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Legal Nurse Consultant Training Course


with Center for Legal Studies

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 9, 2023
2 additional sessions through Mar 6, 2023

This exciting program prepares medical professionals for a career in the legal field as legal nurse consultants. Building on your medical education and possible clinical experience, this course provides nurses with fundamental skills necessary to advise law firms, health care providers, insurance companies, and governmental agencies regarding medically related issues and to appear in court as expert witnesses. The course teaches legal concepts related to the health care industry, as well as the role a legal nurse consultant might play in litigation areas such as medical malpractice, toxic torts, product liability, personal injury, wrongful death, criminal law, and workers’ compensation. Any nurse interested in entering the legal field can benefit from the education provided by this course. The course is also open to anyone interested in the field of forensic testimony and medical-legal issues, but participants without an nursing background might not be able to take the LNCC exam after graduation. Legal Nurse Consultant Certified (LNCC) is a discretionary test separate from this training course that experienced registered nurses graduating from this course may decide to sit for. LNCC test eligibility requirements are discussed during this training course; however, nurses graduating from this course need not take the LNCC in order to practice as legal nurse consultants.

This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Colorado Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. 

Successful graduates will receive a certificate for 42 contact hours of nursing continuing professional development from CLS by Barbri that they may be able to use to fulfill continuing education requirements

Manage Stress & Build Resilience/Surviving Stress - live via Zoom


with Carole Freeman

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 16, 2023 at 5 pm
2 additional sessions through Mar 7, 2023

This class is not about learning a single breathing trick. It’s about correcting a dysfunctional breathing pattern and replacing it with emotional health and wellness. More than 90% of people who suffer with chronic anxiety (or stress) have breathing pattern disorders (known as Dysfunctional Breathing).  The normal response to stress (anxiety, frustration fear), involves a breathing pattern of shallow, upper airway, open mouth breathing, with tightened abdominals, designed to help us run from a burning building or fight off an attacker. If we are under chronic stress, this breathing pattern becomes a habit as our ‘default’ breathing which is not good because it stimulates the brain to perceive more stress and anxiety. At this point, this ‘default’ breathing pattern is working against us and is known as “dysfunctional”.

Class meets via Zoom



ASL American Sign Language Part I


with Kandyleigh Provencher

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 17, 2023 at 6 pm

This class is onsite only.

ASL One is fun and designed for beginners and those who took ASL many years ago. Learn basic vocabulary for introduction, colors, food, family and basic directions. Not required, but an ASL dictionary is helpful. New vocabulary and assignment/activities will be handed out each class.

 No Class 2/21

Basic Soap Making (and marketing your business!)


with Anita Harris

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 17, 2023 at 6 pm
1 additional session on Feb 28, 2023

Explore soap making!  You might love it enough to start your own home-grown soap making business!  And we can help with that too!  We’ll be making soap in class and discussing the key points of the craft, including natural butters and oils, coloring tips and scents, infusing herbs, clays and colors.  Bring a $40 materials fee, paid to the instructor and you will have soaps to take home!

My Dying To-Do-List


with Jill Braceland

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 17, 2023 at 6 pm
1 additional session on Mar 22, 2023

Do you know how much paperwork is involved in organizing your estate?  Let’s discuss matters involving family, finances, future, and yes, funerals.  Having your affairs organized is a tremendous gift to leave your family!  Take home a list of resources.  This is an informational seminar only. $5 Materials Fee is due to the instructor at the class.


Is My House Haunted


with Walter Selens

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 18, 2023 at 6 pm

This two-hour comprehensive is part of the 12-hour course on Parapsychology. This approaches the concept of Haunted Houses from a scientific perspective covering many of the theories as to why someone would think that their house is haunted.Please bring a pen and a water bottle.

Walter Selens owns and runs Parasykes-Parapsychological Investigations, and began his studies in Parapsychology in 1986.



with Jazmin Jade

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 18, 2023 at 6 pm
2 additional sessions through Mar 15, 2023

Reset your day with quiet evening flow with Jazmin. This class begins with centering the mind, followed by poses that will help you wind down from your day, releasing tension in your body. You will stay low to the floor and work into longer holds to give you the space to reconnect with your breath and quiet the mind. Wear comfortable clothing, bring a yoga mat and a water bottle! No class 2/22 4/19

Welding - Mig


with Adam Hartford

Calendar Next available session starts Jan 19, 2023 at 6 pm
1 additional session on Mar 9, 2023

Instruction in Mig (metal intert gases). Proper techniques and safety are stressed. This course may be considered a prepreparation for the Certified Welding Course (future course date TBD) Stick and Tig welding are beign taught during this session as well - limited spots for each type of welding. Please bring your own helmet, gloves and eye protection.

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