Career Credentials

Enter the workforce or advance your career with a short-term class or group of classes designed for learners looking to develop specific, industry-recognized skills, knowledge and experience in less than one year.

FVCC Career Credentials are developed through an established governance process in partnership with industry experts. As a result, students learn in-demand, high-quality skills to move directly into a local career.

Why earn an FVCC Career Credential?

  • Stack them toward a certificate of degree program at FVCC
  • Verify specific competencies required for your chosen career path
  • Gain industry-recognized skills to get the job you want
HVAC Fundamentals
Duration: 6 months | Earning Potential: $34,560-$76,800 | Classes: 2 total, optional pre-apprenticeship | HVC 101: HVAC Fundamentals, HVC 130: HVAC Electrical
HVAC Installation Technician
Duration: 4-10 months | Earning Potential: $48,830-$90,109 | Classes: 3 total | HVC 101: HVAC Fundamentals, HVC 130: HVAC Electrical, HVC 150: Installation & Sheet Metal Fabrication
Culinary - Artisan Breads
Duration: 4 months | Earning Potential: $32,314-$56,500 | Classes: 1 total | CULA 270: Artisan Breads
JumpStart for Supervisors
Duration: 9 weeks | Earning Potential: depends on industry | Classes: 9 total | Transition to Supervising, Communication Tools, Keys to Conflict Management, A Culture of Accountability, Performance Coaching, Time Management, Taking Charge of Change, Creating Strong Teams, Developing a Leadership Mindset

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