Classes are conducted once a month, nine times a year at three sites throughout the state. Three courses are offerered each month, one for each corresponding credential level. Students participate in five hours of classroom instruction. Prior to class, each student is required to work through the course text and text overview. A final exam is take at the end of each class.
Classroom instruction provides an overview of the material, practical applications, and opportunity for questions and discussion. Instructors use personal experieince and a variety of teaching methods.