Category Archives: Workforce Development

Atlantic Cape Offers Online Training for Busy Professionals

Upgrade your current skills and develop new talents in the comfort of your own home by enrolling in online training courses through Atlantic Cape Community College’s Workforce Development division.

Hundreds of courses are available in topics ranging from Business, Grant Writing/Nonprofits, Health Care, Career Development, Personal Enrichment, Teaching, Web Programming and more. Continue reading

Learn About Atlantic Cape’s Nursing and Health Career Programs At Upcoming Information Sessions

Atlantic Cape Community College will host information sessions this fall for those interested in learning more about careers in health care and nursing.

If you wish to learn about regional training and career options and exploring employment and educations opportunities, the following Health Career Planning Sessions will take place: 5:30-7 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 7, at the Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House, and 5:30-7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 7 in Room J 202 of the Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike.

Students interested in Atlantic Cape’s degree programs in Respiratory Therapy, Radiologic Technology, Biomedical Science, Health Services and Nursing are encouraged to attend. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Will Offer Social Media Workshops for Businesses and Nonprofits

Atlantic Cape Community College will offer four separate workshops focused on using social media effectively in business or the nonprofit sector. Each workshop will meet 6-9 p.m. on an upcoming Tuesday or Thursday at the Mays Landing Campus, located at 5100 Black Horse Pike. The following workshops will be offered:

Social Media for Professional Business (Nov. 2) focuses on using social media to engage customers and market your business and on discovering which social media tools potential customers favor.

Social Media: Using Twitter and Instagram (Nov. 14) is geared toward beginners and provides information and guidance on cultivating followers, creating an editorial calendar, defining the theme of your Twitter or Instagram, and balancing fun, interactive elements like pictures and videos. Continue reading

‘Table Games – Quick Start’ Program Offered at Casino Career Institute

The Casino Career Institute at Atlantic Cape Community College has prepared more than 50,000 people for rewarding careers in gaming and continues to offer top-notch training for those who wish to enter the global casino profession.

CCI is offering a new program, “Table Games – Quick Start” in three different selections: Blackjack, Roulette or Baccarat (choose one); Craps and Carnival Games (two games for one price); and Blackjack, Pai Gow Poker or Pai Gow Tiles (choose one). Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Offers Substitute Teacher Certification

Atlantic Cape Community College will offer a new certification program for those interested in becoming substitute teachers. This 10-hour program provides an overview of the role and expectations of the substitute teacher, as well as the application and certification process. Upon completion, students will receive one Continuing Education Unit.

Training includes:

  • The role of the substitute teacher
  • Growth and development by age level
  • Appropriate teaching strategies
  • Classroom management
  • Practical ideas and resources
  • Application process
  • Professionalism in and out of the classroom
  • Health and safety issues

The class will be offered 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Nov. 4 and 11, at the Mays Landing Campus.

Cost is $139. For more information, call 609-343-5655 or visit www.atlantic.edu/conted. An unofficial college transcript indicating a minimum of 60 college credits earned is required the first day of class. The Mays Landing Campus is located at 5100 Black Horse Pike.

 

Atlantic Cape Offers ‘Club 50 Plus’ Enrichment Workshops for Seniors

Atlantic Cape Community College’s Club 50 Plus will offer workshops this fall designed to enhance the personal, professional and social lives of older learners.

Alzheimer’s 101, presented by Alzheimer’s New Jersey, provides a comprehensive overview for anyone who wants to learn about memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 11. Registration is required to reserve a seat in this workshop.

During The Essential Tools for Life (and Death) Planning, Raymond N. Beebee, Esq., CPA, a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, will provide essential information involving wills, powers of attorney and advanced directives, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 25.

Buying on eBay will introduce the world of eBay and review all aspects of how to use eBay for buying, 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 11. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Offers New Entrepreneur Training Workshops at Cape May County Campus

Atlantic Cape Community College will offer a series of entrepreneur training workshops at its Cape May County Campus this fall for those interested in successfully marketing their own business.

Entrepreneur Marketing Basics teaches participants how to successfully market their products or services and will cover essential marketing plan components and the latest digital marketing and networking strategies, 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10. Cost is $39.

During Crowdfunding: The New Way to Raise Money!, attendants learn all about the new way to raise money for their causes, campaigns, projects or business, 6-9 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 16. Cost is $39. Continue reading