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Adult Literacy Classes

September 12 @ 9:30 am - November 27 @ 6:00 pm

Free
Adult Literacy Classes. September 12-December 10. Click for Schedule and Details.

Adult Literacy Classes – Fall 2022

What you need to know:

Classes must meet a minimum student requirement to be held and are subject to cancellation or schedule changes. Therefore, filling out an application is not a guarantee of registration. Classes are open to all New Jersey residents, and preference is given to low-income and under- or unemployed residents.

All classes are taught in English unless specified. The classes and text books are free. Classes will run 12 weeks and are taught by certified instructors. Attendance is mandatory, and multiple absences will result in expulsion from the program.

 

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SCHEDULE

Basic Computer & Software Skills
Main Library
Wednesdays, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM, and 2 hours per week asynchronous.

Basic English as a Second Language (ESL)
Main Library
Mondays & Wednesdays, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Basic English as a Second Language (ESL)
Kennedy Branch
Mondays, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
[Time Conflicts: Overlaps with Business Management, CDA/TA, and Kitchen Management & Culinary]

Business Management
Virtual on Zoom
Mondays & Wednesdays, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Requirements: High School Diploma
[Time Conflicts: Overlaps with Basic ESL – Kennedy Branch, CDA/TA, and Kitchen Management & Culinary]

Childcare Development Associates/Teacher’s Assistant (CDA/TA)
Virtual on Zoom
Mondays & Wednesdays, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Requirements: High School Diploma
[Time Conflicts: Overlaps with Basic ESL – Kennedy Branch, Business Management, and Kitchen Management & Culinary]

Intermediate English as a Second Language (ESL)
Main Library
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Requirements: Basic ESL or equivalent

Kitchen Management & Culinary
Hybrid Program at Main Library and on Zoom
Mondays & Wednesdays, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
[Time Conflicts: Overlaps with Basic ESL – Kennedy Branch, Business Management, and CDA/TA]

Medical Assistant & Medical Billing
Virtual on Zoom
Fridays & Saturdays, 10:00 AM -1:00 PM
Requirements: High School Diploma

Funding for the Adult Literacy Classes is provided by the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development via the Community Library Adult Literacy & Career Pathway Grant, and in partnership with the Institute for Contemporary Careers.

 

Venue

North Bergen Free Public Library
8411 Bergenline Avenue
North Bergen, NJ 07047 United States
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Phone:
(201) 869-4715