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Technology Certificate Programs

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Technology Certification & Badging

Technology Certificate Programs in CAD/BIM (AutoCAD & Revit), CAD (AutoCAD), BIM (Revit) and Civil 3D.

Technology Certificate Programs can be completed in 7 to 10 months.

Learn from experienced, practicing professionals who are software certified and are also trained educators.

Earn Internationally-Recognized Digital Badges which demonstrate your success.

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    Technology Certificate Programs

    All of our courses are designed to work together, so a student constantly builds on lessons learned in the previous courses.

    In the PFC 501 Technology Certificate Completion Practical, you will work 1:1 with your instructor to create a project which you can present at a job interview, which demonstrates the skills you learned at VDCI.

    Work closely with our experienced Admin Team to help you use the many tools we provide to help you get a job.

  • CAD/BIM Technology Certificate Program

    The CAD/BIM Technology Certificate Program provides students with the skills and technical knowledge requested by employers using AutoCAD Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and Revit Building Information Modeling (BIM) software. The certification programs focus on the development of fundamental drafting and CAD and BIM skills and problem-solving strategies.

    You can specialize in Revit MEP, Revit Structure, or AutoCAD Construction Documents.

    $6,000.00 USD

    or 10 payments of $600.00 or alternate payment plans (please call to discuss)

    Program Details

    400 Instruction Hours
    Complete it in 10 Months

  • BIM Technology Certificate Program

    Revit is the industry standard software program for BIM (Building Information Modeling). In the BIM Technology Certificate Program, you create a 3D model of a moderately complex commercial project and extract the construction documents directly from the BIM model.

    Today, Government, Military, Hospital, Education and other similarly-scaled projects require that their work be completed in Revit (BIM). You can specialize in Revit Architecture, Revit MEP or Revit Structure.

    $4,200.00 USD

    or 8 payments of $525.00 or alternate payment plans (please call to discuss)

    Program Details

    280 Instruction Hours
    Complete it in 8 Months

  • CAD Technology Certificate Program

    The CAD Technology Certificate Program provides students with the skills and technical knowledge requested by employers using Computer-Aided Design (CAD) software.

    The certificate program focuses on the development of construction documentation skills and problem-solving strategies.

    $4,200.00 USD

    or 8 payments of $525.00 or alternate payment plans (please call to discuss)

    Program Details

    280 Instruction Hours
    Complete it in 8 Months

  • Civil 3D Technology Certificate Program

    The Civil 3D Technology Certificate Program focuses on the specific technology skills needed for site development and also to develop and refurbish of our infrastructure system.

    Students are exposed to public 3D/virtual databases and learn about 3D data management and project file sharing. Coursework integrates with CALTRANS and other public agency requirements and databases.

    $4,050.00 USD

    or 9 payments of $450.00 or alternate payment plans (please call to discuss)

    Program Details

    270 Instruction Hours
    Complete it in 7 Months