Want to become more employable in a few short months? A recent U.S. News and World Report study revealed that project management is one of the top three skills employers are looking for. Did you know that PMP can also provide a significant advantage when it comes to salary and earning potential? Among survey respondents to PMI’s Earning Power Salary Survey, those with a PMP certification garner a higher salary (20% higher on average) than those without a PMP certification. (more…)
Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) Workforce Solutions is excited to announce the growth of the accelerated trades and apprenticeship programs offered in the City of Winchester, Middletown and Fauquier County areas. LFCC Workforce Solutions is the region’s reliable source for technical and trades training programs for adults wanting to start or enhance a career in the trades and we are looking for trades instructors to teach the next generation of trades students. Have you ever considered sharing your knowledge and passion as an instructor?
The Shenandoah Valley Workforce Development Board (SVWDB) was awarded a $4 Million grant in October 2015 as part of the US Department of Labor’s American Apprenticeship Initiative designed to address the nation’s critical skill shortage through the expansion of registered apprenticeship programs. (more…)
One of the most critical issues facing organizations today is how to retain the employees you want to keep. The problem is that most organizations stop at the superficial level. They don’t develop a comprehensive strategy to address the challenge of keeping their best people. This certificate series is designed to build your skills in engaging and retaining the talent at your organization! Consider the value of building your skills in this area. All sessions include a light breakfast!
This three-course series examines the issues facing women in leadership positions and offers strategies for handling them. Whether you are in a formal or informal leadership role, join us to take a deeper dive into these three focus areas. Invest in yourself and reap the rewards of reaching your fullest leadership potential!
The Multi-Craft program has advanced to the next level to meet the demands of advanced manufacturing technologies. This new Mechatronics program has been enhanced to include training in Allen Bradley and Siemens PLC languages, industrial electrical/mechanics, fluid power, and process instrumentation and systems control.
LFCC Workforce Solutions is gearing up to celebrate Medical Assistants Recognition Week, October 16-20, 2017, as designated by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA). Medical assistants across the country will be recognized during this special week and honored on Medical Assistants Recognition Day, October 18, 2017. (more…)