Matched 7 Courses / 7 Classes

Stress Management (CPD102AH) 3 Credits

Reviews the sources of stress, the physiological effects and the psychological impact of stress on the individual. Provides strategies to manage and reduce stress. Helps students develop and understand behaviors to create a healthy balance in their lives by studying the biological, psychological, physiological, and social aspects of stress and wellness.
Prerequisites: None.

General Education Designations: SB

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40901 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
PV TBA - meeting details tba
In Person 12/01/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
1 of 1 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
25139 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 11/07/2020 - 11/20/2020 N/A N/A
  • S. Ceklic
Open
5 of 20 Seats Available

Refresher Course for Certified Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT200) 2 Credits

Designed to meet National and Arizona Department of Health Services (A-DHS) recertification for EMTs. Enhances the knowledge base of the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and reinforces basic skills competencies. Prerequisites: Current validation in Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider/Professional Rescuer or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructors Availability
24771 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Q 120A - Classroom
In Person 11/07/2020 - 11/15/2020 Sat,Su 9:00AM - 5:00PM
  • C. Willson
  • T. Caskey
Open
1 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 24771 meets at Q 120A - Classroom Saturdays/Sundays from Nov 07 to Nov 15, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 24771 also meets at Q 120B - Classroom Saturdays/Sundays from Nov 07 to Nov 15, 2020 from 9:00AM - 5:00PM
      Class 24771 costs include EMT Course Fee: $25
    • Additional Class Notes: Course Fee: $25
      This course meets for two consecutive weekends on Saturday and Sunday, and is designed to meet National and Arizona Department of Health Services (A-DHS) recertification for EMTs. Enhances the knowledge base of the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and reinforces basic skills competencies.

Hazardous Materials Awareness and Operations (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. Satisfies minimum standards for certification testing set forth by the current ProBoard and/or Arizona State Training and Certifying Authority.
Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24790 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/13/2020 - 11/22/2020 F,Sat,Su 6:00PM - 10:00PM
  • C. Johnson
Open
1 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 24790 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Fridays from Nov 13 to Nov 20, 2020 from 6:00PM - 10:00PM
      Class 24790 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad Saturdays/Sundays from Nov 14 to Nov 22, 2020 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".

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
25579 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad
In Person 11/07/2020 - 11/08/2020 Sat,Su 8:30AM - 5:00PM
  • D. Sanchez
Open
18 of 18 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 25579 meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Saturday Nov 07, 2020 from 8:30AM - 5:00PM
      Class 25579 also meets at Phx Fire Dept. Training Acad on Sunday Nov 08, 2020 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 25579 costs include FSC Course Fee: $75

Fitness For Life (PED101FL) 1 Credit

Learn the basics of designing and implementing a personalized fitness program to meet your needs in the areas of Cardiovascular Fitness, Weight Control, Muscular Strength and Flexibility. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED101FL may be repeated for credit.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24796 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/12/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
45 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      1.0 Pass/No Credit Late Start class. All new Fitness Center members must complete the online orientation module in Canvas.
      Course Description: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Workout includes warm-up/stretch, aerobic exercise, selected strength exercises, and cool down/stretch. May be repeated for credit. For more information, contact the Fitness Center at 602-787-7270.

      This is an ONLINE course that includes the option of LIVE ONLINE WORKOUTS or PREVIOUSLY RECORDED WORKOUTS in addition to online learning activities through Canvas. This course requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class

Lifetime Fitness (PED115) 2 Credits

Increase personal fitness, strength, and vitality. Current principles of cardiovascular exercise, weight training, flexibility, and balance exercises applicable to lifetime fitness goals. Personalized fitness plans developed and implemented with support of highly trained fitness professionals. Techniques to make sessions more effective and enjoyable. Prerequisites: None. Note: PED115 may be repeated for a total of eight (8) credit hours.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
24927 Fall 2020 Paradise Valley
ONLINE
Online 10/12/2020 - 12/18/2020 N/A N/A
  • T. Voeller
Open
39 of 50 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Due to COVID19 impact; this course was transitioned from In person to fully Online for Fall 2020.
      2 credit, letter grade late start Fitness Center option. All new Fitness Center members must complete the online orientation module in Canvas.
      Course Description: Fitness activity and wellness study to help develop a lifetime of regular exercise, stress management, and proper nutrition. Workout includes warm-up/stretch, aerobic exercise, selected strength exercises, and cool down/stretch. May be repeated for credit. For more information, contact the Fitness Center at 602-787-7270.

      This is an ONLINE course that includes the option of LIVE ONLINE WORKOUTS or PREVIOUSLY RECORDED WORKOUTS in addition to online learning activities through Canvas. This course requires reliable Web and e-mail access for communication and assignments outside of the classroom. Contact Distance Learning for more information: 602-787-6754
    • Additional Class Notes: Flex Start Class