- Coleman High School
- CERTIFICATION PROGRAMS
Industry-Based Certifications position CTE students a step ahead of other applicants for employment in industry. Students earning an Industry-Based Certification possess the knowledge and skills necessary to be successful in a specific career. Earning these credentials shows that students are experienced in real-world industry skills which makes them more competitive in the job market. Each unique CTE Program of Study offers opportunities for students to earn industry-based certifications. Some certifications have age and/or specific industry requirements. See the CTE teacher at your campus for detailed pathway information.A certification is a validation that an individual possesses certain skills, usually related to an occupation and measured against a set of accepted standards.
EDUCATIONAL AIDE I
Student completes the following Education and Training courses with a 70 or better grade in each course:
- Principles of Education
- Instructional Practices
Upon completion of the above, the student will follow the steps for applying for the Educational Aide I Certification.
Certificates - A certificate is a formal award granted by an institution of higher education (IHE) certifying the satisfactory completion of a higher education program.
- Level I certificate: awarded for completing a program consisting of at least 15 and no more than 42 semester credit hours
- Level II certificate: awarded for completing a program of at least 30 but not more than 51 semester credit hours.
- Enhanced Skills and Occupational Skills Certificates: generally 9-15 hours
MIDLAND COLLEGE | FIREFIGHTER CERTIFICATE
Students who complete all Midland College Firefighter and TCFP eligibility requirements will receive the Midland College Level I Firefighter Certificate and will be prepared to take the Texas Commission on Fire Protection Basic Suppression Exam.
MIDLAND COLLEGE | CRIMINAL JUSTICE CERTIFICATE
Students who complete the Law Enforcement Proram of Study will receive a Midland College Level I Criminal Justice Certificate.