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REGISTER REGISTRARSEMS Office Applications with Spanish Support Level I   -Section 4400  


This is the first course in the Microsoft Office 2019 series. Prepare to get a new job and learn the software skills that are required today in an office or company. We show you how to handle productivity applications such as Microsoft Word and Excel. We will create professional documents, flyers, spreadsheets, charts and PowerPoint presentations in the new Office 2019 suite. Pre-Requisite: Basic computer knowledge is expected. Applicable to Google Apps.

Prepárese para obtener un nuevo trabajo y aprenda las destrezas de software que se requieren hoy en día en una oficina o empresa. Le mostramos cómo manejar las aplicaciones de productividad como son el Microsoft Word, Excel y PowerPoint en un nivel básico e intermedio. Vamos a crear documentos profesionales, hojas de cálculo y presentaciones de PowerPoint en Office 2019. Applicable a Google Apps. Pre-Requisitos: Uso básico de la computadora.  

Green Valley Center, Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
Tue &Thu/ Mar& Jue 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Solorio
Session 1: Aug 16, 2022- Sept 15 2022   $40 
(Spanish Support)

Section 4400  

 


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REGISTER REGISTRARSEMS Office Applications with Spanish Support Level II  Section 4400

Prepare for your Microsoft Office Specialist Certification. This is the second course in the MS Office 2019 series. This course covers the intermediate features of Microsoft Word 2019 necessary to produce professional quality documents including Word Art, Smart Art, Mail Merge, Reports and Newsletters. It also covers intermediate features of Microsoft Excel including creating and managing spreadsheets, conditional formatting, formulas, conditional and financial functions. Applicable to Google Suite. Pre-Requisite: Must have been enrolled in basic MS Office course or equivalent computer experience. 

Prepárese para la certificación de Microsoft Office Specialist. Este curso es la continuación de la clase básica de Microsoft Office 2019. En esta clase se trabaja a un nivel intermedio y también se ven algunas funciones avanzadas de Microsoft Word como el Word Art, Smart Art, Mail Merge, Newsletters y reportes las cuales son necesarias para crear documentos de calidad profesional. También se cubre el Excel lo que es la cereación de spreadsheets, conditional formatting, formulas, conditional and financial functions. Applicable a Google Apps. Pre-Requisitos: Debe haberse inscrito en un curso básico de Office o tener la experiencia básica manejando estos programas.

Green Valley Center, Room 4, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
Tue&Thu/ Mar & Jue 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  Solorio
Session 1: Sept 20, 2022 - Dec 1 , 2023   $40  (Spanish Support)
Section 4301    

                             REGISTER REGISTRARSEComputer Skills and typing with Spanish Support  Section 9995

Learn the basic computer skills needed to create basic documents, navigate the internet, manage files and create emails. You will also learn the typing skills needed to succeed in any of our computer classes. We show you how to handle the new Microsoft Windows 10 operating system. 
Aprenda las destrezas básicas de computadoras que se requieren para crear documentos simples, navegar el internet, manejo de archivos, asi como crear y manejar correos electrónicos(emails). Aprenda a utilizar el teclado en forma rápida para que este listo para otras clases mas avanzadas de computadoras. Le mostraremos como manejar el nuevo sistema operativo Windows 10. 
Green Valley Center (GVC), Room 8, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville

Mon & Wed/Lun y Mie                        6:00 - 9:00PM                                       V. Garcia      Section 9992 
Session 1: Aug 15 - Oct 12, 2022

Mon & Wed/Lun y Mie                        6:00 -9:00PM                                         V. Garcia    Section 9993
Session 2: Oct 17 - Dec 14, 2022                 
 

REGISTER REGISTRARSEIntuit QuickBooks Online 2020-2021 Sections 4010, 4011

 

QuickBooks Online meets all the objectives of the QuickBooks Certified User exam.  It includes setting up a new company and chart of accounts; recording transactions with customers, vendors and employees; managing lists; running and customizing  reports and much more!
Location: Distance Learning , Remote
Tue/Thu 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.  M. Gomez
Session 1: Aug 23 - Nov 22, 2022
     -Section 4010 (fees $100)

have fun learning how to do more

QuickBooks Online

                                                                          Cake Decoration Level 1-6
Learn how to mix colors, decorate cakes with equipment bags and tips, edges, tissues and figures of flowers and much more. At every level, recipe information and tips will be shared on homemade pastries and fillings for cakes with seasonal fresh fruit. Each level is more advanced and intense. This class needs to be started from the first level. The first day of every level will be an overview and orientation. It is required that each student bake their cake before class. At the end of each level, you will receive a certificate of completion. Any questions please call the office at (831) 786-2160.
                                                                          Decoración de Pasteles Nivel 1-6 
Aprenda cómo mezclar colores, decorar pasteles con equipo de puntas y bolsas, bordes, tejidos y figuras de flores y mucho más. En cada nivel se comparten recetas y tips sobre reposteria, panes caseros, y se enseñan a hacer rellenos de pastel con fruta fresca de temporada. Cada nivel es más avanzado e intenso. Se requiere iniciar desde el primer nivel. El primer dia de cada nivel será un repaso y orientación. Se requiere que cada estudiante hornee su pastel antes de clase. Al final de cada nivel, usted recibirá un certificado de completacion del nivel. Cualquier pregunta llamar a la oficina al (831) 786-2160.

Decoraci n de Pasteles

Green Valley Center, Room/Salón 6, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
Thu/Jue                                5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.                              Martinez
Registration Section 7010 Level/Nivel 1: Basic Steps/Pasos Básicos                                        Aug 18-Sep 8        $100
RegistrationSection 7011 Level/Nivel 2: Flowers and Paste/Flores de Pasta                          Sep 15 - Oct 6       $100
RegistrationSection 7012 Level/Nivel 3: Two Tier Dec./Decoración de dos pisos y más.     Oct 13 - Nov 3       $100
RegistrationSection 7013 Level/Nivel 4: Basic Fondant/Crema Fondant Básica                    Nov 10 - Dec 8      $100
Green Valley Center, Salón/Room 6, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
Fri/Vie                                5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.                                 Martinez
RegistrationSection 7016 Level/Nivel 4: Basic Fondant/Crema Fondant Básica                  Aug 19 - Sep 9        $100
RegistrationSection 7014 Level/Nivel 5: Inter. Fondant/Crema Fondant Intermedio         Sep 16 - Oct 7         $100
RegistrationSection 7015 Level/Nivel 6: Advan. Fondant/Crema Fondant Advanzado      Oct 14 -Nov 4          $100

REGISTER REGISTRARSECosmetology  Section 10001

The cosmetology program will offer the required training to obtain a California Cosmetology
License.
Cosmetology encompasses the study and beautification of hair, skin and nails.
We offer a 1,000 hour program that will set students up for passing their California State Board.
We also start the exploration and understanding in the vast opportunities of the cosmetology
field and all it has to offer.

*NEW!!!!! BILINGUAL CLASSES AVAILABLE*

Institute of Language and Culture (ILC), Room 6, 320 Rodriguez Street, Watsonville

Class  and Dates and Times TBD   $4,500 

Location: Institute of Language and Culture (ILC), Room 6, 320 Rodriguez Street, Watsonville
Class dates and times TBD                        Harrington                                                      
Section 10001                                                 $4500

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REGISTER REGISTRARSEPre-Apprenticeship Program  Section 4220

This pre-apprenticeship course (Building Trades Program) is a basic introduction to the essential fundamentals of the crafts in the construction industry. This is a lecture-lab type of course where students are introduced to Orientation and Industry Awareness, Tool and Materials, Construction Health and Safety, Blueprint Reading, Basic Math for Construction, Heritage of the American Worker, Diversity in the Construction Industry, Green Construction, Financial Literacy. Students will gain and overview of the construction industry, attitudes and behaviors, the role of an apprentice, union membership, motivation and code of conduct, getting along at work, interview skills, and the building trades. The objective of this course is to prepare pre-apprentices toward the pathway of the Building Trades Apprenticeship programs by exposing students to the fundamentals of the construction industry.

Minimum Requirements:
•Must be interested in a career in construction
•Must be 18 years old or older
•Must possess a High School Diploma/GED/HiSET or completed higher education
•Must possess a valid Driver’s License
•Must be able to work legally in the USA
•Must be able to pass a drug screening

Successful graduates of this 144 hour class
(2 evening/week plus 4 Saturdays over 4 months) receive:

  • The Multi-Craft Core Curriculum (MC3) certificate, recognized nationwide by the Building and Construction Trades
  • An OSHA-10 certificate that you have successfully completed basic safety training
  • First Aid/CPR certificate
  • A tool bag, Red Wing work boots, and basic set of tools

Must pre-register to verify minimum requirements

Location: Institute of Language and Culture 320 Rodriguez Street, Watsonville, CA 95076

Dates and Times TBD

Mon   5:00PM-9:00PM       Wed   5:00PM-9:00PM       Sat   8:00AM-4:00PM
Section 4220

REGISTER REGISTRARSEWorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate Section 440

WorkKeys is the leading job skills assessment system in the nation, measuring real world fundamental skills that are critical to job success. Some employers use the system to determine hiring qualifications. Pre-registration required due to limited seating. There will be a $10 No Show fee.
Location:  Green Valley Center (GVC) , Room 8, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville

Every Friday                                 12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.                                                       Staff

Section 440                                      August 19 - Dec 16                                                              $75         

Location:  Santa Cruz Center (SCC) , Room 2, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville

Every Wednesday                            12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.                                                  Staff

Section 440                                     August 17 - December 14                                                   $75         

WorkKeys Curriculum Section 441-

ACT WorkKeys Curriculum helps individuals build the essential career-relevant skills needed for learning, personal development and effective job performance. It’s the only curriculum built from the ground up to align with the WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate® assessments. The courses are delivered via a personalized, mobile-based learning management system. The platform delivers a meaningful learning experience and provides users with a customized study schedule and detailed instructional content.
Location: Green Valley Center (GVC) , Room 5, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville                                     Fine

Mon - Fri                                                   9:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m. 

Mon - Thu                                                 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Section 441,442                              August 15th, 2022- Dec 15th-2022

Location:  Santa Cruz Center (SCC) , Room 8, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville                                     Shirey

Mon -Fri                                                    9:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m. 

Mon - Thu                                                 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Section 443,444                              August 15th, 2022- Dec 15th-2022

REGISTER REGISTRARSEJobs 101 -Section 409-

Students now registered at Watsonville/Aptos/Santa Cruz Adult Education in combination with your present academic goals (high school diploma, GED or HiSET) are invited to attend our 21st Century Careers learning lab. Get the help, guidance and career coaching you’ve been waiting for.
Location: Room 5, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville

Friday                                           10:00 a.m - 11:00 a.m                                          Staff
                                          August 13th, 2021- December 17th, 2021                Free for current students
Section 409

 Topics Include:

• Understanding the people at work
• Who’s hiring now
• Get ready for that interview
• How to ask for more money
• Am I a good employee?
• Interest Inventory
• Goal setting/time management • Internships
• Transferable skills
• Career assessments

• Career planning activities • Job search
• Resume
• Letter of Introduction
• Mastering soft skills for workplace success
• Build your resume vocabulary
• Changing jobs
• Keeping Jobs
• Clear decision making techniques • I want to be the boss
Your Hired Jobs 101

 

 

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