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SPECIAL:Topics of Interest: Business Topics February, 2015

SPECIAL: Real Estate Courses eligible for CE credits: March 11, 2015 

Healthcare Technician Trainings  Welding     CDL Truck Driver Training Intro to Machinist Technology
Healthcare Technician Certifications Online Workforce Trainings   Special Workshops & Trainings

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If you need to enhance existing work skills, or learn new skills in order to perform better on the job, or pass required courses to maintain licensure, Continuing Education non-credit courses are right for you.

Designed primarily for the non-degree seeking student, Continuing Education courses produce and enrich professional growth. These courses are generally short in duration, and upon successful course completion learners are awarded CEUs (continuing education units).

Contact the Workforce Department at 304-434-8000, or toll-free: 877-982-2322.

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Certification Exams--National Health Career Association (NHA): 

 As an officially designated NHA Certification Exam Center, Eastern proctors NHA Certification exams.
For individuals who have already trained as a healthcare technician, exam sessions are usually held Saturdays [←click here for current exam schedule].
      (Only individuals who have successfully completed a training program recognized by NHA, or who have at least 2 years of documented experience in the area for which they seek certification, are eligible for the exams.)

If you have not yet trained in one or more healthcare technical fields, please note below
the programs Eastern currently offers:

Healthcare Trainings: 

At-A-Glance: Healthcare Training Series, Fall, 2015  

Paramedic/EMT-B: [Not currently scheduled for fall, 2015.]

Medical Assistant Training: [Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.]

Pharmacy Career Track: [Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.]

Phlebotomy Technician (draws blood specimens):  [Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.]

Physical Therapy Aide:  [Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.] 

Dental Assistant:  [Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.] 

Basic Phlebotomoy: [Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.]

EKG Technician: [Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.]

Medical Administration: [Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.]

Medical Billing & Coding Career Track: 
[Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.] 

Medical Transcription: [Not offered spring or fall, 2015.]

Medical Transcription: Online: Online classes in both Beginning and Advanced Medical Transcription are now forming and open for registration. These classes are open entry/open exit, with new groups starting each month. [Classes formng now <— click here for next scheduled class.] 

Medical Terminology: [Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.]

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA): Classroom instruction, and hands-on clinical instruction. [Classes forming now <— click here for next scheduled class.]
                (Exact dates and times of CNA classes to be announced: check here, or contact: 
Melissa Shockey, in the Workforce Education Department at 304-434-8000; or tollfree: 877-982-2322; ext. 253.)

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Refresher Course: [Not offered Spring, 2015.] 

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Keyser Welding Classes: 30 Hour Training Program [click here for more information] 

  • Instructors: Dennis McGann
  • Classses will accomodate all levels of experience.
  • Classes start March 5, 2015 at the Mineral County Technical Center
  • For more information, and to register, call Eastern's Workforce Education at 304-434-8000
  • Included in tuition fee: Students will receive a leather jacket, helmet, carrying bag, and accessories
  • Click here for more information 


Intro to Machinist Technology

  • Basic Machining, Lathe, and Mill: 30 Hour Training Program
  • When: Mondays & Tuesdays, April 6—May 5; 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Where:  Keyser High School
  • Instructor: Roger Braithwaite
  • To enroll or for more information, call 304-434-8000
  • Click here for more information 


  SPECIAL:Topics of Interest: Business Topics February, 2015

Join us on our main campus this month to explore Business topics of interest.
Shirley Murphy, Eastern’s fulltime Business Instructor, will lead presentations on these topics:

  • Topic: Equity transactions – stocks (series of 3 related presentations)
    Date:  February 10, 12, & 17, 9:30 am - 10:45 am 
  • Topic: Elastic versus inelastic; Maximizing consumer utility (series of 2 related  presentations)
    Date February 10 & 12, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
    OR:    1 evening session: February 11, 5 pm - 7:45 pm    
  • Topics:  What makes up consideration?  How important is legality?  What constitutes capacity and consent?
    Date:      February 16, 12:30 pm - 3:15 pm 
  • Topic: Accounting for long-term liabilities and bonds (series of 3 related presentations)
    Date: February 19, 24, & 26, 9:30 am - 10:45 am  

For more information,click here for flyer, 
or please call 304-434-8000, ext. 253, or email Melissa Shockey.


Wednesday, March 11, 8:30 a.m. sharp 
at Eastern WV Community and Technical College, 316 Eastern Drive, Moorefield, WV

[Click here to register and for more information.] 

Intro to Property Management 39011WI: 3.5 hour CE credit
A basic introduction to the rapidly expanding property management field. The course will provide an overview of the profession and the essential information for those who want to specialize in this field.

Commercial and Investment Real Estate 39011WK: 3.5 hour CE credit
Explore valuable real estate checklists and forms to evaluate investment potential, an exploration of financial calculations, examination of capital gains taxes and 1031 exchanges and how to calculate net operating income, ROI, and marketing strategy.

To register, send form

7 hours WV CEU Credit fr both courses!

Presented by West Virginia Association of REALTORS  In cooperation with: 
Potomac Highlands Board of REALTORS  
Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College

Please Note: Class begins PROMPTLY AT 8:30 a.m. Late arrivals will not receive credit for the full session.

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