Education

UCC's Spring 2015 Continuing Ed. Courses Announced

adc819e76fcab06d761d_UCC_logo.jpg
adc819e76fcab06d761d_UCC_logo.jpg

CRANFORD, NJ – Registration is now open for Continuing Education courses at Union County College (UCC). Classes are offered for adults, as well as youth ages 11-18, and programs run from early February through mid-May.  UCC offers non-credit classes for professional development, career enhancement, leisure and personal enrichment, English as a Second Language (ESL), and courses in Spanish.

New professional development classes for spring include: Strategy in the 21st Century Corporation, Become a Game Changer, Introduction to Lean Six Sigma, Introduction to Data Analysis, Spanish for Healthcare Providers, Your Business Image, and Crafting Your Visions into Reality: The Circle of Life Coaching Blueprint for Success.

New youth programs include Learning Strategies for Middle and High School Students that help students become better and more independent learners. New enrichment classes include: Screenwriting Introduction, Write Your Story, Digital Photography for Beginners, Seva Stress Release for Self-Care and Others, Care for the Caregiver, and Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care.

Sign Up for E-News

Also offered are a number of courses which lead to certification by the Fiber Optics Association including the Certified Fiber Optics Technician (CFOT), Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing and Maintenance (CFOS/T) and Certified Fiber Optics Specialist Outside Plant (CFOS/O).  The Nutrition Specialist Certification program, which meets the American Academy of Sports Dieticians and Nutritionist’s’ Nutrition Specialist (AASDN) credential, has been added to the curriculum this spring.

View the Spring 2015 catalog at www.ucc.edu/noncredit. To enroll online, go to http://www.ucc.edu/noncredit/instantenrollment.aspx. One can also enroll by calling the Office of Continuing Education at (908) 709-7600 or by visiting the office on the Cranford campus. For directions to the campus or more info about Union County College, visit www.ucc.edu.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Scotch Plains/Fanwood

New Ice Rink Gets Green Light from Westfield Town Council

May 23, 2018

WESTFIELD, NJ — A standing room-only crowd cheered and booed Tuesday night after the town council, with a 6-3 vote, passed a resolution granting Mayor Shelley Brindle the authority to negotiate a lease agreement with Arena Realty Partners for a temporary ice rink at Gumbert Park this winter.

Brindle made her case for testing out the public-private partnership.

“I don’t ...

Capitalist or Communist?

Karl Marx may have been the pioneer, but many other Jews were also involved in the struggle for communism, particularly in the early days of the Russian revolution. Personally, I don’t think that we have any apologies to make for this phenomenon. Having suffered unbearably under successive oppressive regimes, many of those political activists genuinely thought communism would be better ...

The Facts About Vaping

May 13, 2018

Dear Editor:

The recent public discussion about vaping and “Juuling” that occurred at our high school really opened the eyes of a lot of parents who may have been clueless about what their kids are doing to themselves. There is a lot of conflicting and confusing information available online, on YouTube and social media about the so-called benefits of vaping vs. smoking ...

Wardlaw+Hartridge Students Shine at Spring Concert

May 23, 2018

EDISON, NJ -- Lower School students at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison showcased their vocal and instrumental talents in the Grades 2-5 Spring Concert on May 10.

Highlights of the concert included two vocal selections from The Sound of Music - My Favorite Things by the third and fourth grade and Do Re Mi by the third grade, the Hebrew lullaby Numi Numi by the second and fifth ...

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_ba317921a2cba7b2db89_great_american_read

Thu, May 24, 7:00 PM

Scotch Plains Public Library, Scotch Plains

The Great American Read Kickoff Celebration

Arts & Entertainment

Fri, June 1, 8:00 AM

Royce Brook Golf Club, Hillsborough Township

Liam's Room 5th Annual Charity Golf Outing

Giving Back Sports