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Programs that help people make appropriate decisions regarding the sequence of occupational roles or work experiences through which they will move during their working lives.

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ABOVE AND BEYOND PROFESSIONIAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMAssists the wounded service members to transition into the civilian workforce, gain further education/training, or start up a small business. It also includes an extended period of one on one mentoring/coaching.ABOVE AND BEYOND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMHOPE FOR THE WARRIORS
BROOKHAVEN FAMILY DEVELOPMENT CENTERProvides opportunities for individuals to experience personal growth, manage conflicts between family and employment demands, improve job skills, expand problem solving abilities, master budgeting and time management.SuffolkBROOKHAVEN FAMILY DEVELOPMENT CENTERECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COUNCIL (EOC) OF SUFFOLK, INC.
CAREER AND BUSINESS CENTERPromotes career development by providing free career counseling to Mastics-Moriches-Shirley residents, educational and career resources including test guides, career books and databases, college and employment information. Offers access to: JobLine, Choices, Career Cruising and LearnOnline (distance learning classes offered through BOCES). Please call for more information.SuffolkCAREER AND BUSINESS CENTERMASTICS-MORICHES-SHIRLEY COMMUNITY LIBRARY
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 that will help you evaluate your skill set, identify your “dream” job, and get started on the path to success, including new online courses. Sample course offerings include: Public Speaking with Confidence, Become a Confident Business Writer!; Confident Communications; What Career is Right for Me? and What's Next in your Career? Making Decisions and Moving Forward. Courses vary each semester. Call for more detailed information.NassauCAREER DEVELOPMENTHOFSTRA UNIVERSITY CONTINUING 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
CAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMSupports career development in the healthcare professional arena. Activities include high school Shadow Days, where interested students are paired with a hospital employee to observe and learn about this particular career path. Call for further information.SuffolkCAREER DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMSTONY BROOK EASTERN LONG ISLAND HOSPITAL
CAREER SERVICES PROGRAMProvides ESL, Computer Courses, GED Preparation and Career Development Workshops.NassauCAREER SERVICES PROGRAMCIRCULO DE LA HISPANIDAD, INC.
CENTER FOR COMMUNITY ADJUSTMENTOffers an alternative secondary-level and young adult program to students between the ages of 14 and 21 who are emotionally, behaviorally or developmentally disabled to a mild/moderate degree. The program has three distinct components a Modified High School Program, Skills Enrichment Program and the Nassau Education and Treatment Program (NET). Each program component offers students a curriculum designed to develop individual strengths and to address individual needs of the students. The Modified High School Program is designed to meet the learning and behavioral needs of students with varying abilities. The curriculum balances transitional and prevocational skills training, functional academics and New York State Common Core Learning standards Instruction is aligned to the Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) standards and leads to a Skills and Achievement Commencement Credential (SACC). The Skills Enrichment Program offers a daily living skills curriculum with a functional academic base to develop job skills. Instruction is aligned to the Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) standards and leads to a Skills and Achievement Commencement Credential (SACC). Students participate in non-paid internships at public and non-profit facilities and agencies, such as hospitals, offices, parks and small businesses supervised by Nassau BOCES staff and on-site personnel to learn a variety of entry level skills. The Nassau Education and Treatment (NET) Program is a collaborative effort between Nassau BOCES, Sagamore Children's Psychiatric Hospital (Phase I) and North Shore Child & Family Guidance Center (Phase II) and is designed to meet the therapeutic, medical and learning needs for students diagnosed with various psychiatric disorders. The instructional program is aligned to the New York State Common Core Learning Standards and addresses students' cognitive levels and learning styles. Students are given the opportunity to earn a New York State Regents diploma or other state approved high school diploma. Students also have the opportunity of earning college credits through a partnership with S.U.N.Y Farmingdale State College. CCA’s behavior support program encourages positive choices, recognizes student achievement and supports the school mission to provide specially designed instruction to meet the social-emotional, academic, behavioral and transitional needs of students. Through a collaborative process among students, staff, families, school districts and outside agencies, CCA maintains a safe and supportive learning community enabling students to become productive, functional and independent members of society. Call for detailed information for each program.NassauCENTER FOR COMMUNITY ADJUSTMENTNASSAU BOCES DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
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 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 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
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
DISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-NASSAU COUNTYServes people who have been displaced from their careers as unpaid homemakers. It offers services to help with the challenges people in these situations often face. Some people have trouble finding: Child care; Transportation; Housing; Basic necessities; Jobs; Others may face: Emotional challenges; Medical needs and Legal problems. Services include: Crisis intervention; Counseling; Referral to community service agencies; Assertiveness training; Decision-making training; Assessment; Resume writing; Job search strategies and Job clubs. The final goal is for people to become employed and economically independent. If you or someone you know can benefit from this program, visit or call the center nearest you.NassauDISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-NASSAU COUNTYNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR/NASSAU
DISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-SUFFOLK COUNTYProvides multipurpose vocationally related services to individuals who have been displaced from their careers as unpaid homemakers. The goal of the program is to help long term homemakers develop and implement sound vocational plans leading to employment which will allow them to become economically independent. The program provides personal career counseling to assist women who have lost their financial support and are in transition from unpaid homemaker to the paid workforce. The program helps women who are separated, divorced, widowed, or whose spouse is disabled or long-term unemployed to find the confidence and self-esteem to progress toward economic independence. Crisis intervention, counseling and referral to relevant community service agencies are often critical preliminary needs of displaced homemakers. Program participants can then move on to various structured job readiness programs, which teach skills ranging from assertiveness to decision making to resume writing and job seeking strategies. Individual counseling and placement services, including assessment and resume preparation are provided to participants before, during, after or in lieu of structured job preparation programs. To learn more about this program, call your local Department of Labor Community Service Centers or Local Representative Heather Graham.SuffolkDISPLACED HOMEMAKER PROGRAM-SUFFOLK COUNTYSUFFOLK COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS
DIVERSIFIED CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATIONProvides supervised Career Education work experience and internships. This work based learning program helps make the important connection between what students learn in school and how it relates to their work experience. Students attend their high school for related instruction and are placed and supervised in internships with local businesses and industries. Students can earn a CTE sequence or additional credits towards a sequence. Call for more detailed information.SuffolkDIVERSIFIED CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATIONWESTERN SUFFOLK BOCES CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
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
GENERAL CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATIONHelps prepare classified students, ages 16-21, for employment or supportive employment upon graduation or for entry into advanced programs with support in Secondary Career and Technical Education. Students, referred to the program by their local school districts, spend one-half day at their home high school and one-half day at a Tech campus. At the Career Assessment Center, located at Wilson Tech's Manor Plains campus, students are evaluated on their career and academic strengths and weaknesses and this information is used to match the students with appropriate career choices. Call for more detailed information. SuffolkGENERAL CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATIONWESTERN 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
LEARNING FOR LIFE AND EXPLORING PROGRAMProvides young people with hands-on experience and the opportunity to explore future career choices. Participants will partake in career and financial classes and have the opportunity to meet professionals from a number of career fields.SuffolkLEARNING FOR LIFE AND EXPLORING PROGRAMBOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA/SUFFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL
PROJECT 9 LINEOffers veterans, including those with PTSD, support meetings, networking opportunities, creativity and job preparation workshops, and social activity experience to promote a healthy transition back to civilian life. A particular focus is placed upon helping veterans showcase their talent and share their experiences through the arts; via art shows, photography, music, dance and theatrical events.SuffolkPROJECT 9 LINEPROJECT 9 LINE
RIVERHEAD FAMILY DEVELOPMENTAssists individuals in recognizing obstacles in their lives, developing personal goals and the skills to achieve those goals. Provides opportunities for individuals to experience personal growth, manage conflicts between family and employment demands and strengthen family relationships. Assists individuals in improving job skills, expanding problem solving abilities, master budgeting skills and time management.SuffolkRIVERHEAD FAMILY DEVELOPMENTECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY COUNCIL (EOC) OF SUFFOLK, INC.
VOCATIONAL REHABILITATIONProvides vocational rehabilitation evaluations, career assessments, career seminars, career counseling, job accommodations, computer training, on-site light industrial workshop, supported employment, and job placement service offered to adults with cerebral palsy, traumatic brain injury, developmental disabilities, and other physical and neurological disabilities including learning disabilities and acquired disabilities, such as multiple sclerosis and stroke. Transitional services for school students with disabilities.SuffolkVOCATIONAL REHABILITATIONUCP OF LONG ISLAND
WALKER WORKFORCE AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT SKILLS TRAINING PROGRAMOffers professional, career and leadership development in many areas including; financial literacy and life skills management, work place culture/diversity, drug free life style, individual development, coping strategies, behavior modification and etiquette, resume writing, interview prep, professional/personal Branding, fundamental communication skills and vocabulary, workforce training, dress for success, job search, internship placement, post secondary education and vocational training enrollment assistance, entrepreneur mentorships and Armed Forces enlistment.SuffolkWALKER WORKFORCE AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT SKILLS TRAINING PROGRAMTHE JOURNEY OF DIFFERENCE, INC.
WORKPLUS-BELLPORTProvides comprehensive vocational and educational services to low-income adults who are transitioning from welfare to work, entering the job market for the first time, re-entering the job market, and/or working but seeking additional skill training. Offers a variety of workshops including computer training, vocational counseling, employment readiness, Continuing Adult Education Classes, English as a Second Language, job placement services and information and referral.SuffolkWORKPLUS-BELLPORTFAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE, INC.
WORKPLUS-HUNTINGTONProvides comprehensive vocational and educational services to low-income adults who are transitioning from welfare to work, entering the job market for the first time, re-entering the job market, and/or working but seeking additional skill training. Offers a variety of workshops including computer training, vocational counseling, employment readiness, Continuing Adult Education Classes, English as a Second Language, job placement services and information and referral.SuffolkWORKPLUS-HUNTINGTONFAMILY SERVICE LEAGUE, INC.

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