Quick Careers Training

Are you unemployed or under-employed, looking for a better job, or lacking job-specific skills? Are you being turned down for job opportunities because your skills are not up-to-date?  Do you lack an employment credentials? Improving your future is quicker than you think. 

The Quick Careers Training program offers a wide variety of short-term training options at affordable prices. Courses are offered during day and evening hours, including hybrid courses*.  Additionally, students may be eligible to sit for and earn a third-party, industry-recognized credential**.


*Hybrid Courses are taught using two instructional formats, combining traditional face-to-face classroom instruction with computer-based distance education.  Students registered in a Hybrid Course MUST attend the first day of class. Students who are absent the first day of class, will not be allowed to enter class.

**Third-party, Industry Credential tests are conducted outside of GTCC with an additional cost.

Requirements to Register for Quick Careers Training:

• A high school diploma or GED is required.
• Individuals must also have good computer skills.
• Meet pre-requisites specific for various courses.

Quick Careers Training Requirements For Successful Completion:

• Earn an overall average of 80% in each major course subject area.
• Be present 90% of the scheduled contact hours.
• Attain a Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) by the end of course. Each class will have a scheduled orientation (Assessment) to prepare students for scheduled exams (WorkKeys). Please see CRC Career Readiness Certificate.
• Attend a Human Resources Development (HRD) class. This important course component provides up to 6 hours of instruction for successful job searches and retention. Please see HRD Human Resources Development.

The fee for the Human Resources Development class is $78.00; students may be eligible for a fee waiver.

The NC Career Readiness exam is $30.00. Students are responsible for the cost of the exam. Payment of the fees will be discussed in class.

The Human Resources Development and NC Career Readiness Certificate classes/labs, are components of the courses.
NOTE: 2-4 additional days may be scheduled on different days than the regular class meeting day (i.e. a class scheduled for Wednesday may also meet on an occasional Thursday), for HRD and CRC.

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CONTACT US: Quick Careers Training Office

GTCC - Greensboro Campus

3505 East Wendover Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27405

Continuing Education Center (CEC) Building
2nd Floor, Room 239

Mailing Address:
Guilford Technical Community College

Attn: Quick Careers/CEC-239
P.O. Box 309
Jamestown, NC 27282

Walk-In Hours:
Monday & Friday 8:30am to 12:30pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday, 1:30pm to 5:00pm
Other times, by appointment

Amy Eberle
Program Assistant
quickcareers@gtcc.edu

(336) 334 - 4822, extension 53115 or 53108


 

Last update 8/22/14