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This entry-level four-day class provides operators and managers with knowledge about water sources and characteristics, math, hydraulics, flow measurement, aeration, filtration, softening, disinfection, storage sampling, etc. Class designed for anyone planning to take the Water Treatment Grade I & II exam.

October 17, 18, 24 & 25, 2017
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (lunch on your own)
Instructor: Phil Propes

Multipurpose Room, SWCC Performing Arts Center
1501 W Townline St. Creston, IA

Cost: $625 per person
Registration deadline: October 10, 2017

Offered in cooperation with DMACC’s Water Environmental Technology Program

For more information, please view this brochure.

Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form

Mandatory Introduction Session
September 12, 2017 ~ 6pm-8pm
SWCC Performing Arts Center (Creston), Multipurpose Room

Practice Range, Driving, and Testing
Week of September 25, 2017
Dates and times TBD

Course Requirements:

  • Valid Driver's License
  • Valid CDL Learner's Permit
  • Email address (must be able to access it)
  • Access to high speed internet

Cost:  $525.  Students must be preregistered and prepaid by September 6, 2017.

See brochure for more information

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

Food Service Supervisor Training
Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form

Modified Diets (12 hours)
Wednesdays, September 6-27 ~ 9am-12pm
SWCC Multipurpose Room (Creston)
Total Cost: $280

Sanitation and Safety (16 hours)
Wednesdays, September 6-27 ~ 12:30pm-4:30pm
SWCC Multipurpose Room (Creston)
Total Cost: $330

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
August 2 & 3, 2017 ~ 12:30pm-4:30pm
SWCC Performing Arts Center Multipurpose Room (Creston)

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

Various Dates
September 23, 2017 - June 20, 2018
See brochure for more information
Cost per driver:  $100 - Iowa Resident

Annual Training
Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form
Various Dates
September 13, 2017 - June 20, 2018
See brochure for more information
Cost per driver:  $30 - Iowa Resident

Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration Form

MIG (GMAW) Welding Certificate
October 2 - November 2, 2017 ~ 4-8pm
SWCC Tech Center, Room 202 (Creston)
Cost: $1995

Brochure (PDF) - Online Registration
Thursday, June 1, 2017 ~ 9am-5pm
SWCC Instructional Center, Room 180
Cost: $10