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Integrated Education & Training (IET)

Integrated Education and Training (IET) refers to contextualized English as a Second Language (ESL) or Basic skills classes that prepare English Language Learners to succeed in a specific career technical class (CTE). Career Technical education classes are available for all students. IET classes are specialized ESL classes to help prepare language learners for eligibility to enroll in CTE courses. ESL students in Intermediate High and Advanced levels are eligible.
English as a Second Language and Basic Skills
contextualized for a specific career 
ESL for Agriculture
(Green Gardener Program) 
ESL for Early Childhood Ed.
(CTE Class) 
ESL for Healthcare Careers
(CNA, CMA,CDA, EKG, Pharm. Tech) 
Workforce Activities
related to a specific career 
Field trips to industry location job shadowing
Guest speakers from industry simulated exercises in class
Workforce Activities
Certificate Course
Green Gardener Microsoft Office User Specialist Certified Medical Assistant Clinical Dental Assistant Pharmacy Technician EKG Technician Healthcare-Caregiver Early Childhood Education
English For Agriculture Education  Section 99722
The course content focuses on specific occupational vocabulary and terms, work related tasks, safety procedures and problem solving. This class introduces students to speaking, listening, reading and writing skills necessary for effective communication in the workplace. 
Green Valley Center (GVC), Room TBD, 294 Green Valley Road, Watsonville
              Dates and Times TBD
English For Early Childhood Education  Section 99723
The course is an introduction to Early Childhood Education. Students will learn about children’s developmental stages, care taking, communication and discipline strategies as well as observe childcare and preschool classrooms.
New Brighton Middle School, 250 Washburn Avenue Capitola           
Tue & Thu                    1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.                                        Allen
Section 99723              
                                                       Jan 10 - Jun 1
English For Health Care Aide  Section 99725
An introduction to skills necessary for an entry level personal care attendant position. The class will prepare students with communicative language, expressions and basic directives on how to assist patients and their families in the home or assisted living environment. Class topics include: care attendant skill building, preventing incidents, nutrition, elder patient challenges and interfacing with family members. 
Santa Cruz Center (SCC), Room 9, 319 La Fonda Avenue, Santa Cruz
Wednesdays                            12:00 - 2:00PM                                     Allen

Date: Jan 11 - May 31
Section 99720
English for Green Building Construction and Welding Fabrication
Study English with hands-on maintenance job training program that teaches the skills necessary for a career in construction, building, and welding fabrication. 
Center of Employment Training (CET), 10 Blanca Lane, Watsonville
Mon- Fri                                                  2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.                                         Mast
Section 9990                                                                                                      Jan 10 - Jun 2