January – February 2014

Jan
31
Fri
Using Quickbooks Pro 2: 2012 @ Glenwood Springs
Jan 31 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Covers manual checks, bank transfers, credit card transactions, reconciling bank and credit card accounts to third-party statements, and use of asset, liability and equity accounts to record transactions. Prerequisite: Quickbooks I or instructor consent. Emphasis: QuickBooks 2012. Cost: $75. Refund date: 1/29.

Syn# 80192
Cost $75
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Beginning/Intermediate TaskStream @ CMC Edwards, Room 116
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Taskstream’s cloud-based tools advance effective assessment and help you set strategic goals, address accountability, and demonstrate continuous improvement.  This training will address both novice and intermediate-level topics including:

  • how to access TaskStream
  • what TaskStream is used for
  • the tools you will use inside TaskStream
  • who has edit access or read access
  • how to find online resources for help
  • 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

Datatel  ID#
14/SP TRN901 CS27 (SYN: 81863)

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.

Feb
1
Sat
MAC Basics @ Glenwood Springs
Feb 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

In this three hour workshop you will learn how to properly turn on and off your Mac, how to identify the external connections to the computer, how to use the mouse or track pad, and gain a better understanding of the Mac desktop including its menus, dock and status menu. You will learn how to adjust your sound volume and screen brightness, how and when to right click. You will learn about the apple menu, the finder, and system preferences. We will also explore creating, saving, copying, moving, deleting, finding, and transferring files. This will be followed by a brief introduction to some of the more popular applications for the Mac. Cost: $35. Refund date: 1/30.

Syn# 80833
Cost $35
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Feb
3
Mon
Canvas: Gradebook and SpeedGrader
Feb 3 – Feb 6 all-day

This course introduces participants to the Canvas Gradebook and SpeedGrader tools. This course assumes that participants already have some experience using Canvas, or have taken Canvas: Basics Online or another Canvas training. This session will take place completely online in the Canvas learning management system, at coloradomtn.instructure.com.

This training takes place over 4 days: it begins on Monday morning and ends Thursday evening. There are deadlines for each day’s work to keep the group moving forward together, but participants may work on the assignments at any time of day or night, from any computer (PC or Mac) with an Internet connection and either Firefox, Safari, Chrome, or Internet Explorer. This course will include:

  • clarifying the kinds of graded items that Canvas offers
  • opportunities to practice using the Canvas SpeedGrader to grade various kinds of assignments
  • opportunities to practice inputting grades, messaging students, and muting assignments in the Canvas Gradebook
  • practicing creating Assignment Groups and a weighted total
  • Q&A with a Canvas expert, and more!

Instructor

Gabrielle Orsi

Datatel  ID#

14/SP TRN901 CS31 (SYN: 81873)

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.

Foot Reflexology @ Glenwood Springs
Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:50 pm
Class Description

Students learn the Ingham Method of foot reflexology which is used primarily for relaxation. This course addresses the principle that reflexes in the feet are related to each organ and part of the body. Students learn to stimulate these reflexes to assist the body’s preventative maintenance and natural healing processes. A certificate for Foot Reflexology (15 hours of training) is given at the end of the class which can be applied towards professional hours. Meets Mondays, 2/3-3/3. Cost: $87. Refund date: 1/31.

Syn# 81002
Cost $87
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Feb
4
Tue
Community First Aid & CPR w/AED @ Carbondale
Feb 4 @ 9:30 am – 2:30 pm
Class Description

An American Heart Association Blended Learning course; part of the course is completed online, and part in person with an instructor. Each student must complete Part One of the course online at http://www.onlineaha.org/. Then, students will contact Kerry Wirth to schedule their 60 minute skill testing time slot and present the completed AHA online certificate. Contact Kerry Wirth 925-7740 for details.On-line course will have a fee. Text required. Meets Tuesday & Thursday, 2/4 & 2/6. Cost: $28. Refund: 1/31.

Syn# 81486
Cost $28
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Feb
6
Thu
Google Drive @ Carbondale
Feb 6 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Class Description

Covers Google Drive, the free cloud-based productivity suite for email, cloud file storage, documents, presentation, spreadsheets, forms, and drawing. Learn how to connect with your team to get work done from anywhere on any device. Cost: $45. Refund date: 2/4.

Syn# 80717
Cost $45
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Feb
7
Fri
Quickbooks for Mac I: 2012 @ Glenwood Springs
Feb 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
photo of student working on a Mac ComputerClass Description

Emphasizes entering, saving, finding and editing basic transactions. Introduces fundamental concepts and reports. Emphasis:MAC QuickBooks 2012. Cost: $75. Refund date: 2/5.

Syn# 80193
Cost $75
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.

Advanced HTML & CSS @ Glenwood Springs
Feb 7 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Image representing an HTML tagClass Description

Learn HTML5 and CSS3 for building and editing web pages using Dreamweaver and WordPress. Meets Fridays, 2/7-2/21. Cost: $125. Refund date: 2/5.

Syn# 80821
Cost $125
Go to WebAdvisor Continuing Education to search (use the Syn #) and register and pay for class.”

Feb
10
Mon
Best Practices in Online Courses Webinar
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Developing and delivering a great online course is a challenge with constantly evolving technology and industry standards, so the Online Course Quality Task Force worked hard last fall to do the research for you! This team of CMC faculty and staff established a set of standards and best practices to ensure CMC online courses are consistently high-quality learning environments that facilitate active learning and a positive learning and teaching environment. Join Karen Kaemmerling, Instructional Chair for Online Learning, to discuss online course design and delivery standards established by the CMC Online Course Quality Task Force. This live one hour webinar will encourage open discussion, questions, and feedback about the recommendations of the committee.

This webinar will be held via a Collaborate web conference. The link to join the webinar will be sent via email to registered participants; you can also contact the webinar’s instructor for the link.

Visit this webpage ahead of time to check your browser and ensure sure it’s ready for use with Blackboard Collaborate webconferencing. If you are not familiar with Blackboard Collaborate, then we suggest that you watch this 7-minute Participant Orientation tutorial video.

Instructors

Karen Kaemmerling

WebAdvisor Registration Information
14/SP TRN901 CS50 (SYN: 82023)

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.