Porterville College

J.E.C. Center Offering Free Public Workshops

JEC Center

The Porterville College Job, Entrepreneur, and Career (J.E.C.) Center invites the public to attend their free workshops at Porterville College.

The J.E.C. Center at Porterville College provides personalized services and programs. Whether you need help choosing major, exploring careers, starting your own business, or developing a resume, J.E.C. staff is here to help you make the necessary preparations to achieve your goals and to ensure a successful transition from academic life to the working world.

Upcoming workshops include:

  • Sept. 2- “CTE Job, Entrepreneur, and Career Readiness,” 8 - 9 a.m. in SM102 (Forum) with J.E.C. Job Development Specialist, Martha Lozano.
  • Sept. 8- “Financial Literacy: Banking 101 (Bank On It),” 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in CA-4 (PC Theater) with Finance and Thrift’s Tom Zarate.
  • Sept. 15- “Business Plan Basics,” 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in CA-4 (PC Theater) with Jay R. Thompson from the California State University Bakersfield, Small Business Development Center.
  • Sept. 15- “CTE Job, Entrepreneur, and Career Readiness,” 4-5 p.m. in SM102 (Forum) with J.E.C. Job Development Specialist, Martha Lozano.
  • Sept. 22- “Earn While Learning Through Apprenticeships,” 4-5 p.m. in SM102 (Forum) with J.E.C. Job Development Specialist, Martha Lozano.
  • Sept. 29- “Resume Hero and Career Readiness,” 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Computer Commons A (Forum) with J.E.C. Job Development Specialist, Martha Lozano.

More workshops will be offered throughout the fall semester.

Workshops are FREE and open to the public. To RSVP for a workshop call Job Development Specialist Martha Lozano at (559) 791-2216. The J.E.C. Center is open Monday thru Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Porterville College is located at 100 East College Avenue in Porterville off Highway 190 in Porterville. For more information call (559) 791-2216.

Kern Community College District