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Vocational ESL: Retail Certificate of Completion (NL)

About the Program

Vocational ESL: Retail is a noncredit, short-term certificate of completion designed for high-beginning and intermediate ESL students seeking immediate employment. Students gain knowledge in occupation-specific application and intake processes, terminology and communication skills, as well as an understanding of company culture, such as benefits and promotion opportunities. Upon completion of the Vocational ESL: Retail program, students will be prepared for workforce entry and provided the opportunity to interview with LPC retail partners.

Career Opportunities

Employment opportunities in any retail environment, and with specific LPC retail partners.

Required Core: (20 Hours)

Course Number Course Title Hours
NESL 201 Vocational ESL for Retail 1 10
NESL 202 Vocational ESL for Retail 2 10

Total Hours: 20