This is a 14-week online training with seven learning modules. The information throughout the course guides each entrepreneur toward the development of sound business practices and, in turn, a more profitable and successful venture. Video presentations by area business professionals on business related topics.
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Professional Growth & Technology Workshops
It is said that you only have one opportunity to make the right first impression. Jefferson Express is here to assist you in your career goals! Professional development and technology workshops and trainings were built with you in mind. Professional growth and technology trainings and workshops are held on campus, online and off site. On campus workshops are located on our Jefferson Community College campus, in Watertown, New York. Offisite workshops are held at partner locations throughout Jefferson County.
Workshops you can apply toward the Entrepreneurship/Small Business certificate (E/SB) are identified by an asterisk *
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Registration information for any of the listed workshops is available online or by calling the Continuing Education Division @ 315-786-2233.
JCC continues its relationship with Go Motorcycling, Inc. as North Central New York’s headquarters for award-winning motorcycle rider training. Training begins in May at JCC! For dates and to register, go to https://www.gomotorcycling.net/or call Go Motorcycling, Inc. at 315-858-3321.
Basic RiderCourse (BRC)
The BRC consists of a 3-hour online eCourse that you complete on your own, plus 5 hours of interactive classroom learning and at least 10 hours of hands-on riding instruction. This course provides the beginning motorcyclist with the basic mental and physical riding skills necessary to minimize risk on the street. Learning is a fun, step-by-step process in a secured lot on our user-friendly training motorcycles. Motorcycles and helmets are provided. Successful participants will receive a motorcycle road test waiver.
Basic RiderCourse 2 for License Waiver (BRC2-LW)
The BRC2-LW is designed for individuals 18 years or older that already have some street riding experience and have held a valid New York State Motorcycle Permit for at least one riding season.
The course consists of a three-hour on-line eCourse and approximately five hours of practice riding exercises on your own street-legal motorcycle or scooter. The riding exercises conclude with a skills evaluation. Successful participants will receive a motorcycle road test waiver.
Introductory Motorcycle Experience (IME)
The Introductory Motorcycle Experience (IME) is just 2 hours long, and the class size is small – just 3 participants! The IME is a program to get familiar with the primary controls of a motorcycle. You'll be given the opportunity to operate the controls while astride the motorcycle as you "power-walk" on our practice range. The IME is a great way to "jump start" your BRC learning experience!
Basic RiderCourse 2 for Skills Practice (BRC)
The BRC2 is a half-day class for experienced riders that already have their motorcycle endorsement. The class is “range-only” - no classroom. Using your own motorcycle, you’ll practice techniques for managing traction: stopping quickly, cornering, swerving…and the use of counterbalancing skills for slow, tight turns. Improve your ride!
MSF RiderCoach Preparation Course (RCPC)
Are you a “people person”? Do you love motorcycling? Are you committed to riding safely? Maybe you’d like to join the Go Motorcycling family of MSF certified RiderCoaches.Each RCP lasts 8 days. In addition, there are both pre-course activities (class observations/homework) and post-course mentoring (supervised teaching) before full certification is achieved. See more at http://nysmsp.org/RiderCoach.aspx
Area business professionals offer instruction on business related topics. The information throughout the course guides each entrepreneur toward the development of sound business practices and, in turn, a more profitable and successful venture.
Empower employees with the knowledge and skills they need to prepare and serve foods safely. Tuition covers the cost of the textbook, exam, and proctoring of the exam. Choose one day that works best for your schedule. The test is taken during the final 90- minutes of the course. Those who need to retake the exam should register for the “exam only” portion of the workshop.
This workshop prepares you for the New York State Notary Public test and will provide you with a comprehensive view of the Notary Public Office. Confusing laws, concepts, and procedures will be clearly explained and clarified. Examples will be provided to illuminate situations that a Notary Public Officer is likely to encounter. Topics include avoiding conflicts of interest, maintaining professional ethics, charging proper fees, handling special situations, when to defer to an attorney, and minimizing legal liability. This workshop is a must for Notary Public candidates to become fully aware of the authority, duties and responsibilities involved in this office. All materials will be provided including website links to NYS Department of State licensing information, booklets and forms. Also featured is an 80 question Practice Exam which attempts to emulate the actual New York State mandatory exam.
Anyone who serves alcohol in a licensed establishment should complete this training to be TIPS® certified. TIPS® certification will give you confidence to recognize potential alcohol-related problems and intervene to prevent alcohol-related tragedies. The certificate is nationally recognized. And the program is recognized by insurance companies across the country. Registration is required ahead of time.
Key points to be discussed include:
- Help workers avoid serving alcohol to minors
- Protect your bottom line by reducing penalties for alcohol violations
- Legal protection
- Regulatory compliance
- Staff professionalism
There are currently no off-campus workshops scheduled