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Accelerated/Expedited Career and Occupational Preparation Courses and Programs

An accelerated or expedited course or program is one where the learner completes the skill sets necessary to enter employment in a shorter or condensed time period from that of the traditional course.
These programs can be completed in under 45 weeks and will provide successful Certificate completers with marketable skills for employment. The approximate costs of training range between $765 and $2,500.

All Certificates can be completed in one year or less.
# - Indicates the number of full Certifications offered in a single term
X - Indicates the semesters Certificate components are offered

Program/Course Description Time of Year Offered Type of Credential
Awarded
Fall Winter SU I SU II Certificate Industry
Certificate
CAD Level I Fundamentals X X X   Certificate of
Achievement
CAD.LV1.CA
 
CIS Web Software Engineering X X X Certificate of
Achievement
CIS.WSE.CA
 
CISCO Internetworking X X X X Certificate of
Achievement
CIS.CIN.CA
 
EMS Paramedic X X X X Certificate
EMS.PAR.CT
 
ENV Heating X X X   Certificate
ENV.HVH.CT
EPA Technician
(on request)
ENV Refrigeration X X X   Certificate
ENV.HVR.CT
EPA Technician
(on request)
Landscape Design X X X   Certificate of
Achievement
LAD.CA
 
Landscape Design Level II X X X   Certificate
LAD.CT
 
Landscape Horticulture X X X   Certificate of
Achievement
LSH.CA
 
Landscape Horticulture Level II X X X   Certificate
LSH.CT
 
Medical Insurance Coding and Billing X X X   Certificate of
Achievement
MDA.MIC.CA
 
Medical Office Administrative Procedures X X X   Certificate of
Achievement
MDA.MOA.CA
 
Medical Office Clinical Procedures X X X   Certificate of
Achievement
MDA.MOC.CA
 
Ophthalmic Assisting X X X   Certificate of
Achievement
MDA.OPA.CA
 
Phlebotomy X X X   Certificate of
Achievement
MDA.PHT.CA
 
Welding Technology X X X   Certificate
WEL.CT