LBCC's Short Term Training programs prepare students for entry-level employment in a variety of fields. The fields offered have ready career ladders for advancement, so you can get your foot in the door and work your way up! These certificate programs are state approved, so completion prepares you for a job anywhere in Oregon. Programs are offered as needed, depending on the current openings in the local job market, and may last from 16 weeks to one year. The programs and courses include workplace training, job search skills, and a clinical component where students make connections and gain experience in the field.