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If you are nurse, teacher, law enforcement, employer or just have the desire to learn a new language, this beginning Bosnian language class will teach you the basics so you are able to communicate with your Bosnian clients, neighbors, students and friends. Instructor, Vahida Dallenbach, was born and raised in Bosnia until she was 17 yrs. old. She is fluent in Bosnian and English and she will teach you the Bosnian alphabet, words for the number system and most common words used in everyday conversations. In addition, websites and other resources will be shared to help you learn more Bosnian words after class.

Start date: 06/20/16

End date: 08/15/16

Tuition:$89.00



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Designed for family caregivers dealing with Alzheimer''s disease, Vascular dementia, Lewy-Body Dementia or other conditions which cause significant memory problems. In addition to basic information about dementia, this 4-week course will cover essential elements to address throughout the illness, common health complications, and tips from professional care providers who deliver person-centered care. Use of materials and internet will facilitate learning and maximize competence in care-giving beyond the end of the course. Your instructor is an authority on dementia.Requirements Internet connection ,IE8 or higher, Chrome, FireFox and access to Adobe Flash Player

Start date: 06/06/16

End date: 07/01/16

Tuition:$149.00



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Natural, organic oils have powerful properties to enhance one's emotional and physical well-being. During this 90-minute class, we will cover the basics of essential, therapeutic oils including how to choose a quality oil, how to use them safely, and which oils can be part of your daily routine to support general health, minor ailments, skin care, and cleaning. Each class attendee will receive a lavender oil blend in a roller bottle that is perfect for supporting relaxation and relieving minor skin irritations.

Start date: 06/07/16

End date: 06/07/16

Tuition:$19.00



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Natural, organic oils have powerful properties to enhance one's emotional and physical well-being. During this 90-minute class, we will cover the basics of essential, therapeutic oils including how to choose a quality oil, how to use them safely, and which oils can be part of your daily routine to support general health, minor ailments, skin care, and cleaning. Each class attendee will receive a lavender oil blend in a roller bottle that is perfect for supporting relaxation and relieving minor skin irritations.

Start date: 08/02/16

End date: 08/02/16

Tuition:$19.00



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