Workshop: Helping Adult Education Students

Course ID - CTD0870-1           

Short Title: Adult Education

 Audience     Student Services Employees
Length of Workshop:         5 hours 
Prerequisite     none

This is a two-part workshop (2.5 hours) for Adult Education Recruitment and Retention Specialists and Student Services Specialists consisting of 3 major sections: 1) aptitude assessment and goal setting, 2) transitioning techniques that have been effective for students in the VESSI program, 3) adapting sections 1 and 2 for online students.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Use CareerScope to assess students' aptitudes 
  • Use the (free) Choices website to assist students in setting realistic and achievable goals and to learn more about high demand jobs
  • Identify at least 5 new strategies that can be used to help students transition to post-secondary institutions
  • Learn how to implement at least one new transition strategy on their home campus



Reference #






Registration information
Course ID: CTD0870-1  
Course Title: Adult Education 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.