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Offshore Wind: Energy, Climate and Jobs (WET085-62)

Free

with Chris Powicki

Calendar Sep 29, 2021 at 6 pm

Date: Wednesday, 9/29/2021, 1 session
Time: 6-9pm
Format: In-person
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis

Course Description:

This in-person workshop addresses global trends, technology basics, why Cape Wind failed, how new projects will succeed, and career opportunities and other benefits. It features inside perspective on Vineyard Wind, the nation’s first large-scale offshore project. 

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

Who Should Attend?

Anyone interested in learning more about the offshore wind farm industry, and what it means to Cape Cod in terms of energy, climate and jobs.

OSHA 8 Hazwoper Refresher (WET010-62)

$199

with Fran Kittridge

Calendar Oct 1, 2021 at 8:30 am

Date: Friday, 10/1/21
Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
Format: In Person
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis

Course Description:

This 8-hour hazwoper refresher course covers the 29 CFR 1910.120 regulation, work-site safety, hazard communication, emergency action plans/contingency plans, fire protection/prevention, back safety and container handling, confined spaces, air monitoring, decontamination, personal protective equipment, and respiratory protection. 

This course is offered in-person. College social distancing guidelines will be followed and masks are required in the building at all times.

Who Should Attend?

This class is for those responsible for workplace safety and building and/or job site management. 

About the Instructor:

Coming Soon!

Flying Drones for Business Applications (WPG551-62)

$399

with Larry Harman

Calendar Oct 9, 2021 at 9 am, runs for 8 weeks

Important: Start Date Changed to October 9th! 

Date: Saturdays, 10/9/2021-12/11/2021, (no class 11/13 & 11/27), 8 sessions
Time: 9am-12pm
Format: In Person
Location: CCCC Main Campus, 2240 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable

Course Description:

This program is for individuals who wish to earn the FAA Remote Pilot Certification, with a focus on all the content required for the FAA’s Remote Pilot Test — regulations, the National Airspace System, weather, aircraft loading and performance, flight operations, and more including:

  • The expanding role of drones in commercial and government applications
  • Commercial systems available for budget operations
  • Knowledge of approaches to applying sUAS in transportation safety, security, and emergency response
  • Mission planning and goal assessment
  • Imagery analysis skills
  • Safety practices advocated by insurance companies and risk managers
  • Imagery analysis using commercial mapping programs

This course is offered in-person. College social distancing guidelines will be followed and masks are required in the building and on-campus at all times.

 

Blueprint Reading for the Trades (WPG394-62)

$199

with Frank Sesto

Calendar Oct 14, 2021 at 5 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Date: Thursdays, 10/14/21-11/4/21, 4 sessions
Time: 5-8pm
Format: In Person
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis

Course Description:

This course will provide an overview of the construction sequence and the design, construction, and jurisdictional professionals involved. Students will learn to identify and understand design and construction drawings and how they are created. Students will also learn about drawing scale and how to use an Architects/Engineering scale as well as the drawing standards and conventions used in construction documents.

Textbook required and to be purchased separately by students.

Who Should Attend:

If you work in manufacturing or one of the skilled trades, you could benefit from a baseline knowledge of reading blueprints. Our course will help you learn the skills you need to explore new career paths or improve your job performance in this field.

About the Instructor:

Frank Sesto is a subject matter expert in manufacturing and machining with nearly 30 years of teaching experience, including a decade at the community college level. Prior to his teaching career, Sesto worked as a tool and die maker for a variety of organizations in New England. He has been teaching manufacturing programs at 4Cs for several years. 

We've Got Your Back - We Can Help

Your success in-and-out of the classroom is the most important thing to us. We also know that going to college isn't easy, especially when you're balancing life outside of school. We have academic support services to help you thrive in your training programs and personal support systems that help you manage your mental health and well-being. Whatever support you need, reach out and we'll help you find it. Call 508-375-5010. 

Unrestricted Construction Supervisor Exam Prep (WPG078-62)

$429

with Douglas Reichwein

Calendar Nov 1, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 7 weeks

Date: Mondays, 11/1/21-12/13/2021, 7 sessions
Time: 6-9 pm
Format: In person
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis

Course Description:

This course is for those who wish to be licensed for construction, reconstruction, alteration, repair, removal, or demolition involving any activity regulated by the code. This license includes all of the Specialty Licenses. With this Unrestricted CSL, building permits can be applied for and obtained through the Building Departments in Massachusetts towns.

This course is 7 weeks of intense training and testing to equip students to take and pass the exam. A comprehensive review and examination of the Mass State Building Code will be provided to prepare construction professionals for the state license exam. Candidates must have proof of at least three plus years of construction experience required for eligibility to take state exam.

Note: MA State Building Code Books required.

Who Should Attend?

Construction workers with at least three years of documented construction industry work experience who would like to sit for the state Unrestricted Construction Supervisor Exam.

About the Instructor:

Douglas Reichwein has been a Licensed Construction Supervisor in Massachusetts, building high-end homes and tending to hospitality properties on Cape Cod & Nantucket since 1990. In addition to teaching the CSL Exam Preparation Course, Douglas has taught a number of other construction-related courses for CCAPE, including a grant-funded training program, a summer youth program, and an introduction to insurance loss control. A gifted teacher, coach, and counselor, Douglas is currently completing a master’s degree program in Couple & Family Therapy at Antioch University.

We've Got Your Back - We Can Help

Your success in-and-out of the classroom is the most important thing to us. We also know that going to college isn't easy, especially when you're balancing life outside of school. We have academic support services to help you thrive in your training programs and personal support systems that help you manage your mental health and well-being. Whatever support you need, reach out and we'll help you find it. Call 508-375-5010. 

OSHA 40-Hour for Construction Safety (WET015-62)

$699

with Fran Kittridge

Calendar Nov 15, 2021 at 8:30 am

Date: Monday-Friday, 11/15/21-11/19/21, 5 sessions
Time: 8:30am-4:30pm
Format: In person
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis

Course Description:

This 40-hour course contains the 29 CFR 1910.120 regulatory overview, site and safety health plan, job hazard analysis, waste characterization, site investigation/audit, personal protective equipment, air monitoring, decontamination, SCBA use, basic principles of emergency response, introduction to confined space, and chemical hazards vs. physical hazards.

Who Should Attend? 

This safety program is for workers that are new to uncontrolled hazardous waste or emergency response operations, or that perform activities that expose or potentially expose them to hazardous substances.

About the Instructor:

Coming soon!





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