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Calendar of events at Daytona State announced for November 2013

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 9, 2013) - Daytona State College presents the following calendar of events for November 2013.

Events are open to the public and free of charge, unless otherwise noted.

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Nov. 5, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
PowerPoint 2010, Basic
Presented by the Center for Business and Industry at Daytona State College, this course covers the basic functions and features of PowerPoint 2010. After an introduction to PowerPoint's window components and Help system, students will learn to create, save, and rearrange presentations. Then they will format text, use drawing objects, work with graphics, and insert tables and charts. They will then learn to use templates and themes, slide masters, and transition effects. Finally, students will learn to proof, run, and print presentations. The course fee is $85 and includes a student workbook with a CD-ROM containing the lab files used in class. The deadline to register for each course is one week prior to the course date.
Daytona Beach Campus, Bergengren Hall (#110), Rm. 248
1200 W. Int'l Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-4224 or parkerj@DaytonaState.edu.

Nov. 6-Dec. 10,
Wastewater Treatment Plant Operation Level C, Module III
Presented by the Center for Business and Industry at Daytona State College in conjunction with Florida Gateway College, this 100 percent online pre-licensure course is approved by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.  Upon completion of this module the student should have an understanding of safety, maintenance of equipment, odor control and disposal of wastes, effluent discharge, advanced laboratory procedures and wastewater discharge rules. Tuition: $148
For additional information, call (386) 754-4308 or email water2go@fgc.edu.

Nov. 6-Dec. 10,
Water Treatment Plant Operation Levels B & C, Module III
Presented by the Center for Business and Industry at Daytona State College in conjunction with Florida Gateway College, this 100 percent online pre-licensure course is approved by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.  This module covers such topics as EPA regulations for the treatment of water, safety measures utilized in the treatment of water, management of THMs, maintenance of equipment, advanced laboratory procedures and drinking water rules. Tuition: $148
For additional information, call (386) 754-4308 or email water2go@fgc.edu

Nov. 6, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Word 2010, Advanced
Presented by the Center for Business and Industry at Daytona State College, this one-day course builds on the skills and concepts taught in Word 2010: Intermediate. Students will perform mail merges, create and use forms, and create master documents that include a table of contents, a table of figures, footnotes, endnotes, an index, bookmarks, cross references, and Web frames. They will also create macros, customize the Quick Access toolbar and keyboard shortcuts, and work with XML documents. The course fee is $85 and includes a student workbook with a CD-ROM containing the lab files used in class. The deadline to register for each course is one week prior to the course date.
New Smyrna Beach-Edgewater Campus,
940 Tenth Street, New Smyrna Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-4224 or parkerj@DaytonaState.edu

Nov. 7, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Pumpology School
Thompson Pump, in partnership with Daytona State College, announces a one-day workshop combining six courses approved by the Florida Board of Professional Engineers (FBPE), the Construction Industry Licensing Board (CILB) and the Florida Rural Water Association (FRWA). This workshop combines six courses to provide hands-on demonstrations and classroom training from recognized industry experts. Participants will learn the measurement of sound for pumps, selecting the proper level of sound attenuation, calculating system head curve, determining friction loss, the function of pump curves, various curve reading methods, differences of variable and positive displacement pumps, applications and advantages of different types of pumps, backup pumps for lift stations, components of a backup lift station system, eight steps for proper pump failure analysis, common causes of failures in pumps, and more. Tuition: $200 (FRWA CEU Administrative Fee $35 for members, $65 for non-members. Must be paid in advance along with tuition).
Daytona Beach Campus, Bergengren Hall (#110), Rm. 112
1200 W. Int'l. Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-4224 or parkerj@DaytonaState.edu

Nov. 12, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
PowerPoint, Advanced
Presented by the Center for Business and Industry at Daytona State College, this one-day course builds on the skills and concepts taught in PowerPoint: Basic. Students will customize PowerPoint by modifying the Quick Access Toolbar and creating macros. They will also apply themes and templates, and they will work with SmartArt graphics and tables. Students will add multimedia content and interactive elements to slides, and they will learn about presentation distribution options including PDF and HTML. Finally, students will integrate PowerPoint with Word and Excel. The course fee is $85 and includes a student workbook with a CD-ROM containing the lab files used in class. The deadline to register for each course is one week prior to the course date.
Daytona Beach Campus, Bergengren Hall (#110), Rm. 248
1200 W. Int'l. Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-4224 or parkerj@DaytonaState.edu

Nov. 13, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Access 2010, Basic
Presented by the Center for Business and Industry at Daytona State College, this course covers the basic functions and features of Access 2010. After an introduction to database concepts and the Access environment and Help systems, students will learn how to design and create databases. Then they will work with tables, fields, and records; sort and filter data; and set field properties and data entry rules. Students will then learn to create queries, forms, and reports. The course fee is $85 and includes a student workbook with a CD-ROM containing the lab files used in class. The deadline to register for each course is one week prior to the course date.
Daytona Beach Campus, Bergengren Hall (#110), Rm. 248
1200 W. Int'l Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-4224 or parkerj@DaytonaState.edu

Nov. 13, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
PowerPoint 2010, Basic
Presented by the Center for Business and Industry at Daytona State College, this course covers the basic functions and features of PowerPoint 2010. After an introduction to PowerPoint's window components and Help system, students will learn to create, save, and rearrange presentations. Then they will format text, use drawing objects, work with graphics, and insert tables and charts. They will then learn to use templates and themes, slide masters, and transition effects. Finally, students will learn to proof, run, and print presentations. The course fee is $85 and includes a student workbook with a CD-ROM containing the lab files used in class. The deadline to register for each course is one week prior to the course date.
New Smyrna Beach-Edgewater Campus,
940 Tenth Street, New Smyrna Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-4224 or parkerj@DaytonaState.edu

Nov. 16-17, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Certified Pool Operator Training Course
Presented by the Center for Community and Professional Education at Daytona State College, this 16-hour course is designed to provide the knowledge necessary to safely and efficiently manage and operate swimming pools and spas. Upon completion of this course, the student must demonstrate knowledge of the topics covered in the CPO course, outlined below, by successfully answering 75% of the questions on the National Swimming Pool Foundation written CPO certification exam. The course fee is $295 including text book.
Daytona Beach Campus, Bergengren Hall (#110), Rm. 249
1200 W. Int'l. Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-4224 or parkerj@DaytonaState.edu

Nov. 20, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Access 2010, Intermediate
Presented by the Center for Business and Industry at Daytona State College, this course builds on the skills and concepts taught in Access 2010: Basic. Students will learn how to normalize data, manage table relationships, and enforce referential integrity; work with Lookup fields and subdatasheets; create join queries, calculated fields, and summary values; add objects to forms and create advanced form types; print reports and labels; create and modify charts; and use PivotTables and PivotCharts. The course fee is $85 and includes a student workbook with a CD-ROM containing the lab files used in class. The deadline to register for each course is one week prior to the course date.
Daytona Beach Campus, Bergengren Hall (#110), Rm. 248
1200 W. Int'l Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-4224 or parkerj@DaytonaState.edu

Nov. 20, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
PowerPoint, Advanced
Presented by the Center for Business and Industry at Daytona State College, this one-day course builds on the skills and concepts taught in PowerPoint: Basic. Students will customize PowerPoint by modifying the Quick Access Toolbar and creating macros. They will also apply themes and templates, and they will work with SmartArt graphics and tables. Students will add multimedia content and interactive elements to slides, and they will learn about presentation distribution options including PDF and HTML. Finally, students will integrate PowerPoint with Word and Excel. The course fee is $85 and includes a student workbook with a CD-ROM containing the lab files used in class. The deadline to register for each course is one week prior to the course date.
New Smyrna Beach-Edgewater Campus,
940 Tenth Street, New Smyrna Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-4224 or parkerj@DaytonaState.edu. 

Nov. 20, 5 p.m.
Information Session - Florida TRADE Manufacturing program
In September 2012, the U.S. Department of Labor implemented, in coordination with the U.S. Department of Education, the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TRADE) initiative, providing $500 million in grants to community colleges and universities for development and expansion of innovative training programs.
Daytona State College received nearly $850,000 as part of a consortium of 12 Florida colleges awarded a $15 million grant, and has created a multi-step training process focused on the region’s workers and industry needs. The Florida TRADE Manufacturing program is an 11-week course that develops an initial set of technical skills that can lead to certifications, internships and job interviews with partnering manufacturing companies (such as AO Precision, Covidien, Thomas & Betts, and Hudson Technologies), and can provide a fast track to a career in manufacturing. The program staff and instructors will provide information and be available to answer questions. The next series of classes is scheduled to start January 2014.
Advanced Technology College,
1770 Technology Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, call (386) 506-3379 or howed@DaytonaState.edu.

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NOTE:

Offering more than 100 certificate, associate and bachelor's degree programs, Daytona State College has responded to the education and workforce training needs of Volusia and Flagler counties and beyond for more than 50 years. The college enrolls about 30,000 students a year at its seven instructional sites, with graduates serving in critical fields including health care, emergency services, business, education, hospitality, engineering, technology and more.

Daytona State has been recognized as a leader in higher education numerous times, most recently by U.S. News & World Report, which ranked the college among the Top 10 Best Online Bachelor?s Programs in the nation in 2014, for the second year running. In 2013 the U.S. Department of Education?s College Affordability and Transparency Center ranked DSC among the top 50 most affordable public four-year institutions in the country, with less than half the tuition of the national average. At the same time, Community College Week, a leading publication in higher education, featured the college in its list of Top 100 Associate Degree Producers. 

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