Registration is open for the following continuing education classes available at Lower Columbia College.
Classes are open to all community members. Previous attendance at LCC is not necessary.
Course proposals for new courses and instructors are being accepted. Anyone with ideas or an interest in teaching is asked to call Mary Harris at 360-442-2602 for details.
Beginner Barre: 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Feb. 25-March 20 (second session); in-depth introduction to the practices of barre; class focuses on strengthening and toning the body by training small movements that isolate muscles followed by a stretching session; concepts and terminology from barre, but also foundations in yoga, Pilates and weight training with no prior experience in any of those areas needed; $59.
Portland Art Museum: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 2; travel to the Portland Art Museum, home to more than 112,000 square feet of galleries reflecting the history of art from ancient times to the present; museum has a collection of about 42,000 objects; transportation to and from museum included; $40.
CDL Training: for Class A and Class B licenses; program has option of a four- or eight-week training course depending on the quarter; training consists of 20 to 40 hours of classroom instruction and 28 to 120 hours of driving and vehicle instruction based on the class of license; training is limited to students who meet the program requirements; for details, call Heidi Hamer at 360-442-2603 or send an email to email@example.com. Class A sessions start Feb. 19.
Flagger Certification Training: learn professional flagging techniques and proper work zone setup in accordance with standards and guidelines of the Federal Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD), Washington Modifications to the MUTCD, L&I WAC 296-155-305 and the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) State Standard Specifications; upon successful completion, receive the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) and the American Traffics Safety Services Association (ATSSA) flagger cards (accepted in most other states) valid for three years; for details, to register or get dates class is held, call 360-442-2602 or email firstname.lastname@example.org; $75, fee includes textbook and ID cards. Flagger Re-Certification also available.
Online Learning: Ed2go has more than 300 non-credit instructor-facilitated online courses to choose from; through well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction and interaction with fellow students, people can learn at their convenience; online continuing education classes begin each month and continue for six weeks; complete any course wherever there is internet access, any time of the day or night; most courses are $115; bundled courses available at a discounted price; visit www.ed2go.com/lccbic or call 360-442-2602.