January – February 2014

Jan
21
Tue
Instruments – What Drives Them @ Rifle
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Gain a better understanding of flight instruments and how they operate. Learn the basic “6-pack”, as well as radios and the many functions of a basic GPS unit. Have you heard about the newest technology – a “glass cockpit” – specifically the G-1000 found in many new model airplanes? We will also introduce Microsoft Flight Simulator as our training aid.

Syn# 80474
Cost $15

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Jan
23
Thu
Digital Scrapbooking @ Rifle
Jan 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Class Description

Learn how to scrapbook in a modern, simple, economical, and sustainable way! Digital scrapbooking allows you to preserve your most treasured photos and family artifacts in a beautiful and lasting scrapbook, filled with tradition and meaning. Students will need to contact Pam at pajarrett@comcast.net to purchase the required software for $39.95 + tax and students will need to pick up a free flash drive from the front desk on which to load photos prior to the first day of class.

Syn# 81012
Cost $20

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Personal Care Attendant @ Rifle
Jan 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Did you know that Home Care Attendant is one of the fastest-growing occupations in the country? Enroll in this high-employment-potential course geared toward training you to become a home care worker, paid care provider, family caregiver and/or volunteer. This course prepares you to assist the chronically ill, disabled or frail older adults. Through hands-on activities, you will gain knowledge in communication skills, managing medications, vital signs, nutrition, oxygen therapy and client safety. A great starting point for those thinking about a health care career, as you will get basic experience, or for those looking to develop a skill that has immediate income potential. Your are not required to have a GED or high school diploma to take this course. Minimum age for enrollment is 16.

Syn# 79679
Cost $235

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Jan
28
Tue
The Golden Basics: Computers @ Rifle
Jan 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Class Description

Are you feeling left behind in this age of computers? Do you never, or rarely, use a computer? Join us to learn the basics of operating a computer, navigating the home screen, email, Internet, and completing on-line job applications and forms.

Syn# 81020
Cost $50

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Microsoft Office for Beginners @ Rifle
Jan 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 am
Class Description

Sometimes it feels as if computers can do anything – except tell you how to use them. And there’s so much to learn: new programs, new versions of programs , and new uses for programs that people expect you to know already. Many times, you’re on your own. Would it help if somebody explained? Slowly, with pictures? And with exercises you could do at your own speed? Register for this class and learn what you need to know about Microsoft Office.

Syn# 81022
Cost $45

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Airspace & Communication @ Rifle
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

We will discuss the many types of controlled (and uncontrolled) airspace a pilot may encounter; how pilots communicate effectively with Air Traffic Control while on a cross-country flight; various airport classifications; and the different radio communication requirements for each.

Syn# 80475
Cost $15

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Feb
4
Tue
Weather & Weather Reports @ Rifle
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Weather is vital and must be understood when planning any flight. Learn the basics of weather fronts and formations, winds, and forecast reports and how to understand them. Learn about weather briefings and flight plan filing from FAA Flight Service Stations, as well as the many Internet-based services that are available to pilots. (Two workshops)

Syn# 80476
Cost $30

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Feb
18
Tue
Smartphones, iPad, & Tablets @ Rifle
Feb 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Make your life easier and save time by getting to know everything your smartphone, tablet, and pad can do. Discover hidden tools, settings, and apps and use technology to your advantage!

Syn# 81025
Cost $40

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Navigation & Performance @ Rifle
Feb 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Continue your journey by learning how pilots use both ground-based and satellite-based navigation charts. We will estimate flight time using E6-B flight calculators and complete a navigation log using performance data for a Cessna 172. (Two workshops)

Syn# 80479
Cost $30

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Feb
20
Thu
Retirement Planning @ Rifle
Feb 20 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Class Description

It takes more than money to live a “rich life”. This course blends financial education with life planning to help you achieve your retirement lifestyle goals. Discover strategies to manage investment risks, use tax laws to your advantage, get the most out of your company’s retirement plan, and make your estate plan function properly under the law. Also learn important questions to ask before buying insurance and determine the savings you’ll need to retire – as well has how to achieve that goal.

Syn# 80483
Cost $49

Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”