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Drones for the Working Professional - #2

$55

with Travis Gilbert

Calendar May 14, 2022 at 9 am

DRONES FOR THE WORKING PROFESSIONAL

Want to use Drones (UAVs) for your business or organization? Video, Pictures, Maps, Sensing etc, Come for some hands-on training in basic safety, flight maneuvers and learn what it takes to obtain your recreational or professional certificate from the FAA. You will be able to fly several types of Drones, be introduced to cameras, sensors and software used with them.

Students may repeat this class. 

Dates: 2-Saturdays, May 14 and 21, 2022

Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm

Location: Shasta College Main Campus, Room: TBA &  Practice Field

NOTE: Participants should not bring their own drones the first day of class.

IMPORTANT NOTE: At this time, it is expected that all participants attending in-person spring semester classes and potentially summer semester classes will be required to wear a mask while inside any college classrooms and buildings.

Intravenous Therapy and Blood Withdrawal

$350

with Nancy Skaggs

Calendar May 23, 2022 at 7 am

Intravenous Therapy and Blood Withdrawal

Instructional theory hours:  27; and, Instructional clinical hours:  9. 

This is a 3-day course, Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday, from 7:00am - 7:30pm. There will be breaks. Meals are not included. 

Course requirement:  Current license issued by the BVNPT or eligibility by BVNPT for NCLEX-PN licensure examination. 

Course Description:  This course is designed to teach qualified licensed nursing personnel specific training in intravenous therapy initiation and blood withdrawal techniques; within the practice and scope mandated by the Board of vocational nursing and psychiatric technicians (BVNPT).  This course presents the fundamental principles and competencies required to initiate, maintain and discontinue intravenous therapy, and perform blood withdrawal within the LVN scope of practice.  This combined infusion therapy and blood withdrawal course is based on the nursing process and current intravenous nursing standards of practice; and the three day course will include the following instruction and review:

  • Basic IV therapy and maintenance of IV lines and equipment
  • Calculations review
  • Fluids and electrolytes review
  • Methods-procedures and best evidence supporting successful IV therapy and blood withdrawal
  • Advanced theory: maintaining infusion lines-assessment and maintenance post catheter insertion and post skin puncture
  • Prevention-early identification, assessment, and treatment of complications
  • Nursing process-infection control
  • Psychological preparation of the patient-age related concerns
  • Documentation
  • Demonstration and practice of required skills

Course objectives:  Upon successful completion of this course, the participant will meet all requirements as mandated by the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians.

Included in the fee: Students will receive a program kit that will provide all equipment and materials necessary to complete the lab portion of the program. Handouts will be provided - no books required. 

IMPORTANT: For additional technical information about the prerequisites and/or content of this program, please contact the instructor: Nancy Skaggs at (530) 339-3616 or Nskaggs@shastacollege.edu 

Note: This program is powered by the California Community College Chancellor's Office, Division of Workforce and Economic Development, funded by the Health Workforce Initiative grant #19-456-005, and Shasta College.

Date: Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday, May 23, 24, 25, 2022

Time: 7:00am-7:30pm

Location: Shasta College Downtown Redding Campus, Room: 8206

Facilitators: Nancy Skaggs, Shasta College Nursing Faculty; and, Elaine Carmena, Shasta College Nursing Faculty. 

IMPORTANT NOTE: At this time, it is expected that all participants attending in-person spring semester classes and potentially summer semester classes will be required to wear a mask while inside any college classrooms and buildings.

Full Course

Artisan Tile Art Tour (Virtual Tour--Includes a Handcrafted Tile) #109014

$55

with Betty Sedor

Calendar May 26, 2022 at 12 pm

Artisan Tile Art Tour (Virtual Tour--Includes a Handcrafted Tile) #109014

Enter the magical world of Native Tile and Ceramics studio for a unique virtual learning experience led by acclaimed master artisan, Diana Mausser. See how her incredible team of craftsmen design, hand press, glaze, and fire their award-winning tile.  Immerse yourself in the artistry of tiles inspired by the historic Craftsman movement, Spanish-style movement, and other styles.  The highlight of your virtual experience will be receiving in your mailbox, a Native Tile art package that includes an authentic Native Tile art piece with a unique story that will ONLY be revealed on the day of your virtual tour. Each registrant receives a different tile with a unique story.   Adults and kids welcome! 

The class fee includes the materials fee that covers the cost of an authentically handcrafted historically-inspired tile package that will be mailed to your home in advance of the event.

 About Native Tile & Ceramics:  From the Four Seasons Biltmore Hotel to Shanghai Disney, Native Tile has been producing handcrafted tiles to enhance homes, public spaces, and businesses throughout the United States and beyond. Founder and master artisan, Diana Mausser, has designed more than 1,100 unique and historically inspired tile patterns ranging from earthy Craftsman style to vibrant Spanish style. Native Tile has had work featured in hotels and public spaces like The Four Seasons Biltmore in Santa Barbara, Beverly Gardens & Electric Fountain, Beverly Hills, Father of the Bride 2 Set, Party of Five Set, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA, Disney Hotel, Anaheim, CA, Shanghai Disney Resort, China, and Centennial Plaza in Highland Park, Texas.

Date: Thursday, May 26, 2022

Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm

Instructor: Native Tile & Ceramics 

Location: Live Remote Online

Incident Safety Awareness for Hired Vendors

$150

with Chad Henson

Calendar May 29, 2022 at 8 am

At times when the equipment needed to control an emergency incident exceeds the resources of CALFIRE and the Federal Wildland Fire Agencies, the agencies hire the equipment and services of the private sector to supplement its own resources. Any private contractor or person employed by a private contractor who desires to participate in a wildland fire and may be subject to assignment on the fire line must complete annual training.

The intent of this 8-hour course is to provide private "hired equipment vendors" with the minimum training necessary to satisfy CALFIRE and the Federal Wildland Fire Agencies generic hiring requirements for hired equipment vendors. Typical assignments include: Dozer Operator, Water Tender Operator, tree faller etc.This course covers topics such as: Fire Behavior, Fireline Safety, Organizational Control, Firefighting Terms, the use of Fire Shelters, and other fire related subjects.

This course does not provide training or certify anyone on the use of specific types of equipment and is not intended to attest to the ability of anyone to utilize equipment.Students who successfully complete the course will receive a certificate from the California Office of the State Fire Marshal. This course is part of the Fire Service Training and Education Program. The course fee includes the cost of the certificate and student text.

NOTE: If you have been issued a State Fire Training Identification Number, bring it with you to the class.

Date: Sunday, May 29, 2022

Location: Shasta College Main Campus, room 2165, 11555 Old Oregon Trail, Redding 

Class runs 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. with a 1-hour lunch time. Be on time! DOORS CLOSE AT 8:00 a.m. SHARP!

IMPORTANT: Due to planning requirements, pre-registration is required.

NOTE: There is no food service available on campus on the weekends. Please feel free to bring a cooler with beverage and food enough to get you through the day. You do receive a 1-hour lunch break so you can go off campus to local fast food locations, however, for your convenience, feel free to bring whatever food and beverage you need for the day. 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please be aware that Shasta College is a smoke-free campus. There is no smoking or vaping allowed on campus. 

Parking Permits are not needed on the weekends. 

Full Course

Lean Six Sigma - Yellow Belt Certification - INTEREST LIST

Free

with . Facilitator

Calendar Jun 1, 2022

Lean Six Sigma - INTEREST LIST

If you are interested in this training program, please add your name to this interest list and you will be contacted when a class is scheduled. You are under no obligation to take this class by adding your name to the list. 

Lean Six Sigma is a business strategy that has received world recognition in the manufacturing, distribution, engineering, logistics, software development, retail, government, and healthcare industries. 82% of all Fortune 100 companies publicly claim to utilize its principles, with an estimated global savings of $427 billion over the last 20 years.

Organizations that have successfully transformed their culture and processes through Lean, Data Analytics, Theory of Constraints, and Scrum have created a competitive advantage by increasing their speed of delivery, improving quality, and reducing costs.

Facilitated by a Master Black Belt, the Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt certification course provides the foundational principles and tools to develop your leaders into innovative change agents. After earning their certification, leaders are expected to implement continuous improvement projects in their respected departments, and serve as a team member on more complex improvement initiatives led by a Certified Green or Black Belt.

Key highlights of the 8-hour course:

· Introduction to Lean, Data Analytics, Theory of Constraints, and Scrum

· Flow and Leveling

· Standardized Work

· DMAIC Problem-solving Framework

· Continuous Improvement

· Leading Change

Meet our facilitator: Robert Valentino is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt and led Amazon’s highest producing Make-On-Demand facility, responsible for over $100 million in annual revenue with $24 million in profit, improving productivity by 8% year-over-year. Mr. Valentino’s organization consults Fortune 500 companies and has trained and coached over 1,000 leaders in Lean Six Sigma methodologies across 32 organizations, saving over $33 million annually. 

Will run

Incident Safety Awareness for Hired Vendors

$150

with Chad Henson

Calendar Jun 5, 2022 at 8 am

At times when the equipment needed to control an emergency incident exceeds the resources of CALFIRE and the Federal Wildland Fire Agencies, the agencies hire the equipment and services of the private sector to supplement its own resources. Any private contractor or person employed by a private contractor who desires to participate in a wildland fire and may be subject to assignment on the fire line must complete annual training.

The intent of this 8-hour course is to provide private "hired equipment vendors" with the minimum training necessary to satisfy CALFIRE and the Federal Wildland Fire Agencies generic hiring requirements for hired equipment vendors. Typical assignments include: Dozer Operator, Water Tender Operator, tree faller etc.This course covers topics such as: Fire Behavior, Fireline Safety, Organizational Control, Firefighting Terms, the use of Fire Shelters, and other fire related subjects.

This course does not provide training or certify anyone on the use of specific types of equipment and is not intended to attest to the ability of anyone to utilize equipment.Students who successfully complete the course will receive a certificate from the California Office of the State Fire Marshal. This course is part of the Fire Service Training and Education Program. The course fee includes the cost of the certificate and student text.

NOTE: If you have been issued a State Fire Training Identification Number, bring it with you to the class.

Date: Sunday, June 5, 2022

Location: Shasta College Main Campus, room 2165, (2100 building) 11555 Old Oregon Trail, Redding 

Class runs 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. with a 1-hour lunch time. Be on time! DOORS CLOSE AT 8:00 a.m. SHARP!

IMPORTANT: Due to planning requirements, pre-registration is required.

NOTE: There is no food service available on campus on the weekends. Please feel free to bring a cooler with beverage and food enough to get you through the day. You do receive a 1-hour lunch break so you can go off campus to local fast food locations, however, for your convenience, feel free to bring whatever food and beverage you need for the day. 

IMPORTANT NOTE: Please be aware that Shasta College is a smoke-free campus. There is no smoking or vaping allowed on campus. 

Parking Permits are not needed on the weekends. 

Full Course

Beat the Heat Summer Workout!

$39

with Rhonda Nelson

Calendar Jun 6, 2022

 Beat the Heat Summer Workout!  Rhonda Nelson is bringing back her video series of theme-based workouts to keep you moving this summer!  Enjoy the colorful backdrops as you move, stretch, tone, and sing along to tunes from the decades 50s-90, as well as broadway!  You will also receive links to videos from her popular regular Get Fit! and yoga classes, designed for a total body workout for all fitness levels.   Work out at home at a time that is convenient for you--near a fan or under an air conditioner!  

 Videos will be released to you each week beginning on Monday, June 6  for eight weeks. Internet access is required for links to YouTube.

Recommended materials:  Dumbbells and a yoga mat or rug

 Summer Beat the Heat:  June 6 - July 25, 2022

 Cost $39

Day Trip to the DeYoung Museum Bouquets to Art Exhibit and Shopping Spree at the SF Flower Mart

$110

with Darlene Montgomery

Calendar Jun 11, 2022 at 6 am

Join us on a day trip to the San Francisco Bouquets to Art exhibit at the De Young Museum. We will enjoy an afternoon at the De Young Museum and take in the incredible show of  Bouquets to Art, where art and nature come together to spectacular effect. Bay Area floral artisans are chosen to interpret a piece from the permanent art collection in fresh flowers. Always amazing and a visual treat for anyone that appreciates art or fresh flowers or both. Don't miss this one! 

First we will be stopping at the San Francisco Flower Mart for a shopping spree at wholesale prices prior to going to the De Young.  The SF Flower Mart  is the one-stop floral source for Northern California. There are over 50 individual vendors to choose from. Their wide variety is what sets them apart from all others. Travelers can purchase fresh flowers, plants, shrubs, trees, etc., as well as any floral design materials you can imagine - all at wholesale prices. We will store your newly purchased treasures underneath the motor coach in bins for a safe travel home. Smaller items can be stored on the motor coach.

We will be traveling in style and comfort on one of Shasta College's own motor coaches. This trip fills fast! Sign up today to secure your seat! 

IMPORTANT NOTE: At this time, it is expected that all participants attending in-person spring semester day trips will be required to wear a mask while inside the college motorcoach.

Note: We will stop in Red Bluff to pick up and drop off Red Bluff passengers. We will not be making a dinner stop on the way back. 

IMPORTANT: Due to planning requirements, please register no later than May 25, 2022 (if seats are still available)

For more information about the day’s events, please visit: https://www.sanfranciscoflowermart.com  and https://deyoung.famsf.org 

Date: Saturday, June 11, 2022

Time: Leaving promptly at 6:00am so please arrive early for boarding the motor coach. We will be returning at 9:30pm depending on bay area traffic. 

Redding Location: We will be leaving the Shasta College Redding Main Campus North parking lot and will return to the same. Parking permits for the day have been waived by campus safety. 

Red Bluff Location: Meet and board the motor coach at 6:30am at the Red Bluff Adobe Chevron empty parking lot (dirt lot) next to the Chevron Station. Please do not park in the Chevron customer parking areas. 





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