Continuing Education Courses

Accounting Basics

This online course focuses on the fundamentals of financial accounting concepts for students seeking a basic understanding of terminology and principles. Topics include the accounting cycle, journal entries, T-accounts, adjusting entries, and financial accounting statements. Upon completion, students should have a practical understanding of basic accounting principles, transactions, and operations. Prepayment of tuition is required.

ACC 7108

Upcoming class dates TBA

Submit the Interest Form to be notified once upcoming course dates are announced.

Advanced Cardiac Life Support

ACLS is an advanced, instructor-led classroom course that highlights the importance of team dynamics and communication, systems of care and immediate post-cardiac-arrest care. It also covers airway management and related pharmacology. In this course, skills are taught in large, group sessions and small, group learning and testing stations where case-based scenarios are presented. Pre-payment and pre-registration is required no later than three business days prior to the class. To preregister, call Donna Thompson at 336-342-4261 x2602. NC fee exempt status applies.

Instructor: Varies Cost: $70 Fees: $10 Total cost: $80
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
EMS-3048-01 52228 FS 3/12-3/13 8AM-5PM OHS 123

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Recertification

Pre-payment and preregistration are required no later than three business days prior to the class. To preregister, call Donna Thompson at 336-342-4261 x2602. NC fee exempt status applies.

Instructor: Varies Cost: $70 Fees: $10 Total cost: $80
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
EMS-3048-02 52229 S 3/13 8AM-5PM OHS 123

AHA ACLS Instructor

This course is the classroom component required to become a become an ACLS instructor. For information on the complete requirements to become an American Heart Association instructor, please visit: http://www.heart.org and follow the link for Instructors and Training Centers. Please contact Donna Thompson at 336-342-4261 x2602 for registration and additional information.

Instructor: Varies Cost $70
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
EMS-3104-01 52230 F 2/26 8AM-5PM OHS 123

AHA BLS Instructor

This is the classroom component that must be completed to become a CPR instructor. For information on the complete requirements to become an American Heart Association Instructor, please visit: http://www.heart.org and follow the link for Instructors and Training Centers. Please contact Donna Thompson at 336-342-4261 x2602 for registration and additional information.

Instructor: Varies Cost $70
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
SAF-3023-01 52233 S 2/20 8AM-5PM OHS 123

AHA PALS Instructor

This course is the classroom component required to become a become a Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) instructor. For information on the complete requirements to become an American Heart Association instructor, please visit: http://www. heart.org and follow the link for Instructors and Training Centers. To preregister, call Donna Thompson at 336-342-4261 x2602.

Instructor: TBA Cost $70
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
EMS-3105-01 52234 F 4/16 8AM-5PM OHS 123

Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET)

Jan. 6-June 11, 2021 Evenings & Saturdays

Basic MIG Welding

This program introduces gas metal arc welding and flux core arc welding processes. Topics include equipment setup and fillet and groove weld with emphasis on application of GMAW and FCAW electrodes on carbon steel plate. Upon completion, students will have the knowledge base to seek employment as an entry level MIG welders. This course also prepares students to continue into the RCC Welding Technology certificate and diploma programs.

Instructor: TBA Cost: $270
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
WLD-3106-01 52242 TTH 1/12-5/6 6-9:30PM IT1 107

Cardiovascular Technician/Monitor

This program is designed and approved to prepare the student to become a certified EKG (ECG) and Technician/Monitor. Topics include: Anatomy and Physiology of the heart, principles of EKG, dysrhythmia recognition of sinus, junctional/atrial rhythms, heart blocks and bundle branches and ventricular ectopy rhythms. Skills include operating EKG equipment, running and mounting strips, reading and interpreting 22 types of cardiac lead tracing produced from 12 and five lead monitors. Upon completion, students will be eligible to apply for the Certified EKG Technician (CET) exam with the National Health Career Association.

Instructor: Thomas Cost: $192
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
ICV-3111-01 52308 F 2/19-5/14 9AM-12PM OHS 120
M-SU Online

Central Sterile Processing

This program introduces the primary responsibilities of a central sterile technician. The course includes practical applications of learned concepts and procedures. Topics include preparation, storage, distribution of instruments, supplies and equipment, quality assurance and inventory management. Upon completion, students should be able to apply the principles of sterilization/ disinfection in the workplace as well as the principles of distribution of instruments/supplies/equipment. Upon completion, students will be eligible to apply for the National Institute for Certification of Healthcare Sterile Processing and Distribution Personnel Examination (CBSPD).

Instructor: Talley Cost: $182
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
MED-3002-01 52132 TH 1/28-4/7 9AM-3PM OHS 120
M-SU Online

Ceramic Design

Develop the skills you need to work with clay. This 96-hour course will provide students with the skills and techniques they need to make functional and decorative objects out of clay. Using the potter’s wheel and various hand-building techniques, students take their designs from clay to glazed and fired ceramic pieces. The class also covers the essentials of ceramic glazes and the operation of both electric and gas kilns. Individual instruction is supplemented with daily demonstrations, slide talks, handouts and videos. Beginners in clay will leave with a solid foundation and understanding of the pottery studio and more advanced makers will be able to focus in and further develop their ideas. Clay, glaze materials and firings will be provided.

Instructor: Jones Cost: $280
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
PRC-7152-01 52202 MW 1/11-5/3 6-9PM CCA 104

Certified Medical Reimbursement Specialist

MED 7104

Upcoming class dates TBA

Submit the Interest Form to be notified once upcoming course dates are announced.

This course is eligible for the Eagle Train and Gain Scholarship. Please submit completed application forms to the RCC Financial Aid Office.

 

Certified Professional Coder (CPC) Bootcamp

This course is designed to prepare students for the CPC certification exam. The course will be delivered online and will meet virtually one night a week. Registration fees do not include certification exam fees. Prepayment of tuition and purchase of course materials (approx. $200) are required.

Instructor: Archer Cost: $180
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
MED-7108-01 52248 TH 1/28-5/7 6-8PM Virtual M-SU Online

Chainsaw Safety

Chainsaw safety classroom and field training is covered during this two-day USFS-certified training session by Helton Forestry Enterprises. Due to significant storm damage to area trails, the need for certified and recertified chainsaw operators is a critical issue. Participants learn basics of chainsaw job hazard analysis, use and maintenance, directional felling, as well as saw tasks and techniques. Participants perform chainsaw operations and be evaluated on their skill level under the guidance of one of the more experienced USFS qualified instructor/certifiers in NC. Certificates will be awarded to all participants. Participants must dress appropriately for trailwork – gloves, hard hat, safety glasses, chaps, and leather boots required. Chainsaws will be provided.

Instructor: Helton Forestry Enterprises Cost: $200
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
SEF-7192-01 52067 FS 2/26-2/27 8AM-5PM BLC 108

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst

This program prepares students to evaluate the weaknesses of traditional and wireless networks for the purpose of incident response, reconstruction, and investigative techniques. This course is for professionals looking to perform data analysis and interpret the results, use threat detection tools, and protect applications and systems within an organization. Skills covered include threat and vulnerability management, security architecture, and cyber-incident response. In addition, students will prepare for the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CySA+) exam. Intermediate information technology skill level is recommended. Class will meet face-to-face one night per week in the Cybersecurity Lab on campus and a portion of coursework will be delivered online. Prepayment of tuition, and purchase of the course materials (approx. $125) are required. Registration fees do not include CompTIA CySA+ certification exam fees.

Instructor: Pere Cost: $180
CCT-7000-01 52247 T 1/26-5/7 6-8PM ADT 120
M-SU Online

CompTIA Network+ and Security+

NET 7003

Upcoming class dates TBA

Submit the  Interest Form  to be notified once upcoming course dates are announced.

This course is eligible for the Eagle Train and Gain Scholarship. Please submit completed  application forms to the RCC Financial Aid Office.

Computer Programming

Learn aspects of developing a computer program. Analyze problems, create pseudocode and flow charts, and ultimately create a functioning program to solve those problems. Students learn to correct and execute programs, apply effective programming techniques to prepare business reports, and create and maintain data files. Students do not need a strong technical or math background to succeed in this course. The course is delivered online and meets virtually one night per week. Tuition prepayment required.

Instructor: Osborne Cost: $180
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
CSC-3110-01 52249 TH 2/4-5/7 6-8PM Virtual
M-SU Online

CPR (American Heart Association-Basic Life Support – Health Care Provider Course)

Learn how to recognize an emergency, care for conscious and unconscious choking victims, recognize signs of a heart attack, rescue breathing and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. This course also introduces automated external defibrillation and is approved by American Heart Association. When the course is completed, students receive an AHA/BLS recognition card that is valid for 2 years. No fee exemptions. Prepayment and Pre- registration is required no later than one business week prior to class. AHA Cards are now eCards, you must have an email address to access your card. To pre-register, contact Donna Thompson at 336-342-4261 x2602.

Instructor: Varies Cost: $45 Fees: $10 Total cost: $55
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
SEF-7010-01 52210 S 1/30 9AM-1PM OHS 123
SEF-7010-02 52213 F 2/12 9AM-1PM OHS 123
SEF-7010-03 52214 S 2/27 9AM-1PM OHS 123
SEF-7010-01 52216 F 3/12 9AM-1PM OHS 123
SEF-7010-05 52217 S 3/27 9AM-1PM OHS 123
SEF-7010-06 52219 F 4/9 9AM-1PM OHS 123
SEF-7010-07 52220 S 4/24 9AM-1PM OHS 123
SEF-7010-08 52221 F 5/7 9AM-1PM OHS 123

Customer Service

This online course stresses the importance of delivering quality customer service. Emphasis is placed on customer service from the company’s point of view as well as the customers. Students will study skills in communication, telephone etiquette, netiquette, time management, and problem-solving. Students will also learn how to anticipate customer needs and effectively handle customer relations. Tuition prepayment required.

Instructor: Haskins Cost: $125
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
MKT-7600-02 53032 M-SU 2/25-4/8 Online

Drawing and Keeping a Sketchbook

If you have always wanted to learn to draw, or you just want to learn more, this class is for you. The basics of drawing will begin the class and we progress as the class advances. Step by step, the instructor will demonstrate and help you keep a sketchbook of your progress. Student supply list: pencils, erasers, spiral- bound sketchbook, paper towels, and any kind of soft brush to clear away eraser bits.

Instructor: Boles Cost: $70
Course Code Section Days Date Time Loc
CSP-7142-01 52211 T 3/16-5/4 1-4PM TBA
Address

Rockingham Community College
215 Wrenn Memorial Rd.
Wentworth, NC 27375

Hours

Monday to Thursday:
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Contact

336-342-4261
336-349-9986 (fax)
info@rockinghamcc.edu