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www.mitchellcc.eduSpring2014ContinuingEdScheduleRegisterTodayConnectingpeoplewithopportunities 2MitchellCommunityCollegewww.mitchellcc.edu704878-3220INSIDEMitchellCommunityCollegesContinuingEducationDivisionstrivestoprovideacademicandoccupationalprogramsconsistentwiththeeducationalneedsofIredellandsurroundingcounties.TheCollegeprovidesopportunitiesforpeopletofurthermeettheireducationalgoalsbyofferingprogramsthatenablepeopletopursuevocationalculturalandcivicinterests.Coursesincludeformalacademiclearningculturaladvancementvocationalandtechnicalimprovementandpersonalenrichment.ContinuingEducationUnitsCEUsareawardedinaccordancewithSouthernAssociationofCollegesandSchoolscriteria.CAMPUSLOCATIONSMainCampus500WestBroadStreetStatesvilleNC28677-5264704878-3200ContinuingEducationCenter701WestFrontStreetStatesvilleNC28677-5644704878-3220TechnologyandWorkforceDevelopmentCenter701WestFrontStreetStatesvilleNC28677-5644704878-3220MooresvilleCenter219NorthAcademyStreetMooresvilleNC28115-3106704663-1923CherryStreetCenter704CherryStreetStatesvilleNC28677-5133704878-4367CosmeticArtsCenter3223TaylorsvilleHighwayStatesvilleNC28625-2966704878-4372ForquestionsormoreinformationonContinuingEducationprogramscall704878-3220orvisitourwebsite.www.mitchellcc.eduFollowusonFacebookatwww.facebook.commitchellcommunitycollegeAnEqualOpportunityCollegeAfrmativeActionEmployerContributingWriterRosemaryBritt2014MitchellCommunityCollegeThispublicationisprintedonrecycledpaper.63000copiesofthisdocumentwereprintedatacostof0.19each.AreyouaveteranoramemberoftheNCNationalGuardIfsoyoumayqualifyforspecialassistance.ContactBeverlyHedrickat704978-5471oremailbhedrickmitchellcc.edu.BASEDINKS4NeedajobNeedabetterjobBack-toWorkstudents5Pre-apprenticeshipprogram6JobFairsmatchemployerswithjobseekersNGKhirescompleters7Spring2014ClassSchedule13RegistrationInformation15AskHedy16WeldingcareergreatforformergraphicartistOSHACertifcation17FinallyafrefghterGrammieTammieCrookfndscareerinhealthcare18BacktoworkandlovingitCareerJumpstartoffershopetotheunemployedandunderemployed20NeedahighschooldiplomaBackBradfordAnimalHospitalRegisterTodayforSpringSemesterClasseshavelimitedseating.Registrationandpaymentmustbereceivedatleast3dayspriortothecoursestartdate.SeeScheduleonpage7.Call704878-3220forclassavailability. 704878-3220www.mitchellcc.eduMitchellCommunityCollege3VicePresidentWorkforceDevelopmentLieisullotransitions.Someothesechangescomewithcareulplanningwhileotherstakeusbysurprise.Nomatterhowachangebeginsthekeytomakingasuccessultransitionalmostalwaysliesinhowweevaluatethesituationandtakeaction.IyoundyourselneedinganewjoborabetterjobpleasegiveMitchellCommunityCollegetheopportunitytohelpyoumakethistransition.OurlatestBack-to-Workprogramcangiveyoucertiedtechnicalskillsinsixmonthsorlessanditsreetounemployedorunderemployedstudents.IyouareaveteranoranactivememberotheNationalGuardyouhavenewtrainingoptionsavailabletohelpyoumakethetransitionromthemilitarytothecivilianworkorce.RemembertheonlythinginliethatisconstantischangeWeinviteyoutovisitusatMitchelltoseehowwecanhelpyouhoneandrereshyourtechnicalskillsandkeeppacewithtodaysdemands.CarolJohnsonFromthePresidentAsyouthinkaboutwaystoadvanceyourcareerandperhapstransi-tiontoanewjobIhopethatyouwillconsiderthetrainingoptionsavailableatMitchellCommunityCollege.Weoferawiderangeotechnicalprogramstoequipyouwiththeskillsourlocalemployerssaytheyneedandwecanassistyouinearningthird-partycerticationsoyourskills.WhetheryouneedtogetajoborwanttoworktowardsabetterjobIencourageyoutoexploreMitchellslatestBack-to-Workprogram.UtilizingtheBuildingTechnicalTalentsprogramthisspringsBack-to-Workprogramofersawiderangeotechnicaltrainingprogramsorunemployedandunderemployedadultsinourarea.YoumayqualiyorassistancewithregistrationeesbooksandcerticationeesthroughthelatestBack-to-Workprogram.Back-to-Worktrainingcouldbethestartogreateducationalachieve-mentsoryou.Manyprogramsprovidestackablecreditsalongwithoptionsorearningcollegecreditthroughtestingandcertication.Withadditionalstudythereareevenoptionsortranserringtoaour-yearcollegeoruniversity.AsyouthinkaboutyournextmoveIencourageyoutoreadonandseewhatnewskillsyoucangainatMitchellCommunityCollege.RemembernewskillsmeannewoptionsJamesT.TimBrewer 4MitchellCommunityCollegewww.mitchellcc.edu704878-3220NeedajobNeedabetterjobLetMitchellhelpyoumakethetransitiontoanewcareer.MitchellCommunityCollegewillofferanexpandedBack-to-WorkprogramduringSpringSemester2014tohelpIredellCountyresidentstransitionintoneworbetterjobsthroughtechnicaltraining.QualiedstudentsmaystudythroughMitchellsBuildingTechnicalTalentsprogramwithtuitionregistrationfeesbooksandcerticationexpensescoveredforapprovedcoursesbya173870Back-to-Workgrant.Back-to-WorktrainingisavailableinarangeoftechnicaleldsandisdesignedtopreparepeopleforjobsinIredellCounty.TrainingprogramsopentoBack-to-WorkparticipantsareBio-ProcessTechnicianCertiedProductionTechnicianComputerRepairForkliftTrainingHVACCoreSkillsIndustrialTechnicianMachiningTechnologiesMechatronicsTruckDriverandWelding.AnotheroptionInformaticsincludesextensivetraininginMicrosoftOfceprogramsincludingExcelPowerPointandWord.AspartofthelatestBack-to-WorkprogramMitchellisofferingexpandedcareertrackoptionsformilitaryveteransandmembersoftheNationalGuard.ApprovedtrainingprogramsforveteransandactivemembersoftheNationalGuardareBasicLawEnforcementBLETFireghterEmergencyMedicalTechnicianEMTandCertiedNursingAssistantCNA.TheBack-to-Workprogramisopentoanyonewhoisunemployedorunderemployed.Underemploymentisdenedasearninglessthan22980peryearforanindividualor47100forafamilyoffour.TheSpring2014Back-to-Workprogramdoesnotrequirethatparticipantsbeunemployedorunderemployedforanextendedperiodachangefrompreviousyears.TeresaKnutsenTheBack-to-Workprogramgivesmeareasontogetup.Itshelpedmegetfocused.TeresaKnutsenhasworkedsometoughjobsayearasamailinspectorandanotheryearasanITspecialistinIraq.Bothjobswere12hoursaday7daysaweek.TherewaslittletodooverthereexceptworksaidKnutsen.Securitywastightandtherewerefewplaceswecouldgo.WhenhernextassignmentwasgoingtotakeherintoAfghanistanshedecidedtolookforemploymentbackinthestatesandtookajobwithCharlotteInternationalAirportstransitgroupwherewasmostrecentlyasupervisor.Shewaslaidoffsevenmonthsagotheresultofchangestakingplace.KnutsenwhohasadiplomaincomputertechnologydecidedtosignupfortheBack-to-Workprogram.ThisprogramhasbeengreatsaidKnutsen.Itgivesmeareasontogetupeverymorning.SofarshehascompletedtheorientationCareerReadinessCerticationDigitalLiteracyCerticationandappliedtechnologybootcamp.InJanuaryshewillbegincerticationsinMicrosoftOfceandIndustrialTechnology.Ibelievecombiningmycomputertechnologybackgroundwiththesetotrainingtrackswillhelpmegetagreatjob.BACK-TO-WORKSTUDENTStudentsreceiveone-on-oneinstruction.Advancedmanufacturinglabprovideshands-ontraining. 704878-3220www.mitchellcc.eduMitchellCommunityCollege5AlanJohnsonThankstotheprogramIamtrainingforacareerthatoffershigherpaysoIcanbettersupportmyfamily.AlanJohnsongraduatedfromUNC-Charlottein2011withadegreeinEnglish.Johnsonanavidwritersoonfoundoutthattherewerentmanyjobswherehecouldusehisdegree.Youaresortofpigeon-holedunlessyouwanttoteachsaidJohnson.WhenheheardaboutMitchellsBack-to-Workgranthedecidedtotaketheopportunitytotrainforanewcareer.WiththegrantcoveringtuitionandcerticationIthoughtnowwasthetimetorethinkmycareeroptionssaidJohnson.IlikeworkingonmechanicalthingsandImprettygoodatittoo.HecompletedtheinitialorientationandtheappliedtechnologybootcampandwillbeginHVACandweldingclassesinJanuary.Wehaveafour-yearoldandweareexpectingoursecondchildinJulysaidJohnson.Iwanttobeabletosupportmyfamilyandtherewillalwaysbeaneedintheseareas.JohnsonbelievesthathisdegreeplustraininginHVACandweldinghimanedge.MyEnglishdegreegivesmestrongtransferrableskillsbothwrittenandverbalcommunications.Ithinkthesewillbeanassetwhenitcomestoworkingwithcustomersheadded.ParticipantsintheBack-to-WorkprogramearnaCareerReadinessCerticationCRCthatisnowrequiredbymanylocalmanufacturers.Theyalsoearnathird-partycerticationofskillsifoneexistsintheeld.Alongwithtechnicalskillsstudentslearnthesoftskillsneededtogetandkeepajob.TheBuildingTechnicalTalentsprogramwasmadepossiblethroughGoldenLEAFgrantfundsof418742thatenabledthecollegetopurchaseadvancedmanufacturingtrainingequipmentin2012.Mitchellsubsequentlyexpandedcourseofferingsinmechatronicsroboticsandautomation.Back-to-WorkgrantfundsmustbeusedbytheendofJunesoitisimportanttosignupfortheprogramrightaway.ThenextBack-to-WorkBootCampwithorientationisscheduledforJan.6-10.DuringtheweekparticipantswillcompleteanorientationandascreeningadvisementPre-ApprenticeshipProgramCerticationsdemonstratejobreadiness.ThisisnewcerticationsanctionedbytheNCDepartmentofLaborthatteachesbasictechnicalandjob-readinessskillsfordesignatedoccupationalsectorsleadingtopossibleentryintoRegisteredApprenticeshiptraining.MitchellsapprovedcoursesofstudyforthePre-ApprenticeshipProgramincludeBio-ProcessTechnicianCertiedProductionTechnicianIndustrialMaintenanceMechatronicsandWelding.Approvedcoursesfeaturebothaclassroomandalabsettinginordertoprovideexposuretotheworkenvironmentforthetargetedoccupations.Toearnthisadditionalcerticationparticipantsmustsuccessfullycompletethetechnicaltrainingcompletea24-houremployabilityskillsclassandearnaCareerReadinessCertication.UponsuccessfulcompletionparticipantsreceiveacerticatefromtheNCDepartmentofLabor.SuccessfulcompletionofanapprovedPre-Apprenticeshipprogramwilllikelyenhancetheprobabilityoftransitiontoregisteredapprenticeshiporanopportunityforemploymentintheindustryaboveanentrylevelposition.FormoreinformationcontactBeverlyHedrickat704978-5471.BACK-TO-WORKSTUDENTsessiontoselectanappropriateprogramofstudy.OnceparticipantschooseaprogramofstudytheycontinueintoeitheraTechnicalBootcamporanInformaticsBootcamp.Thebootcampsarefollowedbyworkforcecerticationtrainingandjob-specictrainingthatmaybecompletedinsixmonthsorless.TondoutmoreandtoseeifyouqualifycontactHedyRyerson704878-3235hryersonmitchellcc.edu.StudentsworkincomputerlabduringBack-to-Workbootcamp. 6MitchellCommunityCollegewww.mitchellcc.edu704878-3220JohnsongetspromotionCraigJohnsonwhowasfeaturedinthelastissueofTheBridgejustgotapromotiontoteamleaderatNGKCeramics.JohnsonwhoreceivedtrainingasaCertiedProductionTechnicianCPTwashiredasatechnicalmachineoperatorinJuly.Johnsonlosthistelecommunicationsjobafteradownsizinganddecidedtopursueacareerinadvancedmanufacturing.NGKrecentlyhiredBack-to-WorkcompletersAhmadStevensonandDanaColey.StevenHilkertTomMcNeilandEveretteCanterburywerehiredthruStaffmark.NGKservesonMitchellsmanufacturingadvisoryboard.N.C.MANUFACTURINGAWARENESSWEEKAPRIL7-112014AnopportunitytolearnaboutAdvancedManufacturingCareersPoweredbytechnologyOpenHouseonTuesdayApril8Thisisagreatopportunityforstudentsparentsandotherjobseekerstondoutabouteducationalandtrainingavailabletoprepareforthesegreatjobs.Fornowjustsavethedate.AdvancedManufacturingWeekissupportedbytheNorthCarolinaDepartmentofPublicInstructionandtheNorthCarolinaCommunityCollegeSystem.JobFairsmatchemployerswithjobseekersEmployershiredover30newemployeesattheOctoberJobFair.Over30jobseekersfoundemploymentattheOctoberJobFairinMooresville.MitchellCommunityCollegebeganpartneringwithlocalandstateorganizationstosponsorjobfairs.OurgoalistohelpmatchemployerswithjobseekerssaidHedyRyersonMitchellshumanresourcesdevelopmentcoordinator.Weareworkingtorecruitemployerswhoareactuallyhiringnewemployees.Plusweareofferingresourcestopreparejobseekers.EventstookplaceinStatesvilleandMooresvilleandincludedworkshopspaneldiscussionsresumewritingandmockinterviewsupport.Intodayscompetitivejobmarketitisimportanttohaveagoodresumeandtobecondentandpoisedinaninterview.WewanttomakesurethatindividualswhoarelookingforemploymentmakeastrongrstimpressionsaidHedyRyerson.Feedbackfromemployersandjobseekershasbeengood.OrganizersfortheJobFairsincludeCentralinaWorkforceDevelopmentBoardIredellHumanResourceAssociationStatesvilleChamberofCommerceMooresville-SouthIredellChamberofCommerceStatesvilleDevelopmentCorp.Mooresville-SouthIredellEconomicDevelopmentNCDepartmentofCommerceandNCWorksOnline.ThenextJobFairwilltakeplaceinStatesvilleonThursdayMarch20.SavethedateJobseekerslineupforJobFairopening.JessicaStewartDukeCarpenterandChesterWillisleaddiscussiononjobsearches.RepresentativefromOnsrudsharesinformationwithoneofthemanyjobseekers. 704878-3220www.mitchellcc.eduMitchellCommunityCollege7SPRING2014CONTINUINGEDUCATIONCLASSSCHEDULETitleStartDateEndDateDaysStartTimeEndTimeBldg-RmTownCostBookNewCAREERDEVELOPMENTANDEMPLOYABILITY704978-5438Classesarefordislocatedworkersindividualsseekingemploymentoradvancementorthoseinterestedinreturningtoschoolforretraining.CareerCoaching16515M530PM800PMMCA-110MVariesEmployabilityLab16515MTuWTh830AM130PMCEC-25SVariesEmployabilityLab16514MW530PM830PMCEC-25SVariesEmployabilityLab16515MTuWTh830AM130PMMCA-110MVariesEmployabilityLab16515MTuWThF900AM200PMGWDSVariesEmployabilityLab17514TuTh530PM830PMMCA-110MVariesResumWorkshop11059F900AM1200PMMVLLMVariesStrategiesforStudentSuccess1291213MTuWThF1000AM400PMCEC-9SVariesStrategiesforStudentSuccess113117MTuWThF1000AM400PMCEC-8SVariesStrategiesforStudentSuccess24219TWTh530PM830PMCEC-8SVariesStrategiesforStudentSuccess210214MTuWThF1000AM400PMCEC-8SVariesStrategiesforStudentSuccess324328MTuWThF1000AM400PMCEC-8SVariesStrategiesforStudentSuccess421425MTuWThF1000AM400PMCEC-8SVariesBack-to-WorkBootCamp16110MTuWThF1000AM400PMCEC-9SVariesBack-to-WorkBootCamp2327MTuWThF1000AM400PMCEC-9SVariesBack-to-WorkBootCamp317321MTuWThF1000AM400PMCEC-9SVariesBack-to-WorkBootCamp519523MTuWThF1000AM400PMCEC-10SVariesIntroductiontoBio-Technology42958TWTh900AM100PMMCA-122MVariesForunemployedorunderemployedfeeiswaived.Feerangeis70-180.JOBTRAININGRETRAININGANDCERTIFICATIONSAdministrativeOfce704878-4266AdministrativeAssistant318410TuTh100PM400PMWFD-108S70.00bookNotaryPublic115115W900AM500PMCEC-10S70.00bookNotaryPublic212212W900AM500PMMCA-106M70.00bookNotaryPublic310312MW530PM900PMCEC-10S70.00bookNotaryPublic416416W900AM500PMMCA-106M70.00bookNotaryPublic514514W900AM500PMCEC-10S70.00bookAutomotiveTransportation704878-4266AutoDealerSix-HourContinuingEd12515OngoingInternet60.00AutoEmissions-InitialCertifcation2325MW600PM1000PMAUTT70.00AutoEmissions-InitialCertifcation4749MW600PM1000PMAUTT70.00AutoEmissions-InitialCertifcation6264MW600PM1000PMAUTT70.00AutoEmission-Recertifcation2525W600PM1000PMAUTT70.00AutoEmission-Recertifcation4949W600PM1000PMAUTT70.00AutoEmission-Recertifcation6464W600PM1000PMAUTT70.00AutoSafetyInspection1618MW600PM1000PMAUTT50.00AutoSafetyInspection3335MW600PM1000PMAUTT50.00AutoSafetyInspection5557MW600PM1000PMAUTT50.00AutoSafetyInspection616618MW600PM1000PMAUTT50.00AutomotiveServiceExcellenceASETestingCompletetheASEexamatMitchellCommunityCollege.Thecomputer-basedtestingformatisofferedeightmonthsoutoftheyear.Visitwww.ase.comorcall704878-4266.EscortVehicleCertifcation412412Sa800AM500PMCEC-8S70.00EscortVehicleRecertifcation412412Sa800AM1200PMCEC-8S70.00TruckDriverTraining1210414MTuWThF800AM500PMCEC-9S1882.001Mustattendorientationon12214toregister.QualiesforBack-to-WorknancialAssistance. 8MitchellCommunityCollegewww.mitchellcc.edu704878-3220SPRING2014CONTINUINGEDUCATIONCLASSSCHEDULETitleStartDateEndDateDaysStartTimeEndTimeBldg-RmTownCostBookNewComputerServiceandRepair704978-5471ComputerRepairACerticationPrep2451TuTh1230PM430PMWFD-211-14S180.00ComputerRepairACerticationPrep51387TuTh1230PM430PMWFD-211-14S180.00ComputerSoftwareandTablets704878-4266Statesvilleand704663-1923MooresvilleComputersandEmailforBeginners318410TuTh900AM1200PMWFD-104S70.00ComputersIntroductionto11426TuTh900AM1200PMWFD-104S70.00bookComputersIntroductionto127219MW530PM830PMMCA-109M70.00bookComputersIntroductionto218313TuTh530PM830PMWFD-104S70.00bookComputersIntroductionto428521MW530PM830PMMCA-120M70.00bookExcel2013Introduction122122W900AM400PMMCA-109M70.00bookExcel2013Introduction423423W900AM400PMMCA-109M70.00bookExcelIntermediate226226W900AM400PMMCA-109M70.00bookExcelIntermediate422515TuTh900AM1200PMWFD-104S70.00bookExcelIntermediate6464W900AM400PMMCA-109M70.00bookExcel2013Advanced4343W900AM400PMMCA-109M70.00bookExcel2013Advanced716716W900AM400PMMCA-109M70.00bookiPadBasics1919Th900AM400PMCEC-10S70.00MicrosoftOfce2013ExcelPowerPointWordIntroduction33326MW530PM830PMMCA-109M70.00bookMicrosoftOfce2013ExcelPowerPointWordIntroduction41558TuTh530PM830PMWFD-104S70.00bookMicrosoftOfce2013ExcelPowerPointWordIntroduction721813MW530PM830PMMCA-109M70.00bookMicrosoftOfceSpecialist2010Word11436TuTh530PM830PMWFD-104S125.00MicrosoftOfceSpecialist2010WordCerticationExam311311Tu530PM830PMWFD-104S110.00MicrosoftOfceSpecialist2010PowerPoint318410TuTh530PM830PMWFD-104S70.00MicrosoftOfceSpecialist2010PowerPointCerticationExam415415Tu530PM830PMWFD-104110.00MicrosoftOfceSpecialist2010Excel422612TuTh530PM830PMWFD-104S125.00MicrosoftOfceSpecialist2010ExcelCerticationExam617617Tu530PM830PMWFD-104S110.00PhotoshopIntermediate228228F900AM400PMWFD-104S70.00PowerPointIntermediate124124F900AM400PMWFD-104S70.00bookWordIntermediate411411F900AM400PMWFD-104S70.00bookConstruction704878-4266BuildingContractorsLicensePrep22455MW700PM1000PMCEC-5S190.00booksElectricalContractorsLicenseRenewal322322Sa800AM500PMCEC-8S70.00ElectricalContractorsLicenseRenewal621621Sa800AM500PMCEC-8S70.00ElectricalWiringBasic21057MW830AM1230PMDRK-101S191.25EPARefrigerantRecyclingandRecovery318325Th1200PM400PMDRK-109S95.00NOTERegistrationends2weekspriortostartofclass.HVACCoreSkills121417MTuWTh830AM330PMDRK-109S281.25Incl.bookPlumbingandPipettingFundamentals128417TuTh500PM900PMDRK-101S191.25HealthCare704978-5443MedicalOfceAdministrativeStaff17523TuWThF900AM100PMWFD-214S207.00NAMedicalCodingandBillingI11449TuWTh900AM100PMWFD-220S180.00booksMedicalCodingandBillingI218514TuWTh515PM915PMWFD-220S180.00booksNurseAssistantITBDTBDTBD223.00bookQualiesforBack-to-WorknancialAssistance. 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14MitchellCommunityCollegewww.mitchellcc.edu704878-3220TrainingisjustaclickawayEd2GoChoosefromhundredsofinstructor-ledcoursesthatyoucantakeanytimeanywhere.CategoriesincludeAccountingandFinance36coursesBusiness105coursesCollegeReadiness16coursesComputerSoftwareApplications81coursesDesignandComposition51coursesHealthcareandMedical37coursesLanguageandArts82coursesLawandLegal8coursesPersonalDevelopment127coursesTeachingandEducation66coursesTechnology96coursesWritingandPublishing41coursesClassesbeginmonthlyandareavailable247.Pricesrangefrom70to115.Visitwww.ed2go.commitchellccforcourselistingsdescriptionspricesandregistrationinformation.Formoreinformationcall704878-4266.AlphaSproutGeton-demande-learningcoursesthatarehighlyinteractiveandperfectforadultlearners.Coursesuseaudiovideographicsandsimulationstoteach.CategoriesincludeBusinessAnalysisProfessionalCerticationPrep-MicrosoftCerticationPrep-TechnicalCerticationPrep-WebDevelopmentCommunicationCustomerServiceDesktopSoftwareFinancialManagementHumanResourcesLeadershipManagementMiscellaneousProjectManagementSalesMarketingTechnical-SoftwareClassesareavailable247andcanbecompletedatyourownpace.Pricesrangefrom74to134.VisithttpsAlphanumericSystems.csod.comdefault.aspxcmitchell_oe_primaryorcall704878-4266.OnlineSpanishfortheWorkplaceLearnSpanishwithourinnovativeonlineprogramdesignedtoteachjob-specicSpanish.Coursesareavailable247andthecostis70.Visitwww.myspanishteacher.commitchellccorcall704878-4266.AquaponicsNewthisspringLearnthebasicswhichcombineraisingshandgrowingvegetables.Checktheschedulefordatesandtimesorcall704978-5486formoreinformation.CakeDecoratingNewthisspringLearnpipingbasketweavinginthebeginnerclass.Createbordersowersanduniquedecorationsusingadvancedpipingtechniquesintheadvancedclass.Checktheschedulefordatesandtimesorcall704978-5486formoreinformation.SewingandQuiltingNewthisspringBeginnersewingandquiltingclasseswillbeofferedattheJSFiberOutletinStatesvillestartinginJanuary.Call704978-5486formoreinformation. 704878-3220www.mitchellcc.eduMitchellCommunityCollege15WhatshouldIdoinpreparationforaJobFairFirstandforemostmakesureyouhaveacurrentresume.InstructorsinourEmployabilityLabswilllookoveryourresumeandmakerecommendationsforimprovements.Ifyoudonthavearesumeoneofourinstructorswillhelpyoucreateone.Inadditiongetalistoftheparticipatingemployersanddoalittleresearchsoyouknowwhichemployersmightbeagoodmatchforyourskills.Employerswillbeimpressediftheyseeyoutookthetimetolearnabouttheirbusiness.WhatshouldIbringtoaJobFairBringplentyofresumesplusabigsmileandfriendlyattitude.DONOTbringchildrenorpets.Ifanemployerseesyouwithyourchildtheyimmediatelyassumethatyoucouldntfndchildcareandthatyoucouldhavethesameproblemiftheyofferedyouajob.WhatshouldIweartoaJobFairBusinessattireisbest.Menshouldwearasuitoratnicepairofslacksandabuttondownshirt.Womenshouldwearabusinesssuiteitheraskirtorslackswithajacketandclosed-toeshoes.Iwouldrecommendbasiccolorsblacknavyorbrown.Dontweartoomuchjewelryorperfume.Dontwearaballcap.RememberyouwanttocreateapositiveimpressionnotadistractionAskHedyWhatshouldIsayataJobFairPreparea30-secondelevatorspeech.Thisisapitchthatconveysyourskill-setclearlyandsuccinctly.Yourpitchshouldbethelengthofashortelevatorridehencethenameelevatorspeech.FolksoftenstumblewhenaskedthequestionSowhatdoyoudoIfyouhaveyourelevatorspeechpreparedyoucananswerwithoutstumbling.CometooneofourEmployabilityLabstogethelpwithpreparingyourspeech.HedyRyersonisHumanResourcesDevelopmentCoordinatorinMitchellsContinuingEducationDivision.YoucancontactHedyat704878-3235orhryersonmitchellcc.edu.ThankstoourMCCEEAnnualSponsorsPLATNIUMSILVERGoodyearTireandRubberLakeNormanRegionalMedicalCenterWellsFargoFoundationYadkinBankBRONZEAutomotiveDevelopmentGroupBlackAutomotiveGroupCardinalFGCavin-CookFuneralHomeCrematoryDavisRegionalMedicalCenterEngineeredSinteredComponentsPiedmontHealthCareTharpeRobbinsJobToolkitChecklistDoyouhaveanuptodateresumeDoyoucarryacopyofyourresumewithyouatalltimesIsyourresumesavedonaUSBdriveDoyouknowhowtoattachyourresumetoanemailDoyouknowhowtouploadyourresumetoawebsiteDoyouhaveaprofessionalemailaddressFindoutmoreabouthowtoprepareyourjobtoolkitatoneofouremployabilityclasses.Formoreinformationortoregistercall704978-5438.CONNECTnEXPLOREnWORKJobFairThursdayMarch20StatesvilleNCSavetheDate 16MitchellCommunityCollegewww.mitchellcc.edu704878-3220WeldingcareergreatforformergraphicartistClaudiaKrottendorfercametothejobfairinMooresvilleinOctobersearchingforacompanyhiringwelders.ShewasdelightedwhenshefoundAssociatedMetalWorks.ShewalkedupandsaidyouarethecompanyIvebeenlookingfor.Theywerelookingforhertoo.InDecemberKrottendorferaswellasanotherstudentChrisCarrwerehiredfull-timetwoweeksbeforecompletingMitchellsweldingprogram.WeweresoimpressedwithClaudiawhenwemetheratthejobfairsaidAlisaGrifnofcemanagerforAssociatedMetalWorks.Thatdaytheysawheroutgoingpersonality.Attheinterviewtheysawherstrongweldingskills.ThisisourrstfemalehireforthistypeofapositionaddedGrifn.Shehasbeenagreataddition.Herenthusiasmiscontagious.KrottendorfercametotheUSfromAustriaandworkedingraphicartsinCalifornia.FatebroughthertoNorthCarolina.MitchellsBack-to-Workprogramhelpedhertrainforanewcareer.TheWeldingandMechanizedCuttingclassteachesstudentsbasicweldingskillshowtousetoolstoshapeandcutmetalsinterpretblueprintssafetyandweldtestsandcodes.StudentsgainexperienceinstickMIGandTIGwelding.Weputalotofemphasisonpracticalapplicationsandhands-onactivitiesincludingplasmacuttingsaidinstructorAlLoand.Studentscomeintotheclasswithvaryinglevelsofexperiencesomearehobbyweldersothershavenoexperience.Loandcustomizesactivitiesappropriatetotheirexperience.AlisafantasticinstructorsaidKrottendorfer.ThedirectexperienceIgotintheclassroompreparedmewellforthisjob.Sheisexcitedabouthernewjob.Thisisagreatteam.Theyhavebeenverywelcomingverysupportive.Ivefoundmyhome.AssociatedMetalWorkslocatedinHarmonydesignsfabricatesandinstallssystemsusedintheautomotivefurniturefoodpaperwoodproductsandplasticsindustries.Productsincludeairhandlingsystemssprayboothsandmetalexhose.Theemployeeshaveover30yearsofexperienceinservingcommercialandindustrialcustomers.AccordingtotheBureauofLaborStatisticsemploymentofwelderscutterssolderersandbrazersisexpectedtogrow15percentfrom2010to2020.Properlyskilledwelderswithup-to-datetrainingshouldhavethebestjobprospects.Formoreinformationcall704978-5471.IfyouareunemployedunderemployedaveteranoramemberoftheNCNationalGuardyoumayqualifyfornancialassistance.1SourceBureauofLaborStatisticsU.S.DepartmentofLaborOccupationalOutlookHandbook2012-13EditionWeldersCuttersSolderersandBrazersontheInternetathttpwww.bls.govoohproductionwelders-cutters-solderers-and-brazers.htmWelderClaudiaKrottendorferwasexcitedtogetherownweldingbooth.OSHACertifcationItmightgiveyouanedgeinyourjobsearchTheGeneralIndustryOSHAcerticationprogramisa10-hourclassthatprovidesparticipantswithageneralunderstandingofregulationshazardspoliciesenforcementandcompliance.Anumberofindustriesrequiretheclassforentrylevelpositionswhichcouldgiveindividualsanedgeintheiremploymentsearch.KarlMarionwhoparticipatedintheBack-to-Workprogramisservingasapart-timeinstructorfortheclass.MarionhasanextensivebackgroundinOSHAaswellassafetyevaluationworkerscompensationindustrialhygieneADAandergonomics.Studentshavecommentedonthequalityoftheclass.IfyouareunemployedunderemployedaveteranoramemberoftheNCNationalGuardyoumayqualifyfornancialassistance.Formoreinformationcall704978-5471. 704878-3220www.mitchellcc.eduMitchellCommunityCollege17FinallyafrefghterLayoffgaveFloresthemotivationtopursuehisdreamcareer.IssacFloreslivedinNewYorkandVirginiabeforemovingtoMooresville.Whenhegotmarriedattheage19hegaveuphisdreamofbecomingareman.Hecouldntaffordthetimeorthemoneyheneededtotaketheclasses.LastyearFloreswaslaidofffromhisjobanddecidedthatmaybeitwastimetoreconsiderbecomingareghterajobthatmightbemorestable.HeapproachedtheWaysideVolunteerFireDepartmentinStatesvilleaboutopportunities.TheytoldhimaboutMitchellCommunityCollegesBasicFireFighterTrainingprogramandofferedtocoverhistuition.ThetrainingwasarealeyeopenersaidFloreswhocompletedtheprograminDecember.Inadditiontothephysicaltrainingyoulearnalotaboutrepreventionandaboutbeingofservicetothecommunity.Studentslearnaboutalarmscommunicationsventilationcontrolemergencymedicalcaresprinklersystemsandhazardousmaterials.Theyalsolearntheimportanceofcommunicationwithco-workersandleaders.ThebestpartofbeingareghterisbeingpartofateamsaidFlores.Tobesuccessfulwehavetolivetogetherworktogethertrusteachotherandsupporteachother.Noreghtercandothejobalone.Itsafamily.MitchellsBasicFireghterprogrampreparesstudentstotakecerticationexaminationsforFireghterIFireghterIIMedicalResponderandEmergencyVehicleDriverEVDandtoqualifyforentry-levelreghterpositions.Theprogramcanbecompletedinsixmonths.ToboosttheiremployabilitymanygoontoandcompletetheEMTtrainingandcertication.Floreshopestogetafull-timepositionattheredepartment.HewillbeginhisEMTcerticationinJanuary.Formoreinformationontheprogramvisitwww.mitchellcc.eduprogramspublic-safetybasic-reghter.cfmorcontactJoshSmithprogramcoordinatorat704978-5498jsmithmitchellcc.edu.VeteransandmembersoftheNCNationalGuardmayqualifyfornancialassistancethroughtheBack-to-Workprogram.ToseeifyouqualifycontactBeverlyHedrickat704978-5471bhedrickmitchellcc.edu.IssacFloresgraduatedfromprograminDecember.Recentgraduates.Frontl-rCoryCervenJamesLeaptrottAdawiRevelsDavidWilsonIssacFlores.Backl-rBenjaminConnorAustinBaveryHoldenUttCodyArringtonJonathanNewmanObeyVangDustinCrawford.GrammieTammieCrookfndscareerinhealthcareTammieCrookworkedformanyyearsasanewaccountadministratordrawinglogosforcustomersandhelpingmanagetheirorders.Whensalesdeclinedshewaslaidoff.ItreallyhurtmyegosaidCrook.AftersittingaroundthehouseforalmosttwoyearsfeelingsorryforherselfsheenrolledinMitchellsnursingassistantprogram.ShehadworkedasaCNAwhenherchildrenwereyoung.IcalledmyselfGrammieTammieIwastheoldestoneintheclass.ItwassomuchfunShecompletedtheprogramisAugustandisworkingintheERatIredellMemorialHospital.IloveworkingintheERitsfast-pacedandyouarealwaysdoingsomethingdifferentsaidCrook.Oneminuteyoumaybedoinganaccu-chekandthenextyoumaybedoingcompressions.TammiehasdenitelychosentheperfectprofessionandherinstructorshavedoneagreatjobtraininghertobeawonderfulandcaringCNAsaidMariaMartinezRNandchargenurse.Shehasanextraordinaryworkethicandisadelighttopatientsandcoworkers.TheCNAprogramcanbecompletedinsixmonthsorless.Formoreinformationcall704978-5443.VeteransandmembersoftheNCNationalmayqualifyfortuitionassistance.ToseeifyouqualifycontactBeverlyHedrickat704978-5471bhedrickmitchellcc.edu. 18MitchellCommunityCollegewww.mitchellcc.edu704878-3220BacktoworkandlovingitAfterbeingoutofworkfor14monthsRobertWalkergotagreatI.T.job.WhenRobertWalkerlosthisinformationtechnologypositionatanancialinstitutionduetoalayoffhehadnoideathatitwouldtake14monthstondanewjob.TostaymotivatedduringhissearchhebecamearegularattheCareerJumpstartsessionsatMitchellsMooresvilleCenter.Infacthewastherstpersontosignupfortheclassandonlymissedtwosessions.TheclassisfacilitatedbyMichelleBeam.TodayWalkerisworkinginI.T.servicesforCommunityHealthServicestheownerofvehospitalsincludingDavisRegionalMedicalCenterandLakeNormanRegionalMedicalCenter.Hospitalsuseavarietyoftechnologytoolsofcepersonnelusedesktopcomputersandlaptops.MedicalpersonneluseiTouchdevicesandcomputersonwheelsCOWS.Up-timeiscritical.WalkerservesasaliaisonbetweentheuserandtheserviceproviderWorkingforahospitalismuchdifferent.Inmypreviousjobitwasallaboutthenumbers.NowitsallaboutthepeoplesaidWalker.WeworkasateamandcommunicationamongusCareerJumpstartoffershopetotheunemployedandunderemployedisimportant.Everyoneisverysupportiveandeveryoneworkstogether.HospitalI.T.workalsobringsnewchallenges.HIPPAlawsandprotectingpatientinformationandmedicalrecordsisessential.Walkerhandles100-pluscallsaday.Myinternalcustomershaveasenseofurgencyandthingscangettense.TheCareerJumpstartclasshelpedprepareWalkerforthisjob.Inclasswelearnedhowtoworkthroughfrustration.Welearnedhowtocommunicatetolistenandtoempathize.Welearnedhowtomakeaplanandgetorganized.Iusetheseskillseveryday.Ialsolearnednottolosehopethatwehadtobelieveinourselves.IlookedforwardtoMondaynightsandowealottoMichelleforhelpingmethroughthistoughtime.EverydayIwalkaroundthehospitalonmybreak.Iseepatientsandtheirfamilies.Itbringsmebacktoreality.ItmakesmefeelgoodknowingthatmaybeinsomelittlewaytheworkIamdoingismakingadifferenceforthem.Whetheryouareinthehospitalorlookingforajobyouhavetohavehope.RobertWalkerTheCareerJumpstartclassrenamedCareerCoachingforthespringsemestermeetseveryMondayattheMooresvilleCenter530-8p.m.inroomMCA-110.ItrestartsonJanuary6.TheclassfacilitatedbyMichelleBeamispartofMitchellsemployabilityprogram.Ifyouareunemployedorunderemployedfeesmaybewaived.Youwillworkonyourjobsearchskillspracticeandimproveyourinterviewingtechniquessetupandlearnhowtousesocialmediatoaidinyourjobsearchandlearnaboutotherresourcesavailable.Youwillalsolearnhowtolookoutsidetheboxfornewanddifferentcareerpathways.YoudonthavetodowhatyouhavealwaysdonesaidBeam.Thisjustmightbetheperfecttimetomakeachange.Theclassoffersasupportiveatmosphere.ItseasytogetdepressedwhenyourjobsearchisstalledsaidBeam.Theentireclassworkstogethertohelpyouthroughit.Everyonewantseveryoneelsetosucceed.Formoreinformationortosignupcall704978-5438.DavidHylandwasinthepartsandservicebusinessforover10years.Hehasextensiveexperienceinrepairinggeneratorspumpsandheavyequipment.Hylandisplanningtodocourseworktobuildonhisexperienceandplanstopursueacareerinmaintenance.Hylandbelievestheclassishelpinghimndnewwaystosearchforopportunities.KelleyMerckleftmovedtotheareawhenherhusbandwastransferred.Shehas16yearsofexperienceinaccountspayableforabiotechcompany.MaureenMarriottrightworkedasanofcemanagerinaplasticsurgeryandmed-spabusiness.Botharecomingtoclasstoworkonresumesinterviewingskillsandjobsearchstrategies. 704878-3220www.mitchellcc.eduMitchellCommunityCollege19NeedahighschooldiplomaYouhavetwooptionsGEDTestingorAdultHighSchooldiploma.IfyoudidntcompleteyourGEDtestingbytheendoftheyearwehavetwooptionsstartinginJanuary2014.TherstoptionisthenewGEDtestwhichiscomputer-based.Ifyouhavestrongskillsinthesubjectareasthismightbeyourbestroute.Youwillhavetopayforthetestsbutyoucancompletetheprogramfaster.IfyouareonlylackingafewcreditstheHighSchooldiplomamaybethebestroute.Youhavetocompleteeachofthecoursesyouaremissingbuttherearenofeesforclassesortesting.TheIredellCountySchoolsystemawardsthediploma.WitheitherprogramstudentsmusttaketheTestsofAdultBasicEducationTABEassessmentinreadingandmath.IfyourscoresarelowyouwillbereferredtoanAdultBasicSkillsclasstobrushuponyourskills.GEDAdultHighSchoolDiplomaAHSDMinimumAgeAdultsovertheageof16whohavenotcompletedhighschool.SameEligibilityProciencylevelinreadingandmathontheTestsofAdultBasicEducationTABEProciencylevelinreadingandmathontheTestsofAdultBasicEducationTABE.PrevioustranscriptevaluationwithcounselorOtherRequirementsNoneOfcialhighschooltranscriptSubjectAreasCategoriesincludeLanguageArtsReadingandWritingMathScienceSocialStudiesBasedonhighschooltranscriptcoursesmayincludeEnglishMathScienceSocialStudiesHealthElectivesGraduationRequirementsPassingscoreinallfoursubjectareasNumberofrequiredcreditsisdeterminedbyIredell-StatesvilleSchoolsClassOptionsGEDClassesGEDOnline3DGEDClassesofferedonline.ClassLocationsClassesofferedinStatesvilleandMooresvilleTestingofferedinStatesville.ClassesandtestingofferedinStatesvilleandMooresvilleCostNochargeforclassesTestsare30eachor120forthefullsetoffourtestsNochargeforclassesortesting.NextStepCometoanyBasicSkillsOrientationorcall704878-3232formoreinformation.WhatsthedifferenceintheGEDandtheAdultHighSchoolDiplomaOurstaffcanhelpyouchoosetheprogramthatbesttsyourneedsandtimeschedule.Formoreinformationcall704878-3232.ComptonnamedstudentofthemonthJeanneComptonjustcompletedherGEDandatthesametimewasrecognizedasMitchellCommunityCollegesstudentofthemonth.Comptionworksfull-timeinfacilitiessupportatMitchell.ShebeganworkingonherGEDeightyearsagoandcompletedhernaltestinmathbeforetheyearenddeadline.3DGEDGetyourhighschooldiplomawhileyoutrainforacareer.The3DGEDprogramoffersstudentsanexcellentopportunitytocompleteaseriesofstackablecredentials.DiplomafortheGEDDocumentedCareerReadinessCerticationBronzeSilverorGoldDynamicOccupationalCertcateleadingtoacareerpathwayorDevelopmentalcourseworkforthecollege-boundstudentMitchellwillwaivetuitionfortheCRCandoccupationalordevelopmentalcourseswhilethestudentisenrolledintheGEDpreparationclass.Formoreinformationontheprogramoccupationaloptionsandtoseeifyouqualifycall704878-3236. 500W.BroadStreetStatesvilleNC28677-5264AnEqualOpportunityCollegeAfrmativeActionEmployerNONPROFITORG.USPOSTAGEPAIDSTATESVILLENCPERMITNO.136BradfordAnimalHospitalNewveterinarianusesMitchellsSmallBusinessCenterservicestohelpwithhospitalstartup.WhiletravelingfromherhomeinWestVirginiatoveterinaryschoolinAlabamaTiffanyBradfordwouldpassthroughIredellCountywithitsrollinghillsandrichpastureland.ItwasclosetohomeanditremindedheroftheCharolaiscattleandBelgianhorsefarmwhereshegrewup.ShecompletedherdoctorofveterinarymedicinedegreeattheUniversityofTuskegeein2002andshedecidedtomakethisareaherhome.In2005shemovedtoStonyPointwhereshehadtheopportunitytoworkwithlargeanimals.ItwastherewhereshemetherhusbandGarrettaStatesvillenative.In2010IstartedthinkingaboutopeningmyownanimalhospitalandbegandevelopingmybusinessplansaidBradford.KimAtwellatBBTreferredBradfordtoSuzanneWallaceMitchellssmallbusinesscenterdirector.WallaceworkedwithBradfordtodevelopfnancialprojectionsrequiredinordertosecurealoan.Suzannewasveryeasytoworkwith.AtthetimeIwasworking1-12hoursfromhomesowewereabletodomuchofourworkthroughemailcommunicationsandphonecalls.Dr.Bradforddidalotofplanning.ShehasapassionforherworkbutknewthatasolidbusinessplanwasessentialtohersuccesssaidWallace.TheBradfordAnimalHospitalopenedinSeptember2013.Thenew5000squarefootfacilityhasfourexaminationroomsasurgicalsuitelabdaycareandboardingkennelsquarantinekennelspluslargeanimalstallsequippedwithvideocamformonitoring.Thehospitaliswell-equippedwithin-houselabservicesultrasoundsandlasertherapyadrug-freepain-freealternativetopainrelief.OurmissionistoprovidethebestpossibleveterinarymedicineandthebestpossibleservicetoourpatientsandclientssaidBradford.Weworkonavarietyofanimals--fromhamsterstohorses.Theonlyanimalstheydontservearebirdsandcattle.Bradfordisnowfocusedonmarketing.SheandherstaffaretakingadvantageofworkshopsofferedbyMitchellsSmallBusinessCenter.Dr.TiffanyBradfordtreatsSierriawhoseowneralsousesBradfordspetdaycareservices.BradfordAnimalHospitalislocated211WoodpeckerRoadatI-77andTomlinMillRoadinStatesvillebradfordanimalhospitalnc.com704876-2031.SuzanneRhyneWallacedirectorofMitchellsSmallBusinessCenterhasbeenworkingwithbusinessesforover17years.PreviouslysheworkedasabusinesscounselorwiththeNCSmallBusinessandTechnologyDevelopmentCenterdirectoroftheSmallBusinessCenteratDavidsonCountyCommunityCollegeandownerofherownbusinessarestaurantinCullowheeNorthCarolina.ShehasanMBAfromHighPointUniversity.ThenewBradfordAnimalHospitallocatedofftheTomlinMillRoadexitonI-77.GetontheroadtoanewcareerLotsofjobsgreatpayTruckDriverTrainingCall704878-4266fordatesandtimes.Tuitionassistanceisavailavletotheunemployedunder-employedveteransandmembersoftheNCNationalGuard.Call704978-5471formoreinformation.CometoorientationonJan.22toregister.ClassesbeginFeb.10.