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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Career Training

Dental Assisting

Instructor: TBD TBD

The 80-hour Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry-level positions in one of the fastest growing health care positions - Dental Assisting. The purpose of this course is to familiarize the student with all areas of pre-clinical dental assisting and provide training in the professional skills required to function as an assistant in the dental practice. In addition to entry-level administrative jobs, this course is ideal for students interested in pursuing a future formal Dental Hygienist program. The program includes graded quizzes and exams. Textbooks included.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Deer Valley 9/22, 9/24, 9/29, 10/1, 10/6, 10/8, 10/13, 10/15, 10/20, 10/22, 10/27, 10/29, 11/3, 11/5, 11/10, 11/12, 11/17, 11/19, 11/24, 11/26, 12/1, 12/3, 12/8, 12/10 Tue, Thu 5:30pm to 9:00pm 3 hours 30 mins 120 $1499

CompTIA Security+

Instructor: TBD TBD

CompTIA Security+ is the primary course needed if job responsibilities include securing network services, devices, and traffic in the organization. This course prepares students for the CompTIA Security+ certification examination. This course, will build on the students’ knowledge of and professional experience with security fundamentals, networks, and organizational security as they acquire the specific skills required to implement basic security services on any type of computer network. CompTIA recommends at least two years of IT admin experience and the Network+ credential before taking Security+.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Washington Campus 9/14, 9/16, 9/18, 9/21, 9/23, 9/25, 9/28, 9/30, 10/2, 10/5, 10/7, 10/9, 10/12, 10/14, 10/16, 10/19 Mon, Wed, Fri 6:00pm to 8:30pm 2 hours 30 mins MA2124 $1995

GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst

Instructor: TBD TBD

This certification preparation course is for existing security professionals who are responsible for network and host monitoring, traffic analysis, and intrusion detection and want to obtain the Global Information Assurance Certification (GCIA) credential. Students learn advanced analysis and network forensics, advanced IDS concepts, Application Protocols, Fragmentation, IDS Rules, Fundamentals and Network Architecture.

Students will need to go to Global Information Assurance Certification's (GIAC) official website to create their own GIAC account and follow instructions provided to schedule their proctored exam.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Washington Campus 8/22, 8/29, 9/5, 9/12, 9/19 Sat 8:00am to 5:00pm 9 hours MA2124 $2295

Certified Information Systems Security Professional

Instructor: TBD TBD

The CISSP has become the key certification for security professionals and aligned to Inspire a Safe and Secure Cyber World (ISC) standards. This program is intended for experienced IT security related professionals who are pursuing CISSP training and certification. The certification will help the student develop expertise in designing, building and maintaining a secure information system for the work environment.

Class Note:
Certification Exam Prerequisites: Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years cumulative paid, full-time work experience in two or more of the 8 domains of the (ISC) CISSP CBK. Candidates may receive a one year experience waiver with a 4 year college degree, or regional equivalent or additional credential from the (ISC) approved list. If students do not have the required work experience they may still sit for the exam and become an Associate of (ISC) once successfully passing the CISSP exam. Associate of (ISC) students will then have 6 years to earn the work experience required to become CISSP certified.

Class cost includes General Non-Credit Fee.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Washington Campus 9/15, 9/17, 9/22, 9/24, 9/29, 10/1, 10/6, 10/8, 10/13, 10/15, 10/20, 10/22, 10/27, 10/29, 11/3, 11/5, 11/10, 11/12, 11/17, 11/19, 11/24, 11/26, 12/1, 12/3, 12/8 Tue, Thu 6:00pm to 8:30pm 2 hours 30 mins MA2114 $2595

GIAC Security Essentials

Instructor: TBD TBD

This certification preparation course is for existing security professionals who are responsible for network and host monitoring, traffic analysis and intrusion detection and want to obtain the GSEC credential. The program covers all of the core areas of security and assumes a basic understanding of technology, networks, and security.

Students will need to go to Global Information Assurance Certificate's (GIAC) official website to create their own GIAC account and follow instructions provided to schedule their proctored exam.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Washington Campus 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7 Sat 8:00am to 5:00pm 9 hours MA2114 $2295

Certified Ethical Hacker

Instructor: TBD TBD

The Certified Ethical Hacker program will help students master the network techniques required to build their skill set and advance their IT career. It is a respected certification in the industry and is listed as a baseline certification on the United States Department of Defense Directive 8570. CEH is used as a hiring standard and is a core sought-after certification by many of the Fortune 500 organizations, governments, cybersecurity practices, and a cyber-staple in education around the globe. All materials, lab fees and certification exam voucher are included.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Washington Campus 10/21, 10/23, 10/26, 10/28, 10/30, 11/2, 11/4, 11/6, 11/9, 11/11, 11/13, 11/16, 11/18, 11/20, 11/23, 11/25, 11/27, 11/30, 12/2 Mon, Wed, Fri 6:00pm to 7:30pm 1 hour 30 mins MA2124 $2595

Front-End Web Developer

Instructor: TBD TBD

The Front-End Web Developer program introduces students to front-end, or client-side, web development technologies, including JavaScript, HTML, CSS, and jQuery. Participants learn how to make interactive applications that run inside a web browser and can communicate with a web server running remotely. Participants will create a basic website using HTML, CSS, styles, HTML elements, and links, video, and images. They will create basic HTML forms, completing forms with HTML5 input, adding form input fields, validating forms, and submitting form data.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Washington Campus 8/3, 8/5, 8/7, 8/10, 8/12, 8/14, 8/17, 8/19, 8/21, 8/24, 8/26, 8/28, 8/31, 9/2, 9/4, 9/7, 9/9, 9/11, 9/14, 9/16, 9/18, 9/21, 9/23, 9/25, 9/28, 9/30, 10/2, 10/5, 10/7, 10/9, 10/12, 10/14, 10/16, 10/19, 10/21, 10/23, 10/26, 10/28, 10/30, 11/2, 11/4, 11/6, 11/9, 11/11, 11/13, 11/16, 11/18, 11/20, 11/23 Mon, Wed, Fri 5:30pm to 9:00pm 3 hours 30 mins MA2114 $2699

Back End Software Developer

Instructor: TBD TBD

The program teaches students the skills and technologies necessary to enter the industry as a Back End Software Developer. Skills and technologies include Java 1.8, Algorithms, OOP, Design Patterns, Unit Testing, SQL, DDL, DML, Database Concepts, JDBC, Spring Boot, Spring Data, REST, JPA, JWT, AWS, and more.

This program consists of three 6-week courses: Introduction to Java, Relational Databases with MySQL, and Web API Design with Spring Boot. In addition to classroom hours, students will also be required to meet, one-on-one, with a mentor each week. To complete the 13-18 hours of weekly homework and content, students must have access to a computer with a minimum of 8GB RAM and i5 processor.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Washington Campus 8/12, 8/19, 8/26, 9/2, 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16 Wed 6:00pm to 7:30pm 1 hour 30 mins MA2116 $2900

Career Training

Back End Software Developer

Instructor: To Come

The program teaches students the skills and technologies necessary to enter the industry as a Back End Software Developer. Skills and technologies include Java 1.8, Algorithms, OOP, Design Patterns, Unit Testing, SQL, DDL, DML, Database Concepts, JDBC, Spring Boot, Spring Data, REST, JPA, JWT, AWS, and more.

This program consists of three 6-week courses: Introduction to Java, Relational Databases with MySQL, and Web API Design with Spring Boot. In addition to classroom hours, students will also be required to meet, one-on-one, with a mentor each week. To complete the 13-18 hours of weekly homework and content, students must have access to a computer with a minimum of 8GB RAM and i5 processor.

Location Dates Days Times Duration Room Cost Register
Washington Campus, 108 N. 40th Street 4/8, 4/15, 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 5/27, 6/3, 6/10, 6/17, 6/24, 7/1, 7/8, 7/15, 7/22, 7/29, 8/5 Wed 6:00pm to 7:30pm 1 hour 30 mins TBD $2900

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

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

Ceramics Institute

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 Institute

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 Institute

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