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Programs & Courses

 Registration and Contact Information

MCC's Livingston Center offers a wide range of Certificate programs and Career Enhancement short courses in a variety of subject areas.

Classes are offered in flexible formats:
  • Traditional classroom settings.
  • Open Entry/Open Exit classes - self-paced and begin/end on your schedule.
  • Thousands of online courses from the world's greatest authors and companies on nearly every subject imaginable!

  • Registrations are on a first-come, first served basis.
  • Class dates and times are ongoing.
  • Livingston Center classes begin and end at various times throughout the year.
  • Register early to get your spot.

To Register:

    • Mail or drop-off the completed form and your payment to:

      Livingston Center
      1240 Packard Drive
      Howell, MI 48843

Checks should be made payable to “Mott Community College Livingston Center"

    •  Fax the completed form along with your credit card payment or company purchase order number to (810) 768-4015.

Refund Policy:

  • A full refund will be made if a class is cancelled because of insufficient enrollment.
  • To drop a class and request a refund, call (517) 552-2163 14 business days prior to class. A cancellation fee will apply.
  • NO refunds will be given after this deadline. Refund checks will be mailed within four weeks.

 Certified Nurse Aide CNA

Certified Nurse Aide CNA
             
Registration Information
Certified Nurse AideThis Michigan approved Nurse Aide Training program will prepare students to become registered as a C.N.A. This is a 120 hour program consisting of classroom, laboratory and clinical practice that prepares students to work in today's hospitals and extended care facilities. This course prepares the students to provide basic nursing or nursing related care primarily to patients in extended care facilities. Students completing this course are eligible to take the State Clinical and Written Competency tests.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
7/24/2017 09/11/17 10/23/17 11/27/17 - 8/17/2017 10/05/17 11/16/17 12/21/17M - TH 8:00 am - 4:00pm $1500 plus $15.00 non refund background checkIncluded

 Electrical

Electrical
             
Registration Information
Electrical GroundingTopics Include: Article 250 Grounding, Grounded Conductor, Grounded Electrode Conductor, Grounding Electrode Systems, Equipment Grounding Conductor, Ground Fault Protective Equipment, Grounding for Safety, Circuit and system Grounding, main Bonding Jumper, Electrical theory Applicable to Grounding Faults, Grounded Circuit Conductor for Grounding Equipment.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBASa88:00 am - 5:00 pm$69not included
Understanding the National Electrical Code Exam PrepEnsure that you are prepared to take the National Electrical Code Exam with this prep course.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBAT-Th36:00 - 9:00 pm$350not included
Electrical Certificate Program Level 1Topics Include: Electrical safety, Intro to Electrical Circuits, Electrical Theory, Intro to the National Electrical Code, Basic Electrical Construction drawings, residential electrical services, and electrical test equipment.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBAT-W-Th486:00 - 9:00 pmnot included

 Factory Five Build School

Factory Five Build School
Factory Five Racing
 

To Register for the following courses, please visit our Factory Five Build School Site and sign up today!

ROADSTER - $799

 
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm  
Session No. Dates
NOCR LVFFBS5-124 03/24 - 03/26/2017
NOCR LVFFBS5-125 05/05 - 05/07/2017
NOCR LVFFBS5-126 06/09 - 06/11/2017
NOCR LVFFBS5-127 07/14 - 07/16/2017
NOCR LVFFBS5-128 08/11 - 08/13/2017
NOCR LVFFBS5-129 09/15 - 09/17/2017
NOCR LVFFBS5-130 10/20 - 10/22/2017
NOCR LVFFBS5-131 12/08 - 12/10/2017
   

'33 Hot Rod - $799

 
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm  
Session No. Dates
NOCR LVFFBSH-28 03/03 - 03/05/2017
NOCR LVFFBSH-29 05/12 - 05/14/2017
NOCR LVFFBSH-31 09/29 - 10/01/2017
   

818 - $799

 
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm  
Session No. Dates
NOCR LVFF818-07 04/07 - 04/09/2017
NOCR LVFF818-08 08/04 - 08/06/2017
   
= CLASS IS SOLD OUT  
All classes are held at Livingston Center - Howell, MI
(Deadline for registration is 10 days prior to the start date of workshop)

 Financial

Financial
             
Registration Information
QuickBooks 1Quickbooks is the small business acounting software of choice. Learn to create and manage accounts, accounts receivable and more.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
11/30/17Thursday78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
QuickBooks 2A continuation of QuickBooks 1 with advanced accounting tecniques
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/07/17Thursday78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
QuickBooks 3This class is for payroll tasks only
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/14/17Thursday78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included

 HVAC

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC)
             
HVAC Level 1
Registration Information
Level 1 - HVAC Comprehensive Certificate ProgramParticipants of this program will become NCEER certified after completion of this program. Participants name will be registered into a National Database for employers to access. Modules include: Basic Safety, Intro to Construction math, Intro to Hand Tools, Intro to Power Tools, Intro to Construction Drawings, Basic Rigging, Basic Communications Skills, Basic Employability Skills, Intro to Materials Handling, Intro to HVAC, Trade Mathematics, Basic Electricity, Intro to Heating, Intro to Cooling, Intro to Air Distribution Systems, Basic Copper and Plastic Piping Practices, Soldering and Brazing, Basic Carbon Steel Piping.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/12/17 - 11/30/17T,W,Th1776 - 9 pm$3,220 includes: safety glasses, books and lab materials
HVAC Level 2
Registration Information
HVAC Level 3
Registration Information
Level 3 - HVAC Comprehensive Certificate ProgramParticipants of this program will become NCEER certified after completion of this program. Participants name will be registered into a National Database for employers to access. Modules include: Fasteners, Hardware & Wiring Terminations, Control Circuit & Motor Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting Cooling, Troubleshooting Heat Pumps, Troubleshooting Gas Heat, Troubleshooting Oil Heat, Troubleshooting, Accessories, Zoning, Ductless and Variable Refrigerant Flow Systems, Commercial Hydronic Systems, Steam Systems, Retail Refrigeration Systems, Customer Relations.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBAT-W-Th1506 - 9 pm$2,760Includes books and lab materials
HVAC Level 4
Registration Information
Level 4 - HVAC Comprehensive Certificate ProgramParticipants of this program will become NCEER certified after completion of this program. Participants name will be registered into a National Database for employers to access. Modules include: Water Treatment, Indoor Air Quality, Energy Conservation Equipment, Building Management Systems, System Air Balancing, System Start-up and Shut-Down, Construction Drawings and Specifications, Alternative and Specialized Heating and Cooling Systems, Fundamentals of Crew Leadership, 401 A Certification,
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBAT-W-Th1566 - 9 pm$2,660Includes books and lab materials

 Information Technology - Microsoft, Adobe, Saturday and Evening Classes

Information Technology
             
Microsoft and Adobe Classes
Registration Information
Word 2013 BeginningYou will learn how to create a document, edit, page setup, format, insert pictures, & Clipart, spell & grammar check, save, print and close a document
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/28/17 - 09/28/17T78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
Word 2013 IntermediateLearn to create a watermark, use headers and footers, create a template and table. You will be able to add and delete rows in a table, merge cells in a table, insert a bookmark or hyperlink, and create an on-line Web page.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/05/17 - 10/05/17T78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
Word 2013 Advancedlearn how to format text with styles, navigate with the document map, insert captions, footnotes or endnotes. You will learn to create a table of contents, track changes and accept or reject racked changes, You will create an on-line form and a master document.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
10/12/17 - 10/12/17T78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
Excel 2013 BasicStudents will learn to select rows, columns and cells and edit text and numbers in a cell. Your will learn to format cells for currency and percentages. You will learn how to move, copy, delete cells, and hide columns and rows. You will learn how to AutoFill a series and create a graph with the chart wizard, add numbers with the Auto Sum tool and calculate a simple equation "by hand". You will be able to sort data in a list and print a spreadsheet.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
8/3/2017 10/26/17 - 8/3/2017 10/26/17Th78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
Excel 2013 IntermediateUpon completion of this class, stud3ent will know how to AutoFill data and formulas, link spreadsheets, use relative and absolute cell references, use conditional formatting and create a drop down list. Students will learn how to use the auditing toolbar and trace worksheet errors as well.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
8/10/2017 11/2/17 - 8/10/17 11/2/17Th78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
Excel 2013 AdvancedStudents will learn how to create a Pivot table for data analysis, filter the pivot table, format, and group and graph pivot tables. Students will also learn how to use "What If" scenarios and goal seek.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
8/17/17 11/9/17 - 8/17/17 11/9/17Th78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
Outlook 2013Students will learn how to set up and use e-mail, an electronic calendar, contacts, tasks, respond to requests on behalf of someone else, archive outlooks, and analyze outlook data in Microsoft Excel or Access
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
PowerPoint 2013Students will learn how to create a slide show presentation, edit, insert pictures & Clipart, animate objects, inset sound, save, print, close and how to pack the presentation to go.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
05/25/17 - 05/25/17Th78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
Publisher 2013This course was designed for persona with a basic understanding of Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Word to create, layout, and edit publications. This course assumes that you are familiar with using personal computers and word processing. You should be comfortable in the windows environment and be able to use Windows to manage information on your computer.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190Included
Access 2013 BasicStudents will learn how to open a database file, how to enter data and print a record. Students will learn to preview and print a report and how to compact and close a database, create a new data base, create tables in design view and how to use wizard. Students will also learn how to find records using queries to display data.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/07/17 - 09/07/17Th78:30 am - 4:30 pmIncluded
Access 2013 IntermediateSome of the things students will learn in this class will include imparting data from Excel and Word, create a query to merge with word, and merge data with Word. Students will analyze data with Excel and convert a database to a different version. Students will earn to link to other databases, create and modify a columnar form, add a list bos to a form and create a form based query.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/14/17 - 09/14/17T78:30 am - 4:30 pmIncluded
Access 2013 AdvancedStudents will learn to create a report based on more than one table, modify a report and create a grouped summary report. Students will create a mailing label report and create a query using the Query Wizard. Students will summarize data in a query and use a query to delete records.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/21/17 - 09/21/17Th78:30 am - 4:30 pmIncluded
Comprehensive Microsoft Office 2010 SpecialistTraining Using the Comma Method prepares student for certification testing.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
7/6/17 9/7/17 - 9/21/17 11/19/17T-TH498:30 am - 4:30 pm$1,520Included
Adobe Photoshop BeginningIn this course, you will set Photoshop's unit preferences and save files in different formats to see how well each format balances image quality with file size reduction. You will then calibrate your system's color display. You will also use Photoshop as part of creating finished web pages, export individual slices, and create an HTML web page that displays a table containing the sliced sections. Finally, you will create and optimize animations for the web and mobile devices.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190
Adobe Photoshop IntermediateIntermediate is intended for intermediate and advanced users of Photoshop. The course covers the Adobe Visual Communication, using Photoshop CS5 and Adobe Photoshop CS5 ACE exam objectives, and is intended to help prepare students to take the Adobe Certified Associate and Adobe Certified Expert exams. Please refer to the CD-ROM that came with this course for the document that maps the Adobe Visual Communication using Photoshop CS5 objectives and the Adobe Photoshop CS5 ACE exam objectives to the content in the Adobe Photoshop CS5 series.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBATh78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190
Adobe FlashStudents will learn to create and manipulate a wide variety of objects ranging from simple graphic designs to complex animation sequences using the Adobe® Flash® CS5 Application. Students will get started with CS5 and add shapes, color, and lines with drawing and painting tools. Students will learn to create symbols and instances, identify and compare image types, manipulate objects, create and modify text, and convert text to shapes. Identify animation tools and features and create an animation. Students will enter simple code in Action Script and add a code snippet to Flash.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190
Adobe AcrobatIn this course you will use Adobe® Acrobat® 9.0 Pro to create and manage PDF documents. Students will access information in a PDF document, create PDF documents, navigate to specific content in a PDF document, modify PDF documents, work with multiple PDF documents, review a PDF document, and validate a PDF document.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBATh78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190
Adobe DreamweaverIn this course, you will design, build, and upload a website. You will identify basic web design concepts and customize the Adobe® Dreamweaver® CS5 interface, build a website, design web pages, and create reusable site assets. You will learn to work with different types of links, upload a website, and work with frameworks.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBATH78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190
VISIOVisio helps you simplify complexity with dynamic, data-driven visuals and new ways to share on the web. Start by building your diagram with professional-looking templates and modern, pre-drawn shapes. Then, easily link your diagram to popular data sources (such as Excel). You'll see data automatically refresh right within our diagram, reflected in vibrant visuals such as icons, symbols, colors, and bar graphs. Finally with a few clicks, publish your data-linked diagram to SharePoint, and provide access to others on the Web, even if they don't have Visio.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
8/24/17 11/7/17 - 8/24/17 11/7/17T78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190
Microsoft Office Excel 2010 (VBA)This course is intended for advanced Microsoft Excel professionals that need to automate Excel spreadsheet tasks using Visual Basic for Applications.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT78:30 am - 4:30 pm$190
Saturday and Evening Classes
Registration Information
Microsoft Office 2010 Essentials 1This class combines face-to-face learning with online learning. You get the benefit of a large scope of material without having to sit in the classroom to get it. You will be provided with ample guided practice in the classroom before you are given your online homework. Then, when you return to class, you'll have time to review any difficulties you had while doing your online work. This is a great class for those who want to explore online learning in a supported setting. Microsoft Office 2010 Essentials 1 covers Beginning Word, Beginning Excel and Introductory PowerPoint topics. Students will work both in class and at home using Microsoft Office 2010.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBATh35:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Microsoft Office 2010 Essentials 2This class combines face-to-face learning with online learning. You get the benefit of a large scope of material without having to sit in the classroom to get it. You will be provided with ample guided practice in the classroom before you are given your online homework. Then, when you return to class, you'll have time to review any difficulties you had while doing your online work. This is a great class for those who want to explore online learning in a supported setting. Microsoft Office 2010 Essentials 2 covers intermediate Word, Intermediate Excel and Basic PowerPoint topics. Students will work both in class and at home using Microsoft Office 2010.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBATh35:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Basic Excel 1This course will introduce you to the most commonly used parts of Microsoft Excel 2007/2010. We'll cover entering data and working with formulas. Learn the commands for sum, count, and average. Format font, numbers, and borders. Basic Spreadsheet functions will be covered. If you have limited or no experience with Excel 2007/2010, then this course is right for you. NOTE: The material covered in this course is applicable to Word 2007 and Word 2010.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
8/3/17 10/26/17 - 8/3/17 10/26/17Th28:00 pm - 9:00 pm$15
Basic Excel 2Create and format charts from data. Also format colors, spreadsheets, tabs, conditional formatting, printing and sharing. Visual presentations will be covered. If you have limited or no experience with Excel 2007/2010, then this course is right for you. NOTE: The material covered in this course is applicable to Word 2007 and Word 2010.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
8/10/17 11/2/17 - 8/10/17 11/2/17Th28:00 pm - 9:00 pm$15
Excel Tips & TricksIntermediate excel skills to streamline your work. Learn sort and filter commands, data validation and IF logic functions.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
8/17/17 11/9/17 - 8/17/17 11/9/17Th28:00 pm - 9:00 pm$15
Store and Share Digital PhotosDon't leave your photos on your memory card! Learn ways to transfer photos to your computer and to other storage options. Also covers ways to share photos.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT & Th28:00 pm - 9:00 pm$15
Digital Scrapbooking with PowerPointFormat your digital photos, add backgrounds, and clip art to create a digital scrapbook without glue or glitter on your fingers. Recommend bringing flash drive with your photos.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa29:00 pm - 12:00 pm$30
Create A Holiday NewsletterLearn to create customized Holiday newsletter that only look like it took you days. Covers formatting pictures and creating a mail merge. Recommended bringing photos and a list of recipients.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT & Th28:00 pm - 9:00 pm$15

 Management & Professional Development

Management & Professional Development
             
Registration Information
Fast Track LeadershipDesigned to support everyone from the newest team leader to the veteran manager. This series of workshops focuses on the CORE SKILLS needed to be an effective supervisor. Building on strengths, participants find ways to take what they do best to make even greater contributions to your teams!
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBA$995Included
JumpSTARTA comprehensive leadership course in a shorter time frame. A "boot Camp" of sorts - covering universal management skills, regardless of industry. A course that would benefit anyone in leadership, from new team leaders to supervisors, mid-and-upper-level managers to high potentials.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT248:30 am -12:30 pm$795Included
Finance and Accounting for Nonfinancial ManagersAs a manager, finance and accounting may not be an official part of your job description. But chances are, it's the most important thing your executives and senior managers are thinking about. If you want to be in a prime position to take advantage of how corporate financial information applies directly to your own strategies and actions - and endure that your department gets its share of the budget - you need to develop a thorough understanding of what your finance and accounting staffs do, why they do it, and what their reports really mean.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBATh208:00 am - 12:00 pmIncluded
Lead In Lean TimesTough Times require STRONG LEADERSIP. It's never been more important to prepare and reinforce the skills of everyone on your leadership team, from team leaders to CEOs. Whether you're in manufacturing, health care, business, education, or another professional setting, your leaders are called to do much more these days, often with fewer resources. Start with some CORE PRINCIPLES around a leadership mindset, lean concepts, and specific approaches to leading for results.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT208:00 am - 12:00 pm$645Included
Beyond Customer ServiceToday's customers have high expectations and place heavy demands on service providers. Help your employees meet the challenges of customer service by providing them the training and coaching they need to excel. This course focuses on how to better communicate with internal customers-supervisors, co-workers, and other organizational employees as well as how to best serve your external customer base.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBATh78:30 am -430 pm$189Included
Beyond Customer Service The Next StepsAs a follow-up to "managing Confrontational Clients" this course takes a more in-depth look at service and customer expectations. We will examine how interpersonal skills - especially non-verbal communication and listening skills - can enhance or undermine any service interaction.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBATh4.58:30 am -12:30 pm$99Included
Become a Finisher in a Land of StartersA systematic approach to understanding why you get stuck and a proven way to push past your obstacles. Look at how you feel about each individual task (not a general look at your personality or whether you like your job). Learn how to identify and manage your tension around each task so you can get things done more quickly and effectively.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAW2.51:00 pm - 3:30 pm$0
One Extra Degree Turn up the Heat212? the extra degree � is an inspiring metaphor with a motivating and focused message. Workshop participants will understand and recognize how making small changes - a little extra effort can result in greater success in their personal and professional lives.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAW28:30 am - 10:30 am$0
EthicsHave your employees really thought about ethics and what it means to their daily lives? Our program offers several tools and strategies for helping people consistently do what's right
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT-Th41:00 pm - 5:00 pm$30
Writing ContractsToday the world in which business runs is vast and complex. Writing a simple contract to articulate a business arrangement is anything but simple! For example; contracts can be a variety of gain-sharing, Not-To-Excel (NTE), Time and Materials (T&M), fixed price, or even combinations of terms. Further, Master Service Agreements (MSAs), Service Level Agreements
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBATh88:00 am - 12:00 pm

 Manufacturing

Manufacturing
             
Registration Information
CNC Operator/ProgrammerCNC Machine uses a stream of digital information (code) from a computer to move motors and other positioning systems in order to guide a spindle over raw materials. Learn to operate and program these machines which are used in almost all manufacturing industries including, automotive and the defense department.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
7/31/17 10/2/17 11/27/17 - 8/25/17 10/27/17 12/22/17 M-T-W-Th-F1608:00 am - 4:30 pm$2,800Included
GD&T participants in this course will learn to: Understand the benefits of GD&T,evaluate tolerances for Size, form, orientation and location, interpret feature control frames for each GD&T symbol, determine correct datum usage and how it affects manufacturing and inspection, calculate "bonus" tolerance for MMC and LMC, Apply geometric tolerances to drawings, determine the virtual condition to ensure assembly, evaluate "composite" tolerance for position
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBATh-F168:00 am - 5:00 pm$595$40 book
Arc FlashThis training is for the arc welding operator, and contains both mandatory safety practices and those based on shop experience. It will cover ANSI Z49.1, and other publications on specific topics of are welding safety, as well as the manufacturers' instructions and material safety data sheets (MSDS'S)
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAM-T168:00 am - 5:00 pm$599$160 book
Fluid PowerThis course covers the function, operation, and application of common components used in laid power circuits and automated systems. Topics include, but are not limited to: Circuits and logic, compressors and conditioners, connectors, directional control valves, electro-fluid power, filters, fittings, & hoses, flow control & relief valves, gauges, and instruments, regulators and threaded pipe, lubricators, metal tubing, motors, pressure sequence bables, pumps and reservoirs. Emphasis is on preventative maintenance and troubleshooting of pneumatic and hydraulic systems as well as safety standards within the industry
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAM-T-W-TH-F408:00 am - 5:00 pm$795$40 book
OSHA 10m HRThis class covers OSHA and MIOSHA regulations and common hazards in the workplace. It is appropriate for both new students and those who are employed in companies that have a safety program in place. In addition to classroom presentations and student participation, students will access a web-based program. Upon successful completion of the course and successful completion of both online OSHA safety exams, the student will receive a passing grade and will be awarded goth official OSHA 1-Hour cards for General Industry Safety and Construction safety
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT-W168:00 am - 5:00 pm$590$40 book
Robotics Operation - FANUCThis multi-skilled robotics technician program is designed to provide graduates with basic skills and knowledge needed for careers in control systems, industrial automation, work cell development and robotics. Students who pass the qualifications will earn an industry recognized FANUC certification. FANUC is the leading global manufacturer of robots; the certification ensures the students will be prepared for any industrial requirements to operate FANUC equipment
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAM-T-W-TH-F408:00 am - 5:00 pm$795$40 book

 Online Training

ed2go - Career Training Center
Online self paced career training programs
ed2go
Online Self paced 6 week courses

 Personal Enrichment

Personal Enrichment
             
Registration Information
Hitting Bottom and Bouncing Back Natural Mood RepairIt is said that nearly a third of America's women are taking anti-depressant drugs. Many of these women are not "clinically depressed". Therefore, these drugs are ineffective. The side-effect of these drugs can be devastating. Depression and anxiety are best treated by repairing the brain's ability to produce the missing neurotransmitters that cause the condition. Assess your state of mind, and learn how you can feel like yourself again using natural orthomolecular healing strategies.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa210:00 am - 12:00 pm$29Included
Serenity Can be Yours Emotional BalancingDo your emotional reactions interfere with your productivity� or your ability to make good decisions� or your relationships? Don't let anger, fear, or other unwanted negative emotions ruin your day or your life. Learn a quick and easy technique for eliminating those negative emotions forever. Easier than EFT and you Can do it any where!! Includes a bonus discussion of natural emotional remedies that work.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa210:00 am - 12:00 pm$29Included
Bidding Goodbye to Aunt Flo A Natural MenopauseMenopause is not an illness. It is a natural process that ushers women into the most mature stage of life. Some women experience unpleasant or annoying symptoms during this time. Discover safe and gentle ways to alleviate these symptoms and use your new wisdom and maturity to help younger members of your circle navigate their way through life more comfortably.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa210:00 am - 12:00 pm$29Included
Zing Go The Strings Happy Heart HealthSo, do you really need to take all those prescription drugs in an effort to keep your heart healthy? Find out what you those drugs are doing to your over the long term, and how you can deep your heart functioning optimally using safe, natural substances instead.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa210:00 am - 12:00 pm$29Included
Dangling the Carrot Fun with Raw FoodsWhat we eat has a tremendous effect on how we feel. Studies have shown that eating raw, living food gives people more energy, better digestion, and all-around better health. Many choose an 80% raw diet. Some elect to go for 100%! Some raw meals require special equipment and machines. Others require a knife and a blender or food processor� items easily found in most kitchens. We will prepare a quick and easy raw menu of appetizer, soup, salad, and dessert using fresh ingredients and minimal hardware.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa210:00 am - 12:00 pm$29$0
Hey Sugar! Living Well with Type 2 DiabetesDid you know that Type 2 Diabetes may be managed without prescription drugs? Find out how you can thrive even after your diagnosis, just by making some changes to your nutrition and daily habits. Even if you only suspect you may be pre-diabetic, now is the time to start taking control.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa210:00 am - 12:00 pm$29Included
I'm Sick! I'm Well! Foundations of HealingLearn to understand the cause of illness and how to reverse its progression. Recognize the natural rhythms of life and health. Discover how compassion, fear, and limiting beliefs can affect your health. Can the truth about your illness really set you free?
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa210:00 am - 12:00 pm$29Included
Screaming Isn't the Answer! Natural Stress CopingOne of the results of living with constant stress is adrenal exhaustion. We become so overwhelmed with life that we just want to throw in the towel, run away from home, or some other extreme fantasy that will take us away from the fatigue, pain, and anguish. Assess your stress level to determine your risk of adrenal fatigue. Discover safe methods of overcoming the negative effects of stress while retaining the positive, productivity-enhancing effects.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa210:00 am - 12:00 pm$29Included
All Systems Go! Anti-Aging StrategiesWe all do it. Aging. Some of us do it with a bit more elan than others. Our digestive system, circulatory system, respiratory system, muscular system and nervous system may all need a little tweaking as we head into our mature years. All we need is the knowledge and the follow-through to keep on track for vital, long, and healthy living. Here's how you can stay in tip-top shape!
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa210:00 am - 12:00 pm$29Included
Fluffy and Fido Get Well Naturally Herbal Pet CareCats and dogs respond well to alternative health care techniques. Many conditions may be treated at home with herbs, homeopathy, flower essences, and energy healing techniques. Ruff ruff ruff! --- Fido
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa210:00 am - 12:00 pm$29Included
A Brief History of Livingston CountyLearn about the settlement of the county as well as the history of the County Court House, Brighton's Four Corners, the Howell Carnegie Library, the railroads and other things in this two-part local history class. This class meets twice
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa62:00 pm - 5:00 pm$69$0
Fiction WritingLearn the basics of fiction, including the elements of plot and how to craft stories. This course will also cover writing effective settings, creating characters, and good storytelling.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAF32:00 pm - 5:00 pm$49$0
Getting PublishedThere's more to getting published than just writing a story. Learn about researching markets, finding and landing an agent, avoiding publishing scams and the common myths about publishing. The instructor has over 50 short stories published.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa29:30am - 11:30 am$20Included
Get OrganizedOften it's poor time management that sabotages attempts to keep things organized in our lives. Learn ways to manage both time and things.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT26:00 pm - 8:00 pm$0
Introduction to FacebookThis course is a user-friendly introduction to the most popular social networking site. We'll cover setting up an account, finding and adding friends, commenting, and adding pictures.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa39:00 am - 12:00 pm$59
Digital PicturesYou've taken pictures with your digital camera but what next? This course will cover storage, editing, and sharing your digital photos. Just in time to manage those lovely holiday photos.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa39:00 am - 12:00 pm$59
Winterize Your Toys - RV WinterizationGet your RV easy for winter. Learn how to drain your portable and hot water tanks, look for bypass valves, add antifreeze, and other general maintenance to help you get extra years of camping in your RV.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa39:00 am - 12:00 pm$0
Winterize Your Toys - Boat WinterizationGet your Boat ready for winter. Learn to winterize your boat by protecting the fuel system, protecting the engine from corrosions, draining the water from the engine, changing the outdrive oil, putting in antifreeze, along with other general maintenance to help keep you from being stranded on the water.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa31:00 am - 4:00 pm$0
Buying and Selling On E-bayTopics covered include making a listing, setting price, adding pictures, writing the description, selling, paying, dealing with disputes and avoiding scammers.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa29:30 am - 11:30 am$20
Buying and Selling on CraigslistLearn how to create a listing, add photos, and get your item noticed. Also learn about dealing with potential buyers or sellers and how to avoid scams.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa1.510:00 am - 11:30 am$15$0
Create Your Own Webpage with WordPress!WordPress is the free and easy way to create professional looking webpages. WordPress offers flexibility and professional appearance, as well as tools for adding multiple pages and subpages, pictures, videos, and more! Great for a small business or personal web page.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa1.59:30 am - 11:30 am$20$0
Small EngineStudents will learn the principles of operation of two & four stroke cycle engines, electrical systems, and fuel systems.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT-TR246:00-9:00 pm$232$0
Easy Blogging With BloggerGot something to say? Blogger is a free and easy tool. Learn how to create and edit posts, add pictures and other content, customize your appearance, and much more.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBASa1.59:30 am - 11:30 am$15$0

 Technical Drawing & Design

Technical Drawing & Design
             
Registration Information
Shop MathThis course is designed as a beginning math course or refresher for students wanting to improve their math skills. The focus for this class will be on the fundamental operations required to improve arithmetic skills. Students will be encouraged to bring work related math problems to class.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT & Th36:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mechanical Blueprint ReadingThis class will be an introduction to reading and interpreting blueprints as they are used in industry. This course will concentrate mostly on the mechanical (machine tool) side of blueprint techniques, although much of this information will also apply to architectural or electrical prints as well. The subjects covered will include ANSI standards, line types, orthographic projection, view placement, dimensioning and tolerance standards, surface finish, assembly drawings, bill of materials, and revision standards. (One component of the Livingston County Machine Maintenance Certification Program.)
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT & Th36:00 pm - 9:00 pm
AutoCAD FundamentalsThis course is designed to provide an understanding AutoCAD from fundamentals to more intermediate. Course topics include basic commands, using layers, inserting blocks, editing, drawings, text, and dimensioning.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT & Th45:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Geometric Dimensioning & ToleranceThis course will cover all of the ANSI symbols and GDT systems and feature control organization. Form, orientation, true-positioning, run out, profiles and datums will also be covered. This course is a functional course providing the necessary theory and practice to understand and use the GDT that may be encountered on prints.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT & Th36:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Advanced AutoCADThis course is the next step after Intro to AutoCAD in developing drawings that contain additional information such as notes, symbols, and tolerances. Time will be spent on fine tuning the previous skill set and adding advanced settings and structure. After completion of the 2-D drawing concepts; the course will introduce 3D solid modeling. The solid modeling will be with AutoCAD and include such items as intersections, unions, subtractions, slices and shading.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAM45:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Comprehensive Technical Drawing and Design CertificateTo receive the Technical Drawing & Design Certificate, take all five modules above in the sequence.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBAT & Th36:00 pm - 9:00 pm

 Transportation, Distribution & Logistics

Transportation, Distribution & Logistics
             
Registration Information
TDL 101 Introduction to LogisticsA 3- credit-earning introduction to the activities associated with transportation, warehousing/distribution/material handing, and inventory management. Additional information includes history, legal and regulatory issues. Documentation requirements, safety and security concerns.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBA
COMG-153 Introduction to Computer TechnologyA 3 Credit-earning introduction to the basic terms, concepts, and practices in practical computer applications.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBA
MATT-094 Technical MathA 3 Credit-earning refresher course for math skills needed in transportation, distribution and logistics.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBA
TDL-111 Fundamentals of Warehousing and DistributionA 3 Credit-earning course covering the fundamentals of product receiving, storage, order processing, packaging, shipping, inventory control, handling of hazardous materials, dispatch, and tracking operations.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBA
OSHA General Industry SafetyStudents can earn a OSHA 10-hour Industry Safety wallet card
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBA
Employability SkillsInvolves analysis and practice of basic skills necessary for getting, keeping, and doing well on a job
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBA
Team BuildingTeaches the teamwork skills required in today's business environment.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
TBA - TBA

 Welding - Basic, Advanced and Pipe

Welding
             
Welding - Miscellaneous
Registration Information
Welding - Hobby
Registration Information
Hobby Welding - Gas Metal Arc This course is designed to help students learn how to use your welder, what to use it for, and how to repair weld imperfections or damaged products. All of these classes will focus on preserving, reconditioning, and repairing equipment, furniture, and parts. Students will learn GMAW safety prcedures, shielding gases, filler materials, equipment set-up and maintenance, welding procedures, welding calculators, welding positions, and multi-pass welds
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
12/9/2017Sa49:00am - 1:00 pm$149Safety Glasses $3 Calculators $10
Hobby Welding - Gas Tungsten ArcThis course is designed to help students learn how to use your welder, what to use it for, and how to repair weld imperfections or damaged products. All of these classes will focus on preserving, reconditioning, and repairing equipment, furniture, and parts. Students will learn how to use a welder, what to use it for, and how to repair weld imperfections or damaged products. Class will focus on preserving reconditioning and repairing equipment, furniture, and parts.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
9/30/2017Sa49:00am - 1:00 pm$149
Basic Welding
Registration Information
Basic Comprehensive Welding Certificate Program - Level IClass covers Basic Safety, Oxy-Fuel & Plasma Cutting, Gas Metal Arc Welding (MIG), Shielded Metal Arc welding (SMAW), Gas Tungsten Arch Welding (TIG), Pre-Heat/Post-Heat Metals, Intro to small Pipe, Resistance Welding, Intro to Robotic Welding, Student Project (Students will design, draw a sketch of, and fabricate a final project of their choosing. Students will supply metals for their project).
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
09/12/17 - 12/14/17T-W-Th36:00 - 9:00 pm$3,095
Advanced Welding
Registration Information
Advanced Welding Certificate Program - Level 2This course deals with identifying different metals and their physical properties. Oxy-Fuel welding of cast Iron and steel will be addressed. An often overlooked area of welding (Tack Welding) will be demonstrated and performed by the student. Vertical and overhead welding in the following disciplines will be performed: GMAW, SMAW, GTAW. Aluminum welding by the GTAW process will be addressed. Students will learn how to build a welded fabrication from a print with welding symbols. The student will learn how to remove broken studs, bolts, and taps by using the SMAW process.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
02/06/18T-W-Th246:00 - 9:00 pm$975Welding cap supplied - Book not included
Pipe Welding
Registration Information
Pipe Welding AWS CertificationThis course deals with identifying different metals and their physical properties. Oxy-Fuel welding of cast Iron and steel will be addressed. An often overlooked area of welding (Tack Welding) will be demonstrated and performed by the student. Vertical and overhead welding in the following disciplines will be performed: GMAW, SMAW, GTAW. Aluminum welding by the GTAW process will be addressed. Students will learn how to build a welded fabrication from a print with welding symbols. The student will learn how to remove broken studs, bolts, and taps by using the SMAW process.
DatesClass Day(s)HoursTimeCostBooks/Supplies
02/27/18T-W-Th936:00 - 9:00 pm$3,287Welding cap supplied - Book not included

 Business Development-Quality Management Systems and Lean Manufacturing

Livingston Center and your business can become Partners in Quality. Get the training your organization needs. Let your customers know that your business operates with international quality standards.
  • Select from the Quality topic areas listed below.
  • Contact Livingston Center to configure a training program to specifically fit your business.
  • If classes or courses are desired from multiple categories, a separate information request submission is required for each category.

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