G3

Get Skilled,
Get a Job, Get Ahead

Discover our IN-DEMAND and STACKABLE credentials and education programs that are eligible for more funding than ever before through the G3 Scholarship.

Prepare for a great career and gain skills needed to secure a job in our region
Fit courses around your busy schedule
Stack credentials, certificates, and degrees knowing that each leads to a job
➡ If needed, take breaks in between training without losing progress along the way
Pay $0 tuition if you qualify!

Explore some of the FastForward eligible programs that are in high-demand fields in Virginia.

Healthcare

  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Nurse Aide
  • Medical Scribe
  • Medication Aide
  • Patient Service Representative
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Phlebotomy Technician

Computers & IT

  • Amazon Web Services Academy Cloud Foundations Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA A+ Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA IT Fundamentals Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA Linux+ Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA Network+ Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA Security+ Prep and Certification
  • ITIL Foundations Prep and Certification

    Skilled Trades

  • Mechatronics Program
    • Fundamentals of Electricity
    • Fundamentals of Fluid Power
    • Fundamentals of Mechanical Systems
  • Carpentry (Level 1)
  • Construction Project Management
  • Heavy Equipment Operator (Level 1)
  • Electrical Apprenticeship (Levels 1-4)
  • HVAC Apprenticeship (Levels 1-4)
  • Plumbing Apprenticeship (Levels 1-4)

Additional degree and certificate programs are available for G3 in Healthcare, Computers & IT, and Skilled Trades, Early Childhood Education, and Public Safety.

Income Guidelines

Want to see if your income qualifies? Check the chart below:

Persons in Household Federal Poverty Guideline You may qualify for G3 if your household income is less than:
1 $12,880 $51,520
2 $17,420 $69,680
3 $21,960 $87,840
4 $26,500 $106,000
5 $31,040 $124,160
6 $35,580 $142,320
7 $40,120 $160,480
8 $44,660 $178,640
9 $44,660 $178,640
10 $44,660 $178,640
11 $44,660 $178,640
12 $44,660 $178,640
13 $44,660 $178,640
14 $44,660 $178,640
15 $44,660 $178,640

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