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East Bay Career Advancement Academy

A regional approach to workforce development


Business & Advanced manufacturing-Spring 2015


Business academy

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There are many types of careers in business, with new ones sprouting up daily. We're here to help you get a good foundation to build your future in this dynamic field. This academy will provide instruction to those interested in professional office skills and technologies to meet the requirements of a constantly changing office environment.


Emphasis is placed on state-of-the-art technology, software, office skills development, interpersonal relations and career planning.

Program includes the following courses:

January 12-16, 2014

ACS-110 ACE Foundation Course- 1.5 units


January 21-May 20, 2014

BUS-003 Business Math- 3 units

BUS-035 Microsoft Office- 3 units

BUS-051 Keyboarding- 1unit, or

BUS-055 Typing Speed/Accuracy Development- 1 unit

BUS-058 Business English- 3 units

ACS-111 Team Self-Management- .5 unit


Total units required - 12


advanced manufacturing academy


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The Process Technology (PTEC) Program was developed at Los Medanos College in response to requests from local chemical and refining industries, and provides students with training for high-skill, high-wage jobs needed in the manufacturing industry.


Process technicians are skilled plant operators who work for chemical, refining oil and gas production/refining, power generation, water, waste management, food manufacturing and related manufacturing companies. The process technicians who run these plants work inside with state-of-the-art computer control systems, and work outside taking process samples, monitoring the equipment, and solving problems in a team environment.


program includes the following courses:


January 12-16, 2014

ACS-110 ACE Foundation Course- 1.5 units


January 21-May 20, 2014

PTEC-007 Industrial Technology Career Skills- 1 unit

PTEC-010 Introduction to Process Technology- 3 units

PTEC-012 Petrochemical Safety, Health and Environment- 1 unit

MATH-025 Elementary Algebra- 5 units

ACS-111 Team Self Management- .5 unit


Total units required - 12



Register for an informational session now:

*This is mandatory to be accepted into the academy*

Funding provided by the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office Grant No: 10-0091. Student is
responsible for student fees of $562 plus school supplies and parking. Books available on loan.