Current Information Sessions


August 7

Tuesday
6:00 pm–7:30 pm

PhlebotomyTuesday August 7, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm


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


August 13

Monday
6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Pharmacy TechnicianMonday August 13, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm


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


August 14

Tuesday
6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Certified Nurse AidTuesday August 14, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm


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 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/cna

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


August 15

Wednesday
5:00 pm–6:00 pm

Culinary Arts and Hospitality ManagementWednesday August 15, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm


Please meet at Culinary Arts Center.  Campus buildings are large, so please allow ample time to find your way.  Tours leave the area promptly. Maps and parking information can be found on the website. During the tour and information session, you will learn about program options in culinary arts and hospitality management. There will be plenty of time to answer all your questions. To get the most out of your session, please review our culinary arts and hospitality management program pages and the FAQs webpage.

Location: Student Services Center Area to the right of the cafeteria
Fee: Free

Pre-registration recommended. Click here to register.

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

William Williams wwilliams@manchestercc.edu 860-512-2777


August 15

Wednesday
6:00 pm–7:30 pm

Emergency Medical TechnicianWednesday August 15, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm


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 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/emt

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