Adulting 101 at ACC

Learn skills beyond the classroom

Adulting 101

Explore important life skills that can help guide your education and career path at Austin Community College’s Adulting 101: Basic Adult Skills Training session.

This FREE event includes sessions on:

  • Career exploration
  • Interview skills
  • College planning
  • Financial planning
  • Healthy living
  • How to dress for success
  • Car maintenance

Session Schedule

  • Courtyard
    • 9 a.m. - Welcoming Remarks
    • 9:15 a.m. - 12 p.m.  - Tabling 
  • Career Track - Room 1208
    • 9:15 a.m. - Career Exploration
    • 10:15 a.m. - Resume Writing
    • 11:15 a.m. - Interviewing Skills
  • Self-Care and Care of Others Track - Room 3156/3158
    • 9:15 a.m. - How to Eat a Nutritious Meal on a Budget
    • 10:15 a.m. - Healthy Bites, Healthy Moves
    • 11:15 a.m. - Be Red Cross Ready and Hands-Only CPR
  • Financial Track - Room 1212
    • 9:15 a.m. - Basic Tax Information
    • 10:15 a.m. - Understanding Insurance and Its Importance
    • 11:15 a.m. - Money Management
  • Rights and Advocacy Track - African-American Cultural Center, Room 4
    • 9:15 a.m. - Renter's Rights
    • 10:15 a.m. - Student Rights and Responsibilities
    • 11:15 a.m. - Self-Advocacy
  • Parking Lot
    • 9:15 a.m. - Car Care Demonstrations (times pending availability of presenters)
  • Conclusion - Room 8500
    • 12:15 p.m. - Lunch and Fashion Show
    • 1:15 p.m. - Employer Panel
    • 2:15 p.m. - Closing/Door Prizes and Clothing Give-Away

Community participants include:

  • Workforce Solutions
  • Dress for Success
  • Austin Area Urban League
  • A+ Credit Union
  • Foundation Communities

 

For more information, contact Community Engagement at 512.223.7672 or edelen@austincc.edu.