Continuing Professional Education
To register please call 914-606-6830 and press option 1
You’re invited to the Women’s Leadership Institute’s 3rd Annual Conference
Saturday, March 30
Westchester Community College
Gateway Center, Davis Auditorium 75 Grasslands Road Valhalla, New York 10595
Join us as we celebrate Women’s History Month in collaboration with Westchester Community College. Mingle with great people, enjoy great food, and learn about leadership development. Connect with our incredible supporters, panelists, and keynote speaker.
Registration will be available soon!
SPONSORSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE!
Email Info@TCFIS.org or call 914-355-1846 for more information
Leadership Development for Women
This course will provide women with effective strategies to use strengths and abilities in becoming a more confident, assertive leader in a competitive, male dominated world. Participants will be able to explore and better understand the challenges and opportunities faced by women as they pursue key leadership roles. Information will be offered from a broad spectrum of disciplines and context to encourage the development of a leadership style for maximum impact. Leadership skills will be advanced through the use of interactive exercises to translate learning into action.
CE-LDRSP 2012, 6 Wed., Jan. 16-Feb. 20, 6:30-8:30 pm, KNC-2, $150. B Edwards. #13403
RN Refresher Course
Designed for registered nurses who have been away from a practice setting and are looking to return to a staff position. Provides an update on theoretical content and clinical practice. Prerequisites: NYS RN license and current CPR certification for healthcare professionals (BLS). Admissions application and interview required; application due date is Feb. 8. Call 914-606-7408 for information.
At Ossining Center: CE-HCARE 2047OS, T/Th, Feb. 19-May 9, 4:30-9:30 pm, $1,035 (+ textbook/workbook). #13259
For those already EMT-certified, get the knowledge and skills required by NYS EMS to re-certify as an EMT. A competency-based challenge course with sessions that discuss new material and skills as well as sessions custom-designed around your needs. Additional $25 fee for those needing CPR certification. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for special registration form for this class. Note: NYS DOH funding may be available for eligible members of EMS agencies.
CE-HCARE 2058, 9 Sun., Feb. 3-May 19, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (and certification exam on Thurs., May 23, 6:00-10:00 pm), SCI-346. $365 (+ textbook and $25 for new CPR certification card if needed, payable on first day of class). D Fried. #13052
School Violence Prevention and Intervention
New York State approved coursework for educators, hospital personnel, social workers, and others who work with children.
At Ossining Center: CE-CERTS 2002OS, 1 Sat., 9:00 am-12:00 noon, $50, D Flynn-Capalbo.
Sec: A: Mar. 16. #13261
Sec: B: May 18. #13262
Notary Public Exam Prep
Prepare for the NYS Notary Public test. Laws, concepts, and procedures will be explained. Topics include avoiding conflicts of interest, maintaining professional ethics, charging proper fees, handling special situations, when to hire an attorney, and minimizing legal liability. All materials provided including website links to NYS Department of State licensing information, booklets, and forms. Also featured is an 80-question practice exam.
CE-CERTS 2043, 1 Fri., 12:00 noon-4:00 pm, $60. V Bujanow.
Sec. A: Feb. 15, KNC-3. #12967
Sec. B: Apr. 26, Room TBD. #12968
“Servsafe” Food Service Sanitation & Safety
Mandatory for anyone who handles and/or distributes food. Prepare for the Dept. of Health Food Protection Certificate exam. Meets State Agriculture and Markets education requirements for food purveyors. Call 914-606-6830, press 1 for schedule and registration form.
CE-CERTS 2000, $325 (+ textbook).
Mandated Training for Child Abuse and Neglect
New York State approved coursework for educators and healthcare professionals. If already licensed, bring license to class. $65. D Flynn-Capalbo.
At Valhalla Campus: CE-CERTS 2001
Sec. A: 1 Sat., Mar. 23, 9:00 am-12:00 noon. Room TBD. #13395
Sec. B: 1 Wed., Apr. 24, 6:00-9:00 pm, KNC-3. #13396
At Ossining Center: CE-CERTS 2001OS, 1 Sat., 9:00 am-12:00 noon.
Sec: A: Feb. 9. #11967
Sec: B: Apr. 13. #13260
For entry-level and intermediate coder: learn to properly assign in-patient procedure codes for the transition to ICD-10-PCS. Includes instruction on how to determine the appropriate root operation. Analyze, assign, and sequence ICD-10-PCS procedures. Students will also review the ICD-10-PCS official guidelines for coding and reporting.
CE-CERTS 2042, 2 Sat., Mar. 2 & 9, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), AAB-307, $150 (+ textbook). L Merring. #13419
Certified Coding Associate (CCA) Exam Prep
Intended to assist the new coding practitioner to prepare for the national certification examination, which measures coding competency and offers credibility to your coding proficiency. Evaluate and strengthen your skills in preparation for the exam. Bring both coding manuals and required text to class.
CE-HCARE 2000, 2 Sat., Apr. 6 & 13, 9:00 am-4:00 pm (1-hour lunch break), AAB-308, $150 (+ textbook). L Merring. #13420
COMMUNITY HEALTH AND SAFETY CERTIFICATIONS
New York State Boating Safety Course
The New York State required 8-hour course on the safe operation of boats and personal watercraft. The law in New York requires the following people to have a boating safety certificate:
Operator of motorboats born on or after May 1, 1996 must complete a boater safety course.
PWC operators (Jet Ski) must be at least 14 years of age and either hold a boating safety certificate or be accompanied by someone over 18 years of age who is the holder of a boating safety certificate.
This course is for anyone who wants to learn boating safety and how to conduct safe boat operations as well as those who want the certificate. At the end of the class, take a closed book exam. With the minimum passing score of 76%, you will earn the NYS Boating Safety certificate. Must be a minimum of 10 years old to take the course. All materials provided. Find out more at https://parks.ny.gov/recreation/boating/safety-courses.aspx.
CE-CERTS 2050, 1 Sat., 9:00 am-5:00 pm, KNC-3, $60 (+ additional $10 certificate fee, payable to NYS Parks Department for those 18 years of age and older). C Vega.
Sec. A: Jan. 26. #13099
Sec. B: Mar. 23. #13100
Sec. C: May 11. #13101
Heartsaver Adult/Child CPR/AED
American Heart Association CPR/AED course covering children ages 1 year up to adults. Certification good for two years. For the lay responder. Must bring resuscitation mask.
Please contact email@example.com prior to the class.
1 Sat., 9:00 am-1:00 pm, $65 (+ $5 for AHA certification card, payable to instructor. J Lederman.
At Valhalla Campus: CE-HCARE 2006, Feb. 16, KNC-3. #13294
At Ossining Center: CE-HCARE 2006OS, Mar. 30. #11968
Drivers Pre-Licensing Class
Required five-hour pre-licensing class needed to earn your MV-278 and schedule your road test. Bring learner’s permit to class. This course is open to those 16 years of age and older.
Call 914-606-7406 to register.
At Ossining Center: CE-DRIVE 2001OS, 1 Sun., 9:00 am-2:00 pm, $55. T Gomes.
Sec. A: Feb. 3. #13263
Sec. B: Mar. 10. #13264
Sec. C: Apr. 21. #13265
Sec. D: May 19. #13266
The Certification Center at Westchester Community College
Through the Division of Workforce Development and Community Education, The Certification Center at Westchester Community College offers a wide range of industry-recognized certification exams designed to take your career to the next level. Our Certification Center is a convenient, professional space that welcomes current students, alumni and all members of the community.
Email Michele.Maya@sunywcc.edu for more information or to schedule your exam. Proctor fee may apply.