Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

CCC&TI Launches New BioWork Course

CCC&TI Launches New BioWork Course

Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute is launching a 21-week training course designed to prepare workers for entry-level jobs in some of the area’s fastest growing sectors.

The BioWork Process Technician course is designed to provide basic preparation for entry-level process technician jobs in bioprocess manufacturing, pharmaceutical manufacturing and chemical manufacturing. The course will include:

  • Controlling the process
  • Growing living cells
  • Maintaining sterile processes
  • Measuring process variables
  • Process technology (including processing equipment and plant utilities)
  • Quality processes
  • Safety
  • Transforming matter
  • Understanding the role of a process technician

The first BioWork Process Technician course will be offered Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., from Aug. 3 to Dec. 21 on the Caldwell Campus in Hudson. The course will combine classroom lecture and hands-on lab activities.

Tuition for the class is $182, plus $80 for the textbook. Scholarships and grants are available to cover the costs for students who qualify.

For more information or to sign up for the BioWork Process Technician course, please call 828-726-2242.