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  • Class A Commercial Truck Driving Program
  • Class B Truck Driving Program
  • Community Health Worker
  • Industrial Maintenance Technician
  • Medical Assistant Training
  • Patient Care Technician Training
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification
  • Phlebotomy Training
  • Truck Driving (CDL-A) Training

Accelerated Job Training

The Workforce Solutions Group develops industry-specific training in partnership with the college’s campuses and local employers to help adults retrain for in-demand occupations in shorter duration formats. This is a comprehensive list of the variety of accelerated job training programs that have been developed by the Workforce Solutions Group. Program offerings are based on demand and the availability of funding or industry partner participation.

Call the accelerated job hotline at 314-539-5310 to leave your contact information and the program(s) that are enrolling that you are interested in to receive a call back.

Start your career with accelerated training programs

ACE Personal Trainer Certification

The next class group starts Fall 2017.
Become a certified personal trainer! Designed to provide the knowledge and understanding necessary to prepare for the ACE Personal Trainer Certification Exam and become an effective personal trainer, this course presents the ACE Integrated Fitness Training (ACE IFT®) Model as a comprehensive system for designing individualized programs based on each client’s unique health, fitness, and goals.

Aviation Maintenance Technology

Registration for this program is closed for the 2016-2017 school year.
Prepare for Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airframe and Powerplant certifications. Students learn how to maintain and repair many types of aircraft, from small aircraft with reciprocating engines to large transport planes with turbine engines. Classes will be offered at the Gateway STEM High School aviation maintenance facility meeting Monday–Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. on the St. Louis Public School schedule.

Business Office Administrative Training (BOAT)

The next class group starts September 2017.
The BOAT Program is an accelerated, 10-week professional certificate program offering diverse adult-learners the practical skills necessary to compete in today’s global workforce. Training is free to those who qualify.

Boeing Assembly Mechanic Pre-Employment

Now accepting resumes for Fall 2017 daytime classes.
Ten-week, 408 hour daytime employer specific program of instruction in aircraft assembly techniques for Assembly Mechanic positions within Boeing. Skills and Qualifications: Must be mechanically inclined and pass all required prescreening tests. Training is free to those who qualify.

Boeing Composites Mechanic Pre-Employment

Now accepting resumes for Fall 2017 class.
208-hour employer specific program of instruction in aircraft assembly techniques focused on advanced composite fabrication, assembly and repair, and teamwork for Composites Mechanic positions within Boeing. Skills and Qualifications: Must be mechanically inclined/history of hands on fine detailed work and pass all required prescreening tests. Training is free to those who qualify.

Central Sterile Processing Technician

Next class starts Fall 2017.
This two-tiered program offers the student a direct pathway to success in Central Sterile Processing. Whether starting a career in Central Sterile Processing or already working in the field, this program builds a foundation in central service workflow and concerns, basic job knowledge and skills, and basic job responsibilities.

Class A (CDL-A) Commercial Truck Driving Program

Now enrolling for July 10 and August 14 daytime class sessions.
The Truck Driving program is a five-week program which prepares the graduate to enter the commercial driving industry as an over-the-road truck driver. Students will rotate through a combination of classroom, driving simulator time, and 45 hours of driving.

Class B (CDL-B) Truck Driving Program

Two-week CDL-B class starts July 26, 2017.
The Class B Commercial Driver License (CDL-B) truck driving program is a two-week program which prepares the graduate to safely operate heavy trucks with air-brakes. Students will rotate through a combination of classroom training and maneuvers on a driving range, including 15 hours of driving experience using large trucks with manual transmissions.

Community Health Worker Training

Enrolling now for a class starting September 6, 2017.
Learn to conduct outreach for medical personnel or health organizations as a Community Health Worker. Prepare to implement programs in the community that promote, maintain and improve individual and community health. The Community Health Worker non-credit training program combines classroom instruction with service learning in the community. The program includes 108 classroom hours and 60 service learning hours. Students must be available during daytime hours on Mondays and Wednesdays for the classroom instruction and at other times as needed to complete service learning hours. Training is free to those who qualify.

Customer Service Institute

Now enrolling for class starting September 2017.
CSI is specifically designed to address employers’ growing need for employees with great customer service skills, professionalism and exceptional work ethics. CSI answers this call by preparing individuals with training and certifications necessary to thrive. Training is free to those who qualify.

Industrial Maintenance Technician Training

Now enrolling for classes starting July 2017.
Train to repair and maintain commercial or industrial machinery in buildings and in a plant or factory setting, to ensure the machines' proper functionality. The 7 week IMT non-credit training program provides 210 hours of classroom instruction with additional open computer lab time. Classes are held Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Center for Workforce Innovation on the Florissant Valley campus. Training is free to those who qualify.

Medical Assistant Training

Now enrolling for classes starting July and September 2017.
Train to perform administrative and basic clinical tasks in a clinical setting. Take advantage of this training opportunity and prepare to earn your Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) certification. The Medical Assistant non-credit training program combines 25 weeks of intensive classroom with clinical instruction. Classes and the clinical experiences are held Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Training is free to those who qualify.

Nurse Assistant for Nursing Homes

Next classes will start Fall 2017.
10 week hands-on intensive training program for those interested in entry level positions as a certified Nurse Assistant.

Patient Care Technician

Now enrolling for classes starting October 16, 2017.
Patient Care Technicians provide patient-focused services in a hospital setting. This non-credit training program requires a full-time commitment of nine weeks from the participants. It combines six weeks of intensive classroom instruction with three weeks of clinical practice. The hours for classroom instruction are 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. The clinical instruction, held in St. Louis-area hospitals, is held three days a week from 6:45 a.m. to 6:45 p.m. Training is free to those who qualify.

Pharmacy Technician Certification

Next class will be in September 2017.
This training prepares the student for entry level employment as a pharmacy technician. Students will learn about the top medications dispensed in the United States and be introduced to the basic concepts of pharmacy calculations for proper medication dispensing.

Phlebotomy

Next class will be in September 2017.
This noncredit program prepares the student for entry level employment as a phlebotomist. The course provides classroom, lab instruction and clinical experience. Class meets two times a week for eleven weeks; each class session is three hours in length. The 120 hours of clinical experience is in addition to scheduled class time. Strict attendance policy enforced throughout this training.

Solar Training - NABCEP Certified Solar Courses

Next class will start Fall 2017.
STLCC offers North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) approved solar training courses from beginner to advanced levels.

Call the accelerated job hotline at 314-539-5310 to leave your contact information and the program(s) that are enrolling that you are interested in to receive a call back.