Carbondale / Roaring Fork Continuing Education Calendar

Sep
22
Mon
Mixing Pigments in Watercolor @ CMC in Carbondale
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Class Description

Create hundreds of colors. Following specific color recipes learn how to mix colors directly related to your genre, layout and design. Pick up a materials list at the Lappala Center.

Faculty: Elizabeth W. De Stefano
Meets: M • September 22, 2014 – September 22, 2014
Refund Date: September 19, 2014
Cost: $46
Syn# 85996

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Technical Canyoneering @ CMC in Spring Valley
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Class Description

Introduces students to a variety of travel techniques for non-technical and technical canyon environments. Topics include: weather, canyon, geography, navigation, group management and safety, technical rope work, climbing skills and self-rescue. A variety of wet and dry canyon travel techniques will be practiced including: walking, scrambling, climbing, rappelling, jumping and swimming. Leave No Trace techniques, in a desert canyon environment, as well as a general knowledge of natural history and cultural history of the region, will be emphasized.

This is rigorous, physically demanding class that includes rappels, swimming through narrow slot canyons, and demanding off-trail travel. This class includes a 5-day technical canyoneering overnight field trip to Zion National Park. Class will meet two Mondays before the field trip and one Monday immediately following. Field trip is Saturday through Wednesday, 10/4-10/8. The supplemental course charge includes transportation, group equipment, showers, food, access/camping fees, and wet suit rental. Backpack, sleeping bag, and tent rentals available. The supplemental course charge is non-refundable. Minimum age: 17.

Faculty: Johann Aberger, Michael S. Schneiter
Meets: M, M,T,W,S,SU, M • September 22, 2014 – October 13, 2014
Refund Date: September 25, 2014
Credit Hours: 2.0
Syn# 84968

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Sep
23
Tue
CPR for Professionals (AHA) @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Sep 23 @ 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, during the scheduled hours for the class. Each student completes Part One (online portion) individually. Students must pay the additional online registration cost directly to AHA when registration for the online portion is completed. Online registration and information 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. Text required.

Faculty: Kerry Wirth, Kerry Wirth
Meets: T,TH • September 23, 2014 – September 25, 2014
Refund Date: September 19, 2014
Cost: $28
Syn# 83120

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Mexican Fast Foods @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

In this class, you will learn to make and test three of the most delicious fast foods of the gourmet Mexican food, including tacos, enchiladas, and tostadas.

Faculty: Ricardo Torres
Meets: T • September 23, 2014 – September 23, 2014
Refund Date: September 19, 2014
Cost: $30
Syn# 85477

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Wilderness First Responder @ CMC in Spring Valley
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Photo depicting a high angle rescueClass Description

This course provides the student with those skills and emergency medical care techniques used by guides, trip leaders and others providing primary care in backcountry setting. The student will be able to respond correctly to those medical and trauma situations commonly encountered when entry into the EMS system is delayed or unlikely.

This class will be taught to the guidelines of the Wilderness Medicine Society. Field meeting dates will emphasize practical skills in backcountry settings and will take place in the classroom and outdoors. Field days are mandatory on Saturday and Sunday, 10/4 & 10/5, and 10/25 & 10/26. The 10/25 meeting includes a night triage activity. Upon successful completion of this class, students will be awarded certifications from the American Heart Association (Professional Rescuer CPR) and Desert Mountain Medicine (WFR). Certifications are active for two years. The supplemental course charge includes textbook, expendable supplies, and certification fees. The supplemental course charge is nonrefundable. Minimum age 17.

Faculty: Stephen Szoradi, Matthew J. Barrett
Meets: T,TH, S,SU, S, SU • September 23, 2014 – November 13, 2014
Refund Date: September 30, 2014
Credit Hours: 4.0
Syn# 83745

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Sep
24
Wed
PC 2: Beyond the Computer Basics @ CMC in Carbondale
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Class Description

This workshop will build on the basics. If you only use your computer to surf the Internet and exchange emails, this class will teach you how to use other very useful applications in order take advantage of your computer.(Explicacion en espanol tambien-Spanish explanation by request). Questions can be directed to ricotorres7@gmail.com

Faculty: Ricardo Torres
Meets: W • September 24, 2014 – October 8, 2014
Refund Date: September 22, 2014
Cost: $75
Syn# 85473

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Rock Climbing II @ CMC in Spring Valley
Sep 24 @ 5:00 pm – 5:50 pm
Class Description

This class emphasizes lead climbing skills and is part of a three-climbing-class series that includes Rock Climbing I and Rock Self-Rescue. This class has a mandatory meeting at the Spring Valley Climbing Wall from 5:00-5:50pm on 9/24. This class includes one overnight field trip departing at 8:00am on 9/26, and returning at 6:30pm on 9/28. The supplmental course charge includes access fee, 2 dinners, 2 breakfasts, campground fees, transportation, group camping equipment, and climbing gear. The supplmental course charge is nonrefundable. Minimum age 18.

Faculty:
Meets: W, F,S,SU • September 24, 2014 – September 28, 2014
Refund Date: September 22, 2014
Cost: $102
Syn# 83777

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Sep
25
Thu
iPhone Crash Course @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

This three hour class is geared to help you get the most from your iPhone by introducing you to some of its many features. Learn how to customize your iPhone settings, use FaceTime, iMessage, surf the Internet, take pictures and videos, begin to manage your photos and use the Map features. (iOS 7 version). Bring your iPhone and Apple ID and password with you to class.

Faculty: Alice M. Brouhard
Meets: TH • September 25, 2014 – September 25, 2014
Refund Date: September 23, 2014
Cost: $35
Syn# 85333

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Sep
26
Fri
Package Deal: Quickbooks 2012 @ CMC in Carbondale
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Package Deal: Buy all 3 QuickBooks workshops (level 1,2, and 3) in the accounting series in Carbondale and get this discounted rate.

Faculty: Stan Snyder
Meets: F • September 26, 2014 – October 10, 2014
Refund Date: September 24, 2014
Cost: $202
Syn# 85254

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Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Suppo @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:20 pm
Class Description

An advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immeadiate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented. Text required.

Faculty:
Meets: F, S • September 26, 2014 – September 27, 2014
Refund Date: September 24, 2014
Cost: $28
Syn# 83258

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