Sign up for a variety of non-credit courses this month

Take a look at NSU’s non-credit course offerings below for March. 

Beginning Cake Decorating

This course focuses on the fundamentals of cake decorating. It is designed for the cake decorating shop owner, baker, caterer, chef, or enthusiast. The class will stress classic decorating, beginning with a thorough understanding of the fundamentals. Students will also be encouraged to express themselves creatively.

Date:               March 11 – April 15, Mondays

Time:               5:30 – 8:00 pm

Fee:                 $99

Location:         Culinary Arts Building (behind the Student Union)

Instructor:       Mary Paige

Pick Up Your Brush – Painting Classes

In these classes, you will learn the art of painting using step-by-step instructions to create a masterpiece of your own. No special or prior skill required. Just relax and enjoy each class. Students will take home a completed painting at the end of every class. Children ages 7 – 12 years old may enroll, but a parent MUST accompany the child the entire class. Parent does not have to enroll unless they participate. Each date is a separate session.  All supplies included.

Dates:              March 14, Thursday (Abstract Flower)

                          March 30, Saturday   (Floral Fence)

Times:              6:00 pm – 9:00 pm (Thursdays)

                          9:00 am -12:00 pm (Saturdays)

Fee:                   $45 per session

Location:         2nd Floor South Hall

Instructor:      Shanna Dees Gaspard

Security+ Intensive Boot Camp

Security+ Intensive Boot Camp- This intensive boot camp is designed with one thing in mind: Certification. In this course you will study, at your own pace, for the CompTIA Security+ (SYO-501) exam. You will be provided resources, lecture notes, and access to a live professor that will prepare you to take the certification exam.

This comprehensive package includes the software, recorded lectures, a test voucher (good for 1 year) and a free retake, and a weekly live session should you need it.  These tools will help you succeed and become Security+ certified.

This course is self-paced so that you may begin any time and will have 9 months of live access. 

Date:               Online/Open Enrollment        

Fee:                 $1,899

Location:         Online

Instructor:       Eddie Horton 

For more information on our Non-Credit programs call (800)376-2422 or (318)357-6355.

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