Nov
18
Mon
Gifts From the Kitchen/Cooking @ Breckenridge-Dillon
Nov 18 @ 3:00 pm – Dec 2 @ 5:00 pm
Class Description

A gift from the kitchen is a wonderful way to say

Nov
19
Tue
Healthy Holiday Goodies @ Glenwood Springs
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Looking for ways to spice up your holiday treats this year and keep yourself and loved ones on a healthy track? In this class, Master Nutritionist Heather Pratt presents alternative flours for baking such as almond and coconut flour, as well as healthier sweetener options and other simple substitutions. You learn how to upgrade tried and true family recipes and how to make some delicious and healthy treats. All the treats made in class are gluten-free, dairy-free and grain-free with options for meeting other dietary needs.

Syn# 75191
Cost $36

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

Knife Skills/Cooking @ Breckenridge-Dillon
Nov 19 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Class Description

Knife Skills is one of our most popular classes and is recommended for anyone who is serious about improving their cooking skills. Learn about the selection, care and proper use of cutlery. Cutlery will be provided by CMC. This is a hands-on class with an emphasis on developing basic knife skills while learning classical vegetable cuts.

Syn# 78367
Cost $42

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

Nov
20
Wed
QuickBooks Invoicing and Cost Controls
Nov 20 @ 2:00 am – 9:30 am

This class will help you increase your invoice options and provide techniques for summarizing expenses by jobs. You will learn to create estimates, add material purchases and miscellaneous charges to invoices, and track and bill time. You will become familiar with entering statement charges, modifying templates and sales tax setup and preparation.11/20/2013 -11/20/2013, $75, Course # ACC-901-VE07, Syn #78092. Location: Edwards Campus. For registration information, click the Back button at the top of this entry.

Intermediate TaskStream @ CMC Dillon, Room 102
Nov 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Taskstream’s cloud-based tools advance effective assessment and help you set strategic goals, address accountability, and demonstrate continuous improvement.  This training will be an intermediate-level workshop on TaskStream, covering topics including:

  • understanding what a workspace or an affiliation is
  • how to use the rubric maker
  • how to use the email tool to have a group discussion
  • how to enter outcomes into TaskStream
  • And more!

Instructor
Bonnie Steele

WebAdvisor Registration Information
13/FA TRN901 CS47 (SYN: 79020)

Registration
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor.
Problems registering? Check out our Registration Video Tutorial or contact the IT Department’s Service Desk for help registering with WebAdvisor at 970-947-8438 or 866-642-0495.

Not a Resume, a Personal Brand @ Breckenridge-Dillon
Nov 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Class Description

Improve your skills in marketing yourself for the next job or promotion. Develop effective methods for communicating your unique skills, abilities and traits. Explore options for networking and creating state-of-the-art resumes, portfolios and bios. This valuable class is FREE for CMC students. No class on 11/27.

Syn# 78658
Cost $50

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

Soups IV/Cooking @ Breckenridge-Dillon
Nov 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Class Description

This class will focus on hearty winter favorites. Prepare favorites such as Chili Rojo, Roast Pork Green Chili, Lamb and Black Bean Chili, New Orleans Seafood Gumbo, Shrimp and Sausage Jambalaya and High Country Buffalo Stroganoff.

Syn# 78366
Cost $42

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

Nov
21
Thu
Bavaria/Cooking @ Breckenridge-Dillon
Nov 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Class Description

Enjoy an alpine meal while learning to prepare German classics including Gemischter Salad, Spaetzel, Wiener Schnitzel, Beef Rouladen, Braised Red Cabbage and flaky Apple Strudel.

Syn# 78328
Cost $42

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

Nov
22
Fri
Collaborate Web Conferencing Program
Nov 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Haven’t tried Collaborate, formerly known as Elluminate Live!, yet? It’s an amazing way to communicate real-time with your students online. Think of the possibilities—online office hours, study sessions, class meetings…You can chat (type), speak with audio to the class, use a webcam to transmit your video to the group, show a PowerPoint, webpage, video, draw together on a whiteboard… You can also record the whole session with just a click, and paste the link to the recording in your online Canvas course for students who missed the session or for students who would like to review it. We will discuss:

  • Creating a session
  • Session settings
  • Optional components such as microphones, headsets, webcams, digital stylus/tablet
  • Browser security settings and other issues when connecting to a session
  • Hand raising and using emoticons for feedback and engagement
  • Polling; responding to a poll question
  • Chat
  • Using the whiteboard inside your session
  • Presenting a slideshow
  • Adjusting your audio and video settings
  • Desktop and application sharing, leading a webtour
  • Recording a session for students to view later
  • Online tutorials and resources to teach participants how to use Collaborate
  • Possible uses for teaching, lecture capture, conferences, office hours…

NOTE: Elluminate Live! is now called “Collaborate”. CMC is exclusively using the newest version. This session will be held online. You will be emailed the information you’ll need to join the session after you register.

Prerequisite
Before our session, you will need to watch this 7-minute Participant Orientation tutorial video.

Required equipment
This is a live online course, so you will need a computer with highspeed internet access. You will also need computer speakers (built-in or separate) or a headset to hear the instructor and group.

Suggested equipment
Microphone (or headset with microphone): If you have a microphone, you can speak to the group.
Webcam: If you have a webcam, you can transmit your video to the group.

Instructor
Michelle Lefebvre

WebAdvisor Registration Information
13/FA TRN901 CS87 (SYN: 80177)

Registration
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor.
Problems registering? Check out our Registration Video Tutorial or contact the IT Department’s Service Desk for help registering with WebAdvisor at 970-947-8438 or 866-642-0495.

Universal Design & Accessibility Webinar

Nov 22 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

In this live webinar we will address universal design and accessibility issues. How can you make your online course and course materials welcoming to all students? We will share some technology tips that faculty and other content producers can use for documents, videos and podcasts they post online. These techniques can help make the items more accessible for students with visual or auditory challenges. This session will include:

  • OCR (Optical Character Recognition)
  • ALT Text (alternative text)
  • Text formatting
  • General Web Design / Online Course Design Tips
  • Overview of screenreaders and VoiceOver programs
  • Tips for videos and podcasts
  • Tips regarding presentations

This webinar will be held via a Collaborate web conference. Click here for the link to join the web conference; this link will be active starting 30 minutes prior to the start of the webinar. We recommend that you join the webinar early to check your audiovisual settings. We also recommend that you visit this webpage with the browser you intend to use for the web conference: it will check to make sure that your browser is ready for Blackboard Collaborate.  If you are not familiar with Blackboard Collaborate, then we suggest that you watch this 7-minute Participant Orientation tutorial video.

Contact Suzanne Thompson at swthompson@coloradomtn.edu or by phone at (970) 947-8410 for more information.

Required equipment
This is a live online course, so you will need a computer with internet access. You will also need computer speakers (built-in or separate) or a headset to hear the instructor and group.

Suggested equipment
Microphone (or headset with microphone): If you have a microphone, you can speak to the group.
Webcam: If you have a webcam, you can transmit your video to the group.

Instructors
Anne Moll, Suzanne Thompson

WebAdvisor Registration Information
13/FA TRN901 CS93 (SYN: 80608)

Registration
Please register for this training via WebAdvisor.
Questions about these courses? Please contact the instructor.

Problems registering? Check out our Registration Video Tutorial or contact the IT Department’s Service Desk for help registering with WebAdvisor at 970-947-8438 or 866-642-0495.