|Floral Design Classes||Gardening||Green Design|
|Interior Decorating||Microfarming||More Gardening|
Welding for Homeowners
Household projects got you stumped? Learn basic metalworking and fabrication skills by turning household project ideas into 3-D realities. Spend the first part of the class learning shop and tool safety through an assigned project. Project includes basic metal fabrication techniques: MIG welding, grinders, oxy-acetylene/plasma torch, and the use of a shear. Classes held at Emily Griffith Technical College, 1205 Osage, Denver.
Basic Home Maintenance and Repair: Fix It Yourself
As a homeowner, get to know the inner workings of your home to keep it running smoothly. Explore your electrical and plumbing systems and learn a proven planning process for those inevitable home projects, a process which can save time and money whether you do the work or hire it out. Get hands on experience working with tools and materials necessary for electrical and plumbing systems and bring in your project ideas to get expert advice and help to put plans together for success. Lots of handouts and plans are provided.
Sat, Oct 3-10, 8:30 - 1 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
INDS 1032F01-69292 $99, $20 material fee to instructor
Discover Basic Interior Decorating
Discover six design fundamentals to put into practice now. Sketch a room to scale and create the best floor plan. Discuss architectural elements, color theory, lighting, accessorizing, floor planning, stretching your budget, and furniture style compatibility.
Wed, Oct 7-28, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 4 wks Littleton Campus
INDS 1009F01-68148 $89, $15 material fee to instructor
Take any of these fun classes and take home a basket, container, or learn what grows in Colorado.
FLORAL DESIGN CLASSES AT HUDSON GARDENS
You may view the gardens for no additional fee prior to your class session. Check in at the gift shop and identify yourself as an ACC class participant for that day. Additionally, meet your instructor 10 minutes prior to the class start time in front of the gift shop at the main parking area. Classes are held in the Hudson Residence, a one-story home located northwest of the gift shop.
FLORAL DESIGN CERTIFICATE
Earn a certificate in Floral Design Principles after you successfully complete the following series of courses, or you may take classes individually. You will have one year from initial registration to complete the program. A minimum number of students is required for each class. Classes focus on silk and fresh flower arranging. Classes are taught by Crystal Oleskevich, who owns her own floral business. Your instructor will submit your documentation for certification once you've complete all four of the required courses. Students have one year from the first class in the series to complete the certification. Certificates are issued by Arapahoe Community College and mailed to the address on file from your class registration. All of these floral design classes are taught at The Hudson Gardens and Event Center.
Special notes about the certificate:
You have one year from initial registration to complete the program and a minimum number of students is required for each class. Your instructor will submit documentation for certification once you’ve complete all four of the required courses. Certificates are issued by Arapahoe Community College and mailed to the address on file from your class registration.
Introduction to Floral Design Principles Demonstration
Observe how to put flowers together using proven design principles. Get tips on purchasing fresh flowers and caring for flowers from your garden. Discuss the right tools and their care to create beautiful designs.
Thu, Oct 8, 6-9 p.m., The Hudson Gardens and Event Center closed
HRTC 1013F01-68500 $69
Concepts and Containers
Learn to create arrangements. Discuss styles including traditional, contemporary, oriental, funky, seasonal and special events. Explore color, focal point, pop, texture, volume and size. Make an arrangement to take home, container provided. *Registration deadline Oct 2.
Thu,Oct 15, 6-9 p.m. The Hudson Gardens and Event Center
HRTC1033F01-68501 $69, $25 material fee to instructor closed
Creating Style, Shape and Color
Learn to utilize shape and color to create a stylish arrangement for any occasion. Bring your own favorite vase or container and make an arrangement to take home. *Registration deadline Oct 9.
Thu, Oct 22, 6-9 p.m. The Hudson Gardens and Event Center
HRTC 1034F01-68502 $69, $25 material fee to instructor
Arrangement Workshop and Critique
The culminating workshop brings your flower arranging skills together. Make an arrangement to take home. *Registration deadline Oct 16.
Thu, Oct 29, 6-9 p.m. The Hudson Gardens and Event Center
HRTC 1035F01-68503 $69, $25 material fee to instructor
Mile High Magic: Plant What Grows in the Rocky Mountain Region
Have you experienced frustration gardening in our wonderful climate with our not so wonderful soils? Learn the basics of gardening in the Denver area and the skills necessary to become an enthusiastic gardener. Discuss soils, amendments, appropriate plant material (perennials, annuals, shrubs, vines, trees) both native and non-native. Be prepared with materials and information to better equip you to enjoy successful gardening in the Rockies.
Thu, Oct 1, 6-9 p.m. The Hudson Gardens and Event Center
HRTC 1006F01-69109 $59 closed
Fun! Fast! Convenient! Great Content! Get a Certificate! All these courses are conducted online. Click on the class links below or visit our online section to see how easy and fun online learning can be.
Section Numbers Chart:
- F01 Sept 16
- F02 Oct 14
- F03 Nov 11
- F03 Dec 9
To register for online courses, follow the specific class link and click on 'enroll now.'
Check out these online training programs in the Green Industry. All coursework is completed online for your convenience.
|Certified Air Quality Manager||ONLI 2240||$1,125|
|Certified Indoor Environmentalist (CIE)||ONLI 2241||$1,325|
|Weatherization Energy Auditor||ONLI 2242||$1,145|
|Building/Home Energy Analyst (HERS)||ONLI 2243||$1,145|
Several of the courses are open-entry. Courses with a firm start date are indicated with the course description. For more information and technical requirements, go to our knowledge base webpage.