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Career Training

Agriculture
 
1 Semester: (1/4 credit)
 
This nine week course, students will look at careers in the Agriculture and Environmental Systems Cluster. Jobs in this cluster usually involve the production, processing, marketing, distribution, financing, and development of agricultural commodities and resources including food, fiber, wood products, natural resources, horticulture, and other plant and animal products and resources.
 
Business Administration
 
1 Semester: (1/4 credit)  
 
In this nine week course students will learn what it means to have a career in business. They will also research 8 careers in the "Business Cluster," as well as search for information regarding these careers of the Ohio Means Jobs website. Students will be introduced to Business Ethics, Information Technology, Human Resources, Communications, Accounting/Finance, Sales and Project Management.
 
Career Planning
 
1 Semester: (1/2 credit)
 
The process of finding a job can be overwhelming and a little intimidating. This nine week course will guide students step by step through the process, from applying, to accepting, to keeping a job. A good start is to decide what type of job is right for each student. By looking at some questions, and thinking about past experiences, students can find what career will best suit them. They will also learn about creating a resume, and the interview process. 

Ohio Means Jobs
 
1 Semester: (1/4 credit)
 
This nine week course is designed to give an introduction to the Ohio Means Jobs website. At the completion of this course, students will have a career plan and be ready to search and apply for jobs on this site. Students will cover topics such as: communication in the workplace, education and training option, scholarships and more.
 
Public Safety
 
1 Semester: (1/4 credit)
 
In this nine week course students will learn about and research careers in law, public safety, corrections and security job cluster. Students will also research 8 careers in the “Public Safety” cluster, as well as search for information regarding these careers on the Ohio Means Jobs website. They will learn more about the careers Police Office, Firefighter, EMT/Paramedic, Probation Officer, Judge, Paralegal and Park Ranger.
 
 

 
 
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