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  • SKILLS DEVELOPMENT CLASSES

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      B1C HHA Grad-180119-065

      Home Health Aide

      Home Care Companion + Home Health Aide

      Registration: CLOSED (If you are interested in future classes please register below)

      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: Fall 2021

      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

      Starting: Fall 2021

      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

      Starting: Saturday, June 26 & Sunday 27, 2021

      1:00 to 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: CLOSED

      Sessions:

      • Starting Date: TBD
      • Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
      • 10:00 to 11:30 am
        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 

      Technology Literacy

      Registration: CLOSED

      Sessions:

      • Cohort 1: Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00 to 8:00 pm
      • From June 3 to July 8, 2021.
      • Cohort 2: Saturdays 8:00 to 10:00 am
      • From June 5 to Aug 21, 2021
      • English Level Required: 1 (Basic)

      Location:

      Building One Community

      12 Sessions

       

       

      Take Control of your Finances -
      Toma Control de sus Finanzas

      Registration: CLOSED

      Starting: TBD

      • 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

      Immigrant Entrepreneurship Incubator Program Programa de Emprendimiento para Inmigrantes

      Registration: CLOSED

      Sessions:

      • Class Schedule:
      • Cohort 1 - April 22 - June 1, 2021
        Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00 to 7:30 pm
      • Cohort 2 - April 24 to July 10, 2021
        Saturdays 8:00 to 10:00 am
      • Participants will learn how to create a Business & Marketing Plan
      • Learn Administrative responsabilities
      • Dive into the basics of Accounting
      • One on One free mentoring after completing the program's classes

      Location: Online

       

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