General Interest

For more information, please view this brochure.

Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form

Cost:  $40 for Iowa Residents

Payment Methods:

  • Credit / debit card online
  • Credit / debit card via phone
  • Cash or money orders accepted at SWCC locations

No personal checks accepted.

Creston
SWCC Performing Arts Center Multipurpose Room

February 23, 2017
April 27, 2017
June 22, 2017
August 24, 2017
October 26, 2017
December 21, 2017

Osceola
SWCC Osceola Center

May 25, 2017
September 28, 2017

Red Oak
SWCC Red Oak Center

March 16, 2017
July 27, 2017
November 16, 2017

Information Regarding Coaching Authorization

Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form

SWCC Creston Campus, Performing Arts Center, Multipurpose Room
Instructor:  Barb Fuller, MA, RD, LD

Food Service Management (18 hours)
February 15, 22, March 1, 2017 (snow date: March 8)
Total Cost:  $340

Food Preparation Principles (12 hours)
March 15 & 22, 2017 (snow date: March 29)
Total Cost:  $280

Food Preparation Lab (24 hours)
April 5, 12, 19, 26, May 3 & 10, 2017
Total Cost:  $380

Meal Service (12 hours)
June 7 & 14, 2017
Total Cost:  $260

Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form

April 22, 2017 ~ 8AM-5PM
SWCC Creston Campus, Performing Arts Center, Multipurpose Room
0.90 CEUs for Nurses, 8 CEHs for EMS Personnel
Pre-registration is required as class sizes are limited.
Cost:  Class is free, $10 charge for CEUs and CEHs

Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form

April 29, June 24, August 26, 2017 ~ 8am-2pm
SWCC Creston Campus, Performing Arts Center, Multipurpose Room
Cost: $40

Note:  You must take the prerequisite eCourse before you will be allowed to enroll in the Basic Rider Course!  See the brochure for more information.

Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) Basic Rider Course
March 31 - October 1, 2017 ~ see course brochure for dates and times
Courses held at SWCC Technical Center, Creston campus

Answers to frequently asked questions for those interested in taking the Motorcycle Safety Basic Rider Course:

  • Students must take the MSF online eCourse before registering for the Basic Rider Course BRC.
  • You must attend all 15 hours of the same class you registered in.
  • Class is held rain or shine.
  • Proper riding attire required:  pants, long-sleeves, sturdy over the ankle footwear and rain gear should it look like rain.
  • SWCC provides the motorcycle and all classroom materials.
  • Student must provide DOT approved helmet and full fingered gloves.
  • You will need a valid driver’s license.
  • You do not need a motorcycle permit to take the Basic Rider Course.
  • Upon successful completion of the Basic Rider class the DOT motorcycle endorsement skills test may be waived.
  • The BRC is mandatory for students under the age of 18 with the signature of a parent/guardian on the waiver form.
  • BRC Classes are limited to 6 students.

Brochure (PDF)
Courses meet 6-10pm Fridays and 8am-5pm Saturdays.  Courses are two consecutive dates, participants must attend all 12 hours.

Creston - Registration Form
SWCC Performing Arts Center Multipurpose Room
1501 W Townline St

March 17 & 18, 2017
April 21 & 22, 2017
May 19 & 20, 2017
June 16 & 17, 2017
July 14 & 15, 2017
August 18 & 19, 2017
September 15 & 16, 2017
October 20 & 21, 2017
November 17 & 18, 2017
December 15 & 16, 2017

Osceola - Registration Form
SWCC Osceola Center Room 107
2520 College Drive

April 7 & 8, 2017
July 28 & 29, 2017
October 6 & 7, 2017

Red Oak - Registration Form
SWCC Red Oak Center Room 107
2300 N 4th St

May 5 & 6, 2017
August 11 & 12, 2017
November 3 & 4, 2017

New Driver Training
Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 8:30am-11:30am

SWCC Multipurpose Room (Performing Arts Center, Creston campus)
Cost per driver:  $100 (Iowa Resident)

Annual Training
Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 6-9pm (Leon)
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 6-9pm (Greenfield)
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 6-9pm (Mt. Ayr)
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 1-4pm (Creston)

See brochure for specific location information
Cost per driver:  $25 (Iowa Resident)

Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form

Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW) (MIG Welding)
Tues/Weds/Thurs, March 7-16, 2017 ~ 4pm-8pm
SWCC Creston Campus, Tech Center
Cost:  $550

Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (GTAW) (TIG Welding)
Tues/Weds/Thurs, April 4-13, 2017 ~ 4pm-8pm
SWCC Creston Campus, Tech Center
Cost:  $550