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QuickBooks Desktop Pro courses in September

Accounting and business professionals use QuickBooks Desktop Pro software on a regular basis to manage a variety of accounting functions. Iowa Valley Continuing Education is offering two QuickBooks classes in September for those who want to learn the software program for their accounting needs or gain practical knowledge on the expanded uses of the software….

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IVCE offers Microsoft Excel Specialist Certificate courses

MARSHALLTOWN – Professionals in a variety of occupations and industries use Microsoft Excel software on a regular basis to record data, work with numbers, create and edit charts and graphs, and much more. A series of three Microsoft Excel Specialist courses will be offered beginning Monday, Aug. 12, for those who want to take their…

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ESL Multi Skills, HSED Prep classes begin soon in Grinnell

GRINNELL – English as a Second Language (ESL) Multi Skills classes for people whose first language is not English and High School Equivalency Diploma Preparation classes for adults wanting to obtain a high school diploma will be offered July through September in Grinnell. ESL Multi Skills (course # 1000003-1310) meets July 9 through August 30…

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Welding for Garden Art class begins June 6

MARSHALLTOWN – Iowa Valley’s welding equipment and your creativity combine for a fun summer course: Welding for Garden Art. No prior welding experience is necessary to create your own delightful garden creature. The course meets for three weeks on Thursday evenings, June 6-20, from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. Instructor John Patterson will teach basic welding…

Outdoor Adventure Kids Camp will be July 11

TOLEDO – Kids completing grades 4-8 are invited to participate in a fun-filled day outdoors at the Outdoor Adventure Kids Camp on Thursday, July 11. The classes will be held from 8:30 am to 3 pm at Otter Creek Park in Toledo, IA. Kids will choose four classes from 12 different options at a cost…

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Kids in College registrations now open

Registrations are now being accepted for the Kids in College 2019 programs being offered by Iowa Valley Continuing Education. There will be two summer programs for students who have completed grades 3-8: the first is June 17-21 and the second is July 29-31. “As in the past, we have two Kids in College programs ……

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Plumbing Code Update classes offered May 8

GRINNELL – Iowa Valley Continuing Education will offer four Plumbing Code Update classes on Wednesday, May 8. All classes will meet at Iowa Valley Grinnell, 123 6th Ave. West, in Grinnell (room 145). What’s New in the Mechanical Code will cover significant changes from the previous Mechanical Code cycle. This course is worth 2 CEUs…

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Leading customer service to be held April 18

MARSHALLTOWN – Create a culture of customer service excellence with Iowa Valley Continuing Education’s Leading Customer Service four step process of defining your culture, bringing the right professionals to the organization, training processes to support the culture, as well as holding people accountable for behaviors. You will learn how to successfully hire and onboard your…


IVCE offers estate planning courses

MARSHALLTOWN – It’s never too soon to start planning for your future and your families. Iowa Valley Continuing Education is now offering three different estate planning courses for young families and for those retiring soon. Estate Planning for Young Families will be held on Thursday, February 28 from 5 to 6:30 pm. This course will…

Beekeeping starting Jan. 31

MARSHALLTOWN – Are you interested in becoming a beekeeper or just learning about beekeeping? Phil Ebert of Ebert Honey will teach you the basic knowledge associated with beekeeping, the honey bee and the products of the bee hive. You will learn about topics such as disease and pests, year-round seasonal tips and tricks, history, uses,…

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HSED 2018 Graduates

Adult High School Graduation held at IVCE