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Occupational Development

 

Program Details

Child Development Specialist Emphasis

The Apprenticeship for Child Development Specialist (ACDS) is an approved apprenticeship training program now available for persons who work as aides in the HeadStart program. Under the guidelines of the Associate in Applied Science in Occupational Development, a participant in a registered apprenticeship program (RAP) may combine the classroom training and on-the-job experience gained through the RAP with a well-define general education curriculum of the College to earn an associate degree. The Associate in Applied Science in Occupational Development, Child Development Specialist Emphasis, consists of three Components.

Fire Fighter Emphasis

The Apprenticeship for Associate in Occupational Development with a Fire Fighter Emphasis is consistent with standards established by the US Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training (BAT). 

Under the guidelines of the Associate in Applied Science in Occupational Development, a participant in a registered apprenticeship program (RAP) may combine the classroom training and on-the-job experience gained through the RAP with a well defined general education curriculum of the College to earn an associate degree.