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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 Comunity - 417 Shippan Avenue, Stamford.

01 Session

  • Learn how to recognize and handle emergency situations.
  • Care for breathing and cardiac emergencies.
  • Program Cost: $50 (Payment required at registration time)
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Culinary

English for Culinary

Registration: OPEN

Start Date: Friday, August 23, 2022

End Date: Saturday, November 3, 2022

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 

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).
  • $50.00 payment is required in advance to register (It covers the OSHA 30 Card Cost).
  • Must attend ALL sessions to receive the OSHA 30 card.
EMPLOY Indeed Webinar

Essential Work Skills

Information Technology Level 1

Registration: OPEN

Location: Building One Community - 75 Selleck St, Stamford

Start Date: Thursday, September 08, 2022

End Date: Thursday, December 01, 2022

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: Saturday, September 03, 2022

End Date: Saturday, November 19, 2022

Saturdays 8:00 to 10:00 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: "Job Search" Webinar

Registration: OPEN

Location:
Online 

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:

  • Determine what type of job you are searching for.
  • Identify the different ways to look for jobs such as paper or online listings
  • Use Job websites.

In partnership with Goodwill of Western and Northern Connecticut

Immigrant Entrepreneurship Incubator Program

Registration: CLOSED

Start Date: TBD

Location: Online

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 Webinar Series: "Avoiding Financial Problems"

Registration: OPEN

Start Date: August 17, 2022

6:00 to 7:00 pm

Cost: Free

1 Session

Learn key concepts on personal finances:

  • Types of issues with Savings, Checking accounts, and Credit Obligations.
  • What is ChexSystems?
  • Consequences of not paying your credit debts.
  • Debt consolidation.
  • How to improve or recover credit.
  • The webinar will be conducted in Spanish.
  • Pre-registration required.

Location:
Online 

In partnership with Members Credit Union

Personal Finances Webinar Series: "Managing Debt"

Registration: OPEN

Start Date:  Thursday, September 13, 2022

Cost: Free

1 Session

  • Learn how to keep debt manageable.
  • Debt & financial assistance.
  • Strategies to pay off credit card debt faster.
  • 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

Start Date: Wednesday, August 3, 2022

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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