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Professional Development and Career Training
Professional Development and Career Training

Are you ready to acquire some new skills and advance your career?

Is professional development for you and your employees the next step in growing your business?

Naugatuck Valley Community College offers an array of training solutions to ensure your success. We offer interactive and hands-on learning opportunities at our Waterbury and Danbury campuses or we will customize a program just for your employees and bring it onsite at your place of business.  

Please browse our popular business topics.  

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Textbooks and Educational Materials

No need to make a trip to the bookstore, all required textbooks, and materials will be provided in class and are included in the cost of the course.

Refund Policy, Changes and Cancellations

Withdrawal and refund requests must be received three business days (72 hours) prior to the beginning of class unless stated otherwise in the course description. Refunds are not granted after this deadline.

Telephone: 203-575-8029

Fax: 203-575-8243

Email: nc@nv.edu

Mail: Non-Credit Refunds, Room 407, Naugatuck Valley Community College, 750 Chase Pkwy., Waterbury, CT 06708

If there is a course cancellation due to insufficient enrollment, students will be notified by phone, mail and/or email. Please make sure when registering that your contact information is up-to-date. We would like to offer you the opportunity to transfer to another section, if available, or to another class of your choosing. If we have not heard from you within 7 business days, a refund will automatically be processed. Please allow 2-4 weeks for processing. The person registered in our records system is the person who will receive the refund.

The College reserves the right to make changes to the information listed in this publication or to cancel courses due to insufficient enrollment or other reasonable causes. Full refund is made if the College cancels the course.

College closings due to inclement weather are announced over local AM/ FM radio/TV stations, on the college website (nv.edu), on the college’s main phone line (203-575-8000) and a text message is sent to everyone who is registered through the myCommNetAlert System.  Likewise, in the event of an early closing, the same communication will occur. If the college has a delayed opening, all classes that begin before the delayed opening time will not be held that day and will be rescheduled at another time.

Danbury and off-site cancellations: If NVCC cancels or delays classes, this applies to Waterbury and Danbury Campuses as well as all off-site locations. 

Nondiscrimination

Naugatuck Valley Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religious creed, age, sex, national origin, marital status, ancestry, present or past history of mental disorder, learning disability or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression or genetic information in its programs and activities. In addition, the College does not discriminate in employment on the additional basis of veteran status or criminal record. The following individual has been designated to handle nondiscrimination policies regarding disability policies: Robert Divjak, Director of Facilities/Section 504/ADA Coordinator, Room C216, Naugatuck Valley Community College, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708; 203-575-8235. The following individual has been designated to handle nondiscrimination policies regarding sex discrimination as well as other forms of prohibited discrimination: Jacquie Swanson, Associate Director of Human Resources/Title IX Coordinator, Room K704, Naugatuck Valley Community College, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708; 203-575-8043.

Students with Disabilities

If you are a student with a learning disability that may require an academic adjustment, please contact our staff at 203-575-8161. Students with all other disabilities must contact Laurie Novi at 203-575-8035. Adjustments will only be provided to those students who have completed the disabilities disclosure process. Please contact the appropriate office at least three weeks prior to the course. Failure to do this may result in a delay or inability to provide the requested adjustment(s).

The Connecticut Department of Labor projects an increase of over 8,800 business and financial operations jobs from 2014 to 2024.  These jobs are across all levels of educational and experiential backgrounds.  There are opportunities for those entering a business or financial career and opportunities for professional growth and advancement as well.


Register Me

How to Register

Waterbury Campus

Walk In:

NVCC, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT
Office of Non-Credit Lifelong Learning Registration,
Founder's Hall, Center for Health Science, Room F323
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Get Directions to NVCC

Mail:
Complete the registration form and send with payment to:

NVCC
Office of Non-Credit Lifelong Learning Registration,
Room F323
750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708-3011

Fax:
Fax registration form with credit card information to 203-575-8243.
AMEX/MC/Visa/Discover only

Phone:
Call 203-575-8029
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
MC/Visa/Discover only

Danbury Campus

Walk In:

190 Main Street, Danbury, CT 06810-7805
Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Get Directions to NVCC

Mail:

Complete the registration form and send with payment to:

NVCC Danbury Campus
190 Main Street
Danbury, CT 06810-7805

Fax:
Fax registration form with credit card information to 203-575-8243.
AMEX/MC/Visa/Discover only

Phone:
Call 203-437-9699
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
AMEX/MC/Visa/Discover only

Register Employee

How to Register An Employee

Step 1 – Choose the right program

Please browse our course descriptions and see our current course offerings.  If you have questions or do not see what you or your employees need, contact Judith Slisz, Coordinator at 203-596-8743. New program ideas are always welcome.

Step 2 – Determine the funding source/method

Payment must be provided at the time of registration. Payment methods include: check, American Express, MasterCard, Visa and Discover credit/ debit cards, tuition authorization letter, or purchase order. 

A Tuition Authorization Letter or PO must be on official company stationary and include:

  • student’s proper name, address and phone number;
  • course title(s), course number (CRN), total course fees;
  • guarantee of payment in full for course (s);
  • and company contact with mailing address where the invoice should be sent, including signature of the authorizing agent.

Step 3 – Submit the Registration and Payment

Complete a registration form and send with payment using one of the methods below:

Mail: NVCC, Non-Credit Lifelong Learning Registration, Room K407, 750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT 06708.

Fax: 203-575-8277 AMEX/MC/Visa/Discover, or Tuition Authorization Letter only.

Phone: 203-575-8029, Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm AMEX/MC/ Visa/Discover only.

Walk In: (Two locations - Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm)

Waterbury
750 Chase Parkway, Waterbury, CT, Non-Credit Lifelong Learning, Kinney Hall, Room K407

Danbury
183 Main Street, Danbury, CT (Moving to: 190 Main Street, Danbury, CT)  

In today’s competitive global market, the difference between growth and stagnation lies in the quality of your team. Enhance the knowledge and skills of your employees to create a high performance environment with our faculty experts. 

NVCC recognizes that training programs need to accommodate your employee work schedules and production timelines; so we will deliver your training where and when you need it. Days, evenings, or weekends, your site or ours, we will be there when you need us. Our cost-effective  customized training solutions can be tailored to meet the needs of your organization and include an array of business, soft-skills, and technical topics.

Our training coordinators can assess learning needs, identify gaps and provide training solutions. Contact Cynthia Tolin at ctolin@nv.edu or 203-596-8743. Some of our most popular programs are listed below and in our catalog. If you don’t see what you need, let us know. We have access to a wide variety of topics and experts and will be happy to match the right training to your company.

Budget Basics

Intergenerational Communication

Spanish for the Workplace

Conflict Resolution

Internal Control

Stress Management

Delegating

Leadership

Succession Planning

Diversity

Microsoft Office Applications

Supervisory Skills

Effective Writing on the Job

Professional Development Planning

Technical Writing

English as a Second Language

Project Management

Time Management

Grant Writing

QuickBooks Pro 2015

Wellness Strategies

 

 

 

 

 

Program Coordinator
Laurie L Hornbecker
203-575-8031 (p)
203-575-8243 (f)
Room: Founders
750 Chase Parkway
Waterbury, CT 06708
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