G3 – Get a Skill, Get a Job, Get Ahead

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Discover our IN-DEMAND and STACKABLE credentials and education programs that are eligible for more funding than ever before through the G3 Scholarship.

  • Prepare for a great career and gain the skills needed to secure a job in our region
  • Fit courses around your busy schedule
  • Stack credentials, certificates, and degrees knowing that each leads to a job
  • If needed, take breaks in between training without losing progress along the way
  • Pay $0 tuition if you qualify!

Explore some of the G3-eligible programs that offer accelerated training in high-demand fields in Virginia.

Income Guidelines

Want to see if your income qualifies? Check the chart below:


  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Medical Scribe
  • Medication Aide
  • Patient Service Representative
  • Phlebotomy Technician

Computers & IT

  • CompTIA A+ Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA CASP+ Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA CySA+ Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA IT Fundamentals Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA Linux+ Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA Network+ Prep and Certification
  • CompTIA Security+ Prep and Certification
  • ITIL Foundations Prep and Certification

    Skilled Trades

  • Mechatronics Program
    • Level 1 Certifications
      • Fundamentals of Electricity
      • Fundamentals of Fluid Power
      • Fundamentals of Mechanical Systems
      • Fundamentals of PLC
      • Fundamentals of Robotics
    • Level 2 Certifications:
      • Applied Product ID Fundamentals
      • Applied Mechanical Systems
      • Applied Fluid Power
      • Applied PLC
      • Applied Robotics
  • Construction Project Management
  • Heavy Equipment Operator Program
  • Electrical Apprenticeship (Levels 1-4)
  • HVAC Apprenticeship (Levels 1-4)
  • Plumbing Apprenticeship (Levels 1-4)

Additional Degree and Certificate G3 Eligible Programs

Additional degree and certificate programs are available for G3 in Healthcare, Computers & IT, Skilled Trades, Early Childhood Education, and Public Safety. Learn more by visiting laurelridge.edu/G3.