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    Public postsecondary educational institutions, commonly organized into two-year programs, which offer instruction that has been adapted in content, level and schedule to meet the needs of the community in which they are located. Community colleges (also known as junior colleges) generally offer a comprehensive curriculum which includes basic liberal arts and sciences with transfer, occupational, general education and adult education components. The program awards an Associates in Arts (A.A.) certificate to those who successfully complete the requirements.

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    3D PRINTING/DRONESOffers courses for 3D printing and Introduction to Drones. Sample course offerings include: Primer On 3D Printing with Focus on Classroom Integration and Introduction & Commercial Aspects of Drones, Unmanned Aircraft Systems. Call for more detailed information. Nassau3D PRINTING/DRONESNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    ACCOUNTING CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a program designed specifically for individuals who are currently employed and who will enroll as part-time students over a period of at least four semesters. The curriculum includes four standard collegiate accounting courses which must be taken in sequence. Students who wish to continue their studies after completing this program will find that all courses are acceptable toward the A.S. and A.A.S degrees in accounting.SuffolkACCOUNTING CERTIFICATE PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    ADMINISTRATIVE BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY-ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate in Administrative Business Technology - Administrative Support. This curriculum provides students with a broad conceptual framework in office automation and information systems combined with a strong learning experience in communication skills, management, keyboarding, and computer applications. This program includes an up-to-date curriculum that incorporates word processing, spreadsheets, database applications, desktop publishing, web page formatting, and e-commerce. Call for more detailed information regarding the certificate program.NassauADMINISTRATIVE BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY-ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    ADMINISTRATIVE BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY-LEGAL CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in Administrative Business Technology-Legal. The legal option offers students the opportunity to acquire computer skills, legal procedures skills and to learn about the Federal and New York State Court Systems. The legal curriculum concentrates on the areas of civil litigation, wills and probates, and real estate. Graduates are qualified to work in law firms, which are engaged in general or specialized practice, or in legal departments of large corporations, civil service, insurance companies, law publishers, or the courts. During their final semester, all students participate in a legal internship program. Students intern in law firms, the Nassau County District Attorney's office, the Probation Department, or the Courts. Call for more detailed information regarding the certificate program.NassauADMINISTRATIVE BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY-LEGAL CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    ADMINISTRATIVE BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY-MEDICAL CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in Administrative Business Technology-Medical. The medical curriculum offers students the opportunity to acquire skills necessary to seek employment in doctors' offices, hospitals, research institutions, insurance and pharmaceutical companies, and other health facilities. Students take courses in medical terminology, medical transcription, medical coding, medical billing, and medical office procedures. During the final semester, all students participate in a medical internship program. Call for more detailed information regarding the certificate program.NassauADMINISTRATIVE BUSINESS TECHNOLOGY-MEDICAL CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    AMMERMAN CAMPUSSituated on 156 wooded acres in Selden, is the oldest of the three SCCC campuses with an enrollment of over 14,000 students. It offers a wide array of programs in the liberal arts and sciences, visual and performing arts, engineering and computer sciences, as well as technological training in electronics, telecommunications, computers, drafting and construction. A new state-of-the-art automotive training facility houses the Automotive Service Specialist program. Nursing, Physical Therapist Assistant, Human Services and American Sign Language are among some of the highly regarded health career programs that offer students clinical training. A fully equipped campus studio provides hands-on experience for the Radio and Television Production students, and Fitness Specialist majors work with the most up-to-date exercise training equipment. The campus also features a full spectrum of programs in business, accounting and paralegal studies with opportunities for credit-bearing internships.SuffolkAMMERMAN CAMPUSSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    ART AND DESIGNOffers courses in: Drawing for Beginner and Intermediate Levels; Acrylic Painting; Beginning Crocheting; Intermediate Crocheting; Paint With Acrylics and Watercolor Painting. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauART AND DESIGNNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    ART GALLERIESBrings outstanding local and nationally known artists and their work to the college in order to enrich the experiences of students, faculty, and the surrounding communities. The galleries also serve as a venue for the exhibition of artwork done by Suffolk's students and faculty. Receptions and lectures are usually held in conjunction with most exhibits, all of which are free and open to the public. Check the Calendar of Events for upcoming art exhibits. Galleries include the Maurice N. Flecker Memorial Gallery located on the Ammerman Campus, The Lyceum Gallery located on the Eastern Campus and Gallery West located on the Grant Campus. Call for detailed information regarding each gallery.SuffolkART GALLERIESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    AUTOMOTIVEOffers courses in: Introduction to Automotive Oscilloscope Diagnostics; Introduction to Specialized Automotive Electronics Training; Automotive Electronic Schematics and Vehicle Accessory Diagnostics; Hands-On Lab Scope Skills Development; 21st Century Brake Service and Introduction to Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) Maintenance and Repair. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information. SuffolkAUTOMOTIVESUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    AUTOMOTIVE MAINTENANCE AND LIGHT REPAIR (MLR) CERTIFICATEOffers a one-year program that prepares students as entry level automotive technicians for positions in independent repair shops, dealerships and franchise automotive facilities. This program covers the entry level tasks and knowledge required to succeed in the workplace. Students who successfully complete the Automotive and Light Repair certificate program will be able to apply the credits to Suffolk County Community College’s Automotive Service Specialist, A.A.S. degree program. Students interested in applying to the A.A.S. degree program should strongly consider taking academic coursework in addition to the MLR required courses. All students applying to the Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair certificate program will be required to attend a mandatory program information session. Students in the Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair program will be required to have a valid driver’s license; violations resulting in points on a driver’s license abstract may impact a student’s ability to complete program cooperative course requirements. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkAUTOMOTIVE MAINTENANCE AND LIGHT REPAIR (MLR) CERTIFICATESUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    BASIC SKILLSOffers basic skills classes. Course offerings include: Foundations for College Success; A Grammar Refresher; Overcome Your Fear of Public Speaking; Study Skills; Time Management; Improving Your Writing Skills and Introduction to Math for Everyday life. Courses vary each semester and are located at various locations. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkBASIC SKILLSSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in Business Administration. This program provides students with the necessary skills for immediate entry into today's business world. Most courses in the program can be applied toward the A.S. degree in Business Administration or the A.A.S. degree in Marketing. Sample course offerings include: Accounting I; Principles of Management; Principles of Macroeconomics; Business Law I; Introduction to Statistics; Accounting II; Interpersonal Communications; Public Speaking; Business Computing: Concepts and Applications and Introduction to Marketing. Call for more detailed information.NassauBUSINESS ADMINISTRATION CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    BUSINESS MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a program designed primarily for the individual who currently holds a middle management position in business and who has had little or no college-level education in related subject areas. This program is also useful to those individuals who aspire to managerial positions and wish to acquire some of the essential qualifications through formal study. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkBUSINESS MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    BUSINESS: RETAIL MARKETING AND MANAGEMENT / CERTIFICATE Offers a certificate program that is designed for those seeking a position in the field of retailing, as well as those currently employed in a retailing capacity who may need to acquire specific retailing background and skills. The certificate concept allows the student to accomplish this goal in the shortest passage of time, while providing the student with employable skills. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkBUSINESS: RETAIL MARKETING AND MANAGEMENT / CERTIFICATE SUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    BUSINESS SKILLSOffers business skills courses such as: Medical Billing/Invoicing; ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding; Dare to Be Powerful: Influential Assertive Communication Training for Business; Conflict Management: Make Your Anger Work For You, Not Against You!; Small Business Accounting and Record Keeping; Advanced ICD-10/CPT Coding; Current Procedural Terminology Coding; Resume Writing And Effective Strategies To Assist In The Job Search Process; Practical Guide For A New Investor and Small Business Branding And Marketing. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauBUSINESS SKILLSNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    CENTER FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE AND HUMAN UNDERSTANDINGThe mission of the Center is to educate our community on historical events, and to promote issues of social justice and respect for human dignity through educational programming. Our vision is of a world in which each person can live in peaceful coexistence and pursue a life in freedom and dignity, and in which our citizens reflect upon their moral responsibilities. In addition to programs and events, we offer tours of our Holocaust museum which houses the largest collection of Holocaust artifacts in the region. The CSJHU office and Gallery are located in the Huntington Library on the College’s Ammerman Campus in Selden, NY. Hours of Operation; Monday through Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. when classes are in session. The collection features rare artifacts, memoirs, documents and photographs that are interpreted and presented in permanent and traveling exhibits. Guided tours are available for classes and groups. The Center’s staff also arranges diversity and intercultural programs that focus on social justice issues and promote themes of coexistence, tolerance, and respect for differences.SuffolkCENTER FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE AND HUMAN UNDERSTANDINGSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANTOffers the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program, in partnership with the VEEB School of Nursing. Students will learn patient care techniques such as grooming, feeding, transporting and administering treatments as well as how to document patients’ vital signs and symptoms. Course topics include: anatomy, physiology, nutrition, infection control, and legal and ethical policies. CNAs can work in a variety of settings including hospitals, nursing homes, adult day cares and assisted living facilities. This course prepares students to provide nursing care to the elderly and those with cognitive and mental disabilities. Students must complete the full 120 hours of training (90 classroom/lab hours and 30 clinical rotation hours) to sit for the New York State certifying exam. Clinical rotations will be conducted at a local nursing home and students must arrange their own transportation to the nursing home on the Saturday sessions scheduled for clinical rotations. Call for more detailed information.NassauCERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANTNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    COMPUTER CLASSESOffers computer classes in: Computers for Beginners; Advanced: Microsoft Word 2016 For Windows; How To Declutter Your Digital Life; Microsoft Outlook 2016 For Beginners; Introduction: Microsoft Word 2016 For Windows; Intermediate: Microsoft Word 2016 For Windows; Introduction: Microsoft Excel 2016 For Windows; Intermediate: Microsoft Excel 2016 For Windows; Advanced: Microsoft Excel 2016 For Windows; Microsoft Excel 2016 For Windows: Formulas And Charts in Excel I & II; Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 for Windows; Intermediate: Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 for Windows; Introduction: Microsoft Access 2016 for Windows; Intermediate: Microsoft Access 2016 for Windows; Introduction: Microsoft Windows 10; AUTOCAD Introductory Level; Quickbooks Special Features; Introduction To SQL; Computer and Identity Security; Electronic Device Emergency Preparation; Selling Online With Online Auctions And Other Sites; How To Use The Cloud; Welcome To Social Media: Part 1; Introduction To Quickbooks; Data Report Writing; I-Devices And The Mac; Music And Photos On The Mac and Microsoft Outlook 2016 For Beginners. Some of the courses listed above are one day workshops. Call for more detailed information.NassauCOMPUTER CLASSESNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    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
    CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATEOffers a one-year career oriented program which prepares the student for opportunities in construction contracting and management. The coursework prepares students to enter the field as assistant to the project superintendent or manager, estimator, scheduler or inspector. Those individuals already in the field will gain skills and knowledge to further their careers at the safety management, site superintendent and project management levels. The Certificate in Construction Management will also provide graduates of associate degree programs in Architectural or Civil Engineering Technology an opportunity to enhance their education or to focus on management career goals rather than those associated with design. Other professionals in architecture, management and interior design may enroll in the program to understand the building design and construction process, construction budgets, estimates and schedules; enhance computer skills in estimating, scheduling and management software; acquire knowledge of contract documents, building codes and zoning regulations; understand safety issues; and develop skills in management and dispute resolution. Call for more detailed information.NassauCONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    CORPORATE CREDIT PROGRAMSLong Island companies who are committed to providing educational benefits to their employees are turning to Nassau Community College. By partnering with Nassau Community College, companies that offer tuition reimbursement for their employees can obtain high quality education at affordable tuition rates. Nassau Community College is dedicated to providing corporations and businesses with credit and degree-bearing programs for their most valuable resource their employees. Corporate Credit Programs at Nassau offer: Courses on-site, online and on your schedule; tailored academic advisement and admissions processing and over 60 fields of study, including business; health related sciences; liberal arts and sciences; mathematics and computers; engineering technologies; office technologies; and social sciences. Financial aid is available and credits are transferable to other colleges. Corporate Credit Programs has entered into unique partnerships with corporations and labor unions to customize existing programs to meet the needs of their members. If you would like to explore developing a customized corporate credit program, contact the Center for Workforce Development at (516)572-7487.NassauCORPORATE CREDIT PROGRAMSNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    CORPORATE TRAINING CENTERProvides companies with cost effective training solutions that support their goals and objectives, fosters employee potential and growth and improves the overall well being of their business. Success and growth in today's economy are dependent on an organizations ability to attract, hire and retain a highly skilled, motivated and flexible workforce. The Corporate Training Center partners with local business and industry to provide workforce training and development solutions, tailored to meet organizational goals. We work with client companies of all sizes to assess learning needs, discuss training options and determine the best training solutions to achieve their business objectives. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkCORPORATE TRAINING CENTERSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    COURSES TO AID VOCATIONAL PURSUITSOffers courses to assist students in refreshing old skills and acquiring new ones. Course offerings include: Improving Your Presentations Skills; Business Grammar for the Busy Professional; Creative Writing for Fiction and Non-Fiction Writers; The Basics of Supervision; Facilitation Skills; Problem Solving and Team Building; Conflict Management; Management and Leadership; Professional Selling Skills; Going into the Import/Export Business; Introduction To Writing For Children’s Books; Practical And Legal Aspects Of Opening A Small Business; Project Management; Lean Six Sigma; Voice Over and 75-Hour Real Estate Salesperson Course. Courses vary each semester and are held at various locations. Call for details and a brochure. SuffolkCOURSES TO AID VOCATIONAL PURSUITSSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    CREATIVE WRITINGOffers a variety of courses for all interests in creative writing. Sample course offering includes: Expressive Writing. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure. NassauCREATIVE WRITINGNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    CULINARYDesigned courses to provide the best hands-on experience with our skilled chefs. Courses include: Baguettes; Sourdough And Rye Breads; Brioche; Braided Loaves; Halloween Cupcakes; French Macarons and A Unicorn Cake! Call for more detailed information.SuffolkCULINARYSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    CULINARY ARTS/RESTAURANT MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATEDevelops entry-level skills for positions and careers involving the culinary arts and restaurant management. Students acquire the knowledge and competencies required for managerial positions and for career advancement. Full-time students can complete the program in two semesters, thereby accelerating entry into employment situations. The program is appropriate for people who already hold post-secondary degrees, for those who are currently employed in the industry and who would benefit from some specialized training and for those who are interested in acquiring culinary and restaurant management skills but who are not interested in pursuing an academic degree in the field. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkCULINARY ARTS/RESTAURANT MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATESUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    DANCEOffers a variety of dance courses such as: Ballet Movement for Everyone; Rumba And Bolero Dance Moves and Social/ Ballroom Dancing. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauDANCENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    DIETARY MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in Dietary Management. Course offerings include: Food and Beverage Operations; Fundamentals of Food Production; Hospitality Human Resources; Social and Cultural Aspects of Food; Dietary Management; Nutrition Through the Life Cycle; Food Services Cost Analysis; Facilities Planning and Design; Food and Beverage Merchandising; and Dietary Management Field Experience. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauDIETARY MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    DIETARY MANAGERSOffers a 120 hour Dietary Managers Program. This is a two-semester course which trains and educates food service managers. This course has been granted full approval by the Association of Nutrition and Food Service Professionals (ANFP). Graduates are eligible for membership in the ANFP and may take the National Certification Examination for Dietary Managers. Supervisors, cooks and other dietary personnel who have demonstrated leadership potential are eligible to enroll in the program, which is held on alternate Saturdays during the semester. Please contact Andrea Dunkirk at 631-451-4552 to determine your eligibility. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkDIETARY MANAGERSSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    DRAFTING (COMPUTER ASSISTED) CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a one-year area of study that is designed for students who wish to begin a career in computer-assisted drafting and design, update their existing professional skills or continue to earn an A.A.S degree in Construction Technology/Architectural Technology. Emphasis is placed on CAD drawing for architecture, construction, design illustration and presentation. The rapid expansion of computer graphics is creating a multitude of new and exciting career opportunities. Graduates will be prepared for entry-level positions with architectural offices, construction and engineering firms, communication and manufacturing companies and government agencies. The program can also serve as a foundation for further studies in related fields such as animation, game design, technical illustration, product design and multimedia communication. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkDRAFTING (COMPUTER ASSISTED) CERTIFICATE PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    DRIVER AND TRAFFIC SAFETY EDUCATIONOffers driver and traffic safety courses. Course offerings include: Driver and Traffic Safety Education. Those high school students who successfully complete the non-credit, state-certified Driver and Traffic Safety Education course will receive a MV-285 “Student Certificate Completion” issued by the Motor Vehicle Department. Those who receive the “MV-285” will be eligible for a rate reduction in their automobile insurance and a senior license at the age of 17. Courses vary each semester and are held at various locations. Call for details and a brochure. To receive an application, contact the Office of Continuing Education at (631)451-4399.SuffolkDRIVER AND TRAFFIC SAFETY EDUCATIONSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    DRIVER SAFETYOffers courses in Driver Safety. The first course is AARP Driver Safety Program. This course has been developed by the AARP as a community service program for motor vehicle operators 50 and over. Students can save money on auto insurance premiums, deduct violation points from their driving records and get special knowledge about driving and aging which enables them to stay on the road longer. The second course offered is the Alternatives Alcohol and Substance Abuse Education. This is 10 hour OASAS approved alcohol and substance abuse education program appropriate for young adults who have been recommended for the class through school or civil authorities. Participants will review New York State laws and consequences for a variety of offenses. Participants will be educated on the specific consequences of alcohol and other drugs. The course is education based and not intended as a substitute for treatment. Contact (516)572-7699 for eligibility and scheduling. Also offered is Impaired Driver Education Program: www.ncc.edu/idp. Nassau Community College is an approved provider for the Department of Motor Vehicles 16 hour Impaired Driver Program. Classes meet weekday evenings and Saturday mornings in the North Annex at 500 Endo/Lifetime Brands Boulevard, Garden City NY 11530. For motorists with NY state license, registration occurs at your local DMV. For out of state violations or questions contact (516)572-7201. Call for more detailed information regarding each program.NassauDRIVER SAFETYNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    DRONESOffers Introduction to Drones. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information. SuffolkDRONESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    EASTERN CAMPUSSituated on Long Island's rural east end in Riverhead, the gateway to the Hamptons and North Fork vineyards. Enrolling over 4,000 students, it offers a broad range of liberal arts and business courses, and specialized programs in Graphic Design, Dietetic Technology, Culinary Arts, Horticulture and Interior Design. SuffolkEASTERN CAMPUSSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIANOffers a program in partnership with the Nassau County Emergency Medical Services Academy. This program is the approved New York State Department of Health Emergency Medical Technician - Basic (EMT-B) course which will prepare you to become a certified EMT. The EMT is the basic level Emergency Medical Services (EMS) provider associated with an ambulance service or rescue squad. During classroom time, students will complete the American Heart Association CPR course. In addition to classroom training, students must complete a clinical experience of 10 hours in an emergency room of a local hospital, and also complete three on-line classes provided free of charge by FEMA. To qualify for the NYS Department of Health (NYSDOH) certifying exam, students must attend all classes, complete all assignments, have a clear (no felonies) background check and pass the final written exam and practical skills exam. Students who pass the NYS exam will receive Emergency Medical Technician certification from NYSDOH to perform emergency care for and transportation of injured or ill patients. Medical supplies are additional. Student must be 18 years of age by the written exam date. Please contact the Center for Workforce Development at (516)572-7487 for more information about Emergency Medical Technician Program.NassauEMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIANNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    ENERGY CONSTRUCTION, WELDING AND MACHINE OPERATION PROGRAMSOffers courses in Energy Construction, Welding and Machine Operation. Sample course offerings include: BPI Energy Analyst; NABCEP Solar PV Entry Level Certification; OSHA 10 Hour Construction Certification; OSHA 30-Hour Construction Safety Certification; Blueprint Reading for the Construction Trades; Welding; CNC Machine Operator; IPC J-STD-001 Specialist and Mastercam 2019 and Advanced Mastercam 2019. Courses are offered at various times and locations. Call for more detailed information regarding each program.SuffolkENERGY CONSTRUCTION, WELDING AND MACHINE OPERATION PROGRAMSSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    ENGINEERING/OSHAOffers the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam Preparation (Formerly Engineer In Training Exam) Review course which effectively prepares you for the NCEES Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) Other Disciplines exam. This course is designed to provide the student with the knowledge, skills, and confidence to pass the exam. The Review Course will: provide structure for organizing your study; review key engineering concepts; help you diagnose areas for improvement; and, provide opportunities for engagement with an instructor and peers. This course covers all Knowledge Areas of the FE Other Disciplines exam: Chemistry; Dynamics; Electricity, Power and Magnetism; Engineering Economics; Ethics and Professional Practice; Fluid Mechanics and Gas Dynamics; Fluid Mechanics and Dynamics of Liquids; Heat, Mass and Energy Transfer; Instrumentation and Data Acquisition; Materials Science; Mathematics and Advanced Engineering Mathematics; Probability and Statistics; Safety, Health and Environment; Statics; and Strength of Materials. Also offered is the OSHA 510 Occupational Safety And Health Standards For Construction Industry. This course for private sector personnel covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as construction safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA construction standards. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide. You must pass a 50-question closed book exam with a 76% to receive a Certificate of Completion. Call for more detailed information.   NassauENGINEERING/OSHANASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGEOffers a program for adults for whom English is a second language, Suffolk County Community College's English as a Second Language program can change your life. If you want English to: communicate more effectively; earn higher wages; be considered for a promotion and continue your education towards a degree then this is the best English program for you. The ESL non-credit English Program and Intensive English Program at Suffolk County Community College provides high quality English as a Second Language instruction to equip second language learners with the linguistic ability necessary to thrive academically, professionally and socially. Our programs foster strong English language acquisition through creative, yet structured instruction in a positive and welcoming learning environment. Our program has helped many people to develop their English language skills. Students are placed in classes that are tailored to their English ability and each semester they advance through the levels and modules so that they can eventually continue their education at Suffolk County Community College or at another college or university. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGESUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    ENTREPRENEURIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMOffers Entrepreneurial Assistance Program, a 60 hour training program to assist new and existing business owners with the creation of a business strategy. Also offered is Minority & Women Business Enterprise Certification Workshops. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkENTREPRENEURIAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    EXAM PREPARATIONOffers exam preparation courses. Sample course offerings include: Civil Service Preparation; Notary Public Preparation; Preparation for College Math Placement Exams; SAT Preparation Course; NYPD Police Officer Entrance Exam Preparation; Chemistry Review For Biology Students; Preparation For Introductory Science Courses; Math Review For Introductory Science Courses; Preparation For Organic Chemistry and Essential Review For Anatomy & Physiology. Courses vary each semester and are located at various locations. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkEXAM PREPARATIONSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    EXERCISE AND SPORTSOffers a variety of exercise and sports classes. Sample course offerings include: Beginner Yoga; Beginner Kundalini Yoga; Beginner Pilates; Tai Chi Chuan; Tai Chi For Health; Walking Tai Chi; Basic Swimming; Basic Swimming II: Intermediate Swimming; Swimmercize (Note To Students: Swimmercize, is an exercise program geared for fun and fitness. It is not intended to substitute for a medically supervised rehabilitation program.); Aqua Jogging; Aqua Deep Challenge and Full Body Fitness For Women. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauEXERCISE AND SPORTSNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    FILMOffers a variety of courses in film. Sample course offerings include: Make a Film in Four Easy Lessons; Alfred Hitchcock and Film Noir and Comedy Teams. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauFILMNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    FINANCE COURSESProvides objective information and advice to residents on a broad spectrum of financial planning topics for individuals and small businesses. Courses include: Stock, Bond and Mutual Fund Investing and Financial Planning. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkFINANCE COURSESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    FIRE PROTECTION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE PROGRAMProvides a professional education in fire protection technology for those persons interested in pursuing employment in fire protection agencies as well as preparation for persons planning to work in industrial safety or inspection. The individual fire science courses prepare students with the insight and knowledge for varied careers in fire service. Students can earn a certificate upon successfully completing the fire science courses. Most career fire departments require either completion of certificate courses and/or the degree program for promotion inside the department. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkFIRE PROTECTION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    FIRST AIDOffers first aid courses in: Heartsaver CPR/AED-Adult, Child, Infants Course; and Heart Association First Aid. Courses vary each semester. In order to successfully complete CPR courses leading to certification, students must demonstrate adequate CPR skills while kneeling on the floor. If you are currently unable to perform these skills, it is recommended that you postpone such training to a later date. Call for details and a brochure.NassauFIRST AIDNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    FOOD SERVICE TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in Food Service Technology. Course offerings include: Hospitality Management; Facilities Planning and Design; Food and Beverage Operations; Fundamentals of Food Production; Food and Beverage Merchandising; Hospitality Human Resources; Food Services Cost Analysis; Advance Food Preparation Technique;Food and Beverage Operations Research Seminar and Hospitality Internship. These courses are identical to those currently offered in the Restaurant Management Degree Program in Hotel/Restaurant. Credit for them would apply toward the degree should the student elect to continue into the second year and matriculate for the degree. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information. NassauFOOD SERVICE TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    HEALTH AND WELLNESS COURSESOffers non-credit continuing education courses in Self Empowerment and Self Improvement; CPR & First Aid and Exercise and Sports. Sample course offerings include: Stress Management; Mindfulness Through Meditation; Infant and Child CPR; Infant and Child CPR Recertification; Community First Aid and Safety; Standard First Aid and Adult CPR; Standard First Aid Recertification; Adult CPR with AED; Adult CPR Recertification; Golf For Beginners; Yoga; Tai Chi For Everyone; Planning For Life: Seniors Guide To Advocacy and Reiki I Practitioner. Call for more detailed information and a brochure.SuffolkHEALTH AND WELLNESS COURSESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    HEALTH CARE CAREERSOffers health care courses. The health care industry on Long Island is one of the fastest growing sectors. Consider beginning your employment in this sector by training for one of the following entry level positions. Over time, you can advance your career by earning additional credentials and degrees that will also increase your earning level. Sample course offerings include: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT – Basic); Pharmacy Technician; Certified Nursing Assistant; Phlebotomy Technician, Certified Personal Trainer; Dialysis Technician Program and Dental Assisting Program. For more information, contact Center for Workforce Development at 516-572-7487.NassauHEALTH CARE CAREERSNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    HEALTH CLUBSAt the Eastern Campus Health and Wellness Center, we strive to maintain the East End’s largest indoor, heated aquatic facility, a state-of-the-art rock climbing wall and a gym and fitness facility that offers our members an unparalleled wellness environment that is supervised by a well-trained staff. Our health club strives to make our community healthier by giving everyone the opportunity to incorporate fitness into their daily routine. We want our members to relax, get in shape, and have fun in a clean and safe environment. Our staff is dedicated to helping you reach and exceed your fitness goals. Each yearly membership includes the following: 25 Yard/ Multi-Lane Pool; Free Weights; Full Fitness Suite; Rock Climbing Wall and Locker rooms/Showers. At Health Club-Michael J. Grant, we strive to maintain a state-of-the-art gym and fitness facility that offers the clientele diverse, productive and accessible means of exercise and fitness that is supervised by a well-trained staff. We pride ourselves on providing the best of the basics, and that means rows of top-of-the-line equipment to get you in great shape, spacious and clean facilities, TVs by cardio machines, comfortable locker rooms, saunas and a welcoming staff. In addition to our fitness center, we also offer access to our Olympic size swimming pool for both novice and expert swimmers. Each yearly membership includes the following: 25 Meter/ 8 Lane Pool; Water "Aquarobic" classes Monday through Friday at 11 a.m.; Free Weights; Cybex Strength Assisted Lifting Systems; Cybex Cardiovascular Equipment and Locker rooms/Saunas/ Showers. Memberships are available for SCCC full-time and part-time students, Suffolk and Non-Suffolk county residents as well as families and seniors. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkHEALTH CLUBSSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYOffers a program that is developed with support from the U.S. Dept. of Labor Education and Training Administration grant no. HG-29363-16-60-A-36 and does not necessarily reflect the official position of any of the funding agencies named and who also make no guarantees, warranties, or assurances of any kind, express or implied, including any information on linked sites and including, but not limited to, accuracy of the information or its completeness, timeliness, usefulness, adequacy, continued availability, or ownership. Course offerings include: Techhire Health Information Boot Camp and Techhire Health Information Technology. Please contact Andrea Dunkirk in the Office for Continuing Education at 631-451-4552 to arrange for an interview and an admissions assessment to determine your eligibility. SuffolkHEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE:Offers an AHIMA approved coding program. Health Information Technology (HIT) is designed for individuals who are interested in working in the field of medical coding. Instruction includes courses in medical terminology, CPT coding, ICD coding, computer software applications in healthcare, reimbursement methodologies, healthcare data structure and delivery systems, anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, and pharmacology. During the final semester, all students participate in a medical coding Internship program. They intern in hospitals, physicians' offices, ambulatory care centers, and other healthcare facilities. Successful completion of the certificate prepares students to sit for the entry level national coding certification exam CCA (Certified Coding Associate) and provides the educational coursework required for the mastery coding certification exams CCS (Certified Coding Specialist) and CCS-P (Certified Coding Specialist-Physician based). Call for more detailed information.NassauHEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE:NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    HEATING, VENTILATION, AIR CONDITIONING, AND REFRIGERATION (HVAC/R) CERTIFICATE PROGRAMDesigned for individuals who wish to secure employment in the HVAC/R industry as well as for those who are currently employed or seeking to re-enter the workforce. This certificate program gives students the opportunity to complete their course work in a shorter period of time than the degree program, while enabling them to obtain the skills that are fast becoming requirements for employment in an ever-changing industry. The HVAC/R Technology certificate includes some courses offered day or evening and others offered on the weekend. Call for more detailed information.  SuffolkHEATING, VENTILATION, AIR CONDITIONING, AND REFRIGERATION (HVAC/R) CERTIFICATE PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCYOffers classes in High School Equivalency. Course offerings include: TASC Preparation; TASC/HSE Intensive Math and TASC/HSE Intensive Writing. All students must be 18 years of age or older to register for these classes. For additional information, call 631-451-4926. Courses vary each semester and are located at various locations.SuffolkHIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCYSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    HOTEL AND RESORT MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE PROGRAMDevelops entry-level skills for managerial positions and careers in the hospitality industry. Students acquire the knowledge and competencies required for working as managers in eating, lodging, travel, recreation, and gaming establishments. Full-time students can complete the program in two semesters thereby accelerating entry into employment situations. The program is appropriate for people who already hold post-secondary degrees, for those who are currently employed in the industry and who would benefit from some specialized training and for those who are interested in acquiring hospitality-related managerial skills but who are not interested in pursuing an academic degree in the field. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkHOTEL AND RESORT MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    IMPAIRED DRIVER PROGRAMOffers an Impaired Driver Program for eligible motorists convicted of Driving While Intoxicated (DWI), or Driving While Alcohol Impaired (DWAI). The Department of Motor Vehicles determines eligibility for the program. If you are eligible, you must register at your local DMV office. For detailed information on the program visit the DMV website. Nassau Community College offers a convenient schedule with weekend and evening classes. Classes are offered Monday - Thursday evenings, Saturday mornings and occasionally Sunday mornings. The $234 fee (certified check or money order) is payable to NCC, at the first class. Classes are located in the NCC North Annex at 500 Endo Blvd, Garden City. If you need additional information about NCC’s Impaired Driver Program, Office hours are from 8:30 a.m. -4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. To contact the office, please call 516.572.7201 or e-mail IDP@ncc.edu. NassauIMPAIRED DRIVER PROGRAMNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in Information Technology. Sample course offerings include: Programming Logic and Problem Solving; Enhanced Composition I; Composition I; The Craft of Composition; Introduction to Information Technology; Interpersonal Communications; Public Speaking; Operating Systems Management; Web Programming I; Data Communications and the Internet; Database Management; Administrative Management; Accounting I; Creative Problem Solving in Business; Introduction to Business; Entrepreneurship; Principles of Management and Business Law I. Call for more detailed information.NassauINFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a program that prepares students for challenging and rewarding careers in one of the following fields: Network Design and Administration, and Computer Information Systems. Depending on the program track, Information Technology majors are taught various aspects of the management of information technology such as performance measurement, program development, disaster recovery, security, business analysis, top-down design of systems, and writing of technical documents. The Concept of teamwork may be reinforced through the assignment of group projects in various courses. Overall, this curriculum is designed to teach technology as well as to develop technological decision-making skills required by a successful information technology professional. Call for more information regarding admission procedures and requirements.SuffolkINFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    INTERIOR DESIGN-HOME FURNISHINGS CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in Interior Design/Home Furnishings. These programs are designed to prepare students for immediate placement in the interior design and decorating fields as design assistants, stylists, showroom representatives, design sales associates, assistant colorists, or retail home furnishing and decorating sales positions. Technical courses developed in accordance with current industry standards. Sample Course offerings include: Intro. to Interior Design Studio I; History of Furnishings and Design; Color for Home Furnishings and Design; Graphics; Drawing I; Interior Lighting Design; Resources and Materials; Design Studio II; Presentation Techniques for Interior Designers; Professional Practices and Business Techniques; Introduction to CAD and Codes and Construction. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauINTERIOR DESIGN-HOME FURNISHINGS CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    LANGUAGE CENTEROffers classes in the English Language, Foreign Languages, and American Sign Language. The Language Center serves the needs of the community and is geared toward students who want to strengthen their overall language proficiency. Courses are taught on weekday mornings, afternoons, evenings, and Saturdays. Three 8-week sessions are held each year in the Fall, Spring, and Summer, and a 6-week session is given in the Winter. The Language Center offers the use of our computer lab to all of our students. We have software for many of our English language and foreign language courses. All registered students are welcome to take advantage of this effective educational resource. NCC’s Language Center offers English courses for non-native English speakers. Classes focus on speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Our goal is to help students strengthen English language skills in order to interact comfortably in community, social, business, and work situations. New Students should make an appointment to take the Language Center reading and writing assessment test by calling (516) 572-7062, emailing to LC@ncc.edu, or scheduling an appointment in person at the LC Office located in Cluster F, Room 309. Financial Aid is not available for these classes. Also offered are Languages From Around The World To meet the demands of our fast-growing global culture, the Language Center provides a variety of foreign language courses as well as American Sign Language. Class offerings are based on the diverse needs of our students who may want to learn a foreign language in order to travel, converse with family members, attend local and international conferences, or improve business communications. Foreign language classes are taught at different levels, guiding students in speaking, reading, writing, and listening as well as in developing a familiarity with international customs, cultures, and traditions. Additionally, our foreign language classes can help develop bi-lingual skills for teachers to enhance their marketability. We also offer American Sign Language to people wishing to familiarize themselves with this beautiful language. Students may be required to purchase a textbook or other educational material for many of our courses. Call for more detailed information regarding each program.NassauLANGUAGE CENTERNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    LEED® GREEN ASSOCIATEOffers a course in partnership with the US Green Building Council Long Island Chapter, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®) accreditation distinguishes building professionals with the knowledge and skills to successfully steward the LEED certification process. LEED® Green Associates have demonstrated a thorough understanding of green building practices and principles and the LEED Rating System. Topics covered include: Intro, Water, and Innovation in Design (D); Location and Transportation (LT); Sustainable Sites (SS); Integrative Process; Energy and Atmosphere (EA) - Part of Materials and Resources (MR); Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ) -MR, Part 2; and, Review - Practice Exam. The LEED® Green Associate credential demonstrates a solid and current foundation in green building principles and practices. LEED® Green Associates enjoy a broad understanding of sustainability that bolsters their careers and enhances their lives. The LEED® Green Associate credential denotes basic knowledge of green design, construction and operations. Professions that may be interested in the LEED® Green Associate include marketers to lawyers, landscape architects to education professionals, and product manufacturers to policymakers, as well as professions in real estate, planning, manufacturing, leasing, sales, and those new to green building. Students will be provided with a copy of all study materials. LEED® Green Associates earn their credential by passing a computer-based exam. The exam fee is additional. Call for more detailed information.   NassauLEED® GREEN ASSOCIATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    LIBERTY PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMRepresents a cooperative effort between the Suffolk County Community College and the Longwood Central School District, governmental agencies and business and industry to provide a unique, comprehensive and supportive environment for students for students who may be at risk of dropping out of school. LPP is funded by a grant from the New York State Education Department. The Liberty Partnerships Program serves those students in grades 7-12 who may not be reaching their academic potential by providing academic services that will improve their ability to complete high school and successfully enter postsecondary education or the workforce. LPP students who are juniors and seniors are also eligible to enroll in a two-semester program that leads successful students to one college credit upon completion. This offering contains a one-semester non-credit course that focuses on reading, writing, study skills, critical thinking and computer skills. The second semester course exposes students to topics of interest to college students and enhances their basic research skills. Additional credit-bearing courses are offered to students who successfully complete this sequence. LPP Program Services include: College preparatory coursework; Suffolk County Community College Seminar (leads to 1.0 college credits); LPP club and newsletter; Team building experiences; Cultural enrichment activities and field trips; Counseling; Tutoring and college placement test; ACT/SAT preparation classes; Regents review sessions; Student and parent leadership sessions and Workforce preparation which includes visits to and internships with business, industry and local colleges. For further information, contact Elizabeth Altman at (631) 451-4109 or Hagar Ali at (631) 451-4042.SuffolkLIBERTY PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    MEDICAL BILLING/TERMINOLOGYOffers courses that will lead to a certificate of completion. Course offerings include: Introduction to Coding Diagnoses for Billing; Introduction to Coding Procedures for Billing; Introduction to Billing in the Medical Office; Computerized Medical Billing and Introduction to Medical Terminology. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkMEDICAL BILLING/TERMINOLOGYSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    MICHAEL J. GRANT CAMPUSEnrolls over 10,000 students. It provides a wide range of programs including Occupational Therapy Assisting, Nursing, Veterinary Science, Medical Records, Paralegal Studies, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood, Chemical Dependency Counseling, Business, Accounting, and Liberal Arts. The Health, Sports and Education Center houses health and technology classes as well as the Suffolk County Police Academy. It includes a pool, field house, fitness center, and health technology wing.SuffolkMICHAEL J. GRANT CAMPUSSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    MUSIC ENSEMBLESOffers a solid and comprehensive foundation for both music majors who intend to pursue music as a career and non-majors who are interested in performing. The Music Department currently sponsors the following performing ensembles, Symphonic Band; College Choir; Suffolk Singers; Contemporary Music Ensemble; Jazz Ensemble; College Orchestra; and Guitar Ensemble. All SCCC students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of the community, are welcome to participate in a music ensemble. Contact the music department for requirements.SuffolkMUSIC ENSEMBLESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    ONLINE LEARNINGAt Suffolk, online education refers to the online Learning Management System (LMS) Blackboard Learn, and may include any online materials that instructors provide for their students to fully participate in a course. For example, a traditional lecture style course may require students to do homework online. Online education is an attractive option for individuals who are self-motivated and can work independently. There is no difference in what you are expected to learn; it is the modality that is different. Suffolk offers: Fully Online – These courses are offered entirely online using Blackboard Learn. Learning, participation in discussions, assignments and most exams are completed online. Please note, students taking fully online courses may still need to come to campus for some student services or proctored exams. Students cannot work at their own pace? Online courses follow the academic calendar and have due dates for assignments, discussions and exams. Students can register during the same times as for traditional courses. The college does not have open enrollment or Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Online courses are not easier. Online courses are just as difficult as on-campus courses, and may even be more challenging due to the learning modality of the course. Suffolk offers: Blended/Hybrid – These courses offer a combination of both classroom and independent online learning. The Blackboard Learn system is utilized for learning activities, participation in discussions, and course work in addition to classroom participation. Students are expected to complete both the in-person classroom and independent online components of the class for successful completion of the course. Suffolk offers: Web Enabled – These are traditional, on-campus courses for which instructors provide additional online study materials in Blackboard Learn. All Suffolk courses have the ability to be web enabled. Suffolk also offers: Computer Instruction on Campus - These are traditional, on-campus courses with computer lab-enhanced instruction. Along with the computerized instruction, instructors may provide additional online study materials for their students in the Blackboard Learn system. The entire course or a section of the course may be taught through a computer program with instructor guidance. These courses meet in one of the computer lab classrooms and the program is accessed via Blackboard Learn. Students should enroll in fully online or blended courses only if they are serious about and capable of more independent, computerized learning and timely completion of college-level coursework. In a fully online or blended/hybrid course, students will participate in lessons, complete assignments (e.g., essay exams, research papers, etc.) and take online assessments. To enroll in an online course, students should have successfully completed any requisite developmental coursework. Call for more detailed information. SuffolkONLINE LEARNINGSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    OPHTHALMIC TECHNICIAN ASSISTANT PROGRAMOffering an Ophthalmic Technician Assistant Program. This program will provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to obtain employment in optical centers under the supervision of licensed optician. Participants must have a high school diploma or a high school equivalency diploma. The Program consists of two parts: Ophthalmic Technician Assistant Part I and Ophthalmic Technician Assistant Part II. Contact the Office of Continuing Education prior to arrange an interview and an admissions assessment to determine your eligibility. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkOPHTHALMIC TECHNICIAN ASSISTANT PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    OSHA TRAINING COURSEOffers the OSHA 510 Occupational Safety and Health Standards For Construction Industry course. This course for private sector personnel covers OSHA policies, procedures, and standards, as well as construction safety and health principles. Topics include scope and application of the OSHA construction standards. Special emphasis is placed on those areas that are the most hazardous, using OSHA standards as a guide. Upon successful course completion, the student will receive a certificate of completion. Call for more detailed information.NassauOSHA TRAINING COURSENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    PARALEGAL STUDIES CERTIFICATEOffers an American Bar Association approved certificate program in Paralegal Studies that is designed to meet the needs of the college graduate seeking a career as a paralegal. In order to be eligible for admission, a student must have either an Associate or Baccalaureate degree. Students with an Associate degree must meet the minimum general education requirements set by the American Bar Association. Course offerings include: Introduction to Law and the Legal System; Litigation; Real Property; Legal Research and Writing; Law Office Management; Partnerships and Corporations; Estates and Administration; Torts and Personal Injury Law; Family Law; Bankruptcy/Debtor-Creditor Law; Legal Writing and Analysis and Elder Law. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauPARALEGAL STUDIES CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    PARALEGAL STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a curriculum, which is approved by the American Bar Association, provides students with a background in law as practiced in legal offices and trains them to prepare documents such as probate forms, title searches and closing statements, pleadings and discovery proceedings, legal memoranda, and corporate minutes and filings. Skilled use of the English language is essential and a high level of verbal competence is required for completion of the curriculum. Knowledge of word processing software packages is strongly recommended. The certificate program is designed to serve students with either an Associate's or Bachelor's degree seeking a career-oriented education which upon satisfactory completion will enable them to enter the job market. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkPARALEGAL STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    PARENTS AND CHILDRENOffers courses in: Inquiry-Based Science for Parents and Guardians and Conscious Parenting! How to Connect More and Discipline Less. Courses vary each semester and are located at various locations. Call for further information.SuffolkPARENTS AND CHILDRENSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    PERSONAL ENRICHMENT COURSESProvides non-credit continuing education personal enrichment courses at each of the campuses. Sample course offerings include: Basic Digital Photography; Intermediate Digital Photography; Portrait Photography; Antiques for Fun and Profit; Basic Spanish for Travelers; Intensive Practical Spanish; Community Spanish; Basic French for Travelers; Basic Italian for Travelers; Basic Italian II for Travelers; Wood Carving I; Wood Whittling For Beginners; Perennials and Bulbs. Courses vary each semester and are held at various locations. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkPERSONAL ENRICHMENT COURSESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    PERSONAL INTERESTOffers personal interest courses in a wide variety of areas. Sample course offerings include: Restore and Repair Antique Furniture; Introduction to Learning The Guitar; Healthy Harmonica; Beginning Blues Harmonica; Beginner Wine Appreciation; Explore Fine Wines; Genealogy Research; Explore The World Of Acting; Scotch 101 –Introduction To The World Of Scotch; Napa Valley Wine Jewels; Bourbon 101 – Introduction To The World Of Bourbon; Financial Aspects f A Divorce; Safe Boating Course; Coastal Navigation Course and Celestial Navigation. A Five-Part Transportation Series: The local transportation networks in New York City and Long Island, both rail and highway, have a long, fascinating, and sometimes tortured history. Through a series of illustrated lecture and discussion presentations, you will learn all about the development and evolution of these transportation systems. Presentations include: Long Island Railroad History; Before The Subways - New York’s “Els”; New York City Subway System History; Long Island Highways And Roads History And Light Rail In North America. Also offered is Nassau Community College and The Gardiner Foundation presents The Local History Institute Saturday Series for Students, Teachers, Professors, Historians And History Enthusiasts. Come immerse yourself in Long Island history! Visit key historical sites, meet local historians and scholars, and work with on-site specific projects. The Local History Institute will offer an opportunity for students to learn collections management, material culture preservation, interpretation, and public programming and engagement skills. Upon registration, participants will receive instructions regarding where to meet instructor depending on the location. Sample presentation include: Public Programming; Oral History/Material Culture; Survey/Mapping; Collections Management Interpretations/Docent/Tour. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and brochure. NassauPERSONAL INTERESTNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    PET CAREOffers pet care courses. Sample course offerings include: American Red Cross Pet First Aid: Dogs and Home Cooking For Your Dog And Cat Courses vary each semester. Call for more information.NassauPET CARENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    PHARMACY TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATEOffers a program for students to become a Pharmacy Technician. Using a combination of classroom and externship experience, this course will prepare students to sit for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) exam. During 120 hours of classroom training, students will learn pharmacology, drug classification, purpose, and interaction. Students will study how to interpret a prescription, calculate dosages, prevent medication errors, and fill prescriptions. Professional communication/teamwork, pharmacy ethics, law, regulations and safety will be stressed. Review and practice for the certification exam is also included. During an 80 hour Externship experience, acquire valuable experience while working alongside a licensed pharmacist. Students must comply with Field Placement/Externship entry requirements as specified by the host company, including background check, drug screening and a government provided photo ID. A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Call for more detailed information.NassauPHARMACY TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    PHARMACY TECHNICIAN PROGRAMOffering a Pharmacy Technician Certificate program. This program will provide enrollees with the knowledge and skills necessary to obtain employment in pharmacies under the supervision of registered pharmacists or licensed pharmacy technicians. The program is a two part series: Pharmacy Technician Part I & Pharmacy Technician Part II. Call the Office of Continuing Education prior to arrange for an interview and an admissions assessment to determine your eligibility. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkPHARMACY TECHNICIAN PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    PHOTOGRAPHYOffers a variety of courses: Portrait Photography; Creative Photography and The Art of Photography. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure. NassauPHOTOGRAPHYNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    PRACTICAL NURSING CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program that is designed to prepare students for entry into practice, as well as provide opportunities for students seeking admission into RN programs. Through an appropriate choice of general education courses, students may prepare for the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree admission requirements. Upon award of the Practical Nursing certificate, graduates are qualified to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX). Prospective students are advised to attend a Nursing Information Seminar. For further information contact the campus Admissions Office for dates and times. The practical nursing program is highly competitive. Meeting minimum criteria for admission does not guarantee acceptance to the program. The college reserves the right to make final decisions based upon the applicant pool each year. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkPRACTICAL NURSING CERTIFICATESUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ON-LINE COURSESInstructor designed courses that are only accessible over the Internet. You must own a computer and have Internet connectivity. Course offerings vary each semester. Sample course offerings include: Safe Schools against Violence in Education Training; Identification and Treatment of Child Abuse; Infection Control Workshop; Notary Public Preparation; and Techhire Health Information Technology. Contact Suffolk for the most current list of course offerings.SuffolkPROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ON-LINE COURSESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    PROJECT MANAGEMENT CAPM®/PMP®Offers courses to Advance Your Career With CAPM® or PMP® Certification. By completing the CAPM® Course, a student will receive the required minimum 23 hours of instruction to sit for the Project Management Institute’s CAPM® certifying exam. By also completing the two of the three additional courses, a student will have the additional required contact hours to sit for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® certifying exam. Sample course offerings include: Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM); Microsoft Project; Project Management: Leadership and Communication and Agile Project Management using Scrum. Call for more detailed information.NassauPROJECT MANAGEMENT CAPM®/PMP®NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    REAL ESTATEOffers real estate courses such as: First Time Homebuyer Seminar; Property Management-22 ½ Hours; Notary and Real Estate Salesperson Qualifying Course. Courses and selection varies each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauREAL ESTATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    SCHOOL & HEALTH CERTIFICATESOffers: Preparation for The Level 1 NYS Teaching Assistant Skills (ATAS) Exam; Preparation for The Level 1 NYS Teaching Assistant Skills (ATAS) Exam (With Mandated NYSED Workshops); Dignity for All Students Act (DASA); Safe Schools Against Violence in Education Training; Identification and Treatment of Child Abuse and Infection Control Workshop. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkSCHOOL & HEALTH CERTIFICATESSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENTRY PROGRAM (STEP)Is offered to students in 7th through 12th grades in selected school districts. STEP is designed to motivate and prepare financially disadvantaged and underrepresented minority students for careers in science, technology and mathematics-related disciplines, along with licensed professions such as nursing and accountancy. Academic activities that encourage critical thinking, along with intensive instruction in mathematics, science and computer science, are teamed with support services such as counseling and tutoring. This provides a nurturing environment which builds self-esteem as it prepares minority and disadvantaged students for entry into STEM and licensed professions. Services include 16 enrichments sessions in: Science and science research (biology, Genomics/microbiology, physics, earth science, engineering, robotics, nursing/allied health); Math; Communication skills; Leadership; Computer applications; Career awareness; Research program; School-based "club" meetings and Parents' Advocacy Group. The Program Eligibility: Students accepted into the program must meet the guidelines of NYSED, and will include those who have been identified as underrepresented minorities (African-American, Latino, Hispanic-American and Native-American) and/or financially disadvantaged students in grades 7-12. For further information, please call the STEP office at (631) 451-4402.SuffolkSCIENCE TECHNOLOGY ENTRY PROGRAM (STEP)SUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    SELF IMPROVEMENTOffers self-improvement courses such as: How to Heal The Gut, Thyroid And Immune Axis With Chinese Medicine And Diet; Self-Care Acupressure for Anxiety And Insomnia; May I Have Your Attention Please?; Heal Old Hurts And Get On With Your Life!; The Art of Dis-Stress Management and The Five Pillars of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauSELF IMPROVEMENTNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    SENIOR ACADEMYJoin us to see the latest in technology, tour our history museum, learn about the stars, explore health and wellness options or plant your own indoor herb garden for adults age 55 and over. Courses vary each semester. Sample course offerings include: Planetarium – Fall Night Sky; 21st Century Human Dissection; The Holocaust Museum; Design and Create Your Own Indoor Herb Garden and Introduction To Tai Chi. Call for the most current list of courses.SuffolkSENIOR ACADEMYSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    SENIOR CITIZEN OBSERVER PROGRAMInvites Nassau County senior citizens to participate in the Senior Observer Program. This program permits Nassau County residents 60 years of age and older to observe credit-bearing courses, tuition free, on a space-available basis. Certain courses at the College are not available through the Senior Observer Program. Although senior observers are not graded or given academic credit, they must meet course prerequisites. While the program provides senior citizens the opportunity to observe a course, the actual extent and level of participation is at the discretion of the instructor. For questions about creating a schedule, contact the Senior Observer Volunteer Office at 516-572-7200.For general information about the program, email ced@ncc.edu or call the Office of Lifelong Learning at 516-572-7472.NassauSENIOR CITIZEN OBSERVER PROGRAMNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    SENIOR CITIZENSOffers Suffolk County residents 60 years of age or older the ability to attend credit-bearing courses on a space available basis without paying tuition. Please note, however, that senior citizens are expected to pay required college fees. In addition, Senior citizens enrolling in a physical education, internship, cooperative education or field placement course/program are required to pay a non-refundable Accident Insurance Fee. Those who attend courses through this program do not receive academic credit but have an opportunity to develop their personal and professional interests by attending the classes as audit students. It should be understood that no grades can be earned or recorded for participation in these courses. The College cannot extend this opportunity to attend courses on a space available basis to senior citizens registering for non-credit courses, since the latter must be financially self-supporting. Each semester a special registration time is set aside for senior citizens who wish to avail themselves of this program. Additional information may be obtained by calling the campus Registrar's Office. Senior citizens are also invited to attend the theatre productions, concerts, art exhibits and lectures sponsored by the College. Most events have no admission charge, although tickets may be required.SuffolkSENIOR CITIZENSSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    STUDIO RECORDING TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATEOffers a three-semester program in Studio Recording Technology that is designed to introduce students to music and recording technology and to provide a broad based perspective of the music industry. The SRT certificate is designed for those seeking entry-level employment in the recording industry, as well as those wishing to establish independent music recording/production businesses. Classes meet on campus Internship training will take place at a professional recording, production or equivalent music industry work environment. Call for more detailed information.NassauSTUDIO RECORDING TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    SURGICAL TECHNICIANOffers a program that will graduate qualified students with the knowledge and confidence to function independently and safely in a surgical operating room or a similar sterile environment. Participants must be dedicated to the program to learn all the skills and techniques required to become a Certified Surgical Technician. Admission into the 2019 Surgical Technician Program is open to 10 applicants who meet the program criteria and eligibility. This one-year program, beginning on October 15, 2019, requires students to attend all classes and labs. In addition, the program will require 120 clinical scrub-ins at an offsite hospital and/or surgical center. Participants will be required to provide their own transportation to and from the clinical site. The coursework for this program requires a full commitment from the student. Studying, classroom learning, labs and clinical rotations will be very intense and time consuming. This program must be a priority for a successful outcome. It is expected that all assignments will be completed on time and all classes, labs, and rotations will be attended. A career as a surgical technician can be very rewarding, however, it requires full dedication. The effort put into this program will directly affect the outcome. Interested applicants must meet the income eligibility requirements as specified by the grant program, as well as the application criteria, which includes a high school or High School Equivalency transcript, TEAS Exam scores, two essays and an interview. Please call Andrea Dunkirk at 631-451-4832 for an application information/packet and income eligibility requirements.SuffolkSURGICAL TECHNICIANSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
    TEST PREPARATIONOffers test preparation courses. Sample course offerings include: NYPD Police Officer Entrance Exam Preparation; New High School Equivalency (TASC) Math Review (Previously GED); S.A.T. Review Math Skills Course; S.A.T. Review For The New Sat I – Critical Reading and Writing; CLEP & DSST; Teas Review Course and Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS). Nassau Community College is a public test site for anyone needing to take the TEAS exam. The exam is computer-based, with scores available the day of the test. Register, schedule and pay for the exam at www.atitesting.com. The Community Testing Center, is our computer based test center which provides a centralized, proctored test environment for TEAS, high school equivalency testing, CLEP, DSST, workforce certifications, healthcare certification exams from NAHP The National Association of HealthCare Professionals https://nahpusa.com/about_us.php; MedCa Medical Career Assessments http://www.medcainc.com/ and PAN assessments https://www.panpowered.com/. Certification will be issued according to certifying organization guidelines. For more information on exams and scheduling contact 516.572.7699. Also offered is College Financial Aid for Long Islanders and Earn Your High School Equivalency Diploma. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauTEST PREPARATIONNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
    THE BEACON PROGRAMFormerly called the Excelsior Program, will now be referred to as The Beacon Program, Illuminating the Pathway to College and Career for High School Students. The Beacon Program offers a concurrent enrollment program that allows high school juniors and seniors to take the College's courses at their high school campus during their regular school hours, while simultaneously working toward high school graduation. College credits earned through the Beacon Program can be applied toward high school graduation and accepted at the College or transferred to a multitude of other colleges and universities. Enrollment in a course offered through the Beacon Program generates an official college academic transcript for each student. Acceptance of credit for college-level course work is under the domain of the receiving colleges and universities. The program is designed to provide curricular opportunity and enhancement of the college experience, but not its replacement. Therefore, students may enroll in no more than 30 college credits earned through the Beacon Program. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkTHE BEACON PROGRAMSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    WEEKEND COLLEGEOffers adults the advantage and convenience of Weekend College to upgrade their skills, pursue a degree and enrich their lives. Students can take a class on a Friday night or a couple classes on Saturday and Sunday and before you know it, you’ll have earned an AA or AS degree. You’ll have access to more than 150 courses and many of the same degree programs we offer during weekdays and nights from liberal arts and accounting to business administration and criminal justice. Through Weekend College, a student may complete any of the following degree or certificate programs: AA or AS degree in Liberal Arts; AS degree in Accounting; AS degree in Business Administration; AS degree in Criminal Justice; Certificate in Paralegal Studies and HS Equivalency. Our Weekend College can also help you gain entrance into our exceptional nursing and allied health sciences programs—or jump-start your career in administrative business technology, interior or apparel design, or computer repair technology. You may also take distance education/online courses in nearly every subject. Call for more detailed information.NassauWEEKEND COLLEGENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
    YOGA TEACHER CERTIFICATIONOffers a 200 hour yoga teacher certification – part I course. This 200-hour course is offered in two parts, over two semesters. This program includes asanas, pranayamas, kriyas, chanting, mantra, meditation, and other traditional yoga techniques. This course will be comprised of analytical training in how to teach and practice the techniques and guided practice of these techniques. Meetings will be once a week and alternating weekends; a meeting calendar will be distributed at the first meeting. Please contact Andrea Dunkirk in the Office for Continuing Education at 631-451-4552 for additional information.SuffolkYOGA TEACHER CERTIFICATIONSUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND CONTINUING EDUCATION

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