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Nashoba Career Technical Institute (NCTI)...

NCTI Office Hours (effective September 9th):

Monday & Wednesday - 12:30 - 9:00 
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday - 7:30-4:00 


Fall 2019 Classes...

High School Program

Drivers Education (Mon & Wed 3-6 PM)
Dates: October 7 - November 13, 2019*details on Drivers Ed Class es Tab


Adult Programs

NEW! Floral Design ...using fresh seasonal flowers
Dates: Saturdays September - December (10-12 & 1-3 *details below)
- $79 per class, includes $35 materials fee per person 
Featuring Dove Tales Floral & Art Studio,LLC
Dawn Bagocius /owner -Bio: . Certified Floral Designer Rittner's School of Floral Design and advanced floral design certification of Floral Design Institute.  She studied business at Bryant University and is a member of the Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce.

Grab a friend, sign up for a flower class and walk into a beautiful experience. Come celebrate the art of floral design. It is a fun time and you will create a beautiful floral design to take home for your own enjoyment or give away as a gift!  No Experience necessary. The certified floral designer will provide instructions, tips on elements and principles and suggestions for proper care for flowers. We suggest you wear comfortable clothing and bring a camera to capture the memory. Our goal is for you to have fun, relax & enjoy the art of floral arranging & take away some practical knowledge of flowers for every season and an experience created with you in mind.

Saturday September 28, 2019 (10-12) Theme: September Autumn Sunflower Floral Design Autumn Sunflower Floral Design Class

Saturday October 26, 2019 (10-12) Theme:  Pumpkin and Gourd Floral Centerpiece Pumpkin and Gourd Floral Centerpiece Class
Saturday November 23, 2019 (10-12) Theme: Thanksgiving Candle/Floral Centerpiece Thanksgiving Candle Floral Centerpiece Class
Saturday December 7, 2019 (10-12) Theme:  Fabulous Holiday Wreath - (bring your favorite ribbon) Holiday Wreaths Class

*Saturday December 7, 2019 (1-3) Theme: Holiday Garlands - (bring your favorite ribbon) Holiday Garlands Class

Saturday December 14, 2019 (10-12) Theme:  Holiday Boxwood Trees
Holiday Boxwood Trees Class

Click here for Floral Design paper registration form
Click here to register online

New!  Cake Decorating Classes (Mondays 6-8 PM)
About the Instructor:  Dipali is a certified Wilton method instructor who’s been teaching the art of cake decorating to adults/children for over 5 years and baking and decorating for families and friend for over 15 years.
Beginners: October 7, 21, 28 & November 4

Create an impression with your family and friends by decorating your own cakes and cupcakes. In this course you will learn: the basics of decorating with buttercream frosting, various piping techniques and buttercream flowers, including the rose on the flower nail. Learn to frost, fill and decorate your cake from start to finish while I share my expertise/tips to help you master this art. Each week you’ll bring in a different treat (cupcakes, cake & brownies) to decorate. Supply list is sent home 1-wk before class date.

Advanced Piping: November 18 & 25 and December 2 & 9

Take your basic cake decorating skills to the next level by learning advanced techniques using buttercream and royal icing flowers. Learn: advanced border techniques like rope border, reverse shell border, ruffle border and intricate string work; delicate technique of making cornelli lace with buttercream, royal icing applique, and brush embroidery techniques; and make an array of flowers (ex: rose bud, rose, primrose, cherry blossoms, lilies, & chrysanthemum using royal icing). In the last class create a showstopper fall flower basket cake with buttercream basket weave technique and lovely flowers made in previous classes. Decorating tips/secrets will be shared. Supply list given at registration.

Cake Decorating paper registration form
Click here to register online

Unrestricted Construction Supervisor License (CSL) Test Prep 
(Mon & Wed 5-8 PM, with two Tuesdays*/one Saturday) 

September 17*, 18, 23, 25, Sat 28 & 30
October 1* & 16

-$349 + required books (purchased separately)*
-Attn: local contractors, facilities managers, Tiny Home builders & home renovators 
-Instructor: Richard P. Crowley, MA CSL & City of Boston ABC license
Past Chairman MA State Board of Building Regs & Standards (BBRS)
Chairman MA State Board of Appeals (BBRS)

Required book list
MA CSL Course Syllabus

Click here for paper registration flyer
Click here for online registration and payment


Coming Soon Banner

  • Masters Level Electrical Code (150 hour)...pending Board of Electricians approval
  • Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.)...pending Board of Health approval 

Online Learning:
Available 24/7! - Start monthly! - Instructor-Led & Self-Paced!

National Industry Credentialing Career training:

Skills Training & Personal Enrichment:

Interested in TEACHING?
Click here to apply to teach a class!
Click here to submit a class proposal!

Click here to contact the Director 

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