June personal development courses at Delaware Tech


Georgetown – Stay active or develop a new hobby in personal development courses offered in June at Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus.

Adults ages 50 and up can receive complete golf instruction including rules and etiquette as well as basic methods for swinging and hitting on Mondays, June 7 to 23, from 5 to 6 p.m.

Learn simple defensive driving strategies and earn a 10 percent reduction on the liability portion of your automobile insurance for three years by completing the basic defensive driving course on Saturday, June 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants will also receive a three-point credit applied to their Delaware driving record.

Three years after completing the basic class, graduates can participate in Advanced Defensive Driving on Saturday, June 19, from 9 a.m. to noon, to learn additional strategies for road safety and earn a 15 percent reduction on their insurance for another three-year period.

Learn how to prepare for and survive divorce in Financial Issues of Divorce on Tuesday, June 22 and Thursday, June 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. Participants will learn how to create realistic expectations, understand marital property and exclusions and gain tips on how to negotiate efficiently and effectively. They also will learn how to put the pieces together and develop a prudent plan to move forward after the divorce.

Divorcing parents can satisfy Delaware’s legal requirements for parent education and learn what children experience when parents divorce by participating in the Divorcing Parent Education Program on Tuesday, June 22 and Thursday, June 24 from 6 to 9 p.m.

Fitness and wellness classes will help to improve your health and lower stress levels. Enjoy an hour-long, calorie-burning workout in Zumba which fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves on Mondays and Thursdays, June 7 to 24, from 5 to 6 p.m.

Golden Zumba is taught at a slower pace for seniors; it begins on Thursday, June 10 to July 15, from 3 to 4 p.m.

Combine the use of the mind, body, and spirit into graceful and slow movements in Tai Chi, level 1 at 6 p.m. or level 2 at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays, June 15 to July 20.

Horseback riding is offered for beginners, ages 15 and up, at Singletree Stables in Seaford; participants will learn the basics of safety, stable management and equestrian skills on Tuesdays, June 15 to July 6, from 8 to 9 a.m.

Release tension and stress through a series of meditation, breathing and stretching exercises in Yoga on Mondays, June 28 to August 9, from 7 to 8 p.m.

For more information or to register, contact Delaware Tech’s Corporate and Community Programs at 302-854-6966.