Career Training & Professional Development Workshops
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Course Dates: July 15 – August 15, 2013 NEW DATES
Certification exam: August 19, 2013
Days: Monday and Thursday
Location: NMSU Alamogordo
Cost: $2,195 which includes tuition, books, materials, and certification exam.
$200 discount for students who register by July 1, 2013!
This course has been approved by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). Once a student successfully passes the 40 hours of classroom study, he or she will be registered for the NHA certification exam for Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT). The cost of the certification exam is included in the tuition amount. For more information, please visit the NHA website at www.nhanow.com. Students who complete this program will be awarded a Certificate of Completion from NMSU Alamogordo Professional Development.
The Pharmacy Technician certification course is offered by the Community Education Department of NMSU Alamogordo in partnership with National Collegiate Partners. The program offers students both theoretical and practical training through hands-on experience, preparing students for entry-level positions in the retail and institutional pharmacy setting. Upon completion of this program, students will be able to perform all the duties required in any pharmacy practice setting and also be prepared to take the certification exam offered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board to become a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT).
- Tuition: $4,495 Includes all materials and textbooks.
$200 discount for students who register early!
- Class dates are February – May 2014. (Dates to be announced.)
- Class will meet on Tuesday from 6-9pm, and Saturday mornings from 9 am – 12pm.
Professional Development Classes:
- Healthcare Career Training Programs
~ Reiki I: Laying on of Hands Workshop I
~ Medical Billing and Coding(October 2013)
~ Medical Transcription(offered anytime)
~ Medical Transcription Editor(offered anytime)
~ Pharmacy Technician Training(February – May 2014)
~ Phlebotomy Technician Training (July 14 – August 15, 2013) - NEW DATES
~ DOT Certified EMT Refresher (Fall 2013)~ Success Plan for Nursing Students (June – July 2013)
- Certificate in Customer Service (link)
- Extraordinary Customer Service
- Keys to Customer Service
- Introduction to Social Media
- Marketing Using Social Media
- Integrating Social Media in Your Organization
- Fiber Optics Certification Courses – Coming in July 2013!
- Fiber Optics Technician Certification Course
- Certified Fiber Optics Specialist in Testing and Maintenance Course
- Certified Fiber Optic Technician Outside Plant (CFOS/O)
- Certified Fiber Optic Splicing Specialist Course (CFOS/S)
- Leadership and Team Building
~ Supervisory and Leadership Certificate
- Business Essentials and Safety
~ Administrative Assistant Fundamentals
~ Computer Skills for the Workplace
~ Cyber Security for Managers
~ Effective Business Writing
~ eMarketing Essentials Certificate
~ Facebook for Business: Advanced Skills for Businesses and Organizations NEW!!
~ Introduction to Excel 2010
~ Intermediate Excel 2010
~ Management Boot Camp
~ Introduction to Microsoft Project 2010 NEW!!
~ Mobile Marketing Certificate
~ Practical Math for the Workplace
~ Record Keeping Basics & Quickbooks for the Small Business NEW!!
~ Resume Writing Workshop
~ Spanish for Medical Professionals
- Courses for Teachers(link)
~ Gender in the Classroom
~ Generational Learning Styles for K12 Teachers
~ Online Teaching and Learning for K12 Teachers
~ Social Media and Online Tools for K12 Teachers
~ Students with Asperger’s
- Tools for Life
~ Solar Energy Workshop NEW!!
~ Managing your Finances NEW!!
~ Rock that Job Interview NEW!!
Don’t forget to check out our Community Education classes!
Professional Development training through NMSU Alamogordo is the non-credit option designed to serve the special needs of Otero County’s business and industry community. We work with businesses, agencies, and industries to improve employee performance. We can help keep employees current with computer training as well as help to improve employee productivity. Professional Development training also provides courses which prepare students for a new career. Most courses lead to industry-recognized certification. For more information, please contact Joan Griggs, Community Services Coordinator, at (575) 439-3626, 439-3842, or firstname.lastname@example.org.