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. - 7:30 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Beginning May 18, 2015, our business hours are Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 7:30 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

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 $20 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: $20 per section
Start Date
01-05-2015 M/T/W 5 - 7:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102
01-05-2015 M/T/Th 1 - 3 pm Beach House, 301 Maple Lane, MHC
01-05-2015 M/T 4:30 - 7:30 pm Newport Elementary School
01-06-2015 T/Th 6 - 8 pm Calvary Baptist Church

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 $20 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: $20 per section
Start Date
01-05-2015 M/T/W/Th 8 am - 1 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102

High School Equivalency Prep (Pre-GED)
This preparation class reviews math and language 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. 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: $20 per section
Start Date
01-05-2015 M/T/W/Th 8 am - 1 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 116
01-05-2015 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
03-03-2015 12 sessions, T/Th 6:30 - 9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 220

Free Resources for the Creative Sort
We will be diving into all things FREE or almost free to help market and sell your crafty talents. This course addresses helpful resources that are available to showcase your talents to your target market. We will discuss online sources, local sources, and openly talk about our experiences as crafters and will help you with exposure. You will also learn how to create a basic free website to help market your talents.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
02-03-2015 8 sessions, Tuesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314

Introduction to Social Media
This introduction course covers what social media is and how you or your business can benefit from it. We will target how to use Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Youtube. Whether you are taking the course for common knowledge or for business purposes, you will gain in-depth insights to how each platform works for your cause. These are FREE tools that can grow your business and increase revenue by expanding your fan base. They are easy and fun to use and gives you and your business a little personality along the way.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: $30--n/a
Start Date
02-26-2015 8 sessions, Thursday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 329

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: $150--n/a
Start Date
01-27-2015 32 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221/314

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
02-03-2015 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113
03-03-2015 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm WCL, Rm. 2, Cape Carteret
04-07-2015 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113

Using Video in Social Media
Because social media is so powerful, lots of organizations are using it as their prominent marketing tool and video has already become the number one medium they use. Not only do they use video to market their products, but it is also used to educate, entertain and establish creditability. So how do you get started using video as part of your social media strategy? You can not only create video for your website, but you can share that video through websites like Facebook, YouTube and Vimeo. This class shows you how to create the video and get it seen.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
04-21-2015 6 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 318

Certificate and Licensure


ABC Professional Wedding Planner
You can become a Certified Wedding Planner and member of the renowned Association of Bridal Consultants (ABC) in as little as three months. Wedding planners can earn up to $60,000 and charge fees of up to $3,500 per wedding. Our accredited program provides everything you'll need to start your career--including guidebooks, ABC membership, and a vast network of resources and event professionals. Our final exam is the ABC's Professional Certification Exam and once you pass it, you are eligible for Certified Wedding Planner status and consultant-level membership. As a member of the ABC, you'll receive career support from the world's largest group of successful wedding planners.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $535--n/a
Start Date
02-16-2015 14 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 215

Administrative/Executive Assistant Certificate
According to the U.S. Department of Labor: "This occupation is expected to be among those with the largest number of new jobs. Administrative assistants hold more than 4.2 million jobs...ranking it among the largest occupations in the U.S. economy." Our program examines the technical and administrative skills necessary to meet current job requirements in the field. Some of the topics include: Project Management, communication skills, cultural proficiency, grammar skills, finance for the non-financial, business and professional writing skills, defining your strength, and Microsoft Office Specialist training.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: TBA--n/a
Start Date
02-04-2015 20 sessions, W/2nd Sat of month 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 317

Elections Process and Precinct Officials Certification
Participants will learn about N.C. election laws, election planning and procedures used in the polling place. This course is for current and prospective poll workers, in addition to concerned citizens desiring more information about the election system. An exam must be successfully completed for certification. Certified election officials will be paid an additional $25 per election.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: Free in class--n/a
Start Date
03-05-2015 6 sessions, Thursday 5 - 8 pm Board of Elections, Beaufort

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: book included--n/a
Start Date
02-28-2015 1 session, Saturday 9am-12pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 319
04-25-2015 1 session, Saturday 9am-12pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 319

Group Exercise Instructor Training
In one weekend, you can get the training you need to sit for the ACSM Certified Group Exercise Instructor (GEI) certification. The GEI works in a group exercise setting with apparently healthy individuals and those with health challenges who are able to exercise independently to improve health-related physical fitness, manage health risk, and promote lasting health behavior change. Prerequisite: Must be 18 or older, have a high school diploma and have your Adult CPR/AED certification (see our course listings for dates CPR is offered). Certification exam can be taken outside of the classroom at a Pearson Vue testing center for an additional fee.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: $135--n/a
Start Date
02-21-2015 2 sessions, S/Su 8 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 220

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
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
02-17-2015 2 sessions, T/Th 6-9:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112
03-16-2015 2 sessions, M/W 8:30am-12pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 220
04-13-2015 2 sessions, M/W 8:30am-12pm WCL, Rm. 2, Cape Carteret
05-04-2015 2 sessions, M/W 6-9:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Personal Trainer (ACSM)
The ACSM Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) is qualified to plan and implement exercise programs for healthy individuals or those who have medical clearance to exercise. The CPT facilitates motivation and adherence as well as develops and administers programs designed to enhance muscular strength, endurance, flexibility, cardiorespiratory fitness, body composition, and/or any of the motor skills related components of physical fitness. This is a hybrid course so students must have internet access. By taking this course, students will receive a discount off the exam cost (The ACSM Certified Personal Trainer National exam) which is scheduled through Pearson VUE at http://www.pearsonvue.com/acsm/.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: $135--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
01-20-2015 M/T/W/Th/F/S 8-11am (M-F 2 wks);8-11am (Tues) Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 220
02-02-2015 M/T/W/Th/F/S 6-9 pm (M-F 2 wks);6-9pm (Wed) Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 220

Real Estate Broker Contracts and Closing
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: $64.34--n/a
Start Date
01-20-2015 4 sessions, T/Th 8:30 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221

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: $64.34--n/a
Start Date
02-10-2015 4 sessions, T/Th 8:30 am-5 pm WCL, Rm. 2, Cape Carteret

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
05-04-2015 4 sessions, M/W 8:30 am-5 pm WCL, Rm. 2, Cape Carteret

Real Estate Elective: Real Estate Finance Today
This four hour Real Estate Elective class focuses on Government influences on Real Estate Finance, current issues in mortgage lending, conventional mortgage loans, government insured or guaranteed loans, and special financing alternative.
Course Fee: $50 ($90 for update & elective)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
04-17-2015 1 session, Friday 1:30 - 5:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221

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.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: $73.77--n/a
Start Date
02-24-2015 18 sessions, T/Th 8:30am-1:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219

Real Estate Update
Real Estate license holders are required to complete continuing education hours to continue to hold their current license. This course will qualify as part of the continuing education requirement. NOTE: Individuals taking the Update and Elective on the same day will receive a $10 discount.
Course Fee: $50 ($90 for update & elective)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
04-17-2015 1 session, Friday 8:30am-12:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221

Tanning Bed Operator
In this course, students will be taught North Carolina Regulations re: tanning booths, skin and ultraviolet radiation, FDA requirements for manufacturers, FDA product labeling standards, tanning operator training and tanning facility operations.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: $5 (available in class)--n/a
Start Date
01-24-2015 1 session, Saturday 8 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Computer Training


Cisco Certified Network Associate Program
Certified Network Associate(Cisco CCNA)certification demonstrates your knowledge to deploy, maintain, secure and operate a medium-sized network using Cisco technologies. Cisco CCNA professionals can install, configure, and operate LAN, WAN, and dial access services for small networks (100 nodes or fewer), including but not limited to use of these protocols: IP, IGRP, Serial, Frame Relay, IP RIP, VLANs, RIP, Ethernet, Access Lists. Hands-on course to help you prepare for 200-120 CCNA exam. Fast paced course covering a lot of material so we recommend you have the following networking skills: Basic computer literacy, Basic PC operating system navigation skills, Basic Internet usage skills; and Basic IP address knowledge.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Course Materials Fee: $160
Start Date
02-03-2015 32 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 326

COMPTia Security+
This course can benefit you in two ways. If you intend to pass the CompTIA Security+ (Exam SYO-301) Certification examination, this course can be a significant part of your preparation. But certification is not the only key to professional success in the field of computer security. Today's job market demands individuals with demonstrable skills, and the information and activities in this course can help you build your computer security skill set so that you can confidently perform your duties in any security-related professional role. Prerequisites: CompTIA A+ and Network+ certifications, or equivalent knowledge/experience.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $80--n/a
Start Date
02-23-2015 16 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 326

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
01-26-2015 32 sessions, M/W 5:30 - 9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 315
03-03-2015 16 sessions, T/Th 8 am-5 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 315

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: $35--n/a
Start Date
01-12-2015 12 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm ECHS, Rm. 406
01-13-2015 12 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm WCL, Rm. 1, Cape Carteret
01-27-2015 12 sessions, T/Th 9am-12pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 319
02-16-2015 12 sessions, M/W 9am-12pm WCL, Rm. 1, Cape Carteret
02-24-2015 12 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm ECHS, Rm. 406

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 bring a digital camera with them to the first class. Also, student will need to purchase a thumb drive for this class.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $50--n/a
Start Date
02-02-2015 16 sessions, M/W 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: $35--n/a
Start Date
03-30-2015 8 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 318

IT Academy: Excel and Access 2013
Students will use Microsoft curriculum and software tools to tackle real-world challenges. Use the Microsoft Excel interface, commands, and features to present, analyze and manipulate data. Also learn how to manage workbooks and manipulate, format and manage data. Further, students learn to use Microsoft Access to create and work with a database; create, modify and locate information; and create programmable elements and share and distribute database information. Those who successfully complete the course will sit for the national Microsoft certification exam, passing is 700 points or higher. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel and Access 2013 courses, or regularly uses Excel and has a basic understanding of databases.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: online for free--n/a
Start Date
01-29-2015 21 sessions, Th/third S of month 5:30-9:30pm (Th); 8am-5pm (S) Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 317

IT Academy: Word and Powerpoint 2013
Learn to use the newest version of Microsoft Word interface, commands, and features to create, enhance, customize, share and create complex documents, and publish them. In the second part, students will learn to use the newest version of Microsoft PowerPoint interface, commands, and features to create, enhance, customize, and deliver presentations. Those who successfully complete the course will sit for the national Microsoft certification exam, passing is 700 points or higher. Prerequisite: Regularly uses Excel and has a basic understanding of databases.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: online book free--n/a
Start Date
01-27-2015 21 sessions, T/one Sat. a month 6 - 9 pm (T); 8am-5pm (S) Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 317

Keyboarding/Learn to Type
This course is an introduction to the keyboard. Develop skills in the use of alphanumeric, function, cursor, and numeric keys, as well as keyboarding speed development using touch typing techniques. Keyboarding is an essential skill in today's workplace.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: $20--n/a
Start Date
01-26-2015 8 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314

Microsoft Office 2013
This hands-on course is a great follow up to Introduction to Computers. You'll get a brief overview of the various popular computer applications. Course includes training on Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Access. Students will create letters, spreadsheets, presentations and databases. Prerequisite: Computers for Beginners or comparable skills.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $39.41--n/a
Start Date
02-24-2015 12 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm WCL, Rm. 1, Cape Carteret

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: $80--n/a
Start Date
02-23-2015 20 sessions, M/W 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: $30--Certification Fee: $37
Start Date
01-26-2015 14 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Culinary Bldg., Rm. 4302
03-18-2015 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: $90--n/a
Start Date
02-09-2015 3 sessions, M/T/W 9am - 4pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221
03-23-2015 3 sessions, M/T/W 9 am-4 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221
05-11-2015 3 sessions, M/T/W 9 am-4 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221

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: $40--various supplies
Start Date
02-05-2015 16 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Culinary Bldg., Rm. 4302/4311

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: $45--Supply fee: $100
Start Date
02-09-2015 8 sessions, Monday 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: $55--n/a
Start Date
02-17-2015 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 218
04-21-2015 8 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221

Emerging Nonprofit Leaders Certificate
In this engaging program, participants will have the opportunity to foster a deeper understanding of their leadership capacity, advance their understanding and practice of leading in the nonprofit sector, and strengthen their network of nonprofit colleagues. Carteret Community College is seeking to build a cadre of talented leaders for the future of our community. Some of the topics include: Volunteer management, budgeting, legal issues, running effective meetings, financial statements, marketing and developing a fundraising plan.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: TBA--n/a
Start Date
02-03-2015 16 sessions, Tuesday 6 - 9 pm CMAST Bldg., Rm. 406

Executive Program for Nonprofit Leaders Certificate
The Executive Program for Nonprofit Leaders seeks to bring together leaders from social and human services, health care, community development, arts, environment and education organizations to further their professional development and build an enduring network. While educational and professional backgrounds may vary, participants may be mid-career with a long track record of working in nonprofits or their sector of targeted impact. Some of the topics include: Strategic Grantwriting, strategic planning, making the ask, social media strategies, project evaluation, and building an effective board.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: TBA--n/a
Start Date
02-26-2015 12 sessions, Thursday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102

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
02-03-2015 8 sessions, Tuesday 6 - 9 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. 205

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: $125--Book Fee: $45--n/a
Start Date
01-29-2015 16 sessions, Thursday 9am-12pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

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: $50--n/a
Start Date
01-21-2015 16 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

Spanish, Intermediate
This course expands on the basic skills taken in the Beginning Spanish course. Great course if you took Spanish in High School or College and need to brush up on skills.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $50--n/a
Start Date
03-18-2015 16 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

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
01-14-2015 8 sessions, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113

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: none--n/a
Start Date
02-09-2015 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8:30am-12:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314
03-16-2015 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8:30am-12:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314
05-11-2015 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8:30am-12:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314

Computer Basics for the 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
02-16-2015 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8:30am-3:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314
03-23-2015 4 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8:30am-3:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 314
05-18-2015 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
12-05-2014 1 session, Friday 9 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112
02-13-2015 1 session, Friday 9 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112
03-13-2015 1 session, Friday 9 am-12 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112
04-08-2015 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112
05-13-2015 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 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
01-10-2015 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
02-14-2015 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
03-14-2015 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
04-11-2015 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
05-09-2015 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
01-17-2015 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 3 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
02-21-2015 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 3 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
03-21-2015 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 3 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
04-18-2015 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 3 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
05-16-2015 1 session, Saturday 9 am - 3 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

ECG/Telemetry Technician with Capnography
Students will learn to interpret such rhythms as Atrial Fibrillation, Ventricular Tachycardia, Premature Ventricular and Atrial contractions, Type I, II and III heart blocks and many more. In addition, students are trained in the mechanism of action regarding the biometabolism of heart medications such as beta blockers, ACE inhibitors, Calcium channel blockers as well as cardiac glycosides. The renin-angiotensin cascade will be studied in relation to how high blood pressure effects the cardiac muscles and the renal system. Covers the anatomy and physiology of the heart muscle, and delves into the rhythmicity and excitability of cardiac tissue and how to correlate the different heart medications to specific cardiac rhythms. Finally, the course will cover Capnography, different methods of monitoring CO2, how to read a capnography waveform, how to confirm or troubleshoot tube placement, and proper ventilation using Capnography.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: $100--n/a
Start Date
02-03-2015 32 sessions, T/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 222

Introduction to Healthcare Informatics
This is an introductory course in Health informatics, also known as health information technology. This is an exciting and relatively new healthcare discipline that is driving innovation and helping to define the future of healthcare delivery in the United States. It deals with the resources, devices, and methods required to optimize the acquisition, storage, retrieval, and use of information in health and biomedicine. You'll learn about workflow processes and how technology is integrated in today's healthcare environment.
Course Fee: $125--Book Fee: $50--n/a
Start Date
04-13-2015 10 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 329

Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
The Medical Biller/Coder is responsible for assigning the correct diagnosis and procedure codes, entering the necessary information into the patient's account and submitting the claims to the insurance companies. Certified coders earn approximately 20% more than their non-certified counterparts, with certified professional. This program can lead to the national Certified Professional Coder (CPC) certification through the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). The Certified Professional Coder (CPC) credential is the gold standard for medical coding. This is a hybrid class (partial online and part in the classroom) so you will need access to the internet to complete course instruction. Class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30 - 9:30 pm and one Saturday a month 8 am- 5 pm (Feb. 14, Mar. 14, Apr. 11, May 9, and June 13). Class includes three hours per week of online instruction.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: $550--n/a
Start Date
01-27-2015 49 sessions, T/Th (see description) 5:30-9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 319

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: $100--n/a
Start Date
01-26-2015 21 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 329

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: $140--n/a
Start Date
02-02-2015 30 sessions, M/W 5:30-9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA

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: $180--Book Fee: $65--n/a
Start Date
03-02-2015 20 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 229

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
05-04-2015 3 sessions, M/T/W 8 am-4:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122b

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
12-15-2014 1 session, Monday 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122a
12-18-2014 1 session, Thursday 2 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122a
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
01-21-2015 41 sessions, M/T/W 5:30 - 10 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122a
01-26-2015 29 sessions, M/T 8am-3pm 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
04-29-2015 4 sessions, 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
01-14-2015 27 sessions, W/Th 8am-2:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122b
02-02-2015 36 sessions, M/T/W 5:30 -10 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122b

Nursing Assistant II Competency Assessment
The Nurse Aide Competency assessment program is available only for those Nurse Aide II's who have an expired Nurse Aide II listing and meet all eligibility requirements in # 8 pre-requisites competency assessment. All of the Nurse Aide II skills identified on the Nurse Aide II task list will be reviewed, assessed and successfully completed for the Nurse Aide II to be determined competent in the required complex nursing skills in caring for the patient according to the current teaching modules and skills checklists by the North Carolina Board of Nursing with emphasis on sterile technique, wound care, elimination, catheter care, ostomy care, irrigation and removal of fecal impaction, oxygenation including suctioning and trach care, alternate feeding nutrition such as G-tube feeding, etc. , peripheral iv assistive activities and Finger Stick glucose monitoring. This assessment may take place in the skill lab, in simulation, in a patient care setting, or a combination of these. Contact the NA Coordinator at 252-222-6013 to pre-register.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
12-08-2014 4 session, M/W 5:30 - 9:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 122b

Pet Grooming
Course will cover all aspects of pet grooming. Topics will include anatomy, proper use and sanitation of grooming tools, animal safety, handling/controlling animals, bathing skills, grooming skills, nail clipping, shop safety, parasite recognition, first aid and skin disorders. Students must purchase their own grooming kit. Order book, "Notes from the Grooming Table", from White Dog Enterprises: www.whitedogenterprises.com.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: $59.95+tax & shipping--Insurance Fee: $.55; Grooming Kit: approx. $300
Start Date
01-13-2015 34 sessions, T/Th 6 - 10 pm Beach Paws Pet Resort

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
01-12-2015 31 sessions, M/W/S 6 - 9 pm (M/W);8am-5pm (S) 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: $60--Insurance Fee: $21.25; CPR Card: $4
Start Date
01-13-2015 26 sessions plus clinical hours 6 - 9 pm T/Th +clinicals Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

Physical Therapy Technician
Physical Therapy Technician is one of the fastest growing jobs today. The Physical Therapy Technician 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
02-16-2015 16 sessions, M/W 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 218

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: $145--n/a
Start Date
02-03-2015 32 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 230

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: $122.34--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
01-27-2015 29 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9:30 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

Life Enrichment


Allergies - Treating
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: $20--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
03-02-2015 2 sessions, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Anger Management Series
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. Presented by "Complete Solutions for Life", 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: $250--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
01-24-2015 8 sessions, Saturday 10am-12pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 221

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
01-08-2015 6 sessions, Thursdays 9am - 12pm WCL, Rm. 3&4, Cape Carteret
02-26-2015 6 sessions, Thursdays 9 am-12 pm WCL, Rm. 3&4, Cape Carteret
04-16-2015 6 sessions, Thursdays 9 am-12 pm WCL, Rms. 3&4, Cape Carteret

Bridge - Intermediate Advanced
For those who know the basic conventions and are ready to start winning: Michaels Cue Bids, signaling, RKCB, negative doubles, slam bidding, balancing, and advanced card play.
Course Fee: $85 (non-members); $75 (Club members)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
04-14-2015 8 sessions, Tuesday 1:30 - 3:30 pm Country Club of the Crystal Coast, PKS

Bridge - Intermediate Basic
For those who have recently learned to play bridge, and for those who started years ago but would like to upgrade to modern bridge through the use of current point evaluation and card techniques, plus the learning and implementation of Conventions such as Stayman, Jacoby Transfers, and Weak Two Bids.
Course Fee: $85 (non-members); $75 (Club members)--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
04-14-2015 8 sessions, Tuesday 10 am-12:30 pm Crystal Coast 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 - 3:30 pm Country Club of the Crystal Coast, PKS

Carteret Adventure: Portsmouth Island Village
Visit the Historic Village of Portsmouth at the northern end of Cape Lookout National Seashore. Travel Down East in the college 15 passenger van to Cedar Island to take the state ferry to Ocracoke. Then ferry by skiff to Portsmouth Village. Wear comfortable clothing and shoes; and bring your own meals for the day, sunscreen, sunglasses, camera, binoculars, and bug spray. Ferry and skiff costs TBD. Prepayment of registration fee necessary, so register early to reserve your seat.
Course Fee: $65--Book Fee: n/a--Ferry & Skiff Fees: TBD
Start Date
04-16-2015 1 session, Thursday 7 am-8 pm Student Center Parking Lot

Carteret Adventure: Aquaculture & Agriculture
Join us for this unique opportunity to visit the Hooper's in Smyrna, and the Underground Farm Learning Center, and to learn about other local farming treasures Down East. Class will travel on a college van. Bring your own lunch. Pre-register early!
Course Fee: $45--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
04-22-2015 1 session, Wednesday 9 am-3 pm Student Center Parking Lot

Carteret Adventure: Harkers Island
Join us for this unique opportunity to get an inside look of the Harkers Island area. Visit local historians and a variety of boat builders, and see examples of the local "Carolina Flare". Dutch treat lunch at local restaurant. Class will travel on college van. Register early!
Course Fee: $45--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
04-28-2015 1 session, Tuesday 9 am-3 pm Student Center Parking Lot

Carteret Adventure: Open Grounds Farm and Down East
Explore various cultural and historic areas in the Down East communities. Learn of the history of rich farm lands and the technology of Open Grounds Farm. Bring personal lunch for a picnic. Travel in college van. Pre-register early!
Course Fee: $45--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
04-14-2015 1 session, Tuesday 9 am-3 pm Student Center 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 East Coast Swing
This class is much like Ballroom Introduction, but will focus on one specific dance, the East Coast Swing. No partner or prior experience necessary. Great for couples date night!
Course Fee: $40--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
04-01-2015 8 sessions, Wednesday 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
01-14-2015 8 sessions, Wednesdays 8 - 9 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on campus
04-01-2015 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
03-24-2015 4 sessions, Tuesdays 6 - 7 pm Bryant Bldg., Open Area
04-28-2015 4 sessions, Tuesdays 6 - 7 pm Bryant Bldg., Open Area

Detoxification
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: $20--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
03-23-2015 2 sessions, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

First Aid - Naturally
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: $20--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
01-26-2015 2 sessions, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

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
02-11-2015 6 sessions, Wednesday 7 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219
04-15-2015 6 sessions, Wednesday 7 - 8:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219

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

Juicing: The Art of Juicing
How would you feel if you could naturally increase your energy, lose weight, improve heart health, lower cholesterol, detoxify the liver, build your immune system and work toward overall better health? Join instructor Theresa Morton, who will guide you through easy steps to improve your health through the many benefits of juicing.
Course Fee: $10--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
01-07-2015 1 session, Wednesday 5:30 - 6:30 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109
03-04-2015 1 session, Wednesday 5:30 - 6:30 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109
04-22-2015 1 session, Wednesday 5:30 - 6:30 pm Bryant Bldg., Rm. 3109

Living Wills and Other Directives
In this class, students will learn about and complete a living will, health care power of attorney, and power of attorney.
Course Fee: $15--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
02-09-2015 2 sessions, Monday 6:30 - 7:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219

Meditation - Entering the Silence
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
01-20-2015 1 session, Tuesday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

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 to see if you qualify.)
Course Fee: $70 (HRD fee waivers apply, call 222-6116)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
02-10-2015 7 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114
04-07-2015 7 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 114

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
01-26-2015 7 sessions, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113
05-04-2015 7 sessions, Monday 6 - 8 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 113

Publish Your Own eBook for Free
A simple method for preparing your book so that it can be sold as an eBook. The workshop also covers obtaining a free ISBN number and the eBook conversion process plus marketing and selling your eBook online.
Course Fee: $45--Book Fee: n/a--n/a
Start Date
02-18-2015 1 session, Wednesday 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 112

Smart Separation
In this class, students will learn how to separate and deal with issues such as custody, child support, spousal support, and division of marital assets and debts in a smart, economical, and more cooperative manner.
Course Fee: $15--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
01-26-2015 2 sessions, Monday 6:30 - 7:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 115

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
04-13-2015 12 sessions, Mondays 8 am-12 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. S3
04-13-2015 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
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
02-24-2015 6 sessions, Tuesdays 5:15 - 6:15 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
02-24-2015 6 sessions, Tuesday 12:10 - 1 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
02-26-2015 6 sessions, Thursdays 12:10 - 1 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
02-26-2015 6 sessions, Thursday 5:15 - 6:15 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
04-14-2015 6 sessions, Tuesdays 5:15-6:15 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
04-14-2015 6 sessions, Tuesday 12:10 - 1 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
04-16-2015 6 sessions, Thursdays 12:10 - 1 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus
04-16-2015 6 sessions, Thursday 5:15 - 6:15 pm Camp Glenn Bldg. on Campus

Public Safety and Emergency


ACLS Provider Initial
For fee exemption, bring a letter of affiliation to the class. Required: Current HCP CPR card and current Text book: "ACLS Provider" available online or at the college book store. Student must complete the ACLS pre-test prior to the class. Text book can be ordered in advance online from the CCC Bookstore at http://www.neebo.com/carteret-community-college# Select Term: CON ED 2015, Select Department: PUBLIC SAFETY then choose course. Shipping free!
Course Fee: $70 (fee waived for Fire & Rescue Personnel)--Book Fee: $45.89--Card fee: $6.00
Start Date
01-16-2015 2 sessions, F/S 8:30am-5:30pm (F); 8:30am-12:30pm (S) Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

ACLS Refresher
For fee exemption, bring a letter of affiliation to the class. Text book and pre-test: "AHA ACLS Provider 2010 Guidelines" available online or at the college bookstore. Student must complete the ACLS pre-test prior to class and have current text book to attend this course.
Course Fee: $70 (fee waived for Fire & Rescue Personnel)--Book Fee: $45.89--Card Fee: $6
Start Date
02-20-2015 1 session, Friday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
03-28-2015 1 session, Saturday 8:30 am-5:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

AHA ACLS Instructor Course
For fee exemption, bring a letter of affiliation to the class. Required: Current HCP CPR card and current text book "ACLS Instructor Manual". You must have completed the ACLS Instructor online training certificate prior to course start date. Text books can be ordered in advance online or purchased from the college bookstore at http://www.neebo.com/carteret-community-college# Select Term: CON ED 2015, Select Department: PUBLIC SAFETY then choose course. Shipping free!
Course Fee: $70 (unless fee exempt)--Book Fee: $50--Card fee: $6
Start Date
02-14-2015 1 session, Saturday 8:30am-12:30pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102

AHA BLS Instructor (CPR Instructor) Course
Required: Current HCP CPR card and BLS Instructor text book. You must have completed the BLS Instructor online training certificate prior to course start date. Text book: "BLS Instructor Manual" can be purchased in the college book store or ordered in advance online from the CCC Bookstore at http://www.neebo.com/carteret-community-college# Select Term: CON ED 2015, Select Department: PUBLIC SAFETY then choose course. Shipping free!
Course Fee: $70 (no exemptions)--Book Fee: $110.00--Card Fee: $6
Start Date
02-13-2015 1 sessions, F 8:30am-5:30pm (F) Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

AHA PALS Instructor Course
For fee exemption, bring a letter of affiliation to the class. Required: Current HCP CPR card and current text book "PALS Instructor Manual". You must have completed the PALS Instructor online training certificate prior to course start date. Text books can be ordered in advance online or purchased from the college bookstore at http://www.neebo.com/carteret-community-college# Select Term: CON ED 2015, Select Department: PUBLIC SAFETY then choose course. Shipping free!
Course Fee: $70 (unless fee exempt)--Book Fee: $50--Card fee: $6
Start Date
02-14-2015 1 session, Saturday 1:30-5:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102

AMLS Provider
For the registration fee to be exempt, bring a letter of affiliation to the class. Current course text book is mandatory for this course. Student will receive the pre-test on the first day of class. Text book can be ordered in advance online from the CCC Bookstore at http://www.neebo.com/carteret-community-college# Select Term: CON ED 2015, Select Department: PUBLIC SAFETY then choose course. Shipping free! You must pre-register at least two weeks prior to the start of the course by calling 252-222-6200.
Course Fee: $70 (fee waived for Fire & Rescue Personnel)--Book Fee: $73.63--Card fee: $15
Start Date
03-20-2015 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. Pre-registration recommended.
Course Fee: $70 (unless fee exempt)--Book Fee: none--n/a
Start Date
02-06-2015 1 session, Friday 8:30 am-2:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
04-17-2015 1 session, Friday 8:30 am-2:30 pm 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 1/16/15 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: $.55; Uniform $275@College Bookstore
Start Date
01-16-2015 109 sessions, M/T/W/Th/S 5 -10:30 pm (M-Th); 8am-6pm (S) BLET Bldg. 1/16/15; 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 date and time to be announced 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 term: CON ED 2015, 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: $123.29--CPR card fee: $4.00; Insurance Fee: $.55; Background Check: $25
Start Date
01-08-2015 M/Th/one S a month (M/Th) 6-10 pm; (S) 9am-5pm Emerald Isle EMS

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
12-19-2014 Friday 8:30 am-2:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. TBA
01-30-2015 Friday 8:30 am-2:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
03-27-2015 Friday 8:30 am-2:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
04-24-2015 Friday 8:30 am-2:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

PALS Provider
For fee exemption, bring a letter of affiliation to the class. Required: Current HCP CPR card and current Text book: "PALS Provider" available online or at the college book store. Student must complete the PALS pre-test prior to the class and 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 2015, Select Department: PUBLIC SAFETY then choose course. Shipping free!
Course Fee: $70 (fee waived for Fire & Rescue Personnel)--Book Fee: $52.74--Card Fee: $6
Start Date
02-27-2015 2 sessions, F/S 8:30 am-5:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

PALS Refresher
For fee exemption, bring a letter of affiliation to the class. Text book and pre-test: "AHA PALS Provider 2010" available online or at the college book store. Student must complete the PALS pre-test prior to the class and have a current text book to attend this course.
Course Fee: $70 (fee waived for Fire & Rescue Personnel)--Book Fee: $52.74--Card Fee: $6
Start Date
02-21-2015 1 session, Saturday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102
04-11-2015 1 session, Saturday 8:30 am-5:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 102

PHTLS Provider
For fee exemption, bring a letter of affiliation to the class. Current course text book is mandatory. Student will receive the pre-test on the first day of class. Text book can be ordered in advance online from the CCC Bookstore at http://www.neebo.com/carteret-community-college# Select Term: CON ED 2015, Select Department: PUBLIC SAFETY then choose course. Shipping free! You must pre-register at least two weeks prior to the start of the course by calling 252-222-6200.
Course Fee: $70 (fee waived for Fire & Rescue Personnel)--Book Fee: $73.63--Card Fee: $15
Start Date
01-23-2015 2 sessions, F/S 8:30 am-5:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b
05-15-2015 2 sessions, F/S 8:30 am-5:30 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 119b

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: none--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
12-15-2014 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
01-26-2015 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
02-23-2015 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
03-23-2015 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
04-27-2015 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
05-18-2015 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: none--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
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
02-09-2015 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
03-09-2015 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
04-13-2015 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
05-04-2015 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
01-30-2015 1 session, Friday 8 am-5 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
03-27-2015 1 session, Friday 8 am-5 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
05-01-2015 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
12-12-2014 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
03-06-2015 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
04-10-2015 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
04-17-2015 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
04-24-2015 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
05-01-2015 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
05-15-2015 3 sessions, F/S/Su 6-9pm (F);8am-6pm (S);8am-5pm(Su) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
05-29-2015 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
03-14-2015 1 session, Saturday 8 am-5 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123
05-09-2015 1 session, Saturday 8 am-5 pm Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

Vocational and Marine Trades


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: included--$25 payment to NC Board of Refrigeration
Start Date
01-05-2015 2 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. S16

Facilities Maintenance
Course will prepare students for employment in the facilities maintenance field. Topics include: safety, hand tools, power tools, carpentry maintenance, ceramic tile installation and maintenance, plumbing maintenance, electrical maintenance and heating, ventilation and air conditioning maintenance.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: n/a--Insurance Fee: $.55
Start Date
02-09-2015 25 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. S3

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. Note: Testing fee of $25.00 payable to the NC Board of Refrigeration. 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; Testing Fee: $25
Start Date
01-12-2015 32 sessions, M/W 6 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Rm. S16

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: Included in class--n/a
Start Date
05-14-2015 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: $60--n/a
Start Date
02-03-2015 26 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Martec Bldg., Rm. 101
04-13-2015 10 sessions, M/T/W/Th/F 8 am-5 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
02-02-2015 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
02-03-2015 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
01-12-2015 16 sessions, M 6 - 10 pm Martec Bldg., Rm. 120

New! Introduction to Electric Line Construction
This course is being offered in conjunction with Nash Community College's Electric Lineman Academy. The course introduces basic principles of electricity, tools, and materials. Topics include electrical distribution systems and components and line installation and maintenance applications. The laboratory component of the course places emphasis on integrating classroom learning with hands-on experience. Upon completion, students should be able to identify tools and explain their use in electrical distribution systems as well as employability skills and satisfactorily perform work-related competencies. Curriculum credit available through the Nash Community College Electrical Line Construction Academy.
Course Fee: $70--Book Fee: TBA--Insurance fee: $0.55
Start Date
03-20-2015 4 sessions, F/S 6-10 pm (F); 8am-5pm (S) Rhue Bldg., Rm. 123

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: Included in class--n/a
Start Date
05-11-2015 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: $100--n/a
Start Date
02-03-2015 26 sessions, T/Th 6 - 9 pm Wayne West Bldg., Rm. 219

Welding I
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: $128.77--Insurance Fee: $0.55
Start Date
01-05-2015 91 sessions, M/T/W/Th/F 10:30am-3pm (M-Th);8am-12pm(F) McGee Bldg., Welding Shop

Welding Level I - 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: $128.77--Insurance Fee: $0.55
Start Date
01-05-2015 53 sessions, M/W/S 6-10 pm (M/W); 9am-3pm (S) McGee Bldg., Welding Shop
01-06-2015 55 sessions, T/Th/F 5 - 10 pm McGee Bldg., Welding Shop

Welding Level II (MIG/TIG)
This course conforms to the guidelines set by the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) for credentialing through its' National Registry and aligns with the American Welding Society's "Schools Excelling through National Skills Education (SENSE)". The course meets the American Welding Society's most current standards. The course will cover welding symbols, reading welding drawings, characteristics and mechanical properties of metals, preheating and postheating metals and MIG and TIG welding processes. Students will also have the opportunity to test for AWS certification.
Course Fee: $180--Book Fee: $128.77--Insurance Fee: $0.55
Start Date
01-05-2015 74 sessions, M/T/W/Th 8 am-12:30pm McGee Bldg., Shear Shop