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El Dorado Chamber 16th Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show

  • El Dorado Chamber 16th Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show
AseraCare Hospice
Date: Saturday September 20, 2014
Time: All Day Event
Category: Fund Raiser

Location: Downtown El Dorado
Price: Free to View; Registation Fee's Apply
16th Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show.

Our Charity this year is the Kansas Honor Flights. We plan to work with the WWII museum to send two El Dorado or Butler Co Vets to Washington.

Native Words, Native Warriors - Special Exhibit

Butler County History Center and Kansas Oil Museum
Date: Saturday August 2, 2014 through Sunday October 5, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: BCHC/KOM
Price: Regular admission price
The exhibit "Native Words, Native Warriors" tells the story of the Native American "code talkers" during World War I and World War II. The exhibit is brought to the BCHC/KOM by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibits.

Opening Weekend

Walters' Pumpkin Patch
Date: Saturday September 20, 2014 through Sunday September 21, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Walters' Pumpkin Patch, 10001 NW Hwy. 77
Price: Half price
New attractions:
Pumpkinland
Giant Rocking Chair
Becky's Bakery & Mud Pies
Human foosball game
Walters' Pumpkin Patch

TEAS Test Prep

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Friday August 29, 2014 through Friday November 7, 2014.
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Category: Educational

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

TEAS Test Prep

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Thursday August 28, 2014 through Thursday October 30, 2014.
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Category: Educational

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

CPIM - APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management

Butler Community College
Date: Tuesday February 18, 2014 through Tuesday November 4, 2014.
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Butler Community College - El Dorado, 901 S. Haverhill Road, El Dorado, KS
Price: $297 for each of the 5 required courses
The APICS CPIM program has been organized into five modules, each
focusing on key areas of study that are integral to an understanding and mastery of production and inventory management principles. Candidates must pass an exam for each of the modules to successfully complete the APICS CPIM program. The APICS CPIM Basics of Supply Chain
Management module has been updated to keep pace with the rapid changes in the marketplace and to better align with the APICS CPIM exams.

Introduction to Materials Management (optional)
Dates to be announced
This is an introductory class highly recommended for anyone
considering CPIM certification but it is not a required course in the program. It is based upon the Tony Arnold text and describes the basics of supply chain management, manufacturing planning and control systems, purchasing, and physical distribution.

Basics of Supply Chain Management (Entry Mode)
Tuesdays, Feb. 18—Mar. 25, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The basic concepts in managing the complete flow of materials in a supply chain from suppliers to customers are covered in the Basics module. Supply chain concepts are introduced and basic terminology emphasized, as are relationships among activities in the supply chain. Knowledge of the material in this module is assumed as a prerequisite for the other APICS CPIM modules, which cover similar topics but in much greater depth.

Master Planning of Resources (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Apr.15—May 20, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The topics of demand management, sales and operations planning, and master scheduling are examined in-depth in this module. Both supply and demand planning for mid– to long-term independent demand are discussed. Priority planning and capacity planning issues also are addressed.

Detailed Scheduling and Planning (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Jun. 10—Jul. 15, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The subject matter of this module includes inventory management, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning, procurement, and supplier relationships.

Execution and Control of Operations (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Aug. 5—Sep. 9, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The principles, approaches and techniques needed to schedule, control, measure, and evaluate the effectiveness of production operations are covered in this module. A broad range of production operations are
reviewed including project, batch, line, continuous, and remanufacturing environments.

Strategic Management of Resources (Capstone Module)
Tuesdays, Sep. 30—Nov. 4, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
This module covers strategic planning and implementation and describes how market requirements drive the resources and processes of an organization. It helps you explore the relationship among existing and emerging
processes and technologies to manufacturing strategy and supply chain-related functions.
http://beta.butlercc.edu

PHR/SPHR Certification Preparatory Course

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Tuesday August 26, 2014 through Tuesday November 11, 2014.
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

Fast Track 2-Week WELDING

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Monday September 15, 2014 through Friday September 26, 2014.
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

Native Words, Native Warriors - Special Exhibit

Butler County History Center and Kansas Oil Museum
Date: Saturday August 2, 2014 through Sunday October 5, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: BCHC/KOM
Price: Regular admission price
The exhibit "Native Words, Native Warriors" tells the story of the Native American "code talkers" during World War I and World War II. The exhibit is brought to the BCHC/KOM by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibits.

Opening Weekend

Walters' Pumpkin Patch
Date: Saturday September 20, 2014 through Sunday September 21, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Walters' Pumpkin Patch, 10001 NW Hwy. 77
Price: Half price
New attractions:
Pumpkinland
Giant Rocking Chair
Becky's Bakery & Mud Pies
Human foosball game
Walters' Pumpkin Patch

TEAS Test Prep

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Friday August 29, 2014 through Friday November 7, 2014.
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Category: Educational

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

TEAS Test Prep

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Thursday August 28, 2014 through Thursday October 30, 2014.
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Category: Educational

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

CPIM - APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management

Butler Community College
Date: Tuesday February 18, 2014 through Tuesday November 4, 2014.
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Butler Community College - El Dorado, 901 S. Haverhill Road, El Dorado, KS
Price: $297 for each of the 5 required courses
The APICS CPIM program has been organized into five modules, each
focusing on key areas of study that are integral to an understanding and mastery of production and inventory management principles. Candidates must pass an exam for each of the modules to successfully complete the APICS CPIM program. The APICS CPIM Basics of Supply Chain
Management module has been updated to keep pace with the rapid changes in the marketplace and to better align with the APICS CPIM exams.

Introduction to Materials Management (optional)
Dates to be announced
This is an introductory class highly recommended for anyone
considering CPIM certification but it is not a required course in the program. It is based upon the Tony Arnold text and describes the basics of supply chain management, manufacturing planning and control systems, purchasing, and physical distribution.

Basics of Supply Chain Management (Entry Mode)
Tuesdays, Feb. 18—Mar. 25, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The basic concepts in managing the complete flow of materials in a supply chain from suppliers to customers are covered in the Basics module. Supply chain concepts are introduced and basic terminology emphasized, as are relationships among activities in the supply chain. Knowledge of the material in this module is assumed as a prerequisite for the other APICS CPIM modules, which cover similar topics but in much greater depth.

Master Planning of Resources (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Apr.15—May 20, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The topics of demand management, sales and operations planning, and master scheduling are examined in-depth in this module. Both supply and demand planning for mid– to long-term independent demand are discussed. Priority planning and capacity planning issues also are addressed.

Detailed Scheduling and Planning (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Jun. 10—Jul. 15, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The subject matter of this module includes inventory management, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning, procurement, and supplier relationships.

Execution and Control of Operations (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Aug. 5—Sep. 9, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The principles, approaches and techniques needed to schedule, control, measure, and evaluate the effectiveness of production operations are covered in this module. A broad range of production operations are
reviewed including project, batch, line, continuous, and remanufacturing environments.

Strategic Management of Resources (Capstone Module)
Tuesdays, Sep. 30—Nov. 4, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
This module covers strategic planning and implementation and describes how market requirements drive the resources and processes of an organization. It helps you explore the relationship among existing and emerging
processes and technologies to manufacturing strategy and supply chain-related functions.
http://beta.butlercc.edu

PHR/SPHR Certification Preparatory Course

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Tuesday August 26, 2014 through Tuesday November 11, 2014.
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

Fast Track 2-Week WELDING

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Monday September 15, 2014 through Friday September 26, 2014.
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

Native Words, Native Warriors - Special Exhibit

Butler County History Center and Kansas Oil Museum
Date: Saturday August 2, 2014 through Sunday October 5, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: BCHC/KOM
Price: Regular admission price
The exhibit "Native Words, Native Warriors" tells the story of the Native American "code talkers" during World War I and World War II. The exhibit is brought to the BCHC/KOM by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibits.

TEAS Test Prep

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Friday August 29, 2014 through Friday November 7, 2014.
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Category: Educational

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

TEAS Test Prep

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Thursday August 28, 2014 through Thursday October 30, 2014.
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Category: Educational

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

CPIM - APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management

Butler Community College
Date: Tuesday February 18, 2014 through Tuesday November 4, 2014.
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Butler Community College - El Dorado, 901 S. Haverhill Road, El Dorado, KS
Price: $297 for each of the 5 required courses
The APICS CPIM program has been organized into five modules, each
focusing on key areas of study that are integral to an understanding and mastery of production and inventory management principles. Candidates must pass an exam for each of the modules to successfully complete the APICS CPIM program. The APICS CPIM Basics of Supply Chain
Management module has been updated to keep pace with the rapid changes in the marketplace and to better align with the APICS CPIM exams.

Introduction to Materials Management (optional)
Dates to be announced
This is an introductory class highly recommended for anyone
considering CPIM certification but it is not a required course in the program. It is based upon the Tony Arnold text and describes the basics of supply chain management, manufacturing planning and control systems, purchasing, and physical distribution.

Basics of Supply Chain Management (Entry Mode)
Tuesdays, Feb. 18—Mar. 25, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The basic concepts in managing the complete flow of materials in a supply chain from suppliers to customers are covered in the Basics module. Supply chain concepts are introduced and basic terminology emphasized, as are relationships among activities in the supply chain. Knowledge of the material in this module is assumed as a prerequisite for the other APICS CPIM modules, which cover similar topics but in much greater depth.

Master Planning of Resources (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Apr.15—May 20, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The topics of demand management, sales and operations planning, and master scheduling are examined in-depth in this module. Both supply and demand planning for mid– to long-term independent demand are discussed. Priority planning and capacity planning issues also are addressed.

Detailed Scheduling and Planning (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Jun. 10—Jul. 15, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The subject matter of this module includes inventory management, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning, procurement, and supplier relationships.

Execution and Control of Operations (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Aug. 5—Sep. 9, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The principles, approaches and techniques needed to schedule, control, measure, and evaluate the effectiveness of production operations are covered in this module. A broad range of production operations are
reviewed including project, batch, line, continuous, and remanufacturing environments.

Strategic Management of Resources (Capstone Module)
Tuesdays, Sep. 30—Nov. 4, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
This module covers strategic planning and implementation and describes how market requirements drive the resources and processes of an organization. It helps you explore the relationship among existing and emerging
processes and technologies to manufacturing strategy and supply chain-related functions.
http://beta.butlercc.edu

PHR/SPHR Certification Preparatory Course

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Tuesday August 26, 2014 through Tuesday November 11, 2014.
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

Fast Track 2-Week WELDING

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Monday September 15, 2014 through Friday September 26, 2014.
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

Native Words, Native Warriors - Special Exhibit

Butler County History Center and Kansas Oil Museum
Date: Saturday August 2, 2014 through Sunday October 5, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: BCHC/KOM
Price: Regular admission price
The exhibit "Native Words, Native Warriors" tells the story of the Native American "code talkers" during World War I and World War II. The exhibit is brought to the BCHC/KOM by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibits.

TEAS Test Prep

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Friday August 29, 2014 through Friday November 7, 2014.
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Category: Educational

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

TEAS Test Prep

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Thursday August 28, 2014 through Thursday October 30, 2014.
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Category: Educational

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

CPIM - APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management

Butler Community College
Date: Tuesday February 18, 2014 through Tuesday November 4, 2014.
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Butler Community College - El Dorado, 901 S. Haverhill Road, El Dorado, KS
Price: $297 for each of the 5 required courses
The APICS CPIM program has been organized into five modules, each
focusing on key areas of study that are integral to an understanding and mastery of production and inventory management principles. Candidates must pass an exam for each of the modules to successfully complete the APICS CPIM program. The APICS CPIM Basics of Supply Chain
Management module has been updated to keep pace with the rapid changes in the marketplace and to better align with the APICS CPIM exams.

Introduction to Materials Management (optional)
Dates to be announced
This is an introductory class highly recommended for anyone
considering CPIM certification but it is not a required course in the program. It is based upon the Tony Arnold text and describes the basics of supply chain management, manufacturing planning and control systems, purchasing, and physical distribution.

Basics of Supply Chain Management (Entry Mode)
Tuesdays, Feb. 18—Mar. 25, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The basic concepts in managing the complete flow of materials in a supply chain from suppliers to customers are covered in the Basics module. Supply chain concepts are introduced and basic terminology emphasized, as are relationships among activities in the supply chain. Knowledge of the material in this module is assumed as a prerequisite for the other APICS CPIM modules, which cover similar topics but in much greater depth.

Master Planning of Resources (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Apr.15—May 20, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The topics of demand management, sales and operations planning, and master scheduling are examined in-depth in this module. Both supply and demand planning for mid– to long-term independent demand are discussed. Priority planning and capacity planning issues also are addressed.

Detailed Scheduling and Planning (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Jun. 10—Jul. 15, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The subject matter of this module includes inventory management, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning, procurement, and supplier relationships.

Execution and Control of Operations (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Aug. 5—Sep. 9, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The principles, approaches and techniques needed to schedule, control, measure, and evaluate the effectiveness of production operations are covered in this module. A broad range of production operations are
reviewed including project, batch, line, continuous, and remanufacturing environments.

Strategic Management of Resources (Capstone Module)
Tuesdays, Sep. 30—Nov. 4, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
This module covers strategic planning and implementation and describes how market requirements drive the resources and processes of an organization. It helps you explore the relationship among existing and emerging
processes and technologies to manufacturing strategy and supply chain-related functions.
http://beta.butlercc.edu

PHR/SPHR Certification Preparatory Course

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Tuesday August 26, 2014 through Tuesday November 11, 2014.
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

Fast Track 2-Week WELDING

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Monday September 15, 2014 through Friday September 26, 2014.
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

Native Words, Native Warriors - Special Exhibit

Butler County History Center and Kansas Oil Museum
Date: Saturday August 2, 2014 through Sunday October 5, 2014.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: BCHC/KOM
Price: Regular admission price
The exhibit "Native Words, Native Warriors" tells the story of the Native American "code talkers" during World War I and World War II. The exhibit is brought to the BCHC/KOM by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibits.

TEAS Test Prep

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Friday August 29, 2014 through Friday November 7, 2014.
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Category: Educational

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

TEAS Test Prep

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Thursday August 28, 2014 through Thursday October 30, 2014.
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Category: Educational

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

CPIM - APICS Certified in Production and Inventory Management

Butler Community College
Date: Tuesday February 18, 2014 through Tuesday November 4, 2014.
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Butler Community College - El Dorado, 901 S. Haverhill Road, El Dorado, KS
Price: $297 for each of the 5 required courses
The APICS CPIM program has been organized into five modules, each
focusing on key areas of study that are integral to an understanding and mastery of production and inventory management principles. Candidates must pass an exam for each of the modules to successfully complete the APICS CPIM program. The APICS CPIM Basics of Supply Chain
Management module has been updated to keep pace with the rapid changes in the marketplace and to better align with the APICS CPIM exams.

Introduction to Materials Management (optional)
Dates to be announced
This is an introductory class highly recommended for anyone
considering CPIM certification but it is not a required course in the program. It is based upon the Tony Arnold text and describes the basics of supply chain management, manufacturing planning and control systems, purchasing, and physical distribution.

Basics of Supply Chain Management (Entry Mode)
Tuesdays, Feb. 18—Mar. 25, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The basic concepts in managing the complete flow of materials in a supply chain from suppliers to customers are covered in the Basics module. Supply chain concepts are introduced and basic terminology emphasized, as are relationships among activities in the supply chain. Knowledge of the material in this module is assumed as a prerequisite for the other APICS CPIM modules, which cover similar topics but in much greater depth.

Master Planning of Resources (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Apr.15—May 20, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The topics of demand management, sales and operations planning, and master scheduling are examined in-depth in this module. Both supply and demand planning for mid– to long-term independent demand are discussed. Priority planning and capacity planning issues also are addressed.

Detailed Scheduling and Planning (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Jun. 10—Jul. 15, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The subject matter of this module includes inventory management, material requirements planning, capacity requirements planning, procurement, and supplier relationships.

Execution and Control of Operations (Core Competency Module)
Tuesdays, Aug. 5—Sep. 9, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
The principles, approaches and techniques needed to schedule, control, measure, and evaluate the effectiveness of production operations are covered in this module. A broad range of production operations are
reviewed including project, batch, line, continuous, and remanufacturing environments.

Strategic Management of Resources (Capstone Module)
Tuesdays, Sep. 30—Nov. 4, 2014
5:30pm to 9:30pm $297
This module covers strategic planning and implementation and describes how market requirements drive the resources and processes of an organization. It helps you explore the relationship among existing and emerging
processes and technologies to manufacturing strategy and supply chain-related functions.
http://beta.butlercc.edu

PHR/SPHR Certification Preparatory Course

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Tuesday August 26, 2014 through Tuesday November 11, 2014.
Time: 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

Fast Track 2-Week WELDING

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Monday September 15, 2014 through Friday September 26, 2014.
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Wednesday September 24, 2014
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

BETA @ Butler Community College
Date: Wednesday September 24, 2014
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Category: Educational

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

Investment Real Estate- El Dorado, KS

  • Investment Real Estate- El Dorado, KS
Sundgren Auctioneers & Realtors
Date: Wednesday September 24, 2014
Time: 5:30 pm
Category: Auctions

Location: 1020 N Oreint St. El Dorado, KS
2 Bedroom 1 Bath Investment Property With
A 24' x 24' Metal Building W/ A Concrete Floor
Attached By A Breezeway. The Property Sits
On 7 Lots.
Click for more details!