Career Training

HYBRID! Personal Trainer National Certification NCCA Accredited
This challenging course is for candidates wanting LIVE instruction with in-depth, hands-on practical labs to master the career skills & knowledge. The course consists of 15 hours of online lecture on key topics like biomechanics, exercise physiology, fitness testing, equipment usage and health assessments to game plan a solid program for your client. The best part is the 15 hours of hands-on practical training labs with role playing drills on assessing clients, programming, performing proper exercises, presentation skills and more. Included in this course is a complete 200 page color student workbook, access to online student study tools and FREE test vouchers to take the Certified Personal Trainer exams. You can work right after passing the exams with proof of CPR/AED to obtain your Level 1 Certified Personal Trainer. As a special bonus, you can take advantage of our 30 hour employer internship to get our advanced Level 2 Certified Personal Trainer credential at no additional cost!! $749

To register:
02/09 - 03/23                     9:00am - 12:00pm                   S                    Bedford Fitness Center
CAR 836 30                              18758


Accounting Fundamentals Certificate Program 
Understanding basic accounting principles and maintaining accurate financial records is critical for all businesses. You will be introduced to theory and practice of basic concepts in accounting and bookkeeping. This hands-on program introduces participants to documents and journals required to establish a computerized set of accounts for a small business. Individuals who are interested in starting on this career path, small or home based business owners, and others with little to no experience will benefit. Complete the Fundamentals of Accounting/Bookkeeping and QuickBooks to earn the certificate of completion or modules can be taken alone.

Accounting/Bookkeeping Fundamentals
Learn essential terms and concepts related to starting an accounting system, understand debits and credits, classify items as assets, liabilities, equity, revenue/sales and expenditures. Use practice scenarios and complete basic procedures such as journalizing entries and posting transactions to a general ledger. Explore the bookkeeping and accounting cycle, cash systems, creating and understanding financial reports. Learn to create a Trial Balance and Post-Closing Trial Balance, understand an Income Statement and Balance Sheet as well as adjusting entries and bank statement reconciliation. Topics Include: understanding accounts; debits and credits; analyzing transactions; journaling; general ledger; closing/adjusting entries; post-closing trial balance;                           financial reporting. (30 hours) $549       
01/28 - 04/08                5:45pm - 9:00pm             M              B               SHARMA
CAR 797 30                             17351                   AR 102
No classes: February 18, March 18


Computerized Accounting & Bookkeeping with QuickBooks 2010
Develop a working familiarity of QuickBooks 2010 with this hands-on course and apply this financial software application to what you have learned in Accounting and Bookkeeping Fundamentals. This course provides hands-on experience performing the most common business transactions. The objective is to give students a basic familiarity with the operation of QuickBooks and an overview of the accounting process as it relates to QuickBooks in a small business environment. This course requires completion of Accounting/Bookkeeping Fundamentals or previous accounting/bookkeeping knowledge. Topics: Getting Started; The Sales Process; Banking and other Transactions; Vendors and Managing Expenses; Bank Reconciliation and Reports. Bring a flash drive to class. (13 hours) $169

4/29 – 5/8                    5:45pm - 9:00pm               M & W               B                SHARMA
CAR 722 30                      17352                               AR 102



APICS CLTD Certification Exam Prep
Master the essential knowledge needed for the logistics, transportation and distribution industry. Expand your outlook on the logistics field and enable you to bring new ideas to your organization. Remain current with global logistics trends and developments. Boost your confidence with recognition as a logistics expert Learn about the tools you need to help reduce costs and increase customer satisfaction. The new APICS certification in Logistics, Transportation and Distribution (CLTD) provides students with the information you need to meet today’s supply chain logistics challenges.
Created by APICS and a team of subject matter experts, the (CLTD) designation covers a comprehensive body of knowledge that sets the global standard for best practices in logistics, transportation and distribution. This learning system is integrated with best practices in the day-to-day functions of logistics professionals to drive improvement.

Topics Include:
• Logistics and Supply Chain Overview
• Capacity Planning and Demand Management
• Order Management
• Inventory and Warehouse Management
• Transportation
• Global Logistics Considerations
• Logistics Network Design
• Reverse Logistics and Sustainability

Tuition cost includes print, online materials, student slide book, and download of the APICS CLTD Exam Content Manual. APICS exam fee is a separate fee. Materials distributed the first night of class. Course is taught by an APICS CLTD certified instructor.

Exam eligibility requirements at

• $2,150 Core Member/Non Member
• $1,800 Boston APICS Plus Member

Enrollment is through APICS. Register here:

01/30 - 04/24                6:00pm - 9:15pm             W              B
CAR 861 30                   18802                          HH 115
No class March 20


Corporate Event Planner - Online
GES 297 (240 hours)  $995
In this ONLINE program you will learn how to successfully execute different types of events and understand the different responsibilities of an event planner, from designing and planning to budget management and post event review.
Upon completion you will know the following learning objectives:

Event Design & Plan: Interview new clients and event stakeholders to create a scope of work, including venue selection, floor plans, seating accommodations, timelines, and checklist required to insure a successful event outcome including backup plans and applicable security measures.

Execution: Apply event planning formulas to the rollout, setup and execution of any corporate event by implementing critical path methodologies, timelines, and project management best practices.

Set budgets and Service Charges: Research the market to present a proposal of options to meet the event budget restrictions set by a client/event. Students will also learn various ways to price their services and incorporate additional fees for sourcing rentals.

Review:  Document events and perform a “postmortem” process to encourage “lessons learned” in every event at every location to create a valuable resource they can use to grow from and improve

To enroll or questions call Cengage Learning at (877) 221-5151. Course is not eligible for tuition waivers. 

Veterinary Assistant - ONLINE
This ONLINE course and training program prepares students for an exciting new career as an administrative veterinary assistant. Students in the program learn about the care of animals as well as how to recognize signs of illness and disease. This online program also covers interpersonal communication, interaction with clients and their animals, as well as how to assist the veterinarian during examinations. Administrative duties, such as fee collection, banking, and accounts payable are emphasized, and the program contains basic information about pet insurance. Textbooks are included. 170 hours. ONLINE. $1,995. To enroll for MCC, call (877) 221 - 5151. Not eligible for waivers.

Administrative Assistant Professional. Course # GES 245
In this 120-hour online, self-paced training program you will learn about the modern professional workplace and how to maintain a professional image. You will learn the importance of time management, and workplace behaviors and ethics. The material is presented in a step-by-step manner and you will learn by completing readings and hands-on exercises, in addition to watching video presentations. The program also includes quizzes and exams, so you can assess your skills at regular intervals. This program will help you develop verbal and written communication skills to effectively communicate with your coworkers and superiors. You will also explore technology basics like working with computers and other office tools and devices. Learn record keeping and financial management essentials to comfortably take on responsibilities like budgeting or handling invoices. Gain knowledge of event planning basics, so you can organize office meetings and special events. Learn travel basics such as how to create itineraries for other employees and how to book travel. Also, gain career advancement training and job searching skills. This online training program in partnership with Ed2go is self-paced with an online instructor. This program will take approx. 120 hours to complete and must be completed within 6 months of enrollment. To enroll or questions call (877) 221-5151. Course is not eligible for tuition waivers. $695

Six Sigma: Total Quality Applications. Course # EDG 709
In this ONLINE course you will learn how to effectively apply the elements and methods of Six Sigma. Understand how more than 25 tools and methods relate to the DMAIC (define, measure, analyze, improve, and control) model. Determine the relationship of basic statistics to Six Sigma and learn about the Six Sigma business case including strategic planning, the voice of the customer (VOC), quality function deployment (QFD), benchmarking, and financial investment methods. Discover how to use brainstorming, Pareto charts, and critical to quality help define processes, problems, and opportunities. Master the use of other key tools such as cause and effect diagrams, check-sheets, scatter diagrams, failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA), and force field analysis.

In this online course, you will learn how to apply the DMAIC model each step of the way. You’ll learn how to define, plan, implement, and close a Six Sigma project. You’ll also know how to use process capability and how to apply lean thinking. And you’ll understand the basics of advanced Six Sigma tools such as sampling, design of experiments (DOE), analysis of variance (ANOVA), hypothesis testing, control charts, and probability distributions. Pre-Req: Course # EDG 708 Total Quality Fundamentals. Classes begin monthly. (24 hours.) $130. To enroll: Step 1: to complete the online registration for your selected course. Step 2: Call MCC enrollment at 1800-818-3434 to complete payment. Classes begin monthly. Not eligible for tuition waivers. For questions, EMAIL

Introduction to Google Analytics. EDG 757
In this ONLINE course, you’ll learn to use Google Analytics to make the most of your online web traffic. See how you can track not just the traffic to all of your online content, but also determine which content is the most appealing, where your visitors came from, what devices they used, how long they stayed, which links they clicked, and where they went when they left.

The ONLINE course guides you step by step, report by report, through the major parts of the Google Analytics interface. From setting up your Google Analytics account and getting the all-important code you’ll need to add to your website’s pages to begin tracking your visitors, you’ll learn everything you need to know to get everything you can from the data that Google Analytics provides. You’ll even find out about Google AdWords and other tools to enhance your traffic as well as your Google Analytics reporting. ONLINE COURSE. Classes begin monthly. (24 hours.) $130. To enroll: Step 1: to complete the online registration for your selected course. Step 2: Call MCC enrollment at 1800-818-3434 to complete payment. Classes begin monthly. Not eligible for tuition waivers. For questions, EMAIL

Total Quality Fundamentals. Course # EDG 708
In this ONLINE course Learn how to effectively apply the fundamentals of total quality. Understand what quality is and learn about the history of the quality movement. Discover the role of customers in quality and determine the major elements of a quality system. Master key concepts such as the cost of non-quality, variation, and total employee involvement (TEI). Increase your value to your company by learning about various motivational models, leadership, and teamwork. Determine how to effectively apply quality standards by creating and implementing internal and external auditing activities. Learn the ins and outs of ISO 9000, ISO 14000, and the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
In this ONLINE course, you will learn how successful organizations apply quality to their everyday activities. You will find out how to use teamwork to make the most of employees’ abilities and potential. I will help you manage the process of change, reduce customer complaints, and increase customer service. You will learn of a number of quality fallacies and how to lessen their impact. ONLINE COURSE. Classes begin monthly. (24 hours.) $130.
To enroll: Step 1: to complete the online registration for your selected course. Step 2: Call MCC enrollment at 1800-818-3434 to complete payment. Classes begin monthly. Not eligible for tuition waivers. For questions, EMAIL


Grammar Refresher. Course # EDG 622
This ONLINE course will help you gain confidence in your ability to produce clean, grammatically correct work. You'll explore the basics of English grammar—like sentence structure and punctuation—as well as more sophisticated concepts—like logic and clarity. A patient instructor, memorable lessons, vivid examples, and interactive exercises will give you ample opportunity to put what you learn into practice. Reacquaint yourself with old, forgotten rules, meet some new ones. 24 hours. $130. ONLINE. Classes begin monthly. To enroll: Step 1: to complete the online registration for your selected course. Step 2: Call MCC enrollment at 1800-818-3434 to complete payment. Students will not have access to the online sessions until payment is made. All classes begin monthly. Not eligible for tuition waivers. For questions, EMAIL

Last Modified: 11/15/18