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Community Education Classes at Ohio University Southern!  For more information, please call 740.533.4588 or email ous_community_ed@ohio.edu.
 

Community Education Guidelines and Procedures

 
Community Education classes are open to the general public regardless of educational background. These classes are self-supporting, and the fees collected from Community Education cover all instructional, administrative, and overhead cost of the program...
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Registration and Enrollment


PLEASE REGISTER AND ENROLL PRIOR TO THE FIRST CLASS SESSION. If the minimum enrollment for a class is not met, the class may be cancelled.
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Print and mail a completed registration form (PDF) with a check or money order payable to:
Ohio University Southern
1804 Liberty Avenue
Ironton, Ohio 45638
 
Community Education classes offers classes in technology, artistic endeavors, personal interests, dog obedience, and recreation.

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CLASS LIST
 
CEU Workshops
 
Social Work EthicsEthics
This course is designed to meet the Kentucky Board of Social Work ethics continuing education requirements for licensure renewal.
 
The course will discuss the importance of Ethical Standards and Fredric Reamer's Ethical decision making process. Participants will engage in a discussion detailing the KY Board of Social Work Code of Ethical Conduct and will be given opportunities to apply their understanding of its requirements with group ethical dilemma exercises. Includes a certificate for 3 contact hours/.3 CEU's. For more information, or to register by phone, please call 740.533.4588.
 
Course Location: OUS Dingus 101, Dingus Technology Center, Southern Campus, Ironton
Date/Time: 9:00 am – 12:15 pm, Thursday, May 4th
Course Cost: $50.00 ( includes certificate)
 
 
Hunt for Big Grants ***
You need to find a grant - a large one.  And, you need to find it now.  
Where do you search? How do you find a grant
that will meet the needs of your organization?  
This two hour seminar will help you learn where to search and stay updated on new grant announcements. Participants will learn where and how to navigate free grants resources on the Internet.
Course Location: OUS Dingus 218
Date/Time: 9:15 - 11:30am, Friday May 5th
Course Cost: $30 (Includes Certificate for 2 Contact Hours/ .2 CEU's)
 
Write Strong / Get Grants ***
Grant dollars can make a real difference in tough economic times. In order to compete, you need a strong and compelling proposal to help win your grant. This workshop helps simplify how to write problem statements, goals and objectives to strengthen your grant proposal. Participants will engage in hands-on writing exercises designed to boost the power of even the toughest proposal.
Course Location: OUS Dingus 218
Date/Time: 1:15 - 3:30pm, Friday May 5th
Course Cost: $30 (Includes Certificate for 2 Contact Hours/ .2 CEU's)

 

OR
 
*** You can sign up to take both classes for $55 ((Includes Certificate for 4 Contact Hours/ .4 CEU's)
 
All material provided for both classes

 

 


 

Community Education Courses

 

Restoring Old Photos **CANCELLED**

 

Restore Old PhotosDo you have old photos that are faded, torn or creased? In this class students will learn how to obtain quality scans of photos and get hands-on introduction of how to use free software to perform various techniques of restoring and repairing your photos. Students will also learn ways to digitally preserve their photos.
 

Course Location: OUS Dingus Center, Room 220
Date/Time: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm, Thursday, April 6 & Thursday, April 13,
Course Cost:$39.00

 

 



FITNESS

 

Aerobic Conditioning (Kickboxing)
Aerobic
Cardio Kickboxing is a cardiovascular workout utilizing kicks, punches, calisthenics, and step aerobics to elevate heart rate and strengthen all major muscle groups.  Specific strengthening, toning, and stretching exercises will also be included in the class.
 
Course Location: OUS Campus and Community Building
Date/Time: Mondays and Wednesdays, 5:30 - 6:25 pm, January 9 - April 29
Please note: Class will not be meeting during week of spring break, March 6-10
Course Cost: $40
 
Out of Shape? Get Your Bobcat Groove On
Out of Shape?Out of Shape?
No more excuses. Join the Bobcat Movers and Groovers by enrolling in this course designed especially for people who are not regular exercisers.  This class will focus on the safe and comfortable way for you to learn low-impact aerobics, strength training and flexibility exercises.  During this half hour long class exercises will be geared to increase your energy level and help participants lose some inches and pounds.
 
Course Location: OUS Campus and Community Building
Date/Time: Mondays and Wednesdays, 12:00 - 12:30 pm, January 18 - April 20,
Please note: Class will not be meeting during week of spring break, March 6-10
Course Cost: $30
 

COMMUNITY ROADTRIPS

 
Explore the Greenbrier
Come join us for a pleasurable day at the beautiful Greenbrier Resort. Not only will you Greenbrier Resortexperience the spectacular resort but you’ll also enjoy the magnificent Christmas decorations and displays of the resort.  

This luxurious day trip will include your transportation to and from the resort, continental breakfast on the bus, a gourmet lunch at the resort, admission to the bunker tour, admission to the 235+ years history of The Greenbrier presentation, admission to the Casino Club, and $20 free slot play. If gambling is not your thing you might choose to explore the retail shops, restaurants, and grounds.
 
Hotel tours and grounds tours may be booked for an additional fee.
 
Location: Bus will depart from OHIO University Southern, Ironton, OH
 
Date/Time: Friday, December 1, 2017, 7:45AM-10:00PM
 
Trip Cost: $149.00
 
Payments: $149.00 per person is due by November 3, 2017
Bus Tours
*Please note that in keeping with the resort’s time-honored traditions, the dress requirement at The Casino Club at The Greenbrier is dressy casual until 7:00 p.m.
*All times are approximate and subject to change.
 
 
 

PLEASE REGISTER AND ENROLL PRIOR TO THE FIRST CLASS SESSION.
If the minimum enrollment for a class is not met, the class may be cancelled.
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Contact Information:

Community Education
Ohio University Southern
1804 Liberty Avenue
Ironton, OH 45638

ous_community_ed@ohio.edu
740.533.4588