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Continuing Education in Lincoln



HCC Lincoln offers a variety of classes for enrichment and professional development. 

Is there a class you want to teach in Lincoln?  

Complete a course concept form and return it to the address provided or any staff member at HCC Lincoln! Check out the list of commonly needed areas where instructors are wanted! 

We also welcome suggestions on CE courses to offer!

Late winter/early spring 2020 classes are posted below.  

Click the drop down to see the full course details and register! 

  • Gmail is just the beginning of what Google has to offer. Get to know the full Google Suite, a collection of online, user-friendly applications that can be accessed anywhere at your convenience.  Join a Google Certified Trainer as you walk throuh Google Drive, Docs, Sheets, Calendar and more.  Familiarize yourself with dozens of features and take the tips and tricks back home or to work. 

    Dates: 2/10/20 (1 session)

    Meets: Monday, 6:00PM to 8:00PM

    Location: HCC Lincoln, room 202

    Course fee: $29

    Instructor: Jennifer Keith 

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  • Take your knowledge of Google applications to new heights.  Designed for avid Google users, this course will take a deeper dive into free applications like Forms, Calendar, Sheets, Docs and Slides.  Add a more personalized approach and come to class prepared with ideas for utilizing Google Suite in your home or career settings.  Leave with adept G Suite skills ready to apply to any personal or professional project! 

    Dates: 2/24/20 (1 session)

    Meets: Monday, 6:00PM to 8:00PM

    Location: HCC Lincoln, room 202

    Course Fee: $29

    Instructor: Jennifer Keith 

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  • Become the conductor of your own energy.  Integrate the ancient wisdoms of Qigong, Tai Chi and vocal toning to channel energy, understanding how it flows through awareness, movement and sound techniques. Acknowledge what your body and mind are capable of and experiennce the harmonious benefits that this mindfulness supplies.  Leave with new knowledge of the nature of your energy system along with simple strategies to consistently promote well-being. 

    Dates: 2/25/20 - 3/10/20 (3 sessions)

    Meets: Tuesdays, 6:00PM to 7:00PM 

    Location: HCC Lincoln, room 403

    Course fee: $25

    Instructor: Laura Elliott

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  • Communication drives workplace engagement.  In this session, get more strategic about communication as a professional skill. Tune into your personal communication style and compare it to that of your peers, supervisors and customers. Learn how to customize your approach and get the best results.  Understand what to get right in managing in-person, written and digital interactions to prevent conflict and promote productivity.  Leave with new methods for connecting to others at work and contributing as a high-performing employee. 

    This course is one component of the Essential Workplace Skills workshop series. 

    Dates: 3/27/20 (1 session)

    Meets: Friday, 8:00AM to 12:00PM

    Location: HCC Lincoln, room 209

    Course fee: $60

    Instructor: Jennifer Keith 

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  • Social media got its start as a personal platform, but quickly evolved into a primary marketing tool for businesses.  Discover just how influential this channel can be for converting leads into sales, retrieving customer data, and staying connected with your audience.  Determine which platforms align best with your marketing goals, and learn how to maximize their potential to best reach your target audience.  Leave with the knowledge to create an intentional social media strategy through purposeful content creation and mindful scheduling habits. 

    Dates: 3/30/20 (1 session) 

    Meets: Monday, 6:00PM to 8:00PM

    Location: HCC Lincoln, room 202

    Course fee:$29

    Instructor: Jennifer Keith 

    Register Now!

Registration can be completed online or by visiting us at our new campus at 2201 Woodlawn Road!

Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8am to 8pm

Friday: 8am to 4:30pm

Contact Us

HCC Lincoln
2201 Woodlawn Rd.
Lincoln, IL 62656
Phone: 217-735-1731
Fax: 217-735-1352
Email:
Lincoln.Center@heartland.edu 

Kristi Powell

Director, HCC Lincoln 
Phone: 309-268-8973
Email:
Kristi.Powell@heartland.edu 

Jennifer Kirby

Associate Director, HCC Lincoln
Advisor, HCC Lincoln 
Phone: 309-268-8971
Email:
Jennifer.Kirby2@heartland.edu 

Val Conrady

Coordinator of Adult Education,
HCC Lincoln
Phone: 309-268-8975
Email:
Valerie.Conrady@heartland.edu

Kelsi Edwards

Program Assistant, HCC Lincoln 
Phone: 309-268-8974
Email: 
Kelsi.Edwards@heartland.edu