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Start a New Career - Inspire your staff
Need a change of scenery? Southwestern has some great classes to get you trained and back into the workforce quickly. In as little as a day, you can train and walk away with a credential that allows you to work immediately. Popular courses include Traffic Control Flagger Certification and Real Estate Broker License Course.
Improve your current job skills
Do you want to learn something that will make your job easier? We have classes to help you get the skills you need. As the world becomes more technology dependent, with computer classes you can stay highly skilled at work. If we do not have what you are looking for on campus, chances are we will be able to find an online class that targets the skill you need.
Empower your employees
Are you looking for engaging and cost-effective professional development for your employees? SWOCC offers customized trainings designed to help your staff remain competitive in today’s fast-paced markets. We can provide training to fit your schedule, on one of our campuses or on-site at your business.
Summer Term 2022 Face-to-Face Courses:
WKFC 0525 PLUMBER APPRENTICESHIP
This training covers various aspects of the techniques of plumbing for beginners who are wanting to enter the plumbing workforce or are needing continuing education hours. These are non-union trainings. Topics may include applying technical knowledge and skills to lay out, assemble, install, and maintain piping fixtures and systems for steam, natural gas, oil, hot water, heating, cooling, drainage, lubricating, sprinkling, and industrial processing systems in home and business environments. Includes instruction in source determination, water distribution, waste removal, pressure adjustment, basic physics, technical mathematics, blueprint reading, pipe installation, pumps, welding and soldering, plumbing inspection, and applicable codes and standards. This is offered in partnership with Southwestern. For questions and to register please contact Randall Tyle at 541-344-6473 or [email protected]
IND 4100 TRAFFIC CONTROL FLAGGER CERTIFICATION
This training is an ODOT approved, safety training course covering the requirements for flaggers and approved techniques for moving traffic cautiously and consistently through work zones. For ages over 18. The class book is included in the cost of the class. You will receive necessary credentials for employment upon successful completion. This course results in an industry recognized credential.
Instructor: Michelle Holifield Location: Newmark 201
Time: 8:30am-3:30pm Cost: $139
IND 4100 01 Day: Tue 6/14
IND 4100 03 Day: Tue 7/26
HE 0509 STANDARD FIRST AID & CPR/AED
This American Heart Association course follows the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) standards and OSHA requirements to prepare the student with knowledge, skills, and techniques necessary to recognize and provide care in first aid, respiratory and cardiac emergencies.
Instructor: Mike Will
Location: Newmark 201 Cost: $79
HE 0509 03 Day: Thur 6/16 Time: 8:30am-12:30pm
HE 0509 04 Day: Thur 8/11 Time: 8:30am-12:30pm
HE 0533 02 AHA BLS HEALTHCARE PROVIDER
This American Heart Association basic life support course teaches healthcare professionals how to perform CPR on victims of all ages, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings.
Instructor: Mike Will
Location: Newmark 201 Cost: $105
HE 0533 02 Day: Tue 6/28
HE 0533 03 Day: Thur 6/30
HE 0533 04 Day: Tue 7/5
HE 0533 05 Day: Thur 7/7
HE 0533 06 Day: Tue 7/12
HE 0533 07 Day: Thur 7/14
HE 0509 STANDARD FIRST AID & CPR/AED
This course follows the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) standards and OSHA requirements to prepare the student with knowledge, skills, and techniques necessary to recognize and provide care in first aid, respiratory and cardiac emergencies. American Heart Association cards will be issued upon successful completion of the course.
Instructor: Amber EspinozaLocation: Curry Campus 137A/B Cost: $79
HE 0509 01 Day: Thur 6/16 Time: 8:30am-12:30pm
HE 0509 02 Day: Thur 8/11 Time: 8:30am-12:30pm
HE 0533 01 AHA BLS HEALTHCARE PROVIDER
This basic life support course teaches healthcare professionals how to perform CPR on victims of all ages, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings. American Heart Association cards will be issued upon successful completion of the course.
Instructor: Amber Espinoza
Location: Curry Campus 137A/B Cost: $105
Day: Thur 7/28 Time: 8:30am-12:30pm
Quick & Flexible Trainings:
CHILD CARE PROVIDER TRAININGS
Southwestern child care provider classes are offered through CARE Connections Child Care Resource & Referral. Classes are now being offered online. Please call to inquire and/or to register at 541-888-7957.
The following classes are currently being offered:
● Oregon Department of Human Services (ODHS) Child Care Orientation*
● Introduction to Registered Family Part 2*
● Recognizing and Reporting Child Abuse and Neglect (RRCAN)
● Introduction to Child Care Health and Safety (ICCHS)
*These trainings have an online component that must be completed prior to taking this course.
Take classes "on the go!" with ed2g
Online classes start every month and are typically six-weeks long. With 24-hour access to your class, you choose the right time to be engaged. Check out the variety of courses to choose from and complete registration here.
Advanced Career Training
Need more than what can be offered in six-weeks? We have programs ranging in length from 6 to 18 months. Programs offer industry recognized certifications, are self-paced, and include all the materials. Where could your journey take you? Check out this video. Investigate the variety of training programs to choose from and complete registration here.