Workshops and classes
The Procurement Technical Assistance Center/LFUCG will offer the following workshops at the Lexington Public Library, 140 East Main Street, Conference Room C. To register, call Kristy Coates at (859) 257-7668 or register on-line at Kysbdc.ecenterdirect.com/Conferences.action?CenterID=21 or go to
■ Web Registration for Government Contracting, Open Lab, 10 a.m.-noon, Feb. 10, free.
■ Marketing & Selling to the Government, 2-4 p.m. Feb. 10, free.
The Central Kentucky Computer Society offers the following training events and classes at 160 Moore Drive, Suite 107. Info: (859) 373-1000 or at Ckcs.org.
■ Database, 7 p.m. Jan. 26.
■ Digital Photography, 7 p.m. Jan. 27.
■ Photo Coffee, 9 a.m. Jan. 29.
■ Word Processing, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 3.
■ Computer Mystery Workshop, 1:30 p.m. Feb. 4.
■ Dr. Fixit Workshop, 10 a.m. Feb. 7.
Classes (Cost is $60 per class.):
■ Macintosh OS X Yosemite begins 10 a.m. Jan. 26.
■ Photography: Improving Your Camera Skills begins 1 p.m. Jan. 26.
■ Beginning Digital Imaging: PaintShop Pro begins 10 a.m., Jan. 27.
■ Beginning iPad begins 10 a.m. Jan. 27.
■ Advanced & Independent Digital Imaging: PaintShop Pro begins 1 p.m. Jan. 27.
■ Advanced & Independent Digital Imaging: PaintShop Pro begins 10 a.m. Jan. 28.
■ Word Processing with MS Word begins 1 p.m. Jan. 28.
■ Computer Basics begins 10 a.m. Jan. 29.
■ Advanced & Independent Digital Imaging: PaintShop Pro begins 10 a.m. Jan. 29.
■ File Management begins 1 p.m. Jan. 29.
■ Pages for Macintosh begins 10 a.m. Jan. 30.
IEC of the Bluegrass will present the following six-hour Kentucky and Ohio approved electrician/master electrician Prep Course at the IEC Training Center, 493 Blue Sky Parkway. More information and registration for all classes can be found at Iecbluegrass.org or by telephoning (859) 266-4968.
■ Electrician/Master Electrician PREP Course, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 28, March 7 and 14.
Safety Leadership Principles will be Feb. 12-13 at the Doubletree Suites by Hilton, 2601 Richmond Road. This two-day workshop is designed to improve safety leadership skills, expand safety knowledge, assist in developing safety leadership skills and help put what you know about safety to work for you and your company. Safety and management personnel who are versed in the OSHA regulations and have a general understanding of compliance issues should leave this interactive workshop with improved safety leadership skills needed to create and maintain a safety program. Cost is $595 for Kentucky Chamber members and $695 for non-members. To register, go to Kychamber.com/node/1887.
The 26 Annual Economic Outlook Conference will be Feb. 3 at the Lexington Convention Center. The event is hosted by UK's Gatton College of Business & Economics, Commerce Lexington and The Lane Report. Check-in is at 8 a.m. and the conference is 8:30 a.m.-noon. Topics include: national and local outlook for 2015, state of the U.S. labor market, strengths and weaknesses of Kentucky's economy, Federal Reserve policy actions since 2007. Speakers from Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, U.S. Treasury Dept., UK Gatton College of Business. Cost: $115 per person; $100 each when registering five or more. For more info, go to Gatton.uky.edu/EEC or call 1-800-284-6407.
The Central Kentucky Inventors Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 3 at the Bluegrass Area Development Center, 699 Perimeter Drive. Program: Kickstarter: pass or fail? Free and open to the public. Info: Ckic.org or (859) 201-1311.
University of Kentucky Alumni Association Job Club will meet from 9 to 10:15 a.m. Jan. 27. at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Service, 1140 Red Mile Place. Topic: Using networking to find and land a hidden job. Info: (859) 257-8905 or Ukalumni.net/jobclub.
IIBA Bluegrass Chapter will meet at 6:30-8:30 p.m. Jan. 28 at ITT Technical Institute, 2473 Fortune Road, Suite 180. Topic: PMI-PBA and IIBA-CBAP Business Analysis Certifications — What's the Diff?. Moderator: Eric Neill, Lexmark. Register at Bluegrass.iiba.org. Cost: $5 members and students, $10 non-members.
Lexington ARMA Chapter will meet 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 19 at Joseph Beth Bookseller's Bronte Bistro located in Lexington Green. Topic: Breaking down the silos: A 21st century approach to information governance. Presenter: Laurie Fischer, Huron Consulting Group's Information Governance Solution Team.
Compiled by Dorothea Wingo