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Project & HR Management Applying Lean Sigma Practices to HR Functions : Develop the mindset of Lean Operational Excellence, an advanced problem solving approach that facilitates continuous improvement within the organization through the identification and elimination of waste. Lean principles can also be used to streamline processes in the human resource functions such as recruiting, hiring, training, compensating and managing performance. Find out about Lean concepts, tools, and methods with which you can benchmark and assess problems, and lead continuous improvement efforts to resolve them. After taking this course you will have an expanded capacity to facilitate small groups and teams using Lean Process Improvement principles and methodologies to create change within your organization. $245 | 34895 May 7 – Jun 1 Online / Schmall $245 | 34896 Jul 2 – Jul 27 Online Project Management Processes : Acquire a well-rounded knowledge of the five project management processes relating to the Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK) Guide. This basic information will assist you in learning the beginnings of project management, whether you are interested in project management, in a project management field, or in any line of work. Come away with a solid foundation of the five processes to learn and use when any type of project occurs in your employment arena. $195 | 35013 May 7 – Jun 1 Online / Mitchell $195 | 35014 Jul 2 – Jul 27 Online / Mitchell Business & Professional Development Introduction to Project Management : In today’s business environment, there is a need for good project management. Project management provides visibility of project health to the business and the customer. Through continuous monitoring, early detection of variations to plan, schedule, and budget can be communicated to stakeholder for quick resolution, including project cancelation. Project management is one of the fastest paths to promotion by increasing your network through greater exposure. You will have the skills, tools and templates to confidently develop and maintain a project. An overview of salaries, certification costs, education and experience requirements are provided. We hope you will choose project management as a career. $195 | 35001 Jun 4 – Jun 29 Online / DeCamp Onboarding New Employees : Ensure a smooth transition from best candidate to star employee. Onboarding is the process of socializing new employees into the organization. Onboarding of employees begins well before traditional new-hire orientation and has long reaching implications. At the conclusion of the class you will have constructed an onboarding program for use in your own organization. $195 | 34898 Jun 4 – Jun 29 Online / Orozco REASONS YOUR BOSS SHOULD SEND YOU TO CLASS PRODUCTIVITY: New skills make for a better employee. LOCAL: It’s training that’s close to home. AFFORDABLE: It’s proven learning at a competitive price. Project Management Knowledge Areas : In today’s business environment, there is a need for good project management. Project management provides visibility of project health to the business and the customer. Through continuous monitoring, early detection of variations to plan, schedule, and budget can be communicated to stakeholders for quick resolution, including project cancelation. This course introduces students to the 10 project management knowledge areas and their support roles and relationships to the five project management processes. $195 | 35011 Jun 4 – Jun 29 Online / DeCamp $195 | 35012 Aug 6 – Aug 31 Online / DeCamp It’s easy, just ask for the training that will make you better at your job. Show your boss this catalog and all the learning opportunities available to you. Register online or call 319-296-4290 www.hawkeyecollege.edu/ce 28 | Hawkeye Business & Community Education | May – Aug 2018 | www.hawkeyecollege.edu/ce | 319-296-4290
LIFE & LEISURE www.hawkeyecollege.edu/ce/leisure 319-296-4290 Arts Beginning Ceramics Gain a basic understanding of ceramics and learn a fun new hobby! This class will take you step-by-step through the process of cleaning the green ware, painting techniques, glaze options and firing in the kiln. Materials to create a beautiful vase and bowl are included. Youth 15+ may register. This class is held at Art Craft Studio: 1620 Commercial St., Waterloo. $35 | 33327 Jun 6 – Jun 13 W 1pm–3pm / 2 sessions Gericke Art Craft Studio Inc. Digital Photography 2 Go beyond the basics! Expand your use of advanced camera functions and lens selection. Dive deeper into the world of digital photography and learn about composition, off-cameraflash lighting, advanced camera settings, white balance techniques, shooting and processing RAW files and more. In this class, you will have hands-on assignments and participate in a live photo shoot. It is recommended that you bring your own DSLR camera to learn more about its functions. Youth 15+ may register. $89 | 33350 Jul 19 – Aug 2 Th 6:30pm–8:30pm / 3 sessions Phillips Cedar Falls Center Beginning Ceramics +1 This beginning ceramics class includes registration for one adult plus a child, age seven and older! You will work as a team to create a piggy bank and a mug. This is a great way to introduce a young person to ceramics while creating a fun and special memory. Materials are included. This class is held at Art Craft Studio: 1620 Commercial St., Waterloo. $35 | 33328 Jun 20 – Jun 27 W 1pm–3pm / 2 sessions Gericke Art Craft Studio Inc. Digital Photography 1 Are you a hobby photographer who would like to take better images in any situation? Learn the basic skills of digital photography from a certified Professional Photographer. Gain an understanding of the tools of the trade and their purpose. Dive deeper into the different settings; aperture, shutter speed, ISO, white balance, exposure compensation and more. Learn best practices such as the proper settings to use when photographing different scenarios, i.e. indoor and outdoor sports, family pictures on Christmas morning, etc. You may wish to bring your own camera to ask questions, but demo cameras will also be available for use. Youth 15+ may register. $89 | 33349 Jun 14 – Jun 28 Th 6:30pm–8:30pm / 3 sessions Phillips Cedar Falls Center NEWLY EXPANDED DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY CLASSES now offer more hands-on training and a LIVE PHOTO SHOOT! Digital Photography: Editing Basics Create outstanding images with Adobe Photoshop! This class will teach you how to navigate PhotoShop to edit your photos. Learn how to lighten, darken, change contrast, add and remove objects, recompose, retouch faces, restore old photos, organize and more. Bring your own jpeg images on a jump drive to edit in class. Basic computer literacy is required as this class uses Adobe Photoshop for photo editing. Youth 15+ may register. $89 | 33351 Aug 9 – Aug 23 Th 6:30pm–8:30pm / 3 sessions Phillips Main Campus - Black Hawk Hall Learn to Draw: Anime Art [NEW!] Calling all anime fans and aspiring animators! Would you like to discover how to draw anime characters and learn about anime as an art style from a local professional artist? Explore a variety of drawing techniques to create your own original characters and one-shot manga (Japanese comics) to showcase your work in the style of Japanese anime artwork. Materials provided for in class use. Youth 15+ may register. $59 | 33319 Jun 12 – Jun 26 Tu 6:30pm–8:30pm / 3 sessions Paar Cedar Falls Center Learn to Draw: Zentangle Art Even if you think you can’t draw, Zentangle® is for you. At first glance it may seem intricate and complicated, but when you see how it is done, you realize how simple it is. A certified Zentangle instructor will guide you to create beautiful images with tangles or patterns that are broken down into easy steps. You can produce works of art, one stroke at a time, and be proud to say “I did that!” Tuition includes a kit to take home, including five official Zentangle tiles, a black Pigma Micron pen, a Zentangle pencil and tortillion. Youth 15+ may register. $35 | 33357 Jul 26 Th 6:30pm–8:30pm / 1 session Sowers Cedar Falls Center Life & Leisure Register online at www.hawkeyecollege.edu/ce | 319-296-4290 | 29