Matched 37 Courses / 38 Classes

Accounting Internship (ACC270AC) 3 Credits

Accounting work experience in a business or industry. Eighty hours of designated work per credit totaling 240 hours per semester. Prerequisites: Permission of Department or Division.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38597 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
COOP - paid per student
In Person 10/28/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • L. Clark
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Last Date to Enroll is Monday, Oct 28, 2019 - requires instructor approval.

Human Impacts on Ancient Environments (ASB226) 3 Credits

Interrelationship between humans and their environments, using archaeological data and case studies beginning with early hominids. Uses of research to identify environmental change and distinguish between climatic and human-induced global change. Explores ways in which prehistoric people caused and responded to environmental changes. Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: H, SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21102 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 297 - Conference Room
Study Abroad 12/18/2019 - 12/27/2019 N/A N/A
  • D. Powell Jr
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Study Abroad Lima, Cusco, and Machu Picchu, Peru
      Students enrolled in the Peru study abroad must also enroll in SOC 298AA - 21103, Human Impacts on Ancient Environments
      Mandatory Predeparture Orientation & Classes December 10-12, 2019 from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM in M East Conference Room M 297
      Estimated Program Cost: $3,600 (must be paid in full by 9/3/19 and non-refundable after 9/3/19)
      Estimated Airfare: $1,400 International + $300 In-country
      Estimated Meals: $380
      Deposit: $250 due by 3/18/19. After 3/18/19, deposit is due day of enrollment. Deposit is non-refundable after 3/18/19

Using Excel: Level III (BPC104CD) 0.5 Credits

Use of Excel to produce worksheets utilizing macros for template development and automation of repetitious tasks, and worksheet methods for the storage and management of data. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in BPC104BD or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19044 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
E 140: Computer Commons
In Person 11/09/2019 - 11/09/2019 Sat 9:00AM - 3:30PM
  • J. Jones
Open
24 of 26 Seats Available

Safety In Early Childhood Settings (CFS125) 1 Credit

Fundamental concepts of promoting a safe, but challenging learning environments. Establishing and maintaining safety procedures in the early childhood setting. Emphasis on indoor and outdoor equipment and activities, risk analysis, accident, evacuation, and emergency plans, regulations, regulatory agencies and resources, current topics, and innovative practices. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18135 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 127 - Reserved for CFS/ECH
In Person 11/02/2019 - 11/09/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • K. Fenderson Gonzales
Open
4 of 24 Seats Available

Professional Development in Early Childhood Education (ECH287) 1 Credit

Emerging professionalism within the field of early childhood education. Consideration of job responsibilities, rewards, ethics and current issues facing practitioners. Includes assessment and career planning. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18136 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 126 - Psychology Classroom
In Person 11/02/2019 - 11/09/2019 Sat 8:00AM - 3:30PM
  • S. Ceklic
Open
13 of 24 Seats Available

Emergency Medical Technology (EMT104) 9 Credits

Techniques of emergency medical care in accordance with national and state curriculum. Study of the human body, patient assessment, treatment of medically or traumatically compromised patients, special hazards, and medical operations, IV monitoring, patient-assisted medication administration, automated external defibrillators (AEDs), and blood-glucose monitoring. Note: EMT104 Students are required to complete additional hours in a competency-based clinical, vehicular, and/or scenario based experience. This may be completed through EMT104AB or program director-approved rotation. Students must meet National Registry of EMTs requirements for certification. Additional information available at nremt.org. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in EMT101 or a current validation in Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider/Professional Rescuer and (appropriate score on Reading placement test to demonstrate minimum tenth grade level reading or completion of an Associate's degree or higher from an accredited institution).

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
42862 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley: Black Mountain Campus
Aquila Hall 145 - Black Mtn
In Person 10/25/2019 - 03/06/2020 F 8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • N. Malmrose
  • C. Cuevas
  • J. Schell
  • D. Starr
Open
22 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class section #42862 Requires EMT Dept. Permission: Call 602-787-6782 for assistance.
      Location: Black Mtn PVCC Campus This section meets at the PVCC at Black Mountain campus located at 34250 N. 60th St., Scottsdale, AZ 85266 / Phone: 602.493.2600 / www.pvc.maricopa.edu/blackmountain. This section meets an additional Saturday for eight (8) hours Date will be 2/22/2020.
      Class 42862 costs include EMT Course Fee: $125
    • Additional Class Notes: Course Fee: $125. Students MUST pick up an EMT104 Student Checklist (green packet) and complete it by the FIRST DAY of class. EMT104 Student Checklist packets are available in the Advisting Office at KSC building, at the EMT/FSC Office in the L building, or online at http://www.pvc.maricopa.edu/sites/default/files/fire_emt_student_checklist.pdf. Please carefully read through all the requirements listed in the checklist to ensure completion by the first day of class. EMT104 utilizes Canvas. Students should log in to Canvas prior to the first day of class for any announcements and to become familiar with the layout. **ENROLLMENT CAN ONLY BE DONE OVER PHONE REGISTRATION AT (602) 787-7000 or THRU ADMISSIONS & RECORDS IN THE KSC BUILDING ON CAMPUS. NO ONLINE REGISTRATION IS ALLOWED.**

Trauma Management II (EMT246) 4 Credits

Designed to instruct advanced prehospital care personnel the critical skills necessary to manage the trauma victim and the emergency scene through the Incident Command System (ICS). Enhances advanced emergency medical technology (EMT) skills by focusing on emergency care interventions. Provides advanced exposure to victim assessment, initial treatment, resuscitative skills, invasive techniques, electrical and pharmacologic interventions, stabilization, transportation of the victim to an emergency care facility, and documentation. Prerequisites: Certified as a Basic EMT, Intermediate EMT, Paramedic, or Arizona registered prehospital nurse, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19145 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 11/02/2019 - 11/15/2019 F,Sat 8:30AM - 6:00PM
  • K. Taussig
Open
14 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for students accepted into the Paramedic Educational Program. If you have questions, please call 602.787.6782.
      Class 19145 costs include EMT Course Fee: $25

Special Projects (ENH298AA) 1 Credit

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37731 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 10/25/2019 - 11/08/2019 F 12:00PM - 3:00PM
  • M. Noschka
Open
1 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 37731 meets at PV TBA - meeting details tba Fridays from Oct 25 to Nov 08, 2019 from 12:00PM - 3:00PM
      Class 37731 also meets at Paradise Vly Offsite - Other on Friday Nov 01, 2019 from 12:00PM - 3:00PM
      Class 37731 also meets at M 134 - Classroom on Friday Nov 08, 2019 from 12:00PM - 3:00PM
      Honors Program Only
      Reserved for Honors Students only - contact the Honors Office at PVCC for more information 602.787.7888.
      This Special Topics in Shakespeare course is designed to give students an opportunity to explore the relationship between literary texts, criticism, and performance through the hands-on experience of close reading a select play that is paired with a local live Shakespeare production. Our text for Fall 2019 will be Macbeth.

      Class Meets:
      Friday - 10/25/19 - 12:00-3:00 p.m.
      Friday - 11/1/19 - 7:30-10::00 p.m. - Off-site - night of the play
      Friday - 11/1/19 - 12:00-3:00 p.m.

Fitness Center Jump Start #1 (FITNESS100-20051) 0 Credits

Personalized instruction working one on one with a certificate fitness center instructor. 4 one hour visits or 8 half hour visits. Open entry/ open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18604 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
7 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for one student to work with one instructor. This is for students that are signing up for Jump Start for the first time and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Course Fee: $200. Contact the Fitness Center 602-787-7270 for more details.

Fitness Center Jump Start #2 (FITNESS100-20052) 0 Credits

This class is for students that have previously registered in jump start #1 during the same semester. Open entry/ open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18605 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
8 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #1. Course fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start #3 (FITNESS100-20053) 0 Credits

This class is for student that have previously registered in the jump start #1 & 2 during the same semester. Open entry/ Open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18606 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with course after completing Jump Start #2. Course Fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start #4 (FITNESS100-20054) 0 Credits

This class is for students that have previously registered in jump start# 1,2 &3 during the same semester. Open entry/ open exit

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18607 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Continue with this course after completing Jump Start #3. Course Fee: $200.

Fitness Center Jump Start for 2 (FITNESS100-20055) 0 Credits

This class is for 2 or more friends that will be meeting with the jump start instructor at the same time. Open entry/ open exit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18608 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
10 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This course is set up for two students to work with on instructor. This is designed for students that desire personal training and consists of 4 one hour sessions or 8 half hour sessions. Course Fee: $135. Contact the Fitness Center 602-787-7270 for more details.

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20057) 0 Credits

Open entry/ open exit. Individual yearly fitness center membership. Cost: $295

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18295 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
494 of 500 Seats Available

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20058) 0 Credits

Open entry/ open exit. Head of Family fitness center membership. Cost: $495

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18609 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
499 of 500 Seats Available

Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS100-20059) 0 Credits

Open entry/ open exit. For students who have a family member registered in Head of Family section. $20 user fee.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18611 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
499 of 500 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Fitness Center Yearly Membership - Family Members. Fitness Center user fee: $20. Must have head of family enrolled in the Fitness Center. Dependent = under 19 years of age or under 24 years old if they're a full-time student working on their undergraduate degree (must be verifiable).

Employee NC Fitness Center (FITNESS100-20062) 0 Credits

Employee Non Credit Fitness Center

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19140 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
173 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Individual Fitness Center Membership - One Semester. Fee: $25
      All part time and full time MCCCD employees and their dependents are eligible to enroll.
      Dependent = under 19 years of age or under 24 years old if they are a full-time student working on their undergraduate degree (must be verifiable).
Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19142 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 08/17/2019 - 08/16/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
189 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Individual Fitness Center Membership - Annual. Fee: $75
      All part time and full time MCCCD employees and their dependents are eligible to enroll.
      Dependent = under 19 years of age or under 24 years old if they are a full-time student working on their undergraduate degree (must be verifiable).

Holiday Fitness Center new members (FITNESS100-20094) 0 Credits

Holiday Fitness Center section for new fitness members

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18626 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person 12/14/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
98 of 100 Seats Available

Yearly Senior Fitness Center (FITNESS300-20003) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18612 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
487 of 500 Seats Available

PALS Refresher (FITNESS300-20045) 0 Credits

PALS Refresher

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18320 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
L 102 - Health Occupations
In Person 12/08/2019 - 12/08/2019 Su 1:00PM - 5:00PM
  • Staff
Open
25 of 25 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Materials for class will be provided by instructor, class fee is $120.00. One Sunday only, class held in J136.

Fitness for Academic Success (FITNESS300-20073) 0 Credits

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19184 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
85 of 200 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: PVCC student success program: must be enrolled in any 1 credit class or more in current semester to qualify.
      Course Fee: $25.
      We now know that fitness activities provide support for learning. According to the American College of Sports Medicine, college students who regularly engage in vigorous exercise get better grades! Research shows that exercise optimizes alertness, attention, mood and motivation. Fitness gives many students the added edge they need to learn more efficiently.

PVCC Alumni Yearly Fitness Center Membership (FITNESS300-20074) 0 Credits

Fitness Center Yearly Membership for verifiable Degreed or Earned Certificate Alumni from PVCC

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38057 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
46 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Yearly Fitness Center Membership for Verifiable Degreed or Earned Program Certificate PVCC Alumni. Course Fee: $75

PVCC Retiree Fitness Center Yearly Membership (FITNESS300-20075) 0 Credits

PVCC Retiree Fitness Center Yearly Membership

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
38061 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Fitness Center
In Person: Open Entry/Open Exit 08/17/2019 - 01/10/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
50 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Yearly Fitness Center Membership for PVCC Retirees. Course Fee: $75

Certification in Food Service Safety and Sanitation (FON104) 1 Credit

Preparation for and certification in a national food sanitation and safety program. Emphasis on food from purchasing, receiving, and storing to preparation, holding, and serving. Focuses on safe and sanitary food service facilities and equipment, employee habits and personal hygiene, and role of management in safety and sanitation. Includes time-temperature principles, foodborne illnesses, pest control, accident prevention, standards for cleaning and sanitizing, and regional regulations and standards. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17717 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 129 - Classroom
Hybrid 11/02/2019 - 12/07/2019 Sat 9:00AM - 11:00AM
  • M. Rabasca
Open
25 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hybrid: Blends classroom instruction with required out-of-class online learning. Requires reliable internet access outside of classroom. Contact the Center for distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754. See syllabus for specific class dates. Note: Students who successfully complete the course and final exam will earn the National Restaurant Association's ServSafe Certification. Textbook required at 1st class meeting.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Hazardous Materials/First Responder (FSC105) 3 Credits

Basic methods of recognition and identification based upon the chemical and physical properties of hazardous materials; basic safety procedures when utilizing specific types of protective clothing and equipment; basic tactical information relating to scene management. Confined space operations in accordance with the National Fire Protection Agency. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17754 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/08/2019 - 11/17/2019 F,Sat,Su 6:00PM - 10:00PM
  • C. Johnson
Open
12 of 40 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 17754 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Nov 08 to Nov 15, 2019 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 17754 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Nov 09 to Nov 17, 2019 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Course Fee: $40. Dates: 11/8-11/17. Meets 2 weeks on Fri, Sat & Sun at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy classroom 2, located at 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. Class times; Friday 6:00-10:00PM, Sat & Sun 9:00AM-5:00PM. Includes 16 hrs of hands-on skills training including the use of B level encapsulated entry suits & Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA).
      Partnered with Texas A & M Engineering Extension Service (TEEX). Course meets NFPA 472, 2013 ed.
      Successful candidates will receive Dept Homeland Security(DHS)/FEMA certification in Haz Mat-WMD/Terrorism 1st Responder Awareness & Operations through TEEX. * ProBoard accredited certification testing will be conducted during the course (info will be provided by the instructor). *Additional ProBoard testing fee may be required.
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks
      Flex Start Class
    • Additional Class Notes: All participants will need to acquire a FEMA student ID # and must complete the AWR 160, WMD/Terrorism Awareness for Emergency Responders, prior to the start of class. Please refer to the PVCC FSC website for instructions on completing these requirements; http://www.paradisevalley.edu/fire, click on "Fire Science", then "Hazmat".

Fundamentals of Fire Prevention (FSC108) 3 Credits

Fundamentals of fire prevention. Includes techniques, procedures, regulations, and enforcement. Also includes discussion of hazards in ordinary and special occupancies. Field trips and lectures from industry also included. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17709 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/21/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • B. Scholl
  • S. Petrie
Open
7 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: This is an 8 week course. In conjunction, students are encouraged to also take FSC106-Intro to Fire Protection (online), offered during the first 8 weeks of the semester.
      Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17709 costs include FSC Course Fee: $10

Wildland Firefighter (FSC110) 3 Credits

Basic-level course for individuals with little or no experience in the wildland environment. Preparation for performing as a beginning-level wildland firefighter with an organized fire department engine or hand crew. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
17725 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
K 116 - Classroom
In Person 11/30/2019 - 12/08/2019 Sat,Su 8:00AM - 5:00PM
  • K. Shaver
  • S. Jackson
  • D. Sanchez
Open
22 of 32 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets on Saturday & Sunday, 11/30-12/8
      Flex Start Class
      Class 17725 costs include FSC Course Fee: $40
    • Additional Class Notes: Successful completion & testing will award NWCG Wildland FF 2 certification including S-130 & 190, L-180 & I-100 certifications.
      Includes Field Operations requiring physical exertion. Involves hands-on training in Wildland fire fighting concepts utilizing a variety of tools & equipment .
      Class Meets for Two (2) Weeks

Emergency Preparedness (FSC147) 3 Credits

Emergency preparedness related to natural and man-made disasters. Planning concepts and the planning process; awareness and education programs and strategies for the general community as well as business and industries. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
19038 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Choices@PV: Online
Internet 10/21/2019 - 12/13/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Bonnell
Open
7 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Online Format:
      Requires reliable internet access. An Online Briefing must be completed prior to beginning this course. Please go to www2.pvc.maricopa.edu/online/ to begin your briefing. Access Canvas by the first day of class and click on "Getting Started" for instructions to begin your course. Contact the Center for Distance Learning for more information: 602.787.6754.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 19038 costs include FSC Course Fee: $10

Ladder Operations (FSC159) 1 Credit

Comprehensive training for members of fire department ladder companies. Emphasis on safety, progressive skills, and equipment review. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18628 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/02/2019 - 11/03/2019 Sat,Su 8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 18628 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Saturday Nov 02, 2019 from 8:30AM - 5:00PM
      Class 18628 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Sunday Nov 03, 2019 from 8:30AM - 1:00PM
      Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course will involve hands-on skills & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      *PREREQUISITE WAIVED
      Evidence of successful completion of FSC102 or equivalent, or accredited FF I & II cert, or professional FF in state of AZ will be required to be submitted to the instructor the first day of class.
      Please contact the FSC office @ 602-787-6782 for information.
      Course fee is for turnout equip and specialized equipment use.
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18628 costs include FSC Course Fee: $75

Fireground Survival (FSC175) 0.5 Credits

On-deck procedures, focusing on implementation, tasks and responsibilities, logistics, and their impact on tactics, strategy, and scene safety. Assignment of Rapid Intervention Company (RIC) responsibilities to the on-deck company. Fireground survival skills. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
18629 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 10/27/2019 - 10/27/2019 Su 8:30AM - 4:30PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
28 of 28 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department Training Academy, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd, Phoenix. This course will involve hands-on skills & physical exertion while wearing FF protective equipment.
      Prerequisite: Successful completion of FSC102, or accredited FF I & II cert, or career FF, or Dept permission.
      *Please contact the FSC office @ 602-787-6782 for approval
      Course fee is for turnout equip and specialized equipment use
      Permission of Department Required
      Flex Start Class
      Class 18629 costs include FSC Course Fee: $50

Cooperative Education (FSC296WC) 3 Credits

Work-college experiences that involve the combined efforts of educators and employers to accomplish an outcome related to the career objectives of the students. Prerequisites: Completion of at least twelve (12) college credits, minimum 2.6 grade point average and be able to obtain a position related to student's academic or career goals (student's present job may qualify) or permission of Instructor. Corequisites: Must be concurrent in at least one class which is related to student's major or career interest or with permission of the Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
42058 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 10/26/2019 - 11/23/2019 Sat 7:30AM - 5:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
  • D. Van Zant
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: ***CLOSED delivery for current PFD Members only. Please call (602) 787-6782 for enrollment approval.
      Class meets at the Phoenix Fire Department TA, 2425 W. Lower Buckeye Rd., Phoenix.
      Start date of Class is scheduled for 10/12/2019 (Sat), First day of class will be moved to 10/13/2019 (Sun)
      due to availability of Equipment Resources will mandate the change. Students will be contacted if it is required.
      Class 42058 costs include FSC Course Fee: $80
    • Additional Class Notes: "Fire Service Internship, CE or Special Project": For enrollment approval, contact the Fire Science Program Director at david.sanchez@paradisevalley.edu, or contact the Fire Science office @ (602) 787-6782.
      Orientation Required

Real Estate Principles II (REA180) 3 Credits

Advanced work in real estate including escrow procedures and title insurance, liens and encumbrances, advanced contracts, water rights, toxic waste and environmental hazards, agency, ethics and professional relationships, real estate code and the Commissioner's rules, investment, property management, and government restrictions. Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in REA179 or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17157 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
J 140 - Classroom
In Person 10/22/2019 - 12/13/2019 Tu,Th 6:30PM - 9:45PM
  • L. Phelps
Open
17 of 34 Seats Available

Caving (REC155AB) 1 Credit

Basic caving skills. Includes cave ecology, navigation, safety systems, lighting systems and equipment selection. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17749 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 10/22/2019 - 10/27/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
5 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Introduction to Caving -
      First orientation class is Tuesday, Oct. 22, 7-8pm in PE137. This is a one-time orientation class. Date of the trip is Oct. 26-27. Basic caving skills. Includes cave ecology, navigation, safety systems, lighting systems and equipment selection. This course is for beginners. Basic level of fitness required. Develop cave exploration skills and learn lighting systems and cave conservation essentials according to Leave No Trace (LNT) principles. Students will learn cave ecology and the proper use of equipment. Activities will be conducted in active caves, with ample time for cave exploration. Students will spend one night camping at a campground. Caving equipment (helmet), transportation and dinner/breakfast are provided. Travel/activity cost $45. Travel/activity cost is due at registration, no travel/activity cost refunds after 10/22. Class meets and departs from Scottsdale Community College (SCC). Enrollment limit – 10 @SCC, 10@PVCC. Email the instructor, Josh Parafinik for more information at j7win@yahoo.com
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Outdoor Rock Climbing (REC155AC) 1 Credit

Basic outdoor rock climbing skills. Includes belaying, climbing techniques, rope systems and anchor systems. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
17808 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 11/05/2019 - 11/24/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
4 of 10 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Experience top rope rock climbing in the local Phoenix mountains during two (2) full day sessions. This class will include instruction on safety, belaying, and climbing techniques. The course will be conducted outside - on real rock - and students will have ample time to practice their skills. All rock climbing equipment (harness, helmet, climbing shoes) provided. This course is for both beginners and intermediate climbers. Basic level of fitness required. Must have reliable transportation to meet at offsite locations. All details explained during first class orientation. First orientation class is Tuesday, Nov. 5, 8-9pm at Scottsdale Community College in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the classes Saturday, Nov. 9 and Sunday, Nov. 24. Enrollment limit – 10. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Hiking (REC155AG) 1 Credit

Development of safe and enjoyable hiking skills. Essentials and requirements for safe hiking. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
37598 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
Paradise Vly Offsite - Other
In Person 11/05/2019 - 12/01/2019 N/A N/A
  • J. Parafinik
Open
5 of 15 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Hiking 3 Summits Phoenix-
      Experience three (3) beautiful hikes around the Valley of the Sun (Phoenix area). This class will be three (3) sessions which each day hiking at different local mountain. Hiking to the summit is not mandatory. Basic level of fitness required. Must have reliable transportation to meet at offsite locations and good hiking shoes. All details explained during first class orientation. First orientation class is Tuesday, Nov. 5, 7-8pm at Scottsdale Community College in PE137. This is a onetime orientation meeting. Date of the classes are; Friday, Nov. 8, Saturday, Nov. 23, and Sunday, Dec. 1. Enrollment limit – 15. Email the instructor for more information at j7win@yahoo.com.
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Special Projects (SOC298AA) 1 Credit

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
21103 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 297 - Conference Room
Study Abroad 12/18/2019 - 12/27/2019 N/A N/A
  • M. Marion
Open
7 of 12 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Study Abroad Lima, Cusco, and Machu Picchu, Peru
      Students enrolled in the Peru study abroad must also enroll in ASB 226 - 21102, Human Impacts on Ancient Environments
      Mandatory Predeparture Orientation & Classes December 10-12, 2019 from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM in M East Conference Room M 297
      Estimated Program Cost: $3,600 (must be paid in full by 9/3/19 and non-refundable after 9/3/19)
      Estimated Airfare: $1,400 International + $300 In-country
      Estimated Meals: $380
      Deposit: $250 due by 3/18/19. After 3/18/19, deposit is due day of enrollment. Deposit is non-refundable after 3/18/19

Special Projects (THP298AA) 1 Credit

Organized and tailored around the interests and needs of the individual student. Structured to provide an atmosphere of individualized research and study paralleled by professional expertise and guidance. Professional-type facilities and equipment are made available for student use. Allows the best aspects of independent study and individualized learning to be combined to maximize student development. Prerequisites: Permission of Program Director or Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
42309 Fall 2019 Paradise Valley
M 151 - Studio Theatre
In Person 11/20/2019 - 12/09/2019 N/A N/A
  • A. Robertson
Open
5 of 5 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Reserved for Stage Combat Students wanting to renew their certification. Will meet MW 2-350pm from 11/20/19-12/9/19.
      Flex Start Class