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Learning Center at Plattsmouth

  • The Learning Center is located at: 537 Main St.
    Plattsmouth, NE 68048
    402-437-2298
    Driving directions, parking information
    Office Hours: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday

  • Schedule for Fall 2020 Semester

    Print a Credit Courses Registration Form

    A limited number of credit and Dual Credit Advantage classes are offered toward completing General Education classes at SCC:

    • Prerequisite classes for Health Science programs
    • Beginning program courses
    • A portion of the Associate of Arts degree

    As the College submits and receives approval from the Nebraska Coordinating Commission for Post-Secondary Education to offer entire programs at each Learning Center, the classes offered will expand. Class locations include the Learning Centers, high schools, libraries, and other facilities in the area.

    Fall 2020 Semester

    BSAD-1010 Microsoft Applications I
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 16, 2020
    Days: Mon. & Wed.
    Time: 5:30-6:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Plattsmouth, Room 102
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Harris
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: BSAD-1010-PL19
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    BSAD-1050 Intro to Business
    Dates: Aug. 25-Dec. 17, 2020
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 9:30-10:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Plattsmouth, Room 103
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Baillie
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: BSAD-1050-PL07
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    BSAD-1090 Business Law I
    Dates: Aug. 25-Dec. 17, 2020
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 1-2:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Plattsmouth, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Wilson
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: BSAD-1090-PL61
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    ENGL-1010 English Composition I
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 16, 2020
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: 11-11:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Plattsmouth, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Paul
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: ENGL-1010-PL21
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    FSDT-1350 Basic Nutrition (Hybrid)
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 16, 2020
    Days: Mon. & Wed.
    Time: 1-1:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Plattsmouth, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    CCourse Number: FSDT-1350-HBPL1
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    MUSC-1015 Individual Instruction in Voice
    Dates: Aug. 25-Dec. 17, 2020
    Days: Arranged
    Time: Arranged
    Location: Arranged
    Cost: NE Resident $108 / Non-Resident $129
    Instructor: Mersch
    Semester Credits: 1.0
    Course Number: MUSC-1015-PL01
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    PSYC-1810 Introduction to Psychology
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 16, 2020
    Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri.
    Time: 11-11:50 a.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Plattsmouth, Room 101
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Newman
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: PSYC-1810-PL03
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    SOCI-1010 Introduction to Sociology
    Dates: Aug. 25-Dec. 17, 2020
    Days: Tues. & Thurs.
    Time: 1-2:20 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Plattsmouth, Room 103
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Christensen
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: SOCI-1010-PL07
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    SPCH-1110 Public Speaking (Hybrid)
    Dates: Aug. 24-Dec. 16, 2020
    Days: Mon. & Wed.
    Time: 1-1:50 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Plattsmouth, Room 103
    Cost: NE Resident $333 / Non-Resident $396
    Instructor: Zetocha
    Semester Credits: 3.0
    Course Number: SPCH-1110-HBPL8
    More Information
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    8-Week Session

    HLTH-1150 Nursing Assistant (Hybrid)
    Dates: Aug. 24-Oct. 15, 2020
    Days: Mon., Tues. & Thurs.
    Lab Time: 6-9:25 p.m.
    Location: Learning Center at Plattsmouth, Room 104
    Cost: NE Resident $444 / Non-Resident $528
    Semester Credits: 4.0
    Course Number: HLTH-1150-HBPL8
    More Information
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    The Learning Center at Plattsmouth 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.

    Fall 2020

    Accounting, Financials & Insurance
    • Accounting for Business Owners - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Basic - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Intermediate - LIVE Online
    • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    Business Leadership
    • Almost Painless: Change Management - LIVE Online
    • Critical Thinking in Today’s Workplace - Online
    • Finding Peace: Managing & Resolving Conflict - LIVE Online
    • The Path to Resilience - Plattsmouth
    • Your Role as a Supervisor - LIVE Online
    Computer Programming & Networking
    • 15th Annual Nebraska Cyber Security Conference - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Back End Developer BootCamp - LIVE Online
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Digital Scrapbooking - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • NEW! iPhone or Android? - LIVE Online
    • iPhone/iPad II: Beyond the Basics - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Plattsmouth Area
    • One-on-One Smart Device Training - Plattsmouth Area
    • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Photography & Editing Using Your Mobile Device - LIVE Online
    • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - Plattsmouth
    • Tips & Tricks with Your New iPhone or iPad - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Virtual Platforms for Businesses - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    Electrical Maintenance & Coding
    • National Electrical Code Seminar - LIVE Online
    Professional Development
    • NEW! Building Your Applicant Pool - LIVE Online
    • Core Tools Training - Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Marketing During Change - LIVE Online
    • Speechcraft - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    Small-Business Essentials
    • Accounting for Business Owners - LIVE Online
    • Focus Coaching (One-on-One Business Coaching) - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Outlook or Gmail? Which is Best for Your Business? - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Virtual Platforms for Businesses - LIVE Online
    • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Your COVID Marketing Plan: Simplify to Maximize - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    Social Media
    • Introduction to Podcasting - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • LinkedIn©️ for Business: Basic - LIVE Online
    • Video Chatting: How to Use Facetime or Facebook©️ - Plattsmouth
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - LIVE Online
    Social Media for Business
    • Introduction to Podcasting - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    • LinkedIn©️ for Business: Basic - LIVE Online
    Software Applications
    • Excel 2016: Basic - Plattsmouth
    • Excel 2016: Intermediate - Plattsmouth
    • NEW! Outlook or Gmail? Which is Best for Your Business? - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Basic - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Intermediate - LIVE Online
    • Tips & Tricks: Excel - LIVE Online
    • Tips & Tricks: Word - LIVE Online
    • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    Web Development & Design
    • NEW! Back End Developer BootCamp - LIVE Online

    The Learning Center at Plattsmouth offers a variety of leisure and personal enrichment classes at the Learning Center, 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

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

    Fall 2020

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    Arts, Crafts & Hobbies
    • NEW! 4 Craft Combo - LIVE Online
    • Acrylic Painting: Pumpkins - Louisville
    • Acrylic Painting: Seasons - Plattsmouth
    • Basic Weaving - Plattsmouth
    • Beading a Bowl - Plattsmouth
    • Bob Ross: Blood Moon - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Desert Aglow - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross: Evening Tide - LIVE Online
    • Bob Ross Painting: Golden Rays of Sunlight - LIVE Online
    • Bullet Journaling Workshop the Artful Way - Louisville
    • Creating Pottery Ornaments - Louisville
    • Creativity is Brewing! - Louisville
    • Digital Scrapbooking - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • Giant Ruler - Plattsmouth
    • Handmade Greeting Cards - LIVE Online
    • Holiday & Seasonal Signs - Louisville
    • Intro to Watercolor Painting - Louisville
    • Learn to Crochet - LIVE Online
    • Knot Your Momma’s Macramé - Plattsmouth
    • Milk Paint 101: Farmhouse Barn Quilt - Louisville
    • Painting Rustic Autumn Signs - Louisville
    • Pictures Galore, Organizing & More! - LIVE Online
    • Scarf Arm Knitting - Plattsmouth
    • Scrapbook Retreat - Plattsmouth
    • Scrapbook Workshop - Plattsmouth
    Computers & Technology: Getting Started
    • Digital Scrapbooking - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • NEW! iPhone or Android? - LIVE Online
    • iPhone/iPad II: Beyond the Basics - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • One-on-One Computer Training: 3 Hours - Plattsmouth Area
    • One-on-One Smart Device Training - Plattsmouth Area
    • Online Buying & Selling - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Photography & Editing Using Your Mobile Device - LIVE Online
    • Smartphone Basics: iPhone - Plattsmouth
    • Tips & Tricks with Your New iPhone or iPad - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Virtual Platforms for Businesses - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    Explore
    • NEW! Cajun Cook - Plattsmouth
    • NEW! From Theory to Discovery: Breaking Down Your Brick Wall with Timelines - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Harmonica Holiday - LIVE Online
    • NEW! History for Fun: Origins of Democracy - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Playing By Ear Workshop - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Sight Reading Workshop - LIVE Online
    Family Matters
    • Beginning Genealogy: Start Your Family History - LIVE Online
    • Co-Parenting: Working Together for Your Children - Online
    • DNA Tells a Story - LIVE Online
    • NEW! From Theory to Discovery: Breaking Down Your Brick Wall with Timelines - LIVE Online
    • Intermediate Genealogy - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • Level 2 Co-Parenting: Working Together for Your Children - LIVE Online
    • Video Chatting: How to Use Facetime or Facebook©️ - Plattsmouth
    • Welcome to Medicare - Webinar
    Foods
    • Air Fryer 101 - LIVE Online
    • Basic Art of Cookie Decorating: Halloween & Holiday Editions - Louisville
    • NEW! Cajun Cook - Plattsmouth
    • Cinnamon Rolls & Crescent Rolls - LIVE Online
    • Coffeecake - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Egg-cellent Eggs! - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Fudgy Fun - LIVE Online
    • NEW! The Great Mystery Bake Off – Nailed It Edition - LIVE Online
    • Homemade Kolaches - LIVE Online
    • Instant Pot Cooking Basics - LIVE Online
    • Katie’s Cooking Class: Knife Techniques - LIVE Online
    • Make Ahead: Freezer Meals, Tips & Tricks - LIVE Online
    • Muffins - LIVE Online
    • Scones - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Sourdough Bread 101 - LIVE Online
    Genealogy
    • Beginning Genealogy: Start Your Family History - LIVE Online
    • DNA Tells a Story - LIVE Online
    • NEW! From Theory to Discovery: Breaking Down Your Brick Wall with Timelines - LIVE Online
    • Intermediate Genealogy - LIVE Online
    History
    • Beginning Genealogy: Start Your Family History - LIVE Online
    • DNA Tells a Story - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Fairy Tales in Music - LIVE Online
    • NEW! From Theory to Discovery: Breaking Down Your Brick Wall with Timelines - LIVE Online
    • NEW! History for Fun: Origins of Democracy - LIVE Online
    • Intermediate Genealogy - LIVE Online
    Home & Garden
    • Giant Ruler - Plattsmouth
    • Holiday & Seasonal Signs - Louisville
    • Home Security: An Alarm System is Not the Only Answer - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    • Identity Theft: Types, Prevention & Recovery - LIVE Online
    • Milk Paint 101: Farmhouse Barn Quilt - Louisville
    • NEW! What is a CSA? - LIVE Online
    Languages
    • Beginning French Conversation I - LIVE Online
    • Beginning French Conversation II - LIVE Online
    • Beginning Spanish - LIVE Online
    • Spanish for Adult & Child - LIVE Online
    • Conversation Française Avancée: Conversations Continuant en Français - LIVE Online
    • Sign Exact English 1 - Plattsmouth
    • Sign Exact English 1.5 - Plattsmouth
    • Sign Exact English 2 - Plattsmouth
    • Sign Exact English: Medical Focus - Plattsmouth
    • Spanish for Adult & Child - LIVE Online
    Mind & Body
    • NEW! Anywhere Yoga Using a Chair - LIVE Online
    • Fit for Living - Plattsmouth
    • Fundamentals of Yoga - LIVE Online
    • Intro to Energy Medicine - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Start Your Day Right: Morning Workout - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Strength Training FUNdamentals: Strengthen & Tone - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Strength Training FUNdamentals: Tone & Eat Right - LIVE Online
    • What is Your Element? - LIVE Online
    • Yoga - Plattsmouth
    Money Matters
    • Identity Theft: Types, Prevention & Recovery - LIVE Online
    • Welcome to Medicare - Webinar
    Music
    • NEW! Fairy Tales in Music - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Harmonica Holiday - LIVE Online
    • Intro to the Guitar - LIVE Online
    • Intro to the Ukulele - LIVE Online
    • Music Appreciation - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Playing By Ear Workshop - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Sight Reading Workshop - LIVE Online
    Performing Arts
    • Beginning Screenwriting - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Fairy Tales in Music - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Harmonica Holiday - LIVE Online
    • Intro to the Guitar - LIVE Online
    • Intro to the Ukulele - LIVE Online
    • Music Appreciation - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Playing By Ear Workshop - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Sight Reading Workshop - LIVE Online
    Personal Development
    • The Core of the Story: Plotting Fantasy - LIVE Online
    • The Core of the Story: Plotting Romance - LIVE Online
    • Introduction to Podcasting - LIVE Online
    • NEW! iPhone or Android? - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let Me Share My Story with You: Writing My Memories - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • Speechcraft - LIVE Online
    • Welcome to Medicare - Webinar
    • You have a Life Story to Share - Plattsmouth
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    Photography
    • Action Photography - Plattsmouth
    • NEW! Advanced Techniques in Digital Photography - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digital Photography - LIVE Online
    • Digital Photography 101 - LIVE Online
    • Digital Photography 201 - LIVE Online
    • Digital Photography 301 - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digital Photography Editing/Post Processing - LIVE Online
    • DDigital Scrapbooking - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    • NEW! Digitizing Memories - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Photography & Editing Using Your Mobile Device - LIVE Online
    • Pictures Galore,Organizing & More! - LIVE Online
    • Scrapbook Retreat - Plattsmouth
    • Scrapbook Workshop - Plattsmouth
    Social Media
    • Introduction to Podcasting - Plattsmouth or LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Host a Meeting on Zoom - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Let’s Do Lunch: Video Chatting - LIVE Online
    • Let’s Do Lunch: Zoom Basic - LIVE Online
    • LinkedIn©️ for Business: Basic - LIVE Online
    • Video Chatting: How to Use Facetime or Facebook©️ - Plattsmouth
    • NEW! Zoom: Everyone is Doing It! - LIVE Online
    Software Applications
    • Excel 2016: Basic - Plattsmouth
    • Excel 2016: Intermediate - Plattsmouth
    • NEW! Outlook or Gmail? Which is Best for Your Business? - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Basic - LIVE Online
    • QuickBooks 2019: Intermediate - LIVE Online
    • Tips & Tricks: Excel - LIVE Online
    • Tips & Tricks: Word - LIVE Online
    • Working with QuickBooks Online - LIVE Online
    Sport, Recreation & Fitness
    • NEW! Anywhere Yoga Using a Chair - LIVE Online
    • Fit for Living - Plattsmouth
    • Fundamentals of Yoga - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Start Your Day Right: Morning Workout - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Strength Training FUNdamentals: Strengthen & Tone - LIVE Online
    • NEW! Strength Training FUNdamentals: Tone & Eat Right - LIVE Online
    • Yoga - Plattsmouth
    Youth
    • Babysitting 101 for Ages 10-14 - Plattsmouth
    •  Spanish for Adult & Child for Ages 7-12 - LIVE Online

    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!

    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, 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.

    Additional 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.