Programs and Courses for Career Development
Spring 2015 Training Guide
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Professional Development for Teachers
Bland County Schools will be offering 2 hybrid classes during Spring 2015 semester. Both of these classes will meet 1 time at Bland Elementary School. The remainder of these 4-week classes will be delivered online. CLASSES ARE OPEN TO OTHER TEACHERS IN THE WCC SERVICE REGION.
ITE 199-60H/HL / iPads for Instruction: Meeting the Needs of the 21st century learner. - begins March 14.
EDU 199-60H/HL / Utilizing Online Resources to Increase Student Engagement in the K-12 classroom - begins April 25.
Click here for flyer with both classes.
To register, contact Jane Mitchell at firstname.lastname@example.org or (276) 223-4820.
WELD 1005 / Fundamentals of Gas Metal Arc Welding
Workforce Development is offering 2 classes during Spring 2015 semester. Click here for flyer with registration form on page 2.
WELD 1010 / Gas Metal Arc Welding Certification Training
3 classes will be offered for GMAW Certification. For more information, click here for flyer with registration form on page 2.
OSHA 10 / General Industry and Construction Certification Courses
For more information, click here for flyer.
EPA 608 / Refrigerant Technician Certification AND NEC 2011 National Electric Code Exam Review
Workforce Development is offering the EPA 608 Refrigerant Technican Certification class and the National Electric Code Exam Review class.
Click here for flyer with information on both of these certification classes.
Spanish for Healthcare Providers
This class is for those in the healthcare field who seek basic conversational skills in Spanish. For more information click here for flyer with registration form on page 2.
Local Anesthesia for Practicing Dental Hygienists
This is a hybrid class beginning on March 16th online. For complete details, click here for flyer with registration form on page 2.
Dental Radiation Safety Classes
Online portion begins
Feburary 9, 2015
March 6, 2015 / 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
February 23, 2015
March 20, 2015 / 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
March 16, 2015
April 10, 2015 / 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
For more information or to register, contact Lisa Lowe at (276) 223-4867 or email@example.com
American Heart Association Classes
Workforce Development at WCC is now offering First Aid and CPR classes to individuals and employers. We are currently offering NEW and RECERTIFICATION classes in each of the areas below. Click each
link for a printable pdf file.
- Advance Cardiac Life Support
- Basic Life Support
- Heartsaver First Aid w/AED
- Pediatric Advanced Life Support
For more information or to register, contact Shannon Shupe at (276) 223-4856 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Workforce Development offers a 4-week Nurse Aide class which includes classroom instruction as well as clinical instruction at a local employer. For more information, click here for the Nurse Aide program flyer. To register, contact Shannon Shupe at (276) 223-4856 or email@example.com.
Wastewater Classes - Spring 2015
ENV 40 - Basic Wastewater Licensure Review and ENV 146 Advanced Wastewater Licensure Review
March 23 - 26, 2015
For more details on Wastewater class, click here.
For wastewater class registration, click here.
Basic Contractor Business Licensing
Basic Contractor Licensing class is offered on the main campus of Wytheville Community College, at the Crossroads Institute in Galax, and at the Smyth County Education Center in Atkins. For class dates and registration form, click here for Contractor 2015.
For more information, contact Jane Mitchell at (276) 223-4820 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Employer Customized AWS Welding Certification Training
For Employers seeking specific AWS (American Welding Society) Code training and certification in a qualified GMAW (Gas Metal Arc Welding) structural steel or structural aluminum process. For more information, contact Roger Halsey at 276 223-4113 or email@example.com.
Employer Customized OSHA 10/Construction and General Industry Training
For employers seeking OSHA 10 General Industry or Construction Safety Training for Employees. The 10 hour course can be designed to meet your scheduling needs. For more information, contact Roger Halsey at 276 223-4113 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
NATE-North American Technician Excellence Residential/Light Commercial HVAC Certification Exams
For employers, contractors, installation and service technicians seeking Core and Specialty Certification Exams, Wytheville Community College is an approved NATE Testing Organization. For more information, contact Roger Halsey at 276 223-4113 or email@example.com.
For employers seeking on-site training for employee forklift operators. The course can be designed to meet your scheduling needs. For more information, contact Roger Halsey at 276 223-4113 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Income Tax School
WCC's Income Tax School offers a variety of tax preparation courses for individuals and businesses. Visit our course website at: www.theincometaxschool.com/wcc
Online Test Preparation Courses (GRE, GMAT, LSAT, SAT/ACT)
Click here for flyer on Test Preparation courses offered online through Ed2Go.
Online Non-credit Classes (starting every month)
Ed2Go is an online provider of non-credit classes including a variety of personal and professional development topics. There is no minimum enrollment for these classes. Visit our course website for class details, start dates, and pricing at www.ed2go.com/wcc
Gatlin Education - Career Courses Online
Gatlin Education is an online provider of career focused training. Financial assistance is available through Gatlin Education. There is no minimum enrollment for these career courses. Visit our course website for class details and pricing at http://careertraining.ed2go.com/wcc/
Apply & Register for Classes
Do you know your student id? If not, contact us before completing the online application. You will need your id to complete it. Click here to apply online. https://apply.vccs.edu/oa/launch.action
Workforce Non-credit Application / Registration