June 15 – August 15
This course will help students explore the field of animal-related careers through education and internships. The Pet Education certificate course teaches pet health and illness, communication, behavior management, safety, basic hygiene, writing a résumé, and more. The instructor will assist students in securing the necessary internships to complete the certificate. Students must successfully complete the online course, complete a pet First Aid/CPR course, and have 100 hours of internships at approved animal care facilities within six months of the final meeting in order to successfully complete this program. Register for the Pet Certificate.
Pet CPR and First Aid
June 1 – July 1
Learning to respond quickly and properly in the first few minutes in a pet emergency is critical and can save a pet’s life. Topics covered include: equipment and supplies for putting together a pet First Aid kit, assessing vital signs, understanding basic pet owner responsibilities, bleeding and shock management, restraint, muzzle elevation, direct pressure, pressure points, immobilization and shock management, transportation, rescue breathing, treating wounds, and administering medicine. Register for Pet CPR and First Aid.
SUNY Schenectady County Community College has partnered with Ed2Go to offer a multitude of personal and professional development online courses in a variety of topics as well as career training online programs that will assist students in preparing professional level positions. Ed2Go offers high-quality online courses no matter where you are! Learn more about Ed2Go.
SUNY Schenectady has partnered with MindEdge Learning to deliver effective and high-quality online Professional Development educational opportunities to our students. Whether you are looking to expand your skill set, earn professional credits (CEUs, PDUs, HRCI), or learn something new, our professional development courses and certificates pair perfectly with a busy schedule. Courses are self-paced and online, accessible from anywhere and available on mobile devices.
- Computer Applications
- Cyber Security & CISSP Management
- Emergency Management
- HR Management
- Management and Project
- Non-profit Management
- Six Sigma and Lean
- Women in Business
To see a full listing of courses and to learn more, visit the MindEdge SUNY Schenectady catalog.