Beatrice Continuing Education

  • The Continuing Education office in Beatrice offers a selection of non-credit 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

    Spring 2019

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    Accounting & Financials
    • QuickBooks 2018: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    • QuickBooks 2018: Intermediate - Beatrice, NE
    • Sales Tax Seminars - Beatrice, NE
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Computer Basics 101 - Beatrice, NE
    • How Do You “Back Up” a Computer? - Beatrice, NE
    • Learning Windows 10 - Beatrice, NE
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Beatrice, NE, Area
    • Shutterfly Photo Book Memories - Beatrice, NE
    Electrical Maintenance
    • NEW! Basic RS LOGIX 500, Allen-Bradley PLCs - Beatrice, NE
    • NEW! Variable Frequency Drives - Beatrice, NE
    Health Care Provider CEUs
    • Intravenous Therapy: Current Standards of Practice 1 (Online Course)
    • Intravenous Therapy: Current Standards of Practice 2 (Hybrid Course) - Online + Beatrice, NE
    • Beatrice LPN Alumni Conference - Beatrice, NE
    Health Occupations
    • Medication Aide Training - Beatrice, NE
    Professional Development
    • Business Plan Basics - Beatrice, NE
    • NEW! Enhance Your Public Speaking - Beatrice, NE
    • Introduction to Grant Writing - Beatrice, NE
    • Introduction to Marketing Skills - Beatrice, NE
    • Resume Writing for Success - Beatrice, NE
    • Speechcraft - Beatrice, NE
    • Working with Colors - Beatrice, NE
    Safety
    • OSHA 10: General Industry Training - Beatrice, NE
    Social Media
    • NEW! Online Marketing Strategies - Beatrice, NE
    Social Media for Business
    • NEW! Online Marketing Strategies - Beatrice, NE
    Software Applications
    • Excel 2016: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    • Excel 2016: Intermediate - Beatrice, NE
    • QuickBooks 2018: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    • QuickBooks 2018: Intermediate - Beatrice, NE
    • Shutterfly Photo Book Memories - Beatrice, NE>
    Web Development & Design
    • Building a Website Level I - Beatrice, NE

    July-Sept. 2019

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    Accounting & Financials
    • QuickBooks 2018: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    Business Leadership
    • NEW! Leading Through Influence - Beatrice, NE
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Learning Windows 10 - Beatrice, NE
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Beatrice, NE, Area
    Forklift
    • Forklift Operator - Beatrice, NE
    Health Care Provider CEUs
    • Intravenous Therapy: Current Standards of Practice 1 (Online Course)
    • Intravenous Therapy: Current Standards of Practice 2 (Hybrid Course) - Online + Beatrice, NE
    Software Applications
    • Excel 2016: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    • Excel 2016: Intermediate - Beatrice, NE
    • QuickBooks 2018: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    • Word 2016: Basic - Beatrice, NE

    The Continuing Education office in Beatrice offers a variety of leisure and personal enrichment classes at the SCC campus, high schools, libraries and other facilities in the communities with the region. These classes are to…

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

    Print a Non-credit Courses Registration Form

    Spring 2019

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    Arts, Crafts & Hobbies
    Bus Trips
    • NEW! Bridges of Madison County: Omaha Community Playhouse Trip - Depart from Beatrice & Lincoln, NE
    • Nothing New Trip - Depart from Beatrice & Lincoln, NE
    • NEW! Red Road Retreat Bus Trip - Depart from Beatrice & Lincoln, NE
    • Shaking Your Family Tree Trip - Depart from Beatrice & Lincoln, NE
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Computer Basics 101 - Beatrice, NE
    • How Do You “Back Up” a Computer? - Beatrice, NE
    • Learning Windows 10 - Beatrice, NE
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Beatrice, NE, Area
    • Shutterfly Photo Book Memories - Beatrice, NE
    Family Matters
    • NEW! Optimal Aging Environments - Beatrice, NE
    • Welcome to Medicare - Webinar
    Foods
    • Freezer Meal Frenzy - Beatrice, NE
    • Instant Pot Cooking Basics - Beatrice, NE
    • Let Food Be Your Medicine & Medicine Your Food - Beatrice, NE
    • No Fear with Wine & Beer - Beatrice, NE
    • Shake, Muddle & Stir - Beatrice, NE
    Genealogy
    • 2019 Land Records & Genealogy Symposium - Beatrice, NE
    • Shaking Your Family Tree Trip - Depart from Beatrice & Lincoln, NE
    History
    • Beatrice: The Boom Years (1872-1893) - Beatrice, NE
    • Beatrice: The Early Years - Beatrice, NE
    • Beatrice: The Panic of 1893 - Beatrice, NE
    • Understanding Military Leadership - Beatrice, NE
    Languages
    • NEW! Beginning Spanish - Beatrice, NE
    Mind & Body
    • Emotional Freedom for Life Success - Beatrice, NE
    • Emotional Freedom for Weight Loss - Beatrice, NE
    • Essential Oils 101 - Beatrice, NE
    • Gentle Yoga - Beatrice, NE
    • Let Food Be Your Medicine & Medicine Your Food - Beatrice, NE
    • Let’s Talk Detox - Beatrice, NE
    • Memory Recall - Beatrice, NE
    • Yoga & Pilates - Beatrice, NE
    Money Matters
    • Avoiding the Most Common Money Mistakes - Beatrice, NE
    • Welcome to Medicare - Webinar
    Music
    • Community Chorus - Beatrice, NE
    • Native American Flute - Beatrice, NE
    • One-on-One Voice Lessons - Beatrice, NE, Area
    Personal Development
    • Emotional Freedom for Life Success - Beatrice, NE
    • Emotional Freedom for Weight Loss - Beatrice, NE
    • NEW! Enhance Your Public Speaking - Beatrice, NE
    • Let Food Be Your Medicine & Medicine Your Food - Beatrice, NE
    • Let’s Talk Detox - Beatrice, NE
    • Memory Recall - Beatrice, NE
    • Resume Writing for Success - Beatrice, NE
    • Speechcraft - Beatrice, NE
    • Understanding Military Leadership - Beatrice, NE
    Photography
    • Digital Photography 101 - Beatrice, NE
    • Digital Photography 201 - Beatrice, NE
    • Shutterfly Photo Book Memories - Beatrice, NE
    Social Media
    • NEW! Online Marketing Strategies - Beatrice, NE
    Software Applications
    • Excel 2016: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    • Excel 2016: Intermediate - Beatrice, NE
    • QuickBooks 2018: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    • QuickBooks 2018: Intermediate - Beatrice, NE
    • Shutterfly Photo Book Memories - Beatrice, NE
    Sport, Recreation & Fitness
    • Gentle Yoga - Beatrice, NE
    • Get Golf Ready - Beatrice, NE
    • Thai Boxing - Beatrice, NE
    • Yoga & Pilates - Beatrice, NE

    July-Sept. 2019

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    Arts, Crafts & Hobbies
    • Adult Pottery - Beatrice, NE
    • Semi-Annual Dream Daze Scrapbook Retreat - Beatrice, NE
    • Studio Craft: Get It Done - Beatrice, NE
    Bus Trips
    • Nothing New Trip - Depart from Beatrice, NE
    • Shaking Your Family Tree Trip - Depart from Beatrice, NE
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Learning Windows 10 - Beatrice, NE
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Beatrice, NE, Area
    Driver Education & Safety
    • Driver Education - Beatrice, NE, or Online
    Family Matters
    • Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan - Beatrice, NE, or Webinar
    • Shaking Your Family Tree Trip - Depart from Beatrice, NE
    • Welcome to Medicare - Beatrice, NE, or Webinar
    Foods
    • Let Food Be Your Medicine & Medicine Your Food - Beatrice, NE
    • Meet & Eat: Breaking the Sugar Addiction - Beatrice, NE
    Genealogy
    • Shaking Your Family Tree Trip - Depart from Beatrice, NE
    History
    • Parks & Pride: A History of Beatrice Betterment - Beatrice, NE
    • Understanding Military Leadership - Beatrice, NE
    Home & Garden
    • Green Cleaning with Essential Oils - Beatrice, NE
    Mind & Body
    • Green Cleaning with Essential Oils - Beatrice, NE
    • Gentle Yoga - Beatrice, NE
    • Let Food Be Your Medicine & Medicine Your Food - Beatrice, NE
    • Meet & Eat: Breaking the Sugar Addiction - Beatrice, NE
    • Yoga & Pilates - Beatrice, NE
    Money Matters
    • Avoiding the Most Common Money Mistakes - Beatrice, NE
    • Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan - Beatrice, NE, or Webinar
    • Welcome to Medicare - Beatrice, NE, or Webinar
    Music
    • Learning the Dulcimer - Beatrice, NE
    • One-on-One Voice Lessons - Beatrice, NE, Area
    Performing Arts
    • One-on-One Voice Lessons - Beatrice, NE, Area
    Personal Development
    • Let Food Be Your Medicine & Medicine Your Food - Beatrice, NE
    • Pick the Right Medicare Drug Plan - Beatrice, NE, or Webinar
    • Welcome to Medicare - Beatrice, NE, or Webinar
    Photography
    • Semi-Annual Dream Daze Scrapbook Retreat - Beatrice, NE
    Software Applications
    • Excel 2016: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    • Excel 2016: Intermediate - Beatrice, NE
    • QuickBooks 2018: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    • Word 2016: Basic - Beatrice, NE
    Sport, Recreation & Fitness
    • Gentle Yoga - Beatrice, NE
    • Get Golf Ready - Beatrice, NE
    • Yoga & Pilates - Beatrice, NE

    Basic Skills Improvement/GED® Preparation Classes

    AE/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 AE/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!

    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, or being a volunteer, 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:

    Placement Testing – Next Generation ACCUPLACER®: This is one of the course placement tests utilized by SCC and other Nebraska community colleges. The Center provides the Next Generation ACCUPLACER® test free to high school students ages 16 and older. High school graduates receive one free test. Additional tests cost $15 each.

    Proctor Tests: Center staff proctor tests set up by SCC faculty for students in their class for free. Proctoring tests for other colleges is $25 per test.

    Connection to SCC Services: The Learning Center staff is available to assist in making connections via phone or video with SCC services. In-person meetings at the LC may also be arranged.

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