• Lifelong Learning Courses

     

  • Brevard Adult and Community Education offers Lifelong Learning courses for those who want to enhance their knowledge just for enjoyment.

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  • Spring 2022 Lifelong Learning Class Offerings

    Spanish 1 on Zoom: January 24, 31, February 14, 21, 28, March 7, 2022 MONDAYS, 5:30-7:30 pm

    • This is the first class of a sequence of classes. This will cover sections 1-4 in the textbook.

    Spanish 2 on Zoom: January 25, February 1, 8, 15, 22, March 1, 2022 TUESDAYS, 5:30-7:30pm

    • This is the second class in a sequence of classes. This will cover sections 5-8 in the textbook.

    Spanish 3 on Zoom: January 26, February 2, 9, 16, 23, March 2, 2022 WEDNESDAYS, 5:30-7:30pm 

    • This is the third class of a sequence of classes. This will cover sections 9-12 in the textbook.

    Spanish 4 on Zoom: January 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24, March 3, 2022 THURSDAYS, 5:30-7:30pm

    • This is the fourth class of a sequence of classes. This will cover sections 9-12 in the textbook.

    Through our practical, interactive, and fun classes, you will learn to speak and read Spanish. This will allow you to be competitive in the labor market and also allow you to participate in an amazing cultural experience. With more than 50 million Hispanics living in the United States, learning Spanish can be extremely beneficial for anyone looking to expand their careers or simply enrich their personal lives to interact with a growing demographic.

    • This class will be taught LIVE on ZOOM
    • Teacher Patricia Ursich
    • You will need to order a paperback textbook for this class ($21).(For sections B and C you will use the same book)
    • To order the text book Spanish is Fun click here: Perfection Learning Spanish is Fun Book 1 or  Amazon Spanish is Fun Book 1
    • This is a beginning Spanish class.
    • $36 includes ALL 6 class sessions.
    • For more information call 321-633-3660 X 31456

    You may register for the class in our front office with a check or a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form 

     

    Basic Computers: Clearlake Education Center- Cocoa
    Dates:
     January 18, 25 February 1 & 8
    Time: Cocoa 9am-12pm
    $36

    Learn computer basics in an interactive environment. Computer Basics will make you a friend of technology. Operate a computer, file management, windows vs apple, spam/viruses/spyware, email, using social media, connecting with other devices and more.

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form 

     

    Microsoft Office Word & Excel: Clearlake Education Center- Cocoa & Melbourne
    Dates:
     Spring 2022
    Time: TBA
    $36

    This beginning course is an introduction to word, PowerPoint and excel. The class will equip students to become proficient and increase their skills in Microsoft Office for the workplace and personal use. Students may choose to prepare to earn their Microsoft Office Specialist certification by passing the MOS Excel exam after taking this course (additional fee for exam).

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form 

    Beginning Sign Language: Palm Bay Magnet High
    Dates: 
    Spring 2022

    Time: TBA

    $48

    This class will start with sign language basics. Learn communicate using American Sign Language. American Sign Language is a natural language that serves as the predominant sign language of Deaf communities in the United States.

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form 

     

    Beginning Clay Class: Rockledge High School
    Dates: Wednesdays Jan-Mar 2022
    Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
    $99 total

    This is a beginning clay class where you will be taught how to create a bowl using the drape mold method as well as how to make a smaller bowl or jewelry holder using hand building techniques. While projects are drying and waiting to fire, we will be creating a piece using string, nails, and a piece of wood.

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form 

     

    Beginning Acrylic Painting: Clearlake Education Center- Cocoa
    Dates:
     Wednesdays Spring 2022
    Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm

    This class will take place over four weeks. Week one will cover basic painting techniques and two seasonal paintings. Each painting will receive step by step instruction through the painting process.

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form 

    Fall 2021 Lifelong Learning Class Offerings

    Beginning Sign Language: Palm Bay Magnet High
    Dates: 
    10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/8, 11/18, 11/22, 12/2 and 12/9
    Time: 5pm-7pm
    $48

    This class will start with sign language basics. Learn communicate using American Sign Language. American Sign Language is a natural language that serves as the predominant sign language of Deaf communities in the United States.

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form

    Beginning Acrylic Painting: Clearlake Education Center- Cocoa
    Dates:
     10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17
    Time: 5:30pm-7:30pm
    $52.00 including supplies

    This class will take place over four weeks. Week one will cover basic painting techniques and two seasonal paintings. Each painting will receive step by step instruction through the painting process.

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form

    Beginning Computers: Clearlake Education Center- Cocoa & Melbourne
    Dates:
     November 1-4
    Time: Cocoa 2-5pm, Melbourne 9am-12pm
    $36

    Learn computer basics in an interactive environment. Computer Basics will make you a friend of technology. Operate a computer, file management, windows vs apple, spam/viruses/spyware, email, using social media, connecting with other devices and more.

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form

    Microsoft Office Word, PowerPoint & Excell: Clearlake Education Center- Cocoa & Melbourne
    Dates:
     November 15-18
    Time: Cocoa 2-5pm, Melbourne 9am-12pm
    $36

    This beginning course is an introduction to word, PowerPoint and excel. The class will equip students to become proficient and increase their skills in Microsoft Office for the workplace and personal use. Students may choose to prepare to earn their Microsoft Office Specialist certification by passing the MOS Excel exam after taking this course (additional fee for exam).

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form

    ParaPro Test Prep Courses: Clearlake Education Center
    Reading/Writing Section - Tuesdays & Wednesdays, September 7 to 29, 2021 - 5-7 PM 
    Fee $48
    Math Section - Wednesdays & Thursdays, October 6 to November 4, 2021 - 5:30-7:30 PM Fee $54
     

    The ParaPro Assessment measures the skills and knowledge in reading, writing and math possessed by prospective and practicing paraprofessionals/instructional assistants. It also measures their ability to apply those skills and knowledge when assisting in classroom instruction. These test prep classes will prepare you to take the ParaPro Assesment.  *This class is for those interested in working as an instructional assistant who do not have a 2-year degree. BPS starting pay for IAs is $13.08 per hour.

    *Now offering the ParaPro Assessment exam on campus for students who enroll in either course section for $54! (Unavailable at other testing centers near us.) To learn more about the ParaPro Assessment, go to: https://www.ets.org/parapro

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form

     

    Beginning Clay Class: Rockledge High School
    Dates: 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, & 10/13
    Time: 5:30pm-8:30pm
    $36 for class, $40 for supplies, $76 total

    This is a beginning clay class where you will be taught how to create a bowl using the drape mold method as well as how to make a smaller bowl or jewelry holder using hand building techniques. While projects are drying and waiting to fire, we will be creating a piece using string, nails, and a piece of wood.

    Call 321-633-3660 X 31456 for more information.

    You may register for the class in our front office with a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form

     

    Spanish 1A on Zoom: September 28 to November 2, 2021, TUESDAYS, 5:30-7:30 pm

    • This is the first class of a sequence of classes. This will cover sections 1-4 in the textbook.

    Spanish 1B on Zoom: September 29 to November 3, 2021, WEDNESDAYS, 5:30-7:30pm

    • This is the second class in a sequence of classes. This will cover sections 5-8 in the textbook.

    Spanish 1C on Zoom: September 30 to November 4, 2021, THURSDAYS, 5:30-7:30pm 

    • This is the third class of a sequence of classes. This will cover sections 9-12 in the textbook.

    Through our practical, interactive, and fun classes, you will learn to speak and read Spanish. This will allow you to be competitive in the labor market and also allow you to participate in an amazing cultural experience. With more than 50 million Hispanics living in the United States, learning Spanish can be extremely beneficial for anyone looking to expand their careers or simply enrich their personal lives to interact with a growing demographic.

    • This class will be taught LIVE on ZOOM
    • Teacher Patricia Ursich
    • You will need to order a paperback textbook for this class ($21).(For sections B and C you will use the same book)
    • To order the text book Spanish is Fun click here: Perfection Learning Spanish is Fun Book 1 or  Amazon Spanish is Fun Book 1
    • This is a beginning Spanish class.
    • $36 includes ALL 6 class sessions.
    • For more information call 321-633-3660 X 31456

    You may register for the class in our front office with a check or a money order OR online by clicking here: Registration Form