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SKILLS DEVELOPMENT CLASSES

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Home Health Aide

Home Care Companion + Home Health Aide

Registration: CLOSED

Start Date: TBD

Location:
Norwalk Community College and Building One Community

40 Sessions

  • Registrants must go through an interview process to determine their eligibility for this program. Limited Spots
  • Interview dates: (To be Determined)
  • English Level: Intermediate
  • Program Cost: $300 (Flexible payments options available)

CPR

Registration: CLOSED

Start Date: TBD

Location:
Building One Community - 75 Selleck Street, Stamford.

1 Session

  • Learn how to recognize and handle emergency situations.
  • Care for breathing and cardiac emergencies.
  • Program Cost: $55 (Payment required at registration time)
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Culinary

English for Culinary

Registration: CLOSED

Start Date: TBD

Tuesday and Thursday
9:30 – 11:30 AM

Location:
Online 

22 Sessions

This course covers the English vocabulary, grammar, and customer service techniques you need when working in restaurants, catering, and other culinary businesses.

  • English Level Required: 1
  • Students who attend 70% of classes will receive a certificate of completion.

Food Handler Certification

Registration: CLOSED

Start Date: TBD

Location:
Building One Community

1 Session

  • Cost: $52 fee required to register (It includes class materials and certificate).
  • Participants will receive a Serv Safe Certification awarded by the National Restaurant Association after passing their exam.

Food Protection Manager Certification

Registration: CLOSED

Start Date: TBD 

Location:
Building One Community

1 Session

  • Cost: $165 fee required to register (It includes class materials and certificate).
  • Participants will receive a Serv Safe Certification awarded by the National Restaurant Association after passing their exam.
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Construction & Landscaping

OSHA-10 For Construction

Registration: CLOSED

Date: TBD

Location:
Building One Community

2 Sessions

  • Must attend both sessions to receive the OSHA 10 card, which is available 2-3 weeks after completing the training. (Delivery times may vary due to the current pandemic).
  • $50.00 fee is required at registration (It includes the OSHA 10 Card Cost).

OSHA-30 For Construction

Registration: CLOSED

Dates: TBD

Location:
Building One Community - 417 Shippan Avenue, Stamford.

Cost: $150

4 Sessions

This 4-session program provides construction workers with training on common workplace safety and health hazards.

  • Must attend all sessions to receive the OSHA 30 card, which is available 2-3 weeks after completing the training (Delivery times may vary).
  • Payment for the training is required at registration time. (It covers the OSHA 30 Card Cost).
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Essential Work Skills

Information Technology Level 1

Registration: OPEN

Location: Building One Community - 75 Selleck St, Stamford

Start Date: January 12, 2023

End Date: April 6, 2023

Thursdays 5:30 to 7:00 pm

Cost: Free

12 Sessions

Learn the basics of computer literacy through hands-on use of how to operate a computer’s hardware & software.

  • How to use the keyboard, touchpad, and other essential computer devices.
  • Connecting to the internet, web browser navigation, email administration.
  • Dive into creating, editing, and sharing documents on the cloud.
  • English Level preferably: 1

Information Technology Level 2

Registration: OPEN

Location: Online

Start Date: January 14, 2023

End Date: April 8, 2023

Saturdays 8:00 to 9:30 am

Cost: Free

12 Sessions

This class is designed to practice and strengthen all content that was learned in Level 1.

Learn:

  • How to use the features for documents, presentations, and spreadsheets.
  • How to create and use forms online, online calendars, and access digital libraries.
  • Cybersecurity and cybercrime threats, and prevention.
  • Children's monitoring when using the internet.
  • English Level preferably: 1

Job Search Clinic

Registration: OPEN

Date: TBD

1:00 to 2:00 PM

Location: Building One Community - 417 Shippan Avenue, Stamford.

Cost: Free

The Job Search Clinic is a set of 9 career-related workshops which provide access to virtual or onsite coaching sessions.

Learn how to:

  • Create a resume that features your skills and experiences.
  • Create an outstanding cover letter that will sell your skills and qualifications to employers.
  • Prepare yourself for the interview process.

In partnership with Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut

Nuvance Health: Career Information Session for Norwalk Hospital & Medical Practices

Registration: OPEN

Date: TBD

6:00 to 8:00 PM

Location: Building One Community - 417 Shippan Ave., Stamford 

Cost: Free

Learn about the various job opportunities at Nuvance Health. Entry-level or advanced positions are available.

  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Practice Patient Representative
  • Patient Care Technician
  • and much more!

In partnership with Nuvance Health 

Entrepreneurship Workshop: Ready to start or make your business grow? 

Registration: OPEN

Start Date: December 8th, 2022

Location: Building One Community - 417 Shippan Avenue, Stamford.

6:00 to 8:00 PM

Cost: Free

1 Session

Learn how to:

  • Turn a business idea into a reality
  • Develop a business mentality to lead a successful business.
  • Take your current business to the next level.
  • This is an introductory workshop to our Immigrant Entrepreneurship Incubator Program.
  • The workshop will be conducted in Spanish.

Immigrant Entrepreneurship Incubator Program

Registration: OPEN

Start Date: TBD

Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00 to 7:30 PM

Cost: Free

10 Sessions

Learn how to:

  • Plan for a healthy business
  • Identify Business Structures
  • Prepare for Financial & Tax responsibilities
  • Dive into the basics of Accounting to help set your business for success!
  • Must complete all entrepreneurship incubator classes to be enrolled in our one-on-one free mentorship for three months.

Personal Finances Workshops Series: "Financial Fraud"

Registration: OPEN

NEW Date: November 30, 2022

6:00 to 7:00 pm

Cost: Free

Location: Building One Community - 417 Shippan Avenue, Stamford.

1 Session

  • Learn about financial fraud.
  • Identity theft.
  • Ways to protect yourself from financial scammers.
  • The workshop will be conducted in Spanish.
  • Pre-registration required.

In partnership with Members Credit Union

Personal Finances Webinar Series: "Saving & Budgeting"

Registration: OPEN

Date:  Thursday, December 6, 2022

Cost: Free

1 Session

  • Setting budgets and building savings can help you meet financial goals. Get strategies and tips to better manage your money.
  • The workshop will be conducted in English.
  • Pre-registration required.

Location:
Building One Community - 417 Shippan Avenue, Stamford. First Floor.

In partnership with Bank of America

 

NCC Education to Career Pathways Info Session

Registration: OPEN

Date: TBD

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Cost: Free

1 Session

Join this info session to get information about the educational opportunities available at Norwalk Community College and Building One Community.

  • This session will be conducted in English.
  • Pre-registration required.

Location:
Online 

 

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