Workshops

The Counseling Department offers informational workshops to educate students and assist them in reaching their academic/career goals.  See below for more details.    

EDUCATIONAL PLANNING WORKSHOP (EPW)

All new students are required to attend an Educational Planning Workshop (EPW) where you will meet with a counselor to create your first year plan using DegreeWorks.  The counseling team will make sure you get off to a good start!  Pre-registration is required, seating is limited.  Bring a copy of your current high school transcript to the workshopFollow the link to register for an EPW    

GRADES MATTER WORKSHOP

The Counseling Department has developed this workshop to help students understand his/her academic and/or progress standing.  Students will learn strategies to get back on track and regain good standing with the college.  The workshop will also cover the consequences of being on probation such as unit limitation, financial aid eligibility, and priority registration.  Students who receive a probation email notification are strongly encouraged to attend the workshop.

Santa Maria Campus 
September 4 Tuesday 11-12:30 p.m. A-403
September 19 Wednesday 11-12:30 p.m. A-403
October 9 Tuesday 2-3:30 p.m. A-403
October 24 Wednesday 2-3:30 p.m. A-403
November 6 Tuesday 11:30-1 p.m. A-403
November 28 Wednesday 2-3:30 p.m. A-403
December 4 Tuesday 11:30-1 p.m. A-403

 

 Lompoc Valley Center
September 28 Friday 2-3:30 p.m. Bldg 1-202/203
November 5 Monday 10-11:30 a.m. Bldg 1-202/203
December 6 Thursday 12-1:30 p.m. Bldg 1-202/203

 

TIME MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

The Counseling Department has developed this workshop to help students enrich their time management skills.  The workshop will provide students with tools and guidance and learn how to use their time more effectively.  In addition, this workshop will cover common obstacles to effective time management that will help students assess their won time and priorities.

Santa Maria Campus 
September 12, 2018 Wednesday  12-1:30 p.m. A-403
October 17, 2018 Wednesday 4-5:30 p.m. A-403
November 14, 2018 Wednesday 12-1:30 p.m. A-403
December 5, 2018 Wednesday 4-5:30 p.m. A-103

 

 Lompoc Valley Center
September 10, 2018 Monday 12-1:30 p.m. Bldg 1-202
October 8, 2018 Monday 4-5:30 p.m. Bldg 1-202
December 10, 2018 Monday 3-4:30 p.m. Bldg 1-202

 

STUDY SKILLS WORKSHOP

The Counseling Department has developed this workshop to help students develop/improve their study skills.  The workshop will also provide an activity that focuses on self-awareness and how it may relate to study styles/habits.  By attending this workshop, students will learn strategies to perform better and be successful in and out of the classroom.

Santa Maria Campus 
September 11, 2018 Tuesday 12-1:30 p.m. C-34
October 16, 2018 Tuesday 4-5:30 p.m. A-403
November 13, 2018 Tuesday 12-1:30 p.m. A-403
December 4, 2018 Tuesday 4-5:30 p.m. A-403

 

 Lompoc Valley Center
September 24, 2018 Monday 4-5:30 p.m. Bldg 1-202
October 29, 2018 Monday 12-1:30 p.m. Bldg 1-202
November 26, 2018 Monday 4-5:30 p.m. Bldg 1-202

UNIVERSITY TRANSFER CENTER WORKSHOPS

The University Transfer Center (UTC) provides informative workshops to assist students in the transfer process. View a list of scheduled workshops.

AHC NURSING START HERE WORKSHOP

During the nursing workshops you will learn about our CNA, LVN, and RN requirements. This includes, prerequisites, application deadlines, AHC graduation requirements, the Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) requirements, and nursing priority registration. This workshop is intended for all students interested in AHC's nursing program. Prior to attending the workshop, students are required to complete an AHC admission application. In addition, students will receive an abbreviated Student Education Plan. 

Santa Maria Campus
August 29 Wednesday 12-1 p.m. A-403
September 18 Tuesday 5-6 p.m. A-103
October 19 Friday 12-1 p.m. A-103
November 15 Thursday 12-1 p.m. A-403
December 5 Wednesday 12-1 p.m. A-403

 

Lompoc Valley Center
August 31 Friday 12-1 p.m. Bldg 1-202/203
October 24 Tuesday 5-6 p.m. Bldg 1-202/203
December 6 Thursday 12-1 p.m. Bldg 2-101

PATHWAYS TO A BACHELOR'S OF SCIENCE IN NURSING (BSN) WORKSHOP

Interested in transferring to a BSN program? Attend this workshop and learn more about the following routes to a BSN program:
*Basic Nursing or Pre Licensure program
*LVN to BSN
*ADN (RN) to BSN

In addition, you will learn about common prerequisites, CSU and UC general education requirements, admission application deadlines, and TEAS testing.

Santa Maria Campus
August 28 Tuesday 12-1 p.m. A-403
September 7 Friday 1-2 p.m. A-103
October 12 Friday 12-1 p.m. A-403
November 7 Wednesday 12-1 p.m. A-403
December 4 Tuesday 5-6 p.m.  A-103

 

Lompoc Valley Center
September 18 Tuesday 12-1 p.m. Bldg 1-202/203
November 5 Monday 12-1 p.m. Bldg 1-202/203

 

 

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