Monday, June 8, 2020

Grossmont College OPT program recruiting for fall semester

The Office Professional Training program at Grossmont College is recruiting students for a free one-semester program that can lead to a rewarding career as an office professional.
Applicants must be California residents and desire to be placed in a job. The program offers specializations for working in Accounting, Insurance, Office/Administrative Support and at a Medical Office.
          Students who complete the program will earn 12 to 20 community college credit units that can be applied toward a degree or certificate. Student support services include counseling, job placement assistance and internship opportunities for graduates.
       The 17-week program begins August 17 with an assessment and a one-week pretraining module. All students take the following courses:  keyboarding, office procedures, job search, Business English/Communications, Microsoft Word and Excel.  Successful completers will be eligible to earn the B.O.T. Certificates of Proficiency:  Office Professional, Account Clerk, and Office Software Specialist-Level I.
    Interested students should contact Candy McLaughlin at candy.mclaughlin@gcccd.edu or by calling (619) 644-7548. Information is also available on the Office Professional Training page on the Grossmont College website.