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THE ART OF STAND-UP COMEDY
GNR 1670N
Learn the art of stand-up comedy from Leo Dufour, professional comedian. Learn the fundamentals of stand-up comedy, the underlying psychology, how to write a joke, delivering a joke with confidence and conviction, timing, speed of delivery, rhythm, stage presence, use of a microphone, strategies for interacting with audience members, and how to handle a heckler. The course will include an opportunity to perform in front of a live audience! $248.60 (tuition $220, HST $28.60)
FALL
WINDSOR 070 4516 Oct 23 and 30, Sun, 1:00P-4:00P, plus practice experience Sat Oct 29th
WINTER
WINDSOR 070 2133 Feb 12 and 19, Sun, 1:00P-4:00P, plus practice experience Sat Feb 18th
SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING WORKSHOP
GNR 1727N
This course is designed to help you get started using social media such as Twitter, Facebook, blogs, LinkedIn, YouTube and more. Learn how to attract new clients, establish a brand and run a successful basic multi-levelled marketing campaign. $33.90 (tuition $30.00, HST $3.90)
FALL
WINDSOR 070 4401 Dec 10, Sat, 9:00A-12:00P
CHATHAM 570 4737 Nov 5, Sat, 9:00A-12:00P
WINTER
WINDSOR 070 1975 Feb 11, Sat, 9:00A-12:00P
CHATHAM 570 1895 Apr 1, Sat, 9:00A-12:00P
INTRODUCTION TO BLOGGING
GNR 1725N
Learn how to create your own blog in this step-by-step workshop. The workshop will focus on creating a brand, starting a WordPress blog and YouTube channel and how to increase traffic through social media networking. $33.90 (tuition $30.00, HST $3.90)
FALL
WINDSOR 070 4514 Dec 3, Sat, 9:00A-12:00P
CHATHAM 570 5471 Nov 12, Sat, 9:00A-12:00P
WINTER
WINDSOR 070 1588 Feb 18, Sat, 9:00A-12:00P
CHATHAM 570 2104 Apr 8, Sat, 9:00A-12:00P
ESSENTIALS OF PAINTING WITH ACRYLICS
GNR 1151N
Beginners are particularly welcome to explore and take risks in painting using this versatile water-based medium. Learn the fundamentals of acrylic painting using a limited palette to mix an infinite number of colours. Gain an understanding of perspective, creating good compositions, abstracts, how to build form and value. Click here for a list of supplies required (Windsor). For a list of supplies for Chatham call ext. 3260. $172.89 (tuition $153.00, HST $19.89)
FALL
WINDSOR 070 4891 Oct 15- Nov 19, Sat, 9:30A-12:30P
WINTER
WINDSOR 070 2097 Jan 28-Mar 4, Sat, 9:30A-12:30P
CHATHAM 550 2163 Jan 31-Mar 7, Tue, 7:00P-10:00P
ESSENTIALS OF PAINTING WITH WATERCOLOURS
GNR 1150N
This course is an introduction to painting in watercolours, starting with basic techniques and progressing through wet into wet, wet on dry and dry brush techniques to achieve various textures. You will explore techniques for skies, trees, water, buildings, hills and atmosphere. Previous students are welcome to return to refine their techniques. Click here for a list of supplies required (Windsor). For a list of supplies for Chatham call ext. 3260. $172.89 (tuition $153.00, HST $19.89)
FALL
WINDSOR 070 4994 Oct 15- Nov 19, Sat, 1:30A-3:30P
CHATHAM 550 4447 Oct 18-Nov 22, Tue, 7:00P-10:00P
WINTER
WINDSOR 070 1546 Jan 28-Mar 4, Sat, 1:30A-3:30P
CAKE DECORATING
CKG 290N
Learn the basic techniques to decorate your cakes for all occasions. This course will cover basic cake decorating skills such as masking and piping borders, rosettes and writing techniques. Students will create 2-3 cakes. Non-credit. $226.00 (tuition $150.00, materials $50.00, HST $26.00)
FALL
WINDSOR 050 4938 Sep 19-Nov 14, Mon, 6:00P-9:00P No class Oct 10
WINTER
WINDSOR 050 1836 Jan 16-Mar 13, Mon, 6:00P-9:00P No class Feb 20
FLOWER ARRANGING
GNR 446N
An introduction to the basic principles of floral design, the art of arranging silk, fresh & dried flowers for the home, flower displays, commercial designs for personal use and arrangement for special occasions. Materials for silk and dried flowers must be provided by each student. Class is held at Flowers by Phil Sadi Ltd. 12308 Tecumseh Road E., Tecumseh, ON N8N 1M4. $288.15 (tuition $200.00, materials $55.00, HST $33.15)
FALL
WINDSOR 050 5082 Oct 5-Nov 23, Wed, 6:30P–9:30P (Class held at Flower’s by Phil, 12308 Tecumseh Road)
WINTER
WINDSOR 050 1998 Jan 18-Mar 8, Wed, 6:30P–9:30P (Class held at Flower’s by Phil, 12308 Tecumseh Road)
MASTERING MIXOLOGY
GNR 1671N
Become to ultimate party host by mastering the art of mixology. A local mixology master will teach participants the art of making a variety of aesthetically pleasing and delicious drinks. All participants must be at least 19 years of age. Wow your friends with your skills at your next gathering by participating in this workshop. $42.94 (tuition $18, materials $20.00, HST $4.94)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 5168 Nov 1, Tue, 6:00P-8:00P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1699 Feb 28, Tue, 6:00P-8:00P
TRENDY TREE TRIMMING
GNR 1645N
Tired of your Christmas tree being a display of your kids’ abilities? Lean the designer secrets to creating a show-stopping tree. This seminar will teach you to create a variety of Christmas tree styles, whether you want to incorporate heirloom ornaments, revamp a previous theme, or explore a new decorating trend. You’ll explore various techniques and styles, including stringing lights, using sinamay ribbon, and grouping ornaments with a local designer. Creating the Christmas tree of your dreams will be a reality after participating in this seminar. $22.60 (tuition $20.00, HST $2.60)
FALL
CHATHAM 570 5175 Nov 19, Sat, 3:00P-4:30P
GLITZ AND GLASSWARE: HOLIDAY CENTREPIECE SHOWCASE
GNR 1643N
Wow your family and friends this holiday season with beautiful table centerpieces. Learn to create stunning Christmas displays using crystal and glassware you already own. In this showcase-style seminar you will discover how to assemble a variety of seasonal displays utilizing real and artificial greenery, ornaments, and glassware items found around the home. A local artist and designer will demonstrate how to assemble a variety of centerpieces. Attendees will receive step-by-step take-home instructions so they can create beautiful centerpieces at home. $22.60 (tuition $20.00, HST $2.60)
FALL
CHATHAM 570 5170 Dec 3, Sat, 3:00-4:30P
HOLIDAY DINING WITH FLAIR!
GNR 1644N
Tired of the same lackluster holiday table settings? Turn your ordinary table into an extraordinary dining experience by learning to create a variety of holiday-themed settings. This workshop will demonstrate how to create four uniquely different and trendy dining atmospheres using a variety of colours, textures, decorations and linens. Participants will create a set of six personalized place cards. $33.90 (tuition $20.00, materials $10.00, HST 3.90)
FALL
CHATHAM 570 4948 Nov 26, Sat, 3:00P-4:30P
CHRISTMAS/WINTER CENTERPIECE
GNR 1307N
Create a Christmas/Winter Centerpiece using a variety of scented greenery, cones, embellishments, ribbon and candles. Note: Students will need to bring by-pass cutters, side cutters (wire), scissors, glue gun and paring knife. Materials fees are extra for these floral classes, ranging from $35.00 - $40.00, payable to instructor on the first night of class. $22.60 (tuition $20.00, HST $2.60)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 5052 Nov 23, Wed, 7:00P-10:00P
CREATING A WELCOMING WREATH
GNR 1308N
Let’s create a welcoming outdoor wreath using evergreens, cones, ribbon and ornamental materials. Note: Students will need to bring by-pass cutters, side cutters (wire), scissors, glue gun and paring knife. Materials fees are extra for these floral classes, ranging from $35.00 - $40.00, payable to instructor on the first night of class. $22.60 (tuition $20.00, HST $2.60)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 5049 Nov 9, Wed, 7:00P-10:00P
CLOCK REPAIR
GNRCLCKR
Service and repair of time pieces for the hobbyist. $129.95 (tuition $115.00, HST $14.95)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 4712 Sep 28-Nov 30, Wed, 6:00P-9:00P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1522 Jan 18-Mar 22, Wed, 6:00P-9:00P

Coaching and Fitness

INTRODUCTION TO HOCKEY ANALYTICS
FHT 103N
This introductory course will provide insight and objective knowledge that hockey coaches, managers, scouts and fans can apply to help evaluate and assess player and team statistics'. Professional teams are creating new department's to study this field to learn what really contributes to a hockey team winning or what constitutes a good offensive or defensive player. This new course is for individuals who want to learn more about hockey analytics and statistics and how they can be utilized as a tool to measure in-game play. The goal of this course is to introduce this new innovative and contemporary way of measuring player and team development. $209.00 (tuition $184.96, HST $24.04)
FALL
WINDSOR 070 5025 Oct 15, 16, Sat, Sun 9:00A-4:00P
WINTER
WINDSOR 070 2185 Feb 4, 5, Sat, Sun, 9:00A-4:00P

YOGA

YOGA TEACHER TRAINING PROGRAM
GNR 222N
NEW! In partnership with the Yoga Loft, St. Clair College is offering a yoga teacher training program, created and taught by Romano Formicuccia, E-RYT. This 200-hour teacher training is a comprehensive program that will transform your practice and deepen your understanding of yoga. Perfect for both aspiring teachers and curious practitioners, the 200-hour program provides the essential knowledge for any dedicated yoga enthusiasts. This program draws from the rich lineage of Vinyasa yoga, and the methodology combines the flow and power of Ashtanga. You will receive a thorough grounding in asana, alignment, anatomy, sequencing and philosophy, as well as an introduction in Yin yoga, meditation, pranayama, and Thai yoga massage. Upon completion, successful students will be certified and ready to begin their career as yoga teachers. The Yoga Loft is a registered Yoga school, and this course meets all the requirements of the Yoga Alliance. All classes will take place at the Yoga Loft, 1603 University Ave. W. in Windsor. $3599.00 (tuition $3,184.96, HST $414.04)
FALL
WINDSOR 070 5710 Sep 11-Jan 29, Sun, 9:00A-3:00P

Be inspired. Decrease stress and relax. Yoga classes at St. Clair College are available to all. Yoga classes focus on improving the mind body unity. Asana's or yoga postures work on improving flexibility, strength and concentration. Yoga is encouraged for those who wish to practice preventative health. Students are asked to bring their own yoga mat and if possible arrive 10 minutes early.

GENTLE YOGA
GNR 1297N
Gentle yoga is ideal for those who want to learn to decrease stress levels, relax and improve their inner calm. Gentle yoga assists in improving body awareness and increasing flexibility & strength. This is an all levels class - men and women are welcome. Come for the stretch and get a lot more. (Participants will be required to fill in a Par Q- Health questionnaire to register) $107.35 (tuition $95.00, HST $12.35)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 4777 Sep 21-Dec 7, Wed, 7:30P-8:45P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1988 Jan 25-Apr 12, Wed, 7:30P-8:45P
YOGA –LEVEL II
GNR 401N
Energize and deepen the mind-body unity. Participants will work on building physical endurance & flexibility while gradually challenging boundaries. Level II is a yoga flow class perfect for those who are already active and familiar to yoga. Asana's will flow to energizing music. This practice is perfect for those looking to complement their active lifestyle. Bring your own yoga mat & water. Note: No class Oct 8. $107.35 (tuition $95.00, HST $12.35)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 5066 Sep 24-Dec 17 Sat, 10:30A-11:45A
WOW (Women on Weights)
GNR 632N
Nervous about using the weight room to train? This course will familiarize you with the machines and weights, and how to use them SAFELY! You will learn to build bone density, increase metabolism and discover the health benefits of weight training in a supportive environment. Geared towards beginners, this course will be focusing on the basic principles of fitness training, proper technique and how to design a program to suit your personal needs. $90.40 (tuition $80, HST $10.40)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 4539 Oct 4-Nov 11 Tue, Fri, 9:30A-10:30P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1641 Feb 7-Mar 17 Tue, Fri, 9:30A-10:30P
PHYSICAL FITNESS +40
PED 168N
Exercise is the key to successful tension-free living, increased energy, improved posture and weight maintenance. A twice-a-week thorough workout with bounceless aerobics, muscle toning exercises and stretches to increase the body’s flexibility. Please bring your own water bottle to each class. Note: No class Mon Oct 10 & Mon Feb 20. $101.70 (tuition $90.00, HST $11.70). Location: Blenheim United Church
FALL
CHATHAM 590 4731 Sep 19- Nov 28, Mon & Thu, 10:00A-11:00A
WINTER
CHATHAM 590 2115 Jan 16-Mar 27, Mon & Thu, 10:00A-11:00A

Natural Health and Holistic Wellness

INTRODUCTION TO ESSENTIAL OILS
GNR 1726N
Prefer natural alternatives over synthetic treatments for ailments? Wondering why many ancient remedies used oils derived from plants? Come and learn how using natural oils can support your physical and mental health. Essential oils have applications for children through adults and even pets. This course will touch on what essential oils are, their history, proper use and the benefits from using them. $47.46 (tuition $34.00, materials $8.00, HST $5.46)
FALL
WINDSOR 050 4515 Oct 17, 24, Mon, 6:30P-8:30P
WINTER
WINDSOR 050 1941 Feb 6, 13, Mon, 6:30P-8:30P
REIKI LEVEL I
GNR 1362N
Reiki is for you if you are interested in learning an effective method for relieving stress which promotes healing. Learn what Reiki is, how it works, its history, hand positions, focus symbol and how to use it. Explore how life force energy affects physical, mental and emotional health. Combining lectures, discussions, attunements, meditations and treatment practice in an organized, but relaxed atmosphere. The journey begins. Training manual included. $209.05 (tuition $185.00, HST $24.05)
FALL
WINDSOR 050 4755 Oct 6-Oct 20, Thu, 6:30P-9:30P
WINTER
WINDSOR 050 1893 Jan 26-Feb 9, Thu, 6:30P-9:30P
REIKI LEVEL II
GNR 1363N
Level I provided you with tools valuable in balancing energy and self-healing, but there is much more to Reiki. Level II provides you with a deepening experience of the energy and furthers self-empowerment. While offering skills that will enhance your treatment of others, whether in person or at a distance, Level 2 moves Reiki to a whole new experience. Training manual included. Pre-requisite: Reiki Level I. $209.05 (tuition $185.00, HST $24.05)
FALL
WINDSOR 050 5279 Oct 27-Nov 10, Thu, 6:30P-9:30P
WINTER
WINDSOR 050 1496 Feb 16-Mar 2, Thu, 6:30P-9:30P

Sewing and Design

SEWING - BASICS
CRF 110N
If you’ve never sewn before, learn sewing machine maintenance, preparation and cutting of fabric, pattern know-how, sewing and choosing the right fabric. Students will complete a basic garment during this course. You will be notified at the first class of materials required. Windsor: $226.00 (tuition $200.00, HST $26.00); Chatham: $186.45 (tuition $165.00, HST $21.45) Chatham students please bring your sewing machine to class.
FALL
WINDSOR 050 4833 Sep 22-Nov 10, Thu, 6:30P-9:30P
CHATHAM 550 5100 Oct 4-27, Tue & Thu, 6:30P-9:30P
WINTER
WINDSOR 050 2161 Jan 26-Mar 16, Thu, 6:30P-9:30P
SEWING BASICS II
GNR 1662N
This course is intended for those who have some experience using a sewing machine but want to expand their knowledge of pattern adjustment, garment construction, and techniques suitable for various fabrics. Students will construct a shirt/blouse and where time and experience permit, a second garment of their own choice. You will be notified at the first class of materials required. Chatham students please bring your sewing machine to class. $186.45 (tuition $165.00, HST $21.45)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 5212 Nov 8-Dec 1, Tue & Thu, 6:30P-9:30P
SEWING INTERMEDIATE
CRF 113N
This course takes students from start to finish of fitting and constructing a jacket from a pattern of their own choice. The course is designed for students with previous sewing experience. You will be notified at the first class of materials required. Chatham students please bring your sewing machine to class. $186.45 (tuition $165.00, HST $21.45)
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1640 Jan 26-Mar 16, Thu, 6:30P-9:30P
KNITTING FOR BEGINNERS
GNR 1318N
Some say knitting has become the ‘new yoga’ because it tends to improve concentration, manual dexterity and literacy skills, and at the same time helps to build self-esteem and confidence. Our knitting workshop will include casting on, garter stitch, purl stitch, cast off, simple increases and decreases and learning how to correct your mistakes. After completion of this 12 hour course, students will have all the skills set needed to tackle more challenging projects. You will be notified at the first class of materials required. $90.40 (tuition $80.00, HST $10.40)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 5114 Oct 5- Nov 9, Wed, 7:00P-9:00P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1569 Feb 23-Mar 30, Thu, 7:00P-9:00P
CROCHETING FOR BEGINNERS
GNR 1630N
Crocheting is an enjoyable hobby which almost anyone can learn in a small amount of time. With practice you can learn to crochet beautiful stitches and create your own handmade items to keep and enjoy or to give as gifts. Crochet is becoming very popular and there are so many new patters available. In this program you will learn the basics: the chain stitch, the single crochet, the double crochet, the half-double crochet and the treble crochet. In addition you will understand how to read a crochet pattern and chart. After completion of this 12 hour course, students will have all the skill needed to tackle more challenging projects. You will be notified at the first class of materials required. $90.40 (tuition $80.00, HST $10.40)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 4670 Oct 17- Nov 21, Mon, 7:00P-9:00P

Home and Garden

INTERIOR DECORATING FUNDAMENTALS
GNR 1667N
By taking the mystery, missteps or burden out of decorating, this interior design course gives participants the knowledge and skills they need to create beautiful and comfortable homes. We begin by understanding the basics of design styles and colour theory. Working with colour schemes, space planning, selecting and arranging furniture, window treatments, lighting, accessories, textiles, and other features; participants discover why certain rooms work, no matter the style, and how to combine their unique creativity with basic design principles to create inspirational rooms for themselves and others to enjoy. $270.00 (tuition $238.94, HST $31.06)
FALL
WINDSOR 070 5028 Oct 1-Nov 19, Sat, 9:00A-12:00P
WINTER
WINDSOR 070 1633 Jan 21-Mar 11, Sat, 9:00A-12:00P
FABULOUS FALL PLANTERS
GNR 1642N
Although autumn is here, don’t put away those planters just yet! Learn to create fall and Thanksgiving-themed outdoor displays that will keep your outdoor space bright and cheerful as the cold weather approaches. With the instruction of a local artist, participants will assemble a planter insert using fall perennials, sinamay ribbon, burlap, and seasonal produce to repurpose summer planters into fabulous fall spectacles! Please Note: Material fees are extra, to be paid to Glasshouse Nursery at time of class. $28.25 (tuition $25.00, HST $3.25)
FALL
CHATHAM 570 4520 Oct 15, Sat, 1:00P-4:00P
MODERN FURNITURE FINISHES (CHALK PAINTING)
GNR 1674N
In this workshop participants will learn how to effectively use chalk paints in a variety of methods. Instruction will include both a seminar, and a hands-on workshop, where participants will apply their skills by painting a small piece of furniture which they need to bring with them to class, each participant needs to bring paintbrush and container with lid as well! $45.20 (tuition $30.00, materials $10.00, HST $5.20)
FALL
CHATHAM 570 4661 Oct 15 Sat, 9:00A-12:00P

Personal Development

THE PSYCHIC WORLD
GNR 593N
This course will help you develop your own natural psychic abilities. Taught by Dan Valkos, the course will cover such topics as meditation and the creative dynamic powers of your mind. E.S.P. games that you can play to develop your own psychic talents. How to analyze your dreams and how to see auras. We will also cover such topics as astral projection and a technique for out-of-body travel will be given. If time allows, Mr. Valkos will answer 3 questions regarding each student’s future. $67.80 (tuition $60.00, HST $7.80)
FALL
WINDSOR 070 5264 Sep 24, Sat, 10:00A-5:00P
WINTER
WINDSOR 070 1646 Jan 14, Sat, 10:00A-5:00P
REINCARNATION-WHO WERE YOU?
GNR 592N
This seminar is designed to explore the possibilities of past lives and who we might have been. The class will focus on The Laws of Karma, The Evolution of the Soul, and a series of techniques designed to assist the students in remembering their Past-Lives. Participation in “The Psychic World” GNR 593 or participation in prior workshops with the instructor is recommended. The class will be participating in 3 past-life regressions helping them remember at least three of their prior lifetimes. Student should wear loose fitting clothing and bring a blanket and pillow to class. $67.80 (tuition $60.00, HST $7.80)
FALL
WINDSOR 070 4417 Sep 25, Sun, 10:00A-5:00P
WINTER
WINDSOR 070 1518 Jan 15, Sun, 10:00A-5:00P
THE ART OF PUBLIC SPEAKING
GNR 863N
Learn to appreciate public speaking as an art form and as a practical tool. Understand how to confront and control nervousness while using techniques to enhance your vocal presence. Become acquainted with all the numerous areas of polished public speaking from lectern etiquette to the effective use of body gestures. $135.60 ($120.00, HST $15.60)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 5482 Oct 13-Nov 17, Thu, 6:00P-9:00P
GENEALOGY AND FAMILY HISTORY PART I
GNR 1091N
Have you been wondering how to start your family tree? This is an introductory course in researching your family history. You will learn to collect, record and compile information about your family history. You will discover research tools, sources of information and how to prove your findings. Lessons include: Where are my Records… Libraries and Archives and Genealogical Societies. Many handouts and record forms are provided. $67.80 (tuition $55.00, material $5.00, HST $7.80)
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 2057 Feb 16-Mar 16 Thu, 7:00P-8:30P
GENEALOGY AND FAMILY HISTORY PART II
GNR 1092N
The advanced course will take place in the computer lab with hands-on experience with genealogical program, internet research, effective web sites and how to write your family history book. Pre-requisite: Genealogy & Family History - Part I. $67.80 (tuition $55.00, material $5.00, HST $7.80)
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 2096 Mar 23-Apr 20 Thu, 7:00P-8:30P
GETTING THE MOST FROM YOUR IPAD
GNR 1651N
IPads are great tools, when you know how to sue them to their fullest potential! Make the most of your iPad with this afternoon workshop. Participants will receive instructions and one-on-one assistance addressing: setting up your iPad, applications and using the App Store, navigating iPad features, and using an iPad for both personal and professional tasks. Participants are asked to bring their iPad to this workshop. $37.29 (tuition $30.00, materials $3.00, HST $4.29)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 4519 Sep 28, Wed, 6:00P-9:00P
GETTING THE MOST FROM YOUR IPAD FOR SENIORS
GNR 1654N
IPads are great tools, when you know how to use them to their fullest potential! Make the most of your iPad with this afternoon workshop. Participants will receive instructions and one-on-one assistance addressing: setting up your iPad, applications and using the App Store, navigating iPad features, and using an iPad for both personal and professional tasks. Participants are asked to bring their iPad to this workshop. $33.90 (tuition $27.00, materials $3.00, HST $3.90)
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 2049 Apr 5, Wed, 6:00-9:00P
GETTING THE MOST FROM YOUR IPAD APPLICATIONS
GNR 1650N
This workshop is geared specifically to using and navigating a variety of applications for iPad. Participants will explore the difference between applications and internet sites, and learn how to find and use applications for social networking, exploring general interests, entertainment, personal fitness, and professional development. This workshop will help iPad users find and download apps that will make their tablet an indispensable tool for all aspects of life. $37.29 (tuition $30.00, materials $3.00, HST $3.90)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 5259 Oct 13, Wed, 6:00P-9:00P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1775 Feb 8, Wed, 6:00P-9:00P
BABYSITTER’S TRAINING
GNR 131N
This is an opportunity for boys and girls to become more reliable, conscientious and informed of child care. Learn skills for caring, getting along with babies, toddlers, preschoolers and school age children, learn injury prevention and how to respond to emergencies. This is an intensive program highly recommended to all young babysitters. Please bring pencil and ruler to each class. Pre-requisite - 11-14. Please note: No class Oct 31 & Feb 20. $65.82 (tuition $50.00, materials $8.25, HST $7.57)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 4548 Oct 17-Nov 21, Mon, 6:00P-8:00P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 2053 Jan 23-Feb 27, Mon, 6:00P-8:00P

Photography

Equipment Recommendations:
A camera with the ability to independently set aperture and shutter speeds, or a digital camera of at least 4 megapixels with the same abilities as above. A tripod is also required for section 050. The ability to trigger external flash is also recommended. If you do not own a camera currently, you may want to wait and speak with one of the instructors during the first class, prior to purchasing a camera.

FUNDAMENTALS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
JRN 113
Basic principles of photography will be discussed, including a study of cameras, lenses, light and the controllers of exposure, and the proper use of the camera’s light meter. Introduction to White Balance, histograms and other digital controls. Composition techniques will also be explored, resulting in the improvement of creativity in your photographs. Use of a digital or film 35 mm SLR camera is required. Please note: Passport/Nexus/EDL required for field trips for all sections. 3 units of credit. $269.22
FALL
WINDSOR 050 4715 Sep 19-Dec 12, Mon, 6:30P-10:00P No class Oct 10
WINDSOR 075 5334 Sep 22-Dec 8, Thu, 6:30P-10:00P DOWNTOWN CAMPUS-SCCA
WINTER
WINDSOR 050 1069 Jan 16-Apr 10, Mon, 6:30P-10:00P No class Feb 20
WINDSOR 075 1285 Jan 26-Apr 13, Thu, 6:30P-10:00P DOWNTOWN CAMPUS-SCCA
CHATHAM 550 1310 Jan 17-Apr 4, Tue, 6:30P-10:00P
INTERMEDIATE PHOTOGRAPHY
JRN 213
A continuation of Fundamentals of Photography, employing 35 mm film and digital SLR cameras. This hands-on program explores lighting techniques, studio portraiture, still life photography, white balance and composition. Various class trips will be taken to locations of visual interest. Please note: a passport is required for field trips. Field trips may be scheduled on weekends. Pre-Requisite: JRN 113. 3 units of credit. $269.22
FALL
WINDSOR 050 4424 Sep 21-Dec 7, Wed, 6:30P-10:00P
WINDSOR 075 5448 Sep 20-Dec 6, Tue, 6:30P-10:00P DOWNTOWN CAMPUS-SCCA
WINTER
WINDSOR 050 1150 Jan 18-Apr 5, Wed, 6:30P-10:00P
PHOTOSHOP FOR AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHERS
GNR 1276N
This entry level course will allow students with introductory-level photography skills to use the powerful tools in Photoshop to express their creativity as it pertains to their own images. $298.32 (tuition $264.00, HST $34.32)
WINTER
WINDSOR 050 2143 Feb 1-Apr 5, Wed, 6:00P-9:00P
PHOTOGRAPHY – BEGINNERS WORKSHOP
GNR 1719N
This course is designed for beginners. Start taking better pictures right away. This introductory course will answer many of the questions about your digital camera. You will learn how to improve everyday photos, as well as how to see like a photographer and be more creative. Lots of fun with hands on practice, tips and tricks. Seniors and teens are also welcome into our friendly classroom. Bring your manuals and digital camera to class. $96.05 (tuition $85.00, HST $11.05)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 4946 Sep 19-Oct 31, Mon, 6:30P-9:00P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1635 Jan 16-Feb 27, Mon, 6:30P-9:00P
PHOTOGRAPHY – INTERMEDIATE WORKSHOP
GNR 1720N
This course is designed for intermediate to advanced photographers. Take full control of your digital camera using manual modes to express your creativity. Learn about aperture, shutter speed, ISO and exposure for different types of photography. Explore portraiture, nature, landscape, and more. $96.05 (tuition $85.00, HST $11.05)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 4861 Nov 7-Dec 12, Mon, 6:30P-9:00P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1504 Mar 6-Apr 10, Mon, 6:30P-9:00P
PHOTO EDITING - BEGINNERS
GNR 1721N
This course is designed for beginners. Computers are provided. Taking good photos is only half the process. Make your images stand out through basic editing techniques. Crop and resize your images for print and social media. Adjust contrast, sharpen your images and convert them to black and white. $96.05 (tuition $85.00, HST $11.05)
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 2019 Jan 18-Feb 22, Wed, 6:30P-9:00P
PHOTO EDITING - INTERMEDIATE
GNR 1722N
This course is designed for intermediate to advanced photo editors. Computers are provided. Learn more advanced editing techniques. Introduction to techniques such as cutting and pasting objects and people between images, removing distracting objects, masking, HDR and more. Start developing and converting your RAW images. This course will allow you to get creative with your image editing. $96.05 (tuition $85.00, HST $11.05)
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1860 Mar 1-Apr 5, Wed, 6:30P-9:00P
PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY
GNR 1723N
Designed for intermediate to advanced photographers. We will cover every day portraits as well as creative portraits with the emphasis on composition, lighting, posing and exposure. We will learn how to use lighting accessories and how to work alone or with an assistant. $62.15 (tuition $55.00, HST $7.15)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 4739 Nov 3-Nov 17, Thu, 6:30P-9:00P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 2213 Mar 9-Mar 23, Thu, 6:30P-9:00P
LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY
GNR 1724N
Designed for intermediate to advanced photographers. Learn what makes a landscape photograph appealing and how to give it greater impact. This course will discuss the equipment and introduce the techniques and strategies needed for taking beautiful landscape photos. $62.15 (tuition $55.00, HST $7.15)
FALL
CHATHAM 550 5112 Nov 24-Dec 8, Thu, 6:30P-9:00P
WINTER
CHATHAM 550 1589 Apr 6-Apr 20, Thu, 6:30P-9:00P
learn something new this winter!

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Campus Locations:

Windsor

South Campus 2000 Talbot Rd. W. Windsor

Chatham

Chatham Campus 1001 Grand Ave. W. Chatham

Leamington

South Essex Community Council 215 Talbot St. E. Leamington

Online

Online Delivery

Distance

Distance Learning by paper-based correspondence

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