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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.

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

CASAC - Section II

DCB 1038

Provides an in-depth understanding of the theories and practice of individual, family and group counseling of substance use disorders. Learn to recognize substance use disorders using the DSM-V, identify risk factors for prevention, and relapse. Cultivate techniques that enhance cultural competence and the principles of group and family counseling with individuals that have substance use disorders. You will be introduced to the use of addiction medications for individuals with co-occurring disorders, for the suppression of withdrawal, and to relieve cravings. (Fulfills 150 hours in Section II) *This class will meet remotely via Zoom.

CASAC - Section III

DCB 1039

Examines the basic concepts relevant to understanding the process of Clinical Assessment/Evaluation and Treatment for addictive behaviors. Offers an introduction to case management, treatment planning, goal setting with measurable objectives, time frames; activities, evaluation, relapse-prevention, and discharge planning as well as introducing prevention and family education. (Fulfills 70 hours in Section III) *This class will meet remotely via Zoom.

CASAC - Section IV

DCB 1040

Addresses Ethical Responsibilities for counseling professionals by presenting an overview of ethical thought, principles, and decision making. Content also addresses confidentiality, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), the OASAS requirement of two hours of Mandated Reporter training, and Counselor Wellness. (Fulfills 45 hours in Section IV) *This class will meet remotely via Zoom.

Building Analyst Field Test

DCB 1143

The BPI Field Test will be given by appointment. Testing will be done in our Kelder Test House located in Stone Ridge, NY. Field tests are subject to a $200 non-refundable fee.

BPI Envelope Field Exam

DCB 1149

The BPI Envelope Professional Field Test will be given by appointment. Field tests are subject to a $200 non-refundable fee.

Heating Prof Field Exam

DCB 1150

The BPI Heating Professional Field Test will be given by appointment. Testing will be done in our Kelder Test house located in Stone Ridge, NY. Field tests are subject to a $200 non-refundable fee.

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.

BPI A/C Heat Pump Written Exam

DCB 1262

This is the written exam for BPI AC Heat Pump Professional

BPI A/C Heat Pump Field Exam

DCB 1270

The BPI AC/heat Pump Field Test will be given by appointment. Testing will be done in our Kelder test house located in Stone Ridge, NY. Field tests are subject to a $200 non-refundable fee.

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.

Bartending, Art of with TIPS

DCB 1639

This hands-on course presents a thorough introduction to the in-demand field of bartending. At the completion of the course, you will be familiar with: • Industry standards & acceptable service • Common terminology & equipment used • A variety of alcoholic beverages — beers, mixed drinks, wines and trending cocktails (how to prepare drinks from the exotic to popular standards) • Health & hygiene regulations/sanitation • Customer service & attitude • Selling techniques & showmanship • Menu development • Bar set-up & preparation You must be at least 18 years old to attend. Instructor: J. Snyder. Proof of age is required.


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