Foundations for Communication in the U.S. (FOCUS)


Enrollment for FOCUS is now open.

To register, please fill up this form by May 1, 2019
and we will contact you soon about our upcoming FOCUS information session.

This is a FREE 12-week course, running from Monday, May 6, 2019 through Friday, July 26, 2019.
Classes will be held 3 days per week, 3 hours per day (Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.)

Do you qualify?

To qualify for FOCUS, you must:

  • Be an English Language Learner or immigrant
  • Want to find a job, improve employment, pursue future training
  • Want intensive instruction in computer and technology skills
  • Have Low Intermediate English level (CASAS ~200-210)
  • Have some formal education (8th grade+)
  • Have work authorization in the U.S.

What will you learn?

During this course, you will:

  • Improve your communication and technology skills
  • Learn how to connect with work, education, and training options that match your skills and interests
  • Develop short and long-term career goals
  • Learn strategies and skills for success in job search, workplace communication, and career planning