DASA-HARASSMENT, BULLYING, CYBERBULLYING, AND DISCRIMINATION IN SCHOOLS:
PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION
The six-hour course will include the social patterns of bullying and discrimination, and harassment, including those acts based on but not limited to race, color, weight, national origin, ethnic group, religion, religious practice, disability, sexual orientation, gender or sex through hands-on, thought-provoking group and individual activities that will offer insight and application into the Dignity Act.
Section A: Saturday, January 12
Section B: Sunday, January 27
Section C: Saturday, February 9
Section D: Sunday, February 24
Section E: Sunday, March 10
Section F: Saturday, March 23
Section G: Sunday, April 7
Section H: Saturday, May 4
Section I: Saturday, May 18
Section J: Sunday, June 2
Section K: Saturday, June 22
Section L: Sunday, July 14
Section M: Saturday, July 27
Section N: Saturday, August 10
FOOD PROTECTION COURSE
The NYC Health code requires that supervisors of food service establishments and non-retail food service establishments be certified in food protection. The Health Department conducts unannounced inspections of restaurants at least once a year. Get trained in food handling, food temperature, personal hygiene and vermin control. This 15-hour course prepares students for NYC certification. A certifying examination will be given immediately upon completion of the local regulations training (examination cost is included in course price). Exam is held in Manhattan. Please note: A $15 transfer fee will be applied for section reassignments.
Section A: March 9 and March 10| Exam Date - TBD
Section B: May 18 and My 19 | Exam - TBD |
3 Sessions (with Exam Date) | 18 hours Saturday and Sunday | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
INDIVIDUAL RÉSUMÉ PREPARATION
Customized workshop designed to meet your specific job-search needs. Working one-on-one with a leading industry expert, you will receive personal attention on how to create an effective résumé or improve an existing one. Our expert will tailor your sessions based on your career goals, which may include résumé review, strategies on creating cover letters, and writing follow-up thank you notes, or mock interviewing. Call 718.982.2182 for appointment.
NYS-APPROVED RECOGNIZING AND REPORTING CHILD ABUSE
Learn the physical and behavioral signs of child abuse and maltreatment. This two-hour workshop will teach you about mandated reporting and how to carry out your professional responsibilities.
Section A: March 9 | 10:00 - 12:00 pm
Section B: May 11 | 10:00 - 12:00 pm
NYS-APPROVED SCHOOL VIOLENCE PREVENTION AND INTERVENTION
In this two-hour workshop, you will learn the dynamics of aggressive behavior in children and the tools used to prevent them from becoming victims of such behavior.
Section A: Saturday, March 9 | 12:30 - 2:30 pm
Section B: Saturday, May 11 | 12:30 - 2:30 pm
The Needs of Children with Autism
The New York State Education Department requires all teachers who are seeking initial or professional state certification in special education take a three-hour workshop in the needs of children with autism. It covers definitions, etiology, prevalence, characteristics, evidence-based instructional methods/interventions, behavior management and positive behavioral supports, effective collaboration and resources and supports.
Section A: Saturday, March 9
Section B: Saturday, May 11
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM