COVID-19 Resources

In order to keep our community updated on the latest coronavirus (COVID-19) developments, Cerro Coso is providing this webpage. Our goal is to provide you with resources and the latest news on the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Have a Question? Have a Concern? Need Some Guidance? Contact the COVID Response Core Team at

Response to a Positive COVID Test Report

Cerro Coso Community College Response to receiving a report of a positive COVID test.

  1. Staff reviews information from the COVID-19 Positive Follow-Up Questionnaire. This information helps us to determine a number of case management criteria to guide our response.
  2. COVID Case Management Staff sends several notifications according to the individual case details.
    1. All reported cases generate an automatic email notification to the individual reporting a positive case from ""
      1. The email provides instructions on Isolation, contact information and more.
    2. All reported cases generate an additional notification from the COVID case management staff that notifies instructors, supervisors, and individual of the case status and when the individual is authorized to return to campus. 
    3. Reported Cases that were ON campus during the Infectious Period (2 days prior to the onset of symptoms or a positive test result if asymptomatic, CDPH) generate Potential Exposure email notifications.
      1. The Potential Exposure email notifications inform the intended recipients of the exposure timeline, locations, individual response options, and reporting contact information. 
        1. Notifications are sent to campuses to notify staff via CC_ IWV, ESCC, KRV, ESK.  (Individual Case information is private and kept anonymous)
        2. Notifications are sent to Students via email through Navigate.  (Individual Case information is private and kept anonymous)

Reopening Protocols

Safe Campus Reopening Protocols (September 2021)

Safe Campus Reopening Protocols (May 2021)

Safe Campus Reopening Protocols (October 2020)

Vaccination Sites

Testing Sites

Free At-Home COVID-19 Tests

Resources and Guidance

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