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Computer Essentials for Beginners

$199

with Sandy Leo-Clark

Calendar May 1, 2023 at 4 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Do you want to be able to use a computer but don’t know where to start? Have no fear, the content of this course will help you to learn the basics of using a personal computer such as understanding the desk top and start menu, and creating and saving a document. You will also get guided exposure to the finer points of computing in Microsoft Word. This is a fun and highly interactive course where students learn through instructor-led hands-on exercises.

Upon successful completion of this course students should be able to:

  • Identify Windows Ribbons and Bars and demonstrate Window function by utilizing scroll, minimize, restore, resize, move, and close.
  • Demonstrate basic Word Processing skills by formatting text into a project such as a list, letter, or flyer.
  • Create, save, and organize documents in Files and Folders.
  • Build basic Columns & Tables.
  • Show basic navigation in Word, Excel, and Power Point. 

Who Should Attend
This course is designed for computer novices who have little or no experience with using personal computers. 

Course Format 
This program is offered in person. All programs with in-person (on campus) classroom instruction at Cape Cod Community College require students to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to participation. 

Marine Technician Training: An Introduction to Outboard Systems

$999

with Curt Ainsworth

Calendar May 1, 2023 at 6 pm

An Introduction to Outboard Systems
Start a New Career in Marine Technology

The Center for Corporate and Professional Education at Cape Cod Community College is offering a Marine Technician/Mechanic Training Program, in partnership with Yamaha Motor University, to meet the demands of the booming Massachusetts boating industry!  

This Yamaha Introduction to Outboard Systems course covers all components and functions of an outboard engine.

Upon successful completion of this course, students will have developed the skill set needed to enter the workforce as an entry-level Outboard Engine Technician, and students will receive a Yamaha industry-recognized credential. 

Students who enroll by May 1, 2023 will also participate in an OSHA 10 Safety Program and earn this additional certification.

Who Should Take This Program
This 100-hour program is for entry-level participants with little or no experience in the field. Previous experience is desirable but not required. Interested participants should have a high school diploma/equivalent or 1-3 years’ experience in the field.  

What to Expect 
This program is hybrid with in-person classroom instruction, live Zoom sessions, onsite technical instruction, and online instruction. Students will receive career coaching, curriculum support, as well as hands-on training.  

Program Timeline  

  • OSHA 10 Certification program will be offered Mon./Wed., 5/1/23-5/10/2023.
  • Marine Technician Training will be offered three nights per week, beginning 5/11/2023. 
  • 10 student maximum. 

Class Format
All programs with in-person (on campus) classroom instruction at Cape Cod Community College require students to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to participation. 

Questions 
Contact Curt Ainsworth, Marine Technology Coordinator/Instructor, at 774.330.4606 or email cainsworth@capecod.edu

Payment plan available: $499 deposit plus 5 payments of $83.33, paid every two weeks. Final payment of $83.35.

40 Hour Real Estate Salesperson Exam Prep (WRE038-67)

$499

with David Harris

Calendar May 9, 2023 at 9 am

MA requires 40 hours of pre-license training prior to the real estate salesperson exam. This course will prepare students for the license exam. It is approved by the MA Board of Registration for fulfilling its licensing requirements. 

Who Should Attend
Anyone who wishes to sit for the Massachusetts Real Estate Salesperson Exam.

Course Format 
This program is offered in person. All programs with in-person (on campus) classroom instruction at Cape Cod Community College require students to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to participation. 

 

Introduction to Basic Digital Photography (WIT222-65)

$249

with Keith Conforti

Calendar May 24, 2023 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Learn how to unlock your creativity with your digital camera. Students will learn the fundamentals of photography by taking advantage of the features and functionality specific to their own digital camera. This course will focus on the technical aspects of digital photography: proper basic settings, lens selection, image file formats, exposure settings, and developing a digital workflow. Then we will explore the art of photography: composition, depth of field, storytelling, and themes. We will build on your abilities each week through various assignments created to reinforce the topics you’ve learned. Students should bring their cameras and manuals to class. Digital SLR or mirrorless cameras with interchangeable lenses required, tripods recommended. 

Course Format 
This program is offered in person. All programs with in-person (on campus) classroom instruction at Cape Cod Community College require students to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to participation. 

Certified Fiber Optics Technician - CFOT

$950
Calendar Aug 14, 2023 at 8 am

This introductory 3-day, 24-hour (actual hours may vary depending on number of students) 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.

Course Format
In-person (on campus) at Cape Cod Community College. 

Registration
To register for this program, please add yourself to our Wait List. A CCAPE team member will be in contact to provide you with instructions for submitting your COVID-19 vaccination information and to process payment. 

Student COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement
All programs with in-person (on campus) classroom instruction at Cape Cod Community College require students to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to participation. Requests for reasonable accommodation, including requests for a medical or religious exemption, will be considered consistent with applicable laws, legal guidance, and College policy. Masks are optional while indoors on campus.

Certified Fiber Optics Programs are offered in partnership with BDI Datalynk. 

Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing and Maintenance(CFOS/T)

$875
Calendar Aug 16, 2023 at 8 am

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.

Course Format
In-person (on campus) at Cape Cod Community College. 

Registration
To register for this program, please add yourself to our Wait List. A CCAPE team member will be in contact to provide you with instructions for submitting your COVID-19 vaccination information and to process payment. 

Student COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement
All programs with in-person (on campus) classroom instruction at Cape Cod Community College require students to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to participation. Requests for reasonable accommodation, including requests for a medical or religious exemption, will be considered consistent with applicable laws, legal guidance, and College policy. Masks are optional while indoors on campus.

Certified Fiber Optics Programs are offered in partnership with BDI Datalynk. 

Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Splicing (CFOS/S)

$875
Calendar Aug 18, 2023 at 8 am

This 16 hour (actual hours may vary depending on number of students) Splicing Specialist Training includes a complete PowerPoint presentation explaining the importance of high-performance splicing and further details the points necessary to achieve these splices. The depth of this presentation is much greater than most textbooks and provides background information about splicing that is very important to the student. An overview of OTDR functions and trace understanding is also provided during this presentation. 85% hands-on classroom activities will provide training in both fusion and mechanical splicing of either single or multimode fiber optic cables.

Inside or outside plant fiber optic cable types will be utilized at the instructor's discretion during these hands-on sessions along with fiber optics enclosures and splice trays. The student will be responsible for successfully making and testing both mechanical and fusion splices. In addition to the basic splicing activities outlined above, the student will further be required to correctly and efficiently install spliced fibers into splice trays and enclosures. The student will further be required to achieve a splice loss of less than 0.15 dB for all splices and demonstrate proficiency in interpretation of splice loss using OTDR splice traces.

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.

Course Format
In-person (on campus) at Cape Cod Community College. 

Registration
To register for this program, please add yourself to our Wait List. A CCAPE team member will be in contact to provide you with instructions for submitting your COVID-19 vaccination information and to process payment. 

Student COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement
All programs with in-person (on campus) classroom instruction at Cape Cod Community College require students to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to participation. Requests for reasonable accommodation, including requests for a medical or religious exemption, will be considered consistent with applicable laws, legal guidance, and College policy. Masks are optional while indoors on campus.

Certified Fiber Optics Programs are offered in partnership with BDI Datalynk. 





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