Careers in Specialized Fields
To register please call 914-606-6830 and press option 1
CAREERS IN SPECIALIZED FIELDS
Advanced Manufacturing at Westchester Community College
Earn Industry-Recognized Credentials!
This summer, Westchester Community College will offer three courses that lead
to certification by the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS):
Introduction to Manufacturing, CNC Milling Operations, and CNC Turning Operations. Each course is
63 hours and will be held in the evenings. According to manufacturingminds.com, there will be
3.4 million manufacturing positons available over the next decade. Build your manufacturing career here!
Please contact Kristine Bunyea by email at Kristine.Bunyea@sunywcc.edu or
call 914-606-7904 for further information, schedule, and cost.
Life, Accident, and Health Pre-Licensing
This course has been approved by the NYS Insurance Department, 518-474-6630, as meeting the educational requirements under Sections 2103 & 2104 of the Insurance Law. NYS approved class to prepare for the State exam. Textbook is required and chapters 1-10 in the Life Section and Chapters 3-11 in the Health Section must be read prior to the first class.
Register 1 week in advance.
CE-INS 2007, F/Sa/Su, July 20-22, 8:00 am-5:00 pm and Mon., July 23, 8:00 am-1:00 pm,
$375 (+ textbook), KNC-3. V Bujanow. #5027
Voice-overs…NOW is Your Time!
You’ve heard nationally recognized voice-over artist Will Kamp on TV and radio. Now hear Will live as he illustrates how you could actually begin using your speaking voice for commercials, films and videos. Learn a unique, outside the box way to cash in on one of the most lucrative full or part-time careers our there. This is a business that you can handle on your own terms, on your own turf, in your own time, and with practically no overhead. Now is the best time to make this happen as new companies are looking for new voices like never before. This exciting and fun class could be the game changer you’ve been looking for.
CE-COMM 2008, 1 Tues., July 10, 6:30-8:30 pm, KNC-4, $45. #5938
Personal Fitness Trainer Certification (non-credit)
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. Includes 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., June 9-July 21 (skip 7/14), 9:00 am-4:00 pm, morning lecture PEB-4, afternoon practical in Fitness Center, $700. #5693
Fiber Optics Training Certification (non-credit)
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/wdce.
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. Prerequisites: Ability to see and identify small items; ability to speak and read the English language.
CE-TECH 2000, M/T/W, July 23-25, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, KNC-2, $725. #5500
Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing & Maintenance (CFOS/T)
Advanced training to anyone involved with the testing and maintenance of fiber optics networks. 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, July 26 & 27, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, KNC-2, $700 (fee includes 1-year membership in the FOA). #5501
Certified Fiber Optics Splicing Specialist (CFOS/S)
This 2-day program provides an overview of OTDR functions and trace understanding. Hands-on classroom activities will provide training in both fusion and mechanical splicing of both single- and multi-mode fiber optic cables. Both inside and outside plant fiber optic cable types will be utilized along with inside and outside plant enclosures and splice trays. Prerequisite: CFOT Course.
CE-TECH 2002, Sa/Su, July 28 & 29, 8:00 am-5:00 pm, KNC-2, $700. #5502