Adult Education

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Programs, usually offered by community adult schools or evening classes at local high schools, that provide instruction in fundamental learning skills for adults who have never attended school or have interrupted formal schooling and need to raise their level of education to increase their self-confidence and/or prepare for an occupation. Emphasis is placed on basic reading, language and mathematics.

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ACADEMIC PREPARATION PROGRAMOffers a free GED preparation course for those looking to gain their high school equivalency.NassauACADEMIC PREPARATION PROGRAMLONG ISLAND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY CENTER
ACCOUNTING CERTIFICATECourses include: Accounting I ; Accounting II; Introduction to Business; Intermediate Accounting I; Intermediate Accounting II; Financial Information Systems; Corporate Finance; Cost Accounting; and Management Theory and Practices. Courses may vary each semester. Call for more information.SuffolkACCOUNTING CERTIFICATEFARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
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
ADULT BASIC EDUCATION PROGRAMOffers free courses in Adult Basic Education, ESL, GED, Computer Technology Education and Career Education.NassauADULT BASIC EDUCATION PROGRAMWESTBURY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT CAREER EDUCATIONProvides more than 350 different full and part-time career related programs for adults. This self-supporting program is funded by tuition, financial aid and state and federal grant funds. The wide range of course offerings ranges from Aircraft Mechanics to Computers to Interior Design To Welding. Visit website or call for further information.SuffolkADULT CAREER EDUCATIONWESTERN SUFFOLK BOCES CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
ADULT CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers classes in Arts and Crafts, Defensive Driving, Money Management, Retirement Planning, Long Term Care, Boater's Safety, Personal Enrichment, Notary Public, Sports, Arts, Crafts, Dance, Digital Photography, Cooking, Internet, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint. Classes vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkADULT CONTINUING EDUCATIONHALF HOLLOW HILLS CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers courses in computers, business, special interest (i.e. defensive driving, digital camera, foreign language), culinary delights, arts and crafts, and health and physical fitness. Call or visit website for further information.NassauADULT CONTINUING EDUCATIONLOCUST VALLEY CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers approximately 80 courses each semester. Sample course offerings include: High School Equivalency (GED), English as a Second Language (ESL), Defensive Driving, SAT Preparation, Computers (Microsoft, Windows, Microsoft Works, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Internet), Exercise, Sports, Astrology, Car Repair, Bookkeeping, Music, Dance, Games/Cards, Arts/Crafts/Stitchery, Legal Issues, Estate Planning, Retirement Planning, Money Matters, Foreign Language Instruction, Hair Imaging, Real Estate, Investment, Literature, Medicare/Medicaid, Paralegal Training, and Sign Language. Sponsors field trips. Also offers a Senior Citizen program. The group meets from September to June on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10am to 4pm when school is in session. All meetings are held at the Senior Center, McKenna School, Spruce Street, Massapequa Park. In addition a Summer Playground Recreation Program at the six elementary schools is also offered. Contact Arlene Martin at 308-5083 for more information. Classes vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauADULT CONTINUING EDUCATIONMASSAPEQUA UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers courses in Defensive Driving, Health & Well-Being, Internet Selling, Arts, Crafts & Stichery, Recreation, Sports, Money Management, Dog Obedience, First Aid & Safety, CPR, AED (Automated External Defibrillation), Cooking, Yoga, Notary Public, Dancing, Foreign Language (Spanish), and Financial Strategies for Retirement. Course offerings vary each semester. All classes held at North Babylon High School. Call for the most current list of classes.SuffolkADULT CONTINUING EDUCATIONNORTH BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT CONTINUING EDUCATION PROGRAMOffers courses in Defensive Driving, Exercise, Recreation, Computers, Dance, Foreign Language (Spanish), Money Management, Sports, Arts/Crafts/Stichery, and Personal Enrichment. Course offerings vary each semester. Call for the most current list of classes.NassauADULT CONTINUING EDUCATION PROGRAMPLAINVIEW-OLD BETHPAGE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT CPR-AED CERTIFICATIONLearn how to act in an emergency; recognize the signs and symptoms of a heart attack; and respond to an adult who stops breathing, is choking or whose heart has stopped beating. Learn how to use a defibrillator. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauADULT CPR-AED CERTIFICATIONHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
ADULT EDUCATIONOffers Adult Basic Education, GED, English as a Second Language, and How to Become a U.S. Citizen. Additional courses offered may include, but are not limited to CPR infant and child, Standard First Aid, money management, Introduction to Computers, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Defensive Driving, arts & crafts, Foreign Language, Spanish & Italian for Beginners and Spanish Intermediate, boating safety, and yoga. Call for additional information.SuffolkADULT EDUCATIONCOPIAGUE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT EDUCATIONOffers free courses in Adult Basic Education, English as a Second Language (Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced). Also offers courses in Dance, Sports, Recreation, Foreign Language (Spanish), Introduction to Personal Computers, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Tai Chi, Arts & Crafts, and Money Management. Course offerings vary each semester. Call for the most current class listings.SuffolkADULT EDUCATIONHUNTINGTON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT EDUCATIONOffers courses in Defensive Driving, Dance, Cooking, Money Management, Notary Public Preparation, Arts & Crafts and computers, Microsoft Word & Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, and Sports.NassauADULT EDUCATIONLYNBROOK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT EDUCATIONOffers courses in CPR (adult and child), First Aid, defensive driving, personal enrichment, free ESL courses, dance, Microsoft Publisher, and Introduction to Computers.ADULT EDUCATIONMONTAUK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT EDUCATIONOffers the following free of charge: Adult Basic Education, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), and preparation for High School Equivalency (GED Program). Also offers courses, in Computer Instruction.NassauADULT EDUCATIONROOSEVELT UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT EDUCATIONOffers courses in personal enrichment, exercise, arts, crafts, stitchery, sports, recreation, Microsoft Excel Exam Prep, Senior Citizen Computer Classes, Money Management, Spanish, Dancing. Courses vary each semester. Call for the most current list of classes.SuffolkADULT EDUCATIONSAYVILLE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT EDUCATIONOffers free classes in English As A Second Language (Level 1 & 2), High School Equivalency Diploma, SAT Review (Verbal and Math), elder law, money management, retirement planning, defensive driving, personal enrichment, first aid, Introduction to Computers, Intermediate Microsoft, Excel, Arts and Crafts, foreign language (Italian and Spanish).NassauADULT EDUCATIONVALLEY STREAM CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT EDUCATIONOffer courses in High School Equivalency, S.A.T. Preparation, Defensive Driving, CPR (Adult, Infant and Child), Sports, Dance, Recreation, Arts & Crafts, Money Management, Introduction to Personal Computers, Internet, Beginning Excel for MAC, Cooking, Personal Enrichment, Microsoft Word, and Stress Management.NassauADULT EDUCATIONWANTAGH UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT EDUCATIONOffers courses in Computers (Basic Computing), Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Defensive Driving, Foreign Language, (Introduction to Spanish and Italian), Yoga, Basketball, golf, arts and crafts, Medicaid Assistance Workshop, and financial planning. Call for more information.NassauADULT EDUCATIONWESTBURY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT EDUCATION-GREAT NECK SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTERProvides classes which are held at the center in exercise, dancing, music, art, Mah Jong, bridge classes, current events, drama, etc. About 40 classes are offered. Call for information. Walk in. This program is partially funded by Nassau County Department of Senior Affairs as a Multi Service Senior Center.NassauADULT EDUCATION-GREAT NECK SENIOR COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTERGREAT NECK SENIOR CENTER, INC.
ADULT EDUCATION ONLINE INSTRUCTION CENTEROffers a wide range of highly interactive courses that you can take entirely over the Internet. All of our courses are led by expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient, and geared just for you. Courses are offered in: Accounting and Finance; Business; Computer Applications; Design and Composition; Healthcare and Medical; Language and Arts; Personal Development; Technology and Writing and Publishing. Online Learning offers two types of formats: Self-Paced Tutorials which Build skills or earn continuing education credits; Start Anytime; Most tutorials completed in a few hours; Quick self-study on demand; Supported independent study and Certificate of completion awarded with passing score. The Instructor-Led Courses has Professional development and personal enrichment; Sessions start monthly; convenient six-week format; Interactive learning environment; Instructors lead each course and Award of completion with passing score. Call or visit Nassau BOCES website for more detailed information.NassauADULT EDUCATION ONLINE INSTRUCTION CENTERNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAMOffers continuing Education Classes in: Disability Income Protection, Fund. of Inst. Training, HIV/AIDS-Parents, House vs. Pension, Life and Career Balance, SAT Prep, Save Legislation, Strategies for Retirement, Tennis, Adult ESL, Basic Chinese Cooking, Cha Cha Cha-Merengue, Computer For Seniors, Comic Relief, Cross Training, How to Sell on Ebay, Increase your Step, Microsoft Office Suite, Stained Glass, Swing into Spring, Adult Swim and Aerobics,, Aerobic Fine Toning, Basketball, Computers, Chess Program and Family Finances. Courses vary each semester. Call for the most current class list.NassauADULT EDUCATION PROGRAMHEWLETT-WOODMERE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAMOffers a variety of courses for adults. Sample course offerings include: Sewing for Beginners, Quilting for Beginners, Watercolor, Stained Glass Craft, Laotian and Thai Cooking, Computers, Print Shop, Excel-The Spreadsheet, Dancing on the Desktop, Web Page Design, Word and Publisher, Computer Upgrades and Simple Repairs, Ebay-Learn to buy and sell, Bridge, Defensive Driving, Chess, Tai Chi, Weight Training, Basketball, Yoga, Golf and Fencing. Courses vary each semester. Call for the most current catalog. A senior citizen discount is also available for those showing proof of age.SuffolkADULT EDUCATION PROGRAMMOUNT SINAI UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
ADULT LEARNING CENTEROffers multimedia programs to learn English and improve reading, writing, and math skills including skills for high school equivalency, and computer-assisted and audio-visual instruction by trained personnel. Provides adult literacy, English as a Second Language and citizenship programs. Call for details and for an appointment.NassauADULT LEARNING CENTERHEMPSTEAD PUBLIC LIBRARY
ADULT LEARNING CENTER AT CLOVER DRIVEThe Adult Learning Center provides a variety of educational opportunties for adults to improve basic skills, earn a high school equivalency diploma, prepare for college, or learn English as Second Language. Their are a variety of classes during the day and evening.NassauADULT LEARNING CENTER AT CLOVER DRIVEGREAT NECK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS CONTINUING EDUCATION SERIES (AIA-CES) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR ARCHITECTSCovers a variety of topics critical to the contemporary practice of the profession. All offerings are registered and approved by AIA for professional continuing education credits and are valid for meeting the requirements for AIA membership and state licensure. Course offerings include: 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; Expanded Blueprint Reading; Solar PV and Thermal Essentials; Blueprint Reading; Fallingwater: The Most Beautiful House in the World; 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; Universal Design: Accessible and Usable Buildings; Town and Country: A Garden City for America; Gateway Arch: Monument to a Dream and Presidents on the Rocks: The Making of Mount Rushmore. Courses and course locations vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauAMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS CONTINUING EDUCATION SERIES (AIA-CES) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR ARCHITECTSNEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (ASL)/DEAF STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a 200 hour program that is composed of a sequence of noncredit courses that leads to a clear level of competency in American Sign Language while providing students with the skills and knowledge they need to work in the deaf-related careers. The certificate is awarded to students who successfully complete all required courses plus eight (8) workshops of the student’s choice. The courses and workshops in this program are continually updated and rotated in the summer, spring and fall. Affiliated instructors are members of both the hearing and deaf communities. Those who complete the certificate program may choose to pursue further studies in an interpreter program. Required courses include: ASL I, ASL II, ASL III, ASL IV, ASL V, ASL VI, ASL VII and Issues and Trends in Deaf Culture. Additional course offerings include: ASL Semantics Workshop; ASL Fingerspelling; ASL Conversational; ASL Practice Sessions; Medical ASL: For Medical, Emergency, and Counseling Situations; ASL Vocabulary; ASL Storytelling; ASL Classifiers; ASL Linguistics 1; ASL Idioms; ASL Linguistics 2; Deaf History; ASL Games; ASL Numbers; English to ASL Interpretation: Overcoming Nerves When Signing: Mindfulness and ASL Workshop; Introduction to American Sign Language for Teens (Grades 7-12) and Advanced ASL Immersion Course. Courses may be taken on an individual basis without participating in the certificate program. Call for more information.NassauAMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE (ASL)/DEAF STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
ANIMAL SCIENCECourse offerings include: Dog Grooming; Veterinary Assistant; Animal First Aid; Canine Basic Obedience Training and Basic Veterinary Care. Also offered is Dog Grooming and Bathing Services. This Service is available, Day & Evenings (October-Jun). Services include: Bath/Dry, Ear Cleaning, Nail Trim, Puppy Cut, Sport Cut and A La Carte Services. Call (631)286-6585 or (631)286-6500 (BTC) or (631)369-7567 or (631)369-8100 (WTC) to schedule an appointment for your dog. Animals must have proof of inoculations. Course selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkANIMAL SCIENCEEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
APPEARANCE ENHANCEMENTOffers Apperance Enhancement courses. Sample course offerings include: Make-Up Application 101, Make-Up Application 102, Bridal Make-Up, Airbrush Make-Up, Laser Hair Removal Training; Post-Mortem Cosmetology; Microdermabrasion Certification; Eyelash Extension Certification Training; Microneedling Certification for Licensed Estheticians, RN, LPN, PA, MD; Introduction to Waxing; Hair Extensions Certification: Coldhair and Make-Up Artistry. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkAPPEARANCE ENHANCEMENTWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
ARCHITECTUREOffers Architecture Courses. Course offerings include: Utilizing AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor 2019 and Revit MEP Fundamentals. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauARCHITECTURENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
ART AND DESIGNOffers non-credit course offerings which will provide students with general knowledge and the development of intellectual abilities while exploring areas of interest or curiosity. Sample Art course includes: At the Potter's Wheel: A Pottery Workshop. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauART AND DESIGNHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
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
AR VR: UNITY CERTIFICATEDeveloped a certificate program in response to the rapidly growing demand for Virtual Reality (VR)/ Augmented Reality (AR)/Mixed Reality (MR) education. Incorporating the core of game development technology, this noncredit program provides students with VR/AR/MR production skills relevant to current and emerging professions in NYC’s creative industries. Certification will be built from an industry-vetted badge through the endorsement of select U.S. industry studios. This certificate program is composed of three 32-hour modules and will be held at our New York City campus. For more information and course schedule, please email exted@nyit.edu or call 516.686.7490.NassauAR VR: UNITY CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
ASTRONOMY NIGHTSOffers a series of free lectures by research faculty on various aspects of Astronomy, most commonly on their own research or some topic of public interest. The lectures are held in Lecture Room 001 of the Earth and Space Sciences Building on Fridays at 7:30pm. Usually four lectures a semester are scheduled. Astronomy Open Night provides attendance certification for New York State teachers wishing to apply for in-service credit. Among these programs you can accumulate hours of lecture credit each year to apply toward your school district's program. Policies on in-service credit are set by school boards and you should check with your administration concerning the details of the local program. Try to be early for these lectures, increasing popularity of this series has seen the lecture hall full on occasion. Some disability-related accommodations are available. Call the Department at the number above before 4pm to inform them of your requirements. For further information and lectures dates and times contact the Department of Physics and Astronomy at (631)632-8100.SuffolkASTRONOMY NIGHTSSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY
AUDIOOffers Audio courses. Course offering includes: Voiceovers. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkAUDIOWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
AUTO COLLISIONOffers courses in Auto Collision I, and Auto Collision II. Upon successful completion of the required program sequence, participants will receive a certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauAUTO COLLISIONNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
AUTO MECHANICSOffers courses in Auto Mechanics III- Auto Electrical/Electronic Systems; Auto Mechanics IV-Engine Performance and Automotive Mechanics V- Automotive Alternative Fuels Technology. Upon successful completion of the required program sequence, participants will receive a certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauAUTO MECHANICSNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
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 BUSINESS CERTIFICATEOffers a one-year program designed to prepare the student for non¬technician careers in the automotive industry. This program prepares the student for positions in automotive sales, leasing, finance, marketing, parts, service, management and customer service. The courses of study cover business, management and marketing courses as needed to become a well-rounded graduate prepared for the automotive business sector. This program is designed for a student with automotive experience and/or prior automotive education with the goal of enriching their automotive career path and improving job outlook. All students applying to the Automotive Business certificate program will be required to attend a mandatory automotive program information session. This program is offered both part-time and full-time and admission is competitive. Students in the Automotive Business Certificate 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 BUSINESS CERTIFICATESUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
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
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
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICAL TRAININGOffers students a course to prepare for ASE Certification. Vehicles are far more sophisticated today than in previous decades and require technicians with more advanced technical training. Western Suffolk BOCES, accredited by the ASE Education Foundation, is equipped to teach you the skills that will help you advance in this field. Upon successful completion you will be prepared to sit for the corresponding certification exams which stress knowledge of job-related skills and lead to Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) certification. Learn the theory and skills to diagnose, service and repair cars, SUV’s and light duty trucks. You will use up-to-date electronic and hydraulic equipment to precisely diagnose today’s sophisticated vehicle. Prerequisite: High School diploma or equivalent and satisfactory score on a TABE exam and interview. Students must also attend a 4-hour safety orientation workshop. New students may begin on the first day of most modules. Call 631-261-3863 for a pre-entrance interview appointment and for more information about the pre-entrance requirements. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.www.wsboces.org/autoSuffolkAUTOMOTIVE TECHNICAL TRAININGWILSON 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
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
BUSINESSOffers courses in: Business Skills; Bookkeeping Basics; Business Law for The Small Business Owner; Hospitality Management; How to Start-up and Operate A Small Business; Marketing; Notary Public Workshop; Office Skills For The Workplace; and Quickbooks. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Course selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkBUSINESSEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT 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 AND DATA ANALYTICS CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers courses where you will learn the basics of analytics including the basics of information description such as qualitative and quantitative data, conducting group comparisons, understanding probability distributions, how to create developing hypothesis tests, creating prediction models used in machine learning such as regression, and how to apply the techniques for business solutions. In the first part you will use Excel to understand how to describe data, and categorize different variables, as well as understand how data is distributed. In addition, you will learn about probability and its importance in conducting analysis. Finally, the course will show you how to generate appropriate sample sizes for testing. The second part uses excel to conduct confidence intervals for population parameters, understanding group comparisons such as the t-test. You will also use Excel to develop simple regression models, and multiple regression for predictions. Regression topics will include the inclusion of dummy variables for categorical variables, transformation of dependent variables, and assessing the prediction model. Sample course offerings include: Basics of Analytics - Understanding Data and Analysis and Statistical Concepts and Machine Learning Introduction. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauBUSINESS AND DATA ANALYTICS CERTIFICATE PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
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 OFFICE SKILLSOffers a course in Accounting Principles. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkBUSINESS OFFICE SKILLSWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
CAMPUS CONNECTIONSIn collaboration with Community Mainstreaming Associates (CMA), offers classes for young adults (18+) with autism and other intellectual disabilities. All classes and activities take place on the Hofstra campus. The program allows young adults to have inclusive interactions with peers on campus, and to connect with many campus resources, based on their individual interests and career goals. Students will become acquainted with campus life by dining at the Mack Student Center; visiting the Hofstra Bookstore, the Hofstra University Museum, WRHU-88.7 FM (Radio Hofstra University) studios, and video studios; meeting with Hofstra’s athletic teams; and exploring the athletic facilities. A comprehensive social skills curriculum, which includes exercises and class discussions, as well as daily interactions with different student groups on campus, will help students feel comfortable in a campus setting. Call for more detailed information.NassauCAMPUS CONNECTIONSHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
CAREER ASSESSMENT AND COACHING CENTEROffers a center where students can meet with a career coach. Nassau BOCES is dedicated to preparing students of all ages and abilities for work and lifelong continuous career development and learning. Whether individually or in groups, career assessment and coaching is an essential first step to a solid, realistic Career Plan. Students can schedule their free session with a Career Coach and take an Interest Inventory and review the results with a counselor. Some Career Exploration activities recommended by the Career Coach will have a fee. Call for more detailed information and an appointment. NassauCAREER ASSESSMENT AND COACHING CENTERNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
CAREER DEVELOPMENTOffers courses in career development. Course offering includes: Finding a Pathway to a Successful Career and Life; Effective Job Search Planning; Networking; Resume Preparation; Job Search Letters That Get Results; Effective Interview Skills; and Interview Practice Session. Career courses and locations vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauCAREER DEVELOPMENTNEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
CENTER FOR NONPROFIT LEADERSHIPPromotes excellence in leadership by providing multifaceted resources that are responsive to the needs of the nonprofit sector. The Center offers programs and services for executive directors, boards of directors and new and emerging leaders and their organizations. The Center is committed to supporting and building leadership in underserved communities. The mission of the Center for Nonprofit Leadership is based on a belief that organizational effectiveness is achieved through excellence in leadership. Based in the School of Social Work at Adelphi University, the Center for Nonprofit Leadership offers services that focus on four areas: Leadership development, targeting new and emerging leaders; Leadership support, providing resources for current executive directors; Leadership transition, working with departing leaders and their organizations and Nonprofit governance, focusing on the crucial work of the board of directors and its leadership role that includes strategic planning and merger exploration. The Center for Nonprofit Leadership addresses both leader development (individual skills) and leadership development (organizational skills). The delivery models vary according to need and include formal training, peer-to-peer networking, mentoring and onsite programs. Call for more detailed information.NassauCENTER FOR NONPROFIT LEADERSHIPADELPHI UNIVERSITY
CENTER FOR WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENTEnhance your employees’ skills through customized training programs provided by subject specialists and experienced professionals from Nassau Community College’s Center for Workforce Development. We offer workforce training programs that will help your employees grow and your business thrive. Courses can be offered conveniently onsite at your location or on our beautiful campus. They can also be scheduled to meet the needs of your business and incorporate both credit bearing and non-credit courses. Courses are offered in the following topics: Communications; Critical Thinking; Project & Time Management; Customer Service; Leadership Essentials; Supervisory Skills; Human Resource Management; Workplace Literacy; Computer Literacy; English Language Skills; Spanish for the Workplace; Financial Management; Project Management and Industry Specific Offerings. Request more information by calling our training professionals at (516)572-7487 or sending an e-mail to cwd@ncc.edu.NassauCENTER FOR WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENTNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
CENTRAL SERVICE PROCESSING TECHNICIANOffers a program for those students who want to become a Central Service Processing Technician. Central Service Processing Technician, processes and sterilizes surgical instruments in hospitals, surgical centers and other health facilities. The course will help prepare entry-level technicians and refresh current technicians who want to earn certification from the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM). Scientific principles of processing, sterilization, storage, distribution and inventory control of medical and surgical instruments and equipment for the Operating Room, Emergency Room and other areas of the hospital or healthcare facility will be stressed. This program will cover the primary responsibilities of the technicians and provide the knowledge necessary to be successful in this important field. Study anatomy and physiology, microbiology, infection control, disinfection and sterilization procedures, surgical instrumentation, and packaging and management of patient care supplies and equipment. The coursework incorporates classroom and laboratory learning activities and resources and will include a 400-hour Clinical Internship to be scheduled upon completion of 160 classroom hours. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be eligible to take the IAHCSMM certification examination for Certified Central Service Technician. Call for more detailed information regarding prerequisites, fees and additional costs.SuffolkCENTRAL SERVICE PROCESSING TECHNICIANWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
CERTIFICATE AUTOCAD 2019Offers a certificate in AutoCAD as well as non-credit courses. This certificate is designed to build job mastery for the practicing construction professional architect, designer, engineer, programmer or technician. The courses presume no previous background in the use of AutoCAD however students who enroll in these classes are expected to have basic computer skills and know the basic principles of drafting. To earn the certificate in AutoCAD 2019 participants must complete all four courses. Courses may be taken individually for skill enhancement. NOTE: These courses are registered and approved by the AIA for professional continuing education, but are not approved for license renewal by the New York state licensing board for non-HSW credit. The courses include: AutoCAD Level I, AutoCAD Level II Part A, AutoCAD Level II Part B and AutoCAD III: 3-D Modeling and Rendering. Courses and course locations may vary each semester. Call for more information.NassauCERTIFICATE AUTOCAD 2019NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
CERTIFICATE IN 21ST CENTURY NOT-FOR-PROFIT MANAGEMENTOffers an 80-hour certificate in 21st Century Not-for-Profit Management. The program is designed for not-for profit administrators and staff, board members and volunteers, and individuals who may be interested in changing careers. Courses may also be taken on an individual basis without participating in the certificate program. Sample course offerings include: Fundamentals of Not-for-Profit Management; Building a Sustainable Fundraising Program; Not-for-Profit Financial and Legal Issues; Strategic 21st Century Marketing; Using Data and Research to Thrive and Grow; Grant Writing in a Challenging Economy; Creating a Major Gifts Program; Special Events Planning and Volunteer Management and 21st Century Fundraising and Awareness Initiatives. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauCERTIFICATE IN 21ST CENTURY NOT-FOR-PROFIT MANAGEMENTHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
CERTIFICATE IN ALCOHOLISM AND ADDICTIONS COUNSELINGOffers a 29 credit certificate program that is designed to prepare health, human services, human resources practitioners and psychology majors to provide counseling and referral services to persons affected by alcoholism, drug abuse and dependency. St. Joseph’s College has been granted Education/Training Provider status (# AI 0016 AL) by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) for the purposes of the Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC) examination process. Sample course offerings include Alcoholism, Addictions and Dependencies, Alcoholism and Addictions in the Family and Society, Principles of Alcoholism and Addictions Counseling, Alcoholism and Addictions Evaluations and Treatment Planning, Practicum in Alcoholism and Addictions Counseling I, II & III, Writing for Effective Communication and Library Research Strategies. Call for more detailed information or to speak with an admissions counselor.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN ALCOHOLISM AND ADDICTIONS COUNSELINGST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN BOOKKEEPING PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES USING QUICKBOOKSProvides you with the training required for a successful bookkeeping career. With convenient day and evening courses, you can earn your Bookkeeping Certificate and propel your career to new heights. This certificate program requires successful completion of four (4) required courses: Bookkeeping I; Bookkeeping II; Computerized Accounting Using Quickbooks and Excel for Accounting. Call for more detailed information.NassauCERTIFICATE IN BOOKKEEPING PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES USING QUICKBOOKSHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
CERTIFICATE IN COUNSELINGOffers a 12 credit certificate program that is designed to enable health and human services practitioners to apply essential counseling theory and techniques to meet client needs in a variety of institutional settings. Sample course offerings include: Principles of Counseling, Counseling Techniques; Mental Health and Crisis Intervention; Emotional/Behavioral Disturbance in Children and Youth; Child Abuse and Neglect; Alcoholism; Addictions and Dependencies; Family Counseling; Psychology of Personality and Abnormal Psychology. For more information call for a catalog or speak with an admissions counselor for specific requirements applicable to the certificate programs.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN COUNSELINGST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN CRIMINOLOGY/CRIMINAL JUSTICEOffers a 24 credit certificate program that is geared toward students interested in the field of criminal justice. Students will receive both theoretical and practical exposure to the system and will develop widely applicable skills in research design and data analysis. Sample course offerings include; Introductory Sociology; Criminal Justice Administration; Research Methods in Criminal Justice; Political and Civil Rights; Social Problems; Corrections; Criminology; Sociological Theory and Applied Statistics. For more information call for a catalog or speak with an admissions counsel for specific requirements applicable to the certificate program.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN CRIMINOLOGY/CRIMINAL JUSTICEST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENTOffers a focused course of study aimed at improving management in the health care area, this 15 credit certificate will provide practitioners with general management principles and will promote financial effectiveness, increased productivity, strategic planning and quality improvement. Sample course offerings include: Health Care Management; Health Care Delivery System; Health Care Finance and Economics Internships in Health Administration and Computer Applications in Health Administration. For more information call for a catalog or speak with an admissions counselor for specific requirements applicable to the certificate programs.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENTST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN HUMAN RESOURCESOffers a 15 credit certificate program which has as its purpose the successful management of human resources in support of organizational effectiveness. It is designed to provide specialized study of such personnel management activities as work analysis, staffing, training and development, employee appraisal, compensation, enhancement of work environment, and personnel law and labor relations. Sample course offerings include: Process of Management; Organizational Behavior; Human Resources Management; Human Resources Law and Advanced Human Resources Management. This program is also available as an online course. For more information call for a catalog or speak with an admissions counselor for specific requirements applicable to the certificate programs.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN HUMAN RESOURCESST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONSOffers a certificate which is designed to provide an introduction to the computer and its applications. Specifically, students will learn common uses of the microprocessor such as word processing, will develop essential programming skills, and will apply this knowledge to frequently encountered tasks within their professional areas. Sample course offerings include: Computer Applications I; Computer Applications II; Introduction to Computer Programming; Computer Programming; Business Systems and Design; Multimedia Applications and Advertising and Graphic Design. For more information call for a catalog or speak with an admissions counselor for specific requirements applicable to the certificate programs.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONSST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN INTERIOR DECORATIONOffers a certificate program for adults who desire to pursue either a new or an alternative career as an interior decorator. Upon successful completion of eight, 10-week courses, five required and three electives, students will be awarded the Certificate in Interior Decoration. Students must apply for the Certificate in Interior Decoration upon completion of the program. Students may also take individual courses for personal enrichment. Courses include: Design Where It All Begins; Basic Drafting for Interior Decorators; Interior Decorating and Applications I; Business Practices for Interior Decorators; Kitchens and Baths; Accessories; Fabrics and Materials; Revit and Interior Design; Space Planning: Residential; Color Workshop for Interior Decorators; Resource Sampler Workshop; Lighting; Window Fashions; Portfolio Workshop - Color Rendering; The History of Furniture; Practical Decorating; Feng Shui and Healthy Living for Designers; Basic Feng Shui; AutoCad for Interior Decorators and Designing Custom Closets & Home Office Spaces. An Advanced Certificate in Interior Decoration requires that a total of 12 courses from the program to be successfully completed. Courses and course locations may vary each semester. Call for more information.NassauCERTIFICATE IN INTERIOR DECORATIONNEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
CERTIFICATE IN LEADERSHIP AND SUPERVISIONOffers a 12 credit certificate program that is designed to improve supervisory and managerial effectiveness. Through selected courses and a case-study orientation, the participants will learn to apply prominent theories and practices in employee management and development to commonly encountered problems and situations. Sample course offerings include: Process of Management; Organizational Behavior; Human Resources Management; Labor Relations; Human Resource Law; Labor Economics; and Industrial Psychology. For more information call for a catalog or speak with an admissions counselor for specific management requirements applicable to the certificate programs.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN LEADERSHIP AND SUPERVISIONST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN LEADERSHIP & PROJECT MANAGEMENTOffers a program consisting of the Concepts of Project Management (COPM) 30 hours and Negotiation and People Skills (NAPS) 9 hours will be provided to executives and senior managers, departmental supervisors, IT project coordinators, healthcare administrators, facility managers, office managers, and communication-technology personnel skills to enhance and improve their team leadership and project management knowledge. Participants that complete both classes will be issued a certificate of completion equivalent to 35 hours of continuing education credits required by Project Management Institute (ww.PMI.org), so that participants can take an examination to obtain a PMI, CAPM, or PMP designation. Courses can also be taken individually. Course offerings include; Concepts of Project Management; Negotiation and People Skills and Certificate in Leadership and Project Management. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information. NassauCERTIFICATE IN LEADERSHIP & PROJECT MANAGEMENTNEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
CERTIFICATE IN MANAGEMENTOffers a 27 credit certificate program that has been designed to educate students for the management of organizations in the business, non-profit, or public sector the latter includes the operations of the Federal, state and local government. Sample course offerings include; Process of Management; Fundamentals of Financial Accounting; Organizational Behavior; Human Resources Management; Writing for Effective Communication; Computer Applications I and Introduction to Computer Programming. For more information call for a catalog or speak with an admissions counselor regarding requirements applicable to the certificate programs.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN MANAGEMENTST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN MARKETING, ADVERTISING, AND PUBLIC RELATIONSOffers a 12 credit certificate program that has been developed to provide essential knowledge and skills in the interrelated areas of marketing, advertising, and public relations. There are two components of the certificate program. The first is composed of three required courses and the second is an elective course which enables students to direct their learning in support of their professional objectives. Sample course offerings include: Marketing; Marketing, Promotion and Advertising; Public Relations; Consumer Motivation and Behavior; Marketing Research and Advertising and Graphic Design. For more information call for a catalog or speak with an admissions counselor for specific requirements applicable to the certificate programs.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN MARKETING, ADVERTISING, AND PUBLIC RELATIONSST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN RELIGIOUS STUDIESOffers a certificate which is intended to provide either matriculated or non-matriculated students with a background of sufficient depth to enable them to have the skills and knowledge necessary to meet leadership needs in church affiliated settings. The program is designed to prepare students for roles of leadership and service in such areas as religious education, youth ministry, social outreach, marriage preparation and family ministry. Eighteen credits are required to complete this certificate. Sample course offerings include: Belief and Unbelief in the Modern World; Quest for God; Adolescent Psychology; Introduction to Social Work; Sociology of the Family; Medieval Philosophy and Group Dynamics and Communication. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN RELIGIOUS STUDIESST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN RELIGIOUS STUDIESOffers an 18 credit certificate program which is intended to provide either matriculated or non-matriculated students with a background of sufficient depth to enable them to have the skills and knowledge necessary to meet leadership needs in church affiliated settings. The program is designed to prepare students for roles of leadership and service in such areas as religious education, youth ministry, social outreach, marriage preparation and family ministry. Sample course offerings include: Belief and Unbelief in the Modern World; Quest for God; Adolescent Psychology; Introduction to Social Work; Sociology of the Family; Medieval Philosophy and Group Dynamics and Communication. Call for more detailed information or to speak to a counselor.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN RELIGIOUS STUDIESST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE IN TECHNICAL WRITINGOffers a certificate program in Technical Writing. Technical writers are in high demand, earning excellent salaries even at entry-level. When you add our Technical Writing Certificate to your degree, you become instantly more marketable as someone who has the tools necessary to communicate in the modern workforce. Whether your field is engineering, computer science, architecture, graphic design, or health and medicine, our technical writing program will give you 21st Century communication skills in web content and design, social media, and technical writing that will complement your degree and catch employers' attention. Learn from professors with real-world experience and get hands-on experience through internships at high-tech companies on Long Island and in New York. We also offer courses in video game design, medical writing, and digital document creation, and will continue to expand our program to teach new skills as they emerge. The Technical Writing Certificate is available either as a standalone program or as an addition to any NYIT degree, requiring only 15 credits beyond core requirements. Call for more detailed information.NassauCERTIFICATE IN TECHNICAL WRITINGNEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
CERTIFICATE IN TRAINING AND STAFF DEVELOPMENTOffers a 12 credit certificate program that is designed to prepare practitioners to plan, implement, and evaluate education and training programs in a variety of institutional settings. Sample course offerings include: Introduction to Human Communication; Principles of Training and Staff Development; Training and Development Techniques and Practicum in Training and Development. For more information call for a catalog or speak with an admissions counselor for specific requirements applicable to the certificate program.SuffolkCERTIFICATE IN TRAINING AND STAFF DEVELOPMENTST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
CERTIFICATE REVIT ARCHITECTURE 2019Offers a certificate that is designed to build job mastery for the practicing construction professional architect, designer, engineer, programmer, or technician. The courses presume no previous background in the use of Revit, but those who enroll are expected to have basic computer skills and knowledge of the basic principles of drafting. To earn the certificate in Revit Architecture 2019, each participant must complete all three courses, which may be taken in different semesters. Courses also may be taken individually for skill enhancement. Course offerings include: Introduction to Revit; Intermediate Revit and Advanced Autodesk Revit Architecture. Courses vary each semester. Call for more details.NassauCERTIFICATE REVIT ARCHITECTURE 2019NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
CERTIFICATION AND LICENSING WORKSHOPSOffers workshops designed to meet the requirements of Chapter 544 New York State Law (1988), which requires many licensed professionals, teachers, and school administrators applying for the renewal of a license, registration, certificate or limited permit to complete coursework regarding child abuse, DASA and school violence. Fingerprinting is also required. To satisfy these requirements, SPD offers the following NYSED-approved workshops: Training in Identifying and Reporting Suspected Cases of Child Abuse and Maltreatment; Identification and Referral of Substance Abuse; Project Save (Prevention and Intervention of School Violence); Dignity for All Students Act (Training in Harassment, Bullying and Discrimination Prevention and Intervention); and Autism Workshop. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkCERTIFICATION AND LICENSING WORKSHOPSSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP)Offers residents of Nassau, Suffolk and Queens a unique Certified Financial Planner Program with a curriculum focused on developing 21st century financial planning skills. This intensive program prepares accountants, attorneys, bankers, insurance agents, brokers, security representatives and other professionals to better help their clients achieve their financial goals. In association with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc., Hofstra University Continuing Education also offers this program to prepare individuals with the educational requirements to qualify for the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) exam. To qualify for the exam, students must successfully complete seven courses. Sample Course offerings include: Fundamentals of Financial Planning; Risk and Insurance Planning; Investment Planning; Income Tax Planning; Employee Benefits and Retirement Planning; Estate Planning and Certified Financial Planning Capstone Case Applications. Call for more detailed information.NassauCERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP)HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
CERTIFIED NURSE ASSISTANTOffers instruction in basic nursing theory and skills necessary to provide care in hospitals, nursing homes, patient's home and other health care facilities. Course content is related to the safety, comfort and rehabilitation of patients. Students must maintain a 75% average before being recommended to participate in the clinical rotation. Upon successful course completion, students are prepared to sit for the NYS Nurse Assistant Certification Examination. (Additional fee payable to Commissioner of Health, NYSNA). A complete physical exam is required prior to the clinic. Students must have computer keyboarding skills and a social security number or tax ID in order to take the NYS Certification exam. Tuition includes cost of textbook, apron, patch and CPR certification. Call for more information.NassauCERTIFIED NURSE ASSISTANTNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
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
CHARTERED PROPERTY AND CASUALTY UNDERWRITERRecommended for experienced insurance personnel who have sufficient knowledge of insurance practices and some formal study of the insurance principles underlying those practices. This group includes individuals who have completed IIA associate designation programs, risk managers, safety professionals, accountants, attorneys, professors of finance and insurance, and recent graduates of schools of business, as well as other professionals whose jobs require an understanding of insurance contracts and functions. In this eight-course CPCU program, students gain a broad understanding of property casualty insurance with the choice of a commercial or personal lines concentration. To complete the education requirements, students must pass eight national examinations. The curriculum consists of four foundation courses; three from either the commercial or personal concentration, and one elective, to earn the CPCU designation. Foundation courses include: Foundations of Risk Management and Insurance; Insurance Operations; Business Law for Insurance Professionals; and Finance and Accounting for Insurance Professionals. Commercial Concentration courses include: Commercial Property Risk Management and Insurance; Commercial Liability Risk Management and Insurance and Survey of Personal Risk Management, Insurance and Financial Planning. Personal Concentration courses include: Personal Risk Management and Property-Liability Insurance; Personal Financial Planning and Survey of Commercial Risk Management and Insurance. Note: Study materials for CPCU courses should be ordered from The Institutes by calling (800) 644-2101. For more information about changes to the CPCU program visit www.theinstitutes.org.NassauCHARTERED PROPERTY AND CASUALTY UNDERWRITERHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
CISCO CERTIFIED ENTRY NETWORKING TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATEOffers a program that will prepare students to take the Cisco CCENT certification exam. The Cisco CCENT certification is one of the industry's leading certifications in Information and Communications Technology (ICT). Courses in the program will allow students to troubleshoot and configure Cisco routers and switches. Students will have the opportunity to work with enterprise grade Cisco equipment under the supervision of Cisco certified instructors. Sample course offerings include: IT Essentials; Data Communications and the Internet; Topics in Data Communications and Enterprise Networks and Routing and Switching Essentials. Call for more detailed information.NassauCISCO CERTIFIED ENTRY NETWORKING TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
CISCO NETWORKING ACADEMYDevelop workforce readiness skills and build a foundation for success in networking-related careers and degree programs. Learn skills to use immediately in your job and accelerate your ability to pursue advanced technology certifications. Learn practical CCNA Routing and Switching networking concepts from network applications to protocols and services. The new CCNA Routing and Switching (CCNA R&S) curriculum is fully aligned with the new CCENT and CCNA R&S certification exams. Students will progress from basic networking to more complex enterprise and theoretical networking models. Course offerings include: Networking Fundamentals; Cisco Introduction to Networks - Module 1; Cisco Routing and Switching Essentials – Module 2 and Cisco Scaling Networks – Module 3. CISCO Connecting Networks-Module IV- Hybrid. Not all Modules are offered each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkCISCO NETWORKING ACADEMYWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
CISCO NETWORKING ACADEMY PROGRAMProvides courses for successfully becoming a CCNA professional. We offer classes to help you pass both Part I and Part II of the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) exam. Cisco CCNA Certification Course Offerings include: Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part I; Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part II and CCNA Level – Real Life Hands-On Lab Experience. Call for more detailed information.NassauCISCO NETWORKING ACADEMY PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
CITIZENSHIPPrepare for the INS Citizen Exam. Classroom instruction and review are provided. Courses are offered at Wilson Tech-Dix Hills. Call for exact dates and times.SuffolkCITIZENSHIPWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT - INTENSIVEOffers an extensive hands-on instruction course so students will be prepared for employment in medical offices, hospitals, labs and other allied health related facilities. This course will cover front office skills, personal and professional skills, medical skills and computer skills. Patient communication and the role and ethical responsibilities of Medical Assistants will be covered and is necessary to achieve certification. Topics include infection control, safety, medical emergencies, human anatomy, medical terminology, assisting with physical exam, measuring vital signs, electrocardiography (EKG), hematology, phlebotomy, routine lab tests, and how to set up trays and sterilize instruments. This course includes live venipuncture and capillary puncture in class. An 80-hour clinical internship rotation will be provided and supervised. At the end of this course, students will be able to sit for the EKG, Phlebotomy and Medical Assistant Certification Exams, for an additional cost. Call for more detailed information.NassauCLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT - INTENSIVENASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
COMMUNITY EDUCATIONOffers courses in: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel Beginners and PowerPoint, Mature Driving, Defensive Driving, Money Management, Retirement Planning, Tax Preparations, Personal Enrichment, Foreign Language (Italian), SAT and Sports and Fitness, Music and Dance. Call for additional information.NassauCOMMUNITY EDUCATIONROCKVILLE CENTRE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
COMMUNITY EDUCATIONOffers courses in Personal Computers, Introduction to Microsoft Publisher, Advanced Microsoft Word, Introduction to Microsoft Publisher, arts and crafts, boating, Defensive Driving, sports, recreation, SAT Preparation, cooking, and dance.SuffolkCOMMUNITY EDUCATIONROCKY POINT UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAMOffers classes in money management, arts, crafts, stichery, dancing, computers, Internet, Spanish, Desktop Publishing, exercise, personal development, and writing. Course offerings vary each semester. Call for the most current classes.SuffolkCOMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAMHAMPTON BAYS UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAMOffers classes which may include: Dance, Gymnastics for Kindergarten, Yoga for Adults and Children, Painting for Children, Sports, Recreation, Music, Theatre, Trips, Defensive Driving, and SAT Preparation. Call for more information.SuffolkCOMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAMSHOREHAM-WADING RIVER CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
COMPUTER CENTER FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED PEOPLEOffers non-credit computer classes in a college environment for both beginners and experienced users, using the latest adaptive technology-speech synthesizers, print enlarging devices and braille printers, to help visually impaired people achieve their educational, professional and personal goals. It conducts research to explore innovative ways of using the computer to improve the quality of life for visually impaired people. Call for information.COMPUTER CENTER FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED PEOPLEBARUCH COLLEGE OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK
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 INFORMATION SYSTEMS – MICROCOMPUTER CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate in Computer Information Systems. Sample Course offerings include: Programming Logic and Problem Solving; Composition I; Introduction to Information Technology; Mathematics; Interpersonal Communications or Public Speaking; Operating System Management; Web Programming I; Data Communications and the Internet and Database Management. Additional Electives are required. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauCOMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS – MICROCOMPUTER CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in for those students who do not wish to work toward a degree. Students with experience in the computer field may be excused from specific required courses, but will have to take replacement courses instead. Courses include: Foundations of Computer Programming I & II, UNIX Operating System, Data Base, Data Communications, Management Information Systems, Systems Analysis and Design, Management Theories and Practices; Computers, Society, and Technology; and Accounting. Courses may vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkCOMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS CERTIFICATEFARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
COMPUTER REPAIR/CONSTRUCTION A+ PREPOffers courses in: Computer Electronics/Construction; A+ Certification Prep Part 1: Hardware and A+ Certification Prep Part 2: Operating Systems. Classes are preparation for the A+ Exams and are recommended but not required to sit for the exam. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkCOMPUTER REPAIR/CONSTRUCTION A+ PREPWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
COMPUTERS AND RELATED TECHNOLOGYOffers courses in: Computer Technology I, II, III & IV; Microsoft Access 2013 Level 1 LED; Microsoft Word 2013 Levels 1 & 2; Microsoft Word Level I & II LED; Microsoft Excel 2013 Levels 1,2,& 3; Microsoft Excel Level II & III LED; Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Level 1 LED; Quickbooks 2018 Levels 1 & 2; Office 2013-Overview; Outlook 2013 Level 1 LED; IPHONE/IPAD Made Simple All Levels; IPHONE/IPAD I, II, III & IV and and Create Your Website with Wordpress. Wilson Tech professionals can provide your business with onsite employee training in computer applications. Also offered is a CISCO Certification program. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkCOMPUTERS AND RELATED TECHNOLOGYWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
COMPUTER SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in Computer Programming for those students who do not wish to work toward a degree. Students with experience in the computer field may be excused from required courses but will have to take replacement courses instead. Courses include: Foundations of Programming I & II, UNIX Operating System, Data Communications; Computers, Society, and Technology; Introduction to Database Systems and Systems Analysis and Design. Courses may vary each semester. Call for detailed information.SuffolkCOMPUTER SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATEFARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
COMPUTER TECHNOLOGYOffers courses to meet the high demands in the workplace for people who can set up, repair, and maintain computer software, hardware and their technological components. Course offerings include: A+ Certification Core/OS Refresher; Computer Repair and Microsoft Excel. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Course selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkCOMPUTER TECHNOLOGYEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
CONSORTIUM FOR WORKER EDUCATIONOffers a variety of employment, education, training, retraining, and child care programs for union members, displaced workers, and public assistance recipients. CWE is a consortium of 46 NYC Central Labor Council affiliated unions and locals has a partnership with NYS AFL-CIO that expands outreach services to Long Island. Call for further information.CONSORTIUM FOR WORKER EDUCATIONCONSORTIUM FOR WORKER EDUCATION
CONSTRUCTION/HOME INSPECTIONOffers courses in: Blueprint Reading, Cabinetmaking-Introduction, Home Remodeling, Construction Estimating and Project Management, Ceramic Tile Basics, Carpentry Skills-Basic, OSHA 30 Hour Construction Safety Training. Also offered is a Home Inspection Licensing Certificate Program. This course is approved by the National Assn. of Home Inspectors and the National Assn of Certified Home Inspectors and meets the requirements of the NYS Home Inspection licensing law and helps you prepare for the certification exam. Wilson Tech also offers Home Inspection Construction Continuing Education For Licensed Home Inspectors. Please call 631-667-6000 ext. 320 if you have a group of 10 or more interested in taking a class. Sample Course offerings include:Home Inspection-Building Science; Personal Safety During Inspections; Residential Building Foundations; Roofs, Penetrations and Supports; Water, Moisture, Humidity, Grading and Site Drainage; Wood Frame Residential Decks & Common Causes of Deck Failure. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkCONSTRUCTION/HOME INSPECTIONWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
CONSTRUCTION TRADESOffers courses to meet the high demands in the workplace for people who can set up, repair, and maintain computer software, hardware and their technological components. Course offerings include: A+ Certification Core/OS Refresher; Graphic Design – Digital/Print Media Specialist; Introduction To Computers; Computer Repair and Microsoft Excel. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Course selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkCONSTRUCTION TRADESEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
CONSTRUCTION TRADES TRAINING PROGRAMOffers courses in construction trades/welding. Course offerings include: Welding Fundamentals and Qualifications; AWS Qualification Test Preparation; Blueprint Reading and Introduction to Welding Techniques. Important Information for Welding: Our certified welding inspector/welding educator through the AWS can prepare you for the following tests: Structural Steel and AWS 6G Pipe Qualification. These tests will prepare you for the New York City/New York State licensing. Further testing outside of Nassau BOCES Adult Career and Technical Education Training is required. Nassau BOCES is not an American Welding Society (AWS) accredited facility. Therefore, students will have to take their certification exams at an accredited facility. Call for more detailed information.NassauCONSTRUCTION TRADES/WELDINGNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers free courses in English as a Second Language (Beginner and Intermediate). Additional courses may include, but are not limited to Exercise, Recreation, Music, Sports, Personal Enrichment, Money Management, Defensive Driving, Arts & Crafts, Dog Obedience, Foreign Language (Spanish-Beginner & Intermediate), Keyboarding, Computers, Internet, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Introduction to Windows 95, Word, Introduction to Word, Cooking, SAT Preparation and Trips. Call for additional information.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATIONBALDWIN UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers free classes in English as a Second Language (ESL) and High School Equivalency Preparation (GED). Other tuition based classes offered in CPR (Infant and Children), Defensive Driving, Driver's Education, SAT Preparation, Boating Safety, New York State Young Boaters Course, Adoption, Exercise, Sports, Dance, Arts/Crafts/Stitchery, Cooking, Computers, Internet, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word, Personal Enrichment, Music, Retirement Planning, Estate Planning, Foreign Language (Spanish and Italian), Health Education, and T'ai Chi Chian. Classes vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure. Bellmore-Merrick School District also offers Nassau Community College Credit courses in English Composition, Developmental Psychology and Sociology. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATIONBELLMORE-MERRICK CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers classes in English as a Second Language (ESL), CPR, First Aid, Defensive Driving, SAT Preparation, Computers, Word Processing, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Cooking, Arts/Crafts/Stitchery, Dance, Exercise, Sports, Foreign Language (German, Italian & Spanish), Money Matters, Retirement Planning, and Medicaid. Classes vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATIONBETHPAGE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers free courses in: High School Equivalency (GED), English as a Second Language, Preparation for Citizenship and Adult Basic Education Pre-Equivalency. Also offers courses in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, Introduction to Word Processing, Microsoft Word, Music, Exercise, Dance, Foreign Language (French, Italian and Spanish), Arts, Crafts, Stitchery, Sign Language, Money Management, SAT Preparation, Cooking, Exercise, Retirement Counseling, and Recreation. Courses vary each semester. Call for the most current classes.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONBRENTWOOD UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers classes in Defensive Driving, Beginner & Intermediate Computers, Exercise, Bridge, Foreign Language (Spanish & French), Art, Knitting, and Exercise for Adults. Classes vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONCOLD SPRING HARBOR CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers courses, which may include Microsoft Word, Introduction to the Internet, Advanced Internet, Microsoft Word, Introduction to Excel, Personal Enrichment, Defensive Driving, Dancing, Money Management, Intro To Access, Foreign Languages (Italian-Beginner, Spanish-Beginner), Cooking, Exercise, CPR (Infant, Child and Adult), Microsoft Powerpoint, online classes and Trips. Call for additional information.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONCOMMACK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers classes which may include Defensive Driving, Computers, Digital Photography, Internet, Microsoft Word, Foreign Language (Italian for beginners and intermediate, and Spanish for beginners and intermediate), Arts/Crafts/Stitchery, Cooking, Sports, Recreation, Personal Enrichment, and Dance.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONEAST HAMPTON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers free courses in: English as a Second Language for Beginners and Intermediate, and High School Equivalency. Also offers other classes in Cooking, Defensive Driving, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Money Management, Personal Enrichment, Computers, Internet, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word (beginner), Money Management, Sat Preparation, Stress Management and Tai Chi Chaun.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATIONEAST MEADOW UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers courses in Computer Basics, Microsoft Word, Excel & Powerpoint (Beginner), Keyboarding, Music, Health, Personal Development, Foreign Language (Spanish, German & Italian), Notary Public, Arts & Crafts, Physical Fitness/Sports, Basic Boating, Field Trips, Defensive Driving, and S.A.T. Preparation. Call or check website for up to date list of classes and additional information.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATIONGARDEN CITY UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers courses in S.A.T. Preparation, Defensive Driving, Arts & Crafts, Bookkeeping, Civil Service Preparation, Medical Secretary, Windows 98 (Beginning and Intermediate), Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Cooking, Dance, Exercise, Sports, Money Management, CPR (Infants and Adult), Foreign Language (French, Italian, & Spanish), Personal Development, and Alzheimer's Day Program.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATIONHERRICKS UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers free courses in: High School Equivalency Adult Basic Education English as a Second Language Evening High School and the Career Resource Center. Also offers classes in: Defensive Driving Introduction to Computers Microsoft Word Money Management Sports Recreation Personal Development Dance SAT Preparation Arts/Crafts Trips. Classes vary. Call for more information.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATIONHICKSVILLE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers classes in Defensive Driving, Computers (Windows 98), E-Bay, Internet, English as a Second Language (ESL), Automobile Maintenance, Sports, Exercise, and Dance. In addition, the continuing education department sponsors Community Chorus and Island Trees Senior Citizens Programs. Courses vary each semester. Call for the most current class listing.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATIONISLAND TREES UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers free classes in: Adult Basic Education (ABE), High School Equivalency (HSE), English as a Second Language (ESL), and Literacy Counseling/Career Development Computer Assisted Instruction. Also offers courses in S.A.T. Preparation, Safe Driver Training (5 hour Pre-Licensing), CPR, Computers (Windows, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Cookery, Arts/Crafts, American Sign Language (ASL), Foreign Languages, Money Matters, Exercise/Fitness/Sports, Dance, and Boat Safety. Please call for schedule and brochure.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONLINDENHURST UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers classes in Music, Dance, Art/Crafts/Stitchery, Cooking, Foreign Language (Spanish), Boating, CPR, First Aid, Defensive Driving, Chi Kung, Hatha Yoga Beginners and Intermediate, Money Management, Computers, Introduction to Microsoft Excel, Introduction to Microsoft, Word for Windows, Microsoft Word for Windows Advanced, Internet, Adobe PhotoShop, Quicken, Powerpoint and Trips. Call or visit website for further information.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATIONLONG BEACH CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers free classes in Career Counseling, English as a Second Language, High School Equivalency,and Basic Education. Also offers courses in computers, Internet, computer keyboarding, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Internet, Keyboarding, Adobe Photoshop, Notary Public, CPR, Boating, arts/crafts/stichery, cooking, dance, defensive driving, money management, personal enrichment, music, sports, foreign language (Spanish- beginning and intermediate) and recreation. Many courses can be customized to fit your business needs. Call for more detailed information. Course offerings vary each semester.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONPATCHOGUE MEDFORD UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers the following courses: Adult Basic Education, English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), and preparation for High School Equivalency (Pre-GED and GED Program). Also offers courses in Defensive Driving, Dance, Cooking, Stress Management, Dog Obedience, Money Management, Sports, Recreation, Boating, College Essay Preparation, Interior Design, Arts/Crafts/Stitchery, Foreign Language, Gardening, Sculpture/Pottery, Hair Imaging, Parent Resource Center, Floral Workshop, Computers, Microsoft Access, Adobe Photoshop, and Web Page Design. Course offerings vary each year. Call for the most current list of courses.CONTINUING EDUCATIONPORT WASHINGTON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers free classes in: Adult Basic Education (ABE), Pre-High School Equivalency, High School Equivalency, English as a Second Language, Citizenship, Life Skills, Senior Citizen Computer Class, Computer Assisted Instruction and Career Counseling. Also offers courses in: Sports, Dance, Arts/Crafts/Stichery, Personal Enrichment, Cooking, Exercise, Computers, Women and Stress, Defensive Driving, Basic Sign Language, Foreign Language (French and Italian), Microsoft Word, Intermediate Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Excursions and Money Management. Classes may vary. Call for more information.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONSMITHTOWN CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers classes in SAT Preparation, Defensive Driving, English as a Second Language (ESL), Infant, Child & Adult CPR, Arts/Crafts/Stitchery, Computers (Keyboarding, Microsoft Excel, Internet, Microsoft Word), Cooking, Music/Dance, Foreign Language (Spanish, Italian), Bridge, Mah Jong, Gardening/Landscaping, Personal Enrichment, Retirement Planning, Money Matters, Finance/Investment, Estate Planning, Exercise, Boat Safety, and Sports. Classes vary each semester. Please call for details and a brochure.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATIONSYOSSET CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers courses in: Computers Microsoft Excel, Internet, Finance, Defensive Driving, Calligraphy, Painting, Woodcarving, Quilting, Floral Design, Drawing, Knitting, Upholstery, Bridge, Creative Writing, Ebay, Weight Loss, Notary Public, Smoking Cessation, Aerobics, Ballroom Dancing, Swing Dancing, Tennis, Volleyball, Yoga, Cooking, Sports, Recreation, Arts and Crafts, Personal Enrichment, Money Management, Exercise, and Personal Health courses. Courses vary each semester. Call for the most current class list.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONTHREE VILLAGE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers courses in: Defensive Driving, Money Management, Computers, Computers for Seniors, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Foreign Language Instruction, Yoga, Tai Chi, Personal Enrichment, Health and Well Being, Financial Management, Medical Receptionist, Medical Billing, Repair Your Computer, Boat Safety, Cooking, Arts and Crafts, CPR (infant and adult), Sports, Dance, and more. Course offerings vary each semester. Call for the most current list of class offerings.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONWEST BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATIONOffers courses in Introduction to Computers, Microsoft Word (Beginner and Intermediate), Microsoft Excel (Beginner and Intermediate), Powerpoint, Microsoft Publisher, Basic First Aid, Community CPR, Money Management, Arts and Crafts, Starting Your Own Business, Defensive Driving, SAT, Boating, music, Yoga, sports, dancing, fitness, and retirement planning. Call or visit website for the most current list of classes.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATIONWEST ISLIP UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATION AND HERRICKS EXTENSIONOffers free classes in English as a Second Language. Also offers classes in: Windows XP, Internet, Microsoft Word I & II, Microsoft Excel I, Microsoft Publisher, Quicken 2001, Digital Photography, Defensive Driving, Boating Safety, Notary Public, College Finance, Retirement Plans, Elder Law, Exercise, Yoga, Sports, Cooking, Foreign Language Instruction (Spanish), Personal Enrichment, Music, History, Literature, Arts/Crafts/Stichery, SAT Review, Trips and Games. Call for additional information.CONTINUING EDUCATION AND HERRICKS EXTENSIONROSLYN UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATION AND RECREATION PROGRAMOffers free courses in Adult Basic Literacy (ABL), American Citizenship Class, English as a Second Language, High School Equivalency, and Career Counseling. Also offers courses in Computers, Microsoft Word (Basics, Beginning and Intermediate), Microsoft Excel (Basics, Beginning, and Intermediate), SAT Preparation (Math and Verbal), Babysitting, Money Management, Cooking, Dance, Arts Crafts Stitchery, Defensive Driving, Foreign Language (American Sign Language, French, Italian & Spanish), Sports, Recreation and Excursions. Course offerings vary each semester. Call for the most current list of classes.SuffolkCONTINUING EDUCATION AND RECREATION PROGRAMNORTHPORT-EAST NORTHPORT UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS FOR INSURANCE AGENTS, BROKERS, AND CONSULTANTSHofstra University is an approved provider organization (approval number NYPO-100009) in the New York Insurance Department Continuing Education Program. The Insurance Law of 1992 requires that agents, brokers and consultants satisfactorily complete 15 credits of continuing education during each biennial licensing period. General course offerings include: The Story of Insurance: A History of Managing Risk (NYCR-245577); A New York History of Managing Risk for Agents and Brokers (NYCR-259114); Agents and Brokers Property and Casualty Refresher Class (NYCR-259115); Insurance Fraud and Abuse-the 21st Century Costly Crime (NYCR-259116); NY Workers' Compensation-Disability Laws and Procedures and Paid Family Leave Law-2017 (NYCR-259117); Paid Family Leave (PFL) (NYCR-259118) andWhat Agents and Brokers Need to Know for NY Statutory Coverage Compliance (NYCR-259119). All New York state-approved classroom courses will be eligible for use in satisfying the 50-percent classroom instruction requirement. But choose your courses carefully; not all courses are applicable to every license. If you are unsure, it is your responsibility to check with the New York State Insurance Department at (518) 474-6630 or www.ins.state.ny.us to verify which courses are required for your specific licensing needs. Each approved credit below represents a 50-minute hour; attendance is mandatory to achieve the required continuing education credits. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS FOR INSURANCE AGENTS, BROKERS, AND CONSULTANTSHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
CONTINUING EDUCATION FOR LICENSED SOCIAL WORKERSOffers continuing education courses for those in the social work field. Sample course offering includes: Fundamentals of Policy Change at a critical time for advocacy in relation to government policy and practice. Courses vary each semester. Call the Social Work Dept at (516)299-3924 for more detailed information.NassauCONTINUING EDUCATION FOR LICENSED SOCIAL WORKERSLIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
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 TRAININGHofstra University Continuing Education’s 21st Century Workplace Institute helps businesses create the right environment to attract and retain the best leaders, engage and motivate employees, and move their organizations forward to become more effective and profitable. The Institute offers customized corporate training programs that are focused on teaching employees the higher level cognitive and social skills that are so essential to thrive in the 21st century workplace. Your organization can choose from existing workshops and combine them in whatever way you wish or ask us to develop workshops that are specifically tailored to your organization’s needs. Call for more detailed information.NassauCORPORATE TRAININGHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
CORPORATE TRAININGOffers courses that can upgrade the skills and knowledge base of your workforce. You can obtain greater employee satisfaction and improved work performance through existing or custom-designed programs in AutoCAD, business, engineering or interior design, among other areas that meet your company’s needs. Flexible course schedules (days, evenings, or weekends) allow you to find a time that is best for you. Courses may be conducted at your facility or at our conveniently located campuses on Long Island and Manhattan. To find out how we can help with your corporate training needs, call (516)686-7491 or email jknowles@nyit.edu.NassauCORPORATE TRAININGNEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
CORPORATE TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR THE WORKPLACEOur cost effective training programs can be customized or tailored to meet your needs; and can be provided at your location or ours. Customized training is available for: new equipment; new staff and safety. Career and Continuing Education Courses include: Industry recognized credentials, Driver Training, Business & office management, Customer Service, and English Language Skills for Speakers of other Languages. Call about potential grant sources for your training needs. Call today for a consultation at 631-419-1609.SuffolkCORPORATE TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR THE WORKPLACEEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
COSMETOLOGY/APPEARANCE ENHANCEMENTOffers a Cosmetology master class taught by industry professionals and offers Onsite Salon experiences throughout your program. Additional opportunities to attend workshops, professional development seminars and Salon Expo's are also offered. The program has increased networking opportunities with owners, creating a pipeline to employment upon certification. Students will learn hair design, nail artistry, skin care, and basic men’s hair cutting in our modern salons, taught by New York State Board Examiners and Salon Experts. After successful completion of the 1000-hour course, students may take the Cosmetology New York State Licensing Exam. Classes meet Monday through Thursday evenings from 6-10pm. Also offered is a New York State License Exam Review/Refresher Course for students who have completed a 1000-hour New York State Licensing Course and need to review for the written and practical tests and/or obtained coursework/experience either outside of New York State or the United States. BOCES also offers a course for those students that have completed a portion of their hours in another approved program and wish to continue their hours and preparation for the Cosmetology State Board written and practical exam at the Adult Career and Technical Education Training Program. Please note, there is a minimum number of 100 hours required to register, regardless of how many hours students have received from another approved program. A copy of an official transcript is necessary to enroll in this program. Call for more detailed information regarding all courses that are offered.NassauCOSMETOLOGY/APPEARANCE ENHANCEMENTNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
COSMETOLOGY LICENSING COURSEOffers a Cosmetology Licensing Course for those with artistic flair. Cosmetology offers a wide variety of opportunities. Learn care of hair, skin, scalp and nails in this 1,000-hour program as you prepare for NYS licensing. Hair Extensions certification included. Students are required to purchase a cosmetology kit (approx. $456) and designated uniform. Information will be provided at registration by the counselor. Begin on the first school day of every module with approval of the counselor and instructor. Please call 631-261-3600 ext. 204 for registration. Financial aid available to those who qualify. The Western Suffolk BOCES Cosmetology and Esthetics programs offer salon services by appointment! Call for an appointment for an array of hairstyling services, from a simple cut and shampoo to a full head of highlights, and esthetics services such as specialized facials. Students pursuing licenses are supervised by instructors and provide salon-quality services at dramatically reduced prices. Cosmetology Salon Hours Wednesdays, 5:30-8 p.m., by appointment only; Thursdays and Fridays, 8 am and 12 noon walk-ins only Call 631-261-3600, ext. 249. Esthetics Salon Hours Thursdays and Fridays, 9-11 a.m., by appointment only, Call 631-261-3600, ext. 253. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkCOSMETOLOGY LICENSING COURSEWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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 ARTSOffers culinary courses in: Commercial Culinary Arts Program; Cake Decorating; Cooking Through Tuscany; Couples Culinary; Deceptively Delicious; Every Day Healthy Cooking; Fancy Finger Foods; French Culinary Basics; Holiday Baking; Introduction To Cooking; Introduction To French Pastries and Professional Baking. No prior experience is necessary. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkCULINARY ARTSEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
CULINARY ARTSOffers a variety of cooking courses. Sample course offerings include: Asian Fusion; Cakes and Tortes; Basic Sauces; Culinary Basics I, II, III and IV; Working with Herbs & Spices; Cake and Cupcake Decorating I, II & III; Fun Fruit Arrangements; Latin/Mexican Cuisine; Soups and Salads; Fundamentals of Baking and Curry. In addition Little Bites Demonstration Nights are offered which are mini culinary courses and you’re sure to improve your cooking skills. No Prior cooking experience necessary. Course offerings include: Indian-Portuguese Fusion; Indian-Chinese Fusion; Custard & Dessert Sauces; Healthy 30 Minute Meals; Herbs & Vegetables; Jams, Jellies & Preserves; Perfect Pastries; Soup’s On!; Swapsies; The Cookie Jar and Tapas & Little Plates. For All Culinary Courses, students must purchase ingredients and bring to first class. Call 631-667-6000, x320 for ingredient list before the first night of class. Courses vary each semester. Call for more information.SuffolkCULINARY ARTSWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
CULINARY CAREER ACADEMYOffers a 160-hour course which will prepare students for an exciting career in the world of Culinary. In 15 weeks, students will learn hands-on what it takes to be employed in a variety of entry-level culinary positions. This course will be taught by Professional Chefs in a state-of-the-art facility. Students will have Intensive training in the following 9 modules: Career Awareness Safety/Sanitation; Stocks, Soups & Sauces; Butchery Skills (Beef, Chicken & Pork); Fruits, Vegetables & Salads; Starches; Intro to Baking; Table Service; Short Order Cooking (Breakfast items) and Culinary Employment Skills. Student supplies include 7-piece knife set, apron, jacket, pants, 6 towels and hat. ServSafe exam is included. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauCULINARY CAREER ACADEMYNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
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
DANCEOffers dancing courses. Course offering includes: Ballroom Dancing for Social Occasions. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauDANCENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
DENTAL ASSISTANTOffers a course in Dental Assisting. This course provides the basic knowledge of dentistry and prepares you to function in a dental operatory and office setting. Topics covered include personal hygiene, administrative and communication skills, nutrition, office safety and office emergencies. In addition, this course covers all dental procedures, four handed dentistry, tray set-ups, infection control, sterilization, dental materials, preventive dentistry, radiology, dental anatomy and the oral cavity. Employment opportunities include working in dental offices, public health agencies, hospitals, dental supply companies and the military. Upon successful completion of the required program sequence, participants will receive a Barry Tech certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study.NassauDENTAL ASSISTANTNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY ACTIVITIESOffers free classes in: Basic Education High School Equivalency Citizenship English as a Second Language External Diploma Program (a competency based, non-instructional program for adults). Offers courses in: High School Academics (Sequential Math I, English, Biology, Chemistry) Dance Sports Recreation Money Management Defensive Driving Youth Activities Boating Citizenship Gardening and Tai-Chi-Chuan. In addition, Nassau Community College offers the following courses at Oceanside School #6: General Psychology and Business Mathematics. Courses from Nassau Community College vary.NassauDEPARTMENT OF COMMUNITY ACTIVITIESOCEANSIDE UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
DESKTOP PUBLISHING AND DESIGN-CERTIFICATEOffers a Desktop Publishing and Design Certificate Program. Sample course offerings includes: Principles of 2-Dimensional Design; Advertising Art; Graphics Design I; Photography I; Typography for Graphic Design; Digital Imaging; Computer Illustration; Graphic Design II; Graphic Design III and Portfolio Workshop. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauDESKTOP PUBLISHING AND DESIGN-CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHYOffers students the opportunity to learn the fascinating field of sonography including OB/GYN, abdomen, vascular, echocardiography, and breast ultrasound. This 24-month program integrates basic sciences, medical sciences and instruction in Diagnostic Sonography with supervised clinical experience in hospitals and doctors’ offices. Students gain valuable hands-on experience during clinical rotations. Successful completion of the program leads to a certificate that qualifies you to sit for the five registry examinations in Diagnostic Medical Sonography 60 days prior to graduation. This program is Accredited by the Commission of Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep. org; 25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33756; 727/210-2350) upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography. Courses begin in July. Call for more detailed information regarding prerequisites, fees and additional costs. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.SuffolkDIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHYWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
DISABILITY STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a certificate program in Disability Studies. Sample course offerings include: Personal and Family Health; Community Health; Biomedical Ethics; Psychology of the Exceptional Child; Abnormal Psychology or Perspectives on People with Disabilities; Applied Behavior Analysis: Field Experience I; Introduction to Developmental Disabilities; English Composition; General Psychology I; Infant and Toddlers; Adolescent Psychology; Child Development or Lifespan Human Development. Additional electives are required. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauDISABILITY STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
DRAFTING/AUTOCADOffers students courses in AutoCAD Beginner and AutoCad and 3D Modeling Intermediate. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkDRAFTING/AUTOCADWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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 EDUCATIONOffers a safe driving skills and defensive driving awareness program for students who wish to earn the MV 285 “Blue Card” which gives eligibility for 10%-15% discount on insurance premiums with most companies. This course qualifies those who successfully complete the course to apply for a senior driver's license at age 17. Courses and course locations may vary each semester. Call for more information.NassauDRIVER EDUCATIONNEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED 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
EDUCATIONAL COMPUTINGOffers a diversified area of study which is concerned with the design, implementation and assessment of computer-based technologies to enhance education and training. The certificate program prepares current and prospective teachers to use advanced technologies in learning and teaching, and helps business and industrial trainers and educators to develop and teach computer applications, multimedia technologies, and computer-based documentation. This certificate is offered in collaboration with the University's Department of Technology and Society, part of the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Courses from this program may also be used to fulfill requirements for the Master of Science degree in Technology Systems Management as well as for SPD's Master of Arts in Liberal Studies. Educational technology courses are offered in hybrid (classroom plus online instruction) formats, both on-campus an in our off-campus cohorts. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkEDUCATIONAL COMPUTINGSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
EKG / MONITOR TECHNICIANOffers a course that will help prepare students to work as an entry level EKG or monitor technician in hospitals, clinics, health related facilities and doctors’ offices. Learn to identify normal and pathologic heart rhythms and collect diagnostic quality recordings of the heart's electrical and mechanical activity. You will also learn to monitor a patient's cardiac function in a critical care or emergency room setting. Gain the knowledge and skills to assist doctors and nurses by recognizing and reporting changes in a patient's heart function. The curriculum includes cardiac anatomy and physiology, 12 lead and rhythm strip analysis lead placement and 12 lead EKG. Rhythm strip practice will enhance learning and clinical skills! You must earn a final grade of 90% to receive a certificate of completion. Call for more detailed information regarding prerequisites, fees and additional costs.SuffolkEKG / MONITOR TECHNICIANWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
ELECTRICALOffers courses in Electrical Installation I, Electrical Installation II, Electrical Motor Control, National Electrical Code and Test Preparation, Industrial Electricity and Motor Control-Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)-Advanced. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkELECTRICALWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS-ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANTProgram trains students to become a medical billing and coding specialist in a tuition free 14-15 week course.NassauELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS-ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANTLONG ISLAND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY CENTER
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT: GRADUATE CERTIFICATEEfficiently and effectively equips students with knowledge and skills that apply to every discipline and industry—in just one year. As recent events demonstrate, managers in organizations of all sizes and every region need to be prepared when an emergency strikes. Whatever your occupation, earning your Emergency Management Certificate online from Adelphi enables you to apply emergency management principles to your workplace, community and life.Emergency management touches every aspect of society. The foundational competencies that the online Graduate Certificate provide apply to fields including: Public health; Health care; Social sciences; Homeland security; Information technology; Environmental sciences; Engineering; Education; Travel and tourism; Real Estate; Insurance and Business. The broadly applicable all-hazards curriculum is developed and taught by Adelphi University faculty members, many with front-line experience managing major planned and unplanned events, including presidential visits, global meetings, terrorist attacks, health epidemics, aviation emergencies and natural disasters. They know that preparedness not only protects people’s livelihoods and property, it also saves lives, and they are committed to preparing the nation for increasingly inevitable emergencies—one student at a time. Earning the Certificate helps professionals achieve career goals that include moving into a senior management position or entering the emergency management profession from a related field. Our graduates not only immediately add value to their organization, they also meet a critical societal need for trained professionals who can prepare for and respond to any emergency. To learn more about Adelphi University’s online Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management call us at 888.252.4110 to talk with one of our enrollment counselors.NassauEMERGENCY MANAGEMENT: GRADUATE CERTIFICATEADELPHI UNIVERSITY - COLLEGE OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING STUDIES
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
EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN-EMTOffers a course designed to provide students with the essential education needed to render lifesaving care and maneuvers in a pre-hospital setting. This course is comprised of didactic presentations, team-based learning activities, practical skills sessions, patient simulation encounters, standardized patient encounters and clinical/field experiences. This program will prepare students to effectively render all available techniques of basic life support presently considered with the scope of care for a New York State Certified Emergency Medical Technician. In addition to the 159 classroom hours, students will complete 20-24 hours of clinical/field experience with as 1 twelve hour 9-1-1 ambulance tour or 1 Inter-facility ambulance tour (8-12 hours each). Students who successfully complete all aspects of this program will be eligible to participate in New York State and National Registry Practical & Written Examinations. In addition students will have also achieved credentials in the following disciplines: American Heart Association Basic Life Support; FEMA Introduction to Incident Command Systems (ICS 100) for Healthcare/Hospitals; FEMA Introduction to National Incident Management System (NIMS 700) and Hazardous Materials Response-Awareness Level. Call for more detailed information.NassauEMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN-EMTNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
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
ENERGY TECHNOLOGY ADVANCED CERTIFICATEOffers 18 credits of graduate coursework in energy technology and related areas which will lead to an Advanced Certificate in Energy Technology. Alternate sources of energy, experimental vehicles, automated energy control systems, and advanced resource recovery facilities have been developed in order to maximize the efficiency of energy utilization. Please call for more detailed information.NassauENERGY TECHNOLOGY ADVANCED CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
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
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
ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGEOffers classes for those who want to learn English. Learn English with classroom instruction for speaking, reading, and writing English. Includes citizenship and civic education. Courses are offered at various locations: Wilson Tech-Dix Hills, Huntington High School, Huntington Station Enrichment Center, Copiague Middle School, St. Martin of Tours Church, Walt Whitman High School, Wilson Tech-Farmingdale, Dolan Health Center, The Opening Word, and Family Service League. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGEWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
ENGLISH FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTSOffers a three-level program in English as a second language (ESL) for adults. The courses cover the skills of listening, speaking, reading, writing, and improvement of American English with a particular emphasis on academic English and vocabulary development.NassauENGLISH FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTSLONG ISLAND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY CENTER
ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGESOffers a three level, tuition free, 14 week course in English for speakers of other languages. Courses are offered in beginner, intermediate and advanced.NassauENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGESLONG ISLAND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY CENTER
ENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OR OTHER LANGUAGES (ESOL)Offers English conversation circles where students meet once a week to practice and improve their English language skills.NassauENGLISH FOR SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES (ESOL)E JOY COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTER, INC.
ENGLISH STUDY CERTIFICATETake any two of the following courses and receive a certificate in English Study. A certificate confirms successful completion of two courses (6 credits) within our program. Sample course offerings include: TOEFL/English Preparation; Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama and Critical Reading and Expository Writing. Call for more detailed information.NassauENGLISH STUDY CERTIFICATELIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
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
ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT ADVANCED CERTIFICATEOffers an 18-credit Advanced Certificate in Environmental Management that will broaden your knowledge of environmental issues and energy consumption. You will learn how to analyze and make decisions regarding oil, gas, and biofuels, while considering their regulatory, economic, and environmental impacts. Call for more detailed information.NassauENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT ADVANCED CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
ESTHETICS LICENSING COURSEOffers an Esthetics Licensing Course. Esthetics, the field of skin care and make-up, is now a specialty requiring a separate NYS license in Esthetics. This 600-hour course will cover anatomy and physiology, bacteriology, sterilization, structure and function of the skin, facial procedures, use of various machines, waxing, basic make-up techniques, and business practices. 30-hour Laser Hair Removal certification included. Students will prepare for the State Board examination. Uniform ($50), State exam fee ($70) not included in tuition. Begin on the first school day of every module with approval of the counselor and instructor. Please call 631-261-3600 ext. 204 for registration. Financial aid available to those who qualify. An additional course offering is Esthetics For Related Professionals. This course is foror licensed cosmetologists, massage therapists and nurses to enhance their understanding of skin care and prepare for the State Board exam for a license in Esthetics. Laser Training included. The Western Suffolk BOCES Cosmetology and Esthetics programs offer salon services by appointment! Call for an appointment for an array of hairstyling services, from a simple cut and shampoo to a full head of highlights, and esthetics services such as specialized facials. Students pursuing licenses are supervised by instructors and provide salon-quality services at dramatically reduced prices. Cosmetology Salon Hours Wednesdays, 5:30-8 p.m., by appointment only; Thursdays and Fridays, 8 am and 12 noon walk-ins only Call 631-261-3600, ext. 249. Esthetics Salon Hours Thursdays and Fridays, 9-11 a.m., by appointment only, Call 631-261-3600, ext. 253. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkESTHETICS LICENSING COURSEWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
EXAMINATION ASSISTANCEOffers courses for those taking entrance examinations. Course offerings include: SAT® Test Preparation; ACT® Test Preparation; GMAT® Test Preparation; GRE® Test Preparation; LSAT® Test Preparation and SAT/ACT Test Preparation. These courses are offered in collaboration with the Center for Legal Studies. Visit ttp://www.legalstudies.com/vendor/es-boces/. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkEXAMINATION ASSISTANCEEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
FACILITIES MANAGEMENT ADVANCED CERTIFICATEOffers an 18-credit Advanced Certificate in Facilities Management program which incorporates a hands-on approach to managing sophisticated lighting systems, building controls, air conditioning equipment, and other essential functions. You will learn how to control costs while maintaining safety, comfort, and performance standards. Call for more detailed information.NassauFACILITIES MANAGEMENT ADVANCED CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
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
FIRST AID & CPROffers First Aid and CPR courses. Course offerings include: BLS for Healthcare Providers, Heartsaver CPR-AED, ECSI (Emergency Care & Safety Institute) Sports First Aid & Injury Prevention-NYS Coaches; Infection Control / Preventing Disease Transmission and ASHI Basic First Aid. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkFIRST AID & CPRWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
FITNESSImprove your Flexibility, Strength & Spirit with a Dance or Fitness Class. Sample course offerings include: Ballroom, Latin & Swing Dancing; Chi Gong; Pound; Salsa Dancing; Gentle Yoga And Power Yoga. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkFITNESSWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
FLORALOffers classes in DIY Fresh Flower Arrangements. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkFLORALWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
FORENSIC LINGUISTICSOffers a course in Forensic Linguistics. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information. NassauFORENSIC LINGUISTICSHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
GENERAL CONTRACTING & CONSTRUCTION STANDARDS CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in General Contracting and Construction Standards. The program provides the understanding how a general contracting business operates and/or how to hire a general contractor or construction manager for a residential or commercial businesses project. This class provides a comprehensive approach to understanding the dynamics of the construction business structure including how to formulate a reputable company, review and prepare for the business plan; participate in a bidding process, understand the RFI, RFQ and RFP procedures; craft a proposal, purchase order, boilerplate contracts and custom contracts and use AIA contracts. You will also have an understanding of contract administration and risk management, providing you with an ability to reduce your legal costs and allow legal counselors to provide better contractual language to defend your company from lawsuit or defaults from clients. The class will also provide knowledge and tools to develop your project scheduling and planning protocols and procedures to monitor your construction labor, materials and profit margins. This course is registered and approved for professional continuing education for architects and engineers for license renewal. All class sessions must be attended for CE credit. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauGENERAL CONTRACTING & CONSTRUCTION STANDARDS CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
GEOLOGY OPEN NIGHT LECTURESOffers free night lectures usually on topics in the geosciences related to the current research of the faculty, staff and students of SUNY Stony Brook. These presentations are intended for: those interested in new developments in the sciences, earth science high school students and teachers, undergraduate and graduate students in geosciences and professional geologists. In-service credit is available for teachers attending the Geology Open Night Lectures. Lectures are held on select Fridays during the month in Lecture Room 001 in the Earth and Space Sciences Building. Usually four lectures a semester are scheduled. Some disability-related accommodations are available. Call the Department before 4pm to inform them of your requirements. There will be Refreshments and Demonstrations after the Geology Open Night Presentations. For further information and lectures dates and times contact the Department.SuffolkGEOLOGY OPEN NIGHT LECTURESSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY
GLOBAL HEALTH CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate in Global Health which immerses you in a challenging interdisciplinary curriculum and provides the opportunity to understand health policy, practice, and the significant health challenges facing the world’s underserved populations. Upon completion of this certificate program, you will be prepared to take on an exciting role in the field of public health anywhere in the world. The global health curriculum comprises: a core curriculum of courses on global health issues such as preventative health strategies, policy, infectious disease, cultural and socioeconomic gaps that affect delivery and quality of health care across the globe; a global health fieldwork, a 2-4 week program where students deliver health care services in a pre-approved supervised site and global health research, where students are asked to independently design an approved research project on global health under the supervision of Center for Global Health faculty. Call for more detailed information.   NassauGLOBAL HEALTH CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
GREAT NECK COMMUNITY EDUCATIONGNPS Community Education offers educational enrichment programs spanning a wide range of subject matter. We strive to provide opportunities for intellectual engamement and social connection. All are welcome.NassauGREAT NECK COMMUNITY EDUCATIONGREAT NECK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
GUEST SCHOLAR PROGRAMOffers the opportunity for Guest Scholars to audit courses for personal enrichment at Adelphi’s Garden City campus. The majority of the courses in the University are open to Guest Scholars, including but not limited to literature, social sciences, history and foreign language. Because there is no credit attached to the courses taken by a Guest Scholar there is no academic responsibility. Students who were previously or are currently enrolled as matriculated students at Adelphi University, but who have not graduated, are not eligible to enroll in this program. Courses for Guest Scholars are only available in the fall and spring semesters. Fees range from $75-$150 per course. You can register by completing the registration form and submitting it to College of Professional and Continuing Studies. In-person registration is also available by appointment. You may enroll in many courses offered at Adelphi. However, the following are not open to Guest Scholars: writing courses; art courses; Accounting I and II; graduate-level courses; performing arts courses; lab courses; honors courses and Communications. Call for more detailed information.NassauGUEST SCHOLAR PROGRAMADELPHI UNIVERSITY - COLLEGE OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING STUDIES
HAUPPAUGE EDUCATION AND CONFERENCE CENTERContinues the Adelphi University tradition of offering convenient, high quality college education to the community and strengthens Adelphi’s commitment to the future of Long Island. Hauppauge, a vital part of the area’s economy, is home to the second largest industrial park in the United States. The facility includes a 3,800 square foot conference center equipped with state-of-the-art conference rooms and a computer seminar room. The center can serve as a space for local area corporations, non-profit organizations, and school districts to conduct seminars, conferences, meetings, and professional symposia. Call for more detailed information regarding course offerings and conference facilities.SuffolkHAUPPAUGE EDUCATION AND CONFERENCE CENTERADELPHI UNIVERSITY
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 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
HEALTH CAREER TRAININGPrepares students for state or national certification exams in a variety of health related fields and careers including CNA, Pharmacy Technician, EMT, PTA, and HHA.NassauHEALTH CAREER TRAININGLONG ISLAND EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY CENTER
HEALTHCARE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a certificate program in Health Care Information Technology. Health Care Information Technology is the intersection of information science, computer science, and healthcare. A certificate is awarded upon successful completion of eight courses. The program’s online learning platform provides 24/7 access to the curriculum and interactive learning tools, allowing students to study on a schedule that fits their individual lifestyles. Each course features approximately 24 hours of material. Students are encouraged to spend at least four hours a week on course work to complete the course in a timely fashion. Course offerings and electives include: Introduction to Healthcare Studies; Java Programming; Data Management Systems; Introduction to Health Care Information Technology (HIT); Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Implementation; Healthcare Data Warehousing & Analytics; Security, Privacy, and Regulation Issues in HIT; Health IT Projects: Processes, Controls and Quality and Fundamentals of Health Informatics. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauHEALTHCARE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY 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
HEALTH SCIENCESOffers courses in Dental Chairside Assistant; EKG Technician; Clinical Medical Assistant; Home Health Aide; Nurse Assistant; Phlebotomy; Practical Nursing Program; Medical Office Biller/Coder ICD-10; Prep Course For Nurse Entrance Exam; Nurse Entrance Exam; Clinical Medical Assistant Review Class; Physical Therapy Aide; Anatomy and Physiology for the Health Care Worker; Certified Personal Trainer; Reiki 1 Practitioner and Mindful Meditation. After completing the required amount of hours of training some courses above offer certification. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County in the day as well as the evening. Selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkHEALTH SCIENCESEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
HEATING SYSTEMS SERVICE TECHNICIANOffers courses in: Plumbing I, Gas Burner, Solar Hot Water Heating and Hydronics. Upon successful completion of the required program sequence, participants will receive a Certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauHEATING SYSTEMS SERVICE TECHNICIANNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
HEATING, VENTILATION, AIR CONDITIONING (HVAC)Offers courses in: Boiler Installation; Gas Burner Systems Introduction; Oil Burner Service I & II; Refrigeration/Air Conditioning I & II; and Refrigerant Transition and Recovery Certification Review and Exam and Refrigerant Transition and Recovery Certification Exam Only. Western Suffolk BOCES is an approved technical and trade school/Adult Education School with NORA (National Oil Research Alliance) and OESP (Oil & Energy Service Professionals). After successful completion of Oil Burner I & II, students are qualified to take NORA Bronze Certification exam. If students successfully complete Oil Burner I & II and Boiler Installation and have three years of certifiable field experience, they are qualified to take NORA Silver Certification exam. Instructor will provide information. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkHEATING, VENTILATION, AIR CONDITIONING (HVAC)WILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
HEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR CERTIFICATEOffers certificate program that will the immerse the student in a real construction environment with a consistent emphasis on recognizing safe conditions and safe acts. Included in the 84-hour course curriculum is a 12-hour dedicated safety course as well as daily safety “tool box” meetings. The course teaches the student how to operate a machines and about practical applications, including: trenching, transport rigging, loading and securing cargo, demolition, tree removal, asphalt/concrete removal, blueprint reading, and the use and applications of a transit (theodolite). Each certificate is divided into four 21-hour modules, level 1 through 4, for each piece of equipment, backhoe, excavator, payloader, bulldozer and Skid-Steer, Focusing on a number of aspects of heavy equipment operation. Each 21-hour module may be taken individually. The safety course subject matter is comprehensive and tailored to the module subject matter as the course progresses. The aspects of driving heavy equipment machines on the public roadway will also be addressed. Student evaluations are performed through a Skills Check Sheet System. Students are given ample time to hone their skills on all tasks presented. Call for more detailed information.NassauHEAVY EQUIPMENT OPERATOR CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL OF EXTENDED EDUCATION
HIGHER EDUCATION ADMINISTRATIONOffers an 18-credit program that can be taken after completing a bachelor's, master's, or other advanced degree. It is a good option for someone who may not want to complete the full 36-credit master's degree, but would like to develop a solid background and skills in the higher education and student affairs field. Current and upcoming course offerings are updated for every semester and can be found on the HEA Course Schedule webpage. The AGC program has two components: Completion of the following four (4) core classes and Completion of two (2) HEA electives. This program is available completely online. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkHIGHER EDUCATION ADMINISTRATIONSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
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
HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY PREPARATION (HSE)Offers high school equivalency and literacy programs. Prepare to earn a New York State Equivalency Diploma by successfully completing the New York State Testing Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC™) exam. Instruction is based on the content of the test, which includes Math, Reading, Writing, Social Studies and Science. All classes provide job readiness training - resumes, job applications, soft skills and onsite weekly career training workshops on various topics that include business and finance, computer technology, health literacy, debt management, and financial literacy. Please note that you need to be 21 years of age or over and that we require a registration fee. Also offered is the National External Diploma Program (NEDP) which is an applied performance assessment system that evaluates reading, writing, math and workforce readiness skills of participants in life and work contexts. Students who successfully complete the program are awarded a local high school diploma. This program assesses high school level skills awarding a New York State High School Equivalency diploma so graduates can meet their academic and career goals. It is designed for self-directed students with life and work experiences and a general familiarity with the computer. It offers flexible scheduling and confidentiality and evaluates 70 competencies in ten content areas including Financial Literacy, Health Literacy, Civic Literacy, Geography, History, Science, and Twenty-First Century Workplace. It also assesses competencies that are based on skills outlined in the Common Core College and Career Readiness standards. In addition BOCES offers TABE ASSESSMENT. They also provide individual TABE assessment testing in Reading and Mathematics for adults who hold a high school diploma and seek to have the test forwarded to a technical, vocational or law enforcement program. Call (631) 233-4425 or (631) 369-7570 for more detailed information.SuffolkHIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY PREPARATION (HSE)EASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
HOFSTRA TEST PREPARATIONOffers customized, affordable, comprehensive test preparation courses for people with busy schedules. Certified instructors target individual as well as common group weaknesses to help you significantly improve your scores. You will take official "retired" tests, receive additional practice tests, review subject content (math and verbal), and learn test-taking strategies and skills. General Review Areas include: Pre-Collegiate and Professional Exam Review Areas including: Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA); Microsoft .Net Framework 2.0—Application Development Foundation (MCTS Exam 70-536); Oracle 11g Certified Professional and Personal Trainer Certification. Also Offered: KAPLAN TEST PREP AND ADMISSIONS (www.kaptest.com), a division of Kaplan, Inc., is the premier provider of educational and career services for individuals, schools and businesses. For more than 70 years, Kaplan has helped students score higher on standardized tests, apply for and gain acceptance to top graduate programs, and successfully launch their professional careers. Kaplan's comprehensive preparation courses include the most realistic practice, our exclusive Smart Reports technology, high-quality study materials, and high-scoring teachers. All of our courses are back by our exclusive Higher Score Guarantee (for details, visit www.kaptest.com/hsg. Kaplan offers classes for GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, DAT, OAT, NCLEX, PCAT, and P/SAT on campus at Hofstra University. For complete schedules, visit www.kaptest.com, or call today at1-800-KAP-TEST. In addition, The Princeton Review offers thorough and effective test preparation courses. Their intensive courses provide full-length practice tests with comprehensive computer analysis of performance, personalized attention in small classes (8 to 15 students) grouped by shared strengths and weaknesses, free extra help and unmatched, verified score improvements with guaranteed results. For complete schedule or to register for courses, contact The Princeton Review directly at (800) 2REVIEW (273-8439) or visit www.princetonreview.com. All Princeton Review Courses are held on the campus of Hofstra University. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauHOFSTRA TEST PREPARATIONHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
HOLISTIC HEALTH & WELLNESSOffers students the opportunity to learn the basics of Aromatherapy and create take-home products from each course, along with the knowledge and ability to make these products again and again on your own. Each one-session class meets 6:30-9:30pm at the Dix Hills Campus. Sample course offerings include: Students Wellness Arsenal; Chemical Free Spring Clean Up; Keeping Joints & Muscles Happy — And Moving; Taming Tantrums For Kids; Pounding Head Relief; Cooking With Essential Oils; Spring Fresh; Mothers’ Day Gifts With Essential Oils; Perfect Gifts For Expectant Parents; Healthy, Dewy Skin; Chase Toxins Away; Anti-Aging; Aromatherapy & You: Healthy Lifestyle Choices And Sleep Peacefully & Balance Emotions. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed Information.SuffolkHOLISTIC HEALTH & WELLNESSWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
HOME AND GARDENOffers courses in: Finishing Touches: Reinventing Your Space; Floral Design; Home Design From Floor To Ceiling: Re-Design, Re-Image; Irrigation Systems; Landscape Design And Maintenance and Home Design: Wall To Wall. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkHOME AND GARDENEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
HOME INSPECTION LICENSEOffered is a Home Inspection Licensing Certificate Program. This course is approved by the National Assn. of Home Inspectors and the National Assn of Certified Home Inspectors and meets the requirements of the NYS Home Inspection licensing law and helps you prepare for the certification exam. 100 hours of classroom study and 40 hours of in-field experience (approx. 10 home inspections on weekends) plus homework assignments and final exam. 100% attendance is mandatory by state law. A background in engineering, construction, or trades (electrical, heating and plumbing) is helpful but not mandatory. Tuition includes onsite inspection forms, and floor protectors (booties). Students will be asked to volunteer their homes for inspection. After completing course and passing the NYS exam, you must apply to the state with a nonrefundable $250 fee. Wilson Tech also offers Home Inspection Construction Continuing Education For Licensed Home Inspectors. Please call 631-667-6000 ext. 320 if you have a group of 10 or more interested in taking a class. Sample Course offerings include:Home Inspection-Building Science; Personal Safety During Inspections; Residential Building Foundations; Roofs, Penetrations and Supports; Water, Moisture, Humidity, Grading and Site Drainage; Wood Frame Residential Decks & Common Causes of Deck Failure. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkHOME INSPECTION LICENSEWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ADVANCED CERTIFICATEOffers an Advanced Certificate Program in Human Resources Management. This certificate will increase the value you bring to an organization by earning an advanced graduate certificate in human resources. Our professors have decades of industry experience and will teach you how to apply valuable human resource and labor relations solutions on the job. In most cases, students may apply courses completed in this program toward requirements for the M.S. degree in Human Resource Management and Labor Relations. Coursework includes: strategic human resource management; employment and labor law and policy; employee relations and collective bargaining; management of compensation/employee benefits; talent management and training and development of human resources. Call for more detailed information.NassauHUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ADVANCED CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT - CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program that offers individuals the opportunity to pursue a career in the field of human resources management. Graduates of the program become eligible for positions in a variety of business entities, including corporations, not-for-profit institutions, and government agencies in both domestic and international markets. Sample course offerings include: Foundations of Human Resources I; Foundations of Human Resources II; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Human Resources Metrics and Financial Impacts; Strategic HR Management; Global Workforce Management; Compensation and Benefits Management; Employment Law; Organizational Behavior; and Managing Career Transitions. Call for more detailed information.NassauHUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT - CERTIFICATELIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
HUNTER BUSINESS SCHOOLProvides quality career training through intensive and innovative programs. Our professional, career-focused vocational programs, developed with industry input and adapted to the 21st century workplace, will provide students with the technical skills and abilities they need in the health care, business, and technical professions. Hunter Business School is an educational institution accredited by the Commission on Secondary Schools, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA-CESS). The Medical Assistant and Ultrasound programs have been additionally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP). Students receive valuable and practical training in the school’s well equipped skills labs. Medical Assistant, Nursing, and Ultrasound students are exposed to supervised, real-world working experience during clinical rotations. Hunter Business School’s small classes mean a high faculty-to-student ratio that provides more one-on-one time for each student. If paying for school is a concern, Hunter Business School’s Financial Aid counselors will meet with students one-on-one to review all their options. Committed faculty, with years of work experience in the fields students are looking to enter, bring their professional knowledge and skills into the classroom. Since many students may hold day jobs, Hunter Business School also offers a full schedule of classes taught in the evening to allow them to work or continue a professional career while pursuing an education and making it possible for them to achieve their goals on their own terms. Hunter Business School, with its highest job placement rates in the Long Island area, offers personal, ongoing career assistance to its students and graduates to obtain full-time positions that are best suited to their educational specialty, interests, and abilities. Job placement assistance is lifetime for graduates. At Hunter Business School, students are prepared for a rewarding new career in the shortest amount of time without sacrificing the quality and depth of the training experience. This means they can complete their training sooner than one might think. With campuses in both Nassau and Suffolk Counties, close to all major roadways, getting to school has never been easier. Call for more detailed information. NassauHUNTER BUSINESS SCHOOLHUNTER BUSINESS SCHOOL
HUNTER BUSINESS SCHOOLProvides quality career training through intensive and innovative programs. Our professional, career-focused vocational programs, developed with industry input and adapted to the 21st century workplace, will provide students with the technical skills and abilities they need in the health care, business, and technical professions. Hunter Business School is an educational institution accredited by the Commission on Secondary Schools, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA-CESS). The Medical Assistant and Ultrasound programs have been additionally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP). Students receive valuable and practical training in the school’s well equipped skills labs. Medical Assistant, Nursing, and Ultrasound students are exposed to supervised, real-world working experience during clinical rotations. Hunter Business School’s small classes mean a high faculty-to-student ratio that provides more one-on-one time for each student. If paying for school is a concern, Hunter Business School’s Financial Aid counselors will meet with students one-on-one to review all their options. Committed faculty, with years of work experience in the fields students are looking to enter, bring their professional knowledge and skills into the classroom. Since many students may hold day jobs, Hunter Business School also offers a full schedule of classes taught in the evening to allow them to work or continue a professional career while pursuing an education and making it possible for them to achieve their goals on their own terms. Hunter Business School, with its highest job placement rates in the Long Island area, offers personal, ongoing career assistance to its students and graduates to obtain full-time positions that are best suited to their educational specialty, interests, and abilities. Job placement assistance is lifetime for graduates. At Hunter Business School, students are prepared for a rewarding new career in the shortest amount of time without sacrificing the quality and depth of the training experience. This means they can complete their training sooner than one might think. With campuses in both Nassau and Suffolk Counties, close to all major roadways, getting to school has never been easier. Call for more detailed information. SuffolkHUNTER BUSINESS SCHOOLHUNTER BUSINESS SCHOOL
HUTTON HOUSE LECTURESNearly 5,000 senior adults attracted every year to our non-credit enrichment program taught at Lorber Hall, former mansion of W.E. Hutton II, on the campus of LIU Post. We offer an outstanding array of courses -- more than 160 of classes in art, music, philosophy, history, literature and political science. It’s like a small liberal arts college without tests or homework, all taught by an exceptional staff of warm and supportive of professors. Convenient parking and an ambient setting. Register for classes which are continuously available on a quarterly basis, but fill up quickly. Call for more detailed information.NassauHUTTON HOUSE LECTURESLIU POST
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
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
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY/MEDIA ARTSOffers the following computer courses: Computer Repair I and Computer Repair II which upon successful completion of the required program sequence, students will have obtained sufficient operating system and product knowledge to sit for the nationally recognized A+ Certification exam. (Student is responsible for arrangements and exam fee). Also offered are Digital Design Introduction; Digital Design for Business and Introduction to Garment Construction. Call for detailed information.NassauINFORMATION TECHNOLOGY/MEDIA ARTSNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
INFRASTRUCTURE SECURITY MANAGEMENT ADVANCED CERTIFICATEOffers an 18-credit Advanced Certificate in Infrastructure Security Management program which provides you with the skills necessary to identify security concerns and develop effective responses to protect an organization’s facilities and infrastructures. You’ll learn how professionals use advanced technology for fire protection, crime prevention, and environmental monitoring to ensure that critical systems are fully operational and in compliance with regulatory requirements. Call for more detailed information.NassauINFRASTRUCTURE SECURITY MANAGEMENT ADVANCED CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
INSERVICE AND REQUIRED CERTIFICATION COURSESOver 300 graduate, inservice and audit courses held annually for teachers and administrators.SuffolkINSERVICE AND REQUIRED CERTIFICATION COURSESSCOPE EDUCATION SERVICES
INSTITUTE FOR ADULT EDUCATIONProvides EnL/ESOL classes, computer training, GED preparation, financial literacy and life skills classes.NassauINSTITUTE FOR ADULT EDUCATIONLA FUERZA UNIDA, INC.
INSTITUTE FOR LEARNING IN RETIREMENTProvides an opportunity to enjoy active learning while meeting wonderful new people of similar age and with varied interests. There is no long-term commitment. Study groups meet for two hours once a week during the day, for either four or eight weeks. A lecture series – sixteen lectures per year – presented by experts with various backgrounds is available as well as courses, workshops, trips and study groups. Assorted extras include: attendance at College cultural events, an ILR membership newsletter, special events, tours, workshops, socials and an annual breakfast and luncheon. A membership fee is required to belong. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkINSTITUTE FOR LEARNING IN RETIREMENTFARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
INSURANCE LICENSINGCourses include: Insurance Brokers Qualifying Course (99-hour Qualify course) and Property & Casualty Cram Course. These courses meet the requirements for the New York State Insurance License Examination. Call for more information.NassauINSURANCE LICENSINGHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
INTERIOR DESIGN AND DECORATIONOffers a program for those students who are interested in learning about interior design and decoration for their own personal enrichment or for an entry level job in interior design-related fields. This program can enable you to save time, money and costly errors on your own projects and provide a solid foundation of knowledge for those seeking employment in this field. To earn the certificate in Interior Design and Decoration, students must successfully complete eight courses (six required courses and two electives). Sample course offerings include: Introduction to Interior Design and Decoration, Concepts and Elements; History of Furnishings; Materials and Trades; Color Theory and Media; Computer Aided Design; Lighting; Perspective Drawing; Introduction To Revit Architecture BIM (Building Information Modeling); Freehand Drawing; Business Practices and Procedures; Sources and Showrooms; Window Fashions; Accessories and Drafting, Residential Design. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauINTERIOR DESIGN AND DECORATIONLIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
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
INTRODUCTION TO BOOK-KEEPING FUNDAMENTALS - CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate in: Introduction to Book-Keeping Fundamentals. The course will discuss: Top Level View of a Multi-Department Large Organization; Top Level View of Year-End Financial Accounts of a Large Organization; Types of Business Organizations; Three Golden Rules of Book-Keeping for Three Golden Pillars; Principals Governing Financial Statements; Double Entry Book-Keeping; Debits and Credits; Charts of Accounts; Trial Balance; General Ledger; Cash Basis v/s Accrual Basis v/s Hybrid and Accounting Cycles. Call for more detailed information.NassauINTRODUCTION TO BOOK-KEEPING FUNDAMENTALS - CERTIFICATELIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
INTRO TO DIESEL ENGINESOffers a 60-hour course which will consist of 4 main Diesel modules required to become employable in working on diesel engines. This course will provide students with the information and hands-on training on Cummins Diesel Equipment and accessories. Highlights of the Program of the program include: Offered in Fall and Winter (Spring will be part of Automotive Institute program.); Become ASE Light Diesel certified; The following 4 areas will be covered: Diesel engine familiarization; Diesel fuel system operation; Diesel after-treatment systems troubleshooting and Diesel after-treatment systems operation. These courses will be taught by Diesel Auto motive industry professionals. Call for more detailed information.NassauINTRO TO DIESEL ENGINESNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
LABOR STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a certificate program designed to offer students a solid background in the multiple perspectives on and analytical approaches to employment issues in an international context. In the process, students also have opportunities to acquire valuable analytic and communication skills that have become essential today for professional advancement. After completing a program in Labor Studies, job-seeking graduates invariably find this training a great asset for a wide range of careers in business (particularly human resources), nonprofit organizations, government, labor law, arbitration, teaching, and labor unions. The program also prepares students for graduate programs in labor and industrial relations and in related areas of business, education, law, public administration, and the social sciences. Labor Studies sample course offerings include: Introduction to Labor Studies; Women in the Labor Movement; Labor Economics and Labor and Employment Law. Call for more detailed information.NassauLABOR STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
LANDSCAPE DESIGNOffers courses in Landscape Design. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkLANDSCAPE DESIGNWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
LANGUAGESOffers courses Spanish. Courses vary each semester. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkLANGUAGESEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
LEGALNURSE CONSULTANT TRAININGOffers an exciting program that prepares Registered Nurses and Physician's Assistants for a career in the legal field as legal nurse consultants. This course provides the RN and PA with the fundamental skills necessary to advise law firms, health care providers, insurance companies and governmental agencies regarding medically related issues and to appear in court as an expert witness. The course presents legal concepts related to the health care industry, as well as the role a legal nurse consultant might play in litigation areas such as medical malpractice, toxic torts, products liability, wrongful death, criminal law, and workers' compensation. Any RN or PA interested in entering the legal field can benefit from the education provided by this course. This program is available in live lecture and online formats. If you would like additional information on this program, please call the Center for Legal Studies at 1-800-522-7737. Please call for more information.SuffolkLEGALNURSE CONSULTANT TRAININGSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
LIVING WORLD LECTURESOffers free public lectures on select Fridays in Lecture room 001 of the Earth and Space Sciences Building during the academic school year at 7:30pm. Usually four lectures a semester are scheduled. Lectures are based on the current research of the faculty, staff and students of Stony Brook as well as areas of interest from the public. In-service credit for teachers attending these lectures is also available. Try to be early for these lectures, increasing popularity of this series has seen the lecture hall full on occasion. Some disability-related accommodations are available. Call the Department before 4pm to inform them of your requirements. For further information and lectures dates and times contact the Department.SuffolkLIVING WORLD LECTURESSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY
MANAGEMENT AND LEADERSHIP – CERTIFICATEOffers the Leadership Training Program which is a fast-track certification program in which students are subjected to a rigorous, research-driven, MBA-style education over the course of 20-weeks. Acquiring a powerful leadership education can aid in career advancements and help to excel professionals in their current positions. This program is slightly longer than one traditional college semester and prepares today’s middle-line managers, educators, entrepreneurs, and other administrative personnel for real-world organizational issues – equipping students with the knowledge to identify problems and construct optimal solutions as well as apply, delegate, and deliver visionary leadership and perform critical decision-making. The Certificate in Management and Leadership is a superb choice for professionals who seek to strengthen their general leadership skills and obtain new, scientific knowledge in order to become total quality managers and change leaders who are strategic and organized – ready to cultivate relationships, improve productivity, performance and the well-being of themselves, their staff, consumers, and overall work climate. Sample course offerings include: Leader Communication Redeveloped; The Brain and Behavior: The Science Behind Training and Learning; Industrial Psychology and Leadership: The Role of the Change-Leader; Conducting Research and Measuring Program Efficacy and Management and Leadership Challenges and Solutions. Call for more detailed information.NassauMANAGEMENT AND LEADERSHIP – CERTIFICATELIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in Management. Courses include: Introduction to Business; Accounting I; Accounting II; Marketing Principles; Business Communications; Management Theory and Practices; Corporate Finance and Personnel/Human Resources Management. Courses may vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkMANAGEMENT CERTIFICATEFARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
MARINEOffers Marine courses. Sample course offering includes: Marine Engines & Systems. Offers a program, Marine Technical Specialist so students can learn the skills they will need to work in the recreational boating industry as a qualified marine technician who can service boats, boat engines and related systems as well as boat yard operations. Wilson Tech’s program addresses the rapid advances in marine propulsion technology that now demand a high level of competency and training. Those earning certificates from Wilson Tech will be well-prepared for employment opportunities in boat yards, marinas, and engine repair facilities. The six modules in this course can be completed in nine months. Graduates can obtain valuable industry recognized certificates that attest to their skills. The program will also help prepare you to take engine certification tests from Yamaha, Evinrude and/or Mercury. To enhance employment opportunities, successful graduates of the program will be well positioned to seek additional certifications from the American Boat & Yacht Council or the National Marine Electronics Association. The instructor will provide information about the additional preparation required for these certifications. Sample course offerings include: Basic Marina Operations-Module I, Engine Technology-Module II; Marine Wiring & Installations-Module III; Fuel and Ignition Systems-Module IV; Electronic Fuel Injection-Module V; Drive Systems-Module VI and Boatyard Operations/Internship. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkMARINEWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
MARKETING CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program in Marketing. Courses include: Introduction to Business; Advertising Principles; Marketing Principles; Industrial Marketing; Salesmanship; Business Communications and Management Theory. Courses may vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkMARKETING CERTIFICATEFARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
MEDICAL ASSISTINGOffers a full time certificate program in Medical Assisting which prepares students to work in physicians’ offices, hospitals and clinics. Duties include running the front office, receptionist functions, bookkeeping, and filing. Assist the physician with examinations, treatments and medications; perform EKGs and simple laboratory procedures. Study topics including hematology, urinalysis, phlebotomy, basic blood banking, and routinely performed chemistry tests. Clinical internship will be provided in local medical offices and clinics. Those who successfully complete this program are eligible to sit for two national certification exams – Medical Assisting and Phlebotomy. Testing fees are separate. Call for more detailed information regarding prerequisites, fees and additional costs.SuffolkMEDICAL ASSISTINGWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
MEDICAL CODING AND BILLING SPECIALISTOffers courses leading to a certificate in Medical Coding and Billing Specialist. Course offerings include: Medical Terminology; Introduction to Medical Coding and Medical Billing/Medical Manager. Upon successful completion of the required program sequence, participants will receive a certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study. Call for more information.NassauMEDICAL CODING AND BILLING SPECIALISTNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
MICROSOFT DATABASE DESIGN CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a program that trains students in the theory and practice of database management systems. Course offerings include: Introduction to Database Design and SQL Programming; Introduction to Microsoft SQL Server; Advanced Microsoft SQL Server; Introduction to Microsoft Access; Advanced Applications of Microsoft Access; Introduction to Visual Basic.NET; Advanced Visual Basic.NET; Developing Web Applications with ASP.NET, C# and VB Net and Advanced ASP.NET online. Courses vary each semester and some are offered online. Call for more detailed information.NassauMICROSOFT DATABASE DESIGN CERTIFICATE PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
MICROSOFT OFFICE APPLICATIONSOffers the following job-readiness courses that are designed for individuals planning to re-enter the workforce or those interested in building confidence in computer software applications. Sample course offerings include: Microsoft Office Bootcamp; Introduction to Microsoft Excel; Intermediate Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Excel PowerPivot. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauMICROSOFT OFFICE APPLICATIONSHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
MUSICOffers courses in music. Course offerings include: Acoustic Guitar Workshop; Guitar I Beginner; Music Theory; Guitar II – Intermediate; Guitar IV (Fret Board Harmony); Lead Guitar Workshop and Singing for Non-Singers. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkMUSICWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
NYS TEACHER CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTSOffers courses for those who need them to become a certified teacher in New York State. Teachers must complete three workshops, in addition to completing an approved teacher education program. The workshops are: the School Violence Prevention and Intervention Workshop (Project SAVE), the Child Abuse Identification Workshop, and the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA). These workshops should be taken within your last two semesters of your degree program. You can enroll in these workshops through the LIU Post School of Continuing Education. Call for more detailed information.NassauNYS TEACHER CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTSLIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a Computer Programming Certificate program will give you a strong foundation in OOP languages, such as Python, C#, and ASP.NET, and will help you keep your programming skills current. Hofstra CE’s OOP certificate will qualify you for many high-paying programming jobs. At Hofstra CE, you can take all of the courses necessary to earn an Computer Programming Certificate, or you can take the one or two (or four) courses you need to bolster your skills, marketability and career. It’s your choice. Plus, we’ve got several online courses that give you the flexibility to study from home. Best of all, classes contain projects that have real-word applications that you can add to your portfolio -- in Advanced ASP.Net, for instance, you’ll do a website project hosted by a provider that you can later utilize in future designs. Required Courses include: Introduction to Coding – Python; Intermediate Coding – Python; Introduction to C# and .Net Framework Foundation; Advanced C# and .Net Framework Foundation; Developing Web Applications with ASP.Net, C# and VB.Net and Advanced ASP.Net - Online Program. Some courses are offered online. Call for more detailed information.NassauOBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING CERTIFICATE PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
OCCUPATIONAL TRAININGOffers courses to help those develop skills in technical trade. With Hofstra CE, explore the many occupational training courses designed to enhance your career options and potential future success. Course Offerings: CDL Licensure: Class A & B; CDL Endorsements; Manual Dual-Clutch Transmission for Commercial Drivers and Professional Masonry Skills. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauOCCUPATIONAL TRAININGHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
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
OPPORTUNITIES INDUSTRIALIZATION CENTER OF SUFFOLK, INC.Administers a Welfare to Work Program (using computers as primary training), and a Computer Literacy Program for youth. Both programs offer mostly free training in the following: Keyboarding Introduction to Computers Microsoft Windows, Excel, Access, Powerpoint, or Word Help-Desk Technician Desktop Publishing Computer Upgrading and Repair. Notary Public classes are also available. Call for schedules and further information.SuffolkOPPORTUNITIES INDUSTRIALIZATION CENTER OF SUFFOLK, INC.OPPORTUNITIES INDUSTRIALIZATION CENTER OF SUFFOLK, INC.
ORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE CERTIFICATEOffers a certificate program that will develop and prepare individuals for careers in horticulture. Openings exist for technically-oriented specialists as sales representatives, managers, supervisors, and production managers in turf, nursery, parks, florists, landscaping, and closely related fields. Course offerings include: Botany; Soils: The Foundation of Life; Herbaceous Plants I; Horticulture II Growth and Development of Cultivated Plants; Horticulture I; Woody Plants I & II and Indoor Plants. Courses may vary each semester. Call for more information.SuffolkORNAMENTAL HORTICULTURE CERTIFICATEFARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
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
OSHER LIFELONG LEARNING INSTITUTEOpen to all retired and semi-retired individuals who are interested in expanding their intellectual horizons in a university setting. Avenues for participation include: peer-taught workshops, lectures, special events, committees, and social activities. Members should plan to be contributing participants in their workshops. Involvement includes but is not limited to discussion of assigned readings, reports, debates, and panels. Members are welcome and encouraged to attend general meetings and committee meetings in an effort to share the responsibilities for the growth and well-being of OLLI. The curriculum is the core of the program, as OLLI is a cooperative that utilizes its members’ experiences and talents to plan and lead workshops and educational programs for themselves and their colleagues.. This program is administered by Stony Brook University's School of Professional Development. For further information call or visit the website.SuffolkOSHER LIFELONG LEARNING INSTITUTESTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
OUTREACH TRAINING INSTITUTE-BRENTWOODOffers an 11 month, 350 hour training program which satisfies OASAS course work requirements to register for the New York State Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC) credential. Tuition assistance and partial scholarships available for those who qualify. Full tuition may be provided by VESID for those who qualify. Program is also offered in Richmond Hill, Queens and Greenpoint, Brooklyn.SuffolkOUTREACH TRAINING INSTITUTE-BRENTWOODOUTREACH
PARALEGAL CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers an intensive, nationally acclaimed program that is designed for beginning as well as experienced legal workers. Students will be trained to interview witnesses, investigate complex fact patterns, research the law, prepare legal documents and assist in preparing cases for courtroom litigation. The instruction is practice-oriented and relates to those areas of law in which paralegals are most in demand. Students will learn how to increase their office's efficiency, productivity, and billable hours, while learning new marketable job skills. Successful graduates will be awarded a certificate of completion and 8.4 Continuing Education Units. For questions on course content, please call the Center for Legal Studies at 1-800-522-7737 or visit the website at www.legalstudies.com. Note this class is also offered both in-person and online. Please call for more information.SuffolkPARALEGAL CERTIFICATE PROGRAMSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
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 PROGRAMPrepares students for this dynamic field, which will add 21,200 positions in law firms, corporations, banks, insurance companies, government agencies and courts by 2024 (Bureau of Labor Statistics). Obtaining a Paralegal Studies Certificate can also pave the way to law school and a career as an attorney. The 306-hour program is approved by the American Bar Association and all courses are taught by caring faculty who are professionals in the legal field. Hofstra CE offers flexible class schedules, with day or evening programs and you can finish your coursework within six months. After completing the Paralegal Studies Certificate, students will be prepared to work in the public and private sector legal communities, and will understand the ethical mandates of the profession -- something that is emphasized in the Hofstra CE coursework. Our Paralegal Studies Certificate Program believes in the importance of network and experience so our administrators and faculty mentor students throughout their classwork. We also increase students’ understanding of the field as well as their future job potential by offering optional internship opportunities. The Paralegal Studies Certificate Program will also shows students the specific substantive and procedural aspects of New York law to insure success in the field within the Metropolitan area. Plus, Hofstra University has the famed 534,000-volume Deane Law Library, which you’ll have access to as you study. After you graduate, Hofstra CE continues helping you with various career services, including resume writing instruction, interviewing techniques and how to develop an effective job search plan. The Paralegal Career Center receives job postings on a regular basis and these are forwarded to graduates. A minimum of 60 college credits or an Associate's Degree is need to apply to this program. Call for more detailed information.NassauPARALEGAL STUDIES CERTIFICATE PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
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
PEIR/55Provides opportunities for intellectual stimulation, cultural enrichment, and personal growth for retirees or semiretired individuals, age 55+. Bring your curiosity, your opinions, your expertise, your passions — and share them with other like-minded individuals who thirst for learning, meaningful social interaction and stimulation in a lively, dynamic environment unique to a university setting. Classes, discussion and interest groups, volunteer opportunities, social events and outings are planned and facilitated by PEIR members and guest speakers. PEIR members set the agenda, and new offerings are added each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauPEIR/55HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
PERSONAL ENRICHMENTContinuing education allows you to learn and grow in many different ways. By enrolling in personal enrichment courses, you can enjoy courses that allow you to explore and pursue your passions. Sample course offerings include: Continuing Education in Arts; Collegiate Piano Course I; Piano Ensemble I; Music Learning Thru Technology I; Collegiate Saxophone I; Musical Theater I; Introduction to Art; Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement; Using Mix Media to create Handmade Cards; Tai Chi; The Art of Seeing-The Capture of Great Photography with Jackie Stevens Images; Unique Digital Photography Printing From Photo To Art; Jewelry Making; Mosaic Art; Stained Glass; Mosaic Belt Buckle or Pendant Workshop; Still Life Painting; Fantasy Portrait Painting and Fearless Watercolors. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauPERSONAL ENRICHMENTLIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
PERSONAL TRAINERProvides a study of basic exercise science, nutrition, fitness assessment, exercise programming and instruction and spotting techniques. It is designed to prepare students with the information to pass the ACE Personal Trainer Certification exam. ACE practice exams will be utilized to help with this preparation. The role of personal trainer is to have a complete picture of the knowledge, instructional techniques, and professional responsibilities needed to provide safe and effective exercise instruction to clients. Train using the equipment in our modern fitness center. Tuition includes cost of textbook and CPR Certification. NOTE: Student is responsible for the test arrangements and exam fee. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauPERSONAL TRAINERNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
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
PERSONAL TRAINER EXERCISE AND FITNESS SPECIALIST CERTIFICATE PROGRAMProvides a course of study that combines theoretical science and hands-on practical skills training that prepares students for taking the AAPTE CPT-EFS exam. When it comes to personal training programs, not all are created equal. The Personal Trainer Course offered at AAPTE will provide you the competitive edge you need to achieve success. Online programs cannot offer the hands-on experience that is needed to prepare you for a successful career as a fitness professional. AAPTE provides you with the strategies you need to get hired and get clients. Obtain first-hand, real-life instruction from a team of specialized instructors and subject matter experts with in-depth experience in their disciplines. This program will help you prepare for the AAPTE CPT-EFS Nationally Accredited exam, participate in collaborative learning experiences and learn strategies to land a great job as well as tips to launch your own personal training business and get clients. The Personal Trainer/Health Fitness Instructor Certificate Program Highlights include: Fifty-eight (58) hours of classroom theory (includes 12 hours of anatomy, meeting the prerequisite for AAPTE CPT-EFS exam eligibility), Eighteen (18) hours of hands-on practical skill training taught at a state-of-the-art fitness center. Topics include: pre-exercise screening, fitness assessments, spotting, stretching and resistance training exercise biomechanics. Also included is an optional one-hour review session before each class and the course concludes with a three-hour summary review. Call for more detailed information.NassauPERSONAL TRAINER EXERCISE AND FITNESS SPECIALIST CERTIFICATE PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
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
PET GROOMINGOffers courses in Pet Grooming I & II. Pet Grooming I will provide the knowledge and practical hands-on experience in pet grooming for an entry level position, or for personal enrichment. Pet Grooming II expands and builds upon the material studied in Pet Grooming I Students are asked to bring their own pets on a rotating basis, and the animals must have proof of vaccinations. It is recommended that students have a current tetanus shot. Upon successful completion of the required program sequence, participants will receive a certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study. Courses vary each semester. Call for more information.NassauPET GROOMINGNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
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
PHLEBOTOMY TECHNICIANOffers a course where students will obtain the skills necessary for a potential entry-level position as a phlebotomist and/or will enhance their skills for those currently employed in the healthcare industry. Students will learn finger punctures and be able to take venous blood drawings to obtain blood samples for analysis. Students will practice by drawing blood on each other during the class and will obtain their required “live sticks” component in the classroom. Call for more detailed information.NassauPHLEBOTOMY TECHNICIANNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
PHOTOGRAPHYOffers non-credit course offerings which will provide students with general knowledge and the development of intellectual abilities while exploring areas of interest or curiosity. Sample course offering includes: Getting to Know Your Digital Camera; Introduction to Digital Photography; Photoshop Basics: Making Good Photos Look Great! and Photoshop Part II. Course offerings vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauPHOTOGRAPHYHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY 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
PHOTOGRAPHYOffers photography courses in: Adobe Lightroom Classic & Cloud for Beginners; Deciphering Your DSLR 101; Deciphering Your Digital Camera and Lens 102; Improve Your Composition; Macro Photography; Night Photography; Photoshop – Introduction; Sports Photography; Studio Lighting Basics And Video For DSLR – Intro. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkPHOTOGRAPHYWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
PHOTOGRAPHY AND AUDIO PRODUCTIONOffers courses in Photography and Audio Production. Course offerings include: Photography; Advanced Photography; Digital Audio Recording; Digital Photography/Photoshop and Picture Framing. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkPHOTOGRAPHY AND AUDIO PRODUCTIONEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
PLUMBINGOffers a certificate in Plumbing with the following courses: Plumbing I, Plumbing II, Gas Burner, OSHA-10 and Hydronics. For an Advanced Certificate in Plumbing students must complete the required courses and in addition courses in: Blueprint Reading, Solar Hot Water Heating, Trade Electric Theory and Trade Electric 1-Residentail 1. Upon successful completion of the required sequence, participants will receive a certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauPLUMBINGNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
PLUMBINGOffers courses in: Plumbing I (Introduction); Plumbing II (Intermediate) and Master Plumbers Practical Test Prep & Lead Wiping. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkPLUMBINGWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
POSTGRADUATE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM IN MENTAL HEALTH AND AGINGOffers a Postgraduate Certificate Program In Mental Health And Aging. The World Health Organization has identified the need for significant changes in practice and service delivery to address the rapidly growing burdens associated with mental, neurological and substance use disorders. Older adults confronting these disorders face significant barriers to quality of life. These complex disorders in late life challenge new graduates and seasoned professionals alike. Population aging demands greater professional workforce capacity, and clinical providers are vital to assuring appropriate care and treatment for older adults and their families. This certificate program explores the practice implications of working with older adults living with mental, neurological, and substance abuse disorders. Participants may choose to attend either a stand-alone intensive training program, earning continuing education credits for each workshop respectively, or attend both programs to receive the Adelphi Certificate in Mental Health and Aging (30 CEUs). Programs include: Geriatric Mental Illness and Populations at Risk and Dealing with Dementia: Alzheimer’s Disease and other Neurocognitive Disorders. Call for more detailed information.POSTGRADUATE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM IN MENTAL HEALTH AND AGINGADELPHI UNIVERSITY-CONTINUING EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
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
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
PRE-COLLEGIATE INSTITUTEOffers middle school and high school students a taste of college life and gain valuable knowledge and skills while meeting others who share their interests and abilities. Allow your child to make the most of the summer months -- while having fun! -- with a program that sets them apart from their peers when submitting college applications. The Pre-collegiate Career Discovery Institute has something for every child -- from aspiring entrepreneurs to future lawyers, chefs and business leaders. All courses explore career options. Programs include: Business and Entrepreneurship; Aviation Academy; Law and Criminal Justice; Culinary Arts; Sign Language; Photography, Graphic Design, Video Production; Preparing for College; Sports Journalism; STEM; Test Prep; Veterinary Skills and Writing. For advisement, contact the Precollegiate department, at 516-463-5373, or ce-Precollegiate@hofstra.edu.NassauPRE-COLLEGIATE INSTITUTEHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
PREP CLASS FOR PRE-ENTRANCE EXAMS (HEALTHCARE)Offers prep classes for students taking the Pre-Entrance exams in healthcare. All applicants to the Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Practical Nursing, Radiologic Technology, and Surgical Technology programs must achieve a satisfactory score on the Pre-Entrance Exam (also known as Test for Academic Skills) and have a high school diploma or equivalent. These four programs have substantial class work and homework that require students to be proficient readers with a wide vocabulary and to be competent math problem solvers. BOCES highly recommends that students take the Prep Class for Pre-Entrance Exams; however, those who have completed a recent academic program with strong grades may consider proceeding directly to the Pre-Entrance Exam. Most students find that the Prep Class for the Pre-Entrance Exam helps them prepare for the rigorous Pre-Entrance Exam, gain self-confidence, and solidify their interest in pursuing the academic work necessary to succeed in these programs. Note: A successful score on the Pre-Entrance Exam is the first step in applying to these four programs but does not guarantee admission. Course offerings include: Prep Class for Pre-Entrance Exams: Practical Nursing, Surgical Technology; Radiologic Technology & Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Pre-Entrance Exams (TEAS) may be taken once a semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkPREP CLASS FOR PRE-ENTRANCE EXAMS (HEALTHCARE)WILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
PROGRAM FOR INCARCERATED ADULTSProvides an in-jail educational and counseling program for persons above the age of 21. Individuals will have the opportunity to enroll in an Adult Basic Education program leading to a High School Equivalency Diploma or an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkPROGRAM FOR INCARCERATED ADULTSEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES EDUCATIONAL SERVICES
PROJECT MANAGEMENTOffers a certificate in Project Management which is a growing profession. Organizations have come to recognize how a skilled project manager can help bring products and services to market on schedule and within budget. This course will teach you the fundamental methods, tools, and terminology of effective project management. The material is presented using a practical approach so that these skills can be applied immediately in the workplace. Students completing the course will receive a Certificate of Completion from LIU/Post. This course also satisfies the 23 hours of classroom training required for the CAPM, Certified Associate in Project Management exam offered by the Project Management Institute. Please note that LIU does not administer the CAPM exam. For more information regarding CAPM certification, visit the PMI website at www.pmi.org. Call for more detailed information.NassauPROJECT MANAGEMENTLIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
PROJECT MANAGEMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a certificate program in Project Management and Implementation. Management Course Offerings include: PMP® Prep Course; Project Management; Project Management Tools and Techniques; Capstone Course in Project Management and Implementation; Confident Communications; Building an Empire: The Teen Entrepreneur (Grades 7-11); Delivering Outstanding Customer Service and Strategic 21st Century Marketing. Call for more detailed information.NassauPROJECT MANAGEMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION CERTIFICATE PROGRAMHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
PUBLIC SAFETYOffers courses in: Security Guard Training; Security Guard 16 Hour On-The-Job Training and Security Guard Annual In-Service Class. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Selection varies each semester call for details and a brochure.SuffolkPUBLIC SAFETYEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGYWestern Suffolk BOCES is in the process of seeking accreditation for its program in Radiologic Technology. This program will be approved by the Joint Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) and the New York State Department of Health. The educational program is 24 months in duration, and requires full time attendance between the hours of 8a- 4p, Monday through Friday. The program may require occasional weekend assignments and operates throughout the summer months. The program of study consists of two components: a formal didactic classroom component and a clinical practicum in hospitals and imaging centers. Clinical rotations will take place at Northwell's facilities, Brookhaven Memorial Hospital, the Northport VA Medical Center and imaging centers in Nassau and Suffolk counties - including Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology. All clinical sites will be fully approved by the JRCERT. The following are the minimum program entrance requirements: * Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent (GED/TASC). * Minimum of an Associate Degree conferred within 5 years of admission to Radiologic Technology Program. Completion of college prerequisite courses must be documented with a grade of C or better in College Algebra, Anatomy & Physiology I & II, English Composition, Psychology, and Basic Physics. * Satisfactory score on pre-entrance exam (50% or higher). Please note that meeting the above minimum requirements does not guarantee acceptance into the program, as there are limited seats (24) per year. Contact the School of Radiologic Technology's Program Director at (631) 261-3600 ext. 254 or email at lanetrel@wsboces.org for further information. There are additional costs: books, supplies, uniform, physical exam, CPR, liability insurance, travel conference, licensing and registration fees, application fee and pre-entrance test fee. Minimum age for admission is 18 years old. Those successfully completing this certificate program will be eligible to take the ARRT national certification examination and when passing that examination will be eligible to apply for New York State licensing as a licensed Radiologic Technologist. Applications are accepted beginning Fall 2018 for the class beginning July, 2019. Call for more information.SuffolkRADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGYWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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
REAL ESTATE LICENSEOffers both the Real Estate Salesperson’s 75-Hour Qualifying Course and the Real Estate Broker’s 45-Hour Qualifying Course. In order to qualify for licensure as a real estate salesperson, an applicant must have satisfactorily completed a 75-hour salesperson qualifying education course in real estate approved by the Secretary of State, and have passed a qualifying examination administered by the Department of State. An applicant who completed the 45-hour salesperson qualifying course prior to July 1, 2008 may complete the 30-hour remedial course in order to qualify for licensure. Also offered is the Real Estate Broker’s 45-Hour Qualifying Course: sample courses include The Broker's Office-Operation, Management and Supervision; Real Estate Agency Disclosure; Real Estate Finance II; Real Estate Investments; General Business Law; Construction & Development; Conveyance of Real Property & Title Closing & Costs Review; Real Estate Property Management; Taxes and Assessments and Local Concerns. Call for more detailed information.   NassauREAL ESTATE LICENSELIU-SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND CONTINUING EDUCATION
REAL ESTATE LICENSINGOffers the Real Estate Salesperson's Qualifying Course (Approval Number F0117). The salesperson's course is required by the Department of State as a prerequisite for its licensing exam (required by all persons wishing to become real estate salespeople). After completing this course and passing the school and state exams, you are then qualified to work under the sponsorship of a licensed broker in New York State. Course selection varies each semester. Call for more information. NassauREAL ESTATE LICENSINGHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
REAL ESTATE TITLE CLOSINGOffers a course as a title closer. A title closer is the representative of a title/abstract company that gathers all relevant papers and documents and insures that the buyer is receiving good and clear title and that the lender is being protected by becoming the first and usually the one and only lien holder on the subject property. Some of the functions of a title closer include, but are not limited to, verification of correct amounts due and owing to satisfy mortgages, taxes, judgments and other liens, properly recording legal documents, and instruments from the transaction, checking and verifying that all documents are prepared and executed in legal and recordable form, notarizing papers and documents, and assisting many of the parties to insure accuracy in calculations of adjustments. Taking accurate and detailed notes is essential in case the events of the transactions become subject to audit. Sample course offerings include: Real Estate Title Closing and Notary Public Test Review. Call for more detailed information.NassauREAL ESTATE TITLE CLOSINGHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
RECOVERY COACHOffers a program to help students prepare to work in the addiction and mental health field as a Recovery Coach. A recovery coach is someone who helps people along the path of recovery either before, during, after or instead of treatment. Recovery Coaches do not provide clinical help or dispense medication; instead they work with the recoveree, either as a solo coach or as part of a team. Learn to help patients engage with treatment and help them develop the various skills needed for recovery. This class fulfills the 60 hour educational requirements set forth by NYS and the Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) to become a NYS-certified Recovery Coach or Recovery Peer Advocate. Class includes extensive preparation for the certification exam. Instructor will provide information pertaining to exam testing locations and the application process. This class has four modules: Module I-Recovery Coach Academy (30hrs); Module II-NYS Ethics (12hrs); Module III-Medically Assisted Treatment (6hrs) and Module IV-Spirituality (12hrs). Upon successful completion of each module you will receive a Healthspan.US certificate as well as information to receive your CCAR Certificate (Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery) which you will need to file your NYS application. Curriculum includes the role of recovery coaches in the recovery process, core values and guiding principles of recovery, the stages of recovery, wellness planning, ethics and guidelines for making ethical decisions, as well as spirituality. The course covers the history, concepts and varieties of Medically Assisted Treatment (MAT) that may be used during recovery pathways that include a medication component. These classes can be taken by CASAC (Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor) and CPS (Credentialed Prevention Specialist), & for re-credentialing and continuing education credits Call for more detailed information.SuffolkRECOVERY COACHWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
RECREATION DEPARTMENTOffers courses in: Computer, Exercise, Boating Safety, Defensive Driving, Astrology, and Stress Reduction Seminars.NassauRECREATION DEPARTMENTISLAND PARK UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT
REFRIGERATION & AIR CONDITIONINGOffers courses in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning I, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning II, Refrigerant Recovery and Recycling, EPA Certification Test and Seminar and Certification Test, Blueprint Reading, Gas Burner, OSHA 10, Trade Electric IV-Motor Control and Trade Electric Theory. Upon successful completion of the required program sequence, participants will receive a certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study such at Refrigeration and Air Conditioning RAC/EPA Certified Technician. Also offered is the EPA Certification Test and Seminar. This is a mandatory exam for all technicians who service, maintain and repair commercial refrigeration and air conditioning equipment. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauREFRIGERATION & AIR CONDITIONINGNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
RELIGIOUS SERVICESOffers religious services on Friday evening at 8pm, and Saturday at 9am. Additional services include the David and Dorothy Bernstein Hebrew School for children ages 5-13, an Adult Education program, Youth program for grades 5 through 12, Sisterhood program, Men's Club and an Adult (Seniors) Club. Call for additional information.SuffolkRELIGIOUS SERVICESTEMPLE BETH EL OF PATCHOGUE (EGALITARIAN)
RETIREMENT PLANNINGOffer courses in Retirement Planning. Sample course offerings include: Asset Protection 2018; How To Select The Right Financial Advisor; Back To Investment Basics; Maximizing Social Security; Ten Steps to Lower Taxes in Retirement; Eldercare Medical Costs; Savvy Ira Planning; Planning For Incapacity and End Of Life; Probate And How To Avoid It; 10 Ways to Lower Your Investment Risk and The ABCs And Ds Of Medicare. Call for more detailed information.NassauRETIREMENT PLANNINGNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT AND LIFELONG LEARNING
SCHOOL DISTRICT LEADERSHIP ADVANCED CERTIFICATEOffers a school district leadership (SDL) program which is designed for school professionals who wish to pursue a career as a superintendent of schools, assistant superintendent, or district director. The SDL sequence focuses on the application of technology, reflective practice, and collaborative solutions to the real-world problems that affect our schools.Our SDL program is aligned with ELCC District Level Standards and is presented in a fully online format, providing maximum flexibility for working professionals. Candidates who successfully complete the program will be well prepared for the New York State School District Leader examination. If you have previously completed the NYIT School Leadership and Technology, Advanced Diploma program, you will need to take two additional courses and a district-level internship to get your SDL certificate. All other candidates must complete the full 5-course sequence. For additional information, please contact Robert Feirsen, Director of School Leadership and Technology at rfeirsen@nyit.edu or 516.686.1169.NassauSCHOOL DISTRICT LEADERSHIP ADVANCED CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
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
SCHOOL LEADERSHIP AND TECHNOLOGY ADVANCED DIPLOMA PROGRAMOffers the only program in New York State that leads to certification as both a School Building Leader, School District Leader and Educational Technology Specialist, a distinct advantage for school leaders in the digital age. Whether taking courses online or face-to-face at a local teacher center, you’ll emerge with a powerful combination of analytic, administrative, and technological skills and a clear advantage when seeking senior positions in digital-age schools. A substantive study of data-driven decision-making, leadership, change, organizations, school budgeting, and site-based management will empower you to create solutions to the complex challenges you’ll confront as a school-based or district leader. You will develop knowledge and understanding of successful instruction, standards-based curricula, and the organizational operation of a school and school district. Call for more detailed information.NassauSCHOOL LEADERSHIP AND TECHNOLOGY ADVANCED DIPLOMA PROGRAMNEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND GRADUATE STUDIESOffers Bachelor of Science degrees and credit-bearing certificates to adults with highly diversified professional and personal backgrounds. Adult learners are not traditional students. Many PGS students have college degrees and have already established themselves in the workforce. With programs on its two campuses and numerous extension sites in the five boroughs of New York City as well as in Nassau and Suffolk, St. Joseph’s College has the degree you need, right where you need it. Professional and Graduate Studies Degree and programs are offered in; Accounting; Computer Information Systems; Criminal Justice; General Studies; Health Administration; Hospitality and Tourism Management; Human Services; Marketing; Nursing - R.N. required and Organizational Management (also online). Certificate Programs can be earned in Alcohol and Addictions Counseling; Counseling; Criminology/Criminal Justice; Gerontology; Health Care Management; Health Instruction; Home Care Administration; Hospice; Human Resources (also available online); Information Technology Applications; Leadership and Supervision (also available online); Management; Marketing, Advertising and Public Relations; Training and Staff Development. Online degree programs can be earned in Organizational Management. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkSCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL AND GRADUATE STUDIESST. JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
SECURITY & INVESTIGATIONSOffers courses in: Locksmithing I; Locksmithing II; Private Investigator I; Security Guard: 8 Hour Pre-Assignment Training Course for Security Guards; 8 Hour Annual In-Service Training Course for Security Guards; 16-Hour On-the-Job Training Course for Security Guards and Be Safe Be Secure at Home and Away. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkSECURITY & INVESTIGATIONSWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
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 AUDITING PROGRAMOffers individuals over the age of 60 the opportunity to audit one college class during the Fall and Spring semesters. Auditors receive no college credit from these courses. Registration is based on space availability. Additionally, auditors must make arrangements for their own textbooks and/or materials. There are fees to audit classes. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkSENIOR AUDITING PROGRAMFARMINGDALE STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK
SENIOR AUDITING PROGRAMOffers adults who are 60 years of age or older the chance to audit most New York State funded, credit-bearing courses at the University at Stony Brook during the Fall and Spring Terms. There is a $50 auditing fee for each session, provided space is available in the classroom and the instructor permits auditors. The exceptions to this policy include foreign language and English literature courses, including programs at Southampton, laboratory courses, studio art courses, online courses, physical education courses, instrumental music courses and Health Sciences Center courses, as well as courses offered in self-supporting non-credit programs sponsored by the School of Professional Development, Crafts Center, Museum of Long Island Natural Sciences, and Division of Physical Education and Athletics, among others. Theregistration fee provides seniors: attendance in one course, without credit, formal recognition, or the meeting of any of the course requirements (subject to permission of instructor); Campus ID Card usage; faculty/staff parking privileges; and library circulation privileges. Call for registration times. Catalogs and class schedules are available at that time.SuffolkSENIOR AUDITING PROGRAMSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
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
SEWINGOffers classes in Sewing and Alterations. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkSEWINGWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
SIGN LANGUAGEOffers a course in: Sign Language-Beginning. Courses vary each semester. Call for a brochure.SuffolkSIGN LANGUAGEWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
SMALL ENGINE REPAIROffers a course in Small Engine Repair: 2 or 4 Stroke. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure. SuffolkSMALL ENGINE REPAIRWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
SOCIAL MEDIAOffers Social Media Courses. Sample course offerings include: Digital and Social Media Marketing Intensive; One-Day Blogging Intensive; Video Marketing Intensive: You Tube and Beyond; Sales and Marketing Technology Intensive: Save Time and Increase Profits; SEO: What You Need to Know; How to Measure the Success of Digital and Social Media; Introduction to Linkedin; Introduction to Twitter; Content Marketing: 27 Proven Content Strategies to Get You Liked, Shared and Humming with Traffic and Developing a Social Media Strategic Plan. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauSOCIAL MEDIAHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
SOCIAL MEDIAOffers social media courses in Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIN and Instagram. Course offerings include: Social Media for Business and Social Media for Personal Use. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkSOCIAL MEDIAWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
STAFF DEVELOPMENTProvides inservice workshops on various subjects at various locations for teachers and administrators of school districts.SuffolkSTAFF DEVELOPMENTSCOPE EDUCATION SERVICES
STUDENT BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT ADVANCED CERTIFICATEOffers a 15-credit Advanced Certificate in Student Behavior Management program. Prepare for the challenges presented by children and adolescents with academic, behavioral, and social problems. Coursework includes: the dynamics of academic, career, and social -emotional development among PreK-12 students; the impact of student behavior classroom function and learning; solutions to positively impact student growth and practices that increase student safety and well being that meet the requirements of New York State Project Save legislation. After beginning the certificate program, you may later apply to the Master of Science in School Counseling. Successful completion of certificate courses (3.0 GPA or better) will be applied to fulfill the master’s degree requirements. Call for more detailed information.NassauSTUDENT BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT ADVANCED CERTIFICATENEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
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
SUFFOLK ACADEMY OF LAWProvides continuing legal education in the State of New York.SuffolkSUFFOLK ACADEMY OF LAWSUFFOLK COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION
SURGICAL TECHNOLOGYOffers students the opportunity to learn to work closely with surgeons, anesthesiologists and registered nurses to provide patient care throughout surgery. Study disease process, instrumentation, setting up an operating room and patient preparation. You will be assigned to a local health care facility to work under an experienced health care professional. This program helps prepare you for employment in operating rooms, surgical offices, delivery rooms, emergency departments, physician and dentist offices, central supply services, cardiac catheterization clinics, tissue banks and ambulatory surgical care sites. Advanced placement is available in the Practical Nursing program within one year of graduation. This program is Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org; 25400 US Highway 19 North, Clearwater, FL 33756; 727-210-2350) upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting. Call for more information regarding prerequisites, fees and additional costs. Financial aid available to those who qualify.SuffolkSURGICAL TECHNOLOGYWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND RENEWABLE ENERGY CERTIFICATEOffers a Certificate in Sustainable Design and Renewable Energy which is geared to all students interested in gaining a broad understanding of different topics in sustainable design and renewable energy. The certificate program will be taught by professionals in the field, including professional engineers and registered architects. The knowledge gained by the students in this program will aid them in procuring jobs in the green industry, in such fields as engineering, construction, financial, marketing, sales, maintenance, and many more. The sustainable design principles that students will learn in this program will allow them to better understand methods used worldwide by diverse populations. Students graduating with this certificate could also continue on and seek certification by the USGBC (U.S. Green Building Council) and become a Green Associate. Sample course offerings include: Science of Energy; Green Building Practices; Green Building Material; Green Projects Case Studies; Wind Turbines/Solar Panels Applications; Water Recycling/Wastewater Treatment; Energy Codes and Energy Analysis and HVAC/ Air Quality. Call for more detailed information.NassauSUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND RENEWABLE ENERGY CERTIFICATENASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
SYNAGOGUEProvides synagogue, adult education programs, school activities, shabbatons, Jewish outreach, morning Minyan, Shabbat Services, holiday services and exercise classes. Visit or call for further information.NassauSYNAGOGUECHABAD OF PORT WASHINGTON, INC
THE ADULT LEARNING CENTER OF LONG BEACHThe Center is funded by the New York State Education Department for adults 18 years and older. The following programs and services are free: Computer Education (beginning, intermediate and advanced), Academic and Career Counseling, High School Equivalency, English as a Second Language, Citizenship Education, Civil Service Test Preparation, Career, Family and Life Skills, Job Club, Reading and Math Skills, and TASC Preparation.NassauTHE ADULT LEARNING CENTER OF LONG BEACHLONG BEACH CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
THE TRAINING SOURCEOffers services to improve your company's productivity with customized employee training at your site or ours. The Training Source at Western Suffolk BOCES offers: Customized training to improve employee skills, competitively priced classes, instructors with business and academic backgrounds, convenient locations at your site or a BOCES center, daytime or evening classes, free consultation of your training needs and a databank of well-trained job seekers. Call to discuss the education and training needs of your employees. Sample training offerings include: Computer Training; Health & Safety; Online Training; Professional Development; Technical-Industry Specific and Workplace Literacy. Call for more detailed information regarding the needs of your company.SuffolkTHE TRAINING SOURCEWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
THE WORLD OF PHYSICSOffers a series of free lectures by research faculty on various aspects of Physics, most commonly on their own research or some topic of public interest. The lectures are held in Lecture Room 001 of the Earth and Space Sciences Building on Fridays at 7:30pm. Usually four lectures a semester are scheduled. Also available is in-service credit for teachers attending these lectures. Some disability-related accommodations are available. Call the Department before 4pm to inform them of your requirements. For further information and for lectures dates contact the Department of Physics and Astronomy at (631)632-8100.SuffolkTHE WORLD OF PHYSICSSTONY BROOK UNIVERSITY
TRADE ELECTRICITYOffers courses in: Trade Electric Theory; Trade Electric I -Residential I; Trade Electric II - Residential II; Trade Electric III – Commercial; Trade Electric IV - Motor Control; and Blueprint Reading. Upon successful completion of the required program sequence, participants will receive a Certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure.NassauTRADE ELECTRICITYNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
TRAINING SERVICESServices include Occupational Skills Training, On-The-Job Training, Workplace Training/Cooperative Education, Skills Updating and Retraining, Entrepreneurial Training, Non-Traditional Training, Job Readiness Training, Adult Education and Literacy, Assessment of Skill Levels/Service Needs, Referral to Training Services, and Customized Training. Call for further information. Additional sites in Long Beach, Hicksville, and Freeport.NassauTRAINING SERVICESHEMPSTEADWORKS
TRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGYOffers transportation technology courses. Course offerings include: Auto Body Repair; Basic Auto Mechanics and Maintenance; Automotive Repair Industry Certification Preparation (ASE); Automotive Skills; Motorcycle Service and Repair; Marine Repair; Small Engine Repair; Auto Body Technician; Long Haul Tractor Trailer Driving Course; Tractor Trailer Individualized CDL Training Course And Truck And Bus Individualized CDL Driving Course. Students are under the supervision of their instructors and can perform a wide range of automotive and tire services including: Oil Change, Lube & Filter, Car Inspection, Brake, Service Belts & Hoses, Tire Repair, Rotation and Wheel Alignment. Prices are based on parts needed after diagnostic assessment and indirect services. Call Oakdale Evening: (631) 244-5845, call during the day to schedule an appointment. Monday and Wednesday 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM (October – June). BOCES also offers the Adaptive Driver Training. This program evaluates, trains and re-trains individuals who have encountered physical and neurological limitations. For more information regarding Adaptive Driver Training call 631-244-5886. All other programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure. SuffolkTRANSPORTATION TECHNOLOGYEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
UGOTCLASS ONLINE CERTIFICATES AND COURSESOffers online classes. Eastern Suffolk BOCES is collaborating with UGotClass to offer online certificates and courses provided by the Learning Resources Network (LERN), the largest continuing education association in the world, serving more than 1,000 colleges, universities and schools. Sample course topics include: Business; Business Communication; Health; Human Resources; Leadership; LEED Green Workplace; Management; New Media Marketing; Professional Development; Social Media For Business; Technology Skills; Training & Education and Training For K12 Teachers. Visit: www.yougotclass.org/catalog-complete.cfm/EasternSuffolk/ to register and to view a description.SuffolkUGOTCLASS ONLINE CERTIFICATES AND COURSESEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
UNIVERSITY AU PAIR PROGRAMOffers concentrated weekend classes at LIU Post campus in New York. LIU Post is located in a peaceful and quiet setting and features beautiful green lawns, gardens, historic mansions and modern classroom buildings, yet it is less than one hour away from the excitement of New York City. LIU Post Au Pair Program is offered 15 weekends per year. Each course is three credits or 40 hours including all assignments. Classes run from Friday evening through Sunday afternoon. The fee for our courses is $285 including five meals. If you need lodging there is an additional $74 which includes Friday and Saturday night. The LIU Post Cultural Education Program offers many advantages: Opportunities to meet other students such as Au pairs, University students, International students, Nannies and Continuing Education students; All meals are located in the Winnick Residential Cafeteria with LIU Post students, which features a food court serving "all-you-care-to-eat" international and home-style cuisine; State-of-the-art learning facilities and computers; Lodging is located on campus in the dormitories. The South Residence Complex features an all-suite design, with up to eight students sharing living area, double bedrooms and a semi-private bath; Free shuttle bus from the Hicksville Train Station on Friday night and Sunday afternoon; provides each student almost everywhere on campus with free internet access. Call for more information about the University Au Pair Program at the C.W. Post Campus of Long Island University.NassauUNIVERSITY AU PAIR PROGRAMLIU POST
VETERINARY ASSISTINGOffers courses in Veterinary Assistant I, and II. These courses will provide a core of general knowledge about veterinary technology and to prepare the students for advanced training and employment in the veterinary industry. Upon successful completion of the required program sequence, participants will receive a certificate reflecting achievement in their field of study. Call for more information and a brochure.NassauVETERINARY ASSISTINGNASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
VETERINARY ASSISTING/ANIMAL CAREOffers a veterinary assisting program. Students will work with various types of domestic animals and learn proper nutrition, correct handling of animals, and identification of common parasites. You’ll also review radiographs, prepare surgical equipment, laboratory forms and logs; and cover basic grooming. Field trips will be scheduled for three Sundays. Prerequisite: Must achieve a satisfactory score on TABE if student does not have a high school diploma. Students will be post-tested on the last day of class to assess their skills. Textbook, vocabulary book, and grooming kit are provided. Payment plan available. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkVETERINARY ASSISTING/ANIMAL CAREWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
WEB DESIGN–CERTIFICATE PROGRAMOffers a Website Design certificate program. Sample course offerings include: Principles of 2-Dimensional Design; Graphic Design I; Programming Logic and Problem Solving; Digital Imaging; Computer Illustration; Web Design I; Web Design II; E-Commerce for Office Professionals; Graphic Design II; Web Page Formatting; Typography for Graphic Design; Graphic Design III; 3D & Video I; Digital Video and Special Effects; 3D & Video II; Intro to Information Technology; Web Programming I and Data Communications and the Internet. Additional course electives are required. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauWEB DESIGN–CERTIFICATE PROGRAMNASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE
WEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENTOffers individual courses or courses taken together which will lead to a Certificate in Web Development. Course offerings include: Introduction to Web Development; HTML Programming; Cascading Style Sheets; JavaScript Programming; PHP/MySQL Web Application; Adobe Photoshop for Design - Web Graphics; Developing Web Applications with ASP.Net, C# and VB.Net - Online Program and Advanced ASP.Net - Online Program. Also offered is an Advanced Web Site Development Certificate Program. Enrollment in the Advanced Web Site Design and Development certificate program requires that the candidate hold the basic Certificate in Web Site Design and Development. Completion of three additional of the following elective courses will then earn the candidate the Advanced certificate: PHP/MySQL Web Application; Adobe Photoshop for Design - Web Graphics; Developing Web Applications with ASP.Net, C# and VB.Net - Online Program and Advanced ASP.Net - Online Program. Call for more detailed information.NassauWEB DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENTHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION
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
WELDINGOffers courses in: Shielded Metal ARC; Advanced Shielded Metal ARC; Ornamental Welding; TIG/MIG Beginner; Universal Welding and Advanced TIG. All programs offered at various sites throughout Suffolk County. Selection varies each semester. Call for details and a brochure.SuffolkWELDINGEASTERN SUFFOLK BOCES ADULT EDUCATION
WELDINGOffers courses in: Comprehensive Welding-Basic; Electrical Arc Welding I & II; Heliarc (TIG) I & II; Fabrication Techniques; Oxyacetylene Welding/MIG Welding; Welding Exams; Welding Certification Preparation and Welding Certification Exam Only. Courses vary each semester. Call for details and a brochure. SuffolkWELDINGWILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
WRITINGOffers non-credit course offerings which will provide students with general knowledge and the development of intellectual abilities while exploring areas of interest or curiosity. Do you have a story you want to share with the world? If you have always dreamed of sharing your thoughts or life experiences but need help crafting your words, Hofstra University Continuing Education is the perfect place to start! If you’re a more experienced writer, our courses can help you improve your skills, jolt your writing, and get published. We are proud to offer a wide variety of courses taught by writing professionals, including seasoned and successful authors and journalists. With so much to say, it’s time to begin your journey! For more information, please contact Jackie Schmitt at 516-463-7139 or email Jackie.R.Schmitt@hofstra.edu. Sample course offering includes: Become A Confident Business Writer! Course offerings vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauWRITINGHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING EDUCATION

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