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What is Community Education?
The Community and Economic Development department partners with the community to contribute to the economic vitality of the region, provides workforce training to support local employers' needs, and provides lifelong learning opportunities within the District. Community & Economic Development courses are not-for-credit classes offered in addition to the College’s academic program. The program is a self-supporting entity of College of the Redwoods. The courses are presented for your recreation and enjoyment.
Classes we offer:
- Mushrooms: Dangerous or Delicious?
- Ballet for Fitness
- Spanish: Conversational, for Office Personnel, for EMT's
- Office Specialist
- Excel, Beginning and Intermediate
- Bookkeeping: Beginning and Intermediate
- Microsoft Office Suite: PowerPoint, Word, Excel and Publisher
- Loan Signing
- ServSafe Manager's Certificate
- Real Estate
- Medical Assisting
- IV Therapy
- Pharmacy Technician
- Medical Billing and Coding
Just to name a few!
Classes we are looking to offer:
- History of Humboldt
- How to Play Guitar
- Screen Writing
- Organizing your life
- Backyard Chickens
- Rebuilding your credit
- Beginning Excel
- Beginning Basic Computers
- Conversational French 1, 2, 3
These are just examples. We are open to new suggestions!
How to Build a Class:
Are you looking for a part-time teaching position? All you need is a passion for a subject, expertise or skill in that area, and a desire to share that knowledge with others. A sense of humor, as well as good communication and people skills are important. You must be flexible and have a desire to educate people of all ages, sexes, abilities and cultural backgrounds. If this sounds like you, please contact us! The appropriate department will review all proposals. Courses are offered based on minimum enrollment, and availability of instructional requirements (such as classrooms, equipment, supplies, qualified instructor) to insure optimal instructional conditions.
To get started, we invite you to complete a Community Education Course Proposal Form
and return it along with a current resume to the appropriate Community Education Coordinator (Community Programs, Business and Professional Training, Health Training, Real Estate, etc.) by mail to: CR Community Education 525 D Street, Eureka, CA 95501. The Course Proposal Form, along with additional information, is included in the Community Education Instructor Handbook