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      B1C HHA Grad-180119-065

      Home Health Aide

      Home Care Companion + Home Health Aide

      Registration: CLOSED

      Starting: August 2021 (Tentative Date)

      Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays (please review schedule)
      6:30 – 8:30 PM

      Location:
      Building One Community and
      Norwalk Community College

      40 Sessions

      To qualify for the program candidates must go through an interview process. Limited space. Attendance to all sessions required.

      English Level Required: 3

      English for Healthcare

      Registration: CLOSED

      Starting: January 20th, 2020

      Mondays and Wednesdays
      6:30 – 8:30 PM

      Location:
      Smilow Life Center

      55 Chestnut St.
      Norwalk, CT 06854

      24 Sessions - Hybrid classes

      * Classes include Customer Service for Healthcare

      * English Level Required: 2.5 (Score in placement test 217)

      * Students that attend 70% of classes will receive a certificate of attendance

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      Culinary

      English for Culinary

      Registration: CLOSED

      Tuesdays and Thursdays
      6:00 – 8:00 PM

      Location:
      Old Town Hall

      175 Atlantic St.
      Stamford, CT 06902

      14 Sessions

      *Classes include Customer Service for Culinary
      *Childcare available

      English Level Required: 2 (Score in test 203)

      Culinary Specialty

      Registration: CLOSED

      Starting: TBD

      Fridays

      6:00 - 08:00 PM

      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 after passing their exam

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      Construction & Landscaping

      OSHA-10

      Registration: OPEN

      Saturday, March 20 and
      Sunday, March 21, 2021

      1:00 – 7:00 PM

      Location:
      Building One Community

      Must attend both sessions to receive the OSHA10 card. Usually, the card is available 2-3 weeks after completing the training, however, delivery times may vary due to the current pandemic.

      The class will be taught in Spanish

      Cost $50.00 Payment required in order to register Onsite or via PayPal

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      Essential Work Skills

      Job Search Clinic

      Registration: OPEN

      Sessions:

      • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
      • From April 13 to April 29, 2021
      • 10:00 am to 11:30 am or 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
        Followed by one-on-one sessions with a mentor who will work remotely with participants on building their resumes and support them during their search for a job opportunity

      Location:
      Online Class

      Technology Literacy

      Registration: OPEN

      Sessions:

      • Cohort 1: Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00 to 8:00 pm
      • From February 23 to April 1, 2021.
      • Cohort 2: Saturdays 8:00 to 10:00 am
      • From February 27 to May 22, 2021

      Location: Building One Community

       

       

      Take Control of your Finances -
      Toma Control de sus Finanzas

      Registration: OPEN

      Sessions:

      • 4 sessions: March 22, 23, 24 and 25, 2021. (Must attend to all sessions)
      • 5:30 -7:00pm
      • Learn about Budgeting, Banking fundamentals, Saving and Spending, Building Credit, and Financial guidance on the impact of COVID-19.
      • The webinar will be conducted in Spanish. Pre-registration required.

      Location:
      Zoom Webinar

      In partnership with Bank of America

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      Building One Community is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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      Building One Community is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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