Personal Development

 

SAFE BOATING/PERSONAL WATERCRAFT

This 8-hour course over three nights provides the student with satisfactory requirements to obtain the Certification of Personal ?Watercraft Operation, which allows the operation of motorized recreational vessels up to 65’, personal watercraft and sailboats 19-1/2’ in length and longer.  Upon successful completion of this course, which includes an exam taken at the end of class, the student will be eligible to purchase their boating certificate for $50.00 online.  This certificate is a one-time lifetime certification.

 

Course # 6272       Tues/Thurs            NHS

7:00-9:00 PM       Starts 3/16/17      4 Classes  Meets 3/16, 3/20, 3/21, 3/23

Chris Keebler                                       Fee $25

 

THE VISION WORKSHOP FOR FULL-SPECTRUM SUCCESS Cancelled

Do you have a goal or dream you’d love to manifest?  Are you seeking more prosperity and balance in your life?  Feeling “stuck” and want results faster and with more ease?  This course shows you how to apply proven success strategies in all areas of life:  health, relationships, career, and time and money freedom.  No discounts apply.

 

Course #6112       Monday                 NHS

Harriette Trevino                                Cancelled

Certified DreamBuilder Coach

 

TEST DRIVE A NEW CAREER:  ADULTS INTERNSHIPS AND ENCORE CAREERS POSSIBILITIES

Are you a mid-life adult newly out of work?  Underemployed or working part-time?  Nearing retirement at another job?  A stay-at-home parent ready to rejoin the workforce?  Explore the possibilities of returning to the workforce via structured, short-term internships that help you explore new fields while gaining value work experience.  Test drive new career dreams in real-world settings!  We try to match Baby Boomers like you with business owners eager to mentor you in exchange for your time and a “roll up your sleeve” attitude.  That’s it!  A Win-Win!  No discounts apply.

 

Course # 6214       Tuesday                 NHS

7:00-9:00 PM       Starts4/4/17          1 Class

Fran Trelease                                        Fee $39

 

FIND A FLEXIBLE JOB & MAKE WORK FIT LIFE!

You want flexible, lucrative, resume-worthy work but how do you find it?  With any job search you need “sales” tools—a resume, a LinkedIn profile and more—but when you’re looking for a less traditional job you have to be even more precise about your personal brand and the specific jobs you can fill.  This quick, easy and inexpensive course gives you all the tools you need to Find A Flexible Job, which you can start and end at your convenience!  NOTE:  This is an online course that you do on your own anytime.  There are no “meeting times”—you will work totally independently for all course activity.  Once you register, you will receive an email with course access information.  The fee for this online course is $39.  No discounts apply.

 

Course # 1020                                       Online

Kathryn Sollmann                               Fee $39

 

GETTING PAID TO TALK…AN INTRODUCTION TO PROFESSIONAL VOICE-ACTING

Have you ever been told you have a great voice?  From audio books and cartoons to documentaries, commercials, and more, this class will introduce you to the growing field of voice over.  Learn what the pros look for, how to prepare, and where to find work in your area!  We will discuss industry pros and cons and play samples from working voice professionals.  In addition, you will have an opportunity to record a short professional script under the direction of our teacher.  This class is lots of fun, realistic, and a great first step for anyone interested in the voice over field.  For more information  please visit:

http://www.voicecoaches.com/gptt.

 

Course # 2436       Thursday               NHS

6:30-9:00 PM       Starts 3/2/17         1 Class

Creative Voice Development            Fee $39

 

COLLEGE APPLICATION ESSAYS:  HOW TO WRITE THEM

Learn how to write dynamite college admission essays.  This one-night class offers the powerful, attention-getting Show! Don’t Tell! Techniques for writing narratives that LEAP off the page.  Examples and appropriate handouts guide students to write effective compositions.  Copies of the book Show! Don’t Tell! How to Personalize College Applications with 75 actual student writing samples will be available for perusal and purchase.  Students and parents are encouraged to attend together.  Private editing sessions may be arranged for a fee when students complete their essays. 

 

Course # 2331       Tuesday            Trumbull

                                  High School, Room C-5

7:00-9:00 PM       Starts 4/25/17      1 Class

Susan Berescik                                   Fee $29

 

Reiki I, II, III

Are you interested in learning Reiki and becoming a Level I, II and III Practitioner?  If so, these classes are for you.  Learn the ancient Japanese healing art of Reiki which promotes health and well-being for the mind, body and spirit.  Learn how Reiki helps with deep relaxation, pain management, and balancing of the body’s energy centers (Chakras).  Reiki is becoming a growing complement to traditional Western medicine and is used in many hospitals and cancer centers.  Students will practice giving treatments to each other on the second night of class and receive a Reiki Certificate I and II and Attunement.  On the third night of class, the students will work with crystals and how the crystal’s energy assists with healing.  During the third class the students will receive a Reiki III (ART) certificate and attunement.  There is a $10 materials fee payable to the instructor the first night of class.  Note:  If you are taking the class for Reiki III you must hold a Reiki I and II certificate.

 

Course  #6163      Mon/Tues/Wed    NHS

6:00-9:00 PM       5/8, 5/9, 5/10        3 Classes

Jean Plowman                                      Fee $89