STEP 1: Attend a HOC Orientation
 
 
Second Chance Orientation
 
The Health Occupations Center is having a Second Chance Orientation for the following programs:
 
Healthcare Interpreting
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
RN Refresher
 
Orientation Date:  Thursday, July 18, 2019
 
Orientation Time:  10:00 am
No late entry will be permitted
 
Location of Orientation:
The Health Occupations Center
9368 Oakbourne Road
Santee, CA 92071
Room 12
 
Registration for this orientation is mandatory.  Please CLICK HERE to register.
 
Important information:
  • Orientation registration and attendance is mandatory.  
  • No late entry will be permitted.
  • Testing will be held on Friday, July 19, 2019, at 9:00 am at The Health Occupations Center
  • This orientation and testing opportunity are not open to those students that tested in June 2019 at the Health Occupations Center.
 
SPRING 2020 (JANUARY 2020 START) PROGRAM ORIENTATIONS WILL TAKE PLACE IN OCTOBER 2019.  PLEASE CHECK OUR WEBSITE SOON FOR FURTHER DETAILS.  
 

ORIENTATION ATTENDANCE IS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY INTO MOST PROGRAMS. NO EXCEPTIONS.

All orientations will be held at The Health Occupations Center

9368 Oakbourne Road

Santee, CA 92071

Room 12
 
Please click the HOC Courses link above to see fall class schedules and requirements. 

 
 
  

STEP 2:  Take the HOC Entry Screening Test

 

REGISTER HERE

AFTER orientation to take the free HOC Entry Screening Test.

 

You must have attended a recent orientation to register for the HOC Entry Screening Test.  The registration system will not allow you to sign up for the test until 24-hours following the orientation you attend.

 

The test is free and can be taken only once during each testing period (spring, summer, and fall).

 

 
 

HOC ENTRY SCREENING TEST INFORMATION

What Is On the Test?

 

The HOC Entry Screening Test is the CASAS Reading GOALS test for all programs.  PHARMACY TECHNICIAN PROGRAM ONLY - CASAS Life Skills Math is also required.  Pharmacy Technician applicants - please register for two testing times to take both the Reading and math tests.

 
 
 

How Do I Study for the CASAS Test? 

 
 
 Click here to prepare for the CASAS Reading Goals test. 
 

 Click here to prepare for the CASAS Math GOALS test (Pharmacy Technician Program only).

 
 
 

Did you take the CASAS Reading Goals test and received a minimum score of 228? 

 

 Click here to use your score!  Orientation attendance is still mandatory.

 
 

Did you take the CASAS Math GOALS test and received a minimum score of 226? 

 

 Click here to use your score to apply for the Pharmacy Technician Program.  Orientation attendance is still mandatory.