Certificates

  • The Administration of Justice Certificate of Achievement provides students with a broad-based education in the areas of law enforcement, corrections and the judicial system. The program is appropriate for students seeking entry-level employment in law enforcement, corrections probation, or parole.

  • The Landscape Practices certificate program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary for employment in landscape design, landscape installation, maintenance of landscapes, tree care industry and supply/equipment sales.

  • This program is intended for those who wish to pursue a career in the retail or production nursery field. Courses range from plant identification to soils and fertility, pest management, plant propagation and plant biology.

  • This certificate will give the student basic knowledge of the science involved in the growing of grapes, the practical hands-on applications of working with wine grapes and a basic understanding of the business aspects that are involved in the process of growing wine grapes.

  • The Alcohol and Other Drug Studies (AODS) major addresses a wide range of issues in the field of substance use and abuse through its degree and certificate course work.

  • This certificate program prepares students with the skills and knowledge necessary to perform diagnosis and repair in the automotive shop environment.

  • This certificate program prepares students with the skills and knowledge necessary to perform diagnosis and repair in the automotive shop environment.

  • The Business Information Worker I Certificate of Achievement prepares students for entry-level office, computer, and administrative positions for a wide variety of industries.

  • This certificate program prepares students for accounting careers in account management of payroll, receivables, payables, as well as financial statement generation and tax preparation.

  • This certificate offers a focused course of study for students who are interested in launching and growing a new business. Students develop skills and strategies for effectively planning, starting, and managing the growth of a new enterprise.

  • Business Management prepares students for positions of responsibility in organizations including retail, manufacturing, service businesses, non-profits, and governmental agencies.

  • The Business--Retail Management Certificate Program is a comprehensive program designed to prepare current and future retail employees and managers for the challenges in a competitive retail environment.

  • Studio ceramics is an exciting field of personal expression with many career possibilities ranging from fine artwork and sculpture to production tableware.

  • The Child Development Certificate of Achievement is designed for the student who desires knowledge about Early Childhood Development and skills for teaching young children.

  • This one-year certificate program is intended to provide students with the skills and competencies necessary to achieve success in the growing North Coast food service and hospitality industry.

  • This certificate will prepare the student for employment in the field of digital design and media production. It consists of experiences in applied design, graphic design principles, layout and design, and multimedia production.

  • The 6 non-credit course sequence provides an opportunity for students with disabilities to gain skills and confidence for a successful work experience.

  • The ESL sequence provides students with language skills that will allow them increased job opportunities in our community.

  • The Fine Woodworking I Certificate is a one-year course of study designed to help prepare students for careers as independent designers and crafts workers.

  • The Fine Woodworking II Certificate is a one-year course of study designed to help prepare students for careers as independent designers and crafts workers, taking students from intermediate to advanced level of woodworking.

  • The Human Service Worker Program provides students with the knowledge and skills to perform essential, entry-level Human Service Worker tasks in a competent and ethical manner, with an understanding of and sensitivity to the diverse populations which they will serve.

  • The Human Service Paraprofessional Certificate of Achievement (HUS-P) program prepares students for employment in human service agencies (Social Services; Mental Health, Public Health and Community-Based Organizations).

  • IT and networking professionals are a vital part of many businesses, and these skills are highly sought by such employers. The IT Specialist certificate helps prepare students for positions known variously as IT support, network/systems administrator, network/systems engineer, network/systems technician, and network/systems analyst.

  • The LVN-to-RN Certificate of Achievement is an 18-month course of study consisting of both classroom and clinical training. Graduates of the program work as integral members of the healthcare team, providing care and educating clients across the lifespan. 

  • This certificate prepares students for a career in real estate sales/analysis, land development, real estate marketing, finance, mortgage lending, appraisal, escrow, and property management.

  • This two-year program is intended to provide students with the skills and competencies necessary to achieve success in professional clothing construction using all techniques necessary from concept design, construction, to completion and marketing.

  • The Textile/Weaving Certificate provides training in the technical and creative skills necessary to enter both the commercial and fine arts fields as a studio or production artist.

  • The Web Development certificate prepares students for positions designing, implementing and maintaining web content. Skills include client and server-side web design and development, as well as programmatic interaction with databases.