The short-term Career Education (CE) certificates are a series of courses to help you find a new job or advance in your current one. Most short-term CE certificates also include industry-recognized certification. Take an individual course or take multiple to earn a certificate!

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Computer Applications Courses:

ADLTED 761.1

Computers - Level 1

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer, including: using the keyboard and mouse; browsing the internet and online purchasing; creating an email account for sending and receiving messages; creating and saving documents. This course is a requirement of the Basic Computer Operations Certificate.

Fall 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 1 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 8/25/19.
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  • Cali Calmecac School (Windsor, CA)
    Class will be held in the computer lab. The deadline to register for this class is: 8/31/19.
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  • Rancho Cotate High School (Rohnert Park, CA)
    Class will be held in Room ______. The deadline to register for this class is: 8/25/19.
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ADLTED 761.2

Computers - Level 2

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer, including: creating and editing email contact and distribution lists; creating events and invitations in a calendar program; formatting texts of paragraphs in documents.

Fall 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 1 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/6/19.
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  • Cali Calmecac School (Windsor, CA)
    Class will be held in the computer lab. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/26/18.
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  • Rancho Cotate High School (Rohnert Park, CA)
    Class will be held in room ____ . The deadline to register for this class is: 10/6/19..
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ADLTED 761.3

Computers - Level 3

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer, including: creating email folders; using complex word processing operations; basic principles of Excel. This course is a requirement of the Basic Computer Operations Certificate.

Spring 2019

  • Healdsburg Community Center (Healdsburg, CA)
    Class will be held in room 10 of the HCC. The deadline to register for this class is: 3/17/19.
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ADLTED 761.4

Computers - Level 4

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer, including creating events and invitations in the Google calendar program; formatting texts of paragraphs in documents, and creating flyers and invitations in MS Word.

Fall 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in room 1 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 8/26/19.
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  • Healdsburg Community Center (Healdsburg, CA)
    Class will be held in room 10 of the HCC. The deadline to register for this class is: 8/30/19.
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ADLTED 761.5

Computers - Level 5

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer, including using more complex MS Word processing operations; basic principles of Google Docs and Excel.

Spring 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in room 2 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 3/16/19.
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  • Cali Calmecac School (Windsor, CA)
    Class will be held in the computer lab. The deadline to register for this class is: 3/17/19.
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Fall 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    This class will be held in room 1 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/7/19.
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  • Healdsburg Community Center (Healdsburg, CA)
    This class will be held in room 10 of the HCC. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/11/19.
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ADLTED 764

Introduction to Student Information Systems

Introduction to the basic functions and uses of the computer as they relate to using a school district’s programs, website, and student information systems. This class is an elective; it is not required for the certificate program.

Spring 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in room 2 of the SWC.
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Fall 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 1 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 11/24/19.
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  • Cali Calmecac School (Windsor, CA)
    Class will be held in the computer lab. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/12/19.
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  • Rancho Cotate High School (Rohnert Park, CA)
    Class will be held in Room ______. The deadline to register for this class is: 11/24/19.
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  • Healdsburg Community Center (Healdsburg, CA)
    Class will be held in room 10 of the HCC. The deadline to register for this class is: 8/9/19.
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Business Courses:

ADLTED 756

Managing a Small Business

This course is designed for students who are interested in improving and growing their small business. Topics will cover the responsibilities of being a small business owner, including: leadership development, business dynamics, sales and service, finances and human resources. This course is a requirement for the Small Business Management Certificate.

Fall 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in room 2 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 9/7/19.
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Finance Courses:

ADLTED 723

Financial Mathematics

This course applies mathematical computation with decimals, fractions, and percentages to personal finances, including budgeting, saving, and planning for future financial security. It is required for students to enroll in ADLTED 792: Planning for the Financial Future. This course is a requirement for the Financial Literacy Certificate.

Spring 2019

  • Healdsburg Community Center (Healdsburg, CA)
    Class will be held in room 10 of the HCC. The deadline to register for this class is: 3/9/19.
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Fall 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in room 1 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/4/19.
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ADLTED 791

Personal Finances

Overview of personal financial management skills, positive banking relations, and achieving financial security. Topics include: personal budgeting; saving; credit; appropriate use of credit cards; banking services; consumer installment loans; and buying real estate. This course is a requirement for the Financial Literacy Certificate.

Spring 2019

  • Healdsburg Community Center (Healdsburg, CA)
    Class will be held in room 10 of the HCC. The deadline to register for this class is: 3/11/19.
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Fall 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in room 1 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 8/11/19.
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ADLTED 792

Planning for the Financial Future

Students will learn to review an individual financial situation, develop financial goals for retirement and identify appropriate means to achieve these goals. Topics will include: financial goal setting, life insurance, different types of retirement accounts and investment options. It is required for students to enroll in ADLTED 723: Financial Mathematics. This course is a requirement for the Financial Literacy Certificate.

Fall 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in room 1 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/6/19.
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Construction Courses:

CONSTRUCTION SCOE

Basic Construction Skills

This basic construction course offers essential knowledge and skills that are needed to work in an entry-level construction job. The class will offer classroom instruction and hands-on learning working on construction projects. The format of the course is accelerated and intended to get the students prepared to enter the workforce rapidly. This course is taught primarily in English with bilingual (English & Spanish) teaching assistance.

Fall 2019

  • Hanna Boys Center (Sonoma, CA)
    This class is Tuesdays & Thursday, 5:30-8:30 pm.
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Landscape Courses:

ADLTED 742.1

Irrigation & Non-Plant Features

Introduction to non-plant landscaping with an emphasis on industry-specific terminology related to water use. Students will practice communication skills using common phrases for interacting with clients or future employers. Topics include landscape planning, irrigation systems, greywater and stormwater capture, tools, air quality, workplace safety, and employment opportunities.

Fall 2019

  • Southwest Santa Rosa Center (Santa Rosa, CA)
    Class will be held in Room 2 of the SWC. The deadline to register for this class is 8/17/19.
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ADLTED 743

Plants & Environmental Conditions

Introduction to green gardening and landscaping with an emphasis on occupation-specific terminology and communication skills using common phrases for interacting with clients or future employers.

 

Fall 2019

  • SRJC Petaluma campus (Petaluma, CA)
    Class will be held in Room Doyle 243. The deadline to register for this class is: 10/5/19.
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