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I Want to Train for a Job

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Some of the most popular programs at Spokane Community College (SCC) are considered career and technical because they offer students the skills they need to help launch them into high-wage, in-demand job markets. Take a look at the different ways you can train for a job at SCC.

Short-Term Job Training

If you have been out of the work force for a while or simply need to refresh your skills, short-term job training is a good option for getting back to work quickly.

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A welder at work

Earn money while getting the skills you need to succeed in professions like contracting, electrian, plumber, painter, sheet metal worker and more.

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Prepare for College Courses

If you want to go to college and it's been a while since your last math course, an easy College Prep course may be just what you need. Refresh or get new skills in a variety of topics geared towards your success for only $25 per quarter.

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Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training (I-BEST/Smart Start)

Are you looking for basic skills and want to finish with a degree? You can get help with your program through an
I-BEST/Smart Start program.

Available Programs and Courses

Aviation Maintenance Technology Area of Study

  • Aerospace Composite Technician - Certificate 

Automotive Area of Study

  • Collision and Refinishing Area of Study

    • Automotive Collision and Refinishing Technician - AAS

    • Automotive Collision Technician - Certificate

    • Automotive Refinishing Technician - Certificate

    • Sheet Metal Restoration and Fabrication - Certificate

  • Maintenance and Light Repair Area of Study

    • Automotive Maintenance and Light Repair - Certifcate​

  • Automotive Technology Area of Study

    • Automotive Technology - AAS

    • A1 Engine Repair - Certificate

    • A2 Auto Transmissions/Transaxles - Certificate

    • A3 Manual Drive Train & Axles - Certificate

    • A4 Suspension and Steering - Certificate

    • A5 Brakes - Certificate

    • A6 Electronics/Electrical Systems - Certificate

    • A7 Engine Heating and Air Conditioning - Certificate

    • A8 Engine Performance - Certificate

    • Automotive Technology - Certificate

    • Automotive Technology Short-Term - Certificate

  • Toyota T-TEN Area of Study

    • Toyota T-TEN - AAS

Aviation Maintenance Technology Area of Study

  • Aviation Maintenance Technology - AAS

  • Aerospace Composite Technician - Certificate 

  • Airframe Maintenance - Certificate 

  • Powerplant Maintenance - Certificate

Utility Construction (Avista) Area of Study

  • Utility Construction (Avista) - Certificate

Biomedical Equipment Area of Study

  • Biomedical Equipment Technician - AAS

Cosmetology Area of Study

  • Cosmetology - AAS

Electrical Maintenance and Automation Area of Study

  • Electrical Maintenance and Automation - AAS

  • Power Systems Maintenance - AAS

Electronics Engineering Area of Study

  • Electronics Engineering Technician - Certificate

  • Avionics - AAS

  • Computer and Data Communications Technician - AAS

  • Electronics Maintenance Technician - AAS

Architectural Technology Area of Study

  • Architectural Technology - AAS

  • Architectural Technology - AAS-T

  • Architectural Technology - Certificate

CAD Design and Drafting Area of Study

  • CAD Design and Drafting - AAS

  • CAD Design and Drafting - Certificate

  • Mechanical Design Technology - AAS

  • Mechanical Design Technology - Certificate

Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC) Area of Study

  • Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration - AAS

Diesel and Heavy Duty Equipment Area of Study

  • Diesel and Heavy Duty Equipment - AAS

Hydraulic and Pneumatic Automation Area of Study

  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic Automation Technician - AAS

  • ​Hydraulic and Pneumatic Automation Technician - Certificate

Machinist/CNC Technology Area of Study

  • Machinist/CNC Technology - AAS

Truck Driver Training (CDL) Area of Study

  • Professional Truck Driving Training - Certificate

Criminal Justice Area of Study

  • Criminal Justice -AAS

    • Law Enforcement - Certificate

Fire Science Area of Study

Welding and Fabrication Area of Study

  • Welding and Fabrication -  Certificate