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Blueprint for Living
Conversational French
Creating a Successful Coaching Practice
Creating Great Photographs with your Mobile Device
Farmers Market: Becoming a Vendor
Fly Fishing Basics
French Immersion for Travelers
I Want a Fun Funeral

Blueprint for Living

Have you ever considered creating a ‘blueprint’ for your life? By developing a step-by-step blueprint for your life, you can create a life that has greater meaning, more passion and definite purpose. Learn how your blueprint will become your personal roadmap for experiencing more success, happiness and balance within all areas of your life: career, health, finances and relationships. By using various techniques, group exercises, discussions and lessons, you will learn how to create authentic success in ALL areas of your life.

Course includes “The Blueprint for Living Guidebook” and a certificate of completion at the end of the course.


You will work on:

  • Learning how to be the master of your mindset
  • Discovering your true purpose and living a life that is ON purpose
  • Creating positive "self-talk" and improving your mental outlook on life
  • Developing a positive self-image and greater confidence
  • Improving relationships and creating new healthy ones, too!
  • Creating healthy beliefs and habits for success
  • Feeling happier, more fulfilled and comfortable in your own skin
  • Becoming more balanced and less stressed

Course #
PRD 230 001

Class Meetings

  • Wednesday, July 13, 2016, 6:30-9 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 20, 2016, 6:30-9 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 27, 2016, 6:30-9 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 3, 2016, 6:30-9 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 10, 2016, 6:30-9 p.m.

Location
Delaware Valley University, Main Campus

Tuition
$327

Instructor
The Possibility Coaches™

Jon Satin MBA and Chris Pattay BBA are success and transformational coaches, business consultants, seminar facilitators, published authors, and entrepreneurs.  Since founding Possibility Coaches in 2002, they have been actively exploring the human experience and condition, empowering individuals and business owners worldwide to live a life of meaning, passion and purpose. Learn more about Jon and Chris at The Possibility Coaches.

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Conversational French

Planning a visit to France or a French-speaking country? Enjoy learning and expanding your horizons? Or perhaps you'd just like to reap some benefit from the hours you spent studying French in high school or college, when you didn’t appreciate the value and joy of communicating in another language. It’s fun ordering in French at a restaurant, or saying a few sentences in French to French speakers. And nothing makes travel more enjoyable than conversing with the residents of another country in their native language. Our instructor will guide you along and make learning easy and enjoyable. Venez pour apprendre… rester pour le plaisir! Come to learn…stay for the fun! 

Course #
PRD 782 001

Class Meetings

  • Look for another session coming soon! (last offered spring 2015)

Location
Delaware Valley College, Main Campus

Tuition
$149

Instructor
Bob Gordon

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Creating a Successful Coaching Practice

Are you a coach focusing on one or more of the following areas: life, relationships, sports, business, success, nutrition, peak performance, transformation, holistic, health or spirituality? Appropriate for the seasoned or newer coach, this course helps you gain the knowledge necessary to take a coaching practice to the next level. In this program, you will learn the skills that Jon Satin and Chris Pattay, The Possibility Coaches™, have mastered over the last 14 years, to create a successful, flourishing international coaching practice.


Jon and Chris will teach you how to grow your practice ensuring that it is in alignment with your personal style and talents, and to understand how your personal growth directly affects your coaching. Identify your “blind-spots” and eliminate self-limiting fears and be a more powerful and impactful coach!

In this course you will:

  • Become a more confident and courageous coach
  • Learn how to demonstrate your unique value as a coach
  • Increase sign-up ratios
  • Treat your coaching practice as a prosperous business
  • Provide a memorable coaching experience filled with relatability, authenticity and solutions

Course #
PRD 240 001

Class Meetings

  • Wednesday, October 5, 2016, 7-8:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 12, 2016, 7-8:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 7-8:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 7-8:30 p.m.

Location
Delaware Valley University

Tuition
$225

Instructor
Jon Satin and Chris Pattay – The Possibility Coaches

Jon Satin, MBA and Chris Pattay, BBA are success and transformational coaches, business consultants, seminar facilitators, published authors, and entrepreneurs.  Since founding Possibility Coaches in 2002, they have been actively exploring the human experience and condition, empowering individuals and business owners worldwide to live a life of meaning, passion and purpose. Learn more about Jon and Chris, read their blog and follow them on social media.

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Creating Great Photographs with your Mobile Device

Learn how to create memorable photographs and video that you are proud to share using a cell phone, tablet or other digital device. Make photography fun for you and your family and friends. Learn basic creative composition, lighting, editing and backing up your photos. Learn how to share your photography with others. This course is intended for beginners and individuals looking to improve their basic photography skills, however, all levels are welcome.

An optional walking tour will be held Saturday, September 20 in the morning.

Course #
PRD 754 001

Class Meetings

  • Look for another session coming soon! (last offered fall 2014)

Location
Delaware Valley College, Main Campus

Tuition
$99

Instructor
Bud James

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Farmers Market: Becoming a Vendor

Does your weekend routine include a trip to the local farmers market for tasty treats, fresh fruit and vibrant vegetables of all sorts? Supporting local artisans is good for the community and the soul.

If you’ve dreamt about selling the crafts and home-grown produce your friends rave about at the local market, this course can help you get started. Or you are a farmer who would like to expand your marketing opportunities, here is your chance to enhance your entrepreneurial skills.

This three-day course provides a detailed look at the business of farmers markets, helps you decide if it’s right for you, and learn what it takes to become a successful farmers market vendor.

Learning Objective
At the end of the course students should be able to:

  • Identify and describe the current landscape of farmers markets in the Philadelphia five-county geographic.
  • Summarize the economic impact of farmers markets
  • Describe the vendor mix
  • Attend local farmers market with “vendor lenses”
  • Determine whether a farmers market is the right place to start or grow their business

An optional class visit to the Doylestown Farmers Market is scheduled for Saturday, October 1.

Course #
PRD 160 001

Class Meetings

  • Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 6-8:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, September 29, 2016, 6-8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 1, 2016, TBD

Location
Delaware Valley University

Tuition
$79

Instructor
Charisse R. McGill

Charisse R. McGill coordinates day-to-day market operations including on-site staffing, the SNAP program oversight, market budget projections, expenditures authorization, newsletter distribution, social media management, the market information table coordination and staffing. Additionally, she handles vendor relations, strategic marketing, committee activities and monthly board reports. McGill has been asked to speak on the topic of the local food economy on various platforms and in November 2015, was appointed to the Pennsylvania Farmers' Market Manager Advisory Committee by the Penn State Cooperative Extension.

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Fly Fishing Basics

According to many accomplished fly fisherman, the beginner needs four main skill areas: entomology, hydrology, presentation and casting. An understanding of insects relative to the aquatic environment will be reviewed.  Students will learn about the equipment used in fly fishing. The discussion will demonstrate the proper way to rig a fly rod in order to be successful employing the four presentation methods. Students will learn about rods, reels, lines, leaders and tippets. Students will use their equipment and practice their casting on Lake Archer. The goal of this introductory fly fishing course is to deliver a fun, educational adventure.

Course #
PRD 550 001

Class Meetings

  • Thursday, May 19, 2016, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 24, 2016, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 26, 2016, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Location
Delaware Valley University, Main Campus, Lake Archer

Equipment Needs

Students should have a rod, reel, line, leader and tippet rig ready for maximum learning.

See Diane at Dave's in Danboro for a nice Orvis package. See Eddie at Angler's Pro Shop in Souderton for a nice Sage starter kit. Students would benefit most from a 5 weight either a 9-foot or 8.5-foot rod. If they already have equipment, a 4 weight or 6 weight outfit would serve them well too.

Tuition
$65

Instructor
Jack Walsh

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French Immersion for Travelers

An enjoyable introduction to French for anyone planning a visit to France or a French-speaking country. Nothing makes travel more memorable or special than speaking with citizens of another country in their native language. The course is also for students who studied French in high school or college and are looking for a stress-free way to reacquaint with the language, as well as for the curious who "always wanted to learn French," but aren’t quite sure how to get started. You found the right place here.  Allez-y… c'est amusant!  Come on… it's fun!

Course #
PRD 786 001

Class Meetings

  • Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, February 16, 2016, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Location
Delaware Valley University, Main Campus, Allman 102

Tuition
$120

Instructor
Bob Gordon

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I Want a Fun Funeral

Just as you only live once, you only die once! Contemplating your own funeral is not for the faint of heart, but getting some thoughts down on paper and into the hands of a trusted love one can be the best move you never considered making before. In this fun and lively workshop, you’ll get an easy-to-complete packet that includes everything that needs to be decided. With humor, support, and discussion, a dreaded task becomes not only easy, but creative and meaningful. It’s a huge gift for your family, and there are so many more and interesting options for funerals than ever before. Come learn about them and plan yourself an awesome farewell, and have fun in the process.

Course #
PRD 860 001

Class Meetings

  • Look for another session coming soon! (last offered spring 2015)

Location
Delaware Valley University, Main Campus

Tuition
$25

Instructor
Kyle Tevlin

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