Industry Recognized Certificates

  • Today’s graduates must be prepared for postsecondary education and to enter a highly competitive workforce. Sumner-Bonney Lake School District must prepare all students for career, college, and life. Our Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses provide students with rigorous content that connects education and industry standards while learning and applying 21st Century Skills. Industry Recognized Certificates (IRC) are one of the many ways Sumner-Bonney Lake CTE programs prepare students to graduate career, college, and life ready! These certificates indicate that students have demonstrated the knowledge and skills employers are looking for in their future employees. Through CTE programs students are able to prepare for life success beyond high school graduation. 


    Cluster/Program Area

    Course Offerings

    Industry Recognized Certificates Available

    Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources

    Agricultural Marketing and Communications I & II

    Animal Anatomy and Physiology I & II

    AP Environmental Science

    Biology - Ag Focus

    IB Environmental Systems & Societies SL

    Plant Science & Greenhouse Management

    Veterinary Science


    Arts, A/V & Communication

    Intro to Broadcasting

    Broadcast Production I & II

    Broadcast Associate

    Computer Animation

    Creative Design I & II

    Digital Photography I & II

    IB Film HL Production I & II

    Journalistic Writing

    Webmaster Associate


    Adobe Certified Associate

    Business, Marketing & Administration


    Accounting 1 & 2

    Entrepreneurship (Start your own business)

    Financial Algebra

    Intro to Business and Marketing (IBAM)

    Microsoft Office Certification

    Project Management

    Retail Management (Student Store Operations)

    Sports, Recreation & Entertainment Marketing

    Microsoft Office Specialist

    Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department Food Worker Card

    Health Sciences


    Addiction and the Brain – Biology 100

    Biology - Health Science Focus

    Medical Science I

    OSHA 10-Hour General Industry Certification in Healthcare

    Hospitality & Tourism

    Advanced Culinary Arts

    Culinary Arts

    Intro to Culinary Arts

    Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department Food Worker Card

    Human Services & Education


    Career and Community Connections

    Careers with Children

    Child Care Practicum I, II & III

    Child Development

    Independent Living

    Personal Choices

    Teaching Academy

    STARS Certification/Child Care Basics

    Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department Food Worker Card

    Information Technology

    AP Computer Science A

    AP Computer Science Principles

    Intro to Programming (JAVA)

    Intro to Programming through Game Design

    Adobe Certified Associate

    Skilled Trades & Technical Sciences

    Aerospace Engineering (PLTW)

    Coreplus Aero I

    Computer Integrated Manufacturing (PLTW)

    Intro to Engineering Design (PLTW)

    Principles of Engineering (PLTW)

    Autodesk Certified User

    Core Plus Certification