Expand Your Horizons with Continuing Education, Non-Credit Classes

Your local campus has a wide variety of Continuing Education Classes to improve your health, mind and spirit

From learning Adobe Photoshop to Zumba workouts, Colorado Mountain College has over 300 classes to choose from.

Delve into an area of personal interest, such as history, geology or economics. Get in shape with yoga, fitball or Hoop dancing. Learn to play guitar or cook ethnic dishes. Improve jobs skills including Social Media Marketing or mastering Quickbooks. Or just have fun with acting or crochet.

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Upcoming Continuing Education Classes

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Oct
24
Fri
Northern New Mexico @ CMC in Breckenridge
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Class Description

Different from Tex Mex and what we have come to understand as Mexican food, the cuisine of Northern New Mexico is unique to its history and geographical location. Spend an evening preparing favorites such as Stacked Blue Corn Enchiladas, New Mexican Style Posole, Winter Vegetable Escaveche and Capriotata Pudding. Syn#85594 Cost $44

Faculty: Culinary Staff
Meets: F • October 24, 2014 – October 24, 2014
Refund Date: October 22, 2014 at
Cost: $44
Syn# 85594

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Oct
25
Sat
CPR for Professionals @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 25 @ 8:00 am – 4:50 pm
Class Description

Meets the requirements for American Red Cross, Professional Rescuer CPR or American Heart Association Basic Life Support for those who work in emergency services, health care and other professional areas. Material presented in the course is basic patient assessment, basic airway management, rescue breathing and CPR for infant, child and adult patients.

American Heart Association materials are used. Text required and must be purchased.

Faculty: Jacqueline E. Stadick
Meets: S • October 25, 2014 – October 25, 2014
Refund Date: October 23, 2014
Credit Hours: 0.5
Syn# 83111

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CPR for Healthcare Provider @ CMC in Edwards
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 3:50 pm
Class Description

Designed for healthcare professionals, but available to the public, this CPR class is open to individuals interested in developing the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, administer CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking safely and effectively. This class meets the requirements for the American Heart Association Basic Life Support certification. An individual pocket mask and text are included in the class fee. Students who successfully complete this class will receive a certification card valid for two years.

Faculty: Kirk S. Pliske
Meets: S • October 25, 2014 – October 25, 2014
Refund Date: October 23, 2014
Cost: $66
Syn# 83859

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Increase Your Creativity @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 25 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Class Description

A daylong workshop that can benefit anyone who want to be more creative. This includes those who don’t consider themselves creative, as well as creative professionals, like artists, photographers, and musicians. A fast-paced, fun experience with hands-on activities. (1 hr. break for lunch)

Faculty: Brian K. Tinker
Meets: S • October 25, 2014 – October 25, 2014
Refund Date: October 23, 2014
Cost: $30
Syn# 85487

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Oct
26
Sun
Chocolate Works II @ BMHS
Oct 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Class Description

Further refine your chocolate tempering skills in this continuation class. Learn techniques to make molded bon bons, truffles, and hand-dipped chocolates. Chef Felicia will show you how to fill your own gourmet chocolates with rich ganache for an unforgettable treat. Prereq: Chocolate Works I

Faculty: Felicia Kalaluhi
Meets: SU • October 26, 2014 – October 26, 2014
Refund Date: October 24, 2014
Cost: $55
Syn# 85738

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Oct
27
Mon
Belly Dance – Level II @ CMC in Edwards
Oct 27 @ 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm
Class Description

You will continue the art of belly dance in the Moroccan style by expanding on the basics learned in Basics & Beyond Belly Dance.

Photo of belly dance instructor Fraser.

Learn the ancient art of belly dance.

Faculty: Linda S. Frazer
Meets: M • October 27, 2014 – December 8, 2014
Refund Date: October 24, 2014
Cost: $49
Syn# 85720

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Oct
28
Tue
An Artist’s Color Exploration @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

Would-be, new or experienced artists – all are invited to explore the world of color possibilities in this fun, hands-on three-hour workshop where participants learn the fundamentals and principals of color theory and mixing. Discover the differences in watercolor and oil paint behavior, while learning simple and effective blending, layering, shadow and highlight techniques. No prior understanding of color or painting is required, but please bring the required materials for the most robust experience possible. Materials list available at the Glenwood Center. An irrepressible advocate of the arts and an artist, herself, Lisa Bracken celebrates inspiration and individuality together with artistic expression in all its forms. Within the realm of graphic art, she is proficient in a number of common mediums including pencil sketch, pen and ink, watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastel, charcoal, and digital.

Faculty: Lisa A. Bracken
Meets: T • October 28, 2014 – October 28, 2014
Refund Date: October 24, 2014
Cost: $30
Syn# 85454

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Creating & Maintaining Websites with WordPress @ CMC in Carbondale
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Class Description

If you ever wanted to design and maintain your own web site, but thought it was too hard, think again. WordPress is a state-of-the-art publishing platform with a focus on aesthetics, web standards, and usability. WordPress is both free and priceless at the same time. Best of all, WordPress is easy to use. This class is a hybrid class with some online instruction and lab available via Canvas in between classes.

Faculty: Trent J. Blizzard
Meets: T • October 28, 2014 – December 2, 2014
Refund Date: October 24, 2014
Cost: $125
Syn# 85373

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QuickBooks 2014 Basics @ CMC in Edwards
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Class Description

This workshop will help new users get started with QuickBooks. You will learn how to set up a company, pay bills, write checks, create simple invoices, receive customer payments, and generate financial reports. Basic accounting terminology will also be reviewed.

Photo of accounting instructor Patti Plagens.

Patti Plagens teaches a variety of accounting classes for small businesses.

Faculty: Patricia L. Plagens (Dixon)
Meets: T • October 28, 2014 – October 28, 2014
Refund Date: October 24, 2014
Cost: $99
Syn# 85054

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The Artist Sees Pkg Deal @ CMC in Glenwood Springs
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Class Description

Buy all 3 classes in this artist series and receive this special discounted rate.

Faculty: Lisa A. Bracken
Meets: T, TH • October 28, 2014 – November 4, 2014
Refund Date: October 24, 2014
Cost: $80
Syn# 85452

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