC) course provides a basic foundation of roles and responsibilities for potential adult foster home providers. Gain the basic understanding and tools needed to work with residents and ready your home to support resident choices.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

This class meets in-person and fulfills the 4 Contact Hour Professional Ethics Continuing Education requirement as defined by the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists.
This engaging and interactive in-person Ethics class is focused on interpersonal communication skills and professional behavior specifically for practicing LMT's.
This self-paced online class fulfills the 4 Contact Hour Professional Ethics Continuing Education requirement as defined by the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists. In the online classroom, you'll engage in discussion forums, complete two written assignments, and collaborate with other LMTs enrolled in class to create conversations around professional conduct and ethical standards of conduct for a licensed massage therapist in Oregon.
This class meets in-person. Review the basics of ethics for massage therapists and cover the Oregon Statutes as they relate to LMT's. Through interaction and discussion, you'll explore common ethical challenges faced by LMT's in practice.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Explore common ethical challenges faced by practicing LMT's in this in-person class using interaction and discussion.
This self-paced online class fulfills the 4 Contact Hour Professional Ethics Continuing Education requirement as defined by the Oregon Board of Massage Therapists. In the online classroom, you will interact with your instructor using discussion forums, questions and answers, two written assignments, and collaboration with other LMTs enrolled in class to create conversations around ethical issues that practicing LMTs may encounter.
Create, edit, format, and save spreadsheets using Excel 2016. Write formulas, create charts, and customize the appearance of worksheets to meet your needs.
Streamline your work in Excel by managing multiple worksheets, and using conditional formatting and IF functions. Learn how to make important items stand out, add graphics, use templates, and protect your worksheets.
Learn how to safely operate a forklift. This course includes classroom instruction and hands-on experience maneuvering a forklift in practice drills.
Many times when we hear the words, Who's accountable for this? The underlying message is really, Who is to blame for this? In reality, it is an after the fact event. Learn a five-step model for achieving accountability and what empowerment really means. Develop the language of accountability and explore guidelines for holding others accountable.
Be proactive in your new supervisory role by learning important human resource laws and regulations.
Study hybrid electric and electric vehicles with emphasis on safety procedures. Topics to be covered include an introduction to hybrid electric motors, generators and controls, batteries and service, regenerative braking systems, transmissions and transaxles, heating and air conditioning, manufacturer scan tools and hybrid vehicle diagnostic trouble codes. For experienced automotive professionals.
Learn to design, construct, repair and troubleshoot residential irrigation systems. This class covers basic hydraulic theory, how to obtain site information, determine irrigation requirements and water supply, select sprinklers and spacing ranges, and calculate pressure requirements.
This five-week facilitated leadership study group pairs select readings from Simon Sinek's best seller, Leaders Eat Last with TED Talks to explore the true difference between managing and leading.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Because no two individuals have exactly the same expectations and desires, conflict is a natural part of our interactions with others.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Learn how to apply sound, practical coaching methods in the workplace that encourage leaders to work with their employees, instead of over them. Eliminate confusion by asking the right questions to be sure that your employees understand their roles and responsibilities.
Today's workforce is truly a mosaic of diversity, creating new workplace dynamics and challenges both within your own organization and in your client, customer, and supplier base. This workshop is for employees and leaders who will learn how to recognize, respond to, and resolve differences involving generational and cultural challenges where productivity, teamwork, and customer satisfaction could suffer if not handled effectively.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Learn how to begin medical billing immediately. Step by step instruction will show you how to tackle insurance topics. You will also learn shortcuts and helpful tips to make insurance billing easier to understand and manage.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Do you work with, or supervise staff who work with individuals who want to make changes in their lives? Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a conversation style that supports change in a manner congruent with a person's own values and concerns using collaborative, goal-orientated methods of communication.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Professionals with previous MI training or practice will deepen their MI learning and skills in their role supporting individuals to make and sustain behavior changes.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Being promoted and making the transition from peer to supervisor is one of the most difficult transitions to make in your career. This workshop will help you move from peer to supervisor successfully by teaching you how to develop agreements to hold yourself and others accountable, build your team, set goals, support your organization, and create a paper trail to document poor performance.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Make the transition from peer to supervisor successfully! Being promoted to a role supervising your former peers is one of the most difficult transitions to make in your career.
Work more effectively as a project manager to manage tasks, timelines and resources using MS Project software. Use tracking and reporting features to accurately monitor your projects and prepare professional estimates. The first two sessions cover software features; in the last class you will create a project plan. Fee includes a textbook that serves as a valuable resource beyond the class. Bring a flash drive. Meets 1/29, 1/31 and 2/5
MS Project is a powerful tool for Project Managers, but are you using it to its full potential? Prerequisite: Basic MS Project software experience. This is not a class for first time or beginning MS Project users.
This interactive seven-hour workshop is designed for experienced health care interpreters to expand their knowledge, improve interpreting skills, and increase their comfort level related to interpreting in palliative care settings.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

HeartCode PALS is the AHA's blended learning delivery method for the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course. Blended learning is a combination of eLearning (online portion), in which a student completes part of the course in a self-directed manner, followed by a hands-on session. Register for your hands-on skills session separately. Online HeartCode Course Key is non-refundable.
A review of federal and state pesticide laws, regulations and safe use to prepare for the Oregon commercial pesticide exam in Laws and Safety.
This course covers the use of herbicides in the establishment and maintenance of ornamental plants and turf for currently licensed applicators looking to earn 8 recertification credits.
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.
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.
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 certification. Course Resources: Computer-based testing offered at COCC's Testing Center. For appointments: 877.533.2900 or www.metroinstitute.com.
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.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

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: Insecticide/Fungicide category.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

This course covers the use of insecticides and fungicides in the establishment and maintenance of ornamental plants and turf for currently licensed applicators looking to earn 8 recertification credits. Also approved for 8 hours of technical continuing education by the Oregon Landscape Contractor's Board (LCB). Pre-study material will not be mailed to recertification/continuing education students.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

A review of federal and state pesticide laws, regulations and safe use for currently licensed applicators looking to earn 8 recertification credits.
A review of federal and state pesticide laws, regulations and safe use for currently licensed applicators looking to earn 8 recertification credits.
A review of federal and state pesticide laws, regulations and safe use to prepare for the Oregon Private Pesticide Applicator license exam. This license is required of individuals who use or supervise the use of restricted-use pesticides on land in agricultural production that is owned, leased, or rented by them or their employer.
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.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Problem solving and decision making are central tasks for everyone, whether dealing with problems and issues at work, at home, or in community activities. To effectively make decisions and solve problems, you need to have an understanding of problem solving methods and techniques, as well as be able to think beyond the obvious. You'll learn a step-by-step model you can follow when solving problems and identify the ten most common reasons people do not think creatively.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Project Managers need a unique combination of skills, expertise, and knowledge to guide teams to successful project completion in the most productive and efficient way possible. 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 any size of project.
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.
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).
Become a highly skilled and versatile yoga instructor who can inspire, motivate and teach yoga safely. Learn sound, therapeutic yoga practices that serve a wide range of people from frail elders to young athletes. Our curriculum includes anatomy, physiology, kinesiology, acu-yoga, history, philosophy, meditation, yoga nidra, chakra balancing, prenatal & children's yoga, the six fundamental neurodevelopmental patterns of total body connectivity, the art of sequencing, injury prevention skills, pranayama, yoga therapy for PTSD, anxiety, depression and much more.
Attend a FREE information session and learn about the highlights of the Radiant Health Yoga® Teacher Training program at COCC.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

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.
This accelerated course prepares you to qualify for the Oregon Real Estate Broker's License Exam in just 10 weeks. It is a hybrid course, combining live lecture with online home study to meet the Oregon Real Estate Agency (OREA) requirement.
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.
Take the guesswork out of hiring! Learn to use a logical, easy-to-follow system that will help you identify the candidate who will truly be successful in their job. This workshop guides you through the process of planning and conducting effective hiring interviews, how to best evaluate the candidates, arrive at the right hiring decision and effectively on-board new hires into your organization.
Gain tools to deal with dangerous situations, difficult people, and emergencies while working in the field (not office settings), such as utilities/street/landscape personnel, inspectors, surveyors, park staff, community development, transportation, and more.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

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. Registration/refund deadline is 12/20.
TED Talks have raised the bar for presentations by creating meaningful impact on audiences and inspiring change. Whether your focus is a TED Talk or you want to become a more successful speaker, this course will help you build upon your public speaking skills to effectively inform and influence others.
A cohesive team can consistently outperform a collection of talented individuals, as seen every day in sports and business. Explore the stages of team development, the key to a high performing team, and steps to creating synergy.
Learn about some of the surprising ways organizations have built a sustainable culture of creativity and innovation. What changes could be made in your workplace to realize future opportunities?
Everyday we are in professional and personal situations with people who are different than us. Whether it's working with Millennials and Baby Boomers, or within hierarchies, or even with others who have strong philosophical differences, we will all be more successful if we can develop empathy and appreciation for other perspectives.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

TED Talks inspire us to think in new ways. Come together and discuss workplace concepts while enjoying an adult beverage and light appetizers at Cascade Culinary Institute.
Challenge the more traditional view of leadership by watching and discussing TED talks with surprising angles on the characteristics of "true" leaders. 
We live and work in increasingly diverse groups. Explore opportunities to collaborate with those different from you in age, culture and point of view to grow personally and as an organization. 
What does accountability mean and how do we develop it in ourselves and others? This half-day interactive workshop identifies how we process through change and become invested team members.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

In today's workplace, four distinct generations are working together shoulder to shoulder, each with a unique set of attitudes, values and work styles. Phil Gwoke, an expert in generational dynamics, will demonstrate not only why it is important to understand what shaped the generations, but why they behave the way they do.

This course contains no sessions at this time.

Learn how to identify, understand and respond to difficult people in a positive and productive manner.
Learn the basics of flagging and traffic safety to earn your Oregon Department of Transportation Credential for flaggers by successfully completing this course.