[Updated for Spring 2017 Semester]

FEE-BASED COURSES

How to enroll: Register at Willow Campus Main Offices Monday thru Friday (office closed on Saturdays). No in-class registration available. Bring a copy of your registration form and receipt to the first class. Fee-based classes are supported solely from student fees. No refunds for fee-based classes unless cancelled by school.

All fee-based courses must have a minimum number of pre-registered and pre-paid prior to class start date. There will be no classes on January 16, February 13, February 20, April 3-7, April 14, 2017.

 
     
 

American Heart Association (AHA) - Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Health Care Professionals and Heartsaver Basic CPR AED
Heartsaver First Aid (American Heart Association)
Media & Design Arts/Decorator Ceramics
Culinary Arts Classes
Fresh Floral Design
Guitar - Acoustic - Level I
Guitar - Acoustic - Level II
Notary Public Training - Includes 2016 to 2017 Laws
Notary Public Exam - Official California State
Renewing Notaries - Includes 2016 to 2017 Laws
Salsa Dancing - Beginning
Salsa Dancing - Intermediate
PRIVATE EVENTS

Teach a Non-Academic Fee-based class

No in-class registration. Office open Monday - Friday. School office is closed on Saturdays.
Fee-based classes are supported solely from student fees. Fee-based classes require on-campus registration only. No refunds for Fee-based classes unless canceled by school.

 

 



  American Heart Association (AHA) - Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Health Care Professionals and Heartsaver Basic CPR AED - American Heart Association
Cardio pulmonary resuscitation hands on skills for adults, children, and infants, one & two man rescue, pocket mask & Ambu bag training. Also includes AED instruction, and 25 question test on completion of course. Limited to 10 students. Cost: $70. Please bring self-addressed stamped envelope if you would like your certification card mailed to you. Book: $19 to be purchased at registration and is required to attend the class. The book should be reviewed prior to class. Certification Card: $7 CASH payable in class to instructor ONLY.
NOTE: The American Heart Association IS NOT E.M.S.A. approved for School Bus Drivers.
 

Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Professionals

  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10203013 T 1/24/17 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10203023 T 2/28/17 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10203033 T 3/21/17 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10203043 T 4/11/17 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10203053 T 5/2/17 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  BLS is required for Vocational Nursing (LVN) and Psychiatric Technician PRIOR to registration.


 

Basic CPR/First Aid (American Heart Association)

  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10200013 M 1/23/17 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10200023 M 2/27/17 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10200033 M 3/20/17 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10200043 M 4/10/17 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10200053 M 5/1/17 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza


  Heartsaver First Aid (American Heart Association)
First Aid Basic includes hands on skills in bleeding, burns, and other medical and injury emergencies. Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. Cost: $60 for First Aid only, $50 if taken with CPR or BLS Class.
Book: $19 to be purchased at registration, and is required to attend the class. Same book used for basic CPR only need to purchase once if you are taking both classes. If taking BLS, you will need to purchase 2 books, for First Aid & BLS. Required: Read book prior to classs. Certification Card: $7 CASH payable in class to instructor ONLY.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10201013 W 1/25/17 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10201023 W 3/1/17 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10201033 W 3/22/17 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10201043 W 4/12/17 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza
  10201053 W 5/3/17 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Willow Center, 1 V. Espinoza





 



  Media & Design Arts/Decorator Ceramics
Create attractive and practical ceramic objects. Instruction covers casting molds and new decorating techniques using various glazes and stains. Students are responsible for their own glazes and tools. Students can purchase the slip in class $4 per gallon, CASH ONLY. Any questions please contact the instructor at (626) 715-6053. Minimum enrollment of 24 students. Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. Class Fee: $60 per session payable upon registration.
  Course No Days Dates Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  07925012 TTh 1/10/17 - 2/2/17 8:00 am - 2:30 pm Willow Center, Ceramics Room I. Montelongo
  07925013 TTh 2/7/17 - 3/2/17 8:00 am - 2:30 pm Willow Center, Ceramics Room I. Montelongo
  07925014 TTh 3/7/17 - 3/30/17 8:00 am - 2:30 pm Willow Center, Ceramics Room I. Montelongo
  07925015 TTh 4/11/17 - 5/4/17 8:00 am - 2:30 pm Willow Center, Ceramics Room I. Montelongo



CULINARY ARTS CLASSES
Our cooking classes are fun classes where everyone cooks and eats every part of the meal, every time! Great cooking isn't about recipes—it's about techniques. In our classes you'll work together with other students in a fun, hands-on environment led by our professional chef instructors. Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. Minimum of 20 students, unless otherwise noted.


  Vegetarian
Come with us and learn how to prepare meatless dishes whether you are vegetarian or just want to mix up things! This class will give you the skills to serve your family and friends colorful and healthy dishes with ingredients like tofu, eggs, beans and vegetables the star of your dish. Just because they are veggies doesn’t meant it can’t be made delicious! This is a hands-on class. Class Fee: $90 plus $25 food cost for all 4 classes.
  Course No Day Dates Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10901173 W 1/11/17 - 2/1/17 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff



  Soups and Breads
In this upcoming cold season come and stay warm with us by enjoying our delicious soups and of course we can’t have warm soup without some delicious bread's to make good company so be ready to learn and make the different kinds. After this class you will never want to open a can soup! This is a hands-on class. Class Fee: $90 plus $25 food supplies for all 4 classes.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10901053 Th 1/19/17 - 2/9/17 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff



  Asian Cuisine
Perhaps it is time to take on the Asian flavor and learn for ourselves how to cook these amazing dishes we keep going back for! This class will take to east Asia, south Asia and central Asia. You will learn the cooking techniques from the Asian Cuisine and how to use some of the characteristic ingredients that are a staple in Asian Cuisine such as ginger, garlic, soy, tofu and chilies. You are going to love the exotic and traditional dishes that this popular cuisine has to offer and will want to cook it from the comfort of your home to show it off to family and friends. This is a hands-on class. Class Fee: $90 plus $25 food supplies for all 4 classes.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10901273 Th 2/7/17 - 2/28/17 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff



  Healthy Desserts
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is about making good choices, which makes it really hard on us especially if we are talking about desserts. Well if you want to learn to make your own delicious desserts without needing to cheat then you are in the right place! You will taste and learn how to take a healthier approach on your favorite desserts and still enjoy a delicious dessert. Stop feeling guilty and start enjoying these healthy desserts. This is a hands-on class. Class Fee: $70 plus $20 food supplies for all 3 classes.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10901373 W 2/15/17 - 3/1/17 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff



  Latin Cuisine
What’s life without a little spice in it? Its time to take a flavor trip over to Latin America’s cuisine and add our own twists to what we know as Latino foods. You will enjoy some of Colombia, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and Cuba’s favorites dishes. This class will surprise your palette with the richness and flavorful dishes that you will be preparing. This is a hands-on class. Class Fee: $90 plus $25 food supplies for all 4 classes.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10901673 T 3/7/17 - 3/28/17 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff



  Sandwiches and Salads
Ranch dressing with my salad please! Club sandwich please… This may be the extent of what some of us know about sandwiches and salads but by taking this class you will learn how to change things up so you stop getting bored of the same old salad or sandwich. You will learn how to make new salads, dressings and vinaigrettes along with improving some of the ones you already know about. This is a hands-on class. Class Fee: $90 plus $25 food supplies for all 4 classes.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10901473 T 3/9/17 - 3/30/17 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff



  Summer Desserts
Hosting a summer party or barbecue with the family? Tired of the old and familiar desserts at parties? Surprise your friends and family with a dessert they have never seen or tasted! There is nothing better than blueberry tart or berry shortcake on a hot summer day so come with us. This is a hands-on class. Class Fee: $70 plus $20 food supplies for all 3 classes.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10901300 T 4/18/17 - 5/20/17 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff



  How to grill everything
When summer comes around the family always loves to get together which always equates to some good old outside grilling and partying. With us you will learn how to grill from seafood, poultry, vegetables and even desserts the right way. This is a hands-on class. Class Fee: $70 for the series + $20 food supplies for all 3 classes.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10901573 W 4/19/17 - 5/3/17 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, 16 Staff




  PRIVATE EVENTS
Our cooking school is also available for private cooking parties. Tailored to allow you and your guests to explore your culinary imagination. Whether it’s just a group of friends looking to hang out, birthday surprise, corporate event, girl’s night out, a special anniversary party, or just because you want to throw a cooking party. You will savor the experience of working together as a team in a deliciously fun environment. You and your Chef will create your personalized menu. Private cooking classes start at $445 based on desired menu and amount of guests. Please contact the front office for more information.
  Course No Day Date & Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10901913 - Please call for reservations. - -





  Fresh Floral Design
Set no boundaries on your creativity. Explore the depths of your imagination. Learn floral design that will inspire and enhance your design skills. Tools needed: floral knife and scissors. Please notify instructor of your registration 3 days prior to class starting at (626) 333-0966. Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met.
Class Fee: $40 per session payable upon registration. Materials Fee: $25 per week for fresh flowers. The floral fee is to be paid to instructor weekly, for the next week’s class meeting. No refunds for flowers.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10331013 W 1/25/17 - 2/15/17 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center, PASS C. Zacarias
  10331023 W 2/22/17 - 3/15/17 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center, PASS C. Zacarias
  10331033 W 3/22/17 - 4/19/17 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center, PASS C. Zacarias
  10331043 W 4/26/17 - 5/17/17 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center, PASS C. Zacarias




 



  Guitar - Acoustic - Level I
Students must supply their own personal guitar. Minimum class enrollment is 4 students. Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. Class Fee: $55 per session, payable upon registration.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10340012 W 1/11/17 - 2/15/17 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper
  10340022 W 2/22/17 - 3/29/17 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper
  10340032 W 4/12/17 - 5/17/17 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper



  Guitar - Acoustic - Level II
Students must supply their own personal guitar. Minimum class enrollment is 4 students. Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. Class Fee: $55 per session, payable upon registration.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10340023 W 1/11/17 - 2/15/17 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper
  10340033 W 2/22/17 - 3/29/17 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper
  10340032 W 4/12/17 - 5/17/17 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Dibble Campus, D3 E. Harper



  Be a Notary Public - Take our one day Seminar and Exam - $15 per signature in 2017
Making more money is never a bad idea and it shows your amazing initiative. Sign-up and learn how to perform valuable services by certifying or witnessing signatures on official documents, $15 per signature in 2017. Notary skills are valuable in almost any industry: real estate, legal, medical and banking to name just a few. After becoming a Notary, train to become a Loan Signing Agent and make $200 to $400 per signing. You'll be a part of a rewarding and lasting career. This six-hour state-approved seminar gives you the knowledge to pass the exam and practice as an effective Notary. Participants receive 2 practice tests and take the official Notary exam directly following the seminar. Please read: New and Renewing Notaries need to bring the following: 1) A $40 check made payable to “Secretary of State”; 2) Proper ID-current driver license or state issued ID card; 3) Two #2 pencils; 4) 2” X 2” passport color photo. Live Scan fingerprints will be required after you pass the exam. Serious Convictions may disqualify applicants. Must be 18+ years of age. Seminar begins promptly. Due to State regulations, no one will be admitted to the classroom after it begins. Class Fee: $99. Materials Fee: $35 (payable in class). Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met. Questions: info@notarypublicseminars.com
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10708013 F 2/24/17 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Willow Center, Orientation Room C. Christensen
  10708023 F 5/5/17 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Willow Center, Orientation Room C. Christensen
  Test will be given at the end of the day.


  Notary Public Exam - Official California State
DO NOT bring personal belongings into test area. Late students will not be admitted!
To take the exam you must bring:
• A $40 check or money order payable to “Secretary of State”
• Proper identification: valid driver’s license (Canada & Mexico accepted) with photo, state issued ID, U.S. or foreign
  passport, or Military ID
• Two sharpened number 2 pencils
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  - F 2/24/17 Registration and exam:
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Willow Center, Orientation Room C. Christensen
  - F 5/5/17 Registration and exam:
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Willow Center, Orientation Room C. Christensen



  Renewing Notaries - Includes 2016 to 2017 Laws
Need to renew your notary commission? A three hour refresher course is required. You must also be live scanned and pass the official Notary exam again. We’ll feature the new state laws passed this year and give you a brush-up on general law to make sure you haven’t fallen into any bad habits. Your commission must be current to be eligible for a renewing seminar. Class Fee: $50. Materials Fee: $35. (Payable in class.) Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10711013 F 2/24/17 12:45 pm - 6:00 pm Willow Center, Orientation Room C. Christensen
  10711013 F 5/5/17 12:45 pm - 6:00 pm Willow Center, Orientation Room C. Christensen

 


 


  Salsa Dancing - Beginning
Learn how to dance salsa! Learn the basic steps of salsa, right and left turns, cross body and more! In this class you will learn from the very beginning. No partner or experience necessary. Class Fee: $35 per session payable upon registration. Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10815033 Th 1/26/17 - 2/23/17 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center, MPR G. Gutierrez
  10815043 Th 3/2/17 - 3/30/17 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center, MPR G. Gutierrez
  10815053 Th 4/13/17 - 5/11/17 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm Willow Center, MPR G. Gutierrez



  Salsa Dancing - Intermediate
Learn more salsa combinations, tricks and fancy turns and moves. No basic steps taught in this class, students should know all the salsa basic steps taught in the beginning class (see above). Class Fee: $35 per session payable upon registration. Class subject to be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met.
  Course No Day Date Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  10815063 Th 1/26/17 - 2/23/17 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, MPR G. Gutierrez
  10815073 Th 3/2/17 - 3/30/17

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Willow Center, MPR G. Gutierrez
  10815083 Th 4/13/17 - 5/11/17 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm Willow Center, MPR G. Gutierrez




Interested in sharing your skills with the community?
Please email msmith@hlpusd.k12.ca.us and send your resume with the community course description you would like to teach at HLPAE. Thank you!





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