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Welding – All Levels

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: April 3, 2021
End Date: April 24, 2021
Class Days: Saturday,
Time:  9am - 1pm

Learn skills in basic electric arc, oxy-fuel, gas metal arc, and gas tungsten arc welding processes, as well as the safety procedures required to set up and shut down welding …

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

HVACR Technician Training Program

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: August 31, 2021
End Date: May 12, 2022
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  5:30pm - 8:30pm

his program provides students with the opportunity to learn the theory and skills necessary to begin a HVACR career and/or continue to post secondary training. Students will master a variety …

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

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

FORKLIFT OPERATOR SAFETY TRAINING

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: April 10, 2021
End Date: April 10, 2021
Class Days: Saturday,
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

FUNDAMENTALS OF NATURAL GAS CERTIFICATION

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 1, 2021
End Date: March 31, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday,
Time:  5:30 - 8:30P

This 30-hour course focuses on subjects critical to ensuring the safe and efficient use of natural gas including:  Combustion Theory, National Fuel Gas Codes, Venting, Hazard Recognition, Carbon Monoxide, Electricity, …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: Hannaford Career Center

ADVANCED WELDING

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

INTRO TO WELDING

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

LICENSED NURSE ASSISTANT PROGRAM (LNA)

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 22, 2021
End Date: May 20, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Thursday,
Time:   9:00A - 2:00P

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

PHLEBOTOMY TECHNICIAN TRAINING

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: February 22, 2021
End Date: May 17, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday,
Time:  4:30P - 7:30P;

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

Introduction to Blueprint Reading

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 1, 2021
End Date: March 11, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Thursday,
Time:  6-8 p.m.

Introduction to Blueprint Reading: Mar 1 – Mar 11, M/TH 6-8 p.m. (8 hrs); $125 Designed for the absolute beginner, this course will introduce elements of architectural, structural, and civil …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy’s Applied Technology Center

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) at SJA

Type of Class: hybrid
Start Date: April 19, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
Time:  8:30 - 4:30

Earn your CDL and start your new career.  This course includes classroom and road training, permit testing, road testing, DOT physical, and drug testing.  Students must be over 18 years …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy’s Applied Technology Center

EDUC-15B: Advanced Grant Writing Workshop-Tackling the Tough Topics (A Two-Session ZOOM Workshop)

Type of Class: online
Start Date: March 5, 2021
End Date: March 12, 2021
Class Days: Friday,
Time:  8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Due to continued COVID-19 restrictions, this seminar will be delivered via ZOOM in a two, half-day format. Our expert facilitator will assist you in tackling the tough topics involved with …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

Heavy Equipment Operation Program

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: July 5, 2021
End Date: July 23, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
Time:  7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Customize Your Training! Orientation:  18 hours  Work Zone Safety Training: OSHA-10 and Flagger Certification OSHA-10 Construction is an online course safety program required by employers to meet insurance requirements.  We …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: River Bend Career and Technical Center

Introduction to Welding

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 5, 2021
End Date: March 30, 2021
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Students will be introduced to gas welding and brazing, stick,mig, tig welding and oxy acetylene cutting, as well as plasma cutting.

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: River Bend Career and Technical Center

Basic Refrigeration and Charging Procedures – HVACR

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: April 5, 2021
End Date: June 14, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday,
Time:  3:00 - 6:00pm

This course is an introduction to air conditioning and refrigeration theory, application, systems, components, troubleshooting, and system charging. Hands-on training in our HVACR lab will test students in a variety …

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

NATURAL/PROPANE GAS RECERTIFICATION

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 27, 2021
End Date: March 27, 2021
Class Days: Saturday,
Time:  8:00AM - 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: Central Vermont Career Center

Commercial Driver’s License-Class B

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 15, 2021
End Date: June 4, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday,
Time:  6-7:30AM, 3-8 PM Mon & Wed for driving

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

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

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

Licensed Nursing Assistant

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: April 19, 2021
End Date: May 29, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday,
Time:  8AM-1PM

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: hybrid
Start Date: March 1, 2021
End Date: March 30, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday,
Time:  3:30 pm - 7:00 pm

This course is held at Green Mountain Technology & Career Center in Hyde Park, VT. Due to COVID-19, this new LNA course is a combination of online classroom instruction/independent learning …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Green Mountain Technology & Career Center

NORA Technician Certification – Bronze

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 4, 2021
End Date: May 25, 2021
Class Days: Tuesday, Thursday,
Time:  3:30 pm - 7:30 pm

The Bronze Certification is a program for those who have minimal field experience as an Oilheat technician. The Bronze Level certification will give individuals recognition and further incentive to train. The program …

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

WELD-04: INTRODUCTION TO WELDING PROCESSES

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 22, 2021
End Date: April 27, 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

MEDL-13: Phlebotomy Certificate Program

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: February 24, 2021
End Date: May 26, 2021
Class Days: Wednesday,
Time:  6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

This course is designed to provide the student with theoretical and technical introductory skills of a phlebotomist.  Discussions include anatomy and physiology of the circulatory system, medical terminology, structures of …

Career Field: Health Sciences
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

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

MEDL-02: LICENSED NURSE ASSISTANT

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: February 22, 2021
End Date: June 9, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday,
Time:  10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

The LNA Program is designed to prepare eligible candidates to practice as a nurse assistant providing direct patient care.  The necessary knowledge and skills gained throughout the course will prepare …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

MEDL-01: LICENSED NURSE ASSISTANT

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: February 23, 2021
End Date: June 9, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday,
Time:  5:00 - 8:30 p.m.

The LNA Program is designed to prepare eligible candidates to practice as a nurse assistant providing direct patient care.  The necessary knowledge and skills gained throughout the course will prepare …

Career Field: Health Sciences
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

COSM-01: STAFFORD SIGNATURE SCHOOL OF ESTHETICS

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: March 15, 2021
End Date: January 20, 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: Professional Skills
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

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-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

TECH-11 INTRODUCTION TO INDUSTRIAL MAINTENANCE & TROUBLESHOOTING

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: February 22, 2021
End Date: May 19, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Wednesday,
Time:  7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

The course would include the basic skills and knowledge needed for the maintenance of modern factory machines and processes.  The ability to read and interpret control schematics will be developed.  …

Career Field: Manufacturing
Training Center: Stafford Technical Center

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) at SJA

Type of Class: in-person
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday,
Time:  8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL): Mar 8-19 plus driving instruction, M/T/W/TH/F 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; $5200 Class A             Earn your CDL and start your new career.  This course includes classroom and …

Career Field: Transportation & Heavy Equipment
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy’s Applied Technology Center

OSHA-10 Construction Certification at SJA

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

OSHA-10 Construction: Online; open enrollment; $79 includes OSHA card             Students will learn safe work practices and earn their OSHA-10 Construction industry cards.  Fully online, asynchronous format allows students to …

Career Field: Skilled Trades
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy’s Applied Technology Center

Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: April 19, 2021
Class Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Varies,
Time:  see course description

$5200 – Class A (Tuition includes permit, license, and testing fees) $3500 – Upgrade B to A To qualify for a CDL in Vermont, you must be at least 18, …

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