Career Training - Evans Community Adult School

Career Technical Education (CTE)



 
Accounting

 

This two-course sequence is designed to prepare students to work as an Accountant.
1. This first course provides instruction in double-entry accounting systems. Emphasis is placed on basic accounting principles, journals, general ledgers, worksheets, financial statements, spreadsheet accounting, inventories and investments, short-term liabilities, and basic banking principles and procedures related to accounting.
2. In this second course, emphasis is placed on the forms of business organizations, fixed assets, long term liabilities, financial statement analysis, payroll, discounts, returns and allowances, payroll, discounts, returns and allowances, job costing accounting, plant assets and depreciation, notes and interest, accrued items, the end-of-fiscal period.
The competencies in these courses are aligned with the California High School Academic Content Standards and the California Career Technical Education Model Curriculum Standards.

 

Monday - Thursday.............................6:00 pm to 8:45 pm

Saturday.................................8:00 am to 12:15 pm

Building and Grounds Worker (Fundamentals)

 

This course prepares trainees for entry-level employment as school custodians, upgrade skills, and prepares employees for promotion. The competencies in this course are aligned with the California High School Academic Content Standards and the California Career Technical Education Model Curriculum Standards.

 

Monday - Thursday.................................6:00 pm to 8:45 pm

Computer Operation Clerk Training

 

1. Typist Keyboarding 1 (60 Hours): The course emphasizes the development of accuracy and speed, proper operation of a microcomputer, computer applications in an office, and basic exploration of employability skills.
2. CO1/Foundations (90 Hours): Emphasis is placed on the computer and its parts, computer operating systems, word processing, file management, internet applications, e-mail, computer ethics and security and virus and spyware protection.
3. CO2/Applications (90 Hours): Emphasis is placed on the techniques for word processing and electronic spreadsheets.
4. CO4/Presentations (90 Hours): Emphasis is placed on the different types of presentation graphics software, understanding the parts of the PowerPoint screen, navigating an existing presentation, creating a new presentation using the basic principles of design and tips to maximize the effect and utility of the presentation.

 

Monday - Friday.................................8:00 am to 12:15 pm

Monday - Thursday.............................6:00 pm to 8:45 pm

Saturday..............................................8:00 am to 12:15 pm

 

Health Information Technician

 

This series of courses provides technical skills that can lead to business and office career employment, upgrading skills and advanced computer technology certification.

 

Health Info Tech 1/Terminology

Health Info Tech 2/Electronic Filing/Rec. Keeping

Health Info Tech 3/Insurance & Billing

Health Info Tech 4/Diagnostic Coding

Health Info Tech 5/Ambulatory Coding

 

Monday - Thursday.................................6:00 pm to 8:45 pm

Maintenance Supervisor

A sequence of three courses designed for Maintenance Supervisor

1. Heating and Ventilation (60 Hours): This competency-based course prepares trainees to operate various heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment. Instruction includes principles and techniques of various low pressure boiler operations, fuel systems, unit heating systems, ventilation systems, and air conditioning systems.

2. Scheduling Practices (60 Hours): This competency-based course prepares trainees for entry-level supervision positions as school custodian supervisors. Instruction includes practical training in the management of custodial personnel; in-depth study of time and motion studies; scheduling workloads equitably; scheduling of routine cleaning; scheduling of non-routine cleaning.

3. Supervisory Practices (60 Hours): This competency-based course provides training in principles of supervision, inspection of buildings and grounds, record keeping, and management of personnel. 

The competencies in these courses are aligned with the California High School Academic Content Standards and the Calfornia Career Technical Education Model Curriculum Standards.

Saturday..........................................:7:30 am to 1:00 pm

Medical Assistant

This course contains information and training to prepare students to function as medical assistants through training in ethics, medical terminology, and the preparation of medical forms. In addition, students will gain expertise in the day-to-day functions of the following specialties: ambulatory care, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, out-patient surgery, urology, orthopedics, internal medicine, cardiology, and laboratory.

Monday - Friday.................................8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Pharmacy Technician

 

Our Pharmacy Technician course is designed to prepare students for employment in a pharmaceutical setting. The class consists of theory and clinical preparation: medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, CPR, pharmaceutical settings, duties and responsibilities of a pharmacy technician, pharmaceutical terms, metric and apothecary systems, drug requirements, record keeping, dispensing prescriptions, knowledge of manufacturing, packaging, and labeling of drug products.
 

The competencies in this course are aligned with the California High School Academic Content Standards and the California Career
Technical Education Model Curriculum Standards.

 

Monday - Friday.................................8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Security Officer Trainee

 

This course is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment as security officers. Technical instruction includes: orientation, safety policies and procedures, and employability skills. Emphasis is placed on: powers of arrest, weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and terrorism, public relations, observation and documentation, communication protocols, liability/legal aspects, transportation security officer, evacuation procedures, officer safety, arrest, search, and seizure, access control, trespass, first aid and CPR, handling difficult people, workplace violence, chemical agents, preserving the incident scene, crowd control, courtroom demeanor, parking/traffic control, and fire safety.

 

Monday - Thursday.................................6:00 pm to 8:45 pm