BETA @ Butler Community College

Events

PHR/SPHR Certification Preparatory Course

Date: Tuesday August 26, 2014 through Tuesday November 11, 2014
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Location: Center for Technology & Advancement, 120 S. Main Street, Wichita, KS
Price: $1109 includes instruction & SHRM Learning System materials
This professional development program is designed for two
audiences:
 Participants seeking continuing professional development and
a broad overview of the field, and
 Participants preparing to take the Professional in Human
Resources (PHR) or Senior Professional in Human Resources
(SPHR) certification examinations administered by the HR
Certification Institute.
This program’s instructor has an outstanding record of participants passing
the certification exams. The program uses the SHRM® Learning System
which is updated with current HR policies and legislation. As a professional
development tool, the Learning System can increase a participant’s
knowledge of the field of human resources and provide current reference of
HR practices. As a certification preparation tool, the Learning System has a
measurable track record of success for those qualified to sit for the exam.
This course is offered in partnership with the Society for Human
Resource Management (SHRM). The course investment includes all course
materials but does not cover registration for the PHR or SPHR examinations.
By enrolling in this course, you’ll benefit from
 An experienced instructor.
 Interaction with peers.
 A dynamic classroom environment that enhances learning.
 Classroom expectations and assignments that help you stay on track.
Course Details:
Prepare for the PHR or SPHR certification exam using the SHRM Learning
System. This preparation course employs a blended learning approach,
which incorporates the full scope of the HR Certification Institute’s body of
knowledge. Through classroom sessions, homework exercises consisting of
sample tests and periodic progress checks, the student gains the knowledge
base in preparation for the PHR or SPHR certification exam.
Meets on the following Tuesdays from 5:30pm to 9:00pm
$1109.00 Includes instruction & SHRM Learning System materials
Training Location: Center for Technology and Advancement
120 S. Main St.
Wichita, Kansas 67202
Webinar option provided on the same dates
Fall Session Dates:
August 26, 2014: Module 1-Business Management & Strategy
September 9, 2014: Module 2-Workforce Planning & Employment
September 16 2014: Module 3-Human Resource Development
September 30, 2014: Module 4-Compensation & Benefits Part 1
October 7, 2014: Module 4-Compensation & Benefits Part 2
October 28, 2014: Module 5-Employee & Labor Relations Part1
November 4, 2014: Module 5-Employee & Labor Relations Part 2
November 11, 2014: Module 6-Risk Management & Final Exam
http://beta.butlercc.edu

TEAS Test Prep

Date: Thursday August 28, 2014 through Thursday October 30, 2014
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Location: Butler Community College - El Dorado, 915 S. Haverhill Road, El Dorado, KS
Price: $70.00
Need help getting ready for the TEAS Test?
All new format!
Melissa Elliott will instruct potential health care workers,
preparing them to take the Test of Essential Academic Skills
(TEAS) exam. This exam is required for entrance into many
programs such as nursing and dental hygiene. The course
will run for 10 weeks and will cover test taking strategies and
testing over all four sections of the TEAS exam.
Class periods will consist of practice tests, 2 reading, 3 math,
2 science and 2 English and provide instant feedback for
improvement. This feedback can be used to direct study on
topics that need enhancement.
Class sections are:
Thursdays, August 28-October 30
5 - 7:30pm
Butler of El Dorado
BCC Welcome Center - Rm. 20008/20009
http://butlercatalog.butlercc.edu/forms/betaregistration.cfm

TEAS Test Prep

Date: Friday August 29, 2014 through Friday November 7, 2014
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Location: Butler Community College - Andover Campus
Price: $70 per student
Need help getting ready for the TEAS Test?
All new format!
Melissa Elliott will instruct potential health care workers,
preparing them to take the Test of Essential Academic Skills
(TEAS) exam. This exam is required for entrance into many
programs such as nursing and dental hygiene. The course
will run for 10 weeks and will cover test taking strategies and
testing over all four sections of the TEAS exam.
Class periods will consist of practice tests, 2 reading, 3 math,
2 science and 2 English and provide instant feedback for
improvement. This feedback can be used to direct study on
topics that need enhancement.
Friday, August 29-November 7, (no class due to room conflict
on Sept 5)
10am - 12:30pm
Butler of Andover, 715 E. 13th Street, Andover, KS 67002
http://butlercatalog.butlercc.edu/forms/betaregistration.cfm

Fast Track 2-Week WELDING

Date: Monday September 15, 2014 through Friday September 26, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location: Butler Community College-El Dorado, 915 Haverhill Road, Building 300, El Dorado, KS
Price: $499.00 (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 non-credit, fast track program lets you
learn the skills and safety practices to perform various types of
welding. 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. M - F.
Space is limited!
Enroll now for fast track welding courses.
The next 2-week program begins Monday, Sept. 15, 2014
$499 (loaner textbook included)
To register go to http://beta.butlercc.edu
http://beta.butlercc.edu

Small Business Free Consultations

Date: Wednesday September 24, 2014
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Location: Butler Community College - Marion Campus, 701 E. Main, Marion, KS
Price: FREE
The Butler Community College Kansas Small Business Development Center will have a small business consultant at Butler Community College in Marion.
If you would like to discuss issues concerning your existing business or starting a new business, our consulting services are free and confidential. To make an appointment call the BCC- KSBDC at 316-218-6311. Please make an appointment at least two business days in advance.
http://beta.butlercc.edu/ksbdc

Starting A Business Workshop-Marion

Date: Wednesday September 24, 2014
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location: Butler Community College-Marion Campus, 701 E. Main, Marion, KS
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 Butler Community College Kansas Small Business Development Center (KSBDC). This workshop is offered free of charge and is presented by the KSBDC. Registration is required by September 17th.
http://beta.butlercc.edu/ksbdc

National Manufacturing Day Celebration at Butler Community College - Andover Campus

Date: Friday October 3, 2014
Time: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location: Butler Community College - Andover Campus, 715 E. 13th Street, Andover, KS
Price: FREE
Celebrate National Manufacturing Day with Butler Community College at our Andover Campus! Tour the manufacturing education facilities, learn about our new IT Intstitute, find out how BETA can help with your corporate training needs and have a bite to eat.