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Career Technical Education (CTE)

CJUHSD CAREER READINESS

INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES

Sector
Information and Communication Technologies
Pathway
Information Support and Services
Instructors
Ms. Dittmer, Mr. Okamoto, and Mrs. Randall
Course
Computers, Careers, and Finance (CCF)
Grade Level
9-12
Description
This foundation course meets the state’s computer literacy requirement. Students enrolled in this course will be prepared for both college and careers through the use of technology (Microsoft Office Suite), career exploration, employability, life, and learning skills.
Certification
All students have the opportunity to earn MOS (Microsoft Office Specialist) certification in PowerPoint. Students may also earn a certificate in IC3, Key Applications (the first component).
Articulation
YES! Students who successfully pass this course with a “B” or better for two semesters and pass three five-minute timed writings at 25 wpm with no more than five errors, will earn three units of college credit at Chaffey Community College (BUST40).
 
 
 
 
Sector
Information and Communication Technologies
Pathway
Information Support and Services
Instructor
Ms. Dittmer
Course
Business Technology II 1&2
Grade Level
Must pass CFF with a grade of "C" or better
Grades 10-12
Description
This course is a Pathway completer course and provides an in-depth, hands-on approach to advanced business technology and how it relates to businesses in a variety of ways.
Certification
Students have the opportunity to earn MOS (Microsoft Office Specialist) certification in the following areas:  Microsoft Access, Word, Excel, and Outlook.
Articulation
YES! Students who successfully pass this course with a “B” or better and pass the MOS certification in Word will gain three units of college credit at Chaffey Community College (BUST60).

 

BUSINESS AND FINANCE

Sector
Business and Finance
Pathway
Financial Services
Instructor
Mr. Okamoto
Course
Accounting I
Grade Level
Must pass CFF with a grade of "C" or better
Grades 10-12
Description
This course is a Pathway completer course and introduces the principles and processes involved in double-entry accounting systems. After learning the basics of Accounting, students will spend the second semester on QuickBooks.

 

HOSPITALITY, TOURISM AND RECREATION

Sector
Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation
 
Pathway
Food Service and Hospitality
 
Instructor
Ms. Brooke Blank
 
Course
Beginning Culinary I 1&2
 
Grade Level
9-12
 
Description
In this foundations course, students will learn basic food preparation skills including safety, sanitation, table etiquette, kitchen equipment, and food product evaluation.
 
 
 
 
Sector
Hospitality, Tourism, and Recreation
Pathway
Food Service and Hospitality
Instructor
Ms. Brooke Blank
Course
Advanced Culinary II 1&2
Grade Level
Must pass Beginning Culinary I 1&2 with a grade of "C" or better
Grades: 10-12
Description
This is a course completer for this pathway. The course focuses on meal planning and specialty food preparation with an emphasis on several venues.
Certification
Food Handler's Certificate

 

BUILDING AND CONSTRUCTION TRADES

Sector
Building and Construction Trades
Pathway
Cabinetry, Millwork, and Woodworking
Instructor
Mr. Garcia
Course
Wood Design I 1&2
Grade Level
9-12
Description
This course is a foundations course that introduces students to wood technology and project building and stresses the safe use of hand tools, portable tools, and basic production machines.
Articulation
Students who pass this course with a “C” or better can articulate for college credit with Cerritos Community College.
 
 
Sector
Building and Construction Trades
Pathway
Cabinetry, Millwork, and Woodworking
Instructor
Mr. Garcia
Course
Wood Design II/IV 1&2
Grade Level
Must pass Wood Design I with a grade of "C" or better
Grades: 10-12
Description
This course is a pathway completer course. Students will further develop their knowledge and techniques taught in Wood Design I. Upon completion of this course, students will be prepared for employment in the woodworking industry.
Articulation
Students who pass this course with a “C” or better can articulate for college credit with Cerritos Community College.

 

TRANSPORTATION

Sector
Transportation
Pathway
Systems, Diagnostics, Service, and Repair
Instructor
Mr. Lewis
Course
Auto Technology I 1&2
Grade Level
9-12
Description
In this foundations course, students will explore the construction, repair, and workings of various automotive components.
Certification
SP2 Certifications
 
 
Sector
Transportation
Pathway
Systems, Diagnostics, Service, and Repair
Instructor
Mr. Lewis
Course
Advanced Automotive Technology 1&2
Grade Level
Must pass Auto Technology I 1&2 with a grade of "C" or better
Grades: 10-12
Description
This course is a pathway completer and meets two hours daily. Students learn in a live lab setting and advance their training in automotive services.
Certification

NATEF Certified Program

ASE Certifications, SP2 Certifications, Alldata Certification-Certified Automotive Information Specialist.
Articulation
Students who earn a “C” or better can earn college credit with Chaffey Community College.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Instructor
Mrs. Randall
Course
Vocational Work Experience I/IV
Grade Level
Must be 16 years of age or older
Description
Students will gain valuable employability skills while working on the job.
 
 
Instructor
Mrs. Randall
Course
Exploratory Work Experience I/IV
Grade Level
Must be 16 years of age or older
Description
Students will gain valuable employability skills while they prepare for an entry-level job.