Refugee/Entrant Vocational Education Services Training Program

REVEST students may continue their education at MDC by taking vocational courses. The following options are available:

Career Technical Certificate (CTEC) Programs

REVEST offers FREE vocational Programs to eligible students upon completion of VESOL Level 3.

These Programs in high-demand last around a year and will provide students with a combination of education and technical skills required for vocational certification to achieve marketable occupations.

Majors
Code Program Name Hours Cost*
53021 Massage Therapy 750 $3,130.96
53007 Medical Assisting 1300 $4,224.76
53010 Medical Coder Biller 999 $3,194.05
53004 Pharmacy Technician 1050 $3,277.80
53003 Phlebotomy Technician ** 165 $555.91
57006 Private Security Officer 68.2 $374.03
Majors TABE Scores
Entrance Exit
Reading Language Math Reading Language Math
Massage Therapy 7 7 7 10 10 9
Medical Assisting 8 8 8 10 10 10
Medical Coder Biller 9 9 8 11 11 9
Pharmacy Technician 8 8 9 10 10 11
Phlebotomy Technician ** 8 8 9 10 10 11
Private Security Officer 8 8 9 10 10 11

* Cost shown for information only. Programs free for eligible students.

** No minimal TABE score required for this program. Only requirement is to take the TABE at least once.

Requirements

  • All REVEST students should also meet the “in-state” residency status and obtain the required TABE scores listed above.
  • REVEST also offers a TABE Preparation Class (GED) to help you get those scores

Continuing Workforce Education (CWE) Courses

REVEST offers CWE courses to eligible students through the School of Continuing Education & Professional Development of Miami Dade College.

These INDIVIDUAL COURSES available upon completion of VESOL LEVEL 3, are designed to provide skills maintenance and enhancement to those already employed or retraining, and immediate employment opportunities to those unemployed.

The following are the fields covered:

Computers

  • Windows Introductory Courses
  • Microsoft Office Applications Courses
  • Computer Accounting Applications
  • Web Page Development
  • Video Editing
  • Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Repair and Maintenance
  • Computer Graphics
  • Computer Networking

Marketing

  • Import / Export
  • International Marketing
  • Management Development
  • Selling for Non-Sales Professional
  • Becoming a Business Coach
  • Marketing on a Shoestring

Florida Licenses

  • Notary Public License
  • General Contractor License Exam Prep.
  • Real Estate Sales Agent
  • Condo/Townhome Assn. Property Management
  • Home Inspection
  • Real Estate Appraisal
  • Construction Project Management
  • Mortgage Brokerage and Underwriting
  • Insurance/Accredited Claims Adjustor
  • Child Care Training
  • Human Resource Management

Medical Field

  • First AID for Child Care Providers
  • CPR For Health Care Providers
  • Health Care Risk Management Certification Program
  • Medical Collections Specialist
  • Massage Therapy Board Exam Review
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Terminology

Requirements

The TABE Test IS NOT a requirement for these courses.

College Credit Certificate (CCC) Programs

These Programs in high-demand can last around a year. They consist of an organized curriculum of college credit courses offered in a distinct area of study that leads to occupational goals and for which the college awards a certificate.

REVEST covers up to 36 credits of the CCC PROGRAMS listed below:

Business Specialist
Code Program Name Hours Credits
65020 Small Business 192 12
Business Operations
Code Program Name Hours Credits
65022 Business Management 368 22
65025 Human Resources 368 22
65026 International Business 368 22
65027 Marketing 368 22
Financial Services
Code Program Name Hours Credits
65043 Banking Specialist 368 22
65044 Banking Operations 592 35
Entrepreneurship Studies
Code Program Name Hours Credits
65099 Entrepreneurship 192 12
Computers/Information Technology
Code Program Name Hours Credits
66032 Microcomputer Repairer/Installer 256 15
66044 Information Technology Support 640 32
66045 Computer Programming 720 36
66046 Microsoft Certified Database Administrator 320 16
66048 Oracle Database Administrator 320 16
66049 Oracle Database Developer 320 16
66050 Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) 320 16
Other Areas of Study
Code Program Name Hours Credits
69000 Educator Preparation Institute 336 21
67014 Infant Toddler Specialization 192 12

Requirements

VESOL Level 4 Completion, a TABE score of 8 on Language, Reading and Math and the “in-state” residency status.