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FF – Certified Medical Assistant – HMCA Day (Hybrid)

February 2, 2021 @ 9:00 AM - January 28, 2021 @ 6:30 PM

Health Professions Building
Roanoke, + Google Map

We will get you on the path to a career with our accelerated program! Kick off your new career as a Medical Assistant! Learn the clinical and administrative skills to work in ambulatory care settings, such as primary care offices, urgent care centers, and specialty clinics. Get ready to pass the nationally recognized CCMA exam issued […]

FF – Introduction to Welding GMAW – MGMW

February 8, 2021 @ 5:30 PM - January 28, 2021 @ 6:30 PM

Salem High School
Salem, + Google Map

Students will learn Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW spray) methods and introductory print reading for welding. GMAW processes are used by industry, maintenance repair and hobbyists. GMAW is fast and economical and is used for welding thin-gauge metal as well as heavy plate. This course is for personal interest, career exploration or to add the […]

FF – Precision Measuring

February 17, 2021 @ 5:30 PM - January 28, 2021 @ 6:30 PM

Goodwill
Roanoke, + Google Map

Precision measuring is the cornerstone of quality in products and services many people rely upon each day. Starrett, Snap-on and NC3 combined their industrial experience and expertise to create certifications that include hands-on training on instruments that are vital to engineering, manufacturing, aerospace, power generation, and natural resources, to name a few. Those who earn […]

FF – Mechanical Systems

February 19, 2021 @ 5:30 PM - January 28, 2021 @ 6:30 PM

The driving force behind most individual applications is Mechanical Systems. Gears, drives, bearings, pulleys, and more are found in nearly everything that moves. The Mechanical Systems course covers the installation, use, maintenance, and troubleshooting of mechanical drive components and systems. The curriculum is divided into various topics which deal with the components encountered in industry. […]

Contact a Career Navigator

Career Navigators We are here help guide adults in transition into post-secondary training and education programs that will lead you to reach your career goals. Contact us for questions on your path and funding needs! Contact us for Career Paths – careernavigators@virginiawestern.edu Funding Assistance Meet Your Navigators: Amanda Decker, 540-857-6279,  adecker@virginiawestern.edu . Melissa Marcus, 540-857-6820, mmarcus@virginiawestern.edu . Career Planning Receive […]

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Career Readiness Certificate

Commonwealth of Virginia Career Readiness Certificate Matching the RIGHT PEOPLE in the RIGHT JOBS What is the Virginia Career Readiness Certificate? The Virginia Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) is endorsed and signed by the current governor of Virginia. Three WorkKeys® assessments are included in the Virginia CRC: Reading for Information measures the skill needed to comprehend and use […]

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Scholarships

There are several scholarships available that can be used in combination with other grants if additional assistance is needed. Our Career Navigators will help you determine which funding options are best for you. Roanoke City Scholarship The Roanoke City Scholarhip is available for any CCT credential class. You must be a Roanoke City resident under 300% of […]

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