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Fee Based Courses

American Heart Association (AHA) Courses

Heartsaver Basic CPR & AED or Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Health Care Professionals by the American Heart Association (AHA)

American Heart Association

 

Heartsaver Basic CPR & AED

Cardio pulmonary resuscitation hands on skills for adults, children, and infants, one & two man rescue, pocket mask & Ambu bag training. Also includes AED instruction, and 25 question test on completion of course. Limited to 10 students. 

Cost: $70. Please bring self-addressed stamped envelope if you would like your certification card mailed to you. Book: $19 to be purchased at registration and is required to attend the class. The book should be reviewed prior to class. 

Certification Card: $25 cash payable in class to instructor only.

Note: The American Heart Association is NOT E.M.S.A. approved for School Bus Drivers.

 

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Professionals

25 question test for BLS students only

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
81100.113 1/15/2019 T 6:00 pm -
9:00 pm
Willow Center,
110
V. Espinoza
81100.213 2/05/2019 T 6:00 pm -
9:00 pm
Willow Center,
110
V. Espinoza
81100.313 3/05/2019 T 6:00 pm -
9:00 pm
Willow Center,
110
V. Espinoza
81100.413 4/09/2019 T 6:00 pm -
9:00 pm
Willow Center,
110
V. Espinoza
81100.513 5/07/2019 T 6:00 pm -
9:00 pm
Willow Center,
110
V. Espinoza

BLS is required for Vocational Nursing (LVN) and Psychiatric Technician prior to registration.

 

Basic CPR

(American Heart Association)

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
81200.113 1/8/2018 M 6:00 pm -
9:00 pm
Willow Center,
3
V. Espinoza
81200.213 2/5/2018 M 6:00 pm -
9:00 pm
Willow Center,
3
V. Espinoza
81200.313 3/5/2018 M 6:00 pm -
9:00 pm
Willow Center,
3
V. Espinoza
81200.413 4/9/2018 M 6:00 pm -
9:00 pm
Willow Center,
3
V. Espinoza
81200.513 5/7/2018 M 6:00 pm -
9:00 pm
Willow Center,
3
V. Espinoza

 

Heartsaver First Aid

(American Heart Association)

First Aid Basics includes hands on skills in bleeding, burns, and other medical and injury emergencies. Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. 

Cost: $60 for First Aid only. 

Book: $19 to be purchased at registration, and is required to attend the class. Same book used for basic CPR only need to purchase once if you are taking both classes. If taking BLS, you will need to purchase 2 books, for First Aid & BLS. 

Required: Read book prior to classs. 

Certification Card: $25 for First Aid without CPR, but only $25 for CPR & First Aid card. Cash payable in class to instructor only.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
81300.113 1/16/2019 W 6:00 pm -
8:30 pm
Willow Center,
110
V. Espinoza
81300.213 2/06/2019 W 6:00 pm -
8:30 pm
Willow Center,
110
V. Espinoza
81300.313 3/06/2019 W 6:00 pm -
8:30 pm
Willow Center,
110
V. Espinoza
81300.413 4/10/2019 W 6:00 pm -
8:30 pm
Willow Center,
110
V. Espinoza
81300.513 5/08/2019 W 6:00 pm -
8:30 pm
Willow Center,
110
V. Espinoza

 

Floral Classes

Fresh Floral Design 

Set no boundaries on your creativity. Explore the depths of your imagination. Learn floral design that will inspire and enhance your design skills.
Please notify instructor of your registration 3 days prior to class starting at (626) 333-0966. 
Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met.

Tools needed: floral knife and scissors.

Class Fee: $40 per session payable upon registration. 

Materials Fee: $25 per week for fresh flowers. The floral fee is to be paid to instructor weekly, for the next week’s class meeting. 

No refunds for flowers.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
82100.113 1/09/19 - 1/30/19 W 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center,
PASS
C. Zacarias
82100.213 2/06/19 - 2/27/19 W 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center,
PASS
C. Zacarias
82100.313 3/06/19 - 3/27/19 W 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center,
PASS
C. Zacarias
82100.413 4/10/19 - 5/01/19 W 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center,
PASS
C. Zacarias

 

Arts Classes

Media & Design Arts/Decorator Ceramics 

Create attractive and practical ceramic objects. Instruction covers casting molds and new decorating techniques using various glazes and stains. Students are responsible for their own glazes and tools. Students can purchase the slip in class $4 per gallon, cash only.
Any questions please contact the instructor at (626) 715-6053.
Minimum enrollment of 24 students.
Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met.

Class Fee: $60 per session payable upon registration.

Course No Date         Day   Time          Location Teacher           
82200.119

1/08/19 -

1/29/19

T 8:00 am -
2:30 pm
Willow Center,
Ceramics Room
I. Montelongo
82200.219

2/05/19 -

2/26/19

T 8:00 am -
2:30 pm
Willow Center,
Ceramics Room
I. Montelongo
82200.319

3/05/19 -

3/26/19

T 8:00 am -
2:30 pm
Willow Center,
Ceramics Room
I. Montelongo
82200.419

4/09/19 -

4/30/19

T 8:00 am -
2:30 pm
Willow Center,
Ceramics Room
I. Montelongo

 

Guitar Classes

Guitar - Acoustic - Level I

Students must supply their own personal guitar. Prior to class starting please purchase "Alfred's basic guitar method" or a beginning guitar book from online or any guitar store.
Minimum class enrollment is 4 students. 
Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. 

Class Fee: $55 per session, payable upon registration.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
83110.123 1/09/19 - 2/13/19 W 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper
83110.223 2/20/19 - 3/27/19 W 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper
83110.323 4/10/19 - 5/15/19 W 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper

 

Guitar - Acoustic - Level II

Students must supply their own personal guitar. Prior to class starting please purchase "Alfred's basic guitar method" or a beginning guitar book from online or any guitar store.
Minimum class enrollment is 4 students. 
Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. 

Class Fee: $55 per session, payable upon registration.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
83111.123 1/09/19 - 2/13/19 W 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper
83111.223 2/20/19 - 3/27/19 W 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper
83111.323 4/10/19 - 5/15/19 W 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper

 

Violin Classes

Violin - Beginner Level 

Did you know Einstein played the violin? For the first time, we now have violin classes available. beginner classes are fir students that have never played the violin or played years ago and want to start playing again. This course introduces students to the basic techniques for good sound production on the violin, including correct posture and bow hold. In addition, a discovery of the basic elements of music, pitch and rhythm symbols, meter and time signatures. Please bring your own violin; if you do not have one please contact the instructor at (626)510-4027 for other options.                                                                                                         Minimum class enrollment is 4 students.                                                        Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. 

Class Fee: $50 per session, payable upon registration.                                Materials Fee: $10 CASH for workbook payable to instructor on first day of class.                                                                                                           

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
83311.113 1/08/19 - 1/29/19 T 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dibble Campus, B1

J. Martinez
83311.213 2/05/19 - 2/26/19 T 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dibble Campus, B1 J. Martinez
83311.313 3/05/19 - 3/26/19 T 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dibble Campus, B1 J. Martinez
83311.413 4/09/19 - 4/30/19 T 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dibble Campus, B1

J. Martinez

Salsa Classes

Salsa Dancing - Beginning

Learn how to dance salsa! Learn the basic steps of salsa, right and left turns, cross body, and more! In this class you will learn from the very beginning. No partner or experience necessary. 
Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. 

Class Fee: $35 per session, payable upon registration.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
83210.113 1/24/19 - 2/21/19 Th 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dibble Campus, E3 G. Gutierrez
83210.213 2/28/19 - 3/28/19 Th 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dibble Campus, E3 G. Gutierrez
83210.313 4/11/19 - 5/09/19 Th 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Dibble Campus, E3 G. Gutierrez

 

Salsa Dancing - Intermediate

Learn more salsa combinations, tricks, fancy turns, and moves. No basic steps taught in this class, students should know all the salsa basic steps taught in the beginning class. 
Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. 

Class Fee: $35 per session, payable upon registration.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
83211.113 1/24/19 - 2/21/19 Th 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Dibble Campus, E3 G. Gutierrez
83211.213 2/28/19 - 3/28/19 Th 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Dibble Campus, E3 G. Gutierrez
83211.313 4/11/19 - 5/09/19 Th 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Dibble Campus, E3 G. Gutierrez

 

Notary Public Training

Be a Notary Public - Take our one day Seminar and Exam - $15 per signature

Making more money is never a bad idea and it shows your amazing initiative. Sign-up and learn how to perform valuable services by certifying or witnessing signatures on official documents, $15 per signature. Notary skills are valuable in almost any industry: real estate, legal, medical and banking to name just a few. After becoming a Notary, train to become a Loan Signing Agent and make $200 to $400 per signing. You will be part of a rewarding and lasting career. 
This six-hour state-approved seminar gives you the knowledge to pass the exam and practice as an effective Notary. Participants receive 2 practice tests and take the official Notary exam directly following the seminar. 

New and Renewing Notaries need to bring the following:

  1. A $40 check made payable to “Secretary of State”;
  2. Proper ID-current driver license or state issued ID card;
  3. Two #2 pencils;
  4. 2” X 2” color passport photo.

Live Scan fingerprints will be required after you pass the exam.
Serious Convictions may disqualify applicants.
Must be 18+ years of age. 
Seminar begins promptly. Due to State regulations, no one will be admitted to the classroom after it begins. 
Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met
Questions: info@notarypublicseminars.com

Class Fee: $99

Materials Fee: $35 (payable in class)

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
84100.019 2/15/19 F 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Willow Center
110
C. Christensen
84100.119 4/19/19 F 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Willow Center
110
C. Christensen

Test will be given at the end of the day.

 

Notary Public Exam - Official California State

Do not bring personal belongings into test area.
Late students will not be admitted!

To take the exam you must bring:

  • A $40 check or money order payable to “Secretary of State”
  • Proper identification: valid driver’s license (Canada & Mexico accepted) with photo, state issued ID, U.S. or foreign passport, or Military ID
  • A 2” X 2” color passport photo.
  • Two sharpened number 2 pencils
Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
- 2/15/19 F Registration and exam:
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Willow Center
110
C. Christensen
- 4/19/19 F Registration and exam:
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Willow Center
110
C. Christensen


 

Renewing Notaries

Need to renew your notary commission? A three-hour refresher course is required. You must also be live scanned and pass the official Notary exam again. We will feature the new state laws passed this year and give you a brush-up on general law to make sure you haven’t fallen into any bad habits. Your commission must be current to be eligible for a renewal seminar. 
Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met.

Class Fee: $50. 

Materials Fee: $35. (Payable in class.)

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
84120.012 2/15/19 F 12:45 pm - 6:00 pm Willow Center
110
C. Christensen
84120.112 4/19/19 F 12:45 pm - 6:00 pm Willow Center
110
C. Christensen

 

Culinary Arts Classes

Our cooking classes are fun classes where everyone cooks and eats every part of the meal, every time! Great cooking isn't about recipes—it's about techniques. In our classes you'll work together with other students in a fun, hands-on environment led by our professional chef instructors. 
Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met.
Minimum of 20 students, unless otherwise noted.

 

Cooking from Around the World

In need of fresh and new entertainment ideas to WOW your friends? In this class, you will learn to prepare dishes from across the globe. Enjoy dishes from the Americas, Europe, and Asia all the while discovering different cultures. Come travel, take this journey, explore new cultures, and expand your palate. This is a hands-on class. 

Class Fee: $90 plus $25 food cost for all 4 classes.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
85106.013 1/16/19 - 2/06/19 W 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center,
16
Staff

 

Soups and Breads

In this class, you will learn eight different soup recipes, knife skills, how to make stocks, and bread making. You will learn how to prepare recipes in your own kitchen to impress your family and friends. If you have taken this class before, do not worry… it will include all new recipes. 

Class Fee: $90 plus $25 food supplies for all 4 classes.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
851112.013 1/24/19 - 2/14/19 Th 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff

 

Vegetarian Cooking

Join us for this delicious class and learn how to create healthy dishes without giving up flavor. Learn to prepare an array of delicious healthy dishes that are as easy on your waist as they are to prepare. Optimum nutrition and healthy cooking are essential parts of a long, healthy life. We will give you tips and techniques for getting good dinners on the table, with a lighter touch. This is a hands-on class. 

Class Fee: $90 plus $25 food supplies for all 4 classes.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
85111.013 2/13/19 - 3/06/19 W 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff

 

Everything About Sauces

Join us for a saucy good time! Learn how to compliment dishes with a variety of sauces. The series will go over the basic "mother sauces" and the variations you can create to enhance and compliment any food you serve with it. This is a hands-on class.

Class Fee: $40 plus $15 food supplies for all 2 classes.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
85128.013 2/21/19 - 3/06/19 W 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff

 

Traditional Mexican Cuisine

Looking to expand your culinary horizons? This class will introduce you to the art of making delicious traditional Mexican food. The food of Mexico has the distinction of being one of the world's first fusion cuisines. Learn to prepare these exotic dishes and impress your family and friends. This is a hands-on class.

Class Fee: $90 plus $25 food supplies for all 4 classes.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
85109.013 3/07/19 - 3/28/19 Th 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff

 

How to Grill Everything

Learn tips and techniques for marinating, seasoning, & grilling to produce the best flavor and searing to achieve the internal juiciness and ideal crust that is essential for mouthwatering perfection. You will also create delicious salads, starches, vegetables, and even a few scrumptious desserts. This is a hands-on class. 

Class Fee: $90 plus $25 food supplies for all 4 classes.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
85118.013 3/13/19 - 4/10/19 W 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff

 

Summer Time Desserts

Join the fun! In this series, we will be cooking up some light, delicious, easy, and tasty summer desserts. Learn how to prepare simple recipes that will delight your taste buds and impress your friends. You can taste these and get the recipes to duplicate them for your family and friends! 

Class Fee: $70 plus $20 food supplies for all 4 classes.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
85117.013 4/17/19 - 5/08/19 W 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff

 

All about Ice Cream

It is about to get warm outside- are you ready for some frozen desserts? In this class, you will learn the science behind making perfect ice cream. Students will learn the basics, as well as how to mix it up a bit with sorbet using fresh ingredients. Date night never tasted so good!!! At the end of the class, you can take home your delicious artwork. This is a hands-on class. 

Class Fee: $40 plus $20 food supplies for all 2 classes.

Course No Date Day Time Location Teacher
85126.013 5/02/19 - 5/09/19 Th 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff

 


Private Events

Our cooking school is also available for private cooking parties. Tailored to allow you and your guests to explore your culinary imagination. Whether it’s just a group of friends looking to hang out, birthday surprise, corporate event, girl’s night out, a special anniversary party, or just because you want to throw a cooking party. You will savor the experience of working together as a team in a deliciously fun environment. You and your Chef will create your personalized menu.

Private cooking classes start at $445 based on desired menu and amount of guests.

Please contact the front office for more information.

Course No Day Date & Time Location Teacher
85110.013 - Please call for reservations - -

 

How to enroll
  • Register at Willow Campus Main Offices Monday thru Friday (office closed on Saturdays).
  • No in-class registration available.
  • Bring a copy of your registration form and receipt to the first class.
  • Fee-based classes are supported solely from student fees.
  • No refunds for fee-based classes unless cancelled by school.

All fee-based courses must have a minimum number of pre-registered and pre-paid prior to class start date.

There will be no classes on January 21, February 11 & 18, and April 1-5, 2019.
 

Registration

 

No in-class registration.

Office open Monday - Friday. School office is closed on Saturdays.

 

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