Digital Workshop Center Trade School
Oregon Technology Trade School

Oregon Technology Trade School
Certificate Programs

Students enrolling in an Oregon Technology Trade School are provided with a unique, nontraditional approach to higher education.  Continued education at Digital Workshop Center is based on support and mentoring throughout your time as an adult student. 

All workshops are live, online, and an average cohort of 6-8 students.  Each student works in a hands-on, lab style class environment to complete skills based lessons and projects.

Certificate Programs are centered around technology skills first, with the necessary strategy and soft skills included to prepare someone for what would be expected once hired.  Popular programs include UX design, data science, digital marketing, graphic design, frontend web development, business administration and more.  All Oregon residents above the age of 16 are eligible to enroll, including those utilizing a WIOA grant, scholarship, or veterans benefits.

Available Certificate Programs
for Oregon Residents

Each program is designed to help you advance your career.

Graphic Design Certificate Program

Graphic Design Advanced

Go beyond the fundamentals to learn Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign & dive deeper into graphic design

Business Administration Certificate Program

Business Administration

Designed for those needing Microsoft Office, Google Workspace, and essential business administration skills

Data Science Certificate Program

Data Science

Master the tools of data analysis with this comprehensive career program including Python programming

Digital Marketing Certificate Program

Digital Marketing

Learn the essential skills
of digital marketing professionals: SEO, Analytics, AdWords, Social Ads & more

Web Design Certificate Program

Frontend Web Development

Dive into Frontend Web Development including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, frameworks & tools to go farther with your web skills

Project Management Certificate Program

Project Management

Advance your Project Management career towards a PMP or CAPM credential with a professional certificate

UX Design Certificate Program

UX Design

Explore User Experience (UX) design concepts and User Interface (UI) tools including Adobe XD, Figma, Photoshop, Illustrator & more

Data Science Certificate Program

Video Design

Video design concepts, Premiere Pro & After Effects skills to help you edit video content for marketing and more

Talk to an advisor

Talk to an advisor

To learn more about which certificate program is right for you, financing options and more, talk to a student advisor today for free

Oregon Workforce Links

If you are a prospective student searching for an Oregon Technology Trade School and need financial aid assistance, your local Workforce may be able to provide you with assistance including tuition grants, career counseling, job opportunities, and more.  Contact your local Oregon Workforce Center to work with a counselor to learn more.

DWC is an Oregon Eligible Training Provider.  All programs above are approved for WIOA funding.

Oregon Technology Trade School

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Oregon Wage Data

DWC Certificate Programs align to high-demand, high-performing jobs across the state of Oregon in the fields of marketing, design, administrative, and IT.

(Source: State of Oregon Employment Dept)
Oregon Trade School - Wage Data
Oregon Trade School - Wage Data

What can you expect as a new student?

Why Digital Workshop Center?

Business Administration Certificate Fort Collins

81%

of program graduates last year from unemployed to employed.

Business Administration Certificate Fort Collins

2.9

months avg to find employment after graduation

Business Administration Certificate Fort Collins

$12k

average increase in salary of certificate program students

Business Administration Certificate Fort Collins

1-on-1

career counseling and mentoring services included
Always Live | Hands-On | Small Class Sizes | Expert Instructors | Streaming Online

*program statistics compiled from DWC enrollment report (2019-2021)

Certificate Program FAQs

How Long Does Each Program Take to Complete?

Each certificate program allows one year to be completed, but, depending on your pace of learning and skill level, you may move as fast or as slow as you like within that time frame.  DWC works on a rolling enrollment system and provides flexible scheduling options so you can choose the classes that best fit your life.

Each Certificate Program is comprised of many stand-alone classes, a Capstone project, and program-specific assignments.  Once you have completed all the necessary course work, you will earn your certificate.

Career coaching workshops are available to all certificate program graduates.

When Can I Start?

DWC classes are scheduled on a rolling enrollment system with flexible scheduling options. Each student needs to choose the schedule that best fits your availability.

Public, group classes in the certificate programs are offered approximately every 6-8 weeks. Students are able to start with any Level 1 class within the program list as long as prerequisites are met.

What Is Included In A Certificate Program?

Similar to any higher education program, each Certificate Program is comprised of many stand-alone classes.  Once you have completed all the necessary course work, plus a Capstone project and program specific assignments, then you will earn your certificate.

Certificate programs include:

  • Materials: Professional Textbook(s) or Reference Packet(s) for every class
  • Data files: Download materials with practice examples
  • Support:  Mentoring and coaching throughout your program, plus one month of mentoring support
  • One year for a free re-take (for attended students of public classes only)
  • Career coaching workshops including one-on-one resume writing and job search

Financial Aid

Financial Aid options include the Ignite ISA plan, which allows you to pay nothing until you're hired.

Click here to learn more about other financial aid options including DWC’s 12, 18 or 24-month payment plans and more.

Questions?

We are here to help!  To best assist you, we can schedule a complimentary meeting with a student advisor where you can discuss your goals, customize your training plan, and review all costs and time for your program.

Our student advisors will work with you every step of the way to make sure you get the skills you need to succeed along your professional development path.

Contact us here or call our offices at 970-980-8091.

To learn more about what to expect, scheduling, and common questions, you may also download our welcome guide here.

Digital Workshop has a wide variety of digital marketing classes to take. I found I needed to refresh several of my skills in applications that have evolved since I first learned them. Digital Workshop was a convenient way to do this as I used their online course option.
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