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University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville



Workforce Training

RN to EMT Bridge

$199

with Brandon Foshee

Calendar Mar 4, 2024 at 9 am, runs for 2 weeks

The RN to EMT bridge course is the fast-track way of allowing health care professionals who wish to advance their careers in EMS by working on a ground or air ambulance and taking their knowledge to where the action and treatment first begins. The health care professionals will be allowed to do online course work over a week and then be trained by other health care providers on EMS equipment before being checked off and testing for their national certification and home state licensure. Note: The hands-on skills check-off can only be done in the state of Arkansas. Download RN to EMT flyer

How you will benefit:

  • After completion of the course you will be able to test for your state licensure and national registration at NAEMT
  • You will have knowledge of Emergency Medical Equipment
  • You will learn to work in a team setting to accomplish a time sensitive goal
  • You will learn scene size up and when to contact additional resources or help
  • You will have the privilege of becoming a large part and a valued member of the emergency response family

The class will consist of an online course review over a period of one month of the EMT course at your pace with an online test at the end of each chapter. Then you will have a hands-on training the following week with other health care professionals in the same field. Ride along time will be provided for those who will need it after class or with prior arrangements.

If this is a challenge that you have been wanting to do, contact us and let’s start making a difference together!

Class fees are as follows:

$199.00 UACCB (enrollment fee for online college course)

$250.00 Survival Flight EMS (equipment fee usage and hands-on instructor training)

Class size is limited and will be offered on a first come basis so don’t wait!

Class dates for enrollment are open now. The deadline to register is April 12, 2024. The hands-on skills assessment is scheduled for April 22-23 and will be held in Batesville, AR at Survival Flight, Inc. 

Pre-requisites: Must be a current licensed healthcare professional with a valid Basic Life Support CPR certification card. 

This course is a satellite program of the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville. Upon registration, you will be given access by the instructor to Pearson's MyLab Brady to begin the online portion of your coursework. 

For questions, call 870-612-2082. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course start date is required to withdraw and receive a refund. 

Welding for Basic Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW/STICK)

$800

with Brice Stephens

Calendar Mar 4, 2024 at 5:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Pre-requisite: Student must have completed Welding for Production Manufacturing (GMAW/MIG). 

Welding for Basic SMAW or STICK Welding is a 24-hour training course focusing on Basic Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW/STICK). Welding instructor Brice Stephens will cover basic metal preparation, machine set-up and maintenance, and weld quality self-inspection.

This class will run for 4 consecutive weeks on Mondays and Thursdays from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Successful completers will receive an American Welding Society Certification.

The minimum age is 15 with parental/guardian consent. Welding helmet or hood, safety glasses and a welding jacket will be provided. However, you are welcome to bring your own supplies, i.e. work boots to protect feet, leather gloves, helmet or hood, thick cotton top, long sleeve jacket or shirt. 

Financial Aid Scholarship Available For This Course: 

This course is approved for an Arkansas Workforce Challenge (AWC) Scholarship award (up to $800) provided by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE). To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be 18 years of age or older, an Arkansas resident and must have a high school diploma or equivalent. 

APPLY FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP:

Step 1: To receive 100% tuition free scholarship for this training, you must apply here >> Arkansas Workforce Challenge Scholarship by creating an account. Upon completion of the application, you will be notified via email by ADHE, typically within 7-10 business days, that you have been offered the scholarship. You will need to accept the offer for the award which covers your tuition 100%. If the scholarship is not finalized or the award received, you will be billed for the cost of the course and payment is due within 30 days of the final day of class.

REGISTER FOR THE CLASS:

Step 2: Reserve your seat by registering for the class. To defer payment pending receipt of the scholarship funding, click Register and apply the following promo code at check out: stick24. Select Check Out, then in the upper right corner, select Add promo code and enter the code: stick24. Click the + (plus) sign to update your cart. By applying this promo code, you are agreeing to comply and fulfill the terms and conditions listed in Step 1.  

What if I fail to apply the promo code?

If you fail to apply the promo code, your credit card will be charged the full course fee of $800.00 and reimbursement will be provided after the course is completed.

For questions, call 870-612-2082. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course start date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

Welding for Production Manufacturing

$800

with Brice Stephens

Calendar Mar 4, 2024 at 5:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Welding for Production Manufacturing is a 24-hour training course focusing on the basic hand tools, power tools, and Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW/MIG) process used in local manufacturing facilities. Welding instructor Brice Stephens will cover basic metal preparation, machine set-up and maintenance, and weld quality self-inspection.

This class will run for 4 consecutive weeks on Mondays and Thursdays from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Successful completers will receive an American Welding Society Certification. 

The minimum age is 15 with parental/guardian consent. Welding helmet or hood, safety glasses and a welding jacket will be provided. However, you are welcome to bring your own supplies, i.e. work boots to protect feet, leather gloves, helmet or hood, thick cotton top, long sleeve jacket or shirt. 

Financial Aid Scholarship Available For This Course: 

This course is approved for an Arkansas Workforce Challenge (AWC) Scholarship award (up to $800) provided by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE). To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be 18 years of age or older, an Arkansas resident and must have a high school diploma or equivalent. 

APPLY FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP:

Step 1: There is zero up-front cost with proof of high school completion. To receive 100% tuition free scholarship for this training, you must apply here >> Arkansas Workforce Challenge Scholarship by creating an account. Upon completion of the application, you will be notified via email by ADHE, typically within 7-10 business days, that you have been offered the scholarship. You will need to accept the offer for the award which covers your tuition 100%. If the scholarship is not finalized or the award received, you will be billed for the cost of the course and payment is due within 30 days of the final day of class.

REGISTER FOR THE CLASS:

Step 2: Reserve your seat by registering for the class. To defer payment pending receipt of the scholarship funding, click Register and apply the following promo code at check out: 1welding24. Select Check Out, then in the upper right corner, select Add promo code and enter the code: 1welding24. Click the + (plus) sign to update your cart. By applying this promo code, you are agreeing to comply and fulfill the terms and conditions listed in Step 1.  

What if I fail to apply the promo code?

If you fail to apply the promo code, your credit card will be charged the full course fee of $800.00 and reimbursement will be provided after the course is completed.

For questions, call 870-612-2082. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course start date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

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Intro to American Sign Language

$110

with Patrick Moody

Calendar Mar 4, 2024 at 6:30 pm, runs for 6 weeks

*Sign up today for half-price tuition!*

Do you have a desire to learn American Sign Language (ASL) to better communicate with friends, family, or people around you that are deaf? In this introductory course, instructor Patrick Moody will teach communicative sign language and how to adequately fingerspell. You will learn how to sign the alphabet and have a good starting vocabulary to strike up a conversation with the deaf community around you. You will learn about Deaf Culture in the United States and the history of the impact of deaf individuals.  

This 6-week in-person class will be held on Monday evenings March 4-April 15, 2024 from 6:30-8 p.m. (No class on March 18 - Spring Break)

Sign up for half-price with Promo Code:

Use the Promo Code to register for the class at half-price. Bring your family and friends for $55 per person. At Check-Out, enter the Promo Code: family24

Call 870-612-2082 for more information.

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course starting date is required to withdraw and receive a refund. 

Excel Level 1

$129

with Rhonda Williams

Calendar Mar 7, 2024 at 10 am

Learn the basics of Excel including entering and formatting numbers and text; ranges; copying and moving data; basic formulas; data entry short-cuts like filling in a range, autosum, auto complete and autofill; relative and absolute cell references; searching Help; formatting and printing. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course starting date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

Testimonial: "Rhonda Williams was a wonderful instructor. She was very knowledgeable and easy to follow. I would take more of her courses in the future." Bailey Morris

Testimonial: "Loved my instructor. She was very knowledgeable and also made class fun!" Magan Rogers

Fabrication Fundamentals

$800

with Brice Stephens

Calendar Mar 9, 2024 at 8 am, runs for 7 weeks

Fabrication Fundamentals is a project-based introductory course designed to equip students with the basic knowledge and skills necessary for understanding and applying fabrication techniques. This course combines theoretical principles with hands-on experience, preparing students for further specialized studies or careers in manufacturing, engineering, design, and art. Through project-based learning, students will explore the processes, tools, and safety protocols fundamental to fabrication, enabling them to transform conceptual designs into tangible products.

This class will run for 7 consecutive weeks on Saturdays from 8 a.m. - noon. 

Financial Aid Scholarship Available For This Course: 

This course is approved for an Arkansas Workforce Challenge (AWC) Scholarship award (up to $800) provided by the Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE). To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be 18 years of age or older, an Arkansas resident and must have a high school diploma or equivalent. 

APPLY FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP:

Step 1: There is zero up-front cost with proof of high school completion. To receive 100% tuition free scholarship for this training, you must apply here >> Arkansas Workforce Challenge Scholarship by creating an account. Upon completion of the application, you will be notified via email by ADHE, typically within 7-10 business days, that you have been offered the scholarship. You will need to accept the offer for the award which covers your tuition 100%. If the scholarship is not finalized or the award received, you will be billed for the cost of the course and payment is due within 30 days of the final day of class.

REGISTER FOR THE CLASS:

Step 2: Reserve your seat by registering for the class. To defer payment pending receipt of the scholarship funding, click Register and apply the following promo code at check out: fab24. Select Check Out, then in the upper right corner, select Add promo code and enter the code: fab24. Click the + (plus) sign to update your cart. By applying this promo code, you are agreeing to comply and fulfill the terms and conditions listed in Step 1.  

What if I fail to apply the promo code?

If you fail to apply the promo code, your credit card will be charged the full course fee of $800.00 and reimbursement will be provided after the course is completed.

For questions, call 870-612-2082. 

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course start date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

Microsoft Word and PowerPoint: A Comprehensive Workshop

$110

with McKenzie Jackson

Calendar Mar 12, 2024 at 10 am

Unlock the full potential of Microsoft Word and PowerPoint in this comprehensive workshop designed for individuals seeking to enhance their document creation and presentation skills. Whether you're a beginner looking to establish a solid foundation or an intermediate user aiming to refine your techniques, instructor McKenzie Jackson offers a dynamic blend of hands-on exercises and expert guidance. This workshop includes an introduction to Word, basic formatting and document structure, advanced features and collaboration, mail merge, creating presentations in PowerPoint, tips for delivering effective presentations and more. By the end of this workshop, you will have the practical skills needed to create polished documents and captivating presentations. Elevate your proficiency and productivity with this engaging and practical course.

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course starting date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.



Excel Level 2

$129

with Rhonda Williams

Calendar Mar 14, 2024 at 10 am

Excel Level 2 covers large workbooks with multiple worksheets; 3D formulas; more advanced formulas for financial; logical and date questions; Excel as a datasheet (database table), including sorting and filtering, charts, comments and hyperlinks.

Cancellations: To cancel a class, five (5) business days' notice prior to the course starting date is required to withdraw and receive a refund.

Testimonial: "The instructor was able to take what would otherwise be a tedious subject and make it interesting. The lecture was hands-on and full of practical application." Billy Stidham





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