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Alcohol Ed Program for Minors$65

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for minors convicted of first or subsequent offenses for the purchase, possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages in addition to assessment of a fine. Failure to complete the alcohol awareness course within 90 days of conviction will result in a license suspension of up to 6 months. This course is also appropriate for DUI-Minor offenders, and as a sanction for those who have consumed alcohol in violation of their probation or parole, are under the age of 21, and do not appear to have a major substance abuse problem. This two-session program is designed to help participants increase their knowledge about alcohol and drugs among young people. The curriculum contains information on the following topics: societal values related to alcohol consumption by minors, the influence of alcohol advertising on young people, the physical, social and psychological effects of alcohol upon young people; the relationship between motor vehicle and other accidents and alcohol use; relevant laws relating to the purchase, possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by minors, drinking patterns and problems of young people including abuse and addiction and decision-making skills. For more information contact INTERVENTION PROGRAMS at (806) 356-3649.

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
194640 NFUND-1401-1009 Raul Dominguez 11
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Nov 09 - Nov 11 MW 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 110C
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Alcohol Ed Program for Minors$65

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for minors convicted of first or subsequent offenses for the purchase, possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages in addition to assessment of a fine. Failure to complete the alcohol awareness course within 90 days of conviction will result in a license suspension of up to 6 months. This course is also appropriate for DUI-Minor offenders, and as a sanction for those who have consumed alcohol in violation of their probation or parole, are under the age of 21, and do not appear to have a major substance abuse problem. This two-session program is designed to help participants increase their knowledge about alcohol and drugs among young people. The curriculum contains information on the following topics: societal values related to alcohol consumption by minors, the influence of alcohol advertising on young people, the physical, social and psychological effects of alcohol upon young people; the relationship between motor vehicle and other accidents and alcohol use; relevant laws relating to the purchase, possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages by minors, drinking patterns and problems of young people including abuse and addiction and decision-making skills. For more information contact INTERVENTION PROGRAMS at (806) 356-3649.

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
194641 NFUND-1401-2003 Raul Dominguez 15
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Dec 07 - Dec 09 MW 6:00 PM - 9:30 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 110C
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Animal Accountability Program$40

This standardized program is 6 hours in length and is designed for animal-related misdemeanor offenders. The program purpose is to intervene and educate participants about local and state laws related to animals as well as promote responsible pet ownership. Specific course topics include City of Amarillo animal ordinances (Running at Large, Rabies Vaccines and Tags, Rabies Quarantines, Dangerous Animals, Improper Tethering, Improper Disposal, Kenneling, Inhumane Treatment, and more). State statutes regarding animal crimes, proper animal socialization, the importance of spay/neuter, the dangers of tethering, common fixes to animal issues, dog training information, and the relationship between responsible pet ownership and public safety will also be explained. For more information contact Intervention Programs at 806-356-3649.

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
194647 NFUND-1401-1011 Raul Dominguez 10
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Nov 21 - Nov 21 S 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 103
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DWI Alcohol Ed Program$95

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for persons convicted of first offense DWI and receiving probation. Failure to complete the program within 180 days (unless an extension was granted) from the date probation was granted will result in the offender's license being revoked. The license cannot be reinstated until the educational program is completed. Due to the general alcohol education components in this course, it is also an appropriate sanction for those who have violated their probation or parole through the use of alcohol alone or because of an alcohol-related arrest (such as Public Intoxication) and do not appear to have a major substance abuse problem. This standardized program is 12 hours in length and is designed to help offenders increase their knowledge about alcohol and drugs as these substances relate to driving skills, to identify their own individual drinking/drug use and driving patterns, and to assist them in developing plans which will reduce the probability of future DWI behavior. Specific course topics include alcohol/drug and traffic safety problems, Texas laws relating to DWI, effects of alcohol/drugs on humans, alcohol/drugs and driving task abilities, chemical dependency, symptoms of dependency, sources of assistance, costs of DWI, and decision-making. For more information contact Intervention Programs at 806-356-3649.

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
194616 NFUND-1401-1005 James Cameron 27
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Nov 02 - Nov 04 MTW 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 112
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DWI Alcohol Ed Program$95

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for persons convicted of first offense DWI and receiving probation. Failure to complete the program within 180 days (unless an extension was granted) from the date probation was granted will result in the offender's license being revoked. The license cannot be reinstated until the educational program is completed. Due to the general alcohol education components in this course, it is also an appropriate sanction for those who have violated their probation or parole through the use of alcohol alone or because of an alcohol-related arrest (such as Public Intoxication) and do not appear to have a major substance abuse problem. This standardized program is 12 hours in length and is designed to help offenders increase their knowledge about alcohol and drugs as these substances relate to driving skills, to identify their own individual drinking/drug use and driving patterns, and to assist them in developing plans which will reduce the probability of future DWI behavior. Specific course topics include alcohol/drug and traffic safety problems, Texas laws relating to DWI, effects of alcohol/drugs on humans, alcohol/drugs and driving task abilities, chemical dependency, symptoms of dependency, sources of assistance, costs of DWI, and decision-making. For more information contact Intervention Programs at 806-356-3649.

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
194617 NFUND-1401-1006 Jennifer Mayes 14
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Nov 20 - Nov 20 F 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 113
Nov 21 - Nov 22 SU 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 113
Clicking Add to Cart will add any Co-Requisite courses to your cart.

DWI Alcohol Ed Program$95

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for persons convicted of first offense DWI and receiving probation. Failure to complete the program within 180 days (unless an extension was granted) from the date probation was granted will result in the offender's license being revoked. The license cannot be reinstated until the educational program is completed. Due to the general alcohol education components in this course, it is also an appropriate sanction for those who have violated their probation or parole through the use of alcohol alone or because of an alcohol-related arrest (such as Public Intoxication) and do not appear to have a major substance abuse problem. This standardized program is 12 hours in length and is designed to help offenders increase their knowledge about alcohol and drugs as these substances relate to driving skills, to identify their own individual drinking/drug use and driving patterns, and to assist them in developing plans which will reduce the probability of future DWI behavior. Specific course topics include alcohol/drug and traffic safety problems, Texas laws relating to DWI, effects of alcohol/drugs on humans, alcohol/drugs and driving task abilities, chemical dependency, symptoms of dependency, sources of assistance, costs of DWI, and decision-making. For more information contact Intervention Programs at 806-356-3649.

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
194618 NFUND-1401-2001 James Cameron 30
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Nov 30 - Dec 02 MTW 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 112
Clicking Add to Cart will add any Co-Requisite courses to your cart.

DWI Alcohol Ed Program$95

This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for persons convicted of first offense DWI and receiving probation. Failure to complete the program within 180 days (unless an extension was granted) from the date probation was granted will result in the offender's license being revoked. The license cannot be reinstated until the educational program is completed. Due to the general alcohol education components in this course, it is also an appropriate sanction for those who have violated their probation or parole through the use of alcohol alone or because of an alcohol-related arrest (such as Public Intoxication) and do not appear to have a major substance abuse problem. This standardized program is 12 hours in length and is designed to help offenders increase their knowledge about alcohol and drugs as these substances relate to driving skills, to identify their own individual drinking/drug use and driving patterns, and to assist them in developing plans which will reduce the probability of future DWI behavior. Specific course topics include alcohol/drug and traffic safety problems, Texas laws relating to DWI, effects of alcohol/drugs on humans, alcohol/drugs and driving task abilities, chemical dependency, symptoms of dependency, sources of assistance, costs of DWI, and decision-making. For more information contact Intervention Programs at 806-356-3649.

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
194619 NFUND-1401-2002 Jennifer Mayes 14
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Dec 11 - Dec 13 SU 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 113
Dec 11 - Dec 11 F 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 113
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DWI Repeat Offender$240

Course Description: This program is certified by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation - Offender Education Programs. It is required by law for persons convicted of subsequent DWI offenses. Failure to complete the program will result in the offender's license being revoked until the program has been completed. This standardized program is 32 hours in length and is designed for multiple DWI offenders and/or others who have alcohol/drug-related problems for which the first offender program was not designed to address. The program's purpose is to intervene in the alcohol/drug abusing lifestyles of the offenders in order to encourage entry into treatment where indicated as well as to prevent further substance abuse-related problems. Specific course topics include lifestyle issues, values, self-esteem, positive thinking vs. irrational beliefs, responsibility, physiological/psychological effects of drugs, alcoholism, chemical dependency, how drug abuse affects family members, co-dependency, Al-Anon, treatment options, 12-Step Self-Help Groups, peer pressure, relapse prevention, problem-solving and action planning. Intervention Programs 806-356-3649

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
195896 NFUND-1401-2010 Jennifer Mayes 14
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Dec 01 - Feb 02 TR 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 110C
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Shoplifting/Theft Program$65

This course is most often required for persons who have been convicted of and/or placed on probation for Shoplifting or for some other Theft offense. This researched and evidence-based program is 6 hours in length and is designed to help offenders increase their knowledge of shoplifting and other forms of theft and how these offenses affect everyone, to identify the motives and triggers for committing these offenses, to learn how our behaviors are influenced by values and attitudes, to learn the consequences of their behavior, to obtain remediation skills to stop the temptation to shoplift or steal, and to recognize that shoplifting and theft are not "victimless" crimes. For more information contact Intervention Programs at 806-356-3649.

Course ID Course Section Instructor Available Seats
194699 NFUND-1401-1017 Joann Cruz-Perez 12
Date(s) Days and Times Location
Nov 14 - Nov 14 S 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Amarillo College West Campus WCC - 125
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