Resolved that the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges recommend to the Board of Governors the proposed minimum qualifications for apprenticeship faculty:
PROPOSAL FOR MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS FOR HIRE FOR APPRENTICESHIP INSTRUCTION
For hire as an instructor within the area of apprenticeship, the individual will need to meet the following minimum qualifications plus possession of the appropriate certification to practice or licensure or its equivalent, if available.
1. For hire as an instructor within the area of apprenticeship, an individual who is currently credentialed may continue to teach for the life of the credential, OR
2. Meet the current minimum qualifications.
After July 1, 1993, disciplines taught within the area of apprenticeship instruction shall require for hire any ONE of the following:
1. Completion of an Associate Degree plus 4 years of verified occupational experience in the subject matter area to be taught.
2. Six years of occupational experience AND a journeyman's certificate in the subject matter area to be taught AND completion of at least 18 semester units of college level coursework in general education or education (materials, methods, and evaluation) from an accredited institution.