Careers in Specialized Industries
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Life Coach Training Program
Success in today’s fast-paced world requires advanced communication, leadership, and rapport-building skills. More and more businesses, organizations, and individuals are turning to professional coaches to help them increase their effectiveness, build relationships, and to reach their goals.
Coach training with CCM@WCC offers an ICF approved ACSTH program in partnership with CoachVille, the world’s largest coach training organization. Students benefit from our accelerated learning techniques, expert modeling, and proven methods that are ready for immediate use. In short, you’ll receive the affordable, flexible, and solid foundation from which to launch.
Students use coach training in a variety of ways:
Accelerate personal development (explore that encore career idea)
Build a new career as an ICF certified coaching professional
Amplify influence by learning a coach approach to your present career or lifestyle
Find a complete description of the coach training program including detailed class information at www.CCMWCC.com
NOTE: Enrollment and payment are available online only, at www.ccmwcc.com/Enrollment.html.
Free Information Sessions and Live Coaching Demonstration
Sat., Sept. 9, 10:00 am-12:00 noon
Knollwood Center – Room 4
Reservations are required to reserve your spot. RSVP at www.ccmwcc.com/Open-House.html
Basic Coaching Skills & Ethics
Learn and practice the eleven core coaching competencies. Leverage your strengths and avoid common pitfalls. 12 ICF-CECUs.
CE-LDRSP 2007, 6 Sat., Sept. 16-Oct. 28 (skip 9/30), 10:00 am-12:30 pm, KNC-4, $325. #80215
Learn the language of masterful coaching. Created by the late Thomas Leonard, founder of the ICF, these 15 proficiencies bring coaching to life for both coach and client. 12 ICF-CCEUs.
CE-LDRSP 2005, 6 Sat., Nov. 18-Jan. 13 (skip 11/25, 12/23 & 30), 10:00 am-12:30 pm, KNC-5, $325. #80216
Learn more about the training at www.CCMWCC.com/classes
All of our coach training programs are accredited by the International Coach Federation. Questions? Contact Coach Lorraine Esposito at CoachLorraine@CCMWCC.com
Personal Fitness Trainer
Personal Fitness Trainer Online Webinars
Join our live webinar and talk with a veteran instructor about the course and industry. Can’t make either session? Register anyway and we will send you a recording once it is complete. Register using the link below.
Choose your Live Your Passion, Become a Personal Trainer! webinar.
Sec. A: Thurs., Sept. 7, 4:00 pm EDT http://tinyurl.com/fitnessorientation917
Sec. B: Wed., Oct. 4, 12:00 noon EDT http://tinyurl.com/fitnessorientation1017
Personal Fitness Trainer Certification
Become a successful Personal Fitness Trainer with an option to complete an employer internship that can walk you into a job! This challenging course offers classroom instruction with in-depth, hands-on practical labs to master essential career skills and knowledge. 15 hours of lecture on key topics like biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage, and health assessment plus 15 hours of hands-on practical training labs with role playing drills on assessing clients, programming, performing proper exercises, presentation skills and more. Includes 200-page student workbook, access to online student study tools, and test vouchers for the Certified Personal Trainer exams. Combine passing the exams with proof of CPR/AED, obtain your Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer, and get to work. As a special bonus, with our 30-hour employer internship you get the advanced Level 2 Certified Personal Trainer credential at no additional cost! Textbook (Fitness Professionals Handbook, 7th ed., ISBN-13:9781492523376) required, not included in course fees; order and start reading immediately at 888-330-9487 or www.witseducation.com.
CE-CERTS 2018, 6 Sat., Oct. 7-Nov. 18 (skip 11/11), 9:00 am-4:00 pm; morning lecture PEB-4, afternoon practical held offsite, $700. #83124
Home Inspection Training Program
Our hands-on program will show you how to succeed as a professional home inspector. The courses and field training teach you how to execute a complete professional home inspection and produce a professional home inspection report. In addition, get information on how to start, market, and build your own business. Perform actual inspections with our instructors. Curriculum approved by NYS; offered in partnership with American Home Inspectors Training (AHIT). For additional course information and to register, visit www.ahit.com/affiliates/sunywcc or contact American Home Inspectors Training Institute, N19 W24075 Riverwood Dr., Waukesha, WI 53188. Phone: 800-441-9411 or 262-754-3744. Fax: 262-754-3748. Registration through AHIT only.
CE-TECH 2005, Lecture: Oct. 9-21, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, GTW-219. Field training: Oct. 30-Nov. 3. #83073
Fiber Optics Training Certification
Course fees include all books and study materials. This program is offered in partnership with BDI Datalynk. For more information, visit www.bdidatalynk.com/newyork.html or call them at 512-785-9024. To register, call Westchester Community College at 914-606-6830 and press 1 or visit us online at www.sunywcc.edu/ce.
Certified Fiber Optics Technician Course (CFOT)
Designed for anyone interested in becoming a Certified Fiber Optics Technician. Prepares you for the CFOT test, sanctioned by the FOA (Fiber Optics Association), which is given and graded on the final class day. Also introduces you to industry standards governing FTTD (Fiber To The Desk), FTTH (Fiber To The Home, LAN/ WAN fiber networks), and basic fusion and mechanical splicing. Learn how to identify fiber types; recognize various connectors used in fiber installation; and install, terminate, splice, and properly test installed fiber cable to existing standards.
Prerequisites: Ability to see and identify small items; ability to read and speak the English language.
CE-TECH 2000, M/T/W, Nov. 27-29, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, KNC-3, $725. #80131
Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing & Maintenance (CFOS/T)
Advanced training for anyone involved with the testing and maintenance of fiber optics networks. Offers a general approach to fiber optics testing standards with hands-on activities, and explains the variety of testing standards, equipment, and technological approaches used in fiber network testing and splicing and how to choose among them. Includes a detailed study of ANSI/TIA/EIA-526-14(7)A, OTDR fundamentals and uses, OTDR vs. insertion loss testing, return loss testing, and attenuation testing.
Prerequisite: CFOT Course CE-TECH 2001, Th/F, Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, KNC-4, $700 (fee also includes 1-year membership in the FOA). #80132
This specialist course may be taken immediately after successfully completing the CFOT course.
Prerequisite: CFOT Course or another formal Fiber Optics Training Course within preceding 6 months or 1 year fiber optics related experience. Must have taken and passed the Basic CFOT Exam prior to registering for CFOS/T with the FOA.
CE-TECH 2001, Th/F, Nov. 30-Dec. 1, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, KNC-4, $700 (fee also includes 1-year membership in the FOA). #80132
Certified Fiber Optics Specialist Outside Plant (CFOS/O)
For students who will be directly involved with installing Outside Plant (OSP) Fiber Optics Cabling. Also serves as an add-on course to the FOA portfolio once the basic CFOT course has been completed; can be taken immediately after the CFOT. Combines lecture sessions and 85% hands-on activities to prepare for the CFOS/O, OSP hands-on, and written exams sanctioned by the FOA, and given and graded on the final class day. Introduction to industry standards governing the installation, testing, and troubleshooting of OSP fiber optics cable. Learn how to properly identify OSP fiber cabling types, recognize various outside plant closures used in OSP fiber installation, install, prepare, terminate, splice, and properly test and troubleshoot installed OSP fiber cable to existing standards. Fee includes study materials, textbook, CD, and exams plus 1-year membership in the FOA. Note: must pass both the written and hands-on exams to successfully pass this course.
Prerequisite: CFOT Course
This specialist course may be taken immediately after successfully completing the CFOT course.
CE-TECH 2029, Sa/Su, Dec. 2 & 3, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, KNC-4, $775. #80133
Certified Dietary Manager
A hybrid classroom/self-study online course. Upgrade your skills in food service management or become a food service supervisor. Includes Nutrition Therapy, Food Service Management, and Human Resource Management. 120 hrs. classwork/self-study and 150 hrs. fieldwork as required for certification by the ANFP, plus certification exam review with review materials. Approved by the Association of Nutrition and Food Professionals. Included is the ServSafe Certification (those who have been ServSafe certified within past 3 yrs. are exempt from the 15 hours ServSafe course). Prerequisite: HS Diploma/GED; must be currently employed in a food service department under a RDN (who acts as your preceptor).
CE-NUTR 2002, on campus dates: 16 Tues., Sept. 12-May 8 (skip 10/31, 11/28, 12/19-1/2, & 3/19), 4:00-7:00 pm, Room TBD, $975 (+ textbooks to be ordered from the ANFP at www.anfponline.org; use school code 321202). J Seid. #82838
Travel Industry Training Program
This certificate program is designed to give you current and practical preparation for a career in the travel industry of today. Successful completion of each class includes a passing grade on quizzes, 100% attendance, and completion of all class projects. Designed for those entering the travel business or as a refresher for the experienced.
An intensive class for anyone interested in a career in the travel industry. Includes the basics of domestic travel, how to use the official Airlines Guide and the Travel Planner, ticketing, car and hotel reservations, intro to selling and interviewing, prepaids, and fare ladders.
CE-TRVL 2038, 6 Mon., Sept. 11-Oct. 16, 6:30-9:00 pm, GTW-219, $175 (+ textbook). D Carriero. #83107
Builds on a basic knowledge of the travel industry; intended for those returning to the field after an absence and needing a refresher. Focus is on developing and building skills in customer satisfaction, selling, reading and understanding tour brochures, ticketing, and international geography. Prerequisite: Beginning Travel.
CE-TRVL 2039, 6 Mon., Oct. 23-Dec. 4 (skip 11/27), 6:30-9:00 pm, Room TBD, $175 (+ textbook). D Carriero. #83108