Featured Continuing Education Classes
Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Camp for High School Students
This one-day camp familiarizes students with the basics of operating a small unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). Through classroom and hands-on flying exercises, participants will cover topics such as: FAA rules, air traffic control (ATC) airspace, weather, tactical operations, flight control, accuracy and business uses of the UAV. In the final hour of class, students will put their skills to work in a UAV challenge.
Tuesday, Aug. 1
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Open to students entering grades 9 to 12.
Homeland Security Training Center (HTC)
College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn
Train to be a 911 Dispatcher
Public Safety Telecommunicator I
Tuesday and Thursday, Aug. 22 to Dec. 14, 2017
6:30 to 9 p.m.
Presented by the Homeland Security Training Institute and taught in our advanced simulated 911 call center, the program combines classroom instruction with hands-on training. Practice techniques of handling emergency situations with callers in a state of panic and learn how to provide instruction until emergency personnel arrive.
This 80-hour certification course is recognized through the International Association of Emergency Dispatchers (IAED).
About the Instructor: Brian Tegtmeyer is an Emergency Number Professional (ENP) and executive director of DU-COMM, the western suburbs 911 communications center. He has more than 19 years of experience in public safety communication and is the the state coordinator and vice president of the Illinois Telecommunicator Emergency Response Taskforce.
You may be eligible for funding for this training.
This program is approved for funding by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). For more information contact: Adela Meitz at (630) 942-2389, email@example.com or visit www.worknetdupage.org.
To register or for detailed program information, call Continuing Education at (630) 942-2208, email CE@cod.edu or register online. To view our complete program listing, see the current Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1110, (630) 942-2208
Fax: (630) 942-3785
Summer Hours: June 4 through Aug. 13
Summer hours at COD are in effect June 4 through Aug. 13. During this time, most buildings on the Glen Ellyn campus are closed Fridays to Sundays.
Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday
College of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137
(630) 942-2800 (Main)
(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)
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