Fast track your career
Microcredentials are short, industry-recognized courses and certificates that quickly equip you with up-to-date skills to meet demands in the rapidly changing workforce. These credentials certify your competence in a specific skill, making them a perfect option if you are looking to advance in your current career or start a new one.
Microcredentials can be taken as an individual course, or you can take a series of courses to complete a microcredential certificate.
Benefits of microcredentials
Typically 15 to 35 hours, maximum of 14 weeks.
Enhance your credibility and employability.
Gain skills that align with labour-market.
Be evaluated by showing practical skills.
All microcredentials currently offered at NSCC are free because they are part of Quick Train Canada, a fully-funded training program to provide workers with new skills needed to support a clean economy. They're powered by Canadian Colleges for a Resilient Recovery (C2R2) and funded by the Government of Canada’s Sectoral Workforce Solutions Program.
- Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Panel Installation Training Course
- Construction Estimating, Contracts and Project Management Certificate