YOU’VE GOT THIS!LENIRCommunity CollegeFOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT:Dawn [email protected] Hwy 58 SouthKinston, NC 28502www.lenoircc.eduLenoir Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to awardassociate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lenoir Community College.The College serves all applicants, students, or employees regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, or disability.Persons With Disabilities—It is Lenoir Community College’s intent to make reasonable accommodations for personswith disabilities. If special assistance is needed, please give the college prior notice by calling [email protected] through GEER funds.
GEER ScholarshipThe GEER Scholarship was established by the Governor of North Carolina to providescholarships for eligible community college workforce continuing education studentspursuing high-demand workforce training programs within 10 workforce pathwaysleading to a State or industry-recognized credential.GEER Scholarship awards are determined locally based on student need, local industryneeds, number of eligible students, and cost of course, up to a maximum of either 750per course or the cost of the course fee(s) if the fee(s) exceed 750. The scholarshipshelp cover the cost of tuition, fees, books, supplies, credentialing tests, and othercomponents of the total cost of attendance for students.Application can be found: https://www.lenoircc.edu/pdf/GEER.pdfDEADLINE: September 30, 2022ConstructionElectrical Institute Levels 1-4, ELC - 3119Energy DistributionHVAC - Energy Distribution Systems, AHR - 3131HVAC - NATE Certification, AHR - 3131HVAC 1 - EPA Certification, AHR - 3131WeldingInformation Technology Adobe Visual Design 1 & 2 – CIS 3165 – 16 weeks – Adobe CertifiedAssociate (ACA) App Development with Apple Swift – CSC 3118, CSC 3218 –16 weeks – Apple iOS Swift Developer Electronic Health Records HIT – 3700 – 8 to 16 weeks – NationalHealthcareer Association’s NHA Certified Electronic HealthcareRecords Specialists (CEHRS) Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) – OST 3100 – 16 weeks – MicrosoftOffice Specialist (MOS) certification Quickbooks ACC 3150 – 8 to 16 weeks – Quickbooks Certified UserIndustrial/Engineering Certified Production Technician – 17 weeks – Manufacturing SkillStandards Council certifications in Safety, Quality Practices andMeasurments, Manufacturing Process and Production MechanicalPrinciples and Maintenance Awareness CETa Certification Exam prep, CET 3100 – 16 weeks –CETa CertificationHealth Sciences EKG – 22 weeks – American Society of Phlebotomy Technicianscertification Health Unit Coordinator – 16 to 22 weeks – Certified by theNational Association of Health Unit Coordinator CertificationBoard Lab Assistant – 12 weeks Medication Aide – 1 to 3 weeks – Certified by North CarolinaBoard of Nursing and NC Department of Health and HumanServices Nurse Aide I – 16 to 18 weeks – Certified by the NC Division ofHealth Service Regulation Nurse Aide II – 16 to 18 weeks – Certified by the NC Division ofHealth Service Regulation Pharmacy Tech Phlebotomy Technician – 20 to 22 weeks – Certified by theAmerican Society of Phlebotomy Technicians Inc. National Centerfor Competency Testing Psychiatric Tech, PSY – 3000 – 22 weeks – Level I AmericanAssociation of Psychiatric Technicians (AAPT) certificationMedical Office Pathway Electronic Health Records HIT 3700 – 8 to 16 weeks – NationalHeathcareer Association’s (NHA) Certified Electronic HealthRecords Specialist (CEHRS) certification Medical Coding - MED 3030 – 16 to 32 weeks – AmericanAcademy of Professional Coders (AAPC) Certified ProfessionalCoder Microsoft Office Specialist – OST 3100 – 16 weeks – MicrosoftOffice Specialist (MOS) certification Healthcare Billing & Coding Basics/Medical AdministrativeAssistant – 16 to 32 weeks – National Healthcareer Association’s(NHA) Certified Billing & Coding Specialist (CBCS) or NHA’sCertified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) NHA’s CertifiedMedical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) or American Academy ofProfessional Coders (AAPC) Certified Professional Biller (CPB)Public Safety EMT – 10 weeks – EMT certificationAEMT – 10 weeks – Advanced EMT certificationParamedic – 40 weeks – Paramedic certificationFire & Rescue – numerous short-term – 52 weeks to take alltraining – Firefighter certificationTransportation Truck Driver Training – 8 weeks – CDL certification
GEER ScholarshipThe Governor of N.C. established the GEER Scholarships for N.C. Community College WorkforceContinuing Education (WCE) students. The Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) FundsScholarship provides scholarships for eligible community college workforce continuing educationstudents pursuing high-demand workforce training programs within ten workforce pathwaysleading to a State or industry-recognized credential. Colleges have local flexibility to add additionalPathways if necessary, to meet local workforce needs.Eligibility CriteriaScholarship awards are determined locally based on student need, local industry needs, number ofeligible students, and cost of course, up to a maximum of either 750 per course or the cost of thecourse fee(s) if the fee(s) exceed 750. The scholarships help cover the cost of tuition, fees, books,supplies, credentialing tests, and other components of the total cost of attendance for studentsenrolled in the following ten workforce continuing education programs of study: Automotive Aircraft Maintenance Construction Criminal Justice Emergency Medical Services Healthcare Industrial/Manufacturing Information Technology Transportation Fire and Rescue ServicesStudent Eligibility RequirementsEligible students applying for this scholarship must:1. Resident of North Carolina2. Students enrolling in Workforce Continuing Education (WCE) pathways/courses offered for 96hours or more and leading to a State or industry-recognized credential. These pathways may consistof a single WCE course or a series of courses.3. Students applying for the scholarship must be enrolled in one of the following courses of study atLCC (This list is not exhaustive):ConstructionElectrical Institute Levels 1 – 4Energy DistributionHVAC - Energy Distribution SystemsHVAC - NATE CertificationHVAC 1 - EPA CertificationWeldingInformation TechnologyAdobe Certified AssociateApp Development with Apple Swift
Electronic Health RecordsMicrosoft Office SpecialistQuickBooksIndustrial/ EngineeringCertified Production TechnicianCETa Certification Exam prepComputer EngineeringMachiningHealth SciencesCentral Sterile ProcessingEKGHealth Unit CoordinatorLab AssistantMedication AideNurse Aide INurse Aide IIPharmacy techPhlebotomyPsychiatric TechMedical Office PathwayElectronic Health RecordsMedical CodingMicrosoft Office SpecialistHealthcare Billing & Coding basicsPublic SafetyEMS/EMTFire & RescueTransportationCDL Truck Driver Training
North Carolina Community CollegesGovernor’s Emergency Education Relief(GEER)2020-2021 Student ApplicationInstructions: Complete this application and return the completed application to the college’s FinancialAid Office or Workforce Continuing Education Department.Personal Information:Full Name:Home Address:City, State, Zip Code:E-Mail Address:Phone Number:Mobile number:Educational Information:College you are attending:Occupational Continuing Education Student (must be enrolled in a credentialing program of at least96 hours.)Select the Pathway you are enrolled in:AutomotiveAircraft MaintenanceConstructionCriminal JusticeEmergency Medical ion TechnologyTransportationFire and Rescue ServicesCourse you are enrolled in:Other Questions:Have you or members of your family been directly or indirectly affected by COVID-19?yesnoIf yes, how?I have read and understand the requirements for assistance. I hereby declare that the information providedon this form is complete and correct to the best of my knowledge.Applicant’s SignatureDateCC20-057
(NHA) Certified Billing & Coding Specialist (CBCS) or NHA’s Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) NHA’s Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) or American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) Certified Professional Biller (CPB) Public Safety • EMT – 10 weeks – EMT certification