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North County Job Related Programs

Job Related Programs

Classes are designed for all levels of employment. Brush up on your public speaking skills, learn how to handle angry customers, or how to manage different generations in the workplace. Classes are taught by experienced instructors and consultants that are practical and can be put to use immediately.

Safety and License Prep

Barrier Precautions

#6305: Feb. 25 (W), 1-4 p.m., NCTC 115, $30
#6306: Apr. 22 (W), 1-4 p.m., NCTC 115, $30

New York State law requires that persons licensed in identified health professions who practice in NYS must complete approved course work or training regarding infection control every four years to meet their licensing requirements.

OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Standards

#6320: Mar. 16 & 17 (M/T), 9 a.m.-3 p.m., NCTC 115, $170

The 10-hour General Industry Outreach Training Program is intended to provide entry-level general industry workers broad awareness on recognizing and preventing hazards on a general industry site. The training covers a variety of safety and health hazards which a worker may encounter at a general industry site. OSHA recommends this training as an orientation to occupational safety and health. Workers must receive additional training on hazards specific to their job. Lunch is included in the price.

Notary Public

#6319: Mar. 25 (W), 5-8 p.m., NCTC 115, $80

This seminar prepares individuals for the NYS test and provides a comprehensive view of the notary public office. Confusing laws, concepts, and procedures are clarified in plain English. Examples are provided to illuminate situations that the officer is likely to encounter such as avoiding conflicts of interest, maintaining professional ethics and much more. Tuition includes text.

Entrepreneurship

Crowdfunding for Your Small Business

#6508: Feb. 11 (W), 10 a.m.-noon, NCTC 119, $10

More and more entrepreneurs are looking at alternatives to loans for funding the start-up or expansion of their business. Participants will learn how to manage and promote an online funding campaign.

Business Basics Workshop

#6505: Feb. 18 (W), 10 a.m.-noon, NCTC 119, $20

Do you have a dream to begin and be successful in your own business? Help is available! This two-hour class will give you some essential information and guidance. Learn about available resources. Start with tips to evaluate the feasibility of your idea and explore financing options, marketing, record keeping and more!

Blueprint Reading

#6321: Feb. 19-Mar. 19 (R), 6-9 p.m., NCTC 115, $229

Learn the basic principles of blueprint reading. Topics include: line types, projections, tolerances, different views of the part, and how to interpret the blueprints so that you understand what the designer was trying to convey. This course would be helpful for anyone entering the manufacturing or construction fields. Cost includes textbook.

Selling Your Food Product

#6509: Mar. 11 (W), 10 a.m.-noon, NCTC 119, $10

There is a thriving new food economy that focuses on alternatives to grocery stores. Participants will learn to sell direct to consumers as well as retailers.

Surety Bonding for Contractors

#6507: Mar. 18-Apr. 22 (W), 12-4 p.m., NCTC 119, $50

If you are a contractor wanting to expand your business, this program is for you. Professionals from the industry will present many “need to know” topics that a contractor should have in their business. Meet many professionals, hear their advice, and advance your business to a higher level of operation.

Running a Great Farmers' Market Booth

#6510: Apr. 8 (W), 10 a.m.-noon, NCTC 119, $10

Farmers’ markets offer opportunities to provide weekly income and launch into a larger marketplace. Attendees will learn to set up an effective display and develop great customer service and selling techniques.

Pre-Collegiate Prep

Pre-Collegiate Math I

#6455: Feb. 23-Mar. 27 (M/W/F), 10 a.m.-noon, NCTC 115, $59

Mathematical problems can be confusing and scary if you don't know how to complete them properly. Increase your understanding of basic math concepts and operations. Your newly developed math skills will help build your confidence, prepare you for an entry-level college math course, or may even advance your career development.

Pre-Collegiate Math II

#6456: Apr. 13-May 15 (M/W/F), 10 a.m.-noon, NCTC 115, $59

The mathematical skills that you developed in Level I has prepared you for this next level. You will learn how to solve higher-level math problems than you ever thought possible. Students who successfully complete this class will have developed skills to test higher in the JCC placement test.