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JCC Fall 2017 Workshop Listing Released

Jefferson Community College (JCC) Continuing Education Division has released the Fall 2017 listing of non-credit workshops. Series of workshops include professional growth and technology, personal enrichment, Jefferson Express, and pre-certification training. Classes meet on JCC’s campus in Watertown, online and at community locations.

To register for a non-credit workshop at Jefferson, call the JCC Continuing Education Division at (315) 786-2233. Registration is required five (5) business days prior to the start of the workshop.

Featured fall 2017 workshops are:    

Introduction to Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (SUAS)
This workshop provides all of the vital skills and information necessary for new drone pilots to operate safely and legally and prepare for Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certification, a requirement to operate a drone for business purposes. The comprehensive 18-hour course is designed to provide thorough instruction on drone systems, use applications, legal issues, maintenance, FAA regulations, piloting skills, and safety best practices, as well as prepare operators to successfully pass the remote pilot knowledge test. The course fee includes a workbook, a quadcopter with camera, a computer flight simulator with radio controller, 50 FAA sample test questions, and 18 hours of instruction. Certification testing must be administered at an authorized FAA Knowledge Testing Center and is NOT included in the course fee.
Saturdays, October 14 - October 28
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $1490 (CED 627 701)

3 Financial Planning Strategies for Women
This seminar encourages women to take charge of their financial future in order to achieve their dreams. It reviews the financial planning process and the unique considerations for women. This presentation is approximately 60 minutes.
Thursday, October 12
6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $30 (CED 542 701)

Hands-On Grant Writing
In this two half-day workshop you will learn how to develop an initial outline for a grant application, how grant applications vary by funder type, the common key elements of a grant proposal, and how to create compelling grant application elements that tell a story.
Tuesday, October 24 and Wednesday, October 25
8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $350 (CED 238 701)