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Developing a Lifelong Trade (DALT)

The DALT program provides career opportunities for young adults while simultaneously providing an additional avenue of hiring to meet the needs of local business and industry employers. DALT will enhance existing partnerships with local employers, the schools system, and community agencies by focusing on the manufacturing/ distribution/ assembly needs and opportunities. Participants in the DALT program will receive training in problem solving, communication, interviewing, resume writing, computer skills, and an understanding of safety, and manufacturing operations. Students must be between the ages of 18 to 30 to be eligible for this program.
Contact Vic McCormick at (919) 209-2595 for additional information regarding this course.

Course Code: MNT 3111 02F
Dates/Days: June, 16, 2014 - September, 10, 2014 (M/T/W/Th)
Course Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: Free (Funded by the NC Back-to-Work grant)

Course Code: MNT 3111 03F
Dates/Days: September, 15, 2014 - December, 09, 2014 (M/T/W/Th)
Course Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: Free (Funded by the NC Back-to-Work grant)

Electronic Notarization (4 hrs)

This 4-hour course is designed to instruct existing N.C. Notaries Public in the new legislative procedure required to perform electronic notarial acts. In order to qualify for electronic notarization certification, you must hold a valid commission as an N.C. Notary Public. Please bring your notary number and a valid (government-issued) picture identification to class.
For NC Secretary of State Electronic Notarization requirements, copy and paste the following url address into your browser: http://www.secretary.state.nc.us/enotary/thepage.aspx.
Class participants must be in class at the publicized start time and will NOT be allowed to enter late.

The Workforce Development Center is located at 135 Best Wood Drive, Clayton, NC 27520.
For directions to the Workforce Development Center, copy and paste the following url address into your browser: http://www.johnstoncc.edu/workforcedevelopmentcenter.aspx

Course Code: MLS 3874 06F
Dates/Days: September, 05, 2014 (F)
Course Times: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $70
Book: No Book Fee, Book is included in course cost and available at class.

Excel Level I (6 Hrs)

Are you self-taught in Excel or do you know nothing about it at all? Either way this is the class for you! This course is designed for the professional who will use Microsoft Excel as a tool to assist them in storing and analyzing numeric data. The topics in this course cover the critical skills necessary to create and modify a basic workbook. Learn the basics of Excel and how it can be used to store, manipulate, and analyze your data. You will learn shortcuts and techniques that will blow your mind! Kathleen Healy Schmieder has been an instructor at Blue Ridge Community College since 2003 teaching courses for Continuing Education and Workforce Development in Office programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher and Outlook. A one-hour lunch is included.

Course Code: CAS 3120 101F
Dates/Days: October, 07, 2014 (T)
Course Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $71 (Includes Technology Fee)

Human Services Certificate

This course provides the information and strategies necessary to develop a clear understanding of the knowledge required to be successful within an entry-level position in the field of human services. Topics include the history of human services, diverse populations, ethical standards, communication, technology, career exploration and goal setting.

Course Code: MLS 3012 01F
Dates/Days: September, 09, 2014 - October, 23, 2014 (T/Th)
Course Times: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $125

Introduction to Direct Care

Introduces you to the necessary skills and responsibilities of the Personal and Home Care professional, what it takes to be a Direct Care Worker including academics, how to get and keep a job and other interpersonal training. This class will help you decided if Direct Care Work is for you.
This class is part of the Human Resources Development (HRD) program. HRD courses may be fee-waived if financial eligibility requirements are met (unemployed, underemployed, received notice of a layoff). Eligibility will be determined the first night of class.

Course Code: HRD 3001 05U
Dates/Days: August, 05, 2014 - August, 14, 2014 (T/Th)
Course Times: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $70*

Job Searching Using Technology (45 Hrs)

This course is designed to enhance the job seeker’s ability to use technology in the job search process. The instruction presented in this class will focus on assessing one’s technology literacy, developing a basic understanding and development of moderate computer skills, using technology in implementing job search strategies, using technology in creating employment related documents and understanding the impact of social networking on employment.
This class is part of the Human Resources Development (HRD) program. HRD courses may be fee-waived if financial eligibility requirements are met (unemployed, underemployed, received notice of a layoff). Eligibility will be determined the first night of class.

Course Code: HRD 3005 05F
Dates/Days: September, 29, 2014 - October, 09, 2014 (M/T/W/Th/F)
Course Times: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $125*

Making the Most of Your Job Skills! – 24 Hours

Individuals will set goals and a training plan in order to achieve their Career Readiness Certificate. Instruction is designed to be self-paced, self-designed using KeyTrain, a computer-based program that teaches the skills employers most want. An instructor will be available for assistance and guidance with employability skills. *Class fee may be waived if financial eligibility requirements are met (unemployed, underemployed, received notice of a layoff).

Course Code: HRD 3002 01F
Dates/Days: September, 09, 2014 - October, 02, 2014 (T/Th)
Course Times: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $70

Notary Public (6 hrs)

This-six hour class is required for people who wish to apply through the NC Secretary of State’s Office to become commissioned. A minimum of 10 and a maximum of 20 students will be accepted. Participants must present a valid picture ID prior to entering class. Attendees must have a GED or Diploma in order to obtain a Notary commission and be at least 18 years of age. Due to mandated course hour requirements, participants arriving 20 minutes late will not be permitted into the class. Please take notice of the location of the class.REQUIRED TEXTBOOK:
Notary Public Guidebook for North Carolina, Tenth Edition, 2006, ISBN 978-1-56011-480-2 is available at the JCC Bookstore. (Prepaid registration and book are required.)

If your Notary is expired for less than a year, you can go to NC Secretary of State’s Notary website to obtain your reappointment online. http://www.secretary.state.nc.us/notary/

Course Code: MLS 3874 01F
Dates/Days: August, 15, 2014 (F)
Course Times: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $70 plus book

Course Code: MLS 3874 05F
Dates/Days: December, 12, 2014 (F)
Course Times: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $70 plus book

Pre-Licensing for Real Estate

Course Code: RLS 3700 02F
Dates/Days: May, 12, 2014 - August, 13, 2014 (M/W)
Course Times: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center 2024B
Registration Fee: $180 plus book

Course Code: RLS 3700 03F
Dates/Days: September, 08, 2014 - December, 10, 2014 (M/W)
Course Times: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center 2024B
Registration Fee: $180 plus book

Publisher I (6 Hours)

Discover Publisher and how you can use it to create marketing materials designed to fit your needs. Learn how to create professional documents that enhance your image, advertise your services and take your business communication to the next level. Kathleen Healy Schmieder has been an instructor at Blue Ridge Community College since 2003 teaching courses for Continuing Education and Workforce Development in Office programs including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher and Outlook. A one-hour lunch is included.

Course Code: CAS 3120 102F
Dates/Days: September, 16, 2014 (T)
Course Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $71 (Includes Technology Fee)

Quickbooks (6 hrs)

Are you thinking about using QuickBooks - the most popular accounting package used by small businesses across the country? Need to make sure you can create accurate and timely financials reports? Our workshop will teach you the basics of how QuickBooks works including:
• Setting up the company file
• Customizing templates
• Setting up customers and vendors
• Creating invoices, receiving payment, and making deposits
• Entering and paying bills
• Reconciling bank, credit card and loan accounts
• And more!
This hands-on workshop is taught by Jess McLamb, president of Roper Bookkeeping and a Certified QuickBooks Pro Advisor. Attendees will use QuickBooks in an interactive, hand-on learning experience. Class size is limited so register early! Lunch hour provided.

Course Code: SEF 3001-214F
Dates/Days: September, 06, 2014 (Sa)
Course Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center 1033
Instructor: McLamb
Registration Fee: $125
Book: None

Resume Writing for Job Seekers (9 Hrs)

In this class you will learn how to create a successful resume for your next employment and how to complete an online application and attach a resume to the file. You will learn interviewing skills needed for your next job interview. Bring your experience, educational history and reference contact information.
* Class fee may be waived if financial eligibility requirements are met (unemployed, underemployed, received notice of a layoff).

Course Code: HRD 3001 02U
Dates/Days: August, 11, 2014 - August, 13, 2014 (M/T/W)
Course Times: 9:00 am - noon
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $70*

Understanding and Motivating Others in the Workplace (6 Hrs)

Want to be able to motivate employees, co-workers, or supervisors more easily? Using the MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator) as a guide, this seminar will provide you with practical approaches for understanding and motivating those around you as well as improving productivity and increasing job satisfaction. You will gain an understanding of the four scales of the MBTI (energy sources, information-gathering, decision-making and organizational styles) as well as “motivational languages” in the world of work. This seminar will focus on using the communication and work style differences between people constructively, allowing their strengths to work together to create a positive work environment. You will gain an understanding of how to recognize, appreciate, and make effective use of the differences in people you work with. Susan has been a Myers-Briggs consultant for 15 years. She is passionate about helping individuals and teams reach their potential! A one hour lunch break is included.

Course Code: SEF 3001 215F
Dates/Days: September, 18, 2014
Course Times: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center 1032
Instructor: Kaple
Registration Fee: $125
Book: None

Wastewater Treatment Operator CE

This 6-hour course examines the operations, laboratory, rules, regulations, recordkeeping, etc. of Biological Wastewater Operations. Course work covers the following topics: Effects of untreated wastewater on the environment, troubleshooting, activated sludge, and NCDENR-DWQ rules and regulations. It meets the continuing education requirements of the NC Water Pollution Control System Operators Certification Commission.

Course Code: WAT 3100 02F
Dates/Days: September, 03, 2014 (W)
Course Times: 9:00 a.m - 4:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center 1032
Registration Fee: $70
Book: N/A

Course Code: WAT 3100 03F
Dates/Days: September, 30, 2014 (T)
Course Times: 9:00 a.m - 4:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center 1032
Registration Fee: $70
Book: N/A

Wastewater Treatment Operator I & II (60 hrs.)

This course is designed to provide the individual with a general knowledge of the operation of wastewater treatment systems. The course will provide the individual with knowledge of the laws and regulations related to wastewater treatment systems operation, equipment usually employed in such plants, and the ability to describe the general maintenance requirements for such equipment.

This course is designed to assist the individual in preparation for the North Carolina Water Pollution Control System Operators Certification Commission (WPCSOCC) Examination.

Course Code: WAT 3100 01F
Dates/Days: August, 21, 2014 - December, 04, 2014 (Th)
Course Times: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Workforce Development Center
Registration Fee: $180 plus book

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