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WELDING

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.

Fri, Jan 22-Mar 11, 3:30-6 p.m., 8 wks                      EGTC-Osage closed
ARCR 1214W01-81721 Add to Cart                                                 $289

Fri, Apr 8-June 3, 3:30-6 p.m., 8 wks                         EGTC-Osage
ARCR 1214S01-81828 Add to Cart                                                  $289

INTERIOR DECORATING

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, Feb 17-Mar 9, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 4 wks  Littleton Campus  Note date change!
INDS 1009W01-81386 Add to Cart               $89, $15 material fee to instructor

FUN GARDENING CLASSES

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

Crystal Oleskevich
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, Mar 10, 6-9 p.m.      The Hudson Gardens and Event Center
HRTC 1013W01-80754 Add to Cart                        $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 March 10.

Thu, Mar 17, 6-9 p.m.     The Hudson Gardens and Event Center
HRTC 1033W01-80755 Add to Cart        $69, $25 material fee to instructor

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 March 17.

Thu, Mar 24, 6-9 p.m.   The Hudson Gardens and Event Center
HRTC 1034W01-80756 Add to Cart        $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 March 24.

Thu, Mar 31, 6-9 p.m.      The Hudson Gardens and Event Center
HRTC 1035W01-80757 Add to Cart   $69, $25 material fee to instructor

ONLINE CLASSES

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:

Section Numbers

  • F04     Dec 9
  • W02   Jan 13
  • W03   Feb 10
  • W04   Mar 16

To register for online courses, follow the specific class link and click on 'enroll now.'

Start Your Own Edible Garden             ONLI 1047      $119
Growing Plants for Fun and Profit       ONLI 2062      $119
Introduction to Interior Design             ONLI 2203      $119

GREEN DESIGN

Check out these online training programs in the Green Industry. All coursework is completed online for your convenience.

CAREERSECTION #COST
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.

 

 

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