Career Moves


Real Estate Principles And Practices

AnnMarie Hohmann, Licensed New Jersey state instructor

The successful completion of this 75-hour program qualifies you to sit for the New Jersey Real Estate Salesperson’s Examination. It is also valuable and essential for those who own real estate, are prospective buyers and sellers of real property, and for experienced salespeople. Successful completion requires regular attendance. All applicants for licensure must submit to a criminal history record check. Prerequisites: 18 years of age and proof of high school diploma or GED at time of registration for the NJ licensing exam. Note: Textbook required.

Mon-Fri, Aug 6-24, 4-9 pm
Fee and Code: $384 (plus text), XREAL 001

Certified Homemaker/ Home Health Aide (CHHA)

This NJ State Board of Nursing approved program prepares you to work for a home care agency or assisted living facility. Learn to provide basic care including personal care, nutrition, and rehabilitation services for patients recovering from an illness in their home or in an assisted-living facility. Learn basic anatomy and physiology and study common diseases.

Mon-Fri, Aug 6-17, 8:30 am-5 pm
Brookdale at Hazlet
Fee and Code: $795, XMEDG 014

EKG/Monitor Technician Certificate

An important adjunct skill for healthcare workers or to start a new career path. Learn to perform 12-lead EKGs in a hospital, private physician’s office, nursing home, home care agency or insurance company. Prepare to sit for certification though the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT). Test fee is $90. 28 HOURS.

Mon, Jul 16-Aug 27, 3-7 pm, Freehold campus
Fee and Code: $385, XMEDN 151

Fundamentals Of Horticulture Certificate

Molly A. Gearty, horticulture professional

Prepare for an entry level job in a nursery, garden center, or botanical garden. Hobbyists and home gardeners will increase their knowledge and skills. Learn the basics of horticulture, plant science, plant identification, landscape design, soil science, and organic growing and farming. Gain hands-on experience in landscape design in Brookdale’s greenhouse with emphasis on cultural practices and plant growth and development.

Wed, Aug 22-Nov 7, 6-9 pm
Fee and Code: $824, XBUSS 092

Voice-Over Workshop

Jeffrey Dreisbach, actor, author, teacher

Voice-overs are everywhere. From commercial to promotional videos, book reads, and narration, “heard but not seen” is the key component to making money with just your voice. Learn from a seasoned pro voice-over coach and casting director the best way to audition for and get voice-over gigs. This program is held in Brookdale’s recording studio. Your performances will be professionally recorded, critiqued, and evaluated. For course outline and instructor bio, go HERE.  Note: Textbook required.

Wed, Aug 22 – Sep 26, 6-9 pm
Fee and Code: $474, XBUSS 080