NEWS AND EVENTS
Are you enrolling for a course that can assist you on the job?
Did your employer recommend additional training?
If so, register for your course by filling out the registration and employer sponsorship forms below. When they are filled out, just fax them to 609-570-3883 to register.
EMPLOYER SPONSORSHIP FORM
We are now the ONLY college in this area offering
NICET Levels I and II training begins February 6th.
Class is currently full. Contact us to be added to the waiting list for the next session. 609-570-3311
NICET Training Level 3 Highway Construction
April 2 - April 9, 2016 / Saturdays / 8:00am - 12:30pm
Enroll today! 609-570-3311
NEXT ALLLIED HEALTH READINESS CLASS ANNOUNCED!
March 14 - April 11, 2016, Mondays through Fridays, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Class held at Mercer County Community College's James Kerney Campus
102 North Broad Street, Trenton, NJ - Lot parking available.
There is NO COST for taking this course! Yes, it's FREE!
Are you looking to get into the growing field of Allied Health but aren't sure if your skills are up to speed? Take this FREE class to brush up on your skills. This opportunity has not come along before and spaces are filling fast!
Taking this course will increase your chance of success by offering readiness and preparatory practice in basic writing skills, medical-related terminology and math, and reading comprehension. You will also learn job readiness skills, work ethics, conflict resolution and will learn how to navigate financial aid. All students will also earn First Aid and CPR certificates!
Demand for allied health professionals is so great; we want to help you meet the demand!
No high school diploma or GED required if you are interested in becoming a Certified Nurse Aide. Must be 18+ to register.
For more information or to register, e-mail MARTHA REDONDO or call her at 609-570-3187. Don't wait because the class fills fast!
Following is a list of employment opportunities within the office of
Organization Development and Community Programs (ODCP):
COORDINATOR, CAMP COLLEGE AND SPECIAL PROJECTS
GRANT FUNDED PLACEMENT COUNSELOR, ODCP
SALES ASSOCIATE, CUSTOMIZED TRAINING
ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AT MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
From time to time, grants become available that may be of assistance to you. We will post information about them on this page as they are available.
READY TO WORK GRANT
This grant is designed to help long-term unemployed workers rapidly return to work at NO COST to them while helping companies find, identify and train the best possible candidates for available positions. It is a grant that was awarded to the New Jersey Community College Consortium of which we are a participating member.
The program reimburses participating companies for up to 90 percent of wages or salaries paid to a job candidate while in training. This is a Win-Win for job candidates who are in need of training and employers who are in need of candidates.
This federal program primarily targets jobs relating to the following industry clusters:
- Information technology
- Pharmaceuticals and life sciences
- Advanced manufacturing
You must meet the following Criteria to be considered:
- New Jersey resident
- Unemployed or underemployed for 6 months or more
- 18 years of age or older
- If you are a Veteran, you will be provided Priority Service
To learn more about this grant CLICK HERE .