Electrical Code & Theory classes begin Sept 19

2023-07-31T16:18:26-04:00July 28th, 2023|Classes & Programs, News|

The UCT Martha’s Vineyard Electrical Program, funded by CTI, provides full scholarship for eligible program participants including classes, materials, and certification upon completion of program for first-year only.

Full tuition covered, including:

  • Code & Theory Lectures
  • Shop Hours
  • Certificate of Electrical Level 1
  • OSHA 10 Certificate where applicable

Student requirements:

  • Must be 18+ yrs old
  • Must have drivers license
  • Must be unemployed or underemployed
  • Must have GED or high school diploma

Program begins September 19, 2023! Sign up now!

All questions should be directed to Mary Burke at Upper Cape Cod Tech

Upcoming Info Session: Early Childhood Education, December 15th, 6pm-7pm

2022-12-06T10:38:04-05:00December 5th, 2022|Blog, Classes & Programs, Events|

Interested in beginning or advancing your career in Early Childhood Education?

Come learn more about the MV Community College Consortium’s NEW island-based program that will provide you with:

  • 3 college credits in Child Growth and Development (January 23-May 16, 2023)
  • CPR/First Aid Certification
  • Center-Based Teacher and Family Child Care Provider licensure support
  • Scholarships
  • Professional Development
  • Academic Support in a Cohort Model
Information Session
Thursday, December 15, 6-7PM
MV Community Services – Early Education and Care Center
111 Edgartown-VH Road
Click HERE to register for this event!
Email Kate Lefer for more information: kate@acemv.org

Upcoming Small Business Finance Class

2022-11-18T11:17:35-05:00November 18th, 2022|Classes & Programs, News|

Are you a current Vineyard business owner or manager who wants to build the proper infrastructure to track your income and expenses? 

In this class you will learn:

The basics of small business bookkeeeping; what’s important to know about running a business from a seasonal perspective; inventory management and financial decision-making; looking at financial (Profit and Loss) statements; and, things to consider when filing taxes.

You will also get a general introduction in business structures and the different kinds of taxation and bookkeeping necessary for your type of business. Please come with questions as there will be a Q&A session!





December 6th and 13th,

6 – 8PM on Zoom


Instructor: Joe Carreiro, J.D.

Price $80

Click to register

Seeking Instructors for Nurse Aid Training Program

2022-11-15T09:07:49-05:00November 15th, 2022|Classes & Programs, News|

Martha’s Vineyard Center for Education & Training is working in collaboration with Upper Cape Tech to launch a new Nurse Aide Training Program on Martha’s Vineyard.

We are seeking a licensed nurse to help oversee the last three weeks of this new program. The role will mainly consist of providing clinical supervision for in-person labs and clinical observations.

Upper Cape Tech hiring requirements:

-Must have an active RN or LPN license in Massachusetts

-Must have at least 1 year of work experience in long-term care

To learn more about this opportunity, contact Mary Burke: mburke@uppercapetech.org

Free Financial Literacy Class Series

2022-11-14T17:29:00-05:00October 31st, 2022|Classes & Programs, News|

Session 1:
Banking – Tuesday, Nov. 29, 6-7 PM

Participants will learn the importance of banking, and the different forms and types of banking to keep their money.

Session 2: Budget – Thursday, Dec. 1, 6-7 PM

Participants will learn the psychology behind budgeting as well as tips and tools to properly budget.

Session 3: Saving – Tuesday, Dec. 6, 6-7 PM

Participants will learn best practices for savings as well as tips and strategies that can be aligned with their current lifestyle.

Session 4: Credit – Thursday, Dec. 8, 6-7 PM

Participants will learn the importance of credit, the components of a credit score, and how to avoid the pitfalls.

Session 5: Entrepreneurship – Tuesday, Dec. 13, 6-7 PM

Participants will learn tips and strategies needed to enter and succeed in the world of entrepreneurship. This includes mindset, budgeting, sales, and forecasting.

Free to the community! Taught by Shaughn Thomas, MBA, Founder of Invest in Yourself. This class series will be live online via Zoom.