Continuing Education Weekend Courses

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This list is for the entire Fall 2019 term.

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ACHIEVE: Therapeutic Adventure Programming – HLTH10213

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Topics include experiential learning, group dynamics, activity sequencing, facilitation and learning transfer. Course is taught experientially through initiatives and challenge experiences. Students must provide their own transportation to base camp near South River ON and arrive by 1 p.m. Friday. Departure is 1 p.m. Sunday. Fee includes accommodations and meals. MAY BE USED AS A GENERAL ELECTIVE TOWARDS ANY POS. Visit ce.mohawkcollege.ca/achieve for more information.

Acting for Adults – CREA10194

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In partnership with Theatre Aquarius, build performance and presentation skills in this active, fun course led by theatre professionals. Engage in acting techniques to gain experience in voice and body awareness, text analysis, character development, ensemble building, stage presence, theatre and rehearsal practice. Theatre skills are life skills; creative problem solving, teamwork, empathy, and awareness are essential to life and art. Location: Theatre Aquarius, 55 Wentworth St. South.

Air Brake Training – MOTPSAM70

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Learn the airbrake system and components. Earn your 'Z' Air Brake Endorsement on your Ontario License, as required by The Ontario Ministry of Transportation. Test & Booklet included. When you have successfully completed the endorsement course, you need to report to a DriveTest Centre within 6 months to add the Z endorsement to your licence.

ASIST: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training – HMNS10038

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Learn to recognize risk and how to intervene to prevent the immediate risk of suicide, in this intensive, interactive and practice-dominated course. Suitable for mental health professionals, health care providers, pharmacists, teachers, counsellors, youth workers, police and correctional staff, school staff, clergy and community volunteers. Fee includes training materials. Visit ce.mohawkcollege.ca/asist for more information.

Basic Electrical – ELEC10123

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Join an expert electrician to learn how to plan a rewiring, upgrading, and add-ons, according to code. Learn when an electrician and an inspection is a MUST. Materials included.

Basic Plumbing – BLDG10072

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Learn how to maintain and improve all your basic plumbing! We will show you how to save $$$ by knowing what to look for. Step-by-step instructions from fixing a leaky faucet to installing a toilet and everything in between. Bring a tape measure, and CSA approved safety glasses and safety boots.

Basic Sewing 1 – TEXTHC177

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Develop skills in pattern reading, preparing the fabric, measuring, marking, pressing and machine sewing as you make a pair of elasticized shorts or pants. Patterns and fabric suggested. Some materials included.

Basic Sewing 2 – TEXTHC203

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Develop new skills in measuring, easy set in sleeves, facings, interfacings and finishing details by making a simple collarless shirt or top. Patterns and fabric suggested. Some materials included.

Basic Sewing 3 – TEXTHC322

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Continue to develop sewing skills by constructing a sleeveless or semi-fitted dress with set in sleeves and explore new techniques for zippers, easy fitting, hem and neck finishing. Patterns and fabric suggested. Some materials included.

Basic Sewing 4 – TEXT10023

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Make a semi-fitted jacket, with short cut-on or 3/4 length sleeves, with simple lines which will suit anyone. This project works up quickly and will enhance your skills in measuring, layout, cutting, top stitching and construction. Pattern and fabric suggested. Some sewing experience beneficial. Some materials included.

Basic Sewing 5 – TEXT10024

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Challenge yourself more with new sewing skills! Enhance your wardrobe with a casual and trendy "Hoodie" jacket with either a zippered or buttoned center front. Patterns will be suggested. Sewing skills needed. Some materials included.

Behaviour Management Systems – CONF10007

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Learn to intervene in non-physical ways to calm and de-escalate student behaviour before violence occurs. Ontario-based curriculum to understand, prevent, and change negative behaviours. Preferred by many school boards and appropriate for all who work with children. Participants receive a BMS practitioner certificate. Bring proof of registration to class. Fee includes workbook.

Bluebeam Workshop – BLDG10137

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Bluebeam Revu is a PDF viewing and editing software made specifically for architects, engineers, superintendents and other professionals in the construction industry. Explore creating and managing PDF markups, strategies for tracking changes, creating RFIs, quantity take-offs and customization tools to make Bluebeam ideal for the user. A basic understanding of construction contract documents and data flow is recommended.

Build and Launch Your Website in 1 Day – COMP10211

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Delivered by industry leading faculty. Non-experts will gain the necessary skills required to setup a website for their small business needs. Includes setting up a shared hosting account, installing WordPress, and building a fully featured website using various plugins and themes. NOTE: You must register for a domain and shared hosting account. The approximate cost is up to $100. You will be walked through the process in class. Please bring a valid credit card.

Cake Decorating for Fall – CULI10099

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Celebrate the Fall colours with a cake for the season! Expand your knowledge by learning a different cake covering method using fondant to imitate tree bark and embellishing with pinecones, acorns and oak leaves. Perfect for your Thanksgiving table. Previous fondant experience is required.

Centrepiece for Thanksgiving – FLOR10000

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Create a colourful and stunning table piece using the rich tones of fall. Use a variety of fresh flowers and finish the arrangement with additional touches of fruits and accessories. Materials included. You MUST register by September 29.

Chinese Brush Painting – ARTTPD101

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Explore the styles, supplies and equipment used in Chinese brush painting to produce basic and simple strokes.

Chinese Brush Painting 2 – ARTTPD102

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Focus on traditional techniques for painting flowers and birds with emphasis on classical fine line drawings using colour. Prerequisite: ARTTPD101.

Chinese Brush Painting 3 – ARTTPD103

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Practice basic classical techniques used in painting landscapes. Prerequisite: ARTTPD102.

Chinese Brush Painting 4 – ARTTPD104

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Experiment with Chinese painting techniques to render fish and animals in classical and contemporary styles. Prerequisite: ARTTPD103.

Chinese Brush Painting 5 – ARTTPD105

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Through study of proportion and anatomy, learn to capture people of different ages in various poses. Prerequisite: ARTTPD104.

Chinese Brush Painting 6 – ARTTPD106

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Experiment with a variety of compositions, materials and methods, while working with subjects of your choice. Prerequisite: ARTTPD105.

Christmas Cake Decorating – CULI10100

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Bring in the Holiday spirit by decorating a cake to celebrate the season! Expand your knowledge with a non-crusting buttercream icing used for covering the cake and decorating with a twig wreath, winter berries and magnolias or poinsettias. Previous cake decorating/piping experience is required.

Christmas Centrepiece-Fresh Flowers – FLORGI545

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Create an eye-catching arrangement for your holiday celebrations using a selection of fresh flowers and fragrant evergreens. Add interesting accents for that special touch. Materials included. You MUST register by December 1.

Commercial Photo Illustration – PHTOPY230

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Create images suitable for advertising and editorial venues. Examine commercial photography of small products, architectural/industrial images, fashion. Model fee included. Prerequisites: PHTOPY300 and PHTOPY225.

Communication D – COMM11040

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An introductory college level English course. Through a variety of assignments, develop the reading, writing, critical and analytical skills essential for communicators in college and upon graduation. Teaches writing through the critical reading of various fiction and non-fiction materials and brings students with basic skills to college level foundational skills.

Cooking Fusion – CULI10101

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Join a local Chef for hands-on instruction, using international influences in a six-week session of fast, furious and "mostly" healthy meal options. You will be ?crashing? various culinary traditions together to learn how to create your own signature dishes.

Digital Cameras-How To Use Yours Effectively – PHTOCR527

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Explore camera controls, resolution, exposure, automatic flash, creativity and composition. Supply your own digital camera.

Digital Photography 2 – PHTOPY300

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Building on techniques covered in Digital Photo 1, learn and experiment with new creative and technical concepts. Prerequisite: PHTOPY101.

Drone Introduction – AFTD10036

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Interested in Drones? Curious as to how drones work and how to fly one? Want to see how using a drone could help you in your business, or just for fun? Come out to our Drone Introduction workshop to see what can be done with drones, and to learn more about our RPAS courses. Instructors will demonstrate flying outside (weather permitting); students participate in basic flight control manoeuvers during indoor exercises.

Emergency First Aid & CPR – HSCI10227

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Basic lifesaving first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for the workplace or home. Course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Defibrillator training is included. Certification is valid for 3 years in Emergency First Aid and CPR Level A or BLS. CPR book, certification card fee and pocket mask included.

Emerging Technologies - Augmented/Virtual Reality – INFO10283

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Interested in learning about Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality (ARVR) technology? Discover the history of the technology, the current and future applications, and how it affects industries. Explore the main companies and technologies in this space, future trends in the field, and the available career pathways. Gain a general understanding of AR/VR and discover future learning opportunities.

Emerging Technologies - Blockchain – INFO10284

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What is a Blockchain and Cryptography? What are Bitcoin and Ethereum? How do distributed networks play a role (peer-to-peer protocols)? Explore the role of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and other blockchains like HyperLedger, in monetary policy, healthcare, data storage and other industrial/commercial applications. Understand blockchain fundamentals, Bitcoin and Ethereum, and their current and potential applications.

Emerging Technologies - Introduction to Cyber Security – INFO10285

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With Cybercrime at an all-time high it is no longer an option to forgo cyber security even in a small business or at home, everyone is at risk. Focus on small business and home owners who want to learn how to better secure their home or business networks against cyber threats. Gain knowledge on cyber threats and vulnerabilities and how to protect against them.

Emerging Technologies - Programming – INFO10286

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Explore the core ideas and skills a coder needs when programming on any platform with any language. Focus on the most important languages like JavaScript, C, Ruby, and Python. Discover the strengths of each languages and learn why you might choose one over another. Goals include: recognizing what is common across all of these languages; identifying what the program is doing under the hood; and making sense of the buzzwords and jargon that you cannot avoid when programming.

Excel Linking Multiple Worksheets & Workbooks – INFO10191

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Introduces the user to advanced features such as working with multiple worksheets and workbooks. Creating/deleting worksheets, creating a formula that links more than one worksheet and or workbook. Using Excel 2016.

Excel Pivottables and Outlines – INFO10187

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PivotTables interactively rearrange large amounts of data into different views in order to make sense of the information that you have. Use Outlines to easily group data and create totals. Using Excel 2016.

Excel Productivity with Macros – INFO10217

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Learn to automate repetitive tasks using Microsoft Excel macros feature. Reduce the number of keystrokes by using macros to speed up your production and reduce time spent on spreadsheets. Using Excel 2016.

Excel Working with Charts – INFO10190

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Learn to create a graphical view of worksheet data using Excel's Chart feature. Using Excel 2016.

Excel Working with Formulas – INFO10192

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Automate your worksheets through the use of absolute referencing, formulas, and built in functions: such as average, minimum, maximum, count date, if scenarios. Using Excel 2016.

"F" is for French – CULI10102

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Interested in the classics? Learn some of the traditional, yet non "fussy" methods of classic French country cooking. Discover where it all began in this hands-on introduction, with a bit of history and loads of classic flavors.

Fall Lawn And Garden Care – HORTHOR15

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Make your landscape a year round winner! Explore lawn and garden maintenance, summer and spring bulbs, container gardening and adding fall and winter interest. This course is being delivered at the Royal Botanical Gardens, 680 Plains Road West, Burlington. L7T 4H4 Classroom 5 (upon arrival, please check in at reception to confirm room location).

First Responders Basic American Sign Language – LANG10088

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Police! Fire! EMS! Ambulance! If you are a first responder, or plan to become one, this training could help you save lives. Learn the ASL signs for emergency situations including alphabet, family members, numbers, useful expressions so that you can communicate with the deaf/hard of hearing.

Gentle Persuasive Approaches – HSCI10232

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An innovative, 4-module dementia-care curriculum based on a person-centred approach to care. The curriculum is evidence-based, interactive, and practical. Understand responsive behaviours so you can effectively and appropriately respond in a workplace setting. GPA includes respectful, self-protective, and gentle redirection techniques for use when catastrophic behaviours do occur. Book fee included.

Holiday Hors D'oeuvres – CULI10034

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Learn to create a light meal with loads of variety or start a meal off with elegance and flair! Discover simple yet elegant ways to create and cook a full Tapas platter. Learn to produce stunning hot and cold hors d'oeuvres that will impress your guests. Bring a sharp knife and towel. Food costs included.

Hydroponics and Gardening Without Soil – HORT10011

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Learn about hydroponics and the art of growing plants without soil in this one day workshop. Discover the basic types of hydroponic systems, the types of growing media that are used and the plants best suited to growing in hydroponics. Hands on experience is provided. Materials included. This course is being delivered at the Royal Botanical Gardens, 680 Plains Road West, Burlington. L7T 4H4 Classroom 5 (upon arrival, please check in at reception to confirm room location).

IBM Application Security Technologist – COMP10235

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Scan web applications against vulnerabilities and attacks. Explore OWASP security standards, Glassbox scanning, cross-site scripting, broken authentication, cross-site request forgery and threat analysis and reports. Earn IBM Official Badges. 40% online and 60% in class. Basic knowledge of web development, HTML, HTTP and application security is required. Schedule might change. Check the website for details.

IBM Business Process Developer – BUSN10226

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Discover process modeling, case management, enhancing coaches, and integration services in the different phases of the business process management (BPM) lifecycle. Explore implementation of BPM methods and understanding the process portal. Earn IBM Official Badges. 40% online and 60% in class. Basic experience of modern programming, SQL syntax, JavaScript, web services as well as practical knowledge of data structures is required. Schedule might change. Check the website for details.

Icentia CardioSTAT ECG Analysis and Reporting – HSCI10239

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Develop advanced ambulatory ECG analysis and reporting skills using Icentia?s CardioSTAT ECG analysis reporting tool (EART) software. EART software is an adjunct to the CardioSTAT ambulatory long-term ECG monitor.

Intravenous Therapy - RN/RPN – NRSGNSC90

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Intended for RNs/RPNs who work with individuals who are receiving IV therapy. Covers anatomy and physiology, types of IV solutions, variety of equipment used, initiating IV therapy (venipuncture) and appropriate nursing care. Understand generally accepted practices for IV therapy. Certification for the skill remains the responsibility of the employing agency. In class dates: Oct. 12, 13, Nov. 23, 24. Online: Oct. 26, Nov. 9. Proof of current RN/RPN registration with the CNO required. 39 hours.

Introduction to Excel – INFO10193

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Always wanted to know what Excel is all about? Discover the world of spreadsheets with Excel 2016.

Lab Basics Workshop for MLA – MLSC10014

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Gain practical skills in basic laboratory techniques, and use of basic laboratory instrumentation. Become familiar with the use of glassware in standard and reagent preparation, use of the fumehood, safe operation of the centrifuge and Kohler Illumination. Equivalent to: MLSC10003.

Learn to Tile Successfully – BLDG10105

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Learn the basic steps of tiling by starting with a simple project. Hands-on instruction will be given from selecting tiles to the actual installation and completion of a project. A good stepping stone to have the confidence to undertake a backsplash or similar project.

Machine Shop 1 – MACHRE165

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Study engine lathe operation with attention to safety, measuring, layout tools, set-up with 3 and 4 jaw chucks, speed/feed calculation, drilling, tapping, reaming, and external thread cutting. Material fee included.

Machine Shop 2 – MACHRE265

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Focus on safety procedures, operational formulae, intermediate engine lathe operation, eccentric turning, internal and external thread cutting, basic drilling, milling and surface grinding operations. Material fee included. Prerequisite: MACHRE165.

Machine Shop 3 – MACHRE465

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Study safety procedures, advanced turning operations, advanced milling applications and operational calculations. Material fee included. Prerequisite: MACHRE265.

Maternal Child/Mental Health Theory Review – NRSG10111

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Designed to integrate knowledge of development theories throughout the human life span. Emphasis on maternal/child and pediatric populations. Health promotion strategies and trends related to a variety of clients will be explored with emphasis on the integration of systems which affect these clients. Enhance your knowledge of mental health issues and current treatment trends.

Mental Health First Aid – HMNS10123

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Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) gives people the skills to provide the early help that is so important in recovery. The aim is to improve mental health literacy, and provide the skills and knowledge to help people better manage potential or developing issues with mental health. Recognize the signs and symptoms of mental health problems. Fee includes training material that will be provided in class.

Mental Health First Aid - Adults who Interact with Youth – HMNS10147

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Intended for an adult audience whose primary focus is youth aged 14-25, prepare to interact confidently about mental health with the young people in your life - including at school, extra-curricular activities, social services, family, friends, and in the community. Includes instruction about eating disorders and deliberate self-injury in addition to the 4 most common disorders discussed in MHFA BASIC. Fee includes training material that will be provided in class.

Metal Fabrication Intro Level 1 – MANU10056

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Designed for beginner fabricators or hobbyists who have welding experience (will be evaluated by instructor on first night of class). Develop skills and read shop drawings by building small steel projects using a variety of techniques and equipment. Gain experience using the oxy-acetylene torch, plasma cutter, shear, iron worker and other supplied tools. Materials included. Students must bring CSA approved safety glasses & safety boots, welding gloves, and a tape measure (metric and imperial).

Metal Fabrication Intro Level 2 – MANU10058

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Further develop the skills gained in Level 1 by fabricating a more advanced project. Choose between three designs: coffee/end table, fire pit or bookcase. Drawings and materials list will be provided. Students will purchase their own materials. Students must supply their own CSA approved safety glasses, CSA approved safety boots, welding gloves and a tape measure. Prerequisite: MANU10056.

Metal Fabrication Intro Level 3 – MANU10059

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Build your own metal project with the guidance of an expert metal fabricator. Apply techniques learned in Levels 1 and 2 to build your own custom project (size limitations; all projects to be approved by instructor). Supply own plan and materials. Students must supply their own CSA approved safety glasses, CSA approved safety boots, welding gloves and a tape measure. Prerequisite: MANU10058.

Neonatal Resuscitation-Provider Certification – HSCI10163

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Gain hands-on experience in individual skill practice and integrated simulations of mega codes and newborn scenarios. Bring proof of successful completion of online NRP exam (dated within 1 month of start date) to first class. Visit www.cps.ca/en/nrp-prn/online-examination for details. Exam requires self-study. Textbook required.

Nonviolent Crisis Intervention – CONFMHN08

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Crisis Prevention Institute NVCI Certification valid for 1 year upon successful completion. Participants must wear comfortable clothing and closed-toe, rubber soled, flat shoes. Physical exertion is required. Registrations will only be accepted from current Mohawk College Diploma or Certificate students. Bring proof of registration to class. Fee includes workbook. Equivalent to: CONF10004.

O.R. Laboratory Experience A – HSCI10156

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Practice skills for the scrub and circulating nurse roles in an operating room environment. Consists of lab and online. Lab fee included. Location of lab and supply list will be posted in eLearn at a minimum of two weeks prior to class start. YOU MUST register for HLTH10223 to complete required health clearances prior to registration, see page XX.

Operating Room Attendant Laboratory Experience – HSCI10155

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Utilize OR Attendant theory and skills in a hospital laboratory experience. Blended delivery: In class dates November 23 and 24, remainder online. Lab will be held at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital, lab fee included. Prerequisite: NRSGNSCD9. YOU MUST register for HLTH10223 to complete health clearances prior to registration, see page XX.

Ozone Layer Protection Awareness Program – ENVR10065

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Examine environmentally correct equipment design, and handling procedures for CFC/HCFC/HFC refrigerants. Intended for those who wish to maintain an ODP card or whose card has expired. Course manual included.

Perinatal Support Worker – HSCI10240

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As an independent, ancillary, member of the health care team the PNSW will act as an advocate for the women and families they support. Working in collaboration with other members of a woman's health care team the PNSW can create the most appropriate and personalized emotional, educational and physical support for mother, baby and family. Blended delivery: 128 hours in class, 384 hours of independent study, 500 hours apprenticeship/volunteer work.

Phlebotomy Training – MLSC10040

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Introduces the theory and techniques required for safe practice in Phlebotomy, when collecting both venous and capillary blood samples. Blended delivery. Online class September 21. In class dates: September 28 & 29. 22 hours.

Photography - Travel – PHTO10015

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Discover the techniques and procedures required for dynamic images of people and places. Make informed decisions about equipment, customs procedures, foreign country protocols, copyright laws, etc. Discuss publishing and selling. Field trip, if time permits.

Photoshop Adobe – INFO10149

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ACCELERATED! Learn the fundamentals required to edit and enhance a variety of images in Adobe Photoshop. Work with tools, layers, masks, channels, text, vectors, colour adjustments, to compose and prepare files for web or print. This is an accelerated, blended course, therefore you must have your own software for home use and have basic computer skills. Blended Delivery. In class dates: Oct 19, 26, and Nov 2.

Private Investigator-Licensing Requirements – LAWS10091

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Complete the training and study the curriculum for the private investigator's test as mandated by the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services. Blended delivery. 40 hours in class (Nov 2, 9, 10, 16), 10 hours online.

Private Security Basic Training – LAWS10214

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Complete the training for security guard testing as mandated by the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services. Ministry required Emergency Level First Aid certification training (HSCI10227) must be taken as a corequisite. Blended delivery. 20 hours in class (Nov 2, 9), 10 hours online.

Programmable Logic Controllers Programming 4 – ASYS10018

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Explores Communications Logic instructions. Participants will work on an Allen-Bradley Contrologix 5000 processor via a personal computer using Rockwell's RSLogix5000 programming software. Extensive lab work will ensure that as much "hands-on" experience as possible is gained. Prerequisite: ASYS10017.

Pruning and Maintenance Of Shrubs And Trees – HORTHOR36

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Demonstrations with live plants and illustrated presentations by a Certified Arborist are used to give you the confidence to prune your shrubs and garden plants successfully. This course is being delivered at the Royal Botanical Gardens, 680 Plains Road West, Burlington. L7T 4H4 Classroom 5 (upon arrival, please check in at reception to confirm room location).

Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (Drones) Flight Review – AFTD10035

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This mandatory assessment is required for candidates wishing to apply for their small RPAS endorsed for advanced operations pilot certificate. Work through skills documented in TP15395 while under the careful assessment of an approved flight reviewer. In order to be admitted to this course, the candidate shall have successfully completed and passed the Transport Canada Small Remotely Piloted Aircraft (VLOS)?Advanced Operations exam. See website for location details. Drone required.

RPAS Flight Training – AFTD10034

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Prepare students to undertake the Transport Canada flight review requirement for advanced operations in this practical course. Explore rudimentary aircraft attitudes and movements and then progress though exercises devoted to developing the necessary hand eye coordination and situational awareness to manipulate these aircraft. See website for location details. Students must bring their own drone.

Serger Know How – CREA10169

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Discover how to use your serger to its fullest potential with proficiency! Master various techniques, use decorative threads, and a variety of fabrics including knits. Practice these skills by completing project(s) during the course. The purchase of supplies is required. A materials list will be provided before the course starts. Please contact us for more information or to receive materials list by email. You must supply your own serger. Some materials included.

Sewing - Introduction – TEXTHC027

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Tackle a simple project and gain basic skills in operating a sewing machine. A great stepping stone for future participation in other sewing courses and the Dressmaking Certificate program. Some materials included.

Standard First Aid, C.P.R. 'BLS'/AED – HSCI10088

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Basic Life Support Provider Level. Complete intensive training, according to Red Cross Standards, WSIB (ON) approved. Designed to meet training requirements of community or industry personnel. A prerequisite for many college entry programs (e.g. MedRadSciences, CVT, DCS, OTA/PTA, PSW, ECE, CYC, ES, Fire Fighters, etc.). First Aid Valid for 3 years. CPR valid for 1 year. No refunds or transfers after course start date. CPR book, certification card fee and pocket mask included.

Stress Response and the Immune System – HLTH10226

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Examine stress and its sources. Covers the psychological, physiological and biochemical response that occurs in the body which impacts overall health. Acute and chronic stress will be explored as well as coping strategies and techniques including meditation, biofeedback, yoga, and other holistic practices.

Supply Chain Operations – BUSN10187

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Review the key strategic, tactical and operational issues in converting resource inputs into outputs of goods and services. Illustrate how functional areas within an organization interact to design, make, deliver, and service products or services for customers.

The Management Of Wounds – HSCIHS127

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Enhance theoretical knowledge and practical skills in caring for complex wounds, including leg ulcers. Blended delivery. In class dates: Sep 28, Oct 26, Nov 23, remainder on eLearn. Text available from Titles Bookstore at McMaster Hospital Room 1G. Must bring proof of CNO registration and textbook to first class.

Traditional Christmas Urn – FLOR10020

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Create a stunning effect with this seasonal urn insert that can be used indoors or out. This eye-catching piece combines greens, branches, berries and more. Put your own twist on it to enhance your decorating for the holiday season. Materials included. You MUST register by November 1.

Weekend Boot Camp-Wheel Throwing – CERA10003

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Throw faster, larger, more consistently. Come throw for a whole weekend and hone your skills before the start of the term. Bring your own clay or buy from the studio. Work will not be kept/fired at Mohawk. Studio fee included.

Welding Introduction - Level 1 – WELD10073

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(Formerly Basic Welding) Develop skills as a hobbyist or explore a new career with this introductory course for the beginner welder. Provides instruction on basic welding theory and hand-on practical welding skills. Helmets will be provided. Materials included. Students must supply their own safety glasses with side shields, safety boots and welding gloves.

Wood Finishing Basics – BLDG10135

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Designed for beginners and expert woodworkers alike, learn the fundamentals of wood finishing through a step-by-step process focusing on texture, colour, sheen and protection. Includes surface preparation, application, different finishing options as well as tips for building with a finish in mind. Materials included. CSA approved safety shoes and glasses are required.

Woodworking Level 1 – BLDGTZ070

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Produce several small woodworking projects from solid lumber in order to develop basic machine competency skills on the radial arm saw, band saw, table saw, jointer, planer, drill press and hand router. Tools supplied. Materials included. Theory and practical tests included. Safety glasses and CSA approved safety shoes are mandatory and are the responsibility of the student. Equivalent to: BLDG10022.

Working at Heights - Recertification – BLDG10726

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Individuals who obtain their working at heights certification are required by law to recertify every 3 years. Did you receive your certification in 2015? If so, you will be required to recertify this year by taking a practical working at heights recertification course. Chief Prevention Officer approved, practical hands on assessment, certification card provided to those who are successful.

Working at Heights Training – BLDG10113

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Employers in Ontario must ensure that workers on construction projects who may use certain methods of fall protection successfully complete 'working at heights' training that meets training program and provider standards established by the CPO. This mandatory training is for anyone on a construction site who works at heights (10 feet/3 m and above). Obtain the required theoretical and practical training to meet Ministry training requirements. Course manual included.

WSIB Eligibility Adjudication – BUSNBU158

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Develop knowledge of the policies and procedures for determining initial entitlement in a Workplace Safety and Insurance Board claim.