Walters State Offers Auction, Parenting, Safety and Microsoft | Rogersville

Walters State non-credit courses offered in April include ServSafe, The Auction; parenthood and divorce; OSHA standard and 30 hour safety training and Microsoft Excel level 2.

To register or for information on any of these courses, contact Kellie Hendrix 423-798-7988 or [email protected]

Online course

These courses are given on the Zoom videoconferencing platform.

Auction: 4 p.m. Gallery License, April 5-14, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-10 p.m. $434.

This course covers auctioning in an easy-to-understand process that meets the educational licensing requirements of the state of Tennessee. Upon completion of this course and after passing the gallery exam, students can then submit an application for a gallery license with payment. This course is designed for people wishing to become a professional auctioneer or operate an auction.

Auction: 50-hour apprenticeship, April 5 to May 17, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 to 10 p.m., $634.

This course covers auctioning in an easy-to-understand format that meets the educational licensing requirements of the state of Tennessee. This course is for students who wish to become a licensed auctioneer. Upon completion of this course and passing the learning license, students can submit an application with payment for the learning license.

Parenthood and Divorce: Online, April 5 or 19, 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., $60.

This course meets the state requirements for the parenting class required by all divorcing parents. The course shows parents how to continue to co-parent their children even if they are no longer in a relationship. Improve your family’s communication skills and make this transition less traumatic for all family members, especially children. Class attendance is required to receive the certificate of completion.

Morristown Campus

Microsoft Excel Level 2: April 12, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., $150

This course builds on the skills and concepts taught in Level 1. Learn to use multiple worksheets and workbooks effectively. Start using more advanced formatting options, including workbooks, functions, formulas, data ranges, and data analysis. This course can also be taken on Zoom.

County of Sevier

ServSafe course: April 6, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Northview Academy, Kodak, $109

This course is based on the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation guidelines for training in food safety requirements. The Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point system is covered. Students will learn federal and state laws governing food service. The class provides a solid foundation in basic sanitation and safety principles and how to apply them in foodservice operations. This one-day course also trains supervisors in best practices for training employees in food service hygiene and safety. The cost includes the exam.

Niswonger Campus, Greeneville

OSHA #511 Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry: April 4-7, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., $800

OSHA #511 covers policies, procedures, and standards, as well as general industry safety and health principles. A copy of General Industry Standards 29 CFR 1910 is included in the registration fee. Participants must pass a written exam at the end of the course.

This course meets one of two prerequisites for those wishing to take OSHA Trainer Course #501. This course is not part of the OSHA 30 hour course.

30 Hour OSHA Safety Training – General Industry: April 18-21, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., $449.

This course is recommended for front line supervisors, safety committee members and safety professionals. This training helps ensure that workers are well informed about workplace hazards and worker rights. This training reduces downtime and could reduce injuries on the job.

Walters State Labor Training Building, Greeneville

Welding level 1 – Stick welding: April 26-May 24 (Tuesdays), 4 p.m.-8 p.m., $279

This course introduces shop practices, equipment, materials, and skills related to the shielded arc welding process, also known as stick welding. This is widely used in construction, maintenance and repair industries. The skills developed can be applied to other welding processes. This course is based on practical exercises at your own pace. Students can develop basic entry skills or improve existing skills.

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