Certifications/Credentials

  • Many of our Career and Technical Education classes offer the opportunity for students to earn certifications.  These certifications can lead to advancements in both employment and college admissions.  Below are the current certifications that Orange County Schools offers:

    • Adobe Certified Associate
      • Dreamwever, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier
    • American Red Cross
      • CPR/First Aid
    • Autodesk Certified User
      • Revit
    • Certified Protection Officer
    • Computing Technology Industry Association
      • CompTIA A+
    • Digital and Financial Literacy
      • EverFi
    • Food Handler Certificate
    • Law & Public Safety Intro Competency
    • Microsoft Office Specialist
      • Excel, PowerPoint, Word
    • National Center for Construction Education & Research
      • NCCER
    • National Incident Management Systems
      • NIMS
    • National Law Enforecment Certification
    • NC Food Handler Certificate
    • NECI 911 Basic Communications
    • Office of State Fire Marshal Firefighter Certification
      • OSFM
    • OSHA 10 Hour Industry Certification
    • Phython
      • MTA 98-381, PCAP
    • ServSafe Food Protection Manager
    • Welding
    • Woodworkers Career Alliance Certification
      • WCA
  • The Orange County School System offers a wide range of Career & Technical Education (CTE) programs including Agriculture; Business, Finance, & Marketing; Career Development; Computer Science & Information Technology; Family Consumer Sciences; Health Sciences; and Trade, Technology, Engineering, & Industrial Education. All middle schools offer exploratory CTE courses. Orange County CTE programs do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its activities and programs, including employment policies and practices.