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Basic Welding

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: January 12, 2022
End Date: February 11, 2022
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn skills in basic welding techniques as well as the safety procedures in this 30 hour hands on Basic Welding course.  Teaching can be accelerated depending on the student’s experience. …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Green Mountain Technology & Career Center

Building Trust In The Workplace

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: December 1, 2021
End Date: December 1, 2021
Class Days: Wednesday,
Time:  8:15AM-12:00

Study how basic needs people have impact leadership. Identify management practices that promote a positive climate.

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education

CDL A – Permit Prep Course for Vermont Commercial Driver’s License Class A

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 28, 2022
End Date: April 8, 2022
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
Time:  3pm - 4:30pm

The minimum age is 17 for the course. Must be at least 18 to eventually take the permit test. Cost: $400.00. Grants are available based on eligibility. Held at the …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: Northwest Career & Technical Center

CDL A – Vermont Commercial Driver’s License Class A

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 7, 2022
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
Time:  8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Earn your CDL and start your new career. $5200 – Class A (Tuition includes first time permit, endorsement, and road testing fees, drug testing, physical, textbooks, and instruction.) $3500 – …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: North Country Career Center

CDLA-01: COMMERCIAL DRIVERS LICENSE (A ENDORSEMENT)

Type of Class: in-person
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Saturday,
Time:  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Stafford Driver Training School is a member of the National Association of Publicly-Funded Truck Driving Schools (NAPFTDS) operated through the Adult and Continuing Education program at Stafford Technical Center …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

CDLB-02: COMMERCIAL DRIVERS LICENSE (B ENDORSEMENT)

Type of Class: in-person
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Saturday,
Time:  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Stafford Driver Training School is a member of the National Association of Publicly-Funded Truck Driving Schools (NAPFTDS) operated through the Adult and Continuing Education program at Stafford Technical Center …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

CNC Wood Router, Intro to

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: October 26, 2021
End Date: November 11, 2021
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  5:00pm - 8:00pm

This class provides detailed safety and operations training on our CNC Wood Router. Students will learn how to operate the router and CAM software using VCarve Pro. This design and …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Hannaford Career Center

Commercial Driver’s License – Class A

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: October 4, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
Time:  8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Earn your CDL and begin a rewarding new career! $5200 – Class A (Tuition includes first time permit, license, and endorsement testing fees as well as required medical card exam, …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: Northwest Career & Technical Center

Commercial Driver’s License-Class B

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 14, 2022
End Date: June 10, 2022
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday,
Time:  6-7:30AM, additional driving time scheduled with instructor required

The Commercial Driver’s License Class B program is your first step toward a career driving commercial vehicles. This primarily includes straight trucks though at the conclusion of the course students …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: Southwest Tech

COSM-01: STAFFORD SIGNATURE SCHOOL OF ESTHETICS

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: September 27, 2021
End Date: July 19, 2022
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday,
Time:  5:30 - 9:00 p.m.

The health and beauty industry has grown significantly in the past decade leading to the creation of specialties and procedures that better serve the needs of its clients. Esthetics is …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

CPR CERTIFICATION, BASIC

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: November 4, 2021
End Date: November 4, 2021
Class Days: Thursday,
Time:  4:00P - 8:00P

American Red Cross CPR training gives you the information and the skills that you need to help adults, children and infants during breathing and cardiac emergencies.

Training Center: Hannaford Career Center

Customer Service & Cash Register Training

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 10, 2022
End Date: April 14, 2022
Class Days: Thursday,
Time:  4:30pm - 6:30 pm

Learn how to serve customers with confidence and impress managers with your capability. Students in this class will prepare for a variety of cashier jobs. Topics include work expectations, providing …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Effective Employee Evaluations-Giving Difficult Feedback

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: November 30, 2021
End Date: November 30, 2021
Class Days: Wednesday,
Time:  8:15AM-12:00

Learn how to give feedback to promote employee’s continuous growth and gain tips for tough conversations.

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education

Effective Employee Evaluations—Turning Annual Reviews Into A Year-Long Process for Growth

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: November 23, 2021
End Date: November 23, 2021
Class Days: Tuesday,
Time:  8:15AM-12:00

Learn how to turn evaluation into a cycle for continuous improvement in your organization, promoting employee ownership and growth.

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education

FORKLIFT OPERATOR SAFETY TRAINING

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: November 5, 2021
End Date: November 5, 2021
Class Days: Friday,
Time:   9:00A - 1:00P

Designed for all powered “lift truck” operators in manufacturing, construction and retail.  The course will cover an overview of the regulations (29 CFR 1910.178), training requirements, forklift basics and characteristics, …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: Hannaford Career Center

IT Support Specialist

Type of Class: online
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,

This programs covers foundational hardware and software skills to help you prepare for a career in the information technology field. The program will help you understand technology careers, hardware basics, …

Career Field: Computer & Office Technology
Training Center: Southwest Tech

Leadership Workshop:  Striving for Success During Change

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: April 19, 2022
End Date: April 19, 2022
Class Days: Tuesday,
Time:  8 a.m. - noon

How can leaders balance employees’ needs and organizational vison during change? Discuss the difference between transition and change. Gain strategies for dealing with transition. Consider the phases employees encounter as …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Leadership Workshop: Managing Conflict I & II

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: February 21, 2022
End Date: February 28, 2022
Class Days: Monday,
Time:  8 a.m. - noon

Two leadership workshops to help you manage conflict: Managing Conflict Part I: Road to Breakdown Gain a new perspective on conflict. Study the stages of breakdown. Understand how hidden causes …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Leadership Workshop: Resilience for Leaders

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: January 14, 2022
End Date: January 14, 2022
Class Days: Friday,
Time:  8am - noon

Leadership is never easy, and leading through a pandemic has created new stressors. Study ways to maintain personal wellness as well as promote others’ wellbeing and sustain organizational growth. Gain …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Licensed Nurse Assistance

Type of Class: in-person
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,
Time:  TBD

Limited seating Class dates and times TBD Tuition: $1,400.00 which included 104 hours (68 scheduled classroom/lab hours, 36 scheduled clinical hours and 3 make up dates), textbooks, workbooks, all testing …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Lyndon Institute Adult Career and Technical Education

Licensed Nurse Assistant

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: January 3, 2022
End Date: February 9, 2022
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
Time:  Class is from 1:30 PM-6:30 PM at CVCC on Mon, Wed, Fri. Clinical time is from 6:45 AM-2:00 PM in Northfield Mon-Fri.

The Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) program will prepare you for an entry level position in the field of nursing. There is high demand for skilled professionals at all levels in …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Central Vermont Career Center

Licensed Nursing Assistant

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: January 18, 2022
End Date: March 31, 2022
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  3-8PM

The Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) program will prepare you for an entry level position in the field of nursing. Demand for skilled professionals at all levels of the nursing field …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Southwest Tech

Licensed Nursing Assistant

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: September 7, 2021
End Date: November 11, 2021
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  5-8PM

The Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) program will prepare you for an entry level position in the field of nursing. Demand for skilled professionals at all levels of the nursing field …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Southwest Tech

Licensed Nursing Assistant

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: September 13, 2021
End Date: November 8, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Thursday,
Time:  4:00p.m.-8:00p.m.

The Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) program will prepare you for an entry level position in the field of nursing. There is high demand for skilled professionals at all levels in …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: River Valley Technical Center

Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: January 3, 2022
End Date: March 9, 2022
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday,
Time:  5pm - 9pm

The LNA Training Program ia approved by the Vermont Board of Nursing  and prepares adults to pass the Red Cross exam required to obtain a license as a nursing assistant …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Center for Technology, Essex

Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA)

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: January 18, 2022
End Date: April 7, 2022
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday,
Time:  4 p.m. - 8 p.m.

This state-approved course focuses on essentials for nursing assistants and safe and effective practices in the health care setting. Students learn the basics of assisting patients, body mechanics, ethics, and …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA)

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: December 1, 2021
End Date: February 24, 2022
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  4:30-8:00

This course will prepare the student to apply for Licensed Nurse Assistant (LNA) licensure with the State Board of Nursing.  The program is targeted to individuals who are interested in …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Hannaford Career Center

Medical Administrative Assistant

Type of Class: online
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,

The Medical Administrative Assistant program teaches the knowledge and skills relevant for working in a medical office setting-including doctors’ offices, hospitals, insurance companies, and public health clinics. Students are prepared …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Southwest Tech

Medical Billing & Coding

Type of Class: online
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,

There has never been a better time to enter a career in Medical Billing and Coding. This course will prepare you for success in this rewarding career as you learn …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: North Country Career Center

MEDL-07: Licensed Nurse Assistant (Accelerated Summer Class)

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: July 5, 2021
End Date: August 25, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday,
Time:  9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE:    6/8/2021 Students Must Be 18 Years of Age The cost of tuition does not include the following: Application Fees, Testing Fees, Books or Supplies. The LNA Program …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

National Electrical Code Update for Licensed Electricians

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: January 8, 2022
End Date: January 9, 2022
Class Days: Saturday, Sunday,
Time:  8:00AM–5:00PM

FOR ALL LICENSED ELECTRICIANS!  This class incorporates the International Association of Electrical Inspectors’ changes to the 2020 NEC program as well as Mike Holt’s Code Changes and is appropriate for …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education

National Electrical Code Update for Licensed Electricians

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: February 5, 2022
End Date: February 6, 2022
Class Days: Saturday, Sunday,
Time:  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Calling all licensed electricians: earn your required 15 hours of board-approved code instruction locally!  This class incorporates the International Association of Electrical Inspectors’ changes to the 2020 NEC program as …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Natural Gas/Propane Recertification

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: October 30, 2021
End Date: October 30, 2021
Class Days: Saturday,
Time:  8:00am to 4:30pm

The State of Vermont requires that all natural and LP gas installers renew their certifications every three years. This one day, eight hour course satisfies that requirement and refreshes the …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Center for Technology, Essex

OSHA-10

Type of Class: online
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,

Learn safe work practices and earn your Department of Labor OSHA-10 Construction or General Industry card.  Perfect for anyone in a construction or manufacturing job, our online course can be …

Career Field: Manufacturing
Training Center: North Country Career Center

OSHA-10 Construction

Type of Class: online
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,

Students will learn safe work practices and earn their OSHA-10 Construction industry cards. Fully online, asynchronous format allows students to log in any time of the day or night. This …

Career Field: Manufacturing
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education

OSHA-30

Type of Class: online
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,

This 30-hour course provides extended safety training for managers and jobsite supervisors.  Successful completers of the course will earn the Department of Labor OSHA-30 Construction or General Industry card.  This …

Career Field: Manufacturing
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Perfect Pies & Thanksgiving Desserts

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: November 23, 2021
End Date: November 23, 2021
Class Days: Tuesday,
Time:  5PM-8PM

Present your family with a variety of delicious desserts this Thanksgiving. Participants will master flaky crusts and tasty fillings in this one-night workshop. Each student will bake and take home …

Career Field: Culinary Arts
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education

Pharmacy Technician

Type of Class: online
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,

Pharmacy technicians have become indispensable to the health care industry, and it’s a great time to join this growing field. You’ll gain the skills and knowledge to qualify for entry-level …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Phlebotomist

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: October 14, 2021
End Date: December 9, 2021
Class Days: Thursday, Saturday, Sunday,
Time:  Thursday 5-9p Saturday & Sunday 9a-4p

Limited seating Tuition: $1,350.00 which includes 84 hours of classroom and lab, textbook, workbook, all draw supplies, and testing fees. Once all testing is completed and passed you will receive …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Lyndon Institute Adult Career and Technical Education

Phlebotomy

Type of Class: in-person
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,

84 hours of classroom and lab, textbook, workbook, all draw supplies, and testing fees. Once all testing is completed and passed you will receive your National Certification

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Lyndon Institute Adult Career and Technical Education

Phlebotomy Technician Training

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: January 15, 2022
End Date: March 19, 2022
Class Days: Saturday,
Time:  9am - 1pm

The Phlebotomy training program will provide a combination of lecture, lab, clinical observation and hands-on practical experience aimed at developing the skills needed to work in an entry level position …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Center for Technology, Essex

PHLEBOTOMY TECHNICIAN TRAINING

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: October 4, 2021
End Date: January 5, 2022
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday,
Time:  5:00P - 8:00P;

Phlebotomists perform blood collection procedures and transport and process blood samples. Course content includes anatomy and physiology of the circulatory system, lab procedures, safety, collection techniques, legal issues, and 10 …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Hannaford Career Center

POST-SECONDARY AVIATION AND AEROSPACE TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM

Type of Class: in-person
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
Time:  8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. M-F School Year

If you have a passion for aviation, love hands-on work and complex problem solving, a career in aviation may be for you. There is a huge, unmet demand for qualified …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: Burlington Technical Center

Prepare to Become a Paraeducator

Type of Class: hybrid
Start Date: April 26, 2022
End Date: May 31, 2022
Class Days: Tuesday,
Time:  6pm-7:30pm

Class includes an introduction to the diverse role of paraeducators in the classroom: how services are provided, inclusion, collaborative teaming, instructional strategies, and supporting students with challenging behaviors. This is …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Promoting Motivation Through Engagement

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: December 21, 2021
End Date: December 21, 2021
Class Days: Tuesday,
Time:  8:15AM-12:00

Explore how human needs affect motivation. Gain a variety of strategies for improving engagement. Study ways employers can support employees

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education

Refrigerant Transition and Recovery Certification

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: January 10, 2022
End Date: January 31, 2022
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday,
Time:  5:30pm - 8:30pm

PA Refrigerant Transition and Recovery Certification This 21 hour refrigerant certification course will include the areas outlined below and will prepare you to successfully pass four areas of certification. They …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Center for Technology, Essex

ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification (Self-Study)

Type of Class: independent-study
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,
Time:  self-study

The VT Dept. of Health requires all restaurants to designate a person in charge who is a certified food protection manager. Meet this important requirement with a ServSafe® certification exam! …

Career Field: Culinary Arts
Training Center: North Country Career Center

Step Up to Childcare

Type of Class: hybrid
Start Date: January 25, 2022
End Date: May 12, 2022
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,

Are you interested in starting your own home daycare or working in a childcare program? Students in this program will start their level one early childhood education certifications and earn …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: North Country Career Center

TypeS Electrical Vermont Test Preparation

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: January 18, 2022
End Date: February 17, 2022
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  5:30pm - 8:30pm

The 30 hour SkillTech Type S Electrical Prep course is an excellent way to help you study and prepare to take the certification exam required for Type S Electrical licensure. This course is: approved for 8 hours …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Center for Technology, Essex

WELD-02: SMAW WELDING LEVEL I

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: May 3, 2021
End Date: June 1, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday,
Time:  5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

This course is designed to introduce students to standard welding procedures and thermal cutting (OFC/PAC).  Instruction will focus on developing hands-on proficiency using the SMAW (Shielded Metal Arc Welding) process …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

WELD-03: SMAW WELDING LEVEL II

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: June 7, 2021
End Date: July 6, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday,
Time:  5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

This advanced course is designed to enhance SMAW welding skills and prepare students for taking a structural steel welder performance qualification test(s) in accordance with the requirements of the D1.1 …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

WELD-04: INTRODUCTION TO WELDING PROCESSES

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: September 20, 2021
End Date: October 26, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday,
Time:  5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

This six week session is an introduction to a variety of welding processes commonly used today.  This course is structured to provide a demonstration of the equipment and fundamentals of …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

WELD-09: PRACTICUM IN ADVANCED WELDING PROCESSES

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: July 12, 2021
End Date: August 10, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday,
Time:  5:30 - 8:30 p.m.

This course is intended to continue the education and training that was introduced in previous Stafford Welding School courses but at a more focused and advanced level of instruction.  The …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

WELDING – Advanced

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: October 12, 2021
End Date: November 18, 2021
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  5:30 - 8:00P

Designed to enhance SMAW welding skills for those who have completed SMAW I or have equivalent experience. This course extends to out-of-position practice in horizontal and vertical welding, welding pipe, …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Hannaford Career Center

WELDING – Introduction

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: September 21, 2021
End Date: September 30, 2021
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  5:30 - 8:00P

A beginner course to introduce students to the art and science of welding. In this class you will learn the basics of Shielded Metal Arc Welding (SMAW) or stick welding. …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Hannaford Career Center