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Spring classes are in session now!  New Certification Career Training classes in health care and welding.  Enroll today!  Space is limited.   FREE ESL, Citizenship Prep in English, Distance Learning, Adult Basic Education, and High School Diploma classes!  GED and HiSET preparation classes are also available.  We are an official GED and HiSET testing center.  Take a Computer Basics, Excel, Photoshop class or any of the self-paced classes in CTEC.  The best deal in town! 
Staff email: Office 365

English as a Second Language (ESL)

The English as a Second Language (ESL) program is for non and limited English speakers who wish to learn, speak, read, and write English.
  • Morning, and evening
  • Five levels for beginning, intermediate, or advanced students
  • Introduction to and practice of everyday conversation, to prepare for work or school, and for other real-life needs.
  • Offer specialized classes in Pronunciation and Citizenship
  • Offer alternative ways to learn such as the Distance Learning Program which uses DVD's and work packets that are checked out and taken home.
El program de Inglés Como Segundo Idoma (ESL) es para aquellas personas que deseen aprender hablar, leer, y escribir en inglés
  • Por la mañana, y noche
  • Cinco niveles desde principiantes hasta avanzados
  • Introducción y desarrollo del inglés oral, escrito para conversacion, en preparación para el trabajo o para los estudios según las necesidades del estudiante.
  • Ofrecémos clases especiales en pronunciación y ciudadanía.
  • Ofrecémos maneras alternativas para aprender inglés como el programa de Inglés a Distancia que utiliza DVDs y paquetes de estudio que Ud puede usar en su casa.


 Distance Learning (ESL & Citizenship)
 ESL Beginning Literacy (Orientation)
 ESL Beginning Low (Level 1)
 ESL Beginning High (Level 2)
 ESL Intermediate Low (Level 3)
 ESL Intermediate High (Level 4)
 ESL Advanced Low (Level 5)
 Conversation and Pronunciation 
ESL Classes at La Mirada Campus
   M-F   8:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
ESL Classes at Norwalk Campus
   M-F     8:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
   M-Th   5:15 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
For additional ESL classes, please refer to the Course Catalog.  
***See Distance Learning or Course Catalog for schedule & fee information.
Fees: All ESL classes are free!