Contra Costa College to hold career education open house Aug. 21

Contra Costa College to hold career education open house Aug. 21
Culinary arts management is among the many career training opportunities at Contra Costa College (photo: CCC)

Contra Costa College will hold a career education open house on Tuesday, August 21.

The event will be held at the school at 2600 Mission Bell Drive from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. To learn more and register, visit Pizza, child care and Spanish-language interpreters will be available.

Attendees will be introduced to programs that provide hands-on training in job-specific skills applicable to a wide range of careers — administration of justice, business, business office technology, certified nursing assistant, nursing, computer information system, culinary arts management, digital film production, emergency medical technician, warehouse operations, health and human services, journalism, public health science and real estate.

Instructors, graduates and industry professionals will be there to provide information about the various programs and related careers. There will also be demonstrations of some of the school’s industry-standard equipment.  

“We are thrilled to invite community members, partners, and local business owners to campus to showcase our career education programs and services,” said Dean of Workforce and Economic Development Kelly Schelin, “Contra Costa College offers high-quality training programs that help people start and advance their careers. The open house is an excellent opportunity for people to learn about what we offer and how we can help them reach their goals.

More information about each of the programs can also be found at


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