Courses

This second tier cheese making class will cover the concepts of: culture differences, meso/thermo; raw/store milk & calcium chloride; cooking the curd, cheese press; brine soaking & whey; waxing, aging - time & temp; bloomy rind applications. You will apply these techniques and make several cheese types including Feta, Colby, Queso Blanco, St Maure and a bonus cheese of Mascarpone. Class will be held in UCC's Lang Event Center, wine will be available for purchase. Instructor: M. Hawes


Saturday, October 15, 2022, 12:00pm, LANG Tasting Room
Home dairying and cheese making is the goal of this course! This class will teach you that home dairying and cheese making can be simple, nutritious and cost effective. You will learn to make your own fresh Mozzarella cheese, Butter, Sour Cream and Fromage Blanc. Wine will be available for purchase courtesy of UCC SOWI. Instructor: Mary Hawes. Please bring a 1/2 pint glass jar with lid and a small bowl with lid to transport your cheese.


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Join us and warm up this winter with our how-to crockpot class. We will make comfort food with multiple courses. Get out of your weeknight normal routine and add new skills!


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Take your sign language skills to the next level with additional vocabulary, grammar lessons, and cultural information. This course will help you build confidence in your ability to sign with the Deaf community. This is an ed2go class - see ed2go listings for registration instructions (ed2go.com/umpqua).


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Join instructor Eugene Regan as he guides you in preparing a dozen different, hands-on recipes. Learn how to select, care for, and use a Dutch Oven to produce GREAT tasting food. Enjoy eating all your creations in class! All supplies included. This class is held outdoors.


Saturday, October 22, 2022, 10:00am, CC PATIO
Develop English grammar skills and take your writing and speaking to the next level. This course explores the eight parts of speech, punctuation and mechanics, foundational sentence construction, phrases, clauses, problem words, common mistakes, and more with practical, hands-on exercises. This is an ED2GO course - see ed2go.com/umpqua for more information and to register.


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This course will teach you everything you need to prosper in the backyard nursery business. This is an ed2go class - see ed2go listings for registration instructions (ed2go.com/umpqua).


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Aloha!!! In this class you will paint scenes of the magical Hawaiian Islands! Come and learn watercolor techniques, and paint and explore flowers, fish, beaches and more! List of supplies will be provided prior to class


September 29, 2022 to December 1, 2022, 03:30pm, CWT 14
Learn the basics of watercolor painting. A supply list will be provided at the first class.


September 26, 2022 to December 5, 2022, 09:00am, CWT 14
Online auctions match buyers with sellers in a global marketplace for almost any item. If you've ever dreamed of working from home or just earning extra income by buying and selling goods online, this course will guide you every step of the way!In this course, you will gain all of the knowledge necessary for success in the online marketplace. You'll learn how to create titles that get noticed, how to craft advertising copy that sells items quickly and for top dollar, and how to create and upload photos of the items you are selling. You'll also learn how to safely conduct financial transactions, how to accept credit card payments, and how to pack and ship any item hassle-free. If you're a buyer, you'll learn how to value almost any item up for auction, how to get the best possible price, how to protect yourself against fraud, and how to compete effectively against other bidders.


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Learn to create delicious and nutritious meals by reducing fat without sacrificing flavor. This course provides tips on menu planning and quicker cooking, and it allows you to try out over 50 exciting lower-fat recipes. This is an ED2GO class - see ed2go.com/umpqua for more information and to register.


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Must-have skills to succeed in the workplace include the ability to create, edit and manage presentations in MS PowerPoint, documents in MS Word, email and calendars in MS Outlook, and spreadsheets in MS Excel. Microsoft Office Suite of applications is the most used software tool today. Stay current with this class, as it is always up-to-date and will change as the features of MS Office change over time. Master the most common uses so that you can work faster and more efficiently. You will leave class with a set of skills that are a workplace requirement. Visit http://www.yougotclass.org/catalog-complete.cfm/Umpqua for more information. ONLINE COURSE


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Dress up the holiday season with these adorable snowmen. Learn needle felting techniques in this workshop.. All supplies included.


Saturday, November 19, 2022, 01:00pm, CWT 14
Train to be an entry level Truck Driver. Students must obtain a Class A Permit before starting the class. It is required to contact Brenda Butterfie;d 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 their job, they can opt for the class B license. Call Brenda Butterfield 541-440-4601 for more information


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You love your pets and want to keep them happy - and being prepared to deliver first aid care for your pet is the best way to do that. In this class you will learn the basics in caring for cats and dogs through a variety of topics. This class is being taught by a licensed veterinary technician.


Saturday, October 22, 2022, 01:00pm, CWT 15
In this two part class we will discuss the Umpqua Valley Wine history andindustry. The class will include an assortment of Umpqua Valley wines, including the tasting of a 30 year old Riesling. The first session will be devoted to red wines, and the second will be devoted to white.


Saturday, November 19, 2022, 02:00pm, LANG Tasting Room
Saturday, December 3, 2022, 02:00pm, LANG Tasting Room
Make this year's celebration extra special! Come join the fun! In this class you will be creating your own Thanksgiving Centerpiece to place on the table or give as a gift. Bring a friend and enjoy a glass of wine while you create this one of a kind arrangement.


Saturday, November 19, 2022, 11:00am, LANG Tasting Room
Students will learn the basic fundamentals of welding. This is a project-based course utilizing an open-lab format. Students can creatively plan, fabricate, and make art out of metal. Topics covered will include: Gas welding, Stick welding, Mig welding, Tig welding, safety, introduction to advanced Mig equipment and operation. For more information visit our website at umpqua.edu/cwt


September 20, 2022 to October 25, 2022, 06:00pm, LH 11
Spook your guests with a home-made witch or wizard. Learn how use needle felting techniques to make Halloween decorations! All supplies included.


Saturday, October 22, 2022, 01:00pm, CWT 14
Make something beautiful with wood! Students will learn woodworking techniques with hands-on experience. The class encompasses types of wood and their selection, joinery, and safe use of woodworking machinery and hand tools.


September 29, 2022 to November 17, 2022, 06:30pm, Riddle High School Woodshop
This WSET Level 1 Award in Wines course explores global regions and wine styles for consumers and industry professionals. The WSET Level 1 Award in Wines course focuses on the characteristics of many grape varieties of the world; the styles of wine they produce; and how to use label information to understand a wine's quality and style. Upon successful completion you will receive a WSET certificate and lapel pin. All course materials, including the Level 1 Workbook, will be provided day-of. No prior study or preparation is required. Refund Policy: Students will receive a full refund when a WSET course is cancelled by the Umpqua Community College due to insufficient enrollment. No refunds will be given after the class date has commenced. No refunds will be given after the pre-registration deadline of August 9, 2022 due to course materials and examination requirements. Examination will be held directly following the class on August 24 at 5:00 pm. Note: If a WSET candidate is absent from an examination, all applicable fees encompassing an examination re-sit including (but not limited to) exam re-ordering, shipping costs, and other penalty fees will be charged to the student.


Tuesday, January 10, 2023, 09:00am, LANG 203