Sno-Isle Online FALL Application - Full Year


New Applicants:

This site is for applying for 2018-2019 FULL YEAR openings only (classes start in the FALL).

If you have not already completed a Sno-Isle application, you may create an application here:


Please note that while the programs listed below currently have openings, course availability may change based on enrollment changes.

Programs currently available:

Aerospace Manufacturing & Maintenance Technology

For an ever evolving industry, the Aerospace world is constantly in search of young and energetic enthusiasts who are well prepared and trained to combat the demanding needs of the industry. We have evolved from 1902 when the Wright brothers took to gliding from the mountains and then making a landmark step in a powered flight a year later in 1903. Today,well over a 100 years later, we are not only producing sustained powered aircraft but also the B787 Dreamliner. It is the world\'s first major airliner to use composite materials as the primary material in the construction of its airframe, making it the most fuel efficient aircraft in the world.

In this program I will prepare you using all the resources and tools provided by Boeing, our major partner in Aerospace Manufacturing Technology. Whether it is in Aerospace Engineering, Manufacturing, Maintenance or Commercial Piloting, you will have all the necessary skills and knowledge to make your transition into the industry with ease. You will learn about the theory of flight, aircraft engines, aircraft electrical and hydraulic systems and structures, through lectures, lab/workshop, field trips and assignments.

Animation

Students learn to design and create animations for both video and video games using a combination of traditional art, digital 2D computer programs, and 3d animation software. This course prepares students for skills necessary for production level art and animation.

Strong drawing skills are not needed. Such skills will be developed and refined as you progress throughout the program.

Auto Body / Collision Repair

Auto Body & Collision Repair class is designed as a two year program focusing on safety, tool identification and proper use, vehicle construction, minor body repair, sanding, painting components and techniques, estimating damaged vehicles, welding and other technical skills. Students gain the knowledge, positive attitude and employment skills to be successful in the automotive industry. Opportunities to connect with professionals in the field, as well as resources for continuing education after high school are also provided.

The program includes use of I-CAR professional training materials to meet National Automotive Technical Education Foundation (NATEF) requirements. Industry Certifications are also available to the successful student.

Automotive Technology

Interested in a career as an Automotive Technician? Then this is the program for you! Skilled technicians are in growing demand due to the advanced technology of today\'s vehicles. Here at Sno-Isle you\'ll have the opportunity to learn the basics and the foundation required to be successful with diagnosing and repairing today\'s ever changing automobile.In our NATEF-Certified Auto Tech program, students will have the opportunity to learn how to repair vehicles using the NATEF tasks and guidelines. This is also an AYES school program, so students receive the benefits of being a member of the Automotive Youth Education System.

Students in the Auto Tech program have the opportunity to work in an active auto shop where skills are applied in an actual job setting. This is a preparatory program and not for the hobbyist!

Careers in Education *NEW

Have you ever considered a career in public education? Do you enjoy working with kids, and like helping or explaining things? You may immediately think of being a teacher, but there are so many more careers in education that offer decent pay, health benefits, and a great schedule. This course explores all of the aspects of educational careers, and includes internships so you will begin building your resume right away. Plus, you’ll have the opportunity to earn your paraeducator certificate so that you can start working in the field immediately, and make a difference in others’ lives!

Computers, Servers & Networking

IT is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. If you are interested in a challenging, changing, dynamic career, apply for Computers, Servers, and Networking. Earn college credits while you learn in a challenging, hands on environment with a dynamic, industry certified instructor passionate about technology. We work with a variety of industry-standard equipment learning how to troubleshoot, repair, build, and rebuild computers. We then move on to building and controlling networks. The course helps prepare students for industry standard certifications from Comptia, Microsoft, and Cisco.

Students who are successful in this program have a passion for computer technology, a strong desire to learn, strong reading skills, the ability to read and follow directions, and are ready to further develop critical thinking, troubleshooting, and teamworking skills. Successful students can earn up to 25 college credits through tech prep.

Construction Trades

The course is run as realistically as possible to resemble a construction company, introducing students to many different jobs in the industry. Students will learn about job safety, framing, roofing, siding, stairs, rafters, basic rigging, and many different projects using the tools of the trade such as a table saw, disc sander, skill saw, band saw, and many hand tools. This program is coordinated and sponsored in partnership with the NCCER (National Center for Construction Education and Research) and CITC of Washington (Construction Industry Training Council). With successful completion of this program, students will receive a National Certificate of Completion of Core Curriculum.

Cosmetology

This is an introductory course offered on the Sno-Isle TECH campus. Students will practice basic cosmetology services such as shampooing/draping, hair analysis/treatment, haircutting, natural nail care, basic skin care, temporary hair removal, wet styling, thermal styling, permanent waving, chemical relaxing, hair coloring and lightening, safety measures and decontamination control in a closely supervised lecture/lab class.

Students practice on models, mannequins, and each other. Curriculum framework provided by the Everett Community College cosmetology program.

Cosmetology - EvCC Campus

Students in 12th grade may enroll directly into Everett Community College\'s Cosmetology program. PLEASE NOTE: Students are responsible for approximately $12,000 of tuition, payable quarterly directly to EvCC. Interviews for Cos 2 will NOT be held on the Sno-Isle campus; they will be held in Marysville at the EvCC Cosmetology Campus.

The class is scheduled 12:00-4:00 PM daily during the school year so that students may also attend their high school to complete graduation requirements. Accepted students start their Cosmetology training during the summer quarter before 12th grade begins, continue training throughout the 12th grade year, and finish the program in the summer quarter following graduation. This allows for them to complete the total number of training hours required for a Washington State cosmetology license.

Sno-Isle Tech subsidizes a portion of the college tuition for students earning a passing grade, however students are required to purchase their own Cosmetology kit and IPad (see cost list for details), as well as provide their own transportation to the Marysville Campus of EvCC where the Cosmetology school is located.

Students who complete Cosmetology 1 at Sno-Isle TECH campus and continue on to the Cosmetology 12th grade class at EvCC have the opportunity to transfer their hours and save approximately $2500 in tuition, as well as reduce the amount of time to complete the program.

Criminal Justice

Students will have extensive exposure to the career opportunities within Law Enforcement. The class has numerous guest speakers, field trips and a lethal force decision making simulator. Students receive professional training in handcuffing, weaponless defense scenarios, first aid and CPR. Students accepted to this program must have personal integrity. Subject matter can be very intense, dealing with the complexity of morals, ethics, civil liberties, civil rights, cultural diversities, case law and current events. Disqualifiers for law enforcement employment include: history of continual illegal drug use, felony or domestic violence convictions.

Culinary Arts

Great restaurants are known for their chefs, and great chefs are known for their education. This program lets you see what it is like working in a restaurant - our own! This is a fast paced, hands-on class, with emphasis on Classical Culinary Techniques, under the direction of a professional chef.

Understand what makes good food great and what makes great food outstanding. Get a glimpse of the skills needed to manage a business. Discover the fun of making wonderful food, providing professional service, and learning valuable, marketable skills.

Dental Assisting

Would you like to be considered a professional right out of high school? Dental Assisting is a fascinating blend of Health, Science and people skills. Students gain experience in many employable traits such as teamwork, communication, and technical skills for their successful transition into the dental profession.
The program includes pre-clinical and clinical sciences, OSHA safety standards, and a 7 hour HIV/AIDS training which will help you qualify for state registration as a dental assistant. You may discover your passion for dentistry and continue your education to become a dental hygienist or dentist.

Diesel Power Technology

The Diesel program is designed to prepare students for an entry level position working with Diesel powered trucks, equipment, boats and generators. Many of our students also choose to continue their education after Sno-Isle TECH at UTI, WyoTech, and local community colleges that offer Diesel Power Technology courses.

Environmental regulations to lower emissions and increase fuel economy have changed the industry. Our curriculum has been adapted to educate our students to these changes so they are better able to begin work with the most current knowledge and industry practices.

Focusing on technological advances with engines and seven other subject areas, students should expect a blend of discussions, class projects and hands on activities in a real life shop.

Electronics Engineering Technology

What do surveillance cameras, engine controls, and the Mars Rover have in common? They all use electronics and require highly skilled engineers and technicians to build, program, repair, and maintain. Learn to build and troubleshoot using circuit drawings, prototyping boards and test equipment.

Learn to Program and build a movable robot with your hardware and software. Learn to solder and build your own telephone or binary clock. Cross-crediting in Math, English, and Science may be available along with more than 25 college credits. Field trips are offered each quarter to learn more about opportunities in this diverse career field.

Fashion and Merchandising

The world of fashion is exciting, fast paced, and creative. This program surveys the fashion industry with emphasis in retail, wholesale, manufacturing, and design. Did you ever wonder how the fashion industry works? How are designers inspired to create their clothing lines? What does it take to produce a fashion show?

You will gain practical knowledge creating displays, designing a line of clothing, producing a fashion show, studying the history of fashion and the textile industry.In a professional setting with like minded classmates, students create and market businesses and clothing lines, run and promote an embroidery and clothing business, plan and execute special events and fashion shows, as well as visit local industries to gain career focus. Learn first hand the skills needed to succeed in the business!

Fire Service Technology

If you want to be a volunteer or wildland Firefighter as well as develop your self-confidence, leadership, and teamwork, then register for Fire Service Technology. This program follows the I.F.S.T.A. (International Fire Service Training Association) Essentials Curriculum while teaching firefighting skills.

Students will work in a classroom setting as well as outside in inclement weather, completing manipulative activities. Good communication skills, attitude, and a desire to work hard are essential for success in this program. It is a physically demanding class and students can earn a PE credit from most sending schools for completion of this course. Students also have the opportunity to earn college credit via EvCC if they complete the class with a grade of B or better!

Medical Assisting

Do you want a medical career with endless opportunities? This course is a starting point to begin a career in the medical field. Learn the language of doctors, nurses, and health care professionals. This course involves a curriculum of medical terminology, administrative focus, basic clinical skills, and a second semester internship! Successful completion of a high school health class and biology class are required prior to attending this program.

Learn to take blood pressure, temperature, pulse, respiration, height, weight; perform vision screening, surgical scrub, CPR, First-Aid, medical instruments and office skills. Students in this course will complete an internship during second semester, working in a hospital or clinic setting. Therefore a grade of 80% or better is required by completion of first semester to continue the course. Earn up to 15 college credits.

Nursing Assistant

Wondering if the world of medicine is right for you? Become a CNA to find out. This class prepares you for the Washington State certification exam. Experience learning basic patient care in the classroom and lab and then give that care to patients in the long term care setting. Explore the many opportunities in the medical field. You\'ll be immediately employable after certification; this is a high demand occupation. Earn 10 credits at Everett Community College, 17 credits at Edmonds Community College.

Precision Machining

Almost everything you own was made by machinists or with tools made by machinists. Precision machining students plan and make precision finished parts from raw material using lathes, mills, and CNC (computer numerical control) machines.

In this class you will have the opportunity to learn basic precision machining and CNC skills. Even more important, you will practice the kind of problem solving skills that enhance your performance in every area of life.

This is a nationally known and recognized class. In many years, the High School Washington State Precision Machining Gold Medalist is a student from this class. Sno-Isle TECH Precision Machining students have won National Bronze Precision Machining Medals in two different years, and we are working toward winning the National Gold this year!

This can be the beginning of a great career or a vital stepping-stone toward many college degree careers. For example, the best and highest-paid engineers have machining skills. Be a winner with good marketable skills!

NEW this year, a Youth Apprenticeship opportunity is being piloted. If hired, you could get paid to go to school, earn college credit, AND earn hours towards an adult apprenticeship! (*Youth Apprenticeship enrollment NOT required to participate in the Precision Machining program)

Translation and Interpretation (Medical, Educational and Legal) *NEW

Are you a bilingual student with an interest in helping others? Do you ever help translate for friends, relatives, or community members? Have you ever considered earning a living by translating and interpreting in a Medical, Educational, or Legal setting? In this safe and supportive environment you will learn how to accurately and professionally transfer communication from one language to another in written and verbal form. You will also develop your own professional portfolio and practice your skills through job shadows and internships. Finally, you will prepare for the Washington Certification Exam and have the opportunity to walk out the door ready to be paid for your hard work! Pre-requisite: Bilingual and Biliterate in English and another language [a minimum of 2.0 credits in English and 2.0 credits in World Language (or equivalent)]

Veterinary Assisting

This program is ideal for you if you\'re interested in an animal-related career. Theory and skills needed to become veterinary assistants are taught here, as well as investigating other careers and advanced schooling available in the veterinary field.

You will gain experience through classroom activities and daily handling of our resident animals. This takes place in a realistic setting on campus that models worksites in the industry. You will use your classroom knowledge and skill as you complete an internship at a local animal care facility during your second semester.

Video Game Design

Students learn to design and create video games using trigonometry and higher math, computer programming in C++, as well as 2D computer animation. This course prepares students for skills necessary for two of the video game industry\'s biggest needs: qualified video game designers and programmers.

Strong programming skills are not needed. Such skills will be developed and refined as you progress throughout the program. This is a math intensive program.

Welding / Metal Fabrication

This industry based shop environment is designed for the student who would like to receive a general metal working background as a foundation for continuing education or a trade-vocational career. Welding, fabrication and safety are taught with a blend of lecture, assignments and hands-on competencies that maintain the student\'s interest and foster a deeper appreciation of the trade.

This one/two year program can \"SPARK\" an interest in the trade of welding and metal fabrication. Students work in a classroom and shop environment developing skills in many types of welding: stick, wire feed, heli-arc, flux core, etc., plus oxy fuel cutting and basic fabrication.

Learn to take pride in your work as you are signing your name with every weld. The welding team keys to success consist of a good attitude, a desire to work hard and being able to focus on the jobs at hand; skills every employer values.