Monday, July 14, 2014

Register Now for Fall Classes at KCKCC-TEC

KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- Summer is in full swing, but that does not mean the fall semester at Kansas City Kansas Community College is not around the corner.

The KCKCC Thomas R. Burke Technical Education Center has several exciting fall classes to consider for the fall semester. The slate of classes also includes more in the cooking category, which should excite many in the community said Elizabeth Folsom, technical assistant at KCKCC-TEC.

“Evening cooking classes have always been a very strong draw to the community to attend KCKCC-TEC,” Folsom said. “With this in mind, Chef Bob Shields and Chef Kelly Jenkins have increased the number of special culinary arts classes that will be available including everything from Scary Salads to Tailgate Extravaganza.”

Here is just a sampling of what KCKCC-TEC has to offer this fall:


·         Basic Automotive Care
·         Cosmetic Auto Body
·         Small Engine Repair

Forklift Certification

·         Forklift Certification
·         Earn certification in 5 days!

Home Improvement

·         Basic Furniture Upholstery
·         Basic Home Repair and Remodeling
·         Beginning Cabinetmaking
·         Residential Plumbing
·         Elements of Landscaping Design

Motorcycle Basic Repair

·         Motorcycle Basic Repair
Personal Enrichment

·         Mastercam X7, Level 1
·         AutoCad/3D Model

Small Business

·         Major Home Appliance Repair
·         Residential Inspection
·         Residential Plumbing
·         Residential Wiring
·         Residential Estimating
·         How to Start Your Own Home-Based Business

Culinary Arts/Professional Cooking

·         Everything Cheesecake
·         Salads, Salads, Salads
·         Homemade Cinnamon Rolls and Sticky Buns
·         Come and Get It! (Soup That Is)
·         All About Pies!
·         Ice, Ice, Baby!
·         Everything Pumpkin
·         Parent/Child Class
·         Tailgate Extravaganza!
·         Introduction to Cake Decorating
·         Scary Salads
·         Get Rolling!
·         Party Time!!
·         Mother Sauces and Beyond
·         Not a Turkey
·         Are You Chicken?
·         Holiday Candy Making Class!

All of the courses are in the evenings and are offered for non-credit with varying fees. For more information, visit the KCKCC website at Click the “Continuing Education” tab on the home page, and select “Continuing Education Schedule.”

Then select “Personal Enrichment.” Information is also available by calling 913-288-7800.