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QuickBooks for the Workplace (WIT007-66)
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QuickBooks for the Workplace (WIT007-66)

$199

with Sue Martin

Calendar Jan 13, 2021 at 9 am, runs for 2 weeks

Learn how QuickBooks can help you track your accounts, receipts, statements, payables, inventory, and receivables. QuickBooks is designed for small to mid-sized businesses that want to use effective software with a traditional approach to accounting. 

This course is offered in a remote learning capacity. Zoom guidance and instructions will be provided prior to the start of the course. 

Smart Manufacturing Training Program Virtual Information Session (WGB105-63)

Free

with Sheryll Reichwein

Calendar Jan 19, 2021 at 6 pm

Learn more about our Certified Manufacturing Associate and SACA C-101 Certified Industry 4.0 Associate - Basic Operations Program!

Register and you'll receive an email with instructions for joining our virtual Smart Manufacturing Information Session offered via Zoom. 

Are you looking for a career path in manufacturing? Training to be a machinist? Want upskilling courses in manufacturing technology?

Our virtual information session provides students with an opportunity to learn more about our FREE (grant-funded) Smart Manufacturing Program starting January 28th. Join us to explore the world of manufacturing and learn more about the fundamentals that will prepare you for an entry level position in manufacturing, or help you advance from an entry level position. This program will offer the opportunity for students to obtain two credentials in the manufacturing field: Certified Manufacturing Associate and SACA C-101 Certified Industry 4.0 Associate – Basic Operations. A 40-hour internship with a local employer is included.

Veterans, women, unemployed, underemployed and other underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. Learn about career opportunities, pathways and credentials offered. Start the application process today!

This program is offered in partnership with MassHire Greater New Bedford Workforce Board and funded through the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development. All costs; tuition, course fees, and books are covered by the grant.  

Application Process Required

Questions? Call Mary Conklin, Program Coordinator, at 508-375-5010 or email workforce@capecod.edu

Managing Your Personal Finances (WPG504-63)

$79
Calendar Jan 21, 2021 at 3:30 pm

This 3-hour workshop is a quick course in personal finance specifically developed for individuals who are anxious about financial decisions they will be making over the next 5-6 years.  Participants will learn the differences between various personal finance options in their lives. Topics will include: budgeting, financial safety online, credit and debit card basics, and how to understand your credit score/credit history.

This course is offered in a remote learning capacity. Zoom guidance and instructions will be provided in advance of the first session. 

Become a Professional Tutor Online Program (WPG529-66)

$199
Calendar Jan 25, 2021 , runs for 4 weeks

Whether you are starting your own tutoring business or working to support students in a home or classroom environment, effective tutoring practices are essential to student success. This course will provide training to tutor individuals and small groups of all ages in a virtual or face-face environment. Learn techniques and strategies to encourage independent learning and inspire success for your tutees.

Participants will learn strategies to encourage student skills including time management, independence, growth mindset, and study skills. 

Participants will also learn practical skills for tutoring:

  • Communications techniques
  • Starting and ending the tutoring session
  • Working with the tutoring cycle
  • Goal setting
  • Incorporating technology tools
  • Active listening/questioning methods
  • Handling difficult sitations

This course is completely online with an instructor led live Zoom launch and wrap-up session. Students should expect to spend eight hours per week completing readings, activities, and assignments that reinforce tutor training techniques, theory, and best practices in the tutoring field over a five-week period.

This course is geared for anyone looking to help students with their academic goals. Strategies to encourage student confidence and independence are ideal for caregivers helping children with their homework, homeschoolers, educators, or people looking to start their own tutoring business. 

Zoom guidance and instruction will be provided in advance of the first session. 

Certified Fiber Optic Technician - CFOT (WPG041-62)
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Certified Fiber Optic Technician - CFOT (WPG041-62)

$850

This introductory 3-day, 24-hour (*Approx.) fiber optic technician course is designed for anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optic Technician. This Fiber Optic Training combines theory and 85% hands-on activities to prepare the student to take the CFOT (Certified Fiber Optic Technician) test that is sanctioned by the FOA (Fiber Optic Association) and given and graded the final class day.

This course also introduces the student to industry standards governing FTTD (Fiber To The Desk), FTTH (Fiber To The Home), and Distribution Cabling. Students will learn how to identify fiber types, recognize various connectors used in fiber installation; and install, terminate, splice, and properly test installed fiber cable to existing standards. This program explores the history and future of fiber optics and fiber optics capabilities, and basic testing and troubleshooting. Anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optic Technician should attend this class.

Note: The student must pass both the written and hands on exams to successfully pass this course.

Certified Fiber Optics Programs are offered in partnership with BDI Datalynk

Crash Course in Human Resource Management for HR Professionals (WPG492-66)

$199

with Monet Viens

Calendar Jan 26, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

This course has been developed for new HR professionals and supervisors and managers with HR responsibilities.

Learn the many diverse components of successful Human Resources management, from legal hassles to interpersonal disputes and benefits to compensation issues. Topics include:

  • HR Law update 2020-2021
  • How to clearly communicate employee benefits
  • How to identify and prevent workplace harassment including sexual harassment
  • HR electronic record keeping
  • Effective interviews to hire the right people

This course is offered in a remote learning capacity. Zoom guidance and instructions will be provided prior to the first session. 

Community Health Worker Certificate and Contact Tracing Virtual Information Session (WGB105-64)

Free

with Sheryll Reichwein

Calendar Jan 27, 2021 at 6 pm

Learn more about our Community Health Worker Certificate and Contact Tracing Program!

Register and you'll receive an email with instructions for joining our virtual Community Health Worker Certificate and Contact Tracing Program Session offered via Zoom. If you cannot make this Info Session on January 27th, an additional Info Session has been scheduled for January 29th

Are you interested in helping others, supporting the health of people in our community, and building your professional skills?

Cape Cod Community College is hosting two (virtual) information sessions to explore our FREE Community Health Worker Certificate and Contact Tracing Program. This program is funded by Barnstable County and its Economic Development Council License Plate Grant Program through the Cape Cod Commission. All costs; tuition, course fees, and books are covered by the grant.

The goal of this program is to train professionals as community health workers, building foundational skills and practices with a focus on integrating behavioral health and addiction/substance use into health and human service settings. This program will also provide education and skills around the importance of contact tracing efforts and why it can be such an effective public health intervention.  

Who Should Apply? Professionals who are working or have worked in human services, public health or a closely related field and are looking to gain knowledge and certification as a Community Health Worker. Start the application process today! 

Application Process Required

Questions? Call Mary Conklin, Program Coordinator, at 508-375-5010 or email workforce@capecod.edu

Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing & Maintenance - CFOS/T (WPG042-62)
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Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing & Maintenance - CFOS/T (WPG042-62)

$775

This 2-day, 16-hour (actual hours may vary depending on number of students) program is designed to offer advanced training to anyone involved with the testing and maintenance of fiber optic networks. A focal point in the program is to offer a general, easy to understand, approach to fiber optics testing standards with little theory and considerable hands on activities. This comprehensive program explains the variety of testing standards, equipment and technological approaches used in fiber network testing and splicing and how to choose among them. This 85% hands on course explores the overall spectrum of testing and maintenance of singlemode fiber optic networks, and provides a detailed overview and demonstration of various pieces of equipment used in testing and maintenance. Subject matter includes a detailed study of ANSI/TIA/EIA-526-(7)A, OTDR fundamentals and uses, OTDR vs. Insertion Loss Testing, Return Loss Testing, and Attenuation testing using the Power Source and Light Meter.

This course is recognized by The US Department of Labor and is sanctioned by the Fiber Optic Association (FOA).

Prerequisite: FOA CFOT course. As of January 1, 2015, the student MUST have successfully passed the basic CFOT course within the preceding 12 months or have renewed their FOA membership within that time frame prior to attending the CFOS/T, CFOS/S, and/or the CFOS/O FOA Specialist courses offered by BDI Datalynk. There are no exceptions. Students are encouraged to register for all courses being offered at the individual locations with the understanding that the CFOT is the prerequisite for all other courses and it must be successfully completed first prior to attending any of the other specialist courses.

Certified Fiber Optics Programs are offered in partnership with BDI Datalynk





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