2016-04

Upcoming SVCC Events

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Beginners Computer Courses
Category: Seminars - Workshops - Workforce Development
Date: March 17, 2016 - 09:00, Date: January 28, 2016 - 09:00, Date: March 15, 2016 - 09:00, Date: April 30, 2016 - 09:00, Date: April 20, 2016 - 09:00, Date: January 14, 2016 - 09:00, Date: February 25, 2016 - 09:00, Date: February 6, 2016 - 09:00, Date: March 10, 2016 - 09:00, Date: April 21, 2016 - 09:00, Date: April 7, 2016 - 09:00, Date: March 9, 2016 - 08:30, Date: June 22, 2016 - 08:30, Date: February 11, 2016 - 09:00, Date: March 31, 2016 - 09:00

 

Students will be introduced to the wonderful world of the computer and an overview of the Internet, in these noncredit entry level classes.

Beginners Computer Course | Introduction to Word | Introduction to Excel
What's Up With Windows 8 | Just Google It | Desktop Publishing

photo of students and instructor at a computer

Beginners Computer Course
Cost: Free
Time: 9 am – 4 pm

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
March 17, 2016

Clarksville Enrichment Complex
1567 Noblin Farm Road, Clarksville
January 28, 2016

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
March 15, 2016

Southside Virginia Community College
109 Campus Drive, Alberta VA
April 30, 2016

 

Introduction to Word
Cost: $20
Time: 9 am – 4 pm

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
April 20, 2016

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
January 14th, 2016

Clarksville Enrichment Complex
1567 Noblin Farm Road, Clarksville
February 25, 2016

Southside Virginia Community College
109 Campus Drive, Alberta VA
February 6, 2016

 

student at computerIntroduction to Excel
Cost: $20
Time: 9 am – 4 pm

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
March 10, 2016

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
April 21, 2016

Clarksville Enrichment Complex
1567 Noblin Farm Road, Clarksville
April 7, 2016

What’s up with Windows 8?
Learn the new features and changes under Windows 8.  Topics covered will include new Start screen, browser, SkyDrive and powerful online features. Discover how to manage your apps on both the home screen and your traditional desktop.
Fee: $20.00

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
March 9, 2016 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
June 22, 2016 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Just Google It
Cost: $20.00 | Time: 9 am – 4 pm
Just Google It will introduce you to several free Google tools such as Gmail, Calendar, Maps, Google Chrome and much more. This workshop is designed for the participant who wants to utilize free, powerful collaborate tools with colleagues, students, and the community.

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
February 11, 2016

Desktop Publishing
Cost: $10.00 | Time: 9 am – 4 pm
Get a solid introduction and foundation in basic desktop publishing. Basic terms and concepts of design layout will be discussed. This workshop will discuss the use of popular software to use in designing everyday print pieces (greeting cards, calendars, flyers, business cards, etc.)

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
March 31, 2015

Continuing Education for Tradesmen
Category: Seminars - Workshops - Workforce Development
Date: January 27, 2016 (All day), Date: April 13, 2016 (All day), Date: May 11, 2016 (All day), Date: February 3, 2016 (All day), Date: April 20, 2016 (All day), Date: May 18, 2016 (All day), Date: February 10, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: May 25, 2016 (All day), Date: February 10, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: May 25, 2016 (All day), Date: March 9, 2016 (All day), Date: June 8, 2016 (All day), Date: March 16, 2016 (All day), Date: June 15, 2016 (All day), Date: March 23, 2016 (All day), Date: June 22, 2016 (All day), Date: March 23, 2016 (All day), Date: June 22, 2016 (All day), Date: February 17, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: June 29, 2016 (All day), Date: February 25, 2016 (All day), Date: April 28, 2016 (All day), Date: June 30, 2016 (All day), Date: January 28, 2016 (All day), Date: March 24, 2016 (All day), Date: May 26, 2016 (All day)

electricianJourneymen, Master Plumbers, Electricians, HVAC mechanics, and Gas Fitters are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to take a pre-determined number of continuing education hours specific to their trade as part of the licensing process. Anyone obtaining or renewing a license must take continuing education in his/her respective profession. Plumbers, HVAC technicians and Electricians must take three hours of continuing education in their field. Gas fitters must take one hour. (This one hour class for Gas Fitters is intended for Journeyman and Master Gas Fitters, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Fitters, and Natural Gas Fitters.) Each course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impacts on the job, general use and special equipment included in the respective codes.

These classes are recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and the Virginia Board of Contractors and meet the new continuing education requirement. Certificates of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are recognized by the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and will be issued to all licensed Virginia electrical tradesmen cardholders upon successful completion of the class.

The cost of the three-hour classes (Electric, HVAC and Plumbing) is $125 and the cost of the one-hour class (Gas Fitter including) is $65. A workbook highlighting the changes is included in the cost of the class and will be distributed when participants arrive for class.

Tradesman Classes | 200 Daniel Road, Keysville, VA
Electrical January 27, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical April 13, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical May 11, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing February 3, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing April 20, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing May 18, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC February 10, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
HVAC April 27, 2016) W 5:30–8:30
HVAC May 25, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
REGISTER NOW - CLICK HEREGas Fitters February 10, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters April 27, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters May 25, 2016 W 8:30–9:30

Tradesman Classes | South Boston, VA
Electrical March 9, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical June 8, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing March 16, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing June 15, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC March 23, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
HVAC June 22, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
Gas Fitter March 23, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters June 22, 2016 W 8:30–9:30

Tradesman Classes | 109 Campus Drive, Alberta, VA
Plumbing February 17, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing April 27, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing June 29, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC February 25, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HAVC April 28, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC June 30, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical January 28, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical March 24, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical May 26, 2016 W 6:00–9:00

ITE 115 Testout Exam - Daniel Campus
Category: SVCC Events
Date: April 19, 2016 - 14:00, Date: April 27, 2016 - 12:00, Date: May 2, 2016 - 14:00

ITE 115 Testout Exam -- Spring 2016

Dates/Times: 

  • Tuesday, April 19 (must arrive between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.) or
  • Wednesday, April 27 (must arrive between 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m.) or
  • Monday, May 2 (must arrive between 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.)

Test Covers: 

Microsoft Office 2013/Office 365

  • Word 2013
  • Excel 2013
  • PowerPoint 2013

Computer Basics

  • File Management
  • Windows Basics
  • Using Browsers

Required Score to Pass:

  • 80% or above


Other Info:

  • Microsoft certification in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2010 or 2013 will be accepted for respective test sections.  Copy of certification required.
  • The SAM 2013 Testout Code Access Key must be purchased prior to reporting for the exam.  It may be purchased from the college bookstore or online at http://www.cengagebrain.com/shop/isbn/9781285735054.
  • Students must be program-placed at Southside Virginia Community College to receive credit by exam for ITE 115.  This testout is not available to itinerant students or high school students.  Dual-enrollment high school students requesting to take the testout exam must have approval of the Coordinator of Dual Enrollment. 
  • No grade is assigned for this course on the transcript.  Students receive 3 credits for successful completion of the testout exam.  Retakes are not allowed.  This is a one-time challenge exam. The course will not normally transfer to other colleges being that only credits are awarded and no grade.
  • One form of identification is required on date of testout exam.

Online Registration: 

Please click this link and enter information to register for this testout exam

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1e2OPI51fwfK_rrNm3wevMuCDQMtcDX_IjaojOfePJPE/viewform?usp=send_form

 

Continuing Education for Tradesmen
Category: Seminars - Workshops - Workforce Development
Date: January 27, 2016 (All day), Date: April 13, 2016 (All day), Date: May 11, 2016 (All day), Date: February 3, 2016 (All day), Date: April 20, 2016 (All day), Date: May 18, 2016 (All day), Date: February 10, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: May 25, 2016 (All day), Date: February 10, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: May 25, 2016 (All day), Date: March 9, 2016 (All day), Date: June 8, 2016 (All day), Date: March 16, 2016 (All day), Date: June 15, 2016 (All day), Date: March 23, 2016 (All day), Date: June 22, 2016 (All day), Date: March 23, 2016 (All day), Date: June 22, 2016 (All day), Date: February 17, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: June 29, 2016 (All day), Date: February 25, 2016 (All day), Date: April 28, 2016 (All day), Date: June 30, 2016 (All day), Date: January 28, 2016 (All day), Date: March 24, 2016 (All day), Date: May 26, 2016 (All day)

electricianJourneymen, Master Plumbers, Electricians, HVAC mechanics, and Gas Fitters are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to take a pre-determined number of continuing education hours specific to their trade as part of the licensing process. Anyone obtaining or renewing a license must take continuing education in his/her respective profession. Plumbers, HVAC technicians and Electricians must take three hours of continuing education in their field. Gas fitters must take one hour. (This one hour class for Gas Fitters is intended for Journeyman and Master Gas Fitters, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Fitters, and Natural Gas Fitters.) Each course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impacts on the job, general use and special equipment included in the respective codes.

These classes are recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and the Virginia Board of Contractors and meet the new continuing education requirement. Certificates of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are recognized by the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and will be issued to all licensed Virginia electrical tradesmen cardholders upon successful completion of the class.

The cost of the three-hour classes (Electric, HVAC and Plumbing) is $125 and the cost of the one-hour class (Gas Fitter including) is $65. A workbook highlighting the changes is included in the cost of the class and will be distributed when participants arrive for class.

Tradesman Classes | 200 Daniel Road, Keysville, VA
Electrical January 27, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical April 13, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical May 11, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing February 3, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing April 20, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing May 18, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC February 10, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
HVAC April 27, 2016) W 5:30–8:30
HVAC May 25, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
REGISTER NOW - CLICK HEREGas Fitters February 10, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters April 27, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters May 25, 2016 W 8:30–9:30

Tradesman Classes | South Boston, VA
Electrical March 9, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical June 8, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing March 16, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing June 15, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC March 23, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
HVAC June 22, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
Gas Fitter March 23, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters June 22, 2016 W 8:30–9:30

Tradesman Classes | 109 Campus Drive, Alberta, VA
Plumbing February 17, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing April 27, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing June 29, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC February 25, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HAVC April 28, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC June 30, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical January 28, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical March 24, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical May 26, 2016 W 6:00–9:00

Continuing Education for Tradesmen
Category: Seminars - Workshops - Workforce Development
Date: January 27, 2016 (All day), Date: April 13, 2016 (All day), Date: May 11, 2016 (All day), Date: February 3, 2016 (All day), Date: April 20, 2016 (All day), Date: May 18, 2016 (All day), Date: February 10, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: May 25, 2016 (All day), Date: February 10, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: May 25, 2016 (All day), Date: March 9, 2016 (All day), Date: June 8, 2016 (All day), Date: March 16, 2016 (All day), Date: June 15, 2016 (All day), Date: March 23, 2016 (All day), Date: June 22, 2016 (All day), Date: March 23, 2016 (All day), Date: June 22, 2016 (All day), Date: February 17, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: June 29, 2016 (All day), Date: February 25, 2016 (All day), Date: April 28, 2016 (All day), Date: June 30, 2016 (All day), Date: January 28, 2016 (All day), Date: March 24, 2016 (All day), Date: May 26, 2016 (All day)

electricianJourneymen, Master Plumbers, Electricians, HVAC mechanics, and Gas Fitters are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to take a pre-determined number of continuing education hours specific to their trade as part of the licensing process. Anyone obtaining or renewing a license must take continuing education in his/her respective profession. Plumbers, HVAC technicians and Electricians must take three hours of continuing education in their field. Gas fitters must take one hour. (This one hour class for Gas Fitters is intended for Journeyman and Master Gas Fitters, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Fitters, and Natural Gas Fitters.) Each course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impacts on the job, general use and special equipment included in the respective codes.

These classes are recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and the Virginia Board of Contractors and meet the new continuing education requirement. Certificates of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are recognized by the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and will be issued to all licensed Virginia electrical tradesmen cardholders upon successful completion of the class.

The cost of the three-hour classes (Electric, HVAC and Plumbing) is $125 and the cost of the one-hour class (Gas Fitter including) is $65. A workbook highlighting the changes is included in the cost of the class and will be distributed when participants arrive for class.

Tradesman Classes | 200 Daniel Road, Keysville, VA
Electrical January 27, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical April 13, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical May 11, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing February 3, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing April 20, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing May 18, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC February 10, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
HVAC April 27, 2016) W 5:30–8:30
HVAC May 25, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
REGISTER NOW - CLICK HEREGas Fitters February 10, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters April 27, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters May 25, 2016 W 8:30–9:30

Tradesman Classes | South Boston, VA
Electrical March 9, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical June 8, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing March 16, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing June 15, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC March 23, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
HVAC June 22, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
Gas Fitter March 23, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters June 22, 2016 W 8:30–9:30

Tradesman Classes | 109 Campus Drive, Alberta, VA
Plumbing February 17, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing April 27, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing June 29, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC February 25, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HAVC April 28, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC June 30, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical January 28, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical March 24, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical May 26, 2016 W 6:00–9:00

Continuing Education for Tradesmen
Category: Seminars - Workshops - Workforce Development
Date: January 27, 2016 (All day), Date: April 13, 2016 (All day), Date: May 11, 2016 (All day), Date: February 3, 2016 (All day), Date: April 20, 2016 (All day), Date: May 18, 2016 (All day), Date: February 10, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: May 25, 2016 (All day), Date: February 10, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: May 25, 2016 (All day), Date: March 9, 2016 (All day), Date: June 8, 2016 (All day), Date: March 16, 2016 (All day), Date: June 15, 2016 (All day), Date: March 23, 2016 (All day), Date: June 22, 2016 (All day), Date: March 23, 2016 (All day), Date: June 22, 2016 (All day), Date: February 17, 2016 (All day), Date: April 27, 2016 (All day), Date: June 29, 2016 (All day), Date: February 25, 2016 (All day), Date: April 28, 2016 (All day), Date: June 30, 2016 (All day), Date: January 28, 2016 (All day), Date: March 24, 2016 (All day), Date: May 26, 2016 (All day)

electricianJourneymen, Master Plumbers, Electricians, HVAC mechanics, and Gas Fitters are now required by the Virginia Board of Contractors to take a pre-determined number of continuing education hours specific to their trade as part of the licensing process. Anyone obtaining or renewing a license must take continuing education in his/her respective profession. Plumbers, HVAC technicians and Electricians must take three hours of continuing education in their field. Gas fitters must take one hour. (This one hour class for Gas Fitters is intended for Journeyman and Master Gas Fitters, Liquefied Petroleum Gas Fitters, and Natural Gas Fitters.) Each course covers new definitions, code changes, general requirements, impacts on the job, general use and special equipment included in the respective codes.

These classes are recognized by the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and the Virginia Board of Contractors and meet the new continuing education requirement. Certificates of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are recognized by the Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation and will be issued to all licensed Virginia electrical tradesmen cardholders upon successful completion of the class.

The cost of the three-hour classes (Electric, HVAC and Plumbing) is $125 and the cost of the one-hour class (Gas Fitter including) is $65. A workbook highlighting the changes is included in the cost of the class and will be distributed when participants arrive for class.

Tradesman Classes | 200 Daniel Road, Keysville, VA
Electrical January 27, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical April 13, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical May 11, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing February 3, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing April 20, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing May 18, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC February 10, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
HVAC April 27, 2016) W 5:30–8:30
HVAC May 25, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
REGISTER NOW - CLICK HEREGas Fitters February 10, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters April 27, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters May 25, 2016 W 8:30–9:30

Tradesman Classes | South Boston, VA
Electrical March 9, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical June 8, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing March 16, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing June 15, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC March 23, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
HVAC June 22, 2016 W 5:30–8:30
Gas Fitter March 23, 2016 W 8:30–9:30
Gas Fitters June 22, 2016 W 8:30–9:30

Tradesman Classes | 109 Campus Drive, Alberta, VA
Plumbing February 17, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing April 27, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Plumbing June 29, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC February 25, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HAVC April 28, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
HVAC June 30, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical January 28, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical March 24, 2016 W 6:00–9:00
Electrical May 26, 2016 W 6:00–9:00

Power Line Worker - Information Session
Category: SVCC Events
Date: April 26, 2016 - 18:00

Training program

Power Yoga
Category: Seminars - Workshops - Workforce Development
Date: January 26, 2016 - 16:45, Date: March 8, 2016 - 16:45, Date: April 26, 2016 - 16:45, Date: January 13, 2016 - 16:45, Date: February 24, 2016 - 16:45

people,doing yogaCome enjoy Power Yoga where strength, balance and relaxation will help you refocus and energize from your busy work day. The emphasis of the class will be on developing strength and flexibility. Students are encouraged to bring their own yoga mat.

Note: The course continues across six weeks
Fee: $50.00
4:45 pm – 5:45 pm

Southside Virginia Community College
Christanna Campus

109 Campus Drive, Alberta, VA
Tuesdays, January 26th – March 1st, 2016
Tuesdays, March 8th – April 19th, 2016 (No class 3-15)
Tuesdays, April 26th – May 24th

Southside Virginia Community College
Daniel Campus

200 Daniel Road, Keysville, VA
Wednesdays, January 13th – February 17th, 2016
Wednesdays, February 24th – March 30th, 2016

Pre-registration for non-credit classes is required. Register online at southside.augusoft.net.

Book Signing
Category: SVCC Events
Date: April 25, 2016 - 10:00

Ms. DickersonCome join us on April 25, 2016 from 10am - 2pm in the library as SVCC alumni Belinda B. Dickerson launches her new book, "Controversies Quieted By the Sword." She will be singing and also enter to win a gift box from the author.  Refreshments will be provided.

"Of Thee I Sing" -- SVCC Chorus
Category: SVCC Events
Date: April 24, 2016 - 19:00

SVCC Chorus Presents "Of Thee I Sing"

Environmental Club Tree Planting
Category: SVCC Events
Date: April 22, 2016 - 14:30

Please join the Environmental Club Tree Planting Celebration this Friday, April 22, at 2:30P at the Christanna Campus.  We plan to buy a tree on which students can hang ornaments in December.

Spring Fling Dance - Daniel Campus
Category: SVCC Events
Date: April 21, 2016 - 18:00
spring fling danceThe Daniel Campus Student Ambassadors are sponsoring a Spring Fling Dance on Thursday, April 21 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. ALL SVCC students and faculty are invited!
 
SVCC students and faculty are free, non SVCC students must pay $5 to enter. One non SVCC guest per student or faculty.
 
There will be games, prizes, dancing, and delicious food! We hope to see you there!
Beginners Computer Courses
Category: Seminars - Workshops - Workforce Development
Date: March 17, 2016 - 09:00, Date: January 28, 2016 - 09:00, Date: March 15, 2016 - 09:00, Date: April 30, 2016 - 09:00, Date: April 20, 2016 - 09:00, Date: January 14, 2016 - 09:00, Date: February 25, 2016 - 09:00, Date: February 6, 2016 - 09:00, Date: March 10, 2016 - 09:00, Date: April 21, 2016 - 09:00, Date: April 7, 2016 - 09:00, Date: March 9, 2016 - 08:30, Date: June 22, 2016 - 08:30, Date: February 11, 2016 - 09:00, Date: March 31, 2016 - 09:00

 

Students will be introduced to the wonderful world of the computer and an overview of the Internet, in these noncredit entry level classes.

Beginners Computer Course | Introduction to Word | Introduction to Excel
What's Up With Windows 8 | Just Google It | Desktop Publishing

photo of students and instructor at a computer

Beginners Computer Course
Cost: Free
Time: 9 am – 4 pm

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
March 17, 2016

Clarksville Enrichment Complex
1567 Noblin Farm Road, Clarksville
January 28, 2016

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
March 15, 2016

Southside Virginia Community College
109 Campus Drive, Alberta VA
April 30, 2016

 

Introduction to Word
Cost: $20
Time: 9 am – 4 pm

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
April 20, 2016

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
January 14th, 2016

Clarksville Enrichment Complex
1567 Noblin Farm Road, Clarksville
February 25, 2016

Southside Virginia Community College
109 Campus Drive, Alberta VA
February 6, 2016

 

student at computerIntroduction to Excel
Cost: $20
Time: 9 am – 4 pm

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
March 10, 2016

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
April 21, 2016

Clarksville Enrichment Complex
1567 Noblin Farm Road, Clarksville
April 7, 2016

What’s up with Windows 8?
Learn the new features and changes under Windows 8.  Topics covered will include new Start screen, browser, SkyDrive and powerful online features. Discover how to manage your apps on both the home screen and your traditional desktop.
Fee: $20.00

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
March 9, 2016 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
June 22, 2016 8:30 am – 12:30 pm

Just Google It
Cost: $20.00 | Time: 9 am – 4 pm
Just Google It will introduce you to several free Google tools such as Gmail, Calendar, Maps, Google Chrome and much more. This workshop is designed for the participant who wants to utilize free, powerful collaborate tools with colleagues, students, and the community.

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
February 11, 2016

Desktop Publishing
Cost: $10.00 | Time: 9 am – 4 pm
Get a solid introduction and foundation in basic desktop publishing. Basic terms and concepts of design layout will be discussed. This workshop will discuss the use of popular software to use in designing everyday print pieces (greeting cards, calendars, flyers, business cards, etc.)

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
March 31, 2015

CPR/First Aid Training (One Day)
Category: Seminars - Workshops - Workforce Development
Date: February 1, 2016 - 09:00, Date: May 9, 2016 - 09:00, Date: March 7, 2016 - 09:00, Date: June 6, 2016 - 09:00, Date: April 1, 2016 - 09:00, Date: July 12, 2016 - 09:00, Date: January 28, 2016 - 08:30, Date: April 21, 2016 - 08:30, Date: July 21, 2016 - 08:30

HeartSavers Certification
Cost: $29 includes cards

Get your CPR Certification in one day! Learn how to perform CPR on any adult, child, and infant and how to use an AED successfully. Also learn how to treat most simple injuries or medical problems easily.

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
Time: 9 am – 4 pmcpr demo
 February 1, 2016
 May 9, 2016
For additional assistance contact Angela McClintock at 434-949-1026.

Lake Country Advanced Knowledge Center
118 East Danville Street, South Hill
Time: 9 am – 4 pm
 March 7, 2016
 June 6, 2016
For additional assistance contact Angela McClintock at 434-949-1026.

Estes Community Center
316 N. Main Street, Chase City
Time: 9 am – 4 pm
 April 1, 2016
 July 12, 2016
For additional assistance contact Angela McClintock at 434-949-1026.

Virginia Workforce Center
South Boston, VA
Time: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
 January 28, 2016
 April 21, 2016
 July 21, 2016
For additional assistance contact Anita White at 434-736-2004.

Pre-registration for non-credit classes is required. Register online at southside.augusoft.net.

Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) Prep-Course
Category: Seminars - Workshops - Workforce Development
Date: April 4, 2016 - 16:00, Date: May 24, 2016 - 16:45, Date: June 28, 2016 - 16:00, Date: February 11, 2016 - 16:00, Date: March 16, 2016 - 08:00, Date: April 20, 2016 - 16:00, Date: May 25, 2016 - 08:00

CRC BUTTONReady Your Career Readiness Certificate shows you can do the job. It could mean the difference between starting your new career or starting over. So, get ready.

The Virginia CRC is a portable credential designed to provide evidence that an individual is ready for work with respect to fundamental standards or workforce literacy. Endorsed by the Governor of Virginia, the CRC can distinguish and certify your skills in the job market and proves to an employer that you possess what it takes to be successful. The CRC is a clear standard tool to assess the competencies of an individual in the workplace skill areas of: Reading for Information, Applied Mathematics, and Locating Information.

PREP COURSE AVAILABLE:

JOBS WITH CRCSouthside Virginia Community College
Christanna Campus
109 Campus Drive, Alberta
April 4, 2016 4PM – 8PM
May 24, 2016 4PM - 8PM
June 28, 2016 4PM - 8PM
Pre-registration required by calling Angela McClintock at 434-949-1026

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
February 11, 2016" 4PM - 8PM
March 16, 2016 8 AM - 12 Noon
April 20, 2016 4PM - 8 PM
May 25, 2016 8 AM - 12 Noon
Pre-registration required by calling Angela McClintock at 434-949-1026

TESTING DATES AND INFORMATION:

Southside Virginia Education Center
1300 Greensville County Circle, Emporia
Testing available second Tuesday of each month February - June at 9 AM
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED by calling Angela McClintock at 434-949-1026.

All other locations: Testing available upon request by calling:

    • Angela McClintock to schedule at 434-949-1026, Christanna Campus
    • Dennis Smith to schedule at 434-736-2008, Keysville Campus
    • Call Pam Taylor to schedule at 434-572-8289, South Boston

 

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