Expand Your Horizons with Continuing Education, Non-Credit Classes

Your local campus has a wide variety of Continuing Education Classes to improve your health, mind and spirit

From learning Adobe Photoshop to Zumba workouts, Colorado Mountain College has over 300 classes to choose from.

Delve into an area of personal interest, such as history, geology or economics. Get in shape with yoga, fitball or Hoop dancing. Learn to play guitar or cook ethnic dishes. Improve jobs skills including Social Media Marketing or mastering Quickbooks. Or just have fun with acting or crochet.

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Upcoming Continuing Education Classes

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Oct
22
Wed
Pan Sauce @ CMC in Breckenridge
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Pan sauces are the basis for many popular restaurant dishes. Learn the secrets of a professional Saucier as we prepare a variety of both classical and contemporary dishes such as Steak au Poivre, Chicken Chasseur, Veal Piccata, Sauteed Lamb Medallions with Rosemary Zinfandel Reduction, Pan Seared Salmon with Chives, Lemon and White Wine and many more. Syn#85631 Cost $44

Faculty: Culinary Staff
Meets: W • October 22, 2014 – October 22, 2014
Refund Date: October 20, 2014 at
Cost: $44
Syn# 85631

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What’s the Deal with Gluten @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Class Description

Gluten-free is all the rage right now, but do you really know what that means? In this class we’ll explore gluten – what it is, what it isn’t and why it matters. If you’ve ever found yourself wondering why everyone is so obsessed with gluten or if gluten-free is right for you then this class is for you! Heather Pratt is a Master Nutrition Therapist and has been helping individuals and groups make healthy eating a way of life for the past seven years. She taught for the Nutrition Therapy Institute’s Natural Food Chef Program for the past five years and has worked with 100s of clients over the years teaching healthy eating habits. She currently is the Nutrition Writer for Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage and sees clients in her office in Carbondale. Food and healthy living are her passions and she loves sharing them with others.

Faculty: Heather E. Pratt
Meets: W • October 22, 2014 – October 22, 2014
Refund Date: October 20, 2014
Cost: $20
Syn# 85368

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Oct
23
Thu
Human Resources Boot Camp @ CMC in Edwards
Oct 23 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Class Description

Prepare for the PHR/SPHR exam. Earning your credentials as a Professional in Human Resources or Senior Professional in Human Resources sets you apart from your colleagues as a recognized expert in the HR field. This distinction establishes your high level of knowledge and skills, and provides you and your organization with a competitive advantage. This four-day intensive study program is taught by certified instructor, Cherie Sprague, GPHR, SPHR, MBA. The price includes the SHRM Learning System study guides and CDs (valued at $870), class instruction and discussion, exercises, practice tests and test-taking tips. SHRM & local SHRM members receive a $100 discount. There will be no class on 10/30 and 10/31.

Faculty:
Meets: TH, F • October 23, 2014 – November 7, 2014
Refund Date: October 21, 2014
Cost: $1300
Syn# 85705

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Advanced Ceramics @ CMC in Edwards
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Class Description

Students will explore art made from clay. A wide variety of techniques will be taught to allow you to explore your expressive side. The class will cover contemporary ceramics, construction techniques and surface finishes. A fun and social studio class environment for intermediate and advanced students. Class topics will include: construction techniques, surfaces, slabs (slumps & humps), throwing bigger, the dinner set, and glazing.

Photo of Colleen Everett's Ceramic Art

Colleen Everett’s Ceramic Art

Faculty: Colleen S. Everett
Meets: TH • October 23, 2014 – December 11, 2014
Refund Date: October 21, 2014
Cost: $175
Syn# 85213

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Artisan Piazza @ Rifle
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Learn the secrets to a great pizza and flavorful dough with Aspen Chef Matt Maier. Mix your own pizza dough by hand and craft your own personal artisan pizzas. Then enjoy your handiwork with a glass of wine (or juice) together at our communal table. This class will be held at Grand River Health, 501 Airport Rd. in Rifle.

Syn# 86158
Cost $40
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Evening in Madrid @ CMC in Breckenridge
Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Spend an evening in Madrid learning to prepare a variety of Spanish tapas including Sizzling Shrimp in Garlic Sauce, Shellfish Cocktail with Tomatoes and Peppers, Little Gypsy Pork Rolls and the renowned Paella Valencia. Syn#85585 Cost $44

Faculty: Culinary Staff
Meets: TH • October 23, 2014 – October 23, 2014
Refund Date: October 21, 2014 at
Cost: $44
Syn# 85585

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Oct
24
Fri
Creating YouTube Videos @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 24 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Gain basic skills for shooting and editing videos. Introduction to YouTube and creating video content for your business.Students must bring their own device: laptops are required, tablets may be used, but are not recommended. Smartphones (in additions to laptops or tablets) are helpful, but not required.

Faculty: Stefanie K. Kilts
Meets: F • October 24, 2014 – October 24, 2014
Refund Date: October 22, 2014
Cost: $75
Syn# 85469

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Northern New Mexico @ CMC in Breckenridge
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Different from Tex Mex and what we have come to understand as Mexican food, the cuisine of Northern New Mexico is unique to its history and geographical location. Spend an evening preparing favorites such as Stacked Blue Corn Enchiladas, New Mexican Style Posole, Winter Vegetable Escaveche and Capriotata Pudding. Syn#85594 Cost $44

Faculty: Culinary Staff
Meets: F • October 24, 2014 – October 24, 2014
Refund Date: October 22, 2014 at
Cost: $44
Syn# 85594

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Oct
25
Sat
CPR for Professionals @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 25 @ 8:00 am – 4:50 pm
Class Description

Meets the requirements for American Red Cross, Professional Rescuer CPR or American Heart Association Basic Life Support for those who work in emergency services, health care and other professional areas. Material presented in the course is basic patient assessment, basic airway management, rescue breathing and CPR for infant, child and adult patients.

American Heart Association materials are used. Text required and must be purchased.

Faculty: Jacqueline E. Stadick
Meets: S • October 25, 2014 – October 25, 2014
Refund Date: October 23, 2014
Credit Hours: 0.5
Syn# 83111

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CPR for Healthcare Provider @ CMC in Edwards
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:50 pm
Class Description

Designed for healthcare professionals, but available to the public, this CPR class is open to individuals interested in developing the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, administer CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking safely and effectively. This class meets the requirements for the American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification. An individual pocket mask and text are included in the class fee. Students who successfully complete this class will receive a certification card valid for two years.

Faculty: Kirk S. Pliske
Meets: S • October 25, 2014 – October 25, 2014
Refund Date: October 23, 2014
Cost: $66
Syn# 83859

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