Career and Community Education
iCAN (Individualized Career Achievement Network)
iCAN is a fast track career and workforce student support program designed to help students improve their reading, writing, math and computer skills in preparation for a new career in the areas of Agriculture, Energy and Healthcare. The program is self-paced, 120 hours depending on individual student needs. Students will have the option to receive career readiness training through a workplace-contextualized curriculum and achieve a National Career Readiness Certificate or to prepare for
college entry placement test: COMPASS. To be eligible you must be 18 years or older.

Types of Training at iCAN

Our program begins with individualized advising during our intake process. Once students decide on their pathway—credit courses or noncredit workforce training—students can begin basic skills training to prepare for their area of study.

iCOMPASS Preparation:  Open Entry
Jan. 22 - Aug. 13

Boost your college placement scores. For students seeking higher placement scores in math and/or English college classes.
  • Pre-Algebra    
  • Reading Comprehension
  • College Algebra    
  • Grammar and Writing

iCareer Skills:  Open Entry
Jan. 22 - Aug. 13

Receive Career Readiness Training through workplace-contextualized courses to achieve a
National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC)
  • Applied Mathematics    
  • Locating Information
  • Reading for Information    
  • Writing for the Workplace
National Career Readiness Certificate is recognized as the most effective strategy for certifying workplace skills and predicting workplace success. One million certificates have been issued and more than 40 states have  statewide or regional certificate programs.

Workshop Series:  Open Entry
Jan. 22 - Aug. 13

On-going workshops designed to enhance student skills
  • iCareer Search
  • iLife Skills
  • iBook Club
  • iWriter’s Workshop
  • iMath Magic

Personal Academic and Career Advising: For all registered students

iCAN is taught in a supportive model that includes tutoring, advising, and a host of online instructional supports.
  • Weekly academic planning and personal advising
  • A clear transition plan for workforce certification or college entry
  • Résumé and cover letter
  • Job search and interviewing skills

iCAN Program Brochure

iCAN_Spr20140127_Flyer3.pdf
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iCAN at Windward Community College
45-720 Keaahala Road
Kaneohe, HI 96744
ican@hawaii.edu
Tel (808) 235-7381 or (808) 235-7386
Fax (808) 235-7434
This project was funded from a grant awarded under the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training Grants, as implemented by the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration.

C3T Hawai‘i is an equal opportunity employer/program and auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.