EFAB(LEGAL) - INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS AND COURSES: CAREER TECHNICAL/WORKFORCE COURSES

Definitions

"Career Technical / Workforce Program"

"Continuing Education Unit or CEU"

"Workforce Continuing Education Course"

"Workforce Education"

Generally

Workforce Continuing Education Courses

19 TAC 9.95(a), .114(a)–(b), .115, .116, .117(c), .118

State Funding

Exceptions

Definitions

"Avocational Course"

"Basic Employability Course"

"Basic Learning Skills Course"

"Learning Framework Course"

"Workforce Continuing Education"

"Workforce Continuing Education Course"

Note: For contractual agreements for the provision of instruction executed with outside entities, including workforce education, see GL.

Medically Related Courses

  1. Include information about methods of transmission and methods of prevention of HIV infection and information about federal and state laws, rules, and regulations concerning HIV infection and AIDS.
  2. Give special attention to the physical, emotional, and psychological stress associated with the care of patients with terminal illnesses.

Education Code 51.919(e)

Career and Technical Education Program of Study Curricula

  1. Incorporate rigorous college and career readiness standards, including career and technical education standards that address both academic and technical content;
  2. Support attainment of employability and career readiness skills;
  3. Progress in content specificity by beginning with all aspects of an industry or career cluster and leading to more occupationally specific instruction or by preparing students for ongoing postsecondary career preparation;
  4. Incorporate multiple entry and exit points with portable demonstrations of technical or career competency, which may include credit transfer agreements or industry-recognized certifications; and
  5. Culminate in the attainment of:
    1. An industry-recognized certification, credential, or license;
    2. A registered apprenticeship or credit-bearing postsecondary certificate; or
    3. An associate or baccalaureate degree.

Education Code 61.8235(a), (f)

North Central Texas College

EFAB(LEGAL)-LJC

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DATE ISSUED: 4/27/2018