Learn something new, enhance your skills, advance your career, and improve your bottom line!

The Business and Training Center offers in-demand skills training courses and programs designed for both individuals and corporations. 

Whether you are looking to develop new skills for career entry or advancement or are a company looking to build the skills of your employees, we offer the quality instruction you are looking for. We will also work directly with your company to build a customized corporate training program to meet your specific needs.

Business & Training

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Professional Development

Our classroom courses have now moved to remote learning using Zoom, led by Great Bay instructors. These courses are held virtually on specific days and times, so you can still interact with your instructors and classmates while you gain new skills.

Technical Skills Training

In-Person
(Rochester Campus)

Technical Blueprint Reading         

  • Feb. 13 – Mar. 8, 2023

M, W  6:00-8:30PM

Cost: $519

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Shop & Construction Math

  • Feb. 14 – Mar. 9, 2023

T, R 6:00-8:30PM

Cost: $519

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Manufacturing Skills & Knowledge

Mar. 20 – Apr. 12, 2023

M, W 6:00-8:30PM

Cost: $519

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CNC Set-up Operator Fundamentals

Mar. 21 – Apr. 13, 2023

T, R 6:00-8:30PM

Cost: $519

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Supply Chain Courses

In-Person
(Rochester Campus)

Supply Chain Procurement Certificate

  • Feb. 7 – Mar. 2, 2023

T, R  6:00-8:30pm

Cost: $1,285

Supply Chain Warehousing Certificate

  • Mar. 7 – Apr. 6, 2023

T, R 6:00-8:30PM

Cost: $1,285

Supply Chain Planning Certificate

  • Apr. 18 – May 11, 2023

T, R 6:00-8:30PM

Cost: $1,285

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EMT/AEMT

In-Person
(Portsmouth Campus)

Basic and Advanced Life Support Refresher Courses

  • Feb. 7, 2023
  • Mar. 17, 2023
  • Apr. 21, 2023
  • May 19, 2023

F  8:00-4:00PM

Cost: EMT-$350; AEMT-$400

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Healthcare Reset Workshop

In-Person
(Portsmouth Campus)

Morning Session (8-12:00PM): Learn to Thrive During Stress

Afternoon Session (1-5:00PM): Strategies for Greater Joy & Wellbeing in Healthcare

  • Mar. 17, 2023

F  8:00-5:00PM

Cost: 
Full-day: $375 (includes lunch)
Half-day: $240

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Microsoft Excel Courses

Remote & In-Person
Classes Offered

REMOTE CLASSES

Introduction to Excel

  • Feb. 7-9, 2023
  • May 2-4, 2023

T, W, R  9:30-11:30AM

Cost: $219

Intermediate Excel

  • Feb. 14-16, 2023
  • May 9-11, 2023

T, W, R  9:30-11:30AM

Cost: $219

Macros & Pivot Tables

  • Feb. 21-22, 2023
  • May 16-17, 2023

T, W  9:30-11:30AM

Cost: $189

IN-PERSON CLASSES

Introduction to Excel

  • Mar. 7-8, 2023

T, W  9:00-12:00PM

Cost: $219

Intermediate Excel

  • Mar. 14-15, 2023

T, W  9:00-12:00PM

Cost: $219

Macros & Pivot Tables

  • Mar. 21-22, 2023

T, W  9:00-11:00AM

Cost: $189

PowerPoint

  • Mar. 28-29, 2023

T, W 9:00-12:00PM

Cost: $219

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Healthcare Programs

Prepare for exciting, challenging, and rewarding careers in Healthcare. Learn more about our Medical Assistant Training and Licensed Nursing Assistant Programs.

Medical Assistant Training Certificate

Become a medical assistant in just 12 weeks! Learn to assist physicians with administrative and clinical responsibilities and prepare for the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) exam.

  • 8 weeks in class
    • Monday – Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm
    • Friday 8:00am – 4:00pm
  • 4-week practicum
    • Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Tuition: $5,650

Class Dates for 2023:

  • January 17 – April 7, 2023
  • April 10 – June 30, 2023
  • July 3 – September 22, 2023
  • September 25 – December 15, 2023

For additional details about the program, information sessions, how to apply, and more, visit the Medical Assistant Training Program or call 603-427-7653 to learn more and start the application process.

*WIOA Approved Program*

Licensed Nursing Assistant Program

The LNA training program prepares you to work in a vital role providing direct patient care and emphasizes many areas of healthcare education including infection control, safety and proper body mechanics.

This five-week Board of Nursing approved program, run by Manchester Community College, is now offered in Portsmouth at Great Bay Community College. It combines in-person instruction (24 hours clinical lab instruction & 60 hours of clinical training at a local healthcare facility) and 60 hours of online work.

For additional details about the program and how to apply, visit the LNA webpage to learn more and start the application process.

*WIOA Approved Program*

Technical Skills

To meet industry and career training demands, we offer programs and short-term training options designed to offer in-demand training for the manufacturing, industrial and construction sectors. Courses are suitable for both professionals looking to enhance or build career skills as well as for employers looking to send their employees to build or refresh skills.

Need More Information?

Do you have questions about the Business & Training Center, or the courses/programs we offer?

Contact us using the form below, or by calling 603-427-7653 or emailing GreatBayBTC@ccsnh.edu.