2023 Classes for Winter

January 9 – April 7

Most classes are online on Zoom.

Click here for the Education Benefits at a Glance flyer.

Click here for the 2023 English, Computer, & Citizenship Schedule.

Classes are eligible for Local 26 members and their adult dependents participating in the benefit plan. For more information or to register, please call (617) 542-1177 and leave a message, or complete this form.

English Classes

English Classes

Click here for flyer for Local 26 members with education.

Day

High-Beginner/ Intermediate/ Advanced

Tuesday and Thursday
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Evening

Beginner/ Intermediate/ Advanced

Monday and Wednesday
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM 

U.S. Citizenship Preparation

Click here for flyer.

Evening

Tuesday
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Computer Skills Class

Learn to use a Chromebook, Google Drive and related apps, navigate the web, and more.

Click here for flyer.

Beginner Tech PM (Online)

January 17 – February 23
Tuesday and Thursday
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Beginner Tech AM (In-person)

February 27 – April 5
Monday and Wednesday
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Intermediate Tech PM (Online)

February 28 – April 6
Tuesday and Thursday
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Certification Classes

All certification classes are held at 101 Station Landing, 4th Floor, Medford

Click here for flyer.

TIPS® First Time Certification (In-person)

Monday, February 27
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

TIPS® Recertification Exam (In-person)

Wednesday, March 1
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

ServSafe® Professional Food Handler (In-person)

Wednesday, April 5
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

ServSafe® Food Manager First Time Certification (In-person)

Wednesday, April 26
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

ServSafe® Food Manager Recertification (In-person)

Wednesday, May 3
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

To register, please contact Huiling Chen at (617) 542-1177 or email hchen@besthtc.org.

Classes are at no cost for Local 26 members with education and training benefits. To pay for the class or to get a group rate, please call and leave a message.

Registration is required and classes may be cancelled if there are not enough students.

Math Class (College Prep)

Call for details and eligibility, (617) 542-1177.

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  • Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program Cycle 1
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  • Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program Cycle 1
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  • Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program Cycle 1
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  • Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program Cycle 1
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  • Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program Cycle 1
  • In-Person Information Session - Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program
  • Advanced English PM
  • Beginner English PM
  • Intermediate English PM
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  • Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program Cycle 1
  • High-beginner English AM
  • Intermediate English AM
  • On-Call Banquet Server (Terrace Room, Boston Park Plaza Hotel)
  • Beginner Tech PM (Online)
  • Citizenship PM
January 30, 2023
  • Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program Cycle 1
    January 30, 2023 - February 3, 2023  

  • In-Person Information Session - Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program
    January 30, 2023  11:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Location: BEST Hospitality Training at Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport, 450 Summer St., Boston. See website for directions. www.BESThtc.org.

  • Advanced English PM
    January 30, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Beginner English PM
    January 30, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Intermediate English PM
    January 30, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

February 6, 2023
  • Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program Cycle 1
    February 6, 2023 - February 10, 2023  

  • Advanced English PM
    February 6, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Beginner English PM
    February 6, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Intermediate English PM
    February 6, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

February 13, 2023
  • Introduction to Hospitality Housekeeping Pre-Apprenticeship Program Cycle 1
    February 13, 2023 - February 17, 2023  

  • Advanced English PM
    February 13, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Beginner English PM
    February 13, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Intermediate English PM
    February 13, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

February 20, 2023
  • English/Citizenship/Tech Break Week
    February 20, 2023 - February 24, 2023  

  • Presidents' Day, BEST Corp. Holiday
    February 20, 2023

  • Advanced English PM
    February 20, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Beginner English PM
    February 20, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Intermediate English PM
    February 20, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

February 21, 2023
  • English/Citizenship/Tech Break Week
    February 20, 2023 - February 24, 2023  

  • On-Call Banquet Server (in Medford)
    February 21, 2023  5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

  • Beginner Tech PM (Online)
    February 21, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

  • Citizenship PM
    February 21, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

February 27, 2023
  • TiPS First Time Certification
    February 27, 2023  9:00 am - 1:00 pm

  • Beginner Tech AM (In Person)
    February 27, 2023  10:30 am - 12:00 pm

  • Advanced English PM
    February 27, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Beginner English PM
    February 27, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

  • Intermediate English PM
    February 27, 2023  5:30 pm - 7:30 pm