Saturday, February 27, 2021

Education Village Offers Career Technical Training Classes

Are you looking to broaden your technical skills in Microsoft Office, Keyboarding, Accounting, Medical Front Office, or Quickbooks?

The Colusa County Office of Education is offering a community-based program available now!

‚ÄúWe offer a range of career technical training classes that allows those who are unemployed or employees in transition to upgrade their skills to advance in the workplace,‚ÄĚ said ROP Instructor, Jill Wright.

Courses include Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, keyboarding, beginning and advanced accounting, QuickBooks 2013, Medical Terminology, and Medical Billing and Coding. The courses are offered with Student Support Services at the Colusa County Office of Education Village, 101 Marguerite Street, Room C3, in Williams.

Classes are held weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 8:30 AM to 12 PM, and 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM, and at 4:00 PM on Wednesdays.

Cost of Tuition ranges from $125 to $300 and includes all of the course materials.

‚ÄúStudents may be able to receive tuition assistance through the Colusa County One-Stop,‚ÄĚ said Wright.

The courses are designed to be started at any time and are paced on an individual basis.

‚ÄúEach course averages about 90 hours of instruction,‚ÄĚ said Wright.

Students will receive a certificate upon successful completion of the course and may be eligible for Yuba College Credits after passing the exam.

‚ÄúThis is an excellent way for someone to learn a new skill to get back into the workforce or to learn a new application,‚ÄĚ said Wright, ‚Äúclasses are open to anyone wanting to participate.‚ÄĚ

For more information, or to enroll in a course, contact Jill Wright at (530) 473-1350 ext. 10331 or email

Need Transportation? The Colusa County Transit has a bus stop right outside the CCOE Education Village on Marguerite Street, give them a call at (530) 458-0287.

Lloyd Green Jr, Editor
Lloyd Green Jr, Editor
Lloyd Green Jr. is the Owner and Publisher of the Williams Pioneer Review. He is dedicated in publishing the news and informing the community of Colusa County. Lloyd has been with the publication since 2008, and purchased the business in 2010. Under his ownership the newspaper has grown significantly in subscriptions, publishes weekly, and obtained the title of Newspaper of General Circulation by the Superior Court of Colusa County in Sept. 2017. Lloyd is also the director of advertising, classified manager, legal notice clerk, and circulation manager. To contact Lloyd, email him at or call (530) 458-4141 ext. 100.

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