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Beyond ESL

Do you want to continue learning beyond your English as a Second Language Classes? CVACE can help! Take a look at these opportunities below!
Interested in a job in healthcare? Not sure what job is best for you?
Learn more about healthcare careers in the United States. Attend this free class to find out what healthcare career is right for you, all while improving your English! Class is nearly full - sign up NOW!
On campus orientation: July 24, 10am-12pm. 

Clinical Medical Assistant (with English Language Support)

Are you an English learner who is seeking a career in Clinical Medical Assisting? Learn a variety of skills, including taking vital signs, drawing blood, using electronic health records, and much, much more! This class will prepare you to sit for both the clinical and administrative portions of the California Certifying Board of Medical Assistants examinations. Take both the medical classes and additional English support classes right here at CVACE! Call 510-886-1000 or go to cvadult.org to register for the mandatory virtual orientation. This will be sent to you through email and will give you detailed program and registration information.

Direct Support Professional (with English Language Support)

Are you interested in supporting individuals with intellectual and/or physical disabilities? There is a great need for entry-level direct care workers (Direct Support Professionals) who are bilingual in English and an Asian Language (Cantonese, Mandarin, Burmese, Tagalog, Vietnamese, etc.) Start or enhance your career while supporting this community and connecting individuals with intellectual and/or physical disabilities with the services and support that they need. This online, 7 week, FREE course is offered in partnership with Diversity in Health Training Institute (DHTI). After successfully completing the course, DHTI will help you with job placements for free. You can make up to $25/hour in a new job! The registration deadline has been extended to July 26th. Apply today at https://bit.ly/3lEpLas
Modern Office Technology (with English Language Support)
Are you an English learner who would like to also improve your computer skills? Starting in Fall 2024, CVACE will be offering a series of classes designed to advance your skills in the office and prepare you for career advancement. Learn the basics of computers and internet safety. Then increase your knowledge of the Google programs and Microsoft Office. Finally, get creative and learn how to advertise your business by strengthening your digital marketing skills. English Language Support will be available to help you at every step of the way. Go to cvace.link/MOT to join the interest list and be the first to be notified when classes are announced!