December 2013 – January 2014

Winter Break – CMC Closed
Dec 30 – Dec 31 all-day
Winter Break – CMC Closed
Dec 31 – Jan 1 all-day
Winter Break – CMC Closed
Jan 1 – Jan 2 all-day
Avalanche Awareness Level I Avalanche Safety class @ Colorado Mountain College - Spring Valley
Jan 7 @ 6:00 pm

photo of avalanche hazard signNot everyone gets a warning. You can learn to stay safe this winter with CMC’s Avalanche Safety course which provides the hands-on opportunity to evaluate avalanche hazards and practice rescue techniques. Classroom sessions meet Jan. 7 and 9 at Spring Valley (from 6-7:50pm); the field outing is Jan. 11 & 12.

Students will receive a certificate of completion stating that the class was taught following the guidelines of AIARE. The backcountry outings will cover up to 5 miles. Students must ski, snowboard, or snowshoe at an intermediate level or receive instructor consent. Avalanche beacons, shovels, and probe poles are provided; however, students may bring their own for the instructor to evaluate for appropriateness.

Limited space is available. Please register on or before Jan. 3.

PEC Safeland @ WCCC in Grand Junction
Jan 8 @ 7:30 am – 6:00 pm
First Aid/CPR/AED/BBP @ WCCC in Grand Junction
Jan 9 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Spring Classes Begin at 8 am @ CMC - Breckenridge & Dillon
Jan 13 @ 8:00 am

Spring classes begin at 8am.

Register for GED preparatory classes @ Colorado Mountain College
Jan 13 @ 9:00 am

GEDimageGED prep classes start this week at Colorado Mountain College. Students who wish to enroll in prep classes must attend a registration session Jan. 13 at 9 a.m. for all Glenwood morning classes. Class sessions meet Mondays through Thursdays, 9-11:50 a.m.

Spring GED prep classes meet in Glenwood Springs on:
Mondays & Wednesdays, 9-11:50am,
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9-11:50am, or
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6-8:50pm

Registration for Glenwood prep classes is at 9 a.m. Monday, Jan. 13 for all morning classes and at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 14 for evening classes.

Spring GED prep classes meet in Carbondale on:
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6-8:50pm or
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9-11:50am

Registration for Carbondale prep classes is at 6 p.m. Monday, Jan. 13 for all evening classes at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 14 for all morning classes.

More info at 947-8484.

Artisan Breads @ Breckenridge
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Class Description

This intensive hands-on seminar on bread introduces the student to the basics of artisan bread baking. Learn to bake basic white bread, multi-grain boules, braided loaves, and a variety of French loaves such as batards, baguettes, ficelles and boules.

Syn# 80278
Cost $55
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Intro to Massage Therapy @ Colorado Mountain College
Jan 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:20 pm

Massage close-up photoLearn from a pro who knows the body. Doctor of physical therapy Adam Kliebert teaches you hands-on techniques to complete a full-body massage with a combination of healing touch, Swedish massage and basic foot reflexology. If you have an interest in healing and helping others, this class is a great place to start. It is open to everyone who wants to utilize the techniques for personal use or to explore potential career interests in massage therapy. Cost: one credit hour of tuition (less than the average cost of a one-hour massage). Meets Mondays, 6-7:20pm, Jan. 13-Apr. 28. Call 970-945-7486 to register.