Welcome

CAP Classes are offered free to the community! Take your time to see what interests you may have. All classes will take place at the Siena Apartment complex located at 7807 Juniper Ave., Fontana, CA 92336.


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2018 Fall & Upcoming 2019 Winter Classes

Thursday Classes

Intro to Quickbooks
This  class will serve as an introduction to using “QuickBooks” software.  This class is for business owners or for those who work for a small  business. (No computer needed)
Day:     Thursday
Date:   November 29
Time:    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Instructor:       Lavonne Shields-Accounting Strong
Location:         Siena Apartment Complex
                         7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336
Cost: Free
Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 18+


Writing a Winning Business Plan
Have  the best plan for your business!  A well – written business plan can  help focus your planning efforts and give potential leaders or investors  a positive picture of your goals.  Spend time with an experienced  trainer to learn the steps to follow that will make the writing process  less tedious, and gain insight on where to gather the information you  need to complete your plan.
Day:     Thursday
Date:   December 6
Time:    6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Instructor:       I.E.W.B.C
Location:         Siena Apartment Complex
                         7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336
Cost: Free
Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 18+


Design Your Best Life
This  class is meant to encourage, empower and guide attendees on how to live  a purposeful life. This course will educate individuals who are seeking  to enrich their everyday lifestyle. While not letting everyday trials  and tribulations interfere with their mental well-being. Minimal  materials required, contact Kimberly Clark at 951.515.4549 for more  information.
Day:     Thursday
Date:   December 13th
Time:                6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Instructor:       Ask Kimberly Lifestyle
Location:         Siena Apartment Complex
                         7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336
Cost: Free
Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 18+


Upcoming 2019 Winter /Spring Session
 

Tuesday Class

Nurturing Parenting

This 16-week evidence based program provides age appropriate developmental expectations to help parents build positive self-concept, self-esteem, and self-worth in children. (2 Additional weeks allotted for instructor use)

Day: Tuesday

Date: February 5- June 4 

Time: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Instructor: Tranda Drumwright- Reach Out

Location:   Siena Apartment Complex

                  7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 18+


Thursday Classes

  

Basic Computer Skills

For those who are just starting to use computers, this program will teach you the basic skills to operate a computer. This course will also teach you how to use Microsoft Word, Power Point, Publisher, and Excel. 

Day: Thursdays

Date: January 10- February 14 

Time: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Instructor: Yolana Young- Young Gatekeepers

Location: ****** Fontana Community Senior Center******

                16710 Ceres Avenue, Fontana, 92335

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 18+


Mental Wellness

This class will provide a general overview in which we address the definition of mental health and mental illness, talk about statistics and stigma, identify symptoms and warning signs associated with depression, anxiety disorders, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and substance abuse. We will also discuss coping skills and provide resources for low-cost and free supportive services.

Day: Thursday

Date: January 10 & March 14th

Time:  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Instructor: Linda Nguyen- Asian American Resource Center

Location:  Siena Apartment Complex

                  7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 4/45 Ages: 14+


Prepare to Launch

Attend this free introductory workshop to learn about the resources available and the steps required to start a successful business. By the end of this presentation, you will understand which resources to turn to for guidance through the business development journey.

Day: Thursday

Date: January 17 

Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Instructor: Inland Empire Women’s Business Center I.E.W.B.C.

Location:  Siena Apartment Complex

                  7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 18+


Medicare Essentials

Join us for a free presentation that will assist you or a loved one navigate the health care options. The class will explain Original Medicare vs. Medicare Advantage, Coverage, Enrollment Periods, Fraud and Abuse, Low Income Benefits.

Day: Thursday

Date: January 24

Time:  6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Instructor: Renato de Moraes- HICAP

Location:  Siena Apartment Complex

                 7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 5/45 Ages: 21+


ABC’s of Starting Your Own Business

Join an interactive discussion on the role of an entrepreneur. Learn the steps you need to take when starting a business. Discover the source of funding available to existing and aspiring small business owners.

Day: Thursday

Date:  February 7

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Instructor: Inland Empire Women’s Business Center I.E.W.B.C

Location: Sienna Apartment Complex

                 7807 Juniper Ave, Fontana, 92336 

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 18+


Real Colors

The participants of this fun class will learn to recognize their own strengths and the strengths of others, understand how others process information, and recognize the learning styles of others.

Day: Thursday

Date: February 14, 21, 28 

Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Instructor:  Jasmine Alfaro- Victor Community Center

Location:  Siena Apartment Complex

                  7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 16/36 Ages: 12+


Intro to Quickbooks

This class will serve as an introduction to using “QuickBooks” software. This class is for business owners or for those who work for a small business. (No computer needed)

Day: Thursday

Date: March 7

Time: 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Instructor: Inland Empire Women’s Business Center I.E.W.B.C

Location:  Siena Apartment Complex

                  7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 18+


Understanding your bills 

This class will give individuals the understanding of how their bills work. Students of this class will be able make choices that make sense for them and take control of their energy costs. Individuals will learn how to read and understand their gas and electric bills. Please bring your electric or gas bill or both. 

Day: Thursday

Date: March 21 

Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Instructor:  Maria Salgado- Asian American Resource Center

Location:  Siena Apartment Complex

                  7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 4/20 Ages: 15+


College Overview I

This course is designed to give students a preview of college.  Topics include types of institutions, college life, pre-college exams, application process, and transcripts.

Day:     Thursday

Date:   April 4 

Time:    6-8 pm

Instructor:         Stefani Roberson-Young Gate Keepers

Location: Sienna Apartment Complex

                 7807 Juniper Ave, Fontana, 92336 

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 15+


College Overview II

This second session in the Overview course is designed to give students a further preview of college.  Topics include deadlines, funding options, housing options, class schedules, meal plans, and academic support.

Day:     Thursday

Date:   April 25 

Time:    6-8 pm

Instructor:         Yolana Young- Younf GateKeeprs 

Location: Sienna Apartment Complex

                 7807 Juniper Ave, Fontana, 92336 

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 15+ 


Time Management (Pending)

This workshop will help you understand how much you can get done during the course of the day and where your precious moments are going. You’ll see how much time is actually spent producing results and how much time is wasted on unproductive thoughts, conversations and actions. 

Day: Thursday

Date:  April 4

Time: 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm

Instructor: Inland Empire Women’s Business Center I.E.W.B.C

Location: Sienna Apartment Complex

                 7807 Juniper Ave, Fontana, 92336 

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 3/45 Ages: 18+


Dangers of cell phone use while driving

Help save your families life! Research indicates that mobile phones use while driving is one of the most serious driving distraction and its negative influence on driving performance. We will share some of the consequences, laws and statistics of using your phone while driving.

Day: Thursday

Date: April 18 

Time: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Instructor:  Maria Salgado- Asian American Resource Center

Location:  Siena Apartment Complex

                  7807 Juniper Avenue, Fontana, 92336

Cost: Free

Class Information: Min/Max: 4/20 Ages: 15+