Take 10% Off Classes Through Sunday, March 1

spring sale!

We’re so excited that spring is just around the corner that we’ve decided to offer a 10% discount on select courses through Sunday, March 1. Discounts may not be combined and are only applicable to tuition. Register online or by calling (636) 443-4043. See list of all classes eligible for a discount below.

Computer Classes

Photoshop Level II
3/2-3/11 Monday/Wednesday 6-8:30pm $89

Excel 2010 Module Mania!
3/4-4/8 Wednesdays 10am-12:30pm $169

iPhone for Beginners
3/4 Wednesday 9-11:30am $39

Apple iPad Basics
3/5 Thursday 6-8:30pm $39

Me and My Laptop
3/5-3/12 Thursdays 10am-12:30pm $59

Website in a Flash!
3/5-3/12 Thursday 6:30-9pm $59

Practical Word 2010
3/6-3/27 Friday 10am-12:30pm $79

Wellness Classes

Yoga for Mind and Body
3/2-3/23 Mondays 6-7pm $49

Beginner Hatha Yoga
3/3-4/14 Tuesdays 6-6:50pm $59

Intermediate Hatha Yoga
3/3-4/14 Tuesdays 7-7:50pm $59

Bittersweet: How Sugar Makes us Fat
3/3 Tuesday 6-9pm $29

Making Meatless Meals
3/5-3/19 Thursdays 6:30-8pm $49

Let’s Grow a Native Garden
3/4-3/25 Wednesdays 6-8pm $69

Enrichment Classes

Five Money Questions for Women
3/4 Wednesday 6-8pm $39

Negotiate Your Way!
3/4 Wednesday 6-8pm $39

Intermediate Genealogy
3/4-4/15 Wednesdays 9-11:30am $85

Conversational Spanish I
3/3-4/14 Tuesdays 6-8pm $99

Extreme Couponing
3/3-3/10 Tuesdays 6-8pm $45

Creative Classes

Writing for Children: Picture Books and Novels
3/2-3/23 Mondays 6-8pm $69

Rustic Milk-Painted Serving Tray
3/3 Tuesday 6-8pm $39

Mommy and Me Jewelry
3/4 Wednesday 4:30-6pm $29

Advanced Digital Photography
3/4-3/18 Wednesdays 6-8:30pm $72

Stories-R-Us: Writing Your Life Story
3/4-3/25 Wednesdays 6-8pm $69

Project-Based Knitting
3/5-3/26 Thursdays 6-8:30pm $59

St. Charles EMT Program Now Enrolling for Fall 2015 Classes

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Enroll now in the 16-week EMT training program with St. Charles EMT. Classes are held in the the mornings and evenings and will prepare students to take state and national EMT licensure exams, the first step toward a career in the healthcare industry.

With small class sizes and hands-on instruction, you’ll be ready for an exciting, fulfilling job as an EMT, or be ready to continue your education and train as a firefighter, paramedic or more. Students must pass an entrance exam, be at least 18 and have a high school diploma or a GED to enroll in the program. Learn more about the St. Charles EMT Program here. 

Costs: Entrance exam $20, registration $250 (applied to tuition), tuition $1,099 (includes BLS certification, background check and tshirt), textbook $140.

Fall 2015 classes start Aug. 18 and meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. or 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sign up to learn more at an upcoming orientation by calling (636) 443-4043. Orientations will be held at 2400 Zumbehl Road, St. Charles, Mo. 63301.

Orientation Dates:

5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12

9 a.m. Tuesday, March 17

5 p.m. Tuesday, April 16

9 a.m. Thursday, May. 12

5 p.m. Tuesday, June 16

9 a.m. Thursday, July 16

5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4

St. Charles EMT Training Program

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Prepare for a career that makes a difference.  St. Charles Adult and Community Education EMT Program is the first step toward a career as a paramedic, firefighter or an EMT.

The 16-week EMT Program provides hands-on classroom instruction taught by skilled instructors, many of whom work as paramedics and firefighters in the community. Additionally students get real-world experience by working in area hospital emergency departments and on ambulances.

The EMT Program offers four classes each year, with a morning and evening class offered in January and in August. Students can learn more about the program costs and requirements by calling (636) 443-4043 or emailing adulteducation@stcharlessd.org.
Plan to attend an upcoming orientation for the fall 2015 session:
5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12
9 a.m. Tuesday, March 17
5 p.m. Tuesday, April 16
9 a.m. Thursday, May 12
5 p.m. Tuesday, June 16
9 a.m. Thursday, July 16
5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 4
Register to attend an orientation by calling (636) 443-4043.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of emergency medical technicians and paramedics expected to rise 33 percent between 2010 and 2020, due to an increase in health emergencies as the population of middle-aged and elderly people grows.
Those with EMT certification can work as a paramedic, firefighter, emergency department technician, home healthcare provider, dispatching communications specialist or a health screener.