New Student Orientation @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm

Image of college students in the outdoorsIf you are a new student planning to attend or enroll in fall classes at our Glenwood Center, Carbondale Center or Aspen Campus, we recommend you attend our orientation to help set you up for success!

Learn about:

  • CMC Resources including financial aid, scholarships, tutoring, disability services and career services
  • Strategies for College Success
  • Student Tools such as “Basecamp” and “Student Planning”

Before attending please complete your CMC Admissions Application and placement testing. Placement testing are group advising are held at the following times: August 15 at noon in Carbondale, August 14 at 4 pm in Glenwood, or August 16 at 9 am in Aspen. Please call ahead to sign up.

Glenwood Center, 970-945-7486
Carbondale Center, 970-963-2172
Aspen Campus, 970-925-7740

Spanish Classes @ CMC in Glenwood Springs & Carbondale
Aug 28 all-day

Photo of Dr. Sara Smith and two Spanish students

EXPAND YOUR WORLD, EXPAND YOUR MIND—LEARN SPANISH at Colorado Mountain College! Conversational Spanish classes for all levels starting soon. Why not start the journey of learning Spanish now, or pick up learning Spanish where you left off?

Our students report improved communication with Spanish-speakers, greater engagement in our community, new friendships, more enriching travel experiences and an increased appreciation of the many cultures of the Spanish-speaking world!

The following classes are offered this fall at CMC in Glenwood Springs and Carbondale. If you have questions about which class you should take, please call Professor Sara Smith at 970-947-8459. She can help make sure you are in the appropriate-level class.

Conversational Spanish I (Carbondale, Wednesdays 6-8:50 p.m.)
Conversational Spanish I (Glenwood, Thursdays 6-8:50 p.m.)
Conversational Spanish II (Carbondale, Thursdays 6-8:50 p.m.)
Conversational Spanish II (Glenwood, Thursdays 6-8:50 p.m.)
Intercambio Spanish/English Language Exchange (Glenwood, Tuesdays 6:30-8:50 p.m.)
Conversational Spanish IV (Glenwood, Tuesdays 6-8:50 p.m.)
Advanced Conversational Spanish (Glenwood, Mondays 6-8:50 p.m.)

Alternative Printing – Fabric @ CMC in Carbondale
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Fabric print by Carol GaultClass Description:

As part of the alternative printing series: learn how to apply a photographic image to a variety of substrates for household and wearable art. A $10 materials fee will be collected by the teacher for each class. Contact Carbondale campus for student supplied equipment list. Explore several different types of printing on fabric using iron on transfers, cyanotype sun printing, dye sublimation, and ink jet direct printing. Learn about the different chemicals used to treat fabric and sources of specialty papers.

Faculty: Carol Gault
Meets: M • August 28, 2017 – August 28, 2017
Refund Date: August 25, 2017
Cost: $25
Syn: #07820

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See also these classes by Carol: Printing on Stone, Wood, Marble & Tile and Printing on Glass & Metal.

See the complete schedule of Glenwood Springs & Carbondale non-credit classes

Personal Trainer Course @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am
photo showing a personal training session

Matt Gilhooly, CPT, challenges his clients with balance training at Midland Fitness in Glenwood Springs.

Jump-start or advance your career in the exciting and fulfilling fitness industry.

The fitness industry is growing and qualified personal trainers are in demand. Today’s personal trainers must know and continue to keep up with techniques to serve an active and aging population. Completing this course is a way to set yourself apart from the competition and help you succeed in one of the nation’s top new careers. This course is for those who want to begin a career in personal training, as well as for those who already work in the fitness or health fields and want to advance their careers.

The 180° Wellness Personal Trainer Program
Course description: This unique course offers detailed training techniques, hands-on skills, and the knowledge top employers look for.
Course topics include:

  • Evidence based fitness and conditioning techniques
  • Anatomy & Physiology for Personal Trainers
  • Training strategies for aging athletes
  • Corrective Exercise and Biomechanics
  • Advanced Stretching and Mobility Techniques
  • The Business of Personal Training
  • Comprehensive training for industry certifications like NASM, NSCA, ACE and AFFA.

Students completing the course will receive a Certificate of Completion for 250 coursework hours.

Space is limited, and early registration is advised. Program cost includes all required materials and texts.

For more information, attend one of the Information Sessions at the CMC Glenwood Center: Aug. 10 and 11, 1-3 p.m. And listen to our recent Podcast on RadioCMC featuring instructors discussing the program.

Faculty: Taught by Personal Trainers and Sports Medicine Specialists (see below)
Meets: TTh • Sept. 12, 2017 – Nov. 16, 2017 (9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. & 1 to 3:30 p.m.)
Also meets these five Saturdays: 9/16, 9/30, 10/14, 10/28, & 11/11
Refund Date: Sept. 8, 2017
Cost: $5,000
Syn: #08408

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Our program is instructed by industry experts who actively work in the personal training field. Our primary instructors include:
Steve Wells, CPT, has over 25 years of experience in the fitness industry. He has succeeded in management and personal training in major health club chains and small studios.
Matt Gilhooly, MBA, CPT, is a personal trainer and an Education Specialist with over eight years of university course design and instruction experience.
Dr. Dave Vukelich, D.C. S.Pc B.Sc is an experienced chiropractor who has had advanced training in various Sports Medicine modalities and techniques. He teaches anatomy and physiology for various professionals including a special version for personal trainers.