BETA @ Butler Community College


QuickBooks (2 days)

Date: Active Friday April 25, 2014 through Friday May 2, 2014
Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location: Bulter Community College-Andover Campus, 715 E. 13th Street, Room 5220S, Andover, KS
Price: $299
This workshop meets on 2 Fridays - April 25th and May 2nd. In this workshop you will learn how to create a QuickBooks company file; set up the chart of accounts, customers, vendors and items; record and pay a bill; print checks; record manual checks; create invoices and statements; record payments from customers; record deposits; generate financial statements and customize reports.

2-Week Fast Track WELDING

Date: Active Monday April 28, 2014 through Friday May 9, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location: Butler Community College-El Dorado Campus, 901 S. Haverhill Road, Building 300, El Dorado, KS
Price: $499 (includes loaned textbook)
Welding continues to be a high-demand career and Butler is providing an accelerated path to the workforce.
BETA’s new 2-week fast track program lets you learn the skills and safety practices to perform various types of welding. The format is now an open, flex format covering the basics of any or all of the 3 processes. This allows you to learn what you need to know during any of the 2-week sessions.
•Gas metal arc (GMAW)
•Gas tungsten arc (GTAW)
•Shielded metal arc (SMAW)
This approach will allow individuals – both employed and those looking for employment - to advance their career in a manner that works around the demands of their schedule.
These 2-week fast track courses will be offered on the Butler Community College - El Dorado campus in the Welding Technology Center – Bldg. 300 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday - Friday.
Space is limited!
Enroll now for fast track welding courses.
The next 2-week Program begins Monday, April 28, 2014
$499 loaned textbook included
To register go to

AHIT - Home Inspection Training Course

Date: Active Friday May 30, 2014 through Sunday June 1, 2014
Time: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Location: Butler Community College - Andover Campus, 715 E. 13th Street, Andover, KS
Our professional home inpsection training course was developed in conjuction with the American Home Inspectors Training Institute. This home inspection training and marketing support program enables you to both start and operate your own successful home inspection business or to be a significant contributor in an established company. Our step-by-step processes and extensive experience couples with our proven track record of successfully preparing and supporting thousands of home inspectors, makes this the right choice for you. More than 95% of participants pass the state exam or association exam on the first try after completing this training.

KSBDC Starting a Business Workshop

Date: Wednesday June 25, 2014
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location: Butler Community College- Marion Campus, 412 N. 2nd, Marion KS 66861
Price: FREE
If you are thinking of starting a small business, this workshop is a great place to begin. This workshop offers essential information about marketing, management, and money that will help you assess the feasibility of your idea and start writing your business plan. We will also discuss how you can access free assistance from the Emporia State Unviersity Kansas Small Business Development Center (KSBDC). This workshop is offered FREE of charge and is presented by the KSBDC. Registration is required one week prior to the workshop. To reserve a spot for this workshop, send an email to or call