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Adults with Disabilities & Career Technical Education Apprenticeships Adult Basic Education Adults with Disabilities & Career Technical Education Apprenticeships

Custodial Worker

This course is designed to provide knowledge and training in efficient cleaning techniques, preparing students for employment in the custodial maintenance field. Become familiar with equipment and chemicals and learn basic skills on the job. Work experience training sites include: restaurants, offices, schools, motels, etc. Students are paid an hourly rate based on their productivity. (1,440 hours)

Course No Days Time Location Teacher
68200.019 M - F

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

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12:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Willow Center M. Roberts

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Food Service Worker 

This course is designed to instruct students in general food and salad bar preparation, busing, dish-washing, server skills, and cashiering. Students also learn bakery techniques used in restaurants, markets, and retail thereby preparing students for competitive employment in the food service industry. Students are paid an hourly rate based on their productivity. (1,440 hours)

Course No Days Time Location Teacher
68300.019 M - F

6:30 am - 12:30 pm

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1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Willow Center D. Fore

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Landscape Gardening Worker

This course is designed to prepare students for basic entry-level positions in the landscape maintenance and gardening industry while working at residential and commercial sites. Students are prepared for employment in nursery and landscaping while using and maintaining modern equipment and mastering techniques used in the industry. Students are paid an hourly rate based on their productivity.           (1,440 hours)

Course No Days Time Location Teacher
68400.019 M - F

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

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12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Willow Center M. McIntyre

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Adult Basic Education

Adult Basic Education: English Language Arts & Mathematics

Provides student with basic skills instruction in reading, communication, math and a better foundation for performing everyday living tasks.
Students register in the class.

Course No Days Time Location Teacher
10700.011 M - Th 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Willow Center, S1 P. Sill
10700.011 F 9:00 am - 11:00 am Willow Center, S1 P. Sill
Course No Days Time Location Teacher
51000.012 M - Th 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm Willow Center, S1 P. Sill


Registration Procedures 

  • All students are referred via a Regional Center or the Department of Rehabilitation
  • A tour and interview are scheduled.
  • Registration is processed with parent/care-provider input with student and an authorization from their Regional Center or Department of Rehabilitation representative.
  • Enrollment is determined by a counselor.

For further information

You may contact IRS at (626) 934-2920.

In 1998 the California Department of Education awarded IRS "Program of Excellence".  The Department of Rehabilitation Services Section also awarded IRS " Program Of The Year" in 2000.

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