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, Money Management, 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
01-12-2015 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
01-12-2015 M/T/W/Th 8:30 - 9:45 am 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
01-12-2015 M/T/W/Th 11:30 am-12:45 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

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
01-12-2015 M/T/W/Th 9:45 - 11 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
01-12-2015 M/T/W/Th 8:30 - 9:45 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Government/Economics
Note: You must be enrolled in the Adult High School Program to take this class. Through the study of Civics and Economics, students will acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to become responsible and effective citizens in an interdependent world. Students will need a practical understanding of these systems of civics and economics that affect their lives as consumers and citizens. As informed decision-makers, students will apply acquired knowledge of real life experiences. When studying the legal and political systems, students will become aware of their rights and responsibilities and put this information into practice.
Course Fee: n/a--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
01-12-2015 M/T/W/Th 9:45 - 11 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 317

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
01-12-2015 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
01-12-2015 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
01-12-2015 M/T/W/Th 9:45 - 11 am Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113

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: Reading/Writing, Technology/Computer Literacy, Speaking and Listening, and Math. 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: no charge--Book Fee: no charge--n/a
Start Date
01-05-2015 17 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
01-06-2015 17 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
01-05-2015 17 weeks, M/T/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 $20 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: $20 per section
Start Date
01-05-2015 M/T/W/Th 8 am - 1 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

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. 220

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 class)--n/a
Start Date
11-11-2014 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

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. Note: Tuition includes materials delivered in class.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: included--n/a
Start Date
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
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
01-12-2015 2 sessions, M/W 8:30am-12pm WCL, Rm. 2, Cape Carteret

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
09-30-2014 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 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


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 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
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
10-13-2014 12 sessions, M/W 9 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 315

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
10-27-2014 8 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 318

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

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
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
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

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
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. 220

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. 218

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 McGee Bldg., Rm. 226

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 252-222-6116)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
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 252-222-6116)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
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


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
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
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

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 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. 123

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
01-05-2015 1 session, Monday 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122a
01-12-2015 1 session, Monday 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122b

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 +$24 book--Book Fee: $80.14 (bookstore)--Insurance Fee: $.55; Allied Health Fee: $21.25; CPR Card Fee: $4.00
Start Date
01-08-2015 29 sessions, W/Th 8 am - 3 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: n/a--n/a
Start Date
10-29-2014 8 sessions, T/W/Th 5:30 - 9:30 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
01-14-2015 27 sessions, W/Th 8am-2:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122b

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. 230

Life Enrichment


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
10-23-2014 6 sessions, Thursdays 9 am-12 pm WCL, Rm. 3&4, Cape Carteret
01-08-2015 6 sessions, Thursdays 9am - 12pm WCL, Rm. 3&4, Cape Carteret

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

Bridge - Serious Duplicate
Bridge for the serious duplicate player: Beginning squeezes and endplays, 2-over-1 forcing, duplicate strategies, advanced signaling, RKCB, and other topics meant to get you to the next level. Be prepared to think!
Course Fee: $85 (non-members); $75 (Club members)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
01-13-2015 8 sessions, Tuesday 10 am-12:30 pm Country Club of the Crystal Coast, PKS

Bridge for Beginners
Everything you need to know to play a relaxed game of social bridge.
Course Fee: $85 (non-members);$75 (CCCC Club members)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
01-13-2015 8 sessions, Tuesdays 1:30 - 4 pm Country 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 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 Cha-Cha
This class is much like Ballroom Introduction, but will focus on one specific dance, the Cha-Cha. No partner or prior experience necessary. Great for couples date night!
Course Fee: $40--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
01-14-2015 8 sessions, Wednesday 7 - 8 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus

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 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
10-22-2014 8 sessions, Wednesdays 8 - 9 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on campus
01-14-2015 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
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 - 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 - 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
11-05-2014 6 sessions, Wednesday 7 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Healthy Lifestyle Series - Six Weeks to a Healthier You
This holistic fast track program will give you the tools you need to make informed decisions and inspire you to create a sustainable healthy lifestyle for you and your family. How would you feel if you could naturally lose weight, gain energy, lower cholesterol, regulate blood sugar, reduce pain and find balance in your life? Join instructor Theresa Morton, who will gently guide you through easy step-by-step ways to help you regain your health. She works with clients individually and in group settings to bring health and peace into their lives by teaching healthier food choices, stress management skills, yoga and wellness counseling. Sharing this gift of knowledge and health after overcoming her own health crisis, Theresa studied to become a Holistic Health Counselor through the Institute for Integrative Nutrition, and is also a Registered Yoga Teacher.
Course Fee: $60--Book Fee: included--n/a
Start Date
01-14-2015 6 sessions, Wednesday 5:30 - 6:30 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109

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
11-04-2014 7 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219

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
01-05-2015 12 sessions, Mondays 8 am-12 pm McGee Bldg., Room S3
01-05-2015 12 sessions, Mondays 1 - 5 pm McGee Bldg., Room 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 (self-supporting)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
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
01-06-2015 6 sessions, Tuesdays 5:15 - 6:15 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
01-06-2015 6 sessions, Tuesday 12:10 - 1 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
01-08-2015 6 sessions, Thursdays 12:10 - 1 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
01-08-2015 6 sessions, Thursday 5:15 - 6:15 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


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
11-14-2014 1 session, Friday 8:30am-2:30pm (1 hr. lunch) 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
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: $.55
Start Date
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: $.55
Start Date
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
01-12-2015 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
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 $140.55 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: $.55
Start Date
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
12-05-2014 1 session, Friday 8 am-5 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
01-10-2015 1 session, Saturday 8 am-5 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

Vocational and Marine Trades


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

HVAC Level I (Part 2)
This course is a continuation of HVAC Level I (Part 1) and will cover Introduction to Cooling, Introduction to Air Distribution Systems, Basic Copper and Plastic Piping Practices, Soldering and Brazing, Basic Carbon Steel Piping Practices and the CFC/EPA review and exam. Students are required to have completed HVAC Level I (Part 1) to take this class.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
01-12-2015 32 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

Introduction to Outboards
Course introduces the principles of outboard engine construction, operation, and internal combustion component parts. Topics include outboard models and makes; electrical ignition, charge, warning and starting components; fuel tank, lines, and pumps; oil blend systems; and carburetor systems. Upon completion, students should be able to identify, troubleshoot, and repair various outboard fuel/electrical systems, use service manual, and follow environmental safety practices/procedures.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
01-07-2015 53 sessions, T/W/Th 9 - 11:30 am Martec Bldg., Rm. 115/120

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

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
10-25-2014 4 sessions, Saturday 8 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm 115

Outboard Lower Unit Systems
Covers the principles of gear cases, power trim/tilt systems, propellers, and gear shifting systems on a variety of outboard engines. Topics include identifying gear case models (forward/reverse, clutch, bearings, drive, prop shafts, and water pumps) and power trim/tilt systems (hydraulics/pump motors/senders/design). Upon completion, students should be able to troubleshoot, service, and rebuild outboard engine gear cases and power trim and tilt systems.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
01-07-2015 53 sessions, T/W/Th 2 - 4:30 pm Martec Bldg., Rm. 115/120

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 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 Level I - NCCER (Part 2)
Prerequisite: Completion of Welding Level I (Part 1). This course is a continuation of Welding Level I (Part 1) which leads to a nationally recognized credential through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). The course will cover weld quality, SMAW-Equipment and setup, shielded metal arc electrodes, SMAW-Beads and fillet welds, joint fit-up and alignment, SMAW groove welds with backing and SMAW-Open v-groove welds. Students will also have the opportunity to test for AWS certification.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
01-05-2015 74 sessions, M/T/W/Th 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Welding Shop
01-06-2015 59 sessions, T/Th/F; four Sat.'s 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Welding Shop