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Beatrice Continuing Education

  • The Beatrice Continuing Education office offers a selection of noncredit workforce opportunities that serves the region.  If you are interested in…

    • Enhancing a skill
    • Recertifying in a trade
    • Starting a new career path, or
    • Simply making your life more satisfying

    Print a Non-credit Courses Registration Form

    If you don’t see a class listed, please click on the "Suggest a class" link.

    Summer 2022

    Accounting & Financials
    • Introduction to Grant Writing - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Side Hustle Payments Options - LIVE Online
    • What It Takes to Pursue Grants - LIVE Online
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Internet
      • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
      • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
      • Passwords, Logins, IDs; OH MY! - LIVE Online
    • Macintosh Classes
      • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
    • Smart Devices
      • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
      • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Learn about Smartphones - LIVE Online
      • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: What’s App? - LIVE Online
      • Passwords, Logins, IDs; OH MY! - LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Basics: Android - LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - LIVE Online
    Health Care Providers CEUs
    Leadership & Professional Development
    • Coaching Employees for Success - LIVE Online
    • Effective Communication Skills - LIVE Online
    • Strengths at Work™ Skills Academy - LIVE Online
    • Your Role as a Supervisor - LIVE Online
    Programming & Networking
    • Back End Developer Bootcamp - LIVE Online
    • Data Engineer Bootcamp - LIVE Online
    • Front End Software Developer Bootcamp - LIVE Online
    Small-Business Essentials
    • Introduction to Grant Writing - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Promote Your Side Hustle - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Side Hustle Payments Options - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Side Hustle Vendor Displays - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: What is a Side Hustle? - LIVE Online
    • What It Takes to Pursue Grants - LIVE Online
    Software Applications
    • NEW! Microsoft OneNote - LIVE Online

    Leisure classes are offered in a variety of locations in southeast Nebraska.  We have a large assortment of Zoom classes to meet a variety of interests and needs.

    • Discover a new hobby
    • Enhance a skill
    • Meet new friends
    • Add variety to your daily routine

    Print a Non-credit Courses Registration Form

    If you don’t see a class listed, please click on the "Suggest a class" link.

    Summer 2022

    Arts, Crafts & Hobbies
    • Acrylic Painting: Impressionist Style - LIVE Online
    • Acrylic Painting: Sunflower - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Indian Summer - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Mount Fuji - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Royal Majesty - LIVE Online
    • Create Your Own O’ Great Pumpkin! with String Art - LIVE Online
    • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • Handmade Greeting Cards - LIVE Online
    • Impasto Floral Painting - LIVE Online
    • Jewelry
      • Copper Etching - LIVE Online
      • NEW! Gelliprint Jewelry - LIVE Online
    • Needle Arts & Sewing
      • Corner to Corner Crochet - LIVE Online
      • Slow Stitching - LIVE Online
    • Watercolor Quilts - LIVE Online
    • Working with Resin - LIVE Online
    Bus Trips & Tours
    • Experience the Nebraska State Fair Trip - Depart from Beatrice
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Internet
      • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
      • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
      • Passwords, Logins, IDs; OH MY! - LIVE Online
    • Macintosh Classes
      • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
    • Smart Devices
      • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
      • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Learn about Smartphones - LIVE Online
      • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: What’s App? - LIVE Online
      • Passwords, Logins, IDs; OH MY! - LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Basics: Android - LIVE Online
      • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - LIVE Online
    Explore
    • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: What’s App? - LIVE Online
    • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
    • Passwords, Logins, IDs; OH MY! - LIVE Online
    Family Matters
    • Co-Parenting: Working Together for Your Children - Online
    • DNA Tells a Story - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Meal Prep - LIVE Online
    • Level 2 Co-Parenting: Working Together for Your Children - LIVE Online
    • Navigating Medicare.gov - Beatrice or Webinar
    • Summer Genealogy - LIVE Online
    • Welcome to Medicare - Beatrice or Webinar
    Foods
    • Air Fryer 101 - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Exam Prep — CDM Credentialing Exam Online
    • Food Protection Manager Online Class - Online
    • Instant Pot Cooking Basics - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Meal Prep - LIVE Online
    • Make Ahead: Freezer Meals, Tips & Tricks - LIVE Online
    Genealogy
    • DNA Tells a Story - LIVE Online
    • Summer Genealogy - LIVE Online
    Money Matters
    • Navigating Medicare.gov - Beatrice or Webinar
    • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
    • Tired of Cable TV, Dish or Direct TV? Cut the Cord! - LIVE Online
    • Welcome to Medicare - Beatrice or Webinar
    Music
    • Community Chorus - Beatrice
    Performing Arts
    • Community Chorus - Beatrice
    • Theatre Production - Beatrice
    Personal Development
    • Let’s Do Lunch Series
      • NEW! LDL: Learn about Smartphones - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Meal Prep - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Promote Your Side Hustle - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Side Hustle Payments Options - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: Side Hustle Vendor Displays - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: What is a Side Hustle? - LIVE Online
      • NEW! LDL: What’s App? - LIVE Online
    • Navigating Medicare.gov - Beatrice or Webinar
    • Welcome to Medicare - Beatrice or Webinar
    Photography
    • All Things Apple - LIVE Online
    • Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online

    ABE/GED and ESL courses

    City / LocationStart DateSchedule
    Beatrice / SCC Campus, Jackson Hall/J406Aug. 12Daytime Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Beatrice / Beatrice LibraryAug. 12Evening Monday and Wednesday 4:30-7 p.m.

    Basic Skills Improvement/GED® Preparation Classes

    ABE/GED® classes run continuously in locations throughout southeast Nebraska. Adult Basic Education classes help students improve their basic skills for work, school, employment, GED® testing, or self-satisfaction. Students are assessed during orientation to determine their specific needs, and instruction is based accordingly. Teachers and tutors provide confidential instruction to all participants.

    Volunteer Tutors Needed

    Volunteer tutors are an important part of our ABE/GED® program. Volunteer tutors assist students with GED® preparation, English as a Second Language or basic skills in the areas of reading, math and language. Requirements for becoming a volunteer tutor are simple: a high school diploma or GED® and a willingness to help students learn! For more information on becoming a volunteer, please contact Jodi Anderson at 402-437-2576 or email janderson1@southeast.com.

    Citizenship

    SCC offers information on the steps in the Naturalization process and instruction in the key component of U.S. history and government that applicants must know for the USCIS interview. Candidates for U.S. citizenship must learn what it really means to participate in a democracy and the rights and responsibilities of U.S. citizens.

    English as a Second Language

    Classes are offered throughout southeast Nebraska for individuals who want to improve their English listening and speaking skills. As part of a Career Pathways program, all students will have the opportunity to improve employability skills and prepare for college or a career. Citizenship information also is available.

    No registration fee, all classes are free.

    For more information on Basic Skills, GED® Preparation, Citizenship, English as a Second Language, please contact the Adult Education office at 402-437-2719; 800-828-0072, ext. 2719; or email lsaffer@southeast.edu.

    Scholarship and Financial Assistance Opportunities:


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    ways to register:

    Questions: 402-437-2700

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