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Ocean County College Workforce and Professional Education

Workforce & Professional Education, WPE at OCC aims to empower individuals, as well as local businesses, by providing affordable, student-centered, high-quality vocational and professional development opportunities with clear pathways to success.

WPE offers a variety of training courses.  It's easy to register.  Peruse the list of available courses.  When you find one you like, click the ADD TO CART button.  You will complete a short registration form, make your payment, and Voilá!  You're registered!

 

Call us at  732-255-0409, 8AM-4PM, Monday-Friday.


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Courses

24-Hour Introduction to the Teaching Profession: Bridge Class (SRED-513)

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Prerequisite: Proof of successful completion of the 24-hour class in order to take our bridge class. If you have completed the 24-Hour Introduction to Teaching course but have not completed the entire New Pathways program, our bridge satisfies the requirement of additional 10 lecture hours & 16 clinical work hours. We have modified the New Pathways to Teaching Program to meet the new regulations from the NJDOE. Classroom observations, substitute teaching, tutoring, and working in an after-school program qualify as clinical work. No additional textbook is required. 1 CEU

Cost $50

Course Code: SRED-512

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Start date

03/11/2023

End date

03/16/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 50.00

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Advanced Project Management (CEBM-721)

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The course will prepare seasoned project managers and those new to the field to sit for the PMP exam. We'll cover: work breakdown structure, network diagrams, and the critical path; schedule development; risk management introduction; resource allocation; communication planning; stakeholder analysis; risk planning and management; risk identification techniques; project execution, delivery, and control; project close and more. Upon completion, you’ll have the required 35 hours to sit for Project Management Institute’s Project Management Professional Certification exam. Clock hours: 35 CEUs: 3.5 Instructor: John Juzbasich - Mondays 6-9pm

For assistance please call 732-255-0400 x2548

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Start date

02/13/2023

End date

04/10/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 500.00

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Alternate Route to Teaching (SRED-512)

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WEEKEND SECTION - NPTNJ is a partnership between Brookdale Community College and OCC. NPTNJ offers an alternate route teacher preparation program designed to provide candidates with the skills and strategies necessary to become excellent, successful teachers.

If you already hold a Bachelor’s or higher, our program allows you to become a licensed teacher without having to complete a traditional teacher training program. The NPTNJ program is regulated and approved by the NJ Department of Education NJDOE. CEUs - 3.5

Fri. 3/3 and 3/10 – 5-8pm
Sat. and Sun. 3/4, 3/5, 3/11, 3/12 – 8am 2pm

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Start date

03/03/2023

End date

03/12/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 295.00

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Alternate Route to Teaching (SRED-512)

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WEEKNIGHT SECTION -  NPTNJ is a partnership between Brookdale Community College and OCC. NPTNJ offers an alternate route teacher preparation program designed to provide candidates with the skills and strategies necessary to become excellent, successful teachers.

If you already hold a bachelor’s degree or higher, our program allows you to become a licensed teacher without having to complete a traditional teacher training program. The NPTNJ program is regulated and approved by the NJ Department of Education NJDOE. Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30-10pm

CEUs: 3.5

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Start date

02/28/2023

End date

03/16/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 295.00

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Anatomy & Physiology for the Health Care Professional Online (CEHO-104)

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Our online course is a prerequisite to receiving a coding, transcription, and electronic medical records certification. Our non-credit course does not substitute for Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II/BIOL 130 & 131.  This course is fully online and asynchronous with no required scheduled meetings. Textbook 4.8 CEU 

For assistance please call 732-255-0400 x2269

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Start date

02/13/2023

End date

05/01/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 399.00

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Certified Personal Trainer (CEHS-193)

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Our course consists of 15 on-line lecture hours covering the following topics:

  • Biomechanics
  • Equipment Usage
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Fitness Testing
  • Health Assessment

You get 15 hours of practical training labs featuring:

  • Role Playing Drills on Assessing Clients
  • Performing Proper Exercises
  • Presentation Skills
  • Programming

We include:

  • A Student Workbook.
  • Access to online study tools to help you take the Certified Personal Trainer exams.

CEU: 3.6
Cost: $599
Sessions: 5 Saturdays (online) 10am-5pm

One practical in-person review - Monday, March 20th, 6:30-9:30pm

Course Testing - Saturday, April 1st. 10am

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Start date

02/18/2023

End date

04/01/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 599.00

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Certified Professional Coder Exam Prep (CEHS-267)

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CPE Medical Coding Professional Certificate and/or relevant work experience recommended. Our comprehensive overview expands and enhances the coding skills you need to sit for the CPC national board exam. Focus on coding for medical practices. You pay the certification exam fees directly to the national organization. Fridays 6:00pm-10:00 pm

REQUIRED: Textbooks

3.6 CEU

For assistance please call 732-255-0400 x2269

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Start date

02/13/2023

End date

05/05/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 379.00

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Computerized Medisoft Billing Online (CEHO-108)

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Using medical software, learn to input patient information, schedule appointments, handle billing, and produce various lists and reports. 3.6 CEU.

This course is asynchronous and does not have required weekly meeting times. 

Instructor - Marilyn Knight

For assistance please call 732-255-0400 x2269

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Start date

02/13/2023

End date

05/19/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 399.00

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Culinary Foundations (CEFO-803)

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The Culinary Foundations program focuses on foundational & fundamental skills development & reinforcement as well as key knowledge & technique development for aspiring chefs. Participants will learn kitchen & food safety, knife skills, stocks, moist & dry heat cooking methods, plating & presentation, culinary nutrition, and how to prepare specific types of foods: salads, vegetables, soups, sauces, meat, poultry, fish, breads, pastries & foods for special diets. The program consists of online video content complimented by 4 in-person immersion days on campus (Thursdays 4-8:30pm)  for practice and assessment of newly gained skills.  11 CEUs  Sean Bips, Instructor

For assistance please call 732-255-0409

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Start date

02/13/2023

End date

04/20/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 750.00

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Dental Assisting (CEHS-126)

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Our dental assisting foundation course is designed for students with little to no knowledge of the field. Topics include anatomy, equipment, four-handed assisting techniques, hands-on presentation of dental procedures, infection control, instruments, materials, and terminology.

 

Included with the course is job shadowing experience and a career development workshop. Your successful completion of our Dental Assistant Course qualifies you as a Dental Assistant. Our program serves as a prerequisite for a Dental Radiology program.

 

REQUIRED: Textbook
Schedule: Thursdays 9am-1pm
CEU: 6.6
Cost: $699

Instructor: Christine Olsen

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Start date

01/26/2023

End date

05/11/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 699.00

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EKG Technician (CEHS-168)

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Topics covered include cardiac anatomy & physiology, electrode application technique, operation of the EKG machine & other monitoring devices, and the fundamental elements of an EKG strip. Be eligible to take the national certification exam through NHA for EKG Technician. The $125 exam fee is not included in tuition. Upon course completion and earning the CET credential, you are eligible for 3 college credits toward an Ocean County College General Education Associate's degree. Required: Textbook CUs: 3.6 (Wednesdays 6-9pm)

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Start date

02/15/2023

End date

05/10/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 649.00

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Electronic Health Record & CEHRS Exam Prep for Allied Health Careers Online (CEHO-109)

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Understand the need for electronic records and the terminology of the EHR systems. Gain hands-on experience working with an electronic health records software package. This course includes preparation for the NHA Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist Exam. ($117 exam cost not included in tuition).4.55 CEU.

This course is asynchronous and does not have required weekly meeting times. 

Instructor- Marilyn Knight

For assistance please call 732-255-0400 x2269

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Start date

02/13/2023

End date

05/19/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 399.00

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Excel I Beginner (CECI-828)

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This course helps you gain understanding of Microsoft Office Excel 2019 to create and work with electronic spreadsheets. Upon completion of our course, you’ll be able to:

  • Use the Excel menu system, Excel toolbars, and Excel task panes
  • Create, modify, and change data in an existing worksheet
  • Reverse and edit operations and save a workbook
  • Create mathematical formulas in a worksheet
  • Shortcut tips and tricks to automate essential tasks.

CEUs: .8
Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00-8:00pm
Instructor: Donna Parsons

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Start date

01/24/2023

End date

02/02/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 49.00

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Excel II Intermediate (CECI-829)

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This course will continue with Microsoft Excel topics including: functions, formula auditing group, named ranges, database functionality, freeze panes, page break preview, data validation, filtering, tables, and more.

CEUs: .8

Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00-8:00pm

Instructor: Donna Parsons

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Start date

02/07/2023

End date

02/16/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 49.00

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Excel III Advanced (CECI-830)

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Many businesses require individuals to possess advanced Excel skills. In this course, learn how to use what-if Analysis tools such as scenarios and solver, record and run macros, create advanced charts and use complex functions. importing/exporting data, combo charts, and more.

 

CEUs: .8

Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00-8:00pm

Instructor: Donna Parsons

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Start date

02/21/2023

End date

03/02/2023

Location

Ocean County College Campus

$ 49.00

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