Job Skills and Career Training Programs - Cleveland Community College, Shelby, NC

Basic Automotive Maintenance Academy

Train to become an entry level automotive service technician. Students learn to inspect, maintain, and repair gasoline powered automobiles and light trucks. Students are encouraged to work on their personal vehicles. Upon completion students may sit for industry-recognized credentials. The fall semester class focuses on Engine Performance and the spring semester class focuses on Brake […]

CNC Technology Academy

The CNC Technology Academy is a job training program that introduces machining skills needed to obtain employment in the metalworking industry. Local employers seek employees who know how to safely perform the basic operations including measurement, layout, blueprint reading, drilling, sawing, turning and milling. The academy also teaches communication skills, resume preparation and interviewing skills. […]

Electrical Lineworker Academy

The Cleveland Community College Electrical Line Worker Academy prepares students with the knowledge, skills, and certificates that Public and Private Utility Companies, Electrical Utility Contractors, Telecommunication Companies and Cellular Tower Companies across the country require for entry-level jobs. Electrical line workers install, repair, and maintain electrical power distribution and transmission systems. Electrical line work is […]

EMT-Basic Academy

The EMT-Basic Academy introduces basic emergency medical care. Topics include preparatory, airway, patient assessment, medical emergencies, trauma, infants and children, and operations. Upon completion students should be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to achieve North Carolina State or National Registry EMT Basic certification. Cost $180 paid at registration. Up to $180* for […]

Firefighter Academy

If you are interested in a career in fire service, or if you simply want to complete certification classes for Firefighter I and II and Haz Mat in a timely manner, then the Firefighter Academy is for you! This Academy will allow you to complete every class for these certifications, and give you the para-military […]

Human Service Exploration: DSS Case Worker

The DSS Case Worker course covers the skills and strategies designed to provide employability skills training and career exploration for the role of Income Maintenance Caseworker with Division of Social Service Agencies.   It will follow the state approved curriculum for NC FAST.  This class is a must for DSS workers and individuals seeking to work […]

Pharmacy Technician Academy

The Pharmacy Technician Academy will provide you with the knowledge and preparation to become a Certified Pharmacy Technician. The course will cover: State and Federal drug laws and regulations Pharmaceutical abbreviations Measurements and calculations Reading and interpreting prescriptions Drug classifications and commonly prescribed drugs Community and Hospital Pharmacy Practices Pharmaceutical compounding Medical safety and dispensing […]

Robotics Academy

The Robotics Academy is a job training program that trains students to be experienced technicians and prepares them for employment in industries that use robotics in manufacturing. Local employers seek employees who can program, troubleshoot, and repair robots or mechatronics devices. The academy also teaches communication skills, resume preparation and interviewing skills. Cost $180 paid […]


VMWARE IT Academy Courses … Install, Configure, Manage (ICM) vSphere 6.7 and Optimize and Scale (O&S) vSphere 6.7 … 70% Off Discount Voucher(s) for Foundations and DCV Exams! Hands-on training with 24/7 access to virtual online labs for VMware ESXi and VMware vCenter Server. Courses satisfy training requirement for the VCP-DCV certification. Cleveland Community College […]