The Workforce and Community Development office of Rappahannock Community College is pleased to offer online learning opportunities in the following areas. To learn more about these offering, click on the link of interest.
SkillsOnline is Rappahannock Community College’s new professional development and workforce training Internet portal, offering skills-based courses needed to succeed in a 21st-century workplace. With nearly 3,500 self-paced and instructor-led courses, SkillsOnline is an affordable, efficient way individuals can learn skills and prepare for certifications online to advance in their careers or get a better job. Courses are offered any time and anywhere over the Internet. Employers can use SkillsOnline to train workers, provide industry certification, meet compliance requirements and offer professional advancement.
SkillsOnline Courses Available in 19 Industries:
- Accounting & Bookkeeping | Business Process | Clean Energy | Computer Applications
- Environmental Sciences | Health | Hospitality & Food Service | Information Technology
- Logistics and Operations | Marketing | Materials & Manufacturing | Medical Services & Nursing
- Mining & Chemicals | Networks and Systems | Programming
- Project Management | Safety & OSHA Requirements
Simplified registration and an orientation plus an online discussion board make it easy to get started. Free online help is available at any time, including free skills and career assessment tools for students and veterans.
Tuition is very affordable and can be paid via credit card or purchase order. Most courses cost between $99 and $125, while some industry certification preparation courses are priced accordingly at higher rates. Transcripts are maintained online and can be accessed at any time.
Technology Ed, LLC.
Education options offered through Technology Ed offers professional development courses in science, engineering, and technology management.
Their courses are delivered through a distance learning platform that allows students the opportunity to study at their own pace and receive a certificate of completion that can be used to satisfy certification requirements (CEU or PDUs) or career development needs.
The Center for Legal Studies
The Center for Legal Studies (CLS) was founded in 1980. We offer legal studies courses in conjunction with hundreds of colleges and universities nationwide in the following formats: live lecture, online, DVD, and text-only. The curriculum is updated by CLS to remain current and on-pace with the newest trends in the legal industry. Recognizing the state-of-the-art technology and ease of use, online courses created by CLS were awarded top honors by Thomson West Publishing International.
The following CLS courses are being offered by RCC for 2017:
- SP17I: January 9 – February 24, 2017
- SP17II: March 6 – April 21, 2017
- SU17I: May 1 – June 16, 2017
- SU17II: June 26 – August 11, 2017
- FA17I: August 21 – October 6, 2017
- FA17II: October 16 – December 1, 2017
Corporate Continuing Online Workforce Education
JER Online lists over 1000+, cost affordable, non-credit Continuing Workforce Courses and Certificates. We are always adding “more courses — all the time “to a growing inventory.” Students who enroll in JER Online courses are either individual, employees of a company, consultants, and freelancers or those seeking new career choices. Start anytime or on a fixed time schedule and access your course anytime from anywhere for fast completion. JER Online offers discounted pricing for employee group enrollments. As an extra added value and bonus, students will have 1 year access to their online courses, post course completion (applies to self-directed corporate developed courses only). Enroll today.
Medical Terminology Training
According to the U.S. Department of Labor Statistics, health information technicians are one of the ten fastest growing allied health occupations. The program is a self-paced, interactive, learn-at-home process that has been designed by experts with over 35 years of experience in the MT field. Your goal is to complete the course and pass your final exam. Course is available through JER Online.
W.I.T.S. has been training and certifying fitness professionals in partnership with colleges for over 22 years. These online/blended courses are designed for fitness professionals interested in enhancing their skills, meeting continuing education requirements for recertification, earning new nationally-recognized certifications, and gaining the business acumen to either take a management role or pursue entrepreneurship opportunities within the fitness industry.