Workforce Development Classes & Programs

Cybersecurity & Technology

Class Start Date End Date Days Time Location Tuition Tuition:
FastForward
Tuition:
Scholarship
A+ Certified Technician 1/17/23 3/16/23 TWR 6 pm - 10 pm Online - Synchronous $2,502.00 $834.00 $83.40
Network+ Certified Professional 3/27/23 5/4/23 MWR 6 pm - 9 pm Online - Synchronous $1,611.00 $537.00 $53.70
Security+ Certified Professional 5/16/23 6/22/23 TWR 6 pm - 10 pm Online - Synchronous $1,716.00 $572.00 $57.20

Healthcare : FastForward Programs

Class Start Date End Date Days Time Location Tuition Tuition:
FastForward
Tuition:
Scholarship
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) 1/23/23 5/4/23 MTW 1-5 pm Online - Synchronous $2,166.00 $722.00 $72.20
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) 1/23/23 5/4/23 MTW 6-10 pm Online - Synchronous $2,166.00 $722.00 $72.20
Phlebotomy Technician 1/24/23 4/6/23 TR 5:30pm-8:30pm In Person - SE Center $2,334.00 $778.00 $77.80
Phlebotomy Technician 2/6/23 4/20/23 MW 6-10 pm In Person - HT $2,334.00 $778.00 $77.80
Phlebotomy Technician 2/13/23 4/26/23 MW 6pm - 10pm In Person - Hampton $2,334.00 $778.00 $77.80
Phlebotomy Technician 2/18/23 4/29/23 SAT 9 am - 6 pm In Person - Hampton $2,334.00 $778.00 $77.80
Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA) 1/31/23 6/8/23 TR 6-10 pm In Person - Hampton $3,267.00 $1,089.00 $108.90
Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA) 2/7/23 6/15/23 TR 6-10 pm In person - HT $3,267.00 $1,089.00 $108.90
Nurse Aide Education (CNA) 2/20/23 4/21/23 MTWR 8 am - 12pm In-Person - HT $3,495.00 $1,165.00 $116.50
Nurse Aide Education (CNA) 2/20/23 4/21/23 MTWR 10am - 2pm In-Person - Hampton $3,495.00 $1,165.00 $116.50
Nurse Aide Education (CNA) 2/20/23 4/21/23 MTWR 5pm - 9pm In-Person - Hampton $3,495.00 $1,165.00 $116.50

Healthcare : Non-FastForward Programs

Class Start Date End Date Days Time Location Tuition
EKG Technician 2/6/23 4/20/23 MR 6-10 pm Hybrid $1,425.00
CEHR - Certified Electronic Records Certificate 1/17/23 6-10 months sched varies - multiple instructors Online - Synchronous $2,580.00
Medical Coding & Billing Specialist Certificate 1/17/23 6-10 months sched varies - multiple instructors Online - Synchronous $2,975.00

Manufacturing & Construction Trades

Class Start Date End Date Days     Time                      Location Delivery Full Tuition Tuition:
FastForward
Tuition:
Scholarship
Electricial Level 1 11/14/22 2/2/23 M - R 1 - 5 pm CBCT In-Person $2,106.00 $702.00 $70.20
Electrical Level 1 2/13/23 4/20/23 M - R 1 - 5 pm CBCT In-Person $2,106.00 $702.00 $70.20
HVAC Level 2 1/9/23 4/6/23 M, W, R 5 - 9 pm CBCT In-Person $2,301.00 $767.00 $76.70
Plumbing Level 1 1/23/23 4/27/23 M, W, F 5 - 9 pm CBCT In-Person $1,941.00 $647.00 $64.70
Facilities Maintenance 1/9/23 6/2/23 M, W, F 5 - 9 pm CBCT In-Person $3,345.00 $1,115.00 $111.50
Certified Logistics Associate 1/10/23 2/9/23 T, R 5 - 9 pm Online - synchronous Online $1,500.00 $500.00 $50.00
Certified Logistics Technician 2/14/23 3/16/23 T, R 5 - 9 pm Online - synchronous Online $1,500.00 $500.00 $50.00
Certified Logistics Associate 3/21/23 4/20/23 T, R 5 - 9 pm Online - synchronous Online $1,500.00 $500.00 $50.00
Certified Logistics Technician 4/25/23 5/25/23 T, R 5 - 9 pm Online - synchronous Online $1,500.00 $500.00 $50.00
SMAW 1/9/23 2/16/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person $2,178.00 $726.00 $72.60
SMAW 2/20/23 3/30/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person $2,178.00 $726.00 $72.60
SMAW 4/3/23 5/11/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person $2,178.00 $726.00 $72.60
FCAW 1/9/23 2/16/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person $2,271.00 $757.00 $75.60
FCAW 2/20/23 3/30/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person $2,271.00 $757.00 $75.60
FCAW 4/3/23 5/11/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person $2,271.00 $757.00 $75.60
GMAW 1/9/23 2/2/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person

$2,268.00

$756.00 $75.60
GMAW 2/20/23 3/16/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person

$2,268.00

$756.00 $75.60
GMAW 4/3/23 4/26/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person

$2,268.00

$756.00 $75.60
GTAW 2/6/23 3/9/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person $1,755.00 $585.00 $58.50
GTAW 3/20/23 4/20/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person $1,755.00 $585.00 $58.50
Certified Welder 1/30/23 3/19/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person $2,145.00 $715.00 $71.50
Certified Welder 3/13/23 4/20/23 M - R 7 am - 12 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
PWDC & WTC In-Person $2,145.00 $715.00 $71.50

(CBCT)
Center for Building and Construction Trades
1911 Saville Row
Hampton, VA  23666

(PWDC)
Peninsula Workforce Development Center
600 Butler Farm Road
Hampton, VA 23666

(WTC)
Williamsburg Trades Center 
236 Industry Blvd
Toano, VA 23168

(HT)
Historic Triangle campus
4601 Opportunity Way
Williamsburg, VA 23188

(SE)
Southeast Higher Education Center
5720 Marshall Avenue 
Newport News, VA 23605

 

Transportation & Licensing

Hampton & Newport News
Class Start Date End Date Days Time Location Delivery Tuition Tuition:
FastForward
Tuition:
Scholarship
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 11/7/22 12/1/22 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 11/21/22 12/15/22 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 12/5/22 1/5/23 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 12/19/22 1/19/23 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 1/7/23 2/26/23 Sat - Sun 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 1/9/23 2/2/23 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 1/23/23 2/16/23 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 2/6/23 3/2/23 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 2/20/23 3/16/23 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 3/4/23 4/23/23 Sat - Sun 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 3/6/23 3/30/23 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 3/20/23 4/13/23 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 4/3/23 4/27/23 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 4/17/23 5/11/23 M - Th 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL: Class A Tractor Trailer Training 4/29/23 6/18/23 Sat - Sun 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM Hampton & Newport News In-Person $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00

Marine Welder – Virginia Ship Repair Association (VSRA) Pre-Hire Program

Associated Credential – AWS Certified Welder-Marine Welder Level 1

Dates:
October 3 – October 20, 2022 (AWS Test October 21, 2022)
October 31 - November 17, 2022 (AWS Test November 18, 2022)
November 28 - December 15, 2022 (AWS Test December 16, 2022)
January 17 - February 3, 2023
February 13 - March 2, 2023

Days/Times: Monday-Friday  7:00AM - 3:30PM
Location: Virginia Peninsula Community College Welding Lab

Requirements – Be 18+ years or older, have a High School Diploma or GED
Must wear steel-toe shoes to class

The course is three weeks (120 hours) long, designed to prepare candidates to enter a career in Marine Welding at various regional shipyards.  The course will cover the basics of stick welding with the AWS certification test included on the last day of class (which requires travel to Hampton).  In addition, the course provides the skills necessary for entry-level employment in the ship repair industry.

*The Virginia Ship Repair Association (VSRA) participating member companies will select students for this class.

To apply, visit shiprepairtraining.com

In a partnership with the Virginia Ship Repair Association, students selected for this program may enter into direct employment with a partner employer of VSRA.

For more information, call Workforce Development Center at (757) 825-4070.
 

 

Workforce Development