Collin College Continuing Education debuts eight new courses starting in February:
Spanish for Retail Sales meets Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 11-March 27 from 7-9 p.m. Students seeking to communicate with confidence to Spanish speaking customers will benefit from industry specific vocabulary learned in this 24-hour, 12-session course. Fee: $129. For more information, visit collin.edu/ce/courses/spanish_retail.html.
Notary Signing Agent meets Saturday, Feb. 23 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Highly qualified notary signing agents are in demand and are specifically trained in facilitating mortgage closings. Fee: $79. For more information, visit collin.edu/ce/courses/notary_signing.html.
Certified Fiber Optics Technician, CFOT meets Tuesday-Friday, Feb. 5-8 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. In this 32-hour, four session hands-on certification preparation course, students will apply ANSI/TIA/EIA standards. Fee: $1,599. For more information, visit collin.edu/ce/courses/CFOT.html.
Certified Premises Cabling Technician, CPCT meets Tuesday-Friday, Feb. 19-22 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. This course will prepare the student for CPCT exam sanctioned by the Fiber Optics Association. Fee: $1,599. For more information, visit collin.edu/ce/courses/CPCT.html.
Creative Nonfiction meets Wednesdays, Feb. 6-March 13 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Students will learn the techniques of writing real life into page-turning nonfiction in this 18-hour, six-session course. Fee: $119. For more information, visit collin.edu/ce/courses/creative_nonfiction.html.
SolidWorks CSWA I meets Wednesdays and Fridays Feb. 8-March 22 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. In this 24-hour, 12-session blended classroom and online course, students begin preparation for the Certified SolidWorks Associate certification exam that is held at the end of the CSWA II course. Fee: $249. For more information, visit collin.edu/ce/courses/CSWA_I.html.
Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2010 is an 18 hour, six session Microsoft Certification preparation course that meets Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 18-March 6 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Fee: $249. For more information, visit collin.edu/ce/courses/TFS.html.
Android Application Development – User Interface meets Mondays, Feb. 25-April 15 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Mobile app development continues to be in demand. This 24-hour, eight-session course continues past the basics by teaching how to create a rich user interface. Fee: $279. For more information, visit collin.edu/ce/courses/android-userinterface.html.
To register for any of these courses visit collin.edu/ce/register or call 972-985-3711. All of these courses are taught at the Collin College Courtyard Center at 4800 Preston Park Blvd. in Plano unless otherwise noted.