Continuing Education

Whether it's attending a workshop or enrolling in a course at an off-campus center, continue your education with NSU! Northern offers numerous workshops throughout the year, including the annual Back-to-School Workshop for educators.

Renewal Credit General Definitions

  • Transcript Credit – Registering and completing university-level courses
  • Continuing Education Units (CEU) - The IACET and U.S. Department of Education task force defined the CEU standard of measurement as: 1 CEU = 10 contact hours
  • Continuing Education Contact Hours (CECH) – Based on 60 minutes of instruction

 

 

Summer 2022

 

These courses, available at the graduate or undergraduate level, are offered for five weeks.  Tuition prices will be announced after the S.D. Board of Regents meeting in April/May of 2022 for summer courses. 

 

 

DRED 4/560 - Driver and Traffic Safety Education

Course Description: Recommended policies and practices in driver education and traffic safety. Emphasis on traffic safety. Department of Transportation's traffic safety program, use of simulators, driver improvement through enforcement.

Credits: 3

Course Dates: May 31 – July 1, 2022

Target Audience: Anyone wishing to become certified to teach driver education.

Attendance: Attendance outside of the required coursework is not required. 

 

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DRED 4/580 - Special Methods in the Teaching of Driver Education

Course Description: Driver education and driver education and traffic safety course with experience in classroom and behind-the-wheel phases of driver education; lesson plans, films, scheduling and testing techniques.

Credits: 3

Course Dates: May 31 – July 1, 2022

Target Audience: Anyone wishing to become certified to teach driver education.

Attendance: Attendance outside of the required coursework is not required. 

 

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DRED 4/591 - IS: Curriculum & Instruction

Course Description: Recommended policies and practices in driver education and traffic safety. Emphasis on traffic safety. Department of Transportation's traffic safety program, use of simulators, driver improvement through enforcement.

Credits: 2–3 

Course Dates: May 31 – July 1, 2022

Target Audience: Anyone wishing to become certified to teach driver education.

Attendance: Attendance outside of the required coursework is not required. 

 

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