NOVA Workforce and FlexProfessionals have partnered to offer:

R2: Retool & Return

for STEM professionals looking to return after a career break or seeking to transition into high-demand tech fields.

R2 combines discounted NOVA Workforce tech training in cloud computing and data analytics with FlexProfessionals’ job-search readiness training and support. Students in this program will be able to participate in the following workshops and receive 1-1 resume review and mock interview support free of charge:

Workshop Topic Schedule Cost Cost with Discount
Re-Entering the Workforce Jan 13,
10am – 12pm
$40 $0
Developing a Compelling Resume Feb 03,
10am – 12pm*
$40 $0
Building a LinkedIn Profile Mar 09,
10am – 12pm*
$40 $0
Interviewing Mar 23,
10am – 12pm*
$40 $0
Landing a Job in Today’s Job Market Mar 30,
10am – 12pm*
$40 $0
1-on-1 Resume Review; Mock Interview TBD, by appointment $300 $0
Total Discounted Workshop Cost: $0  (a $500 value)
All workshops take place at Mason Enterprise Center, 4031 University Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030
* Dates subject to change

To get started and receive your discount code, visit R2: Retool & Return Program or contact Sheila Murphy at sheila@flexprofessionalsllc.com.

Eligible Programs

Cloud Computing Basics

Cloud computing is one of the fastest-growing fields within information technology today! Simply put, cloud computing is the practice of using a network of remote servers hosted on the Internet to store, manage, and process data. As more and more businesses adopt this innovative technology, the demand for skilled cloud professionals is expected to grow substantially. This program series will help you gain the skills and knowledge you need to launch a career in cloud computing. The program includes courses to help you prepare for several stackable industry credentials. These certifications will validate your technical knowledge and skills to effectively design, operate, and maintain cloud computing systems.

Required Courses:

  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
  • CompTIA Linux+
Data Analytics

Data analysis is quickly becoming one of the most in-demand skills in the workplace! A Data Analyst uses data visualization and manipulation techniques to uncover trends and help organizations make better decisions. In this program, you will learn Python and other industry tools to prepare you with the technical and analytical skills needed to collect, analyze and report on data.

Required Courses:

  • Python – Introduction
  • Python – Intermediate
  • Python – Advanced
  • Machine Learning
  • Data Science

Course Options, Schedules & Fees

Participants have the flexibility to select all or just a subset of courses in the Data Analytics or Cloud Computing programs.

Click on the course title to learn more and to register. Enter your discount code in the shopping cart and select the “Apply Class Code” button. The discount only applies to the classes indicated below. Only one discount or promotion can be applied at one time. Refunds and transfers will only be made for the amount paid.

Course Schedule Location Cost with 10% Discount
CompTIA Network+ Prep Jan 25 – Feb 22,
9am – 4:30pm
Annandale $809
CompTIA Network+ Prep Jan 28 – Feb 20,
6 – 10pm
Reston $809
CompTIA Network+ Prep Mar 7 – Apr 4,
9am – 4:30pm
Annandale $809
CompTIA Network+ Prep Mar 16 – 19,
9am – 5:30pm
Woodbridge $809
CompTIA Network+ Prep Apr 18 – May 16,
9am – 4:30pm
Annandale $809
CompTIA Security+ Prep Jan 10 – Feb 7,
9:30am – 4:30pm
Annandale $809
CompTIA Security+ Prep Mar 3 – 26,
6 – 10pm
Reston $809
CompTIA Security+ Prep Apr 20 -23,
9am – 5:30pm
Woodbridge $809
AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Mar 21 – Apr 18,
9am – 5:30pm
Reston $945
CompTIA Linux+ Apr 25 – May 30,
9am – 5:30pm
Reston $809
Python – Introduction Feb 1 – 29,
9am – 4:30pm
Reston $674
Python – Intermediate Mar 14 – Apr 4,
9am – 4:30pm
Reston $674
Python – Advanced Apr 18 – May 9,
9am – 4:30pm
Reston $674
Machine Learning
Coming soon
June 13 – 27,
9am – 5:30pm
Reston $1,034
Data Science
Coming soon
July 11 – Aug 8,
9am – 5:30pm
Reston $1,710

For course or registration-related questions, please contact NOVA Workforce at (703) 503-6300 or NOVAWorkforceAnswers@nvcc.edu