Grapevines: NapaLearns offers new online learning program

Industry-recognized certifications from Adobe, Autodesk, Cisco and Google

Napa Valley Register, Contributed story
Published on May 24, 2020

Fully funded program leads to high tech certifications

NapaLearns announced a new online service offering courses that can lead to industry-recognized certifications from Adobe, Autodesk, Cisco and Google.

The NapaLearns Virtual Career Academy delivers and fully funds the coursework, subject-matter experts and mentors, and access to the software and labs needed to earn one or more entry level certifications in a participant’s chosen area of study.

In addition, NapaLearns will cover the cost associated with certification test preparation and exam fees. The program targets individuals ages 16-25 in Napa County who are eager to accelerate their path to Bay Area digital career opportunities that are in high demand.

4 Career tracks offered

When the NapaLearns Virtual Career Academy launches this summer, it will offer courses in four tracks: Information Technology, Business and Marketing, Programming and Digital Design.

Participants will be able to use tools in real-world projects while earning industry-recognized certificates that can lead to positions in cyber security, social media marketing, digital design and 3-D modeling and software development.

To learn more about the program, NapaLearns is hosting four information sessions on May 26, 28, June 2 and 4.