Current Information Sessions


January 9

Tuesday
6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Certified Nurse Aid

A Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) job puts you on the front lines of patient care and works under the supervision of a nurse to help patients with daily living tasks. The CNA program includes classroom and clinical instruction where students learn about basic nursing skills, anatomy, physiology, nutrition and infection control. In the clinical setting, students work with patients at a long-term care facility to gain hands-on experience. To learn more about this course, the role of a Certified Nurse Aide and have your questions answered, please join us for this free information session.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
Fee: Free

This information session is free but registration is required. You can register in 5 ways. 1. By mail, using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 2.In-person, at the Registar's Office. 3. By fax, to 860-512-3321 using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 4. By phone, 860-512-3232. 5. Online, at www.manchestercc.edu/continuing-education.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/cna

Michelle Furhman mfuhrman@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2826


January 9

Tuesday
6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Phlebotomy

A Certified Phlebotomist collects and prepares blood specimens for analysis. This course includes classroom lecture and a clinical rotation at Eastern CT Health Network (ECHN) facilities in the Manchester area.Upon successful completion of this course, students will be eligible to sit for the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) Certification Exam. To learn more about this course, the role of a Certified Phlebotomist and have your questions answered, please join us for this free information session.

Location: Learning Resource Center B144
Fee: Free

This information session is free but registration is required. You can register in 5 ways. 1. By mail, using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 2.In-person, at the Registar's Office. 3. By fax, to 860-512-3321 using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 4. By phone, 860-512-3232. 5. Online, at www.manchestercc.edu/continuing-education.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/phlebotomy

Michelle Furhman mfuhrman@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2826


January 10

Wednesday
10:00 am–11:00 am

Computer Game Design and Graphic Design

During the tour and information session, you will learn about program options in Graphic Design and Computer Game Design. There will be plenty of time to answer all of your questions. To get the most out of your session, please review our Graphic Design and Computer Game Design program pages and the FAQs webpage.

Location: Learning Resource Center B207
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/design

Maura O'Connor moconnor@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2692


January 10

Wednesday
6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Emergency Medical Technician

The Emergency Medial Techician (EMT) is a first responder that is on the scene in the event of accident or illness. An EMT must assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, extricate trapped individuals, and transport injured or sick people to medical facilities. This course prepares students to sit for the initial State of CT Certified EMT examination and national board certification, which is a primary qualification for EMT personnel. To learn more about this course, the role of an EMT and have your questions answered, please join us for this free information session.

Location: Learning Resource Center B125
Fee: Free

This information session is free but registration is required. You can register in 5 ways. 1. By mail, using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 2.In-person, at the Registar's Office. 3. By fax, to 860-512-3321 using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 4. By phone, 860-512-3232. 5. Online, at www.manchestercc.edu/continuing-education.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/emt

Michelle Furhman mfuhrman@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2826


January 10

Wednesday
6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Pharmacy Technician

The Pharmacy Technician prepares medications under the direction of a pharmacist and may measure, mix, count, label, and record amounts and dosages of medications. This comprehensive 60-hour course prepares students for an entry-level position in a community hospital, long-term care setting, or pharmacy and is an excellent review for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) national certification exam. To learn more about this course, the role of a Pharmacy Technician and have your questions answered, please join us for this free information session.

Location: Learning Resource Center B144
Fee: Free

This information session is free but registration is required. You can register in 5 ways. 1. By mail, using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 2.In-person, at the Registar's Office. 3. By fax, to 860-512-3321 using the registration form from one of the Credit-Free catalogs. 4. By phone, 860-512-3232. 5. Online, at www.manchestercc.edu/continuing-education.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/pharmacy

Michelle Furhman mfuhrman@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2826


January 30

Tuesday
12:00 pm–1:00 pm

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Individuals interested in learning about the Occupational Therapy Assistant Program are encouraged to attend an OTA Information Session. Attendance at a session is the first step in the application process.  The Program Director will offer an overview of the profession as well as specifics relative to the structure of MCC’s program. The program is fully accredited by ACOTE, 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD, 20814-3449; 860-652-6611, x 2914; www.acoteonline.org Preregistration is recommended to attend an Information Session.

Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Fee: Free

This information session is full.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/ota

Maggie Moriarty mmoriarty@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2719


January 30

Tuesday
1:00 pm–2:00 pm

Radiologic Science

Students interested in exploring about a medical career in either radiography or radiation therapy can attend an information session to learn about the specific opportunities in these two allied health fields. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process for each program. The program coordinator for each program will answer questions regarding the programs during the information session. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event.

Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Fee: Free

This information session is full.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/academics/divisions/science-technology-engineering-mathematics/health-careers/radiography

Susan Morison or Nora Uricchio smorison@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2708 or 2730


January 30

Tuesday
2:00 pm–3:00 pm

Dental Assistant

Students interested in exploring a health career in Dental Assisting can attend an information session to learn about the specific opportunities within the profession. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process for each program. The program coordinator will provide details about the program and answer questions during the Information Session. Preregistration is recommended.

Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/dental

Rosemary Ryan rryan@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2705


January 30

Tuesday
3:00 pm–4:00 pm

Respiratory Care

Students interested in exploring a medical career in Respiratory Care can attend an Information Session to learn about the specific opportunities within the profession. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process. The program coordinator will provide details about the program and answer questions during the session. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event.

Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/respiratory

Nancy LaRoche-Shovak nlaroche-shovak@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2714


January 30

Tuesday
4:00 pm–5:00 pm

Surgical Technology

Students interested in exploring a medical career in Surgical Technology can attend an Information Session to learn about the specific opportunities within the profession. Attending an information session is the first step in the admission process. The program coordinator will provide details about the program and answer questions during the session. Preregistration is recommended however no registration is required for this event. Please bring any unofficial college transcripts to the information sessions.

Location: Great Path Academy Community Commons
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

To find out more: https://www.manchestercc.edu/surgtech

Terry Kennedy tkennedy@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2715