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Dual Enrollment at Moraine Valley Community College

MVCC Dual Enrollment opportunities for District 218 students

Basic Nursing Assistant Training Program (BNAT)

The program will prepare you to become a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA). You will master competency in the 21 manual patient care skills mandated by the Illinois Department of Public Health. Your training will consist of 64 hours of classroom lecture including Alzheimer’s, and 40 hours of lab training, including CPR certification. In addition, you will gain hands-on experience by completing 40 hours of clinical rotations at a nearby health care facility. Students who successfully complete this program are eligible to take the State of Illinois Nurse Aide Competency Exam. After passing this exam, you may seek employment in long-term care facilities, hospitals and home health agencies.
 
 
Emergency Medical Technician Program (EMT)
 
This program will prepare you to become a Certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) in Illinois, then go on to a Paramedic or Fire Science Program.  You will master the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level.  Your training will consist of lecture and lab sessions in addition to several clinical sessions.  Students who complete this program will earn 8 college credits and are eligible to take the Illinois Department of Public Health EMT State Examination.  After passing the exam, you may seek employment in 911 services and ambulance response.  

 

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC)

Completion of the HVAC Dual Enrollment program will earn you a Basic Air Conditioning Technician Certificate while you are still in high school.  Earn a total of 19 college credits upon completing the required courses, and you'll be on your way to begin a career as a heating, air conditioning and refrigeration mechanic, installer or service representative.

 

Welding

This Dual Enrollment program will help you earn your Shielded Metal Welding Certificate while you're still in high school.  Earn a total of nine college credits after completing the required courses.  This certificate will give you a step up on pursuing a career as a basic stick welder and help you master popular welding processes.  You will also gain skills working with the equipment used in professional settings as well as necessary safety procedures.  

 

 
MVCC Virtual Dual Enrollment Information Sessions 2021-2022
Please contact Mrs. Bennett to sign up for the Dual Enrollment Information session you are interested in. A parent should attend the session also. This is a great opportunity for students to earn college credit in high school and get a jump start on a career they are interested in!
 
Moraine Valley Community College  
Information Sessions  
   
Session 1 EMS Information Session
Description You can become a Certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) in Illinois, then go on to Paramedic or Fire Science Program. The EMT program begins in January 2022 on the Moraine Valley campus, with lecture and lab sessions Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:00pm-4:50pm; as well as several clinical sessions to be determined. Students must be the age of 18 by April 8th in order to register for the course and are responsible for transportation to Moraine Valley and clinical sites. Successful completers receive eight college credits and are eligible to challenge the Illinois Department of Public Health EMT State Examination after successful completion of the course. Moraine Valley Community College’s EMT program has been approved by the Illinois Department of Public Health.
Who For students who are seniors in 2021-2022 academic year
When Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Time 4:30 PM
Where https://morainevalley.webex.com/morainevalley/j.php?MTID=m30c28784134e60570dcd63cc7a5e4510
   
Session 2 Criminal Justice Information Session
Description Intensive instruction in the technical aspects of private security employment. Emphasis is on legal rules, security techniques and processes, life safety, and public relations. Successful completion satisfies the 20-hour basic training requirement for unarmed private security certification under Illinois revised statutes. Must be 18 years of age to be employed after successful completion of the state Unarmed Security Guard certification.
Who For students who are seniors in 2021-2022 academic year
When Thursday, January 28, 2021
Time 4:30 PM
Where https://morainevalley.webex.com/morainevalley/j.php?MTID=m56da3cefaba5824a7fd18fa8e5ace1ff
   
Session 3 CIS Information Session
Description Computer Information System (CIS) and Office Technology (OFT). Earn certificates for Small Database Administrator, Data Entry, and Programming Skills.
Who For students who are seniors in 2021-2022 academic year
When Tuesday, February 2, 2021
Time 4:30 PM
Where https://morainevalley.webex.com/morainevalley/j.php?MTID=m0bfe62892180689a27c2ea0e9914af04
   
Session 4 American Sign Language Information Session
Description Learn to communicate using American Sign Language! American Sign Language ranks in the top 5 of the most commonly used languages in the United States and is the 3rd most taught language in schools. Not only are you learning a new language, but you are learning about Deaf culture and the history of the Deaf community and interpreting. Students will find that learning American Sign Language can lead to plentiful and diverse job opportunities. Join us at Moraine Valley to start learning American Sign Language
Who For students who are seniors in 2021-2022 academic year
When Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Time 4:30pm
Where https://morainevalley.webex.com/morainevalley/j.php?MTID=m50756280263ef83573e046292f149cf5
   
Session 5 BNAT Information Session
Description You can become a Certified Nursing Assistant in Illinois, then go on to a Nursing Program. The CNA program begins in January 2022 on the Moraine Valley campus, with lecture and lab sessions Monday through Thursday from 1 to 3:15 p.m., along with five clinical sessions on Saturdays from 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Students are responsible for transportation to Moraine Valley and clinical sites. Successful completers will receive seven college credits and qualify for the State Competency Exam in June 2022. Moraine Valley’s Basic Nurse Assistant Training Program is approved by the Illinois Department of Public Health.
Who For students who are seniors in 2021-2022 academic year
When Thursday, February 4, 2021
Time 4:30 PM
Where https://morainevalley.webex.com/morainevalley/j.php?MTID=m30e84f4bee2db69cd08253ae936f9c9d
   
Session 6 HVAC Information Session
Description You can earn a Basic Air Conditioning Technician Certificate to begin a career as heating, air conditioning, and refrigeration mechanic, installer, or service representative. The HVAC classes begins in August 2021 on the Moraine Valley campus, with lecture and lab sessions Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:00pm-4:50pm. Students are responsible for transportation to Moraine Valley. Successful completers of the certificate receive a total of 19 college credits after successful completion of the required courses.
Who For students who are seniors in 2021-2022 academic year
When Tuesday, February 9, 2021
Time 4:30pm
Where https://morainevalley.webex.com/morainevalley/j.php?MTID=m4d02d8e9eefda7cc6639d52e90ff8793
   
Session 7 Welding Information Session
Description You can earn a Shielded Metal ARC Welding Certificate for a career as a basic stick welder. It will give a student one step up on entering the welding field. The Welding classes begins in August 2021 on the Moraine Valley campus, with lecture and lab sessions Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:00pm-4:50pm. Students are responsible for transportation to Moraine Valley. Successful completers receive a total of 9 college credits after successful completion of the required courses.
Who For students who are seniors in 2021-2022 academic year
When Thursday, February 11, 2021
Time 4:30pm
Where https://morainevalley.webex.com/morainevalley/j.php?MTID=ma0c1e308e7760f284e8a9a4320d29e16