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Short-Term CTE Job/Career Trainings


The College and Career Prep Division in partnership with our other CTE divisions, is facilitating enrollment for new and returning students who are seeking short-term job and career training that will result in employment upon successful completion.

1. First, you will join the FREE preparatory courses, that will provide you with all the enrollment support and exposure to your desired Career Pathway.

2. You will then start the Job/Career Training of your choice.

3. You will then be provided employment assistance by our Career Connections Center once  you successfully complete the training.

How to Participate in Short-Term Job/Career Trainings

Step 1: Apply to West Los Angeles College

  • How to Apply
  • For application assistance, please contact our Learning Center 310-287-4404 and also ask your LACOE liason for assistance with completing the application.
  • Note: You will receive an email with your LACCD ID# within 2-5 business days. If you do not receive this email, please contact the Admissions Office at or through live chat.

Step 2: Identify your Training and the required prep classes

Step 3: Enroll in our Summer Classes (Noncredit Prep)

  • How to Enroll
  • If you need enrollment assistance, please contact our Learning Center, contact information is below.
  • Note: As part of your noncredit summer classes, you will complete your financial aid application (FAFSA), College Promise application and join other special programs & get a Student Ed Plan when you see a counselor.

Step 4: Fill out our short-term training form (Click on the link)

  • This will let us know your Desired Training Option, and we will email you the classes with section numbers for the Fall semester. 


Need Support?

Contact the Learning Resource Center

Email: | Phone: (310) 287-4404

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