This certificate from Coastline Community College allows students to work in the field of Human Services. The program provides a general background to work with families, children, and adults and gives students a start toward pursuing an associate or bachelor level Human Service degree online.
The certificate exposes students to current thinking in the field, hands-on experience, and community networking. Students will learn helping theories, intervention strategies, and crisis intervention and complete a practicum.
Careers benefitting from this certificate include:
- Social service technicians
- Case management aides
- Mental health technicians
- Gerontology aides
- Special education teacher aides
- Police officers
- High school transcript
- Placement test may be required
School Accreditation Statement
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges