• Registration Begins August 23, 2021

     

    AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY

     

    0209-2 Automotive Technology- Level II
    22 Sessions
    Instructor: B. Wenzel
    Tuition: $700.00
    Additional Cost: $125.00 Material Fee
    9/8/2021-11/22/2021 Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Advanced course will teach skills such as enhanced suspension systems, diagnosis and repair of ABS- Brakes and Stability Control. Electronic ignition diagnostics, basic computer system diagnostics, dealing with electrical system problems (including shorts, broken wires, and malfunctioning lights), changing tail light sockets. Engine performance diagnostics such as engine compression testing, engine vacuum testing and the use of hand held scanners. The students perform pre-delivery inspections on shop vehicles and repair faults they find wrong with each vehicle. Electrical trainers are used with meters, test lights and other diagnostic tools. If you like electronics and want to increase your diagnostic abilities then this class is for you! 


    0208 PA Motor Vehicle Safety Inspection
    Instructor: S. King
    Tuition: $185.00
    Additional Endorsements: $40.00
    Monthly Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
    Requirement: Tuition paid in full at registration. Please specify the month you are interested in at time of registration.
    This program is for those who seek certification from PA Department of Transportation as an inspection mechanic. This course is offered once a month pending adequate class enrollment. Students must have a valid license in the category in which certification is sought.

     

    0208 PA Motor Vehicle Safety Inspection - RECERTIFICATION
    Instructor: S. King
    Tuition: $100.00 AND $89.99 for the baseline online test and 1 category. Additional category is $9.99
    Monthly Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
    Requirement: Tuition paid in full at registration. 
    This program is for those who seek a re-certification from PA Department of Transportation as an inspection mechanic. Will join an existing state inspection class for the first two nights. During this time the student will be given a refresher and shown all new updates. At the end of second night instructor will guide the student through the online enrollment process and show you how to take the online test. Students must have a current state inspection license, current driver’s license and students must bring a valid credit card for online payment. This course is offered once a month pending adequate class enrollment.

     

    0206 PA Motor Vehicle Emissions Inspection
    Instructor: S. King
    Tuition: $150.00 AND $39.99 FOR THE ONLINE TEST
    Monthly Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
    Requirement: Tuition paid in full at registration. Please specify the month you are interested in at time of registration.
    This program is for those who seek emissions certification from PA Department of Transportation as an emissions inspection mechanic. This course is offered once a month pending adequate class enrollment. Students must have a valid driver’s license.


    0206 PA Motor Vehicle Emissions Inspection- RECERTIFICATION
    Instructor: S. King
    Tuition: $100.00 AND $79.99 FOR THE ONLINE TEST
    Monthly on third night of class 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
    Requirement: Tuition paid in full at registration. Please specify the month you are interested in at time of registration.
    This program is for those who seek an emissions re-certification from PA Department of Transportation as an emissions inspection mechanic. This course is offered once a month pending adequate class enrollment. Students must have a current driver’s license and emission license. Students can recertify up to 6 months before expiration. Students are only required to attend the THIRD night of class.

     


    CULINARY

    Culinary Program
    Year-long Program – Call for information
    Instructor: D. Petruzzi
    Tuition: $2,700.00
    Additional Cost: Textbook purchase and $610.00 Material Fee
    10/18/2021-8/2022 Mondays and Tuesdays 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    The curriculum and labs incorporate food safety and sanitation, knife skills, nutrition, cooking techniques, stocks, sauces, soups, meat, poultry, fish, dairy, pasta, vegetables, fruits, gardemanager, herbs and dining room management, marketing, and menu preparation as well as the elements of restaurant practices. 

     

    0600 ServSafe & Certification Test
    4 Sessions
    Instructor: STAFF 
    Tuition: $185.00
    Additional costs: Textbook AND online test purchase
    10/18/2021-10/26/2021 Mondays and Tuesdays 6:00 – 9:00 pm
    This is the complete certification training course designed by the National Restaurant Association and is the only certificate recognized by the state of Pennsylvania to conform to this standard.

     

     

    ENRICHMENT


    1000 GED Preparation
    12 Sessions
    Instructor: M. Wilson
    Tuition: $275.00
    Additional Cost: $50.00 Material Fee
    10/18/2021-1/17/2022 Mondays 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    The GED Preparation class is an individual course that is tailored to the specific needs of each student. After a pre-test given on the first two nights, students are placed into an educational program based upon the placement testing.

     

    0212 Small Engine Repair- Level I
    6 Sessions
    Instructor: B. Kohler
    Tuition: $160.00
    Additional Cost: $35.00 Material Fee
    10/11/2021-10/27/2021 Mondays and Wednesdays 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
    Discover the trade secrets that will allow you to tune-up or repair small 2 and 4 cycle engines. Lawn mowers, chain saws, weed eaters, and other small gasoline powered equipment will be repaired during class time. Bring your problem machines with you.

     


    HEALTH/MEDICAL PROFESSIONS


    Patient Care Technician Program
    By successfully completing the following four classes in our Health and Medical Field: Nurse Aide, Office Medical Terminology, EKG Technician and Phlebotomy Technician, you can earn the title of Patient Care Technician. Successful completion of the program qualifies the student for the Patient Care Technician Certificate of Completion. Please call 570-629-2001 ext. 1125 for more information

     

    Clinical Medical Assistant Program
    By successfully completing the following four classes in our Health and Medical Field: Office Medical Terminology, EKG Technician, Phlebotomy Technician, and Medical Assisting, you can earn the title of Clinical Medical Assistant. Successful completion of the program qualifies the student for the Clinical Medical Assistant Certificate of Completion. Please call 570-629-2001 ext. 1125 for more information

     

    1400 EKG Technician
    Prerequisite: Medical Terminology 
    20 Sessions
    Instructor: P. Fucci
    Tuition: $650.00
    Additional costs: Textbook purchase, and $55.00 lab fee and $15.00 caliper purchase
    10/12/2021-12/21/2021 Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    This comprehensive course is designed for the serious student interested in the field of electrocardiography. Instruction includes anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system, electro-physiology of the conduction system, and basic EKG understanding. Students who successfully complete the course may be eligible to take the national test given by the National Healthcare Association. The cost for the exam is extra. 

     

    1407 Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
    140 Hours 
    Instructor: M. Barzev, BA, NRP 
    Tuition: $900.00
    Additional costs: Textbook purchase and $75.00 Material Fee
    10/5/2021-2/17/2022 Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm Some daytime Saturdays
    The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program will prepare students to provide out of hospital emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients. EMTs have the basic knowledge and skills necessary to stabilize and safely transport patients ranging from non-emergency and routine medical transports to life threatening emergencies. EMTs function as part of a comprehensive EMS response system, under medical oversight. Emergency Medical Technicians perform interventions with the basic equipment typically found on an ambulance. Emergency Medical Technicians are a critical link between the scene of an emergency and the health care system.  At the successful completion of the EMT program, students are qualified to sit for their National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians certification (Cost not included in class).

     


    1427 Medical Assisting
    Prerequisite: Medical Terminology 
    27 Sessions
    Instructor: A. Dassler
    Tuition: $775.00
    Additional cost: Textbook purchase and $100.00 lab fee
    10/11/2021-1/19/2022 Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    In this course students will learn to provide assistance with specific examinations, specialty examinations and procedures, and basic laboratory analysis such as urinalysis, urine pregnancy test, capillary punctures, hematology, blood chemistry and serology, medical microbiology, and throat cultures.

     

    1406 Medical Terminology
    11 Sessions
    Instructor: Staff
    Tuition: $275.00
    Additional cost: Textbook purchase
    10/25/2021-12/1/2021 Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    This course is structured as a basic course in medical terms with insight into anatomy and physiology. Students will be able to break down, build, and understand the words of the medical professionals.

     

    1406-2 Medical Terminology
    11 Sessions
    Instructor: Staff 
    Tuition: $275.00
    Additional cost: Textbook purchase
    1/4/2022-2/8/2022 Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    This course is structured as a basic course in medical terms with insight into anatomy and physiology. Students will be able to break down, build, and understand the words of the medical professionals

     

    1401 Nurse Aide
    120 Hours 
    Instructor: A. Dassler
    Tuition: $950.00
    Additional costs: Textbook purchase and $75.00 lab fee
    11/2/2021-2/8/2022 Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm Some daytime Saturdays
    Successful completion of this class will allow students to take their state exam and become certified by the state of Pennsylvania thereby receiving the title Certified Nurse Aide (CNA). Students who obtain employment as a certified Nurse Aide may be entitled to receive 100% reimbursement of tuition fees, material fees and cost of textbook.   Students may also be eligible to receive 100% reimbursement of the testing fees paid.  Some restrictions apply.  Please call 570-629-2001 ext. 1125 for more information and for specific admission requirements.

     


    1402 Pharmacy Technician
    20 Sessions
    Instructor: STAFF
    Tuition: $700.00
    Additional cost: Textbook purchase 
    10/12/2021-12/23/2021 Alternating Mondays and Tuesdays, Every Thursday 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Pharmacy Technicians will be trained to perform according to the highest standards of professionalism. At the successful completion of this course, the student will qualify to sit for the national test given by the National Healthcare Association. The cost of the exam is extra.

     

    1403 Phlebotomy Technician
    Prerequisite: Medical Terminology 
    32 Sessions
    Instructor: D. Rivera
    Tuition: $925.00
    Additional cost: Textbook purchase and $175.00 lab fee
    10/4/2021-1/31/2022 Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
    Course curriculum involves theory and hands-on lab which includes vein puncture on lab partners as well as extended anatomy and physiology related to phlebotomy. Students are prepared for employment in a variety of medical settings. Students who successfully complete the course may be eligible to take the national test given by the National Healthcare Association. The cost for the exam is extra. 

     

    LANGUAGE


    1300 Sign Language - Beginner
    6 Sessions
    Instructor: S. Antal
    Tuition: $120.00
    Additional cost: Textbook purchase 
    10/14/2021-11/18/2021 Thursdays 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
    An introduction to the American Sign Language (ASL). Students will develop basic vocabulary skills necessary to communicate with the hearing impaired.

     


    TRADES


    1100 Building Maintenance I
    32 Sessions
    Instructor: J. Pandolfo 
    Tuition: $900.00
    Additional cost: $275.00 material fee 
    10/4/2021-Spring 2022 Mondays 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 
    Instructor will cover introduction to plumbing, heating, electrical wiring, motor control, carpentry and testing tools.

     

    1101 Building Maintenance II
    34 Sessions
    Instructor: J. Pandolfo 
    Tuition: $900.00
    Additional cost: $275.00 material fee 
    9/22/2021-Spring 2022 Wednesdays 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 
    Advanced classes in Level II will be on the subject of Plant Operations and Building Construction, items covered include hydraulics, pneumatics, process piping, oil burner overview, HVAC overview basic waste treatment, paperwork scheduling, job estimating, employee training, plan review and drawing and safety and code review.

     

    1113 Heating and Air Level I
    9 Sessions
    Instructor: J. Pandolfo 
    Tuition: $350.00
    Additional cost: $130.00 material fee 
    11/22/2021-1/3/2022 Mondays 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm 
    This is a basic course for students wishing to learn the different heating systems found in today’s homes – some commercial systems will also be covered. This course will progress through the basic skills required for a working knowledge of residential heating. Course will also cover day to day/season to season maintenance of various A/C systems. Filters and mold issues will be covered as well as how to keep mold from forming. This is one of the four required courses for Building Maintenance Certificate.

     

    1113-2 Heating and Air-Level II
    5 Sessions
    Instructor: J. Pandolfo 
    Tuition: $225.00
    Additional cost: $100.00 material fee 
    11/3/2021-12/22/2021 Wednesdays 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 
    This is the advanced course for students who have already completed the heating and air section of Building Maintenance I. This is one of the four required courses for Building Maintenance II Certificate.

     

    1102 Plumbing Level I
    5 Sessions
    Instructor: J. Pandolfo 
    Tuition: $225.00
    Additional cost: $100.00 material fee 
    10/4/2021-11/6/2021 Mondays 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm 
    This is a basic course for students wishing to enter or upgrade in the plumbing trade or for the homeowner making minor repairs and renovations around the home. The course will progress through the basic skills required to a working knowledge of residential plumbing. Building codes will also be covered. This is one of the four required courses for Building Maintenance Certificate. 

     

    1102-2 Plumbing-Level II
    5 Sessions
    Instructor: J. Pandolfo 
    Tuition: $225.00
    Additional cost: $100.00 material fee 
    9/22/2021-10/20/2021 Wednesdays 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 
    This is the advanced course for students who have already completed the plumbing section of Building Maintenance I.  This is one of the four required courses for Building Maintenance II Certificate. 

     


    1103 HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning)
    28 Sessions
    Instructor: N. Stinger 
    Tuition: $980.00
    Additional costs: Material Fee: $150.00 AND Testing fee TBD, AND textbook purchase Cost TBD
    10/5/2021-1/25/2022 Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm 
    Students will learn the background and history of the HVAC/R industry, physical and chemical properties of materials, terminologies in energies (heating, cooling, thermal dynamics, electrical and light), refrigerant cycle, refrigerants and refrigeration systems, HVAC/R toolbox, and HVAC/R measuring devices. Brazing, charging techniques, recovery and evacuation and safety procedures will be taught. Students will also learn the proper use of a four-valve refrigerant manifold, the maintenance and proper use of a vacuum pump system, the practice of refrigerant and copper tubing braising with oxyacetylene torch, and destructive joint testing and inspection. Students will also receive hands-on practice using high-pressure nitrogen cylinders, various regulators (pressure and purge), proper use of the nitrogen system in HVAC/R technology and other HVAC/R methods. EPA 608 Universal Training included.

     

    WELDING

    2150 Shielded Metal Arc Welding I 
    8 Sessions
    Instructor: G. Smith
    Tuition: $355.00
    Additional cost: $130.00 material fee
    10/5/2021-10/28/2021 Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
    This class teaches basic “stick” welding for the beginner or for those wishing to refresh their skills. Students will receive instruction in preparing steel for welding using oxyacetylene cutting equipment, high speed grinders, and power wire brushes. Using 7018 and 6010 electrodes, students will also receive instruction in preparing and welding fillet and groove welds on steel plate in the flat and horizontal position. Students are required to purchase their own welding gloves, safety glasses, and all leather work boots. Students must use safety glasses, welding hood and gloves.

     

    2151 Shielded Metal Arc Welding II 
    8 Sessions
    Instructor: G. Smith
    Tuition: $355.00
    Additional cost: $130.00 material fee
    11/2/2021-11/30/2021 Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
    This course is designed for those who have the Level I course or for those with professional work experience. Students will receive welding instruction in vertical and overhead positions using electrodes on fillet and groove welds on steel plate. Students are required to purchase their own welding gloves, safety glasses, and all leather work boots. Students must use safety glasses, welding hood and gloves.

     


    2152 Gas Metal Arc Welding (M.I.G.)
    8 Sessions
    Instructor: G. Smith
    Tuition: $355.00
    Additional cost: $130.00 material fee
    12/2/2021-12/21/2021 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
    Students will receive instruction in basic MIG welding principles and practices, including common operational troubleshooting. Students will perform fillet and groove welds on steel, stainless steel, and aluminum in all positions. Principles and practices of plasma-arc cutting will also be covered. Students are required to purchase their own welding gloves, safety glasses, and all leather work boots. Students must use safety glasses, welding hood, and gloves.

     

    2153 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding (T.I.G.)
    8 Sessions
    Instructor: G. Smith
    Tuition: $355.00
    Additional cost: $130.00 material fee 
    1/4/2022-1/27/2022 Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
    Students receive instruction in basic TIG welding principles and practices, including common operational troubleshooting. Students will perform fillet and groove welds on steel, stainless steel, and aluminum in all positions. Principles and practices of plasma-arc cutting are covered. Students must purchase their own welding gloves, safety glasses, and all leather work boots. Students must use safety glasses, welding hood, and gloves.

     

    2154-1 Welding Certification Workshop & Test
    4 Sessions
    Instructor: G. Smith
    Tuition: $205.00
    Additional cost: $70.00 material fee and test fee 
    2/7/2022-2/10/2022 Monday - Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
    MCTI is a remote testing site for the American Welding Society through Welders Testing and Training Institute of Allentown, PA. We offer the opportunity to take certification plate testing in S.M.A.W., G.M.A.W., G.T.A.W., and F.C.A.W. This will be offered only once per semester. Test materials must be paid for at the time of registration. Class size is limited to five (5) participants. Students are required to purchase their own welding gloves, safety glasses, and all leather work boots. Students must use safety glasses, welding hood, and gloves. Test is given on final evening.

     


    2154-2 Welding Certification Workshop & Test
    4 Sessions
    Instructor: G. Smith
    Tuition: $205.00
    Additional cost: $70..00 material fee and test fee 
    2/14/2022-2/17/2022 Monday - Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm 
    MCTI is a remote testing site for the American Welding Society through Welders Testing and Training Institute of Allentown, PA. We offer the opportunity to take certification plate testing in S.M.A.W., G.M.A.W., G.T.A.W., and F.C.A.W. This will be offered only once per semester. Test materials must be paid for at the time of registration. Class size is limited to five (5) participants. Students are required to purchase their own welding gloves, safety glasses, and all leather work boots. Students must use safety glasses, welding hood, and gloves. Test is given on final evening.

     

     

     

    Registration Begins August 23, 2021