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SPRING 2015


Introduction to Legal Research - Title Abstracting

Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness

Medic First Aid - Basic Plus CPR, AED, and First Aid for Adults

 Electrical Safety for Electrical Maintenance Personnel

Blueprint Reading for Industry

Fundamentals of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing

NEW Inspecting Geometric Tolerances

100-Hour Personal Care Home Administrator Training


Introduction to Legal Research - Title Abstracting (3.0 CEUs) ~Registration opens 2/1/15~

Learn the basic methods of title searching and preparation of a title abstract.  A discussion of basic title documents and terminology will be provided.  Visiting the Clearfield County Register and Recorder's office will allow students a hands-on approach to abstracting and an introduction to the county records and the various indexing systems.  This class would be beneficial to legal secretaries, surveyors, real estate agents/investors as well as those looking to start a new career as an independent title abstractor.

Date: Mondays and Wednesdays, March 23 - April 27, 2015 (no class April 15)

Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: Penn State DuBois, DEF Building, Room 209

Fee: $895


Presented in partnership with the ShaleTEC Shale Training and Education Center, these courses are formatted to be beneficial to any company or organization.

Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness - Register Here The training is designed to help improve awareness of the hazards working in an H2S environment and provides the basic skills necessary to follow a response strategy to rescue a casualty of H2S poisoning. Meets H2S certification by ANSI Z390.1.

Date and Time: March 13, 2015, 8:00 AM - Noon

Location: Penn State Dubois, DEF Building, Room 202

Fee: $125

Medic First Aid - Basic Plus CPR, AED, and First Aid for Adults - Register Here Gain the knowledge, skills, and confidence necessary to manage a medical emergency using CPR, an automated external defibrillator (AED), and first aid until more advanced help is available.

Date and Time: March 13, 2015, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Penn State Dubois, DEF Building, Room 202

Fee: $90

Electrical Safety for Electrical Maintenance Personnel - Register Here Learn the essentials of industrial electrical safety, troubleshooting and installation, and how to meet OSHA and NFPA guidelines. Safe work practices for electricians, identifying dangerous electrical energy sources, how to minimize arc flash, and how to choose proper PPE are discussed.

Date and Time:  March 24 & March 25, 2015, 8:00 AM - Noon

Location:  Penn State Dubois, DEF Building, Room 209

Fee: $225


Blueprint Reading for Industry (1.6 CEUs) - Register Here Blueprint Reading is intended for all personnel who need to understand the meanings of drawings/prints.  Emphasis is placed on understanding multi-view relationships, symbology and conventional dimensioning and tolerancing methods.  Numerous exercises involving the reading of prints will be utilized throughout.  Participants are encouraged to bring their own prints for discussion.

Date and Time: TBA, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Community Education Council, St. Mary's PA

Fee: $625

Fundamentals of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (2.4 CEUs) - Register Here: Discover the major pitfalls of traditional coordinate tolerancing and how Geometric Tolerancing overcomes them. Then, starting with your basic blueprint knowledge, you'll learn the symbols, terminology and rules of Geometric Tolerancing as prescribed in the current standard ASME Y14.5-2009.  Prerequisite: Blueprint Reading.

Date and Time: TBA, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Community Education Council, St. Mary's PA

Fee: $925

~NEW~  Inspecting Geometric Tolerances (1.6 CEUs) - Register Here Put your Fundamentals of GD&T knowledge to use. This two-day course will help give guidelines for selecting the most appropriate inspection method of a part feature.  Participants will gain an understanding of design principles to produce low cost, functional gages.  They will also be taught a method of practical datum selection as well as guidelines for using modifiers.  Criteria for selecting company/division gaging policies and an overview of gaging equipment capabilities will also be covered.  This class is appropriate for quality engineers and technicians, machinists, designers, and inspection personnel. Prerequisite: Fundamentals of GD&T or prior knowledge of GD&T techniques ASME Y14.5.

Date and Time: TBA, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Penn State DuBois

Fee: $695

100-Hour Personal Care Home Administrator Training - Register Here This course addresses issues surrounding personal care homes and the responsibility of providing safe, humane, comfortable, and a supportive residential setting for adults who don't require the services of a licensed, long-term care facility, but do not require assistance with daily living activities.  The programs included in this course prepare the student for the Personal Care Home Administrator exam, which is given on the last day of class.  Current healthcare employees can fulfill CE requirements by attending most of the programs in this course.  Students participate via video conference with students at other Penn State campuses.

Date and Time: TBA, 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Location:  Penn State DuBois

Contact Penn State DuBois Outreach at duboisce@psu.edu or (814) 375-4715