Public Act #04-192 now mandates that all state of Connecticut security officers complete an 8-hour training course for certification. This course covers an overview of private security, public safety issues, search ans seizure, use of force, basic criminal justice, and basic first aid. Participants are required to complete a written exam at the end of the course with a passing grade of 75% or higher. Upon successful completion, students apply for a Security Officer Identification Card from the state of Connecticut. Application requirements will be reviewed in class.
Please note: the course tuition does not include the approximate $170 fee paid to the state for the identification card. Applicants are required to submit two sets of fingerprints with their state security guard applications when they apply (may be administered at your local police department). Required for class: state of CT-issued photo ID, pen/pencil, highlighter, and lunch.
August 23 (S) 8:30AM – 5PM
CRN: 3001 Room: 6-176
September 20 (S) 8:30AM – 5PM
CRN: 5211 Room 6-173
October 18 (S) 8:30AM – 5PM
CRN: 5212 Room: 6-173
December 13 (S) 8:30AM – 5PM
CRN: 5213 Room: 6-173
Instructor: Eric Boniuto
Other Ways To Apply
Open the Continuing Education Registration Form, fill out that page and follow these instructions:
Course fees are payable at time of registration. No written confirmations are mailed. You are assured of a place in class unless notified otherwise; attend the first class as scheduled.
Register by Facsimile: Complete registration form with VISA, MasterCard or Discover number and expiration date. Fax to 860.606.9732.
Register in Person:
Monday through Friday: 9AM-4PM
Register in the Continuing Education office, Room 7-116 (across the hall from the library).
Register by Mail: Read More
Registration form and payment information (checks/money orders made out to Tunxis Community College) must reach us at least one week prior to the start of the course.
Tunxis Community College
Continuing Education Office
271 Scott Swamp Road
Farmington, CT 06032
Registration must be completed in full with payment information, date of birth and social security number.
For more information contact the Continuing Education office at 860.255.3666.
Tunxis Community College invites the public to a talk on “The Road to Success in Today’s Business World,” with Brent P. Hazzard on October 18, 3-4 p.m. in Room 6-127. Sandwiches and refreshments will be served. Read More
Hazzard is a managing director for GE Capital’s Corporate Finance group. With over 20 years experience in the financial services industry, he specializes in providing loans of greater than $25 million to corporations who need to enter or exit bankruptcy.
Hazzard also teaches graduate and undergraduate courses part-time within UConn’s School of Business, and taught business courses for many years at Manchester Community College. A Connecticut Community College graduate, Hazzard holds an M.B.A. from the University of Hartford.
The lecture is sponsored by the Tunxis Business Club. For more information, email the student club at email@example.com.
From business, health, and technology to liberal arts & sciences programs, Tunxis offers over 60 associate’s degrees and certificates, providing critical thinking and problem-solving skills that prepare students for transfer to bachelor’s degree programs and employment in areas with industry need. For more information on Tunxis programs, call 860.255.3500, or visit the website at tunxis.commnet.edu. Tunxis is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177 in Farmington.
Tunxis Stage will hold auditions for Neil Simon’s Plaza Suite on Sept. 22 from 6:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. in in the theater in the back of Founders Hall. First time actors welcome. Scripts are on reserve in the library, however, no prepared audition material is needed. Possible call-backs will be Fri. Sept. 23 at 11:00 a.m. Read More
David Giardina’s Live Latin Jazz Ensemble will play a free concert on Thursday, Sept.22 from 5-7 p.m. in the cafeteria at Tunxis in celebration of National Hispanic Latino Heritage Month. Donations will be accepted that evening to the Tunxis alumni association for the purchase of bus passes for needy students. Read More
Color photographic works by Hunter Neal, Jr. are on display September 20-October 13 in the Wallace Barnes and Barbara Hackman Franklin Art Gallery at Tunxis. The opening reception is September 20, 4-6 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. and by appointment. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Bill Kluba at 860.255.3661 or firstname.lastname@example.org. More is also available on the Tunxis website: http://site.tunxis.edu/news/2011/09/14/photography-exhibition-at-tunxis/
Tunxis Community College invites the public to a live Latin Jazz Concert in celebration of National Hispanic Latino Heritage Month, on September 22, 5-7 p.m. in the Tunxis cafeteria. Read More
The event will feature music by Goza, a Latin, Brazilian, Gypsy jazz quartet. The group’s repertoire includes Samba, Bossa Nova, Rhumba, Salsa, Merengue, and Bolero with vocal accompaniment. Non-alcoholic sangria will be served.
Sponsored in part by the Alumni Association of Tunxis Community College, proceeds from the event will be used to purchase bus passes for students who receive financial aid from Tunxis.
The suggested donation is $5 per person. For more information, call 860.255.3511. Donations to the Alumni Association are tax-deductible.
Tunxis is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177. Visit Tunxis on the Internet at tunxis.commnet.edu.
Thinking of applying to the Physical Therapist Assistant program? Come to an information session on Thursday, Sept. 15 at 4:30 p.m. or Friday, Sept. 16 at 10:00 a.m. to learn about the admissions requirements, meet the program coordinator and ask questions. Seating is limited and pre-registration is required. To register, please email Alison McCarthy with your name, address and telephone number and date/time of the session. Read More
“The Sefinenfrugge,” by Hunter Neal. Read More
The public is invited to an exhibition of color photographic works by Hunter Neal, Jr. in the Wallace Barnes and Barbara Hackman Franklin Art Gallery at Tunxis Community College September 20-October 13. The opening reception is September 20, 4-6 p.m. Refreshments will be served.
Neal is a commercial photographer with over 25 years of experience in corporate and editorial photography. His interest in photography began at age 10, when he developed an intimate way of seeing the unique patterns found in nature while making images in his basement darkroom. In addition to his commercial work, Neal has taught college-level photographic lighting and advanced camera techniques at two colleges,
including Tunxis Community College, and out of his studio in Tariffville. The Simsbury resident holds a bachelor’s degree from Rochester Institute of Technology, and is currently pursuing a master of fine arts degree at Vermont College of Fine Arts.
Gallery hours are Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. and by appointment. For more information, call 860.255.3661 or email William Kluba at email@example.com.
Tunxis is located at the junction of Routes 6 and 177 in Farmington.
An information session will be held on September 14 at 10:00 a.m. for the Registered Medical Assistant program. Learn what skills and training you need for a successful career in the health care field. Pre-registration is required to attend. Please contact the Continuing Education office at 860.255.3666 to reserve your seat. Read More