The TTW Program Academic Calendar

Summer Session: Job Preparation Focus 
Basic English Skills Sentence and paragraph structure and practical application.
Basic Math Skills Math functions and money handling.
Using the Internet Hands-on introduction to the use of the Internet.
Fall Quarter: Work Readiness Skills Focus
Learning Strategies Identification of individual learning styles.
Communication Skills Improving confidence and self-esteem through communication.
Office Skills Filing systems, records management and mail handling.
Beginning Word Processing Introduction to the computer and word processing.
Resources in Community Locating and maximizing community support systems.
Job Training/ Internship On-the-job training experiences at Foothill College.
Current Events

Emphasis on current news. Increases awareness and knowledge of current events and the various methods of finding updated news information.
Winter Quarter: Work Readiness Skills Focus
Social Skills Enhancement of self-esteem and socialization skills.
Office Applications Business etiquette and office equipment.
Introduction to Excel Introduction to Excel, spreadsheets, charts and tables.
Job Training & Internship On-the-job training experiences at Foothill College
Job Search Skills & Resume Resume writing and job application procedures.
Work Attitudes Vocational goals and appropriate work behavior.
Spring Quarter: Job Preparation & Planning For Transition
Job Search Skills & Interviewing Interview technique and grooming.

Job Training & Internship On-the-job training experiences at. Foothill College.
Transition to Work Exit plan and job search materials.
Disability & The Law Discussion of individual rights and the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA).
Intermediate Computer Further instruction in word processing and Excel.
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