Information and Communication Technologies

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Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drones)

This course pathway prepares students to become a certified in small Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Safety enabling them to gain employment as qualified remote pilots.  Students completing this course will understand the capabilities and limitations of the technology to include hardware and software.  They will understand the environment in which UAS technology will be applied, to include both the physical and political environment.  They will explore the capabilities and limitations of human remote pilots and using that understanding become a responsible member of the aviation community.  Safety is also addressed as students explore the concept of safety and the role of managing risk and organizational decision-making to improve unmanned aviation safety.

Introduction to Computers for sUAS

Introduction to Computers for sUAS is a 9-week class that introduces students to the technology and resources needed for sUAS operation.  Students will become familiar with operating the computer while learning how access FAA rules and regulations, aviation weather forecasts, and apps used for flight operation and planning.

sUAS Safety Ground School

This class is designed to train individuals to pass the FAA 107 exam required for commercial and government remote pilots.  The course focus on small UAS weighing less than 55 pounds. Topics covered are applicable regulations relating to small unmanned aircraft system rating privileges, limitations, and flight operation, effects of weather, loading, emergency procedures, crew management, radio procedures, aeronautical decision making, airport operations, and maintenance and preflight inspection process

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Operations

This capstone course moves students from the theory portion of unmanned aircraft systems curriculum into the hands on skilled based certification.  Students will explore the concepts of decision-making bias, stress, and methods for safely identifying and mitigating risk while making time critical decisions.  After receiving Safety Risk Management and Safety Assurance training, students will use techniques to safely and ethically operate drones and receive flight time.

COST: $25 Per 9-week Session

San Ysidro Adult School
619-428-7200

 

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Introduction to Computer Concepts (cc)

Confused and a bit frightened about computers? You have one but are unsure what to do with it or how it works? This 9 week course will provide students with computer basics, which includes: terminology, Windows operating system, word processing, spreadsheet and database using Microsoft Office. No prior experience required.

COST: $25 supply fee per semester

Montgomery Adult School
(619) 600-3800

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Book: N/A

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Computer Applications (cc)

VA Approved Course

Learn how to create and edit letters, spreadsheets, presentations, databases and other professional-looking documents for the workplace. Gain expertise in the new Microsoft Office 2016 application suite; Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access. 2 Semester Course

Computer Applications: Beginning

This Introductory course provides training in Microsoft Office 2016.  Students learn basics of each software program and integrate programs to perform workplace simulations. Students also gain knowledge of productivity Apps for school and work such as Microsoft OneNote, Sway, Office 365, Edge and Windows 10

Computer Applications: Intermediate

This course builds on the Introductory course and provides advanced training in Microsoft Office 2016.  Students learn how to integrate programs and work with advanced tools and features.  Students also gain knowledge of productivity Apps for school and work such as Microsoft OneNote, Sway, Office 365 and Edge in Office 2016 and Windows 10.

COST: $25 supply fee per semester

Chula Vista Adult School
(619 ) 796-7000

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Montgomery Adult School
(619) 600-3800

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National City Adult School
(619) 336-9400

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Books: Illustrated Series

Introductory: Microsoft Office 365 Office 2016 ISBN# 978-1-305-87603-3

Intermediate: Microsoft Office 365 Office 2016 ISBN# 978-1-337-11378-6

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