Get Adobe Flash player

Flip This Catalog Over for Career Training Programs CONTINUING EDUCATION Annual Catalog of Adult ShortTerm Classes ADULT SHORT TERM CLASSES Use THIS Catalog to register for TERM I by August 23, 2013 TERM II by October 18, 2013 TERM III by January 17, 2014 TERM IV by March 21, 2014 Keep updated all year for our all new Quick Learn Sessions at httpgreatoaks.augusoft.net Scan this QR code Learning Works. greatoaks.comadult 5137718881 facebook.comGreatOaksAdultEducation

Keep this catalog through July 2014 CONTENTS QuickLearnSessions .............. 6A BusinessComputers ............... 7A LeadershipPersonal Development ....................... 10A InformationTechnology CertificationPrograms .............. 12A SHORTT ERM CLA S S ES TESTIMONIALS SEE ALL THATS NEW This is a wonderful teacher. He is extremely knowledgable on flowers and design. I am amazed at the end of every class at what I have learned. This is the third class Ive taken from this instructor an

Keep this catalog through July 2014 CONTENTS QuickLearnSessions .............. 6A BusinessComputers ............... 7A LeadershipPersonal Development ....................... 10A InformationTechnology CertificationPrograms .............. 12A SHORTT ERM CLA S S ES TESTIMONIALS SEE ALL THATS NEW This is a wonderful teacher. He is extremely knowledgable on flowers and design. I am amazed at the end of every class at what I have learned. This is the third class Ive taken from this instructor an

gENERAL INFORMATION Certificate A Certificate of Completion is awarded if 75 attendance is attained and course requirements are met for shortterm classes. Fire, EMT, STNA and CPR courses require 100 attendance. REgISTRATION School Closings for Weather Adult evening class cancellations will be announced prior to 300 pm or as soon as possible. Please listen to local radio stations, TV broadcasts or visit www.greatoaks.com for updates. Be sure to look for ADULT education classes. 5 Easy Ways to R

gENERAL INFORMATION Certificate A Certificate of Completion is awarded if 75 attendance is attained and course requirements are met for shortterm classes. Fire, EMT, STNA and CPR courses require 100 attendance. REgISTRATION School Closings for Weather Adult evening class cancellations will be announced prior to 300 pm or as soon as possible. Please listen to local radio stations, TV broadcasts or visit www.greatoaks.com for updates. Be sure to look for ADULT education classes. 5 Easy Ways to R

QUICK LEARN SESSIONS NEW Quick Learn Sessions Pick up a new skill in just a few hours or a couple of short classes Enjoy our new Quick Learn sessions throughout the year. Below is a sampling of the workshops and seminars being offered at each campus. Just go online to httpgreatoaks.augusoft.net for the most uptodate offerings, dates and times, or call the campus for more information. SHORTTERM PROgRAMS Business Computers Access2010Introduction 103770 Learn how Access 2010 database software can

QUICK LEARN SESSIONS NEW Quick Learn Sessions Pick up a new skill in just a few hours or a couple of short classes Enjoy our new Quick Learn sessions throughout the year. Below is a sampling of the workshops and seminars being offered at each campus. Just go online to httpgreatoaks.augusoft.net for the most uptodate offerings, dates and times, or call the campus for more information. SHORTTERM PROgRAMS Business Computers Access2010Introduction 103770 Learn how Access 2010 database software can

BUSINESS COMPUTERS DreamweaverCS5 Introduction 103910 Learn to design and create a basic website with one of the most widely used web design software applications. No coding is necessary with Dreamweavers WYSIWYG wizzywig What You See Is What You Get approach. Tue Wed S 900 am 400 pm 12 hrs2 days 245 92413 92513, 12814 12914 Thu Fri 900 am 400 pm 12 hrs2 days 245 61214 61314 BUSINESS COMPUTERS Excel2010formulas andfunctions 103630 Prerequisite Excel Introduction Learn to maximize t

BUSINESS COMPUTERS DreamweaverCS5 Introduction 103910 Learn to design and create a basic website with one of the most widely used web design software applications. No coding is necessary with Dreamweavers WYSIWYG wizzywig What You See Is What You Get approach. Tue Wed S 900 am 400 pm 12 hrs2 days 245 92413 92513, 12814 12914 Thu Fri 900 am 400 pm 12 hrs2 days 245 61214 61314 BUSINESS COMPUTERS Excel2010formulas andfunctions 103630 Prerequisite Excel Introduction Learn to maximize t

BUSINESS COMPUTERS QuickBooksPro2012 103044 Learn to use this popular small business accounting program to keep track of your finances. Learn to set up a chart of accounts, reconcile your checking account, create and print invoices, receipts, and statements, track your payables and receivables, and generate reports. Tue Wed S 830 am 430 pm 14 hrs2 days 310 101513 101613, 2414 2514, 42914 43014 BUSINESS COMPUTERS SocialandBusiness networking InternetMarketing101 102102 Learn easytoapply

BUSINESS COMPUTERS QuickBooksPro2012 103044 Learn to use this popular small business accounting program to keep track of your finances. Learn to set up a chart of accounts, reconcile your checking account, create and print invoices, receipts, and statements, track your payables and receivables, and generate reports. Tue Wed S 830 am 430 pm 14 hrs2 days 310 101513 101613, 2414 2514, 42914 43014 BUSINESS COMPUTERS SocialandBusiness networking InternetMarketing101 102102 Learn easytoapply

BUSINESS COMPUTERS Information Technology Certification Programs COMPUTER HARDWARE NETWORKING HEALTH MEDICAL MicrosoftOfficeSpecialist MOSExcel2010Expert 104026 Thu S 600 pm 900 pm 9 hrs3 days 250 91913, 10313, 101713 CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTING CompTIAnetwork 104110 Prerequisite CompTIA A certification or equivalent knowledge and experience Gain the knowledge that youll need to take and pass the CompTIA Network certification exam, proving that you have indemand computer networking knowled

BUSINESS COMPUTERS Information Technology Certification Programs COMPUTER HARDWARE NETWORKING HEALTH MEDICAL MicrosoftOfficeSpecialist MOSExcel2010Expert 104026 Thu S 600 pm 900 pm 9 hrs3 days 250 91913, 10313, 101713 CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTING CompTIAnetwork 104110 Prerequisite CompTIA A certification or equivalent knowledge and experience Gain the knowledge that youll need to take and pass the CompTIA Network certification exam, proving that you have indemand computer networking knowled

HEALTH MEDICAL PhlebotomyTechnician 202016 This course combines academic and handson classroom instruction. Offsite experiences are offered as they are available. Students will learn to safely collect actual blood samples, clean and sterilize equipment and use infection control precautions. Successful completion of the course will qualify students to take the national certification exam to become a Phlebotomy Technician. A copy of high school diploma or GED must accompany the application. Emplo

HEALTH MEDICAL PhlebotomyTechnician 202016 This course combines academic and handson classroom instruction. Offsite experiences are offered as they are available. Students will learn to safely collect actual blood samples, clean and sterilize equipment and use infection control precautions. Successful completion of the course will qualify students to take the national certification exam to become a Phlebotomy Technician. A copy of high school diploma or GED must accompany the application. Emplo

PERSONAL ENRICHMENT NEW AutoCustomPinstriping 308124 NEW CreativeWriting WriteYourOwnBlog 304088 PERSONAL ENRICHMENT DogGroomingLevelI 301040 Learn dog grooming basics correct handling, scissors techniques, equipment, demos on popular breeds according to AKC standards, and handson grooming by students. Students supply own animals. Do not bring dog to first class. Tue S, Wed Li, Thu D 630 pm 930 pm 21 hrs7 wks 230 DrawingfortheAbsolute Beginner 308002 Learn to draw through a simple twostep a

PERSONAL ENRICHMENT NEW AutoCustomPinstriping 308124 NEW CreativeWriting WriteYourOwnBlog 304088 PERSONAL ENRICHMENT DogGroomingLevelI 301040 Learn dog grooming basics correct handling, scissors techniques, equipment, demos on popular breeds according to AKC standards, and handson grooming by students. Students supply own animals. Do not bring dog to first class. Tue S, Wed Li, Thu D 630 pm 930 pm 21 hrs7 wks 230 DrawingfortheAbsolute Beginner 308002 Learn to draw through a simple twostep a

PERSONAL ENRICHMENT Food as a Hobby BakingBasic 303040 An introduction to baking outside the box. New and creative recipes to teach different techniques with flavor and appeal for all to enjoy Tue S 630 pm 930 pm 21 hrs7 wks 185 NEW CookingLocaland PERSONAL ENRICHMENT GuitarBluesGuitarI 308354 Introduction to various elements and styles of blues guitar playing with emphasis on developing students own sense of style and confidence using the blues as a template. Wed Li, Thu S 630 pm 800 pm 1

PERSONAL ENRICHMENT Food as a Hobby BakingBasic 303040 An introduction to baking outside the box. New and creative recipes to teach different techniques with flavor and appeal for all to enjoy Tue S 630 pm 930 pm 21 hrs7 wks 185 NEW CookingLocaland PERSONAL ENRICHMENT GuitarBluesGuitarI 308354 Introduction to various elements and styles of blues guitar playing with emphasis on developing students own sense of style and confidence using the blues as a template. Wed Li, Thu S 630 pm 800 pm 1

PERSONAL ENRICHMENT Languages ChineseLevelI 307030 Learn to speak standard Mandarin Chinese. Focus on pronunciation of the four tones and Chinese grammar, which is surprisingly easy. A small portion of the class will deal with pictographs and ideographs which are useful throughout all of Asia. Wed S 630 pm 930 pm 21 hrs7 wks 155 PERSONAL ENRICHMENT NEW MoneyManagement forTeens 308199 SpanishLevelI 307400 Elementary course with emphasis on speaking and listening for understanding. Mon D, Li

PERSONAL ENRICHMENT Languages ChineseLevelI 307030 Learn to speak standard Mandarin Chinese. Focus on pronunciation of the four tones and Chinese grammar, which is surprisingly easy. A small portion of the class will deal with pictographs and ideographs which are useful throughout all of Asia. Wed S 630 pm 930 pm 21 hrs7 wks 155 PERSONAL ENRICHMENT NEW MoneyManagement forTeens 308199 SpanishLevelI 307400 Elementary course with emphasis on speaking and listening for understanding. Mon D, Li

PUBLIC SAFETY Public Safety Services CPR 20132014 HealthcareProvider 201100 Required for healthcare professionals, nursing students, nurses, doctors, and all related healthcare workers. Includes all of the Adult Heartsaver AED, InfantChild CPR, foreign body, and two rescuer models. Includes pocket and bag valve mask. Skill and written test required. CPR classes provide no revenue to the American Heart Association. Mon P 600 pm 1000 pm 82613, 92313, 102813, 112513, 12714, 22414, 33114, 42814, 5

PUBLIC SAFETY Public Safety Services CPR 20132014 HealthcareProvider 201100 Required for healthcare professionals, nursing students, nurses, doctors, and all related healthcare workers. Includes all of the Adult Heartsaver AED, InfantChild CPR, foreign body, and two rescuer models. Includes pocket and bag valve mask. Skill and written test required. CPR classes provide no revenue to the American Heart Association. Mon P 600 pm 1000 pm 82613, 92313, 102813, 112513, 12714, 22414, 33114, 42814, 5

PUBLIC SAFETY OSHA Law Law Enforcement Professional Development LEPD The Great Oaks Police Academy offers special training sessions throughout the year on officer safety, legal updates, and more. Please contact the Center for Public Safety, Police Academy, at 5137711142. TECHNICAL INDUSTRIAL revolverorSemiautomatic requalification 406106 Great Oaks Police Academy is offering a firearms course to meet the yearly requalification for the private security professional to maintain firearms certific

PUBLIC SAFETY OSHA Law Law Enforcement Professional Development LEPD The Great Oaks Police Academy offers special training sessions throughout the year on officer safety, legal updates, and more. Please contact the Center for Public Safety, Police Academy, at 5137711142. TECHNICAL INDUSTRIAL revolverorSemiautomatic requalification 406106 Great Oaks Police Academy is offering a firearms course to meet the yearly requalification for the private security professional to maintain firearms certific

TECHNICAL INDUSTRIAL PLC Programming Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows SP and Windows 7 Operating Systems as well as proficiency in MS Word and Excel. You must be able to use MS Word to create technical documents for class assignments and presentations. MS Excel will be used extensively in concert with the PLC programming software. You must be able to create MS Excel spreadsheets, enter, format, copy, delete, and sort data. Basic file management is required to save, copy and move PLC progr

TECHNICAL INDUSTRIAL PLC Programming Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows SP and Windows 7 Operating Systems as well as proficiency in MS Word and Excel. You must be able to use MS Word to create technical documents for class assignments and presentations. MS Excel will be used extensively in concert with the PLC programming software. You must be able to create MS Excel spreadsheets, enter, format, copy, delete, and sort data. Basic file management is required to save, copy and move PLC progr

ADULT BASIC AND LITERACY EDUCATIONABLE ADULT BASIC AND LITERACY EDUCATIONABLE ABLEGED Prep Class Registration and Placement Schedule Students MUST complete BOTH days of Registration and Placement before beginning class. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early. Late arrivals will not be admitted. Seating is limited and on a firstcome basis. great Oaks Adult Basic and Literacy Education ABLE OHIO gED TEST How to register to take the Ohio gED Test You must register to schedule the current GED T

ADULT BASIC AND LITERACY EDUCATIONABLE ADULT BASIC AND LITERACY EDUCATIONABLE ABLEGED Prep Class Registration and Placement Schedule Students MUST complete BOTH days of Registration and Placement before beginning class. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early. Late arrivals will not be admitted. Seating is limited and on a firstcome basis. great Oaks Adult Basic and Literacy Education ABLE OHIO gED TEST How to register to take the Ohio gED Test You must register to schedule the current GED T

ONLINE CLASSES How do online classes work Instructorfacilitated online courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive. Ed2go instructors are famous for their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners. Most courses run for six weeks with a tenday grace period at the end. Courses are projectoriented and include lessons, quizzes, handson assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links, and more. You can complete any of these courses entirely from your home o

ONLINE CLASSES How do online classes work Instructorfacilitated online courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive. Ed2go instructors are famous for their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners. Most courses run for six weeks with a tenday grace period at the end. Courses are projectoriented and include lessons, quizzes, handson assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links, and more. You can complete any of these courses entirely from your home o

Keep this catalog through July 2014 CONTENTS Prepare for High Demand Careers Most career training programs are eligible for Pell Grants, Stafford Loans and approved for veterans. For additional financial aid information, visit www.greatoaks.comfinancialaid. For the most uptodate information for all Career Training Programs being offered, please visit www.greatoaks.comadult. CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS AutoCollisionTechnology ............................................................. 4 B Automo

Keep this catalog through July 2014 CONTENTS Prepare for High Demand Careers Most career training programs are eligible for Pell Grants, Stafford Loans and approved for veterans. For additional financial aid information, visit www.greatoaks.comfinancialaid. For the most uptodate information for all Career Training Programs being offered, please visit www.greatoaks.comadult. CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS AutoCollisionTechnology ............................................................. 4 B Automo

CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS Dental Assisting Join one of the fastest growing professions as you learn to assist at chairside during operative and specialty procedures, understand xray processes, fabricate basic types of impression materials and identify and use basic types of dental and lab equipment. In addition, this program reviews office receptionist duties such as telephone techniques, appointment scheduling, day sheets and insurance forms. You will learn CPR, first

CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS Dental Assisting Join one of the fastest growing professions as you learn to assist at chairside during operative and specialty procedures, understand xray processes, fabricate basic types of impression materials and identify and use basic types of dental and lab equipment. In addition, this program reviews office receptionist duties such as telephone techniques, appointment scheduling, day sheets and insurance forms. You will learn CPR, first

CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS Industrial Diesel Mechanics Learn all aspects of diesel engine service and repair on buses, trucks, overtheroad trucks, construction equipment, emergency service vehicles, aircraft tuggers, and railroad equipment. Assemble, adjust, repair, and maintain hydraulic systems and drive trains, electrical and cooling systems, and steering and suspension systems. Students are eligible to earn ASE certifications. NATEF accreditation pending. Medical Of

CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS Industrial Diesel Mechanics Learn all aspects of diesel engine service and repair on buses, trucks, overtheroad trucks, construction equipment, emergency service vehicles, aircraft tuggers, and railroad equipment. Assemble, adjust, repair, and maintain hydraulic systems and drive trains, electrical and cooling systems, and steering and suspension systems. Students are eligible to earn ASE certifications. NATEF accreditation pending. Medical Of

CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS PUBLIC SAFETY SERVICES CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS JOIN THE EVERGROWING HEALTHCARE FIELD DONT WAIT TO APPLY Police and Fire courses begin in August. Parttime certification programs available at Diamond Oaks and Live Oaks. EKG Technician prerequisite for CMA This course combines classroom instruction and clinical experiences to prepare individuals to administer the electrocardiogram. The students will learn how to prepare the patient, operate the EKG machine and monitor

CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS PUBLIC SAFETY SERVICES CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS JOIN THE EVERGROWING HEALTHCARE FIELD DONT WAIT TO APPLY Police and Fire courses begin in August. Parttime certification programs available at Diamond Oaks and Live Oaks. EKG Technician prerequisite for CMA This course combines classroom instruction and clinical experiences to prepare individuals to administer the electrocardiogram. The students will learn how to prepare the patient, operate the EKG machine and monitor

CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS TRAINING FOR HOT JOBS WITH GREAT OAkS PARTNERS CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS 2YEAR CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS In partnership with Southern State Community College Automotive Ford ASSET Associate Degree Gain skills in major automotive service and repair, vehicle inspection, cooling service and repair, basic gasoline engine operations, automotive electrical system service and repair, brake system service and repair, and suspension systems. Bumper to bumper automotive service

CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS TRAINING FOR HOT JOBS WITH GREAT OAkS PARTNERS CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS 2YEAR CAREER TRAINING PROGRAMS In partnership with Southern State Community College Automotive Ford ASSET Associate Degree Gain skills in major automotive service and repair, vehicle inspection, cooling service and repair, basic gasoline engine operations, automotive electrical system service and repair, brake system service and repair, and suspension systems. Bumper to bumper automotive service

CERTIFICATIONS, CREDENTIALS DEGREES ADDITIONALEMPLOYER SERVICES Certifications, Credentials Degrees DID YOu kNOW that the Great Oaks Adult Education Programs below lead to a certification, an industry recognized credential, a degree, or college credits Check the corresponding page numbers or go online to www.greatoaks.comadult for more details ASSOCIATE DEGREE PROGRAmS AutomotiveFordASSET .............................. 10 B AviationMaintenanceTechnician .................... 11 B CERTIFICATE

CERTIFICATIONS, CREDENTIALS DEGREES ADDITIONALEMPLOYER SERVICES Certifications, Credentials Degrees DID YOu kNOW that the Great Oaks Adult Education Programs below lead to a certification, an industry recognized credential, a degree, or college credits Check the corresponding page numbers or go online to www.greatoaks.comadult for more details ASSOCIATE DEGREE PROGRAmS AutomotiveFordASSET .............................. 10 B AviationMaintenanceTechnician .................... 11 B CERTIFICATE

DISTINGuISHED ALuMNI What do all of these have in common n n n n n n n n HIGH SCHOOL OPPORTuNITIES Business leaders Community leaders Teachers Craft professionals Inventors The Director, Ohio Department of Agriculture An Olympic gold medalist An Emmy Award nominee Earn college credit during high school High School Opportunities Great Oaks offers more than 40 career programs for high school juniors and seniors in 36 affiliated school districts. Students who graduate with a Great Oaks education

DISTINGuISHED ALuMNI What do all of these have in common n n n n n n n n HIGH SCHOOL OPPORTuNITIES Business leaders Community leaders Teachers Craft professionals Inventors The Director, Ohio Department of Agriculture An Olympic gold medalist An Emmy Award nominee Earn college credit during high school High School Opportunities Great Oaks offers more than 40 career programs for high school juniors and seniors in 36 affiliated school districts. Students who graduate with a Great Oaks education

SHORTTERM ONLINE CLASSES SHORTTERM ONLINE CLASSES Take classes that fit YOuR schedule. Learn From the Comfort of Home Our instructorfacilitated online courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive. Our instructors are famous for their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners. All courses run for six weeks with a 10day grace period at the end. Courses are projectoriented and include lessons, quizzes, handson assignments, discussion areas, supplementary li

SHORTTERM ONLINE CLASSES SHORTTERM ONLINE CLASSES Take classes that fit YOuR schedule. Learn From the Comfort of Home Our instructorfacilitated online courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive. Our instructors are famous for their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners. All courses run for six weeks with a 10day grace period at the end. Courses are projectoriented and include lessons, quizzes, handson assignments, discussion areas, supplementary li

Flip This Catalog Over for ShortTerm Classes ADULT CAREER TRAINING greatoaks.comadult 5137718881 facebook.com GreatOaksAdultEducation CAREER EDUCATION 3254 E. Kemper Road Cincinnati, OH 452411582 NONPROFIT ORG. U.S. POSTAGE Annual Catalog of Adult Career Training Programs Learning Works. Scan this QR code PERmIT 1407 BARABOO, WI PAID

Convert PDF to Flash Digital FlipBooks