Personal Enrichment

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Do something good for yourself.

Learn a new hobby or skill, express your creativity, or learn about topics that interest you.

MTC’s Personal Enrichment courses are fun, affordable, and fast to complete. Personal Enrichment courses are offered outside of MTC’s eight Schools of Study. 

Cake DecoratingShow

Cake Decorator Professional

ID: CEKIT-522

Find out how the experts create beautiful cakes. This 18-hour certificate program prepares you with the basic cake decorating skills needed to start a cake business, obtain a position as an entry level decorator (bakery/grocery store), or for personal pleasure. Learn the perfect techniques in creating beautiful cakes using buttercream icing. You will be introduced to fondant bows. View the full list of supply requirements on the online materials list, but wait to purchase all supplies until after the first class.

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.

Defensive DrivingShow

Defensive Driving

ID: CEDDC-500

Licensed drivers may take this eight-hour National Safety Council course every three years. Successful completion will remove up to four points (except DUI) on a SC driver's license, including CDL. Driver's license number and state required when registering. May reduce insurance costs. Defensive driving techniques are stressed through lectures, videos, and classroom demonstrations. NOTE: Arrive 10 minutes early. No late arrivals will be admitted. Bring a pen or pencil to class.

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.

DronesShow

Drone Certification Test Prep

ID: CEFLY-506

Become a drone pilot as a new career pathway or to advance your current profession. Gain a working knowledge of drone aircraft components and systems as you prepare for the FAA Part 107 exam to earn your commercial UAV federal regulated license. In this course, you will learn about drone theory and aeronautical basics, the fundamentals of flight, FAA regulations (including Part 107), navigation and airspace, weather theory and much more. The FAA Remote Pilot 107 Part A regulations require that all drone pilots have a valid identification (driver license, passport, or birth certificate), a high school diploma or GED from an accredited institution, undergo a drug screening and prefer no criminal record. Special note: a person who has a misdemeanor or felony must wait a year before applying for this class.

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.

Floral DesignShow

Floral Design

ID: CEFLC-501

The fundamentals of floral arranging will give students enough basic skills to seek entry-level positions in the floral business. Introduction to materials and equipment, principles of good design, color, and specialized designs are covered.

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.

Interior DecoratingShow

Interior Decorating

ID: CEDCP-546

Students will learn concepts about color and pattern relationships, floor-planning skills, window treatments, furniture selection, cost estimations, accessories, and other topics. Students will complete projects to help them learn the concepts and apply real-world examples.

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.

MotorcycleShow

Basic Motorcycle

ID: CEMOT-501

Learn basic motorcycle riding techniques in this beginner-level course. The motorcycle range activity includes riding on small (100-350 cc) training motorcycles. NOTES: 1) For license waiver option, present motorcycle permit at first class and pass all assessments. 2) A three-hour online e-course is required before the first class. You will be emailed a code to access this e-course. You must present certificate of e-course completion to instructor at first class. 3) You will need to pass both a written and riding assessment to receive a completion certificate. Prerequisite: Must be eligible for a motorcycle driver's license and be able to ride a bicycle. This course is not an alternate to the driver education requirement for under 18-year-old drivers. Meets the standards set by SC law for insurance discount. Half helmets are not allowed, must be full face or open face helmet.

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No sections currently available. For information on Training classes, contact our Corporate and Continuing Education Department (CCE) at 803.732.0432 or cce@midlandstech.edu.
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