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Auctioneering Courses Offered Online
March 15, 2021

Walters State will offer both the Auctioneering Gallery and Apprentice courses online through the Zoom platform in April. Walters State first offered online auctioneering classes last year at the beginning of the pandemic. Those were so successful that auctioneering classes are being offered online again. 
For more information or to register for any classes, contact Kellie Hendrix at or 423-798-7988.
The Auctioneering 16-Hour (Gallery License) Class will meet April 6-15 from 6-10 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost is $434. 
This course covers the advanced topics of auctioneering, meeting the requirements of the State of Tennessee educational licensing. Learn how auctions operate both professionally and ethically. Upon completion of this course and passing the gallery exam, individual students may submit applications for gallery licenses with the required fee and certificate of completion to the Tennessee Auctioneer Commission.
The Auctioneering 50-Hour (Apprenticeship) Class meets April 6-18, 6-10 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost is $634.
This course covers the auctioneering fundamentals required for licensed auctioneers. Ethics and professionalism are strongly emphasized. Upon completion of this course and passing the apprenticeship exam, students may submit an application for apprentice license along with payment and certificate of completion to the Tennessee Auctioneer Commission for issuance of apprentice license.
Parenting and Divorce courses continue to be offered online through Zoom. Class dates are April 8 or April 29, 5:30-9:30 p.m. The cost is $60. This course meets the requirements of the court-ordered parenting class ordered by the State of Tennessee for divorcing couples. Learn how to communicate while co-parenting a child. Make this difficult transition easier for your children and improve your family’s 
Other noncredit classes offered in April include OSHA Training and Microsoft Excel.
•Microsoft Excel, Level 1 is offered April 6, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at both campuses in both Greeneville and Morristown. The class is $150. The class may also be taken via ZOOM. In this  class, students learn how to create, save, and print Excel documents and work with page layouts. The class also teaches formatting tips and tricks, creating formulas, entering functions with a special quick tips and shortcuts sessions. Look at the new features of Microsoft Excel 2016 as compared to older versions of Excel.
•Microsoft Excel, Level 2 is offered April 28, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at campuses in Greeneville and Morristown. The cost is $150. This class may also be taken on ZOOM. Students will learn how to use multiple worksheets and workbooks efficiently. Begin with more advanced Excel concepts including formatting, workbooks, functions, formulas, data ranges and data. 
•OSHA 30-Hour Safety Training will be offered April 26-29, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Walters State Workforce Training Building in Greeneville. The cost is $449. This class is offered in conjunction with TOSHA with the goal of ensuring more workers know about workplace hazards and the rights of workers. The class could reduce downtime and possibly save a life.