The registration period for SFCC HSE/GED preparation classes is open for new students through August 8. Classes begin August 19 in Spanish and English. Returning students may register until Friday, August 16. For more information, call 505-428-1356 or go towww.sfcc.edu/adult.education/ged.
Classes are offered in the mornings, afternoons, and evenings. Classes conducted in Spanish are offered in the evenings and on Saturdays. Classes prepare students for the state-approved HSE tests – the GED and HiSet.
New students are required to attend the four-day orientation Aug. 5 to 8. The four-day orientation is offered in the mornings from 9 a.m. to noon or in the evenings from 5 to 8 p.m. In orientation, students will have the opportunity to meet with an advisor, create an individualized learning plan, and register for classes. A $25 fee covers classes and class materials.
The SFCC Adult Education Department also gives students the opportunity to work on a college certificate in healthcare while preparing for HSE/GED exams. The Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training Program (I-BEST) is offering certificates this fall in: Phlebotomy, Certified Nursing Assistant, Community Health Worker and Home Health Aide. For more information call 505-428-1437 or submit an application online at:https://www.sfcc.edu/career-training-opportunities-i-best/.