WSCC’s Division of Continuing Education prepares host of classes for small businesses

Posted on Monday, June 3, 2013 at 12:11 pm

Walters State Community College’s Division of Continuing Education has a diverse group of courses beginning in June, ranging from self defense to Microsoft excel and media production for small businesses.

 The following courses are scheduled on the college’s Morristown campus:

 Media Production for Small Businesses — meets on Mondays, June 3-July 8, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Learn how to effectively use digital software in marketing and branding. Class covers the basics of media production including social media. Cost is $159.

 Microsoft Excel 2010 Level 3 — meets June 3 and 10, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Course builds on skills taught in level 1. Students will work with advanced formulas and learn data functions.

 Self Defense — June 19 and 16, from 6 to 9 p.m. The class teaches defensive tactics for all skill levels utilizing simple, effective and proven techniques. The class is for men and women over the age of 12. Cost is $60 per person.

 The following class is offered on the college’s Sevier County Campus:

 Microsoft Excel 2010 Graphing 101 — June 12, from 8:30 a.m. to Noon. Graphing can be a powerful tool, displaying numeric data in a easyto-read visual. Students will create basic charts including columns, bars and pie charts, then explore graphing options and formatting tricks. The course fee is $59.

 The following class will meet in the community room of the Newport Utilities Board:

 Lunch and Learn, Cornerstone Building — June 12, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Learn the hidden aspects of teambuilding by working together through some fun and practical activities. The cost is $25 and includes lunch.

 The following class will meet at the Greene Technology center on Hal Hendard Road:

 Parents, Children and Divorce, — June 20, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. The class is court-ordered for divorcing parents. Learn how a child views divorce and discover new ways of communicating with your child about the divorce. Also covered is how new relationships affect children.

 For information on these classes or any others offered by the Division of Community Education, call Amanda Hill at 423-798-7946 or e-mail

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