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Frederick Doyle
Director of Non-Credit Education
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Lifelong Learning

Consistent with Quincy College’s primary mission which encourages academic achievement and community involvement, the Lifelong Learning Program seeks to enrich the cultural and intellectual lives of the communities in which it serves through stimulating and accessible programs and courses (non-credit), lectures and presentations.

Check back here frequently for the most up to date announcements of programs, courses, lectures and presentations.

For more information or to register, please contact Fred Doyle, Quincy College Director of Non-Credit Education, at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 617-984-1617.

To register, click here to fill out a New Non Degree Seeking Student Form.



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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
The Certified Nurse Assistant Program at Quincy College is a non-credit course which qualifies you for the state’s competency exam. Certified Nurse Assistants provide basic care for patients in hospitals and residents of long-term care facilities, such as nursing homes.

Tuition is $1,000 for this 10-week long program. New students can register here.

UPCOMING CLASSES:

CNA 100-61
SEPTEMBER 17 – NOVEMBER 20, 2015

THURSDAYS & FRIDAYS
9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

CNA 100-62
JANUARY 28 – APRIL 15, 2016

THURSDAYS & FRIDAYS
9:00 AM – 3:30 PM

CNA 100-63
MAY 26 – JULY 29, 2016

THURSDAYS & FRIDAYS
9:00 AM – 3:30 PM


All you have to do is register. You can participate in CNA Program even if you're enrolled at another institution. Once you fill out the New Non Degree Seeking Student Form, you will be emailed a username and password to complete your registration. You will be asked to enter the course code, for example CNA 100-61.

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Health & Fitness Center Programs
The Health & Fitness Center provides fitness research classes for adults. The purpose of these 15 week programs is to reverse the key problems of the aging process by remodeling muscle, recharging metabolism, reducing fat and regaining physical fitness. Each class involves approximately 30 minutes of strength training, 20 minutes of aerobic activity and five minutes of stretching exercise.

All exercise classes are conducted in our state-of-the-art fitness facility on new Nautilus equipment, with two instructors leading classes of 6 to 10 people. All participants receive regular body composition and blood pressure assessments in our fitness testing office. This fall, two schedules of 15-week sessions will occur at Presidents Place on the Quincy Campus.

EXN 101 sections meet two times a week and cost $7 a class if taken individually or for those starting late. All Custom Wellness classes are held on the lower level of Presidents Place,1250 Hancock Street, Quincy, MA 02169.
Register here.

Health & Fitness Center | MW Schedule (September 14 - December 23) | Tuition: $210
Code | Title | Bldg | Days | Start Time | End Time | Start Date | End Date
EXN 101 01 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 7:00 AM | 7:55 AM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 02 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 8:00 AM | 8:55 AM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 03 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 9:00 AM | 9:55 AM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 04 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 10:00 AM | 10:55 AM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 05 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 11:00 AM | 11:55 AM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 06 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 1:00 PM | 1:55 PM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 07 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 2:00 PM | 2:55 PM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 08 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 3:00 PM | 3:55 PM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 09 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 4:00 PM | 4:55 PM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 10 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 5:00 PM | 5:55 PM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 11 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 6:00 PM | 6:55 PM | 9/14 | 12/23
EXN 101 12 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | MW | 7:00 PM | 7:55 PM | 9/14 | 12/23

Health & Fitness Center | TW Schedule (September 15 - December 23) | Cost: $210

Code | Title | Bldg | Days | Start Time | End Time | Start Date | End Date
EXN 101 13 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 7:00 AM | 7:55 AM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 14 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 8:00 AM | 8:55 AM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 15 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 9:00 AM | 9:55 AM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 16 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 10:00 AM | 10:55 AM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 17 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 11:00 AM | 11:55 AM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 18 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 1:00 PM | 1:55 PM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 19 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 2:00 PM | 2:55 PM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 20 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 3:00 PM | 3:55 PM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 21 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 4:00 PM | 4:55 PM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 22 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 5:00 PM | 5:55 PM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 23 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 6:00 PM | 6:55 PM | 9/15 | 12/23
EXN 101 24 | Health & Fitness Center | PP | TW | 7:00 PM | 7:55 PM | 9/15 | 12/23



Human Resources Certificate Program
This certificate program is designed for entry-level Human Resource professionals or for individuals considering a new career direction or credential. Each course is $221, and meets once a week for 7 weeks. A certificate will be awarded upon successful completion of all four courses. This program is taught by Quincy College President Peter H. Tsaffaras, J.D.

Human Resources Management I
During Part I, a general introduction to the fundamental function of Human Resource
management is presented. In addition, the areas of workforce development, equal employment opportunity and affirmative action are emphasized, covering areas such as the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Immigration and Naturalization Act, sexual harassment, and the Small Necessities Leave Act (SNLA). Also addressed are job analysis and human resources planning processes, such as job design and staffing requirements. This part concludes with a review and analysis of recruitment.

NHR 101-91 Human Resources Management I
Presidents Place, Tuesdays, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
September 8 - October 20

Human Resources Management II
Part II builds upon Part I, with a review of the selection and hiring process. The major areas addressed are compensation and benefits, variations of pay and retirement, and how to effectively design total compensation and benefits packages. In addition, the course reviews day-to-day operational issues, such as, Criminal Offender Records Information (CORl), Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), and Sex Offender Registry Information (SORI).

NHR 102-91 Human Resources Management II
Presidents Place, Tuesdays, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
October 27 - December 8

Register here.



Test Review: TEAS
Taking the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) is required for entrance into the Quincy College Nursing programs. The TEAS Test Preparation is comprised of four classes: Reading, English Usage, Mathematics, and Science. These classes are intensive reviews for students preparing for the TEAS test. Students can choose to take one class, a combination of classes, or all four classes. Students should already have basic skills of English and Math. Prior to the first day of class, students must obtain a copy of the TEAS V study manual. You may purchase the TEAS test prep book at our Barnes & Noble college bookstore. For immediate enrollment or questions, contact Fred Doyle, Director of Non-Credit Education, at 617-984-1617. Cost per class is $50/each.

Summer Session II
Code | Title | Days | Meeting Times | Meeting Dates
NCN 117 62 | Test Prep - Math | Plymouth | Mon & Thurs | 6-9pm | July 27 & 30
NCN 118 62 | Test Prep - Science | Plymouth | Mon & Thurs | 6-9pm | August 3 & 6

Register here.


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