Thursday, August 21, 2014

03 July 2014

Training Provider/Approved Training Program(s)

July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015


Opportunity Inc. can provide up to $7,000 over 2 years to fund training for eligible applicants with the following approved vendors and programs. You need only be eligible at the time you apply. 

Opportunity Inc. can continue funding your approved training program if you find a job before completion.

Lastly, some programs may exceed the maximum funding period and/or annual training benefit. In such cases, Opportunity Inc. Career Developers can assist in identifying other grants to help defray the training cost.

Advanced Technology Institute

   Automotive Technology
   Tractor-Trailer Driving
   Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Technology (HVAC)
   Maritime Welding
   Heavy Vehicle Technology

Arclabs Welding School

  Pipe Welding
  GMAW/FCAW or SMAW Welding
  Welding (beginner welder to welder with some experience-certified inMIG, TIG, Stick)
  Welding (beginner welder to welder with some experience-certified in MIG, TIG, Stick, Pipe & Flux Core)
  Welding-Continuing Education Classes (Novice student to learn basics of welding for personal reasons or hands on practice for experienced welder before a job)
  OSHA (entry level)

Bryant & Stratton College

  Financial Support Services
  Human Resources Specialist
  Hospitality Management: Restaurant & Hotel Services

Building Trades Academy, Inc.

  Building & Facilities Maintenance Training Program

ECPI University

  A.S. Degree in Computer & Information Science with concentration in: Network Security
  A.S. Degree in Computer & Information Science with concentration in: Database Programming
  A.S. Degree in Electronics Engineering Technology with concentration in: Electronics Engineering Technology
  A.A.S. Degree in Culinary Arts
  Culinary Arts Diploma
  A.A.S. Degree in Health Science, Dental Assisting
  A.A.S. Degree in Health Science, Medical Radiography
  A.A.S. Degree In Health Science, Nursing
  A.A.S. Degree In Health Science, Physical Therapist Assistant
  A.A.S. Degree in Health Science, Medical
  A.A.S. Degree in Health Science, Health Information Management
  A.A.S. Degree in Massage Therapy
  Practical Nursing Diploma
  A.A.S. Degree in Health Science, Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  Information Assurance Training (IAT)
  Network & Router Administration
  A.A.S. Degree in Baking & Pastry Arts
  Baking & Pastry Arts Diploma
  Network Virtualization & Storage Administration
  B.S. Degree in Computer & Information Science, concentration in Database Programming
  B.S. Degree in Business Administration, Concentration in IT Management
  B.S. Degree in Criminal Justice, Concentration in Homeland Security
  B.S. Degree in Electronics Engineering Technology, concentration in Mechatronics
  Registered Nursing to Bachelor of Nursing
  B.S. Degree in Health Science, Concentration in Healthcare Administration
  B.S. Degree in Food Service Management

Employment Services, Inc. t/a Centura College and Tidewater Tech

 B.S. Business Management with concentrations in: Management, Allied Health Management, Accounting, Hospitality Management, Human Resources & Marketing
 Associate Degree in Business with concentrations in: Accounting Administration, Web Development & Management
 Associates Degree in Medical Assisting With concentrations in: Clinical Support or Management
 Associates Degree- Computer Network Management 
 Associates Degree – Massage Therapy
 Associates Degree – Paralegal Law
 Diploma – Dental Assistant
 Diploma – Medical Billing & Coding Specialist `
 Diploma – Practical Nursing
 Diploma – Auto Technician
 Diploma – Building Maintenance & Repair
 Diploma – Combination Welding
 Diploma – Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC)

Everest College

  Medical Administrative Assistant
  Medical Insurance Billing and Coding
  Dental Assistant
  Pharmacy Technician
  Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC)

Hair 4 U International Beauty and Barber College, LLC


HyperLearning Technologies, Inc.

   COMPTIA Network+
   COMPTIA Security+
   CCNA: Cisco Certified Network Associate
   IAT Levels 1 and 2, IAM Level 2 (A+, Network+, Security+)
   IAT Level 2 Networking (Security+, CCNA)
   MCSA: Windows Server 2012
   IA Technical-Level 1 (A+, Network+, Windows 7/8)
   IA Technical Level 2 (Network+, Security+, Windows 7/8)
   Linux+ Administrator (Security+ & Linux+)
   Project Management (PMP)
   Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)
   Cyber Security (Security+ & Certified Ethical Hacker)
   CompTIA Linux+

Infotec, LLC

   Certified Cisco Network Administrator
   COMPTIA Certification Program
   COMPTIA Certification Program – Linux+
   COMPTIA Advanced Security Practitioner
   Fiber Optics Certification Program
   MCSA: Windows Server 2008
   MCITP: Windows 7, Enterprise Desktop Support Technician
   MCSA: Windows Server 2012
   MCSA: SQL Server 2012
   MCITP: SharePoint Administrator 2010
   Certified Information Systems Security Professional
   Project Management Professional (PMP)

Kingdom Cuts Christian Cosmetology School / Angels Island Salon 

 Cosmetology Training

Norfolk Public Schools Technical Center

   Pharmacy Technician
   Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN)
   Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC)

Norfolk State University

   On-going credit and non-credit courses and programs approved by the University* 

Old Dominion University (ODU)

   Career Switcher Teacher Licensure Program
   On-going credit and non-credit courses and programs approved by the University*

Paul D. Camp Community College (PDCCC)

   Ongoing credit and non-credit courses and programs approved by the College*

The Pruden Center for Industry and Technology

   Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)

Riverside School of Health Careers

   Professional Nursing (RN)
   LPN to RN Bridge Program
   Practical Nursing
   Radiologic Technology
   Surgical Technology
   Physical Therapist Assistant
   Medical Assistant

School Board of the City of Virginia Beach Adult Learning Center (ALC)

   Certified Clinical Medical Assistant
   Personal Fitness Trainer
   Pharmacy Technician
   Emergency Medical Technician
  Personal Care Aide

Sentara College of Health Sciences

   B.S. Degree in Nursing (BSN)
   RN to B.S. in Nursing
   Cardiovascular Technology – Invasive
   Cardiovascular Technology – Electrophysiology
   Cardiovascular Technology – Adult Echocardiography
   Cardiovascular Technology-Non-Invasive Vascular Study
   Surgical Technology
   Care Partner Program
   Central Sterile Supply Technician
   Monitor Surveillance Technology

Tidewater Community College (TCC)

   On-going credit and non-credit courses and programs approved by the College* 
   Job Skills Training Program (JSTP) in the Culinary Arts , Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), and  Certified Security Officer Occupational Areas

Training Services, Inc. t/a Aviation Institute of Maintenance

   Aviation Maintenance Technician
   Avionics Technician
   Aviation Maintenance Technical Engineer

Virginia School of Technology - dba: Fortis College

   Massage Therapy
   Heating, Ventilationm Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
   Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN)
   LPN to Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN)
   Dental Assistant
   Pharmacy Technician

Workforce Development Corporation

   Environmental Remediation Worker (Hazardous materials abatement)
   Field Technician/Laboratory Technician

 --Specific programs within groupings identified with an asterisk (*) will be authorized for individual customers by One-Stop Staff, based on current LMI occupational demand information.
-- The above programs were approved by the HRWDB at their meeting of 6/18/14)



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