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 Career Pathways Bridge (CPB) Programs

Get the Skills You Need for a Great Career!

  • Did you take an admissions exam and did not meet the program entry scores?

  • Are you a Level 3, 4, 5 or 6 ELL student?

  • Don’t have a high school diploma or GED?

If you answered yes to any of these, you may be eligible to participate in one of these NWTC Career Pathway Bridge programs:

Accounting Assistant

Career Pathway Bridge to Certificate and Technical Diploma

The Career Pathway Bridge Electrical System program will prepare you for entry-level accounting positions in a professional office setting. You will earn a Small Business Bookkeeping Certificate as you work toward your technical diploma. The credits you earn from this program are transferrable to the Accounting Associate Degree.

Electrical Systems

Career Pathway Bridge to Technical Diploma

The Career Pathway Bridge Electrical Systems program prepares students to install, maintain, and service basic electrical equipment used in residential, commercial, and industrial settings. You will earn 2 certificates as you work toward your technical diploma – Residential Wiring Certificate and Industrial Wiring Certificate. The credits you earn from this program are transferrable to the Construction Technology Associate Degree.  

Human Resources

Career Pathway Bridge to Certificate and Technical Diploma

The Career Pathway Bridge Human Resources program provides you with the employment, benefits and policy knowledge and skills to begin a career in Human Resources. You will earn 3 certificates as you work toward your technical diploma – Human Resources Compliance Certificate, Organizational Safety and Health Certificate and Employee Benefits, Relations, and Development Certificate. The credits you earn from this program are transferrable to the Human Resources Associate Degree.

Medical Assistant

Career Pathway Bridge to Certificate and Technical Diploma

The Career Pathway Bridge Medical Assistant program prepares you to assist physicians in their offices or other medical settings.  You will earn a Healthcare Customer Service Representative Certificate as you work toward your technical diploma.

Nursing Assistant

Career Pathway Bridge to Certificate

The Career Pathway Bridge Nursing Assistant program prepares you to perform basic nursing tasks under the supervision and direction of a Registered Nurse in a nursing home, home health environment, or hospital setting. After completion of the Nursing Assistant certificate coursework, you must pass the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program competency examination to become a Certified Nursing Assistant.

Office Professional

Career Pathway Bridge to Certificate and Technical Diploma

The Career Pathway Bridge Office Professional program prepares you for entry-level office positions within professional office environments. You will earn an Office Support Certificate as you work toward your technical diploma. The credits you earn from this program are transferrable to the Office Professional Associate Degree.

Personal Care Worker 

Career Pathway Bridge Program to Certificate

The Career Pathway Bridge Personal Care Worker program is a short, 34-hour course that prepares you for providing personal care to those who need assistance in their home or residential facility. There are NO tests – this course combines lecture with laboratory hands-on practice of learned skills.

Welding

Career Pathway Bridge to Certificate and Technical Diploma

The Career Pathway Bridge Welding program prepares students to join metal by applying heat and pressure to join metal sections together to form a permanent bond. Welders plan layouts or work from blueprints, drawings, or other specifications. You will earn 3 certificates as you work toward your technical diploma – Welding Certificate 1, Welding Certificate 2 and Welding Certificate 3. The credits you earn from this program are transferrable to the Welding Associate Degree.

To register or for more details, contact:

Brenda LaMalfa
Navigation Specialist
(920) 491-2693

 

 

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