Get a broad, general introduction to hardware and software fundamentals, productivity software, graphics, keyboard layout, and storage media.
Build Your Resume and Develop Your Portfolio
Don’t have a resume?
Building Self Confidence
This workshop focuses on practical steps to building self-confidence.
Business Management II
In this continuation of Business Management I, we'll review basic management principles, effective project management, business planning and forecasting, what to expect when hiring employees, how tax law impacts companies, how to obtain business finance and/or raise capital, and a basic understanding of business contracts.Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of Excel.
Business Office Professional Certification
Improve and develop your computer skills in the Microsoft Windows 10 and Microsoft Office 2016 desktop applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Gmail.
CalJOBS: Overview and Resume Builder
CalJOBS is a California online resource to help job seekers.
Career Center Lab
The Career Center is a professional environment dedicated to career exploration, job search, and employment skills.
Career Planning Workshop
What are your strengths and interests?
Looking to change your career?
Clean Slate Clinic
The Clean Slate Clinic focuses on helping you get a fresh start with a clean criminal history record.
Creating a Resume and Cover Letter
Need help creating or revamping your resume and cover letter? This workshop will walk you through the important aspects of your resume and cover letter. You will learn how to create a Combination Resume and discover how it can work for you. During the second half of the workshop, you will have time to work on your resume with the instructor's assistance.
Exposure to the World of Graphics
This class is designed to share knowledge about the power of graphics including jpg images, GIF files, vector art, fonts, etc. Graphics are playing a larger role in the delivery of content production. This 3-hour workshop will expose you to some of the basics, the common terms and phrases used in many of today's leading software programs, and may lead you to a career in graphic design.
Google Docs - Word Processing
Google Docs is an app used for word processing.
Learn how Google Forms can directly benefit you.
Google Hangouts - Video Conferencing
Bring the conversation to life by using this powerful video conferencing tool from Google.
Google Sheets - Spreadsheets
Learn how to create professional spreadsheets using Google Sheets.
Google Slides - Presentations
Have you ever wanted to create a presentation, but did not want to spend the money purchasing software that you would rarely use?
How to Work a Job Fair
This workshop will provide you with more effective job seeking techniques that will help you prepare for and utilize job fairs during your job search.
Practice your interviewing skills to get that job you’ve always wanted. Your resume was picked out of hundreds and you have one chance to land the job. Enhance your in-person interviewing skills, build confidence, and learn techniques to apply at your interview. From appropriate apparel to the final handshake, this class will help you rehearse before your actual interview. Network using LinkedIn, research your potential new employer, and learn how to sell yourself to a potential employer to GET THAT JOB.
Interviews: From Getting the Call to the Final Handshake
Learn the process you'll move through as you accept a job interview: research the company, formulate answers to interview questions, how to dress, and offer a confident handshake for success.
Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint
Get an overview of PowerPoint including navigation of the various features and tools.
Introduction to PC/File Management/Internet/Cloud Computing
This workshop provides you with a broad, general introduction to hardware and software fundamentals, productivity software, graphics, keyboard layout, and storage media.
Introduction to the Adobe Software Products
Adobe is a leading software company for photographers, videographers, editors, web developers, graphic designers, artists, and audio users. If you have interest in these areas, this is the class for you. This class demonstrates over a dozen different products and is supported by current PSA classes. Our open lab facilities provide access to the Adobe software for our students.
Job Search Support
This class will focus on whatever job search related topics are most relevant for the class; including creating a powerful resume and cover letter that gain employers' attention, promoting yourself with a skills statement, learning the best ways to find job openings, how to present yourself in interviews, and job retention. The focus of each class depends on the needs of the students, so you're encouraged to repeat the class as needed.
Mac and PC Lab
Are you new to the Mac and PC world? Do you need basic questions answered? Practice your Mac and PC skills for free with our on-site instructor. PC users are encouraged to bring their laptop.
Microsoft Excel Intermediate
This course builds on Excel Basics. You will create advanced workbooks and worksheets. Learn advanced formulas and Functions such as IF, SUMIF, VLOOKUP, DATE and TIME Functions. You will learn how to create dazzling charts and graphs.
Microsoft Publisher is an entry-level desktop publishing application that differs from Microsoft Word in that the emphasis is placed on page layout and design rather than text composition and proofing.
Migrating Email Addresses from Outlook, Yahoo, and Hotmail
Staying current with technology is a valuable asset.
Mistakes Job Seekers Make and How to Avoid Them
Many people make mistakes as they are hunting for a job.
Mock Interviewing: Practice, Practice, Practice
Practice your interviewing skills learned from a previous class (Interviewing Strategies) and fine tune your answers with the guidance of your instructor in a 30-minute, mock interview session.
You have created an impressive resume and cover letter, attended the interview workshop, and now it’s time for you to put your interviewing skills to the test.
Networking is a critical skill for career success.
New World of Work - 21st Century Skills: Digital Fluency and Analysis/Solutions Mindset
The world of work is changing.
New World of Work - 21st Century Skills: Entrepreneur Mindset & Social/ Diversity Awareness
The world of work is changing.
Preparing for Change
Change can be difficult.
This class is an introduction to the fundamental project management processes. We will review basic management principles and effective project management. Learn how to plan, organize resources, and monitor a specific task, event, or duty to completion.
Introduction to the fundamentals of managing investment property.
Have your resume evaluated by a professional recruiter and leave with a more solid resume in hand.
Learn how to market yourself from A to Z to get the job.
The Value of Emotional Intelligence
Emotional Intelligence plays a large role in today’s society.
Vision Board Workshop: Visualize Your Goals!
In this hands-on workshop, you will learn how a vision board can help you achieve your goals. You will create your very own vision board to take home as a tool to visualize your goals every day, until you meet those goals.