• V.A.S.T Grant Pathways Course Schedule  

     40-96+ CE Hours Available

    Bookkeeping Specialist Certificate

    Course Name

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

    Enroll

    Beginning Computers

    8

     Computer System and their uses in today's business communities

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

    Introduction to Spreadsheets

    16

     Instruction in terminology, program parameters, display characteristics, formatting features, mathematical functions and printing

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

    Computerized Accounting I

    16

     An introduction to the accounting cycle in a computerized environment

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

     

     

     

     

     

    CIT Network Certificate

    Course Name          

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

    Enroll

    Beginning Computers

    8

     Computer System and their uses in today's business communities

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

    Introduction to Hardware and Software

    16

     Overview of personal computer systems. Includes introduction to computer hardware, software, and the everyday use of computers

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

    Network I

    16

     Introduction to local area networks (LANs) as a significant tool in the coordination of modern business offices and operations. Examination of various production components to determine the best available system for the present need.

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

     

     

     

     

     

    CIT- Web Design Certificate 

    Course Name

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

    Enroll

    Beginning Computers

    8

     Computer System and their uses in today's business communities

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

    Web Site Creation I

     

     Web site creation with graphic elements.  Includes web authoring software and study of websites and browsers

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

    Web Site Creation II

     

     Publishing, design, and layout techniques for websites.

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

     

     

     

     

     

    Criminal Justice Specialist Certificate 

    Course Name

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

    Enroll

    Beginning Computers

    8

     Computer System and their uses in today's business communities

    Yes

     Pre-Register

    Traffic Law Enforcement

    16

     Arrest and citation procedures.  Includes the requirements placed upon drivers and pedestrians by traffic laws.  Also covers updates to the Transportation Code.

    Yes

     Pre-Register

    Arrest, Search and Seizure

    16

     Probable cause, detention and arrest, exceptions to search warrant requirements, search warrant requirements, search warrant principles and preparation including documentation and components of a probable cause affidavit, suppression hearings, and civil liability

    Yes

     Pre-Register

     

     

     

     

     

    Early Childhood Specialist Certificate

    Course Name

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

    Enroll

    Beginning Computers

    8

     Computer System and their uses in today's business communities

    Yes

     Pre-Register

    Learning Theories for Child Care Providers

    16

     Overview of learning theories appropriate to the early care and   education of children from birth through eight

    Yes

     Pre-Register

    Curriculum/Activities for Young Children

    16

     Exploration of developmentally appropriate practices in early care and education programs.

    Yes

     Pre-Register

     

     

     

     

     

    Medical Coding Specialist Certificate

    Course Name

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

    Enroll

    Beginning Computers

    8

     Computer System and their uses in today's business communities

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

    Introduction to Health Professions

    32

     An overview of roles of various members of the health care system, educational requirements and issues affecting the delivery of health care.

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

     

     

     

     

     

    Office Specialist Certificate 

    Course Name     

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

    Enroll

    Beginning Computers

    8

     Computer System and their uses in today's business communities

     

     Pre-Register 

    Word Processing Applications I

    16

     Introduction to word processing terminology, editing function formatting and special text options

     

     Pre-Register 

    Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets (Excel)

    16

     Instruction in terminology, program parameters display characteristics, formatting features, mathematical functions, and printing.

    Yes

     Pre-Register 

     

     

     

     

     

     Oil and Gas Safety Certificate

    Course Name

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

    Enroll

     Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Training and Related Topics

    24

     "Special Topics in Environmental and Pollution Control Technology/Technician" Topics address recently identified current events, skills knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student.  This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency

     

     Pre-Register

     First Aid / CPR

    8

     Instruction in first aid for injured and ill persons

     

     Pre-Register

     Introduction to Safety and Health (OSHA 10)

    10

     Recognize and evaluate hazards in the workplace and implement control measures including engineering, administrative, and PPE

     

     Pre-Register

     

     

     

     

     

     Oil Patch Preparation System (OPPS) Certificate

    Course Name

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

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    PEC Core Compliance

    24

    An introduction to the basic concepts of safety and health

     

     Pre-Register

     First Aid / CPR

    7

    Instruction in first aid for injured and ill persons

     

     Pre-Register

     Introduction to Safety and Health

    10

    Recognize and evaluate hazards in the workplace and implement control measures including engineering, administrative, and PPE

     

     Pre-Register

     

     

     

     

     

    Welding Specialist Certificate 

    Course Name

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

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    Pipe Welding

    32

     This course covers pipe welding techniques and applications.

     

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     Special Topics in Applied Mathematics

    8

     Topics address recently identified current events, skills knowledge, and/or attitudes and behaviors pertinent to the technology or occupation and relevant to the professional development of the student.  This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency

    Yes

     Pre-Register

     

     

     

     

      

    CDL Certificate 

    Course Name

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

    Enroll

     Beginning Computers

    8

     Computer System and their uses in today's business communities

     

     Pre-Register 

     CDL Written Skills

    32

     Overview of the State of Texas Class A Commercial Drivers License written test.  In depth coverage of air brakes, combination vehicle, doubles and triples, tankers and hazardous materials.  Includes preparation for mastery of the Commercial Driver’s License written examination.

     

     Pre-Register 

     

     

     

     

     

    CNA Certificate 

    Course Name

    CE Hours

    Description

    Lab

    Enroll

    CNA Skills I

    64+

     A study of the concepts that serve as the foundation for health profession courses, including client care and safety issues, basic client monitoring, and health documentation methods.

    Yes

     Pre-Register

    CNA Clinical

    48+

     A health-related work based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical profession

    Yes

     Pre-Register