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Looking to improve your employability or earn more money once you graduate?

Many of LCCC’s programs and courses are designed to help you improve your salary by preparing you to earn industry-recognized certifications in addition to your degree or certificate. These industry credentials will help employers evaluate and understand your skills – which helps you get hired or advanced in your current position. 

The list below includes many of the industry certifications you can earn through LCCC’s classes and programs. Some of these are embedded in the course material, and some require an additional exam. Certifications are issued by a 3rd party representing the Industry and not by LCCC.


  • American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB) certification
  • American Payroll Association's Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) exam
  • American Society for Quality (ASQ) Certified Quality Improvement Associate
  • ASQ Certified Quality Auditor
  • ASQ Certified Six Sigma Certifications
  • Certified Administrative Professional (CAP)
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
  • Certified Professional Coach (CPC)
  • Certified Quality Engineer (CQE)
  • Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP)
  • Credit Counseling Certification
  • Financial Health Counseling Certification
  • Human Resource Certification Institute's PHR
  • IC3 Digital Literacy Certification- IC3 GS5: Computing Fundamentals, Key Applications, Living Online.
  • IOFM Accounts Payable Manager (APM) Certification
  • Lean Certification
  • Lean Six Sigma Certifications
  • Microsoft Certifications
  • National Association of Certified Credit Counselors Credit Counseling Certification
  • Online Marketing Certified Associate (OMCA®)
  • Online Marketing Certified Professional (OMCP)
  • Professional in Human Resources® (PHR®)
  • Senior Professional Human Resources certification (SPHR)
  • SHRM-SCP (Senior Certified Professional)

Learn more about our Business and Entrepreneurship Certifications

Computers and IT
  • (ISC)2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Adobe Certifications
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate
  • AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate
  • Certified Bookkeeper (CB)
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • Certified Network Defender (CND)
  • Certified Payroll Professional (CPP)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate Routing & Switching
  • Comp TIA Certifications
  • CT-012 CompTIA A+ Exam 220-1001, CT-013 CompTIA A+ Exam 220
  • 1002, and ITIL Foundation Certification
  • EC-Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA)
  • EXIN Cloud Computing Foundation Certification
  • Intuit QuickBooks Certified User (QBCU)
  • ITIL 4 Foundation
  • ITIL 4 Foundation Certification, EXIN BCS SIAM Foundation, EXIN
  • Foundation Certificate in DevOps
  • ITIL Expert Lifecycle Intermediates
  • ITIL Expert Lifecycle Intermediates (ITIL Service Strategy, ITIL Service
  • Operation, ITIL Service Design, ITIL Service Transition, ITIL Continual
  • Service Improvement) and MALC (ITIL Managing Across the Lifecycle).
  • ITIL Foundation Certificate
  • Linux Professional Institute (LPI) Linux Essentials
  • Microsoft Certifications
  • Python Certified Associate in Programming {PCAP)
  • Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
  • VMware Certified Associate (VCA)

Learn more about our Computer and IT Certifications

Culinary and Hospitality
  • Hospitality Fundamentals Program certificate awarded by EI
  • Hospitality Operations certificate awarded by EI
  • Rooms Division of Specialization certificate
  • ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification Exam

Learn more about industry certifications in Culinary and Hospitality

Engineering and Manufacturing
  • ASQ Certified Quality Technician (CQT)
  • Autodesk certified professional
  • Autodesk Certified Professional in inventor for Mechanical Design
  • Autodesk Inventor Certified User Certification
  • Automotive Service Excellence (ASE)
  • Council-certified Indoor Environmentalist (CIE)
  • Creo Parametric Fundamentals Certification - Solidworks Design (CSWA - Mechanical Design) Associate
  • IPC J-STD-001 Certified IPC Specialist
  • ITIL 4 Foundation
  • ITIL Foundations
  • LEED Green Associate Credential from USGBC (US Green Building Council)
  • NATE Core and Specialty Test certification exams, and the EPA 608 certification
  • NCRC
  • NIMS Machining Level 1
  • Solidworks Design (CSWA - Mechanical Design) Professional
  • Tee Tillet or Butt Jouit
  • Welding Technician AWS Certified Welder

Learn more about industry certifications in Engineering and Manufacturing

Health and Wellness
  • AAMA Certified Medical Assistant
  • American Council on Exercise Certified Health Coach
  • American Heart Association Health Care Provider
  • American Heart Association Heart Saver First Aid and CPR/AED
  • American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or PBT(ASCP)
  • Computed Tomography Certificate
  • Dental Radiographer/LCCC DHP
  • National Certification Council of Activity Professionals (NCCAP)
  • Paramedic Certificate
  • Red Cross Responding to Emergencies; American Heart Association Health Care Provider Certificate
  • Red Cross Wilderness and Remote First Aid
  • Renewal of American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers
  • State of Ohio Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification; National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician - EMT Certification
  • AHDI Registered Healthcare Documentation Specialist (RHDS)
  • American Board of Opticianry (ABO) certification
  • Certified Coding Specialist exam offered by AHIMA
  • Certified Inpatient Coder (CIC) Certification
  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
  • Certified Outpatient Coder (COC)
  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)
  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician Specialist (CPTS)
  • Certified Physician Practice Manager (CPPM)
  • Certified Risk Adjustment (CRC™) Certification
  • Contact Lens Registry Exam (CLRE)
  • Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES)
  • Electronic Health Record Specialist (CEHRS)
  • Medical Interpreter certification (any)
  • NASM Certified Nutrition Coach certification
  • National Association of Health Unit Coordinators (NAHUC) certification
  • National Contact Lens Examiners (NCLE) Basic certification exams
  • NCSF-Certified Strength Coach (CSC)
  • NCSF-Sport Nutrition Specialist (SNS)
  • NHA's CEHRS certification
  • Opticianry Certification Exam (NOCE)
  • Performance Enhancement Specialist
  • Pharmaceutical Representative Certification (PRC)
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE)
  • Senior Fitness Association (SFA) certification exams Senior Personal Trainer Certification or the Senior Fitness Instructor Certification

Learn more about industry certifications in Health and Wellness

Social Sciences/Human Services and Public Safety
  • Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistant
  • Ohio Peace Office Certification From OPOTC

Learn more about industry credentials in Social Sciences/Human Services and Public Safety