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OSHA Certification

OSHA Construction Training Course 10 HOURS - $175 - Call 978-373-4101 ext 215 for information on next class

This 10-hour program, Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA), 29.CFR 1926, is intended to provide a variety of training on construction safety and health to entry-level workers. A course completion 10-hour card will be issued to those students who successfully complete the requirements. Two Saturdays 8:00AM-1:00PM (10 hours)

 

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Cosmetology and manicure

Cosmetology 1000 Hour Course  

1000 HOURS -  October 2018 - Call 978-373-4101 ext 215 to schedule a consultation

Cosmetology 1000 Hour Certification:  Students in the Cosmetology program will learn the techniques necessary for a career in the beauty industry with a focus on how to develop a self-confident and professional attitude crucial for success in the trade. Students learn the principle steps of performing facials, manicures, scalp treatments, haircuts, foil frosting, and acrylic nails. Chemical services such as hair coloring, hair bleaching, permanent waving and hair straightening are demonstrated throughout the program. 

Upon completion of one thousand (1,000) hours, students are prepared to take the Massachusetts State Board exam, and may obtain a Class I Cosmetology license. 

Upon graduation, job opportunities may include: salon stylist, hair stylist, nail technician, skin care specialist, platform artist, product educator, salon manager or owner, hair color specialist, texture service specialist, wig/extensions specialist, and make-up artist. 

Monday thru Thursday  5 until 9 PM

 

Culinary Arts

Culinary Arts ServSafe  

6 HOURS - $150.00* -  TBA Call 978-373-4101 ext. 215 for Information

This course is an up-to-date, extensive food safety training and certification program. Materials include the 2013 FDA Food Code, the latest updates in the science of food safety, and the best practices used in the industry. The new addition also includes tools to help managers and operators implement critical food safety practices in their operation. All restaurants require this certification by state law. Upon completion and successful scoring you will be issued a ServSafe certification valid for 5 years in any state. Limited to 20 students per session.

*Cost Includes Textbook and Certification Test . Certification test will be given on site with same night results that night.

Monday 5:00-9:00PM Online Registration

 

 

Electrical Trade Extension Licensing

Electrical Journeyman Trade Extension License Program

This program will prepare students for the state licensing exam by meeting the requirements of 600 theory hours. This sequenced program will consist of 8 semesters of 75 hours each, and each level will require 2 semesters each.

Prerequisite:  Present employment as an electrical apprentice Required

Each 2-semester course will require a current electrical code book. All classes will meet on Monday and Wednesday from 6:00-9:00pm

Board of State Examiners of Electricians Web site

Click Here For Eligibility Criteria for Initial Electricians Licensure

Electrical Journeyman I A

75 HOURS - $575 plus registration fee -  Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
Price Includes Electrical Code Book
Prerequisite: Present employment as an Electrical Apprentice

Topics include the following: safety, theory, testing and test equipment, blueprint reading, commercial, industrial and residential wiring.

Monday and Wednesday 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

 

Electrical Journeyman II A

75 HOURS - $550 plus registration fee - Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
Prerequisite: Present employment as an Electrical apprentice. Requirement: Must have completed Electrical Journeyman I

Topics include the following: A/C theory, motor theory, grounding, electrical service installation, relays and conductor termination.

Monday and Wednesday 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

 

Electrical Journeyman III A

75 HOURS - $550 plus registration fee - Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
Prerequisite: Present employment as an Electrical Apprentice. Requirement: Must have completed Electrical Journeyman II .

Topics include the following:  branch and feeder circuits, conductor selection, motor calculations, raceways, motor control and hazardous locations.

Monday and Wednesday 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

 

Electrical Journeyman IV A

75 HOURS - $550 plus registration fee - Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
Prerequisite: Present employment as an Electrical Apprentice. Requirement: Must have completed Electrical Journeyman III

Topics include: load calculations, standby and emergency systems, electronic theory, transformers, HVAC controls, welding apparatus, high voltage and testing.

Monday and Wednesday 6:00-9:00PM  Online Registration

 

Electrical Journeyman IV Extension

$165 plus registration fee - Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
This course is designed for students who have already completed their 8th and/or final semester of Electrical Journeyman IV, and are within 20 hours of completing the required 600 hours for the licensing exam.

Note: Written approval of the Director is required. Students MUST have 20 or less hours to complete their program for licensing. Class will run simultaneously with the other Electrical Journeyman classes.

Monday and Wednesday 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

 

Electrical Master's Course  

75 HOURS - $550.00 plus registration fee -Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
Prerequisite: Must Have Massachusetts Electrical Journeyman License.

This is a 75 hour course of the 150 hours required for the Massachusetts Master Electrician Examination. The course will cover appropriate math, code and theory related to the Masters License.

Monday and Wednesday 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

Electrical Continuing Education CMR 237 Course

15 HOURS - $160.00  Call 978-423-4493 or Adult Ed hotline at 978-373-4101 ext. 215 for more information

Massachusetts Board of Electricians Continuing Education Requirements - 237 CMR Web Page

This Course will cover the Massachusetts and National Electrical Code changes -  Massachusetts Regulations CMR 237 and 141 for the 2017 Code Cycle.

Sanford Seminars - Instructor Doug Sanford - licensed provider for the Massachusetts Board of State Examiners for Electricians

Call 978-423-4493 for Information on How to Register or Email Doug at sanfordseminars@verizon.net

 

 

 

 

 

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HVAC Certification

Air Conditioning

60 HOURS - $445.00 plus registration fee* -  Next Class Begins Monday September 17th

Air conditioning is an introduction to the industry, including residential and light commercial equipment, heat gain and heat loss with duct design. Wiring, trouble shooting of low voltage control systems, piping procedures, refrigeration, hot water and steam will be demonstrated. * Upon completion of course, students may take the ESCO Institute Refrigerant Transition and Recovery Certification Exam.

*There is a $50.00 additional charge for the ESCO exam. Safety glasses required.

Monday & Wednesday 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

 

Oil Burner Technology

120 HOURS - $865.00 plus registration fee* - Next Class Begins Monday September 17th

A course designed to teach the basics of oil burner technology. Theory and demonstrations lead to preparation for the State of Massachusetts Oil Burner Technician Certificate (Department of Public Safety). Subject matter includes Oil Tanks and Piping, Fuel Units and Oil Valves, Nozzles and Combustion Chambers, Basic Electricity, Ignition Systems, Motors, Primary controls, Thermostats, and Preventative Maintenance. *There is a $57.00 Additional Cost for Textbook. Safety Glasses Required.

Monday & Wednesday 6:00-9:00PM

Massachusetts Department of Public Safety Oil Burner Technician Website

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Machine Technology

Machine Technology

60 HOURS - $445.00 plus registration fee - Next Class Begins Monday September 17th

A program of shop instruction in basic machine shop skills including lathes, milling, drills and inspection. Students will be introduced to all aspects of machining in a hands-on shop environment with state-of-the-art equipment. Safety glasses required. *Includes Supply Fee.  

Monday & Wednesday 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

 

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Master cam

Introduction to Master Cam for CNC Machining

40 HOURS - $305.00 plus registration fee - Next Class Begins Monday September 17th

The course is an introduction to MasterCAM CNC software. Students will gain an understanding of how to program a CNC machine with
MasterCAM Software. Some of the topics covered will be creating geometry, using dynamic planes & work offsets, Dynamic Milling, and more. The course will cover MasterCAM features used to machine a part. The course will use a curriculum from CamInstructor, an officially licensed MasterCAM partner.  

Prerequisite: Knowledge of computers and basic machining knowledge.

Textbook Required:  MasterCAM Teacher Kit

Monday & Wednesday 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration                                                                 Return to Professional Course Listings

Medical - Career

emergency Medical Technician - pride star EMT at Whittier

150 HOURS -  Call Nichole @ (978)735-4626 or email nshea@pridestarems.com
Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018

 

Certified Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide

100 HOURS -  Call for Information at 978-373-4101 ext 215  - $925 plus registration Fee*
Next Class TBA

A CORI check is required prior to acceptance into the program.

This course prepares students for an entry-level career in health care with a 100-hour training program for Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) and Home Health Aide. Fulfill classroom hours on campus and clinical experience in a local nursing facility with Registered Nurse instructors. The skills taught in this state licensed certificate program include vital signs, moving and turning patients, personal care basics, bed making, bed bath and feeding, record keeping and responding to emergencies. Proof of immunizations and a negative TB test is required prior to Clinical Experience. 

Course is limited to 10 students

Call 978-373-4101 ext. 215  for Details on How to Enroll

*Cost includes the  Massachusetts State CNA Exam

 

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Plumbing - Trade Extension Licensing

Board of State Examiners of Plumbers and Gas Fitters Web Site

Board of State Examiners of Plumbers and Gas Fitters Continuing Education Web Site

Plumbing Tier I  

110 HOURS - $805 plus registration fee -  Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
Plumbing Apprentice Card Required

The course will teach the following lessons: Introduction to plumbing, safety and installation practices, materials, tools and joining methods used in plumbing, valves & devices used in plumbing, residential blueprints, math and definitions. The course will run for 2 semesters, 55 hours each. Students must hold a current registered apprentice card as a prerequisite.  

Monday & Wednesday - 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

Plumbing Tier II

110 HOURS - $805 plus registration fee -   Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
Prerequisite: Must have completed Plumbing Tier I and have a Plumbing Apprentice Card

The course will teach the following lessons: Drainage, building sanitary waste and venting system, allowable materials and approval procedures, plumbing traps, cleanouts, plumbing code, potable water supply, math, gas fitting, blueprint reading, and definitions. The course will run for 2 semesters, 55 hours each. Students must hold a current registered apprentice card as a prerequisite.  

Monday & Wednesday - 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

Plumbing Tier III  

110 HOURS - $805 plus registration fee -   Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
Prerequisite: Must have completed Plumbing Tier II and have a Plumbing Apprentice Card

The course will teach the following lessons: Venting, drainage, water supply, testing and safety, gas code, fixture installation, and definitions. The course will run for 2 semesters, 55 hours each. Students must hold a current registered apprentice card as a prerequisite.  

Monday & Wednesday - 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

Plumbing Tier IV

110 HOURS - $805 plus registration fee -  Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
Prerequisite: Must have completed Plumbing Tier III and have a Plumbing Apprentice Card

The course will teach the following lessons: Gas code, General Provisions, Scope and Jurisdiction, Drainage Piping, Water Supply, Fixture Installations, hospital fixtures, Manufactured Homes and construction Trailers, Public and Semi-Public Swimming Pools,  and Vacuum Drainage Systems Students must hold a current registered apprentice card as a prerequisite.  

Monday & Wednesday - 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

Plumbing Master/Tier V

55 HOURS - $410.00 plus registration fee -  Next Class Begins Monday September 10th, 2018
Prerequisite: Must have completed Plumbing Tier IV and have a Plumbing Apprentice Card

55 hour course of the 110 hours required for the Massachusetts Master Plumber Examination. The course will cover appropriate math, code and theory related to the Masters license. Students must hold a current registered apprentice card as a prerequisite.  

Monday & Wednesday - 6:00-9:00PM Online Registration

 

 

 

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Welding

Welding

60 HOURS - $445.00 plus registration fee - Next Class Begins Monday September 17th

This course provides an introduction into welding through instruction in joint design, beading, overlapping and padding. Instruction is given in MIG, TIG and ARC welding as well as flame cutting. Helmet and Safety Glasses are required.  

Monday & Wednesday - 6:00-9:00PM  Online Registration

 

 

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