The Pick Up Your Brush painting classes are Thursday, Nov. 8 (Tree, Trunk and Snow) and Tuesday, Nov. 13 (Nativity: Love Came Down) from 6-9 p.m. on the second flood of South Hall. In these classes, you will learn the art of painting using step-by-step instructions to create a masterpiece of your own. No special or prior skill required. Students will take home a completed painting at the end of every class. Children ages 7–12 years old are allowed to enroll, but a parent must accompany the child the entire class. Parent does not have to enroll unless they participate. Each date is a separate session. All supplies included. The fee is $45 per session and the instructor is Shanna Dees Gaspard.
The Driver Education (Spring 2019) course will be Jan. 3-6 from 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Tuesday, Friday and Saturday) and 1-7 p.m. (Sunday) on the second floor of South Hall. This course will consist of 30 hours of classroom instruction and a minimum of eight hours of practice driving (behind-the-wheel instruction). You will receive a certificate verifying successful completion of the course. Please provide proof of age. Must be 14 years and 9 months old, on or before April 3. Registration Deadline is Friday, Dec. 14. Contact the Office of Electronic and Continuing Education for more details or visit checkout.nsula.edu to register. The instructor is Kevin Warner.
The Family and Friends CPR course is Saturday, Nov. 17 from 8-10 a.m. in Room 118, Fournet Hall. This course teaches the lifesaving skills of adult hands-only CPR, child CPR, adult and child AED use, infant CPR, and mild and severe airway block for adults, children and infants. It is for people who want to learn CPR but do not need a CPR course completion card to meet a job requirement. This course is ideal for community groups, new parents, grandparents, babysitters, and others interested in learning how to save a life. A Certificate of Participation will be provided at the end of the course. The fee is $10 plus $5 material fee. The instructor is Amy M. Garcie, DNP, RN, CNML.
The Basic Life Support course is Saturday, Nov. 17 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. in Room 120, Fournet Hall. This course is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills in a wide variety of in-facility and pre-hospital settings. Maximum enrollment is 10 students. The fee is $30 plus $15 material fee. The instructor is Amy M. Garcie, DNP, RN, CNML.
The Security+Intensive Boot Camp is online/open enrollment. This intensive boot camp is designed with one thing in mind: Certification. In this course, you will study, at your own pace, for the CompTIA Security+ (SYO-501) exam. You will be provided resources, lecture notes and access to a live professor that will prepare you to take the certification exam. This comprehensive package includes the software, recorded lectures, a test voucher and a free retake, and a weekly live session. This course is self-paced so that you may begin any time and will have 9 months of live access. The fee is $1,899 and the instructor is Eddie Horton.
For more information on non-credit programs, go to www.nsula.edu/ece/non-credit-programs/ or call (800) 376-2422 or (318) 357-6355. To register for classes, go to checkout.nsula.edu. To learn more about online non-credit courses visit http://www.gatlineducation.com/nsula and http://www.ed2go.com/nsu.