Fairview Campus Short Term Classes


Course Catalogue

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

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.

Business and Industry Classes

Course Title Date Days Time In District Tuition Out of District Tuition Fees Enrollment
Advertising on Facebook 2/21 & 2/28 Tu 6:00-9:00 25 50 Closed
The FISH Philosophy- A Culture of Customer Service 1/19 Th 9:00 - 12:00 10 20 Closed
Leaders of Character, The West Point Way 2/7 Tu 9:00 - 12:00 10 20 Closed
Remember Me- I'm the Customer 3/7 Tu 9:00 - 12:00 10 20 Closed
The Abilene Paradox 4/13 Th 6:00-9:00 10 20 Closed
Who Moved My Cheese 5/2 Tu 9:00 - 12:00 10 20 Closed

Computer Classes

Class Dates Day Time ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
iPhone / iPad 1/12 - 1/26 Tu 6:00-9:00 30 60 Closed
iPhone / iPad 4/11 - 4/18 Th 6:00-9:00 30 60 Closed
Digital Story Books and More 1/23 - 2/13 M 6:00-9:00 50 100 Closed

Computer Labs

Class Dates Day Time ID Tuition OD Tuition Enrollment
COMPUTER FLEX HOUR CUSTOMIZED 1-ON-1 TRAINING in Microsoft Office Suites - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Access & Outlook, Intro to Windows and the Internet An instructor will be present to facilitate your work. Textbooks are provided to aid in your learning. These will be left in the classroom. Enroll in 4 weeks of 2 hour blocks Mimimun- 8 hours
Computer Flex Hour Session 1 1/10 - 1/31 Tu 5:00-9:00 25 50 Closed
Computer Flex Hour Session 2 2/2 - 2/23 Th 5:00-9:00 25 50 Closed
Computer Flex Hour Session 3 3/7 - 4/4 Tu 5:00-9:00 25 50 Closed
Computer Flex Hour Session 4 4/6 - 4/27 Th 5:00-9:00 25 50 Closed

Culinary Classes

Class Dates Day Time ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Secrets of Mother's Cooking 3/20 - 4/10 M 6:00-9:00 30 60 40 Closed

Farm Business Management Classes

Class Dates Day Time ID Tuition OD Tuition Fees Enrollment
Goal Setting / Planning / Marketing/Risk Management /Balance Sheets / Record Keeping 1/12 & 26 , 2/9 & 23 & 3/2 Th 6:00-8:00 50 100 Closed

Hand Gun Permit Classes

Course Title Date Days Time In District Tuition Out of District Tuition Fees Enrollment
Handgun Carry Permit Training 1/7 Saturday 8:00- 5:00 60 60 Closed
Handgun Carry Permit Training 2/4 Saturday 8:00- 5:00 60 60 Closed
Handgun Carry Permit Training 3/4 Saturday 8:00- 5:00 60 60 Closed
Handgun Carry Permit Training 4/1 Saturday 8:00- 5:00 60 60 Closed
Handgun Carry Permit Training 5/6 Saturday 8:00- 5:00 60 60 Closed
Handgun Carry Permit Training 6/3 Saturday 8:00- 5:00 60 60 Closed

Health Related Classes

Course Title Date Days Time In District Tuition Out of District Tuition Fees Enrollment
Certified Nurse Aide, Long-term Care 2/6 - 2/23 M-Th 8:30 - 5:00 475 950 100 Closed
Certified Nurse Aide, Long-term Care 6/5 - 6/22 M-Th 8:30 - 5:00 475 950 100 Enroll Now
Certified Medication Aide (CMA) 1/9,11,16,19,& 23 M, W& Th 8:30 - 5:00 315 630 100 Closed
Certified Medication Aide (CMA) 4/3, 5, 10, 12, &13 M, W& Th 8:30 - 5:00 315 630 100 Closed
Advanced CMA-Glucose Monitoring & Insulin Administration 2/21-2/23 Tu - Th 8:00 - 4:00 255 255 40 Closed
Advanced CMA- Respiratory & Gastric By Arrangement M - Tu 8:00 - 4:00 255 255 No Fee Call 580.327.0344
Hand in Hand Dementia Training By Arrangement Call 580.327.0344
Certified Medication Aide, CEU's - (In Alva) 3/3 F 8:00 - 5:00 32 64 Closed
Certified Medication Aide, CEU's - (In Fairview) 6/2 F 8:00 - 5:00 32 64 Closed
AHA CPR/First Aide By Arrangement Call 580.227.3708
AHA Healthcare Provider CPR By Arrangement 9:00-4:00 45 45 5 Call 580.227.3708
Feeding Assistant By Arrangement Call 580.227.3708
Restorative Care Aide By Arrangement Call 580.227.3708
EMT, Emergency Medical Technician By Arrangement Call 580.227.3708
Advanced EMT, Emergency Medical Technician By Arrangement Call 580.327.0344
EMR, Emergency Medical Responder By Arrangement Call 580.327.0344

Photography Classes

Course Title Date Days Time In District Tuition Out of District Tuition Fees Enrollment
Basic Photography for any Digital Camera 1/9 & 1/23 M 6:00 - 9:00 30 60 5 Closed
Basic Photography for any Digital Camera 2/6 & 2/20 M 6:00 - 9:00 30 60 5 Closed
Intermediate Photography for any Digital Camera 3/20 & 4/3 M 6:00 - 9:00 30 60 5 Closed
iPhone Photography 1/30 M 6:00 - 9:00 22.5 45 Closed
Learn how to Download & Organize your Digital Photos 2/27 M 6:00 - 9:00 22.5 45 Closed
Learn how to Download & Organize your Digital Photos 4/10 M 6:00 - 9:00 22.5 45 Closed
Lightroom - Manage, Organize & Correct Images 3/6 M 6:00 - 9:00 22.5 45 Closed

Special Safety Classes

Course Title Date Days Time In District Tuition Out of District Tuition Fees Enrollment
ETC SafeLandUSA On request Call 580.227.3708
10 and 30 Hour OSHA On request Call 580.227.3708
Respiratory Safety & Fit Test On request Call 580.227.3708
Audiometric (Hearing ) Test On request Call 580.227.3708
Hydrogen Sulfide On request Call 580.227.3708
Trenching and Shoring/Excavation On request Call 580.227.3708
Fire Protection/Extinguisher On request Call 580.227.3708
Forklift Training On request Call 580.227.3708
American Heart First Aid/CPR On request Call 580.227.3708

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

Special Skills and Interests Classes

Course Title Date Days Time In District Tuition Out of District Tuition Fees Enrollment
Stained Glass/Glass Art 1/31 - 4/25 Tu 6:00-9:00 90 180 35 Closed
T-Shirt Quilting Class 1/23 - 2/13 M 6:00-9:00 30 60 Closed
Quilting Class #1 NEW! 2/20 - 3/27 M 6:00-9:00 37.5 75 Closed
Art/Painting Is For Everyone 1/16 - 3/6 M 6:00-9:00 69 139 Closed
Art/Painting Is For Everyone 3/20 - 5/8 M 6:00-9:00 69 139 Closed
Essentials Oils-Natures Health & Wellness Solutions 2/2 -2/23 Th 6:00-8:00 25 50 10 Closed
Tai Chi 1/10 - 2/28 Tu 5:15-6:15 20 40 Closed
Tai Chi 3/21 - 5/2 Tu 5:15-6:15 20 40 Closed
Dog Obedience -- Beginners 3/23 - 4/27 Th 6:00-7:00 30 75 Closed
Beekeeping 2/7 - 2/21 Tu 6:00-9:00 22.5 45 Closed
Adult Basic Education/GED 1/16 - 3/30 M/Th 5:00-9:00 No Charge No Charge Closed

Technology and Industry Classes

Course Title Date Days Time In District Tuition Out of District Tuition Fees Enrollment
General Welding/Welding Certification, TIG/ Stick 1/31 - 3/9 Tu & Th 6:00-9:00 90 180 50 Closed
General Welding/Welding Certification, TIG/ Stick 3/21 - 4/27 Tu & Th 6:00-9:00 90 180 50 Closed
Woodworking- Your project your level 2/2 - 4/27 Th 6:00-9:00 90 150 20 Closed
Introduction to Upholstery 1/30 - 4/24 M 6:30-9:30 90 180 20 Closed
Distressed Furniture from Junky to Funky New! 2/7 - 2/21 Tu 6:00-9:00 45 90 30 Closed

Vehicle Safety Classes

Course Title Date Days Time In District Tuition Out of District Tuition Fees Enrollment
AAA - Driver Improvement Program 2/6 - 2/8 M & W 6:00 - 9.00 20 40 6 Closed
AAA - Driver Improvement Program 4/11 -4/13 Tu & Th 6:00 - 9.00 20 40 6 Closed

Volunteer Firefighter Training

Course Title Date Days Time In District Tuition Out of District Tuition Fees Enrollment
Fire Service Instructor I 1/14 & 15, 21, & 22 Sat & Sun 8:00 - 5:00 Grant Funded Closed
Vehicle Fire Fighter 2/18 Sat 8:00 - 5:00 Grant Funded Closed
Grain Bin Emergencies / Awareness Level 3/3 Friday 6:00 - 10:00 Grant Funded Closed
Grain Bin Emergencies / Operations Level 3/4 Sat 8:00 - 5:00 Grant Funded Closed
Advanced Fire Behavior 4/1 Sat 8:00 - 5:00 Grant Funded 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 Fairview campus, contact Steve Kliewer by phone at 580.227.3708 by phone or by email at skliewer@nwtech.edu or Kelley Burggraf by phone at 580.227.3708 or by email at kburggraf@nwtech.edu.