Alva Campus Short Term Classes


Course Catalogue

Northwest Tech offers a variety of short term training options. You may view the Fall 2017 Course Listings shown below to see an overview of courses and training programs available at Northwest Tech or you may view the  NWTC Fall 2017 Catalogue online.

Training Categories

You may view updated course listings by clicking on one of the training categories below.  Course names, dates, and times will be listed as well as In-District and Out Of District tuition and any fees associated with the class.  Enrollment information will be provided in the right column. Courses available for online enrollment will have an Enroll Now button on the right side of the listing.

Cleet Classes

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Law Enforcement I: Careers in Law Enforcement New! 9/11-12/19 M & Tu 6:00-9:00 500 500 No Fee Closed
Private Security Guard Phase I & II Combo Best Deal! 10/3-10/30 M-Tu 5:00-10:00 199 199 20 Canceled
Private Security Guard Phase I 10/3-10-16 M-Tu 5:00-10:00 125 125 10 Closed
Private Security Guard Phase II 10/17-10/30 M-Tu 5:00-10:00 125 125 10 Enroll Now
Private Security Guard Phase III By Arrangement Varies 175 175 10 Call 580.327.0344

CDL, Vehicle and Safety Courses

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
AAA Driver Improvement Program 9/5 Tu 8:00 - 3:00 20 20 6 Canceled
15 Passenger Van Safety 7/25 Tu 3:00 - 4:00 20 20 No Fee Closed
15 Passenger Van Safety 8/8 T 3:00-4:00 20 20 No Fee Closed
15 Passenger Van Safety 8/16 W 3:00 - 4:00 20 20 No Fee Closed
Reasonable Suspicion Training for Supervisors 8/11 F 8:00 - 10:00 40 40 No Fee Closed
Reasonable Suspicion Training for Supervisors 10/13 F 8:00 - 10:00 40 40 No Fee Canceled
Truck Driver Training Course (Call for Prerequisite Information) Call to Schedule M - F 7:00 -4:30 3500 3500 No Fee Call 580.327.0344
Commercial Motor Vehicle Classes:
CMV Drivers Basics for Entry-Level Training
Driver Vehicle Inspections: The Complete Process
CSA: Know the Basics
Hours of Service
Alcohol & Drug Testing: What Drivers Need to Know
Call to Schedule Call 580.327.0344

Computer Classes

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Microsoft Excel 9/6-9/27 W 1:30-3:30 40 80 5 Closed
QuickBooks, Basic & Beyond Basic (bring your own flash drive) 10/16-12/4 M 6:00-9:00 85 170 $25.00 Bk. opt. Enroll Now
Internet for Golden Agers 9/12 & 9/14 Tu & Th 5:00-7:00 30 60 5 Closed
Windows 10 for Golden Agers 9/26 & 9/29 Tu & Th 5:00-7:00 30 60 5 Canceled
Windows 10 for Intermediate Users 10/12 Th 5:00-8:00 20 40 5 Canceled

Cooking Classes

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Cake Decorating/Creative Cupcakes (Supply list provided) 9/12-10/17 Tu 6:00-8:00 60 120 5 Closed

Education and Personal Development

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Focus on Reading with Reading Plus 8/23-11/8 W 4:00-6:00 100 200 10 Closed
ABE/GED Classes 8/21-11/13 M 6:00-8:00 100 100 25 Closed
HiSet 8/22-11/7 Tu 4:00-6:00 100 100 25 Closed
ACT Prep- Shelly Harris 10/25 W 9:00-12:00 35 35 No Fee Enroll Now
ACT Prep- Chad Cargill 12/6 W 9:00-12:00 35 35 No Fee Enroll Now
Paraprofessional Training 8/15, 8/16, 8/22, 8/23,
8/29 & 8/30
Tu & W 4:00-8:00 132 132 No Fee Canceled

ETC SafeLand and USA Safety Awareness

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Session 1 7/13 Th 7:30-4:30 $75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$10.00 Card Closed
Session 2 8/10 Th 7:30-4:30 $75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$10.00 Card Closed
Session 3 9/14 Th 7:30-4:30 $75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$10.00 Card Closed
Session 4 10/5 Th 7:30-4:30 $75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$10.00 Card Canceled
Session 5 11/9 Th 7:30-4:30 $75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$10.00 Card Enroll Now
Session 6 12/14 Th 7:30-4:30 $75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$10.00 Card Enroll Now
Session 7 1/11/18 Th 7:30-4:30 $75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$75/person $300/company
(up to 15 students
based upon
availability)
$10.00 Card Enroll Now

Farm Management Courses

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Goal Setting / Planning / Marketing 8/29, 9/12, 9/26
10/17 & 10/24
Tu 6:00-8:00 50 100 No Fee Enroll Now
Risk Management / Balance Sheet / Recordkeeping 8/29, 9/12, 9/26
10/17 & 10/24
Tu 6:00-8:00 50 100 No Fee Enroll Now

Handgun Permit Courses

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Basic Handgun 8/26 Sat 8:00-12:00 50 50 No Fee Closed
Basic Handgun 10/14 Sat 8:00-12:00 50 50 No Fee Canceled
Defensive Handgun 9/2 Sat 8:00-5:00 120 120 No Fee Canceled
Handgun Permit 7/1 Sat 8:00-5:00 60 60 No Fee Closed
Handgun Permit " For Ladies" 8/5 Sat 8:00-5:00 60 60 No Fee Closed
Handgun Permit 8/12 Sat 8:00-5:00 60 60 No Fee Closed
Handgun Permit 9/9 Sat 8:00-5:00 60 60 No Fee Canceled
Handgun Permit 10/7 Sat 8:00-5:00 60 60 No Fee Canceled
Handgun Permit 11/4 Sat 8:00-5:00 60 60 No Fee Enroll Now
Handgun Permit 12/9 Sat 8:00-5:00 60 60 No Fee Enroll Now

Health Related Courses

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Certified Nurse Aide, Long-Term Care 9/11-9/28 M-Th 8:00 - 4:00 475 950 100 Call 580.327.0344
Certified Nurse Aide, Long-Term Care 11/6 - 11/28 M - Th 8:00 - 4:00 475 950 100 Call 580.327.0344
Evening Certified Nurse Aide, Long-Term Care 11/1 - 12/7 M - F 4:00 - 8:00 475 950 100 Call 580.327.0344
Evening Certified Medication Aide 8/29 - 9/28 Tu/Th 4:00 - 8:00 315 630 100 Call 580.327.0344
Certified Medication Aide 10/2 - 10/16 Varies 8:00 - 4:00 315 630 100 Call 580.327.0344
Adv. Certified Med Aide-Glucose Monitoring & Insulin Administration 12/12 - 12/14 Tu - Th 8:00 - 4:00 255 255 40 Call 580.327.0344
Adv. Certified Med Aide-Glucose Monitoring & Insulin Administration By Arrangement M - W 8:00 - 4:00 255 255 40 Call 580.327.0344
Advanced Certified Med Aide-Respiratory & Gastric 12/5 - 12/6 Tu - W 8:00 - 2:00 255 255 No Fee Call 580.327.0344
Feeding Assistant By Arrangement Varies Varies 50 50 No Fee Call 580.327.0344
Restorative Care Aide 10/6-10/27 F Varies 199 199 No Fee Call 580.327.0344
Certified Med Aide, CEU (In Alva) 9/1 F 8:00 - 5:00 32 64 No Fee Call 580.327.0344
Certified Med Aide, CEU (In Fairview) 12/1 F 8:00 - 5:00 32 64 No Fee Call 580.327.0344
AHA CPR/1st Aid & AED 10/3, 11/7, 12/5 Tu 4:00 - 10:00 45 45 5 Enroll Now
AHA CPR/1st Aid & AED 11/4 Sat. 8:00 - 2:00 45 45 5 Enroll Now
AHA CPR/1st Aid & AED 10/7, 10/28, 11/18, 12/2, 12/16 Sat. 1:00 - 7:00 45 45 5 Enroll Now
AHA Healthcare Provider CPR By Arrangement Varies 45 45 5 Call 580.327.0344
Medic 1st CPR/1st Aid & AED By Arrangement Varies 35 35 15 Call 580.327.0344
EMT, Emergency Medical Technician By Arrangement Call 580.327.0344
Advanced EMT, Emergency Medical Technician By Arrangement Call 580.327.0344
EMR, Emergency Medical Responder By Arrangement Call 580.327.0344
CPR ON-LINE Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
All AHA CPR and First Aid on-line courses provide a flexible alternative to classroom based training. These are AHA blended learning courses that consist of 3 parts. In Part 1, students complete the on-line curriculum, Part 2 and 3 are completed in a skills testing lab with manikins guided by an AHA Instructor which takes approximately one hour after completion of the lab, the student will obtain an official AHA card. Enroll Online
www.heart.org
Varies Varies Skills Check-Off
$25.00
Enroll Online
www.heart.org

Leadership and Employee Development

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Winning the Workplace Challenge By Arrangement Varies 9:00-4:00 Free Free Free Call 580.327.0344
Dressing for Success & Basic Business Dining Etiquette 11/1 W 9:00-12:00 15 15 Free Enroll Now

New Employee Training

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Oil & Gas Career Readiness Program including: 10 Hour OSHA, General Industry, AHA CPR/FA & AED, Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness (H2S), ETC SafelandUSA Call to Schedule 150 150 35 Call 580.327.0344

OSHA Training

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
10 Hour OSHA General Industry 9/11 & 9/12 M & Tu 8:00-5:00 M
8:00-11:30 Tu
$75/person
Call for
company
rate
$75/person
Call for
company
rate
25 Canceled
10 Hour OSHA General Industry 10/2 & 10/3 M & Tu 8:00-5:00 M
8:00-11:30 Tu
$75/person
Call for
company
rate
$75/person
Call for
company
rate
25 Closed
10 Hour OSHA General Industry 12/12 & 12/13 Tu & W 8:00-5:00 M
8:00-11:30 Tu
$75/person
Call for
company
rate
$75/person
Call for
company
rate
25 Enroll Now
10 Hour OSHA General Industry 1/8 & 1/9 M & Tu 8:00-5:00 M
8:00-11:30 Tu
$75/person
Call for
company
rate
$75/person
Call for
company
rate
25 Enroll Now
30 Hour OSHA General Industry 10/13, 10/20,
10/27 & 10/30
M & F 8:00-5:30 $150/person
Call for company rate
$150/person
Call for company rate
35 Enroll Now

Special Safety Courses

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Reasonable Suspicion Training for Supervisors 8/11 F 8:00-10:00 40 40 No Fee Closed
Reasonable Suspicion Training for Supervisors 10/13 F 8:00-10:00 40 40 No Fee Enroll Now
Confined Space Awareness 9/13 W 9:00-12:00 20 20 No Fee Closed
Fall Protection Awareness 10/6 F 9:00-10:00 20 20 No Fee Closed
Forklift Certification 10/25 W 8:00-12:00 20 20 5 Enroll Now
Fire Safety w/Hands on Fire Extinguisher Training 8/29 Tu 9:00-11:00 20 20 No Fee Closed
Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness (H2S) 9/28 Th 8:00-12:00 20 20 5 Closed
Trenching & Shoring Excavation Awareness 7/26 W 9:00-11:00 20 20 No Fee Closed
Audiometric (Hearing) Testing Call to Schedule Call 580.327.0344
Online Medical Evaluations Call to Schedule Call 580.327.0344
Pulmonary Function Testing Call to Schedule Call 580.327.0344
Respiratory Safety & Fit Test (Need Medical Opinion Prior to Fit Test) Call to Schedule Call 580.327.0344

For additional training topics for your business, please visit the Business & Industry Services section of our website.

Special Skills and Interests

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Beginners Golf 8/7-8/28 M 6:00-8:00 45 90 No Fee Closed
Distressed Furniture 9/20 W 6:00-9:00 20 40 30 Canceled
Flying a Drone- How To's & Legalities (weather permitting) 11/8 & 11/15 W 5:30-7:30 20 40 5 Enroll Now
Freshwater Fish- Aquariums for Beginners (supply list provided) New! 10/9, 10/16 & 10/23 M 6:00-8:00 30 60 5 Canceled
Hunter's Safety 9/16 Sat 8:00-5:00 Free Free No Fee Closed
PADI Open Water Scuba Certification Class- Partnership with NWOSU
(Supply own Wet Suit. Must travel to Lake Tenkiller Sat. & Sun.)
9/18, 9/19, 9/21,
9/30 & 10/1
M, Tu, Th,
Sat, Sun
Varies $349.00 Book
$425.00 Electronic
$349.00 Book
$425.00 Electronic
No Fee Closed
77 Ideas for Better Photos New! 10/5 & 10/12 Th 6:00-8:00 25 50 No Fee Canceled
T-Shirt Quilting 9/12-10/17 Tu 7:00-9:00 30 60 15 Closed
Tai Chi For Better Balance 10/10 & 10/17 Tu 6:00-7:30 15 30 5 Canceled

Transportation Courses

Course Title Dates Days Times ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
CDL Permit Prep Course 9/5 & 9/6 Tu & W 5:00-9:00 50 50 5 Canceled
School Bus Driver Training Must have CDL Permit 7/17-7/21 M-F 6:00-10:00 100 100 5 Closed
School Bus Driver Training Must have CDL Permit 9/18-9/22 M - F 6:00-10:00 100 100 5 Closed
School Bus Driver Refresher Training 7/18 & 9/19 Tu 6:00 - 10:00 25 25 No Fee Closed

Enrollment Options

There are several easy ways to enroll for short term classes:

Class sizes are limited and fill on a first come, first serve basis.  Enrollment is not guaranteed until payment is received and enrollment is verified by a Northwest Tech staff member.

Contact Information

For questions about short-term classes at the Alva campus, contact Charlotte Hadwiger by phone at 580.327.0344 by email at chadwiger@nwtech.edu or Angie Flynt by phone at 580.327.0344 or by email at aflynt@nwtech.edu.