Courses

Participants will learn negotiation skills and how to select the most cost-effective and least intrusive ADR method to achieve the most positive result for both parties. Course is 7 weeks. $995


May 4, 2020 to June 19, 2020, 01:00am, Online
Join businesses and organizations from Douglas County for Bridging the Gap. Hosted annually by Umpqua Community College, the event features ideas and strategies to recruit and retain your workforce, improve company culture, and run more effectively. UCC Staff Rate $40, use discount code BTGSTAFF. UCC Student Rate $20, use discount code BTGSTUDENT.


Friday, October 9, 2020, 08:30am, LANG 203
This 160-hour course provides entry level and incumbent workers the opportunity to demonstrate they have acquired the skills needed in technology-intensive manufacturing jobs. The course covers four core areas of competency: Safety, Qualify Practices and Measurement, Manufacturing Process and Production, and Maintenance Awareness. This is an 8-week online program. Call 541-440-4668 for more information. Fee $2,199


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UCC Class B Commercial Driver License is for anyone wanting to drive vehicles requiring a Class B CDL. To find out more about the program please call 541-440-7776, or stop by the Workforce Training Center and pick up a packet.


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Class B truck extra hours or brush up


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Whether you manage or lead people, collaborative skills are essential to help harness the energy of groups and teams for maximum performance and productivity. Knowledge of collaborative skills will enable you to gain participation quickly, get input and buy-in for building consensus and plan for cooperation to get crucial projects completed. This course will help you explore the principles of collaborative management and gain insight on how to expand your collaborative skills for success of your team or organization.


May 4-29, 2020, 12:00am, Online
UCC Commercial Truck Driving Program is for anyone wanting to drive vehicles requiring a Class A CDL. Classes run about every 5-6 weeks. To find out more about the program please call Judy at 541-440-7691. Call for pricing and dates.


April 13, 2020 to May 8, 2020, 07:00am, Commercial Truck Driving Center
April 25, 2020 to June 21, 2020, 07:00am, Commercial Truck Driving Center
This course will help prepare students to serve as a Community Health Worker (CHW). The primary function of CHW is to link the community and its health and social service systems in order to improve and maintain quality health and wellness in the community. To accomplish this, the student will study access to such services such as advocacy, outreach, referrals, community education, mentoring and social support. The course addresses all requirements as outlined by the Oregon Health Authority and upon receiving a passing grade, students will qualify to apply for accreditation as a Community Health Worker to the Oregon Health Authority for the State of Oregon.


March 10, 2020 to May 7, 2020, 05:30pm, Online
Discover a workable conflict management model, discuss case studies in conflict management, and then take away successful conflict management strategies to apply in your workplace. ONLINE COURSE 


April 6, 2020 to May 1, 2020, 12:00am, Online
The eDiscovery for Paralegals course is an introductory course for persons entering the eDiscovery field, as well as professionals wanting to broaden their knowledge of the eDiscovery process. Fee $995


May 4, 2020 to June 19, 2020, 01:00pm, Online
SHRM Approved. Topics to be included are master and servant, wages and hours, anti-discrimination in employment and minimum wages and maximum hours, as well as regulation of working conditions. Fee $995.


May 4, 2020 to June 19, 2020, 01:00am, Online
Learn more about what the popular MS Excel program can do for you! In this Basic Excel class, learn features such as creating, navigating, formatting and editing worksheets and workbooks. Enter various types of data, work with common formulas and functions, and create a simple chart. Learn the shortcuts.


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Go beyond the basics and learn to link and manage worksheet information as well as use shortcuts to become more efficient. You will learn functions like SUM, MIN, MAX, SUBTOTAL, SUMIFS, COUNTIF and more. You will also leave class with the ability to organize, process and analyze worksheet data, link to Word and Power Point documents and much more. Instructor: L. Way


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Foundations of Project Management Introduces attendees to the essentials of project management. It approaches project management from the standpoint of managing a single, stand-alone project that is small to medium in size. The course takes attendees through the project life cycle in the same sequence they would face when managing a real project in the workplace. Topics covered include the product and project life cycles, including initiation, planning, executing, controlling, and closing. Subject areas addressed include the project charter, creating a WBS, Network Diagramming, finalizing the project plan, scope management, stakeholder identification, cost management, scheduling and schedule management, and change control.
Take all seven classes in the Project Management series for a discounted rate. To receive the discount add all seven classes to your shopping cart and apply the discount "ALL7".


April 6-22, 2020, 06:00pm, Online
This course, aimed at non-technical users, will take you through all the key techniques and how to use website analytics using the world-standard Google Analytics, a free online tool.


April 6, 2020 to May 1, 2020, 12:00am, Online
The online course is divided into two separate courses to prepare you for the verbal and analytical writing section of the GMAT and one to prepare you for the quantitative and integrated reasoning sections. Fee $300.


May 4, 2020 to June 19, 2020, 12:00am, Online
This online course is divided into two parts, one to prepare you for the verbal sections of the GRE and one to prepare you for the quantitative section. Fee $300.


May 4, 2020 to June 19, 2020, 12:00am, Online
This workshop, from research to review, is designed specifically for those working with non-profit organizations or for those who want to hone their professional grant writing skills. Participants do not need to have prior grant writing experience.


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Class is mostly concerned with patent law, we also deal with copyright, trademark, trade dress, trade secrets and business methods. $995


May 4, 2020 to June 19, 2020, 01:00am, Online
Project management is one of the fastest paths to promotion by increasing your network through greater exposure. You will have the skills, tools and templates to confidently develop and maintain a project.


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We'll lead you through what to expect from law school, including the Socratic teaching method and show you how to master the casebook method of instruction used at nearly all law schools. Fee $300.


May 4, 2020 to June 19, 2020, 01:00am, Online
Do you have leaders in your organization ready to go to the next level? UCC is offering a 7 week Leadership Bootcamp cohort where emerging managers, shift leads, and administrators can improve their leadership and supervisory skills in the workplace. Students can earn a Non Credit Training Certificate for successful completion. Topics Include: Leadership and Influence, Coaching, Giving and Receiving Feedback, Workplace Improvement Project Plan, Time Management, Growth Plan, and Goal Setting, Motivation of Self and Teams, Conflict Resolution, Generations in the Workplace, Problem Solving, Decision Making, and Communication. Each session will have lunch provided. Instructor & Facilitator: Christina Wooten, UCC Adjunct Business Faculty & Certified speaker, coach and trainer with the John Maxwell team.


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This program provides medical professionals with the opportunity to train for a career in the legal field as a medical professional legal consultant (MPLC). This program is approved for 45.00 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Fee $1295.


May 4, 2020 to June 19, 2020, 01:00am, Online
Prepare for the level I & II Wastewater exam. This course covers Wastewater Exam Strategies, Sanitary Sewer Volumes, Flowrates and Velocities and much more. Exam fee is in addition to the class fee. If you have question or would like to register please call 541-440-4668.


June 18-19, 2020, 08:00am, HNSC 202
Prepare for the level I & II Wastewater exam. If you want to register for both Wastewater Level I & II and the Wastewater Mathematics courses register for this session. Question or to register please call 541-440-4668


June 17-19, 2020, 08:00am, HNSC 202
Prepare for the level III & IV Wastewater exam. Exam fee is in addition to the class fee. If you have question or would like to register please call 541-440-4668.


June 15-16, 2020, 08:00am, HNSC 201
Prepare for the level III & IV Wastewater exam. This course includes the Wastewater Mathematics & class on Wednesday. State Exam fee is in addition to the class fee. If you have question or would like to register please call 541-440-4668.


June 15-17, 2020, 08:00am, HNSC 201
This course will serve in lieu of the one-year experience required for the Limited Pump Installer's license. This course is appropriate for people wanting a Limited Pump Installer Contractors License and is for Residential only NOT Commercial. Limited space available. OAR 918-030-0015 requires contractors registered with the Building codes Division to maintain an active CCB license. Be sure to provide the business/company's CCB number and expiration date. If the business is exempt from CCB licensure, submit with the application a letter, on letterhead, stating the reason for the exemption. Contact Judy for more information. 541-440-7691 Next class will be held Feb 5 - Feb 8, 2020.


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This class is designed to provide a working knowledge of the techniques used in log scaling. Primarily directed at Forestry Professionals, Cruisers, Administrators, and Marketing personnel it also will serve as an introduction for those interested in this career path.   Course consists of a balance of theory and hands-on field experience.  Classroom instruction on weekdays and field instruction during the Saturday sessions. Space is limited to 20 people. Instructor, P. Beck, who has extensive scaling, cruising, marketing, and administration experience. Saturday classes run from 7:00 am to 11:00 am at various off-site locations.



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This session covers Learning preferences, styles and how to flex your style for better communication with others while managing remotely. This module includes listening, providing clarity, Strengths and Blind spots. Umpqua Community College is pleased to be working with Cindy Hooker, U.S. Navy Veteran and Certified Coach and Human Resources Professional, to deliver a series of virtual webinars on managing your remote team of workers.


Thursday, April 16, 2020, 09:00am, Online
This session covers time management, personal productivity skills and how to manage employee productivity, accountability, documentation and delegation remotely. Umpqua Community College is pleased to be working with Cindy Hooker, U.S. Navy Veteran and Certified Coach and Human Resources Professional, to deliver a series of virtual webinars on managing your remote team of workers.


Tuesday, April 21, 2020, 09:00am, Online
The last session in the Series will teach you how to create collaborative remote meetings and deal with technical glitches. Participants will guide the class in a 10 minute experience. Umpqua Community College is pleased to be working with Cindy Hooker, U.S. Navy Veteran and Certified Coach and Human Resources Professional, to deliver a series of virtual webinars on managing your remote team of workers.


April 28-30, 2020, 09:00am, Online
This session focuses on difficult conversations and conflict resolution. It will cover crucial conversations, SCARF, Clean, and personal accountability. Umpqua Community College is pleased to be working with Cindy Hooker, U.S. Navy Veteran and Certified Coach and Human Resources Professional, to deliver a series of virtual webinars on managing your remote team of workers.


Thursday, April 23, 2020, 09:00am, Online
Learn how an Excel worksheet is constructed, populated with content, and edited for delivery. You will leave class with a set of skills that are in high demand and will be a deciding factor in your future success. $195.


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This course covers the following the following topics and more: Math assessment, Averages, Percent's used in the Wastewater Industry, Calculating Areas & Volumes, Calculator Short Cuts, Arranging Wastewater Formulas, Basic Units used in WW Ind, Applying Dimensional Analysis to WW Collections Systems and more. The perfect tie in with any of the Wastewater Test Prep courses. Fee $150 when taken alone $99 if taken in conjunction with a Wastewater Test Prep course.


Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 08:00am, HNSC 202
This course covers the following the following topics and more: Math assessment, Averages, Percent's used in the Wastewater Industry, Calculating Areas & Volumes, Calculator Short Cuts, Arranging Wastewater Formulas, Basic Units used in WW Ind, Applying Dimensional Analysis to WW Collections Systems and more. The perfect tie in with any of the Wastewater Test Prep courses. Fee $150 when taken alone $99 if taken in conjunction with a Wastewater Test Prep course.


Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 08:00am, HNSC 203
This program provides medical professionals with the opportunity to train for a career in the legal field as a medical professional legal consultant (MPLC). This program is approved for 45.00 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Tuition $1295 plus books


May 4, 2020 to June 19, 2020, 01:15am, Online
June 29, 2020 to August 14, 2020, 01:15am, Online
Precision measuring is the cornerstone of quality in products and services many people rely upon each day. This training is on instruments that are vital to engineering, manufacturing, aerospace, power generation, and natural resources, to name a few. Those who earn this certification will be proficient in the use of a variety of instruments ranging from tapes and rules to calipers and micrometers.


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Train to be an entry level Truck Driver. Students must obtain a Class A Permit before starting the class. It is required to contact Judy Ode 541-440-7691 a minimum of two weeks before you want to start the program for information on all steps to take to enter the CDL program. For those that have issues passing the class A test or realize they don't need the A for there job they can opt for the class B license Call Judy Ode or Sharon Rothacker 541-440-4668 for more information


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This how-to workshop guides you through developing and implementing an effective hazard communication program. Provides credits toward recertification of Oregon certified pesticide applicator licenses. To register call 1-888-292-5247 (option 2)


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You will learn about the worker protection standard, effective training and information for pesticide handlers and workers. This class providers 4 core credit hours toward recertification of Oregon certified pesticide applicator licenses. To register, call 1-888-292-5247 (option 2)


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UCC will be offering a comprehensive 51-hour course to prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Technician exam. The course includes pharmacy specific medical terminology, reading and interpreting prescriptions and defining drugs by generic and brand names. Students learn dosage calculations, IV flow rates, drug compounding, dose conversions, dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control and billing, and reimbursement. Book is included in the course fee and will be distributed first night of class for more information call 541-440-7650.


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Click on Phlebotomy above to access the Course Resources. Before you can register for this class you must attend an information session. Sessions are at 2pm on Wednesday This course qualifies students to work in medical laboratories, hospitals, clinics, donor facilities, healthcare insurance providers and more. Classroom, laboratory and optional clinical experience are in this 11 week course. See attached info sheet for more details. Upon successful completion of the Phlebotomy course you will be qualified to take the National Phlebotomy Technician PBT certification exam. Course work includes; confidentiality and HIPPA regulations, basic anatomy and physiology, infection control and safety, venipuncture, specimen handling and hands-on training with patients in a clinical setting. See attached information sheet for prerequisites. Information call 541-440-4668 or 541-440-7691. Fee $1149


June 9, 2020 to August 25, 2020, 06:00pm, WCH 16
Businesses are turning to podcasting to grow their brand and connect with customers. People with a niche hobby are turning podcasts into a business. Podcasting is experiencing a rebirth as mobile devices are everywhere. The intimate nature of the audio medium allows potential clients to get to know who you are and determine if you are the kind of company with which they want to do business. Learn how to take your business or hobby and turn it into a podcast. This step-by-step class will take you from start to finish and cover the required elements needed to get your show online. Come to class with your idea and end with your show online for all to hear.


April 6, 2020 to May 1, 2020, 12:00am, Online
Applying to law school means taking the Law School Admissions Test (LSAT). This course provides an overview of law school entrance procedures, a career in law, and law school survival techniques. You will also learn proven test taking techniques and participate in an intensive review of analytical reasoning question, including technique for drafting the most helpful types of diagrams and explanations for and interpretations of correct answer choices. Fee $300.


May 4, 2020 to June 19, 2020, 01:00am, Online
Competition around precious organizational resources and funding means that project managers need to be ever-cognizant of the importance of efficiently managing and spending organization's funds. Effective project cost control allows for more effective utilization of these resources and also establishes accountability and justification of project financial needs. This course covers the basics of project estimating, budgeting, financial justification and cost control for projects. Key topics addressed include the processes and techniques for cost management planning, estimating, budgeting and control. Another key topic is earned value management, a technique commonly employed on larger projects to track progress and performance. Terminology, processes and definitions, where appropriate follow the Project Management Institute's (PMI®) Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).
Take all seven classes in the Project Management series for a discounted rate. To receive the discount add all seven classes to your shopping cart and apply the discount "ALL7".


May 27, 2020 to June 8, 2020, 06:00pm, Online
Project leadership involves the understanding and alignment to organizational strategy and vision. This course will discuss the strategic planning process at both the oranizational and project level. In today's matrix and cross-functional environments, project managers and team members often face the challenge of gaining commitment and cooperation of individuals outside their authority. You will gain knowledge about your own influencing style and how to improve your influence skills, especially in situations where you have no positional authority. You may also be required to frequently cooperate and communicate across functions, distance and cultures. Core skills for accomplishing this, and all the other topics, will be taught with case studies, exercises and discussion. Terminology, processes and definitions, where appropriate follow the Project Management Institute's (PMI®) Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide). This is a virtual class. Within 5 days of registration, you will receive an email from the instructor containing links to the virtual classroom. You will need a stable internet connection, and will log in at the same time each week, and receive live instruction.
Take all seven classes in the Project Management series for a discounted rate. To receive the discount add all seven classes to your shopping cart and apply the discount "ALL7".


June 15, 2020 to July 1, 2020, 06:00pm, Online
Acquire a well-rounded knowledge of the five Project Management Processes relating to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Guide.


May 4-29, 2020, 12:00am, Online
Prerequisite: All 6 of the PM courses. Finish your Project Management Certificate by engaging in a real-time simulated project, often working with other students, and guided by a seasoned project management professional. From project origination to completion, you'll have the opportunity to apply all of the skills and techniques you've learned throughout the program, including leadership, risk and cost management, quality control, and more. Learning Outcomes Collaborate on the creation, management, and execution of a complex project. Apply all of the skills you've learned throughout the certificate program. Receive guidance and coaching on how to handle challenging project elements, Gain confidence in your project management skills by managing a mock project from beginning to end.
Take all seven classes in the Project Management series for a discounted rate. To receive the discount add all seven classes to your shopping cart and apply the discount "ALL7".


July 22, 2020 to August 3, 2020, 06:00pm, Online
This course introduces attendees to the key concepts, methodologies and best practices of project management quality and control. It approaches project management from the standpoint of managing a single, standalone project that is small to medium in size. The course takes attendees through the quality planning, quality control, quality assurance, execution and controlling processes and uses group exercises as a hands-on approach to reinforcing the key concepts. Key topics covered include quality planning, quality control, quality assurance, performance control, establishing project metrics, change control and configuration management. Terminology, processes and definitions, where appropriate follow the Project Management Institute's (PMI®) Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).
Take all seven classes in the Project Management series for a discounted rate. To receive the discount add all seven classes to your shopping cart and apply the discount "ALL7".


July 8-20, 2020, 06:00pm, Online
Successfully collecting and managing requirements has been recognized as a key success factor in many projects. If requirements are not effectively captured, the probability of meeting customer and stakeholder expectations in a project is very low. This course introduces attendees to the key concepts, methodologies and best practices of collecting and managing project requirements. Additionally, the project activities associated with procurement are also covered: procurement planning, contract selection, source selection, procurement documents and procurement execution and control. Key topics addressed include the process for collecting and analyzing requirements, defining scope through effective WBS practices, procurement planning, execution and contract control. Terminology, processes and definitions, where appropriate follow the Project Management Institute's (PMI®) Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide)
Take all seven classes in the Project Management series for a discounted rate. To receive the discount add all seven classes to your shopping cart and apply the discount "ALL7".


April 27, 2020 to May 6, 2020, 06:00pm, Online
Projects today are tending towards ever-increasing levels of uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity. This environment requires new and more sophisticated approaches and techniques for management of these efforts. This course addresses the various approaches, philosophies and techniques for effective management of project risk and complexity. Key topics addressed include the processes and techniques for risk planning, risk identification, analysis, response planning and control. Additional topics covered include the definition, identification and categorization of complexity ,historical approaches to complex projects, a framework for managing projects in various complexity regimes, managing project sponsorship, stakeholder analysis and communication and techniques for managing large, high uncertainty and "edge of chaos" projects. Terminology, processes and definitions, where appropriate follow the Project Management Institute's (PMI®) Guide to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK® Guide).
Take all seven classes in the Project Management series for a discounted rate. To receive the discount add all seven classes to your shopping cart and apply the discount "ALL7".


May 11-20, 2020, 06:00pm, Online
Set up a company file, build a chart of accounts, enter check and cash transactions, reconcile bank statements, study AP/AR, create reports, and more. Prior computer experience recommended. Suggested for users who are new to QuickBooks. Please bring a flash drive to class with you.


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Are you frustrated by the communication gap that can occur between you and your Spanish-speaking patients? If you answered yes, this Spanish class - designed specifically for healthcare professionals - will help you bridge that gap. You will practice the basic, practical language skills needed to effectively communicate with your Spanish-speaking patients and their families. You will learn the basics of the language, gain an understanding of the culture, and know how to ask the questions crucial to quality healthcare.


April 6, 2020 to May 29, 2020, 12:00am, Online
Understanding Hydraulics and Schematics is key to preventing unnecessary removal of components due to poor diagnoses. Most companies spend hundreds or thousands of dollars on repairs and replacement parts each year. In this class, you will learn to read a schematic and understand the best approach to troubleshooting before components are replaced. Instructor: Freimuth


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