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  Since 2010, solar panels have increased in popularity. Home and commercial owners are looking for Solar Installers to install solar panels on roofs, and countless experienced solar installers are providing this work as independent contractors. In fact, it is projected that by 2020, 65% of solar installations will be done by independent solar installers. Join us and learn how to design and install roof-top solar photovoltaic systems. Participants will have the opportunity for hands-on, real world training through a volunteer organization. Topics include: • Solar, electrical, and city codes • Electrical wiring Note: Course requires a total of 24 hours of instruction. $40 material fee payable in class.  

2257X

Start date: 07/27/17

Weekly - Thu, Mon 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM (7/27/2017-8/24/2017)

Course: $119.00

Materials: $40.00

Instructor : Quayum Abdul 

8 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Mon, Thu .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R123



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  Calling all contractors, landscapers, and interior, architectural, and stage set designers! This workshop will provide you the skills to develop your design idea of a buildable project and then transfer your idea to a blueprint showing site plans, elevations, and sections. The course will discuss the basic tools needed, how to use them, and how to properly scale down measurements. Students will design a project of their own using drafting vellum paper, which can be reproduced and printed. Bring pencils (#2 or #F), soft eraser, right-angle triangles (any size), a T-square (any size), and an architectural ruler. Additional supplies will be needed depending upon your project. Note: Please confirm status of class before purchasing supplies. $25 materials fee (for handouts and basic drafting supplies) payable in class.  

0245X

Start date: 07/29/17

Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (7/29/2017-8/19/2017)

Course: $115.00

Materials: $25.00

Instructor : Charlotte Chen 

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R115



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  You are now the caregiver! Do you know what to do? This stress-free, relaxed workshop, designed for caregivers, provides clear, easy to follow steps about how to organize your patient’s documents. Attendees build a binder specific to your patient’s needs, containing vital patient information such as instructions for daily needs/tasks, health care information, important medical documents, and a personal to-do–list. The course also will cover resources and services available to caregivers, and discuss the importance of Self-Care. $25 materials fee (for binder containing forms and information sheets) payable in class.  

0426X

Start date: 07/01/17

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (7/1/2017-7/1/2017)

Course: $39.00

Materials: $25.00

Instructor : Shiral Torres 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R108



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  Discover the Flower Tale of a Thousand Years Connect with the mystical wonder of nature in this traditional Chinese Floral Arts arrangement course. Join us as we explore the basic principles, history, and relationship between flowers and branches, and discover how to truly appreciate nature. No previous experience required, just come and enjoy! Bring a pair of scissors. $80 materials fee payable in class.  

0227X

Start date: 07/22/17

Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM (7/22/2017-8/12/2017)

Course: $119.00

Materials: $80.00

Instructor : Rosa Zee 

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R111



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  Conflict is a part of life. How we react or respond; what common stories we tell ourselves when faced with adversity; and what approach we take with the difficult people in our lives are all explored and demystified in this class. Take away usable skills enabling you to face life circumstances and deal with difficult people. $1 materials fee payable in class.  

2242X

Start date: 06/27/17

Weekly - Tue, Wed 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (6/27/2017-6/28/2017)

Course: $49.00

Materials: $1.00

Instructor : Go Yoshida 

2 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue, Wed .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R123



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  What does Financial Freedom mean to you? Learn what it takes to achieve your financial goals in this fun and inspiring course. Create a “Gratitude” list as well as a list about how to spend less so you can invest, understand the difference between wants and needs, learn the Formulas for Financial Freedom, and articulate what financial freedom means and the steps to succeed.  

0352X

Start date: 07/29/17

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (7/29/2017-7/29/2017)

Course: $39.00

Materials: $0.00

Instructor : Shiral Torres 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R117



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  Mindfulness is the key to both personal and professional success. However, we live in a hurry-up culture. We forget how to slow down, forget how to enjoy our environment, we just continue to stress. Join us as we walk the path of the ancient scholars while learning about their lifestyles and their daily practice of 4 rituals/arts and 4 skills. Together we will create a diversity of cultural learning experiences using a present day approach to become more aware of how nature impacts our minds and inspirations. There will be hands-on activities with traditional Chinese floral art arranging, calligraphy practice, and incense burning. A tea ceremony will be introduced. This half day retreat will help you develop new habits and find your own joyful living navigator. $20 materials fee payable in class.    

0228X

Start date: 08/19/17

Weekly - Sat 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM (8/19/2017-8/26/2017)

Course: $79.00

Materials: $20.00

Instructor : Rosa Zee 

2 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R111



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  The odds that you will need long-term care are greater than you might imagine. Long-term care need does not age discriminate, in fact, 40% of patients receiving long-term care are under age 65. Take this quiz. If you develop a chronic illness or become disabled: How could you care for yourself? Who would you count on to care for you? Do you know how to protect yourself? What is Long-Term care insurance? Could you financially afford the care? Are you comfortable depleting your assets to pay for care? The average cost of a home health care aide is $20 per hour.  True or False? The average annual cost for a facility room is greater than $75,000.  True or False? Financial considerations aside, Long-Term Care Insurance (LTCi) is about peace of mind and control. Having it ensures you will have access to first-rate care should you need it without being dependent upon others or being a burden to your children. This workshop describes ways to protect yourself, defines long-term care insurance, and explains why LTCi is not for everyone. Private medical insurance and Medicare also are discussed.  

2249X

Start date: 08/19/17

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (8/19/2017-8/19/2017)

Course: $39.00

Materials: $0.00

Instructor : Ron Tanji 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R104



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  A Crash Course Films are no longer just focused upon Hollywood. Movies now span the globe bringing knowledge, awareness, and understanding! By examining films, filmmakers, and film movements within their respective historical, cultural, and/or socio-political contexts, you will gain an appreciation of cinema from areas as diverse as Europe, Latin America, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East.   Required Textbook: A Short History of Film, by Wheeler Winston Dixon, Gwendolyn Audrey Foster (ISBN: 0813560551) available online and at bookstores. List price: $32.95.  

4205X

Start date: 07/11/17

Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM (7/11/2017-8/8/2017)

Course: $85.00

Materials: $0.00

Instructor : Jamie Naqvi 

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R123



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