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Get the Word Out! (038353)

Dates:            May 8th and 9th

Days:             Friday and Saturday
Time:             Friday: 9:00 AM-4:00 PM; Sat.: 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
Fee:               $55.00

Class Limit:    26
Location:       333 6th Street, Eureka; Room: Suite B

Instructor:      Tracy O’Connell

Do you want to promote a small business, non-profit, or perhaps yourself? This course taught by a lifelong public relations professional will show you how to attract media attention, identify the people you want to communicate with, build a following online, establish yourself as an expert, and bring people to your business or event.


Business Leadership Development (038347)

Dates:              March 16 – March 24, 2015

Days:               Mondays and Tuesdays

Time:               3 PM to 7 PM

Fee:                $175.00

Class Limit:      20
Location:         CR Community Education, 525 D street Eureka, Room 111
Instructor:        Garry Nelson

Great leaders build more effective businesses, more enthusiastic and inspired teams, and help to unify and direct their organizations. This comes down to a continuous growth in leadership skills, character, and cutting-edge best practices. In this series, you will learn tried and true methods for becoming a great leader in the workplace.

Contagious Motivation (for the workplace) (038348)

Dates:             March 30 – 31, 2015
             Monday and Tuesday

Times:            3:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Fee:               $99

Class Limit:     20
Location:        CR Community Education, 525 D street Eureka
Instructor:      Garry Nelson

Motivated employees are more productive employees and more inspiring to friends and coworkers. Learn the skills as a manager, employee, or team leader to create an infectious motivated culture with all-around benefits. Practice constructive feedback techniques and learn how to identify negative situations early-on and turn them around.


Beginning Bookkeeping With Quickbooks 2014 (037804)

Dates:               April 6th - May 12th, 2015
Days:                Mondays and Tuesdays
Time:                3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Fee:                  $495
Class Limit:       16
Location:          CR Community Education, 525 D street Eureka
Instructor:         Karen Gaffney

This training will include the fundamentals of Bookkeeping and hands-on application for Bookkeepers for small business with an emphasis on the bookkeeping software Quickbooks 2014. This course will cover the foundational ledger system for bookkeeping plus systems for sorting, classifying, recording, posting, verifying, and storing data and authenticating documentation. It will include an introduction to payroll and banking, accounts payable, accounts receivable, item management, and reporting requirements for small businesses using Quickbooks 2014.


Notary Public Class & Exam (037868) 

Date:                 March 24th, 2015
Day:                  Tuesday
Time:                 8:00am – 6:00pm  (Re-Commissioning class starts at 12:15)
Class Fee:         $105 payable upon registration to CR (includes class materials)

State Exam Fee: $40 (due on day of test)
State Re-Exam Fee: $20 (due on day of test)
Bring to class a check made out to Secretary of State
Re-Exam is for those who recently failed State Exam

Class Limit:         20
Location:            Classroom at 333 6th Street Suite B Eureka
Instructor:           Master's Notary Academy

*Subject to Availability*
Please arrive by 3:30
(Section Number: 037869)

Become a California State Notary Public. California needs additional professional notaries! This class will provide new or previously commissioned notaries with the education and skills needed to pass the State proctored examination, detect fraud, and become successful in a career as a notary. There is a growing need for notaries in the expanding financial, real estate, business and law professions. Become a valuable employee or own your own business. This class exceeds the State qualifications for new applicants and notaries that are renewing their commissions. The student will receive a State approved Certificate of Completion for the class in order to take the State proctored notary examination. This is a one-day class that meets the requirements to sit for the State notary exam. Commissioned notaries may take this course six months prior to their commission expiration date. 

Please inquire about the Passport Photo and Live Scan Requirements.

Pre-registration and fee required in advance.



You are welcome to fax, mail, or phone in your registration information.

Contact Community & Economic Development.
Mail: 525 D Street Eureka, CA 95501
Phone: 707.476.4500

Fax: 707.443.3417
Website: www.redwoods.edu/departments/community-ed


If your specific business training needs are not listed above, or you need help identifying them through consultation, contact us about our many different customized training program options.


Contact College of the Redwoods

Community & Economic Development

 525 D Street

Eureka, CA 95501

Phone: 707.476.4500 Fax: 707.443.3417


Website: www.redwoods.edu