Instructional Assistant Training Program

  • Career Technical Education--Prepare for the Workforce

    Become a Teacher Assistant

    Job Training! FCUSD's educational teams need well-trained Instructional Assistants (IA's) working in our schools. To help meet the growing demand for instructional assistant positions, Folsom Cordova Adult School is offering a 60 hour IA Training program with a certificate of completion.

    Topics covered include:

    • Role and responsibilities of an IA
    • Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) and Special Education
    • Workplace Communication
    • Job Readiness and Soft Skills in the workplace
    • ESSA (formally NCLB) Test Preparation in English Language Arts, Mathematics, and Writing
    • Employment portfolio
    • Resume and cover letter development and IA Interviewing Skills
    • Assistance applying for positions on Edjoin

    Tuesday-Thursday, 10 weeks

    March 3, 2020 - May 14, 2020

    Fee: $45

    Call 916-294-9106 for information on enrollment and to attend an orientation and assessment appointment.