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Apprenticeship

This Apprenticeship Training is for plumbers and pipe fitters. You will gain knowledge in math and mechanical reasoning to prepare you for the union apprenticeship test. Start date to be determined. Please call the Alvarado office for details, (510) 231-1453.



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06201.00
Contra Costa College
AA145
Stewart 8/27 - 5/21 Tu Th 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM $0.00 View

Automotive Training
Learn how to maintain your vehicle. Hands-on training in a shop environment. Students will use the tools and techniques related in the automotive field. You will learn how to repair wheel bearings, brakes, suspension, air conditioning, tune-ups, electrical systems, diagnostics and much more. Also training in tig and mig welding provided. Let’s fix some cars!!

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06222.00
El Cerrito High School
Auto Shop
Bartoni 9/10 - 12/17 Tu 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM $253.00 View
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06222.01
El Cerrito High School
Auto Shop
Bartoni 1/14 - 3/31 Tu 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM $199.00 View

Certificado de Reparacion y Mantenimiento de Edificios-Avanzado

Espacio limitado a 10 estudiantes. Prerequisito: Clase de Principiante. La clase de principiante puede tomarse al mismo tiempo que la clase avanzada.



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06210.00
DeJean
E108
Rodriguez 9/14 - 10/12 Sa 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM $129.00 View
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06210.01
DeJean
E108
Rodriguez 1/18 - 2/15 Sa 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM $129.00 View

Certificado de Reparacion y Mantenimiento de Edificios-Principiante

Registración limitada para 10 estudiantes. Esta clase es entrenamiento manual en carpintería, lectura de planos, electricidad, plomería, pintura y reparaciones. Materiales y herramientas serán proporcionadas para uso en la clase. 20 horas tienen que ser completadas para recibir certificado.



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06205.00
DeJean
E108
Rodriguez 9/12 - 10/31 Th 06:00 PM - 08:30 PM $104.00 View
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06205.01
DeJean
E108
Rodriguez 1/16 - 3/12 Th 06:00 PM - 08:30 PM $104.00 View

Electrical Controls
Learn how to read electrical schematics and ladder drawings. Understand motor control logic, relay logic, circuit protection, transformers, generators, photo cells, power distribution, building automation (BACNET), programmable logic controllers (PLC), HMI, SCADA, VFD. We will also be working with robotic and Wi-Fi technology. Students will learn electrical troubleshooting methods using different types of testing equipment. Buildings are becoming smarter, so we must keep pace with them.

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06215.00
El Cerrito High School
Auto Shop
Bartoni 9/11 - 12/18 We 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM $253.00 View
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06215.01
El Cerrito High School
Auto Shop
Bartoni 1/15 - 3/25 We 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM $181.00 View

Pre-Apprenticeship (Electrician Training)
This course curriculum provides you with electrical theory and work practices necessary to prepare you for the Apprenticeship Test.

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06285.00
El Cerrito High School
Auto Shop
Bartoni 9/12 - 12/19 Th 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM $253.00 View
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06285.01
El Cerrito High School
Auto Shop
Bartoni 1/16 - 3/26 Th 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM $181.00 View

Solar Technology: Solar Jobs, Energy, Power and Safety

This course covers the following aspects of solar jobs within the solar industry: installation of photovoltaic (PV) systems and introduction to residential, commercial and utility scale use. Student will learn calculations for residential and commercial systems. Calculator is recommended. Class is being taught by Martin Herzfeld, Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) Certified Master Trainer™ for Photovoltaics (PV) Installation Professional — one of the few master trainers in California. This course would qualify for continuing education units (CEU), for instance, certification organizations for beginning and/or advanced credits.



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06240.00
Alvarado
RM 4
Herzfeld 9/14 - 10/19 Sa 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $112.00 View
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06240.01
Alvarado
RM 4
Herzfeld 1/18 - 2/29 Sa 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $112.00 View

Stationary Engineering Training
Previously known as Facility Maintenance Operator Training. For those interested in starting a career as a Stationary Engineer (Local 39), facility maintenance or the H.V.A.C. industry. We train you to operate boilers, chillers, pumps, ventilation systems, electrical distribution, fire and life safety systems and much more. Students will learn different welding and fabrication skills related in this industry. We are an official EPA Testing Center for Type I, Type II, Type III and Universal Certifications.

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06221.00
El Cerrito High School
Auto Shop
Bartoni 9/9 - 12/16 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM $235.00 View
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06221.01
El Cerrito High School
Auto Shop
Bartoni 1/13 - 3/30 Mo 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM $181.00 View

Welding
Enrollment limited to 15 students. This course will train you in the art of metal fabrication, structural design and metallurgy. Learn how to weld using oxy/acetylene welding, arc welding, TIG welding and MIG welding. We cover blueprint reading and shop drawings. Learn all the welding skills needed to get a job in this demanding field. Safety and PPE discussed at first meeting.

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06275.00
El Cerrito High School
Auto Shop
Bartoni 9/13 - 12/13 Fr 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM $235.00 View
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06275.01
El Cerrito High School
Auto Shop
Bartoni 1/17 - 3/27 Fr 06:00 PM - 09:30 PM $181.00 View

Woodworking
This is a very unique class that teaches old and new world techniques. learn wood turning, surface planing, wood joinery and much more.We have all the machines and talent to help you create and complete your projects. Come and join our family of wood workers. 

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06265.00
RHS
509
Bartoni 9/14 - 12/21 Sa 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $217.00 View
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06265.01
RHS
509
Bartoni 1/18 - 3/28 Sa 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM $155.00 View