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Adult Education 
James DelViscio, Ph.D. , Director
Newburgh Adult Learning Center
1 Washington Center
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 781-6715
BOCES Adult Educational Services offers comprehensive technical and vocational programs.  Courses are designed for those who seek to enter an occupation or desire to upgrade skills in their present occupation.  This program accepts adults, recent high school graduates and non-completers who have been out of school for six months or more.
The Adult Practical Nurse Program provides many opportunities for employment: hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, physicians’ offices or home health agencies.  The program adheres to NYS approved curriculum.  
The Orange-Ulster BOCES PN Program is approved for 1104 hours of instruction.  Successful course completion is required to be eligible to sit for the Practical Nursing State Board exam.  Admissions to the PN programs are competitive.
Click Here for more information about the Practical Nurse Program.  
Health Professional Programs:
  • EKG
  • Phlebotomy
  • Health Information Technician
  • Medical Assistant
  • Nurse Assistant
NCCER Construction Trades:
  • Welding
  • Plumbing
  • HVAC
  • Electrical
  • Commercial Printing
  • Commercial Drywall
  • Rigging
Automotive Academy
  • Unit 1: Electrical Systems
  • Unit 2: Engines & Cooling Systems
  • Unit 3: Brakes
  • Unit 4: Suspension, Tires & Alignment
  • Unit 5: Ignition Systems
  • Unit 6: Fuel Systems
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 10
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Wordpress
  • A+ Certification
  • Microsoft Office Suite (IC3)
Business Academy
  • Bookkeeping – Basic & Advanced
  • Quickbooks
  • Notary Public Workshop
  • Administrative Office Procedures
  • Security Guard Training – NYS Mandated 8 hour pre-assignment
  • Security Training – NYS mandated 16 hour on the job training
  • Security Guard Recertification – NYS mandated 8 hour refresher
Workforce Solutions Programs
  • Practical Nursing
  • Professional Medical Assistant
  • Professional Nurse Assistant
  • Sterile Processing Technician
  • Welding
  • Certified Occupational Courses