Personal Development in Convention Center

$345 for a Driver's Education Course at 2nd Wind Traffic School ($425 Value)

2nd Wind Traffic School

Santa Ana

$425 $345

30-hour driving course includes group classroom instruction and one-on-one training behind the wheel

$15 for an Online Driving Training Course from Safety 1st Driving School ($30 Value)

Safety 1st Driving School

Online Deal

$30 $15

The 30-hour course includes games and videos designed to help students pass their written DMV tests

Three or Five Private In-Home Piano, Vocal, or Guitar Lessons from The Music Abode (Up to 56% Off)

The Music Abode

Redeem from Home

$75 $35

Experienced instructors cater private music lessons to each student's needs, such as sight-reading or rehearsing complex pieces

$33 for $65 Worth of Music Lessons — Absolutely The Best Entertainment

Absolutely The Best Entertainment

Redeem from Home

$65 $33

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$ 10.99 for an Online Traffic-School Course from BESTtrafficschool.com ($ 21.95 Value)

BESTtrafficschool.com

Online Deal

$21.95 $10.99

DMV approved online traffic course may lower insurance rates; written by DMV-licensed instructors, masks driving-record citations

$99 for a Complete CompTIA A+, Network+, and Security+ IT-Certification Bundle from IT University Online ($2,695 Value)

IT University Online

Online Deal

$2,695 $99

Expert lectures, multimedia aids, and exam simulators aid in three courses, strengthening resumés and enhancing marketability

Two or Four 30-Minute In-Home Private Guitar Lessons with a RockStarter Materials Kit from University of Rock (51% Off)

University of Rock

Redeem from Home

$120 $59

Trained instructors tailor in-home guitar lessons so students build knowledge and improve their skills; RockStarter kit with music book

$79 for an Online Oracle Database Administration Course from e-Careers ($840 Value)

e-Careers

Online Deal

$840 $79

Online course covers skills needed to install and maintain Oracle databases; earn an Oracle-certified professional certificate at the end

Personal Certification from National Association for Fitness Certification (Up to 71% Off)

National Association for Fitness Certification

Online Deal

$349 $109

Online certification programs can be the first step towards becoming a professional nutritionist or fitness trainer

$98 for $228 Worth of Academic-Tutor Services — Mathnasium The Math Learning Center

Mathnasium Of Rsm

Redeem from Home

$228 $98

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$69 for CompTIA A+, Network+ and Security+ IT Certification Training Bundle from Career Academy ($1,485 Value)

Career Academy

Online Deal

$1,485 $69

Online courses with video instructions help IT professionals attain certifications in networking and corporate security

$110 for 4 At-Home Creative-Based Private Music Lessons for Kids Aged 5–17 from Winder Academy of Music ($220 Value)

Winder Academy of Music

On Location

$220 $110

Innovative approach to lessons that focuses on personal creativity; combination of fundamentals and connecting students to the instruments

$99 for an IT Database Admin Online Training Bundle from Database Training Academy ($3,595 Value)

Database Training Academy

Online Deal

$3,595 $99

More than 150 hours of training in all areas of database technology ranging from SQL to Oracle

$75 for Five-Hour CPR/AED/First-Aid Class with Full Two-Year Certification at RC Scuba Center ($150 Value)

RC Scuba Center

Multiple Locations

$150 $75

Safety experts teach students the basics of CPR/AED/first-aid and reward graduates with two-year AHA certification card

$149 for 12-Week Real Estate License Course at Nationwide Real Estate Schools

Nationwide Real Estate Schools

Multiple Locations

$309 $149

Class time and materials help students get their real-estate-salesperson license with practice exams and study material

Three-Hour Indoor, Outdoor, or Photoshop Photography Class at Don Le Photography (Up to 91% Off)

Don Le Photography

Fountain Valley

$500 $46

Accomplished photographer and video artist Don Le instructs novices in the art of indoor or outdoor photography, or how to master Photoshop

One or Three Groupons, Each Good for One Massage at American Institute of Massage Therapy (AIMT) (50% Off)

American Institute of Massage Therapy (AIMT)

Santa Ana

$30 $15

Clients can choose from Swedish, deep-tissue, sports, general relaxation, or integrated therapeutic massage; 30% off massage courses

3, 5, or 10 Men's Haircuts at Toni&Guy Academy (Up to 58% Off)

TONI&GUY Academy

Multiple Locations

$54 $25

Under the supervision of an instructor, student hairstylists create face-flattering looks

$149 for a One-Day Wealth-Management Workshop at CAS Creative Options ($399 Value)

CAS Creative Options

Costa Mesa

$399 $149

Attendees can bring their queries to a postworkshop open Q&A session with professional traders

45-Minute Makeup Application Session for One or Two at Facing Beauty Studios (Up to 57% Off)

Facing Beauty Studios

Brea-Olinda

$35 $17

Makeup & beauty bar with a chic, relaxing ambiance helps beautify women during 45-minute application sessions

$195 for a Licensing Course from Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties ($395 Value)

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties

Multiple Locations

$395 $195

Training designed to prepare students to take the state real-estate licensing exam

Intro or Professional Course at The Southern California Bartending School (Up to 59% Off). Three Options Available.

The Southern California Bartending School

Anaheim Hills

$95 $45

Intro class teaches pupils the basics of making drinks and serving patrons; professional course certifies students to work in the industry

Five Group Language Classes or Three Private Language Lessons at Spectrum Languages (Up to 56% Off)

Spectrum Languages

Irvine Business Complex

$45 $22

Group classes typically host up to eight students, and during private lessons, students work on fluency in a choice of Spanish or Italian

$69 for $137 $137 Toward One Month of Music Lessons and Registration Fee — Bach 2 Rock Academy of Music

The Bach 2 Rock Academy Of Music

La Habra City

$137 $69

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$18 for $40 at I Am You - Self Discovery Center

Speaking Circles

Newport Beach

$40 $18

Mastering the art of public speaking, starting with learning to breathe while an audience is present. We practice in small groups.

Four Private Music Lessons from Irvine Music Academy (51% Off)

Irvine Music Academy

Irvine

$175 $86

30-minute piano, guitar, and violin lessons available; instructors specialize in teaching children ages 5 and up

One or Two 40-Minute Piano Lessons at EZPiano (50% Off)

EZPiano

Irvine Business Complex

$80 $40

Experienced instructors blend aspects of teaching methods such as Suzuki and Kodály to meet the needs of each individual

$69 for Four 30-Minute Piano Lessons at Los Alamitos Academy of Music, Arts, and Languages ($150 Value)

Los Alamitos Academy of Music, Arts, and Languages

Los Alamitos

$150 $69

Learn piano-playing techniques and comprehension during lessons taught by instructors approved by the Music Teachers National Association

One or Two Basic Digital-Photography Classes at iWink Studios (Up to 75% Off)

iWink Studios

Newport Beach

$159 $45

Taught in one day, two three-hour courses cover photography basics such as camera settings and shooting moving objects

$54 for $120 Worth of Music Lessons — Ronnie Ciago Drum Lessons

Ronnie Ciago Drum Lessons

Long Beach

$120 $54

From the merchant: Beginners to advanced drummers will learn technique, grooves, and reading; they will play all styles by Ronnie Ciago.

Four or Eight Weeks of 60-Minute Spanish Lessons at Sallies Spanish School (Up to 70% Off)

Sallies Spanish School

Whittier City

$225 $69

Kids hone their Spanish-language skills in one-hour lessons that meet once a week

Three-Hour Personal-Makeup Workshop for One or Two at CAMMUA (Up to 60% Off)

CAMMUA

Whittier City

$200 $88

Learn skills such as foundation application and tailoring eye looks to your bone structure for everyday wear or special occasions

$100 for a 40-Minute Discovery Flight in a Remos GX Aircraft at Fly Light Sport CA ($209 Value)

Fly Light Sport CA

Multiple Locations

$209 $100

Soar above the California coast in a Remos GX—one of the most advanced light aircraft in the skies today

$95 for a Skills Assessment and Four Tutoring Sessions at Sylvan Learning (a $370 Value)

Sylvan Learning

Multiple Locations

$370 $95

Personal, detailed help with math, writing, or reading during tutoring sessions.

$135 for a Private 45-Minute Beginners Helicopter Lesson from Rotor Aviation ($280 Value)

Rotor Aviation

Long Beach Municipal Airport

$280 $135

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Experienced instructors teach beginner pilots the ropes during private lessons in a professional environment

Initial Assessment with Four or Eight Group Tutoring Sessions at A Better Tomorrow Education (51% Off)

A Better Tomorrow Education

Pico Rivera

$100 $49

English and math programs designed for students in grades K–12; comprehensive lessons designed to bring out each child's true potential

Academic Tutoring Sessions or SAT and ACT Test Prep from TutorNerds LLC (50% Off). Three Options Available.

TutorNerds LLC

Irvine

$280 $139

Tutors travel to a location of your choosing to help teach students course material and improve their time-management and study skills

$189 for a Scuba-Certification Course at Sea Stallion Scuba Outfitters ($495 Value)

Sea Stallion Scuba Outfitters

Irvine Industrial Complex-East

$495 $189

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Certified instructors prep students for open-water dives with classroom and pool sessions during SSI dive-certification courses

Four-Week Show Choir, Music-Reading, or Sight-Singing Class at Glee Music Academy (Up to 80% Off)

Glee Music Academy

Lake Forest Spectrum Pointe

$49 $10

Show choir classes teach rhythm, harmonies, and other basics, while music-reading and sight-singing classes demystify music notation

Two or Four 30-Minute Piano Lessons from Jenise Piano Studio (Up to 54% Off)

Jenise Piano Studio

Aliso Viejo

$60 $29

Students of all ages and experience levels learn to play the piano

Two or Four 30-Minute Classical Piano Lessons at Joyce Piano (Up to 71% Off)

Joyce Piano

Lake Forest

$60 $19

Instructor with 15 years of experience leads private lessons in classical piano playing six days a week

One, Two, or Three 2-Hour Reading and Writing Tutoring Sessions at JMLearning365 (Up to 51% Off)

JMLearning365

Aliso Viejo

$80 $39

Instructor Jeff Lake draws on his teaching experience to help students build reading, writing, and test-taking skills

$199 for a Bartending-Degree Course with Job-Placement Aid at National Bartenders School, Covina (Up to $499 Value)

National Bartenders School, Covina

Covina-Valley

$499 $199

Students learn the recipes, garnishes, and glassware for more than 200 mixed drinks through eight 60-minute classes and 40 practice hours

$49 for Four Private Guitar Lessons with Free Lesson e-Book at American Guitar Academy ($ 129.95 Value)

American Guitar Academy

Multiple Locations

$129.95 $49

Under the tutelage of skilled instructors, prospective rock icons learn scales, chords, and soloing techniques during 30-minute lessons

$20 for $35 Worth of Music Lessons — Bellamusic

Bellamusic

Bell

$35 $20

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Outdoor Book Club for One or Two from Reading Solutions (Up to 50% Off)

Reading Solutions

Laguna Hills

$10 $5

Book club on Laguna Beach teaches kids, parents, and teachers reading strategies, comprehension, and critical thinking

Four-Hour Weekend Digital-Photography Workshop for One or Two from My Artist Loft (Up to 57% Off)

My Artist Loft

Laguna Beach

$149 $69

Photo expert Mary Gulino imparts digital-photography basics throughout four-hour outdoor or indoor workshops

Four or Eight Guitar Lessons at Pat Hurley Music School (Up to 60% Off)

Pat Hurley Music School

Laguna Niguel

$130 $59

Music instructor with more than 35 years of experience teaches students to play the guitar at their own pace

Disaster-Preparedness Plan with Optional Earthquake Scenario Event at Armorbearer International (Up to 67% Off)

Armorbearer International

CTTC

$295.99 $99

Indoor, replica urban environment with obstacles to instill earthquake preparedness in participants

$1,500 for a Permanent Makeup Class and Certification at Permanent Cosmetic Make UP by Leila ($3,000 Value)

Permanent Cosmetic Make UP by Leila

Corona

$3,000 $1,500

Students learn permanent makeup application, color blending, and eyebrow shaping, leaving the course with a new machine and materials

One Month of 30-Minute Piano Lessons at Music Ed 4 U, Inc. (Half Off). Two Options Available.

Music Ed 4 U, Inc.

Ladera Ranch

$120 $60

Using a step-by-step program, a piano teacher with 40+ years of experience teaches the instrument to students of all ages

$95 for a Diagnostic Skills Assessment and Four Tutoring Sessions at Sylvan Learning ($431 Value)

Sylvan Learning

Multiple Locations

$431 $95

Following skills assessments, directors create tutoring sessions based on the Common Core Standards and personalized to each student's needs

Three or Six Hours of Math Tutoring from U.S. Best Tutors (Up to 63% Off)

U.S. Best Tutors

Norco Hills

$135 $67

Small groups of custom math tutoring for K-12 and college students led by certified teachers or degreed professionals

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Held on the Anaheim Hilton Hotel's lanai and sunset decks, Kids Help Children is a fundraiser that will benefit the CHOC Children's Hospital. Celebrities such as Vanessa Hudgens from High School Musical, Chelsea Staub of Disney's Jonas, Chyler Leigh from Grey's Anatomy and many others are scheduled to make red carpet appearances, giving kids photo and autograph ops with the young stars who will be within reach of a very long arm. They'll even see performances by Ariana Grande of Nickelodeon's Victorious, as well as Savvy & Mandy from Radio Disney and others. During the event, kids can win prizes for themselves and CHOC patients, chat with Sea World reps, conquer obstacle courses filled with wild animals, and eat their fill of refreshments.

777 West Convention Way
Anaheim,
CA
US

Sabounchi Safety Services teaches first-aid and CPR skills during on-location sessions in schools, offices, and clinics. Certified practitioners emphasize hands-on activities rather than pure lecturing, giving participants a chance to test their skills as they learn. Lessons are available in languages including English, Spanish, Hindi, and Arabic.

1181 West Katella Avenue
Anaheim,
CA
US

Founded in 1985, Epicurean gives choppers with any level of chops a hands-on—or a knives-on-and-hands-away— lesson, lead by trained instructors. During Cupcakes Couture III, students create stylish cupcakes, such as chocolate cherry cordial and strawberry with brown sugar crème fraiche icing. For clock-watchers or those trained in the fast-paced world of cup stacking competitions or speed chess, the menu of Jiffy Meals can all be prepared in less than 30 minutes. During the Sauces course, gravy un-clumps and au jus is finally translated (spoiler alert: it means "oh, you!"). Jesse Brune of Food Network's Private Chefs of Beverly Hills leads salad formations during Salad Daze and combines healthy edibles in Fit to Eat. Check out the full schedule of classes here.

270 S Clementine St
Anaheim,
CA
US

For more than 30 years, Precision Tune Auto Care has helped vehicles of all sorts run smoothly with an array of maintenance and auto-repair services. Fully trained mechanics whet engine appetites with an oil change ($29.90), then rotate and balance tires to ensure an even distribution of wear and tear, bringing inner balance to troubled rubber rollers ($59.80). A windshield-wiper replacement maintains driver visibility throughout the coming weather-filled months ($24.90), and a brake inspection ($19.90) safeguards against inconvenient malfunctions during no-holds-barred drag races down by the old nuclear power plant.

9691 Bixby Ave
Garden Grove,
CA
US

Regardless of what logo brands your vehicle, A1 Automotive's ASE-certified technicians will welcome the ride into their full-service maintenance and repair shop and provide fast, quality service. They perform an array of automotive services, from brake repairs and oil changes to engine diagnostics and tuneups. Techs even service the battery, which is one of the most important parts of the car alongside that cashmere steering-wheel cover.

2210 W Lincoln Ave.
Anaheim,
CA
US

Brother and sister team Linh and Tam Nguyen train students in the art of hair, nail, and skin care at Advance Beauty College. Their student stylists demonstrate their talents at the college?s salon and spa, cutting and coloring hair using Matrix products and pampering skin with Dermalogica products. Before facials, trainees give clients a complimentary skin-mapping analysis, ensuring that treatments target problem areas from dry skin and fine lines to acne or bits of toilet paper glued to one?s cheeks. They also provide nail services?and whether it?s a pedicure, gel manicure, or nail-art application, techs use brand-new nail files, buffers, and orangewood sticks on each client.

10121 Westminster Ave
Garden Grove,
CA
US