Programs Funded for 2015-2016:

  • Region 1: Construction
  • Region 4: Industrial Maintenance & Administrative Assistant
  • Region 5: Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Region 6: Advanced Welding
  • Region 7: Health Information Management
  • Region 10: Hospitality
  • Region 11: Industrial Maintenance
  • Regions 13, 14, & 19: Truck Driving (CDL)
  • Region 21: Pharmacy Technician
  • Region 22: Medical Coding and Billing

Programs Funded for 2014 – 2015:

  • Region 1: Electrical Helpers
  • Region 2: Welding I, II, & III
  • Region 3: Welding
  • Region 4: Welding & Medical Coding
  • Region 6: CNA & Medical Aid; CDL (Truck Driving)
  • Region 8: Pharmacy Technician
  • Region 9: FAA Airman Mechanic
  • Region 10: Customer Service
  • Regions 13, 14, & 19: CDL (Truck Driving)
  • Region 18: IT & Cybersecurity
  • Region 21: Pharmacy Technician
  • Region 22: Industrial Maintenance (Building Trades)

PluggedInVA Data 2009 – 2015

 

2009-2012 2012-2013* 2013-2014 2014-2015 Totals
Cohorts Completed 16 13 14 20 63
Students Completing Cohorts** 211 144 120 162 637
Industry-recognized credentials*** 100% 100% 100% 100%

100%

*In 2012 PluggedInVA received additional funding in the Governor’s budget which allowed the model to expand to additional locations across the state. Before 2012, the project was limited to two locations in Southwest Virginia.

**For students to be counted as completed, they must have earned at least one industry-recognized credential.

** All students earn at least one transferable industry-recognized credential and/or a Career Studies Certificate issued by the participating community college. 

 Industry-recognized Certificates Earned by PluggedInVA students

IC3 (Microsoft)
CEHRS (Certified Electronic Health Records Spec)
CANS
Refrigeration Recovery
Phlebotomy
Electronic Medical Records
NCCER (National Center for Construction Education & Research)
OSHA Safety
OSHA 10 & OSHA 30
Medication Administration
HVAC
Electrician Helper
HIPAA
CPR, First Aid, & AED (Automated External Debribrillator)
Pharmacy Technician (Virginia & National)
Welding
Machining
   PC Pro
   CDL (Truck Driving)
   CompTIA A+ Certification
   National Retail Federation
   Dental Assisting & X-Ray
   Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Log Hours
   Forklift Certification

Career Studies Certificates (CSCs) Awarded by Community Colleges to PluggedInVA students

*Topics that are listed in both the Credentials and CSC tables are not duplicates; they represent different types of credentials, usually offered by different cohorts. 

Manufacturing Technician
Entrepreneurship
Electronic Medical Records
HVAC
Welding
Information Technology
Construction & Weatherization
Electrician Helper
Software Quality Assurance
Phlebotomy
Pharmacy Technician
   Customer Care
   CNC (Machining)
      Medical Coding & Billing
   Paraoptometric Assistant                                                        Crime Scene Technician