Community Education Workshops

Welcome to our workshops. Here, you'll learn what workshops are being offered under each category. Have fun browsing. If you don't find something that you would be interested in, let us know by dropping a note to communityed@gatewaycc.edu
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Arts

Discover Sign Language II

Instructor: TBD TBD

Learn to build phrases and sentences with the vocabulary you used in Discover Sign Language 1, as well as some new vocabulary. You will practice phrases and sentences by recording your own signing and uploading them for review. Not only that, but you will also continue to explore the world of Deaf culture by learning more about the history of Deaf culture in the United States, famous Deaf individuals, and the impact of recent laws and technology on the modern-day Deaf community.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $115

Instant Italian

Instructor: TBD TBD

Learn to express yourself comfortably in Italian. You'll be surprised how quickly and easily you are able to learn Italian in this course, which provides knowledge of practical, everyday words and phrases you are likely to hear if you vacation in Italy.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $115

Photographing People with Your Digital Camera

Instructor: TBD TBD

Become a skilled photographer when it comes to taking beautiful pictures of adults, children, or babies. This course will help you discover the best way to shoot faces, fix common close-up problems, and use digital photo editing techniques to retouch your photos.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $115

Speed Spanish

Instructor: TBD TBD

Imagine yourself speaking, reading and writing Spanish. Now you can with Speed Spanish. This course is designed for anyone who wants to learn Spanish pronto. You will learn six easy recipes for gluing Spanish words together to form sentences. In no time at all, you will be able to go into any Spanish speaking situation and converse in Spanish. ¡Qué Bueno!

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 6:00pm N/A Online $115

Travel Photography for the Digital Photographer

Instructor: TBD TBD

Learn the tips, tricks, and techniques that digital photographers use to capture inspiring scenes from around the world. This course teaches photography techniques that are both traditional and unique to digital technology so you can be prepared to create high-quality shots that will captivate viewers.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $115

Discover Sign Language

Instructor: TBD TBD

Gain confidence in your ability to sign with the Deaf community. This course immerses you in silence to help you gain an understanding of the perspective of the hearing impaired and uses videos to demonstrate not only how to make signs, but how to communicate with facial expression.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.

Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
TBD 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A TBD $115

Computer Applications

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2019/Office 365

Instructor: TBD TBD

Learn to quickly and efficiently use Microsoft Excel 2019/Office 365 as you discover dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully formatted worksheets. This course, taught by an experience Microsoft Excel instructor, provides in-depth knowledge for beginners that will have you using Excel like a pro.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $129

Introduction to Microsoft Project 2019/Office 365

Instructor: TBD TBD

Learn to effectively plan, implement, and control projects using Microsoft Project 2019/Office 365. This course will help you master the basics to create and share a project schedule, track costs and resources, produce reports, and resolve problems to keep your projects on track.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Tue, Wed 12:00am N/A Online $129

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2019/Office 365

Instructor: TBD TBD

Learn to create professional-looking letters, reports, and documents using Microsoft Word 2019/Office 365. This hands-on course will help you master the basic features of this powerful word-processing program to type, edit, and format text, and spell check and print documents like a pro.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $129

Introduction to Python 3 Programming

Instructor: TBD TBD

Create foundational programming structures with Python. This course will provide the fundamentals of computer programming in Python 3 with topics that include basic decisions and loops, advanced data structures, object-oriented programming, and graphical user interfaces.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $129

Introduction to QuickBooks 2019

Instructor: TBD TBD

Take control of accounting for your business. This course provides hands-on experience in QuickBooks 2019 as you set up a chart of accounts; reconcile your bank accounts; create and print invoices, receipts, and statements; track payables, inventory, and receivables; create estimates; and generate reports.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $129

Introduction to SQL

Instructor: TBD TBD

Gain a solid working knowledge of the most powerful and widely used database programming language. This course will provide you the skills to write SQL queries to create tables, retrieve data from single or multiple tables, manipulate data in a database, and gather statistics from data stored in a database.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $129

Fitness & Wellness

Luscious, Low-Fat, Lighting Quick Meals

Instructor: Donna Acosta, RDN

Learn to create delicious and nutritious meals by reducing fat without sacrificing flavor. This course provides tips on menu planning and quicker cooking, and it allows you to try out over 50 exciting lower-fat recipes.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $100

Nutrition, Chronic Disease and Health Promotion

Instructor: TBD TBD

Learn how nutrition impacts health and the development of chronic diseases. This course will give you expertise regarding the role food and water play in health and how making appropriate changes in nutrition can have powerful effects on health throughout life.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 12 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $100

Understanding Adolescents

Instructor: Sonya Jodoin

Uncover the secrets of the adolescent mind. This course provides valuable information on how adolescents feel, how their identities develop, and how you can best meet their needs.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $100

Wellness and the Environment

Instructor: TBD TBD

Gain knowledge that can help you take action to improve your health, well-being, and the environment around you. This course provides actionable steps to create and sustain a healthy environment so you can prevent or control related disease, injury, and disability.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 9 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $55

Personal Enrichment

A to Z Grant Writing

Instructor: TBD TBD

Learn the ins and outs of grant writing from a veteran grant writer. This course will provide the experience and skills you need to become a successful grant writer as you learn to put together stand-out proposals that will encourage funds from donors.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $115

Effective Business Writing

Instructor: TBD TBD

Improve your career prospects by learning how to develop powerful written documents that draw readers in and keep them motivated to continue to the end. This course will help you identify gaps and eliminate problem areas in your writing skills.

Six Week, Instructor Led, Online Workshop, 24 Course Hours.
Choose Your Start Date: FEB 10, MAR 17, APR 14, OR MAY 19

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Online 2/10, 3/17, 4/14, 5/19 Wed 12:00am N/A Online $115

GateWay's Community Education has partnered with Ed2Go to offer a variety of year-round online workshops. See the online schedule:

Online Fundamental Courses
Online Advanced Career Training Programs

For the health and safety of students, faculty, staff and guests, the Art Studio Lab Space is temporarily closed to help reduce the spread of COVID-19 during this time. 

The GateWay Washington campus offers Art Studio Open Lab Space for groups and individuals to use. There are three Studios that are available:
 

Ceramics Studio

Two electric kilns for firing ceramics. A large programmable low fire gas kiln – 6x6x6’ interior space. Our pug mil grinds and compresses clay for reuse. Studio for throwing, hand building, drying, glazing and firing vessels and ceramic sculpture.

Reserve Your Space

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Casting and Metal Working Studio

The 1900 sq. ft. outdoor art studio is secure with access via a large gate, two cranes with 5k lb. capacity, speedy melt furnace, foundry set up with pouring pit and large gas fired burnout kiln, gas fired forge, big blue 50 trip hammer, several anvils, vices, a large sand muller, electric pug mil, indoor and outdoor space is equipped with electric and pneumatic power, MIG, TIG, Oxy Acetylene welders, plasma cutter with two large professional welding tables. Complete inventory of hand tools, electric and pneumatic.

 

Painting and Drawing Studio

Our 1900 sq. ft. indoor space is equipped with up lighting, down lighting, and spot lighting. Large adjustable easels, a band saw, a drill press, two roll up doors with access to natural light from the outside art yard. The space is equipped with window covers for life drawing. The art studio is well ventilated with four large sinks and plenty of storage space is available.

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If you are interested in using this space, please contact: 

Community Education

(602) 286–8090 or email: communityed@gatewaycc.edu