Listed are non-credit and low-credit trainings offered by LRCC.  See also the LRCC College Catalog and Academic Programs for listing of credit-bearing classes and associated degree programs. 

Automotive technicians will sharpen their skills and prepare for the State of New Hampshire Motor Vehicle Safety Inspection test through a combination of online exercises and two evenings of hands-on practice.

Target Audience: Those preparing for the NH Motor Vehicle Safety Inspection certification test. 

Next Class Starts:  TBD ||    Prerequisites:  NH auto technician*  ||  Format: Face-to-face lab and online

Course #:  NCWL 545L    || Contact Hours:  8    ||    Tuition:  $125

Contact for more information: Jamie Decato

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Learn to reduce building energy costs through energy efficient operations and maintenance.  The nationally recognized BOC program is aimed at professionals managing large facilities.  LRCC offers both Level I (8 days) and Level II (7 days) BOC trainings.  Qualifying New Hampshire students may be eligible for incentives to reduce the cost of BOC tuition.

Target Audience: Facility managers and technicians

Class Underway!    ||    Prerequisites: For BOC Level I Program, Facility management or energy professional with access to a non-residential building for assignments, or permission of instructor.  The BOC credential also has an experience requirement. For BOC Level II Program, prerequisite is Successful completion of the BOC I program ||  Format: Face-to-face

Course #: ESTC 1010L – 1070L (7 mini courses)

||Contact Hours:  56    ||    Tuition:  $1,600  (NHSaves cost-share available)

For more information contact: Andy Duncan

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This 7-day course prepares students for careers as an energy auditor, and for the Building Performance Institute (BPI) Building Analyst written and field exam. Approximately half of the course will be spent in the field using a blower door, combustion analyzer, and other weatherization diagnostic equipment. Additional Description

Fast-Track Building Analyst Review class also available. 

Target Audience: Residential energy efficiency professionals who want to become certified energy auditors. 

Next Class: April 7-28, 2020 – POSTPONED   

Prerequisites: See description ||    Format: Face-to-face classroom and field

Course #:  NCWK 900L    ||Contact Hours:46 (class only)    ||    Tuition:  *$1,200 (class only)

*Additional fee for BPI Building Analyst written and field certification tests. 

For more information contact: Andy Duncan

Register now!  Download and the complete the Registration Form, and return to: TBD


The Building Performance Institute (BPI) Building Science Principles (BSP) program is an introduction to residential buildings as energy systems.  Topics include the building envelope, heat flows and insulation, heating and cooling systems, air movement, ventilation, moisture, and energy efficiency strategies.  This course package includes: (1) a BSP Reference Guide;  (2) online BSP review materials;  and (3) access to the BSP Certificate of Knowledge online exam.

Building Science Principles is also available as a twelve-hour virtual class (NCWK902L) in addition to the resources above.

Click here for further description (PDF). 

Target Audience: Beginning energy professionals, students, energy administrative staff and customer service professionals.

Next Class Starts:  As needed- Spring, Summer and Fall terms    ||    Prerequisites:  Internet access  ||  Format: Online

Course #: NCWK 9043L  || Contact Hours:  Approximately 15 ||    Tuition:  $300

For more information contact: Andy Duncan

Registration available in spring.


Learn essential skills to operate CNC (computer numerical control) milling machines in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.  Successful participants are in high demand by area manufacturers!

Target Audience:  Entry-level manufacturing employees or prospects seeking workforce skills in CNC operations.

Next Class:  October 19 to November 27, 2020    ||    Prerequisites:  None*  ||  Format:  Face-to-face classroom and lab

Course #:  NCWK 600L    || Contact Hours:  144    ||    Tuition:  $2,500   

For more information contact: Joseph Smith

Register Now!  Contact the LRCC Registrar’s Office to register.


The Building Performance Institute (BPI) Infiltration and Duct Leakage (IDL) certification is for technicians who conduct air leakage and duct leakage diagnostic tests in new and existing residential buildings.  IDL technicians are able to test for energy code performance.  Certification testing is offered separately from instruction. 

Target Audience: Residential energy performance technicians and building code compliance officials.

Next Class Starts:  As needed    ||    Prerequisites: Experience with blower door and duct leakage testing diagnostic equipment and procedures. Familiarity with BPI’s “Infiltration and Duct Leakage Certification Scheme Handbook”  ||  Format:  Face-to-face || Course #:  NCWK 9044L (certification testing)  Separate IDL training class under development.    || Contact Hours:  2 hours (testing only) ||    Tuition:  $250 (testing only)

For more information contact: Andy Duncan

Registration available in spring

See above CNC Operator Boot Camp and Advanced Manufacturing Program.

Prepare to be a certified Medical Assistant, assisting physicians with administrative and clinical responsibilities of a medical office.  The 16-week Medical Assistant Certificate program includes 320 hours of classroom instruction, and 160 hours of clinical practicum at local medical offices. Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national exam.

Admission Requirements:
-Age 18 or older
-Interview with Program Coordinator
-High School Diploma, GED, or HiSet
-Completed Application
-Criminal Background Check

Target Audience:

Next Class Starts:  August 31, 2020  ||    Prerequisites: See Description ||  Format:  Face-to-face classroom and clinical practicum

Course #:  NCWK 200L  || Contact Hours:  480    ||    Estimated Tuition:  $6200

Contact for more information: Donna Smith

The WorkReadyNH program is a tuition-free program that provides assessment, instruction and credentialing in key skill areas, identified by employers as essential to workplace success. Graduates earn two nationally recognized credentials to add to their resume.

Target Audience: Job seekers and career builders seeking to improve their employ ability skills.

Next Class Starts: May 11 to June 11   ||    Prerequisites: working full time, part time, or unemployed and are NH Residents age 18+, Not a full-time student.  ||  Format:  Face-to-face and online

Contact Hours: 60    ||    Tuition:  Free to eligible candidates!

Contact for more information: Debbie Brady

Learn how to register for trainings by visiting the Registrar’s Office.

*Contact training coordinator to ensure a good fit for this training.

Employers: Many of these trainings are eligible for a 50% tuition grant from NH Job Training Fund.

For more information about non-credit trainings at LRCC contact: Andy Duncan, Workforce Development Coordinator

Tel: 603-366-5329