Registration Information

Open Registration and Class Information




High School Students:

See your ROP Career Guidance Specialist at your high school. High school students do not pay any registration fees.  Note: ROP classes meeting during the bell schedule are only open to the students from the listed high school campus.


Adult Students:

Adult Registration will be in person at the ROP main campus on Tuesday, August 19, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for all available classes. Classes open to adults include: CPR Certification, Dental Assistant, Dental Coronal Polishing, Dental Radiology, Emergency Medical Technician, Medical Assistant, Programming/Coding, PC Hardware and Software, Pharmacy Technician, and Surgical Technologist A, B, C. 


Open registration continues Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. until classes are filled. 


First preference is extended to high school students who reside within the Capistrano and Laguna Beach Unified School Districts. Adults residing in either district will have preference over adults outside our service area boundary. Adults register in person at the ROP main campus.


Please note: High school registration may result in several courses becoming full and closed to adults. Please check our website for course availability prior to attending Open Registration. 


The ROP office will be closed on Monday, September 1, for Labor Day Holiday. 


In an effort to continue to serve adults, South Coast ROP is offering fee based courses. These courses are funded through student fees and not public funds. 

  • Registration fees pay for tuition only. 
  • Registration fees (cash or check only) are due in full upon registration. 
  • There will be no fee waivers issued. 
  • No refunds will be granted unless the course is cancelled by ROP. 
  • Students are responsible for the cost of textbooks and any additional course-related materials and supplies. 


‚ÄčSouth Coast ROP does not offer financial aid. For more information regarding Social Services Agency, CalWORKs, CA Department of Rehabilitation, WIA, EDD, and other local service providers, call or visit the Orange County One-Stop Center (949) 341-8000, 125 Technology Way, Suite 200, Irvine, CA 92618. Please call the Orange County One-Stop Center to see if you qualify for assistance. 


For further information, contact Student Services at South Coast ROP (949) 496-3118

Regular hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 


REGISTRATION FEES (adults only): 

Registration fees vary per course. Please review course description for applicable fees. CASH OR CHECK ONLY. Make checks payable to ROP. Returned Checks: Checks returned for insufficient funds will result in a $10 charge. 



Course enrollment, including the purchase of books, does not guarantee that a class will continue. Any class that has not attained a minimum enrollment by the end of the first week of school may be cancelled. If a class is cancelled, students will receive a refund.