PROGRAMS

Instructor: Mr. Dalton - email: sdalton@bctc.org

Criminal Justice Info Page Classroom Page

Two year program recommended for students interested in a career in law enforcement, corrections, and private security

About Mr. Dalton

  • Bridging Communities since 2012 - Teaching for 10 years - Worked in law enforcement field for 9 years

  • M.S. Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement & Crime Prevention - B.S. Criminal Justice, Forensic Crime Scene Investigations - Law Enforcement Basic Academy

  • Certifications: National Certified Investigator & Inspector

Instructor: Chef Marquis - email: lmarquis@bctc.org

Culinary Arts Info Page Classroom Page

Two year program designed to prepare students for careers in commercial food management or production as well as entry into college level Culinary

About Chef Marquis

  • Bridging Communities since 2017 - Teaching for 16 years - Worked in the hospitality field for 18 years

  • Culinary Apprenticeship - B.A. Radio/Television/Film

  • Certifications: Servsafe Instructor & Proctor - Certified Executive Chef

Instructor: William Glenn - email: wglenn@bctc.org

Diesel Technology Info Page Classroom Page

Two year program is recommended for students interested in employment in the automotive diesel repair industry, as well as students interested in community college diesel programs

About Mr. Glenn

  • Joined Bridging Communities in 2021

Instructor: Mr. Hertless - email: mhertless@bctc.org

HVACR Info Page Classroom Page

Two year program introduces students to a variety of heating and air conditioning topics.

About Mr. Hertless

  • Started at Bridging Communities in 2020 -

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN

Instructor: Mrs. Berry - Iemail: lberry@bctc.org

Pharmacy Technician Info Page Classroom Page

One year program is recommended for students interested in a career as a Pharmacy Technician

About Mrs. Berry

  • Started at Bridging Communities in 2021

  • BS Psychology, VCU 2019 - Associate of Science, Thomas Nelson 2017

  • Certifications: National Pharmacy Technician Certification

Instructor: Mr. Brandt - email: bbrandt@bctc.org

Practical Nursing Info Page Classroom Page

One year program provides the theory, laboratory, and clinical experiences to prepare students for an entry-level position in Practical Nursing. Designed to give dual enrollment students an advanced placement pathway to the RCC Practical Nursing Program

About Mr. Brandt

  • Started at Bridging Communities in 2019 - Teacher for 16 years - Worked in the medical field for 8 years

  • B.S.N. Nursing, Old Dominion University, 2016 - M.S.Ed. Education, Old Dominion University, 2003 - B.S. Psychology, James Madison University, 1992

  • Certifications: Basic Life Support, Advanced Cardiac Life Support

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Instructor: Mr. Basilone - email: mbasilone@bctc.org

Coding & Programming Info Page Classroom Page

Two year program - learn to create computer Code to design software, websites, apps, video games, databases & more

About Mr. Basilone

    • Started at Bridging Communities in 2022 - Teaching for 18 years

    • M.S.Ed. Mathematics, Old Dominion 2011 - B.S.Ed. Mathematics Education, Radford 2004

    • Certifications: Project Lead The Way: Design & Modeling, Intro to Engineering & Design, Computer Science Essentials, & Computer Science Principles

Instructor: Mr. Robertson - email: crobertson@bctc.org

Small Engine & Marine Systems Info Page Classroom Page

Two year program is recommended for students interested in employment in the small engine repair, power equipment repair, motorcycle repair, or marine craft repair industry

About Mr. Robertson

  • Information coming soon....

Each program has a yearly student fee of $25 and is non-refundable

Fees are used to assist with the purchase of student safety equipment and classroom materials