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Career Training

Discover a new career! Start Here, go Anywhere!

Palo Alto Adult School training programs will prepare you for a range of employment options, including healthcare.
Our healthcare program includes an instructional, hands-on classroom experience followed by placement in a professional externship.

Learn new skills today for a new career path!

  • MEDICAL ASSISTANT PROGRAM

    In this program, you will learn to take patient vital signs, assist physician with patient care, administer medications…and more!

    Duration: 11 wks
    Date range: February 12 to April 24
    (No class: February 19.)
    Day(s) of the week: Monday-Thursday
    Hour: 5:30–9:30 p.m.
    Address: Palo Alto HS Rm 1709

    Quarter: Winter 2018
    Prerequisite: 18 years old and high school diploma or GED®
    Price: $2995 ($300 deposit required, includes CPR, Certificate, Insurance) Extra Costs: Books, Scrubs, Student Medical Kit, and State Testing, Background Check, and Drug Test
    Instructor: Regional Education Center Staff, (800) 927-5159

  • WORK READINESS: Job Search Skills
    —Learn New Skills for Getting a Job *

    Learn new skills for getting a job. Learn the job search process, practice filling out applications, prepare a resume and develop interviewing skills.

    Quarter: Winter 2018
    Prerequisite: None
    Price: No Fee*
    Instructor: Kathilynn Lehmer, pajoblink.lehmer@gmail.com