Local Services in Manahawkin, NJ

OCVTS is hosting a Career Exploration Field Trip on FRIDAY, JUNE 7
Explore career opportunities at 3 local high-tech design/manufacturing businesses and tour the Precision Machine Technology facility at the OCVTS Jackson Center
Transportation and lunch provided. Students, high school counselors and parent/guardian are invited.
The Career Exploratory Field Trip, hosted by OCVTS, in partnership with the New Jersey Economic Development Authority, will provide an in-depth…

OCEAN COUNTY, NEW JERSEY -The Ocean County Vocational Technical School’s Apprenticeship Trades Certificate Awards Ceremony, held recently at Mancini Hall at the Ocean County Library, Toms River recognizes the hard work of tradespeople who complete the rigorous four year apprenticeship training programs. The OCVTS apprenticeship programs require students to attend 576 hours of trade-related classroom instruction while logging 8,000 hours of on-the-job training with an employer…

TOMS RIVER, NJ — One hundred twelve of the total 127 students from the Ocean County College Nursing Class received their nursing pins at the 51st Annual Nurses Pinning Ceremony on Tuesday, May 21, at 7:00 p.m. in the Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts, on the Ocean County College Main Campus, on College Drive in Toms River. The graduates completed

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Ocean County Vocational Technical School offers 10-month accelerated career training programs for adults looking to launch a new career!
Programs open to high school graduates, 18 years and older
Affordable tuition and financial aid assistance is available
Training facilities are right here in Ocean County
Build a career doing something you enjoy!
In-Demand Career Training Programs

TOMS RIVER, NJ — Buckle up: The Bronx Wanderers are set to deliver a high-octane 50s, 60s, and 70s rock n’ roll experience at the Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts on Sunday, May 19. Two shows are available: at 5:00 pm & 8:00 pm. The Grunin

Fusing 70s pop songcraft with NYC’s underground club scene, Scissor Sisters helped usher in a new era of queer pop that lit up charts in the 00s.

A 5c Situation Analysis is a great way to take a look at the strengths and weaknesses of your business, and a great tool to help you plan for the future.

Are you looking to break into the New Jersey’s food industry? Maybe you’re BBQ is begging for a food truck. Or, some surplus from your garden has you selling homemade ketchup, at an increasing rate. On May 6, the New Jersey Small Business Development Center at Brookdale Community College will hold its 4th Annual Foodiepreneur: ...

The New Jersey Symphony Orchestra will present free concerts in Mountainside, Hoboken, Toms River, Newark and Red Bank this summer.

TOMS RIVER, NJ — The Ocean County College Center for Holocaust, Genocide, and Human Rights Education will host a number of events this spring to mark Holocaust Remembrance Week. The theme is “The Second Generation: Children of the Victims & Perpetrators.”All events are free and open to the public. Artistic Depictions of Human Rights In IrelandFriday, March

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides Federal grants to States for supplemental foods, health care referrals, and nutrition education for low-income pregnant, breastfeeding, and non-breastfeeding postpartum women, and to infants and children up to age five who are found to be at nutritional risk.

MANCHESTER – The Manchester Board of Education recognized MATES student and township resident Eric Lawrence Derco for earning the rank of Eagle Scout. Eric is a member of Troop 441. He created a 400-square-foot butterfly garden at MATES. The garden, certified as a Monarch Waystation site, contains 100 native New Jersey plants. MATES – Marine …

TOMS RIVER, NJ — Extraordinary magician Kevin Spencer comes to the Black Box Theater at the Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts at 11:00 am on Saturday, April 6, to perform “An Afternoon of Magic & Illusion: A Sensory-Friendly Performance.” This event is part of the series “Beyond the Classroom: A Piece of the

When Ed Asner takes the stage in the one-man comedy “A Man and his Prostate,” his audience should understand right up front the play isn’t autobiographical.

Experience the life-saving superpowers of the world’s most extraordinary dogs. See it in IMAX® or giant screen in March 2019.

TOMS RIVER, NJ — Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn – crowned “the king and queen of the banjo” by Paste Magazine– have a musical partnership like no other. See this formidable twosome on stage at the Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts at 8:00 pm on Friday, April 5.The Grunin Center is located on the OCC

(TOMS RIVER, NJ) -- Seventeen-year-old singer-songwriter Alexis Morrast has proved her chops by twice taking the title at Amateur Night at the Apollo, and also winning “Showtime at the Apollo,” a Fox TV program hosted by Steve Harvey. This month, Morrast will grace the main stage of the Jay and Linda Grunin Center for the Arts. “Introducing Alexis Morrast” is set for Sunday, March 31 at 3:00pm, part of the arts center’s Jazz on a Sunday Afternoon Series.

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Jake Shears joins us to talk about all things Mardi Gras, the Scissor Sisters, and touring with Kylie.

OCEAN COUNTY – Save the date! The 23rd annual International Chef’s Night Out will take place on March 11 at the RWJ Barnabas Health Arena from 6-9 p.m.! Hosted by the Ocean County Foundation for Vocational Technical Education, this year’s event will feature dozens of local restaurants, caterers, bakeries, specialty stores and beverage …

POINT PLEASANT BEACH - A service of remembrance has been announced for William Hoey, the Ocean County Vocational Technical School

TOMS RIVER, NJ — The School of Business and Social Science at Ocean County College will host an Open House from 6:00-8:00 pm on Thursday, March 7. The event is free and open to the public.Agenda:6:00-6:30 pm: Welcome: Second Floor, Larson Student Center6:30-6:45 pm: Campus Tour6:45-8:00 pm: Academics Fair: Lobby, Gateway Building — get information on

TOMS RIVER, NJ — Ocean County College’s Department of Continuing & Professional Education, in partnership with Caregiver Canines® and Compassionate Canine Training LLC, is once again offering Pet Therapy Preparation & Certification. This hands-on training course is for friendly dogs and their owners. Since 2017, 38 dogs have been trained through the program.Pet therapy visits enrich lives, encourage

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February is Black History Month and Ocean County College’s Organization for Black Unity is celebrating. All events for this year’s celebration – the theme for which is “Black Migrations” – will be held on the college’s main campus in Toms River, and are open to the public
On Saturday, Feb. 23, the The Group Fire headlines the 19th annual Gospel Extravaganza. The evening of song, dance and gospel music begins at 6…

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The Performing Arts Academy of Ocean County Vocational Technical School is getting ready for it's production of the hit musical Chicago

This is the 2019 OCVTS Promotional Video that displays a large array of the programs and courses that OCVTS offers to both high school students and after hig...