Schedule

Explore our FastForward programs in more detail or quickly find the next offering of each program below. Attend an Information Session to learn more about funding for upcoming FastForward programs. Early inquiry is encouraged to complete funding assistance application, program admissions requirements and secure a space. 

FastForward Credential Programs

ProgramStart DateEnd DateDaysTimesFull TuitionFastForward Tuition*Register by

HEALTHCARE

Clinical Medical Assistant

Clinical Medical AssistantJan. 17Jun. 12MWTh6:30 - 9:30 p.m.$3,267$1,089Closed
+ Skills LabsFeb. 27, Mar. 30, May 4Select Saturdays8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.   

+Certification Exam

Jun. 13Jun. 13Th6:00 - 9:30 p.m.   
Reliable Internet connection and a computer are strongly encouraged for this program. Class will be supplemented with online materials. Students who have a laptop are encouraged to bring laptops to class. One-hour meal break on Saturdays.
Clinical Medical AssistantFeb. 12May 10MWF

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

1:30 -4:30 p.m.

$3,267$1,089Closed
+ Certification ExamMay 15May 15WTBD 
Reliable Internet connection and a computer are strongly encouraged for this program. Class will be supplemented with online materials. Students who have a laptop are encouraged to bring laptops to class. 

Nurse Aide 

Nurse AideMay 20Aug. 8MTWTh6:00 - 9:45 p.m.$3,495$1,165May 15
+ Skills Lab & BLS-CPRJun. 8Aug. 12Saturdays8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.   

+ Tentative State Exam

Aug. 17Aug. 17Sat8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.   
Reliable Internet connection and a computer are needed for this program. Class will be supplemented with online materials on Canvas. Students who have a laptop are encouraged to bring laptops to class. One-hour meal break provided on Saturday skill sessions. Clinical sessions anticipate to occur during evening class hours, subject to change.

Medication Aide

Medication Aide*Coming in Summer 2024 $1,101$367 

Phlebotomy Technician

Phlebotomy Technician*Mar. 25Jun. 13MTTh**6 - 10 p.m.$2,334$778Closed
+ BLS CPR^Apr. 27Apr. 27S8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.   
+ Externship (tentative)May 6Jun. 1TBDTBD   

Reliable Internet connection and a computer are strongly encouraged for this program. Class will be supplemented with online materials. Students who have a laptop are encouraged to bring laptops to class. 

**Class will meet 6-10 p.m. the first week, then adjust to meeting 6:30-9:30 p.m. thereafter. 

^BLS-CPR for Healthcare Providers required at no additional cost for those not already certified through August 31, 2024.

Notes: Externship locations and times vary.

Sterile Processing Technician 

Sterile Processing TechnicianFeb. 19Jun. 27M/Th

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

1:30 -4:30 p.m.

$4,500$1,500Closed

+Tentative Clinical*

Mar. 5May 10TWF8 a.m. - 5 p.m.   

+Tentative Clinical*

May 14Jun. 28MTWF8 a.m. - 5 p.m.   

Reliable Internet connection and a computer are strongly encouraged for this program. Class will be supplemented with online materials. Students who have a laptop are encouraged to bring laptops to class. 

*Clinical hours tentative and subject to change and clinical placement. Students must accumulate a minimum of 400 clinical hours and attain competency in required skills before eligible to attempt certification exam.

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

ProgramStart DateEnd DateDaysTimesFull TuitionFastForward Tuition*Register by
A+Feb. 27May 2T, Th6 - 10 p.m.$2,502$834Closed

+Skills Labs

Mar. 16, Apr. 13, Apr 27Sat10 a.m. - 3 p.m.Next cohort, $4,500

$1,500

 
Reliable Internet connection and a computer are needed for all IT programs. Weekly class sessions are held online via Zoom. Class will be supplemented with online materials on Canvas. Saturday skill labs are held on campus. One-hour meal break provided on Saturday sessions.
Network+May 21Jul. 11T, Th6 - 10 p.m.$3,750$1,250May 16
Security+Apr. 1May 6M, W6 - 10 p.m.$3,750$1,250Closed
Reliable Internet connection and a computer are needed for all IT programs. Weekly class sessions are held online via Zoom. Class will be supplemented with online materials on Canvas. 

LOGISTICS & TRANSPORTATION

ProgramStart DateEnd DateDaysTimesFull TuitionFastForward Tuition*Register by

Commercial Drivers (CDL)

Class B - BusMar. 11Apr. 3MTWTh8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$4,500

$1,500

Closed
Class B - TruckMar. 11Apr. 3MTWTh8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$4,500

$1,500

Closed
Class A - Tractor TrailerMar. 11Apr. 11MTWTh8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$6,000

$2,000

Closed
Class A - Tractor TrailerMar. 23Jun. 9S, Su8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$6,000

$2,000

Mar. 20
Class A - Tractor TrailerApr. 8May 9MTWTh8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$6,000

$2,000

Apr. 3
Class A - Tractor TrailerMay 15Jun. 20MTWTh8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$6,000

$2,000

May 10
Class B - TruckJun. 3Jun. 27MTWTh8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$4,500

$1,500

May 29

Heavy Equipment Operator Pathway

Heavy Equipment Operator, Level 1 ^Coming in Summer 2024 $4,500$1,500 
Heavy Equipment Operator, Level 2Coming in Fall 2024 $4,500$1,500 
Heavy Equipment Operator, Level 3Coming in Fall 2024 

$4,500

$1,500

 

Remote Pilot Airman

Remote Pilot AirmanComing Soon  $750$250Closed

Small Engine Repair Pathway

Compact Diesel Engine RepairFeb. 26Apr. 17M, W6 - 9 p.m.$999$333Closed
Driveline/HydraulicsApr. 24May 22M, W6 - 9 p.m.$750$250Apr. 19
4-Stroke Engine RepairComing in Fall 2024 $750$250 
2-Stroke Engine RepairComing in Fall 2024 $600$200 
Power Equipment Electrical SystemsComing in Fall 2024 $600$200 

SKILLED TRADES

ProgramStart DateEnd DateDaysTimesFull TuitionFastForward Tuition*Register by

Entry to Level 1 Programs (Prerequisite for Construction Craft, Electrical, Plumbing)

Introduction to ConstructionApr. 22Apr. 26MTWThF8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$1,098

$366

Apr. 17
Introduction to ConstructionMay 28Jun. 27T, Th5:30-9:30 p.m.

$1,098

$366

May 22

Construction Pathway

Introduction to ConstructionApr. 22Apr. 26MTWThF8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$1,098

$366

Apr. 17
Construction Craft Laborer, Level 1 ^Coming in Fall 2024  $2,304$768 

Electrical Pathway

Electrical, Level 2^Mar. 12May 16T, Th5:30-9:30 p.m.

$1,650

$550

Closed
Electrical, Level 1 & Level 2 are hybrid programs with 80 hours of in-class instruction and 40 hours of online, anytime instruction (approximately 4 hours per week). Reliable Internet connection and a computer are needed for these programs.
Electrical, Level 1 ^Apr. 1Jun. 10M, W5:30-9:30 p.m.

$1,500

$500

Closed
Electrical, Level 1 & Level 2 are hybrid programs with 80 hours of in-class instruction and 40 hours of online, anytime instruction (approximately 4 hours per week). Reliable Internet connection and a computer are needed for these programs.

HVAC Fundamentals Pathway

Introduction to Air ConditioningComing in Fall 2024 $1,500$500Closed
AC & Electrical Systems TroubleshootingApr. 15May 20M, W5:30-9:30 p.m.

$1,500

$500

Apr. 10

Maintenance Technician Pathway

Maintenance TechnicianApr. 16Jun. 20T, Th5:30-9:30 p.m.$2,700$900Apr. 11

Plumbing Pathway

Plumbing, Level 1 ^Apr. 17Jun. 26M, W5:30-9:30 p.m.$1,599

$533

Apr. 12
Plumbing, Level 1 is a hybrid program with 80 hours of in-class instruction and 40 hours of online, anytime instruction (approximately 4 hours per week). Reliable Internet connection and a computer are needed for this program.

Solar Technologies Pathway

Industrial Solar InstallerApr. 30May 1T, W8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$897$299Apr. 24
Solar TechnicianMay 6May 10MTWThF8 a.m. - 5 p.m.$1,650$550May 1

WELDING & MANUFACTURING 

ProgramStart DateEnd DateDaysTimesFull TuitionFastForward Tuition*Register by
Basic WelderJan. 22Apr. 22M, W5:30-9:30 p.m.$5,850$1,950Closed
Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)Feb. 6May 7T, Th5:30-9:30 p.m.$5,850$1,950Closed
Gas Metal Arc Welding (GMAW)Mar. 26Jun. 18T, Th5:30-9:30 p.m.$5,850$1,950Closed
Pipe WeldingComing in Fall 2024 $5,850$1,950 

Machining Pathway

Measurement, Materials & SafetyComing in Summer 20248 a.m. - 5 p.m.$900$300 
Job Planning, Benchwork & LayoutComing in Summer 20248 a.m. - 5 p.m.$900$300 
CNC Milling Fundamentals IComing in Summer 20248 a.m. - 5 p.m.

$2,400

$800

 
CNC Milling Fundamentals IIComing in Fall 2024 

$1,620

$540

 
Computer Aided Design (CAD) FundamentalsComing in Fall 2024 

$1,620

$540

 
CNC Programming & OperationsComing in Spring 2025 

$2,400

$800

 

* Registrations after this date will be permitted if space is available.

^ Earned credential in Introduction to Construction from NCCER is required before enrollment in Level 1 classes.

Class dates, location and tuition subject to change.

Day Abbreviations

M=Monday, T=Tuesday, W=Wednesday, Th=Thursday, F=Friday, S=Saturday, Su=Sunday

No classes scheduled on the following dates: 

2024: Jan. 15, May 24-27, Jun. 19, Jul. 4