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Online Pharmacy Technician Course Begins June 13

Attend our 108-hour course and prepare for the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam. Students will receive guided instruction and gain real-world knowledge about working in a pharmacy setting. Register now to become a part of this growing field! Course Dates June 13 – October 22 Registration Deadline Prepay by June 6 Fees Registration fee $180 Read More

2016 NASM Certified Personal Trainer Courses

This course will introduce students to the fundamentals of the personal fitness training profession. Upon completion of the course, students will be prepared to take the NASM certification exam. Students will gain knowledge about the human body, training techniques and the physical application of sound, safe and productive personal trainer skills. As part of the Read More

2016 ServSafe Classes

Food contamination episodes can cost restaurants a lot of money. This food safety certification course, developed by the Education Foundation of the National Restaurant Association, is a comprehensive program for food service professionals in restaurants, hospitals, long-term care facilities, childcare facilities, and other food-handling establishments. ServSafe training prepares you to Protect against food borne illness Read More

Top Continuing Education Computer Classes for June & July 2016

(NEW) Basic Computers using Windows 10 – class start June 6 Microsoft Office 2010 Intermediate – class start June 13 (NEW) The Art of Taking Photos using the Galaxy Camera – class start June 18 (NEW) Microsoft Office 2013 Advanced Topics – class start June 20 Webpage Tips and Tricks for Teachers – class start Read More

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Course Begins June 20

Learn essential skills needed to lead successful Continuous Process Improvement (CPI) projects using the DMAIC (define, measure, analyze, improve, and control) method. Topics include process analysis, value stream mapping, analysis of variance, group dynamics, decision-making skills, Lean, Theory of Constraints, and Six Sigma. Students in this class do not earn Green Belt Certification. 66 hours. Read More

Certified Medical Administrative Assistant Course

Certified Medical Administrative Assistants play a wide range of roles in today’s medical offices and facilities. This course is designed to give students an opportunity to learn the skills necessary for this growing job market. Through a combination of lecture, demonstration, and hands-on application, this class will explore the specialized skills required and build upon Read More

2016 SHRM Essentials® Classes

Gain HR skills to face today’s HR issues The SHRM Essentials of HR Management is an introductory course offering a comprehensive overview of human resource roles and responsibilities. It gives participants critical knowledge to help reduce potentially costly lawsuits and improves their ability to handle challenging HR issues. This course is ideal for those who Read More

2016 SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP Classes

Advanced Competency and Knowledge SHRM’s new certification is aligned to business needs and meaningfully linked to performance. CP/SCP focuses on competencies, one of the first HR credentials course to have this. It teaches and tests the real-life information and techniques that HR professionals need to excel in their careers today. This knowledge is relevant to Read More

Employability Lab | FREE for Unemployed & Underemployed

An Employability Lab is open Monday through Wednesday 9am-1pm at the NCWorks Career Center (formerly the Employment Securities Commission) at 461 Western Blvd. in Jacksonville. Get help with your job search, resume writing, interviewing and career planning. Free to the unemployed and underemployed. Drop-in, no appointment necessary. Call 910-938-6309 for more information.

Golden Leaf Scholarship and SECU Scholarship for Continuing Education Students

Scholarship money is available for qualified Continuing Education students. Below is a brief checklist for each scholarship. Stop by Room 109 in the Kenneth B. Hurst Continuing Education Building or call 910.938.6258 or 910.938.6309 for more information. Golden Leaf Scholarship Requires a completed application Requires recipient be attending an occupational training class of at least Read More