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Course Schedule & Pricing

The Workforce and Community Development department strives to work with area business and industry partners to offer timely and desired courses to strengthen the economic value of our communities and provide for a well-trained and skilled workforce.

  • Courses are continuously added to the schedule. 
  • Courses are subject to minimum participation requirements - please note that all classes are currently limited to 9 participants. 
  • Custom dates & locations available upon request.
  • Courses are tailored to business and industry needs to fit hours of operation and production schedules when possible.

Registration and Payment 

To register for a Workforce course, contact the Office of Workforce and Community Development at 501.207.6249 or Participants only need to complete the short Workforce Data Form and then pay for the course through the Cashier's Office (501.207.6202 or 501.882.4441). 

  • Data Forms must be submitted three (3) business days prior to the start of a Workforce course (forms may be completed at any time before this date) - completed forms can be dropped off at the Workforce and Community Development office or emailed to 
  • Payment must be received two (2) business days prior to the start of a Workforce course 

Workforce Data Form

Scholarship Opportunities 

The Arkansas Workforce Challenge Scholarship is available for some non-credit ASU-Beebe Workforce programs. General information for the scholarship, including award amount, application deadlines, and eligibility criteria can be found at Arkansas Workforce Challenge

Course Schedule

Course Location Date Time Cost Current Available Seats
Forklift Safety Course ASU-Beebe Searcy Campus
1800 East Moore Avenue, Searcy AR 72143
02/22/2021 - 02/23/2021 Monday & Tuesday
5:00-7:00 p.m. 
$75 9
Basic Electrical Course ASU-Beebe Searcy Campus 
1800 East Moore Avenue, Searcy AR 72143
03/01/2021 - 03/11/2021 Monday-Thursday
4:00-7:00 p.m. 
$500 9
Basics of Welding Course ASU-Beebe Searcy Campus
1800 East Moore Avenue, Searcy AR 72143
03/02/2021 - 04/08/2021 Tuesday & Thursday
6:00-10:00 p.m. 
(no class 3/22-3/26)
$600 4
OSHA 10-General Industry Course ASU-Beebe Searcy Campus
1800 East Moore Avenue, Searcy AR 72143
03/29/2021 - 04/01/2021 Monday & Tuesday
5:00-8:00 p.m. 

Wednesday & Thursday
5:00-7:00 p.m. 
$200 9

Course Pricing

Course prices are subject to change. If you have any questions please contact the Office of Workforce and Community Development. 

Course Clock Hours Cost
Computer Basics 6 $65
Computer Basics Plus 6 $65
Excel Level I 9 $100
Excel Level II 9 $100
Excel Level III 9 $100
PowerPoint Level I 6 $75
PowerPoint Level I  6 $75
Word Level I 6 $75
Word Level II 6 $75
Professional Development Courses
Communicating for Leadership Success 4 $125
Coaching for Peak Performance 4 $125
Driving Change 4 $125
Setting Goals & Reviewing Results 4 $125
Delegating with Purpose 4 $125
Resolving Workplace Conflict 4 $125
Maximizing Team Performance 4 $125
Planning & Managing Resources 4 $125
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 Course Clock Hours Price
Certified Nursing Assistant 105 $800
Heartsaver First Aid/CPR 6 $80
CPR 3 $75
Forklift Safety 4 $75
OSHA 10-General Industry 10 $200
OSHA 30-General Industry 30 $475
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 Course Clock Hours Price
AutoCAD Level I  16 $550
Basic Electrical Level I  24 $500
Basic Hydraulics XX $XX
Basic Programmable Logic Controllers 16 $150
Basics of Welding 40 $600
Blueprint Reading Basics 12 $125
Cybersecurity 2 $100
Electrical Apprenticeship 144 $300 (per year)
Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerance I 3 $200
Plumbing Apprenticeship 160 $300 (per year)
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For additional information, contact 501.207.6249 or 501.207.6250.

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