Classes

Workplace and Business Essentials Course Offerings

Spring 2018 Course Offerings

Courses Not Being Offered Spring 2018


Applied Technology & Employability - Business (ATEB)

ATEB N106 - Workplace and Business Essentials

The following topics are covered in this course:

Professionalism

  • Soft skills, timeliness, dress code, organization, time management, team work

Web Research

  • Internet research skills

Digital citizenship

  • Responsible online behavior, online safety

Business communications

  • Verbal and written communications (conversations, telephone, email, social media, problem solving)

Business math fundamentals

  • Adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, percentages, basic business place calculations

Office 2016 Fundamentals

  • Basic overviews of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook

Google Apps Fundamentals

  • Basic overviews of Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Gmail

Written Communications

  • Emails, letters, report formats, grammar, formatting

Final project

Identify a Ventura County employer, conduct an interview with an employee of the firm, and present findings in written or oral form.

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Applied Technology & Employability - Technology (ATET)

ATET N104 - Principles of Technology

The following topics are covered in this course:

Principles of Mechanical Technology

  • Drive Systems, Pump Systems, and Electric Motors

Principles of Fluid Technology

  • Pneumatics and Hydraulics

Principles of Electrical Technology

  • Electrical Fabrication, Fundamentals of AC/DC Electronics, Basic Control Systems

Principles of Thermal Technology

  • Applied Thermal Science

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ATET N107 - Technical Reference Interpretation and Blueprint Reading

The following topics are covered in this course:

Survey of Drawings

  • Overview of Technical Standards for reference and engineering drawings.
  • Overview of Techniques for reference and engineering drawings.

Technical Standards and Symbols

  • Covers standards and symbols for manufacturing, welding, mechanics, hydraulics/pneumatics, and electronics.

Study of Manufacturing Processes

  • Manufacturing tools.
  • Application of manufacturing tools.

Document Reading and Interpretation

  • Select appropriate standard symbols.
  • Choose symbols for specific types of documents: technical sketches, blueprints, manufacturing operations, work orders, inspection documentation.

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ATET N108 - Occupational Safety in the Workplace

The following topics are covered in this course:

A Safe Work Environment

  • Standards
  • Techniques

Tool Safety

  • Manufacturing
  • Welding
  • Mechanics
  • Hydraulics/Pnuematics
  • Chemical
  • Electrical

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

  • Familiarization
  • Safety Data Sheets (SDSes)

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ATET N109 - Tools and Machines in Industry

The following topics are covered in this course:

Technical Systems

  • Survey of Manufacturing Processes
  • Describe the typical manufacturing process.

Tools

  • Identify common tools.
  • Describe and select tools for specific uses.

Machines

  • Simple Machines
  • Uses and types of computer controlled machines.

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