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TASC

CFA 1101

This course is a comprehensive review for students wanting to receive their High School Equivalency Diploma. Students will prepare to take the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC™). This test replaced the GED® test for New York State in 2014. The focus of the classes will be on reading/writing, science, social studies, and, mathematics. TASC™ testing is determined by pre-test scores and instructor recommendation. Students may require more than one session of preparation prior to testing. This class will include homework. The required book for this course is TASC Prep Fourth Edition with 2 Practice Tests by Kaplan.

TASC II

CFA 1102

This course is for students who have progressed though TASCâ„¢ but need additional review in order to sit for the TASCâ„¢ exam. This course will in-clude review of reading/writing, science, social studies, and mathematics. This class will include homework. The required book for this course is TASC Prep Fourth Edition with 2 Practice Tests by Kaplan.

English as a New Lang TASC

CFA 1117

Este curso cubre los conceptos básicos del inglés: el alfabeto, los números, las fechas, los nombres, etc., que se enseñarán y se revisarán en cada clase. Los estudiantes aprenderán gramática básica, pronunciación, ortografía, vocabulario, lectura, escritura y expresión oral y habilidades de comprensión auditiva. A medida que avance la clase, se desarrollarán unidades de estudio más desafiantes que incluyen la atención médica, la participación cívica y la conversación en tiempo pasado y futuro. El objetivo es proporcionar a los estudiantes las herramientas en inglés para la vida cotidiana en el hogar y el trabajo. La cultura americana, un tema muy amplio, se incluye en cada clase. La clase está abierta a todos niveles. En la segunda sesión, se dedicará mas tiempo a la preparación para el examen TASC.

English as a New Lang II TASC

CFA 1118

Este curso cubre los conceptos básicos del inglés: el alfabeto, los números, las fechas, los nombres, etc., que se enseñarán y se revisarán en cada clase. Los estudiantes aprenderán gramática básica, pronunciación, ortografía, vocabulario, lectura, escritura y expresión oral y habilidades de comprensión auditiva. A medida que avance la clase, se desarrollarán unidades de estudio más desafiantes que incluyen la atención médica, la participación cívica y la conversación en tiempo pasado y futuro. El objetivo es proporcionar a los estudiantes las herramientas en inglés para la vida cotidiana en el hogar y el trabajo. La cultura americana, un tema muy amplio, se incluye en cada clase. La clase está abierta a todos niveles. En la segunda sesión, se dedicará mas tiempo a la preparación para el examen TASC.

Computer Skill - College Prep

CFA 1347

The purpose of this non-credit course is to prepare incoming students, primarily in the New Start for Women program, to have the basic computer skills needed for college level learning in the SUNY Ulster Business & Professional Studies Program, specifically the General Management Certificate. This is accomplished through gaining an understanding of the components of a computer, hardware, software and internet based applications and then practice to increase and master skill levels. This course prepares students with inadequate computer skills to be ready to undertake Bus 171, 272 as well as ACC 101 where basic computer skills are required. Learning Outcomes - at the end of the course students will be able to: Demonstrate basic computer skills necessary to be successful in Business and other college courses including: -start up and shut down the computer -navigate the operating system and start applications -perform basic file and desktop organization and management -perform simple word processing and spreadsheet entry (to be continued in BUS 171) -print documents -send, receive and manage emails -navigate the Internet -utilize increased awareness of Internet security and safety

Photo Collage Time

CFK 1829

Make your selfies and family, friends, pets or life photos into a masterpiece by learning various collage techniques. This creative and kinesthetic zoom workshop is great for the beginner or advanced youth to learn cool and innovative ways to personalize their photographs. Leading this eco montage class is Star Nigro, a professional commercial and exhibiting fine art photographer and the program director of MyKingstonKids. Be a part of this fun and creative class. Be sure to have your own 4x6 photos to work with at class time. One week before class begins, pick up a bag of surprise eco materials at the Kingston Center. (A date/time will be emailed to you.) Materials Bag Fee: $5-10, pay at time of pick up.

Heating Professional Training

DCB 1036

Learn how to optimize the performance of heating equipment to help save energy and ensure occupant comfort, health, and safety. Approved for 8.5 BPI CEUs. Approved by New York State Bureau of Veterans Education for payment of VA Education Benefits. Prerequisite: BPI Building Analyst training. This class will be delivered via Remote Learning via Zoom on Mon-Wed. On Thurs the class will be held at the Kelder Center located on our Stone Ridge Campus. Written exams will either be done via ZoomPro or in person at the Kingston Center Campus on Friday following guidance from BPI.

CASAC - Section I

DCB 1037

Introduces students to the issues related to alcohol and substance abuse, including the role of the professional. Provides a knowledge base regarding the models and theories of addictions and other chemical abuse. (Fulfills 85 hours of Section I) *This class will meet remotely via Zoom.

Notary Public Workshop

DCB 1260

This class, endorsed by the American Society of Notaries, prepares students to pass the New York State notary exam and provides a comprehensive view of the notary public office. Instructor: E. Haddeland, Esq., is a licensed attorney and notary public in New York State.

Start Your Own Business

DCB 1400

This seminar provides students with a checklist for starting a small business and includes personal assessment; How to register a new business; Employer ID numbers; NYS and NYC permits and licenses; Business insurance and much more! If you want to start a business but wonder hot to go about doing it, this seminar is for you. Learn what makes a successful startup possible as well as what must be in place to keep the business running successfully.

Child Abuse Rec & Rep Online

DCB 1454

This self-paced, open-entry online course will teach you about man-dated reporting to meet the requirements for the two-hour certification course as part of Section 413 of the New York Social Services Law. Learn the physical and behavioral signs of child abuse, neglect and maltreat-ment. Certificate is mailed upon completion.

AUTOCAD

DCB 1600

This course is designed to prepare students to take the Autodesk ACU exam. Students are introduced to the AutoCAD drawing platform using the flowing drafting methods: Geometric Construction, Orthographic Projection, Sectioning and Isometric Views. Special emphasis is placed on dimensioning, white space layout, GUI customization, scaling, and line weight. After successful completion of this course students will be proficient with the AutoCAD software and have an understanding of the fundamentals of drafting. This course is the non-credit equivalent to MFG 111. Communication from SUNY Ulster and the student will be through SUNY Ulster e-mail communication. You will be asked to monitor that e-mail before and during this course.

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.

Certified ProductionTechnician

DCB 1786

SUNY Ulster has partnered with local manufacturers to offer this course to prepare job seekers and employees with the skills needed to work in a manufacturing environment. The Certified Production Technician (CPT) program recognizes, through certification, individuals who demonstrate mastery of the core competencies of manufacturing production: Safety, Quality Practices & Measurement; Manufacturing Processes & Production, and Maintenance Awareness. This course will raise the level of performance of production workers, assisting individuals in finding higher-wage jobs and helping employers ensure their workforce increases the company's productivity and competitiveness. This course is the non-credit equivalent to MFG 101. Course price does not include the MSSC registration fee and MSSC assessment fee for the four assessments to achieve certification. Material fee for those pursuing certification is $312. Communication from SUNY Ulster and the student will be through SUNY Ulster e-mail communication. You will be asked to monitor that e-mail before and during this course.

Building Analyst Training

DCB 1842

Prepares students to perform whole house energy assessments, identifying 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 receive Building Analyst Certification. Approved by New York State Bureau of Veterans Education for payment of VA Education Benefits. Approved for 8.5 BPI CEUs. This class will be delivered via Remote Learning via Zoom on Mon-Wed. On Thurs the class will be held at the Kelder Center located on our Stone Ridge Campus. Written exams will either be done via ZoomPro or in person at the Kingston Center Campus on Friday following guidance from BPI. Prerequisite: Basic building science background strongly recommended. Reference textbook: Residential Energy ISBN: 9781880120231 *This course is being offered at a reduced rate through a grant opportunity from NYSERDA. Students who reside outside of New York State and students who live in the following New York State locations are NOT eligible for this discounted rate: all of Long Island, Akron, Andover, Angelica, Arcade, Bath, Bergen, Boonville, Brocton, Castile, Churchville, Endicott, Fairport, Frankfort, Greene, Groton, Hamilton, Holley, Ilion, Lake Placid, Little Valley, Marathon, Massena, Mayville, Mohawk, Penn Yan, Village of Philadelphia, Plattsburgh, Richmondville, Rouses Point, Salamanca, Silver Springs, Skaneateles, Solvay, Spencerport, Springville, Theresa, Tupper Lake, Watkins Glen, Wellsville, Westfield. If you live in any of the above mentioned locations and you are still interested in registering for this course at the full $995, please contact our registration team directly at: 845-339-2025

Envelope Professional Training

DCB 1843

Learn to quantify whole-house performance and prescribe improvements to help tighten the building envelope (shell), stop uncontrolled air leakage, install needed insulation, and optimize comfort, durability and HVAC performance. Prerequisite: BPI Building Analyst training. Approved for 8.5 BPI CEUs.

Electrical Theory I - Basics

DCB 1947

This electricity fundamentals course is geared towards those looking to understand electricity as it relates to a manufacturing or construction career. Topics covered will include basic electrical principles, Ohm's Law, Watt's Law, power, energy, series & parallel circuits, ampacity, wire sizing, magnetism, alternating current, capacitors, inductors, 3-phase power, motors, troubleshooting, and electrical safety. This course includes a lab component.

Mathematics for Manufacturing

DCB 2064

An introductory course in mathematics designed to acquaint students with the concepts, terms, and formulas required by technical careers in manufacturing and green technology. The application of fractions, decimals, unit conversion including metric, and using algebraic formulas will be the initial focus, using industry-specific examples to develop students' mechanical problem solving skills. An introduction to geometry and trigonometry necessary for design, layout, and assembly will be studied.

CNC Programming Mill & Lathe

DCB 2213

This hybrid course covers the fundamentals of machining metals starting with manual mill and lathe and advancing towards a three axis mill and lathe. Using CNC Programming and an online CNC Learning System students will be introduced to the fundamentals of set-up and operation of mills and lathes (Haas Toolroom Mill and Lathe). A hands-on practical demonstration of skills learned is required. Textbook and online access to learning system included in course price. Mandatory lab is held at BOCES on Tues from 5:30-7:30pm as listed. All other learning in done online. Material needed: USB Memory Stick Optional tools: 1” micrometer and Vernier caliper


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