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Welcome to Short Term Training Programs

Short-term career training programs at Frederick Community College provide essential knowledge, skills, and experience required by today’s high-demand industries. An important message to our community regarding COVID-19 >>

Affordable programs can often be completed in less than a year and are designed to prepare individuals for direct entry into the workforce. Programs focus on a variety of industries and offer:

• Flexibility - day, evening, and weekend courses are available in classrooms and online.
• Convenience - opportunity to register online and in person
• Expertise - highly-qualified instructors lead sophisticated training programs

2020 Summer and Fall Registration is Now Open
New programs are now enrolling for summer and fall. Please read our message regarding class sessions and start dates. To see what's new, download our new 2020 Summer Fall Schedule PDF, select a program area from the left menu or browse all courses online and register online.

Discover More with Online Learning

To browse our online learning opportunities featuring a variety of professional and personal learning experiences, visit our online learning program page and register online today >>

Short Term Training Resources
Additional workforce training documents, resources and opportunities are also available. Browse programs below to learn more.


Get Credit for Your Experience
Save money, convert your real-world experience and college-level learning into college credit, and complete your educational goals faster with the Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) program at FCC. Visit or contact Dr. Renee Davis at 301.846.2587 to get started.

Contact Us

Frederick Community College
Continuing Education & Workforce Development
7932 Opossumtown Pike • Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 624-2888 •