Fast Career Credentials

Fast Credentials

Remain competitive with changing jobs and apply what you learn immediately.  Working individuals that need updated skills on a short timeline come to Pima Community College as the regional provider of individual classes and micro-pathways to earn employer-recognized credentials.

Some of the micropathways in this program were developed as part of a grant.  If you enroll, demographic and employment information will be collected.  Financial assistance is available.  For additional information email questions to pcc-csnavigator@pima.edu.

Advanced Manufacturing (automated industrial technology)   9 months to completion     $1,750.00
  • UBCT 181  Residential and Industrial Plumbing I
  • UBCT 110  OSHA 10 for the Construction Industry
  • UPHI 149 Critical Thinking
Automotive                                                                                     8 months to completion     $1,750.00

Accredited by the National Automotive Technician Education Foundation (NATEF). Classes are hands-on, self-paced in the state of the art Auto Tech Center of Excellence at Downtown Campus.

  • UAUT 101 Automotive Maintenance
  • UAUT 105 Light Line Maintenance
  • UAUT 128 Electrical Fundamentals & Applications
  • UPHI 149 Critical Thinking
Autonomous Vehicle                                                                    12 months to completion

The nations first autonomous truck driving program.

  • UAIT 100 OSHA 10 and Industrial Safety
  • UAIT 125 Electrical Systems I
  • UAUV 102 Introduction to Autonomous Vehicles
  • ULGM 106A Logistics Management: modes of delivery
  • ULGM 106B Logistics Management: pricing and selection
  • ULGM 106C Logistics Management: regulatory structure
Carpentry                                                                                      6 months to completion        $1,499.00
  • UBCT 105 Professional Services, Construction Math, Rigging
  • UBCT 107 Basic Safety, Tools, Blueprint, OSHA 10
  • UBCT 145 Carpentry I
Electrical                                                                                       6 months to completion        $1,499.00
  • UBCT 105 Professional Services, Construction Math, Rigging
  • UBCT 107 Basic Safety, Tools, Blueprint
  • UBCT 172 Electrical I
HVAC                                                                                             6 months to completion        $1,499.00
  • UBCT 105 Professional Services, Construction Math, Rigging
  • UBCT 107 Basic Safety, Tools, Blueprint
  • UBCT 130 EPA Clean Air Act Section 608
  • UBCT 132  Residential and Industrial HVAC I
Plumbing                                                                                       6 months to completion        $1,499.00
  • UBCT 105 Professional Services, Construction Math, Rigging
  • UBCT 107 Basic Safety, Tools, Blueprint
  • UBCT 181 Plumbing I
Emergency Medical Services (EMS)                                         12 months to completion      $2,100.00

Training the United States Air Force and Pima County emergency services personnel with over 95% success on the national certification exam.

  • UEMT 159 Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation for health providers
  • UEMT 100 Emergency Medical Terminology
  • UPHI 150  Intercultural Fluency
Information Technology – Cybersecurity                                    9 months to completion          $2,499.00

Half a million new IT jobs are awaiting credentialed applicants.

    • UCMN 120 Business and Professional Communication
    • UPHI  121 Critical Thinking
    • UCIS 119A Network Essentials
    • UCIS 124 Google IT Certification
      • Technical Support Fundamentals
      • Bits and Bytes of Computer Networking
      • Operating Systems and Becoming a Power User
      • System Administration and IT Infrastructure Services
      • IT Security: Defense Against the Digital Dark Arts
    • UCIS 128 Network Security
    • UCIS 136 Computer Hardware Components
Product Test Specialist                                                       12 months to completion

This credential is supported by iRAMM Grant funding.  The full price of each course is $995.00.  Those students eligible will be using grant funds to pay a reduced price of $395.00.  To determine eligibility contact Raichelle by email rsutton6@pima.edu or by phone 520-206-4767.

    • UTEC 100 Circuit Analysis I
    • UTEC 113 Solid State Devices & Circuits
    • UTEC 124 Electronic Assembly & Fabrication
    • UTEC 121 Circuit Analysis II
    • UTEC 128 Electronic Measurements
    • UTEC 221 Solid State Devices and Circuits II
    • UTEC 228 Communication Systems