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Register for Fall 2017 Continuing Education Classes

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The fall 2017 brochure of certifications and courses offered by the Office of Continuing Education at Union County College are now available online at www.ucc.edu. Classes are available for adults and seniors, as well as youth ages 11-18. Programs run from mid-September through mid-December. The Office of Continuing Education offers a variety of courses that lead to certification, professional development, career enhancement, leisure and personal enrichment and classes in Spanish.  

Certification programs including the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB) Certified Bookkeeper (CB) credential, IFMA’s Facility Management Professional (FMP®) Certification, the World Instructor Training Schools (W.I.T.S.) Personal Trainer Certification and the National Health Career Association’s (NHA) EKG and Phlebotomy Technician Certifications.   

Professional development programs offered this fall include Introduction to QuickBooks, Human Resource Management, Microsoft Windows 10, and Microsoft Office 2016 including Access, Excel, PowerPoint and Word, Nutrition Concepts for Success, Real Estate, Anatomy and Physiology, Anatomy and Medical Terminology for Billers and Coders. 

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Enrichment classes offered this fall include All-Level Oil/Acrylic Painting, Abdominal/Core Strengthening, Guitar Knit & Crochet for Beginners and Intermediate, Guitar Part I and II, Spanish Part I and II, Retirement Planning Today, and Zumba.  

For more information on these classes, please view the Continuing Education brochure online at www.ucc.edu/continuing-education/current-catalog. To enroll online through Instant Enrollment, go to http://www.ucc.edu/instantenrollment. One can also enroll by calling the Office of Continuing Education at (908) 709-7600 option #3 or by visiting the office on the Cranford campus, which is located at 1033 Springfield Avenue.

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