Job Training Coordination (JTC) NEW!

Special needs students who enroll in the Mechanical and Maintenance Training program will work with a qualified, experienced instructor in a lab equipped for learning the basics for mechanical-related careers.  They will have the opportunity to use machines and tools required for future employment.  

Academics will be taught by a qualified intervention specialist in a resource room and at a level that will enable students to be successful academically.  Students will be completing 2 credits each in English and Math and 1 credit each in science and government/economics.  They will also be learning employability skills during the two-year program.  

Special needs students in the Hospitality and Tourism program will focus on basic culinary, hospitality, and employability skills taught by a experienced culinary instructor.  They will be working in a functioning restaurant-style kitchen with attached classroom and restaurant facility while they learn basic cooking and food safety skills.  Students may also assist in the Career Center's restaurant.


In Hospitality & Tourism students will learn:

  • Safety and Sanitation
  • Cleaning/Receiving/Storage
  • Reading Recipes
  • Measuring Techniques
  • Basic Food Preparation
  • Equipment Use
  • Life Skills
  • Employability Skills
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Social Skills

In Mechanical & Maintenance Training students will learn:

  • Shop Safety
  • Basic Automotive Care
  •  Understanding of Basic Mechanics
  • Minor Industrial Maintenance Skills
  • Proper Tool Usage
  • Life Skills
  • Employability Skills
  • Social Skills

Hospitality Students Learning Useful Skills
HOSP students are  practicing basic kitchen skills as they prepare for careers in the hospitality  industry.  Measuring, mixing, and baking were recently on the agenda.  



Hospitable Halloween 
Hospitality students did their part for the ACWHCC festivities with costumes and carved pumpkins.  Thanks for your participation!

Helping Hands
In a spirit of cooperation, some Hospitality program students lent a hand to the Culinary Careers Christmas Buffet event.