Fertilizer Applicator Certification Workshop
Instructor: Umass, Amherst Turf Program, Island Boards of Health
Local fertilizer regulations are in effect as of January 15, 2015. Get certified! This course will allow you to become certified to handle and use fertilizer in each town per new local regulations. Learn about the new regulations for professional development or personal enrichment. Ideal for island farmers, landscapers, gardeners, turf management businesses and interested homeowners.
MVRHS Library/ Fee: $35 for Personal Enrichment, $85 for Certification
Exam: Saturday, April 15 or at a later scheduled date
ServSafe Food Handling Certification
Instructor: Alice Robinson
Get certified to serve food! This one day workshop is convenient for those with busy schedules. Successful completion of this course and exam meets state and local requirements for a Person in Charge (PIC) of a food service establishment. Textbook, exam, anti-choking training, integrated FDA and State Food Codes and employee training materials are included. For more information on taking the exam online and where to pick up materials, please call the office (508) 693-9222. Please pick books up by May 6th.
1 Saturday, 8:30am-5pm
Exam: Saturday, May 20th, 4pm
Tisbury School Home Economics
Food Safety Sanitation Mini-Course
Instructor: Alice Robinson
This course is designed for anyone serving non-hazardous food in places such as bed and breakfasts, street fairs, and Farmer’s Markets.
1 Wednesday 4-7pm
Pesticide Licensure And CEU Workshop
Instructor: Gabrielle Sakolsky, Entomologist
For non-licensed seeking licensure:
This 4-hour workshop will prepare you to sit for the Pesticide Applicator (CORE) and Dealer Licensure Test. Class includes a free bus trip from Woods Hole to Bourne to sit for the exam on the morning of April 18th. Participants who are interested in sitting for the exam must register before April 11th, 2017 with the Massachusetts Department of Energy and Environmental Affairs. The exam will be held at 9:00am on Tuesday, April 18th at Upper Cape Tech Regional School in Bourne. A shuttle will be provided at Woods Hole to take students to the exam. Students will need to purchase the book “New Core Manual (3rd Ed.) w/MA Core Supplement(2014)”.
Continued Education for Licensed Pesticide Applicators (2 CEUs)
Licensed pesticide applicators earn 2 CEUs for this workshop. Topics include integrated pest management (IPM) and how to read a pesticide label and data safety sheet.
CEU Workshop for Licensed Contractors
Instructor: Michael A. Giampietro, C.B.O.
- The 2015 international residential code with upcoming MA amendments
- The 2015 International energy code with current MA amendments
- Business (Home Improvement Contractor Program) and Workman’s Comp
- International Building Code and the International Existing Building Code
- Massachusetts Zoning Act and What is OSHA
Hoisting 2A /1C CEU Workshop and License Prep
Instructor: Dan Eaton, All Phase Training
Adult Basic Education and HiSET Exam Prep
Instructors: Akia Sharp Barbosa, Sharon Engler Adviser: Sidney Morris
Get yourself on a track toward a career and more fulfilling employment. This program prepares adults to make a successful transition from post-secondary programs and begin careers in high-demand fields. Prepare yourself for taking the HiSET Examination and/or develop the communication skills to advance toward a career. Diagnostic testing is offered for each student to measure proficiency in five subject areas: reading, writing, math, science, and history. A “flipped classroom” design and rolling admissions individualizes your learning experience through computer-based tutoring. Free mentorships available. Scholarships available. This class is made available by a generous grant from The Vineyard Golf Club Foundation.
By submitting a payment through this site you agree to ACE MV’s TERMS OF REGISTRATION.
Instructor: Dan Eaton, All Phase Training, Duxbury, MA
Each student will receive 20 hours of training, which will take place over a 5-day period. This 20-hour program will be broken into a 4-hour sessions per day. Training includes: Pre-trip inspection, air brake test, 4 maneuvers on the CDL course that are required to pass the test, and written road test portion. Upon completion of the 20 hours, the student will be ready to take and pass the CDL Class A exam. NOTE: Prerequisites for this course include: 1) Ability to drive a standard transmission; 2) Ability to back up a trailer; 3) DOT Medical Certificate and; 4) Commercial Learners Permit (CLP).
20 Hours, Monday- Friday 8am-12pm or 1pm-5pm
March 27 – March 31 Fee: $3350
Location: Vineyard Transit Authority, Airport Rd, Edgartown
Class size limited to 4 By submitting a payment through this site you agree to ACE MV’s TERMS OF REGISTRATION.
Unrestricted Contractors Supervisor License
Instructor: Bill Howland, Construction Supervisor Training
Prep course covers construction, reconstruction, alteration, repair, removal, and demolition involving any activity regulated by the code for: 1) 3500 cubic foot enclosed spaces; 2) One and two family dwellings or any accessory building thereto, irrespective of size; 3) Buildings used for farm purposes and; 4) Retaining walls less than 10 feet in height at all points along the wall as measured from the base of the footing to the top of the wall. This license includes all of the Specialty Licenses. Material required for course: 8th Edition Commercial Code Book, 8th Edition Residential Code Book, IECC Energy Code and Architectural Access Code. For more information and to sign up, please visit: www.contractorsuccess.com or call (978) 939-3435
7 Thursdays 3:30- 7pm
February 2 – March 23
Location: MVRHS 501
Food Safety Sanitation Mini-Course Instructor: Alice Robinson This course is designed for anyone serving non-hazardous food in places such as bed and breakfasts, street fairs, and Farmer’s Markets. Coming Spring 2017