GST BOCES Adult Education and Career Services serves adult students in the Southern Tier of New York State and the surrounding region. Whether you're interested in training for a new career, earning your high school diploma or looking for a new hobby, we have a course that will meet your needs. We also offer computer training and on-site, customized courses to meet the needs of local business and industry.

We have three convenient locations: the Bush Campus in Elmira, the Coopers Campus in Painted Post and the Wildwood Campus in Hornell.

Browse our course catalog, search the site for a course that meets your needs or call our toll-free number at 1-877-ADULTED.

Any prospective student is welcome to visit the institution prior to registering for any program.

Important Dates:

September 2017

   27 -Notary Public Preparation (BSH-6351-F18) begins

October 2017

   4 -Security Guard (CEC-7987-F18) begins
   6 -Smart Phone 101 (BSH-7328-F18) begins
   16 -Dog Obedience I (BSH-4001-F18) begins
   16 -Dog Obedience II (BSH-4011-F18) begins
   16 -Flagger Training - Work Zone Flagger Training (BSH-9802-F18) begins
   16 -Nurse Aide/Home Health Aide Training (WEC-5541-F18) begins
   17 -HEATING, VENTILATION, A/C AND REFRIGERATION ( HVAC / R ) (BSH-5100-F18) begins
   18 -Forklift Operations (BSH-7801-F18) begins
   19 -Computer Aided Drafting & Design (BSH-9602-F18) begins
   19 -Rough Terrain Forklift Operations (BSH-7802-F18) begins
   24 -OSHA 10 Construction (BSH-7006-F18) begins

November 2017

   1 -Notary Public Preparation (BSH-6352-F18) begins
   6 -Accelerated Machinist Partnership (AMP) (BSH-9600-AMP) begins
   6 -Esthetics Program (BSH-9800-F18) begins
   6 -Nurse Aide/Home Health Aide Training (BSH-5541F18A) begins
   6 -Nurse Aide/Home Health Aide Training (BTH-5541-18A) begins
   7 -Aqua Aerobics (WAT-2802-F18) begins
   8 -Security Guard Annual In-Service (CEC-7989-F18) begins
   13 -Office Support Specialist (BSH-9550-F18) begins
   20 -Aerobic Fun in the Water (ODM-2803-F18) begins
   27 -Precision Machining (BSH-9600-F18) begins
   30 -Aerobic Fun in the Water (ODM-2804-F18) begins

December 2017

   1 -Smart Phone 101 (BSH-7328W18A) begins

 

Community Partners:

Broome-Tioga Workforce

HomeTown Careers

PA Career Link

Smart Option Student Loans

Tompkins County Workforce

Trehab

VESID/ACCES

WorkForce New York

 

Sponsors:

Cameron Manufacturing

Hilliard Corporation

Howell Packaging

Horizon Solutions

Kennedy Valve

Progressive Machine & Design

Rockwell Automation

SMC Corporation of America

Wilkins RV Sales

WorkForce New York

Attention High School Students:

If you don't plan to attend college right after high school for any reason, GST BOCES Adult Education and Career Services can help. We offer reasonably-priced, short-term training programs that give you job-ready skills. In a few months, you can learn a marketable skill, get a job and start reaching your goals!

Reach your goals

GST BOCES Adult Education and Career Services offers specialized career training programs designed specifically to meet the needs of local employers. The following programs are just a few examples of career pathways you can begin after high school graduation:

    Commercial Driver's License (Class A or B)
    Cosmetology
    Electricity
    Esthetics
    Healthcare Career Pathway
    Nail Technology
    Office Support Specialist
    Practical Nursing
    Precision Machining
    Welding

All trainings will include job readiness skills such as resume building, job search support and employment preparation.

Learn more

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To learn more about these courses and our other career training options, please call 739-7905 and ask to speak with one of our vocational specialists. Get started today!

Click here for a copy of our Post Secondary program brochure.