Licensing/Certification/Accreditation

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Programs that authorize the practice of a profession or the operation of a business or community facility after determining that established standards have been met. Activities usually include establishment of standards; review of applications; preparation and administration of examinations; issuance or denial of licenses, certificates or accreditation papers; enforcement of compliance with standards through inspection and monitoring; and revocation of licenses or disciplinary action in cases of noncompliance.

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AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR QUALITY-LONG ISLANDProvides continuing education and opportunities to network for businesses looking to improve the quality of their products and delivery of services. Covers a broad range of industries including education, government, manufacturing, health care, engineering and financial services.NassauAMERICAN SOCIETY FOR QUALITY-LONG ISLANDAMERICAN SOCIETY FOR QUALITY-LONG ISLAND
APPEARANCE ENHANCEMENT PROGRAMSOffers courses in Cosmetology, Barbering, Nail Technician, Waxing and Esthetician. The cosmetology program offers a program to prepare students for the New York State Board Exams as you develop hair styling, cutting, coloring and chemical techniques in addition to make-up and skin care and nail technology. The Barbering Program is the first step to a successful career. Cutting and styling techniques, shaving and beard designs, shampoos, rinses and conditioning treatments are just a few of the skills you will learn from our professional Barbering instructor in a state-of-the-art facility. Throughout the program, you will be provided with valuable experience working with visiting clients in our student clinic. Successful completion of the program will prepare you to take the New York State Licensing exam. With the Esthetician program you will acquire the knowledge and skills to perform various facial and skin treatments to improve and maintain healthy skin. Our instructor is an industry leader who will prepare you to take the New York State licensing exam so you can start your career working as a professional esthetician in a spa, laser clinic, plastic surgeons office, vacation resort, cruise ship or salon. In just 7 months you can begin a career as a Nail Technician. Curriculum for this licensing program covers all phases of manicures, pedicures, artificial nail applications, nail art, and all other sanitation and sterilization procedures. Students in ESOL and TASC™ courses are welcome. The Waxing program is a 75-hour New York State licensed class which will prepare you for a career in face and body waxing. The course will include state laws and professional requirements, physiology and histology of the skin, disorders and diseases, bacteriology, sanitation and disinfection and the removal of superfluous hair. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to take the New York State written and practical exams and obtain the New York State specialty license in Waxing. Additional course offerings include: Cosmetology Make-up Hours; Preparation for the New York State Licensing Cosmetology Exam; Airbrush Make-up; Advanced Hairstyling for the Licensed Cosmetologist; Eyelash Extensions; Laser Hair Removal and Skin Care And Make-Up Academy.BOCES also offers Salon Services: all hair, skin, facial, waxing, manicure and Barber shop at reasonable prices (Oct-Jun). Services are offered at various locations. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkAPPEARANCE ENHANCEMENT PROGRAMSEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
AUTOMOTIVE/MOTORCYCLE/BICYCLEOffers courses in: Auto Body Repair, Auto Body Refinishing, Auto Mechanics I & II, Auto Restoration, Automobile Service Consultant/Service Writer, Automotive Technician Training Program-Full Time (call 631-261-3863 for pre-entrance interview, requirements, financial aid and more information), Motorcycle Maintenance and Bicycle Maintenance Intro. Classes vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkAUTOMOTIVE/MOTORCYCLE/BICYCLEWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
AVIATION MAINTENANCE TECHNOLOGYOffers a FAA-approved program which provides the hands-on experience to service, repair and overhaul reciprocating engines, turbine engines, aircraft components, powerplant control systems, instrumentation, and aircraft structure. To prepare for both the Airframe and Powerplant certification, students must complete five semesters (total of 1,910 hours). Semesters begin Aug., Jan. and May. The program is offered at our Aviation Facility at Republic Airport in Farmingdale. Tuition includes tool bag/tools, oral and practical testing for the Designated Mechanic's Exam (DME). Students must supply standard work shirt or dark tee shirt, work pants and standard work boots to be worn in the hangar. FAA exams (3) extra: $150 each. Before being admitted into the AMT program, prospective students must take the TABE Survey (Test of Adult Basic Education), receive a successful score and meet with administration to determine eligibility into the program. Financial aid is available to those who qualify. Call 631-752-1957 for more information and to tour the facility.SuffolkAVIATION MAINTENANCE TECHNOLOGYWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
COMPUTER COURSESOffers computer courses in: Introduction To Computing; Basic Keyboarding And Computer Skills; Computer Orientation And Windows; Introduction To Microsoft Office; Introduction To Computers For The Returning Student; Introduction To Microsoft Word – Part I; Introduction To Microsoft Word – Part II; Advanced Microsoft Word; Introduction To Microsoft Excel; Intermediate Microsoft Excel; Advanced Microsoft Excel; Introduction To Microsoft Access; Intermediate Microsoft Access; Introduction To Powerpoint; Intermediate Powerpoint; Introduction To Adobe Photoshop; Intermediate Adobe Photoshop; Introduction To Adobe Illustrator; Introduction To Adobe InDesign CS; Introduction To Adobe Lightroom; Web Page Design With Html; Intermediate Web Page Design With Html; Introduction To Javascript; Fundamentals Of Xml Programming; Programming With Asp.Net For Web Applications; Fundamentals Of Web Development Using Html & CSS; Blogging 101; Introduction To Quickbooks; Intermediate Quickbooks and Java Programming Basics. Courses vary each semester and are held at various locations. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkCOMPUTER COURSESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
COURT REPORTING AT COMMACK CAMPUSProvides students with the skills needed for the court reporting profession where rapid, accurate conversion of text is needed. This program is a 65 credit program. Call for further information.SuffolkCOURT REPORTING AT COMMACK CAMPUSLONG ISLAND BUSINESS INSTITUTE
ENGINEERING: PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR ENGINEERSOffers courses that meet the continuing education requirements in New York State for professional engineers. NYIT is approved by the New York State Education Department to sponsor mandatory continuing education for professional engineers seeking license renewal. Course offerings include: Fallingwater: The Most Beautiful House in the World; Audubon House; Bridging the Hudson; Design Outlaws: Inventing the Future; Levittown USA: Birthplace of Suburbia; Rockefeller Center; Boeing 747; Unisphere: Biggest World on Earth; Gateway Arch Structure; Lady Liberty’s centennial Restoration; White House Redux: the Gut Renovation of the Executive Mansion; Tennessee Valley Authority; Truth Against the World: The Life and Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright; Pennsylvania Turnpike: Road of Tomorrow; Sydney Opera House: On the Edge of the Possible; Rockefeller Center: City within a City; The Woolworth Building: At Home in the Clouds; Pennsylvania Station; Presidents on the Rocks: The Making of Mount Rushmore; Audubon House: From Here to Sustainability; Light Gauge Metal Framing: The Sustainable Alternative; Frank Lloyd Wright’s Masterpiece: The S.C. Johnson Wax Administration Building; AUTOBAHN: Das Road; Maginot Line: Triumph of Military Engineering; Boeing 747-100: The Plane That Changed the World; Going Up! Going Down! A History of the Otis Elevator Company; Penn Station: Fall from Grace; Woolworth Building: Cathedral in the Clouds; Town and Country: A Garden City for America; Gateway Arch: Monument to a Dream; Expanded Blueprint Reading; Solar PV and Thermal Essentials; Blueprint Reading and Universal Design: Accessible and Usable Buildings. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauENGINEERING: PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR ENGINEERSNEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
FLUSHING CAMPUSProvides the foundation for careers in accounting, business management, court reporting, office technology, and medical office. Full and part time schedules are available with both day and evening classes offered.FLUSHING CAMPUSLONG ISLAND BUSINESS INSTITUTE
HEALTH CARE CONSULTANT/MAT TRAININGOffers child care providers, over the age of 18 and licensed or registered by New York State Office of Children and Family Services, the MAT (Medication Administration Training) certifying child care providers to administer medication to children in their programs. Also offers parents and child care providers health care consults with RN's on any issue regarding MAT and non-MAT Health Care Programs. Will conduct site visits to ensure compliance with state child care regulations and act as resources for child care providers.SuffolkHEALTH CARE CONSULTANT/MAT TRAININGCHILD CARE COUNCIL OF SUFFOLK, INC.
HEALTH CAREERSOffers full and part-time Health Career Programs to help adult students to prepare for many employment opportunities in health care. Programs include Practical Nursing, Surgical Technology, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Nurse Assisting, Pharmacy Technician, Medical Assisting and Pharmacy Therapy Aide. Supervised clinical experience is provided at local hospitals, long-term care facilities, imaging centers and medical offices. Graduates of the Health Career programs are eligible to sit for state and national examinations which provide successful candidates with a license/certification in the corresponding field of study.SuffolkHEALTH CAREERSWESTERN SUFFOLK BOCES CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
IMAGING TECHNOLOGIESOffers two programs Computed Tomography (CT) Cross Training: Registry Prep And Review And Magnetic Resonance Imaging Program: Registry Prep And Review. The goal of the Computed Tomography (CT) Cross Training: Registry Prep And Review is to prepare Radiologic Technologists, Nuclear Medicine Technologists and Radiation Therapy Technologists to sit for and pass the ARRT exam in Computed Tomography. Course curricula and clinical competency follow the guidelines established by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. The curriculum also corresponds with all of the requirements set forth by the NMTCB for their CT specific exam. Comprehensive didactic instruction includes, but is not limited to: patient care and safety, CT physics, systems operations and instrumentation, cross-sectional anatomy/data acquisition, image display and post processing of all imaging procedures, quality control, informatics, contrast media and administration along with intensive examination. Students are required to pass the program with a minimum of a 75% grade point average and will receive the ASRT approved 72 hours of CEU credits if they attend the entire didactic program. Attendance is mandatory for CEU credits. To qualify and complete all of the board requirements, Students will be required to meet all supervised clinical competency standards (at participating facilities or at your own place of employment) to be eligible for the ARRT and NMTCB exam. These clinical requirements can be achieved in concert and after the didactic course. Upon completion of the didactic and clinical components of the program, participants will be signed off to qualify to sit for the advanced level examination in CT offered by the ARRT and/or NMTCB. The goal of the Magnetic Resonance Imaging Program: Registry Prep And Review program is to prepare Radiologic Technologists, Nuclear Medicine Technologists, Radiation Therapy Technologists and other Licensed Imaging Technologists to sit for and pass the ARRT exam in Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Course curricula and clinical competency (at your place of employment or clinical affiliate) follow the guidelines established by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Course Objective – The objective of this ASRT approved 87.5 CEU Category A credit course is to prepare certified technologists for the successful completion of the post primary examination in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI). The curriculum has been developed to provide the student with the cognitive skills necessary for entry-level technologists to practice in the field of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Part I of the course will include: Basic Physics of Magnetism, Image Formation, Pulse Sequences, and Equipment operations. Part II of the course will include: Patient care, MRI safety, Crosssectional anatomy, data acquisition, image display and post processing of all imaging procedures, quality control, informatics, contrast media, and MRI Artifacts. Students are required to pass the program with a minimum of a 75% grade point average and will receive the ASRT approved 87.5 CEU credits if they attend the entire didactic program. Attendance is mandatory for CEU credits. To qualify and complete all of the board requirements, Students will be required to meet all supervised clinical competency standards (at participating facilities or at your own place of employment) to be eligible for the ARRT exam. These clinical requirements can be achieved in concert or after the didactic course. Please call 516-323-3558 or email conted@molloy.edu or visit us online at: www.molloy.edu/ce/ct for an application for admission and further information on the application and registration process.NassauIMAGING TECHNOLOGIESMOLLOY COLLEGE-DIVISION OF CONTINUING EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
INTENSIVE TEACHER INSTITUTE IN BILINGUAL SPECIAL EDUCATION (ITI-BSE)Offers a state-funded program that provides tuition assistance for 15 credits for bilingual education extension or Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) certification coursework for special education teachers, teachers of students with speech and language disabilities, and pupil personnel professionals who are currently working in New York approved preschool or public school Bilingual Education or English as a New Language (ENL) programs. The ITI-BSE Program also provides tuition assistance support to bilingual teaching assistants working in special education settings Call for more detailed information.SuffolkINTENSIVE TEACHER INSTITUTE IN BILINGUAL SPECIAL EDUCATION (ITI-BSE)EASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES GRANTS AND SPECIALLY FUNDED PROGRAMS
LICENSINGLicenses over 800,000 individuals including real estate brokers, notaries, private investigators, and appearance enhancement professionals. Through its licensing and business filing capacities the division promotes business growth while protecting the health, safety, and welfare of all New Yorkers.LICENSINGNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF STATE
NURSE ASSISTINGOffers a program to prepare students to begin their nursing career as a nurse assistant. The program covers basic procedures in bedside nursing care, theory, medical ethics, and clinical supervision in a local health facility. Students who successfully complete this program will be eligible to take the Nurse Aide Evaluation Examination which qualifies students for a listing in the NYS registry. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkNURSE ASSISTINGWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
ONLINE COURSESOffers online classes in cooperation with Ed2Go: short, individual, instructor-led courses. Instructor-Led Courses are for those students who are looking for professional development or personal enrichment, these six-week online courses are the perfect way to learn a new skill or enhance your existing ones. You'll spend roughly two to four hours each week completing two engaging lessons in an enjoyable, interactive learning environment. Expert instructors develop and lead every course, and you'll be able to interact with them and with fellow students in lively online discussion areas. Course are offered in: Accounting Fundamentals; Accounting Software; Arts & History; Career Builders; College Readiness; Computer Basics & Windows; CompTIA A+, Network+ & Security+; Creative Writing; Digital Photography; English-As-A-Second Language; Financial Accounting For Non-Financial Managers; Grant Writing; Healthcare; Investments; Instant Italian; Job Search; Jump Start Your Career With LinkedIn; Languages; Leadership Skills; Legal; Management Skills; MS Access, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher & Word; MS Project; Networking & Wireless; Nonprofit Management; Nutrition; Parenting; Personal Finance; Project Management; Publishing; Quick Books; Sales & Marketing; Spanish for the Healthcare Provider; Speed Spanish; Start Your Own Business; Test Preparation (GED, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, Praxis); Teacher Professional Development; Web Design, Graphics & Animation and Writing. For further information on these courses, including course descriptions and tuition rates, please click on the area or visit us at: www.ed2go.com/molloy, email us at conted@molloy.edu or call at 516-323-3550.NassauONLINE COURSESMOLLOY COLLEGE-DIVISION OF CONTINUING EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
PERSONAL TRAINEROffers a course that will help prepare you to take the Personal Trainer Certification exam from the International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA). Learn basic exercise science, nutrition, fitness assessment, exercise programming, instructional and spotting techniques. Study anatomy, kinesiology, injury prevention, supplementation and nutrition and all aspects of weight and strength training as you prepare for employment as a personal trainer in a gym or fitness center or as a consultant for your own business. You’ll gain first hand experience in Tech’s new fitness center where you’ll learn to apply your coursework to sound health and fitness programming on state-of-the-art exercise equipment. Certification exam administered by ISSA, CPR required for certification. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkPERSONAL TRAINERWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
PRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAMOffers a Practical Nursing Program that is located at the Adult Education Center in Brentwood. Successful completion of this program entitles one to apply to take the New York State Practical Nursing Licensing Examination. The Eastern Suffolk BOCES School of Practical Nursing offers full-time day program which meets September through August, M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. A part-time evening program which meets September through June, M-Th from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. and the following September, M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Although not required for admission, it is recommended that candidates take the Prep Course for the Nurse Entrance Exam. This course is designed for prospective candidates seeking admission in the Practical Nursing Program. Candidates may apply for financial aid after acceptance into the program. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkPRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAMEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
PRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAMOffers students the opportunity to learn the skills and knowledge necessary to be a valuable member of today’s health care team. The School of Practical Nursing helps prepare you for licensing as a practical nurse. In addition, for those planning to pursue further nursing education, Tech is affiliated with RN programs at SUNY Farmingdale, Adelphi, Molloy, NYIT and Helene Fuld College. The program is approved by the NYS Education Department. The low ratio of students to faculty allows many opportunities for individualized classroom instruction, as well as excellent clinical experience at hospitals and health care facilities. Tuition includes stethoscope and surgical scissors. Call for more detailed information regarding prerequisites, fees and additional costs. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.SuffolkPRACTICAL NURSING PROGRAMWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
REGISTRATION AND INSPECTION SERVICESInspects and registers New York State Office of Children and Family Services family day care and school age child care programs. Provides technical assistance and ongoing monitoring of programs to ensure compliance with state regulations.SuffolkREGISTRATION AND INSPECTION SERVICESCHILD CARE COUNCIL OF SUFFOLK, INC.

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