We offer a wide variety of career certification options for those seeking a new career or to further their current career.
In order to qualify to take the trainings listed below at no cost to the student, the student must meet the following requirements:
Enroll in adult education for 12 hours
Pass a drug screen
Complete online career assessment
Have high levels of reading and math
Most of the programs are offered several times a year. Some of our most popular training options are listed below, but we also offer other options. New courses are added frequently! For more information, please call the Learning Center to set up an appointment.
CDL-A and B Truck Driver
This program prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to drive trucks and buses, delivery vehicles, for-hire vehicles, and other commercial vehicles.
Training Length: 3 weeks
Additional Requirements: Must have a clean driving record and pass the health requirements
HVAC Maintenance Technology
The HVAC Maintenance program is designed to help students develop technical knowledge and skills related to the installation, repair, and maintenance of residential heating and air conditioning equipment. Students who complete the course will be awarded a Technical Certificate in HVAC Maintenance Technology and an EPA Technician Certification.
Training Length: 12 weeks
Gas Metal Arc Welding
Advance your career with a Welding Certification from the American Welding Society. During the training, students will use virtual reality simulators and live welding.
Training Length: 4 weeks
Emergency Medical Technician
This program teaches responsibility of BLS provider within an EMS system, how to administer medications, perform physical exam, treat patients, and much more.
Training Length: ~12 weeks
Additional Requirements: 17+ years of age, Up-to-date immunizations, CPR certification, criminal background check
This class is designed to prepare students to not only pass the Paraprofessional certification test, but to also equip students with the practical skills necessary to function as a successful paraprofessional in the classroom, culminating in opportunities to be employed in the BFW Adult Education classroom for qualifying participants.
Training Length: 6 weeks
Additional Requirements: Background Check