Alvin Community College - Continuing Education Workforce Development

Alvin Community College - Continuing Education Workforce Development Most of our career training programs can be completed in less than one year!!

The Continuing Education Workforce Development department provides workforce training for individuals as well as opportunities for industry partnerships. Our innovative partnerships with business and industry allow the college to be a part of shaping the future of the community and local businesses. We offer workforce training programs that incorporate new technology to give students the edge they need to further or begin their career in a number of fields including health care, professional services, industrial arts and more. In addition to career training, we offer Alvin and the surrounding communities the opportunity to be life-long learners in our personal enrichment and senior programs.

Mission: Alvin Community College exists to improve the lives of its constituents by providing affordable, accessible, high quality and innovative academic, technical and cultural educational opportunities for the diverse communities it serves.

Don't delay! There are limited spots in the next Motorcycle Safety class on July 13 & 14.  The cost is $225 for a two-da...
07/02/2019

Don't delay! There are limited spots in the next Motorcycle Safety class on July 13 & 14. The cost is $225 for a two-day course and registration can be completed online at https://bit.ly/2xspspa or call us at 281-756-3787.

Motorcycle safety is a two-day course that includes classroom instruction and hands-on, in-the-seat training in the use of controls and parts, smooth starts and stops, shifting gears, braking, turning and evasive maneuvers. After successful completion of the course, you will receive your motorcycle endorsement.

Call today to find out more 281.756.3787 or register online here https://bit.ly/2WFkGUl

Alvin Community College is proud to be a recipient of the Texas Workforce Commission’s 2019 Construction Trades Grant....
06/28/2019

Alvin Community College is proud to be a recipient of the Texas Workforce Commission’s 2019 Construction Trades Grant. The grant provides one of the following classes for FREE to eligible individuals:

• NCCER Pipefitting Level 1 with NCCER Core
• NCCER Pipefitting Level 2
• NCCER Millwright Level 1 with NCCER Core
• Welding level 1A (stick on plate) with NCCER Core
• Welding level 2A (mig & fluxcore on plate)
• Welding level 3A (mig & fluxcore on pipe)

Eligibility:
• At least 18 years old
• US Citizen; and
• If male, follows the policies for Selective Service

Day and night classes available for the 2019 fall semester. Additional financial aid options available for those that wish to continue their education after the grant.

For more information, please contact the Director of Industrial Programs, Charles “Chase” Burgin, at [email protected] or (281) 756-5711.

Learn the knowledge and skills to assist a physician in various aspects of health care through our Clinical Medical Assi...
06/26/2019

Learn the knowledge and skills to assist a physician in various aspects of health care through our Clinical Medical Assistant Program.

For more information, call us at 281.756.3787.

06/20/2019

In the GED Comprehensive Preparation Course, our seasoned instructors will take you through all four parts of the test – reading/writing, social studies, science, and mathematics – to give you the boost you need to pass the test and earn your GED.

For more information, call us at 281.756.3787.

Beginning in August, we will offer Welding courses at night.  These courses range from Level 1A Structural Welding to Le...
06/18/2019

Beginning in August, we will offer Welding courses at night. These courses range from Level 1A Structural Welding to Level 3A Pipe Welding. To find out more, please call 281.756.5711.

Motorcycle safety is a two-day course that includes classroom instruction and hands-on, in-the-seat training in the use ...
06/13/2019

Motorcycle safety is a two-day course that includes classroom instruction and hands-on, in-the-seat training in the use of controls and parts, smooth starts and stops, shifting gears, braking, turning and evasive maneuvers. After successful completion of the course, you will receive your motorcycle endorsement.

Call today to find out more 281.756.3787 or register online here https://bit.ly/2WFkGUl

With a full curriculum of job readiness skills and hands-on work experiences, the STRIVE program offers a two-year colle...
06/11/2019

With a full curriculum of job readiness skills and hands-on work experiences, the STRIVE program offers a two-year college experience and vocational training for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Call 281.756.5714 to find out more!

06/06/2019
Scholarships

Scholarship Announcement!
We are proud to offer incoming industrial students the opportunity to apply for the 2019 Exxon Mobil Community College Petrochemical Initiative’s Scholarship. Deadline for the application is June 14th. The application and additional instructions can be found on our website at the following location: https://bit.ly/31h5FH0?viewfullsite=true

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Basic Wastewater Operations provides an overview of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality requirements for waste...
06/05/2019

Basic Wastewater Operations provides an overview of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality requirements for wastewater operators and the operation of wastewater treatment plants in the State of Texas.

For more information, contact Sarah Currie at 281.756.3787 or [email protected].

A new session of Certified Nurse Assistant begins June 17. Call 281-756-3787 or visit https://bit.ly/2F6W4uL for more in...
06/04/2019

A new session of Certified Nurse Assistant begins June 17. Call 281-756-3787 or visit https://bit.ly/2F6W4uL for more information.

Check out our industrial programs starting in June.  Call us today to find out more! 281.756.3787
05/30/2019

Check out our industrial programs starting in June. Call us today to find out more! 281.756.3787

Call today to find out more about our summer STRIVE programs.  Space is limited!
05/28/2019

Call today to find out more about our summer STRIVE programs. Space is limited!

The college will be closed on Monday, May 27 for Memorial Day.  We will reopen on Tuesday, May 28.
05/23/2019

The college will be closed on Monday, May 27 for Memorial Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, May 28.

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05/22/2019

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Congratulations to all of graduates!
05/22/2019

Congratulations to all of graduates!

Last night we celebrated our Continuing Education Workforce Development students during their Commencement Ceremony. #EndlessPossibilitiesStartHere

Tonight's the night!  The 2019 GED & CEWD Training Programs Commencement Ceremony begins at 7 PM in the gym.
05/21/2019

Tonight's the night! The 2019 GED & CEWD Training Programs Commencement Ceremony begins at 7 PM in the gym.

Our CDL Class "A" Training course is a 160-hour course that prepares students for entry level employment in the industry...
05/16/2019

Our CDL Class "A" Training course is a 160-hour course that prepares students for entry level employment in the industry. Call us today at 281-756-3787 to find out more!

Beginning this Friday, Alvin Community College will be closed on Fridays until August 9. Have a great summer!
05/15/2019

Beginning this Friday, Alvin Community College will be closed on Fridays until August 9. Have a great summer!

Our Veterinary Assistant Program is a one-semester, two course program that prepares students for the duties of a veteri...
05/09/2019

Our Veterinary Assistant Program is a one-semester, two course program that prepares students for the duties of a veterinary assistant. The next session begins June 3! Call us at 281-756-3787 to find out more.

Congratulations to our STRIVE and Industrial programs for receiving grants!
05/08/2019

Congratulations to our STRIVE and Industrial programs for receiving grants!

ACC recognized the 2019 President Scholars, the Foundation Excellence Award Winners as well as the recipients of Innovative Initiative Grants and Adopt A Grants during the Afternoon of Honor today at the Nolan Ryan Center.

The STRIVE program is offering summer sessions beginning in June.  These sessions are designed for students age 15 and u...
05/07/2019

The STRIVE program is offering summer sessions beginning in June. These sessions are designed for students age 15 and up with intellectual or developmental disabilities. For more information, please contact us at 281-756-3787.

05/01/2019

Good luck to the ACC Level 3 Welding students who are taking their “6G Monster Combo” certification test today at Dynamic Laboratories!”

Alvin Community College - Industrial Programs
04/29/2019

Alvin Community College - Industrial Programs

ACC Industrial Programs would like to thank Turner Industries for continuing to be a large part of our student’s industrial education!

On several occasions, Turner has allowed some of our welding students the opportunity to visit their pipe fabrication facilities and speak directly with their leadership about employment opportunities.

We are very fortunate to have industrial partners like Turner that are willing to go the extra mile for our students.

A new session of Certified Nurse Assistant begins May 6.  Call 281-756-3787 or visit https://bit.ly/2F6W4uL for more inf...
04/25/2019

A new session of Certified Nurse Assistant begins May 6. Call 281-756-3787 or visit https://bit.ly/2F6W4uL for more information.

A new session of Pipefitting - Level 1 begins May 1.  Call 281-756-5711 for more information.
04/23/2019

A new session of Pipefitting - Level 1 begins May 1. Call 281-756-5711 for more information.

04/18/2019
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04/12/2019

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Alvin Community College
04/11/2019

Alvin Community College

Hundreds of local high school students from across the area came to ACC today to take part in the annual Amazing Race to College event. The students roamed the campus and met with staff and faculty to learn more about the many programs ACC had to offer.

Alvin Community College
03/07/2019

Alvin Community College

ACC will be closed March 11-15 for Spring Break.

ACC is excited to announce our new TCEQ Water Operations Training Programs.-Basic Waste Water Operations: 03/18/2019 –...
03/05/2019

ACC is excited to announce our new TCEQ Water Operations Training Programs.
-Basic Waste Water Operations: 03/18/2019 – 03/21/2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. in Building H room 131

-Basic Water Works Operations: 04/14/2019 – 04/18/2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. in Building H room 131

-$360 Each

Call 281.756-3787 for information on how to register

STRIVE students working in horticulture. Interested in our STRIVE program? Contact us at 281-756-3787
02/22/2019

STRIVE students working in horticulture. Interested in our STRIVE program? Contact us at 281-756-3787

Interested in learning about CNC machining as a career? ACC now offers a 16 hour “Introduction to CNC” course that a...
02/21/2019

Interested in learning about CNC machining as a career? ACC now offers a 16 hour “Introduction to CNC” course that allows students the opportunity to learn about robotic machining before taking the full course. Classes begin February 27th and are held from 6pm-10pm for four nights.
For more information on ACC’s Industrial Education Programs please contact Charles “Chase” Burgin at [email protected] or (281) 756-5711.

Alvin Community College
02/13/2019

Alvin Community College

The Houston Food Bank is distributing FREE milk and cereal to anyone in the community until 1 pm today.

The truck is located on campus in the H Bldg Parking Lot near Campus Police.

Are you looking for a high demand career in a growing field? If so, check out what we have to offer! Our next level 1 We...
01/22/2019

Are you looking for a high demand career in a growing field? If so, check out what we have to offer!

Our next level 1 Welding class starts February 4th. ACC’s Welding Program has small class sizes to ensure more one-on-one instruction, career counseling for each student, scholarships for upper-level classes, and follows NCCER and AWS curriculum. In addition, each student will receive national credentials upon completion.

If you’re interested in a more dedicated learning experience, give us a call! Contact Charles “Chase” Burgin at [email protected] or (281) 756-5711.

Register now for our next Clinical Medical Assistant-CMA Program. Call: 281.756.3787 and ask about possible grant fundin...
01/11/2019

Register now for our next Clinical Medical Assistant-CMA Program. Call: 281.756.3787 and ask about possible grant funding

Do you have structural welding experience, but lack the credentials required to be hired as a Combo Welder? ACC will beg...
01/04/2019

Do you have structural welding experience, but lack the credentials required to be hired as a Combo Welder? ACC will begin the second phase our Fast Start IV Welding Grant, which allows students to participate in advanced pipe welding classes at $0 cost! Upon successful competition, students will test for the coveted “Combo Welder” certification in addition to receiving nationally recognized credentials through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER).
This is truly a unique opportunity to receive such a sought after certification for FREE. Grant value = $6,500 per student. Space is limited and available for day time classes only. Don’t wait! Call today!
Please contact Chase Burgin at [email protected] or (281) 756-5711 for more details.

NCCER Pipefitting GrantAre you interested in taking two pipefitting courses for FREE? ACC’S Spring Pipefitting Program...
01/04/2019

NCCER Pipefitting Grant
Are you interested in taking two pipefitting courses for FREE? ACC’S Spring Pipefitting Program provides students the opportunity to complete four of the five levels found in the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) Pipefitting curriculum at a reduced rate.

Through the use of a workforce development grant, eligible participants are able to complete NCCER Core and Pipefitting Level 1 for FREE. Leaving students with only the costs associated with Pipefitting Level 2 and Level 3. This is a rare opportunity for students to take four NCCER Pipefitting courses in a short period of time all for roughly half the normal cost.

This grant is not income based and space is limited. For more information please contact Charles “Chase” Burgin at [email protected] or (281) 756-5711.

Alvin Community College
12/12/2018

Alvin Community College

Enjoy the break, Dolphins! We'll see you in 2019.

12/07/2018

Register online now for our Spring 2019, GED Comprehensive Preparation Course

Ready to change your life in 2019? Register online now for our GED Comprehensive Preparation Course, and get ready to ta...
12/07/2018

Ready to change your life in 2019? Register online now for our GED Comprehensive Preparation Course, and get ready to take the test! Course schedule and information can be found here: https://bit.ly/2rse49L

Looking to get on your bike this spring? Our Motorcycle Safety class is back! You can view class schedules and register ...
12/07/2018

Looking to get on your bike this spring? Our Motorcycle Safety class is back! You can view class schedules and register online at: https://bit.ly/2RHBcfY

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