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Section 55. SPECIAL EDUCATION - VOCATIONAL, CAREER PREPARATION, CAREER EXPLORATION

CSSC Code Title Alternate Titles Description
Main Category Sub-Category Course
55     SPECIAL EDUCATION - VOCATIONAL, CAREER PREPARATION, CAREER EXPLORATION    
  0   CAREER PREPARATION/EXPLORATION    
  00 01 General Prevocational Preparation   classroom-based employability skills; job behaviors; safety; self- reliance
    09 General Prevocational Preparation, not for credit    
  01 01 Career Exploration   generalized job interests and aptitudes; manual dexterity and motor integration
    09 Career Exploration, not for credit    
  02 01 General Work-Study/Experience   unpaid work at a work/community setting; work adjustment skills for independent functioning; off-campus vocational training, sheltered or nonsheltered
    09 General Work-Study/Experience, not for credit    
  03 01 General Work Experience   paid employment in an off- campus work setting; may include on-the-job training
    09 General Work Experience, not for credit    
  04 01 Combined Vocational/Academic Preparation   includes career exploration, pre-vocational skills, academic curriculum, social and survival skills
    09 Combined Vocational/Academic Preparation, not for credit    
  1   AGRICULTURE    
  10 11 General Agriculture 1   practical experience with farm crops and animals; indoor plants; general farm work; FFA participation
    19 General Agriculture 1, not for credit    
    21 General Agriculture 2   continued practical experience with farm crops and animals; agricultural equipment maintenance; general farm work
    29 General Agriculture 2, not for credit    
    31 General Agriculture 3   practical study of soils; livestock; plants; farm mechanics; agricultural occupations
    39 General Agriculture 3, not for credit    
  11 11 Animal Care 1   feeding; grooming; exercising small and large animals; animal production
    19 Animal Care 1, not for credit    
    21 Animal Care 2   small animal care and feeding; livestock production, principles of animal nutrition
    29 Animal Care 2, not for credit    
  12 11 Plant Care 1   plant propagation; irrigation and drainage; turf management; greenhouse work; harvesting
    19 Plant Care 1, not for credit    
    21 Plant Care 2   landscaping and gardening; turf management; greenhouse operation; pesticides; fungicides; insecticides
    29 Plant Care 2, not for credit    
  13 11 Agricultural Mechanics 1   cleaning and maintenance of equipment; equipment storage
    19 Agricultural Mechanics 1, not for credit    
    21 Agricultural Mechanics 2   agricultural equipment use and maintenance; use of hand and power tools
    29 Agricultural Mechanics 2, not for credit    
  14 11 Agricultural Work Study   unpaid practice and mastery of skills for agricultural occupations
    19 Agricultural Work Study, not for credit    
  15 11 Agricultural Work Experience   paid on-the-job training in agricultural occupations
    19 Agricultural Work Experience, not for credit    
  2   BUSINESS AND OFFICE    
  20 11 General Office Practice 1    
    19 General Office Practice 1, not for credit   basic typewriting and clerical activities; filing; collating; telephone answering
    21 General Office Practice 2   office machine operations; office skill improvement; continued practice in typing, filing, collating; office reception
    31 General Office Practice 3   office simulations; mail clerk; duplication clerk; receptionist; typist; improved business skills
  21 11 Office Machines 1    eroxing; postage meters; calculators; paper cutting
    21 Office Machines 2   continued experience with office machine operations; duplicating machines; calculators; adding machines; transcribing machines
  22 11 Business Word Study 1   unpaid practice and mastery of clerical and business skills at a workstation
    21 Business Work Study 2   continued unpaid practice and mastery of clerical and business skills at an on-campus or off-campus location
  23 11 Business Work Experience 1   paid on-the-job training in clerical and business skills
    21 Business Work Experience 2   continued paid on-the-job training in business and office skills
  3   HEALTH OCCUPATIONS    
  30 11 General Health Occupations 1   health careers orientation; structure and function of body systems; hygiene practices; first aid; nursing assistance
    19 General Health Occupations 1, not for credit    
    21 General Health Occupations 2   health-related services; community services; medical terminology; health care principles
    29 General Health Occupations 2, not for credit    
    31 General Health Occupations 3   health occupations; health aide; nursing assistant; orderly; health care principles
    39 General Health Occupations 3, not for credit    
  31 11 Health Occupations Work Study 1   unpaid practice and mastery of health services skills
    19 Health Occupations Work Study 1, not for credit    
    21 Health Occupations Work Study 2   continued unpaid practice and mastery of health services skills
    29 Health Occupations Work Study 2, not for credit    
  32 11 Health Occupations Work Experience 1   paid on-the-job training in health occupations
    19 Health Occupations Work Experience 1, not for credit    
    21 Health Occupations Work Experience 2   continued paid on-the-job training in health occupations
    29 Health Occupations Work Experience 2, not for credit    
  4   HOME ECONOMICS    
  40 11 General Home Economics 1   introductory course; practical arts education; food selection and storage; simple food preparation; clothing maintenance; basic homemaking skills
    19 General Home Economics 1, not for credit    
    21 General Home Economics 2   intermediate course; basic meal preparation; basic sewing techniques; family living; home maintenance
    29 General Home Economics 2, not for credit    
    31 General Home Economics 3   more advanced course; principles of nutrition and meal preparation; clothing and textiles; child development; consumer education
    39 General Home Economics 3, not for credit    
  41 11 Child Development 1   care of small children; dressing and feeding; safety; play; learning experiences for children
    19 Child Development 1, not for credit    
    29 Child Development 2, not for credit    
    21 Child Development 2   characteristics of young children; developmental stages; health; safety; nutrition; child care principles
  42 11 Clothing And Textiles 1   construction of products involving textiles, fabric, and yarn; sewing machine use; visual and motor integration skills
    19 Clothing and Textiles 1, not for credit    
    21 Clothing And Textiles 2   basic clothing construction; pattern and textile selection; zipper applications; hem finishes
    29 Clothing and Textiles 2, not for credit    
  43 11 Food And Nutrition 1   introduction to nutrition; basic cooking principles; kitchen survival; food buying
    19 Food and Nutrition 1, not for credit    
    21 Food And Nutrition 2   planning and preparation of simple meals; nutrition; baking techniques; budgeting
    29 Food and Nutrition 2, not for credit    
  44 11 Food and Nutrition 2, not for credit   unpaid practice and mastery of home economics skills at a workstation
    19 Home Economics Work Study 1, not for credit    
    21 Home Economics Work Study 2   continued unpaid practice and mastery of home economics skills at a workstation
    29 Home Economics Work Study 2, not for credit    
  45 11 Home Economics Work Experience 1   paid on-the-job training in home economics skills
    19 Home Economics Work Experience 1, not for credit    
    21 Home Economics Work Experience 2   continued paid on- the-job training in home economics skills
    29 Home Economics Work Experience 2, not for credit    
  5   INDUSTRIAL ARTS    
  50 11 General Industrial Arts 1   introductory course; basic skills; woods; metals; plastics; home and tool crafts; tool familiarization
    19 General Industrial Arts 1, not for credit    
    21 General Industrial Arts 2   intermediate course; occupational orientation; basic skills, woods, metals; plastics; home repair
    29 General Industrial Arts 2, not for credit    
    31 General Industrial Arts 3    
    39 General Industrial Arts 3, not for credit    
  6   SERVICE OCCUPATIONS    
  61 11 Cosmetology/Barber 1   shampooing; supply replacement; hygiene; cleaning and maintenance of environment, equipment, and supplies
    19 Cosmetology/Barber 1, not for credit    
    21 Cosmetology/Barber 2   elementary hair care; shampooing; maintenance of supplies and equipment
    29 Cosmetology/Barber 2, not for credit    
  62 11 Custodial And Housekeeping Services 1   training in techniques for cleaning and maintenance; waxing floors; special machinery; window and metal surface cleaning; snow removal; grounds maintenance
    19 Custodial and Housekeeping Services 1, not for credit    
    21 Custodial And Housekeeping Services 2   general custodial training; grounds maintenance; commercial and industrial buildings; simple maintenance and repair
    29 Custodial and Housekeeping Services 2, not for credit    
  63 11 Food Services 1   training for food service; cook; kitchen helper; dishwasher; baker; waiter/waitress; bus person; cafeteria server; fry cook; fast food; sandwich
    19 Food Services 1, not for credit    
    21 Food Services 2   continued training in food service occupations
    29 Food Services 2, not for credit    
  64 11 Miscellaneous Services 1   dry cleaning and laundering; library assistance; mortician assistance; companion to the aged
    19 Miscellaneous Services 1, not for credit    
    21 Miscellaneous Services 2   continued training in personal service occupations; dry cleaning and laundering; library assistance; mortician assistance; companion to the aged
    29 Miscellaneous Services 2, not for credit    
  65 11 Service Occupations Work Study 1   unpaid practice and mastery of service occupations skills
    19 Service Occupations Work Study 1, not for credit    
    21 Service Occupations Work Study 2   continued unpaid practice and mastery of service occupations skills
    29 Service Occupations Work Study 2, not for credit    
  66 11 Service Occupations Work Experience 1   paid on- the-job training in service occupations
    19 Service Occupations Work Experience 1, not for credit    
    21 Service Occupations Work Experience 2   continued paid on-the-job training in service occupations
    29 Service Occupations Work Experience 2, not for credit    
  7   PRECISION PRODUCTION    
  71 11 Graphic And Printing Communications 1   lettering and signs; book binding; introduction to printing techniques
    19 Graphic And Printing Communications 1, not for credit    
    21 Graphic And Printing Communications 2   more advanced work; sign painting; bookbinding; printing production
    29 Graphic And Printing Communications 2, not for credit    
  72 11 Leatherwork And Upholstery 1   materials preparation; tool familiarization; cutting; sewing
    19 Leatherwork And Upholstery 1, not for credit    
    21 Leatherwork And Upholstery 2   additional experience; tool care; patterns and design; repair work
    29 Leatherwork And Upholstery 2, not for credit    
  73 11 Meatcutting 1   operation, cleaning, and maintenance of meatcutting equipment; operating scale; preparation of carcasses for consumer size portions
    19 Meatcutting 1, not for credit    
    21 Meatcutting 2   cutting, trimming, and preparing meat, fish, poultry for wholesale or retail sale; weighing and pricing; display and refrigeration
    29 Meatcutting 2, not for credit    
  74 11 Precision Production Work Study 1   unpaid practice and mastery of precision production skills
    19 Precision Production Work Study 1, not for credit    
    21 Precision Production Work Study 2   continued unpaid practice and mastery of precision production skills
    29 Precision Production Work Study 2, not for credit    
  75 11 Precision Production Work Experience 1   paid on-the-job training in precision production
    19 Precision Production Work Experience 1, not for credit    
    21 Precision Production Work Experience 2   continued paid on-the-job training in precision production
    29 Precision Production Work Experience 2, not for credit    
  8   TRADES AND INDUSTRIAL CONSTRUCTION    
  80 11 General Construction Trades 1   introductory level training in one or more construction trades; basic skills; use and maintenance of hand tools
    19 General Construction Trades 1, not for credit    
    21 General Construction Trades 2   general training in one or more of the construction trades; masonry; carpentry; electricity; plumbing; blueprint reading; power tools
    29 General Construction Trades 2, not for credit    
    31 General Construction Trades 3   more advanced training; carpentry; masonry; electrical; plumbing; estimating; code compliance
    39 General Construction Trades 3, not for credit    
  81 11 Brickmasonry, Stonemasonry, And Tile Setting 1   basic bricklaying; use and care of hand tools; brick bonds; concrete block plastering
    19 Brickmasonry, Stonemasonry, And Tile Setting 1, not for credit    
    21 Brickmasonry, Stonemasonry, And Tile Setting 2   more advanced bricklaying; power equipment; cutting; blueprint reading; tile finishing; plastering
    29 Brickmasonry, Stonemasonry, And Tile Setting 2, not for credit    
  82 11 Carpentry 1   basic skills; use of woodworking power equipment and hand tools; safety; assembly techniques
    19 Carpentry 1, not for credit    
    21 Carpentry 2   forming; framing; blueprint reading; code compliance; roofs, floors; drywall
    29 Carpentry 2, not for credit    
  83 11 Plumbing 1   basic skills in layout, assembly, and repair of pipes, fittings, and fixtures; tool familiarization and care; safety
    19 Plumbing 1, not for credit    
    21 Plumbing 2   further skills development in layout, assembly, and repair of pipes, fittings, and fixtures; blueprint reading; code compliance
    29 Plumbing 2, not for credit    
  84 11 Construction Trades Work Study 1   unpaid practice and mastery of construction trades skills
    19 Construction Trades Work Study 1, not for credit    
    21 Construction Trades Work Study 2   continued unpaid practice and mastery of construction trades skills
    29 Construction Trades Work Study 2, not for credit    
  85 11 Construction Trades Work Experience 1   paid on-the-job training in construction trades
    19 Construction Trades Work Experience 1, not for credit    
    21 Construction Trades Work Experience 2   continued paid on-the-job training in construction trades
    29 Construction Trades Work Experience 2, not for credit    
  9   MECHANICS AND REPAIRERS    
  90 11 Auto Service 1   introductory training in auto servicing; tool use; service station attendant training; tire service; road service
    19 Auto Service 1, not for credit    
    21 Auto Service 2   general training in basic auto maintenance; oil change; tire service; state inspection codes; service station attendant training; emergency road equipment
    29 Auto Service 2, not for credit    
  91 11 Auto Service, Work Experience 1   paid on-the-job training in auto service occupations
    19 Auto Service, Work Experience 1, not for credit    
    21 Auto Service, Work Experience 2   continued paid on- the-job training in auto service occupations
    29 Auto Service, Work Experience 2, not for credit    

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