Tuition Courses

We offer cost effect training for both basic and advanced workforce skills.

List of Courses

30 Hour OSHA Construction Industry Health & Safety Certification

The 30-hour Construction OSHA Outreach Training Program is intended to provide a variety of training to workers with some safety responsibility. Training emphasizes hazard identification, avoidance, control, and prevention.

Course attendees must have 2 forms of I.D.; one must be a State I.D. with a photo. At successful course completion, a $10.00 fee is due to the instructor to receive the 30-hour Construction Safety OSHA Certification I.D. Cards delivered after the course has ended.

IMPORTANT NOTE: According to OSHA regulations: to receive certification absolutely

NO LATE ARRIVALS, NO MISSED CLASSES, NO REFUNDS.
 

Advanced Blueprint Reading

This 20-hour in depth course is an extension of CD 405 Basic to Intermediate Blueprint Reading going into greater detail on commercial and heavy commercial construction including site work, mechanical and electrical systems, structural steel, reinforced concrete, and provides updated information on the National Electrical Code, (NEC), LEED Certification information and more.

Please bring the textbooks to the first class session.

Required Prerequisite: CD 405 Basic to Intermediate Blueprint Reading,  All prerequisites must be completed prior to registering for this program.
Required text: Building Trades Print Reading for Heavy Commercial Construction – Fourth Ed., “Heavy Commercial Construction,” Building Trades Print Reading “ Heavy Commercial Construction Plans”. Textbooks are available at the BCC Bookstore, order online or call 201-447-7174.

Advanced Patient Care Skills

This 90 hour course will combine theory and laboratory skills in order to provide proficiency and confidence when caring for clients who have complex care needs. Students will practice advanced skills in the laboratory and use simulation/skills manikins in order to obtain proficiency and confidence in providing acute care.

Art Portfolio

Learn to sketch and create a fashion design portfolio. You will learn to sketch the croquis, different fashion poses, draw fashion styles and silhouettes, flat drawings, etc. You will be using a variety of art media, including color pencils, acrylics, Procreate, Photoshop and Illustrator.

Basic to Intermediate Blueprint Reading

This 40-hour in depth course is an introduction to reading blueprints and architectural working drawings, understand how to use scales, read symbols, learn to locate and interpret sections, profiles and cross sections, learn to read and understand schedules, details and notes.

Please bring the course textbook to the first class session. This course must be completed prior to registering for: CD 582 Construction Estimating Basics and CD 136 Advanced Blueprint Reading.

Required texts: Building Trades Print Reading Part 2 – Sixth Ed. – Residential & Light Commercial Construction, Building Trades Print Reading Part 2 “Plans” published by American Technical Publishers. Textbooks are available at the BCC Bookstore.

Blood Borne Pathogens Certificate

This classroom course, led by an American Heart Association certified Instructor or Facilitator, teaches employees how to protect themselves and others from being exposed to blood or blood-containing materials.

BLS for Healthcare Providers

This five-hour course follows the guidelines of the American Heart Association (AHA) for healthcare providers, professional rescuer level certification in Basic Life Support (BLS).

Business Math Classes

The NJBIA grant funds classes in basic business math such as "Accounting for New Supervisors" and "Budgets and Managing Money". If you are currently working for a NJ company you can qualify to participate in these training classes. Click "more information" below to see the class list and to register.

Cardiac Rhythm Interpretation Course

This 20-hour comprehensive course will assist healthcare workers in acquiring essential skills for identification of basic cardiac arrhythmia's. This program promotes a step-by-step method of rhythm strip analysis and incorporates “hands on” skills practice sessions. Competency will be assessed by the instructor by written examination and with use of simulation.

Central Sterile Processing Technician (previously HY 008)

This 460-hour course provides students with theoretical and practical skills required to decontaminate, sterilize, prepare, assemble and dispense surgical and procedural instruments. Technicians are hired by acute care facilities, ambulatory care and dental facilities responsible for performance of sterile surgical procedures. Upon completion of the 60 hour theory portion of the program students will continue their studies by working in the clinical setting for a required 400-hour clinical (non-paid) internship.

EKG Skills Certification

This course prepares students to enhance job skills and performance in hospitals, cardiology offices, cardiac rehabilitation centers, nursing homes and continued care facilities. Proper 12 lead ECG electrode placements, performance, troubleshooting technical problems, and application of a 24-hour Holter Monitor will be practiced. Recognition of normal and abnormal tracings, medical terminology and medical abbreviations applicable to ECG's will be discussed.

Excel I

This class will introduce students to the basics including creating spreadsheets, formulas, functions, text, formatting & graphics. Students will be able to perform basic (introductory) level Excel skills such as modifying an existing worksheet, building worksheets, copying & moving cells, etc.

Excel II

This class will reinforce the elements introduced in Excel Level I and expand upon that base to include more complex but necessary activities. Upon completion, students will be able to find a specific entry in a worksheet, paste a dialog box, format cells in a dialog box, use absolute cell references, use financial functions (i.e. PMT function), use logical functions (i.e. IF function, nesting IF functions), use date/time functions (i.e. DATE/NOW function), create/modify charts, sort/filter records, link worksheets.

Excel III - Advanced Data Analysis

This class explores the advanced features of Excel 2016 and will teach attendees how to: automate worksheet functionality; analyze data; work with multiple workbooks; explore data and import/export XML data. This class is geared toward participants who are already familiar with Excel but would like to become more proficient with the advanced functions of Excel 2016. If you perform any of the following tasks, this class is a must: accounting/budgeting, data analysis, forecasting or collection/verification of business data.

Fashion Collection I

Make your own “Fashion Collection”… for yourself or for a client. You will learn step-by-step how to create a Collection using technology and art media, from the design and illustration to sewing and cutting patterns. You will learn how to research and use the right tools and resources to create your first Fashion Collection. You will make a favorite outfit from this collection using commercial patterns. Fashion Collection display will be made using Photoshop and/or Procreate.

Introduction to Teaching

This pre-service course is framed around two critical areas: (1) an overview of and preparation for the skills and tools needed for the teaching profession; and (2) essential attitudes and dispositions needed to maintain poise as novice teachers in diverse communities. This course is comprised of 50 hours including 30 hours of instruction, 8 hours of classroom observation, and 12 hours of clinical experience. The course will provide the participant with a “clinical” opportunity through structured observations in a school setting. In addition, 12 hours of clinical work such as tutoring or substitute teaching will offer candidates the opportunity to work with students in an authentic environment. 

 

Microsoft Access I

This 8-hour course is intended to users who have little to no experience with Microsoft Access and databases in general. Students will learn how to work with table data, query a database, create advanced queries, generate reports, customize the Access environment, design relational databases and join tables.

Mortgage Loan Officer Training

The Mortgage Loan Officer Training Program is a comprehensive 120-hour training program designed to give you the skills and licenses needed to enter the mortgage banking workforce. Training topics include: mortgage basics and terminology, NMLS required federal and state training (NJ), customer qualifications and credit analysis, lending guidelines and procedures, the mortgage process (prequalification to post-closing), upon completion of the course and satisfactory test results, students will be eligible to receive NJ Mortgage Loan Originators License, fee $4,000

Phlebotomy Technician Skills Certification

This 80-hour course provides an introduction to the methods and techniques of phlebotomy by providing skills necessary to perform venipuncture and capillary (finger) sticks for the purpose of drawing and processing blood samples within a health care facility or laboratory setting. Course includes: review of anatomy and physiology of the hemapoetic system and common blood diseases; associated medical terminology; blood borne pathogen education; laboratory clinical practice skills. During clinical laboratory sessions, students perform technical skills for collecting capillary and venipuncture blood specimens on manikin arms and on volunteer human subjects.

QuickBooks Certified User & Basic Bookkeeping

Focus is on the basic principles of Bookkeeping and QuickBooks Pro. In 13 weeks, students use hands on training, working with two different business cases: Inventory and Non–Inventory. This training takes the student with no knowledge to a Certified User, fully prepared for the workplace. Practice tests and official exam are included.

Windows 10

Microsoft Windows 10 is the latest iteration of the popular Windows operating system. Student will learn the Windows 10 interface, Windows Store apps, work with the Windows 10 desktop, Microsoft Edge, how to customize the Windows 10 environment, how to use the Windows 10 security features, and more. Also covered in this class is the Microsoft Office 2016 suite. The suite offers considerable collaborative and teamwork features that turn Office from a tool for a single person into one that helps people work together.

Word I

An introductory course to the basic operations of Microsoft Word at the beginning level. Upon completion, students will be able to: create a document, enter text, save, print, close/open a file, insert/delete text, find/replace text, apply attributes/format text, and indent paragraphs, reset line/paragraph spacing and other popular functions.

Word II

This class will introduce participants to additional operations of Microsoft Word 2016. Upon completion, students will be able to: enter hidden text, adjust character spacing, reveal/clear formatting, insert tables/charts/diagrams, format tables, insert row/columns, convert text to table, create columns, newsletters, add border/shade/header/footer/page numbers/pictures/hyperlink, split window/open a new document.