PREREGISTRATION IS REQUIRED for all Corporate & Community Classes.

Ways to Preregister:

Online: You can now preregister for classes online. Before preregistering for classes online; however, you must become a member. To become a member complete an application by Clicking Here, or select "Become a Member" from the menu on the left. There is no cost or obligation associated with becoming a member of CCED.

By Phone: Call 252-222-6200. Our business hours are Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Beginning May 12, 2014, our business hours are Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

In Person: In the Corporate & Community Education Building, 206 College Circle, Morehead City, NC.

General Statement
A major objective of Carteret Community College is to provide quality education at the lowest possible cost for students. Registration fees paid by students are kept at a minimum and do not represent the total operating expenses of the College. The registration fee is set by the North Carolina General Assembly and is subject to change.

Registration and Fee Information
Students will pay registration fee at the first class meeting, unless it is a pre-pay designated class. By action of the N.C. General Assembly, effective August 15, 2013, North Carolina residents 65 years of age or older will no longer be fee waived for continuing education classes. Registration fees and/or insurance fees are collected the first class meeting, unless the class is designated pre-pay. Most books may be purchased through the college bookstore. For book information call 252-222-6252.

Refund Policy
For occupational classes that meet FOUR TIMES OR LESS, a 75 percent refund shall be made on the first day of the class. For classes that meet FIVE OR MORE TIMES, a 75 percent refund shall be made if the student officially withdraws from the class prior to or on the official 10 percent point of the class. There are NO refunds of registration fees for Community Service courses or workshops. A student who officially withdraws in person and completes a "Request for Refund" form in the CCED office prior to the class meeting is eligible for a 100% refund.

Dual Enrollment
Corporate and Community Education courses are open to all persons 18 years of age or older. A high school student 16 years or older may be admitted to appropriate courses, except Basic Skills courses, concurrently under the following conditions: (1) Upon recommendation of the chief administrative public school officer and the approval of the president of the College; (2) Upon approval of the student’s program by the principal of the school and the president of the College; (3) Upon certification by the principal that the student is taking at least three high school courses and is making appropriate progress toward graduation. You can obtain a Dual Enrollment form from your high school.

Repeat Policy
Students who take the same occupational course more than twice within a five year period will have to pay $7.12 per course hour (subject to change) or the total class hourly rate, whichever is greater. This provision is waived only if the course repetition is required by standards that govern certification or licensing training.



Abbreviations
M = Monday; T = Tuesday; W = Wednesday; Th = Thursday; F = Friday; S = Saturday; Su = Sunday; TBA= To Be Announced; TBD= To Be Determined; BLET = Basic Law Enforement Training; WCL = Western Carteret Library, Cape Carteret; ECHS = East Carteret High School, Beaufort; CC Civic Center = Crystal Coast Civic Center; CCCC = Country Club of the Crystal Coast, Pine Knoll Shores.



Adult High School (AHS)


Adult High School (AHS) Lab
Note: You must be enrolled in the Adult High School Program to take this class. A variety of AHS courses are offered in the AHS computer lab. The courses that are available in this lab include: English I, English II, Government & Economics, World History I, World History II, U.S. History, World Wars, Pre-Algebra, Algebra I, Geometry, Basic Math, Personal Finance, Earth Science, Physical Science, Geography, Biology, Human Body, Chemistry, Inner & Outer Space and Social Psychology. Course work is provided by the self-paced A+ computer based software. The individual course contains a list of assignments that the student is required to complete before receiving credit for the course. In addition to the computer based training, individual instruction is provided by the instructor on an as needed basis.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-11-2014 M/T/W/Th 8:30 am - 3:15 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 316a

Biology
Note: You must be enrolled in the Adult High School Program to take this class. Biology concepts and skills. Students are encouraged to view their knowledge of life activities as being useful to them in all areas of their daily lives. This gives them an awareness that life activities are useful to them in technical endeavors.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-11-2014 M/T/W/Th 11:30 am-12:45 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113

Coming of Age Through Literature and Film
Note: You must be enrolled in the Adult High School Program to take this class. Course will be delivered using an extensive list of literature and film which deals with teens making the often rocky and uneven journey from childhood to adulthood. Movies and books about the rite of passage from childhood to adulthood have always been popular because people relate easily to the characters and their stories. Audiences love these tales of self-discovery, the loss of childhood innocence, and personal growth because they experience nostalgic and sentimental memories of their own youth. There will be extensive reading in class with expected out-of-class reading assigned. This reading will be used to develop an on-going written and oral conversation revolving around meaningful and significant aspects of the texts, stories and films students are studying. Evaluation will involve quizzes, tests, discussions, small group activities, projects and writing.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-11-2014 M/T/W/Th 9:45 - 11:00 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113

English III
Note: You must be enrolled in the Adult High School Program to take this class. English III focuses on writing skills, beginning with a review of sentence structure and paragraph development and advancing to essays comprised of the four forms of discourse – expository, argumentative, descriptive and narrative. A brief overview of American literature highlights major literary movements and representative writers.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-11-2014 M/T/W/Th 8:30 - 9:45 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

English IV
Note: You must be enrolled in the Adult High School Program to take this class. English IV refines writing skills, beginning with a review of sentence structure and the writing process. Emphasis is placed upon recognizing and eliminating common errors in writing and focusing on clarity and coherence while developing a personal style. A brief overview of British literature highlights major literary movements and representative writers.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-11-2014 M/T/W/Th 9:45 - 11:00 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

History Through Film
Note: You must be enrolled in the Adult High School program to take this class. From the history of man through a more intense study of American History we will examine events as well as people who have contributed and influenced who we have become today. Before we can better understand who we are and where we are destined, we can see events before our eyes through the wonderful advent of film and the often genius of history.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-11-2014 M/T/W/Th 8:30 - 9:45 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 317

Microsoft IT Academy
Upon course completion, Adult High School (AHS) students can complete any of the Microsoft Office modules (Word, Excel, or PowerPoint)for elective credit. In addition, the student will have the opportunity to complete the certification exam for free through Carteret Community College. Participants in the Microsoft IT Academy will acquire 21st century technology skills and industry recognized certifications. There are no fees associated with the AHS classes or the certification exams.
Course Fee: none--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-11-2014 M/T/W/Th 11:30 am-3:15 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 317

Physical Science
Note: You must be enrolled in the Adult High School Program to take this class. This course integrates the following topics from both chemistry and physics: structure of atoms, structure and properties of matter, motion and forces, conservation of energy and matter, and change.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-11-2014 M/T/W/Th 8:30 - 9:45 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113

U.S. History
Note: You must be enrolled in the Adult High School Program to take this class. This is a survey course covering U.S. History chronologically from the discovery and exploration of America (1500s) through the Bush years (2006).
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-11-2014 M/T/W/Th 9:45 - 11:00 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 317

Basic Skills


Adult Basic Education (ABE) (previously Compensatory Education)
Adult Basic Education (ABE) is a program designed for adults with intellectual disabilities. The students must be 18 years of age or older. The program is defined as those educational opportunities that will enable the disabled adult to function in society at a level which will allow the student to reach their fullest potential within the limits of the program. ABE includes the following skill areas: language, math, social science, consumer education, community living skills, health, vocational education, and a leisure living curriculum. These skills will enable the disabled adult to become more independent and self-directing, to benefit from occupational training, and to acquire skills to meet and manage community, social, work, and personal adult responsibilities. ABE assumes an end result of productivity, employment, and as much independence and self-sufficiency as possible. The CASAS assessment tool is given to each student to determine ability level for appropriate placement. All courses are offered in a classroom setting at the Station Club in Morehead City. All classes are free of charge. For more information, call 252-222-6212.
Course Fee: none--Book Fee: books supplied--n/a
Start Date
08-01-2014 20 weeks, M/T/W/Th/F 8 am-2:30 pm Station Club, 306 Church St. MHC

English as a Second Language (ESL), Beginning; Ingles Como Sequnda Lengua
English as a Second Language (ESL) is students who are foreign born, 18 years of age or older and English is not their first language. These classes are designed to help the student learn to communicate in English. In addition to learning the basics of reading and writing the English language, students learn how to get help in emergency situations, how to shop for their families, how to deal with currency, learn to use a computer, and prepare for employment. El programa de ESL es diseñado para adultos (18 anos o major) cuya lengua materna no es Ingles. Las clases son diseñadas para servir las necesidades de esos individuos que no tienen ningun conocimiento de Ingles; y tambien, para individuos que necesitan prepararse para ser admitidos a la universidad. Las clases de ESL ayudan a la persona a desarrollar las habilidades para obtener trabajo, ayudar a los ninos con los trabajos escolares, facilitar la comunicación diaria, y entender mejor las costumbres, cultura y la historia Americana. Las clases de TOEFL son ofrecidas para preparar a la persona que desea entrar un colegio o una Universidad. En este caso, la persona necesita pasar la Prueba de Inglés como un Idioma Extranjero. Las clases de leer y escribir para el trabajo (ESL) son ofrecidas en una variedad de lugares a través de Condado de Carteret. Las Clases de ESL son ofrecidas en el Wayne Construyendo al oeste (Wayne West) en el campus del Colegio de la Comunidad de Carteret (Carteret Community College). Todas clases son libres. Si tiene preguntas o quiere un horario de ESL clases, llame a Pam Brecheisen en 252-222-6212.
Course Fee: no charge--Book Fee: no charge--n/a
Start Date
08-05-2014 19 weeks, T/Th 6 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

English as a Second Language (ESL), Multi-Level
This class emphasizes improvement in reading, writing, speaking, and listening for daily life events. Students describe family members, request help with problems, greetings and partings, wants, likes, opinions, and future plans. The students will understand spoken and written general and employment related language, communicate on their own - works outside of the English class, and understand the culture and behavioral expectations of their new environment.
Course Fee: no charge--Book Fee: no charge--n/a
Start Date
08-04-2014 19 weeks, M/W 9 - 11:30 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

High School Equivalency (GED® Math and Science)
Classroom instruction in preparation for completing the GED® math and science exams. Content areas include: number operations, measurement, geometry, data analysis, probability, statistics, and algebra. A major focus is learning to solve word problems through basic computation, reasoning, and analytical skills. A GED testing fee of $30 per section is to be paid prior to Official GED testing. There are four (4) sections to the 2014 GED battery (reasoning through language arts, social studies, science, and math). Note: In order for students to register and pay for the Official GED test(s), they will need to have a credit card, or prepaid credit card.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: books supplied--Test Fee: $30 per section
Start Date
08-04-2014 M/T/W/Th 8 am - 1 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

High School Equivalency (GED®)
This preparation course prepares students to take the GED® (General Educational Development) tests. It is taught according to the individual needs and goals of the students. It is a flexible, self-paced class with the instructor guiding the students as they work through materials that will prepare them for the four GED® Official Practice tests which are fore-runners for the Official tests. The official GED® test areas include Language Arts (reading and writing), Social Studies, Science, and Math. The student must have a working knowledge of the subject matter in each area and learn strategies which will enable them to pass all of the required test batteries. A GED® Testing fee of $30 per section is to be paid prior to Official GED® testing. Please note that in order for students to register and pay for the Official GED® test(s), they will need to have a credit card, or prepaid credit card, or debit card. Anyone wishing to enroll who is under the age of eighteen (18) must receive special permission from the approval committee prior to enrollment. Anyone under 18 years of age must meet with their High School Counselor to obtain a permission form. Anyone under 18 years of age enrolling from outside of Carteret County must see the Student Services Director at the Carteret County Board of Education office. There are no student fees to enroll in the High School Equivalency (GED®) classes. Classes are located on and off campus and are offered both day and evening.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: books/materials supplied--Test Fee: $30 per section
Start Date
08-04-2014 M/T/W 5 - 7:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102
08-04-2014 M/T/Th 1 - 3 pm Beach House, 301 Maple Lane, MHC
08-04-2014 T/Th 6 - 8 pm Calvary Baptist Church
08-04-2014 M/T/W/Th 8 am - 1 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102
08-04-2014 M/T 4:30 - 7:30 pm Newport Elementary School

High School Equivalency (GED®) Language Arts & Social Studies
This preparation course prepares students to take the GED® (General Educational Development)tests. It is taught according to the individual needs and goals of the students. It is a very flexible, self-paced class with the instructor guiding the students as they work through materials that will prepare them for the four GED® Official Practice tests which are fore-runners for the official tests. The official GED® test areas include: Language Arts (reading and writing), Social Studies, Science, and Math. The student must have a working knowledge of the subject matter in each area and learn strategies which will enable them to pass both of the required test batteries. A GED Testing fee of $30 is to be paid prior to Official GED testing. There are four (4) sections to the 2014 GED battery (reasoning through language arts, social studies, science, and math). Note: In order for students to register and pay for the Official GED test(s), they will need to have a credit card, or prepaid credit card.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: books supplied in class--Test fee: $30 per section
Start Date
08-04-2014 M/T/W/Th 8 am - 1 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102

High School Equivalency Prep (Pre-GED®)
This preparation class reviews language arts, social studies, science, and math skills. The math skills that will be reviewed include basic math skills in the areas of addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, decimals and percents. The language arts skills that will be reviewed include basic parts of speech, grammar, spelling, and punctuation. In the area of reading the basic skills of comprehension and building vocabulary are stressed. The basic format in writing is practiced through various textbooks as well as personal experience stories written by the student. In addition, the students also learn how to utilize the five paragraph essay format for GED®.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: books/materials supplied--Test Fee: $30 per section
Start Date
08-04-2014 M/T/W/Th 8 am - 1 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 116
08-04-2014 M/T/W 5 - 7:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 116

Business and Industry


Bank Teller Training
Course designed for persons interested in becoming bank tellers and cashiers. Topics include processing transactions, cash balancing, bank services, bank security, customer service. BB&T and SoundBank promise to interview all graduates! (Interview does NOT guarantee employment.) Curriculum has been approved by the American Institute of Banking.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $72 (available in class)--n/a
Start Date
10-07-2014 12 sessions, T/Th 6:30 - 9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Basic Photography Techniques for Your Business
With today's digital revolution, photography is easier and easier and as a business owner, your opportunities to use photography increases. This class will cover the basics of how to take a good photograph that will be usable for your business. We will cover composition, basic lighting, file formats and basic cameras.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-06-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Becoming a Person of Influence Webinar
This eight-week webinar will run virtually for one hour each week, and is based on John Maxwell's book, "Becoming a Person of Influence". Whatever your vocation or aspiration, you can increase your impact on others by becoming a person of influence. Learn simple, insightful ways to interact more positively with others, and watch your personal and organizational success go off the charts. Presented by Steve Lewey, Founding Partner of the John Maxwell Team. Prepayment required. A login code will be provided.
Course Fee: $175--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-09-2014 8 sessions, Tuesdays 11 am-12 pm Online webinar

Brochures & Flyer Design for Your Business
Learn the value of brochures and flyers in your business, and learn good design and composition. Printing options as well as paper selection will be discussed. Covers desktop publishing programs available, photography options, and mixing artwork (clip art), and costs for printing. Instructor Bill Ward holds a degree in commercial art and audio visual technology, and has taught a diverse subject field including graphic design, marketing and photography.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
12-08-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Cash Flow: Understanding and Controlling
Cash flow is the life blood of your business. Learn specific ways to controlling your cash flow by understanding the financial numbers of your business. Understanding the basic concepts of cash flow will help you plan for the unforeseen eventualities that nearly every business faces. This seminar will give you the tools and knowledge to understand budgeting and learn how to practice good cash flow management in order to keep your small business running at a healthy pace.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-14-2014 1 session, Tuesday 5:30 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Creating a Paperless Office
Learn where to start when considering the transition to a paperless office: Ways for breaking free from paper’s grip; Spend less time searching for documents and use less paper; The components of a paperless office; The importance of organization; Tips to smoothly launch a paperless office.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
08-21-2014 1 session, Thursday 5:30-8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102
11-04-2014 1 session, Tuesday 5:30 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Customer Service - Secrets of Great Customer Service
These days, businesses will not survive for long without great customer service. Join Emily Ballance, Professional Speaker, to find out what you need to keep your current customers happy, attract new ones and keep both groups coming back. She will discuss some of the typical reasons why customers leave and what you can do. Look at customer service from different prespectives and share stories - the good, the bad and the ugly. You will leave with skills to improve customer relationships, build customer loyalty and increase sales.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-22-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg. Rm. 115

Facebook - Getting Started with Your Business
Aimed at helping small businesses get started marketing with their Facebook page. We will cover page set up, posting do's and don'ts, management of pages, monitoring of posts, and content generation. Attendees will need to have a personal Facebook profile already set up and in use,a business logo, 5 large photos (bright and colorful pictures work best), and a can do attitude! When you leave the workshop you will be leaving with a fully set up Facebook page and one week’s worth of scheduled content for that page!
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
07-30-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 319

Facebook for Business Workshop - Getting Advanced
Aimed at helping small businesses get advanced information about their Facebook page to help them market more effectively. We will cover advanced monitoring and scheduling features, insights data mining, content scheduling and creation, and Facebook advertising. Attendees will need to have a Business Facebook page already fully set up with greater than 35 fans, 5 bright and colorful pictures to use for posts, and knowledge of Facebook page management basics.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-01-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314

Facebook for Business Workshop - Getting Started
Aimed at helping small businesses get started marketing with their Facebook page. We will cover page set up, posting do's and don'ts, management of pages, monitoring of posts, and content generation. Attendees will need to have a personal Facebook profile already set up and in use, a business logo, 5 large photos (bright and colorful pictures work best), and a can do attitude! When you leave the workshop, you will be leaving with a fully set up Facebook page and one week's worth of scheduled content for that page!
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-17-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314

Fueling Your Business in NC
The seminar, sponsored by the North Carolina Rural Economic Development Center, is designed to help small business owners and prospective entrepreneurs understand how to access credit and capital for their businesses. It will review the six basic principles many lenders use to make credit decisions and provide an overview of the resources available in North Carolina for small businesses. Finally, the seminar will cover the Rural Center's Microenterprise Loan Program and provide details about its lending criteria and application process.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-10-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Getting it all Done: Time Management for Small Business Owners, Managers, and Supervisors
Trying to get everything done can be impossible in today's up-to-the-minute world; especially if you own a business or are a supervisor or manager. But, what if you could set and meet your priorities, work more effectively with the people around you, dig out from under the paperwork and email avalanche, and move closer to a balanced life, wouldn't that come close to getting it all done? Let presenter Mike Collins and "Getting It All Done" show you how. He is the author of "The Perfect Workday Book" and president of The Perfect Workday Company.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-04-2014 1 session, Thursday 9 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Guerrilla Marketing
Market your business for LOW, OR NO DOLLARS! Guerrilla Marketing revolutionized small business marketing. Using low-cost tools, targeted information, and imagination Guerrilla Marketing helps you find conventional rewards (sales and profits) using unconventional methods (cheap stuff!!). In this program, you will learn: The one key to marketing that you MUST use; How to do cheap market research; Secrets to saving marketing dollars; How to use mini-media marketing; How to get into maxi-media (television, radio, newspaper, Internet) for free; and, How to create Guerrilla Marketing tools that can easily be used in any marketplace. Guerrilla Marketing can help you save money, make money, and position your business to grow dramatically. Presenter, Mike Collins, is a certified Guerrilla Marketing Coach. Collins has presented "Dynamite Marketing on a Firecracker Budget" across the state for over 25 years.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
11-18-2014 1 session, Tuesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

How Much Do I Charge?
Identify strategies used to price products and services, to evaluate different pricing methods for sample businesses, and to identify connections between pricing and sales forecasting.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
11-24-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 9 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109

How to Improve Sales & Increase Profits
What every entrepreneur wants to know. Discover reliable answers and various ways small business owners can implement new strategies and methods to revitalize and jump start sales. Focus will be on current market trends to help better understand how operations are being effected. Learn tips on how to survey the customer satisfaction levels with the competition, and how they will respond to new products or services.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-09-2014 1 session, Thursday 6 - 9 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109

How To Start & Finance a Business
Learn steps for starting and financing a business.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
08-28-2014 1 session, Thursday 6 - 9 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109
10-30-2014 1 session, Thursday 6 - 9 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109

How to Write a Business Plan
The underlying goal of preparing a business plan is to insure the success of your business. It provides you with the Road Map that you need, and allows you to make detours, change directions, and alter the pace that you set in starting or running a business. A plan forces you to think through the entire business process so that you do not lack vital information in opening and maintaining your business.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-29-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 9 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109
11-10-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 9 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109

Internet Workshop: How to Develop a Web Site
A basic introduction to designing web pages and an overall website, using free and low cost software.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
11-19-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Internet Workshop: How to Market on the Web
Simple effective techniques for designing and targeting your web pages so that you can get a large amount of search engine traffic and sell online.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-24-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Internet Workshop: How to Put Your Site on the Web
A nuts and bolts workshop that shows you how to create and register a domain name, hire a web host, upload your website to the web host and then make your website available on the Internet.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-15-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Leadership is an Inside Job Webinar
This one hour webinar entitled "Leadership is an Inside Job" covers The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership by John Maxwell. This webinar will address how leadership ability determines a person's (or organization's) level of effectiveness and ultimately their success. How the true measure of leadership is influence and that leadership develops daily, not in a day. A login code will be given to those pre-registered.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
08-19-2014 1 session, Tuesday 11 am-12 pm Online webinar

Maximizing Your Business Image by Working with Charities & Non-Profits
This course will explore ways companies work with charities and non-profits in fundraising and how to increase your company's exposure by doing so. We'll explore ideas and successful campaigns used by other companies and discuss a variety of ways to raise funds to benefit your business as well as the charity.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
08-18-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Professional Bookkeeping Certificate
Get three in one! First, learn the principles of double-entry bookkeeping and master the basics of preparing financial statements. Analyze business transactions, prepare end-of-period worksheets and financial statements. Learn about adjusting and closing entries, accounts receivable/payable, specialized journals and ledgers. Second, learn about payroll accounting, income tax and sales tax, payroll taxes, deferred compensation arrangements, cafeteria plans, taxable and non-taxable benefits, payroll reporting requirements and payroll management. Third, you'll pull this all together using Quickbooks, a professional accounting system.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $150--n/a
Start Date
08-26-2014 32 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114/315

Public Speaking for Your Business or Organization
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-30-2014 1 session, Tuesday 6 - 8 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109

Sales 404: Professional Salesmanship Skills, Tools, and Strategies for Your Business
Focus on entrepreneurial professional salesmanship. Changing economic times causes many to learn new tools, skills, and attitudes to help move forward with success. Learn how to start each day, determine strategies, set goals and close deals; while enhancing negotiating skills to create better and more profitable results.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-27-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 9 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109

Small Business Ownership Basics
An interactive, hands-on course designed to teach the basics of small business ownership. Included in the class will be marketing ideas, pricing your product or service, taxes, how to obtain financing, record keeping and other business-related information. By the end of the class, participants will have developed a business plan. Guest speakers will include an accountant and an attorney. Course uses the Rural Entrepreneurship Through Action Learning (REAL) curriculum.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: $20 (available in classroom)--n/a
Start Date
08-05-2014 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112
09-02-2014 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA
11-11-2014 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Small Business Payroll and HRM
Learn to implement the best payroll system and having a set payroll processing sequence. Understand the payroll tax rules and regulations that exist. Learn about the human resource management (HRM) business activities and the payroll cycle business activities.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-16-2014 1 session, Tuesday 5:30 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Small Business Record Keeping
Designed to help small business owners in the start-up and early phases of their business understand the basics of sound record keeping. Learn: the importance of keeping good records; components of a successful record keeping system; checklist for keeping good records; accounting methods and procedures; hiring employees; employee vs. subcontractor; the chart of accounts; categorizing income & expenses; and key financial statements.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-09-2014 1 session, Tuesday 5:30 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Small Business Taxes
Your ability to successfully communicate determines your ability to do well in your career, regardless of what you know or how much education or experience you possess. But with all this information competing with you, communicating with staff and co-workers becomes overwhelming! Join Tim Dannelly, Professional Speaker and seasoned manager, and explore some of the fundamental habits successful people cultivate in order to communicate confidently and effectively! Whether you communicate through email, PowerPoint, signage or in meetings you will gain new and fresh insight.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-23-2014 1 session, Tuesday 5:30 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Social Media Marketing Workshop
An overview of how to use Social Media for business. Learn what outlets to use when you get started marketing on Social Media. We will cover the basics of the major networks and talk about proper management of social networks.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
08-27-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm.115
12-03-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Tax and Recordkeeping Tips for Small Business
Every business owner is concerned about how to prepare, store and protect records. This workshop will cover the IRS and N.C. Dept. of Revenue guidelines, as well as other helpful information concerning different taxes, fees and obligations when conducting business. Tips for avoiding the likelihood of attracting tax audits will be discussed.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
11-20-2014 1 session, Thursday 6 - 9 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109

The ABC's of Starting a Business
This course is geared for the beginner/startup, or for those small businesses needing a refresher on the basics of how to start, manage, and grow their small business.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
08-12-2014 1 session, Tuesday 5:30 - 7:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

The Art of Marketing Your Business
Develop your Marketing Plan. Learn strategies, tips, and methods to assist small business owners and managers enhance their forecasting, marketing and advertising fundamental planning skills. Learn how to make your advertising pay for itself, and increase profits by utilizing low cost marketing tools. Learn how to best use the Internet, signs, print ads, and billboards.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-15-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 9 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109

The Best Business to Start Right Now
This might be the best time in decades to start a business. Competitors are hard-hit, resources are cheaper, and good people aren't hard to find. What would be the best small business for you to start right now? Would a business bring in extra income or provide a job? The program will focus on four areas: How to create a business idea that fits you, Businesses you can start for under $100, "Hot" businesses that will grow in coming years, and five easy-to-use steps to starting a business. The program will list over 30 types of businesses with growth potential. If you think the time is right for you to start a business--you're right! Presenter, Mike Collins is president of The Perfect Workday Company, and is the author of four books and hundreds of business articles in publications such as Newsweek, American Banker, BUSINESS: North Carolina and Triangle Business Journal.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-04-2014 1 session, Thursday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 116

Twitter for Your Business Workshop
Aimed at helping small businesses get started marketing with their twitter accounts. We will cover profile set up, posting do's and don'ts, management of accounts, monitoring of tweets, and content generation. Attendees will need to have a business logo, 5 large photos (bright and colorful pictures work best), and a can do attitude! Participants will leave with a fully set up Twitter profile and one week's worth of scheduled posts.
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
11-12-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 315

Veteran Entrepreneurship Programs by the SBA
Did you know that Veteran businesses succeed 250% greater than non-veterans? The SBA provides veteran entrepreneurs with an honorable discharge with special benefits they are automatically eligible for when starting or growing their small business. Veterans can gain startup or expansion capital or to purchase and occupy commercial real estate property. SBA provides opportunities for veterans contracting with the federal government. Take advantage of your veteran benefits through the SBA available to you and your current spouse (or a widowed survivor).
Course Fee: Free--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
11-06-2014 1 session, Thursday 6- 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 116

Certificate and Licensure


Electronic Notary Certification (eNotary)
This course will instruct existing North Carolina notaries public in the newly legislated procedure required to exercise electronic notarial acts as set forth by North Carolina's Secretary of State. Participants must hold a valid commission as a North Carolina notary public to qualify for this certification. The course will cover the N.C. E-Notary Act, eligibility and registration, E-notary processes, technology solutions and providers, ethics reg. E-notarizations, consequences of misconduct, security standards, best practices and departmental recommendations.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: included--n/a
Start Date
09-20-2014 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 318
11-17-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 319

Notary Public
Course provides training that meets the requirements of Chapter 10B of the NC General Statutes for individuals seeking appointments as Notary Publics in North Carolina. Note: Must have no criminal background, excludes traffic violations. Also must be at least 18 years old with a high school diploma or GED equivalent. Students must purchase book prior to the first class meeting. You can register and pay online for this course. Call 252-222-6200 for information.
Course Fee: $65--Book Fee: $28.62--Application Fee to State: $50
Start Date
08-12-2014 2 sessions, T/Th 8:30am-12pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221
09-15-2014 2 sessions, M/W 8:30am-12pm WCL, Rm. 2, Cape Carteret
10-21-2014 2 session, T/Th 6 - 9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221
11-10-2014 2 sessions, M/W 8:30 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221
12-08-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113

Personal Trainer (ACSM)
Based on American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), this personal fitness program will help you further your personal training education and aid in preparation for the national ACSM exam. Gain the knowledge and skills to implement a unique, medically based fitness plan for your clients. You'll learn how to apply your client's health history, goals, and abilities into a systematic model that will allow each client to progress through different training levels and phases. By attending this course, you are eligible for a discounted ACSM exam voucher.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $135--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
08-19-2014 56 sessions, T/W/Th/S 5:30-9:30pm (T-Th); 8am-5pm (S) Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 220

Professional Wedding and Event Planning
Are you an aspiring planner looking to broaden your perspective on the industry and gain recognition as a professional? Or a planner with years of experience in the industry, seeking to stand out from the crowd and carve your very own niche? Consider our Certificate in Professional Wedding and Event Planning to further your career aspirations and hone your skills as professional planner. This Certificate is a unique combination of expert-led, hands-on workshops and projects designed to equip you with the relevant skills, knowledge and competencies to be a qualified and successful professional. The curriculum is developed systematically to support in-depth learning with assessment and reinforcement tools delivered by a professional trainer with a wealth of experience in the industry focused on both the soft and technical skills that are enduring traits of a planner.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $40--n/a
Start Date
09-15-2014 14 sessions, Mondays 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Real Estate Broker Contracts and Closings
The second of three courses designed to assist the provisional broker to meet the 90-hour post-licensing educational requirements set forth by the N.C. Real Estate Commission. This course consists of high-level advanced instruction covering contracts and closings, including license status and education issues. For more information, go to www.ncrec.state.nc.us.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $60.27+tax--n/a
Start Date
08-05-2014 4 sessions, T/Th 8:30am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219
11-04-2014 4 sessions, T/Th 8:30 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219

Real Estate Broker Relationships and Responsibilities
The first of three courses designed to assist the provisional broker to meet the 90-hour post-licensing educational requirements set forth by the N.C. Real Estate Commission. This course consists of high-level advanced instruction covering agency relationships and duties to principle and third parties, working with sellers and buyers. Includes issues confronted when agents leave/change firms with resulting licenses and education concerns. For more information, go to www.ncrec.state.nc.us.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $70--n/a
Start Date
09-16-2014 4 sessions, T/Th 8:30 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219

Real Estate Broker Selected Topics
The third of three courses designed to assist the provisional broker to meet the 90-hour post-licensing educational requirements set forth by the N.C. Real Estate Commission. This course consists of high-level advanced instruction covering land use controls, miscellaneous law issues, sale of undeveloped land and other special topics. For more information, go to www.ncrec.state.nc.us.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $70--n/a
Start Date
12-02-2014 4 sessions, T/Th 8:30 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219

Real Estate Math
This course is a prerequisite for Real Estate Provisional Broker. It is not for the student lacking an understanding of fundamental math principles. The course provides an intensive review of topics and is designed to prepare the student for the licensing examination. Topics include Compensation, Sales Price, List Price, Area and Volume, Depreciation, Closing Statements, Appraisal Methods, Interest, Real Estate Finance and Taxes.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $40--n/a
Start Date
08-25-2014 10 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113
09-13-2014 6 sessions, S/Su 9 am-3 pm WCL, Rm. 2, Cape Carteret

Real Estate Provisional Broker
This course is required to satisfy the educational requirements for a provisional broker and to prepare the student to pass the real estate license examination administered by the N.C. Real Estate Commission. Topics include basic real estate principles and practices, law and contracts, financing, closing valuation, fair housing and real estate laws. For more information, go to www.ncrec.state.nc.us. Prerequisite: Students are required to take Real Estate Math prior to taking Real Estate Provisional Broker.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $75--n/a
Start Date
10-13-2014 18 sessions, M/W 8:30am-1:30pm WCL, Rm. 3&4, Cape Carteret

Computer Training


AutoCAD, Introduction to
Introduction to AutoCAD takes the student through step-by-step processes in order to construct basic CAD drawings. The topics covered are using basic drawing tools, editing a drawing, defining object properties, orthographic projections, basic dimensioning and plotting a drawing. Prerequisite: Basic Windows computer experience.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: TBA--n/a
Start Date
09-16-2014 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm WCHS, Drafting Room, Morehead City

Autodesk: Introduction to Revit Architecture
Course provides new Revit Architecture users an understanding of the software's core functionality and features so that they can create, edit, document, and present their first model. Users will have a solid grounding in the software so that they can immediately be productive using Revit.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: TBA--n/a
Start Date
10-14-2014 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm WCHS, Drafting Rm, Morehead City

Computer ABCs for Seniors
Beginners computer class covering use of mouse, keyboard, Windows 7 settings, accessing menus and saving files using Wordpad, easier ways to surf the Internet and email etiquette.
Course Fee: $50--Book Fee: $37--n/a
Start Date
08-22-2014 8 sessions, Friday 10 am - 12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 315

Computer Bootcamp
This course is designed to provide the fundamental computer skills you need to survive and prosper in today's fast-changing workplace. You will learn how to implement the powers of modern office software to work faster and more efficiently. We'll focus on practical application for software most common to the workplace. This is an essential course for those with little or no computer skills to learn what you need to be employed in today's workplace. Covers the basics of Microsoft Word, Excel and Access, as well as networking, internet and email.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: available for free loan--n/a
Start Date
08-19-2014 32 sessions, T/Th 5:30 - 9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA
10-06-2014 16 sessions, M/W 8 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 319

Computer Upgrade and Repair
Great follow-up to Troubleshooting Your Computer class. You'll cover the identification and installation of motherboards, processors, memory, and cooling systems. Understand storage devices, power supplies, display devices, and adapters. Install, configure, and troubleshoot desktops, laptops, and portable devices. Install, configure, and troubleshoot printers. Install and configure operating systems including Windows 2000, XP, Vista, and Windows 7. General troubleshooting theory and preventive maintenance. Prerequisite: Troubleshooting Your Computer or similar skill set.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $70--n/a
Start Date
10-20-2014 16 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314

Computers for Beginners: Windows 8
Course provides step-by-step introductions for Windows 8 from switching on a computer to sending emails with attachments. Designed for those with little computer experience.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $35--n/a
Start Date
09-16-2014 12 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA
10-13-2014 12 sessions, M/W 9 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 315

Digital Photography
Course concentrates on the successful use of a digital camera to produce professional images. Emphasis is placed on learning the features of the camera and how to properly use them, including Aperture Mode, Shutter Priority Mode and Manual Mode. Learn how to focus on successful visual composition of your photos. Students will begin to develop a portfolio of their own personal vision. Students will need to purchase a thumb drive for this class.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $60--n/a
Start Date
08-26-2014 16 sessions, T/TH 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 318

Digital Photography: Working with Light
Improve your photos by learning to see, work with and use light to capture the proper look and feel of a scene. Learn how to show whatever emotion is happening, whether it is portraits of people, the excitement of children, the solemn atmosphere of a funeral or the calm of nature. After successful completion of this class, you should be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary for taking better photographs in varied circumstances including night, day, indoors or out. Explore white balance, how lighting changes moods, hard light, filters, using flash for special effects, strobe and choosing the proper lenses. Prerequisite: Students should have taken the Basic Digital Photography course or have prerequisite knowledge and skills with Aperture, shutter, manual shoot, exposure and metering.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $60--n/a
Start Date
10-21-2014 16 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 318

Introduction to Photoshop Elements
If you're a novice with no photo-editing experience or you want to upgrade skills you learned in an earlier version of Elements, this course is for you. New features include Guided Edits, which guide users step-by-step through the process of achieving certain image looks, and a range of image organization options. There's also an option to upload videos directly to sharing sites such as Facebook and YouTube. Edit images, correct flaws, create images for marketing, prepare images for email and the Web, and organize your images so you can keep track of them.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: approx. $35--n/a
Start Date
09-08-2014 8 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 318
10-27-2014 8 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 318

Microsoft Office Specialist: Excel 2013 Core
Already in the workplace? Enhance your existing skills by obtaining certification courses through our Microsoft IT Academy. This course focuses on the core skills needed for Microsoft Excel 2013. Students have access to the course materials for free and upon successful completion of this course you can take the national exam for free! This course is hybrid - which means it is taught online and in the classroom. Prerequisite: Students must pass the Computer Skills Online Inventory exam which is available at no charge. Contact Kris Workman at workmank@carteret.edu for more information.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-19-2014 17 sessions+42.5 online hrs, Tues. 11 am-12:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., TBA

Quickbooks, Introduction to
An introductory course of the QuickBooks Pro 2014 accounting software, including setting up a new company and chart of accounts; recording transactions with customers, vendors and employees; managing lists; running reports and customizing them; changing forms and generating letters. Prerequisites: Familiarity with the PC.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $100--n/a
Start Date
10-07-2014 20 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 319

Troubleshooting Your Computer
Many of the problems people experience with their computers are avoidable, and can be solved easily. Intro. to PC Troubleshooting takes you step-by-step through the typical hardware and operating system problems encountered by technicians, teaching troubleshooting techniques to decipher problems. Every organization should have at least one person that can do these basic troubleshooting techniques before calling a technician.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-27-2014 8 sessions, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 315

Culinary and Service Industry


Professional Bartending and Wine Steward
Prepare frozen or layered drinks, specialized cocktails, bar operations, gain knowledge of beers and wines, and learn speed and efficiency in preparing drinks. Course also INCLUDES TIPS certification which teaches servers ways to prevent intoxication, drunk driving and underage sales including RASP training. Understand essential wine categories, organization, and principles of winemaking, as well as the main grapes, wine history and wine procedures and protocols. Acquire knowledge in the arena of food and wine pairing, wine list handling, and wine recommendations. Must be 18 years of age to attend course.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $30--Certification Fee: $37
Start Date
09-08-2014 14 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Culinary Bldg., Rm. 4302
10-27-2014 14 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Culinary Bldg., Rm. 4302

ServSafe: Sanitation and Food Safety
Course provides accurate, up-to-date information for all levels of employees in all aspects of handling food, from receiving and storing to preparing and serving. Prepares students to take the ServSafe sanitation exam which is offered, at no charge, the last day of class.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: approx. $90--n/a
Start Date
08-04-2014 3 sessions, M/T/W 9 am-4 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 220
10-13-2014 3 sessions, M/T/W 9 am-4 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 220

Wilton's Cake Decorating
In this new Wilton’s Cake Decorating course, create over 6 different gum paste icing flowers such as pansies, lilies and the famous Wilton Rose. Using Fondant, you’ll create amazing hand-shaped flowers and beautiful borders. Also learn advanced skills to create realistic-looking gum paste flowers. Your Instructor will lead you every step of the way as you create life-like blossoms, flowers and leaves for floral arrangements that top the most beautiful cakes.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $80--various supplies
Start Date
10-02-2014 16 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Culinary Bldg., Rm. 4302

Wine Appreciation
You’ll sample over 30 different wines from all over the world. Course will boost confidence, increase knowledge, and help you be more informative about every glass you serve or sip. Optional National Wine Steward Certification test offered at the end of the course. Instructor is Wendi Oliver of Front Street Village, Beaufort. Prepayment required.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: approx. $45--Supply Fee: $100
Start Date
09-15-2014 8 sessions, Mondays 6 - 9 pm Front Street Village, Beaufort

Education, Nonprofit and Language


Effective Teacher Training
This class is great for anyone interested in being a substitute teacher or anyone that would like to learn more about lesson planning and teaching methods. Topics include instructional preparation and presentation, student interaction, time management, learning expectations, evaluation and curriculum principles and planning. Prerequisite: None
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: approx. $55--n/a
Start Date
09-09-2014 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221
11-04-2014 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221

Legal Issues Affecting Nonprofits
Learn about the legal framework under which tax-exempt organizations operate and are regulated, including a discussion of the oversight responsibilities of the Internal Revenue Service and various state agencies as they relate to the nonprofit sector and tax-exempt organizations. Explore legal rights and fiduciary obligations of directors, trustees, officers and members of nonprofit organizations, including a discussion of conflicts of interest, private inurement, private benefit, excess benefit and self-dealing transactions. Also, learn about legal and tax implications related to fundraising, charitable giving, political activities and commercial activities of tax-exempt organizations.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
09-22-2014 8 sessions, Mondays 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Presentation Skills
Have your brilliant ideas not seen the light of day because of your fear of presenting? Have you managed to get in front of an audience but fell victim to the same ol' presentation? And then walked away feeling dejected because your message didn't have the impact or result you wanted it to? Far too many presentations lose their focus - or worse - are boring. If you need to deliver a presentation, or just want to improve your presentation skills to bring them to a new level of professionalism, this is YOUR course!
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: TBA--n/a
Start Date
10-28-2014 14 session, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Professional Grantwriting
This course is aimed at staff of non-profit organizations, government officials, researchers, consultants and knowledge workers in universities, institutes, government agencies, and corporate organizations, lecturers, marketers, customer relation managers, human resource managers, business policy planners, and students who want to learn how to write effective grant proposal.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: TBA--n/a
Start Date
09-09-2014 14 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Sign Language
Learn American Sign Language and about the deaf community. Also learn how to introduce yourself, form questions, exchange information, describe your surroundings, family and the community where you live. Basic laws affecting the deaf community and an introduction to the profession of interpreting and deaf education will be presented. An introduction to receptive and expressive signing and career options for signers will be included.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $75--n/a
Start Date
09-16-2014 16 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113

Spanish Refresher
Took Spanish in High School or College and need to brush up on your language skills? This course will expand your structured training by refreshing your skills in word recognition, and pronunciation, as well as some writing for professional and cultural understanding.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $50--n/a
Start Date
08-18-2014 16 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219

Spanish, Beginning
Gain the ability to communicate and use the most common structures of the language. Become familiar with greetings and basic commands used in daily situations. Little or no Spanish language abilities required. Includes film and culture component.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $50--n/a
Start Date
10-20-2014 16 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219

Teaching Adult Learners
This course prepares current and prospective instructors to teach in an adult classroom. To effectively instruct adults, it is essential that the instructor has a basic understanding of the adult learner. In this course, instructor-learners will identify learning principles and adult characteristics, learning styles, demographics and motivation. They will also learn to modify curriculum and instruction based on the needs of the adult learners in their classroom.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: TBA--n/a
Start Date
10-07-2014 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Employment Skills


Applications, Resumes and More
Instructor guided process of filling out applications, creating resumes, and tips for the job search. Covers the Federal job application process. HRD fee waivers apply, call 252-222-6116 for details.
Course Fee: $70 (HRD fee waivers apply - call 222-6116 for details)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
09-08-2014 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8:30am-12:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314
11-03-2014 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8:30am-12:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314

Computer Basics for Job Search
Course focuses on using technology in developing and implementing job search strategies, researching career and occupational information, accessing governmental and education resources, understanding the impact of social networking on employment, and emphasizing the role of technology in the workplace. HRD fee waivers apply, call 252-222-6116 for details.
Course Fee: $70 (HRD fee waivers apply - call 222-6116 for details)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-04-2014 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8:30am-3:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314
09-15-2014 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8:30am-3:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314
11-10-2014 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8:30am-3:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314

Work Ethics for Work Excellence
The most effective and productive workers are those that possess a good work ethic. They practice punctuality, use their time wisely, and exhibit a set of values and behaviors that result in individual and organizational success. A good work ethic is a learned behavior. This course, intended for both the employed and those seeking employment, creates an awareness of the behaviors associated with good work ethics.
Course Fee: $70 (HRD fee waivers apply, call 222-6116)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
09-24-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115
10-15-2014 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112
11-07-2014 1 session, Friday 9 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112
12-05-2014 1 session, Friday 9 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Health Careers


Activity Director
This is a state approved activity director course providing basic training to individuals desiring to become an Activity Director in a health care related setting. Activity Directors for Adult Care Homes are required by N.C. law to complete 50 hours in this course, a minimum of 10 additional hours in documentation to include assessment and the care planning process and a minimum of a 25 hour internship experience in a Long Term Care Facility. Those that complete this 60-hour training program are qualified to work as an Activity Director in a nursing home or assisted living setting. Class will meet in the classroom and will also meet outside the classroom to perform assessments and clinical internships.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: $140--n/a
Start Date
09-16-2014 20 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

AHA Healthcare Provider BLS CPR
This American Heart Association course teaches CPR skills to use with victims of all ages, use of an automated external defibrillator and relief of foreign-body airway obstruction. It is intended for participants who provide health care to patients. You can register and pay online for this course. Call 252-222-6200 for information. NOTE: The book, "AHA Health Care Provider BLS", can be purchased online or from the college bookstore prior to the day of class. You must have a current text book to attend this course. Text books can be ordered in advance online from the CCC Bookstore at http://www.neebo.com/carteret-community-college# Select Term: CON ED 2014, Select Department: PUBLIC SAFETY then choose course. Shipping free!
Course Fee: $36--Book Fee: $17.55 (prior to class)--Card fee: $4
Start Date
08-09-2014 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102
09-13-2014 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
10-11-2014 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
11-08-2014 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

AHA Heartsaver First Aid, CPR, AED Course
The American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid course teaches rescuers to effectively recognize and treat adult emergencies in the critical first minutes until emergency medical services personnel arrive. The course also provides a complete health and safety training solution for first aid and adult, child,infant CPR/AED. You can register and pay online for this course. Call 252-222-6200 for information. NOTE: The book, "AHA Heart Saver First Aid CPR AED", must be purchased from the bookstore or online prior to the day of class. You must have a current text book to attend this course. Text books can be ordered in advance online from the CCC Bookstore at http://www.neebo.com/carteret-community-college# Select Term: CON ED 2014, Select Department: PUBLIC SAFETY then choose course. Shipping free!
Course Fee: $36--Book Fee: $20.40 (purchase before class)--Card Fee: $4
Start Date
08-16-2014 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 3 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
09-20-2014 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 3 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
10-18-2014 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 3 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
11-15-2014 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 3 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

EKG/Cardiac Rhythms Analysis
Students will practice with equipment and perform hands-on labs including introduction to the function and proper use of the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12-lead placement and other clinical practices. Includes fundamentals of cardiac anatomy and electrophysiology and the understanding of the rules and mechanisms of the cardiac rhythms and arrhythmias. Prepares students to take the ASPT -Electrocardiograph (WKG) Technician exam (offered in the classroom the last day of class) in addition to other National Certification Exams such as the Certified Rhythm Analysis Technician Exam. Pre-requisite: BLS Healthcare Provider CPR Certification.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $100--n/a
Start Date
09-08-2014 17 sessions, M/W/Su 5:30-9:30 (9/8-10/15); 1-5 (10/19-11/16) Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 222

Electronic Health Record, Fundamentals of (MOP)
This is a concise "learn by doing" course for medical office staff. It provides a basic understanding of EHR tasks and functional benefits that are continuously reinforced by actual EHR experiences. Reflecting the latest EHR rules, regulations, and innovations, course covers over 40 hands-on guided and critical thinking exercises utilizing actual EHR software. Course focuses on core tasks, including using search and prompt, lists, forms, coding, and reimbursements. It concludes with a comprehensive student evaluation comprising a written exam and hands-on critical thinking exercises using both EHR software and the Internet. Prerequisite: Medical Terminology.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $80--n/a
Start Date
10-30-2014 14 sessions, T/Th 5:30 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 317

Medical Billing and Coding, Foundations in
Course covers insurance billing and coding in addition to training on insurance plans that are most commonly encountered in clinics and physicians' offices. Emphasis is placed on the role of the medical insurance specialist and includes diagnostic coding, procedural coding, Medicare, HIPAA, and bill collection strategies. Prerequisite: Medical Terminology and Anatomy and Physiology.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $150--n/a
Start Date
08-18-2014 35 sessions, M/W 5:30 - 9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 317

Medical Front Office Skills
This course provides training in the skills required to work in a medical front office. Course topics include electronic medical records, effective telephone etiquette, appointment scheduling, internal and external customer service, medical laws and ethics, utilizing effective oral and written communications, handling front office operations, and assisting physicians and medical staff. You’ll gain real life experience and gain the skills needed to work in a front office of a medical practice via a simulated environment. Each task will simulate a commonly performed administrative duty. Prerequisite: Computer for Beginners or similar skills level required.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $150--n/a
Start Date
08-19-2014 21 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 317

Medical Lab Assistant Skills
This course is designed to teach core clinical laboratory skills. The curriculum will focus on basic laboratory methods in quality control, quality assurance, information recording and transfer, normal and abnormal laboratory values, and problem recognition. Employment of laboratory workers is expected to grow 14 percent between 2006 and 2016, faster than average for all occupations. The volume of laboratory tests continues to increase with both population growth and the development of new types of tests. Optional Certified Medical Lab Assistant National Certification exam will be administered at the end of the course for an additional fee. Successful completion of this course guarantees acceptance in the Phlebotomy program as long as student meets the Phlebotomy enrollment requirements. When paired with the Phlebotomy and Lab Services course, students gain the hours and clinical time needed to sit for AMT medical lab assistant exam.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $145--n/a
Start Date
09-08-2014 30 sessions, M/W 5:30-9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 220

Medical Terminology for the Healthcare Professional
Essential class for anyone planning to work in healthcare. Emphasizes prefixes, suffixes, word roots and medical vocabulary as it relates to anatomy, physiology, pathological conditions, diagnostic treatment and procedures of body systems. Learn to pronounce, spell, and define medical terms.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: approx. $45--n/a
Start Date
10-07-2014 20 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Medication Aide
The Medication Aide program prepares students to safely administer medications with emphasis on the 6 RIGHTS OF MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION and documentation on the MAR (Medication Administration Record) to include routine and PRN (as needed) medications by various routes, IV and injectable medications are not part of this course. This course is limited to 10 students. After completion of the 24 hour class the student will receive a Certificate of Course completion and will be able to apply for the NC State exam administered by Pearson Vue to be listed on the N.C. Medication Aide Registry. To participate in the program, the student must have a high school diploma or GED. To register for class, contact the Nurse Aide Coordinator at 252-222-6019.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: $20--n/a
Start Date
11-10-2014 3 sessions, M/T/W 8 am-4:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122a

Nurse Assistant I (CNA I) Orientation
Prior to attending orientation, you will need to get a Nurse Aide packet from CCED (252-222-6200), complete a criminal background check ($25 fee) and drug screen ($37 fee) through usinfogroup.com, and sit for a TABE (Test of Adult Basic Education) reading test unless a degree or college entrance exam has been completed. Social Security card and valid ID are required at orientation. You may register and pay for the class at orientation ONLY if all paperwork is complete with approved criminal background check and drug screen needed for clinicals. Questions? Call the Nurse Aide Coordinator at 252-222-6019. Note: Student must register to attend one of the orientation dates prior to start of class by contacting the Nurse Aide Coordinator, at 252-222-6019 or the CCED office at 252-222-6200.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
08-18-2014 1 session, Monday 11 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122b
08-25-2014 1 session, Monday 11 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122a

Nursing Assistant I (CNA I)
NOTE: You cannot pre-register for this class. You must contact our office, at 252-222-6200 to request an application packet and register for orientation. Our classes offer hands-on clinical experience to better prepare one to work as a professional nurse assistant with confidence. Students will complete a total of 176 hours inclusive of class, laboratory and clinical experiences obtained in long-term care, as well as acute care facilities consistent with the standards of practice as directed by the North Carolina Division of Health and Human Services encompassing the knowledge and skills required under the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (OBRA). Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are eligible to apply for the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP) examination for listing on the N.C. Nurse Aide Registry. There is an additional cost for this test of $101.00 to be paid when registering online for the written and practical examination. Register for orientation prior to class date. Questions? Call the Nurse Aide Coordinator at 252-222-6019.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: $24 (class);$45.71 (bookstore)--Insurance Fee: $.55;Allied Health Fee: $21.25;CPR Card Fee: $4.00
Start Date
08-27-2014 29 sessions, W/Th 8am-2:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122a
09-02-2014 39 sessions, M/T/W 5:30-10 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122a
09-08-2014 22 sessions, M/T 8 am-4:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122a

Nursing Assistant I (CNA I) Refresher
This class will help the student become proficient in their skills as a CNA I in order to pass the NC State test for CNA I. It is recommended for any CNA coming from another state or any North Carolina CNA that has let their certificate expire. This is a 32 hour course. Contact the Nurse Aide Coordinator at 252-222-6019 for more information. Upon completion of the CNA I Refresher, the student will be eligible to take the NC State test at Carteret Community College or a regional testing facility. There is an additional cost for this test of $101.00 to be paid when registering online for the written and practical examination.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
08-18-2014 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8 am-4:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122a

Nursing Assistant II (CNA II)
NOTE: You cannot pre-register for this class. You must contact the Nurse Aide Coordinator, at 252-222-6019 to make an appointment for registration. Prepares students to perform more complex skills in caring for the patient. Students must have a high school diploma or GED and have successfully completed Nurse Aide I before they are allowed to enroll in Nurse Aide II. Upon successful completion, the graduate may apply for certification through the N.C. Board of Nursing. To enroll, contact the Nurse Aide Coordinator at 252-222-6019.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: $190--Insurance Fee: $.55; Allied Health Fee: $21.25
Start Date
08-27-2014 27 sessions, W/Th 8 am-2:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122b

Pharmacy Technician
For anyone interested in becoming a pharmacy technician or those with a healthcare background looking to strengthen their current skills. Learn about various pharmacy practice settings, drug classes, drug interactions, daily pharmacy operations, and how to effectively assist in pharmaceutical preparations and complete daily required tasks in any pharmacy environment.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: $32 (available in classroom)--n/a
Start Date
08-25-2014 32 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221

Phlebotomy and Lab Services
Note: You must obtain an application, prepay and provide documentation required for this course. Call 252-222-6200 for registration packet. This program provides students with the theory, skills and practice to get hired as a phlebotomist. In addition to phlebotomy and capillary blood collection, students learn to perform various diagnostic tests to include hematology, blood chemistry, routine urinalysis and other laboratory procedures.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $50--Insurance Fee: $21.25; CPR Card: $4
Start Date
07-29-2014 26 sessions plus 120 clinical hours 6 - 9 pm T/Th +clinicals Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

Physical Therapy Aide
Physical Therapy Aide is one of the fastest growing jobs today. The Physical Therapy Aide is generally responsible for carrying out the non-technical duties of physical therapy, such as preparing treatment areas, ordering devices and supplies, and transporting patients working under the direction of the physical therapist. Furthermore, these workers assist physical therapy assistants and physical therapists in providing services that help improve mobility, relieve pain, and prevent or limit permanent physical disabilities of patients suffering from injuries or disease. Physical Therapy Aides may be employed in nursing homes, hospitals, sports rehabilitation centers and some orthopedic clinics.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
09-29-2014 16 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Sterile Process and Surgical Instrument Certificate
Prepares students for work in the field of surgical disinfection and sterilization. Students will learn instrument identification and the proper set-up and preparation of instruments needed for surgery. Students that complete the program will be eligible to sit for the national SPD Technician Certification exam.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $145 (from cspd)--n/a
Start Date
09-09-2014 28 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122b

Veterinary Assistant
This course prepares individuals to assist in a veterinarian practice. Topics include veterinary terminology, anatomy and physiology, proper handling and restraining of animals, obtaining and handling specimens, emergency care, nursing skills, pre-surgical skills, post-operative skills, and pharmacy skills. The class also covers conduct and laws, office management in reference to medical records, charting, detailed documentation, client communication skills, scheduling, admitting patients, basic invoicing, billing and payment on account procedures. Successful completion of this course will prepare one for employment as a veterinary assistant.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $100--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
08-26-2014 29 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9:30 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

Life Enrichment


Anger Management - Calming Techniques
Through discussions, activities, examples, and short presentations, these classes will bring forth components necessary to improve the quality of anger management services to participants through standardization. Participants will gain an understanding of how using the tools provided by the National Anger Management Association can build better relationships, while promoting effective learning that can be used for a lifetime. If a certification is needed, one must complete all eight modules. Course fee includes necessary materials.
Course Fee: $25 (self-supporting)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-20-2014 1 session, Saturday 10 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Anger Management - Conflict Resolution
Through discussions, activities, examples, and short presentations, these classes will bring forth components necessary to improve the quality of anger management services to participants through standardization. Participants will gain an understanding of how using the tools provided by the National Anger Management Association can build better relationships, while promoting effective learning that can be used for a lifetime. If a certification is needed, one must complete all eight modules. Course fee includes necessary materials.
Course Fee: $25 (self-supporting)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-25-2014 1 session, Saturday 10 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Anger Management - Dysfunctional Thinking
Through discussions, activities, examples, and short presentations, these classes will bring forth components necessary to improve the quality of anger management services to participants through standardization. Participants will gain an understanding of how using the tools provided by the National Anger Management Association can build better relationships, while promoting effective learning that can be used for a lifetime. If a certification is needed, one must complete all eight modules. Course fee includes necessary materials.
Course Fee: $25 (self-supporting)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-04-2014 1 session, Saturday 10 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Anger Management - Judgmental and Critical Reaction
Through discussions, activities, examples, and short presentations, these classes will bring forth components necessary to improve the quality of anger management services to participants through standardization. Participants will gain an understanding of how using the tools provided by the National Anger Management Association can build better relationships, while promoting effective learning that can be used for a lifetime. If a certification is needed, one must complete all eight modules. Course fee includes necessary materials.
Course Fee: $25 (self-supporting)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-11-2014 1 session, Saturday 10 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Anger Management - Shame and Shadow Material
Through discussions, activities, examples, and short presentations, these classes will bring forth components necessary to improve the quality of anger management services to participants through standardization. Participants will gain an understanding of how using the tools provided by the National Anger Management Association can build better relationships, while promoting effective learning that can be used for a lifetime. If a certification is needed, one must complete all eight modules. Course fee includes necessary materials.
Course Fee: $25 (self-supporting)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-27-2014 1 session, Saturday 10 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Anger Management Series - Anger Awareness
Through discussions, activities, examples, and short presentations, these classes will bring forth components necessary to improve the quality of anger management services to participants through standardization. Participants will gain an understanding of how using the tools provided by the National Anger Management Association can build better relationships, while promoting effective learning that can be used for a lifetime. If a certification is needed, one must complete all eight modules. Course fee includes necessary materials.
Course Fee: $25 (self-supporting)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-13-2014 1 session, Saturday 10 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Anger Management Series - Recognize Anger and the Anger Log
Through discussions, activities, examples, and short presentations, these classes will bring forth components necessary to improve the quality of anger management services to participants through standardization. Participants will gain an understanding of how using the tools provided by the National Anger Management Association can build better relationships, while promoting effective learning that can be used for a lifetime. If a certification is needed, one must complete all eight modules. Course fee includes necessary materials.
Course Fee: $25 (self-supporting)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-06-2014 1 session, Saturday 10 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Anger Managment - Assertive Communication
Through discussions, activities, examples, and short presentations, these classes will bring forth components necessary to improve the quality of anger management services to participants through standardization. Participants will gain an understanding of how using the tools provided by the National Anger Management Association can build better relationships, while promoting effective learning that can be used for a lifetime. If a certification is needed, one must complete all eight modules. Course fee includes necessary materials.
Course Fee: $25 (self-supporting)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-18-2014 1 session, Saturday 10 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Art - Mixed Media
Learn to draw, paint, or use watercolor; whatever medium you like. Open to beginners and experienced artists.
Course Fee: $40--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-04-2014 6 sessions, Thursdays 9 am-12 pm WCL, Rms. 3&4, Cape Carteret
10-23-2014 6 sessions, Thursdays 9 am-12 pm WCL, Rm. 3&4, Cape Carteret

Art - Pottery
Beginner to intermediate pottery wheel throwing lessons. Prepayment required.
Course Fee: $100--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55; Supply Fee: $45
Start Date
08-26-2014 8 sessions, Tuesdays 6 - 9 pm Pottery Bldg.
10-28-2014 8 sessions, Tuesdays 6 - 9 pm Pottery Bldg.

Basic Family Law
This course will cover issues involving custody, grandparent rights, child support, alimony, unmarried partners, divorce, mediation and much more. In addition to people going through a separation/divorce, ministers, health care professionals, and social workers would benefit from this class. Instructor, Deborah Van Dyken is a board certified family law attorney who will use lectures and handouts as well as provide answers to your family law questions.
Course Fee: $40--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
09-22-2014 8 sessions, Mondays 6:30 - 7:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Bridge - Intermediate Plus
Bridge for the Bad Card Holder (intermediate plus) - Getting the most out of bad cards.
Course Fee: $85 (non-members); $75 (Club members)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-23-2014 8 sessions, Tuesdays 10 am-12:30 pm Country Club of the Crystal Coast, PKS

Bridge - Modern Basics
The Basics of Modern Bridge (intermediate) - Weak Two Bids, Transfers, Stayman, signaling, and modern planning techniques.
Course Fee: $85 (non-members); $75 (Club members)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-23-2014 8 sessions, Tuesdays 1:30 - 4 pm County Club of the Crystal Coast, PKS

Carteret Adventure: Fishing and Boating -- Commercial and Recreational
Visit local professionals to learn about issues involving fishing styles, techniques, regulations, and boats used in commercial and recreational fishing, including the Big Rock Tournament and how aquaculture and Carteret Catch influences our seafood. Dutch treat lunch. Preregister early!
Course Fee: $45--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-09-2014 1 session, Thursday 9 am-3 pm Meet at the CCC parking lot

Carteret Adventure: Historic Landmarks
Tour the area in the college's new van. Visit some of the oldest churches and other landmarks and hear of the history of the people involved, including Purvis Chapel in Beaufort and the 140 year old First Baptist Church, the Promise Land and others. Dutch treat lunch. Preregister early!
Course Fee: $45--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-21-2014 1 session, Tuesday 9 am-3 pm Meet at the CCC parking lot

Carteret Adventure: Open Grounds Farm, Merrimon, South River
Tour the area north of Beaufort in the new college van with local guides. Hear of the history of rich farm lands, rivers, the influence of Native Americans, and the technology of Open Grounds Farm. Bring personal lunch for a picnic. Preregister early!
Course Fee: $45--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-30-2014 1 session, Tuesday 9 am-3 pm Meet at CCC parking lot

Dance - Ballroom Beginner, Tango
This class is much like Ballroom Introduction, but will focus on one dance, the Tango. No partner or prior experience necessary. Great for couples date night!
Course Fee: $40--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-22-2014 8 sessions, Wednesdays 7 - 8 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on campus

Dance - Ballroom Beginner, Waltz
This class is much like Ballroom Introduction, but will focus on one dance, the Waltz. No partner or prior experience necessary. Great for couples date night!
Course Fee: $40--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
08-20-2014 8 sessions, Wednesdays 7 - 8 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on campus

Dance, Ballroom Introduction
Dance like a star! Experience the elegance of the Waltz and the Fox Trot, the liveliness of the Swing and the drama of the Tango, Rumba, and Cha Cha. No partner or prior experience necessary. Great for couples date night!
Course Fee: $40--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
08-20-2014 8 sessions, Wednesdays 8 - 9 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on campus
10-22-2014 8 sessions, Wednesdays 8 - 9 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on campus

Dance, Shag
Beginning to intermediate shaggers welcome. Learn the popular N.C. State Dance for social dancing at parties, weddings, beach music concerts and clubs. No partner necessary.
Course Fee: $25--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-09-2014 4 sessions, Tuesdays 6 - 7 pm Bryant Bldg., Open Area
10-07-2014 4 sessions, Tuesdays 6 - 7 pm Bryant Bldg., Open Area

Food as Medicine - Colds & Flu
Learn from Dea Daniels, RN who has over 40 years of experience in health care. She promotes wellness as a health educator and advocate. Dea blends her extensive background in Traditional Chinese Medicine, The Arvigo Technique of Abdominal Massage, Native American Medicine, nutrition, healthy cooking, herbs, homeopathy and life style coaching into a unique blend of teaching that she calls "The Seven Directions of Health". She empowers people with confidence, awareness, and tools to help them take charge of their own health.
Course Fee: $10--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-27-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Food as Medicine - Healthy Breasts
Learn from Dea Daniels, RN, who has over 40 years of experience in health care. She promotes wellness as a health educator and advocate. Dea blends her extensive background in Traditional Chinese Medicine, The Arvigo Technique of Abdominal Massage, Native American Medicine, nutrition healthy cooking, herbs, homeopathy and life style coaching into a unique blend of teaching that she calls "The Seven Directions of Health." She empowers people with confidence, awareness, and tools to help them take charge of their own health.
Course Fee: $10--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-06-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113

Food as Medicine - Healthy Lungs
Learn from Dea Daniels, RN, who has over 40 years of experience in health care. She promotes wellness as a health educator and advocate. Dea blends her extensive background in Traditional Chinese Medicine, The Arvigo Technique of Abdominal Massage, Native American Medicine, nutrition healthy cooking, herbs, homeopathy and life style coaching into a unique blend of teaching that she calls "The Seven Directions of Health." She empowers people with confidence, awareness, and tools to help them take charge of their own health.
Course Fee: $10--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-08-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Food as Medicine - Liver Health
Learn from Dea Daniels, RN, who has over 40 years of experience in health care. She promotes wellness as a health educator and advocate. Dea blends her extensive background in Traditional Chinese Medicine, The Arvigo Technique of Abdominal Massage, Native American Medicine, nutrition healthy cooking, herbs, homeopathy and life style coaching into a unique blend of teaching that she calls "The Seven Directions of Health." She empowers people with confidence, awareness, and tools to help them take charge of their own health.
Course Fee: $10--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-20-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Food as Medicine - Living with Stress
Learn from Dea Daniels, RN, who has over 40 years of experience in health care. She promotes wellness as a health educator and advocate. Dea blends her extensive background in Traditional Chinese Medicine, The Arvigo Technique of Abdominal Massage, Native American Medicine, nutrition healthy cooking, herbs, homeopathy and life style coaching into a unique blend of teaching that she calls "The Seven Directions of Health." She empowers people with confidence, awareness, and tools to help them take charge of their own health.
Course Fee: $10--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-15-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Food as Medicine - Sleeping Soundly
Learn from Dea Daniels, RN who has over 40 years of experience in health care. She promotes wellness as a health educator and advocate. Dea blends her extensive background in Traditional Chinese Medicine, The Arvigo Technique of Abdominal Massage, Native American Medicine, nutrition, healthy cooking, herbs, homeopathy and life style coaching into a unique blend of teaching that she calls "The Seven Directions of Health". She empowers people with confidence, awareness, and tools to help them take charge of their own health.
Course Fee: $10--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-22-2014 1 session, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Guitar, ABCs
This class is for true beginners. Students will learn 7 basic chords and rhythm.
Course Fee: $45--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-17-2014 6 sessions, Wednesdays 7 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114
11-05-2014 6 sessions, Wednesday 7 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Money Management Basics
Provides basic training in personal money management topics such as budgeting, banking, consumer loans, personal credit, home purchasing, and financial recovery. (HRD fee waivers apply, contact 252-222-6116 or 222-6127 to see if you qualify.)
Course Fee: $70 (HRD fee waivers apply, call 222-6116)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
09-16-2014 7 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA
11-04-2014 7 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Parenting - Love & Logic
Designed to increase the parenting skills of parents with children of all ages. Class emphasizes the use of loving, empathic statements in combination with logical consequences of a child's behavior to help the child to grow up to be a responsible adult. Learn strategies that will reduce the use of anger, threats, and warnings through the increased use of enforceable statements and shared control.
Course Fee: $20 per person/$30 per couple--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
09-08-2014 7 sessions, Mondays 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Waterfowl Carving
Learn to cut, carve, and finish the wooden waterfowl of your choice.
Course Fee: $55--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55; Supply Fee: $10
Start Date
09-08-2014 12 sessions, Mondays 8 am-12 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. S3
09-08-2014 12 sessions, Mondays 1 - 5 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. S3

Yoga - Gentle/De-Stress
Instructor Theresa Morton will focus on therapeutic yoga stretches and breathing to support a healthy body, help relieve back pain, and calm the nervous system. Includes relaxation techniques to help relieve stress and tension from the body and mind. Therapeutic style yoga gently increases range of motion, strength, balance and overall healthy body alignment. Appropriate for all age students and no prior yoga experience needed. Please bring your own mat.
Course Fee: $30--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
07-24-2014 6 sessions, Thursdays 12:10 - 1 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
09-09-2014 6 sessions, Tuesdays 5:15-6:15 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on campus
09-11-2014 6 sessions, Thursdays 12:10 - 1 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on campus
10-28-2014 6 sessions, Tuesdays 5:15 - 6:15 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on campus
10-30-2014 6 sessions, Thursdays 12:10 - 1 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on campus

Massage & Related Bodywork Therapy


Empowering Your Core: Treating the Low Back and Abdominal - Massage
Empowering Your Core is a course that focuses on the muscles and energetic systems of the abdomen, the pelvic girdle and low back. We will discuss the energetics of the Sacral and Solar Plexus Chakras which house these areas of the body. Indications and contraindications will be taught as well as emotional armoring patterns that occur in these areas. We will be addressing and treating conditions such as sciatica, psoas dysfunction, sacrum conditions, diaphragmatic issues and a complete session protocol will be demonstrated. Course is prepay. René Shuford is the owner and director of Blue Ridge Healing Arts Academy and Wellness Center in Concord, NC. She is involved in developing workshops and curriculums that will bring quality and high standards to the wellness industry. René maintains a private massage and bodywork practice where her focus is Chakra Healing, Lymphatics work, LaStone Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage and rehabilitative tissue work.
Course Fee: $295--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-25-2014 2 sessions, S/Su 9:30 am - 5:30 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. 263

Sinus Massage
This class takes a detailed look at the Maxillary, Ethmoid, Frontal and Sphenoid Sinuses. Manual Lymphatic Drainage is the technique used to help drain the sinuses manually. This technique is a feather-like touch that greatly enhances the Parasympathetic Nervous System and allows for a significant diminishing of the toxic load on the Lymphatic System; the toxic load coming from external and internal factors. Indications and Contraindications are discussed and a treatment for Sinusitis (a primary condition of dysfunctional sinuses) is demonstrated and implemented. The primary sinuses are located in the Brow Chakra and there is an in-depth discussion of this chakra and its' energetic effects on the mindbodyspirit model. Course is prepay. René Shuford is the owner and director of Blue Ridge Healing Arts Academy and Wellness Center in Concord, NC. She is involved in developing workshops and curriculums that will bring quality and high standards to the wellness industry. René maintains a private massage and bodywork practice where her focus is Chakra Healing, Lymphatics work, LaStone Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage and rehabilitative tissue work.
Course Fee: $195--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-24-2014 1 session, Friday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. 263

Public Safety and Emergency


Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS)
For the registration fee to be exempt, bring a letter of affiliation to the class. Text Book: "AMLS 1st Ed. Elsevier" available online or through the college bookstore. AMLS pre-test will be handed out first day of class to be completed and returned on the second day. You must have a current text book to attend this course. Text books can be ordered in advance online from the CCC Bookstore at http://www.neebo.com/carteret-community-college# Select Term: CON ED 2014, Select Department: PUBLIC SAFETY then choose course. Shipping free!
Course Fee: $70 (fee waived for Fire & Rescue Personnel)--Book Fee: $76.71--Card Fee: $15
Start Date
08-08-2014 2 sessions, F/S 8:30 am - 5:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

Carteret County EMS System RSI Update Training
Required: Per NCCEP Guidelines for RSI Systems and Dr. Lowry all RSI designated paramedics should attend formal update training every 4 years. (Remember RSI designation is NOT mandatory for all paramedics in the Carteret County EMS System. Check with your local department administration to see if you are required to obtain the RSI designation as a part of your job description.) Since the new protocols have gone into effect and there are substantive changes to Protocol 4 RSI, Dr. Lowry would like for all RSI designated paramedics to attend this 5 hour refresher training. Any paramedic who wishes to be RSI designated can attend this training as the first step in the process. (See Dr. Lowry for additional requirements to become RSI designated.) Specific topics: Review of the pharmacology of RSI medications, Protocols, Policies and Procedures related to RSI as approved under the NCCEP Guidelines, Review of failed RSI cases in N.C., Using MOANS, LEMON, RODS and SHORT to find and predict difficult and impossible airways. Review of the 6 "P's" of RSI. Interactive case studies; students will work in teams to perform the RSI's on 4 patients. Class sizes are limited. Preregistration recommended.
Course Fee: $70 (unless fee exempt)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
09-12-2014 1 session, Friday 8:30am-2:30pm (1 hr. lunch) Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
11-14-2014 1 session, Friday 8:30am-2:30pm (1 hr. lunch) Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

Crystal Coast Fire Academy
The Crystal Coast Fire Academy (CCFA) is a sixteen week evening program not to exclude Saturday days that involves some day time internship hours. Academy cadets receive North Carolina Fire/Rescue certification courses in the areas of Firefighter 1 and 2, and Hazardous Materials Operations. Additionally, cadets will receive NIMS 100 and 200 certification. Rapid Intervention Team (RIT) concepts will be taught as part of the curriculum along with other expanded firefighter topics including LP Gas firefighting. At the end of the academy, cadets will be taught job preparatory skills and will be exposed to a job placement process. Application packets available. Contact Casey Arthur at arthurc@carteret.edu or 252-222-6201. Note: Applications for the 8/8/14 class will be accepted through 7/25/14. Applications for the 1/2015 class will be accepted through 12/15/14.
Course Fee: $180 (fee waived if sponsored by an NC Fire Dept.)--Book Fee: $15--Insurance Fee: $1.25; Uniform $275@College Bookstore
Start Date
08-08-2014 109 sessions, M/T/W/Th/S 5 -10:30 pm (M-Th); 8am-6pm (S) BLET Bldg. 8/8/14; All other dates ABFD
01-05-2015 109 sessions, M/T/W/Th/S 5 -10:30 pm (M-Th); 8am-6pm (S) BLET Bldg. 1/5/15; All other dates ABFD/MCFD ST 2

Emergency Medical Technician - Initial Education Course *Web Supported*
EMT-Initial *Web Supported* Designed to train individuals to become emergency medical personnel, this course teaches patient assessment and basic life support techniques including airway management and CPR; hemorrhage control; oxygen administration; shock; bandaging and splinting; skull, spine, and chest injuries; child birthing; exposure to cold and heat; and transferring patients to medical facilities. Admission requirements: *Computer with internet access and mandatory orientation Monday, August 4, 2014, 6 pm in the Wayne West Bldg., Rm.119b. Failure to attend this orientation session will void your acceptance into the program. **All EMS Program applicants must pass a criminal background check from US Information Group. Results must be provided by the date of your mandatory orientation session. Instructions for the background check are provided in the program packet. Text books can be ordered in advance online from the CCC Bookstore at http://www.neebo.com/carteret-community-college# Select tern: CON ED 2014, Select Department: Public Safety then choose course. Shipping free! Affiliated students may receive a registration fee waiver with a letter affiliation from a qualified department. Additional costs for uniform and immunizations and health screenings will apply. The EMS Program at Carteret Community College (CCC) is accredited by the N.C. Office of EMS and is approved by the N.C. Community College System to offer EMS education courses. The CCC EMT-Initial program meets the current standards of the NC OEMS and 2009 DOT/NHTSA national education standards EMT curriculum. The program is structured into one semester. Classroom and laboratory instruction is reinforced through field experience on an ambulance.
Course Fee: $180 (fee waived for fire/rescue personnel)--Book Fee: approx. $141.00--Card Fee: $4.00; Insurance Fee: $.55; Background Check: $25
Start Date
08-20-2014 M/W 9:00 am-2:50 pm (M); 10 am-2:50 pm (W) CCC, Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
08-20-2014 M/W/S (4th Sat. of Month) 5:30-10 pm (M/W); 8:30 am-5:30 pm (S) CCC, Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

Open Airway Lab
Come by the open airway lab to brush up on your airway management skills. You will receive hour for hour credit for time spent in the airway lab practicing your airway management skills. Remember studies have shown that the best way to maintain skill performance is to practice. Specific Topics: for all levels of providers, BLS airway management, use of BIAD's in adults and pediatrics patients and for the ALS providers' adult and pediatric intubation stations. Once you have practiced up, complete the airway obstacle course.
Course Fee: $35 (unless fee exempt)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
09-19-2014 Friday 8:30 am-2:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA
10-17-2014 Friday 8:30 am-2:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119a
11-21-2014 Friday 8:30 am-2:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

Transportation


Auto OBD Inspections Certification
This course is designed to prepare auto technicians and service personnel as OBD emission inspectors for motor vehicles. Course topics include regulations and test inspection procedures required by the NC DMV - Enforcement Section - for OBD emission inspectors. Upon completion, a student should understand the rules, regulations and procedures for OBD emission inspections, be able to inspect a vehicle properly and be prepared to sit for the state certification exam. You can register and pay online for this course. Call 252-222-6200 for information.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $1.25
Start Date
08-11-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
09-08-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
10-13-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
11-10-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
12-15-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

Auto Safety Inspection Certification
This course prepares auto technicians and service personnel as safety and emission inspectors for motor vehicles. It includes regulations and test inspection procedures and is taught to ensure that the student understands the rules and regulations, can inspect a vehicle properly and can successfully pass qualification exams for certification as a safety and emissions inspector at a licensed inspection station. You can register and pay online for this course. Call 252-222-6200 for information.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $1.25
Start Date
08-04-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
10-27-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
11-17-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
12-08-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

Forklift Operator Certification
Learn how to meet OSHA's Powered Industrial Truck Standard using the National Safety Council's Coaching the Lift Truck Operator Training Program. Participants will learn: operator training definitions from OSHA and NIOSH, lift truck design, vehicle safety inspections, moving with and without a load, picking up and stacking a load, utilizing scanning techniques. Special considerations such as trailers, ramps and elevators, and pedestrian safety are covered.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: $5 (in classroom)--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
08-29-2014 1 session, Friday 8 am-5 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
11-07-2014 1 session, Friday 8 am-5 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

Motorcycle Safety - Basic Rider Course
Note: You must call 222-6123 or 6200 to receive prepayment information and to sign up due to limited class size. Learn to ride a motorcycle. You must be able to ride a bicycle, and have some degree of strength, since the course is physically demanding. Hot and cold weather conditions can add to the strenuous conditions. Motorcycles are provided for the class. Bring a helmet if you have one. Course meets for 3 sessions, Friday, 6 - 10 pm, Saturday and Sunday, 8 am - 6 pm. Call 252-222-6123 for available dates. Prepayment of $141.25 is required and must be paid upon registration. No refunds five working days before the first class session. You can register and pay online for this course. Call 252-222-6200 for information.
Course Fee: $140--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $1.25
Start Date
08-01-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
08-15-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
08-29-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
09-05-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
09-19-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
10-10-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F); 8am-6pm (S); 8am-5pm (Su) Rhue Bldg, Rm. 123
10-24-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F); 8am-6pm (S); 8am-5pm (Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
11-07-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F); 8am-6pm (S); 8am-5pm (Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
11-21-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F); 8am-6pm (S); 8am-5pm (Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
12-12-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

Vehicle Escort Driver Certification
Prerequisite: Students must be 21 years old to become certified with the State of North Carolina as an escort driver. Course satisfies the requirements set by the N.C. Department of Transportation to certify Oversize-Overweight load escort vehicle drivers. Escort drivers are required to take a four hour recertification class every four years.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
09-05-2014 1 session, Friday 8 am-5 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
12-05-2014 1 session, Friday 8 am-5 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

Vocational and Marine Trades


Carpentry: Framing
This course provides instruction related to framing in residential or commercial settings. Emphasis is placed on safety, use of power and hand tools, selecting, measuring and cutting framing lumber, and the assembly of wall, floor or roof framing systems. Upon completion, students will have the knowledge to apply safety practices and procedures; identify and demonstrate use of tools and equipment associated with framing in construction; identify and estimate material requirements from blueprints; and demonstrate proper methods used in framing.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: none--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
09-02-2014 29 sessions, T/Th 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. S3

Electrical 1 (NCCER Part 1)
Successful completion of this course will provide students with a nationally recognized credential through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). The course consists of the Core Curriculum which covers Basic Safety, Construction Math, Hand tools and Power tools, Construction Drawings, Employability Skills and Materials Handling. Upon completion of the Core Curriculum, students will advance to Electrical Safety, Electrical Circuits, Electrical Theory, National Electric Code, Device Boxes, Hand Bending, Raceways and Fittings, Conductors and Cables, Electrical Construction Drawings, Residential Electric Service and Electrical Test Equipment. In order to receive the complete Electrical I NCCER credential, students will be required to take Electrical 1 (NCCER Part 2) in the Spring Semester.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $150--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
09-15-2014 25 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. S3

Electrical Contractor Continuing Education (8 hr.)
Course meets the N.C. State Board of Electrical Examiners eight hour continuing education requirement for electrical contractors.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: bring code book--n/a
Start Date
10-24-2014 1 session, Friday 8 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

EPA/CFC Review and Examination
Consists of a six hour review of the EPA/CFC Study Guide for Service Technicians and the two hour EPA/CFC examination. Note: A $25 fee payable to the North Carolina State Board of Refrigeration is required.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: n/a--$25 payment to NC Board of Refrigeration
Start Date
08-25-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. S16

HVAC 1 (NCCER Part 1)
Successful completion of this course will provide students with a nationally recognized credential through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). The course consists of the Core Curriculum which covers basic safety, construction math, hand tools and power tools, construction drawings, employability skills and materials handling. Upon completing the Core Curriculum, students will advance to basic electricity, heating, cooling, air distribution systems, copper and plastic piping practices, soldering and brazing, and basic carbon steel piping. In order to receive the complete HVAC 1 credential, students will be required to take HVAC 1 (NCCER Part 2) in the spring semester.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
09-08-2014 29 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. S16

HVAC Wrightsoft's
This hands-on seminar will teach you how to use Wrighsoft: Right-Suite Universal. Wrightsoft's Right-Suite Universal can help you to properly calculate your loads, accurately design and size your system, produce parts takeoff lists and proposals according to your parts and pricing, and prepare professional documentation and reports - all in one program, at the click of a button. Pre-register early. Seating for this class is limited to 20 students.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-17-2014 2 sessions, Fridays 9 am-4 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 319

Marine Assistance Towing Endorsement
Provides training and testing for OUPV and Master licenses to provide commercial assistant towing services for hire.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: Book included --none
Start Date
10-09-2014 1 session, Thursday 9 am-1 pm Martec Bldg., Rm. 101

Marine Captain's Licensing (OUPV)
Provides training to mariners seeking their US Coast Guard Operators License as Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels (OUPV) upon Great Lakes, Inland and/or Near Coastal waters as specified in 46 CFR Part 10. Course prepares students for the USCG examination given at Carteret Community College or a USCG Regional Examination Center (REC). Ideally, students taking this course should have completed a minimum of one year underway on vessels with 90 days of that experience acquired during the three years prior to enrollment. Class includes CPR/First Aid certification. Upon successful completion of our OUPV License class, the student receives a certificate which, with the complete application, may be submitted for the OUPV License to the USCG. Carteret Community College wants to make sure that all students signing up for the OUPV class understand the USCG requirements for the license. If you have any questions or have any unusual health issues, we recommend you follow up with the USCG Regional Exam Center in Charleston, SC, at 843-720-3250 to ensure that you are qualified to hold the license. Examples of health issues are color blindness, hearing loss, heart attack or hypertension health history. The USCG "Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessels" License allows the holder to captain uninspected vessels up to 100 gross tons (about 75-90 feet long). Most pleasure vessels are in the uninspected vessel category due to the materials and method of construction. As such, these vessels are limited to 6 paying passengers plus crew. The OUPV License is issued in two forms: OUPV Inland License and OUPV Near Coastal License. The primary requirements are: Age 18 or over. 360 days underway experience. 90 of those days in the last 3 years. Physical, drug test and eye exam. Valid CPR/First Aid card. Completion of the USCG exam OR Completion of a USCG approved course like the Carteret Community College OUPV class. Carteret Community College associated fees: Registration fee $180 Captains' License Manual $28.70 Navigational Rules of the Road $10 CPR book $20.40 The study materials are available in the college bookstore. USCG associated fees: TWIC card $132.50 Coast Guard paperwork scanning $100 Coast Guard issuance fee $ 45
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $60--n/a
Start Date
09-09-2014 26 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Martec Bldg., Rm. 101

Marine Diesel I
This course teaches basic skills in diagnosing and repairing small marine diesel engine systems.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
09-08-2014 25 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Martec Bldg., Rm. 112

Marine Diesel II
This course is a continuation of Marine Diesel I and will cover more advanced topics related to the maintenance and theory of operations of main propulsion engines.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
09-09-2014 25 sessions, T/Th 6 - 10 pm Martec Bldg., Rm. 112

Marine Outboard Engine Repair
This program covers 2 and 4 stroke outboard engines and the systems used on each. Maintenance and repair will be the focus for this class. This course is taught by a certified master technician.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
08-18-2014 16 sessions, M 6 - 10 pm Martec Bldg., Rm. 120

OSHA 30-Hour Construction Safety
This course is a basic overview of the recognition and avoidance of unsafe conditions on the job site and will provide the student with a basic understanding of OSHA regulations, enforcement, and compliance. Topics include discussions of the OSHA standards that relate to scaffolds and ladders, excavation and trenching, electrical safety, personal protection equipment, fire protection and prevention, health hazards, concrete and steel erection, material handling, tools and welding, heavy equipment, and cranes. Optional topics include motor vehicles, roll-over protection, cutting, masonry structure, blasting and use of explosives.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
08-18-2014 8 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA
10-25-2014 4 sessions, Saturday 8 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm 115

Upgrade OUPV to Master 100 Tons (near Coastal)
Provides training and testing for upgrade of OUPV license to 25, 50 or 100 ton Master (Near Coastal). Tonnage level of license will depend on sea-service.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: provided free in class--n/a
Start Date
10-06-2014 3 sessions, M/T/W 8 am-4 pm Martec Bldg., Rm. 101

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator I/II
This course follows prescribed training to meet certification requirements of the N.C. Water Pollution Control System Operators Certification Commission. Courses must be approved by the Commission and may be approved in the following certification areas: Grade I, Grade II, Grade III, Grade IV.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: approx. $100--n/a
Start Date
09-15-2014 24 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Martec Bldg., Rm. 101

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Continuing Education (6 hr)
Course satisfies the requirements for 6 hours of continuing education credit for Wastewater Treatment Plant Operators.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
11-07-2014 1 session, Friday 9 am-4 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

Welding 2 (NCCER)
Prerequisite: Completion of Welding 1 NCCER. This course is a continuation of Welding 1 NCCER and will cover more advanced welding procedures. Individuals taking this course will have the opportunity to earn additional credentials through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). The course content includes welding symbols, reading welding drawings, physical characteristics and mechanical properties of metals, preheating and postheating of metals, GMAW and FCAW: Equipment and filler metals, GMAW and FCAW: Plate, GTAW: Equipment and filler metals and GTAW: plate. The course also includes AWS Certification testing.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
09-08-2014 50 sessions, M/T/W/Th 1 - 5 pm McGee Bldg., Welding/Shear Shop

Welding I (NCCER)
Successful completion of this course will provide the student with a nationally recognized credential through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). The course consists of the NCCER Core Curriculum which covers safety, construction math, hand tools and power tools, construction drawings, employability skills and materials handling. Upon completion of the Core Curriculum students will then begin the Welding I curriculum which consists of welding safety, oxyfuel cutting, plasma arc cutting, air carbon arc cutting and gouging, base metal preparation, weld quality, and STICK welding. Students will have the opportunity to test for AWS Certification.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
09-02-2014 77 sessions, M/T/W/Th/F 8:30 am-12:30 pm McGee Bldg., Welding Shop

Welding I - NCCER - Part 1
Successful completion of this course will provide the student with a nationally recognized credential through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). The course consists of the NCCER Core Curriculum which covers safety, construction math, hand tools and power tools, construction drawings, employability skills and materials handling. Upon completion of the Core Curriculum students will then begin the Welding I curriculum which consists of welding safety, oxyfuel cutting, plasma arc cutting, air carbon arc cutting and gouging, base metal preparation, weld quality, and STICK welding. In order to earn the complete credential, students will be required to complete Welding I (NCCER Part 2) in the spring semester. The second part of the course will include AWS Certification testing.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
08-26-2014 33 sessions, T/Th 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Welding Shop

Welding: Basic Processes
This course introduces basic welding and cutting. Emphasis is placed on beads applied with gases, mild steel fillers, and electrodes and the capillary action of solder. Upon completion, students should be able to set up welding and oxy-fuel equipment and perform welding, brazing, and soldering processes. Welding shield, flip goggles, welding gloves and welding vest required.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
09-03-2014 30 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Welding Shop