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CCC Event - Retail, Hospitality & Tourism Kick-Off Meet & Greet

Ruth Cossio-Muniz

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM (PST)

Long Beach, CA

CCC Event - Retail, Hospitality & Tourism Kick-Off Meet &...

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Type End     Quantity
Retail Employers Ended Free  
Hospitality Employers Ended Free  
Tourism Employers Ended Free  
Los Angeles Community Colleges Ended Free  
Orange County Community Colleges Ended Free  
CTE/PLC/ROPs Ended Free  
Workforce Investment Boards Ended Free  
Chambers of Commerce Ended Free  
Other Special Guests Ended Free  

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The California Community Colleges of Los Angeles and Orange County invite you to join peer RHT industry leaders, college administrators, faculty members, Workforce Investment Boards, Chambers of Commerce, Trade Associations and Professional Learning Communities to collaborate on innovative workforce training and education.
 
 Learn about:
  • The Southern California industry scan conducted by BW Research
  • Our college HR services to support student internships and entry-level hiring
  • Participation on Advisory Boards and Skills Panel
  • Mini-grants available for creating career pathway opportunities for students
  • Current RHT certificate/degree programs available in all 27 LA/OC colleges
  • Innovative ways to implement new trends and workforce standards into college curriculum

LA/OC Colleges:

Los Angeles

  • Cerritos College
  • Citrus College
  • East Los Angeles College
  • El Camino College
  • Glendale Community College
  • Long Beach City College
  • LA City College
  • LA Harbor College
  • LA Mission College
  • LA Pierce College
  • LA Southwest College
  • LA Trade-Tech College
  • LA Valley College
  • Mt. San Antonio College
  • Pasadena City College
  • Rio Hondo College
  • Santa Monica College
  • West Los Angeles College

 Orange County

  • Coastline Community College
  • Cypress College
  • Fullerton College
  • Golden West College
  • Irvine Valley College
  • Orange Coast College
  • Saddleback College
  • Santa Ana College
  • Santiago Canyon College

 

Have questions about CCC Event - Retail, Hospitality & Tourism Kick-Off Meet & Greet? Contact Ruth Cossio-Muniz

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Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center
300 E. Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90802

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 from 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM (PST)


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Organizer

Ruth Cossio-Muniz

According to Business Today, the state's most significant  growth for employment is forecasted to be in jobs related to the Retail, Hospitality and Tourism (RHT) industries. "Doing What Matters" is the call to action that the California Community Colleges are taking to improve workforce training in 10 industries, that include RHT, by investing in California's journey toward economic recovery and jobs creation at the local, regional and state levels.

 
How does this impact you?  Funding has been allocated to the Los Angeles and Orange County region to support and improve workforce training in RHT.  It is among the 10 industries identified as Priority and Emergent Sectors on which the "Doing What Matters" initiative will be focused:
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Advanced Transportation
  • Agriculture, Water & Environmental Technologies
  • Energy (Efficiency) & Utilities
  • Global Trade & Logistics
  • Health
  • Information & Communication Technologies
  • Life Sciences/Biotech
  • Retail/Hospitality/Tourism (RHT)
  • Small Business
As an employer of RHT, college instructor, high school teacher, etc. you can have a direct impact on how future employees are trained for occupations in the retail, hospitality and tourism industry. The key focus of this initiative is to collaborate with stakeholders like yourselves to improve workplace performance and increase productivity through industry-based, workforce training...beginning in high school, through college, and in the workplace setting.

 

The aforementioned sectors are assigned Deputy Sector Navigators (DSN) based on a regional location.  The DSNs are given a budget and will develop Advisory Boards with representatives from industry and workforce development to contribute toward the alignment of certificate and degree programs, as well as implement activities that promote career pathways for students interested in these fields.

 

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