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Bartending, Art of with TIPS

DCB 1639

This hands-on course presents a thorough introduction to the in-demand field of bartending. Students learn how to prepare drinks from the exotic to the ever popular standards, the art of presentation, customer interactions, and the responsibilities that accompany this job. Students must be at least 18 years old to attend. Proof of age is required.

CASAC Fast Track Day II-I

DCB 1646

Section I: Knowledge of alcoholism and substance abuse (85 hours) Learning through class discussion and case study, students will be given a general review of substance abuse and alcoholism as well as training related to tobacco use and nicotine dependence. Study will include an overview of the addictions field, learning the language of addiction treatment through the study of concepts, practice and research. Class participants will develop an understanding of treatment models, both traditional and nontraditional. Students will become familiar with diagnostic instruments and study the diagnostic criteria of the DSM and ICD, and also be introduced to the use of toxicology tests and screening. Coursework will also include the study of Twelve Step and Mutual Aid groups.

CASAC Fast Track Day Sec II-II

DCB 1647

Section II: Alcoholism and substance abuse counseling (150 hours) Includes the study of the theory and practice of both group and individual counseling. Through experiential learning and group activities, students will consider the cultural competence needed for culturally sensitive treatment. Students will reflect on the specific prevention and treatment needs of particular populations. Class participants will look at theories of human development and how they relate to substance abuse and be introduced to the practice of working with affected family members and significant others.

CASAC Fast Track Evening I-I

DCB 1685

Section I: Knowledge of alcoholism and substance abuse (85 hours) Learning through class discussion and case study, students will be given a general review of substance abuse and alcoholism as well as training related to tobacco use and nicotine dependence. Study will include an overview of the addictions field, learning the ‘language’ of addiction treatment through the study of concepts, practice and research. Class participants will develop an understanding of treatment models, both traditional and nontraditional. Students will become familiar with diagnostic instruments and study the diagnostic criteria of the DSM and ICD, and also be introduced to the use of toxicology tests and screening. Coursework will also include the study of Twelve Step and Mutual Aid groups.

CASAC Fast Track Evening I-II

DCB 1686

Section II: Alcoholism and substance abuse counseling (150 hours) Section II includes the study of the theory and practice of both group and individual counseling. Through experiential learning and group activities, students will consider the cultural competence needed for culturally sensitive treatment. Student will reflect on the specific prevention and treatment needs of particular populations. Class participants will look at theories of human development and how they relate to substance abuse and be introduced to the practice of working with affected family members and significant others.

Social Media Mkt -Build a Busn

DCB 1789

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, & Instagram are some of the popular social media platforms used by billions of people every day. Unlike traditional forms of media, these platforms allow businesses to create genuine, dynamic connections with their customers. This seminar will provide an overview of today's popular social media platforms and why they are important to the success and growth of your small business.

Building Analyst Training

DCB 1842

This training prepares students to perform comprehensive, "whole-house" energy assessments, identify a building’s problems at the root cause and prescribing and prioritizing solutions based on building science principles. Upon successful completion of the written and field exams, students will receive Building Analyst certification. Building Analyst is a prerequisite for several other BPI certifications. Prerequisite: basic building science background is strongly recommended Suggested textbook: Residential Energy, ISBN: 9781880120095

CASAC Info Session

DCB 1853

For those interested in becoming an addictions counselor or for professionals who wish to re-specialize in addiction counseling, these sessions will address the training, education, and competencies required. Speak to a Program Coordinator about how academic coursework may substitute for some of the requisite training hours.

BPI BA Field Test Prep

DCB 1883

This workshop reviews diagnostic procedures to help the student develop the skills and knowledge required for the BPI Building Analyst Certification Field Test. This course is by appointment only.

SpeedECoder

DCB 2000

A one year online subscription that provides online access to ICD-10 and CPT codes. Class should be taken on a PC.

Basics of Grooming

DCB 2006

This introductory course prepares you for a career as a pet groomer assistant, owner or caregiver through in-class and hands-on training. Requirements: Completion of the Pet Education Certificate course, the Pet First Aid/CPR course and at least 20 hours of internships at approved animal care facilities (instructor will assist in securing the necessary internships) within six months after the final class date. 4.7 CEUs

Starting a Pet Business

DCB 2007

In order to stand out in the pet industry you need to think outside the box and do your research. This course will save you time and money by giving you the tools to do it right the first time and how to avoid the pitfalls. Topics include business planning, acquiring permits, creating a unique business, tips to increase revenue, marketing, where to go for free assistance and much more. Course includes a 30-minute phone consultation with the instructor.

ICD 10 Using SpeedECoder

DCB 2035

This course prepares students for entry-level jobs in a doctor’s office or other medical facility. CPT Coding is covered including Medicare Fraud and Abuse, and Evaluation and Management. STUDENTS MUST REGISTER FOR DCB 2000-03, SpeedECoder unless they already have a subscription. Class should be taken on a PC.

Gambling Disorder ScreenAssess

DCB 2039

Participants will be able to conduct a comprehensive psycho-social evaluation based on OASAS regulations as well as learn to execute evidenced-based screening instruments such as: Lie-Bet; SOGS & DSM-4 Pathological Gambling Screen. Additionally, students will diagnose gambling disorder symptoms based on DSM-5 criteria. Instructor: W. Hill

BPI Bldg Science Certificate

DCB 2097

Are you considering a career in green buildings, sustainability or energy efficiency? Do you already work in the residential building trades? If so, basic building science knowledge is critical to your success. Earning the Building Science Principles certificate is your first step into the world of energy efficient home performance. Building science demonstrates how various components of the home interact to affect the home’s overall performance. Understand the relationship between the building envelope, heating, A/C, insulation, mechanical ventilation, lighting, appliances and other systems of the home. Learn how all of these systems affect the comfort, health and safety of occupants and durability of the home. Discover why improving the energy efficiency of the home is the first step toward solar, geothermal or other renewable energy improvements. Fee includes an online exam and textbook.

Electrical Theory II

DCB 2135

This course continues on where Electrical I leaves off and is geared towards those in an advanced manufacturing career pathway. This course includes a lab component. Prerequisite: Electrical Theory I Basics or equivalent. Instructor: K. Crawford

sUAS Intro, Drone Piloting

DCB 2164

If you are new to drone piloting, this 12-hour course will give you all the vital skills and information you need to start piloting drones safely and legally. This comprehensive course is designed to provide thorough instruction on drone systems, use applications, legal issues, maintenance, and FAA regulations, in addition to piloting skills and safety best practices. The course fee includes a quadcopter with a camera, computer flight simulator, and workbook.

Drone Pilot Test Prep

DCB 2165

To legally operate a drone for any business purpose, FAA regulations now require remote pilot certification. This course prepares you to successfully pass the comprehensive FAA knowledge test. Topics covered include regulations, airspace, weather, loading and performance, and operations. The course fee includes a workbook, 50 FAA sample test questions, and six hours of instruction. Certification testing must be administered at an authorized FAA Knowledge Testing Center and is NOT included in the course fee.

Keep a Bus Growing&Profitable

DCB 2168

In this workshop, you will learn skills to grow your new business and keep it growing over time. The discussion of competition, marketing, and pricing will help you navigate flux in the marketplace to keep your business consistently growing. Strategies for hiring will help you get the right people for the job as the business expands. Topics include: competitive advantage concepts and strategies, learning from your competitors, marketing for business success, costing and pricing strategies, employee hiring and motivation.


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