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Friday, April 3, 2015

FREE Career Exploration events happening this summer!

FOR ADULTS LOOKING FOR CAREER TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
Participants will rotate through all of the following programs of study during this FREE workshop:
  • Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration- Learn how to properly read, review, and draw a schematic before demonstrating your wiring skills on a practice board.
  • Automotive Collision Repair- By experimenting with mixing ratios and toners, you will discover how to create an automotive color.
  • Automotive Service Technology- While building a remote control car, you will experiment with basic parts replacement and learn about ratios used in transmissions.
  • Business – Accounting, Business Office Technology, and Retail Marketing- You will enhance your critical thinking and entrepreneurial skills while participating in the creation of a business simulation.
  • Computer Information Systems Technology- After you completely disassemble a personal computer, you will race against the clock to reassemble the pieces into a working machine before the buzzer sounds.
  • Drafting- You will construct a variety of 3D objects using AutoDesk Revit and AutoDesk Inventor software.
  • Health Professions – EMT, Nursing Assistant, Practical and Registered Nursing- By observing various nursing classes, you will become acquainted with the variety of health-related programs offered at UACCM.
  • Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology- After you analyze safety hazards related to working with electrical equipment, you will use a live computer program to experiment with Programmable Logic Controllers.
  • Petroleum Technology- During the hands-on stainless steel tubing bending class, you will use crescent wrenches, tube benders and stainless steel fitting devices while your critical thinking skills are being challenged.
  • Surveying- In addition to learning how a GPS system works, you will gain hands-on experience while using surveying equipment to measure angles and distances.
  • Welding- You will develop the basic proficiencies with oxy-fuel cutting and plasma systems while you cut a small metal logo during the hands-on welding session.
Contact Information:
Kim Darling
Director of Community Education
501-977-2189
darling@uaccm.edu



FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS Register now by clicking here!
Due to overwhelming demand, the Career Exploration Explosion program scheduled for June 22-25 has reached the maximum enrollment capacity. If you are interested in being added to a waiting list as an alternate, please complete this form: Register now by clicking here!

Join us for this FREE explosive four-day journey where you can explore several of the exciting possibilities for your future. You will gain hands-on experience and take away valuable skills as you shape your understanding of various career fields.

Participants will rotate through all of the following programs of study:
  • Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration- Learn how to properly read, review, and draw a schematic before demonstrating your wiring skills on a practice board.
  • Automotive Collision Repair- By experimenting with mixing ratios and toners, you will discover how to create an automotive color.
  • Automotive Service Technology- While building a remote control car, you will experiment with basic parts replacement and learn about ratios used in transmissions.
  • Business – Accounting, Business Office Technology, and Retail Marketing- Enhance your critical thinking and entrepreneurial skills while participating in the creation of a business simulation.
  • Computer Information Systems Technology- Race against the clock to completely disassemble and reassemble a personal computer.
  • Drafting- You will construct a variety of 3D objects using AutoDesk Revit and AutoDesk Inventor software.
  • Health Professions – EMT, Nursing Assistant, Practical and Registered Nursing- Learn about UACCM’s health related programs while observing various nursing classes.
  • Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology- After you analyze safety hazards related to working with electrical equipment, you will use a live computer program to experiment with Programmable Logic Controllers.
  • Petroleum Technology- During the hands-on mock well assembly lab, you will use pipe wrenches and Teflon tape while your critical thinking skills are being challenged.
  • Surveying- In addition to learning how a GPS system works, you will gain hands-on experience while using surveying equipment to measure angles and distances.
  • Welding- You will develop the basic proficiencies with oxy-fuel cutting and plasma systems while you cut a small metal logo during the hands-on welding session.
You may just ignite your passion for a high-demand, high-paying job that helps you soar to new heights!

Contact Information:
Kim Darling
Director of Community Education
501-977-2189
darling@uaccm.edu

Due to overwhelming demand, the Career Exploration Explosion program scheduled for June 22-25 has reached the maximum enrollment capacity. If you are interested in being added to a waiting list as an alternate, please complete this form: Register now by clicking here!

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