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Winter/Spring Course List:


40 Hour Real Estate Salesperson Pre-License Courses


FREE Real Estate Information Session Offered Tuesday, September 3, at 4:30pm.
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Dates: Tues./Thurs. 9/17/19-10/1/19; 9:00am - 5:00pm, 5 sessions *Please register by 4pm on 9/10/19 for early bird pricing.
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: George Meservey
Course Code: WRE038-65

Cost: $429 per course (early bird pricing - registration and payment received by 4pm on 9/10/19). For registrations and payments received after 9/10, the cost is $499 per student.

Dates: Tues./Thurs. 11/7/19-11/21/19; 9:00am - 5:00pm, 5 sessions *Please register by 4pm on 10/31/19 for early bird pricing.
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: George Meservey
Course Code: WRE038-67

Cost: $429 per course (early bird pricing - registration and payment received by 4pm on 10/31/19). For registrations and payments received after 10/31, the cost is $499 per student.

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MA requires 40 hours of pre-license training prior to the real estate salesperson exam. This course will prepare students for the license exam. It is approved by the MA Board of Registration for fulfilling its licensing requirements.

 

Graphic Design Fundamentals using Adobe CC Certificate Series


Dates:
Mon. 9/16/19-12/16/19; 6-9pm, 12 sessions (no class 10/14 and 11/11)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Keith Conforti
Course Code: WIT098-67

Cost: $359
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Have you been asked to create professional graphics for your business or job? Are you looking to start your career as a graphic designer? Maybe you’re an aspiring artist, photographer or book maker? Our Graphic Design Fundamentals courses are designed to teach beginners how to operate the industry’s leading design programs, as well as introduce them to the fundamentals of graphic design. Participants will learn to utilize Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. If a student is interested in taking only one or two courses of this certificate, each Adobe course may be purchased separately.

Call Mary Conklin, Program Coordinator, at 508-375-5010 for more information. 

 

Adobe Photoshop CC Fundamentals


Dates:
Mon. 9/16/19-10/21/19; 6-9pm, 5 sessions (no class 10/14)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Keith Conforti
Course Code: WIT006-67

Cost: $219
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Adobe Photoshop is the choice of print and web professionals for photo manipulation.

This course is designed to get beginners up and running with Photoshop as well as introduce students to the fundamentals of graphic design. Participants will learn how to use Photoshop to edit photos, make color adjustments and start working with digital media.

Prerequisites: Basic skills with a computer, email, and the Internet, and the ability to download photos from a digital camera.

 

Adobe Illustrator CC Fundamentals


Date:
Mon. 10/28/19-11/18/19; 6-9pm, 3 sessions (no class 11/11)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Keith Conforti
Course Code: WIT061-67

Cost:
$129
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Did you ever want to design your own logo or make a professional looking poster or flyer?

Adobe Illustrator is the tool professionals choose when it comes to creating vector artwork. In this course you will learn how to create and manipulate vector artwork as well as be introduced to the fundamentals of graphic design. This course is great for artists, designers and anyone who would like to create professional marketing materials.

Prerequisites: Basic skills with a computer, email, and the Internet.

 

Adobe InDesign CC Fundamentals


Dates:
Mon. 11/25/19-12/16/19; 6-9pm, 4 sessions 
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Keith Conforti
Course Code: WIT084-67

Cost: $169
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When it comes to creating multi-page documents such as books, brochures and catalogs, there is no better tool for the job than Adobe InDesign.

In this course beginners will learn how to use tools like stylesheets, master pages, and all the basics they will need to get started on these projects. Participants will also begin to learn some graphic design fundamentals such as typography and layout and gain valuable insight into how InDesign fits into a designer’s workflow.

Prerequisites: Basic skills with a computer, email, and the Internet.

 

Personal Trainer Fitness Certification

Watch a short informational video on becoming a Certified Personal Trainer!

Dates: Sat. 9/28/19-11/9/19; 9am–4pm, 6 sessions (no class 11/2)
Location: CCCC Main Campus, 2240 Iyannough Rd, Life Fitness Complex, Room GR-1, West Barnstable. Parking is available in lot 12.
Course Code: WHF002-67

Cost: $799
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Two Nationally Certified Personal Trainer Certifications for 1 Price!
Your Fitness Career Starts Here! Join Cape Cod Community College and become a nationally certified personal trainer. Take on a career that you can be proud of while earning a great living as a nationally certified personal trainer. Change your life today; make a good living ($34 an hour, national average) and feel great helping others!

Whether for a career move or for personal knowledge, get all the information needed to become a Certified Personal Trainer. Our personal trainer course is a great way to prepare to be a successful nationally Certified Personal Trainer. The collegiate course is for candidates wanting in-depth instruction and hands-on experience with a top veteran instructor to master the career skills & knowledge to be a successful trainer. The course consists of 16 hours of lecture with key topics that include biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage, and health assessment, 16 hours of hands-on practical training labs with role playing drills on exercises, presentation skills, etc. to professionally master the position.

Level 1 – Nationally Certified Personal Trainer: Successfully complete the written and practical exams. CPR/AED required.
Level 2 - Nationally Certified Personal Trainer: Successfully complete your Level 1 exams followed by a 30 hour internship that will help you connect to local employers.

Participants must also obtain the Adult CPR & AED certification in order to receive the WITS certification. The national exam is held during the 6th week of class. Certified by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA), this course is made for candidates wanting LIVE instruction with in-depth, hands-on practical experience to master skills and knowledge.

Course Textbook: Howley, Edward T. and Thompson, Dixie L. 2017. Fitness Professional’s Handbook. 7th Edition. Champaign, IL, Human Kinetics. The cost of the course text book is NOT included in the registration fee. Textbook may be purchased online through Amazon Books or through the College Book Store.  

Upon receiving your textbook, it is recommended that students read the following chapters to help better prepare themselves for the first day of class: 1, 2, 3, 6, 7 and 26. 


 

Management Academy Program


Dates:
Fri. 9/20/19-10/18/19; 9:00am-3:30pm, 4 sessions (no class 10/11)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Jen Vondenbrink
Course Code: WPG300-67

Dates: 10/2/19, 10/9/19, 10/15/19, 10/23/19; 9:00am-3:30pm, 4 sessions
Location: Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce, 134 Court Street, Plymouth
Instructor: Jen Vondenbrink
Course Code: WPG300-68

Cost: $750 per participant, per course or grant-funded for eligible employers. Learn More!

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This 24-hour intensive four day program is designed to inspire and teach managers to create an increasingly positive and productive work environment by developing as individuals as well as shifting the overall culture in four core areas: 1) Management Essentials, 2) Communication Styles, 3) Optimizing Performance and 4) Results-Focused Leadership.

The Management Academy will focus on the following core topics:

  • Understand the basic principles of collaborative management and learn to leverage tools to increase collaboration in problem solving, meetings and internal and external communication.
  • Learn how to implement and conduct a structured interview process, how to structure behaviorally based questions around important skills, and assess and create an action plan for new employees added to your team.
  • Learn an effective performance management model, understand how both reinforcing and changing behavior feedback shorten the performance management timeframe, and brainstorm reward and recognition tools.
  • Understand cultural differences and how they can impact employee communication and interactions, understand where micro inequities can occur, and develop a plan to create openness and awareness for yourself, coworkers, and your teams.
  • Review time management principles and apply effective tools, learn basic project management techniques, learn to identify barriers to productive workflow, understand mindfulness techniques to relieve stress, and apply time management tools to your teams.



New and Emerging Manager Program


Dates:
ONLINE 10/15/19 - 12/15/19 *Cancelled due to low enrollment 
Two in-class sessions: 10/15/19 and 11/18/19; 5:30-7:30pm

Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Rich Weissman
Course Code: WGB035-67

Cost: $349
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Company's reward their best employees by promoting them. New managers often lack the basic managerial skills needed to succeed. This NEW online/blended management training program will help your newly promoted managers build on their current skills and become more effective in their day-to-day dealings with people and their new responsibilities.

Using guided role-plays, self-audits and in-depth skills exercises, participants will explore motivation, delegation, coaching, communication, performance management and leadership.

Take this course to fill your skill gaps and get your team—and your career—to new levels of greatness. Be ready to apply what you learn and return to work with new knowledge, insights and practical methods to help you be a successful and effective new manager.

Target Audience: New and emerging managers.

 



Senior Leadership Program


 

Dates: Fri. 11/1/19-11/22/19; 8:30am-3:00pm, 4 sessions 
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Rich Weissman
Course Code: WPG369-67

Cost: $1,200 per participant, per course or grant-funded for eligible employers. Learn More!

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This 24-hour intensive four day program will provide leaders and executives with the practical skills needed to advance enhance their learning leadership style and provide participants with insights into their own problem solving, decision making, conflict resolution, teamwork, and communication skills.

The Senior Leadership Program will focus on the following core topics:

  • Define strategic leadership mindset: its benefits and difficulties, understand the difference between an operational and strategic mindset, and understand your own organization’s culture: identifying gaps and strategies for narrowing those gaps.
  • Understand the stages of change and transition using the William Bridges and Fischer models, learn the different types of plans required to implement change, and apply the change and planning models to a current or upcoming change in your organization.
  • Review the four DISC styles and how they affect communication, learn the differences in generational mindsets and the impact on communication, and apply DISC and generational mindsets to practical situations.
  • Understand the importance of negotiation and conflict management, learn the steps of effective negotiation, and learn how to develop negotiation and conflict management skills in your staff.
  • Learn how an engaged multigenerational workforce affects your attraction and retention strategy, learn the succession planning process, and apply attraction and succession planning strategies to your organization.

 



Veterinary Assistant Certificate Program


ONLINE PROGRAM   
*Postponed. New date TBD

This course is an online/blended course with 40 hours online and 20 hours in-class. In-class sessions will be held on Saturdays at Cape Cod Community College, 2240 Iyannough Road, West Barnstable. Exact dates and times will be announced soon. 

Dates: 9/23/19-11/25/19
Instructor: Sally Mahoney D.V.M.
Course Code: WPG308-67

Cost: $599
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Book Information
Students are required to purchase Textbook for Veterinary Assistants, ISBN: 9780470959268, Authors: Burns and Renda, Publisher: Wiley. Textbook cost is not included in course cost.

Questions? Contact Mary Conklin, Program Coordinator, at 508-375-5010.

In this 60-hour intensive (noncredit) Veterinary Assistant program, students will be introduced to the role of the veterinary assistant in a veterinary practice.

This program will teach students how to:

  • Interact with animals and their owners.
  • Obtain animal health histories and records.
  • Understand veterinary medical terminology.
  • Recognize the major breeds of various animals.
  • Assist the veterinarian with caring for animals.
  • Assist with surgical and treatment procedures.
  • Recognize signs and symptoms of illness and disease.
  • Perform administrative duties in the veterinarian’s office.

Important Note: Students may be required to complete CORI/SORI forms upon registration into this course. Students may also be required to attend off-site sessions at local veterinary offices/hospitals.

 

Manage Priorities and Time to Boost Productivity


Date:
Fri., 10/25/19; 8:30am-2:30pm (1 session) *Cancelled due to low enrollment 
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Jen Vondenbrink
Course Code: WGB116-67

Cost: $129
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In today’s 24/7 world, it is more important than ever to understand how to manage time in order to be more productive. High performing individuals are able to tackle challenges, streamline systems and minimize stress. In this program, participants will reframe their notions of how to manage time. By understanding topics such as procrastination, prioritization and workload, employees are better able to handle what is before them and communicate what is working and where they may require assistance.

Participants will examine:
• Differences between controllable and uncontrollable barriers to time management.
• Tools that will best help them manage their time such as calendars and checklists.
• True meaning of a priority.
• Value of having a plan in place when facing competing priorities.
• Ways to communicate workload challenges to others as well as track performance results throughout the year.


Project Management - 2 Day Intensive


Date:
Fri., 11/15/19-11/22/19; 9am-3:30pm (2 sessions)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Frank Hughes
Course Code: WPG029-67

Cost: $149
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Effectively managing multiple projects, resources, and budgets is critical in today's global business environment. This 2 day Project Management course will take a deep dive into the roles and responsibilities of the project manager, and examine project management in theory as well as in practice. The course offers a practical approach to managing projects, without requiring any previous project management experience. We will focus on organizing, planning, and controlling the deliverables of the project using good practices.

We will examine project management roles, the project lifecycle, and various techniques of work planning, control, and evaluation to achieve project management objectives using system tools and project management philosophies. 

 

Customer Service 3-Hour Refresher

 

Date: Wed., 11/20/19; 8:30am-11:30am (1 session) *Cancelled due to low enrollment 
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Dianne Klayman
Course Code: WGB019-67

Cost: $69
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Imagine if you could communicate with more clarity, tact, and finesse, even under pressure - and with difficult customers. This intense 3-hour experience will inspire fresh ideas that will unlock the imagination of your staff as they learn to create exceptional customer experiences.

This program is designed to introduce a variety of skills and techniques, which will help the new and seasoned service provider deal effectively with customers as well as manage their own responses to the situation or the person.

By the end of the training program, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of providing exceptional customer service
  • Recognize the difference between internal and external customers
  • Identify customer’s needs, wants and expectations (even the unspoken ones)
  • Depersonalize negative responses
  • Master the subtle communication techniques that make the difference between a positive customer relationship and a tense one, including specific words and phrases to use and which ones to avoid
  • Deescalate potentially volatile situations
  • Manage conflict resulting in a win-win for all


Unrestricted Construction Supervisor Exam Prep

Dates: Mon. 10/21/19-12/9/19; 6-9pm, 7 sessions (no class 11/11)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Michael McDowell
Course Code: WPG078-67

Cost: $379 
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This course is for those who wish to be licensed for construction, reconstruction, alteration, repair, removal, or demolition involving any activity regulated by the code. This license includes all of the Specialty Licenses. With this Unrestricted CSL, building permits can be applied for and obtained through the Building Departments in Massachusetts towns.

This course is 6 weeks of intense training and testing to equip students to take and pass the 75 question exam. Course will include AAB regulations, OSHA (text book version is recommended), 2015 IECC energy code, the 2015 IRC and IBC Code editions with their corresponding Mass amendments. Students must have the 2015 IBC Code with the matching Mass Amendments for the first day of class. A comprehensive review and examination of the Mass State Building Code will be provided to prepare construction professionals for the state license exam. Candidates must have proof of at least three plus years of construction experience required for eligibility to take state exam.

Important: MA State Building Code Books required. Click here for the complete list of seven reference books, (found on page 10). Books may also be purchased at the CCCC Bookstore, located in the Grossman Commons Building, CCCC Main Campus, 2240 Iyannough Road, West Barnstable.   

 

OSHA 8-Hour Hazwoper Refresher

Date: Fri. 10/18/19; 8:30am-5:00pm, 1 session
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Fran Kitteridge
Course Code: WET010-67

Cost: $179
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This 8-hour hazwoper refresher course covers the 29 CFR 1910.120 regulation, work-site safety, hazard communication, emergency action plans/contingency plans, fire protection/prevention, back safety and container handling, confined spaces, air monitoring, decontamination, personal protective equipment, and respiratory protection.

 

Computer Essentials: The Basics and Beyond

Dates: Thur. 10/3/19-10/24/19; 6:00-8:00pm (4 sessions)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Sandy Leo Clark
Course Code: WIT080-67

Cost: $119
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These highly interactive, hands-on classes will help you understand and distinguish between the components of a computer operating systems including using the keyboard, mouse, printers, and much more. Participants will learn the basics of working in Microsoft Windows such as understanding the desk top and start menu, creating and saving a document, and folder and file management.
 

MS Excel for the Workplace - Part One

Dates: Wed. 9/25/19-10/16/19; 6-8pm, 4 sessions
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Elaine Moore
Course Code: WIT034-67

Cost: $119
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Microsoft Excel is one of the most powerful and versatile business tools. This course will help students familiarize themselves with basic functions, formulas, commands and keystrokes. Students will learn the basics of creating and using spreadsheets to increase their workplace productivity. This course will include an overview of the ribbon bar, commonly used commands, and basic formulas used to automate one's work. Students will also discover professional Excel tips for brilliant, distinctive output every time, on every worksheet.


MS Excel for the Workplace - Part Two

Dates: Wed. 11/6/19-12/4/19; 6-8pm, 4 sessions (no class 11/27) *Cancelled due to low enrollment 
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Elaine Moore
Course Code: WIT033-69

Cost: $119
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In this course students will learn the advanced features of Excel, including charting, and discover how this powerful program can boost their productivity. Students will also learn how to use formulas and functions across multiple worksheets and workbooks, and create outlines and subtotals. This is a practical, hands-on course, where students will learn how to create informative and eye- catching charts, as well as how to harness the power of Excel filtering techniques.

 

MS Office Suite for the Workplace

Date: Fri. 10/25/19-11/15/19; 10:00am-3:00pm, 4 sessions
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Barb Chervin
Course Code: WIT128-67

Cost: $199
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Working with Templates, Review Tab Commands and Graphics in Word, Excel and PowerPoint!

In this course, students will learn how to use the features of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, using step-by-step, easy-to-follow instructions. This course is geared toward users/employees who are looking to enhance their MS office software skills in the workplace and can be customized to student needs in the classroom.

Students will explore Word, where they will get experience using the new Start screen, templates, and ribbon commands. Students will master new features in graphics and tables as well as the new Reviewing features and Office apps (some great mini-programs you can add to Office), and learn how to work with PDFs in Word. In Excel, students will learn to speed up their work using the Quick Analysis tool, Flash Fill, and some great new chart features. In PowerPoint, students will discover new ways to make your presentations look better than ever, including themes, graphics, shapes, colors, and animation. Students will also learn how to use the new Presenter view and commenting features, and how to present your slide show in an online meeting.


QuickBooks for the Workplace

Date: Fri. 10/4/19, 9am-2:30pm, 1 session
Location: CCCC Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Sue Martin
Course Code: WIT007-67

Date: Fri. 12/13/19, 9am-2:30pm, 1 session
Location: CCCC Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Sue Martin
Course Code: WIT007-69

Cost: $199 per course
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Learn how QuickBooks can help you track your accounts, receipts, statements, payables, inventory, and receivables. QuickBooks is designed for small to mid-sized businesses that want to use effective software with a traditional approach to accounting. A textbook is included at no additional cost.

 

ServSafe Certification

Dates: Mon. 10/21/19-11/4/19; 4:30-8:30pm (2 sessions) no class 10/28 study week
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Paul McCormick
Course Code: WGB040-67

Cost: $199
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This course is designed for the initial certification of food service managers. This accredited program will prepare you for the ServSafe exam. Exam administered on the last day of class.
 

ServSafe Recertification


Date: Mon. 11/4/19; 4:30-8:30pm (1 session)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Paul McCormick
Course Code: WGB042-67

Cost: $99
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This course is designed for the recertification of food service managers. Recertification is required every 5 five years. Exam administered on the day of class.

 

Grant Writing Certificate Series


Dates: Wed., 11/20/19-12/18/19; 3:00-6:00pm, 4 sessions (no class 11/27)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Patty Mitrokostas
Course Code: WPG127-67

Cost: $199
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This is an invigorating and informative course that will equip you with the skills and tools you need to enter the exciting field of grant writing! You'll learn how to raise needed funds by discovering how and where to look for potential funders who are a good match for your organization. You'll also learn how to network and develop true partnerships with a variety of funders, how to organize a successful grant writing campaign, and how to put together a complete proposal package.
 

Social Media Strategies for the Workplace
A LIVE
 Working Session!


Dates: Fri. 11/15/19-11/22/19; 1:00-4:30pm, 2 sessions *Cancelled due to low enrollment 
Location: Cape Cod Community College - Plymouth, Plymouth Municipal Airport, 246 South Meadow Road, Plymouth. Entrance available only through Gate 6. 
Instructor: Tricia White

Course Code: WIT119-69
Cost: $139 
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Raise your social strategy to industry best practice by attending this interactive/hands-on training program. Participants will learn content strategy best practices and measurement techniques to develop a successful and customized social media strategy. This program will take you through the latest hands-on skills for creatively engaging social media, featuring advanced techniques to maximize your results. This program has been designed for small businesses and entrepreneurs as a LIVE working session. Participants interested in attending this program should have social networks in place and experience working in the field of social media.
 



Storytelling and BEYOND using Instagram!


Date: Fri. 10/25/19; 9:00am - 12:30pm, 1 session
Location: Cape Cod Community College - Hyannis, Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Course Code: WIT090-67

Date: Fri. 12/6/19; 1:00 - 4:30pm, 1 session
Location: Cape Cod Community College - Plymouth, Plymouth Municipal Airport, 246 South Meadow Road, Plymouth. Entrance available only through Gate 6.
Course Code: WIT090-69

Instructor: Tricia White

Cost: $69 per course
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Every small business should be using Instagram. Today, Stories are dominating the feed, not only on Instagram, but on Facebook, too. This session will talk about EVERYTHING Instagram!

Topics to be covered:

  • New Trends in Instagram 2019: Video and IGTV
  • Basic Overview of Homepage and Personal Profiles:
  • What you see in your feed
  • Overview of Instagram app
  • Instagram Business Page:
  • All the tools you should be using
  • Highlights | Stories | Video Filters | Hashtags | Tagging
  • Engaging with your client base
  • Strategies for better engagement
  • Instagram Advertising
  • IGTV App

Prerequisites: Please have the Instagram app downloaded to your phone to engage in interactive training during the session. If you are interested in creating highlight buttons during the class, please download the Canva app as well.



Cannabis Workshops


Date: Wed. 9/18/19; 3:00-6:00pm (1 session)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Course Code: WPG384-67
Presenters: Patriot Care

Cost: $10 
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This workshop will serve as both an introduction to the industry as well as a preview for a more comprehensive 2-day program planned for October 16th and 17th in Wareham. This workshop will discuss regulations in the Massachusetts marijuana industry and the importance of knowing such rules, the status of medical and recreational marijuana across America, job and licensing opportunities and challenges faced by marijuana businesses.

  • An overview of the marijuana industry and the issues it faces, both today and in the future
  • An analysis of current regulations in Massachusetts for medical and adult-use licenses
  • Considerations for participating in the industry (including the careers available and the requirements for each position)
     



The Business of Cannabis 2-Day Intensive


 Date: Wed. 10/16/19 and Thurs. 10/17/19; 3:00-6:00pm (2 sessions)
Location: Towne Place Suites, 50 Rosebrook Place, Wareham
Presenters: Patriot Care
Course Code: WPG385-67

Cost: $99
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This 6-hour program will include tips and strategies for navigating your way into the new and fast-growing legal marijuana industry, whether you are interested in working for others or want to participate as an investor or owner. Workshop topics will include:

  • An overview of capital requirements to compete in the industry
  • The unique challenges faced by an owner/operator in this industry in areas such as banking, insurance, community and government relations
  • A review of compliance and security considerations
  • Important factors for running a successful, licensed retail, cultivation and manufacturing operation

 



Valuing Diversity to Prevent Discrimination for Staff

Date: Wed. 10/16/19; 8:30-11:30am (1 session)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Dianne Klayman
Course Code: WPG396-67

Cost: $49
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This is an opportunity for employees throughout the organization, regardless of their job or their level of responsibility, to gain a common language and appreciation for diversity.

Program objectives include:

  • Understand cross-cultural awareness
  • Recognize unconscious biases in yourselves and others
  • Learn how to identify and avoid stereotypes
  • Recognize behaviors that constitute discrimination harassment and/or bullying
  • Identify and evaluate options for responding to incidents of inappropriate employee conduct
  • Become aware of practical steps you can take to overcome bias

 



Valuing Diversity to Prevent Discrimination for Managers/Leaders


Date: Wed. 10/30/19; 8:30am-12:30pm (1 session)
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Dianne Klayman
Course Code: WPG395-67

Cost: $69
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A crucial step toward an inclusive work environment is developing an awareness and understanding of biases that can unconsciously influence how we work and interact with people is designed to increase leadership’s awareness, knowledge, and communication. This 4-hour training program provides Managers and Supervisors with a practical skill set that will help them lead the way in creating a positive and productive work environment for all employees as well as experiences for all customers that will build satisfaction and loyalty.

Program objectives include:

  • Understand cross-cultural awareness
  • Recognize unconscious biases in yourselves and others
  • Learn how to identify and avoid stereotypes
  • Recognize behaviors that constitute discrimination harassment and/or bullying
  • Identify and evaluate options for responding to incidents of inappropriate employee conduct
  • Become aware of practical steps you can take to overcome bias
  • Understand your role as a manager in creating the type of environment that encourages and supports appropriate behavior
  • Promote respect and inclusion through coaching resulting in a more positive work environment
  • Understand your role as a Manager in investigating complaints of Discrimination, Harassment and/or Bullying

 



Offshore Wind 101: Energy, Climate and Jobs

Dates: Tues./Thurs., 11/5/19 & 11/7/19; 6-8pm
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Chris Powicki
Course Code: WET085-67
Cost: Free to participants. This is a grant-funded program. Registration is required. 

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This two-session course introduces the newest growth sector in the U.S. energy industry, starting here with Vineyard Wind—the nation’s first large-scale offshore wind project. The initial session provides expert perspective on technology basics, global trends, why Cape Wind failed, and how a new generation of local projects will succeed. The second, which focuses on career opportunities and other benefits to be created as offshore wind projects move forward in southeastern Massachusetts and beyond, will also feature a guest speaker offering an inside look at Vineyard Wind.

Intended audience: Workers in marine, construction, welding, and other trades; business and manufacturing professionals; and entrepreneurs looking to ride the wave. 

 



Civility in the Workplace



Date: Fri. 11/1/19; 1:00-4:00pm (1 session) *Cancelled due to low enrollment 
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Jen Vondenbrink
Course Code: WGB030-67

Cost: $69
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As different generational mindsets, cultural values, and societal changes merge in the workplace, the need to increase awareness and mindfulness in employees is paramount. Participants in this session build an awareness of their own and others' unspoken values and perceptions that drive communication and behaviors in the workplace. In addition, they build the skills needed to bridge potential gaps resulting in stronger relationships inside and outside the organization.

  



Cape Cod Business Series - NEW!
 



Dates: 10/22/19 and 11/18/19; 8:30-11:30am (2 sessions)  New dates!
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Instructor: Rich Weissman
Course Code: WPG392-67

Cost: $39 - special pricing for a limited time!
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Join us for this 2-part series for Cape Cod executives focused on small business Strategies for Operations; Pricing and Procurement; Negotiation with Suppliers, Customers, and Colleagues; and Strategic Planning.

 



ESOL - Level One for Beginners



Welcome Session: 10/5/2019, 9-10:30am
Classroom Sessions: Sat. 10/19/19-11/30/19; 9am-3:30pm (6 sessions) no class 11/9
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Course Code: WPG387-67

Cost: $219 with a discount of $100 for a limited time!
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SPECIAL OFFER: The cost of this program is $119 for first applicants! Seating is limited. Call 508-375-5013 to register for this program. 

CCCC’s English as a Second Language (beginner) class offers non-native speakers of English the communication skills needed to confidently express themselves, whether it’s at work or for personal growth. Students in the beginning ESL course will learn basic vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, listening strategies, reading skills, and writing skills. An ESOL pre-assessment will be required prior to acceptance into this course.

 



Construction Permitting and Inspections



Date: Sat. 11/16/19; 9am-3:30pm (1 session) *Postponed. New date TBD
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Course Code: WPG393-67 

Cost: $99
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This program will help participants to develop basic knowledge of the Massachusetts State Building Code for residential and commercial properties and learn to interpret and apply the code requirements. 

 



Blueprint Reading Course for the Trades


Date: Tues. 10/29/19-11/12/19; 6:00-9:30pm (3 sessions) New dates!
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Course Code: WPG394-67

Cost: $199
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If you work in manufacturing or the skilled trades, you could benefit from a baseline knowledge of reading blueprints. Our course will help you learn the skills you need to explore new career paths or improve your job performance in this field.

 



Sheet Metal Fabrication - Level 1


This Course is offered in Partnership with Gould Construction Institute.

Date: Tues./Thurs. 9/24/2019 - 4/7/2020; 6:00-9:00pm
Location: Cape Cod Community College - Plymouth, Plymouth Municipal Airport, 246 South Meadow Road, Plymouth. Entrance available only through Gate 6.
Course Code: WPG389-67

Cost: $1,682 
GCI Member Rate: $1,393. Membership verification will be required. 
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This course consists of 150 classroom hours covering the following areas: Basic Safety; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Basic Rigging; Basic Communication Skills; Basic Employability Skills; Introduction to Materials Handling; Introduction to the Sheet Metal/ HVAC Trades; Basic Safety; Introduction to Hand Tools; Introduction to Power Tools; Introduction to M.G.L. c. 112, s. 237-251 and 271 CMR; Basic Rigging; Introduction to Materials Handling; Basic Communication and Employability Skills; Introduction to Construction Math; Introduction to Construction Drawings; Tools of the Trade and Installation of Ductwork.

 



Sheet Metal Fabrication - Level 2 (Hands-on)



This Course is offered in Partnership with Gould Construction Institute.

Date: Tues./Thurs. 9/24/2019 - 4/7/2020; 6:00-9:00pm
Location: Cape Cod Community College - Plymouth, Plymouth Municipal Airport, 246 South Meadow Road, Plymouth. Entrance available only through Gate 6.
Course Code: WPG390-67

Cost: $1,907
GCI Member Rate: $1,618. Membership verification will be required.
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This course consists of 150 classroom hours covering the following areas: Safety Review; Trade Math 104; Shop Production and Organization; Installation of Air Distribution Accessories; Air Systems; Duct Fabrication Standards; Introduction to Layout; Fabrication I – Parallel Line Development; Fabrication II – Radial Line Development; and Hands-on Shop Fabrication.

 



100-Hour HVAC 


This Course is offered in Partnership with Gould Construction Institute.
 

Date: Tues./Thurs. 9/17/2019 - 2/11/2020; 6:00-9:00pm *Cancelled due to low enrollment
Location: Cape Cod Community College - Plymouth, Plymouth Municipal Airport, 246 South Meadow Road, Plymouth. Entrance available only through Gate 6.
Course Code: WPG388-67

Cost: $1,907
GCI Member Rate: $1,618. Membership verification will be required.
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This course consists of 108 classroom hours covering the following areas: Refrigeration Theory; Evaporators; Metering Devices; Condensers; Compressors; Refrigeration Accessories; Refrigerants; Operation, Pressures & Temperatures; AC and Refrigeration Math; Multi Temperature Systems; Other Refrigeration Systems; Motors; Purgers and Absorption Systems; Definitions from ASHRAE 15 & 34; The Mass Refrigeration Code.

It is required that all students bring a copy of the current ASHRAE books (15 & 34) to class.

  

 

Rejuvenate Your Retirement

Dates: Tues., 10/22/19 & 10/29/19, 1-3pm
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Course Code: WPG015-63
FREE Guest Section: WPG015-65

Dates: Mon., 10/28/19 & 11/4/19, 9:30-11:30 am
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis
Course Code: WPG015-67
FREE Guest Section: WPG015-69
Cost: $39

This comprehensive course covers key issues for retirees.

Whether your objective is to become more active, give your life a new sense of purpose or make more informed financial decisions, Rejuvenate Your Retirement® has something for everyone. This comprehensive course covers key issues faced by retirees.

Discover new ways to stay mentally, physically and socially active, and learn about important financial topics such as tax reduction planning, investment risk management, healthcare planning and estate planning. Above all, discover how to apply this knowledge to pursue a more active, healthy and financially secure lifestyle in retirement.

This course includes a robust illustrated workbook.

Couples may attend together for a single registration fee. Class sizes are limited so register today!

 

 

Retirement Planning Today


 

Dates: Wed., 10/30/19-11/6/19; 6-9 pm
Location: CCCC Plymouth Aviation Hangar, 246 South Meadow Road, Plymouth
Course Code: WPG169-72
FREE Guest Section: WPG169-74
Cost: $49

Dates: Thurs., 11/7/19-11/14/19; 6-9 pm
Location: CCCC Plymouth Aviation Hangar, 246 South Meadow Road, Plymouth
Course Code: WPG169-75
FREE Guest Section: WPG169-77
Cost: $49

In this course you’ll learn how to: manage investment risks, use new tax laws to your advantage, make informed decisions about your company retirement plan, and adjust your estate plan to function properly under the new laws.

However, money is only one aspect of retirement planning. This course blends financial education with life planning to help you build wealth, align your money with your values, and achieve your retirement lifestyle goals.

This course includes a comprehensive illustrated textbook.

Couples may attend together for a single registration fee. Class sizes are limited so register today.

 

 

Middle Eastern Dance

Date: Tues. 9/3-12/17/2019; 3:30-6:20pm *Program cancelled
Location: CCCC Main Campus, Tilden Arts Center, l2240 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable
Course Code: WED207-67

Cost: $129
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This course serves as an introduction to the study of North African (Egypt and the Maghreb) and Middle Eastern dance and culture including history, composition, rhythms, finger cymbals, and styles of folkloric dance, drumming and costume. Students learn about the culture and world influence of the arts of the Middle East and North Africa.
 

  

Musical Theater Dance

Date: Tues./Thurs. 9/3-12/17/2019; 11am-12:15pm
Location: CCCC Main Campus, Tilden Art Center, 2240 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable
Course Code: WED235-67

Cost: $129
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This course is designed to develop students musical theater dance skills. The class covers the basic steps, vocabulary, and variations of jazz, tap and contemporary choreography as they relate to musical theater. The course explores the influence of award winning choreographers. Students cultivate acting skills and character development as channeled through dance. Although singing is not taught, the instructor emphasizes the importance of vocal training to complement musical theater dance training.

  



Stagecraft and Theater Techniques

Date: Tues./Thur. 9/3-12/17/2019; 12:30-1:45pm
Location: CCCC Main Campus, Tilden Art Center, 2240 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable
Course Code: WED205-67

Cost:$129
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Students explore various aspects of technical theater production through research, observation and practice. Students develop skills in the design, planning, engineering, construction, and manipulation of a variety of theatrical technologies, including scenery, color mixing and paint application techniques, hanging, installation and focusing of theatrical lighting instruments, and operation of industry standard lighting, sound and video projection mapping systems for production purposes. Students gain practical experience by supporting the department's theatrical productions.

 



Rehearsal and Performance

Date: Tues./Thur. 9/3-12/17/2019; 5-6:15pm
Location: CCCC Main Campus, Tilden Art Center, 2240 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable
Course Code: WED211-67

Cost: $129
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Rehearsal and Performance is a cross-disciplinary course where students learn the process of planning, preparing and presenting a live theatrical performance. Students employ diverse skills as members of the creative team, as performers and/or as run crew members in a college theatrical production.




Acting 1

Date: Tues./Thur. 9/3-12/17/2019; 12:30-1:45pm
Location: CCCC Main Campus, Tilden Art Center, 2240 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable
Course Code: WED205-67

Cost: $129
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Students explore basic acting concepts, characterization, script analysis, and improvisation to develop confidence and skill when performing before an audience. Through observation, practice and analysis a variety of tools and techniques for effective performance will be applied to acting exercises, scenes and monologues. 

 

History of Rock Music

Date: Tues./Thur. 9/3-12/17/2019; 9:30-10:45am
Location: CCCC Main Campus, Tilden Art Center, 2240 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable
Course Code: WED212-67

Cost:$129
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This course explores the origins, characteristics and stylistic development of rock music. The emphasis is on the artists, songwriters, and producers who have created the most famous hits and long term trends.
 

Jazz Combo

Date: Mon./Wed. 9/4-12/16/2019; 3:30-4:50pm
Location: CCCC Main Campus, Tilden Art Center, 2240 Iyannough Rd, West Barnstable
Course Code: WED206-67

Cost: $99
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Students rehearse and perform jazz in a variety of styles which may include: blues, Dixieland, swing, bebop, Latin, and rock. Performances on campus and in the immediate community are part of Jazz Combo activities. Students are expected to be able to read standard music notation. (Three class hours per week plus one dress rehearsal and one performance near the end of the semester.)
 

Bloodborne Pathogens and Infection Control for the Funeral Service Provider

Dates: *Postponed until January 2020
Location: ONLINE 3-Hour CEU Program 
Instructor: Daniel Shea
Course Code: WHN147-67

Cost: $99
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This online course satisfies all OSHA standards for bloodborne pathogens and infection control in an operatory setting. This course is unique in providing funeral specific bloodborne pathogen training, differentiating it from generalized courses in BBP typically available to licensed embalmers/directors and those seeking initial licensure requirements.

Although this course is specialized to meet or exceed the licensure needs of those working in a post-mortem setting, all content is relevant and pertinent to anti-mortem care and protection as well. The course covers: guidelines, precautions, infection control program elements, preventing transmission, hygiene, PPE use, and an in-depth approach to infectious agents.

This course was designed based on the OSHA requirements 239 CMR 3.12(13) and 29 CFR 1910.1030 as a direct instruction of the two standards with an in-depth instruction of the various components of the standards. Funeral Service providers are eligible for 3 CEUs.

About the Instructor: Professor Shea’s diverse background brings a well-rounded approach to each topic into the classroom. Prior to practicing post-Mortem care as a licensed embalmer and funeral director, Dan taught certification courses and continuing education courses for various healthcare professions and other safety and health-based professions. With a background in patient care and public health, Dan brings real life situations and applications into the classroom from his experience. Dan holds a Master of Public Health degree with a graduate certificate in Epidemiology and a graduate certificate in Health Education and Promotion. Prof. Shea also serves as a health inspector and has taught courses in infection control to Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Electrologists/Tattoo/Piercing, Nurses and Disaster Clean-up companies since 2008 and has been teaching adults/professionals in general since 2001
 

 

Bloodborne Pathogens and Infection Control for the Tattoo & Piercing Artist

Dates: 11/12/19 - 11/19/19 
Location: ONLINE 3-Hour Program
Instructor: Daniel Shea
Course Code: WHN148-67

Cost: $99
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This course satisfies all OSHA standards for bloodborne pathogens and infection control in a tattoo or piercing parlor. This course is unique in providing workplace specific bloodborne pathogen training, differentiating it from generalized courses in BBP typically available to professionals. Although this course is specialized to meet or exceed the certification needs of those working in a tattoo, piercing or electrology setting, all content is relevant and pertinent to all professions working with or around infectious agents. The course covers: guidelines, precautions, infection control program elements, preventing transmission, hygiene, PPE use, and an in-depth approach to infectious agents.

About the Instructor: Professor Shea’s diverse background brings a well-rounded approach to each topic into the classroom. Prior to practicing post-Mortem care as a licensed embalmer and funeral director, Dan taught certification courses and continuing education courses for various healthcare professions and other safety and health-based professions. With a background in patient care and public health, Dan brings real life situations and applications into the classroom from his experience. Dan holds a Master of Public Health degree with a graduate certificate in Epidemiology and a graduate certificate in Health Education and Promotion. Prof. Shea also serves as a health inspector and has taught courses in infection control to Dentists, Dental Hygienists, Electrologists/Tattoo/Piercing, Nurses and Disaster Clean-up companies since 2008 and has been teaching adults/professionals in general since 2001
 

  

Get Your Business Online with Google

Date: Tues., 11/5/2019; 1:00 – 2:30 pm
Location: Hyannis Center, 540 Main Street, Hyannis

Cost: FREE!
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Join the Center for Corporate and Professional Education at Cape Cod Community College and Bryan Caplan, speaker for the Grow with Google partner program, for an info-packed workshop dedicated to growing your business online.

Learn about Google My Business, a free tool for local businesses who want to connect with customers on Google Search and Maps. Get hands-on help creating or updating your business profile or a simple website.

In this session we’ll show you how to:

  • Create or claim your Business Profile on Google
  • Manage your business info across Google Search and Maps
  • Use Google My Business to connect with potential customers
  • Create a free website using the info from your Business Profile

SEATING IS LIMITED. REGISTER EARLY!

About Bryan Caplan: Bryan Caplan helps businesses elevate their digital presence. A national speaker for the Grow with Google partner program, award-winning CEO of Bryan Caplan Marketing and host of the Bigger Better Biz channel on YouTube, Bryan travels the country, presenting on a wide range of digital marketing topics to help small businesses grow and succeed.

Bryan has provided digital marketing strategy to well over 1,000 businesses since 2010 and is a guest lecturer at Suffolk University School of Business. He is also a contributing columnist to several publications including GoDaddy, WorldPay, BlueHost, Constant Contact, BusinessTown, and Endurance.