A series of certificate courses will be offered during the Fall 2017 semester, starting in September and October at the main Newark campus of Essex County College.
Registration information on these programs is available at (973) 877-3079.
Certificate programs to be offered starting in September and October include:
How to Own and Operate a Child Care Center is a six session program that will serve as a practical guide for establishing and managing needed care centers. The class will meet Saturdays, starting September 16 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Tuition is $234 plus an $18 fee.
Human Resources Practice Certificate is a 12 session program that provides a comprehensive and practical grounding in the major areas needed for personnel generalists. It is designed for those who wish to improve performance capability on the job or for those seeking to launch a career in Human Resources. The class will meet Saturdays, starting September 16, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is $672 with a payment plan available.
Fundamentals of Payroll Certificate Program is a 12 session course designed to prepare students for entry level jobs in the payroll profession. At the completion of the course, students will be prepared to take the National Fundamental Payroll Certification Examination administered through the American Payroll Association. The class will meet on Saturdays, starting September 23, from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Cost is $630.
A+ Certification Preparation is a course designed to prepare students to take the A+ Certification exam. The 18 session course covers a number of topics required in the field. The class meets Saturdays, starting October 7, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The course runs through February 25, 2018. Cost is $990 with a payment plan available.
Principles of Real Estate Sales is a 13 session course that prepares students to take the state examination for the New Jersey Real Estate Sales License. Topics include mortgage sales agreements, deeds, title closing, license, real estate law, property interests and rights. The course will be offered Saturdays, starting October 7, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The last class (January 20, 2018) meets from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Cost of the program is $575.