Re-Employing Virginians (REV)

REV Up Your Career

One-time funding to Re-Employ Virginians by covering the costs of tuition and fees!

Through the Re-Employing Virginians (REV) campaign, the governor’s office is giving Virginia’s Community Colleges $27 million to help current and future students cover the costs of tuition and fees in fields that will lead to careers in their community.

We can help thousands of Virginians. Are you one of them?

Virginians who meet the eligibility requirements should contact their local community college. After filling out this form, you will be contacted by a local navigator who can help you claim a voucher and enroll in a program that can give you the skills and education you need to succeed in a career in a high-demand field.

UP TO $1,500

  • Industry Credential and Workforce Training, Part-Time Associate Degree, or Career Studies Certificate

UP TO $3,000

  • Full – Time Applied Associate Degree or Career Studies Certificate (12-credits or more)

Eligibility

To qualify for a REV Training Voucher to enroll in a high-demand workforce education program at a Virginia Community College, an individual must certify that they meet one of the following criteria:

    • A Virginian who lost their job due to COVID-19 and received state unemployment benefits on or after August 1, 2020, or
    • A Virginian who lost a full-time job because COVID-19 caused their place of employment to close or reduce staffing, and who is now working in a part-time job that pays less than $15 per hour. (Individuals who resigned from full-time employment to care for sick relatives or stay home with school-age children are not eligible for these training vouchers but may be eligible for other financial assistance.)

If you’d like to learn more details, read through our frequently asked questions.

Steps to Register for Industry Credential and Workforce Training Programs

If you meet the requirements above, then you’re on your way to getting your next semester or career training paid for. To take advantage of this one-time-only opportunity, follow these next steps:

  • Select the program of choice from below
    • By choosing workforce training, you’ll receive a voucher up to $1,500 applied to your student account.
  • Complete the necessary forms
  • Enroll by Dec. 14, 2020, by contacting our registration team to receive further instructions by phone at 540-868-7021.

Want someone to contact you? Complete the online form to receive information with additional instructions.

Eligible Industry Credential and Workforce Training Programs

Start End Programs Loc.
1/1 3/30 Heavy Equipment Operator Level 1 – ONLINE Hybrid Online Learn More
1/4 2/4 Phlebotomy Technician Program LPC Learn More
1/6 5/10 Medical Assistant Program (CCMA) FAUQ Learn More
1/11 3/29 Heavy Equipment Operator Level 1 MIDD Learn More
1/13 5/12 Construction Project Management MIDD Learn More
1/25 5/28 Medical Assistant Program (CCMA) MIDD Learn More
1/29 5/7 Medical Assistant Program (CCMA) MIDD Learn More
1/30 2/6 CompTIA IT Fundamentals Prep and Certification (Bootcamp) Online Learn More
1/30 5/5 Medical Assistant Program (CCMA) LPC Learn More
1/30 2/20 CompTIA IT Fundamentals Prep and Certification MIDD Learn More
1/30 2/20 CompTIA IT Fundamentals Prep and Certification FAUQ Learn More

Locations

  • LPC – LFCC Luray Page Center
  • MIDD – LFCC Middletown Campus
  • FAUQ – LFCC Fauquier Campus
  • Online – Online Course

 

Eligible Applied Associate Degrees or Career Studies Certificates

  • If you wish to enroll in a career studies certificate or an associate degree, visit the LFCC main site. You’ll receive a voucher for up to $1,500 for part-time or up to $3,000 for full-time – applied to your student account.

New to REV? Here are Your Next steps

If you meet the requirements above, then you’re on your way to getting your next semester or career training paid for. To take advantage of this one-time-only opportunity, follow these four steps.

  1. Fill out the form to connect with staff member at LFCC.
  2. Certify that you’re eligible to receive an REV voucher.
  3. Plan your courses with a navigator and determine your REV funding.
    • If you choose short-term workforce training, you’ll receive up to a $1,500 voucher applied to your student account.
    • If you choose classes for a career studies certificate or an associate degree, you’ll receive up to $1,500 for part-time or up to $3,000 for full-time – both applied directly to your student account.
  4. Enroll by Dec. 14, 2020.

CARES Scholarships

Town of Luray CARES Scholarship

The Lord Fairfax Community College Foundation will provide limited scholarship opportunities for Luray residents who were financially impacted by COVID 19 to take Workforce Solutions Career Preparation or Enhancement classes. Learn more >>>

 

Shenandoah County CARES Scholarship

The Lord Fairfax Community College Foundation will provide limited scholarship opportunities for Shenandoah County residents who were financially impacted by COVID 19 to take Workforce Solutions Career Preparation or Enhancement classes. Learn more >>>


Fauquier County CARES Scholarship

The Lord Fairfax Community College Foundation will provide limited scholarship opportunities for Fauquier County residents who were financially impacted by COVID 19 to take Workforce Solutions Career Preparation or Enhancement classes. Learn more >>>

 

Fauquier County CARES Scholarship

The Lord Fairfax Community College Foundation and Fauquier County will provide limited scholarship opportunities for Fauquier County residents who were financially impacted by COVID 19 to take Workforce Solutions Career Preparation or Enhancement classes.

The scholarship is available to all Fauquier County residents and will cover 75% of tuition up to $2,000 per resident for Workforce Solutions Career Preparation and/or Enhancement classes taken before June 30th, 2021. Registration must occur no later than December 11th, 2020. Some classes are starting in early October so register today.

Questions? Watch the Online Information Session Replay

Shenandoah County CARES Scholarship

The Lord Fairfax Community College Foundation and Shenandoah County will provide limited scholarship opportunities for Shenandoah County residents who were financially impacted by COVID 19 to take Workforce Solutions Career Preparation or Enhancement classes.

The scholarship is available to all Shenandoah County residents and will cover 75% of tuition up to $2,000 per resident for Workforce Solutions Career Preparation and/or Enhancement classes taken before June 30th, 2021. Registration must occur no later than December 11th, 2020. Some classes are starting in early October so register today.

Questions? Watch the Online Information Session Replay

 

Town of Luray CARES Scholarship

The Lord Fairfax Community College Foundation will provide limited scholarship opportunities for Luray residents who were financially impacted by COVID 19 to take Workforce Solutions Career Preparation or Enhancement classes.

GUIDELINES: Scholarship is available to all Luray residents and will cover 75% of tuition up to $2,000 per resident for the Workforce Solutions Career Preparation and/or Enhancement classes are taken before June 30, 2021. Registration must occur no later than December 11, 2020. Some classes starting as soon as October 1. Register today!

Questions? Watch the Online Information Session Replay

VA Ready


Become a VA Ready Scholar and Receive a $1,000 Credential Achievement Award

Through Virginia community college training programs, FastForward has helped Virginians earn thousands of credentials in high-demand career fields that offer family-sustaining wages. The

most affordable option in higher education today, FastForward programs can be finished in a few weeks or months with an average out-of-pocket cost of about $1,000. Financial assistance may be available to those who qualify.

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A new partnership is looking to make some of those programs even more affordable for those who have lost their jobs in the COVID-19 pandemic. The Virginia Ready Initiative (VA Ready) brings together nearly two dozen of Virginia’s top businesses to offer incentives to FastForward graduates in select fields, including priority interviewing, mentorship with experts in the field, and a financial incentive for earning a credential.

Beginning August 1, 2020, anyone who is currently unemployed and eligible to enroll in one of 25 FastForward programs is qualified to become a VA Ready Scholar and receive a $1,000 Credential Achievement Award.

Application

Ready to become a VA Ready Scholar? Simply complete the agreement form here >>>

Eligible VA Ready FastForward Programs at LFCC

Program Name Full Program Cost FastForward (WCG) Price (1/3 of full price) Financial Assistance for FastForward (Eligible Students' Cost = 10% of 1/3)
AWS Cloud Practitioner $1,050.00 $350.00 $35.00
CDL-A Full-Time Option $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CDL-A Part-Time, Weekend Option $4,500.00 $1,500.00 $150.00
CompTIA A+ Prep & Certification $2,499.00 $833.00 $83.30
CompTIA IT Fundamentals Prep & Certification $999.00 $333.00 $33.30
CompTIA Linux+ Prep & Certification $1,497.00 $499.00 $49.90
CompTIA Network+ Prep & Certification $1,695.00 $565.00 $56.50
CompTIA Security+ Prep & Certification $1,611.00 $537.00 $53.70
Electrical Level 1 Apprenticeship $2,304.00 $768.00 $76.80
Electrical Level 2 Apprenticeship $1,650.00 $550.00 $55.00
Electrical Level 3 Apprenticeship $1,650.00 $550.00 $55.00
Electrical Level 4 Apprenticeship $1,650.00 $550.00 $55.00
Heavy Equipment Operator Level 1 $2,994.00 $998.00 $99.80
HVAC Level 1 Apprenticeship $2,541.00 $847.00 $84.70
HVAC Level 2 Apprenticeship $2,301.00 $767.00 $76.70
HVAC Level 3 Apprenticeship $2,301.00 $767.00 $76.70
HVAC Level 4 Apprenticeship $2,301.00 $767.00 $76.70
Medical Assistant (CCMA) Program $3,195.00 $1,065.00 $106.50
Medical Scribe $1,995.00 $665.00 $66.50
Medication Aide $1,002.00 $334.00 $33.40
Nurse Aide Program (CNA) $1,140.00 $380.00 $38.00 997.999002
Phlebotomy Technician Program $1,995.00 $665.00 $66.50
Plumbing Level 1 Apprenticeship $2,424.00 $808.00 $80.80
Plumbing Level 2 Apprenticeship $1,869.00 $623.00 $62.30
Plumbing Level 3 Apprenticeship $1,869.00 $623.00 $62.30
Plumbing Level 4 Apprenticeship $1,869.00 $623.00 $62.30

Frequently Asked Questions

What is VA Ready, what are the student eligibility requirements, and more frequently asked questions, visit here >>>

Community Partner Resources

We represent your local, reliable, and trusted partner for quality and relevant workforce training programs that meet the needs of employers and individuals in our community.

Collected just for you here are a few of our valuable resources to assist in your sphere of influence with individuals and organizations.

LFCC’s Online Career Coach

Careers InDemand Video Series

FastForward Credential Programs

Student Handbooks and Need to Know Information

Funding Options

View Our Course Catalog and LFCC Program Pathways

Healthcare Professionals Information Sessions

Trades Information Sessions

IT Certification Information Sessions

PMP/CAPM Certification Information Sessions

Corporate Training Resources

Corporate Training Resources: Webinars, Radio Show, Blog Posts, Whitepapers, and More

Student Recruitment and Posting Jobs

Trades Fast-Track Career Training Programs

Healthcare Fast-Track Career Training Programs

IT Fast-Track Career Training Programs

Special Promotional Offers

Corporate Training and Workforce Development Resources  ​

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PMP/CAPM Certification Information Sessions

These FREE information sessions will introduce you to the project management certifications and courses that we offer. You will have a chance to meet the instructor and find out more about what is covered in the classes and how they can help boost your career. In addition, our program staff will be in attendance to help you navigate your pathway and also educate you on funding sources that may be available to you.

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