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Advanced Manufacturing Mid Level Skills 110 Hour Course with Credentialing

$1,500

with Adv Mfg Team

The Advanced Manufacturing Program at Essex North Shore Agricultural and Technical School  will provide students with a state of the art educational experience placing them on a trajectory to the highly skilled, high demand field of Advanced Manufacturing. Students will learn the high level skills demanded in 21st century Advanced Manufacturing. 

Our Essentials Training Program  provides students with the highly technical mid level skills that are necessary in this field.   Students enrolled in the Essential Skills Training have either completed out Basic Skills Training or are currently working in the field of Advanced Manufacturing and could benefit from a higher level of skills training.  They will follow a course sequence that includes: Multi Axis Advanced CNC Operations, Computer Aided Machining, SolidWorks, Advanced Math for Machining, and CNC Machine Tooling.  

Students completing our program will advance their knowledge and abilities and become highly skilled in this field.  Qualified and highly skilled machinists are presently in high demand in the North East and locally on the North Shore where Advanced Manufacturing is one of our critical industries. 

Additionally, our students will have the opportunity to earn industry recognized credentials. This course will also include career skills training.  

The  Advanced Manufacturing Program is a 110 hour training program from September-December. Classes are held Tuesdays and Thursday from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Saturdays from 8 am to 1 pm.  Some online coursework is also required. 

Plumbing Tier 1

$870

with Dan Brown

This class is for those who have had no training but would like to be in the Plumbing field.  This class follows the Massachusetts State curriculum and is designed to prepare students for the Massachusetts State Examination for the Journeyman Plumbing License.  Code books are included in the course fee. Books will be used for all five tiers.

Link for application for Plumbing Apprentice license:

https://elicensing.mass.gov/CitizenAccess/Default.aspx . 

New Plumbing Board regulations allow students into Tier 1 without being a registered apprentice. Apprentice cards need to be in hand prior to the start of Tier 2 which will begin February 2020 directly after Tier 1. We recommend that apprentice applications be submitted by October 1st 2019 to ensure apprentice applications have time to be processed through the Plumbing Board.

Plumbing Tier 4

$800

with Stephen Calzini

Prerequisite: You must have completed Tier 3. If you completed this at a location other than our NightHawks Adult Education Program, you must provide a copy of your signed verification of school and shop hours. You must be currently working in the plumbing trade and apprentice verification will be determined prior to the start of class. 

This class follows the state curriculum and is designed to prepare you for the Massachusetts State Examination for the Journeyman Plumbing License. Class will meet for the required 110 hours.

Required: All students must bring their current code book to all classes.

Plumbing Tier 5

$800

with Karl Jacobson

Prerequisite: You must have completed Tier 4. If you have completed this at a location other than our NigtHawks Adult Education Program, please provide a copy of your signed verification of school and shop hours form showing hours completed. You must be currently working in the plumbing trade and submit a copy of your apprentice card at the time of registration. 

This class follows the state curriculum and is designed to prepare you for the Massachusetts State Examination for the Journeyman Plumbing License. Class will meet for the required 110 hours.

Required: All students must bring their current code book to all classes.

Woodworking - Introduction

$250

with Ralph Arabian

This introductory course will teach students how to safely make useful projects with wood. Students will also learn how to safely operate hand and power tools. 

Full Course

600-Hour Journeyman License Series: Advanced 1: 75 Hours

$600

with Christos Xerras

This course is the first part of the Final 150-hour series completing the required 600-hour Journeyman License code and theory sequence. The Advanced course is offered for apprentices with more than 450 hours of code and theory instruction. This course will meet on Tuesday and Thursday nights. Tuition does not include the cost of the textbook.

600-Hour Journeyman License Series: Intermediate 1: 75 Hours

$600

with Andrew Andricopoulos

This course is the first 75 hours of the Intermediate Level 300-hour course. This course is appropriate for apprentices with more than 150 hours and less than 450 hours of classroom code and theory instruction. Intermediate is offered for apprentices with more than 150 hours and less than 450 hours of code and theory instruction. This course will meet on Tuesday and Thursday nights. Tuition does not include the cost of the textbook.

600-Hour Journeyman License Series: Introduction 1: 75 Hours

$600

with Andrew Gallione

Are you looking to become an Electrician? The standards of the Massachusetts Electrical Board of Examiners require both confirmation of multiple years of work hours in the Electrical Industry along with 600 hours of classroom instruction focused on National Electrical Codes and Electrical Theory. This course is the starting point for anyone interested in a Journeyman License. This is the first 75 hours of the Level 1 course. A second 75-hour course will be offered in the spring term allowing you to complete your first 150 in one year. The Introduction course is offered for anyone just starting out and/or anyone with less than 150 certified hours of classroom code and theory instruction. This course will meet on Tuesday and Thursday nights. Tuition does not include the cost of the textbook.





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