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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. 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
  • Convenience - opportunity to register anytime
  • Expertise - highly-qualified instructors lead sophisticated training programs

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.

Earn a Workforce Training Certificate
Workforce Training Certificate (WTC) programs at FCC are designed to prepare individuals for direct entry into the workforce by delivering the knowledge and skills necessary for employment in high-demand industries. Comprised of a non-credit course or a series of courses, an FCC Workforce Training Certificate credential demonstrates your acquired knowledge, proven skills and recognized capabilities within a specific industry. As a leading provider of workforce training, FCC continues to prepare individuals for emerging employment opportunities.


Contact Us

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