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From cabinetmaking to ceramic tile, floral design to first aid, and Excel to editing photos, Meridian offers nearly 100 personal courses each semester, year-round. Need a course that isn't being offered? Meridian changes with the needs of the district, continually developing courses that meet the interests of district residents. We love to receive feedback. You can reserve your space in a professional- or personal-interest course in a variety of ways.

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1312 South Sangre Road
Stillwater, OK 74074-1899
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1312 South Sangre Road
½ mile south of Highway 51 on Sangre Road
Enrollment Hours: 7:30 a.m.-10 p.m. M - Th; 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. F

Architecture & Construction 

Woodworking for Beginners
Participants will learn a variety of skills and gain knowledge concerning woodworking. You will gain fundamental knowledge on safe power tool use and operation. This is designed to help participants become more comfortable with using the tools of the trade.
10/25/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$59
 
Mechanical Journeyman's Test Prep
This preparation class is designed to build and review knowledge necessary for the mechanical journeyman?s licensing exam. This will prepare you in the areas of electrical knowledge and controls, natural gas, air distribution systems, refrigeration and air conditioning systems, heating systems and safety. Feel at ease for your certification exam knowing you are well prepared for success.
10/4/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$325
 
EPA 608 Test Prep
You will gain knowledge necessary to complete certification for the EPA608 Refrigerant Handling exam. Topics include the ozone depletion issue, handling of refrigerant and leak detection. The training includes an informational booklet needed to prepare technicians to become certified to recover and contain refrigerant for both high-pressure and low-pressure air conditioning and refrigerant equipment. EPA examination is provided with the course.
11/15/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$119
 
Basic Home Maintenance & Repair
This course will cover the fundamentals and how-to of basic home maintenance and repair. Topics covered will include small drywall repairs, basic electrical wiring, plumbing repairs, trim, doors and many other repairs that you may be presented with in the home.
11/29/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$99
 
Home Inspection
Course will provide an overview of the home inspection industry including Oklahoma statutes, rules and regulations. Instruction will also cover the process of examining a home and its systems and components. Course has been approved by the Home Inspector Examiners Committee to meet the 90-hour training requirement for Oklahoma Home Inspector Licensing.
11/7/2016
MTWTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$475
 
Introduction to SOLIDWORKS CAD and 3D
This course covers topics in the creation and ending of parts, assemblies and drawings in SOLIDWORKS Participants will learn explanation of Parametric Design. The user interface and basic menu commands.
11/7/2016
MW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$175
 
Ceramic Tile: Countertops, Backsplash, & Flooring
This course will cover the fundamentals and how-to of working with ceramic tile. Learn how to buy material, cut, lay and grout tiles. Work on backsplash, countertops and flooring for that new look around your house.
11/8/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$98
 
Mechanical Code Update
This class is designed to update mechanical contractors and journeymen on international codes as they relate to the HVAC/R Industry. A photo ID is required for this class to count for CEU credit with the Oklahoma Construction Industries Board.
12/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$60
 
Basic Orchard Planting
Learn the basics of selecting and planting fruit trees for gardens and small orchards. Selecting and preparing the site, watering, weeds and understanding root stocks will be a few of the topics covered in this course.
12/8/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Maintenance Technician
The fundamental purpose for this course is to be able to perform entry-level work in the field of maintenance, repair and remodeling of apartments, homes, buildings, offices, schools and other facilities. Students will be introduced to the field of building maintenance. Topics to be covered in this course will be hands-on training and safety procedures, an overview of career opportunities in the maintenance field, how to perform basic electrical repairs, minor plumbing repairs, HVAC basic repairs, and power tool and equipment operation. There are no pre-requisites for this program.
8/22/2016
MW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$395
 
Electrical Safety & Repair
Don't be intimidated by electrical repairs for your home. Gain confidence by becoming familiar with safety, equipment & materials as well as electrical theory. You will also receive step by step instructions to troubleshoot and repair fixtures, outlets, ceiling fans & more.
9/12/2016
MTTH
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$165
 
Auto CAD Level 1
Explore the basics of CAD geometry creation and manipulation using a variety of computer command inputs including keyboard shortcuts, toolbox icons and mouse menu selection. Basic drafting and design concepts are taught while learning to operate within AutoCAD. This class provides an in-depth explanation of CAD concepts while building a better understanding of the use of AutoCAD commands. A textbook is included in the class cost for reference after the class has ended.
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$370
 
Woodworking Projects
Participants will learn to take a variety of skills and gain knowledge concerning woodworking and put them to work on a project of their choosing. Topics will cover design and material selection as well as skills to build your next woodworking project. Participants are responsible for all costs associated with their project. Individual project materials will not be provided.
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$149
 
Basic Landscape Design
Discover how to envision the outcome. Learn how to draw out your ideas and blend flowers, trees, shrubs and ground cover into harmonious and versatile designs.
9/15/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$60
 
EPA 608 Test Prep
You will gain knowledge necessary to complete certification for the EPA608 Refrigerant Handling exam. Topics include the ozone depletion issue, handling of refrigerant and leak detection. The training includes an informational booklet needed to prepare technicians to become certified to recover and contain refrigerant for both high-pressure and low-pressure air conditioning and refrigerant equipment. EPA examination is provided with the course.
9/20/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$119
 
Masonry: Basics
This course is an introduction to masonry methods and materials. Learn the concepts of concrete, stone, block and brick construction. Practice hands-on techniques for working with masonry tools and how to mix and spread mortar. Gain a clear understanding of tool and site safety.
9/27/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$179
 

Arts, A/V Technology & Communication 

Overwintering Citrus and Other Tropicals
This course is focused on preparing your plants for winter. Light, water and pests will be a few of the topics covered.
10/19/2016
W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Braiding Techniques
Learn fun and creative hair braiding techniques from the pros. Bring a child and have a blast. Tuition covers one adult and one child between the ages of 8-15.
10/20/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Woven Jewelry Design
If you're looking for ways to make your designs more dynamic, these beautiful bead weaving/stitching techniques are a great way to make gorgeous DIY pieces of all kinds.
10/20/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$65
 
Beekeeping
Interested in learning the art of Beekeeping? This is the class for you. Learn what to expect and how to keep your investment alive and growing.
11/1/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$50
 
Photography - Intermediate
In this course students will expand on concepts and techniques learned in the Photography: Basic course. Topics will include history of cameras, features, film types and uses, elements of exposure, lens types and uses, basics of composition, light meters, flash units, lighting techniques, depth of field, rule of thirds, shooting various locations, focusing on the subject, multiple flash use, situations, time exposures, filter uses, difficult shooting and marketing yourself.
11/1/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$99
 
Aromatherapy
Aromatherapy focuses on restoration of physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health through the application of various oils. Discover the benefits of safely and effectively using these essential oils.
11/7/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$40
 
Calligraphy for Beginners
Discover the art of calligraphy. Learn to letter beautiful envelopes, invitations, love letters and scrapbook layouts.
8/22/2016
M
7:00 PM
8:00 PM
$155
 
Photography: Basic
This course is suited for a person using either a simple or a complex camera. The class will concentrate on improving composition by discovering how to see as a professional does. Participants will take color prints based on specific assignments given in class. Participants will explore techniques that will make their photographs dynamic and powerful. Topics will include history of cameras, features, film types and uses, elements of exposure, lens types and uses, basics of composition, light meters, flash units, lighting techniques, depth of field, rule of thirds, shooting various locations, focusing on the subject, multiple flash use, situations, time exposures, filter uses, difficult shooting and marketing yourself.
8/30/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$120
 
Aromatherapy
Aromatherapy focuses on restoration of physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health through the application of various oils. Discover the benefits of safely and effectively using these essential oils.
9/12/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$40
 
Floral Design
Basic floral design techniques are taught in this hands-on course. Standard floral mechanics are taught by learning six types of basic designs and their variations. These include: Western Design, Biedermiier, Crescent, Flemish, Vegetative and Hogarth. Bow making is also included in this class.
9/13/2016
T
6:30 PM
9:30 PM
$145
 
Sign Language I
This is a beginner?s course. Participants will learn history of deafness, manual alphabet, numbers and basic signs. After completion of this course, participants should be able to communicate with each other and hearing impaired individuals.
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$130
 
Conversational Spanish
This is a beginning course in the basics of Spanish conversation and grammar. Instructor will emphasize words and statements, which will be of benefit to participants who are communicating with Spanish-speaking employees or students.
9/15/2016
TH
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$89
 
Jewelry Design Basics
Combine your creativity with the love of working with your hands to create and repair jewelry. Learn various techniques through hands-on training.
9/20/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$89
 

Business, Management & Administration 

HR Matters: From Cheerleaders to Vampires - Elements of Employee Engagement
Employee engagement is getting a lot of hype right now and for good reason. By definition, this term refers to the emotional commitment employees have to their organization and its goals. This means engaged employees don?t work just for a paycheck or just for the next promotion. They actually care about their work and their company, and they?re willing to offer up discretionary effort to do their job right, consistently. This session will help you better understand how employee engagement is affecting your workplace. You will learn: ? Best practices for cultivating an environment of increased team productivity and motivation, regardless of personality or role ? Tips to identify the cheerleaders and vampires within your organization, and the difference between employee satisfaction and engagement ? The role of both the manager and the team for sustained engagement ? How engagement level is directly tied to performance and attendance
10/11/2016
T
11:30 AM
1:00 PM
$15
 
Real Estate Pre-License
Meets training requirements mandated by the state legislature to qualify individuals to sit for the state licensing exam to become a provisional sales associate as outlined by the Oklahoma Real Estate Commission. The Commission approves the curriculum and instructor and all topics are relevant to Oklahoma laws.
10/4/2016
TW
9:00 AM
5:00 PM
$370
 
Ignite Your influence Series:Be Heard: Winning Over Audiences Small and Large
Your words have impact. Every time you speak up, whether you?re giving a presentation, sharing your thoughts in a meeting, or giving feedback, you strengthen or lessen your influence. Influential speakers need two unique qualities: appropriate communication skills and personal confidence. Confidence comes from knowing what to say and being comfortable with your communication skills. This session will teach you how to influence others during presentations and interactions so you can elicit a favorable response from those around you. You'll learn to make all aspects of your presentations more visually, vocally and verbally effective. Lunch is included.
10/6/2016
TH
12:00 PM
4:00 PM
$129
 
Ignite Your influence Series: Take Back Your Time
Time management is not just a matter of getting more organized. Instead it is about coming up with your own system for balancing competing draws on you and your time. In this class we will discuss time management techniques such as the difference between urgent and important, triage, and project management. Whether juggling tasks with competing deadlines or scheduling a project, these techniques can help you perform better. Interactive examples will help strengthen the process of improving your time management, along with your overall happiness. Lunch is included.
11/3/2016
TH
12:00 PM
4:00 PM
$129
 
HR Matters: How to Address Dress Code Drama
A company?s dress code can set the tone for employees and the customers you serve. Every workplace has a different dress code for different reasons. Some companies regulate everything from shoe type to skirt length while others are open to creative expressions such as piercings and tattoos. Either way, interpretation of these expectations can lead to some murky and challenging situations. In this session, a panel of leaders from local businesses will unpack how they?ve handled their dress code issues. Hear the pros and cons of a formal policy versus a more lenient and creative approach, learn ways to educate employees of your expectations and get tips on how to deal with those who push the boundaries.
11/8/2016
T
11:30 AM
1:00 PM
$15
 
Real Estate Post License
Meets post education real estate instruction requirements mandated by the state legislature for qualification as a Sales Associate. The Commission approves the curriculum and instructor and all topics are relevant to Oklahoma laws.
11/8/2016
TW
9:00 AM
5:00 PM
$175
 
Everyday Leaders: The Art of Asking Better Questions
Strong leaders know that asking the right questions can be transformational when it comes to leading others.
8/26/2016
F
11:30 AM
1:00 PM
$15
 
Ignite Your Influence Series: Innovative Leadership
As part of a work team, we have extraordinary knowledge and expertise. We are skilled practitioners in jobs and know how to get the job done. As leaders, we ask questions such as, what are we trying to achieve and why? How do we accomplish our goals? What people and resources do we need to make it happen? Innovation leadership weaves together traditional leadership processes with principles of innovative thinking to help shift our understanding of situations and open the door for new approaches and solutions. This session will explore six innovative thinking skills and how leaders need to apply them to create innovative responses to change and challenges in teams, departments and the organization. Lunch is included.
9/1/2016
TH
12:00 PM
4:00 PM
$129
 
Effective Booth Organization
Learn how to organize your booth effectively. Discover techniques to promote your cause whether at a convention, festival, or arts and crafts fair.
9/1/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$35
 
Auctioneering
This class will focus on the skills required to coordinate an auction. Participants will gain in-depth knowledge of each individual element that affects the auction industry. This course includes types of sales, advertising, live auction work, roles of a ringman and focus on the auctioneering chant.
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$375
 
HR Matters: Smartphone Overtime: Monitoring Wage & Hour Issues in the Modern Workplace
The eight-to-five workday is quickly going by the wayside, due in large part to the popularity of smartphones.
9/13/2016
T
11:30 AM
1:00 PM
$15
 
Supervisory Academy
The best supervisors and managers are clear-minded, performance-driven and people-oriented. They must be able to effectively assess their work situations and determine the most appropriate responses to get the job done within budget and up to standard. This training series helps managers think on their feet as they work with people to create value.
9/19/2016
M
2:00 PM
5:00 PM
$329
 
Special Ed Paraprofessional Training
A paraprofessional works under the supervision of a certified instructor to help ensure students with disabilities succeed in the classroom. Must have high school diploma or equivalency to enroll.
9/6/2016
TTH
5:30 PM
8:30 PM
$132
 

Health Science 

Pediatric Advanced Life Support
For health care professionals who respond to emergencies in infants and children. Must pass written and skills tests for certification. Must show current BLS Healthcare Provider CPR certification card to enroll.
10/10/2016
MT
8:30 AM
4:30 PM
$199
 
Medical Math Basics
An introduction into basic math, the emphasis will be how the math is utilized in the health field. Modules will cover basic math including fractions, decimals, percent, ratios and proportions, conversions, metric system and dosage calculations. Satisfies pre-requisite for Practical Nursing.
10/10/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$230
 
Computer Applications
Very basic introduction to computer skills related to keyboarding, Microsoft Word documents, PowerPoint slideshows, internet searches and email. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Practical Nursing.
10/10/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$130
 
Anatomy & Physiology
Study of the structural complexity of the human body and its intricate functional mechanisms. Become familiar with body structure and function of the body systems. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Radiologic Technology.
10/10/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$275
 
Medical Terminology
Introduction to the special language utilized in the medical field and health care. Understanding new words becomes easy with the discovery that many terms are made up of interchangeable word parts that are utilized in different combinations. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Radiologic Technology.
10/10/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$210
 
Certified Medication Aide
Designed for CNAs who will be responsible for the administration of medication to residents in care facilities. Course meets all OSDH requirements and prepares you to take the state's certification exam. Must be a current CNA in LTC, HH or DDCA with 6 months of CNA working experience, 18 years of age, and hold high school diploma or equivalency.
10/12/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$325
 
Bloodborne Pathogens
For people who have a reasonable chance of coming into contact with blood or blood-containing materials as part of their job responsibilities.
10/12/2016
W
6:30 PM
7:30 PM
$20
 
Home Health Aide
Will satisfy 16-hour training requirements to be eligible for deeming onto Nurse Aide Registry as a Home Health Aide. Pre-requisite: Must hold current designation as a Long Term Care Aide in the state of Oklahoma.
10/18/2016
TTH
5:00 PM
9:00 PM
$75
 
BLS Provider
For health care providers and other professional rescuers. Learn skills of one- and two-rescuer CPR for adult, child and infant utilizing mouth-to-mask and bag-mask techniques and AED. Must pass written and skills tests for certification.
10/18/2016
T
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$60
 
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Recertification
Meets requirements for AHA PALS Recertification. Must pass written and skills tests for certification. Must show current BLS Healthcare Provider CPR and PALS Provider CPR certification cards to enroll.
10/19/2016
W
8:30 AM
4:30 PM
$99
 
HeartCode BLS
A blended learning opportunity for health care providers and other professional rescuers. Must complete online theory component and bring proof of completion to class in order to complete skills exam for certification. Great avenue for those needing to recertify at the BLS Provider level.
10/20/2016
TH
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Heartsaver CPR/AED
For lay rescuers assigned as first responders to emergencies in the workplace or community. Provides training in adult, child and infant CPR and use of an AED. Must pass skills test for certification.
10/25/2016
T
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$30
 
Infant/Child CPR for Family and Friends
Designed for the general public, parents, grandparents and babysitters. An entry-level modular course offering instruction in one-rescuer child and infant CPR. Will learn basic child and infant CPR skills and recognizing and relieving choking in children and infants. Does not lead to certification.
10/26/2016
W
6:30 PM
9:30 PM
$20
 
Heartsaver First Aid
First aid is the immediate care that is given to someone with an illness or injury before someone with more advanced training arrives and takes over.
10/27/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Nurse Aide/Long Term Care Aide
Prepares individuals to work in a long-term care facility, assisted living facility, etc. Includes proper lifting and moving procedures and patient care skills relating to personal hygiene, safety, comfort, nutrition, exercise and elimination needs of residents. Must pass state skills and written tests to receive certification. Testing fees not included in tuition.
11/1/2016
TTH
5:00 PM
9:00 PM
$445
 
Home Health Aide
Will satisfy 16-hour training requirements to be eligible for deeming onto Nurse Aide Registry as a Home Health Aide. Pre-requisite: Must hold current designation as a Long Term Care Aide in the state of Oklahoma.
11/15/2016
TTH
5:00 PM
9:00 PM
$75
 
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Recertification
Meets requirements for AHA ACLS Recertification. Must pass written and skills tests for certification. Must show current BLS Healthcare Provider CPR and ACLS Provider CPR certification cards to enroll.
11/15/2016
T
8:30 AM
4:30 PM
$99
 
BLS Provider
For health care providers and other professional rescuers. Learn skills of one- and two-rescuer CPR for adult, child and infant utilizing mouth-to-mask and bag-mask techniques and AED. Must pass written and skills tests for certification.
11/15/2016
T
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$60
 
HeartCode BLS
A blended learning opportunity for health care providers and other professional rescuers. Must complete online theory component and bring proof of completion to class in order to complete skills exam for certification. Great avenue for those needing to recertify at the BLS Provider level.
11/17/2016
TH
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Heartsaver CPR/AED
For lay rescuers assigned as first responders to emergencies in the workplace or community. Provides training in adult, child and infant CPR and use of an AED. Must pass skills test for certification.
11/29/2016
T
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$30
 
Infant/Child CPR for Family and Friends
Designed for the general public, parents, grandparents and babysitters. An entry-level modular course offering instruction in one-rescuer child and infant CPR. Will learn basic child and infant CPR skills and recognizing and relieving choking in children and infants. Does not lead to certification.
11/30/2016
W
6:30 PM
9:30 PM
$20
 
Computer Applications
Very basic introduction to computer skills related to keyboarding, Microsoft Word documents, PowerPoint slideshows, internet searches and email. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Practical Nursing.
11/7/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$130
 
Anatomy & Physiology
Study of the structural complexity of the human body and its intricate functional mechanisms. Become familiar with body structure and function of the body systems. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Radiologic Technology.
11/7/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$275
 
Medical Math Basics
An introduction into basic math, the emphasis will be how the math is utilized in the health field. Modules will cover basic math including fractions, decimals, percent, ratios and proportions, conversions, metric system and dosage calculations. Satisfies pre-requisite for Practical Nursing.
11/7/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$230
 
Medical Terminology
Introduction to the special language utilized in the medical field and health care. Understanding new words becomes easy with the discovery that many terms are made up of interchangeable word parts that are utilized in different combinations. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Radiologic Technology.
11/7/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$210
 
Certified Medication Aide
Designed for CNAs who will be responsible for the administration of medication to residents in care facilities. Course meets all OSDH requirements and prepares you to take the state's certification exam. Must be a current CNA in LTC, HH or DDCA with 6 months of CNA working experience, 18 years of age, and hold high school diploma or equivalency.
11/9/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$325
 
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
For health care professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiovascular emergencies. Must pass written and skills tests for certification. Must show current BLS Healthcare Provider CPR certification card to enroll.
11/9/2016
WTH
8:30 AM
4:30 PM
$199
 
Bloodborne Pathogens
For people who have a reasonable chance of coming into contact with blood or blood-containing materials as part of their job responsibilities.
11/9/2016
W
6:30 PM
7:30 PM
$20
 
Heartsaver First Aid
First aid is the immediate care that is given to someone with an illness or injury before someone with more advanced training arrives and takes over.
12/1/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Infant/Child CPR for Family and Friends
Designed for the general public, parents, grandparents and babysitters. An entry-level modular course offering instruction in one-rescuer child and infant CPR. Will learn basic child and infant CPR skills and recognizing and relieving choking in children and infants. Does not lead to certification.
12/14/2016
W
6:30 PM
9:30 PM
$20
 
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Recertification
Meets requirements for AHA PALS Recertification. Must pass written and skills tests for certification. Must show current BLS Healthcare Provider CPR and PALS Provider CPR certification cards to enroll.
12/15/2016
TH
8:30 AM
4:30 PM
$99
 
Computer Applications
Very basic introduction to computer skills related to keyboarding, Microsoft Word documents, PowerPoint slideshows, internet searches and email. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Practical Nursing.
12/5/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$130
 
Anatomy & Physiology
Study of the structural complexity of the human body and its intricate functional mechanisms. Become familiar with body structure and function of the body systems. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Radiologic Technology.
12/5/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$275
 
Medical Math Basics
An introduction into basic math, the emphasis will be how the math is utilized in the health field. Modules will cover basic math including fractions, decimals, percent, ratios and proportions, conversions, metric system and dosage calculations. Satisfies pre-requisite for Practical Nursing.
12/5/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$230
 
Medical Terminology
Introduction to the special language utilized in the medical field and health care. Understanding new words becomes easy with the discovery that many terms are made up of interchangeable word parts that are utilized in different combinations. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Radiologic Technology.
12/5/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$210
 
Nurse Aide/Long Term Care Aide
Prepares individuals to work in a long-term care facility, assisted living facility, etc. Includes proper lifting and moving procedures and patient care skills relating to personal hygiene, safety, comfort, nutrition, exercise and elimination needs of residents. Must pass state skills and written tests to receive certification. Testing fees not included in tuition.
12/6/2016
TTH
5:00 PM
9:00 PM
$445
 
BLS Provider
For health care providers and other professional rescuers. Learn skills of one- and two-rescuer CPR for adult, child and infant utilizing mouth-to-mask and bag-mask techniques and AED. Must pass written and skills tests for certification.
12/6/2016
T
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$60
 
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
For health care professionals who respond to emergencies in infants and children. Must pass written and skills tests for certification. Must show current BLS Healthcare Provider CPR certification card to enroll.
12/6/2016
TW
8:30 AM
4:30 PM
$199
 
Certified Medication Aide
Designed for CNAs who will be responsible for the administration of medication to residents in care facilities. Course meets all OSDH requirements and prepares you to take the state's certification exam. Must be a current CNA in LTC, HH or DDCA with 6 months of CNA working experience, 18 years of age, and hold high school diploma or equivalency.
12/7/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$325
 
Bloodborne Pathogens
For people who have a reasonable chance of coming into contact with blood or blood-containing materials as part of their job responsibilities.
12/7/2016
W
6:30 PM
7:30 PM
$20
 
HeartCode BLS
A blended learning opportunity for health care providers and other professional rescuers. Must complete online theory component and bring proof of completion to class in order to complete skills exam for certification. Great avenue for those needing to recertify at the BLS Provider level.
12/8/2016
TH
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Home Health Aide
Will satisfy 16-hour training requirements to be eligible for deeming onto Nurse Aide Registry as a Home Health Aide. Pre-requisite: Must hold current designation as a Long Term Care Aide in the state of Oklahoma.
8/16/2016
TTH
5:00 PM
9:00 PM
$75
 
Pediatric Advanced Life Support Recertification
Meets requirements for AHA PALS Recertification. Must pass written and skills tests for certification. Must show current BLS Healthcare Provider CPR and PALS Provider CPR certification cards to enroll.
8/17/2016
W
8:30 AM
4:30 PM
$99
 
BLS Provider
For health care providers and other professional rescuers. Learn skills of one- and two-rescuer CPR for adult, child and infant utilizing mouth-to-mask and bag-mask techniques and AED. Must pass written and skills tests for certification.
8/23/2016
T
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$60
 
HeartCode BLS
A blended learning opportunity for health care providers and other professional rescuers. Must complete online theory component and bring proof of completion to class in order to complete skills exam for certification. Great avenue for those needing to recertify at the BLS Provider level.
8/25/2016
TH
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Heartsaver CPR/AED
For lay rescuers assigned as first responders to emergencies in the workplace or community. Provides training in adult, child and infant CPR and use of an AED. Must pass skills test for certification.
8/30/2016
T
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$30
 
Infant/Child CPR for Family and Friends
Designed for the general public, parents, grandparents and babysitters. An entry-level modular course offering instruction in one-rescuer child and infant CPR. Will learn basic child and infant CPR skills and recognizing and relieving choking in children and infants. Does not lead to certification.
8/31/2016
W
6:30 PM
9:30 PM
$20
 
Heartsaver First Aid
First aid is the immediate care that is given to someone with an illness or injury before someone with more advanced training arrives and takes over.
9/1/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Computer Applications
Very basic introduction to computer skills related to keyboarding, Microsoft Word documents, PowerPoint slideshows, internet searches and email. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Practical Nursing.
9/12/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$130
 
Anatomy & Physiology
Study of the structural complexity of the human body and its intricate functional mechanisms. Become familiar with body structure and function of the body systems. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Radiologic Technology.
9/12/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$275
 
Medical Math Basics
An introduction into basic math, the emphasis will be how the math is utilized in the health field. Modules will cover basic math including fractions, decimals, percent, ratios and proportions, conversions, metric system and dosage calculations. Satisfies pre-requisite for Practical Nursing.
9/12/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$230
 
Medical Terminology
Introduction to the special language utilized in the medical field and health care. Understanding new words becomes easy with the discovery that many terms are made up of interchangeable word parts that are utilized in different combinations. Meets pre-requisite requirements for Radiologic Technology.
9/12/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$210
 
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Recertification
Meets requirements for AHA ACLS Recertification. Must pass written and skills tests for certification. Must show current BLS Healthcare Provider CPR and ACLS Provider CPR certification cards to enroll.
9/13/2016
T
8:30 AM
4:30 PM
$99
 
Certified Medication Aide
Designed for CNAs who will be responsible for the administration of medication to residents in care facilities. Course meets all OSDH requirements and prepares you to take the state's certification exam. Must be a current CNA in LTC, HH or DDCA with 6 months of CNA working experience, 18 years of age, and hold high school diploma or equivalency.
9/14/2016
MTW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$325
 
Bloodborne Pathogens
For people who have a reasonable chance of coming into contact with blood or blood-containing materials as part of their job responsibilities.
9/14/2016
W
6:30 PM
7:30 PM
$20
 
Home Health Aide
Will satisfy 16-hour training requirements to be eligible for deeming onto Nurse Aide Registry as a Home Health Aide. Pre-requisite: Must hold current designation as a Long Term Care Aide in the state of Oklahoma.
9/20/2016
TTH
5:00 PM
9:00 PM
$75
 
BLS Provider
For health care providers and other professional rescuers. Learn skills of one- and two-rescuer CPR for adult, child and infant utilizing mouth-to-mask and bag-mask techniques and AED. Must pass written and skills tests for certification.
9/20/2016
T
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$60
 
HeartCode BLS
A blended learning opportunity for health care providers and other professional rescuers. Must complete online theory component and bring proof of completion to class in order to complete skills exam for certification. Great avenue for those needing to recertify at the BLS Provider level.
9/22/2016
TH
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Emergency Medical Technician
An EMT administers medical care, stabilization and transportation to sick or injured persons, working as a member of an emergency medical team. This course will prepare students to take the National Registry exam in order to become a licensed EMT in Oklahoma. There are clinical rotations and computer work to be completed outside of scheduled class meetings.
9/26/2016
MW
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$869
 
Heartsaver CPR/AED
For lay rescuers assigned as first responders to emergencies in the workplace or community. Provides training in adult, child and infant CPR and use of an AED. Must pass skills test for certification.
9/27/2016
T
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$30
 
Nurse Aide/Long Term Care Aide
Prepares individuals to work in a long-term care facility, assisted living facility, etc. Includes proper lifting and moving procedures and patient care skills relating to personal hygiene, safety, comfort, nutrition, exercise and elimination needs of residents. Must pass state skills and written tests to receive certification. Testing fees not included in tuition.
9/27/2016
TTH
5:00 PM
9:00 PM
$445
 
Infant/Child CPR for Family and Friends
Designed for the general public, parents, grandparents and babysitters. An entry-level modular course offering instruction in one-rescuer child and infant CPR. Will learn basic child and infant CPR skills and recognizing and relieving choking in children and infants. Does not lead to certification.
9/28/2016
W
6:30 PM
9:30 PM
$20
 
Heartsaver First Aid
First aid is the immediate care that is given to someone with an illness or injury before someone with more advanced training arrives and takes over.
9/29/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Nurse Aide/Long Term Care Aide
Prepares individuals to work in a long-term care facility, assisted living facility, etc. Includes proper lifting and moving procedures and patient care skills relating to personal hygiene, safety, comfort, nutrition, exercise and elimination needs of residents. Must pass state skills and written tests to receive certification. Testing fees not included in tuition.
9/6/2016
TTH
5:00 PM
9:00 PM
$445
 
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
For health care professionals who either direct or participate in the management of cardiopulmonary arrest and other cardiovascular emergencies. Must pass written and skills tests for certification. Must show current BLS Healthcare Provider CPR certification card to enroll.
9/7/2016
WTH
8:30 AM
4:30 PM
$199
 
Phlebotomy
Will learn proper blood collection techniques, routine and special specimen collection requirements and transportation procedures.
9/7/2016
MW
5:30 PM
8:30 PM
$275
 

Hospitality & Tourism 

Refrigerator Desserts
Discover delicious recipes that are surprisingly simple and fun to make.
10/10/2016
M
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Bread Making
Learn from the experts how to make bread and rolls from scratch. Each class will learn at least one roll recipe to take home and impress your next dinner party.
10/12/2016
W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Cake Decorating 2: Flowers and Cake Design
Learn to create numerous flowers using two different mediums - royal icing and gum paste - using a color wheel and applying the basic principles of floral cake design to your cakes. Leave knowing how to pipe reverse shell border and basket weave techniques.
10/17/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$95
 
Stir-Fry
Stir-frying is a fast and fresh way to cook. Discover great recipes and techniques for perfect rice and delicious sauce.
10/19/2016
W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Classic French Pastry
Enrich your knowledge about the basic techniques to achieve a French patisserie right from your own kitchen.
10/24/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Sushi for Beginners
Simple sushi can be made at home. This course teaches how to prepare rice and ingredients. Learn how to make Oklahoma rolls, California rolls and a third special roll.
10/25/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Game Day Meals
Make your game day headquarters a hit with these great tips and delicious recipes. Sauces, chili and dips - score big with these great ideas the whole gang will love.
10/26/2016
W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Homestyle Cooking Breakfast
Learn to make traditional homestyle meals the whole family will love. This hands-on course will provide you with tips and techniques to create delicious made-from-scratch meals. Menu: Breakfast food
10/26/2016
W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Traditional Italian Cooking
Would you like to learn more about traditional Italian cooking? This hands-on course covers traditional homestyle Italian recipes. Enjoy the wonderfully intense flavors and freshness of traditional Italian dishes. Ranging from spaghetti and meatballs to fettuccine Alfredo.
10/27/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Cake Pops: Treats On a Stick
In this course you will learn how to make cake pops-the latest cake sensation. You will learn how to shape cake pops, adhere them to a stick, dip them in melted chocolate and roll them in sprinkles, nuts, coconut and other delightful toppings. Tuition covers one adult and one child between the ages of 8-15.
10/27/2016
TH
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
How Baking Works
Have you ever wondered why your baked goods didn't come out right? Were they too chewy, not soft enough, maybe cracked while baking? Come learn about the importance and function of the main ingredients in baking. Why use baking soda instead of baking powder? What ingredients can I use to substitute for other ingredients and how will it affect my end result? Why bake with room-temperature ingredients? These are a few of many topics that will be covered in How Baking Works.
10/3/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Crazy Cupcakes: Flavors
Want to make cupcakes like the pros? This course teaches individuals how to create fun flavored cupcakes and delicious homemade frosting. Use your new skill to impress family and friends at home. Tuition covers one adult and one child between the ages of 8-15.
10/31/2016
M
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Crazy Cupcakes Decorating Fun
Learn how to create fun decorated cupcakes for different occasions. The course begins with the very basics of decorating. After completion you will be able to decorate fun cupcakes that will impress your family and friends. Tuition covers one adult and one child between the ages of 8-15.
10/4/2016
T
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Sushi: Intermediate
Simple sushi can be made at home. This course teaches how to properly prepare rice and ingredients. Learn how to make spicy tuna rolls and dancing dragon rolls.
11/1/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Dinner for Two Chicken Fry
Have a blast creating a delicious meal together. Take a seat afterward and enjoy your creation. Menu: Chicken Fry
11/14/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Knife Skills
Do it like the chefs! Use your knife effectively for food preparation. You will learn knife types as well as their proper use. You will also be introduced to the use of a mandolin.
11/14/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Homemade Pasta
Fresh pasta is surprisingly easy and fun to make. Learn how to make various types of pasta. The focus will be on pasta itself, though preparation of various sauces will be explored as well.
11/16/2016
W
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Pies From Scratch
Discover the art of pie making. Make crust from scratch. Enjoy fruit pies as well as cream pies.
11/2/2016
W
$30
 
Cake Decorating 3: Gum Paste & Fondant
Learn to work comfortably with gum paste and fondant. You will be able to create numerous flowers, a multi-looped bow and borders. Cover a cake and cake board with fondant for that professional look you desire.
11/21/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$95
 
Death by Chocolate
Calling all chocolate lovers! Truffles, bonbons, molten lava cake, triple chocolate cheesecake, chocolate mousse cups, the list goes on! Indulge in some death by chocolate goodies while learning the basics about chocolate.
11/29/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Sushi Fun with the Kids
A fun, interactive cooking activity to do with the kiddos. Easy family friendly sushi recipes everyone will enjoy. Tuition covers one adult and one child between the ages of 8-15.
11/3/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Advanced Bread Making
Explore deeper into the art of bread making. Learn to create a variety of specialty breads and what makes them unique.
11/8/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$59
 
Party Appetizers & Punch
Be the hit of any party that comes your way. Discover fun recipes and enjoy delicious samples.
12/1/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Crazy Cupcakes Decorating Fun
Learn how to create fun decorated cupcakes for different occasions. The course begins with the very basics of decorating. After completion you will be able to decorate fun cupcakes that will impress your family and friends. Tuition covers one adult and one child between the ages of 8-15.
12/12/2016
M
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Sushi for Beginners
Simple sushi can be made at home. This course teaches how to prepare rice and ingredients. Learn how to make Oklahoma rolls, California rolls and a third special roll.
12/6/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Game Day Meals
Make your game day headquarters a hit with these great tips and delicious recipes. Sauces, chili and dips - score big with these great ideas the whole gang will love.
8/16/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Appealing Appetizers
Be the hit of any party that comes your way. Enjoy fun instruction and delicious samples.
8/17/2016
W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Desserts Made Easy
Tired of eating those store-bought goodies for the holidays and special occasions? Then learn how to create them at home. This course introduces students to a variety of basic techniques in the preparation of baked goods, including fruit pies, chilled pies, brownies, cookies, cheesecake and various other delicious desserts.
8/18/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Party Punches
Punches can be the perfect beverage for any holiday or event. Learn step by step how to create the perfect punch for your next get-together.
8/23/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Sushi Fun with the Kids
A fun, interactive cooking activity to do with the kiddos. Easy family friendly sushi recipes everyone will enjoy. Tuition covers one adult and one child between the ages of 8-15.
8/25/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Cake Decorating 1
This course teaches individuals how to create beautiful basic decorated cakes. The course begins with the very basics of cake decorating. After completion of this course students will be able to frost a two-layer round cake, fill pastry bags with frosting and be able to hold the pastry bag correctly when decorating cakes. The student will make star borders, shell borders, a rose, a rose bud and floral leaves.
8/29/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$95
 
Slow Cooker Meals
Create the perfect dish with your slow cooker. Discover the versatility of your slow cooker today.
8/29/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Sushi: Intermediate
Simple sushi can be made at home. This course teaches how to properly prepare rice and ingredients. Learn how to make spicy tuna rolls and dancing dragon rolls.
8/30/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Preserving the Harvest
It's time to preserve the fruits of your labor. Come learn the secrets of canning and freezing. In this class you will get hands-on experience with tomatoes, peppers and making jam.
9/1/2016
TH
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$35
 
Dinner for Two
Have a blast creating a delicious meal together. Take a seat afterward and enjoy your creation. Menu: Paella
9/13/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Game Day Meals
Make your game day headquarters a hit with these great tips and delicious recipes. Sauces, chili and dips - score big with these great ideas the whole gang will love.
9/14/2016
W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Traditional Italian Cooking
Would you like to learn more about traditional Italian cooking? This hands-on course covers traditional homestyle Italian recipes. Enjoy the wonderfully intense flavors and freshness of traditional Italian dishes. Ranging from spaghetti and meatballs to fettuccine Alfredo.
9/19/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Brownie & Cookie Fun
Tired of those store-bought goodies? Learn to make them homemade and semi-homemade. Transform brownie mixes into unbelievable treats. Make oatmeal and chocolate chip cookies from scratch.
9/20/2016
T
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 
Slow Cooker Meals
Create the perfect dish with your slow cooker. Discover the versatility of your slow cooker today.
9/21/2016
W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Gluten Free Bread
Learn the secrets of making delicious gluten-free bread from the experts.
9/26/2016
M
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Knife Skills
Do it like the chefs! Use your knife effectively for food preparation. You will learn knife types as well as their proper use. You will also be introduced to the use of a mandolin.
9/27/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Homestyle Cooking Chicken Noodle
Learn to make traditional homestyle meals the whole family will love. This hands-on course will provide you with tips and techniques to create delicious made-from-scratch meals. Menu: Chicken/dumplings & Chicken/noodle.
9/28/2016
W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Party Appetizers & Punch
Be the hit of any party that comes your way. Discover fun recipes and enjoy delicious samples.
9/6/2016
T
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Sushi for Beginners
Simple sushi can be made at home. This course teaches how to prepare rice and ingredients. Learn how to make Oklahoma rolls, California rolls and a third special roll.
9/7/2016
W
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$30
 
Crazy Cupcakes: Flavors
Want to make cupcakes like the pros? This course teaches individuals how to create fun flavored cupcakes and delicious homemade frosting. Use your new skill to impress family and friends at home. Tuition covers one adult and one child between the ages of 8-15.
9/8/2016
TH
6:00 PM
8:00 PM
$30
 

Information Technology 

InDesign CC Basics
Develop your skills in InDesign CC to begin producing the professional documents you need. Give your documents a well-designed, professional look with paragraph and character styles that allow you to format pages of text uniformly and layout features that help you to build alternate size configurations. Discover various panels that enable you to easily customize both text and graphics Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.
10/11/2016
TTH
5:30 PM
8:30 PM
$159
 
Microsoft Outlook 2016 Basics
Most people know how to send and receive mail but Outlook offers many other features to keep you productive and organized. Beyond the basics of email you can track tasks and appointments easily in Outlook Participants should be comfortable using a mouse and keyboard.
10/13/2016
TH
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$139
 
Laptops for Seniors
Are you new to computers, have a new laptop or are considering getting one? This class will give you the basic skills you need to purchase, navigate and customize your laptop to have the best computer experience possible for you. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.
10/17/2016
M
9:00 AM
12:00pm
$89
 
Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Advanced
Turn your basic PowerPoint presentations into interactive ones with skills you will learn in this advanced class. From tables, video and animation to actions buttons and customizations, your presentation will have a professional look. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse and be able to open and close files.
10/19/2016
W
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$139
 
Buying and Selling on eBay
Develop the eBay skills you need to find bargains on great items, shop safely online and sell your own items on eBay. You will create an eBay account, develop searching skills and discover the steps to get you buying and selling on eBay. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.
10/20/2016
TH
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
The Do's and Don'ts of Shopping Online for Seniors
Shopping online has become as popular as Black Friday so get yourself ready to do your holiday shopping from the convenience of your home. Discover tips to keep yourself safe on the internet while getting gifts for those you love. Participants should be able to use a keyboard, mouse, and navigate the internet.
10/21/2016
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Microsoft Excel 2016 Advanced
Expand your office productivity skills with Excel 2016 Advanced. Work with advanced formulas and functions, use data validation rules and generate basic PivotTables & PivotCharts. Import and export data and work with macros to create powerful spreadsheets. Attending the Excel 2016 Intermediate class is recommended.
10/26/2016
W
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$139
 
InDesign CC Basics
Develop your skills in InDesign CC to begin producing the professional documents you need. Give your documents a well-designed, professional look with paragraph and character styles that allow you to format pages of text uniformly and layout features that help you to build alternate size configurations. Discover various panels that enable you to easily customize both text and graphics Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.
10/28/2016
F
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$159
 
Microsoft Office for Seniors
Microsoft Office applications can be useful in many ways. Build your skills in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and more and discover how you can utilize it in your everyday life to make tasks easier. Participants should be able to use a keyboard and mouse.
10/3/2016
MW
8:00 AM
12:00 PM
$89
 
Microsoft Excel 2016 Intermediate
Increase your office productivity skills with Excel 2016 Intermediate. Work with multiple worksheets, use the subtotal function, explore tables and insert graphic objects. Use templates and protection options to create dynamic Excel workbooks. Participants must have basic skills with the Microsoft Excel application. Attending the Excel 2016 Basics class is recommended.
10/4/2016
TTH
5:30 PM
8:30 PM
$139
 
Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 Basics
Enhance your office productivity skills with Microsoft PowerPoint 2016. Navigate the workspace, enter text, add pictures and sound effects, insert slide transitions and apply animation effects to create basic PowerPoint presentations. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard & mouse and be able to open and close files.
10/5/2016
W
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$139
 
Microsoft Excel 2016 Advanced
Expand your office productivity skills with Excel 2016 Advanced. Work with advanced formulas and functions, use data validation rules and generate basic PivotTables & PivotCharts. Import and export data and work with macros to create powerful spreadsheets. Attending the Excel 2016 Intermediate class is recommended.
11/1/2016
TTH
5:30 PM
8:30 PM
$139
 
QuickBooks 2015-Part 1
New to QuickBooks?
11/15/2016
TTH
8:00 AM
12:00 PM
$179
 
Windows 10 for Seniors-Level 2
Expand your Windows 10 skills by working the File Explorer, discover methods to store and find your documents and pictures and explore some of the built-in applications such as Paint, Internet Explorer and others. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.
11/15/2016
T
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
iPhone/iPad Fundamentals for Seniors
Gain fundamental skills for using your iPhone/iPad. Explore the many features and settings, examine e-mail tools and review calendar options. Work with the Web browser and discuss tips and techniques to make the most out of your iPhone/iPad. Participants must bring their own device to class. Participants must have their account information and password. No refunds given if participants do not have required account information.
11/18/2016
F
9:00 AM
12:00pm
$29
 
QuickBooks 2015-Part 2
Expand your skills to make the most of QuickBooks for your business/employer.
11/29/2016
TTH
8:00 AM
12:00 PM
$179
 
Microsoft Outlook 2016 Advanced
Discover the many productivity tools and techniques available in Outlook 2016! You can maximize your time with techniques to schedule emails for deliver, poll recipients, track appointments and meetings, plus much more! Participants should have basic Outlook skills.
11/3/2016
TH
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$139
 
InDesign CC Intermediate
Building upon your basic InDesign skills with hands-on activities and creative discussion. Create interactive documents and export them for viewing in a Web browser with various features such as buttons, page transitions, movies and audio files, hyperlinks and animation. Assign color profiles and establish print presets and add table of contents, footnotes, cross-references and an index. Participants should have completed Adobe InDesign CC Basics or have applicable skills.
11/8/2016
TTH
5:30 PM
8:30 PM
$159
 
Windows 10 for Seniors-Level 1
New to Windows 10? Explore the new interface, work with the desktop tiles, more and resize windows, open and close applications and customize the desktop appearance to make your computer work for you. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.
11/8/2016
T
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
Network PC Support 1,2,3,4
This certificate is designed for those interested in a career in Network PC Support. It blends online content with hands-on in-class activities to prepare the student for a career. This training program prepares students to repair, service and troubleshoot personal computers and computer-related equipment and to install and configure operating systems and application software. Students also learn to install, configure and support an organization's local area network. You will gain the technical skills required for CompTIA A+ and Network+ industry certifications. Testing vouchers are included in course tuition. Classes begin monthly.
8/17/2016
$257
 
Adobe Photoshop CC Basics
Discover the world of Adobe Photoshop CC to make professional looking photos. Navigate the environment and use Photoshop tools to work with photographic images. Work with selections, layers and modify and repair images. Refine images using a variety of tools. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse
8/22/2016
MW
5:30 PM
8:30 PM
$159
 
Laptops for Seniors
Are you new to computers, have a new laptop or are considering getting one? This class will give you the basic skills you need to purchase, navigate and customize your laptop to have the best computer experience possible for you. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.
8/22/2016
M
9:00 AM
12:00pm
$89
 
New Features of Microsoft Office 2016 for the Business User
This fast-paced, hands-on session lets you quickly work with the newest features of Office 2016. From the latest tools in the traditional Office apps to the basics of the newest online apps including sway, delve and others, this class will get you productive! Participants should have basic skills in Microsoft Office.
8/23/2016
T
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$59
 
New Features of Microsoft Office 2016 for the Business User
This fast-paced, hands-on session lets you quickly work with the newest features of Office 2016. From the latest tools in the traditional Office apps to the basics of the newest online apps including sway, delve and others, this class will get you productive! Participants should have basic skills in Microsoft Office.
8/23/2016
T
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$59
 
Microsoft Word 2016 Basics
Develop the skills needed for creating basic Word documents.
8/25/2016
TH
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$139
 
Microsoft Excel 20163 Basics
Explore how to use the powerful tools in Excel 2016 for organizing, visualizing and calculating your data.
8/31/2016
W
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$139
 
Integrating Office 365 with Microsoft Office 2016 Desktop
Understanding the differences in using your Microsoft Office apps online versus on the desktop can be daunting. Discover best practices for using each, how to integrate both and make the most of your time in Microsoft Office. Participants should be familiar with Microsoft Office desktop.
9/13/2016
T
$89
 
Microsoft Excel 20163 Basics
Explore how to use the powerful tools in Excel 2016 for organizing, visualizing and calculating your data.
9/13/2016
TTH
5:30 PM
8:30 PM
$139
 
Adobe Photoshop CC Basics
Discover the world of Adobe Photoshop CC to make professional looking photos. Navigate the environment and use Photoshop tools to work with photographic images. Work with selections, layers and modify and repair images. Refine images using a variety of tools. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse
9/16/2016
F
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$159
 
Windows 10 for Seniors-Level 2
Expand your Windows 10 skills by working the File Explorer, discover methods to store and find your documents and pictures and explore some of the built-in applications such as Paint, Internet Explorer and others. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.
9/16/2016
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 
QuickBooks 2015-Part 1
New to QuickBooks?
9/20/2016
TTH
8:00 AM
12:00 PM
$179
 
Microsoft Word 2016 Intermediate
Increase your office productivity skills with hands-on activities exploring styles, working with section breaks, formatting with columns, using the outline tools and creating tables. Prepare mail merges to generate envelopes and documents with merge fields. Insert and format graphic objects to make your Word documents look professional. Participants must have basic skills with the Microsoft Word application. Attending the Word Basics class is recommended.
9/21/2016
W
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$139
 
iPhone/iPad Fundamentals for Seniors
Gain fundamental skills for using your iPhone/iPad. Explore the many features and settings, examine e-mail tools and review calendar options. Work with the Web browser and discuss tips and techniques to make the most out of your iPhone/iPad. Participants must bring their own device to class. Participants must have their account information and password. No refunds given if participants do not have required account information.
9/23/2016
F
9:00 AM
12:00pm
$29
 
Adobe Photoshop CC Intermediate
Expland your Photoshop skills and dive into some of the more advanced image creation and editing techniques. You will have hands-on activities that demonstrate how these techniques can be used in combination to create exciting visual effects. Participants should have completed Adobe PhotoShop CC Basics or have applicable skills.
9/26/2016
MW
5:30 PM
8:30 PM
$159
 
QuickBooks 2015-Part 2
Expand your skills to make the most of QuickBooks for your business/employer.
9/27/2016
TTH
8:00 AM
12:00 PM
$179
 
Microsoft Excel 2016 Intermediate
Increase your office productivity skills with Excel 2016 Intermediate. Work with multiple worksheets, use the subtotal function, explore tables and insert graphic objects. Use templates and protection options to create dynamic Excel workbooks. Participants must have basic skills with the Microsoft Excel application. Attending the Excel 2016 Basics class is recommended.
9/28/2016
W
8:00 AM
5:00 PM
$139
 
Working with Digital Photos for Seniors
Do you have photos on your digital camera, smart phone, or memory cards but struggle with how to transfer them to other devices? And once you have them moved, now what? Let us help you remove the confusion. Bring your camera, phone and memory cards to class. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.
9/30/2016
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$59
 
Windows 10 for Seniors-Level 1
New to Windows 10? Explore the new interface, work with the desktop tiles, more and resize windows, open and close applications and customize the desktop appearance to make your computer work for you. Participants must be comfortable using the keyboard and mouse.
9/9/2016
F
9:00 AM
12:00 PM
$29
 

Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security 

OSHA 10: General Industry
The course meets the requirements by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's 10-hour certification for general industry. Topics include Introduction to OSHA, walking and working surfaces, exit routes, emergency action plans, fire prevention plans, fire protection, PPE, hazard communications and various other occupational hazards possible in the workplace. Upon successful completion participants will receive an OSHA 10 General Industry Card.
10/17/2016
MW
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$120
 
Private Security: Phase 3
Students learn the basic duties and tasks of private investigators. Topics covered include responsibilities to clients, law of private investigations, Fair Credit Reporting Act, conducting investigations, surveillance, and locating and communicating information.
11/2/2016
MW
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$225
 
OSHA 10: Construction Industry
This course meets the requirements by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's 10-hour certification for the construction industry. Developed for the construction worker supervisor or other personnel responsible for construction-related projects. Provides tools needed to prevent hazards on a construction site. Stay up-to-date with OSHA safety requirements. Upon successful completion participants will receive an OSHA 10 Construction Industry Card.
11/8/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$120
 
OSHA 10: General Industry
The course meets the requirements by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's 10-hour certification for general industry. Topics include Introduction to OSHA, walking and working surfaces, exit routes, emergency action plans, fire prevention plans, fire protection, PPE, hazard communications and various other occupational hazards possible in the workplace. Upon successful completion participants will receive an OSHA 10 General Industry Card.
8/23/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$120
 
Security Guard I & II
This course provides the mandatory training required to take the unarmed security guard licensing test administered by the Council on Law Enforcement Education and Training (CLEET). Basic private security knowledge and procedures are taught. No certification is earned, but the certificate of completion will allow the participant to sit for the licensing test. Test is administered at Meridian Technology Center on Monday evenings as well as other approved locations statewide. Call for a testing appointment.
9/12/2016
MW
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$225
 
OSHA 10: Construction Industry
This course meets the requirements by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's 10-hour certification for the construction industry. Developed for the construction worker supervisor or other personnel responsible for construction-related projects. Provides tools needed to prevent hazards on a construction site. Stay up-to-date with OSHA safety requirements. Upon successful completion participants will receive an OSHA 10 Construction Industry Card.
9/7/2016
MW
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$120
 

Manufacturing 

BenchWork, Layout & Manual Machine
Learn the basics of benchwork, layout and manual machining processes. Become familiar with lathe and mill operations and selection of proper tooling. There is an emphasis on performing hands-on skills to produce products from blue prints to completion. Prerequisite - Machining Print Reading And Gauging
10/11/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$180
 
CNC Operations
Computerized numeric control machinists are skilled workers who are able to make all types of parts using metal, plastic and a wide variety of other materials using both manual and computer-aided machines. You will learn how to set up and operate all of the basic CNC machine tools and the usage of all of the common precision measuring tools. You will also learn the properties of different metals to be machined as well as how to read engineering drawings.
10/11/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$360
 
CNC Programming
Computerized numeric control machinists are skilled workers who are able to make all types of parts using metal, plastic and a wide variety of other materials using both manual and computer-aided machines. You will learn how to set up and operate all of the basic CNC machine tools and the usage of all of the common precision measuring tools. You will also learn the properties of different metals to be machined as well as how to read engineering drawings. You will learn the use of CNC lathes and CNC milling machines.
10/11/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$360
 
Machining Print Reading & Gauging
This course will introduce participants to the art and science of conveying three-dimensional information using only two dimensions. Participants will interpret information from blueprints using the alphabet lines, signs and symbols of the machining trade.
10/11/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$220
 
Welding for Certification
This course is designed for those wishing to seek AWS, ASME or API certification for welding positions. Testing fees are not included in tuition. Approximate testing fee is $200. Students are not required to test at the conclusion of class. Pre-requisite: Completion of Welding Fundamentals.
10/11/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:30 PM
$550
 
Welding Fundamentals
This course is the study of welding for beginners. The course will begin at whatever level of experience you have. Participants will learn how to set up the welding machine for different kinds of metals. You will learn different welding joints and all positions. Students are introduced to stick welding, flex core, shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding.
10/11/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:30 PM
$350
 
BenchWork, Layout & Manual Machine
Learn the basics of benchwork, layout and manual machining processes. Become familiar with lathe and mill operations and selection of proper tooling. There is an emphasis on performing hands-on skills to produce products from blue prints to completion. Prerequisite - Machining Print Reading And Gauging
11/8/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$180
 
CNC Operations
Computerized numeric control machinists are skilled workers who are able to make all types of parts using metal, plastic and a wide variety of other materials using both manual and computer-aided machines. You will learn how to set up and operate all of the basic CNC machine tools and the usage of all of the common precision measuring tools. You will also learn the properties of different metals to be machined as well as how to read engineering drawings.
11/8/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$360
 
CNC Programming
Computerized numeric control machinists are skilled workers who are able to make all types of parts using metal, plastic and a wide variety of other materials using both manual and computer-aided machines. You will learn how to set up and operate all of the basic CNC machine tools and the usage of all of the common precision measuring tools. You will also learn the properties of different metals to be machined as well as how to read engineering drawings. You will learn the use of CNC lathes and CNC milling machines.
11/8/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$360
 
Machining Print Reading & Gauging
This course will introduce participants to the art and science of conveying three-dimensional information using only two dimensions. Participants will interpret information from blueprints using the alphabet lines, signs and symbols of the machining trade.
11/8/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$220
 
Welding for Certification
This course is designed for those wishing to seek AWS, ASME or API certification for welding positions. Testing fees are not included in tuition. Approximate testing fee is $200. Students are not required to test at the conclusion of class. Pre-requisite: Completion of Welding Fundamentals.
11/8/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:30 PM
$550
 
Welding Fundamentals
This course is the study of welding for beginners. The course will begin at whatever level of experience you have. Participants will learn how to set up the welding machine for different kinds of metals. You will learn different welding joints and all positions. Students are introduced to stick welding, flex core, shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding.
11/8/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:30 PM
$350
 
BenchWork, Layout & Manual Machine
Learn the basics of benchwork, layout and manual machining processes. Become familiar with lathe and mill operations and selection of proper tooling. There is an emphasis on performing hands-on skills to produce products from blue prints to completion. Prerequisite - Machining Print Reading And Gauging
8/16/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$180
 
CNC Operations
Computerized numeric control machinists are skilled workers who are able to make all types of parts using metal, plastic and a wide variety of other materials using both manual and computer-aided machines. You will learn how to set up and operate all of the basic CNC machine tools and the usage of all of the common precision measuring tools. You will also learn the properties of different metals to be machined as well as how to read engineering drawings.
8/16/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$360
 
CNC Programming
Computerized numeric control machinists are skilled workers who are able to make all types of parts using metal, plastic and a wide variety of other materials using both manual and computer-aided machines. You will learn how to set up and operate all of the basic CNC machine tools and the usage of all of the common precision measuring tools. You will also learn the properties of different metals to be machined as well as how to read engineering drawings. You will learn the use of CNC lathes and CNC milling machines.
8/16/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$360
 
Machining Print Reading & Gauging
This course will introduce participants to the art and science of conveying three-dimensional information using only two dimensions. Participants will interpret information from blueprints using the alphabet lines, signs and symbols of the machining trade.
8/16/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$220
 
Welding for Certification
This course is designed for those wishing to seek AWS, ASME or API certification for welding positions. Testing fees are not included in tuition. Approximate testing fee is $200. Students are not required to test at the conclusion of class. Pre-requisite: Completion of Welding Fundamentals.
8/16/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:30 PM
$550
 
Welding Fundamentals
This course is the study of welding for beginners. The course will begin at whatever level of experience you have. Participants will learn how to set up the welding machine for different kinds of metals. You will learn different welding joints and all positions. Students are introduced to stick welding, flex core, shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding.
8/16/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:30 PM
$350
 
BenchWork, Layout & Manual Machine
Learn the basics of benchwork, layout and manual machining processes. Become familiar with lathe and mill operations and selection of proper tooling. There is an emphasis on performing hands-on skills to produce products from blue prints to completion. Prerequisite - Machining Print Reading And Gauging
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$180
 
CNC Operations
Computerized numeric control machinists are skilled workers who are able to make all types of parts using metal, plastic and a wide variety of other materials using both manual and computer-aided machines. You will learn how to set up and operate all of the basic CNC machine tools and the usage of all of the common precision measuring tools. You will also learn the properties of different metals to be machined as well as how to read engineering drawings.
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$360
 
CNC Programming
Computerized numeric control machinists are skilled workers who are able to make all types of parts using metal, plastic and a wide variety of other materials using both manual and computer-aided machines. You will learn how to set up and operate all of the basic CNC machine tools and the usage of all of the common precision measuring tools. You will also learn the properties of different metals to be machined as well as how to read engineering drawings. You will learn the use of CNC lathes and CNC milling machines.
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$360
 
Machining Print Reading & Gauging
This course will introduce participants to the art and science of conveying three-dimensional information using only two dimensions. Participants will interpret information from blueprints using the alphabet lines, signs and symbols of the machining trade.
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$220
 
Welding for Certification
This course is designed for those wishing to seek AWS, ASME or API certification for welding positions. Testing fees are not included in tuition. Approximate testing fee is $200. Students are not required to test at the conclusion of class. Pre-requisite: Completion of Welding Fundamentals.
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:30 PM
$550
 
Welding Fundamentals
This course is the study of welding for beginners. The course will begin at whatever level of experience you have. Participants will learn how to set up the welding machine for different kinds of metals. You will learn different welding joints and all positions. Students are introduced to stick welding, flex core, shielded metal arc and gas metal arc welding.
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:30 PM
$350
 

Transportation, Distribution & Logistics 

Defensive Driving
The defensive driving course is an excellent opportunity for drivers of all ages to learn about the best methods for defensive driving and accident prevention. The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety has certified Meridian Technology Center as a sponsoring agency for this six-hour training course. This Oklahoma state certified class will remove 2 points from an Oklahoma driver?s license and may provide a reduction of vehicle insurance premiums.
10/11/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$50
 
Defensive Driving
The defensive driving course is an excellent opportunity for drivers of all ages to learn about the best methods for defensive driving and accident prevention. The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety has certified Meridian Technology Center as a sponsoring agency for this six-hour training course. This Oklahoma state certified class will remove 2 points from an Oklahoma driver?s license and may provide a reduction of vehicle insurance premiums.
11/8/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$50
 
Defensive Driving
The defensive driving course is an excellent opportunity for drivers of all ages to learn about the best methods for defensive driving and accident prevention. The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety has certified Meridian Technology Center as a sponsoring agency for this six-hour training course. This Oklahoma state certified class will remove 2 points from an Oklahoma driver?s license and may provide a reduction of vehicle insurance premiums.
12/6/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$50
 
Forklift Certification
This course is for the individual seeking compliance with OSHA 1910.178 industrial truck safe operation regulations. Course consists of classroom activities and hands-on demonstration of forklift operation skills. Topics include types of forklifts, pre/post operation inspections, safe operation procedures and more. Certificate of training issued upon successful completion of the course.
12/7/2016
W
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$59
 
Defensive Driving
The defensive driving course is an excellent opportunity for drivers of all ages to learn about the best methods for defensive driving and accident prevention. The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety has certified Meridian Technology Center as a sponsoring agency for this six-hour training course. This Oklahoma state certified class will remove 2 points from an Oklahoma driver?s license and may provide a reduction of vehicle insurance premiums.
8/16/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$50
 
Basics of Car Care
Become familiar with the basics of maintaining your vehicle. With this hands-on course you will learn how to properly care for your vehicle and address simple problems.
8/25/2016
TH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$35
 
Small Engine Repair
Learn the basics of small engines from tune-ups to overhauls including operating principles of fuel and ignition systems, mechanical construction, inspection and assembly. Personal projects, with instructor approval, can be brought during the last five weeks of class.
9/12/2016
MW
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$250
 
Defensive Driving
The defensive driving course is an excellent opportunity for drivers of all ages to learn about the best methods for defensive driving and accident prevention. The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety has certified Meridian Technology Center as a sponsoring agency for this six-hour training course. This Oklahoma state certified class will remove 2 points from an Oklahoma driver?s license and may provide a reduction of vehicle insurance premiums.
9/13/2016
TTH
6:00 PM
9:00 PM
$50
 
Forklift Certification
This course is for the individual seeking compliance with OSHA 1910.178 industrial truck safe operation regulations. Course consists of classroom activities and hands-on demonstration of forklift operation skills. Topics include types of forklifts, pre/post operation inspections, safe operation procedures and more. Certificate of training issued upon successful completion of the course.
9/21/2016
W
6:00 PM
10:00 PM
$59
 
Auto Collision Repair
Participants will work hands-on with an approved project. Learning is available in modules to fit the area of specialization you are looking for. Advanced technology is introduced with specialized equipment.
9/27/2016
TTH
6:30 PM
9:30 PM
$260
 
Basics of Car Care
Become familiar with the basics of maintaining your vehicle. With this hands-on course you will learn how to properly care for your vehicle and address simple problems.
9/8/2016
TH
6:30 PM
9:30 PM
$35