Professional Education & Certificates

Professional Education and Certificate Programs at BC3 offer students training to start a new career and classes to advance current skills and/or obtain license renewal. Enroll in a class that interests you!

Certificate Programs - Fall 2018

 

Complete each course to earn a certificate or enroll in specific classes within the program. Use the links below for class descriptions and start dates.

Quality Inspector Certificate

The Quality Inspector needs a unique set of skills in order to assist their company in producing a good quality product in an efficient manner. This course will provide students with the knowledge and foundation to grasp the principles of quality control inspection, the basic theories and methods of performing quality inspections and documenting the results.

Patient Care Technician Certificate

Earn certifications to provide basic nursing care under the supervision of a licensed nurse.

Welding Certificate

Gain the theoretical knowledge and hands-on application necessary to adjoin similar and dissimilar metals, and perform a variety of other tasks associated with welding.

Personal Care Home Administrator

Personal Care Homes provide lodging, food, and support services for people who are elderly or have mental or physical disabilities. Residents need help with dressing, eating, taking medications, mobility, and finances. To complete this certificate, students must pass the free competency test. Individual classes meet the required 24-hour yearly job training for experienced administrators. This training is approved by the PA Department of Human Services. 

Print a listing of all Personal Care Home Administrator classes offered for Fall 2018.

Please refer to the PA Department of Human Services Pennsylvania Code for qualification requirements.

Manufacturing Pre-Apprenticeship

Designed to develop entry-level skills to start a manufacturing career. Learn to read blueprints and use a variety of measuring instruments and basic shop equipment. Earn both NIMS and NTMA credentials. This certificate is offered in partnership with Penn United Technologies, Inc.

Human Resource Management

Develop or enhance the skills necessary to for employment in HR management or promotion in existing employment to a supervisory level. Topics address the total employee life cycle from recruitment to termination. Take classes to complete the certificate or enroll in a specific class. This certificate is recognized by SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) and stackable into BC3’s Human Resource Management, A.A.S.

Certified Personal Trainer

Get all the information needed to start an exciting fitness career & become a Certified Personal Trainer. This challenging course is for candidates wanting CONVENIENT ONLINE information with in-depth instruction and hands-on practical labs on video to understand how it all comes together.
2 Certification Levels – (Test Vouchers included!)

  • Level 1 CPT – Pass both Written Exam & Practical Skills Exam
  • Level 2 CPT – Obtain a Level 1 CPT & Complete the 30 Hour Internship

This is an NCCA Accredited course! 1 in 3 employers will only hire a NCCA Accredited Personal Trainer. Register Now!

BC3 Graduate selected as Trainer of the Month
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Professional Education - Fall 2018

Obtain license renewal or fulfill mandatory continuing education requirements in your field. Click on each class for a description and start date.

PA Real Estate License Renewal

Real Estate agents are required to complete continuing education hours to renew or reactivate their license. Our classes are approved by the PA State Real Estate Commission and fulfill the 14-hour requirement during each 2-year licensing period.

 

Online Partners

Career Step

BC3 partners with Career Step to offer training for students in the medical field.

Ed2go

BC3 partners with ed2go to offer programs that provide the skills needed to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations.

UGotClass

BC3 partners with UGotClass to offer certificates and classes to obtain and refresh skills in business, health, social media, and educational environments.

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