Career Training Class Schedule

AUTOMOTIVE

Auto Safety Inspection

Successful completion certifies students to inspect motor vehicles under the NC Motor Vehicles Safety Inspection Law.
The prerequisite for this class is a valid driver’s license.
CEU: 0.8

Code Class Days Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
1367 Monday and Tuesday May 9-10 6-10 pm Wes Little 103 Sirotek Hall,

Pinehurst Campus

$75
2346 Monday and Tuesday June 6-7
2347 Monday and Tuesday  August 1-2

 

OBD Emissions Control Inspection

This class certifies students to inspect motor vehicles under the NC Motor Vehicles OBD Emissions Control Inspection Law.
The prerequisite for this class is “Certified Auto Safety Inspection.” This is also a Recertification Class.
CEU: 0.8

Code Class Days Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
2350 Monday and Tuesday June 27-28 6-10 pm Wes Little 103 Sirotek,

Pinehurst Campus

$75
3351 Monday and Tuesday August 29-30

 

Commercial Learners Permit Prep

This course provides training in inspecting tractor-trailers and assuming driver responsibilities. Emphasis is placed on defensive driving, federal motor carrier safety regulations, vehicle systems, hours of service, and accident prevention. Upon completion, trainees should be able to demonstrate the knowledge to pass the required tests to obtain a class “A” learner’s permit for the commercial driver’s license.

Code Class Days Dates Time Cost
2451 Tuesday-Thursday July 12-21 6-9 pm Scholarships Available

 

AVIATION

Aviation Instrument Rating

Sandhills Community College has a Precision Flight Control CR-12 Advanced Aviation Training Device (AATD) that can be used to maintain instrument currency at less than half of the cost of renting an aircraft to get your instrument time. The CR-12 is capable of 26 different aircraft configurations, multiple approach, and cross country IFR scenarios and is a great platform for practicing instrument procedures. Configured with a GARMIN 430 GPS and auto pilot, the AATD can be used to simulate all the maneuvers required for Instrument Currency under the FARs.

Availability To Schedule Use Cost
Mondays-Fridays by Appointment Only Lori Degre at degrel@sandhills.edu $75 an hour, minimum of 2 hours.

 

FAA Remote Drone Pilot

Prepare for the FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot certification exam. Topics include flight theory, flight operations, flight training, national air space, and weather.  This class uses the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Remote Pilot-Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems Study Guide, North Carolina Unmanned Aircraft Systems Operator Permit Knowledge Test Study Guide, and North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) Division of Aviation UAS flight standards best practices.  Upon completion, students will be prepared to sit for the FAA Part 107 Remote Pilot Knowledge Test and NCDOT UAS Operator Permit. Text: ASA 2022 Remote Pilot Test Prep by Aviation Supplies & Academics (ISBN: 978-1-61954-975-3.)

Code Format Class Days Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
2354 Classroom Tuesdays and Thursdays May 31 – June 30 6:30-8:30 pm Lawrence Weber 209 Van Dusen Hall, Pinehurst Campus $130 + text
Flying Saturdays June 11 and 25 10 am-2:30 pm

 

BUSINESS

E Notary

Become commissioned as an electronic notary. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act set forth in the General Statute 10B Article 2. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, you will be eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. Individuals must have current notary commission to participate in this class. For more information, go to www.secretary.state.nc.us/notary.

Code Class Day Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
1482 Wednesday May 11 1-4 pm Bret Kane 102/103 Van Dusen Hall, Pinehurst Campus $75 + text

 

Notary Public

A Notary Public is officially authorized to witness signatures on legal documents, collect sworn statements, and administer oaths. You must have proof of a high school diploma or GED and no felony convictions.  CEU: 0.8

Code Class Days Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
1362 Monday and Wednesday May 9 and 11 5:30-9:30 pm Bret Kane 102/103 Van Dusen Hall, Pinehurst Campus $75 + text
2358 Tuesday June 7 8 am-5 pm Mike Brown
2490 Tuesday July 19 8 am-5 pm Mike Brown 108 Johnson Hall, Hoke Center
2491 Tuesday August 2 8 am-5 pm Mike Brown 102/103 Van Dusen Hall, Pinehurst Campus
3492 Tuesday Sept 6 8 am-5 pm Mike Brown

 

Real Estate Law

Explore the legal issues involved in real estate law, from investing to title examinations.
You’ll not only master the essentials, but you’ll receive hands-on applications and examples that will show you how to use this knowledge in a day-to-day real estate practice or in personal real estate investing. For complete information or to register, go to www.ed2go.com/sandhills/online-courses/real-estate-law/
CEU: 2.4

Course Type Format Course Lengths Start Dates Instructor Cost
Instructor-Led Class Online 6 Weeks May 18, June 15, or July 13 Neal Bevans $75
Self-Paced Tutorial Online 3 Months Access Begins Any Time $87

 

Real Estate Pre-Licensing

This class provides an intensive review of topics and prepares the student for the NC Broker licensing examination. Topics covered include real estate terms, contracts, leases, ownership, licensing law, finance, listing and closing of property, property valuation and building construction.
Text: (Principles of Real Estate Practice in NC, ISBN: 978-0915777488)  can be ordered through Amazon.
Prerequisite: Work Keys Reading and Math, Level 5 or higher or verification of a post-secondary degree.
CEU: 8.1

Code Class Days Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
3482 Monday and Wednesdays Sept. 7 – Dec. 12 6 – 9pm Allan Nanney, CDPE, GRI, SCP, SFR Pinehurst Campus $185 + text

 

CULINARY & HOSPITALITY

Call 910.695.3980 for more information about or to register for Continuing Education Hospitality & Food Services classes.

Bartending

Learn the basics of bartending as a profession or for leisure. Topics include populat mixed drinks, wine, utensils, glassware, fruit cutting, bar procedures, and ABC laws.

Code Class Day Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
3377 Saturdays Oct 1, 8, 15, 22 9am – 3pm Tyrone Thomas Clement Dining Room
Dempsey Student Center
Pinehurst Campus
$75

 

ServSafe Food Safety and Sanitation

Recommened for all food service facilities, including supervisory personnel, culinary professionals, and food service staff. Learn the basics of food handling safety and facility sanitation requirements.

Will be offered Fall Semester 2022.

 

Secrets of the Caterer

Discover how to put your cooking and party planning skills to work in an exciting and creative career as a caterer. Learn fundamentals of catering business including how to cook for large crowds, organize your kitchen, manage your time, and work with clients, as well as some great recipe ideas to jump-start your career.
For complete information or to register, go to www.ed2go.com/sandhills/onlinecourses/secrets-of-caterer/
CEU: 2.4

Course Type Format Course Lengths Start Dates Instructor Cost
Instructor-Led Class Online 6 Weeks May 18, June 15, or July 13 Dawn Simmons $75
Self-Paced Tutorial Online 3 Months Access Begins Any Time $87

 

HEALTHCARE

Medical Assisting Program Overview

EKG Technician

Become a Certified Electrocardiogram Technician (EKG) with ASPT. Study the anatomy and physiology of the heart, the pulmonary system (lungs), the electrical impulses that make the heart pump and contract, and the segments, waves, and intervals of a 12-lead EKG. Clinical experience will teach the placement of electrodes on the body. CEU: 9.6

Code Format Class Days Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
2306 Hybrid Mondays (classroom) Wednesdays (online) May 16-Aug. 10 5:30-9:30 pm Kerstyna Scott 129 Blue Hall,

Pinehurst Campus

$187.50 + text
2308 Online Tuesdays and Thursdays May 17-Aug. 4 5:30-9:30 pm Ann Addor Online

 

Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)

Medical Administrative Assistants are valuable members of the healthcare team. Students will learn patient registration, telephone, scheduling, medical records, accounts receivable, data entry, and medical claims. This class prepares individuals for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) national certification exam offered by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). CEU: 9.6

Code Format Class Days Dates Location Time Instructor Cost
2316 Hybrid Mondays (classroom) and Wednesdays (online) May 16-Aug. 10 203 Van Dusen Hall,

Pinehurst Campus

5:30-9:30 pm Terri Rush $265.50 + text
2318 Online Tuesdays and Thursdays May 17-Aug. 4 Online

 

Medical Terminology

Medical Terminology covers the basic human anatomy and physiology for all systems, laboratory medicine, pharmacology, elements of medical terms and names of major diseases, including terms used in physical exams, operative procedures and diagnosis. Prepares you for Continuing Education Health Care certification classes. CEU: 6.4

Code Format Dates Class Days Time Instructor Cost
2324 Online May 17-July 7 Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30-9:30 pm Ramona Zinnerman $185 + text
3325 Online July 12-Sept.1

 

Medication Administration Aide

Meeting the training requirements for the NC Board of Nursing Medication Aide Certification, this class prepares Nurse Aides to administer medications to skilled nursing facility residents. Course topics include the scope of duties, legal and ethical responsibilities, administration of medications by various routes, infection control and documentation including commonly used abbreviations. Bring lunch and hydration. Contact Jenell Powell at 695-3965 for enrollment approval. CEU: 2.4

Code Class Day Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
2315 Tuesdays-Thursday July 5-7 8 am-5 pm Jenell Powell 107 Van Dusen Hall,

Pinehurst Campus

$75 + text

 

Nurse Aide Level 1

Prepare to work as a Nurse Aide under the supervision of licensed healthcare professionals by performing hands-on patient care. Successful completion prepares students for the State Board examination for NC NA Registry listing. Email: perrys@sandhills.edu for a complete list of program requirements. Contact Jenell Powell at 695-3965 for enrollment approval. CEU: 16.0

Code Class Days Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
2310 Monday-Thursday May 24-July 21 Class & Lab: 7:30 am-1 pm

Clinical: 7:30 am-12:30 pm

Margaret Dousharm 129 Upchurch Hall, Hoke Campus $205.50 +

course pack

 

Nurse Aide Level 1 Refresher

This 40-hour program is for those whose listing has expired on the NC Nurse Aide I Registry or those with a state-recognized or military healthcare credential. There will be 10 hours of required online work. It is imperative that you attend all virtual meetings. Eligible individuals must have completed a state-approved Nurse Aide I program and have a certificate or transcript supporting completion. Or for individuals with a state-recognized or military healthcare credential. Contact Jenell Powell at 695-3965 for enrollment approval. Bring lunch and hydration. July 11 class is mandatory. CEU: 4.0

Code Format Class Days Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
2314 Hybrid Monday-Friday July 11-15 8:30 am-3:30 pm Jenell Powell 107 Van Dusen Hall, Pinehurst Campus $130 + text

 

Parmacy Technician

Prepare for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam and entry-level employment. Topics include technical procedures for preparing and dispensing prescriptions, packaging and labeling, controlled substance procedures, inventory control, pharmacy calculations and over-the-counter drugs. Upon completion, students will be able to perform basic supervised dispensing techniques in a community pharmacy setting. CEU: 10.4

Code Format Class Days Dates Time Instructor Location Cost
2319 Hybrid Tuesdays (classroom) and Thursdays (online) May 17-Aug. 11 5:30-

9:30 pm

Melissa Cooper 204 Van Dusen Hall, Pinehurst Campus $187.50 + texts
2321 Hybrid Mondays (online) and Wednesdays (classroom) May 16-Aug. 17 5:30-

9:30 pm

Michelle Lewis 109 Johnson Hall, Hoke Campus