Vocational English as a Second Language

 

The Vocational English as a Second Language program aims to develop English as a Second Language (ESL) skills for those students having existing knowledge, training, and/or skills; To develop English language proficiency in listening, reading, writing, speaking,(conversation) and grammar at the beginning, low intermediate, high intermediate and advanced levels; to develop an awareness and understanding of the various cultural aspects of the United States as well as health and safety standards; to enhance career opportunities by removing the English language barrier, allowing graduates to utilize existing vocational and/or professional knowledge or skills; and to develop employment-seeking skills necessary to successfully compete in the employment market using existing knowledge, training and/or skills.

 

Prerequisites: High School Diploma, or GED, or equivalent of a high school diploma from a home school.

 

Occupations: School teachers, Secondary school teachers, International Interpreters & Translators