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Vegetable Gardening in the Pacific NW 2: Let's Do It! via Zoom

$55

with Virginia Hall

Calendar May 8, 2024 at 6 pm

Now that you have the background information for preparing to garden vegetables, let's actually get going! In this class, students will learn the tricks that will make their plantings a success!

Check your registration confirmation email for the Zoom link!

5 sessions

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

WT-Guest Service Gold®

$75

with Ken Henson

Calendar May 9, 2024 at 1 pm

This comprehensive program is designed to train line-level employees to engage and provide memorable guest service. Students will learn to identify and apply the seven principles of customer engagement in the workplace, identify golden opportunities to personalize an experience and inspire others and provide visitors with authenticity, intuition, empathy, delight, delivery, and initiative. Following the training, students who pass the certification exam with a 70% or greater will receive the Certified Guest Service Professional® designation.This is a one session class that is completed in 4 hours.

This class is held on one day on our South County Campus in 
Seaside, Oregon. 1455 N Roosevelt Dr. Seaside, OR 97138

About the instructor: Ken Henson, owner of Refettorio Consulting, will share his experience of 25+ years in the restaurant industry, employee management and motivation, leadership, multi-unit management, food/labor costing and analysis, P&L, restaurant opening, leadership development and process implementation.

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops– one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more– two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines: You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email workforcetraining@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2550.

Jewelry Metalsmithing

$80

with Virginia Hall

Calendar May 9, 2024 at 6 pm

Metalsmithing is the art and practice of forming and fabricating metal into jewelry. In this class, students will learn how to make copper, brass, and precious metal jewelry by using tools to produce pierced (cut-work) designs that reflect their individual style. Students will have access to the instructor's complete collection of equipment for forming, shaping, casting, coloring, and polishing.

An additional fee for supplies of $30 for new students or $15 for returning students should be paid to the Instructor on the first day of class in the form of cash or check. 

All students should bring safety glasses to class, and returning students should bring their jewelry tools as well.

5 sessions

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

COVID-19 guidelines:  The wearing of masks on campus is optional.

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

Strength & Flexibility Training

$65

with Jillian Conrad

Calendar May 13, 2024 at 9 am

This all-inclusive strength training program blends strength with flexibility, endurance, balance, coordination, and concentration. Its unique synergism yields strong, fluid movements that require a challenging yet invigorating focus of mind and body. Create a better functional body to meet life's demands with a lot of laughter but without injury or undue fatigue.

Students should bring a mat and a set of hand weights to class.

9 sessions - No class May 27th

Note:  Participants must complete a CCC Liability Form and submit it to the Instructor on the first day of class.  View here.

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

COVID-19 guidelines: The wearing of masks on campus is optional.

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

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WT-First Aid, CPR and AED Certification

$115

with TR DeMoss

Calendar May 15, 2024 at 1 pm

This one session course is designed to prepare participants to provide First Aid, CPR, and use an automated external defibrillator (AED) in a safe, timely, and effective manner. This course teaches the critical skills needed to respond to and manage an emergency until emergency medical services arrive. This course includes infant/child First Aid and CPR. Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive the American Heart Association First Aid/CPR/AED two-year certification. Cards are issued electronically through the American Heart Association and may take up to two weeks to arrive.

This class is 1 session.

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

 Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  workforcetraining@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2550.

Woodworking: Intro. to Hand Tools

$35

with Brian Pietrowski

Calendar May 17, 2024 at 5:30 pm

Learn how to use and sharpen various tools such as chisels, hand planes, and gouges. Bring your own tools to sharpen, or work on tools that will be provided.

All students should bring safety glasses and ear protection to class if they have them.  Otherwise, they will be provided.

1 session

Instructor BioBrian Pietrowski is a local woodworker and student of the Historic Preservation program at Clatsop Community College. He received a Bachelor's degree in Fine Art from the Oregon College of Art and Craft, and he has spent the last two decades making furniture, cabinetry, and designing architectural spaces. Brian’s current work focuses on restoring and reproducing historic wooden windows.

 

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

COVID-19 guidelines:  The wearing of masks on campus is optional.

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

Raising Chickens for Beginners via Zoom

$35

with Rebecca Lexa

Calendar May 23, 2024 at 6 pm

Do you want to raise chickens in your own backyard but aren’t sure how to get started? In this class, we’ll talk about whether to start with brand new chicks or older birds. You'll learn what your new flock will need, what some common maladies are and how to treat them, and more! PLEASE NOTE: The last, OPTIONAL, section of this class includes information about humanely culling chickens for meat or euthanasia.

Check your registration confirmation email for the Zoom link!

1 session

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn:  Community Ed/Workforce Training, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

Weaving Baskets: Potato Basket

$50

with Vicky McGath

Calendar Jun 1, 2024 at 10 am

Come make your very own basket! Learn how to weave a 10-inch potato basket. This type of basket was originally used in harvesting potatoes, but you can use it to hold a variety of things! 

A $49 fee for your supply kit and handle (natural and colored reed/rattan) should be paid to the Instructor at the beginning of class in the form of cash or check.

Please bring a sack lunch and these additional supplies: spray bottle, small bucket, soft tape measure, scissors, towel, pencil, flat-head screwdriver, and 4” zip ties.

1 session

If unable to pay via credit/debit card, please mail check or money order at least 5 days prior to class start date to: 

Clatsop Community College, Attn: Business Office, 1651 Lexington Ave, Astoria, OR 97103

 

COVID-19 guidelines:  The wearing of masks on campus is optional.

 

Refund Schedule and Drop Dates

Last day to drop a Community Education or Workforce Training class with a refund:

  • One or two-session workshops – one working day prior to class start date
  • Three class sessions or more – two working days after the first class

There are no refunds allowed beyond these deadlines:  You are liable for payment of classes at the time of registration and will be held liable unless the classes are dropped within the refund period.

If you withdraw due to circumstances beyond your control such as a medical emergency, you may file a petition for a refund. The date of receipt of the petition, length of class attendance, and cost of course materials and services may be considered in denying or reducing the amount requested. If you need to complete a form to petition for a refund, please email:  communityed@clatsopcc.edu or call 503-338-2408.

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