Continuing Ed

Continuing Education Course Schedule

Continuing Education courses are open to all community members and do NOT require college admissions.

To register for Continuing Education courses, sign up & pay online or download paper registration form.

Important

  • Continuing Education courses must be paid for in full at least three (3) business days prior to class start date.
  • All courses have a minimum enrollment requirement of seven (7) prepaid students. Enrollment minimums must be met two (2) business days prior to course start date. Courses not meeting enrollment minimums will be canceled and registration fees will be returned in full. Please register on-time to avoid course cancellation.

Questions? Meri Telin, Continuing Education Registrar, (406) 375-0100 or email

Continuing Education Course Meeting Locations

Continuing Education Course Descriptions

Continuing Education Course Schedule

Summer 2018

Summer 2018 printable schedule

Summer 2018 downloadable catalog

Registration is OPEN!

Note: T=Tuesday, R=Thursday

Summer 2018 Continuing Education Course Schedule
Topic Location Title Fee Days Start Time End Time Start Date End Date No. of Meetngs
ART BC Silk Painting $125 M 16-Jul 16-Jul 2:00PM 5:00PM 1
ART BC Silk Painting $125 T 17-Jan 17-Jul 2:00PM 5:00PM 1
ART BC Painting with Steve $65 MTW 18-Jun 20-Jun 1:00PM 4:00PM 3
ART BC Introduction to Watercolor Painting $85 T 5-Jun 26-Jun 6:00PM 9:00PM 4
ART Sheard Studio Wildlife in Glass - Beginning & Continuing $160 SaSu
T
9-Jun
12-Jun
10-Jun
12-Jun
9:30AM
6:00PM
6:00PM
8:30PM
2
1
BUS REC Introduction to Small Business Planning FREE T 29-May 29-May 10:00 AM 1:00 PM 1
BUS REC Financial Management Basics $25 T 5-Jun 5-Jun 9:00 AM 12:00 PM 1
BUS REC Marketing $25 T 12-Jun 12-Jun 9:00 AM 12:00 PM 1
BUS REC Hiring and Firing $25 T 19-Jun 19-Jun 9:00 AM 12:00 PM 1
BUS REC Basics of Business Law $25 T 26-Jun 26-Jun 8:30 AM 11:30 AM 1
COMP BC Computer Confidence $45 TR 12-Jun 28-Jun 3:30PM 5:00PM 6
COMP BC How to Build a Website on a Small Budget $85 MW 4-Jun 20-Jun 6:00PM 8:00PM 6
COMP BC How to Add E-Commerce to Your Website $35 MW 25-Jun 27-Jun 6:00PM 8:30PM 2
FABLAB BC 3D Printing - Practical Projects $45 Sa 9-Jun 9-Jun 10:00AM 2:00PM 1
FABLAB BC 3D Printer and Laser Cutter Instrument Making $45 TR 12-Jun 14-Jun 6:00PM 8:00PM 2
FABLAB BC Drones: Intro to Amazing Sky Robots! $35 Sa 23-Jun 23-Jun 10:00AM 2:00PM 1
FABLAB BC Drone Racing $35 TR 10-Jul 12-Jul 6:00PM 8:00PM 2
FABLAB BC Make Your Robot Army $125 TR 17-Jul 26-Jul 6:00PM 8:00PM 4
FABLAB BC Mold Making with Vacuum Forming & Pourable Materials  $45 TR 19-Jun 21-Jun 6:00PM 8:00PM 2
FABLAB BC Practical Laser Cutting & Engraving $45 MW 16-Jul 18-Jul 6:00PM 8:00PM 2
FABLAB BC Digital Drafting Using AutoCad 2017: Introduction $130 MW 4-Jun 27-Jun 4:00PM 5:30pm 8
FABLAB BC Fusion 360: Introduction (3D design anything plastic, wood, or metal) $75 W 6-Jun 20-Jun 5:30PM 7:00PM 3
FABLAB BC Rhino 5 for Windows: Introduction $145 M 11-Jun 23-Jul 5:30PM 7:00PM 6
FABLAB BC Python with the Raspberry Pi $40 T 10-Jul 17-Jul 4:00PM 6:00PM 2
HEALTH BC Plant-based Nutrition and Cooking Classes - Healthy Basics Series $25 TR 22-May 24-May 6:00PM 8:00PM 2
HEALTH BC Plant-based Nutrition and Cooking Classes - Healthy Basics Series $25 TR 10-Jul 12-Jul 6:00PM 8:00PM 2
HEALTH BC Argentine Tango - An Introduction (June-July) $65/couple ($35/single) R 7-Jun 12-Jul 5:30 AM 7:00PM 6
HEALTH BC Argentine Tango - An Introduction (July-August) $65/couple ($35/single) R 19-Jul 23-Aug 5:30 AM 7:00PM 6
OUTDOORS BC Fly Fishing - Beginning $45 TR 10-Jul 19-Jul 7:00PM 8:30PM 4
OUTDOORS BC Casting Clinic $25 TR 31-Jul 2-Aug 7:00PM 8:30PM 2
OUTDOORS BC Native Plant Communities of Western Montana $45 T 5-Jun 26-Jun 6:00PM 7:30PM 1.5
SPECIAL BC How To Take Great Pictures With Your Digital SLR $85 T 5-Jun, 12-Jun, 19-Jun & 10-July 6:00PM 8:00PM 4
Field Trip Sat 30-Jun 30-Jun 10:AM 2:00PM 1
SPECIAL BC Spanish - Beginning $70 M 11-Jun 9-Jul 4:00PM 6:00PM 5
SPECIAL BC Spanish - Conversational $70 M 14-Jun 12-Jul 6:30PM 8:30PM 5
SPECIAL BC Explorations in Astronomy $30 W 11-Jul 1-Aug 4:00PM 5:00PM 4
SPECIAL BC How to Speak Dog and Raise the Perfect Puppy $45 W 13-Jun 25-Jul 5:30PM 6:30PM 6
SPECIAL BC Childcare Providers Music Class  $75 W 30-May 27-Jun 6:00PM 8:00PM 2

Spring 2018

Spring 2018 printable schedule

Spring 2018 downloadable catalog

Registration is OPEN!

Note: T=Tuesday, R=Thursday

Spring 2018 Continuing Education Course Schedule
Topic Location Title Fee Days Start Time End Time Start Date End Date No. of Meetngs
ART BC Beginning “Alla Prima” Oil Painting $105 W 31-Jan 7-Mar 6:00PM 8:30PM 6
ART BC Learning to (Really) See $70 TR 13-Feb 22-Feb 1:00PM 3:30PM 4
ART BC Silk Painting $45 MT 5-Feb 6-Feb 5:30PM 7:30PM 2
ART BC Painting with Steve $65 MTW 26-Mar 28-Mar 6:00PM 9:00PM 3
ART BC Wood Carved Fishing Lures $70 MW 5-Feb 21-Feb 3:00PM 5:00PM 5
BUS BC Introduction to Small Business Planning FREE T 6-Feb 6-Feb 10:00 AM 1:00 PM 1
BUS REC Basics of Business Law $25 T 6-Mar 6-Mar 8:30 AM 11:30 AM 1
BUS REC Financial Management Basics $25 T 13-Feb 13-Feb 9:00 AM 12:00 PM 1
BUS REC Hiring and Firing $25 T 27-Feb 27-Feb 9:00 AM 12:00 PM 1
BUS REC Marketing $25 T 20-Feb 20-Feb 9:00 AM 12:00 PM 1
BUS REC Sexual Harassment at Work: What Employers Need to Know $25 R 1-Mar 1-Mar 10:30AM 12:00 PM 1
BUS REC Government Contracting 101 - Research
Part 2 of the 3Rs of Government Contracting
FREE R 15-Mar (new date; changed from 8-Mar) 15-Mar 10:30AM 12:00PM 1
BUS REC Understanding Cottage Food Law $15 R 22-Feb 22-Feb 10:30AM 12:00PM 1
BUS BC Developing and Sustaining Positive Cash Flow and Profits $45 F 9-Feb 9-Feb 9:00AM 4:00PM 1
BUS BC QuickBooks Basics - Desktop Version (Jan/Feb) $85 MW 29-Jan 14-Feb 6:00PM 8:00PM 6
BUS BC QuickBooks Basics - Desktop Version (Mar/Apr) $85 MW 19-Mar 4-Apr 6:00PM 8:00PM 6
BUS BC Budgeting with QuickBooks $20 M 5-Mar 5-Mar 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
BUS BC QuickBooks Electronic Integration: Banks & Credit Cards $20 W 14-Mar 14-Mar 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
BUS BC QuickBooks Inventory $20 W 7-Mar 7-Mar 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
BUS BC QuickBooks Payroll $40 MW 26-Feb 28-Feb 6:00PM 8:00PM 2
BUS BC QuickBooks Reports and Graphs $20 M 12-Mar 12-Mar 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
COMP BC Computer Confidence $65 MW 26-Feb 21-Mar 10:00AM 11:30AM 8
COMP BC Excel Basics for Business $115 TR 27-Feb 22-Mar 6:00PM 8:00PM 8
COMP BC Word Basics for Business $115 TR 27-Mar 19-Apr 6:00PM 8:00PM 8
COMP BC Access Basics for Business $65 MW 29-Jan 14-Feb 4:00PM 5:30PM 6
COMP BC How to Build a Website on a Small Budget $85 TR 30-Jan 15-Feb 6:00PM 8:00PM 6
COMP BC How to Add E-Commerce to Your Website $35 TR 20-Feb 22-Feb 6:00PM 8:30PM 2
COMP BC Fusion 360: Introduction $160 TR 6-Feb 1-Mar 4:00PM 5:30PM 8
COMP BC Rhino 5 for Windows: Introduction $160 MW 26-Feb 21-Mar 4:00PM 5:30PM 8
COMP BC Digital Drafting Using AutoCad 2017: Introduction $210 TR 30-Jan 22-Feb 10:00AM 12:00PM 8
COMP BC Desktop Publishing using PagePlus X8: Introduction $210 TR 27-Feb 22-Mar 10:00AM 12:00PM 8
FABLAB BC Drones: Intro to Amazing Sky Robots! (Saturday) $35 Sa 3-Feb 3-Feb 10:00AM 2:00PM 1
FABLAB BC Drones: Intro to Amazing Sky Robots! (Tues & Thurs) $35 TR 20-Feb 22-Feb 6:00PM 8:00PM 2
FABLAB BC 3D Printing - Practical Projects $45 MW 29-Jan 31-Jan 4:00PM 6:00PM 2
FABLAB BC 3D Printing - Practical Projects $45 TR 27-Mar 29-Mar 4:00PM 6:00PM 2
FABLAB BC Laser Engraving Project - Name Tags $45 TR 6-Feb 8-Feb 4:00PM 6:00PM 2
FABLAB BC Laser Engraving Project - Business Cards $45 TR 6-Mar 8-Mar 4:00PM 6:00PM 2
FABLAB BC CNC Wire Bending - Sculpture and Craft Projects $45 TR 27-Feb 1-Mar 4:00PM 6:00PM 2
FABLAB BC CNC Wire Bending - Sculpture & Craft Projects $45 MW 2-Apr 4-Apr 4:00PM 6:00PM 2
FABLAB BC Vacuum Former Project - Food and Craft Molds $45 TR 20-Mar 22-Mar 4:00PM 6:00PM 2
FABLAB BC Vacuum Former Project – Prop and Mask Molds $45 MW 9-Apr 11-Apr 4:00PM 6:00PM 2
FABLAB BC Personal CNC Milling: Introduction $200 MW 5-Feb 14-Feb 4:00PM 6:00PM 4
FABLAB BC Personal CNC Milling: Programming and Operation $800 MW 26-Feb 28-Mar 4:00PM 7:00PM 10
FABLAB BC Python with the Raspberry Pi $40 TR 30-Jan 1-Feb 4:00PM 6:00PM 2
FABLAB BC Robotics Lab 1 - Robotic Minions $125 TR 6-Feb 15-Feb 6:00PM 8:00PM 4
FABLAB BC Robotics Lab 2 - Robotic Army $125 TR 6-Mar 15-Mar 6:00PM 8:00PM 4
FABLAB BC Robotics Lab 3- Robotic Empire $125 TR 3-Apr 12-Apr 6:00PM 8:00PM 4
HEALTH BC Gentle Yoga $85 TR 6-Feb 15-Mar 8:15AM 9:15AM 12
HEALTH BC Functional Yoga (Experienced Beginner to Intermediate) $45 R 1-Feb 8-Mar 6:30PM 7:30PM 6
HEALTH BC Meditation and Mindfulness $30 T 6-Mar 27-Mar 7:00PM 8:30PM 4
HEALTH BC Plant-based Nutrition and Cooking Classes for Cancer Prevention and Survival $60 Sa 7-Apr 28-Apr 12:00PM 2:00PM 4
HEALTH BC Argentine Tango - An Introduction (Feb/Mar) $65/couple ($35/single) Sa 3-Feb 10-Mar 3:00PM 4:30PM 6
HEALTH BC Argentine Tango - An Introduction (Mar/Apr) $65/couple ($35/single) Sa 24-Mar 28-Apr 3:00PM 4:30PM 6
OUTDOORS BC Fly Fishing - Beginning $45 TR 10-Apr 19-Apr 7:00PM 8:30PM 4
OUTDOORS BC Fly Tying - Beginning $80 TR 30-Jan 15-Feb 7:00PM 8:30PM 6
OUTDOORS BC The Trout Seminars $45 TR 24-Apr 3-May 7:00PM 8:30PM 4
SPECIAL BC Spanish - Beginning $70 T 30-Jan 27-Feb 6:00PM 8:00PM 5
SPECIAL BC Spanish - Conversational $70 W 31-Jan 28-Feb 6:00PM 8:00PM 5
SPECIAL BC Explorations in Astronomy $30 W 7-Feb 28-Feb 4:00PM 5:00PM 4
SPECIAL BC How to Speak Dog and Raise the Perfect Puppy $45 R 1-Feb 8-Mar 5:30PM 6:30PM 6
SPECIAL BC Bitcoin FOMO (fear of missing out) $15 T 20-Feb 20-Feb 2:00PM 4:00PM 1
SPECIAL BC Bitcoin FOMO (fear of missing out) $15 T 20-Feb 20-Feb 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
SPECIAL BC Banjo: Beginning $50 T 27-Feb 20-Mar 6:00PM 7:00PM 4
SPECIAL BC Banjo: Intermediate $50 T 27-Feb 20-Mar 7:00PM 8:00PM 4
SPECIAL BC Guitar: Beginning $50 W 7-Feb 28-Feb 6:00PM 7:00PM 4
SPECIAL BC  Guitar: Intermediate $50 W 7-Feb 28-Feb 7:00PM 8:00PM 4
SPECIAL BC Childcare Providers Music Class $75 R 1-Feb 22-Mar 7:00PM 8:30PM 1.5
SPECIAL BC Fire Extinquisher Training $15 W 7-Mar 7-Mar 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
EMPLOY BC Applicant Tracking Systems $10 W 31-Jan 31-Jan 10:00AM 11:30AM 1
EMPLOY BC Navigating the Job Service Website $10 W 7-Feb 7-Feb 10:00AM 11:30AM 1
EMPLOY BC Employment after a Felony $10 W 14-Feb 14-Feb 10:00AM 11:30AM 1
EMPLOY BC Job Search for Mature Workers $10 W 21-Feb 21-Feb 10:00AM 11:30AM 1
EMPLOY BC Effective Resumes and Cover Letters $10 W 28-Feb 28-Feb 10:00AM 11:30AM 1
EMPLOY BC Interviewing Basics $10 W 7-Mar 7-Mar 10:00AM 11:30AM 1
EMPLOY BC Soft Skills for Job Seekers $10 W 14-Mar 14-Mar 10:00AM 11:30AM 1

Fall 2017

Fall 2017 printable schedule

Fall 2017 downloadable catalog

Registration opens 5pm, Friday, September 8, 2017

Note: T=Tuesday, R=Thursday

 

Fall 2017 Continuing Education Course Schedule
Topic Location Title Fee Days Start Time End Time Start Date End Date No. of Meetngs
ART Wright Custom Saddles Basic Leatherworking - Belt Project

$35
+$37 materials fee

R 12-Oct 12-Oct 1:00PM 4:00PM 1
ART Wright Custom Saddles Basic Leatherworking - Wallet Project $35
+$24.50 materials fee
R 9-Nov 9-Nov 1:00PM 4:00PM 1
ART BC Color Theory for Painters $70 R 5-Oct 26-Oct 6:00PM 8:30PM 4
ART BC How to Take Great Pictures with your Digital SLR $130 T 26-Sep 31-Oct 6:00PM 8:00PM 5
Sat 28-Oct 28-Oct TBA TBA 1
ART BC  Introduction to Pastels $85 TR 3-Oct 19-Oct 1:00PM 3:00PM 6
BUS REC  Basics of Business Law $25 T 3-Oct 3-Oct 8:30 AM 11:30 AM 1
BUS BC  Budgeting with QuickBooks $20 M 23-Oct 23-Oct 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
BUS REC Financial Management $25 T 10-Oct 10-Oct 9:00 AM 12:00 PM 1
BUS REC  Hiring and Firing $25 T 31-Oct 31-Oct 9:00 AM 12:00 PM 1
BUS REC Intro to Small Business Planning FREE T 24-Oct 24-Oct 10:00 AM 1:00 PM 1
BUS REC Marketing $25 T 17-Oct 17-Oct 9:00 AM 12:00 PM 1
BUS BC QuickBooks Electronic Integration: Banks & Credit Cards $20 W 1-Nov 1-Nov 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
BUS BC QuickBooks Inventory $20 W 25-Oct 25-Oct 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
BUS BC QuickBooks Basics - Desktop Version (Oct/Nov) $85 MW 6-Nov 29-Nov 6:00PM 8:00PM 6
BUS BC QuickBooks Payroll $40 MW 16-Oct 18-Oct 6:00PM 8:00PM 2
BUS BC QuickBooks Reports & Graphs $20 M 30-Oct 30-Oct 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
BUS BC QuickBooks Basics - Desktop Version (Sep/Oct) $85 MW 25-Sep 11-Oct 6:00PM 8:00PM 6
BUS REC Understanding Cottage Food Law $25 R 26-Oct 26-Oct 10:00AM 12:00PM 1
BUS REC Government Contracting 101 FREE R 16-Nov 16-Nov 10:30 AM 12:00PM 1
COMP BC Computer Confidence $85 TR 3-Oct 26-Oct 3:30PM 5:00PM 8
COMP BC Desktop Publishing Using PagePlus X8 and X9: Intermediate $245 MWF 16-Oct 3-Nov 4:00 PM 6:00 PM 9
COMP BC Desktop Publishing Using PagePlus X8 and X9: Introduction $245 MWF 25-Sep 13-Oct 4:00 PM 6:00 PM 9
COMP BC Excel Basics $115 TR 10-Oct 2-Nov 6:00PM 8:00PM 8
COMP BC Word Basics $65 TR 31-Oct 16-Nov 3:30PM 5:00PM 6
FABLAB BC Digital Drafting Using AutoCad 2017: Intermediate $245 MWF 16-Oct 3-Nov 9:00AM 11:00AM 9
FABLAB BC Digital Drafting Using AutoCad 2017: Introduction $245 MWF 25-Sep 13-Oct 9:00AM 11:00AM 9
FABLAB BC Drones: Intro to Amazing Sky Robots! $40 Sat 14-Oct 14-Oct 10:00AM 2:00PM 1
FABLAB BC Intro to 3D Printing - Nov $40 Sat 18-Nov 18-Nov 10:00AM 2:00PM 1
FABLAB BC Intro to 3D Printing - Oct $40 Sat 28-Oct 28-Oct 10:00AM 2:00PM 1
FABLAB BC Intro to 3D Printing - Sept $40 Sat 30-Sep 30-Sep 10:00AM 2:00PM 1
FABLAB BC Introduction to Laser Engraving - Sep $35 TR 26-Sep 28-Sep 6:00PM 7:30PM 2
FABLAB BC Introduction to Laser Engraving - Nov $35 MW 6-Nov 8-Nov 6:00PM 7:30PM 2
FABLAB BC Introduction to Wire Bending $50 MTW 18-Dec 20-Dec 4:30PM 6:00PM 3
FABLAB BC Personal CNC Milling: Introduction $200 TR 3-Oct 12-Oct 4:00PM 6:00PM 4
FABLAB BC Personal CNC Milling: Programming & Operation   $800 TR 17-Oct 16-Nov 4:00PM 7:00PM 10
FABLAB BC Python with the Raspberry Pi $35 MW 23-Oct 25-Oct 2:00PM 4:00PM 2
HEALTH BC Food for Life $70 Sat 7-Oct 4-Nov 2:00 PM 4:00 PM 5
HEALTH BC Introduction to Argentine Tango $65/couple Sat 30-Sep 4-Nov 3:00PM 4:30PM 6
HEALTH BC  Gentle Yoga $100 MW 2-Oct 15-Nov 8:15AM 9:15AM 14
HEALTH BC Nutrition Made Simple! - MSU Extension  FREE T 26-Sep 21-Nov 10:00AM 11:30AM 9
OUTDOORS BC Beginning Fly Fishing $45 TR 26-Sep 5-Oct 7:00PM 8:30PM 4
OUTDOORS BC Beginning Fly Tying $45 TR 7-Nov 16-Nov 7:00PM 8:30PM 4
OUTDOORS BC Fly Fishing - Advanced Technique Workshops $45 TR 17-Oct 26-Oct 7:00PM 8:30PM 4
OUTDOORS BC Master Gardener - MSU Extension $125 W 27-Sep 15-Nov 6:30PM 8:30PM 8
SPECIAL BC Beginning Spanish $70 M 2-Oct 30-Oct 6:00PM 8:00PM 0
SPECIAL BC Conversational Spanish $70 R 5-Oct 2-Nov 6:00PM 8:00PM 5
SPECIAL BC Bitcoin FOMO (fear of missing out) $15 R 28-Sep 28-Sep 6:00PM 8:00PM 1
SPECIAL BC Explorations in Astronomy $30 MW 23-Oct 1-Nov 4:00PM 5:00PM 4
SPECIAL BC Introduction to Acting  $85 W 4-Oct 8-Nov 6:30PM 8:30PM 6
SPECIAL BC How to speak dog and raise the perfect puppy $45 R 5-Oct 9-Nov 5:30 PM 6:30 PM 6
WORK BC Bookkeeping Certification Program - Info & Application $1,750 MW 25-Sep 18-Dec 4:00PM 5:30PM 23
F 20-Oct, 3-Nov, 17-Nov 4:00PM 5:30PM 3
WORK BC Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Program - Info & Application $1,200 TR 3-Oct 2-Nov 5:00PM 7:00PM 10
W 4-Oct 4-Oct 4:00PM 8:00PM 1
Sat 30-Sep 28-Oct 8:30AM 3:00PM 5
Sat 4-Nov 4-Nov 7:00AM 3:00PM 1
WORK BC Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Program - Info & Application $2,100 MW 25-Sep 18-Dec 6:00PM 9:00PM 23
Sat 28-Oct, 18-Nov, 2-Dec 9:00AM 4:30PM 3
WORK BC Commercial Driver License (CDL) Program $4,800 MTWRF 8-Jan 19-Jan 8:00 AM 5:45 PM 9
WORK BC Clinical Medical Assistant Program (CMA) - Info & Application $2,800 MW 2-Oct 29-Jan 5:00PM 8:30PM 27
F 19-Jan 19-Jan 5:00PM 8:30PM 1
Sat 14-Oct, 28-Oct, 18-Nov, 2-Dec, 6-Jan, 20-Jan 9:00AM 4:30PM 6
WORK BC ServSafe Manager - MSU Extension $150 W 8-Nov 8-Nov 9:30AM 5:00PM 1
R 9-Nov 9-Nov 9:00AM 1:30PM 1
WORK HHS Welding Technology Program (CWB & AWS) - Info & Application $3,900 MTWR 2-Oct 25-Jan 4:00PM 8:30PM 56