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Retirement Planning

$49

with Jerry Blakely

Calendar Jan 30, 2020 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Whether a few days or a few years away from retirement, there are a number of key issues to address before taking the step.

This two-day course will help individuals analyze important issues that could have a positive or negative effect on what could be the retirement of their dreams!

Five Key Areas of Financial Planning will be discussed and how these key areas overlap and interact with each other.

Topics include:

1) Protection/Insurance Planning

2) Estate Planning

3) Retirement Income Planning

4) Tax Planning

5) Investment Planning

Course agenda will focus on how families may be able to grow, yet protect their wealth, minimize taxes, and keep it all in the family when they pass. 

2 Thursdays - Date: January 30 & February 6, 2020 

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Location: Lancaster AVC campus, APL 111

Course Fee: $49 (If you bring a guest or spouse, their fee is $21.00)

Instructed by: Jerry Blakely

Contact Corporate & Community Services for registration information.

Phone: (661) 722-6300, Ext. 6584

Classes held on Lancaster AVC Campus.

Full Course

GRE Test Preparation

$269

with Innovation Education

Calendar Feb 4, 2020 at 7 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Ace the GRE!

This seminar presented by Innovation Education Foundation will provide instruction and review of the required academic skills needed by prospective graduate students and business school applicants preparing to take the GRE Exam.

Emphasis will be placed on test-taking tips, strategies, and skill building.

Including:

  • Pre-test evaluation      
  • Analytical writing
  • Verbal strategies       
  • Comprehensive math practice

Fee: $269 (Material Fee: $40 due at class) 

Class Dates: February 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, & 27

Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Location: Innovation Education, 42202 50th St W, Quartz Hill, CA 93536

Register with Corporate & Community Services for this course at (661) 722-6300 ext. 6584

Upon request three days before the event, reasonable accommodation will be provided to facilitate the participation of covered individuals with disabilities. Call (661) 722-6360 (voice/relay).

An Introduction To Voiceovers (Getting Started in Voice Acting)

$49

with Eric Smies

Calendar Feb 5, 2020 at 6 pm

An Introduction to Voiceovers (Getting Started in Voice Acting)

Have you ever wondered whose voice you are listening to on TV and radio commercials? How about documentaries or audio books? You too can become a professional voice actor!

This fun, informative, and empowering class will teach you all the fundamentals of entering a successful career as a professional voiceover artist.

We will discuss the many details of the voiceover industry, our philosophy of marketing, the importance of your voiceover demo, and much more.

Your producer will record you as you read a real script, then offer some coaching so you can improve your delivery and your instructor will take notes on your performance so you can receive a professional voiceover evaluation later. 

Be aware, many who have taken this class continue their training to become real, bona-fide, professional voice actors. Come ready to laugh, learn, and be inspired.

Thursday, February 05, 2020

Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Location: BE 249 

Course Fee: $49 

Instructed by: Eric Smies 

Contact Corporate & Community Services for registration information. Phone: (661) 722-6300, Ext. 6584 ∙ Fax: (661) 722-6675

2301 East Palmdale Blvd. Palmdale, CA 93550

Registration deadline is 1 week prior to class start date. If minimum is met by registration date, then registration will continue to be accepted until day of class (if feasible).

Learn more about this course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?list=UUY40EeTw-tO03Q8Q6Vuo8aQ&v=H4cSFq8gNTA

SAT Test Preparation

$269

with Innovation Education

Calendar Feb 15, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 4 weeks

Crush the SAT!

This seminar will help students prepare for the college Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT-1). Innovation Education will provide instruction and a review of the required academic skills, with an emphasis on test-taking tips and strategies.

Students study SAT questions that frequently appears on the test, take a full-length SAT diagnostic test, and fine-tune their test taking skills.

Focus is placed on individualized instruction.

Specific strategies are geared for handling each type of SAT question:

• Essay • Writing • Critical Reading • Algebra • GeometryStudents will also be introduced to a variety of general strategies covering such topics as: • Confidence Building • Learn How and When to Guess• Understanding Test Organization• Pacing Yourself • Reducing Test Anxiety • Alleviating Timed Exam Pressure

Retake guarantee: If your score does not increase you may retake this course for no charge.

Fee: $269 (Material Fee: $40 due at class) 

Class Dates: 2/15/20, 2/22/20, 2/29/20, 3/7/20 

Test date: 3/14/20

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location: Innovation Education, 42202 50th St W, Quartz Hill, CA 93536

Please register for SAT test at: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat

Register with Corporate & Community Services for this course at (661) 722-6300 ext. 6584

Upon request three days before the event, reasonable accommodation will be provided to facilitate the participation of covered individuals with disabilities. Call (661) 722-6360 (voice/relay).

Visit Innovation Education at: https://www.myinnovationeducation.com/new-sat-prep 

Grant Writing Fundamentals

$80

with John Drew

Calendar Feb 29, 2020 at 9 am

An invigorating, informative, hands-on workshop created for new and experienced grant writers, executive directors, organizers, board members, community volunteers, development officers and individuals who want a detailed look at the grant writing process.

Completion of all classes (24hrs.) will result in a Certificate of Accomplishment.

Instructor: John Drew

When: Saturday, February 29, 2020

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Course fee: $80 (Material fee: $40)

Where: Antelope Valley College, Lancaster campus, BE 246

Contact Corporate & Community Services for registration information at (661) 722-6300 ext. 6584

Upon request three days before the event, reasonable accommodation will be provided to facilitate the participation of covered individuals with disabilities. Call (661) 722-6360 (voice/relay).

Grant Writing Series - Spring 2020 Promotion

$288

with John Drew

Calendar Feb 29, 2020 at 9 am, runs for 4 weeks

Register for all four classes and receive a reduce fee.

GRANT WRITING FUNDAMENTALS: An invigorating, informative, hands-on workshop created for new and experienced grant writers, executive directors, organizers, board members, community volunteers, development officers and individuals who want a detailed look at the grant writing process.

Date: 2/29/2020; Course Fee: $80 (Material fee: $40)

GRANT WRITING RESEARCH FUNDAMENTALS: This class has been created for those grant writers who need a detailed look at the technology and practical tips available to speed-up grant research. 

Date: 4/4/2020; Course Fee:  $80 (Material fee: $40)

GRANT WRITING INTERMEDIATE: This class is directed towards professionals, providing immediate access to information needed to obtain resources from corporations, foundations, and government agencies. You will have step-by-step guidance on how to become a grant-writing consultant or to create a non-profit charity.  The class will also cover scholarships.

Date: 5/2/2020; Course Fee: $80 (Material fee: $40)

FUNDRAISING FUNDAMENTALS: This class introduces simple but proven ideas for success now. In this workshop participants will learn how fundraising has evolved, how new software (New Raiser’s Edge and Fundraiser) will make it easier to track donors and reduce the pressures of a face-to-face request. Information on scholarships included.

Date: 6/6/2020; Course Fee: $80 (Material fee: $40)

Where: Antelope Valley College, Lancaster campus, BE 246

GRE Test Preparation

$269

with Innovation Education

Calendar Mar 3, 2020 at 7 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Ace the GRE!

This seminar presented by Innovation Education Foundation will provide instruction and review of the required academic skills needed by prospective graduate students and business school applicants preparing to take the GRE Exam.

Emphasis will be placed on test-taking tips, strategies, and skill building.

Including:

  • Pre-test evaluation      
  • Analytical writing
  • Verbal strategies       
  • Comprehensive math practice

Fee: $269 (Material Fee: $40 due at class) 

Class Dates: March 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, & 26

Time: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Location: Innovation Education, 42202 50th St W, Quartz Hill, CA 93536

Register with Corporate & Community Services for this course at (661) 722-6300 ext. 6584

Upon request three days before the event, reasonable accommodation will be provided to facilitate the participation of covered individuals with disabilities. Call (661) 722-6360 (voice/relay).

Payment plan available: $90 deposit plus 2 payments of $89.50, paid every two weeks.

Grant Writing Research Fundamentals

$80

with John Drew

Calendar Apr 4, 2020 at 9 am

This class has been created for those grant writers who need a detailed look at the technology and practical tips available to speed-up grant research. 

Completion of all classes (24hrs.) will result in a Certificate of Accomplishment.

Instructor: John Drew

When: Saturday, April 04, 2020

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Course fee: $80 (Material fee: $40)

Where: Antelope Valley College, Lancaster campus, BE 246

Contact Corporate & Community Services for registration information at (661) 722-6300 ext. 6584

Upon request three days before the event, reasonable accommodation will be provided to facilitate the participation of covered individuals with disabilities. Call (661) 722-6360 (voice/relay).





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