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  • SKILLS DEVELOPMENT CLASSES

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      Home Health Aide

      Home Care Companion + Home Health Aide

      Registration: OPEN

      Starting: October 2021 

      Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays. 
      5:00 PM  – 9:00 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays

      8:00 AM - 02:00 PM Saturdays

      Location:
      Building One Community and
      Norwalk Community College

      40 Sessions

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

      English for Healthcare

      Registration: CLOSED

      From September 20 to December 20, 2021

      Mondays and Wednesdays
      6:15 – 8:45 PM

      Location:
      Smilow Life Center

      55 Chestnut St.
      Norwalk, CT 06854

      24 Sessions

      • Registrants need to take an English Placement Test prior Sep. 14, 2021
      • English Level Required: Intermediate
      • Classes include Customer Service for Healthcare
      • Students who attend 70% of classes will receive a certificate of completion
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      Culinary

      English for Culinary

      Registration: CLOSED

      From August 26 to November 9, 2021

      Tuesdays and Thursdays
      8:00 – 10:00 AM

      Location:
      Online 

      22 Sessions

      • Classes include Customer Service for Culinary
      • English Level Required: High Beginner
      • Students who attend 70% of classes will receive a certificate of completion.

      Culinary Specialty

      Registration: CLOSED

      Starting: TBD

      Saturdays
      8:00 – 10:00 AM

      Location:
      Building One Community

      6 Sessions

      • Cost: $15 payment required in order to register
      • Classes are taught in Spanish
      • Participants will receive 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

      Starting: TBD 

      1:00 to 7:00 pm

      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).
      • The class will be taught in Spanish
      • $50.00 Payment required in advance to register (It covers the OSHA 10 Card Cost).

      OSHA-30 For Construction

      Registration: OPEN

      From October 22 to October 30, 2021 (English)

      From November 12 to November 20, 2021 (Spanish)

      Fridays & Saturdays

      8:00 am to 6:00 pm

      Location:
      Building One Community

      4 Sessions

      Must attend all sessions to receive the OSHA 30 card, which is available 2-3 weeks after completing the training. (Delivery times may vary due to the current pandemic).
      • English Level 2
      • $150.00 payment required in advance to register (It covers the OSHA 30 Card Cost).
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      Essential Work Skills

      Job Search Clinic

      Registration: CLOSED

      Location:
      Online 

      Starting Date: TBD

      • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
      • 10:00 to 11:30 am
        Followed by mentoring sessions one on one, who will work remotely on building their resumes and support them during their job search.

       

      Technology Literacy

      Registration: CLOSED

      Level 1 - From September 30 to November 16, 2021.

      Location: Building One Community

      Thursdays 5:30 to 7:00 pm

      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.
      • Cybersecurity threats, and prevention.
      • English Level preferably: 1

      Information Technology - Level 2

      Location: Hybrid

      Building One Community - Online

      From October 2 to December 18, 2021.

      Saturdays 8:00 to 10:00 am.

      12 Sessions

      Learn how to use the features for online documents, presentations, spreadsheets, online forms, calendars, and access to digital libraries.

      • Cybersecurity 2
      • Children's Internet Monitoring

      Pre Requisite: Level 1 completed.English Level preferably: 2

       

       

       

      Take Control of your Finances

      Registration: CLOSED

      Starting: TBD

      • Learn about Budgeting, Banking fundamentals, Saving and Spending, Building Credit, and Financial guidance on the impact of COVID-19.
      • Pre-registration required.

      Location:
      Online

      In partnership with Bank of America

      Immigrant Entrepreneurship Incubator Program

      Registration: OPEN

      From October 12 to  November 11, 2021

      Location: Online

      Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00 to 7:30 PM

      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.

       

       

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